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The Ripple Effect Podcast with Steve Harper

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The Ripple Effect podcast delivers an insightful exploration of the power of making a difference in the world by connecting better with those you know or hope to know in the future. Steve Harper gives valuable insight, ideas and strategies that make an immediate impact on your personal and professional life.

The Ripple Effect podcast delivers an insightful exploration of the power of making a difference in the world by connecting better with those you know or hope to know in the future. Steve Harper gives valuable insight, ideas and strategies that make an immediate impact on your personal and professional life.


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The Ripple Effect podcast delivers an insightful exploration of the power of making a difference in the world by connecting better with those you know or hope to know in the future. Steve Harper gives valuable insight, ideas and strategies that make an immediate impact on your personal and professional life.








Lights, Camera and Confidence with the amazing Lynn Smith

"You don't get what you don't ask for!" - Lynn Smith I took a big chance and swung for the fences when I summoned up the courage to ask anchor alum turned entrepreneur, Lynn Smith, to come on The Ripple Effect Podcast. I haven't been that nervous to ask anyone anything since prom. Well, she said YES! To the interview, not prom. I mean had she gone to prom with me then man, who knows where my life would be right now! Seriously, I was so excited and beyond humbled to have this literal rock...


The Ripple of Tracking Wonder with Jeffrey Davis

I had an amazing time interviewing Jeffrey Davis. Jeffrey is the author of 4 books including his latest, Tracking Wonder. A friend of mine put this book on my radar and man am I glad she did. It's amazing. I liked it so much that I read it twice. Jeffrey has a gentle and informed way of communicating and that's why after listening to his narration of the book on Audible, I just knew I had to meet him. I was absolutely thrilled he agreed to come on the podcast. Our conversation flowed so...


Steph Silver Is Creating Ripples

Listen for just a few minutes and you'll be hooked on wanting to know more about this amazing human being called Steph Silver. She is the living embodiment of a Rippler. Check out her amazing agency and her incredible podcast, MVP Business, at Steph Silver is on a mission to enhance as many lives as possible through cultivating meaningful and memorable experiences. Having been a leader in sales, marketing, and brand experience for over 20 years, Steph founded VINE...


Digital Marketing Master Danielle Prahl Makes Dreams Come True

Danielle Prahl is a Digital Marketing Expert, Educator, Author, and Podcast Host. She loves helping entrepreneurs create the lives and businesses of their dreams on their own terms. Specializing in automation, scaling, and the latest industry techniques combined with psychology and strategy - Danielle has helped scale dozens of entrepreneurs into 6 and multi 7 figure business owners in her 10+ years in business. Boring Bragging Stats they Tell you to Care about: Danielle has run hundreds...


Micro-Podcast Episode Creative Connecting

Today's podcast episode is a little shorter, but still important nonetheless. Creative connecting is a skill everyone should master and in this short episode, I explain some ways I have gotten better at it, and possibly how you can too!


Rippling with the incredible Laurie Wagner

SPECIAL NOTE: Check out the 4-Days of Wild Writing with Laurie Wagner event starting July 12th! Here's the link: Laurie Wagner is a writing teacher + coach, author of 7 books, mixed-media artist, fervent collage-maker, mother of two, and one-time amateur racquetball champion. She's the author of Living Happily Ever After: Couples Talk about Long Term Love and Expectations: Women Talk about Becoming a Mother, as well as Holding the Dream –...


Melissa Lombard Just Plain Inspires Me

I was so honored to interview my friend and fellow blogger and true Rippler, Melissa Lombard. Melissa is one of those people that the world needs more of. Her enthusiasm, her smile, and her gentle kindness just make everyone who knows her better spinning in her orbit. Check out and check out all the amazing people she interviewed with her Coffee with Stranger series. Here is Melissa's BIO in her own words! Melissa Lombard Every week, for almost three years, I enjoyed a...


Micro-Episode: Stop Being Lazy! It's Costing You.

Trying something a little bit different. I put out a video on my Youtube channel and decided that the message was just too important to not share with my loyal podcast listeners. I could have just left it alone but that would be a lazy approach, wouldn't it? Some pun intended. Anyway, this is a short episode and if you like these micro-takes as bite-sized episodes please let me know!


