LTBP #117 - Leigh Peele: Morning Routines, Working With New Clients Online & Under-reporting
Release Date: 07/11/2018
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In this episode, Stuart welcomes Leigh Peele back onto the show.
-- How Leigh manages her time.
-- How she uses a morning routine to set herself up for the day ahead.
-- How she uses a meditation practice.
-- How Leigh starts working with a client on an online basis.
-- How to pick the right thing to start working on with a client.
-- Handling a client who is underreporting.
-- If she has any issues with going really low on calories with clients.
Books Mentioned: Seth Godin's "The Dip" and "All Marketers are Liars"