Monthly Archives: July 2019

July 30, 2019

When More is Less: Stress in the Workplace

Do you realize the level of stress that may exist inside your organization? Or that certain conditions may be creating an overwhelm mindset? Stress impacts your team’s thinking and restricts their innovation. Listen to this podcast to discover the other negative impacts of stress and more importantly what to do about them.

July 25, 2019

Today’s the Day for the Legendary Leadership Summit!

Join me today from 3:00-4:30 MT/ 5:00-6:30 ET as I share insights on “How to be a Leader Who Gets Dynamic Organizational Results” Here’s an updated sign-up link. See you soon! Dr. Karen Y. Wilson-Starks

July 25, 2019

Finding Ways to Connect Across Cultures: Lessons from Saudi Arabia

Cultures enrich our lives, experiences, and successes and they also present some key challenges for us to overcome. Dr. Karen shares some fun and fascinating stories as well as insights for cross-cultural relations on this podcast. You will have to listen to find out the rest of the story!

July 23, 2019

What Does Agility Have to Do with the Use of Conflict Styles?

Did you know that conflict can be measured? Or that an instrument exists that allows you to assess five different conflict styles? Listen to this podcast and to Dr. Karen talk about this tool, the various conflict styles, and the potential impact on your company as you use the styles.

July 18, 2019

The Top 3 Reasons Conflict Becomes Problematic and What to Do About It

Advocating too hard to get everyone to see the issue as you do is the second of three points in creating problematic conflict. Listen to this podcast to discover the other two causes of problematic conflict and what Dr. Karen recommends you do about them.

July 16, 2019

Productive Conflict: Five Steps to Enhance What Works

Are you trying to avoid conflicts? Do you realize that some conflicts are productive? In this podcast Dr. Karen talks about how to enhance productive conflict. You will also discover the critical importance of “the third option.”

July 11, 2019

Flying Around a Storm: Lessons Learned

In life we encounter many storms. How we fly through or around them makes a difference. Even in a storm, you can experience inspiration and calm. In this podcast Dr. Karen shares her experiences and observations while flying around a storm. Do you see the beauty and opportunities when facing your storms?

July 9, 2019

Feedback as the Bridge to Positive Culture

Is your team walking blind through a maze at work? How can you prevent or even eliminate this from happening? In this podcast Dr. Karen shares how positive and constructive feedback creates the positive platform of a success culture.

July 4, 2019

Free to be Me at Work

Dr. Karen’s definition of freedom relates to identifying collective purpose. She also believes that finding people who buy into your organization’s purpose and “why” is one of the most important attributes of freedom at work. Listen to this podcast to stimulate your thinking and your interpretation of freedom in your workplace.

July 2, 2019

Reclaim Your Signature Strengths from Childhood

Childhood reflections are a tool for leading yourself first. In this podcast, Dr. Karen reflects on some of her childhood gifts, talents, and interests and how they show up in her life and leadership today. She invites you and your team to also take the journey.