Sage Warrior Gentleman - Three Facets of the Modern Man

Jeff Hendrickson

Welcome to the Sage Warrior Gentleman podcast, where we explore the three facets of the modern man and discuss leadership, chivalry, and style so that you continue to bring your best to the world.

Interview with Aaron Boyle - Cincinnati Classical Musician and Cocktail Maven
Jan 15 2022
Interview with Aaron Boyle - Cincinnati Classical Musician and Cocktail Maven
A well rounded classically trained, professional musician and accomplished bartender, Aaron Boyle works to implement and stretch his creativity, gained and matured in the music world, to the hospitality industry.As the current bar manager for Walnut Hills’ Comfort Station, one of Esquire’s Top 27 Bars in America 2021, Aaron works on leadership through education by fostering support and positivity among the staff, and ensuring that each employee feels confident in their personal creativity and ownership. He is a certified Cicerone with over a decade of home and craft brewing experience. On top of his experience with beer, he is a seasoned bartender with enough creativity and confidence to experiment and create killer cocktails unlike any others. He was a 2013 gold medalist at the Cincinnati Winter Beerfest, winning in the IPA and Best of USA categories. He has been a finalist in both the 2021 Cincinnati Alchemy Fest and the 2019 Copper & King MixT&pe Competition. Out from behind the bar, Aaron is a professionally trained trumpet player, having graduated from The New England Conservatory of Music with a Bachelor of Music, and received a full ride to the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music’s masters program. He has performed with the Siam Philharmonic of Thailand, Harvard Baroque Society, Richmond Symphony, Victor Paz Big Band, The Columbus Indiana Philharmonic, The Ohio Light Opera, and The Dayton Philharmonic, as well as having taught as a guest teacher at the Danilo Perez Fundacion in Panama. Aaron was also invited to study at the Hochschule für Musik und Theatre München. This brought him the honor to perform with orchestras throughout Germany as well as the Salzburg Philharmoniker in Austria.When he’s not fostering community at Comfort Station, you can find him on one of Cincinnati’s many public golf courses, or at any of the great bars in the area. He can also be found in the kitchen, experimenting with ingredients for delicious late night meals and new concoctions for the bar. Link to Comfort Station:    @comfortstationcincinnatiAaron Instagram:  @theboozecoupe
SWG Episode 45 - Conversation with Cincinnati Entrepreneur and Promoter Vernon Jackson
Oct 16 2021
SWG Episode 45 - Conversation with Cincinnati Entrepreneur and Promoter Vernon Jackson
My guest on this episode of the Sage Warrior Gentleman podcast is Vernon Jackson.Vernon for years dominated the open mic scene becoming the most sought after promoter for the underground poetry scene by businesses such as Toyota and P&G, and colleges such as Miami University, Xavier, NKU,  and the University of Cincinnati. Fraternities and sororities seek his expertise and extensive network to put on memorable events. As a poet Vernon is inspirational, positive, seductive, and calming with a style all his own. His poems address his spiritual maturity, relationships, betrayal, love, seduction, and life's lessons.He's referred to as " the insurance policy" or the "one stop shop" because of his ability to seamlessly book, manage, and professionally host events that consistently please the organizations and audiences, always leaving them excited and wanting more.As the owner of Noble Barber and Beauty, he's been a grooming professional in Cincinnati, Ohio for 15 years, specializing in barbering techniques. His reputation of being efficient, consistent, creative and punctual has earned him the honor of being one of the most sought after hair cutting professionals in the Midwest. He's the personal barber to many of Cincinnati’s sports and entertainment elite and also has a list of celebrity clients that include rap artists Fabolous and Big Sean, and R & B singer, Nokio of Dru Hill.In addition to serving these high profile clients, Vernon has made a commitment to serve the community through volunteerism, mentorship and serving the unseen with his talents. Vernon’s newest endeavor is the title author, which has again turned him into a household name. He is the author of "Looking Glass: A mans Reflections Within the Scope of Dating and Relationships". His book has touched the hearts and given a healthy perspective to thousands and still counting. His focus is now on the strengthening of the relationship, first with ourselves then with each other.So please welcome my guest and new friend, Vernon Jackson.Link to Amazon for book:  Looking Glass: A mans Reflections Within the Scope of Dating and Relationships
SWG Episode 39 - Interview with Columbus Philanthropist and Entrepreneur Will Alston
Feb 18 2021
SWG Episode 39 - Interview with Columbus Philanthropist and Entrepreneur Will Alston
Will and I currently work together for a large banking corporation and it became evident very quickly to me that this was a guy I wanted to interview for you for this podcast.  He and his partners are responsible for more than a few of the installations and murals you see around Columbus and he's tireless in pursuing new ideas and ways to help further his community.Will Alston joined JP Morgan Chase in 2020 coming from over 20 years of service in the Digital industry. He is always seeking to deliver the “Most Valued Experiences Possible” for customers.Will has a mindset of an entrepreneur whether running a startup or as a corporate leader. He has partnered and founded several companies over the years including a tech-based networking group, web technology firm, and a marketing advertising agency. Will has also traversed a rich corporate history for creating better experiences with top companies in retail, finance, banking, and insurance such as LBrands, Victoria’s Secret, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Nationwide and Chase.His community involvement in addressing educational gaps and fighting poverty is expressed by donating time, resources, and thought leadership with non-profits such as United Way and Columbus Metropolitan Library.Will enjoys travel, design, and crafting. He lives in Gahanna, OH and is husband to his beautiful wife Monique, a “girl dad” to an amazingly sporty daughter Mackenzie, and is a best friend to their dog Gucci. Enjoy,Jeff
SWG Episode 30 - 5 Ways to Become a Better Man Now Intro and Tactic #1
Jul 29 2020
SWG Episode 30 - 5 Ways to Become a Better Man Now Intro and Tactic #1
Bachelor Survival Guides:  5 Ways to Become a Better Man NowYour Guide to the Essential Habits that Make People Respect and Honor You is from page 1 of the guide:Welcome to your life as a bachelor in the 21st century. I think you’ll agree that the world has never been as complicated as it is right now.  We get closer and closer to our world with each new technology marvel to hit the shelves and the internet yet in getting this close, we also tend to lose our way in what is acceptable and what isn’t. Let’s get one thing clear right up front – this is not a guide about the latest technique to pick up women.   There is no dating advice here and The Bachelor Survival Guides website isn’t going to teach you how to score.  We’re not about that. What you will learn here and at the website is how to be a gentleman in the modern world.  You’ll learn that chivalry is not dead, and that by practicing these skills and doing the things we teach you, your character as a man will increase. You’ll gain confidence that everyone will notice and when you do start a relationship that means something to you, your new love interest will be knocked over by what she feels from you and what she sees in the way you live. Age doesn’t matter. It’s really no secret that the divorce rate is higher than it’s ever been.  And what that means is that there are single guys out there from high school graduates to executive level professionals.   Whether you’re 17 or 67, this guide, the website and the other books and media that we’ll produce will help you be a man that a woman admires and wants to be with if that’s your goal.   Guarantee We can only guarantee you that the skills you can learn here will help you get your shit together.  The rest is up to you.  If you’re ready, let’s get started.  If you’re not willing to put some time and effort into this process, thanks for checking this out and best of luck to you.  No hard feelings. Enjoy --- Jeff