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Welcome to the Success Story Podcast, hosted by entrepreneur, business executive, author, educator & speaker, Scott D. Clary (@scottdclary).
On this podcast, you'll find interviews, Q&A, keynote presentations & conversations on sales, marketing, business, startups and entrepreneurship.
Scott will discuss some of the lessons he's learned over his own career, as well as have candid interviews with execs, celebrities, notable figures and politicians. All who have achieved success through both wins and losses, to learn more about their life, their ideas and insights.
He sits down with leaders and mentors and unpacks their story to help pass those lessons onto others through both experiences and tactical strategy for business professionals, entrepreneurs and everyone in between.
To get more of the Success Story podcast, go to www.successstorypodcast.com.

Success Story with Scott D. Clary Scott D. Clary

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    • 5.0 • 1.9K Ratings

Welcome to the Success Story Podcast, hosted by entrepreneur, business executive, author, educator & speaker, Scott D. Clary (@scottdclary).
On this podcast, you'll find interviews, Q&A, keynote presentations & conversations on sales, marketing, business, startups and entrepreneurship.
Scott will discuss some of the lessons he's learned over his own career, as well as have candid interviews with execs, celebrities, notable figures and politicians. All who have achieved success through both wins and losses, to learn more about their life, their ideas and insights.
He sits down with leaders and mentors and unpacks their story to help pass those lessons onto others through both experiences and tactical strategy for business professionals, entrepreneurs and everyone in between.
To get more of the Success Story podcast, go to www.successstorypodcast.com.

    Dr. Kimberly Janson - CEO of Janson Associates | The Leadership Blueprint: Mastering the Art of Assessing and Nurturing Leadership Capability

    Dr. Kimberly Janson - CEO of Janson Associates | The Leadership Blueprint: Mastering the Art of Assessing and Nurturing Leadership Capability

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    ➡️ About The Guest⁣
    Dr. Kimberly Janson is CEO of Janson Associates, a talent and organizational development company, and was named a Top 10 Thought Leader, Top 10 Executive Coach in 2021, and Top 10 Inspirational Leader in 2022. Dr. Janson is also the author of Demystifying Talent Management, the winner of the Axiom Book Award. 
    Janson Associates works with firms from the start-up level to Fortune 100 companies in all industries. Kim is considered a premier executive coach, is a member of the Forbes Coaching Council, and serves as an executive coach and instructor at the Harvard Business School.

    ➡️ Show Links
    https://www.instagram.com/jansonassociates/  
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-kimberly-janson-8417b3a/ 
    https://www.jansonassociates.com/ 

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    ➡️ Talking Points⁣
    00:00 - Intro
    02:56 - Dr. Kim Janson’s origin story
    08:20 - What do you learn in a business Ph.D.?
    11:09 - Why is leadership broken?
    15:48 - The four elements of leadership
    17:20 - Traits found in most Fortune 500 leaders
    19:33 - How does this principle fit into a high-performing framework?
    24:03 - When do problems start to creep into a company?
    25:51 - The formula for diagnosing every single aspect of a company
    31:30 - Building culture in a company
    33:56 - A perfect case study of company culture
    35:53 - How to align all the people in a company?
    41:35 - What leadership lessons do we get from horses?
    46:07 - Where can people connect with Dr. Kimberly Janson?
    47:45 - What keeps Kim up at night?
    48:22 - The biggest challenge Dr. Kim Janson has ever faced in her life
    50:23 - The most impactful person in Dr. Kim Janson’s life
    52:15 - Dr. Kim Janson’s book or podcast recommendation
    53:23 - What would Dr. Kim Janson tell her 20-year-old self?
    54:16 - What does success mean to Dr. Kimberly Janson?
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    • 1 hr
    Ben Nemtin - Co-Founder of The Buried Life | Unearthing Your Buried Life: Achieving Your Bucket List Dreams

    Ben Nemtin - Co-Founder of The Buried Life | Unearthing Your Buried Life: Achieving Your Bucket List Dreams

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    ➡️ About The Guest⁣
    Ben Nemtin is a New York Times bestselling author, speaker, and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and star of the hit television show "The Buried Life," which aired on MTV and has been viewed by millions of people worldwide. The show, which was based on Ben's book of the same name, followed Ben and his friends as they set out to complete a list of "100 Things to Do Before You Die."
    In addition to his work on "The Buried Life," Ben is also the co-founder of The Buried Life Movement, a global community of people working to inspire others to go after their dreams. He is a sought-after speaker and has spoken at events around the world, sharing his message of hope, inspiration, and the importance of living a life true to oneself.
    Ben's accomplishments also include being named one of Forbes' "30 Under 30" in the field of entertainment and being named one of Inc. Magazine's "35 Under 35." He has been featured in numerous media outlets, including Forbes, The New York Times, and The Today Show, and his book has been translated into multiple languages. Ben Nemtin is a true inspiration and a must-see speaker for anyone looking to live a life of purpose and meaning.

