My grandfather was a very successful man. He started a very successful business that flourished during WWII. When other people were cutting back, he was making money. He invested at the stock market at the right time and made a killing. Heck, he used to go to Vegas and win at Keno. Keno has some of the worst odds. But, Grandpa would win. $1500 a pop. Yes, Grandpa was … [Read more...] about [Video] Flip It! Successful People Are Just Lucky
Archives for October 2017
Ditch the Hustle and the Sacrifice (and Make MORE Money Doing LESS!) In this episode, Michele interviews Amanda Goldman-Petri, marketing coach for entrepreneurs and owner of Market Like a Nerd. Amanda is a successful businesswoman who scrapped one fruitful business (that worked her almost to death) and starting another (that required far less work and resulted in much more … [Read more...] about Episode 52 – Amanda Goldman-Petri on Love-Based Money with Michele PW
If you're an entrepreneur for long enough, you'll likely feel like you want to quit every now and then. Or even consider burning down your business a time or two. That's normal. Pretty much every successful entrepreneur I know has fantasized about leaving his or her business, and running off to live in a grass hut on a beach somewhere. But, that doesn't mean you should … [Read more...] about What to Do When You Want to “Burn Down” (aka Quit) Your Business (Part 2)
Find Your True Voice and Shine (with the Most Confidence, Vitality, and Presence You’ve Ever Had!). In this episode, Michele interviews coach Deanna Maio, founder and owner of Confident Voice Studio in Portland, Oregon. Deanna is a successful business owner who coaches people who are in the limelight—professionally or recreationally. She made a drastic change in her life when … [Read more...] about Episode 51 – Deanna Maio on Love-Based Money with Michele PW
Have you ever had one of those days where it just feels like nothing is going your way and you're helpless to do anything to change it? Maybe you got a call that your kid is acting up at school, a new client just cancelled and now you feel like you're about to get sick. Or maybe it's not just a day–maybe it's been weeks or even months where everything feels like an uphill … [Read more...] about [Video] Flip It! What Do You Do When You Feel Like You Have NO Control?
Michele flies solo in this episode where she shares some of the top lessons she learned at the New Media Summit, an event in San Diego that covered all things podcasting. But, first, why is she talking about podcasting on Love-Based Money? Well, because podcasting is a marketing tactic, which means it pushes all kinds of buttons, including a fear of visibility, fear of … [Read more...] about Episode 50 – Special Edition: Is Podcasting the Right Love-Based Marketing Strategy for You?
Change Your Money Story Through Creating a Community. In this episode, Michele interviews Debra Simpson, Executive Director of Speakers Guild USA and creator of the podcast “Speaking with Influence.” Debra works with public speakers to perfect their craft and boost their presence in the online world. In this episode, Debra shares her story of growing up near poverty level with … [Read more...] about Episode 49 – Debra Simpson on Love-Based Money with Michele PW
Recently, a famous entrepreneur in the transformation industry apparently advised a room full of beginning and “wanna-be” entrepreneurs that one of the secrets to business success is to "burn it all down." I wasn't personally in the room, but even if it didn't happen precisely the way it was described to me, there are a few good teaching points I think are worth talking … [Read more...] about Feel Like “Burning Down” Your Business? Read This. (Part 1)
Ignite Your Social Media Presence Organically and Start a Movement. In this episode, Michele interviews Paul Zelizer, highly-esteemed business and marketing coach who focuses on the needs of conscious entrepreneurs and social impact businesses. He is also the Founder of Awarepreneurs (a hugely-successful podcast). In this episode, Paul shares the story of how, after earning a … [Read more...] about Episode 48 – Paul Zelizer on Love-Based Money with Michele PW