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Hosted by Shelagh Cummins, the Road to Seven podcast guides and supports entrepreneurs on their road to seven figures and beyond. Featuring interviews with inspirational women entrepreneurs who have created their own seven-figure businesses. To learn more visit shelaghcummins.com.

Hosted by Shelagh Cummins, the Road to Seven podcast guides and supports entrepreneurs on their road to seven figures and beyond. Featuring interviews with inspirational women entrepreneurs who have created their own seven-figure businesses. To learn more visit shelaghcummins.com.
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Hosted by Shelagh Cummins, the Road to Seven podcast guides and supports entrepreneurs on their road to seven figures and beyond. Featuring interviews with inspirational women entrepreneurs who have created their own seven-figure businesses. To learn more visit shelaghcummins.com.

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English


Episodes

How to Pivot Your Business and Meet Changing Demands with Traci Costa

11/5/2019
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This week on the Road to Seven, I'm interviewing Tracy Costa, CEO and founder of Peekaboo Beans, a Canadian children's clothing company. In this episode, we learn about all the crucial pivot points that Traci made to keep up with the changing demands on her business. Tune in to learn how to become more nimble in a changing digital landscape, transform your employees into passionate ambassadors and overcome those obstacles in your road to seven figures.

Duration:00:30:17

Power of People in Business Growth with Jennifer Ego

10/22/2019
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“Your vocation in life is where your greatest joy and passion meets the world's greatest needs.” - Unknown In this episode, we’re chatting with Jennifer Ego from Pawsitively Pets Kids Camp and she completely embodies someone who matched a passion with a need in the world to create an incredibly successful business. Tune in as we talk a little bit about her road to seven figures and beyond, what those pivotal moments were and how she handled making really brave and bold decisions- usually...

Duration:00:31:33

How to build a thriving self-managing agency with Tamika Auwai

10/2/2019
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No matter where you are on your road to seven, there will always be parts of your business that you absolutely love and others that you don’t - we just need to figure out how to make it work. In this episode, we’re talking to Tamika Auwai, CEO of Orisha Creative, about her journey from being a solopreneur to building and leading a thriving agency. Tune in to learn about how you can build a self-managing agency and play within your genius.

Duration:00:30:27

Mastering the Balance Between Your Personal and Professional Priorities

9/17/2019
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It’s September again - the kids have gone back to school and while many of us are readjusting back to our normal work schedules while mentally reliving our summer vacation (or lack of one if you solely worked the whole time), I’m also looking back at my summer as probably the best one ever. Why? Because for the first time ever, I had a clear divide between work and play - something that you too can achieve!

Duration:00:17:17

Growing Your Team using the Flexibly Connected Business Model with Susan Diaz

8/14/2019
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In every business what starts off as an idea often turns into a part-time gig - which hopefully grows into a successful company. In this episode, we’re challenging the way you think about your business growth thought process with Susan Diaz, CEO and Founder of C+P Digital. Tune in to learn about Susan’s Flexibly-Committed business model and how your business can grow today!

Duration:00:27:33

The Most Dreaded Word in Entrepreneurial Circles

7/31/2019
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This may be a trigger for some, that even the bravest of entrepreneurs squirm and wiggle their feed with discomfort. In this episode, we’re talking about all about patience. Tune in to learn how you can become more patient with yourself and your business so that you can launch, grow and scale your business to seven-figures and beyond.

Duration:00:10:21

Transforming your side-hustle into a seven-figure career with Tasha Booth

7/17/2019
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With a changing work environment, new skillsets and the need to outsource are increasing in demand. You may find yourself in possession of skills and gifts that others need - so you decide to freelance part-time. At what point do we decide whether this should remain a part-time gig or transform it into a full-time career? In this episode, we speak with Tasha Booth, podcaster mentor and CEO of The Launch Guild, about her journey from creating a part-side side-hustle to evolving it into a...

Duration:00:13:09

Letting Go To Grow Your Business with Lydia DiFrancesco

7/3/2019
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Sometimes, you just feel like quitting. A year and a half ago, Lydia DiFrancesco almost did. The CEO and wellness consultant at Fit + Healthy 365 was feeling overworked, exhausted and unsuccessful at achieving the goals she set for herself. Sound familiar to you too? Tune in as Lydia teaches us how to grow your business while putting yourself first.

Duration:00:19:14

Five Steps to Set Yourself Up for Summer Success

6/19/2019
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Summer is fast approaching - which is sure to affect your business! With the kids around, beautiful weather and vacations underway, it can be tempting to put everything on hold. In this episode, I share with you my easy five steps to set yourself up for summer success. The best part? You can still enjoy a great summer while you keep your business running. All you need to do is implement these steps today!

