After Leah Roe, Founder of The Perk, was unexpectedly laid off while on maternity leave, she took a chance and faced the challenge head-on. She swapped a career in finance for the world of human development, helping organizations create more human workplaces by nurturing their leadership and cultures. In this episode, Leah talks about her journey from CPA to Leadership Coach and Organizational Trust Expert and explains how she applies her wealth of experience and insight to any conversation. Listen in to hear what you can do to become a better listener and improve connections and cultivate a more empathetic environment at work and in your personal life.
Although we may not intentionally prioritize ourselves over others, the demands of life and work can sometimes cause us to develop a self-centered approach without realizing it. This inward mindset is a common issue for teams and can lead to various challenges. When leaders operate with an inward mindset, it reduces their positive impact and hinders their ability to lead effectively. In contrast, adopting an outward mindset can bring numerous benefits to ourselves and those around us. In this podcast, Rosie Ward explains the advantages of shifting our perspective and embracing an outward mindset.
How often in life have you almost – or completely – given up on something…even when you’ve been working hard for it? It happens to many of us. Recently, my 12-year old son, Peyton, gifted me with some valuable lessons related to leadership and perseverance that I think are applicable for many people; so I...
Wendy Swire, author, self-proclaimed “Brain Geek Coach”, and Principal at Swire Solutions, is dedicated to helping leaders harness the power of their minds to achieve unparalleled success. With a background on Wall Street, she leverages her analytical skills and passion for learning to become an expert in applied neuroscience. In this episode, Wendy discusses battling modern life's adverse effects on the human brain. Her mission is to help leaders use empathy, positive thought, and practical techniques to master their mental fitness. Listen in to hear what you can do to cultivate these traits and tap into the power of neuroplasticity.
Have you ever found yourself agreeing to things you don't want to do and feeling resentful or irritable? Do you prioritize the needs of others, such as your friends, family, or colleagues, at the expense of your well-being? If you can relate to these experiences, you're not alone. Many people, particularly leaders, struggle with boundary-setting in our fast-paced, hectic world. When you establish healthy boundaries, you can regain control of your time and energy. This episode offers encouragement and practical strategies for reframing your mindset and prioritizing your needs.