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  • newYour fast car

    Your fast car

    Right there, in your driveway, is a really fast car. And here are the keys. Now, go drive it. Right there, in your hand, is a Chicago Pneumatics 0651 hammer. You can drive a nail through just about anything with...       
    - 20 hours ago 22 Sep 17, 8:08am -
  • In search of competition

    In search of competition

    The busiest Indian restaurants in New York City are all within a block or two of each other. Books sell best in bookstores, surrounded by other books, their ostensible competitors. And it's far easier to sell a technology solution if...       
    - 2 days ago 21 Sep 17, 8:54am -
  • Can you live in a shepherd's hut?

    Can you live in a shepherd's hut?

    The best way to plan a house on a vacant piece of land is to move into a tiny shepherd's hut on a corner of the property. It's not fancy, and it's not comfortable, but you can probably stay there...       
    - 3 days ago 20 Sep 17, 8:08am -
  • Selling confusion

    Selling confusion

    Over the last few decades, there's been a consistent campaign to sow confusion around evolution, vaccines and climate change. In all three areas, we all have access to far more data, far more certainty and endless amounts of proof that...      …
    - 4 days ago 19 Sep 17, 7:21am -
  • Beware of false averages

    Beware of false averages

    Some people like really spicy food. Some people like bland food. Building a restaurant around sorta spicy food doesn't make either group happy. It's tempting to look at pop music, network TV and the latest hot fashion and come to...       
    - 5 days ago 18 Sep 17, 8:24am -
  • Selfish marketing doesn't last

    Selfish marketing doesn't last

    If it helps you, not the customer, why should she care? Sometimes there's an overlap between your selfish needs and hers, but you can save everyone a lot of time and hassle if you begin and end with a focus...       
    - 6 days ago 17 Sep 17, 8:54am -
  • Fitting in all the way

    Fitting in all the way

    It seems like a fine way to earn trust. Merely fit in. In every way. Don't do anything to draw attention to yourself, to be left out, to challenge the status quo. Go along with the crowd to get ahead....       
    - 7 days ago 16 Sep 17, 8:08am -
  • Appropriate collusion (organizing the weaker side)

    Appropriate collusion (organizing the weaker side)

    Businesses with power are prohibited from colluding with one another to set prices or other policies. For good reason. Public officials and economists realize that it’s quite tempting for an oligopoly to work to artificially create scarcity or coop…
    - 8 days ago 15 Sep 17, 8:25am -
  • Impossible, unlikely or difficult?

    Impossible, unlikely or difficult?

    Difficult tasks have a road map. With effort, we can get from here to there. It might surprise you to realize that difficult is easy once you have the resources and commitment. Paving a road is difficult, so is customer...       
    - 9 days ago 14 Sep 17, 8:13am -
  • Building on maximized systems

    Building on maximized systems

    If you eat beef, you're probably using a maximized system. It's a commodity, and every part of the chain is under huge pressure to increase yield and cut corners. The animals are pushed to the brink, and so are the...       
    - 10 days ago 13 Sep 17, 8:45am -

Darren Hardy

  • This is NOT Farewell…

    This is NOT Farewell…

    Last week I shared with you some BIG news as well as revealed the greatest killer to your success. Today, it is apropos that I turn over the reigns on the issue themed personal development and include a clip from my mentor, the man who started…
    - 15 Dec 15, 4:00pm -
  • WARNING: The Killer to Your Success

    WARNING: The Killer to Your Success

    I have to warn you about something.There is a murderer in your midst.In fact, this killer lies within and it will be what kills your success.Let me explain in the audio below:>>> CLICK TO CONTINUE TO AUDIO...   Are you getting…
    - 8 Dec 15, 4:00pm -
  • 6 Steps to Conquer Your Fears

    6 Steps to Conquer Your Fears

    Last week I shared with you the story of Torre DeRoche and how she was able to conquer her greatest fear in order to experience both love and adventure in her life. Now, overcoming and conquering fear something I have studied intensely because…
    - 1 Dec 15, 4:00pm -
  • Fear Not!

