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NetWorkWise Presents: Conversations with Connors

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A podcast that shows how accomplished individuals leverage their relationships in order to attain success. NetWorkWise Founder and CEO Adam Connors interviews some of the most highly skilled networkers across all industries.

A podcast that shows how accomplished individuals leverage their relationships in order to attain success. NetWorkWise Founder and CEO Adam Connors interviews some of the most highly skilled networkers across all industries.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast that shows how accomplished individuals leverage their relationships in order to attain success. NetWorkWise Founder and CEO Adam Connors interviews some of the most highly skilled networkers across all industries.

Language:

English


Episodes

Mario Steriti: A Chef is an Artist

7/1/2020
Mario Steriti is a restaurateur, born in Italy. He's owned and operated "10th and Willow" a restaurant in Hoboken, New Jersey for more than two decades. In 2017, he opened a second restaurant, "10th Street Pizza and Pasta" right across the street. He leverages his relationships with his staff and the community to help keep his businesses running long-term. His Italian mother, is also a big contributor to the recipes her serves today. His pizza at "10th Street Pizza and Pasta" was rated an...

Duration:00:32:13

Amilya Antonetti: Find Opportunity When You're Uncomfortable

5/20/2020
Amilya Antonetti is one of the most sought after Human Behavior and Strategic Advisor experts in the world. Her deep “in the trench” experience leading organizations in identifying “Why” a company exists and measuring it against “how” it and their people show up in the world is changing the way we "onboard" back to business, in 2020. She has successfully led companies through some of the most challenging succession planning, M&A and crisis/change management work, in a series of successes...

Duration:01:01:26

Adam Wright: Putting You on the Wright Track

4/22/2020
Adam Wright, M. Ed, Ph.D., is Co-founder and Director of Performance at Elevate Performance Group. He is an internationally recognized high performance coach and consultant who specializes in the mental and physical conditioning of elite athletes and performers. Dr. Wright is passionate about translating academic research in sport psychology, exercise science, neuroscience and learning theory into actionable insights that can be used to help others optimize their performance in both their...

Duration:01:00:07

Chris Allaire: The Work Experience is Everything

3/18/2020
Chris follows 2 simple philosophies: 1. If it's not fun, it's not worth doing. 2. Find something you're good at and do it better than anyone else. He is a proud husband, father to 2 incredible girls, an entrepreneur, cook, decent golfer, guitarist, dog lover, pilot, and a baseball enthusiast. He is passionate about mastering his crafts whatever they may be. Chris is the Founder and President of Averity. He began his mission in 2014 with a purpose: To build a company that pioneers...

Duration:00:49:24

Preston Junger: A Restaurant Legacy

3/4/2020
Preston Junger is the former Yelp VP of Brand Sales (#82) for 8 years, and has been a lifelong builder & believer in new ideas and great people. Before Yelp, he led sales teams at IAC (Evite, Citysearch, Ticketmaster, Match.com, Expedia) Yahoo! & Apple. As a lefty sports enthusiast, and a family man, he devotes a lot of time to the court, soccer pitch, ski slopes and traveling with his family, which allows him to maintain a thoughtful and balanced perspective. Preston is currently Vice...

Duration:00:46:11

Rob Lawless: A Journey with 10,000 People Begins with a Single Hello

2/26/2020
Rob Lawless is originally from Norristown, PA and he enjoys meeting new people. Back in May of 2013, he graduated summa cum laude from Penn State University with a degree in Finance and minors in Accounting & Entrepreneurship. After graduation, he began his career with Deloitte Consulting as a Business Analyst in Strategy & Operations. It was his reach job at the time, but about 1.5 years into it, he pulled a Millennial move – he took a large pay cut and left the Powerpoint decks and...

Duration:00:48:22

Kristy Wallace: Elevating Her Network

2/19/2020
Kristy Wallace is the CEO of Ellevate Network, and is responsible for executing Ellevate Network’s mission of changing the culture of business from the inside out by providing professional women with a supportive community to lean on and learn from. She directs the Network’s staff, is responsible for business growth and strategy, and works closely with Ellevate's Chapter Leaders, Business Partners, and Champions to further Ellevate's impact. Kristy is host of the Ellevate Podcast:...

Duration:01:00:06

Dan Schawbel - Part II: Five Questions with Dan Schawbel

2/12/2020
This is part two of our interview with Dan Schawbel. Check out part one if you missed it. Dan Schawbel is a New York Times bestselling author and the Managing Partner of Workplace Intelligence, a research and advisory firm helping HR adapt to trends, drive performance and prepare for the future. Dan is the bestselling author of three career books: Back to Human, Promote Yourself and Me 2.0. His new book, Back to Human: How Great Leaders Create Connection in the Age of Isolation, is a...

Duration:00:24:36

Dan Schawbel: A Workplace Trendsetter

2/5/2020
Dan Schawbel is a New York Times bestselling author and the Managing Partner of Workplace Intelligence, a research and advisory firm helping HR adapt to trends, drive performance and prepare for the future. Dan is the bestselling author of three career books: Back to Human, Promote Yourself and Me 2.0. His new book, Back to Human: How Great Leaders Create Connection in the Age of Isolation, is a Washington Post bestseller and was selected by The Financial Times as the book of the...

