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Leadership With Heart

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Would you like to uncover how Leaders with Heart lead their teams and engage and retain them in the process? Join Heather R. Younger, J.D., the best-selling author of The 7 Intuitive Laws of Employee Loyalty and Founder and CEO of Customer Fanatix as she interviews amazing leaders from all over the world and all walks of life to find out what drives them to be more emotionally intelligent leaders.

Would you like to uncover how Leaders with Heart lead their teams and engage and retain them in the process? Join Heather R. Younger, J.D., the best-selling author of The 7 Intuitive Laws of Employee Loyalty and Founder and CEO of Customer Fanatix as she interviews amazing leaders from all over the world and all walks of life to find out what drives them to be more emotionally intelligent leaders.

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United Kingdom

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Would you like to uncover how Leaders with Heart lead their teams and engage and retain them in the process? Join Heather R. Younger, J.D., the best-selling author of The 7 Intuitive Laws of Employee Loyalty and Founder and CEO of Customer Fanatix as she interviews amazing leaders from all over the world and all walks of life to find out what drives them to be more emotionally intelligent leaders.

Language:

English


Episodes

172: Leaders with Heart are Self-Aware

6/8/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Nick Boulas, Director of Leadership Development at BBL Hospitality. Nick has been in the hospitality industry for over 40 years and is now the Director of Leadership Development with BBL Hospitality for over 22 hotels and 15 restaurants. Nick Boulas is originally from Horseheads, NY, where he grew up in the Greek diner business. He then went on to study Hospitality Management at Niagara University. Nick has been on a mission for the last 20 years to...

Duration:00:34:55

171: Leaders with Heart Know Their Purpose

6/1/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Brooke Erol, Consultant, Author, Trainer, Chief Purpose Officer. Brooke is originally from Istanbul, Turkey, but has lived in San Diego for the past few years. She is the author of Create a Life You Love: Reflections on Living Life to the Fullest and From Hierarchy to High Performance: Unleashing the Hidden Superpowers of Ordinary People to Realize Extraordinary Results. Heather chose Brooke Erol to be one of the Caring Leadership coaches because, as you...

Duration:00:26:10

170: Leaders with Heart Know Being Vulnerable is Human (Brian Kelly)

5/25/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Brian Kelly, People, Leadership, Strategy & Team Development Consultant, Mindset Coach, Speaker, Facilitator, Author, Unleashing Your Human Greatness, Strengthening the ❤️ of Business™. Heather has always been impressed by Brian’s natural Caring Leadership traits, which is why he is now a Caring Leadership Community coach! In this episode, Brian opens up about his journey and the difficulties he faced along the way. Key Takeaways: Being vulnerable is...

Duration:00:25:06

169: Leaders with Heart Pay Attention to the Lessons

5/18/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Kizzy Parks, Ph.D., CEO of KPC, GovCon Winners, AmPar, AdultFluent, and Host of the AdultFluent℠ podcast. Her newest company GovCon Winners works to help small businesses win profitable government contracts. She is charismatic, honest, and compassionate in this episode, where she shared the times in her career when she wasn’t the best leader. She states that at times she was leading from a space of scarcity and less than - which was not productive for her...

Duration:00:26:02

168: Leaders with Heart Look Out for Their People

5/11/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Christiano Gherardini, President/Owner at Turnkey Technologies, Inc., a Gold Microsoft Dynamics Partner. Christiano started the company about 27 years ago - and now serves local, regional, and national customers. They sell and implement accounting software and CRM software across the US, that help businesses replace their legacy business systems and automate their financials and operations. His company, Turnkey Technologies, Inc. makes businesses more...

Duration:00:18:47

167: Leaders with Heart Understand that Caring is About Action

5/4/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks directly with her listeners about the inspiration behind her book and some updates regarding the Caring Leadership Ecosystem of the book, assessment, and community. Key Takeaways: Leaders must make their employees feel seen and heard, The Caring Leadership ecosystem is a support system for individuals who want to be better, Leading with Heart creates a ripple effect. One Manager at a Time: Although I’ve had my fair share of managers who didn’t show up as...

Duration:00:10:19

166: Leaders with Heart Cry Too

4/27/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Kara Westurn, Regional Director at CharDonnay Dialysis/CDI Health, where she is in charge of overseeing dialysis centers in correctional facilities across the country. Kara is authentic, vulnerable, and so open about her story that it actually brings them to tears. Take a listen to know how Kara was able to turn her life around and create the life she knew she deserved. Kara Westurn is the poster image for what a Caring Leader is - but she wasn’t always...

Duration:00:26:40

165: Leaders with Heart Show Grace - Eddy Badrina

4/20/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Eddy Badrina, CEO of Eden Green and Co-founder of Buzzshift. This 20-minute podcast is filled with insightful information about his innovative company Eden Green and what it takes to be a leader. Eddy attributes most of his leadership values to his parents, who immigrated from the Philippines with little to their name and made a life for themselves in Houston, TX. From a young age, Eddy was shown what he refers to as “sacrificial leadership” by his...

