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125: Toxic Feedback vs. Transforming Dialogue with Jessica Van Roekel

Voice of Influence

Release Date: 01/28/2020

134: 3 Team Needs In a Time of Traumatic Crisis show art 134: 3 Team Needs In a Time of Traumatic Crisis

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Everything happening right now has just thrown our world into the state of wondering what in the world is going on.  What’s going to happen with the stock market?  What’s going to happen with our businesses or our organization?  Are we going to be able to maintain where we are?  What’s going to happen with the health of the people around us?  There’s so much that is uncertain.  And we know that you want to take care of your team. But at the same time, they still need to be productive in order to keep your organization moving forward so you don’t end up...

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133: How to Assemble and Engage a Global Team with Dmitriy Peregudov show art 133: How to Assemble and Engage a Global Team with Dmitriy Peregudov

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You know, pulling together a team and helping them all feel like they really are a part of your organization is a difficult job as it is.  But it’s even more difficult when you’re trying to do it on a global scale. Dmitriy Peregudov is doing that with giftbasketsoverseas.com.  He has a team where they are servicing over 200 countries worldwide with the goal to build international personal and corporate relationships through gifting. In today’s conversation, he’s going to share with us how he’s handled the challenge of assembling a global team.  He’s also going to...

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132: How To Get Unstuck On a Project show art 132: How To Get Unstuck On a Project

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What do you do when you’re stuck on a project? My Communications Specialist, Rosanne Moore, is on the show to help me explain the steps that are needed to make a project a reality; especially when you’re feeling stuck. In this episode, we discuss the common reason when get stuck on projects, the importance of understanding why your voice matter before trying to break through the barrier of being stuck when trying to share your voice, an example of how I recently felt stuck while creating a free gift for you and the method I used to help me break through that feeling of being stuck, and...

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BONUS: 17 Strategic Things A Business Can Do During a Slow-Down or Shut-Down show art BONUS: 17 Strategic Things A Business Can Do During a Slow-Down or Shut-Down

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Not everyone can do their work from home. Service-based, performance-based, hands-on businesses that need to close for a while do not have to lose this time. They can use it to make strategic improvements to propel them forward when they come back.

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131: Getting Published as a Subject Matter Expert with Chad R. Allen show art 131: Getting Published as a Subject Matter Expert with Chad R. Allen

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Are you one of those people that really believes you have a book in you? Or maybe you've written a book already. Perhaps you self-published and now you're thinking to yourself, “You know, I really think that I need to get published next time by a traditional publisher. I'd like a book deal.” Well, today's episode with Chad R. Allen is right up your alley. Chad is a writing coach and the founder of Book Proposal Academy and Book Camp who’s been on the podcast before. And today, we are going to talk about a lot of things that you can really relate to if you're a subject matter expert. In...

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130: Creating a Magical Experience with Jace & Holly Barraclough show art 130: Creating a Magical Experience with Jace & Holly Barraclough

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Jace & Holly Barracough are locals reporters in my town who recently did a story on me and also featured me on their Disney podcast, Navigating the Magic. If you know anything about me and my book, you know that I’m a particular fan of Frozen and Frozen II, but I also really appreciate the company of Disney, how they approach customer experience, and how they provide such an inspiration for innovation. Holly was a cast member for Disney for a few years and she also worked at Disney Radio.  So, there are several things she brings to the table when it comes to understanding how Disney...

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129: How to Prioritize and Take Back Your Calendar with Paul Casey show art 129: How to Prioritize and Take Back Your Calendar with Paul Casey

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Paul Casey is an expert in time management and leadership and a professional speaker who has spoken for companies like McDonald’s and Subway.  Through his company, Growing Forward Services, he partners with corporations and individual clients to transform their vision, habits, and lives. In this episode, we talk about the immediate and long-term things you can do to determine what your priorities need to be, how to tell when it’s time to reevaluate those priorities,  what you can do to take back your calendar, the four personality types he uses with his clients, how each type...

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128: Handle the Haters: Diving Into My Success Magazine Article show art 128: Handle the Haters: Diving Into My Success Magazine Article

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How do you handle the haters?  I mean, haters gonna hate, right?  So, we’ve just sort of got to shake it off.  And, while I love that idea of being able to just shake it off, it can be a lot more complicated than that. I was recently asked by Success Magazine, “How do you handle the haters?” My response is in the March/April 2020 edition of Success Magazine. In this episode, Rosanne is going to interview me about that article, and we’re going to give a summary of the article and take a real deep dive on the three points that I made. We also use the topic of politics to...

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127: What to Do When You Feel Ambushed with Retired Navy SEAL Jason Redman show art 127: What to Do When You Feel Ambushed with Retired Navy SEAL Jason Redman

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Have you ever felt ambushed or something unexpected comes along and throws you off course so that the rug being pulled out from underneath of your feet? Today, we have the honor of hearing from Jason Redman. He’s a retired Navy SEAL, a wounded warrior, veteran advocates, New York Times bestselling author, and acclaimed leadership and resilience speaker. In this episode, we’re talking about what it’s like when we feel ambushed, how to overcome those moments of real crisis in our lives, how to see an ambush coming, the practice that separates elite performers in the way they handle these...

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126: How Leading with Humility Impacts the Adoption of Change with Travis McNeal of Walmart show art 126: How Leading with Humility Impacts the Adoption of Change with Travis McNeal of Walmart

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Influence by nature is about affecting change and, if you’re interested in listening to this podcast episode, my guess is that you care about how to make change come to fruition. Luckily, this week’s guest is the perfect person to help you better understand how to do just that. Travis McNeal is the Director of Change Management and Communications for Walmart’s supply chain.  Travis and I both spoke at a conference, and when I saw his presentation about this case study of change management, I said: “I need to get him on the podcast.” In this episode, we talk about a specific...

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Jessica Van Roekel is a writer and speaker who works directly with our clients and client teams to help them find their own voice of influence and develop that.

In this episode, we talk about why it’s important that feedback we get and give is shared in a respectful dialogue instead of a blanket statement of judgment, what she believes is a voice of influence, the importance of choosing a coach or adviser who honors your perspective and inner voice, her experience being a participant in one of the very first Voice of Influence six-month group coaching programs, why that particular program made such a difference for her, and what she loves about helping and working with clients now.