Rippling with the Amazing Julie Sands

Julie Sands is one of those people who just simply lights up a room. Her inquisitive mind and the commitment she has to always be learning something new are truly inspiring. She is one of the nicest people you could ever hope to meet and we were so thrilled to have her on the show. Julie will be launching her own podcast very soon called "Underestimated" where she hopes to inspire men and women to understand how gender stereotypes and bias sabotage individual and business success. She was...


Rippling with the Poetry Pharmacy Founder Deborah Alma

Deborah Alma is a UK poet, editor and teacher. She has worked using poetry with people with dementia, in hospice care, with vulnerable women’s groups and with children in schools. From 2012 she was the Emergency Poet offering poetry on prescription from her vintage ambulance. She co-founded the world’s first walk-in Poetry Pharmacy in Shropshire with her partner the poet James Sheard in 2019. A mix of the therapeutic and the theatrical, Deborah offers consultations inside the Poetry Pharmacy...


What To Do If You Lose Your Mojo

What happens when you lose your mojo and how to get it back. Steve shares some of his own personal tips that have helped him. What tips do you have to get yourself back on track when you feel unmotivated, a bit deflated, or defeated?


Rippling with Entrepreneur Krisstina Wise

Krisstina Wise is a real estate mogul, Millionaire Coach, and creator of several multi-million dollar businesses including Goodlife Luxury, The Paperless Agent and most recently, WealthyWellthy. She is also an international speaker and the award-winning author of the Amazon Best-Seller Falling for Money, a romance novel for your bank account. Named one of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders in the country, she has been featured in USA TODAY, as well as by Apple, Contactually and...


The Power of Caregiving with Candice Batts

Candice is one of those people you meet in life that you just know is gonna become your friend. If her infectious personality doesn't hook you, her smile and big heart will. This amazing conversation so gives credence to the power of Rippling and I was so honored to have Candice join me for an amazing chat about caregiving, friendship, and finding how to Ripple in life.


Maxine Clark, Founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop

Maxine Clark is the Founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop®, a teddy-bear themed retail-entertainment experience. In 2004, Build-A-Bear became a public company traded on the NYSE. Today there are over 350 Build-A-Bear Workshop stores worldwide and over 200 million stuffed animals have been sold worldwide. In 2022, Build-A-Bear will celebrate its 25 anniversary.


Micro Sized Ripple Episode on Writing Your Legacy

This topic was too important to not share with our podcast community. It's a quick episode with audio from a recent video I posted on Youtube. Hope you enjoy it! Please subscribe to my Youtube channel -


Rippling with Dr. Tenesha Wards

Dr. Tenesha Wards, Founder and Medical Director of Infinity Wellness Center, supports the top 5% most difficult cases that are often written off by other doctors. She founded The Infinity Way™ program to uncover and correct the root cause of chronic fatigue and other patient symptoms. The Infinity Way™ custom care plans, followed by her whole team, meet the unique needs of individual patients and help them achieve their wellness goals. Dr. Wards established her practice with science-backed,...


Rippling with Design Wizard & Entrepreneur Lynae Wood

Lynae Wood, Interior Designer & Decorator Before Lynae moved into restyling homes, she was a full time TV meteorologist with an interior design habit on the side. That habit turned into an undeniable desire to help people take their spaces from partly lovely to 100% fabulous. Lynae draws on her background in environmental science to create rooms that are calm and beautifully balanced by incorporating colors and textures found in nature. She uses her "decorating magic" to help style...


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Lightbulb to Launched with Lynette Esperanza

Lynette is a sought after speaker & performer, entrepreneur, and a business coach who specializes in helping entrepreneurs go from lightbulb moment to launched in a fraction of the time, so they can skyrocket their sales and create the life and business of their dreams.


Rippling with Sylvia Acevedo - Rocket Scientist, Former CEO of the Girl Scouts & One Incredible Entrepreneur

Todays Episode of The Ripple Effect Podcast is an interview with the amazing Sylvia Acevedo, who shares her experiences with becoming a Entrepreneur. Sylvia is a dear freind of mine, so I hope y'all enjoy this episode!