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LL Ep. 155 - Some Breadth of Experience
In this episode, Joe and Nina talk about how they have each transitioned to new positions and discuss the challenges and rewards that have come with those opportunities, the importance of gaining breadth of experience for future potential, and much, much more. 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
01:08:52
September 27, 2022
LL Ep. 154 - The World Through Adult Eyes with Tripp Bodenheimer
In this episode, Joe welcomes honorary Llama, Tripp “Bodhi” Bodenheimer, back to the Lounge.  Bodhi is a Senior 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 chat, Tripp interviews Joe while he dives deeper into the 5 key perspectives he shared on a recent episode of the Rise from the Shadows podcast. Check out the Rise from the Shadows Podcast episode here: https://www.theshadowspodcast.com/rise-from-the-shadows-behind-the-mask-with-joe-bogdan-and-steve-gamlin/ Check out the Shadows Podcast here: https://www.theshadowspodcast.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
01:05:06
September 20, 2022
LL Ep. 153 - Fortunate Disasters w/Jason Earle
In this episode, Joe welcomes the great Jason Earle to the Lounge. Jason is an entrepreneur, an expert on air quality, and is the founder and CEO of 1-800-GOT-MOLD and MycoLab USA. He has been featured on Good Morning America, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, The Dr. Oz Show, Entrepreneur, Wired, and much, much more. During their discussion, Jason shared his amazing story of resilience and explains the importance of microbials, microbiomes, and their links to our overall health. Jason’s Book Recommendation: I Contain Multitudes – Ed Yong: https://tinyurl.com/5n9yh9a5 An Immense world – Ed Yong: https://tinyurl.com/n4uf65jd Follow Jason here: Website: www.gotmold.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gotmold LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jaearle/ Jason is offering our listeners a discount on the Got Mold? Test kit by visiting the link and entering the discount code below: The link is https://www.gotmold.com/llamaleadership/ The discount code for your followers is llama10 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
57:58
September 13, 2022
LL Ep. 152 - Actionable Intel w/Yuji Moore
In this episode, Joe welcomes the great Yuji Moore to the Lounge. Yuji is a Noncommissioned Officer in the United States Space Force who’s in charge of a space control intelligence section where he leads the integration of intelligence-driven analysis for Advanced Training in order to create realistic training scenarios for 172 space combat crew operators. During their chat, they talked about development, the importance of emotional intelligence, followership, and much, much more. Yuji’s Book Recommendation: Never Mind, We'll Do It Ourselves - Bierbauer Alec, Col. Mark Cooter, Michael E. Marks: https://tinyurl.com/ms9ff8dp 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
55:01
September 06, 2022
LL Ep. 151 - Taking Ownership w/Caleb Vaden
In this episode, Joe welcomes his great friend, Caleb Vaden, back to the Lounge. Caleb is an Air Force Senior Enlisted Leader currently assigned to the Air Force’s International Officer School at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. During their discussion, they talked about feedback, personal accountability, their evolutions of thought as leaders, and professionalism. Joe’s article: Not Everyone Deserves Feedback - https://www.limacharlienetwork.com/blog/not-everyone-deserves-feedback Caleb’s Book Recommendation: Crucial Conversations – Joseph Grenny, Kerry Patterson, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, Emily Gregory: https://tinyurl.com/2avuc642 Check out Real Talk with Caleb here: https://open.spotify.com/show/2lMRjJOfOApyQPpGhfYqrj 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
01:07:33
August 30, 2022
LL. Ep. 150 - Universal Principles of Success w/Johnny Martinez
In this episode, Frank interviews Johnny Martinez, a 24-year Air Force veteran, now Small Business Owner and Real Estate Agent with Top Flight Realty. Johnny and Frank discuss Johnny’s guiding principles that he employed to start his own business (Party People Photobooth) and to get into the real estate game. Johnny discusses how he used the tools he learned in the Air Force to overcome self-limiting perceptions and built a successful network to help service members find their homes. Johnny’s Book Recommendations: Can’t Hurt Me – David Goggins: https://tinyurl.com/2p86sk89 Follow Johnny Martinez here: Website: http://www.topflightrealtygroup.com/ Podcast: New Braunfels Nightlife | https://www.facebook.com/groups/306135424207315 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/johnny.martinez.104855 E-Mail: jmartrealtor1@gmail.com Check out our show sponsors: 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
33:06
August 22, 2022
LL Ep. 149 - Lessons in Leadership w/Ramon Hopkins
