About The B.O.O.S.T. ® Podcast

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, small business owner or business professional, this podcast provides you with immediate access to tools, tips and tactics to Build Your Brand, Optimize Relationships, Obtain More Leads, Secure Thought Leadership Space, and Tap into New Markets. Each episode is dedicated to relevant topics to help listeners B.O.O.S.T. ® their business success!

Episode 15 : DR. Joy Martinez - Expand Capacity. Develop Leadership. Strengthen Operations

Training and magic and soul. Oh my! In this episode, Dr. Joynicole Martinez, CEO – The Alchemist Agency, shares how she practically helps clients and entire communities expand capacity, develop leadership, and strengthen operations; turning something that appears worthless into something that’s invaluable. That’s what alchemy is all about! Tune in and then connect with Dr. Joy on LinkedIn, her website, or Twitter for more information.

Episode 14 : Alan Gregerman - The Necessity of Strangers

 This episode features Alan Gregerman, President and Chief Innovation Officer of VENTURE WORKS, Inc. Throughout Alan’s presentation, he challenges our thinking about people, the world around us, where brilliant ideas actually come from, and how to reach our full potential as individuals, leaders, and organizations. Need some inspiration? Check out one of Alan’s three books—The Necessity of StrangersSurrounded by Geniuses, and Lessons from the Sandbox. Visit www.venture-works.com  or www.alangregerman.com for more information.

Episode 13 : Jennefer Witter - The Power of Positioning

An author, advocate for women and diversity, and public speaker, Jennefer Witter is the CEO/Founder of The Boreland Group, an NYC-based public relations firm. During this conversation, Jennefer shared her thoughts about fake news, emerging communication channels in the current age of new media, strategies to get your unfair share of attention [ala “The Little Book of Big PR” that Jennefer authored], and much more! Tune in. Then, connect with Jennefer [mention you heard her on the B.O.O.S.T. ® podcast ;-)] http://www.theborelandgroup.com/ | https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenneferwitter/ | https://twitter.com/JenneferTBG

Episode 12 : Marissa Levin - Creating Breakthrough Growth Through Exceptional Advisory Boards

Looking to build a successful, results-driven advisory board? In this episode, Marissa Levin shares aspects of her Built to SCALE ™ solution to breakthrough growth through exceptional advisory boards [which is based on her #1 best-selling book on this topic]. Marissa’s a 25-year entrepreneur, speaker, author, and globally recognized growth strategist with a lifetime legacy mission to educate, equip, and empower 100 million entrepreneurs and leaders! Whether you’re a start-up or a well-established multi-million dollar firm, this episode’s for you. Listen in, then contact Marissa at info@successfulculture.com to discuss your advisory board needs.

Episode 11: Marvin "Coach" Powell - Stand and Deliver Your True Voice

Based in Northern Virginia, Marvin Powell is consultant, speaker, and coach to small businesses. His program, VisionQuest90? is the most revolutionary personal and professional transformation process of its kind and has helped thousands of business leaders to tap into massive success. In this episode, Marvin shares his vision for entrepreneurship and gives strategies to remove the roadblocks that prevent many people from achieving their business goals. Take a listen, then connect with Marvin for free tips and resources: www.facebook.com/CPTandD and www.linkedin.com/in/marvinpowell .

Episode 10: Shae Bynes – The Journey as a Kingdom Driven Entrepreneur

This episode features Shae Bynes is the Founder and Chief Fire Igniter of Kingdom Driven Entrepreneur, a global movement that inspires, teaches, and mentors entrepreneurs who desire to experience God’s best in business and have a greater Kingdom impact. Throughout my conversation with Shae, she shares how radical encounters with God shifted her mindset and shaped how she approaches entrepreneurship. For more information and/or to connect with Shae, visit www.kingdomdrivenentrepreneur.com , www.facebook.com/kingdomdrivenentrepreneur, and www.instagram.com/kingdomdrivenentrepreneur

Episode 9: David and Mikel Blair - Navigating Life as a Couple in Business

This dynamic duo is based in Montgomery County, MD. Mikel founded Badlands, a 30,000-square foot play and learning space. David is a healthcare executive. He started Catalyst Health Solutions and grew it into a Fortune 500 company. During our conversation, we got real about their journey as a power couple and how they’re able to navigate life as a couple in business while raising 6 (yes 6) children and pursuing their passion for business, philanthropy and more.

