Leaders Leaning In: Creating unique impact in and out of the office with Laura Brunner

Mike talks to Laura Brunner, President and CEO of The Port, an economic development agency that initiates projects to improve property value and promote job creation throughout Hamilton County.  

In this episode, Mike talks to Laura Brunner, President and CEO of The Port, an economic development agency that initiates projects to improve property value and promote job creation throughout Hamilton County.   In this podcast, Mike and Laura discuss:  How your home’s value is really measured (4:00) What The Port is doing to create […]

Why A Drawn-Out Hiring Process is a Bad Hiring Process

The issues and the solutions to a drawn out hiring process

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Hiring a top-level employee is admittedly a big deal and is not a decision you want to rush into.  Making a final decision feels so…well, final.  Many times this weighty decision drags on–spanning weeks and weeks–to the detriment of the whole process. Those vacuous weeks can have a very big impact on the top candidate’s […]

The Surprising Power Of Film Production: Lessons for leaders of business from Executive Director, Film Cincinnati Kristen Schlotman

This week’s episode our guest host, Jessica Baron, Executive VP of Talent Search for Centennial Inc (Talent Magnet Institute’s parent company) conducts an engaging discussion with Kristen Schlotman, the Executive Director of Film Cincinnati.   Jessica and Kristen share interesting stories of movie stars and movie sets to be sure, however, the lessons to be learned […]

Wisdom For High-Achievers: A Conversation with the Lion King Himself, Alton Fitzgerald White

If you have ever seen The Lion King either on screen or on stage, you know Mufasa as the father with much wisdom to impart to his son.  In this podcast episode, Alton Fitzgerald White, who played the role of Mufasa on Broadway 4,308 times shares his personal brand of wisdom for success.  In his […]

Re-frame Rejection for Success

Yes, even organizations feel the sting of rejection

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I recently returned from the Global Leadership Summit (GLS), which is a Leadercast-style simulcast featuring thought-leaders and their insights.  The day did not disappoint, and if you’ve never attended either Leadercast or the Global Leadership Summit, you should consider at least one for 2020.  Investing in your leadership is never a waste of time, no […]

Are Small Businesses Actually More Important to Society Than Big Ones with Luke Dooley

Discover Luke Dooley‘s insightful perspective on the impact of the entrepreneur. In this Talent Magnet Institute Podcast episode, Mike talks to Luke Dooley about the challenges of being a successful entrepreneur and how to navigate life as a business owner successfully.   Luke is the President of OCEAN Programs. Through their events, training, accelerator, and […]

Power of Talent Acquisition to Drive Innovation with Jodi Brandstetter

Why does Jodi Brandstetter believe that awesome recruiters can save the world?

In this Talent Magnet Institute Podcast episode, Mike talks to Jodi Brandstetter, Chief Talent Strategist at Lean Effective Talent Strategies and founder of Talent Acquisition Evolution, an event designed to bring Talent Acquisition professionals together to network, learn, and elevate the future of talent acquisition.  In this podcast Mike and Jodi discuss:  Why Jodi believes […]

Career Coaching 101 – What to do when you are in transition

As an executive search firm, Centennial connects with a lot of really talented individuals who are going through career transition.  Whether they are just testing the waters or swimming in the deep waters of an active job search, they want to know – and wisely so – “What is the best way to find a […]

Gearing Up For Good with Joe Motz

What more can I do with the talents I have?

In this week’s episode Mike Sipple Jr. interviews Joe Motz, CEO/Chairman of The Motz Corporation, about an exciting initiative. Joe is embarking on a 6500 mile bike ride over 90 days which is focused on a cause bigger than himself. He calls this initiative Gearing Up For Good. Mike and Joe discuss what inspired the […]

Making Space for Excellence with Paaras Parker and Jessica Baron

If it’s not going to have a fundamental impact on the outcome - let it go.

Jessica Baron, Vice president of Centennial Inc, talks with Paaras Parker, the Head of Human Resources at Kroger Digital. They start things off with a conversation about family. Family Principles Through the Generations Paaras’s family moved to the Cincinnati area from Pakistan when she was just about to enter kindergarten – and this is a […]