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25 of The Best Podcast Episodes for David Kaplan. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about David Kaplan, often where they are interviewed.

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25 of The Best Podcast Episodes for David Kaplan. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about David Kaplan, often where they are interviewed.

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Episode 53 - David Kaplan of ESPN 1000 & NBC Sports Chicago

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This week we have a jam packed episode talking about the upcoming Bears game, Cubs & Sox recent hitting slumps, U of I basketball and our usual segments. We also welcome a couple guests including David Kaplan who we talked Chicago sports with including the championship Bulls team and dynamics of the front office during the Jerry Krause era and much more. Our show wraps up with our usual segments with a little announcement at the end.

09:21 - NFL Picks Update
14:05 - David Kaplan
50:08 - Bears
01:03:16 - Cubs & Sox
01:23:10 - UofI
01:25:03 - Best & Worst
01:36:15 - Shadow Realm
01:50:15 - Voicemails
02:00:57 - Announcement --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-sky-is-falling/support
Sep 24 2020 · 2hr 20mins
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Episode 4 - ESPN Chicago's David Kaplan, Segments

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Boom! A new episode of Ducks on The Pond is Here. Eddie and Jack start off with segments “Leading Off, All-In & Park of The Week” (0:00 - 37:08) and then ESPN Chicago’s David Kaplan joins the show to talk MLB, Cubs and Cubs memories including the 2016 World Series. Enjoy!

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Sep 10 2020 · 1hr 22mins

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The Billion Dollar Coach: Executive Coach Josh Holtzman + David Kaplan, Death & Co.

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I’m going to let you in on a big secret. Many of the successful entrepreneurs I know are all following the same playbook. The book is called Traction and the strategy is called EOS, the entrepreneurial operating system. It’s like rocket fuel for your business. Don’t believe me? I don’t blame you. That’s why I brought in the experts.

Today we’re having a discussion with executive coach, Josh Holtzman and his client and famed Hospitality magnate Dave Kaplan of Death & Co.

The total earnings of the companies Josh coaches equates to ONE BILLION DOLLARS in revenue.

How does he do it? What creates that level of growth? It’s all covered in todays conversation.

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  • For Josh H, there’s nothing more fulfilling than to work with more leaders
  • Works with 25 companies in LA
  • Industry agnostic. EOS is for growth-orientated organizations
  • Josh K implemented EOS in his own restaurant
  • Solved foundational issues in his own organization
  • The benefits of EOS
  • EOS puts operating systems and tools together in a cohesive system
  • Makes transforming your business more actionable
  • Death & Co examples
  • The aim of EOS
  • Gino would be the first to say he didn’t create the concepts
  • He curated them
  • Helping business owners get in control and master their businesses
  • Foundations of the EOS model
  • Entrepreneurs wrestle with 136 issues at any one time
  • Tackling 6 things can help to solve the 136 issues
  • 6 things to focus on in business
  • Mistakes Josh K made in his restaurant business
  • Some things were not aligned with the vision
  • Brought in a sommelier and invested in a $25k sustainable wine list
  • Was not helpful to the business
  • Having a vision constantly in mind and living the core values helps to focus efforts
  • The importance of core values
  • Death & Co raised 2.7 million on a crowdfunding platform
  • Found EOS during this pivotal moment
  • Had the leadership read the book
  • Met Josh Holtzman and hired him as a professional guide to fully implement EOS
  • Operational and organizational void in the hospitality industry
  • It is spoken about as if hospitality is completely unique to the other businesses of the world
  • That’s not true at all
  • Three areas of issues
  • How does EOS work in the midst of a pandemic
  • Pivoting during the pandemic
  • Focussed on social media outreach
  • Offered experiences via their retail
  • Supporting staff during the pandemic (Death & Co)
  • Free mental health for all staff
  • Daily newsletter for all staff
  • Staff relief fund
  • Death & Co created a reopening playbook
  • They shared this with others in the industry
  • Transparency is a key part of their company ethos
  • Business doesn’t have to be this hard
  • Business owners struggle with so much
Aug 04 2020 · 38mins
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Cubs and White Sox Recaps, David Kaplan Interview (Sports Talk Chicago / WCKG 7-28-20)

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On today’s show, I recap opening weekend action for the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox, plus address their in-game concerns moving forward. I also catch up with David Kaplan, host on ESPN 1000 and NBC Sports Chicago! We discuss the Marlins’ COVID-19 outbreak, and how that could affect baseball’s future plans. We also talk about the Cubs’ and White Sox’s opening games, along with the key to each team’s success in 2020. Later in the show, Kap reveals his funniest “Take That” comeback on social media, and explains his rationale behind rooting for the White Sox.

Remember to tune in every day at 2p Central to listen to the show live on AM 1530 WCKG! National audiences can find WCKG on the iHeartRadio and Radio.com apps!

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Jul 28 2020 ·

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2020 Episode 20: NBC Sports Chicago's David Kaplan

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Baseball Never Sleeps Podcast by Simon Farber and Nick Lanscioni 2020 EPISODE 20

Kap called in to discuss:

-Breaking coaching hires

-Kris Bryant's future in Chicago

-Broadcasting sports during a pandemic

Jul 16 2020 · 37mins
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Ep.23: What’s Up Sparkles (Guest: David Kaplan)

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 David Kaplan is a Chicago sports media legend, from working with the Cubs for 25 years to his highly rated Kap & Company radio show on ESPN 1000 to his SportsTalk Live television show on NBC Sports Chicago…he’s the hardest working man in Chicago media! He talks about being a guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show, what went into his decision to not follow the Cubs to their new Marquee Network, his close call with coronavirus & much more. Pop Chat w/ Cat covers Lady Antebellum’s recent name change, Kelly Clarkson’s divorce, Starbucks closing 400 stores, NBC’s Songland & more.

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Jun 15 2020 · 47mins
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David Kaplan of ESPN 1000's Kap and Co. joins me!

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ESPN 1000's David Kaplan of Kap and Co. talks White Sox and Cubs, Bulls, and a little Bears. As well as to how things might shake out for the major sports amid the COVID-19 shutdown. We also talk Sammy Sosa as 'Long Gone Summer' debuts this weekend. 

Jun 08 2020 · 23mins
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Draft Recap, David Kaplan, Saluki In The NFL, Lets Go Racing Boys? BIG 3, Fantastic and Bonehead Play of the Decade

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Sports is still on hold but we had the NFL Draft where The 3 Boys of Stock Car Spectacle Ian Georgeson, Mike Gamble, and Nick Kinzel help us break down the Draft and much more. David Kaplan from NBC Sports Chicago, and ESPN 1,000 sits down with us on Codo's Mojo. Our BIG 3 will be our BIG 3 Athletes you would spend Quarantine with. We will also finish with our Fantastic and Bonehead Play of the Decade. 

Apr 28 2020 · 1hr 32mins
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The Last Dance Episode 1 and 2 - David Kaplan

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The Last Dance Episode 1 and 2 recap with ESPN radio and NBC Sports Chicago personality David Kaplan.

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Apr 20 2020 · 38mins
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Episode 85: David Kaplan

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David Kaplan is a TV host on NBC Sports Chicago and the host of 'Kap & Co.' on ESPN 1000 in Chicago. He previews the upcoming 'The Last Dance' documentary on Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls of the 1990s, looks ahead to the Chicago Bears draft, and discusses the possible return of baseball without fans. Follow David Kaplan on Twitter and Instagram: @thekapman


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Apr 19 2020 · 40mins