Pruning is the process of removing what is undesirable in order to make room for growth, and is a necessity if you want to reach your fullest potential and live the game changer life. In this episode Dave shares three pruning strategies (realign, revitalize, remove) you can apply to your daily activities, associations, mindset, and more, to help you remove what's less than optimal and make room for unstoppable growth. Download or stream this episode for free on iTunes, Google Play Music,…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on April 17, 2018 at 1:09pm — No Comments
Some leaders excel at picking others for promotion and development while others lead their organizations into chaos or ruin with poor choices in this regard. Following are principles from two men who were, arguably, two of the best people-pickers of the last century—General George C. Marshall, and Alfred Sloan of General Motors—as related by one of my favorite minds on the matter, Peter Drucker.
Step 1: Think through the process.
Look first at the nature of the…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on April 13, 2018 at 5:00pm — No Comments
There are some really dumb things we can do on a daily basis, that start off as tendencies, but if left unchecked can turn into habits. And without acknowledging them, facing them, and fixing them, you'll find yourself continually being taken out of your zone, and unable to consistently bring the 8 key game changer traits to all you do. This episode shares 10 dumb tendencies for you to watch out for so you can stay on track towards living the game changer life. Download, stream, or share it…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on April 10, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments
As Vince Lombardi said, "It's hard to be aggressive when you're confused." Game changers know this and understand that becoming unstoppable is a result of becoming resolutely clear about their: purpose, goals, values, personal philosophy, daily behaviors, and more. This episode shares the powerful benefits of clarity as well as key aspects to creating clarity, so that you can reach your fullest potential and help others do the same. Get it now at …Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on April 3, 2018 at 1:42pm — No Comments
Execution is not about fighting every battle, but choosing the fewest battles necessary to win the war. Game changing results are a matter of doing the ordinary things extraordinarily well - every day, without excuse, and regardless of the cost. In this episode Dave shares five keys to effective execution so you can apply the 8 game changer traits more consistently day in and day out, and execute towards your most bold visions and goals. Get the 5 keys at …Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on March 27, 2018 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Having an open mind is important when considering ideas, opinions, feedback, or suggestions. But equally important, especially if you want to live the game changer life, is knowing when to have a closed mind - becoming more discretionary about where you invest your precious time, energy, and resources. In this podcast episode Dave shares areas where you should close your mind to, so you can assess and address anything that is holding you back from becoming unstoppable. Listen to this and…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on March 20, 2018 at 1:48pm — No Comments
Some people grow old, but they don't grow up - still making the same mistakes and possessing the same mindsets and habits that held them back years ago. You can't become your best until you're learning from the past, and to help you become your best, Dave shares 10 lessons he would teach to his younger self. If you've learned these lessons already, use this as a reinforcement, or to share those lessons with others so you can nudge them closer to living the game changer life.
Added by Dave Anderson on March 13, 2018 at 12:10pm — No Comments
This article is about staying more focused on what matters most so you can get more of the right things done daily and improve results. But first I need to set the stage by presenting what is often the biggest obstacle to that goal: getting sidetracked throughout the day by what—in the full scope of reaching your potential as a human being—is trivial and in some cases, doesn’t matter at all in that regard. In other words, choosing to be offended by someone or something and stepping out…
Added by Dave Anderson on March 13, 2018 at 12:03pm — No Comments
Excellence is about doing something a certain way, with a certain intent, every single time, and it's one of the 8 key traits game changers bring consistently to all they do. Because excellence is often misunderstood, this episode clarifies how the game changer defines excellence and gives steps for developing it, so that you can bring more of it day in and day out, and help others do so as well. Start developing more excellence today with the 9 steps in this episode, available at …Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on March 6, 2018 at 11:58am — No Comments
Getting to game changer status doesn't happen overnight. Change, over time, is what enables us to move from the lower performance levels up to game changer; but, without a proper understanding of change, you'll be left feeling frustrated or worn out as you try to change things like: how you think, your personal philosophy, your daily activities, and more. Use Dave's 6 simple truths about change to make the necessary adjustments you need to get up to that next performance level, or stay there…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 27, 2018 at 11:46am — No Comments
Coachability is about demonstrating the willingness to be corrected, and to act on that correction. Coachable people are prepared to be wrong, and withstand—even welcome—high degrees of candor concerning their performance with the goal of improving it. As a result, coachable people are able to grow to levels that life’s “know-it-all’s” never experience. So, how coachable are you? The answer has much to say about your personal and professional potential. The following are criteria to help you…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 26, 2018 at 11:30am — No Comments
Game changers aren't just in it for themselves. They bring others along with them on the journey to becoming unstoppable, and impact them in a positive way. But first they have to "be" 7 things. Find out what they are in the newest episode of The Game Changer Life, available at http://thegamechangerlife.libsyn.com/. ;…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 20, 2018 at 2:43pm — No Comments
A bonus episode of The Game Changer Life podcast has been released, and this one is devoted entirely to Q&A based on questions submitted by our listeners. Listen for coaching and feedback on topics including: how to break out of ruts, the importance of taking your days off, raising the bar for those you lead, the perils of focus in regards to not making mistakes, and more! Download this episode today at …Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 15, 2018 at 1:58pm — No Comments
Becoming a game changer doesn't mean that you have to sacrifice joy, fun, and balance in life on your path to high achievement. In today's episode Dave discusses the difference between contentment and complacency by sharing 4 keys to contentment, so that wherever you may be on your journey to the game changer life, you can elevate your personal fulfillment, and enhance the lives of those around you as well. Stream, download, or share this newest episode on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, or…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 13, 2018 at 12:23pm — No Comments
I recently filmed a DVD program for my online training platform at www.AndersonVT.com on the topic of handling mistakes, and the response was even more robust than normal. I believe that’s because handling mistakes—ours and others’—is such an ongoing, real-world leadership responsibility that affects everyone both at work and at home. How you handle your own, and others’, mistakes also goes in long way in determining the level of trust, buy-in,…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 9, 2018 at 4:36pm — No Comments
Introducing Dave's new 1-day public workshops on recruiting, interviewing and hiring; the customer experience; and execution. The seminar you don't attend can't change your life. You spend every day in your business...take 1 day away to help grow yourself and it in return.
For details on these workshops, and Dave's complete event lineup, please visit …Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 7, 2018 at 6:12pm — No Comments
An all new episode of The Game Changer Life podcast has just been released, and this one's all about the Power of Accountability. Accountability has become an offensive topic in today's politically correct climate; but, in reality, accountability is an absolute necessity. For leaders, it is an essential duty. For non-leaders, it's vital for growing to unstoppable game changer status.
In this new episode, Dave talks about the power that accountability brings, and discusses strategies…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 6, 2018 at 12:52pm — No Comments
Last call to enter yourself for a chance to attend Dave's Mission Unstoppable workshop for FREE! Don't miss out on the experience that will lead you to #unstoppable growth. Workshop details available at goo.gl/r95edk…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 1, 2018 at 5:56pm — No Comments
Today is the last day to enter yourself in the contest for a free scholarship seat to attend Dave's Mission Unstoppable workshop in February. Make today the day you start the journey to becoming an unstoppable game changer in all you do.
For more details on this workshop, please visit goo.gl/r95edk…Continue
Added by Dave Anderson on February 1, 2018 at 1:03pm — No Comments