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Thomas Edison once said that vision without execution is hallucination. Many leaders have a great vision, but struggle to achieve it due to lack of execution. In order to succeed, an organization must have both a defined culture and the processes in place to support and drive achievement. Often, companies and the people within them, must transform in many ways to ensure execution happens and results are optimized.brbr During this show, Chris Elias will discuss these real-life issues with business leaders and transformative experts. Together, they will share stories of successes, failures, and the leadership practices that will benefit you the most. Transformative Experts with Chris Elias is broadcast live every Monday at 8 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel and replays on Sundays at 10 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Influencers Channel.

Thomas Edison once said that vision without execution is hallucination. Many leaders have a great vision, but struggle to achieve it due to lack of execution. In order to succeed, an organization must have both a defined culture and the processes in place to support and drive achievement. Often, companies and the people within them, must transform in many ways to ensure execution happens and results are optimized.brbr During this show, Chris Elias will discuss these real-life issues with business leaders and transformative experts. Together, they will share stories of successes, failures, and the leadership practices that will benefit you the most. Transformative Experts with Chris Elias is broadcast live every Monday at 8 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel and replays on Sundays at 10 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Influencers Channel.

Location:

United States

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Thomas Edison once said that vision without execution is hallucination. Many leaders have a great vision, but struggle to achieve it due to lack of execution. In order to succeed, an organization must have both a defined culture and the processes in place to support and drive achievement. Often, companies and the people within them, must transform in many ways to ensure execution happens and results are optimized.brbr During this show, Chris Elias will discuss these real-life issues with business leaders and transformative experts. Together, they will share stories of successes, failures, and the leadership practices that will benefit you the most. Transformative Experts with Chris Elias is broadcast live every Monday at 8 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel and replays on Sundays at 10 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Influencers Channel.

Language:

English


Episodes

Encore: Life's Lessons - The Hard Way…The Better Way

4/12/2021
Thanks to the strong leadership skills, energetic personality, and incredible drive of its founder T.J. Nelligan, Nelligan Sports Marketing had become one of the top collegiate sports marketing companies in the world. However, as life often does, T.J. was thrown a curveball when his son Sean was born with special needs. While T.J. first viewed Sean's needs as a disability, he quickly learned that Sean didn't see it that way at all. Oblivious to potential hardships, Sean loved life every day...

Duration:00:52:20

Creating Your Own Success

4/5/2021
Janneh Wright was raised right. He was raised to believe that nothing could stop him from being successful if he stayed focused on his future and worked hard to achieve his dreams. Having grown up in a touch New York neighborhood, he could have easily succumbed to the negative pressures around him, yet, he broke though and has achieved great success. Now, in addition to running a successful company, he is also giving back to that same neighborhood, helping to create transformation. Tune in...

Duration:00:53:55

Velocity, Volume & Venom

3/29/2021
This week Eric Dezenhall, author of 11 books and journalist, joins Chris to talk about today's cultural climate in the US. More than ever, velocity, volume and venom move the internet. Today, it's too easy to find yourself or your company in a situation where you may have to defend yourself. Worse yet, you may be considered guilty without the opportunity to defend yourself. It seems that conversations are disappearing and accusations are becoming the norm. As well as being an author, Eric is...

Duration:00:52:29

Great Culture Driving Great Customer Service

3/22/2021
This week, Captain William T Thompson, retired airline pilot for Delta, entrepreneur and author of The Flight To Excellence, joins Chris to discuss how Delta has built a world class organization and one of the top performing airlines in the world. When T joined Delta, he learned the importance of being part of a corporate family and treating everyone right. This translated to a career of excellence and developing his 4P system: Principles, People, Plan and Perform. Through this system, any...

Duration:00:54:55

The Secret to the Power of One

3/15/2021
What does it mean to have your life transformed in a single moment? Genevieve Piturro was a successful executive on her way up the corporate ladder when she experienced such a moment triggered by a simple question from a little girl. In an instant, Genevieve knew she had to change her path to follow her new passion. In the years since, she has transformed the lives of countless children and many adults. Tune in this week as Genevieve shares her remarkable, transformative story with Chris.

Duration:00:53:25

Amplifying Strategic Impact

3/1/2021
When strategic planning is seen as a chore, it can become something of which companies just go through the motion. This defeats the purpose. Instead, it should be a lively, creative and energetic process that gets everyone in the company excited and focused on executing a company's future. Meet Carol Poore, Ph.D., an internationally renowned expert on the subject. In this episode of Transformative Experts, Chris discusses with Carol how to transform an ineffective strategic planning process...

Duration:00:53:20

Maximizing Your Business's Value

2/22/2021
Have you ever considered selling your business? How about maximizing the value for yourself or for investors? All too often, business owners sell themselves short by not understanding how to sell the value of their business. John Warrillow, author of the books Built to Sell, The Automatic Customer, and The Art of Selling Your Business is an expert at building value and selling businesses. During this week's conversation with Chris, find out how to maximize your company's value and avoid...

Duration:00:54:20

True Entrepreneurship: More Than Dreaming

2/15/2021
Jennifer Brazer, author of 'From Cubicle to Cloud', created a cloud-based company before there was such a thing. While doing corporate work, she identified a need and pounced. Jennifer then pioneered the creation of a remote access application and business before that kind of work was considered “acceptable.” Yet, her deep-rooted conviction in the product drove her and her clients to success. Tune in to hear her conversation with Chris about the lessons she learned along her journey and what...

