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SOAL 32: Leading with Intent

SOAL 32: Leading with Intent

Betsy Ziegler is the CEO of 1871, a nonprofit in Chicago. She also happens to be a die-hard Ohio Buckeyes fan! Every day for her is filled with problem-solving, interacting with people, and setting priorities. Betsy has had to prioritize what balance looks like for herself and be intentional, in order to live a full, happy life. “If you don’t plan, it doesn’t happen”, she says. Her best advice is to ask for help when it’s needed. It’s easy to be hard on yourself and get discouraged, but it’s a strength to admit your weakness and get back up.

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SOAL 31: The Love of Leading with Your Soul

SOAL 31: The Love of Leading with Your Soul

Jeff Sanders is a former NBA basketball player, mentor, and motivator that believes it’s never too late to reinvent oneself into excellence. Jeff mentors young athletes around the world and is also the President of the Former NBA Retired Legends Association in Chicago. Jeff’s passion is teaching the youth of today the fundamentals of basketball and the fundamentals of life. When maneuvering through this life, accountability is key. Sanders is a passionate leader who always teaches the value of hard work and perseverance. Jeff encourages us all to go out into the world and be a positive presence in someone’s life!

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SOAL 30: Going through Chaos with God

SOAL 30: Going through Chaos with God

Steve Patscot is a member of Spencer Stuart’s global Human Resources Practice. As an advisor to HR leaders, Steve is no stranger to the adversity, stress, and challenges that come with the HR industry. With the pandemic our world is currently facing, HR executives are now responsible for navigating a whole new culture in the workforce. Patscot recognizes a need for people’s advocacy and balance. Honesty, optimism, and serving others are all key values in a leadership role. During these unprecedented times, a quote Steve has adopted is, “You don’t remember a leader by what they did, you remember a leader by how they made you feel.”

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SOAL 29: The Love of Leading with Your Soul

SOAL 29: The Love of Leading with Your Soul

Mr. Graham grew up during the segregation era and knows what it’s like to be treated unequal and like a second-class citizen. This time in his life is what drove him to turn things around and discover his purpose. Stedman now teaches people all around the world nine steps of success and helps them understand and develop their own identity! It’s not only about self-awareness, but creating a vision, executing it, and never quitting. Struggles will come, but if you’re passionate about something enough, you will sustain it. It’s not how the world defines you. It’s only how you define yourself that really matters.

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SOAL 28: Being Humble and Leading with Your Soul

SOAL 28: Being Humble and Leading with Your Soul

Sheila Brown’s connection has always been humanity. Her professional success started at a very young age. Sheila began her career in broadcast media and was fortunate enough to work alongside the Chicago Bulls during their six championship seasons. She then went on to create Freedom Entertainment, Inc. and is now an executive director for the second-largest TV and film studio in the country. Even with this incredible resume, Sheila leads with humbleness and zeal. Her motto is to work hard and be honest. Sheila Brown empowers us to challenge ourselves daily and to take that leap of faith!

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SOAL 27: Leading with Wisdom of an Old Soul

SOAL 27: Leading with Wisdom of an Old Soul

Chasity Melvin is a reigning pioneer in women’s sports, with a 14-year professional cross-cultural basketball career. Chasity inherited invaluable life skills, values, and a strong work ethic from her grandmothers. In her leadership role on and off the court, her strong faith has always been the driving force. Traveling overseas, Chasity depended heavily on her faith and allowed God to use her as a vessel. She encourages everyone to put God first and to use their voice! Chasity has gone on to write a devotional book titled End Of The Day. At the end of the day, it’s not what you say, but what you do.

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With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.

With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.