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Breakthrough Success

Wondering how to hit the breakthrough you've been looking for in your business and life? Breakthrough Success has you covered with one interview every Wednedsay where Marc discovers what makes influencers tick. Heavy hitters like Seth Godin, Ray Edwards, Bob Burg, John Lee Dumas, Mike Michalowicz, Neil Patel, Kim Garst, and many others have shared their experiences with achieving Breakthrough Success and accumulating remarkable growth. Breakthrough Success is for entrepreneurs, marketers, and business owners who want to build their own business empires and enjoy the merits of life beyond work as well.
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Jul 17, 2019

Jennifer Garrett is a dynamic, internationally recognized speaker, author of "Move the Ball", and an entrepreneurial-minded executive. Throughout her twenty-year career in Fortune 50 companies, she had a proven track record of delivering results, boosting organizational efficiency, and exceeding targets. Our guest is here today to take you into the end zone and score!

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Sometimes people don't raise their goals because they are comfortable."
"Test your boundaries."
"Do not associate yourself with people who are not moving you forward."
"Go all-in."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Life lessons from football
  • Sticking with your plan
  • Raising your goals
  • Surrounding yourself with the right people
  • Staying in it

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Jennifer's site

Jennifer's Book: Move The Ball

Connect with Jennifer on LinkedIn

 

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jul 15, 2019

Debbi Dachinger is a Media Visibility Strategist who helps her clients create a fierce and unique presence. She also hosts the syndicated “Dare to Dream” podcast, is the author of 3 international bestsellers, has contributed to 13 anthologies, and has been interviewed on over 800 media outlets.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Make sure your subject is right for the show."
"Visibility works on one's behalf."
"You don't hire for overwhelm."
"Hire for weakness."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Use your books to get on more podcasts
  • How to get podcast hosts to come to you
  • Growing your visibility
  • Using giveaways to get more downloads
  • Habits for success

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Ultimate Visibility Formula

Debbi's Website

Dare To Dream Radio + Podcast

Bestseller Launch Program -- email Debbi for the details (debontheradio@gmail.com)

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jul 10, 2019

Gerald Leonard offers a unique approach to accomplishing more productivity in the workplace. As an accomplished musician and TEDx Speaker; creativity, innovation, neuroscience and peak performance are part of his world. Gerald is a Certified Project Portfolio Management Consultant and a Conservatory Trained Classical and Jazz Bassist who has been reviewed by the New York Times and performed at Carnegie Hall. He is a member of the National Speaker Association, the author of "Culture is the Bass," and the soon to be released book "Workplace Jazz: How to I.M.P.R.O.V.I.S.E. - 9 Steps to a Successful Agile Project Team Transformation."

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Keep lists of everything you need to take care of."
"95% of our time is spent practicing."
"Go back to that love of practicing."
"It's about the enjoyment of practicing overall."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to use practice to rewire your brain
  • The bamboo tree metaphor that reveals how growth happens
  • Deliberate practice
  • Habits for success 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Gerald's book: Culture Is The Bass

Gerald's TEDx Talk

Work with Gerald

Have Gerald speak at your next event

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jul 8, 2019

James Casale is a state and national award-winning educator. He is the author of two highly praised common sense parenting books…Wise Up and be the Solution and Family Pledge. He speaks in front of local, state, and national organization on common sense parenting. He was also one of the breakout speakers at the National Family Engagement Summit in Richmond Virginia in March 2018.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"You chose to be a parent. You have responsibilities."
"Start with a positive attitude."
"The only thing that's going to save the public schools is good parenting."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How students can achieve better school grades
  • Successful parenting traits
  • The mindset of being a parent
  • Knowing school's role on the child and the parent's role on the child
  • Success habits

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Family Pledge

Wise Up And Be The Solution

Common Sense Parenthood

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jul 3, 2019

Barry Shore is on a mission is to change the world through Giving. He wants to do that by making everyday giving Effortless and Meaningful. He a successful serial entrepreneur who has been involved in ventures that netted him millions of dollars.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"We do outstanding."
"MAD, go Make A Difference."
"You control your thoughts."
"Listening is very important."
"Learn how to breathe."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Setting big goals and accomplishing them
  • Living a life of joy
  • Controlling your thoughts
  • Habits for success
  • The "ABC" Mentality 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Barry's site

