Season 2 Episode 7 David Schnurman | Heart of Dad

Season 2 Episode 7 – David Schnurman

Fast Forwarding Your Life

In this episode I interview David Schnurman

David Schnurman is the CEO of Lawline, the leading provider of online Continuing Legal Education (CLE) in the US.

The company recently celebrated serving over 130,000 attorneys with over 3,000,000 courses completed.  David is also the past president of Entrepreneurs Organization New York.

David is the author of the book “The Fast Forward Mindset: How to Be More Fearless & Focused to Accelerate Your Success." This book shares a very simple formula to consistently break through your walls and fast forward your entrepreneurial success and happiness.

He recently gave a TEDxYouth talk to high school students to inspire them to reach their full potential in life.David is a frequent speaker to business organizations, colleges, and high schools on topics ranging from entrepreneurship, mindset, leadership, and culture, and has published articles on these topics in Forbes.

His success has been recognized by his peers in entrepreneurship and the legal industry, and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Inc. Magazine,, Crain’s NY, the New York Post, and

Lastly, David has a love for adventure and discovery. He has run several marathons. He has hiked the mountains of Patagonia, paraglided in the Colorado mountains, gone skydiving, and taken flying lessons. He currently lives in Spain with his wife Kelli and three beautiful children.

We discuss:

Life under quarantine in Spain

Rating yourself as a way of living up to the life design you've created

Finding a balance between routine and spontaneity

The attention span of parenting: bailing vs digging in

The joy of creativity, our own and our children's

Living life with no regrets

Lessons learned in building a successful business and how Covid-19 has changed the culture

Being a self-help addict and the moment he decided to become an entrepreneur

Navigating his relationship with his father and knowing his own mind

What you do when you hit a wall

Perfect = the enemy of good enough

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