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“Here’s how to accelerate performance… ” The key to success in every area of your life. | Top High-Performance Coach, Lisa Goldenthal Exclusive Interview with Marco Derhy

“Here’s how to accelerate performance… ” The key to success in every area of your life. | Top High-Performance Coach, Lisa Goldenthal Exclusive Interview with Marco Derhy

High-Performance Coach | Owner, Lisa G. Fitness | Lisa Goldenthal

As part of my Series about “Inspiring success stories,” I had the pleasure of interviewing...

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“Continue to test and experiment until you find something you are good at…” | Founder, Envy Direct and Co-Founder, Elite Automation, Nick Varterian talks eCommerce with Marco Derhy and Katie Melissa

“Continue to test and experiment until you find something you are good at…” | Founder, Envy Direct and Co-Founder, Elite Automation, Nick Varterian talks eCommerce with Marco Derhy and Katie Melissa

Founder, Envy Direct and Co-Founder, Elite Automation, Nick Varterian

As part of our Series about “Inspiring success stories,” We had the pleasure of interviewing...

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“When we notice the need for deep care for humanity, we can choose kindness…” | Supernatural Futurist Michelle Marie Matich discusses Spiritual Advocacy with Marco Derhy

“When we notice the need for deep care for humanity, we can choose kindness…” | Supernatural Futurist Michelle Marie Matich discusses Spiritual Advocacy with Marco Derhy

As part of my Series about “Inspiring success stories,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Michelle Marie Matich. Michelle is a Supernatural Futurist,...

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“I dropped out of school to dedicate more time to growing my first e-commerce store,” — here’s why… | e-Commerce Advisor, Katie Melissa Exclusive with Marco Derhy

“I dropped out of school to dedicate more time to growing my first e-commerce store,” — here’s why… | e-Commerce Advisor, Katie Melissa Exclusive with Marco Derhy

Katie Melissa, Owner, and Founder, Elite Automation.

As part of our series about “Inspiring Success Stories,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Katie Melissa. Katie is a...

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Michael O’Brien | a Member of the Hillbilly Hippies talks about the Beauty of Music | Exclusive with Marco Derhy

Michael O’Brien | a Member of the Hillbilly Hippies talks about the Beauty of Music | Exclusive with Marco Derhy

As part of my Series “Inspiring Success Stories On Music,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Michael O’Brien, a member of the Hillbilly...

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Carin Gerard | Classical Realism Painter talks about New Works, NFTs, Taking over the Fine Art World, and Tips for Success with Marco Derhy

Carin Gerard | Classical Realism Painter talks about New Works, NFTs, Taking over the Fine Art World, and Tips for Success with Marco Derhy

As part of my Series about “Inspiring Fine Art,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Carin Gerard. Renowned fine artist and classical realism...

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Elena Klionsky | Classical Musician | Concert Pianist talks about what it takes to succeed and her new CD due for release on April 19th, 2022 | Exclusive with Marco Derhy

Elena Klionsky | Classical Musician | Concert Pianist talks about what it takes to succeed and her new CD due for release on April 19th, 2022 | Exclusive with Marco Derhy

As part of my Series about “Inspiring Musicians,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Elena Klionsky. Elena is a Russian-born American pianist who studied...

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Nika Cristiani | CEO Cristiani’s Balance, Fitness & Nutrition, LLC, Beverly Hills | Creator of “GYM IN A BOX™️” Exclusive with Marco Derhy

Nika Cristiani | CEO Cristiani’s Balance, Fitness & Nutrition, LLC, Beverly Hills | Creator of “GYM IN A BOX™️” Exclusive with Marco Derhy

Nika Cristiani, creator of “GYM IN A BOX™️.”

As part of my Inspiring Series about “Women Empowerment,” I had the pleasure of interviewing Nika...

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“Work hard and never ever give up” with King of Sacramento, Max “Pain” Griffin, Exclusive Interview with Marco Derhy

“Work hard and never ever give up” with King of Sacramento, Max “Pain” Griffin, Exclusive Interview with Marco Derhy

There will be obstacles; you will lose and fail but learn from it all and let it drive you to be better.

As part of...

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Celebrating International Women’s Day: Breaking the Bias with Marco Derhy

Celebrating International Women’s Day: Breaking the Bias with Marco Derhy

Today, we celebrate International Women’s Day, a world free of discrimination, bias, and stereotypes. No matter the long way still ahead of us, every...

