Human Capital Innovations (HCI) Podcast

Human Capital Innovations (HCI) Podcast

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Maximize your personal and #OrganizationalPotential with the Human Capital Innovations (HCI) Podcast! We’re your source for personal, professional, and #OrganizationalGrowth and development. We share our own original #Research, explore #IndustryTrends, and interview executives and thought leaders from across the globe. Join us for practitioner-oriented content around all things #Leadership, #HR, #TalentManagement, #OrganizationalDevelopment, and #ChangeManagement. Podcast Rankings: #6 Performance Management; #8 Workplace; #11 HR ; #12 Talent Management; #14 Personal Development; #25 Leadership


S8E14 - The Importance of Emotional Intelligence (EI) in the Modern Workplace, with Josh Millet
Sep 25 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Josh Millet about the importance of emotional intelligence (EI) in leadership and the modern workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/6DmBvZI8AsA. Josh Millet…
S8E13 - The Importance of Keeping a People-Focus During a Downturn, with Bill Higgs
Sep 24 • 37 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Bill Higgs about the importance of keeping a people-focus during a downturn. See the video here: https://youtu.be/_l0UILqj7Y4. Bill Higgs (https://www.linkedin.com/in/billhiggs-culturecodechampions/),…
S8E12 - Throwback Tuesday - A Conversation with Dave Ulrich, Father of Modern HR
Sep 22 • 52 min
In this HCI Podcast Throwback Tuesday episode (originally aired June 1, 2020), Dr. Westover talks with HR thought leader and influencer, Dr. Dave Ulrich. In their discussion, Dave shares his unique approach to HR and people management in organizations and…
S8E11 - HBR Minute - How to Build Your Mental Strength, with Amy Morin
Sep 22 • 17 min
As part of our new “HBR Minute” series, spotlighting thought-provoking HBR videos and their key takeaways, Dr. Westover explores Amy Morin’s recent HBR video, “How to Build Your Mental Strength.” See the full video and all of the details here:…
S8E10 - Collaborative and Strengths-Based Teams, with Benjamin Preston
Sep 21 • 40 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Benjamin Preston about developing collaborative and strengths-based teams. See the video here: https://youtu.be/KRSLRhlvjI8. Benjamin Preston (https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjamin-j-preston/) is a…
S8E9 - Inspiring TED Talks - Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders, with Sheryl Sandberg
Sep 19 • 35 min
As part of our new “Inspiring TED Talks” series, spotlighting can’t-miss TED Talks and their key takeaways, Dr. Westover explores Sheryl Sandberg’s famous 2010 TED Talk, “Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders.” See the full video and all of the details here:…
S8E8 - A Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg - On the Basis of Sex
Sep 19 • 15 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, I pay tribute to an American icon, Ruth Bader Gibsburg, who passed away this evening. I share her famous oral argument in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, Frontiero v. Richardson, on January 17, 1973. Her powerful argument,…
S8E7 - People and Leadership Development, with Anthony J. Placek
Sep 18 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Anthony J. Placek about people and leadership development. See the video here: https://youtu.be/MZrLG2YpTDk. Anthony J. Placek (www.linkedin.com/in/anthony-placek) is an expert in the fields of…
S8E6 - Responding to Workplace Mental Challenges as a Leader, with Stu Minshew
Sep 18 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Stu Minshew about overcoming workplace mental challenges (fear, anxiety, & burnout) as a leader. See the video here: https://youtu.be/5guYZptnj5w. Stu Minshew (https://www.linkedin.com/in/stuminshew/)…
S8E5 - Succeeding as a Women Executive in a Male-Dominated Industry, with Laurina Esposito
Sep 16 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Laurina Esposito about succeeding as a women executive in a male-dominated industry. See the video here: https://youtu.be/bDg0K3Tr-3Y. Laurina Esposito (www.LinkedIn.com/in/laurinaesposito) is the CEO…
S8E4 - Personal Transformation - Waking Up Your Authentic Self, with Charlie Hartwell
Sep 16 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Charlie Hartwell about fostering your personal transformation and waking up your authentic self. See the video here: https://youtu.be/cJRZ96genZ8. Charlie Hartwell…
S8E3 - Leveraging Healthy Mindset to Increase Productivity and Leadership, with Jarrod Haning
Sep 15 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jarrod Haning about leveraging healthy mindset to increase productivity and leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/JI3A0RYdEk8. Award winning speaker featured on ABC Nightline for his Real…
S8E2 - Leveraging Creativity to Live and Work Abundantly, with Robert A. Belle
Sep 15 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Robert A. Belle about leveraging creativity to live and work abundantly. See the video here: https://youtu.be/knxoEVAT10w. Robert A. Belle…
S8E1 - Finding Flow in Work and Daily Life, with Orin Davis
Sep 14 • 33 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Orin Davis about finding flow in work and daily life. See the video here: https://youtu.be/r4BkCSbb980. Orin Davis (https://www.linkedin.com/in/davisoc/) earned his doctorate in positive psychology, and…
Season 8 Preview
Sep 14 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast Season 8 Preview, I reflect on where we have come over the last several months of the podcast and tease what will be coming in Season 8. Ranked in the Top 15 Personal Development and Self-Improvement Podcasts:…
S7E30 - Inspiring TED Talks - Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Action, with Simon Sinek
Sep 13 • 33 min
As part of our new “Inspiring TED Talks” series, spotlighting can’t-miss TED Talks and their key takeaways, Dr. Westover explores Simon Sinek’s famous 2009 TED Talk, “Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Action.” See the full video and all of the…
S7E29 - As Seen on Forbes - Fostering and Sustaining Institutional and Interpersonal Trust as a Leader
Sep 12 • 9 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “Fostering and Sustaining Institutional and Interpersonal Trust as a Leader.” Just like individuals need to develop trust in order to sustain productive and meaningful…
S7E28 - Increasing Your Leadership Energy and Capacity During Difficult Times, with Beth Miller
Sep 10 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Beth Armknecht Miller about increasing your leadership energy and capacity during difficult times. See the video here: https://youtu.be/6eKJrqmWNsc. Beth Armknecht Miller…
S7E27 - Fostering Creativity in the Workplace, with Nir Bashan
Sep 10 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Nir Bashan about fostering creativity in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/sNt4k9jTsMU. From working with Hollywood and music stars like Woody Harrelson and Rod Stewart, Nir Bashan…
S7E26 - Finding Self-Worth and Improving our Workplace Relationships, with Alison Donaghey
Sep 9 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alison Donaghey about finding our self-worth and improving our workplace relationships. See the video here: https://youtu.be/DAPwUOsw-Jg. Alison Donaghey (https://www.linkedin.com/in/alisondonaghey/)…
S7E25 - Empowering Teams and Supporting Employees through Times of Uncertainty, with Summer Jensen
Sep 9 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Summer Jensen about empowering teams and supporting employees through times of uncertainty. See the video here: https://youtu.be/cO4GTGPQ3y0. Summer Jensen (https://www.linkedin.com/in/summerjensen/) is…
S7E24 - Learning from People Management Mistakes and Making Sure Employees are Heard, with Mike Vannelli
Sep 8 • 27 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Mike Vannelli about learning from people management mistakes and making sure employee’s ideas are heard. See the video here: https://youtu.be/uhR4BvKlUsI. Mike Vannelli…
S7E23 - A Purpose-Driven Career, with Paul Samakow
Sep 8 • 29 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Paul Samakow about the importance of having a purpose driven career. See the video here: https://youtu.be/8dpCEd-j7GE. Paul Samakow (https://www.linkedin.com/in/paulsamakow/), a 40-year veteran…
S7E22 - Finding Success in Life and in Your Career, with Jacqueline Maddison
Sep 7 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jacqueline Maddison about finding success in life and in your career. See the video here: https://youtu.be/mGoLEJfoRfs. An innovative and strong-willed entrepreneur, Jacqueline Maddison…
S7E21 - As Seen on Medium - Employee Rights in the Workplace?
