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NetWorkWise Presents: Conversations with Connors

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Be a fly on the wall and listen to to great conversations between the founder of NetWorkWise: Adam Connors & his group of eclectic guests. This show ranges from high powered CEO’s to average Joe’s and everything in between. The only thing that is constant is their success. And, in the mind of Adam, success is defined as "living a life by design, not by default.” And what's more, nearly all of these guests agree on one thing: success is a group metric. You are only as good as the people you surround yourself with. Tune in every Wednesday and learn about who these people truly are, what makes them tick, their tips for success and their philosophy on building relationships.

Be a fly on the wall and listen to to great conversations between the founder of NetWorkWise: Adam Connors & his group of eclectic guests. This show ranges from high powered CEO’s to average Joe’s and everything in between. The only thing that is constant is their success. And, in the mind of Adam, success is defined as "living a life by design, not by default.” And what's more, nearly all of these guests agree on one thing: success is a group metric. You are only as good as the people you surround yourself with. Tune in every Wednesday and learn about who these people truly are, what makes them tick, their tips for success and their philosophy on building relationships.
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Be a fly on the wall and listen to to great conversations between the founder of NetWorkWise: Adam Connors & his group of eclectic guests. This show ranges from high powered CEO’s to average Joe’s and everything in between. The only thing that is constant is their success. And, in the mind of Adam, success is defined as "living a life by design, not by default.” And what's more, nearly all of these guests agree on one thing: success is a group metric. You are only as good as the people you surround yourself with. Tune in every Wednesday and learn about who these people truly are, what makes them tick, their tips for success and their philosophy on building relationships.

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Episodes

Chris Carminucci: Going to Bat for Others in Life

5/15/2019
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Chris Carminucci currently serves as a professional scout for the Arizona Diamondbacks of the National League. Chris scours both the Major and Minor Leagues for potential trade candidates and free agent acquisitions. He advance-scouts the Diamondbacks’ playoff opponents and also the International and Independent Professional Leagues for untapped talent. Globally renowned as a baseball executive who finds diamonds in the rough, Chris has signed several obscure players who have thrived in the...

Duration:01:17:44

Wayne Kimmel: Get Off the Couch and Make it Happen

5/8/2019
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Wayne Kimmel is a sports tech venture capitalist, entrepreneur and the author of Six Degrees of Wayne Kimmel. Wayne has been named a Top Innovator by Philadelphia Magazine and is on the Philadelphia Business Journal's Power 100 list. He is the Managing Partner of SeventySix Capital, the venture capital company he founded in 1999, and invests in startup consumer facing tech companies in the sports, health and retail industries. Wayne has invested in over 50 startup technology and healthcare...

Duration:00:45:34

Karen Duffy: Gratitude is a Great Motivator

5/1/2019
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For two decades, Karen Duffy —New York Times bestselling author, former MTV VJ, Revlon model, and actress— has managed to live an enriching life despite living in a state of constant pain. Duffy has sarcoidosis, a disorder that causes the growth of inflammatory cells on different organs of the body. In her case, her sarcoidosis is located in her brain, causing her unimaginable pain. She is a certified hospital chaplain, a former Coney Island Mermaid Queen, one of People Magazine's "50 Most...

Duration:00:58:53

William Doll: Coexisting with the One Percent

4/24/2019
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If Catholic school taught William Doll anything it was that he does not fit in to the System. He is the square peg. Every conventional job he's ever held made him feel trapped. Luckily enough, he has a wife who allowed him to take a chance on forming his own company which continues to be a learning experience. Syneidesis (Greek for Conscience) is a private investor community of Single Family Office members who collaborate on scalable impact projects. Members also engage in traditional...

Duration:00:45:08

Matthew Del Negro: Grinding Through 10,000 No's

4/17/2019
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Matthew Del Negro is a professional Actor (Goliath, Scandal, The West Wing, The Sopranos) and podcast host (10,000 "No"s with Matthew Del Negro). Since launching his podcast, in which he sits down with high achievers in all walks of life to discuss their hard-fought journeys to where they are now, he has become one of the faces of Perseverance and Resilience and is more frequently requested to deliver keynotes on that subject, as it pertains to his own journey and the challenges that face...

