Be. Yourself w/ Jessica Zwieg

Jessica Zweig is the Founder & CEO of SimplyBe., a premier personal branding company based in Chicago.  She is an internationally award-winning entrepreneur who was named a “Personal Branding Expert” (Forbes) and a “Top Digital Marketer To Watch” (INC.) as well as a dynamic and highly sought-after speaker and presenter. Jessica has spoken on national and internationalContinue reading “Be. Yourself w/ Jessica Zwieg”

Writing a Bestseller w/ Amelia Forczak

Amelia Forczak is the Founder of Pithy Wordsmithery, a firm that specializes in helping people write and market their books.  She and her team members work with executives and entrepreneurs across a range of industries to help them build and monetize their thought leadership and grow their businesses. Over the past 10 years, Amelia has ghostwritten 10Continue reading “Writing a Bestseller w/ Amelia Forczak”

Successful From The Start w/ Dr. Jeff Spencer

Dr. Jeff Spencer is a former Olympic cyclist turned personal and professional coach who makes winning big the normal. He has helped clients like Hitachi, U2, and Tiger Woods master their mindset and achieve their most aspirational goals. He’s been featured in Fortune magazine, Huffington Post, and the LA Times. With all his outward success, hisContinue reading “Successful From The Start w/ Dr. Jeff Spencer”

Assessing Personalities w/ Erich Kurschat

Erich Kurschat is the owner of Harmony Insights LLC, a company that helps organizations and consultants leverage the DISC personality assessment.  A self-proclaimed “DISC Nerd”, Erich shares in this conversation the history of assessments, the major ones currently used by employers, and how to make the most of whichever tool you choose (especially DISC). Erich is alsoContinue reading “Assessing Personalities w/ Erich Kurschat”

Margin & Mission w/ Niyum Gandhi

Niyum Gandhi is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Population Health Officer for Mount Sinai Health System in New York. With over 40,000 employees, Mount Sinai is the largest employer in New York City’s five boroughs. In this episode, Niyum shares his perspective as the Finance leader and how that’s changed from his days in the operations andContinue reading “Margin & Mission w/ Niyum Gandhi”

Working with Purpose w/ Elizabeth Lotardo

Elizabeth Latardo is a Vice President at McLeod & More, Inc, a sales and leadership consulting firm. Her work centers around helping companies, teams, and individuals find the purpose in their work and use it to drive better business results. She is the co-author of the book, Selling with Noble Purpose: How to Drive Revenue and Do WorkContinue reading “Working with Purpose w/ Elizabeth Lotardo”

Hunting Joy & High Performance w/ Dr. Colleen Hacker

Dr. Colleen Hacker is a Professor of Kinesiology at Pacific Lutheran University as well as Mental Skills Coach to numerous professional and Olympic teams and athletes. She worked with the US Women’s National Soccer Team in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s when they won multiple Olympic and World Cup gold medals. Since 2011, she’s served at theContinue reading “Hunting Joy & High Performance w/ Dr. Colleen Hacker”

Embrace Pain to Avoid Suffering w/ Brian Bogert

Brian Bogert is a human behavior and performance coach, professional speaker, business strategist, and philanthropic leader. He teaches individuals how to leverage their authenticity and awareness to create the intentional life of their dreams. In this conversation, we discuss Brian’s philosophy of embracing pain to avoid suffering. He shares his personal journal (which includes having hisContinue reading “Embrace Pain to Avoid Suffering w/ Brian Bogert”

Building a High-Performance Culture w/ Brett Walsh

Brett Walsh is the Executive Vice President of Human Resources & Organizational Development for Graycor, a privately held family of companies employing more than 1,200 construction specialists. Brett is a member of the Graycor executive leadership team and is responsible for delivering people programs in the areas of recruitment and selection, talent development, succession planning,Continue reading “Building a High-Performance Culture w/ Brett Walsh”

Resilience as a Team Sport w/ Buff Burkel

Buff Burkel is a Retired United States Air Force Colonel and inspirational/motivational speaker. On October 11, 2015, the helicopter she and eight others were flying in crashed inside a NATO compound in Afghanistan. The crash killed five of the passengers and injured four, including Buff, who was left with a severely broken neck (the same injuryContinue reading “Resilience as a Team Sport w/ Buff Burkel”