THINK Business with Jon Dwoskin

THINK Business with Jon Dwoskin
Every week business coach Jon Dwoskin takes a deep dive into a new level of business conversations, interviewing thought leaders to understand the BIG picture of why they are doing what they are doing, and how they are making a difference in the lives they touch. Their stories will inspire and guide you to your next level, shifting your perspective on your own capacity. Prepare to THINK BIG, THINK forward and THINK consciously.

Audit Your Social
May 31 • 4 min
Jon Dwoskin and Scott Fishman talk everything social media on this quick episode! Jon & Scott are sharing their tips on how to audit your socials, make connections, and using social as a successful tool.
Collecting Debt with Compassion
May 30 • 27 min
Ryan Fishman is an attorney and managing partner at the Fishman Group, P.C. He and his team have come up with ways to collect debt using listening skills, compassion and empathy. Fishman is seeing that many people are not able to pay their rent or…
Jon’s Favorite Things: The Seat of the Soul
May 29 • 2 min
Jon is sharing the favorite things, from books to podcasts to online tools that have helped him grow in his business. He hopes they do the same for you! Mentioned Today
Building your Business Strategy through Branding
May 28 • 33 min
Dr. Erich Joachimsthaler is one of the world’s leading authorities on brand strategy, innovation, and marketing. His interests focus on the impact of technology on strategy, the digitalization of industries and categories, and the role of innovation…
Today’s Quick Tip: Course Correct In Your Business
May 27 • 1 min
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Public Relations During a Pandemic
May 26 • 25 min
Sari Cicurel is an in-demand publicist in metropolitan Detroit. She offers the public relations, communications, and marketing services you would expect from a big agency and partners it with the specialized attention of a boutique firm. For all of…
HR is the Coach Your Team Needs
May 25 • 28 min
Dan Russell is an experienced professional providing HR, benefits and payroll services counsel to businesses of all sizes — ranging from small - business startups to Fortune 250 companies. In addition, he has an extensive background in the banking…
Cleaning Your Database
May 24 • 2 min
In this quick 7-Minutes Sales Minute, Jon Dwoskin and Scott Fishman give you tips on how to update and clean your databases to help make you money in your business.
The Value of HR in an Organization
May 23 • 30 min
Richa Gupta has been in Human Resources for the last two decades helping organizations create and unlock their Talent strategies, build strong global companies with a purpose and high-performing teams, curate workshops for talent to thrive and develop…
Let Yourself Be Pulled (and Never Pushed)
May 22 • 14 min
Dave Phillips is the co-founder of Podcast Detroit. He is an IT Professional who has been everything from a DBA to helpdesk support member, web developer to Internet Systems Architect, Project Manager, Department Manager and Vice President of Sales…
Building Your Business To Sell
May 21 • 28 min
John Warrillow is an entrepreneur and author with over 20 years of research experience into the small and medium business (SMB) market. He founded The Value Builder System™ to level the playing field for business owners as they approach their exit….
Today’s Quick Tip: Always Come Prepared to Meetings
May 20 • 1 min
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Providing Your Clients with Trusted Guidance
May 19 • 24 min
Amy Whipple is the Director of Business Development at BDO USA. She is passionate about positively impacting companies and careers with exceptionally matched opportunities. Amy prides herself on building strong relationships and providing caring and…
The BIG Difference Between Being an Entrepreneur and a Small Business Owner
May 18 • 22 min
Josh Tolley is the Chairman and CEO of Tribal Holdings, [insert one-liner on Tribal Holdings here]. There, Josh oversees a portfolio of businesses spanning industries such as real estate, health clinics, broadcast media, beverage, insurance, business…
What’s In Your Bag? Part III
May 17 • 19 min
In this three-part series, Jon Dwoskin and Scott Fishman discuss the necessary tools you need in your digital backpack to be successful. These tools will be especially helpful for those now working from home!
The Market During COVID-19
May 16 • 25 min
Rajesh Kothari is the Managing Director at Cascade Partners. For nearly 30 years, he has been actively helping companies, shareholders and Boards realize the full value of their endeavors. Whether through acquiring another business to accelerate…
A Nurse’s Heroism During a Pandemic
May 16 • 30 min
In this episode, Jon Dwoskin and Randy Denha sit down with Sean Hopkins, a SWAT nurse on the front lines. Sean talks about being a nurse in the time of a pandemic, what it means to be selfless, balancing safety with heroism and the hardship of COVID…
Jon’s Favorite Things: “The Four Agreements”
May 15 • 2 min
Jon is sharing the favorite things, from books to podcasts to online tools that have helped him grow in his business. He hopes they do the same for you! Things Mentioned
How to Rethink Your Sales Conversation
May 14 • 30 min
John Reid is a corporate training designer, facilitator, and business owner who understands adult learning happens when you engage with people’s belief systems. His career centers around the idea that traditional ways of teaching are ineffective…
Today’s Quick Tip: Always Have a Meeting Agenda
May 13 • 1 min
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Disruption, Innovation and Pivoting in Business
May 12 • 31 min
As a serial entrepreneur, Jeff’s been recognized nationally for his business creations ranging from a quick serve Food Chain, Payroll & HR company, Digital Marketing Agency and Construction company among others. In addition, Jeff was named a top…
Adapting to a Digitally Forced World
May 11 • 33 min
Sharat Sharan is the co-founder, President and CEO of ON24. The company’s mission is to deliver data-rich digital experiences that drive revenue. ON24 has emerged as one of the largest B2B SaaS Martech companies. Sharan has attracted world…
What’s In Your Bag? Part II
May 10 • 15 min
In this three-part series, Jon Dwoskin and Scott Fishman discuss the necessary tools you need in your digital backpack to be successful. These tools will be especially helpful for those now working from home!
The Inspired Mindset You Need Today
May 9 • 25 min
Powell Miller is the CEO and Managing Partner at The Miller Law Firm, P.C. and has been named one of the Top 10 lawyers in Michigan for ten consecutive years. In this episode Powell, Randy and Jon discuss what Powell’s business looks like in the…
Jon’s Favorite Things: “Great By Choice”
May 8 • 2 min
Jon is sharing the favorite things, from books to podcasts to online tools that have helped him grow in his business. He hopes they do the same for you! Mentioned Today
How To Tap Into Faith & Spirituality During COVID-19
May 7 • 29 min
On this episode Jon sits down with Rabbi Aaron Starr, Rev. Kimi Riegel and Father Chris Yaw as they explore different ways to look for and find spirituality in this time. They speak about the importance of coming together as a community and focusing…
Today’s Quick Tip: Limit Your Meeting Times
May 6 • 1 min
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Connect To Consumers With Your Brand Today
May 5 • 25 min
Matt Rizzetta has served as CEO since N6A’s inception. Under his leadership, N6A has been ranked as the #1 fastest-growing agency in the United States in its revenue category by O’Dwyers, as well one of the 50 most powerful agencies in the United…
Elevate Human Thriving and Business Sustainability with a Transformation Catalyst
May 4 • 34 min
Susan Morgan Bailey is a high energy leader with more than 20 years of experience in health, benefits and education settings. In her role Vice President, Culture & Wellbeing Practice Leader at Marsh & McLennan Agency, she calls upon her…
What’s In Your Bag? Part I
May 3 • 14 min
In this three part series, Jon Dwoskin and Scott Fishman discuss the necessary tools you need in your digital backpack to be successful. These tools will be especially helpful for those now working from home!
Being a Go-Giver in the COVID Era
May 2 • 30 min
Bob Burg, co-author of The Go-Giver. He is a highly sought-after conference speaker who teaches the principles at the core of The Go-Giver to audiences worldwide. A former top sales professional, he is also the author of Endless Referrals and…
Influence Your Clients and Get Them Talking
May 1 • 21 min
Jeff Dwoskin() is an Internet marketing pioneer. In 1995 he co-founded an online marketing venture that rapidly established its dominance and was acquired by the world’s largest web development firm, USWeb. Jeff is also an award-winning standup…
Using Your Personality Type to Understand Your Leadership Style
Apr 30 • 41 min
Cash Keahey is a global leader-architect with a natural gift for engaging audiences, facilitating learning, and coaching leaders to greater effectiveness. He earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing as well as his MBA from the University of Houston….
