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097 – John Maxwell – The Power of Influence – Personal Development Series

John MaxwellWhat an amazing show! Today David talks about Leadership, and shares with us bits of a recording from his friend, the exceptional John Maxwell. David explains the 5 Leadership myths:

1) The Management myth
2) The Entrepreneurial myth
3) The Knowledge myth
4) The Pioneer myth
5) The Position myth

John Maxwell talks about one of the most important laws of Leadership: “The law of Influence”. He tells a beautiful, funny, and meaningful story about real leadership and influence. How the “Position” doesn’t make the “Leader”, but the “Leader” makes the “Position”! John explains through his story how the one with influence truly has the power. John and David bring up the example of Lady Di, and the Royal Family, and how Lady Di had the real power because she was the one who had “The Influence”. Tune in and enjoy today’s show, and learn how anyone can Learn to become a leader.

John Calvin Maxwell is an American author, speaker, and pastor who has written more than 70 books, primarily focusing on leadership. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times best-selling author, coach and speaker; he is an internationally recognized leadership expert. John Maxwell is the founder of INJOY, Maximum Impact, ISS and EQUIP, an international leadership development organization working to help leaders. EQUIP is involved with leaders from more than 80 nations. Its mission is “to see effective Christian leaders fulfill the Great Commission in every nation.” His leadership philosophy is simple: “Everything rises and falls on leadership.”

Songs:
Paris by Grace Potter & The Nocturnals
Twist and Shout by The Beattles
Down Under by Men At Work
Born In The USA by Bruce Springsteen
California Dreamin’ byThe Mamas & The Papas

Quotes:
“He who thinks he’s leading, but has no one following him, is merely taking a walk.” John C. Maxwell

095 – Shawn Stratton – Leadership & Conflict Resolution – Personal Development Series

Shawn StrattonWhat a fantastic show! Today David is chatting with International team builder, and leadership consultant Shawn Stratton. David and Shawn share invaluable tips about how to be a great leader and where to start.

Shawn talks about his background and explains how he uses expeditions in the wilderness to build teams, and bring out the human element in business colleagues.

Shawn talks about how we tend to hide behind masks in society and how being outside your element, makes the masks come off, and that’s where real personal development, and team building, and leadership can thrive. He then explains how what people learn in the wilderness can be brought into every day work environment; By trying to create an environment for vulnerability!

Tune in and hear David and Shawn share their experiences, and take away a whole lot of valuable tips!

Shawn Stratton is an international teambuilding and leadership consultant, bestselling author, an Ironman and a Marathon competitor, and expedition guide. Driven by a love for experiential education, adventure, and leadership, he has devoted 20 years to leading teams, including over 2,000 days of wilderness expeditions into some of the world’s harshest environments, and six years consulting with corporations in team building and leadership development. His first book, Teams on the Edge: Stories & Lessons from Wilderness Expeditions, released in 2013, was an instant bestseller. In 2013 Shawn was also inducted into the Royal Canadian Geographical Society’s College of Fellows. Stratton is a senior instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School and has sat on the boards of various volunteer organizations, which benefit from his dynamic leadership and wide range of teambuilding expertise.

Shawn lives in Calgary, with his wife, Alexandra, and two young daughters, Sierra and Trinity. We’re excited that he is with us today.

Book:
Teams on The Edge by Shawn Stratton
Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’’t by Simon Sinek  (Kindle Edition with Audio/Video)

Quotes:
“Don’t let anything live rent-free in your head.”
“It wouldn’t be an adventure if you knew the ending.” Shawn Stratton

How to Play with Shawn:
www.homeofficedadclub.com

080 – David T.S. Wood – Amplify the leader in you! Leadership is learnt in the fires of life not in a classroom! – Personal Development Series

David T.S. WoodTune in and listen as once again David T.S. Wood lifts us up, motivates us, and teach us! In today’s show, David talks about Leadership and how to recognize it in ourselves in our everyday life because qualities of leadership are born in everything we do; Because we are leading some part of our life, and are setting an example right now. He explains the 5 Levels of Leadership, and what it takes to go from one level to another, to the Pinnacle. Tune in and enjoy the teachings of this great Leader, and be among the first to learn about the fantastic opportunities of working with him in person!!

To learn more about the Amplified Leadership Event, go to AmplifiedLeaders.info
and to register, go directly to AmplifiedLeaders.com

Songs:
Mother Love by Queen
Hotel California by The Eagles

Quotes:

“A Leader is a Dealer in Hope” Napoleon Bonaparte

“Before you are a leader, Success is all about growing Yourself, when you become a leader Success is all about growing Others.” Jack Welch

“In my opinion, in the future you’ll be more disappointed by things you DID NOT do than the things you DID do!” David T.S. Wood

“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” John C. Maxwell

077 – Awaken the Leader Within and Make a Difference – David & Sarah Gilks


Sarah GilksDavid GilksBecome Visible in your own Life! 

What a show! David’s guests today are Sarah and David Gilks. As always, they share with us their journey to becoming successful Network Marketers, how they went from making $45k a year to double that amount in just one month!

Sarah and David are Fitness gurus and their mission is to create Healthy Role Models; to support and guide physical and personal transformation. Through their fitness programs, they have witnessed not only hundreds of personal transformations, but due to the positive actions of incredible women, women who wanted something more from life…something different, they have seen the ripple effect through whole families and communities! Within their programs, they teach others how to eat clean and how to exercise with focused intent for amazing results, they also provide space for a beautiful community of like-minded women to come together where they discover that they are so much stronger than they have ever thought themselves to be.

As always David urges us all to crank up the dial on our lives!!

Favorite Books:
The Success Principles by Jack Canfield
The Leader Who Had No Title  by Robin Sharma (Kindle Edition)

Favorite Quotes:
“Only a life lived in the service of others is a life lived worthwhile.” Albert Einstein
“Be the change you want to see in the world.” Gandhi

029 – Kick Start – The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz

David Wood, Lisa Nichols, Don Miguel Ruiz, Mike DooleyDavid is just back from Laguna Beach, CA after three back to back events including a keynote to 105 happy Millionaires. David shared with them how they can use the 4 agreements from his good friend Don Miguel Ruiz.

Enjoy!

The Four Agreements
1) Be Impeccable With Your Word
2) Don’t Take Anything Personally
3) Don’t Make Assumptions
4) Always do Your Best

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Todays Songs
Gypsy Kings – Bern Bern Maria
Gypsy Kings – Djobi Djobi
Gypsy Kings – Bamboleo
Gypsy Kings – Volare
Gypsy Kings – Baila Me

 

Todays Comedian
Denis Regan
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HqQmbIDeSX4