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Software Technology and Mindfulness Featuring Manuj Aggarwal

Manuj is an entrepreneur, investor, and CTO of TetraNoodle, a software consulting company that helps startup founders with tech projects. We discuss: The stimulus that shakes you to the core [2:11] Marketing for introverts [5:54] An engineer-like process to develop a growth plan [7:56] A roadmap for entrepreneurs with non-technical background [11:18] Turning things around…

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Your Personal Turnaround Drives Business Success Featuring Ed Oakley

As an executive at HP, founder of Enlightened Leadership and co-author of “Enlightened Leadership,” which has sold 295,000 copies, while developing leadership from 67 countries, Ed Oakley’s greatest talent is to see simpler, quicker and easier ways to solve complex challenges. We discuss: The people who [don’t] pay attention to roadblocks [2:30] A mystical experience…

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Celebrating 500 Episodes of Smashing the Plateau Featuring Michael Schein and Clips from Our First Episodes

Blaine Graboyes is an award-winning executive producer and game designer with twenty years’ experience. Learn more about Blaine at https://gamecollc.com/, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Patty Soffer moved from her early career as a model to become an award-winning strategist, celebrated author, and marketing mogul. Learn more about Patty at http://pattysoffer.com and LinkedIn. Michael Schein is…

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Reflecting Together and Growing as an Individual Featuring Dominique Mas

Dominique Mas is a certified transformational coach for high performers. We discuss: How schools kill creativity [2:44] What a transformational coach for high performers does [6:30] The exponential growth that comes with being uncomfortable and not giving up [9:09] Better together: why joining communities is crucial for moving on [11:47] The characteristics you should be…

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The Power of Discovery Featuring C. Lee Smith

C. Lee Smith is the CEO and Founder of SalesFuel, a Columbus, Ohio-based firm that is named one of the Top 15 Sales Enablement Vendors in 2019 by Selling Power. We discuss: The most important, yet mistakenly perceived, skill that will help you smash the plateau [2:24] What the mechanics of sales really are [not]…

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Entrepreneurs in Recovery Featuring Jesse Harless

Jesse Harless, M.A., is an author, trainer, life coach, group empowerment facilitator, motivational speaker and Entrepreneur in Recovery. We discuss: What if we did what we loved? [2:26] The snowball effect of feeling abandoned [6:19] The habits an addict should build in order to recover and succeed as an entrepreneur [8:40] The key importance of…

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Disruptive Thinking Featuring John Fairclough

John Fairclough founded The Resicom Group to help retailers optimize the way they improve and maintain their store environment. We discuss: How to be brothers as well as business partners [2:41] Don’t manage people you don’t like [6:38] The three important elements for a manager [9:15] When the project manager has different outcome expectations than the…

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Wealth with Integrity Featuring Cheryl Scheurer

Dr. Cheryl grew up in a creative entrepreneurial family. She managed her own Accounting and Tax Business for over 17 years. When Cheryl became a single parent, she went back into the corporate world as a financial consultant and manager. We discuss: The missing ingredient for having a wholesome relationship with wealth [2:24] Why money…

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Be Brave and Grow Featuring Phil Jones

Phil M Jones has made it his life’s work to demystify the sales process, reframe what it means to “sell,” and help his audiences to learn new skills that empower confidence, overcome fears and instantaneously impact bottom-line results. We discuss: Why it is so difficult for many entrepreneurs to sell [2:49] A restaurant analogy: The…

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Sophie Howard: 6 and 7 Figure Brands on Amazon

Sophie has started and sold six and seven figure brands on Amazon. She specializes in product sourcing around the world to build premium brands. We discuss: A mix of being lucrative, good for lifestyle and lots of learning opportunities [2:04] What the Amazon model is and the best way to use it is [6:13] Real…

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Belanie Dishong: Business and Life Success Through Mindset

Belanie Dishong is a mindset success strategist, international speaker and international bestselling author. She is an expert in the field of personal and professional development serving an international audience.  We discuss: Walking through life with blindfolds [2:00] You are the common denominator of it all [4:23] Why being a positive thinker is insufficient to reach…

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Corey Kupfer: Deals-The Fuel of Being Open to Opportunities

Corey Kupfer is an expert strategist, negotiator and dealmaker with more than 30 years of professional deal-making and negotiating experience as a successful entrepreneur, attorney, consultant, author and professional speaker. We discuss: An unordinary way to generate revenue [1:50] How easy it is to make a deal [4:50] The most underappreciated area in mergers and…

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Jim Beach: Having Fun and Being Profitable

Jim has started businesses and has taught entrepreneurship around the world. At the age of 25, he founded American Computer Experience and grew the company to $12 million in annual revenue and to over 700 employees, operating in 39 states and in three countries. We discuss: How to make an unhappy child smile for the…

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Tabitha Laser: From Failure to Success through Culture

Tabitha Laser is a multi-faceted professional with over 25 years of leadership experience in a wide variety of industries ranging from oil and gas, energy, manufacturing, agriculture, construction and many more. We discuss: Some of the things that really kill culture [1:38] How to set a clear expectation of success [3:55] The three P’s: questions…

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