Learnings and Missteps The Podcast

Jesse & Rene

On the Learnings and Missteps Podcast, Jesse and Rene dig into the stories of the men and women who have built careers in the construction industry. Each guest, from front line installers to Executives, intimately describes their earliest career aspirations to the current day and how they intend to impact the world going forward. Let us bend your ear and join us in our efforts in Enhancing the image of Careers in Construction.

Episode Zero: Our Very First Episode
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Blue is the New White: The Value of Skilled Trades for the Youth TodayDo you know the value of skilled trades for you as a young person and society at large? The skilled trades industry has many opportunities and possibilities that can lead you to some of the most lucrative jobs out there and a fat check. In this episode, we have Josh Zolin, CEO of Windy City Equipment Service, speaker, and the author of Blue is the New White. He had previously worked as a stuntman in Hollywood before he quit and joined his dad in his skilled trades business. He teaches young people the value of skilled trades for them, the economy, and society at large. A skilled trade is anything that requires formal education that isn’t college education. Listen in to learn the meaning of skilled trade and the value of the industry to young people and our economy. You will also learn when to identify yourself as a skilled trade worker even when you’re responsible for running a trades company. What You Will Learn in this Episode:·     How Josh’s book Blue is the New Whiteon the value of skilled trades led to a successful podcast. ·   Get to know Josh and his former career as a stuntman. ·       Transitioning from a Hollywood stuntman to a skilled tradesman and the gap he saw in the industry and wrote a book.·      Why he teaches people the value of skilled trades, which includes monetary. ·      Josh describes his skilled trade experience in commercial kitchen equipment repairing. ·       He defines skilled trade plus when you can consider yourself a blue color worker. ·      How to take personal responsibility and put yourself out there to be considered for a leadership position in a blue color company.·    The hiring mistakes he did when he first started in business and the lessons he learned. ·    Why Josh identify as a teacher who impacts rather than an influencer. Relevant Links:Website: https://blueisthenewwhite.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joshzolin/ Podcast: Blue is the New White

1 בדצמ׳

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Wouldn’t it be great to bring back the honor in the trades and eliminate the stigma surrounding the sector? Now is the time to change the narrative about the trades and bring back the deserved honor to the industry.In this episode, we have Steve Turner, a custom upholstery small business owner and the founder of Bring Back the Trades organization. Steve came to the realization that the closer he got to retirement, the higher the risk of him closing down his business became a reality due to the shortage of skilled trade workers, which prompted him to start the Bring Back the Trades, a nonprofit organization funding scholarships for trade school students. He’s dedicated to promoting and educating the public about the need for skilled trades professionals.Listen in to learn the value of equipping young people with trade skills and not forcing them into the college environment, which is probably not serving them. You will also learn the importance of being authentic to who you are and telling your truth to improve communication.What You Will Learn in this Episode:●        Having the mental capability to overcome struggles even when your physical body says NO.●       Steve explains how and why he started the Bring Back the Trades nonprofit organization.●       Why he’s struggling to hand out Bring Back the Trades scholarships and how he’s fixing that problem.●        How to be sponsored or become an active sponsor with the Bring Back the Trades organization.●        Why he wants his legacy to be about bringing honor in the trades and eliminating the stigma.●       Steve on why he’s now working to achieve the feeling of individual accomplishment.Connect with Bring Back the Tradeshttps://www.bringbackthetrades.com/Connect with Steve https://www.linkedin.com/in/steve-turner-32756037/Connect with Ushttps://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

17 בנוב׳

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What does it take to find a fulfilling career that makes you completely happy? Finding a career or owning a business that fulfills you even when things get difficult should be an ultimate goal. In this episode, we have Lisa Payan, the owner of Mastermind Plumbing in San Antonio Texas, a mother, and a community contributor. Lisa left her accounting career and incidentally fell into plumbing which she has gone on to own a business in. She describes the work she does with Lone Star Construction Trades Training, a nonprofit offering free apprenticeship programs to people who want to shift their careers. Listen in to learn the value of giving back by engaging in activities that benefit the community at large. You will also learn the importance of doing what makes you happy and fulfilled and not necessarily what society deems good for you. What You Will Learn in this Episode:·       Lisa describes her journey from accounting to a career as a plumber.·      The joy and passion for helping people that Lisa has found in plumbing.·        The training work she does with the nonprofit organization Lone Star Construction Trades Training.  ·       The power of giving back and serving others even as your career is snowballing. ·        She describes her family’s involvement in her work plus the challenges she faces as a female plumber.·        Lisa’s advice to female plumbers on how to handle the challenges they face. ·       How she keeps herself inspired and happy in life and career without a major future plan.   Connect with Mastermind Plumbing at:·        Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/mastermindplumbing/ Connect with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