Today’s Quick Tip: Continually Reinvent Yourself
Apr 29 • 1 min
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Finding Peace During a Pandemic with Rob Dube
Apr 28 • 32 min
Last week Jon sat down with Rob Dube to talk about meditation, mindfulness and finding peace during a pandemic. Rob is a Co-CEO and Co-founder of imageOne, as well as a speaker, the author of the book, donothing, and he hosts the weekly donothing…
Riding the Current Financial Wave
Apr 27 • 33 min
Jim Niedzinski, CFP®, AIF®, is co founder of Motive Wealth Advisors. He and his team provide fiduciary wealth management to a purposefully limited number of high net worth families in the context of deep relationships. For more than 20 years,…
Expand Your Company’s Reach During the COVID Era
Apr 26 • 27 min
Julie and Mark Fisher are the owners of Echo 70. They help businesses promote their messages online, particularly through social media. They teach businesses how to use their employees to be ambassadors and amplify their businesses reach. In this…
Adjust Your Mindset During COVID-19 With Randy Denha
Apr 25 • 30 min
Randy Denha and Jon discuss the importance of mindset during COVID-19. They talk about everything from active steps you can take to get your mindset right, how our society may or may not change, and the importance of utilizing technology at this time….
The Heart and Soul of Business
Apr 24 • 20 min
Julie Vanderhoop is the owner of Orange Peel Bakery in Martha’s Vineyard. Her bakery is based on the idea of honor and sharing. Her bakery will sometimes be open, with no employees, operating on the honor system. She also hosts community Pizza…
Why the Subscription Model Works
Apr 23 • 31 min
Jim Fosina has spent much of his career as a thought leader, business builder & operations expert. He has a keen sense of the challenges that marketers face and the path to not only achieve success but dominate a market sector. Jim has a legacy of…
Today’s Quick Tip: Time Management
Apr 22 • 1 min
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Clean and Protect Your Home and Office from COVID-19
Apr 21 • 14 min
Jared Rothberger is co-owner of JAN-PRO Detroit, a franchise of JAN-PRO. At JAN-PRO, they realize the test every cleaning company must pass is whether the value of its service is worth the cost. That is why our goal is to provide the highest quality,…
Everything You Need to Know to Start a Podcast
Apr 20 • 20 min
Ginni is an award-winning journalist known to stun many a personality with her quick-witted introductions and on-air antics. She left Paula Abdul in a laughing fit and Havana Brown choking! She has interviewed them all, from k.d. lang, Jennifer Beals,…
Pivoting Your Business
Apr 16 • 24 min
Anthony was a student of Catholic Central High School - 1999 played baseball and basketball, student council president, and was then drafted by Cleveland Indians. Eastern Michigan Univ - 2003, draftee by Detroit Tigers, degree in Marketing/Management….
Takeaways from Paypal’s Adaptation to COVID-19
Apr 13 • 38 min
Mike Todasco is the Senior Director of Innovation at PayPal responsible for increasing the creative output of employees across the company. Teams in the Innovation Lab are building experiences in AR (Augmented Reality), Blockchain, and Robotics. Prior…
Tap Into Your Intuition
Apr 9 • 30 min
Rick Snyder is the founder and CEO of Invisible Edge™, an international consultancy agency that develops intuitive intelligence with leaders and teams for more effective decision-making, innovation, and leadership. Through live workshops, executive…
Prioritize Your Mental Health Through COVID-19
Apr 7 • 33 min
Kelly Houseman is a licensed counselor with a private practice in the Detroit area. She is a writer and speaker with a passion for mental health and breaking stigmas. Her website offers relatable self-help tips, ways to embrace the chaos and more……
How to Look at PR and Marketing During a Pandemic
Apr 6 • 33 min
Sari Cicurel is an in-demand publicist in metropolitan Detroit. She offers the public relations, communications, and marketing services you would expect from a big agency and partners it with the specialized attention of a boutique firm. For all her…
COVID 19’s Effects on the School System
Apr 2 • 36 min
Dennis McDavid has been with the Berkley School District since he was hired in 2005 as an English teacher at Berkley High School. He joined the Berkley School District after a successful 13 year career in the private sector in which he held positions…
Today’s Quick Tip: The Importance of Mentorship
Apr 1 • 2 min
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Being a Resilient Entrepreneur
Mar 31 • 27 min
Nicole Neer is the owner of Bloom Administrative Services, an agency that provides marketing support for entrepreneurs. She’s also a mentor for done-for-you service providers looking to build resilient businesses. Like many of her clients, Nicole is…
Run And Grow Your Business in Today’s Market
Mar 30 • 30 min
Matt Rizzetta has served as CEO since N6A’s inception. Under his leadership, N6A has been ranked as the #1 fastest-growing agency in the United States in its revenue category by O’Dwyers, as well one of the 50 most powerful agencies in the United…
Curt’s Five Pillars of Freedom
Mar 26 • 25 min
Curt Mercadante is an international speaker, trainer, and disruptive entrepreneur whose mission is to save the world by helping people fight for freedom and fulfillment. Curt’s speeches and training empower individuals to live their Freedom…
Today’s Quick Tip: Setting Daily Specific and Measurable Goals
Mar 25 • 1 min
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Leading the Fight in Discovering COVID-19
Mar 24 • 27 min
Edward Scott is the CEO of ElectrifAi, one of the oldest machine learning product companies in the US serving the Fortune 500 as well as the federal and state sectors. Ed has over 25 years of experience in the technology and private equity sectors…
Learn How to Drive your Own Health Bus
Mar 23 • 47 min
Dr. Robin Miller is an Integrative Medicine Physician, and Medical Director of Triune Integrative Medicine in Medford, Oregon. She is a medical reporter for KOBI-NBC in southern Oregon and seen nationally on the Patient Channel. She is also a frequent…
Making 2020 Your Healthiest Year Yet
Mar 19 • 55 min
Michael Knight is a former collegiate athlete with over 25 years of professional experience in strength and conditioning. At the age of 36, while battling with obesity at a weight of 336 pounds, he was told three simple words that changed his life…
Today’s Quick Tip: Three Year Vision
Mar 18 • 1 min
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The Science and Art in Sales
Mar 16 • 26 min
Erik Meier currently resides in Royal Oak, Michigan with his wife Anna and two daughters. He was raised in Farmington Hills, Michigan, and is a Brother Rice Alum. He attended Western Michigan University and the Haworth College of Business in…
Training Leaders Through Orchestra
Mar 12 • 23 min
Maestro Roger Nierenberg made his New York conducting debut at Avery Fisher with the Pro Arte Chorale and Orchestra. He was soon invited to conduct operas in two successive seasons at the Mostly Mozart Festival at New York’s Lincoln Center….
Today’s Quick Tip: The Power of Vulnerability
Mar 11 • 2 min
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The Power of Growing up with an Entrepreneural Mindset
Mar 9 • 26 min
Growing up in Palo Alto, Todd Krizelman was born and raised near the epicenter of technology innovation. Todd joined veteran web architect Jesse Keller to found MediaRadar in 2007. After years of thorough research, development, and data collection,…
Your Philanthropic Return on Investment
Mar 6 • 33 min
Ethan is currently the Chairman of the Michigan Opera Theatre’s Board of Directors and Trustees. He also is currently Chairman of the Grants Committee of the William Davidson Foundation, dedicated to advancing the economic, cultural and civic…
Becoming a Serial Entrepreneur
Mar 5 • 27 min
LA-based attorney and accountant Peter Bronstein is the founder of BiznessGrowth — a one-stop platform for business owners to do everything they need for their business, from startup to growth. With 25 years of experience, Peter is an expert in…
Today’s Quick Tip: Managing Managers
Mar 4 • 1 min
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How to Continue to Forge Ahead In Your Business
Mar 2 • 25 min
Jessica Willis, Founder & CEO PocketNest . PocketNest provides comprehensive financial planning to genx and millenials in a digital, methodical format. And they do this by licensing their platform to institutions- financial institutions including…
What You Need to Know to Scale Your Business
Feb 27 • 31 min
Domenic Rinaldi is the Owner and Managing Partner of Sun Acquisitions - a Chicago based mergers and acquisitions firm. He is also a speaker, author and host of the M&A Unplugged Podcast. ‍ Domenic specializes in helping the owners of privately…
Today’s Quick Tip: Business Plans
Feb 26 • 1 min
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Is Your Strategy Setting You Up For Success?
