Roger Smith, author of The Most Unlikely Leader, An Unbelievable Journey From GED to CEO, shares his story of how went from getting a GED to becoming the CEO of a fortune 500 company.
Roger goes into how he became addicted to street drugs for twenty eyas and what got him to decide to get help.
Smith shares how his addiction led him to drop out of high school in his sophomore year and how be homeless.
Smith talks about how his he survived being addicted to drugs and homeless.
Smith shares the lessons he learned from that experience, the experience of battling melanoma and a motorcycle accident, and from mentors he met on his way to becoming the CEO of a fortune 500 company.
You can purchase Rogers’s book, The Most Unlikely Leader, An Unbelievable Journey From GED to CEO, from Roger’s web site (Rogersmith.me) or from Amazon by going to https://www.amazon.com/Most-Unlikely-Leader-Unbelievable-Journey/dp/1955026130/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=the+most+unlikely+leader&qid=1651517999&sprefix=the+most+unl%2Caps%2C116&sr=8-1
You can connect with Roger by visiting rogersmith.me
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