Design Your Life And Business: The Podcast For Leaders
Design Your Life And Business: The Podcast For Leaders is brought to you by BrightMind Consulting Group. In each episode, host Jevon Wooden sits down for meaningful conversations with leaders, experts, and entrepreneurs, giving you the tools to become the architect of not just your business, but your life too.
Elite Leadership Unlocked: Karan Rhodes on Navigating Challenges and Scaling Success
February 20, 2024 • 32 MIN
In this empowering episode of Design Your Life & Business, Jevon Wooden talks with Karan Rhodes, the visionary behind Shockingly Different Leadership. Dive into the secrets behind elite leadership, discover how personal values amplify your leadership journey, and unlock strategies for scaling your business to new heights.
Leading an Extraordinary Life with Terry Tucker, Motivational Speaker and Author
February 13, 2024 • 36 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by motivational speaker and author Terry Tucker. Together they explore how to find your purpose, why you should embrace curiosity, and the importance of being a lifelong learner.
Inclusivity in Leadership: Shelley Zalis on Building Diverse Teams
February 6, 2024 • 30 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Shelley Zalis, the CEO of The Female Quotient. Together, they discuss inclusivity in the workplace, prioritizing gender equality, and the true power of collaboration.
Neurodiversity at Work: Strategies from Betsy Furler for Inclusive Cultures
January 30, 2024 • 38 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Betsy Furler, Founder and CEO of For All Abilities. They discuss Betsy's journey and her mission to advocate for neurodiverse individuals in the workplace. Betsy dives into the misconceptions surrounding neurodiversity and the importance of embracing differences and promoting inclusion. They explore SNaP, the powerful assessment tool developed by For All Abilities, and Betsy shares her insights on integrating neurodiversity into workplace practices.
Authentic Sales Strategies: John Barrows on Building Relationships
January 23, 2024 • 41 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by John Barrows, Founder of JB Sales. Together they explore how to build lasting professional relationships, the importance of values, and why sales is a mindset, not just a profession.
Master Your Voice: Amy Oraefo on Law, Tech & Creative Rights
January 16, 2024 • 40 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Amy Oraefo, Global Entertainment Attorney, Counsel for Artists and Content Creators, Speaker, Adjunct Professor, Owner, and Managing Attorney at Amy Oraefo, P.C. They delve into the dynamic intersection of law, technology, and the creative industries, exploring the evolving landscape of content protection for artists. They cover copyright, trademark, patent, and trade secrets and advise how artists can safeguard their work. Amy shares tips on when to seek legal advice and emphasizes the role of artists in advocating for their rights.
Resilient Leadership: Alana Hill on Navigating Change with Empathy
January 9, 2024 • 36 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Alana Hill, CEO of 2Hill Consulting Services, Change Leadership Expert, and Bestselling Author. Their conversation explores the importance of self-awareness, resilience, and compassion in leading change and designing a fulfilling life and career. Alana shares her journey and insights while emphasizing the value of owning your actions and seeking guidance from mentors. They also touch on emotional intelligence, goal setting, and the evolving role of resilience in the professional world.
Purpose-Driven Hustle: Hayley Dennis on Finding Your Path
January 3, 2024 • 33 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Hayley Dennis, Leadership and Career Coach, to discuss unspoken rules and challenges women of color often face in the corporate landscape, offering practical advice and actionable steps to overcome these hurdles. They delve into the importance of genuine connections in acquiring clients, coaching strategies, building communities, and the significance of staying true to oneself while finding purpose and passion in work.
Future of Marketing: Mendel Cohen on Strategies for Growth
December 27, 2023 • 25 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Mendel Cohen, CEO and Founder at Krafted Digital. They discuss current marketing challenges, highlighting rising advertising costs, decreased attention spans, and the growing importance of trust-building with consumers. They explore effective strategies like Pay-Per-Click (PPC) and influencer marketing while noting a shift from brand to performance marketing. They further touch on AI's role, emphasizing personalized marketing and entrepreneurial resilience in navigating the evolving business landscape.
SEO Mastery: Astrid Kramer's Tactics for Boosting Business Online
December 19, 2023 • 32 MIN
In this exclusive episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Astrid Kramer, an SEO & UX consultant, Information Scientist, CEO and founder of “Get 'Em All” with over 15 years of experience, to discuss the importance of strategic SEO and user experience in business growth for digital entrepreneurs.
AI for Entrepreneurs: Josh Bachynski on Transformative Growth Strategies
December 12, 2023 • 38 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Josh Bachynski, Marketing Consultant, AI Technologist, and TEDx Talker, to discuss the utilization of AI for business growth and scaling, and the importance of keeping up with AI advancements.
