163: The Simple Habit That Expands Your Influence and Boosts Your Career with Jeff Brown the Author of “Read to Lead”
Author and podcaster Jeff Brown is Dr. Brad Miller’s guest on Episode 163 of the Beyond Adversity Podcast.
Jeff Brown is a speaker, author and consultant who, after many years as an award winning broadcaster was downsized out of a job. He then started the “Read to Lead Podcast” which is a four time best business podcast nominee. On the “Read to Lead podcast” he has interviewed great authors such as Seth Godin, Michael Hyatt and Alan Alda each week,
Jeff leads in person and virtual workshop training helping executives and teams, install a culture or reading for success within their organizations,
Jeff’s new book is called “Read To Lead: The Simple Habit That Expands Your Influence and Boosts Your Career.”
The book is available at readtoleadbook.com and if you purchase before August 31, 2021, there are almost $500 of bonuses, including the audio book, which are there for you.
In Episode 163 Jeff talks with Brad about how reading was almost educated out of him in school and how his love of reading was rekindled in the workplace through a leader in his organization who valued the power of reading and how Jeff then applied his reading to success in the workplace.
Jeff share how people innately know reading is good but often neglect reading because they haven’t leveraged the why and how and the practices of reading.
He then goes on to share many of the processes describes in the book which address these concerns such as:
Understanding the many benefits of reading.
Schedule a time to read and protect it.
The power of small steps in reading.
Reading strategically for what you want to get out of a book.
Moreover, Jeff talks about the power of reading to speak to any adverse event in your life and how to start and benefit from an intentional and consistent practice of reading.
Episode 163 of The Beyond Adversity Podcast will give the listener powerful and practical processes to make your life better through reading.
The Beyond Adversity Podcast is all about helping people to navigate adverse life events and emerge to a life of peace, prosperity and purpose and is published weekly by Dr Brad Miller at DrBradMiller.com who is devoted to helping people to “Grow Through What You Go Through.”