Sep 6 • 5 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Medium article, “Employee Rights in the Workplace?” Ranked in the Top 15 Personal Development and Self-Improvement Podcasts: https://blog.feedspot.com/personal_development_podcasts/ ; Ranked in…
S7E20 - Effectively Measuring and Sustaining Team Performance, with Juliana Marulanda
Sep 4 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Juliana Marulanda about effectively measuring and sustaining team performance. See the video here: https://youtu.be/CZJCekkyEQo. Juliana Marulanda (https://www.linkedin.com/in/julianamarulanda/) is a…
S7E19 - Employee Well-Being in the Workplace, with Erin Coupe
Sep 4 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Erin Coupe about employee well-being in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/sEkhq97PoTs. Erin Coupe (https://www.linkedin.com/in/erin-coupe/) has spent 17 years in three global…
S7E18 - Strengthening the Gut-Brain Connection to Improve Employee Mental Health, with Dale L’Ecuyer
Sep 3 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dale L’Ecuyer about steps employees can take to strengthen the gut-brain connection to improve their mental health. See the video here: https://youtu.be/HzDhE38Px7I. Dale L’Ecuyer…
S7E17 - The Keys to Success with a Distributed Workforce, with Clark Merkley
Sep 3 • 38 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Clark Merkley about the keys to success with a distributed workforce. See the video here: https://youtu.be/LChhBhqQoYQ. Clark Merkley (https://www.linkedin.com/in/clarkmerkley/) is the Executive…
S7E16 - Three Reasons Why Women Are Quitting the Race to the C Suite and What to do about It, with Dr. Ronke Dosunmu
Sep 2 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Ronke Dosunmu about the reasons why women are quitting the race to the C Suite and what to do about it. See the video here: https://youtu.be/hqYuwP5J_to. Dr. Ronke Dosunmu…
S7E15 - Finding the Courage to Lead Your Situation, Team, Work Environment, and Relationships, with Terry Sidford
Sep 2 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Terry Sidford about finding the courage to lead your situation, team, work environment, and relationships. See the video here: https://youtu.be/YUCHCo92cZk. Terry Sidford…
S7E14 - Employee Mental Health and Well-being, with Gina Heumann
Sep 1 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Gina Heumann about employee mental health and well-being and providing appropriate accommodations in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/DdNbqJd0V-0. Gina Heumann…
S7E13 - The Dynamics of Successful Speaker-Listener Exchanges, with Graham Bodie
Aug 31 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Graham Bodie about the dynamics of successful speaker-listener exchanges in effective leadership and driving successful teams and organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/23r_iIwF35I.…
S7E12 - Navigating the Impact of COVID-19 on Women in the Workplace, with Christine Rose
Aug 31 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Christine Rose about how leaders can successfully navigate the impact of COVID-19 on women in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Coq6MeG_JnI. A mom of two adult daughters, Christine…
S7E11 - How Change Impacts Individuals Mentally and Emotionally, with Marjorie Warkentin
Aug 28 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Marjorie Warkentin about how change impacts individuals mentally and emotionally and how to break down resistance to change within organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/5rmopARSMNA.…
S7E10 - Finding the Hidden Solutions to Drive Innovation, with Stephen Shapiro
Aug 28 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Stephen Shapiro about finding the hidden solutions to drive innovation. See the video here: https://youtu.be/uqVEkW5xd_s. Stephen Shapiro (https://www.linkedin.com/in/shapiroinnovates/) started his…
S7E9 - Frame of Mind Coaching™ Podcast - Do You Have Sycophant Syndrome
Aug 27 • 33 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, we share Dr. Westover’s recent discussion with Kim Ades, President and Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching™, about leadership, crisis management and sycophant syndrome. See the video here: https://youtu.be/LuglygSC6Hk. Ranked in…
S7E8 - People Development and Inspiration as a Skill, with Barry Rellaford
Aug 27 • 35 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Barry Rellaford about his work with learning and development companies and inspiration as a skill. See the video here: https://youtu.be/cCS7Qcc9UxQ. Barry Rellaford…
S7E7 - Finding and Fostering a Powerful and Persuasive Leadership Voice, with Cynthia Zhai
Aug 27 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Cynthia Zhai about finding and fostering a powerful and persuasive leadership voice. See the video here: https://youtu.be/rU9WKLoLILY. Cynthia Zhai (https://www.linkedin.com/in/cynthiazhai/) is a Voice…
S7E6 - COVID-19, Virtual Labor, and Economic and Employee Well-being in the Future of Work
Aug 26 • 47 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, we share Dr. Westover’s recent presentation at the International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies Annual Conference, titled: “COVID-19, Virtual Labor, and Economic and Employee Well-being in the Future of Work.” See the…
S7E5 - Cognitive Dominance, Dealing with Stress, and Improved Decision Making, with Dr. Mark McLaughlin
Aug 26 • 42 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Mark McLaughlin about cognitive dominance, dealing with stress, and improved decision making. See the video here: https://youtu.be/aEqjeA7RlYc. Dr. Mark McLaughlin…
S7E4 - Conflict Resilience and Effectively Managing Conflict within Organizations, with Emi Garzitto
Aug 25 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Emi Garzitto about conflict resilience and effectively managing conflict within organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Ua18laocK_Y. Emi Garzitto (https://www.linkedin.com/in/emigarzitto/)…
S7E3 - Leading through Listening in Uncertain Times, with Michael Reddington
Aug 24 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michael Reddington about leading through listening in uncertain times. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Nh55U5sPcno. Michael Reddington, CFI (https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelreddingtoncfi/) is a…
S7E2 - Building Your Personal Human Capital, with Jeannie Burlowski
Aug 24 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jeannie Burlowski about building you personal human capital. See the video here: https://youtu.be/ZHjsYeNGsxs. Jeannie Burlowski (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeannieburlowski/) is a full-time academic…
S7E1 - As Seen on Forbes - The Power of Listening
Aug 23 • 9 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “The Power of Listening.” As we lead in organizations, we need to cultivate our self-understanding and our understanding of others through active and compassionate listening. See…
Season 7 Preview
Aug 22 • 6 min
In this HCI Podcast Season 7 Preview, I reflect on where we have come over the last several months of the podcast and tease what will be coming in Season 7. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app…
S6E30 - Purpose, Leadership, and the Emergence of the Purpose Economy, with Gabrielle Bosché
Aug 21 • 22 min
In this HCI Podcast Episode, Dr. Westover talks with Gabrielle Bosché about purpose, leadership, and the emergence of the “purpose economy.” See the video here: https://youtu.be/65mOQ4rzUeg. Gabrielle Bosché (Bo-Shay)…
S6E29 - Leadership Development, Modeling, Coach, and Mentoring within Organizations, with Peter R. Montoya
Aug 21 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Peter R. Montoya about power, influence, and leadership - the ability to achieve intended results with others. We focus on leadership development, modeling, coaching, and mentoring within organizations.…
S6E28 - Developing Effective Habits and Building them Into Virtues, with Ian Reynolds
Aug 19 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Ian Reynolds about developing effective habits and building them into virtues in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/3T-zNFVwh2k. Ian Reynolds…
S6E27 - The Power of Personality and Reputation, with Chrisa Zindros Boyce