Duration:01:10:10

Larry Freed: It Doesn't Hurt to Ask

4/10/2019
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A successful entrepreneur and investor, Larry Freed has a proven track record for building successful companies. He is the author of Managing Forward and the bestselling Innovating Analytics. He also serves as the CEO of Give and Take Inc. Find NetWorkWise on: Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube LinkedIn Reddit

Duration:00:39:51

Joseph A. Bondy: Being Blunt on Marijuana

4/3/2019
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Joseph A. Bondy is a federal criminal defense and cannabis business attorney in private practice in Manhattan. The New York Times has called him “armed with the eloquent demeanor of a surgeon,” with an “oratorical intensity [that] hovers at the evangelistic.” A native New Yorker, Mr. Bondy is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science, Columbia University, and Brooklyn Law School. He is admitted to practice law in New York State, the United States District Courts for the Northern,...

Duration:00:45:23

Costas Mandylor: Kindness is a Two Way Street

3/27/2019
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Costas Mandylor was born in Melbourne Australia to Greek parents. In his early teen years, his first job was as a dishwasher in nightclubs, in his late teens, he learned how to work the door at night clubs, he considered this, one of his greatest educations in life. In the normal world his two loves were boxing and soccer, which kept him fit and mostly out of trouble. In 1988 he took an adventure to Los Angeles California and found himself stumbling into an acting class, soon after into the...

Duration:00:46:32

David Cunic: Consulting and Cannabis

3/20/2019
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David M. Cunic is a licensed physical therapist, business consultant, certified leadership coach, and cannabis industry expert and consultant. David’s expertise in sports medicine, orthopedics, and manual therapy has allowed him to work with prestigious doctors from numerous professional and Olympic sports teams. His motto in both health and professional circles is U.C.S. -- “Use Cannabis Safely.” As one of the original pioneers in the cannabis lab testing market, David empowers and...

Duration:00:54:04

Michelle Tillis Lederman: Networking as a Connector

3/13/2019
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Michelle Tillis Lederman was so impressive the first time we spoke to her on our 29th episode, that we just had to bring her back for another conversation. Michelle Tillis Lederman named one of Forbes Top 25 Networking Experts, is the author of several books including The 11 Laws of Likability , Nail the Interview, Land the Job and her newest book, The Connector's Advantage. Michelle is the CEO of Executive Essentials which provides custom communication and leadership training and coaching...

Duration:00:52:14

Just Blaze: Humble and Kind and Getting Signed

3/6/2019
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Over the past nearly 20 years, Justin Smith, aka Just Blaze has become a fixture in Hip Hop music and culture. He began producing for well-known artists in the late 1990s, leading to a breakout role in producing the majority of Jay-Z’s “The Dynasty: Roc La Familia” and its follow-up, the celebrated perennial fan favorite "Blueprint”, which reshaped the sound and sonic styles of Hip-Hop music upon its release. Just reached international fame for his production of Cam’ron’s 2002 summer smash...

Duration:00:54:31

Entrepreneurs Organization: Proving Networking Applies to Everyone Across All Industries

2/27/2019
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The Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) is a Global business network of 13,000+ leading entrepreneurs in 186 chapters and 58 countries. EO enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. They educate, they transform, they inspire and they offer invaluable resources in the form of global events, leadership-development programs, an online entrepreneur forum and executive education opportunities, among other offerings designed...

Duration:00:35:14

Chris Schembra: Pasta & People - The Perfect Combination for Extraordinary Networking

2/20/2019
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Chris Schembra is a sought-after dinner host and facilitator whose passion lies in facilitating profound human connection in a deeply disconnected world. He is the Founder + Chief Question Asker of 7:47, an organization which uses theater + food to help companies build more human relationships. Their research and strategy is centered around empathy, loneliness, and creating emotional connections in the workplace. Since it’s inception, 7:47 has worked with over 4,500 leaders and sparked over...

