Jared Young Explains Why Kindness, Honesty, & Integrity Are His Top Priorities

Jared Young is President and CEO at Employer Advantage, an HR outsourcing firm based in Joplin, Missouri.  Prior to joining EA in 2015, Jared practiced corporate law at a large law firm in Washington, D.C.  He also worked in the healthcare IT industry before attending law school.  Jared holds a BA in Middle East Studies/Arabic from Brigham Young University and …

Michael Higgins on Playing the Long Game in Business & Life

Michael Higgins is a founding partner of MSP Consulting.  Mike has more than 30-years of business consulting experience helping clients increase performance. Mike has extensive experience working with businesses to optimize their non-cash payments across many industries and has presented at banking conferences to help financial institutions improve payment services to business. Prior to MAP Consulting, Mike was a partner …

Justin Maxson on Leading & Thriving as a 3rd-Generation Business Owner

Justin Maxson is the Senior Executive Vice President of NCRI – National Catastrophe Restoration Inc, which is a national property damage restoration contractor. Within a decade, Justin has climbed the corporate ladder to become a successful young executive, focusing his efforts on growth within the organization. He holds certifications and awards from The Construction Infection Control Training Institute, Restoration Consultants, …

Dogged Determination + Servant Mindset = Success: Julie Towner CEO of Towner Communications

Julie Towner is an established entrepreneur with a proven history of scaling companies, by improving business processes, team culture, and brand. Through her dogged negotiation and planning skills learned while she held the position of Production Manager at GAP Inc, overseeing the denim production in the Americas, Julie has found her passion for growing companies through strategic acquisitions. In 2008 …

The Power of Surrounding Yourself With Like-Minded Leaders (Equity Bank Series)

Jon Holzmeister has been in sales leadership for the majority of his career. At age 24, Jon was Unitog’s youngest sales manager managing the Southeast Region, which included Atlanta and Charlotte. After his success at Unitog Jon moved to AngioDynamics, a pre-IPO medical device company where he achieved a growth rate that exceeded 20% annually. In 1999, Jon returned to Kansas City where he became the Vice President …

Jon Schram Explains How to Find & Retain Top Talent That Obsesses Over Customer Service

Jon Schram is a husband, father, and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of The Purple Guys, a Midwest-based information technology support company.   With over 25 years of Business and IT experience, Jon fully understands the “business of business”. Having built three successful startups, he has learned how to leverage technology that supports growth. He also understands that …

David English on How Great Leaders Build Off of Great Relationships

David English is the Vice President of Ad-Trend Outdoor Advertising and Owner of Simple English Consulting.  He’s a 15-year veteran in the marketing industry and a graduate of Rockhurst’s Executive MBA.   He’s an experienced sales manager and sales leader who has consistently increased revenue, decreased costs, and improved the quality of the work environment with a positive attitude. His management of a …

A Lesson in Composure, Confidence, Consistency, & Courage with Christina Long (Equity Bank Series)

Christina M. Long brings more than 15 years of communication and design experience to CML Collective. Her background in education, working for the state’s largest public school system, as well as her years reporting for the state’s largest newspaper, The Wichita Eagle, has helped Long develop an expertise in crafting, packaging and delivering messages for a variety of audiences. Dedicated to …

Building a Championship Culture With Dayton Moore (KC Royals GM)

Dayton Moore, the General Manager for the Kansas City Royals, joins me on Dose of Leadership. He knows a thing or two about how to build winning cultures, leadership and how to be heroic both professionally & personally. Dayton Moore marks his 14th full season with the Kansas City Royals in 2020. A native of Wichita, Kansas, he brought an …

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The Power of Culture with Dan Shurtz (Equity Bank Series)

During his entire career, Dan Shurtz has always been driven by his passion to help others accomplish their goals and exceed their own expectations. With over 20 years of experience contributing to and leading organizations in Retail, Real Estate, Marketing & Advertising, and Senior Living, Dan has seen the power that culture has on the success or failure of individuals, …