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Lori Shaw (Ep.93) - Chief RP Recipe Developer, RP Strength
Feb 17 • 53 min
Episode 93 welcomes in Lori Shaw, the Chief RP Recipe Developer for Renaissance Periodization (RP Strength), a company with a mission of delivering the most effective, scientifically sound and reliable diet and training consultation to anyone who wants to…
My 30-day Social Media Detox And What I Learned - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Feb 11 • 19 min
On this One Mic session, I share a bit of my experience and learning from doing a 30-day social media detox in the month of January. This is the first month of my Dozen Months of Discovery in 2020 and helped me set the table for the rest of 2020 and kick…
Colin Morgan (Ep.92) - Creator/Host, The Daily Grind Podcast
Feb 10 • 52 min
Episode 92 of the Just Get Started Podcast features Colin Morgan, the Creator and Host of The Daily Grind Podcast.Find Colin Online:Website: https://www.dailygrindpodcast.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/colinmorgandgLinkedin:…
Sophie Beren (Ep.91) - Founder & CEO, The Conversationalist
Feb 3 • 50 min
Episode 91 features Founder and CEO of the Conversationalist, Sophie Beren. This wide-ranging conversation gets into some depths around overcoming fear, mental health, difficult conversations, self-awareness, and much more.About Sophie:Sophie Beren is an…
Chris Meade (Ep.90) - Co-Founder, CROSSNET
Jan 27 • 40 min
Episode 90 of the Just Get Started Podcast features the Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer of CROSSNET, Chris Meade.Find Chris Online:Website: crossnetgame.comInstagram: @chrismeadeLinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/cjmeadeAbout Chris:Chris Meade is…
Dr. Orin Davis (Ep.89) - Principal Investigator, The Quality of Life Laboratory
Jan 20 • 62 min
Episode 89 features Dr. Orin Davis, a Self-Actualization Engineer and consultant for companies from startups to multinationals on hiring strategies, culture, innovation, and employee well-being. This was a very intriguing interview and I’d be curious the…
Rick Wilder (Ep.88) - Founder, Wilder Supply Co.
Jan 13 • 66 min
Episode 88 features the Founder of Wilder Supply Co., Rick Wilder. Had such an unbelievable conversation with Rick about how he got all the way from Alabama to Alaska and how his love for aviation helped him get there. This is such a great story that you…
Randy Ginsburg (Ep.87) - Author, “Adversity to Advantage”
Jan 6 • 47 min
Episode 87 features the Author of “Adversity to Advantage”, Randy Ginsburg. We speak with Randy about how the effects of bullying led him down a path of entrepreneurship and helped him build a level of resilience to take into his future endeavors.Find…
Preslie Hirsch (Ep.86) - Founder, Hey Preslie Collective
Dec 30, 2019 • 114 min
Episode 86 takes a little twist from the normal course of action as I bring on a fellow Podcaster, Preslie Hirsch, to speak about her journey and her entrepreneurship endeavors with Coaching, Nutrition, Podcasting, and other things. However, we also do a…
Ryan Fischer (Ep.85) - Owner of CrossFit Chalk and Host of Real Chalk Podcast
Dec 23, 2019 • 58 min
Episode 85 features former CrossFit Games Athlete, Owner of CrossFit Chalk, and Host of the Real Chalk Podcast, Ryan Fischer. I was thrilled to have Ryan on the Podcast to share his interesting journey in the Olympics and CrossFit, to creating several…
Paul McNeal (Ep.84) - Owner, The Crypto Curator
Dec 16, 2019 • 46 min
Episode 84 features the Owner of The Crypto Curator, Paul McNeal. Paul curates cryptocurrency content all day every day and shares it into an easy to digest newsletter which you can find on his website. I was grateful to meet Paul at the Next Gen Summit…
Juliana Fetherman (Ep.83) - Founder, Making Authentic Friendships
Dec 9, 2019 • 38 min
Episode 83 features Entrepreneur and Founder of Making Authentic Friendships, Juliana Fetherman. Making Authentic Friendships is a responsive web-based application that helps individuals with special needs (age 13+) find friends at home or on the go,…
Nate Bailey (Ep.82) - Speaker | Author | Coach
Dec 2, 2019 • 45 min
