Interview Series


Interview with Keith Webb: How to Become a Coach

I had the opportunity to interview Keith Webb. Keith is a Professional Certified Coach, author, and speaker specializing in leadership development. He founded and leads Creative Results Management, a global training organization focused on equipping ministry leaders to multiply their ministry impact. For 20 years, Keith lived in Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore where he designed and delivered leadership development programs. Keith created The COACH Model®. He is the author of The COACH Model for Christian Leaders and Coaching In Ministry. Keith lives near ...

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Interview with Dan Negroni: Unpacking the Millennial Generation

Dan Negroni is a coach, consultant, facilitator and keynote speaker for today’s critical cross-generational issues, bridging the gap between managers and their millennial workforce to increase employee engagement, productivity and profits. Dan leverages his authentic, no-nonsense approach and a successful 20+ year career as a CEO, attorney, senior sales and marketing executive, to reinvigorate businesses and people. He is the recent author of Chasing Relevance: 6 Steps to Understand, Engage and Maximize Next Generation Leaders in the Workplace. 1. What inspired ...

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Interview with Dee Ann Turner: How to Build A Compelling Culture

Dee Ann Turner has worked for Chick-fil-A for more than 30 years and currently serves as Vice President, Corporate Talent. Over the years, she has played an intricate role in growing Chick-fil-A’s unique and highly regarded culture while overseeing recruitment, selection, and retention of corporate staff and the recruitment and selection of Chick-fil-A Franchisees. Dee Ann’s insightful knowledge and applicable tools to building an incredible and influential company culture are revealed in her upcoming book, It’s My Pleasure: The Impact of Extraordinary Talent and A ...

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Holacracy: Interview with Brian Robertson

Brian Robertson is an experienced entrepreneur, CEO, and organizational pioneer.Forbes and Fast Company credit him for developing Holacracy, a comprehensive management system for governing and running organizations that are fast, agile, and that succeed by pursuing their purpose, free from the tyranny of top-down planning that is instantly out of date. Some of the many champions who have implemented Holacracy include Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, Ev Williams, cofounder of Twitter, Blogger, and Medium, and David Allen, the best-selling author ofGetting Things Done. Brian ...

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Disrupt You!: An Interview with Jay Samit

I interviewed Jay Samit, CEO of the world’s leading multiscreen video services company. Jay is a dynamic entrepreneur who is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading experts on disruption and innovation.  Described by Wired magazine as “having the coolest job in the industry,” he has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for startups, sold companies to Fortune 500 firms, transforms entire industries, and for three decades continues to be at the forefront of global trends. He is an author of his recently published book Disrupt You!: Master Personal ...

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The Achievement Habit: An Interview with Bernie Roth

I interviewed Dr. Bernard Roth, the Rodney H. Adams Professor of Engineering at Stanford University. He is the co-founder and academic director of Stanford’s The Hasso Plattner Institute of Design, better known as the d.school. He arrived at Stanford in 1962, an expert in the world of machine design. He has organized and led workshops on creativity and personal effectiveness, and was one of the co-founders of Stanford’s “d-school.” He is the author of the recently published book The Achievement Habit: Stop Wishing, Start Doing, and Take Command of Your Life. (See ...

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Meet 100 Hustlers Who Are Changing The World

"Hustle isn't just doing the things you love all the time. Hustle is doing the things you don't enjoy sometimes to earn the right to do the things you love" - Jon Acuff Would you believe that there existed a "secret" online community that has been my number one source of inspiration? A little over a year ago I was invited to join this FB group, thinking it was one of those lifeless groups plastered with self-promotional stuff. But, I was dead wrong. Instead, what I noticed in this group blew my mind. Hundreds of people who have never seen each other started giving ...

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Interview with Jeff Wolf: Seven Disciplines of a Leader

About Jeff: Jeff Wolf is recognized as one of the top executive coaches in the country, dynamic speaker and a highly sought-after business consultant. Leadership Excellence magazine named him one of America's Top 100 Thought Leaders for his accomplishments in leadership development, managerial effectiveness, and organizational productivity. He is currently president of Wolf Management Consultants, LLC, one of the most comprehensive consulting, coaching and training firms in the world. You can reach him at www.wolfmotivation.com. Paul:  What inspired you to write this ...

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Interview with Ken Coleman: How to Be Amazingly Good at Asking Questions

I've always been fascinated by people who ask "great' questions. When I first encountered Ken at the 2013 Catalyst conference, I was fascinated by his dynamism and ability to ask poignant questions. Ken is an expert interviewer and rising broadcast star. Ken Coleman has been called a “young Charlie Rose” by legendary Duke Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski and talk radio icon Dave Ramsey has labeled him "one of the best interviewers in the country." His list of interviewees includes the likes of former President Jimmy Carter, quarterback Tim Tebow, Senator John ...

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Interview with my Recovering “CEO Dad” Dale Sohn

In remembrance of Father's Day, I'm honored and privileged to introduce one of my heroes of my life, my dad Dale Sohn - a man after God's heart.  For over 30 years, most people have known my dad as the President & CEO of Samsung Mobile in America. For the last eight years, he has been recognized as a mover and shaker of the US mobile industry in which he led Samsung into the number one mobile company in America. Recently, he has entered a new chapter in his professional career, being more intentional to follow God's calling.  In this interview, I'd ...

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