Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Position Determines Perspective
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Position Determines Perspective business advice mindset matters personal development personal growth perspectives Jun 18, 2024

Your position in life will always determine your perspective. When I was younger, I was terrified to return something to a store. Rather than deal with that interaction, I would accept my losses and either keep the item or give it away. It felt embarrassing to me to tell the store that I...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
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Overcoming Imposter Syndrome business advice growth mindset imposter syndrome improvement life advice Jun 11, 2024

Sometimes we get into a position where we feel like we don’t belong, even when we have worked hard to get there. Maybe you have experienced this at work, at a university, in a leadership position, or elsewhere. This is what is called imposter syndrome. It feels as though we have not earned...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Checking in Mid-Year
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Checking in Mid-Year achievement business advice employee motivation goal setting personal growth self-evaluation self-reflection Jun 04, 2024

We are entering the halfway point of the calendar year, and that means it’s time to evaluate where we started, where we’re currently at, and where we’re headed in business. There are many advantages to having checkpoints throughout the year, and the middle-of-the-year review is...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Finding Your Fit
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Finding Your Fit business advice career path fulfillment job satisfaction job search May 28, 2024

We often hear about searching for a candidate that’s the right fit for the job, but we don’t talk as much about finding a job that’s the right fit for the candidate. When you’re searching for a job, it’s important to consider several factors that will help determine...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
The Positive Impacts of Developing Leadership Skills
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The Positive Impacts of Developing Leadership Skills business advice employee engagement growth and development leadership development leadership skills May 21, 2024

Even once you have reached a leadership position, you are not done developing yourself. Leaders are lifelong learners. Continuously investing in and developing one’s leadership skills will yield positive results for the leader, those that follow them, and the organization itself.

When you...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Embracing Differences
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Embracing Differences achievement employee motivation individual differences organizational strengths May 07, 2024

If you have siblings, then you probably know that two or more people can be raised in the same household by the same people and still turn out to be very different from one another. Why is it then that we expect our employees to be just like us? We have this idea in our minds for what success...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Forming an Identity Outside of Work
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Forming an Identity Outside of Work connectivity identity inspiring others personal development personal growth Apr 30, 2024

Forming an identity outside of work can be just as important as investing in your professional development. Work may take up a large portion of your life, but it should not be your whole life. We often associate who we are as individuals with the success we have achieved, but we are so much more...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Writing Your Own Story
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Writing Your Own Story controlling your story perception personal responsibility self-belief self-talk Apr 23, 2024

The story of who you are is something that only you can write. No one else can tell you who to be or what to stand for. Mentors and role models can help shape us into the individuals we become, but ultimately, we have control over what defines us. How we perceive ourselves and our self-talk are...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Your Work vs. Your Job
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Your Work vs. Your Job employee motivation high performance job satisfaction purpose driven Apr 16, 2024

Your job is the gateway for the work that you do, but they are not one in the same. The distinction is that your work is the purpose that you’re chasing, whereas your job is the manner in which you fulfill that work. For example, your work may be shaping future generations, and your job is...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Becoming a Great Manager vs. Becoming a Great Leader
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Becoming a Great Manager vs. Becoming a Great Leader achievement business advice growth and development inspiring others management and leadership Apr 09, 2024

Management is very different from leadership, but there are benefits to developing skills in both areas. When I think of managing others, I think of monitoring, measuring, and sometimes correcting employee performance. On the other hand, when I think of leading others, I think of inspiring...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Managing the Important and the Urgent
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Managing the Important and the Urgent achievement potential priority management scheduling time self improvement Apr 02, 2024

We often prioritize the things that are urgent in business over the things that are important. That sounds effective in theory, but when we put off the things that are important, we are neglecting to work on tasks that produce long-term positive results.

We become the most successful when we...

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Jody Holland Training & Speaking | Leadership
Building the Customer Relationship
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Building the Customer Relationship business strategy business success customer relationship serving customers solving problems Mar 26, 2024

Developing a healthy professional relationship between a business and its customers is vital for the organization’s long-term success. Businesses are designed to serve customers and solve problems, so without customers, a business becomes aimless. That’s why it is so important to...

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