THIS IS EPISODE 508 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST
Todd Gongwer is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and former college coach who is passionate about helping others discover their purpose in leadership and life. He is the author of the best-selling book, “Lead … for God’s Sake!”
His expertise in the area of leadership and team dynamics comes from more than 25 years of a wide range of experiences spanning the world of business and athletics. He’s held senior positions in companies ranging from entrepreneurial start-up to public entity, while also serving as an assistant college basketball coach for one of the winningest small college programs in the country during the 1990s (Bethel College in Indiana). Gongwer’s message has been featured in numerous publications, such as ESPN the Magazine, ESPN.com, YahooSports and Grantland. In addition, his powerful messages are impacting leaders from Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, major universities, professional sports teams, school districts and churches throughout the country.
On this episode of the podcast, we talk to Gongwer about leadership, lessons on turning 50, pivoting during a pandemic, why we should all strive to be Joe the Janitor, and the importance of aligning our pursuits with God.
You can read about it, talk about it, you can even train your mind to think about it.
But if your HEART isn’t bought into it, and you’re unwilling to make difficult heart changes to take steps toward it…
It won’t happen!
Your BEST begins in the heart!💪🏻❤️💪🏻
— Todd Gongwer (@ToddGongwer) May 28, 2020