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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Jan 30, 2019

Clay Green is a speaker, trainer, and and expert. He helps business owners and executives apply daily practices to safely enter and exit the state of flow and PERFORM in ways they have only dreamed of.


Quotes To Remember:

"The struggle stage of flow doesn't have to be struggle."

"You always want to be improving."

"If you have not started, start."

"Everyone has heard of some of the tiny tactics for higher performance."

"Everybody slips."

"Every day you need to be growing."


What You'll Learn:

  • Tapping into superhuman performance
  • The 3 essential habits
  • The 4 stages of flow
  • How to get out of struggles sooner
  • Recovering after flow


Key Links From The Episode:

Clay's website

Clay's mastermind

Clay's LinkedIn

Clay's Facebook


Recommended Books:

Think And Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The ONE Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan

Stealing Fire by Steven Kotler and Jaime Wheal

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

Jan 28, 2019

Kathleen Gage is the "no-nonsense, common sense" online marketing strategist, speaker, author, product creation specialist, and owner of Power Up For Profits. She helps entrepreneurs make money online. Her clients are driven by making a difference through their own unique voices. 


Quotes To Remember:

"You have to be willing to change with the times."
"Self-care is huge."
"The shorter the presentation, the smaller the sale."
"Do not depend on people to call you."
"Networking is the best way to get on stages."
"Keep in touch with people."
"Treat each speaking engagement like it's the only one you're going to get." 

What You'll Learn:

  • Getting on stages
  • Selling on stages
  • Attracting attendees to your events
  • Organizing events
  • Getting speakers for your events


Key Links From The Episode:


Power Up For Profits

Plant Based Eating For Health

Content Marketing Plaza

Recommended Books:

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

Power Up For Profits by Kathleen Gage

Rock & Roll At Any Age by Joan Lubar

Jan 25, 2019

Paresh Shah is the Chief of Strategy and Value Architect at the Non Obvious Company. He is a powerful mix of technologist, Harvard MBA, professor, mindfulness yogi, and classic rock lover that brings these domains together to transform companies, leaders and the individuals in their organizations. He has advised global executives from 20 countries on business strategy and is a former executive at strategy firm Monitor Company. He has taught strategy and innovation in multiple MBA programs around the world. His work has appeared on Forbes,, Inc, and many other places as well.


Quotes To Remember:

"Never insult yourself."

"Find other people you can jointly celebrate worthiness with."

"We can't move forward on any front unless we have a deep feeling of self-worth."

"There are a variety of ways to give and still take care of yourself."

"The world is shifting very dramatically right now."

"Lifters operate from a space of gratitude."

"Do you feel you are worthy to be extremely wealthy?"


What You'll Learn:


  • How to be a lifter leader
  • What it takes to make people click
  • Using consciousness to boost the bottom line
  • Balancing giving free stuff and selling stuff
  • Core mind shifts
  • How to boost creativity


Key Links From The Episode:

Non-Obvious Company

Paresh's TEDx


Recommended Books:

Non-Obvious by Rohit Bhargava

Flatland by Edwin A. Abbott

Bulls*** Jobs by David Graeber

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

Jan 23, 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.


Quotes To Remember:

"You can create any kind of life you want."
"Nobody had done it yet. Not that it couldn’t be done."
"I said, 'I’ll just take bicycle. I don’t care I just want to be there.'"
"Whatever your dream is, you have to initiate it."
"All that matters if what you think and what you want to create."

What You'll Learn:

  • How to win your version of the Super Bowl
  • Developing a strong work ethic
  • Focusing on your goals
  • Becoming the best
  • The success mindset


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

The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson

Outwitting The Devil by Napoleon Hill

Think And Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Jan 21, 2019

Alex Vorobieff is a highly sought-after speaker, business alignment coach, and the author of Transform Your Company. He is the founder and CEO of The Alex Vorobieff Company, a premier business transformation company. He recently launched a magazine and podcast — Confident ROI — to share business leader stories about what tools and concepts are working in the real world so listeners can confidently select the tool that will advance their company.


Quotes To Remember:

"Understanding the numbers didn't really solve the problem."

"Some leaders take for granted that people know where they're going."

"Walk through the process with them."

"To make a great advance forward, step back."

"We're all looking for how to live the best life."


What You'll Learn:

How to make work less frustrating

Essential tools for your business

Identifying underlying problems

Dealing with people and allowing them to grow

How to communicate with your team


Key Links From The Episode:

Confident ROI

Alex Vorobieff's site




Recommended Books:

Principles by Ray Dalio

Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers by Robert M. Sapolsky

Transform Your Company by Alex Vorobieff

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

Jan 18, 2019

Ilan and Guy Ferdman are far-seeing visionaries and relentless dreamers. They are successful entrepreneurs, speakers, and life coaches who has helped thousands of people all over the world connect to their inner passion and radically transform their lives. They are also the co-founders of Satori Prime and co-hosts of the Have It All Podcast.


