The Podcast

Barbara Winter bookWhat’s it going to be? A life you love, or a list of excuses why you don’t have it? Making a Living Without a Job author Barbara Winter will help you make the right choice. She’ll help you find the time. She’ll help you realize what would be missing from the world if you don’t share your gifts. Finding work you love isn’t selfish, after all. Sharing your gifts is generous!

Are you amazing?
February 18, 2017

Shep HykenCustomer service and experience expert Shep Hyken knows how to put on a show -- a talk show, that is! Shep and I swap stories about the customer service experiences we’ve had lately, and you’ll get a buffet of possible responses to make sure a good time will (eventually) be had by all. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry… Oh, wait. That’s me. But you’ll have fun, and you’ll learn a lot!

Debbie PearsonIf you were hurt so seriously you couldn’t communicate with the people you love, what would happen? Debbie Pearson, author of Age Your Way, says it depends on whether you've gotten your affairs in order. Do you really want to burden your family with trying to guess what you want? Isn't it enough they're grieving? Planning ahead doesn't cost a thing, but the peace of mind it buys you is priceless.

Is your workplace safe?
February 11, 2017

Cort DialDo you value the lives of your contractors as much as you value the lives of people who work more directly for you? Are you sure? After listening to Heretics to Heroes author Cort Dial you may never look at occupational safety the same way again. Cort says systems are no substitute for engaging with people as people. His construction projects don’t hurt people, and that’s no accident.

Do you need a coach?
February 4, 2017

Nick Morgan photo 2015Is it time to hire a coach? Dr. Nick Morgan, who advises many of the world's top speakers, says a coach's job is to tell you the truth. Can you handle that? He relishes the challenge, and loves his work so much he can't imagine retiring. This fun, freewheeling conversation is actually part one of two this spring. I'm getting some coaching myself from Nick, and I think it'll be fun to give you a report on it afterward -- assuming I survive it!

Are you a leader?
February 4, 2017

Jill GriffinYou've come a long way, baby. But according to Women Make Great Leaders author Jill Griffin, you still have a long way to go. Why you should lobby for work that can be measured. What to do if you’re being bullied. And how to inspire your daughters to be leaders. Jill’s an expert on not only customer loyalty but how to earn a seat on a corporate board. She’s been on the board for Luby’s/Fuddruckers since 2003.