October 2014

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27320.mp3 Lisa Landau - CEO/President at Intelligent Lighting Corp, the home of the PowerDisc  [caption id="attachment_10431" align="alignright" width="150"] Lisa Landau[/caption] Lisa Landau is the CEO and President of Intelligent Lighting Corp., where she uses her experience in product and new business development, strategic planning, and business management to help grow the company. The mission of Intelligent Lighting Corp. is to identify, develop, manufacture, and market products that are energy-efficient and that provide benefits to both the consumer and the environment. The company is able to place this future-forward thinking on product development and still generate profits in the energy-saving technology sector. You will remember their core product, the PowerDisc, and should be excited to see it come back into the mainstream, along with the eCandescent light bulb. news cast background info from eCandescent on Vimeo.   Barry E. James - Founder & CEO at The Crowd Data Center & The Crowdfunding Centre [caption id="attachment_10335" align="alignright" width="150"] Barry E James[/caption] Barry E James is the Founder and CEO at the Crowd Data Center and The Crowdfunding Centre, as well as the Founder/Director of The Social Foundation. As a thought-leader and enthusiastic individual about the world of entrepreneurs, he is one of the most respected innovators and representatives of Crowdfunding. With a comprehensive approach that includes speaking, writing, public policy challenging, and a successful entrepreneurial drive, Barry is not only an expert in the UK, but is internationally recognized for his work in the field. Barry earned his degree in Psychology and Mathematics from Lancaster University and in 2010 he co-authored a report for the UK's Information Commissioner on information security in the UK SME sector.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27315.mp3   Barbara Oakley - Learning Expert and Author of A Mind For Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) [caption id="attachment_10317" align="alignright" width="180"] Barbara Oakley[/caption] Barbara Oakley is a Professor of Engineering at Oakland University, and a former Russian translator in the Bering Sea, teacher in China, US Army Captain, and radio operator at the South Pole Station in the Antarctic. Her adventurous and inquisitive nature lies behind her new book, A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel in Math and Science (Even if You Flunked Algebra). She targets this book to anyone who wants to improve mathematics or science skills, but without the frustration or confusion that accompanies these subjects for many. Based on neuroscience and cognitive psychology and combined with practical insight from leading mathematicians, scientists, and engineers, as well as Barbara's own experiences, this new book takes a new approach to helping others effectively grasp science and math concepts. But, today she is with us to talk about her new course on learning how to learn, so important for us older entrepreneurs that need help!   Josh Alexander - Founder and CEO of Toopher [caption id="attachment_10327" align="alignright" width="150"] Josh Alexander[/caption] Josh Alexander is the Founder and CEO of Toopher, an invisible, location-based authentication and authorization application that gives users the ability to turn their phones into security mechanisms that prevent online fraud and identity theft. Along with Evan Grim, Josh founded Toopher in 2011, working out of Evan's garage as they shared an interest and skills in computer and network security and business development and management. We love their new products and consider this the future of cyber- security!   [caption id="attachment_7245" align="alignright" width="168"] Sean Mabey[/caption] Sean Mabey - Director of Small Business Strategy and Senior Vice President at Wells Fargo Bank   Sean Mabey has been a frequent and great guest. He is the Director of Small Business Strategy at Wells Fargo and wakes up everyday 'always thinking about small business.' Wells Fargo has set aside $100 billion for small businesses. Today, he shares the 6 numbers that you must need to sell your business and gives great advice on how to maximize your business value!       ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27310.mp3   Mark Traphagen - Senior Director of Online Marketing at Stone Temple Consulting [caption id="attachment_10313" align="alignright" width="192"] Mark Traphagen[/caption] Mark Traphagen is the Senior Director of Online Marketing at Stone Temple Consulting, a leading online digital marketing agency where he brings his experience and enthusiasm for digital strategies and solutions. He is a leading expert on Google+ marketing and Google Authorship strategies, and brand building strategies, and has contributed to bestselling books on social media and SEO by Neal Schaffer and Eric Enge. Mark frequently speaks at major conferences such as MozCon, Pubcon, and Search Exchange, and has conducted numerous webinars. The story, which he shares, of how he got started in social media is great!   Matthew Bivens - Founder of The Digital Marketing Guy [caption id="attachment_10314" align="alignright" width="180"] Matthew Bivens[/caption] Matthew Bivens is the Founder of The Digital Marketing Guy, where he uses his passion for inbound marketing to help business owners and marketers to successfully navigate inbound marketing. He also works as an automation coach, helping business owners learn how to make the most of their marketing automation software. Matthew works with business professionals to create customized content and inbound marketing strategies, develop engaging content, create effective lead generation systems, and coach them about how to most efficiently and successfully execute these strategies.        ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27305.mp3   Laurie Itkin - Financial Advisor, Founder of The Options Lady, and Author of Every Woman Should Know Her Options: Invest Your Way To Financial Empowerment [caption id="attachment_10308" align="alignright" width="160"] Laurie Itkin[/caption] Laurie Itkin is passionate about helping women and couples gain financial literacy and she founded The Options Lady to help them do just that. She provides resources, classes, advising, coaching, and much more so that individuals can become financially empowered. Laurie is also the author of Every Woman Should Know Her Options: Invest Your Way to Financial Empowerment and she also regularly contributes to Daily Worth, Daily Finance, and Stilettos on the Glass Ceiling. You can also see Laurie as a guest on broadcasts such as Fox News and KUSI - San Diego's News Channel. Laurie graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in economics.     John Baldoni - Chair of Leadership Development at N2growth and Author of MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership [caption id="attachment_10310" align="alignright" width="180"] John Baldoni[/caption] John Baldoni is the Chair of Leadership Development at N2Growth, a global leadership consultancy specializing in organizational design, executive coaching, and strategy realization. Through nearly 20 years of experience as an internationally acclaimed thought leader, author, and executive coach, John brings his expertise and helps clients successfully develop communication strategies, leadership approaches, and motivation that provides results. John is a keynote speaker and presenter at corporate, government, professional, and military events. He has also written 13 books and over 500 columns about leadership for publications such as Forbes, CBSNews/Moneywatch, Inc.com, and the Harvard Business Review. Today, he is with us to talk about his new book, MOXIE.      ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27304.mp3   Chandra Winford - Financial Consultant and Author of Money Does Matter: And So Does How You Handle It! [caption id="attachment_10292" align="alignright" width="192"] Chandra Winford[/caption] Chandra Winford is a financial consultant and the author of the new book Money Does Matter which explores the importance of financial planning and management. As the Chief Financial Officer for a worldwide ministry in Georgia, Chandra has helped the organization to overcome a $10 million deficit in just a little more than a year. She used her more than 15 years of experience as a financial analyst to find ways to reduce their debt, and she shares her tips with us. She has worked with corporations such as Hewlett Packard, Delta Airlines, and McGraw Hill Companies. Chandra is passionate about helping individuals, executives and businesses to reach their full financial potential, and that starts with getting out of debt!   Tereson Dupuy - Founder at The Make it Happen Workshop and Inventor of FuzziBunz Modern Diapers [caption id="attachment_10360" align="alignright" width="150"] Tereson Dupuy[/caption] Tereson Dupuy is the Founder at The Make it Happen Workshop where she uses her personal experience as an entrepreneur to help other people on the same journey. In 2000, she invented FuzziBunz Modern cloth diapers when she saw a need for an alternative choice after her infant son was suffering from diaper rash. From 2000 to 2006, she grew FuzziBunz into a multi-million dollar business and she continued to develop the business until 2013. Those years of experience with starting her own manufacturing company and growing a brand from nothing gives her the foundation to now help others succeed, including an e-book, consulting, and marketing agency. And she was on Shark Tank!   Gordon Henry - Senior Advisor at Walsh Partners and Board Member at EggZack [caption id="attachment_10305" align="alignright" width="119"] Gordon Henry[/caption] Gordon Henry is a senior advisor at Walsh Partners, where he uses his experience helping companies develop successful strategies for media, marketing, and publishing. He is focused on customer acquisition and strives to improve customer experiences through multiple approaches, including database analytics. At EggZack, an online tool for automated marketing strategies, Snazz, an online ticketing and events company, and LoyGen, an online loyalty generator, Gordon also brings his years of experience with companies such as Deluxe Corporation and Yellowbook where he helped lead clients through successful transformations and growth. Gordon earned his BA from Yale University, an MBA from the Wharton School, and an MA in international studies from the University of Pennsylvania’s Lauder Institute. Today, he shares his tips with entrepreneurs on positioning your business for a fund raising effort or sale.      ...