Author: njansen

124: Alex Ihama: How To Be An Exceptional Leader In Turbulent Times

Now more than ever, our world is crying out for great leaders to help solve global issues that affect us all.  How can you answer the call and navigate these turbulent times as an exceptional leader? According to leadership expert, Alex Ihama, it’s not about position, popularity, prosperity, or even power, but rather great leadership is Read More …

123: Stan Peake: The Essence Of Great Leadership

Leadership is not a job title, it’s a mission. This is the underlying principle that Stan Peake teaches and practices every day.  As a coach and leader of leaders, Stan empowers people to bring out the best in their teams, by inspiring leaders with a mission greater than themselves. In today’s interview, we explore the Read More …

122: William & Ranae Shepherd: Shining Light In Dark Places

What is love, really? Where do you find it? Who do you turn to when times get tough? In today’s interview, William and Ranae Shepherd share their authentically real and raw stories of how they each found their way into – and out of – the dark side of the entertainment and fashion industry of Read More …

121: Joshua Wilson: Developing Strategic Partnerships Using LinkedIn

How do you use LinkedIn to expand your network and partner with the right people? In today’s interview, Joshua Wilson explains how he does it, along with how to position your value proposition in such a way that people want to engage with you. As the Director of Affiliate & Partner Network for The Dallas Read More …

120: Laura Gisborne: Building Companies That Are Both Profitable & Purposeful

Now more than ever, entrepreneurs and business leaders are recognizing the need to give back to their communities.  Founder of Legacy Leaders Global, Laura Gisborne, takes it to whole new level, as she and her team partners with their clients in the giving back process – to the extent that after 3 years, 100% of their consulting Read More …

119: Harmony “Dust” Grillo: Bringing Healing To Women In The Sex Trafficking Industry

In the United States alone, $13 Billion a year is spent on sex trafficking, which is more than is spent on the NFL, MBA, and MLB combined. Whether we realize it or not, it’s happening in our cities on a grand scale. As a survivor herself, Harmony “Dust” Grillo knows the pain and suffering that victims Read More …

118: Tiana Sanchez: Building Better Managers & Leaders In Today’s Marketplace

Author of two books, Undefeatable and F’d Up: The Upside To Failure, Tiana Sanchez is in the business of building better managers & leaders, and believes there is no limit to your success. As the owner of an organizational training and development practice, she works with for profit, non-profit and educational institutions to foster a Read More …

117: Jeffrey Slayter: Getting Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

Jeffrey Slayter is a positive disrupter of psyches, having played the role of transformational coach and facilitator, speaking to over 3 million people in 12 countries. In today’s interview, he shares the habits and mindset of the world’s biggest thought leaders and change-makers so you can start implementing them in your life for greater happiness, impact, Read More …

116: Byron Torres: How To Create Meaningful Sales Conversations Online & Offline

What does sales and marketing have to do with being a leader of transformation? Everything! An important message is meant to be shared. But in this crowded world of information overload, catchy sales pitches, and social media marketing, how do you create meaningful connections and get your message across? Byron Torres, Founder at Pritzer Media Read More …

115: John Kim: The Angry Therapist – Changing The Way We Change

As he was going through an expired relationship, John Kim created a blog on Tumblr called “The Angry Therapist” and started to document his journey post divorce. Even though he was a licensed therapist, John chose not to present himself that way. He wore t-shirts and jeans. He preferred the language of “me too” as Read More …

114: Kathie Donovan: Unconform – Harnessing The Radical Power Of Courage

Kathie Donovan is an author, speaker, coach, trainer and broadcaster. She is the former co-host and co-producer of CTV Ottawa’s Regional Contact. In 2012, she left her forty year career in mainstream broadcasting, so that she could pursue the latest chapter in her life adventure: to help our world evolve in the direction of more Read More …

113: Ashley Wiles: Empowering Girls Through Physical Activity and Mentorship

Founder of SoleGirls, Ashley Wiles shares how she and her team are empowering girls aged 8 through 12 (tweens) with tools to develop healthy ideas about body image, media, healthy living, peers, and more. After being bullied and experiencing anxiety and depression, Ashley found herself struggling with her own body image and confidence like never before. Read More …

112: Darren Carrington: How To Be Comfortable, Confident & Convert More Clients With Video

As an introvert, people thought Darren Carrington was crazy to pursue a career and radio and television broadcasting.  Yet, his perceived weakness was transformed into a strength when he learned to focus on the audience and how messages were impacting them (or not). Over his 25 year career in radio and TV broadcasting, Darren worked his Read More …

111: Cameron Brown: How To Have The Best Year Of Your Life in 2017

Want to make 2017 the best year of your life? In this interview, international coach, speaker, and adventurer, Cameron R. Brown shares with us why most New Year’s resolutions don’t work, and what to do instead, in order to have the best year of your life in 2017. What is the step-by-step process for achieving your Read More …

110: Tim Kachuriak: Changing The Game of Digital Fundraising

What Makes Donors Give?  Why Are Some Fundraising Initiatives Successful While Others Falter and Fail? Tim Kachuriak, founder and Chief Innovation & Optimization Officer of NextAfter, looks to the web as a living laboratory to discover the answers to these questions and more. NextAfter is a research and consulting firm that works with businesses, nonprofits Read More …

109: Greg Gagnon: The Barefoot Businessman

Have you ever felt like you had lost your authentic self, while in pursuit of success and happiness? Well, our guest today is Greg Gagnon, the Barefoot Businessman from San Diego, CA. Yes he really does business in his bare feet.  In fact he does most everything without shoes!  In this interview, Greg eloquently shares Read More …

108: Jesse Whitten: Save The Storks

Jesse Whitten is the Director of Ambassador Development at Save the Storks, an organization that partners with pregnancy resource centers across the country to give abortion-vulnerable women a greater range of choices and support, in a compassionate and non-judgmental way. Jesse is a former police officer and detective, whose heart for protecting innocent people led him Read More …

107: Nicole Jansen: Lessons From A Lifelong Entrepreneur

In today’s episode, we turn the tables and our podcast host Nicole Jansen is interviewed by her good friend Evan Money. In this insightful interview, Evan and Nicole dive deep into the life lessons Nicole has learned as an entrepreneur, coach, podcast host, and from her mentors – some of the top personal and business development Read More …

106: Romy Kochan: Bonfires Of Social Enterprise

Have you ever dreamed of making a difference in business, but felt that you had to move to a more prosperous city to do it? Our guest today is Romy Kochan.  Based just outside Detroit Michigan, Romy is the Managing Partner of Gingras Global Inc.and Gingras Global Groups, L3C.  Both companies have thrived in one of the Read More …

105: Lee Evans: Paying It Forward In Business

Not knowing what your customers think is like driving with a blindfold on. Yet so many companies do it. What is the alternative?  How do you learn exactly what your customers want? In today’s interview, UK native, Lee Evans, Founder and CEO of SurveyMe, explains how to build a company around your customers and their needs, Read More …