My Quest for the Best with Bill Ringle

My Quest for the Best with Bill Ringle

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The podcast for ambitious small business leaders.


269: Wayne Baker, explains the art of asking to advance your business and personal goals
Jul 27 • 40 min
Wayne Baker and Bill Ringle discuss the art of asking and overcoming the most common obstacles for small business leaders.
268: Karin Hurt, understanding the principle behind the practice unlocks your growth potential
Jul 20 • 31 min
Karin Hurt and Bill Ringle discuss applications of building courageous cultures where practical steps and insightful questions can be followed by small business leaders.
267: Todd Pressman, PhD, guiding top performers to release core fears to live with greater fulfillment
Jul 13 • 33 min
Todd Pressman and Bill Ringle discuss the 5 core fears at the base of anxieties and the relief that comes from releasing them for small business leaders.
266: Maki Moussavi, how to use your mindset to unlock your abilities and success
Jul 6 • 47 min
Maki Moussavi and Bill Ringle discuss how failure, loss, and control generate fear that prevents us from taking the actions that lead to our most desired business and life conditions for small business leaders.
265: David Dye, let’s build the skills to create the work environment we desire 265: David Dye, let’s build the skills to create the work environment we desire
Jun 29 • 43 min
David Dye and Bill Ringle discuss the strategies and tactics for designing a work culture for small business leaders.
263: Merrick Rosenberg on understanding personality types of your team to influence better outcomes
Jun 15 • 32 min
Merrick Rosenberg and Bill Ringle discuss making personality characteristics relatable, memorable, and useful day-to-day for small business leaders.
262: Scott Belsky, how to avoid and recover from the distractions that can derail your progress
Jun 8 • 35 min
Scott Belsky and Bill Ringle discuss the pitfalls to avoid and the practical tips for getting back on track for small business leaders.
270: Alex Goldfayn describes the simplicity of sales growth
Jun 4 • 30 min
Alex Goldfayn and Bill Ringle discuss the four pillars of effective sales and some of the key reasons that business development and sales people overcomplicate and add inefficiencies into the process, and what you can do about it to improve your sales…
261: Steve Herz, using authority, warmth, and energy to get exceptional results
Jun 1 • 39 min
Steve Herz and Bill Ringle discuss the importance of honest, constructive feedback to improve performance for small business leaders and their teams.
260: Mike Robbins on the power of authentic appreciation of team members 260: Mike Robbins on the power of authentic appreciation of team members
May 25 • 55 min
Mike Robbins and Bill Ringle discuss principles and examples of authentic appreciation, strong leadership, even when operating remotely, and the mindset qualities that allow and inspire high performance.
259: Lessons from the trenches in perseverance and reinvention from Matt Sweetwood
May 18 • 37 min
Matt Sweetwood and Bill Ringle discuss the qualities of purposeful perseverance and personal reinvention for small business leaders.
258: Ryan Gottfredson, How mindset dynamics unlock your performance and growth potential
May 11 • 28 min
Ryan Gottfredson and Bill Ringle discuss insights into success mindsets so you can be the best version of yourself and bring out the best version of your people for small business leaders.
257: Amanda Setili, Gaining the competitive advantage to dominate your markets
May 4 • 31 min
Amanda Setili and Bill Ringle discuss Fearless Growth: The New Rules to Stay Competitive, Foster Innovation, and Dominate Your Markets for small business leaders.
256: Megan McNealy, shares her story of rising up to systematically challenge serious health and career obstacles to come out stronger, wiser, healthier, and happier
Apr 27 • 31 min
Megan McNealy and Bill Ringle discuss concrete, unexpected and inspiring ways to leverage body, mind and spirit well-being to achieve personal and small business success- especially in challenging and even crisis-level environments.
255: Robbie Baxter, transforming business relationships into recurring revenue streams for mutual benefit
Apr 20 • 27 min
Robbie Kellman Baxter and Bill Ringle break down a case study of how to transform a business relationship into a membership model for small business leaders.
254: Atta Tarki, author of Evidence-Based Recruiting
Apr 13 • 37 min
Atta Tarki and Bill Ringle discuss evidence-based recruiting methods and practices for small business leaders.
253: Michael Huggins, author of Going Om: A CEO’s Self-Discovery Behind Bars
Apr 6 • 29 min
Michael Huggins and Bill Ringle discuss Going Om: A CEO’s Self-Discovery Behind Bars for small business leaders.
252: Harvey Mackay, author of You Haven’t Hit Your Peak Yet!
Mar 30 • 47 min
Harvey Mackay and Bill Ringle discuss “You Haven’t Hit Your Peak Yet!” Harvey’s perspectives and advice for small business leaders.
251: David Benjamin, deconstructs complex problem solving
Mar 23 • 32 min
David Benjamin and Bill Ringle discuss the ideas and applications of the Cracking Complexity method for solving complex problem solving for small business leaders.
250: Stu Heinecke, author of Get the Meeting!: An Illustrative Contact Marketing Playbook
Mar 16 • 40 min
Stu Heinecke and Bill Ringle discuss ideas and examples from “Get the Meeting!” for small business leaders. The American Marketing Association has called Stu Heinecke the “Father of Contact Marketing,” Stu is also the founder of Cartoonists.org, a group…
249: Amanda Setili explains how to take advantage of marketplace opportunities
Mar 9 • 31 min
Amanda Setili and Bill Ringle discuss the Agility Advantage for small business leaders on My Quest for the Best.
248: David Komlos, author of CRACKING COMPLEXITY: The Breakthrough Formula for Solving Just About Anything Fast
Mar 2 • 44 min
David Komlos and Bill Ringle discuss “CRACKING COMPLEXITY: The Breakthrough Formula for Solving Just About Anything Fast” for small business leaders.
