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Mind Devs Podcasts mission: to creatively empower through education & mentorship; exploring & seeking wisdom from the minds of authors, entrepreneurs, and creators of the world. We share, discuss, and reflect on impactful ideas to improve your professional development and growth with new mentors. Developing the mind one experience at a time!
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Ep. 21 The Entrepreneur Advantage with Elizabeth Miner | DevNations: MindDevs Podcast
Hi DevNations, today we are joined by author, paralegal, and entrepreneur Elizabeth Miner. She teaches us the emotional ingredients every human can utilize to get more done and feel more fulfilled with the entrepreneur advantage. Elizabeth is hell-bent on challenging the notion you are stuck where you are. She has spent her lifetime turning the obstacles and the experiences of her life into an established process to prove that you too can have the life of your dreams. From taking a year of her retirement in her 30’s when she moved abroad to an island, to leaving the standard 9-5 at one of the most iconic companies in the world for a life on tropical beaches running her own business. Elizabeth is an unconventional success and the force you’ve been looking for to help you accomplish your goals and set you on the path to your dream life. Elizabeth spent 20+ years in the legal field working in specialties from Supreme Court litigation to multinational corporations. She has accrued an extensive education studying the greats from Tony Robbins (yes, she is a Firewalker), Steven Covey, Jim Rohn, Les Brown, Wayne Dyer, Darren Hardy and so many other masters in personal development and productivity. Combining her legal background, personal studies and acquired wisdom by taking unconventional paths to arrive at her desired destination, she founded Thrive This Day™. She now helps others to act on their inspired ideas and take steps towards making their dreams a reality. As an Executive Coach, Speaker, Author & Goal Achievement Specialist, Elizabeth works with both groups and individuals around the world creating pathways and developing actionable plans to make anything her clients dream a reality.
February 01, 2022
DevNations: Favorite Friday Ep.1 with Emiliano Sigales from The Reader Lounge
Todays episode is an audio experience from our DevNations: Favorite Friday segment with Emiliano Sigales from The Reader Lounge. DevNations: Favorite Friday is a segment where we talk with members of the learning community their top 3 favorite books, why those books have had an impact on them, and what they took away from each.   DevNations: Links The Reader Lounge Links: Instagram: TheReaderLoungeIG YouTube: TheReaderLoungeYT PerezTheDev Links: LinkedIn: Instagram: Website:
January 20, 2022
How to Build Your LinkedIn Profile & Brand Strategy with Dr. Natalia Wiechowski LinkedIn Unicorn & ThinkNatalia | Ep. 20 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Learn how to build your LinkedIn profile today with the LinkedIn Unicorn, Dr. Natalia Wiechowski from ThinkNatalia. Dr. Nat is a LinkedIn strategy expert who built her craft of brand strategy on LinkedIn through years of building a brand herself. Now she helps others expand their network and save time by educating others what works on LinkedIn to build your own community! Dr. Natalia Wiechowski links: LinkedIn: Instagram: Website: PerezTheDev: Instagram: Website: How to Build Your LinkedIn Profile & Brand Strategy with Dr. Natalia Wiechowski The LinkedIn Unicorn & ThinkNatalia | Ep. 20 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
December 31, 2021
Become a More Transformative Communicator & Storyteller with Carmine Gallo | Ep. 19 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Hello DevNations, today we are joined by Carmine Gallo. Carmine is a communications coach for the world's most admired brands like Cisco, Coca-Cola, Pfizer, and many others as well as bestselling author of The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs & Talk like Ted. Today we discuss the importance of effective communication, storytelling, and how you can become a more persuasive communicator to convey ideas & tell better stories. "Your ideas are the currency of the 21st century. You're only as successful as