22 minutes | Apr 6th 2021

040: Shonia Brown Moves People towards Victory

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 40, Shonia Brown explains a decisive question that became one of her guiding principles. She then shares a leadership story that illustrates her applying the guiding principle. Next, Shonia offers advice that has become her motto. 00:00 Prologue: Shonia Is A Lifelong Learner From technical writing to instructional design, Shonia has enabled employees to learn, develop, and perform better. Her talent has enriched not only her professional career but her personal life as well. For example, Shonia has leveraged her videography capabilities to educate people in her community. 01:09 Part 1: Be A Victor Shonia tells a story about her manager that occurred after NCR moved from Ohio to Georgia. Her manager asked a question that became one of her guiding principles. 08:30 Part 2: Serving Others through A Homeowner’s Association In this story about leadership, Shonia describes how an issue with a townhome builder opened an opportunity for Shonia to serve her community. She describes a linkage between her professional and personal work. 17:58 Part 3: When Together Is Better Shonia advises us to learn more, which enables us to do more, which leads us to be more. _________________________________ How You Can Support the Show Unlabeled Leadership is a free service for people to learn about leadership. If you want to support the show, you can make a $0.99 donation. Your support reduces production expenses. https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/support No transcript available (future enhancement) Episode links Shonia’s LinkedIn Profile Shonia’s website: girlygeek.biz Girlygeek.biz promotional video[00:59] Simon Sinek’s book: Together Is Better Peter Veruki’s book: The 250 Job Interview Questions Gary DePaul website  Gary's books:   What the Heck Is Leadership and Why Should I Care?   Nine Practices of 21st Century Leadership  Background Music You can find all the musical tracks at Envato Elements. 00:00 Theme music: Inspiring Uplifting Corporate by mixer_drummer 00:54 Folk Acoustic Guitar by pinkzebra 08:12 Let's Go Have Fun by pinkzebra 17:40 Happy swing by Praded 20:27 Fun and Flirty by BrownHouseMedia Lead on! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/support
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