Episode 82 features Speaker, Author, Coach, Podcaster, etc Nate Bailey. Nate shares his journey from his time in the military to start businesses, to becoming an endurance athlete and much more.Find Nate Online:Website:…
Megan Chen (Ep.81) - Founder, Urban Garden Initiative
Nov 25, 2019 • 35 min
On Episode 81, I speak with a 16-year old entrepreneur and Founder of The Urban Garden Initiative, Megan Chen and we discuss her non-profit and how she is looking to make a positive impact on the world through gardening-based programs.Find Megan…
Austin Rief (Ep.80) - Co-Founder, Morning Brew
Nov 18, 2019 • 37 min
Episode 80 features the Co-Founder and COO at Morning Brew, Austin Rief. Morning Brew is a free daily newsletter brought right to your inbox every morning and shares a digest of the latest business news in a very conversational and witty tone. They have…
Jordan Paris (Ep.79) - Host/Creator, Growth Mindset University
Nov 11, 2019 • 40 min
Episode 79 welcomes Author and Creator/Host of Growth Mindset University, Jordan Paris. It was fun to connect with Jordan and learn more about his journey around creating the Growth Mindset University and ultimately designing the life that he wants.´╗┐Find…
Nathan Hirsch (Ep.78) - Founder, Freeeup.com
Nov 4, 2019 • 30 min
Episode 78 features the Founder of Freeeup.com, Nathan Hirsch. Nathan has a neat story of seeing a gap in the textbook re-selling market and growing an Amazon business and then deciding to use a problem he saw with hiring freelances for that business to…
Courtney Swan (Ep.77) - Founder, Realfoodology
Oct 28, 2019 • 46 min
Episode 77 features the creator of Realfoodology.com, Courtney Swan. Had an awesome time talking to Courtney about all things nutrition and peeling the layers back on several “hot button” food topics.Some items we discuss:Growing up in a healthy…
Scott Young (Ep.76) - Author, ULTRALEARNING
Oct 21, 2019 • 41 min
Had a fun time talking with Scott Young on Episode 76 of the Just Get Started Podcast about his journey to starting a blog and writing his book, ULTRALEARNING, along with some great insight to better help people learn more effectively.Find Scott…
Universal Dialect (Ep.75) - Co-Founders, Sean Casey & Nick Costelloe
Oct 14, 2019 • 55 min
Episode 75 is live and it features two of my new friends, Sean Casey and Nick Costelloe, Co-Founders of Universal Dialect. Sometimes you meet people that are just genuinely nice human beings and are always looking out for others in their actions. These…
Dozen Months of Discovery - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Oct 10, 2019 • 14 min
This One Mic Session is a Reboot of an idea I tried 2 years ago…but just like life, sometimes excuses clutter your vision and momentum to accomplish things. So, it’s back to stay! The Dozen Months of Discovery.Part of the premise of the Just Get Started…
H.O.P.E (Ep.74) - Housing Options for People with Exceptionalities
Oct 7, 2019 • 38 min
Episode 74 is a special one because it’s really at the intersection of what this podcast is truly about. People going outside of their comfort zone and doing things that matter to them and make them fulfilled as well as doing good in this world and trying…
Eric Fulmer (Ep.73) - VP, Operations & Strategic Growth | Capture Integration
Sep 30, 2019 • 54 min
Episode 73 features Eric Fulmer, VP of Operations & Strategic Growth at Capture Integration. We talk a lot about visual content, digital photography, and digital asset workflow especially around the large brands in the world and how they manage the large…
Marshall Mosher (Ep.72) - Founder / CEO, Vestigo
Sep 23, 2019 • 57 min
Episode 72 features Marshall Mosher, the Founder and CEO of Vestigo, Vestigo builds performance enhancing experiences that train your team to embrace innovation and navigate change through a mindset of courage.Some topics include:College life &…
Rick Smith (Ep.71) - CEO & Founder, Axon (Formerly TASER)
Sep 16, 2019 • 43 min
Episode 71 features Rick Smith, Founder and CEO of Axon (Formerly TASER). Rick talks about his journey of how he came upon the Taser device and grew this business through many twists and turns as well as his mission to make the bullet obsolete with his…
The Toolbox of Knowledge - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Sep 12, 2019 • 12 min
In this One Mic session, I discuss a topic that has been fascinating to me recently around acquiring knowledge and using it to improve yourself daily. A short episode but hopefully a lot of good nuggets for everyone………For more episodes of the Just Get…
Nir Eyal (Ep.70) - Best-Selling Author | Blogger | Founder
Sep 9, 2019 • 43 min
Episode 70 is here and features Best-Selling Author, Blogger, and Founder, Nir Eyal. Nir shares stories about his journey into entrepreneurship, how he got into writing, as well as, we talk about his new book, Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention…
Molly Dare Hillenbrand (Ep.69) - Founder of HillenBRAND Media
Sep 3, 2019 • 46 min
Episode 69 features the Founder of hillenBRAND Media, Molly Dare Hillenbrand. Had a wonderful discussion with this “late bloomer” entrepreneur who shares the ups and downs of her journey and how she has been able to grow her brand and the brand of…
Farnoosh Brock (Ep.68) - Business & Leadership Coach
Aug 26, 2019 • 55 min
Episode 68 features Business & Leadership Coach, Speaker, and Author Farnoosh Brock. Farnoosh shares her journey of moving to the United States, working up the corporate ladder, and venturing out on her own to start her Business & Leadership coaching…
Fennell Family (Ep.67) - Founders, Fennell Adventures
Aug 19, 2019 • 31 min
Episode 67 features the Fennell Family - Jennaye (Parent/Mother), Jiyah (15), Jace (11), Merl (10). I met this family at the Next Gen Summit and was impressed with their mission, work ethic, and positive attitude. The fact that all of them, especially the…
Trophy Brewing Co. (Ep.66) - Raleigh, North Carolina
Aug 12, 2019 • 42 min
On this episode of the Podcast I visited onsite with two of the Co-Founders of Trophy Brewing Company. Woody Lockwood and Chris Powers, along with their CBO (Chief Brewing Officer) Les Stewart, where we talk all things breweries and business. Was a…
Dr. Russell Thackeray (Ep.65) - Founder & CEO, QED
Aug 8, 2019 • 46 min
Brilliant conversation on Episode 65 with Licensed Clinical Psychologist Dr. Russell Thackeray. It was interesting to hear Russell’s perspective from many years working with individuals and organizations about where there are areas of improvement and…
Krystian Leonard (Ep.64) - Founder, Shining S.C.A.R.S.
Aug 6, 2019 • 50 min
Episode 64 introduced the audience to Krystian Leonard, Founder of Shining S.C.A.R.S Not-For-Profit Organization, Author, Miss West Virginia Pageant participant, and the list goes on.I had a wonderful conversation with Krystian when I met her in person at…
Chau Mui (Ep.63) - Founder, Ciaooo! Magazine
Jul 30, 2019 • 61 min
Episode 63 features the Founder of Ciaooo! Magazine, Chau Mui. I met Chau at the Next Gen Summit in NYC a couple months back and was blown away by her experiences and intellect as well as her eagerness to continue learning and adapting. She’s had quite a…
My Journey to Intermittent Fasting - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Jul 25, 2019 • 19 min
This One Mic session covers some of my journey with nutrition and how I started Intermittent Fasting and the things I’ve learned along the way.I’m not a Doctor or Nutritionist but I’ve worked a lot off logic in my life and this seems like the proper…
Jordan Gross (Ep.62) - 2X Author | Founder, Cloud Nine Living
Jul 23, 2019 • 39 min
Episode 62 features Jordan Gross, a 2X Author, Founder of Cloud Nine Living, and all around good dude! Jordan and I had a really neat conversation around his 90 Podcasts in 90 Days, Writing books, his longing to give back to people, and much more.Find…
Kim Kaupe (Ep.61) - Co-Founder, The Superfan Company
Jul 16, 2019 • 46 min
Episode 61 features Co-Founder of The Superfan Company, Kim Kaupe. I have been following Kim’s content online for a couple years and was pleased to get a chance to meet her at the Next Gen Summit in June of 2019 when she was there as a speaker. This was…
Dale Dupree (Ep.60) - Founder, The Sales Rebellion
Jul 9, 2019 • 65 min
Was really cool to have Dale Dupree of The Sales Rebellion stop by for episode 60 of the Podcast. I’ve been following Dale for a couple years and since we had so many mutual connections and I always enjoy reading his thoughts on sales, I had to have him…
