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127: Laura West: Fill Your Idea Well

http://traffic.libsyn.com/bolderbusinesswomen/127_Laura_West_Podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWho says business can’t be creative and fun? I consider Laura West a kindred spirit as she is a Passionista for creativity in your business & life!  As a Creative Business Coach, author, speaker and InfoDoodle Artist, she has helped 1000s of entrepreneurs discover their passion and creativity and to create successful businesses that they can’t imagine doing anything else! She is the author of the Joyful Business Guide, creator of the popular 30 Day Passion Project and has developed products, workshops and retreats for the last 15 years for creative women entrepreneurs to grow their business based on what matters most. 3 Tips Pay attention to the energy. Is it flowing? Where is it blocked? Own the fact that you are a creative being. For every conversation you have with clients and potential clients, keep a marketing journal. Watch for patterns and themes. That could be your next product or service. Start each day by asking yourself, “What do I want to create today?” Quote “I expand in abundance, success and love every day as I inspire others around me to do the same”. Gay Hendriks, The Big Leap I relax by…       “Art journaling. This is where you take a journal and use it as a base for your creative expression and to explore.” Book The Big Leap: Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Life to the Next Level Creativity in Business Contact Laura Email: info@JoyfulBusiness.com Website: http://www.JoyfulBusiness.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CenterForJoyfulBusiness Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoyfulBiz LinkedIn:...
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125: David Kiger The Spirit of Possibility

http://traffic.libsyn.com/bolderbusinesswomen/126_David_Kiger.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadDavid Kiger is the Founder & Executive Chairman at Worldwide Express. Armed only with $5,000, he started Worldwide Express out of his spare bedroom. Since then, he has grown the company to more than 150 franchises nationwide with current sales exceeding $750 million. He also has investments in Alef Mobitech, a pioneer in mobile technology and beGlammed, an on-demand beauty service that delivers professional hairstylists & makeup artists straight to the client’s door. David believes in the spirit of positivity. It’s something he’s build his company on, making it an important tenet from day one. 3 Tips Have a backup plan. It’s goes a long way. Lead by example. Don’t ask anyone to do something you wouldn’t do yourself. Quote “Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” Dr. Seuss I relax by… “Running. It’s where I can focus. “ Book Only the Paranoid Survive: How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company Contact David Website: http://www.davidrkiger.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WorldwideExpress Twitter: https://twitter.com/davidkiger LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidkigerceo Google+:...
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124: Bridget Cavanaugh Strategic Optimist

http://traffic.libsyn.com/bolderbusinesswomen/124__Bridget_Cavanaugh.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadStrategic Optimist Bridget Cavenaugh is an entrepreneur specializing in sales, marketing and social commerce working with Rodan + Fields. She runs a multi-million sales and sales training business from her home in rural Montana and is a go-to resource for thousands in her profession.  It’s the most unlikely geography for someone to be at the very top of her profession because, as she says, there are more cows than people in the Big Sky Country and yet, Bridget’s flourishing in a people-driven career. Bridget is a strategic optimist and sees that the glass as not half-full or half-empty, but completely refillable.  Now that she’s mastered the steps to success in her field, her greatest passion is helping others do the same by sharing her failures and mis-steps as a way to accelerate learning and success for others. TIPS Wish to be surrounded by great people. You have to champion your own path. Give yourself permission to fail forward. DIG – Deliberate. Inspired. Get going. (Dr. Brene Brown) Harness the power of integrative self-talk (Daniel Pink) QUOTE “Do you want it to be easy or do you want it to be great?” Tim Grove I RELAX BY… Going to the gym for physical exertion and riding my horses for focus. BOOK The Big Leap: Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Life to the Next Level Contact Website: https://bridgetcavanaugh.myrandf.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dreamatology Twitter: https://twitter.com/bcavanaugh LinkedIn:...
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123: Aprille Janes Balance for the Busy Bolder Biz CEO

http://traffic.libsyn.com/bolderbusinesswomen/123_Aprille_Janes.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBalance: I hear from so many small business CEO’s that their business is taking over their lives. There seems to be no time for themselves, their relationship, and the things they love to do. It’s the reason I’ve started asking my guests what they do to relax. I believe the root cause is a faulty underlying assumption. In this episode I explore that idea and offer some suggestions to help you create that balance in your Busy Bolder Biz life. 3 TIPS Get clear on your short and long term goals and priorities. Plan ahead. As you create your business plans be sure to include down time. Set boundaries. For yourself and for others. QUOTE “Time can’t be managed, argued with or controlled. All we control is what we DO in the time we have.” Aprille Janes BOOK Take Time for Your Life: A Personal Coach’s 7-Step Program for Creating the Life You Want Contact Aprille Website:  www.AprilleJanes.com Podcast: www.BolderBusinessPodcast.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AprilleJanes LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aprillejanes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CreativeLifeHappyLife Google+:...
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122: Dr. Tracey Marks Beyond Burnout

http://traffic.libsyn.com/bolderbusinesswomen/122_Dr_Tracey_Marks.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBeyond Burnout Dr. Tracey Marks is a psychiatrist who focuses on working with women, especially working moms, to help them jump off the hamster wheel and manage life so they actually enjoy it. As a working mom herself, Dr. Tracey noticed that her patients and friends were seeking solutions to help them avoid burnout. She created Beyond Burnout to offer resources that can make a tangible difference to their quality of life. She’s also the host of a podcast called Beyond Burnout. In addition to Beyond Burnout, she has a private practice based in Atlanta and is a regular contributor to leading publications such as The Huffington Post and has appeared as a psychiatric expert on CNN and HLN. 3 TIPS Take your focus off the money. Start with a solid plan. Build your idea and dream. Get over the “time frame thing”. Just keep moving forward. Remember that less is more. Don’t spread yourself too thin. QUOTE “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  Maya Angelou TO RESTORE BALANCE Aromatherapy The olfactory centre is located in the brain near the emotional centre. Listen to Music Binaural Beats Music BOOK Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant Contact Information Website: http://beyondburnout.com Podcast URL: http://beyondburnout.com/itunes Facebook: http://facebook.com/traceymarksmd Twitter: http://twitter.com/traceymarksmd LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/traceymarksmd Google+:...
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