What Leadership Looks Like From Canada’s Finest, Scott McCarthy of Moving Forward With Leadership.

Scott McCarthy is a graduate of Canada’s prestigious Royal Military College. Being exposed to leadership all his life and gifted with an amazing public speaking ability, he has developed into the ideal lecturer for leadership training for junior executives. Scott has a podcast that talks about all of this which is called Moving Forward With Leadership.

April 12, 2018 27 mins Download (MP3)


01:19 Imagine you just had the absolute best day of your life. Where are you going to eat, and what are you eating in order to make your day complete?
02:32 Tell me about a time where you felt lost/blind in business. How did you overcome it?
04:47 What are some things that you have learned about leadership since starting the podcast, and what have you been applying for yourself?
06:17 Being that you are a part of the military, do you think that there are things that you could adapt to your business?
07:57 What would you say is your management style like?
09:42 Do you feel as though that type of style could lead to confusion?
11:20 Have you always wanted to be a part of the military?
12:30 What were some of the things about yourself that you learnt early on?
15:22 What are some ways that you would recommend to those starting a podcast in terms of getting their message out there?
16:39 What are some things that you look for in an actually good podcast that you are actively trying to produce within your own?
20:10 This picture on Instagram here shows you speaking to a large group of people. Was this for one of the small businesses that you had, or was it another speaking opportunity altogether?
24:47 The Blind Entrepreneur was created for those individuals that may be temporarily blind in business. To those individuals, what are 3 pieces of advice that you could share with them?

Three Pieces of Advice From Scott McCarthy

The first one is to sit back and take a moment to relax. When we become blind, we often tend to panic and that leads us to not achieving anything. Take a moment to relax and clear your mind in order to refocus and determine your next course of action. My second piece of advice is to analyze what problems you actually have. Determine the true problems that you generally have in your business and set some processes in place in order to get them fixed and prevent them from reoccurring. The last thing that I can tell you is that you are not alone in all of this. There are many different types of help groups and masterminds out there comprised of people that have gone through the same thing before, so they can provide some sort of help and guidance to get you through. Reach out for help.