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Velvet Machete Leadership Podcast with Amber Hurdle

94 episodes - English - Latest episode: 23 days ago - ★★★★★ - 127 ratings

The Velvet Machete® Leadership Podcast with Amber Hurdle helps you become a confident, compassionate leader, and a driving force of influence, whether you are a leader in an organization or as a business owner or entrepreneur.

Along with her expert guests, Amber uses her experience working with international celebrities and Fortune 100 companies, as well as small business owners, worldwide, to show leaders how to play big and next-level their success.
Topics include leadership, personal branding, communication, engagement, influence, branding, marketing, networking, employee management and leadership, company culture, customer service, business systems, sales, easy to use tech tools, remote work best practices, empowerment and personal leadership topics, and more.

To connect in a more powerful way, join the Velvet Machete® Leadership Society, our monthly membership featuring a community with driven professionals just like you, monthly expert interviews and downloadable resources, and direct access to Amber, all designed to support you on your leadership journey. Visit to join.

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Amplifying Cult Brands with Chris Kneeland (93)

April 15, 2021 12:59 - 43 minutes - 31.1 MB

In this episode of the Velvet Machete Leadership Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Chris Kneeland, CEO of Cult Collective, one of the premier engagement marketing firms in North America. Chris helps courageous brand leaders embrace the proven marketing principles “cult-like” brands use to become and remain iconic household names. Together they discuss: *Why brands should never separate their culture and marketing conversations *The major differences between an average brand and a cu...

How to NEVER Deal with "Weaknesses" Again (92)

April 08, 2021 14:34 - 32 minutes - 25.5 MB

Bubble Wrap Your “Weaknesses” Learn how to leverage and refine or how to create environments ALL to uniquely support your specific and natural habits, personality, and preferences. Building environments that align with who you are will set you up for success to play in your strengths and help you proactively “bubble wrap” your perceived weaknesses.  Last Chance to Register for the Invincible Woman Leadership Retreat The Invincible Woman Leadership Retreat is coming up April 22-25. It’s...

Live Personal Brand Coaching Session Using How to Fascinate® (91)

February 25, 2021 08:30 - 48 minutes - 38.5 MB

According to their Fascinate Test reports, Kay Suarez and Donna Feyen are both Maestros. Yet, Amber Hurdle shows these friends and colleagues how they are different and how they uniquely create value during this live coaching session. Tune in to learn how to go deeper than the surface in personality assessments, and see if you can figure out how you fascinate! Links and Mentioned Resources: Take the Fascinate Test here to learn how the world sees you at best:

Build Your Personal Brand with the Fascinate® Test Personality Assessment (Ep 90)

February 19, 2021 08:30 - 32 minutes - 27.6 MB

I often say that professionals who want to build a strong personal brand need to attend “You University.” But how do you do that? And how can you shorten the learning curve?  My go-to answer to quickly develop self-awareness is to take personality assessments, and my go-to assessment for personal branding is the Fascinate® Test discovered by Sally Hogshead. While we will explore all kinds of assessments on this podcast with expert guests, I just so happen to be an expert in this assessme...

How Absolutely Anyone Can Become Influential

February 12, 2021 10:30 - 13 minutes - 9.44 MB

Learn my proprietary method I use to help absolutely any leader who is willing to become more influential and hear all about the rebranding of the podcast that is kicked off in this week’s episode! So, importantly, who is this podcast for? Leaders: *Who want to develop a compelling personal brand *Who want to spend less time recruiting and more energy motivating top talent through a compelling employer brand *Who want to differentiate their brand from the competition *Who have a ...

88: How to Become A Powerful Businesswoman

January 29, 2021 11:17 - 36 minutes - 30 MB

Today I break down the concept of a Bombshell Business Woman, and share the step-by-step process of fully embracing your inner Bombshell before we rebrand this podcast to the Velvet Machete Leadership Podcast. As many of you know, I literally wrote the book on the matter, The Bombshell Business Woman: How to Become a Bold, Brave, Female Entrepreneur, which is available on Amazon, Books-a-Million, Barnes and Noble, Target, Walmart, wherever you shop for your books. And it’s also on Audible,...

