October 12, 2020 Cory Carlson

Power of words, why statements and eulogies | Podcast interview with Chad Allen

In this episode, you’ll discover… 

  • How imagining your funeral can help you get the most out of your life ([2:34])
  • The best way to write a life plan and how often you should review it ([5:17])
  • Why focusing on possessions kills family relationships and what to do instead ([11:54])
  • The counterintuitive reason you have to let your kids see you fail ([12:37])
  • Why being present with your family is not enough to maintain your relationships ([16:03])
  • How to avoid being pulled off course by the problems of those around you ([20:35])
  • The magic of a power statement to help you overcome your excuses ([27:45])
  • How you can make your seemingly insurmountable dream into reality ([38:34])

Chad Allen Bio:

I am a full-time writer, editor, speaker, and writing coach. My background is in the traditional publishing industry, where I spent over 20 years as an editor, acquisitions editor, and the last seven as editorial director for Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group.

I’m the creator of Book Proposal Academy, BookCamp and The Winning Book Proposal Power Pack.

My mission is to help writers get their books into the world.

Read more about Chad at his personal website, plus reach out to him if you are interested in writing a book.

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Cory Carlson

Cory Carlson is passionate about connecting people to greater performance and more significant purpose. Cory's competency of extensive sales/marketing and team development mixed with character of helping people have greater impact allows him to transform businesses and their leadership. As the leader goes, so does the company...and home. Cory's professional experience includes being President of Sales for national contractor, interactions with private equity ownership, boardroom meetings, to sales call with sales personnel. Coaching experience ranges from one-on-ones with CEOs/Executives to team workshops/retreats. If looking for holistic growth, let's connect!