Trench Leadership: A Podcast From The Front, host Simon Kardynal
In this podcast episode, Simon and Marika delve into the concept of toxic leadership and its impact on individuals and organisations.
Marika defines toxic leadership as a style of leadership characterised by abusive behaviour, manipulation, and a lack of empathy. Toxic leaders often create a hostile work environment, leading to decreased morale, increased turnover, and decreased productivity among team members.
Marika highlights the signs of toxic leadership, including a lack of transparency, favouritism, micromanagement, and a failure to take responsibility for mistakes; and emphasises the importance of recognising these signs early on to mitigate their negative effects.
Marika emphasises that toxic leaders erode trust and create a culture of fear and anxiety. This can lead to decreased motivation, increased stress, and a decline in overall well-being. Moreover, toxic leaders tend to stifle creativity and innovation, hindering the growth and success of the organisation.
Throughout the episode, Marika provides practical advice and tips on how to address toxic leadership and recommends organisations implement training programs to develop and nurture effective leadership skills.
Conscious Communication, host Phillip Bogolub
In this podcast episode, Phillip and Marika explore the concept that your inner wisdom is the key to achieving outward success.
Marika highlights the importance of tapping into your intuition and trusting it as a guide in various aspects of life and discusses how society often values external markers of success, such as wealth, status, and material possessions. However true success comes from living in alignment with our authentic selves and following our inner wisdom.
Marika emphasises the significance of listening to our intuition, our “internal GPS.” and explains that our intuition is a powerful tool that can provide guidance and insights in decision-making, relationships, and personal growth. By tuning into this inner knowing, we can make choices that align with our values and bring us closer to our desired outcomes.
Throughout the episode, Marika offers practical tips and exercises for connecting with our inner wisdom.
Your Spectacular Life, host Jodi Weitz
In this podcast episode, Jodi and Marika discuss how conscious leadership is being aware of one’s own values and beliefs and how you can align them with your organisation’s mission and vision.
Marika emphasises the importance of self-awareness and mindfulness in leadership, as well as the need for leaders to cultivate empathy and compassion for their team members. Marika highlights the role of vulnerability in leadership, and how being open and honest about one’s own struggles can help build trust and connection with others.
Throughout the episode, Marika provides practical tips and strategies for developing conscious leadership skills, such as practicing active listening, setting clear intentions, and creating a culture of feedback and continuous improvement.
Marika provides valuable insights and inspiration for anyone looking to become a more conscious and effective leader.
HR Unlocked, hosts Thomas Mackey and Jason Clemons
In this podcast episode, Thomas, Jason and Marika discuss the importance of conscious leadership, how it can be developed and the need for leaders to cultivate self-awareness, empathy, and compassion for their team members.
Marika talks about the role of vulnerability in leadership, and how being open and honest about one’s own struggles can help build trust and connection with others.
Throughout the episode, Marika emphasises the importance of creating a supportive and inclusive workplace culture, where team members feel valued and empowered to contribute their unique perspectives and ideas.
This episode offers valuable insights and inspiration for HR professionals and leaders looking to develop their conscious leadership skills and create a more positive and impactful workplace culture.
The Jali, host Melyssa Barrett
In this podcast episode, Melyssa and Marika talk about how practicing conscious leadership is about leading with purpose, intention, and awareness; it’s about being present, listening deeply, and creating a positive impact on those around you.
Conscious leadership is not just for those in traditional leadership positions, but it is for everyone who wants to make a difference in their personal and professional lives.
Melyssa and Marika discuss the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in conscious leadership and how we need to encourage leaders to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and heard.
Practicing conscious leadership requires a commitment to personal growth, self-reflection, and a willingness to learn and improve. Marika highlights that by becoming conscious leaders, we can create positive change in our communities, organisations, and the world.
People, Not Numbers, host Joe Sejean
In this podcast episode, Joe and Marika discuss the power of consciousness and how it can be harnessed to create positive change in our lives. Marika shares her personal journey of discovering the power of consciousness and how it has transformed her life.
Consciousness is the awareness of our thoughts, emotions, and actions. By becoming more conscious, we can identify and change negative patterns in our lives. Marika and Joe talk about the importance of self-love and how it is essential for personal growth and transformation.
Throughout the episode, Marika provides practical tips and exercises for listeners to increase their consciousness and tap into their inner power; emphasising the importance of meditation and mindfulness practices, as well as the power of positive affirmations.
Women in Leadership Talk, host Vicki Bradley
In this podcast episode, Vicki and Marika discuss conscious leadership and its importance in the workplace.
Conscious leadership is about being present, aware, and intentional in one’s actions. It involves understanding oneself and others, and being able to respond with empathy and compassion. Conscious leaders are also able to create a culture of trust and collaboration, where everyone feels valued and heard.
Marika and Vicki talk about the importance of self-care and taking care of oneself is not only essential for personal well-being but also for being an effective leader. Leaders should prioritise self-care activities such as meditation, exercise, and spending time in nature.
Conscious leadership is not just a buzzword, but a way of being that can lead to greater success and fulfillment in the workplace and beyond.
Wine After Work, host Bryce Batts
In this podcast episode, Bryce and Marika discuss the concept of conscious leadership and how it can be used to create a better world with conscious individuals.
Marika defines conscious leadership as the ability to lead with awareness, authenticity, and a commitment to personal and collective growth.
Marika and Bryce explore the importance of conscious leadership in the wine industry, particularly when it comes to issues like sustainability and ethical sourcing; whereby practicing conscious leadership, wine producers and industry leaders can create a more sustainable and ethical industry that values people and the planet.
Throughout the episode, Marika provides strategies for individuals who want to become more conscious and how with a willingness to learn and grow, individuals can develop their conscious leadership skills.
Head Spring Executive Development, Learning Rewired, host Thiago Kiwi
In this podcast episode, Thiago and Marika explore the importance of conscious leadership in today’s rapidly changing business environment, where organisations must adapt quickly to new challenges and opportunities.
Marika and Thiago discuss by practicing conscious leadership, executives can create a more resilient and innovative workplace that is better equipped to navigate uncertainty and change.
Throughout the episode, Marika highlights the value of conscious leadership in promoting greater well-being, creativity, and innovation in the workplace, and provides useful insights and tools for individuals who want to become more conscious in their own organisations.
Journey with Christian, host Christian D Evans
In this podcast episode, Christian and Marika discuss the importance of becoming a conscious leader and how it can help scale teams and organisations.
Marika and Christian talk about how conscious leaders are able to create more engaged and motivated teams by fostering a culture of trust, transparency, and collaboration.
The conversation explores the challenges of leadership in today’s rapidly changing business landscape, where organisations must be able to adapt quickly to new challenges and opportunities.
Marika emphasises the importance of being open to feedback and new ideas, and cultivating a growth mindset in oneself and others and encourages leaders to think beyond their own organisations and consider how they can contribute to the greater good.
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