A Server's Journey

A Server's Journey

Rocky DeStefano
Sep 30, 2020 41 min

The Journey to Leadership with Victor Sanchez - Part 2 of 2

In this episode Rocky talks with one of his favorite Chick-fil-A Consultants, Victor Sanchez. Victor was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He has a Bachelors degree in Purchasing Management and Masters in Marketing. Victor has worked for The Coca-Cola Company for almost 21 years in multiple roles within Supply Chain and Marketing. He is now going into his 6th year as a Business Consultant at the Chick-fil-A corporate office. Victor tells his leadership story and the critical lessons he has learned along the way. Rocky and Victor review their experiences with different leaders through out their careers and how they impacted them both positively and negatively as well as how they have applied these experiences towards their own leadership styles.
Sep 23, 2020 28 min

The Journey to Leadership with Victor Sanchez - Part 1 of 2

In this episode Rocky talks with one of his favorite Chick-fil-A Consultants, Victor Sanchez. Victor was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He has a Bachelors degree in Purchasing Management and Masters in Marketing. Victor has worked for The Coca-Cola Company for almost 21 years in multiple roles within Supply Chain and Marketing. He is now going into his 6th year as a Business Consultant at the Chick-fil-A corporate office. Victor tells his leadership story and the critical lessons he has learned along the way. Rocky and Victor review their experiences with different leaders through out their careers and how they impacted them both positively and negatively as well as how they have applied these experiences towards their own leadership styles.
Sep 16, 2020 36 min

Get Your Ship Together with Captain Mike Abrashoff - Part 2 of 2

In this two part episode we talk with Captain Michael Abrashoff on how he did the unthinkable and turned his ship around. As the new Commander of the USS Benfold, the challenges he faced were staggering, with low morale and the highest turnover rate in the Navy. Few thought the ship could improve. Yet 12 months later it was ranked #1 in performance -- using the same crew. Rocky and Mike discuss how to create a positive work environment with your team, especially when entering conditions where a negative precedent has been set. We learn how Mike quickly gained the trust of his crew members through servant leadership.
Sep 09, 2020 24 min

Get Your Ship Together with Captain Mike Abrashoff - Part 1 of 2

In this two part episode we talk with Captain Michael Abrashoff on how he did the unthinkable and turned his ship around. As the new Commander of the USS Benfold, the challenges he faced were staggering, with low morale and the highest turnover rate in the Navy. Few thought the ship could improve. Yet 12 months later it was ranked #1 in performance -- using the same crew. Rocky and Mike discuss how to create a positive work environment with your team, especially when entering conditions where a negative precedent has been set. We learn how Mike quickly gained the trust of his crew members through servant leadership.
Sep 02, 2020 44 min

The 10 Commandments of Leadership - Part 2 of 2

This is the second half of "The 10 Commandments of Leadership" episode featuring our host Rocky Destefano and a new addition to the team: Gabby Seeley. Gabby is a new business owner offering social media management, graphic design, photography and more...
Aug 26, 2020 27 min

How To Cultivate Leaders Instead of Followers - Part 3 of 3

In this episode Rocky takes a trip down memory lane with four of his former employees, all of whom have gone on to serve as leaders within the Chick-fil-A Corporation. We are accompanied by Tim Douglass (Chick-fil-A Operator / Russellville, AR), Rob...
Aug 19, 2020 32 min

How to Cultivate Leaders Instead of Followers - Part 2 of 3

In this episode Rocky takes a trip down memory lane with four of his former employees, all of whom have gone on to serve as leaders within the Chick-fil-A Corporation. We are accompanied by Tim Douglass (Chick-fil-A Operator / Russellville, AR), Rob...
Aug 12, 2020 42 min

How to Cultivate Leaders Instead of Followers - Part 1 of 3

In this episode Rocky takes a trip down memory lane with four of his former employees, all of whom have gone on to serve as leaders within the Chick-fil-A Corporation. We are accompanied by Tim Douglass (Chick-fil-A Operator / Russellville, AR), Rob...
Aug 11, 2020 3 min

Fear with Chris Gingrasso

Today's word of the week is fear! We're drawing inspiration from Paul Perrino, Vice President of Luxury Meetings Summit and Virtual Health Coach. Listen as our favorite guest host, Chris Gingrasso, talks about the endless possibilities you can achieve...
Aug 05, 2020 34 min

The 10 Commandments of Leadership - Part 1 of 2

This is the first half of "The 10 Commandments of Leadership" episode featuring our host Rocky Destefano and a new addition to the team: Gabby Seeley. Gabby is a new business owner offering social media management, graphic design, photography and more...