61 episodes

The Manage 2 Win Podcast is hosted by author, speaker, and leadership coach David Russell, and features an ongoing series of conversations, stories, and advice on entrepreneurship, business, leadership, and company culture, including how to hire, manage, develop, and retain great people.

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The Manage 2 Win Podcast is hosted by author, speaker, and leadership coach David Russell, and features an ongoing series of conversations, stories, and advice on entrepreneurship, business, leadership, and company culture, including how to hire, manage, develop, and retain great people.

    #61 – How to Improve Internal Operations and Grow Your Business, with Rex Frank

    #61 – How to Improve Internal Operations and Grow Your Business, with Rex Frank

    Rex Frank is the Founder and CEO of Sea Level Operations. Together with his team, Rex’s whole focus is on improving Clients’ internal operations, systems, and processes to increase efficiency and growth.
    In this episode Rex and David talk about operational excellence and how businesses have different maturity stages and they need to set up different processes in each maturity stage to help their business operate smoothly.

    • 40 min
    #60 – Sharpen Your Personal, Employer, and Business Brands with a Velvet Machete, with Amber Hurdle

    #60 – Sharpen Your Personal, Employer, and Business Brands with a Velvet Machete, with Amber Hurdle

    Amber Hurdle is a branding consultant who sharpens personal, employer, and business brands with her Velvet Machete. She has worked with international celebrities and Fortune 100 companies to think strategically about how their brand affects their strategy and bottom-line results.
    In this episode she shares many of the lessons she has learned and now teaches to her clients, including why company culture is essentially the family rules of how you do business, why anonymous feedback doesn’t work, and how you can improve and leverage your brand to accelerate your success.

    • 35 min
    #59 - Playing to Your Strengths as a Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur, with Heather Dominick

    #59 - Playing to Your Strengths as a Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur, with Heather Dominick

    Heather Dominick is the Owner of BusinessMiracles.com and a Leader of the Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur Movement. In her work she seeks to help highly sensitive entrepreneurs play to their strengths and adapt to the high level of input collected by their nervous system.
    In this episode she shares her story of learning how she is a highly sensitive person. She tells us what it means to be highly sensitive, how an equal number of men and women are highly sensitive, and what HSEs can do to play to their strengths.

    • 40 min
    #58 - My Email Got Hacked in January and Here’s How We Responded

    #58 - My Email Got Hacked in January and Here’s How We Responded

    Recently we were the victims of a hack. David's email was compromised and the culprit tried to get his direct deposit information changed. We do not believe any sensitive data was accessed because we take precautions to safeguard important information. However, it was still scary.
    In this episode we discuss what happened and how we responded. We were joined by our good friend Mike Estep, President of BECA, a best-in-class IT solutions provider located in Atlanta, Georgia, who helped explain the issue we encountered, told us stories of other hacks to make us feel better, and shared incredibly valuable tips on how to prevent future attacks.

    • 44 min
    #57 - Employee Engagement and What’s Truly Needed to Create Passion, with Jacqueline Throop-Robinson

    #57 - Employee Engagement and What’s Truly Needed to Create Passion, with Jacqueline Throop-Robinson

    Jacqueline Throop-Robinson is the founder of Spark Engagement, a global analytics company in Human Resources focusing on employee engagement. She is also the author of Fire Up Your Team: 50 Ways for Leaders to Connect, Collaborate and Create with Their Teams.
    In this episode Jacqueline and David discuss how the right support, right team, and right leadership can produce a passionate workforce, including generational differences and many examples of managers who were successful or unsuccessful at getting their team to buy into changes and be more engaged.

    • 39 min
    #56 - How and When to Use a Background Check when Hiring, with Lester Rosen of ESR Check

    #56 - How and When to Use a Background Check when Hiring, with Lester Rosen of ESR Check

    Lester Rosen is an Attorney and CEO of Employment Screening Resources (ESR), an employment screening firm located in Novato, California.
    Les is the a frequent public speaker nationwide and author of The Safe Hiring Manual - The Complete Guide to Employment Screening Background Checks for Employers, Recruiters, and Jobseekers, the first comprehensive book on employment screening.
    In this episode Les and David discuss the importance of using a background check when hiring, when to use a background check, why it's important to tell job candidates about the background check and ask them if anything will show up on their record, what kinds of entries on a background check would disqualify someone for a job, the legal difficulties in having marijuana products in the workplace, how easy it is to falsify education background, "you just can't assume that someone has a degree", and more.

    • 52 min

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Exciting and Varied Speakers

Manage 2 Win podcasts link you to unique experiences that have secured the success of a myriad of professionals. How intriguing to see management perspectives through the eyes of these brilliant speakers.

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Good stuff, really enjoying it

I’ve been listening on Spotify and I like this podcast. They have a unique range of business guests with some great perspectives on how to manage people and run a business. Good stuff

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An awesome variety and look behind the scenes of peoples' businesses. Loaded with content.

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