87: How Quiet Leaders Can Also Be Wildly Influential

January 21, 2021 08:00 - 13 minutes - 11.6 MB

When many people think “leader,” they think big, bold personality--large and in charge. The truth is extroverted leaders are not the only stars of business success, and we have more and more successful “quiet leaders” to look to as examples such as Bill Gates or Jeff Bezos or iconic world-changers like Rosa Parks. In fact, researchers from Chicago-based consultancy firm, ghSmart, spent 10 years creating a database, called the CEO Genome Project. Upon analyzing their data, their findings in...

86: How to Practice Self Care Like You Survived 2020

January 15, 2021 08:00 - 17 minutes - 14.4 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle removes the“fluff” from self-care and breaks down why professionals like you, who want to perform at peak, can implement actionable strategies to manage your self-care process. You cannot uphold your personal brand if you don’t build environments around you to support that. “Self-care” is merely the creation of environments to support your best self. It’s not fluffy or indulgent. In 2020 a global pandemic, social injust...

85: We're BACK with New Episodes & How to Set Glamour Goals

January 07, 2021 08:00 - 34 minutes - 23.6 MB

We’re back! Did you miss us? In this episode host, Amber Hurdle, catches up a bit, then breaks down what to expect with the podcast moving forward. She also quickly walks you through her Glamour Goals process to help you create reasonable, obtainable goals that are so appealing and special you WILL reach them. To register for the Glamour Goals Masterclass on Master, where she teaches the steps in more depth and walks you through creating a vision board, go to a...

84: The Final BB Episode

December 26, 2019 15:54 - 26 minutes - 24.1 MB

Welcome, Bombshell! This marks the FINAL episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast! In this episode we cover: The history of the Bombshell Business Woman sub-brand. What’s next! Reflection on some awesome moments of learning and guest experiences. Tune in as we give a final farewell to the Bombshell Business Podcast! 

83: Finding Success with Deborah Lee James

September 11, 2019 05:00 - 42 minutes - 38.5 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Woman, host Amber Hurdle interviews Deborah Lee James, 23rd Secretary of the Air Force, keynote speaker, and author, about how to achieve success as a confident leader and working parent. Together they discuss: *Developing confidence as a leader in unknown territory  *The importance of the mentor-mentee relationship  *Deborah’s 3 steps to achieving personal and professional fulfillment  *How to navigate turbulent work environments  *Tips fo...

82: Why Specializing Will Grow Your Biz with Natalie Eckdahl

September 04, 2019 05:00 - 50 minutes - 46.2 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle chats with her friend, Natalie Eckdahl, business strategist and high performance coach to entrepreneurial women, about how specializing can grow your business. Together, they discuss: *The benefits of specializing  *How missteps in business benefit you in the long term *How to generate more profit with less effort *Why you should go deeper with the clients you already have  If you’re ready to grow your business, N...

81: How to Sell Authentically with Nikki Rausch

August 28, 2019 08:30 - 55 minutes - 50.7 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews sales executive Nikki Rausch about how to sell authentically and confidently. Together, they discuss: *What the ‘Selling Staircase’ is *How the 5 steps build on each other to authentically guide your prospect through to becoming a customer *What sales REALLY is *Why you shouldn’t be coaching on a discovery call with prospective clients *Why charging your full price makes your clients more successful  ...

80: Growing Your Passive Income with Stefanie Gass

August 07, 2019 08:00 - 38 minutes - 34.8 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Stefanie Gass, podcasting and passive income coach, about how to create and scale passive income, so you can focus more on what matters to you outside of your business. Together, they discuss:  *Why you need to focus on the step in front of you *What passive income is and how to get it *How being authentically you leads to your breakthrough  Who’s ready to make money while sipping margaritas by the pool? ...

79: Starting Your Own Business with Gabi Garrett

July 31, 2019 08:00 - 36 minutes - 33.5 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interview’s Gabi Garrett, content strategist, about how she quit her job and a life she hated, and started her own successful business. Together, they discuss:   *How to know what to charge when you’re getting started *Why conquering your fears is necessary for success *Secrets to growing a six-figure business *The importance of creating YOUR own business, not a remake of someone else’s  This episode is full of au...

