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The Action Catalyst

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The Action Catalyst is a weekly podcast hosted by Dan Moore, President of The Southwestern Advantage, the oldest direct-sales company in America, and Partner with Southwestern Consulting. With more than 45 years in sales leadership and marketing mana...Show More
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Be Your Own Can, Not Can’t: Episode 281 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

37:51 | May 1st

Mary Anne Em Radmacher's words are on walls around the world, used in speeches and newscasts, and featured in ceremonies that welcome life and celebrate all the occasions in between. Radmacher has designed thousands of products, written over a dozen ...Show More
Going Directly to B: Episode 280 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

43:04 | Apr 24th

Jim Fannin is America’s ZoneCoach®, coaching more champions in sports, business, and life than anyone on earth for over 40 years. As one of the world’s foremost thought leaders, he is more than a life, business, or sports coach. He is a "change your ...Show More
The Importance of Healing: Episode 279 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

41:49 | Apr 17th

Jim Cathcart is the author of 19 books and has been inducted into both the Professional Speakers Hall of Fame and the Sales and Marketing Hall of Fame (London). He is one of the most award-winning professional speakers in the world, having won the Go...Show More
The Leader of the Kindness Rocks Project: Episode 278 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

37:40 | Apr 10th

Megan Murphy is a women’s empowerment coach, business mentor, kindness activist,  meditation instructor, author, and lecturer. She is a business mentor for SCORE and creator of the Kindness Rocks Project. She resides in Cape Cod, MA with her husband,...Show More
The Next Play: Episode 277 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

43:17 | Apr 3rd

Don Yaeger is a nationally acclaimed inspirational speaker, longtime Associate Editor of Sports Illustrated, and author of over 30 books, eleven of which have become New York Times best-sellers. He began his career at the San Antonio Light in Texas, ...Show More
Confidence & Integrity: Episode 276 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

38:21 | Mar 27th

Dr. Gloria Mayfield Banks is an internationally renowned motivational success strategist and sales trainer who has consistently beaten the odds to achieve extraordinary success. Dr. Banks holds a bachelor's degree from Howard University, an MBA from ...Show More
We Are All Creative: Episode 275 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

44:54 | Mar 20th

Michael McMillan is a designer, best-selling author, public speaker, and business consultant. Throughout his career, Michael’s client roster has read like the Who’s Who of Business. Fortune 100 corporations, startups, nonprofits, and sports an...Show More
Developing Mental Toughness: Episode 274 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

38:44 | Mar 13th

Steve Siebold, CSP trains sales and management teams on how to increase sales through his unique blend of mental toughness training. Salespeople learn how to control their thoughts, feelings, and attitudes before, during, and after the sales presenta...Show More
Brainset, Mindset, and Skillset: Episode 273 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

45:54 | Mar 6th

Leadership coach and tech pioneer Ellen Petry Leanse has spent 35 years driving innovation at Apple, Google, Facebook, and with dozens of tech startups. Her current role as Chief People Officer at Lucidworks positions her to help humanize the face of...Show More
Inner Peace and Positivity: Episode 272 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

47:19 | Feb 27th

John J. Murphy is the founder (1988) and CEO of Venture Management Consultants, Inc., a firm specializing in creating lean, high-performance work environments. As a business consultant, John has delivered services to some of the world’s leadin...Show More
One Small Success at a Time: Episode 271 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

36:12 | Feb 20th

Robin Crow is an American author, recording artist, and public speaker. Crow is best known for his 2002 autobiographical book entitled Jump and the Net Will Appear. He is the builder, owner, and operator of Dark Horse Recording Studio in Franklin, TN...Show More
Find Your Calling by Fulfilling a Need: Episode 270 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

44:26 | Feb 13th

America’s trusted voice on money and business, Dave Ramsey is a personal money management expert and extremely popular national radio personality. His seven bestselling books—Financial Peace, More Than Enough, The Total Money Makeover, EntreLeadershi...Show More
Do the Next Right Thing: Episode 269 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

32:00 | Jan 30th

Terri Rickard is the Founder and President of Southwestern Travel. She began her career with the Southwestern Family of Companies in 2012 as the Executive Assistant to the CEO. In her role as Executive Assistant, she took on a major project to create...Show More
The CIA Rule: Episode 268 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

39:27 | Jan 24th

Lars Tewes is the Managing Director of SBR Consulting, a leading sales performance consultancy. He has over 25 years of experience in creating sales force effectiveness in businesses around the globe. In 2002, his passion for professional selling ...Show More
Vision, Belief & Passion: Episode 267 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

40:26 | Jan 16th

Bruce Black has over 40 years of C-level business experience building several high-performance companies as a founder, leader, entrepreneur, and CEO. For the last ten years, Black has used much of that prior business knowledge to help private middle-...Show More
Brilliant on the Basics: Episode 266 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

42:42 | Jan 2nd

Barry Gottlieb started out his career as an educator. First, he was an elementary school teacher, then a school principal, and finally an instructor at both Santa Fe Community College and at the University of Florida. During his time at the universit...Show More
It’s All About the People: Episode 265 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

30:14 | Dec 19th, 2018

Hailed as one of the foremost authorities on marketing, franchising, and retail, Tom Feltenstein learned his trade from the grill up – insisting he got his doctorate degree as a senior marketing executive from McDonald’s Corporation as Ray Kroc’s dis...Show More
Head and Heart: Episode 264 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

42:52 | Dec 12th, 2018

Martin Fridson is “perhaps the most well-known figure in the high yield world,” according to Investment Dealers’ Digest.  At brokerage firms including Salomon Brothers, Morgan Stanley, and Merrill Lynch, he became known for his innovative work in cre...Show More
Be Willing to Zig and Zag: Episode 263 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

40:05 | Dec 5th, 2018

Warren Struhl has spent the last 28 years starting, nurturing, and building businesses. Warren's current business passion is MyPhoto, which is the world's easiest way to take any digital photo and make it into a handcrafted photo product for walls, d...Show More
Maximize Every Day: Episode 262 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

54:52 | Nov 28th, 2018

Debbie Turner recently retired after nearly three decades in the media business. Most recently, she was the Vice President of Television Operations for the E.W. Scripps Company, overseeing 33 stations in 24 markets. Prior to the merger of Scripps and...Show More
From Fear to Fun: Episode 261 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

44:03 | Nov 21st, 2018

Greg Muzzillo founded Proforma in 1978, one year after graduating from college. He started the company’s franchising operations in 1986. Today, Proforma has more than 700 franchise offices worldwide with over $500 million in sales. The company has be...Show More
Keeping a Positive Attitude with Mac Anderson (Part 2 of 2): Episode 260 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

45:21 | Nov 13th, 2018

Mac Anderson is the founder of Simple Truths and Successories, Inc., the leader in designing and marketing products for motivation and recognition. These companies, however, are not the first success stories for Mac. He was also the founder and CE...Show More
Reinforcing the Positive with Mac Anderson (1 of 2): Episode 259 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

41:16 | Nov 7th, 2018

Mac Anderson is the founder of Simple Truths and Successories, Inc., the leader in designing and marketing products for motivation and recognition. These companies, however, are not the first success stories for Mac. He was also the founder and CE...Show More
Rhythm of Success: Episode 258 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

55:15 | Oct 31st, 2018

Freddie Ravel is the GRAMMY-nominated Keynote Maestro who combines his expertise for business breakthroughs and virtuoso piano performances with a clear and concise application of music’s communicative and scientific powers to inspire, ignite and lif...Show More
Networking: Cultivating Relationships: Episode 257 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

48:41 | Oct 24th, 2018

Dr. Ivan Misner is the Founder & Chief Visionary Officer of BNI, the world’s largest business networking organization.  Founded in 1985, the organization now has over 8,400 chapters throughout every populated continent of the world.  Last year alone,...Show More
Good Stress: Episode 256 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

56:31 | Oct 17th, 2018

Dr. Terry Lyles holds a Ph.D. in psychology and is recognized as a national/international educator, author of three books, speaker to universities, schools, Fortune 500 Companies, world-class athletes, and public audiences.  Dr. Lyles has trained hun...Show More
The Servant Leader: Episode 255 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

56:03 | Oct 10th, 2018

Todd Browne began his career at Tom James in August 1990. Through hard work, a steadfast commitment to staying at Tom James, and living out the principles of success that Tom James was founded on, Todd rose through the ranks and became President in 2...Show More
Behaviors Always Follow Values: Episode 254 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

