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Podcast Episodes

July 26, 2022

Why read?

In April of this year, Ray wrote an article entitled Three Ways that Every Leader Can Experience a Thousand Lives . The article f…

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July 12, 2022

Water buckets and legacies

In May, George wrote and article entitled, “Our legacies in the water bucket.” (You can find that article here ). It is a must re…

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July 5, 2022

To be or To Do

At some time or another, an aspiring leader will inevitably face the question on whether one should “be leader” or “do leader.” I…

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June 30, 2022

Why NIBIN Never Forgets

Earlier this week, Pete posted an article on the RF Factor entitled, “NIBIN never forgets: So what?” Today, listen to him describ…

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June 23, 2022

The absence of leadership is more apparent then leadership itself

In this leadership short, join George and Ray as they discuss how the absence of leadership, the absence of competence, the absen…

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May 18, 2022

Episode #25 - Jim Lightfoot

In this 25th Episode of the RF Factor, George and Pete welcome distinguished guest and former Member of Congress Jim Ross Lightfo…

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April 25, 2022

Episode #24 - Deon Joseph

In this episode, Ray and Pete are joined by LAPD Officer Deon Joseph, who has spent a quarter of a century working amongst the ho…

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April 11, 2022

Episode #23 - Joe Sullivan

Listen now | Liberty and Justice for all: What it takes Subscribe at therffactor.substack.com

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March 30, 2022

Episode #22- Mitch Sklar & John Zebrowski

We have all heard the age-old question concerning leadership. Are leaders born or are they made? Unfortunately, in today’s challe…

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Feb. 18, 2022

Episode #21 (Bob Scales)

Just the Facts Ma'am; Just the Facts

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Feb. 11, 2022

Episode #20 - John Mueller

Join Ray and George on this latest episode of the RF Factor, as they tease out leadership, crime fighting, and community centered…

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Jan. 24, 2022

Episode #19 - Neil Schuehle

Join Ray and special Guest Host George Belsky on this latest episode of the RF Factor, as they tease out leadership concepts from…

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Jan. 13, 2022

Episode 18 - Tom Hogan

Listen now | Will Criminal Impunity bring us to the “Eve of Destruction”? Subscribe at therffactor.substack.com

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Dec. 8, 2021

Episode #17 - Mike Sena

Walking the talk to make the knowledge of one - the knowledge of all “On September 11th I got a call – he asked if was I watch…

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Nov. 30, 2021

Episode 17 - (Rachel Bolton-King)

She is a King whose subjects are forensics

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Nov. 23, 2021

Episode 15 - (Sasha Larkin)

From ballet bar to patrol car to wearing a command star

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Oct. 21, 2021

Episode 14 - (David Cooper)

Engine out - the “helo” was going down. The Seal Team remained silent as they plummeted toward their death. In that darkest of ho…

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Oct. 16, 2021

Episode 13 - Chris Belavita

So how does a flock of birds know when and where to fly? In this recent RF Factor Podcast Episode, Chris Bellavita PhD, Director …

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Oct. 16, 2021

Episode 13 - (Chris Bellavita)

Birds don’t have bosses – so how does the flock know when and where to fly? In this RF Factor Episode, Chris Bellavita PhD, Direc…

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Sept. 28, 2021

Episode 12 - (Frank Fernandez) - Perspectives on Leadership Developme…

Frank Fernandez, a career law enforcement officer, provides some personal perspectives on how the various leadership roles he’s f…

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Sept. 8, 2021

Episode 11 - (Peter Forcelli)

The tragic events of September 11th, and the lessons learned in the wake of that terrorist attack will always be at the core of t…

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Aug. 20, 2021

Episode 10 - (Thomas Martinelli)

Join Pete and Ray as they speak with Thomas Martinelli, J.D., M.S. as they discuss Constitutional Policing, intelligence-led poli…

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Aug. 17, 2021

Episode 9 (Bob Troyer)

Join Pete and Ray as they speak with Bob Troyer, former USA from Colorado, about gun violence, leadership, and innovation.

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July 6, 2021

Episode #8 - (Ronald Brooks)

Join Ray and Pete as they interview Ron Brooks, a law enforcement national legend, as he describes what it takes to advance natio…

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