Conversation with Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, July 2017
Dr. Marshall Goldsmith is the Thinkers 50 #1 Leadership Thinker and #1 Executive Coach in the World. Dr. Goldsmith is the New York Times #1 bestselling author of Triggers and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There. Both of these books have been recognized by Amazon.com in their list of the 100 Greatest Leadership and Success Books Ever Written. His 36 books have sold over two million copies and been translated into 32 languages. Marshall is one of a select few executive advisors who have been asked to work with over 150 major CEOs and their management teams. He is the world authority in helping successful leaders achieve positive, lasting change in behavior: for themselves, their people and their teams.
Conversation with Mr. Arthur Woods from Imperative, August 2017
Arthur Woods is the co-founder of Imperative. Arthur is a serial social entrepreneur; he leads partnerships and business development at Imperative. He has been a 3-time Tedx speaker, as well as, the World Economic Forum Global Shaper. Arthur previously led operations for YouTube's Education and co-founded "Out in Tech" and "Social Impact 360" (Compass Fellowship).
Conversation with Mr. Chris Edmonds, September 2017
Chris Edmonds is the founder and CEO of the “Purposeful Culture Group”. Chris has held executive positions for 15-years, leading and managing successful teams, and as a consultant Chris has helped clients consistently boost customer employee engagement by 40%, each, and results & profits by 35%. Chris is the author and co-author of seven books, including two Amazon best sellers – his latest book, “The Culture Engine”, and “Leading At A Higher Level with Ken Blanchard”. He is one of Richtopia’s Top 200 Influential Authors and one of Global Guru’s Top 30 Organizational Culture Gurus of 2017. Since 1995, he has been serving as a Sr. Consultant for the Ken Blanchard Companies; and adjunct-professor at the University of San Diego School of Business.
Conversation with Dr. Linda Miller, November 2017
Since 1995, Linda has been an executive coach, trainer and facilitator. Linda helped launch Blanchard's coaching business and has co-authored “Coaching Essentials,” a coach training program that is used globally. In 2016, Linda was the lead author on a new program, “First-time Manager,” that has been launched globally, based on the best-selling New One Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson. Active in the International Coach Federation (ICF), Linda is a former global board member and is a founding recipient of the Master Certified Coach designation. She holds two master's degrees and an honorary doctorate for her contribution to the coaching profession. Linda has also co-authored two books. The most recent is Coaching in Organizations: Best Practices, as well as, co-authored chapters in Leading at a Higher Level from The Ken Blanchard Companies and Coaching for Leadership by Marshall Goldsmith.
Susan Fowler is a Senior Consulting Partner for The Ken Blanchard Companies®, one of the foremost experts on personal empowerment. Susan has over 30 years of leadership experience in more than 30 countries as a researcher, consultant, and trainer.
She is the lead developer of two Blanchard® best-selling programs: Self Leadership and Optimal Motivation® programs - which were implemented worldwide.
Susan has a strong 15-year of experience in advertising, sales, production, and marketing in the US corporations. She is the author of the best-selling book “Why Motivating People Doesn’t Work … and What Does” and the co-author of 6 others, including the best-seller “Self Leadership and the One Minute Manager” with Ken Blanchard and Laurie Hawkins. She also recorded the audio programs “Mentoring: How to Foster Your Career’s Most Crucial Relationships and Overcoming Procrastination”.
Susan has written articles for many professional publications and is a popular blogger on LeaderChat, HBR.com, and The Huffington Post.
Susan received her Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and Business from University of Colorado and is a Lecturer in the Master of Science for Executive Leadership program at University of San Diego.
She also serves on the board of directors for Angel Faces, - a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping adolescent girls who have been severely burned or suffered traumatic injuries.
Conversation with Dr. Ken Blanchard, February 2018
Dr. Ken Blanchard is the co-founder and Chief Spiritual Officer of The Ken Blanchard Companies®, an international management training and consulting firm that he and his wife, Dr. Margie Blanchard, began in 1979 in San Diego, California.
Ken’s impact as an author is far reaching. His iconic 1982 classic, The One Minute Manager®, coauthored with Spencer Johnson, has sold more than 13 million copies and remains on bestseller today.
In the past three decades he has authored or coauthored 60 books whose combined sales totaled more than 21 million copies. His groundbreaking works— including Raving Fans, The Secret, and Leading at a Higher Level, to name just a few—have been translated into more than 42 languages. In 2005 Ken was inducted into Amazon’s Hall of Fame as one of the top 25 bestselling authors of all time.
Ken has received many awards and honors for his contributions in the fields of management, leadership, and speaking. The National Speakers Association awarded him its highest honor, the Council of Peers Award of Excellence. He was inducted into the HRD Hall of Fame by Training magazine and Lakewood Conferences, and he received the Golden Gavel award from Toastmasters International.
Ken also received the Thought Leadership Award for continued support of work-related learning and performance by ISA, The Association of Learning Providers.
Conversation with Elaine Grundy, March 2018
Elaine is a Reiki Teacher of 20 years with a background in corporate training and marketing. She founded The Reiki Centre in Singapore, in 2007, to focus on high quality Reiki education, and in the past 10 years has grown the organization to over 15 teachers forming the biggest Reiki school in Singapore supporting a huge Reiki community with gatherings, resources and ongoing education.
Elaine is the author of “Reiki, Pure and Simple”, a down to earth and accessible introduction to Reiki. Over the years she has traveled and taught Reiki all over the world, helping thousands of people learn the gentle art of self-healing through Reiki.
Conversation with Andrew Bryant,
Conversation with Dr. Marina Nani,
Social Edification Closes The Achievement Gap
Dr. Marina Nani- Woman of the Decade in Media
Dr. Marina Nani, is a Broadcast Presenter and an advocate for Global Social Edification. It is heart-breaking to witness so much poverty in a world of infinite possibilities, and while dedicating her time and energy to great causes, Dr Marina Nani’s dream is to diagnose and close the Achievement gap globally. She created an extraordinary community of purposeful leaders who educate women from around the world to eradicate poverty, bring prosperity to their families and advance their professional experience.
"My Passion is to Broadcast your Passion”