EP102: Unboxing Your Ability to Lead

DNA of a Professional Podcast

May 6 2024 • 29 mins

In this episode, your host Tareka shares helpful insights on how to unlock your leadership potential by focusing on key areas like motivation, trust-building, effective communication, creating a positive work environment, and encouraging growth and development.  Tareka encourages us to reflect on our own leadership abilities and consider how we can unbox our potential to lead with authenticity and impact. As a big proponent of coaching and mentorship, she emphasizes as a leader, it is important to remember the importance of nurturing growth and development within your team. Explore how to leverage your professional DNA to become a more impactful leader in your space.  Tune in to gain valuable insights and strategies for becoming a more effective and influential leader in your professional journey today!  KEY POINTS: - How anyone can be a leader and create an impact  - The importance of building and maintaining trust with the team - The pivotal role of effective communication in leadership - On creating a workspace that fosters positivity and growth - On recognizing the value of continuous learning and development - The importance of having a leadership mindset  - On embracing confidence, hustle, and empowering others - On helping team members to discover potential and leverage their professional DNA  QUOTES:  "You are a self-defined leader, and you can show up in an incredible way to lead and influence others." — Tareka Wheeler “When you as an individual, as a leader, believe in growth and development, you have an ability to lead others through this lens or this space of growth and development so that they understand that their professional development is important to you.” — Tareka Wheeler “Unboxing your ability to lead is not easy, but unboxing your ability to lead if you are a leader or an aspiring leader is necessary.” — Tareka Wheeler RESOURCES: - Visit The Professional DNA Podcast  - Schedule a Free Discovery Call! Let's talk about where you are and where you want to be in your career or business - Ask a Career Question! Have a career development or work-life harmony questions? Email Tareka at @infoyourprofessionaldna.com and use the subject line "Career Question". - Learn More! Visit https://twstrategicsolutions.com/ to download free resources and explore her career development services.  - Be sure to sign up for the Achiever Community email list to get weekly affirmations, career strategies, notifications about upcoming trainings, and so much more. Sign Up Today!  Follow Tareka on social media: LinkedIn | Tareka Wheeler _PMP - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tareka-wheeler-pmp/  IG | @tareka_thestrategist - https://www.instagram.com/tareka_thestrategist  FB | @ProfessionalDNA - https://www.facebook.com/ProfessionalDNA  --- Send in a voice message here  DNA of a Professional is produced by EPYC Media Network