Aug 19 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Chrisa Zindros Boyce about the power of personality and reputation. See the video here: Chrisa Zindros Boyce (https://www.linkedin.com/in/chrisa-zindros-boyce-66006a91/) brings over a decade of…
S6E26 - Servant Leadership Series - Calling and Servant Leadership, With Dr. Eric Russell
Aug 19 • 54 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore the concept of career calling as it relates to servant leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/eUY20GYJCWk. Dr. Eric J.…
S6E25 - The New Normal in Business and Supporting Teams to Succeed, with Andy Goldstrom
Aug 18 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Andy Goldstrom about the new normal in business and supporting teams to succeed. See the video here: https://youtu.be/pvzC5owFQMA. As Managing Partner at Midcourse Advisors, Andy Goldstrom…
S6E24 - Effectively Building Teams and Managing Projects, with Elizabeth Pampalone
Aug 17 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Elizabeth Pampalone about effectively building teams and managing projects. See the video here: https://youtu.be/kgNABmjATic. Elizabeth Pampalone (https://www.linkedin.com/in/elizabethpampalone/) is an…
S6E23 - Qualities of Exceptional Leadership, with Alex Beekley
Aug 17 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alex Beekley about the qualities of exceptional leadership and what a good leader does for a team/group/company. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Zsor0QHydIs. Alex Beekley…
S6E22 - Purpose, Intention, and Finding Our Bigger Why, with Preity Üpala
Aug 14 • 33 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Preity Üpala about purpose, intention, and finding our bigger why! See the video here: https://youtu.be/0RX_NuYDrDk. Ms. Preity Üpala (https://www.linkedin.com/in/preity-%C3%BCpala-a5b2444/) is a former…
S6E21 - Effective Values-Based Leadership within Organizations, with Scott F. Paradis
Aug 14 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Scott F. Paradis about effective values-based leadership within organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/-VTY4XR1VZk. Scott F. Paradis (https://www.linkedin.com/in/scott-f-paradis/) is a…
S6E20 - People Management Implications When Scaling an Organization, with Michelle Yu
Aug 13 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michelle Yu about the various people management implications when scaling an organization. See the video here: https://youtu.be/_rKY2vO_yL8. Michelle Yu (https://www.linkedin.com/in/michellekyu/) is a…
S6E19 - Effective Communication and the Compassion Revolution, with Krister Ungerböck
Aug 13 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Krister Ungerböck about effective communication at home and in the workplace and the Compassion Revolution. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Z8LBR1kq-zI. Krister Ungerböck…
S6E18 - Maintaining and Sustaining a Dynamic Organizational Culture, with Twanya Hood Hill
Aug 12 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Twanya Hood Hill about maintaining and sustaining a dynamic organizational culture. See the video here: https://youtu.be/WTw0BwyFTJk. Twanya Hood Hill (https://www.linkedin.com/in/twanyahoodhill/) is…
S6E17 - Fostering a Resilience Mindset as a Leader and in Supporting Your People, with Jenn Lofgren
Aug 12 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jenn Lofgren about fostering a resilience mindset as a leader and in supporting your people. See the video here: https://youtu.be/TOL-1Vlfh8I. A Master Certified Coach, Speaker and Facilitator, Jenn…
S6E16 - Servant Leadership Series - Credibility and Servant Leadership, with Dr. Eric Russell
Aug 12 • 38 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore the concept of credibility as it relates to servant leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/YyePa1eLVaU. Dr. Eric J.…
S6E15 - Common Gaps in Leadership Training and Common Leadership Struggles in Organizations, with Rick Davis
Aug 11 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Rick Davis about common gaps in leadership training and common leadership struggles in organizations. See the video: https://youtu.be/8S8CZ-IZVIY. Rick Davis…
S6E14 - The Alchemy of Leadership and Marketing, with Britt Bolnick
Aug 11 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Britt Bolnick about the alchemy of leadership and marketing. See the video here: https://youtu.be/lVAjjDbVXKE. Britt Bolnick (https://www.linkedin.com/in/britt-bolnick-a37b6929/) is a successful biz…
S6E13 - Investing in People and Preparing Front-line Leaders, with Grace Judson
Aug 10 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Grace Judson about investing in people and preparing front-line leaders. See the video here: https://youtu.be/lLCemxYd9ys. Grace Judson (https://www.linkedin.com/in/gracejudson/) is a self-proclaimed…
S6E12 - Responding to Adversity in Our Personal Lives and in the Workplace, with Andrea Wilson Woods
Aug 10 • 33 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Andrea Wilson Woods about responding to adversity in our personal lives and how leaders can be more supportive of their people in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/1YmQl0RuSjA. Andrea…
S6E11 - Black Lives Matter and Our Responsibilities as Individuals and Organizational Leaders, with Regina G. Hanson
Aug 7 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Regina G. Hanson about Black Lives Matter and our responsibilities as individuals and organizational leaders in this moment. See the video here: https://youtu.be/3mfQSZRpcIA. Regina G. Hanson…
S6E10 - Servant Leadership Series - Vision and Servant Leadership, with Eric. Russell
Aug 7 • 23 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore the concept of vision as it relates to servant leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/F6C6-3ELTfI. Dr. Eric J. Russell is…
S6E9 - Fostering Self-Worth, Human Purpose, and Self-Development in Organizations, with Treveal C.W. Lynch
Aug 7 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Treveal C.W. Lynch about fostering self-worth and self-development in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/KDT7fRMpvrA. Treveal C.W. Lynch…
S6E8 - Fostering Self-Leadership within Organizations, with Dr. Benjamin Ritter
Aug 6 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Benjamin Ritter about fostering self-leadership within organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Ew6qQ6PPy6I. Dr. Benjamin Ritter (https://www.linkedin.com/in/ritterbenj/), founder of Live…
S6E7 - People-Centric Organizational Culture and Health, with Jeff Ruby
Aug 6 • 19 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jeff Ruby about People-Centric Organizational Culture and Health. See the video here: https://youtu.be/aIisEMM1UTI. Jeff Ruby (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffrubytampa/) began his business career in…
S6E6 - Agile Strategy and Emerging Opportunities During the Pandemic, with Jeremy Brown
Aug 6 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jeremy Brown about agile strategy and emerging opportunities during the pandemic. See the video here: https://youtu.be/DviJgxrQ9lk. Jeremy Brown (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeremyryanbrown/) is a…
S6E5 - The Importance of Personal Professional Branding, with Ian Moyse
Aug 4 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Ian Moyse about the importance of personal professional branding. See the video here: https://youtu.be/iS0JhLUNUbw. Ian Moyse (https://www.linkedin.com/in/ianmoyse/) is EMEA Sales Director for Natterbox…
S6E4 - The Importance of Effective Leadership Coaching in Organizations, with Julie M. Wilson
Aug 4 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Julie M. Wilsonn about the importance of effective leadership coaching in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/KR9IxjfLvCM. Julie M. Wilson…
S6E3 - Successful Mentorship and Lessons in Leadership, with Adam Mendler
Aug 3 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Adam Mendler about successful mentorship and lessons in leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/TieE2BTlrvo. Adam Mendler (https://www.linkedin.com/in/adammendler/) is the Chief Executive…
S6E2 - Protecting the Health of Vulnerable Employees, with Holly Bertone
Aug 3 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Holly Bertone about autoimmune disease and workplace accommodations to protect the health of vulnerable employees. See the video here: https://youtu.be/teZKTCpd_qs. Holly Bertone, PMP, CNHP…
