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Paper Napkin Wisdom - Podcast and Blog for Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Difference-Makers

I've asked 1000s of the worlds top Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers to share with me their most important pearl of wisdom on a simple paper napkin. Then I ask them to have a conversation about why they shared that Paper Napkin Wisdom with me and what it meant to them and for them in their life. Visit http://www.papernapkinwisdom.com for full show notes and archives. Learn their exceptional Stories of Drive, Impact, Balance and Leadership shared by CEOs, founders, authors, speakers, mentors, and teachers. They share successes and failures alike, paying forward their learning experiences to all of us.
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Dec 24, 2013

  Dr Norris Krueger loves to talk all things entrepreneur and entrepreneurship.  He’s made it his business to understand what entrepreneurship takes and so comes at us with a more academic approach.  What’s fascinating here, as the Holidays and New … Continue reading

The post Learn How To Learn And Change By Doing This – Dr Norris Krueger appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 23, 2013

David Galbenski, Founder of Lumen Legal, calls himself a “Thought Leader” and I think that’s as accurate description of him as possible for someone so engaged and involved in his business, community and family. There are many Dave-isms that have … Continue reading

The post Make It Great – David Galbenski appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 20, 2013

Winnie Brignac Hart, Founder, President and Creative Director of TwinEngine, is a truly unique entrepreneur and highly effective leader.  Interesting, it’s the fact that she grew up identically to her sister (they’re twins) that has helped to set her apart. … Continue reading

The post Everything Is “Easy” When We Do This – Winnie Brignac Hart appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 19, 2013

Michael Walsh is back and he’s challenging us to debunk the myth of Time Management.  He says, there’s no such thing. He instead says that we need to be more mindful of our energy buckets.  There are some things that … Continue reading

The post Time Management Is A Myth – Michael Walsh appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 18, 2013

Todd Smart has successfully built more than three businesses and then successfully sold them to exit and he’s done it all in different industries.  So, it can be said, that he knows what it takes to grow businesses.  Good thing … Continue reading

The post Ready, Set, Grow! – Todd Smart appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 17, 2013

Keith Strauss, President of Sales Concepts Inc., has been helping other companies grow for nearly 20 years.  He’s made it a point to work with their sales teams to grow and maximize opportunities for their future.  All the while, he’s … Continue reading

The post Help You, Help Yourself – Keith Strauss appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 16, 2013

Rob Simons is the Founder and CEO of Toolbox Studios, an award winning digital and communications company based in San Antonio.  No surprise that he’s made it his life to help entrepreneurs and leaders do more – and he shares … Continue reading

The post It’s Really An Incredible Story – Rob Simons appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 6, 2013

David Nilssen has led his company, Guidant Financial, to impressive growth over the last 10 years, but he says that he only just recently figured out a recipe for accelerated growth and better than ever alignment. In his Paper Napkin … Continue reading

The post Stop Building Consensus In Silos, Start Preaching Permisson, Perspective, and Patience – David Nilssen appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 5, 2013

Jane Roos is a social entrepreneur, fundraiser extraordinaire and general dynamo. She has helped countless Canadian athletes make their way to the Olympics by helping them focus on their athletics and not on a part-time job.  There is no question … Continue reading

The post Carving Out A Different Path To Success – Jane Roos appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 4, 2013

Scott Fritz is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and Angel Investor. In 1997, Scott founded a business called Human Capital and grew the company into a nationwide player in ten years. The successive 1000% growth made his company a fixture of the … Continue reading

The post Three Step Plan For Strategic Decisions to Propel Growth – Scott Fritz appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 3, 2013

  Matt Stewart is a dynamic leader and speaker. He’s grown a small Southern California business into a national leader in two industries and has received several awards for his work. That said, Matt is no stranger to nay-sayers. He’s … Continue reading

The post Harvesting The Good Out Of Criticism Is Essential For Entrepreneurs – Matt Stewart appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Dec 2, 2013

John Bly is a CPA, a successful entrepreneur, and a mergers and acquisitions czar. He’s grown his practice over the past 8 or 9 years and in that time he’s completed 8 acquisitions and 2 mergers. At the heart of his … Continue reading

The post Entrepreneurs May Use Lots of Dirty Words, But Here’s One We Should Use More – John Bly appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 29, 2013

