Developing The Leader Within Podcast
By Enrique Acosta Gonzalez
Become a Paid Subscriber: https://anchor.fm/triadleadershipsolutions/subscribe Hello and welcome to Developing The Leader Within Podcast, an award-winning podcast where I interview the top players in the leadership arena and we dissect leadership, management, and career development from all angles. My name is Enrique Acosta Gonzalez and I use my more than twenty years of experience in leadership development to dig deep into complex issues and bring you the answers you were looking for. If a topic resonates with you and you would like to explore how to overcome it, reach out to me at https://calendly.com/triadleadershipsolutions to discuss ways to succeed.
Episode 156: Redefining success with Anna Lundberg.
In this episode, I speak with Anna Lundberg (business mentor and life coach) about redefining success. Anna gives us a little bit about her background and her work in the leadership arena and guiding others through their success journey. She starts off with what success means to her and the three things she feels make up success for her. Anna explains how success is tied to purpose and how you can achieve success through different areas. She unveils her five L model and how you can apply it to your life. Anna discusses what you can do when challenges come during success and what types of education can aid and impact your success to make you better. She finishes by addressing the traps of success and how you can avoid them. To get a hold of Anna: LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/annaselundberg Company Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/company/one-step-outside Company Website: https://onestepoutside.com IG, Facebook, and Youtube: @annaselundberg Book: OUTSIDE OF THE 9 TO 5. https://www.amazon.com/Outside-practical-profitable-flexibility-fulfilment/dp/1999700724/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2P1VTZC50C3NR&keywords=outside+of+the+9+to+5&qid=1675650278&sprefix=outside+of+the+9+to+5%2Caps%2C93&sr=8-1 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass: https://www.supapass.com Southern, Sweet, & Sassy Coffee: https://www.linkedin.com/company/southern-sweet-sassy https://badasscoffeecauses.com/pages/s3-coffee-co Use DTLWPODCAST at checkout for your discount Hawchester London: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hawchester-watches-london Website: www.hawchester.com Use TRIAD25 at checkout for your discount
February 06, 2023
Episode 155: Establishing a healthy mindset with Louise Valentine.
In this episode, I speak with Louise Valentine (CEO of Breaking Through Wellness.com) about establishing a health mindset. Louise shared with us her health journey as a young girl and how she overcame her challenges. She also tells us about her company and her entrepreneurial endeavor. She explains what role health and fitness have in your career and how to start getting your physiology to work for you and not against you. Louise speaks about how a company can encourage their people towards a top mind and body performance and the mistakes some people make when working on improving their health and fitness. We finish with how leaders can avoid the burn-out factor in their pursuit of health. To get in contact with Louise: LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/louise-valentine-mph Website: https://www.breakingthroughwellness.com IG and Facebook: @breakingthroughwellness This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass: https://www.supapass.com Southern, Sweet, & Sassy Coffee: https://www.linkedin.com/company/southern-sweet-sassy https://badasscoffeecauses.com/pages/s3-coffee-co Use DTLWPODCAST at checkout for your discount Hawchester London: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hawchester-watches-london Use TRIAD25 at checkout for your discount
January 30, 2023
Episode 154: Bridging understanding for leaders with Yvonne Alston.
In this episode, I speak with Yvonne Alston (CEO & Founder of Indelible Impressions Consulting, LLC) about bridging the understanding of culture and DE&I among leaders at all levels. Yvonne tells us a little about her background and how she got into the culture and DE&I space. We discuss where the United States is in regard to these areas. Yvonne speaks about the areas she feels are choke points in regard to leaders within culture and DE&I. She explains what a company can do to bridge their understanding of these issues and where leaders can get closer to hitting the mark in their efforts to support. We finish off by discussing where she sees us five years from now in our efforts to bridge our collective understanding of our roles in culture and DE&I. To get in touch with Yvonne: LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yvonnealston Company Website: http://www.indelible-consulting.com Company LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/company/indelible-impressions-consulting-llc IG and Facebook: @indelible_impressions_cons , Indelible Impressions Consulting, LLC Youtube: @indelibleimpressionsconsul1802 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass: https://www.supapass.com Southern, Sweet, & Sassy Coffee: https://www.linkedin.com/company/southern-sweet-sassy https://badasscoffeecauses.com/pages/s3-coffee-co Use DTLWPODCAST at checkout for your discount Hawchester London: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hawchester-watches-london Use TRIAD25 at checkout for your discount
January 23, 2023
Episode 153: Multi-Sensory Experiential Music for Leaders with Jeena Earthiva.
In this episode, I speak with Jeena Earthiva (Singer and Founder of Conscious Music Code) about how multi-sensory experiential music can help your well-being and help you become a better leader. Jeena tells us her story of becoming a singer in Bollywood and how losing her gift propelled her to the next journey in life. She explains what multi-sensory experiential music is and how she employs it in her sessions. We discuss why leaders need to consider this method of well-being in their workplaces, and how it combats limiting beliefs and negative thought patterns. Jeena describes how you can position this technique in your organization and how to address areas of struggle with implementation. To get a hold of Jeena: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeenaearthiva https://www.linkedin.com/company/conscious-music-code Website: https://www.consciousmusiccode.com Use this Discount Code at checkout: CMC53 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass: https://www.supapass.com Southern, Sweet, & Sassy Coffee: https://www.linkedin.com/company/southern-sweet-sassy https://badasscoffeecauses.com/pages/s3-coffee-co Use DTLWPODCAST at checkout for your discount Hawchester London: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hawchester-watches-london Use TRIAD25 at checkout for your discount
January 16, 2023
Episode 152: Navigating the pivot with Dr. Clarence M. Lee, Jr.
In this episode, I speak with Dr. Clarence M. Lee, Jr. (President & CEO at Exhort Health) about pivoting and how you can navigate a safe journey. Clarence shares his multifaceted background and how he went from college basketball to a flight surgeon and medical doctor. He has seen many pivots in his life and he helps us see the different things that can aid or hinder your journey. He speaks about how to process the time to pivot, how to address fears, what to consider before pivoting, and what to look for during your pivot moment. He also talks about whether you should settle when you finally get to your new destination and a few things he has learned from his pivots. To get in contact with Dr. Clarence M. Lee, Jr: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drclarenceleejr Websites: http://clarenceleejr.com , http://exhorthealth.com IG and FB: @drclarenceleejr Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@DrClarenceLeeJr Books: https://www.amazon.com/stores/author/B00KKVBUP8/allbooks?ingress=0&visitId=d23d13c3-db6a-4121-bffd-64af71539932&store_ref=ap_rdr&ref_=ap_rdr This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass: https://www.supapass.com Southern, Sweet, & Sassy Coffee: https://www.linkedin.com/company/southern-sweet-sassy https://badasscoffeecauses.com/pages/s3-coffee-co Use DTLWPODCAST at checkout for your discount Hawchester London: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hawchester-watches-london Use TRIAD25 at checkout for your discount
January 09, 2023
Episode 151: Self-development for Broken Men with Craig Siegel.
In this first episode of 2023 and season 4, I speak with Craig Landon Siegel (Founder of Cultivate Lasting Symphony) about broken men and what they can do to get repaired. Craig shares a little of his background and the mission of CLS and what it stands for. He speaks about the role mindset has in the repairing process, and why structure is so important if you want to be made whole. Craig also speaks about accountability and the impact it has on you mending your wounds. He explains how modeling, anchoring, and relationships are vital to you strengthening your journey to becoming the healed version of yourself. To get a hold of Craig: Website: https://www.cultivatelastingsymphony.com Social Media: @craigsiegel_cls Text Community: 917-634-3796 LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/craig-landon-siegel This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com
January 02, 2023
Episode 150: The Leadership Source Code with Dov Baron.
In this final 2022 season 3 episode, I have the honor to speak with Dov Baron about the leadership source code. Baron shares a bit of his history and how he got into the emotional source code and the five levels of consciousness. We discuss areas where leaders are missing the mark and how they can get to the bottom of their issues. Dov explains the emotional source code as it pertains to leadership and the true reason why you do what you do. To get a hold of Dov: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: https://dovbaron.com Dov's books: https://www.amazon.com/stores/Dov-Baron/author/B001KEE4HK?ref=ap_rdr&store_ref=ap_rdr&isDramIntegrated=true&shoppingPortalEnabled=true This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com
December 29, 2022
Episode 149: Using your artistic leadership with Joya Cousin.
In this, season three final episode, I speak with Joya Cousin (Owner of Joya Cousin Fine Art) about using your artistic leadership. Joya gives us her background from being a CEO of a telecommunications company to finding the joy of art. She describes the parallels between art and leadership and how leaders can find their artistic side. Joya also speaks about how leaders can find their artistic side and discover all the colors on their palettes and help others to do the same. She shares the one thing she wishes leaders will do in 2023 and going forward. To get in touch with Joya visit: Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joyacousin Website: http://www.joyacousin.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com
December 26, 2022
Episode 148: How to prevent burnout in 2023 with Dr. Diana Londoño.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Dr. Diana Londoño (Founder of Physiciancoachsupport.com) about burnout and what you can do about it in 2023. Diana tells us a little about her background and her focus on physicians and the medical industry. She defines burnout and the different indicators for you to know if you may be there. We cover what we can do independently to prevent burnout in our lives and the role leaders have to make sure they are first taken care of and then what they can do for their team members to help them not become burned out. She shares some resources to ensure your 2023 is not a continuation down the road of burnout. To get a hold of Dr. Londoño: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dianalondonomd/ Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter: dianalondonomd Website: https://dianalondonomd.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com Visit our podcast website at: https://developingtheleaderwithinpodcast.supapass.xyz
December 19, 2022
Episode 147: A clear vision for the new year with Coach M J Tolan.
In this podcast episode, we speak with Coach M J Tolan (Entrepreneur, Coach, Best-Selling Author, and Speaker) about the power of Vision and setting one for 2023. MJ gives us a little history of his 30-year international entrepreneurial journey, and his coming back to America. He shares what he believes vision is, why it's important, and how you can establish one through your why. He also speaks about how patience is critical to have when it comes to vision and what can happen if you don't have it. MJ explains how a different perspective can get you through the challenges in your vision and why writing it down will help you cast it appropriately. To get a hold of M J: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/motivationalspeakertolan Website: http://coachmjtolan.com Training Programs: http://www.worldclassinstitute.net This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com Visit our website at: https://developingtheleaderwithinpodcast.supapass.xyz
December 12, 2022
Episode 146: Strengthening your financial posture for 2023 with Andy Wang.
