Episode 9 - David Bastedo: Photographing the Tragically Hip

Episode 9 - David Bastedo: Photographing the Tragically Hip

While you might not know his name, you’ve definitely seen his work. David Bastedo is the man behind the lens who photographed one of Canada’s most beloved bands - the Tragically Hip. His iconic images have been reproduced everywhere and became the definitive chronicle of the band’s career and, in particular, their farewell tour in 2016. In this interview, David shares behind-the-scenes stories from his time with the band, he talks about some of the technical challenges of concert photography, the story about that famous photo of Gord Downie and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and much more.

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Episode 8 - Annie Duke: Thinking in Bets

Episode 8 - Annie Duke: Thinking in Bets

Today, Annie Duke is an author and speaker. But for nearly two decades, she was one of the top poker players in the world with career earnings in excess of $4 million and a World Series of Poker bracelet in 2004. That same year, she triumphed in the $2 million winner-take-all, invitation-only WSOP Tournament of Champions.

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Episode 7 - Terry O'Reilly: The host of CBC Radio's 'Under the Influence'

Episode 7 - Terry O'Reilly: The host of CBC Radio's 'Under the Influence'

After a very successful career as an ad man (he’s created over 10,000 ads and won scores of awards), Terry O’Reilly became the host of a radio show called Under the Influence. In that show, which has more than a million listeners per week (in addition to more than 25 million podcast downloads), Terry gives listeners a

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Episode 6 - Melissa Agnes: Conversation with a Crisis Management Expert

Episode 6 - Melissa Agnes: Conversation with a Crisis Management Expert

Any company can be hit with a crisis. It’s how the organization’s leaders respond that will determine how they’ll be judged - by the markets, their customers, the general public and, in some cases, the courts. This week, I had the pleasure of speaking with Melissa Agnes, one of the world’s leading experts on crisis preparedness, reputation management and brand protection. We talked about why some organizations get it so wrong, how to make your organization crisis ready and we chatted about her new book, Crisis Ready, which

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Episode 5 - Barbara Rybicka: Profile of a Medium

Episode 5 - Barbara Rybicka: Profile of a Medium

What happens after we die? Is death the end? Or do we and our loved ones live on some way? And if their souls do continue to live on, is it possible for us here on Earth to communicate with them? Today's guest would say our souls absolutely do continue to live on and that yes, we can definitely communicate with our loved ones after they've crossed over…

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Episode 4 - Brett Wilson: Redefining success in a wealth-obsessed world

Episode 4 - Brett Wilson: Redefining success in a wealth-obsessed world

Brett Wilson is an Alberta-based entrepreneur who's probably best-known for his time on CBC's Dragon's Den, during which he did more deals than any of his fellow Dragons. If you've ever seen him in action, you'll know that Brett marches to the beat of his own drum. He's got a unique perspective on life and business and it's a perspective that he earned the hard way...

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Episode 2 - Sarah Johnston: How her worst day in business became a major turning point

Episode 2 - Sarah Johnston: How her worst day in business became a major turning point

There are thousands of realtors in Canada but Sarah Johnston's story is a little bit different than most. After having been in the industry for 10 years and at the beginning of a downturn in her local market of Calgary, Alberta, she had a bad day. A really bad day. Two deals that she had been working on for months crashed and burned almost simultaneously. It was, as she describes it, the worst day of her professional career. But a seemingly inadvertent series of events one night in October of 2015 led to the birth of Sarah's personal brand and became a huge turning point in her career.

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Episode 1 - Erica Ehm

Episode 1 - Erica Ehm

Erica Ehm is a veteran of the Canadian music scene as well as a successful entrepreneur. But there's so much more you probably don't know about this Canadian icon. In this conversation with Warren, Erica talks about the secret to her success, what it was like to drive the members of U2 around in her mother's car, her famous interview with Kurt Cobain, the state of social media in 2018, tips for starting and running a successful business and much more.

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