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Ep. #20 - A Conversation With Michigan House [PART 2]

Ep. #20 - A Conversation With Michigan House [PART 2]

February 25, 2020

Be sure to listen to part 1 if you haven’t already! This conversation cuts right back into where we left off.

On this week's episode of the show, we share the second half of our conversation with Ted and Jamie of Michigan House! Michigan House is an organization with the focus and goal of putting a platform together to showcase all of the wonderful things that the state of Michigan has to offer.  Both Jamie and Ted have been on the project since the inception, and share the origin story behind Michigan House as well as their own personal backstories!

Topics discussed in this episode include:

  • Managing expectations
  • Starting with why, and then working backwards
  • The importance of a collaborative environment
  • How to encourage collaboration

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Ep. #19 - A Conversation With Michigan House [PART 1]

Ep. #19 - A Conversation With Michigan House [PART 1]

February 18, 2020

On this week's episode of the show, we are joined by Ted and Jamie of Michigan House! Michigan House is an organization with the focus and goal of putting a platform together to showcase all of the wonderful things that the state of Michigan has to offer.  Both Jamie and Ted have been on the project since the inception, and share the origin story behind Michigan House as well as their own personal backstories!

Topics discussed in this episode include:

  • The process of working with friends
  • Running with an idea and not looking back
  • How to build a sustainable team

If you have any topic ideas for the future, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Enjoyed this episode? Leave a review and send it to your best friend. Stay tuned for weekly episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations and incredible guests! 

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Ep. #18 - What It Takes To Be a Leader ft. George Aquino

Ep. #18 - What It Takes To Be a Leader ft. George Aquino

February 4, 2020

On this week's episode of the show, we are joined by George Aquino, who is the Vice President and Managing Director at AHC Hospitality. They are the company behind the biggest hotels in Grand Rapids, including the Amway Grand Plaza and the JW Marriott.

George joins us to discuss his personal career journey, his outlook on leadership, and other elements of how he and others around him have become successful.  This episode is perfect for anyone looking to learn about the ins and outs of the hospitality business, as well as those who want to learn from a successful leader in the workplace. 

Topics discussed in this episode include:

  • What does it take to be a great leader? 
  • Why discipline is so important
  • Creating a dynamic and effective workplace
  • The thriving Hotel District of Grand Rapids

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