The Career Refresh with Jill Griffin

Jill Griffin

The Career Refresh provides solutions, not just soundbites, to everyday leadership and workplace challenges.

Each episode of The Career Refresh, hosted by Jill Griffin discusses a diverse range of topics. From leadership and confidence to managing others, navigating your career, imposter syndrome, perfectionism, personalities, team dynamics, burnout,  job search, and creating an inclusive workplace, we've got you covered.

Jill Griffin has been featured on Adam Grant's WorkLife Podcast from the TED Collective. She's written articles for HuffPost, Fast Company, and Metro UK. And she's been quoted by leading media outlets like Advertising Age, The New York Times, Departures, and The Wall Street Journal. Join the conversation on Instagram @JillGriffinOfficial and LinkedIn for daily inspiration. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for details on how to work with Jill Griffin.

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People Pleasing VS. Codependency In The Workplace: Recognizing Signs And What To Do About It
5d ago
People Pleasing VS. Codependency In The Workplace: Recognizing Signs And What To Do About It
Co-dependency is having a moment. You’ve probably heard of co-dependency from social media, or perhaps you’ve heard of support groups that help people with co-dependency. People with codependency at work often form or maintain relationships that are one-sided and emotionally destructive. This behavior is not new. It’s been in the workplace probably as long as we’ve had workplaces and relationships. I’ve spent over 25 years working with people and these types of support groups and in this episode I discuss: Understanding the Core of Co-dependencyRecognizing the Continuum: From Being Nice to CodependencyThe Dance of the Giver and the TakerTips for What to Do if You Find Yourself in These Roles Show Notes: Learn more about Codependency: Codependent No More: Melanie BeattieThe Career Refresh Episode 39: People Pleasing and the Misuse of Your Strengths Codependents Anonymous, CoDA.orgAl-Anon Family Groups Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
How to Navigate Embarrassment and Master a Swift Recovery
Apr 23 2024
How to Navigate Embarrassment and Master a Swift Recovery
When embarrassment strikes like a slap in the face, swift recovery is key. In this episode, I share a recent cringe-worthy moment and my foolproof plan for swift recovery. Join me as we explore:Strategies for navigating embarrassing moments in high-stakes situations.Practical tips for managing embarrassment in real-time, ensuring the focus remains on the task at hand.The importance of concentration and mindfulness in overcoming awkward situations.Insights on training the brain to respond effectively in high-pressure scenarios.Engaging with listeners to foster dialogue and gratitude for their ongoing support. Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Your Culture is Showing: The Impact of Neglecting Essential Skills in the Workplace
Apr 16 2024
Your Culture is Showing: The Impact of Neglecting Essential Skills in the Workplace
This episode explores the detrimental impact of an overemphasis on goals and the neglect of essential skills in the workplace.  If your company culture feels weak and your team isn't performing well, this episode is for you. I also discuss: The vital role of essential skills in driving organizational success.The adverse outcomes of ignoring essential skillsHow to cultivate a strengths-based culture boosting leadership and team performance.How to proactively manage cultural challengesThe anecdotes and research to illustrate the negative effects on company culture, productivity, and leadership efficacy. Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Your Resume is a Marketing Tool with Tom Powner, CEO of Career Thinker
Apr 9 2024
Your Resume is a Marketing Tool with Tom Powner, CEO of Career Thinker
Tom Powner, CEO of Career Thinker, an executive resume-writing and boutique recruiting firm, shares his insight on leadership, resume essentials, and navigating the recruiting landscape. In this episode, we discuss: Early leadership mistakes and lessons learnedKey players in the job search: job seeker, recruiter, companyViewing your resume as a Career Marketing campaignCommon resume mistakes to avoidEssential components for different resume sectionsCrafting your value story effectivelyThree-pronged approach to grabbing recruiters' attentionAI's impact on recruiting: short-term and long-term effectsCaution against using generative AI for resume writingImportance of maintaining a human voice in cover lettersShow Guest: With a decade of experience