Take just ten minutes out of your day to gain some wisdom from people worth listening to. The Point is an interview series featuring smart people with insightful ideas that you won’t want to miss.
We encounter greatness every day. Whether in meetings with clients, or in conversations with coworkers, we often find ourselves inspired by new perspectives and smart ideas.
The Point is a video interview series designed to harness those ideas and present them in focused, concise bite-sized pieces.
At around ten minutes apiece, each episode in the series features a guest making one solid point on the topic of their choice. The formula is simple:
The Point’s host, Duane Carey, is the President of both IMPACT Marketing & Public Relations and the non-partisan, pro-business Maryland Free Enterprise Foundation in Maryland. He holds an MBA from Johns Hopkins University.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Cherissa Jackson, Chief Executive Officer at AMVETS and Founder of Project Give Hope. Previously, she survived three (3) combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, leading to a total of 23 years of active-duty military service, including 10 years as a nurse in the US Air Force. Cherissa discusses her passion for eliminating the stigma surrounding PTSD and encourages anyone who is struggling to reach out for assistance.
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In episode three of The Point, Duane interviews Paul Skalny, an Attorney and Managing Director at Davis, Agnor, Rapaport and Skalny, LLC. Paul discusses the effect that COVID-19 has had on the structure of businesses, including those looking to acquire new businesses and how those deals will look different moving forward in a time of crisis. Read more about Paul.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Harry Siegel, a Family Law Attorney at SIEGELLAW. Harry discusses family law considerations during the pandemic – from divorce and parenting tips to navigating custody & visitation minefields. Read more about Harry.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Kelly Mitchell, Founder and Principal of impactHR. Kelly describes the difficulties employers have encountered during this crisis and discusses how imperative communication is between an employer and their employees. Read more about Kelly.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Dr. Kate Hetherington, the President of Howard Community College (HCC). Dr. Hetherington discusses the many advantages a community college offers, especially in a turbulent time such as this one. Read more about Kate.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Mary Ann Scully, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Howard Bank. Mary Ann discusses the far-reaching economic effects of the COVID-19 crisis and how beneficial it is to assist clients and local businesses with a human approach. Read more about Mary Ann.
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Jay Steinmetz, CEO of Barcoding, Inc. Jay describes two important talking points when discussing how to improve Baltimore City’s economic situation, beginning with the complications that come with high property taxes. Read more about Jay Steinmetz
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Mark Cissell, CEO and President of KatzAbosch. Mark elaborates on what he believes businesses should be doing in the midst of a pandemic to get their important messages across. Read more about Mark Cissell
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Kelly Ennis, founder and managing principal of The Verve Partnership. Kelly articulates how important a fully rounded strategy is when thinking of office space design and real estate, especially when considering wellness, health, and safety. Read more about Kelly Ennis
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Victoria Sessler, founder and owner of Kenwood Care Assisted Living. Victoria details how they have managed to keep COVID-19 at bay, discussing the many lengths that Kenwood has gone to as a facility to keep their residents and caregivers safe. Read more about Victoria Sessler
In this episode of The Point, Duane interviews Janet Casey, founder of Marketing Doctor in Massachusetts. Janet discusses the changes in media buying during COVID-19 and the sudden, massive demand for television and traditional media. Read more about Janet Casey
We have an exciting roster of featured guests planned for upcoming episodes. Stay tuned for more inteviews, coming soon.
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