PODCAST: Episode 27 – Empowered Women Empowering Women with Brenda Tate

Brenda Tate, a community volunteer serving as President and Founder of the Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida, joins Heather this week to discuss her lifetime of service in dedication to supporting and empowering women and especially female entrepreneurs. From her own time as a young single mom, Brenda has felt a passion and drive to help other women capitalize on …

PODCAST: Episode 26 – Simple Steps to Measuring Your Success

Success is a direct result of doing the right activities, the right way. – Heather Christie In this episode, Heather makes it clear that your success is based on what (and how well) you measure. She helps define lead and lag measures and gives specific examples from her own business to help you ensure you’re tracking both accurately in your …

Podcast: Episode 25 – The Seven Laws of Networking

Heather shares her “7 Laws of Networking” in this episode of Mastermind. Do you dread networking events, conferences and office parties? Are you actively planning and strategizing how to best take advantage of those opportunities? Heather brings her years of experience as a speaker, consultant and coach to the table so that no matter what your behavioral style or personal …

Podcast: Episode 22 – Leading with Passion and Purpose with Scott Burgess

Every employee that comes in has a natural instinct, I believe, to move in the ranks of the organization. – Scott Burgess In this episode of Mastermind with Heather Christie, Heather is joined by Scott Burgess, CEO of the David Lawrence Center. From his beginnings as an entry level vocational counselor at Alexia Brothers Center for Mental Health, to Executive …

PODCAST: Episode 20 – The Seven Motivators

  In this episode of Mastermind with Heather Christie, Heather talks about why we do the things we do. Not just how we interact with our world and colleagues but WHY. Understanding these motivators will not only help you drive toward your own goals, but better manage employees or subordinates and better understand coworkers and supervisors. “In a jar of …

PODCAST: Episode 19 – Dean Piccirillo

Dean Piccirillo is a Principal at HBKS Wealth Advisors and a Senior Financial Advisor and has been practicing for over 25 years. He is also very active in the Southwest Florida community, having recently chaired, along with his wife Monica, the 2015 Signature Chef’s Auction for the March of Dimes, among his many endeavours.   Dean’s education in leadership and …

PODCAST: Episode 18 – Strangers on a Plane

From a successful law practice in Chicago, traveling the world as a lobbyist, Heather Christie found the inspiration to change her direction and life through a stranger’s gift thousands of feet above sea level. “My growth, my development actually DICTATES my results in life.” – Heather Christie
 The book was worth the read, but it was Heather’s decision to reframe …

PODCAST: Episode 17 – Greg Newell Interview

Greg Newell is the co-founder and President of Nave Newell, a civil engineering and consulting firm that specializes in land development. At the core of Greg’s business is his long-standing philosophy of striving for the extraordinary as both a standard in design and service to clients. He achieves this level of service in many ways, but one stand-out technique that …