Kicking Boxes Podcast-logo

Kicking Boxes Podcast

2 Favorites

On the Kicking Boxes Podcast, Randy Cadieux from V-Speed, LLC interviews leaders from around the globe who are using their experience, expertise and education to disrupt the status quo in business and industry. Thought leaders are interviewed about disruptive leadership to find out how they are working to change key areas in various industries. Critical subjects that underpin Operational Excellence are explored, including reliability, safety, quality, organizational learning and many other areas. “Kicking Boxes” means getting out into the field, on the production floor, or wherever real work gets done so leaders can “kick the boxes” (a metaphor for getting rid of the barriers between leaders and their teams so they can really engage with the workforce to learn how to make their organizations more effective and efficient). If you are looking for ACTIONABLE information and detailed stories about how guests are using disruptive leadership to change the status quo, the Kicking Podcast is for you. Guests are asked to share their real stories about disruptive leadership, what inspired them to start their quests, and what areas they think need the most disruption in business or industry. Subjects of leadership, safety, safety leadership, high-reliability organizations, human performance, Crew Resource Management, risk management, business innovation, system design, and many other areas are discussed to help you become a better leader using REAL, EFFECTIVE techniques.

On the Kicking Boxes Podcast, Randy Cadieux from V-Speed, LLC interviews leaders from around the globe who are using their experience, expertise and education to disrupt the status quo in business and industry. Thought leaders are interviewed about disruptive leadership to find out how they are working to change key areas in various industries. Critical subjects that underpin Operational Excellence are explored, including reliability, safety, quality, organizational learning and many other areas. “Kicking Boxes” means getting out into the field, on the production floor, or wherever real work gets done so leaders can “kick the boxes” (a metaphor for getting rid of the barriers between leaders and their teams so they can really engage with the workforce to learn how to make their organizations more effective and efficient). If you are looking for ACTIONABLE information and detailed stories about how guests are using disruptive leadership to change the status quo, the Kicking Podcast is for you. Guests are asked to share their real stories about disruptive leadership, what inspired them to start their quests, and what areas they think need the most disruption in business or industry. Subjects of leadership, safety, safety leadership, high-reliability organizations, human performance, Crew Resource Management, risk management, business innovation, system design, and many other areas are discussed to help you become a better leader using REAL, EFFECTIVE techniques.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

On the Kicking Boxes Podcast, Randy Cadieux from V-Speed, LLC interviews leaders from around the globe who are using their experience, expertise and education to disrupt the status quo in business and industry. Thought leaders are interviewed about disruptive leadership to find out how they are working to change key areas in various industries. Critical subjects that underpin Operational Excellence are explored, including reliability, safety, quality, organizational learning and many other areas. “Kicking Boxes” means getting out into the field, on the production floor, or wherever real work gets done so leaders can “kick the boxes” (a metaphor for getting rid of the barriers between leaders and their teams so they can really engage with the workforce to learn how to make their organizations more effective and efficient). If you are looking for ACTIONABLE information and detailed stories about how guests are using disruptive leadership to change the status quo, the Kicking Podcast is for you. Guests are asked to share their real stories about disruptive leadership, what inspired them to start their quests, and what areas they think need the most disruption in business or industry. Subjects of leadership, safety, safety leadership, high-reliability organizations, human performance, Crew Resource Management, risk management, business innovation, system design, and many other areas are discussed to help you become a better leader using REAL, EFFECTIVE techniques.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 27-Matthieu Branlat

9/28/2017
More
Episode 27-Matthieu Branlat, Resilience Engineering. Biography: Matthieu Branlat is a Senior Scientist at SINTEF ICT in Trondheim, Norway. He obtained a PhD in Cognitive Systems Engineering from the Ohio State University in 2011. His research explores ways to contribute to the knowledge and improvement of socio-technical systems, particularly in high-risk environments. Themes of investigation include resilience engineering and system safety, decision-making, collaborative work,...

Duration: 00:39:07


Episode 26-Leadership and High Reliability with Marc Rounsaville

2/7/2017
More
Biographic Sketch, Marc Rounsaville Rounsaville is currently one of the principles and a Senior Advisor for O4R Organizing for Resilience as well as the managing director of Bluejack Consulting. These firms specialize in leadership development, risk management and executive coaching. Clients from petroleum, banking, healthcare and emergency management industries seek out the technology and skills of these two companies. Both organizations serve individuals, organizations and governments...

