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If you’re looking for actionable ways to stand out from the crowd by standing in your power, you’ve come to the right place. Each week on The Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast with Aleya Harris, we help you and your fellow empire-building entrepreneurs become radically authentic and tap into your unique story to attract your ideal clients. Listen in and learn how to use energy alignment techniques and tried-and-true marketing strategies to transform from a leader to a legend.

The Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast Aleya Harris

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 33 Ratings

If you’re looking for actionable ways to stand out from the crowd by standing in your power, you’ve come to the right place. Each week on The Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast with Aleya Harris, we help you and your fellow empire-building entrepreneurs become radically authentic and tap into your unique story to attract your ideal clients. Listen in and learn how to use energy alignment techniques and tried-and-true marketing strategies to transform from a leader to a legend.

    Deconstructing Narratives & Unraveling Biases with Noah Lekas

    Deconstructing Narratives & Unraveling Biases with Noah Lekas

    In a world often dictated by monolithic narratives, this episode of the Flourishing Entrepreneur podcast invites us into the expansive mind of Noah Lekas, a beacon for narrative disruption and expansive thinking. Noah, a freelance writer, editor, and author of the narrative poetry collection "Saturday Night Sage," delves deep into the fabric of storytelling, challenging the monolithic narratives that shape our lives, our work, and our spirituality. Through his unique lens of mysticism and menial labor, Noah invites us to question, dissect, and reclaim the stories we tell ourselves.
    This episode is a clarion call to entrepreneurs and storytellers alike to dive into the depths of narrative exploration with Noah Lekas. His insights into the interplay between mysticism, menial labor, and the stories that bind us offer a refreshing perspective on the power of storytelling. Listeners are encouraged to dissect the narratives that shape their lives, businesses, and cultures, and to seek out or forge new ones that align with their most expansive selves. If you're ready to challenge the monolithic narratives of our times and embrace a more nuanced, expansive view of the world, Noah's journey and insights offer a compelling roadmap.
    Key Takeaways:
    1. Expansiveness Over Limitation: Noah's journey from a blue-collar background to a seeker of mystical truths underscores the power of embracing expansive thought and challenging the monolithic narratives that limit us. His exploration into diverse spiritual paths and subcultures serves as a testament to the richness that lies beyond conventional boundaries.
    2. The Power of Alternative Cultures: Noah's affinity for punk music and its DIY ethos illustrates the transformative impact of finding one's tribe and the dangers of dogmatic thinking. He shares how subcultures can offer an alternative lens through which to view the world, urging listeners to seek out narratives that resonate deeply, rather than those that are widely accepted or popular.
    3. Narrative Disruption as a Path to Enlightenment: Noah advocates for a continuous questioning of the stories we inherit and those we adopt, suggesting that enlightenment lies in the disruption of these narratives. By challenging the stories that define us, we open ourselves to a multitude of possibilities, fostering a life that is truly our own.
     
    About Noah Lekas
    Noah Lekas is a writer, editor, and the author of Saturday Night Sage, a collection of narrative poetry about mysticism and menial labor. The former managing editor of Brandingmag, Lekas helps brands and thought leaders craft compelling narratives while continuing to contribute to a variety of publications. 
     
    Connect with Noah Lekas
    Website: http://noahclekas.com
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/noahclekas/ 
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radically authentic stories, and achieve unparalleled success.
     
    Sign Up for a Free Workshop
    Each month, Aleya hosts a free 90-minute, hands-on workshop to help you use the power of radically authentic strategic storytelling to improve your personal growth, career, and company.
    Register at https://www.aleyaharris.com/workshop 
     
    Book Aleya to Speak
    To book Aleya to edutain your audience at your next event as a keynote speaker, please visit www.aleyaharris.com/speaking to c

    • 41 min
    From Struggle to Screen: A Entrepreneurial Filmmaker’s Hero’s Journey with Maxwell Frost

    From Struggle to Screen: A Entrepreneurial Filmmaker’s Hero’s Journey with Maxwell Frost

