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After 15 years as an entrepreneur I have discovered one key difference between successful creative entrepreneurs and the ones who continue to struggle year after year. The biggest difference I see is their MINDSET. Dictionary.com defines “mindset” as: A fixed mental attitude or disposition that predetermines a person’s responses to […]

Reset Your Mindset for Success in 3 Easy Steps


Episode 44- Elizabeth Bachman
How does being an Opera Director relate to inspiring others? It turns out much of it is the same! Great interview with Elizabeth Bachman on how she teaches others to speak from the stage and connect with their audience. Takeaways include get out of your head and make it about […]

Episode 44: Elizabeth Bachman


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If I had a dollar for every lead we missed last year when Minette was speaking because we didn’t have systems in place … Here’s the litany of mistakes and weaknesses in our strategy for collecting and engaging new speaking leads. Failed to immediately get speaking event contact forms uploaded […]

3 Simple Systems for Engaging New Speaking Leads



Episode 43- Deep Work
We had fun together in this hostful episode about Deep Work. Both of us were really into Cal Newport’s book Deep Work and it has had quite an impact on how we approach our business work. We both recommend this book as a must-read! As knowledge workers, bringing Focus, Intention, […]

Episode 43: Deep Work


Episode 42- Dr. Emily Letran
Dr. Emily Letran has such a great entrepreneurial and life story. Its one of hard work, overcoming obstacles, giving back, and living with intention: we love her message and the example she provides. From escaping Vietnam as a child to creating a successful dental practice and now as a high […]

Episode 42: Dr. Emily Letran


Episode 41- Audra Grady
Audra Grady wants us, especially leaders, to lay in the grass and dig our fingers into the dirt. Her thoughts on having us be mindful of the Earth when we make business decisions are fascinating, important, and really got our Buddhist bells ringing This was such a fun interview. We […]

Episode 41: Audra Grady



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“I want to make MONEY!” No, you don’t … you want to make PROFITS. “No you don’t understand, I want this business to make a million dollars.” Not at 1% profit margin you don’t. That’s $10,000. You’ll be a thousandaire with a cash flow problem and an overwhelming amount of […]

Simple Systems to Create Profit First


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The Fastest Path to Cash and Clients for (almost) any Business The fastest path to cash and clients for (almost) any business is public speaking. Public speaking should be a mandatory part of any great marketing strategy, especially for solopreneurs and small business owners. I say this over and over […]

The Fastest Path to Cash and Clients


Episode 40- Tonya Hofmann
So many great tips on public speaking in this episode with our friend Tonya! As the Founder of the Public Speakers Association, Tonya Hofmann knows how to speak, connect with her audience, and help others learn to speak. Listen in to learn how Tonya wants you to focus more on […]

Episode 40: Tonya Hofmann



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Your Beliefs Determine Your Business Success “Whether we realize it or not, our beliefs have a major impact on how things go in our professional and personal lives. What we believe about ourselves, our organization, our work and the people we work with will significantly alter the outcomes we get […]

Your Beliefs Determine Your Business Success