Why Storytelling is the Best Way to Teach (and Learn) Lessons | Business Coaching

Shawn and his grandfather Luben Walchef

A vacation to his homeland of Bulgaria doesn’t mean a break for Shawn Walchef when it comes to learning. In fact, it symbolizes a return to the origin. Returning to his roots and the country that birthed his biggest inspiration, Grandpa Luben Walchef, Bulgaria is where Shawn’s father-figure and most important mentor began his quest […]

Curiosity and Storytelling | Business Coaching Call with David Meltzer | DH055

Podcast Cover Image - DH055 Meltzer Coaching Call Storytelling from Bulgaria Episode

Lessons are best taught by stories. As humans, we learn best by hearing — and making sense of — stories that resonate with us. It helps to better understand a confusing world to hear a narrative with a moral. On this special episode of the Digital Hospitality podcast, we bring you inside another of Shawn […]

Social Media Helps You Be a Better Leader | Bulgarian Mayor Pavel Gudzherov

Shawn and Mayor Pavel

When it comes to mainstream media in an election year, social media gets a bad rap in regard to politics and leadership. But maybe it’s not always that way. On the other side of the world from San Diego, Bulgarian Mayor Pavel Gudzherov is making the most of modern media tools to show progress, engage […]

How This Former D1 Athlete Beat Depression and Changed Lives

Darryll Stinson 2019 NCAA Central Michigan

Darryll Stinson was competing against Draymond Green in 2008 for Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Michigan. In truth, he was competing against himself. Darryl Stinson is a guest on the Digital Hospitality podcast, where the inspirational leader talked with host Shawn Walchef about pulling himself up out of darkness to find a light to […]

From Pain to Potential | Darryll Stinson (Second Chance Athletes) | DH053

Podcast Cover Image - DH053 Darryll Stinson HQ Interview Episode

On his journey, Darryll Stinson learned the power of positivity as a way to defeat despair. Now Darryll Stinson is sharing his stories and lessons with the world to help others on their path from pain to potential. Darryll Stinson is a guest on the Digital Hospitality podcast, where the inspirational leader talked with host […]

Focus More On People, Less On Transactions | Josh Kopel (Restaurateur) | DH048

Focus on People Not On Transactions Josh Kopel Digital Hospitality podcast interview

Did you know that YOU can be featured on the Digital Hospitality podcast? Send your best tips, quotes, ideas, recommendations, and more to podcast@calibbq.media so we can feature them on the show. Thank you to our loyal listeners for being with us on our podcasting journey. We’ve learned so much making this show and hope you […]

Nothing (Not Even a Pandemic) Can Stop The Murph 2020 Challenge

Murph Challenge 2020 - Josh Palet - Cali BBQ Host -2020-07-29 at 10.57.34 AM

2020 has been a tough year on all fronts. While all have been affected in some way by the Coronavirus pandemic of 2020 and all the unrest attached — not all have been shaken. Each Memorial Day, the courageous, brave, and fit, come together around the world to partake in The Murph Challenge. Memorial Day 2020 […]

Changing Lives Online with AmazingRibs.com | Meathead | DH040

Changing Lives with Amazing Ribs Digital Hospitality podcast

The Man, the Meat, the Legend. You’ve heard his memorable moniker before, but just who is Meathead? He’s a griller, journalist, and web pioneer behind Amazing Ribs dot com who’s been teaching the Internet how to BBQ right before Google was the end-all-be-all search engine. At 71 years of age, Meathead Goldwyn is among the […]