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Broker-to-Broker
How to Approach the Rising Mortgage Rate Environment through Adaption and Lead Generation (with Hammer J. Helmer) – Episode 99

Broker-to-Broker

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2022 48:10


Hammer J. Helmer, former mortgage originator and founder of OriginatorSuccess, began his sales career selling vacuum cleaners. Hammer pursued a mortgage career after finding that an originator led him on while buying his first condo. In 2008, he fell victim to the housing crisis but eventually found a position as a Business Development Manager at a large corporation in California. After discovering that he didn't like corporate America's ‘red tape', Hammer started OriginatorSuccess, which assists brokers with leads through Google and social media. OriginatorSuccess also offers free daily lock advice.  Hammer's thoughts on the Fed rate hikes? The mortgage industry will now see the effect on rate sheets because investors and markets are trying to stay ahead of the rate hikes. “They kind of quietly gave us a one-two punch because we knew the tapering was going to happen,” Hammer says. “We're probably near some of the worst rates we'll see this year.” Hammer also believes that we won't see another housing crash due to the number of cash buyers and that consumers who are taking out mortgages are more qualified than before. Additionally, there is plenty of equity, allowing consumers the opportunity to consolidate debt.  How can brokers succeed in 2022? “Sharpen your pencil and work on your sales scripts,” says Hammer. Brokers will need more flexibility, which is a massive benefit in a rising rate market. And, “increase your at-bats” with digital marketing. Embrace marketing your brokerage on social media, and opt for creating a Google Business Profile. Organic search traffic can obtain many quality leads and large loan sizes.  Notes: Intro (1:37)Approaching Fed Rate Hikes (8:10)Preventing ‘The Freakout' (13:25)The Impact on Mortgage Rates (15:45)What Went Wrong in 2008 (19:40)Adapting as Originators (26:00)Digital Marketing Lead Generation (28:00) This episode is sponsored by Homepoint.

3 Wise DMs
How to DM PC Builds and Abilities That Piss You Off

3 Wise DMs

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2022 76:58


In any TTRPG, but perhaps especially D&D 5E, the DM runs the world and the players run their characters, who are built within the rules of the game. You should let players build the characters they want to play, but that doesn't mean you have to like it! It's OK to have a TTRPG PC build that pisses you off. Whether it's because they're unkillable, unhittable, undetectable, unsurvivable, or, like our listener question this week, they passively perceive absolutely frickin' everything! This may mean you have to change your game or not use pieces you wanted to use — like big dumb monster fights against casters with Banish. (“Which is BULL$#!7!” – DM Thorin.) But you can adjust both your own DMing and the player expectations of how their showcase abilities work in the game. In this episode, Thorin, Tony and Dave talk about how to handle builds that piss you off or at least challenge you as a DM. Along the way, they talk about builds, abilities and spells they've struggled with and how you can handle the situation without ruining the game for yourself or any of your players. 2:00: Extreme passives: A listener asks how to handle a D&D 5E PC with extremely high passive perception and investigation who expects all the secrets to be revealed automatically 6:00 Respect is a 2-way street: Just like the DM wants to run the world they built, the players want to play the characters they created 10:00 How we handle passive perception, use stats and dice rolls, and the problem with dice rolls 16:00 Is it unfair for a player to build a character so good in one area they automatically succeed? 21:00 The Observant Problem: Creating challenges and obstacles for builds that see all the secrets 26:00 DMing Sherlock Holmes: How do you reign the player in but make sure they're still having fun? 32:00 Player builds and abilities that piss us off — and why Banishment is a really poorly designed spell 45:00 Moon Druids, Barbarians, and dealing with ridiculous damage absorption 55:00 Challenging control and stealth character builds in D&D 5E 64:00 “If we're not encouraging clever ideas at the table, then what are we doing as DMs?” Adapting your DMing style to fit the character builds at your table 69:00 Final thoughts Support this podcast

The Faith Explained with Cale Clarke - Learning the Catholic Faith
Controlling the Controllable: Adapting the Attitude of Jesus

The Faith Explained with Cale Clarke - Learning the Catholic Faith

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022 28:15


Part 2 of Cale's new series on Philippians

15 Minutes of Mental Toughness
Ep 93 - Monte Lee - How to Win Through Connection

15 Minutes of Mental Toughness

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022 68:39


Coach Monte Lee is in his 7th season as the Clemson Tigers Head Baseball Coach.  His time at Clemson consists of 207 wins to 113 losses, and 4 NCAA Tournament appearances. In 2016, the Clemson Tigers won the ACC Championship and were  Co-ACC Champs in  2018. His tenure as a coach has included multiple draft picks, and before Clemson, he was the head coach of College of Charleston for 7 years and assistant coach for 8 years at South Carolina. Overall, Coach Lee has had 483 wins and will eclipse the 500 win marks this season. 6:50 Maximizing each day. 11:52 “What now” and relationships. 15:17 Isolation in the dugout. 20:35 Connecting as a team in the modern day. 26:15 Adapting to coach the new generation. 31:34 The parallels of teaching and coaching. 37:22 The two types of athletes.  41:34 Who you want on your team. 46:28 Hard work and talent coexisting.  50:04 Start with the end: Latch to a veteran.  54:08 The summer before college. 58:20 Those who are, and those who are about to be.  Download The Best Mental Toughness Quotes That Will Make You BETTER TEXT DRROBBELL to 33444 If you enjoyed this episode on Mental Toughness, please subscribe and leave a review! Dr. Rob Bell

Bad Table Manners
Eating Capital

Bad Table Manners

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2022 24:13


Eating Capital focuses on the restaurant business in Delhi and Mumbai, an industry that, according to most experts, has irrevocably transformed due to the COVID pandemic. Cloud kitchens have exploded, and delivery, rather than dining in, has become the name of the game. In this episode I speak with an established restaurant consultant, Samir Kuckreja, and two restaurant owners, Kainaz Messman and Jiten Suchede, to ask what it really takes for independent cafes and coffee shops to tick in today’s highly competitive market. What are the values that restaurant owners must weigh in order to survive? These conversations are full of sharp insights for anyone who has ever thought about opening a cafe, and the news is not all discouraging. Topics covered in this episode: Min 3:22: Meet Samir Kuckreja Min 3:33: The impact of the pandemic on India’s restaurants Min 4:50: Meet Kainaz Messman Min 6:00: Adapting one’s business to survive Min 9:46: Cloud kitchens and delivery models Min 15:20: Meet Jiten Suchede Min 17:11: Jiten’s tips for running a restaurant Min 20:56: Challenges of working in hospitality as a woman Learn more about this episode of Bad Table Manners at www.whetstoneradio.com, on IG at @whetstoneradio, Twitter at @whetstone_radio, and YouTube at /WhetstoneRadio. Guests: Samir Kuckreja, Kainaz Messman (@theobromapatisserie), Jiten Suchede (@jugmugthela)

CPR’s Connect the Dots
S6 Ep1: S6E1: Home is Where the Flood Is

CPR’s Connect the Dots

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2022 48:44


In Season 6 of CPR's Connect the Dots podcast, we're discussing climate resiliency — that is, our ability to handle the stresses caused by climate disruption and adapt to changing conditions. The crisis may be stark, but there are solutions and pathways to a viable, sustainable future. Kicking off the season, host Rob Verchick digs into resiliency, real estate, and how climate change is beginning to impact people's decisions on where to live -- or move.  Rob is joined by Daryl Fairweather, chief economist at Redfin; Philip Mulder, a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business; Matt Kahn, Provost Professor of Economics at the University of Southern California and the author of Adapting to Climate Change; and Sean Hecht, CPR Member Scholar and Evan Frankel Professor of Policy and Practice at UCLA School of Law.

Arts & Ideas
Adapting Molière

Arts & Ideas

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2022 44:59


Do we underappreciate comic writing ? It's 400 years since the birth of France's great satirical playwright, Jean-Baptiste Pocquelin, better known by his pen-name Molière. Stendhal described him as “the great painter of man as he is” and his works have continued to be translated and performed on both the French and British stage with recent adaptations by Christopher Hampton, Anil Gupta and the Scottish poet and playwright, Liz Lochhead. She joins Anne McElvoy to help consider what we make of Molière now and how well his plays work in translation, alongside Clare Finburgh-Delijani, Professor of European Theatre at Goldsmiths, University of London and Suzanne Jones, a Junior Research Fellow in French at St Anne's College Oxford. Their discussion looks at various adaptations of Tartuffe, Moliere's play translated as The Hypocrite or The Imposter, which was first performed in 1664. Listen out for a Words and Music episode which picks out key speeches from plays including The Miser, the Imaginary Invalid, The School for Wives and the Misanthrope. You can hear that on BBC Radio 3 at 5.30pm Sunday 16th - followed by a new adaptation of The Miser scripted by Barunka O'Shaughnessy. You can also find out about the court music of Lully in Composer of the Week and there's a special edition of Radio 3's Early Music Show. Producer: Ruth Watts

The Gentlemen Project Podcast
"Never Empower Yourself to Quit and Learning Your Way In" with Paul Belcher

