61 episodes

A nine minute dose of wisdom from the wisest people I know.

The Main Thing Podcast Skip Lineberg

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 30 Ratings

A nine minute dose of wisdom from the wisest people I know.

    Ryan Frederick Shares Wisdom for Longevity

    Ryan Frederick Shares Wisdom for Longevity

    Special guest Ryan Frederick is an international expert on the role of place to live a long, healthy and financially secure life. As Founder & CEO of SmartLiving 360, Ryan advises national real estate developers, institutional investment firms and leading health systems. Ryan's first book, "Right Place, Right Time," was released Oct. 2021. HIs work has been chronicled in "The Washington Post," "Forbes" and on CBS. A graduate of Princeton Univ. and Stanford Business School, Ryan comes to us from Austin, TX.

    • 13 min
    Season Three Recap Feat. Rachel Bell

    Season Three Recap Feat. Rachel Bell

    Welcome to our celebration! Special guest Rachel Bell helps us look back on this past season and 24 gems of wisdom. Rachel is a book publishing professional and startup founder who is on a mission to propel the book industry forward. She works with authors, distributors, printers and brands to elevate and amplify their stories. Rachel Bell is co-founder of Overcup Press, an award-winning independent publishing company, and founder of Printer’s Row, a B2B online marketplace. She joins us from Portland, OR.

    • 23 min
    Bill Spitz Shares Transformative Wisdom

    Bill Spitz Shares Transformative Wisdom

    Welcome back to The Main Thing Podcast! Our special guest, Bill Spitz, is a Founder and Principal of Diversified Trust Company.

    Previously, Bill held the position of Vice Chancellor for Investments at Vanderbilt Univ. for 22 years. During his tenure, the Vanderbilt Endowment grew from $300M to $3.5B. He currently serves as a Dir. of the MassMutual Financial Group.

    Bill has been one of the top amateur ballroom dancers in the U.S., having participated in 50 competitions. He joins us from Nashville.

    • 14 min
    Author R.L. Shawver Shares Powerful Wisdom

    Author R.L. Shawver Shares Powerful Wisdom

    Anyone who’s had to persevere through an extended struggle will really want to lean into today’s show.

    Our guest today is an author and gifted communicator. R.L. Shawver grew up in a small town in West Virginia. Working in the IT data profession, he claims to have made a career over-analyzing everything. He has redirected those analytical & communication skills toward writing and speaking. R.L. is the father of two boys, proud husband of Stephanie, and a man of strong faith. He joins us from Pittsbu

    • 13 min
    Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin Shares Vital Wisdom

    Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin Shares Vital Wisdom

    Welcome back to The Main Thing Podcast! Our special guest is a trail-blazer. Amy Shuler Goodwin is the first female mayor of Charleston, West Virginia.

    Amy was the first female to play on the men’s golf team at Wheeling Park H.S.  When she was 11, Amy worked at the Hole ‘n Run, re-gripping golf clubs and stocking running shoes. After graduating college Goodwin lived in London. Her obsessions include power washing, good food and “Ted Lasso.” Mayor Goodwin and husband Booth have two boys, Joe an

    • 13 min
    Jay Williams Shares Foundational Wisdom

    Jay Williams Shares Foundational Wisdom

    Welcome to The Main Thing Podcast! Our special guest Jay Williams is a financial strategist & advisor with McKinley Carter Wealth Services. He is a Certified Financial Planner, a Certified Investment Analyst and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary. Jay helps people take next steps in understanding money and achieving their financial goals. He comes to us from Charleston, West Virginia. Over the next 9 mins., you will discover why Jay Williams is one of the wisest people I know.

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

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30 Ratings

R.L. Shawver ,

Amazing Podcast

Skip does an AMAZING job at helping people find the main thing!!

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Excellent

I love the format and the content. Well done!

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Wisdom from Skip and Jeff James

Skip, this podcast is inspirational. Thanks for doing this. I loved hearing both you and Jeff sharing on the podcast. Brought back great memories (and wisdom) from the Create crowd. Way to go, brother.

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