78: How to Secure Funding for Your Business with Kedma Ohh

July 24, 2019 08:00 - 36 minutes - 33 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Kedma Ohh, author of Target Funding, about how to secure funding for your business. Together, they discuss:  *How she bounced back from filing bankruptcy in 2000  *How to find funding for your solid business plan *What most people get wrong when it comes to growing their business *When to use crowdfunding effectively This episode is a game-changer. Who isn't looking for more funding to take their busine...

77: How to Break the Glass Ceiling with Andie Kramer

July 10, 2019 08:00 - 38 minutes - 35.6 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Andie Kramer, nationally recognized advocate for women’s advancement, author and attorney, about the glass ceiling that still exists for women in the workplace and how to overcome it. Don’t let gender bias hold you back from excelling in your career. This episode is full of tips to help you break the glass ceiling and excel to the top of your team. Tune in and be empowered! 

76: How to Rock It on Video with Keri Murphy

July 03, 2019 14:00 - 47 minutes - 43.5 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Keri Murphy, CEO and founder of Inspired Living. Keri is an international speaker, media expert, and business mentor. She embodies the Bombshell Business Woman, and is especially confident when it comes to being on camera, making appearances on MTV, E!, FOX, and NBC. Together, Amber and Keri chat about: *Why video is SO important for your business *Tips for being comfortable, authentic and confident on camera...

75: Getting Real about Mental Health

May 15, 2019 08:00 - 41 minutes - 38.2 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle opens up about her own mental health journey to help reduce stigma, inspire Bombshells to practice self-care, and recommend resources to turn to if you’re experiencing anxiety or depression. Amber shares about: *Influences that affect the state of your mental health *Her experiences with anxiety and therapy *How she regularly practices self-care *Resources to turn to if you’re in crisis Get ready because this epis...

74: Master Social Media Strategy with Andréa Jones

May 08, 2019 05:00 - 31 minutes - 28.6 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews social media strategist and podcast host Andréa Jones of OnlineDrea. Together, they discuss: *How to spend less time on social media AND get more out of it *Why and how you should respond to Instagram Stories *Being authentic on social without feeling salesy or spammy *Who should be selling on LinkedIn *Unique social media tips for introverts and extroverts *How to use social media to build sales funn...

73: How to Leverage Podcasting with Jessica Rhodes

May 01, 2019 10:00 - 38 minutes - 35.2 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdles interviews Jessica Rhodes, founder and co-owner of Interview Connections, the first and leading podcast booking agency. Together, they discuss: *Why a podcast strategy works *The value of podcasting *What types of businesses should (and shouldn’t be) podcasting *The question you should be answering with every pitch to podcasters *The best way to get booked on podcasts *When to be a guest and when to start a pod...

72: Why You Must Write a Book with Honorée Corder

April 03, 2019 04:00 - 1 hour - 57.5 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Honorée Corder, bestselling author and executive business coach, on why you should become a self-published author if you’re a professional of any kind. Together, they discuss: *Honorée’s experience believing in herself and becoming a self-published author with over 50 published books *How she has created multiple streams of income in her business *The business and financial benefits of writing a book *Str...

71: Amber Hurdle’s VIP Rebranding Experience with Jacki Kuehne

March 27, 2019 08:30 - 55 minutes - 50.6 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle chats with Jacki Kuehne, a VIP Branding Retreat client (and now friend) and hair stylist who came to Amber in 2018 for guidance rebranding her business. Together, they discuss: *The nitty gritty of the VIP Branding Retreat experience *Moving past fear to uplevel your business *The challenges and excitement of the rebranding process *Why you must have a great brand to include a brand story, high quality images, a web...

70: Balancing Business, Family and Healthy Living with Katie Farrell

March 20, 2019 04:00 - 42 minutes - 38.5 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Woman, host Amber Hurdle interviews Katie Farell, founder of Dashing Dish, about living healthy and being intentional with family, all while growing a business. They discuss: *Why you should shift your mindset from dieting to loving your body *How to get picky eaters in your family to eat healthy *Quick and easy weekly meal prep ideas for busy entrepreneurs *Thriving in business and at home by knowing the financial value of your time Katie ...

