Learning Through Life’s Lessons: An Insightful Conversation with Mike Leissa on Straight Outta Crumpton

June 7, 2023


As our world grows increasingly interconnected, the importance of leadership and personal growth has never been more critical. In an era where technology is shifting the landscape of industries and human interaction, there remains a timeless need for genuine connections, empathy, and values-based leadership. This is the theme of a recent episode of Straight Outta Crumpton, where veteran teacher and coach Mike Leissa shares his experiences and insights.

What role can personal experiences and storytelling play in education and leadership? How can life lessons from a seasoned educator shape the future generations? These questions serve as the central theme of the discussion in this episode of Straight Outta Crumpton.

Hosted by Daniel Litwin and Greg Crumpton, the Vice President of Service Logic, this episode invites Mike Leissa, a revered coach with over 40 years of experience in molding young minds and bodies. The conversation covers a range of topics from the impact of history on our present lives to the importance of discipline and hard work in achieving success.

Main points of discussion from the episode include:

  1. The importance of personal experience and storytelling in teaching and leading.
  2. The impact of life lessons and history in shaping individuals and societies.
  3. The necessity of discipline and hard work in achieving success.

Mike Leissa, our guest for this episode, is a seasoned teacher and coach with an impressive career spanning over four decades. His unique teaching methodology of incorporating personal stories and life lessons into academics has left a lasting impact on countless students and athletes.

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