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Feisworld Podcast and Blog is a platform created to celebrate stories from sung and unsung heroes.

Feisworld Podcast and Blog is a platform created to celebrate stories from sung and unsung heroes.
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Feisworld Podcast and Blog is a platform created to celebrate stories from sung and unsung heroes.

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Ep 157. Nicole Janson: Find Your Genius and Create a Business You Love

6/20/2018
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About Our Guest Over the past 30 years, Nicole Jansen has coached and trained thousands of leaders, helping them achieve extraordinary results in business and in life. As a certified Human Behavior Specialist, Business Breakthrough Coach, and Strategic Intervention Coach, Nicole has developed her own special brand of mentorship, which focuses on tapping into your strengths and true purpose, to create lasting success. On a recent call with Nicole to talk about a Mastermind group I started...

Duration:00:53:47

Ep 156. Lisa Guida: Unconventional Advice for Women Who Work With Men

6/14/2018
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Lisa Guida is a Leadership Coach for Professional Women Who Work in Male-Dominated Industries. In this episode, Lisa talks to me about the secret to growing careers, businesses, and relationships. It all comes to people. From how to deal with conflicts at work, manage difficult conversations, to thrive in a male-dominated environment, we get deep into the core of what every woman should know in a workplace. For show notes, more tools and resources, please visit...

Duration:00:51:13

Ep 155. Hi, it's Fei. This is my story.

6/6/2018
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It took me years to realize that I never wrote a real "About Me" section on Feisworld.com. Here's my attempt to create just that. Thanks for listening, it warms my heart to know that you are here. Fei

Duration:00:09:58

Ep 154. Helena Escalante on Transcreating EntreGuru and Writing for the Ear

5/31/2018
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About Our Guest Helena Escalante and I met through Seth Godin's altMBA in early 2017. We spent just about a month together working on various projects and "ship it" constantly. As one of the ideas that came out of altMBA, Helena started her blog, Entre Gurus, attracts thousands of readers daily from around the world. Helena is a fireball, full of energy. You can't help feeling upbeat, life is good when you are around her. After altMBA, we kept in touch with Gustavo Serafini's (also a...

Duration:01:03:16

Ep 153 (Part 2). Terri Hanson Mead Teaches You to Pilot Your Life

5/24/2018
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Welcome to Part 2! Terri Hanson Mead is a San Francisco Bay Area native, a helicopter pilot (a skill which she learned later in life after she has become a mom), IT consultant, expert witness, angel investor. Terri runs her podcast "Piloting Your Life", which consists of inspiring interviews with people who chose to rely on their internal fortitude to chart their own course. Terri discusses what helped them achieve the success they enjoy today. Show Notes, Tools and Resources found on...

Duration:00:26:20

Ep 152 (Part 1). Terri Hanson Mead Teaches You to Pilot Your Life

5/24/2018
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Terri Hanson Mead is a San Francisco Bay Area native, a helicopter pilot (a skill which she learned later in life after she has become a mom), IT consultant, expert witness, angel investor. Terri runs her podcast "Piloting Your Life", which consists of inspiring interviews with people who chose to rely on their internal fortitude to chart their own course. Terri discusses what helped them achieve the success they enjoy today. Show Notes, Tools and Resources found on on our website at:...

Duration:00:27:25

Ep 151. William Hung: The Real Story

5/17/2018
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William James Hung is a Hong Kong-born American former singer who gained fame in early 2004 as a result of his off-key audition performance of Ricky Martin's hit song "She Bangs" on the third season of the television series American Idol. Soon after American Idol ended, William landed a number of gigs as a singer and appeared on some of the top American Shows such as Jimmy Kimmel Live!, On Air with Ryan Seacrest, Entertainment Tonight, David Letterman, The Howard Stern Radio Show, The...

Duration:00:45:23

Ep 150. Paige Brunton: SquareSpace Designer for Female Entrepreneurs

5/9/2018
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Paige Brunton is in her early 20s. She runs the site PaigeBrunton.com that helps female creative entrepreneurs build their websites using SquareSpace. I also used SquareSpace to build my website feisworld.com and numerous other client sites as part of Feisworld's Marketing Service Offerings. While building my consulting business, I found my tribe of mentors - and Paige is one of them. So this episode is for you if you are... Looking to build a new website or upgrade the one you have -...

Duration:00:37:40

Ep 149. John Haggerty: Broadway Actor and Standardized Patient

5/2/2018
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Meet John Haggerty, a Broadway-trained actor who leverages his acting skills to help medical students how to better interact with their patients in New York City. The name of that job? Standardized patient, and he loves it. John Haggerty is a long time friend of mine since 2003, who has appeared on a much earlier episode on Feisworld (#7, what?!) John has appeared on Les Miserable, King and I, Living Room, Yoshimi Battles and Pink Robot. Most recently at the Armory in Portland Oregon,...

Duration:00:52:46

Ep 148. Bobby Parrish: YouTube Entrepreneur, Not An Overnight Success

4/26/2018
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Bobby Parrish is the owner and creator of FlavCity. He and his wife produce weekly videos on the FlavCity YouTube channel and daily recipes on Facebook, Instagram He is "Out to prove that home cooks can be rock stars in the kitchen and you don't have to be a chef to cook like one." This episode may be for you if you are... Show notes, quotes are available on our website: https://www.feisworld.com/blog/bobby-parrish Like it? Please consider subscribing to the show. Hugs, Fei (Creator...

