Johnny Sirpilla joins me on the Quiet Time Podcast. If you are an entrepreneur, business leader, athlete, or indeed anybody just looking for encouragement or a different perspective on life, you will love today's episode. Johnny Sirpilla is actively involved in board leadership in public, private, and volunteer capacities. He serves publicly traded LCI, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame Health, TecTraum Medical, Clyra Medical, Aultman Health Foundation, The Metabolic Code and has recently started EnCap33.
In this episode of the Lippert Academy for Leadership Podcast, Amber speaks with Johnny Spirilla, a legend in the RV industry. This is part two of the conversation where he talks about the importance of companies being uncomfortable for them to make an impact in people’s lives and the next generations- being mindful of how they treat team members.Listen in to learn the meaning of personal branding in delivering to the world uniquely and authentically. You will also learn the importance of being a genuine servant leader who has their heart in the right place.
In this episode of the Lippert Academy for Leadership Podcast, Amber speaks with Johnny Sirpilla, a legend in the RV industry. He grew up in the industry in his family’s business as a dealer and then as its leader. He shares why he sold his father’s company to Camping World and joined them for their team and family set up.Listen in to learn why the RV business gives the perfect set up to fulfill families’ dreams and hopes. You will also learn the lessons of strength that Johnny and his wife learned after going through very dark family times.
A journey into life after college and how to overcome the challenges that may come your way. Throughout my life I have maintained focus on what is really important in life which allows my to keep challenges in perspective.
The Daily Grind thrives to find thought leaders who make an impact and stand out from other leaders. Johnny Sirpilla does just that. The depth of the conversation is inspiring, meaningful, and filled with concepts to get thrive through the daily grind.
We jump back in on the podcast with Johnny Sirpilla on episode 21. We discuss personal brand, character, operating at a high level in the business world and giving life your best efforts.
Episode 19 of Creating the Game features Johnny Sirpilla. I had the privilege to grow up around Mr. Sirpilla and always looked up to him as someone living life at the highest level.
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More and more of us are looking for peace and calm and in our crazy-busy lives. In a recent study by the American Psychological Association, 75% of adults reported experiencing moderate to high levels of stress in the past month and nearly half reported that their stress has increased in the past year. Numerous reports estimate that over 85% of primary care physician visits are due to stress-related causes.
Positive psychology is the study of happiness. Psychology traditionally has focused on mental illness or other psychological problems and how to treat them. Positive psychology, by contrast is a relatively new field that examines how ordinary people can become happier and more fulfilled.
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“Mindfulness” – A requirement of high reliability organizations.
“Healing Pathways: The Mind-Body Connection” – Developing and maintaining healthy mindsets that serve to keep you “right-minded” in all aspects of life.
“Lead Your Life: Managing Yourself and Leading Others” - understanding and developing your management style, improving your ability to influence others and navigate effectively within the organization.
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Johnny Sirpilla has enjoyed a career in small and large business industries for nearly 30 years. After selling his business to Camping World in 2003, he became Chief Business Development Officer at Camping World and Good Sam, a nationwide RV retail chain with over 150 stores and annual sales of over $3.5 billion. He retired in 2017 after a successful IPO and is now Founder of Encourage, LLC. He has turned his attention to population health management while managing his businesses in several other industries.
Johnny’s passion is sharing leadership principles to create a workplace environment that best prepares employees to return each day to their families where their most important role is found. Johnny shares his strong beliefs that work production is limited until the work culture is primed for each team member to work at their greatest potential with their minds clear and prepared to see their role of significance to impact the team.
Dr. Barbara Fordyce is a licensed psychologist who has been in private practice for over 30 years. She earned her B.A. degree from Wittenberg University and her M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Psychology from the University of Akron. Her extensive experience in dealing with all facets of human growth and development has given her a unique perspective on the issues of our times. While she no longer sees clients in the private practice setting, she owns the largest private practice in Stark County and supervises many other practitioners at Barbara Fordyce and Associates, LLC.
Her personal practice includes leadership training, executive coaching, and consultation to many hospitals, family courts, businesses, organizations and community agencies. She is on the medical staff and is a consultant at Aultman Hospital in Canton, Ohio. She has created several guided imagery recordings to assist in stress reduction, wellness promotion, and preparation for surgery and recovery. She provides Health Talks for the community, stress reduction seminars, wellness education as well as continuing education and team building.
Zrinka Allen has worked in global organizations across multiple industries for the past 30 years as both a human capital executive, people development officer, and overall fixer. Most recently, Zrinka served as EVP Human Resources and Social Responsibility at Camping World, a $5 billion dollar RV retailer with hundreds of locations across the United States. Today, Z is the founder of A2Z Consulting offering multi layered human capital services at the highest level.
The Managing Partner at Winkhart & Minor. Thomas W. Winkhart has been in private practice since 1989, having started his legal career at a large regional law firm before starting his own firm almost 20 years ago. Tom represents several national manufacturing and service companies as general counsel, advising boards and executives on many aspects of diverse businesses.