What a privilege it was to have CEO of ion Learning, Shavon Lindley, on the 116th episode of Something Extra. As a self-proclaimed perpetual learner, Shavon shares the beauty in humanizing ourselves in leadership, inspiring inclusion, and leveraging our platforms to disrupt exclusionary behaviors.
Tad Edwards, Chairman & CEO, Benjamin F. Edwards & Co, is a STL made leader you want to know! Whether you find him within the walls of Benjamin F. Edwards, playing golf, or spending time with family, Tad is regarded as a dependable and trustworthy leader within the St. Louis community.
Elizabeth Haberberger’s, President of Dale Carnegie, episode on Something Extra will surely keep you on your toes. Your day will be deeply enriched by hearing her wisdom, enthusiasm, and leadership advice that will be valuable regardless of your current profession.
They say that you are the sum total of the five people you spend the most time with. The question is: are those five sharpening you? Start your day off by listening to former MLB Player and Brace For Impact President, Kyle McClellan, speak on the humility of surrounding yourself with other leaders being able to admit where you need to grow.
Have you ever wanted to connect the dots between two professions to create your dream job but were not sure how that could ever be possible? Meet Perficient’s VP of People, Andrea Lampert. You will walk away from her time on Something Extra with hope for the unknowns that lay ahead and wisdom on how to intentionally chose your next steps that will deliberately create the person you want to be when you arrive at your end in mind.
Mastercard’s Vice President of Tech Ops Services, Aarti Sharma, believes that that something extra every leader needs is empathy and willingness to go above and beyond for the people around you. Aarti is a jack of all trades: mentor, extraordinary leader, mother, and friend. This is an episode you won’t want to miss!
BKD Managing Partner, Wendy Henry, has something to say about not just knowing your piece in the company but taking time to be intentional to know the pieces of those around you. Episode 107 of Something Extra will leave you with further wisdom on diversity and inclusion in the workplace, mentorship relationships, and the value of knowing who you are to further impact the lives of the people you work with.