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The Leaderful Podcast

Leaderful explores human-centred, systems-conscious approaches to leadership and building high-functioning teams. We focus on the core problems of burnout, disconnection, conflict, misuses of power, unethical leadership and stuckness on teams and within organizations.
Latest episode

Episode 14: Power dynamics in the workplace with Jeff Couillard

​Our Co.CEO Jeff Couillard joins Mahir Nisar on The Workplace Justice podcast to discuss the very real impacts of power dynamics in the workplace.

Listen in as they explore:

  • Five (5) types of power and how they each show up in our workplace systems
  • Why overcoming addiction makes people powerful
  • How power awareness helps to discover root problems for systems-change
  • Why meaningful change requires ethical leadership (and some actions you can take)

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Episode 14
Power dynamics in the workplace with Jeff Couillard

​Our Co.CEO Jeff Couillard joins Mahir Nisar on The Workplace Justice podcast to discuss the very real impacts of power dynamics in the workplace.

  • December 27, 2022
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Episode 13
Five Ds for creating meaningful impact with Pablo Romero and Jeff Couillard

Tune in as our Co.CEOs Pablo Romero and Jeff Couillard share The Ally Co.'s model for leading meaningful workplace culture initiatives with their clients.

  • December 19, 2022
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Episode 12
The intersection of L&D, leadership and workplace culture with Grant Drmaj

Learning and development thought leader Grant Drmaj joins our own Co.CEO Jeff Couillard to discuss the current state of learning and leadership in today's organizations.

  • December 15, 2022
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Episode 11
Is leadership development broken?

In this shorter episode, Co-CEO and Director of Learning and Development, Jeff Couillard, tackles three of the primary problems that exist in most mainstream leadership development programs and approaches.

  • December 5, 2022
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Episode 10
Psychological safety, unhealthy conflict, and the right use of power in the DEI space

Jennifer Velez and Jeff Couillard discuss psychological safety, unhealthy conflict, power dynamics and leadership in the DEI space

  • November 28, 2022
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Episode 9
All roads lead to power

In this episode, Jeff Couillard and Pablo Romero discuss a few of the key components of The Ally Co.'s Transformational Impact model, including the Right Use of Power framework.

  • November 20, 2022
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Episode 8
The problem with employee engagement surveys

In this episode of The Leaderful Podcast, Pablo Romero and Jeff Couillard discuss some of the problems, challenges (and opportunities!) with traditional and mainstream employee engagement surveys.

  • November 14, 2022
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Episode 7
Healthy conflict or artificial harmony?

In this episode of The Leaderful Podcast, Co-CEO's Pablo Romero and Jeff Couillard discuss the two key factors in getting from artificial harmony or unhealthy conflict to healthy conflict, or productive tension.

  • November 7, 2022
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Episode 6
Healthy boundaries, self-care and power

In this episode, Jeff Couillard chats with Woodrie Burich on how to set and hold effective and healthy boundaries - at work and in life. They discuss self-care (beyond the band-aids) and setting boundaries before burning out. Enjoy!

  • October 31, 2022
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Episode 5
The shadow side of vulnerability

Is there a 'shadow side' to vulnerability? In this short episode, Jeff and Pablo discuss the nuances of vulnerability and leadership.

  • October 24, 2022
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Episode 4
Feedback is an investment in relationship

This episode explores some of the common barriers that exist to giving effective feedback.

  • October 17, 2022
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Episode 3
Ty McKinney on mental wellness in the workplace

In this episode of Leaderful, Jeff Couillard and Ty McKinney discuss neurodiversity in the workplace, hybrid work, addiction and mental health.

  • October 4, 2022
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Episode 2
The six core pain points facing leaders and teams today

We discuss the core challenges leaders and teams face in building high-performing workplaces where everyone thrives.

  • October 3, 2022
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Episode 1
Introduction to Leaderful

We introduce the show and the challenges teams face as they build human-centred, systems-conscious organizations.

  • September 26, 2022

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