Adam Kirk Smith is an entrepreneur, life coach, consultant, public speaker, and author of ‘The Bravest You’. He often writes about leadership, bravery, and purpose. He has written for Entrepreneur and Success Magazine, among other publications, and has been featured in Newsday. In 2014 he was named one of the most influential people by American Genius. I talked with Adam about leadership, specifically, about the role of anticipation in being a leader, and the difference between passion and what he calls ‘feeding the ego’.