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http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/30994.mp3   Royston Guest - Growing Businesses, Unlocking People Potential and Author of Built to Grow: How to deliver accelerated, sustained and profitable business growth [caption id="attachment_21865" align="alignright" width="150"] Royston Guest[/caption] Royston Guest is the CEO of Pti Worldwide, a consultancy and training organisation with a proven track record in delivering people transformation, business growth, and peak performance. From an early age, Royston nurtured his entrepreneurial spirit working in his father’s construction business. Royston kick started his career at the age of 16, enrolling on a construction apprenticeship program. He soon landed at Balfour Beatty, managing high profile projects like the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, founded by Paul McCartney. Time working in America gave Royston valuable insight into operating across cultural boundaries and different mindsets. back in the UK, he was involved in the privatization of the Rail Industry and major Private Finance Initiatives. His in depth business experience led to him starting his own consultancy and people development business in 2005, Pti Worldwide. Driving sustainable and profitable business growth are the two professional missions of the Pti team. Two decades, 27 countries, and tens of thousands of businesses later, he has worked across a multitude of sectors, enterprises, and governments. Through exposure to such a broad array of organizations, Royston has created a unique databank that became the basis of his new book.   Joseph Paris - Recognized Thought Leader in Operational Excellence, International Entrepreneur and Author of State of Readiness: Operational Excellence as Precursor to Becoming a High-Performance Organization [caption id="attachment_21868" align="alignright" width="150"] Joseph Paris[/caption] Joseph Paris is a thought leader in operational excellence, a prolific writer, and a sought-after speaker around the world. He places a special emphasis on the engagement of people. He founded XONITEK as an Operations Management consultancy firm specializing in “Operational Excellence by Design.” He also started The Operational Excellence Society, a think tank serving the operational excellence ecosystem and The Operational Excellence LinkedIn group. Paris serves on the editorial board of The Lean Management Journal, the board of the Institute of Industrial Engineers' Process Industries Division, and the board of the Systems Science and Industrial Engineering Department at the Watson School of Engineering at Binghamton University. He is an active member of the Association for Corporate Growth and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering.   Michael Biltz - Managing Director of Accenture Technology Vision at Accenture Technology Labs [caption id="attachment_17943" align="alignright" width="150"] Michael Blitz[/caption] Michael Biltz has been on the show before and leads Accenture’s Vision R&G group and the enterprise's annual vision process. They clarify Accenture’s perspective on the future of tech including IoT, social, mobility, cloud, and Big Data. Prior to his current role, Michael led the Businesses Development efforts for Technology Lab’s Accenture Innovation. There he managed the Labs' relationship with Accenture’s internal organizations to direct research and development as well as managing the deployment efforts of surrounding Lab's assets to Accenture. He is with us today to share Accenture's latest tech data.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29722.mp3 Maria Peagler - Founder of SocialMediaOnlineClasses  [caption id="attachment_17909" align="alignright" width="240"] Maria Peagler[/caption] Maria Peagler, one of the top trained SEO and Social Media analysts, began as the 10th employee of ExecuTrain, an Atlanta-based computer training company that grew to be the nation’s largest of its kind. She then traveled across the U.S. teaching Fortune 500 companies how to make their employees productive on PCs. Later, as a Director of Courseware Development, she presented papers at national conferences, wrote for national computer magazines, and led a team of technical writers in developing courses. After propelling her self-published book from unknown to onto the Amazon's top ten list for that category 2 years in a row by using social media, she later founded SocialMediaOnlineClasses to educate others using her expertise. She has authored seven books on apps, and won the Benjamin Franklin award for Best Craft Book of 2010.   Michael Biltz - Managing Director of Accenture Technology Vision at Accenture Technology Labs [caption id="attachment_17943" align="alignright" width="216"] Michael Blitz[/caption] Michael Biltz leads Accenture’s Vision R&G group and the enterprise's annual vision process. They define Accenture’s perspective on the future of technology including IoT, social, cloud, mobility, and Big Data. Prior to his current role, Michael led the Businesses Development efforts for Technology Lab’s ‘Accenture Innovation.’ There he managed Labs' relationship with Accenture’s internal organizations to direct research and development with the labs as well as managing the deployment efforts of surrounding labs assets to Accenture. Today, he is with us to share Accenture's latest tech survey.   Dr. Mavis Himes - Psychoanalyst and Author of The Power of Names: Uncovering the Mystery of What We Are Called [caption id="attachment_17972" align="alignright" width="210"] Dr. Mavis Himes[/caption] In The Power of Names, Dr. Mavis Himes weaves personal memoir, clinical vignettes, and theoretical perspectives into a unique and fascinating look at a topic rarely studied in literature, but endlessly dissected in everyday social interaction. In this, her second book, the author of the well-regarded The Sacred Body, explores both the profound ambivalence that many of us feel toward our names and the conscious and unconscious impact our names have on our lives. She reflects on the changes to her own Jewish name by immigrant ancestors, the historical and cultural impact of a group on naming practices; the various ways different cultures celebrate the naming of infants; the power of names in myth and legend; the impact of names on friends and patients from her experience; and name-changing, among the many topics and conversations the word “name” engenders.     ...