Monthly Archives: March 2021

March 30, 2021

Interview with Chris Cooper, UK Based Executive Advisor

Chris Cooper builds highly engaged workforces especially in the insurance and financial services industries. Host of the Business Elevation podcast, his show reaches more than 50 countries. Today Chris joins Dr. Karen to talk about the business climate of the UK and Europe, lessons from his book, The Power to Get Things Done Whether You Feel Like It or Not, what businesses need to do now to be ready for a post-pandemic world, and a whole host of other success strategies for today’s business executive.

Reach Chris at www.chriscooper.co.uk

March 25, 2021

Living Above the Circumstances

Are you letting circumstances define and dictate how you respond to life? Are you living under the circumstances? Today may be the perfect time to consider some alternative approaches. Listen as Dr. Karen shares the benefits of other options.

March 18, 2021

Learn, Grow, and Go to New Places

Listen to this podcast to find out why Dr. Karen prefers the word commencement to graduation. Also, hear how ideas in the flow, rather than hard work, lead effortlessly to the next levels of success. She then explodes several other myths to accelerate progress and increase creative advantage. Listen to hear how she has leveraged creative advantage in her own business.

March 16, 2021

Women in Executive Leadership

Did you know that 24% of women who are promoted into executive roles come from external candidates while the rest come from internal promotions? Also, women are 24% more likely than men to lose their jobs during a pandemic. In this segment, Dr. Karen shares other interesting statistics about the progress of women leaders and why women leaders are important in the world.

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March 11, 2021

Three Reasons Great People Stay with Your Company

One of the reasons great people stay in your organization is because they love the mission and vision. Could it be that great people leave your organization for the same reasons they stay? Listen to Dr. Karen explain these three reasons. Understand and implement what matters to people to catapult your organization and teams to greater success.

March 9, 2021

Five Factors to Consider in Executive Selection

When hiring new talent in your organization, look for interests, abilities, values, culture, and personality, the top five variables Dr. Karen suggests you evaluate for goodness of fit. What happens when your next hire has some of the desired attributes and not others? Click the play button to find out.

March 4, 2021

Different Leadership Needed at Different Stages of Business

Are you the chief cook and bottle washer in the “Hands-On” phase of your business? What are the different business phases and how do they apply to your leadership roles and the future of your organization? In this podcast, Dr. Karen explores when to use which styles and strategies.

March 2, 2021

Tom Brady, NFL Football Quarterback: Excellence Demonstrated

Tom Brady just won his 7th Superbowl game, the highest number of wins for any starting quarterback. How does he maintain excellence even at 43 years old? In this episode, Dr. Karen unpacks some of the secrets of Tom Brady’s remarkable success. “Expecting to win” is one of his mindset success strategies. Listen to discover other leadership lessons applicable to executive business leaders.