Bringing you timely insights and inspiration from experts at the intersection of work and life. Topics include workplace, wellness, career, and advocacy.
Seismic Shifts in Leadership
Dr. Laura welcomes guest Michelle K Johnston, executive coach and author of “The Seismic Shift in Leadership”, to the show to talk about how leadership has changed. The old way of leading with an iron fist, using command and control, is no longer how great leaders operate. Leaders today need to embrace connection, which is the focus of Michelle’s book.
Your Career Development: Keys to Fulfillment and Growth
Dr. Laura’s 25 years of experience in career psychology informs this episode’s discussion about career development trends and how you can take charge of your career. Dr. Laura shares how she chose to specialize in career development when she obtained her Master’s in Counseling Psychology and how that led her to found Canada Career Counseling.
Money and Well-Being: How the Pink Tax Harms Us All
Dr. Laura welcomes guest Janine Rogan, CPA and Founder/CEO of the Wealth Building Academy, to the show to talk about financial equity and her new book “The Pink Tax”. Janine’s mission is to empower women to confidently grow their wealth through financial feminism, and her insight is invaluable not just to women but to everyone invested in financial equity.
Making Bold Life Changes: Turning Fear into Courage
Dr. Laura welcomes guest Samra Zafar - founder and CEO of Brave Beginnings, best-selling author of “A Good Wife”, and internationally renowned speaker - to the show to talk about the courage to make big life changes. Samra herself made a bold and difficult life change when she escaped an abusive marriage, as detailed in her book, and she offers insight gained from that experience.
Flexibility and Neurodiversity: Creating Inclusive Work Environments
Dr. Laura welcomes productivity catalyst, highly sensitive executive coach, and international speaker Clare Kumar to the show to discuss designing workspaces for neurodivergent productivity. Clare has a wealth of insight into how spaces can best suit inclusion and differing work needs.
The Evolving Landscape of Work and Careers
Dr. Laura reflects on the just-finished Season 3 of Where Work Meets LifeTM, and the themes and highlights she explored throughout key episodes. She looks ahead to the upcoming Season 4 and shares the topics she wants to revisit from new angles and which new ideas she will examine in the coming episodes.
Insightful, Informative and Interesting!
Such a range of incredible guests. The sincere passion and excitement that Laura brings to these very timely and important topics makes listening a pleasure. It is always interesting and often shares insights I wouldn’t have realized on my own. 10/10 would recommend!
Humans who work - listen hear!
I adore hearing the voice of Dr. Laura and the insights of her wise guests regarding all things work. Thank you for speaking about the real deal in work and in life. It’s making the world better. 🙏🏼
Leaders - you need this podcast!
Thank you Dr. Laura for creating these podcasts and introducing your amazing presenters. The discussions are inspiring, relevant and contain valuable tools to help create a healthy and balanced work environment.