In episode 55, we welcome Keith Henry with Name is King and Kickstreet (www.nameisking.com) to discuss the importance of branding and solidifying the perfect business name. We take a look at his learning opportunities with KickStreet as he sowed that knowledge into creating Name is King and helping countless business owners. We also get a understanding of the power of purpose and the divine need to stay true to your business vision. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 54, we welcome guest Kiley Summers with Spendebt (http://spendebt.com/) to discuss his dreams to free students of college debt. We discuss the grit and tenacity it takes to develop a financial app and all of the backend processes necessary. We also breakdown how the idea came to him and the journey to fruition. Plus, Kiley’s long term plan will likely affect millions to come. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 53, we welcome guest host Kelley Woods of Traveling with Cute Luggage (https://travelingwithcuteluggage.com/) to discuss the purpose, mission, and vision of her blog. We take a look at the conception of what has become true therapy as Kelley finds travel hacks and deals all across the globe. Plus, we get a glimpse of her legacy plan and desire to aid children to travel the world. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 52, we welcome guest host Jotina Buck (www.jotinabuck.com) to dive into her world of authoring, teaching, philanthropy, and more here on Startup Masters. We discuss her tragic beginning that propelled her into the world of sowing back into others through the art of teaching. We also get key insight to the importance of having passion inside of you, which brought about co-authoring a book as well as providing philanthropic work in the community. Plus, her worldwide vision to sow into others will truly blow you away! All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 51, we welcome guest host Miara Shaw of the Maven Business Academy (https://miarashaw.com). We dive into her growth as an entrepreneur in building this brand, as well as different modules that help deliver turnkey solutions to business owners. Plus, we talk about future strategies and projects to turn the Maven Business Academy into a global brand. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 50, we welcome guest host Christy Staples of Get Launched (http://www.getlaunchedtoday.com) to discuss her journey through entrepreneurship. We follow along as she guides us down the road of finding her purpose and executing decisions that have lead to her current business venture. We also get key insight on how to keep your business afloat and the power of self development. Plus, the future looks mighty bright as Christy’s upcoming aspirations are revealed. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 49, we welcome Clinton Patton Sr. to discuss the passion behind building the Patton Behavioral Health counseling group (www.pattonbehavioralhealth.com). We dive into the touching story of loss and tragedy that propelled this young man to create a team of individuals to help discuss things happening in your life. We also learn of the obstacles that Clinton had to overcome through the licensing process. Plus we get a view of the legacy that he wants to leave by the year 2030. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 48, we welcome trainer, author, and public speaker Ashley M Martin (https://iamashleymblog.wordpress.com) to discuss her journey into public speaking and becoming an author. We give a glimpse of the trials and tribulations that she’s experienced and how her environment has been a major factor in her direction. Plus, Ashley shares some key insight and tips to help any entrepreneur get over that initial hump. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 47, we welcome inventor Bradford Deyon to discuss the patented Towel TOM (http://www.toweltom.com). We venture back to the 80s when the idea first spread roots and moved forward out of calamity and a need. We also get a firm understanding of the manufacturing, business, and strategic processes required to bring inventions life. Plus, we look at how the Towel TOM is only the beginning for this savvy inventor. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 46, we welcome the founder of Elevating Women Empowerment Group, Ms. Tracee Seals (@TraceeSpeaks) to dive deep into her entrepreneurial journey. We look at the different learning opportunities she took advantage of and the ability to leverage her education. We also discuss her partnership in elevating female business owners to that next level with a turnkey approach. Plus, we get a chance to peek into a potential franchisement in the making. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 45, we welcome founder and CEO of LaMorne Enterprises, Ms. Tracie L. James (@iAmTracieLJames). We dive deep into the humble beginnings and learning opportunities that lead to the global mindset she now possesses. We get a firm idea of how the entrepreneurial journey has cultivated her actions to publish her book and take businesses to the next level by shedding the excuses. Plus, we get a glimpse of the TL James legacy plan that will blow you away. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 44, we welcome Andre Gafford of Replenish Cryo and Recovery (http://replenishcryo.com/) to dive deep into the world of muscle and body recovery. We discuss some of the intricate ways of financing the business along with handling suppliers and vendors. We also look at the power of clientele and building the experience they want. Plus, we get a sense of what franchising a company like this could mean for the business as a whole. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 43, we welcome Yasmeen Rana and Jacqueline Santos, owners of Revolve Pole Studio (www.revolvepole.com). We discuss the fearless start of the business as well as some of the immediate obstacles and life-lessons they faced. We also look at how the business has empowered, elevated, and enlightened it’s customers to face their fears and insecurities. Plus, we get a glimpse at how Revolve Pole Studios may be popping up at other places fairly soon. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 42, we welcome psychologist and author Dr. Obari Cartman (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss his journey into psychology and what lead him to become the author of “Lady’s Man: Conversations for Young Black Men about Manhood and Relationships.” We get a sense of importance for community and how it has impacted Dr. Cartman’s life. Plus, we discuss his plans for the future to touch the lives of children across the globe. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 41, we welcome the founder of the Houston Housewives of Finance, Lashonda Johnson (https://www.facebook.com/hhofinance/). We dive deep into the importance of finance, building your financial foundation, and multiple ways to protect it. We also get insight into the struggles of breaking into an industry that is dominated by the opposite sex and some of the key moments that helped define the business. Plus, we get a glimpse of what we can expect from the Houston Housewives of Finance and their growing entities all across the globe. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 40, we welcome the creator of Fitness and Music Inc., Mr. Rickey Getwood Jr (@rickey_paul_getwood). We dive deep into his past; growing to over 360lbs while being on the brink of depression and physical ailments. We also look at his passion surrounding music and the infusion of it into his fitness routine. Plus, his energy and happiness takes his brand to the next level. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 39, we welcome entrepreneur and host of the Dr. Dawn Radio Show, Dawn Paul (https://www.facebook.com/TheDrDawn). We dive into her background and early desires of working in media as she maintained her 9-to-5 and aspirations for more. We also give valuable insight to the power of setting a standard of excellence in the beginning of your career and how it can pay off in the long run. Plus, we get a glimpse of the worldwide Dr. Dawn takeover. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 38, we welcome the connection enthusiast Michelle Ngome (www.michellengome.com) to dive deep into the life of an entrepreneur. We discuss the humble beginnings, hurdles, and mistakes made along the journey of entrepreneurship. We also breakdown the financial aspect of operating a business and some of the key things to remember. Plus, Michelle shares some of her “secret sauce” that helps keep everything running efficiently and effectively. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 37, we welcome guest host Bryan Miller, founder of Venuelyst (www.venuelyst.com) to discuss his journey as a tech startup entreprenuer. We dive into some of the trials and tribulations of a startup and how to pivot around them. We also go into detail on the importance of sowing into self and how that can save you time and money. Plus, we get a glimpse of what’s ahead from this new tech startup. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!
In episode 36, we welcome The Sphere’s own Dr. Simone Ellis of Smile Design Studios (www.sdshouston.com) to talk about the building of her entrepreneurial empire. We discuss the close calls during the beginning of her business and how she overcame the obstacles in her path. We also dive deep into self-care and sowing back into the business with gaining knowledge, insight, and a sound plan. Plus, we talk about the tip of the iceberg that the dental practice has become with the other aspirational accomplishments around the corner. All of this and more on #StartupMasters!