Join Dr. Patrick Leddin every Wednesday as he speaks with authors, thought leaders, athletes, entrepreneurs and other influential leaders as they challenge the status quo of leadership to explore new ways to lead and find success.
Episode 224: Navigate the Complex Landscape of Organizational Change with O-I Glass Chief Sustainability Officer Randy Burns
Randy Burns, the Chief Sustainability Officer and Corporate Affairs Officer at O-I Glass, joins Patrick to discuss leading change. Renowned as the world's leading producer of glass containers for a diverse range of food and beverage products—from wine and soft drinks to jams, pickles, and salsa—O-I Glass operates 69 manufacturing facilities across 19 countries. There's a high likelihood that numerous products in your home are encased in their glassware. Randy's mission is to navigate the delicate equilibrium between the company's aspirations, environmental stewardship, and profitability. His role encompasses strategic decision-making, persuasive leadership, and championing transformative initiatives at every organizational level. Randy illuminates the challenges leaders face while driving change and offers practical strategies to effectively tackle and surmount these obstacles. Join us for a deep dive into managing change, guided by a seasoned expert who grapples with these issues daily.
In this episode, Patrick mentions an interview with the master negotiator and author of “Never Split the Difference,” Chris Voss. The episode is “Negotiate as if your life depends on it.” Listen at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/episode-175-reboot-negotiate-as-if-your-life-depended/id1467441717?i=1000590864641
Episode 223: Embrace the Messiness of Being Human with Jenny Lincoln
In this episode, Patrick is joined by Jenny Lincoln. Jenny is described as a unicorn of speakers who could chat about paint drying, and you’d suddenly want to renovate your house. She’s vulnerable yet tough, charming but no-nonsense, and has a knack for nudging people into action. In their conversation, they discuss her transition from climbing the corporate ladder to becoming a nomadic speaker and how, along the way, she learned to embrace the messiness of being human.
Episode 222: Close Your Confidence Gap with Kelli Thompson
Are you ready to walk through the door with confidence? Are you prepared to live your values out loud? In this episode, Patrick dives into a conversation with coach, speaker, and author Kelli Thompson this week. Her latest book, “Closing the Confidence Gap: Boost Your Peace, Your Potential, and Your Paycheck,” is written for women but applies to everyone! In the conversation, Kelli shares insights about her career pivots, courageous conversations, and moving to a position that can give us greater confidence to succeed today. She challenges all of us to go down challenging paths in life confidently.
Episode 221: Help Others Flourish with 100 Coaches Agency CEO Scott Osman and President Jacquelyn Lane
Patrick Leddin welcomes Scott Osman, CEO of 100 Coaches Agency, and President Jacquelyn Lane, for an engaging discussion on their latest book, "Becoming Coachable." Co-authored with the 100 Coaches founder, Marshall Goldsmith, this insightful work dives into the transformative power of executive coaching in reshaping leadership in life.
Scott and Jacquelyn unravel the essence of their book, emphasizing the need to be open to feedback, accountability, and change. how becoming coachable isn't just about absorbing feedback but about a profound readiness for change and accountability. The trio also delves into a critical aspect often overlooked in leadership – the focus on helping others flourish. They explore practical strategies and real-world examples from their experiences, illustrating how leaders can effectively inspire and uplift their teams, ultimately creating a ripple effect of positive transformation in both personal and professional realms.
In the conversation, Patrick mentions that numerous coaches from the 100 Coaches Agency have been on the Leadership Lab podcast. Here is the list of 20 guests (Liz Wiseman appeared twice) from the 100 Coaches who have been in the lab with Patrick.
Episode 001: Clean up Your Management Mess with WSJ Bestselling Author Scott Miller
Episode 003: Exploring the Power of a Multiplier with NYT bestselling author Liz Wiseman
Episode 027: See Around Corners With Bestselling Author Rita McGrath
Episode 024: Be Humble, Stay Curious, & Change How You Lead with Bestselling Author Michael Bungay Stanier
Episode 036: Lead with candor, competence, and coaching in tough times with Dr. Marshall Goldsmith
Episode 064: Reflect on How Attachment and Judgement Shape You with Prakash Raman
Episode 068: Explore Networking, Transparency, Purpose, and More with Bestselling Author David Burkus
Episode 075: Help Others To Win With Northwestern University Professor Paul Corona
Episode 094: Lead With Purpose and Grace Featuring John Baldoni
Episode 101: Realize the Benefits of Self-Awareness With NYT Bestselling Author Tascha Eurich
Episode 112: Revisit and Learn with Bestselling Author and Coach Dorie Clark
Episode 115: Build a Team of Impact Players With NYT Best Selling Author Liz Wiseman
Episode 117: Revisit the Power of Gratitude with Bestselling Author Chester Elton
Episode 122: Discover the Perfect Coach with Eddie Turner
Episode 125: Learn the Rules of Power with Dr. Jeffrey Pfeffer
Episode 127: Tap into the Success Factor with Dr. Ruth Gotian
Episode 130: Go from start-up to grown-up with bestselling author Alisa Cohn
Episode 131: Help people see what you’re thinking with author Todd Cherches
Episode 134: Grow yourself and your people with bestselling author Whitney Johnson
Episode 156: Discover and Live Out Your Core Purpose with Leonora Zilkha Williamson
Episode 187: Help Your People Win with Garry Ridge, Chairman Emeritus WD-40 Company
Episode 198: Embrace the Seismic Shift in Leadership with Dr. Michelle Johnston
Episode 200: Become a Great Mentor with WSJ Bestselling Author Scott Miller
Episode 220: Unleash the Mutant Learner in You with Treion Muller
Patrick joins Treion Muller to discuss what it means to be a "mutant learner" and how leaders can revolutionize their personal and professional growth. With over two decades of experience transforming some of the world's largest learning and development organizations, Treion brings a wealth of knowledge as a Chief Strategy Officer, CEO, Founder, and more. His insights are not just theoretical but are backed by hands-on expertise in steering companies and individuals through dynamic changes and digital transformations.
As Treion discusses key takeaways from his latest book, The Rise of the Mutant Learner: How to Learn and Lead Effectively in the Digital Age, he sheds light on the critical need for leaders to proactively take charge of their development journey. This episode isn't just about what you need to learn; it's about radically changing how you learn. Learn more about Treion and his work at www.treionmuller.com
In the conversation, the time management expert, David Allen, was mentioned. David was featured in Leadership Lab Episode 140: Perceive Problems as Projects and Get Things Done With Bestselling Author David Allen. You can listen to that conversation wherever you get your podcasts or at https://leddingroup.com/episode-140-perceive-problems-as-projects-and-get-things-done-with-bestselling-author-david-allen/
Episode 219: Explore Which Way is North with Author Will Cady
Join Patrick this week as he delves into a conversation with Will Cady, Reddit's Global Brand Ambassador and strategic genius involved with powerhouse brands like Apple, Google, and Netflix. Together, they explore the significance of pursuing and sharing your passions. The conversation invites you to explore how true value stems from the values cultivated through one's interests and practices. They also unpack insights from his latest book, "Which Way is North: A Creative Compass for Makers, Marketers, and Mystics." Tune in for a holistic take on today's cultural pulse and how you can better reflect, explore, and learn! Learn more about Will at www.will-cady.com
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Dr. Leddin and his incredible guests talk all things leadership, but it’s so much more than that! You’ll get tons of actionable advice and tangible tips, but you’ll also get heaps of inspiration from truly engaging individuals that genuinely want to help you succeed. Thanks so much for putting out such a spectacular show Dr. Leddin - keep up the great work!