247: Marcela Magda Popa, what an MD found investigating ‘inactive’ ingredients in household soaps, salad dressings, and medications
Feb 24 • 45 min
Marcela Magda Popa and Bill Ringle discuss the principles behind the supposedly inactive and inert ingredients that can interfere with your health and well-being for small business leaders to make more informed choices for yourself, your staff, and your…
246: Donna Marks, deconstructs addictions and their negative consequences
Feb 17 • 21 min
Dr. Donna Marks, author of Exit the Maze: One Addiction, One Cause, One Cure
245: Micah Solomon, How Customer Service REALLY is the New Marketing
Feb 10 • 32 min
Micah Solomon and Bill Ringle discuss how to mine the valuable insights your customers share without letting them hurt you or your people for small business leaders.
244: Julie Winkle Giulioni discusses career conversations organizations need and employees want
Feb 3 • 36 min
Julie Winkle Giulioni and Bill Ringle discuss principles of having developmental conversations with key managers and upcoming leaders in small and mid-sized businesses.
243: Janet McKee, author of Stressless Success
Jan 27 • 34 min
Janet McKee and Bill Ringle discuss surprising insights relating to accomplishing more of your business and personal without more stress for ambitious small business leaders.
242: Tamsin Astor, understanding the power of habit to align and optimize your decision making
Jan 20 • 34 min
Tamsin Astor and Bill Ringle discuss the power of habits for small business leaders on My Quest for the Best.
241: Rita Wilkins discusses the practices and pitfalls of downsizing your life to gain more time, money, and freedom
Jan 13 • 21 min
Rita Wilkins and Bill Ringle discuss the principles and applications of downsizing for small business leaders.
240: Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic teaches us how to coax stories from data to present and persuade.
Dec 30, 2019 • 43 min
Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic and Bill Ringle discuss the importance of storytelling with data for small business leaders.
239: Sai Huda, author of Next Level Cybersecurity: Detect the Signals, Stop the Hack
Dec 23, 2019 • 32 min
Sai Huda and Bill Ringle discuss cyber-security systems and principles for small business owners.
238: Teach your managers to ask questions that lead to better morale and better outcomes with Cheri Torres
Dec 9, 2019 • 44 min
Cheri Torres and Bill Ringle discuss Conversations Worth Having: Using Appreciative Inquiry to Fuel Productive and Meaningful Engagement for small business leaders.
237: Jackie Stavros, co-author of Conversations Worth Having, discusses the application of Appreciative Inquiry
Dec 9, 2019 • 27 min
Jackie Stavros and Bill Ringle discuss using Appreciative Inquiry for leading small business teams and for discovering valuable strengths and solutions.
235: John Kotter, Accelerate!
Nov 25, 2019 • 37 min
John Kotter and Bill Ringle discuss the details of Acclerate! and how small business leaders can take advantage of its principles and practices.
234: Sylvia Melena, Supportive Accountability
Nov 18, 2019 • 30 min
Sylvia Melena and Bill Ringle discuss the specific applications of the Supportive Accountability (tm) Framework for small business leaders.
236: Dr. Paul White discusses the causes of and cures for a toxic workplace.
Nov 17, 2019 • 30 min
Paul White and Bill Ringle discuss the causes of and cures for a toxic workplace for businesses of all sizes.
233: Jim Harter, author of It’s the Manager, discusses valuable research-based insights for small business leaders.
Nov 11, 2019 • 39 min
Jim Harter and Bill Ringle discuss the valuable, time-saving research available to small business leaders who are open to learning and improving from Jim’s book, It’s the Manager.
232: Jon Gordon, author of The Power of Positive Leadership
Nov 4, 2019 • 32 min
Jon Gordon and Bill Ringle discuss the Power of Positive Leadership on My Quest for the Best
231: Become Fluent in the 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace with Dr. Paul White
Oct 28, 2019 • 39 min
Paul White and Bill Ringle discuss The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace: for small business leaders.
230: Lee Cockerell, author of Creating Magic
Oct 21, 2019 • 41 min
Lee Cockerell and Bill Ringle discuss Creating Magic: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a LIfe at Disney for small business leaders.
229: Michal Stawicki, author of Driven by Purpose
Oct 14, 2019 • 29 min
Michal Stawicki and Bill Ringle discuss the underlying principles and outward benefits of being purpose-driven.
228: John Brandt, author of Nincompoopery: Why Your Customers Hate You and How to Fix It
Oct 7, 2019 • 40 min
John Brandt and Bill Ringle discuss Nincompoopery from the perspective of how small business leaders can put its insights, common sense, and best practices to use immediately.
227: Relationships drive the economy in small business with John DiJulius
Sep 30, 2019 • 45 min
John DiJulius and Bill Ringle discuss the opportunities and risks of the Relationship Economy for small business leaders.
226: Steve Cochran, author of Outsizing: Strategies to Grow Your Business, Profits, and Potential
Sep 23, 2019 • 33 min
Steve Cochran and Bill Ringle discuss the strategies to grow your business, profits, and potential.
225: John Lee Dumas, author of The Freedom Journal
Sep 16, 2019 • 17 min
John Lee Dumas and Bill Ringle discuss the rise of Entrepreneurs on Fire, the importance of gratitude, connecting with your audience, and staying focused on your most important goals.
224: Operating with Higher Levels of Integrity, interview with Katie Hendricks, PhD
Sep 9, 2019 • 30 min
Katie Hendricks and Bill Ringle discuss nuances of integrity for small business leaders and their teams.
223: Adopt a Modern Seller Paradigm to Excel, an interview with Amy Franko
Aug 26, 2019 • 40 min
Amy Franko and Bill Ringle discuss the ideas of the five modern selling skill sets that help small business leaders and others responsible for top-line growth rise above the competition.
222: Ryder Carroll, author of The Bullet Journal Method
Aug 19, 2019 • 33 min
Ryder Carroll and Bill Ringle discuss the Bullet Journal Method, a tool used by millions of small business leaders and other professionals worldwide.