    Fear Not!

    There is a Japanese proverb, “Fear is only as deep as the mind allows.” Fear while an instinctual part of each and every one of us, should not control us or drive our actions, except in the case of extreme danger like being attacked b…
    - 24 Nov 15, 4:00pm -
  • How to Build A Billion-Dollar Business

    How to Build A Billion-Dollar Business

    I want tell you how to build a Billion-Dollar Business.Oh, you don’t think you are capable or qualified to build a billion dollar business?Well that thought is incorrect.You see, success is an equal opportunist.Success is blind to th…
    - 17 Nov 15, 4:00pm -
  • I am a FREAK

    I am a FREAK

    HTML Editor - Full Version...a productivity freak to be exact. But yes, a freak!It all started when I was 8 years old.Here’s what happened…I was sitting on the olive green shag carpet of my grandfather’s family room floor.My grand…
    - 10 Nov 15, 4:00pm -
  • Conquering Connections pt 2

    Conquering Connections pt 2

    Now a question I hear a lot of people ask is how do you network if you are an introvert? Well, you asked the right guy.You might be surprised to learn that I am mostly an introvert. I self-describe myself as an extroverted introvert, meanin…
    - 3 Nov 15, 4:00pm -
  • Arrggh!


    Trying to be more successful can be stressful, am I right?It seems the bigger your goals, the greater your ambition... also the greater your stress.I lived most of my life like that: Big goals… and big stress.But after spending time wit…
    - 29 Oct 15, 4:00pm -
  • Conquering Connecting pt 1

    Conquering Connecting pt 1

    “Everyone looks so much better when they smile.”That is a quote from Jimmy Fallon, who you now know of as the host of the legendary “The Tonight Show.”What a meteoric ride that guy has had to the top?How did he do it?How did Jimm…
    - 27 Oct 15, 4:00pm -
  • How to Attack Deliberate Practice: 4 steps

    How to Attack Deliberate Practice: 4 steps

    Last week I shared an example of deliberate practice through the story of Kobe Bryant and his insane work ethic. Now before you can attack this idea of deliberate practice, let me help further define it for you so you know how.Deliberate pra…
    - 20 Oct 15, 4:00pm -

Michael Hyatt

  • newWhy You Get Distracted at Work

    Why You Get Distracted at Work

    3 Things That are Sapping Your Productivity. It’s hard to maintain your focus in an office. With so many meetings to attend, drop-ins by coworkers, calls, emails, and countless other interruptions, it can seem like a miracle that anything ever gets…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • Are You Committing One of The 7 Deadly Sins of Productivity?

    Are You Committing One of The 7 Deadly Sins of Productivity?

    My Free Webinar Will Help You Overcome Them and Get Things Done. There’s a lot of bad productivity advice that’s widely practiced. Because the nature of our work changes so much, you might not even be able to spot some of the time-wasters hiding…
    - 3 days ago 20 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • The Problem with Whack-a-Mole Productivity

    The Problem with Whack-a-Mole Productivity

    The Real Purpose of Workplace Efficiency Isn't What You Think It Is. When I started my career, I quickly discovered that I had more to do than I could get done in a forty-hour workweek. So, I worked more hours. I got to the office at 5:00 a.m. and us…
    - 5 days ago 18 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • Five Consequences of a Life Out of Balance

    Five Consequences of a Life Out of Balance

    And How My Free E-book Can Help. If you are working more than fifty-five hours a week, you are working too much. Here is what you are putting to risk.
    - 8 days ago 15 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • What’s Your Productivity Personality “Type”?

    What’s Your Productivity Personality “Type”?

    Take the Quiz to Discover the Pros and Cons of Your Specific Approach. Low engagement and productivity are serious problems for organizations. As I mentioned Monday, Gallup’s numbers show only a third of workers are engaged on the job. The office i…
    - 10 days ago 13 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • 5 Reasons Why People are Unproductive at Work

    5 Reasons Why People are Unproductive at Work

    What Organizations Must Learn From the Disconnect. Take a guess: What portion of the American workforce said they were “most productive” at the office during normal work hours? According to a recent FlexJobs survey, the number could be as low as…
    - 12 days ago 11 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • Don’t Want It? Get Rid of It!

