Tim Fulton has worked with hundreds of small business owners and has coached and trained on several thousand for over 15 years. One of the things that he has found most interesting is the shared misbeliefs or the myths that many small business owners have about not only starting their enterprise, but also growing it. In this interview, he shares a good number of relevant myths and how understanding the truth can set you on the path to success in your business.
Mikael Dia is a digital marketing expert and founder of Funnelytics, a software company helping entrepreneurs and marketers convert traffic into profit. A serial entrepreneur who scaled several businesses to seven figures and beyond, he is passionate about helping entrepreneurs understand their numbers so that they can get better results from their marketing efforts.
Victoria Crandall is a firm believer that, once you finish your university studies, the years that follow are vitally important in shaping who you are as a person and figuring out what kind of life you want. She certainly has been exploring her options, moving from the U.S. to study or work in Syria, Dubai, Egypt, Morocco, and the Ivory Coast, where she has stayed since 2013. She now enjoys working with young African entrepreneurs and interviewing successful African entrepreneurs for her own podcast.
Paul Murphy shares amazing career stories and advice from 100 graduates he recently interviewed at ten years after they finished college or university. Most got into the career they choose as students, and too many of them found the jobs in their field were not what they had expected. Learn the twists and turns they took and what they recommend others do to find their way much earlier.
Dr. John Robb is transforming veterinary medicine, making the pets’ well-being the goal by bringing morality back into the profession. His organization, Protect-the-Pets, has become the leading organization that the pet-owning public recognizes as their source for trustworthy information on pet care. He lives his oath to do no harm, and other vets are standing up as well by educating the pet-owning public.
Melanie Curtis is the life coach for people who do not like life coaches. She went from investment banking to professional skydiving to life coaching, and learned a lot along the way. She now helps people overcome fear and employ courage while actually making the torture of personal growth fun and funny.
Andy Proctor, the founder of the More Happy Life online school and podcast, speaks of the Happiness Advantage: “A lot of research is coming out around the science of happiness and it shows that happiness does not just make you feel better, but it also boosts your energy, your creativity, your immune system. It improves your relationships. And it makes you more productive at work and even leads to a longer life.” Andy helps people discover their unique life mission and empowers them with online skills to share it with the world.
Rob Harsh has traveled extensively throughout the world on climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, and multisport expeditions along the way. He's climbed mountains on five continents and participated in over 50 of the world's toughest adventure racing and ultra running endurance events. He's a professional coach and expert in supporting people making positive shifts in their lives. Two years ago he was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer with a four percent chance of survival. Within a year he was cured and now gives back to others through inspiration and adventure.
Ula Tinsley is a passionate autism advocate, writer and talk show host on Autism Mama Bear Talk. She has been raising autism awareness on a local and national level since 2010, when her son was diagnosed with a regressive form of autism. She has been supporting and consulting other families living with autism. Her latest project, Autism Mama Bear Talk, is an interview show bringing informative and everyday inspiring stories from leading autism advocates, self-advocates, parents and medical experts.
Tommy Baker tells listeners: How to Reverse Engineer Your Success. He is a writer, speaker, author, and coach and host of the Resist Average Academy. After starting and running Tommy Baker Fitness, he has continued to follow his passion for learning, teaching, sharing, and experiencing. Tommy wrote "The 1% Rule," in which he outlines the process of integrating breakthroughs in our lives to allow consistent growth to achieve our dreams.
Cloris Kyle, marketing MBA, helps coaches, authors and skilled practitioners to build authority and attract the right clients to create a business that creates positive impact and growing revenue. A sought-after speaker, trainer and author, Cloris has been featured on various television and radio shows, including the number one podcast for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur on Fire. Her motto is, "Reveal your magnificence," because she wants you to remember that your talent and ideas must be shared with the world.
Corey Poirier went to his interview in green sneakers–to match his green dress pants be bought at Value Village. On his second interview he wore purple dress shoes and purple dress pants. And they hired him anyway! Corey is a TEDx, MoMondays and PMx speaker and host of the top-rated “Conversations with PASSION” Radio Show. He is founder of The Speaking Program, a columnist with Entrepreneur and Forbes, and has been featured on CBS, CTV, NBC, and ABC. He has interviewed over 4,000 of the world’s top thought leaders.
Craig Filek developed Purpose Mapping® to bring his own life into alignment, walking away from a 7-figure business and what he thought would be his ideal life. Now, he guides high-achievers to realize their full potential by clarifying their purpose, aligning with their flow state, and making a meaningful contribution every day. Executives, entrepreneurs, investors and professionals around the world seek Craig’s guidance when making life-changing decisions.
