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Ep. 127 - Multiple Track Leadership w/David Satchell
In this episode, Joe welcomed the great David Satchell to the Lounge. Satch retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Command Chief Master Sergeant, he is an Executive Coach, with his new company called CORE Leadership Consulting, and he is a published author of the book Extracting the Leader from Within. During their discussion, they explored building trust within in a team, strengthening relationships, being an adaptive leader, and much, much more. Find Satch’s book here: Extracting the Leader from Within –David Satchell: https://amzn.to/3nFKueN Satch’s Book Recommendation: The Culture Code – Daniel Coyle: https://amzn.to/3kXXA5w Follow Satch here: Website: www.CORE-elc.com E-Mail: david.satchell@core-elc.com Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
43:46
November 30, 2021
LL Ep. 126 - Mission Critical Leadership w/Gregg Sturdevant
In this episode, Joe welcomes Gregg Sturdevant to the Lounge. Gregg is a retired United States Marine Corps Major General with over 25 years of extensive combat and leadership experience. He is the founder and CEO of Mission Critical Leadership Solutions, which we will talk about a little later, and he is a keynote speaker and published author. During their discussion, Gregg shared his perspectives on his 4 Tenets of Leadership and much, much more. Find Gregg’s Book here: Mission Critical Leadership – Gregg Sturdevant: https://amzn.to/3DH1Cqe Gregg’s Book Recommendations: Identity Leadership – Stedman Graham: https://amzn.to/3xa8Mk1 Follow Gregg here: Website: https://missioncriticalcoaching.net/ Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:10:43
November 23, 2021
LL Ep. 125 - What are you Anchored in? w/G. Richard Shell
In this episode, Joe welcomes G. Richard Shell to the Lounge. Richard is a global thought leader, the Thomas Gerrity Professor and senior faculty member of one of the world’s leading business schools, the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He serves as the chair of Wharton’s Legal Studies and Business Ethics Department, the largest department of its kind in the world. He is also a course developer and a published and celebrated author and his latest book the Conscience Code is a magnificent piece of work. During their discussion, they talked about meaning and values, and Richard provided some insight on how to navigate through ethical dilemmas. Find Richard’s Book, The Conscience Code and more about him here: https://grichardshell.com/ Richard’s Book Recommendations: Influence – Robert B Cialdini PhD: https://amzn.to/3koKCNI Follow Richard Shell here: Website: https://grichardshell.com/ Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
59:45
November 16, 2021
LL. Ep. 124 - Intellectual Capital w/Manny Pineiro
In this episode, Jose and Joe welcome Manny Pineiro to the Lounge. Manny is a certified executive coach and professional speaker who is skilled in leadership and character development at all levels of management. He is also the Founder and President of Making Time Count and is a retired Air Force veteran with more than 32 years of service where many of our listeners will remember him as Diamond 1. During their discussion, they talked about diversity and inclusion, the importance of investing in your people, and much, much more. Manny’s Book Recommendations: Radical Candor – Kim Scott: https://amzn.to/3kgUclF Follow Manny here: LinkedIn: (2) Manny Piñeiro | LinkedIn E-Mail: mpineiro950@gmail.com Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:12:58
November 9, 2021
LL Ep. 123 - Influential Leadership w/Frank Franzese
In this episode, Frank Z. catches up with Frank Franzese. During Frank’s second time in the Llama Lounge, Frank Z. and Frank F. discussed how businesses can inspire their teams and drive organizational influential leadership. Frank F. has over 30 years of experience in leading organizations, whether that’s driving sales or uncovering new growth opportunities for his clients. Currently he serves as the principal of Frank Franzese & Company in which he serves as a strategist and advisor of Sales & Business Development. Follow Frank here: Website: https://www.frankfranzese.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/frank-franzese/ E-Mail: ff@frankfranzese.com Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
58:17
November 2, 2021
LL Ep. 122 - 13 Rules of Leadership
In this episode, Frank & Joe, decided that it would be an honor to dedicate this episode to General Colin Powell. General Colin Powell was arguably one of our nation’s most impactful leaders…he was one of our Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, he was the National Security Advisor as well as our 65thSecretary of State. Throughout the show Frank & Joe discuss the General’s 13 Rules of Leadership and expand how those principles are applied to their own lives. 13 Rules cited from book written by Colin Powell: It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership – Colin Powell: https://amzn.to/3vWxWCt Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:06:40
October 26, 2021
LL Ep. 121 - An Exercise in Controlled Suffering w/Brandon Lirio
In this episode, Scott and Frank welcome Brandon Lirio to the Llama Lounge. Brandon is an Air Force Veteran, a multiple international professional body building champion, fitness coach, entrepreneur, author, and a new Dad. Brandon shares his journey of taking the leap of leaving the military to pursue a career in competitive body building, and the dedication and discipline needed to run multiple businesses. They also discuss how mindset, passion, and willingness to fail can transform someone’s life, and the importance of taking control over your own life. Follow Brandon Lirio here: Website: https://www.bgfitonline.com/ https://www.bgnutritioncenter.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BrandonLirioEliteAthlete Instagram: @bgf_lirio YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDjfuPgbfyjZwflFoi485jw E-Mail: bodybylirio@live.com Other resources mentioned in this episode: Professional Natural Body Builders Association: https://naturalbodybuilding.com/ Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:16:35
October 19, 2021
LL Ep. 120 - Fortifying Family Resilience w/Patisha Johnson and CMSAF JoAnne Bass
In this episode, Joe welcomes Air Force Veteran and founder of Life of a Military Child, Patisha Johnson, and Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force #19, JoAnne Bass to the Lounge. During their discussion, they chatted about the dynamics and challenges of a military family and discussed their upcoming collaborative project. Chief Bass’ Book Recommendations: The Hundred-Year Marathon – Michael Pillsbury: https://amzn.to/3azmGlf Patisha’s Song Recommendation: They That Wait – Fred Hammond: https://tinyurl.com/5bzvayvd Pre-order their co-authored book here: https://lifeofamilitarychild.net/shop-now/ols/products/danielle-is-resilent Check out the rest of Patisha’s work and their collaborative project here: Website: https://lifeofamilitarychild.net/ This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
44:46
October 12, 2021
LL Ep. 119 - Recognizing Your Battle Rhythm w/Ronnie Tabor
In this episode, Scott welcomes longtime colleague of the Llama Team, Ronnie Tabor to the Lounge. Ronnie is a retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant, an author, master resilience trainer, keynote speaker, and senior pastor at Crossroads Church in Southern Illinois. Ronnie shares his strategy for developing a successful platform of influence, his involvement in the Air Force Resilience Program, and the similarities between military leadership and pastoring a Church. Ronnie’s Book Recommendations: Platform by Michael Hyatt: https://amzn.to/3mg2quI You Don’t Need a Title to Be a Leader by Mark Sanborn: https://amzn.to/3a03vRw Follow Ronnie Tabor here: Website: https://crossroadschurch.faith/pastor-ronnie E-Mail: Ronnie@crossroadschurch.faith This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned and operated by Mike Starr, who served more than 20 years to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:04:55
October 5, 2021
LL Ep. 118 - Going APE! w/Noble Gibbens
In this episode, Joe welcomes Noble Gibbens back to the Lounge. Noble is a West Point graduate, successful entrepreneur, speaker, personal mentor, and Co-Owner of EQ Gangster. During their discussion, they talked about Noble’s evolving perspective on Emotional Intelligence, and he shared what he means by “Going APE.” Noble’s App Recommendation: Mood Meter: https://moodmeterapp.com/ Follow Noble here: Website: www.eqgangster.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eqgangster LinkedIn: Noble Gibbens | LinkedIn YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/yemdy5c7 Join the EQ Mafia here: https://www.eqgangster.com/mafia Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
46:39
September 28, 2021
LL Ep. 117 - Never Forget w/Ricky Campos and Sergio Melendez
In this episode, Joe welcomes Sergio Melendez and welcomes back Ricky Campos to the Lounge. Sergio is a Senior Enlisted Leader in the United States Air Force and Ricky is a veteran and Station Captain at Travis Air Force Base’s Fire Department. During their discussion, they chatted about what 9/11 means to them, fitness, and readiness, and much, much more. Find out more about Undersun Fitness here: https://tinyurl.com/4zpe9jmx Follow Ricky here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/177fitness/?hl=en Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed!
01:21:54
September 21, 2021
LL Ep. 116 - Unnurtured Art w/Van Lai-DuMone
In this episode, Joe welcomes Van Lai-DuMone to the Lounge. Van is a TEDx Speaker, creative strategist, and founder of Worksmart, a progressive team development and leadership training company that activates creativity and experiential learning to enrich company culture and skyrocket performance. During their discussion, Van shared her story, they chatted about the importance of creativity in the work environment, and how vital that trait of curiosity is to effective leadership. Van’s Book Recommendations: One Small Step Can Change Your Life: The Kaizen Way – Dr. Robert Maurer: https://amzn.to/38ZV2gH Other resources from this episode: Take the free Values in Action Survey: www.ViaMe.org The Five-Minute Journal Tool App: https://www.intelligentchange.com/products/five-minute-journal-app The Five-Minute Journal Tool Book: https://amzn.to/38ZRk6J Follow Van here: Website: www.worksmartadvantage.com LinkedIn: Van Lai-DuMone | LinkedIn Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
53:49
September 14, 2021
LL Ep. 115 - Check Your Ego w/Jovan Leach
In this episode, Scott and Frank host Jovan Leach to the lounge. Jovan is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, who has served for 23 years and is currently the Squadron Superintendent at the 59th Medical Diagnostics & Therapeutics Squadron at Wilford Hall Medical Center, JBSA-Lackland. He is a Nutritional Medicine Airman who has also served in developmental special duties which include, Air Force Recruiting Service and Superintendent, Complaint Resolutions for the Office of the Inspector General. Together we covered how we overcome egotistical tendencies in our lives and how we find our purpose. Jovan’s Book Recommendations: Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead- Bing West and James N. Mattis: https://amzn.to/3yBi9bW How to Win Friends and Influence People- Dale Carnegie: https://amzn.to/38FTxnT Other resources discussed in this episode: The Way, the Enemy, and the Key: A Boxed Set of The Obstacle is the Way, Ego is the Enemy, & Stillness is the Key- Ryan Holiday https://amzn.to/3DzF4ru Connect with Jovan Leach here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jovan-jo-jo-leach-41588373/ https://www.facebook.com/jovan.leach.92 Check out our show sponsor: This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauces. You won’t be disappointed!
