Transitioning from your previous role into successful entrepreneurship requires a change in mindset and coming to terms with your optimal peak zone. This introspection is an integral component of your strategic planning when you identify your strengths and weaknesses so that you can definitively pinpoint the best way to contribute to your success. Moreover, this […]
Achieving success as an entrepreneur requires you to develop positive relationships with all of the experts and specialists on your team. There’s no way that you can excel in every area that touches your business, which means that finding coworkers who complement your skill set is essential. In the same way that even the most […]
Becoming a liberated CEO isn’t something that will happen overnight or by default. It requires strategic planning at every point along the process and adapting in real time to the changing realities of your business. A helpful way to think about the path to liberation can be to liken your journey to a sailor who’s […]
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” —Mark Twain I think it’s safe to say that most of […]
Dina Hampton and Brooke Southall, March 13, 2013 Putting their own capital — and that of trusting others — into their own edge-cutting ideas, these guys plow ahead with smiles on their faces. Read the full article here.
HNW Practice Thrives While Advisor Sails Around the World March 11, 2014 Back from 2 1/2 years sailing the globe, RIA Scott Leonard releases book advising CEOs how to improve their business and life at the same time. Is a 2 1/2-week vacation for a busy financial advisor too much to ask for? How about […]
How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical Scott Leonard, March 19, 2014 It didn’t happen often, but at times during the middle of dinner with my family on the back deck of our sailboat in the middle of the tropics, I’d get a text message on the satellite phone saying I […]
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO BECOME A REMOTE CEO EVEN CEOS NEED TO BREAK FROM THE DAILY GRIND OF OFFICE LIFE EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE. HERE’S HOW TO DO IT WITHOUT LETTING YOUR BUSINESS FALL APART IN YOUR ABSENCE. Scott Leonard, May 6, 2014 It has been three months since my family and […]
Scott Leonard, author of “The Liberated CEO” 05/25/14 Guest Scott Leonard, author of “The Liberated CEO,” who took a year to sail around the world while his company carried on. Listen to the podcasts here.
A CEO Ditched Everything He Owned To Sail Around The World For Almost 3 Years Libby Kane, Jul. 28, 2014 In 2011, Scott Leonard moved his family of five onto a 50-foot catamaran called Three Little Birds. He sold his Southern California house and all of the furniture in it; gave away or donated nearly […]