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Leaders Talk Episode 33: Raghavan Venugopal

In this engaging episode, Raghavan Venugopal shares insights from his book "Adapt," a narrative exploring the transformation of a mid-level manager with high ambitions but limited understanding of leadership. Venugopal delves into his philosophy of 'integrated growth with a purpose to serve', highlighting self-growth, teamwork, and purpose as pivotal pillars. He emphasizes the importance of storytelling in management and leadership, and how it aids in simplifying complex concepts, making them relatable and actionable. Venugopal's journey, from documenting his managerial experiences to conceptualizing a management consultancy, underlines the power of reflection, documentation, and storytelling in professional growth.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1vRqWbNQ64

Leaders Talk Episode 32: Matt Kleiman

Matt Kleiman discusses his book "Work Done Right" and its focus on improving work quality in industries like construction. He emphasizes the high rework rates in industrial work and draws parallels with aerospace safety standards. Kleiman advocates for applying lessons from aerospace to heavy industry, promoting safety, and reducing rework. The conversation delves into the challenges faced by industries in adopting these practices and the need for a cultural shift. Kleiman also highlights the importance of systems thinking and quantitative metrics for improvement. The book aims to provide practical insights for safety and quality managers in an accessible format. Kleiman expresses his passion for helping companies improve and addresses the impact of artificial intelligence on transforming industries positively. He encourages openness to AI advancements for efficient data utilization.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhDY0e0E8cQ

Leaders Talk Episode 31: Adrienne Mazzone

Grab the audience's attention and amplify your message! Adrienne Mazzone shares her top PR strategies for growth by crafting compelling stories and unique angles. Learn how to maximize media opportunities and get your messaging to resonate. Adrienne discusses proven pitching techniques to capture interest, the power of strategic partnerships, and her hands-on approach to announcement major milestones. Whether you’re looking to increase brand awareness, position yourself as a thought leader, or boost podcast listeners, Adrienne has creative solutions tailor-made to promote YOU. Her media savvy and creative campaign development translates across industries and niches. Tune into this value-packed episode now to leverage PR and strategic messaging for crafting impact! Adrienne lets you behind the scenes into her innovative publicity playbook.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wa1luoPAnmc

Leaders Talk Episode 30: Travis Chapell

In this enlightening episode, Travis Chappell shares his remarkable journey from door-to-door sales to becoming a podcasting sensation. Travis delves into the lessons learned from sales, how these skills propelled his podcasting career, and the importance of networking in digital media. His story is a testament to the power of persistence, adaptability, and the value of building meaningful connections. Tune in to discover how embracing change can lead to unexpected success and valuable insights for anyone looking to make an impact in the digital age.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGR-FQ5BeUI

Leaders Talk Episode 29: James Fountain

Join Andrew Dupy on the Leaders Talk podcast as we delve into the inspiring world of James Fountain, a visionary leader in sustainability and environmental advocacy. With over two decades of experience in ESG and strategic consulting, James shares his journey from a curious child inspired by his grandfather's stories to a key figure in global environmental efforts. Discover how James's work with the United Nations and the National Geographic Society shaped his approach to sustainability, and learn about his unique insights into the interconnectedness of global systems, the importance of indigenous knowledge in climate strategies, and the crucial role of business in driving sustainable change. Tune in to uncover how James's experiences and expertise are guiding the path towards a more sustainable and equitable world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gn0nx7-01rA  

Leaders Talk Episode 28: JM Ryerson

JM Ryerson on the value of mentorship, inspiration, and authorship as a way to give back. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeGHQqhkwqU          

Leaders Talk Episode 27: Darrel Amy

Writing a book as investment and an engine for revenue growth and giving back. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1fKX0gdPLI

Leaders Talk Episode 26: Sylvain Lafond

In this captivating podcast episode, we dive into the transformative story of Sylvain Lafond, a seasoned professional who has navigated intricate challenges in the world of ERP implementation and emerged as the CEO of VOKESO. With a diverse background ranging from teaching to spearheading critical ERP projects, Sylvain's career trajectory is a testament to his resilience. Amidst discussing his transition from employee to CEO, Sylvain unveils his unexpected journey into becoming an author, offering invaluable insights and tips for aspiring writers. Join us to glean wisdom from his unique experiences that blend entrepreneurship, technology, and the world of words. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqfI8WicEuk

Leaders Talk Episode 25: JC Gaillard

JC Galliard talks about his upcoming book and the challenges of integrating cybersecurity, digital transformation and the all-important human element. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FULUoyfZoE

Leaders Talk Episode 24: Jeffrey Hayzlett

Author, Fortune 100 Entrepreneur and global business celebrity Jeffery Hayzlett founder of the C-Suite Network talks branding, and how to use media, content creation, books and online presence to take your business to the highest levels. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1ePoORNodQ

Leaders Talk Episode 23: Philip VanDusen

Phillip VanDusen of Verhall Brand Design joins us to talk branding, and how to take the risk and pivot while growing your visibility in an ever changing business world https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiUYrrtnCvY

Leaders Talk Episode 22: JD Gershbein

Linkedin pioneer JD Gershbein talks to us on personal branding, social networking and entrepenuership and how to use writing and social media to direct traffic to content. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SffC-slZdk

Leaders Talk Episode 21: Lynnaire Johnston

Author and Word Wizard Lynnaire Johnston on using the power of Linkedin to build the basis of your business networking and how to build trust with your audience. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOeuKthEjwA

Leaders Talk Episode 20: Jessie Kwak

Author Jesse Kwak talks writing and authoring, and how to find the right professional writer to help unlock the book inside you [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tjp56qstrCw[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 19: Rick Yvanovich

In this episode of Leaders Talk, Andrew Dupy interviews Rick Yvanovich, author of "Business as Unusual." Rick discusses the concept behind his book, which was inspired by the Covid-19 pandemic and the constant disruptions businesses face. He emphasizes the need for agility and resilience in adapting to unexpected challenges and finding innovative solutions, drawing from his own experience of transforming his company's training approach during the pandemic. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KB8Ofdln1_0[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 18: Divya Parekh

In this episode of the Leaders Talk podcast, host Andrew Dupy welcomes special guest Divya Parekh, a seasoned coach, author, consultant, and speaker. Divya shares her insights on the power of collaboration, the importance of seeking help, and the role of mentors in personal and professional growth. She emphasizes the significance of building trust through intention, self-investment, and positioning oneself as a reliable and knowledgeable resource. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8_VorWf5vc[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 17: Michael Delon

Michael DeLon, the Paperback Expert, talks about the value of having a book and navigating the waters of competing publishing models [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wl8BH6B7GGc[/embed]        

Leaders Talk Episode 16: Alex Melen

In this episode of Leaders Talk, Alex Melen, a seasoned entrepreneur and co-founder of SmartSites, shares his insights on building successful businesses and cultivating a strong company culture. Melen highlights the importance of creating a clear mission statement and fostering a team-oriented environment to drive success. Whether you're a business owner or aspiring entrepreneur, this interview offers valuable takeaways for achieving your goals. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRne8zaMU1o[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 15: Roger Rueff

Author and dramatist Roger Reuff on how to engage in the writing process and turn your ideas and experiences into stories that will resonate with your readers and build trust. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3BYeQB3cJM[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 14: Caitlin Berve

Professional Editor Caitlin Berve talks the book editing process and how to find the right editor to unlock the best book possible. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5nQ_qGEWyI&t=1s[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 13: Kathleen Hummel

Kathleen Humel on finding your niche in a crowded business and the ways that you can differentiate yourself by building better networks [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_9Nc56kPHE[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 12: Dan Gingiss

Join Dan Gingiss The Experience Maker on how to create unique experiences for your customer as a way to unlock your best marketing practices. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fus3w7IdI4A[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 11: Dave McComb

In this episode of the Leaders Talk Podcast, David McComb discusses the significance of data management [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TA-wgouyss[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 10: Jennie Nash

Join Jennie Nash the CEO and founder of Author Accellarators as she discusses the value of a book coaching in the writing process. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7yqyHFiOaOk[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 9: Johnathan Price

CEO and Entrepreneur Jonathan Price on how to build credibility brand and presence even as a startup business in crowded fields. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Xe8CdIChWA[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 8: Thomas Rosenberg

Thomas Rosenberg of Re-generate Coaching talks somatic coaching and a holistic approach to self actualization, thought leadership and personal branding. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8URn9B5kSM[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 7: Jeff Leisawitz

Author and keynote speaker Jeff Leisawitz on the art of storytelling and how telling your story is integral to business branding. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7oR1aJjhjo&t=1s[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 6: Paul Gunn Jr.

Entrepreneur, CEO and Wall Street Journal and USA Today best selling author Paul Gunn Jr. discusses the value of empathy in business and how succeeding the right way made his business stand out and explode. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHJ6WwPu4Co&t=1s[/embed]  

Leaders Talk Episode 5: Fadwa AlBawardi

In episode 5 of Leaders Talk, Andrew Dupy interviews Fadwa AlBawardi, who talks about the benefits of publishing scholarly articles. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgX4dXN_k1o&t=215s[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 4: Geeta Sidhu-Robb

Geeta Sidhu-Robb, CEO of Nosh Detox talks pivoting careers late in business life and how to build a new brand and identify from scratch.   [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVjf8DTaBos&t=30s[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 3: Michael Brainard

Author and coach Michael Brainard, CEO of Brainard Strategy on the value of learning and study in growing a business, especially in finding potential mistakes before they happen. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egBmnIqIoGE&t=1s[/embed]

Leaders Talk Episode 2: Sandeep Pandaya

Sandeep Pandya on being a leader at the time of radical change. In this episode he discusses how he becaume and author and leader in the booming world of AI Technology and how to stay agressive in a rapidly changing field. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjFDRXE84ro&t=4s[/embed]    

Leaders Talk Episode 1: Raghavan Venugopal

In our inaugural episode Wall Street Journal and USA Today best selling author Raghavan Venugopal discusses the book creation process, and how a new author can leverage their knowledge and experiences into a book. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m9JaWfovzqM[/embed]  

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