    Don’t Want It? Get Rid of It!

    3 Ways to Let Go and Find What You’ve Been Missing. I spent an afternoon last week cleaning out my closet. It was high time I did. I had shirts, pants, shoes, and hats that I had not worn in months—in some cases, years. When I thought about it af…
    - 15 days ago 8 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • 4 Ways to Stay Positive in Work and Life

    4 Ways to Stay Positive in Work and Life

    A Former Pessimist Shares His Secrets to Success. We often assume that people simply are a certain way. “She’s such a bright, sunny person.” “He’s always such a gloomy Gus.” Nature gives us optimists and pessimists, and that’s all there…
    - 17 days ago 6 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • We’re Taking Labor Day Off [Announcement]

    We’re Taking Labor Day Off [Announcement]

    We’re Taking Labor Day OffWe’re taking Labor Day off. It is a holiday here in the U.S.According to Wikipedia, Labor Day celebrates the economic and social contribution of workers. The first Labor Day was observed on September 5, 18…
    - 19 days ago 4 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • Why I Broke Up with Slack—And Went Back

    Why I Broke Up with Slack—And Went Back

    The 3 Changes that Made It Work for Me and My Team Again. My team and I have been using Slack as our primary communication platform since June 2014. As we grew, email became unmanageable and other solutions like Basecamp weren’t a fit. After a full…
    - 22 days ago 1 Sep 17, 9:45am -
  • 4 Benefits of Meditating Every Day

    4 Benefits of Meditating Every Day

    My Team Took the Challenge, and Loved It. In June, some of the Michael Hyatt & Company team signed up for our first month-long mindfulness challenge. Folks meditated every day and reported back in a special Slack channel on what worked and didn’t w…
    - 24 days ago 30 Aug 17, 9:45am -
  • One Simple Trick to Bring Out the Best in People

    One Simple Trick to Bring Out the Best in People

    How Leading with Positive Expectations Can Work for You. Winston Lord is a former ambassador to China who once wrote speeches for Henry Kissinger. Looking back, he said he couldn’t “recommend that to anybody.” Why? “You’d have to go through…
    - 26 days ago 28 Aug 17, 9:45am -

Chris LoCurto

  • AskChris: The Right Leadership Questions, Your Next Steps, and Budgeting
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes! Discover your next steps and goals, how-to leading in difficult situations, and budget… Today we’re answering your questions. Here’s what we cover: What to ask to determine your “next-level” directi…
    - 4 days ago 19 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • Peak Mental Performance When You’re Under Pressure
    How do you respond under pressure? Thinking about your life, thinking about your leadership, and your family situations…I want you to think about situations that are so high pressure you feel your own blood pressure and heart rate rising… What is…
    - 11 days ago 12 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • How To Make Your Best, Better with Mark Sanborn
    Narrow the gap between how good you are and how good you want to be. “The only thing harder than becoming the best at what you do, is becoming the  best and continuing to get better.” On today’s show we have Mark Sanborn, who is the president…
    - 18 days ago 5 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • The 6 Subtle Self-Destructive Behaviors We Miss Everyday
    The 6 Subtle Self-Destructive Behaviors We Miss Everyday. What holds us back from being healthy, thriving people? It’s easy to see  blatant destructive behaviors, but difficult to see our own subtle ones… These behaviors create distance in relat…
    - 25 days ago 29 Aug 17, 9:00am -
  • The Gap Between You And Your Healthiest Self
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes ! “Stuff was happening to me, instead of me happening to stuff.” “I was stuck in a rut of repeating the same things over and over again…I could imagine a better version of myself, I just didn’t know…
    - 32 days ago 22 Aug 17, 9:00am -
  • Start Communicating Better Today
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes ! There might be a simple answer to one of your most frustrating challenges… Today is all about your questions on communication, and personality style. Sometimes communicating with team members or leaders c…
    - 39 days ago 15 Aug 17, 9:00am -
  • 3 Days To A Stronger Business
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes ! “Finding money in the business is the easy part… …it was a lightbulb moment for me, the things that were limiting our company were cultural things, interactive things.” Here’s the latest from Gall…
    - 46 days ago 8 Aug 17, 9:00am -
  • Unifying Your Team
    It’s day one of Next-Level Mastermind Retreat! 5-minute read time Leaders and entrepreneurs from around the country flew into Nashville, TN… And not just for the coffee. These leaders came to learn how to unify their team around a common mission,…
    - 50 days ago 3 Aug 17, 11:30pm -
  • Why You and Your Team Need KRAs (Key Results Areas)
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes ! Key Results Areas are all about increasing productivity on your team. A KRA (Key Results Areas) is a list of the most important tasks you do everyday to win. It’s a job description on steroids. In this ep…
    - 53 days ago 1 Aug 17, 9:00am -
  • Why Mis-Hires Slip Under Your Radar (And The Hiring Process To Spot Them) PART II
    Listen Now: You can Subscribe in iTunes ! Here’s how to craft the right questions to find qualified applicants in the hiring process… Welcome to Part 2! We reached out to you folks a few weeks ago on Facebook and asked for your biggest question…
    - 67 days ago 18 Jul 17, 9:01am -