Feb 24 • 22 min
Alex Castro is the CEO of M Corp and has helped clients deliver complex corporate strategies for the last twenty years. He finds new approaches to serving and building companies by identifying their operational vulnerabilities and correcting them, and…
How to Invest in Changing the World
Feb 20 • 43 min
Marc de Sousa-Shields is an international sustainable development and investment consultant. He co-founded and was the first Executive Director of the Social Investment Organization (SIO) of Canada. He has been an advisor to the United Nations and was…
Today’s Quick Tip: Living Your Company Values
Feb 19 • 2 min
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Finding Your Voice In A Corporate Setting
Feb 17 • 29 min
Dr. Valerio Pascotto is the Director of Faculty at Illustra and together with noted author Tim Gallwey, is the founder of IGEOS®. Valerio has 32+ years’ experience helping individuals and corporations reach their potential and maximize their…
Discovering How to Build Private Equity
Feb 13 • 26 min
Adam Coffey has spent the past 18 years as President and CEO of 3 national service companies, each in different industries. Adam’s first company, Masterplan, was a medical device service company, owned by Three Cities Research (NYC) and Camden…
Today’s Quick Tip: Delegating
Feb 12 • 1 min
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Becoming a Woman Who Dares to Lead
Feb 10 • 47 min
Connie Pheiff is an internationally recognized mentor, speaker, and author. She is the former CEO of the Girl Scouts’ Penn’s Woods Council. She is also the chair of the Pheiff Group and founder of the Total Leadership Masterclass. Connie has been…
How to Optimize and Perfect Your LinkedIn
Feb 6 • 28 min
Brenda Meller is a self-proclaimed “ambassador” of LinkedIn, national speaker, and the Chief Engagement Officer at Meller Marketing, which provides marketing and social media support for individuals and businesses, specializing in LinkedIn. She…
Today’s Quick Tip: AM & PM Rituals
Feb 5 • 1 min
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Tapping Into Your Hidden Sales Force
Feb 3 • 31 min
Julie and Mark Fisher are the co-founders of Echo 70, an Employee Advocacy Consulting firm. Julie has been educating people in one way, shape or form for the past 27 years. Her evolution in education began as a high school teacher on the South Side of…
How to Infuse Diversity and Inclusion into Your Business Strategy
Jan 30 • 34 min
For more than 20 years, Michelle Tenner Cantor has been a driver of thought leadership and strategic direction relative to organizational and talent development, including eight years of change management consulting with Fortune 500 companies, such as…
Today’s Quick Tip: Choosing Your Theme
Jan 29 • 1 min
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Honoring Your Culture in Business
Jan 28 • 36 min
As senior vice president and national director of community affairs for Comerica Bank, Monica Martinez manages Comerica Bank’s external community initiatives and partnerships, Comerica’s market segmentation initiatives and CRA volunteerism,…
Integrity In Business And Insurance
Jan 27 • 23 min
JJ Reifler is the VP and Principal at Korotkin Insurance Group. Korotkin Insurance’s mission is to protect its customers’ assets. Since 1913, they have provided their customers with all lines of commercial, personal, and life, health and disability…
Adapting Your Business Through the Ages
Jan 23 • 51 min
Marc is the Experienced Senior Legal Analyst with a demonstrated history of working in the broadcast media industry. Skilled in Analytical Skills, Domestic Relations, Construction Law, ADRs, and Facilitation. Strong legal professional with a…
How To Become A Networking Pro
Jan 20 • 25 min
Mark Mack is the founder of the networking group, Elite Success Partners and is in the business of growing your business. Elite Success Partners brings business owners, c-level executives, and sales professionals together to build a world-class…
Necessity - The Mother of Invention
Jan 16 • 22 min
It all started with Jessica’s passion for natural foods. As an avid baker with a background in engineering, she loves the science of cooking. Jessica enjoys spending her weekends trying new recipe combinations: “What if I add a dash of this? What…
Mindset’s Needed to be a Great Mentor or Mentee
Jan 13 • 23 min
Colin has been with Berkadia and its predecessor companies for 18 years, during which time he has underwritten and originated a variety of CMBS, Life Company, Bank and Agency loans. For the past decade, Colin has specialized exclusively in the…
How To Make Your Nonprofit Thrive
Jan 9 • 23 min
Sarah Olivieri is a nonprofit strategist with a passion for helping organizations thrive in the digital age. The founder of PivotGround, Sarah helps human-service nonprofits increase capacity, deliver better programming, attract more funding, and make…
Telling the Story of Detroit’s Economy
Jan 7 • 41 min
R.J. King is editor of DBusiness magazine, DBusiness Daily News, Tech and Mobility News, and Detroit 500, all of which cover companies in metro Detroit and Michigan that are expanding locally, nationally, and internationally. He also the author of…
‘The Healing Powers of Essential Oils’
Jan 6 • 29 min
Dr. Eric Zielinski (Dr. Z) Zielinski has pioneered natural living and biblical health education since 2003. Trained as an aromatherapist, public health researcher, and chiropractor, Dr. Z started in 2014 to help people learn how to use…
Why Every Business Needs Marketing
Jan 2 • 25 min
Operating as Blume Design, Laurie’s process involves assessing client’s current marketing status, evaluating creative and business marketing goals, developing long-term strategies, design conceptualization, presentation and execution of digital…
Growing Your Business Using Social Media Advertising
Dec 30, 2019 • 25 min
Alex Fedotoff is one of the leading Facebook advertising strategists for e-commerce brands. His agency AF Media helps brands to scale massively using results-oriented direct response advertising. Huffington Post calls him one of the foremost Facebook…
Rethinking Real Estate
Dec 26, 2019 • 32 min
Julie is a serial entrepreneur. She is CEO of a brand new company called Realm, which is a data enhancer for real estate professionals. Julie is a Founding Principal of Jackson Hole Real Estate Associates which is the largest Real Estate Company in…
‘How To Be Great At Your Job’
Dec 23, 2019 • 33 min
A self-described efficiency monster, Justin Kerr is the author of the rogue corporate playbooks How to write an email and How to Be a Boss. He is also the mouthpiece of the MR CORPO podcast and has been the youngest senior executive at some of the…
Turn Your Side Hustle Into A Full Time Business
Dec 19, 2019 • 21 min
Sylvie McCracken helps health and wellness entrepreneurs who have gone off-course get refueled and back on track by teaching them to run their business like a well-oiled machine. After more than a decade working with celebrities in the entertainment…
Are You Prepared To Pitch Your Business?
Dec 16, 2019 • 47 min
Evan Delahanty is the Founder and CEO of Peaceful Fruits, a social good snack company that employs people with disabilities to make healthy, delicious, rainforest-friendly fruit snacks. Peaceful Fruits has been featured in Forbes and on ABC’s Shark…
How a Morning Routine Can Change Your Life
Dec 12, 2019 • 34 min
Jordan Gross is on a journey to add value to as many people as possible. Through storytelling, positivity, and happiness, Jordan constantly aims to inspire others and show them how their morning is the perfect setup for the rest of their day and their…
How To Create Your Own Reality
Dec 9, 2019 • 31 min
Christy Whitman is a Transformational Leader, Celebrity Coach and the New York Times bestselling author of The Art of Having It All. She has appeared on “Today” and The Morning Show and her work has been featured in People Magazine, Seventeen,…
Diversifying To Reduce Risk And Maximize Reward
Dec 5, 2019 • 21 min
Mark Mascia is the founder and CEO of Mascia Development. With a Warren Buffett mentality, his company assists professionals and entrepreneurs to make wise investments in high-end commercial real estate, the type of stuff that normally only the…
How to Dodge the Tax Bullet and Not Overpay on Your Taxes
Dec 2, 2019 • 15 min
Diane Gardner is a Certified Tax Coach and best-selling author whose proactive planning approach helps clients dodge the tax bullet. Her tax coaching sessions have resulted in a combined savings of over $3,070,374 to-date — hard-earned profits small…
Awaking Your Mindset Through Story
Nov 28, 2019 • 35 min
Jordan Edwards is the president of Mixology Clothing Co., a Long Island-based fashion retailer with a robust web presence and ten brick and mortar locations. He is also a real estate entrepreneur and investor, an avid reader, and a Brazilian jiu-jitsu…
Best Practices For Retaining Clients And Employees
Nov 27, 2019 • 27 min
Tony Konja started AOS in 1995 and has built the company to 25 trucks serving 150 commercial properties from shopping centers & office buildings to major Hospitals in the Metro Detroit area. He is a big believer in building relationships within…
Are You Ready For Retirement?
