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Smart Man…Smarter Woman is a podcast for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. The co-hosts, Juliet Aurora and Steve Loates are business partners, authors, speakers and business owners. They are also husband and wife which makes for a very interesting dynamic in each show. 🙂 Most episodes will feature a guest speaker who will share insights and learnings from their own journey as an entrepreneur. All small business-related topics will be on the table from marketing, leadership, strategic planning, hiring and building a winning team, training your team, changing your own role as your business grows, learning to delegate, financial management, sales, managing work-life balance, cash flow, customer service, customer retention, productivity, finding new customers, etc. You name it, it is likely to be discussed. Juliet and Steve will also share insights of their own entrepreneurial journey where they went from seriously considering closing their business to a few short years later being selected from over 1000 firms in their industry from around the world and being crowned the global "Firm of the Future" winners by Intuit (makers of QuickBooks).

Smart Man…Smarter Woman is a podcast for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. The co-hosts, Juliet Aurora and Steve Loates are business partners, authors, speakers and business owners. They are also husband and wife which makes for a very interesting dynamic in each show. 🙂 Most episodes will feature a guest speaker who will share insights and learnings from their own journey as an entrepreneur. All small business-related topics will be on the table from marketing, leadership, strategic planning, hiring and building a winning team, training your team, changing your own role as your business grows, learning to delegate, financial management, sales, managing work-life balance, cash flow, customer service, customer retention, productivity, finding new customers, etc. You name it, it is likely to be discussed. Juliet and Steve will also share insights of their own entrepreneurial journey where they went from seriously considering closing their business to a few short years later being selected from over 1000 firms in their industry from around the world and being crowned the global "Firm of the Future" winners by Intuit (makers of QuickBooks).

Location:

Canada

Description:

Smart Man…Smarter Woman is a podcast for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. The co-hosts, Juliet Aurora and Steve Loates are business partners, authors, speakers and business owners. They are also husband and wife which makes for a very interesting dynamic in each show. 🙂 Most episodes will feature a guest speaker who will share insights and learnings from their own journey as an entrepreneur. All small business-related topics will be on the table from marketing, leadership, strategic planning, hiring and building a winning team, training your team, changing your own role as your business grows, learning to delegate, financial management, sales, managing work-life balance, cash flow, customer service, customer retention, productivity, finding new customers, etc. You name it, it is likely to be discussed. Juliet and Steve will also share insights of their own entrepreneurial journey where they went from seriously considering closing their business to a few short years later being selected from over 1000 firms in their industry from around the world and being crowned the global "Firm of the Future" winners by Intuit (makers of QuickBooks).

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 44: Tracy Lamourie - How To Get The World To Hear Your Voice

3/5/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Tracy Lamourie, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Lamourie Media. Tracy is an industry thought leader, international award-winning publicist, and she is a frequent guest on many TV and radio shows, and internationally recognized podcasts. In 2017, her work helped free an innocent man from death row. She has been quoted in multiple international publications on human rights issues, public relations, leadership, entrepreneurship, and empowerment,...

Duration:00:49:53

Episode 43: Matt Rouse - The Secret To Helping Your Customers

2/26/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Matt Rouse, co-founder of Hook SEO, LLC. Matt is the author of Crush SEO, Start Saying Yes, and Flattening the Hamster Wheel. He has also authored over 1000 articles and many training courses, including the Inbox Mastery Email Marketing Masterclass. Matt hosts the Digital Marketing Masters Podcast and has done over 150 episodes. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:51:07

Episode 42: Laurent Notin - How To Be The Best Version Of Yourself

2/19/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Laurent Notin, a business coach on a quest to crack the entrepreneurship code. Laurent is a French national who left France at the age of 23. He then lived in South East Asia for 20 years before settling in Finland in 2019. He has a passion for helping others, and dedicates his time to coaching, training, and mentoring entrepreneurs. He is also a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:51:05

Episode 41: Dylan Ogline - Focus On Essentials And Delete The Rest

2/12/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: “You don’t have to be the best in the world at drilling for oil, but you could probably make a lot of money in that industry if you’re just okay at it.” “Try to keep it condensed. Pick one or two people in a certain subject matter and just follow them.” Our guest is Dylan Ogline, founder of Ogline Digital. At the age of 14, Dylan started his first business. After dropping out of high school, he became a serial entrepreneur, taking on multiple business...

