Dr. Dan Reidenberg is the CEO of Suicide Awareness Voices of Education. Dr. Dan is a thought leader, influencer, visionary, and successful entrepreneur. Dr. Dan provides the leadership and energy that has inspired the creation of Suicide Awareness Voices of Education. Dr. Dan Reidenberg joins other leading Bestselling Authors, International Speakers & CEO’s and Founders taking part in our Leader Roundtable Interview Series. The DotCom Magazine editorial team is delighted to have Dr. Dan join us for our Leader Roundtable Interview.
Let’s start by telling us about your business.
SAVE is the leading national nonprofit agency working to prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reducing stigma and being a resource for those touched by suicide.
Q: Please tell us how you make sure your customers will become raving fans of your company?
Everything we do comes from a place of compassion. Second, we customize all of our products and services to the audiences we serve.
Q: Please tell us the one thing that separates your business from the competition?
We care and start with compassion, not from a profit driven model.
Q: And to finish this section, please tell us what is the one major key to your company’s success?
SAVE.org is there when someone needs it, with what they need, and how they need it.
Q: For our readers just starting to build a company, what advice can you give entrepreneurs just starting out with a new venture?
Make sure that you know taking risks is part of the necessary plan and failure is part of growth.
Q: For entrepreneurs seeking to build a business as successful as yours, what big piece of advice can you give them when times get a little challenging?
Don’t think that just because you have done something that has worked it always will. In tough times, be willing to change and look forward to something new.
Q: In today’s fast changing business environment, how do you stay abreast of things?
By relying on multiple inputs, not just one source.
Q: What is your “Why”? In one sentence, why do you get up in the morning?
To be there to help someone.
Q: In one sentence, what is the most important thing one has to do to be a great leader?
You always have to be thinking ahead of where you are now.
Q: In one sentence, describe how important your customers are to your business?
Without customers, there is no business.
Q: In one sentence, describe a positive way that technology can make the world a better place?
Everything about technology makes the world a better place.
Q: In one sentence, tell us how something positive to motivate our readers?
Always remember that your customers are people who come to you with problems, needs, and issues you will likely never know about, but if you see their humanity you will make them a customer for life.
Q: In one sentence, tell us how you start your day to get ready?
Being thankful for what I have, being hopeful for what I can do that day, and by spending time with my dog-who every day reminds me of what true selflessness is.
Q: In one sentence, describe how you handle rejection and setback?
As a growth opportunity.
Q: In one sentence, describe what your hiring philosophy is?
Hire people who have the skill you are looking for and know that they won’t be around forever.
Q: In one sentence, describe how you keep your sanity in a competitive business environment?
Staying focused on doing what is best.
Dr. Dan Reidenberg, thank you so much for participating in the DotCom Magazine Leader Roundtable Interview Series. We appreciate you participating in this important roundtable interview series, and helping our readers learn more about what it takes to build a great company and become a great leader. We wish you, your family, and of course Suicide Awareness Voices of Education, nothing but the best.