    In a world where storytelling is not just an art, but a powerful tool for transformation, this episode of the Flourishing Entrepreneur podcast features the remarkable journey of Maxwell Frost. Diving deep into the heart of visual storytelling through film, Maxwell, an award-winning filmmaker and the brain behind Brand Film School, shares his insights and personal narrative to illuminate paths for entrepreneurs eager to tell their own unique stories.
    This episode is a must-listen for entrepreneurs who understand the importance of storytelling in building and connecting with their audience but are looking for a fresh, powerful medium to do so. Maxwell Frost not only shares his expertise in creating compelling brand films but also his personal journey of transformation and resilience, serving as a beacon for anyone at a crossroads. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting out, the insights and stories shared will spark a desire to embrace visual storytelling as a means to enrich your brand, engage your audience on a deeper level, and ultimately, drive growth.
    Key Takeaways:
    1. The Power of Visual Storytelling: Maxwell Frost unravels the dynamic nature of film as a storytelling medium, demonstrating how it uniquely combines visuals, sound, and narrative to evoke deep emotional connections and foster engagement unlike any other form of communication.
    2. Transformative Journeys: Through Maxwell’s personal story, listeners are invited into a conversation about resilience, healing, and the profound impact of embarking on life-altering adventures. His narrative underscores the importance of turning pain into purpose and using storytelling as a means to inspire and motivate others.
    3. Accessible Filmmaking: Debunking myths around filmmaking, Maxwell offers practical advice on how entrepreneurs can create impactful brand films using simple tools like smartphones and free software. This democratizes the process, encouraging listeners to explore filmmaking as a viable, cost-effective strategy for growth and connection.
     
    About Maxwell Frost
    Maxwell is an award-winning filmmaker who specializes in generating lifetime repeat customers through brand films.
    Over the last decade, he's collaborated with industry leaders like Vans, Hydro Flask, and Patagonia, earning 20+ awards in 11 countries for films he directed, produced, and edited.
     
    What Maxwell offers is simple: "I teach people how to make 3-15 minute brand films, start to finish, that will grow your reach, fill your content calendar, and drive revenue."
     
    He specializes in doing more with less. His unique approach, inspired by alpinism, allows for fast and light filmmaking, avoiding all of the typical frustrations of traditional filmmaking–like huge budgets, overblown production teams, and overly expensive gear.
     
    Maxwell believes that brand films shot on your phone, allows you to do more with less, by creating addictive content that connects with your audience on an emotional level, that results in lifetime repeat customers.
     
     
    Connect with Maxwell Frost
    Website: http://brandfilmschool.com 
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/maxwelljfrost/  
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radically authentic stories, and achieve unparalleled success.
     
    Sign Up for a Free Workshop
    Each month, Al

    • 36 min
    Breaking Free from Generational Trauma Stories with Anat Peri

    Breaking Free from Generational Trauma Stories with Anat Peri

    Are you living your life, or are you living a legacy of limitations passed down through generations? In this eye-opening episode of The Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast, we dive deep into the heart of generational trauma and the uncharted territory of the inner child with the guidance of Anat Peri, a master in the art of emotional healing.
    Imagine breaking free from invisible chains that have held you back, rediscovering your authentic self, and forging a path of joy, fulfillment, and purpose. Anat Peri, our beacon of transformation, lays out a roadmap for rewriting the narratives we've inherited and stepping into the light of our true potential.
    This isn't just another podcast episode; it's your invitation to a life-altering journey toward healing, self-discovery, and ultimately, liberation from the cycles that have unknowingly shaped your existence.
    Join us as we explore how to reclaim your story, heal your inner child, and create a legacy of empowerment and healing for the generations to come.
     
