Episodes

Nov. 25, 2021

How to Ignite Your Organization’s Culture with Jason Richmond | Partn…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Jason Richmond. Jason is the president, CEO, and Chief Cultu…

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Nov. 23, 2021

Leading with A Desire of Impact on the Community with Jerry Sachs | G…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Jerry Sachs. Jerry is the former president of Centre Group,…

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Nov. 18, 2021

The Future of Work Is Here: How To Lead In An Era of Disruptive Chang…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Gary Bolles, chair for the Future of Work for Singularity Un…

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Nov. 16, 2021

Resilient Leadership with a Drive for Excellence and Impact With Ridg…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Susan Lacz, principal, and chief executive officer of Ridgewells Catering, shared her l…

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Nov. 11, 2021

How Chick-fil-A Became an Iconic Brand with Chick-fil-A’s former Chie…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Steve Robinson, former executive vice president and chief ma…

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Nov. 9, 2021

Leading with Humanity and Compassion with Gina Schaefer | Greater Was…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Gina Schaefer, the Co-Founder and CEO of A Few Cool Hardware…

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Nov. 4, 2021

Powerful Storytelling and Communication Through The ABT Framework wit…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Park Howell, host of Business of Story Podcast, author of Br…

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Nov. 2, 2021

The Power of the Pareto Principle (the 80/20 principle) as a Mental M…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli explains the power of the Pareto Principle, also known as the 80/20 rule…

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Oct. 28, 2021

How to Lead and Innovate by Learning from The Amazon Way with John R…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with John Rossman, Author of The Amazon Way book series, and mana…

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Oct. 26, 2021

Conscious, Capable, and Ready to Contribute: How Employee Development…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Ed Offterdinger, chairman of AO People Partners, co-founder …

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Oct. 21, 2021

How to Develop a Disruption Mindset and Thrive Through Disruption wit…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Charlene Li, a Digital Transformation and Disruptive Leaders…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Equity: How to Design Organizations Where Everyone Thrives with Minal…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Minal Bopaiah. Minal is the founder of Brevity & Wit, a stra…

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Oct. 14, 2021

How to Cultivate Your Influence and Build Powerful Connections with J…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Jon Levy, behavioral scientist and author of the book You're…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Shattering glass ceilings, supporting women's empowerment and promoti…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Barbara Davis Blum, one of the founders of Leadership Greater Washington and president …

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Oct. 7, 2021

How to lead your organization through change to achieve hard to imagi…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with John Kotter, professor emeritus at Harvard Business School, …

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Oct. 5, 2021

Purpose-driven leadership is about more than just saying the right wo…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli celebrates 100 podcast episodes by going back to the core of it all: pur…

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Sept. 30, 2021

Trillion Dollar Leadership Secrets of Amazon’s Jeff Bezos & Google’s …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Ann Hiatt, Leadership Strategist & Consultant and Author of …

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Sept. 28, 2021

Tackling systemic inequities by leading the charge with Richard Bynum…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Richard Bynum, Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer at PNC, shares the many leadershi…

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Sept. 23, 2021

How to Make Better Decisions by Understanding the Gray Rhino and The …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Michele Wucker, author of The Gray Rhino and You Are What You Risk , explains the origi…

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Sept. 21, 2021

Leadership lessons from billionaire philanthropist David Rubenstein |…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, David Rubenstein, co-founder & co-chairman of Carlyle Group & President of the Economic…

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Sept. 16, 2021

How to turn Visionary Thinking into Breakthrough Growth by Leading fr…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Mark Johnson, co-founder and senior partner at Innosight. In…

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Sept. 14, 2021

Leading with a commitment to people, clients, and the community with …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Beth Johnson, Founder and CEO of RP3 Agency. Beth Johnson sha…

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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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