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Movement Builder, Tech Ethics Advocate | Founder, Spicewell | CEO, Juggernaut RAINA KUMRA with Marco Derhy

Movement Builder, Tech Ethics Advocate | Founder, Spicewell | CEO, Juggernaut RAINA KUMRA with Marco Derhy

“Whatever you do, do not forget that this isn’t life or death… Perspective is everything!”

As part of my series about women in technology...

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“Just Show Up and Try Your Best” with Christopher Blake Newhart

“Just Show Up and Try Your Best” with Christopher Blake Newhart

Follow your heart because it could end up ten times better than you could have ever imagined.

As part of my series about “Inspirational Success...

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“Leave your Comfort Zone” with Actress Julia Yudina and Marco Derhy

“Leave your Comfort Zone” with Actress Julia Yudina and Marco Derhy

Listen to your heart, don’t lie to yourself. Rely on yourself! Believe!

As part of my series about “Pop Culture’s Rising Stars”, I had the...

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“Inspiring Stories of Success” With Award-Winning Film Makers | Directors | Writers | Producers and Record-Breaking Fundraising Experts Patryk & Kasia Wezowski and Brady Mazzola with Marco Derhy

“Inspiring Stories of Success” With Award-Winning Film Makers | Directors | Writers | Producers and Record-Breaking Fundraising Experts Patryk & Kasia Wezowski and Brady Mazzola with Marco Derhy

There are many opportunities around you to get wherever you want to be, and you only need to have the guts to stand up...

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Film Producer writer and CEO, Marmont Lane Entertainment, Inc., Christine Peters on The Film Industry, NFTs, and COVID-19, with Marco Derhy

Film Producer writer and CEO, Marmont Lane Entertainment, Inc., Christine Peters on The Film Industry, NFTs, and COVID-19, with Marco Derhy

“If you survive something so horrific (no matter what it is) then you can do anything in life if you work hard enough. Never...

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American MMA Fighter and UFC’s Most Decorated Ex-Military Athlete Liz Carmouche on why Discipline is the Key to Success with Marco Derhy

American MMA Fighter and UFC’s Most Decorated Ex-Military Athlete Liz Carmouche on why Discipline is the Key to Success with Marco Derhy

If I could encourage a movement, it would be to aid veterans in their transitions from military life to civilian life.

As part of...

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“Make time for things that you enjoy doing outside of work and don’t forget to give yourself a…

“Make time for things that you enjoy doing outside of work and don’t forget to give yourself a…

“Make time for things that you enjoy doing outside of work, and don’t forget to give yourself a break.” with Art Lee and Marco...
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Heroes Among Us: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your willingness to roll up your sleeves and…

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your willingness to roll up your sleeves and…

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your willingness to roll up your sleeves and help.” with Bob Seidel and...
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“Rome was not built in a day” with Christopher Newhart and Marco Derhy

“Rome was not built in a day” with Christopher Newhart and Marco Derhy

Rome was not built in a day! The most significant superpower you can have in being an entrepreneur or game-changer is to believe in...

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Bruce Fikowski of Get Assist: “Give to a cause in which you believe, or better yet, give your…with Marco Derhy.

Bruce Fikowski of Get Assist: “Give to a cause in which you believe, or better yet, give your…with Marco Derhy.

Give selflessly and often! No man or woman is an island. We’re all part of the human race, and we’re all struggling to get...

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Author and Model Elizabeth Pipko: “It is beyond heartbreaking to imagine someone not having a…

Author and Model Elizabeth Pipko: “It is beyond heartbreaking to imagine someone not having a…

Author and Model Elizabeth Pipko: “It is beyond heartbreaking to imagine someone not having a place to call home; I have always dreamed of...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The best advice I’ve received and would…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The best advice I’ve received and would…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The best advice I’ve received and would want to pass along would to be to...
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Life and Leadership Lessons Learned In The Military: “Being a no person is just as bad as being a…

Life and Leadership Lessons Learned In The Military: “Being a no person is just as bad as being a…

Life and Leadership Lessons Learned In The Military: “Being a no person is just as bad as being a yes person.” with Anthony Bustamante...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Life is short, use it for something that…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Life is short, use it for something that…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Life is short, use it for something that matters to you.” with Jesse Nieminen and...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The plane that you do not see is the one…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The plane that you do not see is the one…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The plane that you do not see is the one that will eventually shoot you...
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Women of the C-Suite: “Respect is the foundation of all human relationships.”

Women of the C-Suite: “Respect is the foundation of all human relationships.”

Women of the C-Suite: “Respect is the foundation of all human relationships.” with Frances Prado and Marco Dehry

Respect is the foundation of all human relationships....