Donating a Kidney with Special Guest Doug Neumann - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Jul 4, 2019 • 42 min
Another One Mic Session in the books and this time I bring on a special guest in former Podcast guest Doug Neumann (Episode 57). Doug recently did something that I think many of us would never consider, he gave away 1 of his kidneys.I was so excited to…
Rich Keller (Ep.59) - Founder, S.C.O.R.E | Motivational Speaker
Jul 2, 2019 • 51 min
Episode 59 is on fire with Motivational Speaker and Personal Brand Guru, Rich Keller. Whoa nelly this is such a great episode! I got to hear Rich speak at the Next Gen Summit in New York and had to get him on the Podcast. Such an incredible positive dude…
Nicolas Vandenberghe (Ep. 58) - Co-Founder | CEO, Chili Piper
Jun 25, 2019 • 41 min
Episode 58 features 4x Founder Nicolas Vandenberghe currently of Chili Piper, a buyer enablement platform for Sales & Marketing teams to better connect with their potential future clients. I really enjoyed the conversation a lot and especially the lessons…
Doug Neumann (Ep.57) - Co-Founder | Carica Labs
Jun 20, 2019 • 42 min
Episode 57 will forever be one of my favorites as I speak with good friend and software founder, Doug Neumann. I went on location to Doug’s house to talk with him about his entrepreneur journey, making the switch from corporate america, getting support…
Neil Pasricha (Ep.56) - 6x Author | TED Speaker | Host of 3 Books Podcast
Jun 18, 2019 • 31 min
Episode 56 is on fire with Neil Pasricha, Author, Speaker, Podcast Host, etc. I heard Neil speak at an event early in 2019 and made a point to reach out to him to get him on the Podcast. Was so appreciate for him taking some time out to share his story. I…
Selling Like a Human - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Jun 13, 2019 • 16 min
On this episode of the One Mic series I start the conversation around Sales especially as it relates to people who have never had to “sell” before. This idea was originated from a great conversation I had up at the Next Gen Summit in NYC this past…
Mark Green (Ep.55) - Author, Speaker, Business Growth Expert
Jun 11, 2019 • 40 min
Episode 55 features Business Growth Expert, Mark Green. Had a tremendous conversation with Mark about his journey and how his passion for helping others led him to coach CEO’s and other business executives. Mark shares many stories that can help aspiring…
David Schnurman (Ep.54) - CEO, LawLine | Author, The Fast Forward Mindset
Jun 4, 2019 • 49 min
Episode 54 brings by David Schnurman, CEO of LawLine and Newly Minted Author of “The Fast Forward Mindset: How to Be Fearless & Focused to Accelerate Your Success.”Had a phenomenal conversation with David about his entrepreneur journey and how “doing his…
Derrius Quarles (Ep.53) - Co-Founder/CEO, Million Dollar Scholar
May 28, 2019 • 44 min
Had an extremely deep and inspiring talk on episode 53 with Derrius Quarles and we called this “Part 1” as we just scratched the surface of his journey. We went deep into his upbringing and early years around foster care and how we got out of that…
Rita Serra (Ep.52) - Author, “Diary of a Blonde Vagabond”
May 21, 2019 • 50 min
Episode 52 features newly minted Author, Rita Serra! Had an incredible conversation with Rita that takes us all over the world and explores her journey traveling and writing her book of poetry.I am always fascinated by people who can just go out on their…
Erin Dimond (Ep.51) - Founder, Erin Dimond Fitness
May 14, 2019 • 42 min
Episode 51 features Erin Dimond, Fitness Professional and Founder of Erin Dimond Fitness. Erin is also the Co-Host of the Flow State of Mind Podcast with Jordan Dugger https://www.instagram.com/duggaesthetics/Erin’s journey is a tremendous one for all…
Jackie Serviss (Ep.50) - Certified Executive Coach
May 9, 2019 • 53 min
Episode 50 was a blast to be speaking with Certified Executive Coach, Jackie Serviss. Jackie has had quite an interesting journey throughout her life from coming up through the ranks of competitive swimming, to scaling up the corporate ladder, to having…
Kevin Dorsey (Ep.49) - Top Sales Leader | VP of Sales at PatientPop