Duration: 00:40:51


Episode 25-Moving Away from Blame and Towards Organizational Learning with Jason Hand of VictorOps

10/18/2016
More
Overview: Jason Hand and I discuss the importance of moving away from a blame-oriented culture and towards a learning culture. Jason talks about the importance of understanding how cognitive biases influence decision-making and the need to understand this when conducting post mortems. Jason talks about balancing efficiency and thoroughness, and the importance of using blame-free post mortems as a means for learning. While Jason comes from a tech world, this talk has application to a...

Duration: 00:48:34


Episode 23-Human Performance Tools for Reducing Biases and Improving Operations and Safety Performance with Mike Quashne of PPL

10/6/2016
More
Overview: Mike Quashne is the Manager of Experience Assessment for PPL. In this episode we discuss Human Performance and how Human Performance tools may be used to help reduce biases and to help improve safety and operational performance. Mike Quashne’s Biography: Mike Quashne is a US Air Force Academy graduate and spent 7 years in the US Air Force as a personnel officer and project manager. After leaving the Air Force he came to PPL Electric Utilities in the Transmission Project...

Duration: 00:35:29


Episode 22-Adaptability, Adaptive Capacity and Resilience

9/30/2016
More
In this episode V-Speed's founder discusses the concepts of adaptability as a critical skill, adaptive capacity and safety margin, and resilience.

Duration: 00:10:20


Episode 21-Disrupting Perceptions Around Human Error and Reducing Normalized Deviance with Gareth Lock

9/22/2016
More
Overview: In this episode Gareth Lock and I talk about human factors and the importance of creating a team based environment and culture that supports open and honest feedback for safety and organizational improvement. Gareth talks about his efforts to improve safety in recreational diving as well. Gareth Lock Biography: Gareth is passionate about improving personal performance, taking lessons-learned from 25 years in the Royal Air Force as a C-130 navigator, instructor, military...

Duration: 05:19:28


Episode 20-Intelex Webinar On Sustainable Performance-Audio Rebroadcast of Ron Gantt and Randy Cadieux

9/15/2016
More
This is the audio rebroadcast of an Intelex Community Webinar where Randy Cadieux and Ron Gantt discussed sustainable organizational performance and new ways to think about how safety practitioners may help organizations achieve production and safety goals in the long run. You can learn more about the Intelex Community at: community.intelex.com Keywords: Disruptive leadership podcast, safety podcast, leadership podcast, safety innovation podcast, reliability, reliability leadership,...

Duration: 06:47:16


Episode 19-Disrupting Perceptions Around the Importance of Ergonomics and Its Relationship to Organizational Performance with Bryan Fass

9/7/2016
More
Overview: Bryan Fass is the President and Founder of Fit Responder, whose mission is to improve Employer Financial Wellness and Employee Physical Wellness. Their tagline is Every Lift Counts. In this episode we talk about changing the paradigm of ergonomics, fitness and wellness for organizational improvement and how Bryan is working to disrupt the status quo regarding how teams and leaders view ergonomics and fitness, and their relationship to organizational performance. Bryan Fass...

Duration: 04:24:52


Episode 18-Reliability Leadership with Terrance O’Hanlon

8/31/2016
More
Overview: In this episode Terrance O’Hanlon and I talk about reliability, safety and operational excellence. We dive deep into leadership and talk about how if leaders really want to be excellent at their jobs they need to get better at asking questions and listening. Terry gives some excellent advice for leaders and for helping their workers to understand the value in their work. Terry’s Bio: Terrence O'Hanlon, CMRP is the Publisher of Reliabilityweb.com®, RELIABILITY® Magazine and...

Duration: 00:21:17


Episode 16-Theory of Constraints and Leadership Lessons with John Covington

8/10/2016
More
Overview: In this episode John Covington and I talk about leadership and his experience with Theory of Constraints and culture change. John’s Bio: John Covington is president and owner of Chesapeake Consulting, Inc. since 1988. Chesapeake provides operations improvement, leadership development and project management support for both commercial and government accounts. John did his undergraduate work at the United States Naval Academy and the University of Alabama receiving a BS in Chemical...

Duration: 05:18:26


Episode 15-Adaptability, Crisis Planning and Business Resilience with Peter J. Munson

8/3/2016
More
Overview: In this episode Peter Munson and I talk about balancing risk and reward, integrating risk planning into operational planning, the importance of adaptability as a managerial skillset and business resilience and continuity planning to prepare for unexpected contingencies. Peter J. Munson’s Bio: Peter J. Munson is Director of Safety and Security for the Cleveland Indians. He has two decades of defense and security leadership experience, having served as an officer in the U.S....

Duration: 05:40:31


Episode 14-Operational Excellence with Todd Conklin.

