MajGen Paul Kennedy joins the program to talk combat leadership. MajGen Kennedy was the 1st Marine Division Plans Officer for “The March Up,” commanded 2d Battalion, 4th Marines in Ramadi in 2004 and the 2d Marine Regiment in Helmand Province in 2010-2011. In 2013 he was assigned as Commanding General, 3d Marine Expeditionary Brigade, where he led the initial response to Operation DAMAYAN (Philippine typhoon, 2013) and Operation SAHAYOGI HAAT (Nepal earthquake, 2015).
He is currently the Commanding General of the Marine Corps Recruiting Command..
Grant Newsham, Col USMC (ret), talks the current situation in North Korea and the challenges for the United States in the region that includes South Korea, China, Taiwan and the Philippines.
Calvin Humphry, PFC USMC, who landed on Iwo Jima as a PFC talks about thehow he got to the Marine Corps, the 5th Division’s preparations for Iwo Jima on Hawaii, the landing and days of combat and then how he’s coped with it for all these years! ONE OF THE BEST INTERVIEW ALL MARINE RADIO HAS DONE IN THE LAST YEAR!
Matt Parker, SGT U.S. Army (ret), joins the program to discuss his path to a career at Turner Construction. Matt joined Turner after he was medically discharged from the Army as the result of being wounded in Ramadi in 2005.
Matt discusses how his leadership experience in the Army combined with mentors at Turner provided the solid basis for him to excel as a project manager at Turner.
Lead Star Partner, New York Times Best Selling Author, and CCL Partner Network Director Angie Morgan joins the program talks suicide and online behavior.
Angie experienced a suicide in her family and shares her thoughts about suicide and the aftermath with us.
As a veteran Marine Officer, Angie has definite thoughts on the online behavior issue that is in the news and shares them with us as well as recommendations for the Marine Corps relative to recruiting and recruit training.
THE BEST OF ALL MARINE RADIO: Tony Zinni spends almost two hours discussing leadership and world events with Mike McNamara.
The interview covers General Zinni’s career and lessons learned from Vietnam, Somalia, Desert Storm, Iraq and his experiences at CENTCOM. Of particular interest are his thoughts on the moral obligations of leaders, he reflects on the moral dilemmas of Secretary of State Colin Powell and JCS-J3 LtGen Greg Newbold — incredible candid stuff.
One of the greatest Marines of our generation, this interview puts his great gifts on display.
Veterans comprise 1% of the population and 10% of small business owners, Justin Constantine shares about his message to entrepreneurs when he speaks around the nation.
Justin and Mac discuss the term “post-traumatic growth” — Justin’s life was fundamentally changed when he suffered a gun-shot wound to the head in Iraq in 2006 — the discussion centers around trauma and the path after that experience… does it head towards “growth” or “disorder” AND what governs that?
MICHAEL BASSETT, Cpl USMC 2009-2012, a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) working for an agency that provides inclusive and adaptive recreation for all people with disabilities. We’ll talk treatment options for Veterans needing assistance.
From our vault a GREAT interview with COLBY WILLIAMSON, former Sgt USMC, currently a Manager of Amazon’s Military Recruiting… who talks about “transitioning” as a longer proposition than shorter… and what you should focus on as you transition and interview for a job you WANT.
POST-TRAUMATIC GROWTH; JOSH GOLBERG, Director of Strategy, Boulder Crest Retreat, joins the program to discuss the concept of “post-traumatic growth,” the innovative training program that he has developed as Warrior PATHH — the groundbreaking work that’s been done at Boulder Crest Retreat and what the future holds for this approach to treating PTS.