This episode of The CLiP is a real treat!  The inaugural FinForum event – bringing together titans of the fintech space. This panel discussion how the industry got to where it is and tackles where it is going. In an industry where 18 months is a lifetime, FinForum works to bring providers of capital and innovators together efficiently. Listen in to the inspirational thoughts on how to craft successful inroads into the fintech business.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

Professor Gerard Seijts has written many books, and articles on leadership DNA.  What is the makeup of a “good leader”? What is the importance of further education to good leadership? This is a very informative podcast for those listeners who are students, thinking of becoming students, or are parents to students. This podcast also makes for a great refresher on what characteristics we should look for in ourselves as we strive to become better leaders.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

Joining us for this unique podcast, is Misha Berman, a snowboarder going for a Whistler/Blackcomb record for most vertical in a season. In an attempt to interview leaders and influencers, we thought it important to interview young people. What pushes them? What motivates them? Why would someone want to tackle something as silly as 2 million feet in a single season. What better way to start, than to interview a snowboarder trying to set records.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

 

Love him or not, Kevin O’Leary gets people talking. The TV Host and Investment Guru shares with us his views on where Canada is going right and provides many opinions as to where Canada is going wrong, with a podcast called the Canadian Leaders and Influencers Podcast this is an episode filled with great stories and management ideas.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

Brent Belzberg founded private equity firm TorQuest Partners from the ashes of a family business up against the ropes. Taken from that experience was a long list of what he didn’t want in a firm which was to be based on integrity and good judgement. Twenty years later, with billions in invested capital, Brent shares his experiences on how he made and avoided mistakes as he rebuilt his company, his team and his family name.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

Marc Kielburger, with his brother Craig, have inspired and empowered millions of young people around the world. The Co-Founder of a family of organizations called WE shares his views on the foundation of any good leadership decision, at any age, anywhere in the world.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

There is not one type of leader or leadership style, there are common traits in good leaders and there are skills that have a higher rate of success when deployed, but each scenario requires a different make up of leadership characteristics. In this episode of The Clip, we talk to a leader in the consumer products world. Michael Moskowitz has led several house hold name companies, all of which had a technological bent. Listeners to this episode should find his experiences in leadership very eye opening.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

    

Canadian ‘Shareholder Activist’ Wes Voorheis has been firing CEOs and replacing board members among some of the country’s biggest corporations for decades.  Wes shares the wide range of leadership styles he has witnessed over the years – Good, Bad and Indifferent.

For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.

   
No one leads in a vacuum. Leaders are required to deal with the media. How, when and why you communicate with the media can have large and often unexpected results. You can’t get around it so learn to manage it better. Andy Willis is a long time business reporter for the Globe and has interviewed a gazillion Canadian business leaders. He shares stories, opinions and leadership lessons he has picked up over his many years on the beat.
For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.
   
Ian Schnoor is the Founder of the Marquee Group and, with his partners, has built an institution within the Canadian Finance Industry. Leveraging its team’s financial modelling expertise, the Marquee Group was founded on professional training but has morphed into an accreditation platform and a consulting business.  Plus, they have some interesting disruptive businesses on the horizon. Our discussion delves into how to lead when starting a business, how to get the most out of your team without giving up the firm and how to prioritize your time when your to-do list is neck deep.  Ian also shares important considerations for companies wanting to attract and retain leaders in the years ahead.
For up to date episodes of The CLiP follow us on twitter @VlaadCo | Please leave us a review on iTunes.