Nov 25, 2019 • 32 min
A Certified Financial Planner practitioner and Retirement Income Certified Professional based in Stamford, Connecticut, Nahum Daniels has specialized for over thirty years in serving clients facing the challenge of making income last in retirement and…
Why You Need To Know Your Client
Nov 21, 2019 • 35 min
Mike is President and Managing Principal of Harley Ellis Devereaux, a national architecture, engineering, and planning firm. He has been involved in complex building projects for more than 25 years in both a design and leadership capacity. In his…
Is It Time For You To Hire A Coach?
Nov 18, 2019 • 27 min
Noelle Cordeaux is CEO and co-founder of JRNI Coaching. She is also a feminist scholar, coach, speaker, and sexologist who specializes in the relationship with the self. She has carved out a unique niche in the world of coaching, combining positive…
The Difference Between Sugar, Stevia, & All Things Keto
Nov 15, 2019 • 46 min
Thom King is an Entrepreneur, Author and self-described ‘bio-hacker. ‘Thom changed his life by adopting a ketogenic lifestyle and kicking 5 stone! In his book Guy Gone Keto he details an essential wellness program that will keep you fit and healthy…
Learning to Embrace Failure in Business and Life
Nov 14, 2019 • 26 min
Mat Pelletier is the principal at Pelletier Construction Management LLC, a Clinton, Connecticut based firm that specializes in commercial and industrial construction management and real estate development. He enjoys writing about topics such as…
Turning a Passion into Profit
Nov 11, 2019 • 30 min
Lasker Smith was raised in Encorse City. He is a member of the Michigan Wolverines Squad (90s) Go Blue! Laker is a retired Detroit firefighter and the father of two daughters (10 & 19). After retiring from the fire department he turned his passion…
Doing What’s Best For Your Business
Nov 7, 2019 • 35 min
Wayne Wudyka is a nationally recognized leader in dry cleaning, textile restoration, and franchising. He’s known for transforming companies into highly successful category leaders. Wudyka owns and operates plant stores, drop stores, locker-based and…
Using Communication to Create an Equal Division of Labor at Home
Nov 4, 2019 • 32 min
Darcy Lockman is a clinical psychologist and author of multiple books including her newest release of All the Rage: Mothers, Fathers, and the Myth of Equal Partnership. UN Women has called the division of labor in heterosexual couples one of…
Following Your Passion No Matter Your Age
Nov 1, 2019 • 23 min
Vince Weishaus has been cutting, styling and drying hair since he was about two years old. For his 9th birthday, his parents surprised him with a full salon in the basement. Fe currently enjoys working/practicing on mannequins along with his friends…
Bridging the Gaps in Your Business
Oct 31, 2019 • 35 min
Jeff Gothelf helps organizations build better products and executives build the cultures that build better products. He is the co-author of the award-winning book Lean UX and the Harvard Business Review Press book Sense & Respond. Jeff works as a…
How Educating Yourself About Medicare Can Save You Thousands
Oct 28, 2019 • 21 min
Joanne Giardini-Russell is a Medicare Guru and owner of Boomer Health Group, an independent provider of Medicare products nationally. Boomer currently has seven agents that work in Medicare-land each and every day. Having spent years in the financial…
What You Need To Know To Write Your First Book
Oct 25, 2019 • 49 min
Kelly Notaras is an author, speaker, book editor and entrepreneur. She started her book editing career right out of college by moving to New York, where she worked in the editorial divisions at Avon Books, HarperCollins, Penguin USA and Hyperion…
Creating a Paradigm Shift in Your Healthcare Organization
Oct 24, 2019 • 31 min
Sloan Gaon is the CEO of PulsePoint, an advanced data technology company that is breaking new ground with programmatic solutions for healthcare organizations, to personalize information and improve outcomes. Sloan leads the company’s vision and…
Are You Ready For Entrepreneurship?
Oct 21, 2019 • 26 min
Steve Glaveski is the CEO and Co-Founder of and is the host of his own podcast Future Squared where he has conversations with preeminent thought leaders from a variety of fields to help you think in a multi-disciplinary way, kick goals in your…
How You Can Become An Impactful Global Leader
Oct 17, 2019 • 31 min
Tayo Rockson is the Founder and CEO of UID Management. He is a 21st-century gentleman on a mission to use his DIFFERENCE to make a difference as a storyteller, cultural translator, and brand strategist for change-makers. Tayo is also the host of the…
Finding Support and Guidance as a Startup
Oct 14, 2019 • 37 min
Today’s guests are the five finalists for the Comerica Hatch Detroit contest. All of these aspiring entrepreneurs are competing for $100,000 in startup funds from Comerica Bank, as well as $200,000 in pro bono support from Hatch Detroit and its…
Using Your Business as a Conduit for Personal Growth
Oct 14, 2019 • 36 min
Adam Hergenrother is Founder and CEO of Adam Hergenrother Companies. In less than ten years, Adam has built this rapidly growing company through his commitment to thinking big and never giving up. Fearless and purposeful; unconventional and…
How Focusing on Your Wellness Can Impact Your Whole Life
Oct 10, 2019 • 26 min
Lisa MacDonald is the owner for Driven, a boutique fitness studio with the mission of providing world-class health and wellness services with a simple commitment: To never compromise on the level of service or expertise provided to our clients. Lisa…
How Men Can Become the Best Version of Themselves
Oct 7, 2019 • 30 min
Michael Huey is the Founder and CEO at He-Fluence - the elite society for motivated men to “level up” in their health, relationships, and business; so every year, you get better, stronger, and more successful. Michael earned a Bachelor’s Degree…
Using Your Story to Build a Business
Oct 3, 2019 • 34 min
Lainie Ishbia is a mom, wife, blogger, and licensed therapist. She has a blended family of seven and lives in Michigan. Lainie is also a former girl empowerment speaker and educator. She has a neuromuscular disorder called Charcot Marie Tooth and…
How Virtual Reality Is About To Change Our Lives
Sep 30, 2019 • 33 min
Sam Huber is the founder of Admix, a funded startup based between London and SF. Sam is considered a VR/AR thought leader, frequently invited to speak at industry conferences, from Virtuality, Tech Open Air, or VR World. He is a contributor at VRFocus…
Helping Women to Break the Glass Ceiling
Sep 27, 2019 • 34 min
Before becoming a certified coach and NLP practitioner, Lisa Gillette spent 25 years climbing the corporate ladder in the entertainment industry. Working in Sports Television, she had to own her expertise and communicate her talent without appearing…
What You Need To Know About Cybersecurity
Sep 26, 2019 • 41 min
Chris Moschovitis is an expert in cybersecurity and information technology with an important message to all business owners “cybersecurity is failing”. In1989, Chris started his own company, the Technology Management Group, focused on providing…
Why Using The Right Recruiter Can Make You Money
Sep 23, 2019 • 31 min
As the Co-Founder and Vice President of Purple Squirrel Advisors, Amy Whipple is passionate about positively impacting companies and careers with exceptionally matched opportunities. Amy prides herself on building strong relationships and providing…
How to Consistently Add Value to Your Business
Sep 20, 2019 • 34 min
Manuel Amezcua is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, public speaker, & executive in the financial planning, wealth management, & insurance industry. He currently serves as President, CEO for MassMutual Great Lakes. MassMutual Great Lakes is one…
Why Making Decisions Faster Creates Success
Sep 19, 2019 • 26 min
Judge Graham is a hard-hitting, action-oriented serial entrepreneur with a successful track record of growing companies with little to no revenue and selling them for multi- and hundreds-of-millions of dollars. Judge started to lead the charge in…
Why Being Conscious Changes Your Reality
Sep 16, 2019 • 30 min
Mark Gober is an author whose worldview was turned upside down in late 2016 when he was exposed to world-changing science. After researching extensively, he wrote An End to Upside Down Thinking to introduce the general public to these…
Helping Your Child to Effectively Communicate
Sep 12, 2019 • 33 min
Lisa Findling and Tina Sappington are co-founders of Small Talk, a center for speech and language development in Beverly Hills, Michigan. They oversee a team of highly-motivated and experienced practitioners who are certified by the American…
Turning Your Passion Into a Business
Sep 9, 2019 • 37 min
Adam Reilly is an international award-winning author of The Askren Boys, winning the Literary Classics Gold Medal and Seal of Approval in November 2018. A.J. started AJR Media LLC in 2018 to help clients tell their stories through content creation,…
Keeping Your Career Fresh and Challenging
Sep 5, 2019 • 42 min
Christina Martini is a partner at the global law firm DLA Piper. She focuses her practice on domestic and international trademark and copyright law, as well as domain name, internet, social media, advertising, unfair competition, and entertainment…
Learning to Lean into Your Fear
Sep 2, 2019 • 37 min
Who is Dr. James Kelley? Well, his path is still being built brick by brick and the current brick is a book: The Crucible’s Gift: 5 lessons from authentic leaders who thrive in adversity. The book unpacks the journey a leader takes to become more…
The Importance of Accounting For Small Business
Aug 29, 2019 • 26 min
Elizabeth Hale is the founder of eeCPA, which has been providing clients with customized accounting solutions since 2004. Elizabeth has worked with small-to-medium-sized businesses for more than twenty-five years and has owned and operated a small…
Putting Processes in Place to Innovate
Aug 26, 2019 • 32 min
Bob Roitblat is a 12-time founder and CEO with 30+ years of hands-on P&L responsibility running companies at every phase of a business’ life cycle. He also has considerable experience helping organizations across a range of industries be more…
Establishing a Solid Vision For Your Business
Aug 22, 2019 • 36 min
Wesley Mathews drives the vision and strategy at High Level Marketing. He is a sales-driven CEO that has scaled HLM from an idea to over 40 employees and $5 Million in revenue. Wes can be described as a scrappy entrepreneur and a strong leader with…
Giving the Gift of a Job and How it Makes a Huge Impact
Aug 19, 2019 • 36 min
As a current resident of the City of Detroit and a mother of two college-aged daughters, CEO Kothe has a true desire to assist individuals of all backgrounds in finding gainful employment through training and certification in tech-related fields….
