Blaze Your Own Trail with Jordan Mendoza

Blaze Your Own Trail with Jordan Mendoza

By Jordan Mendoza
In this podcast I interview people from around the world who have blazed their own trail in business and life.

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Episode 17: From Humble Beginnings To The 1% Life With Sam Bakhtiar
In this episode with Sam we discuss: His early years in Iran His humble beginning in the states Moving to L.A. Starting his business after grad school 3 tips to help you start a business What he's up to next Connect with Sam: Website: https://sambakhtiar.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sambakhtiar/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OfficialSamBakhtiar/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_z9K2VaB3DNBxxyzkoIIjw/featured One Percenter Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/one-percenter-podcast/id1457883099 Follow us on IG for clips, behind the scenes content and more! https://www.instagram.com/jordanjmendoza/
48:17
March 27, 2020
Episode: 16: Using Storytelling To Amplify Your Brand With Rich Cardona
Thanks so much for listening! In this episode we discussed: Rich in his early years His time in the Marine Corps How his company got started What his Podcast, The Leadership Locker, is all about And much more!! Connect with Rich here: Website: https://richcardonamedia.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/richardcardona/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/richcardonamedia/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/RichCardona Twitter: https://twitter.com/cardonamedia Rich's Podcast: https://richcardonamedia.com/podcast/ Follow our IG for clips and behind the scenes content: https://www.instagram.com/jordanjmendoza/ Don't forget to subscribe and rate/review the show on itunes!!
58:21
March 23, 2020
Episode 15: From Lemonade Stands to The Lemonade Life With Zack Friedman
In this episode we talk about: Where Zack grew up. What High School was like. Where he went to Colllege. Zack's entrepreneurial  spirit And much more!! His book, The Lemonade Life. Available here:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/140021159X/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_zs2CEbZZ4FFK5 Connect with Zack: Website: https://www.makelemonade.co/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zackfriedman/ Thanks so much for listening! Make sure to follow us on Instagram for sneak peeks and other podcast content: https://www.instagram.com/jordanjmendoza/
47:23
March 20, 2020
Episode 14: An Entrepreneurs Journey With Jesse Todisco
In this episode Jesse & I discuss: His upbringing in Boston How he has had an entrepreneurial spirit from a young age.  Some trials he went through   How he got into finance   And what he’s up to now. Connect with Jesse: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessetee/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jesse_tee/ Website: https://46and2wealthpartners.com/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHVlX9V5wzTQCZl1QXEw16w/videos?view_as=subscriber
33:46
March 16, 2020
Episode 13: From Curious to Career Consultant With Kristin Sherry
In the episode we talk about: Kristin in her early years How she got into business How she came up with YouMap Her books What she's up to next Get in touch with Kristin: Website: https://www.myyoumap.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristinsherry/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careerkristin/ One-on-one YouMap Consultation with Kristin: https://www.myyoumap.com/schedule-one-on-one
32:03
March 9, 2020
Episode 12: Becoming "Mr. Biz" With Ken Wentworth
In this episode you'll learn: Ken's corporate journey. How he jumped into entrepreneurship How sports translates to business What he is up to now Connect with Ken "Mr. Biz" Wentworth: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ken-mr-biz%E2%80%8B-wentworth/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MrBizSolutions/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mrbizsolutions/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/mrbiztweets Website: https://www.mrbizsolutions.com/
44:11
March 3, 2020
Episode 11: From Track Star To The NFL & Beyond With JJ Birden
In this episode we talk about: Where JJ grew up His early years A pivotal moment His College & NFL success What he's up to now Get in touch with JJ here: Website: https://www.jjbirden.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jjbirden/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jjbirdenonline/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jjbirden/
43:30
February 25, 2020
Episode 10: A Start Up Journey With Dan Mott
In this episode Dan talks about his entrepreneurship journey and what he does. Connect with Dan: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dan-mott/ Website: https://www.six3media.com/ LinkedIn Company Page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/six3media/ Million:One Newsletter: https://www.six3media.com/newsletter Million:One Podcast: https://anchor.fm/million-one
44:32
February 24, 2020
Episode 9: Sports, Sales and Entrepreneurship With Ronnell Richards
In this episode we talk about: Sports How sports translates to business Entrepreneurship  What Ronnell does How to reach him Connect with Ronnell: Website: http://www.ronnellrichards.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ronnellrichards/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/imabusiness.man/
34:26
February 17, 2020
Episode 8: Success, Failure & 3 Pivots With David Meltzer
In this episode we talk about:  David's early success  Bouncing back from losing it all  3 Pivots  His mission to be of service to others  Connect with David here:  Website: www.dmeltzer.com  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidmeltzer/  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/davidmeltzer11/ Twitter: @davidmeltzer  LInkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/davidmeltzer2/  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCflt1OopRWIApMOjVgZyJ6Q
18:52
February 14, 2020
Episode 7: Public Speaking Success With Joshua Schulman
