The EntreLeadership Podcast

Hosted by George Kamel, the EntreLeadership Podcast features lively discussions and tips on leadership and business by some of the top minds in the business, like Mark Cuban, Seth Godin, Jim Collins and Simon Sinek. More at https://www.ramseysolutions.com/shows/the-entreleadership-podcast.

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#392: Paths to Success From How I Built This wi...
Author and podcast host Guy Raz has interviewed thousands of leaders. Between working on his new book, How I Built This, and his day-to-day role hosting the popular NPR podcast of the same name, he’s heard the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to
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#390: Why Does Your Business Exist? with Jimmy ...
Some days it's not easy to connect the dots between your day-to-day and what drove you to start your business in the first place. But a strong sense of purpose is the very thing that will get you and your team through whatever life throws at you. Jimmy Me
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#389: How to Coach Your Sales Team with Jeb Blount
If you started a business, odds are you know how to drive home a sale. But you can’t be the only one on the phones and running the business forever—it’s just not sustainable. If you want to take your business to that next level of performance, you n
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#388: Determining Your One Thing with Gary Keller
The average day of most entrepreneurs can feel like an endless to-do list—you know, the kind filled with a constant storm of emails, texts and meetings that never ever slow down. On top of that, you still have an entire team to lead, a business to scale
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#387: How to Transition Team Members with Sarah...
It can feel like you got dumped when a team member leaves. But the reality is, healthy things grow, and growing things change—including your business and your team! Whether someone needs to move on, or you need to move them out, your staff will change o
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#386: The Importance of Looking Upstream with D...
If your average day at work is consumed with putting out fires and dealing with one emergency after the other, you’re on a very slippery slope. It’s a place New York Times bestselling author Dan Heath likes to call “downstream,” and before you kno
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#385: Rediscovering the Joy of Work with Bruce ...
Here’s a shocking statistic for you: The average person spends 90,000 hours of their lifetime at work. Even more surprising? Only 13% of people report being emotionally invested in their work, and if you ask former Twitter vice president Bruce Daisley,
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#384: The Toxicity of Ego with Jocko Willink
If your idea of leadership is being the top dog, barking orders, micromanaging your team, and putting yourself first, retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink says you’ve got a big problem on your hands—your ego. And the irony is, when your ego is in charge, y
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#383: 6 Drivers of Business with Daniel Tardy a...
You’ve probably heard the alarming statistic that roughly 50% (yes, half!) of all small businesses fail within the first five years. Kind of takes the wind right out of your entrepreneurial sails, no? Well, we’ve got some very good news: It doesn’t
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#382: How to Be a Vision-Driven Leader with Mic...
The legendary Zig Ziglar once said, “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” It’s a strategy that bestselling author Michael Hyatt would describe as operating without a vision—and one that’s not going to end well if your goal is to s
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#381: Debt Is Never the Answer with Dave Ramsey
While many people stubbornly subscribe to the you-have-to-borrow-money-to-make-money philosophy, Dave Ramsey knows that idea is just a bold-faced lie. And he learned it the hard way. Forced to file bankruptcy in his twenties, Dave started over from scratc
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#380: Engaging With the Marketplace with Chris ...
In 2008, Spikeball founder and CEO Chris Ruder set out to create the next great American sport. But unfortunately, after a sizeable ad spend, Chris discovered that his number one target market—volleyball players—didn’t exactly share his passion for
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#379: The Key to Lasting Success with Sam Walker
Many sports teams throughout history have boasted a roster of all stars and scored a few titles. But only an elite handful have achieved true, lasting greatness. In his decade-long study of the best sports teams in the world, author Sam Walker has identif
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#378: 6 Drivers of Business Success with Chris ...
How do you become the kind of leader that is always driving their business forward? Well, the first step is to never stop growing. Ramsey Solutions’ own Chris Hogan shows us there are six core areas every business owner needs to focus on to constantly s
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The Power of Asking for Help
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Hit Reset and Anchor Yourself to a Daily Method...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Now is the Time to Upgrade Your Team, Training,...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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How to Become a Great Place to Work
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#377: Leading Through Ambiguity with Jeni Britt...