Quotes To Remember:

"The better questions you ask, the better your life will become."

"I don't have a 5 Step Formula...nobody dances quite the same way."

"If you're going to invest that much energy into something, something has to happen."

"Like every new entrepreneur, I thought I was going to be a millionaire in 3 months."

"One of the biggest mistakes is trying to have the whole plan."

"When people don't achieve results, they tend to do a lot more work." (chicken running with it's head off)


What You'll Learn:

  • How to accomplish your goals the right way
  • How to recover after losing it all
  • How to be happy
  • Living life on your terms
  • How transformations happen
  • Meditations that work


Key Links From The Episode:

Satori Prime


Have It All Podcast

Content Marketing Plaza


Recommended Books:

The Untethered Soul by Michael Singer

The Presence Process by Michael Brown

Surrender Experiment by Michael Singer

Infinite Self by Stuart Wilde

Mindset by Carol S. Dweck

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti

Jan 16, 2019

Adam Lewis Walker is a mindset mentor, KeyNote speaker, TEDx speaker, and #1 bestselling author. He is also the host of the top-ranked podcast Awaken Your Alpha interviewing the world’s elite in over 300 episodes since 2014. His new book 'AWAKEN YOUR ALPHA Tales & Tactics To Thrive' became an international bestseller as of October 2018. 


Quotes To Remember:

"Reading the right stuff is key."

"Find out what fires you up."

"If it's important to you, you need to start today."

"Do it, do it now."

"What can you do today?"

"Don't compare your reality with someone's highlight reel."

"Everyone is in control of the start of their day."

"We're all going to have adversities."

"Comparison is a route to unhappiness and stress."

"It's easy to do it but it's also easy not to do it."

"No one has a new problem."


What You'll Learn:

  • Awakening your alpha
  • How to start thriving
  • What will help you overcome adversities
  • How to avoid beating yourself up for past mistakes
  • Getting your priorities straight and doing them


Key Links From The Episode:

Adam's site

Awaken Your Alpha Book

Content Marketing Plaza


Recommended Books:

Tim Ferriss' books

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

The 50th Law by Robert Green and 50 Cent

The War Of Art by Steven Pressfield

Jan 14, 2019

Eileen Mendel is a former highly paid corporate insider and expert in scaling businesses with over 30 years experience. When she built her first business, she achieved massive growth right away from $60K in her first year to over $250K in the third year. Her revenue has been growing at around 50% or more each year.


Quotes To Remember:

"It's essential to have a CRM."

"Go in there with confidence."

"Just go for it anyway."

"If you want to grow your company, you have to push yourself outside of your comfort zone."

"Talk to high level people constantly."

"Identify what you're good at."

"Get to know who the customer is."


What You'll Learn:

  • How to achieve massive results faster
  • Building relationships with decision makers in big corporations
  • The millionaire mindset
  • How to reach out to Fortune 500 Companies
  • Habits for success


Key Links From The Episode:

The Balanced Millionaire--you can get her free eBook "The Secrets To Spur High Business Growth That No One Ever Talks About" on her site

Content Marketing Plaza


Recommended Books:

Influence by Robert Cialdini

Start With Why by Simon Sinek

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Jan 11, 2019

Jay Kali is the Strength Architect who helps people get stronger, motivated, and feel empowered. As the founder and driving force behind three fitness businesses in Cancun, Mexico, he worked closely with over 2,200 students in less than 2 years. His book Educate Demonstrate Motivate helps women get stronger physically, mentally, and emotionally for lifelong results.


Quotes To Remember:

"If you’re comfortable, there’s a problem."
"Become the best version of yourself."
"If we’re trying to build a legacy, why not try to live longer?"
"Figure out what motivates you."
"Consistency builds overtime."
"We have to figure out what we like and what we enjoy."

What You'll Learn:

  • How to get physically stronger
  • How to get mentally stronger
  • Maintaining consistency
  • How to live longer
  • How to find time to care for yourself


Key Links From The Episode:

Free Book: Educate. Demonstrate. Motivate

Episode 282: Hustle, Grind, And Repeat With Matt LeBris

Episode 294: Everything It Takes To Be A Productive Writer With Nina Amir

Recommended Books:

Psycho Cybernetics by Maxwell Maltz

How To Sell Your Way Through Life by Napoleon Hill

You Too Can Be Prosperous by Robert A. Russell

The Magic Of Believing by Claude M. Bristol

3 Magic Words by Uell S. Andersen

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

The Power Of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Henry Ford's Autobiography

Elon Musk's Autobiography

Sam Walton's Autobiography

Jeff Bezos' Autobiography

Jan 9, 2019

Nina Amir is known as the Inspiration-to-Creation Coach because she moves her clients from ideas to realized dreams by combining their passion and purpose and helping them take inspired action. She works with many aspiring authors and bloggers but also coaches and consults with speakers, coaches, and conscious business owners who want to become high performing nonfiction authors, bloggers, or both. 


