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Ep66: Supporting Akron Businesses

Steve Millard, Chairman of the Greater Akron Chamber (GAC), joins Chuck & Brittany (virtually, of course), to discuss how the GAC adjusted all plans to become “All COVID, all the time” when the chaos disrupted Akron-area businesses. Steve shares resources available to GAC business members and how local business owners can get back on track …

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Ep65: Quick Development of COVID Decontamination

When the words “coronavirus” and “COVID” may have been unknown to most in February of this year, for David Charlton and his team, they were already investigating how to develop decontamination services for this unknown virus. David led his team from Rice Oil Sucks to think outside the box and quickly mobilized to establish decontamination …

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Ep64: Leadership Stark County

Stephanie Werren from Leadership Stark County joins Chuck and Brittany virtually to discuss why leaders need a continued practice of their leading strategies throughout their careers. Stephanie talks about how the LSC curriculum was developed and why business owners should support their employees investing in time out of the office to grow their individual skillset. …

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Ep63: Leading a Non-Profit Through a Crisis

Jeff Johnson from Weaver Industries joins Chuck and Brittany (remotely) to discuss Weaver’s career services for individuals with disabilities and how they can help local businesses. Jeff also discusses his leadership through the COVID-19 crisis, which was intense for non-profits. Jeff shares wonderful insight into leadership, and spotlights the great work individuals with disabilities are …

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Ep60: Leadership During a Crisis

Imagine being responsible for the inside operations of a 100+ employee accounting firm, with four locations in Northeast Ohio, and suddenly need to implement a fully operational remote workforce…..during tax season. Jeff Stinson joins Chuck & Brittany to discuss how he remained cool and calm during the COVID-19 storm, working alongside Chuck to develop and …

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Ep59: Demonstrating Grategy

Award-winning public speaker Lisa Ryan is joining Chuck & Brittany virtually this week to discuss her brainchild – Grategy. A company’s “gratitude strategy,” or Grategy, is a method of appreciating employees to increase engagement and decrease employee turnover. But how can companies appreciate employees remotely? Lisa discusses different Grategies in a COVID-19-Work-From-Home world and how …

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