Duration:00:38:56

Jesse Lee Peterson: Healing Anger Through Forgiveness

2/13/2019
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Jesse Lee Peterson is the author of several books, but his latest is "The Antidote: Healing America from the Poison of Hate, Blame, and Victimhood.” He is the founder and president of BOND, the Brotherhood Organization of a New Destiny, a nationally recognized nonprofit dedicated to “Rebuilding the Family by Rebuilding the Man.” He is a talk show host, counselor, activist, media commentator, and columnist at WND.com Jesse has appeared on ABC, CNN, MSNBC, C-Span, and is a frequent guest on...

Duration:01:02:50

Chris Manzo: Meeting with Manzo

1/8/2019
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He’s a realty star, entrepreneur, author, podcast host and restauranteur. He’s been working since he was 12 in the hospitality industry and has held many roles, everything from bar tending, valet and general management. When he was 19, Chris Joined Bravos “Housewives of NJ” which aired for 5 seasons. Bravo subsequently offered his family their own show- “Manzo'd With Children.” Most recently he’s the co-host of a Podcast called “Dear Albie” which has recently launched and has already become...

Duration:00:58:03

Steve Sims: Skip the BS and Be Real

1/1/2019
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Steve Sims is a 52 year old American Entrepreneur and CEO of Bluefish a luxury concierge service for clients that want to improve on their impactfulness and soft-skills. A renowned speaker and author Steve has authored the book "Bluefishing: The Art of Making Things Happen" as well as sharing what it takes to be professional and personal. Find NetWorkWise on: Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube LinkedIn Reddit

Duration:00:53:45

Alex Doman: Improving Stress Resilience is Vital

12/18/2018
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Alex Doman is an author, entrepreneur, public speaker, music producer, and product creator, who has 25 years of experience in leadership in the brain health, neurotechnology, and therapeutic music markets. The third generation in a family of pioneers dedicated to improving brain performance for over seventy-five years, Alex is founder & Chief Product Officer of Vital Neuro, founder & CEO of Advanced Brain Technologies, founder & Chief Scientist of Sleep Genius, and bestselling co-author of...

Duration:00:50:06

Kerri Accardi: Campaigning for Cannabis Cognizance

12/3/2018
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On December 10th, 2013 Kerri Accardi, a filmmaker and activist from New York began a journey "with a mission to educate the world about Cannabis and help the change laws.” If I didn’t highlight Passion at the forefront of this introduction than you would have accused me of being asleep at the wheel during our conversation…. You want to talk about someone inspired and driven…. Well, let me tell you this, nobody is getting in her way. From the depths of a deep personal loss, Kerri Accardi, the...

Duration:00:53:52

Chris Voss: You Can't Have a Good Negotiation Without a Good Relationship

11/28/2018
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Most often my interviews focus on Networking. However, this conversation isn’t about networking per-say, rather how important relationship skills lend themselves to not just getting a job, making a sale or building a business. Today I sit with Chris Voss who helps us understand what Negotiations really are and how you can’t negotiate successfully without being able to establish a relationship first. In fact, according to Chris, It’s the foundation of a good negotiation. While good business...

Duration:00:42:00

Shally Steckerl: The Source of Sourcing

11/16/2018
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Shally Steckerl is President of The Sourcing Institute (TSI), and one of the originators of the talent sourcing discipline. With twenty-one years of recruiting experience, Mr. Steckerl has served as corporate sourcing leader for many Fortune 500 brands, like Microsoft, Google, Coca-Cola, Cisco, and Motorola, helping them efficiently find unfindable talent. He has advised recruiting leaders at over 300 organizations, like CH2M Hill, GE, Lockheed, and SourceRight, on how to successfully embed...

Duration:00:52:06