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Prosperity 101 Podcast hosted by Linda J Hansen

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As a business owner, do you ever wish your employees understood the economic challenges you face as a job provider? Do you see them pulled towards public policies that will negatively impact your business and their jobs? Through interviews with nationally known thought leaders, policy experts, and small business owners across the country, listeners are encouraged, empowered, and equipped to educate employees on the economic realities of job creation and the benefits and responsibilities of living in a free society. This can lead to increased employee loyalty, engagement, and retention, and to an increase in civic awareness. The podcast series is created and hosted by Linda J. Hansen, an experienced political and business strategist, consultant, coach, author, and speaker. Connecting Boardroom to Breakroom™ and Policy to Paychecks™, the podcast and all Prosperity 101™ materials are designed for business leaders who care about prosperity for their employees, their business, and our country. You will learn something new from each exciting guest and you will be motivated to speak up for the principles that make our nation prosperous. Subscribe today!

As a business owner, do you ever wish your employees understood the economic challenges you face as a job provider? Do you see them pulled towards public policies that will negatively impact your business and their jobs? Through interviews with nationally known thought leaders, policy experts, and small business owners across the country, listeners are encouraged, empowered, and equipped to educate employees on the economic realities of job creation and the benefits and responsibilities of living in a free society. This can lead to increased employee loyalty, engagement, and retention, and to an increase in civic awareness. The podcast series is created and hosted by Linda J. Hansen, an experienced political and business strategist, consultant, coach, author, and speaker. Connecting Boardroom to Breakroom™ and Policy to Paychecks™, the podcast and all Prosperity 101™ materials are designed for business leaders who care about prosperity for their employees, their business, and our country. You will learn something new from each exciting guest and you will be motivated to speak up for the principles that make our nation prosperous. Subscribe today!

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United States

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As a business owner, do you ever wish your employees understood the economic challenges you face as a job provider? Do you see them pulled towards public policies that will negatively impact your business and their jobs? Through interviews with nationally known thought leaders, policy experts, and small business owners across the country, listeners are encouraged, empowered, and equipped to educate employees on the economic realities of job creation and the benefits and responsibilities of living in a free society. This can lead to increased employee loyalty, engagement, and retention, and to an increase in civic awareness. The podcast series is created and hosted by Linda J. Hansen, an experienced political and business strategist, consultant, coach, author, and speaker. Connecting Boardroom to Breakroom™ and Policy to Paychecks™, the podcast and all Prosperity 101™ materials are designed for business leaders who care about prosperity for their employees, their business, and our country. You will learn something new from each exciting guest and you will be motivated to speak up for the principles that make our nation prosperous. Subscribe today!

Language:

English


Episodes

Citizen YOU! – [Ep. 132]

8/10/2022
America is at a crossroads. No matter who you are or where you live or work, your freedoms are at risk due to a blatant disregard for the US Constitution and the rule of law by many of our elected officials at all levels of government. What can we do to return to a country where freedoms are protected for all people, not just those who support certain political agendas? People from all walks of life are waking up to the need for their own personal involvement in government. Now is not the...

Duration:00:14:28

Be Ready America! – with Dran Reese – [Ep. 131]

8/5/2022
Being prepared for unexpected emergencies is important. Floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires threaten safety, especially for the ill or disabled. However, natural disasters are not the only things that can impact health and safety. Elections have consequences and policy matters. Energy shortages, supply chain issues, empty store shelves, and inflationary high prices for food and fuel have caused many people to consider preparedness plans. Linda interviews Dran Reese, Founder of Ready...

Duration:00:41:11

Life is Short - First Things First – [Ep. 130]

8/2/2022
If you are striving to get ahead, build a business, or make an impact on public policy, that’s great. Work is important. But life is short. Few people wish they could spend more time at the office when they are on their deathbed. Many wish they had more time to spend with the people they love. How do we value our work while valuing relationships? How do we keep first things first? In this episode, Linda shares perspectives on setting priorities and using our time and resources for what is...

Duration:00:07:34

Inspire, Transform, Provide - Investing Aligned With Your Values – with Robert Netzly - (Part 2) – [Ep. 129]

7/12/2022
In this episode, Linda continues an informative conversation with Robert Netzly, Founder & CEO of Inspire Advisors, an organization formed to inspire transformation for God’s glory by providing Biblically responsible investments that create meaningful change in the lives of people across the globe. How are your investment dollars spent? Do your funds support your values? Learn how you can track your dollars and discover responsible investment options aligned with your worldview and values....

