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Begin the Begin Podcast by Jeff Hilimire

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Refreshing conversations with inspiring people.Welcome to the Begin the Begin Podcast. I'm Jeff Hilimire, a husband, father, entrepreneur, and author. I created this podcast to talk to people that inspire me, either because they've accomplished great things or done a lot of good in the world - or mo… read more

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Talking B Corporations and Conscious Capitalism (with Nathan Stuck)

July 28th, 2021

33:41

On this episode, I talk with Nathan Stuck, who some consider to be "Mr. B Corp Georgia". We talk about, what else, B corporations, and we also dig into conscious capitalism, how ROI fits into the decision, and what it …

Pete Buttigieg, Stacey Abrams, Community Groundwork, and so much more (with Nina Smith)

July 15th, 2021

44:20

On this episode, my guest is Nina Smith, a self proclaimed “communications mercenary”. She’s the former traveling press secretary and advisor to Pete Buttigieg, and she spends most of her time helping candidates, …

What makes a great founder and leader? (with David Cummings)

July 1st, 2021

30:32

On this episode, I brought David Cummings (Atlanta Tech Village, Pardot, Atlanta Ventures) back on to talk about the characteristics that the most …

Achieving “greatness” through service (with Jay Jackson, CEO of RYSE)

June 23rd, 2021

41:42

On this episode, I have the great pleasure to speak with Jay Jackson, CEO of RYSE Interactive and RYSE Creative Village (and a board member of one of my nonprofits, Ripples of Hope!). We talk about where his inspiration …

Why the world needs The Lola (with Eileen Lee)

June 10th, 2021

41:26

On this episode, I catch up with my friend, Eileen Lee, one of the co-founders of The Lola. The Lola’s mission is to bring womxn together as allies …

The Art of Trouble Making with Teresa Baker, founder of the Outdoor CEO Diversity Pledge and the African American Nature & Parks Experience

June 3rd, 2021

29:04

On this episode, I had the great pleasure to talk with Teresa Baker, founder of the Outdoor CEO Diversity Pledge and the African American Nature & Parks Experience. She was recommended by a previous podcast guest, …

Until There Are Nine (with founder Bhavana Smith)

May 27th, 2021

46:14

“When I'm sometimes asked when will there be enough [women on the Supreme Court] and I say, 'When there are nine,' people are shocked. But there'd been nine men, and nobody's ever raised a question about that.” ― Ruth …

Heroes Wanted (with Rodney Bullard, Chick-fil-A Foundation)

May 20th, 2021

28:42

On this episode, I chat with Rodney Bullard, the Executive Director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation. We talk about his journey, including the impact …

Gladiators for Social Justice (with Qaadirah Abdur-Rahim)

May 13th, 2021

39:11

On this episode, I had the great pleasure to talk with my good friend, Qaadirah Abdur-Rahim. Qaadirah is currently the Chief Equity Officer, City of Atlanta, and was the CEO of the Future Foundation for 15 years prior …

Helping those that have been excluded to find their voice (with Mita Mallick)

May 4th, 2021

38:53

On this episode, I have the extreme pleasure of having Mita Mallick on the show. Mita is the Head of Inclusion, Equity, and Impact at Carta, and has worked at some of the world’s largest and most respected companies, …

Exploring the Diversity Gap with Bethaney Wilkinson

April 30th, 2021

33:30

On this episode, I have the great pleasure of chatting with Bethaney Wilkinson, founder and CEO of The Diversity Gap Podcast and Academy. I first met Bethaney by attending one of her workshops, and her passion and …

Exploring true consciousness, intentionality, and the pandemic's “She-cession” with Sharon Harris

April 22nd, 2021

34:30

My guest on this episode is Sharon Harris, Global Chief Marketing Officer of Jellyfish. We talk about her career journey, working at some of the largest companies in the world, to the great work she and her team are …

Creating a more inclusive world (with Jenn Graham of Civic Dinners)

April 15th, 2021

59:15

On this episode, I have the great pleasure to talk with Jenn Graham, Founder & CEO of Civic Dinners. Civiv Dinners bring people together virtually or in person for structured conversations on the critical issues of …

The Passport Atlanta Episode

April 7th, 2021

28:46

On this very special episode of the podcast, I talk with the founder of one of Dragon Army’s favorite partners, Passport Atlanta. And not only do Andre Dickens and I chat, but a Georgia Tech intern helping Passport …

The irrepressible optimism of Atlanta (with Amir Farokhi, Atlanta City Council Member)

April 1st, 2021

43:13

On this episode, I talk with my friend and Leadership Atlanta classmate, Atlanta City Council member, Amir Farokhi. I spend the first half of the interview digging into Amir’s journey that led him to eventually run for …

Does your life needs a "hard reset"? (a conversation with Bobby Norwood)

March 23rd, 2021

20:39

On this episode, I chat with Bobby Norwood (Director - Debt & Equity Capital Markets, JLL) about the 'hard reset' he decided to implement in his life. 

