KATALYST Podcast with Hunter Burney
By Hunter Burney
For the ambitious, innovative and thoughtful professional. Rooted in a passion for leadership and rich background in fundamentals and principles for producing successful organizational change, KATALYST will host practitioners from various industries and skill sets to bring value to you!
If you're a middle-manager or early career professional leading others or simply wanting to lead others, you will find a lot of value by becoming part of this KATALYST community!
To new listeners: Please take a moment to send me a message and connect! 🤙 BE YOU, BE CONFIDENT, BE A KATALYST!
If you're a middle-manager or early career professional leading others or simply wanting to lead others, you will find a lot of value by becoming part of this KATALYST community!
To new listeners: Please take a moment to send me a message and connect! 🤙 BE YOU, BE CONFIDENT, BE A KATALYST!
S5:E9 IT'S A PROCESS with Marcus Williams | Part 2
Last Episode of 2020! Wow what a year! We have now come at the ‘IT’S A PROCESS’ theme from a few different angles, and this second segment with Marcus truly caps off this series with a bang! I love this quote from Marcus: “How can you improve the process if you do not know what the current process is?” Marcus has a great career story as well as his approach to leveraging the networking power of LinkedIn. Marcus was one of the first to join the KATALYST community and it is great to have this discussion to further hear his journey. With a diverse background and a strong commitment to continuously improving himself, Marcus shares some great context and wisdom in this two-episode discussion. It’s a true pleasure to wrap up year one of KATALYST and the IT’S A PROCESS series with Marcus! Connect with Marcus Williams on LinkedIn! Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 31, 2020
S5:E8 IT'S A PROCESS with Marcus Williams | Part 1
We wrap up the IT’S A PROCESS series with Marcus Williams. Marcus has a great career story as well as his approach to leveraging the networking power of LinkedIn. Marcus was one of the first to join the KATALYST community and it is great to have this discussion to further hear his journey. With a diverse background and a strong commitment to continuously improving himself, Marcus shares some great context and wisdom in this two-episode discussion. It’s a pleasure to wrap up year one of KATALYST and the IT’S A PROCESS series with Marcus in this two-part discussion! Connect with Marcus Williams on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 29, 2020
S5:E7 IT'S A PROCESS with Trevor Houston | Part 2
Part 2 with Trevor Houston carries forward the discussion around Trevor's process. Trevor Houston is host of the Who Ya Know - Job Networking Show, with a heart and mission to help professionals in transition. Rooted in his financial services expertise, Trevor has created an inspiring platform for education, empowering and connecting. Also CEO of his financial services firm, Trevor shares a great story of what IT’S A PROCESS means to him and how this disseminates to his teams. Connect with Trevor on LinkedIn and check out https://whoyaknow.show Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 22, 2020
S5:E6 IT'S A PROCESS with Trevor Houston | Part 1
We continue in the IT'S A PROCESS Series! Trevor Houston is host of the Who Ya Know - Job Networking Show, with a heart and mission to help professionals in transition. Rooted in his financial services expertise, Trevor has created an inspiring platform for education, empowering and connecting. Also CEO of his financial services firm, Trevor shares a great story of what IT’S A PROCESS means to him and how this disseminates to his teams. Connect with Trevor on LinkedIn and check out The Who Ya Know Show site Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on Twitter and Instagram @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 18, 2020
S5:E5 IT'S A PROCESS with Bill McClain | Part 2
The second half of the chat with Bill McClain, Founder and President of Networking Solutions and StratusDial. It's great to hear Bill describe his approach to his team and his industry in this segment. Bill shares some wisdom and great advice for talented and aspiring professionals. Connect with Bill McClain on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 15, 2020
S5:E4 IT'S A PROCESS with Bill McClain | Part 1
Bill McClain is the Founder and President of Networking Solutions and StratusDial. Bill is a technical guy with a passion for serving others, and I truly believe you are going to enjoy hearing his journey and what energizes him. In this discussion we explore how Bill’s process evolved in building his companies and teams. How he has adapted over time and what he is excited about right now. Connect with Bill on LinkedIn and at StratusDial.com Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 11, 2020
S5:E3 IT'S A PROCESS with Justin Batt | Part 3
