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Planners on Purpose Podcast

Planners on Purpose Podcast

By Naomi Tucker, CMP, HMCC
This podcast for ambitious event planners that are looking to scale their productivity to get valuable time back in their day to focus on their personal goals and aspirations. If you want to stress less and live more, Naomi will take you on a journey of self-discovery. She will help you to uncover your hidden strengths as a leader, become more productive, so you can live the life you desire while balancing your commitments.

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E41: How to Create a Life Plan to Meet Your Goals
In this episode, we will discuss how to create a life plan to meet your goals. Because, life plans are important just as much as plans for your events are. So to be purposeful, to be intentional, you will need to create a plan of action for your life.  Episode Highlights (bullets below) Life plans are important for keeping track of where you are, and where you want to go.  Securing a tool for you that helps you to create a life plan. Make sure you are considering the 8 Pillars of Wellness when drafting your plan.  Re-Assess your values by asking yourself key questions on what you should change and why. (more prompts in the episode) Make sure that your life plans are tangible and can be completed in a certain timeframe. Make them heartfelt so you are encouraged to complete them. Accountability is key. Ask a couple of friends to be your accountability partners, or book a personal coach like me to help. Link below for a free discovery call with yours truly. Prepare for setbacks, because there will be some. Always been willing to adjust your plan and make the next best step. Your plan should always be in a location that you can see it constantly. This inspires you to move forward every day! Check in often to ensure you are on the right track. Always review your big picture plan to make sure you on going in the same direction that you were meant to. If you want a community, consider Joining the Planners on Purpose Community on Facebook. Link below!  Links and Resources  Full Focus Planner by Michael Hyatt Planners on Purpose Facebook Community Book a Discovery Call with Naomi 7 Tools to Create a Life Plan (Blog Post) Thank so much for listening this to episode, don't forget to subscribe so that you don't miss out on anything new! 
19:49
January 15, 2021
E40: Getting to Action This New Year
It's a New Year, and many of us are thinking that resolutions are not exciting given where we've been. However, in this episode, I talk about how focusing on action in the New Year is important to your success. Episode Highlights How reflecting on your past, can help you understand what you don't want to continue, and where you want to go. How visualizing your success will help you to determine the steps you will need to complete while moving towards your ideal life.  Suggestion of the new 5-day Vision Board Email Challenge can help you with getting into action this New Year. Having a planner can help with ensuring that all your steps and checkpoints are written down to refer back to later.  A mastermind group or accountability team can help you with holding you accountable. Consistency will destroy complacency. Ensuring you stay consistent in moving towards your ideal life is key. Celebrate along the way, always.  Links and Resources  5-Day Vision Board Email Challenge Full Focus Planner - Michael Hyatt - Click for $10 off Your Order of the Planner Planners on Purpose Book Club and Facebook Group Thank you for Listening I couldn't do any of this without your support! I appreciate you listening and if you enjoyed this podcast, please consider giving it a rating. Subscribe so that you aren't missing any future episodes. 
23:19
January 6, 2021
S2E31 - 5 Ways to Be Intentional About the New Year
This episode is all about how to be intentional about the New Year. You may despise New Years Resolutions, but you don't want to be caught out there without a plan. Times are tough, and many times we aren't able to get through it without a plan of action on how we will endure. So when you listen this this podcast, you'll be able to walk through these five ways to be intentional about your world. Reflect Re-Evaluate Reset  Make a Plan Revisit  I have a wonderful worksheet that walks you through all of these 5 steps. Download FREE worksheet.  When you follow this plan you'll be able to walk with purpose into 2021. I hope you enjoy this episode, thank you for listening! 