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “ A nation without a vision perishes, and it…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “ A nation without a vision perishes, and it…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “ A nation without a vision perishes, and it is the same for businesses, too.”...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Resilience is the backbone of good…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Resilience is the backbone of good…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Resilience is the backbone of good leadership” with Elis Salamone and Marco Dehry

Resilience is the backbone...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Raise Your Hand & Speak Up.” with Jason Anderson and Marco Derhy.

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Raise Your Hand & Speak Up.” with Jason Anderson and Marco Derhy.

Raise Your Hand & Speak Up. In Malcolm Gladwell’s book Outliers he talks about an Asian airline pilot who allowed a plan to crash...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be open to any ideas from any source…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be open to any ideas from any source…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be open to any ideas from any source; Your role as the leader is not...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Practice radical transparency” with Mary…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Practice radical transparency” with Mary…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Practice radical transparency” with Mary Thompson and Marco Dehry

Practice radical transparency — Trust is built on stating your...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned from My Military Experience: “Be a leader not a boss.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned from My Military Experience: “Be a leader not a boss.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned from My Military Experience: “Be a leader not a boss.” with Dr. Perry Walton and Marco Dehry

Be a leader...

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Life and leadership Lessons I Learned In the Military: “I learned to maximize my time and make…

Life and leadership Lessons I Learned In the Military: “I learned to maximize my time and make…

Life and leadership Lessons I Learned In the Military: “I learned to maximize my time and make every minute count.” with Roni Weissman and...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “My biggest takeaway was to never shy away…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “My biggest takeaway was to never shy away…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “My biggest takeaway was to never shy away from personal responsibility.” with Eric Kirkhofer and...
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Life and Leadership Lessons Learned in the Military: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your…

Life and Leadership Lessons Learned in the Military: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your…

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t let pride get in the way of your willingness to roll up your sleeves and help.” with Bob Seidel and...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Grit is the most critical life skill honed…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Grit is the most critical life skill honed…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Grit is the most critical life skill honed and developed while in the military that...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Speak up; If you’ve been given a seat at the

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Speak up; If you’ve been given a seat at the

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Speak up. If you’ve been given a seat at the table, someone put you there...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Listen to what the employees have to say…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Listen to what the employees have to say…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Listen to what the employees have to say and listen to what they’re not able...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “I’ve realized that there’s always a middle…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “I’ve realized that there’s always a middle…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “I’ve realized that there’s always a middle ground where we can agree — despite differences — and find the...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Building a small test team and…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Building a small test team and…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Building a small test team and communicating the plan came effortlessly as a result of...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Adopt an “abundance” rather than a…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Adopt an “abundance” rather than a…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Adopt an “abundance” rather than a “scarcity” mentality.” with Daniel Klender and Marco Dehry

Adopt an “abundance”...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You learn not only to trust one another…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You learn not only to trust one another…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You learn not only to trust one another, but to rely on one another in...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be willing to make sacrifices.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be willing to make sacrifices.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Be willing to make sacrifices.” with CJ Scarlet and Marco Dehry

Be willing to make sacrifices. No...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Develop the definition of “What it means…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Develop the definition of “What it means…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Develop the definition of “What it means to be a leader” in your organization.” with...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned From My Military Experience: “The best approach is to take a…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned From My Military Experience: “The best approach is to take a…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned From My Military Experience: “The best approach is to take a healthy dose of humility, admit you have...
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“My military experience left me with a toolkit that I see as a competitive advantage and something…

“My military experience left me with a toolkit that I see as a competitive advantage and something…

“My military experience left me with a toolkit that I see as a competitive advantage and something unique that I bring to the table,...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The Marine Corps instilled in me an…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The Marine Corps instilled in me an…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “The Marine Corps instilled in me an aggressive, and uncompromising basic daily routine–mindset and work...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You will build a formalized habit” with…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You will build a formalized habit” with…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You will build a formalized habit” with Susan Gonzales and Marco Dehry

Yes, it still stands out...

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Rising Star La’Ron Hines: “If you love it, do it; If it’s not something you’re passionate about and

Rising Star La’Ron Hines: “If you love it, do it; If it’s not something you’re passionate about and

Rising Star La’Ron Hines: “If you love it, do it; If it’s not something you’re passionate about and willing to put in 100% effort,...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Focus on creating value at the…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Focus on creating value at the…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Focus on creating value at the intersections.” with Bill Hoffman and Marco Dehry

Focus on the Power...

