11 episodes

The Power of the Pivot tells the inspiring stories people who have pivoted in their lives and careers. In the podcast, we hear from individuals who have bravely taken that leap, struck out in a bold new direction, and never looked back.

The Power of the Pivot Alicia Webb

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

The Power of the Pivot tells the inspiring stories people who have pivoted in their lives and careers. In the podcast, we hear from individuals who have bravely taken that leap, struck out in a bold new direction, and never looked back.

    Dee Bowden - Keeping Businesses In Business

    Dee Bowden - Keeping Businesses In Business

    Dee Bowden is the creator and author of Collect the Cash. She works with small businesses who want to solve their cash flow problems. She is on a mission to keep businesses in business. After collecting $6 million dollars in 60 days while working for a small IT company, Dee recognized small businesses also can fall prey to revenue loss because they don’t collect the outstanding invoices. Her revenue recovery strategies have been featured in Forbes, Yahoo Finance, VIP Global, and Black Enterprise and Thrive Global Magazines. We chat about how she found her passion and purpose of helping small businesses stay in business and how she pivoted and turned it into a business.

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    • 27 min
    Abbey Cannon - Better Together

    Abbey Cannon - Better Together

    Abbey Cannon moved to Nashville at the age of 18 to attend Belmont University. It was during her time there that she met her husband and now business partner, Tony Cannon. They were both working in the restaurant industry. She originally planned to be a professional singer, but after meeting her husband fell in love with food and cooking. Her career has taken many directions, she held several sales and management roles before partnering with her husband to build a company. A pandemic baby, Abbey and Tony's first company, That Rub, LLC began due to her furlough in the business travel industry. We discuss how she has managed multiple life pivots and how as someone who once couldn’t cook has successfully built a business in the food industry.

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    Official Site: mmmThatRub.com
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    • 34 min
    Diana Lowe - Positive Psychology and Leadership

    Diana Lowe - Positive Psychology and Leadership

    Diana Lowe, is the CEO of Blue Light Leadership, a leadership development company focused on educating, training and coaching emotional intelligence for remote leaders. Diana is an Executive Coach who works with Directors to C-Suite Executives in Fortune 500 companies to transform their team spirit and communication. Her company focuses on using evidence based research from Positive Psychology to combat the rising stress and anxiety in leaders during the Great Resignation. We chat about her journey from financial leader to stay at home mom and what ultimately led her to start her own coaching practice.

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    Official Site: BlueLightLeadership.com
    Instagram: @BlueLightLeadership
    LinkedIn: LinkedIn.com/in/DianaELowe/

    • 31 min
    Clarene Mitchell - Reinvention Via LinkedIn

    Clarene Mitchell - Reinvention Via LinkedIn

    Clarene Mitchell is the owner of TCM Communications, a social media branding firm based in Wisconsin that focuses on helping success driven entrepreneurs and corporate leaders effectively leverage LinkedIn to generate results. Clarene is an accomplished print journalist, community activist and public relations professional. For more than 30 years she has worked to craft the image of community-based organizations and advance issues of importance. We discuss her love of LinkedIn and how she turned that passion into a new career.

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    Instagram: @TCMComms
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    • 26 min
    Deborah Petropoulos - The Power of Resilience

    Deborah Petropoulos - The Power of Resilience

    Deborah Petropoulos is a transformational career and life coach and Founder of One True You, LLC. She inspires successful outcomes for professionals experiencing transition challenges in their careers, business, and life. Debbie is an accredited-coach and member of the International Coaching Federation. Leaders benefit from her thirty-three years of corporate experience in global pharmaceuticals coaching, mentoring, and developing high-performing teams and individuals.  We discuss her journey from pharmaceutical leader to trusted life and career coach and her definition of resilience.

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    Official Site: OneTrueYouCoaching.com

    • 24 min
    Elle Forte - Turning a Hobby Into a Career

    Elle Forte - Turning a Hobby Into a Career

    Elle Forte is a boutique photographer. She is a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) with Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and is an accredited Associate Portrait Master in Illinois. She worked for 12 years in the corporate world as a financial analyst. Although she enjoyed her job, she longed for something more. Her entrepreneurial business mind eventually merged with her creative spirit and love of photography, which led her to her ultimate career.

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    Official Site: ElleFortePhotography.com
    Instagram: @Elle_Forte

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

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2 Ratings

Mary 2537 ,

LOVE this podcast!

This is such a perfect time to share stories of people who have pivoted in their career! Thank you for amplifying the stories of every day people who have changed course and taken a leap! Can’t wait to listen more!

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