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48in48: An entrepreneurial journey to change the world (Alex Gonzalez interviews Jeff Hilimire)

March 18th, 2021

29:35

On this episode, I’m joined by my friend, Alex Gonzalez, who interviews me about 48in48, an organization I co-founded in 2015. We talk about how the company began, the amazing growth its had in the last 6 years …

"What's your Gusto?" with founder and CEO of Gusto!, Nate Hybl

March 16th, 2021

47:27

On this episode, I chat with one of my favorite Atlanta leaders, Nate Hybl. Nate is the founder and CEO of Gusto, a fast-casual restaurant that is a …

Anne Kaiser on her journey, her life purpose, and doing good while building a successful career

March 11th, 2021

28:40

On this episode, I had the great opportunity to chat with Anne Kaiser, quite simply an Atlanta legend. Anne is currently Vice President, Community & Economic Development at Georgia Power, and we talk about her …

Whitney Clapper on Patagonia's "business as a force for good" strategy

March 9th, 2021

41:24

On this episode, I have the great pleasure to speak with Whitney Clapper, Senior Global Environmental Activism Marketing Manager at Patagonia. Patagonia, like Ben & Jerry’s, is one of my favorite brands in the world …

Caroline Boudreaux's epic journey to remove the need for orphanages worldwide (Miracle Foundation)

March 4th, 2021

28:48

On this episode, I had the chance to talk to an incredible entrepreneur, Caroline Boudreaux. Rarely do you meet someone who has such an epic journey …

Bem Joiner on Atlanta Influences Everything, and why Atlanta needs to fulfill its potential

March 2nd, 2021

45:09

On this episode, Bem Joiner, founder of Atlanta Influences Everything, joins Darryl Cobbin and me as we dive deep into the Atlanta Influences Everything brand, his personal purpose and journey, and why Atlanta has so …

Penny Collins, CEO of Women in Technology, on her purposeful journey to empower girls and women in STEAM

February 25th, 2021

39:11

On this episode, I chat with my friend, Penny Collins, President & CEO at Women in Technology, or WIT. We talk about her journey into …

Dr. Lakeysha Hallmon and the ATL Village Market

February 23rd, 2021

58:21

On this episode, I have the great pleasure to be joined by Kyle Stapleton to interview Dr. Lakeysha Hallmon, founder and CEO of Atlanta Village Market. We talk about how her purpose to be intentional with her life has …

SpunMafia Episode #10: The Ins and Outs of the Acquisition Process (with Bruce Eatroff and Raghu Kakarala)

February 16th, 2021

53:36

On this episode of the SpunMafia series, Raghu Kakarala joins me as we catch up with Bruce Eatroff, Managing Director, Star Mountain Capital, whose company acquired Spunlogic in 2008. We talk about our first meeting …

Medina Jett, CEO of Jett Speaks, shares her entrepreneurial journey to empower women and People of Color

February 16th, 2021

33:11

My guest on this episode is Medina Jett, the CEO of Jett Speaks. We talk about her journey from corporate america to “serial entrepreneur”, as well as the important work she is doing in diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Interview with Terence Lester, founder of Love Beyond Walls

February 11th, 2021

1:04:03

On this episode, Darryl Cobbin joins me as we sit down with Terence Lester to talk about Love Beyond Walls, his organization that helps advocate for those experiencing poverty and homelessness, and the incredible and …

Risking it all to become an entrepreneur (interview with Darryl "DC" Cobbin)

February 9th, 2021

54:36

My guest on this episode is Darryl Cobbin (or “DC”), founder of Brand Positioning Doctors, and co-founder of The A-Pledge. We talk about his origins in the corporate world, the risky switch to entrepreneurship, and the …

Talking entrepreneurship, doing good, and women in leadership with Helene Lollis (Pathbuilders)

