Leadership Aficionado

Leadership Aficionado

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Leadership Aficionado is a daily program where we will discuss all things Leadership as well as showcase great local leaders who are doing amazing things.


S2: E045 Be The Tree
Feb 28 • 3 min
“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound” When you fail and you are by yourself, then your failure is really insignificant. No one was there to witness it so you can say it never happened. But when we fail in…
S2: E044 Failure - A Necessary Evil
Feb 24 • 4 min
Failure is the state of not meeting a desirable objective. The opposite of success. Failure, and the resultant pain it causes, helps to shape and mold us. How can we recover from our failures? 1. Accept It; 2. Embrace It; and 3. Let Go of It. You have a…
S2: E043 Success vs Happiness
Feb 19 • 5 min
For many years, I equated Happiness with Success. I thought that reaching certain levels of success would bring happiness. But in reality, they were meaningless achievements that provided short term happiness at best. Are you really happy commuting long…
S2: E 042 Singles Awareness Day
Feb 15 • 5 min
Today is February 15th, the day after Valentine’s Day, and society has finally decided to give out 8th Place Trophies to adults by calling today “Singles Awareness Day”. Relationships fail for many different reasons and we should neither be punished nor…
S2: E041 Do It Every Day
Feb 14 • 5 min
Do It Every Day is the 3rd D of my 3 D’s of Happiness. Once you have taken the effort through self-awareness to discover you, have taken the initiative to execute and DO YOU, have selfishly decided to DO IT FOR YOU, now just DO YOU EVERY DAY. If you can’t…
S2: E040 Do It For You
Feb 13 • 5 min
Do It For You; the second D of my 3 D’s of Happiness. Are you just going through the motions in life? Not doing YOU for YOU. Depleting your emotional bank account as Dr. Phil would say. There is no need for past regrets; but you can change what you do…
S2: E039 Do You
Feb 12 • 5 min
Do You is the first D of my 3 D’s of Happiness. But before you can DO, you have to BE. This is done through self-awareness. Peel back the layers of that onion by asking yourself what are you good at, what are your passions, what are your core values, and…
S2: E038 The 3 D’s of Happiness
Feb 11 • 5 min
Do You, Do it for You, and Do it every day. Doing You is simply a matter of self-awareness. Figure out who you are, what are you good at, what is your DNA and what is your purpose in life. Stop lying to yourself and everyone around you and just be You. Do…
S2: E037 Resilience
Feb 9 • 5 min
Resilience is the ability to recover from or adjust to misfortune or change. Adversity is a fact of life. Things do not always go our way. Sometimes, it seems that things never go our way. Resilience is a part of our character that allows some of us to…
S2: E036 Consistency
Feb 8 • 4 min
Consistency is to stand firm and carry on regardless of obstacles or distractions. Tony Robbins believes “It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It’s what we do consistently”. Dr. Gloria Petruzzelli provides 5 Tips For Being…
S2: E035 Commitment
Feb 7 • 4 min
Commitment is the state of being dedicated to a cause, activity or goal. T.D. Jakes once said “You cannot conquer what you are not committed to”. Logan Marshall of the Free Life Project provides 4 Steps to Unshakeable Commitment: 1. Get your mindset…
S2: E034 Podcasting
Feb 6 • 4 min
Podcasts are entertaining, informative and a great way to pass the time while multi-tasking. Why would you start your own? Maybe you like to hear yourself talk, maybe you were meant to bestow your wisdom upon others, or maybe you are just plain funny. So…
S2: E033 Self-Discipline
Feb 5 • 3 min
Aristotle once said “ Through self-discipline comes freedom “. Self-discipline is simply the ability to make yourself do things when you know you should, even if you do not want to do them. But why is this simple concept so hard? Because we as humans are…
S2: E032 Minimalism
Feb 4 • 4 min
Minimalism is the Intentional promotion of things we most value and the removal of everything that distracts us from it. Minimalism suits me because I have realized that I neither need or want much in the form of stuff. I know this lifestyle is not for…
S2: E031 In The Moment - Part 3
Feb 3 • 4 min
The continuation of Joshua Becker’s list of 10 Tips to Start Living in the Present. 8. Stop Worrying - you can’t fully appreciate today if you worry too much about tomorrow; tomorrow is going to happen no matter what. 9. Think Beyond Old Solutions to…
S2: E030 In the Moment: Part 2
Feb 1 • 7 min
The continuation of Joshua Becker’s list of 10 Tips to Start Living in the Present. 4. Forgive Past Hurts - resentment festers and the more you hold onto it, the stronger it gets. 5. Love Your Job - you can either find a new job that you do enjoy or focus…
S2:S029 In The Moment
Jan 31 • 5 min
