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Nick Sonnenberg

Nick Sonnenberg – Founder of Leverage

Nick Sonnenberg, Founder of Leverage Leveraging Your Business Operations About Nick Sonnenberg   Nick Sonnenberg is the founder and CEO of Leverage, a business efficiency consultant, columnist and author of the upcoming book, Come Up For Air: How Teams Can Leverage Systems and Tools to Stop Drowning in Work. Nick’s mission is to create companies…

The New Bull Market

  This article is adapted from an exclusive interview with Robert Zuccaro, CIO of Golden Eagle Strategies, in August 2022.   Question: Right now, there are a lot of people scared saying that we’re on the brink of a recession, but you say that we entered a new bull market at the end of 2021.…

importance of honesty and integrity in business

Why Integrity is Key for Success in Business

Integrity Means There are a few key reasons why integrity in business is so important for success in business: – Personal values such as integrity build trust with customers and clients. If you’re known for being trustworthy in your personal and professional life, people will want to do business with you because of your strong…

Jim Kwik - Unlocking Your Brain's Limitless Potential

Jim Kwik – Unlocking Your Brain’s Limitless Potential

Jim Kwik Unlocking Your Brain’s Limitless Potential Jim Kwik knows a thing or two about learning. After suffering a traumatic brain injury as a child, Jim was faced with many challenges. He was teased by classmates and referred to as “the boy with the broken brain.” But Jim didn’t let his injury hold him back.…

Brian Smedley

Brian Smedley – Chief Economist at Guggenheim Investments

The Economic Forecaster – Brian Smedley Droves of anxious people take to the arid streets of Tatooine. The desert planet recently experienced a decline in GDP and now with inflation on the rise, rash financial decisions made by the population were a real danger. As the crowd continues onward, it is confronted by a stranger.…

TikTok Marketing

10 Steps for TikTok Marketing

Here are 10 steps for TikTok marketing, we hope you fine them useful. 1.  Research your audience: Who are you trying to reach with your TikTok marketing? What are their demographics? What type of content do they consume and engage with? 2.  Set your goals: What do you hope to achieve with your TikTok marketing?…

Business Valuation Terms Explained “DLOCK” Vs “MID”

The Discount for Lack of Control (DLOC) vs. The Minority Interest Discount (MID) The Business Valuation Glossary provides these definitions of two similar terms: Discount for Lack of Control – an amount or percentage deducted from the pro rata share of value of 100% of an equity interest in a business to reflect the absence…

The “My Path” Book is now available on Amazon! 

Dear American Dreams Show Subscribers,   “My Path” is now available on Amazon!  We are excited and proud to announce that after a decade of interviewing some of the most interesting and successful business and thought leaders in the world, the American Dreams Show’s Host, Alan Olsen, has published the first book based on a…

Seven Ways to Create a Positive Work Environment

Seven Ways to Create a Positive Work Environment

Positive work environments benefit not only the employee but the entire business overall. Here are seven ways to implement a positive work culture. Businesses want their employees to maximize their productivity in the office, which is a no-brainer! To ensure this is possible, employers should start looking at creating a positive work environment for the…

The Miracle Behind the Growth of The Stock Market

The Miracle Behind the Growth of The Stock Market

The growth we’ve experienced in the last four decades in the economy as well as in the stock market is nothing short of a miracle. I attribute much of this growth to advancements in technology- specifically computer processors. Prior to the 1970’s computers were as big as refrigerators and operated in cool storage rooms. In…

Craig Stanland - Reinvention Architect and Mindset Coach

Craig Stanland – Reinvention Architect and Mindset Coach

Craig Stanland – Reinvention Architect and Mindset Coach Interview Highlights After hitting rock bottom, Craig Stanland was forced to make a choice: give up or rebuild. He thought he had “it all” until he lost sight of what’s truly important and made the worst decision of his life, losing everything along the way, including his…

Chad Jenkins

Chad Jenkins- SeedSpark Removing Obstacles for Growth

Horses, they don’t speak but if you take the time to listen to them, they have an awful lot to communicate. Such lesson was learned by a young boy growing up on his family’s farm in South Carolina. The time that Chad Jenkins spent learning to listen to his horses, set him up for succeed…