How Yuri Elkaim Overcame an Auto-Immune Disease, Played Pro Soccer and Became a Leading Health & Fitness Expert


Yuri Elkaim is a multi-dimensional entrepreneur with an expertise in health, fitness, and nutrition. Since 2007 his online business has helped more than half a million people achieve greater health and fitness. He’s been featured on the Dr. Oz Show and is a strong believer that every health influencer has an obligation to become a better marketer so that they can get their unique message out to more people. In today’s episode, you’re going to hear from former pro soccer player, eight-figure health and fitness entrepreneur, and New York Times best-selling author, Yuri Elkaim.

With his new venture, Smarter Marketer Project, he is quickly becoming the go-to strategist and consultant to other conscious entrepreneurs who want to build their online presence to reach more people, make more money, and enjoy more free time. In today’s interview, you’re going to hear about why he quit playing professional soccer in Europe to chase a different dream, the challenge he faced in high school which would cause any teen to curl up in bed and hide under their sheets, and some outstanding tips on how to get your…

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In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Why he quit playing professional soccer in Europe
  • What the two big catalysts were that led him to pursue improving his health
  • His unique method for developing a thick skin and detaching from what other people think
  • Why your online business has nothing to do with being connected to the internet
  • More about his mission to help 10 million people by 2018
  • How to more effectively get your message out there


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Links mentioned in this episode:

Funnel Mastery

Smarter Marketer Show

Yuri’s website


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