The Gentlemen Project Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 51:39


Growing up, Paul Belcher's dad taught him that regardless of your circumstances, you never empower yourself to quit. Adapting, changing and following your dreams can lead to great things when you never give up. As a young college graduate, Paul bought Mountain Crane through grit and determination and just finding a way. Paul now runs the 15th largest crane company in North America. By recognizing and leveraging your personal assets, you'll be amazed at what you can do. You can learn your way into success. By challenging yourself, your family or company to be challenged every day, you teach resilience and responsibility. Those become assets and open doors for you and your loved ones. Paul touches on how his family handles social media and how we can be better at handling challenges of modern technology with our kids. Have a Great Week! Kirk Chugg & Cory Moore

Recruiting Future with Matt Alder
Ep 403: The Skills Challenge

Recruiting Future with Matt Alder

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2022 26:00


Skills shortages have always been an issue for employers and have certainly come into sharp focus in recent months. Skills mapping, predicting future skills requirements and opening up talent pools via hybrid and remote working are just some of the solutions employers will be looking at in 2022. So what kind of strategies should talent acquisition and HR leaders be planning, and how can technology help? My first guest of the year is Vanessa Tierney, CEO of Abodoo. Vanessa's organisation recently surveyed 100 HR Directors and C-Level Executives from the world's best companies to work for and asked their opinion about their firm's working strategy, talent, workforce, and social infrastructure. Unsurprisingly skills were the number one issue. In the interview, we discuss: Attrition and skills shortages Opening up talent pools globally via remote and hybrid working How do you make people feel connected? Adapting working models Presenteeism How can employers better understand the skills in their workforce? Hard and soft skills matching. Predicting future skills requirements and understanding gaps Spotting opportunities in geographical skills clusters Driving inclusivity in talent identification The Metaverse Advice on selecting HR and Recruiting Technology What should we expect in the medium and long term future? Listen to this podcast in Apple Podcasts.

Lions on Leashes
Ep. 38 - Sahar Kausar, Technical Animator, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Lions on Leashes

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2022 32:43


Sahar Kausar, based in Los Angeles, California, is a technical animator at Walt Disney Animation Studios. She leverages her hybrid background in both art and computer science engineering to develop immersive experiences while infusing art and storytelling. She was previously a Walt Disney Imagineer and worked as an audio-animatronics/robotics engineer to bring beloved characters to life at Disney theme parks around the world. Her newest work is a film called Encanto that came out on Thanksgiving is working on and tv shows such as Zootopia+, Baymax!, and a short all coming to Disney+. Outside of work, Sahar mentors other underrepresented groups in STEM and enjoys drawing, reading, writing, video games, and hiking the mountains of Los Angeles. Sahar is passionate about combining her love of art, technology, and storytelling to promote the social good and give back to others. Ultimately, she hopes to use technology as her medium to share her stories and creativity to invoke a positive change in the world. What We Talk About The call of technology and collaborative environments Adapting to different cultures Being drawn to storytelling How is animation and audio-animatronics /robotics engineering work together? Representing women in STEM in a male-dominated industry Advice for younger women who want to get into STEM Resources: IG: @saharkausar Book: The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

America Adapts the Climate Change Podcast
How NRDC is Adapting to the Climate Crisis with CEO/President Manish Bapna

America Adapts the Climate Change Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2022 29:42


In the latest episode of America Adapts, Doug Parsons hosts the CEO and President of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Manish Bapna. Doug and Manish talk about how NRDC is addressing climate change, specially focusing on their approach to resilience and adaptation planning. Manish shares his vision on how domestic and international adaptation approaches can learn from each other and an update on their legislative approach to adaptation funding. Topics covered: Integrating international and domestic adaptation planning. How COP26 approached resilience Legislative opportunities for resilience NRDC's legal approach Why NRDC was an early adopter of resilience in their climate change approach. Donate to America Adapts Listen to America Adapts on your favorite app here! Sign up to be a guest on Cimpatico Studios! cimpatico.tv Facebook and Twitter: https://www.facebook.com/americaadapts/ @usaadapts @NRDC @RobMooreNRDC @ManishBapnaNRDC Donate to America Adapts Follow on Apple Podcasts Follow on Android Doug Parsons and Speaking Opportunities: If you are interested in having Doug speak at corporate and conference events, sharing his unique, expert perspective on adaptation in an entertaining and informative way, more information can be found here! Now on Spotify! List of Previous Guests on America Adapts Follow/listen to podcast on Apple Podcasts. Donate to America Adapts, we are now a tax deductible charitable organization! Links in episode: https://www.nrdc.org/experts/manish-bapna https://www.nrdc.org/experts/joel-scata/fema-moves-reform-flood-insurance-program https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/11/22/2021-25336/request-for-information-on-the-national-flood-insurance-programs-floodplain-management-standards-for Interviews with other NRDC Resilience Staff: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KY9talifU80 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mqi_ffS0DLw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsZuO9dCRvY America Adapts was published in the Federal Reserve Newsletter! Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Strategies to Address Climate Change Risk in Low- and Moderate-income Communities - Volume 14, Issue 1 https://www.frbsf.org/community-development/publications/community-development-investment-review/2019/october/strategies-to-address-climate-change-low-moderate-income-communities/ Podcasts in the Classroom – Discussion guides now available for the latest episode of America Adapts. These guides can be used by educators at all levels. Check them out here! The best climate change podcasts on The Climate Advisor http://theclimateadvisor.com/the-best-climate-change-podcasts/ 7 podcasts to learn more about climate change and how to fight it https://kinder.world/articles/you/7-podcasts-to-learn-more-about-climate-change-and-how-to-fight-it-19813 Directions on how to listen to America Adapts on Amazon Alexa https://youtu.be/949R8CRpUYU America Adapts also has its own app for your listening pleasure!  Just visit the App store on Apple or Google Play on Android and search “America Adapts.” Join the climate change adaptation movement by supporting America Adapts!  Please consider supporting this podcast by donating through America Adapts fiscal sponsor, the Social Good Fund. All donations are now tax deductible! For more information on this podcast, visit the website at http://www.americaadapts.org and don't forget to subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts.   Podcast Music produce by Richard Haitz Productions Write a review on Apple Podcasts ! America Adapts on Facebook!   Join the America Adapts Facebook Community Group. Check us out, we're also on YouTube! Executive Producer Dr. Jesse Keenan Subscribe to America Adapts on Apple Podcasts Doug can be contacted at americaadapts @ g mail . com

Hey Salespeople
Adapting to Automation With Nathan Laryea

Hey Salespeople

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2022 24:50


Nathan Laryea is a commercial director at Gartner CEB, a research and advisory firm focused on helping teams achieve their most critical priorities. In this episode, Nathan and Jeremey talk about their strategies for hiring the best candidates and how automation and the AI presence in sales is pushing sellers and salespeople to evolve. Visit Salesloft.com for show notes and insights from this episode.

MDRT Podcast
A specific challenge I have with a client or staff member

MDRT Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2022 15:31


How do you handle difficulties in your practice that come from generational disagreements? Or from clients whose behavior can be draining on you? In this episode, MDRT members share their challenges and strategies to handle them. You'll hear from: Peter Jason Byrne Danielle J. Genier, CFP, CLU Jonathan Godshall Camacho, LUTCF, MBA Randall D. Kaufmann Episode breakdown: 0:34 – Reconciling generational challenges and client service moving forward 2:11 – Changing processes rather than changing individuals 4:25 – Adapting approaches when working with your spouse 6:32 – Handling clients who refuse to listen to your budget recommendations 10:02 – Maintaining calm when a client becomes overwhelming Listen to the monthly series, MDRT Presents: @mdrtpresents

IBF On Demand
Adapting S&OP To Company Strategy

IBF On Demand

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2022 33:05


01:44 S&OP needs a strategy02:45 Dr. Bram Desmet, author of 'Supply Chain Strategy and Financial Metrics'05:30 The supply chain triangle: service, cost and cash08:00 Strategic S&OP11:27 Pick your strategy: Product Leadership, Customer Intimacy or Operational Excellence 17:07 Workout a strategy for S&OP you will lose20:33 How does COVID impact S&OP strategy?24:40 Best KPIs for the cost, service and cash triangle27:00 How Business Efficiency Planning (BEP) helps connect planning to strategy 31:37 Scottsdale S&OP/IBP Boot Camp, February 16-18

Alexander Garrett
Adapting With Alex Garrett- Adapting to 2022

Alexander Garrett

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2021 8:28


Latinaly
New Year, New Me

Latinaly

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2021 19:39


Often the cliche "New Year, New Me" is frowned upon, but why? I feel that with each new year, we should always strive to be better than we were the year before. Adapting new habits and behaviors that elevate us into our ideal selves. So. Why not new year, new you? Head over to our instagram to download our free templates for goal setting for 2022 and vision boards! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/latinaly/support

