The EntreLeadership Podcast

Hosted by George Kamel, the EntreLeadership Podcast features lively discussions and tips on leadership and business by some of the top minds in the business, like Mark Cuban, Seth Godin, Jim Collins and Simon Sinek. More at

How to Clarify Roles and Get Results with Danie...
25 min
How to Avoid the Quiet Firing Trend with Dr. Ti...
33 min
The Keys to a Productive One-on-One Meeting wit...
33 min
Everything You Need to Know About Quiet Quittin...
31 min
How Trust Determines the Speed of Your Success ...
35 min
How Constructive Criticism Leads to a Strong Te...
35 min
How to Avoid Terrible Hiring Decisions and Hire...
42 min
How to Become a Leader and Stop Being Just a Bo...
37 min
How to Prevent a Toxic Work Culture with Ken Co...
33 min
Why Humor Is a Secret Weapon at Work with Naomi...
40 min
The 5 Reasons You Need an Assistant with Tricia...
38 min
Proven Strategies for Recruiting Great Employee...
40 min
The Leadership Habits That Sabotage Your Succes...
34 min
How to Use Systems to Achieve Your Goals with C...
41 min
The 5 Keys to Building Trust With Your Team wit...
40 min
How to Master the Most Overlooked Leadership Sk...
38 min
Make Better Decisions With These Key Principles...
42 min
The Secret to Being a Confident Leader with Dr....
33 min
The Difference Between Good and Bad Success wit...
34 min
How Recognition Drives Team Success with David ...
37 min
This Is the Greatest Barrier to Your Success wi...
35 min
This Is the Leadership That Formed America with...
31 min
How to Invest Your Time to Achieve Success with...
37 min
How to Become a Leader Worth Following with Cla...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Clay Scroggins. Clay is a bestselling author and a leadership speaker. He shares some ways leadership has changed in recent years and what principles remain the same. Then he dives into the skills he...
33 min
How to Manage Fear and High Stress with Bill Smith
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Bill Smith, the founder of Shipt—a company he sold to Target for $550 million in 2017. He’s also the founder and CEO of Landing, his new venture. Bill shares the story of Shipt, including a dark time...
31 min
How to Avoid the Daily Grind at Work with Rabbi...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Rabbi Daniel Lapin. Rabbi Lapin is known as America's Rabbi. He’s a rabbinic scholar, international speaker and bestselling author. He shares how showing up day after day is the key to success, plus how to...
30 min
Maximize Your Day for Success with Ed Mylett
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Ed Mylett. Ed is an entrepreneur, bestselling author, speaker and host of The Ed Mylett Show. We dive into his new book, The Power of One More, and unpack the two keys he says lead to happiness and success....
38 min
How to Use Rejection to Fuel Success with Jamie...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Jamie Kern Lima. Jamie is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, keynote speaker and co-founder of IT Cosmetics—a company she started in her living room and sold to L’Oréal for $1.2 billion. In this episode,...
36 min
The Lies You Believe About Success with Tim Sch...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Tim Schurrer. Tim is an author, speaker, podcast host and the former COO of StoryBrand. He shares some of the concepts from his new book, The Secret Society of Success. These include: why we often look for...
34 min
Why Your Routines Shape the Future of Your Lead...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Jocko Willink. Jocko is a decorated, retired Navy SEAL officer, bestselling author and co-founder of Echelon Front, where he serves as a leadership instructor, speaker and executive coach. In this episode,...
38 min
How to Love and Excel in Your Work as a Leader ...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Marcus Buckingham. Marcus leads research at the ADP Research Institute. He’s a bestselling author and is known for his research on strengths and leadership at work. Marcus shares what he calls red threads...
34 min
Why You Might Be Sabotaging Your Leadership wit...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Tim Tebow, a Heisman Trophy winner, two-time national champion, four-time New York Times bestselling author, and philanthropist. Tim explains why having haters is a good thing and why the best leaders make...
32 min
How an Accidental Leader Transformed an Industr...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Scott Harrison. Scott is the founder and CEO of charity: water, a nonprofit focused on bringing clean water to everyone on Earth. We talk about how he’s scaled charity: water over the past 15 years and why...