69: Why Your Life Priorities Matter in Business with Shannon Adkins

March 13, 2019 08:00 - 41 minutes - 38.3 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Shannon Adkins,  thought leader and CEO of Future State, on upholding social good and personal priorities in business. Together, they discuss:   *How to hold on to your priorities and values to live the life you envision   *Navigating the shift from corporate to entrepreneur life *Sustainable company culture that takes care of employees as whole people while meeting the bottom line *How a CEO should lead ...

68: How to Successfully Navigate Change with Ali Brown

March 06, 2019 06:00 - 40 minutes - 37.4 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Ali Brown, one of the world’s most recognized entrepreneur coaches, about how to rock it as a woman in business when things start to change. Together, they discuss: *How Ali courageously managed change in her business and life *Why you should dance with divine discontent to grow into your best entrepreneurial self *How marketing is like dating *Why you should create your own metrics for success *Affirma...

67: How to Keep Your Employees Passionate

February 27, 2019 12:00 - 39 minutes - 35.9 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Rebecca Barnes-Hogg, Bombshell Business Expert on employee management, recruiting, and hiring. Together, they discuss: *How to keep millennial employees passionate about your business *The impact disengaged employees have on your business *The right questions to ask during an interview *The role of feedback in employee management *Top tips to keep employees passionate about your business If you’re in ...

66: How to Excel as a Female Entrepreneur with Kim Gravel

February 20, 2019 12:30 - 50 minutes - 46.6 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Kim Gravel, veteran television host, former Lifetime Television star, entrepreneur, public speaker and leader. Together, they discuss:   *Why you should work smarter, not harder *What it means to be a woman in business *Why women must support other women *How to work your strengths and fill in your weaknesses *Why relationships are crucial to growing your business   Y’all, I LOVED chatting with Ki...

65: How to Write with Passion with Haley Walden

February 13, 2019 13:30 - 25 minutes - 23 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Haley Walden, Bombshell Business Expert on Copy Writing and Editing, about writing passionately for all your business needs. Together, they discuss: *How to write about topics you don’t like *Why tuning into your purpose and Big Why makes your writing better *How to use music to get you inspired *Practices to help you move passed writing paralysis Have a writing assignment on your to-do list? Tune in fi...

64: How to Up Your Instagram Game with Christy Laurence

February 06, 2019 02:00 - 41 minutes - 37.8 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, host Amber Hurdle interviews Christy Laurence, CEO & Founder of Plann, about Christy’s journey, accomplishing big dreams, and leveraging Instagram to build brand influence. Together, they discuss: *How Christy overcame a traumatic brain energy and created a super successful 7-figure business *The best hashtags to use for maximum exposure *How even a service-based business can promote their brand on Instagram *How to use Plann to make...

63: How to Create a Vision and Actually Make it a Reality with Jaime Gordon

January 22, 2019 14:55 - 31 minutes - 29 MB

  In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast host Amber Hurdle interviews #BBExpert Jaime Gordon, life coach, about casting a vision and taking the right action steps to make your vision a reality. Together they discuss:   *What is “wanted and needed” for you to move forward towards your vision?   *How pivoting is creativity and flexibility, not failure.   *How shame will shut you down.   *How surrender is the antidote to anxiety.   *That the power of realizing y...

62: Happy New Year: Here's What to Expect in Season 4

January 09, 2019 09:00 - 10 minutes - 9.64 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle talks about the opportunities of the new year, what the theme of Season Four will be, who to expect as guests and what is next in the longterm for Amber. Be sure to tune in to get the behind the scenes exclusive and prepare for the awesome guests to come in Season Four!

60: How to Launch a Mobile Loyalty Program for Your Small Business with Keith Troup

November 14, 2018 08:30 - 48 minutes - 88.6 MB

In this episode of The Bombshell Business Podcast, Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert on Mobile Marketing, Keith Troup. Keith shares why he believes a loyalty program is vital for your business. Loyalty programs build relationships by appreciating and valuing your customers, provides the opportunity to create repeat business, can introduce a new product or service, and attracts customers. Keith explains why “free” is a great marketing strategy, what kinds of loyalty programs...

