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Ep 33: How You Create the World Around You

Ep 33: How You Create the World Around You Listen to the Episode Here:In this episode, I talked about something that can significantly affect your ability to create transformations and breakthroughs as a leader—how you create the world around you. How...

Ep 32: You Don’t Know and It Doesn’t Matter

Ep 32: You Don’t Know and It Doesn’t Matter Listen to the Episode Here:In this episode, I talked about the brilliance of not knowing. While leaders are typically expected to have everything sorted out, in a leadership that truly transforms such is not the...

Ep 31: The Noble Sacrifice

Ep 31: The Noble Sacrifice Listen to the Episode Here:In today’s episode, I talked about noble sacrifice—a topic that’s important for leaders, especially those who want to create true transformation. While seemingly straightforward, noble sacrifice can...

Ep 30: Taking Ownership

Ep 30: Taking Ownership Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I talked about a powerful quality many leaders think they embody—ownership. While taking ownership can seem straightforward, there is actually more to it than meets the eye. Come join...

Ep 29: Why Are You So Busy?

Ep 29: Why Are You So Busy? Listen to the Episode Here: While most people see busyness as a good thing, such is not the case at all times. If you’re a leader who want to create breakthroughs, you need to see busyness from a totally different perspective....

Ep 28: Selfish Generosity

Ep 28: Selfish Generosity Listen to the Episode Here: In this episode, I’ll discuss something that’s tricky for many leaders (seasoned and new) to navigate—generosity. Are you being genuinely generous or are you generous just to have your needs met? How...

Ep 27: Acknowledgement

Ep 27: Acknowledgement Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I talked about a fundamental part of transformative leadership. Unfortunately, it’s also something that’s widely underutilised and poorly misunderstood—acknowledgement. What is...

Ep 26: Impossible Goals

Ep 26: Impossible Goals Listen to the Episode Here: For transformative leadership to happen, you need to set impossible goals. But what are impossible goals really? How do you gauge if you’re setting an impossible goal or just a stretched one? The latter...

Ep 25: Working with Fear

Ep 25: Working with Fear Listen to the Episode Here: If you want to create the impossible and become an inspiring leader, you have to do more than just confront your own fears—you have to work with the fear of others as well. So how exactly do you turn...

Ep 24: Your Change is Keeping You Stuck

Ep 24: Your Change is Keeping You Stuck Listen to the Episode Here: Many brilliant people share one common fear—the fear of being wrong. If you are one of the smartest people in the room, it is highly likely this is something you can attest to....

Ep 23: Sex and Leadership

Ep 23: Sex and Leadership Listen to the Episode Here: In this episode, I’ll tackle an interesting topic leaders face at one point or another. We’ll explore how sex and leadership play out and interact and how a leader should deal with both effectively and...

Ep 22: Inspiring Possibility

Ep 22: Inspiring Possibility Listen to the Episode Here: While people sometimes mistake one for the other, there is a huge distinction between management and leadership. In the former, there’s no emphasis placed on inspiration, no thinking outside the...

Ep 21: Blindspots

Ep 21: Blindspots Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s show, I’ll discuss something that can block your flow and put a limit on your leadership—blindspots. What makes this topic important? Well, for starters, blindspots are tricky. In fact, while...

Ep 20: When People Won’t Take Action

Ep 20: When People Won't Take Action Listen to the Episode Here: In this episode, I’ll discuss something leaders have to deal with at one point or another—what to do when people won’t take action. Understandably, this is something many leaders find...

Ep 19: Red-Faced Leadership

Ep 19: Red-Faced Leadership Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I’ll talk about an important subject that can get in the way of your leadership when not addressed accordingly—embarrassment. While the word is often associated with something...

Ep 18: Triggering People

Ep 18: Triggering People Listen to the Episode Here: At first glance, triggering people might seem like something any good leader should avoid at all cost. However, nothing can be farther from the truth. If you’re a leader looking to create transformative...

Ep 17: Conversation with Brandon Evans

Ep 17: Conversation with Brandon Evans Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s special episode, I will be chatting with a brilliant man with a huge heart—Brandon Evans. While able to easily build and run successful businesses, Brandon realised what he was...

