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The Maverick Paradox Podcast is a weekly show where Judith Germain has lively conversations with her guests. Occasionally there is a short 'Alone with Judith' episode. Judith explores what it is to be a maverick (wilfully independent person) and discovers effective modes of leadership. Her mission is to propel the Maverick Mindset into a world where character and integrity will ultimately have a higher premium than personality and bureaucracy. Her book is - The Maverick Paradox: The Secret Power Behind Successful Leadership. Judith's contact details are as follows: Websites: maverickparadox.com / maverickparadox.co.uk Magazine: themaverickparadox.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/judithgermain/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JudithGermainFanPage Email: Contact @ maverickparadox.com

The Maverick Paradox Podcast is a weekly show where Judith Germain has lively conversations with her guests. Occasionally there is a short 'Alone with Judith' episode. Judith explores what it is to be a maverick (wilfully independent person) and discovers effective modes of leadership. Her mission is to propel the Maverick Mindset into a world where character and integrity will ultimately have a higher premium than personality and bureaucracy. Her book is - The Maverick Paradox: The Secret Power Behind Successful Leadership. Judith's contact details are as follows: Websites: maverickparadox.com / maverickparadox.co.uk Magazine: themaverickparadox.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/judithgermain/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JudithGermainFanPage Email: Contact @ maverickparadox.com

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United Kingdom

Description:

The Maverick Paradox Podcast is a weekly show where Judith Germain has lively conversations with her guests. Occasionally there is a short 'Alone with Judith' episode. Judith explores what it is to be a maverick (wilfully independent person) and discovers effective modes of leadership. Her mission is to propel the Maverick Mindset into a world where character and integrity will ultimately have a higher premium than personality and bureaucracy. Her book is - The Maverick Paradox: The Secret Power Behind Successful Leadership. Judith's contact details are as follows: Websites: maverickparadox.com / maverickparadox.co.uk Magazine: themaverickparadox.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/judithgermain/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JudithGermainFanPage Email: Contact @ maverickparadox.com

Language:

English

Contact:

+44 7757 898 353


Episodes

The Corporate Breakup isn't easy

4/11/2021
In this episode Judith Germain and Katrina Roddy about the corporate breakup. They discuss how to get through it, the mindset that you need and what's it like when you are a corporate refugee; and the need to be vulnerable to be able to run your own business successfully. Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: The Maverick Paradox Magazine - themaverickparadox.comCompany Website - maverickparadox.co.uk Judith's LinkedIn profile is here, her Twitter profile...

Duration:00:35:31

Entrepreneurs do not need to struggle

4/4/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Ken Attard about the myth that entrepreneurs need to struggle to succeed. They discuss belief systems and the power of your words. Ken explains the difference between taking action and taking inspired action. They talk about the 5 Pillars of the Arc Method. Ken has a free masterclass at adaptandpivotnow.com that he would like to share with the audience. Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: The Maverick Paradox Magazine -...

Duration:00:36:01

Investing in the greater good of humanity

3/28/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Joe Cecala who is the founder of the Dream Exchange. The first majority black owned stock exchange. It will be the first stock exchange that will list companies that work for the greater good. It's purpose is to invest in companies that will be able to enhance humanity's ability to be pro survival. They discuss the man behind the dream and why the Dream Exchange is important to him. Joe shares the mindset that you need to succeed in doing something...

Duration:00:50:59

Working with an intimate family member

3/21/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Charles Read about the best way to work with your intimate family member in the family business. They discuss the ups and downs and Charles shares tips on how to make your relationship work with your business. Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: The Maverick Paradox Magazine - themaverickparadox.comCompany Website - maverickparadox.co.uk Judith's LinkedIn profile is here, her Twitter profile (MaverickMastery) is here,...

Duration:00:25:41

If you are linear why do you exist here?

3/14/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Mike Acker about the power of story and the choices that you make. Mike begins the conversation by talking about his parents - his dad was a drug dealer and his mother was a witch. Once they had children they completed turned their life round. It was first radical choice that he knew about. They discuss that 'the good old days' never really existed and how living in the fantasy of those times stops people from making good choices. Mike talks about...

Duration:00:47:31

Replicating real life with your email marketing

3/7/2021
In today's episode Judith Germain speaks to Monica Snyder who explains how to create relationships and revenue, via email marketing. Monica is an interesting conversationalist and really blows away the myths of email marketing, and how maverick thinking can make a difference. She discusses how often you should write your 'list', and the right time of the week to do it. Monica provides excellent value in describing her winning formula for successful email marketing. Listen up to the rest of...

Duration:00:41:29

How to stop your ego from ruining your life

2/28/2021
A note to listeners, this podcast episode was recorded on 21 December 2020. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Dean S Brown about how to stop your ego from ruining your life. This conversation discusses quantum physics and how it relates to how we think and perceive. Dean proposes that spiritual connection and awareness allows for wilful independence. This is the reason he believes that mavericks are able to break the patterns of living to others expectations. Dean explains that ego...

Duration:00:53:04

Following your curiosity - writing books

2/21/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Richard Newton about writing business books. Richard is a maverick who writes about different topics across a number of genres - he follows his curiosity. They discuss the synthetic brain and the collection of data points to fuel curiosity. How this is perfect for consultants and why consultancy is a great role for Maverick Leaders - even within the workplace. Richard also explains the process of writing, how to get your business book published. He...

