#GrowNOW The Podcast

#GrowNOW The Podcast

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For the entrepreneurs that wish to run a successful business and become financially independent, this podcast provides tools and strategies to achieve those business goals. Although it may be the thought of making millions that start your dream, your values and mindset are the ones that will make it a reality.


S3 Episode 7: How to disrupt your business from inside out
Sep 27 • 17 min
Once you become an entrepreneur, you are here for the long run, always working on developing your business and never disconnecting from the market. Because once you stop doing these and just settle on your “I made it” throne, you can be sure that the…
S3 Episode 6: How to audit the success of your business
Sep 20 • 18 min
How often do you take an aerial-view of your business? As entrepreneurs, we tend to focus mainly on the daily matters at hand, and face the issues only when, and if they appear. To our members of IMN Paris Business Club, we systematically have them audit…
S3 Episode 5: What all entrepreneurs need to hear right now
Sep 14 • 14 min
What is the main difference between entrepreneurs succeeding, even in times of crisis, and those who don’t? While the whole world was on physical and mental lockdown, the business owners that refused to dig their heads in the sand and call it quits, were…
S3 Episode 4: Turning the crisis into opportunity
Sep 7 • 22 min
Entrepreneurs and small businesses alike, have the disadvantage that they are less protected in these kind of crisis situations. Nevertheless, business owners are facing bigger or smaller crisis on regular basis, especially in the first years of existence…
S3 Episode 3: Tips for an easy start as entrepreneurs
Aug 31 • 14 min
Is being an entrepreneur just a trend or is it indeed the most wanted job in the world? You may find that when starting your own entrepreneurship journey, your experience is completely different from that of a relative or a friend that started in similar…
S3 Episode 2: Top 5 mistakes to avoid when opening your own business
Aug 24 • 18 min
The truth is that entrepreneurs have relevance on the market and there are signs that being an entrepreneur is a very tempting possibility for a lot of people that are looking to have a secure financial future. Nevertheless, this common desire brings with…
S3 Episode 1: Top 5 characteristics of Entrepreneurs
Aug 17 • 16 min
What drives people to become entrepreneurs and how do you know if this is for you? The good news is that is never too late to start the entrepreneurship journey but for most, still, working for somebody else is seen as a first option, due to the financial…
S2 Episode 27: Enjoying the Coaching Journey (Bonus: A summer Challenge)
Jul 27 • 19 min
In this exciting Part 1 of #YourCoaching Journey we have explored everything from dreams, to purpose, self-assurance, authenticity, trust and faith and so much more. We dived deep into negative routines and habits, limiting beliefs, assumptions and…
Bonus COVID-19: How to handle the pressure and fatigue
Jul 20 • 25 min
This “shock” moment in history started well over 6 months ago and we are now left to deal with, among other things, the extreme stress of emotional and mental fatigue. It’s important to acknowledge here and now, that it’s ok for us and others around, to…
S2 Episode 26: The 4 D’s Method to achieve your dreams
Jul 13 • 21 min
Every now and then, we all have those regrets that keep resurfacing, the uneasy feeling of “if only I had done that”. Why is it that we leave dreams behind? Because is too difficult, because we don’t believe it, or maybe because we are easily discouraged?…
S2 Episode 25: The voice of our Gremlin
Jul 6 • 26 min
Have you ever felt that a monster is taking over you sometimes? How come all of a sudden you can feel so down and sad? That little voice, always negative and doubtful, that keeps reminding you off all those times you failed… if you listen to it and you…
S2 Episode 24: The trap of making assumptions
Jun 29 • 24 min
We don’t know, so we assume. An assumption becomes the Truth in the absence of proof. That’s what makes it such a powerful internal blocker. How many times don’t we find ourselves trapped in memories of fear just because in that moment in time, we…
S2 Episode 23: What stops you from being famous?