In this episode, I speak with Andy Wang (Financial Advisor and Podcaster) about getting your finances in order to ensure a prosperous 2023. As leaders one of the areas that we are challenged with is finances. Andy shares with us his story of how he got into the financial world and how he continues a family legacy of financial advisors. He speaks about his definition of personal finances and the current financial climate in our nation and around the world. Andy tells us about ways to prevent the mismanagement of finances, how to strengthen your relationship with finances, and what you should consider about finances. To get in touch with Andy: Websites: https://runnymede.com (Company) https://inspiredmoney.fm (Podcast) This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com
December 05, 2022
Episode 145: How to use sustainability to enhance your leadership with Rebecca "Wilcox" Gwynne.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Rebecca "Wilcox" Gwynne (Elemental Creative and Sustainability Champion) about using sustainability to strengthen your leadership. Wilcox shares a little of her backstory and how sustainability became the focus of her work. She shares what sustainability is and why it's so important. We also discuss what leaders are missing when it comes to sustainability, how we can incorporate sustainability into our leadership roles, and what to consider when adding sustainability methods to your leadership execution. To get in contact with Wilcox: Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/wilcoxrebecca Email: email@example.com To get help with sustainability: https://www.enkindleglobal.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions Our podcast is sponsored by SupaPass https://www.supapass.com
November 28, 2022
Episode 144: How to find your voice in leadership with Sylvie Lui.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Sylvie Lui (Executive Voice, Accent & Communications Coach) about how you can find, harness, and use your voice as a leader to help your career, people, and organization. Sylvie shares a little bit about her. She tells us about what got her into the voice arena, and what she believes are the greatest mistakes she has seen leaders make with using their voice. We get into why is the harnessing of your voice so important and why she thinks people struggle with using their voices. We finish with one thing leaders can do today to start using their voice. To get a hold of Sylvie, visit: Websites: https://voicetraininginlondon.co.uk (Company) https://slvconlineacademy.com LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sylvie-lui Email: firstname.lastname@example.org IG & FB: @slvcvoicecoach This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
November 21, 2022
Episode 143: How to design your way to success with Charlene Brown.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Charlene Brown (Owner, Bklyn Custom Designs) about how you can design your way to success through your website. Charlene shares the purpose of a website and the greatest mistakes she sees in websites when people reach out for her services. She explains why design is important to our message and some things people need to consider before throwing together a DIY website. Charlene gives us her best advice for those struggling with website design challenges and how she can help if you are there. To get a hold of Charlene: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/charlenevbrown/ Website: https://www.bklyncustomdesigns.com/ Email: email@example.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
November 14, 2022
Episode 142: Marine Corps Birthday celebration and leadership with SEAC Bryan B. Battaglia.
In this podcast episode, I speak with SEAC Bryan B. Battaglia (2nd SEAC to the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff) about the Marine Corps birthday and his leadership journey to becoming SEAC. We discuss pivotal moments he learned from the most, and those who were instrumental and made an impact on his career. SEAC shares his thoughts about the future of the Marine Corps and some wisdom from his time in service. We finish our discussion with some advice for those considering military service. To get a hold of SEAC Battaglia: LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bryanbbattaglia This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
November 07, 2022
Episode 141: How to develop a positive mindset with Juliet Bellagambi.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Juliet Bellagambi (Positivity Mindset and Empowerment Coach) about leadership and a positive mindset. Juliet shares her background and how she got started on her positive mindset journey. She speaks about some of the reasons why we struggle with having a positive mindset and when positivity became a thing for her. Juliet tells us the ways leaders can go from negativity to positivity, the difference between optimism and positivity, and her best advice for those struggling with being positive. To get a hold of Juliet, visit her LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/julietbellagambi This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Are you looking to get better at leadership? Book a call today. https://calendly.com/triadleadershipsolutions
October 31, 2022
Episode 140: How to become a vulnerable leader with Carl Shawn Watkins.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Carl Shawn Watkins (Vulnerability & DEI Consultant) about vulnerability and how leaders need to employ it. Carl shares his background and what got him into the vulnerability and DEI space. He describes vulnerability from his perspective and shares his first vulnerable moment. He talks about how leaders can understand and employ vulnerability and the difference between vulnerability and too much sharing. He speaks about how leadership can develop a healthy relationship with vulnerability and gives us his best advice to those struggling with being vulnerable. To get a hold of carl, visit https://carlshawnwatkins.com or @Carl Shawn Watkins at his LinkedIn, IG, or Facebook page. This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
October 24, 2022
Episode 139: How to become better at parenting with April Hernandez Castillo.
In this podcast episode, I speak with April Hernandez Castillo (Actor, Author, and Speaker) about leadership and parenting. She gives us her background and her journey to acting and writing a book. We discuss What parenting is and her relationship with her parents. We speak about how parents lose touch with parenting and ways they can improve. April speaks about how leadership development can influences your parenting role. We end the episode with April sharing her best advice to those struggling as parents or about to become parents. To get a hold of April: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/april-hernandez-castillo-7ab7a944 To order her book: https://amzn.to/3CKLox4 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
October 17, 2022
Episode 138: Leadership and the Navy birthday with Fleet Master Chief Johannes J. Gonzalez.
In this podcast episode, I go to Naples, Italy, and speak with Fleet Master Chief Johannes J. Gonzalez (Fleet Master Chief, Sixth Fleet, US Naval Forces Europe-Africa). Fleet speaks about his journey in the Navy, what pivotal leadership moments he learned from the most, who was instrumental and impacted his career, his thoughts concerning the future of the US Navy, and leadership tips for new Sailors. To get in contact with Fleet Gonzalez: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/johannes-gonzalez-2b2755ba Email: firstname.lastname@example.org This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
October 13, 2022
Episode 137: Leadership and Technology with Dimitry Ortiz.
In this podcast episode, we continue our Hispanic Heritage celebration and go to Guatemala to speak with Dimitry Ortiz (RPA Project Manager, Simply Automate). Dimitry shares with us his story and how he got into technology. He details his desire for innovation through computer science and coding. We speak about why it's essential for Hispanics/Latino's learn and get into STEM and STEAM. He also speaks about how young Latinos/Latinas can get into these fields even when they do not have the encouragement or resources. We close our discussion with where he sees us five years from now in the world of automation and technology. To get in touch with Dimitry: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dimitryortiz Email: email@example.com Website: https://simplyautomateinc.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
October 10, 2022
Episode 136: Leadership and Faith Living with Cassandra Robinson.
In this podcast episode, we continue our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and speak to Cassandra Robinson (Copywriter and Brand Strategist) about leadership and faith living. Cassandra shares with us a little of her background and upbringing as a Hispanic/Latina woman. She gives us her definition of faith and what faith living is from her perspective. She tells us how her Hispanic/Latina background influenced her faith walk and why she chose the way of faith in her life. Cassandra explains how you can use faith as a catalyst for your entrepreneurial journey and how leaders can integrate faith in their professional lives to be the example we are called to be. To get in touch with Cassandra, visit: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/grindingingrace/ Website: https://grindingingrace.com/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-grinding-in-grace-podcast/id1520332561 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
October 03, 2022
Episode 135: Leadership and LatinX with Dr. José Morey.
In this podcast episode, we continue our Hispanic Heritage series and speak to Dr. José Morey (CEO, Ad Astra Steam Media) about leadership and LatinX. Dr. Morey shares with us his background and how he got into STEM and STEAM. He tells us about his upbringing and how being Hispanic influenced his journey in entrepreneurship. We discussed the importance of being role models in the underserved and BIPOC communities in the areas of entrepreneurship, STEM, and STEAM and how we need to infuse a generational wealth mentality into our communities. He shares with us how it felt to be Hispanic/Latino and get to the positions and opportunities he has had. He finishes the chat with some great advice to young men and women in the Hispanic/Latino community. To get in touch with Dr. Morey follow him at: @drintergalactic on Instagram @drmorey1 on Twitter https://www.linkedin.com/in/drjosemorey on LinkedIn To purchase his book LatinX Business Success https://amzn.to/3BRhs1Q This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
September 26, 2022
Episode 134: Hispanic leadership in the Navy with CMDCM Toby A. Ruiz.
In this podcast episode, we continue our Hispanic Heritage Month celebration and speak with Command Master Chief Toby A. Ruiz. Toby is the Command Master Chief, I Marine Expeditionary Force (I MEF) in Camp Pendleton, CA. He shares his background and heritage and how he got into the Navy. Toby speaks about how it was being Hispanic/Latino in the Navy and how that played into his leadership success. He shares how he felt as he progressed through the leadership levels all the way to Force Master Chief. He discusses some of the Hispanic/Latino leaders that inspired him to achieve more and he shares some advice for those seeking to be leaders. To get a hold of Master Chief Ruiz: LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/toby-ruiz-rblp-t-a4b43613a/ This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
September 19, 2022
Episode 133: Leadership and Hispanic Heritage with Frank Carbajal.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Frank Carbajal (Founder and President of EsTiempo LLC, and Founder of the Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit) about leadership and Hispanic heritage. Frank tells us a little about his background and his vision for the SVLLS. He speaks about how he feels about being Hispanic/Latino and why Hispanic leadership is so important to our communities. Frank describes some of the Hispanic-driven traits that make us great leaders and how Latino leaders can become more impactful where we serve. He finishes with the things he loves the most about his role in the community. To get in touch with Frank, visit: Website: https://estiempo.com/ Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit (SVLLS): https://www.svlls.com Email: email@example.com To buy his books: Latinx Business Success: https://amzn.to/3qv5Yvr Building the Latino Future: https://amzn.to/3LdcS28 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
September 12, 2022
Episode 132: Leadership and Suicide Prevention with Rai Maestro.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Rai Maestro (Abuse & Suicide Awareness Prevention Advocate) about leadership and suicide prevention. Rai shares his story about his suicide attempts and how he survived to become the advocate he is today. He speaks about his passion for helping all that suffer from abuse and suicide ideations and attempts. Rai talks about the role leadership plays in suicide prevention and what leaders can do to create a psychologically safe environment for their teams. He talks about the signs leaders should look out for in their team members and what he loves about his work in this space. To get a hold of Rai, visit his website: https://letssurvivetogether.com Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rai-maestro-475755241/ To purchase his book: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/fighting-through-the-darkness-rai-maestro/1142030452?ean=9798437250167 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com https://www.linkedin.com/company/triad-leadership-solutions
September 06, 2022
Episode 131: Leadership and Mental Health with Audrey Valentina.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Audrey Valentina (Owner, Audrey Valentina Consulting) about leadership and mental health. She shares her background and how she got into the field of mental health counseling. Audrey tells us how she works with youth, college students, and athletes in her practice. She explains the role between mental health and leadership and how leaders can identify poor mental health within their teams. Audry tells us what we can do to ensure we have good mental health, what it is that makes her enjoy her role as a mental health counselor, and what leaders can make mental health a priority in their lives. To get in touch with Audrey, go to the following links: Website: https://audryvalentinaconsulting.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/audrey-spataro-4b5129187/ This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
August 29, 2022
Episode 130: Leadership and Law with Jason Weiss.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Jason Weiss (CEO, Weiss Law Group) about leadership and law. Jason shares his background and how he got into law. He tells us where law and leadership meet and what facets of law leaders need to get smart about. He details the legal pitfalls leaders should avoid and how leaders can advocate for the legal process among their teams. He also tells us what he loves the most about coaching lawyers and leaders. To get a hold of Jason: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jason-s-weiss http://firstname.lastname@example.org This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
August 22, 2022
Episode 129: Leadership and Wellness with Jessica David.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Jessica David (Owner, Conveying Awareness) about leadership and wellness. Jessica is a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach. She helps you align time, energy, and attention with what brings peace, purpose, and profits. Jessica shares a little about her background, her co-service in our military as a Mil-Spouse, and how she got into the wellness arena. She tells us what wellness is and why people put it off. We discuss what facets of wellness people struggle the most with and how you can take the first step towards better wellness. Jessica tells us how much wellness is part of a leader's success and how wellness and leadership are related. To get a hold of Jessica, visit the following links: Website: https://www.conveyingawareness.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/conveyawareness/ Social Media: @conveyawareness This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://www.triadleadershipsolutions.com
August 15, 2022
Episode 128: Leadership and Confidence with Usama Zeid Bashir Salim.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Usama Zeid Bashir Salim (Founder & Host at BeStrong99) about leadership and confidence. Usama shares his background and what made him go into the confidence coaching arena. We define confidence and what Usama believes it is. Usama shares where he sees the most struggles come from with gaining confidence and how you can find it in yourself. We discuss what confidence will do for you and how it is connected to your success. To get in touch with Usama, go to his LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/usamazeid/ This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions: https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
August 08, 2022
Episode 127: Leadership and Service with Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard (Ret.) Vincent W. Patton.
In this 232nd Coast Guard Birthday episode, I speak with Vincent W. Patton (8th MCPOCG) about leadership and service. He shares with us his childhood background and how he enlisted in the Coast Guard. He speaks about the events that molded him into the leader he is and shares his story about how he became jump qualified with the US Army 82nd Airborne. Vincent describes how he felt about the news of his selection as MCPOCG and the interesting story behind his 26-year wait. He gives us his summary of the most significant changes he has seen since retiring and gives current and new leaders his advice for them to succeed. To connect with MCPOCG (Ret.) Patton, visit his LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vwpatton/ This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions: https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
August 01, 2022
Episode 126: Leadership, planning, and daily management with Ioanna Petrochilou.
In this final International Month podcast episode, I speak with Ioanna Petrochilou (Owner, JP Coaching & Consulting) about leadership and planning/daily management. Ioanna gives us her background in the corporate space as a program manager and leader. She explains the role of planning and daily management in our lives as a leader, the importance of embracing this approach in our daily lives, and how we can use this methodology to ensure success and implementation for our teams. Connect and follow Ioanna on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ipetrochiloubusiness/ To purchase her book: https://amzn.to/3PArwlq This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions: https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
July 26, 2022
Episode 125: Leadership and Inclusiveness with Leila McKenzie-Delis.
We continue our International tour and go back to the United Kingdom. In this birthday podcast episode, we speak with Leila McKenzie-Delis (CEO, DIAL Global) about leadership and inclusiveness. Leila shares with us her diverse background and why inclusiveness is so dear to her heart. She shares her definition of inclusion and what we can do about it. She also talks about the importance of a leader having an inclusive mindset, how inclusion can impact a leader's success, and how leaders can use inclusive methods to benefit their teams. To get a hold of Leila visit these links: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leilamckenzie/ DIAL Global - www.dialglobal.org McKenzie Delis Charitable Foundation - www.mckenziedelisfoundation.com Join their campaign: The CEO Activist - Moving the dial on diversity pledge - www.ceo-activist.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
July 18, 2022
Episode 124: Leadership and Marketing with Hazel Herrington.
We continue on our International tour and go all the way to Australia. In this podcast episode, I speak to Hazel Herrington (CEO and Founder, Herrington Publications worldwide) about leadership and marketing. Hazel shares her background and how she got started on her entrepreneurial journey. She then speaks about marketing for a leader, why it is important for leaders to learn how to market themselves, the role marketing has in a leader's success, and what leaders can do to market themselves and reach their full potential. To get a hold of Hazel, visit her website at https://www.herringtonpublications.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
July 11, 2022
Episode 123: Leadership and Self-Love with Kajal Khurana.
We are going International for the month of July! The first stop is the United Kingdom. In this podcast episode, we speak to Kajal Khurana (Mindset and Health Coach & Best Selling Author) about Leadership and self-love. Kajal gives us a bit of her background and then explains what she thinks self-love is and why leaders need to take care of themselves first. She also speaks about the role self-love has in the success of leaders. Kajal tells us how leaders can position themselves to consider their needs in order to take care of others and what they can do to set the example wherever they go. To get a hold of Kajal, go to her LinkedIn profile here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/khuranakajal/ To order her best-selling book, go here: https://amzn.to/3R6rqD6 This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
July 04, 2022
Episode 122: Leadership and Being with Ashkan Tashvir.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Ashkan Tashvir (Founder & CEO, Engenesis) about leadership and being. Ashkan defines What is Being? He also tells us why it's important for leaders to get acquainted with Being, what role does Being have in a leader's ability to succeed, and how leaders can transform their Being with his framework. Why are we human beings the way we are and what drives our decisions, behaviors, and actions? For more than a decade, Ashkan Tashvir was driven by a quest to discover why there is so much dysfunction and suffering in the world and to find the answer to a burning question, ‘Why are we human beings the way we are and what drives our decisions, behaviors, and actions?’ His quest led him to a crossroads between the realms of technology, business, leadership, and philosophy. In this podcast episode, Ashkan discusses in his new book HUMAN BEING, an ontological ('let's get real') approach to understanding human beings – ourselves and others. Whether you are building your career, a startup, a family, a relationship or an organization, how you and the people around you are BEING matters. Discover how to see through your and others’ Being by decoding the primal qualities that influence our behaviors and decisions and drive our results. If you're interested in learning more about the Being Profile or want to complete it for yourself or use it in your company. Visit this page https://beingprofile.com To access their library of free articles around transformation. And to learn more about the programs they run around leadership, performance, and effectiveness visit https://engenesis.com If you want to connect with Ashkan directly, you can reach him at https://ashkantashvir.com 1. Link to the BEING book https://amzn.to/3u7Q8sT 2. Being Framework Overview https://about.engenesis.com/being-framework/being-framework.svg 3. Ontological Model https://panel.engenesis.com/storage/photos/1/Ontological%20Model.svg 4. Human Being Book https://humanbeingbook.net This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
June 27, 2022
Episode 121: Leadership and Cheerleading with Tisha Hammond.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Tisha Hammond (Owner, Ascent Small Business Promotion LLC) about leadership and cheerleading. She shares with us her background in Law Enforcement, and how she got into the role of a cheerleader for small businesses. Tisha explains why it's important for leaders to be cheerleaders, the role cheerleading has in the success of leaders, and tips for leaders concerning cheerleading. To get a hold of Tisha, visit: https://tishahammond.com or https://www.ascentmediapro.net To order her book: https://amzn.to/3MZnG3b This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions: https://triadleadershipsolutions.com
June 20, 2022
Episode 120: Leadership and Service (Army Birthday) with SEAC(R) John W. Troxell.
In this podcast episode, I speak with SEAC(R) John W. Troxell (Owner and Founder, of PME Hard Consulting, LLC) as we discuss service and celebrate the Army’s 247th Birthday! John shares a bit of his background and his service details. He also speaks about what are some of the biggest changes he has seen in the services since being in office. He communicates why it's important for leaders to have a heart for service and what role a servant's heart has in a leader's ability to succeed. He gives the top tips for leaders regarding being a servant and how you can succeed in today's corporate climates. To get a hold of John, visit his website: https://www.pmehard.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions: https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Become a subscriber for access to subscriber-only episodes: https://anchor.fm/triadleadershipsolutions/subscribe
June 13, 2022
Episode 119: Leadership and Focus with Ray Leonard Jr.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Ray Leonard Jr. (CEO of Ovationz and Co-Founder of Nobody Studios) about leadership and focus. He shares a bit about his background and where "Know Better, Do Better" originated. We define the word focus and he discusses why it's important for leaders to find focus in their career, and the role focus has in a leader's ability to succeed. He also explains how a leader can increase their longevity in business with focus and gives us some tips for leaders regarding focus. To get a hold of Ray Leonard Jr., go to his website at: https://www.ovationz.com This episode is sponsored by Triad Leadership Solutions https://triadleadershipsolutions.com Become a subscriber for access to subscriber-only episodes: https://anchor.fm/triadleadershipsolutions/subscribe
June 08, 2022
Episode 118: Leadership and Speaking with Dave Crane.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Dave Crane (Dave Crane Global Speaker Academy) about leadership and speaking. Dave shares his background and rise to becoming one of the foremost speaker trainers in the world. He also shares why it's important for leaders to lose their fear of speaking, what role speaking has in a leader's ability to influence, how a leader can boost their personal brand through speaking, and top tips for leaders regarding speaking. For more information about Dave Crane follow these links: BECOME AN INDUSTRY ICON? https://www.speakonstage.com/industry-icon-consultancy DO YOU NEED PUBLIC SPEAKING MENTORING? https://www.speakonstage.com/ LEARN HOW TO PITCH YOUR BUSINESS? https://www.speakonstage.com/pitchyourbusiness NEED AN MC/HOST FOR YOUR EVENT? https://www.bookdavecrane.com/ Set up a 15-minute consultancy to see how my team and I can help you. https://calendly.com/davecrane/industry-icon-enquiry Dave Crane's promo... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-79ql2Y3BwE Become a subscriber for access to subscriber-only episodes: https://anchor.fm/triadleadershipsolutions/subscribe
May 30, 2022
Episode 117: Voices For Leadership with Brian Brogen.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Brian Brogen (Trainer, Strategy Coach, and Speaker, BUILD Consulting Services) about Voices For Leadership. Brian shares his journey from the construction community to coach, trainer, and speaker. He shares why it's important for leaders to find their voice and why it's required for them to use it. He also discusses how leaders can use their voices to help their organizations and teams. We cover his book, Voices For Leadership, and the reason why he got 40 authors together for this project. To get in contact with Brian, visit his website at https://buildcs.net To order Voices For Leadership go here: https://amzn.to/3wHetX4
May 23, 2022
Episode 116: Leadership and People/Interpersonal Skills with Tracy Sinclair.
