The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership: 50,000 Foot Views with Lisa Tilley

Welcome to another episode of the Nuts and Bolts of Leadership with Billy Duren and Hali Gibson! In each episode, we uncover valuable nuggets of wisdom to help you navigate the dynamic landscape of leadership.

In this episode, we are joined by Lisa Tilley, Founder and President of Lisa Tilley Consulting, and a dynamic leader of leaders. Lisa champions the importance of looking at things from a big-picture perspective, encouraging leaders to take a 50,000-foot view of leadership and business. We delve into the ever-changing world of organizational needs, with leadership succession being a key pillar of organizational strength. Lisa shares valuable insights on how to balance the needs for new leaders while maintaining organizational stability. 

Lisa challenges young leaders to keep their pulse on what their organization needs and learn how to step up and fill the gaps. For established leaders, she provides insights on the importance of letting go of control and empowering others to embrace leadership roles.

Tune in to The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership and join us on our journey of uncovering nuggets of wisdom. Whether you’re an established leader or an emerging talent, there’s something for everyone.


Looking for more leadership nuggets?
Discover the books mentioned in this episode: 

The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store by James McBride

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey

Be The Unicorn: 12 Data-Driven Habits that Separate the Best Leaders from the Rest by William Vanderbloemen


The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership Podcast

What does it mean to be a leader? Why does learning about leadership matter? How can we become servant leaders? The Nuts and Bolts of Leadership Podcast drills into the foundations of leadership for both the emerging and established leader. Billy Duren and Hali Gibson bring in dynamic leaders each week to discuss what being a lifelong learner and people developer really looks like. Join us as we bring you proven leaders who want to serve you with their story, as well as teaching us how to grow as leaders. We will be mining for the nuggets of wisdom from these dynamic leaders from throughout the country.

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This Podcast is edited by our friends at Deep Fried Studios.

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