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Unlabeled Leadership

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Unlabeled Leadership helps you develop your leadership capabilities to achieve the results you want. Rather than using labels that mystify and obscure the meaning of leadership, Gary DePaul and guests share personal stories about the small acts and the big ones, leading to substantial results. These acts can profoundly influence the performance of your peers, teams, organization, and even yourself. When we strengthen our leadership, work becomes more satisfying and rewarding! Gary A. DePaul, PhD, is your podcast host. To learn more about him, go to https://www.garyadepaul.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/support

Unlabeled Leadership helps you develop your leadership capabilities to achieve the results you want. Rather than using labels that mystify and obscure the meaning of leadership, Gary DePaul and guests share personal stories about the small acts and the big ones, leading to substantial results. These acts can profoundly influence the performance of your peers, teams, organization, and even yourself. When we strengthen our leadership, work becomes more satisfying and rewarding! Gary A. DePaul, PhD, is your podcast host. To learn more about him, go to https://www.garyadepaul.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/support

Location:

United States

Description:

Unlabeled Leadership helps you develop your leadership capabilities to achieve the results you want. Rather than using labels that mystify and obscure the meaning of leadership, Gary DePaul and guests share personal stories about the small acts and the big ones, leading to substantial results. These acts can profoundly influence the performance of your peers, teams, organization, and even yourself. When we strengthen our leadership, work becomes more satisfying and rewarding! Gary A. DePaul, PhD, is your podcast host. To learn more about him, go to https://www.garyadepaul.com Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/unlabeled-leadership/support

Twitter:

@unlabellead

Language:

English


Episodes

027: Robynne Orr Narrates the Value Effect

3/4/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 27, Robynne Orr explains how she became happier working with others by changing her expectations. She explains the value of expressing value, and Robynne shares some practical advice. 00:00 Prologue: A Narrative Passion Robynne is more than an architect for Yale University. She is a voiceover talent. In 2020, Robynne narrated my book, What the Heck Is...

Duration:00:20:19

026: Peter Popovich Explains Emotional Intelligence

3/3/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 26, Peter Popovich, emotional intelligence expert, shares how we can understand the meaning of emotional intelligence, improve how we can benefit from an assessment, and advise us on strengthening our emotional intelligence. 00:00 Prologue: A Really Brief Introduction Peter was the guest of Episode 006: Peter Popovich and the...

Duration:02:03:33

025: Jessica Bronzert Gets Comfortable with Ambiguity

3/2/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 25, Jessica Bronzert discusses how she is handling the COVID-19 pandemic, shares stories about client’s creative ways to connect with employees, and advises us to learn how to be comfortable with ambiguity. 00:00 Prologue: Helping Organizations at Multiple Levels Whether coaching an executive or orchestrating an enterprise intervention, Jessica and...

Duration:00:19:15

024: Sherrie Niedermeier Connects with Her Teams

2/25/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 24, Sherrie Niedermeier illustrates the formidable effect that leadership has through her stories. She discusses the importance of friendship, caring for others, and maintaining congruency between thoughts and actions. 00:00 Prologue: Leading with Care Sherrie is the Chief Learning Design Officer at Human Capital Institute (HCI). If you work for...

Duration:00:23:59

023: Simma Lieberman Elevates Culture with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

2/24/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 23, Simma Lieberman, my expert on DE&I, helps me decipher Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. 00:00 Prologue: Discovered through Social Media I discovered Simma through her blogs on Multibriefs, which lead me to her podcast about diversity. Simma, a.k.a. The Inclusionist, is an award-winning professional who consults, coaches,...

Duration:00:19:43

022: Lisa Wicker Meets You Where You Are

2/23/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 22, Lisa Wicker shares two of her guiding principles. In a story, Lisa describes how she connected with and championed a difficult employee. Also, she advises us to think critically about why we would want to enter and advance in management. 00:14 Prologue: Standing on the Shoulders of Mentors and Guides From working for an automotive foundry to...

Duration:00:21:13

021: Marc Donelson Doesn’t Settle for The Ordinary

2/18/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 21, Marc Donelson encourages us to think critically about our circumstances. He explains how his team transformed compliance training to exceed learner expectations. Finally, he challenges us to develop ourselves while in our current role. 00:00 Prologue: Thinking about Performance Marc is a talent development manager who has served at organizations...

Duration:00:15:27

020: Vivian Johnson Establishes Executive Presence

2/17/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 20, Vivian Johnson talks about executive presence and how others can enable or act as a toxic barrier to developing executive presence. 00:00 Prologue: No Longer A Company Statistic Vivian is a performance consultant, a change strategist, a certified project manager, and a transformation expert. What people will remember...