We wrap up this disussion around IT'S A PROCESS with Justin Batt, Chief Dad Officer at Daddy Saturday, TEDx speaker, Author, Spartan athlete, and now owner of True South Farm. This segment is packed with wisdom and perspective from Justin’s experience building the Daddy Saturday brand and honing in his process for maximizing his impact. We talk about accountability within the scope of Daddy Saturday but also through the lens of being your best individually and professionally. Justin shares his daily process, which is a great peak behind the scenes. If you have not listened to the first two segments with Justin, then catch those before you dive into this last segment. Connect with Justin at JustinBatt.com & DaddySaturday.com Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn, and on socials @BEAKATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
December 07, 2020
S5:E2 IT'S A PROCESS with Justin Batt | Part 2
Dive in to Part 2 with Justin Batt, Chief Dad Officer at Daddy Saturday, TEDx speaker, Author, Spartan athlete, and now owner of True South Farm. Justin is on a mission to end fatherlessness, an often overlooked weak spot in American society today. Physically and emotionally absent fathers are at the core of many behavioral and systemic issues in American society, and Justin created the Daddy Saturday foundation as a platform for education, equipping and empowering dads to be their best. We highlight statistics around fatherlessness. We talk about guiding kids through failure. We talk about having epic times at home with your kids. And we talk about some fresh activities happening in the Daddy Saturday arena. Check out DaddySaturday.com & JustinBatt.com Connect with KATALYST on Linkedin and Instagram @BeAKatalyst BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
November 30, 2020
S5:E1 IT'S A PROCESS with Justin Batt | Part 1
New series, new guest!! We throttle forward into the IT'S A PROCESS series, opening it up with Justin Batt, Chief Dad Officer at Daddy Saturday, TEDx speaker, Author, Spartan athlete, and now owner of True South Farm. Justin is on a mission to end fatherlessness, an often overlooked weak spot in American society today. Physically and emotionally absent fathers are at the core of many behavioral and systemic issues in American society, and Justin created the Daddy Saturday foundation as a platform for education, equipping and empowering dads to be their best. Justin's story of going from the corporate world to entrepreneurship is truly inspiring! Dive into this first segment with us as we discuss Justin's career evolution and set the framework for talking about all of the exciting things that he is working on right now. Justin truly is a 'katalyst' in his community, both locally and globally. Check out DaddySaturday.com & JustinBatt.com Connect with KATALYST on Linkedin and Instagram (@BeAKatalyst) BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
November 23, 2020
S4:E9 OWNERSHIP with Megan DiMartino | Part 3
In Part 3, we bring this discussion with Megan DiMartino, Founder of Novita Spa and Glycolique skincare line and a true pioneer for beauty products, to a close. If you have not listened to the first two parts, then stop now and do that before diving into this final segment with Megan. In this final segment, Megan shares some powerful wisdom from her experience building three 7-figure businesses. Don’t miss a second! Visit NovitaSpa.com & check out Megandimartino.com for more information about downloading her book Hope & Possibilities Follow KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn and Instagram BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
November 18, 2020
S4:E8 OWNERSHIP with Megan DiMartino | Part 2
Megan DiMartino, Founder of Novita Spa and skincare line and a true pioneer for beauty products! We continue in Megan's engaging story, reflecting on her career and sharing her insights on ownership. Visit NovitaSpa.com & check out Megandimartino.com for more information about her book Hope & Possibilities Connect with Megan DiMartino on LinkedIn Follow KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn and Instagram BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
November 10, 2020
S4:E7 OWNERSHIP with Megan DiMartino | Part 1
New Guest, Megan DiMartino, Founder of Novita Spa and skincare line and a true pioneer for beauty products! Oh, and a proud Texan, from NYC! You are going to love Megan's story, particularly as we unpack her early career pivots in this first episode. She attributes much of her success to constantly being curious, wanting to improve, and her passion for creating. Visit NovitaSpa.com & check out Megandimartino.com for more information about her book Hope & Possibilities Connect with Megan Di Martino on LinkedIn Follow KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn and Instagram BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
November 04, 2020
S4:E6 OWNERSHIP with Evan Knox | Part 3
We bring this discussion with Evan Knox of Caffeine Marketing to a close with some powerful insight and experience for taking ownership and leading well. If you have not listened to either of the first two segments of this discussion, get those first! I am super thankful that we have professionals like Evan, with the influence over multiple organizations, to instill solid principles and values into the organizations they work with. Caffeine.marketing EvanKnox.com Connect with Evan Knox on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
