1 Simple Thing Podcast | Build a Better Business by Building a Better You!
Welcome to the 1 Simple Thing Podcast, where we help you "build a better business by building a better you." 5 days a week we feature guests who are experts in life...marriage and family, health and fitness, emotional spiritual and mental health. You know...the things that we often overlook, but can have a dramatic impact on our quality of life. Each day you’ll get 1 Simple Thing you can do to start down the road to change. No big list, no unattainable goals. Just 1 Simple Thing.
“Your Amazon Business, Part 4” with Skip McGrath

Skip McGrath talks about the simple process and valuable resources you can use to help you succeed and earn a profit from your Amazon selling business. Skip also warns against taking big risks that will get you into trouble and can you kicked off of Amazon.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Skip_McGrath_-_Episode_189.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Your Amazon Business, Part 3” with Skip McGrath

Skip McGrath talks about how easy it is to set up an Amazon selling business from home correctly and become an Amazon Pro Seller. Skip reveals why it is important to become a Pro Seller as soon as possible. Also, Skip assures you that the only way to fail at an Amazon home business is to quit.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Skip_McGrath_-_Episode_188.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Your Amazon Business, Part 2” with Skip McGrath

Skip McGrath gets into more detail about how to set up an Amazon selling business by thinking of an appropriate business name, getting a sales tax number, and opening a business bank account. Skip also shares some of his experience and knowledge about getting started selling on Amazon with $500 or less.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Skip_McGrath_-_Episode_187.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

"How To Set Up an Amazon Selling Business" with Skip McGrath

Skip McGrath talks about how to set up an Amazon selling business right at home - from the initial startup to the advanced selling techniques that can potentially earn you 6-figures. All you provide is the hard work, dedication, and persistence.

Direct download: Episode_186_-_Skip_McGrath.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Making Time Work for You” with Hugh Culver

Author Hugh Culver shares some specific and actionable productivity tips from his book Give Me a Break: The Art of Making Time Work for You. Hugh helps you carve more time out of your day, reduce stress by working with the natural rhythms of your mind and body, and get more done through proper planning and organization.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Hugh_Culver_-_Episode_185.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“How OUTSOURCING Can Change Your Life” with Hugh Culver

Author Hugh Culver talks about the immediate benefits and value of taking more breaks while at work. Also, he discusses outsourcing some or all of your companys repetitive tasks, and how it can take back valuable time. Hugh explains that theres an advantage to creating a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for your outsourcing. It makes you think through all the steps involved in a task or project. Just doing that as a first step has huge value in itself for you and the success of your business.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Hugh_Culver_-_Episode_184.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

"Batching Tasks for MAXIMUM Productivity" with Hugh Culver

Author Hugh Culver talks about how batching is an incredibly efficient way to run your day. Hugh illustrates how doing repetitive tasks all at once at certain intervals throughout the day - though not fun - will save time, lessen your anxiety levels, and produce dramatic results.

Direct download: Episode_183_-_Hugh_Culver.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Making Time for What’s Important” with Hugh Culver

Author Hugh Culver talks about the idea of boundaries and blocking when we are looking at our day. Hugh teaches that when we get into the habit of naturally using boundaries and blocking it helps us overcome procrastination and makes us more productive throughout the day.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Hugh_Culver_-_Episode_182.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

Author Hugh Culver shows us how good time management begins with making a plan. Pilots have a unique method they use when making their flight plan, and Hugh teaches how to apply that same discipline in our lives, so we always know where we are going to land.

Direct download: Episode_181_-_Hugh_Culver.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Getting Out of Your Own Way” with Mike Robbins

Author and coach Mike Robbins shares valuable insights about gratitude, self-compassion, authenticity, and mindset. He shares wisdom and advice based on his book Nothing Changes Until You Do: A Guide to Self-Compassion and Getting Out of Your Own Way

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Mike_Robbins_-_Episode_180.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Develop a Winning MINDSET” with Mike Robbins

Author and speaker Mike Robbins talks about having the proper mindset at all times. Our mindset has a lot to do with how do we approach life. How do we approach challenges? How do we approach opportunities? How do we approach "good times" and "bad times." Learning to harness a proper mindset and choosing to focus on things you can control will eliminate most of the stress we put on ourselves.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Mike_Robbins_-_Episode_179.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Embracing AUTHENTICITY” with Mike Robbins

Author and speaker Mike Robbins talks about how to be a genuinely authentic person who’s real, and bold enough to make honest connections with other people. When people start getting real and vulnerable other people can relate and respond with a sense of empathy. That leads to positive changes in us and our circumstances. 