30 min
The Difference Between Good and Great Leaders w...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Dr. John Delony, a Ramsey Personality, bestselling author, mental health expert and the host of The Dr. John Delony Show. John explains why the best leaders lead themselves first. We talk about what leading...
38 min
How to Avoid Boring Brainstorm Meetings with Da...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Danny Warshay. Danny is an entrepreneur who has co-founded and sold multiple companies and teaches entrepreneurship at Brown University. Danny shares how to keep brainstorm meetings from becoming boring and...
32 min
How to Scale and Advance a Bold Vision with Lau...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Lauren Letta. Lauren is the former COO of charity: water, an incredible nonprofit organization that brings clean drinking water to people in developing countries. She shares how she took the bold vision of...
34 min
How to Use To-Do Lists to Be More Productive wi...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Charles Duhigg, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and the bestselling author of Smarter Faster Better and The Power of Habit. Charles explains his process for writing a successful to-do list and...
38 min
Improve Your Decision-Making Skills Using Rigor...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Wes Kao. Wes co-founded altMBA with our friend Seth Godin. She is also a co-founder of Maven. Wes talks about the power of rigorous thinking and the transformational impact it can have on your culture and...
38 min
How to Lead With Intentionality and Purpose wit...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Jordan Lee Dooley, an entrepreneur, a podcaster and a bestselling author. Jordan explains how to use your drive to propel you forward—and how to be content with where you’re at. She also gives you tips...
37 min
How Chick-fil-A Achieves Fantastic Customer Ser...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Shane Benson. Shane is the senior vice president of operations at Chick-fil-A corporate and was Chick-fil-A’s vice president of customer experience for 16 years. He shares how the customer service culture...
36 min
Tips for Creating Moments Your Customers Won’t ...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Jesse Cole, the founder of Fans First Entertainment and owner of the Savannah Bananas baseball team. Jesse has an inspiring story that started with an empty baseball stadium on the brink of closing. Now that...
36 min
The Keys to Starting and Adapting Your Product ...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Marie Forleo. She’s a CEO, entrepreneur, speaker, bestselling author, creator of MarieTV and host of The Marie Forleo Podcast. She shares how to overcome your inner critic, launch before you’re ready,...
54 min
The Breakthrough Formula for Leadership Success...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to David Nurse, a former professional basketball player and Guinness World Record holder for three-point shooting, speaker and bestselling author. He shares his breakthrough formula and how you can push through lim
55 min
How Successful Leaders Solve Problems with Ryan...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Ryan Michler, the founder of Order of Man. He shares a three-part framework for how successful leaders solve problems. Later in the episode, George chats with John Felkins, the senior director of coaching for En
58 min
How to Delegate Decision-Making the Right Way w...
Join us as our host, George Kamel, talks to Stacy Tuschl, a bestselling author, speaker and the founder of multiple seven-figure businesses. She shares how to train your team to make decisions like you do by creating effective systems and processes. Later
44 min
How to Effectively Lead Through Uncertainty wit...
Join us as host George Kamel talks to Stephen Mansfield, friend of Ramsey Solutions, entrepreneur, speaker and bestselling author. Stephen lays out how to lead your team when the when the direction isn’t clear—and how you can navigate these situations
50 min
How to Develop Your Team Like a Navy SEAL Comma...
Join us as I talk to Mike Hayes, former commanding officer of SEAL Team TWO and the current chief digital transformation officer at VMware. Mike explains what he does to build an organization that’s prepared to grow their people—and how you can do the
44 min
The Keys to Growing as a Leader This Year with ...
It can be so easy to jump headfirst into a new year. You have new goals, new plans and new gym memberships. But is there a step before all of this new activity? Should we take a moment to pause and reflect on the previous year in order to become the leade
51 min
The EntreLeadership Podcast 2021: A Year In Review
Wow! Can you believe the year is almost over? Whether 2021 was your best year yet or one you’d rather forget, we hope you feel a sense of accomplishment. You didn’t give up. You didn’t back down. You kept growing, learning and listening. So, here’
33 min
How a Leadership Problem Became a $20-Million B...
The EntreLeadership book is 10 years old! (And a lot has happened since it published.) In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, Dave Ramsey stops by to talk about what led him to create the EntreLeadership brand and how it's evolved over the last d
48 min
How to Build and Maintain Habits for Success wi...
