Profiles in Risk – E71: So You’re Saying There’s a Chance? – How Standup Can Improve Your Career With Avolyn Fisher

Subscribe at: Stitcher iTunes Google Play YouTube Buzzsprout RSS Avolyn Fisher caught my eye by writing an article on LinkedIn about how she tried stand-up comedy and how that training helped her in her day job as a data analyst. I was very intrigued, mostly, because I have wanted to practice standup but am afraid … Read more

Know Thyself to Grow Your Career

“γνῶθι σεαυτόν” (pronounced gnothi seauton) was inscribed at the Temple of Apolo at Delphi. This remains great advice over 2,000 years later for those of us trying to grow a career in the 21st century. The Gallup organization has spent 40+ years studying human strengths and how they affect organizations and careers, and has found that … Read more

Profiles in Risk – E66: Garrett White of Blue Lime Group & Chris Prewit of the IIASA – Collaborating to Strengthen Agencies by Reaching The Next generation of Agents

Subscribe at: Stitcher iTunes Google Play YouTube Buzzsprout RSS In this episode of Profiles in Risk, I spoke with Garrett White, President of Blue Lime Group & Chris Prewit, co-director of the IIASA (Independent Insurance Agents of San Antonio). We discussed the current state of Independent Agencies, the future and how IIASA has piloted outreach programs … Read more

Slay the Purple Rabbit – Ask, don’t assume, to improve work/life balance and increase engagement

This article originally published on LinkedIn. Republished here with the author’s permission. During a workplace presentation, a female executive shared her purple rabbit story and it has stuck with me. She had taken a new role with expanded responsibility while adjusting to motherhood. She was driving herself ragged to be present in the office by a … Read more