Episode 74: Igniting Your Initiative

The 90th Percentile: An Unconventional Leadership Podcast

Published: April 27, 2022


Inertia is ever-present and always powerful. That’s why people who are skilled at taking initiative stand out. There are energizer bunnies that keep going and going and leave the rest of us wondering how do they do it without burning out? In this episode, we share the secrets of taking initiative and keeping yourself motivated and energized at work.

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