Balance Sheet

A podcast all about finding balance and inspiration in our professional and personal lives.

About the show

I speak with career coaches, executives, start-up founders and others to learn all about how we can be more present and purposeful at work and at home.

Episodes

  • The Balance Myth

    May 13th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  35 mins 20 secs
    balance, leadership, productivity

    Founder & President of Peak Consulting Group and author of The Work-Life Balance Myth: Rethinking Your Optimal Balance for Success Dave McNeff explains why Millennials aren’t taking any time to just think and how thinking time gives leaders the ability to prepare for the next set of challenges.

  • Embracing an “Ownership Culture” and a Willingness to Fail

    April 29th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  21 mins 44 secs
    culture, leadership, manager

    Greg Milano, the founder and CEO of Fortuna Advisors, describes the obstacles to ownership culture, faulty management processes and the problem with always measuring against last year.

  • ESG for Beginners

    April 15th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  26 mins 55 secs
    environment, esg, sec, social, sustainability

    Leahruth Jemilo, Head of the ESG Advisory Practice at Corbin Advisors, discusses everything from the election to net zero to “green washing”.

  • How Employers Can Meet Gen Z Where They Are

    April 1st, 2021  |  Season 2  |  48 mins 40 secs
    career, covid, recruitment, student

    Learn how curriculums have adapted to COVID-19 and what students are looking from their future employers. We’ll also get an update from a recruitment expert on the job market, hiring and learn how to build a resilient team.

  • Are You Listening to Your Employees?

    March 18th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  46 mins 57 secs
    diversity, equity, inclusion, lgbt, mental health, mentorship

    Learn from a Global Talent Business Leader about how organizations are supporting their employees by establishing behavioral health strategies and how the COVID-19 crisis changed the dialogue around DE&I.

  • Tenants Need to Have a Good Story

    March 11th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  31 mins 55 secs
    leadership, office, remote work, work from home

    Jim Paterno & Alan Jovinelly of Stockton Real Estate Advisors share the major considerations for those looking to bring their workers back to the office.

  • “If I Don’t See One, I Will Be One”

    February 25th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 17 secs
    black history, leadership, naba

    A story of perseverance, selflessness, and leadership.

  • What Makes a Great CEO?

    February 11th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  27 mins 55 secs
    ceo, leadership, succession

    CEOs are under intense scrutiny these days and as the demands from stakeholders for competent leadership increase, the process of CEO succession has become more critical than ever before.

  • Resiliency and the Gift of Challenge

    January 29th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  18 mins 36 secs
    leadership, resiliency, women

    A Girl Scouts exec talks personal resiliency and how the organization is evolving.

  • The Leadership Lesson That Got Me Through It

    January 15th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  13 mins 50 secs
    covid-19, leadership

    Five leaders describe the career challenge that prepared them to take on COVID-19.

  • Episode 15: It's Time to Reinvent the Calendar

    September 18th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  20 mins 46 secs
    calendar, coach, leadership, parents, productivity, remote work

    If you want to know what someone is truly committed to, try looking at their calendar.

  • Episode 14: How to Be an Effective Mentor

    September 4th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  44 mins 52 secs
    allyship, mentor, mentorship, sponorship

    Having a mentor like Avec O’Brien will change the course of your life. But not all mentors are created equal and many are making serious (and avoidable) mistakes.

  • Episode 13: “I Want More People That Look Like Me In The Profession”: Part 2

    August 21st, 2020  |  Season 1  |  37 mins 14 secs
    black lives matter, leadership, naba

    Herschel and I discuss how he's balancing being a representative in the black community with his day job in accounting.

  • Episode 12: Working Parents Need More Support

    August 14th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  27 mins 51 secs
    co-parenting, parenting, remote work

    Whether you're a single parent or a co-parent, working while parenting (or parenting while working) in quarantine is not for the faint of heart.

  • Episode 11: Racial Justice Is a Movement, Not a Moment

    July 24th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  50 mins 24 secs
    cfo, leadership, racial justice

    My colleague at FEI Laura Shiffman and I interview the CFO of the National Urban League, Calvin Harris.

  • Episode 10: Balance is BS

    July 10th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  24 mins 40 secs
    balance, career, coach, self-care

    Consciousness and mindfulness coach Luke Iorio says we should forget about balance and focus on fulfillment.