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You University | The Personal Branding Podcast

Welcome to You University, the Personal Branding podcast where your most important job is to be the head marketer for the brand called YOU. We’re all in the business of building our personal brands (online and offline) and we’re going to show you how to profit from your passion. You’ll hear from entrepreneurs, execs, entertainers, bloggers and social media stars making a living from what they love. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday we’re going to cover personal branding, content marketing, social media, starting your business and ways to make money online. Everyone is an entrepreneur in the making and it’s time YOU startup! Hosted by Peggs, your Chief Branding Officer, head over to YouUniversityPodcast.com to launch your personal brand in 15 days (or less).
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May 25, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Shivaun Palmer.

Shivaun Palmer is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in marketing, public relations, video production, radio, digital media and large-scale trade show and special event production. She co-founded and serves as CEO of Plaid for Women, Inc., a digital media company with a blogging platform focused on women to help them achieve goals, get connected and be heard. 

Plaid for Women assets include an online magazine - PlaidforWomen.com; Plaid for Women Radio; short form video and LIVE, monthly chapter meetings. Plaid launched their #nomeangirls campaign in 2015. 

In 2007, Shivaun was honored as a “Great Woman of Texas—Woman of Influence” by the Fort Worth Business Press and nominated as a Woman to Watch by the Dallas Business Journal. She currently serves on the board of directors for Girls, Inc. of Tarrant County.

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May 25, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Dezmon Landers.

Dezmon Landers is a student of startups. His areas of interest include startup strategy, product development and lean entrepreneurship. He’s passionate about teaching entrepreneurs the startup mindset to help them minimize waste, save time and validate early stage business ideas quickly. 

Dezmon has worked in the consumer Internet and public speaking space which has developed his experience. Dezmon is a simplistic and linear thinker which enables him to help aspiring entrepreneurs bring clarity and structure to their business ideas. 

In addition to his role at Startup Expert, he is the co-founder of Altitude Pads, a short term lodging service for commercial airline crew.

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May 25, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Shivaun Palmer.

Shivaun Palmer is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in marketing, public relations, video production, radio, digital media and large-scale trade show and special event production. She co-founded and serves as CEO of Plaid for Women, Inc., a digital media company with a blogging platform focused on women to help them achieve goals, get connected and be heard. 

Plaid for Women assets include an online magazine - PlaidforWomen.com; Plaid for Women Radio; short form video and LIVE, monthly chapter meetings. Plaid launched their #nomeangirls campaign in 2015. 

In 2007, Shivaun was honored as a “Great Woman of Texas—Woman of Influence” by the Fort Worth Business Press and nominated as a Woman to Watch by the Dallas Business Journal. She currently serves on the board of directors for Girls, Inc. of Tarrant County.

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May 18, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Jenna Dalton.

You want clear steps to create addictively awesome content that attracts more clients and that's exactly what Jenna Dalton gives you. She's an Elite Level Book Yourself Solid Certified Coach who helps coaches like you build a blog that attracts dream clients. You can find her at JennaDalton.com where she has plenty of free tips and resources to help you stand out, get known and grow a profitable blog.

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May 18, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Tracy Allen Hanes.

Tracy is the President of T. Allen Hanes & Associates. He is also the Vice President of “The Local Marketers Association,” A nonprofit organization; a Retired United States Navy Photographer and Video Producer; and a 4x International Best-Selling Author. 

He loves teaching entrepreneurs across the globe how they can “Awaken” and claim their authority through publishing and media. He has been featured on CNN, CBS, NBC, FOX and, ABC, as well as in, Forbes and The Miami Herald and Small Business Trend Setters, among other media affiliates. 

Tracy has a passion for helping entrepreneurs, business owners, authors, speakers, and coaches position themselves as the go-to person in their niche. Often referred to as “Mr. Incredible” he and his team have created over 120+ Best- Selling Authors to date.

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May 18, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Liz D’Aloia.

Liz founded HR Virtuoso™ to help companies increase their candidate pool through mobile recruiting. 

HR Virtuoso™ creates customized, company-branded short form employment applications that work on any mobile device. Candidates enter the system through a traditional online posting, a QR code, or a text number, and are instantly transported to an application process -- which only takes about 5 minutes to complete. Using this system, a national hospitality chain generated over 12,000 applications in just six months. 

Prior to launching HR Virtuoso™, Liz rose through the ranks of transportation, retail, and mortgage companies as a Senior Employment Attorney and VP of HR. She holds a BA from Hampshire College and a JD from Brooklyn Law School. She is admitted to practice in Texas, New York, New Jersey, Florida, and Kansas.

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May 16, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Sheila Kennedy.

Sheila Kennedy, THE Confidence Coach, is a lead-by-example girl. As she learns, she shares. 

