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Mind Your Leadership

Mind Your Leadership

By Keren Tsuk
In this podcast, I will talk with thought leaders, CEOs, and managers from various organizations about leading mindfully. We will learn from their experience and talk about how they implement mindful leadership in their day-to-day organizational culture.
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Leading By Creating Engagement with Michael King
Check out my podcast episode with guest Michael King where we discuss the best ways for leaders to communicate their goals, how to reach them successfully, T.E.A.M.S. methodology, and the different programs that Michael King offers to his aspiring leaders. 
34:53
May 03, 2022
Leading Mindful Life and Work with Jonathan Reynolds
Jonathan Reynolds is the founder and CEO of Mindful Life, Mindful Work Inc., a leadership development company based in San Francisco that focuses on leadership development that addresses the intersection of self-awareness and team performance. Since 1997, Reynolds has trained extensively in the discipline of mindfulness. His work with leaders emphasizes practical and straightforward ways to improve performance, efficiency, and workplace cultures by integrating mindfulness sensibilities. In this episode, we will talk about what it requires to lead mindfully, the challenges leaders face nowadays, and how to overcome them.  To learn more about Mindful Life, Mindful Work: https://www.mindfullifemindfulwork.com/
32:53
April 10, 2022
Leading a Business with Robert Towle
Today's speaker is Robert Towle whose career has lead him to traditional finance roles, including vice president of finance and CFO roles, into being a consultant in 2013. Since then, he has worked with a wide variety of clients including the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Panasonic, the Iowa University System, University of California-Davis, First Data (now Fiserv), and the International Baccalaureate. Today's podcast will discuss the key procedures to a rapid recovery when you make a mistake, mistake-proofing and adding value to your team, introduce the program "Eliminate S.T.U.P.I.D." and explain how to improve efficiency in the workplace.
29:21
March 21, 2022
Leading Sales with Amanda Abelia
Today's speaker is Amanda Abelia. She is an award-winning content creator, keynote speaker, and business coach who specializes in helping business owners gain increased revenue with potential to fund a more affluent lifestyle. Amanda has helped her clients achieve 90% close rates while closing multiple five-figure deals. She has been featured in many prestigious publications such as The Huffington Post and Forbes Magazine. Today's podcast will discuss the advantages of sales skills, online marketing strategies and systems, the hiring process, business process and systems, as well as transforming your career from a freelance/self-employed worker to a C-level executive. 
28:43
March 08, 2022
Leading Great Communication with Richard Newman
Today's guest is Richard Newman. The founder and CEO of Body Talk. Richard is a keynote speaker, coach, author, and speechwriter, winning the coveted Cicero Grand Prize for Best Speechwriter of the Year.   This episode will speak about body talk and non-verbal communication, Richard's experience in life among the Tibetan monks, and more.
28:01
February 06, 2022
Heart Centered Leadership with Deb Crowe
Today's guest is Deborha. Deborah is an executive and business coach. She has 31+ years of global experience in top Fortune 500 companies in Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia, leading and coaching C-suite leaders, executive and senior management professionals, and their teams. She is the host of the imperfect: The Heart-Centered Leadership PodcastShe. This episode will speak about leading by connecting our hearts and qualities like compassion, empathy, and more.
