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Celebrate the Little Things

Imagine a workplace that celebrated the smaller holidays like we used to celebrate them in elementary school. Many of us remember exciting days in school like Valentine’s Day, Halloween, and St. Patrick's Day. As a kid, we looked forward to the fact that the day would...

Episode 37: Avalanche vs. Glacier

 “In business and leadership, slow and steady wins the race every single time.” Many of us know what happens in Aesop’s fable of the tortoise and the hare. Sean takes a spin on that famous story in this episode as he discusses how leadership can be like an avalanche...

Escaping Mega-Cringe Icebreakers

What immediately starts going through your mind when you hear the word icebreaker?    Maybe it’s the dreaded question sequence “tell us your name, where you’re from, and share an interesting fact about yourself.” An interesting fact? What qualifies as an...

Episode 36: The Importance of Starting Strong

 "How you start something often affects how you finish it." First impressions are everything, and here at Elevate, we focus immense time and energy into celebrating and welcoming our new hires well. Why? Because you never have a second chance to make a first...

Employee Onboarding Experiences

Wind in Your Sails This blog was written by Katherine Longmuir, Elevate’s Spring Content Development Intern, a Senior at Kennesaw State University.  As a second semester senior and a girl wired for planning, my mind is always thinking down the line to what is next. I...

Episode 35: Systems Create Freedom

 "Leaders use the systems they have or create the systems they need to free up time, creativity, mental energy, and mental space."  What comes to mind when you think of the word systems? It's no secret that they can often be thought-of as constricting or confusing,...

Ouch, That Helps: How to Handle Feedback

Encouraging Feedback as a means of Team Building Ahhh… Feedback. It gets a bad rep, doesn't it? People do not typically view receiving feedback as a satisfying experience. When you are trying to bond with your team and can’t decide what to do, your go-to suggestion is...

Episode 34: Leaders Don’t Wait

 "Leaders start right now." With a new year comes new resolutions and goal-setting; however, you don't have to wait for the "perfect time" to be the best version of yourself. In today's episode, Sean discusses how true leaders don't wait for a new year, ideal...

Episode 33: Habits vs. Goals

 "The habits we create are more important than the goals that we set."That's right, folks. In today's episode, Sean breaks down the importance of not only setting goals, but creating habits for yourself, your career, and even your business. Together, we'll...

Episode 32: Our Word for 2020 Is…

 "Many have vision, but few have focus." Welcome back, Higher Level Podcast listeners and happy new year! With 2020 being deemed the year of "perfect vision" and self-reflection, we took a slightly different approach to this ever-popular theme. Check out...

Intern to Intern: You are Capable

The following blog is written by Sydney Waddle, Elevate’s Fall Content Development Intern, and recent Kennesaw State University graduate. At some point in life, everyone experiences doubt: Self-doubt, doubt about choices, doubt about circumstances. It’s a human thing...

Episode 31: Take Courage in Your Leadership

 Today’s episode of the Higher Level Podcast takes place in the lobby of Leadercast Women 2019. Sean talks to Bart Keeler, Marketing Coordinator at Leadercast, about the ins and outs of his job, as well as what courage looks like for him and his team. Sean and Bart...

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Celebrate the Little Things

Imagine a workplace that celebrated the smaller holidays like we used to celebrate them in elementary school. Many of us remember exciting days in school like Valentine’s Day, Halloween, and St. Patrick's Day. As a kid, we looked forward to the fact that the day would...

Episode 37: Avalanche vs. Glacier

 “In business and leadership, slow and steady wins the race every single time.” Many of us know what happens in Aesop’s fable of the tortoise and the hare. Sean takes a spin on that famous story in this episode as he discusses how leadership can be like an avalanche...

Escaping Mega-Cringe Icebreakers

What immediately starts going through your mind when you hear the word icebreaker?    Maybe it’s the dreaded question sequence “tell us your name, where you’re from, and share an interesting fact about yourself.” An interesting fact? What qualifies as an...