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075 - Local Networking and Advertising on Craig's List with Gerber Consultants' Thomas Gerber

In today’s time, having an attractive and functional website is very important. Most people would check on a company’s website before looking into the services being offered by the company. Having a great website simply means giving the right first impression to potential clients. Gerber Consultants help businesses improve their websites through a number of ways, mainly to help them build more organic traffic to their website, either for leads or for ecommerce. After that has been...


074 - What Music Does for Your Advertising with Cassus Media's Paul Cassarly

Everything in this world change as time passes. The marketing strategy 5 days before may not be the same with what the current marketing strategy is. There are several things in this world that evolves and changes rapidly, and dealing with how to market things is one of those many things. Cassus Media provides digital marketing solutions to businesses in the United States and Europe, using a “360° marketing strategy”. The method behind this is a structured series of tasks that must be set...


073 - K-8 STEAM Design Programs With Marshmallow Minds' Harini Senthilvasan

Developing the ability of your kids to do problem-solving and critical-thinking is important especially if they’re in their younger stages. It’s also equally important to have your children’s mindset focused on an end goal. Although there are several organizations that offer these sorts of training, most of these come with a steep price. Marshmallow Minds is a non-profit Design and Project Based Learning Institute with the mission to provide an affordable and accessible Design Thinking and...


072 - What it Means to Support Lifestyle Over Product with Recreation Sound Systems' Gregory Castellanos

Have you ever wanted your music to come out exactly as what you would want it? Even artists who have spent a great amount of time dealing with music sometimes just can’t replicate the exact music quality. It’s really something that’s difficult to do. Recreation Sound is based on designs on the mathematics and patterns of nature. They’re focused on creating products that replicated sound the way artists intend their music to be heard. Gregory Castellanos is the CEO and founder of...


071 The Best Resource to Prep Your Kids for College with Venkates Swaminathan

Majority of parents have a hard time when their kids are about to go to college. LifeLaunchr was created to help students and families find their best-choice college and get in, and to navigate the confusing, opaque college admission process with less stress. LifeLauchr is focused on creating a better alternative that serves many more students and families, and offers a way for everyone to access expert help with college planning. “It isn't enough to have all your extracurriculars lined...


070 Helping Entrepreneur Moms One High-Five at a Time with HighFiveGrant's Crystalee Beck

Being a mom is hard, and being an entrepreneur is also hard. So we believe that women who do both deserve a high five. It is with great pleasure to have Crystalee Beck, the founder of The Mama Ladder, a company whose mission is to help women around the world thrive at the intersection of mamahood and entrepreneurship. The Mama Ladder is building a community of mamas helping mamas succeed. “I believe in having giving back built into my business, but it also just like you said, it's this...


069 Regenerative Warrior Podcast's Dr. Ross Carter

Some of us might have heard of regenerative medicine before, but never had the chance to really know what it’s all about. We have Dr. Ross Carter today to share his personal experience in going through regenerative medicine. Ross was playing this game. It's going great. And then one time, he caught the ball wrong and landed on his back because his knee just blew out. He never had an injury before in his life. He limped off the court and went into his car. That was the end of his dodgeball...


068 Social Media Savvy Authority Block with NVENN's Jessica Lee

Want to express yourself through your hair? There are several parts in a person’s body which can be used to express one’s self, but the hair is one of those parts that’s least appreciated. Today’s guest is Jessica Lee, one of the founders and CEO of NVENN, a company that specializes in highlighting a person’s beauty through their hair. Jessica has been a beautician for over 14 years, and this is the longest standing thing she has done in her entire life. Jessica believes that when you...


065 Non-for-Profit and Business Finances with Applied Financial Services' Roxanne Albin

In need of someone to manage your financial services? A good number of people don’t have the time to go through financial management because they’re too busy building their business. A variety of financial services companies only cater to business clients. What about those clients that are in the nonprofit side of the industry? Our guest for today is Roxanne Albin, founder of Applied Financial Services, Inc. Applied Financial Services, Inc. is dedicated to serve both non-profit and...


