Going Deeper with Nick Duggan
By Nick Duggan
Join Nick Duggan, founder of Deeper Work leadership coaching, in talking with thought leaders and experts about the latest insights in inclusion, authenticity, and meaningful work, as well as depth psychology, workplace spirituality, and soul-centered leadership.
People, Purpose and Planet with Yvonne Chang
Yvonne Chang, MATP, PCC, is an executive coach and consultant for corporate, government and business leaders and individuals. Her approach to professional and personal development reflects her cultural grounding as a Chinese American growing up in San Francisco and as a cultural pioneer who left the United States and immigrated to The Netherlands, where she developed her coaching practice over two decades. Yvonne’s coaching and training draw on contemporary thought on human development, leadership, and change and her experiences as a professional dancer, business executive, human potential consultant and project leader in eco-psychology and environmental sustainability. She brings a richly holistic background to her work and feels privileged to have earned the trust of many clients, of different ages, cultures, and occupations in various organizational effectiveness settings. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Yvonne about how she approaches soul and spirit in her coaching approach, as well as how she integrates her experiences with ecopsychology, somatic practices, and diversity & inclusion into her work. CONNECT WITH YVONNE: LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/yvonne-chang-matp-pcc-36140565 Website: yvonnechang.com YVONNE'S BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Soul at Work by Margaret Benefiel: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/1596270136/ The Meaning Revolution by Fred Kofman: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/1524760730/ See all books written or recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
March 29, 2022
Understanding Workplace Spirituality with Kweisi Ausar
Dr. Kweisi Ausar is an educator, author, researcher, and founder of the Center for Spiritual Cultivation. As an Associate Professor at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Dr. Ausar conducts research on workplace spirituality and other topics related to human dynamics in organizations. In January of 2021, Dr. Ausar published his memoir, No Sur: Breaking the Chains that Bind the Spirit, in which he details how spiritual cultivation revolutionized his existence and led to the realization of his goals and dreams. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Kweisi about what workplace spirituality actually looks like in practice, as well as how his own spiritual journey has helped him through challenges throughout his life, including family issues, addiction, and racial discrimination. CONNECT WITH KWEISI LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kweisiausar/ Website: https://www.kweisiausar.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AusarKweisi RESOURCES: No Sur: Breaking the Chains that Bind the Spirit by Dr. Kweisi Ausar: https://www.kweisiausar.com/new-book Center for Spiritual Cultivation: https://www.centerforspiritualcultivation.com/ Name Change - It's Not Anthony Gatling: https://youtu.be/CQhDiy_Ailg See all books written or recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
January 04, 2022
Why Is Self-Care So Challenging? with Lily Jampol
Lily Jampol is the Head of People Science and Consulting at ReadySet, a diversity, equity, and inclusion solutions firm. Lily is an active researcher and former professor with a PhD from Cornell and over 10 years of expertise in organizational well-being and behavior change. Her internationally-recognized work on gender biases in organizations has been funded by the National Science Foundation & the UK Royal Society and covered by CNN, Forbes, Inc, Politico, the BBC and other media orgs. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Lily about the importance of taking care of ourselves, and exploring why that often seems harder than it should be. CONNECT WITH LILY LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lily-jampol/ Website: https://www.thereadyset.co Twitter: https://twitter.com/LJampol RESOURCES: Karpman Drama Triangle: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karpman_drama_triangle Diversity Myopia: Don’t let shortsightedness set your company up for a crisis https://medium.com/@lejampol/diversity-myopia-dont-let-shortsightedness-set-your-company-up-for-a-crisis-9daf9f094717 Watch: Lily Jampol, PhD | Diversity Myopia | Tech Inclusion SF 2018 https://youtu.be/bc4AbEY6eYI See all books written or recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
November 23, 2021
Communicating Across Differences with Tania Israel
