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What is Conquering Columbus?

Conquering Columbus is a brand and podcast connecting you to the people that are having an impact on the growth of our great city. Across all industries, we interview guests who have made a difference and helped put Columbus on the map. We are growing a lot as we learn from them, and now you can too by subscribing on your favorite podcast app, signing up for our email list, and sharing with all of your friends!


Recent Podcasts:

Episode 97 | Upsourced Accounting - Summary: Ryan Baker is the Principle and one of the founders at Upsourced Accounting, a virtual accounting firm that delivers full service bookkeeping and accounting packages designed to help small businesses grow. They leverage powerful cloud accounting tools (like Xero) to provide real time financial statements and advisory to business owners. In this episode, we
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Episode 96 | sparkspace - Summary: Mark Henson is an entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience creating inspired, energized and unusually effective business retreat experiences. He is also the founder of sparkspace and the author of Ordinary Superpowers: Unleash the Full Potential of Your Most Natural Talents. Milemarkers: (00:00:00) Mark Henson, Founder of sparkspace (00:00:30) Like, subscribe, and share Conquering
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Episode 95 | Futurety - Summary: Bill has spoken at over 150 conferences from New York to California, and he’s been featured in over 100 media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, Money Magazine, and NPR. He’s a serial entrepreneur, investor, advisor, and board member, who frankly, “doesn’t give a d**n about your chair”. Most recently, he became the President
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Episode 94 | Apportis | Healthcare Connected - Summary: Philip Payne is the Principal & Founder at Apportis, a software company that delivers connected health and wellness information to patients and healthcare providers through it’s revolutionary push engine. Prior to starting Apportis, Philip spent time leading branches of several large companies such as MindLeaders (now Skillsoft), Barclays, and AutoSweet; additionally, he holds his
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Episode 93 | The Wonder Jam - Summary: Adam & Allie Lehman are husband and wife and the founders of The Wonder Jam, a Columbus based creative agency that’s very good at branding, has a passion for product and food photography, and focuses on building relationships with smaller to midsize businesses! In this episode, we cover their background, path to meeting each
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Recent Blog Posts:

The meaning of “Live Uncomfortably” - tldr; Live Uncomfortably – Get uncomfortable, push yourself there every day. By doing so you’ll see growth in unimaginable ways. See action plan. Conquering Columbus has adopted the phrase “Live Uncomfortably” after our initial launch, but we haven’t taken the time to explain it’s meaning. Let’s shed some light on these two beautiful words, and
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Why we created Conquering Columbus - Why we Love Columbus Mike here to tell you all why Josh and I love the city of Columbus, and how this podcast got its start. Columbus is an amazing city, and while there are many things that make it extraordinary, one reason stands out to us – The people that call this city home.
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What we learned from James Lawrence - Mike and I got the opportunity to interview James Lawrence, the “Iron-Cowboy”, last night. If you don’t know who James is, click here and give him a read – He’s an amazing individual. I’d give more background on him here but I’m in a hurry writing this and I want to be sure to get out
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