Jun 22 • 25 min
What are the benefits of being famous? Does that make you the best in the business? Or maybe you think it means egocentric? Do you believe you can be famous as an #entrepreneur? These days Social Media has the power to make anyone famous, even if for the…
S2 Episode 22: Break free from self-doubts
Jun 15 • 24 min
Having doubts and accepting them is part of growing, while self-doubts can actually prevent us from living a fulfilled life. But how do we know the difference? Do they feel the same, #doubt and self-doubt? Which one do you think, it feels like sadness and…
S2 Episode 21: Should we believe our own interpretations?
Jun 8 • 21 min
How much do we buy into our #excuses or into our own reality? Some people are able to move mountains just to keep going while others stop dead in their tracks and give up right where they are. Are most of us self sabotaging? We buy into our own inner…
S2 Episode 20: Break the trap of limiting beliefs
Jun 1 • 23 min
Feeling stuck mentally can be a way that our system is telling us that there is some work to be done and this is the way our body has found to trigger us, in order to deal with and handle this undertaking. Our internal #blockers can be real or purely…
S2 Episode 19: The Value of Patience
May 25 • 24 min
Patience is not the easiest of the virtues, at least not in today’s #society where we have the control at our fingertips and any second beyond our short limit feels almost undeserved. Patience is about meaning, emotions and focus and when we lack patience…
S2 Episode 18 : The beauty of Internal Alignment
May 18 • 22 min
Being in touch with our core values creates an #alignment that resonates far beyond a momentary uplift. Deep down, we all want to be happy, and being in alignment with oneself is an important, ever fulfilling permanent skill. In #coaching, when referring…
Bonus COVID-19: A different look at Social Media
May 11 • 27 min
And what if physical distancing does not necessarily mean #social distancing? During the last 2 months since the virus has set up camp in Europe, more and more people reached out and are doing “world - tours” on Social Media, communicating and connecting…
Bonus COVID-19: The pursuit of growing together and why to keep putting in the effort
May 4 • 19 min
In these exceptional conditions of lockdown, the efforts that we make can seem even harder to accomplish because of the difficulty of the environment, mental and physical. And since not everyone measures effort the same way, the 2 types of efforts that we…
Bonus COVID-19: How to live with purpose in times of crisis
Apr 27 • 23 min
Doesn’t it seem that this is the perfect time to reconnect with your purpose? We have been given the gift of time so how are you spending yours? Our mind is such a powerful tool that it can travel anywhere and right now this #lockdown it only represents a…
Bonus COVID-19 : Why these are the most amazing times
Apr 20 • 22 min
Amongst all the fear and uncertainty, these days offer some unbelievable moments that would not have been even considered a few months ago: the best of the industries are offering free online #trainings and instant access to them, free Opera and ballet…
Bonus COVID-19 : How ready are you to come out of lockdown?
Apr 13 • 19 min
These are unprecedented times that we are living and depending on our life situation, each and every one of us is experiencing this #lockdown in a totally distinct way. Nobody knows how long this #confinement will last or what the consequences will be.…
S2 Episode 17 - The overrated definition of friendship
Apr 6 • 19 min
Any type of relationship that is love conditioned creates an expectation that things will go in a specific way. This kind of judgement that we assign can result in negative #feelings once we expect a distinct behaviour from the people involved. We invest…
Bonus COVID-19 : 5 remarkable actions to take during lockdown
Mar 30 • 20 min
During this #lockdown period, a great opportunity is presented to us: discover (yet better said re-discover ) the amazing power of our minds. Our thoughts, feelings, emotions are now, for most of us, our allies or enemies. The #decision is ours. That is…
S2 Episode 16 - The bliss of removing judgements
Mar 23 • 22 min
How do we know if are judging someone ( or ourselves) ? Because we form an opinion about how a person IS, instead of what he/she has DONE. Think of convicted criminals for example. Isn’t it true that we assume that we know who they are, based on what…
Bonus COVID-19: Life and Business in time of Coronavirus
Mar 16 • 19 min
Have you ever heard of a crisis arriving at the right moment? Of course not! The arrival of the #coronavirus is raising an important question for each and every one of us: how really prepared are we to anticipate a specific #crisis but more important how…
S2 Episode 15 - Give in to your generosity
Mar 9 • 17 min
There is beauty in the action of #giving and being generous. Being generous is embedded in our DNA but once we attach an emotion, waiting for a positive return in exchange for our actions , the purity of #generosity loses its meaning. We may think that we…
Bonus: Happy Women’s Day
