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Episodes

May 14, 2024

"From Inspiration to Industry Leader: The Perform Better Story" with Chris Poirier

"From Inspiration to Industry Leader: The Perform Better Story" Ryan Stevens has a conversation with Chris Poirier, General Manager of Perform Better, a company known for a highly knowledgeable staff, great athletic, fitness…
April 8, 2024

"Perseverance & Resilience in Pursuit of your Passions": feat Prem Kumar

"Perseverance & Resilience in Pursuit of your Passions" Ryan Stevens has a conversation with Prem Kumar, Founder of Effikas Consulting. Leveraging Prem's 30+ years of experience in life sciences within hospital, pharmaceutic…
April 1, 2024

Enhance Employee Retention w/ Operational Succession Planning (OSP) - cATalyzing Short

"Enhance Employee Retention with Operational Succession Planning (OSP)" - cATalyzing Short with Ryan Stevens Employee turnover is a pressing challenge for healthcare providers, especially with an aging US population and reti…
March 22, 2024

Never Miss Twice: Self & Team Continuous Improvement (Ryan Stevens & Frank Mayo)

"Never Miss Twice": Self & Team Continuous Improvement Ryan Stevens, MPS, ATC, CSCS has a conversation with Frank Mayo, MS, ATC, Director of Clinical Operations for NJ Sports Spine & Wellness. In this cATalyzing Podcast epis…
March 14, 2024

Short-handed at work? 3 tips for reducing strain

"Short-Handed at Work? 3 Tips for Reducing Strain" cATalyzing Short w/ Ryan Stevens Short-staffed at work? It can be frustrating. Unfilled vacancies. Expanding job roles. Burnout. The aftereffects build up. Take ownershi…
March 4, 2024

"Leading with Virtue, Vision, and Voice: Cultivating Character, Culture, and Community" Ryan Stevens w/ Christopher Bates & Adam Cady

"Leading with Virtue, Vision, and Voice: Cultivating Character, Culture, and Community" Ryan Stevens has a conversation w/ Adam Cady and Christopher Bates of AT L.A.S.T / Raincross High Performance In this cATalyzing Podcas…
Feb. 19, 2024

"Unspoken Struggles of Burnout" - cATalyzing Short

"Unspoken Struggles of Burnout in Healthcare" cATalyzing Short -w/ Ryan Stevens In episode 62, we dive into burnout in healthcare (also applicable across many other fast-paced high-demand professions). Imagine working super …
Feb. 5, 2024

"The Employee Experience Shapes the Customer Experience" feat. Bryan Iwicki (Somerset Patriots)

"The Employee Experience Shapes the Customer Experience" Ryan Stevens interviews Bryan Iwicki, Vice President of Operations, The Somerset Patriots (New York Yankees AA-Affiliate) In this cATalyzing Podcast episode 61 we unpa…
Jan. 29, 2024

The Power of Heightened Self-Awareness: Unlocking Influence (cATalyzing Short w/ Ryan Stevens)

" The Power of Heightened Self-Awareness: Unlocking Influence" cATalyzing Short -w/ Ryan Stevens In episode 60, I'm sharing some thoughts on the incredible impact that heightened self-awareness can have on our ability to gai…
Jan. 22, 2024

"Stuck, Stalled, & Stagnant: Storytelling to Enhance Your Career": Ryan Stevens w/ Stan Miller

Stuck, Stalled, & Stagnant: Storytelling to Enhance Your Career" Ryan Stevens interviews Stan Miller, Founder of Storicate In this cATalyzing Podcast episode 59 we unpack: Our connection Story (Simon Sinek Course) and how i…
Jan. 15, 2024

"The Cost of Inaction: Unraveling Team Dynamics" (cATalyzing Short)

cATalyzing Short feat Ryan Stevens (episode 58): 🚩 The Cost of Inaction: Unraveling Team Dynamics 🚩 💔 Poor team dynamics can silently erode workplace morale, pushing individuals towards resignation, quiet quitting, and comp…
Jan. 8, 2024

"Leveraging a collaborative work team to enhance marketing & PR" - feat. Desirae Haluk

Episode 57: "Leveraging a collaborative work team to enhance marketing & PR". Desirae Haluk A.K.A. the Chief Queen Bee (Founder - Clairant) joins Ryan Stevens for a catalyzing convo! Desirae's background and what drives her …
Jan. 2, 2024

