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Janice Bryant Howroyd

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Janice Bryant Howroyd on Winning in Business & Life

Dose of Leadership with Richard Rierson | Authentic & Courageous Leadership Development

Janice Bryant Howroyd, or “JBH” as her inner circle often refers to her, learned early in her life that it does take a village to raise a child. Her commitment to working to ensure educational opportunities for all and to supporting women in business are central to how she leads, and to how she lives. JBH couples community service with business service, saying “One cannot effectively lead without passionately serving.” JBH insists on the quality of service, innovation and staying true to company values.

57mins

29 Jun 2021

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Janice Bryant Howroyd - On Building Both a Business and a Legacy

BEYOND BOARD: THE PODCAST

She's #39 on Forbes’ List of America's Richest Self-Made Women and the first black woman to own and operate a BILLION dollar company in the U.S. On this episode, Sarah and the BEYOND BOARD community sit down with Janice Bryant Howroyd as she shares her own winning brand of good natured business strategy that's authentic and effective.

13 May 2021

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Shattering the Ceiling: Janice Bryant Howroyd’s Journey to Becoming the First African American Women to Build a Billion-dollar Company

Women Who Own It (Video)

How does a woman entrepreneur take a company from zero and transform it into an industry-leading global enterprise? Today, we’re answering the billion-dollar question…  In this very special episode of Women Who Own It, we sit with Janice Bryant Howroyd, founder and CEO of The ActOne Group, a WBENC-Certified employment, workforce management, and procurement solutions company operating in more than 30 countries across the globe. Janice has been recognized as one of the top 50 leading women entrepreneurs in business today and is ranked as the second wealthiest self-made African-American woman in the world.   In this inspiring interview, Janice shares the story of how she started a company with only a few hundred dollars and grew it to the largest privately-held, woman- and minority-owned workforce management company in the U.S. 

1hr 8mins

9 May 2021

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Shattering the Ceiling: Janice Bryant Howroyd’s Journey to Becoming the First African American Women to Build a Billion-dollar Company

Women Who Own It

How does a woman entrepreneur take a company from zero and transform it into an industry-leading global enterprise? Today, we’re answering the billion-dollar question…  In this very special episode of Women Who Own It, we sit with Janice Bryant Howroyd, founder and CEO of The ActOne Group, a WBENC-Certified employment, workforce management, and procurement solutions company operating in more than 30 countries across the globe. Janice has been recognized as one of the top 50 leading women entrepreneurs in business today and is ranked as the second wealthiest self-made African-American woman in the world.   In this inspiring interview, Janice shares the story of how she started a company with only a few hundred dollars and grew it to the largest privately-held, woman- and minority-owned workforce management company in the U.S. 

1hr 8mins

9 May 2021

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HP#16 ~ Managing Relationships as a High-Performer ~ Janice Bryant Howroyd

The Business Method Podcast: High-Performance & Entrepreneurship

Subscribe Now to our 2-8 minute high-performance clips delivered to you Monday & Friday from our top interviews  Contact Info: Website: https://www.thebusinessmethod.com/ Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-business-method-podcast/id1069958541?mt=2 Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly90aGVidXNpbmVzc21ldGhvZC5wb2RiZWFuLmNvbS9mZWVkLnhtbA%3D%3D Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2q8Q9t78sCL6kNkWlnV1Po

11mins

22 Feb 2021

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HP#11 ~ A Different Measurement of Success ~ Janice Bryant Howroyd

The Business Method Podcast: High-Performance & Entrepreneurship

Subscribe Now to our 2-8 minute high-performance clips delivered to you Monday & Friday from our top interviews  Contact Info: Website: https://www.thebusinessmethod.com/ Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-business-method-podcast/id1069958541?mt=2 Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly90aGVidXNpbmVzc21ldGhvZC5wb2RiZWFuLmNvbS9mZWVkLnhtbA%3D%3D Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2q8Q9t78sCL6kNkWlnV1Po

7mins

5 Feb 2021

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HP#6 ~ Creating a Rich Environment Amongst Hardship & Racism ~ Janice Bryant Howroyd

