A former drug addict that spent over 5 years in prison. He grew up in Ferguson, Missouri while being raised by his mother. After missing the birth of his twin sons when he went back to prison, Zach made the decision to completely transform his life so that he could be a responsible father. Upon returning home after serving another 8 months in prison, he was faced with many challenges. The odds of success were stacked against him. Not being able to find a job to support his family due to his felony record and tattoos. Plus, EVERYONE said it was just a matter of time before he went back. Zach started Underdog Empowerment in 2018, the goal was simple: share the strategies that helped him to overcome great odds, grow an online business, and win as an underdog. It has become remarkably easy to find advice on entrepreneurshipâ€”but what has gotten harder is finding ethical advice that has been properly tested.
Lyn Mettler is a freelance travel and food journalist. She contributes to a variety of outlets, including US News and World Report, The Today Show, MSN.com, USA Today, and several more. Lyn frequently writes about adventure travel, hotel features and trends, destinations, and flying free using miles and points. She is the author of â€œThe Step-by-Step Guide to Flying Free on Southwestâ€. Lyn is a long-time travel & public relations professional who owns Step Ahead Inc., a public relations firm for hotels and travel. She also blogs on the topic of the simplest ways to travel and fly for nearly free on GotoTravelGal.com.
In this episode, Miro talks with Michael O'Neal, Host of " The Solopreneur Hour Podcast" http://solohour.com. With over 9 Million downloads Michael has had many high profile guests on his show, including Charles Barkley, Adam Carolla, James Altucher, Guy Fieri, Bret Michaels, Hines Ward, Jack Canfield, and many others. Before podcasting, he was a designer, creative director, and branding expert for over 15 years. He coaches dozens of people in his coaching group called Sololabâ„¢ (http://iwantsololab.com)
#49 "Calvin Wayman Interview" Calvin Wayman is a regular guy turned author, entrepreneur, and a Millionaire Case Studyâ€”where heâ€™s documenting the first story from zero to millionaire â€œas itâ€™s happening!â€ In 2015, he was at a dead end. He found himself anxious, depressed, overweight, and in a mountain of debt. Feeling completely unfulfilled, he realized something had to change. He created a new vision for his life, and even with the responsibilities of a wife and a one-year-old, he suddenly quit his day job and decided to go after the life he envisioned. Since then, what heâ€™s accomplished in such a short time has been nothing short of incredible. But it hasnâ€™t been without heartache and pain. Heâ€™s known for not hiding the struggle we all go through as human beings, but sharing it openlyâ€”inspiring others that they are actually more capable than they can imagine.
Episode #47 - "Kevin Stimpson Interview" Kevin Stimpson is an Author, Entrepreneur, International Speaker, CEO of Strive & Grind Strive & Grand is a boutique branding and creative agency based in San Diego. After realizing how saturated most markets were with "me-too" businesses, Kevin made it his mission to help millennial entrepreneurs and small businesses create memorable, disruptive, and badass brands. As an entrepreneur, heâ€™s passionate about helping other entrepreneurs achieve their dreams and the freedom entrepreneurship provides with brand strategy and aesthetic design capabilities.
In this episode, Miro talks with Logan Rena, fashion design and author. The Logan Design Project was born out of desperation to understand who she was and why sheâ€™s here. Logan grew up with a single mom who was an affirmation specialist. Her voice was her qualifier. It wasnâ€™t until she lost her to Stage 4 Breast Cancer that she had to learn how to qualify on her own. Logan merged her love of affirmations and her creativity to affirm who you are through her clothing and accessories. Learning to love and be who you are is a daily project. This is why each of her items remind you of that fact.
In this episode, Miro talks with Brandon Elliott a real estate investment entrepreneur and host of "Ready, Set, Go! Podcast" Brandon went from house arrest to buy and hold investor with investment properties out of state that have a 60%+ CCR, ( cash on cash return) through passive cash flow rentals. The strategy he uses is famously known as the "BRRRR" method, which stands for buying a distressed property at a discounted rate, remodeling the property, renting, refinancing, and repeating the process. With this strategy, Brandon has taken advantage of having little to no actual money into his personal deals. Brandon is a huge advocate of leveraging credit eliminating all excuses for not having enough funds to get started in real estate investing. He is the host of the famous "Ready. Set. Go. Real Estate Investing Podcast" which is intended to help educate, motivate, and prepare people to take action in their first or next investment property.
In this episode, Miro talks with Omar Sayyed, Co-founder and CEO of Wild Attire, Inc. dba. Ties.com, Scarves.com and Alynn.com. These days he doesn't spends as much time herding cats; but cheerleading by creating opportunities for his team and company. Omar started a (traditional) company while still in college and used its assets to fund others. He has love for what he does, and who he works with. Check out Omar's blog www.omarsayyed.com for quick and random thoughts. Specialties: eCommerce, emotional intelligence, business development, deal making, building great teams, strategy, operations, leadership, burger eating, and scotch drinking.
In this interview, Miro talks to Dr. Rob Mcleland, owner of Upward Leadership a consulting and training company. He has sat in the big chair in Higher Education, Medical Foundations, and multinational groups. His goal is very simple: build hard-working, healthy, and fun organizations where people love to serve and give their best. I do that by an unrelenting commitment to clarifying purpose, empowering employees, and acknowledging contributions. Dr. Rob concentrates on the kind of leadership development that leads individuals and teams to a more inspiring and more rewarding future.
Pablo Rivera is the Creator and CEO of Style Systems. A renowned international Image consultant dedicated to improving the nonverbal communication and the development of personal and business identity. A self-made businessman, book author that works in between Mexico City and Los Angeles. He has been featured many times on TV, radio, Fashion blogs and Magazines