  • #222 Patrick Lencioni—Getting Hiring Right
    Best-selling author and leadership expert Patrick Lencioni has high standards when it comes to hiring, but the qualities he looks for might not be at all what you think. Join us to find out his three non-negotiable characteristics—and why the combi…
    - 5 days ago 18 Sep 17, 5:30am -
  • #221: Dave Ramsey—A 25 Year Celebration
    From local radio to national syndication, Dave Ramsey and longtime producer Blake Thompson have been on quite a journey together. While the scope and reach of The Dave Ramsey Show have grown immensely, the focus still remains on one singular thing: p…
    - 12 days ago 11 Sep 17, 5:30am -
  • #220: Anthony Iannarino—Conquering the Close
    Even if you’re offering up the most groundbreaking, one-in-a-million product, actually sealing the deal—the close—can be tricky. But best-selling author, sales leader and entrepreneur Anthony Iannarino insists it doesn’t have to be. In fact,…
    - 19 days ago 4 Sep 17, 5:30am -
  • #219: Jon Gordon—Leading with Positivity
    Best-selling author and leadership consultant Jon Gordon has coached an impressive roster of powerhouse leaders from many organizations—the Clemson Tigers football team, the U.S. Military Academy and Dell to name a few. And they all have one thing…
    - 26 days ago 28 Aug 17, 5:30am -
  • #218: Stephen Mansfield — Avoiding the Fall
    New York Times best-selling author and leadership guru Stephen Mansfield has seen his share of powerful leaders crash and burn—and the fallout is pretty brutal (think reputations destroyed, careers ruined, billions of dollars lost). Find out what d…
    - 33 days ago 21 Aug 17, 5:30am -
  • #217: Dr. Robert Cialdini — Why People Say Yes
    Psychologist and best-selling author Dr. Robert Cialdini has spent over 30 years studying the science of influence—and everyone from Google and Microsoft to the United States Department of Justice has sought his expert advice. In this episode, Dr.…
    - 40 days ago 14 Aug 17, 5:30am -
  • #216: Jon Taffer — Rescue Your Business

