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 272: Breaking Through Your Comfort Zone w/ Michelle Greene

By pushing herself to achieve excellence, Michelle Greene has risen from a data analyst to chief information officer for a leading healthcare institution. With over two decades of global tech expertise, she places a premium on servant leadership, a people-first culture, and equipping her team to drive innovation. Learn from Michelle’s inspirational journey and her vision for fostering kindness and collaboration.

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Episode 271: Become a Leader Worth Following w/ Jeremie Kubicek

The best-selling author of “Making Your Leadership Come Alive” – among other popular titles – Jeremie Kubicek is a living model of encouragement and ideas. Learn more about his background building companies across the world, and find out why he believes that the secret of leadership is knowing yourself and your tendencies.

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Episode 270: Nurturing Teams for Tech Success w/ Jess Evans

An IT executive with an exceptional record driving digital transformation, Jess Evans’ energy is infectious. She has built a distinguished career spanning diverse sectors like supply chain, consulting, banking, insurance, and higher education. Tune in to find out why Jess says ‘Caring is an element that separates not just good leaders, but great leaders.’

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Episode 269: Empowering Fatherhood and Driving Change w/ Roland Warren

President and CEO of Care Net, Roland Warren is a prominent advocate for the importance of fatherhood in America. His unmatched dedication to empower men for this pivotal role is evident in both secular and faith-based groups. Check out his discussion with Lisa for tips on leveraging your vision, strategic abilities, and determination to bring about change.

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Episode 268: From Corporate Marketing to Patient-Centered Passion w/ Julie Spencer Washington

Get ready for the new year with Julie Spencer Washington, who talks about leveraging her extensive marketing acumen from Procter & Gamble, Jamba Juice, and other ventures to reshape healthcare at Trinity Health. She understands the importance of patient-centered services, not only from a business standpoint but also from her own mother’s 46-year battle with breast cancer. As her greatest source of inspiration, Julie has also written “Recipes for Joyous Living,” to celebrate her mom’s strength and stories through highlighting their favorite family recipes. This episode is a real treat!

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Episode 267: Best of 2023 w/ Something Extra

Tune in for a curated selection of standout moments in this episode of Something Extra. Join us as we reminisce and glean insights from the incredible narratives and invaluable guidance shared by our exceptional guests throughout 2023. Let their wisdom pave the way for your journey into what we hope will be your most remarkable year yet.

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Episode 266: Owning an Attitude of Gratitude w/ Phil Howard

This week, we invite you to join us for a fun and fast-paced conversation with ‘Dissecting Popular IT Nerds’ host Phil Howard. Phil and Lisa are not only passionate about leveraging technology to advance business outcomes but also care about leaning into their purpose and living a life of service. You won’t want to miss this episode as we come to the end of another great year of Something Extra!

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Episode 265: A Lifestyle of Radical Dependence w/ Paul Long and Brad Silverman

Join us this week as we share the transformational story of Kappa Studios, a major post-production house that once served some of the biggest filmmakers in Hollywood. That is, until, Kappa Founder, Paul Long and his business partner, Brad Silverman, felt the call to step away from the money and lean into their values. Today, they work on faith-centered shows and films such as The Chosen that have made an undeniable impact on the industry.

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Episode 264: Don’t Be Brave, Do Brave w/ Debi Wolfe

“Fear means you are right on the verge of growth or a breakthrough.” As a successful Chief People Officer, Debi Wolfe is the first to admit she feels afraid more than you might expect. However, the important thing is to continue moving through the discomfort. Tune in for a fascinating conversation about her career journey from sales to human resources, and learn how she continually reminds herself to lean into courage.

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