October 26, 2020
S4:E5 OWNERSHIP with Evan Knox | Part 2
We continue this ownership discussion with Evan Knox, founder of Caffeine Marketing and investor at Tactos. In this segment, we share specific examples of how we have seen and experienced ownership in the workplace. This is an important, and often overlooked, aspect of a healthy team. And it applies to every member of a team regardless of the role. Connect with Evan Knox on LinkedIn Visit Evan at evanknox.com Connect with KATALYST podcast Also, check out @BEAKATALYST on Instagram; Be sure to like, share and follow! Thank you for being on this journey with me. BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
October 22, 2020
S4:E4 OWNERSHIP with Evan Knox | Part 1
OWNERSHIP series continues with another fantastic guest and story. In this episode we start our discussion with Evan Knox, Founder of Caffeine Marketing and Small Business Investor at Tactos. This first segment was a ton of fun to chat through. If you have not heard the story behind Katalyst, then you will enjoy some context here as we talk through Evan's early career. Connect with Evan Knox on LinkedIn Visit Evan at https://evanknox.com/ Connect with KATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
October 13, 2020
S4:E3 OWNERSHIP with Leslie August | Part 3
Part 3 of the discussion with Leslie August. If you have not listened to the first two segments with Leslie, go snag those first before listening to this episode! Leslie really ties this conversation up with a bow in this final segment. She has a fantastic perspective on leadership, ownership, creativity, confidence and success in general. Contact Leslie at LAugust@leslieaugust.com for the Blueprint referenced in episode 2 Check out LeslieAugust.com Connect with Leslie Levy August on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
October 06, 2020
S4:E2 OWNERSHIP with Leslie August | Part 2
We continue the discussion with Leslie August. As we learn more about her heart and mission to combat workplace bullying and help organizations thrive, we also uncover some valuable wisdom for career development. Don't miss it! In this episode, we also discuss a FREE Blueprint to prevent and correct workplace bullying. This for strategically mapping out your organizational needs and plan for a healthy workplace, and specifically developing procedures. See www.leslieaugust.com and also reach out to Leslie at LAugust@leslieaugust.com for your free copy of the Blueprint to prevent and correct workplace bullying. Connect with Leslie on LinkedIn Connect with and follow KATALYST BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
September 30, 2020
S4:E1 OWNERSHIP with Leslie August | Part 1
We pivot into a new series and dive into a very meaningful discussion with Leslie August. OWNERSHIP: What comes to mind when you hear ownership? Do you think about business ownership? Do you think about personal ownership? Do you think about what others are doing, or what you are working towards? How do you view ownership, as a principle in your life, personally or professionally? All these and more to explore in this series! -- -- -- -- I love Leslie's authentic story and passion for an ownership mindset. Even further, she is taking a stand for something often overlooked in the workplace. You also won't want to miss how she breaks down ownership into three pillars. Connect with Leslie on LinkedIn Check out https://www.leslieaugust.com Follow KATALYST on social media BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
September 24, 2020
S3:E9 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Nate Peo | Part 3
Bringing the chat with Nate and the CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY series to a close in this packed episode. Highlights: Parallels for our journeys Creating, doing, executing for you Nate's mission to bridge the gap with vendors Connect with Nate at natepeo.com Connect with Nate on Linkedin Connect and follow the KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
September 14, 2020
S3:E8 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Nate Peo | Part 2
Wow! If you have not listened to the first episode with Nate, then stop what you are doing and catch up! Nate's openness about changing his trajectory and the mindset of the moments he found himself in career pivots or inflection points, is truly valuable and super interesting. Connect with Nate Peo on LinkedIn Visit NatePeo.com Connect with Katalyst on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
September 08, 2020
S3:E7 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Nate Peo | Part 1
