Level Up Academy by Dr. Leyland

by Dr. Constance Leyland

Welcome to our podcast about leveling up in many industries. where we explore the latest trends and strategies to help individuals succeed in their journey. We also provide support to our students, faculty, and individuals. We believe that continuous learning and improvement are key to achieving success, and that's why we've invited expert guests, including educators, business leaders, social media experts, authors, and coac ... 

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Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • A different perspective in Branding by Dr. Leyland and JenLyn UNBN

    A different perspective in Branding by Dr. Leyland and JenLyn UNBN

    Welcome to another enlightening episode of the Level-Up Academy podcast! Today, Dr. Constance 'C.J.' Leyland is joined by JenLyn, the creative force behind UNBN, to explore the dynamic world of branding from a fresh perspective. In this episode, Dr. Leyland and JenLyn dive deep into the nuances of effective branding strategies, uncovering the secrets to standing out in a crowded market. They discuss the importance of authenticity, the role of storytelling in brand development, and how to connect emotionally with your audience. Listeners will gain valuable insights on: The foundational principles of successful branding Innovative approaches to brand positioning and identity The impact of digital transformation on branding strategies Real-world examples of brands that have effectively reinvented themselves Whether you're an entrepreneur, marketer, or business enthusiast, this episode offers a wealth of knowledge and practical tips to elevate your branding game. Tune in to discover how to create a compelling brand narrative that resonates and drives success. Don't miss this engaging conversation between two branding powerhouses as they share their expertise and unique perspectives on building a memorable brand. Subscribe to Level-Up Academy on your favorite podcast platform and join us for this inspiring episode!

  • Season 2

  • Beyond Boundaries co-author-The Flow of Transformation: By Harsha Dandamudi

    Beyond Boundaries co-author-The Flow of Transformation: By Harsha Dandamudi

    Harsha Dandamudi has been teaching and training martial arts, calisthenics, and functional fitness for over 22 years. He has worked with nearly 7500 students and clients as well as over 200 trainers around the world helping them utilize a unique system of training for higher performance, health, fitness and maximum results. Harsha uses unique internal training methods along with specific external neuromuscular integration and movement to help athletes, entertainers and high-level executives not only find their peak abilities, but also consistently bring those abilities out under the most extreme pressure. The Flow State can be consciously unlocked resulting in the most elevated mental and physical aptitude possible for any individual athlete. Moreover, the clarity people will gain from unlocking this Flow State gives them the ability to make the correct split-second decisions, which in a nutshell will produce extraordinary results. Former professional NFL star, Quinn Early, who is a dear friend and training partner of Harsha Dandamudi, is a product of this exact Flow State training and had a 12-year career in the NFL as a top 5 wide receiver during the 90’s. Quinn will be the first person to mention that 12 healthy years in the NFL is an unbelievable stat and the internal training regimen that he practiced in the off season was the only reason he found so much success in the NFL. This is the exact training Harsha has been developing and training himself and his clients for over two decades even taking it to another level of efficiency in helping people find and harness their peak potential. For any organization to perform at the highest level possible, there is a unique and simplified approach that can be added to its system that will unlock one’s Flow State and enhance overall performance and longevity exponentially. Socials and Websites: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/harsha-dandamudi-158aa090/ Website: uflowfitness.com Website: harshadandamudi.com Website: whitedragonmartialarts.com/instructors/sifu-harsha-dandamudi/

  • "Living in the Gray Zone: I Am Worthy of Love Even as Broken as I Am" by Crystal Behe

    "Living in the Gray Zone: I Am Worthy of Love Even as Broken as I Am" by Crystal Behe

    In this episode of Level Up Academy podcast, we are focusing on one of our co-authors in Beyond Boundaries: Thriving in Life's Grey Zone. We want to invite you to listen to her chapter while I introduce to you the amazing journey of her life, from abusive relationships to finding love.

  • Beyond Boundaries: Thriving in Life's Grey Zone- Curiosity Didn't Kill the Cat by Kinga Vajda

    Beyond Boundaries: Thriving in Life's Grey Zone- Curiosity Didn't Kill the Cat by Kinga Vajda

    Kinga-Curiosity Didn’t Kill This Cat The chapter delves into the author's struggles with identity and belonging stemming from cultural and linguistic differences as a child of immigrant parents. Despite excelling academically, she felt excluded and pressured to conform to societal expectations, leading to a sense of impostor syndrome. It highlights the conflict between the author's passion for human connection and societal pressures to pursue a traditional engineering career like her father. Despite her success in the tech industry, she faced backlash for her direct approach and struggled to navigate internal politics, feeling alienated and misunderstood. Ultimately, the chapter emphasizes the importance of embracing individuality, fostering inclusive communities, and being unconventionally curious to overcome adversity and thrive. The author advocates for self-acceptance, celebrating uniqueness, and empowering others to create a life of purpose and belonging, regardless of societal norms. Here is Kinga's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kingavajda/ Here is my LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/levelupbydoc/ https://a.co/d/eKE0CyO

  • Leadership and Business with Valerie

    Leadership and Business with Valerie

    I have an exciting news, but before that. I want to apologized for the MIA in a couple of months as I pivot and change my focus in my business as I level up everyone. I am now the publicity queen for you so your brand and message can be amplified. I have over 42K Youtube subscribers and now have access Magazines all over the world like New York Weekly, LA weekly, MSN, Yahoo Finance and so much more. Anyhow, I am giving this beautiful conversation with my sister Valerie Smith about leadership. Are you ready?