Strategy and Leadership Podcast

The Strategy and Leadership Podcast, hosted by Anthony Taylor of SME Strategy Consulting.

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The Great Engagement: Your Secret To Improving Retention, Quality, And Profitability With Brad Zimmerman

The Great Engagement: Your Secret To Improving Retention, Quality, And Profitability With Brad Zimmerman

The great resignation woke the eyes of many business leaders to shift their culture in their organizations. That culture shift will keep them afloat in their business because everyone aboard is driven to keep the ship sailing. In this episode, Brad Zimmerman, the Co-Founder and Partner of Phoenix Performance Partner, dives into The Great Engagement to guide leaders into creating high-performing cultures. He explains how leaders are like parents in the business, helping everyone become healthy and productive individuals and allowing them to grow in the organization. As a CEO and leader, we want to spread the commitment to providing value to our customers like a virus. So, don’t miss the wealth of insights Brad Zimmerman brings in this episode. Tune in and set sail into The Great Engagement today.


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

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// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

Former Dell CIO On Being Passion Struck With John R. Miles

Former Dell CIO On Being Passion Struck With John R. Miles

Would you embrace the flames that would ignite within you or let the cold wind snuff it out? How would you be proud of yourself if you wouldn’t let those flames burn bright? In this episode, John R. Miles, the former Dell CIO, delves into what it means to be Passion Struck in leading into your organization. He explains the meaning of the Gardener Leadership Style and the importance of being a Servant Leader. This episode shows how bright John’s torch burns as he leaves embers of insights on the value of leading with your feet and nurturing everyone with your leadership. Embrace your flames and let that radiate in leading those around you. Let’s join John Miles today and be Passion Struck with him.


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

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➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

India's First Unicorn The journey Of Mu Sigma With Dhiraj Rajaram

India's First Unicorn The journey Of Mu Sigma With Dhiraj Rajaram

India’s first unicorn gallops its way into this episode of Strategy and Leadership Podcast. Today, the Founder and CEO of Mu Sigma, Dhiraj Rajaram, takes us into the journey of Mu Sigma in becoming India’s first unicorn and how he leads the company to its success. He also mentions how data and information shape the decisions of leaders and why that is important. Dhiraj explains that organizations should not solely focus on making new things but also learn to create the capacity to build those things. Dhiraj’s prowess in his business radiates the power of data-driven decision-making in paving business growth. Join us in this episode and be inspired to lead your business towards success.


Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/51lJkLGUZNTl8UtGB3jnNN?si=6e0419d7749148ba


Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/indias-first-unicorn-the-journey-of-mu-sigma/id1202449526?i=1000645027538


Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community.

https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

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➡️ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

Anthony Taylor On Strategic Planning

Anthony Taylor On Strategic Planning

Strategic planning goes beyond storing binders on shelves; it involves transforming intricate visions into concise one-pagers, harmonizing perspectives, and mastering effective communication strategies. Anthony Taylor, the founder of SME Strategy, is not a typical strategist. He is tough but caring, and he pushes your team to do their best. Today, he sits with us to discuss all about strategic planning. Anthony debunks myths that confine the concept to boardrooms and dusty binders. He explains a five-step method to simplify strategy, emphasizes the importance of celebrating success, guides us through the entire strategic journey, and more. Tune in now and transform your approach to strategy!


Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/6AvzmcnV7as873wkgT9wwG?si=fa109a43793d481d


Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/anthony-taylor-on-strategic-planning/id1202449526?i=1000644619728


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

Canadian Rugby Legend Maria Samson On Leadership

Canadian Rugby Legend Maria Samson On Leadership

Certain situations will call us forth into leadership. Whether that's in sports, business, or life, we need to be ready for when that time comes. In this episode, Anthony Taylor engages in an insightful conversation with Maria Samson, a distinguished leader in women's rugby. Maria shares her remarkable journey ad her experiences in advocating for women in sports, breaking down barriers, and fostering equitable contributions. The discussion touches upon her leadership roles, both on and off the field, emphasizing the importance of vulnerability, trust, and open communication in building powerful teams. Maria's story serves as an inspiration for aspiring leaders, highlighting the transformative impact of sports on leadership development and the ongoing strides in promoting women in rugby and beyond. Tune in and learn from this exceptional leader!


Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/0fT54DACGjOaAnLHfGoizH?si=gaP441XJRAK4gMOD5PY2jA


Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/canadian-rugby-legend-maria-samson-on-leadership/id1202449526?i=1000644200526


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

The Story Of 1906 With CEO Peter Barsoom

The Story Of 1906 With CEO Peter Barsoom

1906 is making microdosing more accessible and legal, opening the door to a new era of wellness. In this episode, we hear how CEO Peter Barsoom leads the charge, reshaping industries, one drop at a time. Explore the evolution of 1906 from its roots in the cannabis industry to becoming a leader in microdosing. Peter discusses 1906, how it is about more than just cannabis. He discusses redefining microdosing, bringing up the end of prohibition and the launch of a new direct-to-consumer platform. Find out how the company is making federally legal, microdosed cannabis accessible and breaking down industry barriers. Tune in now!


