Think and Grow Podcast with Dr. Z and Professor P

Patrick Scherer

Do you find yourself getting stuck and frustrated, doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting a different result? The Think and Grow Podcast is designed to help you create a life that you truly want to live. Sit back, relax, and take a weekly ride with Dr. Z and Professor P as they take you on a journey towards growth and development. Journey through rotating segments in a variety of topics, including: values, decision-making, relationships, personality styles and conflicts, discipline, confidence, and becoming a better version of you. read less
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#47🎙️✨ Unleash Your Inner Voice: The Art of Self-Care Through Self-Expression ✨🎙️
09-11-2023
#47🎙️✨ Unleash Your Inner Voice: The Art of Self-Care Through Self-Expression ✨🎙️
Are you ready to dive deep into the colorful waters of self-expression and emerge with a revitalized sense of self-care? 🌟 Join us on a transformative journey with Dr. Z and Professor P as we peel back the layers of what it means to truly express yourself and its profound impact on personal well-being and the fabric of our shared reality. 🎨🧠 In this episode of Think and Grow, we explore the vibrant intersection of self-care and self-expression. Discover how articulating your emotions, ideas, and individuality through words, art, fashion, and behavior empowers you to discover your unique identity and nourish your inner world. 🗣️💃 From emotional catharsis to stress relief and fostering greater self-awareness, we delve into how embracing your genuine thoughts and feelings can reshape your own life and send ripples through the collective consciousness. But it's not just about personal tales; it's a much larger narrative. Your voice can redefine common reality, influence collective perceptions, and reshape the "language" we all share to describe the vast puzzles of the universe. 🧩✍️ So, are you ready to make some waves? Tune in and amplify the power of your voice as you Think and Grow. Let's journey together to understand and harness the extraordinary influence of your individual self-expression. 🚀❤️ Subscribe and join the conversation where your voice isn't just heard, but echoes into eternity. 🎧🌌 #SelfExpression #SelfCare #Podcast #InnerVoice #UnleashYourself
#46 Deep Dive into Transformation: From Breakthroughs to New Beginnings with Julie Jones
01-11-2023
#46 Deep Dive into Transformation: From Breakthroughs to New Beginnings with Julie Jones
Dr. Z and Professor P welcome the transformative Julie Jones for an enlightening discussion on personal development. Uncover Julie's journey from LinkedIn networking to building genuine real-world connections and participating in empowering summits, notably the Feminine & Thriving and Manifestation Summit. Julie unravels her signature breakthrough sessions, spanning career, health, relationships, and spirituality. Central to her method is addressing the "greater problem" – deep-seated barriers that individuals face. Through emotional release work, she helps individuals retain life lessons while shedding burdensome emotions. The discussion traverses the parallels between the 12-step program and entrepreneurship, highlighting the necessity of evolving mindsets. Julie likens personal growth to peeling an onion, emphasizing continuous self-evolution. They touch on challenges of control, perfectionism, and procrastination, leading to insights from Don Miguel Ruiz's "The Four Agreements." Closing with Julie's empowering mantra, "Stop waiting, start living," the episode advocates for recognizing one's intrinsic worth and breaking free from self-imposed barriers. For a more profound connection, Julie invites listeners to her website: www.JulieJones.biz. This episode isn't just a chat; it's a transformative journey into personal growth and empowerment. Tune in for a dose of inspiration and enlightenment.🌟🔗
#44 Unlocking Your Playmaker Strategy with Jennifer Hensley
18-10-2023
#44 Unlocking Your Playmaker Strategy with Jennifer Hensley
Join Dr. Z and Professor P on a captivating podcast interview with Jennifer Hensley, founder of Playmaker Coaching and Consulting LLC and a dynamic marketing agent. Jennifer seamlessly fuses the thrilling worlds of sports, business, and personal growth through an exhilarating blend of personal narratives, branding insights, and entrepreneurial wisdom. Jennifer introduces her unique SCORE framework, bridging the worlds of sports and business. By relating her corporate experiences and transition to entrepreneurship, she unveils the art of "scoring more ideal clients" and harnessing the power of storytelling in modern marketing. Jennifer then explores the nuances of personal branding in the digital era. She emphasizes the importance of storytelling and crafting a distinct narrative, especially for financial advisors. The conversation is rich with sports analogies, revealing how strategic risk-taking parallels critical moments in games. The unpredictability of entrepreneurship also takes center stage. Jennifer's transition from a structured corporate world to the vast entrepreneurial domain illuminates the journey's multifaceted nature. Embracing a "less is more" philosophy, Jennifer stresses the importance of avoiding comparison traps and the beauty of continual evolution. Stressing the importance of blending self-care with business, Jennifer, Dr. Z, and Professor P delve into the profound intersection of entrepreneurship and self-care and elucidate the significance of authenticity, the challenges of time management, and the pivotal role of supportive systems. An entrepreneur's journey is not just about business growth; it's also a profound self-discovery process. In concluding the interview, Jennifer emphasizes the value of mentorship, the robust nature of small business communities, and the exciting horizon of AI in marketing, highlighting the imperative of staying updated and continually evolving. This interview promises a wealth of knowledge, inspiration, and actionable strategies for entrepreneurs, business owners, and anyone passionate about the mesmerizing dance between business and personal growth. Take advantage of this enlightening journey with one of the industry's dynamic figures. Connect with Jennifer: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@PlaymakerCoach LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifer-hensley/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/playmakercoach Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jentheplaymaker/
