Category Archives: Podcast

215 — Alexander Johnstone

Podcast Summary:

I first learned of Alexander through his candid blog post a few months ago. It was entitled, “The Transition From Founder To CEO.” Since Alexander helps small business leaders grow their businesses, I took note of his own sharing on the struggle from Founder to CEO and thought it would be great to have him on the show. He did not disappoint. He’s a smart, savvy leader who also shares the struggle many of us have…delegation. Let me know what you think.

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214 — Darrin Murriner

Podcast Summary:

Many of you tell me that building and developing your team is your number one challenge as a Founder. There are many tools that can help you with this monumental task. Until Darrin Murriner and his team at Cloverleaf came along, no one really aggregated the enormous amount of information we collect on our teams in a way that is useful. I personally love what the Cloverleaf team is doing. With its dashboard view of your entire team, you’ll be able to lead your team with greater ease and more effectiveness.

Darrin is also a veteran Founder. So, what does the leader that is helping other leaders get self-aware know about himself? His background growing up in poverty has shaped him to be a bit more risk averse. How does a risk averse Founder overcome this mindset and grow his startup? Listen and find out what you can do about risk aversion from Darrin’s story and tips.

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213 — Todd Uterstaedt

Podcast Summary:

We learned a lot from our Founder podcast guests this past year. From a two time Olympian, 27 year veteran, Emmy award winner, New York Times best selling author, and many more, we learned that there is no one, perfect path from Founder to CEO. So,  in order to help you digest some of the biggest insights from our most downloaded episodes, I am happy to share with you:

The Top 10 Most Downloaded Episodes of 2017.

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212 — Adam Braun

Podcast Summary:

Adam Braun may be best known for his New York Times Bestselling Book, “The Promise of a Pencil,” and the incredible organization he and his team created, Pencils of Promise, where hundreds of schools were built around the world.

What you may not know is that Adam has set out on another mission with the similar theme of democratizing education. With his wife as an inspiration, Adam and his Co-founder have assembled an incredible team that hopes to reduce the burden of college debt and empower a new generation of men and women with an education built for the 21st Century.

In this interview, Adam and I talk about his continuing journey from Founder to CEO:

  • how he is attempting to change education with MissionU
  • how he approaches leading a very different type of organization
  • how he has learned to trust a team of experts
  • what he learned about himself during his most recent 360 degree feedback leadership evaluation and how this information is helping him scale MissionU

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