Episode 42 - Brian Carlson, President of an Executive Recruitment Firm, Shares Hiring Insights
Date: July 29, 2019
Brian Carlson is President of Ambrion Staffing & Recruiting. With years of experience as an executive recruiter, Brian has insights on the hiring process that he’s excited to share. He talks about how to get your dream job as well as how to hire your dream employee.
Episode 41 - Founder of All In One Accounting Shares Financial Advice for Businesses, Taking the “Numb Out of Numbers”
Date: July 22, 2019
Heide has worked hands on at a variety of industries as CFO serving as an adviser and board member to assist in business analysis, planning and tracking to goals. Seeing a need in the market for part-time CFO services, she founded All In One Accounting in 2002, an impressively quick growing business.
Episode 40 - TV Advertising Expert & Founder of Marketing Architects Chuck Hengel Talks Digital Marketing
Date: July 15, 2019
After 21+ years of leading Marketing Architects to billions in revenue (many billions for its clients), Chuck is still addicted to the scientific marketing process of combining product, message, media, and customer engagement to radically accelerate customer acquisition and growth. Listen as he shares his insights on digital marketing and business in general.
Episode 40 - Pursuing Your Passions with Bobby Mason
Date: June 24, 2019
Bobby Mason, the host of the show and a passionate entrepreneur, talks about why he loves his work so much. He explores three questions that were asked by Ozzie Nelson in Episode 28: What gives you energy? What do you think your real unique skills and passions are? And are you currently on a path to take advantage of the two preceding questions?
Episode 39 - Expert Business Architect & Mastermind Mentor Mike Zeller
Date: June 17, 2019
Mike Zeller is a high-level business architect who strategizes with brands to maximize their sales. He is also a very successful serial entrepreneur, with multi-millionaire dollar businesses in real estate, men’s fashion, automotive, and online marketing.
Episode 38 - Advising The World's Wealthiest Families: Lessons Learned with Richard Wilson
Date: June 10, 2019
Richard C. Wilson, founder of Centimillionaire Advisors, helps $100M+ net worth families create and manage their single family offices. He is also CEO of a $500M+ single family office and Head of Direct Investments for another with $200M+ in assets. Richard has talked at 225 conferences in 17 countries, and has #1 bestselling books on the topics of family offices and capital raising industries.
Episode 37 - Brady Riesgraf Returns, Does Business Destroy Friendships?
Date: June 3, 2019
Brady Riesgraf, a close friend of Bobby’s since high school, returns to the show. Brady, currently a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton, started a landscaping business with Bobby at the age of fifteen. Listen as Brady and Bobby talk about how their business ventures once destroyed their friendship.
Episode 36 - Lee Wallace, CEO of Peace Coffee
Date: May 26, 2019
CEO Lee handles the day-to-day operations of Peace Coffee, a growing coffee business, with her cattle dog, Ruby, by her side. She was recently named Twin Cities Business Magazine’s Top 100 People to Know.
Episode 35 - Alicia Waldner, Successful 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur
Date: May 19, 2019
Currently, Alicia Waldner is just 23 years old focusing full-time on building ADventure Marketing, a growing digital marketing company she founded at age 21. Alicia is highly motivated and has lots of business knowledge to share with other business professionals.
Episode 34 - Julian Ocampo, Growing Family A Business
Date: May 13, 2019
Julian Ocampo is co-owner and VP of nine restaurants located across the Twin Cities. At age 25, Julian has done a lot. He has received his MBA, expanded his family’s business, and is already married with one child.
Episode 33 - Commencement Speeches
Date: May 6, 2019
This week, with graduation season approaching, we will be reviewing three powerful commencement speeches. We will hear the speeches given by Steve Jobs, Conan O’Brien, and Denzel Washington.
Episode 32 - Peggy Stefan, Coworking Stories
Date: April 29, 2019
Peggy Stefan, with her sister, founded the Commons coworking space. In the past, she has worked as a senior leadership consultant and business coach. Join us today as Peggy discusses the challenges and rewards of starting a business with a family member, as well as the benefits of coworking in general.
Episode 31 - Jim Watkins, From Wall Street To Opening A Cider Brewery In MN
Date: April 22, 2019
Jim Watkins and his business partner, Wade, were once living the stereotypical lives on Wall Street. After a handful of years, they decided to pack things up and move to Minnesota to start a cider brewery called Sociable Cider Werks. Their team has quickly grown to 29 full-time employees.
Episode 30 - Jerry Holl, A Non-Cyclist’s Journey from Alaska to Mexico
Date: April 15, 2019
One-day Jerry woke up and said, “I want to test myself. I should bike from Alaska to Mexico.” Coming off a lifetime of corporate positions, he wasn’t prepared for such a trip—his most trusted companion on the trip was a new bike he didn’t know how to fix. But inexperience and lack of a concrete plan didn’t stop him. Unsurprisingly, the journey taught him a lot about life the value of taking action.
Episode 29 - Nathan Hirsch, Founder of FreeeUp.com
Date: April 8, 2019
Nathan Hirsch has always been entrepreneurial. In college, he started a multimillion dollar Amazon business in his dorm room. Shortly after that, he founded FreeeUp, a leading freelance marketplace connecting businesses with the top 1% of freelancers.
Episode 28 - Ozzie Nelson, Chairman and Co-CEO of Nelson Worldwide
Date: April 1, 2019
Ozzie Nelson is the Chairman and Co-CEO of Nelson Worldwide, an architecture, design and strategy firm with over 1,100 teammates and 25 offices. Through approximately 40 acquisitions since becoming CEO of the firm, Ozzie has grown Nelson Worldwide from a boutique architecture and design firm to the third-largest in the corporate America.
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