Taking the Leap Podcast hosted by Robert Dickie III discusses changes in our global economy impacting the way we work and live. For young professionals starting their careers, mid-career professionals navigating changes and late-career professionals thinking about starting an encore career, Robert and his guests discuss the global economy, technology, workplace developments, and all the latest changes impacting our professional lives.
Leading a Work Revolution with Technology - Jason Radisson, CEO and Founder of ShiftOne
Jason Radisson is the CEO and Founder of ShiftOne...a company helping lead a work revolution for frontline workers solving employment problems with technology.
The Bourbon Whisperer - The Art, Science, and History of American Bourbon with Rod Arnold
Rod Arnold discusses his leap from a 30+ year career as a healthcare executive and marketing to start a new career as the "Bourbon Whisperer" to share his passion for the art, science, and history behind American bourbon.
Helping Bring Professional Soccer to America with Brett M. Johnson - CEO of Benevolent Capital
Brett M. Johnson shares insight and advice he learned during his career, which found him taking a leap from steady W2 income to becoming an entrepreneur and helping bring professional soccer to the United States. Along with his twin brother Grant, they saw an opportunity and reimagined private equity as they founded Benevolent Capital.
Dr. Sajjan Gohel - Author of "Doctor, Teacher, Terrorist" - The Making of a Global Terrorist Leader
Dr. Sajjan Gohel, the author of the forthcoming book "Doctor, Teacher, Terrorist" discusses the making of a global terrorist Dr. Ayman al-Zawahari, the learnings of the west's twenty-year war in the middle east, the disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan, and how attention on the war in Ukraine and tensions in the South China Sea give respite and preparation for the next wave of terrorism.
Changes in marketing & why personal coaches are key to success - Kelly Fletcher - CEO of Fletcher Marketing & PR
Kelly Fletcher is the founder and CEO of Fletcher Marketing & PR. A former Miss North Carolina Kelly specializes in helping companies target and reach the female audience. She speaks about her career and her many pivots in building and leading a global agency. Listen to her insight on the power of coaches and why she has used one her entire career.
Starting a New Business Mid-Career with Mark Ferrier - Co-Founder and Partner at AndCapital.ca
Mark Ferrier is a graduate of the University of Waterloo and Harvard Business School. He is a serial entrepreneur, having started seven companies with his newest venture AndCapital.ca. He is also a Young President's Organization (YPO) member. Mark discusses his career, multiple pivots, and his latest leap starting a new company based on what he has learned in his diverse career. He gives advice to young people and addresses the American and Canadian people in his "State of the Union Address!"
Long format interviews🔥
I love the long format interviews allowing for a rich discussion on topics. Provides millennial “life hacks” for success.
This is a wonderful conversation between two industry professionals with a plethora of experience. Great insights and important reminders for business and everyday life!
Insightful, creative, and well-rounded!
Great to hear from so many different industries and vocations. Bob’s insight is incredible.