May 7, 2019 • 31 min
Excited to welcome Kevin Dorsey to the Just Get Started Podcast. Kevin has been ranked as a top Sales Leader in across the industry and is currently the VP of Sales at PatientPop. Been wanting to speak with Kevin for a while on all things sales…and of…
Joshua Peach (Ep.48) - Founder | Be Au Sm / Evangelist @ Dude Solutions
Apr 30, 2019 • 64 min
On Episode 48 I sit down with a great guy and someone I’ve gotten to know well over the past year, Joshua Peach. Peach is a Corporate Evangelist at Dude Solutions and shares the great message of the company across the country with many events and speaking…
Mary Frances (Ep.47) - Entrepreneur | Speaker @ManicuredMeatheads
Apr 23, 2019 • 48 min
Episode 47 features Entrepreneur, Speaker, and Fitness Professional, Mary Frances…better known online as @ManicuredMeatheadsHad a wonderful chat with Mary where she walks us through some great insight on fitness and nutrition, some early adult-life…
Gratitude…It Just Matters - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Apr 16, 2019 • 31 min
On this One Mic session I go a bit deep on how lucky we all are to even be on this planet and have the opportunities that we do. What type of outlook do you want to take into each and every day of your life…positive or negative? A lot of that starts with…
Todd Olson (Ep.46) - Co-Founder / CEO, Pendo
Apr 9, 2019 • 48 min
One of the people on the “short list” I wanted to speak with was the Co-Founder and CEO of Pendo, Todd Olson, and was thrilled when he accepted my invitation. Todd lives right in my backyard in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina and I have been an…
Getting Started and Sticking With It - One Mic Sessions with Brian
Apr 2, 2019 • 31 min
On this One Mic Session I talk a bit about the journey to getting started with whatever you are trying to tackle and share some insights to set you up for success early on and keep it going. I share some insights I’ve learned from over the years and from…
Vulnerability Creates Opportunity - One Mic with Brian Ondrako
Mar 18, 2019 • 21 min
Pheww…My first One Mic Session is in the books. Excited to start sharing some insight and thoughts with the audience and I hope you all enjoy my perspective and have some takeaways.from this one.If it was good, please let me know. If it is was horrible,…
Sangram Vajre (Ep.45) - Co-Founder, Terminus | Host, #FlipMyFunnel Podcast
Mar 12, 2019 • 31 min
Had the pleasure of welcoming Sangram Vajre, Co-Founder of Terminus, to the Just Get Started Podcast. I met Sangram 4-years ago and it’s been a thrill to see his company and the entire account-based marketing movement grow during that time. Sangram shares…
Adam Martin (Ep.44) - Founder, Mtn. & Co. | Host, Makers of Sport Podcast
Mar 5, 2019 • 61 min
So stoked to launch episode 44 of the Podcast as it features Adam Martin, a talented graphic designer and host of the Makers of Sport Podcast. I met Adam for the first time in 2015 at the Major Level Creative (MLC) Connect Design Conference and we got…
Alex Parker & Meredith Root (Ep.43) - Co-Founders, Tactic Nutrition
Feb 26, 2019 • 48 min
Episode 43 features the Founders of Tactic Nutrition, Alex Parker and Meredith Root. We cover a whole mess of topics on how they got into CrossFit, Pursuing the business full time, thoughts on nutrition, why they are not competing in this years CrossFit…
Cora Boyd (Ep.42) - Dating Coach | CoraBoydCoaching.com
Feb 20, 2019 • 57 min
Had a great interview with Dating Coach Cora Boyd on the latest installment of the Just Get Started Podcast. I got in touch with Cora through the Next Gen Community and it was neat to talk with someone running something different than a tech or product…
Simon Marcus (Ep.41) - Founder and CEO, Pippa.io
Feb 12, 2019 • 41 min
Had a wonderful time speaking with the Founder & CEO of the up and coming Podcasting platform called Pippa. I’ve been thrilled with the platform and ease-of-use and wanted to pry deeper into Simon’s journey and background and why he decided to start this…
Dr. Sean Pastuch (Ep.40) - Founder, Active Life RX
Feb 5, 2019 • 46 min
