Leadership Tag

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31632.mp3   Ken Pasch - Certified Leader Coach and Author of On Course: Become a Great Leader & Soar! [caption id="attachment_25839" align="alignright" width="150"] Ken Pasch[/caption] Ken Pasch brings over 30 years’ experience in revolutionizing leader development within a broad range of organizations, including the U.S. Military, Johnson & Johnson, the American College of Healthcare Executives, and the Pennsylvania Department of Health. He is founder of Ki Visions, Inc., which advises good people on how to become great leaders, and serves as faculty in executive education at the Smeal College of Business at Penn State University. Ken is a retired Lt. Colonel in the US. Air Force, where he served proudly and with distinction. His new book is "On Course: Become a Great Leader and Soar."   Debra Corey - Author of Build It: The Rebel Playbook for World-Class Employee Engagement [caption id="attachment_25486" align="alignright" width="150"] Debra Corey[/caption] Debra Corey is the Group Reward Director at Reward Gateway. She's a Reward guru, having over 20 years experience as a rewards leader, speaker, teacher and an author of a book on employee communications. She's most recently known as the co-author of "The Rebel Playbook for Employee Engagement," which she's wrote with Founder Glenn Elliott. She's held senior HR roles at a number of well-known global organizations such as Gap, Honeywell, Quintiles, Morrisons, and Merlin Entertainments. Over the last 30 years, Debra and her teams have won a variety of industry awards for their strategic and innovative work with communication and employee engagement programs. In 2012, she was voted Benefits Professional of the year by Employee Benefits magazine. Debra speaks at conferences around the world on a variety of HR, communication and engagement topics, and also teaches professional HR courses for WorldatWork. Debra is a regular contributor of articles and blogs on a wide variety of HR topics.   Alysia Helming - TV and Film Producer, and Best-selling Author of Protogenesis: Before the Beginning [caption id="attachment_25491" align="alignright" width="150"] Alysia Helming[/caption] Alysia Helming started writing her own short stories and plays for the school in the third grade, and throughout her life has never forgotten her passion for writing. In 2000, Alysia coauthored a pilot for a TV series, “One Degree of Separation” and in 2006, she coordinated the local premiere of the feature-length movie "The Great Warming" starring Alanis Morissette and Keanu Reeves, assisting with the nationwide release of the film. As a former student in Screenwriting at University of California, Los Angeles, Alysia wrote a full-length feature film screenplay, “The Green Warrior.” “Protogenesis” is Alysia’s first novel. It will be the first in a seven-novel series, “The Protogena Chronicles”. She is enjoying her writing journey, traveling regularly between her home in the Oakland Hills and Athens, Greece, the primary setting for her novel series. From 2015-16, she visited Athens, Greece six times. Each trip, she met many friends and collaborators that helped her to thoroughly understand the rich culture, mythology and unique challenges that the Greek people face the current crisis there. As a result, her mission is to help Greece by offering a message of hope and to drive tourism there through her book series. When she isn’t writing, Alysia is considered a ‘Clean Energy Guru.’ She is the Executive Vice President of Green Reach, Inc., a diversified renewable energy company, and is a Board Director and a majority investor/owner in Pristine Sun, a major solar independent power producer in the United States.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/30878.mp3 Hans Finzel - Leadership Mentor, Author, Speaker [caption id="attachment_21709" align="alignright" width="150"] Hans Finzel[/caption] Hans Finzel is a successful author, mentor, speaker and trusted authority in the field of leadership. Hans has trained leaders internationally on five continents. He and Donna founded HDLeaders in 2012 where he serves as President.  Prior to that, Hans completed twenty years as President and CEO of international non-profit WorldVenture. Hans and his wife Donna spent ten years living in Vienna, Austria while training leaders throughout Eastern Europe behind the Iron Curtain before the fall of communism. He has an earned doctorate in the field of leadership from Fuller School of Intercultural Studies.  He has served on the Board of Trustees of Columbia International University (CIU.EDU) for twenty years. Hans is host of “The Leadership Answer Man” Podcast. He is the author of ten books, including his bestseller The Top Ten Mistakes Leaders Make(David C Cook) and his newest release Top Ten Ways To Be A Great Leader (David C. Cook). His books have been published in over twenty foreign languages.   