Episodes

Sept. 9, 2021

Shores Beyond Shores - from Holocaust to Hope: A Bergen-Belsen Surviv…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dr. Irene Butter, a professor, peace activist, and holocaust…

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Sept. 7, 2021

Not letting your past define your future and leading to make the Amer…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Danny Vargas, US Air Force veteran, founder of VARCom Solutions, and community leader, …

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Sept. 2, 2021

How to lead through the certainty of uncertainty | Leadership Insight

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli shares how leaders can effectively lead through uncertainty. With everyt…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Letters to My White Male Friends with Dax Devlon Ross | Greater Washi…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dax Devlon Ross, non-profit executive, equity consultant, an…

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Aug. 26, 2021

Cracking the Leadership Code: Three Secrets to Building Strong Leader…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Alain Hunkins, keynote speaker, facilitator, coach, and auth…

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Aug. 24, 2021

Working to end poverty in the community by learning to say YES with M…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Monsignor John Enzler, President and CEO of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Wa…

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Aug. 19, 2021

The Creativity Leap: Unleash Curiosity, Improvisation and Intuition a…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Dr. Natalie Nixon, creativity strategist, global keynote speaker, and author of the awa…

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Aug. 17, 2021

Leading to build on a heritage of service: Industrial Bank and its 3 …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Doyle Mitchell, President and CEO of Industrial Bank, shares memories from his childhoo…

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Aug. 12, 2021

The Leadership Decision: Decide to Lead Today with Dr. Catherine Ryms…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dr. Catherine Rymsha, a lecturer, Tedx Speaker, and author o…

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Aug. 10, 2021

Becoming antifragile, thriving, and leading through setbacks with Car…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Carla Reid, General Manager and CEO of WSSC Water. Carla Rei…

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Aug. 5, 2021

To become better leaders, we need to learn to disconnect and reflect …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks about one of the lessons he learned from Italians on the value of …

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Aug. 3, 2021

Leading with purpose, from commanding in a war zone to fighting corpo…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Joe Gardemal. Joe serves as a managing director in the Washi…

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July 29, 2021

The alchemy of truly remarkable leadership with Dr. Jonathan Westover…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dr. Jonathan Westover, Chair of Organizational Leadership De…

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July 27, 2021

A Masterclass in Purpose-Driven Leadership, Leadership Lessons from W…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Professor Robert Bies. Bob Bies is a Professor of Management …

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July 22, 2021

Cascades: How To Create A Movement That Drives Transformational Chang…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Greg Satell, writer, speaker, innovation advisor, an expert on transformational change,…

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July 20, 2021

A business leader’s passion for equity, accessibility, and inclusion …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Kim Alfonso, co-founder, and CEO of Results One. Kim Alfonso…

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July 15, 2021

How to be a better leader by being yourself with Minter Dial | Global…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Minter Dial, a keynote speaker, storyteller, book author, an…

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July 13, 2021

Bridging divides to build on the legacy of the daughters of the dream…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Tamara Copeland. Tamara led the Voices of America’s Children…

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July 8, 2021

Transforming a moment into a movement with a purpose mindset with Dr.…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Dr. Akhtar Badshah, expert on social impact, philanthropy, CSR and international develo…

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July 6, 2021

Semper Fi leadership with Intelligent Waves President Tony Crescenzo…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Tony Crescenzo, a Marine Veteran, former Chief Executive Off…

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July 1, 2021

The hybrid future of work will require a different leadership mindset…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks about the challenges of a hybrid work environment for organization…

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June 29, 2021

Principle centered leadership with Dan Simons | Greater Washington DC…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Dan Simons. Dan Simons is the co-founder of the Farmers Resta…

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June 24, 2021

Rethinking Competitive Advantage: New Rules for the Digital Age with …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Ram Charan, a world-renowned business consultant, former pro…

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June 22, 2021

Inspiring leadership with Accenture’s Marty Rodgers | Greater Washing…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Marty Rodgers, Senior Managing Director to US Southeast whic…

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