In this episode, Devi chats with Toku McCree about the Spiritual Business practices and life lessons of an ex Zen monk gone Spiritual Entrepreneur.  Toku McCree’s awesome journey as a Spiritual Entrepreneur started out in the music industry and took some unexpected turns through a Zen monastery and a preschool.  Now he has a highly successful coaching business and works with brilliant leaders who are obsessed with greatness and understand that ‘success’ is just the beginning of an amazing life and not the destination.  Toku runs the “Unexecutive” and has a coaching incubator called “The Samurai Coaching Dojo”.

In this episode, Devi and Toku discuss:

  • His journey: From… Music Industry professional to Zen Monk to Preschool teacher to Spiritual Entrepreneur and Coach.
  • The “Unexecutive”
  • “Facing ourselves” through Zen practice
  • Living the life of a Shaman out in the world of business vs. a Monastic in a monastery
  • Being willing to experience the “guilt” of what we want
  • Being comfortable with and responsible for what we receive
  • Recognizing that the money that we are receiving is about creating value for the client and has nothing to do with our perception of our own value
  • The challenges facing “young” coaches
  • The main issue that Toku sees coaches having and how he and his partner address it in their coaching incubator.
  • How Toku created a six figure coaching business within 18 months.
  • “Trickle Down Enlightenment”
  • Creating a tribe of leaders who are working to be the wisest most compassionate version of themselves
  • How he works with his clients to be in full alignment with the leader within
  • How to enroll high end clients into your business
  • Coaching as a two person meditation
  • Tools vs. Being for coaching success
  • The power of listening to your clients for success
  • The “Golden Cage of Success”
  • Toku’s Spiritual Business Practices
  • How to create powerful context in your life and business
  • Aligning yourself with your values
  • Values based business and serving people in a deep and meaningful way
  • How to know your real life purpose
  • Toku’s big dream for the world
  • Getting into the place of seeing everything in business as Spiritual Practice
  • and more…

Learn more about Toku:

Resources Mentioned:
The Prosperous Coach
The Coaching Habit

Have a listen!