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The Maverick Paradox Podcast is a twice weekly show where Judith Germain demonstrates that Maverick Leadership exists everywhere, through her conversations with a diverse array of guests.

New episodes are released every Monday and Friday at 12pm UK time.

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Jan 29, 2024

In this episode Judith Germain speaks to Jane Harrington, Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer of University of Greenwich about Maverick Leadership and how to be a Maverick Leader in Education.

Jane shares their background in academia, rising from researcher to senior leadership over 20 years. Judith asks about...

Jan 26, 2024

In this Short Talk episode John Mink joins Judith Germain to discuss forecasting challenges, sharing lessons from a career navigating supply chain complexities. John encourages curiosity, empathy and taking responsibility for one's cultural impact, believing small positive actions can help break cycles of blame...

Jan 22, 2024

In this episode Judith Germain joins John Mark Williams, CEO of the Institute of Leadership, on their Leadership at the Edge podcast. They discuss the meaning of Maverick Leaders.

Judith shares her views on Maverick Leadership and how leaders should dance with their followers and how Maverick Leadership is adaptive and...

Jan 19, 2024

In this Short Talk episode Judith Germain speaks to Eric Recker about strategies for optimal thinking. Eric defines "Win the now" as a presence mindset, focusing on current moments instead of past/future. He explains that segmenting days into wins, like patient interactions, to fully engage the present

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Jan 15, 2024

In this Short Talk episode Judith Germain speaks to Bruce King about the salesperson's struggle. They discuss how customers now do research and want trusted advisors who provide market perspectives on opportunities. They seek differentiation, value over competitors, and innovative, fast solutions to avoid risks.