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Episode 47: Disrupting Thought with Brandon Webb

Learning Life with Jon Tota

Release Date: 07/09/2019

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A second Jon comes to Learning Life! Jonathan Raymond, the CEO and founder of Refound, speaks with Jon (Tota) about how his company helps remote teams and managers of fast growing companies. Refound is a leadership development firm that trains managers how to give high quality feedback and perform effective one-on-one meetings with employees. Raymond explains their company strategy of “more Yoda, less Superman” and how a company like his helps create success and growth for others.

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Today Jon connects with Brandon Webb, former Navy SEAL, entrepreneur, and author. From training Navy SEAL snipers to writing a New York Times Bestseller, Webb has taught valuable lessons to those interested in his military background. Webb discusses the cutting edge required for businesses to stay afloat in a sea of ever-changing trends. Webb also touches on the future (or demise) of big-box retail and the age of specialty and virtual shopping.

 

Interested in learning more about Brandon Webb?

Go to his website: https://brandontylerwebb.com/

Listen to his podcast, The Power of Thought, on Apple Podcasts here: 

Read one of Brandon's books, all can be found at this link: https://brandontylerwebb.com/books/

 

Mastering Fear: A Navy SEAL’s Guide - co-authored with John David Mann
Total Focus: Making Better Decisions Under Pressure - co-authored with John David Mann
Benghazi: The Definitive Report - co-authored with Jack Murphy 
The ISIS Solution: How Unconventional Thinking and Special Operations Can Eliminate Radical Islam - co-authored with Jack Murphy and Peter Nealen
The Making of a Navy Seal: My Story of Surviving the Toughest Challenge and Training the Best
Navy Seal Sniper: An Intimate Look at the Sniper
The Red Circle: My Life in the Navy SEAL Sniper Corps and How I Trained America’s Deadliest Marksmen
Among Heroes: A U.S. Navy SEAL’s True Story of Friendship, Heroism, and the Ultimate Sacrifice - co-authored with John David Mann
 
Foreign language versions are available as well!