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Counsel Culture with Eric Brooker

Counsel Culture is the preeminent leadership and culture podcast. We take advice from experts on culture and leadership and hear their inspirational stories in hopes of motivating us to become the best versions of ourselves, as well as leaders in our community. Over the last few years, we have interviewed; Fortune 500 CEOs, professional athletes, NY Times best-selling authors and so many more. This has been done all in an effort to learn, grow and mature as; individuals, leaders, parents, spouses, and more. Tune in to Counsel Culture weekly for all things culture and leadership from some of the world's greatest leaders.

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Building Resilience & Achieving Your Life Goals
My guest today is author of the new book; Breakproof 7 Strategies to Build Resilience and Achieve Your Life Goals. She is also a global keynote speaker and a world record holding mountaneer.  Jenn Drummond is more than a speaker, author and mountaneer; she is a catalyst for change. As a devoted mom of seven and a successful entrepreneur, her journey through a near-fatal car crash to the peaks of the world’s tallest mountains is a testament to her unbreakable spirit. Her mission goes beyond personal achievement – it’s about guiding others to find their resilience and conquer their own summits. Jenn’s BreakProof philosophy isn’t about avoiding failure; it’s about learning to rise stronger from it. She believes that it’s in our most vulnerable moments that we discover our true strength. Join us today, and embark on a journey to transform vulnerability into victory, and challenges into opportunities for growth. In our conversation today, you’ll not only be inspired but also equipped with the mindset and strategies to create your best life and become genuinely BreakProof. This show is dedicated to Jenn’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.jenndrummond.com 
39:05 3/26/24
Get Unstuck - The Blueprint
Douglas R. Conant is an internationally renowned business leader, New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author, keynote speaker, and social media influencer with over 40 years of leadership experience at world-class global companies. For the past 20 years of his leadership journey, he has honed his leadership craft at the most senior levels—first as President of the Nabisco Foods Company, then as CEO of Campbell Soup Company, and then as Chairman of Avon Products. In 2011, he founded ConantLeadership: a mission-driven community of leaders and learners who are championing leadership that works in the 21st century.  I could literally about talk about Doug, his resume and this conversation for day’s. Doug is a wealth of knowledge and a genuinely nice guy with a true desire to help mature the next generation of leaders. This is a cannot miss conversation.  This show is dedicated to Doug’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.conantleadership.com 
51:27 3/12/24
You Have Seven Seconds, Make Them Count with Sylvie Di Giusto
Our guest today is none other than Sylvie Di Giusto. I am going to tell you right now, this is a can't miss episode. After you listen to today's conversation, please come back to the show notes and watch the incredible trailer to her immersive keynote speech and then do yourself a favor and follow her on social, buy the book and be ready to be engulfed in incredible thought provoking content. More than a decade ago, Sylvie made one of the best decisions of her life by leaving her successful twenty-year corporate career in Europe and bringing her young family across the Pond to America with a newborn on her lap. She exercised what she has since called the Power of Choice, a conscious decision-making framework that allows us to understand our perceptions, choose our behaviors, and determine our best outcomes. Now, extraordinary leaders and professionals at many of the most respected organizations, associations, and government agencies in the world—from American Express to American Airlnes, Hilton to Nespresso, Microsoft to Prudential, and even the US Airforce - trust Sylvie to help them make the right decisions to grow their brands and bottom lines. Building on her five cornerstones of Modern Emotional Intelligence—visual, behavioral, verbal, digital, and social intelligence—she gives her audiences the Power of Choice to determine their greatest outcomes in leadership, sales, and customer experience. She takes them on a thought-provoking and immersive journey through the brain, the mind, from the unconscious to the conscious—and ultimately to the heights of personal, professional, and organizational success. She is one of fewer than 12 percent of speakers worldwide who received the Certified Speaking Professional designation, 11-time award winner, the