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43 minutes | Jun 27, 2022
Episode 18: That's What You're Eating?
When it comes to workplaces, healthier employees are generally more productive, more satisfied with their jobs, take less days off work, and have a lower risk of developing health issues. When an employee feels their best, they are more likely to be their best at work. Join Rona and Jeffrey as they eat their way through thoughful food choices.
38 minutes | Jun 27, 2022
Episode 17: The Battle for Your Mind: Mind Manipulation
We don’t think as much as we think we think - there's a mouthful – and it is not entirely your fault: Our brains have not developed as fast as the modern world. It is another reason, especially for managers and leaders, we all benefit by overcoming our inherent weaknesses with awareness and practice. Join Rona and Jeffrey as they delve into the creases of brain function and the reason, we are so easily manipulated. It's a battle for you mind and mind manipulation is mega-magnifying, and the modern world is masterful at manipulation. In the meantime, caveat emptor.
33 minutes | Jun 13, 2022
Episode 16: Improve Your Business Skills and Improve Your Life Skills
As much as we try to separate our “work life” from our home life, in the global economy the best choice is leveraging your "work life" investment into your "life life". Emotional Intelligence, critical and creative thinking, listening skills and more (even understanding finance) enhance your and the lives of your loved ones. In this podcast, Rona and Jeffrey explore the links and benefits of leveraging your learning.
60 minutes | Jun 6, 2022
Episode 15: Leading Innovation with Hybrid Teams - because the workspace isn't always at the workplace
Careful what you ask for. CEO’s wanted greater innovation. With the hybrid workplace in full swing, innovative opportunities abound and those opportunities are being overlooked or worse squandered. Join Rona and Jeffrey as they shine a light on hybrid opportunities, innovation, and recommendations for leadership.
52 minutes | May 30, 2022
Episode 14: No Stress? You're Dead.
Our bodies and minds are receptive to stress and stress is primarily good. If you don’t have stress, you’re simply dead. We invite you to join Rona and Jeffrey as they release stress... knowledge and perspectives on stress that is. On today’s podcast, they venture into the good, the bad, and the ugly of stress. Relax for a bit and listen in! (See what we did there?)
43 minutes | May 23, 2022
Episode 13: Innovation - Implementing Your Brilliant Creativity
This week, Rona and Jeffrey banter about Innovation! It’s the implementation of the creative thinking discussed in episode 12 for cutting edge results that keep corporations relevant in their field. Know how to keep your people focused on the future? Have a listen….. Innovation isn’t just about coming up with new products. Innovation is necessary in our complex world for increased profits, changing business strategy, and creating new revenue streams. Innovation begins with creativity and ends with down-to-earth value - for the prize. In this week’s podcast, Rona and Jeffrey talk about the culture of innovation and what blocks it.
78 minutes | May 16, 2022
Special Session 1: Roe v Wade - A Surprising Conversation with CBS News law expert Thane Rosenbaum
In this special episode, we have a deep and wide conversation regarding the issues and repercussions if and when Roe v Wade is overturned with esteemed Professor of Law Thane Rosenbaum. Professor Rosenbaum is an American novelist, essayist, and Distinguished University Professor. He is the director of the Form on Life, Culture, & Society, hosted by Touro College. Rosenbaum is also the legal analyst for CBS News Radio and appears frequently on cable television news programs.
54 minutes | May 9, 2022
Episode 12: Creativity - The first step in the innovative thinking process.
Innovation is the number one objective of CEOs for their organizatons. They desperately seek people with creative mindsets because you can’t have innovation without creativity! Think you’re not creative? Wrong! Rona and Jeffrey discuss improving creativity through different modes of thinking and practice. So… (If you listened to Podcast #11: Weapons or Wonders you'll get the joke), bring your inner-child for heightened creativity and fun!
