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Author: Stewart Shurtleff & Kevin Carey

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On the 17Twenty podcast, Stewart Shurtleff and Kevin Carey talk through issues associated with faith, family, and work and explore opportunities for impact and growth in those areas with a series of key guests who can share their stories and help you move mountains.
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Julie Strong, CEO at C1S Group, Inc., joins Kevin and Stewart in the studio this week put on wax an amazing episode that includes topics like growing up in Dallas, lessons learned through sport, mental health awareness, backpacking through Europe, a career in construction, and the journeys of life along the way.You're really going to want to grab something to jot down notes this week as Julie gives us all a ton of great wisdom and resources to reflect on as we keep moving mountains! || Show N...
In the midst of an insanely busy season for both Kevin and Stewart, this week we take you back to April 26, 2021 with a reprise of an excellent episode with Eric Aasen [E037], who is now the Executive Editor at Connecticut Public Broadcasting. In this episode, we talk about the power of radio, interviews with an astronaut, his journeys through journalism, the value of story telling, leadership in the newsroom, assisting people to do their best work, and the value of listening to o...
This week Matt Shelton, joins Kevin and Stewart to share his story and talk about the enormous, life-changing impact of Freed People.Freed People has a vision that impacts children in our own backyard through comprehensive, data-driven solution that centralizes recovery teams, community, technology, and expertise to bring freedom to victims of human sex trafficking in the US.This week, be prepared to have your eyes opened and to be challenged for action beyond your normal, comfortable e...
Herb Sargent is the President/CEO at Sargent Corporation, an employee owned earthwork construction company that traces its start to his grandfather's beginnings in 1926 in Alton, Maine. At Sargent, Herb is leading the charge to build great people with great lives who build GREAT projects ... and this week's podcast is a blueprint study on why and how to put people first in your organization. Sure, Herb tells amazing stories of his grandfather starting he business, his love for the...
This week on the 17Twenty Podcast, Kevin and Stewart start with a little levity by recapping some of the "best" April Fools' pranks of all time, but then pivot to something serious with talk about what the market is looking like in terms of job-starts and some practical "what-if" exercises to keep your teams in problem solving mode. There are some smooth wisdom nuggets in this great April Fools' Day Episode.We'd love to hear from you! Send us a text message here!|| Connect with Us || C...
After taking off last week for spring break, Kevin and Stewart come together to chat about the short break and talk through a few lessons learned from the places visited and the time spent with family, including a quick revisit of some of the thoughts and ideas from E114 when they recapped a fall visit to Disneyworld.Keep moving mountains! We'd love to hear from you! Send us a text message here!|| Connect with Us || Check out all our episodes on all major streaming platforms, and furthe...
This week we have the honor of sitting down with Damian Lee, the General Manager for the Texas Operations of H. J. Russell & Company, a vertically integrated service provider specializing in real estate development, construction, program management, and property management.Naturally, we talk with Damian about the lasting impact of growing up in a then-small community of Tomball, Texas and his journey to-and-through construction. But what resonated most this week were the great stori...
This week we are privileged to sit down with Steve Bruszer, the President of Spring Valley Construction Company. Part of what makes the podcast so special is hearing people's stories, and do we have a few stories to tell this week.From growing up in a "three flat" in Chicago to finding construction, Steve weaves a narrative that speaks to his roots and what made him the success that he is today. One of this striking things about Steve's story is the number of individuals he specif...
This week Kevin and Stewart invite back Tim Rothberg [E005] for a special episode that we've been teasing for a few weeks ... the official roll out of Rothberg Shurtleff Dang PLLC.Kevin, Stewart, and Tim talk briefly about the journey that leads to Stewart's return to the private practice of law. But more importantly, the guys discuss the excitement and anticipation of this new adventure that has been 25 years in the making and spend significant time talking about their "start up squad"...
This week we have a special guest and a guest host, something that we haven't done since 2021 with Daniel Harris [E025] and David Fults [E026] when Preston Pressley and Meloni Raney filled in for Stewart while he was tied up in a large, multi-week trial.This week's guest host is Kent Rabalais [E096] of Kent Studios; this week's guest is none other than Dave Reichert of Reichert Woodworks. For 100 years, the Reichert Woodworks family of companies has served those building and restoring D...
