Ian Abston, How to Attract and Retain Top Performing Millennial Talent – Episode 67

Ian Abston is the Founder and CEO of Millenian, LLC where he helps large corporate clients attract, engage and retain top-performing millennials.   He also serves as the Director of the Hoan Group, a group comprised of more than 100 of Milwaukee’s future civic leaders committed to developing the leadership necessary to create change within Milwaukee and…

Kelly Fitzsimmons, CEO, Creating Resilience with Unique Strengths – Episode 60

Kelly Fitzsimmons is the Founder and CEO of several technology focused companies and currently the co-founder of Custom Reality Services, a firm that tells stories and creates amazing experiences using Transformative Applied Virtual Reality.  She is also the author of “Lost in Startuplandia – Wayfinding for the Weary Entrepreneur” a book in which she details the…

It’s My Fault – Episode 53.5

This is a story about responsibility that I call, "It's My Fault." "My assistant really dropped the ball on me this time." "My drivers can't follow simple directions." "Our sales guys are useless." "Our people are too dumb to understand a 401k plan." "We're pissing money away and nobody seems to give a damn about…

Why My Mirror Means More To Me Than My Photo

I’m not a narcissist. I promise and pinky swear.  But I have to admit that I don’t mind looking at myself in the mirror.  I prefer that to seeing myself in pictures, by a long shot. When I look in the mirror, I see hair and height, straight teeth, youth.  I can’t hope for handsome. …