Lee Caraher - CEO of Double Forte, Keynote Speaker, Author [caption id="attachment_21710" align="alignright" width="150"] Lee Caraher[/caption] Lee McEnany Caraher is the founder and CEO of Double Forte, a successful national public relations, content marketing and social media firm. Based in San Francisco with offices in New York and Boston, Double Forte works with beloved consumer, technology and wine brands. She is a highly sought-after communications expert known for her business acumen and insights (and her big laugh). Lee is also an acclaimed author and speaker in the domain of helping organizations across the country successfully create high performing, positive workplaces. She became an expert in this arena after operating her own company and leading large divisions in other companies. She started Double Forte in 2002 determined to create a culture that fully supports its talent, even when they choose to move on. After failing miserably at retaining Millennials, Double Forte went back to the beginning and created a culture where all generations thrive; as a result, turnover is low, and when employees do leave, overwhelmingly they stay loyal to the firm – sometimes even returning. With her foundational work, Lee shows leaders how to create the best possible workplace culture so their employees will stay longer than they intend, and when they do leave, advocate for the company, defining a new loyalty contract and a new model of business sustainability. Her first book: Millennials & Management: The Essential Guide to Making it Work at Work (Routledge, 2014). Her second book: The Boomerang Principle: Inspire Lifetime Loyalty from Your Employees (Even After They Leave) (Routledge, 2017).   Tim Cameron-Kitchen - Head Ninja at Exposure Ninja [caption id="attachment_21712" align="alignright" width="150"] Tim Cameron Kitchen[/caption] Online Marketing Expert and founder of Exposure Ninja, Tim Kitchen has five bestselling books to his name including Europe's Bestselling SEO book, How to Get to the Top of Google. In his role as Head Ninja at Exposure Ninja, Tim and the 45-strong team work and consult with more than 800 businesses a year in every imaginable market around the world. The company has become known for providing Enterprise level websites and digital marketing to small and medium sized businesses around the world. Tim also runs MarketingU, where he teaches small businesses to market themselves online over at http://marketingu.ninja Based in Nottingham, UK, Tim plays drums in his spare time. His band recently won French TV show 'The Cover' where 1 million viewers voted them the world's best covers band. When not marketing and drumming, Tim spends time with his wife Katie at the gym and clearing up the destruction from their two kittens Ninja and Samurai.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28490.mp3 Mike Figliuolo - Managing Director, thoughtLEADERS & Author of Lead Inside the Box: How Smart Leaders Guide Their Teams to Exceptional Results [caption id="attachment_13726" align="alignright" width="179"] Mike Figliuolo[/caption] Mike Figliuolo is the Founder and Managing Director of thoughtLEADERS. thoughtLEADERS services are designed to build solid leadership, communication, strategy and operational skills. Mike runs a blog on the thoughtLEADERS website and is the author of "One Piece of Paper: The Simple Approach to Powerful, Personal Leadership," which is designed to help leaders define who they are and what their personal leadership philosophy is. His other book,  "Lead Inside the Box: How Smart Leaders Guide Their Teams to Exceptional Results," shows leaders how to better allocate their energy across their team members to achieve higher levels of performance. He has spent 10 years at thoughtLEADERS, LLC as Managing Director, 3 years at Scotts Miracle-Gro in corporate strategy, acquisitions and service operations, 3 years at Capital One managing collections strategy and operations, 3 years at McKinsey & Company as a management consultant, and 5 years in the US Army as an armor officer. Mike was named the Columbus, Ohio Small Business Leader of the Year by the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and Business First, and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Leadership Experts in the world in Inc. Magazine.   Bill Barnett - Author of  The Strategic Career: Let Business Principles Guide You [caption id="attachment_13377" align="alignright" width="158"] Bill Barnett[/caption] Bill Barnett is a business and career strategist and the author of The Strategic Career: Let Business Principles Guide You (Stanford University Press). He helps professionals, executives, and people seeking such careers discover their potential callings and develop plans to get there. During his 23 years as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, Bill advised business clients on top strategy issues. As leader of the firm’s Strategy Practice, he pioneered new ways to develop business strategy. Another of his McKinsey roles was to coach partners on their own strategies to grow their impact in the firm. Later, while teaching business strategy at Yale, he found that students seeking his career advice got fresh insights when they deployed the business concepts from class on themselves. Bill researched and developed two fundamental insights: while the specifics are different, business and career strategy are conceptually identical, and using business strategy concepts can help people plot careers. He created a course to help MBA students at Yale and Rice develop their strategies. The Strategic Career pulls this experience together. It shows readers how to set long-term direction to a field or role that may become a calling, turn that aspiration into a long-term action plan, find opportunities to get started, determine which opportunity to accept, and stay on track over time as things change. Bill is a director on the Boards of Eagle Materials and The Bridge, an overseer of the International Rescue Committee, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He has blogged on careers for Harvard Business Review. Earlier, Bill worked at the US Department of State and the Office of the Secretary of Defense, was a member of the US delegation to NATO/Warsaw Pact negotiations, and was a Captain in the US Army in Vietnam.