The Golden Key with Alex Cardona

The Golden Key with Alex Cardona

This show focuses on the "why's" of being an entrepreneur. With an eye on the bigger picture and another on the here and now, Alex will feature great guests who share their passions and purpose for why and how they succeed and stories of Faith and Perseverance.

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June 6, 2022 20 min

Being a practitioner and entrepreneur is a difficult thing to accomplish. Combining the back office management of a business with the integrity of patient care can become overwhelming. On today’s show we have Dr.Amy Siegler, owner of Limbtech coming to teach us how to be a medical entrepreneur. Amy is an Occupational Therapist and board certified orthotist who owns and operates LimbTech. LimbTech was started in 2019 to serve the cl...

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Being an entrepreneur is a difficult task to accomplish. It is even more difficult being both a write and entrepreneur. Susy Chandler, creator of the term Authorpreneruship comes on the show today to discuss the mindset of being both an entrepreneur and an Author. 

First published as a poet on the wall of her elementary school in 1988, #1 Bestselling author Susy Chandler has spent decades dashing poems in private. After major life c...

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May 23, 2022 21 min

On today’s Golden Key episode, we sit down with musical artist Virtuous for an understanding of her motivation and messages behind her music. Virtuous, whose birth name is Kia Rice, is a singer/ song- writer/ rapper born and raised in Salisbury NC, and residing in Asheville NC. The Mountain Xpress describes her music in this way “optimistic and danceable one minute, groovy and dripping with swag the next, and then roll you right in...

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May 16, 2022 19 min

Jiminy cricket was a consicions of the infamous Pinocchio. Oftentimes Jiminy would guide Pinocchio right from wrong as a doll so that when he became a real boy he would innately know what decision to make. Our consciousness is tied directly to our intuition. My mother always told me that intuition was that little voice in one’s head or the 6th sense. On today's episode we have Laura Haeh guiding us to listen to our inner self. ...

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The Golden Key is all about mindset in business and in personal growth. One of those key concepts in mindset is gratitude. Operating life from gratitude is a way to perceive life as an abundant blessing. On today’s show we have Jonathan Baurer, author of the guide to gratitude sharing his wisdom on creating a grateful life. Jonathan is  certified life coach, author, and entrepreneur based out of Asheville, North Carolina, is the co...

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Michael Hayes was born in Winston-Salem, NC and moved to Asheville in 1976 with his father, Elder John R. Hayes. He is a lifelong non-affiliated social activist who believes that the power is with and for the people. He resides in West Asheville with his wife and children. He is the Founder and Executive Director of Umoja Health, Wellness and Justice Collective which is a trauma-informed, resiliency-focused, culturally aligned peer...

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Being great takes getting Through the imposter syndrome telling yourself that you’ve arrived before you got there often leads to doubt fear and disbelief about prosperity on today’s  show Beth Schadler tells us it’s okay for greatness. 

Beth thinks Asheville area is one of the most beautiful, inspirational places She’s  experienced. She has lived here since 2003 with a few years hiatus to travel the worldlearning the ability to be a...

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Guest: Tommy Dennison, Director Of Membership Development at Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce

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On today’s episode of the Golden Key, we have our first music artist, Metro Rock! Metro Rock  is on the show today to discuss the value of patience and persistence and highlight his show coming April 1st at AVL Beauty Academy. 

From the mind and heart of Asheville, NC, USA-based DJ, Producer, and Multi-Instrumentalist Michael Kotzen comes Metro Rock. Having grown up listening to a wide variety of musical genres, and playing guitar a...

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Plugging into our potential means finding a way to holistically take care of our health. On todays show Dr. Whiteside, and Dr. Daniels owners of the plug chiropractic help us tap into our ultimate potential. 

Dr. Travis Whiteside and Dr. Chohnice Daniels, are the owners of and practitioners at The Plug: A Chiropractic Wellness Center. The Plug Chiropractic opened August 27th, 2021 and provides family wellness chiropractic including ...

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SPAD, an acronym that Mary O’Connor uses to describe Self Promotion Anxiety Disorder. This phenomenon is common amongst business owners and high presence of SPAD can lead to business doors closing. On Today’s show Mary guides us how to get out of our heads and into the game of life. 

Mary is the founder of Epic Mind Consulting, a coaching & training company that helps visionary entrepreneurs create profitable businesses.

Over the...

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Igniting ourselves is one of the hardest things to do because it takes us removing ourselves from who we were to become who we always envision to be on today show the golden key Jason Dangel tells us some keys to reignite oneself through fitness

Jason Dangel is the owner and operator of Reignite Fitness – an online fitness and nutrition coaching company that specializes in lifestyle and weight loss transformations as well as fitness...

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Taking time for oneself is often something we tend to ignore throughout the business of life. On today’s show we have world traveler and realtor Laura Uherka to discuss the value of taking time for oneself. 

After graduating high school in Oklahoma, Laura pursued a life of travel and adventure for twenty years before deciding to move back to Oklahoma to be with her family. Within two months, she met her now husband, Robert, while th...

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The common phrase mind you manners, really means mind your character. Too often we find ourselves discovering our character in following others, instead of looking inside for our own greatness. We often tend to listen to other’s judgements about what is cool and when we do we lose ourselves to other’s opinions. On today’s show Stephen Smith explains the value of owning your character and minding your character in all scenarios. 

Ste...

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Achieving next levels in life often starts with the mind before anything else. On today’s show we have Next Level Rehab. Next level rehab specializes in helping those who are victims of stroke achieve levels of proficiency in their lives through an exoskeleton, but anything that is accomplished in was formed in the mind first. Learn how to take yourself to the next level by hearing from Dr. Rober and Haley McCloskey! 

 Robert McClos...

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The Basics in any process is a mundane overlooked process in any system. But what separates the mediocre from the great is their relationship around doing the boring things also known as the fundamentals. Mastering the relationship around the fundamentals is difficult, but on today’s show we have someone who emphasizes fundamentals as a hobby. Meet Grandmaster Tony Morris, here to tell us how to change our relationship around our f...

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The last two years of living as a human on planet earth has been nothing but chaotic. Growing up in Florida we were used to storms, but every storm has its moment of tranquility. As we move in to the exciting opportunity of 2022, it is important that we learn to keep our mindset in alignment and our chi balanced. 

To help us start the new year right we brought in Dr. Christinia Velderman owner of Soulfire medicine. Dr. Christina Vel...

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December 17, 2021 24 min

Alex's End of Year Monologue

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December 10, 2021 14 min

As we wrap up season one of the Golden Key, our last guest is the amazing Chef Blue. Chef Blue is a mobile hibachi Chef who brings the experience of good food and great vibes to you! Today he is on our show talking about sharpening your knife. Every entrepreneur has a set of skills they need to master in the business, but in order for them to achieve higher levels having your skills assessable is more important. Today Chef blue tal...

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Guest: Jeremiah Robinson in the Entrepreneur in Residence at Mountain BizWorks and is also an educator and engineer.

Connect with him at LinkdIn

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