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Life and Leadership Lessons, I Learned in The Military: “ The Navy taught me how to interact with…

Life and Leadership Lessons, I Learned in The Military: “ The Navy taught me how to interact with…

Life and Leadership Lessons, I Learned in The Military: “ The Navy taught me how to interact with people from all backgrounds.” with Mikea...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “A hero just needs to get up in the morning…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “A hero just needs to get up in the morning…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “A hero just needs to get up in the morning, be a good leader, an...
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“Out of the many military experiences and skills that have transferred over to business, grit and…

“Out of the many military experiences and skills that have transferred over to business, grit and…

“Out of the many military experiences and skills that have transferred over to business, grit and focus have been the most indispensable.” with Mike...
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“Leverage the knowledge and the skills gained through military service and you’ll be at home in…

“Leverage the knowledge and the skills gained through military service and you’ll be at home in…

“Leverage the knowledge and the skills gained through military service and you’ll be at home in whatever organization you join.” with Lisa Bradley and...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “It is better to act than to be indecisive.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “It is better to act than to be indecisive.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “It is better to act than to be indecisive.” with Per Ohstrom and Marco Dehry

It is...

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“The essence of integrity is what you do in and of yourself — you must be true to yourself.”

“The essence of integrity is what you do in and of yourself — you must be true to yourself.”

“The essence of integrity is what you do in and of yourself — you must be true to yourself.” with Patrick O’Toole and Marco Dehry

I always go...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “The best thing a leader can do is listen…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “The best thing a leader can do is listen…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned in The Military: “The best thing a leader can do is listen rather than talk, creating space for...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I learned in the Military: “Allow yourself a healthy measure of…

Life and Leadership Lessons I learned in the Military: “Allow yourself a healthy measure of…

Life and Leadership Lessons I learned in the Military: “Allow yourself a healthy measure of vulnerability.” with John Waldron and Marco Dehry

Allow yourself a healthy...

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Heroes Among Us: “Get your team involved as much as possible” with Liron Barak and Marco Dehry

Heroes Among Us: “Get your team involved as much as possible” with Liron Barak and Marco Dehry

Get your team involved as much as possible. Share what you’re doing, share ideas, and let your team know about achievements and important decisions....

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“Connecting with people is the most important skill set you possess” with David Johnson and  Marco Derhy

“Connecting with people is the most important skill set you possess” with David Johnson and Marco Derhy

 Connecting with people is the most important skill set you possess. It’s a quicker way to a faster   result. Stay connected to your social...

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Filmmaker and Producer Oscar Generale: “All of humanity should unite to do more for children…

Filmmaker and Producer Oscar Generale: “All of humanity should unite to do more for children…

Filmmaker and Producer Oscar Generale: “All of humanity should unite to do more for children worldwide, as they are the future”

I am now the father...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Because of people who choose time and time…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Because of people who choose time and time…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Because of people who choose time and time again to forego the more comfortable option...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You can delegate authority, but not…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You can delegate authority, but not…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “You can delegate authority, but not responsibility.” with Sean Corbett and Marco Dehry

Delegate. You can delegate...

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Perez Hilton: “Let’s start a movement where people can donate so that every American can have…

Perez Hilton: “Let’s start a movement where people can donate so that every American can have…

Perez Hilton: “Let’s start a movement where people can donate so that every American can have access to a free college education.”

…Actually, that’s a...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: Lockheed Martin’s David Boyle, “To me…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: Lockheed Martin’s David Boyle, “To me…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: Lockheed Martin’s David Boyle, “To me, communication isn’t all transmitting, it’s receiving too.” with Marco Dehry

Communicate...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “In the military, mistakes get people…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “In the military, mistakes get people…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “In the military, mistakes get people killed. In our business, thankfully, there are very few...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “When communicating with your team, the…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “When communicating with your team, the…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “When communicating with your team, the “why” is infinitely more important than the “how.”” with...
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Heroes Among Us: “If you are an excellent leader, you spend much of your time teaching and training

Heroes Among Us: “If you are an excellent leader, you spend much of your time teaching and training

Heroes Among Us: “If you are an excellent leader, you spend much of your time teaching and training the people in your charge to...
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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Advocate for your team to your superiors.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Advocate for your team to your superiors.”

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military: “Advocate for your team to your superiors.” with Tonja Bizor and Marco Dehry

Advocate for your team...

