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023 – Listen to Your Gut – with Justin Sires

After representing Australia in rowing, Justin Sires decided to integrate in passion for sport into the emerging of commuter accessibility. Founding “PFL Spaces”, a project designed to incorporate cyclists and walkers and jogger’s lifestyles into corporate buildings. The project has since expanded worldwide with the state-of-the-art facilities now in London and Portland, America to just […]

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022 – Don’t walk in my footsteps create your own – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

  Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode where we will share the importance of following your instincts, importance of listening to your own voice based on Ted Talk and finally 3 steps to help YOU MAKE INTUITIVE DECISIONS. This episode was inspired by my last guest Jody Dharmawan. In case you missed Jody’s episode earlier […]

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021 – From $150 Million Debt Restructuring to Mastering Global Retail Distribution – with Jody Dharmawan

Former global leader of the Entrepreneurs Organisation, Jody Dharmawan was the President and Director of PT Winner Garment Manufacturing, in which he leads 1500 employees. He was also the director of the Lee-Cooper Indonesia Clothing Company which contained over one hundred outlets worldwide and manufactures over 500,000 jeans per year! Jody explains what it was […]

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020 – The 10 Qualities of a Successful Entrepreneur – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode where we will share the 10 qualities of successful Entrepreneurs, provide you with a tool to see if you have some of the top 10 qualities? Lastly, highlight the key to success by understanding how to apply your greatest talents and strengths in everyday life with your executive, employees, […]

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019 – Step into the Spotlight – with Catriona Pollard

Sick of the corporate world, its corner offices and its politics, Catriona Pollard decided to leave her successful career behind to launch herself in the entrepreneurial life. With her passion for social media and entrepreneurial drive, she set out and became one of Australia’s top 50 most influential women entrepreneurs in 2015. She explains her […]

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018 – 5 Reasons you Need a Coach/Mentor – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode. Today’s episode was inspired by my last guest Jamie Douraghy, he shares how mentors helped him see clearly and accelerate the sale of his company and understand his “why”! Jamie now helps others discover their WHY, HOW and WHAT, (WHW). He says once you know your WHW, you'll know […]

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017 – Connect, Listen and Respond – with Jamie Douraghy

Jamie Douraghy’s journey as an entrepreneur is closely related to his active lifestyle as he has been a competitive fencer for over 37 years. In this podcast Jamie shares with us how his passion has taught him the importance of focus, determination and drive, giving us an interesting parallel between being an athlete and being […]

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016 – Golden Nugget Friday – Every day is a school day – with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode. Today’s episode was inspired by my last guest Ivanka Menken as well as, Dr Karl Kruszelnikcki.  In this episode we will discuss the importance for Entrepreneurs to invest in themselves.  I will share my experience on top 5 most important areas entrepreneurs need to focus on to be successful. […]

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015 – Recognise Your Value – with Ivanka Menken

Ivanka is the CEO and co-founder of The Art of Service, an educator, a published author, owner of an online business – horses-store.com specialising in equestrian products. In 2015 she was named as one of the top 50 most influential women entrepreneurs in Australia as part of the Inspiring Rare Birds project. Starting her career […]

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014 – $3.8 Trillion on Mergers & Acquisitions spent in 2015 – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden Nugget Friday, the motivation behind today’s topic came from episode 013 when John Bly talks about his passion of helping other entrepreneurs in the small business niche $1M to $50M grow thru mergers and acquisitions.   Today we will cover 2016 Merger & Acquisitions outlook, key drivers that help devise a growth-driven acquisition […]

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013 – Growth By Mergers & Acquisitions – With John Bly

John Bly is the founding Member of LBA Haynes Strand, PLLC and LBA Haynes Strand Capital Advisors. His entrepreneurial leadership has propelled the CPA Firm’s growth. LBA Haynes Strand ranks as one of the Charlotte Business Journal’s Top 25 CPA Firms in the Charlotte Region and an Inc. 5000 Company. John steers the Firm’s consistent […]

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012 How to Access $500B in USA Federal Government Contracts – Golden Nugget Friday

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday, today’s topic we will discuss how Small Businesses, Women, Veteran or Indian owned business in the United States can access over $500B dollars in contracts thru programs with US Small Business Administration.  This topic was inspired by Peg Stessman’s interview earlier this week, if you have not already listened to […]

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011 – Stessmans’s 44 Million Dollar Fight Against Abuse in Medicare – With Peg Stessman

Stessman began her career as a nurse in 1985 and transitioned into senior management within the health care industry in the 1990s. As CEO of a government contracting company focused on Medicare and Medicaid programs she grew company from two employees to more than 150 employees and $24 million in revenues. In 2005, Stessman established […]

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010 – The Price of Greatness – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to our Golden nugget Friday episode. Today’s topic has emerged from several of the successful entrepreneurs I have interviewed and was talked about in my interview earlier this week with Sarah Riegelhuth   It’s the topic on the importance of morning rituals and how these personal habits can improve not only personal success but your […]

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009 – Get Rich Slow – With Sarah Riegelhuth

Co-founder of Wealth Enhancers and League of Extraordinary Women, Sarah Riegelhuth is the author of “Get Rich Slow”, and shares her story with Inspiring Greatness. She tells the incredible story of being two days away from packing up her stuff, giving away her entire belongings and moving to the states, Sarah is telling us more […]

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008 – Five Steps For a Successful Business Loan

Today we are going to specifically discuss Commercial Lending. I will share with you 5 steps entrepreneurs need to do before approaching banks for a business loan. Did you know…. “Nearly 89% of business owners report having the enthusiasm to execute growth strategies, yet just 46% report having the necessary financial resources to successfully execute […]

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007 – Positively Disrupting the Healthcare System – with Ken Lee

Growing up, Ken lived in a poor area of Sydney with a pharmacist father and his mother who was an inspiring business woman. Ken studied pharmacy and has a passion for healthcare as he’s witnessed that many cannot afford it. Some of his patients have had drug addictions or were not taking their prescriptions properly. […]

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006 The Key to Success is Resilience & Perseverance – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden Nugget Friday on the importance of why Persistence and Resilience is the key to entrepreneurial success. My motivation behind this topic came from Tina Towers interview on episode 5. Tina explained how persistence and resilience helped her success. Listen to her explain what happened when she received the devastating call from her […]

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005 How Resilience & Perseverance paid off – with Tina Tower

Tina Tower, founder and CEO of Begin Bright is a business woman, an author, a speaker and a mum. Starting on her own her business at the age of 20, since then, Tina has built and sold two companies, and created a franchise business with a chain of 33 early learning centres which get children ready for school. Tina tells her story about how […]

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004 Importance of Corporate Responsibility – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

Welcome to Golden Nugget Friday, before I begin I wanted to give you a heads up about our guest for next week’s interview.  She is a spitfire and a lady who gets things done!  Tina Tower.  She started her first business at age 20 has since sold two businesses and has a thriving franchise of […]

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