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First-Time Leaders Accelerated℠

Timothy Dean Smith, First-Time Leader Coach, Professional Speaker

Leading people is the most important responsibility in the world, yet more than half of first-time leaders fail


Using my four decades of experience for leader development and culture improvement, I created this podcast to help you prevent these recurring failures and accelerate the transformation of the right people to people-centered leaders


This podcast is dedicated to first-time leaders, those of you who hire and promote first-time leaders and you solopreneurs who hired your first employee


I’m Timothy Dean Smith, your host & coach


At the end of each month, from January through July, you can expect bite-sized episodes, containing insight you will benefit from immediately, regardless of your level or industry. If you want to accelerate your transformation from peer to people-centered leader, visit and click on Find Out.