Had a blast in Episode 40 chatting with Dr. Sean Pastuch about his journey in fitness, being a Chiropractor, going into Personal Training, and growing his business successfully over the last several years. Sean absolutely brings it in this episode and…
Ryan Walsh (Ep.39) - Founder, RepVue
Jan 29, 2019 • 48 min
Had a great time on episode 39 speaking with the Founder of RepVue, Ryan Walsh, about his journey from his college days at UNC and early career to how he helped grow ChannelAdvisor to become a couple hundred million dollar company and publicly traded. His…
Jinny Oh (Ep.38) - Founder, WANDR
Jan 22, 2019 • 40 min
Episode 38 features our first “Digital Nomad” on the Podcast in Entrepreneur Jinny Oh. Jinny is the Founder of WANDR and travels all over the world to explore the endless possibilities that are out there as well as continue her mission to grow her company…
Max Friedman (Ep.37) - Co-Founder | CEO GiveButter.com
Jan 15, 2019 • 43 min
On Episode 37 I get to sit down with the Co-Founder and CEO of a really neat Start-up, GiveButter.comMax Friedman is a sharp young entrepreneur and sprinkles in many highlight moments in this episode when speaking about how first job, how his team…
Tisha Abrea and Nikki B (Ep.36) - Founders of FOREHer Sports
Jan 8, 2019 • 53 min
Episode 36 features the Founders of the new Foreher Sports which helps connect, educate, and inspire women on & off the golf course. Ya’ll are going to love the dialogue in this episode and some of the fun we get into with Tisha and Nikki B around their…
Haley Hoffman Smith (Ep.35) - Author, Her Big Idea | Director of Community at NextGen
Jan 1, 2019 • 35 min
Episode 35 is on fire with Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur, and Director of Community at NextGen, Haley Hoffman Smith. Hayley brings a tremendous amount of insight into this episode and shares her early journey with starting a non-profit organization,…
Stephanie Newcomb (Ep.34) - Founder, Unleashed HF
Dec 26, 2018 • 34 min
Had a fun time speaking to Stephanie and understanding the path to her success and what keeps her ticking day in and day out. This gal has a great head on her shoulders and is head down in health and nutrition not only for herself but for her family and…
Nick Shaw (Ep.33) - CEO and Founder, RP Strength
Dec 18, 2018 • 40 min
Episode 33 features Founder and CEO of RP Strength, Nick Shaw. I had a blast learning about Nick’s journey and how he realized at an early age through high school athletics the importance of consistency was to achieving tremendous improvements in his…
Justin Lafazan (Ep.32) - Co-Founder, Next Gen
Dec 10, 2018 • 38 min
Episode 32 features a young and impressive entrepreneur by the name of Justin Lafazan. From an earlier age, Justin saw his Dad struggle through the 2008 Recession as a Mortgage Banker and vowed to pave his own way in life so that he never had to be…
Lindsey Schwartz (Ep. 31) – Founder, Powerhouse Women
Dec 3, 2018 • 37 min
Episode 31 features the Founder of PowerHouse Women, Lindsey Schwartz. Lindsey is the exact type of person that this podcast is geared toward. Someone that wanted to make a change and had a different purpose in their mind then what they were doing at the…
Lindy Barber (Ep.30) – CrossFit Athlete | CrossFit Games Champion | Founder, LindyBarber.com
Nov 25, 2018 • 57 min
Had a phenomenal time speaking with CrossFit Athlete Lindy Barber about her incredible journey getting to the pinnacle of the CrossFit sport. She takes us all the way back to childhood and discusses her active upbringing and how sport and fitness has…
Case Kenny (Ep. 29) – Founder, Prsuit.com | Host, New Mindset Who Dis Podcast
Nov 19, 2018 • 43 min
Had a phenomenal conversation with Case Kenny on Episode 29 of the Just Get Started Podcast.We get into an interesting conversation around his life and journey into growing his media company and we discuss the background of his Prsuit.com company and how…
Bryan Wish (Ep.28) – Growth Consultant and Marketing Strategist
Oct 29, 2018 • 34 min
Episode 28 features Bryan Wish, Growth Consultant for global-impact visionaries and the marketing strategist behind Allen Gannett’s book “The Creative Curve”. I met Bryan serendipitously last year when setting up Allen Gannett on the Just Get Started…
Andrea Waltz (Ep.27) – Author | Go For No!
