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Compassionate Leaders Circle

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Welcome to the Compassionate Leaders Circle podcast where we feature compassionate leaders who positively impact their communities and the world.  For thousands of years, the sages have known that compassion is a...

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15: Change Your Work And Your World From The Inside Out with Scott Shute

Episode #15

Scott Shute is the Head of Compassion and Mindfulness at Linkedin and recently released a deeply personal leadership book he wrote during the lockdown in 2020 called The Full Body Yes. In this episode, we explore...
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14: Write a Groundbreaking Leadership Book From The Heart with Laila Tarraf

Episode #14

Laila Tarraf, the Chief People Officer at Allbirds tells the story of how her new book, "Strong Like Water" came to be a reality. She shares how to lead with love through heartbreaks and successes ultimately (after a...
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13: How to Grow a Compassionate Business and Team with Hayden and Jake Wadsworth

Episode #13

Hayden and Jake Wadsworth are devoted founders of HydroJug, the water jug that makes hydration more convenient and sustainable. The brothers are modeling compassionate leadership as they work to create more health and...
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12: Finding Heroes and Democratizing Space Travel with Deborah Sass and Thomas Reemer

Episode #12

I had the chance to meet Deborah Sass and Thomas Reemer, two entrepreneurs who founded Space Hero. Space Hero will be the world's first global competition to send a civilian into space on a $55M, 10-day trip to the...
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11: Listen with Love to Address Racial Injustice with Father McShane

Episode #11

Meet the witty, warm, and fiercely intelligent Father Joseph McShane, current President of The Jesuit College of NYC, Fordham University. My colleague and Fordham alumnus, Darryl Brown, has been singing the praises of...
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10: Learn How to Passion Hunt From A Shark Tank Deal Maker with Tracy Rosensteel

Episode #10

I was introduced to Tracy Rosensteel many years ago by my colleague, Paul Lanzarotti, who described her as the most fascinating person he ever met. This reputation is well-deserved, and Tracy and I recently met up to...
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9: Learn The Dance Of Vision Resilience with Eduardo Vilaro

Episode #9

I have had the chance to interview the soulful and jubilant Eduardo Vilaro, CEO and Artistic Director at Ballet Hispánico, twice in 2020.  We had the opportunity to chat in March and again in December, bookending a...
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8: Ponder the Professional Hallway and Purple Politics with Jeff Wald

Episode #8

Jeff Wald is an accomplished and compassionate leader on a quest for his next professional vision. For anyone experiencing a career transition, this time in the hallway can be both exciting and challenging. Jeff...
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7: Open A Family Wellness Business in 2020 with Brook Hartnett

Episode #7

Brook Hartnett, the CEO of Allegiance Personal Training, is on a mission to help people over forty get fit that started with helping his mom work out a few years ago. In this episode hear what it was like to open a...
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6: Be Bothered Enough to Have Brave Conversations About Racism with Darryl Brown

Episode #6

Darryl Brown has always been a leader, first as a high school basketball star, then a professional athlete, and eventually as an executive at ABC Radio Network, now Disney. Currently, he is a diversity advocate and on...
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5: Be Yourself As A CEO with Jim Szafranski

Episode #5

The charming and energetic Jim Szafranski became the CEO of Prezi earlier this year when Péter Árvai, co-founder of Prezi, retired from the position to focus more of his time on activism. Jim is honored to have this...
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4: Find A New Purpose After An Exit with Liz Elting

Episode #4

Liz Elting, Founder and CEO of the Elizabeth Elting Foundation, is a force. I had the chance to meet with her and my three women business school interns: June Lui, Jessica Flam, and Taylor Theis, recently so we could...
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