Today’s guest has spent almost two decades building companies focused on delivering innovative approaches to leadership and organizational development.

She has served as a CEO and key decision-maker, a board member for national organizations, a sought after consultant helping organizations plan and implement strategy, and a leadership development content creator assisting individuals and organizations as they grow and train their workforce. She has also been a key partner to corporations, nonprofits and philanthropic institutions including TSNE MissionWorks where she currently sits as the President of the Board of Directors.

A major focus of her work is to provide leadership and workforce development executive coaching, consulting and training focused on Gen Z. This work will be featured in “Looking Forward: Finding Your Leadership Path” a book she will release in 2021.

Please join me in welcoming Tammy Dowley-Blackman.

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In this episode, Tammy Dowley-Blackman shares her journey in leadership development, her experiences with influential mentors, and her innovative approaches to networking and business adaptation.

In this episode we discuss:

🌟 Leadership as Impact: Tammy believes leadership is about making an impact and cannot be described in a single way.

🌟 Early Joy of Leadership: She discovered her passion for leadership at a math and science camp at age 14 and maintains a connection with the camp director to this day.

🌟 Influence of Family: Her mother's influence was pivotal, shaping her mindset for success from a young age.

🌟 Networking Strategy: Tammy emphasizes a simple and effective networking tip: reach out if someone comes to mind twice, showcasing the importance of genuine, non-transactional connections.

Tune in to this episode for a “leadership masterclass” that adds up to success—starting with Tammy's discovery at math camp!


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Who is Robbie Samuels?

🟧 I'm an event design consultant and executive Zoom producer, with a passion for creating engaging and unforgettable experiences. With two decades of experience in the meetings and events industry, I have honed my skills in designing and executing events that leave a lasting impression.

I partner with speakers and in-house event teams to design inclusive, engaging, and transformative events, whether virtual, in-person, or hybrid. I help them overcome common virtual meeting mistakes to increase engagement and sales.

🟧 I have published three books to share my expertise. Collectively they have received over 650 Amazon reviews and reached #1 Best Seller in 29 paid categories in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia.

I coach entrepreneurs to launch their books with a plan that builds a pipeline for new revenue based on prospects from their own network and results in 50+ Amazon reviews.

🟧 You're welcome to download the bonus content for each of my three books:

📚 “Break Out of Boredom: Low-Tech Solutions for Highly Engaging Zoom Events” –

📚 “Small List, Big Results: Launch a Successful Offer No Matter the Size of Your Email List” –

📚 “Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences” –

🎙️ I am passionate about sharing my knowledge and experience with others, and I regularly speak at industry events and offer consulting services to help organizations and speakers achieve success in their own virtual or in-person events.

🎙️ Do you have a podcast or host live interviews? I am looking for opportunities to share my business success story and strategies.

I've been featured in NPR, Forbes, Fast Company, HBR, Lifehacker, Inc., and other high-profile publications as a networking expert and expert in virtual event design.

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