Most of our lives are made up of our habits—conscious or unconscious. We wake up at the same time, drive to work on the same route, and listen to the same radio station. The problem is that some of our habits may not lead to our dreams. So, the question
40 min
Hiring and Retaining Team Members During the Gr...
The Great Resignation has made hiring more difficult than ever before. In order to hire someone, you have to attract the right talent and vet them through a hiring process. Then, once they're hired, you have to keep them on your team. That’s the formula
45 min
The Top Business Strategies for Social Media wi...
Is social media a big waste of time, or is it another way you can build your business? On this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Jasmine Star—a business strategist who empowers entrepreneurs to build a brand, market it on social m
49 min
How to Navigate Stress at the End of the Year w...
You love your family—there’s no doubt about that. But you also love your business. And as we head into the holiday season, expectations will increase on both sides. How will you effectively balance it all? In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcas
40 min
How to Lead and Scale Your Sales Team with Bria...
If you want your small business to scale, you have to master the art of growing and developing a sales team. But the question is: How do you do that? In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with real estate legend Brian Buffini. His bu
48 min
The Key to Developing Effective Team Members wi...
Does your team know what winning looks like? If not, you’re going to be frustrated that they’re “not doing their job,” and they’re going to be frustrated because they don’t know what success even looks like. You as the leader must clearly comm
48 min
How to Build a Business and Have Fun Doing It w...
Take a minute to think about how you felt when you started your business. Were you excited? Maybe you felt a little nervous. Then the day-to-day grind of being an entrepreneur may have gotten to you and now running your business isn't as fun as it used to
55 min
Avoid Failure by Following These Marketing Prin...
Did you know one of the top questions we get asked week after week centers around how to scale a business? Everyone wants to increase their opportunities, leads and revenue—and marketing is a great solution to that problem. But where do we start? In thi
46 min
The 3 Keys to Gaining Influence as a Leader wit...
One of the primary tools in a leader's tool belt is emotional intelligence. But what even is emotional intelligence? And how can you improve yours—not to mention your team’s? In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with EntreLeader
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The 3 Steps to a Successful Interview with Ken ...
Competition for talent has never been tougher for leaders. We all know how difficult it is to get people to even show up for an interview these days! That’s why it’s so important to get the right information during the interview and not just have anot
40 min
Managing Your Time and Energy with Carey Nieuwhof
Twenty-four hours—we all get 24 hours in every single day. And every day, everyone gets to control three things: how they spend their time, where they focus their energy, and their priorities. During this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit d
57 min
Your Biggest Barrier to Success with Ryan Holiday
The last 18 months have been this generation of business owners’ greatest challenge. A natural byproduct of a challenging situation is fear. You’ve probably felt your fair share of it recently as you guided your team through the chaos. But as a leader
51 min
The Keys to Making Email Marketing Work for You...
Email is one of the oldest forms of digital marketing. It’s also one of the most saturated. Some experts think you should focus your efforts on TikTok or Instagram. But Amy Porterfield thinks otherwise. In this week’s episode of The EntreLeadership Po
52 min
How Do People Experience You? with Tim Newton
Humans are social creatures. We need the love and respect of our network if we want to live well-rounded satisfying lives. But how do we know our status within our network? Personal brand. This is what people say and think about you when you’re not arou
49 min
How to Build a Brand Your Customers Rave About ...
Every small-business owner eventually needs to focus on building their company's brand. They have to get out of the day-to-day sales grind and focus on building relationships. In this week's episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with small-b
52 min
How to Run a Resilient Business with Marcus Buc...
How do we keep going despite what’s going on around us? Resilience. How do we build resilience? We take challenges head on. In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we’ll sit down with world-renowned speaker and bestselling author Marcus Buckin
54 min
Top Strategies for Leading a Team Toward a Visi...
As an entrepreneur, you have a clear vision for your business. You know exactly what you want the future to look like. The problem is: Your team may not share the same vision. Or worse, they may not even know what your vision is! In this episode of The En
48 min
The Keys to Start Innovating in Your Business w...
