Hangin With The AD Podcast

Episode 45: Mike Linch - Senior Pastor - Northstar Church - Kennesaw, GA

November 11, 2021 Don Baker & Josh Mathews Season 2 Episode 45
Hangin With The AD Podcast
Episode 45: Mike Linch - Senior Pastor - Northstar Church - Kennesaw, GA
Show Notes

If you have listened to the podcast of our guest today and noticed some similarities to ours that is not a mistake. Pastor Mike Linch and his podcast Linch with a Leader has served as a template for what Josh and I have wanted to build with our show. Mike leaves every room better than he found it and helps others close their own capability gap and reach their true full potential whether it be at the office or at home. Today we get the great pleasure of sitting down with Mike for a fun and powerful conversation about both life and leadership and we are very grateful that you have decided to join us today. Let’s settle in and get to know Pastor Mike Linch. 

4:07- Introduction 

6:05- What Makes an Elite Leader

7:29- Winning the First & Last Hour of the Day

11:45-DISC Training Benefits

15:41-Finding Harmony in Life

18:56- Leading Through Pain

23:07- Developing ‘Thick Skin’ as a Leader

29:58- The One Question You Have Never Been Asked

34:15- 2-Minute Drill

Book Mentions: Leadership Pain (Chand)

Social Media Connections: Twitter: @mikelinch  Instagram: @mikelinch

About Hangin With The AD Podcast….

Hangin with the AD is an interview style podcast where Don Baker, Cobb County School District Director of Athletics, partners with Josh Mathews, Pope High School (GA) Athletic Director, to discuss hot topics and lessons learned with leaders in the world of athletics.  These leaders include high school athletic directors at the district and local school levels; college athletic administrators; leaders in spaces that connect to athletics such as nutrition, wellness, recruiting, student-athlete recognition; current and former athletes; and others, who can help athletic administrators develop themselves and their programs for a better daily experience for their athletic communities.          

We hope you enjoy the time we spend with these special guests.  Please leave us a review or rating to help us know how you were benefited from this podcast or how we can improve it.  Thank you for listening.  And until next time, thank you for spending your time, Hangin with the AD.         
 Don Baker, CMAA.... Director of Athletics for the Cobb County School District in Georgia. @CCSD_AD (twitter & instagram)

Josh Mathews, CMAA...Athletics Director at Pope High School in Marietta, GA (East Cobb) @jwmathews14 (twitter & instagram)