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Heroes Among Us: “The strong sense of commitment and loyalty that I developed went a long way in…

Heroes Among Us: “The strong sense of commitment and loyalty that I developed went a long way in…

Heroes Among Us: “The strong sense of commitment and loyalty that I developed went a long way in the private sector.” with Scott Sterling...
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Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ignore the small things” with Command Sergeant Major (Retired) John Ramirez

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ignore the small things” with Command Sergeant Major (Retired) John Ramirez

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ignore the small things.” with Command Sergeant Major (Retired) John Ramirez & Marco Dehry

I would advise team leaders to not ignore...

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Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Chaplain Karen J Diefendorf and Marco…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Chaplain Karen J Diefendorf and Marco…

Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Chaplain Karen J. Diefendorf and Marco Dehry

The military is a superb leadership lab. From the...

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Heroes Among Us: “Always take care of your people and lead by example” With Lance Lawson of Burr…

Heroes Among Us: “Always take care of your people and lead by example” With Lance Lawson of Burr…

Heroes Among Us: “Always take care of your people and lead by example” With Lance Lawson of Burr Forman McNair

Always take care of your soldiers...

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Heroes Among Us: “No matter how hard it gets, there is always a solution to the problem, and it…

Heroes Among Us: “No matter how hard it gets, there is always a solution to the problem, and it…

Heroes Among Us: “No matter how hard it gets, there is always a solution to the problem, and it will end” With Jason Hull...
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Heroes Among Us: “Stand by your decisions” With Beth G Kubala of the Institute for Veterans and…

Heroes Among Us: “Stand by your decisions” With Beth G Kubala of the Institute for Veterans and…

Heroes Among Us: “Stand by your decisions” With Beth G. Kubala of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University

Stand by...

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Heroes Among Us: “You can delegate authority, but you do not delegate responsibility” With Janice…

Heroes Among Us: “You can delegate authority, but you do not delegate responsibility” With Janice…

Heroes Among Us: “You can delegate authority, but you do not delegate responsibility” With Janice Kennedy of The Goddard School

You can delegate authority, but you...

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Heroes Among Us: “Being a hero is all about being an example to others, someone who is inspiring…

Heroes Among Us: “Being a hero is all about being an example to others, someone who is inspiring…

Heroes Among Us: “Being a hero is all about being an example to others, someone who is inspiring, and someone who thinks about themselves...
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Heroes Among Us: “Command and control are an illusion” With Isaac Oates CEO of Justworks

Heroes Among Us: “Command and control are an illusion” With Isaac Oates CEO of Justworks

Command and control are an illusion. Many people have the misconception that all military activity is tightly controlled, that generals give orders and soldiers...

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Heroes Among Us: “Be open to the potential in people”, With Lesley Lykins of CXPA

Heroes Among Us: “Be open to the potential in people”, With Lesley Lykins of CXPA

Be open to the potential in people. Very early in my career as a Surface Warfare Officer I was in charge of a division...

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Heroes of the Opioid Crisis: “I believe that there is no reason for addiction to be one of the…

Heroes of the Opioid Crisis: “I believe that there is no reason for addiction to be one of the…

Heroes of the Opioid Crisis: “I believe that there is no reason for addiction to be one of the leading causes of death in...
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Heroes Among Us: “When you know you have the right people on your team, part of being a good…

Heroes Among Us: “When you know you have the right people on your team, part of being a good…

Heroes Among Us: “When you know you have the right people on your team, part of being a good leader is demonstrating confidence in...
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Heroes Among Us: “You should have BIG SMILES every day”, With Jamie Gayton, EVP at PenFed Credit…

Heroes Among Us: “You should have BIG SMILES every day”, With Jamie Gayton, EVP at PenFed Credit…

Heroes Among Us: “You should have BIG SMILES every day”, With Jamie Gayton, EVP at PenFed Credit Union LTC Gayton & Kimberly Dozier — before she was severely...
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Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Terry Wildemann…

Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Terry Wildemann…

Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Terry Wildemann and Marco Derhy

I do not believe heroes are found only...

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Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Retired Brigadier…

Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Retired Brigadier…

Heroes Among Us: “Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military” with Retired Brigadier General Michael Meese

Have a sense of humor. Leaders do not...

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Heroes Among Us: Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Jerry Flanagan and…

Heroes Among Us: Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Jerry Flanagan and…

Heroes Among Us: Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In The Military, with Jerry Flanagan and Marco Derhy

Purpose — Find what makes you tick. In my case...

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Heroes Among Us: “Know Your People” With Coalfire CEO, Tom McAndrew

Heroes Among Us: “Know Your People” With Coalfire CEO, Tom McAndrew

Know Your People — This is perhaps the hardest of all the lessons, and one I think about all the time. I worked for many leaders...

