Episode 451 – Turning Tragedy Into Triumph By Helping Those Suffering From Addiction with Phil Brakefield

Phil Brakefield is a best-selling author, speaker, consultant, promotional products expert, apparel guru, musician, ex professional athlete and obsessive marketing student and teacher. Helping small business owners…especially brick and mortar…get new customers and/or retain existing ones, is his passion. A diverse background…from playing professional soccer to appearing in a movie to traveling on tour with Jimi Hendrix, Three Dog Night, John Denver, The Moody Blues, Led Zeppelin and dozens of others to writing a weekly marketing column for a major newspaper gave Phil a wide and diverse base he frequently brings into play to help his customers. In addition, Phil is an avid amateur photographer, music lover and also serves on the board of the Chicagoland Dog Rescue.

Episode 437 – Don’t Just Build A Business But Make A Difference – The Hero Factor with Jeffrey Hayzlett

Jeffrey is a leading business expert, cited in Forbes, SUCCESS, Mashable, Marketing Week and Chief Executive, among many others. He shares his executive insight and commentary on television networks like Bloomberg, MSNBC, Fox Business, and C-Suite TV. Hayzlett is a former Bloomberg contributing editor and primetime host, and has appeared as a guest celebrity judge on NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice with Donald Trump for three seasons. He is a turnaround architect of the highest order, a maverick marketer and C-Suite executive who delivers scalable campaigns, embraces traditional modes of customer engagement, and possesses a remarkable cachet of mentorship, corporate governance, and brand building.

Episode 411 – Help A Teacher – Cause Marketing with Debbie Scott

My name is Debbie Scott.  I am married to Roy Scott, and have been for 22 years. He is an attorney who practices family and criminal law.  I am 64 years old, been a paralegal for my husband for many years. I live in Midland, Texas. I have three children and 3 amazing children-in-laws and 9 grandchildren, 5 girls and 4 boys . My family is very close and the delight of my life is spending time with family. I have always enjoyed helping people.  Help A Teacher was not in my plans, but it is my passion now. I am a Christian and my faith is very important to me.  I attend First Baptist Church of Midland. I do have a bachelors in Accounting and Information Systems.  My father passed away in 2001 of cancer, my mom lives beside me and I am blessed to have her. 

Episode 347 – Working With Virtual Assistants with Jeff J. Hunter

Jeff J Hunter is a Project Manager, Consultant and Virtual Team Expert building with teams worldwide. He has helped SCALE Million Dollar Startups to Billion Dollar Enterprises and helped HUNDREDS of Entrepreneurs grow their businesses VIRTUALLY.

Over the past 10 years Jeff has built dozens of teams to achieve success for the smallest to the most complex projects. You see, as Jack Welch said “The team with the best players wins.”

“I show successful people how to use a virtual team to build businesses, without all the overhead.”

Episode 342 – What Does Beer and Social Media Have In Common?

What does Beer and Social Media have in common? You only rent them (and can be dangerous when combined)! There’s a story all over the internet about a fairly successful company called LittleThings. It WAS a feel-good story page for women built around Facebook. Changes to the Facebook algorithms literally killed the traffic to their page…

Episode 324 – Standing Out From The Crowd By Just Being You!

We have all heard of the blessings we can share with others. This is usually outlined as Time, Talents, and Treasure. I recently posted two quotes on Facebook that address this with a twist… “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value!” and “Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom!”

This year I want you to start off strong and think about 3 other “T”s you may need to be successful this coming year

Thoughts – Leadership
Techniques – Systems
Tools – Technology
In this episode, we will explore how you can stand out from the crowd by using your inner powers to grow your business through Thought Leadership!

Episode 315 – Guerrilla Marketing To Heal The World with Shel Horowitz

For over a decade, Shel Horowitz, “The Transformpreneur,” has shown businesses how to thrive by doing the right thing. Shel shows how not just to go green AND market green affordably and effectively–but how business can thrive by transforming society: turning hunger and poverty into sufficiency, war into peace, and catastrophic climate change into planetary…