Enjoy these special guest offers exclusive to members of the Modern Manager community.

Note: Not every guest offers a special bonus.


Yes, of course! Here’s the special “Enterprise Code” that you can share with your 60 subscribers to take The Motivating By Appreciation Inventory - 


Do you feel appreciated at work? Take the quick online Motivating By Appreciation Inventory to discover your preferred language of appreciation. Receive an individualized report and list of action items to help your colleagues “hit the mark” in showing you appreciation.


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Episode 99: Show Authentic and Meaningful Appreciation with Dr. Paul White

Free Motivating By Appreciation Inventory and Report

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Download the Curious Choice Worksheet to help you spend your time wisely.

Use this link ( to book a free consultation call with Bekka. Get 10% off when you purchase customized coaching package.

Episode 98: Finding Balance as a Manager with Bekka Prideaux

Free Worksheet and 10% Off Coaching

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Get 20% off PR Therapy Coaching Calls ($200) includes 1 x 45-min call with SPPR Founder, Dyan Dolfi-Offutt as well as tools, resources and inspiration for continued education. For the business owner or brand that is feeling stagnant, needs a push, struggling with managing your team and needs an objective, caring + seasoned point of view to help take your business to the next level.


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Episode 97: Managing Your Team Through a Crisis with Dyan Dolfi-Offutt 

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Win 1 of 2 x 45 minute coaching sessions with Jonah on social innovation. Email to request a session. The first two requests will be granted.

Episode 95: Navigating Cultural Diversity with Jonah Fisher

Win a Coaching Session on Social Innovation

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5 names will be drawn at random. You must be a member before April 21, 2020 to be eligible.

Episode 94: Be a Rockstar Middle Manager with Donald Meador

Win 1 of 5 Copies of Surrounded by Insanity


5 names will be drawn at random. You must be a member before April 14, 2020 to be eligible.

Episode 93: How Behavioral Psychology Makes You a Better Manager with Matt Wallaert

Win 1 of 5 copies of Start at the End

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Caveday brings people together to work without distractions in what we call "The Cave"– a facilitated deep focus session for teams or groups to accomplish their best and most important work. We lead sessions in NYC, LA, Denver and remotely.


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Episode 91: Making Time for Deep, Focused Work with Jake Kahana

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If you’ve ever wondered how to build and sustain a thriving company culture, the Culture Is Everything system developed by Tristan White and The Physio Co team is your answer. The Physio Co story and Culture Is Everything system explained in this book will give you the confidence and knowledge to create a strong culture in your very own business or team.


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Episode 90: Culture is Everything with Tristan White

Free e-book version of Culture Is Everything

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Ready to take the next step on your inclusive leader journey? Jennnifer Brown Consulting's 6-week Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Foundations course beginning on March 10th will equip you with the knowledge you need to meet the challenges of this changing world of work so you don't get left behind. 


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Episode 89: Growing into an Inclusive Leader with Jennifer Brown

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  1. Gaslighting Tip Sheet (download): This guide offers nine tips on how to respond when women are told they are imagining gender bias. 

  2. Preventing Interruptions (download): This sheet provides tips on how to avoid being interrupted, and what to do when you are interrupted.

  3. Saying “No” (download): This guide walks you through the thought process of What to when you are asked to do something that won’t advance your career.

Episode 87: What to Do About Gender Bias in the Workplace Andie Kramer and Al Harris

3 Tip Sheets for How to Respond to Gender Bias 

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Episode 86: The Root Cause of Employee Dis-Engagement with Tevis Trower

Balance Integration’s “Keep It Real” Checklist

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You will receive a full behavioral, motivational, and axiological analysis and a 90-minute debriefing. These tools will gather information about your brain type, communication type, motivational orientation (what moves you), emotional consistencies (what emotions you rely on for decision making), effective nature, default instincts, emotional needs, self-esteem, self-direction, practical thinking, structured thinking, work/role-awareness, etc. Its retail value is $525.00.


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Episode 85: Self-Esteem, Motivation, and The Manager's Role with Steve Sisler

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10 Tips for Achieving a Culture of Generational Inclusion, Engagement and Belonging (download)

The degree and quality of worker engagement with colleagues and their work directly influences the organizational culture, productivity, profitability, retention and feeling of belonging. Here are 10 specific actions to consider and implement cross-generationally, particularly with the younger generations in mind.


How to Maximize Cross-Generational Working Relations with Conversations Each Generation Wants to Have (download)

There is a hunger for intergenerational communication and collaboration at work, but many people refrain from reaching out, wondering who should make the first move through fears or not knowing how. You can start comfortable, and effective conversations with questions such as these as a model.