Setting Up Your Business For Long Term Success
Aug 15, 2019 • 34 min
Jason Grobbel is the President of E.W. Grobbel Sons, Inc., America’s oldest corned beef specialist. Established in 1833 by his great grandfather, Jason bought out the other family interests in 1988. By implementing the systems he describes in his…
Growing Your Business Through Branding
Aug 12, 2019 • 32 min
Drew Patrick is owner and president of Skidmore Studio where he’s a thoughtful strategic partner, relationship builder, and fierce advocate for the studio’s creative team. He’s passionate about helping good organizations grow through branding…
Creating the Ultimate Client Experience
Aug 8, 2019 • 25 min
Harris Van Cleef is Vice President at Star Trax, an event production company in the Detroit area known for their exceptional client experience. After a successful career as a hairdresser, Van Cleef decided to switch careers to work in event…
How to Simplify Your Business and Life
Aug 6, 2019 • 40 min
Jason Fried is the Co-Founder and CEO of Basecamp. He started the company back in 1999 and has been running the show ever since. Along with David Heinemeier Hansson, he wrote Getting Real, REWORK, and REMOTE. Jason also wrote It Doesn’t Have to be…
The Mistakes You’re Making in Your SEO Strategy
Aug 5, 2019 • 30 min
Jeff Hall is the founder of Overflow Cafe, a company that works for boost search engine optimization for websites so they will help businesses gain quality traffic and paying customers. Jeff started his own company at the age of 7 buying and reselling…
Mastering How to Connect With Ease
Aug 1, 2019 • 41 min
When it comes to putting great people in touch with other great people, Lou Diamond is a master connector. He has over a quarter century of experience in sales, relationship management, business development and executive coaching. Lou’s…
The Power of Mentorship in Your Business
Jul 30, 2019 • 38 min
Shaan Patel closed a deal on Shark Tank with billionaire Mark Cuban for an investment in his company Prep Expert. Prep Expert offers SAT & ACT courses based on Shaan’s methods to raise his own SAT score from average to perfect. Shaan received a…
Becoming a Connector in Your Network
Jul 29, 2019 • 37 min
Michelle Tillis Lederman, one of Forbes Top 25 Networking Experts, is the author of four books including the internationally known, The 11 Laws of Likability, and her latest The Connectors Advantage. Michelle is a connection creator and CEO of…
Revitalizing Detroit One Business at a Time
Jul 26, 2019 • 30 min
Vittoria Katanski is the Executive Director of Hatch Detroit. She has spent the majority of her career and personal life working on positive projects in the City of Detroit. Using a combination of her background in marketing and urban planning,…
Investing in Your Team Through Training
Jul 25, 2019 • 24 min
Derek Lundsten is a serial entrepreneur and CEO of Scrimmage who is focused on helping others to be their best. Education, healthcare, and wellness are common themes of the organizations he leads and supports. Connect with Derek Lundsten:…
How to Follow Your Passion and Turn it Into a Successful Business
Jul 22, 2019 • 30 min
Tammy Bourque and Greg Sternas created a national brand of hand-dyed apparel cut and sewn in the US. They have just recently opened their flagship retail store in the up and coming historical neighborhood “Corktown” in the heart of Detroit. …
Filling the Void in Your Marketing Strategy
Jul 15, 2019 • 29 min
Jodi Berger + Melissa Schiller are the founders of Project Maude, a marketing consulting firm in the Detroit area. Jodi and Melissa met during their work at Lululemon, where they connected over helping businesses fill in the missing pieces of their…
What Every Business Owner Needs to Know About Finance
Jul 8, 2019 • 28 min
Ken “Mr. Biz” Wentworth is a strategic business partner who works with small business owners to help them operate more profitably and more efficiently. His most recent book, “Pathway to Profits”, recently released & is available on Amazon….
You Are One Handshake Away From Changing Your Life
Jul 3, 2019 • 32 min
Derek Dickow is the founder of Metro Detroit-based public and political relations firm Steward Media. He is known as a power connector to reputable organizations and community leaders throughout Michigan. Derek lists several members of city…
The Key to Fulfilling Relationships
Jul 1, 2019 • 33 min
Karin Katz is a blogger and relationship coach currently writing at A Sample of Love. Karin has been there and done that, as she has lived the many cycles of relationships: married, divorced, single again and in long-term relationships where there was…
How to Embrace Your Entrepreneurial Spirit
Jun 26, 2019 • 29 min
Blake George is the founder of BMG Media Co., BMG Gaming, Crown Jewel Investments, and Unite Digital. He is also a key investor in Neptix, B-File, and Weblron. George is known for his entrepreneurial spirit, client relationships, and branding…
The Importance of Being Able to Predict What’s on the Horizon
Jun 24, 2019 • 29 min
Michael Bassirpour is on a mission to become the largest metal recycler in the Midwest, and he’s making moves in the right direction. Since taking the helm of GLR in 2014, Bassirpour has expanded the family-owned firm from one site and 40 employees…
Why You Need a Website for Your Business
Jun 20, 2019 • 23 min
Chief Internet Marketing is the creation of advertising and marketing specialist, Jeff Stanislow. Jeff’s unparalleled success with Michigan enterprise, Motor City Interactive and Tampa Bay’s The Bay Connection, sparked the creation of this…
How To Live Your Dream
Jun 17, 2019 • 28 min
Terra Castro is a retired professional Ironman triathlete who moved back to Detroit to start over. Once an elite sports massage therapist, Terra used her love for MOVEMENT + COMMUNITY to create a #BEBOLDCREW that grew into a mobile…
Making Business an Engine for Social Change
Jun 13, 2019 • 30 min
Ali has spent his career helping high growth startups scale by applying technology and process excellence to power great people to do great things. He started his career as a staff engineer and then product manager at Digital Island, a…
How to Communicate More Effectively as a Manager
Jun 10, 2019 • 41 min
Cyd Crouse is Meditation Studio’s Co-Founder, Head of Strategy and Product. Raised in rural Nebraska and a technologist by training, Cyd believes that bringing meditation to the masses can change the world. She has focused her career on working for…
Being Yourself in Life and Business
Jun 7, 2019 • 32 min
Brad Holcman is the Senior Director of Non-Fiction and Alternative Programming at A&E Television Networks. He oversees the development and production of over 20 unscripted programs and specials currently, from conception and deal-making to pilot…
How to Turn Your Vision Into a Business
Jun 5, 2019 • 23 min
Christine Fox has always loved dogs. When she started her business almost 20 years ago, there was no such thing as a dog daycare center. Now, there are dog centers are on every corner. Her mission is to make a difference by reducing the amount of…
How to Stay Humble and Build an Amazing Culture in your Business
Jun 3, 2019 • 38 min
Ryan LaFontaine’s path after graduation was always clear – he wanted to work for his family’s auto dealership group, which was established by his father, Michael Sr., and mother, Maureen, in 1984. By 2008, LaFontaine was named chief operating…
How Life Lessons Can Shape You Today
May 27, 2019 • 16 min
JT McCormick is the President and CEO of Scribe Media, a publishing company that’s created an entirely new way for you to write a book. He was born the mixed-race son of a drug-dealing pimp father and a orphaned, single mother on welfare. He was…
Getting Customers Into Your Business Profitably
May 20, 2019 • 39 min
Robert Glazer is the founder and Managing Director of global performance marketing agency, Acceleration Partners. Under his leadership, Acceleration Partners has received numerous company culture awards, including #4 on Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice…
Stop Procrastinating and Taking Control of Your Finances
May 13, 2019 • 28 min
Jim Niedzinkski has 19 years of wealth management experience. He specializes in advising clients with complex financial situations, such as those involving privately held businesses, executive compensation packages, and estate tax liabilities.