23:15
January 16, 2022
Leading by Amplifying Human Potential with Frank Fitzpatrick
Today's guest is Frank Fitzpatrick. Frank is the author of the book: Amplified: Unleash Your Potential Through the Power of Music. Frank is a multi-platinum music producer, international keynote speaker, social entrepreneur, and wellness expert redefining human potential through the convergence of health, music, entertainment, and technology. This episode will speak about increasing our presence and unleashing potential through music, embodiment, and much more! I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did! To find more about the book:https://www.amazon.com/Amplified-Unleash-Potential-Through-Power/dp/1737103400
35:24
December 27, 2021
Leading by Creating Hype with Michael F. Schein
Today's guest is Michael F. Schein, author of The Hype Handbook, published by McGraw Hill. Michael is the head Hype Man at MicroFame Media. He's worked with clients ranging from The Medici Group to Magento and has spoken to audiences from the Northeastern United States to the southeastern coast of China. This conversation is an especially fun one. We are speaking about hype marketing. We explore how to lead our marketing activities from passion and spark to offer our unique services and products.  To find more about the book: https://www.amazon.com/Hype-Handbook-Indispensable-Propagandists-Self-Promoters/dp/126047013X/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1636563680&sr=8-1
32:54
December 05, 2021
Leading by Finding Your Voice with Paul N Larsen
I this episode, I speak with Paul L Larsen. Paul is a coach, author, and educator. As an Impostor Syndrome survivor,  Paul has learned to tame his fake and fraud voice. He has successfully coached hundreds of leaders and teams to celebrate their Impostor and find their voice of confidence so that they share their inspiration with others. He is the author of the award-winning coaching book, “Find Your VOICE as a Leader”™ (2016, Aviva Publishing). In this episode, we speak about finding our voice as leaders. However, not only finding our voice but also speaking it out loud.  To learn more about Paul: www.paulnlarsen.com
32:22
November 14, 2021
Leading Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with Dr. Robin Rosenberg
In this episode, I will speak with Robin S. Rosenberg, Ph.D., the CEO and Founder of Live in Their World. Robin is a clinical psychologist and author. She was the lead author of a study to investigate using “VR for good.” Over the years, she has combined her interest in immersive technologies with her coaching and clinical experiences to foster a deeper understanding of empathy in the workplace. In this episode, we will talk about creating workplaces with more empathy and how to enable more diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. To learn more about Dr. Robin Rosenberg: https://www.liveintheirworld.com/
31:22
October 24, 2021
Leading by Creating Magic at Work with Amy Lynn Durham
In this episode I speak with Amy Lynn Durham. Amy is the CEO of “Create Magic at Work” and a U.C. Berkeley Certified Executive Coach. Amy has spent years in the corporate world successfully managing hundreds of employees for private and publicly traded companies. Her company, Create Magic At Work’s intention is to offer Spiritual Intelligence (SQ) and Emotional Intelligence (EQ) tools to energize and transform the workplace. In this episode we will speak about what does it mean to create magic at work. And how we can create an engaging and harmony workplace that will improve profits and employee engagement. To learn more about Amy: https://createmagicatwork.net/about-1
37:36
October 03, 2021
Leading by Creating Connections with Dr. Carole Robin
It’s all about connection!  You know this feeling that you meet someone, and it feels as you have known each other for decades? This is how I felt when I connected with Dr. Carole Robin.  I had the privilege to host Dr. Carole Robin as a guest on my podcast. Dr. Carole Robin is the author of the book Connect: Building Exceptional Relationships with Family, Friends, and Colleagues. She is an award-winning teacher in leadership and director of the Arbuckle Leadership Fellows Program at Stanford Graduate School of Business before co-founding Leaders in Tech, which brings the principles and process of “Touchy Feely” to executives in Silicon Valley. In this episode, we talk about the importance of showing up as leaders, how to bring our complete selves to the workplace, and the importance of expressing our emotions to be present and connect.  To learn more about the book: https://connectandrelate.com
42:51
September 12, 2021
Leading Mindfully with Wendy Ryan
In this episode, I will speak with Wendy Ryan. Wendy is the CEO of Kadabra, an interdisciplinary team of leadership and change experts based in Silicon Valley, California. In addition to her work with Kadabra, Wendy is an active mentor, strategic advisor, and angel investor in early-stage, BIPOC, LGBTQ++, and women-led companies and advocates for expanding diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the investor and business ecosystem. Wendy is the author of Learn Lead Lift. In this episode, we will have a conversation about what it means to be a leader and how to lead in these challenging times. To learn more about Wendy Ryan work: Learn Lead Lift. https://www.wearekadabra.com/learn-lead-lift/
30:45
August 23, 2021
Leading in order to Flourish with Chris Marhefka
In this episode, I will speak with Chris Marhefka. Chris is the CEO and Facilitator at Training Camp for the Soul and the Founder and Facilitator of the Embodied Man Community and Retreats. In this episode, we will speak about what it means to thrive and create self-awareness and a free choice and not acting upon our automatic behaviors and survival mode. And much more. To learn more about Chris Marhefka: https://www.chrismarhefka.com/
38:19
August 01, 2021
Leading Challenging Interactions with Dr. Katrina Burrus
In this episode, I will speak with Dr. Katerina Burrus. Dr. Katrina Burrus, CEO/founder of Excellent Executive Coaching LLC, is known for "Fast-tracking leaders to the C-Suite and Beyond" and for "Transforming Brilliant Jerks into Inspiring Leaders."  In this episode, we will talk about handling challenging interactions with employees and colleagues and how to help them transform into inspiring leaders. 
