The Next Wave Leadership podcast is hosted by Dov Pollack where Dov talks to leaders about how they’re creating great places to work and more importantly great places to grow.
Lorna Borenstein, the Founder and CEO of Grokker: On Launching Ebay Canada, Meg Whitman’s Great Advice, and Letting People Underestimate You
Dov Pollack hosts Lorna Borenstein, the Founder and CEO of Grokker, on this episode of the Next Wave Leadership podcast to hear her thoughts on creating a great workplace, improving your own well-being, and strengthening your business as a whole. Lorna goes into detail on topics such as persuasion and how to start your own business the right way. They also discuss her own career and some of the hardest questions she faced along the way.
Dave Yawman, a Partner at Cresco Partners and Former EVP and Corporate Secretary at PepsiCo: On Ethical Leadership at a Global Company, Why Leaders Must Carry a Badge and a Mirror, and Inverting the Leadership Paradigm
In this episode of the Next Wave Leadership, Dov Pollack speaks with Dave Yawman, Partner at Cresco Partners, Inc., to discuss leadership and how to be self-aware. They dive into topics of ethics across cultures, inverting the leadership paradigm, and what it means to carry a badge and a mirror. They also discuss Dave’s long career and how his family and early years at Wall Street helped shape who he is. Check out this episode to hear all this and more!
Gabrielle Kluck, the Director of Ombudsman and Mediation Services at the United Nations World Food Programme: On Fostering Change Within Large Global Organizations, Humanizing the Workplace, and Thinking Seven Generations Ahead
Dov Pollack sits down with Gabrielle Kluck, Director of Ombudsman and Mediation Services at the United Nations (UN) World Food Programme, to discuss fostering change and mediating conflicts. The two talk through what it looks like to unlock new thinking in large organizations and how it can transform their work. They also go into humanity in the workplace, the UN’s work in the world, and the issues with gender washing. Hear it all on this episode of Next Wave Leadership!
Dr. Julia Stamm, the Founder of The Futures Project: On Running the G20 Think 20 Summit on Global Solutions, Working To Create World Wide Change, and Why the Future is Interdisciplinary
On this episode of Next Wave Leadership, Dov Pollack talks with Dr. Julia Stamm, the Founder and CEO of The Futures Project (TFP), about her organization and their vision for the future. They go over a range of topics, such as the need for interdisciplinary thought, what innovation looks like, and focusing on diversity. They also talk about Dr. Stamm’s career and her unique vision for cooperation between organizations. Stay tuned to hear all of this and more!
Luann Abrams, the Founder of CEOX On: The Ways in Which Venture Capital Is Broken for Women, How To Elevate Much Needed Voices, and Creating a Database for CEO-Ready Women
Dov Pollack speaks with Luann Abrams, the Founder of CEOX, to discuss the inequity women experience in leadership, venture capital, and support. They break down the pressing issues of the day and her work to promote women in prominent roles. They also go through specific topics like local political representation, creating a network for women, and the environments that women in leadership positions create. Check out this episode of the Next Wave Leadership podcast to hear it for yourself!
Karen Downes, the Founder of The Flourish Initiative and Co-Founder of FemmeQ: On The Importance of Getting Women to the Table Faster, Setting an Empty Chair, and Engaging With The Question “Who Would I Be If I Weren’t Me?”
Dov Pollack speaks with Karen Downes, the Founder of The Flourish Initiative and the Co-founder of FemmeQ, to go over the importance of bringing women to the table and fixing the global system. The two walk through the work that both organizations do and how they’re helping the women of today. They dive into specific topics like interdependency, aromatherapy, and the power of the empty chair. Find out more by checking out this episode of the Next Wave Leadership podcast!
Super interesting and amazing! I listen to it every day!
Dov has created a powerful podcast full of intriguing guests and content. There’s a wealth of useful information in each episode and well worth your time.
Engaging, thought-provoking, and insightful
I’m really enjoying hearing the perspectives of these leaders and ways that they create culture. Dov has great questions that get me thinking of my personal life as well as work life. Looking forward to learning more and enhancing my own ‘growth mindset’!