Encore: Stories of Success | FULL EPISODE | #46
November 14, 2015•42 min
We delve into the worlds of your every day success stories, and figure out what you can do to kick that feeling of being burnt out with what you are doing at work this week on Inc. Radio. Segment 1: Lolly Wolly Doodle While trying to find a way to sell her homemade clothes online, Lolly Wolly Doodle Founder, Brandi Temple, discovered something unique about the relationship people have with Facebook. Inc. Magazine editor, James Ledbetter, tells us about his favorite Inc. stories. Segment 2: Shine Through Adversity Being beaten as a child, hated for being gay by his adopted father, and being homeless didn't keep Gabriel Bristol from being amazing at customer service and starting his own call center. James Ledbetter tells us his next favorite Inc. story. Segment 3: A Helping Hand Most autistic people are not high functioning and are very difficult to employ. James Ledbetter tells us about an Inc. writer's article about how some businesses adapt to give these people not just a job, but a sense of worth. Segment 4: Burn Out Do you feel burnt out at work? It's probably because you don't have any interest in what you are doing and are just maintaining your status rather than advancing yourself. "Decide" Author, Steve McClatchy, lets us know that the feeling of burn out is no ones fault but our own. Segment 5: Sober Success Drugs and alcohol tempt many people down their dark paths. Hear how Steve McClatchy was able to avoid this fate by watching the examples of others, and how it lead him to the success he has today. Segment 6: Schedule Your Passions How do we reinvigorate our passion for our jobs? Steve McClatchy says the key is to figure out what your goals are and how to fit it into your schedule.