The business landscape is changing faster than ever before. So, how do you keep up? Through innovation! In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Brett Hagler, CEO and co-founder of New Story. New Story has been named one of Fast Co
51 min
Why Every Business Needs a Budget with Dave Ramsey
Cash flow is the gasoline in any small-business’s engine. And sure, we all know it’s important to manage your money—but some business owners believe that only means looking at the profit and loss statement once a month. While this financial strategy
56 min
How to Develop a Promotable Team with Ken Coleman
How much is turnover costing your business? We bet you’re spending a lot more than you'd like. The problem is, most businesses hire based only on skills. They forget to look at a person's talent, passion and mission. In this episode of The EntreLeadersh
58 min
How to Tell if You're Making the Right Decision...
The world is full of chaos, and a leader’s job is to plunge into that chaos and bring order to the situation—but how? In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Marc Polymeropoulos, a retired CIA operative and the author of Clari
46 min
Why People Are Leaving Your Company with Shawn ...
As leaders, we know employee turnover is expensive. And while that’s bad enough, becoming demoralized because you can't seem to find a solution is even worse. Questions like, Is there something wrong with me? and Why do I even bother? start creeping int
52 min
Take Control of Your Life and Business with Chr...
There’s an entrepreneurship myth that your whole life can be in balance like a perfectly weighted scale. In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Christy Wright, business coach and bestselling author, to discuss how life balance
47 min
Top Strategies for Dealing With Leadership Burn...
All entrepreneurs experience burnout—a time when you’re overwhelmed and feel like you’ve reached the end of your rope. It happens. But you don’t want to get stuck there! In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, you’ll learn how to recogni
60 min
The Best Way to Run a Family Business with Dave...
Growing a small business is tough on its own, and when you add family dynamics on top of normal day-to-day challenges, it can feel impossible. (If you run a family-owned business, you know what we mean.) But it doesn’t have to be that way! Listen in on
51 min
Are You Creating a Product People Actually Want...
As small-business owners, we’re always looking for ways to make our products better. In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Ellen Bennett, the founder of Hedley & Bennett. She discusses tactical moves small-business owners can
53 min
Why Every Leader Fails Without Community with D...
We can all agree the last year put us to the test! Has fighting through all of the craziness put your relationships on the back burner? You’re not alone, and we can help. In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we sit down with Dr. Darren Whiteh
60 min
How to Lead Things You Didn't Start with Tyler ...
Organizations naturally take on the personality of their founders—so what happens when you’re asked to lead a team or business that you didn’t start? Daniel Tardy sits down with author Tyler Reagin to unpack how to step into a leadership role and ho
67 min
Why Coaching Will Transform Your Business with ...
All great champions have one thing in common—every single one has a coach. In this episode of The EntreLeadership Podcast, we’ll sit down with Jerry Colonna, Executive Coach and author of Reboot. He talks about how business owners can harness the powe
45 min
The Secrets to Making Your Company More Profita...
Profit is the fuel in the engine of your business. You know this—but what should you be doing with profit to make sure your business continues to move forward? In today’s episode, we have two insightful conversations about this important area of The 6
58 min
How to Create a Winning Sales Process with Nige...
If you’re in business, you’re in sales. And if you’re a business owner who is still the primary salesperson on your team—listen up—this episode is for you. We’re bringing you two conversations with experts in Sales Leadership—author Nigel Gr
53 min
How to Communicate Effectively to Your Team wit...
Great communication is the hallmark of a great organization—but for some small-business owners, it can feel like a luxury. This is a dangerous misconception! In this episode, you’ll hear Patrick Lencioni, bestselling author and longtime friend of Entr
58 min
How I Turned $5 Into a $10M Business with Migno...
Owning a business takes grit and perseverance. When Mignon Francois found herself on the verge of homelessness, she took $5 and bought some baking ingredients—and she turned that $5 into a multimillion-dollar business. In this episode, she unpacks her j
53 min
How to Tackle Tough Conversations at Work with ...
Let’s be real: Conflict can be super uncomfortable. And if you’re a leader, there’s a good chance you’re faced with it often. But you know what’s worse than having a hard conversation? Avoiding it—and letting problems with your team fester. Fo
71 min
What People Don’t Tell You About Being a CEO wi...
