S01, Ep 14: Michael Peticolas, Allow Yourself to Live Boldly

What have you done (or are you doing) to live boldly and live your life authentically. Today’s guest, Michael Peticolas chose to live his dream to become one of the premier craft beer brewers in the nation.

Michael Peticolas is a fifth-generation Texas trial attorney and owner/operator of Dallas’s Peticolas Brewing Company. After practicing law for a decade, Michael turned to his passion for craft beer.  Since 2011, Peticolas Brewing Company has won numerous local and national awards, and is an established craft beer industry leader in Texas.

S01, Ep 13: Shea Boothe-Wood, Doing Something for Yourself

What are you doing for yourself? Today’s episode talks about self care—from taking better care of your skin to choosing and wearing the best fashions that fit your style, body type and image.

Shea Boothe-Wood is a mother, entrepreneur, East Dallas resident and founder of 2 Shea Boutique & Med Spa and of 2 Shea Baby Boutique. Shea has spent over 25 years in the skincare industry, beginning her career with such skincare giants as Estee’ Lauder, Christian Dior and Aveda Corporation.

S01, Ep 12: Billy Johnson, Servant Leadership

Are you more of a mentor than you are a boss? Then you just might be a servant leader. Today’s episode deals with some of the best examples of what it takes to be a servant leader and how they are being developed.

Billy Johnson is the Director of the Professional Leadership Program at the University of North Texas, which is housed in the College of Business. The Professional Leadership Program is a nationally recognized mentoring program, which matches students up with successful executives all over North Texas, and helps the students get ready for the business world before they get into the business world.

S01, Ep 11: Shelby (Miles) Carino, How Good Are You At Setting Goals?

How good are you at setting goals—and then keeping them? Do you know the SMART method? In today’s episode, we talk about how to use this formula, find your power within and then see results from your collective efforts.

Shelby (Miles) Carino is a psychic and seer who helps people to understand who they are and how best to awaken within themselves the power to overcome any obstacle.

S01, Ep 10: Lon Ricker, Having and Living by a Mission Statement and Core Values

Are you the best leader you can be and do you have a mission statement? In today’s discussion with Lon Ricker of The American Fallen Soldiers Project, we talk about how mission statements can define and direct an organization.

Lon Ricker is a 20-year survivor of the corporate world who realized that there is more to life than a big paycheck. He has served in a variety of roles with several non-profits in North Texas including The AmericanFallen Soldiers Project, SoupMobile and In-Sync Exotics.

S01, Ep 09: Dr. Edward Lewellen: Observer, Action, Result

Do you have balance in your life and are you being authentic? Today’s episode discusses body language and how we show up to those around us.

Dr. Edward Lewellen holds an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity, Certified Master Executive Coach, Master NLP Practitioner, Master Life Coach and has an MBA in Management. He has consulted with businesses, universities, and Chambers of Commerce on value-adding business forums and topics.

S01, Ep 08: Yes, and…

Do you know the concept of  “Yes, and..” from improvisational comedy? In this episode, recorded at a lunchtime networking group in Dallas, Claire shows the crowd (and you) just what it takes to engage people and make conversation and connecting really work. A great example of dynamic speaking and people engagement.

S01, Ep 07: Mary Monttein Alonso, Overcoming Stress

Do you know what it takes to overcome stress? Do you have the tools and techniques you need? Today’s episode gives you some tips and ideas on how to make yourself feel better in stressful situations.

Mary Monttein Alonso is a transformational life coach, certified facilitator, brain mechanic and energy healer. She knows what it takes to realign the misaligned in your life.

S01, Ep 06: Melissa Walker, finding Your Way into a Second (or Third) Career

Melissa and Claire talk about how NextCareer has helped veterans shape their lives and helped them find new purpose after serving in the military.

Melissa Walker is the President and CEO of NextCareer. A veteran media and human resources professional, Melissa knows how to match talent to enterprises.

S01, Ep 05: Wendi McGowan-Ellis, Finding the Good in Ourselves

We all need to find a way to work on finding the good in ourselves. Today’s episode deals with helping you understand how to make a better you. Being your own best friend.

Wendi McGowan-Ellis is the CEO and Co-Founder of Lifestyle Frisco. With over 20 years intra- and entrepreneurial experience, she leads a team of digital, mobile, social, and content strategists and creators.

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