Series: Business Acumen

Episode 85: Adley’s Viral Video Strategy: From Bankruptcy to Consistent 1 Billion Views a Month

Get ready to step into a world where creativity reigns supreme and the hustle never stops. Today I’m talking to Adley, a one-of-a-kind content creator turned business maven, as she shares her incredible journey from facing the mic on The Voice to masterminding a digital empire. We discuss the highs and lows of transitioning from…

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Episode 83: Nature vs. Nurture: Unpacking the DNA of Entrepreneurship with Keaton Hoskins

Today we have an insightful conversation on entrepreneurship and networking with Keaton Hoskins, also known as “The Muscle” from the Diesel Brothers and founder of Limitless Society! Together, we explore the raw truths of starting and running a business, emphasizing the vital role of networking and the sometimes overlooked value of paying for invaluable experiences….

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Episode 80: Getting the Highest ROI on People, Time and Money with Cameron Herold

Today I had a great conversation with Cameron Herold, the founder of COO (Chief Operating Officer) Alliance. There was so much I wanted to talk to Cameron about that we just jumped right into it and Cameron shared some great advice and insight on what a COO’s role is and considerations to make when hiring…

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Episode 79: From Ordinary to Extraordinary: Supercharge Your Impact with Tom Reber

Today I’m talking to Tom Reber, the founder of The Contractor Fight. Tom works with people specifically in the contractor space to be more profitable and grow their businesses, but the advice he shares is applicable across all industries. Tom and I had a great conversation about the behind the scenes of running a profitable…

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Episode 74: Beyond Boundaries: Accelerating Your Business with Non-Linear Growth with Tim Calise

Today I had the pleasure of sitting down with Tim Calise, who is a business coach, investor, and advisor to over 15 privately held businesses with annual revenues from $250,000 to $10,000,000+. Tim’s background is really unique but his story and experience lends practical advice no matter where you are in your business journey. In…

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Episode 73: Unleashing the Hidden Potential: Mastering Mediocrity for Extraordinary Success with Will Nitze

Will Nitze is the founder and CEO of IQBAR, a brain and body nutrition company. I reached out to Will because I actually like and use his product. We had a really insightful conversation where he shared in-depth about his journey to starting IQBAR and all of the big steps in between brainstorming his product…

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Episode 72: How to Create and Grow a Multi-Billion Dollar Company with Dan Macklin

My guest today is Dan Macklin, cofounder of SoFi, a multi-billion dollar publicly traded company, and the CEO of Salary Finance Inc. We talk about what it takes to grow a multi-billion dollar company, what it takes to raise capital, and the pitfalls and challenges along the way. We discuss shifting roles from co-founder of…

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Episode 71: Ins And Outs of Passive Real Estate Investing with Left Field Investors

In today’s episode I am interviewed by Jim Pfeifer from the Passive Investing from Left Field podcast. We talk about looking for sponsors who are making money for you, not ones who are making money off of you, and how to find and vet the right sponsor for you. We discuss how sometimes passive investment…

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Episode 70: Creating Purpose For You, Your Team and Your Business with Carson Tate

Today I had the pleasure of speaking with Carson Tate, the founder and managing partner of Working Simply and the author of Work Simply and Own It, Love It, Make It Work. Carson is a business coach and consultant and works with executives all over the country to help them and their employees be more…

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Episode 69: A Business Journey from Finance, Acquisitions, IPOs, Investor, to Ecommerce with Yadin Shemmer

Regardless of your industry, there’s something for you in this episode. Today I talk with Yadin Shemmer, CEO and cofounder of Intrinsic, about his business journey from starting out in finance, selling a business, taking a business public, and his experience with acquisitions. We discuss what he learned through three different exits, an IPO, and…

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