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A Podcast from Kolbe Corp

Finding Freedom: Helping Entrepreneurs Shine, with Gino Wickman
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Finding Freedom: Helping Entrepreneurs Shine, with Gino Wickman

Gino Wickman has done as much for entrepreneurs as anyone walking this planet. A celebrated leader, founder, and author, he is the mastermind behind incredible systems that countless businesses around the globe use every day. Join Gino and Kolbe Corp President Amy Bruske as they discuss how critica...

How Growing Businesses Use Assessments like Kolbe, Working Genius, CliftonStrengths, and More
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How Growing Businesses Use Assessments like Kolbe, Working Genius, CliftonStrengths, and More

Amy Bruske and Shannon Waller explain why assessments matter in business and how you can harness their power to grow your business. In this episode, they explore the different types of assessments and how they can provide insights into an individual's cognitive strengths, motivations, and natural wa...

Culture is Everything: Tackle the Most Pressing People Issues in Your Business
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Culture is Everything: Tackle the Most Pressing People Issues in Your Business

We asked the President/Integrator of the company helping hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurial companies around the world how to turn their worst personnel nightmares into a dream scenario. In this conversation, you’ll hear Kelly Knight of EOS Worldwide and Amy Bruske, President/Integrator of Kol...

The Fact Finder Episode: How You Gather and Share Information
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The Fact Finder Episode: How You Gather and Share Information

In this episode, Kolbe experts Stephanie Clergé, Eric Herrera, and Nicole Loucks break down the Fact Finder Action Mode® and discuss the different strengths within it, such as specifying, simplifying, and explaining. They provide coaching tips for each strength, address common misconceptions, and de...

Next-Level Leadership – Using Kolbe to Help Executives Thrive and Build Dream Teams
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Next-Level Leadership – Using Kolbe to Help Executives Thrive and Build Dream Teams

Nobody is asked to make more decisions, more difficult decisions, or more important decisions than executives. So anything that gives leaders an upper hand in making those decisions more efficiently and effectively is pure gold.   Enter our guests: Susan Spritz Myers and Whitney Capps. Susan a...

The Power to Empower — Using Kolbe to Impact Careers, Families, and Communities
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The Power to Empower — Using Kolbe to Impact Careers, Families, and Communities

How do you ensure you’re equipped to grow as a business leader? As a family member? As a trusted member of your community? And how can you help others do the same?  In this episode, Stephanie Clergé, VP of People and Product Development at Kolbe Corp, and Rob Castaneda, Founder ...

Epic Business Transformations: Discover The Power of a Kolbe Consultant
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Epic Business Transformations: Discover The Power of a Kolbe Consultant

Kari Gillenwater knows all about providing clients with epic business transformations. In this episode, Kari shares how discovering her Kolbe strengths has improved both her life and her business, explains how she uses Kolbe to help top business owners build teams and empower their employees, and of...

The People Part of Financial Services
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The People Part of Financial Services

Host Eric Herrera explores the intersection of human behavior and digital finance with James Robert Lay and Audrey Cannata from the Digital Growth Institute. Delve into the dynamics at play in key working relationships, how to form a dynamic duo with someone who has very different natural strengths...

Lessons in Conative Excellence, Part II
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Lessons in Conative Excellence, Part II

Toby Phillips engages with Kolbe Certified™ Consultants representing two of the finalists for the Kolbe Enterprise Award. The episode features insightful conversations with Shara Wokal and Clare Willson from Riff Creative, along with Hillary Snyder from Riverstone Communities. They all discuss their...

Action Starter: Connecting Kolbe and EOS®
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Action Starter: Connecting Kolbe and EOS®

Action Starters are a series of shorts from the Powered by Instinct podcast. These are bite-sized clips with easily accessible knowledge for you to enjoy.This clip comes from David Kolbe’s interview with EOS® Worldwide Visionary Mark O’Donnell back in season 1.It’s a great recap on why Kolbe and EOS...

Lessons in Conative Excellence, Part 1
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Lessons in Conative Excellence, Part 1

Toby Phillips engages with the three finalists for the Kolbe Professional Award. Sarah Gillet Couto shares her transformative journey from banking to coaching, highlighting how Kolbe's theory reshaped her career and personal understanding. Morgan Hutchings and Shawn Gulyas discuss the impact of cona...

The Easy Button for Team Health
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The Easy Button for Team Health

“The Easy Button for Team Health” is a candid discussion on how to make your most pressing people decisions easier to handle. You'll discover the secret to making the biggest impact on team performance in the quickest amount of time, get a better understanding of the Kolbe System™ and how you can ap...

Action Starter: A Non-Negotiable for Hiring
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Action Starter: A Non-Negotiable for Hiring

Action Starters are a series of shorts from the Powered by Instinct podcast. These are bite-sized clips with easily accessible knowledge for you to enjoy.This clip comes to us from Season 1, Episode 3, when Kolbe Corp CEO David Kolbe sat down with Jessica Mogill of Crisp.In this short clip, they dis...

Surviving a 5,000-Mile Road Trip with Your Family Using Kolbe Wisdom™
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Surviving a 5,000-Mile Road Trip with Your Family Using Kolbe Wisdom™

Tashyna Wingo, Director of Operations at Kolbe Corp, recounts her 5,800 mile long “great American family road trip” in a conversation with Nicole Loucks, VP of Youth & Education Programs at Kolbe. They delve into the dynamics of a family road trip, highlighting the unique ways each family member's i...

Using Kolbe Strengths to Navigate the Good Times and the Bad
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Using Kolbe Strengths to Navigate the Good Times and the Bad

Amy Bruske is joined by Mari Martin, “The Mother of Kolbe in West Michigan.” Mari shares how her MO, and her knowledge, has been instrumental in both her career and her personal life, through the good times and the bad. She covers how she used Kolbe as a foundation to build a successful practice, an...

How to Infuse Kolbe into Your Company  Culture
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How to Infuse Kolbe into Your Company Culture

Stephanie Clergé and guest Shara Wokal, CFO/CHRO of Riff Agency, dive into the world of Kolbe and discuss how Riff Agency integrates Kolbe into their hiring, onboarding, and team-building processes. They discuss the importance of consistency and intentionality in infusing Kolbe into the company cult...

Action Starter: Focus Areas of the Kolbe System™
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Action Starter: Focus Areas of the Kolbe System™

Action Starters are a series of shorts from the Powered by Instinct podcast. These are bite-sized clips with easily accessible knowledge for you to enjoy.This clip is an important one for understanding the basics of how Kolbe can work for you.It’s the 4 components of the Kolbe System in under 4 minu...

Action Starter: Comparing Your Kolbe Result With Others
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Action Starter: Comparing Your Kolbe Result With Others

Action Starters are a series of shorts from the Powered by Instinct podcast. These are bite-sized clips with easily accessible knowledge for you to enjoy.This clip comes from the first season of Powered by Instinct, when Stephanie Clergé and Eric Herrera discussed an important step in understanding ...

Action Starter: What Makes a Successful Team?
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Action Starter: What Makes a Successful Team?

Action Starters are a series of shorts from the Powered by Instinct podcast. These are bite-sized clips with easily accessible knowledge for you to enjoy.This clip comes from the very first episode of Powered by Instinct, where we asked acclaimed theorist and founder of Kolbe Corp, Kathy Kolbe, a ve...

Hire Right, the First Time: Using Kolbe to Build Stronger, More Cohesive Teams
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Hire Right, the First Time: Using Kolbe to Build Stronger, More Cohesive Teams

Samir Wagle, Founder and Managing Partner of 11:11 Partners, shares his experiences and strategies for building high-performing teams, aligning personal passions with professional performance, and the integral role Kolbe plays in their recruitment and team development processes. Samir and Eric Herre...

Find Your Natural Strengths and Build a Team Around Them, with Dan Sullivan of Strategic Coach®
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Find Your Natural Strengths and Build a Team Around Them, with Dan Sullivan of Strategic Coach®

David Kolbe sits down with renowned entrepreneur and coach, Dan Sullivan, to discuss the impact of Kolbe on personal and professional growth. Dan shares his experiences with the transformative power of the Kolbe A™Index, reflects on his coaching career and the importance of understanding clients' Ko...

Getting Certified in Kolbe: Build a Practice, Maximize Performance, Change Lives.
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Getting Certified in Kolbe: Build a Practice, Maximize Performance, Change Lives.

Amy and Stephanie delve into the power of the Kolbe System™ and what it offers Kolbe Consultants. They also discuss innovative ways they’ve seen Kolbe Consultants impact the business world and individual clients alike, and how Kolbe's continuous education and on-demand learning resources provide con...

Tales of a Newly Certified Kolbe Consultant
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Tales of a Newly Certified Kolbe Consultant

Elizabeth Cook, a Kolbe Certified™ Consultant and Founder of Elizabeth Cook Consulting, LLC, joins our host Eric Herrera to discuss her first encounter with Kolbe, what changed once she took it, how she decided to become a consultant, the process behind it, and how she uses Kolbe with her clients. A...

Finding the Freedom to Be Yourself
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Finding the Freedom to Be Yourself

Hutton Henry uses a practice called technology due diligence. The goal is to place the people who build tech solutions first and show investors the value behind such teams. Kolbe is part of the process, and in this episode, Hutton shares with David Kolbe how taking the Kolbe assessment changed his a...

Build a Business & Stronger Relationships with the Power of Conation
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Build a Business & Stronger Relationships with the Power of Conation

Angelique, Phil, and Kolbe Corp CEO David Kolbe discuss the story behind BoldHaus and the role of Kolbe in the company's rebranding. They also recapitulate their first encounter with Kolbe and how it helped them build a team and grow as leaders, and how Kolbe has helped them provide high-quality ser...