Henna Inam — Wired for Disruption, Lessons from Ashram, 5 Shifts in Agility, 10 Powerful Questions to Ask Yourself, and More (#120)

Henna Inam is the CEO of Transformational Leadership Inc., and a former C-level executive with Novartis. She drove transformation throughout her 20-year corporate career including in roles such as: Global Head e-Innovation, Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer, Region President for the Americas, VP Sales, and Country General Manager in Mexico.

Transformational Leadership helps organizations going through disruption develop leaders who create cultures of agility, trust and inclusion. Henna is a trusted advisor to C-suite leaders globally. Clients include: Region President for a multi-billion dollar P&L, a leader on Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women, R&D Head, Chief Audit Officer. Her most recent book Wired for Disruption outlines the five shifts in agility we need to be a force for good and thrive in the future of work. Her prior book Wired for Authenticity won “2016 Leadership Book of the Year” award.

Henna is a leadership blogger for Forbes and a global speaker. She has appeared on Fox Business, NPR, and is quoted in Fortune/CNN/Money online. Committed to several non-profits that share her passion for the advancement of women, Henna is the co-organizer for TEDxWomen in Atlanta. Henna received her MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and completed Executive Education programs at the Harvard Business School.

Course: LinkedIn course Mindfulness Practices has got half a million views.

Books: Wired For Disruption, Wired For Authenticity

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  • What did you learn from being in different cultures and learning different languages?
  • What advice would you give to your 20 year old self?
  • What practices could you suggest to our listeners to be more adaptive to new environments?
  • Do you suggest mindfulness practices and meditation to corporate leaders?
  • What is whole body leadership?
  • and much more!

People Mentioned: Marshall Goldsmith, Kristen Neff, Eckhart Tolle

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Shalini Bahl, Ph.D. — Disrupt Default Thinking, Cultural Conditioning, Reset your Mind, and Seeing Possibilities In Our Discomfort (#119)

Shalini Bahl, Ph.D., is an award-winning researcher and Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction consultant and teacher. Through her evidence-based customized solutions based on 15 years of research, Dr. Bahl provides business, education and political clients with the mindfulness skills they need to disrupt harmful default habits to cope with stress, become more resilient to life’s obstacles, and live with empowered choice for personal and collective fulfillment. 

 Certified at the Center for Mindfulness, UMass Medical School and the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute originating at Google, Dr. Bahl is the Founder of Know Your Mind LLC, a social business with the mission of making evidence-based mindfulness skills widely accessible. Dr. Bahl’s understanding of neuroscience, psychology, and management allows her a deeper understanding of client’s habits and decisions.  

A former successful entrepreneur and business professor, Dr. Bahl’s cultural experiences of living and working in three countries—India, Kuwait, and the USA—allow her to engage with diverse audiences including CEOs and executives at Fortune 500 companies, college campuses, and students. As an Affiliated Expert at the Isenberg School of Management, UMass, Amherst and Town Councilor in Amherst, Dr. Bahl provides her mindfulness teachings via accredited leadership programs on campus and to executive MBAs. 

 Dr. Bahl is a keynote speaker, has two TEDx talks, and her research has been published in premier marketing and public policy journals, and won the ‘Best Research Paper’ Award from The American Marketing Association in 2019. Her guided meditations and programs have had over 250,000 plays on the Insight Timer and Simple Habit app and her upcoming book is called Reset: 8 Mindfulness Skills to Disrupt Default Thinking and Make Decisions That Are Good for You and the World.

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  • What did you learn from living in different countries?
  • How should we work on our limiting beliefs which are not serving us?
  • How did you discover meditation in your life?
  • Know your mind and reset your mind.
  • and much more!

People Mentioned: Kristen Neff, Joseph Goldstein, Buddha

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Christine Carter, Ph.D. — Raising Happiness, Building Habits for Top Performance, Handling Uncertainty of Life, and More (#118)

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Christine Carter, Ph.D., is an author, speaker, and coach. Her books include The New Adolescence:
Raising Happy and Successful Teens in an Age of Anxiety and Distraction
(2020), The Sweet Spot: How to Achieve More by Doing Less (2017) and Raising Happiness: 10 Simple Steps for More Joyful Kids and Happier Parents (2011). A summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College and the recipient of multiple honors and awards, Dr. Carter earned her master’s and doctoral degrees in sociology at UC Berkeley. (Go Bears!)

