Tasty Tips and Business Treats from Harvey Mackay and more in our Holiday Buffet!

Tasty tips and business treats from a variety of our past guests One of the best parts of the holidays is the feasting! So this week we’re offering you the best business advice around in Part 1 of our annual Holiday Business Buffet. We'll be getting bite-sized advice from the likes of Harvey Mackay, Jeffrey Fox, Troy Hazard, and Office Max founder Michael Feuer. We'll chat out about risk, … [Read more...]

Life is Good with Bert Jacobs: September 24th, 2015

Life Is Good Co-Founder Bert Jacobs Life IS Good! So says Bert Jacobs, co-founder of the Life is Good company, and co-author of the book by the same name. In our chat with Bert we hear the story of how he and his brother John started their multi-million dollar company from the back of a van selling t-shirts. Bert also shares how they came up with the concept of Life is Good, and the character … [Read more...]

Risk Driven Business with Karan Girotra: July 24th, 2014

The Risk-Driven Business Model with Karan Girotra The world is moving faster than ever, and Karan Girotra says if we aren’t continuously reevaluating our business model in light of the changing times, we may find ourselves in big trouble.  The co-author of The Risk-Driven Business Model, Karan explains the difference between business model innovation and business strategy, why past successes … [Read more...]

Connecting the dots with Rebecca Costa: April 3rd, 2013

Thinking our way out of extinction: Solving world problems with sociobiologist Rebecca Costa Why can't we solve our problems anymore? Why do threats such as a global recession, the Gulf oil spill, terrorism, climate change and illegal immigration suddenly seem unstoppable? Are there limits to the kind of problems that humans can solve? Rebecca Costa confronts and offers a solution to these … [Read more...]

A Closer Look Radio – Direct response expert Rick Cesari “Buy Now!”: April 28th, 2011

Direct response expert Rick Cesari knows a thing or two about motivating people to “Call now!” and “Act today!” Rick is the man behind the marketing campaigns that put the Juiceman Juicer, the Sonicare Toothbrush, the George Foreman Grill, and OxiClean into the minds of millions of consumers.  With small budgets and savvy strategies, Rick creatively changed the playing field and forged a new … [Read more...]

A Closer Look Radio – CEO Jennifer Prosek Author of Army of Entrepreneurs: March 31st, 2011

Imagine the benefits to be gained from a pool of employees who act as if they own the business: greater motivation, increased productivity and a supercharged desire to succeed.  Jennifer Prosek has experienced firsthand the power of instilling an "owner's mindset" in every employee as she turned around a small PR business into a highly successful, international communications firm.  We'll learn … [Read more...]

A Closer Look Radio – David Siteman Garland Author of Smarter Faster Cheaper : March 24th, 2011

The times, they are a-changing in the world of marketing and business strategy.  David Siteman Garland, author of Smarter, Faster, Cheaper, shares a fresh and down-to-earth approach in dealing with engaging customers.  Sharing stories he has learned from Seth Godin, Gary Vaynerchuk and Patti Stanger, David discusses becoming a trusted resource, building your audience and community, helping others … [Read more...]

Robert B Tucker: Innovation is Everybody’s Business February 24th, 2011

Companies and organizations all over the world are shedding jobs in record numbers. BUT... they are desperately in need of people with the abilities and skills to think ahead of the curve, delight customers, motivate colleagues, slash costs and achieve unconventional results. Best-selling author Robert B. Tucker says innovation is everybody's business and we learn about the mindset, skillset … [Read more...]

Connecting the dots with Rebecca Costa: November 11, 2010

Rebecca Costa is a sociobiologist whose unique expertise is to spot and explain emerging trends in relationship to human evolution, global markets, and new technologies.  A thought-leader and provocative new voice in the mold of Jared Diamond, Thomas Friedman and Malcolm Gladwell, Costa is part biologist, psychologist and entrepreneur, whose insights result from examining the “big picture.” Her … [Read more...]