54:32 | Oct 2nd, 2018

In November of 2004, Kimberly Ritzer walked into a little boutique during its opening week with one intention: congratulating the stranger behind the counter for being courageous enough to open her own business. What ensued was a lesson in celebra...Show More
Adventures in Entrepreneurship: Episode 253 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

48:54 | Sep 27th, 2018

Germain Böer is an innovator in all that he does. His courses use technology and creative assignments that challenge students to think, and feature speakers who have created unusual companies. He also conducts experiential learning programs that tran...Show More
Invest in Mentorship: Episode 252 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

48:37 | Sep 14th, 2018

Jeff Dobyns has enjoyed extraordinary success providing comprehensive financial planning to retirees, entrepreneurs, entertainers, and executives by taking the time to truly know his clients, understand their goals, and develop and execute their ongo...Show More
How to Lead Tremendously: Episode 251 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

51:46 | Sep 5th, 2018

Tracey C. Jones is nationally known for her leadership expertise, as well as her ability to connect on a core level with her audiences. With her signature wit, she masterfully weaves leadership concepts and actionable strategies together with humor a...Show More
Gratitude to Paying It Forward: Episode 250 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

39:19 | Aug 29th, 2018

JT Olson is a sensational speaker and an avid proponent of adoption, the pro-life movement, and orphan care. He has given talks on God’s transformation of his pain into passion, the sanctity of life, growing a healthy marriage, encouraging dreamers a...Show More
Positivity Despite Tragedy : Episode 249 of the Action Catalyst Podcast

31:49 | Aug 22nd, 2018

While on vacation in Mexico, the unexpected happened for Jake Hirning.  In a matter of seconds, his life was changed forever.  As Jake dove into a wave, the force of the ocean rammed him into the ocean floor, breaking his neck. A plane flew into Mexi...Show More
How to Get a Meeting with Anyone: An Interview with Stu Heinecke

47:24 | Aug 20th, 2018

If you knew you would be 100% successful at getting an appointment with your ideal customer, what would that do for you? One meeting can change everything. What if you could to that 100 times, with 100% effectiveness? How long would it take for your ...Show More
The Power Paradox: Episode 248 of the Action Catalyst Podcast (Part 2 of 2)

23:52 | Aug 15th, 2018

Dacher Keltner, Ph.D., is the founding director of the Greater Good Science Center and a professor of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence and Born to Be Good, and...Show More
The Power Paradox: Episode 247 of the Action Catalyst Podcast (Part 1 of 2)

29:34 | Aug 8th, 2018

Dacher Keltner, Ph.D., is the founding director of the Greater Good Science Center and a professor of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence and Born to Be Good, and...Show More
Keeping the Vision Alive: Episode 246 of The Action Catalyst Podcast (Part 2 of 2)

21:57 | Aug 1st, 2018

Kelly Wright has over 25 years of experience in leadership, sales, operations, and strategy roles. Her deep Go-To-Market and general P&L management delivers critical expertise to the boardroom. Kelly has helped teams navigate multiple stages of growt...Show More
Company Culture and Delegation: Episode 245 of The Action Catalyst Podcast (Part 1 of 2)

25:40 | Jul 25th, 2018

Kelly Wright has over 25 years of experience in leadership, sales, operations, and strategy roles. Her deep Go-To-Market and general P&L management delivers critical expertise to the boardroom. Kelly has helped teams navigate multiple stages of growt...Show More
The Energy Pie: Episode 244 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

44:17 | Jul 18th, 2018

Stan Mabry is an art seller by day and jiu-jitsu fighter by night. After dealing privately in New York and a stint at Sotheby’s, Stanford Mabry founded the Nashville, Tennessee gallery in 1987 and has since established Stanford Fine Art as the pre...Show More
Leaders Make the Necessary Changes – Episode 243 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

33:19 | Jul 11th, 2018

Gary Garfield shares the truly unique insight he gained first practicing law, and then turning around the financial performance of Bridgestone Americas and the organization’s corporate culture. Through his innovative approach to changing the culture ...Show More
Disruption, Innovation, and Battling Complacency with Whitney Johnson-Episode 242 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

