Ep. 282: Strategies to Refocus and Thrive in Life and Business with Anthony Thompson

Strategies to Refocus and Thrive in Life and Business with Anthony Thompson

In This Episode:

In this episode, Jim engages in a conversation with Anthony Thompson, a coach and influential figure in Jim’s morning devotional group. Anthony shares his life journey, starting from a challenging upbringing in South Chicago to finding his way through being a celebrity PR professional in LA and eventually rediscovering faith. He emphasizes the importance of aligning decisions with one’s beliefs and preparing for the future.

3 Key Takeaways:
  • Devotionals and Impact: Learn about the impact of Anthony’s morning devotionals. His unique approach connects principles from secular books, like “Seven Habits of Highly Effective People,” as well as biblical teachings making it relatable and impactful for everyone.

  • Coaching and Distractions: Anthony delves into his coaching approach, emphasizing the importance of identifying distractions that hinder personal or professional growth. He uses the analogy of a basketball player’s “spots” to illustrate how the devil attacks individuals in their areas of greatest value.

  • Business Lessons and Humility: Anthony shares a business failure in Australia, highlighting the importance of humility and seeking wise counsel. He encourages leaders to recognize when to prioritize revenue generation before revisiting other aspects of their goals.

This episode provides valuable insights into overcoming challenges, finding authenticity, developing confidence, navigating distractions, learning from failures, and the importance of humility in leadership and personal development.


Connect with Anthony Thompson:

Website: https://anthonythompson.org
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/anthonythomps0n/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/anthonythomps0n 

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