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The Impact of Human Connection: Insights from Randy Platt and Rodney Burris of Care Partners at Home on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 13th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

For Care Partners at Home, each day is an opportunity to deliver compassion, empathy and love. Randy Platt​ and Rodney Burris​, two healthcare leaders, channeled their personal stories of caregiving and love into a completely different approach. Here are three takeaways from our time with Randy and Rodney on Critical Mass Radio Show: 1. Ensure that those you […]

Forward Thinking Financial Planning: Insights from Shirley Wiliani of A La Carte Solutions on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 12th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

When it comes to getting reliable information about your business or gaining valuable insight about your company’s financial health, you want the best and only the best. A La Carte Solutions helps you profit from experience by offering custom-­tailored accounting teams for your firms. Shirley Wiliani joined us to discuss more. Here are three takeaways from our time with […]

The Gift of Mobility: Insights from Don Schoendorfer, President and CEO of Free Wheelchair Mission, on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 9th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

70 million people in the world are in need of a wheelchair but cannot afford one. Free Wheelchair Mission is a nonprofit organization that provides wheelchairs at no cost to people in developing nations. President and CEO Don Schoendorfer joined us to discuss how the organization is transforming lives through the gift of mobility. Here are three takeaways […]

The Power of Company Culture: Insights from Author Chris Dyer on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 7th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

Culture is the foundation for success in any organization, so it’s no surprise that companies with the strongest cultures earn top rankings on several lists including “best places to work.” Chris Dyer is here to discuss his book The Power of Company Culture and the impact of culture on a firm’s overall success. Here are […]

Telling Stories of Value: Insights from Michael Ashley of INK Wordsmiths on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 5th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

Michael Ashley and his team at INK Wordsmiths help aspiring novelists and authors to monetize their passion with guidance, utilizing past experiences to offer personalized coaching. He joined us to discuss his firm and the importance of outlining and getting your ideas on the page. Here are three takeaways from our time with Michael Ashley on Critical Mass Radio […]

How to Write at Work: Insights from Author Peter Brennan on Critical Mass Radio Show

May 5th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

Whether it be an email, blog or article, everyone ends up doing some sort of writing in their work field. If you’re looking to improve your writing in an easy way, Peter Brennan is here to help. In his latest book How to Write at Work, he breaks it all down into a checklist with professional tips. Here […]

Building a Strong Industry Ecosystem: Insights from Bill Carpou, President & CEO of OCTANe, on Critical Mass Radio Show

April 30th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

OCTANe is building the SoCal of tomorrow by connecting people, resources, and capital to drive technology industry growth and new jobs into Orange County. President & CEO Bill Carpou joined us to discuss the company’s vision and more. Here are three takeaways from our time with Bill Carpou on Critical Mass Radio Show: 1. Building an ecosystem takes a […]

Eradicating Child Abuse Through the Power of Prevention: Insights from Scott Trotter, Executive Director of the Child Abuse Prevention Center, on Critical Mass Radio Show

April 30th, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

Every ten seconds, a child is abused. To raise awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month, we are shining a spotlight on the Child Abuse Prevention Center, an organization that directly serves at­-risk children and families in crisis and works to break the generational cycle of abuse. Executive Director Scott Trotter joined us to share more about the foundation and […]

The Compensation “Ticking Time Bomb”: Insights from Mae Lon Ding, President of Personnel Systems Associates on Critical Mass Radio Show

April 23rd, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

A rapid rise in state and city minimum wage combined with low unemployment is creating a compensation ticking time bomb for many firm leaders. President of Personnel Systems Associates Mae Lon Ding​ joined us to discuss two new laws affecting compensation in California. Here are three takeaways from our time with Mae Lon Ding on Critical Mass Radio Show: […]

Bringing Marketing to Life: Insights from Erik Kerr of The Draw Shop on Critical Mass Radio Show

April 23rd, 2018 by Richard (Ric) Franzi, MBA

The concept of creativity can be seen everywhere from business to personal life, and is often the quickest way to get your own colors shown to the public with the utmost attention. Erik Kerr from The Draw Shop joined us to discuss how The Draw Shop is bringing marketing and sales to life. Here are three takeaways from […]

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