Master Mentors: 30 Transformative Insights from Our Greatest Minds

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  • Scott Jeffrey Miller
  • HarperCollins Leadership
  • 2021

For busy professionals and lifelong learners seeking practical strategies for reaching new heights, Master Mentors distills 30 essential learnings from Seth Godin, Susan Cain, Trent Shelton, General Stanley McChrystal, and other top business minds and thought leaders of our time.

Mining the best and brightest revelations from FranklinCovey’s global podcast, On Leadership with Scott Miller, Scott personally introduces you to 30 Master Mentors, featuring the single most transformative insight from each of them.

Depending on where you are in your journey, Master Mentors will:

  • Challenge your current mindset and beliefs, leading to what could be the most important career and thought- process shifts of your life!
  • Restore you to the mindset and beliefs you find effective but aren’t currently living in alignment with.
  • Validate that you are on the right path with your current mindset and beliefs and empower you on your way forward.

Whether you are challenged, affirmed, informed, or inspired—Master Mentors guarantees you will experience a transformative shift in your personal mindset, life skillset, and career toolset.

About the Author

Capping a twenty-five-year career in which he served as chief marketing officer and executive vice president, Scott Miller is currently FranklinCovey’s senior advisor on thought leadership, leading the strategy, development, and publication of the firm’s bestselling books on thought leadership.

Miller hosts the FranklinCovey-sponsored On Leadership with Scott Miller, the world’s largest and fastest-growing weekly leadership podcast. Miller also authors a leadership column for, and hosted the weekly iHeart Radio show Great Life, Great Career.

In addition to supporting FranklinCovey’s global thought leadership efforts, Miller has developed the Ignite Your Genius™ coaching series to help leaders take their careers from accidental to deliberate. He hosts FranklinCovey’s series with world-renowned authors. Miller and his wife live in Salt Lake City, Utah, with their three sons.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Nick Vujicic—Gratitude
  • Stephanie McMahon—Your Brand Is How You Show Up
  • Dave Hollis—Vulnerability
  • Susan David—Emotional Agility
  • Daniel Pink—Peak, Trough, and Recovery
  • Karen Dillon—Deliberate vs. Emergent Strategies
  • Anne Chow—What’s Your Motive?
  • Chris McChesney—Keep a Compelling Scoreboard
  • Daniel Amen—Protect Your Brain
  • General Stanley McChrystal—Be on the Right Side of History
  • Kim Scott—Radical Candor
  • Dorie Clark—Twist If You Can’t Invent (And Even If You Can)
  • Bob Whitman—The Servant Leader
  • Susan Cain—Rethinking Introverts and Extroverts
  • Ryan Holiday—Self-Discipline
  • Nely Galán—Hype Your Failures
  • Leif Babin—Extreme Ownership
  • Stedman Graham—Choose Your Identity
  • Liz Wiseman—Be a Multiplier and Not a Diminisher
  • Jay Papasan—The One Thing
  • Seth Godin—Fearless vs. Reckless
  • Todd Davis—The Power of Relationships
  • Donald Miller—Clarify Your Message
  • M.J. Fièvre—Balancing Efficiency with Effectiveness
  • Whitney Johnson—Disrupt Yourself
  • Trent Shelton—The Power Perspective
  • Brendon Burchard—Prolific Quality Output
  • Stephen M. R. Covey—Pulling the Plug
  • Nancy Duarte—The PowerPoint Plague
  • Eric Barker—Knowing Your Story
  • Conclusion
  • Endnotes