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On the Strategy and Leadership Podcast, we interview CEOs, business leaders, authors and thought leaders to get their perspectives on strategy, business, leadership, culture and people to you can advance in your career and your life.

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Strategy and Leadership Podcast Anthony Taylor | SME Strategy Consulting

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On the Strategy and Leadership Podcast, we interview CEOs, business leaders, authors and thought leaders to get their perspectives on strategy, business, leadership, culture and people to you can advance in your career and your life.

If you're looking for one of the best business podcasts and leadership podcasts out there- we're top 3% in the world.

Be sure to subscribe! We put a new podcast out once a week.

The Strategy and Leadership podcast is hosted by SME Strategy: We're a management consulting firm based out Vancouver, Canada that helps small to medium sized organizations with creating and implementing their strategic plans.

    Leadership Lessons for Managing Digital Transformation in Data Driven Businesses W/Martin Birch

    Leadership Lessons for Managing Digital Transformation in Data Driven Businesses W/Martin Birch

    Strategy and Leadership Podcast Ep. 210

    In this episode of the strategy and leadership podcast, Martin Birch joins us to discuss, Leadership lessons he's learned from managing a technology business through the pandemic, his approach to talent retention in 2023, and how tech leaders can ensure they get strategy buy-in from their remote and hybrid teams.

    Martin Birch is the CEO and President of IBML, a company that makes scanning and data capture software that helps you get useful information from even the most complicated documents and speed it up so it can be used right away in business applications.

    Learn more about our approach:https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-consultant-strategy-facilitator

    Click here to see how we've helped organizations across North America with their strategy execution: https://clutch.co/profile/sme-strategy-consulting#summary

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    // About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

    SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

    ► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-alignment-program

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    ► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/courses/Aligned-strategy-course

    • 30 min
    Strategy Implementation: How to Make Winning Digital Investment Decisions w/ Tim Bottke Ep. #209

    Strategy Implementation: How to Make Winning Digital Investment Decisions w/ Tim Bottke Ep. #209

    Tim joins us in this episode of the strategy and leadership podcast to discuss the disconnect between many organizations' digital transformation objectives and the reality of their strategy implementation, Why you should make proactive rather than reactive digital investments (External pressure or losing market share) and how to successfully link your digital transformation plans with your strategy implementation plans.

    Tim Bottke is a Senior Strategy Partner at Deloitte and the author of the recently released book Digital Transformation Payday: Navigate the Hype, Lower the Risks, Increase Return on Investments. Tim is also an Associate Professor of Strategy and Digital Transformation at SDA Bocconi, one of the top business schools in the world.

    Check out his book here: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B0BPF7RT7J/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i0

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    // Connect with us:

    ► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

    ► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

    // About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

    SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

    ► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-alignment-program

    ► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

    ► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/courses/Aligned-strategy-course

    • 32 min
    Leadership Lessons w/Loren Martinez from Little Man Ice Cream Ep.108

    Leadership Lessons w/Loren Martinez from Little Man Ice Cream Ep.108

    Strategy & Leadership Podcast Ep.108:

    Loren Martinez joins us to discuss his approach to training and development, their giving back initiative (called Scoop for Scoop), how strategic planning has helped his organization, and much more.

    Loren Martinez is Director of Operations at Little Man Ice Cream, having overseen the growth and development of new retail locations and production a facility.

    Be sure to visit a Little Man Ice Cream location in Denver, Colorado Springs, or Fort Collins, Colorado. Learn more about their brands at https://www.littlemanicecream.com/.

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    ➡ Read our blog on Strategy and Leadership: https://www.smestrategy.net/blog

    // Connect with us:

    ► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

    ► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

    // About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

    SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

    ► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-alignment-program

    ► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

    ► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/courses/Aligned-strategy-course

    • 29 min
    How To Use Strategic Planning to Build High Performing Teams a Case Study w/ Kathleen Clark Ep #207

    How To Use Strategic Planning to Build High Performing Teams a Case Study w/ Kathleen Clark Ep #207

    In this episode, Kathleen joins us to discuss the importance of crafting a mission statement that aligns your entire organization, how to build high-performing teams, and how her non-profit organization benefited from following SME Strategy's Aligned Strategy Development process.

    Kathleen Clark is a VP and Chief Strategy Officer at Alternatives Federal Credit Union, a regional Community Development Credit Union (CDCU), and a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). On a mission to build wealth and create economic opportunity for underserved people and communities.

    • 34 min
    Helping Leaders Create the Change They Want to See in the World w/John Bromley Ep.206

    Helping Leaders Create the Change They Want to See in the World w/John Bromley Ep.206

    Strategy & Leadership Podcast Ep.206

    John Bromley joins us to discuss the early stages of building Charitable Impact, why less people are donating money in 2022, being a leader in the charity sector, and much more.

    John Bromley is Founder and CEO of Charitable Impact, helping people and organizations become more charitable. Founded in 2011, Charitable Impact is like an online bank account for charitable giving.

    Learn more about Charitable Impact and the work they're doing: https://www.charitableimpact.com/


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    ► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

    // About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

    SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

    ► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-alignment-program

    ► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

    ► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/courses/Aligned-strategy-course

    • 27 min
    Decisions Over Decimals: How to Find Balance Between Intuition & Information Ep.205

    Decisions Over Decimals: How to Find Balance Between Intuition & Information Ep.205

    Strategy & Leadership Podcast Ep.205:

    Paul Magnone, Christopher Frank & Oded Netzer join us for this episode to discuss how their new book (Decisions Over Decimals) came about, making data driven decisions as a leader, the different ways data can by manipulated, why the perfect decision doesn't exist, and much more.

    Paul, Christopher and Oded are the authors of Decisions Over Decimals: Striking the Balance Between Intuition & Information. Paul is Head of Global Strategic Alliances at Google, Christopher is a VP at American Express, and Oded is a Professor of Business at Columbia Business School.

    Be sure to check out Decisions Over Decimals: https://www.dodthebook.com/

    #datadriven #leadership #decisionmakingskills

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    ► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

    ► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

    // About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

    SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

    ► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-alignment-program

    ► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

    ► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/courses/Aligned-strategy-course

    • 37 min

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