01:11:05
September 7, 2021
LL Ep. 114 - Don't Just Go Through It, Grow Through It w/Lefford Fate
In this episode, Joe welcomes Lefford Fate to the Lounge. Lefford is a Speaker, Trainer, and Coach. Professionally he has mentored and served thousands of military members and their families for over 30 years in the United States Air Force. During their discussion, they talked about organizational development, diversity and inclusion, and much, much more. Follow Lefford here: Website: www.leffordfate.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:04:42
August 31, 2021
LL Ep. 113 - First World Problems
In this episode, Scott, Frank, and Joe share their perspectives on harmonizing their personal and professional lives and discuss the challenges that come with juggling multiple priorities. LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:03:51
August 24, 2021
LL Ep. 112 - Wisdom Within the Well w/Maurice "Mo" Arnold
In this episode, Scott catches up with an old friend of the Llama Team, Maurice “Mo” Arnold. Mo is a retired Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, a Corporate Trainer, Keynote Speaker and CEO of Molosophy LLC. Mo shares his experience of honing his communication skills from the streets of Atlanta to some of the largest stages in the United States Air Force. Scott and Maurice also discuss the importance of storytelling, building confidence in your public speaking, new ways of looking at DEI and so much more. Enjoy! Maurice’s Book Recommendations: Seeing the Big Picture– Kevin Cope https://amzn.to/3y8jgQQ The Six Disciplines of Breakthrough Learning- Roy Pollock https://amzn.to/3BK2MR6 Integrity – Henry Cloud https://amzn.to/3kXqAen Connect with Maurice here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maurice-arnold/ E-Mail: Maurice@molosophy.com This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation. Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauce. You won’t be disappointed! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:25:00
August 17, 2021
LL Ep. 111 - The Shadows Podcast Takeover w/Tripp Bodenheimer
In this unique episode, Tripp Bodenheimer, host of The Shadows Podcast, takes over the Llama Lounge. Tripp flips the script and questions Joe and Scott on the history of Llama Leadership and the Llama Lounge Podcast. He learns about their most recently read books, which Avenger they are (or are not), the trials and errors that come with growing and branding a podcast during a global pandemic, and many more great experiences related to the Llama Lounge. Joe and Scott’s Book Recommendations: Men Ought Always to Pray– Dr. Jack Trieber: https://amzn.to/3i9XXY7 Sprint- Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky: https://amzn.to/3r6aShY A Man at Arms- Steven Pressfield: https://amzn.to/3id6da4 Love and Respect- Emerson Eggerichs: https://amzn.to/3re87vg Check out these Llama Leadership articles mentioned in this episode: Some People Need to Get Shot At- M. Cole Pasley: https://www.llamaleadership.com/articles/2019/05/22/some-people-need-to-get-shot-at Anxious Hope; Living in an Oxymoron-Gail Greene: https://www.llamaleadership.com/articles/2019/12/17/anxious-hope-living-in-an-oxymoron In a Box or On Display: Tripp Bodenheimer: https://www.llamaleadership.com/articles/2020/04/29/in-a-box-or-on-display Follow Tripp Bodenheimer here: Podcast: The Shadows Podcast: https://www.theshadowspodcast.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheShadowsPodcast Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_shadowspodcast/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-shadows-podcast/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKwIo-Ujpn2ldCBzlbP_OnA/featured E-Mail: theshadowspodcast@yahoo.com This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ! https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/                                                                                                                                             Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation.  Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!” Check out his delicious rubs and sauce. You won’t be disappointed!
58:18
August 10, 2021
LL Ep. 110 - What's the Goal? w/Paul Hammer
This episode is brought to you by Blazing Star BBQ!  Blazing Star BBQ is a veteran owned business owned and operated by Mike Starr, a veteran of more than 20 years of service to our nation.  Mike is devoted to “Bringing unique flavors from his world travels to your backyard!”  Check him out at https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ and check out his delicious rubs and sauces, you won’t be disappointed! In this episode, Joe welcomes Paul Hammer back to the Lounge. Paul is a Senior Enlisted Leader in the United States Air Force and is currently the Chief of Human Capital Strategy at Tesseract, where he works to empower the 180,000 Airmen of the logistics enterprise. During their chat, they explored the Theory of Constraints and discussed psychological safety and its importance to an effective professional environment. Paul’s Book Recommendations: Culture Code – Daniel Coyle: https://amzn.to/3BZ71IH The Goal – Eliyahu Goldratt: https://amzn.to/3liccNU Psychological Safety – Dan Radecki: https://amzn.to/3CbwEpQ The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team – Patrick Lencioni: https://amzn.to/3jbrIs8 What Got You Here Won’t Get You There – Marshall Goldsmith: https://amzn.to/2Vp5Gd7 Follow Paul here: LinkedIn: Paul Hammer | LinkedIn LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:17:35
August 3, 2021
LL Ep. 109 - Just Like This, Do That w/Imhotep Woodby
In this episode, Jose welcomes his brother in arms USMC Sergeant Major Imhotep “Tep” Woodby to the lounge.  Tep is a Marine veteran with over 20 years of leadership experience at home and abroad. During their discussion, Tep shared her perspectives on a wide variety of topics to include balancing personal and professional goals, the need for “constant consistent correction” and so much more! Tep’s Book Recommendations: Start with Why - Simon Sinek | https://amzn.to/3ir6Lsb LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:18:34
July 27, 2021
Ep. 108 - Gracious A.L.P.H.A. w/Shā Sparks
In this episode, Joe welcomes his dear friend Shā Sparks back to the lounge. Shā is the CEO, or Chief Excitement Officer, of Sparks of Fire International, a fellow podcaster, a Fearless Living Coach, speaker and author. During their discussion, Shā shared her perspectives on the concepts of awareness, leadership, purpose, hope, and alignment and their importance in our lives. Shā’s Book Recommendations: What Happened to You? – Oprah Winfrey and Bruce Perry: https://amzn.to/3i4FmN7 Follow Shā here: Website: www.Shasparks.com | www.firestartersbookproject.com Podcast: Power of Investing in People | https://apple.co/2WHOdLh Facebook: https://bit.ly/3bIOf9Z Instagram: https://bit.ly/3bFum3P Twitter: https://bit.ly/2WIzXSL LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/2TjfcLc LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
56:28
July 20, 2021
Ep. 107 - Evolving a Business w/Mike Starr
In this episode, Joe welcomes his good friend Mike Starr back to the lounge. Mike is an Air Force Veteran, entrepreneur and the owner and manager of Blazing Star BBQ. During their discussion, Mike shared how his business has evolved, the leadership and management lessons he has learned along the way, and much, much more. Mike’s Podcast Recommendation: Grab em in the Brisket Ep 94: Malcolm Reed– https://tinyurl.com/hr7rfny4 Follow Mike here: Website: https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlazingStarBBQ/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blazingstarbbq/?hl=en LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
52:43
July 13, 2021
Ep. 106 - Disrupting the Norm w/Todd Simmons
In this episode, Scott and Joe had the incredible honor of welcoming Todd Simmons to the Lounge. Todd is the founder and Chief Vision Officer of the performance coaching and training organization, Courageous Leadership Alliance. Todd is also a published author, high-profile public speaker, and sits on the board of several major institutions and organizations. Todd shares how his mindset and attitude brought him from high school dropout to one of the highest-ranking enlisted positions in the United States Air Force. We also discuss his journey into starting his own business, the importance of credibility and authenticity to effective leadership, and so much more! Todd’s Book Recommendations: 30 Days of Courageous Leadership – Todd Simmons: https://amzn.to/3jyVx7S Why Not Me-Todd Simmons: https://amzn.to/3hs6oxN Can’t Hurt Me-David Goggins: https://amzn.to/3hxssr0 Leaders Eat Last-Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3jAHajE Emotional Intelligence 2.0-Bradberry & Greaves: https://amzn.to/364IDGX Follow Todd Simmons here: Website: www.courageouslead.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courageouslead3 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/courageousleadershipalliance/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy12XuIj0dc0rcc3MDD-ojA LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:23:22
July 6, 2021
Ep. 105 - Family Business
In this episode, two of the Llama Leadership co-founders Frank and Scott, catch up and discuss the challenges that military families face, the importance of fathers leading by example, raising resilient children, the dilemma of balancing work and family priorities, and much, much more. LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
48:18
June 29, 2021
Ep. 104 - Strategizing Development w/Keith Castille
In this episode, Joe welcomes his friend Keith Castille to the Lounge. Keith is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader with a very diverse background in leadership with a ton of experience in the development of our force. During their discussion, Keith shared his story and talked about the future of Air Force Enlisted development. Keith’s Book Recommendations: Start with Why – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3zrrsfQ Leadership is About Behavior, Not Titles – Shon Barnwell: https://amzn.to/3pXHmuo 30 Days of Courageous Leadership – Todd Simmons: https://amzn.to/3wmwit4 LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
54:43
June 22, 2021
Ep. 103 - Through Adult Eyes w/Oleg Lougheed
In this episode, Joe welcomes Oleg Lougheed back to the Lounge. Oleg is the executive director of Overcoming Odds, a TedX speaker, a fellow podcaster. During their discussion, they discussed what it means to look at the world through an adult’s eyes. Oleg’s Book Recommendations: The Richest Man in Babylon – George S. Clason: https://amzn.to/3zoUrBa Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor Frankl: https://amzn.to/3guyOH5 Follow Oleg here: Website: https://www.overcomingodds.today/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/oleg.lougheed LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oleg-lougheed-6aa2a1b5/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:11:29
June 15, 2021
Ep. 102 - Gallantry & Self-Sacrifice w/Cory Etchberger
Show Description: In this episode, Joe had the honor of welcoming Cory Etchberger, son of the great Medal of Honor recipient Chief Master Sergeant Richard Etchberger. During their discussion, Cory shared stories about his father, and they discussed the leadership lessons that we can glean from the examples Chief Etchberger set on that fateful day on 1968 as well as throughout his life. Cory’s Book Recommendations: At All Costs – Matt Proietti: https://amzn.to/3zkIEUy One Day Too Long – Timothy Castle: https://amzn.to/3w61We4 Check out the CMSgt Richard L. Etchberger Foundation here: Website: http://www.chiefetchbergerfoundation.org/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:20:00
June 8, 2021
Ep. 101 - Ironed-Sharpened Leadership w/John Gronski
In this episode, Joe welcomes a dear friend of the Llama Leadership Team, Retired Major General John Gronski, back to the lounge. John is a proven combat leader with more than forty years of service in the United States Army, he is a leadership and peak performance expert, a motivational storyteller, author, and so much more. During their discussion, they talked about the important roles character, competence, and resilience play in a leader’s development and leadership journey. John’s Book Recommendations: Courage: The Backbone of Leadership - Gus Lee: https://amzn.to/3gpCyI9 Lincoln on Leadership – Donald T. Phillips: https://amzn.to/34oqTp8 Pre-order John’s new book, Ironed-Sharpened Leadership: Transforming Hard Fought Lessons Into Action here: www.Johngronski.com Unison Books: https://tinyurl.com/ysxaw5xt Bulkbooks.com: https://tinyurl.com/yjc8fjcw John’s suggested apps: Filmora – Apple: https://tinyurl.com/wuzujbjAndroid: https://tinyurl.com/3trckbw6 Canva – Apple: https://tinyurl.com/vzkccrmxAndroid: https://tinyurl.com/3jdjkz2y Follow John here: Website: www.johngronski.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/johngronski/ YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/4hvztcmf E-Mail: john@johngronski.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:14:24
June 1, 2021
Ep. 100 - Live - Learn - Lead
In this episode, Frank, Joe, and Scott celebrate the 100th episode of the Llama Lounge Podcast. They discuss everything from successful military to civilian transitions, the things they enjoy most about serving in the Air Force, personal and professional development experiences, resilience building habits, current reading and listening lists, and reflect on all things Life, Learning, and Leadership. Frank’s, Joe’s and Scott’s Book Recommendations: SPRINT – Jake Knapp https://amzn.to/33S18gC 12 Rules for Life – Jordan Peterson https://amzn.to/3tZjYwT The Kill Chain – Christian Brose https://amzn.to/33T6nfN Outliers – Malcolm Gladwell: https://amzn.to/3tXk1Jp The Bomber Mafia – Malcolm Gladwell: https://amzn.to/3ovJkl2 The Comfort Crisis – Michael Easter: https://amzn.to/3yn803t This One Leadership Quality Will Make or Break You – Mike Myatt https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikemyatt/2011/12/19/this-one-leadership-quality-will-make-or-break-you/?sh=501f3ae25ba9 LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:26:18
May 25, 2021
Ep. 99 - Values Last w/Tim Green
In this episode, Joe welcomes one of his mentors and friends, Tim Green, to the lounge. Tim is a retired United States Air Force Major General with more than 31 years of military service and whose final assignment was the Director of Engineers for the entire Air Force. During their discussion, they talked about grace, accountability, cancel culture, and much, much more. Tim’s Book Recommendations: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/3byfZRz The Speed of Trust – Stephen M.R. Covey: https://amzn.to/2SXYPq5 Follow Tim here: Website: www.valueslast.com E-Mail: tim@valueslast.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:07:35