If the COVID-19 global pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that navigating uncertainty and so many unknowns can be extremely challenging. And for some leaders like Jeni Britton Bauer, founder of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, it’s not the first time t
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Helping Mom Get Ownership of the Business
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Employees Not Coming to Work and Giving Back th...
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Transitioning Ownership of the Family Business
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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The Marketplace is Looking Optimistic
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#376: Keeping Your Dream Alive with Drew Holcomb
As many an entrepreneur will tell you, what originally starts as a dream opportunity can all too often turn into a never-ending nightmare. But Drew Holcomb refused to let his story play out that way. Rather than simply focusing on the creative side of his
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Don't Take the PPP Loan!
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Should My Parents Close or Sell the Family Busi...
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Advice on Accepting Credit Cards and Buying a T...
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Heat and Pressure Lead to Transformation
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#375: Operating with Mission Focus with Evan Hafer
Black Rifle Coffee Company founder Evan Hafer says building a successful business over the past six years has been the most difficult thing he has ever done—and Evan has done some seriously hard stuff, like 43 overseas rotations in nine years as a Green
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FEAR NOT—One of Our Core Values
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey and Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Should I Close the Doors of My Business Permane...
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey and Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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How to Tackle Debt on My Businesses
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey and Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Business Owners Are Facing Unique Challenges
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey and Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#374: The Secret of My Success with John C. Max...
Bestselling author John C. Maxwell may be best known as a leadership expert, but there’s another topic he’s even more passionate about: personal development. And for good reason. For nearly  50 years, he says his unwavering commitment to his own pers
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Balance Quantity AND Quality ― You Cannot Choos...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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What It Means To Be "Coachable"
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Align on the Objective, Negotiate on the Nuance
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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How to Hire and Scale For Growth Without Sacrif...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#373: Learn How To Lead In A Crisis with Ken Co...
When disruption makes its way through the marketplace, fear quickly follows. And that has certainly been true throughout the unfolding of the coronavirus pandemic. So, how can you lead your business well in the midst of so much uncertainty? Listen as Ken
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You Need Good Advice, But...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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"My Business Partners Are My Parents"
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Business Owner "Wants To Go Back To Work"
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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How Do I Deal with Business Restrictions During...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#372: Going All Out in Your Business with Paul ...
Triple 8 Management Associate Director Paul Steele says he’s always been an entrepreneur but is quick to admit that it kind of happened by accident. Diagnosed with attention deficit disorder as a young child, Paul chose to channel what he calls his “f
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Pick Up the Pieces of Your Business and Get Cre...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Are You Carrying Around Armor Like This Busines...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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In the Trenches with a Small Business Owner in ...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Unexpected Challenges and Unknown Outcomes Are ...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#371: Staying Unified As You Grow with Steve At...
With 1.8 million subscribers and over 100 million views since its inception, BibleProject—one of the most popular Bible-based channels on YouTube—has experienced meteoric growth since its launch less than six years ago. And that hasn’t been by accid
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This is an Opportunity to Delegate
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Herb Jenkins respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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"Should I Take the PPP Loan?"
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Businesses Need to Focus on Things They Can Con...
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#370: The Cost of Leadership with John Eldredge
If you think leadership is only about C-suite perks and privileges, bestselling author and counselor John Eldredge says you’re in for a serious wake-up call. Leadership is a higher calling, he says, and one that comes with a price tag to match. Luckily,
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It's Just For a Season—Looking Back on 24 Years...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Blake Thompson respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Don't Wait for the Race to Start Training
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Michael Finney respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Don't Do This: "If they would just..."
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Dr. John Delony respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Marketing Your Business in Unprecedented Times
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Jennifer Sievertsen respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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A Conversation with an Employment Attorney
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and J.K. Simms respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#369: The Best Way to Negotiate Fear with Chris...
After 24 years in the FBI negotiating life-and-death situations like international kidnappings and hostage crises, Chris Voss has stared fear in the face too many times to count. Now, as the CEO and founder of the Black Swan Group, Chris is teaching the b
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Relationships Aren't Efficient
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Patrick Lencioni respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Knowing Your Numbers is More Important Than Eve...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Mark Floyd respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Your Team Needs to Hear From *You*
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Suzanne Simms respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Acknowledge This Isn't Easy... and Keep Moving ...
