Do you wish you could inspire others but feel some people were just born to do that kind of important work? Here’s the truth, no matter your age, skillset, or status—the things you say and do, for good or for bad, all work together to make a lasting impression. If you’re going to make an impact either way, why not be more purposeful about it?
Specific and actionable, The Impact Blueprint will enlighten and inspire you to ponder 52 specific and inspiring traits that are found in people who are making a big difference in the lives of others. We can all grow in these areas, and Joe Schmit’s Impact Resolution for each one will set you on a trajectory for success!
Joe Schmit is an award-winning broadcaster, community leader, and keynote speaker. He has won eighteen Emmy Awards and a National Headliner Award. Joe is a long-time youth mentor, committed to advocating for a number of community organizations. He is a past president and board member of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities. He helped raise over $3 million for the organization through the Joe Schmit Celebrity Golf Tournament which had a sixteen-year run. In 2000, he was the winner of the Jim Kelly Distinguished Service Award from Big Brothers and Big Sister; in 2001, a winner of the Odyssey Award for commitment to youth mentorship. Joe was also honored as the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) Community Leader of the Year in 2005. He is past president and board member of the Fairway Foundation and has contributed time to many other charitable organizations. Joe and his wife, Laura, chaired a $4 million campaign for VEAP, the largest food shelf in Minnesota.
“We are all capable of making a difference. Joe Schmit’s practical ideas provide inspiration for readers to make positive changes in the world through their actions.” —Joe Mauer, Minnesota Twins six-time All-Star, 2009 American League MVP
“Words may fail us, but actions will always leave a big impression. The Impact Blueprint will inspire you to live a life of significance!” —Larry Fitzgerald Jr., Arizona Cardinals, 2017 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, 11-time Pro Bowler