Category Archives: Audio

The Perfect (helpful) Storm

on December 6, 2017 in Audio, Leadership, Nature, Podcast

Here is an email I’m sending tomorrow, relevant to people who care about Leadership and the Environment: Hello friends, family, and people I’ve worked with this year​, I’m writing you who have seen my passion evolve in 2017 from launching my book to launching my podcast, Leadership and the Environment.​ Please listen if you haven’t, especially Episode Zero, which gives its back story. But first read on. The podcast goal and[…] Keep reading →

Leadership and Loyalty: Dov Baron’s interview

on December 2, 2017 in Audio, Leadership

Some conversations are open and honest. Then there are whole other levels of friendship that leads to sharing vulnerability and intimacy. Dov Baron—speaker, writer, coach, guru—makes his conversations like that. We spoke like two friends who love helping people learn the social and emotional skills of leadership sharing what we’ve learned, how we teach, and the struggles we learned them from. Listen to the conversation (on iTunes) Dov’s inspiration of me[…] Keep reading →

Leadership and the Environment is Live!

on November 30, 2017 in Audio, Leadership, Nature, Podcast

[Below is the content of my fourth email announcement of my podcast, which I just released. It’s over 12 years in design, based on 3 years of testing the underlying techniques and 1 year making the podcast. I intend for it to change culture, I hope broadly and fast enough.] Hello all, Leadership and the Environment is live! The first four episodes are up, featuring Dan Pink, multiple #1 NY[…] Keep reading →

Immature, spoiled eating habits and the Yummy Phase

on November 24, 2017 in Audio, Humor, Perception

The more I cook for myself, the more I appreciate nuance, subtlety, complexity, variety, and so forth in food, as well as the expression of the person who prepared the food. Also, the more I see others as stuck in the yummy phase, which describes the United States population increasingly in number and increasingly in areas beyond food. What’s the yummy phase? The urban dictionary defines it effectively: The period[…] Keep reading →

Changing the World Starts at Home: Hear Me on Growthbusters

on November 20, 2017 in Audio, Nature

Dave Gardner lived a successful mainstream corporate life, but then started looking at the world around him and seeing problems mainstream society is missing. After scratching the surface, you can’t help but find our drive for growth—usually enumerated through GDP and population—at the root. Dave created a documentary, Growthbusters, questioning growth. He’s asking the critical questions of our time that nearly everyone is ignoring, leading them to miss important issues[…] Keep reading →

How to Practice Leadership: The Inner Changemaker interview

on November 3, 2017 in Audio, Leadership

Jay Wong‘s Inner Changemaker podcast is growing like crazy, making #1 in self-improvement on iTunes. He just released our interview. We talked about passion and how to create more, leadership, the environment, sidchas, and the passions I’m working on. Listen to our conversation Here’s a preview: Listen to our full conversation

How Do I Live My Values?

on October 21, 2017 in Audio, Education, Leadership, Stories

Daniel Bauer uncovered what I’m up to next and what led me to it in his second interview of me for his Better Leaders Better Schools podcast. He released it yesterday. All the burpees, vegetables, and so on are leading up to a lot more than just personal habits, as the conversation reveals. The next big step is the podcast launch, featuring some big names—a Pulitzer Prize winner, tens-of-millions-times-viewed TED[…] Keep reading →