Todd Gongwer, Author of 'Lead For God's Sake' joins us on this week's podcast. 'Lead For God's Sake' is a fable about finding your purpose in leadership and in life. Todd and I talk about his love for reading, how unhealthy leadership impacts people for generations, the most important attribute of elite leaders, and much more!
Todd Gongwer (@ToddGongwer) is a Husband, Father, Entrepreneur and former College Coach who is passionate about helping others discover their purpose in leadership and in life! His book, "LEAD...for God's Sake" has impacted thousands of coaches and leaders around the world, including Gian and Chad!In this episode, Gian had the chance to talk with Todd about: His professional journey The importance of surrounding yourself with people who support you The effects of social media, music and tv in the life of teens How to balance home life with work life Follow us on Twitter: @ChristCoachPodFollow us on Instagram: @ChristCoachPod
Todd is a best-selling author (Lead...For God's Sake) and speaker. He has traveled the country and encouraged countless businesses and teams with his words. In this episode, Todd talks about his faith, his time as a college basketball coach, and the way social media impacts our lives. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Episode 508 Todd Gongwer is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and former college coach who is passionate about helping others discover their purpose in leadership and life. He is the author of the best-selling book "Lead ... for God's Sake!" His expertise in the area of leadership and team dynamics come from over twenty-five years of a wide range of experiences spanning the world of business and athletics. He’s held senior positions in companies ranging from entrepreneurial start-up to public entity while also serving as an assistant college basketball coach for one of the winningest small College programs in the country during the 1990’s. Todd's message has been featured in numerous publications such as ESPN the Magazine, ESPN.com, YahooSports, and Grantland. In addition, his powerful messages are impacting leaders from Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, major universities, professional sports teams, school districts, and churches throughout the country. On this episode of the podcast, we talk to Todd about leadership, lessons on turning 50, pivoting during a pandemic, why we should all strive to be Joe the Janitor, and the importance of aligning our pursuits with God. For more stories of sports and faith, check us out at http://SportsSpectrum.com
Subscribe so you don't miss out on future episodes! For nearly thirty years, Todd Gongwer has been building his expertise in leadershipand team dynamics by serving in a variety of senior-level roles in business andathletics. From an entrepreneurial start-up to public company to college athletics,As a best-selling author, speaker, and teacher on leadership and culturaldevelopment, Todd has spent the last decade working with some of the mostsuccessful coaches, teams, business leaders, and educators in America. His principles have been embraced by countless leaders, including coaches andathletes from championship programs in the NCAA, NBA, MLB, and NFL. Stories ofthe profound impact of Todd’s message have been featured on ESPN theMagazine, ESPN.com, Bleacher Report, and Forbes.com.Todd continues to work with many of the most successful coaches in sports and is a popular speaker at major universities (Darden School of Business), high-profilesports teams (Clemson Football), national associations (American BaseballCoaches Association), and high-profile businesses (Home Depot) throughout thecountry. --------Special discount for our Coach to Coach community! Click Here for discount rates on his Kardia Training Group Virtual Coaching PlatformCharacter AMP tool for Coaches/Parents/Players: www.characteramp.com Discount Code: "Todd150" for $150 off! ------------------He lives in Indiana with his wife and three children, Kaden, Kira, andWadson."If you lose sight of the proper perspective, everything else seems to fall through the cracks.""I had a lot of coaching and business friends who were pursuing great things at the expense of the most important things."“A key is not only becoming more self-aware because that’s becoming more of a hot topic right now but learning to act on that self-awareness.”Support the show (http://www.nkyfca.org/donate)
Todd Gongwer is the author of the book “Lead…for God’s Sake”. He is also a transformational speaker. Todd is also a former basketball coach. He is married and they have 3 kids. Article mentioned in podcast: https://toddgongwer.com/2020/04/24/two-things-that-havent-changed/amp/ Follow him on Twitter: @ToddGongwer The post Episode 141: Todd Gongwer, Author and Speaker first appeared on All In Sports Outreach.
Welcome to Episode 256 of the No Quit Living Podcast. NQL is a personal development podcast designed to help you achieve your goals and desires. Whether you found us from Forbes, Inc Magazine, CEO Magazine, CIO, New Theory, or elsewhere, we're thrilled you are listening. Through hearing the inspiring stories and tips from the greats, we will all find it easier to stay motivated. Todd Gongwer is a Husband, Father, Entrepreneur, former college Coach and aspiring janitor who is passionate about helping others discover their purpose in leadership and in life! His expertise in the area of leadership and team dynamics come from over twenty-five years of a wide range of experiences spanning the world of business and athletics. He’s held senior positions in companies ranging from entrepreneurial start-up to public entity while also serving as an assistant college basketball coach for one of the winningest small College programs in the country during the 1990’s. Since writing Lead…for God’s Sake! Todd speaks, teaches, and coaches on the subject of leadership throughout the nation. The impact of his message has been featured in numerous publications such as ESPN the Magazine, ESPN.com, YahooSports.com, and Grantland.com. In addition, his powerful messages are impacting leaders from Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, major universities, professional sports teams, school districts, and churches throughout the country. Referred to by many as a Coach of coaches, Todd also works as a confidant and counselor to some of the most successful coaches and business leaders in the US. Twitter: https://twitter.com/ToddGongwer?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/toddgongwer/ Website: http://leadforgodsake.com/
Todd is the author of Lead for God's Sake (2009). Todd travels around speaking to businesses and DI athletic programs about leadership and building culture. https://www.facebook.com/leadforgodsake/?epa=SEARCH_BOX https://twitter.com/ToddGongwer http://leadforgodsake.com/todd-gongwer/
Today we are going to focus on leadership. Parents are leaders. Coaches are leaders. And parents, coaches, teachers and others mentor young players in leadership skills. You are either influencing or being influenced. So this will be very practical and encouraging for any of our listeners.I am honored to have friend who is a leader and change agent in the business and sports world, Todd Gongwer. Todd has over 25 years of leadership and team dynamics expertise through a broad range of business and entrepreneurial endeavors as well as collegiate and professional athletics. His leadership and cultural development principles have been embraced by some of the most successful leaders in business, education, and athletics including the NCAA, NBA, MLB and NFL. Todd’s principles have also been featured by ESPN the Magazine, ESPN.com, Bleacher Report and Forbes.com.