“It’s not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. I believe we’re all climbing our own mountain. There’s a place we imagine that looks and feels better than where we are today.” —Bobby Herrera. In this episode, Bobby and I discuss his journey of being the “underdog,” how to turn setbacks into successes and his amazing mindset surrounding leadership and empowering others. Bobby is CEO of the Populus Group (Populus is Latin for “People”), which helps businesses and organizations with nonpermanent and contingent workforce solutions. He is the author of The Gift of Struggle: Life Changing Lessons About Leading (download three FREE chapters here: http://bit.ly/2nXrL1K) and believing that everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed is at the core of Bobby’s philosophy in business and in life. He can be found at https://bobby-herrera.com/, on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/bobbyherrerapg/ and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BobbyHerreraPG. Bobby is a proud Army veteran and currently lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and three children. Show notes for this episode can be found at https://scottwelle.com/bobby-herrera-the-gift-of-struggle. Enjoy!