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S04 Ep07: Plumbing, Etiquette and Social Media with Julie and Roger Wakefield

What happens when you take one part etiquette expert, marry her to a master, responsible plumber and mix in large quantities of social media?

You get a plumber who knows how to teach other tradesmen where and how to find business via the internet—and in person and with style.

Please join me in welcoming Julie and Roger Wakefield who’ve not only built a very successful business but made their marriage survive and thrive in the process.

S04, Ep06: Bringing the Racing Experience to Life featuring Rodney Nelson

They call it “the sport of kings” because one of the first jockeys was a king! Yet horse racing has grown into a multi-billion-dollar industry enjoyed by millions all over the world.

Our guest today works at one of the premiere horse racing facilities in America. A native Texan and US Army veteran, he is also the product of a unique college program that has trained and prepared some of the industry’s stars!

Tune in to learn more about the horse racing industry and Lone Star Park Grand Prairie!

S04, Ep05: The Three-Footer or the Deep Sea Diver Featuring Rachel Graham

Are you more apt to wade into shallow water than to dive deep into the sea? Sometimes we must—must – push ourselves in order to transform into the person we are supposed to be. We all have a personal journey that is ours alone.

My guest today has navigated her own personal journey through waters of many depths. She knows only too well when and why to step into deeper waters.

Join me and Rachel Graham as we delve into her mission of helping educate people about overcoming huge obstacles to find real meaning and purpose in their lives.

S04, Ep04: Knowing What’s Next for Your Business and Yourself featuring Dave Sykes

You’ve spent your life and career building a business and the time has come to make a change. You want to sell it and retire or pass it on to your kids.

What’s next?

Millions of the Baby Boomer generation are facing this question every day. Over the next 10 years, 76 % of business owners plan to sell or transfer their companies. That translates to $4 1/2 million businesses and $10 trillion in value!

Stay tuned to learn more about this massive change in our business community and how exit planning is good for your business.

S04, Ep03: Building Community featuring Jamie Miller

What if you had a hobby you enjoyed so much you wanted to include all of your friends? And what if you wanted to create a community event in your hometown that benefited a much-loved local charity? How would you do that?

Our guest today did just that by gathering his friends and family, involved local schools, businesses and social services, and created an event that combines fun and giving on a Saturday every
spring.

Join us today to learn all about Wheels of Hope.

S03, Ep02: Making a Living from Laughter featuring Von Daniel

There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor. Or so said, of all people, Charles Dickens.

We all think of laughter as good times, fun times and not really about work. But what if you could make a living from laughter? Our guest today has done just that.

Von Daniel is the CEO and owner of The Comedy Arena in McKinney, Texas, home of ComedySportzDallas. He is a creative problem solver with training and experience with marketing, branding, graphic design, e-commerce and…comedy.

Stay with us as Von and I talk about how he turned laughter into a full-time, profitable business that’s been around for almost 20 years.

S04, Ep 01: Living Life Intentionally featuring Nancy Canada

Life is an adventure to be experienced. And done so intentionally. When you take responsibility for your personal growth, you put yourself on the path to fulfilling your life’s purpose.

Being intentional in your life also opens you up to conversation and to learning. It helps you build a network of friends and business contacts and also builds your self-confidence. You have to lead yourself before you can become a leader.

Our guest today is Nancy Canada, a principal consultant with New Paradigm Advisors, an executive director with The John Maxwell Team and a former human resources leader responsible for finding, evaluating and integrating talent into organizations. Nancy knows people, processes and success.

Tune in to hear how to live life intentionally and fully!

S03, Ep10: Wireless Radiation and Our Health featuring Dagmar Fleming

The world is an ever-more complicated and intricate place with so many internal and external forces at work on our minds, our health and intellect. Knowing what is going on around us as it impacts our health is increasingly important. Cell phones, digital signals and other emitted waves are bombarding our bodies daily.
What do we need to know? How can we protect ourselves?
On this episode of Coffee with Claire, our guest is Dagmar Fleming, founder of “Unlock Your Success.” She is an international success coach and intuitive healer who helps individuals accelerate their growth, life purpose, and income potential. Through her research of helping people of all kinds, she has uncovered information about wireless radiation, the difference between 2 G and 5G, and how it affects us on a biological level.
Tune in to learn more about this everyday force and how you can understand its impact on you and follow our page for new episodes of Coffee with Claire every Friday!

S03, Ep09: When Healthcare Collides with the Digital World featuring Pete Ianace

We are all living in an age of the internet of things, big data, artificial intelligence and data security.

What is the advantage of marrying technology and healthcare?

When it comes to our health, using these technologies and concepts to improve and enhance our daily lives only seems natural.  So what does it take to have wearable bio sensors a part of our day-to-day lives? What advantage is it to have all of our health history in a digital form?

Our guest is Pete Ianace, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Vital Tech Innovations, and President of ComCam International.  Pete caught us up with the impact of technology on the future of healthcare. Pete knows technology and he knows healthcare.

Tune in to hear the latest on the intersection of these two fields.

S03, Ep08: Laughter, Fun and Passion at Work featuring Joel Zeff

How many of you, as business owners, make it a point to laugh every day? Or how many of you get mad at your employees for laughing too loud or having a good time at work?

Did you know that laughter at work is one of the best ways to develop creative thinking? Did you know that employees who enjoy their work environment are more loyal to the company, creating less turnover and they call in sick less?

Aren’t those big contributors to your company’s productivity and profitability?

Maybe you should be looking just as much at the laugh lines on your employee’s faces as you do to the bottom line of your P&L statements! On this episode of Coffee with Claire, our guest is public speaker and author Joel Zeff. Joel has made it his mission to remind corporations that fun and passion are pathways to success.

Stay tuned to learn more about his take on speaking, teamwork and leadership viewed through the lens of mindful playfulness!

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