Christina Rivera, Host

Claire Chandler helps ambitious companies scale without the growing pains, by finding and fixing performance bottlenecks. She aligns executive leadership around a unifying vision that attracts and retains the right talent to accomplish the company’s mission.

The President and Founder of Talent Boost, Claire leverages over 25 years of experience in people leadership, human resources and business ownership to boost leadership alignment and effectiveness. She has extensive expertise in organizational effectiveness, executive coaching, leadership development, communication strategy, employment branding, succession management, employee onboarding and engagement, talent infrastructure, and strategic planning. Her highly interactive and engaging facilitation style fosters the learning and commitment of diverse audiences, both small and large.

Claire holds a certificate in strategic HR leadership from Cornell’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, a master’s degree from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, and a bachelor's degree from Fairfield University. She is the author of The Whirlpool Effect: Inspire the FLOW that Boosts Company Performance, and co-author of Leading Beyond A Crisis: A Conversation About What’s Next.
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Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas and with her grassroots approach, Kimberly Friedmutter (pronounced Freedmutter) is a member-at-large of UCLA Health System Board and is widely known as the “Mystic in Cowboy Boots” and as the host and producer of her own long-running radio talk show on Howard Stern’s KLSX 97.1 FM Los Angeles. A board-certified Master Hypnotist and NLP Trainer, she has appeared on Entertainment Tonight, The Doctors, TLC and CNN, among many national media outlets.

Friedmutter teaches us how to harness our subconscious and use our intuition to achieve our highest goals and deepest desires. with the same techniques, she has shared with stars and political powerbrokers. Drawing on her rigorous training in hypnosis and neurolinguistic programming (NLP), as well as her own incredible life—Kimberly shows everyone how to tap into the source within them for the creativity and courage to achieve positive, lasting change and live the great, big, marvelous life of their dreams.

Our guest today is author Adam Jablin, who is releasing his new book titled “Lotsaholic”!

At just 30 years old, Adam had everything a successful business man is supposed to want - a beautiful wife, a newborn baby, a gorgeous home, steady career... but instead of being happy, he was in the grips of alcoholism and addiction. His family intervenes and Adam is taken to The Hanley Center where his world is changed forever. In rehab he meets spiritual teachers, doctors, psychiatrists, and other alcoholics and addicts that lead him to confront his disease head on.

Our guest today is author Adam Jablin, who is releasing his new book titled “Lotsaholic”!

At just 30 years old, Adam had everything a successful business man is supposed to want - a beautiful wife, a newborn baby, a gorgeous home, steady career... but instead of being happy, he was in the grips of alcoholism and addiction. His family intervenes and Adam is taken to The Hanley Center where his world is changed forever. In rehab he meets spiritual teachers, doctors, psychiatrists, and other alcoholics and addicts that lead him to confront his disease head on.

Case Lane | Writer. Entrepreneur. Observer to the future. Founder of Ready Entrepreneur helping aspiring entrepreneurs achieve lifestyle freedom.

Today Case delves into how online entrepreneur can protect and grow their online business even in these turbulent times.

Richard Lynch is a Waynesville, Ohio-based country music artist, who has compiled a long list of country hits and chart toppers in the world of traditional country music. His single, "A Better Place" topped the New Music Weekly AM/FM country chart, the IndieWorld Country Record Report, and spent an incredible 32 weeks atop the Roots Music Report True Country chart. His next 4 singles also topped the country airplay charts, including a duet with Grammy Award Winner, Rhonda Vincent. Richard's single, "Country Music Isn't Country Anymore" went Top 25 on the iTunes Canada sales chart. His last single, "Pray on the Radio" received Christian radio airplay and charting, also reaching the US iTunes Single Sales chart. Lynch has appeared on WSM Radio Nashville, RFD TV, Fox TV, and countless other media outlets.Richard is a member of the Ohio Country Music Hall of Fame, The Independent Country Music Hall of Fame, and he is a Billboard Magazine Emerging Artist. He is also the host of "Traditionally Lynch," airing on TV and radio, and he's the founder of the Love Tattoo Foundation for veterans.

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Debbie Peterson is President, Business Keynote Speaker and Career Mindset Strategist at Getting to Clarity. She has successfully worked with professionals at various stages of their career in corporations, associations, and charitable organizations to accelerate professional success.

