Media Appearances

Since the release of Where Others Won’t, Cody Royle has appeared on podcasts, YouTube shows and must-read lists all around the world.

Here are some hand-picked highlights:

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Leaders In Sport

LEADERS is the preeminent global think-tank in sport — the Harvard Business Review of their industry. LEADERS writer John Portch reviewed Where Others Won’t, focusing to its final chapter, ‘The Constant Search for Performance’, and the steps being taken by teams across the globe to prevent the onset of groupthink and the attendant stagnation.

Dov Baron’s Leadership and Loyalty Show

Dov’s podcast was named by Inc. as the #1 leadership podcast in the world. Aimed at Fortune 500 executives, Leadership and Loyalty advocates an authentic form of leadership based on emotional intelligence and fearless honesty. Baron interviews authors, consultants, and leaders from all around the world.

The Innovation Show

Former Ireland Rugby international Aidan McCullen hosts The Innovation Show, a weekly show interviewing leaders in their fields, authors, renowned professors, inventors, innovators, change-makers and mavericks to inspire, educate and inform the business world and the curious.

Join Up Dots

David Ralph hosts one of the world’s top ranked interview shows, which is listened to in over 182 countries. Join Up Dots is themed around Steve Jobs’ commencement speech to Stanford graduates, where he talks about only being able to connect the dots of your life in reverse.

Recruiting Future

The world’s top recruitment podcast. In each episode Matt Alder interviews thought leaders and practitioners who are influencing and changing an industry.

The Business Leadership Podcast

This Toronto-centric, award-winning podcast is dedicated to the future leaders who are looking for insights and actionable items from the world’s most successful business leaders.

Modern Soccer Coach

Gary Curneen is an assistant coach with the Chicago Red Stars in the NWSL. Gary and Cody discuss a number of topics surrounding culture, how we can get a better gauge of measuring our own culture, and what lessons business can learn from sports.

Boiling Point

Hailing from Atlantic Canada, Boiling Point was named by Dragon’s Den as one of Canada’s must-listen podcasts for entrepreneurs. Hosts Greg Hemmings and Dave Veale seek out guests who are proven as ever-evolving entrepreneurs and forward-thinking movement pioneers.

Executive Athletes with Ken Lubin

The Executive Athletes podcast is where you learn the ins and outs of being the ultimate athlete/professional/human being, as well as how to take your life to the next level. Episode 14 features Cody Royle, Author of Where Others Won’t, and Head Coach of AFL Team Canada.

Make Your Mark

Mark Moyer is a career coach and the author of Win Again, a playbook for former pro athletes looking to transition into the business world. The Mark Your Mark podcast features guests like Theo Fleury, Marnie Schneider, Marques Ogden and JR Tolver.

Boundless Podcast

Paul Millerd has two degrees from MIT and has been a consultant with McKinsey, and Boston Consulting Group, but for all the ‘prestige’ he was acquiring, he just wasn’t passionate about what he was doing. This podcast features conversations with freelancers and innovators that are carving their own paths and pushing the limits on their own growth, creativity, and options.

Touchline Radio

Adam Esker hosts Touchline Radio from the studio that produces Drake’s music videos. A football fanatic from Toronto, Adam uses his show to explore the culture of the world game. In this episode we explore some fascinating topics such as: Does money help leadership? Who is the better leader out of Ronaldo and Messi? And can teams that don’t win build a lasting culture?

Joseph Lalonde

Joe is the host of the top-ranked The Answers From Leadership Podcast, which he discontinued to apply his time and effort elsewhere. I wrote a guest blog for his (still huge) audience about some of the lessons you can learn from NBA head coaches.

The Performance Zone

Each week, Dayne Gingrich and Michael O’Brien interview guests that are taking their performance to the next level.

5 Rings Podcast

Hosts Duane Rollins and Kevin Laramee interview AFL Canada Head Coach Cody Royle, talk Sharapova’s reduced ban, and why Rome said no to the Olympics.

Developing Young Athletes (DYA) Network

Host David Edwards interviews Cody Royle on coaching, and how to empower young athletes with the tools they need to be successful both on and off the field.

Innovation Matrix

This innovation-focused website included Where Others Won’t in it’s must-read list, among other new releases that provide insights, guides, tools and inspiration for those interested in innovation approaches, big thinking and general brilliance. I ended up writing a guest post to provide more context.

AFL Ontario

AFL Ontario’s content chief Justin Robertson caught up with Team Canada head coach Cody Royle to see where things are at, a few months out from International Cup 2017 held in Melbourne.