Ben Baker is a skilled communicator who emphasizes several aspects of effective communication. Eye contact, body language, being in the moment, engaging with and similar terms are all part of effective communication. Do you possibly feel you are not communicating unless you interject your point in the conversation? Listen to this very conversational dialogue to assess where your communication skills are. Are you aware of your and your organization’s communication effectiveness? You will learn some helpful takeaways you can immediately apply.
I pulled an interview from the archives this week from when I interviewed Ben Baker live on LinkedIn last year to discuss leading through crisis.Ben is a marketing and branding consultant, professional speaker and the author of Powerful Personal Brands: a user’s guide to understanding yours - and the co-author of Leading Beyond a Crisis: a conversation about what's next . He is an expert on leadership and employee experience. He is also the founder of Your Brand Marketing and podcast host to Your Living Brand Live ShowIn this interview, we discuss:How to be a leader especially through crisis How to work effectively through the pandemicHow to take ownership of your career and why you need to take action toward your goalsConnect with Andy Storch here:https://andystorch.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/andystorch/https://tdtt.us/Connect with Ben Baker:https://yourbrandmarketing.com/https://yourbrandmarketing.com/yourlivingbrand-live-show/http://www.bookameetingwithben.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/yourbrandmarketing/
The Why Of Mastery: Why You Should Ask Better Questions With Ben Baker
Beyond Your WHY
Ben Baker knew he had to shift careers fast, so he asked himself the question “Is there a better way?” Ben’s Why of Mastery led him to find the solution to save his marriage. Today he helps companies streamline internal communication to expand their unique value. Tune in as Ben talks with Dr. Gary Sanchez about living your Why of Mastery. Shift your mindset to be a learner. Because masters don’t think they’re masters. They’re lifelong learners! As a learner, you always ask vital questions. Keep doing that and you’ll live your Why of Mastery to the fullest. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! https://whyinstitute.com/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Do you like making new friends? Neither do we. You can find out why this episode along with understanding how long you have to wait to make a joke about something, coming back to the real world, and, of course, another MFK. BIG SHOUTOUT to @ben_bakermusic on instagram on this episode's spotlight.
Interview with Ben Baker, Podcast Host and Leadership Guru
From Embers To Excellence
Ben Baker has had his own podcast www.YourLIVINGBrand.live for over three years now and has recorded over 270 episodes. During that same time, he has guested on nearly 200 podcasts around the world. Ben and I discuss leadership in depth and talk about the importance of diversity when shaping the culture of an organization. More specifically we talk about women in leadership roles and how women and men have much to learn from one another when it comes to leadership. This is an incredible conversation that is sure to rattle some cages and yet reinforce what so many leaders already know. For additional information on Ben Baker, visit his website here: https://yourbrandmarketing.com/
How do you see yourself? Do you truly value who you are? Do you use the same criteria to judge yourself as you do others or are you your greatest critic? Recognising your personal worth is one thing but differentiating your business from the crowd and doing it in a way which avoids it being seen as a commodity and creates a brand worth loving is vital if you want to succeed in business. My guest Ben Baker has over 25 years’ experience in helping business do just that. About The Show Are you the ‘Leader’ of your own life? Are you getting the best out of life – personally and professionally? Join us on ‘Leadership For Life with Gina Gardiner’ where you can enjoy interviews from a wide range of top experts who will share their insights and skills and where I will share with you the principles and strategies to help you live a happier more successful and fulfilling life - personally and professionally. About The Guest Ben is on a mission to help companies to stop being commodities and instead, be brands worth loving. Over the last 25 years, Ben has enables companies to tell their story effectively, internally and externally, so that their specific audience listens, understands the value to them and are compelled to engage. Ben is the author of two books: Powerful Personal Brands: a hands-on guide to understanding yours And Leading Beyond a Crisis: a conversation about what’s next He is the host of the syndicated YourLIVINGBrand.live show and the creator, brains and talent behind the Podcast Host for Hire program. Find out More: https://genuinely-you.co/user/1045 This Episode is Sponsored by: Take the PEP Weekly Challenge to dramatically reduce your stress and feelings of anxiety. Key reasons why PEP Weekly Tried and tested strategies proven to help Reduce the impact of stress Deal with anxiety Increase self confidence Simple and easy to incorporate into daily life Something to suit everyone Require no equipment Take positive action to deal with feeling anxious or stressed. Find Out More: https://pepweekly.com/index
This week we sat down with Massachusetts based homie Ben Baker. Starting with the cello at age four, Ben worked his way through the gamut of classical performance, recently completing his Masters Degree at Boston Conservatory at Berklee. He’s worked with many esteemed musicians including Steve Reich, Evan Ziporyn, Michael Gordon, Louis Cole, and John Paul Jones of Led Zeppelin. Since graduating from the world of classical music, Ben has been exploring how electronic music can expand his practice. In this episode we delve into the brain massage that lo-fi beats and sound loops offer; how sound relates to light, color and narrative; and Ben’s search for honest, fun, emotion-driven work. You can listen to his latest projects at the following link https://linktr.ee/bbakercello and follow him on instagram @ben_bakermusic. Ben’s Artist Picks: Twisted Pine, Out to Lunch Records, and Brazen Bison
Show Notes:In today’s episode, we talk about: How to use solid communication to effectively build better leaders and teams that provide value to a company. How to allow purpose, vision, and culture to perpetuate through a company that fosters stronger cooperation and collaboration.What makes you valuable and why which helps differentiate you in the marketplace.Why more people feel awkward and cannot find the strength to share their own stories to everyone else, which can lead to their downfall. How your stories makes you who you are today so you need to be proud to own and tell it to inspire others.How most companies react to what everyone else is doing and forget what their true brand mission and vision is. Learn more about Bean Baker here:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Yourbrandmarketing/LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yourbrandmarketing/?originalSubdomain=caTwitter: https://twitter.com/YourBrandMrktngYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/GettingYOUNoticed For more information and to explore podcast episodes, visit themikecroc.com.To drop him an email, use: firstname.lastname@example.org Follow Mike on social media: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-ciorrocco/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mikeciorroccoInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/mikeycroc Twitter: https://twitter.com/mikeycroc If you haven’t smashed the subscribe button, do it here➡️ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGWHuKojqZfcXmvGCAi_t1Q/ The views and opinions expressed on the "What Are You Made Of?" podcast are solely those of the author and guests and should not be attributed to any other individual or entity. This is an independent production of Mike "C-Roc" Ciorrocco. The podcast production and the book "What Are You Made Of?" are the author's original works. All rights of ownership and reproduction are retained—copyright 2021.