If you didn’t catch a program live – or just want to listen again – every program that Deb has done on Mile Hi Radio is archived. You can also click here to visit Deb’s iTunes page. Deb’s program started on September 12, 2011 so there’s lots of interesting programs! Since that time, the archived versions of the programs have been listened to nearly 90,000 times!

Beginning in 2017, the program format changed to “The Business Power Hour,” and the programs focus on business-related topics. Prior to that, the programs focused on social media.

Deb’s program is one of the most-listened to programs on Mile Hi Radio. Her guests have included Bob Burg, Jeffrey Hayzlett, Andrea Vahl, Peter Shankman, Joel Comm, Phyllis Khare, Wayne Breitbarth, Viveka von Rosen, Gina Carr, Terry Brock, Mike O’Neill, Lori Ruff and many other fabulous business experts and professionals.

If the guest is an author, there are links to purchase their book(s). Disclosure: Deb is an Amazon Affiliate – but she only links to books she thinks are great resources! And, she’s read them all!!

Episode 310

Julie Austin is an award-winning author, inventor, and speaker. She’s also been featured in the books Patently Female and Girls Think of Everything. Her patented product, swiggies, wrist water bottles, have been a NASDAQ product of the year semi finalist and are currently sold in 24 countries. Julie and her products have appeared on The Today Show, The Queen Latifa Show, HGTV, Lifetime, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX News, Inc. magazine, Fast Company, and the Wall Street Journal, along with dozens of TV shows, magazines and radio shows around the world.

Click here to purchase The Money Garden: How to Plant the Seeds for a Lifetime of Income.

Episode 309

Chris Miles, the “Cash Flow Expert” and “financial advocate for the entrepreneur” is a leading authority teaching entrepreneurs and professionals how to quickly free up and create cash flow TODAY spending time doing what they love most! He’s an author and podcast host of the Chris Miles Money Show that’s been featured in US News, CNN Money, Entrepreneur on Fire, and has a high reputation with his company, Money Ripples getting his clients fast, life-altering financial results. In fact, his clients have increased their cash flow by over $100 Million in the last 7 years!

 

Episode 308

Kay Sanders is an Intuitive Business Coach, Bestselling Author and Creator of Possibilities. She helps conscious entrepreneurs find that missing piece to making their business a huge success so they can make a big impact in the world and create more freedom in their life. Kay incorporates here gifts to help her clients create a strong mindset, in order to implement effective systems and strategies to design a profitable and sustainable business model and creating a business of their dreams.

Her motto is ‘everything is possible’ which she also heavily incorporates into her own business and with her clients to help them see all the amazing possibilities in life. Kay truly believes that everyone, not only deserves, but also has the ability, to live a fulfilling life full of success and possibilities.

Episode 307

Dr. Dawn Karima is a two time Global Music Award Winner, a Native American Music Award Winner and an Indigenous Artist Activist Award Winner!This Media Personality and Spiritual Inspiration is also an Indigenous Music Award nominee, who hosts an Award Winning radio talk show, “A Conversation with Dawn Karima.” She has two award winning CDs: The Desire of Nations and The Stars of Heaven. She is the author of What To Do If You Don’t Know What to Do and is the co-author of Children Learn What They Read, a book about multiculturalism in children’s literature. She is also the author of two novels: The Way We Make Sense, a Finalist for the Native American First Book Award, and The Marriage of Saints, a volume in University of Oklahoma’s American Indian Studies Series and a Finalist for the New Mexico Book Award. This Mvskoke/Echota Shellshaker, Women’s Traditional Southern Cloth powwow dancer, Jingle Dress Dancer, Indigenous Theologian, Filmmaker and Journalist is a graduate of Harvard University, who holds an MFA in Creative Writing from The Ohio State University and a Ph.D. conducted at University of Kentucky/Trinity Seminary. Her home is the Qualla Boundary Reservation in Cherokee, NC.

Episode 306

Elizabeth Rentz was born to be an entrepreneur. She founded couture dress-design business and a recruiting firm. She understands what it is to grow a business, and relates to being an executive and a professional woman. After 10 years of owning her executive recruiting firm, Elizabeth knew there was a better way to help people reach their highest potential and founded BreakThrough Your Way™, a company that is focused on personal and professional development. Clients have found that with her BreakThrough Your Way™ transformation process they have become “unstuck” and back on the fulfilling path to experiencing a life at their full potential. Elizabeth is a dynamic speaker who deeply engages the audience with her powerful message. Her fresh perspective on the blending of how our brains work and how to impact our behavior leads the audience to take action in their lives.

Elizabeth has bachelor’s degree in communication from Texas A&M University, master certification in neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) – yes, she did walk on hot coals – and certification in Integrative Wellness and Life Coaching. She is the author of an upcoming book, REINVENT Rediscover Your Passion, Refuel Your Purpose, Reset Your Life.

Episode 305

Rebecca Barnes-Hogg makes it easy for small businesses and entrepreneurs to hire the talented people they need to grow their business.  She founded YOLO Insights® to help small businesses recruit and hire in a way that gives them confidence in their hiring decisions. Her passion is connecting small businesses with the people they need to build thriving and successful companies.

Episode 304

Ryan Biddulph is an author, blogger, freelance writer and internet lifestyle junkie. Ryan helps individuals retire to a life of island hopping through smart blogging.

Kelli Cooper is a writer and coach taking advantage of her mobile sources of income to indulge in her passion for travel. “If I can get an internet connection, it’s all good, and since May 2011, my husband Ryan and I have been citizens of the world.”

Episode 303

Shahara Wright is an experienced and highly sought after business law attorney and business strategist. She is an international speakers and the author of the 2017 Independent Book of the Year, From Entrepreneur to CEO. Shahara is the host of the CEO Collaboration Circle to provide expertise to small business owners who want to implement strategy to build capacity.

Episode 302

Gloria Rand is an award-winning SEO blogger, certified high performance speaker and the owner of Web to Wealth Marketing. As an internationally known leading expert in internet marketing, Gloria develops innovative programs and masterminds that enable small business owners and entrepreneurs to create an online presence that dramatically improves their leads and sales. She is a Contributing Author to the #1 best-selling book, Connect: 100 + Mind-Blowing Strategies to Use Social Media and Drive Business Growth and she has a successful Facebook group called Ignite: Circle for Solopreneurs

Episode 301

New York-born with Danish heritage, Joe Betesh is inspired by Copenhagen design and driven by Manhattan hustle. He is the founder and creative business director of Betesh Media, a boutique New York branding agency. He gives talks, teaches classes, hosts meet-ups, invests in startups, eats too much sushi, and does CrossFit.

Episode 300!

Bruce Wawrzyniak is the founder and president of Tampa-based Now Hear This, which was built on a foundation of management, promotion, and booking in the entertainment industry, but has grown to provide communications services (PR, media relations, marketing, the Web, social media) to clients that also include authors, small businesses, and even an Olympic athlete. Bruce is also the creator and host of “Now Hear This Entertainment,” a weekly podcast that has gotten listeners from 128 countries around the world featuring interviews with guests who are having success in the entertainment industry. The podcast has also spawned a three-volume eBook series entitled, “Bruce’s Bonus Book.” He has been a speaker and workshop leader at events ranging from a content marketing summit in Tampa to a songwriters festival in Alabama and even a workshop in Nashville held at the ASCAP headquarters. Bruce has a long career in sports and entertainment PR.

Click here to buy one of Bruce’s books.

Episode 299

For over 40 years, David McNally has inspired millions of people from the stage, on film and in his best-selling books. A member of the Speakers’ Hall of Fame he is described by a leading speakers’ bureau as one of the world’s Top 50 business speakers. David’s domestic and international consulting work provides convincing evidence that powerful transformations occur when leaders, teams and individuals are aligned and committed to a compelling purpose.

David’s best-selling books include: Even Eagles Need a Push–Learning to Soar in a Changing World, The Eagle’s Secret–Success Strategies for Thriving at Work and in Life, and Be Your OWN Brand, which is used by many business schools in their graduate degree programs. An award-winning producer, David has developed two highly praised, inspirational films, THE POWER OF PURPOSE and IF I WERE BRAVE.

Click here to purchase David’s newest book, Mark of an Eagle – How Your Life Changes the World.

Episode 298

Rocky Romanella is the Founder and CEO of 3SIXTY Management Services, LLC, a management consulting firm specializing in Executive Speaking, Leadership Development, and Consulting Services. Rocky is an experienced leader who led one of the largest rebranding initiatives in franchising history – The UPS Store, revolutionizing the $9 billion retail shipping and business services market. Through his executive roles and leadership advisory services, Rocky delivers results by developing and implementing his Balanced Leadership Model across enterprise operations, including a laser focus on customer needs, employee empowerment, and the demands of shareholders and stakeholders.

Click here to purchase Tighten the Lug Nuts: The Principles of Balanced Leadership.

Episode 297

Frances Reimers is the Founder of Firestater, a personal brand consultancy located in Alexandria, VA. Firestarter helps athletes, celebrities, and professional service providers to develop, manage, enhance, and protect a key professional asset: their personal brands. Frances is also the host of “Let’s Talk Personal,” a weekly radio show on WLVS that focuses on personal branding and living in an online world.

Frances is a popular speaker for organizations across the country, including Virginia Tech’s Department of Communications where she guest lectures each semester. Frances currently serves on the Board of Directors for The Child & Family Network Center. She is also on the Advisory Boards for the Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind and the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH). Frances was recently featured last year in an advertorial in the Washington Business Journal, has contributed to an article in the March 2014 edition of O Magazine, and was featured on CNN’s Live with Piers Morgan. Frances is a 2016 recipient of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce’s 40 Under 40 award.

Episode 296

Chris Strub is a forward-thinking, authentic social storyteller, livestreaming course instructor and millennial keynote speaker with an optimistic, ‘why not?’ approach. As the first person to live-stream and Snapchat in all 50 U.S. states, and the creator of the new ‘Livestreaming for Nonprofits’ online course, Chris is passionate about helping people establish and sharpen their digital storytelling skills. As the author of 50 States, 100 Days: The Book, Chris has been featured by FOX 5 New York, ABC 6 Philadelphia, Newsday, The Lansing Journal and dozens of other news outlets. His resume includes stints with Humana, live-streaming app Live.me and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, and he’s worked individually with more than 100 nonprofits in all 50 states.

Click here to purchase 50 States, 100 Days: The Book.

Episode 295

Ryan Biddulph is a blogger, author and world traveler who’s been featured on Richard Branson’s Virgin Blog, Forbes, Fox News, Entrepreneur, Positively Positive, Life Hack, John Chow Dot Com and Neil Patel Dot Com. He has written and self-published 126 bite-sized eBooks on Amazon. Ryan can help you retire to a life of island hopping through smart blogging at Blogging From Paradise.

Click here to purchase Ryan’s ebooks.

Episode 294

Eric Twiggs is an expert in overcoming procrastination and the author of The Discipline Of Now: 12 Practical Principles To Overcome Procrastination. He has conducted over 28,000 coaching sessions with entrepreneurs, lead organizations of 500 or more people in corporate America, and shared his message with corporations, associations, and congregations across the country. Eric is “Your Procrastination Prevention Partner,” and his message will inspire you to maximize your time, minimize your stress and to break the procrastination habit, so that you accomplish your goals and achieve fulfillment.

Click here to purchase The Discipline Of Now: 12 Practical Principles To Overcome Procrastination.

Episode 293

Wade Fransson is the founder of Something Or Other Publishing, a groundbreaking Publishing Company that has re-envisioned the relationship between Author and Publisher in the Age of the Internet and Social Media. He holds an M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management, and has focused on the integration of technology into business strategy and operations, including his experience performing strategic planning for Countrywide’s Administration and Real Estate Division. Wade previously worked for the Worldwide Church of God, using German, French, Swedish, and Russian language skills to develop global education programs across Europe and behind the Iron Curtain. Wade lives in Madison, Wisconsin, with his wife and two children, who attend the Madison Community Montessori School, where Wade is a board member.

Episode 292

Success Coach, Line Brunet is the co-creator/co-host of Grit & Grace TV and Director of Business Development for Mile HI Radio. Through her years of experience as a podcaster, network & station owner, she consults with podcasters and radio hosts on personalized creation, launch and strategy to effectively expand and broadcast their message. Line loves connecting people to what they need, believes that change can happen quickly when you find both your inner and outer voice and is committed to getting people into action to create a lifestyle that supports their work without giving up who they are or what they value.

Episode 291

What started as a hobby a few years ago, helping friends with their Social Media platforms, has turned into a successful business for Michelle Hoglan. Michelle’s expertise in working with the client and bringing out their creative side provides a collaborative experience that generates more exposure for the client online through their Social Media, Business Listings and Review Collections for their business. She guides our clients through the process of creating successful business listings and collecting reviews through our system to make sure that our clients are receiving the most up to date and accurate feedback and reviews from their clients, Reputation Management is crucial in today’s online world. Michelle enjoys that one on one experience with the client in reaching their goal of being successful and bringing in more business. Her background in office management, marketing and sales has helped establish our company and its success. A graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington with a degree in Sociology, she has the experience and passion to work with our clients and guide them through the creative process!

Episode 290

Tamara Kleinberg is the founder of LaunchStreet, the online innovation program and community and creator of the proprietary Innovation Quotient Edge, only assessment able to help you discover your unique Innovator Archetype so you can innovate on demand. She is a sought after keynote speaker, Crossfit addict and knee high sock lover.

Episode 289

Coach Nick has been an entrepreneur for over a decade. As an Author, Trainer & Co-Founder & of the Freedompreneurs Club, Nick has helped thousands of small business owners become Freedompreneurs. As an International Lifestyle Coach, Nick has become a value asset to businesses and their owners around the world. Nick’s personality gives him a unique ability to motivate, inspire and help implement successful strategies that generate leads, convert more clients and increase profits while maintaining the integrity of his spiritual life. Nick has been mentored and worked with some of the top coaches in the world and brings practical ideas and systems to any business he is involved with. As a Coach, Nick fuses spiritual development, business development and accountability into every aspect of his business which allows for higher impact and higher income.

Episode 288

Dr. Susan Edelman is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at Stanford University in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and board-certified psychiatrist in private practice specializing in women’s issues. Practical and provocative, Dr. Susan delivers talks that challenge and empower, often making you question everything you thought you knew. She shows women and men what stands in the way of getting what they want, and teaches powerful take-away strategies that enable them to achieve powerful shifts and lasting results. Dr. Susan shows women how to reclaim their power by learning what works best for them—instead of what they’re programmed to believe is “normal” by today’s culture. Called “the dating bible” by Bestsellersworld.com, Dr. Susan’s book, Be Your Own Brand of Sexy has won 14 awards, including the Grand Prize of the Beverly Hills International Book Awards.

Click here to purchase Be Your Own Brand of Sexy.

Episode 287

David J.P. Fisher (D. Fish) is a speaker, coach, and best-selling author. Building on 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and sales professional, he combines nuanced strategy and real-world tactics to help professionals become more effective, efficient, and happy. He helps professionals understand the new landscape of Hyper-Connected Selling, where social media, networking, and old-school sales and communication skills are the key to building personal influence and creating human connections. He lives in Evanston, IL – next to a huge cemetery which helps him appreciate the value of every day.

Click here to purchase Hyper-Connected Selling: Winning More Business by Leveraging Digital Influence and Creating Human Connection.

Episode 286

Jessica Rhodes is the founder and CEO of InterviewConnections.com, the premier Guest Booking agency for podcasters and guest experts, and she is the acclaimed author of Interview Connections: How to #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic!

Click here to purchase #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic.

Episode 285

Ironclad Brand Strategy principal Lindsay Pedersen is a brand strategy consultant with a scientific, growth-oriented approach to brand building. She has advised companies from burgeoning startups to national corporations, including Zulily, Starbucks, T-Mobile, Coinstar and IMDb. Her background as a P&L owner at Clorox fostered in Lindsay a deep appreciation for the executive’s charge: increasing the company’s value. There, she led mature, billion-dollar businesses and newly-launched categories, from Clorox Bleach to Armor All to Brita. In each case, she was solely responsible for increasing the business’s value.

Thanks to this executive perspective, Lindsay demands that brands be hard-working, disciplined and rigorous in growing a business. Her brand strategies are tested in the crucible of her proprietary Ironclad Method. Lindsay arms leaders with a powerful, ironclad brand strategy, so they can grow their business with intention, clarity and focus.

Episode 284

Linda Oviatt is a Certified Aromatherapist, holistic health coaching and natural health educator on the therapeutic properties of essential oils and their applications. She offers Raindrop therapy combining the benefits of special massage techniques and therapeutic essential oils. Linda has been a very active member of the Cobb Chamber as well as several metro-Atlanta associations. She was named ‘West Cobb Citizen of the Year’ by the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce in 2010 and received the Jack C. Vaughn Human Services award in 2014. She founded and was the Executive Director of a homeless ministry whose 10-year mission was helping the homeless and indigent with shoes and clothing. She resigned to pursue a new career helping others achieve wellness through Raindrop Therapy and essential oils after experiencing a turn in her own health. Linda combines an award-winning sales career, love of people and a passion for living naturally to make a change in this world one drop at a time.

Episode 283

Kathy Grosskurth is the Owner of Bookkeeping Clean and Simple – Your One-Stop Resource for Bookkeeping, Internal Controls, Financial Review, Training, and Projects. In her spare time, she assists Job Seekers determine their God-given direction for life and work! Kathy lives in Austell, Georgia and enjoys traveling, volunteering, and spending time with her extended family.

Episode 282

Donna DeNomme has assisted clients for 30 years with healing, life enrichment, and personal development. With an eclectic use of both traditional and alternative modalities, some of which she developed, Donna provides a four-faceted empowerment program focusing on curious Self-Discovery, deep and lasting Transformation, recognizing life as your Sacred Path, and expressing your true nature as your own uniquely precious Soul Creativity.

Donna is the award-winning, internationally-published author of Turtle Wisdom: Coming Home to Yourself, Turtle Wisdom Personal Illumination Cards, Turtle Wisdom Playbook: A Motivational Coloring Adventure, Ophelia’s Oracle (for girls), and 8 Keys to Wholeness: Tools for Hope-Filled Healing.

Click here to purchase Donna’s books.

Episode 281

Give Your Business a Shot of HAHAdrenaline: Startegies for Selling with Humor You Wish You Knew Before.