In this episode, Nina talks to one of her most trusted mentors,  Ramon (Ray) Hopkins), a former Marine officer who has currently the Division Chief for Construction at the California Department of Transportation.  Nina and Ray discuss the leadership lessons learned in the military that have translated into the civilian role, and how their military experience formed the type of leader that they have become.  They also discuss the importance of listening to and valuing the perspectives and lessons that our newer employees and subordinates can teach us, and how we as leaders must continually be open to adapting to change. Ray’s Book Recommendations: Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/ramon-hopkins-311644 E-Mail: ramon.hopkins@dot.ca.gov\ 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
01:05:16
August 16, 2022
LL Ep. 148 - Holistic Health w/Dr. Tenesha Wards
In this episode, Nina talks to one of her most trusted mentors,  Ramon (Ray) Hopkins), a former Marine officer who has currently the Division Chief for Construction at the California Department of Transportation.  Nina and Ray discuss the leadership lessons learned in the military that have translated into the civilian role, and how their military experience formed the type of leader that they have become.  They also discuss the importance of listening to and valuing the perspectives and lessons that our newer employees and subordinates can teach us, and how we as leaders must continually be open to adapting to change. Ray’s Book Recommendations: Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin | https://amzn.to/2Y9pal7 LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/ramon-hopkins-311644 E-Mail: ramon.hopkins@dot.ca.gov\ 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
01:01:57
August 09, 2022
LL Ep. 147 - Can't Cheat the Grind
In this episode, Jose and Joe discuss the timeless principles in the book Chop Wood Carry Water: How to Fall in Love with the Process of Becoming Great by Joshua Medcalf. Find the book here: Chop Wood Carry Water – Joshua Medcalf: https://tinyurl.com/ym8ad2s6 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! Check out The Lima Charlie Network at www.limacharliernetwork.com LLAMA LINKS | https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:12:08
August 02, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 39 - In the Arena
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:13:34
July 26, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 55 - Mental Toughness
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
49:32
July 19, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 59 - Body - Craft - Mind
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
56:09
July 12, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 62 - Lids and Contracts
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:15:27
July 05, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 64 - The Human Experience
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:09:36
June 28, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 67 - Heirpower!
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:04:05
June 21, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 70 - Four Dimensions
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
47:18
June 14, 2022
LLT #20 | Be a Professional
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Be a Professional. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:18
June 13, 2022
LLT #20 | Triumph & Disaster
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Triumph & Disaster LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:12
June 08, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 75 - The People Formula
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:02:18
June 07, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 81 - Fail Fiercely, Run Free
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:02:13
May 31, 2022
LLT #19 | Inspire, Don't Impress
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Inspire, Don't Impress. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:05
May 30, 2022
Llama Replays | Ep. 1 - Flattening the Curve on Toxic Leadership
For a short time, the Llama Lounge will be revisiting some of our favorite episodes as we take a resiliency break. We will begin new episodes again in August 2022, enjoy! 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:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
44:26
May 24, 2022
LLT #18 | Confident Humility
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Confident Humility. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:56
May 23, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 146 - Bumper Sticker Leadership
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 146 - Bumper Sticker Leadership with Tripp Bodenheimer. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
26:24
April 28, 2022
LL Ep. 146 - Bumper Sticker Leadership w/Tripp Bodenheimer
In this episode, Joe welcomes back Tripp “Bodhi” Bodenheimer.  Bodhi is a Senior 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 his visit they discussed explored some common leadership concepts discussed in social media outlets and how it’s important to consider context and timing when exercising them. 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/ 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