author of "The Image of Leadership," and the “Discover Your Fair Advantage: Leverage Your Unique Selling Points and Human Potential for Work, Business and Life,” and the mind behind dozens of innovative mobile online courses, including "How You Impress". When she is not working, she is volunteering with the National Speakers Association and the Global Speakers Federation. When she is not volunteering, she is racing more than 102 floors in the stairwells of some of the highest buildings around the world, cruising around on her boat in sunny Florida, or she is spending time with he two wonderful teenage children who test her emotional intelligence e.v.e.r.y single day. This show is dedicated to Sylvie’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.sylviedigiusto.com Watch the trailer to her immersive keynnote address here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=iFvGUp_qC5M    
53:37 2/27/24
Conversations with Courage with Sage Steele
You all know my guest today, it is none other than my friend, Sage Steele! Sage Steele is a is a television anchor who is the former co-host of SportsCenter on ESPN. She also hosted SportsCenter on the Road from various sporting events such as the Super Bowl and The Masters, and NBA Countdown on ESPN and ABC for four seasons. For five years prior to the NBA assignment, Steele was a full-time host of SportCenter, ESPN's flagship show, and had previously contributed to ESPN First Take, Mike & Mike in the Morning and SportsNation. Steele hosted SportsCenter's daytime coverage of the NBA Finals in 2012 and 2013 and covered every NBA Finals from 2012 to 2020. All things considered this is a top 5 conversation for me in the last 3+ years of hosting this show. Y’all are not going to want to miss this one. We cover every topic under the sun and then some. I will let you know now that there will be more conversations with Sage in the future….it was just that good! This show is dedicated to Sage's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com 
55:09 2/15/24
Cultivating Teamwork & Transforming Leadership with Walter Bond
Elevate your week with today's conversation that will transform your mindset and drive your future success. Experience the transformative power of today's guest, Walter Bond's and this dynamic discussion. As a celebrated Hall of Fame speaker and renowned business advisor, Walter has captivated audiences worldwide, inspiring them to reach new heights of achievement. Get ready to ignite a fire of ambition and action! Former NBA athlete Walter Bond shares his journey from basketball to motivational speaking and the importance of coaching and recalibrating in achieving success. He emphasizes the significance of mastering the fundamentals and setting audacious goals. Walter highlights the role of teamwork and the core of an organization in driving success. He encourages leaders to empower their people and create a strong culture. In this conversation, Walter Bond discusses the importance of building a customer-centric culture and empowering employees. He emphasizes the need for managers to prioritize the customer experience and empower their teams to go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction. Walter shares examples from companies like Nordstrom and the Ritz Carlton, where employees are empowered to make decisions and take actions to make things right for the customer. He also highlights the impact of leadership on culture and the value of lifestyle and balance. Additionally, Walter introduces Peak Performance Huddle, an online portal designed to help individuals and businesses reach their full potential. This show is dedicated to Walter’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.peakperformershuddle.com 
59:28 1/30/24
Prepare for Impact with Ryan Estis
My guest today is Ryan Estis. Ryan Estis is a globally recognized sales and leadership expert, founder and author who has spent the last 15 years advising clients on navigating change, improving performance, and accelerating growth. A former Fortune 500 Chief Revenue Office, Ryan has spent his career in the trenches, leading high-performance teams and building a client roster of category leading brands.  His hands-on approach and deep understanding of the dynamics of business have positioned him as a go-to expert for sales enablement and leadership development. He is also a co-founder of ImpactEleven, a hyper-growth startup community of thought leaders helping solve our most pressing organizational design and human performance challenges as we enter the fourth industrial revolution. With his vast knowledge, practical experience, and remarkable ability to communicate complex ideas in a relatable manner, Ryan Estis continues to shape the sales and leadership landscape. Through his speaking engagements, training programs, and writing, he inspires individuals and organizations to reach their full potential. He works with the world’s leading brands including Mayo Clinic, Mastercard, The NBA, Pfizer, IBM and State Farm Insurance.  Today, we are talking about his new book Prepare for Impact - Driving Growth & Serving Others through the principle of human centered leadership. This book comes out today and you do NOT want to miss this conversation. This show is dedicated to Ryan’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com & www.ryanestis.com 
