How to Become a Conscious Leader Even if You’re Solo with Kymm Nelsen [LLC 023]

Is leadership an inside job? Why is it important for people to learn how to “be” before they can “do” and “have”? Can a business owner lead when he/she has no employees yet? These are all questions leaders must explore during their entrepreneurial journey. In this episode, we’re talking about how business owners can become conscious leaders when they’re still a company of one and as they grow.  I’m joined by the host of the Conscious Leadership Weekly podcast and founder of the Institute for Conscious Leadership, Kymm Nelsen. For nearly 20 years, Kymm has been on a mission to inspire professionals toward holistic business practices. She is completing her doctorate in Social Psychology, with her dissertation research focused on the impact leader stress has on organizational success.  What You’ll Learn in This Episode: What's so attractive about leadership? What is conscious leadership? Why conscious leadership begins with self-mastery and checking your ego How a huge part of conscious leadership is figuring out how you can co-create with others within your organization What opportunities exist that allow each person to lead their own lives The three main energies in life Why is it that wanting to “change the world” is such a popular catchphrase? Is it realistic to expect a new entrepreneur to take time to work on their leadership skills when they’re first starting their businesses? Contact Information: Conscious Leadership Weekly podcast Institute for Conscious Leadership -  Thanks for Checking Out the Show Notes and for Listening! I really hope you enjoyed this episode. I would really appreciate it if you shared this show with a friend who could benefit from listening to this particular episode. Please don't forget to SUBSCRIBE so you can get each new episode delivered directly to you when it’s ready. You can find the show in Apple Podcasts, Stitcher Radio, Google Play, and TuneIn. Leaders sure do love company so be sure to get social with me:  Instagram: Twitter: Or email me at nicole[at]nicoleabboud[dot]com 

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A business for good is good for business. But what does it really take to build a business that puts people first? What does leadership look like in a 21st century business? Is it possible to exercise compassionate management and embrace collaborative workplace culture while still building a business that’s profitable? Join host Nicole Abboud, a Millennial business owner and former attorney, as she explores a world where businesses are more caring, business leaders are more empowering, and employees more engaged. On this podcast, you will have access to dynamic thinkers, world-class leaders, and business innovators, all sharing their top tactics and tools to help you build your business and become a conscious leader.