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BE Aligned

Check out this week's episode on the BE Series Podcast #94 with Kate Onakomaiya! Once you know who you are and who you are called to serve, you will BE aligned.I asked Kate what the first step toward alignment is. She said it is gaining clarity.Kate and I both believe the first step to alignment is self-awareness. When I’m speaking at conferences, I always ask people what they think the highest form of leadership is.  Most people think it's being an owner, being a CEO, or holding a high position in an organization. But in actuality the highest form of leadership is leading ourselves. And to top it off, the hardest person...

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BE Wise

During week's episode on the BE Series Podcast with Todd and Audra Wise we talk about how to BE wise. We mainly talk to those who want to be entrepreneurs.  First and foremost, you need to learn that leadership starts at home! And if you work with your spouse, the lines can get blurry. Todd and Audra give tips on how to successfully communicate to your spouse. Second, whatever you do... always leave a place better than you found it.One of the biggest reasons I believe that this couple was so successful out of the gate is because everywhere they worked (prior to owning their own...

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BE a Collaborator

My latest interview on the BE Series Podcast is with a fellow Paul Mitchell School owner and a good friend of mine, NeCole Cumberlander!NeCole shares how collaboration with others brought her where she is today, so I titled this episode BE a Collaborator. It is so important to collaborate with people to get where you want to go. If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go with others!We talk about building "relationship equity" and how to build safety with your teams so that they can speak into your life.  We all need to learn how to be...

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BE Reenergized

Check out Episode #91 on the BE Series Podcast with Elaine Travis: BE Reenergized!I talked a lot in this week's episode about a mastermind I did with my business partner, Amy Vanslambrook, utilizing the book The Big Leap by Gay Hendricks. This mastermind pushed me and everyone involved to another level.I see business owners and entrepreneurs struggling right now with the message from the book, the mastermind, and this week's podcast episode...“Every time you take a leap with no net, you realize how much better it is on the other side.” - Elaine Travis.When you make a decision to go for something, you’ve GOT to be ALL...

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BE the Change — Part One

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