cRisk Academy vs. IIA Certifications

A lot of people ask me about the difference between cRisk Academy and IIA certifications. Which one is right for you?? Since inquiring minds want to know… here’s the answer. Basically some are traditional certifications that typically take 2-5 YEARS to get, the others are modern certifications you can get in 1-2 WEEKS. Listen to the video for the…

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Leadership Comes from the Inside Out

What’s the difference between a third-world country dictator and a traditional leader in the corporate world? ANSWER: Not much. Ba, dum, dum. Bad joke, but serious message. Dictators use fear and violence to get people to do what they want. Most corporate leaders are taught to use fear and punishment, and have a command and…

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Your Words Don’t Prove Anything

I was talking with someone this last week who applied for a job in internal audit, but didn’t get the job because she couldn’t prove she had agile auditing skills. I’ve been tell you for a while that agile auditing skills are in high demand. Even though she told the organization she was familiar and…

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Playing and Having Fun

With adult responsibilities, bills to pay, jobs to commute to and children to raise, sometimes we forget to have fun and actually PLAY!Today’s episode will be about getting in touch with a very under-nurtured ego state: the child!So lets relax and grow together as we get in touch with our inner child. Listen in at:…

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E188 A Facelift for Compliance with Tom Fox

In case you missed it, there has been a lot of change in how organizations are dealing with #compliance. Risk management concepts, use of data, using compliance to lead to greater business efficiency, third-party risk, just to name a few. It’s as if compliance has gotten a face lift recently and looks a whole lot…

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Lessons From the Worst Speaker Ever

Sometimes learning what NOT to do, can really help people improve in certain facets of their lives. When it comes to public speaking, learning what doesn’t work can definitely be helpful. From “verbal masturbation”, to not knowing your own subject matter, or just being a boring presenter, this episode will dive into the various public…

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Are You an Inclusive Leader??

You might think you are inclusive and open minded, but how inclusive are you really? We tend to gravitate to people that are like us (it’s just human nature) but being more inclusive in all ways really does enrich our lives and creates stronger teams. With business entering the digital world, we need to start…

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E186: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and ESG with Julie Thompson

With business entering the digital world, we need to start looking into alternate populations to begin hiring from. Sure there are people of different skin colors or sexes, but what about individuals with physical disabilities or people from the autistic population. Sometimes to tackle certain situations, a different point of view can be highly beneficial.…

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Getting a Good Night Sleep

One thing that most of us never get enough of is… SLEEP! Sleep is very important to our health and wellbeing, but why are we not getting enough of it? In today’s episode we discuss the importance of sleep and how we can sleep better and longer. So grab your pillow and blanket and listen…

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E184: The Power of Music with Joseph Young

This is a fun #jammingwithjason #podcast episode because I not only get to talk about music (which I love), but I also get to connect with a childhood friend who is an award winning musician, Joseph L. Young. From just listening to music you enjoy, to playing an instrument, music can provide many psychological benefits…

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