59 episodes

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

The Main Thing Podcast Skip Lineberg

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

    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
    The Whole Thing with Betsy Wills

    The Whole Thing with Betsy Wills

    My special guest is a marketing maven, entrepreneur and TEDx speaker. On Ep. 54 you heard nine mins. of her wisdom. Today you will get The Whole Thing. In this 20-min show, you’ll get more of my conversation with this expert on aptitudes and mentor to many, Betsy Wills. It’s a less edited, more organic version of my intriguing and wisdom-packed conversation with Betsy. Get ready for more in-depth discussion of aptitudes, more laughter and more riffs on why building is way more gratifying than back-filli

    • 22 min
    Betsy Wills Shares Wisdom for Growth

    Betsy Wills Shares Wisdom for Growth

    Special guest Betsy Wills is co-founder of YouScience, an online psychometric assessment service. It is used by 25% of high schools in the U.S. Additionally, tens of thousands of adults in over 20 countries utilize it to shape & manage their careers.

    Betsy consults with individuals, corporations and groups on personal & professional development. Betsy has been a featured speaker for TEDx Women. She is a graduate of Vanderbilt Univ. and holds an M.Ed from Peabody Coll. She lives in Nashville, TN.

    • 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!!

cberdug ,

Excellent

I love the format and the content. Well done!

MarkSwags ,

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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