  Lesley Hayes has built and subsequently exited three successful businesses. She now works as a mentor and has started to look academically at how entrepreneurs define leadership. Coming from an entrepreneurial background, Lesley is able to approach the study … Continue reading

The post Core Strength Is Vital For Entrepreneurial Leaders – Lesley Hayes appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 27, 2013

Barrett Ersek is a serial entrepreneur; he’s been founding and growing his own businesses since he was 17 years old. Through his entrepreneurial journey, Barrett has come to embrace and rely on a philosophy of gratitude. In his Paper Napkin Wisdom … Continue reading

The post Is Gratitude The Gatekeeper To Greatness – Barrett Ersek appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 25, 2013

Jack Daly is an energetic and inspiring speaker, a proven CEO, and a successful entrepreneur. Jack’s been an entrepreneur from a very young age. He started his first business at the age of 12 and at the age of 13 he … Continue reading

The post Making A Difference Is What He’s All About – Jack Daly appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 22, 2013

  Allie Mooney is an award winning and energetic speaker, an author, and an expert at helping organizations and leaders better understand their people. Allie works to help her clients identify the personalities of their employees and teaches them how to … Continue reading

The post Influencing People And Becoming “Happily” Incompatible With Others – Allie Mooney appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 21, 2013

  Steve Satterwhite is a thought leader, an entrepreneur, an author, and CEO. He’s built a business that has grown despite significant environmental and internal challenges. He set out to build the company he always wanted to work for and he … Continue reading

The post Living And Leading Above The Line – Steve Satterwhite appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 20, 2013

  Jamie Gerdsen is the dynamic, free thinking, and energetic CEO of Apollo Home Comfort. He’s innovated in a traditional industry where people often say, “You can’t do THAT!” and found incredible success in sticking to his vision, making adjustments consistently, and … Continue reading

The post He Tried To Push His Business – But Let It Pull Him To The Top Instead – Jamie Gerdsen appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 19, 2013

Peter Bredlau Jr. is a second generation owner of Quality Service Associates Inc. He’s a straight shooter and has made the company his own with his unique leadership style. Peter’s Paper Napkin Wisdom is a piece of advice he would give to any entrepreneur: … Continue reading

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Nov 18, 2013

John Spence’s catch-phrase is “Awesomely Simple”, and while John is a whole lot of awesome, he’s hardly simple. He’s a Ted-x sensation and shares a story that literally every college kid should hear John’s entrepreneurial journey is story of hard … Continue reading

The post This “Overnight Success” Only Took 17 Years of Hard Work And Shares How We Can Do It Too – John Spence appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 15, 2013

  Greg Crabtree is a very compelling and interesting guy with an amazing story. He has made a life of helping clients, most of whom are entrepreneurs, align their financial goals and grow. He’s a speaker, an author, and a financial … Continue reading

The post Growth By Subtraction? What? It’s True – And It Works – Greg Crabtree appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 14, 2013

    Eric Keiles is an entrepreneur, speaker, and writer. He has spoken and participated in panel throughout America’s entrepreneurial community and acts as a guest lecturer at several Philadelphia-area business schools; he’s a highly intelligent guy with a lot of … Continue reading

The post When the Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Strategic – Eric Keiles appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 13, 2013

  Andy Bailey has been an entrepreneur for over 18 years and in that time he’s had the lesson of focus beaten into him. In his Paper Napkin Wisdom, Andy explains how the Rockefeller Habits changed his entrepreneurial life and … Continue reading

The post Distracted by Things You Think Are Urgent? Decide To Focus On What’s Important Instead – Andy Bailey appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 12, 2013

  Robert Wagnon is the founder, CEO, and Chairmen of Republic State Mortgage. Recently he’s become the scout master of a troupe of over seventy scouts and he’s found that watching the scouts go through their first leadership experiences has … Continue reading

The post Developing Human Capital Starts With Shift In Perspective – Robert Wagnon appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

Nov 11, 2013

  Dandapani is a former Hindu monk, a speaker, and entrepreneur. He works with companies and organizations around the world conducting training through workshops, retreats, and coaching. Dandapani brings a really unique and fascinating perspective into Paper Napkin Wisdom, his … Continue reading

The post Energy – How Do You Manage Yours? Beware the Energy Vampires – Dandapani appeared first on Paper Napkin Wisdom - Blog and Podcast For Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Difference-Makers.

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