Improv Is No Joke | Helping Business Leaders Become More Effective Communicators By Embracing the Principles Of Improvisation
About This Show
Welcome to Improv Is No Joke Podcast where it is all about becoming a more effective communicator by embracing the principles of improvisation. I am your host, Peter Margaritis, the self proclaimed Chief Edutainment Officer of my business The Accidental Accountant.
My goal is to provide you with thought-provoking interviews with business leaders so you can become an effective improviser which will lead to building stronger relationships with clients, customers, colleagues and even your family.
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 60 - Roxanne Kaufman Elliott: How to Inspire Leadership, Develop Leaders, & Transform Cultures
3 days ago
Our guest, Roxanne Kaufman Elliott, has spent much of her professional life exploring what makes the difference between failure and success – and she’s found that it comes down to exemplary leadership. The good news is that there’s an exemplary leader in all of us – we just need a way to unleash it. As President and i3 Leadership Master at ProLaureate Ltd., a transformational leadership development firm, Roxanne helps both individuals and organizations unleash their leadership potential and transform cultures. She’s also a certified executive coach, facilitator, award-winning business marketing strategist, and the author of Never Wear Read: A Leadership Love Story. Roxanne started her professional life in drama, and later as a theater administrator. She then made a natural segue to working at a small company manufacturing specialty resin products for the construction industry. As part of a small leadership team, they grew that small business into a thriving company… before it was purchased by a large European company. That was a pivotal and heart-breaking moment for Roxanne. She saw the business philosophy and priorities shift away from communication, cooperation, and collaboration. She had to leave. She spent years learning about leadership from different organizations and research before founding ProLaureate, where she offers three distinct coaching services: The Leadership Challenge – Primarily cultural development based off of the book of the same name, written by Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner. This training often involves individual coaching with everyone in an organization. i3 Executive Coaching – One-on-one and small group coaching for executive teams that want to develop strategic leadership skills (with an emphasis on strategy). ROXTalks – Speaking engagements and keynotes for large groups or org