    Key Topics:
    - Generational Trauma and Inner Child Healing: Anat Peri explains the concept of generational trauma as the patterns and beliefs inherited from our ancestors, which shape our identity and behaviors. She emphasizes the importance of recognizing these patterns to heal and rewrite our life's script. 
    - Personal Stories of Transformation: Anat shares her personal journey, including how she faced her fears of never finding love and how acknowledging and processing these fears led her to meet her husband. Her story illustrates the power of facing our deepest fears and the importance of making room for new beginnings.
    - Practical Techniques for Healing: Throughout the episode, Anat provides listeners with actionable advice and techniques for healing. She discusses the importance of acknowledging and amplifying emotions to process and move past them, the role of safety strategies in our lives, and how understanding these can improve our relationships and personal growth.
    - Moving Forward After Healing: The episode doesn't just focus on healing past traumas; it also addresses how to step into a new chapter of life. Anat emphasizes the importance of integration, education, and stabilization in adopting new beliefs and behaviors to replace those that no longer serve us.
     
    About Anat Peri

    Anat Peri the Founder & CEO of Training Camp for the Soul®. She is an Inner-Child Healing Expert in the coaching and wellness space who has devoted her life to empowering those at the forefront of the coaching industry to scale their business, overcome overwhelm, build confidence, and master their craft while attracting their ideal clients. Her approach to healing and personal growth isn’t merely informative - it is a profound experience that curates lasting change. 
    Anat's background blends traditional healing arts and modern psychology, with somatic and inner-child reparenting techniques that have enabled her to guide hundreds of practitioners, business owners, and their teams, through her TCS Method™. This method creates the kind of change that shapes the future of the world of leadership as we know it.
     
    Connect with Anat Peri
    Website: http://www.trainingcampforthesoul.com 
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/anat.peri/ 
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radi

    • 42 min
    Scaling Your Business Using Your Inner Magic with Eugenia Oganova

    Scaling Your Business Using Your Inner Magic with Eugenia Oganova

    In this episode, Eugenia Oganova delves deep into the essence of individuality and self-mastery, revealing how embracing your unique self is key to attracting clients and standing out from the competition.
    We'll explore the narratives we craft about ourselves, limiting beliefs that hold us back, and the transformative power of choosing our vision over fear.
    Eugenia, a clairvoyant since her youth, shares her extraordinary journey and how she found strength in her sensitivity, turning what once seemed like a weakness into her greatest asset. She introduces us to the concept of "quantum future creation" and the practice of embodying our future selves to propel us forward.
     
    Key Topics:
    - How to identify and bridge personal, spiritual, and financial gaps
    - Understanding how money flows and how to get more of it to flow to you
    - Self-mastery and the value of sensitivity in business
    - Creating high-value packages with appropriate pricing
     
    About Eugenia Oganova
    Eugenia Oganova is an international Business Soul Strategist, Marketing Energetics Coach, and Transcension Mentor with 20 years of experience. She has been featured in over 100 networks and publications and is a self-made millionaire.
    Eugenia specializes in helping female Coaches & Healers leverage their unique badass inner magic to sustainably scale into multi-6 and 7-figures. Her process helps them add $10k-$50k per month without forcing themselves to work harder - by aligning their Business with their unique Soul Design Strategy.
    Eugenia is a best-selling author of 3 books. Not a typical business coach or writer: Eugenia is clairvoyant and neurodivergent, and she uses her extraordinary abilities to support her clients in addition to solid business strategies.
     
    Connect with Eugenia Oganova
    Website: https://transcensiongate.com/ 
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radically authentic stories, and achieve unparalleled success.
     
    Sign Up for a Free Workshop
    Each month, Aleya hosts a free 90-minute, hands-on workshop to help you use the power of radically authentic strategic storytelling to improve your personal growth, career, and company.
    Register at https://www.aleyaharris.com/workshop 
     
    Book Aleya to Speak
    To book Aleya to edutain your audience at your next event as a keynote speaker, please visit www.aleyaharris.com/speaking to check out her speaking topics, reels, and why.  Click "Schedule a Call" to secure the speaker with "that something new" you've been looking for.
     
    If you are a Corporate Event Planner, Employee Experience Professional, Head of Marketing, Learning & Development Professional, Executive Assistant, Speakers Bureau Destination Management Company, or Destination Management Organization who is looking for a top-quality, energetic speaker, you should definitely hop on a call with Aleya.
     
    Connect with Aleya Harris
    Speaking & Media: https://www.aleyaharris.com 
    The Evolution Collective Inc.: https://www.evolutioncollective.com 
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/aleyaharris/ 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aleyaharris/ 
    TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@thealeyaharris 
     

    • 31 min
    Crafting a Lasting Legacy Through Estate Planning with Adriana Brava

    Crafting a Lasting Legacy Through Estate Planning with Adriana Brava

    Have you ever thought about how your lawyer can help you leave your legacy? 
    In this episode, we hear from Adriana Brava, an estate planning attorney and graduate of Spark the Stage, about how to get your legal house in order so that your legacy isn't tarnished by infighting, jealousy, and lack of clarity when you're gone. 
    With a candid discussion on the complexities of divorce, the significance of co-parenting counseling, and the shift from workers comp to estate planning, Adriana offers valuable insights into preparing for life's end.
    As the conversation unfolds, Adriana highlights the critical role of trusts in asset protection and the risks of overly restrictive conditions that can stir family discord. This heartfelt dialogue underscores the value of storytelling to aid others and the significance of leaving a legacy of memories and values.
    Stay tuned for an episode filled with practical advice, personal anecdotes, and the reminder to take action on estate planning, whether you're protecting a vast estate or ensuring family harmony.
    You are putting so much effort into crafting your life's narrative.  Don't let it get ruined by a lack of legal knowledge.  Take a listen and protect your legacy.
     
    Key Topics:
    - Co-parenting counseling and healthy relationship creation post-divorce
    - Legacy planning: wills, trusts, powers of attorney
    - Funeral arrangements and communicating wishes
    - Adriana’s definition of legacy, focusing on memories, values, and generational wealth apart from the financial aspect
     
    About Adriana Brava
    Adriana Brava is the CEO and founder of Adriana Brava Law and Madrina Legal.  She is a passionate, bilingual, first gen attorney and educator who believes that everyone needs a legacy plan to keep their family in peace, out of court, and to build generational wealth.
    Adriana has practiced over 20 years as an attorney and is enjoying being a new business owner.
    She loves spending time with her three kids, dancing to Zumba, and is a travel enthusiast.  
     
    Connect with Adriana Brava
    Website: http://www.adrianabravalaw.com 
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/adrianabravaesq/ 
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/madrinalegal/ 
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radically authentic stories, and achieve unparalleled success.
     
    Sign Up for a Free Workshop
    Each month, Aleya hosts a free 90-minute, hands-on workshop to help you use the power of radically authentic strategic storytelling to improve your personal growth, career, and company.
    Register at https://www.aleyaharris.com/workshop 
     
    Book Aleya to Speak
    To book Aleya to edutain your audience at your next event as a keynote speaker, please visit www.aleyaharris.com/speaking to check out her speaking topics, reels, and why.  Click "Schedule a Call" to secure the speaker with "that something new" you've been looking for.
     
    If you are a Corporate Event Planner, Employee Experience Professional, Head of Marketing, Learning & Development Professional, Executive Assistant, Speakers Bureau Destination Management Company, or Destination Management Organization who is looking for a top-quality, energetic speaker, you should definitely hop on a call with Aleya.
     
    Connect with Aleya Harris
    Speaking & Media: https://www.aleyaharris.com 
    The Evolution Collective Inc

    • 37 min
    Embracing Risk and Resilience as an Entrepreneur with Sufian Chowdhury

