76 – Max Stier: President & CEO, Partnership for Public Service

Max Stier is President and CEO of the Partnership for Public Service, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to revitalizing our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works. Under Stier’s leadership, the Partnership has been widely praised as a first-class nonprofit organization and thought leader on federal workforce issues. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe, …

75 – Jonathan Spector: President & CEO of The Conference Board

Jonathan Spector is president and chief executive officer of The Conference Board, Inc., the most widely cited private source of business intelligence. The Conference Board convenes thousands of executives annually in council, conference, and meeting programs, and publishes the Consumer Confidence Index ® , The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for 11 countries and regions around the world, and other reports on economic trends …

74 – Maneesh Goyal: CEO MKG Productions / Co-founder of “Live in the Grey”

Maneesh Goyal’s journey has taken him from a Masters in Public Health from Yale, to Sean Combs (P. Diddy’s) event planner, to a trusted agency partner of some of the world’s biggest brands. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Listen in iTunes”] MKG, an experiential marketing agency working at the intersection of physical and digital experiences to bring brands to life. Maneesh founded the …

73 – Dondi Scumaci: Author of Designed for Success: The 10 Commandments for Women in the Workplace, Ready, Set…Grow! and Career Moves

Dondi Scumaci is an international speaker, author and expert in professional and personal development. Known for high energy seminars that produce dramatic results, Scumaci’s workshops are designed to deliver solid, actionable disciplines for employees and executives alike. Her best-selling book Designed for Success: The 10 Commandments for Women in the Workplace empowers women to be more effective, successful and satisfied …

72 – Dan Rockwell: The “Leadership Freak”

Dan Rockwell is a true “leadership freak”. His leadership career began with a leadership position in the non-profit world at the age of nineteen. His experience, over thirty years, includes business ownership and fifteen years as a Workforce Development Consultant for a regional Penn State Special Affiliate. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe in iTunes”] Additionally, Dan has designed and delivered thousands of …

70 – Martha McSally: First Female Combat Pilot & Combat Squadron Commander

Colonel (retired) Martha McSally is a pioneer and leader. She was the first woman in U.S. history to command a Fighter Squadron in combat, earning the Bronze Star and 6 air medals for her combat leadership and 325 combat hours in the single-seat A-10 “Warthog.” Under her command, the 354th Fighter Squadron earned the prestigious 2006 Air Force Association’s David C. …

It’s All About the Mission

“When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.” ~W. Clement Stone I love it when I encounter a quote that has stood the test of time. We have a fascination with celebrity in our era that makes us look with distain upon …

68 – Kenneth Vogt: Founder of Vera Claritas

Kenneth Vogt was introduced to me by John Lee Dumas of Entrepreneur on Fire.  One of the great perks of this podcast is the interesting people that I meet and the engaging conversations that ensue. I feel truly blessed to have met Kenneth as he is one of the true leadership thought leaders out there. His common sense, practical viewpoint is …

67 – Bob Lutz: Retired Vice Chairman, General Motors Corporation

Bob Lutz is one of the most experienced and high-profile auto executives in the world. Having been in the business for almost 50 years, he has left an indelible mark on all three of the big US automakers — most recently GM, where he reinvigorated its previously undistinguished vehicle lineup. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe in iTunes”] Although known for building powerful, …

66 – Daryl Brewster: CEO of CECP; Former President of Kraft Foods & CEO of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

Daryl Brewster is the current CEO of CECP.  CECP’s mission is to draw together and empower senior executives of the world’s leading companies to achieve unprecedented progress on societal challenges while driving business performance. CECP offers high-powered connectivity and the platform to multiply investments in solving societal challenges. CECP uniquely enhances its members’ societal initiatives through strategy-related expertise, influential advocates, and awareness …

65 – Eric Draper: White House Chief Photographer for President George W. Bush

Eric Draper served as President Bush’s chief photographer for the entire eight years of his presidency, photographing him daily in his activities at the office, abroad, and in his personal life. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe in iTunes”] Draper was named Special Assistant to the President and is the first White House photographer to be named a commissioned officer to a U.S. …

64 – Chris Brady: Founder of LIFE Business, Author of “A Month in Italy” & “Launching a Leadership Revolution”

Chris Brady is a highly influential business leader, accomplished author, international speaker, community builder, man of principle, and Christian. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe in iTunes”] He co-wrote the NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Business Weekly, USA Today, and Money Magazine best seller Launching a Leadership Revolution. In addition to other leadership, business, and community-building books, Chris also authored the leadership book Rascal, which is, just like Chris, notoriously …

63 – Joe Scarlett: Former CEO of Tractor Supply Company

Joe Scarlett is the retired Chairman of Tractor Supply Company and Founder of the Scarlett Leadership Institute in middle Tennessee. Scarlett’s long retail career has evolved in recent years into a second career in leadership education. [saf feature=”itunes” cta=”Subscribe in iTunes”] In 2006, Joe and his family endowed the Scarlett Leadership Institute. The institute is passionately committed to improving business leadership …