Episode 55: Humor that Works with Drew Tarvin

Are you funny? Most people aren’t overly funny but humor is something you can learn as a skill and use to make better connections, to stand out & to deliver a message that people pay attention to. In this episode, I’m talking to Drew Tarvin, author of Humor That Works. Drew shares great ideas that you can use! Find out more about Drew’s book at https://drewtarvin.com/, on Twitter @drewtarvin and his Ted Talk at https://www.humorthatworks.com/how-to/the-skill-of-humor-tedx-talk/

Episode 54: Three Pieces Of Advice That Will Make You A Better Human Being

This podcast is a quick, powerful episode with Three Pieces Of Advice That Will Make You A Better Human Being. This advice comes from: Bestselling Author Neen James, Pro Basketball Player Jimmer Fredette and World Record Holder Brad Barton. Listen in & let me know which piece of advice resonates with you the most.

Episode 53: A Masterclass in Presentation Skills with Hall of Fame Speaker Patricia Fripp

On this episode, I am talking to Hall of Fame Speaker & Presentation Coach, Patricia Fripp. If you ever give presentations or want to know how to communicate more effectively, listen to this masterclass. Patricia teaches important concepts clearly that anyone would benefit from, in and out of business. Plus she is just a powerhouse herself. Find out more about Patricia at https://www.frippvt.com/

Episode 52: What Motivation Really Means with Bestselling Author Jim Cathcart

We all want to feel motivated & as leaders we want our people to be motivated everyday. But what drives motivation? And how do we increase motivation? I’m talking to bestselling author & Hall of Fame speaker Jim Cathcart who offers some great insights into motivation. Jim is the epitome of motivation & what he shares in the episode is very practical. Find out ore about Jim and his books at https://cathcart.com/

Episode 51: Leading A Large Organization vs. Leading A Small Business with Dave Hollis

Dave Hollis left a senior leadership position at Disney to become the CEO of his wife’s small company, The Hollis Co. His wife is Rachel Hollis, author of Girl, Wash Your Face. Dave is a great guy, a great businessman & in this podcast we discuss leadership at a large corporations and what he’s learning as he is now running a small business. Find more about Dave at https://www.harpercollinsleadership.com/get-out-of-your-own-way/ or on Instagram @mrdavehollis

Episode 50: Doing the Impossible with American Ninja Warrior Sandy Zimmerman

Do you watch American Ninja Warrior? Last night was the season finale & I won’t spoil it but it’s worth watching. On this episode, I’m talking to Sandy Zimmerman who became an inspiration this season on the show as she became the first mother to make it up the warped wall! Sandy shares her story, how she continues to work to overcome a hard childhood & what drives her as a competitor. You don’t have to be a fan of the show to appreciate Sandy’s story & perspectives but if you have watched the show you will absolutely love this interview. You can find Sandy on Instagram at zimmpossible

Episode 49: 3 Types of Influence

This episode is a quick Leadership lesson where I break down the Three Types of Influence. If you are an influencer as a leader, teacher, speaker, parent or in sales – this is for you. Learn what type of leader you are and what type of leader has the most lasting influence.

Episode 48: Giftology with John Ruhlin

Everybody loves gifts. But not everyone gives great gifts, or gifts strategically & my friend John Ruhlin is going to teach us how to do it right. As the author of Giftology, John walks his talk & this conversation is fascinating & insightful. If you want to step up your relationships, in and out of business – listen in! Find out for about John at https://johnruhlin.com/

Episode 47: Attention Pays with Neen James

In the world of distraction that we all live in we have to be very intentional and strategic on where we focus our attention & how we spend our time . My friend Neen James recently authored a book titled Attention Pays and in our conversation on my podcast we discuss some very practical ideas that will make you more productive, profitable & relevant. Neen breaks down four systems every leaders needs to be current and relevant. You can find Neen at https://neenjames.com/ and the free chapters mentioned at https://s3.amazonaws.com/attentionpaysbooksamplechapters/Attention+Pays+Sample+Chapters.pdf

Episode 46: What Happens When the Dream Changes with Jimmer Fredette

On this episode I’m talking to basketball player Jimmer Fredette. But the crux of the conversation has to do with what do you do when the dream changes? How do you keep going when it doesn’t work out exactly as planned? Jimmer gives an awesome perspective & practical insights. Find Jimmer on Instagram at @jimmerfredette_32