With his experience owning his own businesses, being a Certified Laughter Therapist, being a licensed coach and trainer with Team USA Basketball, and performing live in front of thousands as a comedian and speaker, former television and radio host William Hale has been delivering his messages of business growth, customer engagement, sales strategy, brand loyalty, and workforce cohesion through the implementation of humor for over 15 years.

Episode 280

Jill Brennan is a marketing consultant for small businesses that think differently. She is a mentor and the founder of Harbren Marketing and has been in the small business trenches for around 20 years. During that time she has worked in, with and for small companies. She has generated thousands of leads and sales for businesses in very competitive niches. Her book, Get Smarter Marketing: The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Building a Savvy Business, will be published in the USA on 3rd October 2017.

Episode 279

Blind since birth, Michael Babcock was an assistive technology instructor in Alaska until the sudden expected passing of his mom. He enjoys the transformation his ideas and knowledge can give people. Fast talking and filled with information, Michael wowed us with the knowledge he’s acquired.

Episode 278

Dr. Gleb Tsipursky helps leaders and organizations avoid disaster through science-based strategies for effective decision-making and emotional and social intelligence. He is a well-known scholar, entrepreneur, author, speaker, consultant, coach, and activist in these areas. Gleb researches effective decision-making, goal achievement, emotional and social intelligence, meaning and purpose, mental health and emotional well-being, and altruism as a professor at Ohio State University in the Decision Sciences Collaborative and the History Department. He runs a nonprofit that popularizes pragmatic applications of these academic topics to politics, business, nonprofits, and other areas of daily life, Intentional Insights. He regularly publishes pieces on these topics in prominent venues such as Time, Psychology Today, The Conversation, Salon, Lead Change Group, Alternet, Truthout, Lifehack, Elite Daily, The Plain Dealer, The Dallas Morning News, Skeptical Inquirer, Patheos, Inside Higher Ed, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Huffington Post and elsewhere.

Episode 277

If Hogwarts were real, Dan Boles would definitely belong in Hufflepuff. Tenacious, trustworthy, loyal, hard-working, and protective. Ever curious, and always exploring, Dan’s fascination with technology began at an early age. Growing up in the home of an Air Force Telecom Command Unit veteran turned Telecom Industry Pioneer had its advantages.

Dan has been building websites since high school, then studied web design methodologies at Kennesaw State University while earning his BBA Degree in Marketing in 2003. Presently, Dan is focused on MarketPros’ Business Development and Operations with the primary mission of attracting top talent to add to our core team. In addition, Dan is streamlining our processes to help increase MarketPros’ ability to deliver exceptional results for our clients.

Episode 276

Matt Ruedlinger, owner of Triple R Marketing, is a Marketing expert and entrepreneur skilled in creating remarkable customer experiences (Think buying an entire caramel shop when it was going out of business to keep his clients happy…yep). But he didn’t settle with creating his own Marketing business.  Matt also developed an app called Fanvious that allows food and merchandise to be delivered to your seat while at a sporting event or concert. He has over 20 years’ experience in Marketing and Sales, Matt has helped small local businesses and brand-name Fortune 500 companies alike become leaders in their industry. He has worked alongside world-renowned author and sales expert Jeffrey Gitomer, and has helped businesses promote their products at high-profile events such as the Sport Emmy Awards.

Episode 275

Tamara Kleinberg is the founder of LaunchStreet, the online innovation program and community and creator of the proprietary Innovation Quotient Edge, only assessment able to help you discover your unique Innovator Archetype so you can innovate on demand. She is a sought after keynote speaker, Crossfit addict and knee high sock lover.

Episode 274

As founder of Life Made to Order, Kelli Cooper is a coach who specializes in the law of attraction. She focuses on clearing up misconceptions about the teaching, and bridging the gap between the theory and reality of manifesting. She has applied these principles with great success in her own life, namely building a successful coaching business she runs while traveling the world with her husband.

Episode 273

Gerald J. Leonard is currently the President & CEO of Principles of Execution (PofE), a Strategic Project Portfolio Management and Culture Change consulting practice based in the Metro Washington, DC area. He attended Central State University in Ohio where he received his Bachelor in Music degree, and later earned a Masters in Music for classical bass from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. After graduation Gerald moved to New York City where he worked as a professional bassist and studied with the late David Walters, distinguished professor of double bass at both the Juilliard and Manhattan schools of music.

During the last 20+ years he has worked as an IT Project Management consultant and earned his PfMP, PMP, MCSE, MCTS, CQIA, COBIT Foundation, and ITIL foundation certifications. He has also acquired certifications in Project Management and Business Intelligence from the University of California, Berkeley, Theory of Constraints Portfolio Management Technical Expert from the Goldratt Institute, Hoshin Kanri with Karen Roberts, as well as an Executive Leadership Certification from Cornell University.

Click here to purchase Culture Is The Bass: 7 Principles for Developing A Culture That Works.

Episode 272

J. Wittmus is a personality consultant/coach and a life coach. She does DISC Personality Assessments and use those to help people better understand themselves and others. She is also the founder of High Altitude Attitude.

Episode 271

Ken is the founder of Bator Training & Consulting, Inc. He has more than 15 years of experience in helping organizations create environments where employees actually want to come to work and customers want to keep coming back! As a facilitator for training and strategic planning sessions and an expert in brand concept, culture building and management, Ken has helped hundreds of organizations since 2001. In addition to his career of working with managers and entrepreneurs, he has also served as an executive of three different institutions throughout the United States and has assisted many small- to medium-sized businesses to reach new levels of effectiveness. Born and raised in Chicago, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from DePaul University as well as a Certificate in Integrated Marketing from the University of Chicago.

Click here to purchase The Formula for Business Success = B + C + S.

Episode 270

Jessica Rhodes is the founder and CEO of InterviewConnections.com, the premier Guest Booking agency for podcasters and guest experts, and she is the acclaimed author of Interview Connections: How to #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic!

Click here to purchase #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic.

Episode 269

David Barnett is a 1998 graduate of the Williams School of Business and Economics at Bishop’s University, and a graduate of UNBSJ’s Electronic Commerce Management Program. Barnett is a deal making and small business financing expert. Working with entrepreneurs to build their companies and/or acquire other firms naturally led to the field of business brokerage. Barnett has arranged such financing for over 100 small and medium sized companies. In 2009, Barnett obtained his internationally-recognized professional designation in business brokerage. In 2009, Barnett was awarded the CMEA designation (Certified Machinery/ Equipment Appraiser) by the NEBB Institute. Barnett helped intermediate 35 business buy/sell transactions. In addition to writing, Barnett offers full and half-day seminars on buying small businesses, preparing small businesses for sale, financing small businesses and making local investments.

Click here to purchase Invest Local: A guide to superior investment returns in your own community.

Episode 268

Max Ivey was born to a family of carnival owners in Texas. He started losing his vision at age four and was totally blind by college. Still he participated in the family business, achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, graduated from high school and college, and started his own amusement equipment brokering business when his family’s carnival went out of business. He was encouraged to share more about what it is to be an entrepreneur who happens to be blind. He has written two books and is an award-winning author. He loves helping people find their passion and succeed in chasing their own dreams.

Episode 267

Jim Palmer is a marketing and business building expert and in demand coach. He is the founder of the Dream Business Academy and Dream Business Coaching and Mastermind Program. Jim is the host of Dream Business Coach TV, the hit weekly Web TV show watched by thousands of entrepreneurs and small business owners and he is also the host Stick Like Glue Radio, a weekly podcast based on Jim’s unique brand of Smart Marketing and Business Building Strategies. Jim is best known internationally as ‘The Dream Business Coach’ and creator of No Hassle Newsletters, the ultimate ‘done-for-you’ newsletter marketing program used by hundreds of clients in nine countries.

Episode 266

Carter Harkins and Taylor Hill, hosts of the Blue Collar Proud Show podcast (formerly the Guys In Trucks show) and co-owners of Spark Marketer, have been in business together in some form or fashion for more than 25 years. Currently their focus is helping blue collar business owners improve their business in every way possible from helping them properly market their services online with Spark Marketer to connecting them with the best industry minds around through Blue Collar Proud.

Episode 265

Arriving in the United States from Colombia at the age of twelve and not speaking any English, Betty Uribe’s first job was cleaning houses to help support her family. Fast Forward to today, and Dr.Betty Uribe is a senior banking executive and entrepreneur. The Secret to her success? Values-based leadership.

Dr. Betty Uribe is an internationally renowned bilingual and bicultural speaker and author, who is recognized for her expertise in values-based leadership. She currently is the Executive Vice President of California Bank & Trust (CB&T)’s Greater Southern California Division and has P&L responsibility for Commercial, Business and Personal Banking, which also includes its distribution network. California Bank & Trust is a $12 billion organization and a division of Zions Bancorporation, which has over $55 billion in assets. Under Uribe’s leadership, CB&T has been named the “Best Bank in Orange County” by the Orange County Register for three consecutive years.

Click here to purchase #Values: The Secret ot Top Level Performance in Business and Life.

Episode 264

Tasha M. Scott is a Success Connector. She helps women to connect with their true path to success. Through her speaking, coaching and writing, she empowers women in business to unleash and connect with their purpose and identity. She owns two thriving businesses, Scott Realtime Reporting, LLC and Tasha M. Scott.com.

Through her coaching programs, live workshops, small groups, and WomenCONNECT(tm) movement activities, she regularly delivers life-changing messages, empowering others to live out their dreams and fulfill their purpose. What makes Tasha unique is that she draws audiences in with her powerful stories that are transparent and honest to the core. She shares the lessons she’s learned in business and life with humility and conviction.

Tasha is the author of two books, Don’t Limit Me and Maximize Your Existence. She also hosts a popular video blog containing useful instruction, guidance, and support for living the Unlimited Life. All her endeavors facilitate others in pursuing their own personal journey toward Maximizing their Existence!

Click here to purchase Don’t Limit Me: Giving Yourself Permission to Live the Life You’ve Always Dreamed.

Episode 263

Melissa Aguirre is a Nationally Registered Yoga Therapist, Certified Energy Medicine and MBSR Practitioner specializing in scientifically based holistic health practices and education. Her passion for serving those who serve has led to the creation of her mindfulness based yoga therapy programs that serve the military population along with multiple wellness workshops and classes in holistic healing to her national audience. Melissa is a wellness speaker and contributing author for yoga therapy case studies continuing to impact optimal patient care and sustainable lifestyle choice. Her school, MelMarie Yoga Academy trains and certifies students and teachers in Adaptive and Therapeutic Yoga techniques and her participation in holistic health summits define her as a true asset and advocate to sustainable wellness. In her free time, Melissa loves the little things; cozy evenings, her cats, journaling, her faith, movement, chai, sweaters with thumbholes, her daughter’s snuggles, spending time with husband who keeps her rooted and inspired.

Click here to purchase The Innate Design.

Episode 262

John Vespasian is the author of eight books about rational living, including “When Everything Fails, Try This” (2009), “Rationality Is the Way to Happiness” (2009), “The Philosophy of Builders: How to Build a Great Future with the Pieces from Your Past” (2010), “The 10 Principles of Rational Living” (2012), “Rational Living, Rational Working: How to Make Winning Moves When Things Are Falling Apart” (2013), “Consistency: The Key to Permanent Stress Relief” (2014), “On Becoming Unbreakable: How Normal People Become Extraordinarily Self-Confident” (2015), and “Thriving in difficult times: Twelve lessons from Ancient Greece to improve your life today” (2016).

Click here to purchase one of John’s books.

Episode 261

Megan Gebhart is a storyteller, speaker, and writer. Originally from Wyoming, Megan left home to attend Michigan State University, where she immersed herself in a community of daring entrepreneurs and began entrepreneurial ventures of her own, finding a love of writing in the process.

In 2010, inspired by an unexpected and life-changing cup of coffee, Megan created 52 Cups of Coffee, a website dedicated to the power of connection. Her goal was to challenge herself to spend her senior year of college having coffee with a stranger every week for a year. What began as a small project soon grew into a yearlong adventure filled with serendipity and stories that teach us that finding ourselves is a journey that can last a lifetime. Megan spoke to people from all swaths of life: entrepreneurs, teachers, a dairy farmer, 2nd grader, best-selling author, and even Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak.

Click here to purchase 52 Cups of Coffee: Inspiring and insightful stories for navigating life’s uncertainties.

Episode 260

Mary Honan is a passionate, fact-based marketer. As founder of For Marketing Matters LLC, Mary developed the perfect outsourced marketing model for savvy CEOs seeking an ongoing partner. As a marketing evangelist, Mary preaches the marketing gospel, addressing the common misunderstandings of marketing and its function. At her core, Mary is strategic and analytical, planning and executing to maximize ROI. A high energy leader and entrepreneur, Mary enters year ten running her business. She earned her MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and has two bachelor of science degrees in Finance and Marketing from Boston College, graduating summa cum laude.

Episode 259

A passion for an industry simply cannot be ignored, and that’s the way it was for Chris Zilles and social media. After years of studying and working in marketing, his interest continued to grow and resulted in him creating Social Media Headquarters (HQ). Originally a social-media consulting agency, colleagues and teachers encouraged Chris to shift his focus to developing a community of knowledge instead. Since then, he’s created what is now a publishing platform for the digitally minded.

Episode 258

Jennifer Dodson is the founder and chief creative officer at Adashmore Creative. In addition to serving on the board for AAF Baltimore, Jennifer was on the board of the animal rescue ARRF and regularly volunteers with student groups. Jennifer was honored by The Daily Record in 2014 as Top 20 in 20s and in 2016 as a Leading Woman. She earned bachelor degrees in mass communication and art from Towson University in 2009 and a masters in the Business of Art and Design from MICA in 2012. Since graduating she’s taken on adjunct teaching roles at both schools.

Episode 257

Sasha Laghonh brings over fifteen years of experience to the commercial and spiritual realm by working with private and commercial clients hosting diverse backgrounds and life endeavors. As a seasoned MBA professional she also specializes in Organizational & Human Behavior which grants her a broad base from which to approach many topics. These tools drive her corporate career by executing diverse business strategies in complex and evolving environments. As a Life Strategies & Business Coach she works with clients ready to transform their lives by offering customized sessions relevant to their needs.

Episode 256

Michael Ross has one mission: to help people live fulfilled and impactful lives. Michael’s journey started on a jail cell floor, where he was hopeless, angry, and afraid. From there he met a mentor who believed in him and started him on a journey of self-discovery and personal growth. On his journey he has earned two Master’s Degrees, a coaching certification, and numerous speaking awards. He has authored 3 books, over 100 podcasts, and spoken to nearly 1,000 audiences. Michael wants to help leaders lead better and to help people see the masterpiece they are.

Episode 255

Jordan Goodman has spent the past 40 years focused on one mission: to help Americans do better with their money.  In a career spanning newspapers, magazines, books, radio, television, live events, teleseminars, and the Internet (www.moneyanswers.com), he has helped millions of people to solve their financial problems and realize their financial dreams.

Jordan has written 14 highly acclaimed books on personal finance. The Barron’s Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms (1984), which Jordan co-authored with John Downes, has been translated into Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese, and Chinese, and has sold over 3 million copies worldwide.  Now in its ninth edition, it is considered a classic in its field and a staple on the syllabi of college personal-finance and business courses, MBA classes, and securities training seminars.

Episode 254

Peter Mehit is a veteran of both the Fortune 500 and tech startups. He worked worldwide as a business process troubleshooter and outsourcing deal leader for Computer Sciences Corporation. He has also participated in SaaS and consumer product start-ups and has started four of his own companies. Since 2004, he has been the owner of Custom Business Planning and Solutions.

Click here to purchase Killer Business Plan – Why You Need It, How To Write It.

Episode 253

Tracee Sioux is the owner of Sioux Ink, a Spiritual Business Development company which provides spiritual business and life coaching, complete marketing and branding platforms and Soul-Purpose Publishing. She is the author of The Year of YES! What if you said YES! to everything your Soul told you to do for one year?, Soul vs. Ego Smackdown: How to say YES! to your Soul and tell your Ego to Suck It!, and most recently The Girl Revolution Manifesto.

Click here to purchase one of Tracee’s books.

Episode 252

Adam Hudson is a serial entrepreneur who has built several multi-million dollar companies in both Australia and the United States.
He is considered an Amazon thought-leader and has been featured in; Sky Business News, the Brian Tracy show, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, WebRetailer.com, Inc.com, and Newsweek. Adam currently owns an Amazon marketing service firm, a homewares brand (that sells its products exclusively through Amazon into more than 30 countries) & Reliable Education, an online education company which teaches students across the globe how to build profitable amazon businesses which generate reliable income streams.

Episode 251

Mark W. Schaefer is a globally-recognized author, speaker, podcaster, and business consultant who blogs at {grow} — one of the top five marketing blogs of the world. He teaches graduate marketing classes at Rutgers University and has written five best-selling books including The Tao of Twitter (the best-selling book on Twitter in the world) and The Content Code, named by INC magazine as one of the Top five marketing books of the year. Mark also wrote the classic first book on influence marketing, Return On Influence. His many global clients include Pfizer, Cisco, Dell, Adidas, and the US Air Force. He has been a keynote speaker at prestigious events all over the world including SXSW, Marketing Summit Tokyo, and the Institute for International and European Affairs. He has appeared as a guest on media channels such as CNN, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and CBS News.

Click here to purchase KNOWN: The handbook for building and unleashing your personal brand in the digital age.

Episode 250

John Lagoudakis is one of Australia’s leading Internet marketers. It all started back in 2007, when John stumbled across affiliate marketing and within two years was able to go from $0 online, to being one of Clickbank’s top 100 affiliates worldwide. He’s been featured in the New York Times bestseller ‘Get Rich Click’, has authored several books, and has a long-running Internet marketing podcast. Today, John helps businesses to get more exposure online, more leads, and to make more sales.

Episode 249

Peter Vekselman has been involved in Real Estate as an investor, contractor, developer, and lender for more than a decade. He has bought and sold more than 3000 properties, and his construction company has handled 100+ projects. As a private lender, he has managed a portfolio of over $10 million. He holds a degree in Finance from Miami University, and is based in Atlanta with a vast business network across the USA. Recognized as national leader and expert in residential real estate investment, Peter has been quoted in numerous articles and magazines on the real estate industry. He is a sought after speaker and has spoken to dozens of groups and organizations. Peter’s companies seek out opportunities for both real estate buyers and sellers. His Vekselman Coaching division helps real estate professionals learn how to increase their profits by adding real estate investment to their business offerings.

