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From flat broke to successful business woman with Katherine Keller

Katherine Keller page

In 2008 Katherine Keller went from corporate marketing job married with children to divorce and too broke to pay the light bills as a single parent. She has since been able to take the steps to build a successful business and life.

Katherine now runs Katherine Keller International, an online marketing, branding, copywriting and graphic design agency. She also works with small business entrepreneurs, building their success mindset and overcoming fears. She is also featured writer for Entrepreneur.com

In this interview, we discuss what Katherine did to get up from rock bottom, share business advice on entrepreneur overwhelm, copywriting, graphic design, branding and how to successfully manage your time.

Below is a summary of our interview:

Quote

“Our decisions shape our destiny” – Tony Robbins

Lessons from the interview

1. How to recover from divorce with children
2. How to budget your time (and avoid ‘time wasters’) as an entrepreneur
3. The mistakes entrepreneurs make in copywriting

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Danny Strack poet Austin Poetry Slam

College dropout Kanye would love – Poet Danny Strack

Danny Strack, Slam Master Austin Poetry Slam

Danny Strack is one of the most successful college dropouts you will ever see. He uses his marketing skills and “whuffie”, a concept from Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom to turn the his poetry into an actually living.  He runs the weekly competition at the Austin Poetry Slam home of  artists such as Christopher Michael, Korim, Good Ghost Bill  and Danny Sherrard.

In this interview, we talk about his steady rise in the slam poetry scene in Texas and becoming a slam master in Austin Poetry Slam.

3 Lessons from the Interview

  1. How Danny overcame a speech impediment to become a slam poet

  2. Why Danny was okay with dropping out of college

  3. How Danny was able to create an artistic following from scratch

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Quote of the Day

“I’m not sure who my grandfather was but I am much more concerned with who his grandson will be” – Abraham Lincoln

 

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To Live Again – Robert Silverburg

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The book describes a world where all great scientists, economists, thinkers, builders and so on can store a “backup” of their personality (if they can afford the expensive procedure). Most of those who can afford it record their personality once every six months.

Getting to Know Danny Strack

What is a helpful habit?

Writing every day

What is helpful resource?

Real life experience is the best app

Who is a helpful person that helped you on your journey?

Mike Henry, former President, Poetry Slam Inc. and former Austin Slam Master

What is your purpose on this planet?

To be joyful and spread thoughtfulness

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Joseph Carrabis neuromarketer

Reading virtual minds with Joseph Carrabis

Joseph Carrabis, marketing researcher extraordinaire, NextStage Evolution

Joseph Carrabis uses technology to read virtual minds through their purchasing decisions. He is the Chief Neuroscience Officer and Data Science at InsightXM and runs NextStage Evolution. He is author of over 25 books on marketing psychology including Reading Virtual Minds, Volume I.

We talk about the psychology of purchasing decisions online and in stores and his journey to a worthwhile career.

3 Lessons from the Interview

  1. The difference in how men and women approach shopping

  2. How the placements of elements affects the process of shopping online and offline

  3. What gives Joseph perspective in this crazy world

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Quote of the Day

“If all else fails immortality can be always be assured by a spectacular error ” – John Kenneth Galbraith

or

“The problem with communication is the assumption that it has occurred” – George Bernard Shaw

 

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The Wall – Gloria Jay Evans

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A modern parable relating the consequences of surrounding ourselves with protective walls that isloate us from love and fellowship

Lives of the Monster Dogs – Kirsten Bakis

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A postmodern Mary Shelley, taking the parable of Frankenstein’s monster several giant steps farther, might have written this fable of a novel about a tragic race of monster dogs–in this case, genetically and biomechanically engineered dogs (of several major breeds)

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Getting to Know Joseph Carrabis

What is a helpful habit?

To recognize that I can always learn more

Who is a helpful person that helped you on your journey?

His wife Susan

What is your purpose on this planet?

To be better the next day

Want to read virtual minds with Joseph?

Join his NextStage Evolution group on Linkedin
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