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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…

Mark Gaunya

Mark Gaunya – Where is Health Care Headed

About Mark Gaunya Mark is a principal at Borislow Insurance (BI) and the Founder of Captivated Health located in Boston Massachusetts.  BI is highly regarded as a leading regional employee benefits brokerage and strategic advisory firm serving employers and individuals.  Captivated Health is an innovative solution designed to help middle market employers “Bend the Healthcare…

Exciting American Dreams Show News, The First Book!

Exciting American Dreams Show News, The First Book!

I have some exciting American Dreams Show news. The host, Alan Olsen has written the first book based on the AD interviews!  Other books have cited one or more of the interviews, but this one goes into far more details.  Below is a letter from author himself describing the book… From Alan… Dear Friend, I…

IRS Budget On Steroids!

Episode 21: IRS Budget On Steroids!

In this episode we cover The New Retirement Bill, the Higher IRS Budget Proposal, the attempt to take away the “John Edwards” rule for S Corporations and other entities, Truckers and AB5.   Tax Update with Ron · Episode 21 The IRS is Getting a Funding Increase   Transcript: Hello and welcome. This is Ron…

Is The Warriors' Approach to The NBA Draft Too Cute?

Is The Warriors’ Risky Approach to The NBA Draft Too Cute?

Is the Warriors’ approach to the NBA draft crazy, are they trying to be too cute, or is there a method to their madness?   For me, this question led to an epiphany as I considered their risky reach, selecting Patrick Baldwin Jr (PBJ) with their first round selection in the 2022 NBA draft.  A player…

John Gatti - Partner at Loeb and Loeb:

John Gatti – Partner at Loeb and Loeb

The workings of Law cover every aspect of life. From business agreements to marital disputes lawyers work to simplify complex issues and convince the jury of the innocence of their client. Law even covers the entertainment industry. Listen as John Gatti describes how different aspects of law work in entertainment. Transcript: John Gatti – Partner…

Brooke Elder

Brooke Elder – Founder of Social Tenacity

Entrepreneurs live a high risk life. From near bankruptcy, Brooke Elder was able to build Social Tenacity, a coaching network for marketers, to help others scale their business. Listen as she describes some of the secrets to her business’ success. Brooke Elder – Founder of Social Tenacity Transcript: Alan Olsen: Welcome to American Dreams. My…

Nick Nanton

Nick Nanton – Emmy Nominated Filmmaker

As a winner of 22 Emmy Awards, Movie Producer Nick Nanton has a great understanding of the arts and how to captivate the audience. His secret for doing such amazing work is surrounding himself with experts and allowing them to do their jobs. Listen to this American Dreams Episode to learn how he was able…

Gareb Shamus

Gareb Shamus – Bringing NFTs to Super Heroes

Gareb Shamus Biography Gareb Shamus is a serial entrepreneur, visionary, and cultural catalyst who has influenced over a billion people through his businesses, communities, and relationships in the Superhero and character franchise worlds.   As the founder and publisher of Wizard magazine, Shamus created the comic book industry’s most influential voice and grew Comic Con…

Heidi Kuhn - CEO of Roots of Peace

Heidi Kuhn–Founder of Roots of Peace

Heidi Kuhn–Founder of Roots of Peace Transcript: Alan Welcome to today’s show. Can you share a little about your background with us?   Introduction of Heidi Kuhn, see bio below   Heidi When one looks back on the tapestry of our life, you know, it is those seeds that we have in common rather than…

Three Reasons the Fed is Lying About Inflation

Three Reasons the Fed is Lying About Inflation

Why would the US federal government purposely underreport or flat out lie about the current rate of US inflation?  Below are three specific reasons given during a recent interview of Robert Zuccaro, CFA, Founder & CIO of Golden Eagle Strategies. He actually cautioned about inflation last February in an earlier interview, and published his findings…

David Checketts

David Checketts – The Sports Business Legend

From consultant to NBA team president and general manager to regional church leader, David Checketts has a grand story. His American dream was to pursue his love for basketball and use his life experiences to create champion teams, and champion people. Listen as he shares his story of how he was able to reach his…

Space as a Service (SPaaS) the Next Great Frontier

Monetize space? Well, yes – many believe that space as a service (SPaaS) is the next great business frontier. Taken from an article By Randy Baron, lead portfolio manager at Pinnacle Associates, Ltd. Pinnacle Associates. On Thursday February 10th, four tiny NASA-funded satellites were lost on their way to space. These small experimental devices, called cube-sats,…

Robert Zuccaro - Why this is the Worst Environment for Bond Investors

Robert Zuccaro – Why this is the Worst Environment for Bond Investors

Interview Transcript of: Robert Zuccaro – Why this is the Worst Environment for Bond Investors Aaron: Hey, welcome to American dreams. I’m here today, right now with Robert SU carro and he is one of our investment market gurus out there. And I’m how are you doing today, Robert? Robert: Very well. Aaron: So w…

Scott Donnell

Scott Donnell – Helping Kids Understand Money

Financial literacy is one of the most important skills for individuals to acquire especially for children as they grow up and venture into the world. But how do parents go about teaching financial skills in a meaningful way? Scott Donnell has created an app, GravyStack, which helps parents teach their children the necessary financial skills…

Chad Willardson

Chad Willardson – Teaching Kids Values

  Children need to be taught about the uses of money; how to spend it; how to make it; even how to invest it. “How is that possible?” Is the question that many people pose. Chad Willardson describes how parents can effectively teach their children how to make and use money.  Episode Transcript of: Chad…

Avoid Tax Audit Tips 4, 5, & 6 (of 10)

Avoid Tax Audit Tips 4, 5, & 6 (of 10)

Avoid Tax Audit, Tips 4, 5, & 6 (of 10) From our series of the top 10 ways to avoid a tax audit, we thought we would go into greater detail as to how our list was created and delve into each suggestion.  Today we will address the top three tips from our article posted…

Heeten Doshi - The New Age of Investing

Heeten Doshi – The New Age of Investing

What is it like to start a business from scratch. Heeten Doshi describes his experience with learning the ins and outs of business as he started his Hedge Fund. Listen as he tells how the market works and how hedge funds play into it. Interview Transcript, Heeten Doshi – The New Age of Investing:  …

Elliot Omanson - Deploying Success

Elliot Omanson – Deploying Success

Have you ever been confused with what career path you should take? Elliot Omanson know exactly what that was like. From one career to another until he became the CEO of OWLFI (a financial advisory institution). Listen as he describes his success path. Interview Transcript, Elliot Omanson – Deploying Success: Alan Olsen: Welcome to today’s…