As a professional speaker, she helps audiences to develop an elevated mindset for accelerated results in their career. And, as a career mindset strategist and coach, she helps them successfully achieve their next level in career by harnessing the power of their thoughts.

Her audiences and clients have shared that they have experienced more clarity of direction, producing better business decisions; increased focus for clearer, consistent action; and more momentum, keeping them motivated and achieving the next level of success.

Debbie is the author of “CLARITY: How Smart Professionals Create Career Success on Their Terms”

Ben Baker is the founder of Your Brand Marketing, Ben helps clients understand what makes them special, unique and engaging. For the past 25 years, he has been helping companies communicate internally and developing the next generation of leaders. Through his work, brands tell engaging and meaningful brand stories that elevate and engage employees and compel customers to take action.

Claire Chandler helps complex, growing businesses build sustainable, profitable organizations. As the president and founder of Talent Boost, she leverages over 25 years of experience in business leadership, human resources and communications to boost leadership alignment and effectiveness. Through her work, leaders become magnets for the right talent to achieve their mission.

TODAY, Ben and Claire impart valuable wisdom from their latest book: Leading Beyond a Crisis.

While COVID-19 has impacted the entire world, it is not the first crisis leaders have had to face, nor will it be the last.The question is, how do we maintain calm in the midst of crisis, while continuing to move our companies forward?

Get the first cheaper of their book: Leading Beyond a Crisis

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Nicholas Hinrichsen went to Stanford's Graduate School of Business in 2011, started a company in 2014, raised $10M venture capital by 2015 and sold the business to in 2017.

In June 2020, Nicholas and Chris Coleman teamed up again to start Clutch, a technology platform to refinance auto loans. The goal of the two founders is to lower the monthly car payments of Americans with challenged credit.

Daron Robertson is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of BroadPath, a global BPO service provider that has redefined how remote work is conducted. Since its launch in 2008, BroadPath has become widely recognized as “best in class” with thousands of employees working from home offices in 50 states and 4 countries.

Daron has expanded BroadPath’s offering with the addition of Bhive, an innovative virtual technology platform that recreates an open office environment while addressing the common remote challenge of connectivity, accountability, and security. With its unique collaborative working culture, employees are able to communicate effectively, while companies are able to safeguard sensitive data with the transparency features. To ensure employees never felt distant, Daron enhanced the platform with the addition of a wellness program, HiveLife, that features stress management, meditation, and nutritional classes.

Prior to starting BroadPath, Daron was a strategy consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) within the technology, travel, and hospitality sectors. Daron received a B.S. from Grinnell College, and went on to complete his MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Daron Robertson, Bhive and Broadpath have been featured in prominent publications such as TechRepublic and Business News Daily. Additionally, Daron has been a guest contributor for CEOWorld Magazine.  

In his spare time, you’ll find Daron playing fingerstyle guitar, reaching new heights as a rock climber, and cooking for his family. &

Jodie Hopperton is a British media executive based in Los Angeles. In a career spanning more than 15 years, she has worked with technology startups in addition to corporate roles with Trinity Mirror and the New York Times. She has also worked with nonprofits such as the World Association of Newspapers and the Global Editors Network.

She lived in Paris, Madrid and London before moving to Los Angeles in 2015, where she founded FORE:media in the belief that Los Angeles has become every bit as inspiring as Silicon Valley – probably more so. Realizing that Los Angeles isn’t an easy city to understand, she recently wrote Los Angeles Reinvented to demystify the city and to convey to the wider world the scale and depth of the innovation taking place there.

Ardre Orie is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and author on a mission to change the way women and girls see themselves and the world through business, branding, and media. She is the CEO of 13th & Joan Publishing House, a multimedia publishing agency that has helped thousands of aspiring entrepreneurs and young creatives succeed in business. As a Celebrity Ghostwriter, Orie has written for a host of clients including Grammy Award-winning artists, A-list Hollywood actors, professional athletes, and a bevy of entrepreneurs and everyday heroes. Orie's work has been featured on VH1, MTV, WETV, Bravo, BET, Centric, and more.

Kevin DuBois started with nothing more than a clothes hanger and built Lapels Dry Cleaning into a near 100-plus store franchise—all the while developing an environmentally friendly dry cleaning company that features the world’s only 100 percent environmentally non-toxic cleaning process. How did he do it?

