Dan Cockerell spent 26 years with the Walt Disney Company, starting as a parking attendant and through 19 jobs, becoming the Vice President of the Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida. After raising 3 great kids, they have started their own consulting and speaking company.
In this episode, Dan and Mark talk about the Disney Way, the power of role modeling, getting into the trenches, Disney's 4 quality standards, and more!
Michael Zipursky has advised organizations like Financial Times, Dow Jones, RBC, Omron, Sumitomo, and helped Panasonic launch new products into global markets, but more importantly, he's helped over 300 consultants from around the world in over 50 industries add six and seven figures to their annual revenues.
In this episode, Michael and Mark discuss strategies for being better at using email, why personal development is so important, and the...
So...you want to be more productive but aren't quite sure how?
No, worries! There's no need for you to wonder or try to figure it out for yourself.
I did the research for you and discovered 15 productivity habits of successful people.
1. They know what brings them the biggest return on investment of their time. Ask yourself: what do you have to do (high-value work) and what can you outsource (busy work)? Successful...
Drs. Todd & Kim Saxton are award-winning professors at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, as well as co-authors of The Titanic Effect, The book is a practical guide to help startup founders, as well as their investors and supporters, successfully navigate the icebergs that so often sink startups in the ideation and early stages of development. They’ll tap into decades of academic and professional experience in business...
JoAnna Brandi has spent the last 30 years teaching companies how to keep customers happy, loyal, and coming back with friends. To that end, 16 years ago she became a Happiness Coach and last year a Certified Chief Happiness Officer - helping leaders in companies of all sizes use the science of happiness at work to create positive workplace cultures.
In this episode, JoAnna and Mark discuss positive psychology, mental expansion,...
Alison Vidotto – CEO of Vidotto Group and Push! training, business trainer & business mentor, published author, professional speaker, founder of the Australian Charity for the Children of Vietnam (ACCV), and a mother of six. Alison’s goal is to help other small business owners to realize long term success through business training and mentoring.
“The Purpose behind Push! is to reduce the staggering number of small business...
"What I've found is that while everybody may procrastinate, not everybody is a procrastinator," APS fellow Joseph Ferrari, professor of psychology at DePaul University.
In 1978, 5% of people surveyed admitted to chronic procrastination. Today? 26%.
According to a Gura survey in 2008, 40% of people have experienced financial loss due to procrastination.
1 in 5 people procrastinates so badly that it may be jeopardizing their jobs,...
Danny Hadas is a # 1 bestselling author, entrepreneur, and advisor to the world’s most iconic brands. His work has impacted millions of people across 500+ companies worldwide, including Disney, BMW, and AT&T. As the founder of The Emovation Project, Danny teaches business leaders how to power their profits by empowering their people.
In this episode, Danny and Mark talk about being productive during a pandemic, structuring your days like...
Jordan Harry is a memory and speed reading coach who has given a TEDx talk that has been viewed by 1.6 million people and taught over 15,000 people from 147 countries speed reading and memory.
When he was 10, I had a speech impediment which left him struggling with speaking in public and reading.
He now reads seven times faster than the average reader (1,500 words per minute), the CEO at StudyFast, and an international public speaker.
His mission is...
Are you doing too much?
Are you trying to do too much in your business?
There's no shortage of social media websites you can be on. There's Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube, Snapchat...just to name a handful.
But do you need to be on all of them?
The answer is no.
What do you need to do?
What do you want to do to serve, as Seth Godin says, your tribe?
Maybe you've been wanting to write a book.
And start a podcast.
In 2011, Bronnie Ware, an Australian nurse who spent several years working in palliative care, caring for patients in the last 12 weeks of their lives, wrote a book titled, The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing. (Full disclosure: I've not read this book yet.)
When's the last time you stopped long enough to think about the regrets you have?
Have you ever stopped to think about regrets...period? (You should.)
Here's the thing: days turn into...