All Episodes

Episode 020: Louie Giglio

You don’t need to know everything about how to achieve your vision before you take the next step. In this episode, Louie Giglio, pastor of Passion City Church and founder of the Passion movement, challenges us to tackle with intensity the big leadership visions God has given us.

Episode 019: Bill Hybels with Andy Stanley and Jeff Lockyer

Willow Creek Canada’s Chairman, Jeff Lockyer, and communicator, author and pastor, Andy Stanley, discuss the importance of talent observation inside businesses and organizations. Following an excerpt from Bill Hybels’ 2017 Global Leadership Summit session, they share insights on how to practically identify leadership in the next generation.

Episode 018: Juliet Funt with Bill Hybels and Jeff Lockyer

This episode of the GLS Podcast features a conversation between Bill Hybels and Jeff Lockyer on the importance of WhiteSpace—the “strategic pause” between activities that enables recuperation for the mind and greater productivity. After listening to excerpts from Juliet Funt’s insightful 2017 GLS session, they share practical strategies for how to increase WhiteSpace into your daily life.

Episode 017: Bill Hybels, Part 2

Bill Hybels describes two of his five key “Intangibles of Leadership.” Leaders must develop the key self-leadership competencies of grit and self-awareness in order to lead their teams and organizations effectively. This episode is part one of two episodes.

Episode 016: Bill Hybels, Part 1

Bill Hybels describes two of his five key “Intangibles of Leadership.” Leaders must develop the key self-leadership competencies of grit and self-awareness in order to lead their teams and organizations effectively. This episode is part one of two episodes.

Episode 015: Sam Adeyemi with Bill Hybels and Heather Larson

At the 2017 Global Leadership Summit, Sam Adeyemi challenged leaders to build hope into the next generation. In this episode of the GLS Podcast, Heather Larson and Bill Hybels discuss the importance of hope for leaders on both a personal and organizational level.

Episode 014: Liz Wiseman

Leadership expert Liz Wiseman describes research around the management style of three types of leaders: The “multiplier leader” who amplifies the intelligence of the leaders around them, the “diminisher leader” who exhausts and frustrates the people with whom they interact and the “accidental diminisher” who unintentionally has a diminishing effect.

Episode 013: Marcus Buckingham with Bill Hybels and Jeff Lockyer

At the 2017 Global Leadership Summit, leadership expert, Marcus Buckingham, challenged us with new research on performance management. In this episode of the GLS Podcast, Jeff Lockyer talks with Bill Hybels about the practical ways he manages leaders at Willow Creek to maximize their performance.

Episode 012: Mark Burnett with Bill Hybels

In this episode of the GLS Podcast, Bill Hybels interviews television and movie producer, Mark Burnett, on the topic of creative leadership. Bill covers a broad range of topics including how Mark got his unconventional start in business, The Bible television series, the importance of hiring the right people, and the unique dynamics of a creative team.

Episode 011: Fredrik Härén with Bill Hybels and Heather Larson

At the 2017 Global Leadership Summit, creativity expert Fredrik Härén discussed the importance of creativity for leaders. In this episode of the GLS Podcast, Heather Larson interviews Bill Hybels on the techniques he uses to increase his own personal creativity as well as the ways he encourages a creative and innovative culture at Willow Creek.