I had a great conversation with CAE board Chair Laurie Barkman recently regarding ageless entrepreneurship. Link to the full podcast conversation. Laurie hosts a great podcast called Succession Stories. Laurie Barkman:  “Now is an unprecedented time.  Maybe its time to focus on your ‘what’s next’… and also an opportunity to support what comes next for our economy…

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Education | Training Education entrepreneur supporting community development. Karen Kalish is the CEO and Founder of at Home Works! The Teacher Home Visit Program. At Home Works! The Teacher Home Visit Program is a program that trains, supports, and pays teachers to go to the homes of struggling students to get their parents engaged in…

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Storytelling | Branding Executive Creative Director, Level Agency I help shape research and data into simple human stories. Then turn those stories into ideas – regardless of form – that motivate people to make brands part of their lives. Because, as a mentor once told me, “Never forget that ‘commerce’ is the root word of…

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Community | Organization A focus on community development Murelle Harrison is an executive director of Gardere Initiative. After retiring from being a professor at Southern University after 40 years and being the chair of the psychology department for 15 years, she knew she needed to use her teaching and leadership skills to help improve the…

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Coaching | Branding Principal/Executive Sales Coach at MYB2BCOACH, LLC & Founder of CEO Peer Boards With MyB2BCoach, we help companies ramp and onboard salespeople using a unique combo of strategy, alignment and deliberate practice using our AI software. Our clients always see a drastic difference in results. With CEO Peer Boards, I source, screen and…

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Media | Social Community, comms and content. Connector of people and ideas. Digital Swiss Army Knife. I am a digital Swiss Army Knife. I understand what people look for online, and how to reach them. This experience translates to many industries, and I’ve worked for media companies, social analytics platforms, apps, and companies in related…

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Storytelling | Branding Manufacturing specialist focused on environmental sustainability, with backgrounds in purchasing, logistics, and procurement.  Respected public speaker. Senior executive with 40 years of experience and a record of continuous and significant accomplishments in environmental stewardship. Leadership positions in procurement, logistics and manufacturing in ventures ranging from start-up to Fortune 100. Tireless, passionate and…

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Six-Sigma | Startups Certified Six Sigma Black Belt & trained Master Black Belt with over 20 years’ experience in applying and teaching Six Sigma/Lean.  Food entrepreneur and conference center owner / manager. She is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt & trained Master Black Belt with over 20 years’ experience in applying and teaching Six…

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Development | Planning CEO working principally with foundations and non-profit organizations. I bring to this work nearly 40 years of experience designing, managing, implementing and evaluating programs and initiatives for foundations and non-profit organizations using a theory-driven approach. I am the CEO of Fulbright-Anderson and Associates, a consulting group that works principally with foundations and…

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