This week, Joe and Brian talk with Michael Burnside, a property accountant at Cardinal Group, and Ross Curington, the manager of Colorado UpLift’s Advanced Leadership Program. Ross and Michael share about the partnership between UpLift and Cardinal Group and how it provided students with opportunities to gain real-world leadership experience in an organizational context, a true example of a company giving back to its community in a creative and practical way.


This week we talked about:

Cardinal Group:

Colorado UpLift programs:

Cardinal Group company culture:


This week’s takeaway: Cardinal Group gives back to its community through a unique partnership with UpLift. What do you have to share (resources, knowledge, talents, etc.) that could give back to your community? Brainstorm some ideas, reaching out to nonprofits you care about to learn more about their needs.


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