Episodes

March 25, 2021

Putting significance before success and building on gifts of devastat…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with John Chappelear, president and founder of Changing the Focus…

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March 23, 2021

The performing art of leadership with Doug Wheeler | Greater Washingt…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Doug Wheeler, Former President of Washington Performing Arts…

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March 18, 2021

Leading Dunkin Donuts from Around the Corner to Around The World with…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Robert Rosenberg, CEO of Dunkin Donuts for 35 years and auth…

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March 16, 2021

Responding to the call of leadership with Kathy Hollinger | Greater W…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Kathy Hollinger, President, and CEO of the Restaurant Associ…

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March 11, 2021

The Reinventionist mindset with Dr. Nadya Zhexembayeva | Global Thoug…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dr. Nadya Zhexembayeva, Founder & Chief Reinvention Officer …

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March 9, 2021

Leading with a passion for education with Dr. Irma Becerra | Greater …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Dr. Irma Beccera, the seventh president of Marymount University, talks about her journe…

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March 4, 2021

Renew, rethink, reimagine, reinvent and Nowruz | Leadership Insight

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks about Persian New Year, Nowruz, and its relevance to renewal, reth…

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March 2, 2021

Ethical leadership to make a difference with David Rutstein | Greater…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with David Rutstein, former general counsel at Giant Food. David …

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Feb. 25, 2021

How to build and lead a company customers can’t live without with Jim…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Jim Kerr, Founder of Indispensable Consulting and Author of …

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Feb. 23, 2021

Leading with a winner’s mindset with Cary Hatch | Greater Washington …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Cary Hatch, CEO of MDB Communications. Cary Hatch discusses w…

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Feb. 18, 2021

How makers, visionaries, and outsiders succeed with Jonathan Littman …

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Jonathan Littman, co-author of The Entrepreneurs Faces: How M…

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Feb. 16, 2021

Helping lead the transformation of a county and the region with Howar…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Howard Stone, Chair of the Board of Trustees for Prince Geor…

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Feb. 11, 2021

Using research-based positive psychology to become a better leader wi…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Dr. Michelle McQuaid, a best-selling author, workplace wellb…

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Feb. 9, 2021

Succeeding against all odds to become a profile in success with Linda…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Linda Rabbitt, the founder and chairman of Rand Construction…

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Feb. 4, 2021

How to lead with love | Leadership Insight

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks about the importance of leading with love and why genuine love is …

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Feb. 2, 2021

Impactful leadership with a genuine drive to help with Steve Harlan |…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks with Steve Harlan, Founder of Harlan Enterprises. LLC, as he share…

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Jan. 28, 2021

Disruption is hard but full of opportunity with Henna Inam | Global T…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Henna Inam, CEO of Transformational Leadership, talks about her journey to discovering…

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Jan. 26, 2021

Principle centered leadership for a better world with Howard Ross | G…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Howard Ross, Author of Reinventing Diversity, Everyday Bias, and Our Search for Belongi…

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Jan. 21, 2021

Billion-dollar leadership success with an innovator’s spirit with Chu…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Chuck Swoboda, former Chief Executive Officer of Cree, autho…

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Jan. 19, 2021

An inspiring vision to eradicate poverty with Dr. Mark Bergel | Great…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Dr. Mark Bergel, Co-founder of Shared Humanity Project, talks about his incredible life…

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Jan. 14, 2021

Antifragile leadership in action with Bettina Stern | Leadership Insi…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Bettina Stern, co-founder of Chaia Tacos. Bettina shares her…

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Jan. 12, 2021

Advocacy as a way of life and as a business with Ximena Hartsock | Gr…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Ximena Hartsock, Co-founder of Phone2action and builder of tech for social good talks a…

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Jan. 7, 2021

Leading ourselves with more meaningful goal setting | Leadership Insi…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli talks about how to think about goals differently and encourages leaders …

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Jan. 5, 2021

Leading with deep values and a service mindset with Rosie Allen-Herri…

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Rosie-Allen Herring, President and CEO of the United Way NCA and Board Chair of the Gr…

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