Episode 83: The Benefits of Cross-Generational Dialogue at Work with Phyllis Weiss Haserot

2 Free Downloads on Cross-Generational Dialogue

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As companies evolve to adopt, integrate, and leverage software as the defining element of their success in the 21st century, a rash of processes and methodologies are vying for their product teams' attention. In the worst of cases, each discipline on these teams -- product management, design, and software engineering -- learns a different model. This short, tactical book reconciles the perceived differences in Lean Startup, Design Thinking, and Agile software development by focusing not on rituals and practices but on the values that underpin all three methods.


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Episode 82: Measuring Outcomes Not Outputs with Jeff Gothelf

Free digital copy of Lean Vs Agile Vs Design Thinking.


The Art of Success is truly a tool of self-empowerment like none other. It teaches you exactly HOW to rise above your circumstances and live a stronger, more liberated, more fulfilling life.

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Episode 81: You May be Unknowingly Self Sabotaging with David Neagle

Free Course: The Art of Success

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To successfully climb the ladder of success in an organization is indeed a great achievement and one to be lauded. However, one must remember the old adage that reminds us that – whatever got you there is not what will keep you there! That is so true of leadership. Successful leaders must develop a range of skills to enable them to build a tribe of followers. Being a leader does not come with a title – your title describes what you are, your leadership describes who you are.

Download the ebook.

Episode 79: Start off Strong as a Manager with John Murphy

10 Key Traits of Top Business Leaders EBook

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This guide helps you find an accountability partner that matches your Fear Archetype. First complete the free Fear Assessment and then use the criteria to help you pick an accountability partner that best fits your needs. 

Take the assessment at:

Download the guide here.

Episode 78: Don’t Let Fear Control You (or Your Colleagues) with Ruth Soukup

Guide to Selecting an Accountability Partner


Based on years of refinement, Carey Jaros has developed a set of activities to lead a team through purposeful reflection and planning.

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Episode 77: How to Facilitate an End of Year Reflection with Carey Jaros

Worksheets for End of Year Reflection


Designed for the Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur® who has had enough with being stopped in their tracks by overwhelm and instead is ready to learn how to be more prosperous by being more productive.

Includes downloadable audio, a word-for-word follow along transcription of the entire class to support further and deeper learning and key journal questions created to activate a cellular shift in your thoughts, beliefs and actions regarding your ability to be more productive and prosperous.

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Episode 75: Working with (or Being) Highly Sensitive People with Heather Dominick

Free Audio Course: Productive Prosperity

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Episode 74: When and How to Quit with Dr. Stan Robertson

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Episode 73: Tactical and Adaptive Performance with Lindsay McGregor

Free Next Steps Planning Session

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Episode 71: How to Respond, Not React with Ron Shuali

Free Coaching Session


Stand Out the TED Way: Be Seen & Grow Your Business will help you understand what is behind the work you do in order to communicate your message from a place of higher vision, purpose, and passion and thus engage with your ideal client and grow your business.

Episode 69: Center Yourself So You Can Lead Others with Dolores Hirschmann

Free ebook: Stand Out the TED Way

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The State of Moral Leadership in Business Report  focuses extensively on the behaviors moral leaders demonstrate, the resulting impact on performance, and a set of suggestions for
how to scale these behaviors across an organization, so
that all colleagues, regardless of role, can embrace and
embody moral leadership.

Episode 67: Managing with Moral Leadership with Emily Miner

LRN's The State of Moral Leadership in Business

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Future State’s 21st Century Leadership eBook:  The eBook includes a set of common attributes that when combined

make people especially adept at leading teams through this time of change. It provides a self-assessment tool and recommendations to further evolve your skills, and ready your organization for inevitable change.


Role Template: Share this template with your team so each person can create a "profile" to help you learn about each others' strengths, role, and interests.

Episode 66: Putting People First with Shannon Adkins

21st Century Leadership eBook + Profile Template

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Check out Natalie's overview of the 4 day work week, including how they handle paid time off, swapping, etc.

4-day Work Weeks (download) 

Episode 65: The 32-Hour Work Week with Natalie Nagele

4-day Work Week Overview

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Check out Millie's Team Playbook for Showcase Workshop plus get a free trial and demo of the Showcase Workshp software.

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Episode 63: Creating a Team Playbook with Millie Blackwell

Team Playbook Example

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If you want to have deeper, more trusting relationships with your team that increase productivity, Uptick can help. It's 1-on-1 meeting software designed by Chris and his team. Skip the waitlist and start using Uptick for free for 3 months. To claim your spot, visit

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Episode 62: How Weekly Check-ins Transformed a Team with Chris Zaugg

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Check out Lee's book: The Boomerang Principle: Inspire lifetime loyalty from your employees.