in career services and recruiting, Tom Powner transformed his trajectory after 25 years in business development, HR, operations, and sales. As founder of Career Thinker Inc., he's motivated by encountering thousands of poorly made resumes and interviewing over 5,000 candidates. Tom aims to empower individuals through career services, coaching, and motivation, expanding to offer outsourced recruitment for national companies. Tom leads a diverse team at Career Thinker, renowned for innovation in the career consulting section and improving the process to increase results. Since 2011, Tom has presented over 300 career workshops, seminars, and webinars. Book your complimentary resume review session HERE Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Why Building Your Personal Board of Directors is Crucial for Your Success
Mar 19 2024
Why Building Your Personal Board of Directors is Crucial for Your Success
Amplifying and elevating your career requires a strategy. One of my favorite and most effective approaches is to build a personal board of directors. In this episode, I walk you through assembling a dynamic group of mentors, advisors, and industry peers, all committed to your growth. Learn how to choose individuals who will push boundaries and inject diverse perspectives into your decision-making process, going beyond what friends and family can offer. I'll also clarify the roles mentors, coaches, and sponsors will play in challenging and expanding your thought process rather than simply replacing it.Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Navigating Grief in the Workplace: Mourning, Resilience, and Workplace Empathy Explored
Mar 12 2024
Navigating Grief in the Workplace: Mourning, Resilience, and Workplace Empathy Explored
The sudden loss of my brother cast a long shadow, one that followed me into meeting rooms and coffee breaks, reminding me that grief doesn't punch a time clock. Grief isn't an illness or mistake. It is a natural and sacred response to life’s inevitable losses, and in this episode, we peel back the layers of discomfort that shroud death and grief in the workplace. I offer up my story as a lesson in vulnerability and as a beacon for those who are adrift in the same stormy waters. There's no suffering Olympics. Your loss could be a parent, partner, pregnancy, pet, or a job. It's still grief. In this episode, we discuss: How to offer support to colleagues experiencing lossWhy we need to reconsider bereavement and expand into compassionate leaveWhat we need from Human Resources and Executive Leadership  Show notes: You can listen to the 7-minute eulogy for my brother Bill Griffin, Jr. Honoring Wisdom: My Grandmother Turns 100  Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Eve McDavid's Journey from Google Executive to Cancer Survivor and Health Tech Innovator
Mar 5 2024
Eve McDavid's Journey from Google Executive to Cancer Survivor and Health Tech Innovator
Eve McDavid is a successful executive who faced a health crisis of unthinkable proportions: cervical cancer.  Surviving required Eve to disclose her diagnosis to her colleagues at Google and communicate her needs to Human Resources emphasizing the importance of empathy, support, and flexibility in the workplace. Now recognized as an expert in survivorship and innovation by the World Health Organization, Eve is on a mission to revolutionize cervical cancer care through the power of modern technology. Eve's experience fueled her passion to drive change. In this episode, we discuss: Disclosing her health crisis at workThe necessary support she needed from HR and LeadershipHow she Un-conditioning herself for recoveryHow she returned to work after the diagnosisGender and racial inequities in health outcomesTransferring her skills to create Mission Driven Tech™ Taking action on the solvable health crisisShow GuestEve McDavid, a former long-time Google executive, is now the CEO and Co-Founder of Mission-Driven Tech™, a new women's health company dedicated to transforming cervical cancer care with modern technology. Eve advocates for women's healthcare access, literacy, and equity and has been named an expert in survivorship and innovation by the World Health Organization. Her story has been featured in The Washington Post, Insider, Thrive Global, and ABC-7. For more information, please visit EveMcDavid.com. Mission-Driven Tech™ is a new women’s health company collaborating with Weill Cornell Medicine, transforming gynecologic cancer care with modern technology. Co-Founders Eve McDavid, a former Google executive, and Dr. Onyinye Balogun, a WCM radiation oncologist, are developing a modern internal radiation medical device and video curriculum for cervical and uterine cancer treatment.  Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Transforming the Control Freak Within
