The People Strategy Podcast

Bridging the gap between CEO's and HR Professionals of talent optimization for your business

In a rich discussion with host Traci Austin, Jonathan illuminates the path to discovering and nurturing individual potential within an organizational framework. He underscores the essential practice of slowing down to genuinely support and elevate employees’ aspirations, going as far as integrating their life goals into the company culture. Emphasizing a no-nonsense approach to organizational...

Michelle sheds light on the importance of offering individuals with criminal records the prospect of a second chance, mirrored through her personal journey and the significant work of Televerde. Transitioning from incarceration to corporate leadership, Michelle Cirocco has forged a unique and impactful career trajectory, demonstrating the transformative power of meaningful employment. As the CEO...

In this episode, Tina-Marie and Traci discuss her insights as an HR rehabilitation strategist, emphasizing the critical need for a culture that leverages individuals’ strengths and values people as the core of every business decision. Tina-Marie Wohlfield believes nobody should ever feel isolated in their missteps; instead, she advocates for a culture where individuals are...

In this episode of the People Strategy Podcast, Coye Harrett, talks about his communication strategies to allow key people to have decision-making authority and creativity to get the job done in the best way possible. By letting go of the vine and trusting his team to reach the desired outcomes, Coye is creating a transparent...

In this episode of the People Strategy Podcast host, Traci Austin shares a real-life example highlighting the importance of aligning business goals with a clear people strategy roadmap in working with a rapidly growing renewable energy company. She emphasizes the significance of believing in the attainability of goals, defining what “winning” looks like at all levels...

In this episode of the People Strategy Podcast, Drew and Traci explore the transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI), and the fascinating intersection of mission, vision, values (MVV). With nearly two decades of experience in growth strategies, Drew, CEO of Lever Talent, brings a wealth of knowledge on aligning teams and fostering engagement through clear...

Andreas shares his insights on implementing predictive index and the entrepreneurial operating system within organizations. On today’s episode of the People Strategy Podcast, we have a captivating conversation with guest Andreas Dankelmann, from FifthAscent. He joins Traci Austin to delve into the world of organizational leadership as they explore how to elevate people and organizations...

From making a difference to celebrating success and doing what’s right, Charlie breaks down how these principles are not just platitudes, but actions that influence every single decision made by her and her team, including some of the most difficult ones. Charlie Saffro is not just the founder of CS Recruiting, a company known for...

In today’s episode, Traci Austin reflects on the year 2023 and the importance of goal setting. She shares her personal experiences with setting and achieving goals, emphasizing the significance of reflecting on the impact and outcomes of these goals. Traci provides valuable insights into the “SMARTY” goal format and how it can be applied to...

Rob Grady shares invaluable insights into Mulcahy’s people strategies. He is a passionate & insightful leader of a top-tier hydronics rep firm that prides itself on serving better than anyone else. He joins Traci Austin to dive deep into the people-first culture that Rob fosters at Mulcahy, exploring how empowering & supporting their team has...