#43 🎙**"From Sea, Service, to Success: Naval Decks to Leadership Heights on A Journey with Enrique Acosta Gonzalez"**🎙
11-10-2023
#43 🎙**"From Sea, Service, to Success: Naval Decks to Leadership Heights on A Journey with Enrique Acosta Gonzalez"**🎙
Embark on an enlightening expedition from the lively streets of the Bronx to the disciplined decks of the Navy and from there to the bustling world of entrepreneurship with Enrique Acosta Gonzalez. Enrique is a 26-year Navy veteran who seamlessly marries his Puerto Rican roots and broad-ranging experiences to paint a vivid picture of leadership, transition, and personal evolution. Throughout the interview, Enrique delves into the challenging transition from the structured life of military service to the dynamic terrain of civilian life. Enrique shares his "trashed house" moment with an intimate look into facing seemingly insurmountable odds, reminiscent of one of Professor P's daunting house-flipping ventures, only to come out stronger and more refined from the entire experience. Enrique also dives into the essence of authentic leadership and entrepreneurship, including building credibility, ensuring that every piece of content provides value, and developing leadership mastery. Journey into the world of podcasting with a leadership lens. Whether it's the vibrant "Aloha Friday" vibe or the in-depth discourse on military and veteran-focused matters, Enrique demonstrates his mastery over blending content and community. And finally, discover the importance of self-awareness, especially for the younger generation striving to find their purpose. Enrique's focus on fostering this awareness and helping young leaders carve their paths is inspirational. Dr. Z and Professor P host this podcast interview and promise an engaging blend of storytelling, actionable insights, and a deep dive into leadership, entrepreneurship, and personal growth. This is a must-listen for those eager to elevate their leadership game or anyone in love with a captivating tale of perseverance, transformation, and growth. So, are you ready to discover whether leadership is about the uniform or what lies beneath? Whether it's about navigating through a "trashed house" or building a mansion from scratch. Dive in and elevate your leadership journey with Enrique Acosta Gonzalez! 🌟🚀🌱 Tune in now! Reach out to Enrique: Website: www.triadleadershipsolutions.com Email: triadleadershipsolutions@gmail.com LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/enriqueacostagonzalez/
#42"Holistic Health & The Reality of Modern Medicine: A Deep Dive with Dr. Miriam Zylberglait"
04-10-2023
#42"Holistic Health & The Reality of Modern Medicine: A Deep Dive with Dr. Miriam Zylberglait"
Embark on a transformative journey with Dr. Z and Professor P as they unfold the multifaceted world of Dr. Miriam Zylberglait, a physician with deep roots in Peru and now making waves in the U.S. healthcare system. This interview takes a deeper dive into Dr. Miriam's rich experiences, from her poignant tales of migrating for love and dreams to her cutting-edge practices in internal medicine, geriatrics, and obesity medicine. Discover the stark realities of modern healthcare, from the challenges of diabetes management, to hidden sugars in our diet, to the emotional burdens shouldered by healthcare professionals. Dr. Miriam's poignant anecdote about her son's reaction to patient interactions underscores the complexities of the medical field, shedding light on the often unseen emotional toll on professionals. Beyond the practice, the series delves into the entrepreneurial spirit of Dr. Miriam as she navigates the waters of medical entrepreneurship. Witness the behind-the-scenes workings of a medical business, from battling conventional insurance norms to the intricate steps of establishing an independent practice. Dr. Miriam's vision extends beyond personal growth. Her dream is to shape a platform for doctors, especially those juggling motherhood or grappling with immigration challenges, ensuring they find balance, respect, and fulfillment in their careers. In a healthcare landscape often devoid of personal touch and emotional connections, Dr. Miriam's mission is clear: to bridge the gaps, reinstate the human connection, and champion a system built on empathy, collaboration, and holistic well-being. Connect with her journey, learn from her insights, and be inspired by her purpose-driven approach to health and business. For further engagement, contact Dr. Miriam Zylberglait on LinkedIn or explore her endeavors at Virtual Wellbeing MD. Join us in this enlightening interview, an essential listen for anyone keen on understanding the evolving dynamics of healthcare and the power of individualized, holistic treatment. Connect with Dr. Miriam: Website: www.virtualwellbeingmd.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drzmd/
#41 Align, Shine, Redefine: Dotty Posto's Journey of Transformation and Tenacity"
26-09-2023
#41 Align, Shine, Redefine: Dotty Posto's Journey of Transformation and Tenacity"
