Kathleen’s first guest is Marcus Buckingham, the world’s authority on what the most effective leaders and highest-performing people do differently. Marcus is currently the Head of Research, People, and Performance at The ADP Research Institute and is widely considered the world’s leading expert on Talent at work. In part one, Marcus talks about what it was like growing up in a household of HR professionals and why he thinks the pandemic wasn’t the sole reason for ‘The Great Resignation’.
Kathleen wraps up her conversation with Marcus Buckingham, the New York Times best-selling author of two of the most popular business books of all time and the Head of Research, People, and Performance at The ADP Research Institute. In part two, Marcus discusses the cross-section between HR and culture and why people need attention.
Kathleen welcomes Dr. Carol Swain to the podcast. Carol is the founder of Unity Training Solutions, which was launched to provide alternative DEI training for corporations, churches, and schools. In part one, Dr. Swain shares her journey from rural Virginia to becoming a professor & award-winning author, why she believes Bob Woodson is a national treasure, and why she wants to restore hope to the American Dream.
Kathleen wraps up her discussion with professor, author, and founder of Unity Training Solution, Dr. Carol Swain. In part two, Carol shares her thoughts on how leaders can build culture and treat their employees, and how she became comfortable fighting back against the status quo.