Inspiring People & Places: Architecture, Engineering, And Construction

On today’s episode, BJ sits down with Bill Watkins, West Point Grad, Former Officer of the US Army Corps of Engineers, and Co-Founder, Coach at Flawless Acceleration. Bill discusses how coaching has shaped his life, his outlook on coaching, and how his time at West Point and as an Officer motivated his mission to help transitioning veterans and veteran CEOs.

Resources mentioned: 

Flawless Acceleration:

“Smart Brevity” by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen, Roy Schwartz:

“Die With Zero” by Bill Perkins:

Tim Ferriss’s “How To Be Happy” podcast episode:

Bill mentions a poem/quote in the episode, please get from him!


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Author: BJ Kraemer, MCFA

Keywords: MCFA, Architecture, Construction, Engineering, Public Engineers, Military Engineers, United States Military Academy, Veteran Affairs, Development, Veteran, Military, SEC

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