• Let's Talk About Your Business Seriously

    Oct 23, 2014 | 18 min
    In the Classroom Today is Curtis Triggs, Executive Director of the Saint Louis Business Resource Center. It's the Let's Talk Business Expo! With the resources, guidance and support you need to get your small business or business idea going strong. From start up to mastering your market. This FREE event will be just the conversation you need to have with just the right people to have a discussion. Wednesday, October 29th 12noon to 5:00pm Dellwood Recreation Center 10266 West Florissant This is a FREE event! Register at www.stlbrc.com or call Curtis Triggs at 314-307-9555

    Oct 4, 2014 | 10 min
    IYB-OO3 In Your Business, Episode 3 Angela Lewis wears many hats – speaker, author, and assistant coach of the champion St. Louis Surge Women’s Basketball Team. On this episode of “In Your Business,” the former college basketball standout explains how uses the tenacity she once had on the court to fuel her vision. The recent award-winner also shares her keys to success, how she balances it all, and why even with many accolades already under her belt, she is just warming up.

    Oct 3, 2014 | 21 min
    EPRR-03-WHEN PAIN AFFECTS PURPOSE “When pain affects purpose” offers you an understanding of how your pain can alter and delay your purpose. I offer you three (3) steps you can use to continue moving forward and how to press through in spite of the pain. What is pain? Pain is anything that causes you disappointment, hurt, or sadness. When we can’t move forward, we can't be in position to operate in our purpose and we delay our purpose. Pain can affect your purpose in 3 ways: 1) Pain can Hinder 2) Pain will Distract 3) Pain may Limit This episode of Extraordinary on Purpose with Rachel Renata will offer you: o A path to understanding your purpose o A working definition of “pain” o How to crea...
  • Black-ish Colorful and Full of Real Life

    Sep 24, 2014 | 19 min
    First Hand First Look..."black-ish": Wednesdays, 9:30-10:00 p.m. ABC's new family comedy, "black-ish," takes a fun yet bold look at one man's determination to establish a sense of cultural identity for his family. The series stars Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross and special guest star Laurence Fishburne. Like any parents, Andre "Dre" (Anthony Anderson) and Rainbow (Tracee Ellis Ross) Johnson want to give their children the best. But their offspring's childhood is turning out to be much different than theirs. They now realize at least two things: there is a price to pay for giving their children more than what they ever had, and these loving parents are totally unprepared for the fallout....

    Sep 1, 2014 | 37 min
    "Every ordinary idea can become Extraordinary on Purpose!" - Rachel Renata We all have an ordinary beginning at birth. We all have a plan and a purpose for our life. It is when we discover our purpose and partner it with our faith and ordinary life do we find ourselves living Extraordinary on Purpose!!! Nothing will ever just happen to any of us. We have to do our part. It starts with you believing in yourself!! Trusting the gifts God has placed inside of you. We have to build our skills, build healthy relationships and be willing to allow others to pour into us. Life will guide you wherever you are willing to follow or you can take life where you want to go. It is up to you!! Let’s stop wai...

    Aug 13, 2014 | 16 min
    TODAY ON GOING BEYOND... Way to go St. Louis! You approved the tax! You paid the tab for it! Now let's get this $60 million dollars to the many children that need these BIG services in our area! Need for childen ages 19 and younger include - Temporary shelter - Respite care - Crisis - School ased services - Outpatient counseling - Outpatient substance abuse and more and how about this…INNOVATION! Find out how to help spend this surplus of service money on REAL COMMUNITY GOOD! Chris Krehmeyer with Julie Leicht, Interim Executive Director of St. Louis County Children's Trust Fund. A deeper conversation about the $60 million dollar-ready-to-give-now opportunity that YOU made possible to serve t...

    Jul 17, 2014 | 12 min
    Meet Carlos Belton. Ex-marine, single dad, MASTER barber. His fantastic voyage spans travels around the world, from the service of presidents to serving his country. His life's journey cut a path to an infinitely exceptional barber salon and enterprise. "True Business Stories" with Keith Antone spotlights: Carlos Belton, Master Barber and Owner Infinite Edge Barber Salon 4269 Delmar Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63108 (314) 652-2002

    Jun 19, 2014 | 21 min
    Grab a notepad… Today we learn about a determined couple business team, a divine design and a 10-year celebration with Dottie Peoples. In the classroom today… Al and Marcia Parks husband and wife team of Divine Dzion, a faith-based pantyhose company, founded June 2004, in St. Louis, Missouri. The hosiery line caters to women of all colors, who have a difficult time finding pantyhose that compliments their shapes and skin tones. Come celebrate our 10 year anniversary Featuring Dottie Peoples, Gregg "Happy Guitar" Haynes, Jewell & Converted and Cheryl Brown Friendly Temple MB Church 5515 Dr Martin Luther King Dr, St Louis, MO 63112 June 28th 2014 | 6:30pm VIP tickets $35-Doors open at 4:30pm G...
  • LGi2 Feeding Your Life

    Jun 5, 2014 | 17 min
    Grab a notepad... Today we have Rebeccah Bennett, Founder of InPower Institute Center for Inspiration, Transformation and Empowerment. In the classroom today... Rebeccah Bennett speaks truth about feeding our lives! Listen up as she tells us to feed the things in our lives that make us feel joyous and fulfilled. She also tells us how to turn our got to list into a go to list!

    May 8, 2014 | 19 min
    Grab a notepad... Today we meet the outstanding Stan Brock, 78-year-old Brit inspiring Americans to help each other... In the Classroom today is: Stan Brock, Founder and President of Remote Area Medical (RAM) and Paul Angell Director, "Medicine Man-The Stan Brock Story" Stan Brock, the former star of Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom is "The Medicine Man". He rallied his troupe of volunteers with his Remote Area Medical caravan for a three-day clinic held at Olympian Jackie Joyner-Kersee's Athletic Center in East St. Louis. Hundreds of people began lining up before 5am. Most need dental services. The numbers served are astounding. Free of charge...no questions asked. His answer for why he devot...

    Apr 14, 2014 | 19 min
    MONDAY MORNING MEETING… "AT THE HEART OF HOSPICE AND THE HEART OF MEDIPLEX" Our Guests: Medi-Plex Healthcare Professionals Agenda: Hear from the heart of dynamic and savvy Founder/CEO, Glenda White. What is hospice? When is hospice necessary? What are great nurses made of? Learn what home healthcare and hospice services should be. Learn what makes quality care. Learn from the founder who knows personally about facing hospice as a family. Share the passion and mission of the president. Get to know the company and the heart of Medi-Plex. Learn More: http://www.mediplexhhc.com 1-866-726.5906

    Apr 10, 2014 | 17 min
    IN THE CLASSROOM TODAY... Tracie Berry McGhee shares timeless pieces from her collections on Let's Get It! Together. She is spiritually known as DIVINE TEA because her poetry is soothing to the soul. So enjoy and sip slowly.... In this episode: I DEFINE ME MY MISMATCHED SOCKS CLEANSING MY SOUL Each piece is powerful! You will want a second cup. ;-) Enjoy more on the "Spiritually Spoken" Channel on "Seek Ye First" gospel networks of OneRareGem online. www.oneraregem.com
  • Understand and OWN Heart Health (3 of 3)

    Apr 8, 2014 | 16 min
    THE MODEL HEALTH SHOW MINI 15 Heart disease is effecting 1 in every 3 people. It leads as the #1 cause of death in our world today. In this episode Shawn breaks down the causes of this disease to protect you and those you care about. Get educated about heart disease in each of these 3 short episodes and help save lives. In this episode you’ll discover: • Why your hormones are an important factor in heart disease prevention. • How your emotions and stress effect blood pressure. and • Five specific action steps to dramatically reduce you heart disease risk. These 15-minute condensed episodes are just a taste of the top rated, world-renowned, "The Model Health Show". Listen to full podcasts and...
  • The Circumstance of Substance Abuse pt 1

    Mar 30, 2014 | 24 min
    In St. Louis there is a growing crisis with heroin addiction and prescription drug abuse. Substance abuse is usually a symptom of other underlying issues where the substance use or harmful behavior serve as a coping mechanism for another problem. Bethany and Dr. Fred Rottnek, Medical Director of Corrections Medicine for the St. Louis County Department of Health and Associate Professor at St. Louis University, discuss substance abuse, addiction, and treatment. Dr. Rottnek defines addiction as something we do even though we know it is bad for us. The diagnosis of addiction is larger than only substance abuse, which is a type of addition. Dr. Rottnek reminds the audience that it is important to...
  • Access to Food and Food Insecurity

    Mar 30, 2014 | 24 min
    You know you are in a food desert when it is easier to get an orange soda than it is to get an orange or it is easier to buy a pack of beer rather than a gallon of milk. 1 in 6 persons suffers from hunger in our region. Did you know that: • Missouri is the number 1 state for hunger? • 27% of St. Louis residents are food insecure? • 42% of St. Louis Area Food Bank clients have to choose between food and medicine or medical care? Bethany is joined in the studio by Dr. Robert Hughes, President and CEO of Missouri Foundation for Health; Sunny Schaefer, CEO of Operation Food Search; and Denise West, Director of Social Services at Guardian Angel Settlement Association to talk about hunger. Join ou...
  • Love Your Heart

    Mar 28, 2014 | 18 min
    Bethany shares the love with Dr. Angela Brown, Hypertension Specialist at Washington University, and Brenda Mahr, CEO of Employment Connection to talk about heart diseases and how important it is for your wellbeing to know your family medical history and your own medical status. The Regional Health Commission’s Decade Review of Health Status Report shows that heart disease mortality has fallen by 29% across the region but that despite this positive trend about a third of St. Louis City residents are living with hypertension and/or high cholesterol. Listen-in to hear Dr. Brown’s tips for staying healthy and above the statistics: • Know your numbers (cholesterol, blood pressure, etc.) and fami...
  • The Trauma of Trauma

    Mar 28, 2014 | 18 min
    What is “trauma?” What does it mean to be traumatized? What are the long-term consequences for individuals and communities who are affected by trauma? Tune-in as Bethany is joined by Joe Yancey, Executive Director of Places for People, and Suzanne LeLaurin, Senior Vice President of Program at the International Institute, to answer these questions and more. For Joe, Suzanne, and many of the listeners we have heard from agree that being Alive and Well in St. Louis means being both emotionally and physically healthy. “Trauma,” which Joe define as experiencing or witnessing an event that compromises an individual’s sense of safety and wellbeing, is a major mental and emotional health issue in ou...
  • Understand and Own Heart Health (2 of 3)

    Mar 27, 2014 | 17 min
    THE MODEL HEALTH SHOW MINI 15 Heart disease is the leading cause of death in our world today, effecting 1 in every 3 people. In this episode Shawn breaks down the causes of heart disease. Get educated about heart disease to protect yourself and those you care about. In this episode you’ll discover: • Why high cholesterol is NOT the cause of heart disease. • The negative side effects of taking statins for high cholesterol. • What causes high cholesterol and what to do about it. • What commonly overlooked organ helps regulate your blood pressure (and it’s NOT your heart). These 15-minute condensed episodes are just a taste of the top rated, world-renowned, "The Model Health Show". Listen to fu...
  • Understand and Own Heart Health (1 of 3)

    Mar 25, 2014 | 18 min
    THE MODEL HEALTH SHOW MINI 15 In this episode Shawn breaks down the underlying cause of heart disease and shares specific solutions for prevention. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in our world today, effecting 1 in every 3 people. With rates still on the rise, this is one of the most important topics for you to get educated about to protect yourself and those you care about. In this episode you’ll discover: How shift work and long work hours can damage your health long-term. And Why your hormones are an important factor in heart disease prevention. These 15-minute condensed episodes are just a taste of the top rated, world-renowned, "The Model Health Show". Listen to full podcast...
  • Nettie Kelley

    Mar 20, 2014 | 21 min
  • LIVE YOUR DREAM pt 3 Meet the TRIO

    Mar 6, 2014 | 19 min
    Grab a Notepad... Today we meet the inspiring TRIO of the Brianna Elise ensemble and walk with them to their DREAM. Inspiring on and off the stage these young men are at the heart of why this concert exists. Encourage our talented teens, LIVE YOUR DREAM!!! The Kwame Foundation hosts the LIVE YOUR DREAM CONCERT and YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED. Let's help make dreams real for our promising HS seniors! In the Classroom today... Distinguished businessman Tony Thompson, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of the Kwame Building Group. and The Brianna Elise TRIO comprised of Antonio Foster, James Thomas Jr. and Karrington Toney. This event was established to highlight the talent that exists within...
  • Live Your Dream pt 2 Meet Brianna Elise

    Mar 6, 2014 | 16 min
    Grab a Notepad... Today we meet the talented HS headliner, Brianna Elise and discover her DREAM. We also get an a capella sweet treat...a sneak preview song from Brianna of what we can expect at the show. Encourage our talented teens, LIVE YOUR DREAM!!! The Kwame Foundation hosts the LIVE YOUR DREAM CONCERT and YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED. Let's help make dreams real for our promising HS seniors! In the Classroom today... Distinguished businessman Tony Thompson, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of the Kwame Building Group. Brianna Elise, young vocalist powerhouse and headliner for the concert. Now, Let's Get It! Together.

    Mar 1, 2014 | 79 min
    In this episode of The Model Health Show we’re excited to welcome one of my greatest teachers, Peter Ragnar! If you don’t know him yet, prepare to have your mind blown because I guarantee that he’s going to stick in your heart and mind for a very long time. Peter Ragnar is a best-selling author and leading authority in the field of health and longevity. He has authored over 30 books and published courses on every aspect of health and personal development. People from all over the world go to great lengths to learn from him, and now, here today, I have him for you on The Model Health Show to share some of his best insights to help you achieve greater levels of health, energy, and vitality. In...

    Feb 13, 2014 | 17 min
    Grab a Notepad... Today we remember what it is to DREAM...and what we can do to help our talented teens LIVE YOUR DREAM!!! The Kwame Foundation hosts the LIVE YOUR DREAM CONCERT and YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED. Let's help make dreams real for our promising HS seniors! In the Classroom today are... Distinguished businessman Tony Thompson, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of the Kwame Building Group. Orlando "Prettyboy" Watson, renowned super producer, co-owner at ROCKHOUSE MUSIC LLC. and owner at PrettyBoy Records. In this episode are exciting success stories, golden nuggets of wisdom and insight from leaders of industry committed to sharing opportunity for young people. Good stuff for al...
  • The Money Classroom LGI2 Money Q & A

    Feb 10, 2014 | 19 min
    In the Money Classroom today is Royce Sutton, VP Community Economic Development Manager, Fifth Third Bank. Grab a Notepad, today we answer your money questions. It's the money classroom Q & A. How to save money. Child support taxes. Debt. Financial traps. Tithing and more. Get the straight talk from a banker.
  • Chiropractic Care for Asthma Treatment?

    Feb 10, 2014 | 18 min
    Drs. Edgar Everett and Xavier Tipler with astonishing testimony from their clients of how chiropractic care cured their little boy's asthma and brought healing for their family. Hearing is believing. Proficient Chiropractic 2050 Woodson Road Overland, MO 63114 314-447-0725

    Jan 23, 2014 | 17 min
    Jade Harrell with Guinness World Record holder as The World’s Oldest Performing Female BodyBuilder, Ernestine “Ernie” Shepherd, at age 77, is a personal trainer, a professional model, a competitive bodybuilder and happier and more fulfilled than she’s ever been in her life. How did Ernestine transform herself from an average middle-aged woman to bodybuilding diva? Her story is as powerful as her bench press. Her love and wisdom will help you press harder, too.

    Jan 5, 2014 | 12 min
    Grab a notepad...Today we learn about an innovative, artistic way to take break the cycle of domestic violence. In the classroom with Jade Harrell is Chi Mathias shares her powerful story of triumph, her fight back for our children and her song to close the class will blow you away!!! acapella amazing
  • LGi2 Tina Grimes Amazing Grandmother CEO

    Jan 5, 2014 | 17 min
    Grab a notepad...Today we learn valueable life lessons that transcend time and space from the wise, elegant and outstanding Elmer Bazile Thomas, "Grandmother CEO". In the classroom wit Jade Harrell today is Tina Grimes, Founder and President of Success Academy, LLC, and author of this powerful and touching book. 12 Life Lessons and a glimpse into the life of this amazing eighty-five year old woman will inspire you to be your best, to do your best and to live your very best. Laugh, cry, reminisce and reflect in this conversation with "Mommy". Then take time to evaluate your own life and realize how not to simply exist but LIVE!

    Jan 5, 2014 | 15 min
    Grab a notepad...Today Jade Harrell shares and exclusive sneak peak of an all new Let's Get It! Together special series, "Spiritually Spoken". Spoken word and poetry which glorifies God and builds the Kingdom. On fire for GOD!

    Jan 5, 2014 | 18 min
    Grab a notepad...In the classroom today is Vickie Calmese with Jade Harrell. Vickie Calmese known professionally as Mz. Vickie is a Registered Nurse with 30+ years as a healthcare specialist. ​Mz. Vickie is widely known for her energetic, inspirational, motivating and hilarious style of speaking. She has addressed a variety of audiences from Faith-based Organizations to Healthcare Associations. Originally from East St. Louis, IL (where a sense of humor is a tool of survival) she draws on her healthcare knowledge and life experiences to give her a unique perspective of creativity and humor. Her passion and commitment to improving health through knowledge and humor has directed her to create H...
  • LGi2 Dr Roberts Little Rock Nine part 2

    Jan 5, 2014 | 16 min
    Grab a notepad...Today we continue our conversation with Jade Harrell and Dr. Terrance Roberts, one of the "Little Rock Nine". The Little Rock Nine were the nine African-American students involved in the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School. Their entrance into the school in 1957 sparked a nationwide crisis when Arkansas governor Orval Faubus, in defiance of a federal court order, called out the Arkansas National Guard to prevent the Nine from entering. President Dwight D. Eisenhower responded by federalizing the National Guard and sending in units of the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division to escort the Nine into the school on September 25, 1957. The military presence remained f...
  • LGi2 Dr Roberts Little Rock Nine pt 1

    Jan 5, 2014 | 16 min
    Grab a notepad...Today we have a heart-to-heart sit down talk about our history with a man to help shape it as we know it today. Jade Harrell in a conversation with Dr. Terrance Roberts, one of the "Little Rock Nine". A group of children who were the first to integrate Central HS after Supreme Court Decision Brown v. BOE.