The Dr. James Show

The year 2020 has created much fear and social, racial, and civil unrest. We are in need of healing. We are living with uncertainty and ambiguity. People are using old methods and tools to solve new challenges. Today’s leaders must evolve and pivot to be successful in this new 2020 workplace and society. The Dr. James Show, a growth mindset experience, promotes personal power, leadership, accountability, authenticity and diversity & inclusion in a time when people need it the most.The show’s host, Dr. James Smith, Jr. invites guests and Members from different industries and backgrounds to join him in discussing topics related to professional and personal development. The show’s audience is also encouraged to ask questions and provide feedback during the live zoom streaming.This hour-long show is broadcasted weekly on Tuesday’s at 12:00pm EST via zoom. The show’s audio is then created into a podcast. Dr. James (President and CEO Dr. James Smith, Jr.) passionately works with learners providing high performance solutions in the areas of leadership, authenticity, diversity and inclusion, presentation skills and personal power. The author, speaker, coach and educator has provided his JIMPACT nationally and internationally and has worked with leaders, managers and individual contributors. He also authored three books with his last book, The No Excuse Guide to Success being nominated for an NAACP Image Award.

Episode #23 – Embracing The Richness of Black H...
Dr. James has a rich conversation with two gifted professionals and historians, Loraine Ballard Morrill and Michael Williams, M.S., as they share their informative and valuable perspectives on Black History.
57 min
Episode #22 – The Part That Talks
Dr. James has a heartfelt conversation including emotional moments with Norm Wood, an author and speaker who inspires others to identify and apply their strengths and talents toward personal and organizational excellence.
58 min
Episode #21 – Succeeding In The Virtual Space
Dr. James steers the vehicle as three dynamic guests, Theresa Hummel-Krallinger, Summer Owens and Toi Sweeney, navigate a fun and informative ride on how to lead, perform and engage others in a virtual space.
57 min
Episode #20 – Show Up And Be Present
Dr. James has an inspiring conversation with corporate executive Tonya Murphy, an influential leader who also mentors females about positive life choices.
56 min
Episode #19 - Perseverance: The Making of a Saint
Dr. James has a passionate and powerful conversation centered around perseverance with Michael Robinson, M.S.
54 min
Episode #18 - The Power Of Resilience
Dr. James has a lively and informative conversation with Resilience Expert Dr. Deborah Gilboa (aka “Dr. G”).
59 min
Episode #17 - An Ordinary Girl Pursuing A Dream
Kick off the new year with Judge Demetrica Todd-Ruiz's "No Excuses" mentality!
57 min
Episode #16 - Knowledge of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Listen as Dr. James discusses the pandemic with medical professional, Dr. Gregory L. Peck!
55 min
Episode #15 - Integrate For Good
Imagine a world where people of all abilities are hired because of their talents, strengths and abilities!
58 min
Episode #14 - Silent Overcomer
Corporate leadership, hr solutions, and Tracee Hunt's new book, Silent Overcomer, are just part of this conversation on The Dr. James Show!
60 min
Episode #13 - You're The Key
Valuation expert, Dave Bookbinder, and Dr. James Smith, Jr. have discussion about the most valuable asset of any organization - the employees!
55 min
Episode #12 - Helping To Transcend People
Learn why experiences/adventures outside of the standard business context are profoundly important to your career growth as Bob Weinhold talks about training and racing in 100 mile ultramarathons.
55 min
Episode #11 - Holiday Preparation With The Pros
Hosting this holiday season? Learn tips and tricks with food & beverage industry pros - Executive Chef Sylva Senat & Sommelier Rachael Barclay!
60 min
Episode #10 - Curiosity Is The Motivator
Shift your goal setting form box checking accomplishments to life changing experience.
59 min
Episode #9 - Bringing Entities Together
Learn how to deal with difficult people.
58 min
Episode #8 - Identity & Workforce
Tilt the room with your prescence!
58 min
Episode #7 - Make a Difference
Make a difference by serving the people with encouraging words from Jennifer Gomez Hardy Esq.
57 min
Episode #6 - Squeeze, Laugh, Love
Squeeze the juice out of life with Theresa Hummel-Krallinger's motivating message.
57 min
Episode #5 - Bounce Back
Listen to Lisa Bien's positive, uplifting message!
63 min
Episode #4 - Personal Style & Brand
Make a meaningful first impression by revamping your style with Tavia Sharp!
58 min
Episode #3 - Persistence
Listen to Alden Mills' principles for team, leadership and life success.
55 min
Episode #2 - Discrimination in the Corporate Arena
Get scrappy and become your own best advocate with Deborah Owens' advice from Corporate Alley Cat.
61 min
Episode #1 - Mental Health & Wellness
I invited two mental health experts, Sabriya Dobbins and Lynn Delgaudio, to The Dr. James Show in an effort to normalize discussions like these.
57 min