by Joanne L. Smikle, PhD

Joanne L. Smikle, PhD is a respected authority on leadership and organization development. She provides learning that helps you soar! Each episode prepares you to lead in our ever-evolving world. Subscribe today...content is updated all of the time! Get more relevant tools from The SmikleSpeaks YouTube Channel and the library at Contact Joanne for assistance with your individual and organizational development. ...   ...  Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 13

  • Brain Matters, featuring Dr. David Dodick, Pt. 1

    Brain Matters, featuring Dr. David Dodick, Pt. 1

    We will be spending time focusing on brain health in 2024. We know about heart health. We know about mental health. It's time to explore Brain Health. It is a privilege to spend time with Dr. David Dodick, Chair of the Board of the American Brain Foundation. He is a leader in the world of brain health and he's going to guide our journey into the gray matter..

  • Sleep Matters, Featuring Dr. Joyce Lee-Ianotti, Pt. 1

    Sleep Matters, Featuring Dr. Joyce Lee-Ianotti, Pt. 1

    Dr. Joyce Lee-Iannotti, MD is the Director of the Sleep Disorders Center at Banner University Medical Center Phoenix and Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ. She is triple board certified in general neurology, sleep medicine, and vascular neurology. Dr. Lee-Ianotti is passionate about public awareness of the interconnection between sleep and brain/body health. She shares her insights in this episode.

  • Identity Formation and Transformation

    Identity Formation and Transformation

    How do we come to be who we are? How do we transform that self into who we want to be? Those are weighty questions that we’re going to explore in this episode.

  • Compassion Fatigue

    Compassion Fatigue

    I sometimes wonder if I’m the only person in the world who gets weary from hearing about other people’s problems, misfortunes, and issues. I’m not saying that I don’t care. I’m not saying that their problems aren’t real. I’m not saying that global disasters aren’t important. All I’m saying is that I get depleted. It was so heartening to learn that there’s an actual name for what I'm feeling. It’s called compassion fatigue and we're going to explore it in this episode.

  • What would you do? It's about the money...

    What would you do? It's about the money...

    Thanks for continuing to send me your emails about this "What would you do?" series! I appreciate your encouragement. This one is about money. Tom has been a branch manager for a large credit union for 7 years. He didn't get a promotion but did get a lot of extra work without extra compensation. He's not a happy guy right now...