19:22
December 29, 2020
S2E30 - Connecting Through the Power of Music with Wakes
Ada Ketchie and Nathan Getzin are alchemists of the human heart, helping people cultivate greater mindfulness, healing, and self-actualization through the ineffable power of music. As co-founders of Wakes they use their expertise as musicians, storytellers, yoga teachers, healers, and coaches to create experiences that offer radical transformation of mind, body and spirit. Their mission is to help people heal what hurts, grow thriving relationships, and awaken to true and lasting presence, purpose, and resilience. They do this by creating immersive sound healing experiences, meditations, intimate concerts, retreats, individual and group coaching, and providing online resources and support. Episode Highlights Music gives us the opportunity to experience repressed emotions and to heal through those experiences. Music helps us to connect to who we are so that we can be more authentic. Music has so much power to shift or state and to attune ourselves. Music can illuminate so much that is going on inside of us and help us release it. If you listen to music, it takes 9 minutes to make us feel happier, and 13 minutes to help us release sadness. With intention, we can completely shift our emotional states through music. Links and Resources Wakes Website Wakes Facebook Wakes Instagram Wakes YouTube
32:39
December 25, 2020
S2E29 - Plan Events Digitally with ORO, a chat with Katherine Frost
Katherine Frost is the Founder of ORO, a new all-in-one digital planning solution that is designed to help event planners plan their event effortlessly with less stress and more productivity. In this interview Katherine and I explore how she started her career, the journey of entrepreneurship and get a sneak peak of her new tool ORO.  Episode Highlights Oro was created to help event planners relieve the stress with the communication that goes back and forth between the planner and the client. The main highlights of the tool are the program of events, the timeline, and space planning which accommodates for social distancing. There is also a concierge service for this product if you need some additional support.  If you are an entrepreneur the best advice is to go all in!  A team approach for planning encourages the team to dream big, exert their own opinions and thoughts.  Links and Resources  Make Your Bed  - Admiral William McRaven  Oro Planner Website Planners on Purpose - Book Club Thank you for listening! Please rate if you enjoyed this and don't forget to subscribe! 
31:25
December 22, 2020
S2E28 - Creating Timeless Moments with Ashley Jackson-Thompson
This episode features Ashley Jackson Thompson. Ashley is the Owner of Timeless Dreams Events who her mission is to provide terminally ill people and their family members with a timeless dream event on how they celebrate life and love. Her company plans various events at minimal notice due to each unique and sensitive situation. Ashley has been able to turn her own personal pain into purpose, and a blessing to others. Links Mentioned Timeless Dream Events Website Timeless Dream Events Facebook and Instagram Planners on Purpose Book Club
49:07
December 15, 2020
S2E27 - Survive and Thrive with Tracy Fuller
My guest Tracey Fuller has learned how to thrive as an entrepreneur after starting her first company, Happy Occasions, 32 years ago in response to a personal tragedy. Nearly three decades later, she leads the team at InnovativEvents, providing event décor, backstage management, and overall coordination and management of all production aspects. She has produced dozens of corporate events – sometimes for an intimate group of corporate board members, other times for crowds as large as 3,000. Episode Highlights ·  How it is important to make a decision to thrive and not just survive in times of hardship. ·  Find what you love, and work with passion towards it. ·  How Tracy is helping young event professionals by equipping them with turnkey themed events. ·  How a fashion show made of all Bubble Wrap fashions is all the rave. ·  Challenges of keeping her business alive during the pandemic. ·  Tracy encourages planners to rest now so that they have the energy in spring and summer of 2021. ·  Thoughts on trends to come as we start to plan on meeting face-to-face again. ·  Tracy’s food for thought for planners: Wherever you are, stay calm, so that you can solve problems with a clear head. ·  Tracy’s advice for planners: Always bring a second pair of shoes. ·  Tracy’s final words: Take a breath, and live your joy. Links and Resources Friend Factor – Alan Loy McGuinnis InnovativEvents Event Heroes The Bubble Ball Affair Thank you so much for listening, please rate and subscribe!
29:48
December 8, 2020
S2E26 - Pursuing Purpose Through Perseverance with Sharee Cammon
Sharee Cammon has a story of purpose and perseverance. Sharee's mission is to help the Black community break free from the debilitating chains of economic inequality and oppression. She's the owner of Creative Call Marketing and the creator of the B.A.M. Business Academy.  This academy is a community based membership platform with a built-in learning and mentorship platform that serves Black entrepreneurs. Sharee manages a few key events each year that helps support black entrepreneurs and proceeds from both events, are donated to help support the creation and expansion of black owned businesses, spurring the growth of Black entrepreneurship. Episode Highlights How important having positive black business role models are How having black business highlighted is important to a community that needs to be uplifted Learn a bit about Sharee's life and struggle and how many times she's attempted her dream Learn about how Sharee came through her worst fear How to ensure that whatever event you plan on circumstances you are in, to always look out for those that aren't included Links and Resources  Creative Call Marketing  B.A.M. Business Market Calendly Jane Sincero - You are a Badass Joe Beam - Seeing the Unseen Planners on Purpose Facebook Group Planners on Purpose BookClub Thank you so much for listening. If you enjoyed this episode, go ahead and give us a 5 rating on the way out (don't be shy)! And don't forget to subscribe. 