31:58
July 11, 2021
Resonant Leadership with Shlomo Shoham
In this episode, I speak with Shlomo Shoam. Judge (ret.) Shlomo Shoham served as the first Commissioner for Future Generations and a legal advisor to the Constitution Law and Justice Committee in the Israeli Parliament. In the last 25 years, he is a meditation teacher.  He is the founder of the Sustainable Global Leadership Academy, which trains promising young leaders to create global transformation. In this episode, we speak about leading from presence, fulfilling our higher purpose, and what does it mean resonant leadership.
27:54
June 20, 2021
Leading with Adaptability with Ira Wolfe
In this episode, I speak with Ira S Wolfe is a “Millennial trapped in a Baby Boomer body” and president of Poised for the Future Company, founder of Success Performance Solutions, a TEDx Speaker, Top 5 Global Thought Leader on Future of Work, and HR (Thinkers360), author of Recruiting in the Age of Googlization. We speak about adaptive leadership and the need to developed a new ability to unlearn.
35:33
May 30, 2021
Leading with Emotional Intelligence with Robin Hills
In this episode, I speak with Robin Hills. Robin is the director of Ei4Change, a company specializing in educational training, coaching, and personal development focused around emotional intelligence, positive psychology, and neuroscience. In the episode, we will speak about what does it mean to lead with emotional intelligence. 
32:50
May 10, 2021
Leading by Tapping Into Our Inner Wisdom at LinkedIn with Scott Shute
I am happy to share a promo to the next episode of the Mind Your Leadership podcast. In this podcast, I speak with Scott Shute, the Head of Mindfulness and Compassion at LinkedIn. Scott blends his lifelong practice and passion with his practical leadership and operations experience in his current role.  His mission is to change work from the inside out by “mainstreaming mindfulness” and “operationalizing compassion.” He is the author of the book The Full Body Yes, available in May 2021.  We will speak about mindfulness, compassion, and how to tap into our inner wisdom and be more mindful and present. 
36:05
April 25, 2021
Leading Brave Conversations with Elisabeth Cardiello
In this episode, I speak with Elisabeth Cardiello the Founder of Brave Conversations Over Coffee® & Caffe Unimatic, Inc. She is helping teams use coffee and conversation as a way to increase trust, inclusion, and performance. We will speak about showing up and daring to be present and lead brave conversations. 
36:40
April 12, 2021
Leading Mindfulness in SAP's Culture with Naomi Weisz
In this episode, I will speak with Naomi Weitz; she is the global HR at SAP and responsible for implementing mindfulness in SAP’s culture in Israel. Today we will speak about what it means to implement mindfulness in day-to-day culture, beyond decreasing stress. How to do it, and what are the benefits of implimanting mindfulness in the organization's culture. 
33:50
March 29, 2021
Leading from a New Entrepreneurial Mindset with Ronen Gafni
In this episode, I will speak with Ronen Gafni. Ronen Is a business philosopher, game creator, CEO ofFreshBiz, and Author of 'The New Entrepreneurs. We will talk about what does it mean to be an entrepreneur in these transformative times. And how to embrace the new paradigm in order to succeed in the business world. 
