Two Are Gathered Leadership Podcast

Two Are Gathered Leadership Podcast

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Always lead with integrity. Never lead alone. This is the podcast for leaders and those who should be leading. It’s a powerful gathering of people of influence in the areas of business, community and faith.
033 - How To Ride The Leadership Roller Coaster Without Screaming
Apr 11 • 33 min
Anyone who has ever tried their hand at being a leader or entrepreneur knows the journey can aptly be described as being on a roller coaster. There are unbelievable highs. There are frightening lows. And there is often both fear and exhilaration. The…
032 - One Word That Will Set Leaders Free
Apr 5 • 22 min
There is a mindset that is holding leaders back more than just about anything else. Not only will this constrain your effectiveness in leading your team, but it will send you down a daily road to disappointment and depression. Could there be one word that…
031 - How Leaders Can Keep From Burning Out
Apr 2 • 33 min
Burn out. Depression. All too often, these are the real experiences of business owners as they face a sense of being trapping in a cage of their own making. If an entrepreneur loses their sense of vision, their feeling of hope, they will find themselves…
030 - How Leaders Can Treat Their Team Like Family
Mar 25 • 32 min
It’s been a business objective for companies to have their employees feel like they are part of their corporate family. Yet, so many organizations fall short in this area because their efforts are often perceived as forced and contrived by their staff.…
029 - How Leaders Can Tame The Hounds Of Bill Collection
Mar 18 • 36 min
If you’ve been in business for any length of time, you probably have had to face the hounds of bill collection at some point in your career. It’s one of the lowlights in the entrepreneur’s film reel. You’re discouraged as the checks fail to arrive on…
028 - Teaching Your Team The Perspective Of The Client
Mar 14 • 30 min
As leaders and entrepreneurs, we get it. If we don’t clearly understand the needs and wants of our clients, we won’t be in business for very long. Yet, this isn’t always as obvious to our employees who many times are only able to see things from their own…
027 - Leading Your Team Through An Impossible Task
Mar 11 • 28 min
Leaders and entrepreneurs are uniquely adept at doing the impossible. It’s how we’re designed. Yet, the real challenge is leading our team through an impossible task. How do we accomplish critical, and extremely difficult assignments, without burning out…
026 - How Leaders Survive Losing Their Best Person
Mar 4 • 39 min
Many times, it’s the worst thing that can happen to a leader. First, there is a knock on the door, followed by, “Boss, you’ve got a minute?” Having your best person letting you know they are leaving the company can ruin any business owner’s day, and in…
025 - Welcoming Input From Your Team Without Being Wishy Washy
Feb 26 • 23 min
Maybe you hear this too often from your team: “You never listen to what we have to say.” No. You don’t want to be that type of leader. Because, you’ll only chase away the sharpest, most creative minds. At the same time, you can’t take in everyone’s ideas,…
024 - Leading With Knots In Your Stomach
Feb 18 • 29 min
If you’re going to be a leader. If you’re going to be an entrepreneur. Then you’re going to end up with knots in your stomach. By nature, leaders are always pushing things to the limit, and demanding the most out of themselves and their teams. Yet, this…
023 - The Leadership Art Of Finishing Well
Feb 12 • 19 min
Anyone can start. Be a finisher. This is a powerful statement for leaders and entrepreneurs. But it’s one many struggle with in a mighty way. Coming up with an idea on a cocktail napkin is the fun part of starting a business or new venture. Yet, it’s the…
022 - Leadership Techniques For Herding Butterflies
Feb 5 • 22 min
Entrepreneurs and leaders are among the most innovative people in the world. Yet, this same extraordinary creative skill can prove to be a great weakness as well, as chasing butterflies can be a distraction to achieving their most business critical goals.…
021 - The Single Most Powerful Way To Motivate Your Team
Jan 28 • 27 min
In this challenging environment, providing competitive salary and benefits is essential to building a great team. But, did you know there is a motivator that your employees crave above all others? Study after study shows this critical role in your…
020 - Leading When You’re Overwhelmed
Jan 23 • 22 min
Every leader gets overwhelmed. In fact, the ability to deal competently in the face of overlapping priorities is one of the most critical success factors of a leader. Yet, it’s also one of the most unpleasant tasks and the cause of tremendous stress, and…
019 - Leading When Nobody Likes You
Jan 14 • 22 min
No one wants to work for an intolerable grump. And the truth is, few will. Yet, even the kindest, most beloved of leaders find themselves in a position at times when they must make difficult and unpopular directional shifts. In fact, if you aren’t being…
018 - The Productivity Boosting Secret Of Clutch Time
Jan 8 • 23 min
Could your company benefit from a dramatic boost in productivity? Would you like to increase your own ability to make the most of each and every day? If so, listen in as Michael and Jim share the productivity boosting concept of “Clutch Time”, which is a…
017 - How To Love Your Business Again
Jan 3 • 32 min
Every business launches with great expectations. Yet, oftentimes it doesn’t take long for the daily grind, extraordinary pressures and recurring disappointments of leading a venture to take its toll on even the hardiest of entrepreneurs. Are you finding…
016 - How To Start A Life-Changing Leadership Peer Group
Dec 29, 2018 • 21 min
When you lead alone, you greatly reduce your odds of being successful as a leader. Even leaders are safer and stronger travelling in packs. This is especially true if they share their unique journey with other like minded, high responsibility bearing…
015 - Am I The Only One Here Who Cares?