S6E1 - As Seen On Forbes - The Necessity Of Consciously Inclusive Leadership
Aug 1 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “The Necessity Of Consciously Inclusive Leadership.” See the full article here:…
Season 6 Preview
Aug 1 • 4 min
In this HCI Podcast Season 6 Preview episode, Dr. Westover briefly reflects on the first five season of the podcast and provides an overview and preview of what is in store for season 6 of the podcast. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
S5E30 - As Seen on Forbes - Transformative Leadership: How To Help Others Become ‘Bluer Than Indigo’
Aug 1 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “Transformative Leadership: How To Help Others Become ‘Bluer Than Indigo’.” See the full article here:…
S5E29 - National Leadership Development Day Webinar: An Iterative Model of Self-Sustaining Authentic Servant Leadership
Jul 31 • 48 min
In this HCI Webinar session, part of National Leadership Development Day, participants will learn about developing an authentic leadership style grounded in Servant Leadership Theory. They will learn about the reciprocal process between self-discovery and…
S5E28 - Successful Remote Work and Thriving during COVID, with Scott Orn
Jul 31 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Scott Orn about remote work and how organizations are dealing with it and learning to thrive during Covid. See the video here: https://youtu.be/UHFZYzYkvNE. Scott Orn…
S5E27 - Standing Out in a Job Search, Finding Stability and Connection, and Supporting Employees During Times of Uncertainty, with Kyle Elliott
Jul 31 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kyle Elliott about standing out in a job search, finding stability and connection, and supporting employees during times of uncertainty. See the video here: https://youtu.be/hcwwS5j09I8. Kyle Elliott,…
S5E26 - The Connection Between Sports and Leadership, Self Care, and Mental Health, with Sarah Wolfer
Jul 31 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Sarah Wolfer about the connection between sports and leadership, being a pro athlete, self care, mental health. See the video here: Sarah Wolfer (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarahwolfer/) is the CEO and…
S5E25 - Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurship and Success DNA in Supporting Leaders, with Alex Kuhn
Jul 31 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alex Kuhn about purpose-driven entrepreneurship and success DNA in supporting leaders. See the video here: https://youtu.be/xK6KIXLmg4c. Alex Kuhn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexkuhnco/), the founder…
S5E24 - Bonding and Bridging Social Capital in Organizations, with Dr. Froswa’ Booker-Drew
Jul 30 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Froswa’ Booker-Drew about bonding and bridging capital in organizations, as they connect to diversity and inclusion and being a successful leader. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Hkas7jhxqNE.…
S5E23 - Empowering Women Leaders, with Wanda Booth
Jul 30 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Wanda Booth about empowering women leaders. See the video here: https://youtu.be/5TSTrJkDVBw. Wanda Booth (https://www.linkedin.com/in/wandabooth/) is a Business Strategist helping the Million Dollar…
S5E22 - Servant Leadership Series - Empowerment and Delegation, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jul 30 • 39 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore the concepts of empowerment and delegation as they relate to servant leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/fTYCBCIl3C4.…
S5E21 - The History of Industrial Revolutions, the Transition of Human Capital, and the Shifting Future of Work, with Dave Broker
Jul 29 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dave Broker about the history of industrial revolutions, the transition of human capital, and the shifting future of work. See the video here: https://youtu.be/rmOY0w87Jl0. Dave Broker is the host of…
S5E20 - Creating a Culture of Transparency and Trust in Organizations, with Shell Phelps
Jul 29 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Shell Phelps about creating a culture of transparency and trust in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/dOo5MuEq7uQ. Shell Phelps…
S5E19 - Implementing Mindfulness in the Workplace, with Marcy Westcott
Jul 28 • 27 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Marcy Westcott about the importance of mindfulness and implementing mindfulness in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/F63oVsE6ozc. Founder of The Still State Meditation & Mindfulness…
S5E18 - Turning Chaos into Calm, with Alina Maryles Haitz
Jul 28 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alina Maryles Haitz about turning chaos into calm and addressing workplace inclusion efforts. See the video here: https://youtu.be/aZqVmj8Q0rk. Alina Maryles Haitz…
S5E17 - Comparative International Contexts, Cultures, and Identities in Organizations, with Chris Smit
Jul 28 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Chris Smit about comparative international context, cultural differences, and identities and how organizational leaders can better prepare their diverse workforce for the challenges of working in an…
S5E16 - Cracking the Leadership Code, with Alain Hunkins
Jul 28 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alain Hunkins about effective leadership and his new book, Cracking the Leadership Code: Three Secrets to Building Strong Leaders. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Hy_0ENl-gK0. Alain Hunkins…
S5E15 - Making Employee Mental Health a Priority in Organizational Culture and Practice, with Jessi Beyer
Jul 27 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jessi Beyer about making employee mental health a priority in organizational culture and practice. See the video here: https://youtu.be/GZGWEnGi614. Jessi Beyer…
S5E14 - Individual, Team, and Organizational Motivation and Success, with Michael Arterberry
Jul 27 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michael Arterberry about individual, team, and organizational motivation and success. See the video here: https://youtu.be/7J361FCYUNM. Michael Arterberry…
S5E13 - The Power of Relationships and Leveraging Human Capital, with Zak Romanoff
Jul 27 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Zak Romanoff about the power of relationships and leveraging human capital. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Tz31DvUcO7A. Zak Romanoff (https://www.linkedin.com/in/zakromanoff/) is President of OMNI…
S5E12 - Career Shifts, Marketing for Success, and the Power of Persuasion, with Karen Tibbals
Jul 27 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Karen Tibbals about career shifts, marketing for leadership and business success, and the power of persuasion. See the video here: https://youtu.be/2qRn_4vSc34. Karen Tibbals…
S5E11 - Personality Styles, Team Dynamics, and Leadership, with Merrick Rosenberg
Jul 24 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Merrick Rosenberg about personality traits, team dynamics, and leadership in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/1PPcZ5Vg1dc. Merrick Rosenberg…
S5E10 - Employee Well-being, Inclusion, and Becoming an Employer of Choice, with Orin Davis
Jul 24 • 21 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Orin Davis about employee well-being, inclusion, and becoming an employer of choice. See the video here: https://youtu.be/4U5EkYSUr-o. Orin Davis (https://www.linkedin.com/in/davisoc/) earned his…
S5E9 - Organizational Development and Cycles of Change, with Sasha Laghonh
Jul 24 • 26 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Sasha Laghonh about organizational development and cycles of change. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Hb69W5lBQIo. Sasha Laghonh (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sashatalks/) is the founder of Sasha…
S5E8 - Effective Story Telling to Drive Leadership and Organizational Success, with Geoffrey Klein
Jul 24 • 24 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, I talk with Geoffrey Klein talk about effective story telling in organizations to drive leadership and organizational success. See the video here: https://youtu.be/ae3qY5-jkWc. Geoffrey Klein, the Story Guy, is a speaker, an…
