Fearless - Ep 21: "The Poet" - Wendy Clark

Fearless - Ep 21: "The Poet" - Wendy Clark

Wendy Clark is the CEO of DDB, North America. She was namedAd Age’s Executive of the Year for 2017 and she is rewriting the rules of the advertising industry.

She is a wife, the mother of three and one of the most respected and warmly held leaders in today’s creative industries. She will also ‘crush’ you if you underestimate her.

I talked to Wendy about growing up as the outsider, about the place she never takes her phone, and about her mother’s role in helping her pass her poetry class. This is Wendy Clark unfiltered.

Fearless - Ep 12: "The Visionary CEO" - Steve Shiffman / Calvin Klein

Fearless - Ep 12: "The Visionary CEO" - Steve Shiffman / Calvin Klein

Steve Shiffman became the CEO of Calvin Klein almost exactly three years ago. In that time he has led what has been described in many circles as a creative revolution.

Steve talked to me about the role creativity has played in his life, about why he decided to disrupt a company known for disruption, and about what he has learned about leading creativity and his own journey in the process.

Fearless - Ep 10: "The Psychoanalyst" - Kerry Sulkowicz

Fearless - Ep 10: "The Psychoanalyst" - Kerry Sulkowicz

Unlocking creativity requires celebrating uncertainty and embracing risk. Most businesses aren't designed that way. Nor are most human beings.  Kerry Sulkowicz is a leadership confidant. He is also a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. He joins me to talk about the very human challenges that leaders face, the mistakes that most leaders make when stepping into new roles and the deeper human impulses that exist in all of us.