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What does it take to rise to your goal? To become CEO of Your Own Career – of Your Business? Host Bart Jackson, joined by the most fascinating and most helpful guests in business, bring you a lot of fun, humor, and vital counsel from proven masters. So pull up a chair - get informed, get entertained, and seize the wisdom. Visit http://www.theartoftheceo.com/

The Art of the CEO The Art of the CEO

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What does it take to rise to your goal? To become CEO of Your Own Career – of Your Business? Host Bart Jackson, joined by the most fascinating and most helpful guests in business, bring you a lot of fun, humor, and vital counsel from proven masters. So pull up a chair - get informed, get entertained, and seize the wisdom. Visit http://www.theartoftheceo.com/

    Education’s Turn-around Expert: What’s Needed Now

    Education’s Turn-around Expert: What’s Needed Now

    Laura Doherty, President/CEO of the Baltimore Curriculum Project is the person you call when you want to take a failing school, with failing students, and turn it around into an enthusiastic temple of learning, filled with eager, achieving students.   Host Bart Jackson invites Laura on board to share her business-like approach to this very human challenge.  From developing a distinctive alphabet print format to make reading easier, to bringing faculty, parents, and community to bear on each school’s unique situation, Laura’s BCP team proves that public schools can and do work. Now, as schools struggle with the challenge of the Covid Crunch, and preparing for the post-Covid Catchup,  Laura reveals what methods and mindsets will prove most effective.  Tune in and pay attention, class - you are about to learn an educational strategy that not just for kids.

    • 41 min
    Our Best Clean Energy Hope – The Inventor – The invention

    Our Best Clean Energy Hope – The Inventor – The invention

    Key Han has done it - no more dams, no polluting smoke – just 30 years of sweat and genius to produce this revolutionary, vital energy solution. By inventing submerged turbines that churn unseen on river and ocean beds, Key Han has created a cheap, continuous, clean energy source that when adopted will save our planet and meet our exploding energy needs.  Host Bart Jackson invites Differential Dynamics CEO Key Han to answer all the questions about his hydrokinetic river turbines:  How much energy? What cost?  

     

    • 38 min
    The Man Who Talks Nations Out of War

    The Man Who Talks Nations Out of War

    Conflict: everyone wants it resolved first, in here/his own favor – and peacefully, if possible.  Everyone except Dr. Andrea Bartoli, international peace negotiator who with amazing success brings warring factions to the table and hammers out solutions with peace as the primary aim.  As a leader in the Christian lay community, Sant’Egidio and founder of the Center for International Conflict Resolution, Bartoli is the man divided nations such as South Sudan, East Timor, Poland, and others call upon to settle their dangerous differences.  Host Bart Jackson invites Andrea on board to share his sought-after conflict-resolution techniques, and provide some insights how the U.S. needs to handle its destructive divisions. Tune in and discover from the master a more effective way to get what you want at work, home, and all aspects of our lives.

    • 42 min
    Father & Son – Business Succession at its Best

    Father & Son – Business Succession at its Best

    Signmakers do not have a great call for signs reading “& Son” being added to company logos. But Rick and Jack Newcombe stand as the very model of making this generational shift seamlessly and simultaneously pivoting with massive market changes. In 1987 Rick Newcombe launched Creators Syndicate which he rapidly grew into the most prestigious print media syndication firm nationwide. Creators shared the talents of advice columnist Ann Landers to both Clintons and Wizard of Id comics, with thousands of papers and 44 million readers. Enter son Jack in 2009 who saw the downward of spiral print media and hooked Dad’s star talents into the digital media platforms – plus book publishing and more. Host Bart Jackson invites Creators.com CEO’s Jack and Rick on to share their story and wise example. And as an added feature, learn about the art and benefits of lifelong passion in his new book “The Magic of Lifting Weights.”

    • 49 min
    Youth Must Be Served – Here’s How

    Youth Must Be Served – Here’s How

    Inner-city, socially disadvantaged young people – government says they need computers.  Schools say they need college.  But Trenton NJ-based serial social entrepreneur Bruce Boyd is wiser.  Bruce knows the need is to cultivate character, and to expose them to the shining light of opportunity, which he insists lies within their grasp. 

    Host Bart Jackson invites Bruce Boyd to explain how his Building Our Youth Development enterprise has gathered such a devoted following and become a transformative force for so many of Trenton’s young people.  Then, when the crash of Covid dismantled several structures (both within schools and outside), Bruce details how he pivoted his organization to find new avenues and even advantages.  Tune in and take a lesson on how to transform your own enterprises to survive/thrive in adverse times. 

    • 43 min
    One Man’s Victory Over Gun Violence

    One Man’s Victory Over Gun Violence

    How would you form an enterprise to combat gun violence in your home city?  John Thompson, witnessing 26 shootings in 27 days in Yonkers, formed the SNUG program (guns in reverse) that reduced shooting crimes by 86 percent in his town.   Host Bart Jackson invites John to tell his astonishing story, and provide insightful strategies for all aspiring social entrepreneurs.  Going straight to the source, John forged relationships with gang leaders and shooters, working with them to set up alternative pathways.  He engaged the entire community.   John’s courageous tale is not to be missed.  Honored by the 2020 Prometheus Social Enterprise Awards, John is an inspiring organizational leader, providing an example and advice worth following.  Tune in and discover how practical idealism works effectively.

    • 40 min

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Love this show. A must listen

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