Leadership University Podcast

Dr. Henry Cloud’s Leadership University Podcast is a podcast designed to help you learn how to leverage influence, maximize potential, and enhance opportunities in your personal and professional life. Each episode features a leadership lesson from Dr. Henry Cloud and an interview with top business leaders such as Ken Blanchard, Maria Shriver, Chris McChesney (Franklin Covey), Josh Ellis (SUCCESS Magazine), and many more. Our goal: To help you develop and nurture the qualities you need to become a successful leader at work and at home. For podcast show notes and additional resources to grow your leadership skills, visit www.drcloud.com.

Harvey Kanter - Being Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

In this episode hosts LoriAnn Lowery-Biggers and Dr. Henry Cloud welcome Harvey Kanter to The Leader's Panel. Harvey is an author, and career business leader. He is currently the CEO of Destination...


Joel Manby - Work Culture Isn't Words On A Plaque

In this episode hosts LoriAnn Lowery-Biggers and Dr. Henry Cloud welcome Joel Manby to The Leader's Panel. Joel is a graduate of Harvard Business School, the former CEO of Seaworld, and the former ...


Joel Peterson - Leaders Run Toward The Fire

In this episode of the Leader's Panel, hosts Dr. Henry Cloud and LoriAnn Lowery-Biggers are joined by Joel Peterson to discuss how leaders work in a crisis, and what real listening is between co-wo...


Jack Hollis: Putting Relationships First in Business, Part 1

Jack Hollis is group vice president and general manager of the Toyota Division at Toyota Motor North America, and in this episode of The Leader’s Panel, he tells us about the importance putting rel...


Christina Hovestadt: Being a Female Role Model in the NFL

In this episode of The Leader’s Panel, Christina Hovestadt discusses the journey that led her to the NFL and shares with us the principles that allowed her to persevere as a role model within one o...


Jia Jiang: Overcoming the Fear of Rejection — S02:EP1

Jia Jiang joins The Leader’s Panel to talk about his journey to overcome the fear of rejection by intentionally putting himself in situations where “no” would have been the default answer, but to h...


The Leader's Panel – A Season 2 Introduction

The Leader's Panel host Jennifer Laine explains the inspiration behind a revamped podcast featuring the expertise Dr. Henry Cloud. 


Emily Esfahani Smith: How to Craft a Life that Matters – S01: EP18

Emily Esfahani Smith talks to us about the difference between finding happiness in your life versus having meaning in your life – where do we get it, why we can’t find it, and what composes the ing...


Henry Cloud: How We Grow in Our Professional Lives – S01: EP17

Dr. Henry Cloud talks about the ingredients that foster a thriving work environment. First, we have to consider how the brain functions. How does someone receive information when it’s coming from y...


Brad Stulberg: The Scientific and Practical Principles for Achieving Peak Performance – S01: EP16

Brad Stulberg expands upon the scientific and practical formulas that achieve peak performance. He tells us that the mastery behind personal and professional gains can be achieved by anyone because...


Jason Fried: How to Promote a Company Culture that Keeps Employees Engaged – S01: EP15

Jason Fried co-founded Basecamp 18 years ago with the intention of not only creating an organizational space for companies to increase productivity, but to foster an environment where employees cou...

Frans Johansson: How Intersectional Thinking Harnesses the Collective Power of Creativity – S01: EP14

Frans Johansson talks to Jennifer and Greg about leveraging the Medici Effect, a place where intersectional ideas come together from diverse industries and cultures to create undiscovered innovatio...


Liz Wiseman: How to Lead like a Multiplier in Your Organization – S01: EP13

How does a leader have a multiplying or diminishing effect on their team? Liz Wiseman talks to Jennifer and Greg about the traits, characteristics and culture it takes for a leader to maximize tale...


Dr. Henry Cloud: How Emotional Culture Affects Others and Drives Performance – S01: EP12

It’s important to come to terms with the fact that when we show up to work, we’re still people. If you consider yourself the type who only cares about results, you need to come to terms with the f...


Kat Popiel: How to Take Risks When You Don’t Have all the Answers – S01: EP11

Henry, Greg and Jennifer sit down with Kat Popiel to talk about taking risks while being humble enough to admit that you don’t have all the answers, yet having the willingness and energy to try. Ka...


Rorke Denver: What it Takes to Lead Special Forces as a Navy Seal – S01: EP10


Rorke Denver is a Navy Seal who has led special forces all over the world. He’s written about his experiences in two books and has been featured in movies about his life serving our country. Dr....


Henry Cloud: Stop Wasting Your Time and Take Back Control – S01: EP09

What takes your attention that really moves the needle, and what is a waste of time? It all boils down to where your energy goes. In this episode, Henry, Jennifer and Greg discuss the way the mind ...


Jesse Itzler: The Leader’s Attention – When to Say No and Know When to Commit – S01: EP08

Jesse Itzler talks about why he’s never done setting goals and how he only gives time to the opportunities that will further his personal development. Dr. Henry Cloud tells us how a leader function...


Patrick Lencioni: Why You’re Never Done Growing as a Leader – S01: EP07

In this episode of the podcast, Dr. Henry Cloud talks to Patrick Lencioni about leaders remaining humble, hungry and self-aware as they strive to be high producers who want to see growth within the...


Amy Morin: 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do and the Secret of Improvement – S01: EP06

Amy Morin goes over the 13 things that mentally strong people don’t do and what inspired her to write an article that helped more than 30 million people. Plus, Dr. Henry Cloud breaks down the secre...


Liz Wiseman: Maximizing Results from Your Team with – S01: EP05

Liz Wiseman shares her insight on what leaders need to do to get the desirable results from their teams and organizations. Dr. Henry Cloud elaborates on how we get in the way of the results we want...


Dr. Henry Cloud: The Wake You Leave Behind – S01: EP04

This week Dr. Henry Cloud talks about the wake of you leave in leadership between results and relationships. Plus, he answers your pressing questions about leadership.


Chris McChesney: Executing a Plan – S01: EP03

Chris McChesney talks to Jennifer and Chris about the four principles of executing a strategy. Plus, Dr. Henry Cloud tells us about the difference between a vision and a fantasy, and how leaders ge...


SUCCESS Magazine: Vision and Engaging Talent – S01: EP02

In this episode, Jennifer Laine and Chris Mefford talk to Shelby Skrhak and Josh Ellis of Success Magazine. Dr. Henry Cloud weighs in on vision and engaging talent.


Dr. Henry Cloud: What Is Leadership? – S01: EP01

Dr. Henry Cloud’s Leadership University is a podcast about leveraging your influence, maximizing your potential, and enhancing your opportunities in your personal and professional life. Our goal: T...