4 בנוב׳

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Are you ready to start embracing lean construction principles and processes as a leader in construction? By adopting lean construction principles and processes in your construction projects, you will enhance everyone’s experience and work as an integrated team.In this episode, we have Brian Winningham, Field Driven Lean owner, and has over 20 years of experience estimating, planning, managing, and leading construction projects. He is very passionate about sharing the benefits of Lean Construction. Brian describes his construction career journey since he was 10 years old and how he shifted his business during the 2020 global pandemic.Listen in to learn how to let go of the fear of making mistakes and instead be vulnerable so you can learn from those mistakes. You will also learn about the lean coffee meeting technique and how it effectively connects people than typical meetings.What You Will Learn in this Episode:●       Brian describes his career in construction that pans out almost his entire life.●       He explains how his love for fieldwork influenced his company name now “Field Driven Lean”.●       How making many mistakes has helped Brian grow and excel in his work.●        Learning how to be vulnerable and unafraid of making the wrong decisions.●       Brian on why he’s targeting to coach people at the project management level and below.●       How to customize and conceptualize processes and ideas that build your people’s capabilities as an organization.●       The potential of liberating structures in answering your questions and finding solutions as a team.●       The importance of being calculated with your responses to ensure you’re truly listening.●       The meaning of the lean coffee meeting technique and why it’s richer than typical meetings.Get in touch with Brian at:https://fielddrivenlean.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/fielddrivenlean/Get in touch with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Resources:https://www.liberatingstructures.com/

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21 באוק׳

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How to do more in your work while still managing to deliver value with efficiency? By intentionally balancing your flow with resource efficiency, you’re enabling yourself to live an amazing and balanced life.In this episode, we have Felipe Engineer- Manriquez, a construction scrum expert, national director of lean construction, and the host of the EBFC show podcast. He’s also an international keynote speaker with decades of experience in process improvement, project planning, execution, change management, and employee engagement in the construction industry. Felipe explains how scrum changed his perspective in life and effectiveness in his work and other exciting things.Listen in to learn how you can adopt a framework that enables you to manage yourself through flow while delivering value. You will also learn the value of putting yourself in uncomfortable situations to give yourself opportunities to grow beyond your imagination. Connect with Felipe at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/engineerfelipe/Connect with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

14 באוק׳

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In this episode Rene Duron comes back from a long summer of overtime and he didnt skip a beat. His heartfelt vulnerable questions invite Spencer Easton breathe some accountability into Rene. Spencer came into construction intending to be a field engineer which turned into him being a Scheduling Manager. His experience as a scheduling expert ignited his passion to find another way to better serve the construction industry. His purpose is strictly to help people get home healthy and happy.Contact Spencer at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/spencer-easton/https://www.elevateconstructionist.com/takt-planning/https://www.youtube.com/c/leanTaktContact us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

7 באוק׳

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Get to know Program Coordinator / Project Manager Miss Krista Ackles. Krista studied finance and when seeking employment she decided the construction Industry was more suitable and went out and made that happen. The recession hit which caused her to seek work elsewhere, thank goodness!! Since then she has been changing worlds at Construction Careers Academy. Give us a listen for a blueprint on building a solid CTE program that connects students to jobs in Construction.Connect with CCA at:https://www.instagram.com/nisdcca/https://twitter.com/NISDCCAConnect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

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22 בספט׳

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We managed to get some time with Celebrity Influencers Keyan Zandy and Joe Donarumo, Authors of The Lean Builder. Felipe and I get to unearth several truths behind them writing this book. As usual, you best have your notepads ready to capture the secrets to unlocking a new level of performance with the Lean efforts on your Jobsite. The tips they dole out can be applied on any construction project with any team, and its best if you "start small". After you finish taking in all the goodness, share it with a colleague and leave us a comment.Connect with Joe & Keyan at: https://theleanbuilder.com/Connect with Felipe at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

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8 בספט׳

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Felipe and I wrap up our whining and war stories around Chapter 7 of The Last Planner, which is around the charged subject of PPC. Those 3 letters stand for Percent Plan Complete and have been the subject of much confusion and discontent. Which of course spills out the entire episode. And there is some good stuff too we give away the best method for incentivizing PPC, the secret ingredient of Culture and how that impacts PPC. Lastly I explicitly share about the purpose of PPC and how to close the loop. Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Connect with Felip at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/Connect with The Lean Builder at: https://theleanbuilder.com/

