March 2015

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28089.mp3 Catherine Morgan - Founder of Point A to Point B Transitions Inc and Author  [caption id="attachment_12131" align="alignright" width="200"] Catherine Morgan[/caption] Catherine Morgan has been called “Appropriately irreverent,” and loves it. As the founder of Point A to Point B Transitions, she helps executive-level professionals in their careers or businesses, especially in times of transition for them. She acts as a business consultant to consultants and does a lot of writing for clients. Her Re-Launch You™ methodology and PALMS™ framework produce consistent results by creating clarity and confidence. Catherine is the author of the eBook "Re-Launch You: Discovering Your Point B and Embracing Possibility."  This is a wide ranging interview on all topics related to change, building confidence, and overcoming the fear of the unknown.   Zoltan Istvan - Futurist, US Presidential candidate for the Transhumanist Party, and Author of The Transhumanist Wager [caption id="attachment_12132" align="alignright" width="200"] Zoltan Istvan[/caption] Zoltan Istvan is a best selling author and Presidential Candidate, our first on the show! He began a solo, multi-year sailing journey around the world at the age of 21 which he chronicled as a journalist for the National Geographic Channel. He explored over 100 countries and appeared in dozens of television stories, articles, and webcasts. His story has also been told by The New York Times, Outside, Wired UK, Slate, San Francisco Chronicle, CNN, Fox News, the Travel Channel, and many others. He won awards for his coverage of the war in Kashmir, and he gained worldwide attention for inventing the extreme sport of volcano boarding. He later became a director for the international conservation group WildAid, leading armed patrol units to stop the billion-dollar illegal wildlife trade in Southeast Asia. He has started various successful businesses, from real estate development to filmmaking to viticulture. His novel, "The Transhumanist Wager," is an award-winning fictional thriller about the quest for immortality via science and technology. He writes for The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, and Vice's Motherboard and he is also founder of the Transhumanist Party.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28083.mp3 Tivan Amour - Co-Founder of Fortified Bicycle and Kickstarter Mega Success [caption id="attachment_12099" align="alignright" width="180"] Tivan Amour[/caption] Tivan Amour is the sales and operations guy at Fortified Bicycle. He previously led a product development team at a large fashion retailer, but as an entrepreneur, he has started companies in online marketing, real estate, and even personalized wake-up calls. In the summer of 2011, a friend got hit by a car, without using his bike light, which had been stolen. A third of city bicyclists have had their light stolen and a majority of bikers frequently forget their lights at home. Tivan and his team decided to solve the problem, and developed a light that cannot be stolen. Two successful Kickstarter campaigns later, they are about to unveil their newest bike product.   Dan MacFarlane - Pro Skateboarder and Licensing and Branding Expert [caption id="attachment_12121" align="alignright" width="189"] Dan MacFarlane[/caption] Dan MacFarlane is a professional skateboarder, but has pushed himself far past that. He started his own company, Mentality Skateboards, to produce educational products and other items. His bestselling instructional video "Skateboarding Explained" was recommended by The New York Times, was translated into Italian and Japanese, and is also Number 1 in the "Top 10 Best Instructional Skateboard Videos" list on About.com. He leads skateboard camps and clinics around the country where he has instructed thousands, including X-games athletes and celebrities. During this journey, he became an expert at licensing, branding, and product development. He has worked with NASA and The Houston Inventors Association, and was nominated by the Small Business Administration as "Young Entrepreneur of The Year."    ...