48:42 | May 2nd, 2018

Recognized as one of the 50 leading business thinkers in the world (Thinkers50), Whitney Johnson is an expert on disruptive innovation and personal disruption; specifically, a framework which she codifies in the critically acclaimed book Disrupt Your...Show More
Las Vegas Mass Shooting: Fear, Faith and Commitment with Officer Bryon Bunitsky-Episode 241 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

53:30 | Apr 23rd, 2018

Officer Bryon Bunitsky was among the first officers at the shooter’s hotel room during the October 1, 2017, mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was recognized for his bravery by President Donald Trump. After being in the law enforcement for 20 yea...Show More
Doing Business With Friends of Friends With David Burkus- Episode 240 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

51:44 | Apr 18th, 2018

David Burkus is a best-selling author, an award-winning podcaster, and associate professor of management at Oral Roberts University. His forthcoming book, FRIEND OF A FRIEND, offers readers a new perspective on how to grow their networks and build ke...Show More
Gender Roles and Rules in Leadership with Amanda Johns Vaden- Episode 239 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

50:35 | Apr 10th, 2018

Amanda Johns Vaden is a Founding Partner at Southwestern Consulting ™, which is an international, multi-million dollar sales consulting organization, which focuses on creating systems to increase performance. Amanda and Southwestern Consulting work w...Show More
Attention Pays with Neen James- Episode 238 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

47:21 | Apr 4th, 2018

Neen James is the author of Folding Time™ and Attention Pays™. In 2017, she was named one of the top 30 Leadership Speakers by Global Guru because of her work with companies like Viacom, Comcast, and Abbot Pharmaceuticals among others. Neen has bo...Show More
Deep Work with Cal Newport – Episode 237 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

56:10 | Mar 28th, 2018

Cal Newport is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University, who specializes in the theory of distributed algorithms. He previously earned his Ph.D. from MIT in 2009 and graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004. In addition to ...Show More
Faster Together and Team Productivity with Laura Stack – Episode 236 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

48:43 | Mar 21st, 2018

Laura Stack is an award-winning keynote speaker and bestselling author of eight books. She is a noted expert in employee and team productivity. She is best known by her moniker, “The Productivity Pro®.” Her engaging personality, combined with over 25...Show More
Creating Healthy Workplace Culture with William Vanderbloemen – Episode 235 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

45:10 | Mar 14th, 2018

William Vanderbloemen has been able to combine over 15 years of ministry experience as a Senior Pastor with the best practices of Executive Search to provide churches with a unique offering: a deep understanding of local church work with the very bes...Show More
Becoming the Expert in Your Space with Mark Deutschmann – Episode 234 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

1:00:01 | Mar 7th, 2018

Mark Deutschmann is a community builder who has worked with neighbors, city leaders and nonprofits for 30-plus years while helping shape development in Nashville and revitalizing the city’s most sought-after neighborhoods. Deutschmann started sell...Show More
How Originals Manage and Master Risk with Adam Grant – Episode 233 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

45:15 | Feb 28th, 2018

Adam Grant has been Wharton’s top-rated professor for six straight years. He is a leading expert on how we can find motivation and meaning, and live more generous and creative lives. He has been recognized as one of the world's 10 most influential ma...Show More
Making Difficult Decisions in Times of Turbulence with Gary Kennedy – Episode 232 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

1:01:22 | Feb 21st, 2018

Gary Kennedy, general counsel of American Airlines between 2003 and 2013. Kennedy had his dream job in what he calls “the sexiest industry in the world.” His time there was anything but a smooth ride. Kennedy told Corporate Counsel in an interview...Show More
The Success Principles with Jack Canfield – Episode 231 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

45:45 | Feb 14th, 2018

Jack Canfield is most known as the co-creator and co-author of the New York Times #1 best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul book series which currently has 225 titles in the series and more than 500 million copies in print in 47 languages. He is also...Show More
Mistakes Leaders Make with Skip Prichard – Episode 230 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

46:46 | Feb 7th, 2018

Skip Prichard is President & CEO of OCLC, a global nonprofit computer library service and research organization. Its goals include furthering access to the world’s information and reducing library costs. He is also the author of The Book of Mistakes:...Show More
Your Best Year Ever with Michael Hyatt – Episode 229 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

