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The Brandon Smith Show

Curing Dysfunction from the Cubicle to the Corner Office. Got a bad boss? Struggling with what’s next in your career? Work/life balance out of whack? Making your job and your life better is what “The Brandon Smith Show” is all about. I promise to bring you some of the best ideas, experts and life hacks. And most importantly, I promise not to hold back. There will be no sugar-coating or avoiding the tough conversations. My commitment to you is to always be real, honest and a little bit irreverent.
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Feb 17, 2020

This week’s podcast guest is Shane Jackson, President of Jackson Healthcare. Listen in as we talk values, leadership, and insights from his book “Fostering Culture: a Leader’s Guide to Purposefully Shaping Culture.”

Feb 10, 2020

It’s an Ask the Therapist segment of The Brandon Smith Show!
Quarreling departments, lazy leaders, and non-descript job descriptions sound familiar?

Listen in as I coach others through their daily workplace dysfunction!

Feb 3, 2020

First episode at our new air time! Today it’s the “Do’s and Don’ts of Hiring” with Talent Consultant Lori Howell. We talk crafting job descriptions, getting team buy-in on your candidate and the ever-elusive “personality fit.”

Jan 27, 2020

How can you keep your energy, happiness, creativity and relationships thriving in the midst of never-ending daily stress and family and career demands?

That’s what Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith discusses today. It’s about REST!

Jan 20, 2020

Building an inclusive culture where your people “belong” is different than finding a place where they “fit.” Want to foster a more diverse, yet inclusive working environment? Melanie Miller, Inclusion Specialist tells you how.

Jan 13, 2020

Ever made a $2 million mistake at work? Today’s guest Steve Robinson did in his early days as CMO of Chick-fil-A. He talks about what he learned, how it changed his career and more. We’ll chat til, ya know, the cows come home!

Jan 6, 2020

Kicking off the New Year with one of my favorite recurring guests, Ret. Lt. General Ken Keen.

Goizueta’s Assoc. Dean of Leadership, Ken discusses “What you need to learn at each promotion.” Listen in!

Dec 16, 2019

As the year ends, it's a great time to reflect on lessons learned. Today on the podcast my good friend Randy Hain and I discuss our Client's Top 3 Career Challenges in 2019 and the strategies used to overcome them.

Dec 9, 2019

This week, it’s an Ask the Therapist segment on the podcast! How to get clarification from your boss, deal with team members who blather on in meetings, handle annual performance reviews as a newbie, and more!

Dec 2, 2019

Want a new job in the new year? Great companies are clamoring for talent, but you still need to do your homework before beginning your search. Listen in as Lori Howell, Sr. Recruiter for Cox reveals how to land your dream job.

Nov 18, 2019

As we look forward to the holidays, today’s guest Kyle Waide, CEO of the Atlanta Community Food Bank, reminds us that providing people with a meal gives them an opportunity for connection and community. It’s more than food!

Nov 11, 2019

Confession: Networking is not my favorite. Well, it wasn’t until Chi Chi Okezie came and taught me how to do it the RIGHT way! Did you know it’s ok to eavesdrop at networking events? Listen in as Chi Chi explains how and why!

Nov 4, 2019

Been pining for adventure? Considering a sabbatical? Today we’re talking about taking a mid-career “Gap Year.” Is it for you? What to consider? Ash Merchant talks about his year on the road in an RV with his family. 

Oct 27, 2019

Our final October podcast means we have one more Halloween theme! Producer Whitney Mendoza and I are talking about How to Take On Scary Bosses. Tune in, we’ve got real skills to share!

Oct 21, 2019

Ever wonder how you can Create a Culture of Mindfulness and Connection in the Workplace and just why it might be important to your career? Listen in on my conversation with Karen J.Hardwick as she offers some great perspective!

Oct 13, 2019

October is #emotionalwellness month! My guest Dr. Arefa Cassoobhoy, MD, MPH Sr. Medical Dir. at WebMD discusses growing trends in stress and anxiety disorders and how to combat them in the workplace. Helping ourselves and others!

Oct 6, 2019

What do baseball and Corporate Culture have in common? My guest John Waid talks about ways organizations make big changes to go from zero to hero with culture change—and shares a fun story about World Series winners! 

Sep 30, 2019

Are you where you’re “supposed to be” personally and professionally? Do you have some “internal work” you need to do? Therapist Jeff Luce guides us through questions we should be asking at various ages and stages of life.

Sep 23, 2019

Is your Sunday night pre-work anxiety running high? Do you dread the workplace political game? Producer Whitney Mendoza and I discuss “5 Signs Your Company’s Culture is Toxic” and how you can survive it. Listen in!

Sep 15, 2019

Excited to move up, but wondering how to succeed in your latest promotion? Listen in as strategy guru John Kim and I discuss the Top 3 Newly Promoted Director Pitfalls and what you need to do to crush it in your new role!

Sep 8, 2019

Most of us would agree we want a health-conscious, positive work environment. How can you, as a leader, create that for your organization? Listen in to my conversation with Jacynta Harb of Sparkle Wellness! #healthyworkplace

Aug 26, 2019

Wondering why you didn’t get the promotion you thought you would? Why your prospective client chose your competitor over you? You might need to become a better persuader. Listen in as my guest Jamie Turner reveals the Unwritten Rules of Persuasion!

Aug 19, 2019

“People often overlook the power of forgiveness.” This week my guest Christie Lindor and I discuss the 3 R’s of Forgiveness and how to utilize forgiveness as a tool to power your career and improve your personal life.

Aug 12, 2019

How do great leaders stay cool, calm and collected? Dr. Rob McKenna author of “Composed: the Heart & Science of Leading Under Pressure” and I discuss intentional leadership and self development.

Listen in! 

Aug 5, 2019

This week my podcast guest Darrah Brustein and I discuss “Living a Life by Your Design.” Purpose, networking, meditation—we cover it all you don’t want to miss it! 

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