Listen Live on Friday the 27th at 6pm ET on Liberty Express Radio! William R. Patterson - Columnist at Inc. Magazine and Chief Executive Officer The Baron Solution Group [caption id="attachment_12073" align="alignright" width="200"] William Patterson[/caption] William Patterson is CEO of The Baron Solution Group and The Warcoffer Capital Group. William is ranked as one of the top Business Motivational Speakers in the country by Ranking.com and is a four-time award-winning lecturer and international best-selling author of The Baron Son.  His trademarked approach, The Baron Solution, coaches and trains owners on how to create more wealth. He has written over 250 articles, created over 150 business and financial products and has been a guest on over 500 television and radio programs. He regularly appears on CBS and SiriusXM Radio and writes for Inc. Magazine. William was named the "Entrepreneur of the Year" by African American Lifestyle Magazine" and a Top 20 Business Icon" by Exceptional People Magazine. He also won twelve Web awards for excellence.   Jack Irving - Entrepreneur in Residence with Venture Ready [caption id="attachment_12079" align="alignright" width="189"] Jack Irving[/caption] Jack Irving has started 7 businesses and lead the customer and campaign insights for SocialWhirled, a platform for easy creation and management of marketing campaigns. SocialWhirled was named Best Advertising or Campaign Management Platform by the Software & Information Industry Association. Jack is a published business columnist and has been a featured speaker, including the White House Council on Economic Development and the National Institutes of Science. Jack also serves as Entrepreneur in Residence at Venture Ready, a free mentoring program for technology and science-based innovators and entrepreneurs from the Arizona Commerce Authority and as a Judge for the Arizona Commerce Authority Arizona Innovation Challenge.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28069.mp3 George Horrigan -  Consultant and Author of Creating a Thriving Business: How to Build an Immensely Profitable Business in 7 Easy Steps [caption id="attachment_12005" align="alignright" width="157"] George Horrigan[/caption] George Horrigan is a noted innovation and business planning expert. Over the past 17 years, he has shown over 1,200 business owners how to Work Less, Make More and Have Fun with business. George is Founder and CEO of Fountainhead Consulting Group which provides consultations on a full range of business planning and operation issues. He has personally started and operated seven companies and understands the mindset and mentality of an entrepreneur, in addition to having over 25 years of experience of being a CPA. George is author of four books including “Creating a Thriving Business” and his newest book “Work Less, Make More and Have Fun in Your Business.”   Martin Grunburg - Habit Expert and Bestselling Author of The Habit Factor: An Innovative Method to Align Habits with Goals to Achieve Success [caption id="attachment_12055" align="alignright" width="138"] Martin Grunburg[/caption] Martin Grunburg was identified by Success Magazine as one of today's most inspirational, creative and respected thought leaders. Martin is the designer and inventor of the The Habit Factor, which he presented at TEDx in the United Arab Emirates. His work has been featured in Lifehacker.com and Mashable.com. Michael Gerber of The E-Myth Revisited fame has called it "Brilliant, everyone needs this… whether you read this for your business or yourself— just read it!" Martin has been a partner in C3 Networx, and was nominated twice for the Entrepreneur of the Year award and has twice led his team to win the Better Business Bureau Award for Marketplace Ethics.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28063.mp3 Bethany Williams - Strategist to Fortune 500 Companies | Business Growth Expert | Nationally Recognized Speaker | Best Selling Author of CEO of YOU: Manage Your Career and Earnings for Guaranteed Success [caption id="attachment_11999" align="alignright" width="160"] Bethany Williams[/caption] Bethany Williams is a personal brand expert, amazing speaker, and published author. She is passionate about helping busy executives find their career footing as they climb the corporate ladder. She started in the healthcare space, driving complex initiatives and achieving results. She became a nationally recognized leader in growth initiatives, branding, and the clinically driven revenue cycle. Her first book, “Winning Strategies for Women,” provided practical, step-by-step advice for excelling in business and gave keys to becoming a top performer. Widowed at a young age, she put herself through college and secured top level positions at GE, IDX, Perot Systems Corporation, and PWC. Her fourth book, Live Your Dreams, inspires readers to get out of the couches of their lives and go live the lives that they were born to live. She just added a radio show on Grant Cardone’s Whatever It Takes Network and she received the “Top 25 Women to Watch” Award in business from the Dallas Business Journal.   [caption id="attachment_12001" align="alignright" width="180"] Mark Long[/caption] Mark Long - Founder and CEO of Uno Note Band Mark Long is a long time game entrepreneur, but today is with us to talk Wearables. His newest startup is in presale mode, selling the perfect wrist accessory. Designed without the clutter of other devices, his Uno wearable had a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign. He is Founder and CEO of the gaming company behind over thirty one video games,  including America’s Army, Blacklight, Ghost Recon, Spec Ops, and Frogger. His clients have included Microsoft, Disney, Ubisoft, Activision, Bethesda, Sony, and the US Army.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28060.mp3 Roberto Candelaria - Sponsorship Guru, Sponsorship Boot Camp Founder and Author of Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship [caption id="attachment_11995" align="alignright" width="200"] Roberto Candelaria[/caption] Roberto Candelaria is the founder of Sponsorship Boot Camp and author of the bestselling book, Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship. He is an in-demand mentor and consultant who has helped get sponsoships with companies such as BMW, American Airlines, Dell, Disney, Southwest Airlines, State Farm Insurance, Enterprise Car Rentals, Hilton Hotels,  Wells Fargo, and Zappos. His Sponsorship Boot Camp teaches a roadmap that will allowed you to partner with major national brands to grow your business. Roberto is also Creator of "My Crowdfunding Secrets."   [caption id="attachment_11996" align="alignright" width="160"] Lane Ethridge[/caption] Lane Ethridge - Founder at Changing Lanes International Lane Ethridge is an international business owner, a bestselling author, speaker and trainer. He says that, "Life is not about what you accomplish while you live, but how you live in your accomplishments." Lane encourages entreprneeurs to follow your passions and utilize your talents for the benefits of others. He runs the Legacy Initiative Lane which helps people learn how to give back, think and live bigger, and grow as a person. He is the author of two books, Changing Lanes: Take Your Life Into Overdrive and Initiative: Motivate Your Spirit and Achieve Your Boldest Dreams.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28056.mp3 Mitchell Levy - Thought Leader Architect and Founder of AhaAmplifier.com  [caption id="attachment_11972" align="alignright" width="177"] Mitchell Levy[/caption] Mitchell Levy is the first Thought Leader Architect in the world! His new THiNKaha turns corporate experts into thought leaders by helping leverage their social media activities to reach their audience and increase their business. His services include book publishing (over 400 books) and he created The Aha Amplifier to help you become the thought leadership you want to be. Most of your social media should be aggregated and curated content. The Aha Amplifier has tons of curated Ahas, content that you can share on social media. Its great tool to help your business grow its social media reach. Ever wonder where to get all the content you need? Mitchell solved he problem!   Stuart Diamond - Negotiations Professor at The Wharton Business School and Author the Million Copy Selling Getting More: How You Can Negotiate to Succeed in Work and Life [caption id="attachment_11975" align="alignright" width="200"] Stuart Diamond[/caption] Professor Stuart Diamond has taught the most popular class at Wharton for twenty years and his book on negotiating has sold over a million copies! He has a J.D. from Harvard and a M.B.A. from Wharton, and he won the Pulitzer Prize while working at the New York Times! The Wall Street Journal called the book the "#1 book to read for your career." He has taught negotiations to half of the Global 100 companies, and has worked in over forty countries. This is one of the best interviews we can remember in a long time. It's a must listen for sure and hopefully will make this 500th show all that more special!    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28044.mp3 Jay Bean - CEO at FreshLime [caption id="attachment_11941" align="alignright" width="203"] Jay Bean[/caption] Jay Bean is founder and CEO of FreshLime, a customer retention and engagement engine. Jay has a passion for helping SMBs, and for solving marketplace pain points with forward-thinking engines. He was the founder of ah-ha.com in 1999. It was one of the early leading companies in the Pay-Per-Click advertising space and it was acquired by Marchex in February 2003. Jay next started a local online marketing company called OrangeSoda.com in 2007. He grew it until selling it to Deluxe Corp in early 2012. Jay left his position as Chief Strategy Officer at Deluxe in June 2014 to become the Chief Executive Officer for FreshLime. In 2009, he was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist.   