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Hacking Your Leadership

By Chris Stark & Lorenzo Flores

No role plays; just real. Become a more effective leader.

  1. 1.
    Pay It Forward Friday: Rachel Williamson02/21/2020
    2:13
  2. 2.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: You need to be compatible before you'll be valued.02/20/2020
    3:44
  3. 3.
    Talent Tuesday: Actually developing your employees.02/18/2020
    3:00
  4. 4.
    Ep 179: Do the behaviors of your people align with the results on paper?02/17/2020
    19:18
  5. 5.
    Pay It Forward Friday: Nick Gallo02/14/2020
    3:16
  6. 6.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Ask simple questions to understand how your people think.02/13/2020
    2:03
  7. 7.
    Guest Series: Kim Ades - President & Founder, Frame of Mind Coaching02/12/2020
    6:15
  8. 8.
    Talent Tuesday: Creating psychological safety the right way.02/11/2020
    2:39
  1. 9.
    Ep 178: Have you ever had management training? 58% of managers have not.02/10/2020
    21:16
  2. 10.
    Pay It Forward Friday: Brett Bittner02/07/2020
    2:22
  3. 11.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Are you using a compass or a map?02/06/2020
    3:17
  4. 12.
    Talent Tuesday: Do you look for the right attributes when hiring new employees?02/04/2020
    2:09
  5. 13.
    Ep 177: How hard is it to change the culture of an organization from top-down to one of empowerment?02/03/2020
    19:58
  6. 14.
    Pay It Forward Friday: TPA Shoutouts01/31/2020
    2:41
  7. 15.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Why is cascading culture so important?01/30/2020
    2:54
  8. 16.
    Guest Series (2 of 2): Gina Clement - VP of Marketing & Business Development, Gator Cases Inc.01/29/2020
    8:59
  9. 17.
    Guest Series (1 of 2): Dave Rudd - Sr. Director of OEM Business Development, Gator Cases Inc.01/29/2020
    9:47
  10. 18.
    Talent Tuesday: What is cultural fit? Do you consider it when hiring people?01/28/2020
    2:00
  11. 19.
    Ep 176: Are you helping your employees build the right skills?01/27/2020
    17:39
  12. 20.
    Pay It Forward Friday: Lorena Acosta01/24/2020
    2:11
  13. 21.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Is it possible to have too much humility?01/23/2020
    5:20
  14. 22.
    Guest Series: Bill Heestand - Author, The Ownership Ladder01/22/2020
    6:43
  15. 23.
    Talent Tuesday: Are you taking your onboarding process seriously enough?01/21/2020
    2:31
  16. 24.
    Ep 175: Do we need more accountability at work?01/20/2020
    19:20
  17. 25.
    Pay It Forward Friday: Nicholas Kissinger01/17/2020
    2:22
  18. 26.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Is your boss a great manager?01/16/2020
    4:25
  19. 27.
    Talent Tuesday: Getting tripped up when you assess your people.01/14/2020
    2:18
  20. 28.
    Ep 174: Tom Hanks has some really great life advice for us all.01/13/2020
    20:55
  21. 29.
    Pay it Forward Friday: Joseph Milord01/10/2020
    2:17
  22. 30.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: The quality of the people around you dictate the quality of your life.01/09/2020
    5:01
  23. 31.
    Guest Series: Michael Sherlock - Chief Potential Officer, Shock Your Potential01/08/2020
    11:35
  24. 32.
    Talent Tuesday: Having a cross-functional interviewer.01/07/2020
    1:51
  25. 33.
    New year, new you. Time to focus your leadership on what really matters.01/06/2020
    19:53
  26. 34.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you take the opportunity to reinvent yourself whenever possible?01/02/2020
    3:05
  27. 35.
    Ep 172: Discussing Simon Sinek's "How Great Leaders Inspire Action"12/30/2019
    18:33
  28. 36.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you have any Leadership resolutions for 2020?12/26/2019
    2:40
  29. 37.
    Ep 171: Discussing Derek Sivers' "The First Follower: Leadership Lessons from a Dancing Guy"12/23/2019
    18:30
  30. 38.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: The importance of patience in building relationships.12/19/2019
    4:06
  31. 39.
    Guest Interview: Aaron Patton - Creator & Host, New Age Influencers Podcast12/18/2019
    41:46
  32. 40.
