The Driven Entrepreneur with Matt Brauning
I Don’t Want More Clients, I just Want To Promote My Book; Help! Your Questions Answered!

I Don’t Want More Clients, I just Want To Promote My Book; Help! Your Questions Answered!

May 6, 2022

EP #295 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Katrina Nguyen. This entrepreneur asks: “I want to speak more, and you teach how to use speaking to grow your business. But if the goal of me speaking is to promote my book and encourage selflessness, is it necessary to offer strategy sessions? Other than selling my book, I don't have a goal of increasing business revenue or growing the number of clients. ?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Katrina Nguyen on social media on Facebook.

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com

(Please no guest recommendations here!)

What’s The Best Way To Get Booked To Speak? Your Questions Answered!

What’s The Best Way To Get Booked To Speak? Your Questions Answered!

April 29, 2022

EP #294 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Mike Raber. This entrepreneur asks: “What is the best way for getting booked on different Podcasts or Stages?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Mike Raber on social media on LinkedIn.

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com

(Please no guest recommendations here!)

Entrepreneur Parenting: How To Win with Alicia Marcus Birong

Entrepreneur Parenting: How To Win with Alicia Marcus Birong

April 19, 2022

EP #293 -This week on the podcast, I'm joined by Alicia Marcus Birong, a Pediatric Life Coach, Speaker, Author as we discuss Entrepreneur Parenting: How To Win.

Alicia Marcos Birong is the founder and owner of Guided Choices and ChatterGirls. She is a speaker, trainer, counselor, and life coach for men, women, and children.She has worked with adults and children for over 25 years, as a therapist, coach and counselor. With a passion for improving and empowering the lives of individuals of all ages, she has worked with children and adults for over 30 years as a life coach, therapist and hypnotherapist. Her mission is to help and empower you to create and live the life that you have only dreamed of.

Alicia became interested in the transformative abilities of people and her special skills to help them, while she was executive director for a halfway house for women. Alicia continued her education and completed a Master of Counseling degree, while she was a youth minister in parish, diocesan and national positions. She was a recipient of the McHenry County Hero’s Award, given to residents who have made a marked contribution to their community. She is traveling the country speaking for many different organizations, parents and children’s groups she continues to build national and international organizations.More recently, Alicia has been a trainer in both fields and was the director of a hypnotherapy school that offered an exclusive children hypnosis component that she designed. She is a pioneer in the field of children mindfulness and has developed techniques that she uses and trains others.

Alicia has grown ChatterGirls locally and nationally. This was created for 8-14 year old girls to create and establish a solid foundation for self-empowerment to carry them through their teenage years and beyond into adulthood. This program goes beyond the limits and boundaries of the normal public education system to assist young girls in developing life skills for becoming confident, strong young women. ChatterGirls is about Celebrating, Happy, Aspiring, Truthful, Thoughtful, Empower, Responsible Girls. And we want to spread the CHATTER to more girls. She is also the author of Changing the Chatter: Help Your Daughter Look Beyond the Mirror for Self-Esteem.

Learn More About Alicia Marcus Birong:

Get Alicia‘s bookBecoming an Unstoppable Mompreneur

Follow Alicia Marcus Birong on social media on Instagram, and Facebook

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week. I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube.

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!"mattbrauningpodcast.com

 

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com

Building Confidence with Personal Style with Tracy Pohlmann

Building Confidence with Personal Style with Tracy Pohlmann

April 8, 2022

EP #292 -This week on the podcast, I'm joined by Tracy Pohlmann, an award winning speaker, certified trainer, entrepreneur, and personal image expert as we discuss Building Confidence with Personal Style.

She has assisted over 9,000 women in creating a stylish and professional personal image to advance their careers and attract their ideal customers. Her desire for encouraging underserved women, helping local charities and numerous outreach events has awarded her recognition from one of the largest healthcare organizations.

Tracy is passionate about helping professional women discover a simple, cost-effective way to dress so they can feel great about the way they look no matter their age or shape, exude more confidence, and create an impression that makes them shine in their career.

Learn More About Tracy Pohlmann:

Get Tracy‘s bookSimple Style Session

Follow Tracy Pohlmann on social media on LinkedIn, and Facebook

 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

 

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube.

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!"mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com

Take Control of Your Story and Your Future with Dr. John Delony of the Ramsey Network.

Take Control of Your Story and Your Future with Dr. John Delony of the Ramsey Network.

April 1, 2022

EP #291 -This week on the podcast, I'm joined by John Delony, a bestselling author, mental health expert and host of The Dr. John Delony Show as we discuss Take Control of Your Story and Your Future with Dr. John Delony of the Ramsey Network.

He has two PhDs and over two decades of experience in counseling, crisis response and higher education. John’s goal is to help you navigate tough decisions, improve your relationships, and believe you’re worthy of being well.

Learn More About John Delony:

Get John‘s bookRedefining Anxiety. Also The Dr. John Delony Show Podcast

Follow John Delony on Instagram, and Facebook

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week. I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube.

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!"

mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com

How Do I Know Which Social Media Platform Is Right For My Business? Your Questions Answered!

How Do I Know Which Social Media Platform Is Right For My Business? Your Questions Answered!

January 31, 2022

EP #290 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Christine Bright. This entrepreneur asks: “How to determine which social media platforms to invest time and money in.  I get emails daily saying how important it is to build your business and presence on social media. Of course each platform says they are the best 🙄 It is overwhelming!?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Christine Bright on social media on Facebook.

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com 

(Please no guest recommendations here!)

What Makes An Entrepreneur Give Up On Their Goals? Your Questions Answered!

What Makes An Entrepreneur Give Up On Their Goals? Your Questions Answered!

January 24, 2022

EP #289 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Margie Dunki-Jacobs. This entrepreneur asks: “What makes an entrepreneur never give up on their goals?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Margie Dunki-Jacobs on social media on Facebook.

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com 

(Please no guest recommendations here!)

5 Elements of an Effective Call To Action: Your Questions Answered!

5 Elements of an Effective Call To Action: Your Questions Answered!

January 17, 2022

EP #288 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Dennis Mellen. This entrepreneur asks: “What's the single most important item or items to include in your call to action?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Dennis Mellen on social media on LinkedIn.

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com 

(Please no guest recommendations here!)

Do This Thing Your First Year In Business - Your Questions Answered!

Do This Thing Your First Year In Business - Your Questions Answered!

January 10, 2022

EP 287 - This week on the podcast we are answering your questions! Yes, that’s right, real entrepreneurs like you are asking Matt real questions about life and business, and he is answering them on the air!

The show format for this season is “Monday’s With Matt” and a new show will drop each and every Monday with a new relevant question being discussed, coached on, and answered.

This week, our question comes from Melissa Hughes. This entrepreneur asks: What is the number one thing you wish you would have done in your first year as an entrepreneur?”

Matt tackles this question and more in today’s episode. By the way, you can find out more about Melissa Hughes on Tiktok @mhughes79 and get a cool gift from them called: The TikTok Viral Content Blueprint. Grab it here: https://www.melissaleahughes.com

Do you have a life or business question you want answered on the air? Submit your question at: https://mattbrauningpodcast.com. Please include your name, business, and business website or social media handles and we may feature you on an upcoming episode of The Driven Entrepreneur! 

 

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and by please leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week.

 

I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Matt Brauning On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube  

 

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting BookedThis one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

   

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

 

Want to sponsor the show? Email inquiries to: mattbrauningpodcast@gmail.com 

(Please no guest recommendations here!) 

53 Years of Fashion Legacy with Designer Norma Kamali

53 Years of Fashion Legacy with Designer Norma Kamali

December 27, 2021

EP #286 -This week on the podcast, I'm joined by Norma Kamali, an iconic name in fashion and is known for her innovative approach to classic, timeless style as we discuss 53 Years of Fashion Legacy!

She researched and sought out immune boosting products for self care and included juices, workout classes and enlisted pioneers in this world to speak at the Wellness cafe. Today she developed the NORMALIFE brand which is built on what she learned and developed over the last 20 years for the WELLNESS CAFE. Her belief is that timeless ingredients work, are safe and sustainable. The SKINLINE is the first core collection. The concept is simple, the products are for face and body. All are massaged on to dry skin.

We all feel empowered when we are our best authentic selves. Sleep, a healthy diet, and exercise are life’s universal solutions for a healthy life. The outcome is a great, authentic you.

Add this simple system to your healthy lifestyle and you will have found the products that always work and are your go to for feeling good and looking good.

 

Learn More About Norma Kamali:

Get her Book "I am Invincible"

Follow Norma Kamali on social media on Instagram

Whether you are new to 'The Driven Entrepreneur' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by subscribing to the show on Apple, Spotify, or Google, and leave us that 5-Star love and a quick review over at Apple Podcasts! Your support and your reviews mean a lot to me, and really help the show to reach more people. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to bring value to you each and every week. I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media.

Connect with Me On Social Media:

Follow Matt Brauning on social media on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube 

Check out more on this podcast, PLUS subscribe to my other podcast “Speaking of Getting Booked” This one's for anyone who wants to get booked to speak. We interview people who book and hire speakers just like you, and share all their strategies for you to get booked!" mattbrauningpodcast.com

Get a signed copy of my #1 Best-selling book, "The Firebox Principle"

PLUS take the Firebox quiz FREE at: fireboxbook.com

 

Have a question for the show? Head to mattbrauningpodcast.com to submit your question and I may just answer your question on the air and feature your business!

 

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