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As a work-from-home mom, time for focused work is precious and scarce. Here’s how I added over 15 hours of quality work time each week with this simple morning routine. Discover the Simple Morning Routine that Changed my Week for Good! It’s simple, I get up earlier! But don’t leave me yet – here’s how […]

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How I Added 15+ Hours of Focused Work to My Week with This Simple Morning Routine

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In today’s episode of the Joy to Lead® Podcast I’m asking a question prompted by the book Chief Joy Officer by Richard Sheridan. We’ll be reading this book as part of our book club inside the Joy to Lead® Leadership Academy, because it’s just so good! Today I’m exploring the concept of a no-firing policy, […]

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What If You Had a No-Firing Policy for Your Team?

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What are your non-scale victories? In today’s episode of the Joy to Lead® Podcast, we’re exploring new ways to measure and track our victories aside from pressured metrics like revenue and team size. Listen to the podcast episode now! Or, check out the transcript below Hello, hello, and welcome to a refreshed new episode of […]

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Measuring Non-Scale Victories in Leadership

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In today’s podcast episode we are going to talk about what vision truly is and how we can install vision within our teams and within ourselves. Let’s find your vision & give it away! As leaders,understanding our vision is essential. When we understand our vision, it becomes a part of us. It’s a part of who […]

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How to Find Your Vision & Give It Away

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I’ve heard it said that 2020 didn’t catalyze changes that were never coming. Instead, 2020 accelerated the evolution that was already in store. Accelerated growth hurts because we haven’t had time to become aware of the changes that need to be made, come to terms with it, pull together resources and energy required to make […]

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7 Leadership Predictions for 2021 – How Your Team Will Change

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Today’s episode is all about team development. I’ll be going over the 4 stages of team development that are essential in getting your team to grow.  Your team is growing through a series of strategic phases. It’s up to you as a leader to analyze how you can help your team grow and be aware […]

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4 Stages of Team Development – Getting Your Team to Grow

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In today’s episode I tackle the 5 reasons leaders need community. A community is important within the workplace for employees, but it’s also important for leaders. You need to be able to relate to other leaders and people in the same position of authority or leadership.  It is a vulnerable and lonely place sometimes as […]

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5 Reasons Leaders NEED Community

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As a business owner, it’s our goal every day to lead an effective team. While our team can’t read our minds, we often subconsciously EXPECT them too. Yes, it’s important for our team to strive for excellence, but micromanaging is not the answer. Micromanaging is unsustainable, and building a team around YOU will eventually lead […]

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It’s Not Them, It’s You – how to really lead an effective team

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Are you a parent or caregiver? Here are four things parenthood is teaching me that is ALSO helping me build a better company!  What parenthood is teaching me 👉 Concentrate your efforts, don’t marginalize them When we try and do everything perfect, we become mediocre in all areas.  The impact is in concentration and focus […]

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4 Things Parenthood is Teaching Me About Being CEO

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Elise Hodge, copywriter and founder of She Is Light, joins me on the show today to talk all about purpose! We also talk about staying true to your vision by building a community around your message. This episode comes at the perfect time, I know because my heart needs this exact conversation right now! Clinging […]

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Clinging to Purpose & Communicating Your Message with Elise Hodge

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