42:06
December 3, 2020
S2E25 - Quick Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving
In this episode, I'll be giving you some quick tips for planning a stress-free Thanksgiving holiday.  Planning events is one thing, but planning for family is another. Here are some quick tips to ensure that not only you but everyone that attends your gathering has a wonderful time.  Links of Note Planners on Purpose Book Club Zoom Thanksgiving  Happy Thanksgiving!
23:31
November 24, 2020
S2E24 - Refresh Your Marketing Strategy with Tom Pick
In this episode I welcome Tom Pick, a digital marketing consultant who helps B2B clients improve their online visibility, increase brand awareness, and generate leads through SEO, social media, and content marketing. He's the editor of the Webbiquity b2b marketing blog and author of "The Ultimate Guide to Content Marketing Software." Tom is committed to guiding his customers to have a bigger presence on social media. He loves the variety that comes with the challenges of solving problems for his clients. Episode Highlights Marketing is all about helping people solve a problem that they have. If you want to be marketable, ensure that you are educating the market in which you want to serve. Make sure that your content that you are putting out is useful and relevant. Always have a strategy when it comes to your marketing approach. The first step of any strategy should be the question of "what do you want to accomplish on social media?" You should also ask yourself the questions: Who do you want to engage with? How do you want to go about getting their attention? Make sure that you are monitoring and understanding and being aware of talking about topics or your brand. Use caution when using automation, and ensure you are aware of what is happening in the world when your social is being released. Make sure that you are also monitoring conversations about what your interests are and engage with your audience in a timely manner. Some fun facts: Tom's Leadership Lesson - Lead your team by encouraging and helping your team come with their own solutions instead of dominating their actions. Tom's Key to Balance - His kids, and also going outside, hiking, and listening to podcasts. Tom's Advice to Event Planners - It is important to maintain a fresh online presence and social activity even though we are in difficult times. Links and Resources Candide - Voltaire  The Logic of Life - Tim Hartford Perfection of Marketing - James Connor  Tom Pick - Linkedin Tom Pick - Twitter Tom Pick - Instagram Website - Webbiquity.com or Tompick.com  Thank you for listening! So happy that you stopped by to listen to this episode. Would love to hear your additional questions or thoughts on marketing in the comments below!
38:48
November 17, 2020
S2E23 - Parenting on Purpose with Gillian Behnke
Today we welcome Gillian Behnke, creator of Mom Camp Life to the podcast. Her and I have a wonderful conversation about being a mom, having the juggle all of the things. As a busy mom of two, Gillian cares deeply about helping other moms feel better both mentally and physically. She believes that motherhood does not equal with exhaustion, and that is possible to thrive mentally, emotionally, physically and professionally.  Episode Highlights  High performing moms hate to say no. However it is best to be comfortable with saving no and understand what to say yes to and what you cannot.   If you want something done, you as an event planner end up knowing how to figure it out. However, If it is something that you absolutely don't have to do, you absolutely can say no.  Resilience comes from taking care of your own health, both physical and mental. If you are more resilient you'll have more strength for the tough moments that do come up.  Sometimes you just take the next best step in order to keep moving forward. If you are overwhelmed, don't fear or panic.  Do as much as you can, when you can.  As a leader, Gillian shares that she encourages everyone to be authentic leader.   Gillian encourages event planners to make recommendations on a solution, versus questioning the problem. Practicing the muscle of problem solving really develops you in a more useful way as leader.   Quote of the day: If it isn't a hell yes, then it is a hell no.  Gillian's words of advice to event planners: Be kind to yourself. Prioritize your Health. Especially now where we are seeing all these changes, your mental and physical health are number one.  Links and Resources  Mom Camp Life  Around the Fire Podcast  Stress Less At Your Best Course  The Big Leap, Gary Hendricks (Gillian's Favorite Book)  Thank you for listening!   If you enjoyed this podcast, please go ahead and give it a thumbs up, 5-star rating. I would be much appreciative. Make sure that you subscribe to get notifications on when another episode is available for your enjoyment. 
