Every entrepreneur has a different how and why. Hosted by Dave Crysler, each episode is a deep-dive into a new guest’s story to understand the person, the business, the challenges they’ve overcome, and the challenges they still face. Join in for fresh insights, real talk, and inspiration to grow your business!
Ryan has spent more than 25 years on both sides of the supply chain and supplier sales relationship. After cutting his teeth at Magna International, he moved on to build a supply chain for an industrial robotics start-up, and is now solely focused on sales development and relationship building for B2B companies with his consulting business Tri-Peak Solutions. We dive into best practices for leveraging partnerships and building rela...
Ken introduces us to his businesses Hatch Quantified where he helps organizations transform cost efficiently by correlating digital investment to financial KPI's. We dive into businesses that are leading digital transformation initiatives, why businesses are slow to adopt digital transformation, how AI fits into these digital transformation initiatives, and so much more!
Greg introduces us to his business Winbound. Greg and his team provide content marketing in manufacturing and industrial verticals using their digital twin methodology. We dive into what the digital twin methodology is all about, how it gets implemented, how your customers journey fits into the strategy, and so much more!
Jim introduces us to SourceDay where he is the Enterprise Sales Director. Jim has helped hundreds of manufacturing companies improve operational efficiency and drive positive outcomes for more than 30 years. We dive into supply chain challenges due to COVID, KPI's that matter most, key factors that impact your supply chain, and so much more.
Eduardo has spent more than two decades working for Cummins, Inc where he was a leader in supply chain and manufacturing. We dive into circular manufacturing, supply chain management complexities, ESG or Environmental, Social, and Governance impact issues, and so much more.
Angela introduces us to her management consulting business Thurman Co where they help companies manage complex projects. We dive into the biggest challenges in complex project management, how to assess supplier risks, why and when it's appropriate to engage a project management professional, and so much more.
00:00 - Intro Angela Thurman
01:13 - What is project management?
05:15 - What are the biggest challenges?
11:35 - What ...
Damon introduces us to his company Exit Your Way where they help private business owners build valuable businesses that people want to buy. We dive into value based vs lifestyle business, when you should realistically think about an exit strategy or succession strategy, what most business owners get wrong in the process, and so much more.
00:00 - Intro Damon Pistulka
01:24 - Value based vs. lifestyle business
06:23 - When should yo...
Lori introduces us to her company Keystone Click which is a strategic digital marketing agency. We dive into how you can understand and improve your customers buying journey, the tools you can deploy throughout that process, what most businesses get wrong when they try to improve the customer journey, and so much more.
Greg introduces us to his company Eco Friendly Printer. Greg and his team help take sustainability to the next level for their clients printing needs. We dive into how being an eco-friendly printer is more than just marketing jargon, supply chain and client issues that many printers face, supporting mental health awareness though his charitable initiative Neils Wheels NY, and so much more.
Jeff introduces us to his company True Focus Media. Jeff and his team help industrial manufacturers increase engagement and exposure to drive revenue growth through digital strategy and video content creation. We dive into what drew Jeff into wanting to specifically help manufacturers, why manufacturers should be focused on creating and executing a content marketing strategy, old school vs new school of thought when it comes to mar...
David is a thriving entrepreneur, podcaster and speaker. He helps high achieving professionals who have had a late career job loss build their consulting or coaching business so they can do what they love and get paid what they're worth consistently. We dive into his journey of becoming an entrepreneur, the feelings people encounter and time it takes to work through them as they transition from job loss to entrepreneur, definin...
Sam introduces us to his business, ElevatIQ, and his community, WBSRocks, where he provides thought leadership in the digital transformation space primarily focused on financial systems and ERP. Sam shares his story of leading large transformation initiatives for fortune 500 companies. We dive into how he was able to use systems within his own business, how to get started with processes and systems, how systems can impact and influ...
Kevin introduces us to his business Strategic Alliance Network where he helps business owners plan their exit. Kevin shares his story of helping owners view their business through a buyers perspective. We dive into how spending too much time working in your business can impact the overall value, the differences between lifestyle and value-based businesses, how to ask yourself the tough questions to impact the business value, and so...
Kevin introduces us to KS Outdoor Lighting, a landscape lighting business he founded 3 years ago. Kevin shares his story of how he turned a life long passion for creativity into a booming business. We dive into the early days that were filled with fear and doubt, recognizing opportunities to bring on strategic partnerships, surrounding yourself with the best people, and so much more.
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Logan helps CPG brands 10x their shelf appeal through his work as a packaging sales professional. Logan shares his story of how networking lead to him playing college football and his career in print manufacturing. We dive into networking effectively on social platforms like LinkedIn, defining individual success, how to provide more value by introducing video in your sales process, and so much more.
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It's half way through the year for most businesses unless you've elected to run on a fiscal year. For this episode Dave walks us through the Business Quarterly Review that is used by members of the Crysler Club. These questions are meant to get you thinking about all of the key aspects of your business and will keep these items at the top of your mind as you head into the 2nd half of the year.
Stephanie and Tom own and operate Thomas Brennan Fraser Law Firm. They became of one the earliest Founding Members of E4K. Stephanie and Tom talk to us about why E4K interested them and what makes it different from other charities they have supported throughout the years. Stephanie and Tom have made it their mission to give back by supporting people in various ways throughout their lives.
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Dave revisits his conversation from season 1 with Eric Sanders of the Schaller Group. Dave adds some context and highlights his favorite takeaway's from each of the 3 key segments from this episode.
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According to the official story, on April 4th, 1968, a lone gunman assassinated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. That man, James Earl Ray, pled guilty and for most people the case was closed. The MLK Tapes, a new true crime podcast from the creators of Atlanta Monster and Monster: DC Sniper, explores rare recordings of eye-witness testimony and new interviews with people who were there to reveal the true story of the plot to kill Dr. King.
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