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Dose of Leadership with Richard Rierson | Authentic & Courageous Leadership Development

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The Dose of Leadership Podcast is the ultimate leadership resource of inspiring and educational interviews with relevant and motivating leaders; real-life leadership & influence experts who dedicate their lives to the pursuit of the truth, common sense, and courageous leadership. The podcast interviews leaders from all aspects of life; business leaders, entrepreneurs, authors, speakers, military heroes, faith based leaders—all are highlighted on the Dose of Leadership Podcast.

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How Archie Gips Lives "Unrealistically" and Creates Value Along the Way

Archie Gips is president and partner of Unrealistic Ideas, a full-service production company he created alongside Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson that focuses on premium non-scripted television, documentary film, and podcasting. The company produced the 5-time Emmy nominated documentary series, …

Steven Pressfield on Fighting & Winning our Inner War Against Resistance

Steven Pressfield is the author of The Legend of Bagger Vance, Gates of Fire, Tides of War, Last of the Amazons, Virtues of War, The Afghan Campaign, Killing Rommel, The Profession, The Lion's Gate, The War of Art, Turning Pro, Do the Work, The Warrior Ethos, The Authentic Swing, An American Jew, N…

Plastic Bank Founder David Katz on Empowering the Regenerative Society

David has been named one of the world’s most compassionate entrepreneurs by Salt magazine. He is the recipient of the United Nations Lighthouse award for Planetary Health, recipient of the Paris Climate Conference Sustainia community award, recipient of the Earnst and Young Lifetime Achievement Awa…

Dose of Leadership University Discussion on How to Harness Anxiety

All too often in our work and lives, we jump at the first plausible idea that we unconsciously believe will resolve the tension and relieve our anxiety. Instead, the key to really using the power of the tension anxiety produces so we can hold onto our vision and tell the truth about current realit…

Henry De Sio on the New Physics of Leadership

Henry F. De Sio, Jr. worked in the White House and spent many years with Ashoka, the social organization. He is a keynote speaker, campaign strategist, and leadership advisor. He has served as the executive of both startups and large, complex organizations. As the 2008 Chief Operating Officer (COO)…

Mark Nepo on Finding our Paths to Living What Matters

Mark Nepo is a poet and spiritual teacher who has taught in the fields of poetry and spirituality for over 40 years. With over a million copies sold, Mark has moved and inspired readers and seekers all over the world with his #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Awakening. A beloved poet, tea…

Victoria Labalme on How to "Risk Forward" and Unlock Our Hidden Genius

Victoria Labalme helps people unlock their hidden genius and perform at their highest levels in work, on stage, on camera, and in life. Her unconventional approach offers a surprising blend of art and business.   As a member of the Speaker Hall of Fame, Victoria is known for her Keynote Performance…

Freeing Ourselves From the Cult of Overwork with Megan Hyatt Miller

Megan Hyatt Miller is the chief executive officer at Michael Hyatt & Co. She is also the co-host of the Lead to Win podcast. As the architect of Michael Hyatt & Co.’s standout culture, she is committed to helping her team win at work and succeed at life, while also delivering phenomenal results to …

Richard Shares His 5 C's of Leadership

How important is charisma when it comes to leadership? When we think of leadership or ask people to define what makes a great leader, we often gravitate to the high-profile leaders with big egos and larger-than-life personalities. In Nov 2011, Forbes published an article titled "Egomaniacs make…

Dana Perino - Everything Will Be Okay

Dana Perino is co-host of one of the most popular shows on cable television, Fox News’ The Five , co-anchor of America’s Newsroom , an analyst for Fox News election coverage & specials, and the #1 New York Times bestselling author of And the Good News Is ... Lessons and Advice from the Bright …

Warren Rustand on Leading a Life of Design

Warren Rustand is a husband, father of seven, grandfather of nineteen, entrepreneur, athlete, educator, speaker, and philanthropist. Warren spent his early years on a farm in Minnesota before his father moved the family to Southern California. He became an elite-level basketball player, eventually …

Kate Eberle Walker & The Nine Ways Leaders Can Support Women at Work

Kate has spent 20+ years leading, managing, advising and investing in education companies and organizations.  She supports companies that innovate and educate, with a particular passion for leading companies that use technology to expand student access to the experts they need to support their educ…

Jamie Kern Lima on How We Can Go From Underestimated To Unstoppable

Jamie Kern Lima started IT Cosmetics in her living room and grew the company into the largest luxury makeup brand in the country. She sold the company to L'Oréal in a billion-dollar deal and became the first female CEO of a brand in its history. Her love of her customers and remarkable authenticity…

Amy Downs and Her Journey of Impossible Transformation

Amy Downs is CEO of Allegiance Credit Union (formerly Federal Employees Credit Union) in Oklahoma City, which lost more than half of its employees in the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995, the deadliest domestic terror attack in our nation’s history.   In the years since the bombing, Amy became a mot…

