Category Archives: Audio

My interview on the It Will Come podcast

on July 31, 2017 in Audio, Leadership

George Samuels hosts the It Will Come podcast. Its subtitle, “A philosophy of success through patience, persistence and momentum” is right up the alley of someone like me with my years of daily burpees, blog posts, cold showers, and other sidchas. He posted our conversation, “How To Become The Leader Other People Will Follow.” I’d write how much I enjoyed the conversation and how I recommend it, but his comprehensive[…] Keep reading →

Leadership and the Environment podcast overview and flow

on July 20, 2017 in Audio, Leadership, Nature, Podcast

Overview Leadership and the Environment features influencers who care about the environment leading by example by taking on personal challenges. Guests have loved it, partly for showcasing them as authentic, empathetic leaders, partly for giving them a chance to act on values that they’ve put on hold. It’s pre-launch, but I’ve interviewed two dozen guests, including luminaries like #1 bestsellers Dan Pink, Judith Glaser, and more. Guests don’t need environmental[…] Keep reading →

My podcast interviews and reviews

on July 17, 2017 in Audio, Podcast

This page is a work in progress, collecting the podcasts that have interviewed me plus links and my reviews of each of the podcasts. For now, I’m still adding the images and some of the reviews. Join Up Dots with David Ralph The recordings: “A Man Who Thrives One Step After Anxiety,” January 2015 “Finding Passion Through Leadership,” February 6, 2017 My review of the podcast: Dave is a master[…] Keep reading →

How to Step Up Your Leadership Game With Storytelling

on July 10, 2017 in Audio, Creativity, Exercises, Stories

Park Howell hosts the Business of Storytelling podcast. Today he released our interview about storytelling and how to improve your storytelling for business. Everybody agrees on the value of storytelling in all human communications. All the more in business. Listen to the conversation! Bonus that I missed saying in the interview By the way, when you listen, there’s one part where Park said, “You don’t want to know what’s in[…] Keep reading →

SIDCHAs, self awareness, and “Do-ing”, are the path to entrepreneurship: The Tribe of Entrepreneurs podcast

on July 7, 2017 in Audio, Entrepreneurship

Soren Skovdahl Hansen hosts the Tribe of Entrepreneurs podcast. Soren asked thoughtful questions and got me to share about things I don’t always. I enjoyed the interview a lot. Listen to the podcast! Listen to the podcast! He is also thorough about posting resources we talked about. The show notes: Joshua helps put an end to shiny object syndrome and becoming who you want to be, but it requires that[…] Keep reading →

Leadership Requires Getting in the Trenches and Doing, Not Just Learning: The Interview

on July 5, 2017 in Audio, Leadership

Steve Caldwell hosts the Manager Mojo podcast. On Independence Day he posted our conversation, “Leadership Requires Getting in the Trenches and Doing, Not Just Learning – a conversation with Joshua Spodek, bestselling author of “Leadership Step by Step” and an Adjunct Professor for Columbia Business School.” Listen to the conversation. Listen to the conversation. Here are the show notes: Leadership Requires Getting in the Trenches and Doing, Not Just Learning[…] Keep reading →

What is Wrong with Leadership Training for Sustainable Success?

on June 29, 2017 in Audio, Education, Exercises, Leadership

Chris Salem hosts the Sustainable Success radio show on Voice America, Wednesdays at 11am. He interviewed me yesterday and posted the interview. Live radio means no retakes or editing, which makes everything more dynamic. Also, we practice the Meaningful Connection exercise from Chapter 17 of my book and leadership course, so if you’re working on them and want to hear it in action, listen to this episode. Here’s the episode[…] Keep reading →