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Engaging Leader: Leadership communication principles to engage your team - hosted by Jesse Lahey, Aspendale Communications

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Welcome to Engaging Leader, your source for principles to communicate, engage, and lead with greater impact. This weekly podcast will help you inspire trust, passion, and action.

Welcome to Engaging Leader, your source for principles to communicate, engage, and lead with greater impact. This weekly podcast will help you inspire trust, passion, and action.

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United States

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Welcome to Engaging Leader, your source for principles to communicate, engage, and lead with greater impact. This weekly podcast will help you inspire trust, passion, and action.

Language:

English


Episodes

203: 4 Ways to Keep Work Fulfilling for Remote Workers | with Bruce Daisley, former Twitter VP

3/17/2020
Due to the coronavirus, the number of people working from home is skyrocketing. Even without a pandemic, working remotely has become a very common arrangement, allowing companies to access top talent without worrying about geography, while offering greater flexibility for workers to do great work on their own terms. And yet over time, dissatisfaction, disconnection, […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:20:48

202: Overcome the Invisible Barriers Holding Women Back at Work | with Michelle King, Netflix’s Director of Inclusion

3/4/2020
In recent years, most companies have been trying to advance the representation of women and minorities in leadership positions. For example, most organizations have diversity recruitment targets as well as Diversity & Inclusion programs, including initiatives like mentoring, networking groups, and unconscious bias training. But despite these efforts, women account for only 4.6% of Fortune […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:22:27

201: 4 Hacks for Bringing Joy to the Workplace | with Bruce Daisley, former Twitter VP

2/26/2020
Burnout and unhappiness at work are a reality for the vast majority of workers. Fortunately, leaders — and employees themselves — can make work better. In his new book, Bruce Daisley shares hacks from science and his previous experience as Twitter’s VP of Europe to transform work from stressful and soul-sucking to fulfilling and fun. […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:22:18

200: Discover How You Contribute to the World | with Tom Rath

2/10/2020
Great jobs are MADE, not FOUND. If you aren’t loving your current job, how can you turn it into a job you want? Finding fulfillment in our life’s work requires contributing meaningfully to the world around us. We’re pleased to welcome Tom Rath back to the show. Tom is a bestselling author and research scientist […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:22:09

199: How to Tackle the 3 Toughest Conversations with Employees | with CHRO Paul Falcone

1/24/2020
Have you ever put off a conversation with an employee for too long because just thinking about it made you cringe? Most leaders know how agonizing it can feel to address inappropriate behavior or communicate other uncomfortable messages. The good news is that you can acquire the tools and skills that help you not only […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:23:26

198: Want More Collaboration & Team Accountability? | with Kim Nugent

12/18/2019
Organizations need more collaboration and teamwork, but how? Particularly when facing large initiatives or other challenges, stress can lead to problems such as burnout, finger-pointing, and project failures. As a leader, how can you troubleshoot the situation and improve the team’s collaboration, accountability, and overall effectiveness? In this episode, Kim Nugent joins us to discuss: […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:21:36

197: Leading a Healing Organization | with Michael Gelb

11/27/2019
On the Engaging Leader podcast, we’ve often discussed why an organization needs to have a compelling purpose and vision, beyond just making money. There are so many reasons why it’s not only the right thing to do but also smart business – for example, having a purpose that excites people leads to strong employee engagement […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:27:36

196: How to Win Like Forbes 100 Most Innovative Leaders | with Jeff Dyer

11/6/2019
How do you win the support needed from bosses, colleagues, and investors to bring to life you and your team’s ideas? Great leaders of innovation know that creativity is not enough. They succeed not only on the basis of their ideas, but because they have the vision, reputation, and networks to win the backing needed […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:28:56

196: How to Win Like Forbes 100 Most Innovative Leaders | with Jeff Dyer

10/21/2019
Brought to you by Workforce Communication How do you win the support needed from bosses, colleagues, and investors to bring to life you and your team’s ideas? Great leaders of innovation know that creativity is not enough. They succeed not only on the basis of their ideas, but because they have the vision, reputation, and […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:28:56

195: Engaging Generations part 2 — How to Communicate with Millennials and Gen Z | with JJ Lahey