February 4th, 2021

42:24

My guest on this episode is Helene Lollis, President and CEO of Pathbuilders. We talk about where her passion for helping came from, the …

Paul Snyder, EVP Stewardship at Tillamook, on living a life, and career, of purpose

February 2nd, 2021

36:00

On this episode, I talk with Paul Snyder, Executive Vice President Stewardship at Tillamook Creamery. We talk about where his caring spirit started, …

Jay Bailey on his journey to do good and his search for significance

January 28th, 2021

33:34

On this episode, Alex Gonzalez joins me as we talk with Jay Bailey, CEO of H.J. Russell Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. We talk about his amazing journey, what inspires him to give back, and how he tries to …

SpunMafia Episode #9: Early days and epic stories with Donovan Panone

January 26th, 2021

52:58

On this episode of the SpunMafia series, the gang talks with Donovan Panone, one of the earliest and most important leaders to work at Spunlogic and a true partner in our journey.  We talk about the early, early days, …

How to land and execute a TEDx talk (with Alex Gonzalez)

January 21st, 2021

29:31

On this episode, I talk to my good friend Alex Gonzalez about his TEDx talk from February 2020, titled Innovation DNA Defined. I’ve always wanted to do a TED talk, so I used this opportunity to understand how it came …

Maggie Patton (co-founder, Bitsy's) on entrepreneurship, parenting, and doing good

January 19th, 2021

43:41

On this episode, I talk with Maggie Jones Patton , co-founder of the organic children’s food company. Bitsy's, and easily one of my favorite leaders.  We get into why she took the leap into entrepreneurship, juggling …

Hala Moddelmog on purpose, leadership, and her amazing career

January 14th, 2021

28:02

On this episode, Alex Gonzalez joins me as we talk with Hala Moddelmog, CEO of The Woodruff Arts Center. We dive into her storied career, including running businesses at the highest levels in the civic, nonprofit, and …

Ben & Jerry’s head of Activism, Jabari Paul, shares how he ended up at an ice cream company trying to save the world

January 12th, 2021

47:49

In this episode, I speak with Jabari Paul, the US Activism Manager at Ben & Jerry’s, about where his heart to help others came from, how his …

3 lessons from 2020 to make 2021 a great year (w/ Alex Gonzalez)

January 7th, 2021

20:32

On this episode, I chat with Alex Gonzalez (Chief Innovation Officer of the Metro Atlanta Chamber and founder of Disruptor Studio) about lessons we learned from 2020 and the learnings we will take into 2021.  

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Quick Hit: Windmills vs. Walls (excerpt from my book, The Crisis Turnaround)

January 5th, 2021

4:43

In this short episode, I read an excerpt from my book, The Crisis Turnaround. This chapter touches on the concept of changing to survive versus changing to thrive, when to stand firm or go with the flow, and how some …

Titania Jordan on her inspirations, digital parenting, and where her journey is leading her

December 29th, 2020

30:51

In this episode, I chat with Titania Jordan, CPO (Chief Parent Officer) of Bark, about her inspirations, her new book about parenting in a digital world, where her spark comes from, and what she sees in her future.

Mitali Chakraborty on following one's heart, the impact of helping others, and her life philosophy of "going left" (which I LOVE!)

December 22nd, 2020

56:47

In this episode, I interview the amazing Mitali Chakraborty, CEO and founder of Youth Jobs Connect. We discuss how following her heart has led her to …

Quick Hit: 7 Keys to Be Great at Anything

December 18th, 2020

6:17

In this short episode, I share the seven keys that I’ve found to be successful in life and business. I believe anyone can embody these …

David Cummings on the power of focus and strategic thinking to achieve your fullest potential

December 16th, 2020

39:21

In this episode, I interview David Cummings, Atlanta-based tech entrepreneur, and founder of Atlanta Tech Village. As one of the most disciplined and action-oriented leaders I know, we discuss his process for staying …

Talking purpose, entrepreneurship, and Kindred Lane with Elaine Dinos

December 11th, 2020

39:22

In this episode, I interview  Elaine Dinos, founder of Kindred Lane. We talk about purpose, and how and why she took the plunge into entrepreneurship.

