E24- “Standing Alone”- DragonCon, The Taco Guy and The Black Hole of Paperwork

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS  In this episode, we talk about standing alone.  We take you on a quick trip to Dragon Con and talk about the “Taco Guy”. We will share a story about the big black hole of paperwork. We will then leave you with some thoughts about […]

E21- “Self-Development”- Leaders Lead Themselves or No One At All

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOur subject this week is “Self-Development”. We will talk about why leaders lead themselves or no one at all. We will describe the mandatory self-development climb that all leaders are required to make. Then we will conclude by introducing you to a pack of donkeys that […]

E16- “Managing Conflict” Part 2- Exploding Phones, Meatloaf Assumptions, Escalator Moments and Bubblegum Thinking

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSEpisode 16- “Managing Conflict” Part 2- When a fire is burning, people can smell the smoke. Avoiding conflict does not make it go away. It is your responsibility to manage it. We will start by exploring the mysterious case of the exploding phones. Then we will […]

E15- “Managing Conflict” Part 1- Samurai Disaster, Conflict Cookies and Delivering The Mail

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSE15- “Managing Conflict” Part 1-  In this episode, we start by exploring the fate of a powerful Samurai lord that paid the price for not managing conflict well. We will give you a recipe that you want to avoid for baking a nasty batch of conflict […]

E13- “Seasons”- The Eclipse, The Sundays and Return Phone Calls

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSE13- In this episode of the podcast we will talk about seasons. We will explore the most recent eclipse, we will discuss an obscure British pop band that fell off the face of the earth in 1998 and we will talk about the implications of not getting […]

E8- Leading Innovation- Autonomous Vehicles, “The Internet of Things” and You

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThis episode is about innovation, the future and you. To the skeptic, talk of the future seems ridiculous. Optimistic. Perhaps nieve or even childish. The future is coming and it will change everything about the world around you. Two trends in particular should make you take note…autonomous […]

E6- Change Leadership- Gettysburg, The Great Retail Apocalypse of 2017 & You

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Great leaders embrace and lead change or they become a footnote in someone else’s story. In this show, we will explore a pivotal moment at the Battle of Gettysburg and connect it to the Great Retail Apocalypse of 2017. The show concludes with an  exploration of the […]