Monthly Archives: December 2017

Ep 76: Success is about the journey, not the destination – Sasha Laghonh



Sasha brings over fifteen years of experience to the commercial and spiritual realm by working with private and commercial clients hosting diverse backgrounds and life endeavors.  We talk about self-discipline, concept to launch principles, and self-awareness. She shares her worse moment in business – how she was laid off several times in as many years and how that experience led her into success.

Golden nuggets:

  • Success comes in the process, not just the destination
  • Passion is not enough to drive a business
  • Focus on time, people and experiences

Keys to success:

  • Be mindful of the needs of the market
  • Personal determination
  • Leave room for surprises
  • Believe in yourself and always remember your why

Actionable tip:

  • Keep learning
  • Keep things in perspective

Inspiration:

  • “Inspiration does not beget action. Action begets inspiration.” Chinese Proverb

Resources:

Sasha Laghon

Regus www.regus.com

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Ep 75: Is your pain great enough to take the first step? – LuSundra Everett



She talks about moving around a lot and how that has actually helped her develop a unique skill-set that benefits her business. We talk about how you can’t play and coach at the same time in the game of business. LuSundra also talks about how business owners need to raise their hand when they need help. Our sponsor for this episode is Regus.

Golden nuggets:

  • Find the things that define you
  • Don’t be afraid to do something
  • There are some things that only ice cream or a snickers bar will fix
  • You need a coach. You can’t coach and play at the same time
  • Success is not a destination, it’s a journey

Keys to success:

  • Take the next best step
  • Never stop learning
  • Run toward the danger
  • Be willing to learn the hard stuff

Actionable tip:

  • Find your tax professional now

Inspiration:

  • “Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well” Steve Brown

Resources:

Home Biz Tax Lady

Regus www.regus.com

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Ep 74: Live Your Purpose, have fun, and make money! – Jen Hall



Jen is the Business Coach for Consultants, Coaches & subject matter experts (SMEs). We talk about living your purpose, having fun, and making money. We dig into how to defeat limiting beliefs and giving your purpose a vehicle. We also step through having a hunger for the game of business and how to crush it! Our Sponsors for this episode are Creditline 1 and Regus.

Golden nuggets:

  • Don’t work like a busy fool
  • Attract don’t chase
  • Give your purpose a vehicle

Keys to success:

  1. Get specific
  2. Say what you want to say knowing that you will be wrong in somebody’s eyes.
  3. Don’t be a convincer – Be clear on what puzzle piece you bring

Actionable tip:

Focus on the transformation – The bleeding neck issue.

Inspiration:

“Progress always involves risk; you can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first.” Frederick Wilcox

Resources:

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Ep 73: People Pay To Get Out Of Hell! – Crystal Olivarria of Career Conversationalist



Parents hire Crystal to help their child transition successfully from school to the workforce. We had a nugget filled conversation about what business skills successful entrepreneurs need to have, marketing to messaging match, understanding customer acquisition and sooooo much more.

Golden nuggets:

  • Make sure your marketing matches your message
  • Understand how to acquire customers
  • Understand what it takes to keep customers
  • Don’t get bad customers. Everyone is not a good fit for your business
  • Not all money is good money
  • Heat and pressure makes diamonds
  • Don’t worry who’s watching

Keys to success:

  • Find good mentors
  • Have a conversation with someone you trust about your struggles

Actionable tip:

  • Talk to your customers and find out what their pain points are

Inspiration:

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams; live the life you imagined.” Henry David Thoreau

Resources:


Ep 72: Pursue your own path, make your own direction with Chandler Walker of Out of the Cave Media



I chat with Chandler Walker of Out of the Cave Media. We talk about hard work, focus and how building relationships is key to building a successful business. We chat about how the economy is shifting toward a freelance economy and how there must be a mindset shift in order to take advantage of the coming wave. We also talk about understanding your long-term path to success and how to position yourself to be ready for the fire.

Golden nuggets:

  • Be engaging and be available
  • Anticipate things going wrong
  • Relationships are key

Keys to success:

  • Organize your life
  • Do intelligent work
  • Be consistent
  • Execute
  • Build a culture of caring
  • Have empathy

Actionable tip:

Have a long-term plan for success. There will be gaps in your plan. Find a coach or mentor that can help you bridge those gaps.

Inspiration:

No matter how many times you swing and miss, never loose your confidence. Learn why you missed and keep swinging!

Resources:

Out of the Cave Media – http://ootcmedia.com/

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