The Sage Thought Leadership Podcast is dedicated to the possibility that entrepreneurs continue the work of creation. We celebrate them by allowing them to tell their stories and share their knowledge with others. In doing so we energize the success of businesses around the world through the imagination of our people and the power of technology.
Thought Leadership - Susan Markey on the latest legislative changes to the Payroll Protection Program
Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate, taxation, and nonprofit matters. She draws from a diverse background in government, accounting, and law to serve as a holistic business advisor, and believes that legal advice should be both easy to understand and practical. Susan assists clients with a wide array of tax issues, including tax controversies, audits, appeals, planning, and structuring, as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals, and memoranda. Susan also counsels clients on mergers and acquisitions, business formation, joint ventures, and general corporate matters, while leveraging her tax background to help guide them toward profitable solutions.
Sage Partner - Scott Peterson from Avalara on the latest sales tax cases and their potential impact on businesses
Scott Peterson is Vice President of U.S. Tax Policy and of Government Relations for Avalara, Inc. Scott is a frequent speaker and is a nationally recognized expert on sales tax policy, sales tax administration, and sales tax automation. Accounting Today named Scott to the Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting in 2018, 2019 and 2020. Prior to joining Avalara Scott was the first Executive Director of the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board and Director of the South Dakota Sales Tax Division. A U.S. Army veteran Scott holds a master’s degree from the University of South Dakota.
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TSOE Excerpt - Alex Nowresteh on US Immigration Policy
Alex Nowrasteh is the director of immigration and trade at the Cato Institute’s Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies. His popular publications have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Washington Post, and most other major publications in the United States. His peer-reviewed academic publications have appeared in The World Bank Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Public Choice, and others. Alex regularly appears on Fox News, MSNBC, Bloomberg, NPR, and numerous television and radio stations across the United States.
Thought Leader - Christopher Skinner on how the use of language connects to your CRM data
Christopher Skinner is a mathematician, computational linguist, connecting business metrics to the psychology of employees and customers.
Sage Partner - Catherine Dahl on getting acquired by Quadient
Catherine Dahl is the CEO and co-founder of Beanworks by Quadient, also known as Sage AP Automation, an innovative platform that connects mid-sized enterprises from invoice to payment. Catherine is passionate about business process improvement and leads with a vision of making accounting easier and more enjoyable while increasing efficiency and reducing costs. As a CPA and CMA professional, she knows first-hand the challenges of financial management and is dedicated to driving change through innovation.
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TSOE Excerpt - Dre Baldwin on getting started as an online entrepreneur
Dre Baldwin is a graduate of Penn State University and had a nine-year career as a professional basketball player. He’s a noted expert in discipline, confidence, mental toughness, and personal initiative. He authored 27 books and holds a YouTube Silver Play Button (100,000+ downloads). Today, he makes it easy for entrepreneurs to have consistent mental toughness and confidence to deliver their best, mentally and physically, even when they least feel like it. Learn more at www.workonyourgame.com and www.dreallday.com.
So Glad I Found Sage Thought Leadership Podcast!
In my work as an Online Business Manager, I'm tasked to stay abreast of the of the business climate my clients are operating in. The variety of subjects on the Sage Thought Leadership Podcast keeps me up to date with current topics. I especially love Sage CRM Podcast Series. That's right up my alley!
Short bursts of inspiration!
If you are thinking about working for yourself, but could use a shot of motivation from time to time, Ed and his guests will give you the boost you need!
Short and sweet
I recently guested on this podcast and enjoyed the format, which allows guests to pack in insights in a quick and consumable way so listeners so can get to know the guests and learn valuable information in under fifteen minutes. Ed is welcoming and engaging and makes it work well.