Joshua Becker believes that “the secret of health for both mind & body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly”. Here are some of his 10 Tips for Living in the…
S2:E028 Mis En Place
Jan 30 • 5 min
Mis en place is the French culinary term for having the right ingredients “set in place” before you start cooking. It is not enough to just have Drive. What are the ingredients for having the drive of a champion? 1. A strong Why and 2. Discipline;…
S2:E027 Are You Driven
Jan 28 • 4 min
Drive is the innate urge to attain a goal or satisfy a need. Drive is the starting point of motivation. It helps you focus on a specific goal. It is the first step. Without action or execution, your journey is just a dream. Drive is the first step in the…
S2:E026 Discover Your Why
Jan 26 • 4 min
When you are doing something that you are passionate about, your Why is obvious. It is the thrill, excitement and sense of accomplishment you feel while doing it. But what about when it is a job or career that you may not be so passionate about; or…
S2: E025 Motivation Defined
Jan 25 • 4 min
Motivation is the state of being motivated or having a strong reason to act or accomplish something. Motivation is the reason behind the thing you are doing - the why. When you combine your love and joy for something - your passion, with strong reasons…
S2: E024 Instagram and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
Jan 22 • 4 min
When I was in college, I read Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (ZAMM), the 1974 philosophical classic novel by Robert M. Pirsig. I didn’t have enough life experience at that time to fully appreciate it and my only take-away was “how cool would it…
S2: E023 Live With Passion
Jan 21 • 4 min
Passion is more than just enthusiasm; it is ambition that is materialized into action. It is when you put as much mind, body & soul into something as possible. One of Tony Robbins’ many mantras was “Live with Passion”. I believed in this philosophy but I…
S2: E022 Fear
Jan 18 • 4 min
Fear prevents us from opening certain doors, driving certain roads and climbing certain mountains. What are you really afraid of? The unknown, failure, or the opinion of others. Not facing your fears leads to a life of mediocrity, unfulfilled dreams and…
S2: E021 Legacy
Jan 16 • 4 min
What are you giving your children? What Legacy are you leaving for them? The best thing you can do for them is to become the best person that you can be. To actually become the men and women who you are encouraging them to be. Show them that life is about…
S2: E020 Motivation Monday
Jan 14 • 5 min
Listen to a compilation of motivational clips to put a little fire under your butt this Monday morning.
S2: E019 Patience
Jan 12 • 2 min
To achieve any goal, you have to become the person who can and will achieve that goal and you need patience to become that person. The patience to keep grinding even though results are not immediately evident. You may be on the road to success but do you…
S2: E018 2019 Professional Goals
Jan 9 • 3 min
Professional goal setting is a little more involved because it requires Self-awareness. Before you can Do, you have to Be. Do you actually have a profession or is it just a job? Are you capitalizing on who you are; your DNA, or are you just trying to fit…
S2: E017 2019 Financial Goals
Jan 8 • 3 min
2019 Financial Goals: 1. STOP SPENDING- you cannot move forward financially if you are constantly buying bullshit. 2. PAY OFF DEBT- credit card debt can paralyze you for years. 3. DOWNSIZE- the more stuff you have or more expensive, bigger stuff you have,…
S2: E016 2019 Personal Goals
Jan 7 • 3 min
Goal setting is so much more than just making a list. Goal setting is results oriented but the process is more valuable than the outcome. It’s one thing to achieve a particular goal, but you have to become the person who can and will achieve that goal.…
S2: E015 Goal Setting
Jan 4 • 4 min
There are hundreds of studies demonstrating that writing your goals down increase your chances of successfully achieving them. I know firsthand that when I write my goals down, on average, I have an 80% success rate. When you have goals, you need to do…
S2: E014 Trim the Fat
Jan 3 • 4 min
We have to trim the emotional fat in our lives. Get rid of your loser friends and tune out the noise. We all have one or two friends who are such emotional wrecks that they not only waste our time and wear us out; they just suck the life out of us with…
S2: E013 Self-Awareness
Jan 2 • 4 min
Before you can set goals for yourself, you have to know who you are. Self-awareness is ground zero. If you embark on any path without knowing who you are, you run the risk of just spinning your wheels. Before you waste any more time, before you start on a…
S2: E 012 Happy New Year 2019
Jan 1 • 3 min
This is going to be our year. We are going to accomplish small short-term goals and we are going to move closer to those bigger long-term goals. My friends, with God, all things are possible and, along with a recipe of self-awareness, clearly written…
S2: E011 May Old Acquaintance Be Forgot
