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To cultivate a global community of authentic, ethical leaders who inspire, innovate, and drive meaningful results and positive change.

Help individuals and teams to discover, nurture, and grow their leadership potential and make a positive impact on the world.

  • Pay It Forward
  • It’s Not About You
  • Be Real
  • Seek Wisdom
  • Humility Wins
  • Results Matter

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About - Bryan Stewart

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CEO | Entrepreneur | coach | Author | speaker | growth driver | leadership expert

Bryan Stewart is a seasoned entrepreneur, executive, leadership coach, writer, and speaker. He has served as an infantry officer, Board Director, Advisor, Founder, and CEO. He has gathered vast experiences and expertise that enable him to provide unique insights and perspectives in helping leaders, entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, and individuals build strong teams and cultures, develop and execute sustainable growth plans, solve complex challenges, and adapt to deliver impactful results.

Bryan has served in global public, private, venture capital, private equity, not-for-profit, and start-up organizations. This unique set of experiences enables him to quickly adapt to specific needs and organizational nuances and add context and value to virtually any situation. As an empathetic and supportive coach and leader, he shares practical tools, techniques, and insights tailored to enable individuals and teams to drive structure, optimize processes, ensure alignment, enhance communication, accelerate leadership, and build healthy, high-performing teams.

Bryan excels in helping individuals, teams, and organizations build and sustain winning cultures, navigate complex environmental and organizational change, and drive strategy, structure, innovation, and growth to exceed expectations in challenging situations and environments. He graduated from The Ohio State University and received an MBA from Webster University and executive education from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Bryan has completed multiple accelerators and entrepreneurship programs and is certified in private company governance by the Private Directors Association (PDA).

Currently, Bryan is the Founder and Chair of HDO Health. He also serves as a judge and mentor for various business accelerators and veteran and entrepreneur mentorship programs. Bryan is passionate about helping individuals, teams, and organizations discover, unlock, and achieve their full potential. In his free time, he enjoys writing, running, and serving individuals and his community. He strives to lead and coach with compassion, humility, strength, and always with a sense of humor. He lives with his wife, Erin, near their two adult children in Birmingham, AL.

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At the heart of our coaching and partnership philosophy is the belief that true leadership stems from a willingness to be a humble student with the courage and willingness to grow. We approach our work with a sense of curiosity, recognizing that we have as much to learn from our clients as they do from us. We value open dialogue, active listening and feedback, fostering trust, transparency, and collaboration where insights can flourish, and new possibilities can emerge.

Our tagline, "Leadership. Character. Results.", embodies our core values and guiding principles. Leadership represents our commitment to serving others and helping them to discover, nuture, and grow their leadership seeds to lead with authenticity, integrity, and purpose. Character reflects our belief in the importance of integrity, ethics, and leadership guided by core values and beliefs. Results signify our focus on driving tangible outcomes and creating lasting positive change in individuals, teams, organizations, and communities.

At The Leadership Seed, we don't measure success solely by financial metrics or career achievements. Instead, we define success by the growth, transformation, and impact our clients experience as leaders. Our ultimate goal is to help individuals cultivate the character, skills, and mindset they need to lead with excellence and make a difference in the world.

Let us join you and serve as a guide on your journey of leadership development, where every step forward is an opportunity for growth, every challenge is a chance to learn, and every interaction is a moment to inspire.

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Leadership Coaching

Career Growth and Transitons

  • 1:1 Custom Coaching Programs
  • Group Coaching Programs
  • CXOs
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Veterans
  • Emerging Leaders

  • Career Growth Strategies
  • Military to Civilian Transitions
  • Industry Transitions
  • Functional Transitions
  • Emerging Leader Transitions
  • Resume | LinkedIn | Networking


Keynotes and Workshops

Teacher Training Assessment
  • Custom Assessment Strategy
  • DISC
  • Clifton Strengths
  • The Enneagram Institute (RHETI v2.5)
  • Hogan Assessments
  • 360 Assessments

  • Building a Culture of Gratitude
  • Power and Practice of Mentoring
  • Minding the Gaps: Non-Verbals
  • Humility in Leadership
  • Forming Advisory Boards
  • You Are CEO: Now What?