01:27:41
April 26, 2022
LLT #17 | Start Today
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Start Today. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:37
April 25, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 145 - The Important Stuff
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 145 - The Important StufF. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
19:44
April 21, 2022
Ep. 145 - The Important Stuff
In this episode, co-hosts Frank and Scott return to the lounge after a recent hiatus. While catching up with each other, the two cover a lot of ground discussing the challenges of post-pandemic home buying, leadership’s influence on organizational culture, the fallout from “the great resignation”, handling bad bosses, the importance of prioritizing family and work, and so much more! 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
55:39
April 19, 2022
LLT #16 | Easier Said than Done
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Easier Said than Done. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:28
April 18, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 144 - Discipline + Passion
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 144 - Discipline + Passion with Sean Lake. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
21:16
April 14, 2022
LL Ep. 144 - Discipline + Passion w/Sean Lake
In this episode, Joe welcomes Sean Lake to the Lounge.  Sean is a former professional snowboarder who went on to join Burton Snowboards, work as Shaun White’s Team Manager, and land a spot as the Director of Sports Marketing for DC Shoes. He is now the Co-Founder of BUBS naturals, a line of collagen peptides and other all-natural supplements. During their discussion, they chatted about alt-sports culture and dove into the aspects of overall health. Sean’s Book Recommendations: Driven – Dr. Douglas Brackmann: https://tinyurl.com/8n3u4873 Mastery – Robert Greene: https://tinyurl.com/3a9ezf72 Follow Sean here: Website: www.bubsnaturals.com E-Mail: Sean@Bubsnaturals.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! This episode is also brought to you by Battleground Fitness. Brandon and Dani Lirio are providing tailored fitness programs to people in different seasons in their lives via their online fitness platform. Check them out at https://www.bgfitonline.com/ LLAMA LINKS https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:00:20
April 12, 2022
LLT #15 | Discerning Criticism
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Discerning Criticism. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:56
April 11, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 143 - Inputs Vs Outcomes
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 143 - Inputs Vs Outcomes with Bill Eckstrom. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadershi
20:52
April 07, 2022
LL Ep. 143 - Inputs Vs Outcomes w/Bill Eckstrom
In this episode, Joe welcomes Bill Eckstrom to the Lounge. Bill is the founder and CEO of EcSell Institute, the world’s first and only organization to measure and quantify leadership effectiveness. He is considered one of the world’s top authorities in metric-based performance coaching and growth and is the author of the book The Coaching Effect. During their discussion, that talked about measuring effectiveness, coaching impact on teams, and much, much more. Find Bill’s book, The Coaching Effect here: https://tinyurl.com/43tawsdc Bill’s Book Recommendations: Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor Frankl: https://amzn.to/3guyOH5 Follow Bill here: Website: www.ecsellinstitute.com and www.billeckstrom.com E-Mail: ceckstrom@ecsellinstitute.com Check out our show sponsors: 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! This episode is also brought to you by Battleground Fitness. Brandon and Dani Lirio are providing tailored fitness programs to people in different seasons in their lives via their online fitness platform. Check them out at https://www.bgfitonline.com/
48:08
April 05, 2022
LLT #14 | The Obstacle is the Way
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! The Obstacle is the Way. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:56
April 04, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 142 - Bridging Skills
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 142 - Bridging Skills with Geoff Weber. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
14:14
March 31, 2022
LL Ep. 142 - Bridging Skills w/Geoff Weber
In this episode, Joe welcomes Geoff Weber to the Lounge.  Geoff is a United States Navy Commander, trusted leader, combat veteran, veteran advocate, an endurance athlete, and is the CEO of Heirloom Cloud Corporation.  During their chat, Geoff provided some leadership insights from his Naval career, they talked about endurance sports, and they dove into how the DoD SkillBridge program. Geoff’s Book Recommendations: Distributed Teams – John O’Duinn: https://tinyurl.com/ywzrp4a6 Follow Geoff here: Website: Heirloom® | Digitize Photos, Videos & More LinkedIn:Geoff Weber- Christian Entrepreneur | LinkedIn Check out our show sponsors: 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! This episode is also brought to you by Battleground Fitness.  Brandon and Dani Lirio are providing tailored fitness programs to people in different seasons in their via their online fitness platform.  Check them out at https://www.bgfitonline.com/ LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