In episode 7 of this CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY series, we open up a 3-part discussion with Nate Peo. Nate has a very cool story of his progression into a long career of construction purchasing. And in addition to his career, he started a podcast this year. Nate's podcast is the ALL-IN Podcast with Nate Peo, and I was fortunate to be a guest on Nate's podcast earlier this year. In this first segment, we set the stage for Nate's career story. I love how open and thoughtful Nate is about sharing his inflection points along the way, some planned, some unplanned. I expect you to really enjoy this discussion. Dive in! Connect with Nate Peo on LinkedIn Visit Nate's website Connect with the KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn Check back next week for part 2 of this discussion. In the meantime: BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
August 31, 2020
S3:E6 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Keziah Robinson | Part 3
In this 3-part discussion with Keziah, we have heard the story of a physics professional turned investment banker and now a coach and consultant at her firm Cassia Partners. As we bring this discussion to a close in episode 3, we discuss: Partnering for shared success Leadership and influence Growth You are in sales, one way or another Connect with Keziah Robinson on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn We keep the CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY series going next week, don't miss it! BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
August 25, 2020
S3:E5 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Keziah Robinson | Part 2
I truly hope that you have already caught part 1 of this discussion with Keziah Robinson. She has a tremendous story and fantastic heart for making a difference in the organizations that she works with through coaching and consulting at Cassia Partners. As we pivot into this middle part of the discussion, we hone in on the perspective of being a problem solver and being motivated to make a difference. Connect with Keziah Robinson on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST Podcast on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
August 18, 2020
S3:E4 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with Keziah Robinson | Part 1
When I met Keziah and heard her story, I knew exactly how she would bring value to the KATALYST podcast! Through a series of inflection points in her life, combined with a thirst for growth and continuous improvement (personally and professionally), Keziah now brings a truly unique perspective. Her work is now focused on empowering organizations to thrive, at her firm Cassia Partners. From Physics to Financial Investing...You won't want to miss this story. Connect with Keziah Robinson on LinkedIn here. Connect with KATALYST podcast on LinkedIn here. BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
August 10, 2020
S3:E3 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with James Ricks | Part 3
What a way to wrap up this discussion with James!! I'm telling you, it's not about big leaps, it's not about unrealistic overnight changes. It is about the details. It is about consistency. It is about having the foresight and patience to plan, while at the same time being opportunistic and willing to adapt as you go. CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY is a real passion of mine, and I love having James Ricks on to kick off the Series. You have to appreciate his story and the years it has taken to build up to where he is now. Spoiler alert, he has just moved his family to Hawaii where he now runs his business. Dig into to this 3-part discussion with me and James, there is a load of value here. James Ricks on LinkedIn James at www.consultinglaunchpad.com KATALYST Podcast on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
July 27, 2020
S3:E2 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with James Ricks | Part 2
Changing your trajectory is the heart of James’ story and now his business. In this episode we discuss the mindset of this inflection point in life. We discuss entrepreneurship, but not as if it is the only option. James gives some insight on the variety of stories that he is involved in, which always helps for context of what this may look like in your own situation and narrative. Quote from James: "For some people it might just mean changing industries" Visit James on LinkedIn James' company: www.consultinglaunchpad.com Visit Katalyst on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KAYALYST!
July 20, 2020
S3:E1 CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY with James Ricks | Part 1
As we open up the CHANGE YOUR TRAJECTORY series, I am thrilled to have James Ricks on the Katalyst Podcast. James and I connected on LinkedIn in March of this year and by the time we recorded this, James' world was uncertain and for that matter everyone's world was uncertain. The COVID-19 pandemic was starting to take effect in the U.S. and as a result the Ricks family was delaying their relocation plans. It's a great story and James is a great guest. You should expect to be challenged in the way you think about your life, your career, your family, your goals and your growth. I admire the patience that James has displayed in what I understand of his story. I truly hope you enjoy and connect with his story here in this series. Visit James on LinkedIn James' company: www.consultinglaunchpad.com Visit Katalyst on LinkedIn BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KAYALYST!
