Talent Talk
Ken Eiden and Scott Hermann - 3/10/2020

Ken Eiden and Scott Hermann - 3/10/2020

March 25, 2020

A special in-studio treat today... not one but two guests from IDIQ: Ken Eiden, VP of Strategic Business Initiatives and CEO, Scott Hermann. This is a unique podcast for TalentTalk... an engaging group conversation!

One of the best quotes from CEO Scott Hermann was ""A penny saved is just a penny. You can't save your way to spectacular growth". Scott, Ken, and Chris covered a variety of topics. They conversed about what the ideal candidate looks like, how to manage diversity in leadership, and how IDIQ has successfully integrated Fun and gameplay into the workplace (what?... yes, you read that right.)

There is a lot to soak up in this podcast. Let us know what parts are most impactful!

Margie Rodino and Matthew Patti 3/3/2020

Margie Rodino and Matthew Patti 3/3/2020

March 25, 2020

Our guests today are Margie Rodino, Founder of Business Consulting firm Cheney Pearl and Matthew Patti, CEO of Innerversal Academy. 

Margie and Chris covered a wide range of topics including the multi-generational workforce, Talent Wars, and how to connect your business strategy with your people strategy. It was a great conversation with lots of advice and takeaways!

Matthew brought some topics to the table such as passion and purpose & leaders who fall into loneliness and isolation. Chris and Matthew also dug deep into a conversation about confidence and clarity in decision making.

Have a listen and gain some first class insights... this podcast is full of them! 

Jeff Blanton and Nick Cavuoto - 2/25/2020

Jeff Blanton and Nick Cavuoto - 2/25/2020

February 28, 2020

Chris Dyer's guests this week are Jeff Blanton, President of The Blanton Group and Nick Cavuoto, Founder & CEO of CavuotoX and Mentormind guru. This episode is full of great HR conversations and how relationships are a pivotal part of business.

Jeff spends some time telling Chris the details of the "Jailbreak Leadership" approach and where "purpose" really comes from and truly looks like.

Chris and Nick go back and forth will all sorts of insights regarding Relationships: How they can fuel the direction of your business and how relationships come into play in regards to Social Media Content. You definitely want to tune in to get the whole picture. 

Deborah Hartung and Christine Rowe - 2/18/2020

Deborah Hartung and Christine Rowe - 2/18/2020

February 28, 2020

On this episode of TalentTalk Radio our honored guests were Deborah Hartung (from South Africa): Leadership & Culture Changemaker and Hacking HR Partner... and Christine Rowe, Chief People Officer, Chief Culture Evangelist, and self-proclaimed HR Nerd. 

Deborah and Chris had a great conversation about 'Fitting' vs. 'Belonging' and then delved deep into the whole concept of ‘culture fit’ and ‘hiring for culture fit’ and why it's a Terrible idea.

Our second guest, Christine had a lot to say about why it's important for leadership to be in sync with Human Resources and the leaders of HR. She had Chris had some great insights and takeaways for our listeners.

Steve McKee and Brian Breth - 2/4/2020

Steve McKee and Brian Breth - 2/4/2020

February 10, 2020

Chris' guests on this episode are Steve McKee, Co-founder of McKee Wallwork + Co (a marketing advisory firm) and Author of 'Power Branding' & 'When Growth Stalls'. And Brian Breth, Vice President of Talent Acquisition at Fair.com. 

One tidbit from Chris' conversation with Steve is, "A lack of alignment or consensus can be incredibly destructive to an internal structure of a company. We've got to stop the eye rolling." And Brian was equally engaging with quotes like, "Your team is only going to be as good as you empower them to be". Listen to the whole conversation with Chris and his guests... Great insights!

 

Garry Turner - 1/28/2020

Garry Turner - 1/28/2020

February 10, 2020

In this week's edition of TalentTalk Radio, Chris Dyer interviews British guest, Garry Turner. Garry is a man of many trades, including:  International sales & product management professional, Keynote & DisruptHR speaker, and Interpersonal Catalyst. 

One gem of a quote that we heard on this episode was, "Being able to have courage and ask for help is terrifying for some people". Listen to the full episode to hear the conversation Chris and Garry had, including the part about courage and asking for help. It's a great listen!

Aldeen Simmonds and Beck Power - 1/21/2020

Aldeen Simmonds and Beck Power - 1/21/2020

February 10, 2020

On this edition of TalentTalk radio, Chris has some engaging conversations with 2 incredible guests. Aldeen Simmonds who is a Human Resources and Operations Transformation Strategist, Speaker and Coach (Business + Career) helping people and organizations (SMEs) optimize and do more with less. And Beck Power is a nomadic entrepreneur hailing from Auckland, New Zealand. With a background in stand up comedy, travel and business, she is best known for her mindset hacks and bootstrapped companies.

These 2 women were really great to listen to... lots of interesting takes on how to do business in 2020. Listen in to hear Chris chat with them and learn about how they are approaching their unique jobs.

Derrick Waters and Ted Malley - 1/14/2020

Derrick Waters and Ted Malley - 1/14/2020

February 10, 2020

On this episode of TalentTalk radio... Chris Dyer interviews Derrick Waters, who is an experienced Vice President Of Operations and Engineering at UPS with a demonstrated history of working in the transportation/trucking/railroad industry. And Ted Malley, Chief Customer Officer at Ceridian who focus' on building trusting relationships with our employees and our customers.

"Each generation has a new set of qualities that they bring to the table, it's important to learn from everyone"... just one great quote from guest Derrick Waters. And Ted shared, "Leadership in an organization is almost parallel to parenting a child... Give that responsibility one bit at a time AND allow them to fail and learn from it."

Have a listen to hear all the great quotes from Derrick and Ted! And as always, great insights from Keynote Speaker, Author, and CEO of PeopleG2, Chris Dyer.

Brandon Moreno and John DiJulius - 1/7/2020

Brandon Moreno and John DiJulius - 1/7/2020

February 10, 2020

In our first episode of 2020, Chris interviews Brandon Moreno, President of Everhive, a company that provides effective contingent workforce solutions management. And also, John DiJulius, who is the President of the DiJulius group and is a keynote speaker, consultant, best-selling author, and entrepreneur.

Our guests Brandon and John brought some really great insights to the show... and had a wonderfully engaging conversation with Chris Dyer.

Carolina Caro and Tom Baine - 12/17/2019

Carolina Caro and Tom Baine - 12/17/2019

February 10, 2020

The last TalentTalk show of 2019... Our guests are Carolina Caro who is a Keynote Speaker, a Certified Leadership Coach and a Professional Facilitator who who specializes in mindfulness-based practices rooted in neuroscience. And Tom Baine who is the division president of Southern California for Landsea Homes where he is responsible for overseeing the planning, development and implementation of the company’s communities in the region.

Chris had great conversations with both Caroline and Tom... their areas of expertise are vastly different so the show really has something for everyone. Please dig in to this podcast and let us know your thoughts on the subjects that were covered.