3 Ways Disrespect Poisons the Presidential Race

We Deserve Better from Our Potential Leaders

If there’s one thing that stands out in the ongoing presidential election, it’s the sheer nastiness. As a leader, I wouldn’t hire any of the present candidates for my business. I wouldn’t want to work for any of them either.

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My rejection comes down to one of the flashing neon features of this election: disrespect.

How to Develop Confidence as a Leader

3 Truths You Can Use to Kick Fear to the Curb

As people, we sometimes find ourselves in situations that leave us feeling uncomfortable and uneasy. As leaders, that’s pretty much a constant.

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You know what I’m talking about. It could be something positive—maybe speaking to a large crowd, launching a new product, or re-upping an important client.

Alternatively, it could be something negative—a confrontational meeting, a disappointing phone call, or an ambush by hostile board members.

3 Questions That Will Change Your Life [Free Webinar]

How to Stop Drifting and Unlock the Life of Your Dreams

Life can be crazy complicated. With all the distractions and variables, we need a way to focus on what truly matters. This Thursday I’m hosting a free new webinar that will show you how. And get this: It’s as simple as answering three questions.

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When we’re unaware, overwhelmed, and distracted, we tend to drift through life in reaction mode. Some of us fight against the drift and become driven. But here’s what we miss: Drifting and being driven are two sides of the same coin.

My free, new webinar, 3 Questions That Will Change Your Life, presents a powerful and proven alternative that will help you proactively design the life of your dreams.

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Navigating Life in a Sea of Uncertainty

How to Steer with Confidence Through the Chaos

The current presidential election has put millions of Americans in a panic. I get it. No matter who you’re voting for, there’s a lot of troubling news.

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And that’s just the election. Throw economic and international instability into the mix, and sometimes it can feel like we’re being swept along in a powerful current, headed to a destination we aren’t sure we want to go to.

4 Reasons Your Leadership Suffers When You Cheat Sleep

Here’s What Your Late Nights are Really Costing You

If you’re an entrepreneur, corporate boss, or ministry leader, chances are good you’re not getting enough sleep. In fact, I’d bet money on it.

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The national average is short of seven hours a night. And that number, already below the recommended eight, is probably overstated. Why do I think that?

What You Can’t Afford to Miss When You Make a New Hire

3 Criteria to Ensure You Get the Best Fit for Your Team

It’s popular to say the customer is always right. It’s also not true. Whether you run a business, nonprofit, or ministry, your team comes first.

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Get the right team, and you’re off to the races. Hire the wrong team, and you’ll likely move slowly—maybe even backwards.

So what’s the trick for getting the best people in place?

Why Speaking Well of Your Spouse Is So Important

5 Reasons You Should Get in the Affirmation Business Today

As a leader, the health of your marriage directly affects the impact of your leadership. I have witnessed this time and time again. Being effective at work or in ministry begins by being effective at home.

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Early in our marriage, Gail and I attended a church led by a dynamic, thirty-something pastor. He was an extraordinary communicator. He was a wise and empathetic counselor. As a result, the church grew rapidly.

Set Your Life on a New Trajectory

My New Book, Living Forward, Shows You How to Get the Life You Want.

My friend Daniel Harkavy and I are pumped about our new book, Living Forward! It hits shelves in March, but we couldn’t wait to tell you all about it. To get a taste of what’s in store before it hits the stores, check out this video.

We’ve seen this process work countless times. If you’re looking for more clarity, courage, and control in your life, Living Forward will give you the perspective and you need and a proven plan you can follow.

Living Forward has already been endorsed by people like Tony Robbins, Dave Ramsey, Seth Godin, Andy Stanley, David Allen, Patrick Lencioni, Lysa TerKeurst, and fifty others. And there’s some big benefits for early adopters.

Daniel and I are giving away over $350 in bonus materials for you if you preorder Living Forward by February 29:

  • A free copy of the audiobook (worth $22)
  • Admission to live online launch event (worth $197)
  • Detailed action plan guide (worth $47)
  • Living Forward quickstart audio training (worth $47)
  • Complete library of Life Planning templates (worth $47)

You can find out more about these preorder bonuses—including our Leadership Package—by clicking here.

Living Forward offers you step-by-step process to go from where you are now to where you want to be—in your relationships, your career, your finances, your health—every area of your life that matters.

And if you act in the next few days, you’ll receive this exclusive of suite of powerful bonuses that will help you leverage the message for maximum impact.

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Question: Do you experience the level of clarity, courage, and control you want in life? You can leave a comment by clicking here.

Why It Never Helps to Pass the Buck

6 Battle-Tested Leadership Lessons from the Navy SEALs

I once had a boss who with the reputation of being very harsh. He could be hard on people. But that wasn’t my experience. Why? I knew the secret.

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My boss was definitely tough. On a few different occasions I saw him chew a person’s face off. But here’s why: He hated it when someone tried to shift blame for an outcome, especially someone in leadership.

Here’s How to Get a Free Copy of My New Book

Join the 'Living Forward' Book Launch Team and Help Spread the Word

It’s a little hard to believe, but my new book, Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want, is almost here. I wrote it with my friend Daniel Harkavy to help people get from where they are now to where they really want to be—in every area of life.

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You can find out more about it here. I’m confident this book will make a huge impact in the lives of those who read it.

I’m also confident we can’t launch this book successfully without you. That’s why we are actively recruiting a Living Forward Launch Team to help us spread the news. If you’d like a chance to join, click here.

"As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others." -Bill Gates

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