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Leadership Lessons from Toussaint Louverture
What are Leadership Lessons from Toussaint Louverture?
16 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Eumenes and Sertorius
Tom and Richard look at the lives of Eumenes and Sertorius
27 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Timoleon and Aemilius
Tom and Richard look at the lives of Timoleon and Aemilius.
24 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Cleomenes and Giaus Gracchus
In this episode, Tom and Richard consider the lives of the Greek Cleomenes and Giaus Gracchus, in the context of land and judicual reform in Greece and Rome.
27 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Agis and Tiberius Gracchus
In this episode, Tom and Richard consider the lives of the Spartan Agis and Roman Tiberius Gracchus, in the context of land reform in Greece and Rome.
35 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Phocion and Cato the Younger
In today’s episode we look at the Greek Phocion and the Roman Cato the Younger.
25 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Epaminondas and Scipio Africanus
In today’s episode we look at the Greek Epaminondas and the Roman Scipio Africanus.
25 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Alcibiades and Coriolanus
Today we consider the Greek Alcibiades and the Roman Coriolanus
25 min
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Plutarch's Lives: Pericles and Fabius Maximus
In this episode of our series on famous Greeks and Romans from Plutarch's Lives, we consider Pericles and Fabius Maximus.
23 min
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Plutarch’s Lives- Solon and Poplicola
Today we explore Solon and Poplicola.
20 min
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Plutarch’s Lives-Themistocles and Camillus
In this episode, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox begin a 10-part summer series on leadership lessons from biographies found in Plutarch’s Lives. Today, Themistocles and Camillus
24 min
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Goldman Sachs, 100+ Hour Work Weeks and Millenn...
What are some of the lessons for leading Millennials from the Goldman Sachs 100+ work week fiasco? Alyson Van Hooser joins me to explore.
20 min
13
Rod Robertson on Reverse Mentorships and Leadin...
I am joined by Rod Robertson and we discuss how much Baby Boomers can learn from Millennials and GenZs
20 min
14
Thomas Gelmi on What is Possible in Leadership
Thomas Gelmi is a world-renowned executive coach and leadership trainer. In this episode, he explains why he is so passionate about leadership and executive coaching.
27 min
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Woodrow Wilson, Part 2-the Presidential Years a...
We conclude a two-part series on leadership lessons from Woodrow Wilson.
42 min
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Leadership Lessons from Woodrow Wilson, Part 1-...
What are some leadership lessons from Woodrow Wilson, from his birth to the Presidency?
28 min
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How to Brief Senior Leadership
Today, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox take up the issue of how to brief senior leadership in an organization.
11 min
18
What is Focused Leadership?
In this episode, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox explore what is 'focused leadership'.
18 min
19
Year End Wrap Up
What were some of the top stories we considered in 2020, our favorite episodes and series? Why is TR the most fun President to study?
8 min
20
Crucibles of Leadership
In this episode, Richard Lummis and myself consider how leaders grew and evolved during crucible crisis in their professional careers.
21 min
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Elements of Good Judgment
One of the key components for any successful business leader; yet one rarely discussed, is judgment.
10 min
22
Tom Pilotti on Leaders as Communications Artists
In this episode, I visit with Tom Pilotti. He explains his sales training process and how leaders can benefit from not simply an understanding of how to sell and market but how those skills are needed by successful leaders.
32 min
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Doris Kearns Goodwin MasterClass on Leadership,...
In this episode, joined by guest Nick Gallo, co-CEO of ComplianceLine for a special episode. We take a deep dive into Doris Kearns Goodwin’s class Doris Kearns Goodwin Teaches U.S. Presidential History and Leadership.
32 min
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Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt-Post...
What are some of the leadership lessons learned from Roosevelt’s years after the end of his second term up through his run for President at the head of the Bull Moose Party in 1912. Find out in this episode.
17 min
25
Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt-Asce...
In this episode we consider some of the leadership lessons around the ascension of Theodore Roosevelt to the Presidency and key events from his two (not quite full) terms of his Presidency.
22 min
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Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt-From...
In this episode we consider some of the leadership lessons around the ascension of Theodore Roosevelt from Police Commissioner of NYC to the Vice-Presidency.
21 min
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Paul Mueller on Business Success Through Organi...
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, I visit with Paul Mueller who believes that companies can succeed through good organizational health.
18 min
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Leadership Lessons from Theodore Roosevelt-the ...
In this Part 1 of a five-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and myself take a look at Theodore Roosevelt's early years and how they helped inform his life.
25 min
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Paul Simkins on Leadership Development
What is the difference between leadership training and leadership development? Find out as Paul Simkins of Boldly Lead joins me on 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
18 min
30
Leadership Lessons from William Howard Taft
What are some of the leadership lessons from President William Howard Taft? Find out in this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
25 min
31
Leadership Lessons from Marcus Aurelius
What are some of the leadership lessons from Marcus Aurelius, the Stoic philosophy and his book Mediations? Find out in this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
22 min
32
Walter Reed and Conquering Yellow Fever
What are some of the leadership lessons from Walter Reed and the fight against Yellow Fever? Find out in this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
22 min
33
Leadership Lessons from George Washington-Presi...