44:06 1/16/24
Mission & Purpose with General Paul E. Funk II (Ret)
In this inspiring episode, we're honored to host Gen. (R) Paul E. Funk II, a retired four-star general and a mastermind in transforming large, complex organizations. With his strategic insights and motivational prowess, General Funk has redefined leadership in both military and civilian spheres. In today's conversation, General Funk offers leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroom. Retired General Paul Funk discusses his military career and the importance of leadership and trust in building successful organizations. He emphasizes the need for leaders to catch people doing good and to be present and engaged in their interactions. General Funk also highlights the significance of understanding the mission and purpose of an organization and the role of leaders in shaping its culture. He shares his experiences in making difficult decisions and developing future leaders. Finally, he reflects on the leaders who have inspired him throughout his career. Retired General Paul Funk discusses his upbringing in the Army, the importance of mentors and coaches, building a positive legacy, being a good follower, and why he does what he does. This show is dedicated to General Funk's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.linkedin.com/in/paul-e-funk-ii/
55:15 1/4/24
The Culture Climb with Jaime Taets
My guest today is Jaime Taets. Jaime is the Chief Vision Officer and CEO at Keystone Group International, a 2x author and a podcast host! As the CEO of Keystone Group International, Jaime created the organization to focus on leadership development, organizational strategy, and growth. Before starting Keystone Group International, she spent 13 years in a large corporate environment in a variety of leadership roles, living and traveling globally. Jaime believes that strong leadership is the foundation for healthy and sustainable growth for any business. She uses her leadership experience to drive “real” discussions about how to drive high performance and healthy cultures within client organizations. Leaders need to be focused on helping their organizations create a positive mindset change to manage the constant change as their business grows and evolves. Jaime’s areas of expertise are helping organizations identify the issue that is getting in their way of growth and creating a plan for improvement – specifically in areas of strategy, culture, and people. Jaime uses her SuperPower of Empathy and high EQ to build strong relationships with clients and leaders within organizations she works with. This same SuperPower allows her to build trust quickly which makes it easier to get to the root of the issue. The purpose behind Jaime’s work is to create an impact on the people she works with. Jaime is driven by the positive changes that she creates for her clients-it’s an addiction. This show is dedicated to Jaime’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.keystonegroupintl.com 
51:51 11/28/23
You Are Enough: Overcoming Lifelong Doubts of Worthiness with Eric Brooker
The book launch is today! We did it and I can't thank you enough. Each and every one of you. Thank you for joining me on this journey and thank you for being by my side each step of the way. A special thanks to my longtime friend and the host of today's show, Ryan O'Hara. In the midst of personal heartache, including my sister-in-law's passing from alcohol addiction and my estrangement from my eldest daughter, I embarked on a healing journey. As I confronted deep-seated childhood wounds, I faced a relentless sense of inadequacy. However, in this book, I share my transformative journey, leading to the realization that I am enough, and so are you! We delve into the impact of feeling unworthy, recounting tales of despair, such as Kevin Berthia's near-suicide on The Golden Gate Bridge, and the Berns Family's tragic loss. Yet, amidst darkness, we also share stories of resilience and affirmation of self-worth. Meet inspirational figures such as authors John O'Leary and Waldo Waldman, keynote speaker Andre Norman, and former Starbucks President, Jim Alling. They too discovered that, despite life-altering situations, they were enough. This book isn't just a testament to transformation; it offers tangible tools for change. Learn how to be present, authentic, and meaningfully connected. Embark on this journey with me. Let's embrace our worth and unlock our limitless potential. This show is dedicated to you; the listener, the reader, the observer. This conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture.  You Are Enough! Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | Find the book on Amazon by searching; "You Are Enough Eric Brooker"