How to Achieve Success in Just Five Minutes
May 6, 2019 • 31 min
Karen Briscoe is the creator of the transformative “5 Minute Success” concept. Her books Real Estate Success in 5 Minutes a Day: Secrets of a Top Agent Revealed and Commit to Get Leads: 66 Day Challenge® offer a combination of information and…
Decoding Our Challenges to Transform the World
Apr 29, 2019 • 42 min
Anik Singal is the Founder and CEO of Lurn, Inc — the transformational home for entrepreneurs. In the last 15 years, he’s sold over $200 million worth of products in a variety of industries. He’s a serious entrepreneur, philanthropist,…
What it Means to be an Amazing Entrepreneur
Apr 22, 2019 • 42 min
Bo Burlingham is the author of five books including Small Giants: Companies That Choose To Be Great Instead of Big, The Great Game of Business and A Stake in the Outcome (with Jack Stack), Street Smarts (with Norm Brodsky), and Finish Big: How Great…
Think Business LIVE with Matt Halloran
Apr 18, 2019 • 22 min
Enjoy this special replay my Think Business Live event with podcasting guru Matt Halloran!
How to Use Spiritual Tools for Living a Purposeful Life
Apr 17, 2019 • 32 min
As a spiritual entrepreneurial Business Leader, Chris Forte drives organizational success through identifying and capturing unique business and market opportunities.
Creating Buyers Who Know, Like and Trust You (Before They’ve Even Met You)
Apr 15, 2019 • 31 min
Terry Lancaster is an entrepreneur, speaker, and #1 best-selling author of BETTER! Self Help For The Rest of Us. He helps salespeople and entrepreneurs build your personal brand, find your authentic voice, and tell the tale of you. He is the…
Leveraging Public Relations For Your Business
Apr 8, 2019 • 31 min
Heather DeSantis is a Top Millennial publicist and CEO of Publicity for Good, a purpose-driven public relations firm with offices in San Diego and Phoenix. Heather combines market foresight, strategic timing, and organic interviews to generate millions of…
The Best Tactics to Simplify & Scale Your Operations
Apr 3, 2019 • 30 min
Alex Barseghian is the GVP of Sales and Marketing for US Retail at Blackhawk Networks. He is responsible for driving over $15B in Revenue through retail and digital channels.
The Secrets to Setting up a Compelling Future
Apr 1, 2019 • 49 min
Mark Metry is a Forbes Featured speaker interviewing Billionaires, New York Times Bestselling Authors and World-Class human beings on my Top 100 podcast. He spends his time trying to impact & influence others by evolving himself. He’s the Host of a Top…
Navigating the Ups and Downs in Business
Mar 28, 2019 • 44 min
A native of Detroit and now New York City-based designer, Jessica Park was inspired to make her first bag out of sheer captivation of an “as-chance-would-have-it” material processing quality appeal, history, and the look of something conventional…
Growing Your Business Through Referral Marketing
Mar 25, 2019 • 20 min
Tonya Acha is a referral marketing expert with Asentiv, helping 100’s of professionals generate millions of dollars every year through qualified referrals. Her passion for networking, coaching and presenting has been instrumental in helping nearly…
The Empowerment Plan: It All Began with a Class Project
Mar 21, 2019 • 42 min
Veronika Scott
The secrets of leading a business with your heart
Mar 18, 2019 • 30 min
Lisa Scott is a Senior Operations Manager with a Fortune 500 FinTech company where she leads a customer service organization of up to 250. She has grown her career with the company for the past 14 years, starting as an entry-level customer service…
The Magical Insight of the Detroit Children’s Hospital CEO
Mar 14, 2019 • 37 min
Luanne Thomas Ewald with Detroit Medical Center Children’s Hospital
Finding Success by Embracing Who You Are
Mar 11, 2019 • 36 min
Jackie Kallen is known as the First Lady of Boxing. She is the inspiration for the movie, “Against the Ropes”. Jackie is a motivational speaker who has been featured on The View, The Today Show, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and the New York…
Following Your Passion For Maximum Impact
Mar 7, 2019 • 33 min
Equally educated in law and business, Sabrina Cronin has an extensive educational background that includes a B.F.A. from the University of Michigan (where she graduated with distinction), as well as an M.B.A. and J.D. from the University of Detroit…
Determination and Discipline is the Recipe for Success!
Mar 7, 2019 • 46 min
Maggie Cook
Thinking Consciously About Nutrition
Mar 4, 2019 • 26 min
A “free-from” food fanatic and nutrition consultant, Stacy Goldberg created Savorfull to help clients incorporate clean eating based, free-from foods into a simple and sustainable lifestyle. Stacy passionately leads the Savorfull team as it…
Finding Opportunities in Difficult Business Situations
Feb 27, 2019 • 40 min
Brent Maxwell is a dedicated entrepreneur who believes in Detroit and its possibilities. His real estate firm, IPS Realty, brings real dollars to his hometown to rebuild neighborhoods one building at a time. Connect with Brent: Website:…
Using Innovation and Mentorship to Further Your Career
Feb 25, 2019 • 30 min
Stefana Hunyady heads Global Product Engagement & PMO at PayPal. She is responsible for integrating regional, financial, and product planning. Her role encompasses portfolio planning, global product marketing, product education, and program and…
Growing Your Real Estate Brokerage by Supporting Your Agents
Feb 20, 2019 • 29 min
Simon Thomas always knew he wanted to work in real estate. After he sold a house on his first day, he was hooked. After a year of working in residential real estate, Simon hasn’t looked back. As his business continued to grow, he started a team to…
Discovering Success by Committing to Being Part of Someone’s Story
Feb 18, 2019 • 43 min
Kevin Dillon, Senior Managing Director, Director of the Midwest Institutional Team, Berkadia Real Estate Advisors Jason Krug, Managing Director, Berkadia Real Estate Advisors Kevin P. Dillon has over 33 years of service in the multifamily space….