Tania Israel is a Professor of Counseling Psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She is a researcher, educator, and Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Israel’s book, Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide, Skills and Strategies for Conversations That Work, draws on her experience facilitating educational programs and difficult dialogues about abortion, law enforcement, religion, sexual orientation, and other topics to prepare people to engage in dialogue across political lines. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Tania about the most effective way to talk to people that disagree with us, including why trust and curiosity are essential. CONNECT WITH TANIA LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tania-israel/ Website: https://taniaisrael.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Tania_Israel and https://twitter.com/BYBdialogue Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bybdialogue/ RESOURCES: The Flowchart That Will Resolve All Political Conflict: https://taniaisrael.com/dialogue-flowchart/ How to Win a Political Argument (TEDx): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlS9vADGU7M&feature=youtu.be We Have the Power to Unify Our Country: https://taniaisrael.medium.com/we-have-the-power-to-unify-our-country-1e7529fa8fd3 BOOKS BY TANIA ISRAEL: Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide: Skills and Strategies for Conversations That Work https://taniaisrael.com/beyond-your-bubble-book/ See all books written or recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
November 02, 2021
Leadership for a Multicultural Age with Juana Bordas
Juana Bordas is President of Mestiza Leadership International and author of the best-selling book Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age, winner of the International Latino Book Award for leadership. Her second book, The Power of Latino Leadership, was awarded the Nautilus Award for best indigenous book. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Juana about her work on multicultural leadership, including insights from Latinx, Black and Indigenous traditions, as well as what we can all learn from how people from different cultures have found ways to integrate spirituality into their lives and work. CONNECT WITH JUANA LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juanabordas Websites: https://www.juanabordas.com/ and http://www.mestizaleadership.com/ TikTok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZM8LhWrLL/ RESOURCES: Juana's 10 Latino Leadership Principles: https://bit.ly/3oSOKZn BOOKS BY JUANA BORDAS: Salsa, Soul, and Spirit: Leadership for a Multicultural Age https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B007D36KWY/ The Power of Latino Leadership: Culture, Inclusion, and Contribution https://smile.amazon.com/dp/1609948874/ See all books written or recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
October 12, 2021
Entrepreneurship, Spirituality & Holistic Health with Diahana Barnes
Diahana Barnes is an award-winning trainer, speaker, and executive consultant, and she recently opened Harmony Healing Studios, a Wellness and Retreat Studio based in Southern Oregon. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Diahana about how she has woven spirituality into her work, in the corporate world as well as in her entrepreneurial ventures, and how she is pivoting to support holistic health and healing. CONNECT WITH DIAHANA www.diahanabarnes.com www.harmonyhealingstudio.com BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS Energy Leadership: Transforming Your Workplace and Your Life from the Core by Bruce Schneider: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/0470186364/ You 2 by Price Pritchett: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/0944002048/ Super Attractor: Methods for Manifesting a Life Beyond Your Wildest Dreams by Gabrielle Bernstein: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/1401957196/ See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb
April 21, 2021
Creativity, Curiosity & Perseverance with Van Lai-Dumone
Van Lai-DuMone is the founder of worksmart, a progressive team and leadership development consultancy, that activates creativity and experiential learning to enrich company culture and skyrocket performance. This week, we're going deeper by talking with Van about how she develops teams and trains leaders, by teaching creative thinking principles, as well as how she stays grounded, creative, and inspired in her own life. CONNECT WITH VAN LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vanlaidumone Website: http://go.worksmartadvantage.com RESOURCES: Van's TEDx Talk: https://youtu.be/DLixzTazp2U Article on how to incorporate creativity into 10 minute daily activities: https://thriveglobal.com/stories/make-creativity-a-habit-at-work/ Creative Morning's Virtual Field Trips: https://creativemornings.com/fieldtrips BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: One Small Step Can Change Your Life by Dr. Robert Maurer: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00GU2RHCG The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron: https://smile.amazon.com/dp/0143129252 See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb.