For many years, Dr. Christine Carter was the executive director of UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center (GGSC), where she remains a sociologist and Senior Fellow. She writes a monthly advice column for Greater Good magazine that is syndicated on PsychologyToday.com and many other websites.

Dr. Carter has appeared on dozens of television and radio shows, including the “Oprah Winfrey Show,” the “Dr. Oz Show”, the “TODAY” show, the “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” “CBS Sunday Morning,” PBS, NPR and BBC Radio. She has been quoted or featured in every major newspaper in the US, including The New York Times , USA Today , the Chicago Tribune , the San Francisco Chronicle ,
The Washington Post , the Boston Globe , The Wall Street Journal. In addition, she is often quoted in lifestyle magazines such as Real Simple and in dozens of other
online news sources.

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  • How are you dealing with uncertainty in your personal life these days?
  • How do you stay grounded in any conflict?
  • Setting healthy boundaries?
  • How to elevate happiness?
  • Morning routines, habbits?
  • and much more!

People Mentioned: Martha Beck, Byron Katie

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Short Life Advice From The Best — Andrea Goeglein and Jill Bolte Taylor (#117)

This episode is part of my new experiment where I combine some nuggets from the episodes done with Dr. Andrea Goeglein and Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor.

Dr. Andrea Goeglein altered the truth of her age and got a job at a Wall Street brokerage firm at 14.  By 24 she opened her first operating business – a Haagen-Dazs ice cream store in Reno, Nevada.  Many businesses and a PhD in Organizational Psychology later she felt she had experienced enough stress and anxiety to be an expert. Today she is a Success Catalyst and known as Dr. Success™.  Andrea is the founder, curator and author of the Don’t Die™ self-development collection of books.  Her latest book is Don’t Die Waiting to Be Brave. As an expert in Applied Positive Psychology, she is your success Sherpa, guiding you as you climb the mountain of success.

Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor is a Harvard-trained and published neuroanatomist who experienced a severe hemorrhage in the left hemisphere of her brain in 1996. On the afternoon of this rare form of stroke (AVM), she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life. It took eight years for Dr. Jill to completely recover all of her physical function and thinking ability. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir My Stroke of Insight:

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Debra Stangl — Sedona Soul Adventures, Focus on the Next Step, The Journey to Happy and Spiritual Awakening, and More (#112)

How Embracing The Concept That Nothing Is Wrong Can Transform Your Life

-Debra

Debra Stangl is the founder of Sedona Soul Adventures and author of the #1 International Best Seller The Journey To Happy – How Embracing The Concept That Nothing Is Wrong Can Transform Your Life. Debra was a divorce attorney for over 20 years in Omaha, Nebraska before a spiritual re-awakening in 1999 in Sedona led her to leave her practice, embark on a 3 year journey of personal healing, culminating in the founding of Sedona Soul Adventures in 2002. Sedona Soul Adventures does life changing, relationship-saving retreats that are custom designed for each individual and couple. The retreats consist of one-on-one or two-on-one private sessions, utilizing over 50 of the Master Practitioners in Sedona. SSA was named “Best in Sedona” in Retreats in 2020, “Best Marriage Retreats in the US for 2020” by Guidedoc and one of the Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in the US in 2019.

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Book: The Journey To Happy: How Embracing the Concept that NOTHING IS WRONG Can Transform Your Life

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  • You had a spiritual awakening in Sedona in 1999. Could you please speak to that?
  • What was your self-talk when you were working as a divorce attorney?
  • Would you mind talking about your mom? How was your relationship with your mom?
  • Energy and Healing work?
  • We all have some negative emotions, painful moments and letting go surrendering isn’t easy, how did you develop that compassion for your dad?
  • If someone has never done any sort of energy healing work, how should they start?
  • How do you help couples stay together?
  • and much more!

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Michael Bunting — Ethics and Values based Mindfulness, Inner Inquiry Work, Mindful Leadership, Developmental Practice, and More (#111)

“Buddha himself even said, feel the feelings inside the feelings.”

