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Thought Leader

121 EpisodesProduced by Thought Partner GroupWebsite

We put scare quotes around the term “thought leader.” Don't worry - no hagiographic interviews here. No upsells, no bullshit. We have great conversations with true innovators, thinkers, disrupters, creatives, and a few fools. (You decide.) We ask them all for insights, stories and tools. (You'll la… read more


97. Asger Lindholdt & Overcoming a Fear of Public Speaking

🔱 Asger has a name with a very unusual meaning.  00:39 

🇩🇰 His US accent is from Wisconsin, even though it is not his first language. 01:23

😷 COVID pushed Asger to use more virtual sessions. 02:28

ğŸŒž Story format is the structure of each talk: we don’t need tremendous stories, just a connection. 04:10

ğŸŽ¤ Public speaking is not just sharing your story; it is a range of personal development. 07:01

🛤️ Niching down in your business: focus on passion and the things you do well. 09:27

🤩 “Start cheap, outsource as much as possible, do what you love, and get good at that.” 11:43

💪 Asger was a competitive student: his Ph.D. provided him with methodology and structure. 14:10

😇 Meet your fear: People feel better when they connect with their fear. 15:21

🤓 Get comfortable with one talk and its content: it is not dull; people need good talks. 18:09

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