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Michael Bungay Stanier

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Being more coach like - Michael Bungay Stanier - Episode Focus

The Leadership Moments Podcast

Like his books, Michael is clear, engaging and uplifting as he explains why giving advice leads to poor outcomes and how to tame the advice monster that resides in all of us to be more coach like with better outcomes for everybody. He talks eloquently about the need to find the balance between the brain’s need for certainty and the power of curiosity, in a world full of uncertainty and the importance of strong, clear leadership and leaves us with a powerful final question.


29 Apr 2021

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Suzi Pomerantz with Michael Bungay Stanier on Leading Coaches

Innovative Influence with Suzi Pomerantz

Michael Bungay Stanier talks with Suzi about how to do more great work and the impact of coaching. He's brilliant as always...tune in!


1 Apr 2021

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Ep65: The Coaching Habit with Michael Bungay Stanier

#STAYHUMAN: Sales Skills Podcast with Malvina EL-Sayegh

Michael joins me on the podcast to talk about his incredible book "The Coaching Habit".You’ll Learn:How to tame your advice monsterHow to become truly curiousWhy sales is much like coaching and being coachedAbout Michael Bungay StanierMichael Bungay Stanier is at the forefront of shaping how organizations around the world make being coach-like an essential leadership behavior and competency. His book The Coaching Habit is the best-selling coaching book of this century, with over 700,000 copies sold and 1,000+ five-star reviews on Amazon. In 2019, he was named the #1 thought leader in coaching, and was shortlisted for the coaching prize by Thinkers50, the "Oscars of management". Michael was the first Canadian Coach of the Year and has been named a Global Coaching Guru since 2014. He was a Rhodes Scholar.Michael is the Founder of Box of Crayons. Box of Crayons is a learning and development company that helps organizations transform from advice-driven to curiosity-led.Michael is a compelling keynote speaker who combines practicality, humour, and an unprecedented degree of engagement with the audience. He has performed around the world in front of crowds ranging from ten to ten thousand.En route to today--and these are essential parts of his origin story--Michael knocked himself unconscious as a labourer by hitting himself in the head with a shovel; mastered stagecraft (and stage fright) at law school by appearing in a skit called Synchronized Nude Male Modelling; and his first paid piece of writing was a Harlequin Romance-esque story involving a mis-delivered letter called ... The Male Delivery.www.boxofcrayons.com


22 Mar 2021

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Can You Navigate Hard Changes? with Michael Bungay Stanier

Making Positive Psychology Work Podcast

Michael Bungay Stanier, who helps people be a force for change. Best known for his book, The Coaching Habit, Michael’s learning and development company, Box Of Crayons, trains hundreds of thousands of managers to be more coach-like, and their clients range from Microsoft right through to Gucci. In this week’s podcast, we explore how to navigate hard changes more effectively by leveling up our individual and organizational curiosity. Connect with Michael Bungay Stanier: https://www.mbs.works/ You’ll Learn: [02:28] - Michael explains the difference between easy change and hard change. [06:51] - Michael explores how our definitions for successful change may need to be updated. [10:46] - Michael offers some tips to help us tell less and ask more in order to create the changes we want. [14:22] - Michael shares some simple questions we can ask to help us stay curious and open as we create change. [17:05] - Michael provides some simple prompts to help us tame our advice-giving monsters. [20:47] - Michael explains why creating a habit of asking questions will probably take us longer than 21 days. [23:27] - Michael shares why celebrating is an important part of helping us to persist with new behaviors. [26:12] - Michael outlines what workplaces can do to encourage and support organizational curiosity. [28:13] - Michael shares his one best question to ask in workplaces. [30:30] - Michael completes the lightning round! Thanks for listening! MPPW Podcast on Facebook https://boxofcrayons.com/ Reinventing Social Change by Nell Edgington Change: How to Make Big Things Happen by Damon Centola & James Fouhey Thanks so much for joining me again this week.  If you enjoyed this episode, please share it using the social media buttons you see at the bottom of this post. Please leave an honest review for the Making Positive Psychology Work Podcast on iTunes. Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated. They do matter in the rankings of the show, and I read each and every one of them.  And don’t forget to subscribe to the show on iTunes to get automatic updates. It’s free! You can also listen to all the episodes of Making Positive Psychology Work streamed directly to your smartphone or iPad through stitcher. No need for downloading or syncing. Until next time, take care!  Thank you, Michael!


