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083: Ete Davies: Navigating Uncharted Territories: Leadership style, Cultural limits, and Overcoming Sabotage

In this episode, Ete Davies, EMEA COO at Dentsu Creative, highlights leadership’s role in fostering purpose and inclusivity. He urges leaders to overcome biases based on background, encouraging a culture that transcends limits. Key insights include the parallels between a growth mindset and imposter syndrome, the pursuit of C-Suite roles, adapting leadership to unfamiliar cultures, embracing conscious leadership, and fostering honest conversations through increased dialogue.

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082: Jane Austin: Overcoming the Fear of Not Being Relevant

Join Jane Austin, owner of Persuasion Communications, in this compelling episode as she recounts her journey from homelessness with a newborn to building a thriving business. Delve into the challenges of aging in society and staying relevant. Jane highlights the importance of assessing workplace behavior, offering business training to creatives, questioning the personalization of women’s conversations, and advocating for bold leadership perspectives.

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081: Joe Staples: Leadership Reality Check: Embrace Your Imperfections!

Explore the transformative power of honesty in leadership with Joe Staples, CCO and Partner at Mother Industries. Embrace simplicity for innovation, learn problem-solving skills, discover parallels between jiu-jitsu and creativity, overcome fears, and stay relevant by consuming diverse content. Gain insights from Joe’s mental health journey, navigating ADHD, Dyslexia, anxiety, and panic attacks while leading.

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080: Ally Owen: Managing Overwhelm and the Ability to Keep Moving Forward

Ally Owen, Founder of Brixton Finishing School, emphasizes embracing challenges for success. Discussing the significance of self-forgiveness, she explores utilizing anger as a resource. Insights include navigating the current world crisis, adopting military precision for success, and understanding personal impact for effective leadership.

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079: Ben Scoggins: Embracing leadership doubts: The ‘Everyone’s Smarter’ Struggle

In this conversation, we emphasize the pivotal role of self-belief in leadership and its direct impact on team success. Ben underscores the significance of maintaining the fundamentals of great leadership, especially in communication with your team. Key takeaways include conquering imposter syndrome, fostering a team of talented and kind individuals, and balancing what you contribute to the agency versus what it provides in return.

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078:Virginie Faucon: Making Tough Decisions and Standing Up For Your Team

Virginie Faucon shares her 20-year path to workplace authenticity and the price of advocating for her team, which led to job loss. Key takeaways include: the influence of openly addressing low confidence, how stepping back can advance one’s career, and the significance of personal branding.

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077: Chris Kemp: Learning to let go and empower your team

In this episode, we explore the significant shifts in leadership prompted by the pandemic. We emphasize the need for adaptability as leadership roles evolve. Chris highlights the value of trust in your team and delves into strategies for empowering them in the decision-making process. Key insights include empowering team members, prioritizing relationships, and embracing self-belief as essential elements of modern leadership.

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076: Nicola Kemp: The Lost Art of Listening as a Leader

This discussion emphasizes the importance of active listening for fostering a positive and creative workplace culture. It advocates for addressing unsustainable workloads and reevaluating the pace of work to enable better productivity. Key takeaways include retaining mid-life women in the workforce to harness their innovation, reevaluating our perception of time, and recognizing the need for workplace flexibility across various life stages.

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075: Patrick Marr: Insights from sports that can speed up your decision making

Today we explore the impact of four distinct leadership styles on team performance and why a balance of all is crucial for success. We also look at how some sport insights can accelerate your decision making in teams and leadership space. Patrick highlights the challenge of self-perception for leaders and stresses the value of mentorship as a reflective tool. Key takeaways include: character development, diverse leadership styles, self-awareness, and enhancing team unity for superior performance.

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074: Joyce Idoniboye: The impact of micro-aggression in the workplace

Leaders must advocate for their beliefs, even during tough times due to their influential positions. Joyce discusses the importance of authenticity and resilience in leadership, highlighting key takeaways: the strength of others’ belief in you, addressing workplace micro-aggressions, and the endurance required for success.