    Ep 170: Discussing Laura Sicola's TEDx "Want to Sound Like a Leader? Start by Saying Your name Right."12/16/2019
    18:54
  33. 41.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you coach employees in front of customers? Should you?12/12/2019
    2:55
  34. 42.
    Ep 169: Discussing the Stanford Graduate School of Business interview with Oprah Winfrey12/09/2019
    20:08
  35. 43.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: If you want people to follow you, you gotta be a happy person.12/05/2019
    3:25
  36. 44.
    Guest Series: Martin Moore - Founder, Your CEO Mentor12/04/2019
    8:45
  37. 45.
    Ep 168: Discussing Simon Lancaster's TEDx Talk: "Speak Like a Leader."12/02/2019
    17:43
  38. 46.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Don't just be thankful on THANKSGIVING11/28/2019
    2:43
  39. 47.
    Ep 167: Does the importance of company culture impact the job of the HR team?11/25/2019
    21:11
  40. 48.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: The incredible importance of a definable, convincing 'why.'11/21/2019
    5:46
  41. 49.
    Guest Series: Aaron Patton - Creator & Host, New Age Influencers Podcast11/20/2019
    4:32
  42. 50.
    Ep 166: The World's Best Place To Work 201911/18/2019
    20:53
  43. 51.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Can you learn from a leader with whom you don’t align? 11/14/2019
    2:24
  44. 52.
    Ep 165: Do you think policies and rules can be used to ensure work/life balance?11/11/2019
    21:38
  45. 53.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Are you using political discussions to show people your values?11/07/2019
    4:48
  46. 54.
    Guest Interview: Scott Miller - Executive Vice President of Thought Leadership, FranklinCovey11/06/2019
    36:31
  47. 55.
    Ep 164: Are you boxing yourself in with your own stupid rules?11/04/2019
    18:30
  48. 56.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you coach your people? Should you?10/31/2019
    3:07
  49. 57.
    Ep 163: Maximizing employee engagement.10/28/2019
    19:15
  50. 58.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: The more credibility you have, the less courage you need.10/24/2019
    3:55
  51. 59.
    Guest Interview: Elizabeth Boyd - Founder & Editor in Chief, The Excellence in Retail Blog10/23/2019
    38:42
  52. 60.
    Ep 162: Is authoritative leadership sometimes better than democratic leadership?10/21/2019
    21:03
  53. 61.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Are you focused on what you did or what you are doing? 10/17/2019
    2:37
  54. 62.
    Ep 161: Too much on your plate? Feeling overwhelmed?10/14/2019
    19:34
  55. 63.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Stop trying to earn your employees' engagement.10/10/2019
    5:04
  56. 64.
    Guest Series: Scott Miller - Executive Vice President of Thought Leadership, FranklinCovey10/09/2019
    9:03
  57. 65.
    Ep 160: Are your email practices hurting your leadership?10/07/2019
    20:46
  58. 66.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Momentum Vs. Metrics10/03/2019
    13:56
  59. 67.
    Ep 159: Are technological advancements making your people worried about their job security?09/30/2019
    20:49
  60. 68.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you have employees with something to prove?09/26/2019
    3:55
  61. 69.
    Guest Series: Dennis Geelen - Founder & Principal Consultant, Zero In09/25/2019
    7:18
  62. 70.
    Ep 158: The Five P's of Effective Leadership, Part 5 of 5: Performance09/23/2019
    19:57
  63. 71.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Why choose to be a leader? Who wants this job?09/19/2019
    3:00
  64. 72.
    Ep 157: The Five P's of Effective Leadership, Part 4 of 5: Perspective09/16/2019
    20:00
  65. 73.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Don't "pick your battles." It's all important.09/12/2019
    4:42
  66. 74.
    Guest Series: Lily Sanabria - The John Maxwell Company, President's Advisory Council09/11/2019
    4:41
  67. 75.
    Ep 156: The Five P's of Effective Leadership, Part 3 of 5: Perseverance09/09/2019
    22:41
  68. 76.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you allow your team to have dialogue and debate?09/05/2019
    2:42
  69. 77.
    Guest Interview: Stephen Shedletzky - Head of Brand Experience & Igniter, Simon Sinek Inc.09/04/2019
    34:12
  70. 78.