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Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ask someone to do something you’re not willing to do yourself” With…

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ask someone to do something you’re not willing to do yourself” With…

Heroes Among Us: “Don’t ask someone to do something you’re not willing to do yourself” With Rosemary Johnston, SVP at Savi Technology

…Along the same...

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Heroes Among Us: “We need to restore the value of compromise to our country” With James Ferguson…

Heroes Among Us: “We need to restore the value of compromise to our country” With James Ferguson…

Heroes Among Us: “We need to restore the value of compromise to our country” With James Ferguson, CEO of Wild Bill’s

…It would be to restore...

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Alex Andrawes: “Why you should be generous with your employees”

Alex Andrawes: “Why you should be generous with your employees”

People are everything. If you hire people and pay them a slave wage, you’ll get what you pay for. If you under pay, your...

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Heroes Among Us: “Maintain a sense of humour” With Justin Paul,  former Royal Engineers Bomb…

Heroes Among Us: “Maintain a sense of humour” With Justin Paul, former Royal Engineers Bomb…

Heroes Among Us: “Maintain a sense of humour” With Justin Paul, former Royal Engineers Bomb Disposal Officer & Marketing Director at Zeetta Networks

Maintain a sense...

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Heroes Among Us: “You have to be genuine and honestly care about your team and not just…

Heroes Among Us: “You have to be genuine and honestly care about your team and not just…

Heroes Among Us: “You have to be genuine and honestly care about your team and not just accomplishing your team’s goals”, With Larry Perino,...
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Heroes Among Us: “The most important thing a leader does is attract, develop and retain great…

Heroes Among Us: “The most important thing a leader does is attract, develop and retain great…

Heroes Among Us: “The most important thing a leader does is attract, develop and retain great talent to their organization” With Mark Testoni, CEO...
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Heroes Among Us: “Care about those who work for you” With Retired Colonel Charles Johnson

Heroes Among Us: “Care about those who work for you” With Retired Colonel Charles Johnson

Care about those who work for you. I learned early in my military career that people are most effective when they work for those...

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Heroes Among Us: “Be brilliant at the basics” With Shannon Sturgil, Former Army Ranger and Siemens…

Heroes Among Us: “Be brilliant at the basics” With Shannon Sturgil, Former Army Ranger and Siemens…

Heroes Among Us: “Be brilliant at the basics” With Shannon Sturgil, Former Army Ranger and Siemens Executive

Be brilliant at the basics —If you do...

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Actress and American Beauty Queen, Ava St Pierre Cogburn: “In order to thrive, seriously make the…

Actress and American Beauty Queen, Ava St Pierre Cogburn: “In order to thrive, seriously make the…

Actress and American Beauty Queen, Ava St. Pierre Cogburn: “In order to thrive, seriously make the effort to put the high tech world and...
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Rising Star Brooklyn Robinson: “I would love to start a movement to raise girls self esteem by…

Rising Star Brooklyn Robinson: “I would love to start a movement to raise girls self esteem by…

Rising Star Brooklyn Robinson: “I would love to start a movement to raise girls self esteem by encouraging them to volunteer; To find their...
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Heroes Among Us: Take a lesson from the Coast Guard’s motto, “Semper Paratus”, With Retired Admiral

Heroes Among Us: Take a lesson from the Coast Guard’s motto, “Semper Paratus”, With Retired Admiral

Heroes Among Us: Take a lesson from the U.S. Coast Guard’s motto, “Semper Paratus”, With Retired Admiral Tim Flynn

Take a lesson from the U.S. Coast...

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Heroes Among Us: “I found that humility (leaving my ego and former status as an officer at the…

Heroes Among Us: “I found that humility (leaving my ego and former status as an officer at the…

Heroes Among Us: “I found that humility (leaving my ego and former status as an officer at the door), being genuine, and keeping an...
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Heroes Among Us: “Organizational heroism is often harder than physical heroism” With John Proctor…

Heroes Among Us: “Organizational heroism is often harder than physical heroism” With John Proctor…

Heroes Among Us: “Organizational heroism is often harder than physical heroism” With John Proctor CEO of Martello Technologies

Organizational heroism is often harder than physical...

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La La Anthony: “I would like to continue building the confidence of young inner-city kids by…

La La Anthony: “I would like to continue building the confidence of young inner-city kids by…

La La Anthony: “I would like to continue building the confidence of young inner-city kids by providing better schooling and opportunities that may not...
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