Run Toward the Roar

Run Toward
the Roar

Episode 3


To thrive requires a refinable new norm

August 3, 2023

to thrive requires a refinable new norm

Welcome to Run Toward The Roar! 

In this episode of Run Toward The Roar, John talks about a refinable new norm, how the process of transformation takes place, and understanding smart goals. We journey from a discussion of transformation from crisis, having the right mindset, and understanding hope and faith in order to build your convictions and allow yourself to thrive.

What to expect in this episode:

01:18 – A second wind.
02:47 – On crisis and transformation
06:15 – Hot water teabag effect
07:12 – Growth mindset versus a fixed mindset
08:32 – On refinable new norm
10:09 – The PIES formula
13:44 – Hope and Faith
16:31 – Building on your convictions.
17:23 – On values: different definition, same intent
22:16 – On thriving, fear of failure, and taking risks.

About John Robertson

John Robertson is one of the leading Coaches, Consultants, and Speakers that Leaders in the workplace look to “when things start to feel like they’re falling apart” due to issues with their staff, support systems, and company “ethos” (character and habit driven behaviors that either make or break an organization during times of crisis). Find out more about his THRIVE-based Books, Training, and Resources here.

Driven by a “recognition of others’ strengths” and a deep-seated faith in their ability to find their way through even the most challenging of times— John creates an intensely inspiring environment for recovery, optimization, and triumph.

With over 30 years of experience leading large groups through his involvement in the church alongside shepherding public-service organizations (such as Townships, Firefighters, Police, and First Responders) through their own points of crisis and transition, John is counted on time and time again as “the steady voice of reason during even the most challenging of storms”.

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About the book

If you would like to follow along in an easy format please go to Amazon and purchase a copy of the book Run Toward The Roar: Transforming Crisis and Change into the Opportunity to Thrive, as that is the theme that we will be building on.

If you’re willing to please send me an e-mail, I would like to send you chapter one of the discovery guide so that I can encourage you in the thinking of this journey.

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