SXSW Gaming Awards Honor 7 Excellence Category Winners

Excellence is all around us and that was again evident at the 2021 SXSW Gaming Awards, which were announced virtually. Of the 12 categories, seven winners were recognized for Excellence. We like that. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. The SXSW Gaming Awards recognized “the most creative and influential titles, teams, and […]

Forbes.com Highlights Excellence in College Counseling Honorees

There are plenty of challenging jobs in 2021, and among them is being a high school college counselor. As such, Forbes.com recently recognized some Excellence in the profession. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. And we couldn’t help but LOVE one of the questions in the interview. Read below for that. From […]

Nominations Now Open for 2021 Women In Tech Excellence Awards

As we often state: Excellence is all around us. Now the 2021 Women in Tech Excellence Awards in the UK are nearly upon and nominations are open. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. From the official award presenters: “This year’s Women in Tech Excellence Awards will be something special. They will be […]

Strength, Excellence of American Military Diversity Showcased

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III, along with President Joe Biden, showcased the strength and Excellence–and diversity–of the American military upon the recent appointments of Jacqueline Van Ovost and Army Lt. Gen. Laura Richardson. —By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Editor, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. “The diversity of our nation makes us stronger, and that diversity […]

Magnifying Excellence Episode 8 – The Power of Perseverance and Not Fearing Failure with Greg Anthony

By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. Our guest for this episode is Greg Anthony, an NCAA national champion (UNLV), 11-year NBA veteran, current NBA announcer and business person. Like each of our previous guests, Greg talks exclusively and candidly like never before about his winding journey of Excellence. Our conversations with our […]

Episode 7 – Inside the FBI’s Code of Excellence with Frank Figliuzzi

By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. It’s time for another journey of Excellence, where our guests talk exclusively and candidly about their journeys of Excellence like never before. Our episodes are not a glorification of excellence, but an examination of the all-encompassing path of Excellence. This episode features Frank Figliuzzi, a best-selling […]

Deepwatch Earns Two Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

With each passing day, cybersecurity becomes even more vital. Fortunately there are companies offering it at the highest levels, including deepwatch, which just earned two Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. deepwatch is a leading cloud platform for security operations and was named the Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company and Best Cybersecurity Startup […]

‘Competitive Drive for Excellence’ Drives QB Rodgers

A traditional question asked during each Magnifying Excellence Podcast is about how guests are motivated. For Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the answer is based in Excellence. One day soon we hope to have him on our podcast to expand on his answer. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. “We have […]

NBA All Star Game Celebrates ‘Excellence’

It was just moments before the 2021 NBA All Star game when actor and recording artist Common appeared on the television screen and said, “Tonight is special. Because, tonight, we celebrate Excellence.” And you know anytime Excellence gets a shout out like that, we’ll be watching. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder and Host, Magnifying Excellence Podcast. […]

Podcast Episode of Charley Hoffman – Mr. Believer – Debuts

Episode Six of THE Magnifying Excellence Podcast is here. Listen and be inspired with an exclusive conversation and Journey of Excellence with PGA Tour player and philanthropist Charley Hoffman. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host. As always, our guests–like Hoffman–speak exclusively about their journeys of Excellence like they never have before, providing insights and […]