28 episodes

The Leading with Purpose Podcast is hosted by Dr. Waajida L. Small. Dr. Small is a Certified Purpose Leader, leadership coach, and human resources executive, with more than 15 years of experience in corporate America. In this podcast she provides career and entrepreneurial women of color who are on the rise into positions of leadership and influence in their organizations and industries with the tools to turn their purpose into practice and their practice. Tune in for strategies to live, work, and lead in and on purpose. For more information for to www.WaajidaSmall.com.

Leading with Purpose Podcast Dr. Waajida L. Small

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 14 Ratings

The Leading with Purpose Podcast is hosted by Dr. Waajida L. Small. Dr. Small is a Certified Purpose Leader, leadership coach, and human resources executive, with more than 15 years of experience in corporate America. In this podcast she provides career and entrepreneurial women of color who are on the rise into positions of leadership and influence in their organizations and industries with the tools to turn their purpose into practice and their practice. Tune in for strategies to live, work, and lead in and on purpose. For more information for to www.WaajidaSmall.com.

    S3:E10 - The Importance of Positive Self-Talk w/ Shanta Generally

    S3:E10 - The Importance of Positive Self-Talk w/ Shanta Generally

    In this week’s episode, we are talking about the importance of positive self-talk with special guest Shanta Generally. It’d always easier to say bad things about ourselves than good.Why because if we say good things about ourselves, we kind have to live up to them. If we tell ourselves that wr will be successful, that means we have to put in the work to get there. But what if we fail?

    • 48 min
    S3:E9 - How to Successfully Exit a Toxic Work Environment w/ Dr.Jasmine Escalera

    S3:E9 - How to Successfully Exit a Toxic Work Environment w/ Dr.Jasmine Escalera

    In this week’s episode we are talking kicking toxic jobs to the curb with Dr. Jasmine Escalera! Specifically, how identify when your work environment is toxic and strategies for exiting the right way. Dr. Jasmine shares her own story and how she now helps other women get out of spaces that are not created for them to thrive.  

    • 50 min
    S3:E8 - Taking the Journey to Financial Freedom and Building Wealth w/Kamilah O’Brien

    S3:E8 - Taking the Journey to Financial Freedom and Building Wealth w/Kamilah O’Brien

    In this week’s episode we are talking all things money! Specifically, how to gain financial freedom and build wealth. Our special guest Kamilah O’Brien shares her own story of financial freedom and provides some tips and advice on how you can do the same. We talk about debt, investing, retirement and the many tools available for everyone at all levels of their financial journey.

    • 38 min
    S3:E7: Leading Communities through Advocacy and Civic Engagement w/Shakya Cherry-Donaldson

    S3:E7: Leading Communities through Advocacy and Civic Engagement w/Shakya Cherry-Donaldson

    In this week’s episode we are talking advocacy and civic duty with Shakya Cherry Donaldson, Executive Director of 1000 Women Strong. Shakya share with us her story of finding her purpose of being an advocate for the black community at an early age. She talks about her journey and how she founded 1000 Women Strong.

    • 47 min
    S3:E6 - Leading Yourself Through Change-A Personal Reflection

    S3:E6 - Leading Yourself Through Change-A Personal Reflection

    In this week’s episode I talk about how to lead yourself through change. I share some personal reflections with you on some of the challenges that I’ve had in a season of change and how I was able to help myself through it.

    • 27 min
    S3: E5 - How to Lead with Power and Presence w/ Dr. Lisa Brooks-Greaux

    S3: E5 - How to Lead with Power and Presence w/ Dr. Lisa Brooks-Greaux

    In this week’s episode we are talking with Dr. Brooks-Greaux about leading with power and presence.

    Dr. Lisa touches on laying the foundation of trust, vulnerability, and understanding exactly what power is, how to use it, and how to recognize the power you possess.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Reca Ashauntae ,

One on One

It feels like you're in a session one on one. It's so empowering.

Frances&Cooper ,

Like a coaching session!

I just discovered this podcast but wow, it’s like a coaching session. Episodes are well structured and asks powerful questions for us to reflect on. Thank you for sharing your insights and expertise!

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Tools

I have to agree with some of the reviews here. She gives you actual tools you could implement in your own life!! Loved it!

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