Category Archives: Podcast

075: Palestine and Coffee; RJ Khalaf, part 3

on August 16, 2018 in Podcast

Even leaders need to remember to check-in and communicate with their closest friends. In RJ’s third conversation here, he shares what integrity, listening, and communication mean for leaders. He acts with these skills in his professional and personal life. From running mentorship camps to sticking to his values on something so seemingly small as a disposable cup at a bus station, RJ puts actions behind his words. Do you think[…] Keep reading →

074: Finding the Fire; Scott Mautz, part 1

on August 15, 2018 in Podcast

Scott takes on a three-part challenge in this episode . . in the middle of a book launch! We discuss how Scott is bringing his experience running multibillion dollar companies within Proctor and Gamble to helping people make sense of how they see work . . . and to create meaning and purpose in a world that doesn’t do it for them any more. We discuss the life of a[…] Keep reading →

073: Sustainable resources on a global scale; Jared Angaza, part 1

on August 14, 2018 in Podcast

Jared and I have deep, engaging conversations, starting from before my appearances on his podcast a year before we recorded this one. You’ll hear we quickly get deep on this one. It follows an earlier conversation a topic that many won’t talk about or listen on, but that we consider essential, at least to talk about. We discuss resources per person as our populations grow. Some societies controlled their population[…] Keep reading →

072: Teaching leaders how to lead; Daniel Bauer, part 1

on August 10, 2018 in Podcast

(Spoiler alert: Daniel takes on the biggest challenge so far. You could argue his circumstances make it easier than it sounds, but he’s coming from Texas!) Leadership education and practice can begin in school. Sadly, in most systems it doesn’t. My K-12, college, and graduate school nearly completely lacked training in the social and emotional skills of leadership, and I went to some of the world’s great schools. That’s why[…] Keep reading →

071: The value of coaching; Jordan Harbinger, part 1

on August 7, 2018 in Podcast

Jordan and I got to be friends over a decade ago before he moved to California. We’d get  burritos around the corner from my place. In the meantime we toured North Korea not once but twice together and I’ve seen him in Los Angeles. This time I hosted him and his wife for my famous no-packaging vegetable stew.You get to hear from him how it tasted (spoiler alert: he says[…] Keep reading →

070: Seth Godin: coming soon

on August 2, 2018 in Podcast

This short recording is a teaser for my full interview with Seth Godin, who needs no introduction. It begins and ends with messages from Seth, sandwiching my top-level impressions from meeting with him at his home and talking at length. He talks about his new book, This Is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn to See, in our conversation so the full recording will come out when the[…] Keep reading →

069: Why you will follow me to fly less

on August 1, 2018 in Podcast

2 minutes and 53 seconds to show you the trends people are following back to what used to be normal and healthy. Fight against clean and pure all you want. You’ll follow eventually. Why not start now and lead?

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