May 10, 2014
The publishing world is a tough one. Non-fiction agent Stephanie Tade of The Stephanie Tade Agency shares with us the secrets that makes an author attractive to agents like herself. Not surprisingly, your area of expertise and who you are talking to is important, but that is not all. Stephanie dishes on the many other things you may not know about.
May 3, 2014
What happens when you suddenly decide you want to leave the comfortable North Carolina home you grew up in and head out West after graduating high school? This week, we’ve got Chapel Hill High School Class of 2006 alumnus Brett Derby in the studio to talk about his journey to the University of Southern California and his advice for doing exactly what he did.
April 26, 2014
If you want a good laugh this show is for you! Jeanne is a nationally renowned 6’2″ blonde, former Miss America Pageant Contestant, and humorist who lives in Alamance County, NC. At 70 years old, she has gone viral with her videos such as “Don’t go to Vegas without a Baptist” and “Don’t send a man to the grocery store!” She has received over 20 million youtube votes because she speaks a truth that resonates with all of us. This not-to-be-missed fun and entertaining show is filled with Jeanne’s wisdom and humor.
April 19, 2014
Mia Burroughs is a on the CHCCS School Board as well as running for Orange County Commissioner. She shares insights into current county activities, advice about how to approach school board members and her experiences running a public campaign.
April 12, 2014
While many of us dream of starting our own business, Alec Guettel, Social-Entrepreneur-in-Residence at UNC, has been out in the marketplace doing it. Guettel has co-founded five start-ups and shares the most important things every entrepreneur needs to do before jumping in. A must-listen-to-show for anyone who has ever considered starting their own business.
March 22, 2014
Ever thought about monetizing your blog? Or, maybe you are thinking of simply starting one? Regardless of where you are in the process, this is a great show on how to entire into social media and come out ahead. Full of tips and tricks for maximizing your website traffic, successful blogger and website designer Adam Staelin of threeguysgolfblog.com shares with listeners what they need to be thinking about when they blog. Midway through this show he delivers a BIG tip about where to focus social media efforts so that Google notices.
March 15, 2014
Career accelerator Betsy Smith, PhD., President of E.L. Smith Consulting, has seen it all. A prominent coach and consultant in the Triangle Area, Betsy dishes on what women, in particular, need to do to be more successful at work and at home. Is there such thing as work life balance? Betsy tells us.
February 22, 2014
Lee Champion, Senior Vice President at Bank of America, shares exceptional insights on how to make yourself indispensable to your employer while, at the same time, creating opportunities that align with your talents and interests. His advice on many topics including the fact that we should all be reviewing our career goals every 3 months and keeping detailed examples of our strengths and weaknesses is indispensable for those of us seek a great career fit and success. A great show.
January 25, 2014
Donna Rhode is a change creator and fears nothing. For over a decade she created positive change at Cisco Systems by starting and building programs in many different departments. Then, going against the advice of some colleagues, Donna left Cisco to follow her passion and work with the local non-profit Futures of Kids. Then she returned to Cisco and had multiple opportunities in spite of being gone a year. Today Donna is the Program Director at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School. During this show Donna shares strategies for following your passion while creating a great career path.
January 11, 2014
Melanie Butler-Williams is a mother, principal, and previously, a school counselor. Raising resilient children is no small feat and Melanie dishes on some of the best strategies for engaging emotional maturity in the young people we love.