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Ep 152: Rising from Bankrupt and Divorced to Thriving Entrepreneur with Mark Perna



Mark C. Perna is the founder and CEO of TFS in Cleveland, Ohio, a full-service strategic consulting firm whose mission is to share and support every client’s passion for making a difference. Mark, a graduate of John Carroll University, has many years of experience addressing industry leaders on the topic of expanding their reach in an increasingly global marketplace. As a noted expert on Generations Y and Z, Mark has devoted his career to empowering educators and employers to unleash the tremendous potential of today’s young people, both in the classroom and on the job.

Golden nuggets:

  • Build the life you want to have
  • Create the job you want to have

Keys to success:

  • Use every failure

Actionable tip:

  • Be able to answer why?

Inspiration:

“Every problem is a gift—without problems we would not grow.” – Anthony Robbins

Connect with Mark

Email: mark.perna@TFSresults.com
Facebook: @markcpernaleadership
Twitter: @markperna
LinkedIn: Mark Perna
Instagram: mark_c_perna

Website: https://www.tfsresults.com


Ep 151: Entrepreneurship the Disney Way with Rob Mathews



Dr. Rob Mathews is the Director and Operations Manager of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise at Ball State University. He is also an Instructor of Management in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship Center in the Miller College of Business. He currently teaches the introductory entrepreneurship course, “The Entrepreneurial Experience”. Mathews has also led courses in market research, the business plan, entrepreneurial design, entrepreneurial decision- making, entrepreneurial consulting, management ethics, marketing for new ventures, and entrepreneurial finance.

Golden nuggets:

  • Entrepreneurship is team based
  • Focus on the positives

Keys to success:

  • Understand who you are (self-awareness)
  • Understand other people (other awareness)

Actionable tip:

  • It’s all about people.

Inspiration:

“Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

Guest Information:

Rob Mathews

Website: https://elprofile.com/


Ep 150: How Divine Revelation, Demand and Social Ads are Connected with Traci Reuter



Traci Reuter is the owner of Divine Social. Traci’s passion is to help lift up business owners, entrepreneurs, and anyone with an amazing idea. Her gifting is to quickly see how to take a company’s mission, vision and message and get it in front of the right people at the right time.

Golden nuggets:

  • Make sure your offer is optimized before shifting
  • Swallow your pride
  • Things are there for a reason

Keys to success:

  • Do whatever it takes
  • Know what you want

Actionable tip:

  • Listen to the market and take action

Inspiration:

“Play by the rules, but be ferocious.” – Phil Knight

Guest Information:

Traci Reuter

Website: https://divinesocial.com/

For the Enterprisers: www.divinesocial.com/enterprisenow.net

Let’s connect: podcast@enterprisenow.net


Ep 149: Dig Deeper with an Enterprise Mindset with Gary Saarenvirta



Gary Saarenvirta (Saren-verta) is founder and CEO of Daisy Intelligence a preeminent authority on artificial intelligence.

The former head of IBM Canada’s data mining and data warehousing practices, Gary is passionate about AI and its ability to transform how retailers grow their businesses and establish an edge in an increasingly challenging and competitive environment.

Under Gary’s leadership, Daisy has established a track record of delivering verifiable financial outcomes for a rapidly growing list of global clients.

Golden nuggets:

  • Start with Vision & Mission
  • Be able to sell your idea or product

Keys to success:

  • Perseverance
  • Passion
  • Transparency

Actionable tip:

  • Learn the key financial aspects of your business

Inspiration:

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago” ― Warren Buffet

Connect with Gary

LinkedIn | Web| Email

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Ep 148: Plant Seeds and Listen to the Market with Jodi Daniels



Today’s guest is Jodi Daniels. Jodi is the founder & CEO of Red Clover Advisors, a boutique privacy consulting agency. Jodi works with businesses in every industry to help them better understand and stay compliant with ever-changing regulations in privacy, customer data collection and use, digital governance, online data strategy, and much more.

Golden nuggets:

  • Listen to the market
  • Take advantage of opportunities

Keys to success:

  • Persistence
  • Be adaptable
  • Prioritize
  • Build relationships
  • Be focused

Actionable tip:

  • Have high values
  • Treat customer data as if it were your own

Inspiration:

“Simple, genuine goodness is the best capital to found the business of this life upon. It lasts when fame and money fail, and is the only riches we can take out of this world with us.” ― Louisa May Alcott

Connect with Jodi

Email: jodi@redcloveradvisors.com

Web: redcloveradvisors.com

Ph:404-964-3762

LinkedIn: in//jodihoffmandaniels

Twitter: @redcloveradvsrs

FaceBook: /RedCloverAdvisors

Skype: jodirdaniels

Enterprisers please visit https://redcloveradvisors.com/enterprisenow/

Let’s Connect!

