Feb 12, 2021
I have worked for quite a few excellent and inspiring leaders in my career. I have been fortunate enough to be mentored directly, or indirectly at every step of my journey. And, one man stands out, decades later, who’s influence on me has only deepened with time and age. Tom Mendoza, former President of NetApp and current Board member of UniPath, Varonis and VAST Data.
Every leader after had big shoes to fill. Without Tom’s guidance, wisdom, passion and direct influence on me… I would not be doing what I am doing.
This episode is a bit too personal for a “leadership” conversation, but F-ck it. It’s my story, and I am super proud of it. I’m sure I am not alone when it comes to Mr. Mendoza’s vast impact.
"The good news is, Tom Mendoza knows who you are. The bad news is, Tom Mendoza knows who you are.” – Greg Collins/Mike O’Donnell
Today on Mastering Midlife:
Are you a busy, overwhelmed business leader?
Through my work as an author and executive coach, I’ve discovered the 10 lies we all tell ourselves that keep us away from true productivity and creativity.
If constant firefighting is part of your daily grind, I have a free gift for you. My “10 Uncomfortable Truths” about overwhelm, from “Only 10s, Confront Your To-Do List – Transform Your Life.”
Go to www.markjsilverman.com, click on the red banner and receive your 10 videos (one minute, one per day) as well as the first chapter of the book.
While you are there, check out some of the other ways I may be
able to help you on the journey.
Thanks for tuning into today’s episode of the Mastering Midlife Podcast: How to Thrive When the World Asks the Most of You with Mark Silverman. If you enjoyed this episode, subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts and leave us a review.
Be sure to visit our website and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube and don’t forget to share your favorite episodes on social media.