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The Not Average Audio Experience

The Not Average Podcast, hosted by Koehler Slagel and Mike Gililland. On this podcast you'll find a mix of short motivation segments, conversations with industry leaders, keynotes, and some specific content for this station.

Apr 16, 2018

In today’s Episode, Koehler and Mike dive deep, in an interview with Roderick Long.  We discuss the progression of his career from military to owner of several Chick-Fil-A restaurants in Lexington, Kentucky.  We also get Roderick’s perspective on the current state of leadership and talent management in the professional world.


Main Points:

  • How Roderick’s experiences in youth played into developing his Self-Awareness through Reflection and Perspective.
  • An effective business hiring process.  Are we exemplifying Loyalty or Stupidity in our Professional Cultures.
  • The Current state of leadership and where it is heading.
  • The habits that help to sustain high performance techniques.


Questions Presented:

What are the experiences, personally and professionally, that molded your values and principles?


What is your take on business and professional hiring/firing techniques?


What habits help to sustain your performance everyday?


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