May 18, 2021
Ep. 98 - Questions Part Deux
In this episode, by popular demand, the entire Llama Leadership Team comes together to answer listener questions, a follow up to Episode 82: Questions. LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:08:06
May 11, 2021
Ep. 97 - By Virtue and Valor w/Jerry Dugan
In this episode, Scott and Joe welcome a longtime Llama friend, Jerry Dugan to the lounge. Jerry is veteran of the United States Army, the director of organizational effectiveness for a major hospital system in Texas, a professional instructional designer, and the host of the Beyond the Rut podcast. During their discussion, the guys talked about culture, detecting meaning, organizational development, instructional principles, and much, much more. Jerry’s Book Recommendations: How to Win Friends and Influence People – Dale Carnegie: https://amzn.to/3aZPbcu Servant Leadership – Robert K. Greenleaf: https://amzn.to/3vxVKLp Tender Warrior – Stu Weber: https://amzn.to/3xJriQr Follow Jerry here: Website and podcast: https://beyondtherut.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Beyondtherut Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/beyondtherut/ LinkedIn: Jerry Dugan | LinkedIn Twitter: http://twitter.com/beyondtherut E-Mail: info@beyondtherut.com Call or text (469) 608-0355 LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:20:19
May 4, 2021
Ep. 96 - Savage Development w/Benjamin Seekell
In this episode, Joe welcomed Benjamin Seekell to the lounge. Ben is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, Air Force Wounded Warrior, and a Warrior Games Athlete. During their discussion, Ben shared his story of resilience after losing his leg to an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan, and they discussed what it takes to develop a savage mindset. Ben’s Book Recommendations: Team of Teams – General Stanley McChrystal: https://amzn.to/2Qw2E4G LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:45:45
April 27, 2021
Ep. 95 - Conditioning Self-Awareness w/Nina Choy-Rohmiller and Mike Roderick
In this episode, Joe welcomes long time Llama friends, Nina Choy-Rohmiller and Mike Roderick back to the lounge. During their visit, they discussed the importance of honing self-awareness and how feedback plays a vital role. LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:04:08
April 20, 2021
Ep. 94 - Perspectives
In this episode, Joe and Jose sit down and chat about the various perspectives they’ve acquired along the way that have helped them become happier and more effective in both their personal and professional lives. LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://llama-leadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:12:02
April 13, 2021
Ep. 93 - Unique Genius w/Casey Berman
In this episode, Joe welcomes Casey Berman to the lounge. Casey is a Lawyer, management consultant, tech executive, strategist, high performance coach, and CEO of LeaveLawBehind. During their discussion, they talked about finding one’s “unique genius,” and how we can find career opportunities to align with it. Casey’s Book Recommendations: Sapiens – Yuval Noah Harari: https://amzn.to/3vUjb2f Raising the Bar – Adam Ouellette: https://amzn.to/396OFZk Follow Casey here: Websites: https://leavelawbehind.com/ and http://caseyberman.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/caseybermansf/ E-Mail: casey@leavelawbehind.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:05:05
April 6, 2021
Ep. 92 – Boosting Military Mental w/Jason Torres & Dan Morrison
In this episode In this episode, Scott and Frank host Jason Torres and Dan Morrison to the lounge. Jason is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, who is currently the Air Freight Superintendent at the 305th Aerial Port Squadron at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. Dan is also an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, who is currently the Production Superintendent at the 314th Maintenance Squadron at Little Rock Air Force base. Together we tackled the tough and complex subject of Military Mental Health as well as how to get after suicide. Dan & Jason’s Book Recommendations: Leadership Strategy and Tactics: Field Manual– Jocko Willink: https://amzn.to/3f7SDVr Outliers—Malcolm Gladwell: https://amzn.to/2PoZe2N Mental Health First Aid: https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:35:04
March 30, 2021
Ep. 91 - Reaching Through Rhythm w/Ed Francis
In this episode Scott catches up with an old friend, Ed Francis. Ed is an Air Force Veteran, a lifelong musician, owner and master drum coach at Round Rock Drums and the Founder/Artistic Director at Rhythm Workshops, a 501-C3 non-profit organization dedicated to empowering at-risk kids using the magic of music. Scott and Ed discuss the value of relationship building, maintaining personal discipline, the importance of being true to yourself, and the influence Boba Fett has had on his life. Ed’s Book Recommendations: Anthem - Ayn Rand: https://amzn.to/3cifB9j The Hero with a Thousand Faces - Joseph Campbell: https://amzn.to/2Olc2XR Follow Ed here: Website: www.roundrockdrums.com\ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rhythmworkshops/ YouTube: Rhythm Workshops | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wjin8JVdzp4 E-Mail: drummerboyed@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
57:22
March 23, 2021
Ep. 90 - Refined by Adversity w/Dan Guzman
In this episode, Joe welcomes Dan “Guz” Guzman to the lounge. Dan is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader and is currently the Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 92d Refueling Wing at Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington State. During their discussion, Dan shared his story and they talked about how adversity plays a key role in our development and prepares us for future life and leadership challenges. Dan’s Book Recommendations: Legacy – James Kerr: https://amzn.to/2NVSatL
01:25:33
March 16, 2021
Ep. 89 - LC4F w/Anthony Thompson Jr.
In this episode, Joe welcomes Anthony Thompson Jr. to the lounge. Anthony is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader and currently the Superintendent of the 361st Recruiting Squadron, the Timberwolves, at Joint Base Lewis McChord. He has a wide array of experiences across the Air Force filling multiple special duty assignments and leading personnel from diverse personal and professional backgrounds. During their discussion, they explored Anthony’s LC4F Philosophy of Leadership, Communication, Faith, Family, Fitness, and Finances. Anthony’s Book Recommendations: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/2OPB950 Today Matters – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/3sfFiOg Leaders Eat Last – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3aB6hO9 Start with Why – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3sjDIuN Make Your Bed – Admiral William H. McRaven: https://amzn.to/3bomdCF The Dichotomy of Leadership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin: https://amzn.to/37w8Hvp LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:26:10
March 10, 2021
Ep. 88 - Faith & Discipline w/Chris Dwyer
In this episode, Joe welcomes Chris Dwyer to the lounge. Chris is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader who is currently the Superintendent of the 4th Medical Group at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in North Carolina. In addition to the vast leadership experience he has across the medical career field; he also has experience as an instructor of Advanced Military Leadership studies. During their discussion, they discussed the common human characteristics that all leaders should embrace, bouncing back from adversity, and much, much more. Chris’ Book Recommendations: Chop Wood, Carry Water – Joshua Medcalf: https://amzn.to/3tSbtF1 In the Name of Jesus – Henri Nouwen: https://amzn.to/3bfiLdF LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:03:45
March 2, 2021
Ep. 87 - BOOT Leadership w/Caleb Vaden
In this episode, Joe welcomes his friend Caleb Vaden back to the lounge. Caleb is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, published author, and fellow podcaster. He is currently the Superintendent of the 28th Mission Support Group at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. During their discussion, they explored the importance of a leader understanding their “the why,” followership, and they chatted about his new book, BOOT Leadership. Airman Leadership School Commandants, if interested in BOOT Leadership for your schoolhouse, contact Caleb here: calebvaden01@gmail.com Caleb's Book Recommendations: The Kill Chain – Christian Brose: https://amzn.to/3cU91Yy The Outward Mindset – The Arbinger Institute: https://amzn.to/3q2dmN7 Follow Caleb here: Podcast: Kicking it with Chief V | https://apple.co/2Nrhesw Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/904932553306870 E-Mail: calebvaden01@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
59:06
February 23, 2021
Ep. 86 - Grow Where You're Planted w/Adam Boubede
In this episode, Joe welcomes his friend Adam Boubede to the lounge. Adam is a senior enlisted leader in the United States Air Force who has led multiple large organizations and currently serves as the Chief Enlisted Manager at the 786th Civil Engineer Squadron at Ramstein Air Base in Germany. During their discussion, they explored the concept of “growing where you are planted,” how taking on unattractive opportunities can accelerate growth, and how professional organizations can assist in one’s leadership journey. Adam's Book Recommendations: The Obstacle if the Way – Ryan Holiday: https://amzn.to/2NSjaKK The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen Covey: https://amzn.to/3au1Y5Z Follow Adam here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/adam-boubede/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
59:21
February 16, 2021
Ep. 85 - Love & Leadership w/Daniel Harris
In this episode, Jose and Joe welcome Daniel Harris to the lounge. Daniel is an Armed Services veteran with more than 30 years of service to our great nation, he is a published author, and is the founder of Muddy Boots Leadership, a leadership development organization that specializes in developing managers and supervisors into leaders. During their discussion, Daniel shared his 4 Pillars of Leadership, they took a deep dive into the importance of love in leadership and they discussed the importance of continuous learning for leaders. Daniel’s Book Recommendation: On Guard: The 4 Pillars of Leadership – Daniel Harris: https://amzn.to/3pfRu0n Follow Daniel here: Website: www.muddybootsleadership.com LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:01:40
February 9, 2021
Ep. 84 - Uncommon Challenges w/Tony Hofmann
In this episode, Joe welcomes Tony Hofmann to the Lounge. Tony is an endurance athlete, West Point graduate, qualified Army Ranger, retired colonel, author and founder of Team Leadville. During their discussion, they talked about empowerment, the importance of embracing grit, and Tony shared his experiences as an endurance athlete. Find Tony’s book here: Embracing Grit – Tony Hofmann: https://amzn.to/2JZOLZo Tony’s Book Recommendations: Roadtrip Nation – Nathan Gebhard: https://amzn.to/3oK1iQ5 Follow Tony here: Website: www.tonyhofmanngrit.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tony.hofmann.50 Instagram: thofmanngrit LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tony-hofmann-pmp-f-same-5534bb3/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:18:18
February 4, 2021
Ep. 83 - Living Undefeated w/Bob Young
In this episode Scott and Joe catch up with longtime Llama friend, Bob Young. Bob is a retired United States Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader and currently serves as Chief, Network Operations Branch, Air Force Research Labs, at Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque New Mexico. Bob shares the story of his recovery from cancer, the importance of compassion and empathy, and the leadership perspectives he has developed throughout his journey. Enjoy! Bob's Book Recommendations: The Shawshank Redemption – Stephen King: https://amzn.to/3c6ttVH Follow Bob here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bob-young-506362131/ LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:05:11
February 2, 2021
Ep. 82 - Questions
In this episode the entire Llama crew answers questions posed by our listeners. If you have any questions you would like answered please send them our way. We had a great time and hope you do to, enjoy! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
01:39:10
January 28, 2021
Ep. 81 - Fail Fiercely, Run Free w/Nina Choy-Rohmiller
In this episode, Joe welcomes Nina Choy-Rohmiller back to the lounge. Nina is an Air Force Veteran, the Vice Chair of the American Welding Society Bridge Welding Committee, and Chief of the Office of Structure Quality Management at the California Department of Transportation. During their discussion, they discussed the importance of embracing failures, commitment, and what they have gained from long distance running. Nina’s Book Recommendations: The Book of Joy – Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu and Douglas Carlton Abrams: https://amzn.to/3nU0UOg Follow Nina here: LinkedIn: Nina M. Choy, P.E. | LinkedIn LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:44
January 26, 2021
Ep. 80 – Fully Designed w/Chelsea Mandello
In this episode, Joe welcomed Chelsea Mandello to the lounge. Chelsea is a Navy veteran and the Founder and CEO of Troopster, a 501c3 cause-driven organization that helps friends, families and communities send care packages to deployed troops during their deployments. During their discussion, they talked about Chelsea’s military experience as a journalist, the value of traveling, leadership perspectives, and much, much more. Chelsea’s Book Recommendations: The Go-Giver – John David Mann & Bob Burg: https://amzn.to/3rr1hSu Follow Chelsea here: Website: www.Troopster.org E-Mail: Troopster@troopster.org
01:00:17
January 21, 2021
Ep. 79 – Discerning the Way w/Dr. Layne Gneiting
In this episode Jose and Joe had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Layne “Exciting” Gneiting an entrepreneur that helps leaders use adventure to grow innovative teams that accelerate business. During their discussion Dr. Gneiting describes how he was able to “cycle” through a rut by pursuing his dream and overcoming societies acceptable actions. We learned a lot from this episode and know you will to, enjoy! Dr. Gneiting’s Book Recommendations: Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage – Alfred Lansing: https://amzn.to/37flJ0N Follow Dr. Gneiting here: Website: https://wayofthehero.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/wayofthehero
01:05:38
January 19, 2021
Ep. 78 - Living Beyond Your 10 Minutes w/John Levitow Jr.
