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Challenge Yourself: Empowering Leaders and Coaches to Be More Effective.
45 minutes | May 25, 2021
E21: Chris Hetherington: Former NFL Player and Founder & CEO Peels
Yale grad and former NFL player Chris Hetherington talks to your cohosts McKenna and Greg about being "the quiet leader," learning to be a pro in any field, and embracing the grind to succeed as an entrepreneur.
43 minutes | May 4, 2021
E20: Khara + Derek West: Teacher, Coach, former NFL player & Entrepreneur
Your cohosts McKenna and Greg talk to married couple Kraha and Derek West about college athletics, finding strength in adversity, the dynamics of leadership both in work and parenting, and how passion drives hard work.
55 minutes | Apr 16, 2021
Episode 19: Chris Polaszek: Lawyer and Entrepreneur
Lawyer and entrepreneur Chris Polaszek speaks to Challenge Yourself hosts McKenna and Greg about learning hard work through past generations, the ups and downs of working on Wall Street, the importance of preparation, and the difference between finding happiness and understanding your purpose.
41 minutes | Mar 22, 2021
E18: Nick Cheever: Divisional VP at Trimble Transportation
Trimble Transportation Divisional Vice President Nick Cheever speaks to co-hosts McKenna and Greg on honing communication skills to guide individuals on his team, the process of working through the challenges that we all face, and how those challenges reveal what's truly important, and functioning through hard times by picking each other up.
42 minutes | Mar 15, 2021
E17: Ann Ebber: CEO/President Cherry Street Mission
CEO and Cherry Street Mission president Ann Eibert talks to Challenge Yourself hosts McKenna & Greg about having confidence in making decisions around your core values, seeing people without labels, and proofing plans for the future.
44 minutes | Mar 9, 2021
E16: Jeff Smith: WTOL News Anchor
WTOL 11 news anchor Jeff Smith speaks to your co-hosts McKenna and Greg about committing to the community, covering difficult stories, and the value of being open to learning, being open to leading, and being open to listening.
42 minutes | Mar 1, 2021
E15: Steve Taylor: Taylor Automotive Family GM and Taylor Kia Owner
Taylor Automotive Family General Manager and Taylor Kia owner Steve Taylor talks to your cohosts McKenna and Greg about how being stuck behind a school bus changed his perspective on success, the "PARTEEEEE" core values his organization upholds, and authoring an Amazon best-selling book on a more positive car-buying experience.
48 minutes | Feb 22, 2021
E14: Kate Leavell: Culture Building Consultant, Coach, Author
Author, speaker, and NCAA and high school lacrosse coach Kate Leavell shares her vision with host McKenna and Greg about meeting John Gordon and how he transformed her coaching, practical strategies she uses to build a culture with her athletes, and the secret experiment she conducted with a team that changed her outlook.https://www.kateleavell.com/
48 minutes | Feb 16, 2021
E13: Chad Bringman: Ronald McDonald House NWO President
President and Executive Director of the Ronald McDonald House of Northwest Ohio Chad Bringman speaks to hosts McKenna and Greg about looking for influence opportunities, picking a direction but being willing to adapt, and the volunteers and donations that fuel his organization.
27 minutes | Feb 8, 2021
E12: Randy Oostra: Promedica President and CEO
President and CEO of Promedica and philanthropist Randy Oostra talks to Challenge Yourself hosts McKenna and Greg about finding happiness in starting over, education is the key to success, and the importance of emotional intelligence in making connections with people.
53 minutes | Feb 1, 2021
E11: Dr. Phil Gribble: PhD, ATC and Chair, University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky professor and Chair of the Department of Athletic Training and Clinical Nutrition Phillip Gribble, Ph.D, ATC, talks to hosts McKenna and Greg about finding his passion in research, growing a program, and his formula of establishing a foundation of expertise while tinkering with "the next thing."
49 minutes | Jan 28, 2021
E10: Diana Patton: Rise Advocate | Speaker | Author
Lawyer, motivational speaker, and life coach Diana Patton talks to the Challenge Yourself hosts about being there for others, opening yourself to connect, and finding your purpose though service.www.risewithdiana.com
47 minutes | Jan 25, 2021
E9: Jerry Bell: Springfield HS Football Coach/Curriculum Director
Your co-hosts McKenna and Greg speak with Springfield Local Schools head football coach and Assistant Curriculum Director Jerry Bell about stepping away from the game to make time for family, the value of a second chance, and emphasizing culture and character over wins and losses in a program.
40 minutes | Jan 18, 2021
E8: Jen Brooks: Athletic Director at Ursuline Academy
41 minutes | Jan 14, 2021
E7: J.R. Toland: Savage President + CEO
43 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
E6: Jen Flynn Oldenburg: The Ohio State Women's Volleyball Coach
44 minutes | Jan 7, 2021
E5: Jimmy Harmon: Bennett Management CEO
Bennett Management Corporationhttps://bmc65.com/
49 minutes | Jan 4, 2021
E4: Alicia Wagner: Owner of Fowl & Fodder Downtown
40 minutes | Jan 4, 2021
E3: Bob LaClair: Former President of Fifth Third Bank NWO Region
39 minutes | Jan 4, 2021
E2: Becky Schmidt: Hope College Volleyball Coach
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