The Business Method Podcast: High-Performance & Entrepreneurship

2-8 minute high-performance clips delivered to you Monday & Friday from our top interviews  Contact Info: Website: https://www.thebusinessmethod.com/ Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-business-method-podcast/id1069958541?mt=2 Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly90aGVidXNpbmVzc21ldGhvZC5wb2RiZWFuLmNvbS9mZWVkLnhtbA%3D%3D Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2q8Q9t78sCL6kNkWlnV1Po

6mins

18 Jan 2021

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Janice Bryant Howroyd: Founder and CEO of The ActOne Group | #ThePlaybook 327

The Playbook

On this episode of #ThePlaybook, Janice Bryant Howroyd, founder and CEO of The ActOne Group, discusses: [1:11] - Why she deems her career path “extraordinary” [3:36] - How the pandemic has encouraged the business leaders that Janice interacts with to be more vulnerable [10:07] - What her mother taught her about the difference between anger and passion [14:14] - Why everyone needs to be more thoughtful with words they use Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

23mins

27 Nov 2020

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How a $900 Loan Turned Into a Multi-Billion Dollar Business with Janice Bryant Howroyd, Founder of ActOne Group

Behind Her Empire

Janice Bryant Howroyd is the founder and CEO of the ActOne Group, a multi-billion dollar global business providing workforce solutions. Janice’s entrepreneurial journey started with very humble beginnings. As a temporary secretary for her brother-in-law’s company, Janice saw an opportunity in the market where other executives were looking for quick and effective clerical help. She decided to branch off on her own and start an employment agency with only $1,500 in her pocket - $900 of which she borrowed from her mother. 40 years later, the company earns over a billion dollars in sales and is in 19 countries with over 17,000 clients.Janice has been recognized on Forbes’ list of America's Richest Self-Made Women and is known to be the first black woman to own and operate a billion-dollar company. Janice is incredibly talented, passionate, and a fierce business mentor who shares a wealth of knowledge around what it means to be authentic and successful on your entrepreneurship journey.In this episode, we'll talk to Janice about:* How Janice’s childhood and Southern upbringing during the civil rights era impacted her as a person & leader [3:20]* Why Janice’s college experience was instrumental in her adult framing [8:24]* Janice shares how a quick trip to LA became a career defining moment and led Janice to start her first business [15:13]* Advice on how to create a sustainable business and why it’s important to build a company around your own personal values [25:30]* Janice describes how she started her business with a $900 loan from her mother [27:53]* Why COVID is the best time for anyone to pivot their career or start their own business [36:23]* Janice describes what it was like to be a young woman founder in an industry that was dominated by older white males [37:37]* The most important advice that she wants every woman to know [40:35]* How she learned to be unapologetically herself in life and business [42:59]* Janice shares tips based on her journey on managing motherhood and entrepreneurship [45:47]Follow Janice:* Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jbryanthowroyd/ * Personal Website: http://askjbh.com/* Company Website: https://www.actonegroup.com/Follow Yasmin:* Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yasminknouri/* Stay updated & subscribe to our newsletter: https://www.behindherempire.com/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 3mins

5 Oct 2020

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Janice Bryant Howroyd: “The Art of War”, Work, Love and Business

Acta Non Verba

Finding opportunities to exercise gratitude allow us to keep growing through Adversity. In this episode Janice Bryant Howroyd shares her life-altering experiences of disfigurement, segregation, and family illness and how she has learned to seek moments of gratitude in each. During this conversation Janice teaches how deprivation breeds appreciation, why vulnerability leads to clarity, and how you can create an impact with your company by helping the individuals within it. Janice Bryant Howroyd is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Act One Group, a global leader providing customized cutting-edge solutions and the human resources industry. The Act One Group is a multibillion dollar, award winning, international talent and talent technology enterprise with multiple divisions at each service, unique area of employment and provides talent management solutions. She is currently ranked number 39 on Forbes list of America's richest self-made women. Learn more about Janice and purchase her book here: http://askjbh.com/books/ Learn more about the gift of Adversity and my mission to help my fellow humans create a better world by heading to www.marcusaureliusanderson.com. There you can take action by joining my ANV inner circle to get exclusive content and information.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

57mins

20 Sep 2020

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