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Find out how to grow a successful business as a thought leader and expert. Join 25 year business veteran Samantha Riley, as she enters the Business Lab, and explores the current business growth and marketing strategies in the three mandatory areas needed to create a successful business - mindset, talent and people. If you’re looking for inspiration and actionable advice, pop your earbuds in, and join her in the Lab and get ready to grow your busienss.

Find out how to grow a successful business as a thought leader and expert. Join 25 year business veteran Samantha Riley, as she enters the Business Lab, and explores the current business growth and marketing strategies in the three mandatory areas needed to create a successful business - mindset, talent and people. If you’re looking for inspiration and actionable advice, pop your earbuds in, and join her in the Lab and get ready to grow your busienss.
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Australia

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Find out how to grow a successful business as a thought leader and expert. Join 25 year business veteran Samantha Riley, as she enters the Business Lab, and explores the current business growth and marketing strategies in the three mandatory areas needed to create a successful business - mindset, talent and people. If you’re looking for inspiration and actionable advice, pop your earbuds in, and join her in the Lab and get ready to grow your busienss.

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@TheSamRiley

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English

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0407975047


Episodes

132: Being An Entrepreneur And A Parent with Anthea Riley

11/20/2019
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As a parent, it can be a juggle to balance business and children. I’ve not met a parent who doesn’t want to successfully raise happy and healthy children. But some days, the balancing act can feel more like you’re running through a minefield. However you don’t need to choose between great in business, or being a great parent. You totally can have both! In this episode I have invited my daughter Anthea Riley, to share her story of what it was like growing up with both her parents being in...

Duration:00:34:07

131: It's Your Time To Be Seen with Siddiqi Ray

11/17/2019
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“It is better to build bridges instead of walls.” For whatever reason, most of us put up walls to protect ourselves. We are afraid of getting hurt, of being judged, and being excluded by the people around us so we find ways to hide our vulnerability. However, this also keeps us from showing up as our true selves. Siddiqi Ray joins us today to talk about breaking down barriers to show up in the world as we really are, so we can make a bigger impact. She shares how her ‘soul portraits’...

Duration:00:38:11

130: Grow Your Business With Live Events

11/13/2019
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Hosting live events are a fabulous way to create a deeper connection with your prospects. But what sort of event to hold? A workshop? Maybe a meetup? Possibly a multi-day intensive? It is important to choose the event which is most likely going to give you the outcome you are looking for. In this episode, Tim and I discuss the different styles of events that you could consider. Today’s episode is a great resource for anyone who’s looking forward to holding their first event, or who...

Duration:00:31:07

129: Free Up Your Time, And Scale Your Business with Nathan Hirsch

11/11/2019
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Christmas is just around the corner and stories of Santa Claus are sure to go around once again. We all know how amazing and kind he is because he delivers presents to kids around the world. But you know what’s interesting about the stories we hear of Santa? He’s not the ones who do most of the work… his Elves do. It’s the same for great thinkers and entrepreneurs. No matter how smart or talented we are, there will come a time when we need help. In this episode, Nathan Hirsch talks about...

Duration:00:28:35

128: How to Get More Speaking Gigs

11/6/2019
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Professional speaking is a fantastic way to be recognized as an authority in your industry, and is a great way to build your personal brand. If done in the right way, you can attract prospective clients as well as meet new referral partners, and attract new opportunities. In this episode, Tim and I share how we got our first few speaking gigs, and what we did to gain more speaking opportunities. We talked about our past experiences, both good and bad, and what we did to improve our...

Duration:00:13:14

127: Be Allergic To Average with Purdeep Sangha

11/3/2019
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Having the right mindset can spell the difference between failure and success. No matter how big your dreams are or how high you set your goals, if you’re not in the best state, you will not have the ability to reach the heights you are wanting to reach. In this episode, I’m joined by Purdeep Sangha, and he shares what to focus on in order to achieve your goals. He discusses the power of the mind, and how you can attract the right energy to accomplish your current goals, and beyond. WHAT...

Duration:00:37:26

126: Pivoting and Redefining Your Niche

10/30/2019
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“Don’t be afraid of change. You may lose something good, but you may gain something better.” Change can be quite scary. And it’s quite understandable because when we change, we are stepping into the unknown. We don’t know if the results will be good or bad. And we’re afraid that things will not go as expected. However, changes are sometimes necessary, and will help you and your business to take the steps to grow further. In this episode, Tim and I discuss how redefining your niche can...

Duration:00:24:29

125: From Technician To Entrepreneur with Stacy Tuschl

10/28/2019
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When you started your business, you worked hard to build and grow it - I’m sure you still are focussed on that growth. But have you put much thought into how to grow your business without becoming overworked and burned out? Growing and scaling a business involves much more than just investing more money or finding more customers. In today’s episode, my guest Stacy Tuschl discusses how to grow a business, so that the growth doesn’t depend on you doing all the work! WHAT YOU’LL...

Duration:00:30:18

124: Do You Need More Leads?

10/23/2019
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“How can I get more leads?” This is a question we hear often. And it’s probably something you’ve asked yourself a few times. As we all know, paying clients or customers are the lifeblood of a business. But there is a process to signing on new clients. They don’t just appear... So today we want to challenge you to change the question you are asking. In this episode, Tim and I tackle the question, “How can I get more leads?”, from a different perspective. We’ll give you a better...