8/19/2019
In case you didn’t already realize it, the people who are graduating college now and entering your workforce are not considered Millennials … they are the next generation, Gen Z (sometimes called Post-Millennials). And even though Millennials have already driven a significant shift in how people communicate in the workplace, it looks like Generation Z […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:20:10

194: Engaging Generations part 1 — How Millennials and Gen Z Are Reshaping Workforce Communications | with JJ Lahey

8/19/2019
With four very different generations making up today’s workforce, how do you effectively engage them all? In particular, a frequent question we receive is how to communicate with younger employees. Today’s workforce is made up primarily of four generations: Baby Boomers, Generation X, Gen Y (also known as Millennials), and Gen Z (sometimes called Post-Millenials). […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:24:11

193: Research Techniques for Identifying a Compelling EVP | with Matt O’Connor, PhD

7/14/2019
When you identify the reasons why high-performing employees choose your organization, it serves as a compass in guiding your ongoing development of the employee experience. Furthermore, if you use those insights to craft an Employee Value Proposition (EVP) that resonates with both current and prospective talent, it becomes a strong foundation of your employer brand […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:15:40

192: How to Discover Your Employee Value Proposition (EVP) | with Matt O’Connor, PhD

7/14/2019
What makes your company different from your competitors in the talent marketplace? Can you articulate the reasons in a message that is unique, authentic, and compelling? A strong Employee Value Proposition (EVP) is key to recruiting, retaining, and fully engaging top talent. Your EVP is a clear message about why people choose to join your […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:20:05

191: 3 Hacks for Emotional Transparency That Cultivates Accountability | with Jonathan Raymond

6/4/2019
If it seems like you can’t trust your team to own projects and results, how can you improve accountability? This is the final episode in a four-part series of interviews with Jonathan Raymond about how to practice emotional transparency to cultivate accountability within your team. This time, we discuss three hacks — the most important […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:07:21

190: 4 Steps of Emotional Transparency That Cultivates Accountability | with Jonathan Raymond

5/6/2019
Many leaders feel frustrated by what seems like a low level of personal ownership among people in their organization. Things don’t get done on time, problems don’t get solved, and issues get ignored rather than proactively addressed before they become problems. Sound familiar? This episode is part 3 of a four-part series of interviews with […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:24:35

189: Dos and Don’ts of Emotional Transparency | with Jonathan Raymond

4/8/2019
A couple days ago, the CEO of a small business complained to me that one of his managers has been displaying some of the classic signs of a lack of accountability — brushing off the severity of a mistake, letting tensions build with his own direct reports instead of asking for advice on how to […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:19:35

188: Emotional Transparency — The Secret to Accountability | with Jonathan Raymond

3/4/2019
Accountability. Many organizations name it one of their top corporate values. And yet no matter how much they talk about accountability, leaders often feel frustrated by what seems like a low level of personal ownership among their employees. Things don’t get done on time, problems don’t get solved, and issues get ignored rather than proactively […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:22:17

187: 3 Strategies for Achieving Your Goals

2/4/2019
Did you set any New Year resolutions for yourself this year … or goals for your team? If so, are you still on track, or have you given up? According to U.S. News, about 80% of New Year resolutions fail by the second week of February. Does that mean you shouldn’t set goals to improve […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:23:39

186: 4 Tips from Brain Science for Communications That Boost Attention and Learning from Your Workforce | with Jamie Barnes

1/7/2019
With so many things competing for attention, leaders at many organizations struggle to get their people to pay enough attention to important communications — such as for change initiatives. And it’s an even bigger struggle to get them to take the messages/information to heart, remember them, and put them into action. Fortunately, neuroscience has provided […] For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:36:30

185: How Great Leaders Create Connection in the Age of Isolation | with Dan Schawbel

12/20/2018
The relationships between your team members make a big difference — both in terms of business results and each person’s wellbeing. As tempting as it is to rely on virtual communication and collaboration, technology too often contributes to workplace isolation and even loneliness. In today’s technology-driven workplace, particularly if some team members are working remotely, how can you cultivate a sense of community? For additional content and links, visit http://www.EngagingLeader.com

Duration:00:33:47