Monthly Archives: March 2014

Sitting on The Corporate Couch with Dawn Mitchell | Coffee & Cards Conversations #42

Dawn Mitchell, founder of The Corporate Couch, is a motivational speaker and trainer who encourages an empowered workforce.     Connect with Dawn Mitchell Website:  http://thecorporatecouch.com  Facebook:  http://facebook.com/TheCorporateCouch Greeting Card & Gift website:  http://www.sendoutcards.com/156338/ Get Your Gratitude Geek Be sure to tune in every Wednesday to the Gratitude Geek Podcast. Coffee & Cards Conversations are filmed on location at Conroe Coffee and produced by Shane Rodarte. Music by Tracy Larson’Clifford &  Brock Rodarte.

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Turn Your Passion to Profit with Strategist Iyea Brandy | Can STEM Really Transform a Nation? | Podcast #16

Iyea Brandy is a strategist that solves problems for entrepreneurs and educators. She teaches entrepreneurs how to turn their passion to profit.  She also has a big idea what could transform an African nation. My Pain is My Purpose and My Story is the Solution Why did you choose to start your business – do what you do? I have been a serial entrepreneur my whole life and love business of any kind. My passion is creating new and unique […]

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How to Get Your Music Played by Radio Producers with Dick Schissler, Lonestar Internet Radio | Coffee & Cards Conversation #41

In episode 41 of Coffee & Cards Conversations, Dick Schissler, General Manager at Lonestar Internet Radio in Conroe, Texas explains the basic differences between podcasting and internet radio, how to host your own internet radio show, and how to get your music played by radio producers.     Get Your Music Played What’s Dick’s best tip for artists and bands who want their music considered for radio play?  Send the radio producer a greeting card!  Not just any greeting card. […]

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Actor, Writer, Puppeteer Stephanie Diaz on Life in the Arts & Finding Your Own Way | Podcast 015

Actor, casting director, writer & puppeteer Stephanie Diaz is a multidisciplinary artist who has worked in markets across the country, including Seattle, Minneapolis & Milwaukee. Currently, she is an artistic associate with 16th Street Theater in Chicago. Her recent work includes MARIPOSA NOCTURNA: A Puppet Tritych, a show she created in residence with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Stephanie is currently in rehearsal for Pinkolandia which opens April 3, 2014. In this podcast, Stephanie shares stories […]

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Get Poked with Alyson Bayer, LAc of Clear Choice Acupuncture & Wellness | Coffee & Cards Conversation #40

In the 40th episode of Coffee & Cards Conversations, Alyson Bayer of Clear Choice Acupuncture & Wellness explains the benefits of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine. Then, we have a brief spat over parking lot semantics.   To wrap up, Alyson shares how she uses appreciation marketing with SendOutCards in her practice. Connect with Alyson Bayer Location:   Clear Choice Acupuncture & Wellness 213 N Thompson St Conroe, TX 77301 Website:     http://www.clearchoiceacupuncture.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AcupuncturebyAlyson Twitter:       […]

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“Woman” by Tracy Larson Clifford | Podcast Episode 14

Singer-song writer, Tracy Larson’ Clifford debuts her new single, “Woman” in this special edition of the Gratitude Geek Podcast. Never Give Up “In the beginning, stepping into the spotlight (on stage) made me feel extremely vulnerable and anxious in ways I had not yet experienced in life. I loved it so much but my heart knew there was more, more to being just a back up singer, more to doing someone else’s song.” Tracy is the talent and genius behind […]

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Fitness Expert Lynda Davies on Spandex, British Chocolate & Kettlebells | Lucky Podcast #013 | Coffee & Cards Conversation #38

Confessions of a Coffee & Cards Conversationalist When Lynda Davies & I sat down for Coffee & Cards Conversations, it wasn’t just to chat about spandex, British chocolate and kettlebells.  The real objective was to see just how many acronyms Lynda could use in 15 minutes! Why ELITE Fitness Training, does that not limit your market? ELITE is an acronym.  It stands for Everybody Loves the Individual Training Experience. Everybody – from old to young, overweight, underweight, fit, or couch […]

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How to Handle a Tacky Networker and other Networking Tips from Award-Winning Event Planner Shelly Rice | Podcast 012

Award-winning event planner Shelly Rice has spent the past 25 years helping business owners grow their networks and their companies through business events, workshops, mentoring and collaboration. In Gratitude Geek Podcast Episdode 12, Shelly shares her top networking and business tips, including how to deal with the infamous tacky networker. This is NOT a Cold Call Kandas:  Where would you go if you were invisible? Shelly:  I would go visit all of my childhood boyfriends and play pranks on them. […]

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