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

The Power of Resentment

ILA Lifetime Achievement Award winner Dr. Joanne Ciulla joins Scott for a conversation on the power of resentment as an effective means for leaders to cultivate loyal followers even if the leaders do not serve the followers’ interests.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Invitation to the Conversation

Scott talks with Dr. Brent Cusher and Dr. Mark Menaldo about their new book Philosophy and Leadership: Three Classical Models and Cases.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Charisma of Purpose

Dr. Gill Hickman talks with Scott about creating one of the first leadership programs in the world, writing some of the first leadership text books, and growing up during the U.S. Civil Rights movement in the South.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Figure It Out

Scott talks with David Rae, President & Co-Founder of 503 Media & Events and the Curator of TEDxPortland, about creativity and figuring things out.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

The Holy Grail of Leadership Development

Bruce Avolio, one of the most cited leadership scholars in the world, joins Scott to discuss the holy grail around leadership development – our perspective-taking capacity.

Leadership Educator Podcast

Teaching Leadership Graduate Courses

Dr. Kathy Guthrie and hosts Lauren Bullock and Dan Jenkins share experiences from teaching and learning in graduate school, feedback from student participants, changes to make moving forward, and how their work prepares future leaders in and out of higher education.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Gardeners Not Mechanics

Gary Lloyd joins Scott to discuss his new book Gardeners Not Mechanics: How to Cultivate Change at Work. “The world of work is an ecosystem of interdependent organizations, groups, and individuals. So, if you want to make a sustainable change at work, you are more likely to succeed if you approach your change as a gardener, not a mechanic.”

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Torturing the Data Into Confessing

Scott talks with Dr. Dennis Tourish, editor of the SAGE journal Leadership, on the state of leadership scholarship the need for scholarship to speak to the world in a more timely manner.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Integral Leadership

Stretch your mind and explore the world of integral leadership! In this episode Scott interviews Dr. Jonathan Reams, Editor-in Chief of Integral Review, A Transdisciplinary and Transcultural Journal for New Thought, Praxis and Research.