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 […]

E23- “Eyes Out Of The Water”- A Conversation With Kim Cantrell

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIn this episode, we have a conversation with Kim Cantrell, CEO of 2 Impact, a very successful leadership development practice.  We discuss coaching.  What is professional coaching?  Why do people resist it? What can coaching do for you?  It is a rich conversation that I hope […]

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 […]

E20- “Humility”

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThis week on the podcast we tackle the subject of humility. We will start by exploring the tricky balance leaders must find on the humility scale. Then we will talk about three things that can help you find the right place on that scale. 1) Feedback […]

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 […]

E14- “Risk”- Bottled Water, Equifax and Odysseus

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSE14- Risk- Bottled Water, Equifax and Odysseus- Our subject this week is Risk. We will talk about why I have a garage full of bottled water and what happened with Equifax this week. We will follow Odysseus as he surfs between a rock and a hard place. […]

E11- “Stakeholder Value”- A Tribute to Mr. Bill Turner

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSI have talked on the podcast before about the blessing of growing up around community bankers. As I was in production on the podcast episode last week, the original community banker here in my home town, Mr. Bill Turner, passed away. Instead of talking about his […]