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Work at Home RockStar Podcast

Are you a Work @ Home RockStar or do you want to be one? Host Tim Melanson interviews self-employed Home Business "RockStars" to learn how they have built their businesses from the comfort of their own home.
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Now displaying: January, 2023
Jan 30, 2023

How do you grow a business through public speaking? In this episode, Tim shares the stage with his good friend Majeed Mogharreban. He is a world-traveling father, and professional speaker Majeed Mogharreban is the founder of the Expert Speaker Institute, the premier resource for experts to grow their business with public speaking. Tune in as Majeed shares his financial success, the downfall that immediately followed, and how he rose again.

Majeed, like Magic, will help you go from the best-kept secret to the go-to person in your field. Your story is your single greatest marketing asset. Majeed will help you tell that story so that your ideal clients choose you and ignore the competition.

Majeed is the number one highest-rated instructor in the world at Learning Tree International; he is a two-time international best-selling author and TEDx speaker.

Majeed has spoken at the United Nations twice and has worked privately with celebrities, politicians, an Olympic gold medal winner, CEOs, and top entrepreneurs.

More importantly, Majeed has worked with over 200 entrepreneurs just like you to make a bigger impact and a bigger impact with your message.

 

Find more about Majeed:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/majeedmogharreban/

Facebook Profile: https://www.facebook.com/majeed.mogharreban

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/majeedlikemagic

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/majeedmogharreban/

YouTube: https://youtube.com/channel/UC3V9s1uWqTGm9xrluPRZW3Q

Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/expert-speaker-podcast/id1457732846

Website: www.expertspeaker.com

 

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I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email

 

Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com

 

WHR Facebook Page 📌

https://www.facebook.com/workathomerockstar

 

Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:

Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar

Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com

LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/

 

 

In This Episode:

[0:41] A story of success

[1:17] When it all came crashing down

[6:19] Delegate to grow

[9:25] On getting your “sales voice” right as you delegate

[12:07] The tools that are essential to Majeed

[18:19] How Majeed keeps on learning

[25:26] How he stays good at what he does

[32:02] What’s exciting about Majeed’s business?

[37:00] Outro

Jan 23, 2023

In today’s episode, we are joined by Coach and Leadership Development Specialist for Slight Edge Group, Gabriel Basque. We talk about how he helps people find the leader in them through the strategies he used on his journey as well. 

 

With over a decade of coaching, Gabriel Basque has one goal in life, to serve leaders to realize their potential. He loves to spend quality time with his family, eat Indian food, challenge himself with fitness goals, and practice his faith.

 

Gabriel has been professionally coaching since the age of 21. Today, he specializes in high-level executive coaching and providing leadership development for today's leaders. His favorite part about coaching is seeing people break free from their limitations. He believes that everyone has undeveloped potential and doesn’t want to see anyone leave this planet without the ability to share that potential.

 

Gabriel believes in the power of leading with love and thus has made it his mission.

 

He is currently studying at Kingwood University, taking a Bachelor of Arts in Evangelism & Compassion, with the end goal of achieving a Doctoral in Strategic Leadership.

 

After receiving his purpose in 2014 and with the quest to serve as many people as possible, Gabriel decided to collaborate with Leadership Management Institute (LMI), a global company with over 90 countries and over 60 years of top-tier experience in leadership development.



Learn more about Gabriel:

Website: https://www.slightedge.ca/

IG: https://www.instagram.com/gabbasque/

FB: https://m.facebook.com/profile.php

YT: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaUiNG143kCbpwhQv4E1Dxw

Email: gbasque@lmicanada.ca

Phone: +1 506-295-2798



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I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email

 

Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com

 

WHR Facebook Page 📌

https://www.facebook.com/workathomerockstar

 

Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:

Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar

Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com

LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/

 

 

In This Episode:

[0:44] A story of inspiring business success

[4:49] The bad note: reaching rock bottom

[8:02] What does practice mean to him?

[10:13] Where does his motivation to keep up come from?

[15:44] What tools does he use in life or business?

[21:27] Finding like-minded people

[23:57] On learning from others

[26:56] How does he handle boundaries?

[33:53] What’s exciting in his business?

[38:15] Who would get the most out of their program?

[41:13] How to find out more

[41:56] Outro

Jan 16, 2023

In this episode, we speak with Veteran, Entrepreneurial Evangelist, Podcast Host, and Business Coach Jason Skeesick. Jason talks about his business successes, lessons, and challenges that is 2020 and how he recovered from them. He also shares the importance of having the right people around you and a good mission statement for your business.

 

Jason Skeesick is a US Army veteran, coach, and entrepreneurial evangelist.

 

His company, Spear and Clover, helps businesses with good leaders, talented teams, and strong playbooks go from perennial contenders to championship dynasties.

 

He is a father, husband, fighter, and carrier of heavy things.

