Episode 76 – Jonathan Raymond discusses his book Good Authority and how to become the leader your team is waiting for. Jonathan is the former CEO and Chief Brand Officer of EMyth. Today, he’s the owner of Refound, an online training startup that offers leadership training programs. Stay tuned after the interview for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this discussion and hear bonus comments from Jonathan.
Episode 75 – Rita Sever discusses her book Supervision Matters and ideas to transform you and your team. Rita is an Adjunct Professor at both University of San Francisco and Sonoma State University, and a consultant focused on improving supervision in the workplace. Prior to that she spent many years as Director of Human Resources and Training in the non-profit sector. Stay tuned after for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview.
Episode 74 – Michael Alden discusses his book 5% More and ways to make small changes that achieve extraordinary results. Recently, Michael was recognized by SmartCEO magazine as one of the top 50 CEO’s in Boston. His previous book Ask More Get More was a best-seller. Stay tuned after the interview for five action items, and hear bonus comments from Michael.
Episode 73 – Advertising great Linda Kaplan Thaler discusses The Power of Nice and ways to conquer the business world with kindness. Linda is one of today’s most successful marketers. She was the creator of the Aflac duck, composer of the ToysRUs theme song, and behind many iconic campaigns. She earned the Matrix Award, the Muse Award, and the Advertising Woman of the Year Award. Linda was inducted into the 2015 Advertising Hall of Fame. Stay tuned for five action items, plus some listener shout-out’s in the second half.
Episode 72 – Yitzchock Saftlas discusses his book So, What’s The Bottom Line? Hear proven techniques for building your brand with a human-centric approach. Yitzchok is the host of the weekly business radio show, “Mind Your Business” on 77WABC in New York, and the founder of Bottom Line Marketing Group, an award-winning marketing agency helping clients build their brands. Stay tuned after for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview, and hear bonus comments from Yitzchock.
Episode 71 – John Chisholm discusses his book Unleash Your Inner Company and how to use passion and perseverance to build your ideal business. John is a Silicon Valley venture capitalist and has mentored hundreds of startup on five continents. John is president of the MIT Alumni Association and a contributor to Forbes. He holds bachelors and master’s degrees from MIT and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Stay tuned after the interview for five action items, and hear bonus comments from John.
Episode 70 – Adam Toporek discusses his book Be Your Customer’s Hero and real world tips and techniques for creating superior customer experience. Adam is the founder of the Customers That Stick blog. He’s been recognized by The Huffington Post as one of the “Top 100 Most Social Customer Service Pros On Twitter.” Stay tuned after the interview for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview and hear bonus comments from Adam.
Episode 69 – Gordon Tredgold discusses his book FAST and four principles every business needs to achieve success and drive results. Gordon has been recognized by Inc Magazine as one of the Top 100 Leadership and Management Experts and is a Visiting Professor at Staffordshire University. Use these principles to achive results more quickly. Stay tuned after for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice in this interview, and hear bonus comments from Gordon.
Episode 68 – Jay Samit discusses his best-selling book Disrupt You! and ways to master personal transformation, seize opportunity and thrive in an era of endless innovation. Jay helped launch and grow Linkedin, was an exec at Sony and Universal Studios, and now a professor at USC. You’ve seen him in The New York Times, The Economist and Businessweek, as well on ABC, Bloomberg, CBS, CNN, and many more. Stay tuned for five action items to take advantage of the ideas in this interview and hear bonus comments from Jay.
Episode 67 – Chris Surdak discusses his book Jerk – 12 Steps to Rule the World and ways to use Big Data and transformative trends and technology to craft a new path to business success. Chris is the award-winning author of Data Crush and returns to the program with more important tips and perspective. Stay tuned after the interview for five action items to take advantage of the ideas and advice, and hear bonus comments from Chris.