In this episode, Jose and Joe welcomed John Levitow Jr. to the lounge.  John is the son of the Air Force legend who was awarded the Medal of Honor for his acts of heroism while serving on board a Douglas AC-47 Spooky gunship of the 3d Special Operations Squadron on February 24, 1969.  During their discussion, John shared his experiences with his father, how his father’s leadership perspectives shaped the man he has become, and John also shared some of his own leadership views. John’s Book Recommendations: The Motive – Patrick Lencioni: https://amzn.to/36Lm7Ec Follow John here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-levitow-jr/ E-Mail: jleeljr@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
54:08
January 14, 2021
Ep. 77 - Olympic Drive w/Chantae McMillan
In this episode, Joe had the honor and privilege of hosting Olympic Athlete, Chantae McMillan. Chantae is a Heptathlete for the U.S. Team who competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London and is preparing for the 2021 games. During their discussion, Chantae took us through the life of an Olympic athlete, some of the obstacles she has rebounded from, and how those lessons translated to success in other facets of her life. Chantae’s Book Recommendations: Relentless– Tim Grover: https://amzn.to/36R4Ms8 Mind Gym – Gary Mack: https://amzn.to/2UNjxGP Follow Chantae here: Website: https://www.chantaem.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chan_taemac/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
47:54
January 12, 2021
Ep. 76 - Compassion, Community, Communication w/John Jeziorske
In this episode Scott catches up with an old friend, John Jeziorske. John is an Air Force career mental health professional, human resources leader, and currently serves as the Community Support Coordinator at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota. They spend time discussing life transitions, the importance of gratitude, mental wellness, and the value that compassion, community, and communication play in leadership. John’s’ Book Recommendations: The Four Agreements – Don Miguel Ruiz: https://amzn.to/35V0Uah TRIBE-Sebastian Junger: https://amzn.to/2USl5zb Start with Why-Simon Sinek:https://amzn.to/3nQqu6z Follow John here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-jeziorske-91357329/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:21:53
January 7, 2021
Ep. 75 - The People Formula w/Robin Dreeke
In this episode, Joe had the amazing privilege of hosting Robin Dreeke in the lounge. Robin is a Naval Academy Graduate, Marine Veteran, Founder of People Formula, and The Former head of the FBI Behavioral Analysis Program. During their discussion, they talked about behavioral analysis, leadership, building rapport and much, much more. For a discount at Robin’s People Formula Online Leadership Academy, use the discount code Llama2020 Find Robin’s Books here: https://www.peopleformula.com/the-books Robin’s Book Recommendations: How to Think Like a Monk – Jay Shetty: https://amzn.to/2IXKMLZ Follow Robin here: Website: https://www.peopleformula.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/robin-dreeke-3a5b8824/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/rdreeke LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:46
January 5, 2021
Ep. 74 - Gearing Up for Success w/Tripp Bodenheimer
In this episode, Joe welcomed back Tripp “Bodhi” Bodenheimer to the lounge. Bodhi is a Noncommissioned Officer in the United States Air Force and currently is an instructor at the Air Force’s Enlisted Professional Military Education Instructor Schoolhouse. During their discussion, they explored the principles of the book The 5 Gears: How to Be Present and Productive When There Is Never Enough Time written by Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram. Learn more about the 5 Gears The 5 Gears - Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram: https://amzn.to/2UEOQDG Bodhi’s Book Recommendations: The Way of the Shepherd – Kevin Leman and William Pentak: https://amzn.to/38TCBeB Follow Bodhi and The Shadows Podcast here: Podcast: The Shadows Podcast | https://anchor.fm/shadows-podcast/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheShadowsPodcast Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_shadows_podcast/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:12:40
December 31, 2020
Ep. 73 - The Art of Leadership w/Frank and Joe
In this episode, Frank and Joe discuss leadership in simple, complicated, complex, and chaotic environments, explore bureaucracy, and talk about the art of leading subject matter experts. LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:53
December 29, 2020
Ep. 72 - Essential Life Skills w/Brendan Duebner
In this episode, Joe welcomed Brendan Duebner to the lounge. Brendan is a commissioned officer in the US Army and currently is the CEO and Founder of Life Skills for Soldiers, a non-profit organization created to deliver essential life skills to service members. During their discussion, they talked about the gaps our service members have when it comes to life skills such as managing finances, investing, etc. and Brendan talked about how Life Skills for Soldiers plans to resolve some of those gaps. UPDATE: In this episode Brendan mentions that Life Skills for Soldiers is working on a new learning management system or LMS to make them better able to prepare military leaders to turn around and teach their troops valuable life skills. Well good news, since this episode was recorded they finished preparing the LMS and it is now live! You can check it out by clicking the Course Connect button on their website at www.lifeskillsforsoldiers.org Brendan’s Book Recommendations: Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin: https://amzn.to/3ppgWAS Follow Brendan here: Website: https://www.lifeskillsforsoldiers.org/ E-Mail: brendan@lifeskillsforsoldiers.org LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
34:41
December 24, 2020
Ep. 71 - BE Thoughtful w/Melina Palmer
In this episode, Joe had the honor and privilege of welcoming Melina Palmer to the lounge. Melina is the founder and CEO of The Brainy Business, which provides behavioral economics consulting to businesses of all sizes from around the world. Her podcast, The Brainy Business: Understanding the Psychology of Why People Buy, has downloads in over 160 countries and is used as a resource for teaching applied behavioral economics for many universities and businesses. She also runs the Behavioral Economics & Business column for Inc Magazine. During their discussion, they talked about how the brain interprets things and operates, the biases that drive us, and Melina provided tips on how to escape the blahs and become more productive. Melina’s Book Recommendations: A More Beautiful Question – Warren Berger: https://amzn.to/2G1F6jh Follow Melina here: Website: https://www.thebrainybusiness.com Podcast: The Brainy Business | https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/brainy-business/id1404578385?mt=2 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebrainybiz/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thebrainybiz/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/thebrainybiz LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-brainy-business/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/thebrainybusiness LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:09:14
December 22, 2020
Ep. 70 - Four Dimensions w/Jim Huber
In this episode, Joe welcomed the great Coach Jim Huber to the lounge. Coach Huber is a nationally renowned basketball and life skills coach, mentor and professional speaker. His influence and developmental efforts have resulted in some of his former elite student-athletes having successful careers in the NBA, while others have gone on to play at some of the best college programs in the nation such as Michigan State, Duke, and Kentucky. During their chat, they discussed what it means to live in the “4 dimensions”, and Coach provided tips on developing a Winner’s self-image, grit and mental toughness, and much, much more. Coach Huber’s Book Recommendations: Atomic Habits –James Clear: https://amzn.to/2SbC4vb Follow Coach Huber here: Websites: https://www.coachhuber.com/ https://4dathletes.com/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
47:59
December 17, 2020
Ep. 69 - A Family Environment w/Maryann Navarro
In this episode, Joe had the exciting privilege of welcoming one of his big sisters, Maryann Navarro to the lounge. Maryann is a retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant, an entrepreneur, and fitness and nutrition expert. During their chat, they discussed the nuances of establishing a family environment at work, delivering and receiving feedback, and Maryann provided some of her fitness and nutrition perspectives. Maryann’s Book Recommendations: The Motivation Manifesto – Brendan Burchard: https://amzn.to/3mKoYlA Follow Maryann here: Website: www.nd.arbonne.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lilmry LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:13:55
December 15, 2020
Ep. 68 - Linking In! w/Marc W. Halpert
In this episode, Joe had the exciting privilege of welcoming Marc W. Halpert into the lounge. Marc is a multipreneur, LinkedIn branding expert, author, blogger, and much, much more. During their discussion, they chatted about the importance of being able to market yourself, assessing our own value, and Marc provided some tips on networking and establishing your LinkedIn page. Marc’s Book Recommendations: The Start-up of you – Reid Hoffman: https://amzn.to/2JcWAKE Start with Why – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/37NxNXY Follow Marc here: Website: www.connect2collaborate.com LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/marchalpert E-Mail: marchalpert@connect2collaborate.com LLAMA LINKS LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
57:57
December 10, 2020
Ep. 67 - Heirpower! w/Bob Vasquez
In this episode, Joe got to chat with his friend, one of his mentors, and someone he considers a big brother, Author and Retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant, Bob Vasquez. During their discussion, they talked about humility, creating a positive impact, and much, much more. Bob’s Book Recommendations: The Power of SUPERvision – Bob Vasquez: https://amzn.to/2Tm6AmG Search “Bob Vasquez” in Amazon to see the numerous books that Bob had authored. Follow Bob here: Website: www.bobvasquez.com E-Mail: bobvasquez@bobvasquez.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:04:31
December 8, 2020
Ep. 66 - Civility in Leadership w/Sejal Thakkar
In this episode, Joe welcomed Sejal Thakkar to the lounge. Sejal is an employment attorney with more than 15 years of experience training and advising clients, human resources personnel, and legal counsel regarding sound, standard employment practices. During their discussion, they explored unconscious biases, micro-aggressions, and Sejal provided some tips on how to avoid common management pitfalls. Sejal’s Book Recommendation: The Go-Giver – John David Mann & Bob Burg: https://amzn.to/35qBDmS Follow Sejal here: Website: https://trainxtra.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sejalthakkar/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
46:53
December 3, 2020
Ep. 65 - Reframing Failure w/Noble Gibbens
In this episode, Joe had the fantastic opportunity to chat with Noble Gibbens. Noble is a West Point graduate, successful entrepreneur, speaker, personal mentor, and Co-Owner of EQ for Entrepreneurs. During their discussion, they explored emotional intelligence and its important role in effective leadership and personal relationships. Noble’s Book Recommendations: Changes that Heal –Dr. Henry Cloud: https://amzn.to/35oWruX Boundaries –Dr. Henry Cloud: https://amzn.to/3oiQ9Ww Follow Noble here: Website: https://www.eqforentrepreneurs.com/ Podcast: EQ for Entrepreneurs | https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/eq-for-entrepreneurs/id1497445408 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eqforentrepreneurs Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/eqforentrepreneurs/?hl=en YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWJkBGvkfH_BxHahuM8hTcw LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
51:52
December 1, 2020
Ep. 64 - The Human Experience w/Oleg Lougheed
