S2 Ep25: Captain Underpants is the Gateway Drug to Shakespeare: Igniting a passion for reading through habit-stacking to promote positive outcomes and inspire successful leaders


In this episode I speak with Dr Danny Brassell.  A former inner-city teacher, internationally renowned speaker, trainer, author, and leadership coach.  He is co-founder of TheReadingHabit.com, the world’s top reading engagement program. 

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Danny is on a mission to bring joy back into education and the workplace by transforming struggling and reluctant readers into more passionate and proficient readers through habit-stacking. Danny believes that if you’re not reading, you’re not advancing and provides a plethora of tips for creative reading for success at all ages… that includes reading biographies in the children’s literature section, listening to books on audible, and turning on closed captions on your television set. He says ‘You are what you read, so read good stuff’.

Danny encourages everyone that he speaks with how to make reading a lifelong habit and trains successful leaders how to communicate their messages through effective and inspirational storytelling. Danny has so many nuggets of wisdom, stories of inspiration, and motivational mantras that you absolutely don’t want to miss!  Come, #ListenAndLearn

Twitter:  @DannyBrassell

Website:  www.thereadinghabit.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dannybrassell/

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