Harnessing the Power of Podcasts in Your Business
Feb 15, 2019 • 35 min
Doug Sandler is an entrepreneur and new media industry influencer. His book, Nice Guys Finish First is a #1 ranked Amazon best seller. As a podcast host of The Nicole Guys on Business, a podcast with listeners in 170 countries and 2.2 million…
075 Balancing Your Environment to Succeed
Feb 14, 2019 • 39 min
Patricia Lohan helps entrepreneurs accelerate success by creating powerful environments. She shows you what they don’t teach in business school, what lies between the lines, and your top secret tool for success. She is a Feng Shui expert, healer and…
074 Using Self-Hypnosis to Work Smarter in Your Business
Feb 11, 2019 • 31 min
Jason Linett has hypnotized more than 250,000 people. He used the principles of rapport and modeling to track what top business performers and professional athletes do differently to build his own million-dollar brand. As a master of the micro-niche,…
073 Delivering Delight to Your Customers
Feb 4, 2019 • 31 min
Ellery Fink is the Senior Director of Services at Toast, a company recognized as the third fastest growing software company in North America in 2017 and was named to the Forbes Cloud 100. Toast powers successful restaurants of all sizes with…
BONUS: Think Business Live with Jeff Blackman
Jan 29, 2019 • 29 min
Here’s a replay of Jon’s interview with Jeff Blackman on Think Business Live. Jeff Blackman has worked at various fast growing early stage technology companies (specifically SaaS companies). As the CFO and also COO in his last two roles, Jeff…
072 What it Takes to be an Entrepreneur
Jan 28, 2019 • 22 min
Walker Deibel is an acquisition entrepreneur. He has co-founded three startups and acquired seven companies. He currently serves as the President of EDC, which helps companies with multiple locations manage their supply chain through sourcing,…
071 Revolutionizing Marketing in the Auto Industry
Jan 24, 2019 • 27 min
Margery Krevesky is the CEO of Productions Plus - The Talent Shop. They are a national talent management and live event staffing agency renowned in the industry for advancing the concept of “auto show product specialists”. For over 30 years,…
070 Overcoming Challenges to Succeed in Life
Jan 21, 2019 • 37 min
If you’re an expert of authority in your field, but can’t find the time to write your book, Scribe can help.  Scribe has removed all the barriers and frustrations to writing, making it much easier to turn your ideas and knowledge into a…
069 Evolving Your Idea into a Shark Tank Funded Business
Jan 18, 2019 • 39 min
Max Feber is an entrepreneur behind BRUW, the best way to make cold brew coffee at home. He recently received a deal from Mark Cuban on the ABC show Shark Tank. Like all great inventions, BRUW was designed to solve a problem. Existing coffee filter…
068 Having Open Conversations About Financial Management
Jan 16, 2019 • 30 min
Angelo Leslie is a Business Development Private Wealth Relationship Manager. He is responsible for new business development for private and core wealth clients, identifying opportunities to engage potential and current clients to experience the best…
067 Finding Alignment and Health in Your Life
Jan 14, 2019 • 48 min
Dr. Darren Weissman is a holistic chiropractic physician, an international speaker in the field of consciousness, and the developer of The LifeLine Technique®. He is the author of four best-selling Hay House books including ‘The Power of Infinite…
066 Persevering in Business and the Shark Tank
Jan 11, 2019 • 32 min
Joe Johnson is the founder and CEO of Vade Nutrition. Joe and his wife Megan created this family-owned business which creates “pods/packs” of protein powder after realizing that scooping protein powder in the car after a workout made a mess of the…
065 Rediscovering Passion in Your Career by Pivoting
Jan 9, 2019 • 42 min
Jeff Goldman has had an extensive trading career. After graduating with an MBA from Michigan State University in 1989, Jeff spent two years on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. In 1991, Jeff switched his focus to equities and spent the…
064 Following Inspiration and Passion to Build a Business
Jan 7, 2019 • 28 min
Tommey Walker is the founder of Detroit Vs. Everybody. He was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and is a graphic artist and entrepreneur. Connect with Tommey Walker Website: Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: Connect with Jon Dwoskin:…
067 Finding Alignment and Health in Your Life
Dec 21, 2018 • 48 min
Dr. Darren Weissman is a holistic chiropractic physician, an international speaker in the field of consciousness, and the developer of The LifeLine Technique®. He is the author of four best-selling Hay House books including ‘The Power of Infinite…
063 Making it Easy For Clients to Succeed
Dec 19, 2018 • 27 min
Gavin Zuchlinski is the founder of Acuity Scheduling, the slickest way for businesses to automate and manage their appointments online, allowing clients to schedule themselves. Gavin is a self-professed tech geek and espresso maniac (a word he does…
062 Building Your Business Quickly with Video
Dec 17, 2018 • 30 min
Jason Hsiao is the co-founder and Chief Video Officer of Animoto, an award-winning online video maker that makes it easy for anyone to create professional-quality marketing videos, even if they have no technical skills and have never created a…
061 Becoming an Entrepreneur by Bootstrapping Your Business
Dec 13, 2018 • 30 min
Mike Walters, CEO, has built a financial institution from the ground up since 1988, bootstrapping USA Financial into existence from the trunk of a car. He grew it to include multiple subsidiaries and became a recognized industry leaders. The USA…
Think Business LIVE: Amy Whipple
Dec 12, 2018 • 28 min
On this bonus episode, Amy Whipple is answering your questions about HR and recruiting!
Think Business LIVE: Matt Rizetta
Dec 12, 2018 • 30 min
Jon’s speaking with Matt Rizetta on this BONUS episode of Think Business. In this live interview, we’re chatting about PR, advertising, and marketing.
Think Business LIVE: Mike Todasco
Dec 12, 2018 • 37 min
On this bonus episode, Jon is talking to Paypal’s Mike Todasco about how to innovate in your business.
Think Business LIVE: Howard Behar
Dec 12, 2018 • 32 min
In this special bonus episode, former president of Starbucks Howard Behar is answering your questions!
060 Being Intentional in Business and Life
Dec 10, 2018 • 45 min
Laura Boone is the co-founder of turnerboone, a fast-growing, commercial furniture dealership based in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2017, turnerboone was named one of Forbes Top 25 Small Giants in America and continues to grow in the service of many of the…
059 Treating Your Patients Like Family
Dec 5, 2018 • 37 min
Dr. Scott Owens went to Michigan State University for his undergraduate degree and the University of Detroit for Dentistry. He is trained extensively in smile reconstruction focusing on cosmetic procedures including veneers, implants, and bonding. He…
058 Simplifying Your Thinking to Succeed
Dec 3, 2018 • 37 min
Troy is a customer-focused technology leader with significant experience in software development, entrepreneurship, and leadership. Passionate about bringing simple, elegant, quality software solutions; developing leaders to be the best version of…
057 Pivoting to a Subscription Model in Your Business
Nov 26, 2018 • 32 min
Chris George is the leading voice of the subscription industry. He is a serial entrepreneur who has successfully launched and managed seven businesses. Most recently, Chris has channeled his passion into the subscription industry as the co-founder and…
056 Gaining the Courage to Do What You Love
Nov 21, 2018 • 34 min
David Kramer and Theodore Nittis are the co-founders of Gemini Risk Partners. A former practicing attorney, David uses his legal background to assist law firms of all sizes with insurance placement, policy structuring, and risk management. David is a…
055 Entrepreneurship Starts Early For The Ba-gals
Nov 20, 2018 • 30 min
Julie Krasnick and Lauren Schostak are CEOs of Ba-gals. These teenage entrepreneurs run Ba-gals, a service that delivers fresh New York bagels, cream cheese and lox to homes in their community. They are the first females to take over what was once…
054 Building a Successful Business From Your Passion
Nov 19, 2018 • 29 min
When Carol Goldman has spent a lifetime perfecting her recipes for her famous cookies, sold by her family-run business Carol’s Cookies. In 1983, Carol’s cookies were named the 4th best cookie overall in the United States by PEOPLE Magazine. After…
053 Making a Living Doing What You Love
Nov 12, 2018 • 30 min
Stuart Sherman is a practicing CPA who also has a law degree. He is the founder of TaxResolve, a business who assists clients with a variety of tax resolution matters. They are dedicated problem solvers who assess clients’ issues, explore all…
052 Being Passionate About Creating The Ultimate Patient Experience
Nov 9, 2018 • 20 min
Lisa Schavrien is a nurse at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City where her specialty is women’s health. She is currently the OB Nurse Navigator. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Lisa has also worked at the Detroit Medical Center and UCLA. …
050 Stepping Into Another Person’s Shoes
Oct 29, 2018 • 29 min
In their bestselling business parable, The Go-Giver and then their follow-up, The Go-Giver Leader, Bob Burg and John David Mann challenged the conventional wisdom about success. Now they’re back with a new and equally compelling story about the…
049 Finding Opportunity in the Unexpected
Oct 22, 2018 • 41 min
Kate McCrea is the Chief Caramel Visionary at Boston-based McCrea’s Candies, a maker of luxe, handcrafted caramel. This luxury candy business was founded by Kate and her husband Jason. The McCrea’s met on Alaska’s North Slope in the Arctic…
048 Connecting to Our Greater Purpose in Life and Business
Oct 15, 2018 • 30 min
Nicholas Kristock lives his life by a code: Build. Empower. Serve. He is a former international soccer player turned serial entrepreneur and servant leader. He has found his fit in the social impact world by building businesses that solve problems….