 

You can find Jason hosting the weekly Spear and Clover Podcast available on Youtube and across all audio platforms.

 

Connect with Jason:

Website: https://www.spearandclover.com/

IG: https://www.instagram.com/jasonskeesick/

      https://www.instagram.com/spearandclover/

Email: jason@spearandclover.com

 

Check out his podcast, Spear and Clover Podcast: https://apple.co/3CpJGBz

 

Access his Dynasty Defined program: https://www.spearandclover.com/program



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I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email

 

Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com

 

WHR Facebook Page 📌

https://www.facebook.com/workathomerockstar

 

Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:

Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar

Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com

LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/

 

 

In This Episode:

[0:40] Jason’s story of business success

[2:25] The bad note: 2020

[6:00] Making sure he has a workspace at home

[10:28] What are his thoughts on learning from other people?

[16:43] How did he find the band?

[24:48] What’s exciting in his business right now?

[26:52] Who would get the most out of working with Jason?

[27:36] How important is it to have a good mission statement?

[29:06] Where to find Jason?

[29:40] Outro

Jan 9, 2023

In this episode, we are joined by the Owner of Aurora Office, Michelle Karbonik. Michelle talks about the successes and challenges she faced as an entrepreneur and how she helps other entrepreneurs with her business services. She also shares how you can stay on top of your taxes when you’re just starting out with a business.

 

Michelle began her career working with youth. She became a social worker in ’99 in the field of Youth, Community Development, and Crisis after graduating from MacEwan University on the Dean’s list.

 

It wasn’t until 2001 that she realized she could fully realize her potential in the accounting field. However, her background in social work is a massive benefit that helps her work with her clients today, as finances and bookkeeping are deeply personal aspects that must be handled confidentially and professionally.

 

In addition to her schooling at NAIT and MacEwan University which is ongoing. She has a wealth of real-world experience through her work with Aurora Office and the mentorship of her mother.



Connect with Michelle:

Website: https://auroraoffice.ca/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelle-l-l-karbonik-47391a126

FB: https://www.facebook.com/ThTwig

      https://www.facebook.com/auroraoffice.ca

      https://www.facebook.com/michelle.karbonik



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I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email

 

Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com

 

WHR Facebook Page 📌

https://www.facebook.com/workathomerockstar

 

Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:

Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar

Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com

LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/

 



In This Episode

[0:41] An inspiring story of business success

[2:15] The bad note and how she got through it

[3:47] What’s her idea of a successful home office?

[6:47] What are her tools for success?

[8:20] On lifelong learning and learning from other people

[10:44] What should people do to stay on top of their bookkeeping?

[20:25] What’s exciting in her business right now?

[22:02] Where and how does she take on clients?

[23:46] Who can get the most out of working with Michelle?

[27:07] Outro

Jan 2, 2023

In this week’s episode, we are joined by Kay Allison, who is a clairvoyant, an executive coach, and a healer. She is also an author who helps other women live alcohol-free with the Juicy AF* Life Method. She aims to empower women who think wine is the answer and key to their exhaustion. 

 

Learn more about Kay:

In 1999, Kay Allison was a Senior Vice President at a global ad agency, and a single mom as her drinking escalated to the point that it got so bad that she decided to go alcohol-free.

 

Since then, Kay increased her income 6x, met and married a man she’s still crazy about 21 years later, helped Fortune 200 companies generate $2 billion in new revenue, adopted a child, written two books, invented four successful businesses, traveled around the world and moved to her dream town.

 

More importantly, she is happy with herself.

 

She lives in a pine forest and meditates by a waterfall.

 

She truly lives a Juicy AF life.



Where to find more of Kay:

Insta: @join_juicyaf

TT: JuicyAF

Website: https://juicyaf.life

21-day program: https://juicyaf.life/21

Book preorder: https://juicyaf.life/book



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I love connecting with Work at Home RockStars! Reach out on LinkedIn, Instagram, or via email

 

Website 💻 https://workathomerockstar.com

 

WHR Facebook Page 📌

https://www.facebook.com/workathomerockstar

 

Feel free to DM us on any of our social platforms:

Instagram 📷 https://www.instagram.com/workathomerockstar

Email 💬  tim@workathomerockstar.com

LinkedIn ✍ https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmelanson/

 

Show notes: 

[0:51] Let’s start with a good note from Kay

[2:28] What didn’t go as planned and how Kay managed through that

[6:27] Do you need alcohol to give yourself permission to forgive yourself?

[12:03] What does “practice means progress” means for Kay?

[17:49] Who is in Kay’s band?

[21:25] The key to freedom

[24:24] From “audience” to being a “fan”

[29:54] Building a supportive network

[33:46] What’s exciting in her business

[35:27] How can others find the community of people who are choosing to be alcohol-free?

[37:50] Outro

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