Episode #10 Building Resilience through COVID-19

April 8, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Join us for the first time recording in separate locations.  With everything going on in our world and practicing safe distancing we wanted to do our part and still provide you, our listeners with a good quality podcast.  Today’s theme is resiliency and how do we work this into our daily lives during this  COVID-19 … Read More

Episode #8 Lianne Gallie

March 11, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Privileged to have this dynamic woman share her path of mindfulness growing in all areas in manufacturing Human Resources, and now teaching these lessons at the college level.  Join us as we have fun with our friend Lianne Gallie, who provides great insights in how channel your emotions with intention! 2:19. My growing up phase. … Read More

Episode #7 Brian Skerrett

February 26, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Welcome Mindfulness Manufacturing community!  The legendary Brian Skerrett shares some of his wisdom gained through his 40 plus year career.  A pioneer integrating mindfulness and leadership training, it is a privilege to share this with you today.  His primary focus has been business coaching, with a niche in helping people to make individual changes today … Read More

Episode #6 JC Wilkinson

February 12, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Welcome Mindfulness Manufacturing community! Today we get some great insights from JC Wilkinson.  He is currently the  VP of Business Transformation for Vivid Impact based in Louisville KY.  Prior to Vivid Impact, JC spent 10 years as a COO/CFO for privately held organizations and another 10 years working with regional consulting firms providing accounting, tax, … Read More

Episode #5 Andrew De Haan Part 2

January 29, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview No Comments

Welcome Mindfulness Manufacturing community!  Enjoy more great discussions with Andrew De Haan Part 2.  He is a culture builder in automotive manufacturing.  A toolmaker with a love for people and leadership.  He touches on aspects of emotional intelligence, discusses his mistakes and successes, and shares a few laughs.  Including his mantra of -Do what is … Read More

Episode #4 Andrew De Haan Part 1

January 17, 2020By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Welcome Mindfulness Manufacturing community!  Today enjoy some great discussions with Andrew De Haan.  He is a culture builder in automotive manufacturing.  A toolmaker with a love for people and leadership.  He touches on aspects of emotional intelligence, discusses his mistakes and successes, and shares a few laughs.  Including his mantra of -Do what is right, … Read More

Episode #2 Bill Priamo Part 1

November 30, 2019By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Exciting interview Part 1 with the one and only Bill Priamo.  It is not often Bill shares his leadership insights on social media, Mindfulness Manufacturing had the privilege of going deep with Bill on many of his leadership perspectives.  Not your typical leader with a maintenance background. 1/ 2:30 Technology development verses the connection with … Read More

Episode #3 Bill Priamo Part 2

November 27, 2019By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Part 2 with Bill Priamo – more great discussions! 1:00 – The fear of dealing with people 5:00 Try harder – does not work – those who Bill used to think were soft, actually had a lot to offer 9:00 Timing on when to send your message, positive or negative 13:50 Awareness of others 17:20 … Read More

An Introduction Mindfulness Manufacturing

November 21, 2019By OpKicksPodcast Preview

Episode 1:  Mike Hillman and Trevor Blondeel are excited to launch their new manufacturing podcast.  This episode provides information about how and why they decided to develop this resource.  Each episode will feature an interview with manufacturing leaders on the topics of leadership challenges.