Leaders for Good

Leaders for Good

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Let’s talk Mission, Meaning + Making a Difference! Because we are the ones we’ve been waiting for. In this show, you will gain practical advice on how to have meaningful work, own your power, be in your leadership, and love your life. Episodes are typically between 5-15 minutes so you can easily consume them on the go. Subscribe so that you don’t miss future content. I publish a brand new episode each Wednesday! Show notes are available here: https://leaderforgood.com/podcast


I’m quitting! (Why and when it can be good to be a quitter.)
May 13 • 13 min
In this episode, I share why “don’t be a quitter” can be terrible advice and what we can learn from two top sports figures who took very different paths when it came to quitting. Oh, and I reveal why I’m quitting this Podcast! (At least for now…so perhaps…
More Flexibility or More Structure? How to Create a Schedule That Works for You
May 7 • 8 min
Does your current schedule need more flexibility or more structure? In this episode, I explain how to use the principles a surprising approach to create a schedule that works for you. What do you notice in your own life about flexibility vs. structure? Do…
This Is How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome [3 Ways]
Apr 29 • 8 min
In this ​episode, we explore how to overcome impostor syndrome (or imposter syndrome). What is impostor syndrome and what are its main causes? What does it mean to be competent and how can you be more confident about your own skills and abilities? Related…
Why Now Is the Right Time to Live Your Passion [5 Reasons]
Apr 21 • 10 min
Think back to New Year’s Eve. Back then, you probably had a number of things you wanted to accomplish this year. Then 2020 came along, and a lot of those goals and dreams got put on hold. After all, can you really go for what you most want in the midst of…
Quick Meditation for More Self-Love and Compassion
Apr 14 • 9 min
To follow up from last week’s episode about the helpfulness of meditation especially in times of crisis, this episode contains another quick meditation. Can you imagine how nice it would feel to fully appreciate and love yourself in the midst of this…
How to Feel More Calm in 5 Minutes (Meditation)
Apr 8 • 9 min
In this ​episode I share how my client discovered a practice that allowed him to easily improve every day of your life. I also share how you can do the very same thing, in less time than it takes you to get a coffee! ​ ​Yes, you probably guessed it: the…
How to Be Productive Working from Home (in 2020!)
Apr 2 • 9 min
Working from home can make it challenging to be productive during the best of times…and I think we can all agree that the 2020 Coronavirus pandemic isn’t the best of time. We currently find ourselves in the world’s largest remote working experiment and it…
How to Deal with Uncertainty in 2020 (COVID-19)
Mar 27 • 11 min
2020 has brought a lot of uncertainty so far, both in terms of the Coronavirus and the economy. Things that we used to take for granted have wxperienced drastic changes. In some ways, this period of social distancing might be the biggest social experiment…
5 Tips for Resilience in the “Coronavirus Apocalypse”
Mar 19 • 13 min
​Apocalypse now? The Coronavirus pandemic is not the end of the world but it’s the end of a world. In this episode, we share how we’re holding up in the midst of the Coronavirus situation and give you 5 tips for dealing with all the changes that are…
How to Get Better at Handling Rejection
Feb 19 • 13 min
In this episode, Elijah and I talk about how you can get better at handling rejection so that you can boldly create the life you most want. We discuss - why rejection is so uncomfortable and what your past has to do with it, - how getting better at…
What Makes Spiritual Relationships so Hard….and Amazing?
Feb 11 • 10 min
In this episode, I’m once again joined by my husband Elijah and we spill the beans on spiritual (or growth-oriented) relationships. If you need a pick-me-up, know that this is a pretty funny episode. Another way to put this is that we’re being extremely…
The Science-Backed Secret to Success
Feb 5 • 11 min
What if I told you that there’s a (science-backed) secret to success…and that it’s not really a secret? It’s way more than that. It’s an attitude, a way of life. In this episode, I explain how I accidentally stumbled across this, what the secret is (and…
How to Allow Your Amazing Gifts to Be Seen
Jan 29 • 5 min
So often, people want to share their thoughts and ideas with the world but shy away from doing so. In this episode, I talk about the most common ways this shows up and give you 3 tips that can help you to share your wonderful gifts with other people.…
How to Find Your Superpower and Stop It From Ruining Your Life
Jan 22 • 9 min
Good news: you have a superpower! Bad news: it comes with a great challenge. Listen to this episode to find out more about the 3 main superpowers, discover which one is yours…and learn what you need to do to not let it destroy your life. Take the quiz to…
How to Stop Consuming Bad News (And Why You Should)
Jan 15 • 12 min
In this episode, I cover why we all stop stop consuming bad news and what I learned from a 5-year news consumption experiment. I share about my Conscious Media Diet (and how it’s different from the standard Fast Food Media Diet), what happened when I…
The Art of Completing Things (& a Challenge for you)
Jan 7 • 4 min
Often, people find it difficult to finish the last few steps in a project. In this episode, I talk about the art of completing things: how do we get over the finish line? I share how this is currently showing up in my life, the lessons I learned from it…
3 Tips for Better New Year’s Resolutions
Jan 1 • 7 min
Happy New Year! Are you making New Year’s Resolutions? Every year when I talk to people about their resolution, I try to remembethree guidelines that I explain in this episode. Check it out and then leave me a comment below. Which resolution did you…
Here’s How to Find True Love When You Care about Your Purpose (Surprise!)