Dlyted: Make Every Day Giving Effortless

Barry's podcast

Moment of Love

Grow Your Influence Book Series

 

Jul 1, 2019

Marc Reklau is the author of the International #1 Bestseller 30 DAYS: Change Your Habits, Change Your Life. He helps people with their habits, happiness, and productivity. As a Personal Development consultant, he helps companies to improve their work environment and company culture.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"The more books the better."
"Continually promote books for free or $0.99."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Boosting book sales with Amazon Ads
  • Finding the right keywords
  • Getting into Amazon Ads Spain
  • Getting Amazon to actually spend your money through their advertising network
  • Strategies to get more book reviews and a great cover 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Mark Reklau's site

30 Days - Change your habits, Change your life

Good Habits Academy

E345: Becoming A Bestselling Author Is The Key To Becoming A Highly Paid Authority In Your Space With Michelle Kulp

Mark Dawson

Book Bub

KDP Rocket

E6: How To Make Six Figures Writing Kindle Books With Steve Scott

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 26, 2019

Lori Lyons is the owner and Creative Director of Ignite Marketing. She is an entrepreneur, author, small business owner and sports fanatic. Everything that Ignite Marketing is about comes from her 35+ years of experience as a small business owner, graphics manager, print sales rep, print production flunkie, and everything in between.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Don't make social media the only thing you do."
"What do you do to help your clients."
"I put so much time into it that it had to work."
"Doctors don't treat themselves."
"Nobody cares who you are." (Context: they care about the value you can give them. Provide enough value and show up often, and they soon care about you too)
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Marketing for websites
  • Website building best practices
  • Taking massive action
  • Marketing habits
  • The best thing to do to grow 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here.

Free Worksheet from Lori: 3 Simple Shifts To Create Clarity, Specificity, and Momentum For Your Business

Ignite Marketing

E350: Getting More Comfortable Taking Risks For Your Biz With Hayley Luckadoo

E57: Unleashing Your Personal Brand In The Digital Age With Mark Schaefer

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 24, 2019

Wolf Castillo is a life skills, mindset coach and speaker for youth success and empowerment at Wolf Castillo Coaching. He is also a former professional acrobatic.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"You don't have the time. You make the time."
"Time doesn't just fall out of the sky."
"Add movement to your life."
"If you want to shoot forward you have to pull really far back."
"It's just the basics."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to live a life of empowerment
  • The work-life balance myth
  • How to achieve self-transformation
  • Compounding your results
  • Habits for success 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Wolf's website and social media accounts

The ONE Thing

The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People

Rich Dad Poor Dad

The War of Art

Art of War

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 19, 2019

Lisbeth Tanz is on a mission to bring you and your knowledge, information, and passions out of the shadows to a place of recognition and respect through the written word. She is also the founder of Fuzzy Dog where she helps authors reach more readers.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Consistency is one of the keys."
"Know when you shouldn't be writing."
"What do you want your book to do for you?"
"Mindmap your ideas."
"It has to be a well written book."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to write your own book
  • How to plan your book
  • Shattering the creative walls around you
  • Leveraging a book to grow your brand
  • Writing habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Fuzzy Dog LLC

Lisbeth's Resources

 

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 17, 2019

Luci Dumas is an award-winning full time portrait and wedding photographer who helps other photographers take their businesses to the next level.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Have some deadlines."
"You're running a business."
"Every day I wake up feeling like I have a boss (herself)."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to get more clients
  • Making money with your work
  • In-person event outreach
  • Understanding the competition around you
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Luci's site

Luci's free gift for us

The Kolbe Test

Luci@lucidumas.com 

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 14, 2019

Seth Buechley is a serial-entrepreneur and business founder focused on connecting high-potential leaders with the ideas, resources, and people they need to grow their enterprise and have lasting leadership impact. He currently serves as Chairman and CEO of Cathedral Consulting leading a team of consultants focused on providing financial systems, strategy, and merger & acquisition support to emerging businesses and non-profit under $20M in sales

