Shannon Waller, author of The Team Success Handbook, has been the entrepreneurial team expert at Strategic Coach® since 1995. Shannon Waller's Team Success podcasts are a series of insights around teamwork and success that she's gained from working with entrepreneurs.
How To Become “Indistractable”: Author Interview With Nir Eyal
Every one of us struggles with focus throughout the day, especially in times of stress or uncertainty, and it can be easy to blame technology for our lapses in concentration. But what if the problem weren’t about the things outside of us … but what’s going on inside? What if it were more about how we’re feeling in those moments than what we’re doing? In this episode of the Team Success podcast, Shannon Waller interviews Nir Eyal, best-selling author of Hooked and Indistractable, about simple steps entrepreneurs can take to avoid distraction, build healthy coping habits, and make things happen!
How To Tell If Your Team Members Are Engaged
Have you noticed a shift in team member engagement since the pandemic? Times of crisis or rapid change often bring out the best (and worst) in people, leaving most entrepreneurs with a team composed of those eager to pull their weight … and those only looking to get by. But what does engagement actually look like? How can you separate your top players from those sticking to the sidelines? In this episode of the Team Success podcast, Shannon Waller outlines the key traits of an entrepreneurial attitude, what they look like in practice, and how to support this mindset in your team members so they’re better able to support you.
How To Create Systems That Allow You To Work Less And Make More With Guest Josh Fonger
When was the last time you took a step back and looked at the systems controlling your business? Whether you’ve put thought into them or not, they exist, and they’re affecting every aspect of your business and life. So what if, by just investing a few purposeful hours of your time, you could save yourself a whole year’s worth of effort—and make more money in the process? In this episode of the Team Success podcast, Shannon Waller interviews Josh Fonger, the entrepreneur behind the wildly successful business Work the System, about his process for developing and implementing systematic solutions to complex business problems, and how it’s changing lives, one entrepreneur at a time.
The One Question To Ask Your Team
As an entrepreneur, you're responsible for providing leadership to everyone on your team, and you may find this becomes increasingly difficult during periods of instability and change. At Strategic Coach, we’ve thought long and hard about the best ways to take care of our team members and help them stay productive when stress is running high, and we’ve realized it all comes down to one simple question. Keep listening to find out more!
How To Find A Great Assistant Part 2 — With Guest Tim Francis
There are plenty of great assistants out there in the world, but not all of them are great for you and your business. In this second of two installments of the Team Success podcast, Shannon Waller continues her interview with entrepreneur Tim Francis, the owner of Great Assistant, a thriving business that has helped hire over 300 great assistants in just 12 years. They explore the benefits of having a fully remote assistant, some strategies for making your working relationship as profitable and productive as possible, and a unique concept called "Four A's and a P" that makes hiring simple, effective, and transparent for everyone involved. Listen now!
How To Find A Great Assistant Part 1 — With Guest Tim Francis
There are plenty of great assistants out there in the world, but not all of them are great for you and your business. In this first of two installments of the Team Success podcast, Shannon Waller interviews entrepreneur Tim Francis, the owner of Great Assistant, a thriving business that has helped hire over 300 great assistants in just 12 years. He reveals the one question everyone should ask themselves before hiring, how to find a right-fit assistant for yourself, the importance of learning to delegate, and how to determine whether you’re actually ready to hire someone ... plus so much more! Keep listening for the full story.
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A Team Building Powerhouse!
Shannon and her incredibly knowledgeable guests do a PHENOMENAL job at teaching you how to builda strong and united team in our ever-changing workplace culture! Educational, inspiring, and engaging are just a few of the words I’d use to describe the time you’ll spend with them. You’ll get tons of actionable advice and tangible tips, but you’ll also get heaps of inspiration from truly engaging individuals who genuinely care about the future of your team. Thanks for putting out such a superb show Shannon - keep up the great work!
Shannon host of Team Success Podcast aims to motivate and inspire listeners in this can’t miss podcast. The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!
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If you lead or work with teams (and who doesn't?), then this podcast is one of those few "MUST LISTEN" shows. I hope to be a Strategic Coach client one day. Until then, I intend to consume as much of the wisdom they share as I possibly can. Subscribe, listen, grow, share!