52:11 | Jan 31st, 2018

Michael Hyatt is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World and the Wall Street Journal bestseller, Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want. His newest book, Your Best Year ...Show More
Heart of Service as a Strategic Competitive Advantage – Episode 228 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

51:16 | Jan 24th, 2018

Over the course of time we at Southwestern Consulting have come to believe a heart of service is a strategic competitive advantage. In this episode Rory shares the 5 business advantages that come from having a heart of service. Show Highligh...Show More
Battling for Work Life Balance with Emmie Brown – Episode 227 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

49:03 | Jan 17th, 2018

Emmie Brown is one of the world’s most sought after experts at helping leaders develop processes to build sales teams and maximize salesperson performance. With over 100 team members and well over 8 figures in annual revenues, Southwestern Consulting...Show More
To Sell is Human and When with Daniel Pink – Episode 226 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

49:04 | Jan 10th, 2018

Daniel H. Pink, bestselling author of Drive and To Sell Is Human, unlocks the scientific secrets to good timing to help you flourish at work, at school, and at home. Everyone knows that timing is everything. But we don’t know much about timing its...Show More
How To Make a New Years Resolution Successful – Episode 225 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

1:02:53 | Jan 3rd, 2018

The beginning of the year is an exciting time of new goals and visions. Yet, most new year's resolutions are unsuccessful. What are the mistakes many people make when it comes to sticking to their goals? In 2018, these are the 5 steps you must take t...Show More
The 8 Best Moments of the Action Catalyst Podcast in 2017 – Episode 224 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

46:15 | Dec 20th, 2017

On this week’s show, for the first time ever, I pull together my 8 favorite learning moments from the 8 most popular episodes that we had in the year 2017. The top 8 most popular guest list included: Tom Rath of Strengthfinders - Marshall Goldsmit...Show More
Defeated to Undefeated: How to Turn a Team Around with Coach Porter – Episode 223 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

46:18 | Dec 13th, 2017

Coach Porter won his 250th career game in 2015 and now ranks as the winningest active head coach in Middle Tennessee. He was third on the list in 2016, but Sam Harp of Lebanon (332 wins) and Craig Clayton of Hillsboro (284) both resigned in 2016 to r...Show More
Referrals and Red Carpet Relationships with Ron Alford – Episode 222 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

47:52 | Dec 6th, 2017

Ron Alford, Senior Partner of Southwestern Consulting, is a certified Top Producer Consultant Sales and Leadership Coach. He specializes in teaching ethical sales techniques and strategies that individuals and teams can use to immediately grow their ...Show More
Habits of High Performance with NBA Skills Trainer Alan Stein – Episode 221 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

43:15 | Nov 29th, 2017

Alan Stein serves as the Director of Performance for Pure Sweat Basketball and is an internationally renowned expert on improving basketball-specific athleticism. He served as the Head Performance Coach for the DeMatha Catholic High School basketball...Show More
Creating a High-Performance Culture with Chuck Runyon – Episode 220 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

49:59 | Nov 15th, 2017

Chuck Runyon is the CEO at Self Esteem Brands: Anytime Fitness & Waxing The City. With more than 20 years of experience managing, owning and franchising health clubs, Chuck Runyon has distinguished himself as a leading authority in the field of fitne...Show More
How to Recruit and Scale a Sales Team with Dustin Hillis – Episode 219 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

46:07 | Nov 9th, 2017

On a recent episode of The Action Catalyst Podcast, I was interviewed on the topic of "How to Recruit and Scale a Sales Team". This is an action-packed episode that you will want to listen to discover principles of scaling a sales team. Highlights: ...Show More
How to Recruit and Scale a Sales Team with Dustin Hillis – Episode 219 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

46:07 | Nov 8th, 2017

Dustin Hillis is an entrepreneur and the Co-Founder of Southwestern Consulting. He has a degree in Psychology and is the author of the book Navigate: Selling The Way People Like To Buy and Co-author of newly released Navigate 2.0. He is the co-creato...Show More
How Navy Seals Create an Unbeatable Mind with Mark Divine – Episode 218 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

58:23 | Nov 1st, 2017

Mark Divine is a highly sought after speaker, coach, author and makes frequent media appearances to discuss Seal way of life.  He is a U.S. Navy SEAL. BUD/S Class 170 Honorman, author and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Unbeatable Mind, Seal Fit &...Show More
Repairing Broken Relationships with Ron Alford and Josh Hudson – Episode 217 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

