Sandy Scholes, CPO of Flipp Corporation, believes that success is not a one size fit’s all concept. There is what social media portrays but it is really much more individual than that. For her success is really about helping other people. In this episode, Sandy joins Theresa and Blair to discuss building community and being of service to others, feeling so fulfilled that you’ve got the Energy to spend with people you love, the new way of operating business, and lessons we learn from Millenials.
About the guest:
Sandy Scholes serves as the Chief People Officer at Flipp Corporation since March 2019. Sandy is responsible for developing and executing human resource strategy in support of the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization, specifically in the areas of succession planning, talent management, change management, organizational and performance management, training and development, and compensation.
With a passion for People and Culture, Sandy is focused on building a culture of learning, growth and empowerment at Flipp where there is a huge appetite for trying new and innovative ways to accelerate the work experience for team members. Over 20 years of diverse Human Resources experience, Sandy has held several Executive Human Resource Leadership roles at such leading organizations as CARA, GlaxoSmithKline, Becton Dickinson and Entertainment One.
Blair Kaplan Venables is an expert in social media marketing and the president of Blair Kaplan Communications, a British Columbia-based PR agency. As a pioneer in the industry, she brings more than a decade of experience to her clients, which include global wellness, entertainment and lifestyle brands. Blair has helped her customers grow their followers into the tens of thousands in just one month, win integrative marketing awards and more. She has spoken on national stages and her expertise has been featured in media outlets including CBC Radio, CEOWORLD Magazine, She Owns It and Thrive Global. Blair is also the #1 best selling author of Pulsing Through My Veins: Raw and Real Stories from an Entrepreneur. When she’s not working on the board for her local chamber of commerce, you can find Blair growing the “I Am Resilient Project,” an online community where users share their stories of overcoming life’s most difficult moments.
Theresa Lambert is a High-Performance Lifestyle and Success Coach, Speaker and Bestselling Author of “Achieve with Grace: A guide to elegance and effectiveness in intense workplaces. She founded her coaching and consulting firm, Theresa Lambert Coaching & Consulting Inc., to help ambitious women succeed with more elegance and less struggle so they can lead with focus and nourish themselves to the top. Drawing from her nearly 20 years of experience in the hospitality Industry and most recently her 6 year tenure as the General Manager of Nita Lake Lodge she brings both a real world view and proven applicable tools to support her clients. Theresa has been recognized as a business leader in Whistler’s Profiles of Excellence, featured in Thrive Global, Authority Magazine, Hotelier Magazine and Beyourown, and spoken at Women in Hospitality Leadership events, including Empower Her. Originally from Stuttgart, Germany, Theresa now lives in Whistler, BC where you can most often find her on the golf course in the summer months or relaxing by a fireplace in winter.
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