Category Archives: Driving Business Growth Podcast

A podcast series for business leaders, CEOs, entrepreneurs and business professionals designed to provide valuable knowledge and techniques on how to drive the growth of your business. Executive Coach, Motivational Business and Leadership Speaker, and Best Selling Author Chris Ruisi will cover important topics such as Enhanced Personal Productivity; Developing and Maintaining the Right Mindset; Building Effective Systems to Run Your Business; Leadership Skills for Success and How to Select and Retain the Right People.

What we’ve got here is a failure to communicate

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This classic line from Cool Hand Luke has often been used to address communication issues in personal and professional lives. Chris discusses how good communication breaks down friction and keeps everything moving forward and as smooth as possible.

 

 

 

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Being the “Go-To Person”

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Having a reputation as the “go-to person” puts many in a leadership role, often getting them stuck into thinking they have to do it all on their own. Chris describes how to get out of that trap.

 

 

 

 

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Are You Asking Yourself the Right Question?

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Chris talks about a phenomenon that affects so many: They talk themselves out of success. He shares how to leave the state of “comfortable inaction” and what you need to do now to succeed.

 

 

 

 

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Are You Working on the Right Things or Just Busy?

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Chris discusses the difference between reactive work and proactive work, and how to determine those things you have control over and those things you do not—and which you should ignore.

 

 

 

 

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Five Simple Steps to Stay Focused and Get Things Done

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One of the key criteria for getting the right things done is that you maintain focus. Chris shares how to avoid those “self-imposed valleys of lost productivity” with these 5 simple steps to help you stay focused.

 

 

 

 

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Self-Belief is the Fuel for Your Mind

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To be successful and use our full capabilities, we must drive ourselves to stand out, demonstrate our uniqueness and show our value. What guides us? Our own self-belief system. Chris shares the importance of self-belief and 5 points to help strengthen your belief in yourself.

 

 

 

 

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The Most Important Meeting You Should Have Each Week

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There is one meeting you should have each week: A meeting with yourself. Chris describes the specific agenda and goals of such a meeting, and why it’s so important.

 

 

 

 

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Taking it Slow Can be the Right Choice

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Sometimes going slow is the right choice vs making a rapid decision, especially when hiring team members. Chris discusses the critical concept of “hiring slow.”

 

 

 

 

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Decisions Make the Leader

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The common link amongst successful leaders is the ability to make timely decisions even with incomplete information. They know that decisions lead to action. Taking too long to make a decision can be a business killer. Here’s how to eliminate procrastination and take action quickly.

 

 

 

 

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Why Are Systems Important?

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Systems are a critical aspect of every business, yet so many business owners and entrepreneurs are unable to wrap their heads around the concept of the importance and type of results systems can help them achieve. Effective systems help you eliminate having “too many balls in the air” and create consistency. In this episode, learn how and where systems can help you achieve greater efficiency and ultimately success.

 

 

 

 

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