As a leader, how do you become a better leader? If you’re like me, you probably read a lot of books, listen to podcasts, and attend a few conferences. But one of the best ways to grow is to ask other leaders questions.
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Even if you don’t consider yourself a “reader,” you read all the time. Signs, instructions, articles, bills, blogs, newspaper headlines and grocery lists all depend on literacy. Literature is the icing on the cake. Reading permeates so much of our lives, and yet human civilization has only been literate for a tiny sliver of our […]
We all know the physical benefits to running. However, people who don’t run, often miss the non-physical ones. Here are three.
When I started in my career, the key to success was having the right answers. Now it’s more about having the right questions.
People often ask me how I’ve been able to build a successful business that’s doubled every year for the last three years. I had similar wins in the corporate world. I was able to set some audacious goals and beat them again and again. This has been a pattern for me professionally, but I have […]
I just returned yesterday from Tony Robbins’ Business Mastery event in West Palm Beach, Florida. This conference was one of the top three I have ever attended. It was also the most intense—twelve to fifteen hours a day for five days straight with only one break per day. The reason for this is that Tony […]
I mentored eight young men for three years. It was incredibly rewarding, and I wrote about it several times (see here and here). As a result, nearly every week someone e-mails to ask, “Would you consider mentoring me?”
Podcasts have become an indispensable part of my personal growth strategy. Here’s why you should take advantage of them and how you can get started quickly.
I love reading books on leadership. But as helpful as these are, they are not the same as doing something together with a team. Here are seven lessons I learned about leadership from a low ropes course.
A mentor can make all the difference in your success. But how do you find one? Guest blogger, Daniel Darling, suggest five ways.
Most people play it safe by holding back. A precious few take the plunge and play full out. As a result, they experience three significant benefits.
As a leader, you must see yourself as a lifelong learner. The best way to do this is to cultivate the habit of regular reading.