101: Laura Brandao on Finding Your Superpower, Saying “Yes” Every Day, and Becoming The Most Influential Business Woman to Watch

Finding Your Superpower, Saying “Yes” Every Day and Becoming The Most Influential Business Woman to Follow

Welcome to episode 101 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

We have author, coveted speaker, and the President and only woman partner of American Financial Resources, Inc., a national mortgage lender, Laura Brandao, stopping by for a fascinating discussion on finding your superpower, the magic of saying “yes” every day and building the life and career of your dreams. With a lengthy list of accolades, including the Most Influential Businesswoman to Watch in 2021, plus inspiring everyone she meets with her passion and positivity, Laura lives by the philosophy that “the only person that can limit you is you.”


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • Laura’s origin story
  • How Laura got into the mortgage industry
  • Growth mindset vs. fixed mindset
  • Why using the one simple word “yet” is so powerful
  • Laura’s superpower (and how she found it)
  • How to start searching for your superpower
  • What leadership really comes down to (it’s a lot simpler than you think)
  • Finding true fulfillment
  • The origin of saying “yes” every day and why you should as well
  • Why being told “no” as an executive was the best thing to happen to Laura
  • About building a top 10 Mortgage company
  • Why women can have both career and family
  • The most important investment to deposit into daily
  • Laura’s typical routine to stay healthy and sharp
  • Why the mortgage industry is so special
  • And much more

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100: How You’re Unconsciously Sabotaging Your Health & Fitness Goals With This Common Mistake

How You're Unconsciously Sabotaging Your Health & Fitness Goals With This Common Mistake

Welcome to episode 100 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

Perhaps the general population needs motivation, but that’s far from the issue with entrepreneurs, executives, and other high performers. Instead, they face a unique problem society rarely discusses: the dark sides of success. Managing your weight and health isn’t complicated, but it can be complex for many reasons starting with one common mistake that you may be unconsciously doing.


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • The unconscious mistake you’re making with your health and fitness that is sabotaging your progress

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99: Rich Rudzinski on Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Growing a Company For Long Term Success

Rich Rudzinski on Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Growing a Company For Long Term Success

Welcome to episode 99 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

We have founder and CEO of Tragic Media, Rich Rudzinski stopping by for a fascinating discussion on technology, entrepreneurship, and building a company from the ground up. Rich caught the entrepreneurial itch as a little boy. Infatuated with computers from the time he first locked eyes on the sweet 486 Windows machine his uncle got his family in the early 90s, Rich broke, fixed, and gamed on that computer until he saved enough to build his own machine from scratch.


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • Rich’s origin story
  • The machine that led to Rich’s love for technology 
  • A brief discussion on tattoos and video games
  • Life and work during the pandemic
  • Networking and building relationships during this weird period of time
  • Growing his company
  • How to approach clients and customers without overwhelming them with your services
  • How to have clients long term
  • One important technological key businesses should have
  • And much more

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