S5E7 - The Power of Language in Inspiring Others, with John Klymshyn
Jul 23 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with John Klymshyn about the power of language in inspiring others. See the video here: https://youtu.be/ge5tat43KUY. John Klymshyn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnklymshyn/) is an author, speaker and coach…
S5E6 - Fear, Acceptance, Focus, Leadership, and Courage, with Jeremy Neves
Jul 23 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jeremy Neves about fear, acceptance, focus, desires, parenting, leadership, courage, and love. See the video here: https://youtu.be/H5QoNeAnlh4. JEREMY NEVES As a founder, investor, and consultant,…
S5E5 - Resilience and Overcoming Adversity to Drive Leadership Development, with Tyrone Smith
Jul 22 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast interview, Dr. Westover talks with Tyrone Smith about resilience and overcoming adversity to drive leadership development. See the video here: https://youtu.be/6POIdDMVDjU. Former NFL Player I Business Professional I Author I…
S5E4 - Performance, Accountability, and Building Resilience in Organizations, with Dr. Russell Thackeray
Jul 22 • 23 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Russell Thackeray about performance, accountability, and building employee resilience in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/xWCmhDtFXlg. Dr. Russell Thackeray…
S5E3 - Servant Leadership Series - Foresight and Servant Leadership, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jul 22 • 46 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore foresight and servant leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/c_qSzK6iGYU. Dr. Eric J. Russell is an Associate Professor in…
S5E2 - Responding to Adversity, Ambiguity and Change, with Steve Gavatorta
Jul 21 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Steve Gavatorta about responding to adversity, ambiguity and change. See the video here: https://youtu.be/0MS7OAP-xFY. Steve Gavatorta (https://www.linkedin.com/in/gavatorta/), owner of the Steve…
S5E1 - Extreme Uncertainty, Scenario Planning, and a Healthy Remote Work Culture, with Amie Devero
Jul 21 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Amie Devero about the challenge of planning in extreme uncertainty, scenario planning, and creating a remote culture that doesn’t leave behind more junior employees. See the video here:…
Season 5 Preview
Jul 21 • 5 min
In this HCI Podcast Season 5 Preview episode, Dr. Westover briefly reflects on the first four season of the podcast and provides an overview and preview of what is in store for season 5 of the podcast. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
S4E30 - Public Speaking and Presentation Skills, with Brenden Kumarasamy
Jul 21 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Brenden Kumarasamy about developing effective public speaking and presentation skills to drive greater impact in our careers. See the video here: https://youtu.be/LHjsMH66aBY. Brenden Kumarasamy…
S4E29 - Role Perception, Work, and Changing the World, with Carol Sanford
Jul 21 • 33 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Carol Sanford about our various roles, how we view those differently to impact change, and how these roles carry over into our work. See the video here: Carol Sanford…
S4E28 - Designing Meaningful Work during COVID-19: Implications for Managers & the Future of Work
Jul 18 • 63 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, we share Dr. Westover’s recent ISQOLS webinar. This webinar summarizes a series of studies comparing job satisfaction and its determinants across 37 countries, based on data from the most recent wave of the International…
S4E27 - Time Management, Productivity, and Relieving Stress in the Workplace, w/ Alexis Haselberger
Jul 15 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Alexis Haselberger about time management, productivity, and relieving and reducing stress in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Sp9U_Uc_aHQ. Alexis Haselberger…
S4E26 - COVID-19, Organizational Potential, and Engaging Remote Teams, with John Neral
Jul 15 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with John Neral about how organizational potential has changed because of COVID-19 and how leaders can create more engagement with their remote teams. See the video here: https://youtu.be/_0gPKFUDOH4. John…
S4E25 - Effective Performance Management, with Caroline Ceniza-Levine
Jul 15 • 25 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Caroline Ceniza-Levine about effective performance management practices in organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/qndoM0l9Dko. Caroline Ceniza-Levine…
S4E24 - The ROI of Gratitude, Active Gratitude, and the Gratitude Lifestyle, with Kristin Petrucci
Jul 15 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kristin Petrucci about the importance of gratitude, a gratitude lifestyle, and the ROI of gratitude. See the video here: https://youtu.be/2EkzbZcNp6Y. Kristin Petrucci…
S4E23 - Servant Leadership Series - The Power of Persuasion, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jul 15 • 48 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Eric Russell as they continue their weekly servant leadership discussions and explore the power of persuasion. See the video here: https://youtu.be/xgtWkeDlPis. Dr. Eric J. Russell is an Associate…
S4E22 - Changing Directions, Empowering Employees, and Helping Others to Achieve their Dreams, with Mary Miller
Jul 14 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Mary Miller about being willing and able to pivot, change directions, daring to dream, and helping to improve the lives of those around you. See the video here: https://youtu.be/KMnaNXZ2eyU. Mary Miller…
S4E21 - Disruptive Technologies, Predictive Analytics, and the Future of Work, with Rebecca Costa
Jul 14 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Rebecca D. Costa about disruptive technologies, predictive analytics, and the future of work. See the video here: https://youtu.be/WoXEyRApzu4. Rebecca D. Costa is an American sociobiologist and…
S4E20 - Career Passions, Healthy Workplace Relationships, and Humble Leadership, with Jay Hodge
Jul 14 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jay Hodge about his career passion of helping organizations to better engage their employees, creating more healthy workplace relationships, and the importance of humble leadership. See the video here:…
S4E19 - Assessing Life Goals, Changing Career Trajectories, and Getting Out of Corporate America, with Lane Kawaoka
Jul 8 • 29 min
In this HCI podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Lane Kawaoka about the shifts in his career, starting in civil engineering and construction management, leaving the corporate grind, and ultimately getting into real-estate and investment strategies to…
S4E18 - Create an Innovative Environment in Organizations, with Terry Rich
Jul 8 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Terry Rich about creating an environment to promote creativity and innovation within organizations and the importance of being an ethical leader that demonstrates integrity in all things. See the video…
S4E17 - Servant Leadership Series – The Importance of Listening for Organizational Success, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jul 8 • 46 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Eric Russell continue their weekly servant leadership discussions. This week they focus on the the foundational nature of listening in servant leadership and its necessity for successful, healthy…
S4E16 - Creating a Culture of Love in the Workplace, with Michael McFall
Jul 6 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michael McFall about his business philosophy of creating a “culture of love in the workplace.” See the video here: https://youtu.be/N2qqTbpq3fQ. Michael McFall (https://www.linkedin.com/in/mike-biggby/)…
S4E15 - Dispersing Power and Strengthening the Voices of Others, with Kevin Hancock
Jul 6 • 34 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kevin Hancock about dispersing power in organizations and strengthening the voices of others through the championing of a work culture where everyone leads and every voice is trusted, respected, and…
S4E14 - HCI Research Snapshot - The Importance of Scheduling Flexibility at Work