your ability to communicate your ideas persuasively." - Carmine Gallo "Storytelling is the most underrated skill." - Carmine Gallo Questions Asked: What are the 3 fundamental laws of persuasive communication to better convey our idea to others? What are the key frameworks to being an effective storyteller? Who are your favorite leaders past/present & favorite history books that have had an impact on your life? What are you learning now? What are the most important values for a leader? What advice would you give your 25 year old self? Why? Carmine Gallo Info: Website: Instagram: LinkedIn: Twitter: PerezTheDev: Instagram: Website: YouTube: Become a More Transformative Communicator & Storyteller with Carmine Gallo | Ep. 19 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast Timestamps:  Intro (About Carmine Gallo): 0:00-0:33 Intro Song: 0:33-0:40 Intro: 0:40-1:12 How can we use the three fundamental laws of communication for better communication? 1:12-3:45 What are some key components to be a good story teller? 3:45-10:38 What is the second Key to storytelling?10:38-11:58 What is the rule of thirds? 11:58-14:38 What are the main gestures that may help with communicating? 14:38-18:57 Who are your favorite leaders and what history books have you enjoyed? 18:57-23:09 What has been the leadership book that has had the biggest impact on you? 23:09-24:19 What are the most important values of a leader? 24:19-27:48 What advice would you give your 25 year old self? 27:48-30:05 Outro 30:05-30:26
December 02, 2021
From Individual to Empire with Brand Matrix Strategist Laura Bull | Ep. 18 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
In this episode of the DevNations: MindDevs Podcast we speak with brand strategy master Laura Bull on how to build our brand in order to be sustainable and impactful for the world. She shares how to grow our personal brands through a blend of the brand matrix, stories, psychology, and values. This episode is great to learn what the brand matrix is, the origination of a brand, the 5 P's of Successful Influencers and more! About Laura Bull: Laura Bull is a bestselling author and brand strategist who specializes in transforming people into competitive and sustainable business brands. Early on in her career, Laura spent ten years with Sony Music Entertainment, becoming one of the company's youngest executives at the age of twenty-eight. During her tenure, she spearheaded artist development and marketing for globally recognized brands including Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, and Johnny Cash among hundreds of other artists from Arista, RCA, Columbia, Epic, and Monument records. A veteran of the music industry, she has served for more than a decade on the National Advisory Board for Musician's On Call. ​ Now an Amazon bestselling author in both Direct Marketing and Marketing for Small Business categories, From Individual to Empire: A Guide to Building an Authentic and Powerful Brand offers insurmountable knowledge to teach others what it takes to become a powerful "influencer." Everyone in the marketing arena keeps discussing the power of influencers, but no one is discussing how an influencer becomes powerful. Now she redefines the term “influencer” by expanding its scope offline, highlights positive psychology principles in terms of branding, and reveals the proprietary Brand Matrix that gives entrepreneurs step by step directions to discover their own authentic and competitive brand. ​ ​A consultant and speaker, Bull has been an adjunct professor for six years teaching disciplines in marketing and music business at multiple colleges and universities including SMU's Temerlin Advertising Institute. She has a BBA from Belmont University’s Mike Curb School of Music Business and a Master of Liberal Studies from Southern Methodist University. From Individual to Empire with Brand Matrix Strategist Laura Bull | Ep. 18 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
November 03, 2021
