Success Skills Coach- December 2022
The People Have Spoken – The 2022 midterm results are in for some hotly contested Senate and House seats. I hope your candidates won. If they lost, don’t use it as an excuse to underachieve. Accepting the results is a crucial part of our democracy.
Ukraine’s Got Russia Reeling – Russian troops have retreated from the city of Kherson, which is a humiliating defeat for Vlamir Putin’s attempted takeover of Ukrainian territory. While this war isn’t over it appears the tide is turning. You can donate to the Ukrainian people here. Or you can purchase a Ukraine Candle here. All proceeds to to a not-for-profit there.
Book Recommendations – My learning goal is to get through at least 50 non-fiction books (including audio books) a year. This is where I find the ideas to help my clients grow their business. Below are the ones I read this past month.
Like a Rolling Stone: A Memoir Jann Wenner shares the good, the bad and the ugly about the bootstrap startup, then rise to prominence of his groundbreaking rock journalism magazine, Rolling Stone. A must read for all rock and roll fans.
Thirteen Soldiers: – A Personal History of Americans at War The late John McCain shared the compelling stories of 13 obscure military people, one from each of the 13 major wars our country has engaged in. You like heroic tales? Here are 13 of ’em.
Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don’t Know Astute social commentary from Malcom Gladwell shows how wrong we can be when we judge unfamiliar people in new situations.
American Rascal:How Jay Gould Built Wall Street’s Biggest Fortune Unlike Carnegie, Rockefeller & Vanderbilt, Jay Gould has no monument, university or building with his name on it. But in the second half of the 19th century he may have been the biggest robber baron of them all via ruthless railroad acquisitions and stock manipulation.
Financial Advisors – I coach Financial Advisors around the country to help them grow their clientele. I always want to meet FA’s, branch managers and/or fund wholesalers anywhere in the US. Your introductions are greatly appreciated.
Success Skills Coach Jim Rohrbach, “The Personal Fitness Trainer for Your Business,” coaches Financial Advisors around the US by phone to help them grow their clientele.
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