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Secrets of Grant Funding. How to Raise Capital for Just Causes – Agatha Wright

Show Notes: Agatha Wright is the founder of Fluxus Haus Inc., an organization that focuses on impactful collaborations to break down barriers and support historically marginalized communities and individuals. Agatha's background in art and her commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion have shaped the core values of Fluxus Haus Inc.. The organization works with a diverse and robust artist roster, collaborating partners, and both emerging and established nonprofit organizations. They strive to serve historically divested communities, recognizing the importance of addressing inequities and focusing on those who have been historically overlooked. Fluxus Haus Inc. helps clients overcome barriers to grant funding by providing personalized support, demystifying the grant application process, and emphasizing the importance of documentation and compliance. Agatha shares some common problems faced by organizations and artists seeking grant funding. One major barrier is the lack of access to resources and knowledge required to submit compelling grant applications. Many applicants struggle with technical aspects such as internet access, administrative capabilities, and support documentation. Another challenge is understanding the different platforms and requirements in the grant world. Agatha highlights the importance of building relationships, conducting research, and demystifying the application process. She also emphasizes the need for representation, comprehensive team building, and ongoing assessments to ensure program effectiveness. Agatha's personalized approach, industry knowledge, and dedication to staying current with trends and opportunities set her apart from competitors in the grant writing field. Company site:


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Authenticity- Marketing To Generation Z – in Just 7 Minutes with Emanuel Rose

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:In this episode of "Supercharging Business Success", host Bill Prater interviews Emmanuel Rose, a marketing expert and founder of Strategic e-Marketing, about authentic marketing to Generation Z. Emmanuel shares his experience in helping manufacturing companies achieve business success by bringing them up to speed with modern marketing strategies. He identifies the common problem of these companies having a book of business but not fully allocating marketing dollars, resulting in a gap in their marketing efforts. Emmanuel also highlights the mistakes that companies make when trying to solve this problem internally. He suggests making the CEO the primary influencer to create a week's worth of content to push out to various platforms.Related Links and Resources:Emanuel's Gift to you:Champions 90 Challenge:Use coupon code "Prater" for free workbook (just pay shipping).In the AUTHENTICITY workbook, I review the demographics of Generation Z, explore successful marketing campaigns that were explicitly directed at Generation Z, and dive into developing a market.Summary:Emanuel Rose was born and raised on the West Coast of the United States. He has spent over three decades earning a reputation in cutting-edge marketing. A renowned expert in the field, Emanuel specializes in branding, advertising, and day-to-day operations at his digital agency, Strategic eMarketing. His passion lies in helping companies achieve business success from the bottom to the top. Emanuel’s unique approach to marketing strategies has resulted in countless clients reaching their goals.Emanuel Rose is an accomplished author and marketing expert. He is the author of several books including the Authenticity series which include:In "Authenticity-Marketing to Generation Z", Emanuel dives into the demographics of Generation Z and explores successful marketing campaigns that hit the bullseye with this generation. He guides readers through the process of developing a fully-fledged marketing plan and web presence that will make them a pro at reaching both Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Consumer (B2C) campaigns. With his extensive experience in marketing, Emanuel offers practical insights and actionable strategies for businesses to achieve marketing success in the digital age."The Social Media Edge" is a guide for executives to leverage the social CEO, employee advocacy and social media to boost their brand image. The book covers topics such as understanding the role of employee advocacy, the social CEO phenomenon, building a social media advocacy program for employees, creating content, best practices, measuring success, and success stories. It also provides insights on developing effective content strategies, using paid social ads, internal communications, creating a social media policy, analyzing and optimizing performance, and using video to enhance employee advocacy.“Authentic Marketing in the Age of AI” is a guide for marketers looking to create effective marketing strategies in the era of AI. The book covers topics such as understanding authentic marketing, the impact of AI on marketing, building authentic marketing strategies, engaging customers authentically, measuring the effectiveness of marketing efforts, overcoming challenges, and leveraging AI tools. It provides practical insights and strategies for marketers to stay ahead of the curve and achieve marketing success in the age of AI.


