ILA Podcasts

ILA partners with ILA Fellows and members on the following:

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders is produced in partnership with ILA Fellow and past ILA Board member Scott J. Allen and is ILA’s official podcast. 

ILA Fellow Maureen Metcalf partners with ILA on a series of Global Leadership episodes within her podcast Innovating Leadership

ILA Members Lauren Bullock and Dan Jenkins partner with ILA to feature the work of ILA members on a series of episodes within the Leadership Educator Podcast

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Passionately Detached Curiosity

Dr. Aidan Harney, who worked on designing and deploying Intel’s ‘Managing @ Intel’ program to 13,000 people managers around the globe, shares insights from working with senior business leaders.

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Courageous Followership

Ira Chaleff and Neil Grunberg join Maureen to discuss the role of leadership and followership. Both are essential for a healthy organization and we each need know when to play each role.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

We Are Varied, Dimensionally Complex Creatures

Jesuit priest and leadership educator David McCallum joins Scott. McCallum is founding Executive Director of the Program for Discerning Leadership, which provides leadership formation for senior Vatican officials.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

The Both/And Reality

Dr. Chuck Palus & John McGuire discusses their work at the Center for Creative Leadership developing leaders and vertically transforming leadership cultures.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Leadership and Metaversities

Steve Grubbs joins Scott to talk about the “metaversity,” a combination of the metaverse and the university, and what students today expect in an immersive learning environment.

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Growing Up Biden: Family Lessons on Leadership

Valerie Biden Owens, presidential campaign manager and sister to U.S. President Joe Biden, discusses her book Growing Up Biden. She shares challenges she faced breaking gender barriers and dives into the ingrained lessons and expectations – the guiding principles – of her close-knit, Irish American, Catholic family.

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The Bonobo Sisterhood: Ape Society’s Lessons for Your Leadership

From subtle misogyny to outright violent abuse, women continue to experience discrimination in patriarchal societies. But bonobos, with whom we share 98.7% of our DNA, enjoy a more equal society. Guest Diane Rosenfeld tells us there’s a lot our political and corporate leaders can learn from bonobo society.

Leadership Educator Podcast

Reflecting with ILA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, Dr. Susan Komives

Dan and Lauren reflect on ILA’s 2022 Global Conference with Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Dr. Susan Komives. Susan shares her contributions to the ILA community, including her service on the board, past presentations, and personal and professional highlights from this year’s conference.