If you want to be better and choose success then today’s guest is your guy. Joe Ferraro is the host of the One Percent Better podcast. He has interviewed such high-level thought leaders as Seth Godin, Phil Jones, Chris Voss, and Daniel Pink. He is also a motivational speaker and co-host of the KWB Radio show with Kevin Wilson. Joe is was a NCAA baseball coach and player, who now coaches baseball at Bronxville HS in New York.
In today’s episode, we discuss:
- Coaches who say “I don’t discuss playing time with parents”
- How he inspires kids on the ball fields and in the classroom
- What leadership and life lessons he has learned through hosting his own podcast
Resources, Books, and Links Mentioned in the Podcast
Podcasts Joe Likes to Listen to …
- Super Soul Conversations – Oprah Winfrey
- Transformation in Coaching (episode 44 with Matt Deggs)
- You Made It Weird – Pete Holmes
Book Recommendations …
- Herding Tigers: Be the Leader that Creative People Need by Todd Henry
- The Leadership Playbook: Become Your Team’s Most Valuable Leader by Jamy Bechler
- The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battle by Steven Pressfield
- Linchpin: Are You Indispensable by Seth Godin
- Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
One Percent Better Episodes Mentioned …
- Ryan Hawk (Ep. 1) – Turning curiosity into a podcast
- Daniel Pink (Ep. 6) – Motivation
- Debbie Millman (Ep. 7) – what is your perfect day … 5 years from now?
- Brian Kight (Ep. 17) – work-life alignment
- Seth Godin (Ep. 26) – Getting Better
- Phil Helmuth (Ep. 40) – Positivity
- Jamy Bechler (Ep. 42) – Leadership Myth-Busting
Past “Success is a Choice” podcast episodes of interest . . .
- Ken Coleman (EntreLeadership Podcast) – Episode 072
- Brad Lea (CEO of Lightspeed VT) – Episode 066
- Bob Burg (Author of the “Go-Giver) – Episode 051
- Lolly Daskal (Fortune 500 Executive Coach) – Episode 044
- Micheal Burt (The Super Coach) – Episode 022
- Kelly Roach (Best-Selling Author; former NFL Cheerleader) – Episode 018
- Alan Stein, Jr. (World’s Leading Performance Coach) – Episode 003
“Comparison is the thief of joy.” (Teddy Roosevelt)
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