RSPA Trusted Advisor Ep. 105: Creating and Maintaining a Candid Culture with PAR’s Savneet Singh

In Episode 105 of “The Trusted Advisor,” RSPA CEO Jim Roddy talks with Savneet Singh, CEO of billion-dollar RSPA member PAR, about his unique leadership journey. Much of the discussion focuses on the importance of creating a culture of candor – and the challenge of maintaining one long-term. Singh also talks about identifying and testing your next generation of potential leaders, which CEOs and books have guided him as a leader, and the value of authentic leadership.

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Jim Roddy is the President and CEO of the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA). He has been active in the retail IT channel since 1998, including 11 years as the President of Business Solutions Magazine, six years as an RSPA board member, one term as RSPA Chairman of the Board, and several years as a business coach for VARs, ISVs, and MSPs. Jim has been recognized as one of the world’s Top Retail Influencers by RETHINK Retail, a Leading CannaTech Influencer by The CannaTech Group, and is regularly requested to speak at industry conferences on SMB best practices. He is author of two books – The Walk-On Method To Career & Business Success and Hire Like You Just Beat Cancer – and is host of the award-winning RSPA Trusted Advisor podcast. For more information, contact