Your Leadership Story
Let the Gift of Struggle transform your outlook on how you can lead
Learn from the gift of struggle, these moments shape and transform us.
Identify, embrace and cultivate your own stories of struggle.
Create a path forward to connect your story and your philosophy with your company and community.
“Greater leadership has everything to do with how well you learn and apply what your own struggles have to teach”
Decide Your Leadership Story
The Gift of Struggle will challenge you to answer 3 questions you must know to become the Leader you imagine:
Who am I becoming?
Lessons about leadership are forged in struggle.
What is the invisible force that drives me?
We can only become who we want to be when we embrace where we’re from.
Am I giving more than I’m taking?
Increase your vulnerability and share how your struggles shaped how you lead with purpose.
What Other Leaders Are Saying
About This Book
The Gift of Struggle makes you realize that while the challenges we face in life often feel frustrating and confusing (and perhaps even “unfair”), they always lead to a place of enlightenment. Embrace the struggle and appreciate it as an avenue to future success.
Triumph over tragedy is baked into the human experience. In The Gift of Struggle, Bobby Herrera inspires us to celebrate and leverage the adversities we all face to live more successful, meaningful and purposeful lives.
Stephen M. R. Covey
Bobby has written a profound book on leadership, consistent with the struggle—and excellence—of his life. Reading it reminds me of my father’s belief that leadership is communicating people’s worth and potential so clearly that they’re inspired to see it in themselves.
So many leaders today feel that leadership is about telling others what to do based on their superior, hard-earned knowledge. In The Gift of Struggle, Bobby demonstrates that effective leadership is about humility and a Service-Over-Self mindset.
Bobby’s story teaches us that ‘who we are’ will have a most significant influence on our leadership effectiveness in creating smart and healthy organizations delivering for the greater good. Thank you Bobby
It’s refreshing to see a CEO so committed to create a winning culture. Bobby walks his talk and has created the type of organization everyone wants to work for. The Gift of Struggle – a fun and easy read - will help Leaders create a winning culture.
I grew up in a small town in the middle of Tennessee. It was one of those drive-thru towns; if you were driving from Nashville to Knoxville you probably passed by it and only came to visit if you were looking for a drive-thru fast food restaurant. Growing up in a rural community, I wasn’t alone in the fact that several of my friends were also being raised, at least in part, by their extended family.read more
What happens when you sit down and ask a CEO brutally honest questions about what it takes to be a successful leader? Hopefully, you'll get brutally honest answers and when you do, let's hope you've got a journal handy to take notes. Learning directly from experienced...read more
As a child, I wanted so badly to fit in with the "cool" kids. I wanted to wear the right clothes, have the latest shoes; I wanted to style my hair with the cutest side clips. I wanted to feel I belonged.There was a division in town where the upper-middle class kids...read more
Enter Your Email Below to Stay In The Loop