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 015 – Kamal Elliot and the Gift of Hearing


Kamal Elliot is an Audiologist, an entrepreneur, and all-around dynamic woman.  She not only owns her own highly successful hearing healthcare business, she also gives back on both a local and global level. Her business is called A & E Audiology, and she and her team have been dedicated to hearing health for decades.  In…

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Episode 014 – Finding a Radical Vision with Brian Wagner


Brian Wagner has faced something none of us would ever want. But he not only faced diversity, he took the lessons he learned and has turned them into his calling.  Helping other people find their personal blind spots. While a crippling genetic disease caused Brian loss of sight, it enabled him to see the world…

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Episode 013 – Frank Swoboda & Corner Booth Media – Part A


Corner Booth began in 2001, with the simple idea that whoever tells the best story, wins. But successful brands only happen with a plan. For 15 years they’ve created captivating and memorable video stories that get their clients noticed. Their work has been honored with countless awards, but the biggest achievement is when their stories…

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