Jul 5 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares the recent HCI Research Snapshot titled, “The Importance of Scheduling Flexibility at Work.” To read this HCI Research Snapshot in it’s entirety, along with all of the HCI research blog posts, one sheets,…
S4E13 - HCI Research Snapshot - Working from Home
Jul 5 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares a recent HCI Research Snapshot titled, “Working from Home.” To read this HCI Research Snapshot, as well as all other HCI original research one sheets, snapshots, briefs, articles, and books, please visit…
S4E12 - Creating Healthy Organizational Cultures, LGBTQ+ Advocacy, and Consciously Inclusive Leadership, with Dr. Steve Yacovelli
Jun 29 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Steve Yacovelli about inclusive organizational cultures and consciously inclusive leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/BJwaApL81zE. Dr. Steve Yacovelli…
S4E11 - Servant Leadership Series - Developing People, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jun 29 • 49 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Eric Russell continue their weekly servant leadership series discussions. This week, they discuss developing people and Dr. Jim Laub’s work on the topic. Dr. Laub is best known for building the…
S4E10 - Overview of Recently Published HCI Research Brief: “The State of Global Worker Satisfaction”
Jun 28 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares an overview of the recently published HCI Research Brief, “The State of Global Worker Satisfaction,” written with Dr. Maureen Andrade, HCI Research Associate. In this research brief, Dr. Westover and Dr.…
S4E9 - Overview of HCI’s Recently Published Research Brief: “Designing Work during COVID-19”
Jun 28 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares part of the recent HCI Research Brief, “Designing Work during COVID-19: Implications for Managers & the Future of Work,” written with Dr. Maureen Andrade, HCI Research Associate. This 25-page report…
S4E8 - Building Agile Leadership to Drive Successful Change Management, with Michaela Lindinger
Jun 26 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michaela Lindinger about building agile leadership capacities and capabilities to drive successful change management initiatives. See the video here: https://youtu.be/JY4bpZW6W6g. Michaela Lindinger…
S4E7 - Servant Leadership Series - The Importance of Awareness of Self, Others, and Situations, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jun 24 • 46 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover and Dr. Eric Russell continue their weekly discussions on aspects of servant leadership. This week they focus their discussion on the importance of awareness today, awareness of self, others, and situational, as…
S4E6 - As Seen on Forbes - The Role of Systems Thinking in Organizational Change and Development
Jun 19 • 8 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “The Role of Systems Thinking in Organizational Change and Development.” See the full article here:…
S4E5 - Distributed Leadership and Developing an Experimentation Culture, with Anand Tamboli
Jun 19 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Anand Tamboli about distributed leadership and developing an experimentation culture. See the video here: https://youtu.be/XyMrW6Hqsio. See the transcript here. Anand Tamboli…
S4E4 - How Do You Do Organizational Development and Why is People-Centered Leadership So Important?
Jun 19 • 33 min
Earlier this week Dr. Westover was interviewed on the “Listen to Trends, Innovation & Business Model Podcast” with Michael Thiemann. This podcast is about organizational development and human-centric business models. Many companies are reactive. Trends…
S4E3 - Driving Successful Organizational Change Initiatives, with Scott Anderson
Jun 19 • 34 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Scott Anderson about working with executive teams to drive successful organizational change initiatives. See the video here: https://youtu.be/GwS9kvfuMn4. As a change management and business…
S4E2 - Communicating Support: Working From Home During COVID-19
Jun 19 • 34 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associates Dr. Maria Blevins, Dr. Leandra Hernandez, and Dr. Jessica Pauly discuss statistics around the current work-from-home (WFH) context, challenges of working from home, advice for managers during this time,…
S4E1 - The Biggest Concerns for HR Leaders in the Next 90 Days, with Amy Dufrane
Jun 19 • 43 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Amy Dufrane, CEO of HRCI, about the biggest challenges facing HR leaders right now, the biggest concern for HR in the next 90 days, how to make HR more business relevant, and her journey in…
Season 4 Preview
Jun 19 • 4 min
In this HCI Podcast Season 4 Preview, Dr. Westover teases the upcoming Season 4 premium episode with Dr. Amy Dufrane, CEO of the HR Certification Institute. He also highlights some of what to expect in Season 4. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
S3E30 - Servant Leadership Series - Stewardship in Leadership and Followership, with Eric Russell
Jun 15 • 51 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Jonathan H. Westover and HCI Research Associate, Dr. Eric Russell continue their weekly series on servant leadership. This week they discuss the importance of stewardship in leadership and followership. See the video here:…
S3E29 - Mindfulness as a Driver of Focus, Peace, and Joy, with Joree Rose
Jun 12 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Joree Rose about the importance of mindfulness to reduce stress and anxiety and to increase attention, focus, peace, happiness, and joy. See the video here: https://youtu.be/b1PCRgFvsBE. Joree Rose, MA,…
S3E28 - Spirituality, Mindfulness, and Healthy Corporate Culture, with Lynette Reed
Jun 12 • 32 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Lynette Reed about mindfulness, conflict resolution, spirituality, and healthy corporate culture. See the video here: https://youtu.be/li53T7AszDY. Dr. Lynette Reed…
S3E27 - Successful Talent Management to Drive Organizational Success, with David Yudis
Jun 11 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. David Yudis about successful talent management and development to drive organizational success. See the video here: https://youtu.be/nrrPtTgT890. David Yudis…
S3E26 - Leadership in Practice: Sir Ernest Shackleton
Jun 11 • 11 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Maureen Andrade shares the leadership example of Sir Ernest Shackleton. How many people would volunteer for a job with low wages, constant danger, and doubtful success? More than you think. Of the…
S3E25 - Empathy Mapping, Generating Buy-in, and Successful Organizational Change, with Douglas Flory
Jun 11 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Douglas Flory about empathy mapping, generating buy-in, successful organizational change, and his journey at LogMeIn. See the video here: https://youtu.be/A3vEf33-AUU. Douglas Flory…
S3E24 - Leadership for Change: Reframing
Jun 11 • 9 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Maureen Andrade talks about leadership for change through reframing. The ability to lead change and anticipate its impact in an organization is a critical leadership skill. Bolman and Deal’s…
S3E23 - Servant Leadership Series - Healing of Self, Others, Organizations, and Societies, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jun 9 • 53 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Eric Russell about the concept of healing; healing of self, healing of others, healing of organizations, and healing of societies, particularly within the current socio-political context. See the…
S3E22 - The Vertical of Power, Sycophant Syndrome, and the Harm to Organizations, with Frederick White
Jun 8 • 38 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Frederick White about the verticals of power, sycophant syndrome, and how both harm organizations, with a special focus on Vladimir Putin’s Russia and the higher education context. See the video…
S3E21 - Dr. Martin Luther King’s historic Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Jun 7 • 58 min
Are you looking to better understand systemic racism, white privilege, and the #BlackLivesMatter movement? In this HCI Podcast episode, we share Dr. Martin Luther King’s historic Letter from a Birmingham Jail. Though he wrote this letter a little over 57…
S3E20 - As Seen on Forbes - How Much Are Toxic Leaders Costing Your Business?
