First-Time Leaders Accelerated℠

First-Time Leaders Accelerated℠

60% of first-time leaders fail, due to often-overlooked prerequisites. If you are a first-time leader and want to avoid these common failures, this is your podcast. I’m Tim Smith, your host and coach. For nearly four decades, I’ve been a Crash Test Dummy for leader development, accumulating knowledge through practical experience and on-going research. I share proven knowledge monthly. Each episode will contain bite-sized amounts of insight you can benefit from immediately, regardless of your industry. If you want to increase the acceleration of your transformation to a people-centered leader, visit www.tdspi.com.

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May 10, 2022 6 min

Today I am going to explain why we are experiencing a Communication Paradox and share a couple tips to flip the script in your favor, BIG TIME.

Communication is the foundation of relationships and relationships are the essence of our existence.

Our face-to-face communication skills are being eroded by a Communication Paradox. Ironically, the root cause of this Communication Paradox is one of the greatest innovations of all time, the ...

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Today I will share insight into the 2 most important people skills and why they are endangered.

 Ironically, with each passing year people skills are becoming increasingly more in demand.

 People Skills are often inaccurately referred to as Soft Skills or Life Skills. The term People Skills is more descriptive.

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Did you ever wonder what makes a great people-centered leader and why the world desires them? This new bite-sized episode answers these two questions and more.

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If you have what it takes to lead people, click here to schedule your first of two learning sessions

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February 14, 2022 8 min

Today I will explain how to prevent first-time leader failure. Before an individual contributor is promoted to a leader role, there are four prerequisites they must meet. You will learn why each prerequisite is important. The four prerequisites are:
Self-Leadership
Caring about people
Inspired to lead people
People-Centered Leader Skills

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Today I will explain why first-time leaders fail at an alarming rate and the devastating monetary and emotional impacts, your organization will experience for years. My research and experience revealed somewhere between 40% to 60% of first-time leaders fail. They fail anywhere from 18 months to 2 years.

This podcast will accelerate your transformation from individual contributor to people-centered leader. Leadership and life are abo...

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60% of first-time leaders fail, often due to overlooked prerequisites. If you are a first-time leader and want to avoid these common failures, this is your podcast. Welcome to First-Time Leaders Accelerated℠. I’m Tim Smith, your host and coach.

This podcast will accelerate your transformation from individual contributor to people-centered leader. Leadership and life are about relationships. You will learn to optimize relationships, ...

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