Episode 248

Adam Dudley is a certified strategic planner and highly successful coach and consultant to business owners and entrepreneurs. Adam has over 14 years of strategic and executive-level experience building and managing small, startup, and early-stage businesses and nonprofits in the health and wellness, hospitality, and technology – including SaaS – industries. He’s raised $715,000 in startup seed funding from individual investors and is instrumental in the delivery of key results in multiple projects.

Click here to purchase Clarity for Solos: Secrets and Strategies for More Focus, Momentum, and Meaning in Your One Person Small Business.

Episode 247

After 15 years in I.T., Milo Shapiro took his ten-year passion for improvisation into business: using improvisation for teambuilding and to improve communication skills. He has brought this work to groups like Southwest Airlines, the U.S. Navy, and Qualcomm. More at MiloShapiro.com. As an interactive motivational speaker (at Minolta, Pfizer, Wellpoint/BlueCross, and many more), Milo honed his knowledge of platform skills leading participants in play. He shares his knowledge with others through classes, coaching, speeches, and two books about presentation skills. Though his company IMPROVentures and its public speaking division called Public Dynamics, he helps individuals organize and optimize their material, become more vibrant addressing groups, and make their storytelling more powerful.

Click here to purchase Public Speaking: Get A’s, Not Zzzzzz’s!: A Fun and Helpful Guide to Being Prepared, Polished, and Powerful.

Episode 246

Constantine Kapothanasis is an entrepreneur who owns brick and mortar businesses that he acquired for little to no money. He has a an MBA, a Masters of Science in Finance and a BA in Economics.

Click here to purchase The Zero Down Business: How to Buy an Existing Business with Little or No Money.

Episode 245

Jason Criddle is a bit of a genius with over 20 books to his name, and another 50 awaiting publishing. He has personally worked with over 150 startups, dozens of the largest of Fortune’s companies, and many tech schools across the U.S. As a millennial investor with a passion for helping entrepreneurs succeed, Jason also focuses on the metaphysical and spiritual aspects of what it takes to drive greatness within one self. On top of the many companies he owns, he also runs a tech incubator in Dallas called The Smartr Foundry.

Episode 244

Sharon Bolt is a publicity expert and founder of Get Free Publicity Today, She has been a business owner and entrepreneur for over 16 years. Her businesses have included Complementary Therapies and Dog Training and during the last ten years she’s received over £1.5 million ($2 million) in free publicity and free advertising. Sharon has contributed to more than 40 different local and national newspapers, magazines, television and radio shows and is the co-author of 2 highly acclaimed books called ‘Successful Women in Business’ and ‘Every Entrepreneurs Guide: Running Your Own Business.’

Episode 243

Victor Clarke began a 30+ year career in sales and marketing with Xerox Corporation following his graduation from the College of William & Mary in Virginia. He has sold copiers, word processing systems, computers, print, mail and graphic design. In addition, he advanced from a streetwise sales person to the Director of Federal, State, Local and Education Sales, to the owner of his own company. He has been the owner of Clarke, Inc. for 20+ years evolving it from a dedicated print shop to an inbound and outbound marketing firm. Victor is a regular columnist for “Lynchburg Business Magazine,” a contributing author to “Insiders Know How: Running Your Own Business” and a faculty member of Cash Flow Engineering.

Episode 242

Laura Pennington is a former inner city teacher who left that career to pursue freelance writing full-time. Since 2012, she’s been writing, managing projects, and helping build digital teams for businesses all over the country, including TrueCar and Microsoft.

Episode 241

Naresh Vissa is Founder and CEO of Krish Media & Marketing – a full service online and digital media and marketing business consultancy, agency and solutions provider, utilizing strategies to streamline sales and branding processes. He has worked with leading publishers, media firms and institutions such as CNN Radio, JP Morgan Chase, EverBank, The Institute for Energy Research, Houston Rockets, Houston Astros, the American Junior Golf Association, Agora Publishing, and Stansberry Research.

Click here to purchase Fifty Shades of Marketing: Whip Your Business Into Shape & Dominate Your Competition.

Episode 240

Andrew is the Director of the Master of Arts in Mass Communication Program with a specialization in Social Media at the University of Florida in the College of Journalism and Communications, and Director of the Master of Arts in Mass Communication with a specialization in Web Design and Online Communication. He also teaches courses in the Department of Telecommunication at the University of Florida. He holds a B.A. from the University of Virginia in American History, a M.A. from George Mason University in Communications, and a Ph.D. from the University of Florida in Mass Communications.  His research interests include political communication, and online and social media including video games, music, television, and websites.

Episode 239

Shaan Yusuf is a Canadian engineer and entrepreneur. He’s served as an engineer consultant in the aerospace industry for 10 years but his true passion is for eCommerce and entrepreneurship. Since 2007 he has helped clients, launch, develop and scale their online businesses. He’s worked in a variety of roles from web developer to digital marketing consultant. In 2015 he authored the eCommerceMVP ebook which teaches people how to start a minimum viable business. Today he runs several eCommerce sites and provides consulting services to clients all over the world.

Click here to purchase eCommerce MVP: A step-by-step guide for building a minimum viable online business.

Episode 238

Anthony Drago is irrevocably committed to guiding today’s youth to achieve personal and professional leadership skills, an anti-bullying culture and becoming the best athlete the can possibly be so they can be role models for future generations. Anthony has over 20 years of physical training and personal development experience. He has worked with some amazing people and players with similar concerns and worries and guided them to achieve remarkable success. His mission and commitment is to mentor, train and develop today’s youth using the vehicle of basketball to build their mind, body and skills while preparing them to become leaders and to take what they learn on the court and apply it to their lives off the court.

Click here to purchase Go Prove Something!: A Basketball Player’s Guide to Legally Using PEDs.

Episode 237

Cody Jensen began his career with the corporate giant, Google Inc. He has been in Search Engine Marketing ever since, and he has a specific acumen for SEO and paid advertising. Cody now leads Searchbloom in providing world-class digital marketing to businesses who need more customers.

Episode 236

D. Anthony Miles, Ph.D. is an entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Miles Development Industries Corporation, a consulting practice and venture capital acquisition firm. An award-winning professor and researcher, D. Anthony Miles also serves as a legal expert witness who provides expert testimony for local, state and federal court cases. Dr. Miles is a radio talk show host and executive producer of “Game On Business Talk Radio Show.”

Click here to purchase Risk Factors and Business Models: Understanding the Five Forces of Entrepreneurial Risk.

Episode 235

Mitch Russo co-founded Timeslips Corp, which grew to become the largest time tracking Software Company in the world before it was sold to Sage PLC in 1998. Then Mitch went on to join long-time friend Chet Holmes as President, later to join forces with Tony Robbins and together created Business Breakthroughs, International with nearly 300 staff and about $25M in sales. Now Mitch is building certification & licensing programs which companies use to generate insane profits while expanding their sales.

Click here to purchase The Invisible Organization: How Ingenious CEOs are Creating Thriving, Virtual Companies.

Episode 234

John Kolm is CEO of an international workplace training firm, an innovator of 21st century team retreats, a best-selling author, and a former intelligence officer. Since 1996, his combined expertise in team dynamics, psychology, math and intelligence has led his company, Team Results, to become the leader in team productivity programs on four continents. Kolm developed an original approach to increase and sustain team productivity, and an innovative tool to measure the results for up to a 60% increase in productivity.

Kolm worked in the Australian intelligence community from 1983 till 1993, running missions in the field and specializing in work with U.S. agencies. He left the federal public service at SES level in 1995 as operations director of Australia’s FDA. In 1996 he founded Team Results with ex-fighter pilot Peter Ring, originally so that they could both advance their knowledge about what worked and what did not work with people and teams. Under Kolm’s direction, Team Results has rapidly grown. Kolm is best known for achieving remarkable productivity results with work teams, and believes that happiness at work is not only possible, but essential. His always original, sometimes unusual and amazingly successful programs are well known in the top ranks of business and government across the U.S. and around the globe.

Click here to purchase Crocodile Charlie and the Holy Grail.

Episode 233

Craig W. Smalley, MST, EA has been in practice for almost 23 years. He has been admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service as an Enrolled Agent, and has a Masters in Taxation. He is well versed in US Tax Law, and U.S. Tax Court Cases. He specializes in taxation, entity structuring and restructuring, corporations, partnerships and individual taxation, as well as representation before the IRS regarding negotiations, audits and appeals. In his many years of practice, he has been exposed to a variety of businesses and has an excellent knowledge of most industries. He is the CEO and Co-founder of CWSEAPA®, PLLC, and Tax Crisis Center®, LLC; both business have locations in Florida, Delaware, and Nevada. Craig is the current Google Small Business Accounting Advisor for the Google Small Business Community. He is a contributor to AccountingWEB and Accounting Today, and has had twelve books published on various topics in taxation. His articles have also been featured in the Chicago Tribune, New York Times, Yahoo Finance, Nasdaq, and several other newspapers, periodicals, and magazines. He has been interviewed and been a featured guest on many radio shows and podcasts. Finally, he is the Co-host of Tax Avoidance is Legal, which is a nationally broadcast weekly internet radio show.

Episode 232

Kathy Brunner is a certified career coach and “Encore-preneur” specialist, Kathy’s business, Last Brand Standing, is dedicated to assisting those looking to make their jump from day job to dream job a complete success.Kathy has several coaching programs including the B.Y.O.B. (Be Your Own Bo$$) Program and the ENCOREPRENEUR BUSINESS START UP Program. She works with many people who have been in successful careers but are looking for an encore career, doing what they truly love. After growing not one but two successful businesses above the 6 figure mark, she often works with people who own a stagnant business to help them grow their revenue stream. Kathy frequently speaks to groups about developing a PLAN B for their life, because she believes everyone has a little bit of the “Entrepreneur” bug in them.

Click here to purchase Finding Your Fire: Getting Fired Up, Not Burned Out!

Episode 231

Sheri Fink is an inspirational speaker, a #1 best-selling author, an award-winning entrepreneur, and the creator of “The Whimsical World of Sheri Fink” brand. Sheri writes books that inspire and delight kids of all ages while planting seeds of self-esteem. All five of her children’s books have become #1 best-sellers, including The Little Rose which was a #1 Amazon Best-seller for over 60 weeks.

CBS Los Angeles selected her as one of the top three authors in the local area, a distinction she shares with Dean Koontz. Sheri’s brand is the recipient of the prestigious Mom’s Choice Award for the best in family friendly entertainment. She was recently named an inspirational beauty by supermodel Cindy Crawford’s “Beauties Give Back” campaign.

Click here to purchase Sheri’s books.

Episode 230

David J.P. Fisher (D. Fish) is a speaker, coach, and best-selling author of Networking in the 21st Century: Why Your Network Sucks and What to Do About It. Building on 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and sales professional, he combines nuanced strategy and real-world tactics to help professionals become more effective, efficient, and happy. He helps professionals understand the new landscape of Hyper-Connected Selling, where social media, networking, and old-school sales and communication skills are the key to building personal influence and creating human connections. He lives in Evanston, IL – next to a huge cemetery which helps him appreciate the value of every day.

Click here to purchase Networking in the 21st Century: Why Your Network Sucks and What to do About It.

Episode 229

Matt Brennan is a Chicago-based marketing writer who has helped businesses tell stories that sell since 2009. He specializes in blogging, website content, press releases, and other forms of marketing content. He’s helped publicly traded companies, school districts, and small to medium sized businesses with their content marketing goals. His marketing writing has also appeared on high profile industry websites such as ProBlogger, Business2Community, and Addicted2Success. Matt is a former award winning journalist. His stories have been published in Boys’ Life, the Chicago Sun-Times, and several local magazines and newspapers. He loves feature writing and storytelling, and transferring those skills to the business community.

Click here to purchase Write Right – Sell Now: How to Create Content that Will Grow Your Business.

Episode 228

Business Advisor, Speaker and Author Loren Weisman applies Brand Precision Marketing for start up and established businesses as well as individual clients and entrepreneurs. Loren is a managing partner and co-founder of Leveraging Smart Inc. He is also the author of three music industry books including Wiley and Sons, Music Business for Dummies and The Artists Guide to Success in the Music Business.

Episode 227

Christine MacNulty has forty years of experience as a consultant in long-term strategic planning for concepts as well as organizations, futures/foresight,technology forecasting, technology assessment, and related areas, as well as socio-cultural change. Early in her career she began to use workshops to gain leadership commitment to their strategic plans. For the last 20 years, most of her consulting work has been conducted for the Department of Defense. She has provided consulting services for various Fortune Global 500 companies in the United States, the UK, and Western and Eastern Europe for client applications, including marketing, advertising, personnel and human resources, education, and training. MacNulty has also contributed methods and models for understanding social and cultural change, and at the request of several of her clients, she is now offering coaching
in change and transformation, as well as strategic consultation. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce in 1988.

Click here to purchase Strategy with Passion: A Leader’s Guide to Exploiting the Future.

Episode 226

Clyde P Riddlesbrood, is the founder and owner of the Riddlesbrood Touring Theater Company. Clyde grew up in the entertainment industry working with my father at a Dinner Theater in South Jersey and started his own theater company in 2000. He has personally been in over 5000 shows in his lifetime and as a company they have performed over 1500 shows. Currently Riddlesbrood is one of the most successful and vibrant theater companies in the New York, New Jersey area performing more than 150 murder mysteries and dinner theater shows per year at multiple locations. In addition to this, they produce three large Broadway style shows for “Arts on the MOVE” Performing Arts Program for children and teens.

Click here to purchase Riddlesbrood: The Greatest Brochure in the World.

Episode 225

Steve Lubetkin is an award-winning professional podcaster and video producer. In 2012, The Philadelphia Business Journal named him one of its “Social Media Stars” for his work in podcasting. But he has been on the cutting edge in using technology for communications and marketing for many decades. In fact, he was the first music writer to use a portable computer to cover a rock concert – it was a Grateful Dead concert in Englishtown, New Jersey — in 1977. He spent more than 30 years in corporate public relations and print and broadcast journalism. For 12 years, Steve has been managing partner of The Lubetkin Media Companies. The firm is best-known for producing award-winning audio and video podcasts, corporate photojournalism, and other multimedia content.

Click here to purchase The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional.

Episode 224

Thirteen years ago, Drake Reaux got his start in business by collecting fellow middle school peers desired music playlists pre iPod era, he then would go home to create and burn customized CD’s from Limewire and sell them. In December of 2010, Drake decided to drop out of Baylor University to pursue his dream as an entrepreneur in Dallas, Texas. The first couple of years, he worked as a traditional network marketer, doing home and hotel meetings to sell companies products, services and business opportunities.

Drake founded InflcMedia, which has grown to be recognized by some of the largest people in the marketing industry and has improved numerous businesses online presence and marketing ROI per year.and he’s continued to use that same business savvy, along with a group of visionary intellects, to build InflcMedia, a new breed of social media agency that helps small & mid-level businesses, celebs, and personal brands to find their social media voices and build their digital brands.

Episode 223

Jeannette Seibly is an internationally recognized and award winning business advisor for the past 24 years. Along the way, she guided the creation of three millionaires and million-dollar results for over 25 companies.

Click here to purchase It’s Time to Brag! Business Edition: Five Amazing Steps to Sell Yourself.

Episode 222

Liz Strauss is a Principal and CEO of GeniusShared, an organization dedicated to promoting achievement in the business community through understanding of how personal development fuels, defines, and limits (or amplifies) success. She is also founder of SOBCon, the game-changing business retreat that energized business growth and owner/author of the popular Successful-Blog (successful-blog.com).

Click here to purchase Anything You Put Your Mind To: An adventure in remembering we decide the stories that decide our lives.

Episode 221

James Muir is a professional sales trainer, author, speaker and coach. He has an extensive background in healthcare where he has sold-to and spoken for the largest names in technology and healthcare including HCA, Tenet, Catholic Healthcare, Banner, Dell, IBM and others.

Click here to purchase The Perfect Close: The Secret to Closing Sales – The Best Selling Practices & Techniques for Closing the Deal.

Episode 220

As an SVP of a leading technology company, highly sought after leadership mentor, keynote speaker and parent, Amy Van Atta Slater, through her insights on life, business, personal development, parenting and mindfulness, has inspired thousands of business professionals and creative thinkers to adjust, rethink and refocus in every field and walk of life.

After graduating from the University of California at Berkeley, Amy soon became a noted leader in business, and 25 years later, she is consistently inspiring others towards greater levels of success. Motivating the masses with galvanizing speeches, Amy empowers others to build their brands and lead through the cultivation of culture. As a corporate strategy advisor and private executive mentor, Amy cultivates the development of core leadership skills combined with compassion, mindfulness and authenticity. Her unique approach to leadership development has garnered Amy coveted keynote speaking opportunities, such as the 2014 Forrester Research Convention, as a panelist at the Domo Women in Business Tour and as a featured speaker at the 2016 Apttus Accelerate conference in San Francisco.

Click here to purchase Moments: Magic, Miracles, and Martinis.

Episode 219

Tracey Ehman is the go-to person for your online presence, ensuring that you not only get “found” by your target audience, but that your website and social media efforts increase your revenues.

Episode 218

Natalie Forest, PhD, America’s Leading Expert in Personal Performance, is Founder of Success Revolutions and Revolutionize Your Potential, a series of educational trainings for individuals and corporations across the globe. Natalie engages leaders, corporate teams, and entrepreneurs to identify consistencies for their success. Her engaging methods and techniques increase productivity, teamwork, retention, resulting in higher profitability, authentic fulfillment, and less stress.

Natalie is a sought after speaker and has participated in numerous conferences, events, TV and radio shows across the nation. As a host, she has been in the top 3 for VoiceAmerica. Natalie’s keynotes, “Collaborative Individualism” and “The Hidden Power of Patterns”, have facilitated numerous breakthroughs for all that were fortunate to work with her, leading them to a life of abundance, clarity, and directed purpose.

Click here to purchase Natalie’s books.

Episode 217

Elizabeth Suárez is an accomplished practitioner, management consultant and expert in Alternative Dispute Resolution and Leadership. She is highly regarded as an author, speaker, facilitator, coach, strategist, trainer and mediator. As a bicultural and bilingual strategist, Elizabeth is an expert in providing an amicable environment where difficult issues can be successfully addressed and resolved. Currently, she works with clients in the fields of Higher Education, Government and Business.

