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What You CED

What You CED

By Caili Elwell
When it comes to a business, big or small, we are all trying to create the ultimate customer experience. At the end of the day it's all about what you said. Caili Elwell, of Caili Elwell Designs (CED), interviews small business owners who worked mainstream jobs all while having a dream. The one thing that makes them stand out? They took the leap and made that dream into a reality.
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Episode #19 - Klaudia Grady - The Enchanted Typewriter
Klaudia Grady is the published author of Magic & Mayhem: Volume One, The Dragon Deals the Cards and The Elf Steals the Cards. She is an excellent tarot card reader, a brand designer, storyteller and most importantly an amazing mom of three! I am very excited to share Klaudia's and my conversation on storytelling with you all, today. Enchanted Typewriter  Website: https://enchanted-typewriter.myshopify.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/enchantedtypewriter/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/enchantedtypewriter  For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe or follow wherever you listen!
42:16
October 26, 2020
Episode #18: MaryAnn Romano - Simple Creations Team Building LLC
MaryAnn Romano is the CEO of Simple Creations Team Building LLC.  MaryAnn has been a motivational speaking and business coach for years. Her last twelve years have been spent with co-creator and co-owner, Teresa Kelly, building and designing fun and interactive team building activities and events. Simple Creations Team Building LLC now offers 300 events for fortune 500 companies to choose from.  MaryAnn and Teresa travel all over the world delivering their incredible experiences to the top companies and their employees around the world.  I am so humbled and grateful to have MaryAnn on What You CED today.  Simple Creations Team Building LLC Website: https://www.simplecreate.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/simplecreate Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/scteambuilding/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/SCteambuilding  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/simple-creations-team-building-llc/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9745A5JDdQYrlojMXcWj6A For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe or follow wherever you listen!
1:06:08
October 19, 2020
Episode #17: Sam Nilsson - Mind Body Motherhood LLC
Sam Nilsson is the owner of Mind Body Motherhood LLC. Sam is a LCSW specializing in prenatal and postpartum support as well as pregnancy and infant loss and female body image difficulties.   Sam is such a great resource and I am grateful for her sharing her story and knowledge with everyone!  Mind Body Motherhood LLC Website: https://mindbodymotherhood.net/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MindbodymotherhoodLLC Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mindbodymotherhood_llc/ For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit  https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe or follow wherever you listen!
52:22
October 12, 2020
Episode #16: Claire Marchand & Keely Loizer - The Best Customer Experience
Claire Marchand is the owner of CS Marchand. Claire has been creating iconic portraits, head shots, and branding photographs for over five years.  Keely Lozier is the owner of KeelySTYLE. She is fashion influencer and wardrobe stylist specializes in dressing the average woman. Through relationships with photographers, local clothing and beauty businesses and her extensive artistic background Keely STYLE shows individuals of all shapes, sizes, and ages how to incorporate a doable and fashionable personal style into their everyday life. Each session is fully customized based on how you would like to be photographed. With coaching from not only Claire, but Keely,  as well as a top-notch hair & makeup artist, your photographs and experience will be absolutely inspiring.  These ladies are located in Norwich, Connecticut.  Claire Marchand Links CS Marchand Website: csmarchand.com Instagram: @csmarchand https://www.instagram.com/csmarchand/ Facebook:CS Marchand Photography https://www.facebook.com/csmarchandphotography Keely Loizer Links  KeelySTYLE Instagram: @keelystyle  https://instagram.com/keely_style?igshid=1490b3wclb3ze For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe!
59:15
October 5, 2020
Episode #15: Julie Haesche - Fully Alive
Julie Haesche is the founder of Julie Haesche and her new program Fully Alive.  She is a Reiki master teacher, a breath-work coach, a yoga teacher and yoga therapist, a yoga Nidra guide, and holistic life coach specializing in TRE (Trauma Release Exercises.) Julie is so great sharing her story and I hope that you will contact her about her new program Fully Alive which as you will hear, sounds life changing! Julie Haesche Links Website: www.juliehaesche.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/juliehaeschewellness Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/juliehaesche/ To find and read Sapiens, the book I mention in the podcast, click the link below. Amazon - Sapiens For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe!
