Do you have the courage to pursue your passion? Today’s guest did! Tune in to find out exactly what that journey looked like for her! Welcome to episode 16 of The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! Our special guest is Suzie Durigon, Founder/Curator of JustCrumbs. Suzie is a chef, kitchen coach, blogger, author and creator of the #BakeItForwardProject. Today we talk all about the meaning of food, finding your passion and having th... Read more
Are you thinking of starting a team? Currently managing people and experiencing challenges? Welcome to Episode 15 of The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! Today’s guest is Victoria Theriault, Founder of DISCover What Works. As a certified DISC, Tique and GIA Analyst, as well a certified Team Facilitator, Victoria specializes in building leaders and teams through job profiling, communication and the application of DISC analysis. ... Read more
Welcome to Episode 14 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! How effectively do you use your time? Todays episode is recorded from my car! It's casual, unscripted, and the highlights and lessons of my recent week. Today we chat about knowing your "why", personal branding, communication and giving back. I also dive into a bit of a rant on authenticity and social media. Tune in and let me know what you think!
Welcome to episode 13 of The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! Today's special guest is Kevin Cochrane, Co-Founder of Enriched Academy. A Dragon's Den success story - Kevin shares his expertise and experience with money management. Financial literacy is important no matter where you are in your entrepreneurial journey. And, it is more than just making money and saving money! Tune in and enjoy a candid conversation, deliv... Read more
Welcome to episode 12 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a famous musician? Today's guest, Tom Wilson went from school drop out to musician to music agent to real estate What do all of these have in common? Tune in to the interview as author Tom Wilson and I talk about his memories as a famous Canadian musician, how he went from nothing to fame and success, and the less... Read more
Have you ever noticed that some people are easier to talk with than others? Have you ever been in a situation where someone totally misunderstands you? Have you ever wondered what you can do to help create more positive and effective interactions with clients, colleagues and friends? Understanding your personality style and how this affects your communication style, is one the best places to start! Different personalities have d... Read more
Welcome to episode 10 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! Today's guest is Desiree Tomanelli, a Realtor in the Toronto area who openly shares her experience with going from a career in teaching, to finding her niche in real estate. Desiree describes herself as an "open book" and shares about the challenges she faced and what she did to overcome them. Desiree provides a fresh perspective on what its like to start i... Read more
Welcome to episode 9 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast! Today I'm going to share 7 business lessons that most people learn when it's too late! We all have unique experiences and beliefs that shape our definition of success. Maybe you were told to "keep your nose to the ground and stay focused on your work". Maybe you were told to "aim high and reach for the stars". Maybe you believe that success only... Read more
Welcome to episode 8 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast. One Size doesn't fit all! At least not when it comes to marketing! Your business needs customers, and your ability to attract them is key! But, how do you get the attention of your target clients, cut through the noise and get them to raise their hand and identify themselves? One of the biggest traps people fall into is thinking that EVERYONE is their target clie... Read more
Welcome to episode 7 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast and today you are in for a treat! Today's guest is Vivian Risi, President of one of the largest independently owned Real Estate Firms in Canada, and author of "Yes You Can - it all starts with you!" (.... and who also happens to be my mom!) Join our conversation as she shares the inspiration behind her new book, and why she believes that each and every one of ... Read more
Welcome to episode 6 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast. I'm back from a wonderful trip with my daughter, and to be honest, I'm finding it hard to get my head back in the game again! Have you ever been there? Where you've taken time away from your business for a holiday? Or maybe you were just knocked off your game due to stress? This episode shares 4 actionable and easy ways you can regain your motivation and r... Read more
Welcome to episode 5 of the Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast. Today we are talking all about Time Blocking and how to stay productive even when you are taking some time off.... like when the beautiful summer weather hits! One of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs face is with time management. It is so easy to procrastinate when fun is on the horizon! When the summer weather hits, we long to be at the cottage, sitting outside, or... Read more
Do you struggle with finding balance in your life? I have a secret to share. It doesn't actually exist! In this episode, I share with you a new mindset and practice to work towards, called Work-Life Harmony. Get rid of guilt, learn to be present and truly enjoy the life and business you are creating! To learn more, listen to the podcast. Show notes and Free Work-Life Harmony Guide can be found at www.michellerisi.com/epi... Read more
Have you ever wondered what your purpose is? What you are meant to be doing and creating in your life and in your business? This episode covers 5 key questions that will help you uncover your passions to help you create a business and life you love. Please visit www.michellerisi.com/episode3 for show notes.
Are you ready to create a business and life you love? Then this podcast episode is for you! Whether you are at the beginning stages and only just thinking of ideas for your business, or are already in the midst of creating and launching your business - this roadmap is a game changer! There are many activities that are involved in creating and launching a business and I've simplified these into 5 key steps! This roadmap wi... Read more
Episode 1 of The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Podcast Are you an entrepreneur, aspiring entrepreneur or simply just someone looking to create a business and life they love? Then this podcast is for you! I'm all about learning and teaching, which means, if there is something that impacts our businesses and our lives, its on the table for discussion! No fluff here! Get ready to learn, ask questions and to get excited about the opp... Read more