The Alter Ego Effect | Todd Herman | Great Life, Great Career

April 18, 2019 Scott Miller


Creating high-performance teams and individuals with author Todd Herman

This week, Scott sits down with Todd Herman, author of the bestselling book, The Alter Ego Effect. Scott and Todd discuss strategies for becoming the performer you want to be and ignoring the perceptions that others may have that affect performance.


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Guest Bio:

Todd Herman has been entrenched in the world of elite performers working with the highest achievers in sports and business for Over Two Decades.

Creator of the multi-award-winning Leadership & Skills Development Program, 90 Day Year, author of the WSJ bestselling book, ‘The Alter Ego Effect: The Power of Secret Identities to Transform Your Life’, and recipient of Inc. 500’s Fastest Growing Companies Award, as well as the ‘Rama Award for Wisdom and Leadership’, Todd’s professional programs are delivered annually to over 200,000 professionals in 73 countries.

Named by the Boston Herald as a “Training Superstar”,  Todd has been featured on the Today Show, Sky News, Inc Magazine, CBS and Business Insider among others.


Episode Breakdown:

  • The field of play theory
  • The act of disassociation
  • Understanding the roles we play
  • Having phone booth moments
  • Beyonce and Sasha Fierce
  • The fallacy of authentic self

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About the Author

Scott Miller

Scott Miller is a 25-year associate of FranklinCovey and serves as Senior Advisor, Thought Leadership. Scott hosts the world’s largest and fastest-growing podcast/newsletter devoted to leadership development, On Leadership. Additionally, Scott is the author of the multi-week Amazon #1 New Releases, Master Mentors: 30 Transformative Insights From Our Greatest Minds, Management Mess to Leadership Success: 30 Challenges to Become the Leader You Would Follow, and the Wall Street Journal bestseller, Everyone Deserves a Great Manager: The 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his wife and three sons.

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