01:03:20
March 29, 2022
LLT #13 | Struggle = Progress
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Struggle = Progress. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:36
March 28, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 141 - Shepherding Through Change
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 141 - Shepherding Through Change with Dr. Roger Parrott. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
21:36
March 24, 2022
LL Ep. 141 - Shepherding Through Change w/Dr. Roger Parrott
In this episode, Joe welcomes the great Dr. Roger Parrott to the Lounge.  Dr. Parrott is the president of Belhaven University and was named one of the 10 Most Visionary Education Leaders of 2021 by Education Magazine.  He is also one of the longest serving college presidents in America, the author of the book Opportunity Leadership, and is just a fountain of knowledge as all of you are about to discover. Roger’s Book: Opportunity Leadership – Dr. Roger Parrott: https://tinyurl.com/2p9auvpa Roger’s Book Recommendations: Good to Great – Jim Collins: https://tinyurl.com/56fwyasn Learn more about Roger here: Website: https://www.belhaven.edu/belhaven/president.htm Check out our show sponsors: 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! This episode is also brought to you by Battleground Fitness.  Brandon and Dani Lirio are providing tailored fitness programs to people in different seasons in their via their online fitness platform.  Check them out at https://www.bgfitonline.com/ LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
56:15
March 22, 2022
LLT #12 | V.C.R.
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! V.C.R. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:28
March 21, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 140 - Lose the Competency War
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 140 - Lose the Competency War with Scott Drake. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
21:51
March 17, 2022
LL Ep. 140 - Lose the Competency War w/Scott Drake
In this episode, Joe welcomes the great Scott Drake to the Lounge. Scott is a sought-after consultant and trainer and the Founder and Executive Director at JumpCoach, a social enterprise on a mission to make the best-in-class leadership training available to everyone who needs it. During their chat, they discussed leadership topics such as building trust, employee engagement, and feedback. Scott’s Article Recommendation: Seven Transformations of Leadership – David Rooke and William R. Torbert: https://tinyurl.com/3cd9x9a3 Scott’s Book Recommendation: Multipliers – Liz Wiseman: https://tinyurl.com/5am6esny Follow Scott here: Website: https://www.jumpcoach.com/ Check out The Lima Charlie Network: www.Limacharlienetwork.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
48:20
March 15, 2022
LLT #11 | Icarus
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Icarus LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:28
March 14, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 139 - Surviving Son Drives On
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 139 - Surviving Son Drives On with Scott DeLuzio. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
25:40
March 10, 2022
LL Ep. 139 - Surviving Son Drives On w/Scott DeLuzio
In this episode, Joe welcomes Scott DeLuzio to the Lounge.  Scott is a combat veteran of the United States Army, a huge veteran advocate, a published author, and the host of the Drive on Podcast, a podcast that spotlights discussions about the challenges servicemembers face when coming back home, reacquainting with loved ones, finding a purpose outside of the military, and the struggles that come with it all.  During their discussion, Scott recounts the challenges of his deployment to Afghanistan, the tragic loss of his brother in combat at a separate location, and his struggles reintegrating back to home life. Scott’s Book Recommendations: Atomic Habits – James Clear: https://amzn.to/2SbC4vb Follow Scott, check out his podcast, and get his book here: Website: https://driveonpodcast.com/ Check out the Lima Charlie Network at www.limacharlienetwork.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
01:21:04
March 08, 2022
LLT #10 | Living to your Potential
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Living to Your Potential LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:57
March 07, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 138 - Facilitating Success
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 138 - Facilitating Success with Paul Crotty. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
19:24
March 03, 2022
LL Ep. 138 - Facilitating Success w/Paul Crotty
