Dave Stachowiak founded Coaching for Leaders in 2011. He was named in Forbes as one of the 25 Professional Networking Experts to Watch in 2015 and has been featured in U.S. News & World Report.
He previously served as Senior Vice President with Dale Carnegie of Southern Los Angeles and led training programs for top organizations like the Northrop Grumman Corporation, The United States Air Force, the Boeing Company, and the University of California system.
During his tenure at Dale Carnegie, he was recognized multiple times with international business awards. His credentials include a doctoral degree in organizational leadership from Pepperdine University, a certificated facilitator with Dale Carnegie, and a Coach U graduate. He’s taught years of graduate courses in leadership and education at Vanguard University and serves on the board of the Global Center for Women & Justice. He also co-hosts the Ending Human Trafficking podcast with his friend Sandie Morgan.
What you’ll learn in this episode:
- Where Dave messed up as a leader — big time
- Why we need small talk before we do “big talk”
- Dale Carnegie’s lesson —> Try honestly to see things from the other person’s point of view.
- When discovering more about people, how to be curious and not creepy
- Dave’s philosophy on great relationships – balancing resentment and manipulation
- Dave’s favorite quote: “You can have everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.” -Zig Ziglar
Coaching for Leaders is a Top 5 Management show on Apple Podcasts, which has attracted over 10 million downloads of conversations with bestselling authors, expert researchers, and everyday leaders.