Joshua Gagnon

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Eo 045: Great Leaders Make Great Coaches

Welcome to Episode 45 of the Joshua Gagnon Leadership Podcast!

Today’s episode focuses on how being a great leader means being a great coach. If you enjoyed this episode, please share it and leave a review of the podcast on iTunes or Stitcher.

3 Takeaways for Leaders:

  1. Be a coach for your organization.

  2. Give others ownership.

  3. Be involved in people’s lives.

Quotes From This Episode:

“Not only should great leaders not do anything, but often times they can’t.” - Roman Archer

“A coach isn’t a coach because they’re the best at all things. A coach is a coach because they can take out the best in all people that they’re coaching.” - Joshua Gagnon

“The days I succeed most now are the days when those underneath me succeed most now.” - Joshua Gagnon

“We’re not just asking people to do tasks, we’re empowering people to fulfill dreams.” - Joshua Gagnon

“There’s nothing stronger than the organization echoing the same sound.” - Joshua Gagnon

“The great coaches aren’t just involved in that person as a position, but in that person as a person.” - Roman Archer

“Great coaches aren’t in the game to be successful, they’re in the game to make other successful. But when others are successful, great coaches succeed.” - Joshua Gagnon