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It’s Your Ship with Mike Abrashoff: Lead to Succeed 41

In this Lead to Succeed episode, Naphtali interviews Mike Abrashoff. Mike is at the center of one of the most remarkable modern-day stories of organizational transformation. At the age of 36, the Navy selected Mike to become Commander of USS Benfold. At the time he was the most junior commanding officer in the Pacific Fleet – on a ship that was plagued by low morale, high turnover and abysmal performance evaluations. Few thought that the ship could improve – yet 12 months later the ship was ranked #1 in performance – using the same crew. People were amazed and the lesson was clear – leadership matters and culture is everything.

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The Power of Perseverance with Cory Warfield: Lead to Succeed 39

In this episode, Naphtali interviews Cory Warfield. Cory spent twenty years working on restaurants as a waiter and manager before starting ShedWool.com, an employee shift scheduling platform solving for the pain point on employee shift scheduling in a number of industries. Cory, an emerging LinkedIn Influencer, goes deep into his journey and the challenges that he faced along the way.

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Being Fiercely Loyal with Dov Baron: Lead to Succeed 27

In this episode, Naphtali interviews Dov Baron, a renowned author, speaker and consultant. Dov shares some great tips pertaining to leadership and creating internal and external engagement. We delve into the factors that affect Millennials' ability to lead. We also discuss how an organization needs to engage both internally and externally in order to remain relevant. Tune in and great some great advice from this renowned consultant that will help you discover what true leadership and organizational management is truly about.

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Uncovering your Leadership Potential with Jennifer Kahnweiler: Lead to Succeed 25

In this episode, Naphtali interviews Jennifer Kahnweiler, a global speaker and author of the acclaimed book, The Genius of Opposites: How Introverts and Extroverts Achieve Extraordinary Results Together. Jennifer dispels the misconception that you need to be an extrovert in order to be an effective leader. Further she has some great tips for listeners for folks wanting to improve their public speaking. Learn about the 4 P’s which can help you tackle nervousness before a public speech. Tune in and get some wonderful tips that will help you uncover your true leadership potential.

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Embracing a Growth Mindset with Joe Apfelbaum: Lead to Succeed 24

In this episode, Naphtali interviews Joe Apfelbaum, CEO of Ajaxunion, a digital marketing company. Joe provides various valuable tips that can help you cultivate a growth mindset. He delves into goal setting and shares that it is important, no matter what stage of life you are in. We also talk about the value of learning continuously and cultivating organizational skills. Tune in and learn how these important skills that can help you come out a rut, and etch you firmly onto the path of high growth and success.

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Saying "No" to Get to Your "Yes" with Dr. James Kelley - Lead to Succeed 20

In this episode, Naphtali interviews Dr. James Kelley, host of the Executives after-hours podcast and author of the book, Crucible’s Gift: 5 Lessons from Authentic Leaders Who Thrive in Adversity. James talks about leadership and shares that a teacher can be a true leader by generating interest in even the most mundane topics through an innovative teaching approach. We discuss how the meaning of leadership changes according to personality type. Learn how saying drawing boundaries and saying “No” when required is actually good for your career progression. Tune in and get some wonderful insights that will help you become an education leader in the truest sense.

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