18 Mar 2021

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E154: Shifting Power with Curiousity: Michael Bungay Stanier on Decentering Ourselves and Elevating Others

The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion

Author, speaker, and entrepreneur Michael Bungay Stanier joins the program to discuss the importance of curiosity and why leaders should decenter themselves. Discover how to embrace power in an authentic way, and what trees can teach us about decision making. 


10 Mar 2021

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EP 259: The Advice Trap with Michael Bungay Stanier

The Innovation Show

This episode is about getting to grips with how to actually change your behaviour so you stay curious a little bit longer.It sounds like it should be easy, but it's not. You have to tame your Advice Monster, that part of you that jumps in to offer up ideas, opinions, suggestions and advice. And it's taming your Advice Monster that's at the heart of this book. But there are also some specific coaching strategies, particularly on how to focus on what matters most. We welcome author of The Advice Trap: Be Humble, Stay Curious & Change the Way You Lead Forever Michael Bungay StanierMore about Michael here: https://www.mbs.works


4 Feb 2021

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144: Betting On You with Laurie Ruettimann, Hosted by Michael Bungay Stanier

Punk Rock HR

On this episode of Punk Rock HR, I’m turning the tables on myself. Author and thought leadership coach Michael Bungay Stanier interviews me about my new book, “Betting on You: How to Put Yourself First and (Finally) Take Control of Your Career.”


11 Jan 2021

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From The Vault: A Conversation with Michael Bungay Stanier

Sales Enablement Podcast with Andy Paul

Michael Bungay Stanier is the author of one of my favorite books The Coaching Habit. On this episode we talk about his new brand new book, The Advice Trap. Be Humble, Stay Curious & Change the Way You Lead Forever. Today we talk about the three main problems with giving advice: (1) your advice doesn’t work; (2) solving the wrong problem; and (3) proposing a mediocre solution. As a result, you risk becoming what Michael calls an Advice Monster. This episode was recorded in early 2020. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


28 Dec 2020

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Michael Bungay Stanier on power, privilege and becoming a force for change in the world

Phone Calls With Clever People

We're Talking Power. If you have power or privilege, then how do you become a champion for change and use that for good? My guest is Michael Bungay Stanier, author of 'The Advice Trap' and 'The Coaching Habit' (the best-selling coaching book of this century with over 700,000 copies sold and 1,000+ five-star reviews on Amazon).  These are two of my all time favourite books so the opportunity to sit down with him is very humbling. I give Michael to explore the idea of power, privilege and becoming a force for change in the world. Follow Michael on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelbungaystanier/ and visit https://www.mbs.works/ to learn more about his work and sign up to his free course 'The Year of Living Brilliantly'. Connect with Shane on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/shanemhatton/


7 Oct 2020

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Episode 50! Avoiding the Advice Trap with Michael Bungay Stanier

The 21st Century Creative

Today’s guest on The 21st Century Creative is Michael Bungay Stanier, a returning guest whose interview way back in Season 1 proved very popular. And his book The Coaching Habit turned out to be even more popular, as it went on to sell three quarters of a million copies. Michael is back with some excellent […] The post Episode 50! Avoiding the Advice Trap with Michael Bungay Stanier appeared first on Mark McGuinness | Creative Coach. Related StoriesThe 21st Century Illustrator with Krystal LaukThe Adventure of Writing with Emily KimelmanWriting a World-Changing Book with Cynthia Morris

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24 Aug 2020