30:04
November 10, 2020
S2E22 - Fitness Chat with Jillian Lama
In this episode of the Planners on Purpose podcast, I speak with Jillian Lama certified life and fitness coach, and the creator of The Body You Crave Method. Jillian was able to bring forth some tangible tips on how event planners can manage their physical, and mental health.  Episode Highlights Give yourself compassion and grace and recognize that your brain can create unhealthy habits, but you have the power to change them. When overwhelmed, try Jillian's Think, Feel, Act method 1) Think about the situation 2) Assess what your feelings are 3) Act appropriately. There are many things that we can't control, but we can only think about the things that we can control To combat stress, you should recognize where the stress is really coming from in your life. It not about things needing to be perfect, but how can I setup my exception on something is always going to go wrong and be ready to adapt when things go wrong. Our thoughts are ultimately the silent killer of our health. Get your thoughts right, to get your health right. People make mistakes, it's all about how we can work through them and troubleshoot them when they come up is what matters. To manage overwhelm, come into the awareness that change is inevitable. To build healthy habits, make small steps to get the best success. Recognize what works best for your body and ensure to put yourself first by making sure your cup is filled first. When burnout happens, it's okay and perhaps time to take a step backward and refill your cup. Start looking for all of the ways that you are shaming yourself and shift into neutral or something positive You are going to serve others the best when you feel that you are at your best. Links and Resources Jillian Lama Website Stress Less, Plan at Your Best Course Atomic Habits - James Clear The Compond Effect - Darren Hardy Planners on Purpose Book Club Thank you! I appreciate you listening to this podcast! If you enjoyed it, please show me some love by giving me a 5 in the ratings, and SUBSCRIBE! 
44:31
November 2, 2020
S2E21 - Talking Diversity and Inclusion with Ashanti Bentil-Dhue
In this interview we catch up with brilliant mind Ashanti Bentil-Dhue, co-founder of Black in Events and Diversity Ally, and Founder & Director of EventMind. Ashanti takes us through the importance of having an inclusive workplace in the events industry.  Episode Highlights Many event organizations aren't quite there yet with being diverse and more inclusive.  There is usually a set time and place when an organization is at the level of being aware of diversity needs within their company and events. Diversity Ally provides consultancy in terms of organizations to help them become more diverse. Most of the diversity work that is needed in the industry is a mindset approach vs solutions oriented. This work is more about changing the attitudes, believes, ideas and ways of doing things. Companies should be ethically diverse and inclusive in the way that they get their results. To have a conversation with your organization consider doing a blind survey or hire a hire a diversity and inclusion specialist to facilitate. If you are appointing a diversity committee, ensure that its members build trust and respect with others outside of the committee. Also ensure they have the necessary skillset to have important discussions needed. After you listen and learn, consider your next steps in your organization and make a plan to move forward for change. Links and Resources Book Club - More Than Enough EventMind  Diversity Ally Black in Events  Thank you for listening If you enjoy this episode, I invite you to subscribe to this podcast so that we can deliver you more insightful conversations with leaders in our industry. If you have had success in managing diversity and inclusion with your events organization, I would love to hear about it in the comments below. 
38:45
October 13, 2020
S2E20 - Talking Virtual Events with Kera Wasserbach
In this episode I speak with Kera Wasserbach all about virtual events. Kera is the co-founder of On The Edge Events and Virtual Events Experts and has a wealth of knowledge with managing and engaging with audiences virtually.  Episodes Highlights Virtual events needs to be an experience just as the live events is an experience. Embrace the live virtual experience and the need to really engage with your audience. Virtual events have a larger audience than in-person events, so having a strategy around how you manage this wider audience is key. Having a breakout component within your virtual event, is so crucial for engagement.  Try adding games, prizes, or virtual swag to increase engagement. Having a virtual event producer is key in ensuring that a virtual event runs smoothly. Use the technologies that your clients are approved to use and operate it to your advantage. Learn the opportunities that are out there, even if you are feeling stuck right now. The way to get unstuck is to embrace what's moving forward.  Make sure you are in the game. Links and Resources On The Edge Events Virtual Events Experts Zoom Meetings Thank you for listening! Thank you so much for listening. If you enjoyed the podcast, please ensure that you subscribe to be updated for the next episode. Also, if you would like to leave a message on how this episode impacted you or any virtual event tips to share, click the links below.