Onyx Pathcast
Episode 188: All the Undead Hits aka Frank Welker's Anaconda

Onyx Pathcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2021 71:47


In which Dixie and Matthew discuss all manner of subjects! • Let's talk about Trinity Continuum: Aether. • Playing as Sherlock, Jekyll, Mina Harker, and more! • The Eddephant. • Molotov Cocktails in a fantasy setting. • When is a zombie not a zombie/walker/shambler/ghoul/living corpse? • Removing horror media from your horror setting, thus denying your characters contextual knowledge. • How does having fantasy knowledge work in Legendlore? • The works of George A. Romero. • Is the Resident Evil movie about Resident Evil? • Running Resident Evil as a TTRPG. • Adapting video games into TTRPGs and the challenges therein. • Some systems punish you for playing outside your class. • The excellent tempo of the Dawn of the Dead (2004) opening and that of Black Summer. • Shaun of the Dead is magnificent! World War Z (the movie) less so. • Seek out the World War Z audio book, damn you! • Setting games in your local area. • Transgressive Horror: Reflections on Scare Films that Broke the Rules. • Use Dystopia Rising: Evolution for your zombie apocalypses! Links: Trinity Continuum: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/260788/Trinity-Continuum-Core-Rulebook?affiliate_id=13 Legendlore: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/370797/Legendlore-Core-Rulebook?affiliate_id=13 All Flesh Must be Eaten: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/627/All-Flesh-Must-be-Eaten-Revised?affiliate_id=13 28 Weeks Later (2007) opening: https://youtu.be/Z3d7y1YrPvg Dawn of the Dead (2004) opening: https://youtu.be/C5c-5c8XEyQ World War Z Audio Book (the good one): https://www.amazon.com/World-War-Complete-Tie-History/dp/B00BIK73QA Dystopia Rising: Evolution: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/283402/Dystopia-Rising-Evolution?affiliate_id=13 Transgressive Horror: Reflections on Scare Films that Broke the Rules: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/transgressive-horror-christopher-mcglothlin/1140762563 Onyx Path YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheOnyxPath Onyx Path Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/theonyxpath Onyx Path Discord: https://discord.gg/5uckcBk

Chicago Bears Podcasts
Newsome adapting to NFL | All Access

Chicago Bears Podcasts

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2021 49:37


Bears rookie wide receiver Dazz Newsome joins Jeff Joniak and Tom Thayer on the Chicago Bears All Access podcast.

Dental Leaders Podcast
#115- Where's Prav Been? End of Year Show

Dental Leaders Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2021 66:49


If you're one of the many listeners wondering where Prav has been hiding, all will be revealed in this week's episode.   In this end-of-year special, Prav returns to let us know why the past three months have been the most stressful and intensive of his career.   If you're thinking of buying or selling a practice, or wondering how to start putting an exit strategy together, you won't want to miss this one.   Enjoy!   “The best deal on the table is not the most money, the best deal on the table is the right deal for you”. Prav Solanki In This Episode 01.52 - Where's Prav been? 04.11 - The process and perfectionism 07.41 - Planning and goals 11.47 - Roles and responsibilities 16.47 - The exit process explained 22.25 - Options and getting the best deal 30.04 - Due diligence 39.15 - COVID, costs and practice growth 49.53 - Adapting to changing economics 57.37 - Fantasy dinner party

Run to the Top Podcast | The Ultimate Guide to Running
Essential Tips for Winter Running with Greg Haapala

Run to the Top Podcast | The Ultimate Guide to Running

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2021 37:39


Are you ready to layer up and brave the cold for some winter running? If so, here are some essential tips for running in the winter that will make your runs a whole lot easier, safer and help you adapt your schedule. We discuss… Essential gear Tips for running on ice and snow Layering and what to wear Adapting your runs when a treadmill is needed. Connect, Comment, Community Follow RunnersConnect on Instagram Join the Elite Treatment where you get first dibs on everything RTTT each month! Runners Connect Winner's Circle Facebook Community  RunnersConnect Facebook page GET EXPERT COACHING AT RUNNERSCONNECT! This week's show brought to you by: LMNT When coaching endurance runners of all levels to be their best, I always emphasize the need for proper hydration with the right balance of electrolytes. Most athletes I've coached are surprised to learn that their sodium needs are actually much higher than they expected and it's been hurting their performance.  Part of the reason athletes need much more sodium than they think is not just because they lose electrolytes through their sweat, but also because athletes tend to eat very healthy diets.  They've been told that salt is a bad thing in food and frequently don't get enough for their lifestyle.  Much of the science of sodium is based on people who eat highly processed diets which also are very low in potassium. It could actually be the low potassium levels causing the issues that sodium has been blamed for!  What is clear is that both sodium and potassium at the proper levels are essential for high performance (and for life in general!).  That's why we partnered with LMNT to offer a free sample pack of their electrolyte mix. Head to drinklmnt.com/runnersconnect to get yours now. The Sample Pack includes 8 packets of LMNT (2 citrus, 2 raspberry, 2 orange, and 2 raw unflavored).

Toras Imecha
Parshas Vaeira - Adapting to New Times and a Request

Toras Imecha

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 4:22


Times change and effective parents need to adapt to their children's world, just as Hashem did in this Parshah. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/torasimecha/support

Alexander Garrett
Adapting with Alex Garrett - Adaptive Sports Broadcaster Ralph Bednarczyk- 12-28-21

Alexander Garrett

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 29:45


Ralph Bednarczyk adapts to a wide variety of sports as a play-by-play man. You may hear him do St John's Red Storm athletics , Rutgers Women's basketball and more! He now works as CUNYAC's wheelchair basketball announcer and we discuss it all ! Kudos to brothers Chris and David Oliva !

Say It Skillfully™
Say It Skillfully® – Jillion Potter, Tough When It Matters Most

Say It Skillfully™

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 66:11


Say It Skillfully® is a show that helps you to benefit from Molly Tschang's expert guidance on the best possible ways to speak your mind at work in a positive and productive manner. In Episode 112, Molly is joined by Jillion Potter, captain of the 2016 USA women's rugby team. When she was 5, Jillion's parents split with a joint custody arrangement where her sister, twin brother and her moved each year. Adapting to different cities and different schools wasn't an option. Jillion shares how sports were integral to her own groundedness, and an early, unpleasant example of how bias from her high school basketball coach—who kicked a player off the team for coming out—affected her emotionally. She recalls growing up very low income–living on food stamps, going paycheck to paycheck, standing by the oven for heat…all fueling her deep sense of empathy for others. Jillion shares her unique and unlikely rugby journey: being a complete beginner in college, meeting her wife Carol through the sport, and ultimately becoming an Olympic captain. As tough off the field as she is on, not only was Jillion able to recover from a career-ending type of neck injury, she also recounts her experience of overcoming cancer twice, not letting fear keep her from re-joining the Olympic team and deciding to raise a child despite her illness and uncertainty of the future. Jillion also dives into her transition to the corporate world, and what being a mother means to her. Tune in to hear how going with the flow and doing the absolute best she can led Jillion to succeed in multiple facets of life. Jillion inspires all to know no boundaries and to commit to taking action so that all can be safe, seen and heard, and our true and best selves.

Security Asia Podcast
Adapting to Cloud Security Solutions

Security Asia Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 19:41


In this short cast, I talk to Priscilla Lin about the different challenges and misconceptions we see in the market when clients are considering adapting to cloud based security systems.McKinsey article mentioned in the casthttps://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/risk-and-resilience/our-insights/covid-19-implications-for-businessReach out to us at: contact@bluoceansecurity.com

The FORT with Chris Powers
RE #189: Mike Berry - President of Hillwood

The FORT with Chris Powers

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 75:39


Mike Berry is the President of Hillwood, one of the top industrial, commercial, and residential real estate developers in the country. He has been the leader of development efforts in AllianceTexas, one of the largest global logistics hubs in the world. They discuss how Alliance developed from concept to reality, the future of transportation for both people and freight in the next decade, autonomous vehicles, and buying your home online. This is one of our most fascinating episodes—enjoy! Follow Chris on Twitter: www.Twitter.com/FortWorthChris Learn more about Chris Powers and Fort Capital: www.FortCapitalLP.com Follow Chris on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/chrispowersjr/ Follow Fort Capital on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/fort-capital/ (02:47) -  Mike's Background and Career (07:22) - The Story of Hillwood (10:02) - How Alliance was Conceived (15:23) - Could something like this deal ever come together in today's world? (17:50) - What is a foreign trade zone, and how do you get a foreign trade zone designation? (21:22) - Was the Alliance vision originally to become a city? (25:05) - Mike's job as part of this growth and how he's changed as a leader over time (28:59) - Alliances Mobility Innovation Zone (35:31) - Why DFW/Hillwood Offers More For This Type of Testing Than Other Testing Sites (38:47) - Freight and Human Capital in Autonomous Driving and Autonomous Vehicles (43:45) - What's it like inside like these forward thinking businesses like Amazon? (47:31) - What is something you would say the world will have in 10 years that people will find shocking? (50:01) - The Talent at Hillwood and Adapting to These Changes (51:53) - The Trends in Residential Living and How They Are Changing  (59:37) - How have you been able to balance your family and work? (1:01:13) - What advice would you give your 21 year-old self?  (1:04:25) - Is there anyone you look up to? (1:07:31) - Picking Sides in Today's Society and The Amount of People Work That Goes into Building a Building  (1:11:04) - The NextDoor Analogy with Determining Market Demand and How it Slows The Process   The Fort is produced by Johnny Peterson & Straight Up Podcasts

