This podcast unlocks the raw truth of guests’ heroic journeys from devastation to purpose. A few highlights from our podcast:
Part 1: Defining what pisses you off
- Promotion as a set-up for failure or Success
- Comfort for The Spirit, a CEO’s Path
- Finding the Extraordinary in Everyone
- The Cross Roads of Offence and Offer
- Determining Your Framework
Part 2: The “AND” of contradiction
- Vulnerability and Confidence
- Why You Should Take Your Kids to Work
- The Power of AND
- Authentic – A-Holes!
- What it Means to Be “Authentic”
- The Action of Purpose!
- Loyalty and Inspiration
- Why The Future of Leadership is Hard & Soft
“Can We Connect?” is a series by Maryam Banikarim that provides accessible, practical advice. Maryam is a purpose-driven change agent who shows organizations how to shift mindsets and build themselves through the lens of purpose.
On her podcast, we talked about taking a career break. As folks are considering a break, we reflect on how to successfully take a short or long break… what I called my #professionalhalftime.
We also chatted about moving from client to agency side and career or industry changes, in general.
Of course, we touched on #sociallegacy and The Spare Room book, too! Listen to my conversation with Maryam for her Can We Connect series here.
Authenticity – Powering Brands and Leadership
A few highlights from our podcast:
- “Flex to Your People” – How Tia Jordan taught me that great leaders became what their people need.
- “The Importance of Bookends” – What every leader can learn from the Apple retail experience.
- “3 Characteristics of Great Leaders” – What all transformative leaders share in common.
Chris Roebuck speaks with guests to reveal secrest of success for you and your organization. Listen for insights, from mega trends to practiacl strategies, and actions to take your career to the next level.
This podcast discusses topics ranging from leadership to digital transformation to new tech initiatives and brand strategy. Listen to the Minter Dialogue Podcast here
Defining Your Social Legacy and Leading with Authentic Purpose with Emily Chang
We discussed styles of leadership, dealing with trite conversation, interview secrets, changing social legacy, and more. See my blog post below to read more.
Elevation is a moment or series of moments of clarity that can be put into action to elevate your life or purpose. We elevate through empathy, respect, inspiration, impact and maybe most of all, diversity of thought. Will Travis hosts Elevation Barn to leaders, turning challenges they have faced into conversations, and those conversations into clarity. Listen to the Elevation Barn podcast here
The Spare Room on Elevation Barn
Will and I had a life-changing conversation years ago about integrating personal life and work life. Read my blog post below about how he inspired me to write The Spare Room book.
The podcast exists to explore the tensions and dynamics between three key themes; productivity, work-life balance and how people define happiness and success. Watch The Beyond Busy podcast here
Social Legacy on Beyond Busy
Graham Allcott and I discussed leadership hacks that help us get from “beyond busy” to balanced and controlled. Check out my blog post below to read more about our conversation.
Katz Kiely’s podcast takes lived wisdom from senior leaders combined with her own 20+ years of transformational experience to give listeners the inspiration and information to lead like a human, for better results. Listen to the Humans Leading Humans podcast here
Curiosity Bites is what your mind and soul have been craving! Dov Baron hosts conversations with people who work in all kinds of places. Listen here: Curiosity Bites Podcast Part 1, Curiosity Bites Podcast Part 2, Curiosity Bites Podcast Part 3
Dov Baron and I discussed the topic of conviction and how it relates to intentionality and social legacy. Read below for more learnings.
This podcast features high performing businesses, organizations and entrepreneurs who are focused on Shocking Potential every single day. Michael Sherlock, the CEO, is dedicated to creating positive, productive, and profitable workplaces, and helping individuals, and businesses unlock their ultimate potential. Listen to the Shock Your Potential podcast here
Caring For Our Communities
Michael Sherlock and I discussed how your social legacy is an extension of your value system. Check out my blog post below to read about building communities that share your values.
Amber Hurdle enables listeners to become confident, compassionate leaders and driving forces of influence to play big and next-level their success. Watch The Velvet Machete podcast here
The Combustion Chronicles features disruptors that challenge the status quo on his podcast. I’m honored to be featured on his 5th season! Listen to The Combustion Chronicles podcast here
Culture, Leadership, and Social Legacy
A lot of our conversation revolved around creating a positive, human-first culture (see my blog post below for more info on this). We also discussed integrating online and offline worlds and approaching projects with a selfless and learning mindset.
Host Nikki Groom brings you deep, thought-provoking, and inspiring conversations on her top-rated podcast for entrepreneurs who are serious about making money and making a difference. Listen to the Movement Makers podcast here
Define Your Social Legacy
Nikki and I discussed why we shouldn’t run away from hard things, and the growth that these hard things give us. See my blog post below for more.
A casual chat with Guestio about branding and customer experience in China. Watch my interview with Guestio here
A community for leading women to level up together through candid conversations, personal strategies and life lessons on the road to building a remarkable personal brand. Defining Your Social Legacy & Living With Authentic Purpose. Read the She Suite article here | Listen to the She Suite Podcast here
Defining Your Social Legacy & Living With Authentic Purpose
Host Melissa Dawn Simkins and I discussed building social legacies, dancing to life’s rhythm, personal brand management, and so much more!
