MVP004: How to Overcome Your Fear of Starting a Business

Use sound techniques to eliminate risk and the fear of starting your own business. My first interview is a very inspirational one: Jina Schaefer, from The Happy Healthy Truth, who left her corporate job to start her own business, shares insightful tips about what she learned and how she found the strength to go at it […]

Interview with Author Beverly Golden

Meet Canadian author Beverly Golden as she talks about book marketing strategies she used for her book, Confessions of a Middle-Aged Hippie.  She recalls her experiences at a book retreat and thoughts about targeting your book audience and navigating the publishing process.  This is an insightful interview that gives a good sense for Beverly’s energy […]

MVP003: How to Deal with Negative People

Learn strategies for dealing with negativity in an effective manner. This is an important skill to learn and can come in handy in either your personal or professional life. In this episode of the Motivational Voice Podcast, I cover the importance of knowing how to deal with negative people. A skill that can not only […]

Book Awards: An Author’s Shortcut to Fame

Books Awards Submission

Alright, maybe my title is somewhat flamboyant.  Any veteran author will tell you that there are no shortcuts to fame.  However, winning a book award or two can definitely put you on the right track to gaining national and even international recognition.   It is said that it takes on average 4 to 5 books before […]

MVP002: How to Summon Motivation in Six Easy Steps

The six steps of the memory recollection technique are detailed. Real life examples are used to further illustrate the power of memory and how it can be used as a source of motivation and inspiration. In this session of the Motivational Voice Podcast, I explain the concept and demonstrate, throughout the session, how to use […]

MVP001: How to Motivate Yourself

Tap into an endless supply of motivation using personal experiences.  In this session of the Motivational Voice Podcast, I discuss an original technique of memory reminiscence and how to use it to motivate yourself.  This session will change forever how you self motivate. I also give an insightful interpretation of an inspirational quote. Podcast Highlights: Techniques […]

How to Use Twitter Effectively To Build Your Platform

Twitter dos and donts

Getting a loyal following on social media takes time, commitment and consistency: it’s hard work!  Above all else, you need to understand the unstated rules on how to use social media.  These rules are guidelines of sort that professional twitter users, hungry for original content, look for when they first come across your twitter feed.  […]

Overcoming Grief: How I Recovered from the Death of a Parent

Overcoming Grief

One thing is certain; dealing with loss is not easy. Unfortunately, at some point in our lives, we will lose a loved one. This is a given fact of life from which we cannot escape. Today, I share a very personal story of loss and how I dealt with the flow of emotions that ensued. […]

Interview with Author Caroline Oceana Ryan

Author caroline oceana ryan

Got Irish ties? Check out my recent interview with author and peace activist, Caroline Oceana Ryan. Journalist by training, Caroline puts her inquisitive and investigative skills to work. She researched and self published an eye open book on Northern Irish life after the peace agreement. The book, “Adventures in Belfast”, is of particular interest to […]