Episode 8: Robert & Kay Lee Fukui - Power Couples by Design

Based in sunny southern California, Robert is an award-winning sales and marketing professional and president of i61, Inc. where he assists family owned businesses achieve sustainable profits. Kay Lee, Vice-President of i61, helps wives of entrepreneurs find their identity and live out their purpose. Together, they lead Power Couples By Design; a consulting program that blends their gifts, skills, talents, and passion to serve business leaders. In this podcast, we discuss the art of partnering with your spouse to start/grow your business. Visit their website (www.i61BusinessDevelopment.com) or connect with them on LinkedIn Robert Fukui | Kay Lee Fukui or tune into their Purpose and Profitability podcast.

Episode 7: Seth Goldman - Keeping it Honest for 20 Years

Seth Goldman, Co-Founder & TeaEO Emeritus of Honest Tea and Executive Chair of Beyond Meat. Honest Tea is the nation’s top selling organic bottled tea, specializing in beverages that are organic and Fair Trade Certified?. In March 2011, Honest Tea was acquired by The Coca-Cola Company, becoming the first organic and Fair Trade brand in the world’s largest beverage distribution system. Honest Tea and Honest Kids is sold in more than 130,000 stores in the USA and Europe. In my conversation with Seth, he provides a glimpse into strategies he’s used to Optimize Relationships & Tap into New Markets during his company’s wildly successful 20-year journey.

Episode 6: Anik Signal - 4 Secrets of Millionaire Entrepreneurs - NOT Taught In School

This episode features Anik Signal, founder and CEO of Lurn, Inc. Anik’s an entrepreneur who’s personally trained over 1 million people worldwide and generated over $200 Million in online sales by the age of 35. In my conversation with Anik, we explore the 4 Secrets of Millionaire Entrepreneurs – NOT Taught In School. Learn more about Anik and tap into his digital genius by tuning into his new podcast, The Fighting Entrepreneur.

Episode 4: Andrena Sawyer - The Misadventures of a New Entrepreneur

This episode features Andrena Sawyer. She’s President of P.E.R.K. Consulting and is the Founder and Minority Christian Women Entrepreneurs Network. She’s also an author with a newly published book—The Misadventures of a New Entrepreneur. Andrena’s passion for process and her “Marry your mission. Date your model” approach to business helps her to best serve the needs of her nonprofit and small business clients. Want to connect with Andrena? www.perkconsulting.net | www.mcwen.org |Twitter |Instagram | LinkedIn | Facebook

Episode 3: Women Mean Business – Leveraging Corporate Supplier Diversity & Inclusion to Grow Your Small Business

Women mean business and large corporations recognize our impact! This podcast highlights my conversation with Sheila Dews-Johnson, Director, Supplier Diversity & Supplier Sustainability – McCormick & Company, Inc., Darlene Fuller, Senior Director of Supplier Diversity – Sodexo in North America, and Dominica Groom, Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion – Freddie Mac. We examine why large corporations are committed to support woman-owned businesses, strategies for diverse, woman-owned companies to build relationships with large companies, and much more!

Episode 2: Sherron Washington - Market Simple - Simplified Social Media Methods to Promote Your Brand

This episode features my dear friend and Marketing Whisperer, Sherron Washington. Sherron is a marketing strategist, author, speaker and CEO of the P3 Solution; a full service marketing and communications firm that specializes in providing simple strategy, design, branding, and social media marketing solutions for companies. She has built her firm around the principle of “marketing simple,” which instructs clients to embrace simplified methods to promoting their business. Sherron is also the author of Market Simple: The Blueprint to a One-Page Marketing Plan, Speaker and Writer, sharing expert insight in such places as Black Enterprise, SmartCEO, Social Media Today, Inbound, Pubcon and other platforms around the country. Want to connect with Sherron? Follow her on social media @thep3solution !

Episode 1: Welcome To The B.O.O.S.T Podcast

Welcome to the very first episode of the B.O.O.S.T.® podcast. In this episode, my sound engineer extraordinaire, Claude Jennings, and I share the who, what, why, where, and when for the show. I’m mildly bias, but … whether you’re an entrepreneur, small business owner or business professional, you are going to love what we have in store for you; a bounty of tools, tips and tactics to Build Your Brand, Optimize Relationships, Obtain More Leads, Secure Thought Leadership Space, and Tap into New Markets.