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From the Corner Office podcast, hosted by Mark Gordon, Business Observer managing editor, is an inside look at how some of the top executives, entrepreneurs and decision-makers across the region approach leadership.

We talk to these experts, in every field and industry, about their strategies, their lessons learned and how to avoid pitfalls and missteps.

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Latest episode
Building a blueprint for a sustainable company culture with Amanda Parrish

This week we are speaking with Amanda Parrish, Partner and COO of Fawley-Bryant Architecture. Together, we discuss moving from the marketing world to architecture, creating a great working culture, and lessons learned from serving as the Chair of the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance Board of Directors.

3 Takeaways:
  1. (08:50) Your core values should be what you “ooze”
  2. (15:50) Fail fast
  3. (18:00) Sometimes the middle ground does not move the ball forward

In this episode

(00:00) Introducing Amanda Parrish
(03:30) How did you handle coming in as someone who is not an architect?
(06:20) What makes Fawley-Bryant such a great work environment?
(09:40) Day 1 for a Fawley-Bryant employee
(12:45) What did you learn from serving on the LWRBA Board?
(15:20) Can you share a learning experience?
(18:40) What is next for Fawley-Bryant?
(20:10) Hot seat questions

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