7/27/2016
More
Overview: In this episode Todd Conklin and I talk a lot about human error, safety at the margins and Operational Excellence. Two of the key takeaways are that human error is not a choice and that organizations that can learn from themselves are on the path towards Operational Excellence. Reminder about Intelex Webinar on July 28th: This is a short reminder about the Intelex Webinar July 28, 2016 from 10:00-10:30 EST where Ron Gantt and I will discuss “How to create sustainable...

Duration: 06:14:05


Episode 13-Disruptive Leadership and Entrepreneurship with Joe Crane from Veteran on the Move

7/20/2016
More
Overview: Joe Crane describes his journey into entrepreneurship and the benefits of entrepreneurism. We also discuss how to be an intrapreneur (an entrepreneur within a larger organization). Joe’s Biography: LtCol) Joe Crane retired from the Marine Corps in 2013 after 24 years of service. He was an AH-1W Super Cobra attack helicopter pilot and completed two combat flying tours in Iraq. Joe is now an airline pilot and host of the Veteran On the Move podcast. "Your Pathfinder to Freedom"...

Duration: 06:33:56


Episode 12-V-Speed Academy Leadership Lesson Number Two: The Role of the Front Line Supervisor

7/1/2016
More
This is a short podcast episode where I deliver some education or at least opinion and perspective on leadership, operations and safety performance based on things I have seen or experienced or perhaps read or learned through dialogue with colleagues. In this episode I want to talk about the subject of front line supervisors operational workarounds or where operational teams will modify procedures to meet the goals of the organization, Earlier in the week I was at the ASSE PDC in...

Duration: 00:06:21


Episode 11-Organizational Safety Capability Maturity with Mr. Daniel Slattery

6/23/2016
More
Overview: Daniel is the Vice President of Operations at SafetyPro Resources. In this episode we talk about a variety of topics related to safety and organizational performance, including emotional intelligence, organizational resilience, Capability Maturity Model, and planning work with the right tools for the task. Daniel Slattery's Biography: Daniel is the Vice President of Operations at SafetyPro Resources, LLC headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA. Daniel is an Associate Safety and...

Duration: 05:31:49


Episode 10-Entrepreneurial Advice to Benefit Leaders from All Industries with Sean K. Murphy

6/2/2016
More
Overview: Sean K. Murphy has an accomplished career in a variety of industries, including software engineering, project management and business development. In this episode we talk about leadership, resilience and reliability from an entrepreneurial standpoint. I am firmly convinced that all leaders need to understand something about entrepreneurism and how entrepreneurial skills may help leaders to develop more resilient organizations. Sean has some outstanding advice for leaders,...

Duration: 06:53:24


Episode 9-Learning to Reach Stretch Goals by Running 100 Miles with Ultra-Marathon Runner David Tosch

5/26/2016
More
Overview: David Tosch has an accomplished career as a business leader in the dental laboratory industry and as an ultra-marathon and endurance runner. He is also the founder of a company that creates shorter and longer distance trail runs, including ultra endurance trail runs. In this episode we talk about breaking audacious goals into shorter, more achievable goals. David’s Biography: David Tosch is an accomplished business leader, and ultramarathon runner. He credits his start in...

Duration: 06:10:12


Episode 8-Disruptive Leadership and High Reliability in Healthcare with Dr. Marty Scott

5/18/2016
More
Overview: Marty Scott describes his experience with safety and quality and tells engaging stories about his journey towards high reliability in healthcare. Dr. Marty Scott’s Biography: In March 2015, Marty B. Scott, M.D. was named Senior Vice President and Chief Quality Officer for Meridian Health System. At Meridian, he will be using his expertise in high reliability to strengthen patient safety, quality, and the overall patient experience. Previously, he served at Wake Forest Baptist...

Duration: 05:14:24


Episode 7-V-Speed Academy Leadership Lesson Number One: Dealing with Operational Workarounds

5/13/2016
More
This is a short podcast episode where I deliver some education or at least opinion and perspective on leadership, operations and safety performance based on things I have seen or experienced or perhaps read or learned through dialogue with colleagues. In this episode I want to talk about the subject of operational workarounds or where operational teams will modify procedures to meet the goals of the organization, This can be a touchy subject because in a perfect world we want 100%...

Duration: 00:10:26


Episode 6-High Reliability and Resilience Lessons with Dave Christenson

5/4/2016
More
Overview: Dave Christenson shares his experience and knowledge about how to create an environment for fostering high-reliability and resilience within organizations. He offers some profound insights for leaders and managers who wish to improve organizational and human performance. Dave’s Biography: David is the CEO of Christenson & Associates, LLC, a consultancygroup primarily serving safety-critical, high-risk industries and nowdoing business as O4R: Organizing For Resilience. David...

Duration: 00:20:34

See More