Noah Rickun, President, Turning the Table on Mike to Uncover Success Secrets – Episode 101

Noah Rickun is the President of ETE Reman who was with Mike before on episode 44. Mike’s become used to asking the questions but this time things are a bit different as Noah plays the role of the very first How’d it Happen 'guest host', turning the table on Mike to dig a little more…

Episode 100, Humbled and Inspired by These Words of My Podcast Guests

In this special 100th episode, I reached out to the first 100 guests to share their experience on the How'd It Happen Podcast. I got a great response and just want to share some of those responses with you. I was humbled and inspired. I'm grateful to these successful people, for helping us get to…

Matt Rinka, Partner, Rendering Hidden Opportunities into Modern Designs – Episode 99

Matt Rinka is a partner and architect at Rinka, an innovative architectural practice that connects inspiring designs with practical and functional solutions. The firm has over 65 awards, many from the highest levels of professional recognition including American Institute of Architects (AIA), American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), and the Milwaukee Business Journal. If you've…

John Corcoran, Partner at Rise 25, Get More Clients and Referrals with Podcasting – Episode 81

John Corcoran is a partner at Rise 25, a company that helps B2B businesses get more clients, referrals and strategic partners through their ‘done for you’ podcast service. He’s also host of the The Smart Business Revolution podcast where he interviews today’s top entrepreneurs and authors to reveal how they use relationships to grow their businesses and their incomes. John graduated…

10 Leadership Habits That Work, for Me at Least – Episode 30.5

Mike explores Leadership - the one thing that we easily recognize when it's terrible, feel empowered to take on anything when it's great, and can take a lifetime to master. Get your notepad ready because I know you will find some good leadership habits you will want to start using right away. Stay CalmBe RealAsk…

We Hit a Milestone, Honoring Our Guests and What’s Next – Episode 21.5

Half of all podcasts have 14 or fewer episodes, and only 30% make it past the 21st episode. So in this 21st and half episode, we've gotten further than most podcasts, and we thank the amazing guests that joined us along the way. In this episode I give a quick shout-out to our guests of…

Sheldon Thompson, A $100K Salesman Running the Option, Part 1 – Episode 19

Sheldon Thompson is a sales executive with Halder Inc. a German based maker of high quality, precision tools.  He began his career in turf management before shifting his focus to sales, starting in the automobile industry and later moving to packaging equipment, packaging supplies, fulfillment, labels and tools. Along the way, he learned that sales is not…

Nick Maris, CEO Somna Therapeutics – Episode 6

Nick Maris, the CEO of Somna Therapeutics, is on the podcast today. Somna Therapeutics is a Germantown WI based medical product startup that is revolutionizing the treatment of severe acid reflux with their wearable RefluxBandTM Nick has a BS from Marquette University and did his MBA work at Marquette and Boston College.  He’s also a…