Duration:01:01:11

Dr. Wayne Baker: Reciprocity is Generosity

1/15/2020
Wayne Baker is an American sociologist, author, consultant, and speaker. He is the Robert P. Thome Professor of Business Administration at the University of Michigan Ross School Of Business, and Faculty Director of the Center for Positive Organizations. He is a co-founder and board member of Give and Take, Inc., a provider of tools based on his new book, ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS ASK. Prior to joining the Michigan faculty, he was on the faculty at the University of Chicago business school. He...

Duration:01:02:52

Kacy Duke: Movement is a Privilege

11/27/2019
Kacy Duke is a renowned celebrity personal trainer who’s been called New York City’s “best trainer” and “top workout guru.” Known for her insightful training techniques for the body and soul, trainer-to-the stars Kacy’s worked with many of the entertainment world’s most high profile names, including Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Johnson, Bebe Rexha, Lenny Kravitz, Gwen Stefani, Sean “P. Diddy” Combs, Bruce Willis, Iman, Josh Brolin, Julianne Moore, Denzel Washington, Maxwell, Kiefer Sutherland and...

Duration:01:04:42

Eric Standop: Bringing New Meaning to "Face Value"

10/30/2019
Eric Standop started his career in the entertainment business, and has worked as a marketing executive in the television, cinema, and computer gaming industries. Due to serious health problems, he quit his job and changed his life. Eric is a speaker, advisor and face reader who offers his knowledge to help others be the best version of themselves. Eric has over fifteen years of experience in facial diagnosis and face reading. He studied three different types of Chinese face reading with a...

Duration:01:24:51

Michael Soto: Getting Coffee with Colleagues

10/9/2019
Michael Soto is the Co-Founder of Spark Collaboration, where he has helped organizations create powerful networks by systematically pairing staff to have coffee together for increased employee engagement, productivity and innovation. Spark builds upon the success of ‘Randomised Coffee Trials,’ a process that Michael helped design at Nesta, the UK innovation foundation. In 2015, Spark won the ‘International Project of the Year’ Employee Engagement Award for the work it has done with the...

Duration:00:49:39

Andrew Muscato: Documenting the Documentarian

10/2/2019
Andrew Muscato is a filmmaker and video journalist who has traveled the world producing content for the likes of ESPN, VICE, and MSNBC. While still an undergraduate film student at NYU, Muscato premiered his first documentary "The Zen of Bobby V" at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival. Since then Makuhari Media, the company Muscato founded with former baseball manager Bobby Valentine, has produced several critically acclaimed sports documentaries such as Ballplayer: Pelotero and Schooled: The...

Duration:00:58:04

Jeffrey Meshel: The Opportunity Magnet

9/25/2019
Jeffrey Meshel is the Founder/Chairman of the Strategic Forum. The Strategic Forum is an organization of business leaders from diverse backgrounds dedicated to the exchange of ideas, development of long-term personal and business relationships and facilitates of business opportunities among members and their respective networks. The Strategic Forum has chapters in New York City and South Florida. Mr. Meshel is the author of One Phone Call Away-Secrets of the Master Networker and The...

Duration:01:01:31

Aaron Hurst: Adding Perspective to Meaning

9/11/2019
Aaron Hurst is the foremost expert on the science of purpose at work and in 2014 brought global awareness to the rise of the fourth economic era in history, the Purpose Economy. He is the CEO and Co-Founder of Imperative, the social learning platform that enables employees to help each other grow and be fulfilled at work. Previously, as the founder of the Taproot Foundation, Aaron catalyzed the $15 billion pro bono service market. He is a third generation graduate of the University of...

Duration:01:03:36

Bill O'Herron: Peace, Love, and Relationships

9/3/2019
Bill O’Herron is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been studying, teaching, and counseling for the last 16 years. His work is currently focused on couples, trying to help clients better understand the challenges and work involved with being in a mature relationship. Bill has been married to his exceedingly patient wife Linda for 21 years. They have 3 teenage daughters and 2 male dogs. After living in Wilton, CT for 15 years, Bill and his family moved to Austin, TX in 2013. He...

Duration:01:09:37

Regan Solmo: A Leader's Leader

8/21/2019
Regan Solmo is a high-functioning, passionate executive dedicated to gender equity with more than 10 years' experience serving on boards of directors of gender-facing nonprofits. Currently the Executive Managing Editor of W Magazine, an award-winning publication covering culture, fashion, and art, she has more than 20 years of experience in the publishing industry, and has held senior leadership positions at such titles as SPIN; Civilization: the Magazine of the Library of Congress; Lucky;...

Duration:01:10:21

Mike Pfaff: Mixing Business with Pleasure

8/7/2019
2019 is Mike Pfaff's 25th year in the professional sports business. He has been with the Ducks since 2002, took over the position of GM in 2006 and was named club president in 2011. Under Pfaff's leadership, the Ducks have led the circuit in attendance, became the first team in league history to eclipse the 7-million fan mark, and have welcomed a record 680+ sellout crowds. His efforts have been recognized by his peers, most notably in his being the first-ever three-time winner of the...

Duration:00:46:12

Michael O'Brien: Who's in Your Peloton

7/31/2019
On July 11th 2001 Michael OBrien was hit head-on by a speeding S.U.V. during a bike ride. He calls it his Last Bad Day and it's a grateful one because it shifted his perspective in almost everyone aspect of his life. His recovery helped him climb to the corporate executive suite on his own terms and sparked his passion in helping other leaders shift their perspectives on leadership through executive coaching, speaking, and his memoir, Shift:Creating Better Tomorrows. To celebrate his 18th...

Duration:01:09:19