Reboot Podcast

The Reboot podcast showcases the heart and soul, the wins and losses, the ups and downs of startup leadership. On the show, Entrepreneurs, CEO’s, and Startup Leaders discuss with Jerry Colonna the emotional and psychological challenges they face daily as leaders.

#6 – Do you avoid difficult conversations? – with Jerry Colonna and Carm Huntress

Episode 6 // Nov 25 2014

Episode Description

avoid difficult conversations

“If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is within you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you.”

-Jesus, Gospel of Thomas

About the Episode

Do you have an innate desire to make people happy? And does that desire at times cause you to at hold back the truth, out of fear of perhaps hurting others and yourself? Carm Huntress is the CEO of RxReview, a company solving a big problem with big data – overspending on prescription drugs.  The company started in January 2012 and is growing beyond it’s 11 employees. Carm realizes his nature as a people pleaser affects his leadership in detrimental ways. In this episode, Jerry and Carm unpack what it means to be fierce, and what’s behind the desire to make people happy.

 

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About Carm Huntress:

Carm Huntress is CEO of Denver based RxRevu Inc.  RxRevu is helps payers and patients save money on their medications. Carm has over 15 years experience in startups and midsized companies. Broad skills across numerous disciplines including product development, web marketing, strategic planning, early stage products, and budgeting.

Carm can be found on Twitter  @CarmHuntress

Questions to challenge your monster:

What if I led from place knew where i knew I was good and also know there are things I want  to do better?

 

Ask yourself, do you avoid difficult conversations? Join us to unpack what it means to be fierce, and what’s behind the desire to make people happy.