PODCASTS

15-minute Interviews with senior executives addressing current business issues from wide-ranging industries and the military. Take control of your destiny and develop a successful strategy with Fred Coon as he helps you analyze opportunities and decide what’s best for you.

217 – “Your Second Act” – At 55+ What’s Next?

What might a person do in a second act that was meaningful, gave them a sense of well-being and help them financially? How are “Baby Boomers” repurposing corporate skills, working part-time, pursuing new passions or even starting a small business?

Today’s labor market is stretched, and […]

310 – Visualization of Commander’s Intent: Your Transition Mission — To What End?

What are the five key words you now use to characterize the vision of your own transition? What is your mission? At the Pentagon, if it takes you one paragraph to state your mission intent, then it means that you have not visualized — nor […]

216 – Overcoming Job and Career Transition Barriers

What are common barriers for today’s workers. What changes are now important in the way resumes are scanned and viewed? Graphs and charts are visual and grab the reader, but how does a job seeker get past the ATS using graphs and charts. Fred Coon, […]

215 – Challenges Facing Job Seekers Today

Don’t know what you want to d but hate where you are now in your job or career? What are the stages one moves through after experiencing the trauma of job loss? How can one overcome those challenges? What is the one important thing you […]

309 – The value of executive coaching for transitioning military leaders

Take off your military uniform. Put on a business suit. Now, look in the mirror and describe who are you and how have you positioned yourself for high acceptance and job offers? The HR people interviewing you may have never served in the military. What […]

121 – The Value of Hiring Military Leaders in the Civilian Sector

Companies are begging for good leadership yet, they many times overlook the highly-skilled and trained talent available from senor military leaders. The discussion also looks at how companies can address this lack of experience and how their HR and internal recruiters should be trained to […]

214 – How To Create An Impactful LinkedIn Profile & Why It Matters

I’m looking for a job so why do I need to have a LinkedIn profile? How do I catch the attention of recruiters? What are hiring managers seeking from my LinkedIn profile? I am on LinkedIn but don’t use it much and I know I’m […]

120 – Amazon – Myth and the Must For Suppliers

Amazon! It’s huge and overwhelming for retailers who are trying to take their products to a large scale on this gigantic online platform. Fred Coon, CEO of Stewart, Cooper & Coon, interviews Wayne Strickland, a former senior executive with Hallmark, on how to start […]