HindeSight #70: Are you a football fan?
Kettlebells & Cocktails
While at the CrossFit Games in July, I had the opportunity to sit down with John Wooley to talk about LIFEAID's history with CrossFit and the importance of eliminating "soft talk" from your vocabulary. Check out our conversation starting at 42:55.
The Entrepreneurs are Coming!
As the tide ebbs and flows in the labor market, a new wave of entrepreneurship is on the way. Check out the stats in this recent INC. article about the percentage of people quitting their jobs to start their own businesses. Any guesses on the figure? Click to see if you were close...
"Customer service shouldn't be a department, it should be the whole company."
- Tony Hsieh
Purpose-driven organizations are rarer than you might think. Leaders and CEOs may fly the flag of mission, yet how much translates into the actual processes and actions of an organization? Whether your team is large or small, there is a little tidbit of knowledge to be gained in this short conversation.
It has been almost a year since the tragic passing of Tony Hsieh, the venture capitalist, internet entrepreneur, and former Zappos CEO. His disruption of the way online brands interacted with consumers set the new standard for e-retailers and echoed in an entirely new paradigm for how all brands view customers’ happiness.
NFL regular season is back in action. Be on the lookout for FITAID talent Brandon Aiyuk in San Francisco, Derwin James in Los Angeles and Budda Baker in Arizona.
Are you a football fan? DM me your team on Instagram! You can find me at @aaronhinde, as long as you’re not a fan of that one team…