Elizabeth holds an MBA from The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University, and she completed the Executive Management Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. She is a graduate of the prestigious National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI) program, as well as the Center for Creative Leadership and Leadership Denver. She received her mediation training from the Colorado Council of Mediators and the Colorado Bar Association. In addition, Elizabeth is a certified MBTI practitioner, and she has spent many years mentoring Latina professionals and serving on the boards of multiple non-profit organizations. She lives in Colorado with her husband and daughter.

Click here to purchase The Art of Getting Everything: How to Negotiate for What You Want and More.

Episode 216

Stacey Blanchet, is a Business woman that specializes on Public Relations and Brand Development. She started ‘Your Own Girl Friday” in 2005 and has been adding to her skill sets ever since. In 2010 she started “Blanchet Designs” as a small custom design house in San Diego and in one year she was at the Emmys, Oscars and Grammys. She has put the design business on hold and went into producing movies and to become a senior editor of “Trend Prive Magazine”. A magazine that was her first cover in 2012. During the past 5 years, she has published a small ebook, produced three documentaries which has won two awards an showed in 5 film festivals. She is launching a web series called “In the Know” for Trend Prive in the fall were Stacey is hosting the show by interviewing celebrities and business professionals on their process to the road of success. It is slated to hit the film festival circut in early 2017.

Episode 215

Speaker, business consultant, storyteller and actor, Angela Sutcliffe has been in business longer than most people have even thought of owning a business. She’s been a regular panelist on french language radio and coach to the winner of Kevin O’Leary’s (of Shark Tank/Dragon’s Den fame) reality television show, Redemption Inc. And when she’s not out and about sharing her Smart Old Broad brand of wisdom and tips, she’s working with her private clients to transform their businesses with sound strategic planning. Angela is an award winning entrepreneur in her own right, and uses her 30 years of experience and practical advice with her private clients, to her groups and through her workshops and webinars.

Episode 214

Susan B. McMullen is a StoryBrand Strategist helping you to create an unforgettable brand (both personal and business) using your unique story(ies), so that you can attract your perfect clients and grow and monetize your business. She helps you take your past experiences, knowledge, expertise and passions and turn these into compelling stories to use in multiple aspects of your business including but not limited to your elevator pitch, your signature story and your presentations.

Episode 213

Ava Diamond focuses on results. She gives your people  the “why”, the “how,” and the motivation to make things happen—a winning combination!  She brings current, relevant content your audience can use to increase their performance. Ava is a featured author in Real World Management Strategies that Work, Speaking of Success, Mission Possible, and Success in High Heels, and is the author of Great Quotes from Feisty Women, a book of inspirational quotations with insight and down-to-earth wisdom from Ava. She holds a Masters Degree in Management and Organizational Behavior.

Episode 212

Megha Rodriguez facilitates business owners standing out above the noise of social media and online marketing by empowering them to use their authentic voice in a manner that attracts their insatiable tribe of followers. Her one of a kind Social Enchantment™ process allows them  to unleash their creativity so that they can focus on being who they are rather than struggling to add new followers, generating massive revenue and letting happiness flow into their online marketing process.  When her clients break free from the mundane trappings of social media administration and online marketing automation, they focus on creating a legacy and social impact by showing up as they truly are. She harnesses over 16 years of entrepreneurship, empathy, intuition and a balance of left-brain analysis and right-brain creativity for her clients’ benefit. Discover your Social Enchantment factor!

Episode 211

Anthonette Klinkerman designed Courtesy Bootcamp™ after teaching etiquette lessons to middle schoolers. She discovered a much-needed niche for a society that prefers everything to be in one-hour “boot camp” formats. The reception for Courtesy Bootcamp™ has been overwhelmingly positive, and one of her first year clients earned a national award in a Human Resources Best of the Best competition.

Anthonette was born in San Diego, California, and transplanted in Colorado. She is a public speaker, author, Veteran public school educator, and self-proclaimed “Civility Engineer”. She is married to a fellow teacher, and has one daughter. Her hobbies include writing, reading, and golfing, as well as baking, hiking, and exercising, though not necessarily in that order.

Click here to purchase Courtesy Bootcamp: A not-so-gentle reminder to live by The Golden Rule.

Episode 210

Bryan Kramer is a renowned global speaker, consultant and trainer. He’s also one of the world’s foremost leaders in the art and science of sharing, and has been credited with instigating the #H2H human business movement in marketing and social. In a unique sharing experiment conducted in his recent TED Talk at IBM titled Why Sharing is Reimagining Our Future, Bryan witnessed the true power of sharing when inspiration combined itself with reach and technology. The results were stunning – 21 million impressions in just 4 hours, spanning the globe to over 10 countries. No stranger to lists, Having worked hands-on as a senior advertising account executive, interactive planner and strategist, managing consultant, online producer, and marketing consultant for some of the Bay Area’s largest marketing firms, Bryan has built his career on understanding every part of this business.

As President/CEO of PureMatter, Bryan’s leadership has steered the agency to consistent growth over the last 10 years, earning it a spot as one of the fastest growing private companies in Silicon Valley for over five years by the San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal.
Click here to purchase Shareology: How Sharing is Powering the Human Economy.

Episode 209

Brian Basilico is a internationally recognized online marketing expert, speaker, adjunct professor, and is also the award winning author of his best selling book “It’s Not About You, It’s About Bacon! Relationship Marketing In A Social Media World!” He is the Director of Direction at B2b Interactive Marketing, an internet marketing company that combines audio, video, interactive, web communications and advertising to improve clients’ marketing and exposure.

Brian leverages more than three decades of experience in the communications industry to help his clients with their advertising and marketing needs. He’s done sound and video work for Fortune 500 companies such as AT&T and Arthur Andersen. He’s a seasoned producer, developer, and marketer with experience in everything from CD-ROM production to the most modern social media and serach engine optimization (SEO) trends.

Click here to purchase The Bacon System: Sizzlin’ Hot Recipes That Grow Your Business.

Episode 208

Joie Gharrity founder of 113 Branding is a Brand Strategist, Marketer, Author and Speaker. She worked in the Hollywood entertainment industry for 15+ years at top companies, such as Centropolis Entertainment and ABC Studios, in film, television, original web content and branded entertainment. She was encouraged and taught branding and marketing techniques by high-level mentors. As her brand grew stronger she gained greater Visibility, which in turn gained her greater influence and success in her field. She was hand-picked by the ABC Studio President to launch the first multi-media startup business for The Walt Disney Company. After returning to the Bay Area Joie was inspired to launched 113 Branding. She integrates her strategic branding and marketing vision with both the creative and business sides of the entertainment industry. She is passionate about working with entrepreneurs globally. Her techniques and strategies help entrepreneurs globally become more Visible and Influential. She truly believes that it is your birthright as an entrepreneur to stand in your spotlight and shine bright. That it has nothing to do with the last name you are born into or your vocation. Instead it has to do with living your true purpose, turning up your Visibility spotlight and allowing your Influence to shine.

Click here to purchase The Red Carpet Guide to Visibility and Influence.

Episode 207

Nancy Tilton Hand is an attorney, trainer, and coach. She has been training attorneys, mediators, and professionals in the essential skills of information management, communication, and negotiation since 2006. Her latest project, Beyond Rainmaking, is the result of 29 years of learning how to manage information better, faster, and with more accurate recall. Nancy overcame a brain injury and went on to graduate from college cum laude and pass the Louisiana Bar Exam on the first try – despite skipping a code section. Her learning techniques allowed her to pass easily with minimal effort.

Click here to purchase Beyond Rainmaking.

Episode 206

Business marketing pro David Avrin, CSP, is known as The Visibility Coach. A popular keynote speaker, consultant, and business coach, he has presented to enthusiastic audiences across North America and in more than 20 countries around the world. Avrin has worked with more than 3,000 company CEOs and other top leaders and their organizations to help uncover, envision, craft, and promote meaningful competitive advantages. Avrin s company, Visibility International, LLC, is based outside Denver, Colorado.

Click here to purchase Visibility Marketing: The No-Holds-Barred Truth About What It Takes to Grab Attention, Build Your Brand and Win New Business.

Episode 205

Brian G. Johnson is a serial entrepreneur who is also an engaging speaker, product creator, #1 bestselling author, nurturing mentor, and passionate poodle wrangler. Since 2008 Brian has coached tens of thousands of wealth seekers, many of whom are successfully generating life-changing income. Brian’s high energy and zest for life translate well to his coaching programs, where he breaks down the most important elements of many profitable online businesses-traffic and conversions. His formulas are simple, his rituals are effective, and his techniques are easy to follow.

Click here to purchase Trust Funnel: Leverage Today’s Online Currency to Grab Attention, Drive and Convert Traffic, and Live a Fabulously Wealthy Life.

Episode 204

Melodieann Whiteley is a network marketer, speaker, author, entrepreneur and coach.

Click here to purchase Getting to Yes: Overcoming Network Marketing Objections.

Episode 203

Mark W. Schaefer, the author of The Tao of Twitter (2011 with new editions in 2012 and 2014), Return On Influence (2012), Born to Blog (2013), Social Media Explained (2014), and The Content Code (2015), is a globally-recognized educator, speaker, business consultant, and author. His well-known blog {grow} (www.businessesGROW.com), is one of the most accalimed marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for nearly 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He has advanced degrees in marketing and organizational development and holds seven patents. Mark enjoys teaching social media marketing courses and is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University and has lectured at many universities including Oxford and Princeton. He is a popular public speaker and has appeared in the WSJ, New York Times, Wired, Forbes, Fortune, CBS News, and many other global media outlets.

Click here to purchase The Content Code: Six essential strategies to ignite your content, your marketing and your business.

Episode 202

Jeffrey W. Hayzlett is a global business celebrity and speaker, author, contributing editor and host of C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett on Bloomberg Television. He is the CEO of The Hayzlett Group, an international consulting company focused on leading change and developing high growth companies. He lives in Sioux Falls, SD.

Click here to purchase Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless.

Episode 201

Jane Treat and Nancy Geha intimately understand both the joys and challenges of being women in Middlehood. They will laughingly tell you that they had to live each chapter before they could write this book! Jane Treat is a writer and storyteller who has worked with women of all ages with life transitions, workshops, and retreats. She spent many years as a community organizer, running a community and resource center. Presently, she is a library and media coordinator for an elementary school. She is an avid reader who loves nature, camping, gardening, and traveling. Nancy Geha, Ed.D. is a motivational speaker, workshop leader and trainer, teacher, community facilitator, and consultant. She has worked as a hospital nurse and taught health and wellness in public schools and universities. She enjoys being in nature, antiquing, discovering ghost towns, hiking, gardening and western history. Jane and Nancy live in Colorado and love the wild and beautiful mountains.

Click here to purchase Women & Middlehood: Halfway Up the Mountain.

Episode 200

Diane Conklin is an internationally known author, entrepreneur, marketing and business strategist, coach, consultant, implementation specialist and speaker. Diane is a direct response marketing expert who specializes in showing small business owners how to integrate their online and offline marketing strategies, media and methods, to get maximum results from their marketing dollars. Diane has been involved in numerous campaigns grossing over $1,000,000 several times in her career and routinely helps people grow their businesses to 6 figures, and beyond in short periods of time. Diane was voted Glazer-Kennedy Marketer of the Year for her innovative marketing strategies and campaigns.

Episodes 198 & 199


Sandy Jones-Kaminski is a self-described networking enthusiast and accomplished communications and business development professional.  She is also a former HR industry exec and recent VP of Networking for one of the largest chapters of the American Marketing Association and a former Chicago Greeter. Sandy knows how to make meaningful connections, cultivate relationships, host some great networking events, and create what she refers to as good “social capital.” She shares her professional insights on effective networking via webinars, one-on-one coaching, workshops and by facilitating in-person networking events called Pay It Forward Parties. Sandy believes that beyond self-promotion, networking builds community and creates healthier and stronger business environments. And when she’s not speaking or writing about networking, she helps clients grow their ventures via successful business development and publicity programs and effective communications strategies. She’s the founder and principal consultant of Bella Domain, LLC.

Click here to purchase I’m at a Networking Event – Now What???: A Guide to Getting the Most Out of Any Networking Event.

Episode 197

Tara Alemany defies a simple definition. She is an award-winning author and speaker, as well as a serial entrepreneur. Her publishing company, Emerald Lake Books, benefits experts and thought leaders as they grow their business by taking their words from manuscript to masterpiece. Her consulting company, Aleweb Social Marketing helps authors and speakers to get found online, on-stage and on-the-shelf. The two companies combined provide a full-service agency feel, while retaining the personalized touch that only a smaller organization can bestow.

Episode 196

Peter Shankman is a successful PR professional who runs two companies. He is the founder of HARO (Help a Reporter Out), as well as the founder and CEO of ShankMinds, a virtual consulting service for international businesses, and The Geek Factory, Inc. a boutique social media, marketing and PR firm based in New York. He is an adjunct professor at NYU, sits on the NASA Civilian Advisory Council, and is a sought-after media pundit on national print and broadcast platforms.  He has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, and been featured or quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Daily News, The Associated Press, Reuters, and USA Today.

Click here to purchase Faster Than Normal: Turbocharge Your Focus, Productivity, and Success with the Secrets of the ADHD Brain.

Episode 195

A true entrepreneur from an early age, Derek Champagne has always been interested in fostering connections and finding an audience, in both the marketing and music fields. Now CEO of The Artist Evolution, a marketing, design and practice management firm he founded in 2007, Champagne helps businesses of all budgets design and implement marketing strategies that work. He’s developed and managed brands and marketing campaigns in multiple industries from start ups to household names. He has pioneered marketing strategies in the medical and dental communities, and has used his twenty-plus years of advertising, branding, and marketing experience to build a formidable business. He is a frequent guest lecturer at business conventions and college business marketing classes covering marketing and social media subject matter.

Click here to purchase Don’t Buy A Duck: Stop Wasting Money & Only Do Marketing That Works.

Episode 194

Dawn Raquel Jensen is 20-year technology-training veteran. She founded Virtual Options Coaching & Training in 2001 and it has evolved into one of Central Florida’s boutique Social Media Coaching & Social Business training firms. Dawn also resides as an outsourced social media consultant and digital marketing strategist for select companies. She provides long-term, big-picture social business intelligence and training through strategic social marketing practices creating clients as thought-leaders and tribe-builders. Dawn served eight years in the US Navy Reserve as a journalist, covering military, national, and world events both here in the United States and Europe. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida and is a DINFOS (Defense Information School) graduate, which specializes in Public Affairs and Visual Information.

Episode 193

As a former wallflower in the world of business networking, Joyce’s passion is inspiring people to step out of their current habits and into the new opportunities and possibilities that are already surrounding them. Leveraging extensive training and experience in the science of mindset and the art of business connections, she provides the one-two punch that gives her clients an advantage over their counterparts and their competition. As an in-demand national speaker, high-energy workshop developer, and facilitator, 2013 TEDxUMKC presenter, Joyce works with companies and influencers who have some of the pieces but haven’t been able to create a holistic strategy that leverages their expertise, capitalizes on their strengths, and unleashes the power of their network.

Click here to purchase Your Connecting Advantage: Success tactics to turn life into one big connecting opportunity.

Episode 192

Heidi Richards Mooney has been networking online since early 2001. She is the author of twelve wordpress blogs / writes for dozens of others. She is a social media strategist and content creator for several clients.Provides full and half-day trainings to help corporate employees leverage social media to get more done in less time and add to their bottom line. She provides one-on-one coaching to women who want to maximize their time and leverage Social Media to grow their businesses!  She provides consulting in a weekly Author Mastermind Group and helps them produce, publish, promote their books. Cision named her one of 50 Rich Media Influencers to follow in 2015! Her book Quirky Marketing Calendar is in its 10th edition.

Episode 191

Judi Moreo is a performance enhancement specialist whose unique approach to helping people succeed has made her one of the most sough-after keynote speakers in the nation at corporate seminars, leadership conferences, and conventions. She serves as president of Turning Point International which operates in the United States and South Africa.

Click here to purchase You Are More Than Enough: Every Woman’s Guide to Purpose, Passion and Power.

Episode 190

Gloria Rand is a success and wellness coach, certified high performance speaker and award-winning SEO blogger. An internationally known leading expert in online marketing, Gloria develops innovative programs that enable small business owners and entrepreneurs to achieve true success in their health and business. Gloria is also contributing author to the best-selling book, “Connect: 100 + Mind-Blowing Strategies to Use Social Media and Drive Business Growth,” and creator of “Write, $ell, Succeed,” a “New and Noteworthy” podcast on iTunes.

Episode 189

Lesa Edwards, CEO of LEK Executive Consultants, is known as “the indispensable job search partner of superstar sales and marketing executives.” She is a published writer, job search coach, and a national speaker on job search topics. Her global practice includes clients on every continent except Antarctica and Australia. Lesa has written hundreds of resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and other supporting marketing pieces for executives in a range of fields. In her coaching practice, Lesa works with clients to develop a targeted, proactive job search so they can effectively navigate the complexities and nuances of today’s job market. As a Master Practitioner of the MBTI, Lesa has worked with teams to build communication, leadership, and cohesion. Most recently, Lesa trained the national sales force of the Topps Corporation (the Bazooka Bubble Gum people) on the MBTI.

Another aspect of Lesa’s practice is building outstanding LinkedIn profiles for entrepreneurs, coupled with the training they need to maximize their effectiveness on LinkedIn. Her approach is strategic-determining the entrepreneur’s business goals and showing them how to utilize LinkedIn as a key tool to help them reach those goals.

Episode 188

Stephanie Calahan is the Business Vision Catalyst and is known for the fast transformations that she facilitates with her clients through working at the intersection of heart and head. She works with busy, purpose-driven entrepreneurs to own their brilliance, leverage their business and get their message out with power, ease and joy; so they can make a powerfully positive difference in the world, exponentially up-level their profits, shift their mindset towards possibility and take a no-excuses approach to boldly creating a highly successful and meaningful business built around who they are. With her unique combination of right-brained and left-brained thinking, intuitive insight, passion, results-based coaching, powerful questioning and strategic systematizing magic, in record time her clients dance with joy as their visions become reality in their business.