In this episode, Joe had the great opportunity to chat with Oleg Lougheed. Oleg is the executive director of Overcoming Odds, a TedX speaker, and a fellow podcaster. During their discussion, they deep dived into the value of suffering, mindset, and much, much more. Oleg’s Book Recommendations: The Art of Possibility – Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander: https://amzn.to/344xK7N Follow Oleg here: Website: https://www.overcomingodds.today/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/oleg.lougheed LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oleg-lougheed-6aa2a1b5/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:09:60
November 26, 2020
Ep. 63 - Past Your Peak w/Jay Ridore and Lucy Stockett
In this episode, Joe had the wonderful opportunity to chat with Jay Ridore and Lucy Stockett, two amazing Senior Enlisted Leaders in the United States Air Force. During their discussion, they talked about leading past your peak, being the “only” in the room, and much, much more. Lucy’s Book Recommendation: What Got You Here Won't Get You There – Marshall Goldsmith: https://amzn.to/2SSPvAl Jay’s Book Recommendation: Ya Wanna Be THE Chief?! – Bob Vasquez: https://amzn.to/2GUR2U7 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
50:27
November 24, 2020
Ep. 62 - Lids and Contracts w/Erika Kelly
In this episode, Joe got to welcome a dear friend of the Llama family, Ericka Kelly, back to the lounge. Ericka is a retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sergeant and is presently a John Maxwell certified professional speaker, executive coach, and trainer. She was the 17th Command Chief Master Sergeant for the Air Force Reserve Command and the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the Air Force Reserve and has extensive experience in law enforcement. During their chat, they dove more into Ericka’s amazing Air Force career, her experiences in law enforcement, and she shared numerous gems of wisdom throughout. Ericka’s Book Recommendations: The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/2HHoUEe Follow Ericka here: Website: www.ErickaKellyEnterprises.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Ericka.E.Kelly LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericka-kelly-enterprises/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:16:07
November 19, 2020
Ep. 61 - Walk in Your Purpose w/Charlynda Scales
In this episode, Joe had the fantastic opportunity to chat with Charlynda Scales. Charlynda is an Air Force Veteran, TEDx Speaker and an award-winning entrepreneur. During their discussion, they talked about the importance of purpose, articulating impact, sharpening the axe and much, much more. Charlynda’s Book Recommendations: Power of Broke – Daymond John: https://amzn.to/33PptTP Power Shift – Daymond John: https://amzn.to/3cpdDDN LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
59:46
November 17, 2020
Ep. 60 - Unfiltered Leadership w/Team Eielson
In this episode, Joe welcomes Team Unfiltered Leadership, Chris Brown, Paul Hammer, and Calin Cronin to the lounge. The team is comprised of 3 Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officers stationed at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska. During their discussion, they explored the topics of turning obstacles into opportunities, adaptable leadership, the importance of self-reflection, and much, much more. Team Unfiltered Leadership’s Book Recommendations: Turn the Ship Around – L. David Marquet: https://amzn.to/2ZXpx2O Leaders Eat Last – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/33OhxCj Leading the Unleadable – Allen Willet: https://amzn.to/3mBcUnD Culture Code – Daniel Coyle: https://amzn.to/33LMjeR Jesus Freaks – DC Talk: https://amzn.to/2ZV7tGj The Power of Moments – Chip and Dan Heath: https://amzn.to/33KBee3 Follow Unfiltered Leadership here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UnfilteredLeadership/ Podcast: Unfiltered Leadership | https://open.spotify.com/show/0eLTVImVSspCrzgP8I5XU1 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:22:32
November 12, 2020
Ep. 59 - Body - Craft - Mind w/Dr. Jannell MacAulay
In this episode, Joe had the honor and privilege of chatting with Dr. Jannell MacAulay. Dr. MacAulay is an Air Force Combat Veteran, human performance specialist and n executive leadership consultant. During their discussion, they explored mindfulness, risk taking, and Dr. MacAulay provided some tips on how to command your mindset. Dr. MacAulay’s Book Recommendations: Think Like da Vinci – Peter Hollins: https://amzn.to/368aEi5 A Man’s Search for Meaning– Viktor Frankl: https://amzn.to/36107VN Follow Dr. MacAulay here: Website: https://jannellmacaulay.com/ and https://competetocreate.net/warriors-edge/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/drjannellmacaulay LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jannell-macaulay-phd-a187261/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
56:43
November 10, 2020
Ep. 58 - Iron Vulnerability w/Steve Cenov
In this episode, Joe got the opportunity to welcome his great friend, Steve Cenov, back to the lounge. During their discussion, they explored the importance of a leader’s resilience, vulnerability, and much, much more. Steve’s Book Recommendations: Moving Mountains – Reinhold Messner: https://amzn.to/2Sddieh LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
44:53
November 5, 2020
Ep. 57 - Deep Inner Work W/Scott Mason
In this episode, Joe had the amazing privilege of chatting with Scott Mason. Scott is an attorney who worked as a public servant and transitioned to becoming a supporter of non-profit organizations, equality movements and is an entrepreneur and leadership coach. During their discussion, they talked about a myriad of topics to include the negative effects of ego, the importance of deep inner work, and much, much more. Scott’s Book Recommendations: Just Listen: Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone – Mark Goulston: https://amzn.to/3c6tdUI Follow Scott here: Website: https://www.speakerscott.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/scott.mason.1291 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/smason1/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
55:45
November 3, 2020
Ep. 56 - Llama-cism
In this episode, the entire Llama team, Joe, Scott, Frank and Jose discuss the 4 Stoic Virtues of Wisdom, Courage, Temperance and Justice in the long-awaited sequel to Broicism. LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:04:09
October 29, 2020
Ep. 55 - Mental Toughness w/Dr. Rob Bell
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of hosting Dr. Rob Bell in the lounge. Rob is a sport psychologist, consultant, mental toughness expert, coach and the author of multiple books. During their discussion, they dove into the topic of mental toughness, Rob provided some tips to help build it, and much, much more. Rob’s Book Recommendations: Man's Search for Meaning – Dr. Viktor Frankl: https://amzn.to/3cdz76t Follow Rob here: Website: https://drrobbell.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/drrobbell/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/drrobbell LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
49:57
October 27, 2020
Ep. 54 - BBQ Leadership Lessons w/Mike Starr
In this episode, Joe had the amazing opportunity to chat with Mike Starr. Mike is an Air Force Veteran, entrepreneur and the owner and manager of Blazing Star BBQ. During their discussion, they talked about purposeful alignment, the importance of preparation, why we should surround ourselves with positivity, and Mike provided some of his world-class BBQ tips. Follow Mike here: Website: https://www.blazingstarbbq.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlazingStarBBQ/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blazingstarbbq/?hl=en LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
48:03
October 22, 2020
Ep. 53 - Movement Patterns w/Alison Henderson
In this episode, Joe had the fantastic opportunity to chat with Alison Henderson, an author and body language expert with over two decades of training and teaching movement. Alison is one of only twenty-two Certified Movement Pattern Analysts in the world anddDuring their talk, they discussed the importance of non-verbal communication and Alison provided some tips on communicating in various environments. Alison’s Books: Reducing the Drama in Business Relationships - https://amzn.to/34DP1p8 Closing the Distance in Distance Learning - https://amzn.to/3hyyqq7 Alison’s Book Recommendations: The Go-Giver, Expanded Edition– Bob Burg: https://amzn.to/2QtPzp9 Follow Alison here: Website: https://movingimageconsulting.com/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:01:08
October 20, 2020
Ep. 52 - Teaching Up Close w/Michelle Gardner-Ince
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with retired Air Force Officer and Commander, executive leadership trainer and coach, and champion for veterans, Michelle Gardner-Ince, AKA G-I. During their discussion, they talked about mentorship, the importance of instilling discipline, and much, much more. G-I’s Book Recommendations: The 21 Most Powerful Minutes in a Leader's Day – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/33egOLX Strategic Alignment – Jeffrey O. Evans and Benjamin Evans: https://amzn.to/3jZt3BU Start with Why – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3hX710V LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
53:27
October 15, 2020
Ep. 51 - Return on Investment w/David Pere
In this episode, Joe had the opportunity to chat with David Pere. David is an active-duty Marine who devotes his free time to teaching service members and veterans how to build wealth through real estate investing, entrepreneurship, and personal finance. He also has experience as a Command Financial Specialist and manages the From Military to Millionaire Website and hosts the Military Millionaire Podcast. During their discussion, they talked about David’s journey to financial freedom and he provides tips on how to maximize your wealth. David’s Book Recommendations: Rich Dad Poor Dad - Robert Kiyosaki | https://amzn.to/2NPaFNs The 4-Hour Workweek – Tim Ferriss: https://amzn.to/32HIirx Follow David here: Website: https://www.frommilitarytomillionaire.com/ Podcast: Military to Millionaire | https://apple.co/2EOouKR Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/MilitaryMillionaire/ E-Mail: militarytomillionaire@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
54:31
October 13, 2020
Ep. 50 - Neuroscience & Bias w/Dr. Gleb Tsipursky
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with Dr. Gleb Tsipursky. Gleb is a neuroscientist, an internationally renowned thought leader with more than 20 years in consulting, coaching, speaking, and training, he is an author who has multiple books focused on unconscious cognitive biases and the CEO of Disaster Avoidance Experts. During their discussion, they dove into unconscious cognitive biases and how they affect our professional and personal lives. Dr. Gleb’s Book’s: Never Go With Your Gut - https://amzn.to/3jee5H9 The Blindspots Between Us - https://amzn.to/2YDCbTP Adapt and Plan for the New Abnormal of the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic - https://amzn.to/31wgWVT The Truth-Seeker’s Handbook - https://amzn.to/2Qo9HZR Dr. Gleb’s Book Recommendations: Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman - https://amzn.to/3jt4AnN Follow Dr. Gleb here: Website: https://disasteravoidanceexperts.com/glebtsipursky/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
56:30
October 8, 2020
Ep. 49 - Agile Pragmatism w/Jorge Lopez
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with Jorge Lopez, a former U.S. Air Force Officer who is currently a Scrum Master, a team coach for Software Development Teams and a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach. During their talk, they explored agile frameworks, self-mastery, and much, much more. Jorge’s Book Recommendations: Atomic Habits– James Clear: https://amzn.to/3gJuQIs The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey: https://amzn.to/2ExAMqU Follow Jorge here: E-Mail: Jorge.lopez.agile@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
57:38
October 6, 2020
Ep. 48 - Ethical Influence w/Brian Ahearn
