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Many of us focus on winning at work. Then, with whatever time and energy is left, we give to our family and to ourselves. In the end, no one wins. Marriages suffer, kids are neglected, and you are not fulfilled. Learn from business leaders who are winning at both home and work.

Win At Home First Cory M. Carlson

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 92 Ratings

Many of us focus on winning at work. Then, with whatever time and energy is left, we give to our family and to ourselves. In the end, no one wins. Marriages suffer, kids are neglected, and you are not fulfilled. Learn from business leaders who are winning at both home and work.

    How to build strong, responsible and humbler leaders with Joe Cavanaugh, CEO of YouthFrontiers

    How to build strong, responsible and humbler leaders with Joe Cavanaugh, CEO of YouthFrontiers

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    Why humility is the single most important trait for leaders today — both at work and at home (2:39)  The one question to ask yourself before walking to your home after work that neutralizes petty arguments before they happen (5:45)  The “Simmer Down” secret for humanizing your business and attracting new customers and team members in droves (6:29)  How developing your values and character can ease your anxiety and depression (11:55)  Why trusting your feelings fills you with misery (and how to learn from your feelings without self-sabotaging) (14:14)  The “Precious, Not Perfect” mindset tweak that helps you forgive yourself after making a boneheaded mistake (20:41)  Why helping your kids avoid pain results in them developing a victim mindset and ungrateful attitude (even if it feels like the right thing to do) (26:18) If you’d like to connect with Joe, you can email him at joe@youthfrontiers.org. Or you can check out his website at https://youthfrontiers.org.  
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 39 min
    Ask more questions, mindset, and energy awareness with Kendra Ramirez, CEO of Kendra Ramirez Digital Agency

    Ask more questions, mindset, and energy awareness with Kendra Ramirez, CEO of Kendra Ramirez Digital Agency

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    Why asking more questions makes you a better leader at work and at home (1:35)  The weird “side-by-side” communication secret that brings you closer to your spouse and children (4:12)  How mowing your lawn without earbuds rejuvenates your spirit after a long, stress-filled week (8:18) Why God wants you to have abundance with your health, finances, and family (even if it seems like He doesn’t) (13:01)  The wicked way your desire for control keeps you trapped in a scarcity mindset (14:54)  How your brain works in 3 simple steps — and how to “hack” this to create abundance in your life and business (16:45)  The 2 words you must utter to erase 6 years of a divorce-induced depression (23:29)  How exercising your mindset like your biceps helps joy radiate through every bone in your body (26:08)  The “Look For The Wobble” secret that helps you get out of an emotional funk with ease (and without exploding on your spouse, kids, or pets) (26:32)  How to transform your depression into serenity and your anxiety into hope (30:18)  If you’d like to connect with Kendra, you can visit her digital marketing agency website here: https://www.kendraramirez.com/. Or you can connect with her on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendraramirez/ and Twitter here: https://twitter.com/KendraRamirez 
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 35 min
    Where are you stepping out in faith in your home or your career? with Jamahal Boyd, CEO of The Crossroads Center

    Where are you stepping out in faith in your home or your career? with Jamahal Boyd, CEO of The Crossroads Center

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    The “Spiritual Balance” secret to winning at work and at home (1:51)  How spiritual warfare beefs up its attacks on you when you’re trying to do good (and how to prevent it from sabotaging your life and marriage) (6:12)  Why spending time in scripture before doing anything else “primes” your brain to reach its full potential (15:15)  The simple “One Verse” exercise that makes diving into scripture less overwhelming (15:55)  How to keep your teenagers engaged spiritually instead of rolling their eyes whenever you bring up God (17:59)  The “date-at-home” approach for connecting with your wife without going to fancy restaurants every week (23:17)  How God transforms your most humiliating failures into your most epic successes (28:47)  If you’d like to get in touch with Jamahal and learn more about The Crossroads Center, you can call him at (513) 475-5300 or visit their website at https://www.thecrossroadscenter.org/. 
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 49 min
    How to not be defined by your addictions or your success with Will Cox, CEO of Solera Energy

    How to not be defined by your addictions or your success with Will Cox, CEO of Solera Energy