Dec 22, 2018 • 21 min
As a leader, how many times have you asked yourself this question: “Am I the only one here who cares?” If you’re like most business leaders or entrepreneurs, this is a question posed often. But, is it healthy for us to be in this mindset? Will it destroy…
014 - When To Let Them Go
Dec 18, 2018 • 23 min
Recruiting and developing strong people is the most critical and challenging job for most leaders. Equally difficult is the task of knowing when to let those employees go who don’t seem to be fully embracing the opportunity you’re providing for them. Join…
013 - What Every Leader Should Know About Integrity
Dec 10, 2018 • 27 min
Nearly all leaders use the word integrity when describing themselves or their principles of business on resumes and websites all throughout the world. But how many of them truly understand what the word means and if they or their organization are really…
012 - How Leaders Gain Victory Over Debt
Dec 3, 2018 • 29 min
Debt is something every leader will face somewhere along their journey. Most entrepreneurs need capital to get their ideas off of the ground. But, this initial desire to finance a new idea, expanded service or company growth can often snowball rapidly…
011 - The Most Important Reality Check For Leaders
Nov 26, 2018 • 17 min
This may surprise you, but the top challenges a leader faces are frequently ones they don’t even know exist. Too often, the Emperor Has No Clothes; yet, there is no one with the guts to let him or her know. If you are brave enough to listen to what is…
010 - Leadership And The Forgotten Family
Nov 20, 2018 • 20 min
It’s a good business practice to seek feedback from your customers and employees. Yet, as leaders, are we brave enough to survey our family with the open ended question of “How am I doing?” as a husband, wife, father or mother? Join Michael and Jim as…
009 - How Leaders Can Free Themselves From Worry
Nov 16, 2018 • 17 min
As a leader, have you ever found yourself staring up at the ceiling with your heart pounding at 2:30 in the morning? Worry can be a crippling disease for leaders, and all of us with responsibility and concern for others have to face it with some…
008 - Why Are You Always Stuck Leading?
Nov 12, 2018 • 17 min
It doesn’t matter if it’s at work, at church or while serving on jury duty, it seems like it’s the same people over and over again who get chosen as leaders. If this is you, it won’t take long for the additional work, cost, time commitment, stress and…
007 - The Secret To A Profitable Marriage For Leaders
Nov 6, 2018 • 25 min
Study after study by business colleges affirm the disheartening news for entrepreneurs and business executives: The survival rate of the marriages of leaders is tragically low. This is often because the spouse is treated as a silent partner, rather than a…
006 - How Leaders Survive Those Really Bad Days
Oct 30, 2018 • 21 min
Ever say to yourself, “If every day is like yesterday, I don’t want to do this anymore?” Most leaders, if they are being honest have uttered these words countless times as they’ve built their vision. Sadly, depression is rampant among leaders. In this…
005 - Strengthening The Heart Of A Leader
Oct 24, 2018 • 17 min
It’s been shared the two most essential attributes of a successful leader are strength and kindness. There are many strong leaders, but they have no heart, and they leave behind a trail of the battered and bruised. Then there are those who are kind, yet…
004 - How Winning Leaders Deal With Success
Oct 16, 2018 • 24 min
What is one of the biggest threats to leaders and entrepreneurs? The answer may surprise you. It’s success. In this episode of the Two Are Gathered Leadership Podcast, Michael K. Reynolds and Jim Johnson cover all aspects of dealing with success. This…
003 - How Winning Leaders Deal With Disappointment
Oct 9, 2018 • 19 min
Successful leaders aren’t experts at success. They are experts at overcoming disappointment. Yet, responding well in the face of adversity can be one of the greatest challenges a leader has to deal with on the road to reaching their vision. How should you…
002 - The Lifechanging Concept Of The Leadership Table
Oct 3, 2018 • 31 min
Leaders can be among the loneliness people on the planet. The answer lies in the lifechanging concept of the leadership table. And it’s the focus of this week’s discussion on the Two Are Gathered Leadership Podcast.
001 - The Keystone For Successful Leadership
Sep 15, 2018 • 25 min
In this, the launch episode of the Two Are Gathered Leadership podcast, Michael K. Reynolds and Jim Johnson reveal the “keystone” to surviving and thriving as a leader through times of great challenges…and sweet victories.