277 Inspire Your Team to Greatness – Whitnee Hawthorne

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Leadership, Teamwork, Greatness, Relationships, Communication

277 Inspire Your Team to Greatness – Whitnee Hawthorne


What is the true purpose of a leader? Rather than simply being the “boss” or to give orders, a leader lifts their team to a higher level by inspiring them to be great. Today’s guest shares her journey of inspiring teams in various settings. You’ll learn practical tips for leading your own team, no matter the setting where you lead.

Whitnee Hawthorne is a professional speaker, coach, and Fortune 500 executive. She is certified in goal setting, strategy performance, and coaching. As an expert in time management and productivity, and some would say a self-care guru, she founded The Savvy Working Mom, a platform dedicated to helping working mothers live more great days.

We’ll explore: 

  • Whitnee’s answer to the question, “Do people really understand what leadership is?”
  • The relationship between leadership and communication.
  • Why being “bossy” is not the same thing as being a leader.
  • The importance of empathy and listening in leadership.
  • Why Whitnee believes we are all born leaders.
  • How to lead in various settings.

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