In this episode, you'll learn about: What Joshua does His impressive schedule Who inspires him How he might be able to help you SCi Website: www.getcoachingfromsci.com Connect with Joshua on Linkedin: http://linkedin.com/in/schulmanjoshua Connect with Joshua on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SchulmanCommInteractive/ Connect with Joshua on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joshuaschulman/
49:35
February 10, 2020
Episode 6: From Serving His Country To Serving Time To Serving Others With Jay Elias
In this episode we discuss: Jay's early years His time in the military A major event that happened after his service What he's up to now You can get in touch with Jay here: www.evolutionartstudio.com https://www.facebook.com/metalhealthproject/ https://www.facebook.com/555Arts/ https://www.facebook.com/jay.elias.9041 www.bunkerlabs.org
33:18
February 4, 2020
Episode 5: After Orange Slices With Bridget Case
Bridget Case is a former NCAA Cheerleader for the University Of Oregon & L.A. Chargers. After a number of years in the corporate journalism world, she now hosts a Podcast called After Orange Slices where she interviews current & former athletes, celebrity's and other people involved in the world of sports. In this episode with Bridget, we talk about: Sports Podcasting Mental Health And what has changed since starting her show Connect with Bridget on all of her social platforms here: shor.by/afterorangeslices Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe, follow, download, share rate & review depending on the platform.
39:49
January 27, 2020
Episode 4: From Tech to Fitness with Nelson Toriano
In this episode we discuss: Nelson's transition from tech to fitness Realizing that there was more out there Family inspiration Nelson's book, " For The Fit But Poor Personal Trainer: A Guide To Train Money, Not Muscle To Grow Link to Nelson's Book: https://www.amazon.com/Fit-but-Poor-Personal-Trainer-ebook/dp/B07WHFD19T Connect With Nelson: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/coachnellytoriano/?hl=en Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nelsonetoriano/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nelson.e.toriano Website: https://coachnellytoriano.com/ Coach Nelly Toriano was created to be a resource for personal trainers to supplement the available resources on sales and marketing. His debut book goes into detail taxes, inflation, and costs of goods sold. Most importantly, these complicated concepts are explained in fitness language. That way, the translation makes the important topic approachable and comprehensible. 
43:18
January 20, 2020
Episode 3: Life After The Gridiron with Marques Ogden
In this episode, Marques talks about: The NFL Teams & Coaches he played for. What he did after a career ending injury. How his first business failed. What his pivotal moment was. What he is up to now. Growing up in a single parent home with a father that inspired perseverance and fairness, Marques Ogden learned how to define his values and set goals. Ogden attended Howard University from 1998-2002 where he played Division I football. He then followed his dream and his brother Jonathan’s footsteps, eventually getting drafted into the NFL in 2003. Overall, he played for 5 years as an offensive lineman with the Titans, Bills, Ravens and Jaguars. Even during the off season, Ogden helped train football players in Europe, both physically and mentally. Website: https://marquesogden.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marquesogden/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MarquesOgdenSpeaker/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marquesogden/
30:53
January 13, 2020
Episode 2: Fear Is A Green Light That Means Go With Heather Monahan
In this episode I had the pleasure of interviewing Heather Monahan. Heather Monahan is a best-selling author, keynote speaker, entrepreneur and founder of Boss In Heels. Having successfully climbed the corporate ladder for nearly 20 years, Heather Monahan is one of the few women to break the glass ceiling and claim her spot in the C-suite. As a Chief Revenue Officer in Media, Heather Monahan is a Glass Ceiling Award winner, named one of the most Influential Women in Radio in 2017 and Thrive Global named her a Limit Breaking Female Founder in 2018. Heather’s new book Confidence Creator shot to #1 on Amazon’s Business Biographies and Business Motivation lists the first week it debuted on Amazon. Heather is a confidence expert and is currently working with Fortune 500 companies and professional sports to develop confidence in the workplace and on the court. She’s also a member of Florida International University’s Advisory Council to further serve as a mentor and leader in the South Florida Community.  Heather and her son Dylan reside in Miami. Connect with Heather! Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/theheathermonahan/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/heathermonahan/?hl=en Twitter: @_heathermonohan TedxTalk: https://youtu.be/rZtAJxvgGYw
40:29
January 1, 2020
Episode 1: From 1.5 Pound Miracle Baby To CEO With Brian Schulman
I had the pleasure of interviewing Brian Schulman, Founder & CEO of Voice Your Vibe. In this episode, Brian touches on how it was a battle just to survive after being born, dealing with a neurological condition and some insights into what he does for his company. Founder and CEO of Voice Your Vibe, Forbes featured entrepreneur, LinkedIn Local San Diego Founder and Host, 2018 Linkedin Top Voice, one of the leading experts in the world on Linkedin, having spent every day for the last 15 years on the platform and known as The Godfather of LinkedInVideo, Brian is an inspirational content creator. Brian's mission for his content on LinkedIn is to simply change the life of one person a day and it would be an understatement to say he's achieved his goal. He's a mentor to many around the world, advisor to some of the biggest brands in the US and a friend to all who know him.  Brian can be reached here: linkedin.com/in/brianschulman linkedin.com/company/voiceyourvibe calendly.com/voiceyourvibe linkedinmasterclass.thinkific.com Thanks for listening!!
53:29
January 1, 2020
Introduction
In this clip I share why I started the podcast, what it’s about and the reason behind the name.
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December 31, 2019