Jun 6 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “How Much Are Toxic Leaders Costing Your Business?” See the article here:…
S3E19 - Expanding Our Vision of Social Impact
Jun 6 • 35 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, we share Dr. Westover and HCI Contributor, Summer Valente’s presentation from April 17 at the Ashoka Exchange conference! #ashokaexchange2020 The title of their presentation was, “Expanding Our Vision of Social Impact.” You…
S3E18 - Teaching Social Innovation: Context Matters and Opportunity Knocks
Jun 6 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, we share HCI Contributors, Marissa Getts and Cassie Bingham’s presentation on April 17th at the Ashoka Exchange conference! #ashokaexchange2020 The title of their session was, “Teaching Social Innovation: Context Matters and…
S3E17 - Authentic Servant Leadership on the “Be a Leader Podcast”
Jun 5 • 5 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover is featured on the Be a Leader Podcast, where he shares a daily leadership tip about authentic servant leadership. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app…
S3E16 - Uncertainty Soup: Taking Vacations During COVID-19
Jun 5 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associates Dr. Jessica Pauly, Dr. Maria Blevins, and Dr. Leandra Hernandez discuss the reality and safety of taking vacations during COVID-19. Focusing on a communication theory by the name of Uncertainty…
S3E15 - The Role of Training and Evaluation in the Future of Work, with Jim Kirkpatrick
Jun 5 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Jim Kirkpatrick about the role of training and evaluation in organizations currently and how things may change to respond to the shifting future of work. See the video here:…
S3E14 - Strategic Planning and Growth in 2nd Stage Companies, with Michael Vann
Jun 5 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michael Vann about strategic planning, people management, and growth, particularly within 2nd stage companies. See the video here: https://youtu.be/LfRpY7kgE7U. Michael…
S3E13 - Leadership Agility for Personal and Organizational Development and Growth, with Chuen Chuen Yeo
Jun 4 • 35 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Chuen Chuen Yeo about leadership agility for personal and organizational development and growth. Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/ZmPV47_luQk. Chuen Chuen Yeo…
S3E12 - Complacency Syndrome and Creating High Performance Systems to Increase Profitability and Productivity, with Anthony Garcia
Jun 4 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Anthony Garcia about complacency syndrome, how to create high performance work systems, reducing employee turnover, and increase productivity and profitability. See the video here:…
S3E11 - Communicating Company Vision, Mission, and Purpose in a Time of Crisis, with Michael Thiemann
Jun 4 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Michael Thiemann about how to effectively communicate corporate vision, mission, and purpose in a time of crisis. See the video here: https://youtu.be/JDEyuSrAk_0 Dr. Michael Thiemann…
S3E10 - Servant Leadership Series - Humility, Servant Leadership and Successful Organizational Leadership, with Dr. Eric Russell
Jun 3 • 44 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with HCI Research Associate, Dr. Eric Russell, about the role of humility in servant leadership and effective organizational leadership. See the video here: https://youtu.be/wkfwmyUVhYQ Dr. Eric J. Russell…
S3E9 - Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and the Future of Work, with Scott Christianson
Jun 3 • 36 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Scott Christianson about artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning and implications for students and universities, employees and employers, and how it will impact the future of work. See the…
S3E8 - COVID-19 Convo Week 8
Jun 2 • 44 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their weekly discussion about the impacts of COVID-19. • Dr. Leandra…
S3E7 - Engaging & Motivating an Increasingly Virtual Workforce in a post-COVID-19 World
Jun 2 • 29 min
With technological advancements, it was already likely that we would see a continued shift towards more flexible and mobile virtual work in the coming decade. However, due to the impact of COVID-19, there appears to be an acceleration towards this shift.…
S3E6 - COVID-19 Convo Week 7
Jun 2 • 36 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their weekly discussion about the impacts of COVID-19. • Dr. Leandra…
S3E5 - As Seen on Forbes - Maximizing Employee Engagement By Leveraging An Organizational Social Impact Strategy
Jun 2 • 9 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “Maximizing Employee Engagement By Leveraging An Organizational Social Impact Strategy,” where he argues that organizations have a responsibility to give back to and directly…
S3E4 - COVID-19 Convo Week 6
Jun 2 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their weekly discussion about COVID-19 and it’s impacts. • Dr. Leandra…
S3E3 - COVID-19, Virtual Labor, and the Future of Work
Jun 2 • 21 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares a recent article he and Dr. Andrade (HCI Research Associate) wrote for the Nkafu Policy Institute, where they examine the impacts of COVID-19 on the global economy, the role of disruptive technologies on…
S3E2 - COVID-19 Convo Week 5
Jun 2 • 39 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their weekly COVID-19 discussion. • Dr. Leandra H. Hernandez,…
S3E1 - A Conversation with Dave Ulrich, Father of Modern HR
Jun 1 • 51 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with HR thought leader and influencer, Dr. Dave Ulrich. In their discussion, Dave shares his unique approach to HR and people management in organizations and he describes what he thinks organizational…
Season 3 Preview
May 30 • 4 min
In this Season 3 Preview, Dr. Westover shares information about his upcoming Episode 1 interview with Professor Dave Ulrich, major HR thought leader and influencer and the “father of modern HR.” —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
S2E30 - Season 2 Finale, COVID in the House…
May 30 • 20 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover provides a brief recap of Season 2 and teases some of what is to come in Season 3. He also shares his own situation with COVID-19, as it relates to his work and his family. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
S2E29 - Unmasking the Mask - Implications of COVID-19 Mask Wearing in the Workplace
May 29 • 23 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associates Dr. Jessica Pauly, Dr. Maria Blevins, and Dr. Leandra Hernandez discuss issues around mask wearing and mask shaming during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how it all applies to the workplace. —- This episode…
S2E28 - Weekly Leadership Nugget - Listening to the Vital Truth of Silence
May 27 • 7 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Eric Russell, HCI Research Associate, shares this week’s leadership nugget about listening and the role of silence in decision making and leading others. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
S2E27 - Corporate Social Responsibility Programs to Make a Sustainable Social Impact, with Linda Lattimore
May 26 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Linda Lattimore about corporate social responsibility programs to make a sustainable social impact. See the video here: https://youtu.be/RtTSZ_J105A. Linda Lattimore (www.lindalattimore.com) is a…
S2E26 - Employee Trust, Relationships, Engagement, and Authentic Leadership During a Pandemic Response, with Shona Elliott
May 26 • 28 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Shona Elliott about employee trust, relationships, engagement, and authentic leadership during pandemic response. See the video here: https://youtu.be/BhLC3WHLdDA. Shona Elliott…
S2E25 - Affirmation, Freedom, and a Unified Purpose in the Workplace, with Grant Botma
May 26 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Grant Botma about motivating employees with affirmation, freedom, and a unified purpose. See the video here: https://youtu.be/qRLQcJDe-Lc. See the full transcript here: https://tinyurl.com/y4sqvsvs.…
S2E24 - Applying Behavioral Science Expertise to Motivate Workers and Lead Organizations, with Kurt Nelson
May 26 • 31 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kurt Nelson about behavioral sciences and how interdisciplinary frameworks and expertise can be used to motivate workers and successfully lead organizations. See the video here:…
S2E23 - Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace, with Kevin Kan
May 25 • 33 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kevin Kan about leveraging diversity and inclusion in leading organizations. See the video here: https://youtu.be/5XJaBzuL9ZQ. Kevin Kan (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevinkansg/) is a…
S2E22 - How an Urban Monk Became a Corporate Leadership Consultant Focused on Mindfulness in the Workplace, with Pandit Dasa
May 25 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Pandit Dasa about his time as a monk in New York and how he became a corporate leadership consultant focused on mindfulness in the workplace. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Fte0INhF3Tg Pandit Dasa…
S2E21 - EQ, Emotional Intelligence, and Leading with Compassion and Intentionality, with Patricia Carl
