Dr. Garland Vance has been helping people and teams get clarity about their life and leadership for over twenty years. He is an author, speaker, and consultant.
Dorothy (his wife) and Garland Co-Founded together AdVance Leadership. The aim is to help high capacity leaders and organizations to live and lead with Purpose, Productivity and Peace.
They have helped their clients (which span from Fortune 500 Companies to nonprofits) stress less, accomplish more, and fulfill their highest priorities.
He is the author of Gettin’ (un)Busy, which Forbes named as “one of the seven books everyone on your team should read.”
As a former Leadership Development Pastor and Director of one of Chick-fil-A’s nonprofits, Garland has poured into influencers at all levels. He’s helped thousands of people discover and live out their life purpose, enhance their clarity and productivity, and impact the world around them.
Garland Vance earned a Doctorate in Leadership and Spiritual Formation from Denver Seminary. There, he researched the effects of busyness on leaders and how to overcome both individual and organizational overcommitment.
As much as he loves to work, it’s not his highest priority. Garland enjoys reading, watching movies, drinking coffee, trying new food, engaging in deep conversations, running, and East Tennessee hiking. But most of all, he loves spending time with his wife, Dorothy and their three children.
Web: AdVanceLeadership.live and gettinunbusybook.com
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Thank you Garland for the nice conversation about how to become unbusy. Here’s his new book.