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The Impactors Podcast

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Welcome to The Impactors Podcast! This podcast is all about impact. Each episode taps into the minds of some of the most impactful people around the world to find out how they have built a life of creating impact. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theimpactorspodcast/support

Welcome to The Impactors Podcast! This podcast is all about impact. Each episode taps into the minds of some of the most impactful people around the world to find out how they have built a life of creating impact. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theimpactorspodcast/support

Location:

Canada

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Welcome to The Impactors Podcast! This podcast is all about impact. Each episode taps into the minds of some of the most impactful people around the world to find out how they have built a life of creating impact. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theimpactorspodcast/support

Twitter:

@AveryKonda

Language:

English

Contact:

705-241-1733


Episodes

Fulcrum Connection & when bad teams happen to good people (Dr. Valerie Patrick)

7/28/2021
Episode #97 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Valerie Patrick, President and Founder at Fulcrum Connection. Fulcrum's products and services are based on social science advances that can magnify the effectiveness of technical professionals, and works exclusively with technical business professionals as a subject-matter expert to bridge the gap between social and technical sciences. Simply put, Fulcrum makes science engaging. Dr. Valerie Patrick is a facilitator, leadership trainer,...

Duration:00:10:06

The Uber for Lawn Care & bootstrapping businesses (Bryan Clayton)

7/14/2021
Episode #96 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Bryan Clayton, CEO and Co-Founder of Greenpal, an online marketplace connecting homeowners with lawn mowing professionals that want their business. Get 5 bids in minutes, pick the pro you want, and schedule and pay all online or with the mobile app. GreenPal has been called the “Uber for lawn care” by Entrepreneur magazine and has over 100,000 active users completing thousands of transactions per day. Before starting GreenPal Bryan...

Duration:00:10:57

Adaptogenic Coffee & Living Your Values in a Profit-Focused World (Lopa van der Mersch)

6/16/2021
Episode #95 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Lopa van der Mersch, Founder and CEO of Rasa, a life-changing coffee alternative that leads to less stress, better sleep, and balanced energy, as the adaptogenic coffee alternative revolutionizing people’s relationship to their energy. Lopa van der Mersch is many things: Ayurvedic practitioner. Mother of two. Sustainability advocate. TEDx speaker. Recovering cult member. Her adventures have taken her around the world in search of...

Duration:00:11:49

Personal Capital and forward-thinking digital wealth (Brendan Erne)

6/2/2021
Episode #94 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Brendan Erne, Director of Portfolio Management at Personal Capital, a forward-thinking digital wealth management service. Brendan is contributing to a revolution in sustainable, socially conscious investing. His goal? To ensure everyday investors have access to the transformational impact of an investment portfolio aligned with their values. Building Pressure for Positive Change - Investors put a record $51 billion into sustainable...

Duration:00:14:54

The importance of pressure & resiliency in leadership (Dane Jensen)

5/19/2021
Episode #93 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Dane Jensen, CEO of Third Factor, an interdisciplinary leadership development firm that helps people become better coaches, more resilient performers, and more collaborative teammates. Dane Jensen is an expert on strategy, leadership, and resilience under pressure. Dane oversees Third Factor’s delivery of leadership development programs to leading firms across North America including SAP, RBC, Uber, Twitter, the USGA, and others. He...

Duration:00:17:27

The Good Money Framework & making complex financial topics easy-to-understand (Derrick Kinney)

4/28/2021
Episode #92 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Derrick Kinney, CEO of the Good Money Framework and Host of the Good Money Podcast. Derrick Kinney is changing the conversation about money. On his podcast, Good Money, Derrick interviews the world’s top business professionals, influencers, authors, and leaders to inspire listeners to build their net worth for good. Sharing insights from conversations with prominent figures like Matthew McConaughey and Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph,...

Duration:00:17:45

The essential diversity mindset & strategic coaching (Soo Peer)

4/21/2021
Episode #91 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Soo Bong Peer, Strategy Consultant, Executive Coach & Author of The Essential Diversity Mindset. Peer was raised in a South Korean military, political, and diplomatic family. She grew up in South Korea, Mexico, the UK, Japan and the U.S. With more than 30 years of experience in strategic marketing, global branding, business development, international joint ventures, and leadership development, Peer’s hands-on career combined with...

Duration:00:13:26

Disrupting disinfection & getting smart about getting clean (Eli Harris)

4/14/2021
Episode #90 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Eli Harris, President & Co-Founder of R-Zero. Eli Harris may be young, but don’t underestimate him. Driven by an unwavering work ethic and desire to change the world for the better, he’s worked for leading hi-tech companies around the world and launched two successful startups — all before his 30th birthday. Now as president and co-founder of R- Zero, he’s taking on his most ambitious challenge yet: tackling the transmission of...

Duration:00:21:48

Cultural change & leading consciously (Dr. Jean Latting)

4/7/2021
Episode #89 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Jean Latting, Inclusion and Cultural Change Consultant, and President of Leading Consciously. As a consultant, researcher, and educator, Jean focuses on leadership in multicultural and diverse organizations. While at GCSW, the Jean Kantambu Latting College Professorship of Leadership and Change endowment was established in her name by the renowned philanthropist, Maconda Brown O’Connor. Latting received her master’s degree from...

Duration:00:08:59

Impact as an output & improving leadership effectiveness (Bill Eckstrom)

3/31/2021
Episode #88 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Bill Eckstrom, Founder & CEO of EcSell Institute and Co-Author of The Coaching Effect. EcSell Institute is the world’s first and only organization to measure and quantify leadership effectiveness. Bill and his coauthor, Sarah Wirth, are considered the world’s foremost authorities in metric-based performance coaching and growth. Bill and Sarah’s book, The Coaching Effect, was written to help leaders understand how coaching is the key to...

