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Author: Dr Nia D Thomas

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Join me, Nia Thomas, as I discuss self-aware leadership with thinkers from around the globe, with the aim of generating kinder, more respectful and creative working relationships through reflection, recognition and regulation.   Join my guests and I as we talk through some thought provoking issues, share interesting insights, hear some eyeopening stories and unearth some controversial opinions!

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In this episode, Nia sits down with Sofia Ponte, a dynamic professional with over 14 years of international experience. Sofia shares her incredible journey from starting as a hardware engineer to becoming a leader in program management and digital solutions. She talks about the challenges she faced and the lessons she learned along the way, providing valuable insights for anyone looking to navigate their career path.Sofia opens up about her personal battle with burnout, offering a candid look...
Welcome to a new episode of the Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast! In today's episode, Nia Thomas hosts an insightful conversation with Dr. Jim Salvucci, president and CEO of Guidance for Greatness. With over 30 years of experience in higher education and the corporate sector, Jim shares his wisdom on self-aware leadership and the pressing need for leaders to step up in their management positions.The episode delves into the prevalence of bad bossing in the workplace and the transformative p...
Welcome to the Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast! This episode is a little different. Our host, Dr Nia Thomas, recently connected with Turab whose videos on Instagram and YouTube aim to generate more thoughtful leaders and better workplaces. As part of the Turabify movement, Turab interviewed Nia and they talked about leadership, management, self awareness, recruitment, and more. It was such a great conversation. We're bringing it to you today as a Turabify takeover. Their conversation revo...
Welcome to another episode of Knowing Self, Knowing Others where we delve deep into the world of self-aware leadership. In today's episode, our host Nia Thomas engages in a thought-provoking conversation with Dr. Paul Furey, a former army officer turned psychologist and coach. Together, they explore the importance of creating a safe space for non-executive board members to share their perspectives, the pivotal role of active listening in building trust, and the necessity of emotional intellig...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast, where we explore self-aware leadership with global thought leaders. In today's episode, our host Nia Thomas sits down with Dr Sarah Ratekin, Sarah grew up in the Midwest and quickly realized the toll that an unhappy work life can take on a person. She experienced first-hand how a negative workplace environment can impact every aspect of a person's life. This led her to challenge the notion of work-life balance and instead focus on the i...
Discover the transformative power of self-aware leadership and emotional intelligence with our special guest, Lisa Nordquist, a certified health and wellness coach. Lisa shares her personal journey from struggling with self-care to fully embracing holistic wellness practices. Learn how the intrinsic connection between mind and body, mindset, and limbic learning processes can lead to sustainable well-being. Gain insight into the broader scope of self-awareness, encompassing mental, emotional, ...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast! In this episode, Nia Thomas engages in a thought-provoking conversation with guest Matt Dunsmoor, a visionary leader dedicated to reshaping the landscape of work. Matt is a visionary leader dedicated to reshaping the landscape of work. With a fervent belief that work should be a wellspring of fulfillment for all, Matt has devoted his career to empowering people and organizations to revolutionize their workplace experiences. As the founder an...
Welcome to the latest episode of The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast. In this insightful conversation between host Nia Thomas and guest Tessa Clarke, we delve into the integration of management and leadership roles in times of organizational change and growth. Tessa Clark is the CEO of Olio, a platform dedicated to fighting food waste and promoting a circular economy. Tessa has a background in digital leadership and startup ventures, as well as her passion for sustainability, ...
In today's episode, Nia Thomas engages in a thought-provoking conversation with Radhika Nair, a seasoned HR and organizational development expert. Together, they delve into the intricate world of workplace culture, addressing issues such as risk management, bullying, and the ever-evolving dynamics of the modern workplace. Radhika is a passionate advocate for civility and respect in all aspects of life. She believes in the importance of courteous behavior and recognizing the inherent wor...