28:08
March 14, 2021
Leading Innovative Entrepreneurship with Dr. Jacob Mendel
In this episode, I speak with Dr. Jacob Mendel. Dr. Jacob Mendel is the head of cybersecurity studies and Senior lecturer at Coller School of Management at Tel-Aviv University. He is an accomplished executive with over two decades of experience in Emerging Businesses, specializing in cybersecurity. He is a serial entrepreneur; and has been the CEO and Co-Founder of SCsquare Ltd., where he founded a business enabler for advanced cybersecurity technologies.  In the episode, we speak about being an entrepreneur and what are the crucial elements that leaders and entrepreneurs need to embrace nowadays to lead their startups and companies to be innovative and in the cutting-edge, and much more. More about Dr. Jacob Mendel:  https://en-coller.tau.ac.il/profile/jacobmendel www.linkedin.com/in/dr-jacob-mendel-83650062
32:20
February 28, 2021
Leading for Increased Resilience with Stephanie Dalfonzo
In this episode, I speak with Stephanie Dalfonzo, an Integrative Hypnotist. Stephanie helps people create incredible life changes. Stephanie is also the author of  "Goodbye Anxiety, Hello Freedom, How To Build Resilience, and Overcome Anxiety." We will speak about how we can stop acting upon our automatic patterns and better deal with anxiety and stress in these challenging times. 
30:21
February 14, 2021
Leading by Doing Well and Being Well with Megan McNealy
In this podcast, I speak with Megan McNealy, a senior vice president and wealth mgmt advisor at one of the world's largest financial firms; and she serves senior corporate executives. Motivated by a burnout-induced health experience (two autoimmune diseases and cancer) and triumphant revival, she simultaneously founded a well-being and success-focused entrepreneurial venture to help workforce leaders and their employees understand that we can both do and BE well. She wrote a book Reinvent the Wheel: How Top Leaders Leverage Well-Being for Success. In the podcast, we talk about the ability to “DO well and BE well.” More about Megan McNealy: www.meganmcnealy.com
34:23
January 31, 2021
Leading by Creating and Holding the Space with Kane Minkus
In this episode, I speak with Kane Minkus, the founder & President of Industry Rockstar® a global Publishing & Portfolio Investment Company that helps businesses thrive and grow. We talked about the connection between growing your business and developing and evolving as a human being. We talked about the importance of leaders to continue to grow, evolve, and pursue a growth mindset to live fully and thrive. For more information about industry Rockstar: https://kaneandalessia.com/
35:03
January 17, 2021
21st Century Leadership with Aga and Łukasz
In this episode, I speak with Aga and Łukasz Szóstek, the hosts of Catching the Next Wave podcast (www.catchingthenextwavepodcast.com) in which they inspire leaders to reflect on the possibilities and challenges of 21st-century leadership. In this episode, I bring a part of the full episode in which they interviewed me about leadership in the 21 century. We talked about the meaning of leadership nowadays and the implications. 
31:31
January 03, 2021
Leading Your Own Story with Donna Griffit
In this episode, I will speak with Donn Griffit. Donna is a Corporate Storyteller, she has worked globally for over 16 years with Fortune 500 companies, Start-Ups, and investors in a wide variety of industries. Donna has the ability to magically spin raw data into compelling stories that captivate audiences and drive to results. We will talk about the meaning of storytelling and what’s the connection between telling your own story and being mindful and present. To learn more, visit DonnaGriffit.com
32:37
December 20, 2020
Leading Remotely with Udi Gavish
In the episode, I will speak with Udi Gavish, a  Senior Manager in Intel, Executive Coach, and Mediator, about the main challenges in managing remotely and how we can overcome them.
