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6 Leadership Lessons from co-founding a crazy, amazing, world-changing nonprofit (48in48)
In 2015 I co-founded 48in48. Since then, 48in48 has had a worldwide impact and delivered more than $25,000,000 in value to nonprofits. It all started with a crazy idea. Could we build 48 free websites for 48 nonprofits in 48 hours?
Listen to this podcast episode (button below) to learn if we did it (hint: we did) and the leadership lessons we learned along the way.
Great leadership reading from this week
What science says about having fun at work
According to this article, creating fun at work will reduce turnover, but too much fun might reduce productivity.
Too many back-to-back meetings can make you act like a jerk, says study
Since leaders tend to have more meetings than most, this is your PSA.
Other great reading from this week
Storytelling Is One of the Greatest Superpowers — You Can Quietly Learn It from This Expert
My biggest takeaway, strategically withhold information. I tend to dump all the details too quickly, taking away from the story's intrigue.
“Slow Productivity” Flips Hustle Porn on Its Head
This highlights a conversation between Cal Newport and Tim Ferris, accomplished authors about productivity. There is a lot in this article that is fantastic. It’s worth a few minutes of your time.
You Can’t Have Creativity Without Boredom
I’ve talked about this before, but this writer creates a compelling case for boredom.
My videos from this week
My Podcasts to check out
Tech Talk Y'all - My tech/comedy news podcast.
Real Pink - I host the national podcast for Susan G. Komen. If you want some inspiration or information about breast cancer, give it a listen.
While Daring Greatly - This is the podcast version of my live streams.
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