May 15, 2024

Corporate CPR Episode 121: How To Take Your Performance To Another Level To Avoid Killing Your Company

On today’s episode we are talking about how to take your performance to another level to avoid killing your company.

Evan Marks experience, formerly Senior Consultant at The ReThink Group, brings resilience and strategic insight. With a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and a Division 1 Lacrosse background, Evan coaches diverse clients, including NASCAR pit crews and executives. He champions the belief that “pressure is a privilege.” As a Senior Performance Coach, Evan utilizes cutting-edge techniques rooted in modern psychoanalysis and neuroscience to guide clients to peak performance. Passionate about empowering clients to unlock their potential, he specializes in coaching for elite performers, extending expertise to leadership development beyond finance.

Episode Highlights:

  • You can pick your actions, even if you can’t always pick your emotions. Being aware of this distinction allows you to navigate situations more effectively.
  • Take control of your behavior by understanding your emotional triggers and consciously choosing how to respond. This empowers you to manage situations rather than being controlled by them.
  • Journaling and self-reflection are powerful tools for identifying and understanding your emotions. By verbalizing and acknowledging your feelings, you can build a deeper understanding of yourself and better navigate your emotional landscape.
  • By slowing down and being intentional about how we respond to situations, we can create a different experience and outcome. Whether it’s managing anger or improving work-life balance, intentionality allows us to navigate life’s challenges more effectively.
  • Journaling and verbalizing our emotions are powerful tools for building self-awareness. By acknowledging and expressing how we feel, we can better understand ourselves and our reactions. This self-awareness lays the foundation for personal growth and development.
  • The mantra “you need to slow down before you speed up” encapsulates the idea that intentional effort and habit formation take time. By investing the effort to build new habits and neural pathways, we can ultimately accelerate our progress and achieve greater success in the long run.

Top 3 Takeaways for the Audience:

  1. Positively impact the lives of those around us, whether it’s our loved ones or colleagues.
  2. Action Behind Kindness and Forgiveness: While kindness and forgiveness are crucial, they require action to be effective. Simply acknowledging them isn’t enough; we must actively demonstrate kindness and forgiveness in our actions towards ourselves and others.
  3. Believe in Growth and Set Boundaries: Our beliefs shape our reality, and setting boundaries and assumptions can unlock our limitless potential. Embracing the idea that growth is constant and non-linear allows us to continuously evolve and expand our capabilities.

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