In this special four-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox focus on leadership lessons from George Washington. In Part 4 we conclude by considering leadership lessons from Washington's Presidential years.
20 min
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Leadership Lessons from George Washington-Conti...
In this special four-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox focus on leadership lessons from George Washington. In Part 3 we look at Washington's leadership during the Continental Congress and Constitutional Convention
14 min
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Leadership Lessons from George Washington-Gener...
In this special four-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox focus on leadership lessons from George Washington. In Part 2 we look at Washington's leadership of the Continental Army
26 min
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Leadership Lessons from George Washington-Frenc...
In this special four-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox focus on leadership lessons from George Washington. In Part 1 we look at Washington's early years as a colonial and on the frontier during the French and Indian War.
15 min
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Episode 132-Alyson Van Hooser on Gen Z Leadersh...
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, I visit with Alyson Van Hooser on her recent LinkedIn post, “3 Gen Z Perspectives Leaders Need to Know”.
13 min
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Jeffrey Hayzlett on The Hero Factor
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, I am joined by Jeffrey Hayzlett, Chairman of the C-Suite Network to visit about his most recent book, The Hero Factor
14 min
39
Leadership Lessons from Out of Africa
What are some of the leadership lessons from the Oscar-winning movie, Out of Africa? Find out in this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
19 min
40
Leadership Lessons from Rocky
What are the leadership lessons from the Oscar winning movie Rocky? Richard Lummis and I are back to consider in this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership.
25 min
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Leadership Lessons from Casablanca
What are some of the leadership lessons from one of the all-time great movies? Find out as Tom Fox and Richard Lummis mine Casablanca for leadership lessons.
21 min
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Business Leadership Failures from 2019-Ericsson
In this final episode of a 5-part podcast series on business leadership failures from 2019, I am once again joined by Amii Barnard-Bahn. Today, we conclude with the Swedish telecom Ericsson.
9 min
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Business Leadership Failures from 2019-Wells Fargo
What are some of the continued business leadership failures at Wells Fargo? Find out in Part 4 of my five-part podcast series with special guest Amii Bernard-Bahn.
12 min
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Business Leadership Failures from 2019-Goldman ...
What were and are some of the leadership failings at Goldman Sachs which all the 1MDB scandal to occur and continue. Find out in Part 3 of this special 5-part podcast series.
11 min
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Business Leadership Failures from 2019-Boeing
What were and are some of the leadership failings at Boeing and how do they continue. Find out in this special 5-part podcast series.
11 min
46
Business Leadership Failures from 2019-WeWork
Join guest Amii Bernard-Bahn as we launch a five-part podcast series on business leadership failures from 2019. In Episode 1, we consider Adam Neumann and WeWork.
12 min
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Trifecta of Failed Leadership
What did the failed leadership of Travis Kalanick, Elizabeth Holmes and Adam Neumann have in common? How were they different? Find out on this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership
21 min
48
The Rise and Fall of Adam Neumann
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, Richard Lummis and Tom Fox take a look at leadership lessons from the rise and fall of Adam Neumann, the former CEO of WeWork.
19 min
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2019 Year End Wrap Up
In this episode Richard Lummis and I take a look back at some of our favorite episodes and series from 2019 and look ahead into what 2020 might bring.
13 min
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Leadership Lessons from Super Pumped
In this episode, I turn the tables and interview Richard Lummis on the recent book Super Pumped-the Battle for Uber.
31 min
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Evaluating Leadership Conduct
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership, I explore evaluating business leadership.
10 min
52
Alyson Van Hooser on Leadership Lessons from Gr...
In this episode I welcome Alyson Van Hooser to talk about leadership lessons from the long-running television show Grey's Anatomy.
17 min
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The Panic of 1907 and Leadership of JP Morgan
In this final part of a 4-part podcast series on leadership lessons from great financial disasters, we consider the role of integrity and leadership in the context of how JP Morgan stopped the Panic of 1907 from moving outside NYC into the US economy as a whole.
18 min
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Leadership Lessons from the Mississippi Bubble ...
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership, Richard Lummis and I explore the Mississippi Bubble of 1720 and consider what happens when things get too complicated for one person or even one company.
15 min
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Leadership Lessons from the South Sea Company B...
In this episode of 12 O'Clock High, Richard Lummis and myself consider the leadership lessons from the South Sea Company Bubble of 1720.
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Leadership Lessons from the Dutch Tulip Bubble ...
What are some of the leadership lessons from the Dutch Tulip Bubble of 1636-1637. Listen in to this episode of 12 O'Clock High, a podcast on business leadership to find out.
14 min
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Leadership Lessons from the Presidencies of Gro...
