89 episodes

The Workplace podcast covering all aspects of work life. Listen to experts who are subject matter experts, who are extremely talented at what they do. A thought provoking conversation where we will give a different perspective and insight into the workplace.The aim is to empower you to create a different path to success for yourself, your team and your organisation. A diverse range of topics will include: Personal Development, Leadership Insights, Organisational Behaviour and Design, Culture, Conflict, High Performance Teams, Negotiation, Executive Presence, Innovation, Communication and Body Language and much more more…

The Workplace Podcast in association with YellowWood William Corless - YellowWood

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    • 4.8 • 5 Ratings

The Workplace podcast covering all aspects of work life. Listen to experts who are subject matter experts, who are extremely talented at what they do. A thought provoking conversation where we will give a different perspective and insight into the workplace.The aim is to empower you to create a different path to success for yourself, your team and your organisation. A diverse range of topics will include: Personal Development, Leadership Insights, Organisational Behaviour and Design, Culture, Conflict, High Performance Teams, Negotiation, Executive Presence, Innovation, Communication and Body Language and much more more…

    Episode 88: Gravitas strengths that define confidence with Lisa Sun

    Episode 88: Gravitas strengths that define confidence with Lisa Sun

    Lisa Sun is the founder and CEO of GRAVITAS, a company on a mission to catalyze confidence. GRAVITAS offers innovative size-inclusive apparel, styling solutions, and content designed to make over women from the inside out. In this episode our host William Corless and Lisa Sun discuss the core concepts of Gravitas, Self-Belief, Self confidence, Self assurance, Self worth. Also in this episode we learn how to channel your superpowers and discover your confidence language. We discuss what gets in peoples way and explore the 8 strengths: Leading, performing, achieving, giving, knowing, creating, believing, self sustaining.




    Check out Lisa Sun’s website:

    **Take the Confidence Language quiz in Chapter 3—www.MyConfidenceLanguage.com**

    • 50 min
    Episode 87: Environmental Leadership Lessons with Mike Phillips

    Episode 87: Environmental Leadership Lessons with Mike Phillips

    Mike Phillips is the Director of the Turner Endangered Species Fund (“TESF”), an organization that he co-founded in 1997 with Ted Turner. Mike is also a former Montana state senator representing District 31, which encompasses parts of his hometown of Bozeman and the surrounding area. In his work as an ecologist, Mike has spent much of his career studying and implementing the reintroduction of wolves throughout the United States. And in both science and politics, he’s never shied away from taking vocal leadership roles involving a wide range of important issues in southwest Montana and beyond.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Episode 86: High Performers with Dr. Ruth Gotian

    Episode 86: High Performers with Dr. Ruth Gotian

    Dr. Ruth Gotian, Chief Learning Officer at Weill Cornell Medicine, is a global expert in mentorship and leadership development. Recognized by Nature and Columbia University, she's ranked among the top 20 mentors worldwide and named to the Thinkers50 Radar List. Recently winning the Thinkers50 Distinguished Achievement "Radar" Award, she's the #1 emerging management thinker globally. A semi-finalist for Forbes 50 Over 50, she contributes to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, and Psychology Today on 'optimizing success.' Her research, featured in her book "The Success Factor," explores the mindset and skill set of peak performers, from Nobel laureates to Olympic champions. Find out more about Ruth at www.ruthgotian.com

    • 45 min
    Episode 85: Saying No to Women's Dead End Work with Lise Vesterlund

    Episode 85: Saying No to Women's Dead End Work with Lise Vesterlund

    This episode’s guest is Lise Vesterlund. Lise is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Department of Economics at the University of Pittsburgh and the Director of the Pittsburgh Experimental Economics Laboratory (PEEL) and of the Behavioral Economic Design Initiative (BEDI). She is a Research Associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research. A co-author of the acclaimed book, “The No Club: Putting a Stop to Women’s Dead-End Work,” her highly influential research on gender differences in advancement has been featured by The New York Times, The Guardian, Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Economist, and The Financial Times.

    • 48 min
    Episode 84: Emerging Leaders with Eddie Turner

    Episode 84: Emerging Leaders with Eddie Turner

    Join us in this episode as we delve into the world of leadership with Eddie Turner, a Harvard-trained leadership development expert and Principal Consultant at Linkage, a SHRM company. Eddie is on a mission to ”Change the Face of Leadership” and contribute to creating ”Better Workplaces and a Better World”™. Discover how he accelerates the development of leaders using the Linkage Purposeful Leadership® framework and his deep expertise in various disciplines, recognized globally as one of the Top 10 Motivational Speakers and the Preeminent Authority on Emerging Leaders by Forbes. Explore his media presence in outlets like the Wall Street Journal and his role as a former host of the Keep Leading!® podcast.
    Learn about his best-selling book, ”140 Simple Messages to Guide Emerging Leaders,” and his co-authorship in ”The Light Book 2.” Discover Eddie’s contributions to organizations like 100 Coaches and the Institute of Coaching. Don’t miss this insightful episode offering valuable perspectives on leadership and the transformative journey of emerging leaders.
    Connect with Eddie on his personal website AskEddieTurner.com

    • 46 min
    Episode 83: Rediscovering your ability to focus with Gloria Mark

    Episode 83: Rediscovering your ability to focus with Gloria Mark

    In our latest episode of The Workplace Podcast we delve into the topic of focus and attention. In this captivating session, titled ”Rediscovering Your Ability to Focus,” we explore the intricate dance of staying attentive in an age where distractions are just a click away.

    William talk with our distinguished guest, Gloria Mark, who brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. As Chancellor’s Professor Emerita of Informatics at the University of California, Irvine, her expertise lies at the intersection of psychology and digital media. With a storied career including a PhD from Columbia University and a decade-long tenure as a visiting senior researcher at Microsoft Research, Gloria has dedicated her life to understanding how technology affects our work, attention, and stress levels.

    Gloria’s research — showcased in over 200 scholarly articles and presented on platforms ranging from SXSW to the Aspen Ideas Festival — serves as a lighthouse for those navigating the choppy waters of digital distraction. Her induction into the ACM SIGCHI Academy highlights her as a beacon in the field of human-computer interaction.

    In today’s conversation, we’ll dissect the myth of multitasking, unveil the hidden costs of digital interruptions, and provide you with actionable strategies to reclaim your focus. Gloria will also share insights from her groundbreaking book, ”Attention Span,” offering a blueprint to restore balance and productivity in our hyper-connected world.

    Find out more about the work Gloria does here: https://gloriamark.com/
    Purchase her book here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Attention-Span-Finding-Fighting-Distraction/dp/1335449418

    • 53 min

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