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An interview w/ Jen Hatmaker and Erin Arnheim on building a world-class charity (Legacy Collective)

December 9th, 2020

46:48

In this episode, I interview  Jen Hatmaker, Co-Founder, and Erin Arnheim, CEO, on the building of their world-class charity: Legacy Collective. Join …

SpunMafia Episode #8: One of the founders does it again

December 8th, 2020

18:07

On this episode of the SpunMafia series, I’m honored to get to help break the news about one of the Spunlogic partner's sale of their business, FortyFour, to bounteous.  
We talk about how he and his partners have built …

SpunMafia Episode #7: The Newlywed Episode

December 4th, 2020

45:27

In this episode, I interview three couples that met at either Spunlogic or Engauge, and have since married and started families. Listen along as we reminisce and play our version of “The Newlywed Game”!

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The Taylor Branch Interview (Part 4): Book Writing Process & Favorite Books

December 1st, 2020

16:03

This is the fourth and final episode of my interview series with Taylor Branch, Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian. Listen along as we …

SpunMafia Episode #6: Joe Koufman almost gets fired

November 27th, 2020

56:40

In this episode of the SpunMafia series of my podcast, I interview a few members of my former team: Joe Koufman, Shannon Delaney, and Raghu Kakarala. Listen along as we talk about a pivotal moment in Joe’s career, when …

The Taylor Branch Interview (Part 3): An Encounter with Bobby Kennedy

November 24th, 2020

18:13

This is the third episode of my interview series with Taylor Branch, Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian. Listen along as we discuss his …

What it takes to run a successful nonprofit (a conversation with Karen Beavor, CEO of Georgia Center for Nonprofits)

November 20th, 2020

35:24

In this episode, I interview Karen Beavor, CEO of Georgia Center for Nonprofits. Listen along as we talk about her career, her leadership style, and how she has dedicated her life to helping nonprofit organizations be …

The Taylor Branch Interview (Part 2): America in the King Years

November 17th, 2020

36:40

This is the second episode of my interview series with Taylor Branch, Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian. Listen along as we discuss …

Embracing the Entrepreneurial Mindset & Leading With Your Heart (an interview with Subway's Dan Holm)

November 13th, 2020

30:46

In this episode, I interview Dan Holm: Senior Director, Digital Platforms & Innovation at Subway. Listen along as we talk about his background …

The Taylor Branch Interview (Part 1): the President Clinton recordings

November 10th, 2020

26:21

In this episode, I interview Taylor Branch: Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian. Listen along to Part 1 of our conversation where I talk to …

Quick Hit: Find Your Passion at Work

October 30th, 2020

4:36

In this short episode, I share my perspective on the importance of finding passion at work and how to make changes if you aren’t fulfilled in your …

Breakfast, Brands, and Balance: A Conversation with Julie Bowerman, Chief Global Digital Officer at Kellogg

October 27th, 2020

32:49

In this episode, I interview one of my all-time favorites, Julie Bowerman: Chief Global Digital Consumer and Customer Experience Officer at Kellogg …

48in48 - Never-before-told stories from the early days

October 23rd, 2020

49:52

In this episode, I interview some of the original members of 48in48, a nonprofit I co-founded in 2015 that puts on hackathons around the world to build 48 nonprofit websites in 48 hours. Listen along as we tell stories …

Passion vs. Purpose with Jo Ann Herold, CMO of HoneyBaked Ham

October 20th, 2020

24:14

In this episode, I interview Jo Ann Herold, CMO of HoneyBaked Ham. Listen along as we discuss her career in marketing, how she uses her personal …

Grey Matter Ep. 2 (a unique, personal dialogue on racism with Twanna Harris and Nicola Smith)

October 16th, 2020

49:49

In this episode, Nicola Smith, Twanna Harris, and I return to talk more about their new initiative: Grey Matter. Listen along as we discuss how …

Former NFL player Mohamed Massaquoi’s journey to change the world

October 13th, 2020

46:27

In this episode, I interview Mohamed Massaquoi: former UGA and NFL football player who, after becoming an amputee, is working to help the world deal with change. Listen along as we talk about his roots, his career, the …

How to be a great mentor or mentee - with Karen Houghton, Anand Thaker, and Jermaine Browne

October 9th, 2020

46:38

In this episode, I interview several Atlanta leaders and friends: Anand Thaker, Karen Houghton, and Jermaine Brown. Listen along as we discuss mentorship, how to find a mentor, and how to be a great mentee or mentor.