Dec 31, 2018 • 4 min
The New Year is just hours away. Tomorrow is a very big day. Tomorrow, we move forward. But today, we have to think about what needs to be done to allow us to move forward and what or who is preventing us from moving forward. There are two things you need…
S2: E010 Countdown to 2019 - T Minus 2
Dec 30, 2018 • 4 min
The New Year is 2 days away. As a leader, did you cultivate a culture of respect? Or do you entertain and enable the cry babies at work? Did you steer the ship yourself or did you captain your crew to navigate the rough seas? Use a leadership checklist…
S2: E009 Countdown to 2019 - T Minus 3
Dec 29, 2018 • 3 min
The New Year is 3 days away. As a leader in 2018, did you cultivate leadership in others? Did you lead with positivity? Did you take ownership? Did you manage your relationships? Did you lead with inspiration? This is the last weekend before the New Year.…
S2:E008 Countdown to 2019 - T Minus 4
Dec 28, 2018 • 4 min
The New Year is four days away. Let’s continue with Lolly Daskal’s Year-end Leadership Checklist. Did you build others up; instilling confidence in them? Did you communicate effectively; were you clear, concise and specific? Did you listen to your people;…
S2:E007 Countdown to 2019 - T Minus 5
Dec 27, 2018 • 4 min
The New Year is 5 days away. Listen to a year-end checklist for effective leaders. Take the time today to reflect on 2018. Were you a person of character? Did you visualize who or where you wanted to be; getting everyone involved on board? Did you pull…
S2:E006 Six Yards To Goal
Dec 26, 2018 • 3 min
It’s December 26th, 2019 is 6 days away and I want you to finish strong. Your are on the six yard line, just 18 feet from the goal line. Listen to your options because in life, my friends, it’s all up to you and to win, you have to be stronger, faster,…
S2:E005 Twas The Night Before Christmas
Dec 24, 2018 • 2 min
It is Christmas Eve 2018 and it is game time. Listen to 4 great tips for the day. Remember, the best gift of all to give others is You. Your compassion, empathy, advice or just plain good conversation. When you connect with others on these simple levels…
S2:E004 Can’t See Past The End Of Your Nose
Dec 20, 2018 • 4 min
Are you so pre-occupied with yourself that you are uncaring of the people in front of you? Open your eyes and see past your nose. Then open your mind so you can process what you see before you. Then open your heart and embrace the situation before you.…
S2:E003 It’s A Wonderful Life
Dec 19, 2018 • 3 min
S2:E003 It’s A Wonderful Life - When you are disillusioned because of unfulfilled dreams, take a step back and evaluate your situation. You may truly have a Wonderful Life or you may just have to tweak a few things. Come up with a game plan and change…
S2:E2 Twas A Week Before Christmas
Dec 17, 2018 • 3 min
S2:E2 Twas A Week Before Christmas - and all through the town everyone was scurrying and running around. Christmas is one week away and here are 5 quick tips to get through it.
S2:E001 - Season Two Episode One: Motivation
Dec 13, 2018 • 5 min
S2:E001 - Season Two Episode One. This season is all about Motivation so fasten your seatbelt and let’s go.
Episode 100 - Who is the Leadership Aficionado
Dec 4, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 100 - Who is the Leadership Aficionado: Celebrate this 100th Episode by hearing the back story behind this great leader. His upbringing, education, experience & core values; his DNA.
Episode 99 - Thanksgiving is Over, What Now?
Nov 27, 2018 • 1 min
Thanksgiving is over and the leftovers are all gone so now what? Just keep being thankful. If we focus on Giving and not Getting, we can continue to practice giving throughout the Holiday season and when we are Thankful, my friends, on a daily basis, this…
Episode 98 Integrity: A Badge of Honor
Nov 15, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 98 Integrity: A Badge of Honor - Integrity is not a sweater you wear for the new fall season. Integrity is who you are. It is your DNA. When Integrity is your true essence, this is your Badge of Honor. Wear it proudly my friends.
Episode 97 Be A Giver Not A Taker
Nov 13, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 97 Be A Giver Not A Taker - “Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have”. Take notice and you will see that the more successful people around you are the ones who are giving the most and the selfish lone wolves are becoming…
Episode 96 My Purpose In Life
Nov 12, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 96 My Purpose In Life - God’s purpose for me is to have a relationship with Him and, as a result, I am at peace. This place of peace allows me to use my God-given talent which is to help people. It is my DNA and what I do with it, is up to me. I…
Episode 95 What Is Your Purpose In Life
Nov 11, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 95 What Is Your Purpose In Life - Today I share with you my desire to find my purpose in life and what I have come to realize.