221: John Rossman, author of Think Like Amazon
Aug 19, 2019 • 32 min
John Rossman and Bill Ringle discuss how to apply the ideas from Think Like Amazon for small business leaders.
220: Gay Hendricks, author of The Big Leap
Jul 22, 2019 • 40 min
Gay Hendricks and Bill Ringle discuss making the big leap into your zone of genius for small business leaders.
219: Allan Dib, author of The 1-Page Marketing Plan
Jul 15, 2019 • 37 min
Allan Dib and Bill Ringle discuss insights and applications of The 1-Page Marketing Plan for small business leaders.
218: What Empaths Need to Do to Survive in Small Business, an interview with Dr. Judith Orloff
Jul 8, 2019 • 38 min
Judith Orloff and Bill Ringle discuss life strategies and coping tactics for empaths, sensitive people who feel other people’s feelings as their own.
217: Cameron Mitchell, author of YES IS THE ANSWER. WHAT IS THE QUESTION
Jul 1, 2019 • 30 min
Cameron Mitchell and Bill Ringle discuss YES IS THE ANSWER. WHAT IS THE QUESTION: How Faith In People and a Culture Of Hospitality Built A Modern American Restaurant Company. View our show notes for highlights and links to resources mentioned during the…
216: Develop Your Emotional Fitness as a Leader: Interview with Susan Packard
Jun 24, 2019 • 41 min
Susan Packard and Bill Ringle discuss how to grow your emotional fitness in work, leadership. and life.
215: How an Emotional Detox Improves Your Leadership -Interview with Sherianna Boyle
Jun 17, 2019 • 31 min
Sherianna Boyle and Bill Ringle discuss the 7 steps to release toxicity and energize joy for small business leaders and their people. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews with…
214: Apply Recovery Strategies in Your Leadership – interview with Christie Aschwanden
Jun 10, 2019 • 37 min
Christie Aschwanden and Bill Ringle discuss what the athlete in all of us can learn from the strange science of recovery. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews with experts to…
213: Asking Better Questions Improves Business: an interview with Warren Berger
Jun 3, 2019 • 39 min
Warren Berger and Bill Ringle discuss the power of asking proper questions and how these powerful questions will help you decide, create, connect, and lead better. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over…
211: Why Winning is Not a Strategy: an interview with Zac Logsdon
May 13, 2019 • 39 min
Zac Logsdon and Bill Ringle discuss methods and advice that are applicable to not only sports but any industry looking to increase traffic at their events and venues. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as…
210: Real Estate On Your Terms: Create Continuous Cash Flow Now, Without Using Your Cash Or Credit – Interview with Chris Prefontaine
Apr 15, 2019 • 23 min
Chris Prefontaine and Bill Ringle discuss options business owners have to invest in real estate without using cash or credit to create win-win-win outcomes. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200…
209: How To Coach Yourself And Others To Get Business Results – Interview with Elizabeth Dickinson
Apr 8, 2019 • 34 min
Elizabeth and Bill Ringle discuss how to coach yourself and others to get business results. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews with experts to inspire and influence you on your…
208: The Flow State – Interview with Dashama
Mar 25, 2019 • 43 min
Dashama and Bill Ringle discuss how she was able to create a global following by making well-crafted videos to build a worldwide community. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews…
207: Charming Cheaters – Interview with Nicole Kelly, M.D
Mar 11, 2019 • 28 min
Nicole Kelly M.D. and Bill Ringle discuss how common and dangerous it is to work with sociopaths, and yet how seldom we think it could happen to one of us. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200…
206: Data Visualization Made Simple – Interview with Dr. Kristen Sosulski
Mar 4, 2019 • 36 min
Dr. Kristen Sosulski and Bill Ringle discuss data visualization: what it is and how small business leaders can use it. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews with experts to inspire…
205: Workplace Poker – Featured Interview with Dan Rust
Feb 25, 2019 • 50 min
Dan Rust and Bill Ringle discuss the game beneath the game – understanding the culture and maximizing your chances for success – known as workplace poker. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200…
204: Generating Business Referrals Without Asking – Interview with Stacey Brown Randall
Feb 18, 2019 • 36 min
Stacey Brown Randall and Bill Ringle discuss how to solve the paradox of generating business referrals without asking. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as over 200 other interviews with experts to inspire…
203: Dan Pink, the scientific secrets of perfect timing
Feb 11, 2019 • 34 min
Dan Pink and Bill Ringle discuss how you can organize your day to be the most productive and efficient. When it comes to success, the important question to ask is when. Visit https://MyQuestForTheBest.com for complete show notes on this episode as well as…
202: 80/20 Sales and Marketing – Featured Interview with Perry Marshall
Feb 4, 2019 • 43 min
Bill Ringle and Perry Marshall discuss the Pareto Principle and how businesses can use it to fill in the gaps.
201: Unleashing Your Superpower – Featured Interview with Jeff Tippett
Jan 28, 2019 • 32 min
Bill Ringle and Jeff Tippett discuss using influence as a superpower in small business leadership.
200: Hyperfocus – Featured Interview with Chris Bailey
Jan 21, 2019 • 37 min
Chris Bailey and Bill Ringle discuss how hyperfocus can help you stay on track, grow your business faster, and get more done in a shorter workday.
199: Highly Sensitive Entrepreneurs – Featured Interview with Heather Dominick
Jan 14, 2019 • 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.
198: Creating Your Best Life – Featured Interview with Caroline Miller, MAPP
Jan 7, 2019 • 46 min
Caroline Adams Miller and Bill Ringle discuss how to use research-backed psychology principles to set and achieve meaningful and worthwhile goals in business and in life.
197: Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. Featured Interview with Greg McKeown
Dec 31, 2018 • 40 min
Bill Ringle and Greg McKeown discuss the philosophy and practice of essentialism as it applies to leadership and life outside the office.