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Get clear on your purpose."
"Satisfaction is on the other side of gratitude."
"When you get there, you can see past it."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Pursuing your ambitions
  • Feeling gratitude along the way
  • Daily gratitude exercises
  • Getting clear in your purpose
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Seth's book Ambition

Seth's site

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 12, 2019

Haris Reis is is a 2X national award winning entrepreneur, 2X National Bestselling author, KeyNote Speaker, and a digital marketer. He was previously the co-founder of Changing Lanes International which helped authors, speakers, and coaches build their brands online. He took the company to a 6-figure business in 10 months. He was also previously a growth hacker at VaynerMedia building Gary Vaynerchuk’s personal brand.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Anyone can get there."
"We have to give it time."
"I started with the end in mind."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to start your business at a young age
  • Getting through the age barrier
  • Advanced level outreach that got him a job at VaynerMedia
  • Advice for young entrepreneurs 
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Haris' site

Follow Haris on Instagram

Traffic & Conversion Summit

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 10, 2019

Atara Malach is a renowned parenting expert and certified executive business coach with thirty years experience as a successful private practice therapist. Blending her professional expertise with her real-life experience as a working mom raising her six children, she has developed a proven parenting system (GPS) to provide working moms with the skills and confidence they need to succeed both at home and at work.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Give them what they want."
"What would you do with an extra 3 hours per day?"
"There are over 200,000 books on Amazon about parenting."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Advice for working moms who want to be productive and better parents
  • The Stoplight Method
  • "Think and do" both
  • Achieving the work-life balance
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Atara's site

A Working Mom's GPS by Atara Malach

Ep 350: Get More Comfortable Taking Risks To Grow Your Business With Hayley Luckadoo

Special bonus for buying A Working Mom's GPS Book

Special bonus for all Breakthrough Success listeners

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 7, 2019

Rob Kall is an award-winning journalist, inventor, software architect, connector, and visionary. He’s written articles for places like the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, ABC, the HuffPost, Success, Discover, and other media. He's given talks and workshops to Fortune 500 execs and national medical and psychological organizations. He hosts some of the world's smartest, most interesting and powerful people on his Bottom-Up Radio Show. His site OpEdNews.com which has seen over 23 million visitors. He is also the author of The Bottom-up Revolution; Mastering the Emerging World of Connectivity. 

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Bottom up thinking is many to many."
"Connection is one of the most important words."
"I decided I could do this myself."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • The Bottom-Up Revolution
  • How to use blogging to expand your audience to the tune of over 23 million visitors
  • Rob's favorite social network for audience growth and how he uses that social network to grow
  • Building a community around your content
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

The Bottom-Up Revolution by Rob Kall

OpEd News

The Tao Of Physics by Fritjof Capra

The Systems View Of Life by Fritjof Capra

Soft Power by Joseph S. Nye Jr.

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 5, 2019

Fiona Harewood is an author who believes it is never too late to realize your ambitions. She conducts motivational workshops and seminars to help students consider returning to academia. She herself came to the U.S. with a limited education and rose above her circumstances and graduate college while working full-time. She currently works as a Staff Assistant with the Federal Government.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Find a mentor."
"Look at the journey one day at a time."
"Know what you are aiming for."
"You have to know what you want."
"I had to get up and do what I needed to do."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Pursuing dreams with full-time jobs
  • Balancing your job with your dreams
  • Age is not a limit to success
  • Rising above circumstances
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Fiona's site

I Did It...You Can, Too by Fiona Harewood

Grow Your Influence Book Series

Jun 3, 2019

Kingsley Grant has a focus is on helping business and team leaders become the leader everyone loves and wants to follow. He is a National & International Motivational Speaker, Leadership Consultant and Trainer, Licensed Psychotherapist, an Adjunct Professor, Podcaster, and a published Author. The contributing writer for places like the Huffington Post, Addicted 2 Success, Thrive Global and The Goodmen Project recently launched his newest book The Emotelligent Leader.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

 
"Emotional intelligence is the ability to be self-aware."
"Successful people operate on emotional intelligence."
"Be aware of what you are feeling."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Developing our emotional intelligence
  • Avoiding emotional hijacking
  • Becoming a better leader and role model
  • Leadership that works
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

The Kingsley Grant Show

Emotelligent Leader by Kinglsey Grant

Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 31, 2019

Jill Raff is highly experienced CX Strategist (Customer Experience) and published author.  For over 25 years she has been delivering world-class customer service and experiences.

