Fostering a Growth Culture with Andy Fleming


“In the 21st century, it’s not enough to be a great place to work; it must be a great place to grow.” On this week’s podcast, I jam with Way to Grow INC Co-Founder and CEO, Andy Fleming on just how we as leaders can encourage this growth atmosphere in the workplace. One overarching theme? It all starts from within.

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Leadership Therapy: Making Sure You Get Your Bonus at the End of 2018



Was the bonus you received last year not all you thought it’d be? Or maybe… it was nonexistent? On this week’s podcast, I’m sharing the three processes you need to start now in order to move towards the bonus you deserve at the end of 2018, whether you’ve been at the same company for years or just starting.

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Leadership Therapy: Setting Goals for the New Year


Professional, relationship, health and spiritual goals… the new year is a time of change for many. But what’s the key differentiator between those who just make goals and those who keep them past January 2nd? In this Leadership Therapy edition of the Show, Producer, Whitney and I discuss best practices for setting goals in each of these areas.

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Leadership for the Nonprofit Sector with Justin Miller



“Take it personally; stay healthy.” It’s true: nonprofits require your time investment, but they also require emotional investment. Justin Miller, CEO of CARE for AIDS joins me to share how leadership in the nonprofit space varies from leadership in the corporate world. In an environment where lives are at stake, not just deadlines, Justin shares how he keeps his team motivated and refreshed while giving back to others and fighting back against AIDS.

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Leadership Therapy: Holiday Office Etiquette


Who do you buy gifts for? How much should you spend? What rules govern the holiday office party? On this Leadership Therapy edition of the podcast, I’m answering all your questions surrounding holiday celebrations at the office.

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Generational Communication Part 2: Holiday Edition with My Daughter, Abbigail Smith



This show is the GOAT! That’s right, my daughter, Abbigail Smith is back with an update on the latest trending phrases you need to know in order to effectively communicate with GenZers. Plus, she shares marketing and shopping tips just in time for the holidays.

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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RAPKG: Practical Ways to Show Gratitude this Holiday Season with Randy Hain


“Gratitude is a mindset.” As Serviam Partners Founder and President, Randy Hain explains, we need to be intentional about showing others how thankful we are for them – and we need to do so throughout the year! In this podcast, Randy explains RAPKG (Random Acts of Praise, Kindness and Gratitude) and shares ways we can communicate this in the workplace and at home.

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Three Forces for Intentionality with Amy Balog


Being intentional about our work and the way we live is impactful, both at the office and at home. It makes us better leaders and better parents. ConnextionPoint Services Founder, Amy Balog joins the podcast to share three forces all leaders need to be intentional: force of calm, of clarity and of conviction. 

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Best Practices: Working with a Professional Recruiter with Matt Tovrog


Whether you’re looking for connections to make your next career move or need to bring new talent on board, there are best practices for maximizing your time with an executive search firm. Matt Tovrog, Partner at Bell Oaks shares what you need to know before sitting down for that first meeting or hitting connect” on LinkedIn both at the individual level and company level. 
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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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How to Eliminate Dysfunction at the Culture Level with David Shanklin


For better or worse, emotions are contagious in the workplace. So how do we build a culture around all things good, from a dedicated and caring leader, to pleasant relationships with coworkers to top-notch productivity? David Shanklin, Head of Culture Strategy at CultureIQ explains how understanding the why” behind your organization will help eliminate dysfunction at the culture level and point the way towards a better work environment. 

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Mr. Incredible and Cher Talk Tips for Handling Scary Coworkers



Zombie, vampire, diva. Chances are, you have some of these scary coworkers sitting at the desk beside you! In our special halloween edition, Mr. Incredible (aka Brandon Smith) and Cher (aka Whitney Mendoza) take a look at all the different types of scary coworkers and offer tips to avoid being haunted in the workplace! 

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Five Tips for Navigating Career Change with Paulette Corbin


The workforce just isn’t the same. 30 year long careers with the same company just don’t happen. So how do we prepare for career change and chart the right course? Paulette Corbin, Founder of Corbin Executive Coaching and Executive Director at ChapterTwo joins the podcast to share five tips for navigating your career. 
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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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The How and Why of Leaping into Entrepreneurship with Charles Goetz


Rule #1: If you’re in it for money, don’t bother!” Who better to discuss the ingredients of being a successful entrepreneur than with Charles Goetz, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Business Development at Emory University! As Author, serial entrepreneur and starter of nine new ventures, Charles shares invaluable insight for anyone considering the path of entrepreneurship.  

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The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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Understanding Emotions in the Workplace with Dr. Genie Burnett



Feel like everyday is take your emotions to work” day? Dr. Genie Burnett, Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Founding Partner of the Manna Fund, joins Brandon to take a closer look at the root cause of our thoughts and emotions (which can often link back to our home life). Among her tips, Dr. Genie tells us to write a book, don’t read a book” because our emotions are much better on paper than being yelled out in the office! 

Show Resources:

The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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How to Influence the Digital Workplace with Christina Ambrose



With the growing virtual workforce, keeping a consistent culture becomes increasingly difficult. How can we prompt the adoption of new tech while maintaining balance and presence at work? Christina Ambrose, current MBA student at Emory University joins Brandon to walk us through the process from BYOD, to the board of directors to the impact on customers. 

Show Resources:

The Brandon Smith Show launches every Sunday at 9:30pm on Facebook Live.

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