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The FORT with Chris Powers

Apr 21, 2022

Robin Sharma is a humanitarian who has devoted his life to helping people express their highest natural gifts. He is widely regarded as one of the top leadership and personal-mastery experts in the world. His clients include NASA, Microsoft, NIKE, Unilever, GE, FedEx, HP, Starbucks, Oracle, Yale University, PwC, IBM Watson, and the Young Presidents’ Organization. His #1 international bestsellers, such as The 5 AM Club, The Greatness Guide, and Who Will Cry When You Die?, have sold millions of copies in over ninety-two languages, making him one of the most widely read authors on the planet.

On this episode, Robin and Chris discuss the characteristics of the top leaders in the world - good and bad. They uncover excerpts from Robin’s latest book - Everyday Hero Manifesto and how to apply them daily. Robin also shares the 20/20/20 rule of getting your day started and how you can parent in a way that inspires kids to become leaders and much more.

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(01:17) - Robins Career & Background

(03:07) - Feeling Angst and Unfulfilled

(06:58) - Experiencing Trauma & Understanding our Feelings

The Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale

(11:09) - Why does everyone say mindset is the only way to succeed?

(12:56) - Optimizing Your Morning: The 20-20-20 Routine

The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma

(17:59) - How does drinking affect the 20-20-20 opportunity?

(19:05) - Can you teach curiosity?

(22:02) - Hidden Traits of Billionaires

(25:41) - Seeking Validation from a Very Young Age

(28:41) - What’s your process when you get negativity on social media?

(33:10) - What brings down the largest public figures in society?

(37:07) - How do you help the most successful people grow their businesses even more?

(42:15) - How much of your life outside of work impacts your business?

(44:29) - Legacy is a Waste of Time

Who Will Cry When You Die? by Robin Sharma

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

(47:35) - The Anti-Hustle Culture

(52:18) - Do you have an opinion on WFH?

(54:20) - Do you have a childhood experience that shaped you?

(55:37) - Advice to Young Parents

(58:46) - How can people contact you and read your book?

The Everyday Hero Manifesto by Robin Sharma

Robin on Instagram

The Mastery Sessions Podcast

The Fort is produced by Johnny Podcasts