Chick-fil-A Franchisee Kevin Williams on Getting Irrational With Kindness

Kevin is a Chick-fil-A franchisee that has the rare privilege of running three restaurants in the city of Canton, GA. Kevin has a passion for inspiring the next generation and providing his team with the most amazing place to work. Kevin has a drive for seeing other’s dreams come true while he prov…

Creating a Culture Renovation with Kevin Oakes

As CEO and co-founder of i4cp, Kevin provides strategic direction and vision and is responsible for the overall operations of the organization. Kevin is a frequent author and international keynote speaker on next practices in human capital and works with business and HR executives on people practic…

Jayne Warrilow on How to Bridge the Gap from ME to WE

Jayne Warrilow is a global speaker, bestselling author, and sought Business/Executive Coach. She is the founder of two companies:  Sacred Changemakers, bringing together people who want to make a meaningful difference in our world and equipping them with the knowledge and skills they need to make a…

Former Navy SEAL CO Mike Hayes on Living a Life of Excellence, Agility, & Meaning

Mike Hayes has lived a lifetime of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. He has been held at gunpoint and threatened with execution. He’s jumped out of a building rigged to explode, helped amputate a teammate’s leg, and made countless split-second life-and-death decisions. Outside of the SEALs, he’s run …

Frank Figliuzzi on How to Achieve a Track Record of Excellence the FBI Way

Frank Figliuzzi served as a special agent with the FBI for 25 years, rising to become assistant director, charged with leading the Bureau's famed counterintelligence division. Figliuzzi held senior FBI leadership positions in major American cities and was appointed the FBI’s chief inspector by then…

Patrick Lencioni Discusses his Latest Book "The Motive"

Patrick Lencioni is the founder and president of The Table Group, a firm dedicated to providing organizations with ideas, products, and services that improve teamwork, clarity, and employee engagement. Lencioni’s passion for organizations and the people who work in them is reflected in his writin…

Gaby Natale on How to Restore Our Confidence Through the Virtuous Circle

Gaby Natale, the host of the award-winning talk show "SuperLatina", has created a system of 7 immanent archetypes that, once activated, create a clear path to achievement.  Based on a decade of interviews with extraordinary world leaders from different disciplines, such as wellbeing guru Deepak Cho…

Former Pro & Collegiate Basketball Player Ron Baker Shares His Leadership Lessons

Ron Baker is an American professional basketball player who last played for CSKA Moscow of the VTB United League and the EuroLeague. He played college basketball for the Wichita State Shockers. During his four-year career, WSU reached one Final Four in 2013, an undefeated regular season in 2014, an…

How to Rebound from Pain to Passion with Coach Matt Doherty

Matt Doherty played and coached basketball at the University of North Carolina. He started on the 1982 National Championship team with NBA greats Michael Jordan and James Worthy. After one year as the head coach at Notre Dame, Matt took over the UNC program and led them to the 2001 regular season A…

Insights of Commanding a Carrier Jet Squadron with Jack Curtis

Jack Curtis is a recently retired Naval Aviator and commanding officer of an EA-18G Growler squadron.  In command, he was directly responsible and accountable for more than 200 teammates and more than $500 million in aircraft and assets while deployed onboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower.  He is a …

My Advice to Tom Cruise: Never Lose Your Bearing

Many have come to Tom Cruise's defense over his emotional outburst towards his Mission Impossible 7 crew over violating COVID-19 protocols. The defense is that the stakes are too high. In reality, Tom did more damage by introducing fear & intimidation which will now cause his key stakeholders to hu…

Amber Hurdle Cuts to the Chase With Her Velvet Machete Brand Strategy

Amber Hurdle is the CEO of Amber Hurdle Consulting, a multi-award-winning leadership and talent optimization firm that pioneers using both science and marketing principles to strengthen customers’ brands from the inside out. She helps overcome costly business problems like ineffective recruiting, t…

Putting People Before Process & Technology with Erika Flora

Erika started her career as a Microbiologist turned Program Manager and discovered a passion for improving how organizations manage the flow of work, deliver great products and services, and better serve their customers. In 2006, she founded Beyond20, a Digital Transformation consulting and trainin…

Getting Relative With the Inevitable and Catching Greenlights with Matthew McConaughey

Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey is a married man, a father of three children, and a loyal son and brother. He considers himself a storyteller by occupation, believes it's okay to have a beer on the way to the temple, feels better with a day's sweat on him, and is an aspiring orchest…

Jimi Vaughn on Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion and Why it Matters for Leaders

Jimi Vaughn is a passionate and charismatic disrupter whose transformative approach to challenging biases creates high-performing teams and thriving organizations.  A trained professional in Human Resource Development, Jimi has over a decade of experience working for top global brands in the entert…

Dr John Demartini on How to Live According to Your Highest Values

Dr. John Demartini is a world-renowned specialist in human behavior, a researcher, author, and global educator. He has developed a series of solutions applicable across all markets, sectors, and age groups. His education curriculum ranges from corporate empowerment programs, financial empowerment s…