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Making it in business isn’t about spreadsheets, this or that. It’s about guts, tenacity and, above all, street smarts.

Join Sarah Shaw as she talks with successful entrepreneurs about all the hard won lessons they’ve learned on the mean streets of the business world. If you’ve ever felt stuck, stifled or even just scared to get out there and make your mark, you’ll learn how even the most successful entrepreneurs overcame failure and found the power to move forward. So forget about learning about business in school, because all you need to make it big is a Street Smart MBA.

How to Pitch Magazines with Lauren Parker

How to Pitch Magazines with Lauren Parker. Lauren and I go way way back…… She was an editor when we first met, but she is now Editor-in-Chief of Accessories Magazine which was the first “big” magazine to write about my handbags.  Accessories is a trade magazine meaning tons of cool stores read it, which meant […]

Landing Influencers with Ryan Williams

When I met Ryan I knew I liked him at once.  I am enamored with anyone who constantly landing influencers. Landing Influencers will help your business grow. Ryan makes it his business to connect with influencers and sees the world as place where connection in crucial to our survival. In talking to Ryan you quickly […]

Awesome Women Entrepreneurs with Karen Bate

When I first heard about Awesome Women Entrepreneurs I was hooked.  Who doesn’t want to be an awesome woman entrepreneur? But moreover, who doesn’t want to know more of them?  I always do. They inspire me, encourage me, help me with ideas when I can’t help myself, have helped me start almost all of my […]

Stephen Key Shares Licensing Secrets

In this podcast, Stephen Key shares licensing secrets that will make you jump on your ideas this week.  His generous spirit and desire to help entrepreneurs succeed is evident. I’ve been a fan of Stephen’s for a long time.  I’ve read his book and tried to license my Handy Hold All several times over….one time successfully! […]

Changing The Way We Eat with Michael Wystrach

Growing up on a farm, Michael Wystrach grew up eating Farm to Table  before it was chic, or, anyone even knew what that meant. Looking for a way to bring organic delicious meals into more homes across America, Michael created, a subscription based meal delivery company to do just that. Michael shares about growing a […]

How a volcano inspired a brand

Davis Smith of Cotopaxi (named after the volcano near Quito in Ecuador) is an avid outdoorsman, entrepreneur and innovator…..and a totally cool guy.  Davis spent most of his childhood in Central and South America in the shadows of Cotopaxi.   Join us in our journey about the creation of Cotopaxi and how he used a llama to get […]

From Drug Addiction to Saving Lives

From drug addiction to saving lives, Lisa dives in and tells it like it is.  She got hooked on Oxy and that lead to many years as a heroin addict.  Couch surfing, bar tending and on the verge of becoming a hooker, Lisa had her Ah-Ha moment and decided to change her life for good […]

Farnoosh Torabi helping Americans live their richest, happiest lives

Farnoosh Torabi helping Americans live their richest, happiest lives. From her early days reporting for Money Magazine to hosting a primetime series on CNBC and writing monthly for O, The Oprah Magazine and, she’s become a favorite go-to money expert and friend. Millions of Americans tune into Farnoosh’s award winning podcast, So Money, which […]

Emma Johnson The Kickass Single Mom

Tune in to this funny, endearing and sweet chat with Emma Johnson, author of the brand new book The Kickass Single Mom. Emma shares about being a single mom, working her ass off, enjoying time with her two children and how she makes things work with her ex. Plus she has a grant program for […]

How a no-nonsense attitude built a brand

Marlon LeWinter is known as a bulldog and never takes no for an answer.  His “I’m going to call you forever until you tell me to stop” attitude has landed him jobs working with huge clients such as Under Armour, Venus Williams, Microsoft, Timex and more.  His clients rely on his determination to make them […]