38 minutes | Feb 16, 2021

How to do good at work with Bea Boccalandro

2021 Listener Survey! Share your thoughts and opinions about how to improve Beyond The Stethoscope Podcast. Complete the survey here: https://forms.gle/eJqaq9Y39uQVjEQW6 Favorite quotes of the episode:  “Purpose at work is the greatest driver of wellbeing there is now.” “Anybody can pick up this book and modify their job to be job purposing and get all of the benefits.” “The benefits of these small acts of kindness and contribution last weeks.” “Even if you don’t have a life purpose, job purposing works.” Episode Overview In this episode, I talk with Bea Boccalandro. Bea is the author of Do Good At Work: How Simple Acts of Social Purpose Drive Success and Wellbeing, which was selected by three-time New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant as a top-30 new book. She is also president of VeraWorks, a global consulting firm specializing in workplace purpose. She’s helped dozens of large and small businesses—including IBM, Disney, FedEx, PwC, Toyota, and QVC—ignite purpose in the workplace. Her presentations across over 100 countries and teaching at Georgetown University and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, have inspired tens of thousands of people to make their work more meaningful. TOPICS Bea’s unique career path. Scientific findings around why doing good at work is not only good for employee moral but also good business. Social purpose improves productivity. Job purposing vs. living your purpose Examples of how to do good at work. If people want to start this practice at their place of work for team building and to build a sense of community, where and how should they start the process? What are some of the obstacles that people may encounter on this journey from their managers and how do they overcome them?  RESOURCES https://www.beaboccalandro.com/dogoodatwork/  Bea’s Harvard Business Review Article  https://hbr.org/2021/01/why-your-values-belong-at-work Join our email list and never miss another insight at https://www.pawsconsulting.com/shownotes Learn Strategies for Overcoming Overwhelm at https://www.pawsconsulting.com/overwhelm   “This program has been approved for 1 hour of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary nurses/technicians in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.” Sign up for a free Strategy Session to overcome overwhelm and get unstuck at https://www.pawsconsulting.com/podcast  Thinking of running for office?  Get your copy of Candidate Survival Guide or Join one of Angela’s Campaign Accelerator Programs at https://www.pawsconsulting.com/candidate Connect with Angela at www.pawsconsulting.com or on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram @DemareeDVM. How to leave a review on iTunes: Go to https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/beyond-the-stethoscope/id1354281411 or open iTunes. Click 'View in iTunes' (or maybe you are already there)                   Click 'Subscribe' Then Click 'Ratings and Reviews' Then Click 'Write a Review'  
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