Episode 187

Dorothéa Bozicolona-­‐Volpe was born in New York City to French and Italian parents. Her Father’s passing caused her family to move to Europe where she became somewhat of a nomad. She has lived in Italy, France, Germany, Japan, Sweden, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Dorothéa is a strategic digital marketing executive who is fluent in 4 languages and specializes in developing business for international brands (Fortune 500) via initiating and integrating social media and digital strategies and enterprise social networking, as well as, building strategic partnerships and implementing marketing technologies. Dorothéa teaches marketers and business leaders how to measure, optimize and build current new media efforts to increase value and develop strong relationships between brands and fans.

Episode 186

Gloria Neal is an award-winning multi-media journalist whose versatility in the community, in broadcast journalism, as well as on stage has made her a much sought after talent.

Episode 185

Kevin Knebl, CMEC is an International Speaker, Author, Trainer and Executive Coach whose clients include small, medium and Fortune 500 companies. He’s an in-demand, leading authority on Social Media for Sales, Relationship Marketing, LinkedIn and Twitter with a healthy dose of Inspiration, Personal Development, and Humor blended in for good measure for conferences, conventions, company trainings, and many other events.

Click here to purchase The Social Media Sales Revolution.

Episode 184

Lida Citroën is an international branding and reputation management specialist who designs and enhances the identities of companies, executives and thought-leaders globally. As principal and founder of LIDA360, LLC, Lida is a sought-after expert in the field of brand development, reputation management and online marketing. An accomplished speaker and columnist, Lida is often featured in the media, including: MSNBC, Fortune Magazine, Forbes.com, Entrepreneur.com, Harvard Business Review, ICOSA Magazine, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, KUSA 9News, Fox31 News and US News & World Report.

Click here to purchase Your Next Mission: A Personal Branding Guide for the Military-to-Civilian Transition.

Episode 183

Scott Monty is an internationally recognized leader in digital communications, digital transformation, social media and marketing. He addresses and advises businesses and groups about the power of humanity in business, particularly through digital transformation and strategy. Scott spent six years as an executive at Ford Motor Company, as a strategic adviser on crisis communications, influencer relations, marketing, customer service, innovative product launches and more. He also has a another decade and a half of experience in communications and marketing agencies. Scott’s clients have included Walmart, IBM, Reebok, Coca-Cola, and Google, and The Economist ranked him as #1 atop the list of 25 Social Business Leaders.

Episode 182

Guest Host talks with Deb Krier about how she’s built a support network in a private Facebook group to support her as she goes through her treatment for Stage 4 breast cancer.

Episode 181

Kristi Hines is a freelance writer, ghostwriter, and certified digital marketer whose first guest posts on Search Engine Journal, Search Engine Watch, and Social Media Examiner were published in 2010. Since then, her articles have been featured on a variety of online publications including Content Marketing Institute, FreshBooks, HubSpot, KISSmetrics, Moz, Post Planner, and Salesforce. Contributing content to these sites has helped grow her social media audience of over 125k fans across the top social media networks.

Episode 180

Brian Basilico is an internationally recognized author and speaker (and a self-professed geek). He’s the founder and president of B2b Interactive Marketing Inc., an award winning marketing consulting and production company in Aurora, Illinois. B2b helps companies and non-profits market their products and services through the effective use of online tools including websites, blogs, eMail, social networking, Google, S.E.O., YouTube, and more.

Brian’s career spans over 30 years. Since his first production company in 1979, he’s produced thousands of projects for hundreds of companies, ranging from solopreneur to Fortune 100. Brian combines years of marketing experience with technical expertise, to build online campaigns that continue to produce measurable results. As a musician, technician, programmer, producer, and consultant, he has built a reputation for creativity, innovation, and translating “geek” into English. Brian is also an adjunct professor, trainer, speaker, and author of many marketing and social networking blogs and articles.

Click here to purchase It’s Not About You, It’s About Bacon: Relationship Marketing in a Social Media World.

Episode 179

Candy Barone, is an international speaker, certified master coach & trainer,  business strategist, certified Law of Attraction practitioner, and best-selling author. Candy has been featured in CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS, The Chicago Tribune, Be the Boss Magazine, on ciLiving TV show, along with numerous radio shows. She was named a 2014-2015 VIP Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women, was the recipient of the 2015 Public Speakers Association Local Collaborator Award, and nominated as a 2015 Profile in Power Central Texas Woman of Influence.

Episode 178

Brian G. Johnson is a serial entrepreneur who is also an engaging speaker, product creator, #1 bestselling author, nurturing mentor, and passionate poodle wrangler. Since 2008 Brian has coached tens of thousands of wealth seekers, many of whom are successfully generating life-changing income. Brian’s high energy and zest for life translate well to his coaching programs, where he breaks down the most important elements of many profitable online businesses-traffic and conversions. His formulas are simple, his rituals are effective, and his techniques are easy to follow.

Click here to purchase Trust Funnel: Leverage Today’s Online Currency to Grab Attention, Drive and Convert Traffic, and Live a Fabulous Wealthy Life.

Episode 177

John Sparks has been recognized as a Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer by StatSocial. Sparks is the founder and CEO of Online ImageWorks. He is also an adjunct professor in The Mayborn School of Journalism at The University of North Texas. Sparks has taught some of the top celebrities, journalists, business owners, and everyday people how to grow their presence and become more visible on social media. You won’t find many people on Twitter with as large a presence and a following as Sparks—that is, unless they are a celebrity. Sparks went from less than 800 followers to almost 200,000 followers in just two years. He did not buy any of his own followers. And now, John Sparks is sharing the secrets of how he went from good to great on Twitter with you!

Click here to purchase 365 Ideas To Go From Good to Great on TWITTER!

Episode 176

Debra Jarvis is a writer and ordained minister in the United Church of Christ. She is a breast cancer survivor and the author of It’s Not About the Hair: And Other Certainties of Life & Cancer, which was finalist for the 2009 Washington State Book Awards. She has worked as a hospice spiritual counselor and as a chaplain for the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. She was a commentator for National Public Radio and frequently speaks at conferences and gives workshops on medical staff care, spirituality and finding meaning in life’s challenges. Jarvis received her Master’s in Divinity from Northwest Theological Union, Seattle, 1989; an MA in Christian Arts from New College, Berkeley, 1984; and a BA in Communications from U.C. Berkeley in 1977. She is board certified through the Association for Professional Chaplains (APC) and is a Certified Thanatologist through the Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC).

Click here to purchase It’s Not About the Hair: And Other Certainties of Life and Cancer.

Episode 175

John Sparks has been recognized as a Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer by StatSocial. Sparks is the founder and CEO of Online ImageWorks. He is also an adjunct professor in The Mayborn School of Journalism at The University of North Texas. Sparks has taught some of the top celebrities, journalists, business owners, and everyday people how to grow their presence and become more visible on social media. You won’t find many people on Twitter with as large a presence and a following as Sparks—that is, unless they are a celebrity. Sparks went from less than 800 followers to almost 200,000 followers in just two years. He did not buy any of his own followers. And now, John Sparks is sharing the secrets of how he went from good to great on Twitter with you!

Click here to purchase 365 Ideas To Go From Good to Great on TWITTER!

Episode 174

Gordon Tredgold has worked in transformational leadership roles for over twenty years, running $100m+ programs, leading $200m+global operations departments, and implementing large complex organizational change programs for Fortune 100 companies. He is also a visiting professor at Staffordshire University.

Click here to purchase FAST: 4 Principles Every Business Needs to Achieve Success and Drive Results.

Episode 173

Christian Karasiewicz is a social media marketing professional skilled at analyzing, initiating and developing digital marketing strategies targeted at new customer niches. Innovative, versatile and solutions-driven manager with a technical software background coupled with retail, defense, technology and hospitality experience.

Episode 172

Ted Rubin is a leading social marketing strategist and in March 2009 started using and evangelizing the term ROR, Return on Relationship™… a concept he believes is the cornerstone for building an engaged multi-million member database, many of whom are vocal advocates for the brand, like the one he built for e.l.f. Cosmetics (EyesLipsFace.com) as the Chief Marketing Officer between 2008 and 2010, and the one built for OpenSky where Ted, was the Chief Social Marketing Officer.

Click here to purchase Return on Relationship.

Episode 171

Jeffrey Hayzlett is a primetime television host of C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett and Executive Perspectives on C-Suite TV, and business radio host of All Business with Jeffrey Hayzlett on CBS on-demand radio network Play.It. He is a global business celebrity, speaker, best-selling author, and Chairman of C-Suite Network, home of the world’s most powerful network of C-Suite leaders. Hayzlett is a well-traveled public speaker, the author of two bestselling business books, The Mirror Test and Running the Gauntlet. His third book, Think Big, Act Bigger, releases September 2015. Hayzlett is one of the most compelling figures in business today.

Episode 170

Andrea Weckerle is the Founder and President of CiviliNation, a global, 501(c)(3) non-profit charity organization taking a stand against online harassment, character assassination and violence. Her expertise lies in conflict analysis & resolution, communications, mediation and law.

Click here to purchase Civility in the Digital Age: How Companies and People Can Triumph Over Haters, Trolls, Bullies and Other Jerks.

Episode 169

Judy Goss is a TV personality and radio show host who interviews A-list celebrities, hosts her own shows and works as a TV correspondent and contributor all across the country. She has appeared or been featured on every major television network repeatedly, along with continually appearing in a vast array of magazines, blogs, newspapers and radio shows about her life, radio show and her networking company, Over 40 Females. Judy is currently the host of What Women Want Talk Radio which garners over 30,000 downloads/month and airs weekly on LA Talk Radio along with being a regular contributor on NBC Connecticut and a writer for NY Lifestyles Magazine.

Episode 168

Bryan Kramer is a renowned global speaker, consultant and trainer. He’s also one of the world’s foremost leaders in the art and science of sharing, and has been credited with instigating the #H2H human business movement in marketing and social. In a unique sharing experiment conducted in his TED Talk at IBM titled Why Sharing is Reimagining Our Future, Bryan witnessed the true power of sharing when inspiration combined itself with reach and technology. The results were stunning – 21 million impressions in just 4 hours, spanning the globe to over 10 countries. Having worked hands-on as a senior advertising account executive, interactive planner and strategist, managing consultant, online producer, and marketing consultant for some of the Bay Area’s largest marketing firms, Bryan has built his career on understanding every part of this business. As President/CEO of PureMatter, Bryan’s leadership has steered the agency to consistent growth over the last 10 years, earning it a spot as one of the fastest growing private companies in Silicon Valley for over five years by the San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal.

Click here to purchase Shareology: How Sharing is Powering the Human Economy.

Episode 167

Megha Rodriguez facilitates business owners standing out above the noise of social media and online marketing by empowering them to use their authentic voice in a manner that attracts their insatiable tribe of followers. Her one of a kind Social Enchantment™ process allows them  to unleash their creativity so that they can focus on being who they are rather than struggling to add new followers, generating massive revenue and letting happiness flow into their online marketing process.  When her clients break free from the mundane trappings of social media administration and online marketing automation, they focus on creating a legacy and social impact by showing up as they truly are. She harnesses over 16 years of entrepreneurship, empathy, intuition and a balance of left-brain analysis and right-brain creativity for her clients’ benefit.

Episode 166

Michelle Fontaine is known as FBSmarty and also Social Media by Michelle. After 25 years in the marketing communications corporate world, she returned to her love of entrepreneurship. FBSmarty was launched in 2010. She is known as the go-to gal for speaking events and has given keynote seminars and bootcamps at (to name a few) the New England Business Expo, Center for Women in Enterprise,  Empowering Women in Business, The Woman’s Summit at Bryant University and was a social media Facebook master during the Social Media Mastery Tour. She has been featured on radio and television with appearances on WCRN’s The Business Connector radio show, MYOB (Mind Your Own Business radio), WICN radio show and local television information spots such as Ramona Interviews.

Episode 165

As CEO/Founder of Next Century Publishing, Ken Dunn is currently leading the charge in changing the way people write, read and experience books. After spending 14 years in investigative and tactical policing, Dunn was able to hone deep organization and leadership skills, but also spark an entrepreneurial fire that laid deep inside. Throughout his policing career, Dunn was always starting businesses. In 2001, Dunn started KPLJ Investments Mortgage Origination and from there the business grew rapidly due to its groundbreaking direct selling techniques which ultimately forced Dunn to leave law enforcement. Dunn, wanting to do more and play his hand at starting other businesses, sold KPLJ in 2005. In the past decade, Dunn has traveled to 40 different countries building sales, organizations and teaching leadership. Dunn’s achievements in direct selling ultimately led him to join the publishing industry.

Episode 164

Jason Treu is a top business and executive coach. He’s a leading expert on human behavior, influence, sales, networking and leadership. At the heart of his strategy is the understanding that people and your relationships are your true “wealth.” Everything we accomplish in life is with or through other people. His clients have built relationships with major business people and entrepreneurs such as Bill Gates, Tim Cook, Richard Branson, Chris Anderson (owner of the TED conference), Peter Diamandis, and many others. They have also secured influential board seats on TED, Xprize and others. They have also generated over $1 billion in the last three years by working with him.

Click here to purchase Social Wealth: How to Build Extraordinary Relationships by Transforming the Way We Live, Love, Lead and Network.

Episode 163

A Los Angeles native, Kelli Kelley began her public relations career at WalMart’s Faded Glory in New York. During her time with the mega-brand she worked with national publications including Lucky, Marie Claire and Elle to gain media placement and increase brand awareness. In 2010, after nearly a decade of experience in various sectors of the fashion industry, Kelley decided to bring all of her talents under one umbrella launching Kelley Brand Communications, formerly known as Kelli Flournoy PR. Kelley Brand Communications is a creative communications firm focused on fully integrated marketing strategies designed to connect, inspire and engage.

Episode 162

Kevin Knebl, CMEC is an International Speaker, Author, Trainer and Executive Coach whose clients include small, medium and Fortune 500 companies. He’s an in-demand, leading authority on Social Media for Sales, Relationship Marketing, LinkedIn and Twitter with a healthy dose of Inspiration, Personal Development, and Humor blended in for good measure for conferences, conventions, company trainings, and many other events.

Click here to purchase The Social Media Sales Revolution.

Episode 161

Suzanne Heintz is an artist of a different kind. She’s part filmmaker, part conceptual photographer, part satirist, part mad scientist…which equals one woman trying to change the world.

Episode 160

Timna Angst is a relationship expert/coach! She loves to work with individuals and couples on answering the questions, “Who am I?” “What do I want?” And “How do I get there?” These questions can apply in any area of your life (dating, marriage, friendships, committed relationships and career) the bottom-line is self-discovery! Getting Unstuck! Finding Clarity and Moving Forward! My Personality: Fun! Funny! Fantastic! Feisty! Famous! and Fabulous! Who am I? Timna is a great listener, powerful speaker, great friend, confidante and educator.

Episode 159

Felicia J. Slattery, M.A., M.Ad.Ed, communication consultant, author and speaker, lives life on her terms – full of energy, passion, and enthusiasm. With a background in communication and training, Felicia uses her knowledge and experience to give experts and entrepreneurs the tools they need to effectively communicate their messages and reach their goals.

Click here to purchase Kill the Elevator Speech: Stop Selling, Start Connecting.

Episode 158

Chasen Chess has one focus and that’s helping businesses succeed with their marketing. He’s a marketing consultant, speaker, podcast host, author and is known as America’s Marketing Maverick. He’s been a serial entrepreneur since he started his first business when he was 25. He’s owned a record company, a group of health clubs, been a fitness coach to Hollywood celebrities, run a real estate brokerage and investment company that put him in the top 1% of agents in the country and currently runs two companies including a digital SEO marketing agency, and Successful Lives Unlimited, which hosts his popular podcast ENTREPRENEUR MARKETING MANIA.

Episode 157

Christian Karasiewicz is a social media marketing professional skilled at analyzing, initiating and developing digital marketing strategies targeted at new customer niches. Innovative, versatile and solutions-driven manager with a technical software background coupled with retail, defense, technology and hospitality experience.

Episode 156

Mark W. Schaefer, the author of The Tao of Twitter (2011 with new editions in 2012 and 2014), Return On Influence (2012), Born to Blog (2013), Social Media Explained (2014), and The Content Code (2015), is a globally-recognized educator, speaker, business consultant, and author. His well-known blog {grow} (www.businessesGROW.com), is one of the most accalimed marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for nearly 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He has advanced degrees in marketing and organizational development and holds seven patents. Mark enjoys teaching social media marketing courses and is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University and has lectured at many universities including Oxford and Princeton. He is a popular public speaker and has appeared in the WSJ, New York Times, Wired, Forbes, Fortune, CBS News, and many other global media outlets.

Click here to purchase The Content Code: Six essential strategies to ignite your content, your marketing, and your business.

Episode 155

Susan Baroncini-Moe, author of Business in Blue Jeans: How to Have a Successful Business on Your Own Terms, in Your Own Style, is an entrepreneurial and executive coach and digital marketing strategist. Her blog, Business in Blue Jeans, has been listed by several notable resources as one of the best blogs for entrepreneurs and business owners. Recently named on of The Top 40 Digital Marketing Experts for 2014 by Online Marketing Institute, Susan leverages her unique fusion of business and technological knowledge, her experience in the personal growth industry, and her incredible brainstorming capabilities to transform businesses around the globe. She has worked with clients on four continents, in both profit and non-profit industries.

Click here to purchase Business in Blue Jeans: How To Have A Successful Business On Your Own Terms, In Your Own Style.

Episode 154

Eric Anderson is a nationally recognized and award winning speaker and trainer on mobile technology and social media. As President and National Training Director for Scientifically Speaking, his team helps leaders understand how to use technology to improve relationships. He has worked with companies in the financial services, higher education, retail, manufacturing and consumer technology industries. He was Apple Computer’s first Business Manager for the state of Indiana where his team of Experts, Geniuses and Specialists increased revenue by more than 300%. Finally, he is a triathlete, marathon runner and avid reader. He is a native of Indianapolis where he lives with his wife of 20 years and 3 daughters.

Episode 153

Vicki Donlan is a women’s business. Her extensive experience working with small businesses, growing and selling her own, and having a far-reaching network cause her to be a resource every businesswoman needs. As an entrepreneur, she was founder and publisher of Women’s Business, a 25,000 controlled-circulation newspaper devoted to women in business in the MA, NH and RI, founded in 1998, and sold to the Boston Herald. Her first book HER TURN Why It’s Time for Women To Lead in America was published in September 2007. She frequent guest blogger for The Huffington Post.