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

► Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

The Story Of First Command Financial With CEO Mark Steffe

The Story Of First Command Financial With CEO Mark Steffe

Mark Steffe, the CEO of First Command Financial, leads with love and believes that success comes from putting your mission first. He also talks about his leadership principles and the company's commitment to military families. They guide military families to financial security and measure their success by what they give back. In 2022, they provided 30,000 financial plans and donated 7% of profits to military charities. First Command encourages team members to lead by example and donate time and resources to help military families.


Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/4R7rYKwLrSWhjv2ZQh2bdK?si=21baab4079e6418c

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-story-of-first-command-financial-with-ceo-mark-steffe/id1202449526?i=1000642897853


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

► Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

Being On Offense With Paul Epstein Former NFL And NBA Executive

Being On Offense With Paul Epstein Former NFL And NBA Executive

In today’s uncertain times, we need to take matters into our own hands. This episode’s guest is all about doing that, winning by being on offense. Former NFL and NBA executive Paul Epstein joins us to share a playbook for winning both on and off the field. He shares his 15-year career in professional sports to becoming a sought-after consultant and author. He also shares how to seize 52 opportunities a year with "Win Monday" for personal growth and success, the “head-heart-hands” equation, and more. Tune in now and learn the true mindset for success and why it matters to align head, heart, and hands to define your own playbook for victory.


Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/2aYmTwDxc3tcny6DixyoXj?si=3a2a0ddb94d448b8

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/being-on-offense-with-paul-epstein-former-nfl-and/id1202449526?i=1000642482242


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME/

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co/

 

► Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604/

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net/

Aligning Mission With Your Product - With Lisa Curtis CEO Of Kuli Kuli Foods

Aligning Mission With Your Product - With Lisa Curtis CEO Of Kuli Kuli Foods

Success isn't just about products on shelves; it's about aligning purpose with every purchase, empowering communities, and shaping a healthier world. Align your mission with your product as Lisa Curtis, the CEO of Kuli Kuli Foods, joins Anthony Taylor in this illuminating episode. Lisa shares the remarkable story behind her mission-driven approach to revolutionizing the superfood industry. From the inception sparked by her personal encounter with Moringa in a Nigerian village to scaling up and stocking products in 11,000 stores nationwide, discover the resilient and innovative path Kuli Kuli Foods has traversed. Gain insights into driving sales dynamics, fostering innovation, and the responsibility of being a female founder in today's entrepreneurial landscape. This episode is a testament to the power of aligning business with a global mission, offering an inspiring narrative on creating purpose-driven enterprises for a healthier, more sustainable world.

 

Listen on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/61gHgHFVGVfl0SVzdXnwoc?si=f56b6713d6bd4902


Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/aligning-mission-with-your-product-with-lisa-curtis/id1202449526?i=1000642083120


Thank you to our show partner Affinity Staffing https://affinity-group.ca/SME

 

Want to continue the conversation with other leaders around the world? Join our Strategy and Leadership community. https://strategy-and-leadership.mn.co

 

► Subscribe to our channel for weekly videos on strategy & leadership: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHLNRrpk3rGUdg7qUQjiog/?sub_confirmation=1

 

➡ Looking for a sample agenda for your strategic planning offsite? https://www.smestrategy.net/blog/sample-strategic-planning-agenda

 

// Connect with us:

 

► Contact us: https://www.smestrategy.net/contact

 

► Connect with Anthony on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyctaylor604

 

// About SME STRATEGY CONSULTING:

 

SME Strategy is a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations develop and implement their strategic plans. We work with teams to facilitate conversations about strategic direction and business strategy so that our clients can focus their energy on what will move them forward faster.

 

► Work with us: Are you looking for someone to facilitate your strategic planning process? https://www.smestrategy.net/strategic-planning-facilitator

 

► Check out our Strategy & Leadership Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/4yND4JKofh64gcvyvcLMqW

 

► Check out our online course on how to successfully lead your next strategic planning process: https://courses.smestrategy.net

Bio of Strategy and Leadership Podcast

The Strategy and Leadership Podcast, hosted by Anthony Taylor of SME Strategy Consulting, is a leading platform that provides insights and inspiration from CEOs, business leaders, authors, and thought leaders. Through in-depth interviews, the podcast delves into topics such as strategy, business, leadership, culture, and people, offering valuable perspectives to help listeners advance in their careers and lives.

Recognized as one of the top business podcasts and leadership podcasts in the world, the Strategy and Leadership Podcast maintains a high standard of content and is in the top 3% of podcasts globally. With a new episode released every week, listeners can consistently access fresh and engaging discussions on key topics.

The podcast is brought by SME Strategy, a management consulting firm based in Vancouver, Canada. SME Strategy specializes in assisting small to medium-sized organizations in creating and implementing strategic plans.

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