Doug Lehman - Social Selling Advocate Using Video & Social Media to generate results ambassador of Sales Training Visual Marketing [caption id="attachment_11944" align="alignright" width="225"] Doug Lehman[/caption] Doug Lehman has a diversified background in sales and marketing, having worked with IBM, Sun Microsystems, The Coca-Cola Company, SkyTel, and Cisco. In 2010, Doug developed Lehman’s Terms of Business, a video blog website that offers video promotion and production services.  He hosts an online video training series called Social Selling TV and is part of the business book insider program for McGraw-Hill Publishing.  In June of 2014, Doug was selected by "Top Sales Word" for excellence in producing sales training videos. He specializes in sales training videos, client testimonials and video spotlight interviews for Authors, Speakers, and Entrepreneurs, showing them how to use video in their marketing.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28037.mp3 Matthew Pollard - Australian Sales Guru [caption id="attachment_11955" align="alignright" width="185"] Matthew Pollard[/caption] Matthew Pollard was on the show a year or so ago and we are excited to have him back. Today, we are focusing on the sales process and sales scripting. Matthew has won many awards including the 2007 Young Achiever Award.  His approach to sales has won accolades, and he uses this experience to help others create great sales methods. His sales method for the Pollard Institute saw over 3,000 students enrolled into government funded sales or business course in less than three years.  Some of these clients included Australia’s premier national and state sporting teams, one of Australia’s largest retailers, many large national franchises and one of Australia’s largest medical companies. Also, he has a new radio show of his own for coaches around the world.   Charlie Seymour Jr. - Video-Crazed MBA Marketer, Online Marketing, LinkedIn Videos, Chief Marketing Officer, YouTube Videos [caption id="attachment_11922" align="alignright" width="163"] Charlie Seymour Jr.[/caption] Charlie Seymour Jr. has been working with video and marketing from a young age.  At six yrs old, he appeared in his first stage play and directing his first 3-camera video production at age eleven.  Now, he uses these directing and producing skills to help you tell your story through video marketing. He has a MBA from Wharton and has won awards for marketing and sales. He has created marketing campaigns that energize people and is often called the Video-Crazed MBA Marketer. Charlie is also a #1 best-selling author, and get this, was responsible for selling $247,368,657.97 in product and was named the Top Salesman in the Philadelphia area.    ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28033.mp3 Christian Birk  - Co-Founder of Endomondo, Advisor and Angel Investor [caption id="attachment_11910" align="alignright" width="149"] Christian Birk[/caption] Christian Birk is an European entrepreneur and founder of Endomondo,  one the world’s largest online social sports and fitness communities. He served as CEO and raised $7 million from private and venture capital investors and was able to sell the business to Under Armour. He was responsible for executing and managing strategic alliances with globally their elite corporate partners. Endomondo was voted the “Best Sports, Leisure or Health Start-Up” by TechCrunch Europe in 2011 and was one of the “Editors Choice” on Google Play. It won the Microsoft Health Users Group Innovation Award in 2012. Christian won the Ernst & Young Start-Up Entrepreneur of 2011 and the Europas 2011 Award for “Best Sport, Leisure or Health Startup.”   Eric Greithens - Founder of Mission Continues, Navy Seal and Author of Resilience: Hard-Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life [caption id="attachment_11953" align="alignright" width="194"] Eric Greitens[/caption] Eric Greithens is a Rhodes and a Truman Scholar, and earned a Ph.D. from University of Oxford. His doctoral thesis investigated how international humanitarian groups can best serve war-affected children. Eric was a United States Navy Seal officer and deployed to Afghanistan, Southeast Asia, the Horn of Africa, and Iraq. Eric was appointed by President Bush to serve as a White House Fellow, and the Association of the United States Navy named him the Navy Reserve Junior Line Officer of the Year. He was awarded the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, the Navy Achievement Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal, the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Purple Heart, and the Bronze Star. He donated his combat pay to found The Mission Continues, a national nonprofit organization that challenges veterans to serve in communities across America. People Magazine named Eric an “All-Star Among Us,” and the National Conference on Citizenship named him its “Citizen Soldier of the Year.” In 2014, Fortune magazine recognized him as one of 50 greatest leaders in the world. His work has been covered by Fox News, NBC Nightly News, CNN, CBS, ABC, NPR, the TODAY Show, The Colbert Report, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.    ...