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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

180: Leaders with Heart Understand That Safety is Critical to Listening

8/3/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks directly to her listeners about the importance of creating safe spaces. Although its importance is often overlooked, a safe space means that the leaders have taken the time to listen, to connect, and to communicate effectively in order to understand what their people's needs are. Take a listen. Key Takeaways:

Duration:00:09:05

179: Leaders with Heart Impact Lives

7/27/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Sonya D. Crockett, Senior Human Resources Business Partner and People Conflict Resolution Specialist at Raising Canes. She opens up about how her mother is her driving force, who instilled in her from a young age that the answer to most problems in life is to care. Her mother's mantra in life was "if you do what's right, right will follow you" and that's something Sonya lives by. Take a listen.

Duration:00:25:04

178: Leaders with Heart Must Find a Balance

7/20/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Mikki Gates who is a Strategic & Inclusive People & Culture Leader for over 6 casino properties and a TEDxManitouSprings Curator. While her two occupations keep her pretty busy, they are a good balance since she gets the best of both worlds. She prides herself on being a servant leader, as well as a results-driven one. Mikki believes it's important to be both - contrary to what many people believe. Take a listen to hear how she’s able to manage being an...

Duration:00:25:28

177: Leaders with Heart Must Fight Compassion Fatigue

7/13/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks directly to her listeners about the struggles that come with being a compassionate and caring leader. This applies in and out of the home for Heather - in this episode, she opens up about parenting, how compassion fatigue has affected her in the past, and more. Take a listen.

Duration:00:05:12

176: Leaders with Heart Know Leadership is a Choice

7/6/2021
In this episode, Heather speaks directly with her listeners about the importance of reframing our mindsets around leadership. Being a leader can sometimes be seen as a hassle due to the hard work involved. It's a hard thing to do. But when we reframe the way we think about leadership, it can be both exciting and rewarding. Here are some tips.

Duration:00:04:08

175: Leaders with Heart are Receptive to Change

6/29/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Stace Williams, a global leadership consultant and Caring Leadership Community Coach. Stace’s passion lies in helping leaders grow by enabling them to see and actualize their potential. Her experience spans five continents, 17 countries, and a wide range of industries, including aerospace, biopharma, defense, energy, finance, healthcare, insurance, technology, and telecommunications.

Duration:00:18:30

174: Leaders with Heart Practice Self-Care

6/22/2021
Heather interviews Cordelia Gaffar - Emotions Opener Coach, Creator of Replenish Me ™, Speaker, Author of Detached Love, Co-Host of the Unlearning Labels Podcast, and a Caring Leadership Community Coach. Cordelia also is the mother of 6 children and left Corporate America after her third child to focus on raising her children. Her story began 18 years ago, and her expertise is just the right blend of corporate, family, and community. She is a firm believer in self-care, and in this episode,...

Duration:00:24:28

173: Leaders with Heart Ask for Help

6/15/2021
In this episode, Heather interviews Garry Turner - friend, Caring Leadership Coach, and International Product Manager for IMCD Group. Garry shows up in his most authentic self in this episode. As you can tell from the first 5 minutes of listening, Garry is someone who believes being vulnerable is the key to connection and community. Take a listen to these rich 20 minutes of work, personal, and life advice from two strangers from across the globe who have developed a genuine friendship. Key...

Duration:00:23:24

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