Alison Smith is a parenting coach and consultant from Canada, a voice of reason and support for parents who question if they’re doing the right thing for their child. Founder of an online parent-learning community, co-founder of Thought Leaders in Parenting and Positive Parenting Movement, she wrote the Gentle Parenting Manifesto. Combining her background in education, psychology, and personal development, she supports parents in developing themselves while discovering strategies that fit for their family.
Court Creeden's life was forever changed after seeing the truth of the lives people are really living. Years of experience as the founder of a financial firm led him to write his book, “Blue Goat.” Now, he uses his coaching skills, background in finance, and love of personal connection to help people design a life they actually want to be living. He has been featured on The Wall Street Journal, MSN Money, Dow Jones, Time, and numerous parenting sites and other podcasts.
Lauren Robertson is a Hay House author of the bestseller, “The Medium in Manolos: A Life-Affirming Guide to Modern Mediumship,” which helps readers overcome the fear of death in all its forms, and brings Spirit communication for millennial spiritual seekers. She has toured the world speaking as a medium and a coach. She educates female entrepreneurs and coaches to become amazing speakers, and to elegantly sell their products and services from the stage, while changing lives in the process.
Mary Shores is a best-selling Hay House personal development author, and a businesswoman who discovered a roadmap for how to get in control of your own life. As the owner and CEO of what has been called one of the most unique collection agencies in the country, her philosophy of maintaining a positive approach to life and to debt collection has re-framed her entire organization and the lives of those she has trained.
Cedric Bertelli is an expert in emotional regulation. He is the first and only person certified to teach the revolutionary emotional healing technique—Tipi –in the United States. Tipi uses the body's sensory memory to permanently heal deeply rooted traumas and emotional conditions such as depression, PTSD, anxiety, anger, and grief. He comes to this work from a distinguished, high stress career in cuisine and hospitality with Ritz-Carlton in the U.S. and Europe.
Austin Belcak is the founder of Cultivated Culture where he helps people leverage unconventional strategies to land jobs they love without connections, without "traditional" experience, and without applying online. His strategies have been featured in places like Forbes, Business Insider and Fast Company and he has helped people get hired at Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft and many more.
Dr. Ann Kulze is a one-of-a-kind real-world nutrition and wellness expert. With a degree in food science and human nutrition, she earned her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), where she graduated as valedictorian. Founder and CEO of Just Wellness, LLC, she's the author of six books, including her best-selling Eat Right for Life series. Featured on the Dr. Oz Show, Oprah and Time Magazine. She lives the wellness she teaches with her family in Charleston, South Carolina.
Craig Speck's books, the “How To Learn Not To Crash and Burn” series, teach travel group decision makers how to travel safer, avoid scams, crashes and lawsuits, and gain absolute confidence in one of the most dangerous activities they will ever engage in. That would be defined as arranging, negotiating, and hiring ground transportation for their traveling group and then getting in those vehicles and driving down the road. He is a featured author in “Conversations with Elite Business Leaders.”
Dr. Terry McCoskey, a chiropractor, and Lisa McCoskey, a nutritional consultant, toxin-free lifestyle coach, team up to help patients learn how to use their health to build a better life, starting by learning how to let patients’ bodies heal themselves. Their complementary approach starts by using state-of-the-art tools to measure structural and neurological imbalance. Then, they guide patients toward health through healthy food and lifestyle choices. Their advice: start where you, but start.
Rohan Kale is a video specialist born in India. An IT job left him frustrated with life, landing him in the world of gambling, losing all his savings. Then, he took his last gamble—an education loan. He went to Germany, earned an MBA and landed a job in a top automotive company. He paid his debt within 2 years. It was his love for storytelling and cartoons that inspired him to start an animation company. Now he helps businesses all over the world with his Behavioral Lead Journey system and a team of 15 people.
Bea Wray has dazzled audiences for 20 years speaking on entrepreneurship, leadership, and women in business. At 27, she was CEO of a $5M Silicon Valley company, and launched several others. She recently wrote, What Harvard Taught Me But My Children Made Me Learn, drawing from her six years off on a resort island to focus on raising her three children. She holds an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and graduated summa cum laude from Emory University. She serves as a founder, mentor, investor, and board member to several companies. She's also served as the executive director of the entrepreneurial non-profit, The Creative Coast, and was the Chair of the ForbesBooks Entrepreneurship Practice Group.
Chad Free is an entrepreneur who took two companies to a seven-figure market. He's the owner of The Free Group, LLC, and author of “Wake Up Your Retirement: A Guide to Make Your Financial Dreams a Reality. As a wealth strategist, he provides strategies that focus on the client's concerns about increasing taxes, market volatility and out- living their money. He understands the burden and pressure that come from handling finances. to give individuals hope and confidence that they can increase their wealth.