Episode 10 – Embracing a Growth Mindset: The Vital Role that Personal Growth Plays in Business Growth

In this episode Craig Mathews and Jeff Nischwitz share ideas on the important role of a personal growth plan for anyone who wants to have more impact. Craig and Jeff will be talking about different ways to approach personal growth, the need for personal commitments and the truth that personal growth is about inside change (not just different behaviors). You’ll also hear the ways that your personal growth is deeply connected to your business growth. The Impact Leadership Podcast is brought to you by Cardivera, the leadership development eco-system that helps your grow your people, grow your business and grow your life.

Show Notes

In this episode you’ll learn …

  • Why everyone in your organization should have a personal growth plan
  • Key obstacles to personal growth efforts and outcomes and ways to overcome them
  • The truth that personal growth is never done (it’s an ongoing process)
  • Personal growth is more about inside work (and change) than acquiring new work skills
  • The importance of getting clear on who you want to be in your leadership, personally and professionally
  • How vital it is to avoid the many set ups that will keep you from achieving your personal growth goals
  • How critical it is to set boundaries if you want to achieve personal growth (every yes to one thing is a no to something else)
  • Why it’s important to ask for support and outside perspectives around your personal growth plan
  • The reality that change and growth require vulnerability and risk
  • The leader’s role in helping people create a personal growth plan and supporting them in their growth


Your Hosts

Jeff Nischwitz

Author, speaker, coach, consultant, and
Chief SHIFT Officer of Cardivera

Craig Mathews

Strategist, innovator, consultant, and
CEO of Cardivera