We hate to burst your bubble, but being a CEO isn’t as glamorous as it seems. Keaton Turner, president and founder of the fast-growing mining company Turner Mining Group, knows this all too well. In just four years, his company has exploded, turning the
83 min
This is How You Create a Strategic Plan with He...
If you’re fine with coasting, dreaming small, or sticking to the status quo—this episode is not for you. But if you want more for your business, buckle up! You need a strategic plan, and we’re going to show you how to make one. In this episode, the
67 min
Why Empowered Teams Make the Best Products with...
How do you ensure your product or service keeps its edge as you scale? This is a huge challenge many founders of a fast-growing company face as they start to see some success. Marty Cagan, founder of the Silicon Valley Product Group, argues leaders must l
74 min
How to Develop Leaders in Your Business with Sa...
There’s no better way to strengthen your business than to develop leaders from within your team. And if your business is growing fast, it’s a must—or else you may look up and find that you’ve got too many responsibilities and no one to pass the ba
53 min
Leadership Lessons Learned the Hard Way with Pa...
When his father quit his job to start his own venture, it was an all-hands on deck affair for Patrick Booth and his family. From shipping packages out of their Jeep Grand Cherokee to working the phones, Patrick got a hands-on business education helping hi
76 min
The 4 Phases of a Good Hiring Process with Jere...
You need to hire great people to move your business forward—duh. But when you’re pressed for time and resources, how can you ensure you’ve got a rock-star candidate and not a bad apple? Go behind the curtain at Ramsey Solutions as Jeremy Hezlep, our
74 min
Why Leaders Need to Get Better at Changing Thei...
If you’re a human (and we hope you are), at some point you’ve looked back on a moment in your life or your business and groaned, “I wish I had done that differently.” Well, what if there was a way to reduce those moments? The secret is to start th
57 min
How to Make Better Decisions, Faster with Matt ...
Success in business can hinge on a leader’s ability to take action. Sometimes that means making a choice without all the answers. And when there’s money and people’s livelihoods at stake, the uncertainty of an outcome can be paralyzing. Fortunately,
70 min
What Makes T.REX ARMS a Successful Business wit...
What does it take to start a successful business from the ground up? The answer: a few hundred bucks, a mild obsession and the American spirit. At least that’s what worked for Lucas Botkin, the 27-year-old who started T.REX ARMS , a rapidly growing comp
78 min
What Success Looks Like! with Matthew McConaughey
Gather ‘round the fire for a very candid conversation with the Academy Award-winning actor and #1 New York Times bestselling author of Greenlights, Matthew McConaughey. In this winding discussion, Matthew talks about his creative process, why leaders ne
78 min
How to Grow a Healthy Organization and Culture ...
Ideas are great, but they’ll only take you so far. When it comes down to it, success in business depends on your ability to execute. Craig Groeschel, senior pastor of Life.Church, grew his organization over the course of 25 years from just a service in
67 min
The Characteristics of a Quality Leader with Su...
Can your business outgrow your ability to lead? Maybe—if you’re not intentional! Suzanne Simms, senior executive vice president of business to consumer global at Ramsey Solutions, had to make sure this didn’t happen to her. Over the course of 20 yea
57 min
Ready to Take Your Small Business to the Next L...
Eight years ago, Russ Perry, CEO of Design Pickle, would have described himself as moderately successful—and extraordinarily unhappy. On paper, things looked good: Russ had founded two creative agencies in his early 20s and was the man in charge. But hi
74 min
Here is What Makes a Business Successful! with ...
If you’re a go-getter, there’s a good chance you like to be busy. If you get to the bottom of your to-do list, you’re eager to fill it back up. But be careful, you can be so productive that you miss your whole life. Christy Wright, author and Certif
58 min
How to Reform an Industry with Aaron Witt
Aaron Witt is the dirt-obsessed millennial behind BuildWitt, a fast-growing media company on a mission to reform the mining and construction industries. In just three years, the 25-year-old (yes, you read that right) has grown his company from just a sing
79 min
How to Set Up Your Business For Success in 2021...
Dave Ramsey reflects on the highs and the lows of 2020 and shares what he learned about himself, his leaders and his team. You’ll hear why courage and principles are the cornerstone of being a small-business owner, and how going against convention and t
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