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28233.mp3 Erica Peitler - Leadership Performance Coach, CEO of Erica Peitler & Associates and Author of Leadership Rigor!: Breakthrough Performance & Productivity Leading Yourself, Teams, Organizations [caption id="attachment_12628" align="alignright" width="214"] Erica Peitler[/caption] Erica Peitler is a dynamic thought leader who designs "Leadership Journey's" that facilitate leadership development. Erica brings her operational, strategic and team based organizational leadership experiences to accelerate action learning that can be "applied on the ground and in real time." She helps leaders learn how to lead themselves, lead teams and lead at the organizational level with signature models and frameworks. She has assisted in global leadership development initiatives for Fortune 500 companies, progressive mid-sized organizations, and small businesses too. Erica blends a deep expertise in Cultural change, Talent Development, Strategic Planning and Performance Management. Her book, "Leadership Rigor!," became a best seller, reaching #1 in Canada, #1 in Australia, #6 in the UK and #3 in the United States. Erica was also selected as one of 50 Best Women in Business by New Jersey Biz Magazine.   Chris Cannon - Founder of ManhoodModel.com [caption id="attachment_12630" align="alignright" width="200"] Chris Cannon[/caption] Chris Cannon is a bestselling author and creator of The Manhood Model.  He is dedicated to assuring the success of men “at risk” and others who are, but don’t know it. Chris' mission is helping men maximize their mission as men and he trains men nationally on how to lead as men. After struggling to overcome sex, drugs, and low-academic performance as a college football player, he discovered his passion for helping men overcome these same challenges. Audiences often express their appreciation for the positive impact of his award-winning, interactive, nontraditional presentations have on them. He has been called America's #1 Encouragement Coach!   Tim Sinclair - CEO of RINGR [caption id="attachment_12632" align="alignright" width="200"] Tim Sinclair[/caption] Tim Sinclair's story is guaranteed to make you jealous. He got VC funding the 1999 way, after just a meeting or two, with no plan written, and in just days! Tim worked in the radio industry for a coupe of decades, and had a light bulb moment one day. He realized you can record a better-sounding long-distance interview or sales meeting than most any radio station or podcaster on the planet. You don't need a microphone or even need a computer. All you need is a mobile device and the Ringr app. The patent-pending technology connects two parties, records unbelievably clear audio, merges the files, and provides you with an amazing sounding conversation. Whether you're hosting a radio show in New York City or a podcast in your basement, Ringr can make each and every one of your interviews sound like a million bucks.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28193.mp3 John Livesay - Tech Funding Strategist and Author of The 7 Most Powerful Selling Secrets: Soar Your Way to Success with Integrity, Passion and Joy [caption id="attachment_12440" align="alignright" width="223"] John Livesay[/caption] John Livesay recently started a business helping others raise money.  Specifically, he helps owners perfect their pitches. He helps them translate the left brain tech CEO information to right brain speak, where all selling happens. It allows owners to present their offerings with a new found confidence. John says he can help you get your one million dollar pitch in 8 weeks! He is author of "The 7 Most Powerful Selling Secrets" and was the 2012 Saleperson of the year for Conde Nast's 22 brands, among 400 salespeople!   Dr. Brian Iannucci - Leadership Guru, College Professor and Bestselling Author of Leadership Safari: Discovering the Secret to Leadership Success [caption id="attachment_12443" align="alignright" width="216"] Brian Iannucci[/caption] Brian Iannucci is a common sense manager with experience in sales, management and operations. Brian is currently a business course mentor at Western Governors University and is the owner of Iannucci Development, Inc., a leadership and business consulting and services firm. Brian is also the critically acclaimed author of "Leadership Safari."  The book brings the leadership safari to life by analyzing the various inhabitants of the leadership jungle. This fun and educational trip looks at the different leadership styles of the animals that a business person encounters every day and gives leaders a leg up through a better understanding of what makes the people around them tick.   ...