57:49 10/10/23
Becoming Coachable with Scott Osman & Jacquelyn Lane
Good leaders maintain steady teams, achieve reasonable growth, and are comfortable in their authority. But great leaders recognize that unparalleled success comes from always seeking to improve. The stakes of leadership are higher than ever, and operating with maximum effectiveness is not only desirable but also imperative. What the world’s most influential leaders know is that the secret to achieving that effectiveness is becoming coachable.  And in order to do so, one must be ready to engage in the process of betterment, starting with investing in yourself in order to give the most back to your organization, team, and the world. That’s where executive coaching comes in. Imbued with decades of experience at the highest echelons of the industry, Becoming Coachable guides readers through the ins and outs of a successful coaching experience. Scott Osman, Jacquelyn Lane, and Marshall Goldsmith identify key leadership archetypes and unpack the intricacies of a typical engagement. They demystify the coaching relationship and outline a framework that hinges on openness.. Most important, however, is the invitation this book contains to propel a leader’s impact far beyond themselves.Today, my guests are two of the authors of this magnificient book, Scott Osman and Jacquelyn Lane. Scott Osman is the founder and CEO of the 100 Coaches Agency and codesigner of their proprietary curation process and the company’s relationship-first philosophy. In his role as CEO, he establishes the vision for the company, leads partnerships and business development, and serves as a leading light of the 100 Coaches Community, which he cofounded with Marshall in 2016. He is the cofounder of Methods by 100 Coaches, the online learning platform. Jacquelyn Lane is the president of the 100 Coaches Agency and codesigner of their proprietary curation process and relationship-first philosophy. She has been with the agency since its founding and is a critical pillar of the 100 Coaches Community. Jacquelyn comes to the world of executive coaching through her previous roles in the energy industry and lifelong commitment to improving the lives of all people by elevating the quality of leadership. This show is dedicated to Jacquelyn and Scott's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.agency.100coaches.com | www.100coaches.com 
49:30 10/3/23
Better Decisions Faster with Paul Epstein
My guest today is returning guest, Paul Epstein. Paul has spent nearly 15 years as a professional sports executive for multiple NFL and NBA teams, a global sports agency, and the NFL league office, where he has broken every premium revenue metric in Super Bowl history, opened a billion-dollar stadium, and founded the San Francisco 49ers Talent Academy, where he became known as the “Why Coach”. As an award-winning keynote speaker named one of SUCCESS Magazine's top thought leaders that get results, Paul’s impact continues off stage providing leadership development and culture transformation programs for companies and teams including Amazon, Disney, Johnson & Johnson, NASA, the Los Angeles Lakers, and the Dallas Cowboys—and his work has been featured on ESPN, NBC, Fox Business, USA Today and today, Counsel Culture. He is also the best-selling author of “The Power of Playing Offense” and his book, “Better Decisions Faster”, comes out today! This conversation is decidated to Paul's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture.  Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.paulepstein.com | www.thepurposesummit.com   
51:40 9/26/23
Radical Presence with Dov Baron
My guest today is Dov Baron. Dov is a preeminent expert in helping leaders create life-and-work meaning. His models and strategies of the Emotional Source Code and the Anatomy of Meaning are used by leaders in business and government worldwide.  Dov has been named a Top 30 Global Leadership Guru five times and an Inc. Magazine Top Leadership Speaker twice.   He is the creator and host of two popular podcasts, “Leadership & Loyalty”, and "Curiosity Bites,” which has featured hundreds of hours of interviews with top leaders, scientists, theologians, military intelligence officers, and artists.   He has written for or been interviewed by many media outlets, including CEO World, CNN, Elle Italia, Entrepreneur, FOX and today, Counsel Culture He is the author of several books, including "One Red Thread: How to Find the Purpose Already Woven Into Your Life,” and "Fiercely Loyal: How High Performing Companies Develop and Retain Top Talent.” Both were bestsellers on Amazon.   As a speaker, Dov has presented to the United Nations, the Department of State, the World Management Forum, the Servant Leadership Institute, The World Management Forum in Iran, and the United States Air Force. Dov is also the co-founder of The Authentic Speaker Academy for Leadership — where he teaches leaders how to use ethical persuasion skills to impact and influence change makers.  This show is dedicated to Dov’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.dovbaron.com
