We believe everyone should have access to the insights of Omaha’s business and community leaders.Now, everyone does.Introducing Lead Together: Conversations to Connect You and Elevate All of Us. A brand-new podcast showcasing the wisdom and time-tested advice of leaders who are charting the course – and doing BIG things – in our region.Lead Together is A Free way to receive leadership development – ANYTIME that’s convenient for you.We’ve captured a bit of Omaha history, leadership and our No Coasting attitude – and we packaged it into a podcast you can listen to whenever and wherever you choose. It’s leadership development – on demand.The podcast is designed to inspire the leader within you. You can expect to hear expert insights on:•Mentorship,•Definitions of success,•Leading with your head AND your heart,•And much …much more.
The energy is what makes the difference
Season two kicks off with Nicole Bianchi and Jeff Shannon of Bravium Human Development. Nicole and Jeff use their expertise to facilitate workshops to help teams clarify strategy and build creativity. They are an energetic duo with insight about why it’s vital to invest in yourself.
If you can memorize the 600 declensions of a Greek verb, you can remember anything you want
Season two wraps with Mike McCarthy, founder and chairman of McCarthy Capital. Mike explains his journey from early plans to be a Catholic priest to eventually founding and running his own private-equity firm. He humbly credits his business success to muscle memory and pattern recognition and feels most successful when helping young people find confidence.
A brand can serve a community
Dave Nelson is a professional skateboarder turned CEO. He founded and now runs the branding company, SecretPenguin. He shares how the lessons learned from skateboarding apply to life, business and community building.
The surest way to fail is inaction
In episode three, Othello Meadows, the President and CEO of Seventy Five North, shares what he learned from his father about adapting to adversity. He explains the dedication required to develop and maintain a Purpose Built community that creates a pipeline for college education, provides high quality mixed income housing and promotes overall community health and wellness.
Step up to your power and do the right thing
In this episode, Cristina Castro-Matukewicz, VP of Community Affairs at Wells Fargo, tells us about her journey from Colombia to the U.S. Lessons learned from her courageous mother inspired her to pursue her own dreams.
It’s a Dad Moment
David Brown is the President and CEO of the Greater Omaha Chamber. In this episode, he describes how his dad helped him develop his moral compass. He shares a story of when he called upon that compass to help him navigate a potentially career-jeopardizing situation.
Great podcast, elevating Omaha’s leaders
I’m loving this podcast so far! My only feedback for improvement is small - audio needs to be corrected. It will be a small adjustment with a large impact. Thanks so much for making this podcast, for folding in leadership and equality, entrepreneurship, and all sorts of important lessons from great people in Omaha!