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1 בספט׳

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Get to know Mr Adam Hoots: Construction Professional, Entrepreneur, Trades Advocate, Author and the list goes on. His story takes us from his entry into the workforce as the result of a gift he received on his 17th birthday. The experience he had as a plumbers helper informed the way he serves the Construction Community today. His purpose and vision are contagious and he is a pretty deep thinker that never hesitates to share the stage or honor the people that have contributed to his place in the world Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Connect with Adam at: https://constructionachesolutions.com/

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25 באוג׳

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Jesse & Felipe are rounding 3rd base as they cover Chapter 6 of The Lean Builder. Catch a heavy dose of collaboration cheat codes with a side of attitude from Jesse the grouch. This conversation touches many of the necessities for achieving positive outcomes with LPS, some of which will take practice to master. And many you can apply today. Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Connect with Felipe at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/

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20 באוג׳

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Get to know Mr Kevin Chase an exemplory Construction Professional and father. He will walk you down his career path which helped him hone his skills of introspection and humility. If youre looking for some powerful examples of leadership behavior and breakthroughs for leading change, Mr Kevin Chase has got your flavor. Support the Mission at: https://www.patreon.com/learningsandmisstepsConnect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

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12 באוג׳

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On the 5th Calabosession between Felipe and Jesse there are a whole bunch more war stories, interstingly there are new stories every single Calabosession. In this conversation they touch on the "Big Room" concept, trade partners being in business to make money just like General Contractors and they finally show some love to the Men and Women that are adopting and applying The Last Planner System & Lean methodoligies. Support the mission at: https://www.patreon.com/learningsandmisstepsConnect with Felip at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/See our beautiful faces at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

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4 באוג׳

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Miss Jennifer Lacy unleashes her energy in sharing her experience in building a Sustainable Culture with a National Organization.  As a leader focused on supporting Building Forward across the organization she flexed the non-traditional skills developed as an Educator & Athletics Coach. The uncontainable Jennifer reflects on the ripples of impact we have as human beings and is radically compelled to provide value to the people she serves. If you need a boost of energy and hope in your efforts as a change agent Jennifers got the fire for you.Connect with Jennifer Lacy at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferlacy/Support the mission at: https://www.patreon.com/learningsandmisstepsConnect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

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28 ביולי

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Felipe Engineer Manriquez and Jesse keep the momentum going into Chapter 4 of The Lean Builder. They start off with Constraint Management and true to form they vere off into their war stories which touch on a new set of KPIs, keeping trade parnters engaged and unsustainable success. And they didnt stop there somehow they came up with the hashtag #youcompleteus. Join in for some laughs and some Learning.Contribute to the Mission at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with Felipe at: https://www.theebfcshow.com/Connect with us at: https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Catch Felipes conversation with Fernanda at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTglZZINmaw

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21 ביולי

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In this episode Jake emparts years of experience with Leadership and Continuous Improvement. Jakes layed back personality disguises his ferocious drive for personal development. You may be surprised that our understanding of Leadership is largely derrived from working for weak leaders. Clearly Jake is committed to creating a better space for the people in his charge.Order Chasing Excellence at: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/0578727773/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1625701081&sr=8-9Check out A Quality Podcast at:https://youtube.com/channel/UC4iOzsobf99YG1wCxn9r60wConnect with Jake at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/jakeharrellchasingexcellence/Support the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/

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14 ביולי

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This episode is a perfect example of Inventory and Excess Processing due to Felipe and Jesse going through their memory banks, but it is entertaining. These Lean Maniacs do share their years of experience around learning, coaching and combating the 8 Wastes. Access the Lean Builder book at:https://theleanbuilder.com/Connect with Felipe at:https://www.theebfcshow.com/Find all of our Social Media stuff at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Support the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmissteps

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7 ביולי

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Join in for a positive and energizing conversation with 3rd generation plumber  Mr Bob Baker. He is a  social media influencer, bee keeper and cinematographer that share his gifts and talents in an effort to make this world a better place.Not only is he a 3rd generation plumber but his boys will carry the torch as the 4th generation of Bakers in the Plumbing Industry, and he tells us a little about helping them appreciate early mornings.Bob is one of few Trade Professionals with a Presence in social media with consistently uplifting material, you gotta check him out. See links below:Connect with Bob Baker at: https://linktr.ee/bakerplumbingSupport the mission at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsSubscribe to our Video stuff at:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAConnect with us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://twitter.com/MisstepsN

