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Something Extra with Lisa Nichols

Join our CEO Lisa Nichols as she interviews leaders from around the world to share their stories and show us what it takes to influence, encourage, and be a true leader in our daily lives.

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Episode 144: Leadership That Mobilizes w/ Beverly Kaye

According to Dr. Beverly Kaye, your career mobility is a kaleidoscope, not a telescope where you set your eyes on one thing. Changing your frame slightly can make all the difference. In this episode, you will cultivate your leadership mindset as you reflect on how you encounter change, your engagement at the table, and how quickly you celebrate the work put in front of you.

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Episode 143: How to Lead Without a Word w/ Jane Adshead-Grant

Seeking to understand, resisting the urge to interrupt, and minimizing distractions are just a few of the practical ways to improve your listening skills. In this week’s episode with listening specialist, Jane Adshead-Grant, you will walk away with insights on the colors of listening, how to lead without speaking, and how to develop deeper relationships through your listening.

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Episode 142: Consistency For The Long Run w/ Matthew Porter

Matthew Porter, President and CTO of EmpowerMe Wellness, is the epitome of grit, resilience, and gratitude. From this 142nd episode, you will walk away with action steps to build a better culture, encouragement from Matthew’s story, and opportunities for making a difference in the St. Louis area.

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Episode 141: Courageous Curiosity w/ Laura Padousis

Laura Padousis believes the something extra every leader needs is curiosity. How beautiful it is to learn about the people and world around us by asking questions. When you allow your curiosity to lead conversations, you not only inspire an environment of collaboration, but you will get better solutions. 

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Episode 140: Leading Through Your Love Language w/ Gary Chapman

Regardless of who you are or what you do, we all have one thing in common: we’ve been created for relationships. There’s a good chance that someone has asked you what your love languages are, and if you haven’t, it’s about time you learn what yours is! Take a few moments to hear Dr. Gary Chapman, the man behind the love languages, speak about relationship building, communication, and leading others while standing in their shoes. 

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Episode 139: Knowing Your Leadership Voice w/ Kadi Cole

Do you know your leadership voice? If not, you’re in good company with leadership coach, Kadi Cole. Your day will be enriched by Lisa and Kadi’s conversion about leadership voice, stepping into your uniqueness, and celebrating those around you whom you couldn’t be more different. 

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Episode 138: Celebrating Change w/ Joan Malloy

How do you feel about change? Joan Malloy shares with Lisa in this week’s episode that having the willingness to change and adapt to the change around you can make all the difference in whether you’re successful or not. 

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Episode 137: The Beauty of Blind Faith w/ Roy Scott

In the words of Roy Scott, “You have to believe even when nobody else does. You have been given a vision and it’s essential that you stick to the course to see it come to fruition. You’ve got to have this unstoppable belief in yourself and your dream. You’ve got to have blind faith.” Take a few minutes out of your day to listen to Lisa and Roy’s conversation about changing the narrative, blind faith, and impacting the world around you.

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Episode 136: Defying The Doubters w/ Kara Goldin

In this Something Extra episode, you’ll find out why Founder and CEO of Hint Inc., Kara Goldin, calls herself an accidental entrepreneur and author. You will also walk away with the biggest factor in success, the value of taking risks, and how you will benefit from defying the doubters in your life.

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Episode 135: Getting Unstuck w/ Mark Herschberg

When you jumped into your career, there was an expectation that you were prepared with the skills critical to your success, but were you? We’re eager for you to get your hands on episode 135 with Mark Herschberg, author of The Career Toolkit. 

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