In this podcast video, I speak with Tracy Sinclair (Master Coach and Managing Director of Tracy Sinclair LTD.) about people and interpersonal skills. She shares her background and educational journey from Spanish linguist and translator to Master Coach in the International Coaching Federation (ICF). We discuss the importance of loving people as a leader and how interpersonal skills are required to be a leader. We also speak about how coaching helps leaders in the area of people and interpersonal skills. We cover her book and more tips for leaders to embrace people and use interpersonal skills to achieve their organizational goals. To reach Tracy go to: https://tracysinclair.com (Company Website) https://www.linkedin.com/in/tracy-sinclair-mcc-2934b21/ (LinkedIn Profile) To purchase her book: https://www.becomingacoachbook.com https://amzn.to/3woUImW
May 16, 2022
Episode 115: Leadership and Civility/Culture with Sejal Thakkar.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Sejal Thakkar (Chief Civility Officer, TrainXtra) about civility and culture. Sejal gives us the background as to why she chose this professional journey after law school. She also details the difference between civility and culture and what leaders can do to enhance and improve it in their teams. She speaks about the improvements and challenges in these two areas over the last two years. Sejal talks about the top things leaders can start doing to help civility and culture in their organizations. To get a hold of Sejal visit her at her LinkedIn profile and website at https://www.linkedin.com/in/sejalthakkar/ https://trainxtra.com
May 09, 2022
Episode 114: Leadership and Inspiration with Tony Taylor.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Tony Taylor (Owner, Tony Taylor Inspires, LLC) about leadership and inspiration. He discusses why he chose inspirational speaking and the reason for his why. Tony also shares the difference between inspiration and motivation and how you can go from one to the other. He speaks about where he gets his inspiration and how you can find it for yourselves. Tony explains some things leaders can do to create inspiration in their teams and the top things you must do to go from inspired to inspirational. To get a hold of Tony, go to: Tony’s LinkedIn Profile https://linkedin.com/in/tonytaylorinspires Website https://tonytaylorinspires.com Social Media https://facebook.com/tonytaylorinspires https://link.chtbl.com/3j6RxRJe https://twitter.com/TTInspired For his new book: https://amzn.to/3vyemhe
May 02, 2022
Episode 113: Leadership and Community with Scott MacGregor.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Scott MacGregor (Founder & CEO of SomethingNew LLC & Founder of the Talent Champions Council) about leadership and community. Scott shares his background story and why he decided that community was the way for him. He speaks about the difference between network and community and why the environment matters when it comes to community. He dives into some things leaders can do to create community among their teams and the top things you need to do to create community and not just followers. To get a hold of Scott, go to the following links: Scott’s Profile: https://linkedin.com/in/macgregorscott Websites: https://trysomethingnewnow.com https://TalentChampionsCouncil.com To purchase his books: https://amzn.to/3Ld28Qu
April 25, 2022
Episode 112: Leadership and Resumes/LinkedIn with David Alto.
In this podcast episode, I speak with David Alto (Owner, AltoAdvance LLC.) about leadership and resumes/LinkedIn. David shares his background as a hiring manager, recruiting the best in the industry, and what he looks for in a candidate. He also speaks about the differences in resumes and what you should look out for to get the best foot forward. We discuss the importance of leadership in the hiring process and how leaders can help their people even when it means they have to go. David shares why leaders are vital in the career progression of their teams and how you can leverage LinkedIn to set yourself up for success. Visit David at www.altoadvance.com or email at email@example.com
April 18, 2022
Episode 111: Leadership and Influence with Lorenzo Flores.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Lorenzo Flores (Author and Co-Host of Hacking your Leadership Podcast) about leadership and Influence. Lorenzo shares his background in retail leadership and how he got into podcasting. He states his definition of influence and what it means for leaders today. He also discussed the importance of knowing what different levels of influence you can have, what are some things leaders can do today to increase their influence, and what is at stake if you don’t have influence as a leader. You can get in touch with Lorenzo on LinkedIn and via his Hacking Your Leadership Podcast website at https://www.hackingyourleadership.com To order his book go here: https://www.amazon.com/Vision-Clarity-Support-Leadership-Pillars-ebook/dp/B079G324CV
April 11, 2022
Episode 110: Leadership and Money with Matthew Morales.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Matthew Morales (Money Mystic and author of Never Be Poor Again) about leadership and money. He shares his journey from the Marine Corps to traveling the world and being broke in India. He speaks about what money and leadership have to do with each other and the importance of knowing what different types of money are out there. He discusses some things leaders can do today to start making some wise decisions around money and what's at stake if you don’t create a money-wise mentality. To get a hold of Matthew, visit: https://ludmarketingllc.com or https://moneymystic.co To purchase his book, visit: https://lnkw.co/nbpa If you've enjoyed this episode and learned something interesting about the topic covered today, make sure to subscribe and let us know by leaving a comment. Success to you!
April 04, 2022
Episode 109: Leadership and D&I/Organizational Climate.
In this podcast episode, we continue to celebrate and close out Women's History Month. We speak with Jean Ibañez Payne (CEO, TI Verbatim Consulting (TIVC)) about leadership, and Diversity & Inclusion, and organizational climate. She shares her background and time in the Navy and how it shaped her passion for this field of work. We discuss the importance of knowing what efforts you are putting towards these initiatives, What are some things companies can do today to march towards a D&I mindset and create a good climate for their people, and What is at stake if you don’t create a safe space for your people, as a leader. I share my experience as a prior team member of TIVC and how they truly are a company that walks their talk. To get in touch with TIVC visit them at https://www.tiverbatim.com
March 28, 2022
Episode 108: Leadership and your Superpower with Sanyin Siang.
In this podcast episode, we continue to celebrate Women's History Month and speak with Sanyin Siang (Founding Executive Director, Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics) about leadership and your superpower. We discuss her book, and what inspired her to write it. She shares her definition of a superpower and why you need to tap into it. Sanyin tells us the importance of knowing what your superpower is and what are some ways leaders can tap into their superpower to help their teams. We finish our conversation by discussing what is at stake if you don't discover and develop your superpower as a leader. To get a hold of Sanyin, visit: https://leadershipplaybook.substack.com or https://sanyinsiang.com Her book can be purchased at: https://www.amazon.com/Launch-Book-Motivational-Stories-Business/dp/B096L7KJJZ/ref=sr_1_4?crid=124KZOEPM0I7C&keywords=the+launch+book&qid=1647837904&sprefix=the+launch+book%2Caps%2C81&sr=8-4
March 21, 2022
Episode 107: Leadership and Compassion with Claude Silver.
In this podcast episode, we continue our Women's History Month Celebration and speak with Claude Silver (Chief Heart Officer at VaynerMedia) about leadership and compassion. She shares with us her background and her earliest recollections as to when compassion was sparked in her. We speak about the importance of knowing what level of compassion to give as a leader. We also discuss some ways leaders can integrate compassion in their daily lives, their company, and the people they serve. She encourages us to bring a little more tenderness into this world and to reach out to someone today and let them know you love them. To reach Claude, please visit her website at https://claudesilver.com or her LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/casilver
March 14, 2022
Episode 106: Leadership and MultiMedia with Rachel Mitchell.
We are celebrating Women's History Month with four powerful women. In this podcast episode, I speak to Rachel Mitchell (Executive Producer, Elevate Media) about leadership and multimedia. She shares her backstory, what sparked her passion for production, and how she found her way into the media scene. We discuss the importance of knowing what medium to transmit your message from and how some leaders can use multimedia to their advantage for their company, people, and careers. To reach Rachel visit her LinkedIn page at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachelmitchell333 If you've enjoyed this episode and learned something interesting about the topic covered today, make sure to subscribe and let us know by leaving a comment.
March 09, 2022
Episode 105: Heart-Centered Leadership with Brad Smith.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Brad Smith (CEO of Stellar Insight inc.) about heart-centered leadership. He shares his family's entrepreneurial influences, his background, and how he got into being an entrepreneur. He speaks about leadership authenticity and how you can't be a leader and a liar. He explains his method to get you to know who you are through his values list and how you can go from an unconscious leader to a conscious one. He finishes with getting you to become a stellar leader and leave mediocracy behind you. To get the Values Sheet got to https://stellarinsightinc.com
March 02, 2022
Episode 104: Leadership and Your Voice with Andrew Appleton.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Andrew Appleton (CEO, Parade Deck) about leadership and your voice. Andrew believes for each person, no matter their background, race, mistakes, successes, or radical uniqueness, deserves the right to participate in the world around them. He shares with us his time in the Marine Corps, his purpose and vision for Parade Deck, and why your voice is important. He discusses how leadership can help amplify your voice and what you can do to get your voice heard. To get in contact with Andrew go to https://paradedeck.com
February 22, 2022
Episode 103: Leadership and Infrared Vision with Mesha R. Mebane.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Mesha Mebane (CEO of INFRARED VISION) about leadership and infrared vision. INFRARED VISION LLC is an organization where they Redefine, Rebuild, and Restore™ mindsets for entrepreneurs. She is a Growth Mindset Disruptor for the 40 Plus Community! Helping to "PIVOT" Mindsets from FIXED to GROWTH & EXISTING to LIVING! Mesha discusses her background, and what led her to this field of work. She also takes us through the journey of going from fixed & existing to growth and living. To learn more about Mesha and her offerings, visit https://infraredvision.org
February 16, 2022
Episode 102: Leadership and Exceptionality with Pjero Mardesic.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Pjero Mardesic (Founder of Pjero Mardesic & Adictd2grow) about leadership and exceptionality. We go over his definition of exceptionality and he covers his three pillars of becoming an exceptional leader. He begins with alignment and speaks about the importance of being in this state. He then expounds on the second pillar of commitment and how you must be in order to get where you belong. He finishes out with the third pillar of Mastery (Truth) and what happens when you don't live by it. Do you want to become an exceptional leader? Are you tired of mediocre and mundane leadership? Well, have a listen to this episode and go from sucKcess to success. Pjero can be reached at the following links: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Zoom: http://bit.ly/a2gZoom LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pjeromardesic-exceptional-leadership Website: https://www.pjeromardesic.com Linktree: https://linktr.ee/Pjeromardesic For his book: https://www.pjeromardesic.com/offers/2MBLNE2u
February 07, 2022
Episode 101: Leadership and Faith with Daniel Gomez.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Daniel Gomez (Daniel Gomez Inspires) about leadership and faith. We explore his journey in faith and how he encountered God and His calling on his life. He shares the moment when he knew he was destined to go into motivational speaking and the child that solidified it. He speaks about how you have to be crazy enough to believe in God's vision for your life, how not to make excuses and take action. He mentions how you must lead in courage and how acting in spite of fear will make you a great leader. He also shares why no leadership is better than bad leadership and why he feels some are doing well during this remote work environment. He finishes with how you can engage your faith as a leader in today's world. To get a hold of Daniel for his services, go to: https://danielgomezspeaker.com To join Sticker Shock Speaking Academy: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sticker-shock-speaking-academy-speak-your-way-to-success-tickets-151830909337?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=eventcard To buy his book "You were born to fly": https://www.amazon.com/You-Were-Born-Fly-Original/dp/1725824663/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1R1W06EBEHD1U&keywords=you+were+born+to+fly&qid=1643488326&sprefix=you+were+born+to+fly%2Caps%2C81&sr=8-1
January 31, 2022
Episode 100: Leadership and Personal Branding with Lorena Acosta.
In this 100th podcast episode, we speak with Lorena Acosta (Personal Branding Evangelist) about leadership and personal branding. Lorena covers her background and how she uses her experience in sales, marketing, training, and leadership, to create social currency for businesses around the globe. She also talks about how she builds brands, empowering leaders and training employees to become Brand Ambassadors on social media to help accelerate revenue growth. She explains what personal branding is and what you need to do to begin setting your solid brand. Lorena shares how you can amplify your personal brand, grow your reach and influence, and establish yourself as a thought leader in your industry. To get in touch with Lorena visit her LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/lorena-acosta-/ I want to thank all the listeners, guests, and supporters that have been with us for these last 100 episodes. I truly appreciate all the time you have devoted to our success. Blessings and Success to you!
January 24, 2022
Episode 99: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Ronnell Richards.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Ronnell Richards (Ronnell Richards LLC & Founder of Business & Bourbon) about leadership and entrepreneurship. He shares with us his path and history in entrepreneurship, and how he runs to the truth. He explains why leadership is important to entrepreneurship and goes hand in hand. He speaks about the qualities that make a great leader and how you must lean into who you are in an authentic way. He also shares why accountability is critical for success in leadership and why you shouldn't be so quick to run into entrepreneurship without the right frame of mind. Do you know what entrepreneurship will demand of you? To get in touch with Ronnell and his services and events, go to: https://businessandbourbon.live
January 17, 2022
Episode 98: Leadership and Branding with David Brier.
In this podcast episode, I speak with David Brier (Google’s #1 Rebranding Expert and Author of Amazon’s Branding Bestseller “BRAND INTERVENTION”) about leadership and branding. He shares his journey to where he is today and gives us some insight as to what branding truly is, and why we get it wrong. He also shares his tips to getting your branding right, how to not be ordinary in 2022, and why getting help in this area is a wise investment. He gives advice on how not to waste your time and ensuring you are poised to take your brand to the next level, why you need to be know for the right singular word, and so much more. To get in contact with David Brier or get into his branding masterclass go to https://risingabovethenoise.com To order Brand Intervention go here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0999529714/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk
January 10, 2022
Episode 97: Leadership and Transformation with Mannsi Agrawal.
In this first podcast episode of season three and 2022, I speak to Mannsi Agrawal, all the way from Tibet, about leadership and transformation. We discuss her background and what she is currently doing and we also speak about her transforming lives through the power of words. We cover the challenges of leaders awareness of their use of the power of words and how a coach can help. She shares her view about the role of vantage point in communication and how true leaders do what is normal to them. We discuss what leaders need to do to see what others see and how impostor syndrome can derail you. To get in touch with Mannsi for her offerings and services, email her at email@example.com We would be blessed if you would support our podcast: https://anchor.fm/triadleadershipsolutions/support
January 03, 2022
Episode 96: Leadership and Gratitude with Chester Elton.
In this final podcast episode of 2021, I speak with Chester Elton (Author, Speaker, Coach, Mentor: Gostick & Elton LLC) about leadership and gratitude. We discuss his background, how he got into the gratitude business, and why gratitude is so important to everyday life. We speak about how anxiety can be combined with gratitude for you to overcome. He shares the difference between tennis players and Seals when it comes to gratitude. We discuss why leaders have a hard time with a mentality of gratitude and how you can be a hero for a buck. We finish with how doing good can change your world and those around you through the ripple effect of gratitude.
December 27, 2021
Episode 95: (Christmas Special) Leadership and Kindness with Barbara Vercruysse.
In this Christmas Special podcast episode, I speak with Barbara Vercruysse (CEO & Founder, Barbara Vercruysse Coaching Institue) about Leadership and Kindness. It may seem like there is a lack of kindness in our world but there are champions of kindness at every turn in our lives. Kindness is imperative in leadership and showing the way to kindness is our responsibility and mission. Today, as we celebrate Christmas, can you take the time to show someone kindness? Can you bring light, hope and peace to a life in turmoil? We can brighten up our world, if we were a little kinder to our family, friends and neighbors. Merry Christmas everyone!
December 25, 2021
Episode 94: Leadership and Spark with Simon T. Bailey.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Simon T. Bailey (Owner, Simon T. Bailey International) about leadership and Spark. We discus his origin story and how he got into the world of speaking. He shares what limits us from becoming the leader we should be. We also speak about how to look at your life as a puzzle and how it can help you see the big picture. He shares with us how to get the spark into our lives and help transform those around us. We speak of how you can know if you are called or not as a leader and how to get to your brilliance through pruning. To speak with Simon about his services go to: https://simontbailey.com
December 20, 2021
Episode 93: Leadership and Marketing with Khushboo Nangalia.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Khushboo Nangalia (Founder and CEO, BEYOND99 & Digital Agency & Academy). We discuss leadership and marketing and speak about her journey from her days in data entry, her move to Malaysia, and becoming a founder of several organizations. She tells us how she began from making no money but gaining growth through education, and later transitioned into leadership through upskilling. Khush defines marketing with few words but very powerfully. She dives into why leaders need to learn how to market themselves and be current to today. We cover how leaders need to stay on the mind of their teams in the remote landscape. Khush finishes by giving us her top tips for marketing in 2022.
December 13, 2021
Episode 92: Leadership and Remote Framework with Christopher Bramley.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Christopher Bramley (Director & Principal Consultant, FindingShores) about the remote framework. We discuss how the remote landscape has affected our ability to lead, how it is changing currently, and how you can still lead effectively no matter what circumstances arise. We talk about the role fear has in our ability to collaborate and how you can find your true north in the midst of so much confusion. Connect with Christopher on his website at https://findingshores.com.
December 06, 2021
Episode 91: Heart-Centric Leadership with Rashmi Sharma.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Rashmi Sharma (Organizational Development Strategist) about heart-centric leadership. We discuss why it's missing, what you can do to find it and how current leaders can explore themselves to be able to give it. We cover ways you can begin your journey to becoming a heart-centric leader and what's at stake if you do not. If you want to tap into the full potential of your teams, give heart-centric leadership a try, you will not be disappointed. To reach Rashmi you can find her on LinkedIn https://linkedin.com/in/rashmisharma2019
December 02, 2021
Episode 90: Leadership and Professional Relationships with Lou Everett & Sherri McManus.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Lou Everett and Sherri McManus (The Lou Everett Group) about leadership and professional relationships. We talk about what happens when you first take on the role of a leader and how you can set yourself up for success. We share ways to know your group and use the knowledge to build your team up. We also cover how relationships can be salvaged and built on when you promote above your peers and how you can develop those around you to move into your role as future leaders. Visit Lou and Sherri at https://theloueverettgroup.com
November 25, 2021
Episode 89: Leadership and Cyber Security with Dana Mantilia.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Dane Mantilia (Founder, Identity Protection Planning) about leadership and Cyber Security. She shares her background in the auto and insurance industry and how she found her way into Cyber Security. She created software to help companies fight the war on identity theft and ultimately led to the founding of Identity Protection Planning. She shares ways we can keep our information safe and secure from prying eyes and fingers. She also shares how we can be active participants in the safe dissemination of our information online and what we can do to ensure our social media activity is sanitized. Visit Dana and her team for more information at: https://www.identron.com
November 15, 2021
Episode 88: Leadership and Brand with Nick F. Nelson.
In this episode, I speak to Nick F. Nelson (CEO, The BRANDPRENUER®️ Agency) about leadership and brand. Nick is an award-winning marketing executive and a Top LinkedIn personal branding voice & photographer and he shares his thoughts on what he believes branding is, and why leaders shy away from the branding process. He also shares some tips on what leaders should be doing to get themselves ready to be their brand. In an increasingly digital world, your brand is everywhere, whether you like it or not. As a leader, you need to own your brand and make it tell the story you want others to hear. To contact Nick or hire his services, visit: https://www.brandprenuer.com/10MINTALK
November 13, 2021
Episode 87: Leadership and Fishing with Michael Leytem.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Michael Leytem (Author of Catching Leadership) about his journey in leadership and entrepreneurship. We dive into his book, visit the stations, and describe the meaning of each one. They are intentional stops on the journey of leadership from an angler's point of view. 1. Cast your line 2. Attract diverse anglers 3. Tie their knot 4. Coach their cast 5. Honor their catch 6. Release. He incorporates elements of his book and a fishing experience on his retreats and enhances your field of view. Check out the links below for more information. Empowered to Lead Group Coaching - Kicks off Nov. 3rd https://mailchi.mp/beda58681cb8/empowered-to-lead Website: www.catchingleadership.com Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/Catching-Leadership-C-T-C-H-Release%C2%AE/dp/1677875941
November 01, 2021
Episode 86: Leadership and Video with Alex Minor.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Alex Minor (Eye AM Media) about leadership and video. We discuss why leaders need to use video as part of their communication strategy and why not doing so could be a big mistake. We cover tips on how you can make your video more attractive and how you can leverage video to enhance your efforts. We also speak about what equipment is necessary for you to begin your video journey. If you are a novice at video usage or just afraid to start, listen to Alex and reach out to get into the video scene sooner than later.
October 25, 2021
Episode 85: Leadership and Customer Service with Paula Goodman.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Paula Goodman (Owner of Omathome) about leadership and customer service. We discuss what customer service truly is and how a name change wouldn't be such a bad thing. She covers her experience in customer service, some advice for those looking into this field, and what you should be looking out for if you want to change bad people engagement. We also cover some tips for leaders as they lead the way in customer service and how it should be practiced internally first. Connect with Paula via Linkedin or your favorite social media platform.
October 18, 2021
Episode 84: From the sawmill to Naval service with MCPON (13) Mike Stevens.
In this podcast episode, I speak to MCPON Mike Stevens, the 13th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy. We speak about his days as a young boy at his dad's sawmill, his service in the Navy, and ultimately his selection as the 13th MCPON. We discuss his definition of leadership, his leadership advice for the newly selected Chief Petty Officers, how important faith is as a leader, his leadership as the CEO of the Navy League, and what the hardest thing is about being a leader. We are celebrating the Navy's 246th birthday and we want to send a heartfelt Happy Birthday to all Active, Reserve, Retired, Veteran, and Civilian Navy families. This Podcast is sponsored by Navy Paddles: https://www.navypaddles.com
October 11, 2021
Episode 83: Leadership and Personal Branding with Naomi Garrick.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Naomi Garrick (PR Chick and Owner of Garrick Communications) about personal branding. We discuss what it is and how you can ensure it is your true self. We also discuss several tips for you to consider with your personal branding journey. Always remember, Personal Branding is a 24/7 thing.
October 04, 2021
Episode 82: Leadership and Sales with Marcus A. Chan.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Marcus A. Chan (President and Founder of Venli Consulting Group) about leadership and Sales. Marcus takes us through his journey through the sales ladder and how he became a leader in sales. He also speaks about the misconceptions around what a salesperson is and how you can strategize your leadership journey to maximize your success. He also shares vice for those wanting to get into sales leadership and what he did to get his team's trust and ultimately, their success.
September 27, 2021
Episode 81: Leadership and Human Connection with Mark Metry.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Mark Metry(Author of Screw Being Shy). We discuss his journey from Introvert to realizing that Social Anxiety was the true culprit for his reclusiveness. We also speak about how he broke out of the shell and harnessed his newfound power of storytelling to connect with people. He tells us about his Human 2.0 Podcast and how it rose to the top of the charts and how you can overcome Social Anxiety and become the best you.
September 20, 2021
Episode 80: Leadership and Emotional Intelligence with Teresa Quinlan.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Teresa Quinlan (Founder & CEO of IQ+EQ=TQ) about Emotional Intelligence. She discusses her four key dimensions of leadership and EI. She also talks about how strong leaders need to be grounded ad well as, the four EQ skills needed for success.
September 13, 2021
Episode 79: Leadership and Anxiety with Bibinaz Onsori.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Bibi Onsori about how to identify and overcome anxiety. This last year and a half have posed some opportunities for anxiety to get the better of us. As a leader, have you given any consideration, that the folks you are asking to come back to the offices, may not be the same? Leaders, ask the right questions for the benefit of their people.
September 06, 2021
Episode 78: Leadership and Strengths with Kelly Merbler.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Kelly Merbler (Principal, The Kelly Merbler Company) about her journey in corporate America, how she found her passion and her entrepreneurial journey in leadership development. We get down into the weeds of why we focus on weaknesses so much and she gives insight on how to turn your strengths into superpowers in your career. She also shares tips on areas you should focus on to find your strengths. https://www.kellymerblerco.com
August 30, 2021
Episode 77: Leadership and Identity Shift with Anthony Trucks.
I speak with Anthony Trucks (CEO, Identity Shift & Shift Method) in this podcast episode. We discuss what identity shift is all about and how you can start realizing your identity. We also go over why leaders have a hard time with their identity and how you can go from taking on someone else's to living your best life with your own. There is a special gift in store for the focused listener, so stick with us all the way through this journey to getting your identity back. www.identityshiftbook.com
August 23, 2021
Episode 76: Leadership and Job Networking with Trevor Houston.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Trevor Houston (Who Ya Know Job Networking Show) about leadership and Job networking. We discuss his role in the WYK Job networking Show and some advice he would give to job seekers. We cover the aspects of networking, and how even as an introvert you can get it done. We also speak about some of the things people are doing wrong and how to get it right. He also discusses an exciting networking event coming in October if you are in the Dallas/Ft Worth area.
August 16, 2021
Episode 75: Leadership and Career Search with Lakrisha Davis.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Lakrisha Davis (Expert LinkedIn Business Strategist) about leadership and career search. In this ever-changing world, we need to have several skills to help us along the way to our ideal careers. Lakrisha shares with us her top five tips and what she feels is changing before our eyes. listen in as she helps us navigate the turbulent waters of career search and brings us into the safe haven port of landing a successful career.
August 09, 2021
Episode 74: Leadership and Empowerment with Veronica Safoa Owusu.
In this podcast episode, we finalize my International month and go to the UK and speak to Veronica Safoa Owusu. She is the Gold Dust Coach helping people become empowered and creating online courses that transform lives. We dive into self-empowerment, overcoming doubt, owning your message, and how to speak to your audience. Thank you for hanging with me as I toured these five different countries on my Birthday month.
August 02, 2021
Episode 73: Leadership and Mindset with Vandana Mohture.
In this podcast episode, we continue on our fourth leg of the International month and go to Australia and speak to Vandana Mohture. She is a speaker and mindset coach. We dissect her four steps to a proper mindset. Learn about the four-quadrant model of Beliefs, Attributes/Values, Standards, and Expectations.
July 26, 2021
A conversation with Ima Black (MCPON Delbert D. Black's widow).
In honor of Ima's 100th Birthday! In this short episode, I speak to Ima Black, the widow of the Navy's first MCPON, Delbert D. Black. We discuss MCPON Black's selection, her role as a spouse, her service, and the naming and commissioning of the USS Delbert D. Black.
July 23, 2021
Episode 72: Leadership and S.M.I.L.E. with Ruqya Khan.
In this podcast episode, we continue on our third leg of the International month and go to the United Arab Emirates and speak to Ruqya Khan. She is a TEDx speaker, coach, and S.M.I.L.E. Strategist. We dissect what SMILE stands for and how you can implement it into your life as a leader. Learn about the power of Silence, Managing your attention, Identifying the Intention, letting go, and Energizing your possibilities.
July 19, 2021
Episode 71: Leadership and Revenue Strategy with Xhoni Mimillari.
In this podcast episode, we speak to Xhoni Mimillari (Content, Marketing & Business consultant) on the second leg of our July International tour in Italy. We discuss the in's and out's of revenue strategy. We go into what a good strategy looks like, why people are unsuccessful, and what you need to do in order to get your strategy in line with what your vision is.
July 12, 2021
Episode 70: Leadership and Marketing with Carlos Adell.
In this podcast episode, we kick off our International month by going to Spain and speaking to Carlos Adell (Founder and CEO of The Unstoppables). We get a peek into his rise to entrepreneurship from the corporate arena. We also discuss why marketing strategies fail and succeed. If you want to know what it takes to get on the winning side of marketing, take a listen.
July 05, 2021
Episode 69: Leadership and Nascar/Vetrepreneur with Jesse Iwuji.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Jesse Iwuji (Naval Officer, Nascar Driver, and Vetrepreneur). We discuss his sports days at the Naval Academy, Naval Service, and his journey to Nascar. He also shares his take on what is needed to lead and to get your teams where they need to be. Follow Jesse on all social media platforms and visit his website at www.jesseiwuji.com. This episode is sponsored by Navy Paddles. www.navypaddles.com
June 21, 2021
Episode 68: Leadership and Storytelling with Amy Balschka.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Amy Blaschka about Storytelling. She is a Social Media Ghostwriter and Forbes Leadership Contributor and we discuss how your story can be instrumental and your success as a leader. We also cover her Power Trifecta and how it can make your message pop to your audience. We all have a story and it will never match any other, so tell it clearly, say it constantly, and be disciplined about your approach. www.amybalschka.com https://amyblaschka.substack.com/ (Newsletter)
June 14, 2021
Episode 67: Leadership and Collaboration with Darshan Patel.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Darshan Patel (TCOL: The Circle Of Legends) about leadership and collaboration. We discuss what collaboration entails and how you can do it, even with what some may call debilities. This world is engaged through collaborations of all types. It is the glue to all of our activities and how you do it matters. www.tcol2020.com
June 07, 2021
Episode 66: Leadership and Public Speaking with Ravi Rajani.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Ravi Rajani (Founder of Ravi Rajani Consulting) about leadership and public speaking. We get into the things that keep most leaders from being able to speak in large groups and public settings. We discuss tips to get you from fear to victory and give real examples of how others overcame. D you want to become a great public speaker? Give Ravi a visit at his Linkedin Profile or go to his website. www.ravirajanicoaching.com
May 31, 2021
Episode 65: Leadership and HR Technology with Frank B. Mengert.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Frank "Frankie Baby" Mengert (CEO of EBM) about leadership and HR Technology. We explore his entrepreneurial journey and how EBM got started. We also cover the benefits of giving your people choice when it comes to their benefits and how leadership can play a vital role in making sure their team members have what they really need. Companies that treat benefits as a standard 3 item offering run the risk of losing out on talent, just to save a buck. www.getebm.com www.youtube.com/c/developingtheleaderwithinpodcast
May 24, 2021
Episode 64: Leadership and Connecting with Greatness with Ahmad Imam.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Ahmad Imam (Host of Success Resources Australia) about leadership and connecting with greatness. We speak about the inner greatness of leaders and also the outer greatness around us all. How do you tap into both and what should you do to get to your greatness? Ahmad gives his tips and advice to accomplish both.
May 17, 2021
Episode 63: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Jimmy Cox.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Jimmy Cox (Founder and CEO of Military Fresh Network and MFN Consulting Group) about leadership and entrepreneurship. We speak about his Army service, his vision for MFN, and the journey he is on to get MFN to a nationally and globally recognized brand. We also discuss advice for the new entrepreneur and ways to avoid some pitfalls in business. www.militaryfreshnetwork.com firstname.lastname@example.org
May 10, 2021
Episode 62: Leadership and Sales with Dale Dupree.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Dale Dupree (Founder & CEO of The Sales Rebellion) about leadership and sales. We go into his background in sales and why he chose to go at it on his own. We also speak about how he came to the point to lead a movement of sales rebels and teaching others how to tear down the castles of the old guard. What do leadership and sales have in common? Take a listen as we dive into the similarities and what makes a leader great and poor by sales standards. To get a hold of The Sales Rebellion reach out to the team via their website www.salesrebellion.com or their social media handle at @salesrebellion.
May 03, 2021
Episode 61: Leadership and AHA with Sunny Nagpal.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Sunny Nagpal (Chief Smile Officer at AHA Education in India). We go over the vision of AHA and how he became the CSO. We discuss the START mantra and what it means, as well as the objectives as to their mission to Stop Teaching and Start Transforming. Check them out on Facebook and their website. https://www.facebook.com/NavjyotiIndiaFoundation https://ahaeducation.in https://www.triadleadershipsolutions.com: DTLW Main Sponsor https://www.navypaddles.com: Episode Sponsor
April 26, 2021
Episode 60: Leadership and Human Performance with Rich Farley.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Rich Farley (Fantail Services) about Human Performance and Human Error. We also discuss his time in the Air Force and how he got into the field of Human Performance. Rich takes us into what Human Performance and Error are and also highlights the effects of Attention Management, Fatigue Management, and Risk Management on leadership and organizations.
April 19, 2021
Episode 59: Leadership and Networking with Sam P. Lark Jr.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Sam P Lark Jr. Sam is a public Speaker and Networking extraordinaire. I came to know Sam by his post back in the day about how he got his job by using Twitter and social media. I have since followed him and have seen him get employed by Go Daddy and was hosting one of their online shows. He really knows how to network and you may learn a thing or two in this episode. This episode is dedicated to my mom that passed away on April 1 due to Covid. Rest in Peace, my first Queen.
