Episode 468: Linked Entrepreneurs
So many people on LinkedIn; so many people could do it better. Manage change and transform yourself where business people live. The BusinessMakers host J.D. Gershbein, the LinkedIn Catalyst. In our vignettes, Leisa chats with fashion designer Nanette Lepore; Russ visits with Jeff Toal, Med-Enterprise; Robin interviews the Houston Symphony’s Glenn Taylor; and Laura Max chats with Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC News.
Russ and John host the show for the working class. It’s the BusinessMakers, the entrepreneurs, who most positively affect our lives. Includes: our Quote of the Week—humor from Soviet-born immigrant Yakov Smirnoff; This Week in Business History includes innovation like the ice cream freezer, betamax and Tetris; and the Jargon Challenge Round—trendy technospeak you don’t know, but should.
His ability to spark people to take action on the site has earned him the moniker of “The LinkedIn Catalyst.” Listen as JD discusses how taking a psychological approach can create LinkedIn success.
You can’t plan it all; sometimes unexpected things just happen. Laura Max interviews Dr. Jennifer Ashton, physician, author and ABC News senior medical contributor.
One hundred years is a big deal; how can you say it all? Robin Tooms chats with Glenn Taylor, chief marketing officer for the Houston Symphony.
Today’s extraordinary woman started small, trusted her instincts and never gave up. Leisa Holland-Nelson chats with Nanette Lepore, a contemporary fashion designer.
Jeff Toal, CEO of Med-Enterprise, discusses with Russ Capper how financial trends in the healthcare industry led him to establish Med-Enterprise.