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Mentoring vs Coaching

AI and Leadership Coaching

Do you Haka?

The Victory Podcast

It’s Not About You

Don’t Do It Alone

The Leadership Void Podcast

Scaling with People Podcast

Bunker Labs Live

Project MedTech Podcast

On Mission vs On a Mission

Culture of Gratitude

What Are You Running From

What it Takes

What Nobody Tells You

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The Leadership Seed (www.theleadershipseed.com) values its users' privacy. This Privacy Policy ("Policy") will help you understand how we collect and use personal information from those who visit our website or make use of our online facilities and services, and what we will and will not do with the information we collect. Our Policy has been designed and created to ensure those affiliated with The Leadership Seed of our commitment and realization of our obligation not only to meet, but to exceed, most existing privacy standards.

We reserve the right to make changes to this Policy at any given time. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page. If at any point in time The Leadership Seed decides to make use of any personally identifiable information on file, in a manner vastly different from that which was stated when this information was initially collected, the user or users shall be promptly notified by email. Users at that time shall have the option as to whether to permit the use of their information in this separate manner.

This Policy applies to The Leadership Seed, and it governs any and all data collection and usage by us. Through the use of https://theleadershipseed.com, you are therefore consenting to the data collection procedures expressed in this Policy.

Please note that this Policy does not govern the collection and use of information by companies that The Leadership Seed does not control, nor by individuals not employed or managed by us. If you visit a website that we mention or link to, be sure to review its privacy policy before providing the site with information. It is highly recommended and suggested that you review the privacy policies and statements of any website you choose to use or frequent to better understand the way in which websites garner, make use of and share the information collected. Specifically, this Policy will inform you of the following:

· What personally identifiable information is collected from you through our website;

· Why we collect personally identifiable information and the legal basis for such collection;

· How we use the collected information and with whom it may be shared;

· What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data; and

· The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

Information We May Collect

It is always up to you whether to disclose personally identifiable information to us, although if you elect not to do so, we reserve the right not to register you as a user or provide you with any products or services. This website collects various types of information, such as:

Voluntarily provided information which may include your name, address, email address, billing and/or credit card information etc. which may be used when you purchase products and/or services and to deliver the services you have requested.

Information automatically collected when visiting our website, which may include cookies, third party tracking technologies and server logs.

In addition, The Leadership Seed may have the occasion to collect non-personal anonymous demographic information, such as age, gender, household income, political affiliation, race and religion, as well as the type of browser you are using, IP address, or type of operating system, which will assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.

The Leadership Seed may also deem it necessary, from time to time, to follow websites that our users may frequent to gleam what types of services and products may be the most popular to customers or the general public.

Please rest assured that this site will only collect personal information that you knowingly and willingly provide to us by way of surveys, completed membership forms, and emails. It is the intent of this site to use personal information only for the purpose for which it was requested, and any additional uses specifically provided for on this Policy.

Why We Collect Information and For How Long

We are collecting your data for several reasons:

· To better understand your needs and provide you with the services you have requested;

· To fulfill our legitimate interest in improving our services and products;

· To send you promotional emails containing information we think you may like when we have your consent to do so;

· To contact you to fill out surveys or participate in other types of market research, when we have your consent to do so;

· To customize our website according to your online behavior and personal preferences.

The data we collect from you will be stored for no longer than necessary. The length of time we retain said information will be determined based upon the following criteria: the length of time your personal information remains relevant; the length of time it is reasonable to keep records to demonstrate that we have fulfilled our duties and obligations; any limitation periods within which claims might be made; any retention periods prescribed by law or recommended by regulators, professional bodies or associations; the type of contract we have with you, the existence of your consent, and our legitimate interest in keeping such information as stated in this Policy.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Privacy Policy Agreement related to our website, please feel free to contact us at: info@theleadershipseed.com.

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