Join my Toronto-based leadership coach and consultant, Lynette Turner, and me as we tackle topics and issues relevant to today’s organizations.
We explore emerging trends in leadership—from organizational culture and social organization transformation, to how technology is exponentially changing the face of what we consider effective work and leadership.
If you value leadership at all levels, consistently strive to improve yourself and be a better colleague, friend and leader, you’ll want tune in. Subscribe to our podcast on iTunes, Google Play and make sure to follow us on SoundCloud.
As spring and summer are in the air, and we have a chance to be more active, don’t take it for granted. If you love running, biking, skating, or any sort of active lifestyle – give yourself the gift of making time for it. That extra hour in the office, or that last minute […]
In season 3, episode 15, Lorne and Lynette discuss the statement your clothing makes in your organizations. To what degree do you believe the formality of your attire impacts the way you accomplish work? What if your airplane pilot ditched their uniform for casual dress? Would it be off putting if a tech start up […]
How good are you at asking for feedback after every meeting? Think about how often you truly ask employees for genuine feedback on a regular basis. It matters and sends the message that you’re interested in improving, learning and growing. No matter what you hear back, the only thing you need to reply with is […]
In season 3, episode 14, Lorne and Lynette discuss the value and benefit of using tools like G-Suite to collaborate with peers in your organization. Here are some ideas of how to build, grow, encourage and nurture the practice of collaboration in your company, and really ingrain it in your culture. All that and […]
Ask yourself, why do you think people employ you? Learn from this milkshake story, think about what YOU are providing at work, and why people decided to make you part of their journey. Enjoy it on the YouTube video embedded below, or audio listeners can hear it on SoundCloud now too (iTunes coming in […]
In season 3, episode 13, Lorne and Lynette discuss abundance and the importance of giving. They refer to Adam Grant’s work on givers, takers and matchers, and how we all behave in each of these ways. Grant’s research finds that the most successful people tend to be generous in spirit and givers. The question is […]
What will you do to make yourself a little uncomfortable this week? In this episode, I tell a story of when a woman took herself out of her comfort zone and challenged herself to make a presentation – and did great! What can you do to take yourself out of your comfort zone this week? […]
In season 3, episode 12, Lorne and Lynette discuss how our personal and professional lives are blending together more and more. Life happens and sometimes it’ll have an impact on our responsibilities at work. Here are steps that leaders, organizations and team members can take to support co-workers and help them navigate when life […]