Mar 2 • 13 min
“Women’s Day” gives us another reason to celebrate #women from all over the world but the beautiful reality is that we should always start with appreciating ourselves as women, our life and our blessings. That way, we can also observe and recognise the…
S2 Episode 14 - The power of your authenticity
Feb 24 • 16 min
How many of us act daily from a place of being #genuine, true, real? To fit in society’s norms, a lot of the time, we are expected to be and behave a certain way that does not contradict the establishment we find ourselves in. A good example is how…
S2 Episode 13 - Design and live the life you want
Feb 17 • 18 min
Our lives seem to have us on a treadmill, a never-ending cycle of doing, running, consuming, wanting more but in the same time forgetting the simple ( and usually free) experiences that give us joy and peace. We all know that #happiness is subjective and…
S2 Episode 12 - The illusion of financial security
Feb 10 • 22 min
Most people aim for financial #security. But what is the price you have to pay in order to have your #finances provide for the ever growing demand of your #lifestyle? I guess we are right in saying the more you have, the more you want. The world around us…
S2 Episode 11 - Forgotten Tips to improve your life quality
Feb 3 • 19 min
Deciding if we’re gonna have a good day or a bad day is entirely up to us. But better yet, what if we took advantage of the fact that it’s a NEW day and we are the creators of the #emotions tat manifest throughout the day? Do you ever stop to wonder what…
S2 Episode 10 : Breaking routines and habits
Jan 27 • 22 min
Everything in life is a choice and the beauty of living is that we can decide to #change at any moment . When we settle into a mundane routine, it robs us of #diversity and exploration of self. Time seems to be flying and the feeling of loosing control…
S2 Episode 9 - Getting clarity about what you want
Jan 20 • 18 min
What we want should be fairly easy to express in words, right? Somehow in many cases, when we are asked this question, we give vague and unclear #answers. In this episode of Your #coaching Journey, we look at the “Why” and the “How” of the inability to…
S2 Episode 8 - The power of our dreams
Jan 13 • 21 min
Wouldn’t it be great if we could connect to that Higher Power part of our brain? To the intuition, to the overwhelming feelings of #happiness, just like when we were children? Of course we can and we do it more often than we think. DREAMING is what can…
Bonus: How to make better plans for 2020
Jan 6 • 21 min
Without planning, what are the chances of your #goals becoming a reality? In order for the New You to make a New Plan for 2020, we will be discussing in this Bonus episode, the 7 Steps Formula on how to consciously choose and create a clear path towards…
Bonus : Happy New Year, Happy New You
Dec 30, 2019 • 21 min
As it happens every New Year, the perspective of something new always brings hope and freshness into our lives. But let’s take a moment to consider the concept of ” New Year, New You”. Do you really want to leave everything behind that happened this year?…
Bonus : Conversations for life and business ( celebrities edition )
Dec 23, 2019 • 18 min
A collection of bonus interviews with driven, powerful #coaches and business owners like JT Foxx and Randi Zuckerberg and successful celebrities like Jewel, Charlie Sheen and Vanilla Ice. They may be known for their acting or singing careers but behind…
S2 Episode 7 - Accepting self-love as a conscious decision
Dec 16, 2019 • 19 min
Oh, L-O-V-E! Our deepest source of happiness and at times, the source of our deepest suffering . The expression of love varies from culture to culture and it may not come as easy to everyone because of beliefs, traditions, customs and the list can go on.…
S2 Episode 6 - Understanding the “giver’s paradox”
Dec 9, 2019 • 20 min
Have you ever looked at the world from the #perspective of people being “givers” and “takers” ? Giving provides a sense of #fulfilment by doing what is right, adding and creating #value for other people. This is what comes natural for a giver. But what is…
S2 Episode 5 : The beauty beneath a challenge
Dec 2, 2019 • 20 min
A #challenge or a setback are the perfect opportunities when we want to change something about ourselves or about our #business. As an #entrepreneur, you can achieve any #goal, anything you set your mind to… as long as it is relative and important to your…
S2 Episode 4 : Welcoming and allowing all emotions
Nov 25, 2019 • 21 min
Behind every business, there is an #entrepreneur, a human being with feelings, fears and internal blocks. Choosing to deal with your emotions, rather than pretending they doesn’t exist , is a much more liberating and uplifting process. It may be difficult…
S2 Episode 3 - 5 Effective tips to fight low energy moments
Nov 18, 2019 • 20 min
Your internal #energy has a very important role on everything that concerns the daily activities. Overthinking , feeling overwhelmed, mental and emotional tiredness, all these can leave us feeling drained and without #motivation . And also, it may happen…
S2 Episode 2: What is and what isn’t #coaching?
