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Compelling Interviews with Great Leaders around the World with TED-style storytelling to help YOU become a more Inspiring Leader. Sponsored by and Hosted by Top Ranked Executive Coach Terry Lipovski we're on a quest to make Inspiring Leadership Ubiquitous. Start your day in an Inspiring way!

Compelling Interviews with Great Leaders around the World with TED-style storytelling to help YOU become a more Inspiring Leader. Sponsored by and Hosted by Top Ranked Executive Coach Terry Lipovski we're on a quest to make Inspiring Leadership Ubiquitous. Start your day in an Inspiring way!
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Compelling Interviews with Great Leaders around the World with TED-style storytelling to help YOU become a more Inspiring Leader. Sponsored by and Hosted by Top Ranked Executive Coach Terry Lipovski we're on a quest to make Inspiring Leadership Ubiquitous. Start your day in an Inspiring way!






e032 Making A Difference with Jess Eckstom

Become inspired to Make A Difference with our Inspiring Leader this week, Jess Ekstrom. **Please excuse the minor audio difficulties that we encountered on this show** “Business and giving back shouldn’t be two different things” Jess Ekstrom is the founder and CEO of Headbands of Hope, a company she started as a junior in college in 2012. For every headband sold, a headband is given to a child with cancer. Headbands Of Hope has been featured on the TODAY Show, Vanity Fair, Seventeen, Good...

Duration: 00:21:47

e031 Execution & People are the Best Strategy with Joseph Elkhoury

This week, Execution and People at the Best Strategy on the Inspiring Leaders Podcast. “The days of the Superhero are gone. These are the days of the Justice League.” Joseph Elkhoury is an industry Advisor for Upstream Oilfield Services and Digitalization in Oil and Gas . He served as Chief Operating Officer of TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI) from 2014 until 2017 where he managed around 5,000 employees and over $1.2B in revenue with several divisions offering products and services in many...

Duration: 00:20:05

e030 Intolerable Bosses: The Controlling Boss

Controlling Bosses feel their experience and proficiency led to their advancement and entitle them to make all the decisions. They may or may not be Micromanaging Bosses, but they certainly insist on controlling the decision-making within their team. They will decide and who holds the Veto Power. The problem with Controlling Bosses is they undervalue contributions from their team and peers, believing that the best decisions will come from within rather than others. This ego-centric...

Duration: 00:19:32

e029 Intolerable Bosses Preview #1

The Inspiring Leaders Podcast is taking a short Holiday Break until January 7, 2018. We’ll return with a Unique Show as a Gift for all our Loyal Subscribers and Listeners. On January 7, Executive Coaches Pat and Terry Lipovski, known collectively as the “Leadership Brothers”, are going to tackle the topic of INTOLERABLE BOSSES! So hit that SUBSCRIBE BUTTON now, you’ll be glad you did. January 7, 2018 we’re going to expose some INTOLERABLE BOSSES and discuss how to handle them. Happy...

Duration: 00:01:51

e028 Leading From The Heart with Terminus CEO Sangram Vajre

This week, we’re turning the sales model upside down! “Let’s change the way B2B Sales is done, forever.” Sangram Vajre has been on one amazing corporate ride. Before co-founding his current company, Terminus, Sangram led the marketing team at Pardot through its acquisition by ExactTarget, which was then acquired by Within six months, he went from Marketing in a Speed Boat to getting swallowed by a Shark, who got swallowed by a Whale! “Within 6 months I had to start thinking...

Duration: 00:22:28

e027 Introvert Leaders with Author & Coach Beth Buelow

e027 Introvert Leaders with Author & Coach Beth Buelow by Terry Lipovski

Duration: 00:21:32

e026 Reinventing Sales with Sales Guru Paul Watts

“We’re on a Mission to change the negative perception of sales and make it a profession to be proud of” As the Host of the Sales Reinvented Podcast, Paul Watts believes that sales is an honourable profession. As a Sales and Sales Management Coach, he endorses a full lifecycle sales model that is more than just one party selling to another. It brings value to both parties through a relationship – not a transaction. “What makes you a valuable contributor today will not necessarily make you...

Duration: 00:21:31

e025 Customer-Centric Leaders with Business Strategist Janet LeBlanc

This week on Inspiring Leaders, we talk to Business Strategist Janet LeBlanc to gain deep insights into the magic of a Customer-Centric mentality. “If you get this customer-centric picture right, everything else falls into place”. Janet LeBlanc is a business strategist, keynote speaker and best-selling Author of the “5 Pillars Of Customer Centricity”. She is a recognized authority in the area of customer experience management with award-winning results in driving transformational change....

Duration: 00:21:00

e024 Transformational Leadership with IAC President Krishna Kumar

What is Transformational Leadership? On this episode, we find out with Krishna Kumar, President of the International Association of Coaching (IAC). “Most of us dream of being in a better place but most great leaders have got to where they are by applying leverage” A pioneer in the sphere of Leadership and Executive Coaching in India, Krishna Kumar holds the firm belief that coaching is enlightening, transformational, at times magical, almost always healing and possessing the power to build...

