Dope Slap Yourself—Business Fuel Podcast #31


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Another great podcast interview with eight-time turnaround CEO Dick Cross. Have you ever wondered what it is that motivates CEOs, you might be surprised at what Dick says is the biggest motivator—at least it wasn’t what I thought it was.

Dick shares the blow-by-blow of his ninth turnaround. He doesn’t pull his punches as he describes his first four weeks at his new company.

Please join us for the live Twitter Chat on Friday and take the opportunity to speak with Dick about what it really takes to lead a company—Noon Central Time on #businessfuel.

About the Author

  • Ty Kiisel

Small business evangelist and veteran of over 30 years in the trenches of Main Street business, Ty makes small business financing and trends accessible in common sense language devoid of the jargon. Ty writes about small business financing and other best practices for Lendio, in addition to sharing his passion for small business every week on He's also the author of the book, Getting a Business Loan: Financing Your Main Street Business.

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  1. Great message; I have managed hotels my entire career and I must say that my motto to each employee has always been “tell me about you, your family and what I can do for you” has gone miles in employee retention and long term friendships.

    I can’t wait to get the book,

    Thanks, Karen