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Leadership Matters, the forum of choice for current and emerging public and nonprofit leaders. Dr. Sheryl White and Guest Co-Host Dr. Undraye Howard, along with their guests, explore practical tips for issues management, human capital strategies, and improving leadership effectiveness. Leadership Matters, your forum for Informing Leaders. Inspiring Solutions!

Leadership Matters, the forum of choice for current and emerging public and nonprofit leaders. Dr. Sheryl White and Guest Co-Host Dr. Undraye Howard, along with their guests, explore practical tips for issues management, human capital strategies, and improving leadership effectiveness. Leadership Matters, your forum for Informing Leaders. Inspiring Solutions!

Location:

SanDiego, CA

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VoiceAmerica

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Leadership Matters, the forum of choice for current and emerging public and nonprofit leaders. Dr. Sheryl White and Guest Co-Host Dr. Undraye Howard, along with their guests, explore practical tips for issues management, human capital strategies, and improving leadership effectiveness. Leadership Matters, your forum for Informing Leaders. Inspiring Solutions!

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@Sheryl_Gee

Language:

English

Contact:

5660 Copley Drive San Diego, CA, 92111 (858) 244-8264


Episodes

Encore Leadership and the Power of Gratitude in Challenging Times

11/23/2022
These are indeed challenging times. How does one stay calm, focused, and effective during difficult times and what does gratitude have to do with it? What is at the core of gratitude? How is it relevant to leadership, and how does one successfully employ it as a method for greater effectiveness during trying times? Join host Dr. Sheryl White, cultural psychologist with the Neighborhood House Association in San Diego, CA; Rich Miller, Senior Pastor of Perfecting Grace Church in San Diego, CA;...

Duration:00:55:34

Encore Filling Workforce Gaps and Achieving Diversity, Hiring, Retention

11/16/2022
Filling Workforce Gaps and Achieving Diversity, Hiring, Retention Goals. With more than 40% of the workforce expected to leave their jobs in the next year and emphasis on diversity, leaders are all left wondering how to fill their workforce gaps in a way that ensures representation and equity. Join Dr. Sheryl White for a discussion with Arthur Woods on whys to meet this challenge. Woods is the co-founder of Mathison, a LGBTQ+ advocate, and the author of a new book Hiring for Diversity. This...

Duration:00:53:49

Encore Native Americans of Mixed Heritage Voices in Leadership

11/9/2022
Native Americans of Mixed Heritage Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding and Being an Ally—Tune in to Leadership Matters as host Dr. Sheryl White explores life and lessons in leadership through the eyes of three dynamic leaders: Marc Chavez a Mexican-American Indian and founder/director of Native Like Water and Intertribal Youth; Yonasda Lonewolf an Afro Native American woman, enrolled member of the Oglala Lakota Nation, organizer/activist, author, and media personality; and Jerome...

Duration:00:56:19

Encore Leadership Matters and Wellness

11/2/2022
Tune in for this valuable conversation on ways leaders can maximize engagement, help prevent burnout, increase retention, reducing “quiet quitting,” and save revenue. Join host Dr. Sheryl White and guests Neema Black, Wellness Director at the Neighborhood House Association in San Diego, CA and Mike Cothrine, Health and Wholeness Specialist and Owner/Founder of Mike’s Fit Family to learn ways leaders can support employees and shore up their organization during these unprecedented times.

Duration:01:00:00

Encore 4 Strategies to Equip Teams to Handle Disagreements

10/26/2022
4 Strategies to Equip Teams to Handle Disagreements with Greater Emotional Intelligence. Tune in to hear host Dr. Sheryl White explore with Carolyn Opher Mozell, Leadership Coach/Consultant, 4 strategies for leaders to support their teams in moving from conflict to collaboration. Ms. Mozell is a certified DISC and emotional intelligence practitioner with over 20 years of experience serving in some of the highest levels of local government leadership in roles such as Chief of Staff, Deputy...

Duration:01:00:00

Encore: Journaling: Why Every Leader Should Do It and Most Don't

10/5/2022
Research has documented the positive effects associated with journaling, including the improved ability to form a coherent narrative and enhanced cognitive processing about the way people think about themselves and their relation to others in the world. Given the fact our leadership skills develop as a result of the insights we gain by processing our experiences – both positive and negative – journaling is key strategy for growing as a leader. Leadership guru Peter Drucker said, “Follow...

Duration:00:57:07

Encore: Latina Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding

9/21/2022
Latina Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding and Being an Ally Tune in to Leadership Matters as host Dr. Sheryl White explores life and lessons in leadership through the eyes of two dynamic leaders who are Latina. Special guests Vice-Chair Nora Vargas, San Diego County Supervisor, First District; and Annie Rodriguez, Executive Director of GenerateHope will share lived experiences and food for thought on ways Latinas, leaders, and allies of Latinas can be supportive and successfully...

Duration:00:54:42

Encore: Mindful Self-Compassion and Leadership

9/14/2022
According to Verna Jaggers, Mindfulness Teacher/Personal and Professional Coach, kindness opens our hearts to suffering, so we can give ourselves what we need. Self-compassion provides emotional strength and resilience allowing us to admit our shortcomings, motivate ourselves with kindness, forgive ourselves when needed, relate wholeheartedly to others, and be more authentically ourselves. Mindfulness opens us to the present moment so we can accept our experience with greater ease. Together...

