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Business Management Tips to Thrive in Today’s Market
September 29, 2020

During recent months, Coronavirus has threatened and changed businesses across the country and the globe. With stay-at-home orders, new safety regulations, and a changing (in some cases dwindling) market…..

How to Maintain an ICONIC Mindset During Times of Uncertainty With Calvin Stovall
September 11, 2020

The things we cannot control, such as COVID19, Civil unrest, and political upheaval, continues to bring uncertainty in our lives.  So many people are questioning their direction, career choices, or confused about where they are heading.

The Cruise Industry and Travel Agencies Post COVID19 with Trapper Martin of Dream Vacations
July 31, 2020

Since March of 2020, the beginning of the COVID19 pandemic, the cruise industry has reported billions of lost revenue.  Reports indicate Royal Caribbean and Carnival cruise lines collectively lost $6.4 Billion in revenue.  In this episode,

Employee Culture Fit & Hotel Revenue Generation Post COVID-19
July 09, 2020

The hospitality industry continues to be a leading example of resilience.  With hotel occupancy, ADR, and RevPar in flux, hospitality executives continue to balance guests, employee safety, and profitability.  Join Dr.

Avoiding Discrimination- Where is the Diversity & Inclusion Training?
June 25, 2020

The conversation continues since the last episode on Racial Bias in the Workplace.  We’re going to discuss avoiding discrimination and signs to look for that your organization needs diversity and inclusion training. First,

Racial Bias In The Workplace
June 12, 2020

Traditionally, workplace policies are made by individuals that don't reflect the diversity of the organization. For example, policies may not address racial bias, workplace equity, or the consequences of an employee demonstrating bias or discrimination...

Dealing With Change – How Stoicism Can Help
May 27, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the globe, everyone is dealing with change in one way or another.  Students are adjusting to online classes as elementary schools to colleges are closed.  Sports fans are watching reruns of classics instead of attend...

How to Engage Your Employees in 5 Easy Steps
May 14, 2020

During any time of uncertainty, it is a good idea to boost morale around the workplace. Promote positive energy with your workers. One of the best ways to help improve performance is to think about how to promote high levels of employee engagement.

Managing Workplace Change & Remote Workers
April 30, 2020

Managing workplace change and dealing with change is tough, especially if you're new to remote work. In this episode, we discuss what a robust employee engagement plan looks like for business when dealing with change,

A Post Coronavirus View of the Hospitality Industry With Giovanni Prada
April 12, 2020

The future of the hospitality industry will bring many unprecedented changes. Giovanni Prada (Corporate Director of Integrated Marketing at PHG) and host Dr. Ryan Giffen discuss the future of the hospitality industry. A focus on consumer behavior,