42 – Dan Miller: President of 48 Days LLC

Dan Miller, President of 48 Days LLC, specializes in creative thinking for increased personal and business success. He believes that meaningful work blends our natural skills and abilities, our unique personality traits and our dreams and passions. Dan is active in helping individuals redirect careers, evaluate new income sources, and achieve balanced living. He believes that a clear sense of direction …

40 – Marshall Goldsmith: Author, Coach, & Top Leadership Thinker

Dr. Marshall Goldsmith was recently recognized as the #1 leadership thinker in the world at the bi-annual Thinkers50 ceremony sponsored by the Harvard Business Review. Marshall Goldsmith is the million-selling author or editor of 33 books, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journalbestsellers, MOJO and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There – aWSJ #1 business book and winner of the Harold Longman Award for …

39 – Fahim Fazli: Actor, Author, Warrior, & Patriot (with Michael Moffett)

Fahim Fazli is a man of two worlds: Afghanistan, the country of his birth, and America, the nation he adopted and learned to love. He’s also a man who escaped oppression, found his dream profession, and then paid it all forward by returning to Afghanistan as an interpreter with the U.S. Marines. When Fahim speaks, the story he tells is …

38 – Dr. Steven Snyder: Author of “Leadership & the Art of Struggle”

Steven Snyder, Ph.D., founder of Twin Cities-based Snyder Leadership Group, established his organizational consulting firm to provide a resource for organizations and their executives to advance their leadership capabilities and achieve greater success. An innovator in thought leadership, Snyder has developed the breakthrough concepts introduced in his book, Leadership and the Art of Struggle, based on years of leadership studies, intensive …

37 – Margie Warrell: Best Selling Author, Speaker, Forbes Columnist

Margie has stepped out of her comfort zone many times since her childhood growing up one of seven children on a farm in rural Australia. Along the way she’s learnt a lot of about courage, resilience and perseverance. She has also become an internationally recognized thought leader in human potential – passionate about empowering people to think bigger about what is …

36 – Richie Norton: Author of “The Power of Starting Something Stupid”

Richie Norton was named one of Hawaii’s Top Forty Under 40 “best and brightest young businesspersons” by Pacific Business News at age 29. He is a ChangeAid award winner for outstanding accomplishment in international development, international relations, humanitarian aid and academic achievement. He is also a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes→ Richie is the CEO of …

35 – Mike Myatt: America’s Top CEO Coach

Mike Myatt, is a leadership advisor to Global 1000 CEOs and their Boards of Directors. Widely regarded as America’s Top CEO Coach, he is the author of”Leadership Matters…The CEO Survival Manual” a Forbes leadership columnist, and is the Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer at N2growth. Subscribe to the Podcast on iTunes→ Mr. Myatt has worked directly with more than 150 public company …

34 – Jeff Power: Founder & CEO of Pangeo Coffee

Jeff Power is the Founder & CEO of Pangeo Coffee.  A shining example of corporate social responsibility,Pangeo Coffee uses proceeds from its online coffee sales to fund development work in and around coffee-growing villages of Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Working with Global Hope Network International, Pangeo aims to elevate these villages out of severe poverty by teaching low-cost, low-tech, and …

33 – Pete Hegseth: CEO of Concerned Veterans for America

Pete Hegseth serves as Chief Executive Officer for Concerned Veterans for America, overseeing all areas of the organization and driving the overall messaging and strategic direction. Prior to joining CVA, Hegseth was Executive Director for Vets for Freedom from 2007-2011, where he grew the organization to over 95,000 members. An infantry officer in the Army National Guard, Hegseth recently returned from …

32 – Penelope Trunk: Brazen Careerist Founder

Penelope Trunk is the co-founder of Brazen Careerist, a career management tool for next-generation professionals. Penelope also has an outstanding website/blog (penelopetrunk.com) where she gives all kinds of valuable advice; she explains why old advice – like pay your dues, climb the ladder, and don’t have gaps in your resume – is outdated and irrelevant in today’s workplace. She has a reputation for …

31 – Dr. Julia Dye: Author, Vice President & CFO of Warriors, Inc.

Julia Dye, Ph.D works as the Vice President and CFO of Warriors, Inc., the entertainment business’s premiere military advising company, and is responsible for Human Resources and Administration; Planning, Training, and Operations; and Logistics. She is also the Task Force Commander of Warriors Publishing Group. On occasion, as the project warrants, she also acts as a unit commander. She began with …

Top 5 Leadership Personality Tests

In talking to many high profile leaders in my interviews one constant theme that keeps cropping up is this idea of “Self-Mastery”; getting to the truth of who you really are as a leader.  This is a critical first step in your leadership journey. In the Marine Corps this was one of the key Leadership Principles: “Know yourself & seek …

30 – Dr. John Hull: President & CEO of EQUIP Leadership

John Hull accepted John C. Maxwell’s invitation to become EQUIP Leadership’s President and CEO in July, 2000. Maxwell launched EQUIP in 1997 as a global initiative to train and resource leaders. EQUIP is now the world’s largest and most comprehensive grass roots leadership/personal growth and development organization. It is active in over 170 nations training millions of leaders with resources …