Immerse yourself in a captivating journey with Dotty Posto on the Think and Grow Podcast with Dr. Z and Professor P. This episode chronicles a unique story of transformation, self-discovery, and entrepreneurial spirit. From being described as someone who “does not play well with others" to becoming an elite leadership coach, Dotty's life is a testament to resilience and tenacity. Journey with her as she delves into the surprising twists in her life, including an unexpected layoff during an economic downturn that became a pivotal moment in her story, leading her to discover her calling. Listen closely as Dotty reveals the secrets to aligning one's personal and professional paths with core talents. Through her insights, you'll grasp the depths of the social introvert dilemma, the power of introspection, and the role values play in our decisions, all underpinned by well-regarded personality assessments. The episode takes another fascinating turn when Dotty explores the intricacies of transitioning from the corporate world to launching her own coaching business. She shares the challenges she navigated, the significance of teamwork, and how entrepreneurship often demands juggling multiple roles. Her tales from the trenches will inspire anyone considering a leap into business. The climax of the conversation arrives when Dotty, with unmatched vulnerability, unveils the transformative power of coaching. With Dr. Z and Professor P, she discusses everything from the personal struggles that informed her business approach to the finer nuances of the coaching industry. Dotty's story isn't just hers—it's a beacon for aspiring coaches, budding entrepreneurs, and anyone eager to understand the intersection of personal trials, professional triumphs, and the growth that lies therein. Join Dr. Z, Professor P, and the unstoppable Dotty Posto in this illuminating interview, and allow yourself to be inspired, educated, and transformed. Dive in, and let this episode reshape your perceptions about leadership, alignment, and the boundless landscapes of personal growth. Connect with Dotty: Website: https://inplainsightinc.com/ LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dottyposto/
#39 From Shame to Grace: The Unveiling of Nancy Major's Incredible Journey 				with "A Wretch Like Me"
12-09-2023
#39 From Shame to Grace: The Unveiling of Nancy Major's Incredible Journey with "A Wretch Like Me"
🎙️ Dive into an episode filled with passion, perseverance, and profound revelations. The dynamic duo of Dr. Z and Professor P engage in an enlightening conversation with Nancy Major, a renowned Christian coach, entrepreneur, and author who has written a poignant story of redemption, "A Wretch Like Me: A Modern-Day Mary Magdalene Saved by Grace." This captivating discussion brings you face-to-face with Nancy's remarkable journey, from facing personal adversities and intricate family dynamics to triumphing over industry vices and debilitating injuries. Discover how her life shifted from fast-paced decisions based on gut instincts to soulful introspection guided by faith and prayer. As she unveils layers of her past filled with shame and secrecy, she showcases the indomitable spirit of a woman transformed by grace, resilience, and divine intervention. Nancy speaks of not only her deeply personal connection with Mary Magdalene, a misunderstood Biblical figure, but also her challenges in entrepreneurship and how faith played an instrumental role in shaping her as an entrepreneur and leader. In this powerful narrative, she underscores the beauty of growth, the strength in humility, and the transformative power of faith. 🌌 Key Highlights: [00:13:58] Early years, family dynamics, and the role of faith. [00:18:37] The spirit of entrepreneurship, purpose, and the creation of Chick Choppers. [00:25:26] Decision-making, surrendering ego, and seeking divine guidance. Dr. Z, reinforcing Nancy's journey, emphasizes the transformation of our deepest regrets into our greatest strengths and provides a pathway to seeing our own story in a new light. Listeners, brace yourselves for an episode that promises to inspire, uplift, and challenge your perceptions. Whether searching for guidance, inspiration, or simply a tale of human spirit and divine intervention, this is a must-listen. 📘 Get your copy of "A Wretch Like Me: A Modern Day Mary Magdalene Saved By Grace“ at select Wisconsin bookstores - Books & Company in Oconomowoc, WI and Faith & Giggles in Hartford, WI; Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kindle, and more. And stay tuned for the anticipated audio version! 🎧 Tune in to be moved, inspired, and possibly to see the world with renewed vigor and faith. Connect with Nancy Major: Website: https://www.NancyMajor.net LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nancymajor/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nancy_major_/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nancy.major.3152 Email: nancy@NancyMajor.net
#38 Synergy & Vision: Crafting Digital Success Through Adversities & Affiliations with Rob Gough and Elliott Rashed
05-09-2023
#38 Synergy & Vision: Crafting Digital Success Through Adversities & Affiliations with Rob Gough and Elliott Rashed
Immerse yourself in a profound exploration of individual visions melded with collective ambitions, as presented by digital maestros Rob Gough and Elliott Rashed. Journey from the bright lights of the Las Vegas nightlife through transformative personal battles to the heights of digital mastery. Rob details his transition from the bustling casino and bar scenes of Las Vegas to digital marketing, a shift inspired by a drive to spend quality time with his family. In a similar heartfelt revelation, Elliott narrates his move from mechanical engineering to the digital realm, motivated by his battle with cancer.  Listen as they reminisce about their serendipitous meeting at a Vegas mentorship event, which catalyzed their collaboration and gave birth to an affiliate marketing titan. Dr. Z and Professor P weave the conversation about individual and collaborative aspirations. As they emphasize, this delicate balance can spark immense growth if navigated with trust, communication, and respect. This episode isn't just about personal tales; it's also a treasure trove of expert advice on the pivotal role of mastermind groups, the transformative power of positive daily habits, and the magic of vision-driven success. Infused with a dash of Vegas glamour and tales of digital ascendancy, this podcast is more than a simple conversation. It's a roadmap for aspiring digital marketers, those curious about the universe's power, or anyone hungry for a dose of inspiration. Don't just hear it; experience it. Dive deep, get inspired, and be part of the synergy.  Dive into the affiliate marketing world with Rob and Elliott by visiting: https://famastermindlive.com/
#37Unleashing Purpose & Power: From Adversity to Victory with Saskia Christian
29-08-2023
#37Unleashing Purpose & Power: From Adversity to Victory with Saskia Christian
