Mandatory Cocktail Hour
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 12
  • Last: 23 Dec 2017
The Mandatory Cocktail Hour, the companion podcast to The Networked Letter, a newsletter about applying the science of social networks to you career and leadership. Weekly interviews with new professionals, mid-level journeymen, high profile stars and anyone in between. Interviews are research for a new book on Leadership and Social Networks, and encompass a wide range of professions and career stages.

Episodes (12)

  • Hayes Permar
    Hayes Permar
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    Published: 23 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:12:53
      Hayes is a North Carolina sports media personality: Lead Anchor at Sports Channel 8, North Carolina's only all-internet sports station; Announcer for the Carolina Mudcats Minor League Baseball Team and general Raleigh/Durham advocate.  Ha... Read more →
      Hayes is a North Carolina sports media personality: Lead Anchor at Sports Channel 8, North Carolina's only all-internet sports station; Announcer for the Carolina Mudcats Minor League Baseball Team and general Raleigh/Durham advocate.  Ha... Read more →

  • Brian Brushwood
    Brian Brushwood
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    Published: 18 Nov 2017 Duration: 57:45
    Brian Brushwood is the co-host of The Modern Rogue, half of the Billboard #1 "Night Attack" comedy album team, and according to his website, "Some kind of Wizard" Brian and I talk about how he creates a culture of collaboration and excellen... Read more →
    Brian Brushwood is the co-host of The Modern Rogue, half of the Billboard #1 "Night Attack" comedy album team, and according to his website, "Some kind of Wizard" Brian and I talk about how he creates a culture of collaboration and excellen... Read more →

  • Charlie Green
    Charlie Green
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    Published: 4 Nov 2017 Duration: 40:17
    Charlie Green is a speaker, consultant and the author of The Trusted Advisor.  Charlie and I talk about trust in network connections, curious members of his support network, the network of trusted advisors and more. 
    Charlie Green is a speaker, consultant and the author of The Trusted Advisor.  Charlie and I talk about trust in network connections, curious members of his support network, the network of trusted advisors and more. 

  • Kathleen Minogue
    Kathleen Minogue
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    Published: 27 Oct 2017 Duration: 53:27
    Kathleen Minogue is the Founder and CEO of Crowdfund Better, a firm that advises people and organizations on their crowdfunding efforts on sights like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Kathleen and I talked about how the network in crowdfunding is... Read more →
    Kathleen Minogue is the Founder and CEO of Crowdfund Better, a firm that advises people and organizations on their crowdfunding efforts on sights like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Kathleen and I talked about how the network in crowdfunding is... Read more →

  • Todd Etter
    Todd Etter
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    Published: 19 Oct 2017 Duration: 54:33
    Todd Etter is the Chief Collaboration Officer at The Motley Fool.  We discuss collaboration and connection, and some of the techniques 'The Fool' uses to enhance that, including playing together and mobile desks.  We also discuss how being ... Read more →
    Todd Etter is the Chief Collaboration Officer at The Motley Fool.  We discuss collaboration and connection, and some of the techniques 'The Fool' uses to enhance that, including playing together and mobile desks.  We also discuss how being ... Read more →

  • Rob Foster
    Rob Foster
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    Published: 16 Jan 2017 Duration: 49:03
    Rob Foster is the founder and owner of RBF Fitness in Cranston, Rhode Island.  We talk about the power of asking for help, how is network influenced his entrepreneurial journey, and learning and teaching in a community.
    Rob Foster is the founder and owner of RBF Fitness in Cranston, Rhode Island.  We talk about the power of asking for help, how is network influenced his entrepreneurial journey, and learning and teaching in a community.

  • Anna Huckabee Tull
    Anna Huckabee Tull
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    Published: 3 Dec 2016 Duration: 39:51
     Anna Hickabee Tull is a life coach and custom song crafter.  WE talk about connecting, hedging who you are, and authenticity.  For more info, go to www.thenetworkedleader.com
     Anna Hickabee Tull is a life coach and custom song crafter.  WE talk about connecting, hedging who you are, and authenticity.  For more info, go to www.thenetworkedleader.com

  • Sheila Heen
    Sheila Heen
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    Published: 18 Nov 2016 Duration: 34:28
    Sheila Heen is cofounder of Triad Consulting Group, Lecturer at Harvard Law School and coauthor of Difficult Conversations and Thanks for the Feedback.
    Sheila Heen is cofounder of Triad Consulting Group, Lecturer at Harvard Law School and coauthor of Difficult Conversations and Thanks for the Feedback.

  • Doug Stone
    Doug Stone
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    Published: 15 Nov 2016 Duration: 26:09
    Doug Stone talks about the difficult conversations in our networks, and how friendship and work sometimes go together and sometimes don't.   Go to thenetworkedleader.com for more info. 
    Doug Stone talks about the difficult conversations in our networks, and how friendship and work sometimes go together and sometimes don't.   Go to thenetworkedleader.com for more info. 

  • Debbie Goldstein
    Debbie Goldstein
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    Published: 28 Oct 2016 Duration: 38:25
    Debbie Goldstein is Principal and Managing Director at Triad Consulting Group.  She teaches communication and conflict resolution all over the world for top organizations. Debbie and I spoke a lot about friendship and its influence on our n... Read more →
    Debbie Goldstein is Principal and Managing Director at Triad Consulting Group.  She teaches communication and conflict resolution all over the world for top organizations. Debbie and I spoke a lot about friendship and its influence on our n... Read more →

  • Cathy Salit
    Cathy Salit
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    Published: 12 Oct 2016 Duration: 01:01:02
    Cathy Salit, Co-Founder of Performance of a Lifetime, author of Breakthrough Performance, talks about improvising your way into connections.  Networking Improvising Leadership Performance  
    Cathy Salit, Co-Founder of Performance of a Lifetime, author of Breakthrough Performance, talks about improvising your way into connections.  Networking Improvising Leadership Performance  

  • The Prologue
    The Prologue
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    Published: 2 Jun 2016 Duration: 04:58
    An overview of Mandatory Cocktail Hour: the companion podcast to The Networked Letter and The Networked Leader book (in progress)   This is a series of interviews with interesting people at various stages of their careers, examining their e... Read more →
    An overview of Mandatory Cocktail Hour: the companion podcast to The Networked Letter and The Networked Leader book (in progress)   This is a series of interviews with interesting people at various stages of their careers, examining their e... Read more →