48 minutes | May 2, 2022
Episode 11: Words - Weapons or Wonders
This week, Jeffrey and Rona get verbal about words. Words elicit emotional responses in virtually all communication. They discuss how words can be used and why word choice changes attitudes, minds, and relationships. Even your self-talk affects your interactions with others. The meaning of words is often misconstrued. We can mangle them if we’re not careful, and you’ll hear Jeffrey and Rona mangling a few themselves. Listen to their communication and learn the power of using these sneaky little devils in clever ways. You’ll also hear Jeffrey fail time again on fixing his filler words (i.e. so, um). He was so depressed he listened to our Podcast #2: Failure is the Path to Success. It appears he'll be spending lots of time listening to our Podcast #2.
48 minutes | Apr 22, 2022
Episode 10: Act Your Shoe Size, Not Your Age. How Age Discrimination is Hindering Business Productivity
The experts say age is a state of mind. If that’s so, then why is age discrimination so prevalent in the business world? Don’t write off someone with arthritic knees-they have valuable life experience not taught in school. Jeffrey Hansler and Rona Lewis do a deep dive into the history, myths and issues surrounding ageism. They should know—they've experienced it. Not that they’re old.... they’re just accomplished! They share their thought and illusions.
31 minutes | Apr 15, 2022
Episode 9: Out of Balance and Out of Whack? Get Back on the Business Track with EI.
Rona and Jeffrey get emotional AND (hopefully) speak intelligently on this week’s podcast about self-awareness and changing behaviors that no longer serve us. Emotional Intelligence can be improved! Discover why the brain is NOT our friend and how we fool ourselves all the time. Join us for a lively conversation on controlling our thoughts and upgrading our emotional intelligence.
34 minutes | Apr 8, 2022
Episode 8: How High Can You Bounce?
The podcast for this week is all about bouncing back from life’s disasters and misadventures by flipping behaviors. Yes, we’re talking about resilience! Rona and Jeffrey discuss the journey towards better coping styles and mental fitness, enabling flexibility and flow.
42 minutes | Apr 3, 2022
Episode 7: The Power of Storytelling for Change
Have we got a story for you! Actually, we have a few---along with best practices for telling stories. Storytelling is one of the most important skills for engagement and buy-in. Storytelling is backed by science and perfected with practice. Learn how to convince, relate, change minds and more with Jeffrey Hansler and Rona Lewis.
54 minutes | Mar 25, 2022
Episode 6: For Love and Money
Are Workplace Romances still taboo? Jeffrey Hansler and Rona Lewis do a deep dive into this interesting and sometimes steamy subject. How did society see trysts throughout history? Have attitudes changed in the last millennia? The pandemic? Are there pros and cons to workplace romance? Tune in and listen for yourself.
50 minutes | Mar 18, 2022
Episode 5: Critical Thinking
In this week’s podcast, Rona and Jeffrey attempt to think critically about critical thinking. Think judgement can’t be objective? It can! Learn exactly what critical thinking is and how you can crush this skill for both personal and business success.
25 minutes | Mar 7, 2022
Episode 4: The Entrepreneur's Pickle
Join Rona Lewis and Jeffrey Hansler as we discuss the prickly pickle that is the entrepreneurs’ mindset. Does owning your own business require a different way of thinking? Are street smarts or book smarts more important? Can you be entrepreneurial working for a large company? These and other mindsets are tackled...or pickled, as the case may be.
31 minutes | Feb 25, 2022
Episode 3: Outlier or Rebel? Your Choice.
Join Rona and Jeffrey as they worship Malcolm Gladwell! (OK, that’s just Rona). This podcast delves into individuals who don’t fit the mold, and still achieve greatness. They banter on the difference between outliers and rebels. Which one are you?
36 minutes | Feb 18, 2022
Episode 2: Failure is the Path to Success
Join Rona Lewis and Jeffrey Hansler for a rousing discussion about the benefits...you read that right...the benefits of failure and how it’s the best pathway to success. We’ve been brainwashed into believing that failing is bad. The consequences for business success because of this bias can be devastating. Join them and get into the flow by celebrating failure!
33 minutes | Jan 12, 2022
Episode 1: Don't Fear the Fear
Join Rona Lewis and Jeffrey Hansler as they discuss the impact of fear in the workplace, and actions for leaders to create a psychologically safe environment. Our upbringing, as well as societal influences, and our own brain affect how fear impacts our decisions and actions. Be afraid – be very afraid - and come have fun with them!
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