With the recent tragedy that literally hit home for The Strategic Hotbox here in Las Vegas on October 1, we felt it was important to focus on LOVE. So many of our friends, family and listeners from across the world reached out we felt the need to do the same for all of you. Dr. […]
With everyone so focused on the new, we forget what we can learn from the past. It is important to find beauty in the lost and make history relevant to the future. Dr. Brandi and guest, Dr. Dale Simpson Jr discuss preserving and uncovering history and reminding us there are rarely original thoughts or new […]
The dream of becoming CEO is no longer a long-term goal. The average age of a CEO is decreasing, and more young professionals are obtaining C-Suite roles. Dr. Brandi and guest, Paul Norgrove, CEO of Police Credit Union from the United Kingdom debunk the old expectations and provide the new steps to guide your career path forward.
What would you do if your career was destined to be short lived? An athlete, where age is your biggest adversary. Or a dancer who fights against the stress, strain and pain put on your physical body. Dr. Brandi and guest, Elizabeth Eaton, Las Vegas Strip Performer turned entrepreneur, discuss adjusting your passion to continue […]
Diversity goes beyond being an equal opportunity employer. Diversity inspires creativity and innovation, promotes productivity and attracts loyal customers. Dr. Brandi and guest, Ronaldo Hardy, an expert in diversity and inclusion, discuss how leaders can create cultural competency within their organizations.
There is a stigma and vulnerability regarding being naked. Our clothes tend to define who we are and what we chose to represent. How would we react if we all were naked? What if we stripped ourselves down mentally and emotionally as well? What inner secrets would be revealed? Dr. Brandi Stankovic and guest, Stacey […]
We often are required to cancel out the noise of unnecessary distractions. Whether it be gossiping cubicle neighbors or incessant construction outside your home, our mental focused is tested working towards our goals. Dr. Brandi Stankovic and guest, Jinelle Schulere-Smart, fitness model and financial services manager, hone in on the importance of mental focus and […]
How many of us know exactly how we will be remembered when we retire or when we leave this wonderful world? Creating a legacy and envisioning where you want to be or how you want to be remembered is crucial in both life and leadership. Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Chris Fare discuss living […]
Agility allows both businesses and leaders the ability to be quick, flexible in vision and balance rapid change. It is all about training your mind to be nimble, not about methodology. Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Amber Harsin discuss the qualities an organization need to respond swiftly in a digital and information age without […]
Many of us go through tragedy and are able to keep going and push through our individual journey. But how do you persevere when flesh-eating bacteria forces you to live your life as a quadruple amputee? Dr. Brandi and guest, Eddie Garcia, teacher, youth sports coach and motivational speaker discuss his journey through this life-altering […]
The question of Nature vs Nurture pops up in many conversations, but does it come into play with leadership? Is a natural leader truly born with the competencies, or is it learned through experience? Dr. Brandi and guest, Dr. Farzin Madjidi, Professor of Leadership at Pepperdine University break down the components of great leadership and […]
The Strategic Hotbox, Wonder Women, is a special edition podcast that will target leadership challenges for women or those that work with women. In this episode, Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Caroline Willard, President & CEO of Cornerstone Credit Union League discuss the glass ceiling, what it is and what it takes to breakthrough […]
How much does your dining experience impact the food that you eat? Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Ed Thompson aka The Vegas Food Baron, a Las Vegas food critic and blogger, dig into the service experience. They taste local food and ask the question: Can a simple dish become a masterpiece entirely through the […]
The Strategic Hotbox, Wonder Women, is a special edition podcast that will target leadership challenges for women or those that work with women. In the second episode, Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Susan Mitchell, CEO of Mitchell, Stankovic and Associates discuss the evolution of feminism and how you can stand up for what you […]
Leadership takes on many forms and can be found in all types of arenas. From the boardroom to the ring, there is always a chance to build your skills. Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, David Mazany, Professional MMA Fighter, grapple with lessons learned on the mat and how to incorporate them in your leadership […]
The Strategic Hotbox, Wonder Women, is a special edition podcast that will target leadership challenges for women or those that work with women. In this episode, Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Kathryn Davis, President and CEO of BALANCE break the stereotypes of the working mom. What does it take to manage a family and […]
Financial literacy is imperative to the future. The best way to instill values and create great habits is to start with the youth. Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and her guests, Chad Helminak and Christopher Morris, co-founders of the band, The Disclosures discuss teaching financial literacy to young people through the medium of song. Defining your […]
To be relevant, organizations are striving for excellence through innovation. But, what is innovation? What makes a new idea, a good idea? How do you leverage your intellectual capital and capacity? Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and guest, Randall Smith, Co-Founder and Publisher of CUInsight.com, tackle this challenge in true Hotbox style, determining innovation requires execution.
Wellness is an effort of many organizations. Charlie Wund, NCAA Athlete and President of the Agency for Student Health Research is a subject-matter expert and will share with the Hotbox his leadership journey and what he’s doing to create a safer environment for all athletes. As always, Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic will give her view […]
Dr. Brandi Luv Stankovic and her guest, Dr. Katherine Hertlein dig a little deeper to discuss, leadership, mental health, relationships and sex and how all are intertwined and important in a person’s growth. A correlation is drawn between the challenges of relationships, both personal and professional. As a licensed sex therapist and professor at UNLV, […]