Our Art of the CEO Guest Alumni — those masters of the business community who have shared their knowledge and the tales of their accomplishments on our show. These are the People You Need to Know!

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Thomas Bakewell

Over the past 30 years, Thomas Bakewell has advised and directed CEO’s and presidents of large for profit and nonprofit corporations. His vast board experience has made him a leader and a go-to-source in board governance and strategic development. His industry experience…

Last heard on:
August 22, 2016 — New Hands on the Helm – Boardrooms’ Changing Course

Don Slaght

Don Slaght is the visionary example of Charles Darwin’s theory that survival goes to those most adaptable to their environment. Managing Principal of Hollston Realty Group in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, Don guided investors deftly through the risky but…

Last heard on:
July 30, 2017 — Opportunity – Rising From the Ruins of Hurricane Sandy

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Bart Jackson

Bart as globe-trotting journalist has written literally thousands of magazine articles which bring fascinating individuals and places to light worldwide. He has authored a dozen books ranging from The Art of the CEO, So That’s How They Do It! Behind…

Last heard on:
April 25, 2020 — Business Gets the Last Laugh

John Maxwell

John Maxwell was a mere seven years when his father tied him to the mast and set him to sorting the freshly dredged oysters as they came up onto the deck. For 160 years, harvesting shellfish and the sea’s bounty…

Last heard on:
July 26, 2016 — Six Generations At Sea

Dr. Carmen Simon

Dr. Carmen Simon knows what it takes to get those little grey cells of your audience working, remembering, and deciding in the way you want them to.   A renowned cognitive neuroscientist, Carmen is the cofounder and brains behind Rexi Media…

Last heard on:
January 17, 2018 — Corporate Messages That Mark Your Mind

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Carol Gabel

Carol Gabel originally earned her “matchmaking guru” handle when she headed up business development for the New Jersey, then Delaware chambers of commerce.  As her abilities and in-brain Rolodex grew, the title stuck.  Carol is a born business developer who instinctively…

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March 7, 2016 — The Vet Benefit: Compliance, Skills, & Money on the Table

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Mary Mitchell

Mary Mitchell has been proving to business leaders the profitability of civility for the past two decades. Mary is an internationally renown speaker, her more than half dozen boks include The complete idiots guide to modern manners – idiot’s guide…

Last heard on:
July 13, 2014 — The Benefit$ of the New Business Etiquette