30:43
September 8, 2020
S2E19 - The Importance of Journaling with Mai Oliphant
In this episode of the podcast, I was able to sit down and have a talk with journaling expert, Mai Oliphant from Shape Mai Life. Mai helps people to use journaling to heal and flourish. We live in uncertain times, and aren't sure of how the end of the year will turn out, much less how 2021 will run. Many event planners have lost jobs, or are working feverishly to protect theirs. Journaling and the unique way that Mai delivers her story can give us a tool to get through some of these tough times. Episode highlights Sometimes we wait until when everything is bottled up to journal, but being consistent and making it a habit, makes it more effective. You do not need to be a writer in order to journal. Journaling is your conversation with yourself, and has nothing to do with your writing skills. It has everything to do with you being open and honest with yourself. You can do journaling anywhere, take a quick note on your phone if you need to. Journal prompts can help prompt your thoughts and is an easy way to start journaling. Make the habit of journaling attractive by having a nice journal to write in. Schedule your journaling around something that you already have a habit of doing to ensure you can start. Journal what you will say "yes" or "no" to in order to confirm clear boundaries. Idea: Make an intention list on what you will or won't accept when dealing with situations or clients. It isn't too late to start journaling. Start wherever you're at. Links & Resources Shape Mai Life  Mai's Journaling Prompts Mai's Journaling Workshop Atomic Habits, James Clear Planners on Purpose Book Club Thank you for Listening! Appreciate all of you that joined by listening to this episode. After listening to this podcast, will you take a try at journaling? Perhaps you already journal and would like to share a few insights that you've had. Let's continue the conversation below.
42:08
September 1, 2020
S2E18 - How to Use Atomic Habits to Achieve Your Goals
In this episode we discuss how to use Atomic Habits to achieve your goals. Recently in our book club, we discussed the book Atomic Habits by James Clear. It was an immensely transformational read that helped us understand not only what habits are, but how to craft good habits, and dismantle old ones. Enjoy the listen. Episode Highlights A habit is a routine or behavior that is performed frequently. Each habit can be broken down into four components: Cue, Craving, Response, and Reward Four laws of behavior change can help your form good habits, those laws are: Make It obvious, Make it attractive, Make it easy, and Make it satisfying In order to break a bad habit, here are the four elements: Make it invisible, Make it Unattractive, Make it difficult, Make it unsatisfying If you really want to form a good habit in a very easy way, downscale your desirable habit into 2 minutes or less Habit stacking can be pretty beneficial when you want to really make a big impact with all of those good habits that you are creating. Links & Resources Planners on Purpose Book Club Atomic Habits  Thank you for listening! I would love to hear how you are using Atomic Habits to reach your goals. If you would like to leave a message regarding this episode, please click on the message link below. 
13:01
August 25, 2020
S2E17 - Talking Leadership with Amy Branger
In this episode, I talk with Amy Branger. Amy is an executive coach and management consultant and has had many positions including working with Presidents and Governors. This episode we discuss leadership and well being and the challenges that both of those affect women, specifically those in midlife. I encourage you to listen and let me know what you think of our discussion by clicking the voice message button or link below. Episode Highlights When managing up you have to anticipate what that person is afraid of, and help them feel better about it. This will help you with credibility and relationship in the long run. Amy's four step process on change management: Acceptance - Accept what has happened to you. Empowerment - Come up with a new story that is more empowering.  Learn the Lessons - Find the lessons from what has happened. Explore - Take the opportunity to explore the other endings you can write, think of the new opportunities that are available. Individuals and organizations can take advantage of this four step process. When in doubt, go back to this process to help empower yourself within your struggle with change. There is always a story that has been running your life. You have to find out what that story is and why you believe it to be true. Work smarter and work within your strengths and not your weaknesses. If you are a manager, consider hiring people to do things that you cannot do, but ensure to let them do it. When working with any high level client, it is important to ensure everyone has a role, and trust them to do just that. As a leader, you need to model work-life balance for your employees and hold them to it as well.  Links and Resources Amy Branger - Website Perfect Avocado - Website Coupon code for virtual retreats: Planners (one day in-person retreat - $50 off), Planners1 (virtual superpowers retreat) Book Club for Planners on Purpose Thank you for Listening Thank you for listening to this episode. If you like what you hear consider giving a 5star rating! If you would like to leave a message or have a question, click the voice message button below. Would you love to be able to share your leadership story so that others can learn and become better people, click here to submit your story.
