🎧 Podcast Profile: Paul Glover

The No BS Performance Coach

C-Suite Performance Coach with 20 years experience as a Federal Court Trial Lawyer.Passionate storyteller who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate in business, personal life and even court rooms.Member of Forbes Council and Author of “WorkQuake”, a playbook for leaders who want to navigate the future of work beyond traditional command and control models to more inclusive, engaging environments.

Keywords: Employee Engagement, The Great Resignation, Company Culture, Employee Experience, Future Of Work

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Key Talking Points

  • Why do Leaders fail spectacularly when problems are hiding in plain sight?
  • How can Leaders identify blind spots that can lead to patterns of disengagement and self destruction?
  • How teams become dysfunctional and why leadership communication needs a reboot
  • How leaders can unlock the the power of using stories to create change, engage and lead teams
  • Why in the post-Pandemic era of uncertainty, we need our leaders to tell better stories to engage teams
  • The mind hacks and tricks employed by trial lawyers to engage and influence juries and audiences
  • How to Avoid Self Destructive Behaviours and Leadership Blind Spots
  • Employee Engagement and “The Great Resignation” in the Post Pandemic World of Remote Work
  • Leadership and Transformational Storytelling in the Workplace

Published Books

  • WorkQuake: Making the Seismic Shift to a Knowledge Economy

Published Videos


🎧 Paul Glover Podcast Episodes


Being Empathically Curious Builds Relationships with Paul Glover

Paul Glover is the No B.S. Workforce Development Coach, a “recovering trial lawyer”, an ex-felon, an unabashed Starbucks addict, a Chicago Bears fanatic, the author of WorkQuake™; he is also an online course creator, a thought leader on business and leadership topics, and a Member of the Forbes Coaching Council. He started working from home 20 years ago where he connected and listened through voice calls with his clients. He focuses on empathetic curiosity as a way to build relationships and connect with his clients.

🎧 Podcast: Leadership Re-Imagined (Published 2022-09-07)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1525914390?i=1000578714143

Getting Past a Dysfunctional Workplace | Paul Glover

Paul is the No B.S. Workplace Development Coach who, for the last 30 years, has been assisting Leaders and their organizations to achieve their full potential. His approach is practical, hands-on, grounded in the realities of the real world of work and results oriented – all undertaken with a sense of humor and panache.

🎧 Podcast: Peak Performance Leadership (Formerly Moving Forward Leadership) (Published 2022-08-10)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1169267242?i=1000575605194

The Hero’s Journey | Paul Glover

Paul Glover is a performance coach and former federal court trial attorney who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate.

🎧 Podcast: Build a Vibrant Culture Podcast (Published 2022-07-20)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1544479087?i=1000570564277

418 Success Comes Through Our Trials Paul Glover

Welcome to Episode 418 of The Today’s Leader Podcast, Building Tomorrow’s Best Leaders, Today. Resilience gets spoken about a lot, we hear the stories around it, for some, it may appear to have a magical quality, while for others it feels unattainable, but for those leaders, we have a gift for you. Today’s guest is Paul Glover who will share with us how you can build the skills sets that build resilience In 1994, Paul was a successful federal court trial attorney.

🎧 Podcast: The Today\’s Leader Podcast (Published 2022-06-29)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id739698953?i=1000568169741

Paul Glover – From Felony to Freedom

Bio for Paul Glover  Paul Glover is a C-Suite Performance Coach and The No B.S. Workplace Development Coach who, for the last 30 years, has been assisting leaders and their organizations to achieve their full potential.  Episode highlight Listen in on how Paul Glover emerged from prison more self-aware and ready to teach others how to see their own blind spots to become effective leaders.

🎧 Podcast: Culture and Leadership Connections Podcast (Published 2022-06-15)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1444492741?i=1000566652418

Paul Glover – Legacy and Perspective

Paul is a C-Suite performance coach with 20 years of experience as a federal court trial lawyer. He’s a passionate storyteller who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate in the business world, personal life, and even courtrooms. He is also a member of the Forbes Coaches Council and the Author of “WorkQuake”.

🎧 Podcast: Coffee With Coaches (Published 2022-06-15)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1565845329?i=1000566483921

285 Paul Glover – Take Positive Action & Move Forward

285 Paul Glover Paul Glover is a C-Suite Performance Coach with 20 years experience as a Federal Court Trial Lawyer. He is a passionate storyteller who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate in business, personal life and even court rooms.

🎧 Podcast: Live and Lead for Impact with Kirsten E. Ross (Published 2022-06-09)
🏆 Rank: Top 10 podcast in Management
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id889610758?i=1000565797107

Leading with Stories with Paul Glover

Today I’m joined by Paul Glover. Paul is an Executive Performance Coach, Speaker, and Author. He spent 20 years as a Federal Court Trial Lawyer before making the transition to helping leaders. He is a passionate storyteller who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate. What can leaders learn from courtroom tactics.