Creative Marketing Mastery: Haylee Kalani McDonald's Three-Step Process
December 5, 2023 • 33 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Haylee Kalani McDonald, Founder & Owner of Kalani Consulting. Together, they get into the three-step creative process all marketers should know; how to overcome your fear of creating content; and the importance of strategy before the actual implementation.
Leadership Redefined: Insights from Jeremy Blain on Modern Leadership Skills
November 28, 2023 • 43 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden chats with Jeremy Blain, CEO of Performance Works International. Join them as they explore what it means to be a leader in the twenty-first century; why leaders need to explore other cultures to improve their own; and how AI has changed the face of leadership.
Aligning Purpose and Leadership: Mike Kelly's Blueprint for Success
November 21, 2023 • 36 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Mike Kelly, founder of Kelly Financial Planning and Managing Partner at Right Path Enterprises. Together, they get into the secrets of leadership and the essentials of effectively leading oneself and positively influencing others on the road to success.
Brand Purpose Essentials: Chase Friedman on Crafting Your Brand Identity
November 14, 2023 • 37 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Chase Friedman, Founder & CEO of Vanquish Media Group. Together, they get into why you need a purpose as a brand; how to figure out your purpose; and how not to lose it.
The Power of Branding: Bobby Steinbach's Strategies for Business Growth
November 7, 2023 • 28 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Bobby Steinbach, Founding Partner at MeanPug Digital. Together, they get into why you should focus on growth marketing; the metrics you should read to measure success; and whether traditional or digital media is better.
Decoding Marketing and Sales: Matthew Kimberley's Expert Insights
October 31, 2023 • 41 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Matthew Kimberley, CEO of Book Yourself Solid®. Today, they delve into The difference between marketing and sales; why your mailing list isn’t marketing; and what first time entrepreneurs should focus on.
Leveraging Automation for Success: Shaun Whynacht's Transformational Strategies
October 24, 2023 • 36 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by marketing genius Shaun Whynacht, CEO of Blue Cow Marketing. Together they delve into all things automation: how can it impact your life and work? Can there ever be too much automation? And how can it help with clients and customers?
Beyond the Logo: Angelo Ponzi on Comprehensive Branding Strategies
October 17, 2023 • 49 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden chats with Angelo Ponzi, President & Founder of Craft. Together, they get into the true power data has over a business’ success, and just how all encompassing branding can be (spoilers, it’s not just a logo!)
Profit and Productivity Boost: Dai Smith's Guide to Efficient Business Management
October 10, 2023 • 32 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Dai Smith, Founder and CEO of Simplicity By Day. Join them as they explore business strategies for entrepreneurs to become more organized, productive, and profitable.
Smart Financial Strategies for Entrepreneurs: Advice from Sabrina James
October 3, 2023 • 35 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden speaks with his long-time friend, Sabrina James, Owner of AccounTAXstic. Join them as they delve into the difference between an accountant and a bookkeeper; how to spot a fraudulent accountant; and why you NEED to keep track of all your spending.
SYSTEMology for Success: David Jenyns on Business Growth Through Systemization
September 26, 2023 • 30 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by David Jenyns, Founder and Author of SYSTEMology. Together, they dive deep into the world of business systems, revealing the pivotal role they play in the growth trajectory of a company. David shares his personal entrepreneurial journey, shedding light on the often-overlooked importance of systemization amidst the daily hustle.
Public Speaking Excellence: Sonia Maslovskaya's Techniques for Captivating Audiences
September 19, 2023 • 36 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Sonia Maslovskaya, Founder of SoniaMPower. Together they get to the heart of how to engage in public speaking by focusing on the ‘why?’ of it all, as well as some of the biggest mistakes people make when they start public speaking!
YouTube for Business: Brandon Leibowitz's Guide to Building Your Channel
September 12, 2023 • 34 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden chats with Brandon Leibowitz, Owner of SEO Optimizers. Together, they discuss the importance of keeping up to date with SEO trends; outline some of the key principles in SEO and mobile optimization; and question when you might be ready to start posting ads.
Resilience and Recovery: Fitz Koehler's Inspiring Journey Beyond Cancer
September 5, 2023 • 32 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Fitz Koehler, President of Fitzness. Together they delve into her incredible cancer story and how she pulled through, as well as why fitness is incredibly important for everyone, no matter what you do!
Redefining Sales: Alan Weiss on Building Value-Based Client Relationships
August 29, 2023 • 30 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Alan Weiss, Founder of Summit Consulting Group since 1986, affectionately known as ‘The Million Dollar Consultant’. Together they delve into why your relationship with clients should be based on the value you provide for them, and why you need to help, not sell to them.
Strategic Social Media: Hannah Acosta's Framework for Brand Success
August 22, 2023 • 46 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden chats with Hannah Acosta, the Social Media Manager at Ugly Mug Marketing. Together, they delve into all things social media marketing, from what you should post to understanding who your audience is - she knows it all.
