Posts Tagged ‘mindset’

Is Your Leader’s Brand A Barrier or Catalyst to Organizational Performance?

November 2, 2017

Hugh Blane
President
www.clarisconsulting.net

Hugh Blane is the President of Claris Consulting and the go-to-expert for converting human potential into accelerated business results. His work centers on helping executives and entrepreneurs challenge assumptions, jettison complacency, and catapult growth. He’s the author of 7 Principles of Transformational Leadership: Create a Mindset of Passion, Innovation, and Growth. His clients include Sony Pictures, Starbucks, Nordstrom, Microsoft, Pepperdine University, KPMB, and Costco.

In this podcast, Hugh talks about the biggest barriers he sees to executive success, including the importance of leaders understanding how their own brand impacts the organization. He discusses the importance of slowing down to go fast, and tells us how to avoid the trap that causes most employee engagement initiatives to fall flat.


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Letting Things Sit: Secrets to Improve Writing Quality and Productivity

September 27, 2016

anne-janzerAnne Janzer
Author and Writer
www.annejanzer.com

Anne Janzer is a consultant and professional writer who has worked with more than a hundred technology companies. She is the author of the books Subscription Marketing: Strategies for Nurturing Customers in a World of Churn and the recently released The Writer’s Process: Getting Your Brain in Gear.

In this podcast, Anne talks about the process of writing and the specific challenges marketers face in creating marketing content. She discusses strategies for improving writing productivity, why it’s important to have the right mindset, and explains how writing is in many ways like baking bread.


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