🎧 Podcast: Deep Leadership (Published 2022-05-18)
🏆 Rank: 🥉 #3 podcast in Management
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1494823921?i=1000562240883

Ep 18 – Paul Glover – WorkQuake

In this episode, Karen interviews Paul Glover. Paul is the No B.S. Workplace Legacy Coach, a recovering trial lawyer, an unabashed Starbucks addict, the author of WorkQuake™: Making the Seismic Shift to a Knowledge Economy, a Chicago Bears fanatic, a speaker on business, and leadership topics, and a Member of the Forbes Coaching Council.

🎧 Podcast: Cultivating Potential (Published 2022-05-17)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1556684560?i=1000561943576

Episode 93 | Why leadership has to be personal to be effective.| With Paul Glover

Our guest Paul Glover, author, and no B.S. Work Development & Resilience Coach has challenging views on the future of management. Paul considers the role of managers to become extinct with the advancement of AI, and he’s pleased about that.   Find out why Paul feels strongly about this, his rationale, and the future he sees for leadership.

🎧 Podcast: Lead To Succeed (Published 2022-05-08)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1521166867?i=1000559951773

eps 33 | Paul Glover, Legacy Coach & Author

We discussed leaders’ blind spots, communication style, and the importance of leadership storytelling with legacy coach and author, Paul Glover. Hear his views on leadership, employee engagement, and why attraction, attention, and appreciation go a long way.

🎧 Podcast: evolve | Leadership Evolution (Published 2022-04-12)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1561187662?i=1000558034934

Building Team Engagement that Makes Employees Feel Connected and Valued

There’s a lot of focus these days on the number of people who are quitting their jobs.    Many companies feel that they don’t need to worry about those people that are still working for them? However, not everyone has the option of leaving their jobs, but that doesn’t mean that they are happy, enthusiastic or engaged in their work.

🎧 Podcast: A SEAT at THE TABLE: Leadership, Innovation & Vision for a New Era (Published 2022-04-07)
🏆 Rank: Top 100 podcast in Entrepreneurship
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1528336384?i=1000556534314

Paul Glover – Author, Speaker, Coach

Show Information Host: Jay FranzeCo-Host: Mindy Jo RigelGuest: Paul GloverAired: March 23, 2022 Additional Show Information PaulGloverCoaching.comFranze and Friends FranzeandFriends.comFacebookFacebook GroupInstagramYouTubeJay Franze JayFranze.comMindy Jo Rigel MindyJoRigel.netSupport the show (

🎧 Podcast: Franze and Friends (Published 2022-03-28)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1523190395?i=1000555427369

Recognizing and Overcoming Leadership Blind Spots

In this episode, we talk to Paul Glover to know more about these blind spots that lead to patterns of disengagement and self-destruction and what leaders can do about it. Paul Glover is a C-Suite Performance Coach with 20+ years of experience as a Federal Court Trial Lawyer. He is a passionate storyteller who believes in the power of narrative to influence and educate in business, personal life, and even courtrooms.

🎧 Podcast: Vantage Influencers Podcast (Published 2022-02-28)
🏆 Rank: Top 20 podcast in Marketing
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1485394710?i=1000552408775

The Hero’s Journey With Paul Glover

Irrespective of where you are currently in your leadership career, you are on a Hero’s Journey. You will encounter obstacles, you will be invited to enter a new world and refuse the call. You will meet mentors along the way who will help guide you and prepare you for your greatest challenge, and each step is a necessary step in your development.

🎧 Podcast: The Exceptional Sales Leader Podcast (Published 2022-02-23)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1510188933?i=1000551986319

An Interview with Paul Glover, Founder, Paul Glover Coaching

In this week’s episode, Tracy and Mike interview (Paul Glover), the “No B.S. Work Development and Resilience Coach”. Show Highlights: Paul introduces himself and his “No BS coaching philosophy” (02:00) Paul describes the “Three Tenants” that he asks each of his clients to adopt: 1) Attraction – AKA Positive Energy, 2) Attention, 3) Appreciation (10:47) Paul talks about the importance of having a “fool” in your life – somebody who has psychological safety to provide real feedback without fear of punishment (22:00) Tracy and Paul discuss the creation of shared goals and clear direction (24:45) Paul shares about the book that he wrote called “WorkQuake” (26:30) Related L

🎧 Podcast: Building Teams with TEAMES & CO (Published 2022-02-14)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1530838871?i=1000551045041