Feb 27 2024
Transforming the Control Freak Within
In our relentless pursuit of success, we often find ourselves caught in a web of control—striving to manage every aspect of our careers, performance, and even the perceptions of those around us. In this episode, we delve into the intricacies of control, exploring its underlying causes and providing valuable insights into navigating its complexities. Join us as we uncover:The fundamental reasons driving our need for controlA breakdown of control into two distinct categoriesPractical tips for taming the inner control freak within usStrategies for effectively handling a controlling and micromanaging bossSupport the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Mastering Cultural Fluency in Advertising with Esther 'E.T.' Franklin
Feb 20 2024
Mastering Cultural Fluency in Advertising with Esther 'E.T.' Franklin
Esther "E.T." Franklin, the trailblazing Global Chief Strategy & Cultural Fluency Officer at Spark Foundry, a Publicis Media subsidiary of Publicis Groupe, is hailed as an "Advertising Woman of the Year." With over two decades of experience in Chicago's vibrant advertising world, Franklin brings a wealth of insights and innovation. Her journey is a testament to her prowess, earning her accolades like the Campaign US "Inspiring Women" award for her impactful contributions to media planning and buying. Join us as Franklin shares her strategies to navigate a successful career. In this episode, we delve into Franklin's world, exploring and uncovering the lessons she's learned, including: Insights on mentoring and fostering diversity within organizations Navigating the intersectionality of a leader who's female and black.  Learn how she carved her path within her organization and championed diversity in data-driven strategiesThe power of diverse perspectives in mass marketingImportance of connection in the creation of consistent, inspired resultsShow GuestEsther "E.T." Franklin is the Global Chief Strategy & Cultural Fluency Officer at Spark Foundry, driving the agency's vision and strategy. Instrumental in shaping Spark's strategic approach, she enhances successful pitches for iconic clients like Macy’s, Marriott, Dyers Ice Cream, and Signet. With over 20 years in Chicago's advertising scene, Franklin is recognized as the 2018 "Advertising Woman of the Year." Under her leadership, Spark Foundry earned accolades, including Ad Age’s 2022 "Media Agency of the Year." Her pioneering role extends to Spark Plus, grounding strategy in audience identity and cultural fluency, guiding brands to navigate the delicate balance between brand and demand goals. Franklin’s unique perspective draws from extensive industry experience, contributing to her recognition in the 2023 Campaign US “Inspiring Women” award for impactful media planning and buying contributions. Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Transforming Workplace Cultures for Career Well-Being and Personal Joy
Feb 13 2024
Transforming Workplace Cultures for Career Well-Being and Personal Joy
The idea of employee wellness is not new and it's currently $8 billion industry. But is it working?  I believe workplace wellbeing and extends to career wellbeing because my wellbeing has to extend and carry me beyond my current workplace so I can show up and create value in the world. In this episode, we'll discuss:What is career wellbeing and why it’s more important than the trendy 'Workplace Wellbeing'How to create and maximize your career wellbeingHow career wellbeing is connected to burnout - and how to reduce itThe difference between workplace climate and workplace cultureTips for checking the health of your workplace cultureMentioned on the show: Podcast Episode: Company Culture Part 1: How to identify a positive company culturePodcast Episode: Company Culture Part 2: How to identify a positive company culturePodcast Episode: Why Celebration is Key to Your SuccessSupport the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Navigating Job Pivots and Setbacks with Executive Recruiter Hilary Black
Feb 6 2024
Navigating Job Pivots and Setbacks with Executive Recruiter Hilary Black