From the heart of the West Indies to the high-tech sectors of corporate America, Saskia Christian's journey is nothing short of awe-inspiring. In this riveting episode, Zelda Okia uncovers the multifaceted layers of Saskia, a certified life transformation and trauma-informed coach with an impressive background in chemical engineering. Dive deep into a conversation that transcends the accolades and degrees, touching on the healing and transformative power that purpose-driven lives can hold. With over two decades of visionary leadership, Saskia's tale is not just about her achievements but also about the adversities she's faced and how she turned them into powerful life lessons.  Discover how a chemical engineer recognized the value of emotional intelligence over IQ and how this realization led her to empower professionals to tap into their own resilience and authenticity. Whether you're a corporate professional or an entrepreneur, this episode promises insights into self-awareness, leadership, and the true meaning of success. If you've ever questioned your path or faced challenges that seemed insurmountable, Saskia's wisdom on transforming from victim to victor will resonate deeply. Join us for an enlightening talk about turning adversities into opportunities, the power of purpose, and how every individual can inject meaning and excellence into their community. Don't miss this heartfelt exploration of passion, positivity, and purpose! 🔥🎙️🌟 To contact Saskia: Website: www.boostthru.com Book: Co-author of the book “On Purpose: Strategies for Living and Leading” available on her website: www.boostthru.com. Social media platforms LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube: http://linkedin.com/in/saskia-christian https://www.instagram.com/boostthru/ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100088422974533&mibextid=LQQJ4d https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCMDpQAqv5j-lp7BfTsragBA
#36 Discovering Entrepreneurial Success: From Corporate Shackles to Business Mastery with Ed Weeks Jr.
22-08-2023
#36 Discovering Entrepreneurial Success: From Corporate Shackles to Business Mastery with Ed Weeks Jr.
Dive into the captivating world of entrepreneurship with Ed Weeks Jr., a business trailblazer who left a lucrative pharmaceutical career to forge a new path. In this riveting episode, hosts Dr. Z and Professor P explore Ed's entrepreneurial adventure, from his first foray into digital marketing under the mentorship of Ty Lopez to his success in healthcare and niche markets like CBD and coffee. Join the conversation as Ed unveils his philosophy on business, emphasizing the superpower of relationship-building and the importance of trust and transparency. Learn about his challenges, financial strains, and how he leveraged personal savings to survive the tough early years. Be inspired by his approach to business acquisition versus starting from scratch, and how he adds personal flair to existing businesses. Ed's connection to the digital marketing world and meetings with influential figures like Marcus Lemonis reveal insights into micromanaging company culture, the complexity of the pharmaceutical industry, and the emphasis on mental health. With discussions revolving around entrepreneurship's hurdles, success strategies, personal motivation, family legacy, and unique opportunities in e-commerce, this episode is more than just business talk. Whether you're an entrepreneur, marketer, or simply looking to be inspired, tune in for a masterclass in living a life true to yourself. Hear firsthand about Ed's resilient journey from corporate discontentment to business mastery. Discover the secrets to growth, acquisition, and selling, all wrapped in a tale of passion, perseverance, and human connection.  Hit play now to feel the pulse of entrepreneurship and take your business to the next level. Connect with Ed Weeks, Jr: Website: https://edweeksjr.com/ LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/edweeksjr/
#35 🎙️ "Conquering Business: A Deep Dive into Strategy, Action, and Transformation"
15-08-2023
#35 🎙️ "Conquering Business: A Deep Dive into Strategy, Action, and Transformation"
Connect with Erin Marcus: conqueryourbusiness.com  readyyet.buzzsprout.com/ linkedin.com/in/erinmarcusconqueryourbusiness erinmichelle2910@icloud.com In this riveting episode, Dr. Z and Professor P welcome the incredible Erin Marcus, founder and CEO of Conquer Your Business. From a background she jokingly refers to as "more than just a juvenile delinquent" to becoming a powerhouse business and branding strategist, Erin's journey is a captivating testament to transformation.Join us as we explore Erin's unique approach to business, where she helps clients build six and seven-figure businesses through reverse engineering, strategy, and taking responsibility. The discussion takes a thrilling twist as she delves into the concept of "conquer" as a personal responsibility and a means of taking control of one's life and choices.We also get candid about the power and pitfalls of coaching, exploring why people invest in their development but often fail to take action. Erin's insight into why some people stop pursuing their dreams or settle for less is a profound reflection on human behavior and the self-imposed barriers that keep many from achieving greatness.The conversation also uncovers the value of understanding one's personality and natural strengths, and how different business strategies can align with individual characters. From sharing insights into the world of private coaching to providing valuable lessons from her transition from corporate to entrepreneurship, Erin's words resonate with anyone looking to better understand themselves and how they approach business.With anecdotes, real-life examples, and thought-provoking questions, this episode challenges listeners to examine their own mindset and actions. What are you doing with the information you have? Where do you stop, and why aren't you charging more for your value?Don't miss this enlightening conversation that's sure to inspire, motivate, and even confront you with the truths about business, success, and life itself.Special offer: Listeners of this episode can access the exclusive BANK personality profile test link as mentioned in the podcast to find out their strengths and leverage them for success. Tune in now!
