There are plenty of ways to become a healthy leader. I’ve shared various ways you can become a healthy leader over the last couple of weeks.
Today, I wanted to bring new voices to the conversation on what a healthy leader looks like. To do this, I reached out to leaders I admire and respect.
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I asked each of these leaders a single question about healthy leadership:
What healthy habits do you attribute to your success as a leader?
Their answers fell into 3 categories: Physical health, mental health, and spiritual health. These 3 areas of health are critical to your success and I’m glad to see a recurring theme among the answers.
I’m thankful to each of the over 50 leaders that responded and were willing to be a part of this expert roundup. I believe their insights into healthy habits of leaders will inspire you to find your own. Read more...
Mark Sanborn, author of Fred Factor and Fred Factor 2.0 (along with 6 other titles), is a powerful force in the leadership world. He’s the president of Sanborn & Associates, authority on leadership, and a great public speaker.
Mark graciously gave a few minutes of his day to answer a couple of burning leadership questions I had.
In the following interview with Mark, I asked:
Mark, you’ve written quite a few books. Two of your books focus on a man named Fred. Can you tell us a little about Fred?
You focus on relationships quite a bit, right?
How do you decide which relationships you need to nourish?
Your philosophy on relationships sounds a lot like the 80/20 rule. Can you expand on that?
How do you take people beyond your books and get people to actually engage in the message you’re sharing? Read more...