Quotes To Remember:

"A nonfiction book is just a series of articles on the same topic."
"Where our thoughts are…that determines where our emotions are."
"The most productive writers master their psychology."
"Master your mind."
"Look for ways to automate what you’re doing."
"Focus on something that makes you happy."
What You'll Learn:
  • What productive authors focus on that regular authors don't
  • How to make a living as a writer
  • What it takes to build an author platform
  • The key habits of productive writers
  • How to stay energetic throughout the day
Key Links From The Episode:
Nina Amir's Site--scroll down on her site to get your free copy of 20 High-Perofrmance Habits And Strategies
Free Writing Productivity Quiz
Content Marketing Plaza
Recommended Books:
High Performance Habits by Brendan Burchard
The Charge by Brendan Burchard
Success Principles by Jack Canfield
Books written by Tony Robbins


Jan 7, 2019

John Mitchell specializes in getting people to apply the lessons from Think And Grow Rich, one of the most well-known personal development books of all-time. He teaches a 12 minute a day technique to high achievers and entrepreneurs who are determined to make 7-figures each year. He’s got over 35 years of experience as an entrepreneur and is on the faculty of one the top business schools in the country – The McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin


Quotes To Remember:

"What you envision on detail in a daily basis is what shows up in your life."
"Your daily actions are driven by your thoughts." 
"Hard work doesn't work." (the context of this quote is that there's more to achieving success than just hard work without clarity and a few other things)
"If you do life like everybody else, you're going to get an average life."
"Your time is your most valuable commodity."
What You'll Learn:
  • How to think your way to 7-figures
  • The approach to actually applying lessons from Think And Grow Rich
  • The 12 Minute/Day Technique that expands success
  • What actually determines your success
  • How to make your business plan top of mind
  • What mega achievers do differently from everyone else
  • The dirty little secret in the human achievement field
Key Links From The Show:
Think It Be It
Text "Genius" to 44222 for a free short video series on how to apply the 12 minute technique
Content Marketing Plaza
Recommended Books:
Think And Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
How To Win Friends And Influence People by Dale Carnegie
7 Habits Of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
Jan 3, 2019

Seth Godin is the author of nineteen international bestsellers that have been translated into over 35 languages. His body of work changed the way people think about marketing and the work we produce. By focusing on everything from effective marketing and leadership, to the spread of ideas and changing everything, he has been able to motivate and inspire countless people around the world.

He has been an incredible role model since the early stages of my journey. Seth is an incredible person and I know you'll get a lot from this episode.


Quotes To Remember:

"If you make a promise and keep it, you get another chance to make a promise and keep it."
"Go make a ruckus."
"If you're not proud of it, don't market it."
"Starting is fun but finishing is the hard part."
"If you are on the path, you need to stay on that path."
"The fear is if you make a commitment, it might not work."
What You'll Learn:
  • Finding your smallest viable audience
  • Building a culture around our businesses
  • Discovering our audience's problems and solving them
  • Getting clear on our story
  • Determining what your brand should stand for
Key Links From The Show:
Recommended Books:
This Is Marketing by Seth Godin
Business Model Generation by Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur
Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti
Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti
Jan 2, 2019

Robert Hartline is a serial entrepreneur who has made over $100 million in sales throughout his businesses. He is the founder of Shift Your Time where he teaches entrepreneurs and business leaders how to use Marco Polo to communicate for internal communication and give staff an extra 40 Hours of Productivity a month.


Quotes To Remember:

"If you have a great audacious goal, write it down."

"Spend more time in your thoughts."

"Enable yourself to have bigger ideas."

"Get back to face-to-face communication."


What You'll Learn:

  • How to communicate with people
  • How to boost your team's productivity with Marco Polo
  • Batching communications
  • How to stay organized
  • What 1%ers have in common


Key Links From The Episode:

Robert's site

Marco Polo App

Netflix's The Secret

The Science of Getting Rich video

Content Marketing Plaza


Recommended Books:

The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles

Think And Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The 48 Laws Of Power by Robert Greene

The Laws of Human Nature by Robert Greene

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti

Podcast Domination by Marc Guberti