The situation in Ukraine

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The situation in Ukraine I worked for a few years on security in Ukraine, so I was asked for my thoughts on the situation between Ukraine & Russia right now. I did a podcast on the subject, titled “More than a few thoughts on the situation in Ukraine.” It’s long, but this is not a […]

My Interview with Adam Mendler

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Enjoyed my interview with Adam Mendler. Adam and I discussed my new book, “From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership.” The interview can be read here: https://www.adammendler.com/blog/william-toti Adam Mendler is the CEO of The Veloz Group, where he co-founded and oversees ventures across a wide variety of industries. […]

Podcast Episode 18: I’m giving away 20 free copies of my book in hardback!

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I’m giving away 20 free copies of “From CO to CEO” in hardback! I’m giving away 20 hardcopies of my book via Goodreads.com! Sign up at Goodreads.com for a chance to win one of 20 free copies. Goodreads will select the winners on May 4th, 2022. The books will ship some time after that. For […]

Podcast Episode 17: The Permanent Demise of Temporariness

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Appendix- The Permanent Demise of Temporariness It’s Release Day for From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership! In the final video of this series, I share with you some bonus content that can be found in the appendix titled, “The Permanent Demise of Temporariness.” Tune in to hear […]

Podcast Episode 16: Guest on Aaron Spatz podcast America’s “Entrepreneur”

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Guess on Aaron Spatz podcast, “America’s Entrepreneur” Was very happy to be a guest on America’s Entrepreneur, where I had an opportunity to share stories about my Navy career, my industry career, my decision to transition to industry, and lessons learned as outlined in my book, “From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning […]

Podcast Episode 14: Epilogue

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Epilogue Through this series of videos, I’ve covered the introduction and each chapter of my new book, From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership. While I’ve shared many snippets and highlights from the book, there’s no way I can cover everything here. In this video, you’ll hear more […]

Podcast Episode 13: A Capstone for your Career

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Chapter 12:  A Capstone for your Career Chapter 12 of my new book, From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership is all about “A Capstone for your Career.” I open the chapter with a story that I was told in my transition class that proves exactly how out […]

Podcast Episode 12: Taking the Helm in a Crisis

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Chapter 11:  Taking the Helm in a Crisis Today, I want to share with you about Chapter 11 of my new book, From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military to Industry Leadership. I spend a lot of time in the book talking about the need to hit the reset button when […]

Podcast Episode 11: Defending a Legacy

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Chapter 10:  Defending a Legacy Every organization is structured to defend itself. Sometimes you’ll find yourself in a difficult situation where you need to defend your organization against false blame. What should you do? I address that scenario in Chapter 10 of my book, From CO to CEO: A Practical Guide for Transitioning from Military […]