July 14, 2020
S2:E12 INFLUENCE with Robert Sieger | Part 3
INFLUENCE Series final episode: Robert and I continue in this third segment with more nuances about how he effectively manages his team and has evolved in his career as a leader. Particularly with a focus on being a heart-led leader, with an emphasis on gratitude and support for your team. Honestly, it was hard for me as the interviewer in this segment not to keep the conversation going and going. We had a time commitment and of course you have to manage the length of the podcast, so there are a couple things in particular that I was extremely tempted to dive further into. The point I am trying to make is that Robert's diverse background, his authentic heart for leading with others in mind first, and his positive energy are a wealth of experience and perspective that I thoroughly enjoyed hearing and learning from. If you are reading this and you have not listened to the entire #INFLUENCE series from the beginning....then stop here and go to S2:E1 by clicking HERE. Robert Sieger would love to connect with you on his LinkedIn page. KATALYST Podcast on LinkedIn Hunter Burney on LinkedIn E3 Media Co. on YouTube BE YOU!! BE CONFIDENT!! BE A KATALYST!!
July 06, 2020
S2:E11 INFLUENCE with Robert Sieger | Part 2
Has there ever been a time where Robert's system and style of leadership has been more relevant than now, in the uncertainty of our global health crisis?? I love Robert Sieger’s energy in this episode! Robert really unpacks the core of his view on being a heart-led leader. He shares examples of recent interactions with his team where he was able to truly demonstrate this value. He gives some practical advice on staying positive through uncertainty and creating an atmosphere where a remote team can thrive. What are your thoughts as a team member or team leader? What works for your team? Connect with Robert on LinkedIn Connect with KATALYST & Hunter Burney on LinkedIn Be you! Be confident! Be a Katalyst!
June 23, 2020
S2:E10 INFLUENCE with Robert Sieger | Part 1
WHAT DOES A SALES GUY KNOW ABOUT RUNNING AN IT DEPARTMENT OR ORGANIZATION? The answer to that comes from the next KATALYST guest, Robert Sieger. Our last 3-part discussion in this INFLUENCE series starts out with these highlights: Servant Leadership - not a cool tagline or poster... a true value, in practice. Adapting in this new environment Exiting team members Connect with KATALYST on LinkedIn Connect with Robert Sieger on LinkedIn Go check out the E3 Media Co. YouTube channel for the video versions of the podcast in addition to other valuable content about leadership. BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!!
June 09, 2020
S2:E9 INFLUENCE with Dave Seaton | Part 3
WE ARE BACK FOR THE FINAL SEGMENT WITH DAVE SEATON... COMPUTER PROGRAMMER TURNED TRANSFORMATION LEADER What is a healthcare tech company doing with CUSTOMER SERVICE? How does Dave view FEEBACK? Have your pad and pen for some notes 😃 Connect with E3 Media Co. & Katalyst on LinkedIn! Connect with DAVE SEATON on LinkedIn & on his Blog. Be YOU! Be CONFIDENT! Be a KATALYST!!
June 01, 2020
S2:E8 INFLUENCE with Dave Seaton | Part 2
WE ARE BACK WITH DAVE SEATON... COMPUTER PROGRAMMER TURNED TRANSFORMATION LEADER Loaded with one-liners...so get your notepad app ready Accelerating change quicker with a foundation of trust Communicating with purpose and clarity Dave's SAY:DO ratio Connect with E3 Media Co. & Katalyst on LinkedIn! Connect with DAVE SEATON on LinkedIn & on his Blog. Be YOU! Be CONFIDENT! Be a KATALYST!!
