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Next Wave Leadership Podcast

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The Next Wave Leadership podcast is hosted by Dov Pollack where Dov talks to leaders about how they’re creating great places to work and more importantly great places to grow.

The Next Wave Leadership podcast is hosted by Dov Pollack where Dov talks to leaders about how they’re creating great places to work and more importantly great places to grow.

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United States

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The Next Wave Leadership podcast is hosted by Dov Pollack where Dov talks to leaders about how they’re creating great places to work and more importantly great places to grow.

Language:

English


Episodes

Julie Rasmussen: On Leadership as a Mindset, Breaking Into Male-Dominated Fields, and The Power of Mary Kay Ash

2/22/2021
Julie Rasmussen is the Founder, CEO, Chairman, and Principal Owner of Dagmar Associates, a strategic management company that provides business development services for boards, teams, and C-level executives across the globe. She is also the Founder and CEO of Simply Finances, a financial technology company that is developing a financial management app and fintech platform for women. For the past 25 years, Julie has led international business startups, turnarounds, and high-growth companies,...

Duration:00:39:41

Leslie Shannon: On Following Your Intuition, Speaking Your Truth, and Creating Your Own Job in Large Organizations

2/15/2021
Leslie Shannon is the Head of Ecosystem and Trend Scouting at Nokia, a telecommunications, information technology, and consumer electronics company. In this role, Leslie investigates new developments in the tech industry to understand what technological innovations humans can expect to observe and interact with three to five years in the future. Outside of her exciting work at Nokia, Leslie also serves as a Board Advisor for Myplanet, a web design and employee support systems provider based...

Duration:00:46:06

Lawrence Ford: On Discovering Your Purpose and Changing the World’s Perspective on Capital

2/8/2021
Lawrence Ford is an entrepreneur, author, financial advisor, consultant, coach, speaker, and spiritual leader. He is the Founder and CEO of Conscious Capital Wealth Management, a financial advisory group that is dedicated to helping clients align their dreams and values with their finances. Lawrence is also the Founder and Chairman of Future Capital, an organization that is focused on fostering a fully operational and conscious global economy. Outside of his role as a founder, Lawrence is a...

Duration:00:48:02

Marvin Williams: On Mission-Driven Leadership and How You Can’t Lead Where You Haven’t Been

2/1/2021
Marvin Williams is the Senior Vice President of Property Management at MidPen Housing. He is in charge of MidPen Housing’s largest affiliate organization, MidPen Property Management Corporation, where he leads more than 250 staff members and oversees more than 7,200 rental homes across 10 San Francisco Bay Area counties. Before joining MidPen Housing in 2018, Marvin had over 18 years of property management experience and expertise. Marvin is a proud U.S. Army veteran with 8 years of...

Duration:00:43:43

Diana Rothschild: On How Asking, “Could We Be More Profitable By Being Good?” Changed Walmart

1/25/2021
Diana Rothschild is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at TaskRabbit, an online marketplace that matches users with local freelancers who can help with cleaning, moving, repairs, and many other daily tasks. She is also the Strategic Advisor of Operations, Strategic Partnerships, & Sustainability at Diana Rothschild Strategic Consulting. Diana was one of the very first employees to launch Walmart’s sustainability efforts, saving the organization $500 million in the first year while...

Duration:00:44:03

Mark Fidel: On Never Apologizing Without Solutions

1/18/2021
Mark Fidel is an entrepreneur, former attorney with decades of experience in litigation, business, and finance, and the Co-Founder and Leader of State, Local, and Education Markets for RiskSense, Inc. His company, RiskSense, is a full-spectrum vulnerability and cybersecurity management platform. Mark is also the Owner of Applied Records Management, a full-service document scanning and litigation support consulting firm. Outside of work, Mark is the Chair of the Board of Directors at...

Duration:00:49:33

Kim Mayfield: On the Importance of Tenacity and the Delicate Balance of Leading With Intuition Alongside Data in Large Organizations

1/11/2021
Kim Mayfield is the Director of US Commercial Cloud Sales for VMware, a software company that provides innovative solutions to digital businesses. Kim specializes in sales, marketing, and channel leadership and is known for driving fast-paced, complex sales cycles. Before joining VMware, Kim spent over 18 years at Cisco, where she held multiple positions ranging from Regional Sales Manager for the Commercial West to Head of US Commercial Distribution. In this episode… Have you ever been...

Duration:00:43:09

Phnam Bagley: On Building A World That Doesn't Exist Yet

1/4/2021
Phnam Bagley is a designer, space architect, board advisor, and public speaker with more than 15 years of experience in creating high-tech, sustainable hardware for a variety of industries. Phnam is the Founding Partner and Creative Director of Nonfiction, an award-winning creative studio that specializes in industrial design, branding, user experience design, space architecture, engineering, and strategy. In addition to this, she is also Founder and Design Director of Eternal Luxe LLC, a...

Duration:00:46:37

Culture Eats Strategy, Scale Eats Culture, Ambition Eats Itself

12/28/2020
Allan Silva is the Founder and CEO of Truedragon, a team coaching company that creates business growth by helping global business executives and senior product and engineering leaders build and align winning teams. Allan is also the Founding Partner of Riverene, a leadership and organizational development consultancy. His recent clients include Lucasfilm, ILM, Sonos, Atlassian, GRAIL, Airbnb, Salesforce, and Twitter. In this episode… Have you ever been the new person in a room full of...

Duration:00:43:00

From Engagement to Fulfillment

12/21/2020
Tom Rausch is a leadership coach and CTT Certified Culture Change Consultant with almost 40 years of experience under his belt. Tom is the visionary behind Leadership Beyond Limits, where he works as both an Organizational Culture Consultant & Leadership Coach and a Transformational Leadership & True Purpose™ Coach. Tom also holds numerous professional certifications, including Social + Emotional Intelligence Certified Coach, Certified Organization Purpose Consultant, Certified MasterMind...