What are the leadership lessons from the Presidency of Grover Cleveland? Richard Lummis and I are back in 12 O'Clock High to consider this largely forgotten Gilded Age president.
22 min
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Leadership Lessons from Chester A. Arthur
What are the leadership lessons from the Presidency of Chester A. Arthur? Richard Lummis and I are back in 12 O'Clock High to consider this largely forgotten Gilded Age president.
20 min
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Leadership Lessons from James Garfield
What are the leadership lessons from the Presidency of James Garfield? Richard Lummis and I are back in 12 O'Clock High to consider this largely forgotten Gilded Age president.
26 min
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Episode 112-Leadership Lessons from Rutherford ...
This episode begins a short series on Gilded Age Presidents, now largely forgotten. In this episode we take up Rutherford B. Hayes.
26 min
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Episode 111-Truman Sacks MacArthur
In part 3 of a 3-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and I consider the leadership styles of Harry Truman, Douglas MacArthur and what led to Truman sacking MacArthur. In this episode, we consider Truman's sacking of MacArthur.
19 min
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Episode 110-Leadership Lessons from General Dou...
In Part 2 of a 3-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and I consider the leadership styles of Harry Truman, Douglas MacArthur and what led to Truman sacking MacArthur. In this episode, we consider the leadership lessons from General MacArthur.
21 min
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Episode 109-Leadership Lessons from Harry Truman
In Part 1 of a 3-part podcast series, Richard Lummis and I consider the leadership styles of Harry Truman, Douglas MacArthur and what led to Truman sacking MacArthur. In this episode, we consider the leadership lessons from Harry Truman.
22 min
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Episode 106-Metropolis by Philip Kerr
Episode 106-Metropolis by Philip Kerr
26 min
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Episode 105-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-...
Episode 105-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-The Last Emperor
15 min
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Episode 104-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-...
Episode 104-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-The Sting
15 min
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Episode 103-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-...
Episode 103-Leadership Lessons from the Oscars-No Country for Old Men
15 min
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Review of 2018 and Preview of 2019
Tom and Richard review 2018 and Preview 2019.
10 min
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McChrystal on Leadership: Part 2- the Geniuses,...
Part 2- the Geniuses, Albert Einstein and Leonard Bernstein
12 min
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McChrystal on Leadership: Part 4- the Power Bro...
Part 4- the Power Brokers-Boss Tweed and Thatcher
10 min
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McChrystal on Leadership: Part 5- the Reformers...
Part 5- the Reformers-Martin Luther and Martin Luther King, Jr.
16 min
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McChrystal on Leadership: Part 1- the Founders-...
Part 1- the Founders-Walt Disney and Coco Chanel
11 min
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McChrystal on Leadership: Part 3- the Heroes, H...
Part 3- the Heroes, Harriett Tubman and Zheng He
12 min
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Leadership Lessons from GE and Mergers
Tom and Richard consider some Leadership Lessons GE and Mergers.
16 min
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What is Zero Tolerance (and what is not)?
Tom and Richard look at the Case of Roberto Osuna and the Houston Astros.
16 min
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Leadership Lessons from Astroball
Tom and Richard consider the Leadership Lessons from the book Astroball.
23 min
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Gini Dietrich on Learning to be a Strategic Th...
I visit with Gini Dietrich on Learning to be a Strategic Thinker.
19 min
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Leadership Lessons from the Race to the South Pole
Tom and Richard consider the Leadership Lessons from the Race to the South Pole.
27 min
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Leadership Lessons from Henry Worsley and Ernes...
What are the Leadership Lessons from Henry Worsley and Ernest Shackleton?
29 min
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Leadership Lessons from Chariots of Fire
Tom and Richard consider Leadership Lessons from Chariots of Fire.
19 min
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Andi Simon on Changing a Corporate Culture
Tom visits with Andi Simon on Changing a Corporate Culture.
28 min
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2017 Year End Wrap Up
Year End Wrap Up
20 min
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Leadership Lessons from the Battle of Hue
What are the Leadership Lessons from the Battle of Hue?
28 min
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Communication Skills
Tom and Richard look at some Communication Skills.
16 min
85
The First 100 Days for a New Business Leader
Start Running on Your First 100 Days.
11 min
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Using Multipliers in Business Leadership
Tom and Richard look at Using Multipliers in Business Leadership.
13 min
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Dan Norris on Values Based Leadership
What is Values Based Leadership?
22 min
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Branding Lessons from Count Dracula
What are some Branding Lessons from Count Dracula?
15 min
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Leadership Lessons from James Monroe
Leadership Lessons from the Presidency of James Monroe
19 min
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Leadership Lessons from Dunkirk
Tom and Richard consider the Leadership Lessons from Dunkirk.
22 min
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OODA Feedback Loop and Leadership
We discuss the OODA Feedback Loop and Leadership
18 min
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Margaret Johnson-Moving your leadership from SO...
Tom and Richard discuss moving your leadership from SOS to WOW
14 min