SpunMafia Episode #5 - The Advisory Board

October 6th, 2020

53:24

In this episode of the SpunMafia series, Spunlogic founders (Jeff Hilimire and Raj Choudhury) talk with four members of their advisory board (Ken Bernhardt, Bill Nussey, William Pate, and James Marlow) about the …

4 ideas to super-charge your social media game | Lessons from Kaitlin Lutz

October 2nd, 2020

23:53

Kaitlin Lutz is the amazing founder and CEO of two companies: NewCrew and Sparke Women.

I’m sure I’ll have her back on the podcast one day to talk about those businesses, but today’s episode is focused on something else …

Grey Matter Ep. 1 (a unique, personal dialogue on racism with Twanna Harris and Nicola Smith)

September 29th, 2020

51:54

In this episode, Nicola Smith, Twanna Harris, and I talk about their new initiative: Grey Matter.

About Grey Matter:
Racism is not just black and …

A conversation with Jill Thomas, CMO of PGA TOUR Superstore

September 25th, 2020

44:15

In this episode, I interview Jill Thomas, Chief Marketing Officer for the PGA TOUR Superstore and major Florida Gator fan. Listen along as we talk …

"What trees do you want to plant?" | A conversation on social justice, purpose, and the ATL with Kyle Stapleton

September 22nd, 2020

46:20

In this episode, I interview Kyle Stapleton, Manager of Culture & Experience at WarnerMedia. Listen along as we talk about his role at …

I had an idea to connect kids to nonprofits. But this entrepreneur beat me to it :)

September 18th, 2020

26:06

In this episode, I interview Alex Drohobyczer, founder of YayFinder. Listen along as we discuss her journey to creating YAYFinder, how the business is investing in the younger generation, the skills they are learning, …

SpunMafia Episode 4 - Engauge Part 2 (The Moxie Story)

September 15th, 2020

49:50

The guys are back together again in the 4th episode of the SpunMafia series. In this episode, the Spunlogic founders discuss the final years of Engauge and the sale process to Publicis/Moxie.   

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A chat with author Goldie Taylor about her book, a political thriller set in Atlanta that will soon be a TV series on ABC!

September 8th, 2020

33:36

In this episode, I interview Goldie Taylor: writer and author, on-air political analyst/strategist, and world-class marketer. She is currently Chief …

When a growth-minded leader drops everything to become an entrepreneur mid-career | An interview with Mike Popowski, CEO of Dagger

September 4th, 2020

51:20

In this episode, I interview Mike Popowski, CEO of Dagger. Listen along as we talk about his journey in marketing and advertising, resulting in him …

Rebellious Leadership | An interview with Nicola Smith

September 1st, 2020

50:03

In this episode, I interview Nicola Smith, founder and CEO of Rebel & Reason. Listen along as we talk about her emigration to the United States …

Changing the world through art | An interview with Jenny Vyas

August 28th, 2020

55:46

In this episode, I interview Jenny Vyas, corporate e-commerce guru turned inspirational, purpose-driven artist. I dive deep into Jenny's origin …

Startups and Mentorship | A conversation with Anand Thaker

August 25th, 2020

47:31

On this episode I interview Anand Thaker, one of the most impressive entrepreneurs I know. Listen along as Anand talks about his life and career path, why mentorship and diversity is important, and how to prioritize …

Living a life with purpose and positivity | An interview with Ann Cramer, AKA "The Human Exclamation Point"

August 20th, 2020

38:33

On this episode of the Begin the Begin Podcast, I interview Ann Cramer, an all around extraordinary human being. There have been few people who have inspired me as much as Ann. She’s known as “the Human Exclamation …

Design Your Life | An interview with Darrah Brustein

August 18th, 2020

50:35

On today’s podcast I interview Darrah Brustein: author, entrepreneur, and coach. Listen along as she shares her origin story, her life purpose, how she helps people 'design their life', and what she is up to today.

To …

Quick Hit: The Meaning of Life...Maybe.

August 15th, 2020

5:46

I took a few minutes in this podcast to share my thoughts on the meaning of life. I won't spoil the surprise, give it a quick listen and tell me what you think. 

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The Art of Productivity | Part 2 of my interview with Lisa Magill, CEO of Aleria

August 12th, 2020

20:01

This episode is Part 2 of interview Lisa Magill - CEO and founder of Aleria. We discuss what keeps her productive, what books inspire her, and why she is not a morning person :) Listen along as Lisa delves deeper into …

Diversity & Inclusion: A Purpose Journey | An interview with Lisa Magill, CEO of Aleria

August 7th, 2020

31:25

In this episode, I interview Lisa Magill - CEO and founder of Aleria. We had such a great time chatting, I ended up breaking the conversation into two parts.


