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What Great Managers Do

31 EpisodesProduced by Jan MakelaWebsite

Welcome, Jan Makela's PODCAST What Great Manager Do. Where you will be exposed to what the best managers in the world do. In addition, you will hear topics to help you be one the best managers in your or any organization. Support this podcast:

31 Episodes | 2018 - 2019

Reduce Holiday stress at work.

December 11th, 2019


Use these 4 things to help you reduce stress at work


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Episode 3

October 22nd, 2019


Things to consider when starting a new business


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So you want to start a new business

October 16th, 2019


A multi part series for starting a new business while working full time


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Interview with my own coach

October 1st, 2019


Everyone needs a coach. An interview with JW Rayhons of Joshua Development

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My interview with Murry Guest

September 30th, 2019


Murry Guest is in Australia and is a coach and human development expert 

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I hate networking events

September 19th, 2019


7 ways to make networking events at least tolerable

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What percentage of US workers are Union members

August 29th, 2019


Latest research on Union membership I'm the US


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So you want to start your own business

August 22nd, 2019


For almost nine years I have helped business start-ups get established. In this episode I share why you should consider a coach 

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Turn over cost of a hair stylist

July 16th, 2019


This is an example of what it cost an employer when you lose someone you didn't want to lose

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How hard it is to recruit and retain employees

June 7th, 2019


Two part series on recruiting and retaining employees

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The value of Performance Gap Indicators

May 23rd, 2019


I am standing in the parking lot of a successful company. They are making money and doing well. I am going to show them their performance gap report …

My radio interview on NBR New York

March 19th, 2019


Listen to a gen Y radio announcer and I get in to a discussion of managers and why his generation wants something different

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I hate the phase "We have always done it that way"

March 19th, 2019


Why you want to challenge the phrase we have always done it that way

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Communication Counts

March 11th, 2019


Communication is one of the main issues that face organizations everyday. What and how communication happens with in teams is crutial for a …

What my mentor taught me

March 7th, 2019


In two minutes you will discover how to find what you want - but more important is why do you want it.

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National Broadcast Radio Interview 7 Reasons Employees Are Not In To You

February 15th, 2019


Pay attention to these 7 reasons why employees are just not into you and you can have a wonderful work environment. Employees come to work and do …

Episode 11

February 8th, 2019


Latest episode of What Great Managers Do


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10-minute radio interview

January 23rd, 2019


Short radio interview on using the strengths of your team as a manager

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It took Eagles Quarterback Nick Foles 6 Words to Teach a Major Lesson in Emotional Intelligence

January 10th, 2019


Listen to the 6 words Nick says. If those words do not live in your team values, you are going to struggle as a team leader. If you want to take your team to the next level give me a call and in 12.5 minutes you will …

My Interview with NBR-FM on working from strengths

January 8th, 2019


This the interview I did on NBR/FM Radio in New York about working from strengths and what it means to organizations and individuals

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The end of the traditional manager

January 7th, 2019


The world of management is evolving and changing at a increasing rate. The reason you need to think about how you manage

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Human Resources For Managers

December 28th, 2018


In today's world managers need to have an understanding of human resource law and how those laws affect them in the workplace

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Episode 5

December 26th, 2018


Latest episode of What Great Managers Do


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Performance Gaps

December 16th, 2018


If you have performance gaps you would want to know Right!


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Do you hate networking events

December 7th, 2018


Tips for you the next time you go to a networking event


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Episode 3

December 6th, 2018


Latest episode of Jan Makela


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Be The Manager People Won't Leave

December 4th, 2018


From the national best selling book Cracking The Code To Success & Be the manager people won't leave


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