Hillary Black is a highly regarded international executive coach and recruiter with over 25 years of experience across boutique and Fortune 500 companies. Hillary's experience as a Cancer Survivor adds a unique perspective, fostering a commitment to growth and flourishing in life's diverse stages. Embracing the unforeseen gift of being fired, she shares insights on resilience during layoffs, navigating uncertainties in job searches, and the importance of waiting and resting in one's process. Today, she is the SVP, Creative and Marketing for Solomon Page  In this episode, we discussTransitioning from a creative role to becoming a recruiter, bridging the gap between creativity and talent acquisition.Exploring initial career aspirations, understanding why she shifted, and embracing the transformative journey.Co-founding Allies in Recruiting to champion equity in the industry alongside like-minded recruiters.Embracing the unexpected gift of being fired and sharing the valuable lessons learned from this experience.Demonstrating resilience after a layoff and providing insights into navigating uncertainty during job searches.Managing setbacks during the job search and recognizing the importance of 'wait' and rest.Show Guest:Hillary Black is a highly regarded international executive coach and recruiter with over 25 years of experience across boutique and Fortune 500 companies. Specializing in executive leadership coaching, talent management, brand advocacy, and acquisition leadership, she has founded a coaching excellence center addressing unique personal and organizational needs. Hillary champions a personalized, values-aligned approach, collaborating with talent from emerging leaders to C-Suite executives. Her expertise extends to guiding senior leaders through crucial growth areas, fostering personal development and team dynamics, resulting in lasting transformative change. Beyond her professional success, Hillary's journey as a Cancer Survivor informs her life perspective, driving a commitment to growth and flourishing through life's various stages. Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Breaking the Stigma of Getting Fired with Christian Stein
Jan 30 2024
Breaking the Stigma of Getting Fired with Christian Stein
Experiencing job termination is a common occurrence in many people's career paths. However, for years it was considered a taboo topic as individuals felt embarrassed and afraid. It's common for people to ask themselves, "what does getting fired say about me?". This episode aims to challenge this perspective and provide insights on how to view the bigger picture.In this episode, Christian Stein, Strategic Brand Constant, shares openly about: Overcoming the challenge of getting fired and his resilient bounce-backA personal and career rebranding journey that was sparked by departure from a high-profile agency roleStrategies and key learnings to guide those facing similar career challengesDiscovering the guiding question that shaped his journeyConcrete steps he employed to navigate through this pivotal phase of his career and lifeThe supportive role of his community, including family, friends, a coach, and former colleagues, in navigating the transition.Show’s GuestChristian Stein is a strategist and branding expert with over 25 years of international marketing communication experience across North America and Europe. Partnering with diverse brands and agencies globally, his expertise spans B2C and B2B in luxury and mainstream sectors. His unique ability to envision a brand's future and craft a strategic Brand Game Plan sets him apart. Christian excels in building robust partnerships with C-suite stakeholders, founders, and entrepreneurs, unlocking creative opportunities that drive business success. His leadership has yielded strong creative outcomes, recognized with business results and numerous creative awards. Today, he is the founder and owner of Stone Owl Consulting where he helps people and brands elevate their impact. Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
From A&E Networks to BBC Studios: Sarah Shriver's Lessons in Career Transition
Jan 23 2024
From A&E Networks to BBC Studios: Sarah Shriver's Lessons in Career Transition
With over two decades of experience, Sarah Shriver is the VP of Programming and Marketing for FAST Channels and VOD Sales at BBC Studios. Her previous roles include positions at A+E. Sarah is also an urban BeeKeeper and co-owner of Gowanus Apiary. In this episode, we discuss: Career transitionStrategies for integrating into new rolesEssential skills for successful sales executivesThe balancing act of urban beekeeping in her lifeShow GuestAs the VP of Programming and Marketing for FAST Channels and VOD Sales at BBC Studios, Sarah Shriver focuses on expanding monetization opportunities and BBC Studios' programming presence across various platforms. With 20+ years of experience, Sarah previously held roles at A+E, overseeing digital content sales and ad sales, and driving growth strategies for A+E's digital portfolio. She also has a background in digital media sales, having worked with iVillage/NBCUniversal and represented niche print publishers. Sarah is an active CHIEF and Women in Cable Television (WICT) member and resides in Brooklyn with her family, including her dog and multiple beehives.Sarah's an Urban Bee Keeper. Learn more at Gowanus ApiaryFollow Sarah on LinkedIn Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Championing Diversity and Building Brands, with Jennifer Risi, President, The Sway Effect