In this episode, Joe had the wonderful opportunity to chat with Brian Ahearn. Brian is the Chief Influence Officer at Influence PEOPLE, an international trainer, TEDx presenter and consultant that specializes in applying the science of influence in everyday business situations. During their discussion, they talked about the art of ethical influence, fitness, and much, much more. Brian’s Book Recommendations: Influence PEOPLE: Powerful Everyday Opportunities to Persuade that are Lasting and Ethical - https://amzn.to/2QkquwI Brian’s Book Recommendations: Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion – Robert B. Cialdini: https://amzn.to/3lfc4fs The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey: https://amzn.to/2ExAMqU Follow Brian here: Website: https://www.influencepeople.biz/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianfahearn/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:10:34
October 1, 2020
Ep. 47 - Challenging Paradigms w/Laura Noel
In this episode, Scott and Joe had the privilege of chatting with Laura Noel of Stretch into Success Consulting. Laura is a Retired Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, a Lean Six Sigma Blackbelt and certified Proctor Gallagher Institute coach and facilitator who works with individuals, groups, and companies in reaching their potential and achieving their personal and professional goals. During their discussion, they chatted about finding purpose, shifting paradigms, and much, much more. Laura’s Book Recommendations: Think and Grow Rich – Napoleon Hill: https://amzn.to/39ODQdK Psycho-Cybernetics Deluxe Edition – Maxwell Maltz: https://amzn.to/2XbYcIG Follow Laura here: Website: stretchintosuccess.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
54:04
September 29, 2020
Ep. 46 - Productive Outcomes w/Terry Brazil and Chris Poe
In this episode, Joe got the opportunity to sit down with two of his great friends, Terry Brazil and Chris Poe, resiliency experts and Senior Trainers with the Techwerks Resilience Training Team. During their chat, they discussed the importance of resilience and how we can achieve the most productive outcomes in our lives. Chris & Terry’s Book Recommendations: The Resilience Factor – Karen Reivich: https://amzn.to/3fPLq95 Gung Ho! Turn On the People in Any Organization – Ken Blanchard: https://amzn.to/2DMMGNs Follow Chris here: Website: www.poeandcompany.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:13:08
September 24, 2020
Ep. 45 - Abundant Living w/Don Gurganus
In this episode, Joe had the honor of chatting with Don Gurganus, a Retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant with leadership experience from the tactical to strategic level in both the civil engineer and communications career fields. During their discussion, they talked about the importance of an abundance mindset and taking ownership of one’s own happiness. Don’s Book Recommendations: The Four Agreements – Don Miguel Ruiz: https://amzn.to/3jufhXa Leadership and Self-Deception – The Arbinger Institute: https://amzn.to/3gHUAVN The Richest Man In Babylon – George S. Clason: https://amzn.to/2EPN51C Oh, the Places You'll Go! – Dr. Seuss: https://amzn.to/2EPkxoW Follow Don & Thumbprint Properties here: Follow Don Here: E-Mail: don@thumbprintproperties.com Phone: +1 (575) 749-6918 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:22:18
September 22, 2020
Ep. 44 - The Serving Mindset w/Farnoosh Brock
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of hosting Farnoosh Brock in the lounge. Farnoosh is a business and career coach, speaker, corporate trainer, author and the founder and president of Prolific Living. During their discussion, they talked about how shifting to a serving mindset can bring value to both your personal and professional life. Farnoosh’s Book The Serving Mindset: https://amzn.to/31KmH16 Farnoosh’s Book Recommendations: The War of Art – Steven Pressfield: https://amzn.to/2PQXVH4 Do the Work – Steven Pressfield: https://amzn.to/2FgFoBS Turning Pro – Steven Pressfield: https://amzn.to/30UgIHJ Follow Farnoosh here: Website: https://www.prolificliving.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fbahram/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
57:08
September 17, 2020
Ep. 43 - Taking Ownership w/Herman Brown
In this episode, Joe welcomes his friend Herman Brown III to the lounge. Herm is a member of the Lion’s Den with Seth Podcast and an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader. During their discussion, they talked about the importance of owning up to your mistakes and bad decisions, of being willing to give and receive feedback and much, much more. Herm’s Book Recommendations: Trump: The Art of the Deal – Donald J. Trump: https://amzn.to/3fjK9qS Follow Herm here: Podcast: The Lion’s Den with Seth | https://apple.co/3gL907s LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
50:21
September 15, 2020
Ep. 42 - The Method w/Dillon Burns
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with Dillon Burns. Dillon is a Navy Veteran, exercise and nutrition specialist, consultant, and professional speaker. During their discussion, they chatted about fitness, nutrition and Dillon provided tips in various areas of self-care to include supplementation. Dillon’s Book Recommendations: The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho: https://amzn.to/3212hRN God Is Not One – Stephen Prothero: https://amzn.to/33QA4zv Follow Dillon here: Website: https://www.anchormindset.com/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:11:35
September 10, 2020
Ep. 41 - Graded Events w/Mike Roderick & Kenneth Williams-Prades
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of hosting Mike Roderick and Kenneth Williams-Prades in the lounge. They are both Air Force Senior Enlisted Leaders with a wide range of leadership experience that spans across the globe. During their talk, they discussed how everything one does is a graded event, the danger of promoting mediocrity, the importance of mentorship, and much, much more. Mike & Will’s Book Recommendations: The Daily Stoic – Ryan Holiday: https://amzn.to/3gp2q7y Leaders Eat Last – Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/2EEq2aa The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck – Mark Manson: https://amzn.to/3fddbZ2 Old School is Good School – Kevin Slater: https://amzn.to/2Pg5Mha Rich Dad Poor Dad – Robert T. Kiyosaki: https://amzn.to/3fjX6Rs LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:01:15
September 8, 2020
Ep. 40 - Know - Like - Trust w/Frank Agin
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of sitting down and chatting with Frank Agin, founder, and president of AmSpirit Business Connections. Frank is a lawyer, an entrepreneur, consultant, professional speaker, he hosts the Networking Rx Podcast, and is an author of numerous books on networking and relationship building. During their discussion, they talked about the importance of networking, becoming the person you would want to associate with, and much, much more. Frank’s Book: Foundational Networking – Frank Agin - https://amzn.to/33deK74 Frank’s Book Recommendations: Bringing Out the Best in People – Alan Loy McGinness - https://amzn.to/317BB1f Follow Frank here: Website: www.FrankAgin.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
52:13
September 3, 2020
Ep. 39 - In the Arena w/Ronnie Woods
In this episode, Joe welcomes back Ronnie Woods to the Lounge. Ronnie is the Command Chief Master Sergeant AKA the Wolf Chief at the 8th Fighter Wing at Kunsan Air Base in the Republic of Korea. During their discussion they explored multiple leadership topics to include being adaptable, self-care, confidence and humility, and much, much more. Follow Ronnie here: Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/yxw9c2h8 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:14:06
September 1, 2020
Ep. 38 - Silver Lining Lessons w/Rob Rogers
In this episode, Scott and Joe take some time to chat with Robert Rogers, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader, entrepreneur, and author. During their discussion, they talked about the vital role of mentorship, the importance of embracing challenges, authenticity, and much, much more. Rob’s Book: The Paperback Mentor: Inspiring others through new perspectives | https://amzn.to/2Z4mIgd Rob’s Book Recommendations: The Choice: A Surprising New Message of Hope Paperback – Og Mandino | https://amzn.to/31QgUca Follow Rob here: E-Mail: thepaperbackmentor@gmail.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:06:18
August 27, 2020
Ep. 37 - On the Other Side w/Jeffrey Lodick
In this episode, Joe sits down and chats with Jeffrey Lodick. Jeffrey is a retired Army Senior Noncommissioned Officer, the co-founder of the Military Podcast Network, a career readiness instructor, and leadership consultant. During their discussion, they talked about what leadership looks like on the other side of life’s transitions, tips for success, and much, much more. Jeffrey's Book Recommendations: Leadership: The Art of Inspiring People to Be Their Best – Craig Wheldon | https://amzn.to/3e0Jlq0 Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds – David Goggins | https://amzn.to/2NTjCVU Follow Jeffrey here: Website: http://www.militarypodcastnetwork.com Podcast: On the Other Side: Leadership After Transition | https://apple.co/2VOPFe3 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffrey-lodick-speaker/ LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
56:46
August 25, 2020
Ep. 36 - Trust & Confidence w/Ricky Campos
In this episode, Joe chats with Ricky Campos, an Air Force veteran, Fire Fighter, and a Captain at the Fire Department at Travis Air Force Base California. During their discussion, they talked about firefighting, the importance of mastering one’s craft, the vital role of trust and confidence in effective teams, and much, much, more. Ricky’s Book Recommendations: The Way of the SEAL: Think Like An Elite Warrior to Lead and Succeed - Mark Divine | https://amzn.to/3e5y8Ex LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
57:26
August 20, 2020
Ep. 35 - Bros to Supervisors w/Fitzgerald and Scott Horst
In this episode, Joe and Frank had the privilege of chatting with Jacob Fitzgerald and Scott Horst, two outstanding U.S. Air Force Noncommissioned Officers. During their discussion, they explored the challenges, rewards, and best practices associated with transitioning from “one of the guys/gals” to a supervisory role. Book Recommendations: Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds – David Goggins | https://amzn.to/2NTjCVU LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:04:45
August 18, 2020
Ep. 34 - The Ultimate Goal w/Jonathan Bates
In this episode, Joe had the wonderful privilege of talking with Jonathan Bates, the founder and CEO of Executive Operation Designs, a phenomenal entrepreneur and a U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Officer. During their discussion, they chatted about the entrepreneurial mindset, discovering your ultimate goal, and much, much more. Jonathan’s Book Recommendations: Legendary: A simple playbook for building and living a legendary life, and being remembered as a legend – Tommy Breedlove | https://amzn.to/3gFnc2v Buy Then Build – Walker Deibel | https://amzn.to/3dWtQzj Follow Jonathan here: Website: https://askeod.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-bates-askeod/ E-Mail: jb@askeod.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
58:60
August 13, 2020
Ep. 33 - What's Really Important w/Cole Pasley Ryan
In this episode, Joe had the fantastic opportunity to chat with Cole Pasley, Ryan Manzi, and Joe Hernandez, members of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Flight at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany. During their discussion, they talked about some of their amazing experiences, team resilience, and how vital it is to identify and focus on what is truly important. Book Recommendations: The Tattooist of Auschwitz – Heather Morris | https://amzn.to/2Z1qXJo Tactics, 10th Anniversary Edition: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions – Gregory Koukl | https://amzn.to/3f0SSil LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:23:58
August 11, 2020
Ep. 32 - Triumphant Transitions w/Nina Choy-Rohmiller
In this episode, Scott and Joe had the privilege of chatting with Nina Choy-Rohmiller, an Air Force veteran who is currently the Supervising Bridge Engineer for the Office of Structure Quality Management for the California Department of Transportation. During their discussion, they talked about the skills that transitioning veterans bring to the civilian work force, the challenges they may encounter, and some tips for a smooth transition. Nina’s Book Recommendations: The 5 Levels of Leadership – John Maxwell | https://amzn.to/37D7EbT The Five Dysfunctions of a Team – Patrick Lencioni | https://amzn.to/2USblFD Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable – Patrick Lencioni | https://amzn.to/3e8ssuD Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 The Dichotomy of Leadership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y5LKes Follow Nina here: LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/2CfR1Yn LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:11:53
