The Currency: [039] On Reading Books

The Currency: [039] On Reading Books

In 2019 I committed to reading 12 books—one per month. Listen in to discover what I learned.

Here’s my 2019 reading list with (Amazon Affiliate) links:

1. This is Marketing – Seth Godin
2. The Virtue of Nationalism – Yoram Hazony
3. The Hero With a Thousand Faces – Joseph Campbell
4. Bigger Than This – Fabian Geyrhalter
5. Ready, Fire, Aim – Michael Masterson
6. Hooked – Nir Eyal
7. The Writer’s Journey: Mythic Structures for Writers – Christopher Vogler
8. Writing White Papers – Michael Stelzner
9. Radical Focus – Christina Wodtke
10. The Lords of Strategy – Walter Kiechel
11. The Advantage – Patrick Lencioni
12. Range – David Epstein

Also, I mentioned that “How To Read a Book” by Adler and Van Doren. You can get a copy on Amazon.

Lastly, I said I use Ryan Holiday’s note card system for capturing important ideas from my reading. You can learn about it here by reading Ryan’s article on his system and how it works.


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The Currency: [038] My One Lesson from 2019

The Currency: [038] My One Lesson from 2019

As we wind down the year, I want to share the one thing I learned from this podcast that I think can help you realize your life’s biggest goals.

A big thank you to all of this year’s guests—without you the show would not have been half as interesting or successful. And, I must say thank you to this audience—you guys rock! I am grateful and humbled by the success of the show and am looking forward to an even better year in 2020.


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The Currency: [037] The Seeds of Growth with Ken Wasnock of GardenTrends

The Currency: [037] The Seeds of Growth with Ken Wasnock of GardenTrends

How do you take a stable company rooted in agriculture for over 100 years and turn it into a growth company?

According to Ken Wasnock, you focus on the people. Listen in as Ken shares his story and the wonderful work he and his team are doing at Harris Seeds, a GardenTrends company.

Visit Harris Seeds and GardenTrends to learn more.


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The Currency: [036] Automation & Human Ingenuity with Patrick Tobin of Han-Tek

The Currency: [036] Automation & Human Ingenuity with Patrick Tobin of Han-Tek

Patrick Tobin is the president of Han-Tek, a company that designs and installs automation systems throughout North America. You’d be forgiven for thinking a company that automates manufacturing facilities is more interested in engineering than people. But, just the opposite is true. Join me as Patrick shares his story and how he and the people of Han-Tek use their ingenuity to free others to be more creative.

Visit the Han-Tek website to learn more!


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All music used in this show was created by the talented Lee Rosevere and are shared under a Creative Commons 4.0 license.

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