This week’s podcast features my good friend Newton Dominey. Newton is the founder of Nashville’s original climbing gym, The Crag, now with two locations and an incredible community that it supports. But that’s not how Newton and I met. We met in the very early days of Nashville Soccer Club (then, Nashville Football Club). Newton is…

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Stay in Nashville long enough and someone will tell you “this town isn’t just Country Music City, it’s Music City.” That is true, but it wasn’t easily true. A small group of hustlers worked tirelessly to make sure the live music scene in Nashville was as diverse as it’s population. On that short list of…

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Something we can hide in. Movies compress months, sometimes years of experiences into two hours of entertainment. Screenwriters have to move viewers through the arc of the story in those two hours. As a society, the Hollywood story arc is a program that we follow for how we want stories to be told to us.…

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We often talk about companies getting disrupted, but what about the government being disrupted? In this keynote at the State of Tennessee’s HR Conference, I talk about how innovation will impact the government’s ability to hire the best talent.‬ Listen to “State of TN Human Resources Keynote” on Spreaker.

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Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant? Voice technologies are slowly figuring out how to make themselves indispensable in our lives. While they aren’t there yet, they likely WILL get there, and when they do the way we work and live will likely change dramatically. In this keynote at the Nashville Voice Conference hosted by Data Driven Design.…

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Ok. If you’re a fan of soccer and especially if you’re a fan of @NashvilleSC, you will love today’s episode of the #CreativePower Hour. Today, we premiere my conversation with my friend, the CEO of Nashville Soccer Club, Ian Ayre. Incredible story, wonderful guy. Listen to “#CreativePower Hour Ep. 19 – Ian Ayre” on Spreaker.…

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This week on the podcast we bring you an interview I did on Nick Carrier’s “Best You” Podcast. Nick and I discuss the core concepts of entrepreneurship and the principles that I’ve learned on my journey that have helped me be successful as well as survive failures. Listen to “”The Best You” Hosted By Nick…

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In this episode, Marcus speaks at a luncheon hosted by the Medical Professionals Nashville, which is a magazine that brings together Nashville’s top and most influential physicians, health care industry leaders, and executives. Marcus speaks on the innovation in healthcare, soccer, and entrepreneurship. Listen to “Marcus Whitney at Medical Professionals Nashville Luncheon” on Spreaker.

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Happy Sunday my friend, This last week was a big one, and so this week’s message is a long one. I hope you can hang in there with me. When weeks like this happen and I sit down to write my weekly message to you, I’m often surprised at the things that stand out. This…

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