In addition to building Lapels Dry Cleaning into a national franchise, Kevin literally wrote the book on running a dry cleaning business-- Entrepreneurial Insanity in the Dry Cleaning Business. In addition to insights about the dry cleaning business, the book offers insights on systems that can help the small business owner become an entrepreneur. Kevin also clearly distinguishes the differences. Today Kevin and I discuss ways they have thrived in spit of COVID-19, and tips to help other business owners reinvent and come out on top of this crisis.

Chad E. Foster is a motivational speaker, author, and business executive who went blind in his late teens and then went on to become the first blind graduate of Harvard Business School. He teaches and shares his wisdom today on how everyone can triumph over tragedy.

Kristina Vetter, CEO of Tonik Cycling Apparel, decided eight years ago while prepping for a 100-mile bike ride that they were tired of feeling frumpy while enjoying the sport they loved. They set out to create the best fitting women’s bike jersey ever, one that would fit not only racers, but real women.

She spent years designing, refining and perfecting truly flattering bike jerseys that actually fit YOUR body - with a built-in allowance for the chest, a longer back so it stays put, and soft, anti-bacterial and UPF 50+ fabric with just the right amount of stretch and a fit that flows naturally over the body.

Tonik Cycling Apparel mission is to bring you performance apparel that fits and flatters EVERY woman’s body and makes every woman feel confident on their bike, on the running trail, or in the yoga studio.

Doorman by trade. A writer...ALWAYS! Eddie H. Cisneros on realizing his dream of becoming a published author. Apart from his novel series, Hispanicus, Eddie H. Cisneros has two finished screenplays under his belt. A stylized thriller titled BEND about New York City homicide detectives on the trail of a serial killer and its sequel. He also served as a contributing writer for a real estate website with bi-weekly posts titled, "A Doorman Speaks" for a little over two years.

Sharon is a dog and publicity expert and the founder of Good Dogs! and Get Free Publicity Today. She has been a business owner and Entrepreneur for over 19 years. Sharon’s businesses have included Complementary Therapies, Dog Training and PR, and during the last 13 years she has contributed to more than 50 different local and national newspapers, magazines, TV and radio shows and has received over £1.5 million ($2 million) in free publicity and free advertising.

Sharon is a regular contributor to, has written for the HuffPost and has been interviewed on some of the top podcast shows from all around the world, she is also the co-author of 2 highly acclaimed books called 'Successful Women in Business' and 'Every Entrepreneurs Guide: Running Your Own Business.'

Sharon was featured in the BBC TV Show ‘Britain’s most embarrassing pets’ and Channel 5’s ‘When TV animals go horribly wrong’, she has also had a regular slot on BBC Radio since 2008 where she answers the listeners’ questions. Her online dog training courses sell all over the world and her main focus today is teaching business owners and entrepreneurs how to build a brand, increase visibility and grow their business by creating win-win situations with the media.
Founder - Good Dogs!

Justin Pogue is a real estate consultant and author based in San Jose, CA. His services are sought after by property management companies, investors, and real estate consulting companies alike. FOX News, The Mercury News,, and have all featured his insights for the benefit of their audiences.

Justin Pogue got his start in real estate by purchasing properties on the Lands Available list in the state of Florida. Since 2003, he has developed and managed apartments, rental homes, and student housing across the United States. Justin holds a degree in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, as well as an MBA from The Darden School at the University of Virginia. As a San Jose native, he also attended Bellarmine College Preparatory and the Harker School.

Justin is the author of “Rental Secrets: Reduce Your Rent - Get Better Value - Create Quality Communities”

Edward Madongorere is the CEO and co-founder of MOON Ultra. A jack of many trades, Ed worked in Marketing at Comcast, Developed E-Learning programs and pioneered the video email marketing process at Cisco and was a designer & project manager at Affectiva. As a talented UX/UI design and cinematographer he would found Edemanté Design & Film where he produced stunning ads and content for clients. His work has appeared on CNN, Fox, CBS, MTV, NECN and more. With a magnetic personality and love for people, he encourages others to pursue their dreams and overcome challenges. “Connecting with people, creating new and unforgettable memories is what it’s all about.” MOON was born out a need to connect and share. Edward also sits on the Advisory board of multiple technology companies. Get your own Moon Ultra today at:

After three years in corporate America, Stephanie Scheller built a business from scratch in under five months to replace her corporate income and walked away to run her own sales training company full-time. After growing to the most active and largest sales organization in Central Texas in under a year, Stephanie realized there is more to business than sales and now is dedicated to creating business owners out of operators & making business-growth knowledge & application widely available.

