15 min

Building Bridges, with April Ballestero Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room®

    • Philosophy

April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with their teams, clients, families, and communities.
What you will learn in this episode:
Why attempting to peel back your layers all at once can be damaging
What does building a bridge mean and how to assess where you are on your bridge
How addressing challenges impacts levels of trust and respect
How we all have narcissistic tendencies and in what ways that can damage others
Why we should not expect other people to be in our layer
Why asking questions is one of the most challenging obstacles for leaders
Resources:
Website: https://www.addressingtheelephantintheroom.com/ (https://www.addressingtheelephantintheroom.com/)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/addressingtheelephantintheroom (https://www.facebook.com/addressingtheelephantintheroom) and https://www.facebook.com/CoachAprilB/ (https://www.facebook.com/CoachAprilB/)
Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/addressingtheelephant (https://www.facebook.com/groups/addressingtheelephant)
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprilballestero (https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprilballestero)
Twitter: https://twitter.com/onelightahead (https://twitter.com/onelightahead) and https://twitter.com/ballestero (https://twitter.com/ballestero)
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/onelightahead/ (https://www.instagram.com/onelightahead/) and https://www.instagram.com/coachaprilballestero/ (https://www.instagram.com/coachaprilballestero/)
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoLPfjJ6bDG_ml5d8ya9r6g (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoLPfjJ6bDG_ml5d8ya9r6g)
Additional Resources:
https://www.amazon.com/Slaying-Onion-Unveil-highest-potential-ebook/dp/B094C6S7RZ/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1CQSDOLNATAJ7anddchild=1andkeywords=april+ballestero+slaying+the+onionandqid=1624598750andsprefix=april+balleste%2Caps%2C199andsr=8-1 (Slaying the Onion Book )
Kindle version of thehttps://www.amazon.com/Slaying-Onion-Unveil-highest-potential-ebook/dp/B094C6S7RZ/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1CQSDOLNATAJ7anddchild=1andkeywords=april+ballestero+slaying+the+onionandqid=1624598750andsprefix=april+balleste%2Caps%2C199andsr=8-1 ( Slaying the Onion Book )
https://www.onelightacademy.com/courses/slaying-the-onion (Buy Slaying the Onion Book here) and receive a signed copy, the course, and access to a community


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April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with their teams, clients, families, and communities.
What you will learn in this episode:
Why attempting to peel back your layers all at once can be damaging
What does building a bridge mean and how to assess where you are on your bridge
How addressing challenges impacts levels of trust and respect
How we all have narcissistic tendencies and in what ways that can damage others
Why we should not expect other people to be in our layer
Why asking questions is one of the most challenging obstacles for leaders
Resources:
Website: https://www.addressingtheelephantintheroom.com/ (https://www.addressingtheelephantintheroom.com/)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/addressingtheelephantintheroom (https://www.facebook.com/addressingtheelephantintheroom) and https://www.facebook.com/CoachAprilB/ (https://www.facebook.com/CoachAprilB/)
Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/addressingtheelephant (https://www.facebook.com/groups/addressingtheelephant)
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprilballestero (https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprilballestero)
Twitter: https://twitter.com/onelightahead (https://twitter.com/onelightahead) and https://twitter.com/ballestero (https://twitter.com/ballestero)
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/onelightahead/ (https://www.instagram.com/onelightahead/) and https://www.instagram.com/coachaprilballestero/ (https://www.instagram.com/coachaprilballestero/)
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoLPfjJ6bDG_ml5d8ya9r6g (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoLPfjJ6bDG_ml5d8ya9r6g)
Additional Resources:
https://www.amazon.com/Slaying-Onion-Unveil-highest-potential-ebook/dp/B094C6S7RZ/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1CQSDOLNATAJ7anddchild=1andkeywords=april+ballestero+slaying+the+onionandqid=1624598750andsprefix=april+balleste%2Caps%2C199andsr=8-1 (Slaying the Onion Book )
Kindle version of thehttps://www.amazon.com/Slaying-Onion-Unveil-highest-potential-ebook/dp/B094C6S7RZ/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1CQSDOLNATAJ7anddchild=1andkeywords=april+ballestero+slaying+the+onionandqid=1624598750andsprefix=april+balleste%2Caps%2C199andsr=8-1 ( Slaying the Onion Book )
https://www.onelightacademy.com/courses/slaying-the-onion (Buy Slaying the Onion Book here) and receive a signed copy, the course, and access to a community


This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy
Podtrac - https://analytics.podtrac.com/privacy-policy-gdrp

15 min