Duration:00:54:24

Encore: Respect What's Effective Leadership Got to Do with It

9/7/2022
Join host Dr. Sheryl White, Cultural Psychologist with the Neighborhood House Association and guest Mr. Gregg Ward, author of The Respectful Leader: Seven ways to influence without intimidation for proven strategies on ways to become and coach others to be more respectful and influential.

Duration:00:56:41

Encore - Abrasive Leaders: The Bad, The Good

8/31/2022
Abrasive Leaders: The Bad, The Good, A Unique Perspective and Solution! Join co-host Dr. Sheryl White and guest Jordan Goldrich, author of Workplace Warrior: People Skills for the No-Bulls_ _t Executive, as they discuss solutions for addressing executives and leaders that are identified as abrasive or bullies. Goldrich, a speaker, author, executive coach, and self-identified recovered abrasive executive will share his unique perspective on why these often “warrior spirit” leaders can be...

Duration:00:54:52

Encore Coping with and Positively Influencing Stressful Situations

8/24/2022
Stress can be defined as the way our body and mind responds to change. There are no shortage of changes today. Leaders are constantly being called upon to cope, make the best decision, and positively influence stressful situations for the betterment of those they serve, employees, and the sustainability of their organizations. Tune in to Leadership Matters as co-host Dr. Sheryl White discusses with Dr. Charlotte Houston a clinical psychologist, NFL evaluator, and executive coach, strategies...

Duration:00:55:45

Encore: Resiliency and Leadership

8/10/2022
Join host Dr. Sheryl White and special guest Charlie Fleishman, Services to the Armed Forces Regional Director of the American Red Cross San Diego and Imperial Counties as they discuss resiliency and leadership. Tune into Leadership Matters: Informing Leaders. Inspiring Solutions!

Duration:00:53:53

Encore Four Foundational Principles of Effective Leadership

8/3/2022
Join host Dr. Sheryl White as she explores four foundational principles of effective leadership with guest Kevin Cullen, President of Leadera Consulting Group, and author of Swerve: Life Altering Wisdom. Tune in to Leadership Matters: Informing leaders. Inspiring Solutions!

Duration:00:55:06

Encore Parents Voices in Leadership

7/27/2022
Tune in as host Dr. Sheryl White explores with Dr. Garima Singh, child psychiatrist and Chief Medical Officer at Burrell Behavioral Health in Columbia, Missouri, ways to achieve satisfaction in one’s professional career while enjoying the beautiful journey of parenthood. Free yourself from guilt and learn ways to support your career and family.

Duration:01:00:00

Encore White Men’s Needs and Role in Advancing Equity, Diversity

7/13/2022
White Men’s Needs and Role in Advancing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Join hosts Dr. Sheryl White and Dr. Undraye Howard as they explore some of the needs White Men may have and roles they could play to help advance equity, diversity, and inclusion. Special guests joining the conversation are Ronald (Ron) Clewer, Illinois Market President for Gorman & Company, and John Everett Till, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Innovation for the Family Partnership in Minnesota. Tune in to...

Duration:00:52:47

Encore LGBTQ+ Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding

6/22/2022
LGBTQ+ Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding and Being an Ally. Tune in to Leadership Matters as co-host Dr. Sheryl White explores life and lessons in leadership through the eyes of leaders from the LGBTQ+ community. Special guests Dr. Durryle Brooks, Founder of Love and Justice Consulting, LLC; Julia Loman, Senior Education Coordinator with the Neighborhood House Association; and Eric Lovett, Founder and President/CEO of Urban Street Angels will share lived experiences and food for...

Duration:00:55:15

Encore Filipina Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding

5/18/2022
Filipina Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding and Being an Ally. Tune in to Leadership Matters as host Dr. Sheryl White explores life and lessons in leadership through the eyes of two dynamic leaders who are Filipina. Special guests Dr. Christine Umali Kopp, cultural psychologist, DEI facilitator, and higher education professor; and Anna Marie Cruz, founder and Chief Elevate-Her Officer at Entrepinayship will share lived experiences and food for thought on ways Filipinas, leaders,...

Duration:00:55:14

Meeting the Challenge of the Great Resignation

4/20/2022
Join hosts Dr. Undraye Howard and Dr. Sheryl White as they explore causes and solutions to meeting the great resignation challenge. Special guests joining the conversation are Howard Garval, Principal of Leaders 4 Futures, LLC, West Hartford, CT; Harry Muir, Encore Fellow Lad Lake, Dousman, WI; Brenda Smith, Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health, Chief Program Officer of Intervention Services with Children and Families First, Delaware; and Delonda Peppers, Vice President of Human...

Duration:00:54:37

Encore: Advancing Equity in the Workplace and Community

4/6/2022
For the first time in the history of the City of San Diego, CA a Chief Race and Equity Officer has been appointed. Experience Kim Desmond, Chief Race and Equity Officer for the City of San Diego. Join host Dr. Sheryl White as she seeks to learn more about Ms. Desmond, her journey to her new role, how she views her charge, steppingstones, stumbling blocks, and potential paths forward to advancing equity in the workplace and community. Tune in to Leadership Matters: Informing leaders....

Duration:00:56:32

Encore - Women Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding

3/30/2022
Women Voices in Leadership: Increasing Understanding and Being an Ally—Tune in to Leadership Matters as host Dr. Sheryl White explores life and lessons in leadership through the eyes of three phenomenal leaders: Meisha Sherman, Vice President, Global Human Resources for Envista Corporation, a Danaher Legacy Company; Julie Doherty-Kowalski, Lead Trustee for a private trust and former lead for select bilateral and multilateral initiatives in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of...

Duration:00:56:52