Now she’s developed simple habits that anyone, even overworked entrepreneurs stretched too thin between work and family, can implement to right the ship, reverse disease, lose weight and feel great. She developed her customer-first philosophy growing up in the “McDonald’s family.” as her family opened store #150 in Ocala, Florida back in 1959.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"People are so busy putting out the fires."
"Why would you make it harder for yourself?"
"People are living in the moment." 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Enhancing the customer experience
  • How to better serve existing customers
  • Changing the customer culture
  • The E Cubed Model
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Jill's site

Jill's free Customer Experience Checklist

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 29, 2019

Dr. Stanley Robertson has come to be known as “the quit doctor” because of his relentless determination to heal the world of the stigma and shame associated with the concept of quitting. He is an author, coach, and speaker who grew up in a project building on the south side of Chicago. Jack Canfield, the creator of Chicken Soup for the Soul, calls today’s guest the coolest person he knows. 

*The title of the episode may trigger some people. Look through the quotes to get an idea. I was first skeptical to this idea when I first came across it a few years ago but now have a deeper understanding. Dr. Stanley Robertson delivered some great insights in this episode. He also provides many examples in the episode*

 

Quotes To Remember: 

 
"You cannot grow while you are talking." --I've used this one A LOT since our interview
"You should not quit because it's hard."
"Why am I telling him to do something he may not want to do?"
"We've been raised with the false notion that winners never quit."
"Successful people do quit all the time."
 
 
What You'll Learn:
  • The art of quitting
  • When to quit and when not to quit
  • Examples of people who got better because they quit
  • False notions and seeing through them
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

The Quit Doctor

Quit: The Last Principle Of Success

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 27, 2019

After an 8 year career in the NFL that includes a Super Bowl victory, Chukky Okobi is now a motivational speaker and certified master neuro-linguistic programming practitioner. He helps people get out of their own way, overcome bad habits and thought patterns that do not serve their life agendas, and create their own custom-designed, fulfilling lives. He’s played in the Rose Bowl and Super Bowl, and he was also a member of the Screen Actors Guild.

Special twist: I only have the mic for about two minutes in this episode as my brother played the role of host for this episode. I hope you enjoy this one :) 

 

Quotes To Remember:

"Your opinion is as valid as anyone else's."
"Read every single day."
"You cannot control the referee or your opponent."
"You are the only person living your experience."
"The library is free."
 

What You'll Learn:

  • Achieving success in your career
  • Overcoming obstacles along the journey
  • Daily habits for success
  • Thoughts to repeat to yourself
  • The "Master Lesson"

 

Key Links From The Episode:

Basic Instructions

Chukky Oboki: FB, Twitter, LinkedIn, IG


Recommended Books:

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

May 24, 2019

Michelle Abraham and Braden Ricketts are a brother sister tag team who helps clients launch their own podcasts. Both of them are business coaches who have witnessed the power of podcasting firsthand and help others harness that power. Braden is a project manager and copywriter, and one thing I love about Braden is that he’s got a non-profit that teaches entrepreneurship to local kids aged 7-12 years old. Michelle is an online marketing manager and podcast genius who has helped launch 30 podcasts in 2018 and has been speaking on stages about podcasting before most people knew what they were.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Your net worth is your network."
"Your uniqueness is your genius."
"Podcasting is a beautiful platform."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Launching your podcast
  • Becoming a guest on more podcasts
  • Managing other people's podcasts
  • Maintaining the balance between client work and business work
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Podcast Prelaunch Checklist

AmplifYou

Eventual Millionaire

Amy Porterfield's Podcast

EOFire

Business Wars Podcast

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 22, 2019

Rohit Sodha is an experienced General Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry. He’s skilled in areas like Sales, P&L management, Business Development, Operations management, and Strategy. His book Happiness To The Power Of Infinity is a guide to sustainable happiness for high achievers.