Marketing Trends
Listening and Adapting in a More Personalized Market with JC Lapierre, U.S. Chief Strategy and Communications Officer at PwC

Marketing Trends

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 24, 2021 47:07


Mentorship is a sexy topic that gets thrown around in a lot of interviews, but this week's guest does more than just talk about it. We caught up with her JC Lapierre, the U.S. Chief Strategy and Communications Officer at PwC as she was wrapping up with a regular mentorship session that she offers to her team. If you really want to see change, make some changes to your schedule; allocate time to things that you say are important, such as molding a younger generation of leaders and do something about it.“You have to listen through informal channels. Before I jumped onto this [interview] I was in what I call a coffee chat with about 15 members of my team. I do these three times a week. I open a sign up for 15 people if [they] want to just have coffee and talk for an hour. It is one of my most effective listening channels. It takes time. It takes effort to listen, but if you really pay attention, my team tells me what I need to do. My team tells me how I need to communicate better. They help tell me what steps I need to take to make it better for them. And to help us have more impact on driving our results. But it all starts with taking the time and creating the spaces to listen.” JC leads by example through active listening to her team and their clients, and she does that through her actions as opposed to just rhetoric. In this episode learn more about the ways JC is focusing on stakeholder and audience personalization, a bit about the new partnerships at PwC, the need for good communication in a large organization, the shift in the ways that people are consuming media. Plus, JC provides us with an update on PwC's new strategy more than six months into its launch. Hear more from JC and PwC on this episode of Marketing Trends. Here we go! Main TakeawaysWe have Lost Valuable Strategic-Friction Time in Our Day: Amidst all of the disruption and change in the past couple of years, one of the things many people have lost is their commute time, whether that be flying to meetings in other states, or just driving or walking to the office. That friction in your day, used to allow you to reset yourself a bit in-between parts of your day and parts of your life. Having lost that means losing valuable time to be quiet, and think, and it's important to realize this loss and create intentional space in your day to let your brain wander.Focusing on Stakeholder and Audience Personalization: Stress less about making sure that every single media channel is broadcasting the exact same message. The more you can personalize your messaging for individual stakeholders and for individual audiences, the better. When we talk about personalization, it can mean swapping a customer's name into an email, but really you need to be going much deeper than that.  Curating messages for customers and segments of your audience based on their other interests is the best way to get attention.Evolving Channel Landscape and Consumption: As things change rapidly on the media channel front, it's important even as a large company to stay nimble and willing to try new things and experiment in channels that you are not as familiar with. You can read stories and reports about what the best new tools to use are, but testing it out is the best way to find out what works for your own brand and message.Key Quotes"It all starts with listening, no matter what role I've been in. A I've had like nine lives, nine careers in my time at PwC, but one of the most important things anyone can do in any relationship, personal or professional, is to truly listen and to ask really effective open-ended questions, without judgment, questions without assumptions, embedded assumptions, and to really try to understand what is it that you aspire to do? What are the impediments or obstacles to getting there? What's the opportunity? And then when you've listened to a whole bunch of different data points and a whole bunch of different perspectives, you can start to build.”“You have to listen through informal channels. Before I jumped onto this [interview] I was in what I call a coffee chat with about 15 members of my team. I do these three times a week. I open a sign up for 15 people if [they] want to just have coffee and talk for an hour. It is one of my most effective listening channels. It takes time. It takes effort to listen, but if you really pay attention, my team tells me what I need to do. My team tells me how I need to communicate better. They help tell me what steps I need to take to make it better for them. And to help us have more impact on driving our results. But it all starts with taking the time and creating the spaces to listen.” “We call this the ADAPT framework. There's five forces that are pushing on the world in significant ways. First is Asymmetry. We see asymmetry primarily in the income inequality gap, but you see it in other ways in which you see haves and have nots. D [stands for] disruption that gets at both technological disruption, as well as climate disruption. The second ‘A' in ADAPT is age. In the U.S. we have an aging population; we have fewer workers than we used to and that trend is going to continue. [This means] we are going to have fewer people to work in the workforce. The P is for polarization, I think we all see it's happening within our four walls; it's happening across the globe, but that increased polarization is growing. [Finally,] the T is for trust.”“The more we focus on stakeholder and audience and personalization, the easier it becomes. The team doesn't have to keep recreating stories or recreating what they are that they're doing [across every channel.] We have to just be consistent, simple and measured in terms of how we bring our audiences along.”“Our people are some of our best brand ambassadors. [I want to] make sure that they feel confident, not only in telling our story, but that they are enormous parts of the story. They are executing our story and they're building that strategy every step of the way with us.”“The way people consume information has shifted. That's where we (broadly not just PWC) aren't sure what is going to land and what are the best channels to use. So we are going to try everything. [Example,] the work [we did] with Hulu and streaming is outperforming all of the metrics that we set out for it. We are [even] starting a Tik Tok channel. We are going to go to a whole bunch of different places so that we really can understand how information is being consumed and what is the easiest way to share our messages with people that might be interested in hearing them.”BioJ.C. Lapierre is the U.S. Chief Strategy & Communications Officer for PwC leading communications, marketing, brand, and creative teams with heart. Redefining the industry with the best team and technology to better serve our clients as they seek to build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. Committed to my nieces and nephews, adventuring around the world, upskilling teachers in Kenya with Flying Kites and cycling in Boston's Pan-Mass Challenge to raise funds for cancer research and treatment.---Marketing Trends podcast is brought to you by Salesforce. Discover marketing built on the world's number one CRM: Salesforce. Put your customer at the center of every interaction. Automate engagement with each customer. And build your marketing strategy around the entire customer journey. Salesforce. We bring marketing and engagement together. Learn more at salesforce.com/marketing.

