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Read to Lead Podcast

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Rank #142 in Management category

Business
Management
Entrepreneurship
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Listen | Learn | Lead

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Listen | Learn | Lead

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434 Ratings
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Good takeaways

By Santu11 - Jun 08 2019
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Good takeaways from different Authors

Genuinely well done!

By LifeGivingMarriage - Mar 31 2019
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This is an amazingly fun, learn a lot, feel good podcast. Great book recommendations too.

iTunes Ratings

434 Ratings
Average Ratings
410
11
8
0
5

Good takeaways

By Santu11 - Jun 08 2019
Read more
Good takeaways from different Authors

Genuinely well done!

By LifeGivingMarriage - Mar 31 2019
Read more
This is an amazingly fun, learn a lot, feel good podcast. Great book recommendations too.
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Read to Lead Podcast

Updated 5 days ago

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Rank #1: Episode #053: Beat Your Anxiety, Build Your Confidence, Change Your Life with Fearless Speaking Author Gary Genard

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If you suffer fear and anxiety from just the idea of having to speak publicly in front of others, then you’ve come to the right place. I’m excited to share with you a brand new book called Fearless Speaking: Beat Your Anxiety. Build Your Confidence. Change Your Life. by Gary Genard. As an actor and speech coach, […]

Jul 30 2014

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Rank #2: Episode #137: Change the Way You Lead Forever

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Today, my guest is the founder of a company called Box of Crayons, so you know it’s going to be fun.  His name is Michael Bungay Stanier, and he’s the author of several books including Do More Great Work and End Malaria, a book that has raised more than $400,000 for the cause.  Michael’s latest […]

Jul 26 2016

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Rank #3: Episode #043: Simon Sinek, Author, Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t

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In his new book Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t, Simon Sinek asks why only a few of us get to say “I love my job?” It seems unfair that only a few lucky ones get to feel valued by their organizations, to feel like they belong. But what if we […]

May 06 2014

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Rank #4: Episode #157: Mastering the Art and Science of Exceptional Presentation Design

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I’ll be the first to admit I have a soft spot for books on messaging. For me, it’s just a subject area where I feel as if there’s always something more or new to learn. And if my writing in the margins, and all the highlighting and underlining I’ve done inside my copy of today’s featured […]

Jan 31 2017

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Rank #5: Episode #127: The Ultimate Guide to Leadership Development

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Since 1971, when I was five, today’s guest has been helping organizations design and implement human capital solutions to create business value, build high-performance teams, drive change, manage organizational effectiveness, and improve return on investment in people. And, if that weren’t impressive enough, he’s worked from the C-suite to the plant floor with both national […]

May 03 2016

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Rank #6: Episode #062: Rookie Smarts Author Liz Wiseman on Why Learning Beats Knowing

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Liz Wiseman teaches leadership to executives around the world. She is the President of the Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. Some of her recent clients include: Apple, Dubai Bank, Nike, PayPal, Salesforce.com and Twitter. Liz is the author of several books including The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius […]

Nov 18 2014

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Rank #7: Episode #117: What It Takes to be Successful That Nobody’s Teaching You

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I subscribe to blogger and author Chris Brogan’s weekly emails for many reasons, not the least of which is they’re always packed with tons of valuable info. A new email Chris recently launched is one he calls Shine Friday. Each week he shines the spotlight on someone in the community he serves. In his very first […]

Feb 16 2016

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Rank #8: 242: Building Atomic Habits with James Clear

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I first met today’s guest in September 2015 as he and I sat together on a panel at the first-ever Tribe Conference put on by mutual friend Jeff Goins. His name is James Clear, and he is best known for his ability to distill complex topics into simple behaviors that can be readily applied to […]

Nov 20 2018

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Rank #9: Episode #041: Dan Roam, Author, Show and Tell: How Everyone Can Make Extraordinary Presentations

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One of my favorite books from the last decade is The Back of the Napkin (Expanded Edition): Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures by today’s guest Dan Roam. I was fascinated by Dan’s assertion that a simple drawing on a humble napkin could be more powerful than the slickest PowerPoint presentation. According to Dan, everyone […]

