We wind up our EntreLeadership Summit podcast series with a fascinating conversation featuring Dave and best-selling business author Patrick Lencioni. The pair discuss the three qualities you need to look for when trying to hire ideal team members and what characteristics you need to avoid. To wrap up, Dave and Pat answer questions from Summit attendees, including how to bust … [Read more...] about #206: EntreLeadership Summit Bonus 3—Q&A With Patrick Lencioni
If you’re struggling to recruit talent, listen in. Because according to this week’s guest, Adam Braun, your traditional candidate pool is about to get a lot deeper. The founder of Pencils of Promise, a nonprofit that builds elementary schools in third-world nations, has recently launched a new form of higher education. MissionU is an alternative to college that teaches students … [Read more...] about #199: Adam Braun—Why You Need to Value Competency Over Credentials
In today’s business world, where job hopping is as common as beards on hipsters, how do you keep your workforce from leaving? Ryan Deiss, founder and CEO of DigitalMarketer, stops by the studio to share how he builds loyalty and keeps turnover low. The answer may not be what you think. It goes back to a practice that was used hundreds of years ago but is still applicable … [Read more...] about #195: Ryan Deiss—How to Create Loyalty in Millennials
What are the top virtues of a great team player? Best-selling author Patrick Lencioni joins us to talk about the three qualities that every awesome team member exhibits and how to identify, hire, and develop ideal team players in any kind of organization. If you are a small-business owner who’s hiring, a leader, or just a someday-in-the-future entrepreneur, this is the episode … [Read more...] about #155: Patrick Lencioni—The Ideal Team Player
You’ve made the decision to hire a new team member, and you’re excited about it. Help will soon be on its way. But then the thrill begins to fade as you realize you have to interview potential candidates before you can offer anyone a job. And if you are like many of your fellow entrepreneurs, that’s anything but your strong suit—especially if you don’t know what questions to … [Read more...] about Do You Ask These Smart Interview Questions?