From Average to Awesome: Lessons for Living an Extraordinary Life

Dr. James Smith, Jr. CSPSeason 2Episode 4

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In this episode, Dr. James Smith, Jr. CSP discusses his experiences and guidance around living and working authentically so that feedback helps us grow through life, not just go through it. Dr. James (President and CEO Dr. James Smith, Jr.) shares the lessons he learned that helped him move from average to awesome and how he encourages others to face their fears and live life out loud.

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Flip The Script On Your Inner Critic

Jeralyn MastroianniSeason 2Episode 3

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In another episode of Simply Feedback, Jeralyn Mastroianni, a Human Resources Executive at Dentsu, shares her passion for unlocking others’ potential through her work and coaching. As a mother and a cancer survivor, she discusses how life-changing experiences can ignite a fundamental shift in our priorities but open up doors to new unexpected paths.

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Right Chord Leadership

Dr. Michael BrennerSeason 2Episode 2
Dr. Michael Brenner

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In this episode, Dr. Michael Brenner, founder and CEO of Right Chord Leadership, shares how he combined his love for music and leadership development to create his CHORDS Model and how it helped leaders and their teams find their groove, get in sync, and work in harmony.

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Challenge Directly & Care Deeply

Dr. Kathryn BurkgrenSeason 2Episode 1
Kathy Burkgren

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In another episode of Simply Feedback, we speak with Dr. Kathryn Burkgren, a certified Presence-Based Executive Coach, as she shares her advice on giving difficult feedback and how she overcame personal challenges with dyslexia to get the career she wanted.

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Caffeinated Convos & Horrible Bosses

Lauren WilliamsSeason 1Episode 9

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In another episode of Simply Feedback, we speak with Lauren Williams, founder of Workplace Harmony and co-founder of Williams & Quigley, as she shares tips on how to make a transition to a different career path and her own personal journey from Finance to Human Resources.

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Infuse Your Leadership Model

Dwayne TuckerSeason 1Episode 7

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In this episode, we speak with Dwayne Tucker, Founder of DT Consulting, CEO of  LEAD Public Schools and Senior Advisor with  Compass Executives as he talks about how his passions for recruitment, entrepreneurship, and equality in education shaped his journey from HR exec to CEO along with how he is now infusing the organization’s leadership model throughout.

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The Five Coaching Conversations

Morgan MassieSeason 1Episode 6
Morgan Massie

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In another episode of Simply Feedback, we talk with Morgan Massie, Consultant at Avion Consulting, as she shares what highly effective coaches do across different industries, whether it be in a sports or organizational context, and other highlights from The Five Coaching Conversations, A Research-Based Model for Maximizing People’s Performance and Potential, that she co-authored with her Avion colleagues, John Gates and Steve Williams. 

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