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What is Your Purpose with Glin Bayley – TSH#068 {audio}

Finding purpose is something many never achieve. Not for a lack of trying but instead, not knowing where to start. Asking the right introspective questions, understanding your passion and even following the signs of the universe are all ways to begin the process. Dr. Brandi and guest Glin Bayley, CPA turned executive coach and motivational […]


Power of Persuasion with Jeff Tippett – TSH#067 {audio}

Influencers are people who are seen as experts in what they do and have the ability persuade people through their network and reach. Creating influence within your network is essential to be top of mind when people need something you can provide. The next step is understanding how to use persuasion to bring others with […]


Leadership Rehab with Mendy Dubov – TSH#066 {audio}

Every time an athlete steps on the field or into the arena, there is a possibility of injury. They take the steps necessary to stay at peak performance, but an injury can pull them away from their passion for the duration of a timeout or an entire season. As they heal, rehab becomes a way […]


Engaging the Employee Experience with Heidi Lynne Kurter – TSH#065 {audio}

Organizations have spent decades trying to perfect the onboarding process. Today, they are doing the same with some small wins under their belt. Understanding that onboarding is part of the overall employee experience was a great first step and has allowed greater strides in fine tuning how businesses and leaders approach talent acquisition. Dr. Brandi […]


Avoid Burnout by Making the Right Decisions with Michael Veltri – TSH#064 {audio}

Organizations, leaders and especially HR professionals have come to realize that employee burnout is a very real affliction. Those most affected? The highly engaged employee. Delegating, time management, exercising and self-care are all ways to avoid burnout but what if managing your decision making is the answer? Dr. Brandi and guest, Michael Veltri, author, keynote […]


Young and Female: A Global Perspective with Eleonora Zgonjanin – TSH #063 {audio}

Developing young leaders and advocating women as strong leaders continues to be at the forefront of organizations and business. Do leaders across the globe encounter the same issues? Dr. Brandi and guest, Elenora Zgonjanin, CEO of FULM Savings House from Macedonia, discuss how leaders internationally face similar roadblocks and how her advocacy has created a […]


Get Unstuck with Laura Gassner Otting – TSH #062 {audio}

Whether you call it being in a rut or having a lack of purpose or focus, we, as leaders, have all faced a standstill at one point or another on the path to leadership excellence. Dr. Brandi and guest, Laura Gassner Otting, Author and Motivational Speaker, discuss how leaders must recognize when they are at […]


Redefining Success with Kelly Hellickson – TSH #061 {audio}

Most leaders strive to be successful, but what does that mean? How do you know when success has been achieved? And can it truly be defined? Dr. Brandi and guest, Kelly Hellickson, an experienced National Sales Director and Marketing Executive, discuss how leaders must recognize that success is not static but rather an evolutionary process […]


Don’t Be a Jack of all Trades with Dean Hallett – TSH #060 {audio}

Understanding your weaknesses is important, but how you make up for the deficit will differentiate you as a leader. Having knowledge and understanding is important, but if you try to “know-it-all, do-it-all” you will lose focus on your strengths and your leadership will be less effective. Dr. Brandi and guest, Dean Hallett, former CFO of […]


Collaborating with the Competition with Remiah Trask – TSH #059 {audio}

We are saying goodbye to the days of back-stabbing competition or creating a culture of survival of the fittest. Organizations are learning that internal collaboration produces more innovative ideas and positively affects the bottom line. Dr. Brandi and guest, Remiah Trask, Founder of Design Baton Rouge, discuss how internal and external collaboration is the path […]


How to Score like the Vegas Golden Knights with Dennis Bernstein – TSH #058 {audio}

Vegas Golden Knights arrival into the NHL and Las Vegas shattered expectations, and the success was highly reliant on local support, unity, teamwork and community involvement. How can we apply this to life? Dr. Brandi and guest, Dennis Bernstein, sports journalist and radio host of The Fourth Period, discuss lessons learned by the expansion team’s […]


Visible in an Invisible Role with Nicole Wright – TSH #057 {audio}

Whether you’re one of 100 employees with the same title or working in a department with little organizational impact, sometimes we find ourselves in a position that makes us feel invisible. How can you spotlight your successes without being promoted or seeming like a braggart of your accomplishments? Dr. Brandi and guest, Nicole Wright, Program […]


Building a Leadership Community with John Janclaes – TSH #056 {audio}

Networking and creating influence are incredibly important to the success of any leader, but once you have started this journey how do you build on this? Dr. Brandi and guest, John Janclaes, CEO of Partners Federal Credit Union and Founder of The CEO Corner, discuss the importance of incorporating and collaborating with other like-minded leaders […]


Leadership: Education or Experience with Josh Allison – TSH #055 {audio}

What was once a coveted and predictable ladder for success no longer is enough. More and more first-time employees are entering the workforce formally educated with an ever-increasing variety of degrees. However, once a market differentiator, the degree has now become mainstream. As more of the positions we strive for require a formal college degree, […]


Leadership Lessons from Rockstar Legends with Brian Lee – TSH #054 {audio}

Consistency and the ability to evolve are not only essential for great leadership but are imbued attributes that attract others and build a community. Could it be that our best case study is no further than the tips of our earbuds? Dr. Brandi and guest, Brian Lee, CFO from Landings Credit Union, discuss how what […]


Hotbox Magic: How to Podcast with Scott Whitney – TSH #053 {audio}

When it comes to leadership, many people forget to celebrate. Celebrate your wins, celebrate your movement, celebrate when you kick ass! Many often ask, why create a podcast? We wanted our message of taking control of your life and achieving greatness to reach as many as possible, and the Hotbox has done just that. Dr. […]


Managing Your Boss with Tyler Valentine – TSH #052 {audio}

Your job is always a little bit easier when you get along with your boss. But how can you maximize the success, for both your boss and yourself? You must learn how to manage your boss. Being able to anticipate their needs, keep them on track and focused and prototyping solutions when issues arrive ensures […]


Leading the Virtual Workforce with Kellan Kautzman – TSH #051 {audio}

The way we work has changed exponentially in just the past three decades. With technology allowing us to work how, where and when we want, the workforce has evolved from cubicle farms to open space offices, collaborative business settings like WeWork and to the home. But this change requires us to change how we lead […]


Leadership in the Gig Economy with Patricia Barretto – TSH #050 {audio}

The workforce is continuing to transform in the global market and more are turning to the gig economy, becoming independent contractors and creating their own professional and leadership journey working for several companies instead of just one. Dr. Brandi Stankovic and guest, Patricia Barretto, Market Manager at GMR Marketing, discuss how to keep a team […]


Diversity: Time to Walk the Talk with Stacey Walker – TSH #049 {audio}

Globally, businesses are having conversations about diversity, but where is the action? A solution will not be easily implemented, and several companies have made great strides to create authentically diverse workplaces, but we must each, individually, invest in this now and for the future. Dr. Brandi Stankovic and guest, Stacey Walker, Board Director of XCEL […]