Steve Anderson is a risk expert, analyst, Fortune 500 expert, and author of “The Bezos Letters,”-which analyzed all of Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos’ shareholder letters for the last 25 years. The book takes you on a fascinating wild ride inside the mind of Bezos and reveals secrets to how he conceived his ideas, grew and scaled the business beginning with just an online bookstore, when one never existed before the internet even exploded or was widely used. The 14 principles Steve Anderson lays out in his book can be applied to any business: large, medium, or small- from start-ups, to Mom & Pops, to entrepreneurs taking their first leap. Listen as Steve tells Dr. Joey how his [...]
Janet is President and Founder of Delta Blvd, a management consulting and executive coaching company she established in 2007. Delta Blvd provides consulting services in the areas of change management, strategic planning, and business plan formation. Janet coaches executives, business owners, and entrepreneurs in the areas of strategy, leadership development, and professional growth. She adds great value to business owners and executives who desire a solutions-oriented approach to business challenges. Janet has more than thirty years experience in finance and operations including roles as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations. Listen as she shares this depth of professional experience with Dr. Joey.
Ray is the Co-Founder of Truth At Work. He is responsible for building high level strategic relationships on behalf of Truth At Work, facilitates several Round Table Groups, helps establish new markets, develops new curriculum, as well as serving as host of Truth At Work’s “Bottom Line Faith” podcast series. Also, Ray is in the process of writing two new books that will be released in the coming months. Ray is a highly sought after speaker at churches and retreats across America, where for years he has challenged followers of Christ to integrate their faith in and through the marketplace on a daily basis. Ray and his wife, Beth, reside in Indianapolis with their son and two daughters. [...]
William “Bill” Hutcheson is a retired pastor who is passionate about helping couples maximize their marriages by finding deeper purpose and renewed passion. For nearly 4 decades, Bill has served scores of couples, nearly-weds to empty-nesters, with one goal: to guide couples beyond the search for happiness and into the purposeful and passionate marriage God intended for all couples. Bill knows marriages need regular and scheduled maintenance, and through his intentional coaching at Selfless Love, he helps couples break the “insanity cycle” in their marriages. Through a simple, practical coaching method, Bill helps couples find their way to a divinely purposeful and passionate marriage with lasting happiness as the byproduct. Bill has a special officer for [...]
Terry A. Smith has served as lead pastor of The Life Christian Church for 26 years. TLCC is a non-denominational faith community in West Orange, NJ, serving the New York City metro area. Terry is also co-founder of Movement.org (formerly the New York City Leadership Center) and has previously served as an instructor in its Leadership Fellows program. Terry is passionate about challenging, developing, and encouraging leaders, whether they know they are leaders or not. He holds a bachelor of science in organizational management and a master of arts in organizational leadership. Terry shares his insight with Dr. Joey on leveraging the power of hospitality to be an effective leader through his book, “The Hospitable Leader!” You [...]
Kim Peacock is the author of “Victorious Heart: Finding Hope and Healing After a Devastating Loss”. The book details her handling of grief over the loss of her 17-year-old daughter. It also provides insightful advice for those seeking to support and help those who grieve. Kim has raised six children, living with her second husband in a log house in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Through her blog, Wild Victorious Heart, and her book and speaking, Kim acts as a grief mentor to others in need. You can find her book on Amazon.
Today’s guest is Jacob Bustos, a chef, cooking coach, and foodie who’s been working in the food industry for over two decades, now managing several Panera restaurants in Southern California. Jacob underwent a life-saving bariatric procedure in 2012, sparking his 160-lb weight loss journey. Jacob followed this surgery up with a traumatic skin removal surgery that nearly ended his life. This journey was a very private and personal experience that affirmed Jacob’s purpose: “Feed people with much healthier options.” Today he’s on a mission to share his story and insights on portion control and weight loss habits to inspire a healthier, brighter world. Jacob is the author of, "When Food is Your Frenemy." Check it out [...]
David L. Hancock founded Morgan James Publishing in 2003. David has revolutionized book publishing from the author’s standpoint. As Founder of Morgan James, he was personally selected for Fast Company Magazine’s Fast 50 for his leadership, creative thinking, significant accomplishments, and his significant impact on the industry over the next ten years. David was cited by NASDAQ as one of the world’s most prestigious business leaders, and named a Finalist in the Best Chairman category in The American Business Awards, hailed as “the business world’s own Oscars” by the New York Post. David serves as President of the Executive Board for Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg, and as Chairman of the Board of The National Center [...]
Prior to founding SalesNexus, Craig Klein spent 15 years building and leading sales teams selling multi-million dollar, multi-year contracts to energy companies such as ExxonMobil, BP, Shell, and Chevron. Craig is a member of the Forbes Agency Council, where he is also a contributing writer. He has also written several books on sales and marketing, as well as articles for Small Business Today magazine, Premier Agent magazine, The Customer Collective and SocialMediaToday.com. Craig's latest book is "Inside-Out Selling." You can find it on Amazon by clicking here. If you would like to know more about Sales Nexus, check out the special offers they have for Faith Positive Nation by clicking here. Craig is the father of 3 [...]
Todd is the Founder of the 315 Project. It's a ministry based on 1 Peter 3:15: "But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect." Hear Todd talk with Dr. Joey about how his ministry is encouraging people to share their stories!