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Luke LeFevre respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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A Message for Weary Business Owners
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Jack Galloway respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Advice for Small Businesses
Tune in to hear Dave Ramsey, Daniel Tardy, and Ken Coleman respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#368: How to Always Add Value with Adam Grant
Organizational psychologist and New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant shares insight from his research on what qualities really add the most value to a team. Hint, narcissism isn’t one of them. In fact, having a blinding, high regard of yourself
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Working Remote? Double Down on Communication
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Sarah Sloyan respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Cut Expenses with Creativity and Compassion
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Sarah Sloyan respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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What Employers Need to Know About H.R. 6201
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Armando Lopez respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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Make Objective Decisions
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Sarah Sloyan respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus.
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#367: Do, Document, Delegate with Chris Ronzio
Trainual Founder and CEO Chris Ronzio shares his do-document-delegate approach that will help you scale knowledge, empower others, and maximize productivity.
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How to Have Hope in Chaos
Tune in to hear Daniel Tardy and Sarah Sloyan respond to some business owners' fears around Coronavirus and how to lead in chaos.
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#366: Creating a Culture of Contribution with T...
If you ask researcher and bestselling author Tom Rath, it’s never too early to start making a lasting impact on the world around you. His best advice? Start small. Tune in as Tom explains how even the smallest things repeated consistently over time real
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#365: 3 Ways to Make a Powershift with Daymond...
Making a major change in your life is never easy, especially when you don’t know how or where to start. But each of us has more influence over our lives than we think, says Daymond John, a tenacious entrepreneur, bestselling author and fashion-industry
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#364: Why You Should Bet on Talent with Dee Ann...
When it comes to running a business, things like strategy, marketing and technology all play a big part in your success. But Dee Ann Turner, who spent 33 years recruiting and training employees at Chick-fil-A, says there’s one thing that trumps them all
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#363: Why Are You a Leader? with Patrick Lencioni
Why are you—or why do you want to be—a leader, really? This is the question bestselling author and leadership expert Patrick Lencioni helps answer in his newest book, The Motive. In this episode, Pat explains how your response to five common leadershi
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#362: Answering the Call of Holy Work with Luke...
What do you picture when you hear the word creatives? Starving artists? Tortured poets? Graphic designers? Musicians? Well, guess what: Ramsey Solutions Chief Creative Officer Luke LeFevre would argue that business owners and leaders like you fall into th
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#361: The Generosity of Scars with Scott Mann
As a United States Army Green Beret, Scott Mann traveled to some of the most dangerous places on Earth. And in each of those high-stakes situations, he discovered we all—regardless of religion or ethnicity—have one thing in common: struggle. It’s th
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#360: Investing Your Resources with Craig Groes...
Greatness doesn’t happen accidentally—and it takes a lot more than hard work to achieve it. In fact, one of the biggest game changers, says founder and senior pastor of Life.Church Craig Groeschel, is the way you invest your most valuable resources (a
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#359: Own a Business, Not a Hobby with Jason Kh...
NCFIT founder Jason Khalipa has never been one to shy away from hard work. Case in point: In 2008, Jason graduated from college, won the CrossFit Games, and started a business. But he didn’t stop there. From the moment he signed the lease on his first g
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#358: 5 Steps for No Fail Meetings with Michael...
If you’re anything like the average team member in America today, you attend roughly 62 meetings every month. And if you’re an executive, that number is even higher. About half (yes, 50%) of your work week is spent in meetings! Even worse? Most of tho
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#357: The Business Owner's Path to Success with...
At EntreLeadership, there’s nothing we love more than seeing small-business owners win. But we’re also fiercely committed to understanding exactly why they’ve been successful—and where they’ve fallen short—so we can provide a clear, guided pat
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#356: How to Build Great Habits with James Clear
New year, new you? Not a bad idea after all, according to New York Times bestselling author James Clear, who says the key to behavior change is actually identity change. How you view yourself, he says, largely influences your habits—which are really the
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#355: Our Best Podcasts of 2019
From defying the odds and achieving impossible goals to navigating the infinite game of business, we’ve covered a lot of ground in 2019. And we couldn’t pick a favorite episode if we tried! That’s why we’re bringing you highlights from nine of thi
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#354: How Living Without Limits is Possible wit...