Duration:00:30:34

Inspire, Transform, Provide - Investing Aligned With Your Values – with Robert Netzly - (Part 1) – [Ep. 128]

7/7/2022
Are you aware of how your investment dollars are spent? Do your funds support your values? What does ESG mean and how does it affect you? ESG, which stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance, may be confusing, especially if you are concerned about responsible financial planning. Robert Netzly, Founder & CEO of Inspire Advisors, discusses with Linda the path that led him to form an organization to inspire transformation for God’s glory by providing Biblically responsible investments...

Duration:00:31:53

Restoring Hope – Building Unity – Preserving the American Dream – with Dr. Carol Swain - [Ep. 127]

6/29/2022
Dr. Carol M. Swain is a product of the American Dream. She is a political scientist, educator, author, speaker, news commentator, entrepreneur, and mother. As a minority woman, she has risen from poor beginnings to achieve remarkable success, all while navigating many challenges. Carol believes America offers hope and equal opportunity for all, and she works to protect life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness for every citizen. In this episode, Linda and Carol discuss the importance...

Duration:00:37:52

It Could Be Your Child – Why We Must Work Towards an UNTRAFFICKED America – with Eric Colton – [Ep. 126]

6/24/2022
While sex trafficking has long been a plague upon society, the increase in the victimization of children through sexual abuse and trafficking has skyrocketed in recent years. The traumatic effects are impacting individuals, families, businesses, communities, and our county. We must not ignore this and hope it will go away. It will not. We must be aware of how to stop it, how to protect young people, and how to bring hope and healing to all parties involved. Eric Colton, Founder and Chairman...

Duration:00:47:44

Solving the Inflation Crisis – Next Election or Next Generation? – with E.J. Antoni - (Part 2) - [Ep. 125]

6/15/2022
Inflation has hit every American household and affects every individual, as well as our national sovereignty and security. Solutions are available, but it will take wise, bold leadership to set our country back on course. Political decisions made with elections in mind are typically not the best long term, but we can improve current economic conditions and pursue prosperity for future generations if we are willing to think like statesmen and make the tough choices that will ensure a...

Duration:00:40:57

Solving the Inflation Crisis – Next Election or Next Generation? – with E.J. Antoni - (Part 1) - [Ep. 124]

6/7/2022
Gas prices are approaching $10.00 a gallon in some areas, grocery costs have nearly doubled, and baby formula is unavailable for most parents in the U.S. The border is wide open, taxpayers provide economic assistance to millions of illegals, and our government has decided to send money overseas, which increases our national debt. Inflation affects every American and undermines our national sovereignty and security. When solving problems, politicians often think of the next election, while...

Duration:00:35:02

Freedom is Never Free [Ep. 123]

5/26/2022
Freedom is never free. Many have given their lives in defense of freedom. We grieve with their loved ones and honor their sacrifice. How can we honor the fallen by fighting for freedom today? We may not all be soldiers in uniform, but we must all step up to fight for truth, justice, our Constitution, and the principles that made this nation great. Our country is at a crossroads. Will we hold true to our Constitution and to the values that made America great, or will we succumb to censorship,...

Duration:00:14:40

Flags of Victory – Boldly Waving Against Opposition – with James Staake (Part 2) – [Ep.122]

5/18/2022
This is Part 2 of a fascinating two-part interview Linda did with James Staake, Owner and COO of Your American Flag Store. James experienced the full force attack of big tech cancel culture, all because he produced various patriotic, custom ordered flags. His social media ads were blocked, his email marketing was paused, his income was frozen, and the reputation of his company was at risk. Learn how he stood firm against the assaults and the steps he is taking to prevent this from happening...

Duration:00:33:15

Flags of Victory – Boldly Waving Against Opposition – with James Staake (Part 1) – [Ep.121]

5/11/2022
How would you react if your ability to reach current or future customers was blocked and your income was unavailable for use because your opinions did not align with a narrative promoted by those in power? This is Part 1 of a fascinating two-part interview Linda did with James Staake, Owner and COO of Your American Flag Store. James experienced the full force attack of big tech cancel culture, all because he produced various patriotic, custom ordered flags. Listen to the story of how this...

