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TNM Unplugged

TNM Unplugged

Welcome to TNM Unplugged!

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Unplugged is a state of high performance where you take control and improve your heart, your body, and your mind so they work in unison, helping you execute at levels far beyond expectations!

TNM Unplugged was born out of a 20-year crusade to transform leadership through coaching. Our program distills the knowledge of world-class coaches, professional facilitators, bestselling authors, distinguished researchers and scientists, meditation teachers and mentors, and innovators. Their collective wisdom and expertise, delivered through enlightening conversation, insightful dialogue, and practical role play, will help you take your leadership skills to the next level.

TNM Unplugged shares the perspectives of a thriving, global leadership community, plus more than 20 years of experience providing leadership training to global organizations.


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Executive Coaching Series
Episode 04
TNM's Senior Partner Zoran Todorovic on Establishing Trust and Intimacy

21 | Zoran Todorovic, MCC, is a global executive coach, speaker and author who has helped hundreds of senior leaders and executive teams around the globe to unleash their power and potential. One of the most interesting challenges with executive coaching is how to create trust and intimacy in an on-going coaching relationship. Zoran shares his professional experiences and offers examples of what can happen when trust and intimacy in coaching is or is not present. He further shares tips and guidance on how to create powerful coaching presence as an executive coach that naturally creates space for trust and growth.

 


Executive Coaching Series
Episode 03
MCC Coach Giuseppe Totino on What influences the success of an executive coaching engagement and what determines failure

20 | Giuseppe Totino is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credentialed with the International Coach Federation (ICF), an International Association of Facilitators' Certified Professional group Facilitator (CPF), and a Trainer, Certified Mediator and Certified Nutrition Coach with The Inflammation Research Foundation. Giuseppe's passion for coaching, group facilitation and NVC mediation stems from his will to see and connect to what he calls 'the best side of a human being', which he does when in a coaching relationship with a client or a facilitation relationship with a group. His purpose consists in supporting his clients through coaching, facilitation, and sharing NVC, to deepen self-discovery, and to facilitate greater understanding and connection with self and others. Sharing professional insights and practical examples, Giuseppe and Vivienne Ladommatou explore what influences the success of an executive coaching engagement and what determines failure.

 


Executive Coaching Series
Episone 02
MCC Coach Jean-Francois Cousin on How to challenge a client and give them feedback for improvement

19 | Jean-Francois Cousin, MCC, is a global executive coach, speaker and author who has helped hundreds of senior leaders and executive teams around the globe to unleash their greatness. He is dedicated to the growth of the contribution of the coaching profession and serves as the Chairman of the Global Board 2019 of the International Coach Federation. How can coaches find the courage to challenge a client and give them feedback for improvement, and then do so in a way that effectively supports the client’s growth and success? Jean-Francois explains how coaches can overcome their own fears with personal insight and practical advice.

 


Executive Coaching Series
Episode 01
TNM's Senior Partner Zoran Todorovic chats with MCC Coach Nancy Hughes on
The Importance of Believing in your Coachee

18 | Nancy Hughes, MCC and an expert Executive, Leadership and Team Coach discusses her passion for raising the level of consciousness and awareness in organizations through her coaching work with individuals and groups and truly helping leaders to step into their most powerful selves.

 


Coaching Essentials Series
Episode 03
Coaching Mindset

17 | The Coaching Mindset provides the foundation and framing necessary to have a successful coaching relationship. Guiding principles for holding presence, being authentic, forward thinking and focused on intent are explained in an easily understandable and fun way by TNM Senior Coaches David Prior and Vivienne Ladommatou.

 


Coaching Essentials Series
Episode 02
Coaching Skills

16 | Questioning, relating and listening are at the core of good coaching. Listen as TNM Senior Coaches Ed Irons, Marcia Reynolds and Vivienne Ladommatou explain each competency and underscore their benefits and how they contribute to a successful and sustainable coaching relationship.

 


Coaching Essentials Series
Episode 01
Coaching Models

15 | In this podcast TNM Senior Coaches Marcia Reynolds, David Prior and Ed Irons describe and demonstrate two common coaching frameworks used in conversations, meetings and everyday leadership. 

