ICYMI: Replays and Recaps From Leadercast Live 2018

Being a leader worth following begins with leading yourself. At Leadercast Live 2018, nine world-renowned leadership experts empowered thousands of attendees around the globe to take control of their leadership journeys.

Whether you need a refresher from the day or if you missed it entirely, discover the insights and wisdom shared by our Leadercast Live speakers. We’ve compiled one-page, printable recaps of each speaker’s session, as well as shareable quotes. Read on for the insights and join us to learn from more inspiring leaders at Leadercast Women 2018, happening Oct. 12 in Atlanta and at a location near you!


Andy Stanley on Leading Yourself First

“Where do exceptional self leaders lead themselves? To what they value most, not what they want now.”  

“Where do exceptional self leaders lead themselves? To what they value most, not what they want now.” — @AndyStanley


Ever insightful, Andy Stanley, leadership communicator and best-selling author, dared us to look in the mirror and start tackling our toughest leadership challenge—ourselves. From leading a business to leading a family, Andy said that direction, not intention, is pivotal to success.

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Dr. Jim Loehr on the Gift of Life

“The most important thing you can do with your life is to give it away.”  

“The most important thing you can do with your life is to give it away.” — Dr. Jim Loehr


An expert in human performance and energy management, Dr. Jim Loehr shared his research and years of knowledge on how we can make the most out of our lives. Jim explained that good moral and ethical character is the bedrock of success.

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Carey Lohrenz on Pursuing Your Purpose

“If you lose sight, you lose the fight.”  

“If you lose sight, you lose the fight.” — @CareyLohrenz


As the first female F-14 fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy, Carey Lohrenz knows a thing or two about staying on course. She explained that success comes from keeping sight of your desired goals no matter what.

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Kat Cole on Building Self-Awareness

“Sometimes the people closest to the action know what the right thing to do is long before the leader does.”  

“Sometimes the people closest to the action know what the right thing to do is long before the leader does.” — @KatColeATL


Change is a crucial part of leading yourself. Kat Cole, North America COO and president of FOCUS Brands, shared her tips on making sure you are open to change and can do it effectively. It starts with giving yourself permission to do so and regularly evaluating your performance in all aspects of your life.

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Michael Hyatt on Self-Care Is a Discipline

“Work gives confidence, joy and finances to bring home. Self-care gives a clear mind, creativity and a well-rested body to work.”  

“Work gives confidence, joy and finances to bring home. Self-care gives a clear mind, creativity and a well-rested body to work.” — @MichaelHyatt


Don’t buy into the hustle fallacy, said leadership coach Michael Hyatt. He shared data that says self-care leads to greater productivity than working countless hours. Michael also explained a few methods to giving yourself more me time.

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Jen Bricker on Facing Your Obstacles

“When you’re told that you’re beautiful, you’re important and you matter, you believe it.”  

“When you’re told that you’re beautiful, you’re important and you matter, you believe it.” — @JenBricker1


Born without legs and now a professional acrobat and aerialist, Jen Bricker’s story is truly inspirational. But she claimed that anyone can be an inspiration to others because we all have a unique story and unique obstacles to which someone else can relate.

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Dr. Mae Jemison on Conquering Fears

“What’s more important to me? Being afraid or being an astronaut?”  

“What’s more important to me? Being afraid or being an astronaut?” — @maejemison


Dr. Mae Jemison was the first woman of color in outer space. But Mae has a fear of heights. She told the Leadercast Live audience that her goal of being an astronaut was more important than her fears, and we should “dare to do” the things we desire most.

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Ian Cron on the Importance of Self-Awareness

“Self-awareness will make you lead yourself better so you can lead others like never before.”  

“Self-awareness will make you lead yourself better so you can lead others like never before.” — @iancron


To lead yourself, you have to know yourself. Ian Cron is an expert Enneagram teacher and explained each of the nine personality types and how they influence how people interact with the world. He said that self-awareness is a lifelong journey we all must revisit regularly. 

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Joe Torre on Why You Can't Lead Alone

“I believe that if you’re going to get anything accomplished in life, you’re gonna need someone to help.”  

“I believe that if you’re going to get anything accomplished in life, you’re gonna need someone to help.” — @JoeTorre


Joe Torre, the man who managed the New York Yankees to four World Series titles, said that even leading yourself requires teamwork. Anything worth accomplishing in life requires someone else’s help, he said, but it’s still important to be clear, authentic and open with yourself.

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