3 Lessons from College Basketball Championship Coaches

When March Madness rolls around, the characteristics of championship teams are on display. I’m grateful to have interviewed some incredible coaches on my podcast, Game Changers with Molly Fletcher, including these three college basketball championship coaches. Here are three lessons I’ve learned from my conversations with University of Connecticut women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma, Michigan … Continued

The Happiness Heartbeat Exercise

Jenn Lim is the CEO and Chief Happiness Officer of Delivering Happiness, a company that she and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh co-created to inspire passion and purpose in workplaces for a happier world. In this clip from our conversation when she was a guest on my podcast, she talks through The Happiness Heartbeat Exercise. How … Continued

“Mama Jan” Smith’s Advice on the Best Way to Deliver Tough Feedback

“Mama Jan” Smith is a Grammy-nominated producer and vocal coach to the stars—working with chart-topping artists like Usher, Justin Beiber, The Band Perry, Rob Thomas, Drake, Sugarland, Ciara, Collective Soul, and more. She joined me as a guest on my podcast last year, and we had a great conversation. Just like when I was an agent … Continued

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7 Kickass Women to Follow on Instagram

In celebration of Women’s History Month, I thought it would be fun to share some of the women who inspire me. I admit I first joined Instagram to keep up with my three teenage daughters, but one of my favorite things about the platform is discovering new people who are sharing their gifts with the … Continued

3 Leadership Lessons from Dabo Swinney

In the past three seasons, Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney has led the Tigers to two national championships (2016, 2018). Coach Swinney joined me for an episode of “Game Changers with Molly Fletcher” before the start of the 2018 season and it was one of my favorite conversations because of the leadership insights and stories … Continued

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The Top 10 Episodes of Game Changers with Molly Fletcher for 2018

Thanks to our guests and listeners for another great year of the Game Changers with Molly Fletcher podcast! I started the podcast two years ago to take our listeners behind the scenes with peak performers to learn what drives and inspires them and to apply their lessons to our own lives. Every conversation is another … Continued

Dabo Swinney’s Approach to Goal Setting

For the fourth straight year, Clemson University has made it to the College Football Playoffs. Led be Coach Dabo Swinney, the Tigers will face Notre Dame on December 29 to try to make it back to the championship game. I was fortunate to talk to Coach Swinney a few months ago when I interviewed him … Continued

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4 Ways to Recruit and Hire Like A GM

In my recent conversations with leaders, the topic of hiring top talent has come up consistently as a challenge. I keep hearing, “Recruiting great talent is getting harder and harder.” It’s clearly a pain point that executives are navigating. So how can we recruit and hire great talent in this type of competitive environment? What … Continued

Donald Miller Explains Why Clarity is the New Creativity

If you want your customers to listen to you, listen to this. New York Times best-selling author and StoryBrand CEO Donald Miller, explains why clarity is the new creativity. At StoryBrand, they believe that if you can communicate really clearly on why you’ll make customers lives better — and do so in under five seconds — then … Continued

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8 Podcasts to Help You Grow As A Leader

Whether I am walking the dog, sitting in car pool line or waiting for a plane to take off, I grab nuggets from podcasts all day.  Here are my top 8 leadership podcasts that I have in my library that I thought you might enjoy, too. Boss Files with Poppy Harlow: Conversations about business, leadership and innovation– Imagine you … Continued