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The Powder Keg of Awesome

The Powder Keg of Awesome


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You want awesome? Well you’re going to need to get off your ass and go make some...the powder keg of awesome does not light itself! In this podcast, hosts Jerry Kennedy and Jackie Dotson riff on why being able to “Think Less and Do More" is more essential than ever. Lighting the powder keg of awesome requires being able to cut through crap, speak the truth and make stuff go.

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Today on the Powder Keg of Awesome we will be interviewing , once again, the fabulous Allen Fahden this time in person at Powder Keg Studios. Always a fun chap to chat with, Allen has a new book coming out called "Another Boring... more

Join Jerry and Jackie as they finally get a much-wanted in-person interview with show regular Norm Schriever. Norm Schriever is a humorist, cultural mad scientist, enemy of the comfort zone and author of "Pushups in the Prayer... more

It's a new year at the Powder Keg of Awesome and our 65th show. Join us today as we crawl out of our holiday drink & party phase and riff on ?thrashing?, ?shipping? and ?busy work? because we find a lot of entrepreneurs spend more... more

Join Jerry and Jackie as they interview local high school student John Adams and Fresh Producers founder Rabbi David Wechsler-Azen. John, 15, is a student at Hiram Johnson High School and participates in the Fresh Producers fundraising... more

Join Jerry and Jackie on the show as they interview the legendary Guy Kawasaki. is the co-founder of Alltop.com, an ?online magazine rack? of popular topics on the web, and a founding partner at Garage Technology Ventures.... more

Join Jerry and Jackie on the show as we interview Patrick Schwerdtfeger. Patrick is a speaker and author and a leading authority on self-employment and global business trends. Patrick Schwerdtfeger spoke at the TEDx Sacramento event... more

Join Jerry and Jackie as we interview Rabbi David Wechsler-Azen. Rabbi David is the Founder and CEO of Fresh Producers, here in Sacramento. Fresh Producers is a non-profit organization that educates, enables and inspires young... more

Join Jerry and Jackie as we interview, live and in-studio, the fabulous Christine Hinkley Trice. If you are on Facebook, you may not know Christine, but you probably have heard of OMG I So need a glass of wine or I am going to sell my... more

t's the day before Thanksgiving, crazy travel and food shopping day. So we kept it simple and did a remote show over Skype, like we used to do way back in the early days of the Powder Keg of Awesome. And our very topic: keeping... more

Join Jerry and Jackie as they interview our super special guest, Jason Kintzler, as he Skypes in from his home and headquarters in Lander, Wyoming. Jason Kintzler is the Founder and CEO of PitchEngine, a content creation platform that... more