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30 ביוני

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Jesse and Felipe (Host of The EBFC Show) are at it again, this time covering the topic of Visual Communication on the construction site. They cant keep themselves from telling their personal experience with both the great and not so great applications of Visual Communication. There is plenty of value for all stakeholders in the Construction Industry, especially for those on their Lean Journey. Tune in and let us know how the ideas from these Lean Maniacs have contributed to your day.Listen & Follow The EBFC Show:https://www.theebfcshow.com/Expand your Lean Construction Knowledge:https://theleanbuilder.com/Connect with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Support the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmissteps?fan_landing=true

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23 ביוני

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In this conversation Jesse and Rene get to know Gage's path from a non-profit faith based career to building a life as a Journeyman plumber. Gage tells us how he found a way to merge the leadership skills he's been blessed with earning a healthy living as a Journeyman plumber. Gauge brings the inspiration of his faith and support of his amazing wife to this platica. SHOUT OUT to Rebecca Salazar!When you find some time leave us a review or better yet share this podcast with your friends.Contribute to the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsPick your poison for connecting with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://twitter.com/MisstepsN

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16 ביוני

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We have a treat for you! Your Host Jesse Hernandez and Felipe Engineer Manriquez  (host of The EBFC Show) team up and share their Lean wisdom as they review Chapter 1 of the Hottest Last Planner Book in Construction The Lean Builder. This Calabo - Session is the first of 8; we will provide you with the perspectives of the Trade Partner, Coach and General Contractor as it relates to deployment of the Last Planner System. Be advised there are some great practices that come out through the course of these guys goofing around, be ready to take notes.Listen & Follow The EBFC Show:https://www.theebfcshow.com/Expand your Lean Construction Knowledge:https://theleanbuilder.com/Connect with us at:https://www.learningsandmissteps.com/Support the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmissteps?fan_landing=true

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9 ביוני

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This conversation is a bit of a party. Doug, Jeremy, Noah and our Host Jesse Hernandez stroll down memory lane, reminiscing about the days they worked together. They talk about the first time they met and how far they have come as professionals in the Construction Industry. These guys arent just  fun and games they also dive into the growing generational gap in the workforce  and examine some of the contributing factors. Listen in as these aging Craftsmen shoot the breeze.Support the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://twitter.com/MisstepsNhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/Subscribe to our YouTube Channel at:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

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2 ביוני

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In this Coaching session Rene seeks council about making a significant  Career choice, a problem we have all been faced with.  It takes some digging but the conversation reveals that Rene truly values his team and the role he plays in influencing their environment.  Along the way, Jesse and Rene, discuss how decisions in the past play into the conflict Rene is currently experiencing. Unsurprisingly Jesse whips out the 5 Why root cause analysis technique to tie it all together. Tune in and let us know how this conversation helped you see things in a different light.Support the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://twitter.com/MisstepsNhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/Subscribe to our YouTube Channel at:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

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20 במאי

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Jillian Hubbard (Mother, Healer, Electrical Apprentice) brings her  "A " game in this conversation with Jesse. She holds nothing back as they discuss many of the ugly truths that exist in the construction Industry. Jillian exhibits real leadership qualities as she goes beyond pointing at a problem and gives her blueprint for correcting these problems. Her thoughts on starting a family,  keeping your dreams alive, and building a career will benefit anyone in their journey. Her courageous spirit inspires our Host to open up and share a personal truth. So suit up and take in this morsel of goodness.Connect with Jillian at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/jillian-hubbard-ab684a141/Support the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://twitter.com/MisstepsNhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/For the faces behind the voices check out:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

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6 במאי

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Jesse and Rene get Ryan Taylors advice on what it takes to work your way out of humble beginnings. Ryan, Superintendent of a Leak Detection team in San Antonio, shares his view on the value of Social Intelligence and the role men need to play in repairing our communities. As the conversation builds Rene "Caterpillar" Duron takes us down a path of generational growth regardless off what resources you start the race with, a topic we all should examine further. Lastly, Jesse beams with pride as Ryan (Renes boss) praises Rene for his contributions in the work place.Video on Social Inequalities: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4K5fbQ1-zpsSupport the Mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

