Leadership Begins with a S.M.I.L.E.

The rise and fall of all organizations rely on leadership. The question of what makes a great leader – in other words, – what skills does a leader possesses – can be widely debated. However, Growing Human Capital with a SMILE, LLC is clear that the ability to lead effectively depends on several skills. Yet, leaders that focus on serving, modeling, inspiring, listening, and engaging their teams to perform at higher levels through building strong human relations that are inclusive of everyone in the organization will grow forward.


Some believe that leadership is an innate characteristic and others believe it is a learned skill. We know that leaders must create an environment where individuals are compelled to live out the organization's vision. Our leadership program and diversity training are customized to help teams learn and implement behavior that results in a safe, healthy, and positive work environment.

Leading with a S.M.I.L.E.


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