My Quest for the Best with Bill Ringle

My Quest for the Best with Bill Ringle
Business, thought, and community leaders share life and business insights and tips for success.
196: The Prosperous Leader – Interview with Jacob M Engel
Nov 26 • 24 min
Bill Ringle and Jacob M Engel discuss key skills and traits for the Prosperous Leader.
195: The Fabulous F Words of Business Ownership – Interview with Fabi Preslar
Nov 19 • 27 min
Bill Ringle and Fabi Preslar discuss several F-words that are germane to guiding, enlightening, and enriching the business owner’s journey.
194: Consulting Success – Featured Interview with Michael Zipursky
Nov 12 • 35 min
Bill Ringle and Michael Zipursky discuss the mindset and methods that lead to consulting success.
193: The Go-Giver – Featured Interview with Bob Burg
Nov 5 • 36 min
Bill Ringle and Bob Burg discuss what it means to be a Go-Giver Influencer.
199: 80/20 Sales and Marketing- Interview with Perry Marshall
Nov 3 • 43 min
Bill Ringle and Perry Marshall discuss the 80/20 principle and how companies can use it to better their business.
197: Highly Sensitive Entrepreneurs – Interview with Heather Dominick Kosmicki
Nov 3 • 30 min
Bill Ringle and Heather Dominick discuss the nuances of being a highly sensitive entrepreneur and how to use your abilities to thrive in business as other relationships.
192: Subscription Marketing – Featured Interview with Anne Janzer
Oct 29 • 36 min
Bill Ringle and Anne Janzer discuss subscription marketing strategies for nurturing customers in a world of churn.
191: Rising to Power – Featured Interview with Ron Carucci
Oct 22 • 37 min
Bill Ringle and Ron Carucci discuss how to recognize the dangers and reap the rewards of rising to power in a business.
190: The Membership Economy – Interview with Robbie Kellman Baxter
Oct 15 • 47 min
Robbie Kellman Baxter and Bill Ringle discuss how small business leaders can take advantage of the membership economy to find their superusers, master the forever transaction, and build recurring revenue.
189: Bottom Up – Interview with Rob Kall
Oct 1 • 27 min
Rob Kall talks with Bill Ringle about social media, customer engagement, and what it means to think from the Bottom Up.
188 – Shift Ahead – Interview with Allen Adamson
Sep 17 • 28 min
Allen Adamson talks with Bill Ringle about how small business owners can shift ahead and outsmart the problems that might limit, restrict, or confine the growth of your business.
187: How Women Rise – Interview with Sally Helgesen
Sep 4 • 37 min
Internationally Acclaimed Speaker, Leadership Consultant, and Bestselling Author Bill Ringle and Sally Helgesen discuss how women rise in business settings by finding their voice and engaging their power. Visit for complete show…
186: Rebel Talent – Featured Interview with Francesca Gino
Aug 20 • 24 min
Francesca Gino and Bill Ringle discuss Rebel Talent – what it is and how to cultivate it to achieve greater success in your small business.
185: Getting Grit – Interview with Caroline Miller, MAPP
Aug 13 • 32 min
Bill Ringle and Caroline Adams Miller discuss the different types of grit that business owners can adopt – good grit, faux grit, poor grit, and stupid grit. Getting the right grit makes all the difference!
184: Soul Health – Interview with Dr. Katherine T Kelly
Jul 30 • 36 min
Bill Ringle and Katherine T Kelly discuss the “Soul Health Model” of gaining insight and strength to apply in our business and personal life.
183: The Road to Excellence: Featured Interview with David Mattson
Jul 16 • 31 min
Bill Ringle and Dave Mattson discuss some of the crucial blind spots to building a successful business, as well as the 6 phases of the Excellence Process: Planning, Positions, People, Processes, Performetrics, Passion.
182: Total Health Mastery – Interview with Arnoux Goran
Jul 2 • 31 min
Bill Ringle and Arnoux Goran discuss the high costs of emotional baggage that we and our staff carry and the freedom and better performance that await once we release those burdens.