Jan 16 2024
Championing Diversity and Building Brands, with Jennifer Risi, President, The Sway Effect
Jennifer Risi, President and Founder of The Sway Effect, boasts two decades of experience as a communications executive. In this episode, we discuss:  How to build your professional brandNetworking and Relationship Building SignificanceNavigating the Evolving Media LandscapeIntegrating Diversity Principles in CommunicationsMeasuring the Impact of DEI InitiativesValuable Guidance for Career-Driven Communications ProfessionalsShow GuestJennifer Risi, President and Founder of The Sway Effect, boasts two decades of experience as a communications executive. Jennifer's esteemed client base includes CEOs and Heads of State globally. Her expertise encompasses international reputation management, strategic global media relations, CEO positioning, and crisis communications. She's a national branding authority, having spearheaded award-winning campaigns for countries like Mexico, Colombia, the USA, and Indonesia. Jennifer has received numerous accolades, including being featured in Observer's Power 50 and inducted into the 2019 PRWeek Hall of Femme. She's also a diversity champion, serving on boards and mentoring the next generation of talent. She is also a member of the 4A’s Foundation Board and Unsilenced Board of Directors. She is an ongoing advisor to UN Women and an alumna of Barnard College, Columbia University.​ Jennifer resides in New York City with her loyal companion, Sam. Follow her on LinkedIn  Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn
Sales Recruitment and Talent Acquisition with Kathy Hammond
Jan 2 2024
Sales Recruitment and Talent Acquisition with Kathy Hammond
Kathy Hammond is a sales and talent acquisition powerhouse leader who's generated over a hundred million dollars in revenue. From dealing with active and passive candidates to distinguishing between selling a product or a service, Kathy shares her invaluable insights on recruiting for sales roles and supercharging the talent acquisition process. In this episode, we discuss: Unique skill set for a rewarding sales careerRecognizing if sales is the right fitValue proposition and positioning for employersActive vs. passive candidates and recruitment strategiesContinuous skill developmentLeveraging a well-crafted LinkedIn profileEffective job search strategiesEmphasis on value proposition and problem-solving for employersShow GuestKathy Hammond is a leader in sales and talent acquisition. With an impressive $100M+ revenue track record, Kathy excels in creating employee selection programs for clients like TransAmerica, Forever 21, and the City of Los Angeles, delivering substantial savings and revenue. With three decades of experience and a Master's in Organizational Management, she founded two successful recruitment solutions companies. Kathy is an award-winning author and global speaker, earning admiration from CEOs worldwide. Her recruitment process dramatically expands candidate pools and delivers top-tier sales professionals, transforming organizations into thriving revenue powerhouses. Kathy's expertise ensures sales enterprises find the right talent and achieve unparalleled success. Learn more about her Predictable Profits: The 7-step Talent Acquisition Process to Supercharge Your Revenue. Follow her on LinkedIn  Support the Show.Jill Griffin helps leaders and teams thrive in today's complex workplace. Leveraging her extensive experience to drive multi-million-dollar revenues for brands like Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Samsung, and Hilton Hotels, Jill applies a strategic lens to workplace performance, skillfully blending strategy and mindset to enhance productivity, teamwork, and career satisfaction across diverse organizations. Visit JillGriffinCoaching.com for more details on: Book a 1:1 Career Strategy and Executive Coaching HERE Gallup CliftonStrengths Corporate Workshops to build a strengths-based culture Team Dynamics training to increase retention, communication, goal setting, and effective decision-makingKeynote SpeakingGrab a personal Resume Refresh with Jill Griffin HERE Follow @JillGriffinOffical on Instagram for daily inspiration Connect with and follow Jill on LinkedIn