44:26
August 18, 2020
S2E16 - Perfectionism: Digging Deeper
In this episode, we will be digging deeper into the concept of perfectionism. If you struggle with being perfect all the time, or have suffered from being held under the microscope of perfect, then this episode is for you.  Episode Highlights "It is the belief that when we do things perfectly, and look perfect we can minimize and avoid the pain of blame, judgement, and shame.  Perfectionism is a 20 ton shield that we lug around thinking it will protect us, when in fact it's the thing that prevents us from being seen." - Brené Brown, Daring Greatly Perfectionism is about perception, and there is no way that you can control perception no matter how much energy you put into it. Know the difference between Daring Leadership vs Armored Leadership. Have conversations about perfectionism with your teams and clients. Teams that are willing to have a conversation about perfectionism will move very far in the effort to combat it Practice mindfulness everyday to diminish the hold that perfection has on you. Practice characteristics like trust, innovation, creativity, accountability. Links & Resources Brené Brown - Daring Greatly Marie Forleo Self-Compassion Test - Dr. Kristin Neff Episode 15 - Dropping Perfectionism in Pursuit of Progress Check out the Book Club Page for the latest book! Thank you for listening! It was a pleasure having you listen to this episode. I would love to hear your stories of how you overcome perfectionism. Continue the conversation in the comments!  P.S. Check out the lesson that I re-learned about perfection in this blog post. 
18:02
August 4, 2020
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Planitonapostit has leveled up and is now Planners on Purpose! I want to share some exciting changes with you and where we are headed.
04:36
July 23, 2020
S2E15 - Dropping Perfectionism in Pursuit of Progress
Do you struggle with being perfect? So much so that you failed to make progress? Perfectionism can be very destructive if we let it, so this episode is just what you need to get it in check. Tips to Manage Your Perfectionism Planning the perfect experience includes allowing for imperfections along the way. Perfectionism is like a dirty word wrapped up in a beautiful package. Because no one is truly perfect. If you aren't careful, perfectionism can hurt you, it can destroy your events, and even harm your life and relationships. Although recognition is important, opt to plan events from a service mindset instead of choosing to gain specific praise. Each time you plan your events or projects, make sure to do it as yourself, and not in the image of what you may think others want you to be. Be careful to not allow fear from yourself or anyone else to be placed on you. It is okay to not be perfect, to gain experience, learn and grow. Links and Resources Brene Brown - Daring Greatly Book Club - Atomic Habits! A Lesson on Perfection - Blog Post Thank you for Listening! I hope you enjoyed this episode, make sure to share and subscribe so that you don't miss out on future ones! 
13:27
July 7, 2020
S2E14 - Being Intentional About Diversity and Inclusion
In this episode, you'll be given 4 quick and simple tips on being intentional about diversity and inclusion. These tips you will be able to take to your personal life, your events, and your organizations. Diversity and inclusion isn't a checkbox that you need to tick, it is a state of the heart to ensure that everyone is treated equally and fairly in your world of influence. Episode highlights are: Episode Tips Learning more, only helps advance your awareness of situations that have been neglected.  Once you are aware, you are able to act and those actions help make our world a better place. Discover the 4 tips of Awareness, Analysis, Action, and Accountability/Allyship Links and Resources Ericka Hinds - Every Level Leads Book Club for Event Planners (Atomic Habits - Next book August 5th)
18:42
June 30, 2020
S2E13 - When Will the Events Industry Return?
There’s been much discussion about when and if the event industry will return. In this episode we will explore these conversations will follow it up with some tips on how you can take care of yourself and others in the meantime!  Quick show links and references: Planitonapost It Book Club Article: Our Industry isn't coming back like your's is. As always, visit me at planitonapostit.com to stay updated on the lastest!
16:42
May 22, 2020
S2E12 - Everything is Figureoutable, Even for Eventprofs
Sharing my top 5 tips and takeaways from Marie Forleo’s book, Everything is Figureoutable. Have a book club suggestion? Leave me a voicemail to share your pick!
