375 episodes

This is Changing Lives Selling Knives — a podcast that shares transformational life and business lessons from highly successful entrepreneurs and business leaders. All the guests on this podcast have two things in common. First, they’re all changing lives today through their work and their influence. Second, they all got their start in business by selling Cutco knives with Vector Marketing.

This podcast was created to share inspiring stories from Cutco’s most prominent alumni and current leaders. On this show, you’ll meet successful entrepreneurs, best-selling authors, superstar business executives, and transformational leaders from many walks of life. The lessons of the Cutco/Vector experience are numerous, are compelling, and are REAL-WORLD concepts for business and life. Through hearing real-life stories and hands-on experiences, you’ll gain insights that can help you in whatever it is that you do in life. Press play to learn how you apply these life-changing lessons.

Changing Lives Selling Knives Dan Casetta

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 22 Ratings

This is Changing Lives Selling Knives — a podcast that shares transformational life and business lessons from highly successful entrepreneurs and business leaders. All the guests on this podcast have two things in common. First, they’re all changing lives today through their work and their influence. Second, they all got their start in business by selling Cutco knives with Vector Marketing.

This podcast was created to share inspiring stories from Cutco’s most prominent alumni and current leaders. On this show, you’ll meet successful entrepreneurs, best-selling authors, superstar business executives, and transformational leaders from many walks of life. The lessons of the Cutco/Vector experience are numerous, are compelling, and are REAL-WORLD concepts for business and life. Through hearing real-life stories and hands-on experiences, you’ll gain insights that can help you in whatever it is that you do in life. Press play to learn how you apply these life-changing lessons.

    Shannon Smadella - Flashback Friday

    Shannon Smadella - Flashback Friday

    Shannon Smadella was a successful manager with Cutco/Vector Canada before moving on to pursue other interests. Named Miss Canada in 2009, the outer transformation Shannon underwent in pursuing this crown brought about a far more significant inner transformation. Shannon has since used her platform to impact children and adults all over North America and beyond with technologies for mental and physical well-being. Extensively trained in the Yogic Sciences, Shannon educates others about inner beauty and self-care. She has also worked with at least 88 charities to raise millions of dollars for people in need. Recently, she was honored with the Women Of Inspiration Nest Award from the Universal Women’s Network.
    For the complete show notes and access to all episodes, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com

    • 13 min
    Brad Weimert - BYOB: Beyond Your Own Baseline

    Brad Weimert - BYOB: Beyond Your Own Baseline

    Brad Weimert is an entrepreneur, adventurer, and endurance athlete. As a Cutco sales rep, he quickly advanced to become the company’s #1 sales rep in 2001, and he was inducted into the Cutco/Vector Hall of Fame before moving on to new ventures. Brad founded EasyPay Direct, a payment platform which has served over 30,000 businesses. He also hosts the podcast “Beyond A Million” and runs adventure trips for entrepreneurs under the brand “Unplugged Events.” Outside of business, Brad has been an incredible inspiration to many through multiple endurance-focused adventures. He teaches others through his own example that a key to achieving large goals in life is a willingness to deliberately push past limitations.
    To get access to all episodes and free resources, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com.

    • 59 min
    Phil Bohlender - Flashback Friday

    Phil Bohlender - Flashback Friday

    Phil Bohlender is the Intermountain Division Manager for the Cutco/Vector sales organization, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. A veteran with the company since 1994, Phil has produced over $38 million in sales and is a member of the company’s Hall of Fame. Throughout his career, Phil has been inspired by strong reasons, starting with building a family while he was still a college-student sales rep. Phil is an expert at enrolling others in his goals, and he creates an atmosphere of collaboration, support, and fun in both his team at work and in his family of 7 children. Phil Bohlender is a genuine leader who is well-respected and appreciated by everyone who knows him.
    For the complete show notes and access to all episodes, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com

    • 14 min
    Alyce Dailey - The Magic Mom

    Alyce Dailey - The Magic Mom

    Alyce Dailey is a coach, speaker, entrepreneur, community builder, and the ultimate Girl Mom raising 4 adventurous daughters, while running multiple businesses alongside her husband, Seth. Alyce & Seth have been top achievers in the Keller-Williams real estate organization, and have been widely recognized for excellence in leadership and entrepreneurship. Alyce believes that being a Mom is the most entrepreneurial venture on the planet. She wrote “The Magic Mom” in an effort to inspire and guide others to create lives they love while leading their children to live powerfully.
    To get access to all episodes and free resources, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Amar Dave - Flashback Friday

    Amar Dave - Flashback Friday

    Amar Dave has been one of the most impactful leaders in the 70+ year history of Cutco. Early in his career, he was the company’s #1 District Manager while still in college at the University of Michigan. At age 26, he became the youngest Regional Executive in company history. Over the years, he directly influenced and developed 4 future Region Executives on his way to becoming Cutco’s Senior Vice-President in 2014. He continues to serve in this role, where his spirit of innovation enables him to work on projects to develop new avenues to grow the company.
    For the complete show notes and access to all episodes, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com

    • 14 min
    Dan Casetta - The Winner's Mindset

    Dan Casetta - The Winner's Mindset

    One of the greatest lessons of the Cutco/Vector Marketing experience is learning how to think. Through lessons, observation, and practice, people gain insights into how to process the things that happen, develop an ability to choose empowering meanings for those occurrences, and then choose actions that move them in the direction of their visions in life. Dan Casetta has spent many years illuminating these concepts, and he offers some simple insights in this short solo episode.
    To get access to all episodes and free resources, visit ChangingLivesPodcast.com.

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

MattJarvisPoker ,

Cutco Alumni - Love the Podcast!

Met Dan several years back and only recently discovered his podcast as a Cutco Alumni. Absolutely love it! Really well done and the guests have all brought a ton of value! Looking forward to listening more! Highly recommend 💫🙌🏽

Evan Poppleton ,

Incredible Insights

As a proud Cutco alumni, it is amazing to hear the things that people have have gone on to after their Cutco experiences! Listening to every episode....this is great stuff!

shaneissler ,

My favourite podcast

Literally listens to every single episode. Absolutely amazing content. You’re crazy to not listen to some of these amazing episodes!!!

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