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Why The Triple “U” Syndrome is crippling you! – in Just 7 Minutes with Ken Attard

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:Entrepreneurs, for the most part are, are struggling, suffering, making sacrifices, and typically are stressed out, burnt out, and essentially have no time for anything.Entrepreneurs are going so fast that they're actually missing out on the joy of actually having their business—their original objective.The solution is to schedule quiet time, at least 15 minutes each day, and make a commitment to actually do it.Related Links and Resources:Ken's Gift to you:Free Masterclass Training...“3 Secrets preventing you from adapting and pivoting right now!”Get your's here: Attard is the founder of Mindset Malta. After successfully working with various clients over the span of 15 years, Ken now specializes as a Mindset Consultant specifically helping Frustrated Entrepreneurs to Adapt and Pivot using his proprietary Arc Method allowing them to have more free time, guaranteed.Helping you shift your Mindset to create the results that you desire is without a doubt one of his biggest passions in life. Ken brings to the stage his personal experiences not only as a Mindset Consultant, but also as an Entrepreneur, Father and human being like the rest of this planet. He has a firm belief that life is not meant to be difficult or a continuous struggle, but is meant to be fun and flowing, full of new experiences that are fruitful, abundant and inspiring. His fun and easy-going manner comes through in the way he conveys his message which allows you to feel at ease, be empowered and ultimately get the results you want.Learn more here:


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Scaling to Success, the Journey to Eight Figures – in Just 7 Minutes with Kyle Livingston

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:Growing businesses are typically duct taped and bubble gummed and rubber banded together with a bunch of different softwares.Most common is the business is successful from a revenue perspective, but from a profit perspective, it's not.If you can track just, just high level metrics across these five areas, you're gonna be leaps and bounds above most of your competition.Related Links and Resources:Jerry's Gift to you:CEO Dashboardvisionaryvitals.comSummary:From being left at a yard sale as a 12 week old baby to losing $160k of his own money in a failed company, Kyle knows what failure feels like, tastes like, and smells like. But he did not let his circumstances determine his attitude in life. From the lessons learned, Kyle Livingston has since built three 7 figure brick and mortar companies and helped turn nine companies in the red to be wildly profitable. Now as a Business Consultant and Coach his goal is to help others turn Chaos into Profit.Learn more here:


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Mission To Positively Impact 5 Million People In The Next 5 Years – in Just 7 Minutes with Jerry Macnamara

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:One of the ways in which that you can level up your skills is to borrow those experiences from people who have been there and done thatIt all has to get done, but you don't have to do all the doing. Your job is to resource the doing.Stay curious!Related Links and Resources:Jerry's Gift to you:2023 Strategic Planning - Seed Questions twenty-five years, Jerry's fearlessly positive approach to business led to massive success. He's led five companies in five different industries in B2B and B2C and in both products and services. His companies have been recognized as Franchise 500 (2x), Inc Fastest Growing (2x), Business Journal Fast 50 (3x), and Trend Magazine Best Places to Work. Individually, he has been selected as Business Journal's Ultimate CEO and Business Journal's 40 under 40. Jerry runs Proven Chaos - a company driven to help CEOs create compelling companies that outperform… and still make it home for dinner. Jerry's mission: positively impact 5MM people in 5 years through better business.Jerry is an award-winning CEO who advises high-growth leadership teams.Jerry is passionate about using leadership as a force for good. He is on a mission to positively impact 5MM people in the next 5 years through better business.Learn more here:


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Mindful Leadership- Leading from the Inside Out – in Just 7 Minutes with Nancy Boudrie

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:If we could actually learn how to manage our stress levels, And actually harness the power that stress is not necessarily a bad thing.Notice how your body speaks to you mentally, emotionally, and physically. All three components are speaking. Are you listening?Anytime you feel mentally, emotionally, or physically a sense of overwhelm use Nancy's STOP tool.Related Links and Resources:Nancy's Gift to you:Her famous Mindful Pause Meditation MP3.Get your very own copy by simply asking for it yourself:nancy@awakenwithlight.comSummary:For 35 years, Nancy has helped Business Owners and Corporations peak perform and create exponential success. Whether setting up safety programs in the transportation industry or creating multi-million-dollar independent insurance agencies, one of which was her own, Nancy has been assisting business professionals and organizations in creating seven-figure success. Most recently, for the last 15 plus years, Nancy found her true passion and purpose in coaching company leaders and employees to manage high levels of stress and navigate the unprecedented challenges facing today’s organizations. She uniquely blends her entrepreneurial business knowledge with her training in mindset skills such as Mindful Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Naropa University’s Mindful Leadership Training. Nancy teaches business professionals to be creative, innovative, and resilient during challenges to create a life of design, not one of default. Furthermore, she assists organizations in increasing morale, profitability and reducing workman’s comp claims and absenteeism by implementing programs that support employee engagement by improving mental and emotional mindset. Learn more here:


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How Knowing What You Believe In Makes a Difference in Your Marketing – in Just 7 Minutes with Patricia Altvater

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:What, what am I gonna do about the people that are relying on me to help them make their own livelihood?You have to be really clear about your ideal client.You have to know what you believe in, so then you can design and execute your plan.Related Links and Resources:Pat's Gift to you:Free Planning Guide: Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Plan Your Company’s MarketingFor 90 Days or More.Get your very own copy here: Altvater is the owner of AFP Marketing and the publisher of Soar to Success Magazine.She’s an accomplished entrepreneur that left corporate America over 20 years ago and hasn’t looked backHer first foray into business ownership started when she became a franchisee. She and a partner owned 10 locations of the fitness franchise, Curves for Women from 2002 until 2009. It ended badly; however, it was a great learning experience.In 2010, she started AFP Marketing on a shoestring and has built it up into a full-service marketing agency. As a Marketing Strategist she works with successful business owners and professionals to create and implement a business acceleration roadmap that positions them to achieve the sales growth they desire.She is a member of NAWBO, the National Association of Women Business Owners, and over the past nine years have served on the Board of the Cleveland Chapter as Director of Marketing, Director of Programming, President and Past President.Learn more here:


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Strategies that Build and Scale Impact – in Just 7 Minutes with Beate Chelette

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:In order to scale impact, in order to grow authority, you have to start to make yourself more and more obsoleteThere is a relationship that she calls the "slave relationship" to your business where you are the slave.Without the appropriate mindset to make sure that you actually know that you are about to do something that changes the way you do things, nothing can happen.Related Links and Resources:Beatte's Gift to you:Her proprietary "Growth Blocker Quiz" where you will discover what is holding you back and what to do about it.Get your very own here: www.growthblockerquiz.comSummary:Beate’s entrepreneurial journey is a crazy transition from being a broke single mom and immigrant who was $135,000 in debt, to cracking the code and then selling her business to Bill Gates for millions.She helps consultants, coaches, and service providers who want to grow their authority so that they can scale their impact. I help them to design the framework, strategy, and the system to streamline operations and workflows.She is passionate about building structure for overwhelmed and frustrated business owners who can’t squeeze any more time out of their busy days.In so many words – she doesn’t sell the dream, she provides the strategy.Learn more here:


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How to prevent no-shows on sales calls – in Just 7 Minutes with Jonathan Zacks

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:They either realize that no-show is costing them a lot of time and money, or it's just annoying.You must figure out at what point is closest to your appointment time that will give you enough time to fill an opening.Everyone has a limited amount of time, meaning a no-show costs you twice—no revenue AND no time to replace it.Related Links and Resources:Jonathan's Gift to you:Our free guide will teach you the 5 critical strategies to make no-shows a thing of the past.Get your very own here: is on a mission to decimate no-show appointments. After running an appointment-based business for a decade, he co-founded GoReminders, which increases business revenue and cuts wasted staff time with automated appointment reminders & online booking. At GoReminders, Jonathan heads up Growth & Marketing and loves helping small businesses with automation and communication.Learn more here:


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Becoming a Well-Paid Expert – in Just 7 Minutes with Kathleen Celmins

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:The problem becomes you end up being time capped and income capped.If you're anything like the people that I work with, you don't test your idea before you finish it.Look at your existing systems and see where they could, where you could teach somebody else—convert that to a product.Related Links and Resources:Kathleens's Gift to you:A special collection of $100,000 Case StudiesGet yours here: is a desert-dwelling yogi who helps agency owners and service providers uncover a $100,000 revenue stream without having to create anything new. Every business owner who has been working for at least a few years has $100,000 just sitting in their digital files, collecting digital dust. She works with them to uncover those income streams, leverage their expertise, and package it properly.Learn more here: ​


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How to Connect with Success – in Just 7 Minutes with Laura Templeton

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:The surface level problem is being able to communicate effectively who they are and who they serve.Number one, understand who your I ideal client is. Number two, how do you serve them?You need to develop a clear and concise 30 second message that diferentiates you from everyone else.Related Links and Resources:Laura's Gift to you:A special report on "Brand Messages That Convert"Get yours here: Speaker, Best-selling Author of 30 Second Success: ditch the pitch and start connecting!, and Communications Consultant. Know as the Chief Instigator at 30 Second Success, she works with inspiring business owners and professionals who understand the power of connecting and want to make the most of their networking with an impactful message that leads to deeper conversations and more opportunities.Laura inspires audiences around the world to dig deep and find the words that define who they are and how they serve others. Helping business owners and professionals “ditch the pitch and start connecting” is her passion and her mission.Learn more here:


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How to Bulletproof your Business Even During Tough Times – in Just 7 Minutes with Patty Dominguez

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:If you say to me, I'm a "health coach" or similar, you literally just commoditized what you do. All things considered people are going to make their decisions based on price.When you emulate what other people are doing, you're only ever gonna be the second best version of that person.You need to stand out. So, ask 20 to 30 people "when you hear my name, what do you think about?"Related Links and Resources:Patty's Gift to you:Discover your “Positioning to Profit” Potential with this quiz and supporting reportGet yours here:http://positioningquiz.comSummary:Patty Dominguez is the founder of Positioning to Profit. She helps service-based women entrepreneurs establish their Category of One status making their competition irrelevant. She also hosts a thriving community of female entrepreneurs over in Prolific Cafe. She and the Mavens, as they are affectionately known, focus on creating a collaborative network to help build each other’s businesses. Learn more here:


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Learn how to nurture and grow your LinkedIn money tree – in Just 7 Minutes with Karen Yankovich

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:They know that they have a lot of expertise, years and years of expertise often, but they feel like they don't have the experience because maybe they're a new consultant or a new coach.Nobody really cares about you. They care what you can do for them.Look into your existing network. Reach out to five people this week. Just reconnect with five people that you maybe worked with in the past.Related Links and Resources:Karen's Gift to you:Free Masterclass: You'll get some tips as to how to kind of shift the way you look at LinkedIn, stop thinking about it as a resume, start thinking about it as the first impression people get when they Google Yankovich is the CEO of Uplevel Media, LLC. Having “been there and done that” in the arena of losing (and then re-finding) a focused approach to business and life, Karen now offers coaching and consulting for entrepreneurs. Her unique specialty blends her “get it done” attitude with a passion for soulful living in her personal services and online workshops.Host of the Good Girls Get Rich Podcast and LinkedIn Evangelist, Karen guides entrepreneurs to creating wealth by combining smart business practices with simple proven systems that develop and maintain strong customer relationships. She offers results-oriented and expert LinkedIn Marketing strategies that position her clients to bring in instant results. Karen’s background includes over twenty years in the fields of information technology, marketing, and customer relationships, making social media her ideal niche.Learn more here:


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How to Evaluate Your Brand Design Ecosystem – in Just 7 Minutes with Philip VanDusen

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:With the right approach, small and medium sized businesses can make use of the same sort of intellectual rigor that makes big businesses super strong brands.Lots of companies don't really go about their branding in a very thoughtful wayYour brand needs to communicate the three R's, which is being recognized, being remembered, and being revered.Related Links and Resources:Phillip's Gift to you:9 Brand Design Elements You Absolutely Positively NeedURL: VanDusen, is a creative entrepreneur and owner of Verhaal Brand Design a branding agency based in New Jersey, USA. As a thought leader, Philip shares his expertise in marketing, design and entrepreneurship on YouTube to his 255k subscribers, in his Brand•Muse newsletter, on the Brand Design Masters podcast and in his Brand Design Masters Facebook community.In his career, Philip has lead creative teams on both the client-side and agency-sides of the street— serving as VP of Design for PepsiCo and Old Navy and Executive Creative Director at the iconic branding firm Landor Associates. Past clients include a host of the Fortune 100.Learn more here:


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Maximum Engagement for Maximum Results with Your Webinars – in Just 7 Minutes with Johnny Beirne

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:Over 60% of people don't stay to the end of a of a webinar.If you're sharing your slides the traditional way it typically means, Death by Powerpoint.If a picture is a thousand words, then a video must be worth tens of thousands. Use B-roll video clips in your next presentation.Related Links and Resources:Johnny's Gift to you:A guide called Presentation Transformation, and it'll walk you through the hardware, the software, the setup in about 10 to 12 pages.Get it right here: A popup window will appear for you.Summary:Johnny Beirne helps world-class experts to stand out on screen so that they deliver with maximum engagement with minimum effort and can 3x their webinar conversion.Learn more here:


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How to Achieve Constant Growth with Resilient Leadership and High-Performance Teams – in Just 7 Minutes with Sebastian Schieke