196: The Prosperous Leader – Interview with Jacob M Engel
Dec 17, 2018 • 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
Dec 3, 2018 • 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 26, 2018 • 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 12, 2018 • 35 min
Bill Ringle and Bob Burg discuss what it means to be a Go-Giver Influencer.
192: Subscription Marketing – Featured Interview with Anne Janzer
Oct 29, 2018 • 36 min
Anne Janzer and Bill Ringle discuss subscription marketing strategies for nurturing customers in a world of churn.
191: Rising to Power – Featured Interview with Ron Carucci
Oct 22, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 37 min
Sally Helgesen and Bill Ringle discuss how women rise in business settings by finding their voice and engaging their power.
186: Rebel Talent – Featured Interview with Francesca Gino
Aug 20, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 31 min
David Fields and Bill Ringle discuss proven methods to winning clients for consultants.
180: Cadence – Featured Interview with Pete Williams
Jun 4, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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, 2018 • 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.
148: Defining Data Breaches – Interview with Fred Wilf
Mar 13, 2017 • 38 min
Dorriah Rogers talks with Bill Ringle about the principles and benefits described in Decide to Profit. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: The impact a mentor had on Rogers’ life and career,
147: Team Well and Prosper – Featured Interview with Dr. Janice Presser
Feb 27, 2017 • 41 min
Behavioral Scientist and CEO of The Gabriel Institute Dr. Janice Presser talks with Bill Ringle about Teamability®, and reveals some essential tips and tricks for team success on My Quest for the Best. Key points that you’ll learn from this intervi
146: Building the Mobile Future – Featured Interview with Chuck Martin
Feb 13, 2017 • 27 min
Listen to this interview to learn: How business is being transformed by mobile technology and access. Why a mobile app is not a strategy! What companies like Best Buy, Macy’s, and Apple are doing to engage with the mobile customer.
145: Following Small Business Trends – Featured Interview with Anita Campbell
Jan 30, 2017 • 24 min
Listen to this interview to learn: How she made the successful transition from the corporate world to being a successful entrepreneur. What other entrepreneurs want from learning materials and networking. Four trends that are driven by different force.
144: 9 Steps to a Better Bottom Line – Featured Interview with Dorriah Rogers
Jan 16, 2017 • 32 min
Dorriah Rogers talks with Bill Ringle about the principles and benefits described in Decide to Profit. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: The impact a mentor had on Rogers’ life and career,
143: Push Yourself to Say Yes – Featured Interview with Mark Beckner
Jan 2, 2017 • 40 min
Mark Beckner talks with Bill Ringle about the vast opportunities available for freelancers who code when they prioritize and demand more from themselves.
142: Focus on WOM – Featured Interview with Joe Calloway
Dec 19, 2016 • 48 min
Joe Calloway, author of Magnetic, talks with Bill Ringle about being intentional about attracting new business and satisfying your existing customers. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: -
141: Tell Better Stories – Featured Interview with Mark Satterfield
Nov 21, 2016 • 31 min
Mark Satterfield talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how telling better stories will give you a competitive edge in the marketplace.
140: The Magic Number – Featured Interview with Chris Zane
Nov 7, 2016 • 28 min
Chris Zane talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about company culture, the magic number, and bicycles.
139: SNAP Selling – Featured Interview with Jill Konrath
Oct 24, 2016 • 29 min
Listen to this interview to learn: That successful sales work is a learnable skill set, not an innate trait. Practical steps to set up meetings with key decision makers. How proper sales training led to a morale boost in a client company.
138: The Most Significant Trait of a Company Culture – Featured Interview with Randy Pennington
Oct 10, 2016 • 38 min
Randy Pennington talks with Bill Ringle about how to make company culture work to increase productivity and morale. Key points that you’ll learn from this interview: The importance of company culture in attracting talent.
137: Purpose More, Transform Less – Featured Interview with Julie Williamson
Sep 26, 2016 • 36 min
Julie Williamson talks with Bill Ringle about overcoming the obstacles to growth so you can create a company that matters to its employees, customers, and the larger community.
136: Millennials, Relationships, and Company Culture – Featured Interview with Dan Negroni
Sep 12, 2016 • 33 min
Dan Negroni talks with Bill Ringle about unlocking the potential of millennials in the workplace by creating better quality relationships and company culture.
135: Try and Buy – Featured Interview with Linda J. Popky
Aug 29, 2016 • 36 min
Linda Popky talks with Bill Ringle about marketing above the noise as a way of achieving a strategic advantage for leaders of growth-oriented companies. Listen to this interview to learn: Why reputation matters.
134: Organizations Don’t Change, People Do – Featured Interview with Peter Sheahan
Aug 15, 2016 • 49 min
Peter Sheahan talks with Bill Ringle about what it takes for an organization to MATTER in an age where commoditization and infoglut threaten public, private, and not-for-profit organizations, so you can move beyond the competition.
133: Make Learning Sweet – Featured Interview with Erika Andersen
Aug 1, 2016 • 30 min
Erika Andersen talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about leadership, strategic planning, and why it’s never ok to tell other people to do the things that you, yourself, are not doing.
132: What Does Success Teach Us? Nothing – Featured Interview with Steven Snyder
Jul 18, 2016 • 30 min
Listen to this interview to learn: How consulting offers a post-graduate education in business. Details about the what leaders find in common while advancing their business goals: change, tension points, and feeling off-balance at times.
131: Hello, My Name is Scott – Featured Interview with Scott Ginsberg
Jul 4, 2016 • 23 min
Scott Ginsberg talks with Bill Ringle about approachability, embracing failure, and the advantages of “Try-Listen-Leverage” as a business tactic.
130: The Ridiculously High Cost of Not Listening – Featured Interview with Chuck Wall
Jun 20, 2016 • 38 min
Founder of Customer CEO Chuck Wall talks to Bill Ringle about brand recognition and the ridiculously high cost of not listening to your customer.
129: Understanding the Q-Loop – Featured Interview with Brian Klapper
Jun 6, 2016 • 23 min
Internationally recognized expert in operational and cultural transformation, Brian Klapper talks to Bill Ringle about how to implement effective organizational change.
128: What’s Your Big Idea? – Featured Interview with Mark Levy
May 23, 2016 • 38 min
Magic Illusion Designer Mark Levy talks to Bill Ringle about marketing, Jerry Garcia, and how to get narrower in order to perform bigger.
127: Kill the Elevator Speech – Interview with Felicia Slattery
May 9, 2016 • 40 min
Felicia Slattery talks with Bill Ringle about how to kill the elevator speech and make authentic connections.
126: Become a Presentologist – Featured Interview with Mark Sanborn
May 5, 2016 • 16 min
Mark Sanborn talks to Bill Ringle about how becoming a more effective leader means focusing less on the future, and more on the present.
125: Never Let Them See You Sweat – Featured Interview with Gerald Chertavian
Apr 25, 2016 • 33 min
Gerarld Chertavian talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about talent, opportunity, and turning your passion into your career.
124: Designing Innovative Ecosystems – Featured Interview with Victor Hwang
Apr 11, 2016 • 39 min
Victor Hwang talks to Bill Ringle about Silicon Valley, breakthrough technologies, and the nature of the innovative ecosystem.
123: Staying on the Bleeding Edge – Featured Interview with Mitch Joel
Mar 28, 2016 • 21 min
Social Media Expert Mitch Joel talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about brand recognition, Walmart, and the biggest changes in the industry since the 1990s.
122: Great Work vs. Good Work – Featured Interview with Michael Bungay Stanier
Mar 14, 2016 • 29 min
Michael Bungay Stanier talks with Bill Ringle about practical ways to do more great work instead of only good work.
121: Clear Your Focus – Featured Interview with Russell Bishop
Feb 29, 2016 • 27 min
Bestselling Author Russell Bishop talks to Bill Ringle about how selective focus allows you to stay on track and be productive.
120: How Good Managers Become Great Leaders – Featured Interview with Mike Figliuolo
Feb 15, 2016 • 33 min
In this interview, Mike Figliuolo discusses the components help good managers become great leaders, and why the focus of leaders should always be on the people they’re leading.
119: Burning Your Ships – Featured Interview with Andrea Waltz and Richard Fenton
Feb 1, 2016 • 24 min
Courage Crafters co-founders Andrea Waltz and Richard Fenton talk to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about learning to love the word “no.”
118: What Do You Really Want? – Featured Interview with Michael Bungay Stanier
Jan 18, 2016 • 42 min
Michael Bungay Stanier, author of The Coaching Habit, talks with Bill Ringle about how to strengthen your management effectiveness by giving less advice.
117: Ubertrending – Featured Interview with Michael Tchong
Jan 4, 2016 • 27 min
Michael Tchong talks with Bill Ringle about Ubertrends and how they are shaping our business opportunities and personal lives.
116: Turning the Coin Over – Featured Interview with Doug Conant
Dec 21, 2015 • 42 min
Former CEO of Campbell Soup Co. Doug Conant talks to Bill Ringle about personal leadership and taking charge of the things you can actually control.
115: Share Your Code to Become a Better Leader – Featured Interview with Mette Norgaard
Dec 7, 2015 • 31 min
Mette Norgaard talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how you communicate with your team will make or break you as a leader.
Set Your Standards Higher – Featured Interview with JJ Ramberg
Nov 23, 2015 • 27 min
MSNBC’s “Your Business” show host JJ Ramberg talks to Bill Ringle about hiring better and developing a team with world class standards.
114: Building Great Relationships – Featured Interview with Elaine Pofeldt
Nov 9, 2015 • 32 min
Listen to this interview to learn: Keys to building great relationships with clients How the criteria you use for evaluating opportunities changes as you change your business vision
113: The Perpetual Wealth System – Interview with John Jamieson
Oct 26, 2015 • 34 min
An insider’s view of how to make money like your bank does. How you can make monthly payments to yourself to earn tax-free income Why it is better to buy a car than to fund your 401K when you follow the right system.
112: Silent Language of Leaders – Interview with Carol Goman
Oct 12, 2015 • 32 min
The two channels of non-verbal communication that we want leaders to use Gender differences and how they impact non-verbal leadership signals Cultural views of time and tips on how to be respectful when traveling abroad.
111: The Oracle Question – Featured Interview with Dave Logan
Sep 28, 2015 • 27 min
In this interview, Dave Logan talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about the role of management in business.
110: Digital Convergence Marketing – Interview with Fred Catona
Sep 14, 2015 • 35 min
Fred Catona is the Founder and Chief Marketing Strategist for Bulldozer Digital, a full-service advertising and marketing company that specializes in Digital Convergence Marketing. Fred has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Philadelphia…
109: Selling Against the Goal – Featured Interview with Kendra Lee
Aug 31, 2015 • 37 min
Kendra Lee, owner-president of KLA Group, is a prospecting prodigy and virtual sales magnet who advises and trains mid-market companies to generate leads, prospect and sell to mid-market companies in innovative ways that breakthrough common sales and…
108: Guerilla Selling – Featured Interview with Orvel Ray Wilson
Aug 17, 2015 • 28 min
Listen to this interview to learn the business growth leverage opportunity in upgrading the skills of your team.
107: The Power of Unpopular – Interview with Erika Napoletano
Jul 26, 2015 • 18 min
Erika Napoletano has been hailed by Forbes as a “spinless spin doctor” for her perspectives on business, marketing, and branding.
106: The Leaders Climb – Interview with Paul Heagen
Jul 20, 2015 • 26 min
Paul Heagen, President and Founder of Defining Moments Consulting, is an executive coach who guides executives through crucial events and phases of their business and personal lives.
105: The Hidden Agenda – Interview with Kevin Allen
Jun 22, 2015 • 21 min
Kevin Allen talks with Bill Ringle about using the Hidden Agenda to your advantage.
104: Leadership from the Inside Out – Interview with Kevin Cashman
Jun 6, 2015 • 25 min
Kevin Cashman and Bill Ringle discuss what it takes to transform the volatility, unpredictability, complex, and ambiguous elements to those of vision, understanding, clarity, and agility.
103: 18 Minutes – Interview with Peter Bregman
May 25, 2015 • 19 min
Peter Bregman is the CEO of Bregman Partners, Inc., a global management consulting firm that advises CEOs and their leadership teams. He speaks, writes, and consults about how to lead and how to live.
102: So Good They Can’t Ignore You – Featured Interview with Cal Newport
May 11, 2015 • 28 min
Cal Newport is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University. He previously earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT in 2009, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College in 2004.
101: Change Friendly Leadership – Interview with Rodger Dean Duncan
Apr 27, 2015 • 32 min
After an early career as an award-winning journalist and university professor, Dr. Rodger Dean Duncan founded Duncan Worldwide in 1972 to serve the needs of organizations seeking to boost performance.
100: A Slice of the Pie – Featured Interview with Nick Sarillo
Apr 13, 2015 • 25 min
Nick Sarillo and Bill Ringle discuss what exceptional factors drive higher profits and lower turnover in a traditionally slim margin and low commitment business that you can model in your business.
99: How Excellent Companies Avoid Dumb Things – Interview with Neil Smith
Mar 30, 2015 • 22 min
Neil is the co-author of the book How Excellent Companies Avoid Dumb Things, which illustrates eight key barriers that are holding back even the world’s best organizations and twelve principles that are important in any process for change.
98: The Entrepreneur Equation – Featured Interview with Carol Roth
Mar 16, 2015 • 32 min
Carol Roth talks with Bill Ringle about tough love for entrepreneurs.
97: Predictable Success – Featured Interview with Les McKeown
Mar 2, 2015 • 34 min
Les McKeown is the President & CEO of Predictable Success. In this role, he advises CEOs and senior leaders of organizations on how to achieve scalable, sustainable growth and speaks to Fortune 500 companies about his breakthrough strategies.
96: Take the Stairs – Featured Interview with Rory Vaden
Feb 16, 2015 • 30 min
I realized self-discipline was the key and with the most disciplined people the world, it’s not that they like discipline more than the rest of us. In other words, their brain processes their choices that are presented to them through a different set of…
95: For Better or for Work – Featured Interview with Meg Hirshberg
Feb 2, 2015 • 21 min
Meg Hirshberg is a contributing editor for Inc. magazine whose regular column, “Balancing Acts”, examines the impacts of business on families.
94: Take the Cold Out of Cold Calling – Featured Interview with Sam Richter
Jan 19, 2015 • 27 min
Sam Richter is an internationally recognized expert on sales, marketing, and reputation management. His award-winning experience includes building innovative technology, sales, and marketing programs for start-up companies and some of the world’s most…
93: High Probability Selling – Featured Interview with Jacques Werth
Jan 5, 2015 • 35 min
Jacques Werth talks with Bill Ringle about a practical philosophy and set of techniques to succeed in sales and in life.
92: Why the Future of Business is Sharing: Featured Interview with Lisa Gansky
Dec 22, 2014 • 42 min
Lisa Gansky talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about how capital flows into startup, entrepreneurship, and the early days of the internet.
91: Disciplined Dreaming – Featured Interview with Josh Linkner
Dec 8, 2014 • 21 min
“What we need more than ever aren’t people who can just do what they’re told and follow the rules and cut costs, we need people that can think on their feet and who can innovate new products and services, and reimagine the way they do work. The people…
90: Best Practices Are Stupid – Featured Interview with Stephen Shapiro
Nov 24, 2014 • 17 min
Stephen Shapiro talks with Bill Ringle about building an innovative practice to serve large companies with big ideas.
89: “Will Your Passion Endure?” – Featured Interview with Barbara Corcoran
Nov 10, 2014 • 20 min
On this episode of My Quest for the Best, Barbara Corcoran talks to Bill Ringle about the hallmarks of a successful entrepreneur, what she does to stay productive and successful, and about her book Shark Tales.
88: Wired for Care – Featured Interview with Dev Patnaik
Oct 13, 2014 • 29 min
Dev Patnaik is the CEO and Managing Associate of Jump Associates, a hybrid strategy firm that’s built to tackle the kinds of persistent, highly ambiguous questions that keep great leaders up at night.
87: Cross Cultural Selling – Featured Interview with Michael Soon Lee
Sep 29, 2014 • 41 min
Michael Soon Lee is the President of EthnoConnect™, a company that provides seminars, training, consulting, and coaching on how to sell more products and services to the multicultural market in America.
86: Nanovation – Featured Interview with Jackie Freiberg
Sep 15, 2014 • 28 min
For more than 20 years, Dr. Jackie Freiberg has been helping people build great leadership brands and helping companies become best places to work — places where the best people can do their best work.
85: Get Along – Interview with Arnold Sanow
Sep 1, 2014 • 24 min
Arnold Sanow is a Certified Speaking Professional who focuses on working with companies and organizations to build stronger customer and workplace relationships by improving oral, interpersonal and organizational communication.
84: Simpler Living – Featured Interview with Jeff Davidson
Aug 18, 2014 • 42 min
Jeff Davidson, “The Work-Life Balance Expert®,” is the Founder of Breathing Space Institute and a preeminent authority on time management who believes that career professionals today in all industries have a responsibility to achieve their own sense of…
83: Innovation, Courage, Connection – Interview with Jason Howell
Aug 4, 2014 • 23 min
Jason Howell is the founder of the Jason Howell Company, a consulting firm that teaches people how to create a legacy of success for themselves and others.
