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It Can’t Just Be Words – David Diestel

On this episode of One Step Beyond, we are joined by David Diestel.

David Diestel, CEO of FirstService Residential, joins the One Step Beyond Podcast from their Dania Beach, Florida corporate office to talk about stepping into his new role as CEO and his over two decades of experience working with the company.

We talk about what it means to show up on an elevated platform, what changes and what remains the same. This episode delves into recognizing the importance of every interaction.

During this episode Aram and David discuss maintaining healthy balance while navigating big change, and the staying true to your core values.


  • The importance of your reputation as a leader
  • Expanding the realm of possibility and changing your life by seizing every opportunity
  • What it means to be a leader committed to service
  • Belief in a bigger vision and understanding the power of what can be created together
  • Creating a culture of empathy and understanding with the ability to express it at the forefront
  • Finding and maintaining healthy balance while navigating change and during periods of stress
  • How to mindfully show up as a leader as your platform elevates
  • Staying true to your values while strategically building your brand for future

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