Am I protecting the past or innovating the future? – Jon Acuff
Jon Acuff is the New York Times Bestselling author of five books including his most recent, Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work and Never Get Stuck. Also voted one of the best speakers in 2015 by the Meeting & Convention Planners.
For 18 years he’s helped some of the biggest brands in the world tell their story, including The Home Depot, Bose, Staples and the Dave Ramsey Team. Most recently he’s spoken to hundreds of thousands of people across the country at events for companies such as Microsoft, Whirlpool, and Comedy Central. Featured regularly on national media, Jon has been seen on CNN, Fox News, Good Day LA and several other key outlets. He’s also written for TIME, the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Reader’s Digest and MSNBC.
In addition, Jon is also a big proponent of social media with blogs that have been read by 4 million people and more than 265,000 Twitter followers. In 2010, he used his influence with his tribe to build two kindergartens in Vietnam. Jon lives with his wife Jenny and two daughters in Franklin, TN.
Question: What are you doing as a leader to intentionally develop yourself?