    - 47 days ago 7 Aug 17, 5:30am -
  • #215: Dr. Tim Elmore — Meet Generation Z
    One of our most popular guests, Dr. Tim Elmore, returns to discuss the next generation entering the workforce—Generation Z. This group is definitely different, and leadership styles will need to change. Also on tap, host Ken Coleman interviews one…
    - 54 days ago 31 Jul 17, 5:30am -
  • #214: Ken Blanchard — Cross-Generational Mentoring
    We’re all familiar with mentoring. But this week’s guest, leadership guru Ken Blanchard, puts a new spin on it. It’s not always about the older, wiser, seasoned business vet giving advice to a newbie just starting their career. Each has their o…
    - 61 days ago 24 Jul 17, 5:30am -
  • #213: Dr. Arthur Laffer —A Return to Prosperity
    Dr. Arthur Laffer, world-renowned economist, father of supply-side economics, and advisor to President Ronald Reagan, joins us for a unique conversation on what makes an economy thrive and what makes it dive. He also shares his memories of the late p…
    - 68 days ago 17 Jul 17, 5:30am -
  • #212: Jeff Rosenblum—A New Approach to Branding
    The days of traditional advertising are quickly disappearing, so how do you get your name out there? Digital marketing expert Jeff Rosenblum joins us to share his secrets for making people passionate about your brand. Jeff is the founding partner of…
    - 75 days ago 10 Jul 17, 5:30am -
  • #211: John Tabis—Turning Rejection Into Opportunity
    Imagine getting a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to catapult your business to the stratosphere by pitching it on the hit TV show Shark Tank . . . but you blow it. What do you do? If you are today’s guest, John Tabis, CEO and founder of The Bouqs Co…
    - 82 days ago 3 Jul 17, 5:30am -
  • #210: Seth Godin—Change Your Mind, Change Your Life
    Marketing master Seth Godin returns to the podcast for an in-depth conversation on change, from why we avoid it to how you can make it the number-one weapon in your arsenal. We’re also sharing another EntreLeader story. Small-business owner Mike La…
    - 89 days ago 26 Jun 17, 5:30am -
  • #209: Jeff Goins—Capitalizing on Your Creative Strengths
    Entrepreneur and best-selling author Jeff Goins stops by the studio to discuss thriving in today’s creative age, whether you’re the next Michelangelo or a business person looking to launch that next great idea. Also on the show is social media ex…
    - 96 days ago 19 Jun 17, 5:30am -
  • #208: Mel Robbins—5 Seconds to a Better Life and Business
    What if you could become more confident, stop procrastinating, beat fear and uncertainty, story worrying, and feel happier? This week’s featured guest, Mel Robbins, says you can change in five seconds, and she’s sharing the tools you need to get…
    - 12 Jun 17, 5:30am -
  • #207: Zoro the Drummer—Why the World Needs Your Gifts 
    As business owners and leaders, we have a deep desire to do work that matters. World-class musician, entrepreneur and author Zoro shares his keys for unlocking your limitless potential. Hear how attitude, learning, practicing and the power of proximi…
    - 5 Jun 17, 5:30am -
  • #206: EntreLeadership Summit Bonus 3—Q&A With Patrick Lencioni
    We wind up our EntreLeadership Summit podcast series with a fascinating conversation featuring Dave and best-selling business author Patrick Lencioni. The pair discuss the three qualities you need to look for when trying to hire ideal team members—…
    - 29 May 17, 5:30am -
  • #205: EntreLeadership Summit Bonus 2—Ramsey Solutions Leaders
    We’re continuing our bonus content from EntreLeadership Summit in Orlando, Florida, with some special conversations with Ramsey Solutions leaders. We start with Herb Jenkins, Executive Vice President. Herb shares what prevents a small business from…