May 26, 2020
S2:E7 INFLUENCE with Dave Seaton | Part 1
Dave Seaton brings the nuggets in this chat...don't miss a minute of this series!! Computer programmer turned Transformational leader, Dave has a strong passion for how leaders at all levels impact their teams. Unpacking INFLUENCE with Dave was a treat and I know that you will like it too. Jump into this first episode and then catch the next two coming soon. PLEASE FOLLOW & SUBSCRIBE TO STAY UP-TO-DATE WITH KATALYST. ALSO, PLEASE SHARE WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS, & COLLEAGUES! Connect with Dave: https://www.daveseatonleadership.com Connect with E3 Media on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg
May 18, 2020
A CONSIDERATION, AS A LISTENER
In this brief episode, I am opening up the idea of support. This podcast is a fun journey for me and so far I have been doing everything to produce the episodes on my own. There are a lot of great resources out there to increase the value, the energy and quality of my podcast, and so I am asking you to consider supporting my podcast. There are a couple ways to support: Engagement - this is simple and free. Reach out to me and let me know your thoughts on KATALYST. Also, share with a friend, family member or colleague. Financial support - Anchor has implemented tools for listeners to help the podcasters. I will be opening that up, in addition to exploring other frictionless ways to engage support. Thank you for being a listener with me on this journey. Exciting times! Be YOU! Be CONFIDENT! Be a KATALYST!
May 12, 2020
S2:E6 INFLUENCE with Travis Wright | Part 3
Landing this plane in our third segment with Travis Wright, the Military pilot turned Management Consultant. Travis and I discuss these key points: Seeing your team flourish; Challenging them and Equipping them Creating a Safe environment for learning and growth Succession Planning Travis' 'Office Hours' policy for open-door, ad-hoc meetings Travis' concept of the Informal Board of Advisors (teaser: involves mentorship) Connect with Travis and Me on LinkedIn. Also, check out Travis' website with details on his book, MAKING NEW MISTAKES. Be YOU, Be CONFIDENT, Be a KATALYST!! 👊
May 11, 2020
S2:E5 INFLUENCE with Travis Wright | Part 2
Diving back in to the second segment with Travis, Military pilot turned management consultant and recent author of MAKING NEW MISTAKES. Don't miss: What is an Expert Generalist? How does the Kodak story tie into this discussion? What are some examples of adapting to life and business in quarantine for COVID-19? Connect with Me and Travis on social media! And check out Travis' book, Making New Mistakes, on Amazon. Be You! Be Confident! Be a Katalyst!
May 06, 2020
S2:E4 INFLUENCE with Travis Wright | Part 1
Military pilot to Management Consultant, Leader, and Author. Travis and I have a great discussion about influence in leadership and how that weaves into the fabric of his new book, Making New Mistakes. In this first segment, we will discuss the impact of influence on his career and the heart behind the book. His book is live on Amazon, and you can use this link. Connect with us on Social Media and Be sure to Subscribe to the E3 Media Co. YouTube page. BE YOU! BE CONFIDENT! BE A KATALYST!
April 27, 2020
S2:E3 INFLUENCE with Kathy Carter | Part 3
As we land the plane in our chat with Kathy Carter, you won't want to miss the practical, wise advice and perspective that Kathy unpacks. Highlights: *Anticipation for the road ahead, post-COVID-19, especially for Real Estate *The value and approach for mentors *Investing in your success *Reading recommendations *AND MORE! Thank you for joining me on this journey. This is very much a community that is building and I value your engagement and feedback. Find me on YouTube, InstaGram and Twitter...in addition (OF COURSE) to all of the major podcast platforms for this podcast. Be You! Be Confident! Be A Katalyst!
April 20, 2020
S2:E2 INFLUENCE with Kathy Carter | Part 2
Back into the discussion with Kathy Carter and diving into discussion about being a problem solver, taking ownership of the results and mentoring. Kathy explains in detail how critical it is to have a problem solver mindset, as it applies to being a real estate agent AND as it applies to being successful in business, in general. Thank you for listening and being a part of this journey. Connect with Kathy and Me on LinkedIn, we would love to hear how this conversation impacts you. Check to the E3 Media Co YouTube channel here.