22 באפר׳

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This conversation with Miss Dee Durant will take you back to them younger days when you felt like any wrong decision meant the end of the world. Dee advocates for Careers in the Trades as an ambassador for Kick Ass Careers and her story is a solid example of what a young adult should do to discover what it is that drives them. She also gives us some pointers that will help us make the Construction Industry a more inclusive space.Support the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsResources:https://kickasscareers.org/Connect with Dee at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/deedurant/https://www.instagram.com/dee.d15/Connect with us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAhttps://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=en

8 באפר׳

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This episode covers Stacy's story from "glorified" laborer to Craft Training Superintendent.  Jesse and Stacy have an in depth conversation about trade based internships for high school students and the commitment to Workforce Development her organization is displaying. Jesse trys really hard to get Stacy to brag about herself to no avail, but they did get to cover some of the many ways Stacy has impacted the Industry in a big way. Join us in celebrating another Rockstar in the Construction Industry.Support the cause at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with Stacy at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/stacy-gunderson-67365025/Connect with us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/

25 במרץ

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Rene and Jesse have a conversation about what they have learned and what their view of the future is. You will hear how you (the audience) has impacted their life and how much your words of encouragement drive them. Contribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

21 במרץ

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Listen in as Jesse discusses what's holding individuals back from the next level with Jarrod Tomassi, a safety director and veteran of the U.S. armed forces. Growing up Jarrod developed steely courage that he combined with skill to open doors. Discover how he transitioned from the mean streets to putting his life on the line to living a life above the line.Connect with Jarrod at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/%F0%9F%87%BA%F0%9F%87%B8-jarrod-tomassi-gsp-ms-veteran-%F0%9F%87%BA%F0%9F%87%B8-abaa7850/Connect with us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAContribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsResources:Drama Triangle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovrVv_RlCMw

11 במרץ

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene discuss investing in people, making career moves, and working in the trades with Alexander Trevino, an electrical apprentice. After serving family and youth in the non profit world, Alexander now challenges himself with becoming an electrician. Here, Alexander transparently highlights critical elements  to "staying in the game". Despite disagreement on the best way to develop people, these three demonstrate the camaraderie of the trades.Support the cause at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/#construction #workforcedevelopment #careers #electricians

25 בפבר׳

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene enter the mindset of Jim Olmstead, a structural concrete Project Manager / Superintendent. As a concrete professional, Jim has built a foundation on respectfulness and timeliness. These three discuss the lessons of painful failure, identifying priorities, creating an environment of loyalty, and more. Ownership, leading change, and simply having a conversation are critical in the mix of this state-of-mind highrise.Jim: https://www.linkedin.com/in/james-olmstead-171181129/Support the cause at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmissteps Us:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAResources:Duolingo: https://www.duolingo.com/Jocko: https://jockopodcast.com/Cleared Hot: https://clearedhotpodcast.com/

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11 בפבר׳

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene discuss decision making and vulnerability in the context of leadership. Rene listens intently to strategies which transcend outcomes and Jesse shares the magic formula for being remembered well.Support the cause: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at -LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=en

4 בפבר׳

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Listen in as Jesse discusses how to craft a career change with Darci Spiteri, an electrical apprentice. Once detoured from a downtown career, Darci now lights up the trades. Here she conveys the boon of her powers in problem management and the value in relishing the growth process. Other priceless character values have been the conduit to animate her success. Discover the current that carries her beyond what she thinks she cant do.Support the cause at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with Darci at:Website: https://sparks2sparkles.com/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sparks_to_sparkles/?hl=enLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/darci-spiteri-9306bb21/Reach out and touch us atLinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXAInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=en

28 בינו׳

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene "set the form" of respect for tradesman with Jason Schroeder from Elevate Construction. Starting as a cement mason, Jason was unexpectedly launched into construction management. Today, Jason leads with a paradigm of elevating and celebrating craftworkers. In this episode, he shows how the right balance of tools, training, and opportunity can lead to a remarkable finish.Support at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/Connect with Jason Schroeder at:https://www.elevateconstructionist.com/https://www.elevateconstructionist.com/podcast-feedBook List:https://www.amazon.com/Elevating-Construction-Superintendents-Principle-Leadership-ebook/dp/B08P8XQNX3Priority 1:1.      2 Second Lean - Building a lean culture2.      The 33 Strategies of War - Superintendent strategy3.      How to Win Friends and Influence People - How to lead with influence4.      Leadership & Self-deception - How to avoid getting angry and trapped by contentious situations5.      Switch - How to implement change when change is hard6.      The Courage to Be Disliked7.      The Power of Habit8.      The One Thing9.      The Motive10.   The Lean Builder11.   Never Split the Difference12.   EssentialismPriority2:1.      Focal Point2.      The Culture Code3.      The Goal4.      This Is Lean5.      The Go-giver6.      The Toyota Way7.      The Truth About Employee EngagementPriority3:1.      Death by Meeting2.      Silos, Politics, & Turf Wars3.      The Five Dysfunctions of a Team4.      The Four Obsessions of An Extraordinary Executive5.      The Ideal Team Player6.      The Power of Moments7.      The Power of VulnerabilityPriority4:1.      Extreme Ownership2.      It’s Your Ship3.      Scaling Up Excellence4.      The Art of War5.      The Leader Who Had No Title6.      The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up7.      The New One Minute Manager8.      The Speed of TrustPriority5:1.      Change Your Space, Change Your Culture2.      First, Break All the Rules3.      How to Stop Worrying and Start Living4.      Lean thinking5.      The Advantage6.      The Captain Class7.      Working with Difficult People

