Strengthening Your Connections with Lou Diamond: Lead to Succeed 16

Lou Diamond is a Coach, Consultant, Bestselling Author, Speaker & Motivator. He was a top producer for firms such as Accenture, Deloitte, Omnicom, Merrill Lynch and Bank of America, leading teams to achieve record revenues year after year.  Lou founded THRIVE, a leading consulting and coaching company focused on making the most incredible leaders and top performers even more amazing.  Most recently, he launched ThriveLOUD, a weekly podcast dedicated to inspiring people to reach their peak potential in every facet of their life.

A Cornell University graduate, Lou is a passionate sports fan, avid golfer, loving husband and extremely proud dad.

Podcast highlights:

  • How to connect and build strong relationships
  • The “SAFE” (or “EFAS” in reverse) connecting muscles: empathy, fearless mindset, authenticity, super why)
  • Getting your message out there
  • Tips to increase performance
  • How Lou scored so high compared to other managers
  • Why understanding your core can be even more powerful than goal settings
  • How Lou avoids getting distracted by his “squirrels”
  • The centrality of Judaism and Jewish tradition in Lou’s life

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Interesting fact:

If you walked all eighteen holes of a golf course instead of riding in a golf cart, you would walk approximately four miles.

Leadership quote:

A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together.
— Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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