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Hi there! It's Jason Shen—welcome Soar Higher listeners!

On my interview on the Soar Higher podcast with host Jason Ballard, I shared my insights on resilience, reinvention and leadership drawn from my experiences as an elite gymnast, startup founder, and now executive coach.

Here are some key takeaways from our conversation:


Want to go deeper? Here are some ways to continue learning from and connecting with me:

1. Join my weekly newsletter

Join the thousands of unconventional leaders who receive a letter from me every Saturday about creative resilience, risk taking, and reinvention.

2. Buy a Copy of The Path to Pivot

The Path to Pivot comes out officially in early November but you can start reading an early access version of the book now: Buy The Path to Pivot

The Path to Pivot (Early Access)
The Path to Pivot releases on October 30th, 2023. But if you’d like to read an early edition and leave feedback for me to make it better (and maybe get your personal questions answered) then this for you! Buying this early access version also gives you full access to a digital copy of The Path to Pi…

3. Work with Me

I work with individuals and organizations as an executive coach, workshop facilitator and trainer, and keynote speaker. You can use this scheduler to grab time to chat with me.

If you enjoyed my conversation on Soar Higher, I appreciate you taking this journey with me. My goal is to equip leaders like you with the mindset, skills and support to thrive through challenge and change. Let's stay in touch!

  1. Linkedin: in/jasonshen
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  4. Twitter/X: @jasonshen

Relevant Newsletter Issues

164: Physical Courage
A story about how I learned the difference between false bravado and true courage as a young gymnast.
158: Meta Lessons—Managing Achievers
This week I unpack 5 concepts Meta taught me about managing high achievers: expectations, calibrations, showing care, HPMs, and alignment.
140: Process > Outcome
Getting laid off, missing out on the Olympics, and emphasizing effort over results.

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