Duration:00:49:59

Episode 40: Shaun Whynacht - Advice From The Doer of Cool Marketing Stuff

2/5/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: “Digital marketing is just using a different means to do that type of marketing.” “Instead of running newspaper ads or radio ads, you’re running Facebook ads.” “Where I see a podcast really beneficial for a business is not as a means to advertise but as a means to share your area of expertise and your knowledge.” Our guest is Shaun Whynacht, Founder and CEO of Blue Cow Marketing. Shaun has over 20 years of experience in digital marketing across both the...

Duration:00:57:20

Episode 39: Vernon Brown - Find Your Happi Place And Change Your Life

1/28/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Vernon Brown, Founder of What’s Your Happi. He is a sought-after keynote speaker, happiness coach, and certified life coach. He started out working as a model and actor in New York, but eventually turned to life coaching in search of fulfilment. In 2013, he Founded What’s Your Happi. Motivated by his own life experiences, Vernon has coached thousands of people, and helped them find and sustain their happiness. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:48:43

Episode 38: Karen Swyszcz - How Being An Entrepreneur Is Like Rock Climbing

1/21/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Karen Swyszcz, Co-Founder of Kaibigan Connection, Founder and blogger at Makin the Bacon, host of The Bacon Bits ‘n’ Bytes Podcast, and author of the best-selling Women’s Health book, Fitness to Freedom. She works part-time as a continuing and professional studies instructor, teaching blogging and social media strategy courses at Sheridan College. She is also the co-author of Lighting The North, a book on diversity and feminism in Canada,...

Duration:00:47:33

Episode 37: David Peck - Be The Pebble, Create The Ripples, Effect The Change

1/14/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is David Peck, Founder of SoChange. He is a lecturer at the business school at Humber College in Hamilton, Ontario, and contributes regularly to Rabble.ca and TheMindMarket. He is also an accomplished podcaster, with his podcast, Face 2 Face, featuring over 500 episodes. In 2007, David was a co-producer on the educational kids show, Spellz. In 2008, alongside comedian Matthew DiSero, David founded the Mosquitoes Such Tour, which aims to raise...

Duration:00:53:52

Episode 36: Richard Maloney - Activate and Engage Your Team For Success

1/7/2021
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Richard Maloney, Founder and CEO of Quality Mind Global and Engage & Grow. Richard is a serial entrepreneur, internationally sought-after keynote speaker, mental health coach, and mentor. He has authored three books: The Minds of Winning Teams, Engage & Grow, and Injury Free. His method, known as the Maloney Method, has grown into a system of healing that has allowed people to transform their lives through mental training. He has a passion...

Duration:00:35:57

Episode 35: Juliet Aurora and Steve Loates - Reflections and Plans

12/31/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Today, our co-hosts reflect on 2020, and look at the year ahead. 2020 has been more challenging for entrepreneurs than it ever has before, and today Steve and Juliet aim to inspire us to embrace 2021 and let go of 2020. While there is an abundance of negativity, Steve and Juliet take this time to reflect on the positives. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:39:41

Episode 34: Jan Cavelle - The Journey of an Accidental Entrepreneur

12/23/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is author, writer, and speaker, Jan Cavelle. Jan started with a sales business that she ran from under her staircase at home, and through pure determination, she scaled her business to garner great success. She has won numerous awards, represented the UK in Europe as one of the first 50 Female Entrepreneurial Ambassadors, spoken about SME’s on Newsnight, debated at the Cambridge Union, formed part of the Women Influence Community, and has written...

Duration:00:39:52

Episode 33: Marco Robert - Do You Fit the Profile of an Entrepreneur

12/17/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Marco Robert, inspirational speaker, international business consultant, mentor, and outlier entrepreneur. After being laughed out of the bank with his business plan, he was determined to follow his dream; he started on his entrepreneurial journey, and by the time he was 30 years old, he was worth more than 7-figures. Decades of experience in business have allowed him to not only attain his own success, but to help others find their “flame”,...

Duration:00:42:41

Episode 32: Luke Fuller - Lead by Example and Just Go For It

12/10/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Luke Fuller, Co-founder of Ace Sports Clinic. He holds a BSc in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Master’s Degrees in Osteopathy and Physiotherapy, and is an NSCA-certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Luke has a passion for helping others with their health and wellness, which allows them the freedom to do what they want, when they want. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:45:39

Episode 31: John Laurito - How To Be A Great Leader

12/3/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is John Laurito CFP, ChFC, CRPC, CEO of The Laurito Group, Keynote speaker, Leadership expert, Author, and Host of the Tomorrow’s Leader Podcast. John is a highly successful leader, earning a reputation as a “turnaround expert.” His work speaks for itself: he led the Hartford, CT office of Amiprise from it’s ranking of 100 out of 110 up to #1 in the country. He also tripled the size of Concord Wealth Management (the Boston Agency of Penn Mutual...

Duration:00:41:27

Episode 30: Jeff Paikin - Building Your Business One Brick at a Time

11/24/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Jeff Paikin, President and Co-Founder of New Horizon Development Group. Jeff has been widely recognized for his commitment to his community and his philanthropic initiatives; earning him the title of Hamilton Citizen of the Year in 2013. He has also earned several awards from the Hamilton Halton Home Builders’ Association including the National Roof Topper Award, the President’s Award of Merit, and the Paul Wright Memorial Award. Song by Adam...

Duration:00:40:55

Episode 29: Boni & John Wagner-Stafford - How To Build Your Business While Sailing The Ocea

11/19/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Pursuit of Happyness Our guests are Boni and John Wagner-Stafford, co-founders of Ingenium Books, a hybrid publishing company – an alternative to both traditional publishing and self-publishing. After downsizing their lives, and packing up all their belongings, they left Canada with 4 suitcases, their 2 cats, and a guitar. Since then, Boni and John have been running their business while also traveling and living the life they want to live. Song by Adam...

Duration:00:42:36

Episode 28: Salma Burney - How To Work Off The Grid And Love It

11/12/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Salma Burney, Virtual Assistant, Computer Instructor, Social Media Coach, and founder of Virtual Girl Friday. While VAs in general have only recently become more widely recognized, Salma has been working as a VA for the past 16 years, with clients in industries including Business Development, Goods Distribution, Graphic Design, Literature, Nutrition, and Industrial Safety, to name a few. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:38:07

Episode 27: Nicole Santer - How To Pivot Your Business In A Pandemic

11/6/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guest is Nicole Santer, Founder of EventBuzz360. Since 1998, she has built up an impressive portfolio, having worked with many large companies such as Amazon and LinkedIn. EventBuzz360 has become known as the world’s most powerful search engine for the events industry and, especially during the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic, Nicole hopes to expand it to serve as a platform to connect businesses and individuals in the industry. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:52:48

Episode 26: Mike and Gaby Grinberg - Partners Mixing Business with Pleasure

10/30/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guests are husband and wife business owners, Mike and Gaby Grinberg. They are the co-owners of Proofpoint Marketing, and co-hosts of the Mixing Business with Pleasure podcast. Their entrepreneurial journey was kickstarted in 2015 when their daughter was born at just 24 weeks, with added medical issues, and simultaneously losing their jobs. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:55:05

Episode 25: Victoria Marshman and Dani Kagan - Embrace Your Weirdness and Go For It

10/15/2020
Gold Nuggets in this Episode: Our guests are Victoria Marshman and Dani Kagan, co-founders of City Moguls, Inc. Their mission is to create unique networking experiences for entrepreneurs to connect, share, learn, and gain support from one another. Song by Adam Vitovsky / CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:42:51