CEOs Most Influential Leadership Books of 2021

Patrick J Sweeney, Keynote Speaker, Fear Guru, Best-Selling Author, Entrepreneur, Adventurer

I’m a member of Young President’s Organization (YPO) a global organization of CEOs, and as part of the Leadership Development Network I surveyed the 2,500 members and asked them what their most influential book of all time was. These are the results. The top ranked book was by my former professor at business school Jim…

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How to have difficult conversations at work

Best keynote speaker 2021

You’ve got to fire someone. Your consulting project is way behind schedule. The budget has to get cut. In any job you’ll have to have tough conversations where fear can end up being the fuel for positive and effective change, or it can crumble you into wishing you had done the whole thing differently. With…

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Mental & Physical Gymnastics – why you should do both

Patrick J Sweeney, Certified Virtual Speaker, Fear Guru, Best-Selling Author, Entrepreneur, Adventurer

“Victor seven tango three one seven…no wait…three one nine…no one seven, one seven! It’s one seven for sure.” Spurted the tired athlete to the official. “Wrong! Thirty burpees.” demanded the Spartan judge who was checking each racer’s memorized codes. In the obstacle course (OCR) world racers spend countless hours monthly training their bodies to handle…

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