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On August 13, 2019, 5 members will be selected at random to win one of 5 copies.

Episode 61: Managing Millennials in the Workplace with Lee Caraher

Win 1 of 5 Copies of The Boomerang Principle

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Check out Lorean's book: CultureFox: How to cultivate a lasting culture. My path from hairstylist to international CEO.

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Episode 59: Building Culture in a Retail Business with Lorean Cairns

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Attend this 4.5-day workshop that will help you create the highest-performing and most highly engaged workforce possible.


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Episode 58: Leadership Approaches for a High-Performing Team with Bob Dusin

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Silver Lining Team Cheat Sheet (download): Create mutual expectations and basic understanding of you operate. Use this as inspiration to create your own!


Coaching Template (download): Get to clarity and use the progressive discipline process to help everyone involved succeed. Use this template and simply update the values and items that you would want your team to be held accountable. See the Silver Lining Example

Episode 57: Powerful Systems to Support Autonomy with Carissa Reiniger

Team Cheat Sheet + Coaching Template

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Get 2.5 hours of free coaching with Jennifer on Becoming Your Own Leadership Coach


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Episode 55: Becoming Your Own Leadership Coach with Jennifer DiMotta

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Get the individual or team workbook, or the online course to help you craft your clear path forward.


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Episode 54: Creating a Clear Path Forward with Mike Tannenbaum

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Transform the underlying principles of how your team or organization works.


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Episode 53: Beyond Modern Management with Aaron Dignan

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Enhance your leadership capabilities.

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Episode 51: The Language of Leadership with Krister Ungerböck

Download 4 of Krister's leadership tools

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Episode 50: Bullying in the Workplace with Matt Paknis

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Check out the Becoming Your Best Planner to help you follow Rob's pre-week planning approach. 

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Episode 48: Becoming Your Best with Rob Shallenberger

Get 30% off at the Becoming Your Best store

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Bring Amani's fun and powerful team building experience to your organization. 

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Episode 46: Team Building and DJing with Amani Roberts

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Episode 44: Manager as Coach with Amy Born

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Episode 42: Deep Listening with Oscar Trimboli

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Use the workbook that Pete uses to manage his team's projects and progress. Access the Business Promises Workbook here.

Episode 40: The Power of Questions with Pete Mockaitis

Business Promises Workbook

Try using these templates that Jesse uses to manage the ideation cycle:

  1. Idea discovery worksheet.

  2. Decision-making worksheet.

Episode 38: How to Unleash New Ideas Through Failure with Jesse Fowl

Ideation Templates

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Get 18% off when you purchase my and Jackie's courses on GenConnectU:

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Episode 36: Speaking from Strength with Jackie Miller

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Learn more about Books at Work.


Try these stories with your team:

  1. A powerful short story for addressing difference and perception, George Saunders’ Puppy

  2. A Billy Collin’s poem, Genius

  3. Bob Dylan’s Like A Rolling Stone 

Episode 34: How Stories Can Transform Relationships with Ann Smith

3 Stories to use with your team

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Episode 30: Driving Intentional Culture with Isaac Tolpin

Isaac's course on Building High Performance Culture System.

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Go to FreeeUp and use code "ModernManger25" to get a $25 credit toward your first freelancer when you create your free account. 

Episode 28: How to Hire Remote Team Members with Nate Hirsch

$25 credit toward your first freelancer on FreeeUp

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Episode 26: Quieting the Inner Critic with Tara Mohr

Tara's "Ten Rules For Brilliant Women Workbook"

Episode 24: Dealing with Difficult Employees with Kris Plachy

Kris's online course "How to Conduct Difficult Conversations" 

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Get Dave's guide: 11 Crucial Books that Every Leader Should Know.

Episode 22: Keys to Successful Delegation with Dave Stachowiak

List of 11 Crucial Books that Every Leader Should Know

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Listen to this special additional call where we discuss:

- how to give feedback to your boss
- how to motivate team members to strive for excellence
- how to manage a team with conflicting personalities
- tips for transitioning from friend to boss after a promotion
- creating a culture of transparent communication

Episode 18: Be a Culture Change Agent with Wes Kao

Bonus call with Wes Kao

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Get access to a series of interactive online Personality Type Modules.  It starts with the Verifier Plus which takes roughly 25 minutes to complete and will help you identify your type.  

Episode 14: Personality and Preferences with Rob Toomey

Free access to TypeCoach tools 

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