56 episodes

What does it mean to love and work well? What’s required? What gets in the way? And how do I pursue what truly matters? Freud taught “Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness,” and our ability to love and work well is deeply connected to our happiness in life.
Working at the intersection of business and psychology, Dr. Melissa Smith helps you identify what it takes to love and work well, pursue what matters, and live with more joy today. Get clear on intention, lead yourself first, and thrive in love and work.

Pursue What Matters Dr. Melissa Smith

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

What does it mean to love and work well? What’s required? What gets in the way? And how do I pursue what truly matters? Freud taught “Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness,” and our ability to love and work well is deeply connected to our happiness in life.
Working at the intersection of business and psychology, Dr. Melissa Smith helps you identify what it takes to love and work well, pursue what matters, and live with more joy today. Get clear on intention, lead yourself first, and thrive in love and work.

    Episode 56: Book Review: Grit

    Episode 56: Book Review: Grit

    With the end of another month comes another book review. Join me as I discuss Grit by Angela Duckworth!

    • 34 min
    Episode 55: Female Leadership in the Crucible of Corona

    Episode 55: Female Leadership in the Crucible of Corona

    I want to share some really intriguing news about female leadership amongst the crucible of Corona. Join me!

    • 41 min
    Episode 54: Leading with Empathy & Resilience

    Episode 54: Leading with Empathy & Resilience

    We've been on a roller coaster, and we all stand to develop a little more Empathy & Resilience. Join me on today's episode to learn how!

    • 39 min
    Episode 53: One Year Anniversary!

    Episode 53: One Year Anniversary!

    It's been a year of Pursue What Matters!! Thank you so much for joining me this past year. Today I'll be talking about what it takes to have the confidence to lead. So many of us don't recognize the good we do each day and the important ways we show up. This undermines us! Today I hope I can help you overcome that inability to recognize your own contribution, so you can lead with confidence!
    Here's to another year!
    Show notes available at:
    www.drmelissasmith.com/episode-53

    • 42 min
    Episode 52: Book Review: The Upside of Stress

    Episode 52: Book Review: The Upside of Stress

    Another month, another book review! Today I'm discussing The Upside of Stress by Kelly McGonigal. Join me!

    • 56 min
    Episode 51: Spring Clean Your Mind

    Episode 51: Spring Clean Your Mind

    You've cleaned up your closet and your home, but what about your mind? Join me today as we talking about spring cleaning your mind, and why it's so important!

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

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23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Pinter-what? ,

Leadership with heart

Dr. Smith teaches us how to be leaders with heart and she uses science to do it! Her podcast teaches us grace and the importance of service as leaders. I’m so grateful that I found her podcast!!!

Carrie-Val ,

Powerful and motivating podcast!!

Amazing and motivating podcast about the learning process, the issues we face while
learning and solutions to combat them. This podcast is an absolute must listen for everyone, especially those in school or looking to continue on with their education. Dr. Smith nails
it again!

beckyfuzz ,

Powerful podcast!

Dr. Smith gives wonderful examples of everyday life experiences, research, and applicable tools, to help all of us look at how we can assess our own lives and make it more productive while loving ourselves and everyone else more deeply in the process. This is a must listen to podcast for all!

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