Episode 94 Collaboration
Nov 9, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 94 Collaboration - Hear how the younger generation is giving value to each other and working together to create content and produce projects with a “what can we accomplish together” attitude. This is behavior that the older generation should pay…
Episode 93 How Not to Execute
Nov 7, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 93 How Not to Execute: A follow-up to yesterday’s episode, “Leadership is in the Execution”. Hear how Not to execute. Once you fail to execute or make it about you while you are executing, your efforts are no longer genuine and you immediately…
Episode 092 Leadership is in the Execution
Nov 6, 2018 • 3 min
It is in the execution where you can emerge as a leader as well as prove that you are a leader. Hear about the best way to become a leader right now.
Episode 91 Paul Rabil - The Million Dollar Man of LAX
Oct 27, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 91 Paul Rabil - The Million Dollar Man of LAX. Hear about Paul’s recipe for emerging as a great leader.
Choose the Right Friends Part2
Oct 25, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 060 Choosing the Right Friends Part Two - As per the Huffington Post, the people you associate with have a major impact and influence on your personal success. You must chooses the Right friends and here’s how: 6. Choose friends with similar…
Be A Leader In Your Community
Oct 25, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 061 How To Be A Leader In Your Community - Serving your Community is an honorable way to give back to society while getting your name and business out in front of the public. Give free presentations to various community organizations providing…
Episode 90 What’s Holding You Back
Oct 25, 2018 • 3 min
Listen why Self-awareness, Patience, Noise, Square Peg/Round Hole are the 4 most common issues that hold us back personally and professionally.
Episode 89 Delayed Gratification Update
Oct 24, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 089 Delayed Gratification Update: A follow-up to Episode 086 where I was contemplating what to do when returning my last leased vehicle. Do I drive out with another 4 wheeled monthly payment or do I walk out and stop the financial bleeding. Listen…
Episode 88 Happy Valentine’s Day
Feb 14, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 088 Happy Valentine’s Day - If you have someone special, keep loving them with all your heart. If you don’t have someone special, today is a great day to start loving yourself. If you don’t love yourself, you can’t give love to others. This year…
Robert Stern The Social Leader
Feb 12, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 087 Robert C Stern - The Social Leader. Robert learned how to use Facebook to connect with others and by connecting to people, he became a top selling real estate agent. Now Robert teaches others that success on Facebook is all about engagement.…
Episode 86 Delayed Gratification
Feb 9, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 086 Delayed Gratification - Delayed Gratification is the opposite of impulse buying. We constantly find ourselves on the horns of a dilemma because, as a society, we have learned to acquire stuff. Bigger is better and more is better. Combined with…
Episode 085 Patience
Feb 7, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 085 Patience - Yesterday, Elon Musk successfully launched the world’s most powerful rocket, the Falco Heavy. He first reported this idea to the press in April 2011. Imagine the Patience Elon Musk and his team at Space X must have had to bring this…
The RE Brokerage Apocalypse
Feb 5, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 084 The Real Estate Brokerage Apocalypse - Listen to a recap of Gary Vaynerchuk’s podcast interview of Million Dollar Listing NY’s Ryan Serhant. Real Estate Brokerage is already evolving. EXIT Realty Int’l is proof of this because of their unique…
While You Are Waiting
Feb 2, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 083 While You Are Waiting - It’s February. Now what? All those great ideas you had on January first haven’t quite began to reap the benefits you had hoped. Now you are frustrated and ready to fall back into complacency. Eric Thomas has 4 great…
Complacency The Silent Killer
Feb 1, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 082 Complacency - The Silent Killer of Success. Are you in a rut; Paralyzed by Complacency? Here are some ways to overcome Complacency: 1. Embrace creativity 2. Transparency 3. Accountability 4. Help someone else achieve 5. Small successes and 6.…
Summer Leadership Opportunity
Jan 31, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 081 Summer Leadership Opportunities - What are your kids doing this summer? Now is the time to do research, submit applications and initiate communication to secure a great leadership opportunity this summer. Listen to some great tips. Today our…
Summer Leadership Opportunity
Jan 31, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 081 Leadership Opportunities For Our Children. What are your kids doing this summer? Now is the time to research, submit applications and initiate communications to line up a great summer leadership opportunity for your kids. Listen to a few tips…
Episode 80 Leaders in Disguise
