17 08, 2017

Lee Caraher: Inspiring Loyalty in Millennial Employees

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

One of the most delightful statements that has emerged in my Disrupt Yourself Podcast interviews thus far came from Lee Caraher, guest on episode 24: “I started my career in public relations basically because my friend Ramona from college said, “Lee, I think you should go into PR,” when I asked her what I should [...]

14 08, 2017

Emilie Davis | Dancing Toward A New Dream

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Guest Bloggers|

I'm excited to share this guest post with you today. I met Emilie in Lexington, VA -- I got to be what we call in our church her visiting teacher, where I was her mentor, for about a year. She is an alumna of Southern Virginia University where my husband teaches! The problem with writing personal [...]

2 08, 2017

Lolly Daskal: Leading with Competence and Capability

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

My guest on the Disrupt Yourself Podcast is Lolly Daskal, a top-notch executive coach to Fortune 500 CEOs and the like, business strategist and author of the newly published The Leadership Gap. We had a great conversation about the interrelationship between capability, competence and confidence. What’s the difference? We were talking about one of the [...]

19 07, 2017

Wendy Sachs: Stepping Back To Slingshot Forward

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

One of the seven accelerants of personal disruption that I have elaborated in my work is the ‘step back to grow.’ Avoiding stagnation, battling entitlement or simply positioning ourselves to take advantage of future desired opportunities, often requires us to hop sideways, back and even down to new learning curves. Wendy Sachs, guest on the [...]

6 07, 2017

Patrick McGinnis: How to Be a 10% Entrepreneur

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

Patrick McGinnis—venture capitalist and author of The 10% Entrepreneur—is my guest on the Disrupt Yourself Podcast, Episode 21 . He’s on a mission to ensure that anyone who would like to test the waters of an entrepreneurial enterprise without having to do a full swan dive into the deep end of the pool has the [...]

22 06, 2017

Kara Goldin: There’s A Lot To Be Learned From Unbelievers

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

In an age of constant invention, it amazes me that people still say, “If it could’ve been done, it would’ve been done.” But that’s what Kara Goldin heard from many directions when she launched Hint, parent company of Hint Water, an unsweetened, all natural, fruit-flavor infused bottled water, with annual revenue in the range of [...]

8 06, 2017

Adda Birnir: The Disruptive Power of Mentorship

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

I’ve recently been emphasizing the importance of mentors—and the reciprocal imperative to recognize and appreciate these people and the tremendous asset they are to us. Adda Birnir is my guest for Episode 19 of the Disrupt Yourself Podcast. The innovator and CEO of Skillcrush, an online learning enterprise focused on providing education in website building, [...]

17 05, 2017

Naveen Rajdev: Bridging Leadership and Management

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

When I was in college, a speaker at the university’s weekly forum addressed the subject of leadership versus management. He referred to the shift from the former to the later as ‘fatal.’ The statement resonates still today, and makes me grateful that we increasingly talk about exceptional leadership as opposed to merely good management. [...]

4 05, 2017

Chrysula Winegar: Harnessing the Disruptive Power of Motherhood

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

Hey! Give yourself (or your favorite mom) a Mother’s Day gift — episode 17 of the Disrupt Yourself Podcast! My guest is Chrysula Winegar, Senior Director for Communications and Special Initiatives at the United Nations Foundation. Chrysula leads a community for the Foundation titled The Global Moms Challenge, which focuses particularly on health issues affecting women [...]

20 04, 2017

Paula Froelich: Travel Alone and Take a Gap Year

2017-08-18T13:19:35+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|

Paula Froelich is the go-to guru of world travel, especially for women who may want/need to travel solo. The former editor-in-chief of Yahoo Travel and headliner of the travel program A Broad Abroad is also my current guest on the Disrupt Yourself Podcast, and one of the topics we unexpectedly discussed was that of ‘the [...]