Podcast Topic

Ethics + Compliance


Guest: Corey Keyes

Kelly has an insightful conversation with sociologist Core Keyes about languishing, flourishing and mental health. His new book is “Languishing: How to Feel Alive Again in a World That Wears Us Down.”

Ethics, Human Rights and a Better Way

Guest: Alison Taylor

Kelly speaks to Alison Taylor, a clinical professor at NYU Stern School of Business and the Executive Director of Ethical Systems, a research collaboration of prominent business school professors working on ethical culture founded by Jonathon Haidt.

Max Bazerman: Complicit

Guest: Max Bazerman

Kelly connects with legendary Harvard professor Max Bazerman to talk about his new book: “Complicit: How We Enable the Unethical and How to Stop.”

Right/Wrong: How Technology Transforms Our Ethics

Guest: Juan Enriquez

Kelly has a provocative conversation with author Juan Enriquez about the ethical dilemmas in technology.

Joseph Badaracco: The Art of Reflection

Guest: Joseph Badaracco

Kelly interviews Harvard professor of business ethics Joseph Badaracco about his new book "Step Back: How To Bring The Art Of Reflection Into Your Busy Life."

Lessons From a Lifetime of Leadership In The Pentagon

Guest: Ash Carter

Kelly somehow gets Obama's former Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, to talk to him about his new book and what life is like at the DOD. 

Allison Schrager: An Economist Walks Into a Brothel

Guest: Allison Schrager

Kelly connects with co-founder of LifeCyle Finance Partners, Allison Schrager, about her new book: “An Economist Walks Into a Brothel."

Dan Ariely: Ethics, Medicine and Human Nature

Guest: Dan Ariely

Kelly talks to noted behavioral scientist Dan Ariely about a new ethics training program called 'The Medical Professionalism Project,' as well as his own fascinating backstory.

Michele Gelfand: Rule Makers, Rule Breakers

Guest: Michele Gelfand

Kelly connects with professor Michele Gelfand whose study of culture has led her to believe that our behaviors and attitudes are largely based on whether we are a product of tight cultures or loose cultures.

Dr. Donna Hicks: Leading with Dignity

Guest: Dr. Donna Hicks

Kelly connects with Harvard professor Donna Hicks about her new book "Leading with Dignity." Dr. Hicks' extensive work in international conflict led her to study the role dignity plays in how human beings can work more effectively with one another.

Sarah Spain: Sports, Sexism And How We Can Do Better

Guest: Sarah Spain

Kelly sits down with ESPN host and reporter Sarah Spain to talk about the future of sports, broadcasting and finding equity in both.

Reverend Doctor Samuel Wells:God, Marriage And Improvisation

Guest: Reverend Doctor Samuel Wells

Kelly had an unlikely and amazing conversation with the Vicar of St. Martin in the Fields, the Reverend Doctor Samuel Wells who wrote a book on Christian Ethics and Improvisation.

Ethics, Improvisation, And Gaming

Guest: Erica Salmon Byrne and Jen Ellison

Kelly Leonard is joined by Erica Salmon Byrne and Jen Ellison to find the intersection between Ethics and Improvisation.