181: Guide to Winning Clients – Interview with David A. Fields
Jun 16 • 31 min
David Fields and Bill Ringle discuss proven methods to winning clients for consultants.
180: Cadence – Featured Interview with Pete Williams
Jun 4 • 35 min
Pete Williams talks with Bill Ringle about how to add repeatable, understandable 10% wins in your business growth based on Cadence: A Tale of Fast Business Growth.
179: Back in Control – Interview with Dr. David Hanscom
May 21 • 31 min
Bill Ringle and David Hanscom discuss the true underlying causes of workplace anxiety to get back in control
178: The Efficiency Paradox – Interview with Edward Tenner
May 7 • 26 min
Bill Ringle and Edward Tenner discuss the “Efficiency Paradox” and how it impacts business owners in practical ways.
177: Meltdown: Interview with Chris Clearfield
Apr 23 • 39 min
Bill Ringle and Chris Clearfield discuss the remarkable simplicity that can avert catastrophic business disasters, applicable of organizations of all sizes.
176: A Life Worth Living – Interview with Carla Feagan
Apr 9 • 29 min
Bill Ringle and Carla Feagan discuss going beyond your comfort zone to create a life worth living and a business worth leading.
175: Life’s One Law – Interview with Dr. Phillip Agrios
Mar 26 • 26 min
Dr. Phillip Agrios and Bill Ringle discuss a novel 6-step problem solving blueprint that guides business owners away from past troublesome decisions and tendencies and towards better closing rates, healthier management communications, and stronger…
174: 99 Wows of Creativity – Featured Interview with Randi Brill
Mar 12 • 44 min
Randi Brill and Bill Ringle discuss the practical aspects of creative design for small business owners.
173: How to Hire A Players: Featured Interview with Eric Herrenkohl
Feb 26 • 32 min
Eric Herrenkohl talks with Bill Ringle about how to hire A-Players for Small Business Leaders.
172: Social Media for Business – Featured Interview with Linda Coles
Feb 12 • 38 min
Linda Coles talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about the use of social media for business growth, emphasizing that when you connect with social media to remember that you’re connecting with other people who prefer authenticity and candor.
171: H3 Leadership – Featured Interview with Brad Lomenick
Jan 29 • 45 min
Brad Lomenick talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about H3 Leadership’s implications for small business leaders and their teams becoming more effective.
170: Overscheduled by Success – Featured Interview with Dr. Ron Stotts
Jan 15 • 35 min
Dr. Ron Stotts talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how very successful leaders recognize the Hero’s Journey and make internal adjustments to create outstanding external results.
169: The One Percent Edge – Interview with Susan Solovic
Jan 1 • 27 min
Susan Solovic and Bill Ringle scussed how business leaders can find and exploit the one percent edge to stay relevant to their markets and outpace the competition on My Quest for the Best.
168: The Map Will Appear When the Car is in Motion – Featured Interview with Clay Scroggins
Dec 18, 2017 • 38 min
Clay Scroggins talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about the principles and pitfalls of how to lead when you’re not in charge.
167: How Creativity Remakes the World – Featured Interview with Anthony Brandt
Dec 4, 2017 • 41 min
Anthony Brandt talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how creativity is an untapped wellspring of ideas to enrich your life and business.
166: The Everyday Joy of ‘I Get To’ – Featured Interview with Ted Larkins
Nov 20, 2017 • 32 min
Ted Larkins talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how to adopt a “get to” mindset and become more peaceful, productive, and satisfied in your everyday life.
165: Lessons Learned after hosting over 410 TEDx Talk Speakers – Featured Interview with Ajit George
Nov 6, 2017 • 34 min
Ajit Mathew George talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about his experience with running TEDx Wilmington and how the 410+ TEDx presentations have shaped and improved his life.