56:42 9/13/23
Living Your Purpose with Ryan O'Hara
My guest today is Ryan O’Hara, a Catholic guy who lives in MN with his wife Jill and their four sons.  He has been helping college students and young adults live for big things, since 1997.   You might be asking yourself, what sort of 'big things' are you talking about? The first big thing is helping them answer Jesus' question "who do you say that I am?" The second big thing is walking with them as they discover, in light of the first big thing, who they are supposed to become, what they were born to do, and who they should journey with through all that life throws at them.  Ryan is someone I am grateful to call a friend and I am thrilled to introduce you to him today. This show is dedicated to Ryan's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.ryanohara.org | www.enterinter.xyz | Find Better Preach at: https://pod.link/1619852636  
61:22 9/1/23
Wonderhell with Laura Gassner Otting
Author, Catalyst, and Executive Coach Laura Gassner Otting inspires people to push past the doubt and indecision that keep great ideas in limbo by helping audiences think bigger and accept greater challenges that reach beyond their current, limited scope of belief. She delivers strategic thinking, well-honed wisdom, and perspective generated by decades of navigating change across the start-up, corporate, nonprofit, political, as well as philanthropic landscapes. Laura dares audiences to find their voice, and generate the confidence needed to tackle larger-than-life challenges by helping them to seek new ways of leading, managing, and mentoring others. Laura has appeared regularly on Good Morning America and the TODAY Show, and her writing has been seen in Harvard Business Review, Forbes, HR Magazine. She is the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of three books, including Wonderhell: Why Success Doesn’t Feel Like It Should… and What to Do About It, Limitless: How to Ignore Everybody, Carve Your Own Path, and Live Your Best Life, and Mission-Drive: Moving from Profit to Purpose.  This show is dedicated to Laura's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This, is Counsel Culture.  Learn more at: www.ericbrooker.com | www.limitlessassessment.com | www.wonderhell.com | www.enterinter.xyz  
40:47 8/17/23
The Earned Life with Dr. Marshall Goldsmith
Inc Magazine calls him - America's #1 executive coach. With a PhD from UCLA, Marshall Goldsmith is a pioneer in 360-degree feedback as a leadership development tool. His early efforts in providing feedback and then following-up with executives to measure changes in behavior were precursors to what eventually evolved as the field of executive coaching. With nearly 40 years of hands-on experience, Marshall Goldsmith is the leading expert on leadership and coaching for behavioral change. World-renowned business educator and coach, Dr. Marshall Goldsmith is the leading expert in his field. His singular ability to get results for top leaders has drawn over 150 CEOs and their management teams to address change in the workplace. They want what Dr. Goldsmith offers: practical and proven methods. This show is dedicated to Marshall's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This, is Counsel Culture.  Learn more at: www.ericbrooker.com | www.marshallgoldsmith.com | www.enterinter.xyz
38:32 8/3/23
Are You Who You Want to Be with Damian Gerke
I am thrilled to introduce you to today's guest. Damian Gerke and I originally connected at The Purpose Summit and immediatly hit it off. Damian is a leadership coach, author and learning & development professional with Houston-based coaching firm EntreResults. He's the author of three books, including Are You Who You Want to Be: How Knowing Your Identity Lets You Live Your True Purpose. Damian has coached business startups, leaders at Fortune 500 companies and many in between. He’s a credentialed member of the Association for Talent Development, International Coaching Federation, and Harrison Assessments International. He lives in St. Petersburg, FL with his wife Cheryl, and enjoys cycling and writing as a hobby.  His newest book, Are You Who You Want to Be comes out today! This show is dedicated to Damian's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.damiangerke.com  Thank you to our sponosr at https://www.enterinter.xyz 