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Mike_Robbins_-_Episode_178.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Cut Yourself Some Slack” with Mike Robbins

Author and speaker Mike Robbins talks about how developing self-compassion can to contribute towards a more fulfilled life. And one of the key determinants of our ability to make the kind of changes we want to make in our lives is that sense of forgiveness and self-compassion.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Mike_Robbins_-_Episode_177.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“The POWER of Gratitude” with Mike Robbins

Author and coach Mike Robbins talks about the power of gratitude as we develop self-compassion. Developing the habit of being grateful helps you appreciate the journey, the experience of it.  Youll be more relaxed and more fulfilled, and it's actually going to help you create the conditions internally and in your own mind and collectively where you are more likely to succeed.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Mike_Robbins_-_Episode_176.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Becoming Who You’re Meant to Be” with Dorie Clark

We all want our public reputation to match our personal character.  Does it for you? Are you looking for that big idea that can live on after youre gone? In this recap of episodes 171-174 author Dorie Clark gives valuable advice on how to develop your own personal brand, then gain the following to make your message heard, based on her two books Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Futureand Stand Out: How to Find Your Breakthrough Idea and Build a Following Around It

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Dorie_Clark_-_Episode_175.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“How to Build a Following” with Dorie Clark

Author Dorie Clark talks about how to build a following around your ideas. One such strategy Dorie mentions is to publish your knowledge widely in a way people can share, in a way that multitudes benefit from it rather than just small groups. Employ this strategy and you are going to stand out and build your following much faster.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Dorie_Clark_-_Episode_174.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“How to Find Your BREAKTHROUGH Idea” with Dorie Clark

Author Dorie Clark talks about how to find your breakthrough idea. When it comes to developing big ideas and things that can really make an impact, much of it is just doing the things that you care about and are interested in, but doing it with a kind of focus that makes you stand out while others do not.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Dorie_Clark_-_Episode_173.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

I recently talked with Jim Beach on the 1 Simple Thing podcast about being an entrepreneur. He mentioned in Episode 169 about a business his wife started 3 years ago that netted her $68,000 in profit in the first year. I've had so many comments and requests for more information, we decided to run that clip again as an audio blog. Also, included in this audio blog is a bit of conversation Jim and I had off-air after we finished the interview. Enjoy that exclusive content as well. 

Direct download: Jim_Beach_Audio_Blog.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 5:00am CST

“How Do Others See You?” with Dorie Clark

Author Dorie Clark talks about how to discover what others think of you and understand your personal brand. The goal in enhancing your professional life is first understanding how other people see you and then reinventing you so that it really comes as close as possible to the way you would like to be seen and known by others.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Dorie_Clark_-_Episode_172.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Finding Your Personal Brand” with Dorie Clark

Author Dorie Clark talks about our own personal brand: what it is, and why it is critical to our future success. Crucial to that process of finding our brand is identifying a group of mentors. The reason that mentors are so useful is that we all learn by imitating. When you expose yourself to the ideas of others, eventually it stops being copying and instead you add your own voice and your own perspectives to theirs.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Dorie_Clark_-_Episode_171.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Starting a Successful Business in Under 90 Days?” with Jim Beach

Author Jim Beach talks about the myths and truths of what it takes to start a successful business, based on his book, School for Startups: The Breakthrough Course for Guaranteeing Small Business Success in 90 Days or Less

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Jim_Beach_-_Episode_170.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

"The BIG Secret to Making BIG Money" with Jim Beach

On episodes 166-168 author Jim Beach has offered the unique idea that entrepreneurship is NOT about creativity, risk, or passion. On this episode he makes the big reveal and talks about what entrepreneurship IS about. Listen as Jim shares how his wife started a business for under $500 and netted $68,000 the first year, and how YOU can do it too.

Direct download: Episode_169_-_Jim_Beach.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

“Entrepreneurship is NOT about passion” with Jim Beach

Author Jim Beach talks about why entrepreneurship is NOT about passion. Jim says the idea,You've got to love what you do,is just not true. Instead like what you do, and do enough of it, so that you can do what you ARE passionate about. Reserve the passion for the really really important things in life, like your family, your interests, and your lifestyle.

Direct download: 1_Simple_Thing_-_Jim_Beach_-_Episode_168.mp3
Category:Business -- posted at: 11:00pm CST

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