April 07, 2020
SPECIAL EPISODE: Leadership in the COVID-19 Global Pandemic
HOW DOES THE COVID-19 GLOBAL PANDEMIC IMPACT LEADERSHIP? So much uncertainty. So many mixed emotions. Such a need to balance personal and business responsibilities. No one was prepared for a global health crisis, which has flipped the worlds upside down for some leaders out there. Special guest Dave Seaton has a passion for coming alongside leaders navigating these uncertain times, and brings some great perspective in this roughly 45 minute chat we had. Dave has also documented and shared some of these thoughts on his website, DAVESEATONLEADERSHIP.COM Thank you for listening to this special episode and please reach out and connect with Dave and I on LinkedIn. Me: http://linkedin.com/in/hunterburney Dave: http://linkedin.com/in/daveseaton
April 03, 2020
S2:E1 INFLUENCE with Kathy Carter | Part 1
The INFLUENCE Series kicks off with a powerhouse guest filled with practical business wisdom and a very cool viewpoint from the combination of senior leadership in the traditional private industry setting COUPLED with over two decades as a Real Estate Agent. In Episode 1 of 3 with Kathy Carter, a driven, successful, seasoned professional and real estate agent with a heart to develop others, we discuss some of her background but then quickly pivot into the nuances and behind-the-scenes dynamics of being a Real Estate Agent. We make some comparisons to more traditional business roles and share some thoughts about what it takes to be successful regardless of your role or industry. Thank you for listening, please click follow or subscribe so that you become more engaged with the Katalyst journey and community that we are building. Please share with an early-career manager, project manager, team leader or someone you know that is looking for encouragement on taking purposeful action to achieve more in life and business. The video for this episode will be on the E3 Media Co. YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg BE YOU BE CONFIDENT BE A KATALYST
March 30, 2020
A CALL TO ACTION is a wrap and we are pivoting into INFLUENCE!! Thank you for being on this journey with me. This is a relatively short episode to bridge the first series [A CALL TO ACTION] with the second series [INFLUENCE]. I love how S1 came out and I am excited to carry the momentum into S2 INFLUENCE. In this episode I recap S1 A CALL TO ACTION and give a brief introduction for what to expect in S2 INFLUENCE. If you have not already...Grab all of S1 A CALL TO ACTION before diving into S2:E1 hitting Monday 3/30/2020. I would also love for you to take this bridge episode to consider reaching out to me and letting me know what value you are getting out of the podcast so far! It truly takes a good feedback loop for this to develop and evolve into the maximum potential value for this KATALYST community. Please connect with me on LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter: LinkedIn (HB) - https://www.linkedin.com/in/hunterburney/ LinkedIn (E3MediaCo) - https://www.linkedin.com/company/e3-media-co/ IG - @beakatalyst Twitter (HB) - @HunterBurney Twitter (E3MediaCo) - @E3MediaCo I truly appreciate your time and support. Be you, Be confident, Be a Katalyst!!
March 26, 2020
S1:E7 A CALL TO ACTION | BONUS EPISODE
As this launch series A CALL TO ACTION wraps up, I have a mashup episode of a few segments with Derek that were not previously included in the first three episodes of my chat with him. Derek and I had some great personal dialogue outside of the planned discussion, and it was too good to pass up pulling into a bonus episode. I genuinely hope that this launch series has provided value and enjoyment for you! Next week, we will pivot to a new series titled INFLUENCE....you won't want to miss the diverse experience pouring into this next series. Connect with us on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube! Please share with colleagues, friends and family! Be You! Be Confident! Be A Katalyst!
