Built On Purpose Podcast

with Y Scouts’ CEO & Co-Founder Max Hansen

Episode 46 - Rob Kelly

Rob Kelly Podcast – Everyone Can Develop a Love for Business

By Yscouts | August 22, 2017

Rob Kelly, CEO of Ongig, developed a love of business very early in life and he believes that everyone can (and should) love business and entrepreneurship too. Why does this simple statement summarize Rob? He believes in creating value for others, and he sees business and entrepreneurship as a direct path to achieving it. Rob’s…

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Garry Ridge Podcast

Garry Ridge – CEO of the WD-40 Company

By Yscouts | July 27, 2017

Garry Ridge joined WD-40 in July of 1987, and became the CEO in 1997. One look at their financial performance and even the most skeptical on the topic of purpose-driven and servant-based leadership will begin to take notice. In this discussion, Garry shares his wisdom on: why empathy should always trump ego, why the most…

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cameron herold

Cameron Herold Podcast – The CEO Whisperer

By Yscouts | May 31, 2017

Cameron Herold wasn’t the smartest kid in school. In fact, if he would have allowed his C-average in school determine his fate, he would not have achieved the level of success he has so far. From his earliest days, Cameron was destined to become an entrepreneur. He built and led several businesses — many you…

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c-suite interview questions

Key Interview Questions for Hiring C-Suite Leaders

By Yscouts | April 24, 2017

Conducting run-of-the-mill candidate interviews may be all too familiar to you — whether you’re a hiring manager or part of the search team. However, interviewing C-suite executives can be daunting, so keep reading to learn about six of the best questions you can ask during a C-level interview. The top C-suite interview questions uncover more than just…

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luke larson

Luke Larson Podcast – President of Axon (TASER International)

By Yscouts | April 10, 2017

Luke Larson is the President of Axon, formerly TASER International. There’s no doubt the news media has been sharing what seems like a massive increase in the deteriorating relationship between law enforcement professionals and the communities they are paid to protect and serve. An element of the story that gets very little attention, if any,…

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Ben Brooks

Ben Brooks Podcast Interview – Founder & CEO of PILOT

By Yscouts | March 29, 2017

I am Brian Mohr, co-founder and Managing Partner of Y Scouts, and today I am interviewing Ben Brooks, the founder & CEO of PILOT, a career-management company designed to facilitate positive results for both business leaders and employees, with the end goal of making work more satisfying and fulfilling. Ben discusses his professional history, ranging…

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craig demarco

Craig DeMarco Podcast – Founding Partner of Upward Projects

By Yscouts | March 25, 2017

Today we’re interviewing Craig DeMarco, one of the founding partners of Upward Projects, which is better known for its family of restaurants including Postino Wine Cafe, Joyride Taco House, Windsor, Churn, and Federal Pizza. In this spirited discussion, Craig shares stories related to: Lessons learned watching his entrepreneurial father The power of venturing off the…

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katharine halpin

Katharine Halpin Podcast Interview – President & CEO of The Halpin Co.

By Yscouts | March 16, 2017

Today, I’m interviewing Katharine Halpin, President & CEO of The Halpin Co. Katharine grew up in the “mad men” era of Mississippi in the 1960s, assuming a great amount of leadership responsibility at a very young age through the oversight of her four siblings, as well as through her working hands-on with clients at her father’s…

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Paul Spiegelman

Paul Spiegelman Podcast Interview – Chief Culture Officer at Stericycle

By Yscouts | March 6, 2017

Today I am interviewing Paul Spiegelman, the chief culture officer for Stericycle, a globally traded public company with over 25,000 employees. Prior to that, he was the founder & CEO of BerylHealth, a company that won nine awards as a best place to work. Paul is a New York Times bestselling author of three books about…

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Danielle Harlan

Danielle Harlan – Founder & CEO, Center for Advancing Leadership & Human Potential

By Yscouts | February 27, 2017

Danielle Harlan is the author of “The New Alpha: Join the Rising Movement of Influencers and Changemakers who are Redefining Leadership.” She’s also the Founder & CEO of the Center for Advancing Leadership & Human Potential.  Growing up in a small oceanside town in California, Danielle’s perspective was slowly shaped by the conglomerate of open-minded,…

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