82: The Simple Elegance of Shibumi: Featured Interview with Matthew May
Jul 21, 2014 • 28 min
Matthew May talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about creative marketing and the importance of embracing Shibumi in your business.
81: Creativity is for Everyone – Featured Interview with Lisa Bodell
Jul 7, 2014 • 22 min
Lisa Bodell talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about creativity, positive thinking, and spring cleaning.
80: Systems that Succeed – Featured Interview with Tom Searcy
Jun 23, 2014 • 24 min
Tom Searcy talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about systems that succeed and how to create explosive growth.
79: Cultivating Radiance – Featured Interview with Tamara Gerlach
Jun 9, 2014 • 22 min
Tamara Gerlach talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about networking, persistence, and what it means to cultivate radiance.
78: Maintaining Networks of Knowledge – Featured Interview with Brian Reich
May 26, 2014 • 27 min
Brian Reich talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about information strategy, solving big problems, and the mistakes marketers and politicians are making on a regular basis.
77: Ditch the Pitch – Featured Interview with Steve Yastrow
May 12, 2014 • 29 min
Steve Yastrow talks with Bill Ringle about the underlying structure of an effective buying conversation that is part preparation and part improvisation.
76: The Shifting Marketplace – Featured Interview with Scott Klososky
Apr 28, 2014 • 32 min
Scott Koslosky talks to Bill Ringle on My Quest for the Best about changing marketplace technology and how to know when you’re ready to expand your business.
75: Total Body – Interview with Joan Pagano
Apr 14, 2014 • 27 min
Joan Pagano is the author of best-selling fitness books, an informational speaker on health and fitness topics, and the owner of Joan Pagano Fitness in New York City.
74: Idea Haus – Interview with Kevin Popovic
Mar 31, 2014 • 26 min
Kevin Popović founded Ideahaus in 1990 to help clients figure out what to say and how to say it to their target markets while building truly remarkable brands.
73: Linked Strategies – Featured Interview with Nate Kievman
Mar 27, 2014 • 31 min
“My hope is that LinkedIn will embrace the midsize and small businesses more effectively.”
72: S-O-S Principle – Interview with Beverly Beuermann-King
Mar 17, 2014 • 16 min
Beverly Beuermann-King’s passion is to help individuals and teams find the right strategies to effectively deal with today’s stressful challenges.
71: Frequent Foreplay Miles – Interview with Shela Dean
Mar 3, 2014 • 22 min
Shela Dean is a Relationship Coach and speaker. She has counseled more than 2,000 couples since 1983 and is the author of Frequent Foreplay Miles, Your Ticket to Total Intimacy! – a guide to improving intimacy for couples.
70: The Female Vision – Interview with Sally Helgesen
Feb 17, 2014 • 30 min
Sally Helgesen is an internationally acclaimed author, speaker, and consultant, and one of the world’s brand-name experts on women’s leadership.
69: The 7 Minute Difference – Interview with Allyson Lewis
Jan 20, 2014 • 18 min
Allyson Lewis is a bestselling author, businesswoman, and speaker who offers pragmatic systems of time management and life skills.
68: Bouncing Back – Interview with Donna Marie Thompson
Jan 6, 2014 • 35 min
Donna Marie Thompson, PhD conquered simultaneous losses in four key areas of her life and is committed to sharing the valuable survival tips she has discovered.
67: Making Ideas Happen – Featured Interview with Scott Belsky
Dec 23, 2013 • 17 min
“The biggest myth is that ideas happen because they’re great or by accident. People think that the better the idea is the more chance of it coming to market. But we know that there’s no such correlation.”
66: Business at the Speed of Now – Interview with John Bernard
Dec 9, 2013 • 29 min
As the Founder and Chairman of the company Mass Ingenuity and principal architect of the NOW Management System, John Bernard’s passion focuses on leveraging best-practice management with social media inside an organization to engage employees, sharpen…
65: Trail Blazers – Interview with Lenora Billings-Harris
Nov 25, 2013 • 25 min
Lenora Billings-Harris is a diversity strategist who partners with organizations to help them make diversity a competitive advantage.
64: RubySpeaks – Interview with Ruby Newell-Legner
Nov 11, 2013 • 23 min
Ruby Newell-Legner is a Certified Speaking Professional, a designation bestowed by the National Speakers Association to less than 400 speakers in the world.
63: The Heart of Leadership – Interview with Elizabeth Jeffries
Oct 28, 2013 • 29 min
Elizabeth Jeffries is a seasoned professional with expertise in developing people. She’s been challenging, encouraging, and coaching executives and high potential managers for over twenty years.
62: The Reactor Factor – Interview with Marsha Petrie Sue
Oct 14, 2013 • 21 min
Marsha Petrie Sue, “The Accountability Master”, is the President and CEO of MPS, Inc., a speaking practice and executive coaching and training company.
61: People in Progress – Interview with Terry Hawkins
Sep 30, 2013 • 23 min
Terry Hawkins is an award-winning speaker, enterprise educator, and founder of People In Progress, which recently expanded from Australia to the United States.
60: You Can Always Sell More – Interview with Jim Pancero
Sep 16, 2013 • 33 min
Jim Pancero offers advanced, leading-edge “business-to-business” sales and sales management training, always with the bottom line focus of increasing an organization’s strategic competitive advantage and market uniqueness.
59: The On Demand Brand – Interview with Rick Mathieson
Sep 2, 2013 • 16 min
Rick Mathieson is an award-winning writer, author and creative strategist. A veteran of the advertising industry, Rick is the vice president and creative director for a prominent advertising agency, as well as a strategic advisor on digital marketing…
58: You Unstuck – Featured Interview with Libby Gill
Aug 19, 2013 • 31 min
Libby Gill is an internationally respected executive coach, brand strategist and bestselling author whose clients include Nike, Disney-ABC, Comcast, and many other Fortune 500 companies.
57: The Acorn Principle – Interview with Jim Cathcart
Aug 5, 2013 • 43 min
With over 34 years of professional speaking around the world, Jim Cathcart is one of the best known and most award-winning motivational speakers in the business.
56: Career Mapping – Interview with Ginny Clarke
Jul 22, 2013 • 19 min
Ginny Clarke is an expert in talent and career management, diversity recruitment and executive coaching.
55: Skirts in the Boardroom – Interview with Marshawn Evans
Jul 8, 2013 • 17 min
Marshawn Evans, one of the nation’s leading experts on the art of maximizing potential, is a Reinvention Strategist™, entrepreneur, and entertainment attorney.
54: Customer Service, Who Really Cares? – Interview with Kit Grant
Jun 24, 2013 • 25 min
Kit Grant is a Certified Speaking Professional and Certified Sales Professional who specializes in pushing people outside their comfort zones to get better results.
53: Contented Cows – Interview with Richard Hadden
Jun 10, 2013 • 35 min
Richard Hadden is a Certified Speaking Professional who focuses on employee relations and creating a great place to work.
52: Release Your Brilliance – Interview with Simon Bailey
May 27, 2013 • 25 min
Simon T. Bailey is an award-winning, transformational speaker who seeks to illuminate and then magnify the brilliance inherent in everyone through his positively contagious energy and enthusiasm.
51: The Consulting Bible – Interview with Alan Weiss
May 13, 2013 • 44 min
Alan Weiss is a leading consultant, speaker and author. His consulting firm, Summit Consulting Group, Inc., has attracted clients such as Merck, Hewlett-Packard, GE, The Federal Reserve, The New York Times Corporation, and over 500 other leading…
50: Suddenly in Charge – Interview with Roberta Matuson
Apr 29, 2013 • 18 min
Roberta Matuson is the President of Human Resource Solutions and for over 25 years has worked with many world-class organizations, including Best Buy and New Balance, as well as high growth companies, federal government agencies, associations, and…
49: Soft Sell – Interview with Tim Connor
Apr 15, 2013 • 21 min
Tim Connor is the President and CEO of Connor Resource Group and Peak Performance Institute.
48: The Responsible Business – Interview with Carol Sanford
Apr 1, 2013 • 25 min
Carol Sanford is on a mission to create a better world, and she believes that business can and will play a major role in accomplishing that.
47: Lead, Sell, or Get Out – Interview with Ron Karr
Mar 8, 2013 • 21 min
Ron Karr is an award-winning, high-content speaker and in-demand business consultant. As President of Karr Associates, Inc., he specializes in helping organizations and professionals generate remarkable sales and operational results through The Titan…
46: Getting Things Done – Interview with Mike Williams
Mar 4, 2013 • 23 min
Mike Williams brings 22 years of diverse training, leadership, and organizational development to his role as CEO of the David Allen Company, a global leader in productivity training and consulting that provides services designed to increase performance,…
45: Coloring Outside the Lines – Interview with Jeff Tobe
Feb 18, 2013 • 21 min
Jeff Tobe is the Primary Colorer at Coloring Outside the Lines in Pittsburgh, PA.
44: Mastering the World of Selling – Interview with Eric Taylor
Feb 4, 2013 • 19 min
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43: Pivot – Featured Interview with Alan Zimmerman
Feb 3, 2013 • 20 min
Dr. Alan Zimmerman is a full-time professional speaker and trainer in the areas of motivation, leadership, communication, change, and work-life balance.
42: Zing Your Brand – Interview with Mary van de Wiel
Jan 21, 2013 • 31 min
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41: Killing Giants – Interview with Stephen Denny
Jan 7, 2013 • 37 min
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40: Talent is Overrated – Interview with Geoff Colvin
Dec 24, 2012 • 41 min
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39: Successful Blog – Interview with Liz Strauss
Dec 10, 2012 • 25 min
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38: Capturing New Markets – Interview with Stephen Wunker
Nov 26, 2012 • 21 min
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37: Six Husbands Every Wife Should Have – Featured Interview with Dr. Steven Craig
Nov 19, 2012 • 22 min
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36: Small Town Rules – Interview with Barry Moltz
Nov 12, 2012 • 21 min
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35: Sales Autopsy – Interview with Dan Seidman
Oct 29, 2012 • 21 min
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34: The Improvisation Edge – Interview with Karen Hough
Oct 15, 2012 • 23 min
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33: Management Rewired – Interview with Charles Jacobs
Oct 1, 2012 • 19 min
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32: Good Idea, Now What – Interview with Charles Lee
Sep 17, 2012 • 30 min
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31: Honesty Sells – Interview with Colleen Francis
Sep 3, 2012 • 21 min
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30: Boring to Bravo – Interview with Kristin J. Arnold
Aug 20, 2012 • 28 min
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29: How to Click with People – Interview with Dr. Rick Kirschner
Aug 6, 2012 • 23 min
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28: The Ring in the Bubble – Interview with Gary Bradt
Jul 29, 2012 • 33 min
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27: Smart Woman Solutions – Interview with Joy Chudacoff
Jul 23, 2012 • 23 min
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26: UpFront Presentations – Interview with Marilyn Sherman
Jun 25, 2012 • 20 min
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25: Transformational Mothering – Interview with Amy Robbins-Wilson
Jun 11, 2012 • 23 min
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24: Time Tamer Consulting – Interview with Christine Giri
May 28, 2012 • 26 min
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23: Users Not Customers – Interview with Aaron Shapiro
May 14, 2012 • 27 min
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22: Future Proofing Your Business – Interview with Troy Hazard
Apr 30, 2012 • 32 min
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One Foot Episode 21: Out the Door – Interview with Judith Bardwick
Apr 16, 2012 • 22 min
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20: Oby’s Wisdom – Interview with Mark William Cochran
Apr 2, 2012 • 27 min
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