Master Your Craft | A Lesson from Cory Morrow

My wife and I were invited to attend the 70th Anniversary of Wholesale Electric; a family owned business located in Houston, Texas. The evening included crawfish, fried catfish, potatoes, corn, and beer. Performing at the party was Texas's own Cory Morrow. Watching Cory and his band play a 2 hour, non-stop set, made me think about mastering my craft.

In Malcom Gladwell's book Outliers, he states that anyone can master a skill with 10,000 hours of practice. It is often said, "time on task over time" will equal a desired outcome. When I look at my coaching practice since 2010, I've booked over 10,000 hours in coaching sessions with business owners. When a coaching client says that I taught a particular script with ease, or I make a skill like time management seem so easy, what they are really experiencing is the result of working on a skill with over 10,000 hours of practice.

Are you a new business owner? If so, give yourself time. Often times when speaking with...

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Jeremy's 30 Recommended Books for Growth-Oriented Individuals

Are you on a growth-development track and looking for some books to read this summer? Checkout my 30 recommended books (this list is definitely not everything I've read over the years). If you have a book that you believe is awesome for the person that desires to be successful, post in the comments below.

  1. Sidehustle Millionaire - How to Build a Side-Business that Creates Financial Freedom by Tony Whatley
  2. The ONE Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan
  3. Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk
  4. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F#CK by Mark Manson
  5. Unlimited Power by Tony Robbins
  6. High Performance Habits by Brendon Burch
  7. The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John Maxwell
  8. Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook by Gary Vaynerchuk
  9. Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne
  10. REWORK by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson
  11. The Conversion Code by Chris Smith
  12. The 4-Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferriss
  13. Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
  14. Wooden on Leadership by John Wooden
  15. The Power of Habit by Charles...
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