In this episode Nina talks to Paul Crotty about how he uses his skills as a facilitator to help teams achieve their goals, and how leaders can learn to utilize these same skills and processes. Paul discusses the 3 domains of communication, and how to get from the Circle of Commentary to the Field of Action, as well as using the OODA (Observe-Orient-Decide-Act) Loop for decision making. , Paul is the founder of Crew Consulting Group. He is a former Marine Corp Infantry Captain and has been a Master Level facilitator for over 20 years. He has worked with hundreds of project teams on large and complex construction projects, both nationally and internationally including the Navy, Army Corp of Engineers, and several Transportation Agencies. Paul Crotty’s Book Recommendations: Infinite Games - Simon Sinek: https://amzn.to/3tc3p2k Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink and Leif Babin: https://amzn.to/3ppgWAS Follow Paul Crotty here: Website: https://crewconsultinggroup.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-crotty-499a596/ E-Mail: paul@crewconsultinggroup.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
01:06:44
March 01, 2022
LLT #9 | The Details
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! The Details LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:28
February 28, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 137 - Bring Out the Best in Your People
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 137 - Bring Out the Best in Your People with Jill Valdez. LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
23:52
February 24, 2022
LL Ep. 137 - Bringing Out the Best in Your People w/Jill Valdez
In this episode, Joe welcomes Jill Valdez to the Lounge. Jill is the founder and Chief Operations Officer of LINK Consulting, a coaching, consulting, and recruiting organization. She has more than 18 years of experience in helping people and businesses thrive and she is the author of the book The Ultimate Guide to Bringing out the Best in Your People. During their discussion, they talked about organizational health and Jill shared her “Four Absolutes” of a healthy organization. Jill’s Book Recommendation: Great by Choice –Jim Collins and Morten T. Hansen: https://amzn.to/3Bz3O2C Follow and connect with Jill here: Website: https://www.linkconsulting.info/ E-Mail: jvaldez@linkconsulting.info Find out more about the Lima Charlie Network here: www.limacharlienetwork.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
55:47
February 22, 2022
LLT #8 | The Law of Receptivity
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! The Law of Receptivity LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:29
February 21, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 136 - Cobra Kai Life Lessons
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 136 - Cobra Kai Life Lessons with Jerry Dugan.
22:02
February 17, 2022
LL Ep. 136 - Cobra Kai Life Lessons w/Jerry Dugan
In this episode, Joe welcomes longtime Llama friend and fellow Lima Charlie Network member, Jerry Dugan back 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, they analyzed the show Cobra Kai and some of the Life Lessons that come from it. 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 Check out The Lima Charlie Network at www.limacharlienetwork.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
01:01:03
February 15, 2022
LLT #7 | Disappointments
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Disappointments LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:09
February 14, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 135 - Out of the Ditch
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 135, Out of the Ditch with Mike Bassett.
19:08
February 10, 2022
LL Ep. 135 - Out of the Ditch w/Mike Bassett
In this episode, Joe welcomes Mike Bassett to the Lounge. Mike is an Army veteran and a civil litigation attorney who has practiced law for nearly 4 decades. He is the founder of the Bassett Firm, a highly sought-after national speaker, consultant, and mediator. He is also the host of the fantastic Legal Grounds Podcast and the author of amazing book, The Man in the Ditch, A Redemption Story for Today.  During their chat, Mike shared his story of redemption and they both explored how mindset and relationships play a role in bouncing back from adversity. Mike’s Book Recommendations: The Second Mountain – David Brooks: https://amzn.to/3uxoG8R Tribe – Sebastian Junger: https://amzn.to/3gtFk0X The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen Covey: https://amzn.to/3au1Y5Z Follow Mike here: Website: https://themanintheditch.com/ Check out more from the Lima Charlie Network here: www.limacharlienetwork.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://llamaleadership.com Song: See How They Run - Mike Witmer | https://soundcloud.com/mike-witmer Show Hashtags: Llama Lounge, Llama Leadership, Life, Learning, Leadership, Interviews, Lessons, Development, Professional, Personal, Growth
51:23
February 08, 2022
LLT #6 | The Soil of our Hearts
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! The Soil of our Hearts LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:18
February 07, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 134 - The Debrief
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 134, The Debrief with Jay Ly.
