Howard Behar: Former President of Starbucks

In this episode, Nathan and Howard Behar discuss:

  • Howard’s early life inspiration and what motivates him today?
  • Significant moments in Howard’s career.
  • What is servant leadership?
  • How servant leadership worked at Starbucks.
  • How mentorship can transform everyone involved.
  • Howard’s books: It’s Not About the Coffee and The Magic Cup.

Key Takeaways:

  • Let your mission and values motivate and guide you every day.
  • Anything you set your mind to you can accomplish.
  • You get the most out of people when you respect and inspire them.
  • Servant leadership is about actions, not words.

“Every day I want to nurture and inspire the human spirit beginning with myself first and then others.” — Howard Behar

Connect with Howard Behar:
Website: www.howardbehar.com
Books: Howard’s first book- It’s Not About the Coffee
Howard’s New Book- The Magic Cup

Connect with Nathan Mersereau:
Phone: 248-645-1520
Website: www.dayinacanoe.com
Email: nathan@dayinacanoe.com
Twitter: @NathanMersereau
LinkedIn: Nathan Mersereau
Address: 36800 Woodward Avenue, Suite 200
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304