As the Chairman of the Board & CEO of WD-40 Company, it's been a challenge for Garry Ridge to lead his team during the massive disruptions of 2020 and 2021. Yet, the uncertainties provided Garry with an even greater awareness of other critical aspects of business, beyond just earning a profit. Garry joins Adam Markel to discuss how WD-40 managed COVID-19 by embracing a resilient mindset and leveraging worry to achieve profound growth. Garry explains why [...]
We are looking for someone with your skills and experience to accept a life-changing opportunity that will allow you to truly thrive, no matter what life dealt you in 2021 or may be to come in 2022. Job Requirements: Someone willing to show up each day and grow in their resilience. Someone willing to commit to themselves, regardless of day-to-day change. Someone who knows they have a higher calling and is ready to tap into [...]
Building resilience is like building muscle. It takes daily routine, effort, and commitment. You may not notice immediate results, but you will become a resilience champion over time. The work you put in today will reward you for the rest of your life. The first step is planning a “resilience workout.” You wouldn’t walk into the gym without first learning how to use the equipment, and resilience exercise is the same. With the help of [...]
The reverb from the speaker rattled every bone in my body - each baseline syncing with my heartbeat - which was now thump, thump, thumping along. Pure joy on my face, sweat over my brow and a sense of belonging in the world…all standing in front of that huge speaker at my first ever Grateful Dead show. Every lyric was sung to me, every strum touched my soul. And it changed me. I felt the [...]
When my friend Petra was diagnosed with cancer, not once, but twice, life gave her no choice but to be strong. When she went into remission for the second time, she decided she was going to wake people up to the precious gift of time. Through that conscious decision, she has inspired thousands of people to build inspired lives full of joy and gratitude. One way she does this is through her resilient mindset. As [...]
Adam Markel is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and transformational leader. After building a multi-million dollar law firm, Adam became CEO of one of the largest business, leadership and personal development training companies in the world, overseeing more than $100 million in sales. His unique expertise is in combining practical business tactics with accelerated learning strategies to embrace change, build resilience, encourage innovation and increase sales for people and organizations worldwide.