David Donlan serves as the head of corporate sales for HubSpot (NYSE: HUBS) in Cambridge, MA. As a sales leader, he is responsible for the HubSpot Enterprise Team, and the day to day operations of successfully gaining visibility for HubSpot customers. Donlan is also regarded as an Inbound Marketing Specialist, having developed a sound marketing strategy that caters to all businesses looking to increase their online visibility and demand generation

Episode 152

Ted Wright is the CEO of Fizz, the pioneering word of mouth marketing firm. He has contributed to several consumer revolutions in the U.S.–including the resurgence of Pabst Blue Ribbon among urban hipsters and the adoption of Chocolate Milk among athletes–and he’s helped take his clients, such as Bissell, Intuit, AT&T, and Intel, among many others, to the next level and beyond.

Click here to purchase Fizz: Harness the Power of Word of Mouth Marketing to Drive Brand Growth.

Episode 151

Jeff Sossamon is a research news specialist for the University of Missouri.

Episode 150

Chris Reimer is an award-winning communications strategist, a humanist, and a student of human interaction. He founded Rizzo Tees, a t-shirt company headquartered in his basement. Using the skills gained from marketing his t-shirt business, he went on to become possibly the only human alive who went from being a CPA and CFO to a marketing and communications strategist. Chris is currently Marketing Director at Kaldi’s Coffee, is a guest lecturer at Washington University, and resides in St. Louis, MO with his wife and two daughters. He is passionate about improving the way humans treat each other, and that especially includes adding more NICE to the workplace. He drinks coffee in the morning and red wine at night, and loves everything Italian.
Click here to purchase Happywork: A Business Parable About the Journey to Teamwork, Profit, and Purpose.

Episode 149

Tara Jacobson is the owner of MarketingArtfully.com with over 15 years experience in the marketing industry which translates into highly successful marketing products and systems for her rebel entrepreneur “peeps”. Tara’s strong history in Psychology, Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Real Estate, and Author Marketing combined with her 100 miles per hour, “tell it like it is” personality have earned her the title “The Queen of Marketing Ahhh’s” from her raving fans. Tara brings a true small and medium sized business perspective to her work. She has talked with almost 1,000 small biz owners about their goals, plans and dreams, helping them to grow and make sure that their marketing increases their intended efforts!

Episode 148

Jean Lanoue is a longtime entrepreneur, best selling author, speaker and the CEO and founder of The Social Jeanie and Digital Marketing Genie, two successful Central Florida based businesses that help navigate social media and the world of online marketing and even provide done-for-you services. She has created a business in the box to allow coaches, authors and speakers to quickly establish their online presence. In addition to her businesses, Jean is also an author, a national public speaker and has been recognized as one of America’s Premier Experts in Digital Marketing & Social Media.

Episode 147

As an author, professional speaker and multi-faceted marketing mentor, Debra Jason enjoys educating and empowering creative solopreneurs and enthusiastic business owners with business-building strategies they need to create a lifestyle business that provides them with the flexibility, fun and freedom to do what they love. She also inspires you to communicate your message in a way that captivates and converts your prospects into loyal, raving fans – even if you have been struggling with how to transform your ideas into words in the past. Debra enjoys sharing her knowledge via public speaking. In addition to being a featured guest on online programs she has presented numerous live workshops on building relationships and the art of engaging as they apply to marketing, social media and copywriting.

Click here to purchase Millionaire Marketing on a Shoestring Budget: How to Attract a Steady Stream of Happy Clients, Make More Money and Live Your Dream.

Episode 146

Anthonette Klinkerman designed Courtesy Bootcamp™ after teaching etiquette lessons to middle schoolers. She discovered a much-needed niche for a society that prefers everything to be in one-hour “boot camp” formats. The reception for Courtesy Bootcamp™ has been overwhelmingly positive, and one of her first year clients earned a national award in a Human Resources Best of the Best competition.

Anthonette was born in San Diego, California, and transplanted in Colorado. She is a public speaker, author, Veteran public school educator, and self-proclaimed “Civility Engineer”. She is married to a fellow teacher, and has one daughter. Her hobbies include writing, reading, and golfing, as well as baking, hiking, and exercising, though not necessarily in that order.

Click here to purchase Courtesy Bootcamp: A not-so-gentle reminder to live by The Golden Rule.

Episode 145

Frank Hare, MA, SME is a Risk Management Consultant, Technical Advisor and *TechSatirist* with Red Team Cyber Security. Red Team Cyber Security® offers many practical solutions. As an effective, boutique-type cyber security service, we specialize in educating and protecting the work-at-home-professional and small companies (1-200 workstations). This professional business demographic is truly the low hanging fruit and most vulnerable to Cyber Crime: Legal Firms, Medical Clinics, CPA Offices, Financial Investors & Brokers, Energy Companies, Private Institutions and Government Subcontractors.

Episode 144

Wendy Alpine is president and CEO of Alpine Communications, an award-winning Atlanta public relations firm, serving Atlanta, Marietta, Kennesaw, Alpharetta, Duluth and other Atlanta communities. As a former reporter and senior writer, she has a unique ability to determine what makes a product or company newsworthy, resulting in significant media attention for her clients in print, broadcast and online media outlets.

Episode 143

Joel Comm is an entrepreneur, NY Times bestselling author, and new media innovator. An expert on harnessing the power of social media and mobile applications to expand your brand’s reach and engage in active relationship marketing, Joel is a sought-after public speaker who leaves his audience inspired, entertained, and armed with strategic tools to create a new media campaign that will explode their business.

Click here to purchase Google AdSense Secrets 6.0: What Google Never Told You About Making Money with AdSense.

Episode 142

June Cline, Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), is the Southern, Sassy and Savvy, Harley Riding Humorist passionately showing people, teams and companies how to experience more of both. Her Keynotes, Workshops, Internet Podcast turned co-authored #1 Amazon Best Selling Book and One Woman Show, all are tools that help guide the way to those outcomes. President of The Center for Laughing and Learning: Where ROI Meets LOL, June shares her research and expertise using the power of laughter to boost company morale, engagement and the bottom line. The return on investment (ROI) of laughing out loud (LOL) with colleagues, clients and those for whom they care is measurable in retention, loyalty and trust.

A career on the radio, a love of the written word and a desire to help others lead a more successful life have all converged nicely in Sandy Weaver Carman’s career. The services she offers includes:

  • Employee engagement workshops, seminars, keynotes and coaching
  • Podcasting workshops, seminars and coaching
  • Audio production services – audio books, online learning, podcasts, radio station imaging, etc.

Click here to purchase Happiness Recipe: Whippin’ up happiness with wit, wisdom and wonderful food!

Episode 141

With many years experience in graphic design, photography and photo retouching, Charles LaRette specializes in helping individuals and companies fit their brands and identities to their social networks and make sure they look good doing it. Charles is also known online as his alter ego Hugh Briss.

Episode 140

As Director of Digital Strategy for the University of Colorado at Boulder, Curtis Snyder has oversight of all websites, social media and mobile applications for the Colorado Buffaloes. Digital Lead, Social and Mobile App liaison to Pac-12 Enterprises. He coordinates all digital content from brainstorming, creation, execution and engagement for web, social and mobile. Additionally, he is a member of the Diversity & Inclusive Excellence Committee and is co-chair of the LGBTQ sub-committee.

Episode 139

Patrick Allmond is a high content speaker, and a frequent consultant for ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox TV and KSBI TV. His business,  Focus Digital Marketing Agency, was founded over 17 years ago and is a recognized leader in the online marketing industry. Most tech speakers and consultants talk in abstract theories that sound great, but leave you even more clueless that before you heard them talk. They roll up their sleeves and show you exactly what you need to be doing in your business and in your life to grow and prosper. Forget “Old Media” and “new media”. What you learn from Focus will apply across the ages, and allow you to grow “Your Media” and a raving fan base that will love your company.

Episode 138

David Newman is a nationally acclaimed marketing speaker who presents to groups of entrepreneurs and executives who want to generate MORE leads, BETTER prospects, and BIGGER sales. David has been working at the intersection of marketing, technology, and professional services since 1992. His past clients and audiences include Accenture, KPMG, Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and 44 of the Fortune 500. He is an experienced professional services marketer, professional speaker, and strategic business coach. David has presented marketing keynotes, seminars, and strategic work sessions for over 600 groups, including state and national associations, nonprofit organizations, and companies of every size.

Click here to purchase Do It! 77 Instant-Action Ideas to Boost Sales, Maximize Profits, and Crush Your Competition.

Episode 137

Named one of Georgia’s Top 100 Most Notable Georgians by Georgia Trend Magazine and the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Top 40 under 40 most influential leaders, Demming Bass is an accomplished and proven business and nonprofit leader who has been nationally recognized for his extensive and broad marketing communications, public policy, leadership development and economic development accomplishments as an award-winning corporate and nonprofit executive. He is currently Constant Contact’s Regional Development Director for the Southeastern United States covering the states of North and South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, and Mississippi.

Episode 136

Greg Jameson is a Colorado Small Business of the Year and Inc 500 Award Winning Entrepreneur. He has spoken to audiences around the world about software solutions. His first book on eCommerce, “Grow Your Online Sales” was published in 2010. Since the advent of the Internet, he has been designing and running a hundreds of websites. He has also been selling through an online store in the B2C space, working the other end of the spectrum and dealing with a number of suppliers, manufacturers and drop-shippers. His current software, the WebStores shopping cart is designed from the ground up as a B2B shopping cart. It has been used for a wide variety of industries that sell through reseller networks including wholesale jewelers, growers, concrete pumpers, agricultural valves, artists, and metal fabricators. He continues to be the creative force at WebStores Ltd., developing applications that are now used by thousands of businesses all over the world. Greg holds a BS from Colorado State University and Masters from the University of Arizona.

Click here to purchase Amazon’s Dirty Little Secrets: How to Use the Power of Others to Market and Sell for You.

Episode 135

C.R. Wright, Josh Viau and Terri Stewart are employment law experts with the firm of Fisher & Phillips, LLC.

Fisher Phillips is a national law firm committed to providing practical business solutions for employers’ workplace legal problems. Labor and employment law is all the firm does, offering deep and broad knowledge and experience in the area of the law the attorneys know best. Fisher & Phillips attorneys help clients avoid legal problems, are dedicated to providing exceptional client service, and are there when you need them. The firm has 350 attorneys in 32 offices. We have offices located in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, D.C.

Episode 134

Ava Diamond, founder of Big Impact Speaking, helps big vision entrepreneurs increase their impact, influence, and income through speaking.  She is passionate about helping entrepreneurs step into their message in a big way and share it powerfully.

Episode 133

Sarah Santacroce is a certified social media, internet marketing, and virtual event specialist, who enjoys every aspect of small business marketing. Sarah specializes in LinkedIn.

Episode 132

Andrea Nierenberg, the founder of The Nierenberg Consulting Group, has been helping professionals improve their communication and strategic networking skills to find, grow and keep their business for over 25 years.

Episode 131

For over 15 years Stephan Hovnanian has helped companies make their entire online presence work harder and smarter to deliver real business results and exceptional customer experience. He believes strongly that data-informed strategies, when combined with just the right amount of transparency and empathy, will forge paths to customer success, brand advocacy, and higher profitability. Stephan is a Google+ expert.

Episode 130

Sales Maven founder and best selling author, Nikki Rausch, is an award-winning sales executive with 23+ years of sales experience selling to organizations such as Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett Packard, Seattle Public Schools, & NASA. By combining her sales experience with her master certification in Neuro- Linguistic Programming, Nikki teaches simple, yet powerful techniques anyone can use. Entrepreneurs hire Nikki to learn how to sell in an authentic way without being pushy so they build relationships and close more deals.

Episode 129

Mark W. Schaefer is the author of The Tao of Twitter (2012 and 2014), Return On Influence (2012), Born to Blog (2013), Social Media Explained (2014), The Content Code (2015), and KNOWN (2017). He is a globally-recognized educator, speaker, business consultant, and author. His well-known blog {grow} (www.businessesGROW.com), is one of the most acclaimed marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for nearly 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He has advanced degrees in marketing and organizational development and holds seven patents. Mark enjoys teaching social media marketing courses and is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University and has lectured at many universities including Oxford and Princeton. He is a popular public speaker and has appeared in the WSJ, New York Times, Wired, Forbes, Fortune, CBS News, and many other global media outlets.
Click here to purchase The Tao of Twitter: Changing Your Life and Business 140 Characters at a Time.

Episode 128

As an author, professional speaker and multi-faceted marketing mentor, Debra Jason enjoys educating and empowering creative solopreneurs and enthusiastic business owners with business-building strategies they need to create a lifestyle business that provides them with the flexibility, fun and freedom to do what they love. She also inspires you to communicate your message in a way that captivates and converts your prospects into loyal, raving fans – even if you have been struggling with how to transform your ideas into words in the past. Debra enjoys sharing her knowledge via public speaking. In addition to being a featured guest on online programs she has presented numerous live workshops on building relationships and the art of engaging as they apply to marketing, social media and copywriting.

Business coach, speaker, author, musician, husband and dad. Tom Buford helps his clients create fun, profitable businesses that allow space for a great lifestyle. This happens at Tom Buford Marketing where he specializes in teaching service providers how to package, price and promote their signature training and coaching programs.

Episode 127

Business coach, speaker, author, musician, husband and dad. Tom Buford helps his clients create fun, profitable businesses that allow space for a great lifestyle. This happens at Tom Buford Marketing where he specializes in teaching service providers how to package, price and promote their signature training and coaching programs.

Episode 126

Andrea Vahl is a social media consultant and frequent contributor at Copyblogger and Hubspot, and is also known as social media edutainer, Grandma Mary. She is also the co-founder of the Social Media Manager School.

Click here to purchase Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies.

Episode 125

Sandy Jones-Kaminski, a Bay Area-based national speaker, trainer and marketing and business development consultant. She’s also the author of a #1 pick on an Inc.com Business Book Wish List, I’m at a Networking Event—Now What???: A Guide to Getting the Most Out of Any Networking Event.

Click here to purchase Sandy’s book.

Episode 124

Jeannette Seibly is an internationally recognized biz advisor and management consultant who has helped thousands of people work smarter, have financial freedom, and realize their dreams now. Along the way, she created three millionaires.

Click here to purchase It’s Time to Brag!: Five Amazing Steps to Sell Yourself – Career Edition.

Episode 123

One of the most in-demand marketing and customer experience speakers in the word today, David Avrin is known as The Visibility Coach. David Avrin has shared his high-energy and content-rich presentations with enthusiastic audiences across North America and around the world. In his entertaining and highly-actionable marketing presentations, David Avrin shows business owners and leaders, sales professionals, HR audiences and entrepreneurs how to do a deep-dive to ferret-out, recognize, craft and promote a truly unique and marketable competitive advantage.

Click here to purchase It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You! A Practical Business Guide to Raising Your Profits by Raising Your Profile.

Episode 122

Kurt Shaver is the founder of The Sales Foundry, a company that teaches social selling techniques to B2B sales organizations. He brings an in-depth understanding of social selling technologies. As a speaker, Kurt inspires audiences to use new selling techniques to increase their income. His background includes 25 years of successful sales and management experience at Fortune 500s and dot.com start-ups. Audience’s love his high-energy, entertaining style that blends time-tested selling practices with the latest techniques and technology.

Episode 121

Sarah Santacroce helps small business owners get clients online, especially on LinkedIn. She teaches how to increase your online visibility so you can quit chasing clients and get found; how to tap into the power of social media to increase your leads; and how to increase your visibility and generate business.

Episode 120

Mandy Volpe is the Marketing Manager for Unique Venues. She is passionate about marketing and social media for meeting planners and event venues. At Unique Venues, Mandy is responsible for developing, implementing, and executing all external direct sales and marketing communications.

Episode 119

As a copywriter, speaker, & multi-faceted marketing strategist, Debra Jason empowers you with the power tools you need to gain exposure for your business, create a flow of clients, and build your business so you can enjoy a freedom-based lifestyle.

Episode 118

Jason Falls is a consultant, speaker, strategist, and thinker in the world of digital marketing and social media. He is the owner of Social Media Explorer, a social media consulting service, as well as Exploring Social Media, a learning community. He works with corporate clients, developing and managing their social media and PR strategies. He is a highly sought-after speaker, traveling around the country to speak to various trade associations, conferences, and corporate groups.

Click here to purchase No Bullshit Social Media: The All-Business, No-Hype Guide to Social Media Marketing.

Episode 117

Andrea R. Nierenberg is an executive coach, networking strategist and consultant is the force behind The Nierenberg Consulting Group.

Episode 116

Mark W. Schaefer is the author of The Tao of Twitter (2012 and 2014), Return On Influence (2012), Born to Blog (2013), Social Media Explained (2014), The Content Code (2015), and KNOWN (2017). He is a globally-recognized educator, speaker, business consultant, and author. His well-known blog {grow} (www.businessesGROW.com), is one of the most acclaimed marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for nearly 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He has advanced degrees in marketing and organizational development and holds seven patents. Mark enjoys teaching social media marketing courses and is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University and has lectured at many universities including Oxford and Princeton. He is a popular public speaker and has appeared in the WSJ, New York Times, Wired, Forbes, Fortune, CBS News, and many other global media outlets.
Click here to purchase Social Media Explained: Untangling the World’s Most Misunderstood Business Trend.

Episode 115

Vanessa DiMauro is CEO of Leader Networks, a research and consulting firm that helps companies use digital and social technologies to gain competitive advantage. She is a strategist, advisor, researcher, author, and keynote speaker. Vanessa was named one of Forbes’ Top 40 Social Media Masters Worldwide and one of CEOWorld’s Most Powerful Women in Social Media. She was also recognized as Research Fellow of the Year by the Society for New Communications Research. Vanessa holds a B.A. and M.A. from Boston College and is faculty at Columbia University in the Information and Knowledge Strategy (IKNS) Master’s program.

Episode 114

Jeffrey Hayzlett is a global business celebrity and primetime TV show host of “C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett” on Bloomberg Television.

Episode 113

Sue Worthington is the founder of Get Social for Business, based in Manchester, UK. She teaches business owners, service professionals, authors, coaches, speakers and entrepreneurs how to use social media effectively to grow their businesses.

Episode 112

Mary Wright talks about how to handle a bad review on an Internet review site. Mary has been an employment lawyer for 25+ years and is currently a partner at Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak and Stewart.

Episode 111

Sandy Jones-Kaminski is a a Bay Area-based national speaker, trainer and marketing and business development consultant. She’s also the author of I’m at a Networking Event—Now What???: A Guide to Getting the Most Out of Any Networking Event.

