The Business Podcast focused on Excellence in Leadership, Sales and the Customer Experience



Hi, I’m Michael

Yes, shocking isn’t it.
Don’t let the color of my hair fool you.

I am very serious about leadership. Throughout my career, I have been successful in dealing with serious business issues by crafting them in a way that is fun, relatable, and memorable. I describe what I do as Serious Business Training with Flair.

Latest Episodes


Episode 19 – Madeleine Black – A True Survivor Story


This podcast episode contains very serious and adult topics, and is not my standard podcast subject matter. I feature Madeleine Black, a fearless woman shares a story of horrific experience that she has turned into a mission. As a child, Madeleine experienced a trauma that no one should ever have to endure, and spent her…

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Episode 18 – More Pearls of Wisdom with Frank Swoboda and Corner Booth Media – Part B


This segment is the second part of an episode aired earlier this year.  The wealth of information was so great, there was no way to contain it in just episode!  Join me for Part B of my conversation with Frank Swoboda and Corner Booth Media. Corner Booth began in 2001, with the simple idea that…

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Episode 017 – Natalie Nixon and Figure 8 Thinking


Natalie W. Nixon, PhD is a design strategist and a hybrid thinker. At Figure 8 Thinking, LLC she helps organizations accelerate innovation and growth by developing meaningful strategy through design thinking and ethnographic research. She applies her diverse background in service design, anthropology and fashion, to help clients with culture transformation, leadership development, ideation sessions…

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