Hello, and welcome to the Leadership Done Right Podcast, Episode 32: Start with Purpose with Dr. Frumi Rachel Barr.
Get to Know Frumi
Live Your Why
She lives her “WHY” (purpose or cause) daily: creating a safe environment for leaders and their teams to talk about the tough issues that matter most to build profitable and sustainable organizations.
Begin with the Culture
She has a unique approach. She always begins with culture – the competitive advantage of any company. Building ridiculously successful businesses is what it’s all about.
Her Bestselling Book!
She is the author of A CEO’s Secret Weapon: How to Accelerate Success. The book was ranked top business book of 2012 by ExecRank and has a forward by her colleague Simon Sinek, international author of bestselling Start with Why.
I am honored and humbled to have her on the show today. Our guest is Dr. Frumi Rachel Barr. Name, welcome to the show!
Having the Right Team and Start with Purpose
When you hire the right people, you have smart people on your team. Leadership is really about having followers, knowing why you do what you do, and inspiring people.
As a leader, it is essential that you let people know why you are doing it so they can follow you through the tough times. This is especially true in a startup environment since there is more risk. When they know why you are doing it, they will follow you on your adventure. Think about “Why would someone come and work with you? They have to know why you are doing it.”
Being a leader is all about painting the picture of what the future can look like and how each person can contribute to that. You also need to start with purpose. [Read more…] about Podcast Episode #32 — Start with Purpose with Dr. Frumi Rachel Barr