Meet Paul Glover … The NO BS Coach

I love talking with this guy (misguided Chicago Bear Fan). His approach is fresh and much needed. If you are looking for an honest executive coach, I mean a really honest coach, who can take you to the next level you must listen to this episode. Contact Paul: Paul@PaulGloverCoaching.com Website:  www.PaulGloverCoaching.com Blog:

🎧 Podcast: Coaching Conversations (Published 2022-02-10)
🏆 Rank: Top 10 podcast in Management
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1487301742?i=1000550690818

The Not-So-Secret-Secrets To Employee Engagement

An ex-Chicago trial lawyer shares their perspectives on the not-so-secret secrets of employee engagement and leadership on the Sticky From The Inside Podcast.   Andy Goram talks to Paul Glover about making the journey from defending clients to engaging employees, creating positive company cultures and coaching leaders to be more effective, and shares a few surprises along the way.

🎧 Podcast: The Sticky From The Inside Podcast (Published 2022-01-20)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1540925267?i=1000548455666

The Importance of Resilience in the Workplace

Welcome to Embers and Wind! Guest Paul Glover states “I’m an acquired taste. Only about 20% of those leaders who come to me through referrals actually become clients. Most of the time my approach, by the way I bill myself as the no BS workplace performance coach because I really believe that it is difficult to change.

🎧 Podcast: How to Elevate Employee Engagement (Published 2021-12-28)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1565892999?i=1000546322949

Employer Branding T.I.P S03Ep.05 | The power of coaching: how business leaders can build stronger teams with Paul Glover, C-suite Performance Coach @paulglovercoaching.com

OverviewWe’re back with Ep.05 of Employer Branding: The Inside Podcast! Tune in to listen to Paul Glover, C-suite performance coach at paulglovercoaching.com, talk about the power of coaching for business leaders. Throughout the podcast, we covered several other interesting topics on purpose and its role in strengthening company culture, the future of work, the importance of truth-telling, and a lot more.

🎧 Podcast: Employer Branding: The Inside Podcast (Published 2021-12-16)
🏆 Rank: Top 50 podcast in Entrepreneurship
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1542625284?i=1000545145456

40. Becoming a Sharper Leader with Paul Glover

On this episode of Unleash the Champ, Kyle chats with Paul Glover, a workplace performance coach, speaker and author with a powerful story filled with many lessons along the way. This episode is filled with gems for any current or aspiring leader building a team around a shared vision.

🎧 Podcast: Unleash The Champ (Published 2021-12-05)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1547067493?i=1000544006870

Performance Improvement, Relationships, and Self-Care, with Paul Glover

Paul Glover is a performance improvement coach based out of Downers Grove, just out of Chicago, Illinois. He started working from home 20 years ago and has found that he can connect and listen well through voice calls with his clients. He focuses on empathetic listening and questions as a way to build relationships and connect with his clients.

🎧 Podcast: Yes, I Work From Home (Published 2021-12-02)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1532836431?i=1000543727204

Not Knowing Your Blind Spots Leads to Self-Sabotage – Paul Glover

Ok team, strap in.  Got a fun one today – our guest today is Paul Glover.   Paul is known as the No-B.S. Work Performance Coach, Paul is the go-to person for individual leaders and leadership groups who want to improve their personal, organizational, and workforce performance.  A fun fact about Paul is that he calls himself a “recovering trial lawyer” after spending 30 years as an attorney — we’ll definitely get more into that in this episode.

🎧 Podcast: Think Business with Tyler (Published 2021-11-08)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1559678562?i=1000541098930

Why most leaders are poor communicators w/ Paul Glover

Jeremy Shere, founder & CEO of Tribal knowledge Podcasting, talks with Paul Glover, the No-B.S. Work Performance Coach and the author of WorkQuake Highlights: Why most leaders lack solid communication and engagement skills and why it mattersHow leaders can learn to become better communicatorsWhat marketers can learn from leadership communication techniquesLearn more about Paul’s No-B.S. Work Performance coaching  Connect with guest on LinkedIn Buy a copy of Paul’s book, WorkQuake

🎧 Podcast: Engage Your Tribe (Published 2021-10-22)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1554307763?i=1000539353501

S24E13 – The Power of Using Stories to Create Change, Engage, and Lead Teams, with Paul Glover

In this HCI Podcast episode, Dr. Jonathan H. Westover ( talks with Paul Glover about the power of using stories to create change, engage and lead teams. See the video here:  Paul Glover ( is a C-Suite Performance Coach with 20+ years experience as a Federal Court Trial Lawyer.

🎧 Podcast: Human Capital Innovations (HCI) Podcast (Published 2021-09-16)
👉 Listen on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1512885190?i=1000535562898