Master Your Memory with Dave Farrow | Ep. 17 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Hello DevNations, in this episode we learn how to improve and master our own memory with Dave Farrow. He shares with us techniques we can use today to improve our memory recall and learning.  Listed twice in the Guinness Book of Records for Greatest Memory, he is first and foremost an entrepreneur who mastered PR to promote his own business, Farrow Communications. Follow Dave Farrow on Facebook: Twitter: LinkedIn: ————————————  Follow Me (@PerezTheDev) On ———————————— Instagram: Website: YouTube: Timestamps:  Intro: 0:00-0:43 Explain your background and what made you want to improve your brain 0:43-5:28 What was the process like of transitioning into building your memory? 5:28-13:40 What are focus bursts? 13:40-20:52 What other techniques can people start implementing today? 20:52-36:24 Sales and PR: 36:24-36:37 What was the biggest lesson you learned during your sales and marketing time? 36:37-42:00 What has helped you on your communication journey? 42:00-43:47 What are you currently learning now? 43:47-45:06 What are some resources that have helped you throughout your life? 45:06-47:28 What are some books that have had a deep impact on your life? 47:28-49:34 What advice would you give your 25-year old self? 49:34-51:58 Where can people reach out to you? 51:58-53:18 Outro 53:18-end
October 21, 2021
ReInvent the Way You Work & Change the Future with Jonas Altman | Ep. 16 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
ReInvent the Way You Work & Change the Future with Jonas Altman | DevNations Mind Devs Podcast Ep. 16 Self-empowering through accessible mentorship & personal enrichment for all! Join the DevNations community today!  Website: Instagram: Support Us: BookDevs IG (@BookDevs): DevNations IG (@DevNations):
October 13, 2021
Hunger to Action with Amanda Gonzalez | Ep. 15 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Today we speak with Amanda Gonzalez, founder of Hunger to Action: a community of students passionate about fighting hunger and food insecurity on college campuses around the world. Instagram:
September 15, 2021
Quantum Marketing with Mastercard CMO Raja Rajamannar | Ep. 14 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Hello DevNations, in todays Mind Devs episode we talk with the Chief Marketing & Communications Officer of Mastercard Raja Rajamannar on Quantum Marketing. This is the new age of marketing for the future. Raja Rajamannar Social Media: LinkedIn: Instagram:
September 01, 2021
How Incredibly Successful People Think with Ryan Perez | Ep. 13 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Hello DevNations, welcome to another Mind Dives episode, a segment where we dive into a concept, quote, or ponder an idea to learn, grow, and evolve. Today we look at how successful people think in order to help us with our daily goals and struggles. Time stamps:  Intro: 0:30-1:06 Difference between successful and unsuccessful - How we respond  1:06-6:03 2 ways to think about how we respond How am I responding to my life’s problems? 1:18-2:28 How am I responding to new situations in my life? 2:28-6:03 Outro 5:03-6:12 Ryan Perez / @PerezTheDev
August 24, 2021
Transforming Stress into Strength with Matt Dewar | Ep. 12 DevNations: Mind Devs Podcast
Hello DevNations, today we speak with Dr. Matt Dewar. We discussed stress, anxiety, and techniques to balance them in every day life.   Intro: 0:30-1:02  What is your personal experience with stress/anxiety? 1:02-3:09  What came across your path that made you interested in new books? 3:09-7:32  What is your definition of stress & key factors of life that cause it? 7:32-12:14 What is the importance of emotional intelligence in stress?   12:14-19:19 Why should people check out your book? 19:19-20:16 When you feel stressed, can it be a good thing to help with energy? 20:16-24:18 What is the difference between stress and anxiety? 24:18-27:35 Are there any exercises to help calm someone down? 27:35-36:33 What are some resources that helped with your emotional intelligence? And what helped you get over social anxiety? 36:33-43:24 What is your favorite sport to play? 43:24-44:40 What are you currently learning now? 44:40-51:48 Where can people reach out to you? 51:48-52:16 How can I bring value to you? 52:16-53:10
August 18, 2021
The 5 Laws of Stratospheric Success | The Go-Giver with Bob Burg | Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #11