Ep 16: How to Do Authenticity as a Leader

Ep 16: How to Do Authenticity as a Leader Listen to the Episode Here: Let’s get one thing clear: transformational leadership is no walk in the park. It will require you to see things from different perspectives, sometimes from angles that might seem...

Ep 15: Your Impact as a Leader

Ep 15: Your Impact as a Leader Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I’ll tackle another key element in transformative leadership—being present to our impact as leaders. While unfortunate to note, this is one thing many leaders have the tendency...

Ep 14: What is the Smartest Person in the Room

Ep 14: What is the Smartest Person in the Room Listen to the Episode Here: Do you have brilliance in spades? Are you witty, charming, a master at networking? Do you have a powerful presence? Then chances are you are one those people referred to as the...

Ep 13: Quitting

Ep 13: Quitting Listen to the Episode Here: In this episode, I talked about a key concept in transformational leadership that’s often misconstrued—quitting. It’s safe to assume the word often gets a bad rep. However, if you want to create breakthroughs...

Ep 12: Standing for Someone

Ep 12: Standing for Someone Listen to the Episode Here: While crucial, standing for someone is a concept that’s rarely talked about in leaderships. In fact, it would be safe to assume not everyone knows what the whole idea is truly all about. To give you...

Ep 11: Leading from the Breakdown

Ep 11: Leading from the Breakdown Listen to the Episode Here: In traditional leadership, leaders create results that are safe and predictable. While it’s all well and good, it’s not groundbreaking and it’s not what transformative leadership is all about....

Ep 10: Being a Clearing for Leadership

Ep 10: Being a Clearing for Leadership Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I’d be tackling something even the most brilliant of leaders have difficulty dealing with—acknowledging their role in the way way people under them are showing up....

Ep 9: Leading with an Open Heart

Ep 9: Leading with an Open Heart Listen to the Episode Here: As a leader, do you act condescending? Are you resentful? Do you feel disconnected? While the aforementioned are different responses, they are all manifestations of the same thing—leading with a...

Ep 8: Integrity in Leadership

Ep 8: Integrity in Leadership Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, we’re going to tackle a word that’s often associated with good leadership—integrity. Gandhi gave a very straightforward definition of the word. For him, it means “being in...

Ep 7: Leading Past Right and Wrong

Ep 7: Leading Past Right and Wrong Listen to the Episode Here: While your ability to be always right can take you far in the leadership ladder, it can also hinder your potential to create truly transformative leadership. Looking through the lens of just...

Ep 6: Dealing With Quitters

Ep 6: Dealing With Quitters Listen to the Episode Here: In today’s episode, I’ll discuss quitting inside the context of developing leadership. In some instances, leaders will get to a point where they would want to quit. And contrary to popular belief, it...

Ep 5: How You Relate to Someone is Determinative

Ep 5: How You Relate to Someone is Determinative Listen to the Episode Here: Those who have tried leading can attest that leadership is not all fame and recognition—it also comes with its own set of challenges. In today’s show, I’ll tackle one of the most...

Ep 4: Conversation with Kevin Lawrence

Ep 4: Conversation with Kevin Lawrence Listen to the Episode Here: I first bonded with today’s special guest over video games and eventually, I discovered there is more to him than just his gaming prowess. In today’s episode, Kevin and I talked about...

Ep 3: Leading vs. Managing Your Life

Ep 3: Leading vs. Managing Your Life Listen to the Episode Here: Many leaders want to make a difference in the lives of others. However, the impact is way more profound if it will also translate in the way we live our lives. To ensure we’ll be able to...

Ep 2: Being Right About Leadership

Ep 2: Being Right About Leadership Listen to the Episode Here: While people who train to elevate their leaderships need to be lauded and applauded, there is a downside to training they should look out for. Problems arise when leaders get too attached to...

Ep 1: Pilot Episode

Ep 1: Pilot Episode Listen to the Episode Here: Nowadays, there’s a whack-load of information on leadership that it’s hard to accurately determine what the word truly means. In this episode, we’ll tackle once and for all what leadership really is (and...