One glance at Scott Parazynski’s resumé—which includes a career as an emergency medicine and trauma physician, five Space Shuttle missions, seven space walks, and a death-defying summit of Mount Everest—and it’s easy to assume that he’s a total
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#353: The Art of Possibility with Benjamin Zander
If you’re lucky enough to witness Benjamin Zander at work conducting the Boston Philharmonic, you’ll instantly notice two things: his infectious passion for classical music and the sheer joy he brings to his work. And that, he says, is thanks to his u
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#352: Setting the Standard with Jocko Willink
As a former Navy SEAL, Jocko Willink knows a thing or two about beating impossible odds and working tirelessly to do so. Perhaps that’s why, even now as a civilian, Jocko sees tremendous value in pushing himself personally and professionally—and track
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#351: Do You Have the Humility to Serve? with P...
After working in the restaurant industry for nearly 30 years, Mina Group president Patric Yumul knows that outstanding service starts and ends with one thing: humility. But the first step, he says, toward that noble quality is realizing that your customer
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#350: Saving Lives, One Job at a Time with Barr...
When ABLE Founder and CEO Barrett Ward and his wife moved to Ethiopia in 2008, they came face to face with an unspeakable tragedy: young women forced into prostitution as a means of supporting themselves and their families. But instead of relying on chari
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#349: Thanksgiving: An Example of Staying the C...
What can the everyday business owner learn from 17th century Pilgrims? According to New York Times bestselling author and leadership expert Stephen Mansfield, a lot. As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, Mansfield gives us an account of the people who
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#348: Stillness is the Key with Ryan Holiday
In a world that seems to be moving faster than ever, bestselling author Ryan Holiday favors a steadier, more measured approach to things. Rather than being fueled by emotion and rushing into big decisions, he insists that there is real insight to be gaine
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#347: Growing 57,000% in 3 Years with Tom Bilyeu
Entrepreneur and Quest Nutrition co-founder Tom Bilyeu isn’t a doctor, but he has confidently diagnosed himself with a “sickness” that has only one symptom: an intense need to matter. But if you ask him, it’s a pretty good affliction to have. And
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#346: How to Recession-Proof Your Business with...
Considering that we’re experiencing the longest economic expansion in United States history, Ramsey Solutions Chief Financial Officer Mark Floyd says the likelihood of an economic recession in the United States isn’t a question of “if,” but “whe
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#345: The War of Art (and Business) with Steven...
If you’ve ever heard that voice in your head telling you you’re not smart enough or talented enough or good enough, Steven Pressfield says you’re not alone. The bestselling author contends that no one—regardless of who they are or what they do—i
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#344: How to Steward Your Own Potential with Ma...
Instead of wasting your time hoping and waiting for your next big break, Mark Miller, vice president of high-performance leadership at Chick-fil-A, has a much better idea. He suggests focusing your efforts on the things you can actually control right now,
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#343: Everything is Figureoutable with Marie Fo...
Thanks to her beloved mom Miriam, entrepreneur and bestselling author Marie Forleo grew up believing anything is possible—or as she likes to say, “figureoutable.” The problem, she says, is most of us don’t understand how powerful our beliefs are,
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#342: 5 Buckets of Leadership You're Responsibl...
If you’re currently in a leadership role—or even if you aspire to be—psychologist and leadership expert Dr. Henry Cloud says you must accept one thing: You can’t do alone. Sure, as the leader you are ultimately responsible for the bottom line and
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#341: Are You Indispensable? with Seth Godin
If you’re counting on a fancy title or Ivy League pedigree to make a name for yourself at work, world-renowned marketing expert and bestselling author Seth Godin says you’re sadly mistaken. In order to become truly indispensable—what he calls a linc
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#340: 4 Qualities You Need to Lead with Kat Cole
When it comes to climbing the corporate ladder, there’s the traditional way—you know, steady promotions over a long period of time—and then there’s the Kat Cole way. In only two years, she went from waiting tables at Hooters to opening franchises
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#339: How to Serve Something Greater Than Yours...
This week marks the 18th anniversary of September 11, 2001, a day that forever changed our nation. And for a select few like Jason McCarthy, that tragedy ignited a call to service that completely altered the trajectory of their life. In response to 9/11,
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