Manage episode 327290847 series 2286515
Episode Summary: In this episode of the L3 Leadership Podcast, Laura Smith talks about how she believes that finishing something out and having grit can lead to the most development as a leader and how important it is to set goals, have community, and rest along the way.
4 Key Takeaways:
- Laura talks about how overcoming difficulty leads to growth.
- She discusses grit.
- She encourages leaders to exercise their ability to change the situation rather than run from it.
- Laura talks about how long-term goals can further your leadership.
About Laura: Laura Smith is the Head of Manufacturing at Ivalua and Co-Founder of L3 Leadership. She is an experienced solution-based sales professional with over 10 years of experience in selling, defining, and implementing procurement solutions and strategies across global enterprises. She holds a degree from Carnegie Mellon University. Laura is married to her high school sweetheart, Doug Smith - Co-Founder and CEO of L3 Leadership.
Quotes From the Episode:
“When you become weary, you lose your passion.”
“Leaders are tapping out too early.”
“The answer is often a new you.”
“Leadership is pain, and the amount of pain you are able to endure sets the limit of your effectiveness.”
Connect with Laura:
L3 Leadership Website