The MBI EDGE Podcast is a informative conversation designed for commercial builders and their partners in the Midwest. The MBI EDGE’s mission is to Educate, Develop, Grow and Enhance you and your company. We’re going to be discussing the Iowa legislative session, talking with industry personalities who have stories to share, grabbing safety tips and sometimes make it random with tidbits of information that we think you can only get through The MBI EDGE.
Master Builders of Iowa is the recognized leader of the construction industry in the state of Iowa. Founded in 1912, MBI is one of 89 chapters of the Associated General Contractors of America, the most influential and widely respected construction association in the country. MBI’s members perform the majority of the state’s commercial, industrial, and public works building projects. The association provides its members with a comprehensive array of education, safety, environmental, labor, legal, professional development, and legislative services.
The New Director of Industry Education
Introducing Dr. Tara Rinehart to the MBI family. Tara has recently joined MBI as our Director of Industry Education and is responsible for all things education programming. She’s a passionate learner, teacher and coach and we wanted to take this opportunity to let you all hear from her.
The Setting Impossible Goals
Dr. Ben Hardy, organizational psychologist and author, will be keynoting this year’s Masters Award luncheon speaking about his philosophy and book “10X is better than 2X”. Join us for this podcast and event in February as we discuss how world class entrepreneurs achieve more by doing less.
The Out of Country Excursion Location Revealed
Every three years, MBI members have the option to attend the out of country excursion with their MBI peers. In 2024, the group will be traveling to a sunny destination that is revealed in this podcast episode. Tune in to check it out!
The MB Eye on The Future Leader
When MB Eye On The Future graduates hear the name Ken Bradford, they immediately harken back to a time they spent with this charismatic coach and master mentor. After 20 years of teaching these graduates, many have gone on to lead companies, sit on the MBI Board and lead philanthropic efforts in their own communities. Take the time to listen to what that’s all meant to Ken, and what he has planned for his future.
The Analyzing Your Data To Increase Value
Bill Schmarzo returns for his 2nd podcast on The MBI Edge. Bill is known in the data world as the “Dean of Big Data” and wears many hats including professor, business coach and strategic thinker. Bill’s going to be headlining the Technology and Innovation Breakfast and also run a breakout session at the Annual Winter Conference. Catch a sneak peek here!
The PM Bootcamp
Jason Schroeder is a former Field Operations and Project Director who has worked for 23 years in about every position. He now champions and teaches Project Management through his immersive bootcamp and will be the lead instructor at the Annual Winter Conference in February.