FREE DOWNLOAD: Dan Shapiro – “The Six Things You Cannot Delegate”
Dan Shapiro is a very experienced entrepreneur who has had quite amount of success. He is currently CEO & Co-founder of Glowforge an innovative 3D printing company that is having a huge impact. In this episode, Dan shares one of the most important chapters of his popular book, Hot Seat: The Startup CEO Guidebook. He goes deep on a key angle of delegation: “The Six Things You Cannot Delegate.” You can download the details of these “six things” above. Continue reading →
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FREE DOWNLOAD: The”Top 25 Founding CEO Mental Barriers To Delegation”
Yeah! We made it to the 50th episode of the podcast. Thank you for all your support and encouragement as we continue to help you become a superb CEO.
Initially I intended to invite a special guest for this milestone episode. But, instead, I thought I would stay true to the purpose of this platform and focus on something very practical. And, it is a topic that has been NAGGING me and becoming increasingly clear is an issue for you. The topic is – Delegation.
As a Founding CEO myself, I too have struggled with the mindset of delegation. Even with my significant leadership experience as a U.S. Army officer and corporate leader, it’s hard to overcome some of the mental barriers that we all erect when we become Founding CEOs. Many of you have told me you don’t event like the word itself.
So, I present to you the Top 25 Founding CEO Mental Barriers to Delegation. Take a good listen and ask yourself, which one (s) apply to you. Send me a message through our contact page and let me know. I’d be happy to provide some tips on how to overcome your specific mental barriers to delegation.
Don Breckenridge and his team have created an amazing marketing automation platform that helps small businesses use big business marketing tools. Don and his co-founder did a great job tapping into the St. Louis, MO startup ecosystem and were adept at raising capital to continue to grow their “software as a service” platform. In this interview, Don makes some very poignant points about the very important topic of delegation and reveals his struggles to focus on bigger President issues and empower others to tackle some of the challenges he use to take care of.
How Do You Build “One Team With One Dream?” Kristi Tells Us How She Did It: CEO & Co-founder, Kristi Zuhlke, started her company, KnowledgeHound, because she experienced the pain of not being able to take advantage of the very expensive market research that ate into her budget when she worked at other organizations. She has since gone on to create a unique solution that helps companies leverage the research they already have. In the process she learned how to create “one team with one dream,” has effectively dealt with her business building blindspot, learned to delegate more effectively, and has positioned her company for some significant growth. Listen to her interview and you’ll see that she is also a genuine and authentic person who openly shares.