Leaders & Legacies

Craig Andrews

The Leaders & Legacies Podcast celebrates leaders who are making a difference beyond themselves. It was inspired from events in 2021 when the host, Craig Andrews went into a 6-week coma. Even after waking up, his brain was scrambled for another two weeks. When his mind cleared, his wife started telling him how his team stepped up and ran the company without him. Freelancers reached out to his team and offered to do whatever was necessary while he was in the hospital. Craig believes we all make an impact greater than we realize and wants to honor owners and founders as they lead others. Craig Andrews is the founder and Principal Ally at allies4me. He’s been in the marketing space for more than two decades and has driven over a half-billion dollars of revenue. He’s spoken on dozens of podcast as well as conferences including Conversion Conference. read less
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Episodes

80 - Risk, Resilience, and Revolution: Navigating Leadership with Steve Anderson
Mar 12 2024
80 - Risk, Resilience, and Revolution: Navigating Leadership with Steve Anderson
In a riveting episode of the Leaders and Legacies podcast, Steve Anderson shares his profound insights on leadership, strategic risk, and business growth. Anderson, known for his best-selling publication "The Business Letters 14 Principles to Grow Your Business like Amazon," reveals how embracing risk is essential for innovation and growth.Drawing from his insurance background, he uniquely merges the cautious world of risk management with the dynamic realm of technological advancement. Anderson argues that the greatest risk businesses face today is the reluctance to adapt to rapid technological changes. He champions the concept of 'successful failure,' encouraging leaders to foster a culture where experimentation is valued, even if it leads to temporary setbacks. By doing so, organizations can unlock new opportunities and drive forward innovation. Anderson's approach to leadership is not just about managing risk but about actively leveraging it as a catalyst for change and growth. His insights provide a compelling roadmap for leaders looking to navigate the complexities of the modern business landscape with confidence and strategic foresight.Want to learn more about Steve's work? Check out their website at https://thebezosletters.com/.Connect with Steve on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/stevetn/.Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.
77 - From USSR to SEO Rockstar - A Leadership Odyssey with Dmitrii Kustov
Mar 5 2024
77 - From USSR to SEO Rockstar - A Leadership Odyssey with Dmitrii Kustov
In this enlightening podcast, Dmitrii Kustov, the visionary behind RegEx SEO, shares his remarkable journey from the last days of the USSR to becoming a celebrated leader in the digital marketing industry. Kustov's story is a testament to the power of opportunity, hard work, and innovative leadership. Arriving in the U.S. as an exchange student, he quickly realized the vast potential for growth and achievement. This realization propelled him to establish a company that not only excels in SEO but offers comprehensive online marketing solutions, driving brands towards their goals.Kustov emphasizes the importance of team-first leadership, especially in challenging times, advocating for prioritizing team welfare over all else. His approach to leadership is grounded in the belief that a motivated and valued team is the cornerstone of any successful business. Throughout the discussion, Kustov underscores the significance of adaptability, resilience, and a customer-centric focus in navigating the complexities of the digital landscape. His insights into leadership, team dynamics, and business growth offer invaluable lessons for aspiring leaders and entrepreneurs in any industry.Want to learn more about Dmitrii's work? Check out their website at https://www.regexseo.com/.Connect with Dmitrii on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/DigitalSpaceman/.Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.
73 - From Fear to Frontier - A Leader's Transformation with Johanna White
Feb 22 2024
73 - From Fear to Frontier - A Leader's Transformation with Johanna White
In this empowering podcast, Johanna White delves into the heart of leadership and the essence of overcoming adversity. She shares her inspiring journey, showcasing how strategic visual branding can be a pivotal leadership tool in navigating the complexities of the business world. Johanna's narrative is a testament to the power of resilience, innovation, and purpose-driven leadership. Johanna highlights the importance of embracing challenges as opportunities for growth, leading authentically, and the critical role of self-belief in achieving success. Her insights encourage listeners to leverage their unique strengths, push beyond traditional boundaries, and cultivate a legacy of impactful leadership. Johanna's story is not just about overcoming obstacles but about transforming them into steppingstones for building a more meaningful and successful career. This podcast is a beacon for aspiring leaders and entrepreneurs, offering valuable lessons on perseverance, strategic thinking, and the transformative power of effective branding in leadership.Want to learn more about Johanna's work? Check out their website at https://www.designbyjostudio.com/.Connect with Johanna on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/johanna-white-designbyjo/.Think you'd be a great guest on the show? Apply at https://podcast.allies4me.com/podcast-guest/.Want to learn more about Craig Andrew's work at allies4me? Check out his website at https://allies4me.com/.