Jan 30, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 080 Leaders in Disguise - Leaders are not always dressed a certain way. They don’t always have advanced certifications and degrees. They are sometimes just the guy or gal next to you on line but they are experiencing trials & tribulations you…
Public Speaking & Leadership 3
Jan 29, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 079 Public Speaking & Leadership Part 3 - Hear about some of the venues where you can speak to an audience as well as some public speaking training available. We all have something of value to say, just get out there and say it. Leaders have a…
Public Speaking Part 2
Jan 28, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 078 Public Speaking & Leadership Part 2 - Here are some quick tips to become a better speaker: 1. Never memorize your speech. 2. Use conversational language. 3. Practice & Rehearse. 4. Focus on your message and 5. Take a Public Speaking class.…
Public Speaking & Leadership
Jan 27, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 077 Public Speaking & Leadership - The ability to communicate is the top 3rd Competency of Leadership. Leadership is influence and public speaking provides 3 avenues that are paramount to bestow influence. 1. Exposure - A person who is willing to…
Episode76 Jeff Mistretta Live
Jan 26, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 076 Jeff Mistretta Real Estate Agent Extraordinaire Live. Listen to a live interview with Jeff Mistretta from Episode 002. Jeff explains his specialty as a Buyer’s Agent as well as the importance of working with a Buyer’s Agent. Jeff also shares…
Great Leaders Inspire Others
Jan 25, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 075 Great Leaders Inspire Those Around Them. Do you? Here are 10 Ways to Inspire others: By expecting the most of them. By challenging them. By caring about them. By taking a stand for what you believe in. By having the courage to change course.…
Let’s Empower Our Youth
Jan 23, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 074 Let’s Empower Our Youth - Today’s teens & young adults have a desire to lead and make a difference but they often feel that their efforts are unsupported and untapped. They sometimes feel they have neither a voice nor a venue for their…
Lifelong Regrets Part Two
Jan 22, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 073 Lifelong Regrets Part Two - When you are sitting in that rocking chair 20, 30 or 40 years from now, what are you going to say that you wish you did? Mistakes to STOP making NOW to avoid lifelong regrets: 6. Forgetting to live in the moment 7.…
Episode 072 Lifelong Regrets
Jan 21, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 072 Lifelong Regrets - When you are sitting in that rocking chair, 20, 30 or 40 years from now, what are you going to say that you wish you did? Mistakes to STOP making NOW to avoid Lifelong Regrets: 1. Following someone else’s dream 2. Taking…
When DO You Monetize
Jan 20, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 071 When DO You Monetize - It is important to be patient and wait for your money. The moment you decide to monetize, you give up your leverage. Once you start monetizing, it is not about your audience or followers…It’s now about you. Once you move…
What Is Your Side Hustle?
Jan 19, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 070 What Is Your Side Hustle? - You have a variety of interests. Which one do you focus on, how do you tap into your expertise and what are the first steps to take?: 1. Don’t fall in love with your first idea 2. Go with your strengths 3. Don’t…
How To Monetize Your Passion
Jan 18, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 069 How To Monetize Your Passion - Generating cash from your activities can be like getting blood from a stone. Monetization is the last step in the creation cycle. All the hard work must be done upfront. If you enjoy what you are doing and not…
Courage, What’s In Your Wallet
Jan 17, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 068 Courage - What’s In Your Wallet? You can harness the inner strength you already have to grow a successful business. From public speaking to skydiving, there are countless things in life that take courage. Starting a new business is on the top…
Ty Gerot - A True Leader
Jan 16, 2018 • 2 min
Episode 067 Ty Gerot - Entrepreneur, Leader & Loyal Friend. Will you be able to take the lead and fight the good fight when life punches you in the face or when the grim reaper comes knocking? When you get that call at 2 am, will you spring into action…
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
Jan 15, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 066 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr - Time Magazine’s Man of the Year In 1963; Nobel Peace Prize Winner In 1964. Entrepreneur Magazine honors this great visionary leader for providing three leadership lessons that have become the backbone of…
How To Gain Respect Part 3
Jan 14, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 065 How To Gain Respect And Become An Influential Leader Part Three - Leadership is Influence. In order to influence others, you need their respect. Here’s how: 12. Ask before telling 13. Anticipate and optimize 14. Take risks and 15. Expect…
Gain Respect To Lead Part Two
Jan 13, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 064 How To Gain Respect And Become An Influential Leader Part Two - Leadership is influence. In order to influence others, you need their respect. Here’s how: 7. Understand people personally 8. Position your people properly 9. Praise liberally 10.…