Welcome to the Mind Devs Podcast! Today we are joined by Bob Burg. Bob is a keynote speaker and author helping people and businesses create impact and value into the world. He is best known for his books "Endless referrals" and his business parable "The Go-Giver", coauthored with John David Mann. We take a look at the Five Laws of Stratospheric Success: The Laws of Value, Compensation, Influence, Authenticity and Receptivity. These laws can be used to bring more impact and value into your life! Time Stamps:  Intro: 0:30-0:36 What is a go-giver? 0:36-1:58 What compelled you to write this book? 1:58-7:34 How would you balance the intention of giving and not being taken advantage of 7:34-11:20 5 Law of Stratospheric Success   11:20-22:47 How would you advise someone to identify authentic values? 18:00-21:18 What books have had the deepest impact on you? 21:18-24:29 What are you currently learning now? 24:29-26:25 How can I add value to you? 26:25-27:23 Where can people reach out to you? 27:23-28:09
August 11, 2021
Elevating the Evolution of Humanity & Life Unknown with Kartikeya Ladha | Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #10
Welcome to the Mind Devs Podcast, where we sit down with mentors of the world to learn and connect; growing and evolving in the process. Our mission is to creatively empower the world through education & connection. Today we are joined by Kartikeya Ladha, an author and explorer to discuss his thoughts on ego & greed, how to face judgement, his wonderful idea on how we can elevate the evolution of humanity, and more! Kartikeya's Instagram:
August 04, 2021
FEAR. | PerezTheDev Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #9
Today we discuss what I think is the biggest fear in the world. We also introduce a new segment called Mind Dives; diving into quotes, concepts, and ideas to learn, grow, and evolve together.  Timestamps Intro: 0:00-1:25 Quote from Kartakaya Book: 1:25-2:50 Kendrick Lamar’s Perspective on Fear: 2:50-5:34 Kartakaya’s Perspective on Judgement: 5:34-6:30 Life is like a battlefield: 6:30-7:17 Kendrick Lamar on fear of losing creativity: 7:17-8:00 Kendrick Lamar’s fear on missing the moments: 8:00-8:54 Kendrick Lamar’s fear on pride: 8:54-9:15 Kartakaya’s fear can influence you: 9:15-9:34 Ryan’s perspective on overcoming fear and judgement: 9:34-13:58
July 13, 2021
The Power of Giving Away Power with Matthew Barzun | Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #8
In this video you will learn about connection, vulnerability, and interdependence from businessman, ambassador, and author Matthew Barzun. We discuss how to create new power, the key component to building a team, and more! Our Mission: To creatively empower the world through education and connection. #DevNation Timestamps for important topics: Intro: 0:30-1:40 What is the ‘Power of Giving Away Power’ and where did the idea come from? 1:40-3:39 How can you create new power? 3:39-11:18 Relationships and special relationships: 11:18-19:37 How can a leader create connection within a group? 19:37 - 22:06 Importance of connection and other people: 22:06-24:31 How does your thinking of the constellation mindset relate to the world? 24:31-30:16 What is interdependence and why is it crucial to building a team? 30:16-35:00 Why do you think it crucial to embrace the idea of interdependence? 35:00-37:36 What were your experience with the campaign with Barack Obama and how did you implement the constellation mindset to change the political fundraising? 37:36-47:44 Pretending is exhausting 47:44-50:37 How can one steer away from pretending and embrace being genuine? 50:37-54:37 What are you currently learning now? 54:37-55:53 How can I better serve you? 55:53-56:12
July 07, 2021
Empower Your WEIRD and Grow Your Mindfulness with Shelley Brown | Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #7
Hello DevNation, today we speak with Shelley Brown, learning how to embrace our own WEIRD, be a little more mindful and live life with more gratitude! Timestamps:  Intro: 0:00-1:15 What does mindfulness mean to you? 1:15-3:30 How to practice mindfulness? 3:30-9:50 What is the meaning of beginner's mind? 9:50-11:00 Difference between joy and happiness? 11:55- 13:32 What was the process of finding gratitude/happiness after a difficult change in your identity? 13:32-19:00 What were some techniques from the mindfulness based stress reduction program that helped you? 19:00-21:05 What does identity mean to you? 21:42-23:55 What does ‘WEIRD’ mean to you? 23:55-30:40 Humaning 30:40-31:33 How to help avoid judging yourself and others? 31:33-36:15 WEIRD acronym - 32:20-35:35 Welcome, Engaging, Integrate, Risk, Dynamic Why are we so resistant to change or dynamicness? 36:15-38:57 “Life is Suffering” 38:57-43:21 What books do you recommend? 43:21-44:35 Key lesson in the corporate leadership world? 44:35-45:58 What are you learning now? 45:58-47:49 How can I bring value to you? 47:49-48:25 Where to find/reach out to Shelley? 48:25-49:25
