191 episodes

What if you had one place where you can listen to the untold stories of some of the most accomplished and inspiring leaders in the world?
In this podcast, productivity & performance coach, Stoyan Yankov, welcomes:

🎙 Unicorn founders & entrepreneurs

🎙 Top-level executives from leading companies

🎙 Best-selling authors & experts

🎙 And many other extraordinary individuals!


You will learn their best habits, strategies & mindsets and hear compelling conversations around #performance, #leadership, #entrepreneurship, #PersonalDevelopment & #TeamCulture. Tune in and enjoy the journey!

Productivity Mastery Stoyan Yankov

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

What if you had one place where you can listen to the untold stories of some of the most accomplished and inspiring leaders in the world?
In this podcast, productivity & performance coach, Stoyan Yankov, welcomes:

🎙 Unicorn founders & entrepreneurs

🎙 Top-level executives from leading companies

🎙 Best-selling authors & experts

🎙 And many other extraordinary individuals!


You will learn their best habits, strategies & mindsets and hear compelling conversations around #performance, #leadership, #entrepreneurship, #PersonalDevelopment & #TeamCulture. Tune in and enjoy the journey!

    TED's Chief Program & Strategy Officer on how IDEAS CHANGE EVERYTHING with Monique Ruff-Bell | Productivity Mastery #190

    TED's Chief Program & Strategy Officer on how IDEAS CHANGE EVERYTHING with Monique Ruff-Bell | Productivity Mastery #190

    🚀 In episode #190 we welcomed Monique Ruff-Bell, Chief Program & Strategy Officer at TED.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡What does it take to produce one of the world's leading conferences?💡How do you plan the experience design of an event like TED?💡What is an expectation sheet and why should you create one?💡How does TED's Chief Program & Strategy Officer manage to stay productive?and many more...About our guest:As an experienced executive leader with a demonstrated history of working in the media, events, and publishing industry, Monique Ruff-Bell has over 20 years of experience in brand leadership, marketing, and strategic growth.As Chief Program & Strategy Officer for TED, she oversees TED’s flagship global events and conferences, TEDx programs and initiatives, global partnership sales and key marketing verticals for the organization. She plays a vital role in shaping and executing TED’s strategic plan, contributing to the advancement of its mission, operational excellence, and overall organizational growth.



    Her former roles have included Head of Events for TED and leading one of the largest Fintech shows in the USA as Vice President for Money20/20 USA.Monique is also a public speaker, podcast host and mentor based out of the New York City Metro Area in which her speaking engagements include strategy and business development for organizational growth, career sponsor and mentorship, and ways to become a successful leader.You can find Monique here:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/moniqueruffbellEnjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Leadership lessons from 17+ years with Reebok with Kremena Yordanova | Productivity Mastery #189

    Leadership lessons from 17+ years with Reebok with Kremena Yordanova | Productivity Mastery #189

    🚀 In episode #189 we welcomed Kremena Yordanova, Ex. Digital Director at Reebok.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡How does a day in the life of a digital director in Reebok look like💡What to do as a leader to empower a culture of creativity💡Leadership tools and practices from 17+ years of experience in Reebok/Adidas💡How to grow from being a manager to being a leaderand many more...About our guests:Kremena Yordanova is a seasoned marketeer turned digital consultant, currently serving as a fractional CMO for impact-driven brands. Her journey includes leading large, inclusive teams at brands like Reebok and Adidas.She blends her extensive corporate experience with the ancient practices of yoga and meditation. Her realistic, grounded, attentive approach to leadership and mentoring brings the true art of conversation to life.She’s organized international retreats, workshops, and leadership programs. Her work supports freefoodkitchen and she lives in Amsterdam.You can find Kremena here:Website: https://www.kremenayordanova.com/LinkedIn: https://bg.linkedin.com/in/kremena-yo...Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yoryoga/Enjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Creating a culture of learning with Diana Kostova | Productivity Mastery #188

    Creating a culture of learning with Diana Kostova | Productivity Mastery #188

    🚀 In episode #188 we welcomed Diana Kostova, Head of Learning, Development, and Motivation at Kaufland Bulgaria.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡Why should we care for our people as employers💡How Diana strategises Learning, Development & Motivation initiatives for 8000+ people💡What are some examples of initiatives Diana is most proud of💡How can you balance out as an overachiever and have a more mindful and present existenceand many more...About our guest:Diana has over 12 years of experience in various leadership roles at Kaufland Bulgaria. Currently, she is responsible for developing and motivating people, enhancing organizational performance, and creating a positive and inclusive work culture.As the Head of Learning, Development, and Motivation, she leads a team of professionals who design and implement innovative learning solutions, employee engagement initiatives, and motivation strategies for about 7,000 employees across the country. In collaboration with the senior management, they align the learning and development goals with the business strategy and vision. In my previous roles, she was responsible for managing other departments – fresh foods, leasing, and procurement.She has a Ph.D. in Business Administration, a Master's degree in Business Administration and Deutschlandstudien, and a Bachelor's degree in Tourism and she has a 6-year-old daughter.Her passion is Sports and she is interested in the fields of nutrition and Emotional eating.You can find Diana here:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/diana-kos...Enjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 1 hr 9 min
    TEAM: Getting Things Done with Others with David Allen & Edward Lamont | Productivity Mastery #187

