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Crafting a 90-Day Onboarding Plan

Job Postings that Attract Top Talent

Mapping Your Leadership Style

Last week on the Joy to Lead Podcast we talked about the seven mistakes we often make in our onboarding processes. If you have not listened to that episode yet, go back and listen to that episode so you can begin to tweak your onboarding process.  One of the mistakes we talked about is rushing […]

Hiring a Team

Pt. 1: Knock-Out New Hire Onboarding – the First 30 Days

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Congratulations! You have made it through the hiring process and have officially hired your new team member. Now what? Today on the Joy to Lead Podcast we are talking all things onboarding. The onboarding process is one of the most important steps in the hiring process yet one of the most overlooked. It is what […]

Hiring a Team

7 Mistakes You’re Making When Onboarding a New Team Member

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Have you ever been through the hiring process and were disappointed in the candidates you received due to them applying for the wrong position or being unqualified? Or are you someone who is looking to hire in the future and are currently creating your job posting? Then this Joy to Lead Podcast episode is for […]

Hiring a Team

Creating Job Postings that Actually Attracts Your Dream Team

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Have you ever sat down to write out the job description for your next hire but your mind just goes BLANK? We’ve all been there, which is why today on the Joy to Lead Podcast we’re talking about the five things your job description needs and how to create it for your next hire.  In […]

Podcast

5 Things Your Job Description Needs and How to Create

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For today’s podcast episode, I had the honor of talking with Catherine Calmes! She shares some amazing insight on her journey from being a home organizer to becoming a director of operations and what that title entails!  Catherine also shares the five phases that CEOS have to go through from solopreneurship all the way to […]

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5 Stages of CEO Leadership with Director of Operations Catherine Calmes

Catherine Calmes

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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 […]

Podcast

7 Leadership Predictions for 2021 – How Your Team Will Change

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I had an amazing conversation with Stephanie Ann Bagley on The Dream Makers Podcast where we talked about how you can start building the team of your dreams! The Dream Makers Podcast is hosted by Stephanie, an amazing and inspiring woman who is a photographer, entrepreneur, and mom!  Listen to the Episode Here! How to […]

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Building the Team of Your Dreams with the Dream Makers Podcast

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Clarity + Risk x Vision = Team Growth. This formula is the key to furthering your team’s development.  In today’s episode I’ll be breaking down each component of this formula. By following these tips, you will get so much closer to cultivating the team or your dreams.  So, lets start of by answering the main […]

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Clarity + Risk x Vision = Team Growth

social media sabbatical

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In this week’s episode I’m sharing the top 9 things I learned from hiring an intern this year.  My ultimate goal bringing on an intern was to increase podcast traffic and listenership. I brought her on in September and came to it with open hands and made sure to remember this role is about THEM!  1.) […]

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9 Things I Learned Hiring an Intern This Year

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