Adam von Gootkin Tag

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31427.mp3 Adam von Gootkin - Entrepreneur, CEO of Highclere Castle Cigar Co., and Author of Living Proof: Onyx Moonshine's Journey to Revive the American Spirit [caption id="attachment_24079" align="alignright" width="150"] Adam von Gootkin[/caption] Adam von Gootkin is an entrepreneur and luxury spirit and cigar founder. Adam left college after one semester and chose to embark on an entrepreneurial adventure that has included e-commerce, muscle cars, and the music industry. Adam's ancestors were arrested in 1864 for tax evasion on a shipment of moonshine bound for Canada, resulting of the collapse of Chafee & Co Distilling. In 2011 at the age of 28, Adam resurrected his family moonshine legacy 78 years after its inception to launch Connecticut based Onyx Spirits Company, producers of the world’s first ultra-premium American moonshine. Adam shares his insights on entrepreneurship, on having an authentic product, on the importance of execution and what can we learn from his book, ‘Living Proof: Onyx Moonshine’s Journey to Revive the American Spirit’. Highclere Castle Cigar Co. was founded in 2017 via a partnership with the 8th Earl of Carnarvon, and world renowned cigar blender, Nicholas Melillo of Foundation Cigar Company. Highclere Castle also known as the fictional home "Downton Abbey," but the magnificent Estate in Hampshire, England has been the seat of the distinguished Carnarvon family over 300 years.   Tama Kieves - Former Lawyer, and Bestselling Author of This Time I Dance!: Creating the Work You Love and Thriving Through Uncertainty: Moving Beyond Fear of the Unknown and Making Change Work for You [caption id="attachment_24089" align="alignright" width="150"] Tama Kieves[/caption] Tama Kieves left her law practice with prestigious corporate law firm to write and help others discover and soar in their life's work. Tama knows well that you can't plan for every contingency after having toiled for years to become a lawyer and then realizing the work was soul-crushing. She also knows that it's in the midst of these times of uncertainty that if you can learn to listen to and trust your most authentic desires, you can make the changes necessary to lead the life you always wanted. Now in her new book, she proves that the moment your plans fall apart is precisely when your true destiny begins. With Tama's guidance, you can take hold of the blessings and opportunities hidden within uncertain transitional periods and begin to move forward.   Andy Swann - Catalyst, Connector, Change Maker, Speaker, Writer, Work-Explorer, and Author of The Human Workplace: People-Centred Organizational Development [caption id="attachment_24129" align="alignright" width="150"] Andy Swann[/caption] Andy Swann leads the development and delivery of people-focused transition management for organizations undergoing change at BDG Architecture + Design in the UK. He is also the founder of Simple Better Human, a creative organization development consultancy which specializes in allowing employees to thrive so that organizations can, too. He runs the All About People conference and speaks around the world on the benefits or taking a more human approach to organizational development. Andy knows better than most that things just aren't that straightforward. Bringing his work at the coalface of organizational change with him, he leads us through the challenges, debunks the fads and offers practical and effective ways of not only coping with the challenges of the future but possibly even enjoying them. In The Human Workplace researched book, Andy considers the full scope of how we work, from the interpersonal to the networks and communities on which we rely, and how this is translating into today's society. In an age of digitization and artificial intelligence, Andy repeatedly finds that applying our shared humanity is the most important element of a high-performing workplace.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28851.mp3 Tommy Spaulding - President of the Spaulding Companies and Author of The Heart-Led Leader: How Living and Leading from the Heart Will Change Your Organization and Your Life [caption id="attachment_14965" align="alignright" width="180"] Tommy Spaulding[/caption] Tommy Spaulding is President of the Spaulding Companies, a national leadership development, consulting, coaching, and speaking organization. Tommy rose to become the youngest President and CEO of the world-renowned leadership organization, Up with People. In 2000, Tommy founded Leader’s Challenge, which grew to become the largest high school civic and leadership program in the state of Colorado. He is also the founder & President of the Spaulding Leadership Institute, a non-profit leadership development organization which runs the Center for Third Sector Excellence. Previously, he was the Business Partner Sales Manager at IBM/Lotus Development and a member of the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) program. Tommy has received an Honorary PhD in Humanities from the Art Institute of Colorado and he received the Denver Business Journal’s “Forty under 40 Award.” In 2006, he was awarded East Carolina University’s “Outstanding Alumni Award,” the highest distinction awarded to an alumnus of the university. A world-renowned speaker on leadership, Tommy has spoken to hundreds of organizations, schools, and corporations around the globe. His books have ranked #2 in the New York Times, #2 in the Wall Street Journal, and #1 in the USA Today.   Adam von Gootkin - Co-Founder of Onyx Spirits Company and Author of Living Proof: Onyx Moonshine's Journey to Revive the American Spirit [caption id="attachment_14959" align="alignright" width="145"] Adam von Gootkin[/caption] Adam von Gootkin failed out of college after one semester, so he chose to embark on an entrepreneurial adventure that has traversed e-commerce, muscle cars and the music industry. Now, at 32 years young, he and his business partner have resurrected his family moonshine legacy 78 years after it's inception, successfully introducing the world to the first ultra premium American moonshine. Adam's ancestors were arrested in 1864 for tax evasion on a shipment of moonshine bound for Canada, resulting of the collapse of Chafee & Co Distilling. Undaunted by their demise, the family opened the grand Chafee's Hotel in Middletown, Connecticut at the dawn of the Roaring 20's, hosting an opulent and infamous speakeasy. He is a passionate moonshine and whiskey loving entrepreneur who is dedicated to helping other entrepreneurs reach their dreams and boldly take part in changing the world for the better.   ...