Duration:00:12:12

Healing American Healthcare & health as a human right (Ed Eichhorn)

3/10/2021
Episode #87 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Ed Eichhorn, President of Medlink Consulting Group and co-author of Healing American Healthcare. Ed strongly believes healthcare is a right and not a privilege and that seeking health care should not have the potential to lead to bankruptcy. Through his book in partnership with Dr. Michael Hutchinson, Healing American Healthcare, he provides a plan to reduce the cost of healthcare in America by $1 trillion a year while providing...

Duration:00:17:53

Culture, strategy & creating a shared vision (Daniel Forrester)

2/24/2021
Episode #86 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Daniel Forrester, Founder & CEO of THRUUE and co-author of top seller Relentless: The Forensics of Mobsters' Business Practices. THRUUE is an expert consultancy advising CEOs, boards, and their leadership teams on the intersection of North Star ideas, strategy, and culture. Our firm exists to close the gap between the aspiration expressed in your mission, vision, and values and the execution implied in your culture. A great strategy...

Duration:00:21:21

Mobster business practices & building impact sustainably (Jerry Zimmerman)

2/17/2021
Episode #85 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Jerry Zimmerman, a globally recognized microeconomist and author of 7 books including co-authoring the top seller Relentless: The Forensics of Mobsters' Business Practices. Jerry has taught organizational economics, accounting, and finance at the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School for more than forty years. He has consulted with numerous clients, including Fortune 500 companies and management advisory firms, to demonstrate...

Duration:00:13:14

Pharaoh's Conclave & preparing youth for esports careers (Erich & Jakita)

2/10/2021
Episode #84 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor Erich Thomas & Dr. Jakita Thomas, Co-Founders of Pharaoh's Conclave. They work with a diverse group of community organizations to engage and prepare youth for careers and opportunities related to eSports. If you enjoyed the episode leave a #iTunes review to help new people find it! Link: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-impactors-podcast/id1405642226 Email me if you have a special guest in mind that you want me to host on...

Duration:00:16:40

Chateau Mcely, photovoltaics & leading the green revolution (James Cusumano)

2/3/2021
Episode #83 of The Impactors Podcast features #Impactor James Cusumano, Chairman and Owner of Chateau Mcely, chosen by the European Union as a leading Green, 5-star, Castle Hotel and Spa in Central Europe, and bestselling author of Life Is Beautiful. James is an inspiring speaker and an accomplished leader with successful careers as an entertainer, scientist, corporate executive, and entrepreneur. Drawing on his career success, he shares his multifaceted guide to life-long success and...

Duration:00:22:35

The AWESome EarthKind & climate disruption (Ron Kamen)

1/20/2021
Click the link to enter a sweepstakes for a free LED Light Fixture (valued at $150): https://awesomeearthkind.com/impactors Episode #82 of The Impactors Podcast features #SocialImpactor Ron Kamen, CEO of EarthKind Energy Consulting and the host of the AWESome EarthKind podcast. Ron’s life mission is to empower everyday people to make clean energy transitions to reduce their carbon footprint– and save them money. For more than three decades, Ron has energized communities, governments,...

Duration:00:20:59

Compassion & making wiser end-of-life decisions (Dr. Jeff Spiess)

1/13/2021
Episode #81 of The Impactors Podcast features #SocialImpactor Dr. Jeff Spiess, author of Dying with Ease: A Compassionate Guide for Making Wiser End-of-Life Decisions. Jeff has spent his medical career with people facing serious illness and death, first as an oncologist, then as a hospice physician. He has lectured extensively and has been recognized as a leader in the field of end-of-life care. He has observed, through extensive clinical experience and innumerable conversations with the...

Duration:00:17:26

Brooks Digital & creating an impact through empowering health non profits (Spencer Brooks)

1/6/2021
Episode #80 of The Impactors Podcast features #SocialImpactor Spencer Brooks, Founder, and Principal of Brooks Digital, an expert digital firm that empowers health nonprofits to improve the lives of patients. Spencer has helped organizations such as The diaTribe Foundation scale their digital presence from a few thousand annual visitors and subscribers to over 2.5 million visitors and 200,000 subscribers. Spencer’s superpower is helping organizations get their complex, difficult-to-use...

Duration:00:18:49

Rediscover your play & how to be yourself (Jeff Harry)

12/9/2020
Episode #79 of Season 2 of The Social Impactors Podcast features #SocialImpactor Jeff Harry, an international speaker and a recognized Top 100 leader in Human Resources. Jeff shows individuals and companies how to tap into their true selves, to feel their happiest and most fulfilled — all by playing. Jeff has worked with Google, Microsoft, Southwest Airlines, Adobe, the NFL, Amazon, and Facebook, helping their staff to infuse more play into the day-to-day. Jeff is an international...

Duration:00:24:07

Good Goes Further & Impact Marketing (Steven Aguiar)

12/2/2020
Episode #78 of Season 2 of The Social Impactors Podcast features #SocialImpactor Steven Aguiar, Founder of BlueWing and Good Goes Further. Steven is a full-stack digital marketer that has deep experience using digital marketing to drive positive outcomes for businesses and mission-driven organizations. Steven and I talk about his work with connecting non-profits to resources, how he can use digital marketing to make good go further in the world, and what it means to him to be a social...

Duration:00:09:28