A Practical Podcast

For results-driven manufacturers that want to become even better leaders and problem solvers anytime anywhere. Updated regularly with new episodes.

Identifying High Potential Talent

Jody O'Neil
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #50

In this episode, Kirby Sneen and Jody O’neil discuss how you define and identify high potential talent.

Making Data Driven Decisions

Kara Slocum
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #49

In this episode Kirby Sneen and Kara Slocum discuss how you can practically apply data to get the results you want to achieve.

Effective 1-on-1’s

Neal Johnson
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #48

In this episode Neal Johnson shares about how to have effective 1-on-1’s

How to Improve Your Coaching Skills: Part 2

Tammi Dorion
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #47

In this episode Tammi Dorion shares about how to improve your coaching skills.

How to Improve Your Coaching Skills: Part 1

Kelly Mallery
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #46

In this episode, Kirby speaks with Kelly Mallery about how to improve your coaching skills.

Providing Day-to-Day Feedback

Kirby Sneen, Jeremy Blake & Brittany Bowling
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #45

In this episode, Kirby Sneen, Jeremy Blake and Brittany Bowling talk about providing day-to-day feedback.

Manufacturer of the Year Award Winners 2021

Chris Hillman, Don DeMorett, & John Ledy
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #44

Manufacturer of the Year Award Winners share their biggest improvements and lessons learned this past year.

Transformational Leadership

Tim Reimann
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #43

In this episode, Kirby speaks with Tim Reimann about how you can apply a Transformational Leadership approach to change operating systems, evolve an existing culture, launch to product lines or brands and grow and develop your workforce far beyond what you ever thought possible.

Welder Turned CI Champion

Nic Lysdal
Manufacturers Alliance podcast Ep. #42

In this episode, Kirby speaks with Nic Lysdal about how he progressed from welder to Continuous Improvement leader and how you can help people on your team make similar leaps forward in their career with you.

Recruiting that Gets Results

Sarah Lampert
Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Ep. #41

In this episode, Kirby speaks with Sarah Lampert a Human Resources Business Partner for Park Industries in St. Cloud, MN.