Social Corporate Responsibility with Paul Fox

People are the most important asset any business has.

Welcome to a very special episode of Talent Magnet Institute with our guest host Jessica Baron, the Vice President of Executive Search for Centennial. Today on the show, we have Paul Fox, a self-described career communicator and formerly with Procter & Gamble, as he shares about leadership and corporate responsibility, how that comes from the […]

Creating Vibrant and Prosperous Communities with Jill Meyer

The heart and soul of everything that drives an economy is people, period.

How do you attract talent to your region — and get them to want to stay? Jill Meyer is the President and CEO of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, and on today’s episode, we’re talking about talent, inclusion, transportation, and overall regional transformation to elevate our region and make it one of the world’s best […]

The Economic Impact of Early Childhood Education with Amanda Greenwell

Childcare is a long-term investment in shaping the workforce of the future.

Why should businesses and business owners help kids succeed? Joining us today on the Talent Magnet Institute Podcast is Amanda Greenwell, Director of the Northern Kentucky Area Center. On this episode we’re talking about early childhood education: why does it matter, and why should you care? Amanda’s personal experience When Amanda had children, she took […]

Creating Thriving Organizations with Elaine Suess

When you’re willing to ask questions, amazing things happen.

How can we create a thriving organization? Elaine Suess is the President of BeyondBeing Executive & Leadership Coaching. On this episode, she shares how she builds positive cultures in organizations and helps leaders reach higher levels of success by focusing on strengths, asking questions, and quite literally changing the way we think. A strengths-based approach […]

Being CEO: It’s About the Journey and the Destination with Candace McGraw

How can you make an organization the size of a small city feel like home?

How can you make an organization the size of a small city feel like home? Candace McGraw is the Chief Executive Officer of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport or CVG. This organization spans 14,000 people and 7,500 acres — and somehow, Candace and her team are able to build a strong sense of community, both […]

Starting Your Own Business with Todd Pfister

Business ownership is the road less traveled: it’s winding and exhilarating, but it’s not for everyone.

Should you start your own business? And if so, what kind of business should you run? Todd Pfister is the Managing Partner of FranNet MidAmerica and a Partner of TP4 Advisors. On this episode of the Talent Magnet Institute Podcast, we’re talking about entrepreneurship: how to know if it’s right for you and how to […]

Leaning into Organizational Performance with Priya Klocek

No two people are exactly alike and one size does not fit all, so how do we lead a diverse team?

How can we understand people better and lean into organizational performance? Priya Klocek is the President and CEO of Consulting On The Go and is a board member of Women Helping Women. Today we’re talking about building relationships and recognizing yourself as an individual, so you can show up and lead authentically. Manage conflict instead […]

Herding Tigers: Leading Creative Teams with Todd Henry

If you want brilliant, creative, and innovative work, you need clear and consistent boundaries.

Are you the type of leader that creative people need? Todd Henry is a keynote speaker and the author of Louder Than Words, Die Empty, The Accidental Creative, and — the book we’re diving into today — Herding Tigers. Doing the work and leading the work are very different things. How can you, as a […]

Securing the Future with Jenny Berg

You can be humble in your work and still take pride in it.

Today we welcome Jenny Berg, executive director of the Leadership Council for Nonprofits. Jenny has served on many boards, including Impact 100, Women Helping Women, and Catalyst. We’re talking about an upcoming annual conference called Securing the Future. It’s happening on March 6, 2019, so if you’re listening before then, now is a great chance […]

Creating a Marriage Strategy with Jackie Bledsoe

Winning at work is great. Winning at home is fulfilling.

You have a business strategy, but do you have a marriage strategy? Jackie Bledsoe is the CEO of JBSB, a speaker, and the bestselling author of “The 7 Rings of Marriage.” Today on the show, we’re talking about relationships (even if you’re single!), peace, and living life — both in your personal life and in […]