 


Coaching the Person, Not the Problem
with Dr. Marcia Reynolds and Zoran Todorovic

14 | Noted author, speaker and teacher, Dr. Marcia Reynolds and Zoran Todorovic discuss how coaches can become change agents who actively recharge the human spirit, coach as “disruptor” and the brain science behind our resistance to change and the stories we tell ourselves to avoid what is uncomfortable. They discuss key aspects of reflective inquiry that help people see their stories objectively, lead them to discover how to change the narrative and by so doing, transform themselves. Ultimately, they remind us to be kind to ourselves and each other, life is a journey, there are no mistakes just learning moments, and through reflection we can find value in every experience to help us change and grow.

 


Beyond Leadership with David Papa and Zoran Todorovic
Lead and Decide with your Heart

13 | This podcast explores the concept of heart-centered leadership and decision-making. David and Zoran discuss how your deepest emotions can be your greatest source of strength and clarity when faced with challenging decisions; how emotional intelligence, vulnerability, and wisdom combine and align to bring about surprising results; and how to slow down, open up and trust the process. You will discover how to listen to your heart, heed your intuition, and take those leaps of faith that will benefit you, your organization and the world.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 12
Learn to Tell a Great Story

12 | Learning to tell a great story is a foundational skill for leaders –stories are memorable and motivating, and can engage people better than simply giving instructions or describing an idea. How do you learn to tell a good story? What kinds of stories should leaders tell? this short podcast provides tips and topics for your own strategic storytelling.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 11
How do we Think Customer?

11 | This podcast features a list of ways to include customer focus in your work, and examples of how other companies have done so. Customer focus or orientation means business is planned, operated, and measured in terms of the customer. It's easy to imagine sales and marketing teams being customer-focused. How do we embed a customer orientation all the way across the organization? What do other businesses do?

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 10
Black Hat Phillip

10 | In this podcast we hear how a leader taught us a valuable lesson about how to use a decision-making concept to manage his leadership team's personality and differences.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 09
Change is the new normal

9 | Being a successful leader means being aware of your own mindsets and how your values and beliefs can shape your behavior and ultimately impact others. In this podcast we introduce a framework and mindsets that help increase inclusion, drive innovation, and minimize the unintended impact of our own mental models and biases, providing a wider lens to look through as we make decisions.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 08
Say What There is to Say

8 | During a leadership course, a leader shared his concerns about raising difficult topics or having tough, important, conversations. This podcast demonstrates the positive impact, especially on collaboration, of courageous conversations through his story.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 07
Dealing With Dinosaurs

7 | Leading in a workplace with 4 or 5 generations has increasingly become a focus of concern, whether it's because we have a larger range of ages at work, more differences, or different rates of technological adoption. In this podcast we share with you a story from a leader in Turkey sharing their ideas about leading several generations.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 06
KPI and Objectives Working in a world that makes sense

6 | A recent publication by global consulting firm Deloitte states that "no single factor has more impact on employee engagement than 'clearly defined goals that are written down and shared freely.'" In this recording, we share two stories pertaining to KPIs, Objectives and how to use the performance management system to create a working world that makes sense for us as leaders and our teams, too.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 05
Developing Business Acumen

5 | In this recording we share a situation in which a leader, like yourself, stretched and developed his business acumen. We also share business guru Ram Charan's 6 questions leaders at every level can ask to engage colleagues and peers on important strategic issues.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 04
Resilience & Psychological Safety

4 | In this podcast we discuss how to build psychological safety & resilience in our teams.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 03
Question Before Suggestion

3 | In this podcast we hear how a leader created the phrase 'Question Before Suggestion' to remind himself of an idea he wanted to remember from the workshop he was attending. It has to do with how to take a coaching approach and engage his team to take more initiative.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 02
Why Coaching is harder than it sounds

2 | In this story, a world-class sports coach provides perspective on one-way coaching in the workplace, and how it can be more difficult than sports coaching.

 


New Leadership Paradigm Series with Dr. Rebecca Self
Episode 01
Who Ate My Pie

1 | In this story, a unique experience with a client in Texas sheds light on work-life balance and integrating our work into whole, full lives. The recording includes a short exercise you can do, too, to gauge your overall satisfaction and ascertain where you may want to sped your time and energy differently.

 


Original music written, performed, and produced by Otis McDonald.