How Leaders Gain Respect
Jan 12, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 063 How To Gain Respect And Become An Influential Leader - Leadership is influence, plain and simple. But in order to influence others, you need their respect. So how do you gain respect as a leader? 1. Find your style and inspire 2. Demonstrate…
Lessons Leaders Learn Too Late
Jan 11, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 062 Lessons Most Leaders Learn Too Late In Life - Listen to Richard Branson’s three Leadership Mantras that Today’s Leaders must master before it is too late: 1. Communicate with your ears 2. Accept that failure is the foundation for success and…
Choosing the Right Friends
Jan 8, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 059 Choosing the Right Friends - The people you associate with have a major impact and influence on your personal success. For your long term success, you must choose the right friends. Here’s how: 1. Associate higher 2. Choose friends with…
Instill Leadership In Children
Jan 7, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 058 Instilling Leadership In Our Children Part 3 - Today’s Children Are Tomorrow’s Leaders. What can we do? 11. Use vision boards and flip charts to teach goal setting 12. Avoid jumping in as the savior and allow your child to work through the…
Instill Leadership In Children
Jan 6, 2018 • 5 min
Episode 057 Instilling Leadership In Our Children Part 2 - Today’s Children are Tomorrow’s Leaders. So what can we do? 6. Practice confident communication 7. Encourage work 8. Enroll in Summer Camp 9. Have Family Game Night and 10. Teach project planning…
Instill Leadership In Children
Jan 5, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 056 Instilling Leadership In Our Children - Today’s Children Are Tomorrow’s Leaders. What can we do? 1. Set a good example 2. Encourage team activities 3. Emphasize perseverance 4. Build negotiation skills and 5. Hone decision-making abilities.
2018 Your Financial Goals
Jan 4, 2018 • 4 min
Episode 055 Winter Storm 2018 - Your Financial Goals. 1. STOP spending money 2. SAVE money 3. PAY OFF debt 4. INVEST 5. TAX PREP and 6. FINANCIAL EDUCATION. Are you prepared for the next financial Storm? Get your head in the game. Cash is king.
May Old Acquaintance Be Forgot
Jan 3, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 054 May Olde Acquaintance Be Forgot. In with the new, out with the old. You are the average of the 5 friends you spend the most time with. Replace one loser friend with one new empowering friend. As far as personal relationships go; the warm and…
Episode 053 Resistance
Jan 2, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 053 Resistance - How should we handle obstacles and roadblocks. “That which does not kill us, makes us stronger”. The bigger the Resistance, the greater your Potential. Assess the source of negativity. Stay connected to your WHY. Don’t go it…
Episode 052 Happy New Year
Jan 1, 2018 • 3 min
Episode 052 Happy New Year - May it be your best year ever. Today I give you my 10 personal suggestions for a successful 2018.
Kick Start Your 2018 Part Two
Dec 31, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 051 Kick Start Your 2018 Part Two - The New Years Eve Day Episode. Listen to more ideas how you can kickstart the New Year. Slow down, become a student, rule out what Not To Do, take daily steps toward your vision and become a “Yes Man”. Have a…
Kick Start Your 2018
Dec 30, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 050 The Gold Anniversary Episode - Kick Start Your 2018. Reach farther, spread your wings and achieve more than ever in 2018. Listen to some ideas on how you can kickstart your New Year.
Square Peg Round Hole
Dec 29, 2017 • 5 min
Episode 049 Square Peg Round Hole - If you are with the wrong company then stop fooling yourself or better yet, stop letting them fool you. Whatever your passion may be, you need to associate yourself with a company who is keeping up with the advancements…
Leadership Begins @ Home Part3
Dec 28, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 048 Leadership Begins at Home Part Three - Here about 10 ways to help you become the leader of your family. Having a close family is a conscious choice that you, the leader, must make. Be the leader your family needs and deserves.
Leadership Begins @ Home Part2
Dec 27, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 047 Leadership Begins at Home Part Two - A continuation of the 10 ways to help you become the leader of your family.
Leadership Begins @ Home Part1
Dec 26, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 046 Leadership Begins at Home: Part One - Creating a Culture of Respect, Love, Trust, Togetherness and Fun can lead to a close family. Here are 10 ways to help you become your Family’s Leader.
Episode 045 Merry Christmas
Dec 25, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 045 Merry Christmas - Remember the words of Little Tiny Tim Cratchet. “God Bless Us ….. Everyone”. Christmas is about Giving not getting. Hear about a few ways you can still give by continuing to spread Holiday cheer throughout the week.
Episode 044 Holiday Hosting
Dec 24, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 044 Holiday Hosting - Today is the last day to get ready for Christmas and if you are hosting tonight’s Feast of the Seven Fish or tomorrow’s Christmas Dinner, it’s game time. Hear about 10 last minute tips from the Holiday Hosting Playbook.
