8 episodes

Dedicated podcast to help fix the broken world of work with brilliant guests discussing why leadership has to improve, how company culture is evolving and how to help improve organisational health with improve strategic tweaks, how mental health and wellness is an essential work stream for any business to succeed and how software is shaping better conversations.

Fixing The Broken World Of Work Podcast Danny Denhard

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Dedicated podcast to help fix the broken world of work with brilliant guests discussing why leadership has to improve, how company culture is evolving and how to help improve organisational health with improve strategic tweaks, how mental health and wellness is an essential work stream for any business to succeed and how software is shaping better conversations.

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Briony Gunson 🧘‍♀️ - Focus Podcast With Danny Denhard

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Briony Gunson 🧘‍♀️ - Focus Podcast With Danny Denhard

    This episodes guest Briony Gunson (https://brionygunson.com/) is a business + mindset coach, meditation teacher + trauma-informed breathwork trainer, Briony helps individuals and businesses to improve. 



    Follow Briony across social - LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube. 

    The Links: 


    Briony's Introduction Video On YouTube
    Podcast: Aubrey Marcus - not about the world of work but psychology, spirituality, human potential + behaviour
    Book: Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art  by James Nestor
    Newsletter: Brain pickings AKA The Marginalian has a free Sunday digest of the week’s most mind-broadening and hear
    Sign up to Briony's Friday Feels newsletter: https://bit.ly/3AiEOv9 - Briony archives them on her blog. 
    Listen to Briony's guided meditations on Insight Timer, e.g. this is a popular one: https://insighttimer.com/brionyg/guided-meditations/letting-go-meditation-12-minutes
    Briony also recommended Kirsty Hulse's work (Kirsty is great and gets my co-approval)

    Briony takes us on a journey of:


    Mental health and why it is so important to be aware of
    How mental health is evolving
    How your mental health can help to transform physical health
    Why early morning open-air swims have been so important
    Therapy and therapists role in peoples lives
    Why breathwork is so important
    Why our bodies are driven by our breath and controlling our breath
    Why Yoga is vital to so many of us
    Personal development starts with you
    Everyone is facing similar challenges - it's how you find the best course of action
    Why retreats are going to so popular and a necessary part of life and work
    You are the expert of yourself - why starting to listen to yourself and your body is so important

    • 49 min
    Fixing the broken world of work podcast with Colin Newlyn 🏴‍☠️

    Fixing the broken world of work podcast with Colin Newlyn 🏴‍☠️

    Fixing the broken world of work podcast with Colin Newlyn & Danny Denhard 

    Thanks for listening today! This is a great conversation with Colin, you will want to listen if you are looking to improve your workplace, making positive change with yourself and how to challenge the status quo by thinking like a pirate. 

    The Conversation includes:


    Decrapyifying work
    The top tips to decrapify work
    How leadership is about leading
    Why we should be more pirate
    Should we rethink the whole work week, should we even have a commute?
    Policing from managers
    Why politics and proximity still dictate success
    And how to rethink and realign our people, heart first leadership

    Newsletter - https://decrapifywork.substack.com/

    https://decrapifywork.substack.com/p/start-it-up

    Popular LinkedIn Share 

    The Intro To Decrapifying Work

    The TLDR to the article 


    Too many work environments are toxic and harming the people in them, which is why
    Stress, anxiety and depression are at record levels and rising
    People are dying from work-induced stress-related illnesses
    Burnout is commonplace (and now a recognised illness)
    Suicide levels are increasing (especially amongst men)

    Mary Parker Follett Quote

    “While leadership depends on depth of conviction and the power coming therefrom, there must also be the ability to share that conviction with others.” -- Mary Parker Follett

    Person to follow - https://twitter.com/MarkCCrowley

    Video To Watch - https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_the_power_of_vulnerability?language=en

    Podcast To Listen To: Bruce Daisley’s - Eat Sleep Work Repeat 

    • 49 min
    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Peter Hopwood

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Peter Hopwood

    This episode of fixing the broken world of work is with Peter Hopwood, Peter is an executive coach, TEDx Coach & Global Public Speaker

    What Peter and I discuss:


    How to step up as a leader
    Why leadership is often the smaller unspoken steps we take, such as mental nods, gestures and the tone we use when speaking
    Why storytelling is more than a buzzword and will take leaders up many steps
    Bias - how we can overcome bias in our team's minds
    How to rebuild trust when may have lost trust from your team
    How to tackle remote and hybrid work leadership differently

    Connect With Peter on LinkedIn or watch his TED X talk 

    Connect with me (host) Danny Denhard on the fixing the broken world of work site, LinkedIn, or twitter  

    • 46 min
    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Andy Reid

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Andy Reid

    Having helped some of the biggest names in business Andy will help you understand that business is about people and why workshops are so powerful for businesses that want to succeed.

    What Andy and I discuss:


    Leadership and the challenges of leadership
    The lack of joy in work and bringing it back
    The science of how the mind works
    The power of storytelling
    The art of running brilliant workshops for executives
    Facilitating the right environment for the best ideas to flourish
    Creating voices for everyone, not just the HiPPO
    Why leaders have to inspire

    Andy Reid - Founder @ Genius Box

    Connect With Andy On:


    LinkedIn
    Website

    Thanks for listening today! 

    The Host: Danny Denhard (The Focus founder)

    Listen to the full season on focus.business/podcast

    Find out more about the company culture and company strategy services on www.focus.business

    Connect with Danny on LinkedIn - Twitter

    • 50 min
    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Jo Twiselton

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Jo Twiselton

    Jo has over twenty years in helping to transform businesses and business leaders. Listen to hear how to help shape organisations and make businesses more successful.

    What Jo and I discuss:


    Why client that actually wants to do change better are the best clients
    Why coaching and mentoring is invaluable
    Why the next phase of return to the office is so important to set company culture
    What leaders need to remember - leveraging other people's skills when they are better at things than they are
    Why there is rarely a stupid question
    Time management & reducing meeting culture
    If you nail collaboration you win business
    When team responses are so important

    Jo Twistleton - Director @ Twist Consultants

    Connect with Jo On: 


    LinkedIn
    Website

    Thanks for listening today!

    The Host: Danny Denhard (The Focus founder)

    Listen to the full season on focus.business/podcast

    Find out more about the company culture and company strategy services on www.focus.business

    Connect with Danny on LinkedIn - Twitter

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Sharon Aneja

    Fixing The Broken World Of Work With Sharon Aneja

    Sharon takes us on her incredible journey and why being a Positive Psychology coach is so important to her and for any workforce. Sharon shares a couple of brilliant frameworks and practices to improve any business.

    What Sharon and I discuss:


    The importance of mental health and wellbeing
    Why psychological flexibility is so important
    Why command and control management fails their people and their business
    Why businesses and managers wait for people to get stressed and burnt out rather than proactively addressing such important topics
    The awakening businesses require
    Why gamification can be negative
    the opportunity to be able to partner with organizations who are courageous enough to want to get to the heart of issues
    How a routine operation changed Sharon's life completely
    And why every "leader" should have therapy

    Sharon Aneja - Founder @ Humanity Works Consultancy

    Connected on:


    LinkedIn
    On Email
    On Her Website

    Thanks for listening today!

    The Host: Danny Denhard (The Focus founder)

    Listen to the full season on focus.business/podcast

    Find out more about the company culture and company strategy services on www.focus.business

    Connect with Danny on LinkedIn - Twitter

    • 1 hr 4 min

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