38:30 7/19/23
It's About Kindness Not Business with Simon T. Bailey
Today’s show was recorded in front of a live studio audience at The Purpose Summit. My guest today is Simon T. Bailey and man alive does he bring the fire! A keynote speaker, a success coach, an author, television host, and philanthropist, Simon T. Bailey’s purpose in life is to help you discover your brilliance. Every single person has brilliance within them. The problem is that this brilliance often gets buried by society’s rigid rules on how we are allowed to use our talents and abilities. It’s only when we learn to shift our way of thinking that we can find our spark. Simon T. Bailey has the insight and inspiration to help you find your spark and unleash your brilliance to the world. With his more than 30 years of experience, he has worked with over 2,000 companies in 50 different countries. He has helped countless people find their spark, and he’ll help you find yours too. This show is dedicated to Simon’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.simontbailey.com | www.thepurposesummit.com      
40:46 7/6/23
Living in Community with Dr. Josh Wymore
Today’s show was recorded in front of a live studio audience at The Purpose Summit. My guest today is Dr. Josh Wymore! This is Josh’s second time on the show and it was great having him back! Dr. Josh Wymore has a passion for helping people live and lead with purpose and clarity. As an executive coach, consultant, and trainer with WYMORE, Josh has helped nonprofit and Fortune 500 leaders all around the world become more of who they were made to be. His book, Humbler Leadership, explores the ten mindsets and skill sets leaders can practice to become humbler. He loves helping people leverage their strengths, develop a growth mindset, and become humbler leaders. Before becoming a management consultant, Josh spent a decade in higher education developing leaders as an administrator and adjunct professor. Along the way, he obtained his PhD from The Pennsylvania State University. He and his family now proudly call Fort Wayne, IN, home.  Today, we talk about his book, Humbler Leadership and the importance of having community around us. I am proud to call Josh a friend and have him back on the show! This show is dedicated to Josh's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This, is Counsel Culture. Learn more at: www.ericbrooker.com | www.joshwymore.com | www.thepurposesummit.com 
33:45 6/22/23
Fail Forward with Jake Brown
Live from The Purpose Summit at The University of Notre Dame, my guest today is Jake Brown. Jake is a former NFL athlete turned entrepreneur, transformational speaker, and writer. He is the Chief Transformational Officer for PurposePoint and the Co-Founder of Varlo, a cycling and triathlon apparel brand. He is a 3x TEDx speaker, was 40 Under 40 in 2015, and has been featured in Forbes, Wall Street Journal, as well as Good Morning America. Jacob is mostly known for his thought leadership on LinkedIn, #FailForward posts, and inspirational videos. He travels globally speaking to corporations, colleges, and sports teams about how to take failure and turn it into fuel. He is a family man – a husband of one and a father of four. This show is dedicated to Jake’s journey, this conversation is what we make it, this is counsel culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.failforwardbrown.com | https://www.thepurposesummit.com  
37:57 6/6/23
Leadership & Culture in the NBA with Larry "Grandmama" Johnson
Our guest today needs little to no introduction. Larry Johnson is an absolute basketball legend. Famously taking on the character of, Grandmama in his Converse commercials, Larry has a long history of awards including; 1987 McDonald’s All American 1990 NCAA Champion The number 1 pick in the 1991 NBA Draft 2x NBA All Star NBA Player of the Year 1991 The list goes on. Please join me as today we welcome the legend, Grandmama himself, Larry Johnson to the show. This show is dedicated to Larry’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.larryjohnson2.com  
40:01 4/27/23
PurposePoint with Davin Salvagno
Our guest today is Davin Salvagno is the Founder of PurposePoint & The Purpose Summit, and an inspirational speaker & bestselling author known for connecting purpose, people, and performance. Having spent nearly two decades serving in various leadership roles in human resources, operations, marketing, and finance with Fortune 500 companies, his insights and talks have helped hundreds of organizations across the world engage their purpose and inspire their people. He is an honored member of the Marshall Goldsmith 100 Coaches, a channel partner of The Ken Blanchard Companies, and member of C12 Business Forums. His first book “Finding Purpose at Work” was published in 2020, and his second book “The Thief of Purpose” is expected to be released in 2024. Davin is originally from Philadelphia, PA, and currently resides in Michigan, with his wife Amy and their two children This show is dedicated to Davin's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. More at www.ericbrooker.com  Summit Registration: https://thepurposesummit.brushfire.com/purposesummit2023/532986?group=107771878260491ab27fb296133fded5&typecode=2023SPECIALINVITE  
