The place was Coach Thad Matta’s house. The date was March 4, 2005. It was two days before Ohio State was to take on the undefeated and number-one team in the nation, the Illinois Fighting Illini. No one gave the Buckeyes a chance. But it was in Coach Matta’s house on that day that the … Read more
Podcasts saved a life. Creating content changed a life. All that and more in this episode with Mark Metry, the author of “Screw Being Shy”. Mark is an essential voice for mental health — he is the host of the Social anxiety society podcast, he is a 2-time TEDx speaker, he is an entrepreneur, and … Read more
“Screw Being Shy”! Author, Mark Metry shares his story on social anxiety. Mark is transparent, brave, and impactful. Mark is an important voice for mental health. He is the host of The Social Anxiety Society Podcast, he is a 2-time TEDx speaker, he is an entrepreneur, and he is someone who has dealt with social … Read more
Bad grades weren’t about to stop this entrepreneur / sports business founder. And what’s cool, is he is sharing his story with and for others like him. In this introspective conversation with Dan Soviero, we hear stories of going deaf in one ear, being kicked out of school, losing the opportunity to play school sports, … Read more
The moment that changed everything. A basketball game. A winning shot. Even though no trophies were won, that moment changed the direction of the Ohio State basketball program and its leader. In this episode, we feature Thad Matta, the winningest basketball coach in Ohio State Buckeye history. This is a SportsEpreneur original episode from the … Read more
Transitioning from the sports world to business can be tough for many athletes. Luckily, we are here to help! This SportsEpreneur style episode features the stories of former athletes that have made the transition from sports to business.
This special sports and business episode features 3 guests:
Sean Farrell of QDS and former professional baseball player.
Grant Wiley of VEEPIO and former all American linebacker at West Virginia University.
Alex Roberts of FranChoice and former professional hockey player and coach.
In this episode we discuss business lessons from pro baseball, evolving the sports formula to business, and the pain of leaving sports for business.
If you know anything about us at KazSource, you know that we love taking lessons from the sports world and apply them to business. These guests do a great job of applying lessons learned from their playing days to the transition they went through in their business careers. As a business professional, you can take these lessons from former athletes and apply them to all aspects of your life.
We are excited to feature Sean, Grant, and Alex on the Entrepreneur Perspectives Podcast.