35:47
December 06, 2020
Implementing Mindfulness as Part of the Corporate Culture with Cheryl Jones
In this episode, I will talk to Cheryl Jones. Cheryl is the Founder of The Mindful Path and former Director of Mindfulness at Aetna. She holds undergrad and master’s degrees in Health and Exercise Science. Cheryl is extensively trained as a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) teacher and holds a Certificate in Spirituality from the University of Saint Joseph. She is the author of Thriving When Your Cosmic Egg Is Cracked: A Mindful Journey. We will talk about various aspects of implementing mindfulness in the day-to-day and in the corporate culture. 
38:46
November 22, 2020
Leading with Feminine Qualities with Orly Carmon
In this podcast, I will speak with Orly Carmon. Orly Carmon is the founder and CEO of ORCA- Global Leadership & Networking, the first and largest global networking organization for Israeli women living abroad, with 23,000 members living in 50 countries. We will speak about authenticity, vulnerability, and leading with feminine qualities.
35:08
November 08, 2020
Leading from Intimacy with Tuval Chomut
In this episode, I will talk with Tuval Chomut. Tuval s a Chief Solutions Officer at eToro’s. In his previous role, he was the CEO of the digital marketing company, Clicktale. Tuval brings over 2-decades of experience in entrepreneurship and start-up management. In the episode, we will talk about what does it mean to lead mindfully in these challnging times and what we need to take into account when leading nowdays. 
38:13
October 25, 2020
Leading Innovation with Adi Mazor Kario
In this episode, I will talk with Adi Mazor Kario, an innovation expert and the founder of Invincible Innovation. We will talk about leading innovation and the connection between dealing with the unknown, mindfulness, and innovation.  You can find more about Adi's activity here https://www.invincibleinnovation.com/
32:26
October 12, 2020
Leading from Curiosity and Being an Enabler with Hagith Malul
In this episode, I will talk with Hagit Malul. Hagith Malul is a Chief of Staff and VP Operations at LivePerson Israel. For 15 years, Hagith held several senior HR positions, but in the last seven years, she moved leading innovation and operations at eBay and LivePerson. We will talk about the ability to be mindful and open-minded to identify new opportunities and enable innovation and creativity to emerge.
27:04
October 08, 2020
How to Integrate High Performance Business Results Through Mindfulness with Andrew Scheffer
In this episode, I will talk with Andrew Scheffer. We will talk about the connection between meditation and our business results. Andrew has an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has built a career in Wealth Management while training for over 10,000 hours with world-leading meditation teachers and Buddhist Monks for more than 30 decades.
40:55
September 14, 2020
How To Lead for High Gear Sales? with Nadene Cherry
In this episode, I will talk with Nadene Cherry about the connection between mindfulness and leading sales. And how mindfulness can increase our sales performance. 
31:36
August 31, 2020
Are You Ready for Your Hero Journey? with Nilima Bhat
In this episode, I will talk with Nilima Bhat about what does shakti leadership means, and how we can better lead in these uncertain times. 
36:04
August 16, 2020
Being an Embodied Leader with Russell Delman
In this episode,  I will talk with Russell Delman about the importance of being embodied in our bodies. And how it can help us lead from presence and center. 
28:09
August 10, 2020
Leading with Improvisational Genius: Are You Ready? with Dr. Peter Hershock
In this episode, I will talk with Dr. Peter Hershock about what does it mean to lead nowadays. And how being an improvisational genius can help us be on the cutting edge.
41:10
August 02, 2020
Leading Well Being with Talya Landau
For many years this was two parallel tracks in her life until she realized that her mission is to bring wellbeing into the organization. Over the past couple of years, she has created programs for employees to make this a reality.
35:15
July 26, 2020
A Mindful Approach to Creativity with Elad Mishan
In this episode, I will talk with Elad Mishan, co-Founder and creative director of Firma, a business design agency. We will talk about How to lead mindfully a creative company 
34:02
July 19, 2020
How to Nourish Mindfulness and Growth Mindset in Microsoft and Personal Life with Charles Morris
This episode, I talked with Charles Morris, a learning & development leader and mindfulness pioneer at Microsoft. We talked about mindfulness, leadership, and how he is implementing it in Microsoft.
36:53
July 10, 2020