48:40
September 28, 2020
Episode #14: Pam Drzewiecki - Powerful Purpose
Pam Drzewiecki is the founder of Powerful Purpose and the Take Back My Life Community.  She is mom, wife, woman of faith, author, radio show host and advocate for local charities. Her small business allows thousands of women the space and mindset to claim their clarity of personal power with no guilt and better time and task management. I so excited to be able to share Pam's story with all of you and hopefully connect more women to the powerful and purposeful work she does everyday.  Powerful Purpose Links Website: https://powerful-purpose.com/  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pamdrzewiecki/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/tbmlpp Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/passion_drive_purpose/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/pam_drzewiecki YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCno7HkB_qFUdntsAfWKmsNA?view_as=subscriber FREE GIFT Power Words https://powerful-purpose.com/power-words/ For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe!
56:38
September 21, 2020
Episode #13: Michelle Carfagno - The Greater Knead
Michelle Carfagno is the owner and creator of the gluten free, vegan and top 8 allergen free bagel company called The Greater Knead in Bensalem Pennsylvania.  I am so happy to bring Michelle's story to all of you and create more awareness for this beyond delicious bagel brand!  The Greater Knead Twitter and Instagram @glutenfreebagel Facebook  TheGreaterKnead Website www.thegreaterknead.com For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook (@cailielwelldesigns) and don't forget to subscribe! 
1:00:28
September 14, 2020
Episode #12: Elwell & Hnat - Branding New England
Elwell & Hnat is a one stop shop for New England Small Business owners. Everything from brand identity reboot or discovery to branding photos and videos to a comprehensive outline of your brand standards and guidelines.  Elwell & Hnat delivers it all in a beautiful and transformative experience.  Elwell & Hnat  Email Us: ElwellandHnat@gmail.com Teresa Hnat Studio Website https://www.teresahnat.com/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/teresahnatstudio Instagram @teresahnatstudio YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC477PvL-P1CylIOQp47JwJA For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
30:03
September 7, 2020
Episode #11: August Edition - LOVE AND OTHER DRUGS - Douglas Elwell
A PEAK BEHIND THE WOMAN I AM TODAY Today's guest is Douglas Elwell. He is a carpenter, son, father, and...my husband!  I am so nervous but happy to finally be sharing this part of my life, my love and heart with you all today on the What You CED Podcast. FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST: Please help me in supporting this amazing non-profit called United We Om https://www.unitedweom.org/donate.html  ------------------------ If someone you know and love is struggling with addiction resources ARE available. For free and confidential help for substance use treatment call 1-800-662-4357 ------------------------ For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
53:50
August 27, 2020
Episode #10: August Edition - MY BEST FRIEND - Alizah Markette
A PEAK BEHIND THE WOMAN I AM TODAY Today's guest is Alizah Markette. She is a LPC, first time homeowner, wife, daughter, sister, dog mama and my best friend/anchor in life. I am so happy to be sharing this side of my life and my very best friend with you all today on the What You CED Podcast. FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST: Please help me in supporting this amazing non-profit called United We Om https://www.unitedweom.org/donate.html For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
54:10
August 17, 2020
Episode #9: AUGUST EDITION - My Spiritual Teacher Barbara and A Course In Miracles
Barbara is the owner of Gifts Of Divinity in Sandy Hook, Connecticut.  I am so happy to be sharing this side of my life and this very special human with you all today on the What You CED Podcast. Barbara Her website is currently being built, so stay tuned!! In the meantime, you can find her at River’s Edge Healing Center https://riversedgehealing.com/ FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST: Please help me in supporting this amazing non-profit called United We Om https://www.unitedweom.org/donate.html For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html  Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