Nov 11, 2019 • 22 min
Before we reject or accept the idea of receiving #coaching for our #business or our personal life, how well do we know what coaching really does for an individual or for an #entrepreneur? Have you heard the most common reasons and excuses why people…
S2 Episode 1: 5 Tips to embrace change before you find yourself in obligation to face change
Nov 4, 2019 • 19 min
No journey can happen if you are not prepared to change your old ways, in order to receive #coaching and guidance . Change is always an opportunity, no matter how far away from your comfort zone it might feel. Find out in this first episode of…
Bonus Live @ MegaSuccess 2017 organised by JT Foxx
Oct 28, 2019 • 12 min
Raluca spoke on stage at the Mega Success Event 2017, in California. Here she has shared with over 2500 #entrepreneurs, her secrets of #networking and how to build a global network of quality, powerful people, This is what this first season was also…
S1 Episode 9: Steps and actions towards making a difference in your NETWORK
Oct 21, 2019 • 19 min
At the end of the first season of the #GrowNOW Podcast, I would like to thank you for your interest and present you with The 7 Skills to building a high Impact Network. The most important step after acquiring a skill is to practice it daily until it…
S1 Episode 8: Expanding Knowledge to further improve your relations
Oct 14, 2019 • 15 min
What was presented in this Season 1 “Connect and Make a Difference” are the skills and strategies for a different approach to what #networking could be, on a professional or personal level. And today’s notion of expanding Knowledge does not necessarily…
S1 Episode 7: Recognition for the people around you is a pillar of your network
Oct 7, 2019 • 18 min
No matter what kind of relationships we are talking about: #business, sentimental, family, friendships or #networking, we have to appreciate people’s individual value and what they are bringing into the exchange; be it big or small. Giving recognition and…
S1 Episode 6: Be outcome free and start living and achieving more
Sep 30, 2019 • 19 min
Sometimes the results, the dream, the objective, the goal that you are chasing is the most important thing in your life. But are you spending all of your time focusing on what would or should happen? Don’t you feel that is taking time and energy away from…
S1 Episode 5: Allow the World to be your Network
Sep 23, 2019 • 16 min
We live in an era where we should celebrate #diversity and inclusion, not run away from it. We are all global beings and the more you allow the world to change you, the sooner you will change the world. Diversity is the backbone of building an amazing…
S1 Episode 4: The Power of seeking Transformation
Sep 16, 2019 • 16 min
An essential component of #networking is being able to get out of your comfort zone and connect on a real level. So in order to allow yourself to do and see things differently, you have to be transformative in a conscious way. Find out in this episode…
S1 Episode 3 : Be the energy that helps you grow
Sep 12, 2019 • 16 min
Your #attitude can determine how your day goes, but having the right energy will help you connect on a deeper level, both in #business and your personal life. To be able to operate from a place of reinvigorating and expanding #energy is definitely an…
S1 Episode 2: Increasing your Net Value
Sep 11, 2019 • 14 min
Your Net Value is the sum of all the quality business and personal relations that help you improve and #grow. In connecting with people, is important to bring to the table the same #value that you wish to receive. In this episode you will find how to use…
S1 Episode 1: The importance of networking done the right way
Sep 10, 2019 • 13 min
Welcome to #Connect&MakeADifference, the 1st season of the Podcast #GrowNow. We chose Networking as an opening topic for this season, as it is the first one of the key skills that are the base of every #business. No matter where you are in the world, as a…