36:10 4/11/23
The Looooooooong Game with Dorie Clark
My guest today is author and keynote speaker extraorinaire, Dorie Clark. Dorie has been named one of the Top 50 business thinkers in the world by Thinkers50, and was recognized as the #1 Communication Coach in the world by the Marshall Goldsmith Leading Global Coaches Awards. Clark, a consultant and keynote speaker, teaches executive education at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School, and she is the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Long Game, Entrepreneurial You, Reinventing You and Stand Out, which was named the #1 Leadership Book of the Year by Inc. magazine. A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, Clark has been described by the New York Times as an “expert at self-reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives.” A frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, she consults and speaks for clients including Google, Microsoft, and the World Bank.  You can download her free Long Game strategic thinking self-assessment at dorieclark.com/thelonggame. This show is dedicated to Dorie’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.dorieclark.com | www.enterinter.xyz
51:06 3/23/23
Healthy Leadership | Healthy Living with Dr. Jake Hyde
My guest today is Dr. Jake Hyde.  Dr. Hyde is a Chiropractor and Board Certified Holistic Healthcare Practitioner based in Florida. He has made it his mission to empower each of his practice members and clients to experience transformational healing through mind-body restoration, neuro-emotional reprogramming, trauma relief, nutritional consultations and corrective movement training. Jake is a wealth of knowledge and it was a privilege to have him on the show. Dr. Hyde also happens to be family. Jake is my cousin! Today we talk about health, healthy leadership, finding energy and so much more! This show is dedicated to Jake’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.drjakehyde.com | www.enterinter.xyz 
56:47 3/10/23
Overcoming Fears with Lt. Col. Waldo Waldman
Before we get started today, I want to share that former guest Kris Sokalowski has passed away. Kris came on our show back in February of 2022 to discuss his terminal cancer diagnosis and the power of a positive attitude. Rest in peace Kris Sokalowski. As we get started today, I am excited to welcome back Lt. Colonel and friend, Waldo Waldman. Waldo is a retired F-16 fighter pilot with 65 combat missions under his belt. I am proud to be a wingman to Waldo and am grateful to have him back on the show. Not only does Waldo have an incredible background, he has a passion for helping others by sharing his story. Today, we talk about his fear of heights and a long history of claustrophobia. Specifically, we talk about overcoming some of these fears to become the best version of ourselves possible. This show is dedicated to Waldo’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture.
48:04 2/23/23
Humbler Leadership with Dr. Josh Wymore
This conversation is one you are not going to want to miss.  Dr. Josh Wymore has a passion for helping people live and lead with purpose and clarity. As an executive coach, consultant, and trainer with WYMORE, Josh has helped nonprofit and Fortune 500 leaders all around the world become more of who they were made to be. His book, Humbler Leadership, explores the ten mindsets and skill sets leaders can practice to become humbler. He loves helping people leverage their strengths, develop a growth mindset, and become humbler leaders. Josh grew up on a Christian campground in the Texas countryside where the most common forms of entertainment were playing six-man football and chasing armadillos. Before becoming a management consultant, Josh spent a decade in higher education developing leaders as an administrator and adjunct professor. Along the way, he obtained his PhD from The Pennsylvania State University. He and his family now proudly call Fort Wayne, IN, home.  This show is dedicated to Josh’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.joshwymore.com  
30:05 2/3/23
Pivot & Go with David Nurse