Oct 16, 2018 • 36 min
Episode 27 features Andrea Waltz, the Co-Author of one of the best selling sales books of all-time, Go For No! as well as Co-Founder of Courage Crafters. Andrea shares her journey and a lot of the twists and turns that have led her to what she is doing…
Joel Runyon (Ep.26) – Endurance Athlete | Founder, ImpossibleHQ
Sep 27, 2018 • 44 min
Episode 26 was a blast! I met Joel in August when he came to speak at our company and share the journey of the past 9 years and how this whole thing came together. It’s an incredible story of perseverance, patience, grit, and a little luck. We go in depth…
Jeff Tippett (Ep.25) – Persuasive Communication Expert | Speaker | Author
Sep 18, 2018 • 37 min
Had the pleasure of interviewing Jeff Tippett on Episode 25 of the Podcast. Jeff lives local to me in the Carolinas and it was great to learn more about his background and some of the ways persuasive communication can be used in numerous ways throughout…
Christina Lecuyer (Ep.24) – Mindset Coach | Motivational Speaker | Golf Hosting Specialist
Sep 11, 2018 • 42 min
I met Christina through a recommendation of a prior guest, Tisha Abrea (Ep. 16), and was so fortunate to get a chance to hear her story and learn through some of the lessons she had to go through in her career. I love that she refers to periods of her…
Morgan J. Ingram (Ep.23) – Motivational Speaker | Sales Coach | Host, The SDR Chronicles
Aug 29, 2018 • 26 min
Had an awesome time connecting with Morgan on Episode 23 of the Podcast and we covered a lot of ground in a short period of time. Morgan provides some great insight into how he leveraged his learnings from being on 2 State Championship Basketball Teams to…
Dr. Zach Long (Ep.22) – Creator of TheBarbellPhysio.com | Board Certified Sports Specialist
Aug 20, 2018 • 42 min
In Episode 22 I get a chance to sit down with Dr. Zach Long, a Board Certified Sports Specialist and the creator of the industry leading fitness website, TheBarbellPhysio.com.I reached out to Zach after coming across some of his content online and was…
James Carbary (Ep.21) – Founder, SweetFish Media | Host, B2B Growth Show
Aug 15, 2018 • 44 min
James Carbary is the founder of Sweet Fish Media, a podcast agency for B2B brands. He’s a contributor for the Huffington Post & Business Insider, and he also co-hosts a top-ranked podcast according to Forbes: B2B Growth. When James isn’t interviewing the…
Chip Conley (Ep.20) – Founder | CEO | Strategic Advisor | Author
Aug 6, 2018 • 35 min
Episode 20 features a true entrepreneur at heart and a guy with so much experience under his belt I wish I got to spend several hours with him. Chip was a delight to speak with and we covered a variety of topics about his upbringing having to adjust from…
John Barrows (Ep.19) – Founder, JBarrows Sales Training
Jul 16, 2018 • 48 min
In Episode 19 I get a chance to talk sales with one of the most well sought out after Sales Trainers out there, John Barrows.John has provided sales training and consulting services to some of the world’s fastest growing companies like Salesforce.com,…
Stu Heinecke (Ep.18) – Marketer, Cartoonist, Author of How to Get A Meeting With Anyone
Jul 9, 2018 • 34 min
In Episode 18, We speak with Stu Heinecke about his career in marketing, how he broke into being a cartoonist, and ways people can think about bringing value and setting themselves apart from the pack. Stu has done some neat things throughout his career…
Tisha Abrea (Ep.17) – Golf Personality | Social Media Influencer
Jun 20, 2018 • 41 min
Episode 17 features Professional Golfer and Social Media Influencer Tisha Abrea. I came across Tisha last year and was impressed with her personality and style to help promote her uniqueness and grow her brand online. Besides her own brand (which she…
Michael Ketterer (Ep.16) – Musician | America’s Got Talent Finalist
Jun 17, 2018 • 24 min
In Episode 16 I get a chance to speak with a talented musician and America’s Got Talent Golden Buzzer recipient, Michael Ketterer. I saw Michael’s performance on AGT and was extremely inspired by his story as well as his great voice. I reached out to him…
Michael Bosstick (Ep.15) – CEO of Dear Media / Co-Host of The Skinny Confidential His and Her Podcast
Jun 6, 2018 • 30 min
Episode 15 features Michael Bosstick, CEO of Dear Media, a Podcast network primarily focused around female hosts and talent, and he is the Co-Host of the Skinny Confidential Him and Her Podcast. I was fortunate to interview his wife, Lauryn Evarts…
