Leadership SIMPLIFIED! with Rhonda Delaney, The People Gardener
The Hope-Driven LeaderWhat's the key takeaway from your episode?Helping listeners learn about hope theory, or the science of hopefulness, and how it applies to making the workplace more compassionate and people-centricWhat are your 3 Simple Actionable Leadership steps for the listener?my 4-step process: Clarify the Vision Simplify the PathwayExecute the PlanReview, Reflect and Refine
Libby Gill, executive coach, leadership expert and award-winning author discusses her journey to becoming the former head of communications for Sony, Universal, and Turner Broadcasting. Libby also discusses overstaying her welcome in corporate America and her transition to coaching and professional speaking. Connect with Libby:https://www.linkedin.com/in/libbygillleadershipexpert/https://twitter.com/LibbyGillhttps://www.instagram.com/libbygill_co/https://www.facebook.com/meetlibbygill/?eid=ARDsv9uLoyb6ydPiTE7c3FWQucwW5VT6lY1kZObvuVbR2QYh3Moo4aBZep8Xma0qTbgBnGeAxlmNCM_N
Join Dr. Nathan Mellor on The Strata Leadership Show as he interviews Leadership Expert, Executive Coach, and Award-Winning Author Libby Gill.Gill grew up on two continents and went to eight different schools before putting herself through college waiting tables. Starting her career as an assistant at Embassy Communications, a television company founded by the legendary Norman Lear, Libby survived three mergers to become head of publicity, advertising, and promotion for Sony’s worldwide television group in just five years.After her first career heading communications at media giants Sony, Universal, and Turner Broadcasting, Libby founded LA-based Libby Gill & Company, a leadership consulting and executive coaching firm. She guides individuals and organizations to lead through change, challenge, and chaos by deeply engaging employees in a shared future-focused vision of success.
Libby Gill has pivoted from being head of media relations for Sony Worldwide Television Group to being the founder of Libby Gill & Company, a leadership, consulting and executive coaching firm. She guides individuals and organizations to lead through change, challenge and chaos by deeply engaging employees in a shared future-focused vision of success. After years spent in the corporate world, Libby’s desire to coach began to grow. From there, she started a business, published a book and connected to a speaker’s business bureau who booked her for her first speaking engagement. This experience confirmed that she had always loved teaching, sharing and connecting with other people. Key TakeawaysHow did Libby go from a panic response to the pandemic to pivoting her speaking opportunities. Discover what has met Libby on the other side of taking risks and launching out into the unknown.Libby shares how she utilizes her difficult past to create a human connection but also to inspire hope within herself and others. Libby and Charles discuss the steps you can use to put yourself out there and just get started.FREE Training – 3 Powerful Ways To Get Paid Speaking Gigs Ready to tell your story with confidence and book paid speaking engagements? My free training will show you how to find your voice and build a successful speaking business. Click here to sign up!Memorable Quote“Don’t be afraid to take a risk. Don’t be afraid to try some new material or a lane that feels scary. Try out something where you can say, ‘This is who I am to my core.’” - Libby Gill“I live by impact over income. But I also believe that the more impact you make, the more money you will make.” - Charles Clark“Your future focus vision has to be ambitious, but it also has to be attainable.” - Libby GillEpisode ResourceLibby Gill Website
Libby Gill has headed communication at Sony, Universal and Turner Broadcasting before founding LA-Based Libby Gill & Company. This week she shares insights on the transition from corporate to entrepreneur and her secrets on how to position yourself in the marketplace.In this episode, you’ll discover—How to figure out what the marketplace wants from youThe best way to know where to focus your time and where to hire helpThe number one way to speed up your company’s growthConnect with Libby:www.libbygill.comhttps://twitter.com/LibbyGillhttps://www.facebook.com/meetlibbygillhttps://www.instagram.com/libbygill_co/https://www.linkedin.com/in/libbygillleadershipexpert/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzRyNbIN3VEQ-CFdqyJFPZAConnect with Me:https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprilshprintz/www.drivenoutcomes.comhttps://www.facebook.com/thegenerosityculturehttp://twitter.com/aprilshprintzhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd3-7foc4_nVtub5Lb0LDkghttps://www.instagram.com/aprilshprintz/Let me know what you think by emailing me at: email@example.com
My Guest today is An Executive coach, leadership expert, and award-winning author. She guides leaders across the globe to inspire purpose and drive performance. She began her career as a talking Christmas tree at a local mall, a tap dancing bear at Knott’s Berry Farm, and as the hand model for Fancy Feast cat food. After deciding that this was not a sustainable career path, she went into corporate entertainment, heading communications for Sony, Universal, and Turner Broadcasting. Now, an executive coach and leadership consultant for nearly 20 years, her clients include Bank of America, Capital One, Disney, Ernst & Young, Honda, Intel, Microsoft, Viacom, and many more. A former columnist for the Dallas Morning News, Libby is the author of six books. Her latest book is The Hope-Driven Leader: Harness the Power of Positivity.
Inspiring Hope in the Speaking Business with Libby Gill
The Wealthy Speaker Podcast – Jane Atkinson
Quote: “What is the best possible vision of the future and is it within my power to control and make it happen?” Libby Gill The past few months have brought about some very doom and gloom moments for many of us, especially in the speaking business. This is one of the countless careers that have been completely “shut down” for the time being and we have all had to change direction very quickly in an attempt to keep moving forward and create income. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Show, I am thrilled to welcome my friend Libby Gill who will talk to us about the science of hope and give us some much-needed advice on how to be hopeful in times of uncertainty. Libby began her corporate career as an assistant in the PR department of a television company founded by the legendary Norman Lear. Through five years of mergers with Columbia, Coca-Cola, and Sony, she emerged as head of media relations for Sony’s Worldwide Television Group before moving on to lead communications at Turner Broadcasting and Universal. Her final entertainment project before founding her own business was the launch of the Dr. Phil Show brand. Highlights you won’t want to miss:From TV production to speaking. 2:00Getting over the panic when your calendar is wiped out. 8:05Hope comes in setting small goals. 12:10Hope is selling! 16:15Delivering hope virtually. 19:30Creating hope for yourself. 23:15Offering hope worldwide. 31:15 Click to Tweet: There really is a science to hope and my guest Libby Gill is here to share her formula to help you create hope for yourself too! Now, as a 20-year executive coach, leadership expert, and award-winning author, Libby guides individuals and organizations through change and challenge, helping them to inspire purpose and drive performance. She is also the author of five books including the award-winning You Unstuck and her latest book is The Hope-Driven Leader: Harness the Power of Positivity. If you could use some great advice on creating feelings of hope for yourself and those around you, you simply can’t afford to miss this episode. I hope you’ll download and learn. Links:Libby’s website: https://libbygill.com/Libby’s email: firstname.lastname@example.orgLibby’s graphic: will add asapLibby’s article: will add asapHeroic Productions: https://www.heroic-productions.com/Want to win a free Focus 40 Coaching session with Jane Atkinson?https://www.speakerlauncher.com/win/