Click here to purchase Sandy’s book.

Episode 110

Geoffrey James writes one the world’s most-visited business blogs, the award winning “Sales Source” column on Inc.com. His writing has appeared in Fast Company, Wired, Men’s Health, and The New York Times.
Click here to purchase Business Without the Bullsh*t: 49 Secrets and Shortcuts Your Need to Know.

Episode 109

Corey Perlman is the President of eBoot Camp, Inc., an education company that provides people with the knowledge and skills to effectively market their business on the Web. Through interactive books, seminars and workshops, Corey quickly transforms business owners, entrepreneurs and company employees into Internet marketing “propeller-heads!” Since 2005, Corey has conducted over 200 eBoot Camp workshops and seminars to public audiences as well as small and mid size companies all over the world. With a layman’s terms and learn-by-doing approach, these workshops and seminars have earned an overall exceeded expectations rating of over 90%. Corey’s book, eBoot Camp: Proven Internet Marketing Techniques to Grow Your Business, hit #1 on the Amazon.com bestseller’s list in the marketing, retail and ecommerce categories and is available in major bookstores throughout the world.
Click here to purchase Social Media Overload: Simple Social Media Strategies for Overwhelmed and Time Deprived Businesses.

Episode 108

Patrice Barber, CEO of Taylor Made Emarketing, an international inbound marketing firm. Patrice’s areas of specialties include developing and leading strategic initiatives for product development leveraging digital and mobile marketing lead generation, industry association management, serial entrepreneur, investor and board member various companies and organizations focused on entrepreneurship, leadership development, and secondary and higher education.

Episode 107

With nearly 20 years of Internet experience Wendy McClelland has shared her Internet marketing and social media knowledge with over 10,000 people at live events.

Episode 106

Howard Cattie is the founder of CareerOyster. With over 30 years of experience, Howard has extensive experience in coaching jobseekers and recruiters in effective career planning, resume writing, interview coaching and job closing strategies.

Episode 105

Lauren Kinsey, founder of Show Up Online Columbus, helps business owners with overall digital marketing strategy, encompassing social media and beyond.

Episode 104

Dorothéa Bozicolona-Volpe is a a strategic digital marketing executive who specializes in developing business for international brands via initiating and integrating social media and digital strategies and enterprise social networking.

Episode 103

Wade Kwon helps businesses communicate more effectively, online and offline. Whether through social media, writing, SEO, speaking, media releases, networking or other means, companies rely on my decades of experience as a strategist, writer and blogger. Wade teaches classes in social media, develop plans for companies to reach customers and speak around the country at conferences. He’s won numerous awards in social media, blogging and writing. But Wade’s main focus is working with select clients in finding new opportunities through smart communication strategy.

Episode 102

David B. Wright is Founder and Chief Marketing Officer for W 3 Group, a marketing firm with special expertise in SEO, Video Marketing (and Video SEO), local search, online PR and more. In short, they help businesses get more BUSINESS!

Episode 101

Kevin Kuykendall is a marketing expert and founder of Rising Fire Marketing. Rising Fire Marketing is a Direct Response Marketing Agency and they study the great marketers and copywriters to learn their secrets for creating successful campaigns. Rising Fire uses all appropriate forms of media and learns everything they can about the target market; what and why they’re really buying, and what they need to hear to make them give you money. Remember, marketing is all about people and if you don’t know the market, you don’t stand a chance of selling to it.

Episode 100

Jackie Tulos is a marketing strategist and business growth expert for small businesses throughout the U.S. and Canada. She is the founder of Targeted Local, providing state of the art Online Reputation Management & Marketing tools and assistance.

Episode 099

Neal Schaffer, named a Forbes Top 50 Social Media Power Influencer two years in a row, is the creator of Advertising Age’s Top 100 Global Marketing Blog Windmill Networking (recently rebranded as Maximize Social Business), and a global speaker on social media who also teaches as part of Rutgers University’s Mini-MBA in Social Media Marketing Program. As a leading social media strategist, Neal has created social media strategies, coached implementation, and helped train dozens of companies, from startups and small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises and even a Grammy Award-winning musician.

Click here to purchase Maximize Your Social: A One-Stop Guide to Building a Social Media Strategy for Marketing and Business Success.

Episode 098

Barry Feldman, the founder of Feldman Creative, was named a Top 40 Digital Strategist by Online Marketing Institute and one of 25 Social Media Marketing Experts You Need to Know by LinkedIn. Feldman Creative does corporate ID, printing, promotions, print design, web design, interface design, apparel design, interface design, html, and all things interactive.

Episode 097

Lida Citroën is an international branding and reputation management specialist who designs and enhances the identities of companies, executives and thought-leaders globally. As principal and founder of LIDA360, LLC, Lida is a sought-after expert in the field of brand development, reputation management and online marketing. An accomplished speaker and columnist, Lida is often featured in the media, including: MSNBC, Fortune Magazine, Forbes.com, Entrepreneur.com, Harvard Business Review, ICOSA Magazine, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, KUSA 9News, Fox31 News and US News & World Report.

Click here to purchase Reputation 360: Creating power through personal branding.

Episode 096

Jason Schneider helps companies develop their digital marketing objectives. Projects involve online advertising, search engine optimization, content marketing, and paid digital. Engagement and discovery with online marketing requires many channels in order to communicate awareness to a new or existing audience. Jason works to address digital strategy and how to implement into multi-channel marketing plans. The most effective efforts combine Digital Advertising (CPM, PPC, Native), SEO, Social Media, mobile website and traditional media channels.

Episode 095

Stacey Stegman, Global Communications Director at Denver International Airport, shared many great insights about how DIA uses social media to communicate with travelers. Even though DIA is a very large entity, many of their strategies and tactics apply to any size business.

Episode 094

Niki Lopez is the Principal and Owner of Focus Marketing & PR, whose mission is to work with small and medium-sized business owners on effective ways to market using low-cost, high-return methods of advertising. Specialties include internet marketing, public relations, and the creation of client-retention management (CRM) systems. Focus Marketing + PR is now an official Google Partner, with an Ad Words Certified staff to help you utilize all of the tools Google has to offer small businesses.

Episode 093

As founder of MOSTraining, Donna Gilliland provides three core areas of workforce development training, which includes Microsoft Office, Mobile productivity and Social Media Marketing. Custom training is developed for each customer based upon an assessment of need. Productivity training is provided in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, OneNote and Office 365. The goal of training is to increase efficiency and accuracy by closing the knowledge gaps through customized training. Donna’s professional speaking and training career spans 25 years. Her strengths include the ability to take complicated concepts and communicate them in an easy-to-understand way. My training is fun and results driven.

Episode 092

Jean Lanoue is a longtime entrepreneur, best selling author, speaker and the CEO and founder of The Social Jeanie and Digital Marketing Genie, two successful Central Florida based businesses that help navigate social media and the world of online marketing and even provide done-for-you services. She has created a business in the box to allow coaches, authors and speakers to quickly establish their online presence. In addition to her businesses, Jean is also an author, a national public speaker and has been recognized as one of America’s Premier Experts in Digital Marketing & Social Media.

Episode 091

Jason Miller leads global content and social initiatives for LinkedIn Marketing Solutions helping marketers understand how to use LinkedIn to achieve their marketing goals and deliver real ROI. Previously he was the senior manager of social media strategy at Marketo and responsible for leading the company’s content and social media efforts. Before entering the B2B space, he spent ten years at Sony developing and executing marketing campaigns around the biggest names in music. Jason is a frequent contributor to top marketing blogs Content Marketing Institute, Social Media Examiner, Marketing Profs, Copyblogger, and has presented at numerous industry conference including Dreamforce, Social Media Marketing World , Authority Intensive, Inbound, Content Marketing World, Social Fresh, Microsoft Convergence, and more. When he is not building campaigns, creating remarkable content, and tracking the ROI of social, he is winning awards as a concert photographer, singing 80’s metal karaoke, and winning at Seinfeld trivia.

Click here to purchase Welcome to the Funnel: Proven Tactics to Turn Your Social Media and Content Marketing up to 11.

Episode 090

Ron Shevlin, is a senior analyst at Aite Group, specializing in retail banking issues including sales and marketing technologies, customer and marketing analytics, and consumer behavior

Episode 089

Denver’s “Consultalancer!” That’s a phrase Jane Dvorak coined nearly 30 years ago to describe the variety of services provided to her clients. Whether offering ongoing counsel or filling a project need, Jane brings a strategic approach that gives her clients greater depth and higher return on their communications efforts. Clients especially seek Jane’s skill in strategic planning and key messaging. Since starting JKD & Company in 1989, she’s driven communications programs for some of the largest nonprofits and has used her “thematic planning” concept to boost client programs that have resulted in media coverage in National Geographic and garnered multiple local and national awards. She brings together 30+ years of experience to help organizations gain new focus and direction through integrated communications with energy, creativity and impact.

Episode 088

Coach Laura Rubinstein is an award winning Social Media and Marketing Strategist, Certified Hypnotherapist, author and speaker. She is the President and co-founder of the Social Buzz Club and creator of the Savvy Social Media Success System. Laura has optimized marketing plans and developed branding strategies for more than 1,000 businesses, celebrities, speakers and authors across the globe helping them create more profits and brand popularity.

Episode 087

Patty Farmer, The Networking CEO™, is an award-winning and in-demand marketing professional, social media strategist, international speaker, and radio show host. Patty is the founder of BizLink Networking, a national face-to-face professional business networking organization that has helped thousands of business owners effectively grow their businesses using dynamic collaboration strategy. Patty’s role in the networking arena connecting businesses to the people, tools and resources they need most, combined with her unique ability to leverage ROR (Return On Relationships), has established her as a leader in collaborative strategy as well as a “go-to” marketing expert.

Episode 086

Martha Giffen is CEO of Best Kind Marketing. She has built a successful business using social networking to connect with people “one person at a time.” The co-author of a best selling book, she has created motivational audios and been featured on numerous talk radio shows. A favorite blogger with a large following, Martha dishes out plenty of southern charm as she helps entrepreneurs build their own lucrative businesses using her proven formula to Be Social Be Rich!

Click here to purchase Be Social Be Rich: Social Networking Your Way to Endless Profits!

Episode 085

Craig Price mixes the enthusiasm and passion of a fan with the professionalism and curiosity of a journalist. His podcast, “Reality Check with Craig Price”, is an eclectic mix of experts, pop culture and conversations that get past the sound bites into the reality of each subject. With experience as an award-winning comedian and professional leadership speaker, Craig delivers consistent, quality interviews that balance appropriate tone and allow both interviewees and their audiences’ true voices to be heard. His wit and calm demeanor put nervous interviewees at ease and make it easy for both speakers and audiences to shine. Craig has hosted his own podcast since 2011, garnering two Podcast Awards nominations and produces four other podcasts.

Episode 084

Stephanie Hillberry is an EXPERT on blogging and she shared tons of great tips for why businesses should blog, how to get started, “what’ to write, and lots more!

Episode 083

Shelly Kramer, Founder and CEO of V3 Integrated Marketing, is a brand strategist focused on delivering integrated marketing solutions and leveraging the web and inbound marketing to drive leads and sales.

Episode 082

Joel Comm is an entrepreneur, NY Times bestselling author, and new media innovator. An expert on harnessing the power of social media and mobile applications to expand your brand’s reach and engage in active relationship marketing, Joel is a sought-after public speaker who leaves his audience inspired, entertained, and armed with strategic tools to create a new media campaign that will explode their business.
Click here to purchase Joel’s books.

Episode 081

Gina Carr is an Author, Speaker and Marketing Consultant who works with Thought Leaders to leverage social media marketing for more profits, influence, and success. A 20 year serial entrepreneur, Gina has an MBA from the Harvard Business School and engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Gina helps speakers, authors, and business owners share their brilliance with the world and build powerful tribes of raving fans.

Terry Brock is an internationally recognized speaker and business coach in the areas of marketing & technology. He has spoken for many groups around the world about leveraging technology for marketing and productivity and to enhance business relationships.

Click here to purchase Klout Matters: How to Engage Customers, Boost Your Digital Influence – and Raise Your Klout Score for Success.

Episode 080

Eric V. Holtzclaw is founder and CEO of Laddering Works, a marketing and product strategy firm. He advises clients on the development of customer-centric products, services, marketing messages, and experiences. Eric has spent more than 20 years founding multiple start-up companies, including one of the first profitable Internet enterprises. Eric speaks regularly on evidence-based customer research, consumer trends, leadership, and entrepreneurship.

Click here to purchase Laddering: Unlocking the Potential of Consumer Behavior.

Episode 079

Isaac Pigott is a Communications Strategist for Alabama Power Company and owner of Positive Position Media Consulting. A seasoned communicator who brings a depth of knowledge across many fields, Ike draws upon years of work in broadcast news, crisis communications training, and consulting with non-profits and disaster responders. Areas of expertise now include the use and promotion of new media tools as an integral part of the messaging mix, to reach people where they really are.

Episode 078

Peter Shankman, author, entrepreneur, speaker, and worldwide connector, globally recognized for radically new ways of thinking about marketing, customer service, advertising, PR, and social media and co-founder of Shankman | Honig.

Click here to purchase Nice Companies Finish First: Why Cutthroat Management is Over – and Collaboration Is In.

Episode 077

James Spann is the Chief Meteorologist for ABC 33/40. He can be seen weeknights on the news at 5, 6, and 10 o’clock. He joined ABC 33/40 one month after the station signed on the air in the fall of 1996. In all, James has been a television weather anchor for 32 years. Along the way he has worked for WCFT in Tuscaloosa, WSFA in Montgomery, KDFW in Dallas and two other stations in Birmingham.

Episode 076

Sandy Weaver Carman works with writers, speakers and coaches, so they can make the work they’ve already done work even harder. For this program, Sandy interviewed Deb Krier about how to truly optimize your use of LinkedIn.

Episode 075

Guest Host Patrick Almond talked with Corey Perlman. Patrick is a digital marketing expert and Corey is the President of eBoot Camp, Inc., an education company that provides people with the knowledge and skills to effectively market their business on the Web. Through interactive books, seminars and workshops, Corey quickly transforms business owners, entrepreneurs and company employees into Internet marketing “propeller-heads!”

Episode 074

Guest Host Charles LeRette (aka Hugh Briss), founder of Social Identities, took over the microphone for this program and interviewed Scott Monty, global head of social media at Ford Motor Company.

Episode 073

College athletics poses special challenges for social media. Kennesaw State University Athletic Director, Vaughn Williams, and the Assistant Director of Athletics Communications discussed how they are successfully using social media as part of their athletic department activities.

Episode 072

For over 15 years Stephan Hovnanian has helped companies make their entire online presence work harder and smarter to deliver real business results and exceptional customer experience. Stephan believes strongly that data-informed strategies, when combined with just the right amount of transparency and empathy, will forge paths to customer success, brand advocacy, and higher profitability. In this broadcast, Stephan discussed hot to optimize Google+.

Episode 071

Vic Reynolds is the District Attorney for Cobb County, in Georgia. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Georgia Southern University. After graduating, Vic returned to Rome, where he was in law enforcement for four years. In 1986, Vic graduated from law school at Georgia State University and began prosecuting felony cases as an assistant district attorney in Fulton and Cobb counties. He was a prosecutor in Cobb when he was appointed as Chief Magistrate in 1994. Vic won election to a full term as Chief Magistrate in 1996, earning 72 percent of the vote. As Chief Magistrate, his duties included presiding over the Cobb County Drug Court. He left the bench in 1999 and began practicing criminal-defense law. In July 2012, Vic was chosen by voters as the Republican nominee for District Attorney of the Cobb Judicial Circuit, and he won the office without opposition in the Nov. 6, 2012, general election.

Episode 070

Josh Parkinson is the founder and CEO of PostPlanner. PostPlanner is a Facebook app which helps page administrators and group administrators automate their Facebook accounts.

Episode 069

Denise Wakeman is an online marketing consultant and founder of The Blog Squad™. Since 1996, she has been assisting professionals and small businesses to leverage the Internet with online marketing strategies using business blogs, ezines, content development plans and ecommerce systems. Denise has more than 20 years experience in small business management and has co-authored numerous blogging programs and books.

Episode 068

Dr. Lisa Richardson is the founder and CEO of Flow Interactive Media. She is a WordPress Developer and Digital Strategist, specializing in small, high-touch businesses and consultants.

Episode 067

As the Director of Marketing and Communications for Howard Brothers, a True Value Hardware store and Outdoor Power Equipment company, he is responsible for creating and implementing all website strategy, SEO and print materials. He also manages their social media platforms. Andy is also the founder of Wingspan Marketing, where he helps small businesses develop and implement best practice web presence strategy. This involves architecture, design, content creation, web development, SEO, SEM, and social media integration.

Episode 066

Gina Carr is an Author, Speaker and Marketing Consultant who works with Thought Leaders to leverage social media marketing for more profits, influence, and success. A 20 year serial entrepreneur, Gina has an MBA from the Harvard Business School and engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Gina helps speakers, authors, and business owners share their brilliance with the world and build powerful tribes of raving fans.

Episode 065

Jon Loomer is a Facebook Marketing Strategist and an expert in Facebook advertising. He is the founder of Jon Loomer Digital, which was recognized as one of Social Media Examiner’s Top 10 Social Media Blogs of 2013. It is the most complete online resource of advanced Facebook marketing tips and tutorials, updated on nearly a daily basis.

Episode 064

Patrick Allmond is the Chief Experience Officer at All About Focus, which is a recognized leader in the online marketing industry. Patrick is also a high content speaker, and a frequent consultant for ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox TV and KSBI TV.

Episode 063

Sharon Roper is the Chief Operations Officer and Kirk Williams is the CEO/CTO of Communic8, providing project and production management for broadcast, video and PR clients. Creative services are integrated through communication strategies, video, marketing, PR and social media. Software applications and mobile apps are also available to meet your needs. We deliver broadcast quality video production for commercials, trainings and web infomercials. Streaming solutions from lobbies to web and mobile devices are also available.

Episode 062

Chris Ames is the product midwife for a startup in Atlanta named 8BIT which, in a fit of irony, is responsible for creating an array of products and services that have nothing to do with 8BIT video games. He is an Internet citizen, a sarcasm enthusiast, and sensibility advocate who has a gift for describing technical concepts with equal parts brevity and clarity.

