Lead Yourself

Leading Through a Crisis | Former CEO Shona Elliott | Episode 131

Shona Elliott is an experienced senior leader who is passionate about helping other senior leaders connect and engage with their greatest assets – their employees – for the purposes of increasing employee retention, employee engagement, and achieving an organization’s strategic goals. As a previous CEO, with fifteen years of senior leadership experience, Shona understands the…

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Why Coaching Matters | Tom Henschel | Episode 130

Topics During this interview, Michael and I discuss the following topics: Why coaching is important to leaders What a coaching session looks like How to pick a coach and what to look for in one Expectations from a mentee of a coach How to establish a relationship of trust with your coach Should leaders keep…

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Updraft: The Aerodynamics of Great Leadership | Jackie Freedman | Episode 126

Is your business, company, or non-profit struggling to fly? Discover a breathtakingly simple approach to leading any team to greater heights. Is your organization having trouble working as a cohesive team? Are you struggling to lead your employees with so many pieces moving at once? These are all common problems which leaders face on a…

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Are Your Leaders Wide Awake? | Laura Prisc | Episode 121

Organizations are paying the price in many ways — absenteeism, reduced production and quality levels, complaints, poor morale surveys, and recruiting costs. Leaders need to learn how to get their workforce engaged, get them to offer discretionary effort, and in the process bring extra value to the organization. If they don’t, their company isn’t reaping…

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Wait, I’m the Boss?!? | The Leadership Guy Peter Economy | Episode 117

It happens to all leaders at some point… They become the boss. Sometimes leaders are prepared for their new role, other times they are not. The most important thing is that leaders understand their position, their level of experience, and take action to continuously improve themselves. Sometimes though, a little help is all that is…

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Toxic Leadership | Mark Tinsley | Episode 112

Toxic leaders, they are everywhere. In fact, they are not worth being referred to as leaders, instead I like to refer to them as bosses. These horrible examples of leadership are too often the result in people quitting and ultimately organizations crumbling. Mark Tinsley is a US Army Officer, and leadership coach and consultant. With…

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Which are You – Proactive vs Reactive | MONDAY LEADERSHIP MINUTE

Welcome to the Monday Leadership Minute. This just a quick and dirty weekly segment where I talk about whatever leadership topic is ongoing or in my mind. If you have something you would like to hear during this segment, be sure to reach out to me via: scott@movingforwardleadership.com There are no show notes for these,…

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Why Storytelling Matters | Executive Coach Tom Henschel | Episode 111

Human beings have been telling stories since our existence. The ability to tell an effective story is essential in conveying messages, developing subordinates, and connecting with everyone you come in touch with. Yet so many leaders simply suck at telling stories and have no idea why storytelling matters. Tom Henschel is an expert in workplace…

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It’s Our Time! | MONDAY LEADERSHIP MINUTE

Welcome to the Monday Leadership Minute. This just a quick and dirty weekly segment where I talk about whatever leadership topic is ongoing or in my mind. If you have something you would like to hear during this segment, be sure to reach out to me via: scott@movingforwardleadership.com There are no show notes for these,…

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Destress with the CATalyst Approach | Kevin Rose | Episode 110

Leaders and their people are constantly under heavy strain. Day in and day out, they are placed under stressors to achieve more with less. Eventually these stressors become too much for any person – leader or follower. We all need to figure out ways to destress and relax but sometimes people can take destressing to…

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