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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

Sad vs. Hopeful – Fruits of Leadership in the Big Apple – with Eric Anton – [Ep. 138]

9/21/2022
There has recently been a great migration of citizens from states like New York, California, and Illinois, to states like Florida, South Dakota, Texas, and Tennessee. Why? How might this trend affect you? Eric Anton is a highly respected commercial real estate broker who has seen the rise and fall of New York City over many years. He and Linda discuss examples of economic policies and leadership styles that have brought sadness or hope for citizens, and he provides suggestions for making a...

Duration:00:22:21

No New Taxes! The Pledge of Prosperity – with Grover Norquist – [Ep. 137]

9/13/2022
Taxes! We all dread the thought of taxes, and even more so when we see government recklessly using our hard-earned dollars to fund efforts that undermine personal freedoms and national prosperity, security, and sovereignty. What tax policies encourage growth, innovation, and human flourishing? What policies help businesses grow and wages increase? How can elected officials be held accountable to taxpayers and not to special interest agendas? Linda discusses all this and more with Grover...

Duration:00:35:44

Become Informed, Involved, and Impactful® - [Ep. 136]

9/9/2022
It is no secret that the freedoms we have taken for granted in America are under attack. What can we do to preserve our liberties? In this episode, Linda shares her vision for creating awareness regarding public policy issues that affect job creation, job security, and the freedom to thrive and prosper. By enhancing communication in the workplace, employers and employees can become more informed about public policy issues that affect their jobs, more involved in their workplace and in their...

Duration:00:11:22

Free Money Is Never Free – Count The Cost – with Joel Griffith - [Ep. 135]

9/2/2022
Things are not always as they seem. Many inflation reduction actions do not reduce inflation; debts are transferred, not forgiven; and free money is never free. How much are you willing to pay for government programs that provide incentives and subsidies designed to achieve political objectives? Would you like to pay debts belonging to others? Policy double-speak easily distracts the taxpayer from truth and the results are devastating to our citizens, economy, national security, and culture....

Duration:00:30:59

Flipping the Switch and the Script – Powering Energy Literacy – with Tom Pyle – [Ep. 134]

8/24/2022
Flip the switch and flip the script. Reliable sources and secure supply chains for food and fuel are necessary for a healthy, well-functioning society. We often take both for granted. Are politicians protecting our best interests as they create energy policies? Are we being told the truth? Higher prices at gas pumps, empty grocery shelves, and soaring inflation remind us not all politicians make wise decisions to benefit constituents. Linda interviews Tom Pyle, President of American Energy...

Duration:00:43:29

A Real American Voice Gives VOICE to Real Americans – with Ed Henry - [Ep. 133]

8/18/2022
Real Americans. Real Voices. Isn’t that what you’d like to hear? Wouldn’t you prefer to skip media spin and hear what’s on the hearts of American citizens across the country? In this episode, Linda interviews well-known journalist and broadcaster, Ed Henry, co-host of American Sunrise on Real America’s Voice television network. With stories gleaned from his research and experience, examples from others who have fought injustice, and healthy doses of faith and humor, Ed shares how we can lift...

Duration:00:44:52

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