Metal Nerdery
122: AC/DC Side 2: The Brian Johnson Years

Metal Nerdery

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2021 93:38


Not only was BRIAN JOHNSON charged with the extraordinary task of filling the void left behind by the passing of legendary AC/DC lead singer, BON SCOTT, but he also helped to propel the Aussie juggernauts to breathtaking new highs over the span of their extensive ½ century long career.  (Yeah, that's definitely a LONG one!)   Oy! All you Metal Blokes and She-Blokes, it's time to decorate the Holiday Relaxer “tree”, have yourself a holiday appropriate clinky before getting your stockings stuffed and “accidentally” feeding the reindeers those “special” holiday cookies your hippy uncle brought over and JOIN US, because we're talking about Side 2 of AC/DC:  The BRIAN JOHNSON era, on this Metal Nerdery Podcast Christmas Eve Eve Special. Visit www.metalnerdery.com/podcast for more on this episode Leave us a Voicemail to be played on a future episode: 980-666-8182 Metal Nerdery Tees and Hoodies – metalnerdery.com/merch and kindly leave us a review and/or rating on the iTunes/Apple Podcasts - Spotify or your favorite Podcast app Listen on iTunes, Spotify, Podbean, Google Podcasts or wherever you get your Podcasts. Follow us on the Socials: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter Email: metalnerdery@gmail.com Can't be LOUD Enough Playlist on Spotify Show Notes: (00:01):  #letsgetintoit #deepbreath #andbegin ***WELCOME BACK TO THE METAL NERDERY PODCAST!!!*** #noanesthesiaedition #bullshitedition / #MIA #regularpreshowclinkyroster #pinchhitter for the #preshowclinky, brought to you by #Smirnoff #PeppermintTwistVodka #whatwasthat #badRussianaccent #postshotnoisesASMR #howyoudoin #markthetime #fatandjuicy #candycanecome / #tricountymetalnerderybergville / #thisepisodesbeeroftheepisode #perfectsegue #coolGreekfont #AkademiaBrewingCompany #hugebeard (EDIT:  There IS a stoner/doom band called #DrugBeard!!!  Go check that shit out and report back with #backshadowing feedback!!!)  #Robots3Humans0Part2 #skynet and #agoodsour #longone #usecaution #umbrellas #conclusion #backtoyou (04:42):  It's time for #Side2 of #AkkaDakka with Brian Johnson #wrongimpression #coming #justice #puppets #metalogies #ACDC and the different dimensions of AC/DC's sound with Brian Johnson vs Bon Scott (***Be sure to check out our #Side1 episode!!!***) / #TheVoiceMailSegment ***GIVE US A CALL AT 980-666-8182!!!*** #pissingpostASMR #Hail #aww #recordscratch #hey #oy #contactus #messagefromSantaNerdery*** #itsfine  / Adapting your sound with a new front man after the passing of your original front man.  #bigchange ***The #backstory about #BrianJohnson and #Geordie and a fantastic #TomJones #impression #perfectpausemoment #scarvesofmetal / The #tangentional connection between Bon Scott and Brian Johnson #BonApproved #appendicits #metalasfuck / What's a #femalebloke called? #lass #cockney as opposed to #cockknee #imokay #prevomitASMR #aroma #noteven #soup or #bisque or #bolth  (15:00):  The song that began the Brian Johnson era and past #ChristmasMemories tied to the “Back In Black” album #ChristmasTangentionalality #stillholdsup / HELLS BELLS (from “Back In Black”) that's an #evilbellbong / The masters of building dynamics and momentum with riffs #singingaboutdogs / A #recordbreaking #album #adarkershade #interjection with #Fozzy #shoutout and #hail #ADHDASMR #indeedly SHAKE A LEG (and going #backwards through a band's #catalog (from the Brian Johnson era back to the Bon Scott era:  from side 2 to side 1) #backgroundburpASMR #nobullshit #blessin #popularkid #ontopofit and childhood friends who had #metal and #rock #records back in the day. (24:30):  #fortyithanniversary of “For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)” and the irony that it takes SO MUCH longer to record albums today than it did 40 years ago! / The loss of a #tremendous #adcampaign #dickpillanthem #toomuchhardness #naturalboner and #pushingthecart / the subtle #sprinkling of #darkerimagery in the #lyrics and #music / #fairy #angel #dust #justthefeelofit EVIL WALKS #drumstickspinner #itnevergetsold #semi #fiftypercent / #dontdenythepowerof #cannons #fire #putthefingeronme LETS GET IT UP #cleandistortion #letsgetsomebone (32:45): “Flick of the Switch” (coming after 3 incredible albums and tours #backtobacktoback) #onmicburp FLICK OF THE SWITCH ***980-666-8182*** #thatriff #dirtiermix #oldschoolstyle / Comparing “Flick of the Switch” to “Fly on the Wall” and the progress of an artist's development over time / GUNS FOR HIRE #waitforit #awesomeness #bestintroever   (39:20): “Fly on the Wall” and the change in the band's sound and an #offmicburp (re:  the #oldACDCsound vs #thenewACDCsound) #deepcut #MCTentacleChoice SEND FOR THE MAN #yeah and SHAKE YOUR FOUNDATIONS #ayeayeohh / What's up with #Flick, man? (45:03): “Blow Up Your Video” and the further evolution and change in AC/DC's sound (*see also the sound of older vs newer ZZ Top*) HEATSEEKER #anthemrock #itsfine #fartscapesgoesplatinum #onmicburp #deepcut #killersidetwoopener #thatclimb #syncopation NICK OF TIME #hooky / #noteven They still “sound” like themselves but each album sounds just a tad different…  (52:02): “The Razors Edge” #largestASMRever and a recommendation for #sportsvenues to #update their #jockrockplaylist #trackfive MISTRESS FOR CHRISTMAS #deckherhallsswithyourballs #holidaysongs #christmassongs #thewhomadewhodude #notKeithMoon GOT YOU BY THE BALLS #huevos #revveduplikeadouche #jonbonblowmi (59:43):  Fast forward five years… (EDIT:  #WhoMadeWho was kind of a #GreatestHits album and/also a #soundtrack album…***GO CHECK OUT our #soundtrackmetal #episode) / “Ballbreaker” (NOT #ballbuster)  and the return to the #classiclineup of #AkkaDakka HARD AS A ROCK #erectionballs #verydrymix and an #offmicburp CAUGHT WITH YOUR PANTS DOWN #whynot #weirdmix #ultracompressed #gated #nobreathingroom #letitringout #armchairfeedbackASMR #wheresthestank? #wedidnot #soweird (1:07:07):  Another five years… “Stiff Upper Lip” #onmicburp #gettingolder #taketimeoff #justgrabone #southparksnooky (#JerseyWhores from the #JerseyShore) #killersidetwoopener CAN'T STOP ROCK N ROLL (and a return to the #oldschoolproduction) ***Everything that's old is new again…*** and #watchingyourwords #iknowwhatyoumean (1:12:37):  Fast forward eight years… “Black Ice” #foursides #doublealbum #markthetime #thatsafuckingbigone #organic #nonmeat #tofuislikemeth #veganassassins #crickets BIG JACK and #theformula and #numerocinco WAR MACHINE / Staying in your own #artistic #wheelhouse and/or #lane and utilizing your own #palette (***Can you imagine AC/DC #unplugged!?***)  (1:21:24):  “Rock or Bust” (it's AC/DC's #RIB) #dangole #ballsofwar #flancack DOGS OF WAR #misheardlyrics #fortythanniversary / #drinkingisstilldrugusage / #deepandcreepy “Power Up” DEMON FIRE and WITCH'S SPELL #coolbasseffect #usethoseheadphones / #afterAxl and the #justification for the #anticipation behind the release of “Power Up” /***THANK YOU FOR JOINING US!!!*** #albumdive #comingsoon #pissfilledballs / #MerryChristmasEveEve  #MerryChristmas and #HappyHolidaysASMR #noKISSrecords #enjoyyourtime #dontfuckthereindeer #turnitoffnow #ohboy #itsallbullshit

The Swyx Mixtape
Adapting Wheel of Time to Screen [Brandon Sanderson]

The Swyx Mixtape

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2021 13:09


Watch the Intentionally Blank podcast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dnbmku3lFmg (20mins in)

Human Potential At Work
E293: Adapting, Overcoming and Thriving- With Ali Ingersoll

Human Potential At Work

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2021 35:30


Ali Ingersoll, Executive Board Member of Alliance of Disability Advocates of North Carolina (ADANC), joins the program to discuss her journey, which includes becoming a disability advocate after a shallow water diving accident left her in a wheelchair in her late 20's. Ali reveals why she decided to become a board member of Billion Strong, and some of the ways that she will be contributing to the global community. 

Fit Mother Project Podcast
Dr. A Talks - Adapting to Weather: How To Change Your Health Routines With the Seasons

Fit Mother Project Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2021 13:54


Episode 5 of the Fit Mother Project Podcast is all about adapting to weather and how different kinds of environmental pressures impact our health routines. When winter sets in, it gets dark earlier and the temperature drops. And for those in areas where things get really cold, wintertime is when a lot of people get into trouble with their health. They're often less active. They're not outside as much. They're eating more sugary foods. But, these are symptoms, not the root cause.  It's a symptom of people not being able to adapt their health routines to the new changes and pressures of a colder climate in a darker environment.  But you can adapt your health routine to deal with any kind of weather! In this episode you'll learn:  How to establish a personal health routine. How to adjust that routine as your environment changes. Why you need to focus on sleep, movement, and nutrition — and how to do it. The importance of vitamin D and how to get more of it. How to navigate the holiday season. And so much more! So, if you want to get the most from your health and fitness efforts, listen to this episode on adapting to weather, take some notes, and check out https://store.fitmotherproject.com/collections/programs/products/fit-mother-30x (FM30X)! What is FM30X?FM30X is a simple, sustainable, and specific weight loss program that is designed especially for busy women over 40. With short metabolic training workouts, an easy-to-follow meal plan, and an accountability team that is there for you at every step, FM30X can help you lose 30, 40, or even 50+ lbs — even if you've never picked up a weight in your life.  https://store.fitmotherproject.com/collections/programs/products/fit-mother-30x (Click here) to see what you get when you join the FM30X program today! If you loved what you heard on the Fit Mother Project Podcast, please follow, rate, and review it on https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fit-mother-project-podcast/id1594933662 (Apple Podcasts). REVIEW GIVEAWAY! WIN ONE MONTHS SUPPLY OF SUPER FUEL WHEY OR VEGAN PROTEIN To take part, simply write a review at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fit-mother-project-podcast/id1594933662 (Apple Podcasts), post a screenshot of your review on your IG stories, and tag us (@fitmotherproject) along with two of your friends! You can also listen to the show on: https://open.spotify.com/show/0fiCrs6XazXxDwNNqhbzAP?si=1d2a73c79a224517 (Spotify) https://music.amazon.com/podcasts/8ae9412f-a1d6-408c-8fd1-767b88d7a2b4/fit-mother-project-podcast (Amazon Music) https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5jYXB0aXZhdGUuZm0vZml0LW1vdGhlci1wcm9qZWN0Lw (Google Podcasts) And don't forget to subscribe to our https://www.youtube.com/c/FitMotherProject (YouTube Channel) and follow us on https://www.instagram.com/fitmotherproject/ (Instagram), https://www.facebook.com/fitmotherproject (Facebook), https://twitter.com/fitmotherproj (Twitter), and https://www.linkedin.com/company/fit-mother-project (LinkedIn)!

Tip of the Tongue
Tip of the Tongue 107: The Restaurant Industry—Adapting to COVID

Tip of the Tongue

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2021 33:43


Tip of the Tongue is a podcast on the Nitty Grits Network of the National Food & Beverage Foundation (NatFAB). The podcast host, Liz Williams, is the Founder of NatFAB and the Southern Food & Beverage Museum. In each episode Liz has a far-reaching 30 minute conversation with a food expert, practitioner, chef, home cook, author, farmer, manufacturer, artist, or almost anyonewho can elucidate some aspect of culinary culture. And the intersection of food and drink with culture provides possibilities that reflect the endless ways that food touches every aspect of our lives. We are all joined together by our need to eat. And Tip of the Tongue explores our common humanity whether by examining the past, aesthetics, economics, issues of race and gender, waste, hunger, war, and so much more. And by recording and disseminating these expansive conversations she is creating a document that reflects and embraces the culture of food during our time.

Establish The Run NBA
Episode 137: Steph breaks the 3 record, will COVID spoil Christmas games?

