We're interviewing inspiring business leaders to uncover tips - and tools - to help you break down the barriers that are keeping... you.... stuck.
Episode 140: The Power of Imperfect Ideas
In today's episode, Mike talks with Dr. Brett Jacobsen. As CEO of Mount Vernon School and Ventures, Brett helps organizations learn how to innovate. He believes learning can provide a competitive advantage over culture and strategy.
Episode 139: Peer Groups for Senior Leaders Provide Support & Perspective
In today's episode, Mike talks with Scott Bunce, a Vistage Chair with 25 years of leadership experience. Scott helps executives get unstuck by facilitating confidential peer advisory groups. His members learn to communicate more effectively, make big decisions with confidence, and become better leaders. He shares why lifelong curiosity and learning from peers leads to growth at every career stage.
Episode 138: Leading Through Change With Curiosity And Wins
In today's episode, Mike talks with Ted Konechne, President of the East Region for AIS. AIS offers inspection and engineering services for home builders, helping them speed up construction without compromising quality. Ted shares how he focuses on connecting personally with employees during mergers, being curious about regional differences, and celebrating small wins daily to drive accountability and momentum.
Episode 137: From Corporate HR Exec to Business Owner: Learning to Adapt
In today's episode, Mike talks with Monte McDowell, the owner of ARCpoint Labs of Atlanta, a lab testing and services company. Monte helps his clients with workplace drug testing, DNA-based tests, and clinical lab services. He leverages nearly 30 years of HR experience to provide consultation around health, drug screening, and safety.
Episode 136: Trust-Fueled Growth & Delegation: Unlocking Your Business Potential
In today's episode, Mike talks with Steve Fisher, a founding partner of Strategy Partners Group. Steve helps his clients get "unstuck" from short-term tactical thinking and make the transition to long-term strategic planning and growth.
Episode 135: Cracking the Marketing Code: Boost ROI with Data-Driven Insights
In this enlightening episode, Mike sits down with marketing guru Michael Wolfe, the brains behind Bottom Line Analytics. With a knack for turning data into captivating stories, Michael reveals how he helps clients revolutionize their marketing strategies for a better ROI. Get ready to unravel the mystery behind effective marketing and discover how a single sandwich sparked a sales explosion for a major brand. Dive into the numbers, anecdotes, and insights that will change the way you approach your marketing game.
Like a great conversation with an old friend
Love Mike’s ability to interview interesting people and bring out in a very collaborative way, what makes them great at what they do. As a society we gravitate toward the “famous”, but there’s so many wonderful and successful people that can teach us so much.
I’m so glad I stumbled into this show! Mike is an amazing host and brings on wonderful guests as well! So much gold advice in each episode
I highly recommend episode 37. There are tips at the end anyone can use to help them reframe a challenge they have and get unstuck. I love Dr. Nicole‘s creative advice.