Pushing the Envelope as a Middle School Teacher with Jordana McCudden

August 30, 2017 in Episodes

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Meet Jordana

Jordana McCudden has been teaching in the 5th largest school district in the nation for 18 years. Learn how she, as a middle school teacher, goes out of her way to keep herself educated and relevant so her students get the best possible education. Jordana shares what her daily challenges are, advice for students who are entering middle school for the first time, and practical tips for parents.

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Leadership Excursion Co. (@LeadExCo) specializes in hands-on leadership training including leadership training with horses. They provide team building, custom team and executive retreats, and business coaching services. Proponents of the betterment of women both personally and professionally, Leadership Excursion Co. hosts Spark Women’s Leadership Retreat. A retreat designed to educate and lift women up. Take advantage of free leadership tips delivered to your inbox every Monday.

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Power of Prayer, Faith, and Family with Christy Echols

August 23, 2017 in Episodes

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Meet Christy

Christy is the owner of Paragon Development Group and founder of Christian Women in Business Nevada. She helps businesses obtain their women-owned business certification and spent the last year opening Elevate Church with her husband. Listen in as Christy shares how she overcomes challenges in a home where family and faith come first.

Christy mentioned the following organizations and resources on the show:

“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us” – Ephesians 3:20

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Leadership Excursion Co. (@LeadExCo) specializes in hands-on leadership training including leadership training with horses. They provide team building, custom team and executive retreats, and business coaching services. Proponents of the betterment of women both personally and professionally, Leadership Excursion Co. hosts Spark Women’s Leadership Retreat. A retreat designed to educate and lift women up. Take advantage of free leadership tips delivered to your inbox every Monday.

The Coop, Las Vegas’ newest co-working office located in Summerlin, NV. The Coop offers shared or private office space, thoughtful amenities, and is conveniently located near restaurants, coffee, a grocery store, and other convenient stores all within walking distance.

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Stephanie Rosol on Cycling from San Francisco to Los Angeles

August 16, 2017 in Episodes

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Earlier this year, Stephanie Rosol rode her bicycle 545 miles from San Francisco to Los Angeles for the third consecutive year to raise money in support of ending AIDS. Learn how this experience directly supports her executive coaching business, Skye Coaching and a glimpse into what it’s like to be a coach.

Stephanie also shares how she started her career working in valet only to find herself reporting directly to Steve Wynn and overseeing the opening of the Encore Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas as the VP of Human Resources. Lots of wonderful and insightful tidbits in this episode!

Resources that Stephanie mentioned on the show:

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Leadership Excursion Co. (@LeadExCo) specializes in hands-on leadership training including leadership training with horses. They provide team building, custom team and executive retreats, and business coaching services. Proponents of the betterment of women both personally and professionally, Leadership Excursion Co. hosts Spark Women’s Leadership Retreat. A retreat designed to educate and lift women up. Take advantage of free leadership tips delivered to your inbox every Monday.

The Coop, Las Vegas’ newest co-working office located in Summerlin, NV. The Coop offers shared or private office space, thoughtful amenities, and is conveniently located near restaurants, coffee, a grocery store, and other convenient stores all within walking distance.

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Vital Germaine | Circus Performer Turned Inspirational Leader

August 9, 2017 in Episodes

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Vital Germaine is a keynote speaker, author of Flying Without A Net, and owner of Engage Consulting. While living in New York City, Vital took a risk and tried out for Cirque Du Soleil. Before he knew it, he was traveling the world, performing in front of thousands of people.

In this episode, Vital reveals his life story and how he transitioned from being a performing artist for arguably the most famous production company in the world to how he impacts individuals, teams, and organizations through his engaging keynotes and workshops. He also touches on:

  • The importance of trust in teamwork
  • People who have inspired him along the way
  • Overcoming a career-ending injury
  • Advice for entrepreneurs

Visit Vital’s personal website to learn more about his story and purchase his books, Flying Without a Net (part 1 and 2). To invite Vital to speak or to inquire about his consulting services, visit Engage Teams.

Books that Vital mentioned on the show:

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Leadership Excursion Co. (@LeadExCo) specializes in hands-on leadership training including leadership training with horses. They provide team building, custom team and executive retreats, and business coaching services. Proponents of the betterment of women both personally and professionally, Leadership Excursion Co. hosts Spark Women’s Leadership Retreat. A retreat designed to educate and lift women up. Take advantage of free leadership tips delivered to your inbox every Monday.

The Coop, Las Vegas’ newest co-working office located in Summerlin, NV. The Coop offers shared or private office space, thoughtful amenities, and is conveniently located near restaurants, coffee, a grocery store, and other convenient stores all within walking distance.

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Stephani Ortiz | Daughter of an Undocumented Immigrant

August 2, 2017 in Episodes

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Meet Stephani

Stephani Ortiz is the owner of CAST Design Team, a Las Vegas-based web design and personal branding agency. She is also a member of the Young Professional Society’s Board of Director’s and recently won the up-and-comer award presented by the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Nevada. In this episode, Stephani shares:

 

  • Her mother’s journey to America
  • What inspired her to become a designer
  • How she responded to being fired
  • The importance of branding
  • How she builds relationships with her clients
  • Organizing work without a set schedule
  • Networking tips

For more information and to stay updated, follow Stephani and the Cast Design Team on Facebook.

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Leadership Excursion Co. (@LeadExCo) specializes in hands-on leadership training including leadership training with horses. They provide team building, custom team and executive retreats, and business coaching services. Proponents of the betterment of women both personally and professionally, Leadership Excursion Co. hosts Spark Women’s Leadership Retreat. A retreat designed to educate and lift women up. Take advantage of free leadership tips delivered to your inbox every Monday.

The Coop, Las Vegas’ newest co-working office located in Summerlin, NV. The Coop offers shared or private office space, thoughtful amenities, and is conveniently located near restaurants, coffee, a grocery store, and other convenient stores all within walking distance.

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