Duration:00:29:58

019: Kevin McNulty Listens to Culture

2/16/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 19, Kevin McNulty talks about the importance of attending to culture. Through his stories, we gain some insight into what it means to practice leadership in a way that strengthens cultural growth. Also, Kevin advises us on how we can more effectively lead by the way we treat those around us. 00:00 Prologue: Helping Others Develop When I worked at...

Duration:00:19:02

018: Jane Bozarth and Acting Upon Stewardship Opportunities

2/11/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 18, Jane Bozarth encourages us to seriously consider opportunities, shares a leadership story about saying the right thing at the right time, and explains what being a practitioner means. 00:00 Prologue: Let’s Get Evidence-based! Author and speaker Dr. Jane Bozarth has had a long career in the North Carolina state government. In Part 1, Jane shares a...

Duration:00:29:30

017: Matt Donovan and A Glance in His Leadership Playbook

2/10/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 17, Matt Donovan talks about how we can rethink conflict. He envisions how we can transform leadership similarly to how we have shifted to being customer-centric or learner-centric. He cautions us to find a balance between checking-in virtually and doing the work. 00:00 Prologue: The Future Looks Bright! Matt’s GP Strategies...

Duration:00:27:40

016: Phyllis Millikan and Constructive Attribution

2/9/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 16, Phyllis Millikan explains how our attitude can change how we interrupt intent and how we perceive our current situations. She discusses when self-reflection is needed to evaluate your role in an organization. Phyllis offers advice about checking in with others, giving your team space to lead, and filling your bucket. 00:00 Prologue: It Is Not about...

Duration:00:25:35

015: Marise Kumar Leads at the Macro and Individual Levels

2/4/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 15, Marise Kumar discusses insights about the leadership at the c-suite and senior executive level. In her stories, she explains a Montessori value, her experience leading at Whirlpool and Lowe’s, and counsels us to connect and believe in the people we serve. 00:00 Prologue: From Product Development to Customer Experience When I think of customer...

Duration:00:29:27

014: Jack Bucalo Explains Leadership Skills that CEOs Desire

2/3/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 14, Jack Bucalo, a leadership development expert, continues to discuss what makes a leadership development program useful for meeting the needs of CEOs and line executives. Jack describes specific hard and soft skills that contribute to attendees’ performance. He then explains action plans. 00:00 Prologue: Recap of Episode...

Duration:00:15:22

013: Guy Wallace and Clarity of Purpose

2/2/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 13, Guy Wallace encourages us to think about our mission, establishes some firm boundaries to instill inclusiveness, and prefaces what we communicate with declarations. 00:00 Prologue: Preserving Legacies through Video Stewardship While Guy has consulted with several clients about performance improvement, most of his consulting has been...

Duration:00:23:33

012: Tim Brock with Winning Hearts and Clearing Barriers

1/28/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode 12, Tim Brock exemplifies the words of William Penn, turns a school around, reveals a surprising consequence, and encourages us to build a reputation of trustworthiness. 00:00 Prologue: Career of Stewardship Throughout his career, Tim has helped others develop professionally. From the Air Force to serving in faculty roles, Tim has passionately...

Duration:00:32:26

011: Jack Bucalo and The Limitations of Leadership Development Programs

1/27/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode 11, I invited Jack Bucalo, a leadership development expert, who characterizes traditional leadership development programs and describes their limitations. He explains what these programs need that’s different from the traditional approach. 00:00 Prologue: Evidence-based Leadership Development Jack Bucalo has authored more...

Duration:00:12:46

010: Dave Best and Integrity without Reward

1/26/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode Ten, Dave Best talks about ways to connect with one another, what it means to encourage growth, and urges us to practice being genuine. 00:18 Prologue: Givers Put Others First I’ve known Dave for about ten years. We met at Lowe’s. Since then, Dave has worked at Wal-Mart and now is a senior manager at The Home Depot. To learn more about Dave, you can...

Duration:00:22:15

009: Tanae Wolfman Leverages Collaboration

1/21/2021
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I invite guests to share personal stories about small acts of leadership that help shape their lives. In Episode Nine, Tanae Wolfman describes how she leads without authority, how she collaborates to build trust, and what she does to keep herself grounded to her guiding principles. 00:21 Prologue: Stewardship through Small Acts I tend to think about stewardship as big acts. Tanae’s stories teach me to reconsider the practice of stewardship. The word means to...

Duration:00:11:12

008: Ronald Graves Differentiates the Coaching Role

1/20/2021
On Wednesday episodes, I share leadership beliefs and unlabel terminology. I invite guests to share their expertise about small or big acts of leadership. In Episode Eight, Ronald Graves, a certified coach, distinguishes the meaning of coaching from the popular notion and from other roles. He explains how professionals can leverage coaching to strengthen in their current positions. Also, Ronald describes his Five Levels of Listening. 00:23 Prologue: Disclaimer: He’s my Coach and...

Duration:00:27:55