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 Workplace Therapist 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.
Zombie, vampire, diva. Chances are, you have some of these scary coworkers sitting at the desk beside you! In our special halloween edition, Mr. Incredible (aka Brandon Smith) and Cher (aka Whitney Mendoza) take a look at all the different types of scary coworkers and offer tips to avoid being haunted in the workplace!
The workforce just isn’t the same. 30 year long careers with the same company just don’t happen. So how do we prepare for career change and chart the right course? Paulette Corbin, Founder of Corbin Executive Coaching and Executive Director at ChapterTwo joins the podcast to share five tips for navigating your career.
Rule #1: If you’re in it for money, “don’t bother!” Who better to discuss the ingredients of being a successful entrepreneur than with Charles Goetz, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Business Development at Emory University! As Author, serial entrepreneur and starter of nine new ventures, Charles shares invaluable insight for anyone considering the path of entrepreneurship.
Feel like everyday is “take your emotions to work" day? Dr. Genie Burnett, Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Founding Partner of the Manna Fund, joins Brandon to take a closer look at the root cause of our thoughts and emotions (which can often link back to our home life). Among her tips, Dr. Genie tells us to “write a book, don't read a book” because our emotions are much better on paper than being yelled out in the office!
With the growing virtual workforce, keeping a consistent culture becomes increasingly difficult. How can we prompt the adoption of new tech while maintaining balance and presence at work? Christina Ambrose, current MBA student at Emory University joins Brandon to walk us through the process from BYOD, to the board of directors to the impact on customers.