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    Why having humility gives you an unfair advantage at winning at home and at work (and how to practice humility) (2:12)  How being the CEO at home pushes your family away (and how to step back without sacrificing your leadership) (3:48)  The “listen with your eyes” secret that prevents work from distracting you when you’re with your kids (6:30)  The weird way overcoming an opiate addiction makes success in business and with God easier (10:05)  The insidious way being a high-achiever makes you more prone to addictions (and how to harness this power to make the world a better place) (16:43)  How to spot a life-changing ray of hope when you’re surrounded by nothing but black clouds (25:28)  Why struggling early in your business to the point where you have to sell your wife’s ring to pay the bills makes success inevitable when you’re following God’s plan (30:02)  If you’d like to get in touch with Will or learn more about Solera’s solar energy, you can reach out to him at will@soleraenergyllc.com or visit Solera’s website at https://soleraenergyllc.com.
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 37 min
    What is good for your marriage, career, and finances with Brian Holtz, COO of Compass

    What is good for your marriage, career, and finances with Brian Holtz, COO of Compass

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    Why treating your family like your co-workers improves your marriage and your relationship with your kids (2:03)  The “Never Empty-Handed” approach that makes your wife feels appreciated (6:46)  The service mindset shift that strengthens your marriage more than weekly date nights (9:42)  Why taking a new job that pays half of your current salary makes you more fulfilled and closer to God (especially when making less money is scary) (12:34)  How working from home can poison your marriage (and how to protect your marriage when you must work from home) (17:48)  The single defining factor that determines if you’re a good husband and father or not (21:43)  Why 30% of the 10 Commandments are about comparison (and how to stop comparing yourself to others so you can unlock joy and peace) (25:24)  How to transform your most humiliating failures into a way to serve God and your community (27:18)  If you’d like to get in touch with Brian and share your story with him, you can email him at brian@compass1.org/ If you’d like to learn more about Compass, you can visit their website at https://compass1.org/.
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 38 min
    Marriage and Career strengthened after a loss of a child, with Andy Schoonover, CEO of CrowdHealth

    Marriage and Career strengthened after a loss of a child, with Andy Schoonover, CEO of CrowdHealth

    In this episode, you’ll discover… 
    Why discipline makes you a “super dad” (even when you have a million other things to take care of) (4:28)  How setting expectations with your family and team prevents one of them from stealing too much of your time (6:23)  Why selfishness rips marriages apart in unexpected ways (and how to use your marriage to become selfless) (9:42)  The “Partnership Trick” that makes your wife happy when you go to happy hour networking events (10:28)  How to bounce back in your faith, marriage, and career after losing your first child (13:04)  The “Pain Becomes Your Platform” secret for leveraging your most heartbreaking circumstances to grow your business and bless others (17:47)  Why trying to make your kids happy all the time is the most unloving thing you can do as a parent (26:48)  The simple “regardless of” mindset shift that prevents divorce conversations from happening (even when your marriage is on the rocks) (34:24)  How the Lord transforms your most humiliating failures into massive success (53:05)  If you’d like to connect with Andy Schoonover and check out his new, cheaper approach to health care, you can send him an email at andy@joincrowdhealth.com or visit his website at https://www.joincrowdhealth.com/. 
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    If you’re feeling stuck, are lacking confidence, or you’re inconsistent, I want to help you. I’m launching another round of The Confident & Consistent Leader Program on November 1st to help you grow in the four main areas of your life: You, marriage, parenting, and business. To check out this program before it launches and get early bird pricing, head over to https://www.corymcarlson.com/leadership/ before November 1st. 
    Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.”
    If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
92 Ratings

92 Ratings

zustanni ,

Excellent Content

In today’s “hustle and bustle” and focus on winning at work, I was dying to hear how to finally win at home. It is great to hear from other real people how to win at home first. This is great stuff!

wdavis07 ,

Great Insight and Focus on True Priorities

In a world where our identity is so often tied to our answer to the standard question of “so what do you do for a living” it’s refreshing and inspiring to hear a podcast focused on what’s truly important. Great content! Keep up the great work!

Scott McGohan ,

Imposter syndrome

Great insight! Authentic, humble and direct! Sam Hills is an amazing thinker! Out of the box, no nonsense dreamer! The world needs more!!!

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