Keeping the attention and loyalty of your customers and key players is what every company wants. But how do you do it? Dov Baron, shares his top tips and why being vulnerable can help your brand.
Dov Baron has been speaking internationally for over 30 years, he’s the man with a finger on the pulse of the evolving world of NextGen leadership. One of Inc. Magazine’s Top 100 Leadership Speakers to hire, Dov Baron is a master storyteller! Considered by many as the leading authority on Authentic Leadership, and the founder of Full Monty Leadership and The Authentic Speaker Academy for Leadership. Outside of his speaking and training Dov works with multi-disciplinary leaders and executive teams to build the bonds that create organizational cultures that become Fiercely Loyal.
Dov is a bestselling author of several books. His latest book is Fiercely Loyal; How High Performing Companies Develop and Retain Top Talent. He also writes for and has been featured in many industry magazines including being featured on CNN, CBS Small Business Pulse, SHRM, Yahoo Finance, Boston Globe, Business in Vancouver, USA today, CEO, Entrepreneur and many more
Had a big fall…12 stories 120 feet …in 1990…Free Climbing…British Columbia. 10-12 reconstructive surgeries.
The difference between a pivotal vs a choice point in life.
Think Like A Journalist Quote
“If people believe they share values with a company, they will stay local to the brand.” –Howard Schultz
Success Quote or Tip
The worst thing you can do is think you’re there.
In 1984, Dov was a body builder who was asked to speak at a conference for his friend, Steve, who was CEO of the company. He opened by asking, “How many of you are racist? How many of you are prejudice?” Find out how that went down and why that launched his speaking career.
When It Didn’t Work
Top Tips How do you keep the attention and loyalty of your customers and your key players?
- Be vulnerable.
- Don’t just give business advice. Insert your personality and insight into your blogs, podcast, work.
- Be willing to collaborate.
- Stay off the pedestal. Work for the good of others.
- Get face-to-face.
- Get curious. Reveal something about yourself but don’t make it about you.
- Create a safe environment in your company.
What is one piece of technology, video or multimedia equipment, or app that you just can’t live without?
Facebook Live. iPhone6+
One book, documentary, blog, podcast, or Internet Channel to watch?
Illusions, Richard Bar
Good To Great, Jim Collins
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