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Doing Things Unconventionally, Building A Sale-able Business, And Treating Your Guests Like Family

Kim Powell is a beautiful human who has opened something special in Charleston, SC. After just three years in business, her affordable luxury spa, Woodhouse Day Spa, has a staff of 50 and more than 14,000 clients on its books. Having grown up with an entrepreneurial father, and then having built and run a construction […]


Being Unwilling To Settle, Providing Outstanding Work That Sells Itself, And Inspiring Transformation

Shauna VanBogart is one of those people who hasn’t known how to do something any other way but with a GSD mindset. She started her entrepreneurial journey as an image consultant in 2007. Her company quickly was known as the first and only full-service image consulting firm in the South. A couple years later, seeing […]


Finishing Each Other’s Sentences, Growing “Mold” Together, and Genuinely Loving Your Customers

This was one of those podcast interviews where we felt a unique connection with our guests. Sitting and talking with Trudi Wagner and Patti Floersheimer, owners of two Goat Sheep Cow locations in Charleston, felt a little to us like coming home. These two are just special in every way. They are kind, humble, spunky, […]


Jules & Statoya Talk Shop: 13 What If’s That Could Change Your Life And Business

This week Statoya and I talk about what this world would be like if we all just got along. If we just treated and loved each other with kindness, dignity, and respect. You know, the way we all want to be treated. Oh, I know that’s pie in the sky thinking and we may lose […]


Music As Therapy, Creating Vs. Competing, and Being In Your Purpose

What a treat it is today to have musician and creative Adam Barley on our podcast. He is full of life, is a deep thinker, is not afraid to get real and honest, and has a smile that lights up a room. In this episode, we talk about the raw and hard things of Adam’s […]


Learning to Actively Listen, Be The Message, And Transform Your Life

Julie Chapman is a woman with a big heart on a mission. She wants to teach as many people how to really listen as possible in this lifetime, which she calls “Creating a Listening Movement”. In this busy time where we’re all heads down in our work, or our phones, or social media, or whatever, […]


Failing Often, Gaining Clear Perspective, And Figuring Out Your Unique Contribution

This is a little different episode because I have the privilege of stepping in as guest host of the 321GoProject podcast and interview its incredible weekly host, Matt Scanlon. I’m missing my wing-woman, Statoya, in this episode, but flying solo only makes me realize how much I love flying with her as my co-host. Matt […]


Dogs Are One Of God’s Best Creations, Team Is Family, And The Customer Experience Is Everything

Photo cred: @bonberi Our interview today is a special one. We get to have 45ish minutes with a man after our own heart. Brett Podolsky, joins us on the mic as co-founder of The Farmer’s Dog. He started this company in 2014 along with his best friend, Jonathan Regev, after his pride and joy Rottweiler […]


The Importance Of Buying Local, Loving And Investing In Your Team, And Fighting For the Underdog

It was a privilege for us to spend a little time on location at Local Works with Jamee Haley. We think you’ll see, as we did, that Jamee is as passionate as she is smart. As Co-Founder of Lowcountry Local First, she lives her life as a strong advocate for local independent businesses and farmers. […]


Building Businesses, Valuing The Client Relationship, & Understanding The Difference between ©, ™, and ®

Trey Jameson is a gift to entrepreneurs. He is a Charleston Intellectual Property, Franchise, and Business Matters attorney with a giant heart to help small business owners build the correct foundation for a successful future. He is witty, smart, loyal, and tenacious and cares deeply about his clients and their success. Trey is from Summerville, […]


Jules & Statoya Talk Shop – Reflecting on 2017 and Looking Ahead to 2018

In this week’s episode, Statoya and I do a little reflecting on 2017 and looking forward to 2018. Overall, it’s been a good year for us. We definitely had things that were challenging which we talk a little about in this episode, but it also was a year full of learning and growing and being […]


Reviving Family History, Leaving “Corporate” to Pursue A Passion, And Learning The Difference Between Bourbon and Whiskey

Alison Curry is co-founder of Charleston Distilling Co. with her husband Steve Heilman. They both came out of high-pressure careers – Steve was a trader and Alison was in Sales – to pursue their dream of distilling fine, small batch spirits. Four years ago, they packed everything up, moved from Chicago, and planted roots on […]


Jules & Statoya Talk Shop And Answer Some Of Our Own 70 Questions

This week, we’re in the studio alone. No guests, just Statoya, me, and a mic. Each week, at the end of every episode, we ask our guests to give us 4 numbers out of 70 and they have to spontaneously answer the questions associated with the numbers they’ve chosen. We thought this week it might be […]


Believing Faith Is An Art, Asking For What You Want, And Celebrity Headshots

Levi Walker is truly one of a kind. With his contagious personality, his unwavering faith in God, his background in the dance and acting world, and his confidence to relentlessly pursue his dreams, Levi started Levi Walker Photography. He’s based in Vegas, but came from the world of Los Angeles. Through this company, he has […]


The Evolution of Graphic Design, Valuing Relationships, And Living Your Life With Big Impact

Gil Shuler is one incredible guy. He founded and has been growing his company, Gil Shuler Graphic Designs, Inc. in Charleston, SC for the past 32 years. In that time, he has done all things graphic design including building and developing lots of brands, doing all kinds of packaging work, and creating a ton of […]


Making Choices To Construct Our Life, Having A Magnetic Energy, And The Importance Of A Mastermind Group For Your Success

Sara Christensen is a powerhouse of a GSD entrepreneur. She has started and lead 5 different businesses over the past almost 25 years. Her largest business was bringing in $10M in revenue each year until she was forced to sell her portion of the business because of a difficult (shady, in her words) situation with […]


Matchmaking Happiness, Caring Deeply For Your Clients, And Trying To Find Balance When Doing What You Love

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to talk with a professional matchmaker, this is an episode you’re going to love. Buffie Bell Lilly is a South Carolina native who has made it her profession to create love matches within her business Charleston Wine Pairings. Coming from the medical world, you might think […]


Elevating the Charleston Food Scene, Helping People Have Memorable Experiences, and Winning A James Beard Award

Hanna Raskin is The Post & Courier’s Food Editor & Critic and is probably not a stranger to many in the Charleston food scene. If you’re a Charleston resident, or a frequent visitor of Charleston, you’d be well-served to follow Hanna to get guidance on all your culinary experiences. And, if you’re a chef in […]


Embracing Hard Work, Getting Strength From Each Other, and Constantly Seeking Out New Opportunities

In our 2nd Power Couple Hour interview, we have the privilege of talking with Kelli & Sunshine Garrett. These two are every part GSD Entrepreneurs. They are partners both in life and in business, and are driven to be the very best they can be. Coming from small town rural South Carolina, they grew up […]


Jules & Statoya Talk Shop: Lessons Learned While Captaining A 90 Ft. Yacht

For the past 10 days, we had the amazing privilege of being a part of a 4 person crew on a 90 ft. yacht (pictured right). The owner needed to bring the boat from New York City all the way down the east coast to Ft. Lauderdale, FL. It was an opportunity of a lifetime […]


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