Jarrod Musick, CFP®

Jarrod is leading Destiny Capital into its future, and loves the challenge of helping clients navigate through a rapidly changing financial landscape. When he isn’t here, you can find him chasing his twins or first place at an obstacle course race.

Recent Posts

From $47B to $8B in Nine Months

on January 13, 2020 |By Jarrod Musick, CFP® | Business Owners
How does $47B turn into $8B in nine months? Ask WeWork.   For any entrepreneur, what you should expect to receive from a business exit depends on several factors, most of which are outside of your control. WeWork gives us a high-profile cautionary tale of how an external sale can flame out very quickly.  
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Your Guide to Creating an Impact Plan

on December 23, 2019 |By Jarrod Musick, CFP® | Planning Impact
You won't create the impact you seek without automating how you do it.    Automating your systems for creating impact cuts through the massive number of daily tasks you have, which allows you to avoid feeling like you always come up short on how you are impacting the world around you. Doing it well is important because not doing it consistently feels incredibly negative to yourself.  
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Creating Incentives for Key Employees

Keeping the best talent on your team means building a vision for their career at your company.   If you have ever lost someone talented, or are worried about losing someone right now, this article is for you.   The best part about working with talented, motivated people is that they are the ones that drive your company forward. They create the value that you deliver to your clients and customers. They are the ones responsible for driving the business equity growth.  
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The Impact Multiplier

on November 13, 2019 |By Jarrod Musick, CFP® | Impact
Trying to do more can mean that you impact fewer things. However, there are three rules you can use to increase your impact by doing less and still be more at peace.   Rule #1: If, by doing something, you would consider it a day well lived, even if it was all you did, make it a priority. If it's not, then you should move it down your priority list or off the list entirely.  
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How to Leverage Opportunity Zones

on October 28, 2019 |By Jarrod Musick, CFP® | Business Owners
Opportunity zones are new, powerful opportunities for expanding businesses, and are not widely understood. That combination matters if you are raising capital for your business.  Opportunity zones are not enterprise zones, blighted areas, empowerment zones, or any of the litany of other designations. Opportunity Zones (OZs) were created in the 2017 tax reform bill. The provision allowed for the designation of specific geographic areas that met certain economic criteria. As a result, there are now 8,700 OZs around the country that allow for special tax benefits to investors who invest in companies in those zones. There are several tests that a company can meet to qualify as a Qualified Opportunity Zone Business (QOZB), but they center around the primary operations and most of the employees being located in the OZ or across multiple OZs.  
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