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Connecting you to the most amazing and inspiring people in the world today and how each of them is taking their life, their business and their passions to the next level — by Thriving each and every day.

Connecting you to the most amazing and inspiring people in the world today and how each of them is taking their life, their business and their passions to the next level — by Thriving each and every day.


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Connecting you to the most amazing and inspiring people in the world today and how each of them is taking their life, their business and their passions to the next level — by Thriving each and every day.






568: Bryan Clayton - GreenPal

Bryan Clayton is CEO and cofounder of GreenPal an online marketplace that connects homeowners with Local lawn care professionals. GreenPal has been called the “Uber for lawn care” by Entrepreneur magazine and has over 100,000 active users completing thousands of transactions per day. Before starting GreenPal Bryan Clayton founded Peachtree Inc. one of the largest landscaping companies in the state of Tennessee growing it to over $10 million a year in annual revenue before it was acquired...


567: Teresa Tanner - "Reserve Squad"

As a young working mother, Teresa J. Tanner noticed something about the leaders in her company. They were all men, and they all had something she did not: someone at home taking care of the house and family. She discussed this with her husband, and together, they decided to take a radical step. Instead of leaving the workforce as more than a third of working women do to focus on their home life, Teresa opted to stay on the job. Her husband, however, stepped back from his career. He...


566: Martin Lindstrom - "Ministry of Common Sense"

Martin Lindstrom is the founder and chairman of Lindstrom Company, a global branding & culture transformation firm, operating across five continents and more than 30 countries. TIME Magazine has named him one of the “World’s 100 Most Influential People,” and for three years running, Thinkers50, has selected him to be among the world’s top 50 business thinkers. His new book THE MINISTRY OF COMMON SENSE just came out in January 2021. Martin and Lou connect and in this episode you're going...


565: ASK!

Mark Victor Hansen is probably best known as the co-author for the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series and brand, setting world records in book sales, with over 500 million books sold. He is also a prolific writer with 307 books authored or co-authored, including The Aladdin Factor, The Power of Focus, The Richest Kids in America, The Miracles in You, You Have a Book in You, and the One Minute Millionaire series. Mark also worked his way into a worldwide spotlight as a sought-after keynote...


564: Vince Del Monte - "7-Figure Mastermind"

Vince Del Monte is an Italian-Canadian fitness entrepreneur He is the founder of both the 7-Figure Mastermind and 6-Figure Coach Program. He is also the author of “No-Nonsense Muscle Building: Skinny Guy Secrets To Insane Muscle Gain,” which has sold more than 80,000 copies in more than 120 different countries. These organizations are designed to help entrepreneurs already making 6-figures scale to the million-dollar level, as well as teach beginner fitness entrepreneurs just starting out...


563: Seema Alexander - Disruptive CEO

With over two decades of experience as a business strategist and chief marketing officer, Seema Alexander partners with purpose-driven entrepreneurs, small businesses and startups to accelerate their growth by optimizing their business model, product offering(s), brand positioning, marketing, digital presence, sales strategies and strategic partnerships—resulting in increased revenues, profits, higher customer satisfaction, and impact. Through her own growth advisory firm, Disruptive.CEO,...


562: Braxton Miller - "CHARG1NG"

As the College Football Playoffs comes to a close in what has been the strangest football season on record, it made sense to feature someone that has overcome extreme challenges throughout his life to succeed. Ohio State University football great Braxton Miller shares his journey from his pee wee football days to being drafted by the NFL and how he's always able to adapt and move forward no matter the obstacle or challenge. *** CONNECT TO LOU DIAMOND & THRIVE LOUD


561: David Wood - LASER FOCUS

After life as a consulting actuary to Fortune 100 companies, David Wood built the world’s largest coaching business, becoming #1 on Google for “life coaching.” Discovering that Shiny-Object Syndrome is an epidemic among high performers. He coaches rock-star business owners to double revenue, achieve more in less time...and be a more extraordinary entrepreneur, partner, parent and leader. Listen in as David shares with Lou Diamond on Thrive LOUD how he helps top leaders 'laser...



Mithu Bhargava is a seasoned leader with extensive experience building and leading global, technical go-to-market organizations, with the ultimate goal of delivering a differentiated, best-in-class customer experience. In her role, Mithu is responsible for the strategic direction and execution of NCR’s Global Professional Services business. Her organization brings NCR’s vision to life for customers, leveraging an extensive set of offerings. These offerings include business consulting,...


