Entries by Thor Conklin

The Key to Managing a 126-Step Process | Randy Zechman | Part 1 of 3 | Episode #519

Serial Entrepreneur – Randy Zechman. CEO and founder of 4 Silicon Valley businesses. Clean Solar- The highest rated and top 5 largest residential Solar installation company in California. Diamond Certified, Best of the Bay TV winner, More 5 star Yelp ratings than any competitor, “A” rated BBB, Best Installer in Silicon Valley- 6 years running- SJ Mercury News, and[...]

The 5 Skills of Start-Up Leaders | Derek Lidow | Part 1 of 3 | Episode #514

Bestselling author Derek Lidow has long demonstrated the rare ability to operate successfully in corporate, entrepreneurial, and academic environments. He is an experienced and successful global CEO, a researcher, an innovator, and a startup coach. Derek’s contributions include a number of value chain applications that have forever improved companies as diverse as Sony, Samsung, Philips, Goldman Sachs and IBM.[...]

How to Stay Focused on the Results | Andy Marshall | Part 2 of 3 | Episode #509

A Tennessee native, Andy Marshall grew up in the grocery business. At age 26, he purchased his first grocery store – an investment that quickly led to four additional locations, and his being named President of the Tennessee Grocers Association and the Piggly Wiggly Association. In 1998, Marshall sold those stores and bought Puckett’s, a small grocery store in[...]

The 3 Parts of Communication | Brandon Dempsey | Part 1 of 3 | Episode #504

Brandon Dempsey is a serial entrepreneur and driving force behind his marketing firm goBRANDgo!, specializing in outsourced marketing services for privately held $10-100 million growth oriented companies. He is also the Chair of EO Accelerator, where he oversees a global program for entrepreneurship. Brandon’s past startup companies include a remote work consulting company, a professional employers organization, a[...]

The #1 Tie Alternative | Rob Kessler | Part 1 of 3 | Episode #499

Rob Kessler is the inventor and co-founder of Million Dollar Collar, a simple solution to fix the sinking, wrinkling, and folding of the placket of a casually worn dress shirt.    Connect with Rob: Website: https://milliondollarcollar.com Facebook: @MillionDollarCollar Twitter: @notieguy LinkedIn: in/robkessleriii/ Instagram: @milliondollarcollar   Gift: Enter the Promo Code: “PPP15″ on https://milliondollarcollar.com and get 15% off your order.   PEAK PERFORMANCE NATION[...]

Why You Can’t Avoid Your Way to Success | Carl Gould | Part 3 of 3 | Episode #498

Carl Gould is a business growth expert, mentor and entrepreneur. He built three multi-million dollar businesses by age 40, has mentored the launch of over 5,000 businesses, and has trained and certified over 7,000 business coaches in 35 countries. Carl has written 3 best-selling books on business strategy and growth (Blueprint for Success, The 7 Stages of Small Business[...]