Duration:00:23:34

123: Increase Your Course Completion Rates with Troy Broussard

10/21/2019
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Did you know that the average course completion rates are less than 10%? What would it mean for your business if the course completion rates were higher? In this episode, I’m joined by Troy Broussard as he talks about the advantages of having your own app for your membership program, versus a membership site, and how it can increase your course completion rates. Almost every person owns a smartphone, and our phones are no longer used just for calling or texting people. These spectacular...

Duration:00:25:45

122: What's In Our Technology Stack

10/16/2019
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There are a few essential pieces of technology required if you’re going to run an online business. However, many business owners are still hesitant when it comes to using technology in their businesses. This can be due to being intimidated because they don’t know what they need, how to use it, or it may be due to a misconception that technology is too expensive. In this episode, Tim and I not only share the software and apps we use daily in our business, but also why we have chosen the...

Duration:00:39:31

121: From Corporate To Start Up with Alex Melen

10/14/2019
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There’s nowhere to go but up, right? When you’re in start up phase, you sometimes wonder... Having a start up can be a challenge, and wearing all the hats can be tiring. So how do you know when it’s time to expand? In this episode, Alex Melen talks us through the challenges and things you need to focus on, when expanding your business. He shares his experiences from being an entrepreneur and moving into corporate life, and back to entrepreneurship again. What made him decide to travel...

Duration:00:34:40

120: Converting Cold Traffic with Justin Goff

10/9/2019
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Every entrepreneur’s dream is to easily convert cold traffic into sales. If you can successfully do this, it can result in an endless cycle of leads that will perpetually be the lifeblood of your business. Justin Goff joins us today as we talk about how you can convert cold traffic. He shares an ingenious strategy that he applied for his own business that resulted in an incredible amount of revenue. Haven’t left a review yet? We’d love your help to get to 100 reviews. All you have to do is...

Duration:00:34:52

119: Qantum Reverse Engineer Your Dream Business And Life with Matthew Patti

10/6/2019
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The business and life you’ve always wanted, is ready and waiting for you right now. In this very special episode, I’m joined by Matthew Patti, and we discuss Quantum Reverse Engineering™, and how 5D consciousness and planetary energy shifts are influencing your soul’s path. WHAT YOU’LL DISCOVER: Being “quantum savvy” to succeed (1:51)Understanding the connection between the “Woo-World” and entrepreneurship (3:28)What is 3D energy? (4:51)What is 5D energy? (7:56)The wonders of quantum...

Duration:00:41:28

118: Business Costs Vs Investment

10/2/2019
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Running a business requires tools and resources, and when it comes to acquiring those resources, you need to be savvy. In this episode, Tim and I discuss the difference between costs and investments. Many people think everything you buy is a cost, but today we want to dispel that myth and share an alternative viewpoint. We also share why it’s important to not be afraid to use your resources to reach your goals. We give some examples of when you should invest and when you should consider...

Duration:00:25:26

117: Shift Your Thinking with Justin Cunningham

9/29/2019
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“Don't Limit Your Challenges. Challenge Your Limits.” - Jerry Dunn Have you ever set a goal based on something that you saw someone else achieve? And not achieved those goals? What has worked for others might not necessarily work for you too. Personal goals require a personal approach to succeed. How do you determine the best way to turn your dreams into reality? I am joined today by Justin Cunningham to discuss the limiting beliefs that are possibly holding you back from achieving...

Duration:00:43:33

116: Local, National Or Global Business?

9/25/2019
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Should you focus your business efforts locally, nationally or globally? Today Tim and I discuss the pros and cons of choosing to run your business locally, nationally, or globally. We share the insights to help you choose your ideal market so you can set up a business model aligned with your chosen lifestyle. Haven’t left a review yet? We’d love your help to get to 100 reviews. All you have to do is go to http://samanthariley.global/itunes Thanks so much for your support of the show! Do...

Duration:00:29:44

115: Positioning Your Authority With A Brand Magazine with Gina Daschbach

9/23/2019
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It can’t be denied that our world is generally controlled by the digital industry today, and 3.48 billion people in the world own at least one social media account. (Source: We Are Social) Almost every business has an online presence which helps them reach a wider audience, however, if you want your message to stand out, you’ll need to think outside the box in order to gain an advantage over your competitors. It’s important to find ways to make yourself unique so your voice can be heard...

Duration:00:27:11

114: Our Top 10 Recommended Business Books

9/18/2019
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“When you’re green you’re growing. When you’re ripe, you rot” - Ray Kroc If you want to always be improving, you need to continue to learn. Books are one of the best resources for knowledge, so Tim and I decided to come up with a list of our top 10 favorite business books that have inspired (and continue to inspire) us as entrepreneurs. In this episode, we give quick summaries of each book, and discuss why we chose them to be included in our list. Haven’t left a review yet? We’d love...

Duration:00:38:15

113: Purpose, Confidence And Ease with Alison Callan

9/15/2019
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We all feel fear, but if you let your fears take hold and prevent you from playing a bigger game, then you won’t be able to make the impact you are here to make. I am joined today by Alison Callan and she shares how you can put yourself out there and build your profile, even if you’re an introvert. Allowing everyone to see you in a better light can help others understand who you are and how you can serve them. You will attract the perfect audience to you, if they can connect with the...

Duration:00:33:35