Lisa Ryan has one of the most unique trajectories that you’ve ever seen in the industrial sector. She’s gone from welding to med device sales to where she is now as an author and keynote speaker that helps manufacturers solve their employee engagement and retention challenges. In addition to writing books like Manufacturing Engagement, she’s the Founder of Grategy, a training & coaching business dedicated to helping leaders keep their top talent from becoming someone else’s.
In this episode, Lisa shares the ups and downs of her career and the lessons learned along the way. We also cover the importance of empathy and communication when it comes to employee engagement before wrapping up with a conversation about trade skills and career paths.
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- Manufacturing Engagement: 98 Proven Strategies to Attract and Retain Your Industry’s Top Talent, by Lisa Ryan
- Grategy, Lisa’s training & coaching business dedicated to helping leaders keep their top talent from becoming someone else’s
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