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Episode Summary –

We must always challenge ourselves to move forward, even when faced with adversity. As leaders, we should use the struggles of life as an opportunity to grow and develop our skills. Hard times can be especially difficult, but by picking ourselves up and learning from our mistakes, we will become stronger and more resilient for future challenges. It is important to remember that although it may seem impossible at times, we are capable of overcoming any obstacle that comes our way – because we are fireproof.

Life is a journey, and each experience we have is vital to our overall story. Everything that happens to us shapes whom we become and what we want out of life. Knowing our goals and purpose can be a source of great motivation even when challenges come up. If we don’t know the why in life, it can be harder to keep on going. Keeping sight of the bigger picture can help us create something meaningful out of every situation.

In this episode, David Hollenbach, a Fire Department Battalion Chief, internationally bestselling author, and leadership coach shares his insights on how to fireproof your life, leadership, and business to take your success from embers to excellence. David explains the importance of identifying your drive and core values to empower yourself as a leader and improve through all kinds of circumstances.

Lets jump in

Snapshot of the Key Points from the Episode:

[01:54] David’s backstory and how he got into the leadership coaching space.

[10:05] How to fireproof your leadership and move from embers to excellence? How to fireproof your life and business?

[16:25] Identifying your drive and core values and living up to them.

[18:00] David’s free tools to help leaders leading in a high-stress environment.

About David Hollenbach –

David Hollenbach is a retired Fire Department Battalion Chief, an international best-selling author, professional speaker, member of the National Speakers Association, John Maxwell certified speaker, and DISC Method Trainer. His most recent book, “Fireproof: Your Grand Strategy for Transforming Failure into Fuel for Your Future,” was released on October 11th, 2022. David also owns and operates David Hollenbach Consulting, LLC, and hosts the popular podcast “From Embers to Excellence.

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