    Ep 155: The Five P's of Effective Leadership, Part 2 of 5: Platform09/02/2019
    22:03
  71. 79.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Gratitude is an incredible tool for holding people accountable.08/29/2019
    3:59
  72. 80.
    Ep 154: The Five P's of Effective Leadership, Part 1 of 5: Personal Values08/26/2019
    24:32
  73. 81.
    Guest Series: Elizabeth Boyd - Founder & Editor in Chief, The Excellence in Retail Blog08/24/2019
    9:05
  74. 82.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Accountability versus Responsibility 08/22/2019
    2:34
  75. 83.
    Ep 153: Do you give your people just enough not to lose them?08/19/2019
    22:52
  76. 84.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Everyone wants to feel significant.08/15/2019
    3:47
  77. 85.
    Ep 152: Do you put out fires or do you prevent them from starting?08/12/2019
    19:29
  78. 86.
    Guest Series: Stephen Shedletzky - Head of Brand Experience & Igniter, Simon Sinek Inc.08/10/2019
    8:46
  79. 87.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Does your team deserve a leader who is always learning?08/08/2019
    3:43
  80. 88.
    Ep 151: What do you wish your employees did differently?08/05/2019
    19:12
  81. 89.
    **HACKING YOUR LEADERSHIP GUEST SERIES ANNOUNCEMENT**08/03/2019
    5:02
  82. 90.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: You have to earn the right to give critical feedback.08/01/2019
    5:20
  83. 91.
    Ep 150: The fact that they lead differently than you is an asset, not a liability.07/29/2019
    20:11
  84. 92.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Why you should own the failures of your team.07/25/2019
    5:22
  85. 93.
    Ep 149: The Developer's Dark Side 4 of 4 - The Rescuing Leader07/22/2019
    21:27
  86. 94.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Ghosting is terrible for your career.07/18/2019
    4:37
  87. 95.
    Ep 148: The Developer's Dark Side 3 of 4 - The Avoiding Leader07/15/2019
    19:22
  88. 96.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Their perception becomes your reputation.07/11/2019
    3:29
  89. 97.
    Ep 147: The Developer's Dark Side 2 of 4 - The Critical Leader07/08/2019
    20:11
  90. 98.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you hold grudges against your employees?07/04/2019
    6:02
  91. 99.
    Ep 146: The Developer's Dark Side 1 of 4 - The Controlling Leader07/01/2019
    19:20
  92. 100.
    **2nd ANNIVERSARY TEASER & ANNOUNCEMENT**06/30/2019
    2:17
  93. 101.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: The thin line between delegation and development.06/27/2019
    3:35
  94. 102.
    Ep 145: Inheriting a high-performance team.06/24/2019
    20:49
  95. 103.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: We got some feedback. Thank You.06/20/2019
    4:23
  96. 104.
    Ep 144: Are bad leaders also bad people?06/17/2019
    22:16
  97. 105.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: You deserve the leadership you tolerate.06/13/2019
    5:46
  98. 106.
    Ep 143: The World Health Organization believes 'burnout' is a medical condition now. Seriously?06/10/2019
    21:18
  99. 107.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Do you have fun at work?06/06/2019
    4:18
  100. 108.
    Ep 142: Don't ask your employees to get better at a result without ensuring they know how to deliver on that request.06/03/2019
    20:21
  101. 109.
    Thoughtful Thursdays: Leading people whose jobs you are unable to do.05/30/2019
    4:36
  102. 110.
    Ep 141: Influencing people by meeting them where they are.05/27/2019
    20:32
  103. 111.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 020: Relationships + Skills + Character - Hustle = Wasted Potential 05/23/2019
    3:20
  104. 112.
    Ep 140: Office 'politics' are just relationships. And they matter.05/20/2019
    18:49
  105. 113.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 019: What makes a team a team?05/16/2019
    4:53
  106. 114.
    Ep 139: Why do so many managers seem to be afraid to talk to their employees?05/13/2019
    20:22
  107. 115.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 018: Are you preparing yourself for a role in Leadership?05/09/2019
    4:07
  108. 116.
    Ep 138: When it's everybody's job, it's really nobody's job.05/06/2019
    19:35
  109. 117.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 017: What is a 'millennial-centric' work environment?05/02/2019
    5:55
  110. 118.
