The Making of a #1 National Brand with Michael Houlihan and Bonnie Harvey

Episode 129 – Michael Houlihan and Bonnie Harvey return to Everyday MBA to discuss their success with building Barefoot Wine into America’s #1 wine brand. They are the authors of the New York Times best-seller “The Barefoot Spirit” and they are two of the most highly sought-after keynote speakers on business and brand building. Listen for three action items you can do today to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview.

Conscious Leadership with Steven Kuhn

Episode 128 – Steven Kuhn speaks with Kevin Craine about his journey from US Army combat veteran and bodyguard to Mick Jagger to international business consultant and keynote speaker. Hear Steven’s concepts regarding conscious leadership driven by honesty, integrity and transparency. Listen for three action items you can use today to take advantage of his ideas and advice.

Leadership Lessons from a Navy Seal with Chris Fussell

Episode 127 – Former Navy Seal Chris Fussell discusses his book “One Mission” and ways leaders can build more effective and responsive teams. Learn from the strategies used by the military to eliminate silos between groups and teams, and transform your teams into an effective force for change and process improvement. Listen for three action items you can use today.

Unlocking the DNA of Digital Transformation with Michael Gale

Episode 126 – Michael Gale discusses his book “The Digital Helix” and ways organizations can capture the advantages of digital transformation. Michael says that only 20% of organizations are getting digital transformation right, but those that do often double their brand value. How can you do it too? Find out, and listen for three action items you can use today.

How Your Personality Can Derail Your Leadership with Ron Warren

Episode 124 – Ron Warren, Ph.D, discusses his book “Personality at Work” and how bad habits and personality traits can hamper good leadership. Ron is a psychologist the developer of the LMAP 360 personality assessment used in executive education programs including at Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program and the Yale School of Management. Listen for five action items you can use today.

Be a More Thoughtful Leader with Mindy Gibbins-Klein

Episode 123 - Mindy Gibbins-Klein discusses her book The Thoughtful Leader and ways to use your head and your heart to inspire others. Mindy is an award-winning author, TedX speaker, and thought leadership strategist. An MBA graduate in International Business, Mindy is a trained coach and marketing consultant with over 18 years of experience in the corporate world, largely running marketing departments. Listen for five action items you can use today.

How to Be a #1 Best Seller with Lee Bartlett

Episode 123- Lee Bartlett discusses his book The Number One Best Seller and the mindset, strategy and processes of a top salesman (or woman). Lee has enjoyed a highly successful sales career working for a variety of tier 1 institutions. He has held roles in large US, UK and European-based corporations, and sold extensively across most countries in these regions, as well as in Asia. Listen for five action items you can use today.

How to Monetize Your Expertise with Dorie Clark

Episode 122 – Dorie Clark discusses her book Entrepreneurial You and ways to monetize your expertise, create multiple income streams and thrive as a solo entrepreneur. Dorie is a best-selling author, a frequent contributor in places like the Harvard Business Review and The Wall Street Journal, and she is an Adjunct Professor of Business Administration Duke University. Listen for action items you can use today.

Be the Leader You Were Meant to Be with Stacey Hanke

Episode 121 – Stacey Hanke discusses her book Influence Redefined and ways to be the leader you were meant to be. Stacy is an executive mentor, a popular trainer and keynote speaker. Her clients include big brands like Coca Cola, Nationwide, GE, Kohl’s and many others. You’ve seen her in the New York Times and on SmartMoney. Listen for action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice.

Getting Things Done with Mary Lamia

Episode 120 – Mary Lamia discusses her book What Motivates Getting Things Done and ways to harness procrastination, manage your emotions and boost your success in business. Mary is a clinical psychologist and psychoanalyst, as well as professor at the Wright Institute in Berkeley. Her book Emotions! won the Family Choice Award and you’ve seen her in places like ABC, Fox and the New York Times, Woman’s Day. She’s a regular blogger at Psychology Today.