All posts tagged "leadership"

  • Freedom in Discipline

    Get your homework done, and then you can go hangout with your friends. If you’re like me, you’ve probably heard that line before. I remember...

  • Be Decisive in Your Business

    I don’t know about you, but indecisiveness bothers me. Even if it’s simply choosing, I believe in making a decision. There’s nothing worse than standing...

  • Leading Your Leader

    Over the past several weeks, I’ve talked a lot about leadership in this blog. And typically when you think of a leader, you think of...

  • The Importance of Planning

    Every year for Box Pro, I’m in charge of creating the editorial calendar. Basically, the calendar is a breakdown of the next year’s issues. I...

  • Decentralized Command

    Have you ever tried to manage dozens of people? Each year, one of our publications at Peake Media hosts a leadership summit during the Kentucky...

  • Execute by Way of Prioritizing

    Every two weeks, I have a leadership meeting with several other editors from our parent company, Peake Media, and the company’s COO. Together, we typically...

  • What Type of Leader are You?

    For the past several weeks in this blog, I’ve talked about different facets of extreme leadership, based on the book “Extreme Ownership” by Jocko Willink...

  • Only Bad Leaders

    In “Extreme Ownership” by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, the authors state that there are no bad teams, only bad leaders. Now, that might be...

  • What is Extreme Ownership?

    As an Affiliate, you know about ownership. You own your own business after all. But what about ownership as a leader? In the book “Extreme...

  • The Belltown Difference

    The motto for CrossFit Belltown actually started as a joke. “I travel quite a bit for work, and when you fly Delta, there’s always this...

  • The Super Smiths

    “Avengers Assemble!” The two-word catchphrase is iconic in the world of comic superheroes. When it is called out, the 17 core characters that make up...

  • Guidelines for Leader Development

    Leaders develop other leaders. In John C. Maxwell’s book, “The Five Levels of Leadership,” that idea is the main focus of Chapter 4: People Development....

  • Leadership with a Production Focus

    “No leader, however great, can long continue unless he wins victories,” said Bernard Law Montgomery. Quoted by John C. Maxwell in his book, “The 5...

  • CrossFitting in the Slums

    The slum of Rio de Janeiro is home to CrossFit Rocinha, the only non-profit CrossFit Box in South America. This Box, however, is atypical to...

  • Leadership is Human Business

    “Leadership is essentially human business” wrote John C. Maxwell in his book, “The 5 Levels of Leadership.” Upon reading that sentence, I stopped for a...