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LeaderVoices

LeaderVoices

By LeaderVoices Podcast
Are you driven to leave the world a better place? This podcast is for you.

Each episode, we dig into stories and sparks from “for-purpose” leaders, coaches, comedians, luminaries, and everyday heroes from around the globe. Tales of impact and failing forward, of aspirations and innovations — and the infinite and inspiring ways that social purpose leaders lead and make the world a better place.

Brought to you by the American Express Leadership Academy Alumni Network, The Arizona State University Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation, and LeaderStories.org

Audio Engineered by Buck Newman.
Produced by Drift Compatible Productions.

Special Thanks to Caitlin Johnson, Michael Chang, Ranjani Venkatakrishnan and Rick Bronson.

Visit our show page for resources and tools: LeaderVoices.global.
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Episode 5: A Period Piece - Menstruation and Leadership

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Episode 6: Bigger Than Depression
Could depression be an asset in your leadership? Elsie Ramsey, founder of the nonprofit Bigger than Depression, says it can. She says depression has helped her navigate workplaces, build lasting relationships, and promote her ideas. Comedian Tristan Bowling is in a different place in his journey. Sadhna talks with both about the profound insights they’ve learned about leading through and with depression and anxiety. In this episode: ●  Elsie Ramsey, American Express Leadership Academy Alum and Founder, Bigger than Depression ●  Tristan Bowling, comedian Full show notes and resources: LeaderVoices.global
01:09:18
August 01, 2022
Episode 5: A Period Piece - Menstruation and Leadership
Did you know that there are more than 5,000 euphemisms for menstrual period around the globe? It’s a truth of life that often shall not be named - literally. A recent study found that a third of male workers think it’s “inappropriate” to discuss anything to do with menstruation in the office. In this episode, we’re talking about it, with two thought-provoking leaders who have a lot to say on what it means to be a menstruator – from the perilous effects of menstrual stigma and sanitary supply gaps, to the power of “cycle syncing” and so much more. In this episode: ●  Wendy Aura, Executive Director, Young Women Leaders Connect (YWLC) ●  Alyx Coble Frakes, Co-Founder, The Agenda. Period.
01:00:20
June 08, 2022
Episode 4: Successor Success for Certain
Change is challenging, especially at the executive level. Studies show that the time period around a nonprofit founder’s departure is an especially vulnerable time for the organization. In this episode, Sadhna links up with two powerful leaders who stepped into CEO roles when their founders passed them the leadership torch. With the right approach and support, successor success is certain. Guests: Abby Robinson, Claire Louge
01:04:55
December 21, 2021
Episode 3: Rockstar Women Equalizing Gender Gaps
Not all rock stars are household names. In this episode, Sadhna introduces us to two rock star women — Wendy Rockwell and Jaclyn Boyes — who are changing the world with their passion, power, and impact on policy. Through their determination to impact not just their own careers but expand opportunities for others, these women are leaving a mark on the globe that will transcend generations. From equal pay to racial justice, these rock stars are rocking it!
40:18
July 20, 2021
Episode 2: The Dream Theme
Are you relentless in the pursuit of your dreams? Sadhna sits down with Mbao Ngula, director of ProjectEDUCATE and stand- up comedian Paul Virzi to talk about following one’s dreams with passion and purpose. ... For a dream without a plan is simply a wish. Find full show notes, tools and more at LeaderVoices.global ***** If you haven’t listened to Episode 1: Dream Big, Dream Bold, you don’t need to listen to it first, but you won’t want to miss it! *****
39:26
July 19, 2021
Highlights - Episode 1: Dream Big, Dream Bold
Each episode, we dig into stories and sparks from “for-purpose” leaders, coaches, comedians, luminaries, and everyday heroes from around the globe. Tales of impact and failing forward, of aspirations and innovations -- and the infinite and inspiring ways that social purpose leaders lead and make the world a better place. Brought to you by the American Express Leadership Academy Alumni Network.
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May 21, 2021
What are you listening to? (Trailer 2)
Each episode, we dig into stories and sparks from “for-purpose” leaders, coaches, comedians, luminaries, and everyday heroes from around the globe. Tales of impact and failing forward, of aspirations and innovations -- and the infinite and inspiring ways that social purpose leaders lead and make the world a better place. Brought to you by the American Express Leadership Academy Alumni Network.
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May 21, 2021
Episode 1: Dream Big, Dream Bold
Are you dreaming sufficiently? Yes, that’s a thing. Sadhna sits down with Wesner Pierre, Senior Managing Director of Programs at Harlem Children’s Zone, on how he mapped a big, bold dream - and made it his reality. Some very special insight from Executive Leadership Coach, Brian Wood (who after a 30-minute session, inspired Sadhna to quit her job) and 72-year-old breakout comic star Billy O’Connor. A look at the psychology of dreaming as a leader: creating a “happy list,” setting big goals, staying focused, bringing others along, and not stopping there. Find full show notes, tools and more at LeaderVoices.global
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May 21, 2021
Did you hear that? (Trailer 1)
Each episode, we dig into stories and sparks from “for-purpose” leaders, coaches, comedians, luminaries, and everyday heroes from around the globe. Tales of impact and failing forward, of aspirations and innovations -- and the infinite and inspiring ways that social purpose leaders lead and make the world a better place. Brought to you by the American Express Leadership Academy Alumni Network.
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April 28, 2021