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The Startup Life is a show for entrepreneurs wanting to grow their business and career-minded professionals looking to scale the corporate ladder. Get ready to receive major value as host Dominic Lawson interviews the best business minds in the world. Marc Randolph (Co-Founder of Netlfix), Tom Golisano (Founder of Paychex), and many others that have been featured in many publications from Entrepreneur, Inc Magazine, Forbes, Fast Company, and more. So if you have an idea, be about that life...The Startup Life!

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    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0, 35 Ratings

The Startup Life is a show for entrepreneurs wanting to grow their business and career-minded professionals looking to scale the corporate ladder. Get ready to receive major value as host Dominic Lawson interviews the best business minds in the world. Marc Randolph (Co-Founder of Netlfix), Tom Golisano (Founder of Paychex), and many others that have been featured in many publications from Entrepreneur, Inc Magazine, Forbes, Fast Company, and more. So if you have an idea, be about that life...The Startup Life!

    Bryan Barringer (Director of Entrepreneurship + Innovation at Christian Brothers University)

    Bryan Barringer (Director of Entrepreneurship + Innovation at Christian Brothers University)

    In this episode, we talk to Bryan Barringer(Director of Entrepreneurship + Innovation at Christian Brothers University) how a new technology from his youth sparked his entrepreneurial journey, his role at CBU, and so much more. 

    • 51 min
    Mike Goldman (Business Growth Consultant & Author of "Breakthrough Leadership Team")

    Mike Goldman (Business Growth Consultant & Author of "Breakthrough Leadership Team")

    In this episode, we talk to Mike Goldman (Business Growth Consultant & Author of "Breakthrough Leadership Team") as we discuss his book, having hard conversations, and what he has learned from his son.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Startup Conversations featuring Victoria Medina

    Startup Conversations featuring Victoria Medina

    Victoria talks about Prime My Body, the Hemp/CBD industry, and her journey.

    • 27 min
    Marc Morial (President & CEO of The National Urban League and Author of "The Gumbo Coalition")

    Marc Morial (President & CEO of The National Urban League and Author of "The Gumbo Coalition")

    In this episode, and later in the show, we talk to Marc Morial(President & CEO of The National Urban League and Author of "The Gumbo Coalition") as we discuss his book, what it means to police with compassion and his interactions with President Obama. (Timestamp 30:07) 

    First, we talk to Dr. Bobby Parmar (Award-Winning Professor at the University Of Virginia) as we discuss his new book "The Power Of And" and also his film, to which he produces and is featured in, "Fishing With Dynamite". 

    • 56 min
    Kimberly Sumpter (Entrepreneur & Host of The Sistahs Connect Podcast)

    Kimberly Sumpter (Entrepreneur & Host of The Sistahs Connect Podcast)

    In this episode, we talk to Kimberly Sumpter (Entrepreneur & Podcaster) as we discuss her career in radio, her podcasting journey, and how she helps small businesses. 
    **More On Kimberly**
    Kimberly Sumpter had a 17-year career in the radio broadcasting industry starting as an intern at 97.9 the Box in Houston. She became a Promotions Director at KIIZ-FM in Killeen, TX while hosting the rated #1 rated midday show in Central, TX for over 2 years. She jumped from market #141 to market #5 where she worked as an on-air announcer at KRNB-FM 105.7 before becoming a News and Traffic reporter and Assistant Promotions Director at 94.5 KSOUL and 97.9 the Beat in Dallas. Kimberly currently hosts and produces the Sistahs Connect podcast. She’s a Community Business Academy instructor for Rising Tide Capital, a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming lives and communities through entrepreneurship and the owner of the Wax Kandy Candle Co. 
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    Written by: Dominic Lawson 
    Executive Producers: Dominic Lawson and Kenda Lawson
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    • 54 min
    David Cote (Former CEO of Honeywell and Author Of "Winning Now, Winning Later")

    David Cote (Former CEO of Honeywell and Author Of "Winning Now, Winning Later")

    In this episode, we talk to David Cote (Former CEO of Honeywell and Author Of "Winning Now, Winning Later") as we discuss being fired by Jack Welch from GE, Why working hard is not always best, and answers if Bill Belichick could run a Fortune 500 company. 

    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

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35 Ratings

35 Ratings

JoshCrist ,

Entertaining, insightful and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re well established as someone who can translate creative energy into the impact you want to have on the world, or just getting started as an entrepreneur - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Dominic does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of building a thriving startup (without sacrificing your sanity along the way). Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

Julie not Christopher ,

Uplifting and informative stories

Thank you for doing what you do and bringing the unique perspective of each business owner.

Sistahs Connect Podcast ,

Great Podcast, Amazing Host!

The START UP LIFE is an excellent resource for start ups and anyone seeking practical and actionable tips from seasoned entrepreneurs. Dominic, you are the “REAL DEAL” and your energy and authenticity makes this podcast so bingeable! Keep moving forward and thank you for putting this positive content out into the universe. You’re helping dreamers to become doers!

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