Episode 061

Kimzani Constable is an author who self-published two ebooks and sold over 80,000 copies. He is a consultant who works with companies worldwide on how to effectively find their target audience and truly connect with them through social media. He is an international speaker with a mission is to help people live the full and abundant life they deserve

Episode 060

Birmingham native Wade Kwon works as a communications consultant and we talked about how businesses can – and should – use storytelling to tell their business story. The Poynter Institute selected Wade as one of 35 Influential People in Social Media. Birmingham Magazine readers selected him as Best Tweeter 2 years running in the Best of B’ham 2010 and 2011 online polls.

Episode 059

Paul Slack is the President of Splash Media U, Social Media Training and Resources, the industry’s first accredited Social Media Marketing MOOC, which helps businesses and individuals get the most out of Social Media Marketing. Their accredited online curriculum offers training in Strategy building, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Blogging. They offer individual certificates as well as a master certification.

Click here to purchase Social Rules! for Entrepreneurs and Small Business: A Common Sense Guide to Social Media Marketing.

Episode 058

Wayne Breitbarth, founder of Power Formula LLC, is an industry leader in LinkedIn training and marketing. He has shared his expertise with more than 80,000 professionals through private business consulting, dynamic presentations to global audiences. Wayne works with companies to develop a comprehensive strategy for using LinkedIn to increase sales, raise brand awareness, recruit employees and reduce recruiting fees, and discover new markets for products and services. His 35 years’ experience in the areas of operations, finance, management, consulting, and business ownership enable him to “put it all together” for his clients. In addition to his consulting work, Wayne is a dynamic speaker. His practical yet entertaining presentations have inspired audiences at conventions, industry association events, corporate training sessions, and executive groups.
Click here to purchase The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success: Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search.

Episode 057

As the Founder of Zero-G Creative and ORBTR, Erik Wolf is a dynamic marketing communications professional and MBA specializing in helping small and medium-sized businesses develop brands, web sites and marketing programs.

Episode 056

Charles LeRette, aka Hugh Briss, is the founder of Social Identities. With many years of experience in graphic design and advertising Charles specializes in helping individuals and companies fit their brands and identities to their social networks. He designs custom graphics and backgrounds for most social networks including, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google+, blogs and others.

Episode 055

Identified by Forbes Magazine as one of the Top 20 Women for Entrepreneurs to Follow on Twitter, Melissa Galt provides a lot of actionable strategy about relationship marketing and the tools available (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Blogging, Ezines, Pinterest and more) to get your company or organization found faster by the right leads and do more business for a bigger bottom line.

Episode 054

Social media is an important tool in a job search and this program featured two HR professionals, Susan Avello and Sabrina Baker. Susan is passionate about helping individuals as well as businesses discover the power of their online presence and branding. Sabrina is a human resource professional and recruiter who works on both sides of the employment line.

Episode 053

Kevin Knebl is the “Most Positive & Encouraging Guy On Earth!” Kevin is a Social Selling and Relationship Marketing Speaker and is the coauthor of the book, The Social Media Sales Revolution: The New Rules for Finding Customers, Building Relationships, and Closing More Sales Through Online Networking. He’s also a contributing author of Learn Marketing with Social Media in Seven Days.

Click here to purchase The Social Media Sales Revolution: The New Rules for Finding Customers, Building Relationships, and Closing More Sales Through Online Networking.

Episode 052

Passionate and determined to change the world one word at a time. Kelly R. Rasmussen, PhD, has been with the 9-1-1 industry since 1986. She rose through the ranks from Dispatcher to Director and is now an International Speaker and Author on using words to change lives. She is a member of the 9-1-1 organizations APCO and NENA and is a certified Emergency Number Professional. She is also a member of the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI). Kelly is a proven leader as the CEO of Success Communications, Inc. and is being featured on cable News show Inside Business. Kelly R. Rasmussen is a Word Warrior using Powerful Words to Powerfully change Lives.

Click here to purchase 9-1-1, Who Will Answer Your Call?

Episode 051

Lida Citroën is an internationally regarded branding expert based in Denver. Lida has made a career of helping people and companies create new or enhanced identities. With more than 20 years of experience in creating and implementing standout strategies for public and private companies, Lida is a brand architect who excels at finding and emphasizing the values that operate at the core of each company and every individual.

Click here to purchase Reputation 360: Creating power through personal branding.

Episode 050

Heather Bussing specializes in employment law, along with social media and Internet law. She is also a writer for HR Examiner, writing on employment law, social media and internet law with occasional rants. She’s the Editor for the Editorial Advisory Board, a brilliant and delightful group of HR professionals and analysts.

Episode 049

Lori Ruff is the CEO Integrated Alliances, a LinkedIn & Social Media Strategic Thought Leader and one of Forbes Top Social Media Power Influencers. Mike O’Neill is the founder of Integrated Alliances, a LinkedIn Author, Corporate B2B Sales Trainer as well as a Keynote Speaker, Futurist and Radio Host.

Episode 048

Through social media exploration for training, speaking and marketing small businesses, Dawn Gartin has capitalized on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Yammer. Colleagues and clients regularly request that she teach, train or just plain do it for them!

Episode 047

Joe M. Turner is metro-Atlanta’s most-recommended corporate entertainer and professional speaker specializing in sleight-of-hand magic and mentalism performances and presentations, based on LinkedIn recommendations and Google reviews.

Episode 046

Beth Hayden helps entrepreneurs make money and get out of social media overwhelm by helping them create online marketing systems that really work. She’s a nationally known speaker and social media expert, and she regularly contributes to the web’s top social media blogs, including Copyblogger.com and Problogger.com. Her guest post on Pinterest marketing for Copyblogger.com is one of the site’s most-shared posts. Beth frequently speaks about blogging, content marketing and Pinterest at conferences and events across the country.

Click here to purchase Pinfluence: The Complete Guide to Marketing Your Business with Pinterest.

Episode 045

Cindy Ratzlaff is the founder of Brand New Brand You, Inc., a brand marketing and communications consulting firm specializing in results driven social engagement solutions for authors, publishers, entrepreneurs, Fortune 1000 companies and online businesses. Forbes named her one of the Top Women Entrepreneurs to Follow on Twitter and Ad Age named her to the Ad Age Marketing 50 list. Cindy specializes cross platform marketing campaigns and consumer facing brand messaging.

Episode 044

Martin Shervington, Law and Business Degree (Joint Hons), PG Dip Organisational Psychology, Master Practitioner NLP has
spent 15 years in this field working as an executive coach and marketing psychologist; he is now based between the UK and the USA, dependent upon clients.

Click here to purchase The Art and Science of Google+: A psychological, user friendly and sometimes even humorous guide to this new social layer.

Episode 043

Joyce Feustel is the founder of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor, and she makes social media simple, easy and fun. Joyce provides personalized social media tutoring and social media training to small business owners and others who want to be more effective and productive in their use of such social media sites as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pinterest.

Episode 042

As a shareholder and general counsel at the law firm of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C., Mary Wright is an attorney who specializes in employment law. She is also the editor of “HR Gazette.”

Episode 041

Joyce Feustel is the founder of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor, and she makes social media simple, easy and fun. Joyce provides personalized social media tutoring and social media training to small business owners and others who want to be more effective and productive in their use of such social media sites as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pinterest.

Episode 040

Bob Burg is a sought-after speaker at corporate conventions and for entrepreneurial events. He regularly addresses audiences ranging in size from 50 to 16,000 — sharing the platform with notables including today’s top thought leaders, broadcast personalities, Olympic athletes and political leaders including a former United States President.

Although for years he was best known for his book “Endless Referrals,” over the past few years it’s his business parable, “The Go-Giver” (coauthored with John David Mann) that has captured the heart and imagination of his readers.

Click here to purchase It’s Not About You: A Little Story About What Matters Most in Business.

Episode 039

Wayne Breitbarth, founder of Power Formula LLC, is an industry leader in LinkedIn training and marketing. He has shared his expertise with more than 80,000 professionals through private business consulting, dynamic presentations to global audiences, and his critically acclaimed book “The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success: Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search.”

Wayne works with companies to develop a comprehensive strategy for using LinkedIn to increase sales, raise brand awareness, recruit employees and reduce recruiting fees, and discover new markets for products and services. His 35 years’ experience in the areas of operations, finance, management, consulting, and business ownership enable him to “put it all together” for his clients. In addition to his consulting work, Wayne is a dynamic speaker. His practical yet entertaining presentations have inspired audiences at conventions, industry association events, corporate training sessions, and executive groups.

Click here to purchase The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success: Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search.

Episode 038

Joey Sargent is the founder and principal of BrandSprout Advisors, an Atlanta-based management consulting firm, Joey accelerates business growth with fresh perspectives that help her clients dramatically improve their market impact.

Episode 037

Amber Irwin is the CEO at Boundless Internet Marketing Solutions and Social Media Manager with Your Marketing Voice

Episode 036

Eric Rader is a results-oriented Sales Leader and Creative Marketing Specialist.

Episode 035

Hugh Briss is the Social Identity Specialist at Social Identities. With many years of experience in graphic design and advertising Hugh now specializes in helping individuals and companies fit their brands and identities to their social networks. He designs custom graphics and backgrounds for most social networks including, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google+, blogs and others.

Episode 034

Adrienne Graham founded Empower Me! Corporation, a business Growth Strategies consultancy with brand extensions in media, publishing and entrepreneurial education. She0 hosts Views From the Top Radio Show, and created Empower Me Institute, Empower Me! Magazine, Empowered for Growth TV & Next Level Business Strategies.

Click here to purchase No, You Can’t Pick My Brain: It Costs Too Much.

Episode 033

Elizabeth Suarez is a conflict resolution and inclusiveness/cultural competency strategist. This discussion was on dealing with conflict, negativity and other issues on social media.

Episode 032

Jeff Sheehan, of Sheehan Marketing Strategies, is a frequent speaker on marketing and Social Media, as well as a provider of Social Media, Internet, and strategic marketing strategies and tactics to companies, non-profits and professionals to increase exposure, lead generation, and engagement to help facilitate revenue growth. His focus is on an integrated approach using traditional media, WordPress websites, as well as Social Media tools, with an emphasis on LinkedIn, Twitter, Google, Facebook, and Pinterest or whatever provides the greatest ROI and ROE.

Episode 031

Phyllis Khare is the Social Media strategist and a regular columnist for iPhone Life magazine. She is a dynamic speaker and trainer, and has been a featured guest on Social Media Examiner, eMarketingVids, and Social Media Manners Twitter Events. She is coauthor of Facebook Marketing All-in-One For Dummies.

Click here to purchase Social Media Marketing eLearning Kit for Dummies.

Episode 030

Nancy Kenney is the founder of Green Girl Media. Nancy is an experienced social media manager and digital marketer, having managed social strategies for small to mid size businesses since 2008.

Episode 029

Gina Schreck is a a self-proclaimed technology FREAK, Author & Geek, Chief Hooligan @ Synapse Connecting where they manage SocMed for businesses large and small.

Episode 028

Heather Lutze is the widely acclaimed speaker, trainer, and consultant who literally wrote the book on search engine marketing. Two books, in fact—The Findability Formula: The Easy, Non-Technical Approach to Search Engine Marketing and the brand new Thumbonomics: The Essential Business Roadmap for Social Media & Mobile Marketing. Her writing and in-demand keynotes and workshops are delivered with the same witty, “no-geek-speak” style that has managed to demystify internet marketing for countless business owners.

Click here to purchase Thumbonomics: The Essential Business Roadmap to Social Media and Mobile Marketing.

Episode 027

Beth Hayden is a nationally known speaker and social media expert, and she regularly contributes to the web’s top social media blogs, including Copyblogger.com and Problogger.com. Her guest post on Pinterest marketing for Copyblogger.com is one of the site’s most-shared posts. Beth frequently speaks about blogging, content marketing and Pinterest at conferences and events across the country.

Click here to purchase Pinfluence: The Complete Guide to Marketing Your Business with Pinterest.

Episode 026

Andrea Vahl is a Social Media Coach, Speaker and Strategist. She is a co-author Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies. She specializes in helping small businesses with their social media strategy and has worked with authors, realtors, restaurants, retail stores, medical health centers, online bloggers and more. She also uses her improv comedy skills to blog as an entertaining character named Grandma Mary – Social Media Edutainer.

Click here to purchase Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies.

Episode 025

Kelly Noble Mirabella is the founder of Stellar Media Marketing and is a Social Media Specialist & Consultant as well as a Social Media Speaker and Trainer.

Episode 024

Debra Zimmer is the founder of The Expert Marketing Coach. She provides marketing consulting, marketing coaching, marketing training programs, and tools to help you magnify your impact. She’s also a national speaker, author and trainer focused on Social Media Strategy and Marketing Management.

Episode 023

Viveka von Rosen is known internationally as the “LinkedIn Expert” and has trained more than 10,000 business professionals on using the popular social media platform. She hosts the weekly #LinkedInChat on Twitter and is co-moderator of LinkedStrategies, the largest LinkedIn strategy group on LinkedIn. With 25,000+ first-level LinkedIn connections, she is regularly quoted in such outlets as Mashable.com, TheSocialMediaExaminer.com, and the Miami Herald. In January 2012, she was named a Top 50 Social Media Influencer by Forbes.

Click here to purchase LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day.

Episode 022

Barb Tobias is THE Thrift Talk Diva! Barb is an effective life coach, a dynamic public speaker, an unforgettable thrift coach, and her book Tossed & Found uplifts and embraces the world’s aspiring Thrift Divas.

Episode 021

Sean Moore is the owner (and driver) of Clementine – THE Denver Cupcake Truck! Sean uses social media exclusively to promote when and where Clementine will be every day.

Episode 020

Donna Shannon is not the feel-good career coach you might expect. For over eight years, she worked as the grumpy recruiter who never let your resume get through to the hiring manager. Since 2004, she has been teaching effective job search strategies to bypass the corporate guard dogs just like her. She has presented at national conferences in Dallas, San Francisco and San Diego. Through her consulting business, The Personal Touch Career Services, Donna offers top quality resumes, coaching and specialized training for job seekers across the country.

Click here to purchase How to Get a Job Without Going Crazy: A Practical Guide to Your Employment Search.

Episode 019

Corrinda Campbell is the founder of Hard Working Web. They create websites that work as hard as you do. Your website has a job to do. A solid marketing foundation and comprehensive strategy will make sure your website gets the job done. Whether you want more sales, leads, to communicate your message, sell products and services, create a membership group or display your work your website design, content, and technology are all crafted with a specific objective in mind.

Episode 018

Kim Sporrer is the Director of Communications for the Humane Society of Boulder Valley. They use social media extensively to feature the animals they have available for adoption, as well as to communicate with the general public.

Episode 017

Avram Gonzales is known for his high energy lectures and training seminars on stages across the US. He has educated over 100,000 business owners worldwide on the most cutting-edge online marketing strategies to drive additional revenue to your business. He is an expert at adding video to your online presence.

Episode 016

Sabrina Risley is the founder of CERTUS Professional Network (formerly Behind The Moon, Inc.), Denver’s longest-standing grassroots professional networking community.

Episode 015

Brenda Cody is a Coach, Trainer and Speaker providing job search and career management coaching along with outplacement services.

Episode 014

Lida Citroën is an internationally regarded branding expert based in Denver. Lida has made a career of helping people and companies create new or enhanced identities. With more than 20 years of experience in creating and implementing standout strategies for public and private companies, Lida is a brand architect who excels at finding and emphasizing the values that operate at the core of each company and every individual.

Episode 013

Judy Taylor is a business owner, award-winning journalist, author, educator and magazine editor and publisher.

Episode 012

The program featured Jon Shapiro, COO, Markus Frieske, Marketing Director and Lexi Steele, Account Executive of Ideas by Nature. They work alongside teams and individuals to deliver creative solutions, useful products and thoughtful brands.

Episode 011

Elizabeth Suarez is a conflict resolution and inclusiveness/cultural competency strategist.

Episode 010

Mark McIntosh is the founder and chief encouragement officer of Victory Productions. Victory provides businesses, non profits, educational institutions, athletic departments and business districts services designed to help them achieve goals and overcome challenges in their respective marketplaces.

Episode 009

Gina Schreck is a self-proclaimed technology FREAK, Author & Geek, Chief Hooligan @ Synapse Connecting where they manage SocMed for businesses large and small.

Episode 008

Rachel Merkel is the Director of Volunteers and Special Events for Families First, an organization that provides services which strengthen families, empower parents, nurture children, and end the cycle of child abuse and neglect.

Episode 007

Meghann Conter is the founder of Your Social Source. Meghann is a social media consultant and coach, an expert in social media branding and a modern marketing maven!

Episode 005

A true renaissance man, Dave Taylor, was online before the Internet was even invented, he’s written 20 books and thousands of articles, As an early adopter of social media, he uses them extensively to promote himself and his various projects.

Episode 006

As the Digital Content Manager at KUSA-TV (Channel 9) in Denver, Colorado, Misty Montano deals with how media use social media as part of their everyday operations.

Episode 004

Known as “The Sales Heretic,” Don Cooper is an expert on how to boost your sales. By combining his sales expertise and performance skills with intensive research, Don delivers programs that are industry—and even company—specific. Audience members get unique insights and practical, relevant tools they can use immediately to increase their sales. Don also brings a performer’s background to his presentations. He has acted on stage and film, appeared in the Ringling Brothers, Barnum & Bailey Circus, and even performed at the legendary comedy club, The Improv. This experience contributes to his command of the platform and his ability to keep audiences entertained and involved for hours at a time.

Episode 003

Lida Citroën is an internationally regarded branding expert based in Denver. Lida has made a career of helping people and companies create new or enhanced identities. With more than 20 years of experience in creating and implementing standout strategies for public and private companies, Lida is a brand architect who excels at finding and emphasizing the values that operate at the core of each company and every individual.

Episode 002

Donna Feldman is a business coach, social media trainer, networking expert, founder of “Get Clients Now”, a social media marketing coach and a speaker. Her passion is working with business owners and professionals at any stage, from start-up to maturity, to clarify their vision, align their professional goals with their life purpose, and quickly build and grow their business to achieve results FAST.

Episode 001

Known by many as “Grandma Mary,” Andrea Vahl is the co-author of the book “Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies” and she is the Community Manager for Social Media Examiner, consistently ranked in the top 3 Marketing Blogs in the world on the AdAge Power 150 list.

Click here to purchase Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies.