Are you getting the results you want from your team? In order to harness the most from your team members, it is highly important to ensure they are getting a positive take away also. A good leader’s job is to facilitate this give-and-take relationship. Founder and Artistic Director of Inversion Vocal Ensemble, Dave Ragland, has to work with his team every day to ensure they are giving 100% to the group, and that he and the team are instilling positivity into each member. Listen to the full podcast below to learn more about Dave’s tips for great teamwork and how to utilize each member’s strengths.
Before the interview, we asked Dave a few fun questions to help you get to know him better. These were his answers…
Q: What is your business super power?
A: My business super power definitely is synergy and the power of teamwork. To me there is NOTHING like the power of a great team. I have been privileged to take part in many great opportunities because of the power of teamwork.
Q: If you weren’t an entrepreneur, what would your career be?
A: I would be professor, I’m sure. Definitely, down the line I would like to teach at the university level.
Q: What is the biggest lesson you learned since starting your business?
A: Balance. Schedule my rest. Schedule vacations. Learn how to make taking care of myself a priority.
Q: Apple or PC? Why?
A: PC. I have had three iPhones, and an iPad. However, I grew up PC. I just get it.
Q: Tell us one thing that people would be surprised to learn about you.
A: Smoothies are my vice. I love a good smoothie.
Q: How can people connect with you online?
You can connect with Dave Ragland on daveragland.com.
Listen to the full podcast here: