Ron Kitchens - How to stay great and control your commitments
Win At Home First
In this episode, you’ll discover… The weird way Excel deepens your love inside your marriage (2:29) The “Noah’s Arc” strategy to tracking your business which helps you grow faster in less time (3:32) The “Two Chairs” method for praying that makes it easier and more impactful (4:27) How embarrassing vulnerability unlocks your authenticity and influences more people than you can even fathom (19:35) Are all your friends virtual? Here’s how going to church changes that (even if you’re not a member of the church) (23:55) How achieving more success, wealth, and freedom than you’ve ever had robs your marriage, faith, and happiness (29:09) Why success is the most addictive substance you can get your hands on (and how to prevent it from sabotaging your life) (30:44) How moving a ladder every day brainwashes you into staying hyper-focused and patient (44:14) If you’d like to connect with Ron and become friends, you can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org, text him at (269) 217-9831, or visit his website at http://ronkitchens.com/. Are you crushing it at work but struggling at home? If you want to learn how to win at home, then go to https://CoryMCarlson.com and download your free copy of “10 Ways To Win At Home.” If you're looking for a resource to help you with these times when your work is now in your home, check out my book Win At Home First on Amazon. Forbes Magazine rated it one of 7 books everyone on your team should read.
Ron Kitchens | Helping Small Business Recover In Michigan
Michigan Business Network
Ron Kitchens, CEcD, Senior Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Southwest Michigan First talk with Jeffrey Mosher on the Michigan Business Beat. Ron covers what return to work looks like in Southwest Michigan, key data points that people should know about how Southwest Michigan, and how Southwest Michigan First is helping to support local small businesses. Ron also shares how the organization is supporting community/place-based initiatives during this time.
DT #274: Encouragement from Contributing Expert Ron Kitchens
Develop This: Economic and Community Development
In this episode, Dennis continues with his series from contributing experts on the current state of the economy. Few leaders have more insight and encouraging words than Ron Kitchens of Southwest Michigan First. About Ron Kitchens: Ron’s focus is to lift up leaders by accelerating their impact, influence and well-being in career, family and community. Ron is the senior partner and chief executive officer of Southwest Michigan First, an economic consulting firm, which has grown compounded revenue at 20% annually during his 14 years as chief executive officer. In addition, Ron is the co-founder of Consultant Connect and a board member of Gibson Insurance, the past chair of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts and a Trustee of Western Michigan University. Ron is the founder of the leadership conferences Engage, Next, ECONOMIX and Catalyst University, which combined have poured into over 60,000 leaders across North America. He previously served on the staff of U.S Senator John Danforth, and he was an elected Alderman at age 21. Ron is author/co-author of three books, including his latest release Uniquely You, as well as the bestseller Community Capitalism. He speaks globally on leadership, creating thriving, engaged, multi-generational teams and entrepreneurial cultures. He blogs and podcasts at www.ronkitchens.com and can be found on Twitter @ronkitchens and on Instagram @ron.kitchens. Ron’s Specialties: Leadership Creating thriving, engaged, multi-generational teams Entrepreneurial cultures Connect with Ron Kitchens Southwest Michigan First RonKitchens.com
Encore Episode: 12 Axioms for Economic Development Groups with Ron Kitchens
Develop This: Economic and Community Development
Your favorite podcasters are celebrating with their families this week, so please enjoy this encore episode. Axioms are statements which are regarded as being established, accepted, or self-evidently true. Ron Kitchens with Southwest Michigan First is back to share 12 axioms his organization has adopted and is graciously willing to share them with you. In this episode, Dennis goes through each of them in this inspiring episode. For More on Ron Kitchens
Ron Kitchens: On Leadership and Overcoming Adversity
The Chris Craft Show
Ron Kitchens, CEO of the economic consulting firm Southwest Michigan First, joins us for episode 34 of The Chris Craft Show. He and Chris talk about his personal story and journey into helping organizations grow jobs. He has spent the last 30+ years helping companies grow and spurring economic development. Additionally, Kitchens explains the mission of Southwest Michigan First and his inspiration behind his new book Uniquely You (affiliate link). Do you want to launch a podcast like this one? Learn how to start a podcast today. More about Ron Kitchens Bio: Ron Kitchens is a husband, father, and CEO of Southwest Michigan First, an economic consulting firm, which includes Consultant Connect and the Southwest Michigan First Life Science Fund. Ron is also the author of Uniquely You (affiliate link)., an insightful book that helps leaders embrace leading in their unique, God-given way. Email the show with questions, comments, ideas and prayer requests at email@example.com. Leave us a voicemail at 855.932.7263. Please indicate if you want your email or voicemail read or played during the show. If you like the show, please subscribe, review and give a 5-star rating on iTunes. The post Ron Kitchens: On Leadership and Overcoming Adversity appeared first on The Chris Craft Show Podcast.
Uniquely You Discovering the Authentic Version of You | Ron Kitchens
Ron’s journey in becoming the person that he is today took a lot of tons of struggles and difficulties. Since childhood, losing his father at the age of four and going through a lot of experiences in trying to surpass fears and anxiety, he managed to be a successful individual. His life is a manifestation of hard-earned success through the discovery of his unique self. Let us get to learn from his sharing through today’s podcast. Ron Kitchens #279
CNLP 273: Ron Kitchens on What It Takes To Become One of the Best Workplaces in America, How To Sustain Economic Growth Through Great People, and How Growing Up Poor Shaped His Leadership for the Better
The Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast: Lead Like Never Before
Ron Kitchens grew up so poor that his childhood memories include moving every time his mom couldn’t pay the rent and rummaging through Goodwill bins to find clothes to wear to school. Today he is...Read the whole entry... »
CNLP 273 | Ron Kitchens on What It Takes to Become One of the Best Workplaces in America, How to Sustain Economic Growth Through Great People, and How Growing Up Poor Shaped His Leadership for the Better
The Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast
The Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast is a podcast all about leadership, change and personal growth. The goal? To help you lead like never before—in your church or in your business.
The Guys Like Us is joined with Ron Kitchens who is the senior partner and CEO of Southwest Michigan First, founder of Catalyst University leadership conference, and author of numerous books. In this episode, Ron speaks on his latest book, “Uniquely You.” We discuss his background and how he was able to work through adversity with his dyslexia to become the leader, entrepreneur, and mentor he is today. He sees it as a gift, and not something negative! We have to embrace the things that make us unique, because these are the things that others value. Tune in to hear how he creates a positive work culture, with the” Always Forward” concept engrained in its DNA. Finally, Ron provides wisdom from his years of experience whether you are newly entering the work force or are a seasoned leader. You can find more at ronkitchens.com