13 בינו׳

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene take up planning, making your own luck, and soft-skills with Ian, a safety professional. From splitting DNA to horses on the streets of Dallas, Ian shares his journey of heart-felt and purposeful professionalism. He also plants seeds of what matters most and sets a worldview far beyond safety on the job.Exclusive content at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsConnect with us at:- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=en#EH&S #Safetyfirst #workforcedevelopment

דצמ׳ 2020

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene candidly discuss the difference between "going the extra mile" and  "sucking up to the boss." Rene shares some misgivings about career moves based on co-worker feedback. Jesse reveals hidden truths which bring Rene's self-reflection into focus. This brand of philosophy grows construction careers.Exclusive content at: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/

דצמ׳ 2020

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene travel with Diana past the windy road of money-making jobs to the path of caring for people. Diana, a Recruiting Manager, shares her journey of battling through life changing circumstances and serving compassionately in construction careers. The harrowing truth of racial injustice is also brought to light along with a call to speak for others. With tough skin and a caring attitude, Diana  sketches out entry to careers in the trades.Exclusive content at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/

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דצמ׳ 2020

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Jesse and Rene flip through childhood memories of work with Ernest. Although Ernest is not a practicing Tradesman, he did grow up in the trades as a Plumber's Helper and carries those same life lessons today. In this heartfelt moment, these three brothers spell out how many transcendent human qualities are nurtured through the trades.Contribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/

נוב׳ 2020

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Listen in as Jesse and Rene navigate how Jose and Manuel (twin plumbing and electrical Tradesman) chartered their course into careers in the trades. This is a story about homegrown drive to make things happen and making crucial life choices. Through hard work and continuous learning, the stage is set to build their future.Contribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/#plumber #electrician #workforcedevelopment #learninsnmissteps

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נוב׳ 2020

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Listen in as Jesse and Fernando exchange truths about working hard for your future, evolving the next generation, and the value of experience. Fernando, a sheet metal mechanic by trade and philanthropist by heart, touches on character-building hardships of life; Rene touches hearts with a reflection on the heroes that build our lives every day.Contribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/

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אוק׳ 2020

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Meet Shannon Tymosko as she describes the windy road that led her to choosing a Career in the Trades and working towards becoming a Journeyman Electrician. We also discuss:- Being Human- Construction Culture- Unspoken realities behind Career choiceContribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=en#electricians #tradeswomen #workforcedevelopment #careers #learninsnmissteps

אוק׳ 2020

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Rene shares about his Mentor Pancho and an internal conflict he has been wrestling with. (BE ADVISED we’re still working on the audio quality.) We also cover the following:- Mentors- Shovels- Teaching styles- Bench pressing Lions- Confusing inconvenience and necessityThanks for sticking with usContribute to the mission at:https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4yLjr8swfqCt_vMp74oiXA

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ספט׳ 2020

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There is a lot going on in this very first recording:(Be Advised audio is less than awesome. We will get better.)- we discuss the decisions that lead to me choosing a career in construction and the internal conflicts associated with that- introduction to our Cohost Rene- Career growth & Development- Proving that their are more options than flipping burgers or going to College, for High School Grads- Evolution and Purpose of this PodcastExclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/learninsnmisstepsContact us at:https://www.linkedin.com/in/learnins-n-missteps-6525b41b7/https://www.instagram.com/learninsnmissteps/?hl=enhttps://www.facebook.com/learninsn.missteps.1/#plumber #learninsnmissteps #workforcedevelopment #careers

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ספט׳ 2020

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