17 episodes

Milestone Moments is a motivational podcast designed to inspire action and celebrate the pivotal achievements on the path to success.

Hosted by Slick, founder of Five Milestones, this show explores the journeys of experts,  entrepreneurs and leaders who have turned their visions into reality.

Our carefully curated guests share not just their expertise but their milestone moments—those turning points that redefined their paths and led to their achievements. Through engaging conversations, we explore the strategies that led to their breakthroughs, the challenges they overcame, and the lessons learned along the way.

Tune in to "Milestone Moments" to ignite your drive, embrace your journey, and celebrate the milestones that mark the path to your success.
www.fivemilestones.com

Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership Sheila Slick

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

Milestone Moments is a motivational podcast designed to inspire action and celebrate the pivotal achievements on the path to success.

Hosted by Slick, founder of Five Milestones, this show explores the journeys of experts,  entrepreneurs and leaders who have turned their visions into reality.

Our carefully curated guests share not just their expertise but their milestone moments—those turning points that redefined their paths and led to their achievements. Through engaging conversations, we explore the strategies that led to their breakthroughs, the challenges they overcame, and the lessons learned along the way.

Tune in to "Milestone Moments" to ignite your drive, embrace your journey, and celebrate the milestones that mark the path to your success.
www.fivemilestones.com

    Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Cultivating Environmental Consciousness with Devon Angeloev

    Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Cultivating Environmental Consciousness with Devon Angeloev

    Don't miss this insightful episode of Milestone Moments in Business and Leadership, where sustainability and entrepreneurship intersect to create positive change. In this episode of Milestone Moments, our special guest is Deyon Angeloev, founder and CEO of Organic Tea Start, a company dedicated to integrating sustainability into textile printing and corporate branding. Discover the challenges and triumphs of a first-generation entrepreneur committed to sustainability and innovation.
    Discover the inspiring journey of Deyon Angeloev, founder and CEO of Organic Tea Start, as he shares insights into integrating sustainability into textile printing and corporate branding. Join me in learning about his entrepreneurial path and commitment to environmental conservation.
    Deyan's tale is a testament to the power of perseverance and the magic of waking up to a purpose that fuels your every day. His venture isn't just about crafting quality organic tees; it's a crusade for sustainability and a love letter to our planet.
    Listeners can learn more about Organic Tea Start and explore their collection of sustainable products at organictstar.com

    • 14 min
    Leading with Spirit: Transformative Leadership with Stefanie Adams, M.Ed.

    Leading with Spirit: Transformative Leadership with Stefanie Adams, M.Ed.

    Stephanie Adams, founder and Chief Empowerment Officer of WNY People Development shares her journey and discusses her diverse background in education, her transition into corporate training, and her foray into politics before finally pursuing her passion for training and development. She emphasizes the importance of effective leadership in retaining valuable employees and shares her philosophy of "CheerLEADERship," drawing inspiration from her experience as a cheerleader and coach.
    Founding WNY People Development: Adams started her company with a focus on providing training and development services, particularly aimed at helping leaders develop essential soft skills. She emphasizes the importance of effective leadership in retaining valuable employees and fostering a positive work environment.
    Cheerleader Steph: Adams' background in cheerleading and coaching has heavily influenced her approach to leadership. She emphasizes the importance of being an optimistic, supportive leader who inspires others to achieve their best.
    Core Themes of CheerLEADERship: Adams outlines five core themes of cheer leadership: Connect, Care, Challenge, Celebrate, and Inspire. These themes provide actionable strategies for leaders to foster positive relationships, support their teams, push them to excel, recognize their achievements, and serve as inspiring role models.
    This episode offers valuable insights into Adams' journey, her unique approach to leadership development, and the core principles of cheer leadership that can benefit leaders across various industries and experience levels.
    Embark on a journey of transformation as traditional leadership meets the infectious energy of cheerleading in Stephanie Adams' revolutionary approach to inspiring and empowering leaders: Welcome to the world of CheerLEADERship!
    Connect with Stefani https://wnypeopledevelopment.com

    • 22 min
    Transformative Career Journeys: SEO Keys for Success with Logan Hughes

    Transformative Career Journeys: SEO Keys for Success with Logan Hughes

    Explore the transformative journey of Logan Hughes, CEO of Hype Digital in Manchester, New Hampshire, as he shares insights on mindset, entrepreneurship, and success. Uncover valuable lessons on networking, team building, and achieving work-life balance. Don't miss out on this inspiring episode!
    Logan shares the transformative power of mindset and entrepreneurship. Transitioning from eight years in medical services to a thriving digital marketing business, Logan's story is marked by determination, courage, and the pursuit of a fulfilling life.
    Valuable lessons for entrepreneurs include the power of networking, building a strong team, and achieving work-life balance.
    Connect with Logan Hughes on Facebook or visit his website for more transformative insights.
    Follow our podcast for ongoing conversations with industry leaders and entrepreneurs. To be a guest on our show or to learn more, visit FiveMilestones.com

    • 19 min
    The Essence of Leadership: Exploring Emotional Intelligence with James Burnham, MBA

    The Essence of Leadership: Exploring Emotional Intelligence with James Burnham, MBA