Episode 043 Teachable Moments
Dec 23, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 043 Teachable Moments. These are great opportunities to pass along our values to our children. A way for us to influence and inspire them to make good decisions. Be a leader within your family and create Teachable Moments.
Mastermind - The Third Mind
Dec 22, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 042 Mastermind - The Third Mind. Napoleon Hill believed that when 2 or more minds come together, a 3rd invisible intangible force is created; in essence, a 3rd mind, the Mastermind. Hear about Forbes Magazine’s benefits to being part of a…
Episode 041 The Gift of Giving
Dec 21, 2017 • 5 min
Episode 041 The Gift of Giving. You don’t have to be a great leader to be a good gift giver; you just need a little love in your heart. Hear about the 6 Health & Wellness benefits of giving gifts this Holiday Season.
Put Your Dream to the Test
Dec 20, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 040 Put Your Dream to the Test. A dream is a picture and blueprint of a person’s purpose and potential. Hear about why people don’t pursue their dreams and the must have components for realizing your dream. Dare to Dream.
The Law of Contribution
Dec 19, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 039 The Law of Contribution- Growing yourself enables you to help others grow. We help others grow by adding value to them. Be a river, not a reservoir. Let all you have to give flow like a river downstream; helping everyone you meet along the…
The Law of Expansion
Dec 18, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 038 The Law of Expansion- As we increase our capacity, we increase our ability to grow. As we expand our capacity, we expand our impact. Capacity is not a measure of how much we can hold. Capacity is a measure of how much we can give; to ourselves…
Episode 37 The Law of Modeling
Dec 17, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 037 The Law of Modeling - It’s hard to improve when you have no one but yourself to follow. To grow as a leader, you have to shadow, emulate and replicate the behavior of a great leader. And remember Grasshopper, you are never too old to snatch…
The Law of Curiosity
Dec 16, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 036 The Law of Curiosity - Growth is stimulated by asking “Why”. When we cultivate curiosity by peeling back the layers of the onion, we arrive at the core reason, our true intent and purpose. We grow by being curious so peel back that onion and…
Theresa Caputo - The LI Medium
Dec 15, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 035 Theresa Caputo - The Long Island Medium. Leader of souls living & dead. Theresa guides us in the process of coming to terms with the loss of a loved one while providing a platform for their spirit to come forward.
The Law of Tradeoffs
Dec 14, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 034 The Law of Tradeoffs - You have to give up to go up. What are you willing to give up? You have to want success more than you want to breathe. The alternative, doing nothing, maintaining the status quo….is no life my friends.
The Law of the Rubber Band
Dec 13, 2017 • 5 min
Episode 033 The Law of the Rubber Band - Growth stops when you lose the tension between where you are and where you could be. Stretching that Rubber Band inside of you is where the magic happens.
Holiday Crime Prevention
Dec 12, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 032 Holiday Crime Prevention. Don’t let the Grinch steal your shiz this Holiday Season. Hear some Crime Prevention tips so you can avoid being a victim this Holiday Season.
Episode 031 Prospecting Calls
Dec 11, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 031 Prospecting Calls - Face Your Fears. Hear about the 4 Things Scarier Than a Prospecting Call that will light a fire under your butt and get you dialing.
The Law of the Ladder
Dec 10, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 030 The Law of the Ladder - Your Character determines the height of your Personal Growth. The stronger your Character, the greater your Growth Potential. If you have patience, faith, keep growing and continue to be a person of character, then your…
Episode 029 The Law of Pain
Dec 9, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 029 The Law of Pain - Good Management of Bad Experiences Leads to Growth. Until we accept the pain of a bad experience and all the emotions that come with that pain, we can’t even begin to learn from it, move on from it and grow as a result of it.
Episode 028 Branding
Dec 8, 2017 • 5 min
Episode 028 Branding - Check Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself. Your personal brand and your reputation is everything. People do business with you if they know, trust and like you. Listen to the do’s & don’ts of your Facebook page.
Episode 027 Training ROI
Dec 7, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 027 Training ROI - Are You Paying Too Much? What is the Return on Investment for your training & development. Sometimes we get sucked in to paying a little too much. Hear how I avoided unnecessary spending in producing my daily podcast.
Episode 026 The Law of Design
Dec 6, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 027 The Law of Design - To maximize growth, we must develop strategies. If you don’t design a plan for yourself, you can be sure someone else will.
