IMU 047: How Mychal Used His Bahamian Roots To Explode His Business & How You Can Use Your Own Roots To Gain Competitive Advantage In Business & Life.


Do you know that being an immigrant allows you to have a HUGE competitive advantage in business?

Do you know how to take an idea and turn it into a successful business?

If you’re curious about how to do that, then you gotta listen to this episode of Immigrant Masters Unite.

Hi, this is Polish Peter and welcome to episode 47 of Immigrant Masters Unite.  Today, I have Mychal Connolly who is originally from Bahamas!

Mychal started as a Bahamian Immigrant Dishwasher. He is now an award winning entrepreneur, 40 Under 40 in Massachusetts, and one of the Top 100 Urban Entrepreneurs in America.  Mychal is a contributing writer to entrepreneur websites like and  He is the founder of the online baby gift company  Myke is also an author of the book Launch and Stand Out.

This was such a fun episode.  I hope you get to listen to it because when you do,  you’ll discover…

  • Why it’s so important to stay true to your roots and how they can actually help you to succeed in this country.  Listen and you’ll see how Mychal used his roots from Bahamas to bring more sales for his business.
  • How focus, mindset and action are the top 3 ingredients to success and how to use them to overcome naysayers, shiny objects and your own self doubt.
  • How Mychal build his stinky cakes company without knowing anything about business.  In fact, he didn’t know much about his product, how to deliver it and sell it online.  Listen to hear how he took action and figured it all out.
  • What questions you need to ask yourself and others.  More importantly, how to ask those questions so you can create a successful business for yourself.
  • Problem/solution and Audience – how Mychal used this formula to build his company and how you can do the same.
  • plus much, much more…

So, listen to the episode right now or head over to the Itunes or Stitcher right now and listen to the podcast. Once you listen to the episode, share it with others who you think would benefit from this episode.  Make sure you leave a review on iTunes as I always am grateful for your support.  Thank you.

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Show notes:

Recommended books:

Think and Grow Rich”  Napoleon Hill

Launch and Stand Out” Mychal Connolly

The Strangest Secret”  Earl Nightingale

To Reach Mychal:

Reach him on Facebook

Powerful Episode Quotes/questions:

“Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.”  – Earn Nightingale

About The Author

Polish Peter

Polish Peter, Dad of 3 Rockstar kids, Founder of 1st EVER Immigrant Mastermind, Marketer & Podcaster. We're looking for another rockstar immigrant entrepreneur to join the IMU Mastermind. Interested? Apply at

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