165 episodes

When was the last time you took a leap of faith trusting that everything is going to work out? Do you crave growth, or are you merely content with the status quo? If you want more out of your life, out of your career, and out of your relationships, you are in the right place. It’s time for you to step into the Spotlight to expand your influence and attract the right clients. Your Host, Colleen Biggs, will expose the actions you need to take, through the experiences and interviews of our guests, so you no longer are sitting on the sidelines, but that you are finally taking an active role in defining the design of your life rather than living it by default. We will be interviewing elite leaders that will share their greatest regrets, successes, and how they did it! Week after week you will learn all about how you too can take the leap of faith, trust in yourself and stop living a life only by default.

Take the Leap Colleen Biggs

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 51 Ratings

When was the last time you took a leap of faith trusting that everything is going to work out? Do you crave growth, or are you merely content with the status quo? If you want more out of your life, out of your career, and out of your relationships, you are in the right place. It’s time for you to step into the Spotlight to expand your influence and attract the right clients. Your Host, Colleen Biggs, will expose the actions you need to take, through the experiences and interviews of our guests, so you no longer are sitting on the sidelines, but that you are finally taking an active role in defining the design of your life rather than living it by default. We will be interviewing elite leaders that will share their greatest regrets, successes, and how they did it! Week after week you will learn all about how you too can take the leap of faith, trust in yourself and stop living a life only by default.

    Mastering Client Connections

    Mastering Client Connections

    Episode #166: Mastering Client Connections
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Deb Feder on Take the Leap. In this episode, we dove deep into the world of building businesses one conversation at a time. Here are three key takeaways that I believe will resonate with all of you:
    Curiosity is Key: Deb emphasized the importance of being genuinely curious in conversations. By actively listening and asking thoughtful questions, we can build stronger relationships and trust with our clients and colleagues. Remember, small talk is underrated and can lead to meaningful connections! Consistent Follow-Up: Following up with people is crucial in nurturing relationships. Whether it's a quick check-in email or a casual message to show you're thinking of them, consistent follow-up can lead to long-lasting loyalty and trust. Remember, it's the little gestures that make a big difference. Building a Strong Network: Deb highlighted the significance of quality over quantity when it comes to networking. Focus on building a strong, loyal network of clients and colleagues rather than trying to reach a large number of people. Nurture those relationships, and they will pay off in the long run. I hope these takeaways inspire you to approach your business relationships with curiosity, consistency, and quality. Let's continue to build strong connections and grow our businesses one conversation at a time.

    To connect with today’s guest: Deb Feder https://debfeder.com
    https://linkedin.com/in/bizdeb
    grab a copy of After Hello: How to build a Book of Business, One conversation at a time https://amzn.to/3wuDzwf
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show:Phoenix Drone Pros At Phoenix Drone Pros, we love what we do and are passionate about each and every drone photography and video shoot. We have been in business since 2017. Our talent and skill shows in the video production we deliver. We offer fast service for Commercial Real Estate, Movies, Events and Construction sites monitoring. We also provide drone virtual tours that are all the rage right now. These virtual tours are great for team building and entertainment. Contact us today at phoenixdronepros.com to schedule your shoot online or to get more information. We capture everything! We are now Franchising-reach out for info on how you can purchase your own Drone Company today.

    • 27 min
    Scaling To New Heights

    Scaling To New Heights

    Episode #165: Scaling To New Heights
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Dr. Ty Richardson on Take the Leap. In this episode, we delved into the fascinating world of growth, scale, and exit strategies for businesses. Here are three key takeaways from our enlightening conversation with Ty:
    Zone of Genius: Dr. Ty emphasized the importance of staying in your zone of genius. As entrepreneurs, we often try to do it all, but it's crucial to recognize our strengths and seek outside counsel for areas where we lack expertise. Building a team of experts around you can propel your business to new heights.
    Community Building: Dr. Ty highlighted the power of community in business growth. Surrounding yourself with like-minded individuals who are on a similar journey can provide invaluable support, insights, and opportunities for collaboration. Engaging actively in a community can lead to exponential growth and success.
    Planning for Exit: Planning for the exit strategy is essential for business owners. Knowing your numbers, setting clear goals, and aligning every decision with your exit plan can pave the way for a successful transition. Seeking guidance from experts and being part of a supportive community can make the exit process smoother and more lucrative.