559: James Bonadies - LOCAL MARKETING VAULT

James Bonadies is a former Business Education Teacher in a High School and after getting married in 2009, he followed the "traditional route" and got his MBA in Administration and Supervision. Soon after he became a Vice Principal. Realizing education wasn't going to pay the bills, he pursued a long and arduous hunt for making money online. After years of struggle he found the only Logical Business Model that works, and works for anyone willing to put in the work. After starting his...



Mark Sgambelluri & Aatash Amir are the co -Founders of Social Capital. Their purpose is to bring digital assets to the people. Their first product- xBTC is the world's first tokenized "derivative" acting as a "Dominance Hedge" against Bitcoin and exposing the user to the price action of every single digital asset on earth versus Bitcoin. Hear their story and how they love to build things to break things on Thrive LOUD with Lou Diamond. *** CONNECT TO LOU DIAMOND & THRIVE LOUD



Pulled from their original interview, Hall of Fame Keynote Speaker and Bestselling author of “The Go-Giver” and Go-Giver Bob Burg shares with Lou some lessons he's learned about the importance of reading a room and 'serving by selling'. Happy Holidays and enjoy this Thrive LOUD minisode! *** CONNECT TO LOU DIAMOND & THRIVE LOUD



Kerry Barrett is the Founder and CEO of Kerry Barrett Consulting, a full service media training and public speaking boutique. Kerry helps clients from every walk of life bring out their inner rock star when it comes to speaking in front of an audience.. or in front of a camera… across all media platforms and in creating today’s best messaging tool, video. She polishes your message, tunes up body language and tailors your presentation so it is memorable and ALWAYS resonates. Kerry is an...



This is the 555th episode of Thrive LOUD. In 555 words and in 5 minutes and 55 seconds, listen and learn how the number "555" might have a deeper significance that reminds us all to STAY POSITIVE. *** CONNECT TO LOU DIAMOND & THRIVE LOUD


554: Nicole Cherie Barker - "UNICORNS ONLY"

Nicole Cherie Barker is the CEO of Wonder Women Client Attraction. She has helped thousands of women-owned businesses by teaching them to stay authentic in order to attract true clients with ease and without cold outreach. She has a very inspiring story and background of a true survivor and fighter. She has overcome abuse, loss and grief and today she is helping others with doing what she does: believe in themselves and make a living out of personal authenticity. Listen in and learn how...



We KNOW you were expecting another incredible episode of Thrive LOUD hosted by Lou Diamond. But we, the incredibly, awesome and powerful interns here at Thrive LOUD - Nia, Sophie, Gillian and Gabi have other plans. Unbeknownst to Lou, we broke into the studio and hijacked this episode from Lou. In this episode — You’ll get a chance to hear from the people that REALLY make this podcast THRIVE! Listen in and learn all about us, what WE are all about…. and a truly engaging...



Pulled from their conversation on THRIVE LOUD LIVE, America's Mortgage Mastery Mentor and CEO of Kinetic Spark Consulting Jen Du Plessis catches up with Lou. Jen helps mortgage loan officers and real estate agents who are overwhelmed, stressed out, and sabotaging their personal lives for the sake of their business to multiply results in record time and have the courage to say yes to their personal lives (which sometimes means saying no to clients). She is truly a business mindset mastery...


551: Jennifer Watson - “SINGLE SOUL PURPOSE"

Jennifer Watson, MPT, I.M.T.,C., owner of Jennifer Watson Leadership, is a dynamic speaker and coach with a gift for intuitive and visionary coaching. She is an expert in wellness + leadership development, identity & mental edge enhancement, post-trauma growth, movement & change adaptation, soul-aligned living mastery. Incorporating her expertise along with her athletic gifts as a former collegiate athlete and All-American, she is ecstatic to share a message of strength, courage and hope...


550: Doryn Wallach - "IT'S NOT A CRISIS"

Doryn Wallach is an award-winning fine jewelry designer and former interior designer, social worker, radio show host and lifestyle blogger. Feeling lost in her 40s, she started reaching out to her network of friends — including experts in beauty, health, parenting, fashion, business and more — to help find her path. Her podcast “It’s Not a Crisis” was born when Doryn realized that her search for answers could help other women navigate their journeys as well. Doryn connects with Lou Diamond...


549: Sara Greenstein - LYDALL

Sara A. Greenstein is a purpose-driven chief executive and creator of sustainable value for employees, customers, shareholders and the environment. Armed with a strong sense of purpose, a desire to do good, and deep expertise in process, product, customers, safety and innovation, she has successfully led the transformation of several leading U.S. manufacturing and service companies, including Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and the United States Steel Corporation (U.S. Steel). Sara currently...