Welcome to Taking the Lead, a content series from Bravanti thought leaders.
In both standard podcasts and shorter interviews we call “shortcasts,” we talk with the C-suite and other senior leaders about solving various organizational problems and moving businesses forward with executive coaching, leadership development, or career transition programs.
We hope you enjoy learning about business leadership from
some of the best industry leaders around.

Taking the Lead Shortcasts:

Episode 7: Career Transition in a Post-Covid World, with Lyn Edwards and Diane Frisch, senior career transition coaches with BPI group

Episode 6: Building a Listening-Based Culture, with Dr. Kathryn Heath, Managing Director, BPI group

Episode 5: Creating a Culture of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, with Tanya S. Blackmon, EVP & Chief Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Officer at Novant Health

Episode 4: The Pandemic’s Effect on Working Women, with Leslie Bacque Smith, Sr. Manager of Global Talent and Leadership Development, SAS

Episode 3: Are You Thriving or Surviving? Resilience & Managing Your Energy, with Ragini Basu, Principal, Deloitte

Episode 2: Trust & Leadership, with Angela Deputy, Vice President of Field Operations Human Resources at Aspen Dental

Episode 1: Authenticity, Vulnerability & Evolving Leadership: Lessons Learned from Change, with Liz Connelly, CHRO and Senior Vice President, Coworker Services, CDW


Taking the Lead Podcasts:

Episode 4: Culture, Vision, & Communication: What M&A Leaders Can Teach the World About Leading Through Change, with Rob Brown, Managing Director & CEO North America at Lincoln International

Episode 3: “Challenges in Healthcare Today – From Talent to Technology” with Dr. Jeff Bahr, Advocate Aurora Health

Episode 2: “A People-First Organization Driven by Values” with Kevin McCarty, CEO, and Susan Stelter, CPO, West Monroe Partners

Episode 1: “Spinoff Success: Aligning Leaders, Teams, and Culture” with David Petratis, CEO, Allegion