Category Archives: Podcast

How to Grow Your Business by Networking | Podcast Episode 39

Last Friday, I had the honor of hosting Mark Herdering, author of Hanging Out for a Living, for an all day workshop based on the principles of his book. It was a huge success, if I do say so myself, but I will let one of the attendees speak for me: “Just a quick note to express my thanks and appreciation for all of your work and effort in getting Mark Herdering to visit the greater Houston area. I got […]

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Lunch & Learn: What is Clean Eating? with Renu Agrawal | Podcast Episode 38

Today’s lunch and learn episode was recorded live during the June 4, 2015 meeting of the Connecting Conroe Business Women. What is Clean Eating? Our speaker, Renu Agrawal, is a certified holistic health coach. Her teachers include Dr. Andrew Weil and Dr. Deepak Chopra. Renu loves to work with women who are looking for easy and fun solutions for their health issues, especially pain and weight management. Though the topic of the lunch and learn is clean eating, Renu’s talk begins […]

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Lunch and Learn: Networking Basics with Louise Dewey | Podcast Episode 37

Today’s lunch and learn episode was recorded live during the May 2015 meeting of the Conroe Texas Chapter of Wealthy Sisters Network. Networking Basics with Louise Dewey Our speaker, Louise Dewey, AKA Lady Lou, spent over 25 years of her career in the world of sales, both inside and outside sales, and loved it. In 1989, when her husband died, she withdrew from the world for 12 full months as she no longer knew WHO she was. Finally, she had […]

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Master Relationship Marketing Seminar Wrap up with Laurie Jimenez and Alyssa Fitz | Podcast Episode 36

Laurie Jimenez is a project manager for a professional services firm.  Alyssa Fitz is an HVAC systems designer.  They both use relationship marketing to build rapport with their co-workers.  We recently attended the Master Relationship Marketing Seminar in Houston, Texas and each walked away with tons of actionable ideas to take our careers to the next level. “Kandas I have attended some marketing conferences within last year and they were too “salesy” for me. I liked the “soft sale” spirit […]

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Gary Valmain answers “How to Keep My Computer Safe on the Internet” | podcast 35

Gary Valmain is considered by many to be the foremost expert on desktop computers in Montgomery County, Texas. His company, Computerwurks, has been helping businesses and individuals with desktop computer support since 1999.   In this podcast episode, Gary shares his tips for keeping your personal computer safe and running smoothly. Show 35 Quick Guide The average person should hire a professional to set up their new Windows 8 computer. Internet Explorer has serious security flaws. Chrome is becoming too bloated […]

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Following Up with Leads | podcast episode 34

  Show 34 Quick Guide   Kody Bateman’s tips for mastering relationships in business: Make a list of everyone you know and put them in a contact manager. Categorize your list into 3 categories: 1) contacts 2) prospects 3) customers Always add people to your list and move them through the 3 categories. Take detailed notes on all of your contacts. Reach out in the spirit of RELATIONSHIP 80% of the time and in the spirit of MARKETING 20% of the […]

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Relationship Marketing on Facebook | podcast episode 33

Show 33 Quick Guide What is relationship marketing and why do you need it? My 3 rules for relationship marketing (see this post for the list). Squeaky chair! Mexican food is different in Texas than in California. Doing business good ole boy style. Waking up at 10 am. You can do anything you want if you have the ability to build relationships and credibility. Everybody is in sales.  Teachers sell the idea of learning to their students.  Chemists sell their research […]

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Fallen Hero Memorial Chest Fund with Shane Rodarte | Podcast Episode 32

My guest today is my business partner for the past 17 years, Shane Rodarte, President and co-founder of Shaka Studios Custom Furniture. Shane has been a full-time professional furniture maker for almost 30 years. He is also my husband. Working with your spouse can be an entire series of podcasts, so we aren’t going to talk about that today. Instead, we are sharing a project that is near and dear to our hearts. Shane and I recently launched the Fallen […]

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Essential Oils for Everyday Living with Kelly Taylor | Podcast Episode 31

Essential Oils for Everyday Living Listen in to this recording of a lunch and learn hosted by Kelly Taylor, certified herbalist and aromatherapist on Essential Oils for Everyday Living.  Kelly Taylor owns Cassia Aromatics, offering a full-line of top quality essential oils and synergistic essential oil blends. Most importantly, she is a member of my Battling Bertha team! Connect with Kelly Taylor Cassia Aromatics Blog Cassia Aromatics on Etsy Cassia Aromatics on Pinterest Cassia Aromatics on Twitter Kelly Ann Taylor on […]

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Living the Life that You Want with Kathi Laughman | Podcast Episode 30

In late January, I attended a Vision Workshop with Dawniel Winningham, founder of Wealthy Sisters Network.  Sitting across the aisle from me was a highly intellectual woman who quietly and confidently “owned her space” in the room. Do you know what I mean by “owned her space”?  She was a woman with a purpose. At the time I didn’t know her name, or anything about her other than she called herself a writer.  I knew I had to record a […]

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