Establish The Run NBA

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2021 38:18


Oh boy, we've got a huge show today! Mike Gallagher and Drew Dinkmeyer talk in detail about the current state of the league and how COVID is impacting it. They look at what changes you need to make when betting in a COVID world, plus whether the NBA's Christmas Day slate of games is in danger. Oh, and Steph Curry broke the NBA record for most 3-pointers. That happened, and the guys discuss how Steph Curry has changed the game of Basketball.   Timestamps   COVID sweeps the league (1:57) | Adapting betting strategies through COVID absences (12:14) | Impact on NBA's Christmas schedule (15:44) | Klay back before the end of the year (20:27) | Steph Curry's impact on Basketball (21:55) | Grizzlies playing great without Ja Morant (26:08) | Damian Lillard's fantasy sell window (30:58) | Let's discuss Alperen Şengün (34:14) |

ILTA
Fresh Voices of Legal Tech (Europe) - Episode 6: Nicola Graham

ILTA

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2021 42:19


For Episode #6 of the Europe edition of Fresh Voices of Legal Tech, Mercedes Oppon-Kusi, ILTA Community Manager - Europe, and Leanne Williams, founder of InclusiTech and Business Analyst, sit down with Nicola Graham, Co-Founder & Managing Director at Simplify Change Ltd to chat about Adapting to Accelerating Technology Change. They chat about the industry landscape of change management, Nicola's career, life hacks, and so much more.   About the Series For 2021, the Europe edition of Fresh Voices of Legal Tech is a collaboration between ILTA and InclusiTech with the intention of sharing the different career opportunities in the tech industry that can be accessible for all. Each episode of the podcast will discuss our thoughts and views on the latest hot topics and feature someone from the tech industry to give us a little insight into their role.

Stark Reflections on Writing and Publishing
EP 225 - Writing Personal Experience in Fiction with Ami Sands Brodoff

Stark Reflections on Writing and Publishing

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2021 58:04


Mark interviews Ami Sands Brodoff, the award-winning author of three novels and two story collections about her latest book, The Sleep of Apples and the stories and books she has written over the years. Prior to the main content, Mark discusses recent comments, welcomes new patron Jared Nelson, shares a personal update, and a word about this episode's sponsor. You can learn more about how you can get your work distributed to retailers and library systems around the world at starkreflections.ca/Findaway. In their conversation Mark and Ami talk about: Ami as a "late-bloomer" writer who had worked on a number of short stories for years before working on a novel The encouragement, including a nomination for The Pushcart Prize that happened early on with Ami's first published story Being invited to The Algonquin Hotel in New York for lunch with some editors Asking herself is this the career I want to be doing no matter what The related anchor job that Ami had for guaranteed writing money coming in while she did freelance work Adapting real-life circumstances into her first novel, Can You See Me? How the stories in The Sleep of Apples are linked by a neighborhood, whereas in a previous collection, it was a theme that unified the stories The concept of neighborhoods in cities like Montreal and New York The amazing critical acclaim for The Sleep of Apples and how publicist can snowball Various workshops that Ami has lead over the years Tapping into the stories that other people want to share and tell Advice Ami would have for beginning writers And more... After the interview Mark reflects on the idea of how publicist can snowball, or how a lot of hard work can lead to those "viral" things.   Links of Interest: Ami Sands Brodoff Website EP 223 - Love, Only Better with Paulette Stout The Canadian Mounted Patreon for Stark Reflections The Relaxed Author Buy eBook Direct Buy Audiobook Direct Publishing Pitfalls for Authors An Author's Guide to Working with Libraries & Bookstores Wide for the Win Mark's Canadian Werewolf Books This Time Around (Short Story) A Canadian Werewolf in New York Stowe Away (Novella) Fear and Longing in Los Angeles Fright Nights, Big City Lover's Moon   Ami Sands Brodoff is the award-winning author of three novels and two story collections. Her latest novel-in-stories, The Sleep of Apples, centres on 9 closely-linked characters confronting crises related to mental illness, mortality--sooner rather than later--and gender identity. Ami's novel, In Many Waters, grapples with our world-wide refugee crisis. The White Space Between, which focuses on a mother and daughter struggling with the impact of the Holocaust won The Canadian Jewish Book Award for Fiction. Bloodknots, a volume of thematically-linked stories was a finalist for the ReLit Award. Ami leads workshops for teens, adults, and seniors. She has taught writing to formerly incarcerated women and to people grappling with mental illness. Ami has been awarded fellowships to Yaddo, the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Ragdale Foundation, and St. James Cavalier Arts Centre for Creativity (Malta). Ami lives in Montreal with her partner, children and high energy Brittany Spaniel Xeno.   The introductory, end, and bumper music for this podcast (“Laser Groove”) was composed and produced by Kevin MacLeod of www.incompetech.com and is Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 

Diet Dropout - A Fresh Take On Fitness
Ep. 148 - Adapting To The Changing Times and Trends with Anthony Mendez

Diet Dropout - A Fresh Take On Fitness

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2021 20:53


In this episode I chat with @mendezfitness Anthony Mendez. He's consulted for companies that generate over 2 Billion in sales. Co-Host of the. Sweat It Out Podcast, Owner of the FitPro Agency. In this episode we break down: 1. How to adapt to the changing times 2. The latest trends in the online space and why it important to adapt. Loved our conversation!  Follow Anthony - Click HERE Click here to join the Fit to Forty program- Click here Make sure to rate and review if you enjoyed this episode!

Everybody Pulls The Tarp
Chris Kanik: The Chemist, Comedian, & CEO

Everybody Pulls The Tarp

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2021 23:44


This week Andrew talks to the entrepreneur behind a product Time Magazine named one of the best inventions of 2021. Chris Kanik is the CEO & Founder of Smart Cups, a technology company that created the world's first printed beverage.  Chris took his first chemistry class at age 10 and started working in a research lab when he was 12.  A few years later, his career pivoted to an unexpected place—standup comedy. Chris spent 7 years as a stand up comedian and performed at many of the top comedy clubs across the United States. Today, Chris says his experience as a comedian makes him a better CEO. His story is a powerful example of what's possible when you push your limits, work hard, and step outside your comfort zone.Show highlights:1:50 - Explanation of Smart Cups technology & printable beverages5:37 - Validating the idea for the product6:52 - "Everyday is a grind"7:08 - Life is not linear7:30 - First chemistry class and working in a lab at age 127:50 - Pivoting career to standup comedy8:15 - Initial idea and prototype for Smart Cups 9:23 - Not your conventional chemist9:45 - Operating with a chip on your shoulder10:17 - Childhood meeting with Dwayne Johnson 11:31 - Why science was a means to a better life for Chris12:19 - Role of teachers and staff at school advocating for Chris15:34 - Adapting experience as a comedian to be a better CEO15:45 - Power of storytelling, communication, and adaptability17:06 - How to observe body language and adapt your message18:00 - Enthusiasm is the key to engagement18:50 - Communication style as CEO20:23 - Loyalty as a leader20:38 - Decision to make sanitizer to save staff jobs during pandemic21:41 - Leading by exampleBe sure to subscribe & leave a review for the show in your favorite podcast app.Sign up for e-mails to keep up with the podcast at everybodypullsthetarp.com/newsletter!Please tell your friends about Everybody Pulls The Tarp on social media and be sure to tag Andrew in your posts @andrewmoses123 (Instagram) and @andrewHmoses (Twitter).Follow Andrew on IG: @AndrewMoses123 and Twitter:@andrewhmoses

Movements with Steve Addison
264 NPL South Asia - Nathan Shank

Movements with Steve Addison

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2021 31:23


George Robinson talks to Nathan Shank about the 4-Fields strategy and what it will take to get to NoPlaceLeft in South Asia.George trains movement pioneers at SEBTS.Related: How one Seminary is Adapting to Train Movement Pioneers.

Living in a Materiae World
Kelly Kovack : Adapting to the ever-changing trends of the beauty industry

Living in a Materiae World

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2021 35:10


Kelly Kovack, founder of BeautyMatter,  shares how she has continuously reinvented her long-standing beauty career. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Current
Why inflation is on the rise and how some Canadians are adapting their shopping habits to it

The Current

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2021 17:26


Canada's inflation rate hit an 18-year high of 4.7 per cent in October. As a result, the prices of everyday products are on the rise. Armine Yalnizyan, Atkinson Fellow on the Future of Workers and a columnist at the Toronto Star, explains why inflation is on the rise, and some Canadians highlight how their shopping habits have changed as a result.

