71 episodes

The Podcast For Next-Level Executives & Board Of Director Appointees

Get Hired Up Maureen Farmer

    • Business
    • 4.2 • 5 Ratings

The Podcast For Next-Level Executives & Board Of Director Appointees

    Leadership in M&A: Lessons for Mid-Market PE Leaders

    Leadership in M&A: Lessons for Mid-Market PE Leaders

    Today, I'm very pleased to introduce a series of discussions with Stephen Pitt Walker, founder and CEO of the of Optima Board Services Group. We are launching a series with the topic of merger and acquisitions and the nuances of getting deals done successfully. Stephen is a CEO and founder of Optima Board Services Group, which focuses on optimizing governance practices, building capacity, creating value, and mitigating risks for corporate boards through a collaborative strategy lens. He is an...

    • 43 min
    The path to silence – how the tone of voice can win or lose the deal

    The path to silence – how the tone of voice can win or lose the deal

    In Episode 71, The path to silence - how your tone can win or lose the deal, I get to speak with Marshall Davis Jones, a voice expert. Tone can be an elusive ingredient in any communication. Misused or misplaced, it can destroy any sense of connection. Tone is everywhere. It's the snapshot and the snap judgment of a song, a look, or a feel. It's also a snapshot of our voice. In one tenth of a second, our speaking can make an impression. Westgate Executive BrandingOur Main Event!Listen on...

    • 47 min
    Market positioning for CEOs launching a consulting practice

    Market positioning for CEOs launching a consulting practice

    In episode 70 of the Get Hired Up podcast, I speak with Patrick Allmond, owner of Focus Digital Marketing Agency, a recognized leader in the online marketing industry. Patrick is a Veteran, Professional Keynote Speaker, Pilot, TV Media Personality, Two Decade Entrepreneur. He is also a high content speaker, and a frequent consultant for ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox TV and KSBI TV. His firm builds multimedia content for his clients. If you’re planning to launch an online consultancy, you will find this ...

    • 33 min
    Lessons learned from a portfolio company CEO

    Lessons learned from a portfolio company CEO

    I’m delighted to share that for this episode, we invited two guests to join us—Scott Calderwood, President and CEO of Calderwood Search Partners Inc. and Ryan Smyth, executive Vice President and CFO with Carbon 60. Tune in to hear Maureen Farmer, Founder and CEO of Westgate Executive Branding (who is also our podcast host) to discuss lessons learned from CEO portfolio companies with Scott and Ryan.Additionally, we discuss resources that organizations need, especially after an acquisition of a...

    • 44 min
    Women in Private Equity: My Interview with VERTU Capital Founder

    Women in Private Equity: My Interview with VERTU Capital Founder

    In episode 68 of the Get Hired Up Podcast, I get to interview the first woman-founded private equity fund in Canada. Lisa Melchior is the founder and Managing Partner of VERTU Capital, a Toronto-based technology private equity firm targeting high-potential Canadian technology businesses. She has been a private equity investor for more than 25 years and has invested $1.5B in over 25 companies across North America and Europe, with a focus on enterprise software and software-enabled businesses. ...

    • 40 min
    Amplify your personal brand with Bob Gentle

    Amplify your personal brand with Bob Gentle

    Bob Gentle works with leaders at every stage of business to help them step out in front of their marketing with a powerful personal brand. He does this through his podcast, YouTube channel, coaching, masterminds and consulting. His mission? Helping business leaders around the world discover, set and achieve their goals online and then build a business they love. Bob is the author of Personal Brand Business Roadmap: Everything you need to start, scale or just fix your expert business. It is my...

    • 38 min

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