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: 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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6 superpowers you need for entrepreneurial success with Iva Paleckova

In this insightful episode, we dive into the dynamic world of entrepreneurship with Iva Paleckova, a mindset and strategy coach who defies all odds. Iva takes us through her remarkable transformation from a single mother to a seven-figure entrepreneur in just 18 months. She shares the six essential superpowers that she believes are crucial for […]

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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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How to effectively revolutionize an industry with Bryan Clayton

Join me for an insightful episode with Bryan Clayton, the CEO and co-founder of GreenPal, the groundbreaking mobile app often dubbed the ‘Uber for lawn care.’ With a staggering 300,000+ active users and over $20 million in annual sales, GreenPal has revolutionized the lawn care industry. Bryan’s journey from founding Peachtree Inc., a landscaping giant […]

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Unlock Sales with the Power of Speech with Steve Lowell

In this eye-opening episode, join us as we chat with Steve Lowell, an award-winning global speaker who challenges conventional wisdom on sales and public speaking. Steve delves into why the traditional methods of differentiation might actually be costing you sales and how small changes in your speaking style can make a big difference. He argues […]

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