Duration:00:37:21

Being healthy inside and out

2/14/2021
This show was recorded on 24 March 2020 just after COVID-19 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Serena Sabala on being healthy inside and out and how that transforms your life and your business. Your own perception of yourself can sabotage your success. Serena advise what exactly is needed for profound transformation. An important conversation for these times. Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: The...

Duration:00:26:36

How to make change happen

2/7/2021
In todays episode Judith Germain speaks to Change Veteran Simon Phillips about how to make change happen by valuing interpersonal skills. Judith discusses the need to provide a compelling reason for an individual to align themselves with the change you want to see. This is a wide ranging conversation on change - for the individual and the organisation. How can change leaders do a better job? Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: The Maverick Paradox Magazine -...

Duration:00:52:08

The nature of creativity and comfort zones

1/31/2021
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Robert Belle about the nature of creativity and comfort zones. They discuss how to monetise your creativity and the four steps to crush your comfort zone. They discuss how to improve the areas of your life in which you feel vulnerable - this is what your comfort zone is protecting. Only when you break through your comfort zone can you grow. You have to embrace uncertainty to have creativity. This is a truly fascinating take on the comfort zone....

Duration:00:51:50

Returning to work after Covid-19

1/24/2021
In today's episode Judith Germain speaks to David Rogers about the myriad implications of returning to work for employers and employees. How will organisations persuade employees to make the commute to work and give up the freedom they now have? Will employees feel comfortable coming back to work if their friends from work have decided to work from home that day - will these decisions cause more discrimination and claims of bullying? Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's...

Duration:00:35:40

The power of authentic persuasion

1/17/2021
Note to listeners: This episode was recorded in June 2020. The coronavirus (COVID -19) was recognised as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation on 11 March 2020. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Jason Cutter about selling with authentic persuasion. They discuss the importance of intent in sales, and the need to share your own personal story. Jason explains the difference between those who are authentic manipulators and those that use authentic persuasion. He warns us away from...

Duration:00:37:26

Beyond tears - how to get back up again

1/10/2021
Note to listeners: This episode was recorded in May 2020. The coronavirus (COVID -19) was recognised as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation on 11 March 2020. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Ron Foglia about his compelling story of when after losing his family income they moved 2000 miles to seek work. Then soon after starting his new role he lost his job and with only $1,000 in his pocket he was beyond tears. This is his personal story and the stress reduction technique he...

Duration:00:26:46

Alpha 2021 - how to make this year work

1/3/2021
This is the first Alone with Judith episode of 2021. In this episode I look back at 2020, reflect on what we, the world, have learnt, what I had hoped to achieve and what actually happened. I also look forward to 2021, the things that I'd like to happen as well as why we need Maverick Leaders now more than ever. Have a listen to this short episode and ponder on what you are going to do to make 2021 work for you. Judith's websites: The Maverick Paradox Magazine - themaverickparadox.comAll...

Duration:00:19:05

Building the reference point for teams

12/28/2020
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Patrick Ballin about high performing teams and team resilience. One of the issues companies face is that individuals feel that things are not settled and won't be for a very long time yet. They discuss how leaders can tell whether the team is ok when they are not co-located and the intensity that communication across video (eg Zoom, Teams) causes. Patrick advises that all team individuals have a responsibility to 'lean in' and recognise how others...

Duration:00:43:57

Living in a state of flux - by design

12/20/2020
In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Mark Bremner about the unusual way he runs his business. Mark advises that his company is in a state of flux - by design. Mark builds his company around the ability of his employees, knows the strengths of his team and is prepared to change the way his business runs to suit the capability of the team. Additionally, MBKB has an unlimited holiday policy. They hire the person rather than the role - which is an example of maverick expression. Mark has...

Duration:00:52:12

With experimentation comes risk

12/13/2020
Note to listeners: This episode was recorded in May 2020. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Rosie Julin on what's it like to be a young maverick. To use your maverick mindset before you have the experience. What are the benefits of this and what's the consequences. They also talk about her first venture into entrepreneurship and how that didn't work out because she did not think through the strategy. They discuss what she has learnt and how she has applied this knowledge. Rosie...

Duration:00:24:29

What is an effective Maverick Leader?

12/6/2020
The Maverick Paradox Podcast is now officially 3 years old! In this 'Alone with Judith' episode I speak about the Effective Maverick Leader. These days everyone wants to be an effective Maverick Leader, even if they are unsure what that really means. The great thing about pursuing mastery is that although you cannot attain it, you are compelled to try. Find out what I else I have to say on the effective Maverick Leader and Maverick DRIVEN Leadership! Judith's websites: Mavericks at Work...

Duration:00:24:31

The power of good questions

11/29/2020
This show was originally recorded in July 2020. In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Bill McAllistar-Lovatt about the impact of good questioning on leadership and disruptive innovation. This is an interesting conversation on the nature of curious leadership and how good leaders use the power of questions in a crisis. Listen up to the rest of the conversation. Judith's websites: Mavericks at Work - maverickparadox.co.ukThe Maverick Paradox Magazine - themaverickparadox.comAll about...

Duration:00:50:31