Monthly Archives: June 2022

June 28, 2022

Michael Chatman: “The Christian Beer Man” Philanthropist CEO

Recognized by Nonprofit Times Magazine as one of the most influential philanthropic leaders in America, Michael Chatman is the CEO of The Community Foundation: The Global Center for Generosity located in Cape Coral, Florida. He also previously worked as a Global Corporate Marketplace Ministry leader. In this interview, Dr. Karen speaks with Michael Chatman about his visionary leadership, commitment to generosity, and how he got the names, “The Christian Beer Man,” “Black Hippie,” and “The Love Leader.” Listen to learn and apply his success secrets.

Reach Michael Chatman at; 239-542-5594

June 23, 2022

The Rolling Stones Sixty Tour: Success Leaves Clues Part 2

In this 2nd part episode, Dr. Karen continues her reflection on the iconic Rolling Stones Rock Band. She talks about what The Rolling Stones did to find their distinct and unique voice in the early years and what they do now to continue powerful and dynamic shows while in their late 70s. Dr. Karen summarizes 10 lessons we can learn and apply to business such as learning and growing from mistakes and leveraging opportunities. Hear and apply the rest of the lessons to create a profound impact for your organization.

June 21, 2022

The Rolling Stones Sixty Tour: Success Leaves Clues Part 1

In this episode, Dr. Karen pays tribute to The Rolling Stones Rock band for their 60th Anniversary. Since success leaves clues, Dr. Karen reflects on the keys to their success and longevity as the only British band to have hits in each of six different decades. This Part One episode focuses on their back story, start, and early years. She also shares the life, business, and inspirational lessons we can learn from them on how to stay relevant for the long game.

June 14, 2022

Dennis Welch Interview II: “What Love Makes Us Do”

Dennis Welch is the author of 500 songs, many of which listeners hear on the radio. He recently released his latest album, “What Love Makes Us Do.” Nashville veteran producer, record company owner, and manager Tony Mantor recorded Dennis’ song, “Why Not Me?” and named his 2020 album after the song. Mantor’s “Why Not Me?” was on the Top 10 List for 15 weeks. Dennis is now finishing a children’s book, “Why Not Me?” His granddaughter is the illustrator. On today’s show, Dennis sings and Dr. Karen speaks with Dennis about his life as a songwriter and how he prayed to God and got unexpected results.

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June 9, 2022

American Families Host Ukrainian Families

As many American families open their homes to host Ukrainian families, what are the lessons we can learn from these experiences? As a marketplace ministry leader, how can you leverage the power of your organization and your people to help these families in need? Dr. Karen shares her insights in this episode.

See NBC article by Mary Pflum:  

June 7, 2022

Patrick Daly’s Strategic Context: The Limiting Factor to Delivering Your Strategy Is Talent

On my Interlinks podcast series, I recently interviewed two of my colleagues from the Supply Chain Special Interest Group at the Society for the Advancement of Consulting (SAC), Lisa Anderson of LMA Consulting in the Los Angeles Metro Area and Dr. Karen Y. Wilson-Starks of Transleadership Inc. in Colorado Springs. In our discussion, we explored some of the challenges that organisations …

June 7, 2022

We Can Choose to be Friends or Enemies

There is a prohibitive cost to misinformation as it keeps people apart and often as enemies. The truth is the only thing that can change denial and distorted perspectives.  As Jesus said, “And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. (John 8: 32b)” In this episode, Dr. Karen shares a fascinating story from the war in Ukraine and lays the foundation to overcome war and hatred among people and nations.

See Atlantic Article by Peter Pomerantsev: