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121: Brian Oliveira – Happy Hour at Home, During the Pandemic

Brian Oliveira – Happy Hour Hospitality and @cozinha_philly Self Made Strategies is now also available on the Self Made Strategies YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOG-mybCfvYWhoXo4vPoB5g On this episode, we sat down (virtually) with Brian Oliveira.  Brian formerly owned Girard Brasserie & Bruncherie, Philly’s first fair wage restaurant (and the first restaurant in Philadelphia to pay its workers …

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104: Fighting Cancer with the Video Game Community, and How Focusing on Valuegraphics Can Improve Engagement

Welcome to a special Holiday 2020 Episode! Episode 104: A special case study on how Valuegraphics (https://valuegraphics.com/) can help an organization like the American Association for Cancer Research (https://www.aacr.org/) to engage with their high-value gift donors. CHECK OUT the AACR’s NEW game here: http://neoantigen.gg/!!!  (Proceeds from the game will benefit cancer research.) This is a …

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097: Dr. Michael Haley – Why “Organic Mike” Thinks You Need Aloe Vera in Your Life

Dr. Michael Haley, Owner and Operator of Haley Nutrition/Stockton Aloe 1 and Agape Chiropractic Dr. Michael Haley is a passionate chiropractor and health coach. He emphasizes a healthy lifestyle and nutrient dense diet as a means to achieve optimal well being.  Dr. Haley owns and operates Stockton Aloe 1, makers and distributors of 100% pure …

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095: Phillip Yacinthe – Helping Young People Overcome Mental Health Challenges

Phillip Yacinthe, CEO & Founder of the FulPhill Company Our guest is the founder of the FulPhill Company, which was founded in 2018.  The FulPhill Company is an empowerment company based in Philadelphia, PA focused on assisting individuals, companies and organizations fulfill their purpose by combatting things that keep them from achieving those goals. From …

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092: Ginger King – Building a Brand that is Socially Responsible, Vegan, and Breaks Out of a Crowded Market

Ginger King, Founder of FanLoveBeauty With a passion for beauty, extensive knowledge of cosmetic chemistry in research and development, and practical know-how of business, sales and marketing for leading Fortune 500 companies, Ginger King knows the cosmetic industry from all angles, like no one else in her field. Inspired by her mentor, Daymond John, Ginger …

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091: Terrill Haigler aka @_yafavtrashman – How a Sanitation Worker Became a Social Media Advocate

Terrill Haigler aka @_yafavtrashman (Instagram) Our guest on this episode is a City of Philadelphia sanitation worker, which you might not expect would be coming onto a self-made strategies podcast episode, but he’s taken his position and found an innovative and entrepreneurial way to bring awareness to the need for additional PPE and what sanitation …

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090: David April, How Combining Divorce, Beer, Running and Cancer Created a Movement That is Raising Money for Nonprofits

David April, Founder of Fishtown Beer Runners Our guest on this episode was diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2015.  At that point, his life changed forever professionally. He’s worked as a tour program coordinator for the state of New Jersey since 2002. There he has directed the development and management of the New Jersey state …

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079: Teague O’Malley – Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Episode 079 – Teague O’Malley, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction This week’s guest was once Banana Republic’s Creative Director for Global Windows, though he believed that you shouldn’t design “into windows,” you should just come up with cool ideas and figure out how to put a window around them. He focused on dynamic presentations that would …

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