Today, we’re interviewing Marine veteran BJ Ganem, founder of Sierra Delta, a non-profit that pairs veterans with their “life buddies” or therapy dogs.

In today’s episode with BJ, we discuss his service in Afghanistan and Iraq, some of the realities of the VA healthcare system, and the story behind how he founded Sierra Delta to help thousands of veterans find relief and support through adopting dogs.

Today, we’re interviewing Mike Doble, owner of Explorium Brewpub with two locations in Wisconsin, Greendale and the Third Ward neighborhood of Milwaukee.

We’ll dive into the history behind Explorium Brewpub’s location, growing a business during a global pandemic, and how a hobby and love for brewing turned into a successful business.

Today, we’re interviewing Dave Sobleman, owner of the famous Wisconsin burger chain “Sobleman’s” – and our No Better Friend Corp. Team can attest to the fact that there is no better burger or bloody mary in Milwaukee.

In today’s episode with Dave, you’ll hear our conversation, centered on how he built his business, the inspiration behind his famous burgers and bloodies – including the new Giannis Bloody Mary – and how his business has navigated a pandemic.

Today on the final episode of Season 2 of the Right Idea Podcast, we’re introducing you to the force that is the No Better Friend Corp team. We hope you enjoy getting to finally put a face to the name and ideas behind No Better Friend Corp.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We sit down with Sam Rogers an army vet who’s served three tours abroad and now advocates for veterans issues through Concerned Veterans for America. He travels the state of Wisconsin giving veterans a positive platform to be heard. We dive into defining limits for our conflicts abroad, advocating for veterans rights- especially in healthcare- and getting to the heart of how we honor service members who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We sit down with Chris Pope a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute who’s research centers on health care payment policy. Some of his most recent reports dive into hospital market-regulation, entitlement design, and insurance market reform.  Chris gives us valuable insight on the pitfalls of government-run healthcare, the flaws in our current healthcare system, and practical, conservative solutions for the future.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We’re sitting down with long-time Milwaukee Alderman Bob Donovan. If you lived in Milwaukee during Bob’s 20 years of service, you no doubt remember Bob for his common-sense opposition to the Milwaukee streetcar. Our conversation covered everything from the history of Milwaukee, to his time in public service, and a look at some of the positive, common-sense policy initiatives we could implement to improve Milwaukee’s infrastructure and police force.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Sue Lynch is a familiar face in Wisconsin politics and has been a Republican activist for decades. Sue’s served as the President of the National Federation of Republican Women, she worked in President Reagan’s administration, she’s a longtime member of AIPAC, and she was even part of President Trump’s Victory Team in Wisconsin. We are so excited to welcome Sue today, and hear her insight on the policy issues that are most important to the people of Wisconsin.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

No Better Friend Corp. Advisory Board Member and Former Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman talks with us about the current status of the election in Wisconsin, and about the importance of protecting the validity and accuracy of the election process in our state both today, and well into the future.  It’s an important conversation about maintaining the legitimacy of our governmental institutions.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We’re sitting down with Professor John McAdams of Marquette University an outspoken conservative leader on the Marquette campus. Professor McAdams takes a deep dive into the dangers of cancel culture on college campuses and he shares the story behind the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s ruling in his case McAdams v. Marquette.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

 We’re sitting down with Claire Culwell- an abortion survivor and prominent pro-life activist- who’s going to break down the misconceptions about the pro-life movement and talk about how we have these crucial conversations with our families.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Join Kevin Nicholson, volunteer President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp. on Season 2 of The Right Idea Podcast. In Episode 7 of Season 2 we’re sitting down with Professor John McAdams of Marquette University an outspoken conservative leader on the Marquette campus. Professor McAdams takes a deep dive into the dangers of cancel culture on college campuses and he shares the story behind the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s ruling in his case McAdams v. Marquette.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We’re sitting down with Bob Dohnal, a longtime Republican activist, community leader, and a Wauwatosa pharmacist. In this episode we discussed the conservative policies needed to forge a successful path forward in 2020, Bob’s hunting escapades, and Bob’s famous event planning including the inception of the Chicken Burn.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Join Kevin Nicholson, volunteer President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp. on Season 2 of The Right Idea Podcast. In Episode 5 of Season 2 we’re sitting down with Kevin Hermening a community leader and businessman in Mosinee Wisconsin, who was one of the American hostages taken captive during the Iran Hostage Crisis of 1979. He highlights the sacrifices made for freedom and why America is still the greatest country in the world and most certainly a country worth fighting for.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We’re sitting down with Pastor Jerome Smith of Greater Praise Church of God in Christ in Milwaukee, and founder of the Joseph Project. He discusses the life-changing opportunities at the Joseph Project.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Kevin Nicholson sits down with Professor Yuri Malstev of Carthage College to discuss the dangers of the rise of socialism on college campuses.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

We’re sitting down with Marty Calderon, Founder of God Touch MKE. God Touch MKE is a six month to one year residential program for men coming off the streets or out of the prison system. They are shown acceptance and love, and given hope through Godly teaching, mentoring, and hands-on practical opportunities such as employment and life skills.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Join Kevin Nicholson, volunteer President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp. on Season 2 of The Right Idea Podcast. In Episode 1 of Season 2 we’re sitting down with former Madison Police Chief Michael Koval to discuss a path forward, as our nation and state are plagued by protests and violence after the death of George Floyd and the shooting of a man in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Host: Kevin Nicholson, President and CEO of No Better Friend Corp.

Welcome to Season 1 of The Right Idea Podcast, where we focus on the life-changing impact of school choice in Wisconsin for students and their families. Children don’t have time for politicians to fix broken schools, and that’s the beauty of school choice: a program that enables success for thousands of Wisconsin students each year.

Join No Better Friend Corp. on our Right Idea Podcast as we take a deep dive into the school choice movement, it’s history, it’s politics, it’s enemies, and it’s incredibly positive impact on Wisconsin’s kids. We’ll talk with parents, students, educators and advocates across the state and country. And we’ll reveal the uplifting stories behind the school choice movement, the hope it fosters, and the policy solutions that will put even more kids on the path to success.

Finishing up with a final look at the politics of school choice in both Wisconsin – and at the national level.

Podcast Host: Kevin Nicholson, Founder and President of No Better Friend Corp.