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Avanti Entrepreneur Podcast

Are you a mainstreet entrepreneur who doesn't want to use other people's money to grow your business? Do you want to roll up your sleeves and do the hard work yourself? Are you excited about controlling your own destiny? We aren't here to make your business the next Uber, but instead to help you grow your business so that it provides a good life for you, your family, and your employees.
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Feb 22, 2017

Alberto Riehl is a serial entrepreneur with an insurance background. He’s a Certified Consultant for Bob Proctor and part of his inner circle.

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • Alberto’s background
  • Why positive mindset is the most important part of sales
  • Why you need to invest in having the mindset of a champion
  • Why you should just introduce yourself to your heroes
  • Alberto’s crazy story of how doing three times the business he predicted led to his business collapsing
  • The strain on Alberto’s personal relationships that came from that business collapse (he hired his family and friends)
  • What Alberto changed with his finances after that collapse

Ways to contact Alberto:

Feb 15, 2017

As a speaker, podcaster, and author, Joel teaches people how their focus, confidence, and path. He’s the guy people call when they’re feeling stuck, under-challenged or overwhelmed.

Originally from San Antonio, Texas, Joel earned his undergraduate degree at Texas Tech University, an MBA from Amberton University, and a Master’s in Counseling.

His latest book, Finding your Voice, hit the #1 spot on Amazon for success and in the self esteem categories.

His podcast, ReLaunch, was named by Podcasters’ Paradise as “Best Overall” podcast of 2014 and “Most Inspirational” podcast for 2014 and 2015; and has passed passed the one million listens mark.

He is a contributor to Networking Times, Huffington Post, and Success.com.

Joel and his wife Pei live in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, and have two dogs; a Golden Retriever retired therapy dog, Bubba, and a Golden rescue, Happy.

Joel can also speak openly and with authority on:

  • How to launch a #1 bestselling book:
  • Podcasting for fun and profit;
  • How to launch a #1 podcast;
  • Inside secrets for getting booked on TV as the expert;
  • The 7 Mistakes most Podcasters make and how to Avoid Them.

Joel has been a guest on 85-plus news programs, and has had packages run nationally.

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • Joel’s background from radio into podcasting and why podcasting in the best thing he’s ever done in his business
  • Why you need to be timely if you want to get media exposure
  • Mistakes podcasters make when starting their podcasts (that Joel made himself)
  • Why Joel had to pull the plug on a business he started with his wife
  • Joel’s morning routine that starts by waking up at 4 AM
  • Presenting and talking on the phone to anyone: Joel’s two big super powers
  • Why -- if Joel could talk to anyone living or dead -- he would choose Jesus

Ways to contact Joel:

Feb 8, 2017

Tara Christopher has been in the health industry for 30 years. She started as a competitive AAU swimmer at the age of 5 swimming five days a week and completed her first swim-a-thon at age 9. She continued swim-a-thons annually to raise money for different non profit organization. At 12 years old was the first 20 mile walk-a-thon. The understanding of the power of her own body to help others and be grateful for health began at a very young age.

Tara began teaching Aerobics and was part of a team that opened a health club at the age of 17. While opening the new health club McDonald’s was trying to incorporate the veggie burger and Tara hosted the McDonalds commercial to launch the idea of a healthier choice. Always one that was up for the challenge, she did her first sprint triathlon at 21 years old. She was featured on the cover of Triathlon program as the cyclist.

After moving locations to teach weight training and classes she was invited to speak at the corporate office of Anheuser Busch inspiring a room full of upper management and executives to educate them on exercise and better nutrition. This was the first of many engagements to teach health and wellness.

After she received her degree from Hunter College, she launched a successful career at a highly demanding gym on 57th street in NYC. Her strategy was to develop a roadmap for individuals to reach their goals based on their own health needs. With her rapid growth and success she launched her own business on 57th street at Lift gym NYC. In the process of launching her business she finished the NYC marathon. Since then, she has completed many endurance events including the Ford Ironman.

Throughout her career she was featured many national publication, was in an exercise layout in fitness plus, wrote a TV clip for Life Time Live and featured in the episode, was chosen to represent a book Baby to Bikini traveling to many news morning shows. In 2012 she was on Dateline NBC as “the coach”, After the showing, the clip was featured on TMZ and the O’Reilly factor. With social media and the changing format Tara was inspired to reach to many people with her message. This lead to her passion to spread the word Just Keep On Movin!!!

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • Why Tara likes working with entrepreneurs on their health
  • Why entrepreneurs are losing extra time by thinking they don’t have the time to focus on their health
  • How to start focusing on your health and not get overwhelmed
  • What a “perfect” health day looks like
  • How to start adding meditation into your life
  • How much a poor diet really affects you
  • Why you should stop eating after 6 PM
  • Staying in tune with what your body is feeling and using supplements to get everything you need
  • Tara’s book “50 Million Pounds America”
  • Thinking about your life as a stock market: if you had a bad day today, you need a good day tomorrow
  • How you can get derailed by thoughts that appear insignificant but really aren’t

Ways to contact Tara:

Feb 1, 2017

Kelly Hatfield is co-founder and CEO of Enginuity Advantage, Advantage Staffing Group, Enginuity Virtual Recruiter, Impact Real Estate Real Estate Group based in Everett, Washington and hosts the Absolute Advantage podcast. She has been in the recruiting and HR field for over 20-years and loves serving others. Kelly and her business partner have built three successful companies with the purpose of helping others succeed and delivering remarkable results. Kelly and her team strategically align themselves as “The Partner of Choice” with clients and strive to be the first place clients call when they are looking for extraordinary service, quality, and reliability. The resulting outcome has been an outstanding referral network that has built and continues to build their companies.

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • Kelly’s podcast Absolute Advantage
  • How Kelly fell into the staffing/recruiting business and why it felt immediately like home
  • The good habits that Kelly practices to keep her functioning at a high level
  • How Kelly’s new recruiting business survived 2009 when no one was hiring
  • Marketing and empowering/developing her team: two of Kelly’s biggest strengths
  • How Kelly uses her podcast as a marketing and sales tool
  • How Darren Hardy’s High Performance Forum made such an impact on Kelly’s life and business
  • How Kelly is going to be growing her teams in 2017 and beyond
  • Why Kelly looks up to John Wooden and wishes she could have spent time learning directly with him

Ways to contact Kelly:

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