59:  Why You Need to Plan NOW for Your 2019 Event with Emily Murnen

November 07, 2018 18:13 - 38 minutes - 69.7 MB

In this episode Amber Hurdle talks to Bombshell Business Expert on Event Production, Emily Murnen, about the exact details you need to consider now for your future event. Whether you are hosting a conference or an in-store event, Emily has the goods on how to make it awesome! From actual strategies to to accurately budget for your event to timelines and marketing, this is a must-listen to episode if you are even thinking about hosting an event in the coming year!   Links & Mentioned Reso...

58: How to Get Back in the Driver’s Seat with Easy Meal Planning with Kirbee Miller

October 31, 2018 07:30 - 39 minutes - 72.8 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Lifestyle Expert, Kirbee Miller about how to get back in the driver’s seat with easy meal planning. As a busy Bombshell Business Woman It is refreshing to stay in budget and still have satisfying meals. Because let’s be honest, we all have more productive things to do with the countless minutes we spend wondering “What’s for lunch” only to be followed by more minutes wasted pondering “What is for d...

57: How to Repurpose Content to Ease Your Holiday Workload with Haley Walden

October 18, 2018 16:35 - 30 minutes - 49 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle talks to Bombshell Business Expert Haley Walden about how to repurpose your content to ease your holiday workload. Repurposing content is a great strategy to keep your content flow consistent, especially during the holidays when you want to slow down or take a vacation from work. This means you’ll want to re-use older content, present it in a different format, or use that past content to create new, updated versions of old post...

56: The Secret to Finding the Best Employees with Rebecca Barnes Hogg

October 10, 2018 07:00 - 30 minutes - 50.3 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert Rebecca Barnes Hogg, who reveals how to find the best employees for your business. She explains how to create your recruiting and hiring vision, how to build your employer brand, and how to create a plan of action on how you are going to hire. From financial readiness to legal issues and beyond, Rebecca sets you up for new hire success!   Links & Mentioned Resources   Delivering Happin...

55: Behind the Scenes at Bombshell Central - Content Calendar & Social Media Strategy with Abby Hyman

October 03, 2018 07:00 - 51 minutes - 93.8 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert on Social Media, Abby Hyman, who is also Amber Hurdle Consulting’s Marketing and Public Relations team member. Together, they pull back the curtain to reveal how they figured out their working rhythm, how exactly they approach their content calendar and social media strategies, and they even share the exact tools they use to make it all happen. Coming from both perspectives of business owner...

Download the FREE Bombshell Business App by Amber Hurdle (Bonus Episode)

September 18, 2018 07:00 - 16 minutes - 18.6 MB

  The Bombshell Business App is live and ready for you to download for free on the App Store, on Google Play or via the web app. I would cherish a rating and review so it can be seen and downloaded by as many aspiring Bombshells as possible!   How Do You Download the Bombshell Business App? Simply follow one of these links to download the version that is right for your operating system:  App Store/iPhone or iPad:

54: How to Plan Your Wardrobe to Survive the Season Transition with Kirbee Miller

September 12, 2018 07:00 - 36 minutes - 55 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert on Lifestyle, Kirbee Miller, about how to harness the season transition to get our wardrobe basics straight, survive the daily weather changes, and still look totally pro. Kirbee explains to Bombshells how to cut the clutter, get organized, build a fool-proof wardrobe toolkit and create a “fashion buffet.” To get her step-by-step advice, be sure to tune in! Links and Mentioned Resources 25...

53: 3 Strategies to Increase Your Revenue with Alex Hubenthal

September 05, 2018 07:00 - 47 minutes - 77.1 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert on Financial Acumen, Alex Hubenthal, who shares his exact 30-day process to prepare your business finances for 2019, including how to benchmark, how to establish your targets and how to budget. Lucky for you, Alex also wrote an extensive blog post so you have all of the instructions in writing, too. When you’re done with the episode, check it out!

