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The Talent Empowerment podcast with host Tom Finn delivers cutting edge stories for business leaders! Each week, host Tom Finn, co-founder and CEO of LeggUP, sits down with capable bold leaders, talent development savants, founders, and executives from every industry to learn how they’re driving people innovation, discovering their own purpose and building performance in their own world. Alongside CEO’s, entrepreneurs, athletes, and industry icons, we’ll learn how to find your own life’s purpose to accelerate your transformation. Why? Good leaders work for their company. Great HR leaders work for their people. If you’ve made it this far, we think you’re pretty great! So, what do you say? Let’s transform our worlds, build personal agility and move from a culture of isolation to community.  Subscribe to our podcast wherever you like to listen so you never miss an opportunity to empower your people.

Talent Empowerment with Tom Finn Tom Finn

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The Talent Empowerment podcast with host Tom Finn delivers cutting edge stories for business leaders! Each week, host Tom Finn, co-founder and CEO of LeggUP, sits down with capable bold leaders, talent development savants, founders, and executives from every industry to learn how they’re driving people innovation, discovering their own purpose and building performance in their own world. Alongside CEO’s, entrepreneurs, athletes, and industry icons, we’ll learn how to find your own life’s purpose to accelerate your transformation. Why? Good leaders work for their company. Great HR leaders work for their people. If you’ve made it this far, we think you’re pretty great! So, what do you say? Let’s transform our worlds, build personal agility and move from a culture of isolation to community.  Subscribe to our podcast wherever you like to listen so you never miss an opportunity to empower your people.

    Next Gen Health Scanning Interview with Tom Finn and Dr. Gil Travish

    Next Gen Health Scanning Interview with Tom Finn and Dr. Gil Travish

    Invest in people and relationships. Persevere. Keep going. Maintain your determination and make sure you have an iron stomach along the way. And most importantly, execute, you can't dream big dreams and not have your hands do anything. You absolutely have to learn how to execute. Dr. Gil Travish shares his advice for other enthronements. He shares his journey with ViBo Health, and why his new technology is going to change our Health procedures. 

    Talking Points: 

    {02:10} The journey to ViBo Health
    {04:00} The technology behind ViBo Health
    {06:00} What sets ViBo Health apart from existing tools?
    {09:15} What stage of development ViBo Health is currently?
    {26:10} Learning from mistakes.
    {30:00} The inspiration in the journey
    {33:40} Lessons learned in the journey. 

    Dr. Gil Travish Bio:

    Gil works on the commercialization of technology and medical devices and has been the founder of four past companies. He founded and serves as the CEO of ViBo Health, working in the non-invasive health tracking space. Most recently before that, he co-founded, served as a board member and Chief Science Officer for Adaptix Ltd., working on novel x-ray sources for medical imaging for the past 10 years. Gil is a Fellow and lifetime member of the American Physics Society (APS) and is currently on the executive committee for the Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics (FIAP). Dr. Travish has a long track record presenting and publishing (over 150 publications in various journals and conferences) along with patenting. Gil has experience working and living in multiple countries including USA, Italy, UK and Portugal. 

    Resources and Links:

    Website: https://www.vibo.health/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/giltravish/

    Connect with Tom Finn

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinn
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinn
    Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinn
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 42 min
    Dr. Gil Travish: Preview

    Dr. Gil Travish: Preview

    Invest in people and relationships. Persevere. Keep going. Maintain your determination and make sure you have an iron stomach along the way. And most importantly, execute, you can't dream big dreams and not have your hands do anything. You absolutely have to learn how to execute. Dr. Gil Travish shares his advice for other enthronements. He shares his journey with ViBo Health, and why his new technology is going to change our Health procedures.
    {You can hear the full episode Thursday, January 26th}

    • 1 min
    Lab and Building Design for The World’s Best Scientists with Tom Finn & Mike Mulvey

    Lab and Building Design for The World’s Best Scientists with Tom Finn & Mike Mulvey

    Growing up in South Africa, Mike’s father pushed him toward the medical field, but after one visit to the architecture wing of the University of Cape Town and Mike switched his field of study. Today Mike designs laboratories that inspire people to work together in harmony. 

    Talking Points: 

    {01:15} Becoming a member of Mensa 
    {02:47} Growing up in South Africa and the journey to a career as an architect
    {10:10} Lessons from working international
    {15:00} Game plan that you have for every facility you build
    {27:10} Favorite top three projects
    {31:10} Overwhelmingly challenges  

    Mike Mulvey Bio:

    Mike is an architect by trade and joined HED Design in 2018. He's got a long history of success before that. He also specializes in laboratory design for life science companies. So essentially, he's designing the structure for smart people to design the next exciting discoveries in human science for all of us. 

    Resources and Links:

    Website: https://www.hed.design/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikemulvey01/Connect with Tom Finn

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinn
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinn
    Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinn
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 38 min
    Mike Mulvey: Preview

    Mike Mulvey: Preview

    Growing up in South Africa, Mike’s father pushed him toward the medical field, but after one visit to the architecture wing of the University of Cape Town and Mike switched his field of study. Today Mike designs laboratories that inspire people to work together in harmony.

    • 6 min
    Invite Everyone to Dance with Bridgette Wilder, CHRO from the California Institute of the Arts

    Invite Everyone to Dance with Bridgette Wilder, CHRO from the California Institute of the Arts

    Bridgette Wilder joins us today to share her journey of growing up as a black southerner in the 70s. Although Bridgette faced racism, she refused to live her life as a victim, choosing instead to be kinder than necessary.  Bridgette loves to find the good in people and help them reach their potential. Bridgette explains how a company can make sure everyone is “invited to dance”.

    Talking Points: 
    {02:22} Growing up in the South as a Black Child
    {07:55} Seeing what is inside people and bringing out the best in them
    {09:00} Leading with kindness
    {11:20} Biggest issue from Bridgette’s Childhood
    {17:44} Starting a career in HR
    {21:10} How to talk to people when they are disrespectful
    {34:10} How to create an environment where everybody gets to dance

    Bridgette Wilder Bio:
    Bridgette is the Chief Human Resources Officer at the California Institute of the Arts She has worked in both the private and public sectors - she also has experience working with union, non-union, and service contract (SCA) employees.
    She earned an MBA from Averett University, a BA in Human Resources from Birmingham-Southern College, a BS in Workforce Education from Southern Illinois University, and AAS in Computer Science from Jefferson State Community College. She is a graduate of the Furman University/ Riley Institute Diversity Leadership Academy and a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Humanitarian Award.

    Resources and Links:
    Website: https://www.wilderhreeo.comLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bridgettewilderphrTwitter:  https://twitter.com/bridgettemoniq1
    Connect with Tom Finn
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinnYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinnTiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinnTwitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinnPinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 44 min
    Bridgette Wilder: Preview

    Bridgette Wilder: Preview

    Bridgette Wilder joins us today to share her journey of growing up as a black southerner in the 70s. Although Bridgette faced racism, she refused to live her life as a victim, choosing instead to be kinder than necessary.  Bridgette loves to find the good in people and help them reach their potential. Bridgette explains how a company can make sure everyone is “invited to dance”. {You can hear the full episode Thursday, January 5th}

    • 2 min

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