August 6, 2020
Ep. 31 - Leading with GRIT® w/Laurie Sudbrink
In this episode, Scott and Joe chat with Laurie Sudbrink. Laurie is a celebrated speaker, author, and leader with more than 20 years of corporate experience in human resources, leadership and management, sales, marketing, and training. During their discussion, Laurie shared her experiences at the various transition points in her journey and discusses the important roles of generosity, respect, integrity and truth to leadership. Laurie’s Book and Planner Leading with GRIT | https://amzn.to/3dTODUo Productivity Planner | https://amzn.to/3gfLQ9A Laurie’s Book Recommendations: The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom – Don Miguel Ruiz | https://amzn.to/2BCWnga Follow Laurie here: Website: https://www.lauriesudbrink.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LaurieSudbrink LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lauriesudbrink/ E-Mail: laurie@unlimitedcoaching.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:59
August 4, 2020
Ep. 30 - Elevated Standards w/Patrick “Phats” Kennedy
In this episode, Joe got the amazing opportunity to sit down and chat with Patrick “Phats” Kennedy, an Air Force Officer, Fighter Pilot and currently the Commander of the Warhawks, the 480th Fighter Squadron at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany. During their discussion, they discussed the anatomy of a fighter pilot, various leadership principles, and much, much more. Patrick’s Book Recommendations: Ego is the Enemy – Ryan Holiday | https://amzn.to/3iwXWNE Turn the Ship Around – David Marquet | https://amzn.to/38uf7KU Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:13:52
July 30, 2020
Ep. 29 - Courageous Vulnerability w/Shamon "Fired up Senior" Seal
In this episode, Scott and Joe had the honor of chatting with The Fired Up Senior, Shamon Seals, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader who is currently the Air Force Air Mobility Command’s Enlisted Professional Military Education and Career Assistance Advisor Functional Manager. During their chat, they talked about the role vulnerability has in understanding and having tough conversations about ourselves, others, and the acknowledgement of systemic racism. LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
56:13
July 28, 2020
Ep. 28 - Deep Connection w/Brian Kruzelnick
In this episode, Frank and Joe had the privilege of chatting with Brian “BK” Kruzelnick, the Fightin’ Fifth Air Force Command Chief Master Sergeant at Yokota Air Base in Japan. During their discussion, they explored what it means to truly connect and understand others, the role vulnerability, empathy, and courage plays into building meaningful relationships, and much, much more. Brian’s Book Recommendations: Atomic Habits – James Clear | https://amzn.to/38spD5i LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:50
July 23, 2020
Ep. 27 - An Iron Will w/"Iron" Mike Burghardt
In this episode, Frank and Joe got to chat with “Iron” Mike Burghardt, a Marine veteran considered a legend in the bomb disposal world and in recent military history. During their discussion, Mike talked about his experience serving as an Explosive Ordnance Technician, and he shared the horrific experience of being blown up by an improvised explosive device that resulted in the famous photo of him delivering a defiant gesture to the insurgents that were responsible. Mike’s Book Recommendations: The Gunny – John Ligato | https://bit.ly/3iwxjYS LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:03:36
July 21, 2020
Ep. 26 - Building Networks w/James Van Prooyen
In this episode, Joe got the privilege of chatting with James Van Prooyen, fellow podcaster, Air Force Veteran, expert on entrepreneurship and relationship building.  During their discussion, they talked about the importance of building relationships, transitioning to the next chapter of your life, entrepreneurship, and much, much more. Follow James here: Podcast: Veteran’s in Business Show | https://apple.co/3dYgtyF Podcast: The Ragnar Life Podcast | https://apple.co/2YZO1bk Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/yarycsjv LinkedIn: https://tinyurl.com/y8jeheyn Additional Resources: militarypodcastnetwork.com Military Creator Con: https://tinyurl.com/y74ua9hj Bunker Labs: www.bunkerlabs.org LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:09:60
July 16, 2020
Ep. 25 - Cultivating Relationships w/Joel Goldberg
In this episode, Jose and Joe have the amazing privilege of chatting with Joel Goldberg, a Mid-America Emmy Award Winning member of the Kansas City Royal’s television broadcast team. Joel has 25 years of experience developing and maintaining strong relationships with pro-athletes, coaches, and team management and is the host of the podcast “Rounding the Bases.” Joel’s Book Recommendations: The Soul of Baseball: A Road Trip Through Buck O'Neil's America – Joe Posnanski | https://amzn.to/31K6af4 Follow Joel here: Website: https://joelgoldbergmedia.com/ Podcast: Rounding the Bases | https://apple.co/38sgVnT LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:16:47
July 14, 2020
Ep. 24 - An Offensive Mindset w/John Gronski
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with retired Army Major General John Gronski. John is a proven combat leader with more than forty years of service in the United States Army, is a leadership and peak performance expert, a motivational storyteller, author, and so much more. During their chat, they talked about authenticity, having an offensive mindset, his inspirational trip across the country on bicycles with his wife and 15-month old son, and much, much more. John’s Book: The Ride of our Lives: Lessons on Life, Leadership, and Love – John Gronski | https://amzn.to/2VKMVym John’s Book Recommendations: The Leadership Engine: How Winning Companies Build Leaders at Every Level - Noel Tichy | https://amzn.to/2BsN3f7 The Leadership Moment: Nine True Stories of Triumph and Disaster and Their Lessons for Us All - Michael Useem | https://amzn.to/2C7YrN2 Courage: The Backbone of Leadership - Gus Lee | https://amzn.to/3gpCyI9 Conquer Anything: A Green Beret's Guide to Building Your A-Team – Greg Stube | https://amzn.to/2YXUlAs Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 Follow John here: Website: johngronski.com LinkedIn: https://tinyurl.com/ybt2zw5v E-Mail: john@johngronski.com LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:31
July 9, 2020
Ep. 23 - The Crucible w/Frank Franseze
In this episode, Frank and Joe had the great opportunity to chat with Frank Franzese, the principal of Frank Franzese & Company. Throughout his thirty-year career, Frank has held multiple executive-level positions, serving in positions such as President of Information of Technology, Transport and Telecom Solutions at Dobson Technologies. He also served as the President of the Midwest Area While at Nextel Communications as well as several other senior leadership positions at companies such as Cincinnati Bell and Cricket Communications. During their discussion, they talked about the importance of soft skills in business, experiencing a leadership crucible, and much, much more. Frank’s Book Recommendations: Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't – Jim Collins |https://amzn.to/2VKJW98 Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 Getting Naked: A Business Fable About Shedding The Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty – Patrick Lencioni | https://amzn.to/2BtWNFU Moments of Truth – Jan Carlzon | https://amzn.to/2BAuk13 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
51:44
July 7, 2020
Ep. 22 - Forgiveness & Fortitude w/Jason Holzer
In this episode, Joe sat down to chat with Jason Holzer, a certified teacher, thought coach, accomplished basketball coach, author, and motivational speaker. During their discussion, Jason shares his inspirational story of how he rebounded from the loss of his father to suicide, the power of forgiveness, how important mindset is to growth, and much, much more. Jason’s Book: Shattered by Suicide, Renewed by Resilience - Jason Holzer | https://amzn.to/3f1bEWS Jason’s Book Recommendations: The Art of Living – Bob Proctor and Sandra Gallagher | https://amzn.to/2ZzKmQL The Code of the Extraordinary Mind – Vishen Lakhiani | https://amzn.to/2C5fKyi Follow Jason here: LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3gmEy3L LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
52:28
July 2, 2020
Ep. 21 - Simple - Complicated - Complex w/Adam Stugard
In this episode, Joe and Jose chat with Adam Stugard, a Senior Enlisted Leader in the United States Air Force with a background in military intelligence who is currently an instructor of advanced leadership studies. During their discussion, they discussed problem solving in a volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environment. Adam’s Book Recommendations: It’s Not Complicated – Rick Nason | https://amzn.to/38xsQAQ Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World – David Epstein | https://amzn.to/3eZ08ey Start with Why - Simon Sinek | https://amzn.to/3ir6Lsb LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:15:06
June 30, 2020
Ep. 20 - Mud Hut to Driven w/Thlaythla “Thunder” Meak
In this episode, Joe spoke with Thlaythla “Thunder” Meak, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader and an entrepreneur. During their discussion, Thlaythla shared his amazing story of being born in a work camp in Vietnam, his family’s escape, and how the values and lessons he has gained along the way have molder who he is today. Enjoy! Thlaythla’s Book Recommendations: Rich Dad Poor Dad - Robert Kiyosaki | https://amzn.to/2NPaFNs Follow Thlaythla here: Website: https://meakprints.shop/ Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/y9n27tn3 YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/yartnfrt LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
50:28
June 25, 2020
Ep. 19 - Leadership is Overrated w/Abi Scott
In this episode, Joe chats with Abi Scott, a Senior Enlisted Leader in the United States Air Force, author of numerous articles on the Llama-Leadership page, and a close friend of the Llama family. During their discussion, they discussed the importance of effective followership, the role of failure in innovation and problem solving, and much, much more We did have some minor technical difficulties during this episode, but we promise that the value of the discussion is absolutely worth the listen. Enjoy! Abi’s Book Recommendation: It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership – Colin Powell | https://amzn.to/31FS3aC LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
57:13
June 23, 2020
Ep. 18 - Llama Papas
In this episode, Joe chat’s with Scott and Jose about experiences with fatherhood. They discuss the joys and challenges of being a father and everything in between. Book Recommendations: The 5 Love Languages of Children - Gary Chapman | https://amzn.to/2AtcwV9 Way of the Warrior Kid - Jocko Willink | https://amzn.to/2VKk8d5 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
59:50
June 18, 2020
Ep. 17 - Fatherhood and Leadership w/Ben Killoy
In this episode, Scott and Joe chat with Ben Killoy, a veteran of the United States Marine corps, instructor, coach, professional speaker, and host of the Military Veteran Dad podcast. During their chat, they discussed the challenges of transitioning veterans, how being a dad relates to leadership, and much, much more. Ben’s Book Recommendations: The Advantage – Patrick Lencioni | https://amzn.to/2NP9ZHU Follow Ben Here: Podcast: Military Veteran Dad | https://tinyurl.com/ybo6bh2p Website: www.militaryveterandad.com Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/yacwehzp LinkedIn: https://tinyurl.com/y9rso2t9 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
54:28
June 16, 2020
Ep. 16 - Fearless Mindset w/Sha Sparks