    In the latest episode of the Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership podcast series,  James Burnham, MBA with over a decade of experience transforming leaders across diverse industries shares valuable insights that can redefine your perspective on leadership.
    Key Takeaways:
    The Heart of Leadership: Emotional Intelligence (EI)
    Burnham's expertise shines as he underscores the paramount importance of emotional intelligence (EI) in leadership. More than just analytical skills, leaders require emotional stability and capacity for effective team engagement. According to Burnham, EI is the cornerstone of successful leadership.
    Measuring Emotional Intelligence: Vibonics and Beyond
    Intriguingly, Burnham introduces listeners to Vibonics, an app that measures emotional intelligence through vocal cord vibrations. He unpacks the dynamic nature of EI, focusing on its pillars: awareness, expression, control, and empathy. It's not just about understanding emotions but also about channeling them effectively.
    Strategies for High-Performing Teams: Setting the Tone
    Burnham shares his strategic approach to developing high-performing teams, emphasizing the critical role of leaders in setting the tone. Listen to learn how he identifies growth opportunities and addresses communication breakdowns to enhance emotional intelligence within teams.
    Gain invaluable insights into enhancing your leadership skills, fostering team dynamics, and achieving organizational success. Join the conversation on emotional intelligence and discover actionable strategies for effective leadership. Listen now for a profound journey into the heart of leadership excellence!

    • 17 min
    Breaking the Silence: Sexual Assault Thriver turned Advocate and Activist with Leah Forney

    Breaking the Silence: Sexual Assault Thriver turned Advocate and Activist with Leah Forney

    In this episode Leah Forney opens up about her journey from being a sexual assault survivor to becoming a powerful advocate and the founder of the Save Me movement. She shares the challenges she faced, the turning points in her healing, and how she found the strength to speak up and help others. With a decade dedicated to advocating for sexual violence survivors, Leah’s focus now extends to partnering with school districts aiming to revolutionize learning environments, making them safe, inclusive, and empowering for every student, teacher, and staff member.
    Key Takeaways:
    Empowering Voices:
    Leah emphasizes the power of storytelling and breaking the silence surrounding sexual assault. She believes in empowering survivors to share their stories, creating a network of support that fosters healing and change.
    The Birth of Save Me:
    Leah’s journey led her to establish the Save Me movement, an organization dedicated to supporting survivors and raising awareness about sexual assault. The rebranding and revitalization of Save Me reflect Leah’s commitment to making a lasting impact in the lives of survivors.
    Activism and Advocacy:
    Beyond personal healing, Leah actively engages in advocacy work, participating in legislative efforts to improve the justice system’s response to sexual assault cases. Her activism extends to public speaking engagements, where she educates communities about consent, prevention, and supporting survivors.
    Community Building:
    Leah encourages the creation of safe spaces for survivors to connect and heal collectively. Building a community that understands and supports survivors is essential for fostering resilience and overcoming the stigma associated with sexual assault.
    Key Takeaways:
    The Power of Storytelling: Leah emphasizes the transformative power of survivors sharing their stories as a catalyst for personal and collective healing.Organizational Revitalization: The evolution of Save Me showcases the importance of adapting and growing to better address the needs of survivors and advocate for systemic change.Legislative Engagement: Leah’s advocacy work highlights the importance of engaging with policymakers to bring about systemic improvements in addressing sexual assault cases.Leah Forney’s journey is a testament to resilience, strength, and the profound impact one person can have in the fight against sexual assault. Thank you for joining us on this episode of Milestone Moments. Stay tuned for more stories of triumph and transformation.
    Learn more about Milestone Moments in Business and Leadership: https://fivemilestones.com/show/

    • 22 min
    Telling Your Story: Insights from Brand Strategist Henry Wong

    Telling Your Story: Insights from Brand Strategist Henry Wong

    In this episode of Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership, host Sheila Slick talks with Henry Wong, President and Brand Strategist of Vyoo, a branding company focused on impact. They discuss Henry's journey, insights, and his recently published book, "Telling Your Story, Building Your Brand."
    Key Takeaways:
    The Power of Storytelling: Henry's passion for brand strategy started in his childhood, where he learned the impact of storytelling while working in a Chinese restaurant. This early experience taught him the profound connection stories can create.
    Six-Word Messaging: Henry emphasizes the importance of condensing messages to six words, akin to a billboard. This exercise helps individuals and brands articulate their essence and key messages concisely, making a lasting impression.
    Building a Strong Personal Brand: Henry outlines steps from his book for creating a powerful personal brand. It begins with self-assessment, understanding one's persona, and determining a unique position in the market. The goal is to communicate a clear and impactful story that resonates with the intended audience.
    Challenges in Brand Building: Henry discusses the challenges businesses face in standing out amid a saturated market. Finding a unique position and effectively communicating it is crucial for differentiation and success.
    Purpose-Driven Impact: Henry's next milestone involves continuing to work with companies that positively impact society. He advises individuals to focus on their personal purpose, maintaining passion and alignment with their beliefs for lasting success.
    Listen to the full episode for more insights into Henry Wong's journey, brand strategy tips, and the importance of purpose in achieving impactful success. You can find Henry's book, "Telling Your Story, Building Your Brand," on major platforms and connect with him at henrywong.co.
    Stay tuned for potential guitar performances in future episodes!
    Follow Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership for more inspiring stories and insights.
    If you'd like to be a guest on Milestone Moments in Business & Leadership, visit FiveMilestones.com

    • 15 min

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