In this Part 1 of our conversation, we discuss what led her …

Let's love each other better | An interview with Ashley Jones, founder and Executive Director of Love Not Lost

August 3rd, 2020

42:40

In this episode, I talk with Ashley Jones, the founder and leader of Love Not Lost. Ashley is on a mission to help people love each other better, and as you listen to this podcast, I'm sure you'll be affected by her …

Nonprofit marketing, the Atlanta Falcons, and leading with heart | An interview with Jonathan Karron, VP of Digital Marketing, American Cancer Society

July 31st, 2020

28:19

In this episode, I have the great pleasure of speaking with Jonathan Karron. Jonathan is the VP of Digital Marketing for the American Cancer Society. He's also a fellow graduate of Leadership Atlanta and one of the most …

Fast growth and purpose-driven | an interview with Stephanie Olson, CEO of We Are Rosie

July 25th, 2020

42:06

On this episode, I interview Stephanie Olson, founder of We Are Rosie. We discuss what led to her leave behind her “golden handcuffs” and become an …

SpunMafia - Episode #3 (Engauge Part 1)

July 22nd, 2020

53:44

In this 3rd episode of the SpunMafia series, the founders of Spunlogic discuss their sale of the business to Engauge in 2008, the decision-making process that went into it, and the early years of working together at the …

The social responsibility of leadership | An interview with Shantel Kriss

July 19th, 2020

26:58

In this episode, Shantel Kriss (CEO of Imagine Media) and I discuss the juxtaposition of business leadership and social causes. Should the leader of …

Leading a purposeful life | An interview with Kashi Sehgal, CEO of Gigabark

July 15th, 2020

30:14

In this podcast, I talk with my good friend Kashi Sehgal (CEO, Gigabark) as she discusses her father’s new book (Close the Loop), her family, and the principles that she lives her life by.   

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A Deep Dive into Advisory Boards (an interview with Blair Brady)

July 3rd, 2020

23:49

In this episode, I chat with Blair Brady, CEO of WITH/agency, about advisory boards. Specifically, we discuss:

  • How (and when) to think about an …

To-Do Systems, Productivity Hacks, and Document Storage with Drew Hawkins

June 29th, 2020

25:28

Drew Hawkins is the Director of Digital Marketing at Womble Bond Dickinson, a transatlantic law firm. We worked together at my previous company, …

An interview with Sima Parekh, Executive in Residence at 48in48

June 25th, 2020

21:50

Sima Parekh is an exceptional leader, having worked at organizations such as HP, Randstad, and currently, IHG. She is also the Executive in Residence for 48in48, a nonprofit that hosts hackathons to build 48 nonprofit …

The three things that everyone gets wrong about entrepreneurship

June 24th, 2020

5:37

In this short podcast, I decided to clear the air on three things that I believe everyone gets wrong about entrepreneurship.

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SpunMafia - Episode #2

June 16th, 2020

44:20

Once again, the old Spunlogic founders got together to discuss their experience building and selling Spunlogic (from 1998 - 2008). In this episode we …

SpunMafia - Episode #1

June 16th, 2020

49:01

In this episode, I grabbed my former partners, Raj Choudhury, Danny Davis, and Raghu Kakarala, and we talked about how we built and sold our …

My book writing process - a short interview with Joe Koufman

June 16th, 2020

10:14

In this episode, Joe Koufman interviews me on my book writing process. Having written two books, The 5-Day Turnaround and The Crisis Turnaround, I've figured out what works - and more importantly, what doesn't - for me. 

Joe Koufman interviews Jeff Hilimire on his new book, The Crisis Turnaround

June 16th, 2020

26:35

In this episode, Joe Koufman, CEO of Setup, interviews me (Jeff Hilimire) about my most recent book, The Crisis Turnaround. The book focuses on …

The power of purpose in an organization

June 14th, 2020

3:00

A quick segment on the power of purpose in an organization. I've had several businesses in my 20+ years as an entrepreneur, but only in the last 5 years have my businesses had true, defined purposes. The difference is …

My tools to stay super productive

May 24th, 2019

4:46

In this episode I talk about the tools I use to stay (super) productive.

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