Duration:00:27:21

164: Leaders with Heart Embrace Your Crazy - Janine Williams

4/13/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Janine Williams, the CEO, and Founder of Impulsify, a software company that equips businesses with simple, affordable technology solutions. She refers to herself as a “reluctant CEO” who believed in a product and decided she wouldn’t take no for an answer. Janine believes in “The Adversity Advantage” and her story is quite unique. Her obstacles to overcome adversity began as a young girl and she is proud of what she has built today. She credits her...

Duration:00:30:30

163: Leaders with Heart Lead with Compassion

4/6/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Taneshia Nash Laird, the president & CEO of Newark Symphony Hall, the vintage 1925 performing arts center in Newark, NJ. The way that Taneshia came to be on Heather’s podcast reveals a uniqueness that accompanies this episode until its end. The first word Taneshia uses to describe her leadership style is compassionate. This deep found sense of compassion that Taneshia claims to strive for, is revealed through each story and experience which she shares....

Duration:00:23:11

162: Leaders With Heart Need to Have a Loyal and Dependable Team

3/30/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with Matt Manners, CEO & Founder of Inspiring Workplaces. Matt shares his well-founded perspective that the traits of a caring leader are those of a caring human being. Matt’s mission, and that of his company, is to make people’s lives better inside and outside of the workplace. Matt’s whole leadership philosophy is about recognizing others and shining the spotlight on the most deserving of employees throughout organizations worldwide. Leaders with heart...

Duration:00:20:05

161: Leaders with Heart Surrender

3/23/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with Mechelle Roberthon, Vice President/Director of Talent Development at Home Bank. Heather and Mechelle both share the opinion that this episode is like being in “Leadership Church”. It is 35 minutes filled with rich wisdom and inspirational stories, which I guarantee will fill you up and leave you motivated for the rest of your day, or even your week. Lessons learned and discussed in this interview extend beyond the realm of leadership into the reality of...

Duration:00:38:38

160: Leaders with Heart Lead from Behind

3/16/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with Jane Fischberg, previously the CEO of Rubicon Programs. Jane explains how she learned many important leadership lessons. Each trait in her leadership style echoes the humility that she serves with as a leader. She provides beautiful personal examples of setting up her team for success. Her wisdom is apparent as seen in the advice she offers others on their caring leadership journeys. Takeaways:

Duration:00:29:21

159: Leaders with Heart Put Their Hearts into Their Work and Find Joy

3/9/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Nick Mehta, CEO of Gainsight, The Customer Success Company. Nick shares about his values and the values of his company. Values such as putting people first, beginner’s mind, childlike joy, and more. These qualities shine in Nick’s character throughout the episode, as his passion for leadership and doing good becomes more and more apparent. Takeaways: No matter what stage of life you are in, you are always a beginner. First rule of business is putting...

Duration:00:26:35

158: Leaders with Heart are Committed to Doing Better

3/2/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Lindy Eichenbaum Lent, President and CEO of Rose Community Foundation. Heather realized she had to have Lindy on her Leadership with Heart Podcast after reading an article about Lindy in a magazine. That’s how strong her caring leadership abilities are. Lindy shares compelling stories and insights into the world of caring leadership. She describes what her drive to lead was born out of and shares a story where she learned a hard leadership...

Duration:00:21:10

157: Leaders with Heart Lead with Curiosity

2/23/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with Donald Comer, Staff VP of Fedex Corporation, and an incredible leader of color who was recommended by Stephen M.R. Covey. Donald’s leadership wisdom conveys that he is a humble leader who leads with reverent power. Their conversation conveys that anyone in any place in an organization has the opportunity to lead. Donald and Heather discuss strategies for maintaining culture in a remote environment, which are very useful in today’s climate. Takeaways:

Duration:00:22:23

156: Leaders with Heart Care All Year Round

2/16/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with LaToya Lyn, Vice President of Talent Strategy at Oscar Health. Heather and LaToya begin with a discussion of Black History month and what it means to both of them. Their conversation ranges from activism, to identities, to listening and learning. One of the richest episodes to date. Takeaways: Black History month is in February because of 2 prominent birthdays in February—Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. Drive D&I conversations all year...

Duration:00:32:43

155: Leaders with Heart Exhibit Ownership

2/9/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Dave Sims, CEO of Floify, the industry’s leading mortgage automation platform. Dave is an example of a humble leader, one who recognizes that his leadership journey has no end. We discuss his development within his company and the crucial leadership lessons he learned along the way that he incorporates into his everyday. Takeaways: Leaders take ownership for the whole company. If there are problems on the front lines, take ownership and seek a...

Duration:00:29:36

154: Leaders with Heart Know When to Step Back Description:

2/2/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Dr. Nikki Johnson, the first ever Chief of Mental Health Services for the Denver Sheriff’s Department. Nikki shares countless caring leadership traits and best practices, and how she came to pick them up along her own leadership journey. Takeaways:

Duration:00:25:11

153: Leaders with Heart Go First

1/26/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks with Stephen M.R. Covey, cofounder of CoveyLink and the FranklinCovey Speed of Trust Practice and New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Speed of Trust. Stephen shares how trust is that foundation of his leadership journey. He also shares the origins of his drive to lead and some sage tips from his father, Stephen Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Heather, like Stephen, believes that you trust lies at the...

Duration:00:38:17