SICOP Talks Winter Ops
Episode 54: Calgary-Adapting to winter service challenges

SICOP Talks Winter Ops

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2021 33:36


The City of Calgary, Alberta, Canada has had to adapt to a variety of circumstances from changing weather patterns to changes in mobility needs and travel patterns brought on by the Pandemic.  These challenges are not unique as cities, counties, states, and countries who provide winter service can attest.  This heightens the relevance of the upcoming PIARC World Winter Service and Road Resilience Congress is “Adapting to a Changing World” being hosted virtually be the City of Calgary and Canada.  https://www.piarc-calgary2022.org Learn more about how Calgary is addressing these issues from Troy McLeod, Director of Roads at the City of Calgary as he describes their approach to winter service and road resilience as they adapt to these changing conditions.Find out more about the City of Calgary Roads program and specifically about their programs dealing with winter snow and ice control through their website at this link: https://www.calgary.ca/transportation/roads/roads.html 

The Passionate DJ Podcast
Episode 224: The Great DJ Hardware Shortage (& What To Do About It)

The Passionate DJ Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2021 93:39


Today, we present our most informative and actionable podcast episode of the entire year. Return guest Alex Pyatetsky, CEO of The DJ Hookup, brings insider industry knowledge... to help us understand the supply shortages plaguing us all. If you appreciate those old-school episodes of the Passionate DJ Podcast, with highly-researched bullet points and teachable moments, you'll love today's show. We Talk About: ========================= ⓪① | 00:00:00 | Introduction ⓪② | 00:02:58 | Alex & The DJ Hookup ⓪③ | 00:05:08 | What's Been Happening (So Far) ⓪④ | 00:12:47 | Unavailability of Components ⓪⑤ | 00:17:25 | "Couldn't You See It Coming?" ⓪⑥ | 00:30:09 | Supply & Demand vs. Pandemic ⓪⑦ | 00:33:48 | How Society is Adapting ⓪⑧ | 00:38:20 | The Re-Opening ⓪⑨ | 00:42:30 | Freeze Austin, Fire in Taiwan ①⓪ | 00:44:36 | Industry Reactions ①① | 00:49:56 | https://PassionateDJ.com/merch

Historically Thinking: Conversations about historical knowledge and how we achieve it
Episode 237: A Brave and Cunning Prince, or, Following the Evidence Where It Leads

Historically Thinking: Conversations about historical knowledge and how we achieve it

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2021 74:23


At about 8 in the morning on March 22, 1622, warriors of the chiefdoms making up the Powhatan confederacy attacked the settlements of the colony of Virginia. By nightfall, the devastating attacks had killed between a quarter and a third of the English settlers, destroyed many settlements and farms—including their food supplies, and forced the survivors to take shelter in fortified locations where they were unable to grow their food because of groups of warriors who continued the attack. Suddenly, just when Virginia seemed to be on the verge of success, it was thrown back into the position where it had been 13 years before when it was just a few hundred people within the palisade surrounding the settlement of Jamestown—under attack, and on the verge of the starvation. It was the beginning of a brutal war that would last for years, the second fought between the native of Virginia and the English interlopers. With me to explain the long life of the man who planned the attack of 1622 is James Horn, President and Chief Officer of the Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation, which is affiliated with Preservation Virginia, a private non-profit organization and a leader in historic preservation. Horn is the author of numerous books, from Adapting to a New World: English Society in the Seventeenth Century Chesapeake, to his most recent A Brave and Cunning Prince: The Great Chief Opechancanough and the War for America. While this is conversation will be about one of the most critical moments in the history of North America, and about one of its most fascinating unknown personalities, it's also a conversation in our continuing series on historical thinking. As you'll see, James Horn's book deals with many questions of evidence. And evidence is the answer to the question “How do I know what I claim to know about my question?” As you'll hear, that is a question that James Horn had to ask himself many times as he worked on this book. For Further Investigation A Land as God Made It: Jamestown and the Birth of America  A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of Roanoke 1619: Jamestown and the Forging of American Democracy Opechancanough--his biography in the Encyclopedia Virginia Historic Jamestowne

Marketing Trends
The Marketing Behind Cloud Banking Solutions with Jonathan Rowe, CMO nCino

Marketing Trends

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2021 45:44


A good customer experience requires more than just making the sale. It's taking a look and analyzing every little detail that pushes them further and further down the funnel... If you design it the right way, the customer experience should be serving the customer first while giving you the conversions you desire. As an experienced marketer Jonathan Rowe, the CMO of nCino, a cloud banking solutions company, has welcomed the challenge of working in a highly regulated industry, servicing big banks.  “From a customer perspective, make sure that they're getting the most value from what they purchased from your product. That's being proactive and giving them that information. It's making sure you can add. We work with our institutions. I've had marketing conversations with CMOs of banks, just because they want to learn some of our best practices. [Think] how can your organization go above and beyond. And then help infuse your brand with your customers; make them help sell your product.”On this episode of Marketing Trends, Jonathan looks back at the exponential growth that he experienced at nCino. He looks back at his academic roots that he says laid the foundation for him that helped spur that growth. But behind the numbers and metrics, what separates nCino and its marketing department from its competitors is its company culture, and Jonathan and I dive into how he's built a culture, what pillars he leans on and how he thinks about hiring and recruiting talent. Learn more about the way he approaches team building, thought leadership, and good communication up next on Marketing Trends. Main TakeawaysTransitioning from Academia to Marketing: The skills that it takes to be a great academician are more transferable to a career in marketing than you might first think. When you look at marketing as ‘education' things begin to fall into place. Even if you're not in academics, looking at the craft of marketing from a slightly different perspective, instead of just focusing on converting customers, maybe a focus on educating them will actually drive more conversions.Looking Like a Billion-Dollar Brand: Even if you're at the very beginning of your business journey as a start-up, fake it till you make it! Presenting your brand like a top-dollar player from day one sets a tone of excellence for your team, your business, and your customers. Everything you do, every piece of communication, marketing materials, conversations, and attitude all should reflect the top-dollar attitude you want at your company.Use the Channels and Communication Styles your Customers Prefer: Maybe long emails don't perform well anymore by marketing industry standards, but maybe your customers, in your niche market, still like to receive and read longer messages in their inbox. Adapting your marketing channels and even messaging for your audience shows them that you're listening and will only enrich your interactions with them.Key Quotes“'I never expected an academic background to transfer to a startup and now high growth company. But marketing is really about educating, right? You're educating a lot of stakeholders, whether it's partners, whether it's potential clients, whether it's customers, whether it's investors, whether it's your employees. And so that to me was a very early realization that really it's about education.”“First and foremost, who are you selling to? Make sure you understand your target market. It sounds so simple, but when you understand who you're selling to, you can then ask yourself the next two or three questions, which is, ‘Where do those people go? What do they look at? What are their interests?' And that's even before you get to, ‘What is your message?'”“‘Everything we do represents a billion-dollar brand.' I literally put that on the wall because I think this is true of anybody, even if you're a small business. What do you aspire to be? How do you want your employees thinking about every day when they walk in or take a phone call or make a product or do a service delivery, how do you want them thinking about your business? One of the things you realize in marketing is you don't own the brand.  You're a steward of the brand. You may help set direction for the brand, but your employees own the brand, your customers own the brand. All your partners are invited like all these different people. In those early years, I wanted us to look and feel like a billion-dollar company.” “[Go] back to understanding your audience, what channels do they engage with? In a lot of industries, you may say, ‘I'm not going to write a document that's longer than two pages because nobody's going to read it.' That's true universally, but I think in banking, folks are still reading a good deal of information. They also like research; so for us, from a customer perspective [how can we] be a thought leader. It's really understanding our ability to not go to a bank and say, Hey, we know how to do things better than you, because obviously you never want to do that. But to go in, challenge and share research and share data, because now it's your point. Now that we've built up 1100 customers, we're learning a lot about the industry. And how do we share that back to the point about what we talked about with Salesforce, kind of creating these, this community of raving and nCino fans, where again, we entered an industry where a lot of the banks are competitors and they used to never talk to each other. And here we are, you know, almost 10 years later.” “From a customer perspective, one, make sure that they're getting the most value from what they purchased from your product. That's being proactive and giving them that information. It's making sure you can add. We actually work with our institutions. I've had marketing conversations with CMOs of banks, just because they want to learn some of our best practices. [Think] how can your organization go above and beyond. And then help infuse your brand with your customers; make them help sell your product.”BioJonathan Rowe serves as nCino's Chief Marketing Officer, helping fuel growth for the worldwide leader in cloud banking. Jonathan and the Marketing Team are responsible for the Company's global branding, public relations, conferences, creative design, digital, and product marketing functions. Jonathan also oversees nCino's Recruiting Team and all employer and culture branding initiatives. A year-one nCino employee, Jonathan has been instrumental in establishing the nCino brand and leading the Company's marketing functions globally.Prior to joining nCino, Jonathan was a professor in the Cameron School of Business and Director of the Entrepreneurship Center at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He holds a Bachelor of Science in International Marketing from UNC Wilmington, a Master of Business Administration from Babson College and a Ph.D. in Business Administration and Management from the University of Auckland.---Marketing Trends podcast is brought to you by Salesforce. Discover marketing built on the world's number one CRM: Salesforce. Put your customer at the center of every interaction. Automate engagement with each customer. And build your marketing strategy around the entire customer journey. Salesforce. We bring marketing and engagement together. Learn more at salesforce.com/marketing.