047 Understanding Your Message and Market
Oct 8, 2018 • 44 min
Tanya Hall drives Greenleaf Book Groups’ growth efforts and fosters a culture built around serving authors. Prior to her current role, Tanya worked directly with Greenleaf’s authors to develop publishing strategies (including multiple New York Times…
046 Connecting to the Soul of People in Business
Oct 2, 2018 • 37 min
Ruth Zukerman is the co-founder of SoulCycle and FlyWheel. She is the author of Riding High: How I Kissed SoulCycle Goodbye which is in bookstores everywhere today. Connect with Ruth Zukerman Website: Twitter: @RuthFlywheel Instagram: @ruth_flywheel…
045 Growing Your Business by Being Connected
Sep 24, 2018 • 37 min
Philip J. Siegel, Esq., is a partner and shareholder with the firm of Hendrick, Phillips, Salzman & Siegel. Mr. Siegel’s practice focuses primarily in the areas of labor/employment law, including defense of OSHA citations, immigration compliance…
044 Evolving in a Changing Market
Sep 17, 2018 • 45 min
Today, Jon is chatting with Paul Glantz about the movie business. He is the co-founder and current chairman of Emagine Entertainment. Glantz is regarded as an expert in the cinematic exhibition industry and has been at the forefront of technological…
043 The Power of Partnership for Success
Sep 13, 2018 • 32 min
9/2/18: Dana Cooper and Laurie Glass Title: The Power of Partnership for Success In this episode, Jon is talking to powerhouse realtors Dana Cooper and Laurie Glass. Cooper and Glass operate Cooper Glass Homes with Max Broock Realtors. They…
042 Using Etiquette to Succeed
Sep 11, 2018 • 30 min
Karen Thornton is the owner of Detroit Delivers. Detroit Delivers provides concierge-level personal assistant and etiquette services to successful women, men and businesses in the city of Detroit and surrounding areas. They ensure confidentiality…
041 Creating an Unforgettable Experience for Your Customers
Sep 6, 2018 • 37 min
Dan Sachs is the founder and owner of the BIN 36 restaurant and wine brand. Currently, Dan consults on hospitality operations for real estate companies, large hotel companies and live entertainment venues where food and beverage is ancillary to the…
040 Being a Disrupter in the Marketplace
Sep 4, 2018 • 36 min
Jon is talking to BIM CEO Adam Frisch on today’s episode. BIM is the premier payments and consumer engagement platform. He leads a company that is changing the way consumers and merchants interact with one another. BIM enables merchants to develop…
040 Transforming Organizations to Produce With Purpose
Aug 27, 2018 • 46 min
Scott Mautz spent over 20 years with Procter and Gamble, successfully running multi-million dollar businesses all while transforming organizational health scores along the way. He’s the author of two bestselling books. Make It Matter was named the…
039 The Status Quo is Not Your Only Option
Aug 20, 2018 • 37 min
Today on the Think Business Podcast Jon is have a conversation with Chad Free. Free is an entrepreneur who has taken two companies to a seven-figure market. He’s currently a wealth strategist for the Free Group, which provides strategies which focus…
038 Competing in a Noisy Environment
Aug 20, 2018 • 56 min
Bill Carmody
Listening is the Key to Growth
Aug 13, 2018 • 39 min
Brandon Bruce is COO and co-founder of Cirrus Insight. Over the last six years, he has helped grow the company to $12m in annual revenue and #41 on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing companies. Cirrus Insight is a plugin for Gmail and Outlook…
All You Have to Do Is Show Up
Aug 6, 2018 • 32 min
Danielle Vann is an award-winning author and CEO of Ample and Yoke, a premier yoga and meditation lab. She’s a former broadcaster who has published six books, including children’s picture books and nonfiction books. Danielle has been featured on NBC,…
036 Becoming an Entrepreneur and Starting a Business
Jul 30, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode, Jon, Brayden, and Hanah discuss: How to pick a great business partner. Coming up with a business idea and how to know that there’s a need for it. How to set up the business idea that they have created. Advice for starting a business….
035 Having the Mindset to Endure to the End
Jul 23, 2018 • 44 min
Travis Macy
34 The commitment to Consistency, Energy and Passion to Grow your Business!
Jul 16, 2018 • 21 min
Nikki Raimi
33 Turning Olympic Dreams into Reality
Jul 9, 2018 • 34 min
Jeremiah Brown
31 Not Settling When Hiring
Jun 25, 2018 • 29 min
Aaron Chernow
30 Building your business with PR and Courage
Jun 18, 2018 • 37 min
Matt Rizetta
29 Being Yourself and Creating Human Connection in Business
Jun 11, 2018 • 32 min
Lynne Golodner
Bonus: If a 12 Year Old Can Do It So Can You
Jun 7, 2018 • 18 min
Drew Lash
28 Understanding the BEDROCK foundation of your business
Jun 4, 2018 • 27 min
Hamsa Daher
27 The Discipline of Being your Best
May 28, 2018 • 32 min
Eric Bach
26 Building your Picture Perfect Business
May 21, 2018 • 57 min
Ally & Doug Cohen
25 Focusing on the Bigger Picture
May 14, 2018 • 57 min
Don Miguel Ruiz Jr.
24 Investing in Your People, the Community, and Yourself
May 7, 2018 • 37 min
Ellyn Davidson
23 Culture Eats Strategy for Lunch
Apr 30, 2018 • 40 min
Paul Spiegelman
22 The Chief Ingredient for Finding the Perfect Sales Coach
Apr 23, 2018 • 26 min
Scott Fishman
21 Pushing Your Sales Team Out of Their Comfort Zone and Into Success
Apr 20, 2018 • 43 min
Mark Delton
20 Finding the Perfect Time to Act on Your Business…Now
Apr 18, 2018 • 35 min
Neal Hoffman
19 Millennials in the Workforce and Much More
Apr 16, 2018 • 37 min
Ismail Kadyrov
18 Letting Go of the Reins for a Stronger Financial Future
Apr 9, 2018 • 27 min
Nicole Gopoian Wirick
17 The Balancing Act of Tackling the News, Today
Apr 2, 2018 • 31 min
Jason Raznick
16 Crafting Your Company’s Personality Through Marketing
Mar 26, 2018 • 28 min
Karen Larson
15 Tapping into Hard Work and Dedication to Become Great
Mar 19, 2018 • 30 min
Don Carey
14 One Dress can make a difference
Mar 18, 2018 • 19 min
Danielle Lutz with ReWEARable
13 Scaling Organizations to Prepare Them for Sale
Mar 12, 2018 • 38 min
Jeff Blackman
11 A Secret Weapon to Success: Being Ignorant to Failure
Mar 5, 2018 • 39 min
Steve Sims
9 Grounding and Aligning Your Business in Concrete Values
Feb 21, 2018 • 40 min
Matt Friedman
8: Helping People Connect Through Innovation
Feb 19, 2018 • 48 min
Mike Todasco of PayPal In this episode, Jon and Mike discuss: Mike’s back story The daily life of a director of innovation Evolving PayPal employees to become their own CEO What comes after innovation
7: Prioritizing Your Journey with Gratitude
Feb 12, 2018 • 24 min
Stephanie Popso
6: Rob Dube can teach you to DoNothing
Feb 5, 2018 • 38 min
Rob Dube of imageOne
4: How to Have a Happy Divorce
Jan 22, 2018 • 35 min
Jennifer Hurvitz Weintraub author of One Happy Divorce
3: PR is More Important Than You Think
Jan 22, 2018 • 47 min
Sari Cicurel with Sari M. Productions
2: Communication is the Key
Jan 22, 2018 • 41 min
Tayo Rockson- Cross-Cultural Communications Expert
1: The Soul of Starbucks
Jan 22, 2018 • 45 min
Howard Behar former president of Starbucks
THINKBusiness with Jon Dwoskin Intro Episode
Jan 20, 2018 • 5 min
Jon Dwoskin