#34 ”Unleashing the Rebellion”: A Passionate Call to Arms for Small Business Success with Pat Miller, The Idea Coach!
08-08-2023
#34 ”Unleashing the Rebellion”: A Passionate Call to Arms for Small Business Success with Pat Miller, The Idea Coach!
From local gatherings over beer to creating an international online community, Pat Miller, The Idea Coach, is on a mission to revolutionize how small businesses think, operate, and succeed. Dr. Z and Professor P sit down with this dynamic force in the business world to discuss collaboration, rebellion, and the pursuit of dreams. Join us on this thrilling journey of transformation, innovation, and defiance against the status quo that seems content with small business failure. In this episode, you'll uncover: — The Birth of the Idea Collective: Pat shares the evolution from Brand Crafted, a local social gathering opportunity, to the global platform that is today the Idea Collective, a community designed to help small business owners succeed. — The Spark of Rebellion: From securing trademarks to rebelling against the SBA's grim statistic that 50% of small businesses fail, learn about the urgency and resolve driving Pat's new event series, the Small Business Rebellion. — Community & Growth: Explore how the Rebellion is more than a one-day event, but a doorway into a thriving community of like-minded people committed to teaching, growing, and succeeding together. — Challenging Yourself: Pat opens up about leaning into self-expression, authenticity, and his struggles with speaking and writing. From broadcasting for a target audience to representing his true self, Pat's journey is a testament to continuous growth and self-improvement. — Dream Chasing: If you have a dream, chase it! Pat's parting wisdom is a stirring encouragement to take risks and make dreams come true, with the collective standing ready to support you. Don't miss the chance to live the values of the Idea Collective, challenge the status quo, and participate in a community that gets better as it grows. Tune in to this episode filled with vision, rebellion, and a passionate commitment to small business success. Pat's dedication to his mission is palpable, his insights profound, and his invitation to rebel against mediocrity is one you don't want to miss. If you're a dreamer, a small business owner, or someone who believes in the power of collaboration, this episode is a call to arms you must heed. Click play, and let the Rebellion begin! 🚀 Find Pat Miller at  Website: https://ideacollectiveincubator.com/  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jpatmiller/ Become part of the mission to make dreams come true!
#33 ”Flame Starter": Igniting Your Entrepreneurial Journey with Elzie Flendard III
01-08-2023
#33 ”Flame Starter": Igniting Your Entrepreneurial Journey with Elzie Flendard III
Welcome back to another captivating episode of the Think and Grow Show with your hosts, Dr. Z and Professor P. Today, we have an extraordinary guest and friend, Elzie Flendard III, also known as "Elzie - The Mayor." Join us as we delve into the heart of entrepreneurship and self-mastery with Elzie's incredible new book, "Flame Starter: The Art of Self-Mastery." In this illuminating interview, Elzie shares the pivotal role of self-awareness in shaping his journey from a humble background to a thriving entrepreneur. Drawing from his experiences of growing up in challenging circumstances, he reveals how tapping into the power of emotions and learning from influential figures helped him become the best version of himself. Elzie takes us on a profound exploration of the EMIT principle—Education, Motivation, Inspiration, and Transformation—enlightening us on how he combines these elements to create a path to self-mastery. From embracing a growth mindset to identifying limiting beliefs and transforming them into opportunities, his wisdom will inspire and empower all listeners. Unveiling his journey of reconciliation with his father, Elzie delves into the healing power of self-awareness and forgiveness. He shares how acknowledging emotions, processing them, and making conscious choices paved the way for restoring a profound and meaningful relationship. Join us as we venture deeper into the concept of excellence—how it's not just an accident but a result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, skillful execution, and the vision to see obstacles as opportunities. Elzie's insight into self-awareness, shaped by faith and the willingness to be shapeable, demonstrates how these qualities drive his impressive entrepreneurial success. In this episode, Elzie introduces the fascinating Emotion Wheel, a tool that helps identify, evaluate, and channel emotions effectively, empowering listeners to navigate challenges and thrive in their entrepreneurial journey. Tune in to the discussion about Elzie's book," Flame Starter: The Art of Self-Mastery. "Uncover greater depths of self-awareness, resilience, and the transformative power of forgiveness. Elzie's journey of triumph over adversity will leave you inspired and equipped to embrace your own entrepreneurial flame with passion and purpose. Subscribe now and embark on a transformative journey with us! Share this episode with your friends and family to help them ignite their entrepreneurial spirit with the Think and Grow Show. Together, let's unlock the potential for greatness within us all. For more information and to contact Elzie Flenard, III Website: https://www.podcasttown.net/ Get the book, Flame Starter: The Art of Self-Mastery   https://www.amazon.com/Flame-Starter-Self-Mastery-Elzie-Flenard-ebook/dp/B0BMKCTN51
#32 Tip of the Day! ”Mastering the Art of Change Through Leveraging The Life Wheel"
25-07-2023
#32 Tip of the Day! ”Mastering the Art of Change Through Leveraging The Life Wheel"