Duration:00:37:12

Jockeying to the Music – Adversity and Opportunity – with Terry Woodward - [Ep. 120]

5/4/2022
It may seem to you that the only thing constant in life is change. How can you adapt and thrive in the midst of change, upheaval, or adversity? In this inspirational episode, Linda interviews Terry Woodward, owner of Wax Works, Inc. Terry is a successful business owner, community activist, and philanthropist. He is also the visionary leader behind the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Owensboro, KY. Hear the story of how he adapted to a constantly changing marketplace to achieve...

Duration:00:34:14

Signal vs. Noise – Wisdom vs. Knowledge [Ep. 119]

4/29/2022
A signal can be defined as something that conveys a warning or spurs action, and noise may be defined as a sound or message that interferes with one’s hearing. With so many voices clamoring for attention, how can we sift through the noise to hear – and heed – the signal? How can we discern what is true? Once we gain knowledge to understand the signal, how can we wisely respond? To help make sense of all that is happening in our nation and around the world, Linda suggests three simple steps...

Duration:00:13:11

Change Happens Slowly – Until It Happens All At Once – with Robert Bortins – [Ep. 118]

4/22/2022
Many people are surprised at the perceived swiftness of cultural shifts in our society affecting economic prosperity, national security, and the stability of families and communities. Freedoms we once took for granted hang in the balance. It may seem sudden, but change happens slowly until it happens all at once. Ideologies dominating the upheaval have been permeating our educational system for decades, and results are evident. How can parents and employers turn the tide and promote skills...

Duration:00:27:03

An Immigrant Speaks: Don’t Let America Become the Country I Left Behind – with Soraya Z. –[Ep. 117]

4/18/2022
As the immigration crisis continues, it is important to listen to the voices of immigrants who came here legally. Many have contributed greatly to our society and have worked hard to achieve their American Dream. Soraya Z. is a legal immigrant who is concerned about our open-border policies and the overwhelming surge of illegal immigrants. She lives near the border and shares with Linda her first-hand accounts of the negative effects of illegal immigration. She also expresses her fear of...

Duration:00:28:05

Your Town is Now a Border Town – The Immigration Crisis and The Risk to National Security – with Todd Bensman [Ep. 116]

4/6/2022
America is a beacon of freedom for the world. Strengthened by our diversity, we have welcomed millions who have immigrated in pursuit of their American Dream. However, there is a difference between legal and illegal immigration, and we are currently experiencing an immigration crisis unlike anything in history. Illegal immigrants are flooding our borders in record numbers and are often enjoying taxpayer funded housing, food, transportation, health care, and more. They are rarely vetted...

Duration:00:53:25

The Changing of the Guard - Local Politics and Your Tax Dollars – with Steve Laffey – [Ep. 115]

3/30/2022
Have you ever wondered if your engagement in local politics can make a positive impact? Linda’s guest, Steve Laffey, shares his remarkable story and provides a behind-the-scenes look at corruption in government and the importance of recruiting honest, responsible, servant leaders to be involved in politics. Steve’s story will shock you and will likely inspire you to call your local government leaders to find out how they are spending your tax dollars! Does your community need a changing of...

Duration:00:45:32

Local Involvement = National Impact - with Dan Schultz, Esq. - [Ep. 114]

3/24/2022
You’ve heard it said that all politics is local. Mainstream media tends to focus on national or state politics, but the real drivers of policy are everyday citizens who become involved at local levels. “We The People” are still in charge of our government. As citizens, it is our responsibility to protect our freedom, and we can – and should – do so with more than just our vote. If you are an employer, employee, parent, or student, you can learn how to impact policy through involvement in...

Duration:00:33:50

You May Never Know Your Impact - The Making of a World Leader - with John Fund [Ep. 113]

3/18/2022
Education creates leaders. We can educate leaders who defend tyranny, or we can educate leaders who protect freedom. Whether in the family, school, or workplace, education on basic economics and principles of freedom is essential to the preservation of liberty. Have you ever wondered if your educational efforts are worth your time and resources? Do you wonder if you are having a positive impact? This episode includes behind-the-scenes details of a famous company that boldly taught employees...

Duration:00:26:09