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LYL #065 – Jon Acuff – How Put The Phone Down and Be Present in Every Day Life

Have you ever wanted to be a quitter in a good way? Have you ever gotten up at 5 am just so you could work more? Have you ever wanted to start but didn’t know where? On this episode of The Live Your List Show your hosts Jerrod and Ryan talk to New York Times Best-Selling Author Jon Acuff, Ryan shares why he hasn’t read 7 Habits yet, and how to put the phone down and be present in everyday life. 

LYL #065 - Jon Acuff - How Put The Phone Down and Be Present in Every Day Life

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Jon Acuff – New York Times Bestselling Author 


Jon Acuff is the New York Times Bestselling author of four books including his most recent, Start: Punch Fear in the FaceEscape Average & Do Work that Matters.

For 16 years he’s helped some of the biggest brands in the world tell their story, including The Home Depot, Bose, Staples, and the Dave Ramsey Team. Most recently he’s spoken to hundreds of thousands of people at conferences, colleges, companies and churches. A media feature, Jon has been seen on CNN, Fox News, Good Day LA and several other key outlets.

In addition, he’s become a social media expert with blogs that have been read by 4 million people and more than 215k twitter followers. In 2010 he used his influence with his tribe to build two kindergartens in Vietnam. Jon lives with his wife Jenny and two daughters in Franklin, TN.

You can find Jon’s website here and on Twitter here. Pre-order his new book here

Nick Collison Pick of The Day

1. Hit the Mark! Improve your focus. Boost your energy. Make the Most of your time. by Erik Fisher and Jim Woods – Aren’t you tired of being stuck and not improving? Hit The Mark is the tool to get you back on track so you can move forward. Hit The Mark provides proven strategies to boost not only your business but your entire life, practical tips you can implement TODAY to improve your focus, and simple techniques to boost your energy right now. 

Fired Up Quotes

“Nerves aren’t all bad, they are sometimes good…it shows you care.” – Roy Golden (Tweet That)

“If you only read the same books as everyone else, you run the risk of saying what everyone else is saying.” – Jon Acuff (Tweet That)

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