Gut+Science explores employee engagement insights you can act on, from CEOs you can trust. Get ready for high energy interviews led by employee engagement evangelist Nikki Lewallen—ones that’ll have you rethinking what it means to build successful people-first cultures.
123: Living Tenaciously | Oscar and Kiya Frazier
37:31Oscar and Kiya Frazier are the founders of KO Thought Leaders, an organization that helps couples in business develop structure and strategies that nurture the balance between business and home. Working closely together is a dream that grows from love and enthusiasm, and Oscar and Kiya have developed strategies to help themselves, and others, achieve that dream. They advise couple-preneurs on areas including building a stress management plan, trust and respecting boundaries, optimizing your combined efforts, avoiding communication breakdowns, the art of unplugging, and letting the bedroom be a bedroom. Listen to learn more. Book Recommendations The Power of Now by Elkhart Tolle The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz Additional Resources Learn more about the PeopleForward Network: www.peopleforwardnetwork.com
122: Do You. Be Different. | Tim Winders
35:10Tim Winders is a performance coach and host of the podcast SeekGoCreate. He has an overcomer journey, having faced the struggles of finding himself and his purpose.. Tim Says, “Leadership is being a steward over the people, places and things that you have been gifted with.” Listen as Nikki and Tim dive deep into finding our assignment in the world and how to be a servant to others. Book Recommendations Greatest Salesman in the World by Og Mandino Additional Resources Listen to Tim’s podcast SeekGoCreate: https://seekgocreate.com/ Learn more about the PeopleForward Network: www.peopleforwardnetwork.com
Monday Fire Takeover: 10 Steps to Becoming a Coaching Leader with Kate Volman
6:25Happy Monday! Every Monday we drop some #MondayFire to help you get excited about your week. Today's takeover is brought to you by Kate Volman. Your number one role as a leader is to grow your people. During this segment, Kate shares ten tips to becoming a coaching leader found in Matthew Kelly's book The Culture Solution. Which one is your favorite?
121: 5 Rules for Trusting Your Gut | Shawn Gulyas
29:00Shawn Gulyas is the Founder & The Thought Catalyst at humanworks, and also a Kolbe-A Index specialist. He is a firm believer in empowering individuals to tap into how they work best. How does he do it? By understanding the different parts of the mind, specifically the conative mind. In this episode, Shawn dives into the five rules for trusting your gut and how the conative mind ties in. Listen in to hear how becoming more in tune with yourself can ultimately bring about team efficiency. Book Recommendations London: The Story of the City by Ernest Rhys Additional Resources Learn more about the PeopleForward Network: www.peopleforwardnetwork.com
Monday Fire Takeover: Build a Bigger, Better Future for Your Team with Kate Volman
5:02Happy Monday! Every Monday we drop some #MondayFire to help you get excited about your week. Today's takeover is brought to you by Kate Volman. Your organization can only become the-best-version-of-itself to the extent their your people are becoming better-versions-of-themselves. In this segment, discover this simple, yet powerful way to help your people grow. Follow to get your Monday Fired up.
120: Workplace Culture in an Acquisition Journey | Jeremy Allen
27:50Jeremy Allen is the President at Vanco Commercial Service. Early in his career, Jeremy experienced an acquisition, which became a crash course in the critical elements of maintaining workplace culture. In this episode, Nikki and Jeremy discuss that acquisition journey and what he learned along the way. Book Recommendations Strong Fathers Raising Strong Daughters by Meg Meeker Additional Resources Learn more about the PeopleForward Network: www.peopleforwardnetwork.com
[Bonus Episode] Presented by Rehab Medical
28:33To kick off CRT week, Nikki spoke with Rehab Medical’s President, Kevin Gearheart, and VP of Operations, Jarrad Rankin, about how they’re turning Rehab Medical’s mission statement into action. Rehab Medical discovered it garners the best results when its mission extends beyond its customers to its own team. Kevin and Jared illustrate how they successfully balance engaging their employees while also providing quality, customized CRT equipment services. If you enjoyed this bonus episode and would like to go deeper with Rehab Medical and CRT awareness week, head on over to https://www.rehabmedical.com/.
Monday Fire Takeover: Make Time for Your Dreams with Kate Volman
6:22Happy Monday! Every Monday we drop some #MondayFire to help you get excited about your week. Today's takeover is brought to you by Kate Volman. Listen as she inspires you to make time for your dreams. Follow to get your Monday Fired up.
119: Getting through or Designing Your Impact | Scott J. Allen
30:58Are you using your leadership role intentionally to make the most impact? Or are you just getting through your day? Scott J. Allen is an educator and speaker passionate about purpose and making a difference. In this episode, Nikki and Scott talk about the concept of designing impact versus just getting through your day. Listen in as he breaks down the key factors of making an impact and what you can do to sustain that mentality. Book Recommendations Peak by Anders Ericsson Lifespan by David Sinclair Additional Resources Learn more about the PeopleForward Network: www.peopleforwardnetwork.com