Apr 22 2014

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Rank #10: Episode #169: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter

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Only one guest has ever appeared on the show three times. Until today, that is.  Guest Jeff Goins can no longer claim sole possession of “most visits on the Read to Lead Podcast” as Liz Wiseman returns to talk about her first book Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter.  It’s been revised an […]

May 09 2017

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Rank #11: Bonus Episode: Creativity Inc by Ed Catmull [Audio Summary]

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Today’s bonus episode features the first in a series of audio blinks; audio versions of written book summaries found inside the Blinkist app. The key insights from Creativity Inc. are brought to you by Blinkist, a mobile learning company that transforms outstanding nonfiction books into 15­-minute reads made for your mobile device. If you’d like […]

Oct 11 2014

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Rank #12: 248: 3 Books You Must Read to Make the Most of 2019

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Today’s episode, the first of 2019, is special. I’ll be sharing three books I believe you must read if you want to make the most of 2019. All three of these books have been featured selections in my members-only online book club – more on that later. Two of these books have been featured right […]

Jan 01 2019

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Rank #13: Episode #113: How to Crush Your Next Media Interview

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There was a time when a stage or platform was strictly borrowed by the one with the talent. To sing for a living meant you needed a record deal. To write for a living meant you needed a publishing contract. In my case, to talk into a microphone for a living meant you first had to […]

Jan 19 2016

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Rank #14: Episode #020: Scott M. Fay, Author, Discover Your Sweet Spot

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Before we can begin building our organizations (or our families or teams), we must first begin building up ourselves. And, before we can expect to do that, we need to create an environment conducive for growth. So says Scott M. Fay, author of Discover Your Sweet Spot: The 7 Steps to Create a Life of […]

Nov 12 2013

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Rank #15: 253: Vocal Leadership: 7 Minutes a Day to Communication Mastery

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This, for me personally, is one of the most fun conversations I’ve had with a guest. I so identify with the power of one’s voice to influence and impact. Arthur Samuel Joseph has an incredible background training world-class athletes, actors, and politicians in the discipline of Empowerment Through Voice. I’m fascinated by his work. It […]

Feb 05 2019

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Rank #16: 220: Communication Secrets to Get From Good to Great

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This week’s guest is the kind of guest that makes other authors go all giddy. Seriously. Last time he was on the show, Carmine Gallo had one New York Times bestselling author telling every speaker he knew about one of Carmine’s past books. In his new book called Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get […]

Jun 19 2018

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Rank #17: Episode #011: Erik J. Fisher, author of Beyond the To-Do List Vol 1: Goals

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If you’re anything like me, you know how important it is to not only set goals, but to actually make a habit of writing them down and tracking your progress. Otherwise, what’s the point, right? Yet, despite what we know we should do, more often than not we end up falling off the wagon like […]

Sep 10 2013

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Rank #18: Episode #168: Tame Your Inner Critic and Conquer the Fears Holding You Back

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As a highly sought after keynote speaker, today’s guest is making an impact on people all around the world. I am delighted to welcome back to the show a returning guest. Her name is Margie Warrell. Margie first visited the show back in Episode #091 as we discussed her then new book Brave.  This time she’s […]

May 03 2017

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Rank #19: 231: How to Go From Overwhelmed to Highly Efficient and Reclaim Your Life with Kris Ward

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Today’s guest knows how to get attention. In a good way, of course. She reached out to me recently with her compelling story that included a personalized video she created. Kris shared with me that she was inspired to write the book when the cards life had dealt forced her team to move forward without […]

Sep 04 2018

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Rank #20: Episode #016: Ken Davis, Author of Secrets of Dynamic Communication

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Comedian, author and professional speaker, Ken Davis, has been training others in the art of dynamic communication for 30 years. In his book Secrets of Dynamic Communications: Prepare with Focus, Deliver with Clarity, Speak with Power, Ken packs all this experience and training into 150 pages. I found Ken’s lesson on the two kinds of […]

Oct 15 2013

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