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Take Back Ownership of Your Career with Chris Brogan

In this interview, you’ll learn about how to make small improvements in your job role so you are happier and get better results. Chris Brogan is a best-selling author, entrepreneur, and consultant. One of my favorite parts of this interview is how he makes proactive decisions, so he gets the best out of himself and the people he works with.

Highlights from the interview:

  • The story of how Chris smashed his new bike into the side of the house.
  • Why he likes the serenity prayer.
  • Why we should not just accept our current job role.
  • How to make improvements to your job role.
  • How to plant mental seeds to help us improve our outlook if we are in a difficult situation.
  • Why time is so valuable and how it’s still underappreciated.
  • The importance of having difficult conversations.
  • Why self-awareness helps you improve your inner dialogue.
  • How Steven Covey wrote the 7 Habits book.
  • Radical ownership changes how you grow your career.
  • How to influence meetings to make them more productive.
  • Avoiding reactionary decisions.
  • Creating frameworks to help you make proactive decisions.
  • How does Chris set-up his days so they are productive and he’s also happy.
  • The importance of getting a good night’s sleep.
  • Why he waits 90 minutes after he wakes up to drink coffee.
  • Why we are so tough on ourselves.
  • Building a more supportive inner voice that supports your good work.
  • How the practice of meditation helps you process your thoughts and emotions.
  • Calibrating your thoughts so you make proactive decisions.

You can learn more about Chris Brogan over at his website. You can also check out his YouTube channel and LinkedIn profile.

And as always, if you have any questions or want to submit a guest for the podcast that you think would be amazing, just reach out to me on the Dig to Fly website, and I’ll do my best to get them on. If you enjoy the interview, please take 30 seconds to rate the Dig to Fly podcast on your favorite platform. Thanks!

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