In this episode, Jose and Joe had the amazing privilege of speaking with the CEO, or Chief Excitement Officer, of Sparks of Hope, Fearless Living Coach, speaker and author, Shā Sparks. During their discussion, they talked about her work in support of transitioning veterans, the effects of trauma and the role of vulnerability in life and leadership. Enjoy! Shā’s Book Recommendations: Linchpin – Seth Godin | https://amzn.to/3golAtx Follow Shā here: Website: www.Shasparks.com  |  www.firestartersbookproject.com Podcast: Power of Investing in People | https://apple.co/2WHOdLh Facebook: https://bit.ly/3bIOf9Z Instagram: https://bit.ly/3bFum3P Twitter: https://bit.ly/2WIzXSL LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/2TjfcLc LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
53:22
June 11, 2020
Ep. 15 - Survival & Significance w/Ericka Kelly
In this episode, Scott and Joe had the privilege of chatting with Retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Ericka Kelly. Ericka is presently a John Maxwell certified professional speaker, executive coach, and trainer. She was the 17th Command Chief Master Sergeant for the Air Force Reserve Command and the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the Air Force Reserve. During their discussion, Ericka shared her extraordinary story of resilience and how she defied the odds to be hugely successful in both the Air Force and in Law Enforcement. Ericka’s Book Recommendations: Think and Grow Rich – Napoleon Hill | https://amzn.to/2NP9spo Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor Frankl | https://amzn.to/38xrCWg The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth – John Maxwell | https://amzn.to/2NQ9GfS Leadershift – John Maxwell | https://amzn.to/2BsJt4F Find Ericka on social media at the following: Facebook: https://tinyurl.com/y9o2etsm LinkedIn: https://tinyurl.com/ybr4t7oq E-Mail: ericka.kelly@verizon.net LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:31:03
June 9, 2020
Ep. 14 - Empathetic Leadership w/Ronnie Woods
In this episode, Joe had the privilege of chatting with Ronnie Woods, a Senior Enlisted Leader in the United States Air Force, transitioning from the Superintendent of 375th Operations Group at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois to prestigious position of the Wolf Chief, Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 8th Fighter Wing in Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. They had a great discussion on the vital roles that empathy, humility and authenticity play in effective leadership. Ronnie’s Book Recommendations: Start with Why - Simon Sinek | https://amzn.to/3ir6Lsb LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
51:16
June 4, 2020
Ep. 13 - Evolution of Thinking w/Hope Skibitsky
In this episode, Scott and Joe got the chance to catch up with one of their dearest friends, Hope Skibitsky, the Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 27th Special Operations Wing at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. During their chat, they explored the evolution of her leadership, the negative impact of gossip, the power of positive intent and much, much more. Hope’s Book Recommendations: Message to Garcia – Elbert Hubbard | https://amzn.to/2AsvhIh The Happiness Hypothesis – Jonathan Haidt | https://amzn.to/3irHYnD The Coddling of the American Mind – Jonathan Haidt, Greg Lukianoff, et al. | https://amzn.to/2C0f5hU The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion | https://amzn.to/31LDHFN Hope’s Llama Leadership Article - “Words Matter” | https://tinyurl.com/ycjn9ntd LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:03:56
June 2, 2020
Special Episode - Unfiltered and Necessary w/Mike Holland
In this special edition episode, Scott and Joe chat with a close friend, Mike Holland, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader and career Security Forces Airman with more than 23 years of law enforcement experience.  During this candid discussion, they had raw and unfiltered dialog about the current state of our country, Mike shared his perspectives as a Black American man, and much, much more.  We as a Llama Leadership team feel dialog like this is absolutely vital to our growth, understanding, and progress as a nation.  We hope you find value in this discussion and can use this to fuel conversations in your formations, work centers, and homes.
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June 2, 2020
Ep. 12 - Legendary Leaders Vs. Paper Tigers w/Caleb Vaden
In this episode, Joe sits down with Caleb Vaden, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader currently serving as the Superintendent of the 28th Mission Support Group at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. During their discussion, they chatted about what it takes to be a “legendary leader,” how rumors and gossip can kill trust within an organization, and much, much more. Caleb’s Book Recommendations: Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 Caleb’s Podcast: Real Talk with Caleb | https://tinyurl.com/y8lxtfrs LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:01:29
May 28, 2020
Ep. 11 - The Speed of Relevancy w/Jo Bass
In this episode, Jose and Joe had the great privilege of chatting with a dear friend of the Llama Leadership family, Jo Bass, the Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 2nd Air Force at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. During their discussion, they chatted about generational differences, the importance of self-care, and much, much more. Enjoy! Jo’s Book Recommendations: Stillness is the Key – Ryan Holiday | https://amzn.to/2YVkNub LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
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May 26, 2020
Ep. 10 - Black Belt Life Lessons w/Mike Rethmeyer and Dominic Brisibin
In this episode we hang out with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belts, Mike Rethmeyer and Dominic Brisibin. We discuss leadership, loyalty, and many other black belt life lessons. BJJ Lifestyle Academy: Belleville, Illinois | https://tinyurl.com/ycwlozyk BJJ Lifestyle Academy: South County, Missouri | https://tinyurl.com/yd48r6br Renzo Gracie Jiu Jitsu Academy: Clarksville, Tennessee | https://tinyurl.com/y98jm6ze LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:09:53
May 21, 2020
Ep. 9 - Daring to be Different w/AJ Kehl
In this episode, Scott, Joe & Frank talk with AJ Kehl, an author and fellow podcaster. We discuss everything from innovation to life balance as well as highlight some leadership lessons that are a catalyst to his success. Andrew’s Book Recommendations: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership- John Maxwell | https://amzn.to/2VKFoQ6 Tribe of Mentors - Tim Ferris | https://amzn.to/3iuQTEP War of Art - Steven Pressfield | https://amzn.to/2BAxZvN Linchpin - Seth Godin | https://amzn.to/2ZEgYZw The Longevity Diet - Valter Longo | https://amzn.to/2NUQFsM My Rich Uncle - A J Kehl | https://amzn.to/31HWsdm Andrews Podcast: Real Talk w/A.J. Kehl | https://tinyurl.com/y8asv955 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
56:34
May 19, 2020
Ep. 8 - The Learning Curve w/USFK Command Chiefs
In this episode, Frank and Joe talk with all three Command Chief Master Sergeants in the Republic of Korea, the Wolf Chief, Steve Cenov, the Mustang Chief, Adam Vizi, and the Seventh Air Force Command Chief, Phil Hudson. During their chat, they explored strategic leadership during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Korean culture, some learning curves they have experienced, and much, much more. LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:09:14
May 14, 2020
Ep. 7 - Diversity, EQ & Ramadan w/Gloria Weatherspoon
Jose and Joe talk with Gloria Weatherspoon, the Senior Enlisted Advisor for DEOMI at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida and discuss the importance of leveraging Diversity, Emotional Intelligence and a foundational lesson on Ramadan. We would like to make a slight correction in that Ramadan is the 9th month in the Muslim calendar not the 12th. Gloria’s Book Recommendations: Emotional Intelligence 2.0 - Travis Bradberry | https://amzn.to/2ZAEF51 Leadership 101 - John Maxwell | https://amzn.to/2YVUIeu LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:15:53
May 12, 2020
Ep. 6 - Commitment w/Derek Crowder
Frank, Scott and Joe talk with Derek Crowder, the Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 60th Air Mobility Wing, Travis Air Force Base, California, and dive into his story and glean wisdom from his amazing perspectives. Derek’s Book Recommendations: Wins, Losses and Lessons – Lou Holtz | https://amzn.to/3eZwc1F Everybody Matters – Bob Chapman and Raj Sisodia | https://amzn.to/38BhJHb LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
58:60
May 7, 2020
Ep. 5 - Unwritten Influence w/Tripp Bodenheimer III
In this Episode, Scott and Joe speak with Tripp Bodenheimer, an instructor at the United States Air Force’s Enlisted Professional Military Instructor course located in Montgomery, Alabama. We discuss the responsibilities and challenges that come with being an educator in the military environment, the influence that supervisors and mentors can have over someone’s career, the role that personality profile systems can play in bringing about a team’s success, and a father’s role in leaving a legacy 5 Voices | https://tinyurl.com/y7rrl266 LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
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May 5, 2020
Ep. 4 - A Culture of Problem Solving w/Ian Eishen
In this episode, Joe interviews Ian Eishen, an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader who is currently serving as the Command Chief Master Sergeant at Edwards Air Force Base California. In this discussion, Ian describes his views on developing a culture steered towards developing solutions for unforeseen problems and creating an entrepreneurial spirit amongst members within an organization. Ian’s Book Recommendations: Leaders Eat Last – Simon Sinek | https://amzn.to/31J9kQy The Startup Way: How Modern Companies – Eric Ries | https://amzn.to/2AqSoTp One Mission – How Leaders Build a Team of Teams – Charles Goodyear and Chris Fussell | https://amzn.to/2YWEPog Creativity, Inc – Amy Wallace and Edwin Catmull | https://amzn.to/3eVP55S Let My People Go Surfing – Yvon Chouinard | https://amzn.to/31FdoBa Resonate – Nancy Duarte | https://amzn.to/3gq10Jy Slide ology – Nancy Duarte | https://amzn.to/2NZbfbf Data Story – Nancy Duarte | https://amzn.to/2NQcx8H Power of Moments – Chip and Dan Heath | https://amzn.to/2Zvn2Ue LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:02:45
April 28, 2020
Ep. 3 - Broicism
Z, Scott and Joe discuss Stoicism and how the philosophy can empower us to become better leaders, learners, and overall better human beings. “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” ~ Marcus Aurelius To learn more about Stoicism we recommend the following: How to Think Like an Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius – Donald Robertson | https://amzn.to/3dX8BNZ Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations | https://amzn.to/3ioALoF The Obstacle is the Way – Ryan Holiday | https://amzn.to/38olmjo Ego is the Enemy – Ryan Holiday | https://amzn.to/3iwXWNE Stillness is the Key – Ryan Holiday | https://amzn.to/3e0Ewgm YouTube Channel: The Daily Stoic | https://tinyurl.com/y28jfzro LLAMA LINKS Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/
01:08:49
April 19, 2020
Ep. 2 - Building Community through Crisis w/Chad Hardesty and Jason Barnshaw
Chad Hardesty and Jason Barnshaw, two of the members behind Air Force Quarantine University, join Joe and Scott to discuss their social media professional development platform and the importance of development to organizational effectiveness. You can visit and join AF QU at https://www.facebook.com/groups/574695376589462 LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleaders/ Website: http://www.llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
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April 13, 2020
Ep. 1 - Flattening the Curve on Toxic Leadership
Our inaugural episode of the the Llama Leadership Podcast: A Dialogue on Life, Learning and Leadership. In this episode the Llama Crew discusses Toxic Leadership. Thanks for listening! LLAMA LINKS Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LlamaLeadership Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/llamaleadership/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/llama-leadership/ Website: https://www.llamaleadership.com/ Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer
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April 5, 2020