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Interview with Alex Hearding, Chief Risk Management Officer, Cannabis Risk Management Association

Oct. 8, 2021

On this episode we chat with Alex Hearding at the Cannabis Risk Management Association to talk about the practice of risk management in non traditional industries. Cannabis is projected to grow over the coming years. Despite…

Interview with Candice Wright and Gretta Goodwin - A Look at Facial Recognition Technology in Government

Sept. 24, 2021

Recently the federal government released a study about the use of Facial Recognition Technology (FRT) used by federal agencies. The report was released by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). During this interview we …

Interview with Patrick Sterling, Senior Director of Legendary People and Risk, Texas Roadhouse

Sept. 3, 2021

We're chatting about the restaurant retail industry in this episode! Service and people are important elements of business success today. During this time of the "Great Resignation" tsunami, valuing people has proven to be t…

Interview with Tom Easthope at Microsoft

Aug. 1, 2021

Tom is a senior program manager specializing in Enterprise Risk Management. He shares his thoughts about issues such as ransomware, cybersecurity, supply chain disruptions, and the presumed technology challenges in a post pa…

Interview with Julia Pimsleur - Author of "GO BIG NOW"

July 20, 2021

There has never been a better time than now for those in the risk profession to start thinking big. As we enter the post pandemic period, many organizations and industries are rethinking how they work and refreshing their mi…

Flip This Risk LIVE! What's New in Risk Management

June 30, 2021

In this episode, Dr. Hardy discusses what is new in risk management and the Flip This Risk podcast.

Interview with Tamika Puckett, Head of Cyber Risk Management at ZOOM

June 4, 2021

Growing up in the south Tamika Puckett learned the benefits of being agile as she relocated to pursue job opportunities. This skill has also been useful in her current role. She discusses her viewpoints on personal risk taki…

Brenda Boultwood, Chief Revenue Officer,

April 6, 2021

Brenda is the former CRO of Constellation Energy, at one time the largest commercial energy companies in the U.S. In her current role as Chief Revenue Officer at, she applies artificial intelligence to the regulato…

Enterprise Risk Management Interview w/ Carol Fox, former VP of Strategic Initiatives at RIMS

March 17, 2021

In this short SPOTLIGHT interview, Carol shares her universal perspective on the progress being made in the private and government industries in Enterprise Risk Management.

Interview with Thomas Brandt, Chief Risk Officer at the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

March 2, 2021

In this episode Tom talks about his role as CRO, the top risks that taxpayers face and his experience growing up on farmland and how it influenced his perspective as a leader.

Interview with Bridget Guerrero, Global Security Operations Manager, GoDaddy

March 2, 2021

In this episode Bridget talks about her role in Corporate Security, the risks and opportunities facing the profession and how her experience as a Marine influences her risk taking and leadership mindset at GoDaddy!

Interview with Steven Antione, Chief Security Officer, YUM! Brands

Jan. 19, 2021

In this episode Dr. Hardy chats with Steven Antione. Steven is the Chief Security Officer (CSO) at the YUM! Brands, a fortune 1000 company (that includes KFC, Pizza Hut and the Taco Bell brands) . Steve shares his thoughts …

Interview with Mitzi Perdue (the Mrs. Frank Perdue): A Behind the scenes look at the Perdue Chicken Brand Legacy

Dec. 10, 2020

Author, Speaker and Coach Mitzi Perdue (the Mrs. Frank Perdue) shares memorable stories about the success of Frank Perdue and the Perdue brand despite taking on great risks and facing incredible odds.

Interview w/ Sean O'keefe former Administrator at NASA.

Dec. 9, 2020

Had a great time interviewing Sean O'Keefe, the former Administrator at NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration. We talk about the SpaceX, challenges in space, the future of space and why all this should matter…

Flip This Risk is now on LinkedIN LIVE!

Nov. 19, 2020

Dr. Karen celebrates the launch of Flip This Risk on LinkedIN LIVE! with her followers on LinkedIn.

10 Year Anniversary of the ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) in Government Research Report

Nov. 14, 2020

Dr Karen Hardy talks to Dan Chenok of the IBM Center for the Business of Government about the 10 Year Anniversary of the Center's first research report on ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) in Government. They take a look at w…

Interview with Wendy Morton Huddleston, National President for AGA

Oct. 29, 2020

Wendy Morton Huddleston is the 71st National President of the Association of Government Accountants, a 13,000 member organization for government financial management professionals. She shares her National President platform …

Interview with Michael J. Gelb, Professional Public Speaker

Oct. 20, 2020

Michael J. Gelb is the author of the book Mastering the Art of Public Speaking. 74% of Americans suffer from glossophobia, the fear of public speaking. Why do people fear public speaking? Are C-suite executives more glosso…

Dr Karen Hardy talks about risk taking as a guest on the My WakeUp Call Podcast w/ Dr. Mark Goulston

Oct. 3, 2020

In this Mental Health episode Dr Karen Hardy, talks about how the sacrifice of her mother and her mother's belief in her enabled her to take on and succeed at multiple challenges and see how managing risk is an opportunity a…

Flip This Risk for Hunger Campaign

Sept. 4, 2020

1 in 4 children in the U.S. could go hungry because of coronavirus. Help me and a few select chefs defeat the risk of child hunger by watching our cooking videos on You Tube and donating to the No Kid Hungry organization! Vi…

Interview with Tinisha Agramonte, Diversity and Inclusion Expert

Aug. 28, 2020

Tinisha Agramonte, fmr Director of Civil Rights and Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at the Small Business Administration and U.S. Department of Commerce brings 25 years to the podcast conversation. We discuss the issues and opp…

Interview with Paul Godfrey, Professor of Business Strategy @BYU

Aug. 14, 2020

Blockbuster. Borders. Toys R Us. What is the common denominator? How well a company handles uncertainty and prepares for it strategically. Dr. Hardy sits down with Dr. Godfrey to chat about why some companies do well during…

Interview with Jeff Hoffman, Former Executive at now Chairman of the Board at the Global Entrepreneur ship Network

July 24, 2020

Jeff is a successful entrepreneur and proven CEO. He has been part of a number of well-known successful startups, including, and more. Jeff serves on the boards of companies in the U.S., Eu…

Interview with Nikki Howard and Jacqi Wright, CEO and Founders of 'The Furlough Cheesecake'

July 13, 2020

During the federal government shutdown of 2018, two federal career professionals were faced with the uncertainty around their jobs. Not knowing when the government would reopen again, their destiny was defined by a quick 2 s…