    Ep 137: Prioritization means you can't always say yes.04/29/2019
    20:00
  111. 119.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 016: Eavesdropping on bad development conversations.04/25/2019
    7:13
  112. 120.
    Ep 136: Are you completely transparent when talking to your people?04/22/2019
    21:25
  113. 121.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 015: Do hierarchies decrease or increase employee engagement?04/18/2019
    5:24
  114. 122.
    Ep 135: The right and wrong way to fire people.04/15/2019
    23:07
  115. 123.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 014: Do the job only you can do.04/11/2019
    4:26
  116. 124.
    Ep 134: Deciding between equally-qualified candidates.04/08/2019
    19:31
  117. 125.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 013: Individual performance vs team performance.04/04/2019
    4:55
  118. 126.
    Ep 133: Low performers bring team performance down. High performers bring team performance up.04/01/2019
    21:44
  119. 127.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 012: No Spin Zone.03/28/2019
    4:38
  120. 128.
    Ep 132: Coach your team with genuine curiosity, not patronization.03/25/2019
    20:28
  121. 129.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 011: Conversations about pay.03/21/2019
    6:19
  122. 130.
    Ep 131: Ensuring your team knows that you hold people accountable.03/18/2019
    22:34
  123. 131.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 010: Get over your fear of confrontation.03/14/2019
    4:40
  124. 132.
    Ep 130: The importance of stabilizing leadership.03/11/2019
    19:23
  125. 133.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 009: Do you pay it forward?03/07/2019
    5:17
  126. 134.
    Ep 129: Some leaders really struggle with conflict resolution between their employees.03/04/2019
    18:20
  127. 135.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 008: Are some jobs beneath you? Hopefully you think so.02/28/2019
    4:15
  128. 136.
    Ep 128: Generational differences in how feedback is given and received.02/25/2019
    22:02
  129. 137.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 007: Owning your development.02/21/2019
    5:51
  130. 138.
    Ep 127: The importance of improving your leadership skills while you aren't at work.02/18/2019
    18:41
  131. 139.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 006: Don't make your work seem more complicated than it actually is.02/14/2019
    4:28
  132. 140.
    Ep 126: If you don't challenge yourself, you're destined for mediocrity.02/11/2019
    17:44
  133. 141.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 005: Empathy, kindness and gratitude.02/07/2019
    5:28
  134. 142.
    Ep 125: Giving your people the tools they need to solve their own problems.02/04/2019
    21:16
  135. 143.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 004: Asking employees to bring their best selves to work.01/31/2019
    4:28
  136. 144.
    Ep 124: Poor leadership at work can lead to real physical health problems.01/28/2019
    21:14
  137. 145.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 003: The only rules in leadership are the ones we create for ourselves.01/24/2019
    5:12
  138. 146.
    Ep 123: Balancing empathy with command skills.01/21/2019
    20:41
  139. 147.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 002: Aligning your organizational objectives with the values systems of your employees.01/17/2019
    5:36
  140. 148.
    Ep 122: Helping your employees find fulfillment in their work.01/14/2019
    24:55
  141. 149.
    Thoughtful Thursdays 001: Isn't it great when you need to do more with less?01/10/2019
    9:05
  142. 150.
    Ep 121: Investing in relationships even when we don't have much in common with someone.01/07/2019
    22:45
  143. 151.
    *A PERSONAL MESSAGE*11/01/2018
    6:37
  144. 152.
    Ep 120: Disruption for the sake of disruption is never good.10/29/2018
    21:57
  145. 153.
    Ep 119: Is it possible to instill a sense of urgency when business is doing really well?10/25/2018
    21:24
  146. 154.
    Ep 118: Leadership skills don't just fall into your lap; you have to actively seek them out.10/22/2018
    23:04
  147. 155.
    Ep 117: Stop making your employees ask you for everything.10/18/2018
    22:13
  148. 156.
    Ep 116: Are your sports analogies landing or losing people?10/15/2018
    17:28
  149. 157.
    Ep 115: Taking your job seriously without taking yourself too seriously.10/11/2018
    21:52
  150. 158.
    Ep 114: Managing and leading are equally important skill sets.10/08/2018
    21:17
  151. 159.
    Ep 113: Failure is unavoidable. Talking about it makes it easier. ...usually.10/04/2018
    22:36
  152. 160.
    Ep 112: Time away from your job is important. Do your people have the time away they need?10/01/2018
    20:43
  153. 161.
