Leadership Lessons with Ted Lasso - Taking the High Road w/ Guest: Gary Ware
Gary Ware is the Author of the acclaimed Playful Rebellion: Maximize Workplace Success Through the Power of Play. Gary is a keynote speaker, a certified coach, and an improv guy with a decade of experience performing improv theater. He's a leadership and team facilitator.
Following years of burnout climbing the corporate ladder, in pursuit of an outdated, impersonal, and cookie-cutter "dream," Gary Ware now works with young-and young at heart-professionals to help them incorporate play into their lives and experience how it can improve every part of living, from confidence and energy to attitude and creativity.
Playful Rebellion will help you discover how to find joy and wonder in the mundane again, and how to use the superpowers hidden within yourself. You'll learn the steps to become a Play Rebel, and the advantages of being one, from satisfying our deepest emotional needs to getting through that boring Zoom meeting.
Leadership Lessons with Ted Lasso, Courageous Decisions to Protect Values & Culture w/ Guest: Jessie Jacob
Jessie Jacob is the Head of Communities at CultureAmp, sparking and supporting Chapter Leaders of the CultureFirstMovement, a global community of people who believe a better world of work is possible and are willing to take action to make it real. There are over 100 Chapters with passionate kindred spirits and change-makers around the world from Melbourne to Dubai, Bangalore to NYC, and Berlin to San Francisco.
In this episode, Jessie discusses her favorite Ted Lasso scene about "Courageous decisions to protect values & culture" when Ted made the tough decision to bench his star player to preserve a collaborative environment. Similar dilemmas happen in the workplace every day. Enjoy this rich discussion.