076: Born to influence with Esther 'Pinky' Kiss

Esther “Pinky” Kiss is the founder of Born To Influence, a boutique publicity firm specializing in helping experts and personal brands get more publicity, leads and sales. Her clients have been featured on TV, in newspapers, magazines and on some of the top podcasts in the world, resulting in millions of dollars in additional sales.

075: Matching your perfect clients LINGO with Jeffrey Shaw

This week I sit down with my friend Jeffrey Shaw. He is the host of the popular business podcast Creative Warriors, a featured storyteller on The Moth, and a nationally acclaimed keynote speaker at creative and business conferences. For more than three decades, Jeffrey has been one of the most sought-after portrait photographers in the

072: Being your authentic self with Dov Baron

Dov Baron is a headline speaker for global conferences on leadership, influence, business and embracing purpose driven authentic leadership. He has been speaking internationally for over 30 years. He’s the man with a finger on the pulse of the evolving world of NextGen leadership. Be uniquely you. You have to be able to approach your life

071: Branding, Influence, and Impact with Mike Kim

Through my many years of entrepreneurship and public speaking I’ve happened upon some of the worlds leaders in their fields. From branding and podcasting to public speaking and business. I’ve decided that I want to share their knowledge with you in helping you get your message heard. The first episode in this new format I

GYMH 70 – A Potpourri of Insights and a Vision of Where We’re Going

Are you not getting the response or feedback you want? Maybe you’re talking to the wrong people – but the people who need your message are still out there waiting. Michael discusses three common pitfalls he has experienced, so you can avoid making the same mistakes. He then announces exciting new changes to the podcast

GYMH 69 – Rethinking Your Content Path

 We all, in building our expertise enterprise, have a content path – the path we discover as we think through and develop our message. We evolve what we think about a subject as a process over time. Michael walks you through how to use your past content for a better future in your business.

GYMH 68 – Integrity Matters

When you’re an expertise entrepreneur, the reality is that you are your brand. The business you’re building is based on your vision, wisdom, and expertise. There are several areas where your integrity will get tested as an expertise entrepreneur. Michael discusses the importance of integrity in the face of some common challenges. Sacrificing your integrity

GYMH 67 – Five Lessons from 66 Episodes of Podcasting

 Have you ever asked yourself if you should start a podcast? If you have a message you want to share, if you are comfortable talking about your message, and if you believe there are people who want to hear your message, then the answer is yes! There is nothing more valuable than having the

GYMH 66 – Five Takeaways From Putting My New Keynote on its Feet

Reflect upon and improve your public speaking by reflecting on these five key tips. Michael explains and summarizes the important lessons he learned from his recent experience putting together his new keynote speech. 1. Find the audience that is right for your message.  Finding small audiences aligned with your target audience can be helpful as

GYMH 65 – Velvet Ropes, Sunk Costs, and Your Core Message

Your journey is something that no one has walked but you. What you know may seem obvious to you, but it’s actually amazingly impactful to others. Michael discusses how to define your core message, how to use this message to refine what you offer, and what you can do to find the right people who