    - 26 May 17, 3:18pm -
  • #204: EntreLeadership Summit Bonus 1—Simon Sinek 
    On today’s bonus episode from EntreLeadership Summit, we’re featuring a Q&A session with one of our favorite leadership experts—Simon Sinek. In addition to his lesson, Simon took the time to answer queries from our attendees. Once off the stage…
    - 25 May 17, 10:00pm -
  • #203: EntreLeadership Summit Day 3—John C. Maxwell
    He may be known for teaching leadership and writing international best sellers, but John C. Maxwell says what he’s most passionate about is personal growth. On the final day of EntreLeadership Summit, he takes the stage to share his tips on bringin…
    - 25 May 17, 2:01am -
  • #202: EntreLeadership Summit Day 2—Coach Lou Holtz
    We start the second day of our special EntreLeadership Summit podcast series with an excerpt from today’s talk by one of the winningest college football coaches of all time—Lou Holtz. Lou shares his simple rule to success, which works for life or…
    - 24 May 17, 3:13am -
  • #201: EntreLeadership Summit Day 1—Dave Ramsey
    We’re broadcasting live from EntreLeadership Summit in Orlando, Florida, this week. We start with opening remarks from our own Dave Ramsey on the power of intentionality and an additional interview with Dave by podcast host Ken Coleman. Also on tap…
    - 23 May 17, 1:36am -
  • #200: Danielle Ontiveros—The Power of Patience and Perseverance
    If there are two qualities every small-business owner needs, it’s perseverance and the willingness to grow slowly. And this week’s featured guest could be a poster child for both. EntreLeader Danielle Ontiveros, CEO of Grab the Gold, joins us to…
    - 15 May 17, 5:30am -
  • #199: Adam Braun—Why You Need to Value Competency Over Credentials
    If you’re struggling to recruit talent, listen in. Because according to this week’s guest, Adam Braun, your traditional candidate pool is about to get a lot deeper. The founder of Pencils of Promise, a nonprofit that builds elementary schools in…
    - 8 May 17, 5:30am -
  • #198: Ian Morgan Cron—How Self-Awareness Makes You More Successful
    In a recent study of CEOs, it was found that the highest predictor of success is knowing your own strengths and weaknesses. And on this week’s episode, we have the perfect person to help you become more self-aware. Best-selling author and psycholog…
    - 1 May 17, 5:30am -
  • #197: Mike Michalowicz—Become Permanently Profitable
    Author and serial entrepreneur Mike Michalowicz joins us to discuss his principles for turning businesses from cash-eating monsters to money-making machines. Mike offers a simple cash-management solution that helps companies become permanently profit…
    - 24 Apr 17, 5:30am -
  • #196: Christy Wright—Creating More Balance in Your Life
    When it comes to your business, you get things done—no matter what it takes. It’s just part of your DNA. But there is a cost to pay when you work nonstop, and it’s usually your family and health. So how do you win at work without losing at home…
    - 20 Apr 17, 5:30am -
  • #195: Ryan Deiss—How to Create Loyalty in Millennials
    In today’s business world, where job hopping is as common as beards on hipsters, how do you keep your workforce from leaving? Ryan Deiss, founder and CEO of DigitalMarketer, stops by the studio to share how he builds loyalty and keeps turnover low.…
    - 17 Apr 17, 5:30am -
  • #194: Patrick Bet-David—How to Scale Your Business
    As the CEO of one of the fastest growing financial firms in America, Patrick Bet-David knows business, especially when it comes to rapid growth. This entrepreneur joins us this week to share his tips on expanding a company, plus his own story of esca…
    - 10 Apr 17, 5:30am -
  • #193: Ryan Holiday—Battling Ego

