Episode 4: Form Impactful Relationships with Unrelenting Generosity Feat. Andy Crestodina of Orbit Media Studios

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Our guest in Episode 4 is Andy Crestodina, the founder of Orbit Media Studios, a Chicago based—#1 Google Ranked—web design and development company, and a leading expert in content marketing. Orbit takes a unique approach to connecting with people with events like their monthly Wine & Web and their annual conference for marketers called Content Jam. Tune in to our …

Building a Strong Company Culture: A Fresh-Roasted Interview with Tim Coonan of Big Shoulders Coffee

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When Tim Coonan decided to shift his culinary focus in Chicago, his talent was not lost. With a career dating back to his roles as Sous Chef at Gordon, Chef-de-Cuisine at Spiaggia, and most recently as Chef Instructor at the Washburne Culinary Institute, Tim decided to embark on a life-long passion. Thus, Big Shoulders Coffee was born. Its name derived …

The 100% True Story Behind #BeefOff: A Quest for the Best Italian Beef in Chicago

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…beef……beef……beef…beef…beef.. beef BEEF BEEF BEEF BEEF BEEF BEEFBEEFBEEF!!!! Now that the obligatory beef-slow clap is out the way, welcome. Welcome to the official blog post about our quest to find the best Italian Beef in our River North neighborhood. Or as we like to call it: The SquarePlanet 2015 #BeefOff Our latest adventure in make-believe culinary authority and excused gluttony began several …

Building Strong Relationships with Tristan Smith of Transamerica + Gretchen Hoffman of Paperwoven Authentically Know and Care About Your People

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This episode of Maximizing Opportunity shines a light on relationships. No, not the romantic kind! Brian and Derek feature several stories and interviews with a focus on being connected with people. A flashback to Brian’s past reveals why the name Todd will impact every Todd he meets, and how he unofficially changed one Todd’s name to Eddie. He then shows his appreciation for the …