Talking Team Building on Steve Adubato's "Lessons in Leadership"

cATalyzing Short: "Talking Team Building on Steve Adubato's "Lessons in Leadership" show. Top to bottom this episode of "Lessons in Leadership" is full of thought-provoking insights! Had the honor of being interviewed on Ste…
Dec. 26, 2023

Talking Team Building: Ryan on Jim Gano's "Takin' Care of Business" show

Episode 55: "Creating Awesome Teams" - Talking Team Building as Ryan Stevens joins Jim Gano on Hunterdon County NJ Chamber Radio's "Takin' Care of Business" show. Amongst other things, we discussed... - Challenges organiz…
Dec. 18, 2023

The Workplace Leader as the Band Conductor (cATalyzing Short)

cATalyzing Short: "The Workplace Leader as the Band Conductor" w/ Ryan Stevens There are parallels between leading a team and being a conductor for a band or orchestra. Check out this team dynamics analogy and let me know yo…
Dec. 11, 2023

"Bridge-Building to Enhance Teamwork, Network, and Clinical Outcomes" Ryan Stevens w/ Casey Paulk

Episode 53 of The cATalyzing Podcast: "Bridge-Building to Enhance Teamwork, Network, and Clinical Outcomes" Ryan Stevens with Casey Paulk, MS, LAT, ATC (Sales Executive, Sway and Current President Oklahoma Athletic Trainers'…
Dec. 4, 2023

"Lift Yourself Up": Ryan Stevens cATalyzing Short

cATalyzing Short: "Lift Yourself Up" w/ Ryan Stevens At times, life can be tough for people who work in the healthcare industry. Burnout. Compassion fatigue. Depression. Difficulty with balancing work and personal life. As h…
Nov. 27, 2023

"Protecting your Flame: Burnout and Compassion Fatigue" Ryan Stevens w/ Erica Marcano

"Protecting your Flame: Burnout and Compassion Fatigue" In this episode, Erica Marcano, MS, ATC, CSCS joins Ryan Stevens to have a conversation centered around professional burnout and compassion fatigue. We discuss: What sp…
Nov. 20, 2023

cATalyzing Shorts: Attitude of Gratitude / Development of the Intangibles

cATalyzing Short - "Having an Attitude of Gratitude" and "Necessity of Developing Soft Skills and Communication Skills in Healthcare" w/ Ryan Stevens Food for thought during this Thanksgiving week. Wishing you and those you …
Nov. 13, 2023

Healthcare Teams in the Industrial Setting" Ryan Stevens w/ Nick Usuriello

Healthcare Teams in the Industrial Setting" Ryan Stevens w/ Nick Usuriello What can we learn pertaining to collaboration and service excellence from the industrial healthcare setting? Nick and I dive into this! Nick's jou…
Nov. 6, 2023

cATalyzing Short - "Providing Structure vs Micromanaging" w/ Ryan Stevens

cATalyzing Short - "Providing Structure vs Micromanaging" w/ Ryan Stevens As a leader of a team - think about this: are you providing structure, or are you micromanaging? _____________________________________________________…
Oct. 30, 2023

"Empowering Future Leaders" - Ryan Stevens with Brady Rourke

"Empowering Future Leaders" - Ryan Stevens w/ Brady Rourke, Associate Athletic Director at University of Maryland. We provide food-for-thought pertaining to: Brady's leadership journey "Career Readiness, Identity Development…
Oct. 17, 2023

"Impacting Healthcare and Overall Wellbeing in the E-Sports Community" feat Dr. Elliot Smithson

"Impacting Healthcare and Overall Wellbeing in the E-Sports Community" - Dr. Elliot Smithson and Ryan Stevens In this episode of The cATalyzing Podcast, Ryan interviews Dr Elliot Smithson DPT, PT, MS, ATC, EMT-B, Co-founder …
Oct. 2, 2023

"Comfort is an illusion, and complacency kills" Jay Ostia (Nexus) & Ryan Stevens

"Comfort is an illusion, and complacency kills" A conversation between Ryan Stevens, MPS, ATC, CSCS and Jay Ostia, MS ATC Jay Ostia is the founder and product architect for Nexus Sports Medicine, sellers of medical and tacti…