5 Key Traits of Modern Leaders (with links to TED Talks)

5 Key Traits of Modern Leaders (with links to TED Talks)

  I’ve been thinking and reading about leadership a ton over the last few months while creating the Leadership Society. To be fair, leadership is a topic I’ve been fascinated by for most of my life.     It’s become clear to me that the recipe for great...
240 Words on Building a Business

240 Words on Building a Business

Building a business is not for everyone. It takes guts, vision, and persistence.    If you want to build a business…   You’ve got to have a vision for the value you can bring to the world and be willing to fight like hell to make it happen.    You...
The New Must-Have Skillset for Business Leaders

The New Must-Have Skillset for Business Leaders

(Disclaimer: Hey Fitness People! To avoid any confusion, when I use the word coach in this context I’m talking about the umbrella term for any professional who guides and instructs and not specifically a personal trainer or fitness coach. Cool? Disclaimer over.)...
3 Tips for Taking Feedback Like a Pro

3 Tips for Taking Feedback Like a Pro

We often focus on improving our ability as managers and leaders to give feedback, but we should also spend time becoming better at receiving feedback. Receiving feedback can be difficult for two main reasons: it is unexpected or it is emotionally triggering. In this...
A Brief (Motivating?) Rant About Why You Should Do Less, But Better

A Brief (Motivating?) Rant About Why You Should Do Less, But Better

  Allow me a brief moment to rant. I’m not promising that it will be productive, but it will be passionate.  There is a subset of business coaches and thought leaders peddling dangerous ideas like you can have it all if you’re willing to hustle, and if you’re not...