“Courageous, different and a masterclass in vulnerability. Ditch the Act is a refreshingly pragmatic book on how to build your personal brand. Leonard and Ryan have bravely shared their own trials and triumphs in service of empowering others who want to build a long-lasting personal brand. If you are looking to ignite your personal brand online or otherwise, look no further than this book. It’s the rocket fuel you need to launch your personal branding into the stratosphere.”

Kameka M. Dempsey, Founder and CEO at KD Leadership Strategies and former BlackRock talent development executive