Welcome to another insightful episode of The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast. In this episode, our host Nia Thomas engages in a thought-provoking conversation with psychotherapist and creative entrepreneur, Monica Haughey. Monica is a multifaceted professional with a background in social work, entrepreneurship, and psychotherapy. From a young age, she showed her entrepreneurial spirit by making and selling candles, showcasing her creativity and business acumen. Throughout her career, she ...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast, where we explore the intricacies of human behavior and the dynamics of personal and professional relationships through the lens of self-aware leadership. In this episode, our hosts Nia Thomas and guest Richard Clarke delve into the fascinating world of workplace happiness and the impact of self-awareness on individual fulfillment. Richard is a workplace happiness expert who has been dedicated to improving workplace satisfaction for the past ...
Welcome to another episode of the "Knowing Self, Knowing Others" podcast! In this episode, host Nia Thomas talks with Susanne Mus, the co-founder and CEO of AwareYES, to dive deep into the world of self-aware leadership. Susanne, with her background in IT companies and her passion for workplace happiness, shares her personal journey of self-awareness and the pivotal moments that led her to recognize the impact of her behavior on others. Susanne realized the importance of self-reflection and u...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast, where we delve into the realm of self-aware leadership with global thought leaders. In this episode, we're joined by Saieed Sadeghzadeh, a seasoned expert in leadership, personal development, and the art of self-awareness, self-care, mindfulness, and resilience building. Saieed Sadeghzadeh's journey to success has been a complex one, shaped by his upbringing, culture, and perfectionist tendencies. As a leader, he found himself caught in...
In this episode of "Knowing Self, Knowing Others," your host Nia Thomas welcomes the insightful Dr Grant Van Ulbrich to the show. Grant Van Ulbrich has spent the last 25 years in the cruise industry. His journey began in Kansas, then led him to the military and eventually to California where he entered the real estate industry. After a skiing accident that nearly took his life and left with him with extensive injuries, Grant found himself bankrupt and homeless. It was during his recover...
Welcome to the Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast, where we explore the intricacies of self-aware leadership and its impact on others. In today's episode, hoss Nia Thomas talks to Gwen Stirling Wilkie. They delve into the shifting dynamics of virtual work and its potential in unlocking the art of the possible. Gwen Stirling Wilkie has had a successful career in corporate leadership, with a focus on retail. She has always been fascinated by people and their behavior, particularly in a r...
Welcome to a very special episode of the Knowing Self Knowing Others podcast. Today, we're celebrating the launch of Nia Thomas' new book, "The Self Awareness Superhighway, Charting Your Leadership Journey." In this episode, we'll get an inside look at the inspiration behind the book, its key messages, and the practical tools it offers to develop self-aware leaders. From the challenges of the launch to the companion journal and self-assessment quiz, Nia shares the behind-the-scenes ...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast. In this episode, we dive into the world of self-awareness and personal transformation with the engaging Jacqueline Wales. Jacqueline Wales, a working class girl from Edinburgh, Scotland, had childhood dreams of seeing the world. Despite the challenges she faced growing up in a family with alcoholism and violence, she never gave up on her dreams. With a map of the world on her wall, she mapped out all the places she wanted to go. Her journey ...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast! In this episode, our host Nia Thomas is joined by the insightful and experienced healthcare leader, Rob Thomas. Rob began his healthcare career as a trainee, where he underwent a full six months Cook's tour, giving him hands-on experience in various roles within the medical field, including nursing, theatre portering, and working with GPs in the community. This early training had a profound effect on him and shaped his career. Despite the pa...
Welcome to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast, where we explore the intricacies of leadership, company culture, and remote work. In today's episode, our host Nia Thomas delves into a thought-provoking conversation with renowned leadership speaker and bestselling author Chris Dyer. Chris Dyer is a self-made entrepreneur who has dedicated years to learning from the best in business and leadership. Frustrated by the lack of a clear blueprint for success, he embarked on a journey to distill ...
Welcome back to The Knowing Self Knowing Others Podcast! In this episode, our host Nia Thomas is joined by the insightful and inspiring Gerardo Segat, an international leadership coach who shares his journey from trauma to triumph and his mission to humanize leadership. Gerardo is an accomplished professional who specializes in international tax, asset management, and legal services. He initially defined success by external measures such as big buildings, large groups, and financial wealth, d...
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