April 12, 2021
Episode 58: Leadership and Keto with Ben Azadi.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Ben Azadi (Speaker, Author, Podcaster, and Founder of Keto Kamp) about Leadership and Keto. We discuss what Keto is and how it works. We also cover how leaders can be educated and supportive of their teams on their health initiatives. We get a glimpse of his new book Keto Flex and go over his 4 pillars (Adapt, Fast, Phase, Keto Flex). Ben finishes it up with some final thoughts on three things we should be doing to get on the road to success. www.triadleadershipsolutions.com For Ben's book: Keto Flex go to https://amzn.to/3fij1fh
March 29, 2021
Episode 57: Leadership and Pitching with Precious L. Williams.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Precious Williams (13 time National Pitch Competition Champ, Author, and Speaker) about leadership and pitching. We cover what a pitch is, why leaders need to learn how to pitch, and what can come from having YOUR perfect pitch. It is not enough to lead, you have to know how to pitch and lead. www.tridleadershipsolutions.com www.youtube.com/c/developingtheleaderwithinpodcast
March 22, 2021
Episode 56: Leadership and Psychological Safety.
In this podcast episode, I speak with you, the listener about leadership's role in the psychological safety of all team members. This is not an often discussed element of work but given the times we have had in our world the last year, it's about time we did. I cover the five points of 1. It starts with you, 2. You are the source, 3. Provide a Safe Haven, 4. Psychological Safety to Thrive, and 5. The Collective Midset. www.triadleadershipsolutions.com
March 15, 2021
Episode 55: Leadership and Influence with Chip baker.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Chip Baker (Speaker, Author, and Host of the Success Chronicles) about leadership and influence. We go over his work with youth, sports, and fitness organizations as well as his new book venture entitled "The Impact of Influence", a collaboration of 16 powerful influencers. We discuss the meaning of influence and what it truly is on the playing field of life. www.triadleaddershipsolutions.com
March 08, 2021
Episode 54: Leadership and Wealth Management with Ron Malhotra.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Ron Malhotra (Founder, Managing Director, Wealth Management Specialist, Author, and Speaker). We get into the world of wealth management and how leaders should start thinking of money in a different mindset. We discuss the shortsightedness of leadership in wealth management and resources, the challenges in leadership as it pertains to creating a constant flow through prioritizing, and overcoming the scarcity mindset. Do you feel an obligation to create wealth? Listen to this full podcast and then answer that question.
March 02, 2021
Episode 53: Leadership and Overcoming with JJ Birden.
In this podcast episode, I speak to JJ Birden (Speaker, Author, and Former NFL player) about leadership and overcoming. He shares a bit of his football history and how he truly represents the underdog story. We dive into his signature F.A.S.C.O and what it means. We all face many things in our lives and often are plagued with Failure, Adversity, Setbacks, Challenges, and Obstacles but JJ guides us on how to overcomes them and what it takes to get onto success.
February 22, 2021
Episode 52: Leadership and Global Policy & Strategy with Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings (Founder, President, and CEO of Global Policy Solutions) about leadership and global policy & strategy. We discuss her background, the shortfall in foresight in leadership, and how leaders can develop a global (all people, all policies, all levels of government) mindset in policy creation. We also discuss how to tackle some of the issues leaders face in creating policies that are not only broad but targeted to the needs of all. Leaders must start creating policies that are not blind to some people and sub-optimal but create a safe, unity based, and successful outcome for all people.
February 15, 2021
Episode 51: Leadership and Faith with Bishop D. Bronner.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Bishop D. Bronner, Senior Pastor and Founder of Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral in Georgia. We define what a businessman is, what leadership/leader truly means, and why faith is so important in a corporate setting. It is not solely having faith but acting faith where you experience the power in business. You can do business and faith but you have to choose whom you will serve, that is the key to success or failure (getting the opportunity to try again).
February 08, 2021
Episode 50: Leadership and Marketing & Side Hustle with Hala Taha.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Hala Taha, CEO of YAP Media and the Host of the Young and Profiting Podcast. We discuss her journey as an entrepreneur and media professional and also discuss the many pitfalls and successes of going on your own. We highlight the difference between side-hobby and side-hustle as well as give some practical ways to going from a side-hustle to the main-hustle.
February 01, 2021
Episode 49: Leadership and Human Performance & Mindfulness with Dr. Jannell MacAulay.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Dr. Jannell MacAulay. She served for 20 years as a U.S. Air Force pilot and Combat Veteran and is an authority in human performance & mindfulness. She is also a military spouse, transformational TEDx speaker, and is currently serving as a consultant to government and corporate organizations in leadership and human performance. She is on a mission to help individuals excel in high-stress and rugged environments, by showing them how to lean into each moment to find their best selves.
January 25, 2021
Episode 48: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Paul C. Brunson.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Paul C. Brunson and discuss leadership and entrepreneurship. We cover his experience and success in his entrepreneurial journey, cover tips for young entrepreneurs as well as leaders as they execute their leadership. We also discuss his community-building platform through Better With Paul (BWP).
January 18, 2021
Episode 47: Leadership and Success with Marques Ogden.
In our inaugural episode of 2021, I speak to NFL Football veteran, speaker, author, and coach Marques Ogden about what success means to him, what it is and what it's not, and how you can get there with what you have in your possession today.
January 11, 2021
Episode 46: Leadership and Burnout with Davida Ginter.
Here we are in the final episode of 2020 and I am so pleased to end this year with Davida Ginter, as we talk about the important topic of burnout. She is the CEO of Enkindle Global and the author of "Burning Out won't get you there." We discuss what burnout is and what does it look like, as well as, what you can do if you are exhibiting signs of burnout. As leaders, we must be ready and able to help others showing signs of burnout by creating a place that encourages wellness at all levels. We also share some things you can do to prepare to tackle burnout in 2021. It has been a tremendous blessing sharing all the topics covered in 2020 and I hope you were enriched by this podcast. Happy New Year!
December 28, 2020
Episode 45: Leadership and Excellence with Waheebah Leonard.
Leadership and excellence, what does that look like? In today's episode, I speak to Waheebah Leonard all the way from South Africa, about what she believes this looks like. We also discuss killers to excellence in a leader, what you can do to ensure you provide excellence, and what leaders can do if they are struggling with excellence in their leadership.
December 21, 2020
Episode 44: Leadership and Humility with Lane Belone.
In today's podcast episode, I speak to Lane Belone, co-author of Unleash Your Humble Alfa. We speak about his military service with the Special Forces, his journey to becoming an entrepreneur, his book, and what it means to lead with humility.
December 14, 2020
Episode 43: Leadership and Well-being with Eduardo Ibacache Rodriguez.
In this podcast episode, I speak with Eduardo Ibacache Rodriguez about well-being. This year has brought about so many different levels of stress, anxiety, loss, and depression but we also have been freed, gained, and excelled in areas we never thought would be possible. Leaders have the keys to unlocking doors to growth opportunities and creating safe havens for their people. Take a listen to Eduardo's journey in life as he faced challenges and how he overcame to be the man he is today.
December 07, 2020
Episode 42: Leadership and Influence with Lou Everett & Sherri McManus.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Lou Everett and Sheri McManus (The Lou Everett Group) about leadership and influence. We cover the points of what is true leadership, the difference between positional and influential leadership, and when a leader would know if they mastered leadership.
November 30, 2020
Episode 41: Leadership and Personal Branding with Megan Vaughan.
In this podcast episode, I speak to Megan Vaughan (Prolific Banana) about Personal Branding. We speak about setting the stage, controlling the narrative, knowing your values, and keeping your personal Brand intact when in Crisis.
November 23, 2020
Episode 40: Leadership and Relationships with Mila DeChant.
Leadership and Relationships. In this podcast episode, I speak to Mila DeChant about relationships in the workplace and how we can do better. We also discuss Heartship, Diversity, Culture, and the 4 T's. We detail the difference between positional leadership and practical leadership as well as what people success partner really means.
November 16, 2020
Episode 39: Leadership and Legacy with Duane Bushey (MCPON 7).
We conclude our five-part Advisor Series, as I speak to Duane Bushey (Owner of CDA Construction Management Service, the Navy's 7th MCPON, and a TLS Advisor). We speak about his history, how legacy molded his career, how a legacy can be a part of leadership, and how leaders can incorporate legacy into their day-to-day.
November 09, 2020
Episode 38: Leadership and Values with Michael Jackson.
We continue our five-part Advisor Series, and I speak to Michael Jackson (Command Master Chief (Ret.), USN, and a TLS Advisor). We speak about his history, how values molded his career, how values can be a part of leadership, and how leaders can incorporate values into their day-to-day.
November 02, 2020
Episode 37: Leadership and Grit with John Minyard.
We continue our five-part Advisor Series, and I speak to John Minyard (15th Pacific Fleet Master Chief/VP Fantail services, LLC, and a TLS Advisor) about Leadership and Grit. We discuss how grit molded his career, how grit can be part of your leadership, and how you can incorporate grit into your day-to-day.
October 26, 2020
Episode 36: Leadership and Ethics with Boris Bolanos.
We continue on our five-week Advisor Series, and we speak to Boris Bolanos (Command Sargeant Major (Ret) and a TLS Advisor). We discuss the topic of leadership and ethics and what it means, and how it can guide the careers of leaders. We also discuss how ethics is a part of leadership and how you can incorporate it into your day-to-day.
October 19, 2020
Episode 35: Leadership and Service with James "Jim" L. Herdt (MCPON 9).
In this "Navy Birthday" podcast episode, I speak to Jim Herdt (CEO/CFO of Herdt Consulting, Inc and the Navy's 9th MCPON, and a TLS Advisor). We speak about how Service molded his career, how service can be a part of leadership, and how leaders can incorporate service into their day-to-day. We also discuss his latest book "Five Star Leadership Handbook." Happy 245th Birthday to the US Navy (Oct 13th)!
October 12, 2020
Episode 34: Leadership and Identifying your soulful purpose with Norman Wolfe.
In today's podcast episode, I speak to Norman Wolfe (CEO of Quantum Leaders and Author of The Living Organization). We will discuss the topic of Identifying your soulful purpose and other leadership topics that will help you make the most of your leadership journey and organizational structure. We speak about humanizing your organization, creating an environment that makes your people feel safe and supported as well as avoiding root driven reactions.
October 05, 2020
Episode 33: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Michael Connolly.
In today's podcast episode, we speak to Micahel Connolly (Army Veteran, entrepreneur, and CEO of Sonobi) about his service as an Army helicopter pilot, his entrepreneurial journey, his first company, his role in Sonobi, and their future, plus some leadership tips to all wanting to go into being an entrepreneur.