56:35 | Oct 25th, 2017

Ron Alford, Partner of Southwestern Consulting, is a certified Top Producer Consultant Sales and Leadership Coach. He specializes in teaching ethical sales techniques and strategies that individuals and teams can use to immediately grow their sales. ...Show More
Storytelling Secrets with John David Mann – Episode 216 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

51:16 | Oct 18th, 2017

John David Mann is a New York Times Bestselling Author, Public Speaker, and Entrepreneur. As an award-winning author, his writings have earned the Axiom Business Book Award (Gold Medal, for The Go-Giver), the Nautilus Award (for A Deadly Misunderstan...Show More
Building a Storybrand with Donald Miller – Episode 215 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

54:22 | Oct 11th, 2017

Donald Miller is a student of story. He’s the author of New York Times Best Sellers: Blue Like Jazz, A Million Miles in a Thousand Years, and his most recent book Building a Story Brand. He co-wrote the major motion picture “Blue Like Jazz” which deb...Show More
How to make it in Hollywood (and anywhere) with DeVon Franklin – Episode 214 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

41:37 | Oct 4th, 2017

DeVon Franklin is a New York Times bestselling author, spiritual success coach, and the CEO of Franklin Entertainment, a production company in conjunction with 20th Century Fox. He is the producer of the box office hit Miracles from Heaven and the up...Show More
Triumph Over Excuses

0:00 | Oct 2nd, 2017

None of us like to think that we make excuses, but we do. One of my business partners, Dustin Hillis, defines excuses in this way: “Any reason you didn’t do what you said you would do.” I love that definition because it’s transparent, powerful, and m...Show More
Chasing Dreams with American Idol Winner Kris Allen – Episode 213 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

51:22 | Sep 26th, 2017

Kris Allen was born June 21, 1985, in Jacksonville, Arkansas. He had an early interest in music, which stayed with him through college, church involvement, and missionary work in other countries. In 2009, he became a finalist on the eighth season of ...Show More
Which of these two are you?

0:00 | Sep 24th, 2017

“You’re either looking for a way or you’re looking for an excuse.” The late legendary majority shareholder of Southwestern, Spencer Hays, use to say it all the time. It was part of his life philosophy that led him and so many near him to become treme...Show More
Here’s What You Don’t Know About Sales

0:00 | Sep 21st, 2017

Everyone is in sales. Why? Not just because we’re almost all involved in some way at some point in our life actually increasing revenues, asking for a raise, gathering donations, helping to keep a customer, or literally calling on prospects and colle...Show More
5 Healthy Heart Transformations of that Result from Giving – Episode 212 of The Action Catalyst Podcast

51:09 | Sep 19th, 2017

Rory shares his own personal struggle as he learned the power of giving and the 5 transformations he went through that dramatically changed the way he views money, time, giving and more. The lessons in this episode will translate to how you spend you...Show More
How to make ideas stick

46:35 | Sep 6th, 2016

Jonah Berger is a marketing professor at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and bestselling author of Contagious: Why Things Catch On andInvisible Influence: The Hidden Forces that Shape Behavior. Dr. Berger has spent over 15 yea...Show More
3 Reasons Why You Should Wait to Have Sex Until You’re Married

0:00 | Oct 18th, 2015

This past weekend I had the privilege of officiating my first wedding. It’s not because it was the first time I was asked; it’s because it’s the only time I’ve accepted. I’ve actually been asked multiple times, but the reason I’ve never accepted i...Show More
3 Tips for Maximizing Every Minute

0:00 | May 20th, 2010

Time management is something we all struggle with, especially those of us in sales.  Here's a quick 8 minute audio featuring Southwestern ConsultingTM Co-founder, Gary Michels, with some of his favorite tips for maximizing his time.   SSW May ...Show More
FREE May Teleseminar Recording Available NOW!

0:00 | May 12th, 2010

Keys to Unlocking Your Potential:  Finding Ways to Produce When No One is Buying -Teleseminar May 2010 The Southwestern ConsultingTM Team really brings the heat with exceptional, usable value for all our listeners during the Monthly Teleseminars.  T...Show More

0:00 | Feb 23rd, 2010

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0:00 | Oct 8th, 2009

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