    Ep 111: Email is too large a part of the lives of most leaders.09/27/2018
    20:25
  154. 162.
    Ep 110: Peer accountability is more effective than leader accountability.09/24/2018
    21:20
  155. 163.
    Ep 109: Most teambuilding is a waste of time and money.09/20/2018
    19:45
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    Ep 108: Inspiration, Motivation & Coercion: Do leaders need to be great at all three?09/17/2018
    20:03
  157. 165.
    Ep 107: There's no way you're great at everything, so stop trying to be.09/13/2018
    24:00
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    Ep 106: You can't have great engagement if your employees don't always know where they stand.09/10/2018
    24:22
  159. 167.
    Ep 105: Performance matters more than simply who you gravitate towards.09/06/2018
    21:55
  160. 168.
    Ep 104: Gratitude is not an action, it's a mindset.09/03/2018
    23:31
  161. 169.
    Ep 103: How many bosses do you have? (Hint: More than one is too many)08/30/2018
    21:16
  162. 170.
    Ep 102: Coincidence of objective vs coincidence of purpose08/27/2018
    22:25
  163. 171.
    Ep 101: Every employee has a point of no return.08/23/2018
    24:18
  164. 172.
    Ep 100: Reflection.08/20/2018
    26:14
  165. 173.
    Ep 99: The most successful leaders are also great followers.08/16/2018
    23:43
  166. 174.
    Ep 98: Being fair isn't enough. Your employees need to believe you're fair too.08/13/2018
    21:48
  167. 175.
    Ep 97: The best leaders know the importance of having routines in their lives.08/09/2018
    25:57
  168. 176.
    Ep 96: Is your after-hours work making your employees think they have to as well?08/06/2018
    24:28
  169. 177.
    Ep 95: The importance of having humility while also remaining confident.08/02/2018
    21:11
  170. 178.
    Ep 94: Leadership Legends 9 of 9: Gary Vaynerchuk07/30/2018
    25:29
  171. 179.
    Ep 93: Leadership Legends 8 of 9: Sheryl Sandberg07/26/2018
    22:33
  172. 180.
    Ep 92: Leadership Legends 7 of 9: Simon Sinek07/23/2018
    22:54
  173. 181.
    Ep 91: Leadership Legends 6 of 9: John C. Maxwell07/19/2018
    27:06
  174. 182.
    Ep 90: Leadership Legends 5 of 9: Marcus Buckingham07/16/2018
    25:16
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    Ep 89: Leadership Legends 4 of 9: Ken Blanchard07/12/2018
    24:30
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    Ep 88: Leadership Legends 3 of 9: Jack Welch07/09/2018
    23:06
  177. 185.
    Ep 87: Leadership Legends 2 of 9: Vince Lombardi07/05/2018
    24:20
  178. 186.
    Ep 86: Leadership Legends 1 of 9: Dwight Eisenhower07/02/2018
    23:15
  179. 187.
    Ep 85: Balancing a team with non-traditional leadership skills06/28/2018
    22:12
  180. 188.
    Ep 84: Stop building trust and start just being honest.06/25/2018
    22:40
  181. 189.
    Ep 83: The Art of Storytelling06/21/2018
    22:56
  182. 190.
    Ep 82: What kind of leadership does a high-performance team need from you?06/18/2018
    24:15
  183. 191.
    Ep 81: What is a psychologically safe work environment?06/14/2018
    25:27
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    Ep 80: Common career-stallers and how to avoid them.06/11/2018
    25:23
  185. 193.
    Ep 79: When multiculturalism causes rifts.06/07/2018
    22:21
  186. 194.
    Ep 78: Lewin's Leadership Styles06/04/2018
    21:21
  187. 195.
    Ep 77: Are there taboo topics at work?05/31/2018
    24:53
  188. 196.
    Ep 76: Chameleon Leaders - How to spot them and how to avoid being one.05/28/2018
    22:53
  189. 197.
    Ep 75: Are you a workplace bully? Are you the victim of one?05/24/2018
    24:28
  190. 198.
    Ep 74: Do you know the difference between essential employees and indispensable employees?05/21/2018
    21:13
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    Ep 73: Getting employees "on the same page."05/17/2018
    21:43
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    Ep 72: Changing the Culture of a Team - Part 7 of 705/14/2018
    26:03

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