Steve Pollack Book Review | The Leadership Mindset by Joe Calloway

The single most important factor in the success or failure of a business is the mindset of its leadership. Even more than strategy or tactics, it's how leaders think that ultimately makes the difference. – Joe Calloway As a  business leadership and management consultant, Joe Calloway’s lengthy client list represents a wide range of businesses of all sizes. His mega-successful …

Steve Pollack Book Review | Rebel Talent by Francesca Gino

“When we challenge ourselves to move beyond what we know and can do well, we rebel against the comfortable cocoon of the status quo, improving ourselves and positioning ourselves to contribute more to our partners, coworkers, and organizations” ― Francesca Gino The author of Rebel Talent, Francesca Gino, is a behavioral scientist and professor at …

Steve Pollack Book Review | The Passion Economy by Adam Davidson

Award-winning New Yorker staff writer and co-founder of NPR’s Planet Money podcast, Adam Davidson is a leading voice on issues related to  21st century business and the economic landscape. "The identification of your unique passion is the single most crucial and often the hardest part of embracing the passion economy " -Adam Davidson Davidson’s new book The Passion Economy: …

Multi-Billion Dollar Hard Money Lender Born in a Spare Bedroom Office

In 2016, Anchor Loans became the first hard money lender in the nation to fund over $1 billion in loans to fix-and-flip investors in a single year. Anchor continues to lead the industry, providing over $1 billion in fix-and-flip financing every year since, with life-to-date fundings surpassing $7.8 billion (as of 12/2019). Multi-billion dollar hard money lender born …

@StevePollackCEO 2020 Year of Books “The Culture Code” by Daniel Coyle

"…the number-one job is to take care of each other. I didn’t always know that, but I know it now.” - Daniel Coyle Daniel Coyle spent four years studying the group dynamics of successful companies and teams to learn everything he could about what binds high-achieving organizations together—and what must exist in a healthy internal culture to …

@StevePollackCEO 2020 Year of Books: “Start with Why” by Simon Sinek

"Let us all choose to be the leaders we wish we had." -Simon Sinek Happy New Year! To kick off my @StevePollackCEO 2020 Year of Books, I am beginning with a review of this inspiring work of non-fiction by Simon Sinek, which I recently re-read due to the significant impact it had on me the first time …

Reading a Book a Week | Steve Pollack’s 2020 Year of Books

Reading a Book a Week Among Strategies for Wealth Before his death in 2009, motivational author and speaker Jim Rohn (Keys to Success, 7 Strategies for Wealth and Happiness, The Power of Ambition, Twelve Pillars, Take Charge of Your Life) encouraged his audiences all over the world to make reading a priority. "Build your library," Rohn  told audiences who …