Carolynn Lemke (Ep. 14) – Founder, NobleFriendsShop.com
May 29, 2018 • 41 min
Episode 14 features Carolynn Lemke, the Founder of Noble Friends Shop. Was excited to get the chance to speak with Carolynn not only because of the great work she is doing to grow her business but because we go way back to the same small town as her and I…
Tracy Sandler (Ep. 13) – Founder, Fangirl Sports Network
May 21, 2018 • 34 min
Episode 13 features the @49ersfangirl Tracy Sandler and we have a wide-ranging conversation on sports, relishing new opportunities, being nimble, and much more.I was intrigued to learn more about Tracy and the Fangirl Sports Network when I came across her…
Chris David Garcia (Ep. 12) – Creative Director, Astros | CONNECT
May 14, 2018 • 37 min
Episode 12 picks up right where we left off and I interview Chris David Garcia, the creator of the Major Level Creative CONNECT sports conference as well as the Creative Director for the Houston Astros.I met Chris about 3 years ago and we have been…
Lauryn Evarts (Ep.11) – The Skinny Confidential
Mar 11, 2018 • 28 min
Episode 11 Features The Creator of The Skinny Confidential, Lauryn Evarts. Lauryn has been blogging almost every day for the past 8 years and has build an incredible following online through many social channels but it all funnels back to her website,…
Hank Hoffmeier (Ep.10) – Digital Marketing Specialist
Mar 4, 2018 • 32 min
Episode 10 features Digital Marketing specialist, Speaker, Author, and Podcaster Hank Hoffmeier. Hank is Manager of Strategic Services at iContact (http://www.icontact.com). With a passion for all things digital and social, combined with more than 18…
David Rendall (Ep.9) – Speaker and Author
Feb 19, 2018 • 45 min
Episode 9 was a blast talking with Speaker and Author David Rendall. I met David for the first time in the spring of 2017 at the High Five Conference in Raleigh, NC where he was giving a keynote and he left an imprint on my life because I agreed so much…
Jenna Webb (Ep.8) – Contemporary Abstract Artist
Jan 15, 2018 • 41 min
We did some soul searching in Episode 8 with contemporary mixed media artist Jenna Webb who specializes in vibrant unexpected, bold works infused with her positive spirit and energy. She is passionate about nature, beauty, positivity, travel, and interior…
Nik Bando (Ep.7) – Founder, BogeyBoxGolfClub.com
Jan 6, 2018 • 41 min
Episode 7 welcomes Founder of BogeyBoxGolfClub.com Nik Bando. Nik has been an entrepreneur for most of his adult life all starting with his innovative idea to create new engagement and sponsorship opportunities while at Virginia Tech.From there, Nik took…
Erica Spera (Ep.6) – Comedian
Dec 28, 2017 • 48 min
Erica Spera is an up and coming comedian in the New York City scene and a 2017 TBS Comic to Watch. She gives us some backstage access on the comedy world and all of the things that go into being a comedian.We talk about her comedic inspirations,…
Kathleen O’Grady (Ep. 5) – Founder, Raleigh Coaching Academy
Dec 17, 2017 • 31 min
Episode 5 features Raleigh Coaching Academy Founder Kathleen O’Grady. Kathleen has used a lot of experiences early in her life to fuel her coaching business and help transform the lives of the people she works with. Her Heart-based leadership coaching…
Jordan Syatt (Ep.4) – Founder, Syatt Fitness
Nov 29, 2017 • 35 min
This episode is on fire with 5x world record holder and fitness expert Jordan Syatt. Jordan is incredibly knowledgeable about all things fitness and nutrition and brings so much great insight into this episode.When you hear the passion in his voice it’ll…
Juli Bauer Roth (Ep.3) – Founder, PaleOMG.com
Nov 22, 2017 • 39 min
On Episode 3, I get to interview New York Times Best Selling Author and Founder of the Paleomg.com Blog, Juli Bauer Roth. Juli started her blog on a whim in 2011 and has turned that opportunity into hundreds upon hundreds of recipes online, 3 Cookbooks,…
Matt Heinz (Ep.2) – Founder, Heinz Marketing
Nov 21, 2017 • 40 min
In this episode we do some discovery with Matt Heinz of Heinz Marketing and explore ideas around how he got into doing his own business, marketing initiatives and thoughts that should be top of mind in today’s world, and having outlets away from your…
Brian Ondrako (Ep.1) – Just Getting Started
Nov 19, 2017 • 12 min
This being the first episode, I decided to go solo to talk about the background of how this all began, expectations for episodes, format, etc. I kept it short and sweet for today!Hope you all enjoy my rants and give me a chance on further episodes where I…