My Favorite Mistake
CEO Brent Cassity Trusted His Dad and Ended Up in Prison for Fraud and Conspiracy

My Favorite Mistake

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2021 51:40


Show notes: https://www.markgraban.com/mistake124 My guest for Episode #124 of the My Favorite Mistake podcast is Brent Cassity, author of the new book Nightmare Success: Loyalty, Betrayal, Life Behind Bars, Adapting, and Finally Breaking Free: A Memoir. Brent also has a podcast – “Nightmare Success In and Out,” which explores the stories of inmates who were in and now out of prison. Brent was a CEO of a national company, Forever Enterprises, that was recognized in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, TIME, FORTUNE, to name a few. HBO did a documentary on their company titled “The Young and the Dead” that spawned the dramatic series “Six Feet Under” – a highly acclaimed series that I really enjoyed. As it says in his bio, Brent “had it all and lost it all…” as what happened led to Brent and his family's story (and the story of their company National Prearranged Services Inc. (NPS) — being an episode of CNBC's “American Greed” documentary series. In today's episode, Brent tells his “favorite mistake” story about how trusting his dad, who had already been convicted for fraud, led to him getting into a lot of hot water with the feds… with many lessons learned in the process that he's kind enough to share with us today. We talk about that story and other topics including: Was your dad forthcoming about that first conviction? Was the CNBC story that accurate? Crimes and intent vs mistakes?? What the five rules that helped you survive prison that can be used in everyday life? What happens when your worst fear becomes your reality? Nothing is ever as bad as your mind makes it out to be. What has your life been like since you got out of prison? Please follow, rate, and review via Apple Podcasts or Podchaser or your favorite app — that helps others find this content and you'll be sure to get future episodes as they are released weekly. You can also become a financial supporter of the show through Anchor.fm. You can now sign up to get new episodes via email, to make sure you don't miss an episode. This podcast is part of the Lean Communicators network. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/favorite-mistake/support

The MS Gym Podcast
RAISING YOUNG CHILDREN WHEN YOU HAVE MS: with Julie Stamm, Author, MS Advocate, Mother

The MS Gym Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2021 35:44


This episode welcomes Julie Stamm, author, MS advocate, and proud mom of Jack to the podcast. Julie, who wrote the recently-released book, Some Days, A Tale of Love, Ice Cream and My Mom's Chronic Illness, shares with us her insight on raising a young child while having MS. Her thought-provoking book, written from a child's perspective, proves that through a child's eyes, things may not be exactly as they seem, and the pressure you may be putting on yourself to perform for your child is likely an unrealistic, self-imposed expectation. We hope you walk away from this episode with an enlightened feeling of relief, knowing that in the end, all your child needs is your time and your love. EPISODE NOTES - About Julie's book, Some Days - The fears that come with pregnancy when you have MS - How she and her son view "bad days" differently - Turning obstacles into games - Teaching your child resilience - How the book is uniquely from a child's perspective - Teaching your child that "everyone has something" - Explaining MS to your child - Incorporating your disability into fun - Adapting how you play with your child based on your current symptoms - The importance of talking to your child - The things your child will and won't remember - Whether to disclose your disease from your child or not - Teaching about disability/chronic illness and empathy in the classroom - Customizing the cover of her book - Book #2 coming out next Fall...Book #3 the following Fall. - Julie's advice to pregnant moms and women considering having children LINKS: Some Days, A Tale of Love, Ice Cream and My Mom's Chronic Illness Motion Censor Night Light The MS Gym Instagram - @themsgym Website - www.themsgym.com Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/TheMSGym/?ref=share Brooke Slick Instagram - @brooke.slick Website - www.brookeslick.com

Beyond the Image Podcast
BTI #316: Create Your Career Plan with Mark Herschberg

Beyond the Image Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2021 41:57


I recently had the chance to read the book, “The Career Toolkit.” The reason this book really resonated with me is because of my journey transitioning from within the corporate world and then out of the corporate world. As an entrepreneur this should mean everything to you. Where is it you want to take your career? What is it that you want to build in this career path? What are the tools that you need in order to achieve these goals. In this episode, I have the author himself, Mark Herschberg, who is a CTO, an MIT instructor, author, and speaker. “Your career plan is not just your title.” IN THIS EPISODE How Mark ended up where he is now when he started as an engineer and physicist. What skills companies are saying they want in employees. Why are these skills not being taught? Adapting to consumer demand. The disconnect in schools. The importance of setting a career plan. Misunderstandings about career plans. Reasons people don't make career plans and how to overcome them. Why you should create dynamic tools and review them often. How to create a business plan and how often you should go back to it. Mark's app and how it can help you. Connect with Mark Website: www.thecareertoolkitbook.com Share this podcast with a friend and remember to leave a 5-star review!  For more, visit jamespatrick.com

East Meets West Hunt
Ep. 219: The Hunt for Stickers - A Boone & Crockett Pennsylvania Public Land Big Woods Mountain Buck with Joe Martonik

East Meets West Hunt

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2021 99:00


On this episode of the East Meets West Hunt podcast, Beau Martonik is joined by his Dad, Joe Martonik. Joe is well-known locally for consistently killing mature bucks every single year with a bow on public land in Pennsylvania. This year, he shot a once-in-a-lifetime mountain buck after 6 years of history with the buck and over 21 days of continuous hunting for him this season alone. We discuss finding this deer years ago, attempting to find his core area, adapting in the middle of the season, still-hunting him from the ground, staying mobile, and the setup for the final encounter.   Topics: Finding “Stickers” only in the summer back to 2016 Trying to find his core area  Shed hunting and spring scouting Adapting and relocating him Full draw on the ground (twice) Staying mobile in the saddle The final encounter   Resources: Instagram:   @eastmeetswesthunt @beau.martonik   Facebook:    East Meets West Outdoors   https://www.eastmeetswesthunt.com/   YouTube: Beau Martonik - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQJon93sYfu9HUMKpCMps3w   Shop new apparel!  https://www.eastmeetswesthunt.com/shop   Amazon Influencer Page https://www.amazon.com/shop/beau.martonik   Partners: Spartan Forge Forged in combat and tailored for hunters, Spartan Forge stands at the nexus of Machine Learning and White-tailed Deer hunting to deliver truly intuitive and science-based products that save the hunter time spent scouting, planning, and executing their hunts. Check out the Spartan Forge app for deer movement predictions based on millions of data points for your area, as well as incredible GPS mapping! Save 20% with coupon code eastmeetswest at spartanforge.ai www.spartanforge.ai GoWild GoWild is a free social community built by hunters, for hunters. Use the code EASTMEETSWEST to save 10% off of all hunting gear on the website. https://timetogowild.com/share/eastmeetswest Heather's Choice Healthy, great-tasting, dehydrated meals for the backcountry. Use code eastmeetswest to get free shipping on ALL orders.  http://lddy.no/7og2 Maven Optics Top quality binoculars, spotting scopes and rifle scopes for your hunts from east to west. Use the code eastmeetswest-gift to get a free gift with your next order! https://mavenbuilt.com/ MTN OPS MTN OPS is the leader in providing science based supplements to help you train inside and conquer more outside. Use the code BEAUFREESHIP for free shipping on all orders.  https://glnk.io/mw0/beaumartonik TETHRD The Tethrd Team has created the ultimate tree saddle hunting setup. The Phantom Saddle and Predator Platform system is truly the culmination of ideas & input from thousands of dedicated tree saddle hunting fanatics around the world.  https://tethrdnation.com/

Edwin Morgan Ogoe
HONOUR BY ADAPTING (SHINE! SERVICE)

Edwin Morgan Ogoe

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 158:34


Preached at the SHINE! SERVICE, MACHANEH CATHEDRAL

WSJ Tech News Briefing
How Spies Are Adapting in a Tech-Filled World

WSJ Tech News Briefing

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 14:54


Surveillance cameras, biometrics and smartphone data all make it harder for spies to remain in the shadows. National-security reporter Warren Strobel joins host Zoe Thomas to discuss why technology is a blessing and a curse to spycraft, and how intelligence agencies like the CIA are adapting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Driven By with Sam Coates
Positioned To Win. Explosive Growth In American Manufacturing with Andrew Green

Driven By with Sam Coates

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2021 65:01


Before we get started, I want to share a few things about the value with this week's episode. Over the last 20+ months, the world has been in a unique place. There's been a record number of people quitting their jobs, and our country's supply chain has been challenged in extreme ways. Even with these challenges, there are men and women across the United States committed to buckling down and producing the things we utilize daily. Even with all of these obstacles, there has been tremendous demand and increased opportunity. My guest today is Andrew Green. Andrew Green is CEO of Parkway Products. Parkway is a national injection molding company across the United States and Mexico. After spending the first 16 years of his career with the multi-billion dollar publicly listed company Sonoco Andrew decided to take a different path where he wanted to take some risks and become a CEO one day. This is a jam-packed high-value episode where you'll learn: What it's like having a significant life experience and re-evaluating is this the path you want to be on the rest of your life.   What about the people that have a passion for manufacturing. Without us, the service economy wouldn't exist.   There's a benefit of being backed by private equity. When the model works, you can't grow fast enough.   Adapting to change. Why robotics and automation creates more opportunity for those willing to learn and evolve   And much more! Please enjoy this week's episode with Andrew Green! Links: https://www.parkwayproducts.com/ https://www.sonoco.com/ quitting their jobs: https://www.forbes.com/sites/jackkelly/2021/11/15/weve-become-a-nation-of-quitters-44-million-americans-left-their-jobs-in-september/?sh=55ab01b6893e supply chain issues: https://www.businessinsider.com/supply-chain-crisis-when-it-will-be-over-end-2021-11 injection molding: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Injection_moulding