Duration:00:52:24

Selfish Teller or Selfless Listener?

2/8/2021
We have all heard that we must be good listeners. We have even learned many skills to be better at listening, but are you truly a good listener? David Cooke goes beyond the skills of listening and has become an expert on understanding the behavior of listening. When in a discussion, are you a Selfish Teller or a Selfless Listener? In this week's program, Chris discusses with David what this means and how to work on your behaviors as a listener, becoming a much better leader, friend and...

Duration:00:52:35

It Takes Communication to Communicate

2/1/2021
In this episode, Chris is joined by his friend, Ken McMullen, an expert at communications. They have a robust conversation on the art of communication and how communication systems and styles are changing. Are you wondering how to improve communication in your company, or even your personal life? Are you wondering how to better communicate with the Millennials or Gen Z group? Join us for this conversation and learn some great tips!

Duration:00:54:05

Supercharging You

1/25/2021
This week, Chris speaks with internationally renowned impact coach, Sara Simmonds. Sara's journey through the fashion industry helped her discover her true purpose. This discovery has supercharged her life and lead her on a path of success and happiness. What's the secret? Tune in to find out. You don't want to miss this entertaining and thought-provoking conversation. And, what you learn will help you start down the path of supercharging your life.

Duration:00:55:59

Achieving You Goals

1/18/2021
In this episode, Chris talks with his producer and fellow radio show host, Jesse Jamison. As our first show of the new year, we will be discussing multiple topics including setting and achieving goals.

Duration:00:55:17

Encore: The Chief Trouble Maker

1/11/2021
On this week’s show, Chris talks to successful entrepreneur, Andre Brisson, about transforming his lifelong struggle with severe ADHD and Asperger’s syndrome into an unstoppable strength. The truth is that many entrepreneurs have some degree of ADHD and those that turn the diagnosed disability into a strength can capitalize and leverage it into something much bigger. The key is self-awareness. Listen in to learn how to recognize weaknesses that may be holding you back and identify methods to...

Duration:00:54:15

An Incredible Journey

12/21/2020
After getting her master’s degree in public health, Rana Shanawani began her career with the British chapter of the United Nations in Syria. While there, she got married, started a family, and helped start-up micro-businesses. Then war hit. Luckily, Rana and her family were able to get out safely but had to leave everything behind. She returned to America and had to start over. Surprisingly, even with all of her credentials, it was tough to find a job. With her innate persistency, Rana...

Duration:00:53:39

Creating Conscious Transformation

12/7/2020
Joey Klein is an internationally known personal transformation expert, world champion martial artist, business CEO, and author of the book The Inner Matrix: A Guide to Transforming Your Life and Awakening Your Spirit. Early on, Joey discovered the power of his inner voice and continues to focus his life's work on understanding the neuroscience of success by developing a system to help others with “Conscious Transformation.” Today, he works with CEOs, leaders, and professional athletes,...

Duration:00:54:58

The Maverick

11/30/2020
The corporate world and Torre Miller just don't get along. Having received advice from his previous boss that he would be better off outside of the corporate environment, Torre embarked on a path of entrepreneurialism. Like most entrepreneurs, though, he suffered failures before experiencing success. Finally, having discovered an unserved need and thereby an opportunity for market disruption, Torre embraced his maverick tendencies and plowed forward. Through the years, he has built an...

Duration:00:56:10

The New Age of Mar Com

11/23/2020
What happened to advertising agencies? Today, we use the term Marcom or marketing communications. What we have to do to reach our target markets has become much more complicated than just creating advertising pieces and companies must consider this. It starts with a shift in thinking within the company, making change part of the culture, understanding how to define disruption for your company, and identifying the enemy you are truly fighting. This week, Chris is joined by Paul Venn, The CEO...

Duration:00:53:21

Encore Optimum Performance

11/16/2020
On this week’s episode of Transformative Experts with Chris Elias, we welcome competitive skier and Olympic ski coach turned successful businessman, Gary Miller. Gary uses principles learned on the slopes, like discipline, structure, and taking risks, into entrepreneurial advantages. During our conversation, he shares stories about peak performance, work ethic, and that one time he missed a big opportunity with Red Bull. Listen now to see if you’ve made a similar mistake and to learn what...

Duration:00:53:12

Lights…Camera…Action!

11/9/2020
Actor and director, turned renowned speaker and coach, Michael Allosso, joins us to talk about presence. In today's world of video conferencing and broadcasting, we are all on the camera in front of audiences often. Do you know how you come across? Are you aware of your executive presence and how others may be seeing you in a world where most communication is visual? Your presence on camera is key to engaging your audience and making your meetings (or presentations) as effective and powerful...

Duration:00:52:40

Responding to the World

11/2/2020
Once a powerful politician and successful CEO, Cathleen Elle had her world turned upside down with the tragic loss of her son. Instead of throwing in the towel, she decided to own her future and reengineered her life. Now, she has transformed her life and helps others with trauma do the same. Being a leader is not just about achieving results. It’s about owning your life, staying positive, and realizing your future. Join Chris and Cathleen this week as they share stories and discuss the...

Duration:00:53:10