Dec 17, 2019 • 10 min
Many people who want to make a difference wonder how to find true love. They often really want to share their lives with an amazing partner if they don’t already have one. For instance, a while ago, I was talking to a client who is very passionate about…
How Is Overworking Different from Just Being Passionate?
Dec 10, 2019 • 11 min
Workaholism is pretty much the only socially acceptable (even celebrated) addiction… even though the reality of it isn’t necessarily pretty. Someone who overworks may be stressed out, running ragged, or finding themselves working until late at night. In…
Behind the Scenes: Why Did I Write My New Book?
Dec 4, 2019 • 9 min
In this “behind the scenes” episode, Elijah and I talk about my new book “The Work You Love Revolution.” I reveal why I wrote it and how it can help YOU have work you really love. You can pre-order the book (and get the bonus I mentioned towards the end…
Stop Feeling Disappointed in Relationships [3 Steps]
Nov 25, 2019 • 9 min
In this episode, I share a process that can help you stop feeling disappointed in relationships. You will learn an important distinction that can help you improve your relationships (even over the holidays!) and I will also tell you how you can apply this…
Let’s Talk… Emotional Labor! (How to Help Without Overdoing It.)
Nov 19, 2019 • 11 min
People, especially emotionally sensitive ones, often end up doing a lot of unacknowledged emotional labor. In this episode, we talk about how to deal with that, the difference between giving and overgiving, the magical power of appreciation… and Bere’s…
Is Location Independence as Amazing as People Say It Is?
Nov 12, 2019 • 6 min
The word “location independence” brings up a lot of connotations: freedom, traveling the world, working from a beach etc. But does the reality of location independence live up to the hype? In this episode, I share about my experience with working from…
How to Develop a Healthy Relationship with Money (2 Tips)
Nov 5, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode, we’ll dive into how to develop a healthy relationship with money. Here’s what you’ll learn: - how to negotiate better using a little known teaching, - how to figure out if a price is good or not, and - how to reduce your expenses (and…
How to Overcome Perfectionism with 1 Question & 3 Words
Oct 30, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode, we’ll dive into the topic of perfectionism. I combine two of my best pieces of advice for overcoming this pesky issue that can stop you from moving ahead. In just over 10 minutes, you will learn one powerful question as well as 3 words…
Is the Money-or-Meaning-Dilemma Trapping You? (A Story)
Oct 23, 2019 • 11 min
When it comes to finding meaningful work that pays well, a lot of people run into the money-or-meaning-dilemma. What is the money-or-meaning-dilemma? Well, that’s what we’ll explore in this podcast episode, in a playful way. Let me tell you a story…
“Hell Is Other People”: How to Deal with Toxic People at Work
Oct 15, 2019 • 11 min
In his play “No Exit,” Sartre famously expressed that “hell is other people.” Many people who have to deal with toxic people at work would agree with that sentiment. In this episode, I share a number of tips and tricks for when you’re stuck in a hell…
Should You Quit Your Job? Here’s How to Gain Clarity
Oct 8, 2019 • 7 min
Should you quit your job? In this episode, I introduce one highly unusual perspective as well as 4 questions that can help you gain clarity. Referenced article: https://www.workyoulovecoach.com/how-to-get-clarity-about-if-you-should-leave-your-work Get…
What Should You Do When You Don’t Know Your Passion?
Sep 30, 2019 • 5 min
Many people have a hard time getting clear on what they’re passionate about. In this episode, we’ll explore how to change that. I will give you 5 simple questions that can make all the difference when you don’t know your passion! Based on this article…
This Is How to Find Your Passion by NOT Torturing Yourself
Sep 24, 2019 • 6 min
In this episode, you’ll learn what it really takes to find your passion and why your previous attempts were probably futile. (Plus, what that has to do with the plight of a genius scientist whose colleagues have vanished from the surface of the earth.)…
How to Stop Feeling Overwhelmed with These 5 Principles
Sep 17, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode, I discuss 5 key principles that make all the difference when you’re overwhelmed. Learn how to stop feeling overwhelmed so that you can handle your life like a champ! Get my free mini meditation for stress relief here:…
What Is Work You Love & How Do You Get There?
