Building Strong Leaders with Brent Carter, Part 1

How can we build — or be — good leaders? My guest on the podcast today is Brent Carter, a senior consultant and executive coach for Leadership Excelleration, Inc. He’s here to talk about the challenges leaders and companies face, the skill gaps we fail to notice, and how we can be more successful, more […]

Progressive Employers are Finding New Retention Solutions: Here are 4

There are many factors that make attracting and retaining top talent extremely hard.  One of our biggest challenges today is the low unemployment rate.  Basically everyone who is ready, willing and able to work, is already employed. That’s why it is so important to find and implement new retention solutions. Employers across the nation cannot […]

Rethinking Systems for Equality with Stephanie Byrd

Solutions go well beyond conversations: we need to put money on the table to solve the problem.

When you don’t have a roadmap, the beauty is that you can create it, and the risk is that … you can create it. Today on the show we have Stephanie Byrd, the CEO of the Greater Cincinnati and Dayton Region American Red Cross, who is here to talk about the vulnerability of life’s success, […]

Redefining Success: The 5 Secrets for a Successful Career with Keith Lawrence

You don’t need permission to invest in your own personal and career development.

What does having a successful career look like to you? On this episode of the Talent Magnet Institute Podcast, we have Keith Lawrence, president of Sustaining Success Solutions and author of Your Retirement Quest. For many people, success means climbing to the top — but today, Keith is going to help us define that very […]

It’s All About An “Ecosystem”

Don't miss these great blog posts from 2018

At Centennial, we dedicate quite a bit of time developing and delivering leadership content to leaders like you.  We do this in three ways (in no particular order):  1.) Through our blog posts 2.) Through our Talent Magnet Institute TM   podcast and, 3.) By meeting with leaders in person or on the phone. Why do we […]

Get Unstuck with Julie Bauke

Being stuck is a choice. The way out is determining what matters to you and going for it.

Why do a lot of leaders feel stuck in their jobs? On today’s episode, we have Julie Bauke, the Chief Career Advisor of the Bauke Group, to explain what makes a person feel ‘stuck’ and how companies can help create a work environment that benefits both the business and their employees. The ‘stuck’ state of […]

From Founder to CEO with Todd Uterstaedt

The most successful CEOs are fanatical about improving the lives of the people they serve.

You’ve founded a company. Now, how can you lead it to sustained success? Today on the show, we have Todd Uterstaedt. He’s the host of the podcast, From Founder to CEO. He’s also the co-founder and CEO of an executive coaching firm called Baker & Daboll and a mentor with Cintrifuse. Todd is here to […]

Did You Achieve Your 2018 Goals?

What NOT to do if you didn't

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In just a few short weeks, it will be the start of a new year.  And, with the start of a new year always comes the obligatory goal setting exercises.  I set goals every year and I bet you do too.  My goals relate to both my personal and professional life. Right now, however, it’s […]

HR on Purpose: Putting the Human Back in Human Resources with Steve Browne

We need to treat people like people. We can. It’s allowed. It’s legal. People are aching for it.

Today’s guest is Steve Browne, the Vice President of Human Resources at LaRosa’s, Inc. and a Board Member at the Society for Human Resource Management. Steve, simply put, loves people, and it’s that love that propels his innovative thinking in the HR field. Steve wants to put the ‘human’ back in human resources, which is […]

Changes, Dreams, and Leaps of Faith with Mary Miller

Have you been so busy that you've forgotten you have a life?

What does it take to truly go for your dreams? On the show today we have Mary Miller, the CEO of JANCOA Janitorial Services and an associate coach with Strategic Coach. In today’s episode, we dive into the stories behind her book, Changing Direction: 10 Choices that Impact Your Dreams, and why it’s important to […]