My guest today is none other than David Nurse. David Nurse has been transforming the way hundreds of NBA stars play on the court for most of his career. In fact, his method was dubbed as training “athletes of the future” because of his ability to teach them how to tap into different mindsets and become unstoppable. He has written two bestselling books, runs a successful motivational coaching business and is a highly-sought-after speaker—hired by companies like Dell, Salesforce, ESPN and The NBA—to help thousands of employees and athletes develop unshakeable mindsets. In fact, he was recently named as one of the  top 50 keynote speakers in the world by Real Leaders and ranks as the youngest speaker on the list. As a former professional basketball player, David’s ability to get into the zone and master his mindset led him to two Guinness World Records for shooting—a huge accomplishment on its own. In 2016, the Brooklyn Nets hired him as a coach to help players improve their shooting—they went from being 28th in the league to 2nd overall in 3 point shooting. In total, David has worked with over 150 NBA players whose contract earnings amount to 3.2 billion. Today, CEOs and professional athletes hire David for his award-winning strategies and infectious positivity. His two books, Pivot & Go and #1 Amazon Best Seller on the Day of Release Breakthrough, have helped thousands develop confidence and find success; and its teachings are also at the very core of his virtual coaching business, online workshops and corporate speaking. He resides in Marina del Rey with his incredibly talented wife, actress Taylor Kalupa. When he’s not traveling the world inspiring thousands to have breakthrough moments, he loves going on long walks on the beach with his wife. As one star NBA superstar put it: “David is the guy that everyone needs to hire.” This show is dedicated to David's journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com | www.davidnurse.com  
41:19 2/2/23
Raise Your Game with Alan Stein Jr.
My guest today is Alan Stein Jr.  Alan is a world-renowned coach, speaker and author. He spent 15+ years working the highest performing basketball players on the planet and now teaches audiences how to utilize the same strategies in business that elite athletes use to perform at a world-class level. Alan specializes in improving individual and organizational leadership, performance and accountability.  He inspires and empowers everyone he works with to take immediate action and improve mindset, habits and productivity. “Alan played a huge role in my development on and off the court and his guidance helped me get to where I am today.” - Kevin Durant This show is dedicated to Alan’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. Learn more at www.ericbrooker.com & www.alansteinjr.com  
41:33 1/20/23
Lessons Learned with Jim Alling
My guest today is Jim Allling I was connected to Jim through a mutual friend and former guest, Howard Behar. Jim’s journey to leadership has put him in a myriad of executive roles from a Vice President at Nestle, the President of Starbucks, Chief Operating Officer at T-Mobile and most recently the CEO of Toms shoes! Today, Jim comes on the show to discuss some of the lessons he has learned in a live well lived. This show is dedicated to Jim’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. More at www.ericbrooker.com       
54:51 1/12/23
The Arsonist in the Office with Pete Havel
My guest today is Pete Havel. Pete Havel, a leading speaker, trainer, and consultant on workplace culture, leadership, and office politics, is author of the best-selling book recently ranked as Amazon’s #1 ‘Hot New Release’ The Arsonist in the Office: Fireproofing Your Life Against Toxic Coworkers, Bosses, Employees, and Cultures.   Pete and his company, Fireproofed Leadership, help organizations successfully deal with people problems, internal bad behavior, and the things that keep leaders up at night. He helps build better leaders, managers, and helps companies put together the building blocks that make organizations great. This show is dedicated to Pete’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. www.ericbrooker.com | www.petehavel.com 
52:12 12/29/22
Never Fly Solo with Lt. Col. Waldo Waldman
My guest today is none other than NY Times best-selling author and keynote speaker, Lieutenant Colonel Waldo Waldman. A real-world Top Gun, Waldo is a Hall of Fame keynote speaker, executive coach & expert on resilience, overcoming adversity & managing change. He leverages his real-world business acumen & experience leading diverse teams in combat to help leaders Overcome Obstacles, Build High-Performance Mindsets, & Grow Cohesive, Loyal teams. His focus on building “One Team, One Mission” cultures of trust is a perfect way to go into the upcoming new year. Waldo was in the military and flew 65 combat missions, is a friend and brings his wealth of knowledge to the show today. This show is dedicated to Waldo’s journey, this conversation is what we make it. This is Counsel Culture. More at www.ericbrooker.com | www.nickwork.us | www.waldowaldman.com | www.yourwingman.com/nfs 
50:22 12/16/22