92 episodes

The Leaders & Legacies Podcast celebrates leaders who are making a difference beyond themselves. It was inspired from events in 2021 when the host, Craig Andrews went into a 6-week coma. Even after waking up, his brain was scrambled for another two weeks. When his mind cleared, his wife started telling him how his team stepped up and ran the company without him. Freelancers reached out to his team and offered to do whatever was necessary while he was in the hospital. Craig believes we all make an impact greater than we realize and wants to honor owners and founders as they lead others.

Craig Andrews is the founder and Principal Ally at allies4me. He’s been in the marketing space for more than two decades and has driven over a half-billion dollars of revenue. He’s spoken on dozens of podcast as well as conferences including Conversion Conference.

Leaders & Legacies Craig Andrews

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    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

The Leaders & Legacies Podcast celebrates leaders who are making a difference beyond themselves. It was inspired from events in 2021 when the host, Craig Andrews went into a 6-week coma. Even after waking up, his brain was scrambled for another two weeks. When his mind cleared, his wife started telling him how his team stepped up and ran the company without him. Freelancers reached out to his team and offered to do whatever was necessary while he was in the hospital. Craig believes we all make an impact greater than we realize and wants to honor owners and founders as they lead others.

Craig Andrews is the founder and Principal Ally at allies4me. He’s been in the marketing space for more than two decades and has driven over a half-billion dollars of revenue. He’s spoken on dozens of podcast as well as conferences including Conversion Conference.

    92 - Unveiling the COSA Method - Strategic Storytelling for Effective Leadership with Cesar Castro

    92 - Unveiling the COSA Method - Strategic Storytelling for Effective Leadership with Cesar Castro

    In this enlightening episode, Cesar Castro delves into the transformative power of storytelling in leadership. He articulates how strategic narratives can significantly impact persuasion, motivation, and lasting influence.
    Cesar, with his rich background in psychology and expertise in communication, unravels the science behind storytelling, emphasizing its role in shaping beliefs and driving actions. He introduces the "COSA Method", a structured approach to crafting impactful stories, ensuring leaders not only capture attention but also inspire change. The conversation illuminates the innate human connection to stories, highlighting their pivotal role in effective leadership and organizational success.
    Want to learn more about Cesar Castro's work? Check out their website at http://www.cesarcastro.com.
    Connect with Cesar Castro on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/cesarcastrov.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 37 min
    91 - Mastering the Art of Publicity - Jill Lublin's Strategic Leadership Insights

    91 - Mastering the Art of Publicity - Jill Lublin's Strategic Leadership Insights

    In this enlightening podcast, Jill Lublin shares her transformative journey from aspiring lawyer to a renowned expert in publicity, networking, and kindness. She dives into the pivotal moments that reshaped her path, highlighting the courage it took to pivot from law to entrepreneurship. Jill's story is a masterclass in leveraging personal challenges for professional growth, emphasizing the power of authenticity and strategic storytelling in building a brand.
    Jill's insights on creating impactful publicity, especially in budget-conscious times, offer valuable strategies for anyone looking to elevate their presence in the market. Jill's approach, blending strategic acumen with genuine connection, exemplifies leadership that inspires and mobilizes.
    Want to learn more about Jill Lublin's work? Check out their website at https://jilllublin.com/.
    Get Jill's free gift here: https://PublicityCrashCourse.com/freegift
    Connect with Jill Lublin on LinkedIn at https://linkedin.com/in/jilllublin.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 28 min
    90 - Making Lightning Strike Twice - Business Lessons from John Hewitt

