071: Connect with Your Team

071: Connect with Your Team

 

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What’s it like to record a conversation with someone you’ve worked with for 30 years? Join me for this discussion with my long-time business partner, Dr. Denny Coates, about our new book, Connect with Your Team: Mastering the Top 10 Communication Skills. We talk about some of the skills and how they contribute to team collaboration and productivity. Denny is a prolific writer. In addition to this book, Denny has published three books in 2020 for parents: How Your Teen Can Grow a Smarter Brain, Connect with Your Kid, and Preparing Your Teen for Life.

You’ll discover:

  • Why this book is different than other books about workplace communication
  • Interpersonal skills that have a positive impact on others
  • A key leadership skill that’s not used often enough
  • The role of peer coaching in building stronger teams
  • How the 10 skills can be used in coaching

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056: What to Do When Life Requires You to Change

056: What to Do When Life Requires You to Change

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056: What to Do When Life Requires You to Change

by Lisa Berkovitz

Have you ever felt like you were forcing yourself to fulfill the life others expected you to live? Be prepared to take a fresh look at your life in this wonderful interview with my guest Lisa Berkovitz. She shares how to connect with your true nature, expand your view of your capabilities, and show up as your best self in the world.  Lisa is the Founder of Let Soul Lead, where she provides leadership coaching for conscious leaders and their teams. You’ll find her to be inspiring and wise!

You’ll discover:

  • What Lisa has done to adjust to life with COVID19
  • How to tune out the noise (both inside and outside your head) so you can listen to the voice of your higher self
  • Why being utterly clear about who you serve will draw the right people to you
  • What can happen when you get in touch with who you truly are and discover how to use your gifts in the world

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046: Leadership Is a System, Not a Function

046: Leadership Is a System, Not a Function

 

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046: Leadership Is a System, Not a Function

by Oleg Konovalov

Why is it critical for a leader to have a clear vision in order to create a culture that’s thriving? My guest Dr. Oleg Konovalov has written an entire book about this in Leaderology! In this interview, he explains why effective leadership requires executives to understand their role in shaping a culture where people thrive. Oleg is a thought leader, author, business educator and consultant with over 25 years of experience operating businesses and consulting with Fortune 500 companies internationally. He’s also the author of Corporate Superpower and Organisational Anatomy.

You’ll discover:

  • Why there is no single definition of vision
  • Elements to consider when forming a vision
  • Why leadership is a system, not a function
  • The 3 aspects of culture that contribute to high performance
  • Behaviors you can expect to see in a culture that’s thriving

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045: Coaching Yourself through Crisis

045: Coaching Yourself through Crisis

 

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045: Coaching Yourself through Crisis

by Pamela Cournoyer

Have you or someone you know had to deal with a serious health issue? My guest Pamela Cournoyer faced Stage 4 Lymphoma in 2012, and she is thriving today. In this interview she describes her journey from diagnosis to recovery and talks about how she uses this experience and insight in her work with clients today. Pamela is an internationally recognized conflict management maven, and her specialties include mastering mindset, boundary setting, and resolving conflict.

You’ll discover:

  • What a friend said that shocked Pamela into creating a recovery plan
  • Why she put together a team of coaches to help her through treatment and recovery of her illness
  • How Pamela helps clients change their perspective about past failures so they appreciate these experiences as gifts
  • The Serenity Process Pamela uses to guide clients to slow down, think clearly and get past roadblocks

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025: Focus on a Niche and Acquire More Clients

025: Focus on a Niche and Acquire More Clients

 

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025: Focus on a Niche and Acquire More Clients

by Jodi Flynn

Do you struggle to identify a niche to focus on? My guest Jodi Flynn describes her path to identifying her favorite type of client. After she did that, she received more engagements with companies that were just the right match for her passion and skills. Jodi is the founder of Women Taking the Lead and host of the Women Taking the Lead podcast.

You’ll discover:

  • A behavior that holds many female leaders back in their careers
  • The mindset that can cause people-pleasing and the mindset that frees you from it
  • Why it’s important to identify the kinds of people you most enjoy working with
  • Why using labels or language like “Type A Personality” can push potential clients away and cost you business
  • The phrase Jodi used with a prospect that landed the sale and helped her discover a huge opportunity

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