Duration:00:54:39

Ep 147. Professor Sydney Chung: Surgeon. Pioneer. Author.

4/21/2018
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Above: Prof. Chung (Left), me and Mr. Li in Zhuhai, China in March 2018 While I was in China (March 2018) conducting research and recording episodes for the new show, I had the great pleasure to meet Professor Sydney Chung (钟尚志 / Zhong Shangzhi), who is a recognized expert and pioneer in medicine, particularly in the area of endoscopy. Prof. Chung was the President of The Chinese University Hong Kong School of Medicine and the youngest President in the school’s history. Prof. Chung...

Duration:00:16:17

Ep 146. Michael O'Brien: The Missing Manual to Conscious Coaching

4/19/2018
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Michael O’Brien helps successful sales and marketing executives become the best version of themselves. He’s a coach, a consultant, and a recovering trauma patient. He is the author of a heartfelt memoir called Shift, where Michael talks about his Last Bad Day. Michael was on an early morning cycling training ride when he nearly died from a head-on collision with an SUV. After the event, he began to shift his self-narrative and through this recovery, Michael formulated a powerful triad to...

Duration:00:56:21

Ep 145. Brendan Davis: Big Fish in the Middle Kingdom

4/11/2018
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Brendan Davis is the host of Big Fish in the Middle Kingdom, a weekly podcast about making it big as a foreign fish in the world's biggest pond - China! Every week from Beijing, host Brendan Davis talks with a fellow foreigner who is doing something challenging, unique or maybe even just a little bit crazy. Check out show notes and leave your comment: feisworld.com/blog/brendan-davis

Duration:00:47:09

Ep 144. (Mini) Exclusive March 2018 Update from Fei Wu

4/9/2018
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Hi listeners - it's your host Fei Wu. I went on an extended vacation in Zhuhai, China during March 2018. Here's a brief update on what I did during my trip. Announcement: In 2018, I'll be creating a new show in addition to this one which I've been running for the past 3.5 years. Plus several new exciting projects I'll be sharing in the upcoming weeks. Links shared in this episode: The altPodcasters community for aspiring and experienced podcasters:...

Duration:00:11:19

Ep 143. Ryan Hildebrandt: Get Your First TED Talk

3/15/2018
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Ryan Hilderbrandt teaches you to get your First TED Talk. Turns out, it’s a systematic approach, and many people could and should work toward this goal. Most people won’t pitch or promote themselves as speakers if they had no prior experience or feel as if they don't have the right connections. For those of you who have been contemplating about being part of a TED Talk to spread your message, this episode is for you. Ryan joined me in this conversation from his AirBnB. He had been...

Duration:00:49:52

Ep 142. Brad Hart: Create Your Own Reality

3/8/2018
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Originally from Long Island, New York and now living in sunny San Diego, California, Brad Hart is an entrepreneur and investor. Still in his early 30s, Brad has reached his own financial independence with little support and resources he was born into, and he continues to nurture the communities he built. Every week, he hosts a potluck session and invites members from his mastermind groups to come together and have vibrant conversations about business and life. He’s a firm believer of...

Duration:00:52:54

Ep 141. Lauren Asher: Access to College for Low-income Students and Families

3/1/2018
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Lauren Asher is the president of Asher Policy Consulting. We first met in 2004. She is a policy expert in student loans for low-income students and families. Lauren breaks down several misconceptions. Did you know going to school part-time and attending community colleges are always cost-effective to low-income families? Really? I was just as surprised as you are. According to the CNBC, "Roughly 70 percent of grads leave college with student debt, and over 44 million Americans hold a...

Duration:00:52:16

Ep 140. (Mini) How to Embrace the Plateau as a Podcaster

2/23/2018
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In a recent Mastermind conversation with alumni from Seth Godin's altMBA, we talked about overcoming plateaus (as content creators) and the very moment where we feel stuck. One of the group members, Gustavo Serafini said, “What if we can embrace the plateau?” It made me pause. Not only am I asked to fight my enemy, now I need to make friends with it too?! There is no easy path to consistency and consistently delivering your work, no matter how interesting they appear at the beginning....

Duration:00:15:26

Ep 139. The Atherton Family: Celebrate Art and Family Life

2/14/2018
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About Our Guests Andrew, Kevin and Gasya Atherton are a family of circus artists working at Cirque du Soleil. Andrew and Kevin Atherton were professional gymnasts in Britain before joining Cirque du Soleil at the age of 24. 18 years later, they have performed in major Cirque shows (Varekai, Zarkana, IRIS, Paramour) around the world, often as headliners with their one of a kind aerial strap performance. Gasya Atherton is a Cirque hand-balancer, who has become an overnight internet...

Duration:00:52:40

Ep 138. Gasya Atherton: Inspiration from My Children

2/1/2018
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One of the most requested episodes is here - with Cirque du Soleil hand balancer, Instagram sensation - Gasya Akhmetova-Atherton. Joining Cirque at the tender age of 17, Gasya is now mother to two beautiful and adorable children - Kamali and Kaysen. Over the past 2.5 years, I’ve grown much closer to the entire family and watch the kids grow up. In between that time, something magical happened. For show notes, insights and details, visit: www.feisworld.com

Duration:00:44:49