PhotoJolts: A Creative Approach To Teaching Leadership

glenn photo joltsGlenn Hughes, creator of Smart as Hell, returns with Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss to share insights from his forthcoming book, PhotoJolts. Co-authored by “Thiagi” Thiagarajan, PhotoJolts is a groundbreaking tool and useful at work, at home and even at play. Glenn takes Robert and Mike to his Pinterest Page and demonstrates how to use them in any setting. What does a feather say about leadership? How can an ancient crank phone facilitate a leadership moment? Listen in and you’ll discover the answers to these questions and much more. Practical, simple and effective ideas on how you can make a positive difference for yourself, your organization and the world. Oh, and we have fun too! Listen live on Mondays at 10 a.m Pacific, catch it here or subscribe on iTunes and listen when convenient.

 

Common Sense Rules For Common Sense Leadership

Hooser bookPhilip Van Hooser, author of Leaders Ought to Know: 11 Ground Rules for Common Sense Leadership stops by to share a few insights from his book with Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss. Finally, some common sense for the show. It’s about time. Each week, Thought Grenades brings you practical, simple and effective ideas on how you can make a positive difference for yourself, your organization and the world. Oh, and we have fun too! Listen live on Mondays at 10 a.m Pacific, catch it here or subscribe on iTunes and listen when and where it’s convenient for you.

 

 

How To Win In The Collaboration Economy

The-Collaboration-Economy-225x300Eric Lowitt, author of The Future of Value, returns with Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss with new insights from his soon-to-be-released book, The Collaboration Economy. Lowitt explains that the challenges companies face today are too big to tackle alone. For instance Coca-Cola would not be “the real thing” or anything without access to clean fresh, water. His new book offers a new framework and tools for business leaders to successfully partner with others. Become an “orchestrator.” Learn the difference between the “waste economy” and the “collaboration economy.” Thought Grenades is live Mondays at 10 a.m. Pacific. Or, catch the show here or subscribe on iTunes and have it conveniently delivered to your mobile device.

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How To Enrich Lives…The Apple Way

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Carmine Gallo, author of The Apple Experience, returns with Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss to share the secrets to building insanely great customer loyalty. It begins with inspiring your internal customers, serving your external customers and setting the stage with a focus on enriching lives. Sounds like leadership, doesn’t it? Listen and learn. Subscribe to Thought Grenades on iTunes and keep us with you on your mobile.

 

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How To Achieve “Smart As Hell” Goals in 2013

Glenn Hughes, author of Smart As Hell as well as numerous productivity products, returns with more Smart as Hell advice. No matter what business you’re in, if you have a heartbeat and intend on accomplishing something that matters to you in the New Year, you won’t want to miss this show. Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss share some of their goals for 2013 and Glenn runs them through his “Smart-o-Meter.” Listen and learn how they fare and how you can set and achieve your soon-to-be written New Year’s Resolutions. Subscribe to Robert Thompson’s Thought Grenades on iTunes and listen on your mobile.

Robert Thompson’s Thought Grenades Monday, December 10, 2012

Curiosity Drives Innovation…And Allan Karl

Allan Karl, entrepreneur, photographer, adventurer and marketing pro joins Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss on Thought Grenades this week to share stories and insights from his 3 year, 62,000 mile, 35 country, 5 continent, solo motorcycle journey. Learn how his curiosity broke through fear, built trust and allowed him to embrace change. Listen to Thought Grenades live Mondays at 10 a.m. Pacific or subscribe on iTunes and listen anytime, anywhere on your mobile.

Robert Thompson’s Thought Grenades Monday, November 5, 2012

 

Can You Hear The Pin Drop?

Gary Mills, co-author with David Lewis of The Pin Drop Principle joins Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss to share how we can captivate, influence and communicate better using the time-tested methods of professional performers. Just what is the Pin Drop Principle and why is it relevant today? What can you do to take your presentation skills to the next level, while staying true to who you are? Listen and learn the answers to these questions and more. Subscribe to Thought Grenades on iTunes.

Robert Thompson’s Thought Grenades Monday, October 1, 2012

Tables Turned Again…Interview On Me…Part Two

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to be interviewed by Glenn Hughes of Smart As Hell.  Today I’m sharing part two of Glenn’s transcribed chat with me. It’s a bit more in-depth about how my work and his new, more focused slant on the SMART Goal process you may have experienced in the past go together like hand in glove. Check it out when you have a moment and let me know what you think. Your thoughts are always important to me.

Robert Thompson with Glenn Hughes Part Two

 

Tables Turned…The Interviews Are On Me

Over the past week, I had the opportunity to be interviewed by two colleagues, Shawn Ellis of The Speaker’s Group and Glenn Hughes of Smart As Hell. Shawn’s audio interview is a quick one that highlights some new material I’m working on and Glenn’s transcribed chat with me is Part One of a Four-Part series that will be shared over the next few weeks. It’s a bit more in-depth about how my work and his new, more focused slant on the SMART Goal process you may have experienced in the past go together like hand in glove . Check them out when you have a moment.

Shawn Ellis speaks with Robert Thompson

Glenn Hughes and Robert Thompson Talk Smart Goals and Smart Leadership

How To Be Smart As Hell

Glenn Hughes, author of the soon to be released books, Smart As Hell and Smart As Hell flowchART joins Robert Thompson and Mike Neiss. Glenn’s two books, destined for the best-seller list, fit us to a tee. Glenn’s content is practical, simple and very effective. Listen and learn how to be Smart as Hell. Join us live Mondays at 10 a.m. or subscribe to Thought Grenades on iTunes.

Robert Thompson’s Thought Grenades March 19, 2012