Monthly Archives: December 2020

December 29, 2020

Interview with Dov Baron, The Dragonist

Dragons are the top talent in organizations. They must find their fire to reach their full potential. Their fire is rooted in the “Why behind the Why”. The difficult circumstances in life are the teachers that show true dragons what they are here to give to the world and how they are called to serve. Join Dr. Karen and her guest, leadership expert, Dov Baron as he highlights what’s really needed in leadership today.
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December 29, 2020

Supersonic Teams and Leaders with Loree Draude

Dr. Karen Y. Wilson-Starks, the President of TRANSLEADERSHIP, INC.®️, has more than 30 years of experience as a trusted advisor for executives in corporations, the US Military and Federal Government, and non-profit leaders in faith based organizations and Foundations. In these tough times, executive leaders must successfully identify their next best steps to create and/or …

December 22, 2020

The Year in Review: Future Focus

Although this has been an unprecedented year, Dr. Karen says pause to assess what you have experienced and learned. Rate yourself and your business in key areas. No matter the ratings, remember to be thankful for what went well. Take time to celebrate your successes and to identify your priorities for next year. In this podcast she also shares her TRANSLEADERSHIP, INC. Future Focus Planning tool. Get the assessment tool at

December 17, 2020

Timely Pandemic Lessons from the 1800s

There are profound similarities between the Cholera epidemic of 1832 and the Corona virus epidemic of 2020. “It won’t happen to us” was one of the false mindsets of many. Also, false narratives, conspiracy theories, and bogus cures abounded. Dr. Karen explains how what we see today, reflects our pre-pandemic conditions and is also an opportunity to make different choices going forward.

Reference: Life in The Time of Cholera: Lessons on a Pandemic by George Prochnick, Emergence Magazine (June 2020)

December 15, 2020

Happy Chanukah with Chad and Cantor Laurel Barr

The miracle of Chanukah, The Festival of Lights, lighting the darkness, and bringing hope to a hurting world is what guests Chad and Cantor Laurel Barr share on today’s podcast episode. Listen as Dr. Karen explores both the historical and current day significance of Chanukah.

Hear Chad and Laurel’s beautiful musical interlude on today’s show.

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December 10, 2020

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo: Leadership Exemplar

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was awarded the International Academy of TV Arts and Sciences Award for his remarkable job leveraging the media to save lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. His messages were so powerful and effective that people from other states and countries also tuned-in. Listen to Dr. Karen unpack leadership lessons for leading well in a crisis. Take what you can use for your business.

December 8, 2020

Rance Allen: Calling, Purpose, and Inheritance

Gospel music icon, Rance Allen was called to preach at four years old, preached his first sermon at five, and was an interstate traveling preacher by age seven. In this podcast, Dr. Karen reflects on the life of Rance Allen and shares many business applications. She says, “There is a greater vision for you than what others may see.” Listen to this podcast to discover how to reach that vision and use your gifts to fulfill your purpose.