Duration:00:17:12

Overcoming the Barriers to Business Growth

6/5/2019
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Running your own business isn’t easy - but what is the biggest barrier stalling our ability to grow? Truth is, it’s you. In this episode, I help you refocus on your mindset, identify seven barriers and how to overcome each one. Tune in to understand what’s keeping you from making power moves and start taking action for better results!

Duration:00:25:45

How to Build Your Resilience Shield

6/5/2019
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Running a business can often feel like a rollercoaster. There are ups and downs, and then there are moments where you feel overwhelmed and on the brink of motion sickness. In this episode, I help you build up your resilience so that you can weather the challenging aspects of being an entrepreneur. Tune in as I discuss five strategies that you can implement today!

Duration:00:20:00

009: How to Amplify Changemakers with Melissa Durrell

11/8/2018
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What is your company’s story? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Melissa Durrell, the president of Durrell Communications public relations agency. For nearly 20 years she worked as an award-winning journalist before founding her own start-up company. She tells her client’s amazing stories by using insider knowledge to gain local and international exposure. Today we’re talking about the role activism can play when you grow your business and how Melissa has grown...

Duration:00:30:14

008: Working Through the Success Hangover with Kelsey Ramsden

10/31/2018
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What happens after you reach your big, hairy, audacious goal? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Kelsey Ramsden, author of Success Hangover. Described as “the 50 million dollar women” by Forbes magazine, Kelsey is known as a master builder of ideas, companies and sky’s-the-limit futures. Twice named the Canada female entrepreneur, she has founded and scaled businesses in industries as diverse as construction and kids toys. Today we’re talking about what...

Duration:00:45:19

007: Sticking to the Plan with Susan Pierce Thompson

10/2/2018
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How do you create space to pursue your business goals when you have no time? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Susan Pierce Thompson, an expert in the psychology of eating and an adjunct associate professor of brain and cognitive sciences at the University of Rochester. Author of Bright Line Eating, Susan is also the founder of Bright Line Eating solutions—a company dedicated to helping people achieve the health and vibrancy that accompany permanent weight...

Duration:00:29:25

006: Finishing Your Book with Melanie Votaw

9/25/2018
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Do you have a book in you? No more procrastinating! On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Melanie Votaw, an author, ghost writer, editor and book coach. She has written 10 books under her own name and ghost written 23 non-fiction books. Melanie has developmentally edited more than 50 books that have won 32 awards and her work has appeared on New York Times Best Sellers lists. In her group coaching programs she guides aspiring authors through to the completion of...

Duration:00:27:37

005: Charting Your Own Course in Business with Rona Birenbaum

9/18/2018
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Are you wondering how to best use your time in order to grow your business? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Rona Birenbaum from Caring for Clients. Rona has worked for over 25 years in financial services within the credit union, full-service brokerage and independent financial planning industries. Over the years she has developed a strong team of seven financial professionals offering outstanding value to their diverse clientele. Today we’re talking about...

Duration:00:28:31

004: Reach Your Potential by Giving Yourself a Break with Rachael O’Meara

9/11/2018
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Is it time to pause and align your business with what matters to you? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Rachael O’Meara, a transformational leadership and executive coach who supports others as they seek to fulfil their potential. She’s a sales executive at Google and author of Pause: Harnessing the Life-Changing Power of Giving Yourself a Break. Rachael says a pause is an intentional shift in behaviour that helps you lead a more meaningful and satisfying...

Duration:00:23:04

003: How to Grow a Business through Acquisition with Shelley True

9/4/2018
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What can I do today to serve my clients? What can I do today to serve my team? On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Shelley True, the president of TRUEdotDESIGN. Shelley and her award-winning agency provide strategic marketing, design, branding and social media for companies within the architectural, engineering, property development and construction sectors. A trail-blazer in Ottawa’s business community, Shelley took the bold step of acquiring the award-winning...

Duration:00:24:09

002: Why Giving Back Makes Good Business Sense with Jody Steinhauer

9/4/2018
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Work hard and love what you do and the money will come. On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Jody Steinhauer, the president and CBO—Chief Bargains Officer—of The Bargains Group. Jody has mobilized her award-winning discount wholesale and promotional products company to revolutionize the business landscape. Jody uses her network of resources and leveraged buying power to aid every company and not-for-profit agency that she touches to maximize their buying...

Duration:00:39:30

001: How to Build a Seven-Figure Business in a Partnership with Julie Cole

9/3/2018
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Partnerships in business are tricky and don’t always result in success. On today’s episode of The Road to Seven podcast I’m speaking with Julie Cole, a recovered lawyer, mom of six and co-founder of Mable’s Labels. She has helped bring the company to a worldwide market, gain media recognition and win countless entrepreneur awards. Today Julie and I talk about growing a business—which ended up being sold for millions of dollars—and how she built it in a partnership. Takeaways from this...

Duration:00:19:49