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Maximize Efficiency, Service Delivery and Lead Brilliantly!

The SMB School of Leadership Podcast with Dr. V Dr. Valerie D. W. James

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Maximize Efficiency, Service Delivery and Lead Brilliantly!

    RE-ALIGNING your business for a post-COVID-19 marketplace

    RE-ALIGNING your business for a post-COVID-19 marketplace

    Action-oriented tips for making rapid changes in the way your company works and does business!

    We are approaching one of the BIGGEST changes in HISTORY of how we, along with our staff are going to be REQUIRED to work. So…if the idea of how to re-align your business and workforce are keeping you up at night...today’s tips will be helpful! You are not alone, we are in this together. Listen as I share with you a few important planning ideas and decisions I have developed for clients, colleagues  and Chamber members to help operationalize your company’s realignment initiative, by concentrating on four key areas of Operational Alignment.

    • 25 min
    We Are Better Together Than Apart

    We Are Better Together Than Apart

    Poor and ineffective team collaboration can cost money, waste time, create setbacks, and hinder production. Honoring each person for his or her involvement creates the foundation for a great team.  Building awareness amongst your direct reports and employees is the first real step towards diversity and inclusion within your company. As leaders, we must become more open to Answering the Call by Facilitating Awareness.

    • 11 min
    Mobile Area Chamber Webinar: Tips to Recession-Proof Your Business

    Mobile Area Chamber Webinar: Tips to Recession-Proof Your Business

    Dr. Valarie James spoke to the Mobile Area Chamber on tips to recession-proof your business and offered tools including - pausing, stepping back, leaning forward and achieving clarity. Click here to listen to how these tools can help you personally and professionally moving forward.

    • 15 min
    Bridging the Generation Gap at Work During a Crisis

    Bridging the Generation Gap at Work During a Crisis

    WOOOOWWWW! There are now five generations working side-by-
    side in the workplace. Get to know your team, then use this socialization to
    find creative ways to make their talents work together best.


    Have you ever considered the value each generation brings to the
    workforce? Although individuals in any generation may share similarities to those
    in others, here are some general characteristics and ideas for promoting greater
    synergy among generations.

    • 14 min
    Vote Accountability in 2020

    Vote Accountability in 2020

    Culture of Accountability – February 2020. Why is accountability so important to success in business? Why do we struggle so much with it? Three easy, underutilized tips on how to get everyone on the team to fully participate in the call to accountability. This includes the leaders! Leaders are generally the culprits of any failures or the heroes of any victories within the company, so when a glitch occurs or something goes wrong, no one has time for excuses. Taking the guesswork out of work and taking responsibility is the name of this game – and tag, you are it!

    • 17 min
    Strategic Planning for Results: Flipping the Script to Multiply Your Productivity

    Strategic Planning for Results: Flipping the Script to Multiply Your Productivity

    Are you experiencing BURNOUT from talking about the numbers all the time? Let's "NOT" talk about the numbers. In this episode, you'll learn about what and who really makes the business successful.

    • 11 min

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