Duration: 00:24:05

e023 Startups with Startup Canada CEO Victoria Lennox

Startup Businesses need help. Only 35% of new businesses will be around after 5 years. Thank goodness for the Guest we interview here. “The failure rate for StartUp Canada Members is half the national average and 8% of our Members are high-growth vs 4% generally” Victoria Lennox is the co-founder and CEO of Startup Canada, the national rallying community supporting and giving a voice to Canada’s 2.3 million entrepreneurs. She has been recognized by the United Nations Development Program...

Duration: 00:22:02

e022 Doing The Impossible with Extremist, Ray Zahab

This week we learn how to Do The Impossible with Extreme Athlete, Ray Zahab. “You define yourself by what you do” Ray Zahab is an extreme runner and motivational speaker. He has been active in extreme running adventures in several countries around the world, including challenges that most people would consider impossible. But it wasn’t always that way. As a young adult Ray was smoking a pack of cigarettes per day, living a sedentary life and was basically unhappy. What motivated him to get...

Duration: 00:21:21

e021 Commonalities with Thought Leader Sheema Khan

In these times of divisive politics and unapologetic incivility by public figures, we’re proud to discuss Commonalities with Thought Leader Sheema Khan on this week’s INSPIRING LEADERS Podcast. “Rather than running on auto pilot and delegating critical thinking to others, it starts with the Leaders to take the time, to evaluate, think for themselves and use their intuition.” Do you believe the “Official Story” that you are told? Or do you focus on the facts and make up your own mind? As...

Duration: 00:16:28

e020 Being Mindful in Conflict with Life Coach Jim Mondry

“Being Mindful in Conflict”. It is one of the most fundamental aspects of skillful leadership. This week we explore this topic with Life Coach Jim Mondry. “Inspired Leadership means setting a Vision for what could be in such a way that the people you are leading can understand how they can uniquely contribute to it and participate along with you.” Many managers are overwhelmed with the million different things demanding their attention, from over-seeing tasks, supporting employees,...

Duration: 00:22:25

e019 An Inside Look at Leadercast with CEO Duane Cummings

Taking an Insider’s Look into Leadercast, the World’s Premier Leadership Event. “The more you give away, the more you get” Duane Cummings is the CEO (“Constantly Elevating Others”) of Leadercast where they aim to “Fill The World With Leaders Worth Following” by serving groups and organizations, hosting events like Leadercast Live, the largest one day leadership event in the world. Duane describes his role as humbling to be surrounded by amazing talent and focus on making the world a better...

Duration: 00:24:15

e018 From Human Resources to Resources for Humans with Reflektive CEO Rajeev Behera

This week on Inspiring Leaders we’re changing Human Resources to Resources for Humans with Reflektive’s incredible CEO Rajeev Behera. “The power dynamics have shifted and employers how have to focus on engaging and motivating their employees” Organizations have changed over the last twenty years. People no longer expect to stay in one job for their career. These days it is common for people to change companies every few years. Organizations everywhere need to rethink their approach to...

Duration: 00:22:44

e017 Millennial Leadership with Meghan Reid

What makes Millennials tick? This week we get valuable insights from Psychologist Meghan Reid. “Millennials really want to find purpose or meaning in their work, even right away and in entry level roles. They like good communication so if a Leader can effectively relate the organizational purpose, they will get buy-in.” Based in Toronto, Meghan is a Career and Workplace Psychologist for both individuals and organizations. She focuses on career and personal counselling. She has worked with...

Duration: 00:20:19

e016 Non-Profit Leadership with Peter Tilley

Non-Profit Leadership is a calling and an opportunity to serve with passion for what matters most. This week on Inspiring Leaders, we learn about authentic leadership from the CEO of the Ottawa Mission, Peter Tilley. “If you are a CEO or COO and every morning is an exercise in drudgery, get out, take that leap of faith and have courage” Peter Tilley has served in remarkable roles for decades, including a management role at Quantum Management Services in the 1990s. But in 1994, joined the...

Duration: 00:23:15

e015 Community Leadership with Jenna Sudds in Canada's Largest Technology Park

We're talking about Community Leadership this week with Jenna Sudds. Jenna Sudds is the Executive Director for the Kanata North Business Association in West Ottawa. It is, by far, Canada’s largest Technology Park with over 500 local, regional and Global companies and well over 20,000 employees. “This community contributed $7.8B to our country’s GDP last year. I am always mindful of how to create that sense of community” Jenna has a strong reputation as a thought leader and visionary...

Duration: 00:21:19

e014 Healthcare Leadership with Childrens Hospital CEO Alex Munter

Exploring Healthcare Leadership with Children’s Hospital CEO, Alex Munter. “Investing in the wellbeing of children really is about the success of our whole society.” Twenty years ago Alex was a City Councillor, involved in the move to ban smoking in public places. At the height of this controversial debate, Alex received several death threats, teaching him how to stay resilient and focused on worthy goals. Now, as a the CEO of a major Children’s Hospital, Alex brings these lessons as well...

Duration: 00:22:39

e013 Veteran Leadership with Teena Shouse

This week we explore Veteran Leadership with the legendary Teena Shouse. “Inspired Leadership is getting that person so excited, intrigued or challenged, that they are truly moved into action”. Many cultures value people who have gained career and life experienced. And if we are smart, we should to. After enjoying almost 30 years in different Executive and Board-level roles, Teena Shouse is enjoying teaching, speaking, golfing and an occasional consulting. To say that Teena has earned her...

Duration: 00:21:32

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