Zero to CEO: How entrepreneurs can own established online businesses with Mike Vranjkovic

In this engaging episode of Zero to CEO, I sit down with Mike Vranjkovic, an online business expert, to unpack the intricacies of owning established online businesses. Mike shares his insights from WebStreet, a platform that not only equips successful online entrepreneurs with the capital to elevate their businesses to 8-figure revenues but also offers […]

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Zero to CEO: Empowering underrepresented founders and entrepreneurs with Luke Diaz

In this enlightening episode of Zero to CEO, I have the pleasure of talking to Luke Diaz, a visionary entrepreneur and angel investor dedicated to empowering underrepresented founders through his initiative, DBT (Do Big Things) Ventures. Luke shares his experiences and insights into the world of angel and venture investments, focusing on how DBT Ventures […]

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Zero to CEO: Why Non-Food Franchise Opportunities are so Popular with Jon Ostenson

In this compelling episode of Zero to CEO, I sit down with Jon Ostenson, a leading expert in the franchise consulting space, to delve into the burgeoning popularity of non-food franchise opportunities. As business ownership and investment interest reach unprecedented levels, many aspiring entrepreneurs and investors remain unaware of the extensive array of possibilities that […]

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5 Simple steps in building your passive income machine with Paul Halme

In this episode of Strap on your Boots I speak to Paul Halme, a best-selling author, international speaker, financial advisor, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion. Paul is known as the secret weapon among entrepreneurs, a title he’s earned through his exceptional skills in creating high 6-figure offline businesses for his clients. As a former stockbroker […]

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Zero to CEO: Mastering Workers’ Comp for Business Success with Kevin Ring

In this episode of Zero to CEO, I have an enlightening conversation with Lead Workers’ Compensation Analyst Kevin Ring, where we delve into the intricacies of workers’ compensation and explore strategies for employers to run more successful programs. Kevin, with his extensive experience and over 1200 experience mod worksheet analyses, shares insights on how employers, […]

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Rewriting the Rules of Being an Author with Michael DeLon

Join me on the latest episode of Strap on your Boots, where I sit down with Michael DeLon, a marketing coach and book publisher, to delve into the unconventional pathways of authorship and entrepreneurship. Michael shares his captivating journey from feeling entrapped in a metaphorical “prison” to finding liberation through the power of publishing. He […]

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Zero to CEO: The Path to Franchise Ownership with Greg Mohr

In the episode of Zero to CEO, I have the pleasure of talking to Greg Mohr, a WSJ Bestselling Author and the brain behind Franchise Maven®, as we delve into the intricacies of franchise ownership. Greg outlines a straightforward, three-step process designed for budding entrepreneurs eager to kickstart their business ventures without the overwhelming burden […]

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Zero to CEO: Elevating CEO and C-Suite Dynamics with Margie Oleson

In this episode of Zero to CEO I have a conversation with Margie Oleson, Founder and CEO of Oleson Consulting, about various topics including CEO and C-Suite coaching for women entrepreneurs, and companies undergoing mergers, acquisitions, or other major changes. We delve into the art of becoming a high-performing leader, leading an effective leadership team, […]

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Zero to CEO: How to distill messages that engage VC partners with Davina Stanley

Join me for an insightful episode of Zero to CEO featuring Business Communication Expert Davina Stanley, as we explore the art of message distillation and its impact on senior leaders, boards, and VC partners. Discover valuable strategies to enhance your communication skills, including the importance of speed in reading, insights into the human brain, and […]

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Zero to CEO: Inspiring entrepreneurship and overcoming failures with John St.Pierre

In this episode of Zero to CEO, I have a compelling conversation with accomplished entrepreneur and author John St. Pierre. With a remarkable 25-year journey filled with both successes and valuable lessons from failures, John shares his insights on moving from CEO to Chairperson, the importance of protecting equity and building capital for self-financing growth, […]

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Zero to CEO: Ditching VC Safety Nets and Finding Your Startup’s North Star with Paul Bianco

In this episode of Zero to CEO I engage in an insightful conversation with accomplished entrepreneur and visionary Paul Bianco, exploring the intricacies of financial navigation in the world of entrepreneurship. Gain valuable insights into ditching the traditional VC safety net and thriving without a Harvard MBA. Discover the crucial pre-launch question that can steer […]

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How to build a business strategy in 3 simple steps with Alex Brueckmann

In this episode, I’m joined by Alex Brueckmann, a strategy entrepreneur and author, who shares valuable insights on how to construct a robust business strategy in three simple steps. We delve into the mindset shift that entrepreneurs must master, the limitations of seeking answers solely in marketing courses, and the importance of aligning business strategies […]

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