About Audra Casino

Audra Casino is a broadcast professional with 20 years of experience in performance, showrunning, and audio production. She got her start at a tiny radio station in the middle of nowhere, then worked her way up to the fifth largest broadcast market in the US. From there, Audra made the lateral step into podcasting, with the determination to bring professional audio and performance skills to an increasingly competitive market. Her vision is to work with people who are passionate about storytelling and communication, and to help give them the edge they need to make great podcasts, engage with their fans, and support their passions.

Create a Zappos Culture with Robert Richman

  I’m sure you’ve heard of the shoe company, Zappos, and their amazing workplace culture. They have a popcorn machine in the lobby. Does that mean you should get a popcorn machine, too? Is creating culture really that simple? Yes and no, according to the man who helped Zappos pioneer their corporate culture training, Robert Richman. Today, he talks about what makes a great company culture, not JUST for existing companies, but those that are …

Anthony Trucks Hustle

Trusting Your Hustle with Anthony Trucks

Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. You’ve got those who were born to it and others who had incredible mentors. The stars seemed to align for them. Then there are some who have to fight and hustle for every bit of ground they gain. It feels like no one cares about their dreams or passions, and no one is there to help or guide them. Are YOU a ‘foster child’ of the entrepreneurial world? …

Greg Crabtree accounting

Simplicity and Honesty in Accounting with Greg Crabtree

  For any business, profit is like oxygen. You can’t live long without it. It’s also the key to building real wealth. If your accountant doesn’t understand that, he could have you spending a dollar to save 40 cents. What kind of accounting is that? The kind that will strangle your company’s profitability and growth. Today’s guest, Greg Crabtree, is a new type of accountant. After working with hundreds of entrepreneurs, he provides his clients …

Surveys Matt Champagne

The Secret to Better Surveys with Matt Champagne

Having a ‘satisfied’ customer isn’t enough these days. How many people switch phone and TV plans every year or two to get the better deal, regardless of how satisfied they are? What you need to do is create ‘lifers,’ and one of the best ways to do that is through surveys. Yes, I said surveys. But just ‘asking’ isn’t enough. Today’s guest, Dr. Matt Champagne, is an industrial organizational psychologist. He has been helping businesses …

Ryan Holiday Ego

How Ego Destroys You with Ryan Holiday

We’ve got a lot of phrases that capture the essence of ego. We say ‘she’s got a big head,’ or ‘he thinks the world revolves around him.’ There’s my personal favorite, one I often heard my grandfather say, ‘he’s getting too big for his britches.’ But as entrepreneurs, don’t we need ego to do the improbable, or is confidence enough? Today’s guest, Ryan Holiday, admits to struggling with ego. According to him, that’s exactly why …

John Assaraf Mindset

Mindset, Skill Set, and Action Set with John Assaraf

  You’ve heard of the Law of Attraction, and it’s all about the mindset. But how often have YOU heard of someone wishing good things into his life successfully? Anyone who claims they have is probably pulling your leg. Here’s the truth: mindset is only part of it. There are 2 other important components that make the Law of Attraction really attract success into your life! Today’s guest, John Assaraf, is founder and CEO of …

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Giftology in Business with John Ruhlin

Giftology: it’s a thing. Believe it or not, there is a science behind great gifting. Not only will giftology ensure the recipient has their metaphorical socks knocked off, but they will also think warm, fuzzy thoughts about you for years to come. Do you know what an ‘artifact’ gift is? It is your new secret weapon for marketing! If you want to learn the science of gifting, then you don’t want to miss today’s episode …

The Cross Pollination of Ideas with David Burkus

  This is a touchy subject. As thought leaders and entrepreneurs, your ideas are precious. They are what make you unique, and give you the edge over your competition. The last thing you want is for your team members to leave and take your ideas to your competition. Or is it? Today’s guest, David Burkus, has written a book that challenges this commonly held fear. In Under New Management, he explains how the cross pollination …

Nick Sarillo Culture

Policy and the Culture Killer with Nick Sarillo

  Almost everyone loves pizza. Almost no one loves policy, especially employees. If you’re planning to grow a business, it pays to know in advance how your policies will affect the way your company culture, because that will affect your success. Better yet, don’t bother with policies at all. But are you ready to put your policy book in the company shredder? Today’s guest, Nick Sarillo, is the founder and CEO of Nick’s Pizza and …

Writing a Book Without Writing with Tucker Max

What if you could write a book without writing it? We’re not talking about ghost writing or word mills. This would be your voice, your expertise, and exactly what you would have written if you had the time to sit down and write it. Think it’s too good to be true? Today’s guest, Tucker Max, has developed a process he calls Book In A Box, and he’s had incredible success helping busy entrepreneurs and thought …