Learn more by joining the Self Care Secrets Facebook Group at: secretstoselfcare.com Connect with Dr. Z & Professor P on LinkedIn: Search for Zelda Okia & Patrick Scherer! Join us for an inspiring and transformative episode of the Think and Grow Podcast as Dr. Z and Professor P sit down to discuss the Tip of the Day: Effective change is about channeling resources in a new direction." Learn how to master the art of implementing change by redirecting your existing resources using the tool of the life wheel. In this enlightening conversation, Dr. Z shares practical insights and strategies to help you achieve a harmonious balance in the six critical areas of life: time, career, finances, health, relationships, and spirituality. Discover how you can make meaningful shifts in these aspects of your life without starting from scratch. Learn how to assess your current resources and leverage your existing resources to create positive change and achieve your goals. Dr. Z and Professor P, your expert life coaches, will guide you through the following topics: Time: Uncover powerful time management techniques to maximize productivity and fulfillment. Redefine your priorities and gain more control over your schedule to focus on what truly matters. Career: Explore ways to identify and utilize your existing skills and strengths to pave the way for new career opportunities or advancements within your current profession. Finances: Gain practical insights on redirecting your financial resources, ensuring your spending aligns with your long-term financial goals while finding innovative ways to increase your income. Health: Discover how to redirect your lifestyle choices to foster healthier and more balanced well-being. Embrace mindfulness practices and physical activities that fit seamlessly into your daily routine. Relationships: Learn how to nurture and deepen meaningful connections with loved ones, leveraging your existing social network to expand your circle of support. Spirituality: Explore your existing beliefs and practices to develop a stronger spiritual connection, aligning your actions with your values for a more fulfilling life. If you're seeking practical and resourceful ways to create positive change and realign your life wheel for success, this podcast episode is not to be missed.  Tune in and embark on a journey of transformation and empowerment with your esteemed life and transformational self-care coaches, Dr. Z and Professor P, who will inspire you to embrace the power of redirecting existing resources to achieve your fullest potential.
#31 Transforming Lives through Self-Care: A Conversation with Meosha Culpepper!
18-07-2023
#31 Transforming Lives through Self-Care: A Conversation with Meosha Culpepper!
To join our Self Care Secrets FB group go to: secretstoselfcare.com To Connect with Dr. Z and Professor P on LinkedIn connect via Zelda Okia and Patrick Scherer To connect with Meosha go to: Website: TERMinistries.com Email: info@TERministries.com In this captivating podcast interview with Meosha Culpepper, listeners are introduced to a remarkable individual whose journey from social work to self-care advocacy is both inspiring and transformative. Dr. Z and Professor P, the podcast hosts, delve into Meosha's diverse background as an author, speaker, minister, and licensed social worker, while also exploring her recent embrace of entrepreneurship due to health reasons. Meosha opens up about her challenging childhood, growing up in a home plagued by domestic violence and substance abuse. She shares how she navigated the crises and trauma as a child and later discovered her passion for advocating for the vulnerable and voiceless.  From her early experiences taking on the parental role at a young age to working as a caregiver for individuals with Alzheimer's, dementia, and mental health diagnoses, Meosha unknowingly operated as a social worker even before fully embracing the profession. The hosts inquire about Meosha's pivotal moment when she realized social work was her true calling. She reveals the powerful conversation she had with her college advisor, who recognized her passion for helping others and directed her towards social work. This revelation marked the beginning of a journey that would lead Meosha to become an emergency response social worker for Los Angeles County, where she served over a thousand families, advocating for the safety and well-being of children and adults in crisis. As the conversation progresses, Meosha shares her personal health struggles triggered by the intense stress of her work. She details the toll it took on her body, leading to a physical and psychological breakdown in 2019. Forced to confront the importance of self-care, she speaks candidly about her journey to prioritize her own well-being mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally. Meosha's experience serves as a wake-up call for listeners who may find themselves caught in a never-ending cycle of pouring into others without taking care of themselves. The hosts also explore Meosha's involvement in ministry and how it intertwined with her self-care journey. Meosha reflects on her deep connection to dance, which became therapeutic and played a significant role in her healing process. She explains how she poured into others as a dance coordinator, not just teaching choreography but mentoring, speaking life into individuals, and building them up. Her ministry involvement eventually led to her ordination as a pastor, aligning her faith and passion for serving others. Towards the end of the interview, Meosha discusses her non-profit organization, Times of Expression and Refreshing (TER) Ministries, which she founded in 2020. The organization's mission is to provide self-care retreats for those at risk of burnout, exhaustion, and those pouring into others without refueling themselves. Meosha's desire to serve caregivers, pastors, professionals in various fields, and anyone running on empty underscores the critical need for self-care as a means of replenishing and rejuvenating oneself. Throughout the podcast episode, Meosha's compelling narrative, vulnerability, and unwavering passion for self-care and serving others captivate the audience. Her personal journey from adversity to empowerment inspires listeners to reflect on their own well-being and the importance of prioritizing self-care. Meosha's story serves as a powerful reminder that in order to love and pour into others effectively, individuals must first love and care for themselves. Join us for this powerful episode as Meosha inspires us with her passion for serving and spreading the message of self-care.
