The Strategy Sherpa Show

The Strategy Sherpa Show

Welcome to The Strategy Sherpa Show, a series of organic discussions between host David Chavez and a variety of notable business leaders

Episodes

May 20, 2024 60 mins
Join us on our latest Strategy Sherpa Show™? as we dive deep into the complexities of organizational change and scaling with our distinguished guests, Varun and Preston. Varun shares his expertise on the importance of change management, the critical need for organizational strategy before investing in processes and systems, and the beauty of simplicity in technology solutions. Preston, a LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt, discusses why mos...
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On this episode of The Strategy Sherpa Show™?, we delve into the nuanced art of leadership with three powerhouse women. Isabela discusses how her athletic background shaped her leadership style, teaching her to identify and harness individual motivations to meet company goals. Trudie highlights the crucial role of respect and relationship-building in HR, emphasizing working alongside her team to tackle challenges. Brianne shares he...
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In this enlightening episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show™, Dr. Michelle May, a former family physician turned mindful eating advocate, delves into the principles and practices of mindful eating as outlined in her book series, Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat. Dr. May discusses the transformative Mindful Eating Cycle, offering insights into how it can combat emotional eating and disrupt yo-yo dieting patterns. Listeners will gai...
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In this episode of our podcast, we sit down with Adam Beary, the trailblazing CEO of Bear Process Safety, a company that has significantly influenced the safety landscape of industries like chemical and renewable energy. Adam discusses the rocky beginnings of Bear Process Safety, starting from a six-month revenue drought to achieving a global stature, highlighting his critical decision-making during those challenging times. He shar...
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In our next episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show, we delve into the multifaceted business challenges faced by two Assured Strategy coaches, Keyne Petkovic and Lisa Jane. Keyne, with a rich background in executive management and leadership training, shares insights from her experience managing multimillion-dollar budgets and spearheading business process improvements. Her approach integrates emotional intelligence with leadership ski...
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In this episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show, we feature Karim Abouelnaga, the visionary behind PRACTICE Benefit Corp., who shares his journey from growing up in NYC's challenging public schools to becoming a celebrated education reformer. Karim discusses the pivotal moment when he chose not to rebuild PRACTICE's board—a decision that led to a near bankruptcy and a series of transformative challenges for the organization. He opens u...
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In this captivating episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show, we delve into the remarkable journey of Bart J. Patterson, a visionary leader with over four decades of experience in education and nonprofit work, and the Principal of Summit Consulting. Bart recounts his tenure as the longest-serving president of Nevada State College during a period of explosive growth and shares his strategic insights from managing the college amidst the c...
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In this episode, we explore the journey of D.J. Allen, founder of Xs & Os of Success, who leverages the principles of sports to foster leadership and organizational development in business and life. As a seasoned performance coach and keynote speaker, Allen shares insights from his vast experience working with elite athletes, business leaders, and speaking at prestigious forums. He delves into the lessons learned from overcoming bu...
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Tune in to this week’s episode to meet our Guest Noah Johson. Corporate & Investment Banker, President of VLUGRD, a financial consultancy, and author of Meh, Good Enough: A Veteran’s Lessons from the Private Sector. Our host David Chavez, will discuss the failures and lessons Noah learned as he tried to make it on his own after leaving the U.S Air Force.
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Join us this week and meet Ted Sarvata and Warren Sager, Assured Strategy Coaches, as they discussed the challenges some of their clients faced on their journey. You won't want to miss this episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show™!
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As the esteemed founder and CEO of Kovet Hospitality, Inc., Louis has pioneered a path of luxury and style, redefining the standards of hotel furnishings worldwide. Listen at this week’s episode as Host David Chavez and Guest Louis Rodriguez discuss what mistakes and lessons shaped Louis’ path to propel Kovet Hospitality to the forefront of the industry, serving esteemed clients such as Hilton, Marriott, and Hyatt.
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As a former family physician and recovered yo-yo dieter, Michelle May is the founder of Am I Hungry? Mindful Eating Programs and Training. Listen to this week’s episode as Host David Chavez and Guest Michelle dive deeper into the challenges she overcame that led her to be an award-winning author for the Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat book series.
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Join us this week and meet Michele Barry and Preston Law, Assured Strategy Coaches, as they discussed the challenges some of their clients faced on their journey. You won't want to miss this episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show™!
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Frank Martin’s experience in the construction industry encompasses more than 40 years and numerous projects throughout the southwest. Tune in as Martin Harris’s CEO gets interviewed by Host David Chavez and shares the challenges and mistakes that helped shape his journey.
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Suzanne Lea is a licensed Commercial Real Estate Agent who holds a Master's in Spanish Culture and Language and is the founder of the nationally acclaimed non-profit organization, In12Days. Listen in as Host David Chavez and Guest Suzanne Lea dive deeper into the challenges she overcame that led her to earn numerous accolades and awards, including a nomination by the House of Representatives for the Congressional Medal of Honor.
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You won't want to miss this week's episode of the Strategy Sherpa Show™! Join us and meet some of Assured Strategy Coaches as they discussed challenges some of their client faced on their journey.
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As a proven Leader with over 32 years’ experience in the civil contracting industry with the last 27 in Senior Management and current 100% Owner, Founder and President of Petticoat-Schmitt Civil Contractors, Inc., this week’s guest Ryan Schmitt has a plethora of knowledge to share with our host David Chavez. Discover what mistakes and lessons shaped Ryan’s Journey.
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As a successful entrepreneur and investor with 25 years of experience launching and scaling companies, Charlie Davis is today the CEO of Moxey. You won’t want to miss this inspiring conversation between Charlie and our host David Chavez on this week’s episode of The Strategy Sherpa ™ Show, as they go through some of the challenges Charlie faced on his journey.
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From Sales Roles to Vice President to CEO, Joel Stevenson has had a variety of executive roles throughout his career. Tune in as Joel Stevenson and Host David Chavez discuss the challenges and mistakes that helped shape Joel’s journey to becoming the Vice President of Growth at Vendasta.
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In today’s episode, we are pulling back the curtain on the Strategy Sherpa himself.
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