Scaling A Business with Robin Throckmorton

This week Mike is back and he is talking to Robin Throckmorton about being an entrepreneur.  If you own a business you don’t want to miss this one. Robin is the Founder and President of Strategic HR.  She shares her insights and lessons learned about starting as a solo-prenuer, and how she scaled her business […]

Looking At Things Differently To Make A Greater Impact with Clare Blankemeyer and Jessica Baron

We can choose to be our best selves, even when it imperils our lives.

This week’s episode is inspiring and has many great lessons on impact as Jessica Baron takes the mic to talk to mover and shaker Clare Zlatic Blankemeyer, the Vice President of Strategic Initiatives for the Mayerson Foundation and President of Impact 100. Among many topics, they discuss how thinking about problems from a different perspective […]

Why Does Pete Blackshaw Think Cincinnati Is The Best Place In The Country For A Start-Up?

If you're not aware of the possibilities, you get passed by.

This week, Mike talks to Pete Blackshaw, the CEO of Cintrifuse, a startup incubator created by P&G, Kroger, Western & Southern and other major entities in the Greater Cincinnati region.   It is obvious that one thing they share is their enthusiasm for opportunities in the Cincinnati region for business.   Listen to the episode now: […]

Letting Go Of Your Mistakes And The Plague Of Shame With Haley Hunt

Coming to terms with events of the past, letting go of self-imposed shame, and being an authentic leader.

This week, Mike’s conversation with Haley Hunt, Host of Jerseys and Heels: The Podcast is about coming to terms with events of the past, letting go of self-imposed shame, and being an authentic leader.   Listen to the episode now: In this fun and down-to-earth episode you will hear:  How and why Haley started Jerseys and […]

Scheeler Promoted to Centennial EVP; Alexander Joins as VP

Centennial Talent Strategy and Executive Search has promoted Becky Scheeler to Executive Vice President and has added Durran Alexander as Vice President of Client Engagement. Scheeler joined Centennial in 2008, as an Executive Search Consultant. She was most recently Centennial’s Vice President of Client Engagement, working to grow the firm’s global clients through their executive […]

Tactical Wisdom From A Great Career With Master Of Organizational Development, Michael Glenn

The true value of a surgeon is not how well the surgeon cuts.  It’s how well the patient heals.

In this week’s episode, Becky Scheeler, VP of Client Engagement for Centennial Executive Search and Talent Strategy (TMI’s parent company) interviews her long-time mentor and friend Michael Glenn.  They met at Fidelity 30 years ago and still keep in touch, learn and grow from one another.  Here, they discuss real-life stories about conflict resolution and […]

How Home Life Can Predict Leadership Success: Cory Carlson And Winning At Home First

Being authentic is hard to do, but makes all the difference

This week, Mike talks to Cory Carlson, Executive Coach, Author and Speaker, about his recently published book, Win At Home First: An Inspirational Guide to Work-Life Balance.  As an Executive Coach, Cory has worked with many leaders.  He says when his clients really get to the root of their leadership, it most commonly has to […]

How Do You Create Impact When The Task Seems So Big?

If you can make a difference for one person, it can create a ripple effect.

Jessica Baron takes to the studio this week to interview one of Cincinnati’s unique leaders who is creating a huge impact here and in Nigeria.  Evans Nwankwo is the Founder and President of Megen Construction, and the Founder of Nuway Foundation. In this multifaceted episode full of deep inspiration they discuss:  Evans journey to the […]

Reframing Failure As A Good Thing: Sarah Brown, Host of the Failing Forward Podcast shares her epic fails and the wisdom she gained from them.

We're taught to avoid failure, but more and more people are starting to understand that it's crucial for success.

Many of us are taught to avoid failure. However, as most leaders know, failure is necessary for success.   In this episode, Sarah Brown, Host and Owner of the Failing Forward Podcast, and Senior Director for Learning and Employee Engagement at Health Carousel. She discusses, with Mike, the true success in life and moving into deeper, […]

The Pain At The Top Is Real: Eliminating Stigma About Mental Health With Trevor Steinhauser

If you struggle with depression, anxiety, or addiction, especially as a successful business person, this podcast can save you, or someone you know.

If you struggle with depression, anxiety, or addiction, especially as a successful business person, this podcast can save you, or someone you know.    This week Mike invites his close friend Trevor Steinhauser to the studio to discuss:  mental health in the workplace,  the stress of being a successor in family-owned businesses,  being an empathetic […]