    90 - Making Lightning Strike Twice - Business Lessons from John Hewitt

    John Hewitt, a visionary entrepreneur, shares his journey of building two top retail chains, revealing the essence of impactful leadership. His story, marked by resilience and innovation, emphasizes the pivotal role of exceeding customer expectations and valuing employees. Hewitt’s strategic mindset, focusing on long-term customer relationships and market adaptation, propelled his companies to significant growth, even during economic downturns. His leadership philosophy extends beyond business, impacting lives through his dedication to philanthropy and community support.
    Hewitt’s insights offer a masterclass in creating a legacy of leadership that transcends individual success, advocating for a business ethos where principle always trumps policy, ensuring decisions align with core values and the greater good. His narrative is a testament to the power of principled leadership in fostering loyalty, driving innovation, and building enduring brands.
    Want to learn more about John's work? Check out their website at https://loyaltybrands.com.
    Connect with John on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-t-hewitt-9917b7149/.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 52 min
    89 - From Reluctant Reader to Leadership Luminary - The Book Thinkers Story with Nick Hutchison

    89 - From Reluctant Reader to Leadership Luminary - The Book Thinkers Story with Nick Hutchison

    Nick Hutchison, of Book Thinkers, embodies transformative leadership through a voracious appetite for reading. Initially indifferent to books, a pivotal internship ignited Nick's passion, leading him to devour 50-100 books annually, significantly shaping his leadership and business acumen. He emphasizes that reading isn't just for knowledge acquisition but a strategic tool for personal and professional growth, highlighting the profound impact of books on his success and the cultivation of a top-tier marketing agency.
    Nick's journey from a non-reader to a leadership figure underscores the potent blend of continuous learning, actionable insights, and the pivotal role of reading in developing influential leaders. His narrative is a testament to how books can sculpt the mindset, strategies, and the very essence of impactful leadership.
    Want to learn more about Nick's work? Check out their website at https://bookthinkers.com.
    Connect with Nick on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/bookthinkers/.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 34 min
    88 - Empowering Through Cred Dust - The New Currency of Leadership with Mitchell Levy

    88 - Empowering Through Cred Dust - The New Currency of Leadership with Mitchell Levy

    This episode of Leaders & Legacies dives deep into the essence of leadership, emphasizing the pivotal role of credibility. Mitchell Levy, a seasoned expert, shares his insights on how genuine compliments and recognition, termed "cred dust," can significantly enhance a leader's influence. He articulates the importance of integrity, both internally and externally, and how it intertwines with a leader's ability to be trusted, known, and liked.
    The conversation further explores the transformational power of leadership when it’s anchored in authenticity, clarity, and the strategic acknowledgment of others' contributions. The dialogue underscores that today’s leadership transcends traditional command-and-control models, advocating for a more inclusive, empowering approach that celebrates the achievements of all team members.
    Want to learn more about Mitchell's work? Check out their website at https://mitchelllevy.com/.
    Connect with Mitchell on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/mitchelllevy/.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 36 min
    87 - Legacy Leadership - Building Enduring Success Through Core Values

    87 - Legacy Leadership - Building Enduring Success Through Core Values

    Mark Campbell delves into the essence of impactful leadership, exploring how core values, resilience, and a proactive mindset are crucial for guiding teams and businesses toward success. He discusses the importance of adapting to change, the strength found in vulnerability, and how genuine engagement can transform leadership from a role into a reflection of one's true self.
    This conversation is rich with insights on fostering a culture of trust, the pivotal role of mentorship, and the enduring influence of leading by example, offering listeners practical advice and inspirational takeaways for their own leadership journeys.
    Want to learn more about Mark's work? Check out their website at https://thedigitalmc.com.
    Connect with Mark on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/thedigitalmc/.
    Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.
    Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.

    • 30 min

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10 Ratings

Michelle Raz ,

Courage to Grow with these episodes!

Craig Andrews, stands out as a source of inspiration in the world of personal and professional growth. A standout episode with Sandy Gennaro demonstrates Craig’s insightful and engaging approach about the transformative impact of positivity, perseverance, and the importance of serving others. His commitment to bringing these motivational stories to the forefront is a gift to listeners that will touch your soul!

BoyMama9 ,

Inspirational

Topics and episodes are inspirational for those in the business field, wanting both personal and professional growth.

AnonymousAndrewPodcast ,

Very well done

I particularly liked the episode on reading books. At first I didn’t think I would make it through the episode. But Craig has a great way to keep you engaged. Well done Craig.

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