Sep 10, 2019 • 10 min
In this episode, I talk about work you love. While many people say that they want to have work they love, hardly anyone knows where to begin with that quest. Or what to aim for, really. Hence, this episode where I cover: - what work even is, - what the…
Meaningful Work: Why It’s Important & What You Can Do
Sep 4, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode, I talk about meaningful work. As you might know, I think this is such an important topic. Work can be one of the best ways people make a difference in the world and bring meaning to their life. Unfortunately, that’s really not the case…
How to Overcome Fear and Anxiety
Aug 28, 2019 • 8 min
In this brief episode, I talk about how you can overcome fear and anxiety so you can do the things you most want to do. Here’s what I cover: - why fear is actually a good thing, - the two types of fear, and - a brief process that can help you lower your…
Passion and Purpose: Here’s what you need to know
Aug 20, 2019 • 9 min
In this brief episode, I talk about passion and purpose. If you want to create work that you really love, make the contribution you want to make and feel good while you’re doing it, you first need to get clear on what you’re actually looking for. This…
Saying No: Why It’s Hard and How to Get Better at It
Aug 14, 2019 • 14 min
In this episode (my first Solo Show!), I talk about the art of saying no. Here’s what I cover: - the secret reasons why it’s so hard to say no (this never gets talked about!), - why the word no is both dangerous and powerful (and how it has shaped the…
A Fresh Take on Work-Life Balance & How to Get There
Aug 7, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode, I talk to award-winning scientist and spiritual teacher Elijah Petersen about work-life balance. Having this in our lives helps with maintaining good relationships with the people we care about, being less stressed, feeling happier, being…
3 Women Share Advice on How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome
Jul 30, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode, Dewi Cardenas and Charusila Grace join me for an insightful discussion about impostor syndrome. We talked about our own experiences with impostor syndrome (and how it might show up differently for entrepreneurs and employees), adjacent…
How to Practice Self-Care When Life Is Hard
Jul 23, 2019 • 25 min
In this episode, I talk to spiritual teacher, shaman and PhD-level scientist Elijah from Trillium Awakening about how to practice self-care during tough times. How can we take care of ourselves when life is hard, whether it’s because of things happening…
The Raw Food Fairy: Talking Food, Seasons, and Body Image with Vicki Cook
Jul 16, 2019 • 42 min
During this episode: I interview Vicki Cook, author of “Bliss: Raw Desserts and Seasonal Nourishment.” Join us for a nourishing and deep conversation! Some of the many interesting things we talked about: - what the food we reach for can tell us about…
The Servant-Learner: Talking Servant-Leadership, Learning & New Entrepreneurship with Valeria Lopez
Jul 9, 2019 • 34 min
During this episode: I interview Valeria Lopez, founder of Onbeat Consulting. Join us for a restful and relaxing conversation! Some of the many interesting things we talked about: - servant-leadership and the importance of service, - learning and growth…
The Feng Shui Fairy: Talking Feng Shui, Environment & Effective Altruism with Jillian Rothschild-Scholar
Jul 2, 2019 • 56 min
Bere interviews Jillian Rothschild-Scholar, founder of Feng Shui in Motion. Join us for an inspirational and energetic conversation! Some of the many interesting things we talked about: - the ancient Chinese art of Feng Shui, - the impact of our…
The Restful Insomniac: Talking Sleep & Rest with Sondra Kornblatt
Jun 25, 2019 • 45 min
During this episode: I interview Sondra Kornblatt, founder of Restful Insomnia. Join us for a restful and relaxing conversation! Some of the many interesting things we talked about: - the importance of rest, - what to do when we have trouble sleeping, and…
The Corporate Dropout: Talking Extroversion, Introversion and Business for Good with Brinda Ramaiya
Jun 19, 2019 • 54 min
During this episode: I interview Brinda Ramaiya, founder of Samadhi Solutions. Brinda is a power house who is both at home in a corporate environment and in a yoga studio. Join us for a thought-provoking conversation! Some of the many interesting things…
The Renaissance Activist: Talking Blessings in Disguise, Prejudice and Social Media with Pavita Singh
Jun 12, 2019 • 45 min
During this episode: I interview my good friend Pavita Singh, founder of pavEDITa. Pavita is what I’d call a Renaissance Activist: a multi-passionate person with a cause. Join us for a dose of purposeful inspiration! Some of the many interesting things we…
The Sensitive Revolutionary: Talking Nature, Internal Revolution & the Drama Triangle with Cara Wilde
Jun 4, 2019 • 51 min
During this episode: I interview Cara Wilde, founder of The Sensitive Revolutionary and host of The Way of the Sensitive Podcast. Join us for a dose of thoughtful, heart-centered revolution! Some of the things we talked about: - the magical beauty of…
Women on Redefining Humility to Shine without Shame
May 24, 2019 • 55 min
A fireside chat with four women inviting YOU to join us in redefining humility so we can shine in the world without shame. We’re a diverse group from all over the world so you can expect different expectations, opinions and viewpoints. In our discussion,…
How to Get out of Your Own Way (BONUS EPISODE)
Sep 15, 2018 • 4 min
In this bonus episode, we’ll explore how getting out of your own way by ditching perfectionism and daring to suck can help you find your passion and purpose. All in under 5 minutes! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/leaderforgood/message
It’s Time to Embrace Your Unique Leadership (BONUS EPISODE)
Sep 12, 2018 • 3 min
In this bonus episode, we’ll explore how stepping into your own leadership and embracing your uniqueness can help you find your passion and purpose. All in under 4 minutes! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/leaderforgood/message