52: How to Maximize Your Conference or Event Attendance with Emily Murnen

August 29, 2018 07:00 - 51 minutes - 82.5 MB

In this episode Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert Emily Murnen about how to get a true ROI on your time and financial investments when attending a conference or other event. Emily shares how to identify what events to go to that will benefit your bottom line, how to prepare for the event in advance, how to navigate the agenda, how to plan your own hosted event at a larger event, how to effectively take notes, as well as how to follow up with the awesome people you network wit...

51: The Exact Steps to Finding Your Voice in Your Writing

August 15, 2018 22:39 - 34 minutes - 51.1 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Haley Walden, Bombshell Business Expert on Copy Writing and Editing, about how to find your unique voice in your writing so you can have a consistent brand experience. With website copy, social media, blog posts, YouTube descriptions and more demanding a familiar and common voice, entrepreneurs must master the voice of their brand so the customer or prospect experience is the best it can be. Haley tells you exactly how...

50: How to Shift Gears & Become Uber-Productive After Summer with Mary Barbee

August 08, 2018 17:56 - 42 minutes - 66.9 MB

 In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast Amber Hurdle interviews Bombshell Business Expert, Mary Barbee, about how you can take a step back after the summer break in your routine and launch into an uber-productive fall season. If you want to finish 2018 strong, be sure to listen to the three ways Mary suggests you do just that! She even talks must-read books and tech tools that will rock your Bombshell Business world!

49: How to Position Yourself On Mobile Before the Biggest Buying Season of the Year with Keith Troup

August 01, 2018 07:00 - 56 minutes - 82.7 MB

In this episode of the Bombshell Business Podcast, Amber Hurdle interviews Keith Troup, Bombshell Business Expert about all things mobile marketing. He explains how mobile marketing allows you to be everywhere and that mobile allows you and your customers to be social. He lays out how to mobilize your message and create mobile brand ambassadors, and ultimately details what a mobile app can do for your business.

48: 3 Ways to Master Your Mindset

May 09, 2018 16:23 - 21 minutes - 32.9 MB

In this episode, Amber Hurdle teaches three easy ways to master your mindset on a daily basis. If you follow these tips, you will have a positive, can-do attitude that will help you elevate your brand and your life. Take Amber's Free Bombshell Business Woman Personality Quiz Don't forget to text the word "Amber" to 72000 to take the free Bombshell Business Woman personality quiz and become a part of Amber's exclusive Bombshell Squad with free tips, encouragement and VALUE to your busines...

47: The #1 Question You Must Answer to Sell Your Product or Idea

April 11, 2018 23:51 - 28 minutes - 47.2 MB

In this episode Amber Hurdle shares the #1 question you must answer to sell your product or idea by walking you through three key steps. Never miss an opportunity to promote your brand or influence in any area of your life with this old school sales principle that is past due for a comeback!

46: Leading Remote Workers with Summer Weirich

April 04, 2018 07:30 - 32 minutes - 48.8 MB

In this episode Amber Hurdle interviews Summer Weirich of Rebel + Connect about the various leadership skills you need to manage a remote team, as well as how to create effective, in-person team retreats to connect deeper. Visit for complete show notes for episode 46.

45: The Ultimate Hiring Guide with Rebecca Barnes-Hogg

March 28, 2018 20:46 - 51 minutes - 77.2 MB

In this episode Amber Hurdle interviews Rebecca Barnes-Hogg, author of The Yolo Principle: The Ultimate Hiring Guide for Small Business. Bombshell listeners will learn how to conduct an Insightful Interview™ that reveals the truth about their candidates, so they are not relying on canned answers researched on the Internet. Listeners will learn how to hire the right people and create the right culture once new hires are made. Then, their small businesses can stay on track for growth without h...

44: How to Design Your Brand Experience from Start to Finish

March 21, 2018 07:30 - 33 minutes - 53.1 MB

In this episode, Amber Hurdle helps you identify each touch point of your brand experience so you can weave your brand into every detail of your customer journey. By the end of the episode you will be able to create your own customized checklist and become intentional about ensuring when people talk about your brand, it’s because the proof is in every interaction your customers have with your company.   For complete show notes visit


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