#30 Building Dreams and Wealth: Eric Lundberg's Legacy with Milwaukee REIA"
12-07-2023
#30 Building Dreams and Wealth: Eric Lundberg's Legacy with Milwaukee REIA"
Welcome to another Think and Grow podcast episode with your hosts, Dr. Z and Professor P. In this exciting episode, they are joined by a special guest, Eric Lundberg, the mastermind behind the local Milwaukee REIA (Real Estate Investor) scene. Eric shares his journey from co-founding the renowned coaching program with Dan Kurszewski to eventually going solo and running the Milwaukee REIA. As they dive into the interview, Dr. Z and Professor P can't contain their excitement. They recall their personal experience with Eric's coaching program, praising its effectiveness and impact on their lives. Eric's expertise in real estate investing and his ability to guide others toward success has made him a sought-after mentor in the industry. Eric sheds light on his 15-year journey with the Milwaukee REIA, during which he has worked with over 2,500 real estate investors. The immense influence and impact he has had on people's lives and the wealth created in the community are staggering. He humbly reflects on the responsibility and fulfillment of helping others achieve their goals and dreams. The hosts and Eric reminisce about the early days of their involvement with the Milwaukee RING (Real Estate Investor Networking Group). They highlight the power of in-person networking and education in the pre-social media era, where real estate investors relied on genuine connections and shared knowledge. The challenges they faced during the market crash of 2008-2009 further solidified the importance of authenticity and transparency in their approach. With a touch of nostalgia, they discuss the evolution from the RING to the creation of the Milwaukee REIA. Eric opens up about the mindset shift during that period, fueled by the desire to improve and offer a unique experience to aspiring real estate investors. The authenticity they brought to the association, sharing their actual numbers, challenges, and successes, became the driving force behind their mentoring program and the culture they fostered. Dr. Z and Professor P dig deeper into establishing the Milwaukee REIA from the ground up. They explore the initial struggles and mindset shifts that Eric and his partner, Dan Kurszewski, faced. The hosts admire their tenacity and commitment to providing value and building a thriving community that extends beyond a simple association. As the interview progresses, Eric shares his challenges while running his own real estate business. He candidly reveals the ups and downs of the market crash, which left him with significant debt and forced him to reevaluate his business plan. This experience ultimately led him to embrace coaching and mentoring others, leveraging his own lessons to guide them toward success. Join Dr. Z, Professor P, and Eric Lundberg in this captivating episode as they delve into the intricacies of real estate investing, the power of authenticity, and the transformational impact of mentorship. Get ready to gain valuable insights and be inspired to pursue your path to success in the ever-evolving world of real estate. https://www.milwaukeereia.com/
#29Unleashing Potential and Empowering Healthcare Innovators with Sabrina Runbeck
04-07-2023
#29Unleashing Potential and Empowering Healthcare Innovators with Sabrina Runbeck
Welcome to another enthralling episode of the Think and Grow Podcast with Dr. Z & Professor P. Today, we delve into the captivating journey of Sabrina Runbeck, a rising star in healthcare and marketing for healthcare startups. In this episode, we explore Sabrina's reinvention from a physician associate in cardiothoracic surgery to a visionary and trailblazer in creating opportunities for others. Sabrina Runbeck, MPH, PA-C, takes us on a remarkable journey, starting from her Chinese heritage and the traditional expectations placed upon her as the only girl in her family. Sabrina faced the struggle of reconciling societal pressures with her definition of success. Join us as she unveils her journey of self-discovery and how she paved her path to fulfillment. As we dive deeper, Sabrina shares her experience in cardiothoracic surgery, the intensity of the field, and the weight it carried. Through her introspection and realization of her true purpose, she transitioned from clinical medicine to the business side of healthcare. She became a passionate advocate for creating better teams, aligning healthcare organizations, and exploring the realms of management and operational business in medicine. Sabrina's quest for growth and impact also led her to embrace public speaking and launch her podcast, "Provider's Edge." She now partners with the Women's Empowerment Channel, reaching even broader audiences on Apple TV and Fire TV. Discover how Sabrina's podcast became a platform for empowering others, showcasing their credibility, and facilitating strategic partnerships in healthcare. In this gripping interview, Dr. Z