    TEAM: Getting Things Done with Others with David Allen & Edward Lamont | Productivity Mastery #187

    🚀 In episode #187 we welcomed the legends, David Allen and Edward Lamont, authors of TEAM: Getting Things Done with Others.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡How did the GTD methodology become a global phenomenon, impacting millions of people around the world?💡What are the zeros and ones of productivity and why should everyone start living intentionally?💡How to build a culture of HEALTHY HIGH-PERFORMANCE?💡How to inspire accountability in a complex, hybrid workand many more...About our guests:David has written three books: Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity, which describes his productivity program; Ready for Anything: 52 Productivity Principles for Work and Life, a collection of newsletter articles he has written; Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and Business of Life, a follow-up to his first book. In 2015, he also wrote a new updated version of Getting Things Done: the Art of Stress-Free Productivity.Edward Lamont is the co-author, with GTD inventor, David Allen, of Team: Getting Things Done with Others.Edward is a global authority on team performance and stands at the forefront of advising industry leaders on team health and profitability worldwide. A licensed GTD practitioner and founder of the largest GTD organisation in Europe, Ed is unwaveringly committed to elevating team productivity for his Fortune 500 clients and others wishing to improve their game. He has helped companies and organisations including Siemens, Lufthansa, KPMG, Nissan, and Imperial College London to create better group dynamics, increase team performance, and boost health and happiness.You can find them here:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidalle...                 https://www.linkedin.com/in/edwardlamontWebsite: https://gettingthingsdone.com/Check out their book: https://www.amazon.com/Team-Getting-T...Enjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 1 hr 4 min
    How to THINK REMARKABLE with Guy Kawasaki | Productivity Mastery #186

    How to THINK REMARKABLE with Guy Kawasaki | Productivity Mastery #186

    🚀 In episode #186 we welcomed the legend, Guy Kawasaki, Chief Evangelist at Canva.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡What was it like to work with Steve Jobs and be part of the legendary "Think Different" Campaign?💡How to lose USD 200 million and feel good about it?💡What does it mean to THINK REMARKABLE and what are the 3 key elements to develop?💡Does everyone have imposter syndrome and how to deal with it?and a lot more...About our guest:Guy Kawasaki is the chief evangelist of Canva and the creator of Guy Kawasaki’s Remarkable People podcast. He is an executive fellow of the Haas School of Business (UC Berkeley), and an adjunct professor of the University of New South Wales.He was the chief evangelist of Apple and a trustee of the Wikimedia Foundation. He has written Wise Guy, The Art of the Start 2.0, The Art of Social Media, Enchantment, and eleven other books. Kawasaki has a BA from Stanford University, an MBA from UCLA, and an honorary doctorate from Babson College.You can find Guy here:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/guykawasaki/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/guykawasaki/Website: https://guykawasaki.com/guy-kawasaki/Enjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 56 min
    Why leaders need to grow their operating system with Mark Vernooij | Productivity Mastery #185

    Why leaders need to grow their operating system with Mark Vernooij | Productivity Mastery #185

    🚀 In episode #185 we welcomed Mark Vernooij, Partner of THNK.Subscribe to Productivity Mastery Podcast on your favorite platform 👇Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3DHrGKv...Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0...Listen to this episode and learn:💡Why do we need a different approach towards "leadership development" in 2024?💡Why is it important to keep upgrading your operating system as a leader?💡What are the 5 levels of awareness and why only 25% manage to keep growing?💡How we moved from complicated to complex world of work and how to navigate as leaders in it?About our guest:Mark loves to work on leadership development in the context of change. This change can be transformation, innovation, culture change, or systems change. He particularly enjoys working with inspiring and dynamic leaders to address the world's pressing challenges and doing so at scale through the organizations they lead.As the child of artists, he has learned to take different perspectives and he loves using this skill in both leadership development and business.In his role at THNK, he focuses on custom programs for organizations in the fields of transformation, culture change, innovation, and creative leadership. He has been teaching at various schools including Berkeley, Columbia, Stanford, and Wharton. He is a regular speaker and facilitator at events and conferences. He is a member of the expert network at the World Economic Forum. Finally, he serves on several boards.He holds a master’s in engineering from Delft University of Technology, an MBA from INSEAD and he studied Design Thinking at Stanford.You can find Mark here:LinkedIn: https://nl.linkedin.com/in/markvernooyWebsite: https://www.thnk.org/community/people...Enjoy listening and #KeepPERFORMing!__________Website:https://stoyanyankov.com/podcast/

    • 1 hr 4 min

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