How to Grow as a Leader while Growing Your Business with Chandler Bolt

Founder and CEO of Self Publishing School – Chandler Bolt

Chandler Bolt is the founder & CEO of Self Publishing School, the #1 online resource for writing your first book. Self Publishing School made the INC 5000 in 2018 (#2,699) and in 2019 (#1,483) as one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the US. Chandler is also the host of the Self Publishing School podcast & the author of 6 bestselling books including his most recent book, Published. Through his books, podcasts, training videos, and Self-Publishing School, he’s helped thousands of people on their journey to writing their first book.

“Your strongest skillset often becomes your company’s weakness as you grow because you don’t hire good people in that because you can cover up for that.” – Chandler Bolt

Episode Highlights:

  • How Chandler handled the current situation (COVID-19) while still growing his company
  • Why being a leader can be the greatest bottleneck in growing your business
  • Chandler’s top three marketing components of his business (And how he built it over the years)
  • Why emotional intelligence is important in each member of your team
  • Why it’s important to learn your strengths and weaknesses
  • How to empower your team and clients with a level of care and intentionality



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