September 28, 2020
Episode 32: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Flossie Hall.
In today's podcast episode, we speak to Flossie Hall (Military Spouse, entrepreneur, and COO of the Association of Military Spouse Entrepreneurs (AMSE) about her role as a military spouse, her entrepreneurial journey, her first company, her role in AMSE, and their future, plus some leadership tips for all wanting to go into entrepreneurship.
September 21, 2020
Episode 31: Leadership and Crisis with Dr. Amicitia "Cita" Maloon-Gibson.
Leadership and Crisis: Decisive actions to implement during a crisis. In this podcast episode, we speak to Dr. Amicitia "Cita" Maloon-Gibson (Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur, and Veteran) about leadership in times of crisis. Now more than ever we need leaders to make the critical decisions that will keep their people, businesses, and companies safe from the ever-changing landscape we are living in.
September 14, 2020
Episode 30: Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Charlynda Scales.
In today's podcast episode, we speak to Charlynda Scales (Air Force member, Entrepreneur, CEO of Mutt's Sauce) about service, her Grandfather's legacy, Entrepreneurship, Bob Evans Farms & Daymond John, and her future.
September 07, 2020
Episode 29: Leadership and overcoming obstacles with Matt Crump.
In this podcast episode, we speak to Matt Crump (Entrepreneur, Minister, Author, Speaker, Musician, and Veteran) about overcoming obstacles. We structure our conversation around five key points: 1. Believing that you can (Mind) 2. Recognizing you need help (Relationship) 3. Information/Knowledge (Wisdom) 4. Action (Do it) 5. Follow up (Make it happen).
August 31, 2020
Episode 28: Leadership and Branding.
In today's podcast episode, we speak to Debbie Jollie (The Stammering Communicator) about leadership and branding. We structure our conversation around building a brand online, making sure your online presence and offline presence match, authenticity, senior leadership's role in branding, and what is on the horizon for her and her company.
August 24, 2020
Episode 27: Leadership and Customer Service.
In this podcast episode, we travel to South Africa and speak to Waheebah Leonard about the impacts good and bad customer service has on leaders and internal/external customers. We structure our conversation around these five points: Customer-centric attitude, powerful communicator, empathy, master of priorities, and motivator.
August 17, 2020
Episode 26: Leadership and Teams.
In this episode, we speak to MJ Tolan (TedX speaker, author, and Entrepreneur) about Leadership and Teams. Our conversation revolves around the acronym RESPECT (Respect, Energize, Self-Leadership, Praises, Enable, Create New Leaders, and Trust). Leaders need to be able to employ RESPECT and infuse life into their teams.
August 10, 2020
Episode 25: Leadership and Technology.
In this episode, we speak to Dr. Joe Perez (Technology expert and Conference Speaker) about leadership and technology. We concentrate our conversations around these five points: 1. Leaders should be more interested in accountability than ability, and integrity than celebrity. 2. Leaders should recognize each team member as an asset rather than a cost. 3. Leaders should care more about their data being right than their reports looking pretty. 4. Leaders should be innovative (those who don't innovate will soon stagnate). 5. Leaders should encourage rather than encroach.
August 03, 2020
Episode 24: Leadership and Vulnerability.
It's International Month and in this episode, we go to Canada and speak to Antoni Tzavelas (Tech Leadership Coach, Speaker, and Trainer). We discuss Leadership and Vulnerability around five key points: Putting your people first, Leading with Empathy and Love, Cultivating a culture of trust, Keeping the lines of communication open, Never stopping learning. At the center of all effective leaders is the ability to be vulnerable and creating trust with their teams.
July 27, 2020
Episode 23: Leadership and Social Media.
Its International month and in this episode, we go to the UK and speak to Kate Pearl Goddard, about the importance of Leadership and Social Media. It is all around us and ever-changing but leaders must consider embracing and utilizing the multitude of platforms available and start making it part of their success plan for themselves and their teams. Social Media is not our enemy if used correctly and responsibly. People buy from people!
July 20, 2020
Episode 22: Leadership and You.
It's International Month and in this episode, we go to South Africa and speak to Dr. Madelaine Gomes (Speaker, Trainer, and Co-founder) about Leadership and You. We focus our discussion around Transformation, Success in tribes, the Power of Words, Visions for your future, and Inner Wellness.
July 13, 2020
Episode 21: Leadership and Career Planning.
It's International Month and in this episode, we go to the UAE and speak to Trisha Chapman, Founder and Managing Partner of Impressivecv. We discuss career planning around the five points of being solution-oriented, communication, monitoring progress, alignment and structure, and strategy.
July 06, 2020
Episode 20: Leadership and Development.
In this episode, we speak to Matt Gagnon (TedX Keynote Speaker, Mindset Coach, & Author) about Leadership and Development. We structure our conversation around these five points: 1. Hire a Coach and Build a Tribe 2. Identify The Voice of Limiting Beliefs 3. Own Your Values 4. Delegate and Follow Up 5. Lead Over Liked. #successtoyou!
June 29, 2020
Episode 19: Leadership and Vision.
In this episode, we speak to Jeremy Sisson (Businessman, Philanthropist, & Politician) about Leadership and Vision. We structure our conversation around these five points: 1.) Three reasons why vision is important in Leadership. 2.) Reviewing the 21 irrefutable laws of leadership by John Maxwell. 3.) The concept of the Level 5 leader and what it takes to become one. 4.) Top ten traits that most successful leaders collectively share., and 5.) Top ten habits most successful leaders do every day.
June 22, 2020
Episode 18: Leadership and Heart.
In this episode, we speak to Brian Kelly, President of Brian Kelly Leadership Coaching. We discuss Leadership and Heart around five key points: Self, Care, Vulnerability, Curiosity, and Strategic Interdependency. At the center of all mankind is the heart and it is in the heart where true leaders distinguish themselves from the masses.
June 15, 2020
Episode 17: Leadership and Mindset.
In this episode, we speak to Andy Neary (Former MLB pitcher, Amazon best selling author, keynote speaker, and business coach) about leadership and Mindset. We tackle this topic around these five points: being ok with failure and learning from it, leading by example, having a short-term memory about high and lows, and being empathetic. Mindset is key to being able to forge forward when your eyes speak. Having the mental fortitude to be innovative, decisive, and human during life's challenges is critical to your success and that of your teams.
June 08, 2020
Episode 16: Leadership and Diversity & Inclusion.
In this episode, we speak to Terry Spain (Speaker, Author, and Master Diversity and Inclusion trainer) about Leadership and Diversity & Inclusion. We focus our conversation around the following five points: 1. It starts with you 2. Build an Inclusive environment 3. Get to know those that work with and for you 4. Team building does work and 5. Traveling equals a better you.
June 01, 2020
Episode 15: Leadership and Sales.
In this episode, we speak with Joshua W. Desha about Leadership and Sales. We all sell in one way or another and it is ingrained in our day to day lives. Leaders must learn how to sell their value to their teams and gain their business just as we do in commerce. Our customers, as leaders, deserve the very best from us all the time.
May 25, 2020
Episode 14: Leadership and Finances.
In this episode, we speak to Victor Johnson from Nico Don Projects (certified credit consultant, inspirational speaker, and real estate investor) about Leadership and Finances. There are many ways to send you scuttling to the bottom of the life sea but few have lasting impact like finances. Being financially literate is crucial to leadership and you ability to effectively lead your teams. I always say practice what you preach and being a leader that is always in financial troubles is not leading at all. Learn to own your financial affairs and then teach those around you to flourish financially.
May 18, 2020
Episode 13: Leadership and Wellness.
In this episode, we speak to Michael Cortina, about the importance of wellness and how it affects leadership. We cover five key areas for leaders to keep an eye on when it comes to wellness. Serving, Knowing your people, being real and genuine, taking ownership, and breaking down barriers.
May 11, 2020
Episode 12: Leadership and Faith.
In this episode, Orlando U. Javien Jr. (speaker, and author of God Moments and Unplugged) and I, speak about leadership and faith. We discuss how faith helps us develop leadership qualities in life stages, and how those qualities translate into the corporate arena.
May 04, 2020
Episode 11: The importance of Language in Leadership.
In this episode, we speak to Wendy Pease, Executive Director of Rapport International about the importance of language, interpretation, and translation. Some success is hinged on the proper use of language and cultural etiquette. Don't be the leader that suffers due to not considering how your message is interpreted or translated.
April 27, 2020
Leadership during crisis and the future landscape.
In this episode, we speak to Matt Franz, an Army Veteran, and recent inductee into Florida's Veteran Hall of Fame. We discuss the current leadership landscape, leadership in times of crises and what our future may look like. We also have three books to suggest for your leadership education.
April 20, 2020
Removing the K factor from your SucKcess.
In this episode, I detail my approach to removing the K factors that hinder you from achieving true success. It is the silent killer to many leaders and their effectiveness. Until you are truthful about your condition you will be battling these factors and could potentially derail your career or someone else's. Take action today and become the best you can be.
April 13, 2020
Leading in your house first.
This episode explores the difference between your leadership at home and your job. If you get it right at all, do it at home first then take that knowledge and lead at your job.
April 07, 2020
Career Tip #10: Leave a Legacy.
This episode deals with leaving a legacy anywhere you go. Leave something behind that people will crave and not regret. Your legacy will be one or the other.
March 30, 2020
Career Tip #8 & 9: Teach one, and Training your Relief.
This episode focuses on the importance of teaching those under our charge and making sure that we leave an equipped and trained relief when it is our time to leave our positions. Now more than ever we are seeing the fruit of whether we did or not.
March 23, 2020
Career Tip # 7: Setting the example as a Leader in the New Normal.
This episode is dedicated to all the people having to adjust to a new normal this week. I want to encourage you to take a step back, assess your surroundings, dig your heels in and take this week by storm. We are resilient and intelligent people and we can make it if we are wise in our actions, limit risks and infuse our environments with positivity. I wish you all safety, health, and #successtoyou!
March 16, 2020
Career Tip #5 & 6: Knowing the review process and Finding your passion and adding value.
This week we cover two more tips of my 10 tips for career success. Knowing the review process is critical to a successful career. I have taught all my team members how to dissect the review sheet and how to map a course to ensure they always came out on top. Finding your passion and adding value are key components in your longevity at any company. If you lose any one of these, you might start thinking of getting a mentor or an exit plan.
March 09, 2020
Career Tip #3&4 Learn your company history and future/Find your place.
In this episode, we cover the importance of learning your company's history and future as well as finding your place in your new company.
March 02, 2020
Career Tip #2: Give a great first Impression.
Leaving a great first impression can mean the difference between getting the job or getting to apply again.
February 24, 2020
Career Tip #1: Research.
This episode is the first of ten tips for career success. It covers the important step of research and some tips on how to go about researching your next employer.
February 18, 2020