Narcisse Dargenson is a leading force in the financial industry and a passionate enthusiast and lecturer on business and financial literacy. He has counseled numerous individuals over the years on issues such as financial preparedness for college students. He has worked to make sure college students make smart financial decisions in terms of financial aid, work study and the dreaded high-interest credit cards that usually are the start of a negative credit and financial history. He also has worked feverishly to better prepare individuals financially for retirement as well as for life’s emergencies.
Through his work in finance, the vision of reaching out to the masses to help create a better financial picture has brought this successful entrepreneur to launch ND Publishing Company, a contemporary, cutting-edge company designed to deliver creative and prolific material to the world. Through the launch of ND Publishing, Dargenson has published innovative products such as the audio lecture “Why We Go Broke?” and a book entitled How Can I Get Extra Money?.
The products produced through ND Publishing not only go in-depth about business and finances; they also provide solutions and assistance in creating a business or financial plan to give anyone wanting to succeed the ability to learn and plan effectively. Dargenson strives to make sure that ND Publishing doesn’t just produce the usual humdrum products. And though its products can be very entertaining, they also are very thorough in explaining various tips and steps to financial freedom.
What are you working on right now?
Currently, I am working on an audio lecture series that provides a step-by-step guide on “How To Start A Business.”
Where did the idea for ND Publishing come from?
I was daydreaming of ideas for how to infuse my financial background with creativity, so I came up with ND Publishing as a result.
What is one problem you encountered as an entrepreneur, and how did you overcome it?
Startup cost, building a brand and getting customers are some problems I encountered initially, but I overcame these issues by tapping into my network and spending the necessary funds for advertising.
How do you bring ideas to life?
Listening to myself, my friends and the people in my circle for inspiration. Also, I’m really big on daydreaming, because my subconscious has provided many of my ideas.
What’s one trend that really excites you?
I love technology and all things digital because they put power into the hands of the content provider and destroy the traditional middle man that hinders creativity, freedom and financial reward.
What was the worst job you ever had, and what did you learn from it?
I once was a dishwasher for a bakery, and I learned that I never wanted to be in a position where I can’t control my own destiny.
If you were to start again, what would you do differently?
Nothing. This business came about from making bad decisions with other businesses, which helped to create ND Publishing Company.
When was the last time you laughed out loud? What caused it?
Watching the reality show Love and Hip Hop on television always gives me a good chuckle.
What is one business idea that you’re willing to give away to our readers?
Tell us a secret.
Persistence overcomes temporary stumbling blocks.
What are your three favorite online tools or resources, and what do you love about them?
1. WordPress – It’s easy, dynamic and very creative.
2. Google Analytics – A free way to track your content.
3. Twitter – Easy to build a network quickly.
What is the one book that you recommend our community should read and why?
The E-Myth by Michael Gerber because it provides a realistic explanation of how to become an entrepreneur.
What’s on your playlist?
On to the next one: Jay Z.
If you weren’t working on ND Publishing Company, what would you be doing?
I would probably be a financial consultant.
What has made the biggest difference in your business?
Advertising. You can’t keep your business a secret.
What are your favorite hobbies?
Reading, traveling and working out.
ND Publishing’s Website: www.NDPublishingCompany.com
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Narcisse Dargenson’s Website: www.NarcisseDargenson.com
Mario Schulzke is the Founder of ideamensch, which he started a decade ago to learn from entrepreneurs and give them a platform for their ideas.