Duration:00:45:53

Tim Kelley: The Founder of The True Purpose Institute on Humanity's Software Upgrade & Making the World a Better Place Through Profit

12/14/2020
Tim Kelley is the Founder of True Purpose Institute, a coaching program designed to help change agents and leaders of mission-based organizations redesign and transform society. Tim has trained more than a thousand consultants, therapists, and coaches in his methods, and has worked with hundreds of CEOs and top teams from companies like Nabisco, AOL, Oracle, and more. Tim is the Author of True Purpose: 12 Strategies for Discovering the Difference You Were Meant to Make, as well as the...

Duration:01:00:25

Nilima Bhat on How Power is Something That Must Be Earned

12/7/2020
Nilima Bhat is a visionary, speaker, co-author, facilitator, and coach in the fields of Personal Mastery, Leadership, Gender Equality, and Wellbeing. She is the Founder and Director of Roots & Wings Consulting Services and the Co-Author of both My Cancer is Me: The Journey from Illness to Wholeness and Shakti Leadership: Embracing Feminine and Masculine Power in Business. Nilima is also a Member of the Advisory Board at MixR, a unique platform that helps employees create community in the...

Duration:00:58:43

You Don't Need the Spotlight to Support Others

11/30/2020
Ann Goggins Gregory is the Senior Vice President of Resident Services at MidPen Housing Corporation. MidPen Housing’s mission is to provide safe and affordable high-quality housing to those in need while establishing stability and opportunity in the lives of their residents. Before MidPen, Ann served as the Habitat for Humanity COO in the greater San Francisco area, the Senior Director of Knowledge for The Bridgespan Group, and a business analyst at Deloitte. In this episode… What’s the...

Duration:00:49:16

Troy Blackwell on Disrupting the 100-Year-Old Auto Industry

11/23/2020
Troy Blackwell is the Chief Operating Officer at NuVinAir® Corporate, where he’s responsible for providing leadership and vision for the company’s operational customer programs, national accounts, operational controls, and franchisee success. He has nearly two decades of automotive leadership experience and previously worked at AutoNation, where he spearheaded a major brand extension for the largest automotive group in the nation. Troy also helped launch a chain of standalone used car...

Duration:00:46:57

Dr. Bruce Gewertz on the Role of Physician Leadership in an Ever-Increasing Matrixed Healthcare System

11/16/2020
Dr. Bruce Gewertz is the Surgeon-in-Chief, Chair of the Department of Surgery, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs, and Vice President of Interventional Services at Cedars-Sinai Health System in Los Angeles. Under his leadership at Cedars-Sinai, Dr. Gewertz has added to the Department of Surgery’s academic stature by targeted recruitments across all specialties, more than doubling clinical revenues and expanding the clinical faculty by more than 50%. Most recently, he led a $4 million...

Duration:00:47:21

Shuchi Sarkar on Why the Most Important Feedback Is Never Pleasant to Hear

11/9/2020
Shuchi Sarkar is the Chief Marketing Officer at Creo, a company that produces natural and more sustainable cannabinoid ingredients through a fusion of technology and the ancient process of fermentation. She is an accomplished marketer with over 25 years of broad experience at leading tech companies like HP, Compaq, Motorola, and Ogilvy Advertising. Before working with Creo, Shuchi was the Global Head of Marketing for HP’s digital printing business. She’s also received several industry...

Duration:00:51:09

Nyika Allen on Her Experience Being the Youngest Director of Aviation in the Country

11/2/2020
Nyika Allen is the Director of Aviation for the City of Albuquerque, where she is responsible for the management and oversight of Albuquerque International Sunport and Double Eagle Airport. She is the first millennial to lead a city department and the first woman to serve as Director of the Department of Aviation. Under Nyika’s leadership over the past two years, Albuquerque International Sunport has expanded its route portfolio and undergone the completion of a $30 million terminal...

Duration:00:49:41

Allan Silva on Coaching Leaders in Start-Ups: How to Master the Inner Game of Influence

10/26/2020
Allan Silva is the Founder and CEO of Truedragon, a team coaching company that creates business growth by helping global business executives and senior product and engineering leaders build and align winning teams. Allan is also the Founding Partner of Riverene, a leadership and organizational development consultancy. His recent clients include Lucasfilm, ILM, Sonos, Atlassian, GRAIL, Airbnb, Salesforce, and Twitter. In this episode… Leadership is all about balance. While you want to...

Duration:00:44:27

Societal Expectations of Corporate Leadership

10/19/2020
Dave Stangis is the Founder and CEO of 21C Impact, an advisory services company for the 21st century. He currently advises leading companies on Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) technology as well as reputation and resiliency strategies. Before 21C Impact, he served as the Chief Sustainability Officer and Vice President of Public Affairs & Corporate Responsibility at Campbell Soup Company. In the past 20 years, Dave has led two Fortune 500 corporations, Intel and Campbell Soup...

Duration:00:49:54

Deciding to Be a Risk Taker vs. Being a Risk Manager

10/11/2020
Denise Tran is the CEO of Bun Mee Vietnamese Sandwich Eatery, a gourmet, fast-casual restaurant that blends Vietnam’s street food concepts with modern interpretations and fresh, local ingredients. After practicing law in Seattle, Denise decided to transition and open Bun Mee in 2011. Within months of opening the doors, many of their menu items landed on San Francisco’s best lists. In 2019, Bun Mee’s sales exceeded eight figures and there are now four locations throughout the city, including...

Duration:00:54:26