    Embracing Risk and Resilience as an Entrepreneur with Sufian Chowdhury

    Today we have an incredible story of resilience, ambition, and the power of mentorship.
    Growing up in a tough neighborhood with the loving support of seven siblings, our guest, Sufian Chowdhury, turned the obstacles of his upbringing into the fuel for his entrepreneurial journey.
    From steering clear of danger in his youth by focusing on sports, to selling t-shirts and sneakers, Sufian's path to success is anything but ordinary. His bold choice to forgo traditional education set him on a trailblazing path of creativity and free-thinking, essential for any thriving entrepreneur.
    In today's conversation, Sufian will share how he converted the challenges of starting a tech company and the faceoff with fierce competition into a seven-figure success story. We’ll delve into the universal financial struggles, the resilience needed to keep pushing forward, and the unwavering importance of accountability in the entrepreneurial world.
    Sufian reminds us it's not about the short game, but rather, planning for longevity in this tumultuous environment. With his healthcare technology venture, he's not just inventing solutions; he's solving systemic problems and changing lives.
    And of course, we’ll talk about those who’ve guided Sufian along the way - influential authors, real-life mentors, and the unconditional love from family, especially his mother who raised seven children, which, as a mother myself, I find absolutely awe-inspiring.
     
    About Sufian Chowdhury
    Sufian Chowdhury is a serial entrepreneur whose passion lies in improving the healthcare industry through innovative technology.
     
    Sufian is the Founder and CEO of Kinetik, a venture backed startup based out of New York City. Kinetik is developing innovative API & Platform solutions that connect key stakeholders in the NEMT industry. Kinetik’s proprietary billing platform is connected to over 3100 payers nationwide, allowing NEMT providers to bill transportation claims seamlessly, while significantly reducing manual labor costs.
     
     
    Connect with Sufian Chowdhury
    Website: http://kinetik.care
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sufian-chowdhury/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/people/Sufian-Chowdhury/100088128891450/ 
     
    About Aleya Harris
    Aleya Harris is the spark for your spark™. A trailblazer in purpose-driven story crafting, she is a former marketing executive and ex-Google Vendor Partner who brings her dynamic experience to her role as the CEO of The Evolution Collective Inc. Aleya is a StoryBrand Certified Guide, international award-winning speaker, and the host of the award-winning Flourishing Entrepreneur Podcast. Her unique approach as a Strategic Storytelling Consultant has revolutionized the way businesses communicate, transforming workplace cultures and market positioning. With her dynamic energy and proven methodologies, she guides clients to unlock their potential, articulate their radically authentic stories, and achieve unparalleled success.
     
    Sign Up for a Free Workshop
    Each month, Aleya hosts a free 90-minute, hands-on workshop to help you use the power of radically authentic strategic storytelling to improve your personal growth, career, and company.
    Register at https://www.aleyaharris.com/workshop 
     
    Book Aleya to Speak
    To book Aleya to edutain your audience at your next event as a keynote speaker, please visit www.aleyaharris.com/speaking to check out her speaking topics, reels, and why.  Click "Schedule a Call" to secure the speaker with "that something new" you've been looking for.
     
    If you are a Corporate Event Planner, Employee Experience Professional, Head of Marketing, Learning & Development Professional, Executive Assistant, Speakers Bureau Destination Management Company, or Destination Management Organization who is looking for a top-quality, energetic speaker, you should definitely hop on a call with Aleya.
     
    Connect with Aleya Harris
    Speaking & Media: https://www.aleyaharris.com 
    The Evoluti

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Es Beisbol ,

Masterful Storyteller Illuminates the Power of Corporate Volunteering

Aleya exemplifies the transformative power of storytelling, illuminating the importance of corporate volunteering in reshaping workplace cultures and driving positive change. Don't miss this captivating episode, where Aleya's masterful storytelling skills take center stage, inspiring listeners to embark on their own journeys of growth and impact.

Just hop on the bus and go do some good.

Linivictoria ,

Soul Soothing + Strategic Goldmine All in One!

Aleya is such a captivating speaker. The episodes breeze by with ease and always delivers valuable takeaways. A must listen for entrepreneurs or anyone looking to shift their professional mindset.

Po-Hong Yu ,

A perfect balance!

I love the way Aleya shares a blend of practical advice, great analogies, humor, and her personal experience. She knows her stuff and it shows. And the cherry on top is that she includes the spiritual realm. Highly recommend!

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