March 17, 2020
S1:E6 A CALL TO ACTION with Derek Gillette | Part 3
Part 3 of this discussion with Derek Gillette continues to build on the theme of high performing teams, leadership development and leveraging strengths. We take a big dive into practical ways to look at product development, the value and limitations of customer involvement, goals and feedback, and development content. Derek offers up some great business and life advice as he continues to tell the LEADR story, and if you have not heard the first two segments with Derek, then start there, because Derek has a lot of wisdom and insight to share! Thank you for listening to KATALYST and please reach out to connect with me and with Derek Gillette! Twitter @e3mediaco Instagram @beakatalyst LinkedIn @e3-media-co & @hunterburney Derek on LinkedIn @DerekGillette E3 Media Co [Including KATALYST podcast episodes] on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg
March 10, 2020
S1:E5 A CALL TO ACTION with Derek Gillette | Part 2
In this 5th episode of the launch series A CALL TO ACTION, we dive back into the conversation with Derek Gillette, VP of Marketing at LEADR. Derek and the LEADR team are creating a new platform and suite of tools for teams to engage with and utilize to maximize growth and team development. As we continue to learn about LEADR, we discussion judging performance, measuring progress, feedback, goals with clarity and alignment, and we go in depth about 1x1's (one-on-one's or one-to-one's) as a core philosophy and practice for the LEADR organization and their partners. You truly won't want to miss Derek explain their approach and the opportunities that exist with more effective management and team development! Be You | Be Confident | Be a Katalyst The video version is also available here on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg Connect with Derek and LEADR on LinkedIn: * Derek Gillette : https://www.linkedin.com/in/derekgilletteco/ * LEADR: https://www.linkedin.com/company/leadr-inc/
March 02, 2020
S1:E4 A CALL TO ACTION with Derek Gillette | Part 1
Hey Katalyst Krew! As we transition to episode 4 in this launch series titled A CALL TO ACTION, we dive into a captivating discussion with Derek Gillette, the VP of Marketing for a company looking to empower managers and front line leaders, called LEADR (second 'E' intentionally left out, not a typo 😃). If you are managed by someone, you manage others, or both... this will resonate with you. Coaching and tailored leadership just has not been resourced like it should be to achieve maximum potential and impact. Again, this is applicable for leaders and managers at all levels, Human Resources professionals and anyone in talent management. I am super excited to share this discussion with you. Be sure to get in touch with Derek through LinkedIn! BE YOU, BE CONFIDENT, BE A KATALYST! DEREK GILLETTE on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/derekgilletteco/ E3 Media Co. YouTube Channel to get the video versions and much more content: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg
February 25, 2020
S1:E3 A CALL TO ACTION with Adam Poe | Part 3
Capping off this 3-part series to launch KATALYST, Adam and I are discussing Branding and Agency Development. Adam drops some fantastic one-liners in this last segment of our discussion so have a notepad handy! I am thankful for Adam and I admire the work that he has done to position himself and his team in a healthy growth mindset. It takes strategy, awareness, and hard work among other things to operate a small business, and one of the things that I loved most about this conversation is how much I can relate to the things that he mentioned even though I have zero experience in an insurance agency or in running a service business team. Thank you for joining me in this journey. My only requests of you are that you let me know what value you are getting out of the shows and please share the word with your co-workers and friends!! Go check out E3 Media Co. on YouTube as well: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawAvGfui3IOm22n4aZXAIg
February 18, 2020
S1:E2 A CALL TO ACTION with Adam Poe | Part 2
Welcome back for Episode 2 of the launch series A CALL TO ACTION. We dive back into the discussion with Adam Poe about his agency team but you will also get to hear him explain some purposeful business strategy and boots-on-the-ground small business growth. ------ Don't miss these highlights: **Keeping things simple **Driving value to the customer first **Pre-hire testing **Developing a team in a style that fits your context and identity **The Process -------- Here are the links for the two personality tests that Adam mentioned: (again, these are not sponsored links, I do not receive any form of compensation for sharing these; just sharing for the ease of access) *DISC - One of my personal favorites that you will hear me discuss in future episodes and videos on my YouTube channel. You can access this through various sites and firms, but here is a simple free one: https://discpersonalitytesting.com/free-disc-test/ *Birkman Method - https://birkman.com/the-birkman-method/ Check out more resources along with the video of my interviews : E3 Media Co. YouTube Channel
February 11, 2020
S1:E1 A CALL TO ACTION with Adam Poe | Part 1
A CALL TO ACTION is the launch series for Katalyst. Join us on this journey as we explore discussions with professionals and unpack some very practical and useful tools, techniques and fundamental wisdom. This first episode features Adam Poe, who runs a State Farm Insurance agency. But to stop there is an injustice, because Adam is a high-performing and influential katalyst in his community and beyond. This interview with Adam will release in three episodes, so be sure to catch them all!! CHECK OUT THE YOUTUBE VIDEO HERE: https://youtu.be/yxzPMq6UDHw Make a Move!!
February 04, 2020