Episode 025 Law of Environment
Dec 5, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 025 The Law of Environment - Growth Thrives in Conducive Surroundings. “If you are the smartest person in the room, then you are in the wrong room”. To grow, you have to change your environment and you have to change yourself within your new…
Are You A Person Of Influence
Dec 4, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 024 Are You A Person Of Influence - Leadership is Influence, plain and simple. To become a Person of Influence you must understand how you influence and then increase your Influence.
Integrity-Oh Where Has It Gone
Dec 3, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 023 Integrity - Oh Where Oh Where Has It Gone. Hear about some current examples of society’s lack of Integrity fueled by the 7 Deadly Sins so you don’t fall victim to it. Just do you Boo, but do it with Integrity.
Episode 022 Restaurant Mgmt.
Dec 2, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 023 Restaurant Management- Leaders or Ball Droppers. Hear a tale of two restaurant managers. One who was a ball dropper and one who was a true leader who went above and beyond.
Episode 021 Law of Consistency
Dec 1, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 021 The Law of Consistency - Motivation gets you going but Discipline keeps you going. Growth requires consistency and true leaders will consistently make a habit of doing the things that their unsuccessful counterparts don’t like to do. If you…
Episode 020 Law of Reflection
Nov 30, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 020 The Law of Reflection - Where learning to pause allows growth to catch up to you. Hear why pausing is so powerful and how it can lead to creating life’s lessons.
Episode 019 Exit Ambassadors
Nov 29, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 019 Exit Ambassador Champions. Hear about Exit Realty’s Elite and how they are offering to change the lives of Real Estate Agents by hosting events where Agents from outside the Corporation can hear the amazing Exit Story. If you are a Real Estate…
Episode 018 Law of the Mirror
Nov 28, 2017 • 3 min
Episode 018 The Law of the Mirror. You must see value in yourself and add value to yourself in order to grow. Hear how you can build your self-esteem so that you can visualize the amazing you who you want to be every day.
Episode 017 Law of Awareness
Nov 27, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 017 The Law of Awareness. You must know yourself to grow yourself.
Episode 016 Rick O’Neil
Nov 26, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 016 Rick O’Neil - Real Estate Maestro. Hear how this Real Estate guru changes the lives of agents across America by spearheading Exit Realty’s national Ambassador Leadership Development Program.
Ep 015 Law of Intentionality
Nov 25, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 015 The Law of Intentionality. Your desire to change and grow (G) must be stronger than the fears (F) that are stopping you. G must be > F
Episode 014 Social Media
Nov 24, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 014 Social Media - Everyone is Watching. Listen to how social media can be dangerous for our youth as well as adults.
Episode 013 Happy Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2017 • 2 min
Episode 013 Happy Thanksgiving - A Day of Gratitude. Listen to the 4 Major Benefits of Gratitude.
Episode 012 Fulfillment
Nov 22, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 012 Fulfillment- Bloom Where You Are Planted. Get off of “Someday Isle”, isolate who you are from what you do and develop yourself right where you are now.
Ep 011 A Weekend in Montreal
Nov 21, 2017 • 3 min
Listen to a true story of what could have been. Don’t be the guy in the rocking chair who says “I wish I found true love”
Episode 010 Adversity
Nov 20, 2017 • 3 min
Listen to a talk on Adversity -A Stepping Stone or a Tombstone. How do you handle adversity. Do you let it devastate you or do you learn and grow from it?
Episode 009 Susan Hamblen
Nov 19, 2017 • 3 min
Listen to why Exit Realty’s Susan Hamblen is the Best Broker…Ever
Episode 008 Insurance
Nov 18, 2017 • 4 min
Episode 008 Insurance - Are You In Good Hands….Really? Here I bring to light overpaying for Insurance, and not having the proper representation as well as the proper coverage.
Episode 007 Residual Income
Nov 17, 2017 • 4 min
Learn about Exit Realty’s 5th Pillar of Success, Residual Income, the true Game Changer, that will allow real estate agents to reap unlimited financial rewards.
Episode 006 Why RE Agents Fail
Nov 16, 2017 • 4 min
Listen why most real estate agents are failing today and what they can do turn turn their careers around to reap unlimited financial rewards.
Episode 005 Leaders Connect 2
Nov 15, 2017 • 3 min
Part 2 of Leaders Connect
Episode 004 Leaders Connect
Nov 14, 2017 • 5 min
Part 1 How my car dealership uses their ability to connect.
Episode 003
Nov 13, 2017 • 3 min
Bring Your Bat; A Funny Little League Story
Episode 001
Nov 12, 2017 • 1 min
Episode 001 Launch Episode outlining the Leadership Aficionado Anchor Station
Episode 002
Nov 12, 2017 • 5 min
Episode 002 Jeff Mistretta Exit Realty