John A. Chuback, M.D., is Board Certified in General Surgery and Cardiovascular Surgery. He received his MD degree from Rutgers University and has been in private practice in New Jersey for 18 years.

Dr. Chuback practiced open heart surgery for the first 6 years of his career and then made a paradigm shift and focused on laser treatment of varicose vein disease. The doctor is also a successful entrepreneur.

He is the Chief Medical Officer at Chuback Medical Group, and founder of BiosupportMD, a nutraceutical company which produces dietary supplements to support good health. He is also an patent holding inventor and visual artist.

He is the recipient of many honors and awards in the field of medicine and surgery. Dr. Chuback also created Chuback Education which offers programs on weight management, smoking cessation, personal development, and academic achievement.

He is the author of Make Your Own Damn Cheese: Understanding, Navigating, and Mastering the 3 Mazes of Success and Kaboing! 50 Ideas That Will Springboard You To Academic Greatness. He has more titles on the way in the very near future.

Dr. Chuback’s greatest ambition is to educate as many people as he can about the incredible truth: their personal potential for achievement, success, happiness and service is nearly limitless and the key to unlocking this immense resource lies in their own magnificent mind.

Taylor Draper, CEO and co-founder of Inherent Clothier, an online custom menswear shop that is both a personal stylist and a mental health awareness movement.

Inherent Clothier inspires bold confidence through custom menswear, providing modern-day “suits of armor” while empowering communities to speak openly about mental health. Built to battle the all-too-common “walk it off” and “man up” approaches to mental health struggles, Inherent Clothier helps men build a fully functional, versatile wardrobe that awakens inherent inner confidence and authentic self-expression. Pairing the luxury of a personal tailor with impeccable service and the convenience of a digital concierge, the company offers online appointment bookings, as well as home, office, or web-based custom fittings. Both a couturier and a movement, Inherent Clothier proudly partners with local and national organizations helping to build awareness around men’s mental health issues like anxiety, depression, and self-doubt. Proving that, together, “We are strong. We are courageous. We will overcome.” Get a first look at upcoming events, collaborations, and new collections on Instagram @InherentClothier. Suited for wellness. Built for confidence.
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Author, Podcaster, and International Speaker, Maura Sweeney shares her #SavvyBizTip L.E.A.D. to Grow for Success.

Heather DeSantis is a top millennial publicist and the CEO and Founder of Publicity for Good (PFG), a purpose-driven public relations firm.

A Forbes 30 Under 30 Nominee and former Miss Ohio International, Heather attended The Fund for American Studies Institute of Philanthropy and Voluntary Services at Georgetown University in 2010, and began her public relations career in 2012, working with clients including Panera Bread and two former NFL players. She then established Publicity for Good in 2016 and now leads a team of 15 remotely from an Airstream while traveling around the United States.

Heather’s disruptive approach uses public relations not to push products, but to put the spotlight on a brand’s higher purpose and socially impactful activities. This principle has guided PFG in generating millions of earned media impressions for its clients, from over 3,000 media outlets and counting.

Heather also founded Good Side News in early 2020, an online publication that aims to bring light to the positive side of life and current events amidst a global crisis.

Heather has appeared as a speaker at SXSW, Docusign Momentum, and other industry conferences. She is also a contributor for Thrive Global, Kivo Daily, and Disrupt Magazine.Her entrepreneurial journey and nomadic way of life have been featured on major news outlets, including ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, Entrepreneur, iHeart Media, Business Insider, MSN, and Inside Edition.


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Christina is a corporate accounts receivable consultant, speaker, and internet podcast host of Savvy Business, Life Unscripted. Her background in corporate finance extends beyond twenty-five years.

Savvy Business started in April 2012 as a marketing tool for her receivables business, but quickly snowballed into an exciting entity. Her platform supports knowledgeable individuals and business owners in sharing their expertise, knowledge, tips, and stories.

Savvy Business, Life Unscripted features businesses of all fields, and inspirational individuals.
Tosca Reno, Canada's leading health expert, best-selling author, columnist, and motivational speaker
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