The Power of Idea Discipline – Episode 55.5

A business needs discipline to be successful. There's no question about that. Without the discipline to stick to a plan, identify and replicate the things that work and stay on task in a world that seems to be designed to blow you off course, a business can seem like a tail wagging the dog, kind…

Andrew Rush Aligning Teams for Predictable Results Podcast

Andrew Rush, CEO Advisor, Aligning Teams for Predictable Results – Episode 54

Andrew Rush is a Vice President with Carpedia International, a Toronto based Management Consulting firm who’s proven tools and methods help clients align their organizations to deliver consistent, predictable results.  He’s a graduate of Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.   Andrew began his career with Carpedia after meeting Mark Holland, who was working at the…

Brian Adam, CEO of the World’s Greatest Mascot Costume Company – Episode 52

Brian Adam is the President and CEO of Olympus Group, a large custom printing company and the maker of the world’s greatest mascot costumes.  A UW Madison Business School graduate and former Bucky Badger mascot, Brian acquired the business from his father in 2005, after which he proceeded to transform and expand it, making 3 acquisitions…

Craig Weber, Why Top Performers Master Conversational Capacity – Episode 48

Craig Weber is the CEO of The Weber Consulting Group, a company that helps companies build successful teams that perform when the pressure is on.  His first book, “Conversational Capacity” was a best seller and his newest book, “Influence in Action” will be published by McGraw Hill this fall. Craig is also a highly rated Vistage speaker and…

Dave Mastovich, Marketing Maverick Ignites No BS Approach – Episode 43

Dave Mastovich is the Founder & CEO of MASSolutions, a Pittsburgh Pennsylvania based marketing firm, the host of the widely popular “No BS Marketing” podcast, a highly rated Vistage International speaker, a Professor of Marketing at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, the school from which he earned his undergrad and MBA degrees, and the author of…

Jeff Hughes, Attorney Creates Digital Ad Empire at Night – Episode 42

Jeff Hughes is a serial entrepreneur, attorney and the CEO of Rocket Clicks, Sterling Satellite, Sterling Law Offices, and BizLab. Wow!  As a kid, Jeff ‘s family moved around often, which got him used to often being in new places and around new people.  After graduating from Bob Jones University, Jeff headed to Southern IL University,…

Andrew Barrieau, CEO Twisting the Throttle on 400% Growth – Episode 40

Andrew Barrieau is the CEO of Felins USA, a sustainable packaging solution manufacturing company headquartered in Milwaukee, WI.  He’s also a long-standing TEC / Vistage International member, a huge Harley Davidson fan and big time Muscular Dystrophy Association supporter.    Andrew grew up outside of Boston in the town of Gardner, MA.  While in high school, he joined his Dad and…

Krista Galbraith, CEO Manufacturing Success with Change – Episode 38

Krista Galbraith is the CEO of K&S Manufacturing, a 45-year-old metal stamping and contract manufacturing company founded by her Dad.  Krista was unexpectedly “handed the keys” so to speak in 2011 when her Dad became ill and could no longer run the business. At the time, she was a nurse, working in the Intensive Care Unit…

10 Leadership Habits that Work, for Me at Least

There are so many people writing about Leadership these days that it feels close to impossible to know who’s right about what Leadership really looks like - and who’s not.  There are tons of varying opinions, and most sound convincing.  It’s everywhere.  There’s Leadership advice from Ex-Navy Seals, Corporate CEO’s, Unicorn Start-Up Founders, Shark Tank Celebrities and from…