May 25 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Patricia Carl about EQ, emotional intelligence, and leading with compassion and intentionality. See the video here: https://youtu.be/vtgJbOSbsVk. Patricia Carl…
S2E20 - Burnout, Meaningful Work, and Creating a Positive Organizational Culture in a Time of Crisis, with David Shar
May 25 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with David Shar about burnout, meaningful work, and creating a positive organizational culture in a time of crisis. See the video here: https://youtu.be/X67wi3TPZ10. The founder of Illuminate PMC, David Shar…
S2E19 - Human Behavior Hacking, Personal Biases, and Leadership, with Susan Ibitz
May 25 • 32 min
In the HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Susan Ibitz about the importance of understanding human behavior in leading others, including understanding personal biases. See the video here: https://youtu.be/Geb-m35pWKU. Susan…
S2E18 - Leading and Coaching for Emotional Resilience in Times of Adversity, with Kim Ades
May 22 • 30 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kim Ades (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimades/), of Frame of Mind Coaching™ and JournalEngine™ Software, about leading and coaching for emotional resilience in times of adversity. See the video of the…
S2E17 - Dr. Westover on Influential Entrepreneurs with Mike Saunders, Business Innovators Radio
May 21 • 26 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover is interviewed by Mike Saunders on his Influential Entrepreneurs show on Business Innovators Radio. They discuss the origins of Human Capital Innovations, LLC, HCI’s unique approach to working with organizations,…
S2E16 - Creating a Dynamic Culture of People-Centric Performance Management in Organizations, with Kaleh Raymond
May 21 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Kaleh Raymond about creating a dynamic culture of people-centric performance management in organizations. Kelah (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kelahnraymond/) has nearly two decades of experience…
S2E15 - Developing Technical Experts to become Vulnerable and Successful Organizational Leaders, with Jeff Harmon
May 21 • 27 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Jeff Harmon about developing technical experts to become vulnerable and successful organizational leaders. Jeff Harmon (https://www.linkedin.com/in/brilliantcoach/) has over 20 years of experience…
S2E14 - The Importance of Self-Awareness and Humility in Successful Leadership, with Lee Eisenstaedt
May 20 • 29 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover talks with Lee Eisenstaedt about effective leadership characteristics, particularly the importance of self-awareness and humility. See webinar verion here: Lee Eisenstaedt (https://www.linkedin.com/in/leeeisens…)…
S2E13 - As Seen on Forbes - Creating a Workplace Culture of Belonging, Diversity and Inclusivity
May 20 • 8 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, “Creating a Workplace Culture of Belonging, Diversity and Inclusivity.” See…
S2E12 - Exploring Professional and Leadership Development with Dr. Nanette Miner
May 18 • 34 min
In this HCI Webinar, Dr. Westover talks with Dr. Nanette Miner, who is a leadership development strategist and founder of The Training Doctor (https://www.trainingdr.com/); a South Carolina-based consulting firm that helps its clients to prepare today,…
S2E11 - COVID-19 Convo Week 4
May 17 • 48 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 4 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their discussion of how COVID has made us re-think labor, climate…
S2E10 - As Seen on Forbes - An Iterative Model of Self-Sustaining Leadership and Service
May 17 • 7 min
There is no silver-bullet, no one-size-fits-all approach that will guide you to individual and organizational success. In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, titled: “An Iterative Model of Self-Sustaining Leadership…
S2E9 - COVID-19 Convo Week 3
May 17 • 50 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 4 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their discussion of COVID impacts on academia, COVID and…
S2E8 - As Seen on Forbes - What a Korean Proverb Teaches us about Diversity in the Workplace
May 17 • 7 min
An important Korean Proverb is “Frog in the Well.” Koreans use this proverb to describe someone who walks through life with blinders on, with tunnel vision or with their head in the sand when it comes to all the diversity present in the world around them.…
S2E7 - COVID-19 Convo Week 2
May 17 • 40 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication continue their discussion of the relationship between labor and COVID,…
S2E6 - As Seen on Forbes - The Importance of a Purpose-Driven Career and Workplace
May 17 • 8 min
Increasingly, employees are seeking enhanced meaning and purpose in their work and the opportunity to impact the broader society in positive ways. In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover shares his recent Forbes article, titled: “The Importance of a…
S2E5 - COVID-19 Convo Week 1
May 17 • 46 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, HCI Research Associate, Dr. Leandra Hernandez and 3 other experts in medical humanities, medical ethics, palliative care, and health communication discuss expressions of distress, local happenings across the nation, and…
S2E4 - It’s Not about the Stapler
May 17 • 20 min
In this HCI episode, I talk with Dr. Eric Russell, HCI Research Associate and professor of emergency services at UVU. He shares his experience consulting with a large organization and helping them to drill down and understand the underlying organizational…
S2E3 - COVID-19 Accelerating the Shift to a New Normal in the Workplace and the Future of Work
May 17 • 9 min
Although technological advances are sometimes viewed with fear, specifically that technology will replace jobs, technology has created new types of work that were formerly not even imagined. As we have seen with the response to COVID-19 in terms of rapid…
S2E2 - Promoting and Measuring Employee Engagement While Scaling Up Your Business - Part 2
May 17 • 41 min
Scaling a business is incredibly difficult and complex. While founders and early-stage executives are often focused on trying to create and launch a market-viable product, it is not uncommon for strategic people management issues to be an afterthought. In…
S2E1 - Promoting and Measuring Employee Engagement While Scaling Up Your Business - Part 1
May 17 • 47 min
Scaling a business is incredibly difficult and complex. While founders and early-stage executives are often focused on trying to create and launch a market-viable product, it is not uncommon for strategic people management issues to be an afterthought. In…
S1E8 - Creative Ways To Boost Employee Morale And Engagement
May 17 • 55 min
Employee morale is more important than you may think because it has a direct impact on productivity and profitability. When employee morale is high, employees are happier, more engaged and the quality of work produced increases significantly which allow…
S1E7 - Best Methods to Maximize Engagement through Volunteering
May 17 • 44 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover discusses how you can engage your employees through corporate volunteering initiatives. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app · Charity Promotion:…
S1E6 - Managing Employee Performance: HR Analytics and Employee Assessment - Part 2
May 17 • 44 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr Westover continues his discussion with CORE HRIR about effective data-driven approaches to managing employee performance! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app ·…
S1E5 - Managing Employee Performance: HR Analytics and Employee Assessment - Part 1
May 17 • 44 min
In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr Westover talks with CORE HRIR about effective data-driven approaches to managing employee performance! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app · Charity Promotion:…
S1E4 - Maximizing Employee Engagement By Leveraging an Organizational Social Impact Strategy
May 17 • 45 min
In the hyper-competitive fight for top talent, organizations are looking for innovative ways to attract, retain, and engage employees. In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Westover explores employees’ desire to make a difference through their work and how…
S1E3 - Enhancing HR Practice within an Environment of Professional & Organizational Diversity
May 9 • 44 min
As COVID-19 rages across the globe, more and more organizations are leveraging technology to enable an increasingly remote workforce. With traditional geographic barriers to work breaking down, it is more important than ever that organizations create…
S1E2 - Innovative HR & the Future of Work
May 9 • 52 min
The nature of work continues to change dramatically in response to rapidly developing technologies and shifting global competitive realities. Are you prepared to lead the competitive and sustainable organization of the future? In this HCI Podcast episode,…
S1E1 - Welcome to the HCI Podcast - Not Your Grandma’s Leadership, HR, and Change Podcast!
May 8 • 13 min
In this inaugural episode of the Human Capital Innovations Podcast, I briefly introduce myself and share what is new with HCI. I will also tease upcoming HCI Podcast episode topics! Welcome to the HCI Podcast family! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
Human Capital Innovations (HCI) Podcast (Trailer)
May 8 • 0 min
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