and Professor P uncover the challenges doctors face transitioning into business. Sabrina unveils the need for clinicians to embrace a different mindset through wearing the different hats of leadership, marketing, sales, PR, and partnership building. She shares valuable insights into the interplay between these pillars and the importance of a solid foundation in business success. With her expertise in maximizing performance and productivity, Sabrina reveals how she helps business owners navigate the maze of information overload and forge a clear path to success. She emphasizes the importance of self-discovery and personal growth by sharing her journey of exploring different modalities like human design, intuitive interpretation, psychological profiling, and the body of nine work.  Understanding her natural talents and abilities helped her shape her business and amplify her impact. By activating different aspects of herself, she brings people together to deliver messages more effectively. Sabrina encourages individuals to embrace self-learning and take ownership of their actions. Buckle up for a thought-provoking and eye-opening journey as Sabrina Runbeck inspires us to redefine success, shatter conventional boundaries, and create a thriving healthcare landscape.  This podcast episode will leave you energized, enlightened, and equipped with the tools to transform your professional journey. Tune in now and prepare to be enthralled by Sabrina's remarkable story of reinvention and impact. Contact Sabrina at: Website: SabrinaRunbeck.com Podcast: the Providers Edge: https://sabrinarunbeck.com/new-podcast LinkedIN:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/sabrinarunbeck/
#28 Shining Brightly: Unleashing Resilience and Hope with Howard Brown
27-06-2023
#28 Shining Brightly: Unleashing Resilience and Hope with Howard Brown
Welcome to another episode of the Think and Grow Podcast with your hosts, Dr. Z. and Professor P. Today's show focuses on "Shining Brightly,” a memoir by Howard Brown. Howard is an author, speaker, podcaster, Silicon Valley entrepreneur, interfaith peacemaker, two-time stage four cancer survivor, and healthcare advocate. For over three decades, Howard's business innovations, leadership principles, mentoring, and resilience in beating cancer against long odds have made him a sought-after speaker and consultant for businesses, non-profits, congregations, and community groups.In this compelling podcast episode, Howard's unwavering spirit shines brightly as he shares his extraordinary battles against cancer and the profound lessons he's learned. Howard's story is a testament to the human capacity for resilience and the power of embracing light in the face of darkness.We explore Howard's compelling memoir and delve deeply into his intimate experiences, including his battles with cancer to the life-changing lessons learned from an exciting and demanding career as a Silicon Valley entrepreneur.Through captivating storytelling, Howard takes us through the highs and lows of his cancer journey, revealing the immense challenges he faced with unwavering determination. Against all odds, he found hope and healing in the fight against cancer and the power of love, community, and personal growth.This episode offers an intimate glimpse into Howard's struggles, the surgeries, the impact of chemotherapy, and the ground-breaking treatments he underwent. With vulnerability and resilience, Howard shares his journey of rebuilding his life after cancer and finding strength in adversity.Get ready to be uplifted, motivated, and inspired as Howard's infectious spirit illuminates every moment of this powerful episode. "Shining Brightly” is a beacon of hope, reminding us that even in our darkest moments, we have the strength to overcome and create positive change. Shining Brightly is NOW available Book Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEIKdhA3OAg Amazon Author page https://www.amazon.com/author/howardbrown-shiningbrightly Babson College feature https://entrepreneurship.babson.edu/howard-brown-shining-brightly/ Early Stem Cell Transplant Recipient Says Success Was ‘In the Bag’ https://blog.dana-farber.org/insight/2022/12/early-stem-cell-transplant-recipient-says-success-was-in-the-bag/ Howard Brown, author of "Shining Brightly", on Go All In TV with Nim Stant on ABC 15 Phoenix https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVUBuW0Pr-A Beaumont Hospital (Rose Cancer Center) patient / survivor / advocate pens memoir https://www.beaumont.org/health-wellness/news/two-time-cancer-survivor-former-beaumont-patient-pens-memoir Full Amazon release was September 27 – write a reveiw https://www.amazon.com/review/create-review/?ie=UTF8&channel=glance-detail&asin=1641801476 Hardcover, Paperback and Kindle eBook https://tinyurl.com/BuyShiningBrightly Shining Brightly Podcast - https://shining-brightly.captivate.fm/Keynote – “Get Back Up Again”Survivorship LIVE Summit LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/howardsbrown Web: www.ShiningBrightly.com