Series: Business Acumen

Episode 53: Understanding How to Think About Selling or Buying a Business with Michelle Seiler-Tucker

Start with the end in mind. While Stephen Covey coined this phrase, my guest Michelle Seiler-Tucker has made it a focal point for her businesses and those for which she consults. Whether you’re new to business ownership or have owned one for a while, you need to think about an exit strategy. This is where…

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Episode 52: Investment Series: Understanding Multifamily Real Estate Investments

This is the first episode in what I’m calling my “Investment Series”. I’ll be discussing Multifamily Real Estate Investments using a deal I was involved in (now closed) as a case study. I’ll be explaining the structure of that deal and how it impacted the numbers and their optics. Today I hope to provide some…

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Episode 50: What You Don’t Know Might Be What Makes You a Success

Today’s show is a look back at the recorded episodes of Inside The Lion’s Den. My goal is to provide you, the listener, with a distilled version of the business advice, interesting facts, and general wisdom shared by my guests over the course of the podcast. Not surprisingly, there were many common themes that came…

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Episode 49: Building a Real and Unstoppable Business and Not Just a Job with Kelly Roach

Aspiring entrepreneurs and established business moguls alike are going to want to tune in today, as my guest on the show is Kelly Roach, Founder and CEO of The Unstoppable Entrepreneur. Kelly shares her thoughts on why so many new businesses and entrepreneurs flounder, the challenges of taking a business to the “next level”, and…

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Episode 48: Building Connections and Getting Clear In Order to Truly Help Others with Jen Gotleib

There is an audience for every story. My guest in today’s show is Jen Gottlieb, co-founder of Super Connector Media, a PR company that does PR differently. Jen believes that leveraging publicity, media and connections is one of the best ways to grow your business. She specializes in helping entrepreneurs find that audience and share…

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Episode 46: Taking Outcasts to Heroes with Consistency and Honesty with Gareb Shamus

Today’s episode is unbelievably insightful and filled with amazing lessons, regardless of where you are in your business or what your business does. Today on the show we have Gareb Shamus and he’s sharing with us the lessons he learned on his truly amazing business journey. Gareb is a leading pop-culture expert, founder of the…

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Episode 43: The Secret to Building a Strong Brand by Educating Your Customer with Kayleigh Christina

Today on the show, Kayleigh Christina shares how to go into the entrepreneurial world; focus on the problem and consumer; and build a business around the solution. Kayleigh is the co-founder of CLEARSTEM Skincare, a non-toxic skincare line that targets acne, anti-aging, and scar reversing utilizing premium ingredients. She is also the co-host of the…

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Episode 40: Human Resources (HR) as a life and skill builder with Yuri Kruman

My guest today is Yuri Kruman. Yuri is the founder and CEO of HR, Talents & Systems. In today’s episode we talk about the misunderstanding of human resources and how we should think about it more as a life skillset vs something that only big companies think about while entrepreneurs and other business owners don’t….

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Episode 38: Lessons from 2020 and 2021 Outlook

What does this “new normal” bring us? Today we are going to talk about everything 2020 has taught us. What businesses were saved by Covid in 2020. What effects the pandemic had on e-commerce, what we learned about investing and how to plan for your business in 2021. For many people, 2021 is going to…

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Episode 37: Getting attention from a curated audience with Daniel Gefen

Today on the show we have Daniel Gefen, the founder and CEO of both Gefen Media Group and Podbooker. A podcast booking platform where podcast guests and hosts can find each other, easily. Daniel is the #1 International Bestselling author of ‘The Self Help Addict & host of ‘Can I Pick Your Brain?’ which has…

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