15:03
April 21, 2020
S2E11 - Coping During Crisis
Giving you some random thoughts on coping during this crisis. Share your story or words of encouragement for event professionals at https://bit.ly/2UpmIUn.
18:47
April 7, 2020
S2E10 - Staying Rooted While in a Crisis
There isn’t a more important time than now to ensure that you are rooted while in a crisis. This podcast episode you will gain some healthy tips to stay rooted and how to move forward.
22:32
March 25, 2020
S2E9 - Leading Your Event Team In The Face of the COVID-19
With all that’s going on in our global community right now, here are some helpful tips to leading your event team in the midst of the coronavirus crisis.
23:28
March 13, 2020
S2E8 - How to Get Rid of Burnout Now
Are you a burned out event professional? Naomi shares some tips to help you get rid of burnout.
20:01
March 2, 2020
S2E7 - How You Can Lead a High Performance Team
In this episode, find out six ways you can lead a high-performance team!
19:58
February 26, 2020
S2E6 - The Importance of Different Perspectives
It is not our differences that divide us but our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences. Join me as we discuss the importance of different perspectives.
10:30
February 12, 2020
S2E5 - 11 Tips to Managing Difficult Conversations as a Leader
As leaders, having difficult conversations can be uncomfortable. Check out these 11 tips to help you have difficult conversations as a leader.
17:42
February 4, 2020
S2E4 - 5 Key Boundaries to Put in Place for Your Team
As a leader, your team needs direction and parameters around how to operate together. By placing boundaries on your team, success is sure to head your way. In this episode you will hear about 5 key boundaries to put in place for your team.
21:11
January 29, 2020
S2E3 - Setting Yourself up for Success This Year
Are you sticking to your goals so far? This episode will give you the motivation that you need to set yourself up for succeeding your goals.
17:39
January 21, 2020
S2E2 - 10 Tips on Working in a Virtual Workplace
Need some tips on working virtually? In this episode I’ll share with you 10 tips that I’ve learned for working in a virtual workplace.
19:30
January 14, 2020
S2E1 - Importance of Setting Boundaries
In this podcast I’ll share the importance on setting boundaries for yourself and your teams. This is a supplemental episode that can go along with our book club selection for the new year, Boundaries for Leaders by Henry Cloud.
18:32
January 7, 2020
Episode 8 - Getting Prepared for the New Year
In this episode we will discuss some tips on getting prepared for the New Year. Don’t forget to ‘like’ and ‘share’ this podcast to help us build the Planitonapostit community.
18:36
December 31, 2019
Episode 7 - Bringing Your Children Into the Workplace
It is important to bring our children into our workplace to see what we do. Join me as I speak with my daughter about bringing your children into the workplace and learn what is important to them about your work.
20:39
November 23, 2019
Episode 6 - Seven Steps to Defining Goals and Objectives for Your Event
In this episode we will discuss seven steps to defining goals and objectives for your event. Check out my website for your free Goals and Objectives Worksheet.
18:06
October 8, 2019
Episode 5 - Leading Yourself and Others to Greater Success
In this episode I will give you 10 tips to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success as inspired by the book Spark by Angie Morgan, Courtney Lynch, and Sean Lynch.
24:37
September 24, 2019
Episode 4 - Exploring Seed-to-Table with Kari Witthuhn-Henning
In this episode we are sitting down with Kari Witthuhn-Henning, who has some amazing and insightful thoughts around bringing seed-to-table to events. You can find Kari at the Appleton Seed Guild’s Facebook page https://m.facebook.com/seedguildwi/.
28:49
August 29, 2019
Episode 3 - Increase Your Productivity with These Tips
Increase Your Productivity with These Tips! In this episode we will discuss productivity at tips derived from our book club selection for June, Michael Hyatt’s Free to Focus. Join us on August 7th for another book club discussion on Spark - How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success. Sign up here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1064584677080632/
30:31
July 28, 2019
Episode 2 - Interview with Lindsay Anvik
Interview with Lindsay Anvik, Business Coach, Keynote Speaker, and Workshop Leader at See Endless. Join me as we chat with Lindsay on the topics leadership, productivity, and work-life balance.
47:35
May 1, 2019
Episode 1 - Interview with Aryn Chapman
Interview with Aryn Chapman, CEO OF Ax3 Studios. Join me as we chat with Aryn on the topics leadership and work-life balance.
24:28
April 9, 2019