    To connect with today’s guest: Dr. Ty Richardson https://www.facebook.com/DrTyCoach
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/drtyrich/
    https://www.instagram.com/dr.tyrich/
    https://theadvancesociety.com/
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show: Paige Morlino Real Estate Choose excellence in real estate with Paige Morlino, a seasoned 7 year AZ Realtor at Realty One. Grounded in core values of honesty, transparent communication, meticulous detail, and unwavering commitment, she brings true value to every home journey. As a full time and full-service agent with a vast network, Paige leverages diverse avenues and masterful marketing, ensuring each property and client receives the attention they deserves for a successful and rewarding real estate experience. Elevate your real estate venture with Paige today! Instantly Check Your Home's Estimated Value - https://get.homebot.ai/?id=3b183172-c329-441f-8cbd-f3c5513a7990

    • 33 min
    Transforming Lead Generation

    Transforming Lead Generation

    Episode #164: Transforming Lead Generation
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Cindy Dodd on Take the Leap. In this episode, we dove deep into the world of scaling lead flow and how it can transform your business. Here are three key takeaways from our conversation:
    Hustle Smart, Not Hard: Cindy emphasized the importance of scaling your lead flow to avoid the hustle trap. Working harder doesn't always translate to more success. By focusing on the right strategies to generate leads effectively, you can work smarter and achieve better results. Outbound Marketing Matters: While many businesses focus on inbound strategies, Cindy highlighted the power of outbound marketing. Direct outreach to potential clients who may not know about your business yet can open up a whole new pool of opportunities. It's about actively seeking out your ideal clients rather than waiting for them to come to you. Customized Solutions for Every Business: Whether you're a new business owner or an established company looking to scale, Pima.io offers customized solutions tailored to your specific needs. From building end-to-end client acquisition systems to providing ongoing lead generation services, Cindy and her team have you covered. Remember, you are the only you that's ever been, and the only you that will ever be. So take the leap, invest in your business, and watch it soar to new heights!

    To connect with today’s guest: Cindy Dodd www.pema.io
    @cindymakita
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show: Animated Holiday Lights At our company, we are dedicated to transforming spaces into extraordinary wonderlands through our expertly crafted permanent light installations. With a team of skilled professionals and a passion for spreading joy and cheer, we strive to create captivating light displays that leave a lasting impression, and you NEVER need to climb a ladder again. Our lights can dance to music, any song, any color, any holiday. From residential homes to commercial properties, our permanent light installations are designed to enhance the beauty and festive spirit of any location.
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    • 26 min
    Redefining Success And Finding Personal Freedom

    Redefining Success And Finding Personal Freedom

    Episode #163: Redefining Success And Finding Personal Freedom
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Dr. Kalpana Sundar on Take the Leap. In this episode, we delved deep into the concept of being unbound and reinventing oneself. Dr. Sundar shared her journey from being a surgeon to pursuing a whole new career path, inspiring us all to break free from societal expectations and live life on our own terms.
    Here are three key takeaways from our enlightening conversation:
    Embrace Unbound Living: Dr. Sundar's story beautifully illustrates the power of living unbound. She shared how she felt trapped in a life that looked perfect on the outside but didn't align with her true desires. By breaking free from societal norms and expectations, she found the courage to pursue a path that truly resonated with her. Trust Your Gut: One of the most powerful lessons from Dr. Sundar's journey is the importance of trusting your intuition. Despite facing uncertainty and challenges, she followed her gut feeling and had faith that things would work out. This led her to new opportunities and a deeper sense of clarity about her purpose. Surround Yourself with Supportive Relationships: Dr. Sundar highlighted the significance of surrounding yourself with people who uplift and support you. By letting go of toxic relationships and embracing those that align with your values, you create space for growth and fulfillment. As she emphasized, the right connections can make work feel like play.
    To connect with today’s guest: Dr. Kalpana Sundar @drkalpana.unbound IG Order Kalpana's book Beauty Unbound https://amzn.to/4aym0do
    @glovesofftv IG, FB, You tube
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show: Beyond Basil Mobile Pizzeria We are passionate about bringing the authentic flavors of Italy right to your event. Our mobile pizzeria is a culinary adventure on wheels, where we craft artisanal pizzas using the finest ingredients and traditional Neapolitan techniques. Whether you're craving a classic Margherita or looking to explore one of our unique flavor combinations, our skilled pizzaiolos are here to create mouthwatering pizzas that will tantalize your taste buds. With our commitment to quality and exceptional service, we aim to provide an unforgettable dining experience for every one of your guest. Explore our menu, book us for your next event, or follow us on Instagram @beyondbasilpizza

    Get ready to embark on a pizza journey like no other with Beyond Basil Mobile Pizzeria! You can view the menu and contact us at https://www.beyondbasilmobilepizzeria.com/

    • 35 min
    Finding Joy And Purpose Beyond The Paycheck

    Finding Joy And Purpose Beyond The Paycheck

    Episode #162: Finding Joy And Purpose Beyond The Paycheck
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Anne Shoemaker on Take the Leap. In this episode, Anne shares valuable insights on aligning your life with your purpose and finding authenticity in your career. Here are three key takeaways from our conversation:
    Listen to Your Intuition: Anne emphasizes the importance of reconnecting with your intuition to guide your career decisions. Your inner voice may be quietly nudging you towards the right path, so take the time to listen and trust in your instincts. Prioritize What Matters Most: Anne highlights the significance of crystal clear priorities. Make sure your to-do list and calendar reflect what truly matters to you, whether it's family, self-care, or career goals. Aligning your actions with your values is key to living a fulfilling life. Embrace Moments of Joy: Anne encourages us to seek out moments that make us feel fully alive. Whether it's through fitness, hobbies, or spending time with loved ones, prioritize activities that bring you joy and laughter. Remember, it's essential to fill your cup before pouring into others To connect with today’s guest: Anne Shoemaker Website: https://anneshoemaker.com/
    IG: @CareerAdvisorAnne
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anne-shoemaker-greensboro/
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show: Ally Spine Center in Scottsdale, AZ What sets our office apart from other offices is our focus and expertise in treating degenerative spinal conditions including disc disease, bulging/herniated discs, spinal stenosis, neuropathy, sciatica, pain, tingling and numbness in the arms/hands or legs/feet as well as severe and chronic neck pain and headaches. We specialize in corrective care, not just the treatment of symptoms with physical medicine modalities. In many cases, pre and post-images are used to help determine the structural improvement of the spine. If you're someone who has been suffering from neck or back pain, spinal stenosis, sciatica, or other pain conditions, and you haven't experienced chiropractic in an integrative, corrective care office, please call us and we will make an immediate appointment for you to see if we can get you back to living at your best. You can reach Ally Spine Center at 480-809-4700 and be sure to visit us online https://www.allyspinecenter.com/

    • 33 min
    Idea Climbing: How To Elevate Your Big Ideas With Expert Advice

    Idea Climbing: How To Elevate Your Big Ideas With Expert Advice

    Episode #161: Idea Climbing: How To Elevate Your Big Ideas With Expert Advice
    Join us today as Colleen Interview's Mark J. Carter on Take the Leap. In this episode, we dive deep into the importance of building a support system for your next big idea. Here are three key takeaways from this enlightening conversation:
    Talk to Everyone: One of the first steps in creating a support system for your big idea is to talk to everyone about it. Share your idea, seek advice, and be open to feedback. By engaging with others and sharing your vision, you open yourself up to valuable insights and connections that can propel your idea forward.
    Mastermind Groups: Surround yourself with like-minded individuals who can provide experiential advice, support, and connections. Mastermind groups can be a powerful tool for brainstorming, problem-solving, and receiving guidance from those who have been where you aspire to go. Remember, the best support often comes from those who have walked a similar path.
    Serve First: True leaders and successful individuals often have a mindset of service. By offering help, guidance, and support to others, you not only contribute to their growth but also build a network of reciprocity. Serving others can lead to meaningful connections, valuable mentorship, and a strong support system for your own endeavors.
    Let's embrace the power of support, collaboration, and growth as we pursue our next big ideas. Remember, you are the only you that's ever been, and your dreams deserve to be realized. Keep leaping forward with courage and conviction!

    To connect with today’s guest: Mark J. Carter https://www.markjcarter.com/
    ideaclimbingbook.com
    To connect with the host: Colleen Biggs https://colleenbiggs.net/ Consider Colleen to speak at your next event or host your next Business retreat!
    Join the Leap Community so you can Step Into the Spotlight, be seen, be heard and be visible today! https://colleenbiggs.net/community/
    Subscribe to our podcast for more amazing episodes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/take-the-leap/id15033595
    Join us for the NEXT Empower & Elevate Conference November 15th https://colleenbiggs.net/empower/
    Thank you to our Sponsor of today's show: Peacefullliving Why do we allow stress to compound in our lives, affecting our sleep and our daily rituals? The truth is, we all live with stress, but imagine what it would feel like to not suffer from stress. Are you ready to feel better, sleep better, and change your overall relationship with tension? PeaceFull Living can help you bring more peaceful moments into your day. PeaceFull Living offers simple tools, livestream and on-demand classes, and a customized Self Care Success plan. Imagine if you had simple ways to slow down and restore your energy without taking big chunks of time away from your schedule. We know it’s possible. We’re here to help, and founder Roberta Hughes will be your guide each step of the way. Visit PeaceFull Living at bit.ly/peacefullliving to begin your journey with a free membership! Use code LEAP to receive your first month free.

    • 31 min

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