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Angus Reid | Beyond the Game: Lessons in Leadership and Life [EP 22]

Mick Hunt delves into Angus Reid's impactful journey from CFL stardom to becoming a source of inspiration beyond the sports arena. Angus shares his insights on overcoming physical and mental challenges, leadership's importance, and family values' influence on his professional and personal life. This episode is a deep dive into the principles that drive success on and off the field.

Angus Reid's Background: Renowned for his career in the Canadian Football League and his transition into a motivational speaker.

Defining Moments: Angus recounts a critical game where he played with a shattered foot, showcasing his incredible resilience and dedication.

Discussion Topics:

  • His older brothers fostered Angus's early influences, including his family's role and his competitive nature.

  • Defining moments of resilience and leadership during his CFL career, focusing on a pivotal game where he played through a severe injury.

  • His philosophy on leadership emphasizes the importance of showing genuine care and creating a supportive team culture.

Key Quotes:

  • "To not become my very best would be disrespectful to the amazing environment I was raised in."

  • "Everyone can't do this, but maybe I can. I'm going to see what I'm worth here."

Next Steps:

  • Learn More: Follow Angus Reid's continued journey and speaking engagements to gain further insights into leadership and resilience.

  • Reflect: Consider how the principles of resilience and leadership can be applied in your life challenges and career.

  • Engage: Share how Angus's story inspires you to overcome challenges and lead with integrity using #MickUnplugged.

Episode Transcription

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