Empowering Teams: Rakia Finley on the Power of Trust and Belief in Leadership
August 15, 2023 • 43 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Rakia Finley, CEO and Founding Partner of Copper & Vine Studio. Together they get into how she manages to balance both her personal and professional goals, as well as the key to building a strong support system.
Brand Identity Deep Dive: Matt Britton on Defining Your Business's True Value
August 8, 2023 • 39 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Matt Britton, Founder & CEO of Suzy. Together they get into what being a brand really means, and why you should always make sure your risks are calculated!
Conquering Burnout: Dr. Kimberly Grocher's Strategies for Wellness in Business
August 1, 2023 • 27 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden chats with Dr Kimberly Grocher, Owner of Life by Design Therapeutic & Coaching Services. Join them as they discuss what burnout looks like for business professionals; how to destress after an intense day; and how to approach mindfulness for the first time.
The Adventurous Entrepreneur: TJ Murphy on Embracing Risk for Innovation
July 25, 2023 • 33 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by TJ Murphy, Owner of Hite Digital Bend! Together, they get into what it means to be an adventurous entrepreneur, and why you need to be able to trust people to get the job done, after all, you can’t do everything yourself!
Inclusive Marketing Insights: Michelle Ngome's Guide to Diversity in Branding
July 18, 2023 • 33 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Michelle Ngome, Fractional Diversity Marketing Consultant at Line 25 Consulting. Together, they delve into the importance of inclusive marketing, highlighting Michell’s five-point framework. They further explore Michelle’s efforts with the African American Marketing Association, as well as how leaders should be approaching neurodiversity in their teams.
Entrepreneurship Means Innovation & Dedication with Raj Goodman Anand, Founder of Goodman Lantern
July 11, 2023 • 35 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Raj Goodman Anand, the Founder of Goodman Lantern. Together, they delve into why all leaders should lead by example, and whether or not AI will ultimately lead to more good or bad things.
Radical Generosity in Business: Bob DePasquale's Vision for Impactful Leadership
July 4, 2023 • 48 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Bob DePasquale, Founder of Initiate Impact. Together, they delve into the concept of radical generosity and his life-changing story that put him in the position he’s in today.
Networking Mastery: Toni Harris Taylor's Strategies for Professional Growth
June 27, 2023 • 49 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Toni Harris Taylor, International Community Leader at Action Global Partners, to discuss why relationships are the key to elevation in networking, what exactly the elevator pitch formula is, and everything else you need to know about mastering the art of networking.
Leveraging Virtual Assistants: Le-An Lai Lacaba's Tips for Scaling Your Business
June 20, 2023 • 31 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Le-An Lai Lacaba, Co-Founder of 2xYou, to discuss her journey from freelancer to CEO, the importance of pursuing your passions, and valuable insights on hiring virtual assistants.
Bootstrapping Success: Kosta Panagoulis on Entrepreneurship Without Investors
June 13, 2023 • 31 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Kosta Panagoulis, Founder of Jobtable, to discuss why bootstrapped entrepreneurs and founders need to be more celebrated than those that seek investors, as well as why you need to know yourself before you commit to a sales approach.
Accounting Essentials: Wendy Barlin's Guide to Financial Diligence for Businesses
June 6, 2023 • 43 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Wendy Barlin, Owner of Barlin Business Solutions! Together, they embark on a journey wherein they explore the misinformation surrounding taxes and why you should avoid being greedy in accounting.
Targeting Your Audience: Ray Sheehan's Strategies for Consumer Engagement
May 30, 2023 • 47 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Ray Sheehan, Over of Old City Media, to discuss how to find clients without social media (and why it’s more authentic to do so) and why you need to be passionate about what you do!
Holistic SEO Strategies: Joe Balestrino on Integrating SEO Into Your Marketing Mix
May 23, 2023 • 38 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by Joe Balestrino, Head of Digital Marketing at 4PointDigital Inc.. Together they discuss how to utilize SEO in order to rank first on Google, as well as how to know which keywords to use some little unknown SEO tips and tricks!
Athletic Mindset for Business: James Brown on Lessons from Sports to Entrepreneurship
May 16, 2023 • 31 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by James Brown, Former all-American Track Athlete and Hospitality Industry Veteran, to discuss why we need to move away from the transactional side of business and more on the relational side, as well as why you should trust everyone you meet as a customer.
Empowering Entrepreneurial Success: LaTisha Styles on Making the Impossible Possible
May 16, 2023 • 45 MIN
In this episode of Design Your Life & Business - The Leaders Podcast, host Jevon Wooden is joined by LaTisha Styles, Founder and CEO of You’ve Got Clients, to discuss how anyone can achieve their dreams, the benefits of being an introvert in sales, and the value in power statements.
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