January 20, 2019

Manage Smarter 53: Happy Teams Require Happy Managers

hristina Unrein is Founder of Possibility Lab and she is a Clarity & Happiness Coach for Achievement-Driven Leaders, Business Owners & Teams creating personal and business solutions that focus on mindset, happiness, and resiliency. In this episode, we discuss: the definition of happiness, what warning signs mean an employee will never be happy in your organization, and specific steps to change your mindset to be more fulfilled at work.

January 13, 2019

Manage Smarter 52: Managing through Crisis and Turnarounds

For more than 25 years, the last 15 with his own firm Broadway Advisors, Tom Paccioretti has been a turnaround consultant and crisis manager helping financially troubled companies and their stakeholders. His more than fifty clients included Barneys New York, CalFruit Eagle, Trend Technologies, Z Gallerie and EZ Lube. In episode 52, we discuss: managing up and down in crisis and turnaround situations, managing cash conversion cycles during crisis/turnaround scenarios, making senior leadership walk the customer experience for turnaround discovery.

January 6, 2019

Manage Smarter 51: Positivity – Work and Manage Into It

Dr. Joey Faucette is a best-selling author and consultant with an expertise in positive work cultures and management. In this episode, Audrey, Lee and Joey discuss: why positivity creates better productivity; creating an environment where as you age, you can crave lifelong learning; and ideas for better worker appreciation/gratitude programs.