June 30, 2021
Super Learning Secrets with Howard Berg | Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #6
Today we learn the many different secrets to learning with Howard Stephen Berg. Howard “Speedy” Berg has been recognized for setting the world record for speed reading. He is listed in the 1990 Guinness Book of World Records for reading more than 25,000 words a minute and writing more than 100 words a minute. Howard is a graduate of S.U.N.Y, Binghamton where he majored in Biology and then completed a four year psychology program in one year. His graduate studies at several New York City colleges, focused on the Psychology of Reading. Howard is the Spokesperson for the Sony E-Reader along with Justin Timberlake, Peyton Manning, and Amy Sedaris. Howard has appeared on over 1,100 radio and television programs including Neil Cavuto, Jon Stewart, and Live With Regis. His brain-based learning strategies have been hailed as a major breakthrough in publications like Forbes FYI, Selling, Men’s Health, Red Book, and Bottom Line Magazine, and have been featured in dozens of newspaper interviews throughout North America. Learn More about Howard Berg's Course at: If you enjoy todays episode please, leave a review and share what you learned, and what you loved! Make sure to connect with us on Instagram and YouTube (@minddevs) for more life-changing content!
June 23, 2021
The Challenges of Podcasting Pt. 2 | Blake Gann Peace with The Process | Mind Devs Ep. #5
Today we speak with Blake Gann creator of "Peace with The Process". Blake is a husband, father, and creative entrepreneur building Peace with The Process Podcast. We go ahead and discuss the wonderful world of podcasting; both the challenges and the fun that come with creating a podcast. Peace With The Process  Part 1: Website: Facebook: Instagram:
June 16, 2021
Unleash Your Swagger and Become Everything You Are with Leslie Ehm - Mind Devs Podcast Ep. #4
Hello DevNation, today we sit down with Leslie Ehm. 
June 09, 2021
Who is Mr. Jenson? | How The Music Industry Prepares Entrepreneurs with Clint Pulver "I Love It Here!" | Mind Devs Ep. #3
In todays episode of the Mind Devs Podcast we’ll be taking a look at what is a Mr. Jensen?, how to handle being in a toxic work environment, lessons we have both learned in percussion & the music industry that have directly translated to the world of business & entrepreneurship, and more! If you want to learn more about Clint Pulver, here are his links below: Website: LinkedIn: Instagram: ( @clintpulver) YouTube Channel:
June 02, 2021
Black Sheep Values with Brant Menswar: Finding Balance Between F* Word and Values | Mind Devs Ep. #2
In todays Mind Dev Experience, I interview Brant Menswar discussing ideas and concepts from his book "Black Sheep". You can expect find learn how to make your own black sheep values, finding balance between your feelings and values, and more! If you enjoy, please let us know by leaving a review and following the The Mind Dev Podcast! Connect with Brant Menswar: Instagram: Brant's Book, Black Sheep: Connect with the DevNation community on Instagram, TikTok, and Facebook!   BookDevs: FinancialDevs: Our mission at BookDevs is to creatively empower others through wisdom & kindness; sharing ideas, concepts, and quotes from books to help provide free education by self education. We believe that self education is the optimal way to learn!
May 12, 2021
Embracing Fear & Intentional Days with Evan Carmichael | Mind Devs Ep. #1
Today I talk with Evan Carmichael discussing how fear and failure has shaped our lives, what has been Evan's most embarrassing interview, as well as what question or idea he asks himself every morning before starting the day with intention and meaning. I truly hope you guys gain value from this episode and look forward to seeing you on the next one.
January 21, 2021