Email us at podcast@enterprisenow.net to touch base or ask questions about podcasting, business or our guest!


Ep 147: Investing in Relationships and Leveraging Technology with Monica Bunch



Monica Bunch is the founder of SiFer Consulting, a registered partner of Salesforce, Inc focused on training and implementation of this high performing sales automation software. Monica has been an information technology professional since 1998. She is a highly skilled business and data analyst with experience in business intelligence, project management, process improvement, Integration, automation and customization.

Golden nuggets:

  • Be a work magnet
  • Everyone has something to offer
  • Don’t be afraid to have conversations

Key to success:

  • Develop and hone your people skills

Actionable tip:

  • Build your systems in a way that is scaleable
  • Learn to delegate and outsource

Inspiration:

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anais Nin

Guest Links:

https://siferfx.com

https://www.linkedin.com/company/11332722/

https://twitter.com/SiFerConsulting

https://www.facebook.com/siferconsulting/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFZMk3S1epy2c15POKMCCaw?view_as=subscriber


Ep 146: Cash Flow is King. Take Action on Your Passion with Thomas DeSchutter



Thomas DeSchutter is a former rock drummer turned financial strategist. He is an entrepreneur, speaker, family man and CEO of Bloom Strategies. With over 2 decades of experience in the money industry he is passionate about educating and inspiring people through a new conversation around wealth.

Golden nuggets:

  • Passion is transferable
  • Passion changes

Keys to success:

  1. Be willing to be open minded and to learning new things
  2. Have a desire to be busy and do something

Actionable tip:

  • Align yourself with your inner voice

Inspiration:

  • “I failed my way to success.”– Thomas Edison

Guest Links:

Website: Bloom Strategies https://www.bloomstrategies.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BloomStrategies

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheBloomStrategy

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BloomStrategies

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bloomstrategies/


Ep 145: Boost Your Brand and Get 7 Figure Results with Jeff Pulvino



Jeff Pulvino is the CEO and Founder of Boost Media Group a full-service digital marketing agency. Boost Media Group has helped fortune 500 companies, award-winning athletes, and yes even business owners like you establish and execute on marketing strategies that have delivered 7 figure results.

Golden nuggets:

  • Maturity in age is different than maturity in knowledge
  • Digital marketing evens the playing field

Keys to success:

  • Have the right people to fill the gaps
  • Balance perspective (have a coach)

Actionable tip:

  • Look for people who aren’t afraid to speak their mind but are willing to get on board.

Inspiration:

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

Guest Info:

Boost Media Group: https://boostmediagroup.com


Ep 144: Get Off the Bench, Get in the Game. Be a Beacon of Light with Angela Marshall.



Angela Marshall, also known as “Author Stone,” is an Augusta, Ga., native, entrepreneur and positive words powerhouse that utilizes her personal life experiences of struggle, strength and success to captivate audiences and readers abroad. She speaks with positive purpose and passion to motivate others while encouraging them through challenges.

Golden nuggets:

  • Don’t live life on the sidelines
  • Impact lives through words
  • You need mirror friends to make you face yourself

Keys to success:

  • Be humble
  • Be willing to ask for help

Actionable tip:

  • Face yourself. It will allow you to grow.

Inspiration:

  • We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. – Oscar Wilde

Guest Information:

Angela Marshall

Website: https://www.inotherwordsbystone.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wisewordswoman

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/angela-marshall-402004124/


Ep 143: Discipline, Authenticity and Perseverance with Mark Bosque



Mark Bosque has 20 years of experience in event, entertainment, and corporate security. Mark has a passion for working with canines since he was a child. He is the founder and CEO of K9 X – Factor.

K9 X-Factor is a service provider that shines a positive light on Protection Service Dogs being used in the security sector.

Golden nuggets:

  • Discipline is key
  • Daily improvement is

Keys to success:

  • Be willing to go the extra mile
  • Practice perseverance

Actionable tip:

  • Write down one thing that you want to accomplish each day

Inspiration:

“The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” — Colin R. Davis

Mark Bosque: http://k9xfactor.com/