 

Quotes To Remember: 

"Tell yourself, 'I've got this.'"
"Condition your mind to be successful."
"Neutralize toxic people."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • Achieving happiness
  • Preserving your happiness
  • The 7 areas of your life that you need to master to be happy
  • Mentally conditioning your mind for success
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Happiness To The Power Of Infinity

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 20, 2019

Hayley Luckadoo is a speaker and coach who loves to empower women to take steps toward big dreams and a better life. She is a serial entrepreneur and big dreamer who took a hobby wedding planning business born out of a college dorm room and created a multi-business empire. Through her speaking, businesses, and passion project—the Females on Fire podcast—she creates content and resources to help women turn their “what if’s” into tangible realities.

 

Quotes To Remember:

"Everything you do in your life is a risk."
"Take that leap of faith."
"Everybody knows failure."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to get more comfortable with taking the right risks
  • Keeping a focus on the long-term
  • Weighing your options
  • Overcoming failure
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Females On Fire Podcast

Hayley's site

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 17, 2019

Scott Lorenz is a book publicist and President of Westwind Communications, a public relations and marketing firm that has a special knack for working with authors to help them get all the publicity they deserve and more. He works with bestselling authors and self-published authors promoting all types of books, whether it's their first book or their 15th book. He's handled publicity for books by CEOs, CIA Officers, Navy SEALS, Homemakers, Fitness Gurus, Doctors, Lawyers and Adventurers. His clients have been featured by Good Morning America, FOX & Friends, CNN, ABC News, New York Times, Nightline, TIME, PBS, LA Times, USA Today, Washington Post, Woman's World, & Howard Stern to name a few.

Quotes To Remember:

"Everything is available to everyone."
"When you have no money, you have to get creative."
"The more awards you win, the more credibility you will win."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to get more publicity for your books
  • How to apply for and win book awards
  • The best social networks to find and reach out to the media
  • How to get publicity for your book on a shoestring budget
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Scott's site

Westwind Communications

Grow Your Influence Book Series

May 15, 2019

Mike Rhodes is the Founder & CEO of WebSavvy.com.au a Google-award winning agency based in Australia that manages over $100M in ad spend. The internationally recognized speaker has spoken at places like Traffic & Conversion Summit, Synergy Digital Forum Moscow, Baby Bathwater & more. His most recent book The Ultimate Guide To Google AdWords is a bestseller with over 100,000 copies sold.

 

Quotes To Remember:

"20% of our searches each day have never been seen by Google."
"I spend 1-2 hours per day on my education."
"Is the juice worth the squeeze?" -- Joe Polish
  
What You'll Learn:
  • How to create profitable Google Ads
  • The Google Ad landscape and history
  • Google Ads VS Facebook Ads
  • Leveraging Google Ads to grow your business
  • Success habits 

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Want to see how we can work together? Schedule a free strategy call here

Web Savvy

Agency Savvy


Recommended Books:

Content Marketing Secrets

Podcast Domination

The Ultimate Guide To Google AdWords

The Book Of Joy

The 4-Hour Chef

May 13, 2019

Alexandra Stockwell is a Physician turned Relationship Coach. After practicing Family Medicine for seven years and helping families to heal their bodies and their relationships, she studied the science and the art of emotional and sensual connection. After creating joy in daily life, emotional connection, and intimacy with her husband, today’s guest began using the best of what she learned to help others create the joy, freedom, and connection they want.

 

Quotes To Remember
"Write down your values."
"Live according to your values."
"We love our work."
 
What You'll Learn:
  • How to heal relationships
  • Mastering the work-life balance
  • Opportunity cost
  • Determining your values
  • Removing guilt from your life

 

Key Links From The Episode: 

Email me marc@marcguberti.com if you want me to create your funnel (you must not be on ClickFunnels yet) 

Alexandra's site

Test Your Relationship IQ Test

 


Recommended Books:

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

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