We all make mistakes. The question is, how do we handle them? We’ll look at that in our Thought of the Day. And in our interview segment, we’ll take a fascinating look–on a much larger scale–at crisis management and preparedness. While this is indeed important for large companies, it’s JUST as important for ALL of us to know and understand, as well.
Humility is one of the most misunderstood concepts of all. And what does it have to do with effective leadership? Well, practically everything! Dan Rockwell is one of Bob’s favorite leaders and a person for whom he has tons of respect and admiration. Writing under the name, Leadership Freak he started writing the blog in January of 2010. Since then, the Leadership Freak blog has been recognized as the #1 most socially shared leadership blog. Today over 400,000 people subscribe to his Leadership Freak social media channels and his blog is read in virtually every country in the world.
Bob’s special guest was Dondi Scumaci. She is one of his mentors who he refers to as, “one of the wisest, and one of the kindest, people I know.” The show’s theme is Influential Fortunato. Fortunato is Dondi’s horse who—from the moment she adopted him—has been teaching Dondi all types of lessons about learning and leadership.
Skip Prichard is an accomplished CEO who has run global businesses ranging from the startup phase to mature businesses with over $1.5 Billion in revenue. He has spent decades studying leadership psychology and interviewing over 1,000 of the most successful people in the world. His extensive library is packed with personal development books from today to dating back hundreds of years.