    - 3 Apr 17, 5:30am -
  • #192: Scott Belsky—Making Ideas Happen
    Scott Belsky, author of Making Ideas Happen and co-founder of Behance Inc., reveals his top tips for prioritizing your energy and keeping your team fired up while you’re in the trenches, fighting to make your dream a reality. Also on this episode,…
    - 27 Mar 17, 5:30am -
  • #191: Adam Grant—Championing Creative Ideas
    Ideas are easy. But getting people to support them? That’s a whole different ballgame according to this week’s guest, Adam Grant. The awarding-winning Wharton professor, best-selling author and organizational psychologist joins the show to discus…
    - 20 Mar 17, 5:30am -
  • #190: Robert Herjavec—Creating Your Own Success
    Dynamic entrepreneur and co-host of ABC’s Shark Tank Robert Herjavec knows what it takes to not only survive but also win. From escaping communism to delivering newspapers and waiting tables to building one of North America’s fastest growing tech…
    - 13 Mar 17, 5:30am -
  • #189: Andy Andrews—How Small Changes Help You Win
    What does Napoleon’s defeat, Michael Phelps’ Olympic victories and the discovery of atoms all have in common? Best-selling author Andy Andrews says they were all made (or broken) by the little things. He stops by the studio to discuss the impact…
    - 6 Mar 17, 6:30am -
  • #188: David Novak—Why Recognition Matters
    Want to make your team happier, more productive and ready to take on every day? Acclaimed CEO David Novak joins us to discuss a simple but powerful tool that can help you achieve that goal: recognition. Whether you’re just starting a company or hav…
    - 27 Feb 17, 6:30am -
  • #187: Marie Forleo—The Value of Investing in Yourself
    Marketing and lifestyle expert Marie Forleo joins us for a fascinating conversation on how to fight fear, be more productive, and make the most of your life. Also on tap, we’re sharing a special audio clip from best-selling business author Patrick…
    - 20 Feb 17, 6:30am -
  • #186: Bob Beaudine—The Power of Relationships
    Remember the days of going to local events, handing out cards, and hoping to grab some new business? This week’s guest, Bob Beaudine, believes this kind of networking is not viable anymore because you already know everyone you need to—and it star…
    - 13 Feb 17, 6:30am -
  • #185: Don Yaeger—Creating a Championship Team
    Whether in business or sports, teams that are winning all have one thing in common: a sense of purpose. Best-selling author Don Yaeger joins us to discuss how you can create one for your employees. Also on tap, we’re sharing one of the most-talked…
    - 6 Feb 17, 6:30am -
  • #184: David Allen—Getting Strategic With Personal Productivity
    If “overwhelmed” seems like the best way to describe your day, listen in. Because the leading authority on personal organization, David Allen, joins us to discuss how to get things done. This best-selling author shares new insights on personal p…
    - 30 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • #183: John Venhuizen—Differentiating Yourself From the Competition
    Ace Hardware’s CEO and President John Venhuizen joins this week’s episode to share his company’s story of successfully reinventing itself to fight against ever-increasing competition from big box stores. With more than 4,800 stores locally owne…
    - 23 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • #182: Cal Newport—Focused Success in a Distracted World
    In today’s world with all of its diversions, it’s harder than ever to concentrate. But don’t give up! It’s still possible to focus intensely on cognitively demanding tasks, says this week’s featured guest, Cal Newport. The author and profes…
    - 16 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • #181: Chris Baréz-Brown—Escaping a Life on Autopilot
    It’s been estimated that more than 80% of our time awake is spent on autopilot, leading to a life of missed moments and even less enjoyment at home and at work. This week’s guest, Chris Baréz-Brown, is on a mission to help us escape that routine…
    - 9 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • #180: Chris Voss—Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It
    Life is a series of negotiations. And in this week’s episode, we’re going to show how to be the best at it with the help of a former FBI international hostage negotiator. Chris Voss joins us to share effective tactics and strategies you can use t…
    - 2 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • #179: The Top 10 EntreLeadership Podcasts of 2016
    We’re taking a look back at 2016 by sharing clips from our favorite podcast episodes of the year based on the number of downloads and feedback from our listeners. We’re also featuring our top five EntreLeadership tools. entreleadership.com/podca…
    - 26 Dec 16, 6:30am -
  • #178: Steve Graves—7 Key Strategies for 2017
    Want to make 2017 the best year yet? Then listen in, because organizational strategist, social innovator and executive coach Steve Graves joins us to share his practical steps for winning next year. Whether you are a start-up, a growing enterprise, o…
    - 19 Dec 16, 6:30am -
  • #177: Tim Ferriss—Making the Most of Our Lives
    If the word innovation had a poster boy, it would be this week’s guest, Tim Ferriss. This entrepreneur, self-improvement guru, podcast host and best-selling author of The 4-Hour Workweek joins us to share his story. Tim discusses how to handle reje…
    - 12 Dec 16, 6:30am -
  • #176: Mike Abrashoff—Taking Command of Leadership
    Imagine trying to lead a team without the power to hire, fire or promote. Even tougher? That team was the worst-performing one in its entire division. So what do you do? If you are former Naval Captain Mike Abrashoff, you focus on your leadership—n…
    - 5 Dec 16, 6:30am -
  • #175: Jonah Berger–The 6 Secrets of Making Your Brand a Household Name
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