-Michael

Michael Bunting is the founder of prominent leadership consultancy WorkSmart Australia, a certified B Corp, and The Mindful Leader – the world’s most comprehensive online portal for mindful leadership.

He has trained and coached thousands of leaders – from CEOs to front-line managers, with a client base that includes numerous global multinationals. With an outstanding track record in his field, Michael is renowned as a world-leading authority on mindful leadership. In 2015, he teamed up with the biggest names in the field of leadership research – Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner to co-author Extraordinary Leadership in Australia & New Zealand.

He has since authored two more ground-breaking books: The Mindful Leader and A Practical Guide to Mindful Meditation. He is one of only a few people in the world to teach Mindful Leadership at an Exec MBA level, on Sydney University’s #1 ranked Global Executive MBA. Michael has engaged in a disciplined personal mindfulness practice for over 23 years and has taught mindful leadership to businesses and governments for more than 16 years.

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  • Do you include mindfulness as part of the culture change at a workplace?
  • How did you get into the mindfulness space in your personal life?
  • Inner Inquiry Work?
  • Is there any difference between just mindfulness and developmental mindfulness practice?
  • Foundations of Mindfulness?
  • Ethical Mindfulness?
  • and much more!

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Amy Coleman, MD — Ancient Wisdom Merges Into Modern Science, Functional Integrative Medicine, Balancing Nervous system, and More (#110)

Dr. Amy Coleman  is CEO and founder of Wellsmart, a federally recognized, woman-owned, veteran-owned company that delivers advanced healthcare systems to the government and military sectors. She is owner and practitioner of the Wellsmart Functional and Integrative Medicine Clinic in Lexington, KY.   

Dr. Coleman has eight years of military medical leadership as a flight surgeon in the United States Air Force.  She served as an expeditionary Flight Surgeon during Operation Iraqi Freedom and was promoted as the first female and youngest Commander of the Special Operations Clinic at the Air Force European Headquarters.

 She served as a dedicated physician and appointed consultant to fighter pilot squadrons, special forces units, US embassies,  Generals, and to NASA for the Space Shuttle Trans-Atlantic Landing missions (TAL).  Dr. Coleman helped to orchestrate the adoption of acupuncture into the Air Force, which has greatly reduced the use of opiates and restores greater functioning for veterans and active duty members.  She was trained in Japanese Acupuncture from Harvard and completed a fellowship in  functional medicine from the Cleveland-Clinic based IFM model.  

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Book: Discovering Your Doctor Within

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Topics we discuss:

  • Eastern and western models of wellness
  • Sympathetic dominance: sympathetic dominant condition as a source of many health problems today
  • What could be some of those ways to balance our nervous system?
  • Practices in your personal life to get calmed down?
  • and much more!

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Laurie Seymour — Art Of Acknowledgement, Getting Quiet, Practicing Turaya, Creative intelligence, and More (#109)

Respond to every call that excites your spirit. – Rumi

Laurie Seymour, M.A., is a 2x #1 best-selling author, host of the Wisdom Talk Radio podcast heard in over 59 countries, Executive Innovation Coach, international speaker and trainer and Founder/CEO of The Baca Institute. Twenty years ago, she was honored to receive the stewardship of a special esoteric technology that accelerates the process of innovation and creation in individuals and groups. After twice leaving successful careers, first as a psychotherapist and trainer, and then as a Solutions Engineer in the telecom industry, Laurie founded The Baca Institute, to share this Creative Intelligence technology, The Potentiation Process.

Laurie’s work is particularly valuable for professional innovators: thought leaders, product designers, company founders; because the work accelerates the time from ideation to implementation and revenue, while also opening the innovator to new levels of confidence, peace and satisfaction. 

Laurie teaches online and around the world. She writes for The Huffington Post, Aspire Magazine, Positively Positive, One Wise Life, Elephant Journal, Tut.com and The Magic Happens. She has been in bc.comfoxnews.comtelegraph.co.uk; BBC.com;NYdailynews.com;NewScientist.com and many others.

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  • What did you learn from your psychotherapy experience?
  • What could be some of the ways to acknowledge others and ourselves?
  • How do we implement Turaya Meditation?
  • Could you elaborate on this potentiation process?
  • How to listen to our inner compass?
  • and much more!

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