046 – Colleen Callander on Being the Best Leader You Can Be

Welcome to Episode 46 with Colleen Callander, Former Sportsgirl CEO, Founder of Mentor Me, Author of Leader By Design, Inspirational Speaker, Business and Leadership Coach and Non-Executive Director. Colleen is a powerhouse woman and today she is sharing her years of leadership knowledge with us all. In today's episode we are going to be talking about what makes a great leader and how you yourself can be the best leader that you can be. This episode is information packed, so having a note pad and pen ready will allow you to get the most out of this discussion. Colleen and I explore: -leaving school early and rising through the ranks all the way to success -tips for managing burn out and signs to look out for -boundaries, saying no and being okay with self-care -why serving yourself, will help you serve others better -why it's time to throw out the term 'work/life balance' -could you use a little 45 TO THRIVE? -how you can be the leader you've always wanted to be -the benefits of leading with kindness -why parenting and leading use the same principles -a 'people first policy' and why you need one -the old and new era of leadership -building and honing confidence -working on your inner critic to overcome stagnancy -navigating small business in these crazy times -does retail have a future? -nurturing mental health in the workplace The message that Colleen is sharing is so important and so powerful for all women out there. The world needs more kind and compassionate leaders and Colleen is helping to create a beautiful community of them. Connect with Colleen on Instagram at @colleen_callander or connect with your host at @stephsanzaro. Happy listening x