Sam McIntyre’s fun and informative podcast shares both her career advice as well as interviews with women on their own leaderships journeys. She has 30+ years experience in business and technology and has a passion for uplifting women, especially fellow mothers and entrepreneurs. Listen to the Lady Leadership podcast here
This show is a combination of great information on how to succeed in business to a thoughtful and often humorous take on what it means to be a woman in today’s world. Listen to the She’s On Top podcast here
Define Your Social Legacy To Live A More Intentional Life
Some of the topics we cover: What is socially purposed leadership? How to define your values? The evolution of writing The Spare Room The steps for discovering your purpose and how to act on it. Why is social impacted leadership so important? How does leading a more intentional life make you an effective leader? Can your purpose evolve or are you born with one’s purpose?
An “Apple Podcasts Favorite”, this unique, weekly Business interview podcast, features a great lineup of guests around the world, Rising helping “All Boats Rise in a Rising Tide!” Listen to the Rising Tide Start Ups podcast here
This podcast helps seekers, top leaders, find their pathway to higher happiness and success. Hear leadership talks on how to find purpose in life, take action and create the life you deserve and desire. Your host Tom Dutta is the CEO of KRE-AT a Motive Leadership Company, #1 International Best Selling Author and International Speaker. Listen to The Quiet Warrior Show here
The Spare Room as a Movement
One of the big things we discussed was The Spare Room as a movement (14:27 – 15:04). Listen to the podcast to hear more.
It’s a Book Club that’s not a Book Club, where we host an engaging interview on YouTube live with our featured Author followed by an exclusive Members-only Conversation hosted in Zoom Meetings complete with a Book Reading and Q&A. Watch WNorth: Just Published here
One of the topics we discussed was sympathy vs empathy (~22 minutes into the podcast). We dove into how that relates to intentionality with The Spare Room kids. Read my blog post below for more.
In a thought provoking show that breaks with the status quo, the guests and “first among equals”, reveal their secrets, triumphs and disappointments with rare personal insight and learnings that you may wish to adopt in today’s rapidly changing and competitive global landscape. Listen to the No Limitations Podcast here
Head, Heart, and Soul
Blenheim Partners’ Gregory Robinson and I discussed the scale of consumerism in China and the dynamics at play, the realm of possibilities and relentless focus on creativity and innovation in capturing the hearts of the modern consumer, and the concept of social legacy that inspires us to live and lead with renewed intention and authenticity.
I speak with Fast Company, the world’s leading progressive business media brand, with a unique editorial focus on innovation in technology, leadership, and design. Watch The Fast Company video here
Chatted about Social Legacy at Work as well and more with Jenn Cotton at the Simon Women’s Alliance.
Each week the most extroverted introvert who ever introverted will introduce you to someone new on her podcast, as they share their story of discovering the life they love & how they found the courage to live it. Listen Here: Meredith for Real: the curious introvert podcast Part1 + Meredith for Real: the curious introvert podcast Part 2
Strangers in Your Spare Room? A Social Legacy of Ease, Not Obligation
A big part of the conversation Meredith and I had centered around the concept of generosity and the joy of giving. See below for a reflection about the podcast.
This podcast features interviews with creators of all kinds. By exploring the topic of dreams, the show guides listeners on the path to achieving goals.
How to discover your social legacy and open your Spare Room.
The fascinating conversations with thought leaders explore inclusion, women empowerment, social impact, STE(A)M, and their impact on dreams. Inspiring people to live their best life and foster inclusion. Listen to the Dream Nation Love Podcast Here
This is a personal growth, self-help podcast with inspirational stories, mindset education and actionable tips to help you connect better to yourself and others and live an extraordinary life hosted by Keri Roberts. Listen to the Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things podcast here
How to Define Your Social Legacy & Lead and Live a More intentional Life
What gives me courage in my vulnerable moments? Spoiler alert: my family.
This podcast hosted by Al Fawcett hosts remarkable people from the business, sports and entertainment industries, share their stories and perspective on their success and failures, the lessons they learned and the mindset required to continue to get better. Listen to the Infinite Pie Thinking podcast here
Emily Chang on Social Legacy
On this podcast, I highlighted the importance of feedback, working as a team, listening to the people around you, and finding that intersection of what offends you and what you have to offer.
Having built the #1 Leadership Storytelling Podcast, Paul Smith is one of the world’s leading experts on business storytelling. He’s a keynote speaker, storytelling coach, and bestselling author… and a joy to speak with! Listen to the Lead With A Story Podcast here | Watch a special video edition of the Lead with a Story podcast here
Anyone who’s worked at a great company knows that it’s all about the people. Good managers, great leaders – in and beyond the business. In this series, through conversations with fellow P&G Alums, we hope to go deeper with many leaders you already know, but want to know more about. Listen to the P&G Alumni Podcast Here
“Opportunity Makers” profiles storytellers across different industries in the immigrant community in honor of National Immigrants Day. The series consists of both Q&A interviews and podcast episodes with immigrant leaders across different industries and sectors, showcasing how they are opportunity makers not opportunity takers. Listen to the Knotch Opportunity Makers podcast Here
Throughout the conversation, we touch on a variety of topics, including my experiences growing up as a child of immigrant parents, the intersectionality of my identities, and the power of embracing humor in your circumstances.
I joined an engaging young entrepreneur, Lingling Chen, for her podcast, Aspirational Women. And check out my COVID hair! Watch the Aspirational Women Podcast Here