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SOAL 46: Balanced Leadership

SOAL 46: Balanced Leadership

Valerie Gobos joins us once again to discuss the important topic of balanced leadership in the workplace. The workplace can sometimes be challenging as a female, so it’s important to create an atmosphere of equality and not overcompensate anything. Our view of gender roles is influenced and shaped early on, by how we’ve been raised. Be yourself, have confidence, and show grace, Valerie shares. We are beginning to see the significant progression, as females are being placed in more high-profile, powerful positions, including in the White House. It’s up to us as women to empower one another.

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SOAL 45: Learning through Leadership

SOAL 45: Learning through Leadership

Rich Mathews is an experienced health insurance broker and senior principal at VistaNational Insurance Group. Rich is also a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and successful leader. In order to be a successful leader, you must first believe in what you do and demonstrate gratitude and integrity. Integrity isn’t something that’s just given to you but something you have to own. A solid leadership foundation first begins in the home. Rich credits all of his success to his faith in Jesus Christ. “If you believe in God, you believe in Jesus Christ, and you will be successful in ways that you cannot even imagine.”

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SOAL 44: Energy Focused Leadership

SOAL 44: Energy Focused Leadership

Valerie Gobos heads up Gobos Film & Entertainment, researching and representing screenplays, books, and life stories for the big and small screens. Valerie has a lifetime of experience in the advertising and entertainment industry and has handled marketing for many companies, including Universal Studios and Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Studios. Her passion is the energy that drives her to lead others. Valerie recognizes the importance of giving back to others and living a balanced life. She encourages everyone to trust their inner self and follow after their dreams. Every day is a new opportunity to choose happiness.

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SOAL 43: Leading with Ethics

SOAL 43: Leading with Ethics

Jim McNeal, trains leaders to lead others as a college professor. His commitment to the Navy is valuable to his ability to give back. Leadership and management are different terms as Jim explains during the podcast. You manage processes and procedures but you lead people. Decision-making skills are one of the core fundamentals of his teaching process. Values are vital to the process of being a successful leader. He believes that everyone is a leader but requires a foundation that is authentic. Love your fellow man, is key.

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SOAL 42: Life Deposits

SOAL 42: Life Deposits

Leadership started very early for Mary Greene. Her mom taught her leadership and how to be her best and do her best no matter the role or position in life. Foundational leadership is essential to get early in life. Leadership skills are vital when displayed in front of others but oftentimes leads to carrying the load. You never have to tell anyone that you are a Christian in business. She included her faith and Christian walk as part of her and not separate from who she was in business. Her top values include trust, integrity, team player, and consistency. You have to make deposits into people in order to build trust in individuals. Whatever you believe is what you will be, it’s about your belief system.

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SOAL 41: Creative Thought Leadership

SOAL 41: Creative Thought Leadership

The pandemic and brutal killing of George Floyd were two devastating events we all experienced in our own unique ways in 2020. Chris Slaughter used this time of uncertainty and pain to spend quality time with his son, Zachary. After purchasing a new camera with graduation money, Zachary and his dad took to the streets of Chicago to photograph street art on boarded-up buildings. These photos captured both pain and beauty and were transformed into an incredible book titled, Boarded Up Chicago: Storefront Images Days After the George Floyd Riots. A message of love and unity, all seen through the lens of a father and his son.

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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.