    ➡️ Show Links
    https://twitter.com/BenNemtin/ 
    https://www.instagram.com/bennemtin/  
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/bennemtin/  

    ➡️ Podcast Sponsors
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    ➡️ Talking Points⁣
    00:00 - Intro
    02:55 - Ben Nemtin’s origin story
    15:45 - What stops people from achieving what they want?
    20:53 - What's the next step in Ben’s life that he wants to take?
    27:10 - Setting up goals that you won’t regret
    34:07 - Working with your friends vs working solo
    39:24 - Accountability with partners
    44:47 - Fear, deadlines, and waiting to feel inspired
    53:26 - What are the things that help you improve your life?
    1:03:28 - Where can people connect with Ben Nemtin?
    1:05:41 - What does success mean to Ben Nemtin?
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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Lessons - How To Create Micro and Macro Experiences For Your Customer | Grant Botma, CEO of Stewardship

    Lessons - How To Create Micro and Macro Experiences For Your Customer | Grant Botma, CEO of Stewardship

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    ➡️ Full Episode
    https://youtu.be/I2JTxB3aI18
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/grant-botma-founder-of-stewardship-the-problem/id1484783544?i=1000456973434

    ➡️ About The Guest⁣
    Grant Botma is the founder of Stewardship - an Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Company, author of The Problem Isn't Their Paycheck and an international coach and public speaker at national business conferences on the topic of company culture and overall employee management. On top of that, he's an investment and finance expert, licensed investment advisor, insurance agent, and loan originator.

    ➡️ Show Links
    https://twitter.com/grantbotma
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/grantbotma

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    https://www.youtube.com/c/scottdclary
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    • 4 min
    Lessons - How to Close More Sales | Ryan Stewman, CEO of Hardcore Closer

    Lessons - How to Close More Sales | Ryan Stewman, CEO of Hardcore Closer

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    ➡️ Full Episode
    https://youtu.be/wKLNAz53nsw
    https://podcasts.apple.com/tz/podcast/ryan-stewman-ceo-of-hardcore-closer-how-to-be/id1484783544?i=1000583864962

    ➡️ About The Guest⁣
    Ryan Stewman is an American best-selling author, podcaster, and blogger. He serves as the CEO of Hardcore Closer, an online learning resource for salespeople. Ryan contributes to Forbes, Entrepreneur, Addicted2Success, Good men Project, Lighter Side of Real Estate, and Huffington Post.
    He is best known for consulting with alpha personality business owners on rapidly growing their sales via the use of strong marketing and advertising. Ryan has published 13 books, 4 of which have gone on to be best-sellers. Moreover, he has coached and helped over 20,000 clients who now represent what winning looks like at all times. He is also a full-time investor who has ownership in 30+ companies with 100s employees.

    ➡️ Show Links
    https://www.instagram.com/hardcorecloser/
    https://twitter.com/ryanstewman/

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    https://www.youtube.com/c/scottdclary
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    • 6 min
    Reeve Collins - Co-Founder of Smart Media Technologies & Founder of Tether| Being a Pioneer in Emerging Technologies

    Reeve Collins - Co-Founder of Smart Media Technologies & Founder of Tether| Being a Pioneer in Emerging Technologies

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    ➡️ About The Guest⁣
    Reeve Collins is leading the charge in Web3 with multiple ventures including Smartmedia Technologies which is the world’s most trusted enterprise Web3 platform.  
    Reeve is a long-standing pioneer in both digital marketing and the Bitcoin / Blockchain space. At his first blockchain venture, he invented the stablecoin as the Co-Founder and CEO of Tether, the most used cryptocurrency in the world with a 2022 trading volume of $19.3 Trillion ranking it as one of the top 10 most traded assets in the world.    
    Prior to this Reeve Co-Founded BlockV, raising $22 Million in an ICO to deliver the first ever platform for the creation of the NFTs.  
    Before the Blockchain, Collins founded several successful ventures, with a series of firsts in the online advertising space including being one of the initial employees at Avenue A which went public at the peak of the Internet bubble for $6.6 Billion.  
    Reeve is known for successfully creating and exiting companies, and his most recent exit being Pala Interactive which he raised $70 Million to launch and in 2022 was acquired by Boyd Gaming. 

    ➡️ Show Links
    https://twitter.com/Reeve_Collins
    https://www.instagram.com/reevecollins

    ➡️ Podcast Sponsors
    HUBSPOT - http://hubspot.sjv.io/successstorypod/  

    ➡️ Talking Points⁣
    0:00 - Intro
    1:58 - What was the key moment in your life that set you on your path?
    7:58 - What was your biggest takeaway from going public?
    10:54 - The biggest mistakes he’s encountered in his career.
    20:44 - Tether’s history and the life after tether.
    25:34 - What is the best example of why value is the only thing that matters?
    28:50 - The hype cycle of ICO’s.
    35:03 - Why even have an ad if this brand wants to market to you?
    37:48 - Defining decentralization vs centralization.
    43:19 - What’s the definition of Web 3.0?
    47:57 - What’s going to happen in the future of social media.
    50:19 - Facebook has a better chance than Shopify.
    56:03 - How do you invest in the future of the metaverse?
    1:01:01 - What was the first use case for NFT before it became popular?
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    • 1 hr 24 min
    Liquidity & Liquor - Captain Lee | Running A Super Yacht

    Liquidity & Liquor - Captain Lee | Running A Super Yacht

    Liquidity & Liquor #16 - Captain Lee
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    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTrZBYrJabN9YBpCBO-kwRA
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2uAIhzcV9GPvqPbn8wbWYT
    Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/liquidity-liquor/id1639598646
    Social: linktr.ee/liquidityandliquor
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    • 1 hr 15 min

Customer Reviews

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1.9K Ratings

mikepedersen ,

Enlightening

Scott’s interview approach and pulling out nuggets is impressive. One of top podcasts to listen to no doubt!

cbeltnym15 ,

Can’t believe these stories are free!

Scott is great at teasing out these successful stories, they make me feel like I can make my story successful some day. Love this show!

Frnc_Gera ,

Great Guests!

I enjoy your podcast episodes every week! Thank you for bringing great guests to share their stories and experiences. Scott is very knowledgable and always delivers great content!

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