064 Teaching Children Life Skills with Math Trek's Phillip Wong

Math Trek focuses on developing the mathematical skills of students. Instructors are sent to different locations to teach an hour of competitive math. These instructors try to go over the layers and teaching methods. Instructors teach the kids how to do these really hard math problems to prepare them for competition. Math Trek currently about nine partners in nine locations that carry the program. That is about 11 classes that recur every single week.


063 Technological Innovations with krtkl's Ryan Cousins

Ryan is the Co-Founder and CEO of krtkl, a hardware and software solutions for companies and inventors who are bringing new products to market. Visit his website: “We will actually help our end users design our product into their product. So we've been pretty intimately involved with the development of a couple different commercial products.” – Ryan


062 Online Video Advisors on Any Topic with WhenHub's Nik Kalyani

Are you in need of an expert? We are honored to give you a unique guest, Nik Kalyani of WhenHub, to introduce to us a platform that will help you find the experts in any field. There are times that we are in need of advisors, it might be your business planning, finances, your website, fitness, your psychological health, your children's tutor, etc. WhenHub lets you connect with any experts at various field, it's not only limited to your business alone. Also, you get to market yourself...


061 A Look at the Cannabis Industry with Aunt Zelda's Mara Gordon

Aunt Zelda’s is a medicinal cannabis dispensary based in the state of California. Their products are contaminant-free and high quality with easily understood dosages. Mara Gordon, the founder of Aunt Zelda’s, is guest speaking on an episode of The Thoughtful Entrepreneur. Tune in! Mara Gordon talks about the documentary Weed the People: The Future of Legal Marijuana in America that she’s involved in and her recent TEDx presentation: Cannabis: Separating the Science from the Hype. Mara...


060 Rediscover Your Life's Career with Connect Work Thrive's Johanna Wise

Let’s say your kids have moved out and want to get back into the work force, you’re in a new stage of life and it’s time to seek newer fields to share your experience, or that you’ve been unhappy in the career you’ve pursued so far. No matter why, you know you want to chase a new dream, a new career, and a new life. Johanna Wise, the CEO of Connect Work Thrive, has experienced the same thing. Listen to her story and her solutions on The Thoughtful Entrepreneur. Connect Work Thrive is, as...


059 Mobile and Versatile Security with Smart Mimic's Burak Yalcinkaya

Leaving the comfort and safety of your at-home security system means a lot of uncertainty for your on-the-go belongings, or temporary spaces like your office or your hotel room, or even just protecting your child. There’s a scary world out there! But it doesn’t have to be uncertain with Smart Mimic products. Burak Yalcinkaya, co-founder of Smart Mimic is here on The Thoughtful Entrepreneur talking about their amazing products. Tune in! Smart Mimic provides several personal security...


058 Medical Cannabis Patient Advocacy with Berkeley Patients Group's Etienne Fontan

Being a patient using medical cannabis can be a constant battle, whether it be with local government, or you are struggling with finding access. Etienne Fontan, principal of Berkeley Patients Group, has been an advocate for medical cannabis patients for thirty years; more than most in the cannabis industry today. Hear what wisdom he has to share with you on The Thoughtful Entrepreneur. Berkeley Patients Group is the nation’s longest running dispensary and a patient advocacy resource for...


057 Crypto Investment with Tradecipher's Vikram Rangraj

If you’ve been around the internet long enough then you’ve probably heard about cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. But do you know what it’s about? Vikram Rangraj, co-founder and CEO of Tradecipher says; “If you put $100 into Bitcoin in 2014, you’d have over 1300 right now, and that’s the kind of opportunity we want to make sure more people can take advantage of.” Listen to his interview on The Thoughtful Entrepreneur Podcast. Tradecipher is a crypto investment app that, according to Vikram...