An eclectic mix of Professional Coaches, Athletes, actors, entrepreneurs, business people, and influencers that have one thing in common .... They are amazing people! We interview the top in all industries while always bringing it back to The 98/2 rule, 98% attitude and 2% aptitude!! Driving home the fact that success in life, business and relationships is largely contingent on one thing .... your attitude!!! This podcast is a refreshing twist on the traditional that will make you laugh, cry, and ultimately enriching your soul! Learn from the greatest in the world in a light and fun arena!!!!
EP #144 RYAN WEEDEN—PIECES OF THE PUZZLE
Ryan Weeden, Founder and CEO of Masters of Balayage, brings top-level training to aspiring hair stylists across the world, through both live events and online education.
From losing everything in a soul-crushing bankruptcy to building a multi 7-figure empire, Ryan learned what it takes to create a well respected brand.
As an entrepreneur and success coach, Ryan inspires his global audience to unlock their own personal greatness. Ryan also hosts a popular new podcast for hairdressers called “The Hairpreneur Show.”
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EP #143 COACH ROB “LAST CHANCE U”—BASKETBALL IS LIFE
Coach Robert Robinson enters his second season as an assistant coaches at East Los Angeles College.
Prior to joining the Huskies, Coach Robinson helmed a very successful 20-year run as a head coach at Notre Dame High School in Riverside (1998-2019). Over the two decades, the Titans amassed over 360 wins with six league titles, a CIF championship, three regional finals, and a state finals appearance in 2018. He has been named Cal-Hi state Coach of the Year, SCIBCA Southern Section Coach of the Year, and the Press Enterprise Coach of the Year. He also had coaching stops at Allen Hancock College as an assistant coach (1997-98) and as a player and head coach for the Columbus Cagerz of the USBL.
Coach Rob was born in Kansas City, Missouri and raised in Leavenworth, Kansas. He moved to California to finish high school, attending Cabrillo High in Lompoc, Ca. After graduating Cabrillo High, he played basketball for three schools: Allen Hancock Community College, Stephen F. Austin State University and concluding his college hoops career at UC-Riverside in 1996. While at UC Riverside, he also ran track - qualifying for the NCAA national championship finals in the high jump in '96.
He received his Bachelors degree in Sociology from UC Riverside in 97’ and his master’s degree in Instruction and Curriculum from Emporia State University in Kansas in 2005. He has been married to his wife Krysten for 21 years and they have three sons, KJ 20, Meda 20, and Justus 18. Kellycardenas.com Cardenaslawgroup.com
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EP #142 ANDRE YOUNG—LEAD YOURSELF
Andre Young is a professional speaker, author, trainer, and Founder of You Evolving Now, LLC. He worked as a Mental Health Therapist for 19 years, played sports at every level from high school to professional, has been an employee, a business owner, and self-employed, written 3 books focused on enhancing Leadership & Work/Life Harmony. As Founder of You Evolving Now it's his mission to enhance Leadership and Work/Life Harmony for organization, leaders, employees, and teams with his high-energy, interactive, culture-changing leadership training programs and speaking engagements; allowing a professional and personal evolution!
www.youevolvingnow.com Kellycardenas.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER- WILLIAM SIMMONS
EP #141 NECOLE & ORLANDO CUMBERLANDER—MARRIAGE, FAMILY & BUSINESS
NeCole and Orlando Cumberlander has been in the beauty industry for almost 30 years and has achieved a plethora of awards and accomplishments. NeCole started out like most hair stylists behind the chair but, shortly after beauty school, became a national educator for John Paul Mitchell systems.
After several years of educating around the world in 1994, NeCole realized her dream to become co-owner of the award winning Noir et Blanc Salon and Spa with her husband and business partner Orlando. They later sold the salon after 15 very successful years in business. During her years as a salon owner she became involved in The Professional Beauty Association, the largest national salon business owners association in North America, where she was an active member and past president. NeCole’s passion and commitment for the beauty industry also led to the appointment to The State Board of Cosmetology by former Governor Vonivich.
In 2004, NeCole and Orlando were encouraged to open Paul Mitchell The School Cleveland and two short years later they opened their second location in Columbus, Ohio. The success of their schools has allowed their company to grow to over 75 employees and, graduating over 300 future professionals per year between both locations, making their schools two of the largest cosmetology schools in Ohio. Aside from being involved in her schools, NeCole also serves as President of The Paul Mitchell School Franchise Association and, a member of civic organization, The Presidents Council. She and Orlando are loving parents to their greatest accomplishment, children Orlando Jr. and Skylar.
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Kellycardenas.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER- MAKENA CARDENAS
EP #140 ROBERT MACK—HAPPINESS…YOUR LIFE DEPENDS ON IT!
Robert is an ivy-league-educated Positive Psychology Expert, Celebrity Happiness Coach, Executive Coach, and Author.
Robert studied under the direction of Martin Seligman, the founder of Positive Psychology, at the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn). UPenn is the only institution in the world to offer a Masters degree in Applied Positive Psychology.
Robert is one of the world's leading experts on the relationship between happiness and success. He helps individuals and organizations achieve an energizing balance of authentic personal happiness and effortless professional success, based on time-tested, face-valid, empirical data and timeless, transcendental wisdom.
Robert's work has been endorsed by Oprah, Vanessa Williams, and many others, and he has been seen on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Access Hollywood, E!, OWN, GQ, Self, Health, Cosmopolitan, and Glamour.
Robert's first book, Happiness from the Inside Out: The Art and Science of Fulfillment, is celebrity-endorsed and critically-acclaimed. It has been translated into various languages, including Chinese. http://www.coachrobmack.com Kellycardenas.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER WILLIAM SIMMONS
EP #139 STEVE ODY—OPTIMISM CAN CHANGE THE WORLD
Steve Ody is a husband, father and entrepreneur who sees beauty and happiness everywhere. Steve is unapologetically optimistic about everything in life and is a true lifter of people.
This is not unrealistic optimism, he still has tough and challenging times but, as an optimist, he knows that if he’s in a dark tunnel there will be light at the end of that tunnel.
His podcast, The Travelling Optimist, is a series of incredibly uplifting conversations with people trying to make a difference.
But it’s never been about the numbers if the podcast has a positive impact on just one person Steve believes the podcast has been a success and worth every second of effort.
Optimism is his life force and has been used in full throughout his life, it’s the golden thread that has connected him to amazing people, got him through tough times and led him to incredible experiences.
Steve’s message is that it’s okay to be optimistic about your life, to live your life with passion and to keep dancing when the lights go out because it’s amazing to live everyday with hope in your heart. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-travelling-optimist-podcast-with-steve-ody/id1505526045
Kellycardenas.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER- MADDOX CARDENAS
Fire meets Fire
Kelly has a knack for attracting the best humans and getting to know them on a meaningful and inspirational level. Every episode I’ve listened to had me pausing to take notes — so many nuggets that cannot be missed or lost! As a host, Kelly is easy to listen to. He’s engaging without being too much of anything else - that sets a stage for his guests to be relaxed and conversational in a way that is so rewarding to experience. Keep up the great work, Kelly! This is the perfect platform for you and the messages you’re delivering yourself and through your amazing guests is life-altering.
One of the best out there
Such a great podcast - mostly because it’s real dialogue with real people AND Kelly has curated some world class humans
Kelly is so awesome. Always raw and extremely authentic. This podcast is eye opening and thought provoking. Thank you so much Kelly!