15:49
February 03, 2022
LL Ep. 134 - The Debrief w/Jay Ly
In this episode, Joe welcomes fellow Lima Charlie Network teammate, Jay Ly to the Lounge. Jay is a former Navy Special Operations Bomb Technician, he is the founder of Golden Compass Financial Freedom, a certified coach in both finances and leadership, and is the host of the amazing Live Free podcast. During their discussion, Jay shares the story behind his passion for financial freedom and education, they discuss the importance of fiscal fitness to reaching one’s maximum potential, and Jay shares some tips to get one started. Jay’s Book Recommendation: The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth – John C. Maxwell: https://amzn.to/2HHoUEe Jay’s App Recommendation: Every Dollar App: iPhone: https://tinyurl.com/2f823e4y Android: https://tinyurl.com/2pk7j35a Follow Jay here: Jay’s Linktree: https://linktr.ee/jay.ly LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jay-ly Check out the Lima Charlie Network at www.limacharlienetwork.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 Show Hashtags: Llama Lounge,Llama Leadership,Life,Learning,Leadership,Interviews,Lessons,Development,Professional ,Personal,Growth
01:20:01
February 01, 2022
LLT #5 | Time
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Time LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
04:55
January 31, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 133 - Adaptive Conversations
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 133, Adaptive Conversations with Scott Novis.
20:46
January 27, 2022
LL Ep. 133 - Adaptive Conversations w/Scott Novis
In this episode, Jose and Nina have an insightful and fascinating discussion with Scott Novis. Scott is the founder of Bravous (a combination of “Brave” and “Courageous”), a company that is helping businesses increase retention by facilitating highly dynamic live and virtual video game events for their employees. His focus is on helping break down the barriers of isolation of using video games as a tool for connection. During this episode, Jose and Nina glean from Scott some of the unexpected lessons that video games can teach all of us, from being better leaders to creating a culture of trust in our teams. Scott's Book Recommendations: King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine – Douglas Gillette and Robert L. Moore : https://amzn.to/3FWhkxJ Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind - Yuval Noah Harari: https://amzn.to/3nY18Gb What You Do Is Who You Are: How to Create Your Business Culture - Ben Horowitz: https://amzn.to/3nRgOLm Follow Scott here: Website: https://www.bravous.com Facebook: https://facebook.com/bravousesports Instagram: scottnovis Twitter: @scottnovis LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/scottnovis E-Mail: scott@gametruck.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
01:10:28
January 25, 2022
LLT #4 | Character
The LL team brings you this weeks Llama Leadership Thought! Character LLAMA LINKS:https://linktr.ee/llamaleadership
02:57
January 24, 2022
Llama Shorts | Ep. 132 – Lasso Leadership
In this Llama Short, we listen to brief portion of Episode 132, Lasso Leadership with Israel Nunez & Tyson Weyer
21:23
January 20, 2022
LL Ep. 132 - Lasso Leadership w/Israel Nunez & Tyson Weyer
In this episode, Frank Z. sync’s up with his long time friends, Israel Nunez & Tyson Weyer.  Israel is a Command Chief Master Sergeant for the 459th Air Refueling Wing and Tyson is the Operations Superintendent for the 89th Aerial Port Squadron, both assigned to Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.  During this episode Frank leverages “Izzy & T’s” 20 plus years of leadership experience to expound on some of the leadership concepts that are embedded in Apple TV’s hit show, Ted Lasso. The Llama Lounge is a proud member of The Lima Charlie Network.  Learn more about The Lima Charlie Network here: www.limacharlienetwork.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