164: Discovering Your Signature Brand for Iconic Advantage with Soon Yu
Oct 23, 2017 • 32 min
Soon Yu talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about his new book, Iconic Advantage, and what it means to develop a signature brand.
163: Use Your Book as a Business Builder – Interview with Suzy Prudden
Oct 9, 2017 • 32 min
Suzy Prudden talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about Itty Bitty Books, entrepreneurship, and why you shouldn’t be afraid to just pick up the phone.
162: Scuba Tanks and Fierce Conversations – Featured Interview with Susan Scott
Sep 25, 2017 • 42 min
Susan Scott talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about fierce leadership and the benefits of learning how to have truly meaningful conversations.
161: Sell with Authority – Interview with Mike Saunders
Sep 11, 2017 • 32 min
Authority Positioning Coach Mike Saunders talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about marketing huddles, learning from failure, and the phenomenon of creating “Done for You” assets.
160: Thinking Right Side Up – Featured Interview with David Fields
Aug 28, 2017 • 36 min
David Fields talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how connecting with clients means recognizing that when it comes to consulting, it’s not about you.
159: Action is the Key to Success – Featured Interview with Rhett Power
Aug 14, 2017 • 33 min
Rhett Power, co-founder of Wild Creations, shares details and insights as an entrepreneur.
158: Overcoming Diversity Fatigue – Featured Interview with David Livermore
Jul 31, 2017 • 47 min
David Livermore talks with Bill Ringle about how awareness of values diversity drives business value. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: The importance of taking inventory of your company culture.
157: Striking Up Conversations with Strangers – Featured Interview with Melinda Blau
Jul 17, 2017 • 31 min
Listen to this interview to learn: The advantages of striking up conversations with strangers in business. How having consequential strangers in your life adds both variety to your perspective and dollars to your bottom line.
156: How to Be Listener Directed – Featured Interview with Jay Sullivan
Jul 3, 2017 • 28 min
Author and Managing Partner of Exec|Comm Jay Sullivan talks with Bill Ringle about listening, connection, what it means to be an effective communicator. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: What it means to have Executive Presence Ho
155: Get Yourself Published – Featured Interview with Adam Witty
Jun 19, 2017 • 36 min
Adam Witty talks with Bill Ringle about how to build your business through book publishing. Founder and CEO, Advantage Media Group Charleston, SC Listen to this interview to learn: The advantages you gain by being a published author.
154: Better Leaders Equal a Better World – Featured Interview with Courtney Lynch
Jun 5, 2017 • 37 min
New York Times Bestselling Author, Keynote Speaker, and Leadership Expert Courtney Lynch talks with Bill Ringle about how each of us can become better leaders and create a better world on My Quest for the Best.
153: Make the Most of Your Strengths – Featured Interview with Stefan Swanepoel
May 22, 2017 • 32 min
Stefan Swanpoel talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about embracing who you are and reveals some industry secrets about how to become a bestselling author.
152: Putting People First – Featured Interview with Jonathan Raymond
May 8, 2017 • 35 min
Jonathan Raymond, Owner of Refound Jonathan Raymond talks with Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about the culture of accountability, the proper way to give feedback, and developing an organization that puts people first.
151: Grab Your Customers’ Attention – Featured Interview with Adrian Ott
Apr 24, 2017 • 22 min
Adrian Ott talks to Bill Ringle about how to make customers happy, competition, and her book The 24-Hour Customer.
150: Walking the Halls – Featured Interview with Thomas Barta
Apr 10, 2017 • 25 min
Speaker, Writer, Consultant On this episode of My Quest for the Best, Thomas Barta talks with Bill Ringle about the difference between doing marketing and leading marketing, and the challenges faced by both CMOs and customer-facing employees alike.
149: Mastering New Media – Featured Interview with Barbara Henricks and Rusty Shelton
Mar 27, 2017 • 41 min
Barbara Henricks and Rusty Shelton talk with Bill Ringle about how traditional media and social media reinforce each other to build an audience for thought leaders and brands.