March 09, 2021
Communicating Consciously & Inclusively with Kim Clark
Kim Clark is an educator, documentary filmmaker, writer, and speaker focusing on conscious communications, employee communications, and diversity and inclusion communications. Learn more at www.linkedIn.com/in/producerkimclark. This week, we're talking with Kim about the urgent need for communicators and business leaders to become more conscious of the role they play in creating inclusion and belonging in the workplace. SHOW NOTES 01:58 Why now is the time for communicators and leaders to keep speaking up about diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging 05:59 Taking responsibility for how our thoughts and words create our reality 12:44 Understanding the deeper moral obligation that companies have to society 16:08 Kim's path from documentary filmmaker to internal communicator, and how her background prepared her for this moment 25:05 From a crisis of faith while coming out, to getting grounded in spiritual principles 30:16 Where you can connect with Kim and learn more about her work CONNECT WITH KIM LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/producerkimclark Twitter: https://twitter.com/KimClark1 Conscious Communicators LinkedIn Group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/13819599 RESOURCE LINKS: Rev. Deborah L. Johnson - https://www.facebook.com/revdeborahjohnson/ Inner Light Ministries - https://www.innerlightministries.com/ "God and Gays" Documentary - https://youtu.be/W0loZd9J70w See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb
February 23, 2021
Inclusion, Meaning, and Mental Health at Work with Y-Vonne Hutchinson
Y-Vonne Hutchinson is the CEO & Founder of ReadySet, a diversity, equity and inclusion consulting firm. Learn more at www.thereadyset.co. This week, we talked with Y-Vonne about the connections between inclusion and meaningful work, and how the multiple crises we've all been living through for the last several months have made supporting mental health at work more important than ever. SHOW NOTES 01:58 Responding to instability and conflict in the wake of the riots at the US Capitol 05:48 Why it's important to remember that this is NOT business as normal 08:31 Practical things leaders can do to support our teams through traumatic times 15:31 Fostering deeper, more inclusive conversations (and not just in DEI workshops) 22:50 The intersection between inclusion, authenticity, and meaningful work 27:06 Y-Vonne's journey to promoting justice through diversity, equity, and inclusion at work 35:44 How Y-Vonne stays grounded and connected to what matters most to her 42:40 Where you can connect with Y-Vonne and what's next from her and ReadySet CONNECT WITH Y-VONNE AND READYSET Website: www.thereadyset.co LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/y-vonne-hutchinson-5884903 Twitter: www.twitter.com/ReadySetInc MENTAL HEALTH APP RECOMMENDATIONS Talkspace: www.talkspace.com BetterHelp: www.betterhelp.com See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb
January 21, 2021
The Power of Connection with Reno Perry
Reno Perry is the Founder & CEO of Wiseful, a career advancement platform that helps professionals land their dream job and excel in the workplace. Learn more at www.bewiseful.com. This week, we talked with Reno about the power of connection, and why seeking out and strengthening connections is essential. SHOW NOTES 01:39 Why Reno started a company to help people make career connections 07:09 Reno's journey as a first-gen college grad from an immigrant, working class family to a successful career in the tech industry 11:54 Understanding the importance of building relationships 15:37 What people + culture leaders can do to make career advancement more inclusive 21:09 How Reno discovered his purpose 25:19 Meditation, reflection, and staying connected to what matters most 29:24 Connecting with Reno and what's next for Wiseful CONNECT WITH RENO LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/renoperry MEDITATION APP RECOMMENDATIONS Headspace: www.headspace.com Calm: www.calm.com See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb
January 05, 2021
Self-Awareness and Leadership Across Cultures with Diane Garza
Diane Garza is a bilingual, bicultural executive coach who specializes in helping leaders develop greater self-awareness, mindfulness, and emotional intelligence. She is the CEO and Founder of iCatalyze, a consulting firm offering coaching and training to clients in both English- and Spanish-speaking countries. Learn more at www.icatalyze.org. SHOW NOTES 01:11 Developing self-awareness as a leader 07:13 Mindfulness and emotional intelligence 11:29 Diane's journey to developing leaders across Latin America 15:58 Leading and coaching across cultures 22:07 How Diane found her purpose 28:37 Staying connected to faith and family 32:20 Getting in touch and what's next for Diane RESOURCE LINKS Self Awareness Log: https://tinyurl.com/selfawarenesslog Latina Leadership Lab: http://bit.ly/leadershiplab2020 BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS Search Inside Yourself by Chade-Meng Tan: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0062116932/ See all books recommended by Going Deeper podcast guests at https://a.co/87QNHOb
December 15, 2020
The Brain Science of Purpose with Dr. Britt Andreatta
Dr. Britt Andreatta's latest research explores the brain science of purpose, and how cultivating a sense of purpose can make a meaningful difference. Britt is an internationally recognized thought leader and expert on brain based learning solutions, and the author of several books including Wired to Grow (on the neuroscience of learning), Wired to Resist (on the neuroscience of change), and Wired to Connect (on the neuroscience of teams). Learn more about Britt and her work at www.brittandreatta.com. 01:36: The brain science of purpose. 06:12: What it means to have purpose. 11:10: Cultivating purpose at work. 15:44: Britt's journey of exploring purpose. 21:55: Spirituality, purpose and the brain. 26:57: Understanding purpose and privilege. 30:53: What Britt is working on next.
December 02, 2020
Welcome to Going Deeper with Nick Duggan [Trailer]
Join leadership coach Nick Duggan in exploring how you can make work more meaningful by leading from your soul. In each episode, we talk with thought leaders and innovative people + culture professionals about the latest insights on inclusion, authenticity, and meaningful work, along with new perspectives from depth psychology, workplace spirituality, and soul-centered leadership.
September 29, 2020