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:You have to transition from the expert to a manager, and then ultimately transition to an entrepreneurial business owner.Think about what can you do to eliminate yourself from this business.Most of the time we are the chokehold of the business because we can not let go.Related Links and Resources:Sabastian's Gift to you:Valuable Free Resource (VFR): Schieke is an Entrepreneur, CEO Mentor+Coach, Business Angel, and Investor. He founded, ran, and grew multiple 7-figure companies. He invests in Startups, mentor and coach CEOs, and help them to move their teams forward. He has also gone through challenging times. He knows what it takes and how to get there, taught by business and life and not only through seminars and books.Learn more here:


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How being purpose-driven expands your business opportunity – in Just 7 Minutes with Catherine McCourt

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:The problem is that individuals are doing things in their life, but they're not feeling fulfilled in a business aspect.How people stand in their own way and are not able to think outside the box.Ask yourself what is really driving you and if your prospects want that.Related Links and Resources:Catherine's Gifts to you:FREE guides: Personal Growth: Coaching & Consulting: Summary:Catherine is the Founder of Fearless Future Inc., a Transformational Life & Business Coach and hosts the Podcast: Fearless Future w/Catherine McCourt.Her programs empower individuals, entrepreneurs, and businesses to think differently, discover and lead with purpose to prosper. Through her own soul journey and a successful 20-year career in business, Catherine has honed her skills in helping her clients succeed on a path for change and set the foundation to thrive. Learn more here:​


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How Host-Read Ads Can Elevate Your Brand – in Just 7 Minutes with Lisa Laporte

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:It's really about focusing on the client and going through their process to find what they're really looking for and how they really wanna grow.You need to do is understand who you wanna reach, what industries you wanna reach, the size of the industry you wanna reach.The podcasting world's kind of still the Wild West, so I always recommend people should do a little homework first.Related Links and Resources:Lisa's Gift to you:A collection of podcast ad reads to give you an idea about what you can do. Laporte has worked a number of executive positions in a range of organizations with a focus on startups for over thirty years. She has developed skills in growing companies, building successful and diverse teams, and establishing strong and profitable partnerships through company growth and income production during the course of her career.Laporte started her own consulting firm in her 30s, handling a variety of C-level jobs for them. She eventually decided that she wanted to pursue a different professional path, which led her to, a Podcast Network that features the #1 ranked technology podcast This Week in Tech, along with other top-ranked online shows.Learn more here: https: //


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The Spirit Of The Puppy – in Just 7 Minutes with Jason Skeesick

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:You started this company to make an impact, but you're starting to feel a little bit like your passion is turned into a prison.Take a two hour walk and just think about your business strategy.Your passion made you start your business, but it will not be the tool to scale it to size.Related Links and Resources:Jaxon's Gift to you:A membership in his upcoming "The Goal Setting Process Of Dynasties".https://www.spearandclover.comSummary:Jason Skeesick is a US Army veteran, coach, and an entrepreneurial evangelist. He is a father, husband, fighter, and carrier of heavy things.His company Spear and Clover helps businesses with good leaders, talented teams, and strong playbooks go from perennial contenders to championship dynasties.You can find Jason hosting the weekly Spear and Clover Podcast available on Youtube and across all audio platforms.Learn more here:


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How to Scale & Automate Stronger Relationships with Your Clients – in Just 7 Minutes with Rick Elmore

What You’ll Learn From This Episode:The average person re receives over 4,000 notifications on their phone every single month, over 134 emails a day.So when somebody receives a handwritten note, it's like a surprise, it's a delight.A simple 5% improvement on your retention rate can increase your year over year revenue by 25 to 95%.Related Links and Resources:Rick's Gift to you:Actually, he is giving two of them.First, you get to send out your first handwritten note to anyone for free.Second, he will get, via mail, a beautiful same pack with many examples to help you decide what you would like to send.You can get these right here: Elmore is an entrepreneur, sales and marketing expert. As the Founder and CEO of Simply Noted, Rick developed a proprietary technology that puts real pen and ink to paper to scale handwritten communication, helping businesses of all industries scale this unique marketing platform to stand out from their competition and build meaningful relationships with clients, customers, and employees.Founded in 2018 and based in Tempe, Arizona, Simply Noted has grown into a thriving company with clients of various sizes across the country including in hospitality, real estate, insurance, nonprofit, franchise, B2B, and others. Rick has served as the company’s CEO since its founding, for more than three years, and has over a decade of sales and marketing industry experience.“I help businesses of all industries to stand out from their competition & build meaningful relationships by using unique marketing platform”Learn more here: