Sean Iddings

Sean Iddings

Resident guitarist and aspiring intelligent fanatic.    

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Consistency Matters

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.”                - Bob Dylan, ‘Subterranean Homesick Blues’Yuma, Arizona is considered to be one...

Life is More than Compounding Money

On January 9, 1995, 101 year-old Anne Scheiber left a $22 million fortune to Yeshiva University’s Stern College for Women. The school had never heard...

Stop Reading So Much

On a warm, sunny December afternoon in 2012, University of Tennessee sports technology coach Joe Harrington received a phone call. It was from Peyton Manning. Joe...

Retail Maverick: Simon Marks

Here is an excerpt from our book, Intelligent Fanatics Project: How Great Leaders Build Sustainable Businesses: Simon Marks Marks & Spencer ‘Occasionally, you’ll find a...

Nikola Tesla Could Have Been The Richest Man Ever

In Oct 1882, electric street lamps were lighting portions of downtown Manhattan. By that time Edison Electric Company had 1,500 lamps in operation. Gas lighting,...

Roger Penske: Building Team Penske

Enjoy this excerpt from our case study on Roger Penske. Members can access the full case study [HERE] Aren’t a member yet? [JOIN HERE] It’...

The Most Valuable Investment Skill

What is important, knowable, and overlooked by most investors? Y Combinator president Sam Altman said: Learning to identify super talented people before everyone else does is...

New Online Course – Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

Over the last 20 years I’ve been on the pursuit of mastering the guitar. I’ve studied greatness. I’ve experimented. I’ve developed a...

Beware When Studying Greatness

Studying intelligent fanatics, or greatness in any field should have a large disclaimer. Brent Beshore’s recent tweet should be it: Success, of any magnitude, is...

The Textile Titan: Roger Milliken

Here is an excerpt from our new book, Intelligent Fanatics: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: The Textile Titan: Roger Milliken Milliken & Company By any...

Cult of Convenience: Chester Cadieux

Here is an excerpt from our book, Intelligent Fanatics Project: How Great Leaders Build Sustainable Businesses: Cult of Convenience: Chester Cadieux QuikTrip “Back when I had...

Leader of Steel: F. Kenneth Iverson

Here is an excerpt from our book, Intelligent Fanatics Project: How Great Leaders Build Sustainable Businesses: Leader of Steel: F. Kenneth Iverson Nucor What Nucor management...

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