Time has a funny way of slipping by. Sometimes it's just a week or a month; sometimes it's entire years. On today's episode, we grapple with this feeling, acknowledging that it's the rich blend of our experiences, not just the ticking clock, that molds us into who we are. The enduring wisdom of Dale Payne [E087] becomes an anchor for us as we talk through various seasons of life and remind listeners to cherish each interaction with the keen awareness that the unpredictability of li...
This week we revisit Episode 30 from March 8, 2021 with Brent Gleeson. Brent Gleason, a former SEAL turned leadership consultant, joins us with gripping tales and actionable insights. We laugh and learn through Brent's stories, including the unforgettable 'Brad and the donkey' anecdote. His book, "Embrace the Suck," is not only a guide through the grueling world of SEAL training but a blueprint for thriving amidst the challenges we all face. From the battlefield to the boardroom, ...
This week's guest is Nakia Douglas, Executive Director for the Transition Resource Action Center.Hailing from South Dallas, Nakia tells a story that resonates with the heartbeat of a community poised on the brink of transformation. Interwoven with the unwavering strength of his mother and the life-altering embrace of education, his story promises to stir souls and awaken minds to the power of opportunity and mentorship. Douglas's narrative is a compelling mosaic of pivotal moments, emot...
Last week we had some tech troubles with the episode ... but we fixed it! We worked with tech support for our podcasting provider to find lower-quality backup files and took those files to remix the episode for this week. Most of the back-half of the episode made it on the air last week; but the first part, which we thought was LOST, has been found.28ish for the open clip.You may recall that we had a similar issue back in April of 2022. Same provider. Same tech support...
It's a new year! ... but we had some of the same tech troubles this week. Kevin and Stewart tried out a new "on the road" format and the recording dipped pretty significantly, cutting short the episode. However, what remained is classic first-of-the-year 17Twenty content about goal setting and accountability as the guys challenge each of you to make 2024 the best year ever! Keep Moving Mountains! || Show Notes ||Time Perception & Entrainment by Dopamine, Serotonin ...
Welcome to Season Five of the 17Twenty Podcast! This year we kick off the new season with Scott Kimpland of FMI. As a seasoned industry expert with 37 years of experience, Scott offers a wealth of knowledge on essential aspects of construction such as labor cost estimation, project selection, and fostering a robust company culture. Scott shares valuable wisdom nuggets on successful contracting, underscoring the importance of creating operational consistency and establishing tr...
This week Kevin and Stewart sit down with David Garrett, President at SteelFab Texas Inc. who tells stories from from the smallest home-town of any guest (Dudley, GA, pop. 593) to the largest platform for the construction industry (2025 Chairman of the Board for TEXO), and those of travel, people, leadership, sprinkled all throughout. We hope you love getting to know David more this week, and pick up a few of the wisdom nuggets he drops for you all along the way! Keep Moving Mounta...
This week Kevin and Stewart sit down, reflect a little bit on the year, and reminisce on some of the funniest, reoccurring bits that have graced the podcast airwaves. We hope you enjoy a light hearted episode as we head into the Christmas season! And remember, if there's a bit that we forgot to mention, please mention it in the comments!As we sign off for the season, we want to remind you all to have a Merry Christmas and look forward to bringing you more insightful and enter...
What if you could confidently navigate the labyrinth of risk management in the construction industry? Imagine being able to understand and manage your insurance coverage without the fear of unseen gaps or assumptions. That's what this episode with our guest Drew Boyd, an accomplished risk management consultant, is all about!Tune in as we unravel the complexities, misconceptions, and critical elements of risk management and insurance coverage in the construction industry. Drew shares his ...
In this second part of the live podcast recording, Kevin and Stewart discuss practical "wisdom nuggets" related to managing burnout and exhaustion. We talk about the power of regular exercise and rest, share our insights on prioritizing tasks, discuss the necessity of protecting your time and energy by being selective about what you say yes and no to, and the conversation certainly doesn't shy away from the challenges of mindset and managing emotions ... all the while offering practical ...
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