Entrepreneur Cookie Johnson on Believing in Magic: October 13th, 2016

Cookie Johnson talks about Believing in Magic! It's 1991. Imagine you have been married for only 45 days, just found out your were pregnant, and your husband comes home and tells you he is HIV positive. That's what happened to Cookie Johnson. In our chat we discuss how she felt, if she really thought it was a death sentence for Magic, and how she worried that the world would shun them. Plus – … [Read more...]

Executive Coach Scott Eblin on being Overworked and Overwhelmed: May 26th, 2016

Strategies for dealing with being Overworked and Overwhelmed Executive Coach Scott Eblin guests Why does it feel like we are more overwhelmed and stressed than in the past? Scott Eblin says there are some major events that have caused us to become more stressed than ever before. Author of Overworked and Overwhelmed, Scott tells us why sucking it up and working harder won't solve the problem, … [Read more...]

Journalist and Media Expert Carmine Gallo: May 12th, 2016

Why some ideas catch on and others don't Carmine Gallo guests What makes some ideas stick and others fade away? Journalist and communications expert Carmine Gallo says it’s all about storytelling. Author of The Storyteller's Secret,  Carmine tells us how great communicators are made, not born, why he thinks Steve Jobs was the "whole package," and why Richard Branson has his team sit around a … [Read more...]

Finding your groove with Dr. Christine Carter: January 28th, 2016

Getting Your Groove Back with Happiness Expert Dr. Christine Carter Sometimes we feel stuck, unsatisfied, and just not in the groove, in our work or home life. Dr. Christine Carter, author of The Sweet Spot, says we may be working against ourselves! In our chat, we learn the importance of "recess," why daydreaming IS important, and how more is not, in most cases, better. Plus, how checking email … [Read more...]

Pastor, CEO, & Author Bishop T. D. Jakes: January 7th, 2016

Stepping into your Destiny with Pastor T. D. Jakes Do you believe you are living your destiny? If not, and you are looking for a place to start, this might just be the place. Author and pastor T.D. Jakes says he can help us determine our purpose by watching out for clues. Author of several dozen books, including the newly-released Destiny, T. D. explains how profits without purpose makes us … [Read more...]

Business Consultant Jeff Wolf: December 17th, 2015

Gen X and Millennials in the Workplace with Business Expert Jeff Wolf People don’t quit jobs… they quit managers. We talk with business consultant Jeff Wolf to find out what is needed by leadership in the workplace and find out that a large part of the problem is that the wrong people are getting put into leadership positions. The author of Seven Disciplines of a Leader, Jeff also remind us that … [Read more...]

Former Navy SEALS Jocko Willink and Leif Babin on Extreme Ownership: December 3rd, 2015

Former Team 3 Navy SEALS Jocko Willink & Leif Babin Extreme Ownership These are the guys they make movies about: Jocko Willink, Commander of SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser during the battle of Ramadi, and Leif Babin, platoon commander in SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser. (That was the unit that included American Sniper Chris Kyle.) And now these highly decorated SEALS have written … [Read more...]

Rainy Brain, Sunny Brain – Understanding Optimism with Psychologist Elaine Fox: August 20th, 2015

Understanding optimism and how to get more of it! Psychologist Elaine Fox guests Are you a half-full kind of a person? Do you typically look on the bright side, or turn towards the dark? Were you born that way? And if you had a cheerier outlook, would it affect your business and your health? This week we chat with Professor Elaine Fox, a psychologist and brain researcher in a program that … [Read more...]

A Closer Look Radio – Author Scott Schwertly “How to Be a Presentation God”: April 21st, 2011

Are your presentations BORING?!?! When you make a presentation, your job is to move people, and anything less is merely wasted time. Presentations matter. We use them to convince others to do more, think differently or invest in our ideas. Ethos3 founder Scott Schwertly knows the different between a great presentation and a great reason for an audience to take a nap. You don't have to … [Read more...]

A Closer Look Radio – Harvard MBA Jeffrey Fox talks about how to get to the top: March 10th, 2011

It's the little things that give us the biggest lessons. Harvard MBA, Business consultant and NY Times Bestselling author Jeffrey Fox knows that, so he put together a guidebook to help us understand those lessons in business and in life. For example, he explains why it's important to cut our meat in bite-sized pieces... why we should teach the girls to whistle... and why you can't unsour the milk. … [Read more...]