Sheila spent years hiding her lack of confidence. She learned survival skills to navigate the daily routines of life and business without ever achieving a satisfactory level of success. Not satisfied with that, Sheila built confidence at her core which changed everything for the better. 

An entrepreneur since 2008, Sheila learned that one’s level of confidence directly impacts the success of their marketing, visibility, connecting, and making money. Sheila now spends her time helping entrepreneurs build the level of confidence they need to build the business they desire. 

Sheila chronicled her lessons in her best-selling book, You Had It All Along. This blueprint for building confidence at your core inspires people all over the globe. Her new book, Choices to Changes: The Practice of Being a Confident Entrepreneur is due out this summer.

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May 11, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Jared O'Toole.

Jared O’Toole graduated Ithaca College with a finance degree and like so many other business majors he quickly realized corporate life was not a path for him. Instead, he got passionate about entrepreneurship, branding and how companies could leverage new media tools online. This change in heart led him to co-found Under30CEO, a site dedicated to inspiring young people with the resources needed to succeed on their journey. O’Toole has led Under30CEO to features on The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Yahoo! Finance to name a few. 

Jared also co-founded Under30Experiences which provides travel for ambitious young professionals.

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May 11, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Shaun Derik.

For over 10 years, Speaker and Performing Artist, Shaun Derik, has dedicated his life to helping people, young and old, reconnect with their passion and go after their dreams. Through his dynamic message delivery, which is a blend of music and comedy, audience members leave Shaun’s presentations feeling motivated and energized; as a result are encouraged to take massive steps towards the achievement of their life-long goals.

Shaun moved to New York City and founded Dreamsong, a production company designed to deliver inspirational and relevant content for today’s dreamer. His most recent projects include the audio series, “Dreams & Detours” and the reality web-series “JourneyMe.” 

Today he spends his time traveling the world with friend, speaker and business partner Javier Sanchez, founder R.E.A.C.H. Communications, Inc. Together they’ve reached more than 500,000 young people globally.

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May 4, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Abby Kohut.

Abby, a brave HR professional, has stepped forward to share the secrets of her industry and to help the unemployed find and fill the 3+ million open jobs. Aside from teaching job search skills, Abby also inspires those that are out of work to not lose faith that they will find a job. 

Abby, who is known as “Absolutely Abby” because she tells job seekers the absolute truth, has held positions from corporate recruiter to Senior Director of Recruiting over the past 16 years. In 2009, Abby shifted her focus to concentrate on helping candidates land their dream jobs and has spoken to over 300 job search groups. Now in 2013, Abby is determined to educate 1 million job seekers and help America get back to work by launching a 62 city cross country speaking tour, a project which is currently self-funded. 

Abby and her husband Ken have left their home in NJ and are traveling across country in an RV in order to fulfill Abby’s goal to help one million job seekers. You can learn more about the tour at www.AbbyAcrossAmerica.com.

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May 4, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Tommie Powers.

Tommie Powers aka “Tommie Traffic” is a digital marketing consultant, speaker and author with over 15 years experience specializing in Pay Per Click Marketing, Conversion Optimization, and Online Lead Generation.

Tommie is also a highly sought after trainer and speaker in the area of YouTube Advertising, an area he’s helped his clients generate well over 7 figures in revenue in just the last 18 months. He’s been featured on several podcasts and spoken on stages across the country sharing his insights and unconventional strategies for leveraging the YouTube ads platform.

After spending millions of dollars buying traffic online over the last 8 years, Tommie has found the patterns for what works and what doesn't. This has allowed him to create a proprietary process for implementing highly profitable paid traffic campaigns across multiple niche markets.

Tommie is also a proud husband and father of 3. Nothing is more important to him than his family.

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May 4, 2015

In this episode of You University, I interview Patty Elizee.

Patty Elizee (pronounced Elly-Zay), a.k.a. Patty E!, is a Former Sales & Marketing Director in the Direct Sales Industry turned Pro as the Host and Creator of the “BRAND YOU ECONOMY” podcast. Over the past 8 years, Patty has witnessed the evolution of today’s influential online entrepreneurs such as Marie Forleo, Gabrielle Bernstein and Mastin Kipp, as well as her favorites podcasting peeps, Pat Flynn, John Lee Dumas and Lewis Howes, just to name a few. 

Fascinated by how these entrepreneurs leverage their life’s purpose into creating and building their own successful brands, Patty invested in herself, to empower and utilize her professional and life’s experience into embarking on a hero’s journey designed to ignite her Entrepreneurial Flame for the “SOUL PURPOSE” to usher others into the BRAND YOU ECONOMY! Today, as a Podcast Personality, Patty is passionate in connecting with Inspiring Entrepreneurs by Entertaining, Educating and Empowering Entrepreneurial Spirits, Just Like YOU, into taking action transitioning from Lifetime Employee to Lifestyle Entrepreneur.

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