42:33
August 3, 2020
Season 2: AUGUST EDITION
Welcome to Season 2 of What You CED Podcast Listen in to what the month of August will bring to my listeners and followers!  Learn more about me, the owner of Caili Elwell Designs and some of the most important people in my life and who helped inspire CED. For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
02:44
July 29, 2020
Episode #8: Don Peronace - Madison Ave Creative
Don Peronace is the owner of Madison Ave Creative in Southbury, Connecticut. I am so grateful for him sharing all his experience and knowledge and passion with us today on the What You CED Podcast. Don Peronace Website https://www.madisonavecreative.com/ For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
51:34
July 27, 2020
Episode #7: Randell Madden - Randell Madden Art
Randell Madden is the owner of Randell Madden Art in Louisville, Kentucky. I am so happy for him sharing all his stories and experiences with us today on the What You CED Podcast. Randell Madden  Website http://www.randellmadden.com/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/randell.madden Instagram @randellmadden Elizabeth Gilbert TedTalk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86x-u-tz0MA For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
1:05:15
July 20, 2020
Episode #6: Lori Haggerty - River's Edge Reiki and River's Edge Healing Center
Lori Haggerty is the owner of River's Edge Reiki and River's Edge Healing Center. I am so excited for her to share her story and experiences with you today on the What You CED Podcast. Lori Haggerty Reiki Master Teacher Shamanic Practitioner Past Life Regression Therapist Certified Meditation Practitioner Owner of River’s Edge Reiki Founder of River’s Edge Healing Center River’s Edge Reiki https://riversedgereiki.com/ River’s Edge Healing Center https://riversedgehealing.com/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/riversedgereiki https://www.facebook.com/riversedgehealingct Instagram @riversedgehealingcenter @riversedfereiki For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
49:11
July 13, 2020
Episode #5: Autumn Bellefleur - YouTube Channel Autumn Bellefleur
Autumn Bellefleur is the owner of the YouTube channel Autumn Bellefleur. I am so excited for her sharing story and experiences with us today on the What You CED Podcast. Autumn Bellefleur  Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH8Ln-_cul9htoFCb7GK69Q Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AutumnSteeves Instagram @autumnbellefleur Other Mentioned YouTubers Caitlin Harris https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCq84B6Pf2wKBc6QpM6pjC5g Lauren Monroe  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsdOkU98YKd4_rQ6TkhXzzg Alisha Marie YouTube https://www.youtube.com/c/vlogbby11 For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
50:39
July 6, 2020
Episode #4: Teresa Hnat - Teresa Hnat Studio
Teresa Hnat is the owner of Teresa Hnat Studio in Watertown, Connecticut. I am so grateful for her energy and her sharing her stories and experiences with us today on the What You CED Podcast. Teresa Hnat Studio Website https://www.teresahnat.com/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/teresahnatstudio Instagram @teresahnatstudio YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC477PvL-P1CylIOQp47JwJA Score Association (talked about in episode) https://www.score.org/ For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! Find me on Instagram and Facebook @cailielwelldesigns
41:10
June 29, 2020
Episode #3: Crystal Teal - Crystal Teal Co.
Crystal Teal is the founder and owner of Crystal Teal Co. in Beacon Falls, Connecticut. I am so grateful for her time and her sharing her advice and experiences with us today on the What You CED Podcast. Crystal Teal Co. in Beacon Falls, CT Website & Blog www.CrystalTeal.com Etsy Store https://www.etsy.com/shop/CrystalTealCo Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/CrystalTealCo  Support Crystal  https://www.facebook.com/MrsGreaterNewHavenCounty2019 Instagram @crystalteal For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!! @cailielwelldesigns
54:13
June 22, 2020
Episode #2: Stephanie LaBonte - Grown Up Girl Chat
Stephanie LaBonte is the founder of Empowered Girls Rise, The Block and Grown Up Girl Chat in Waterbury, Connecticut.  I am so grateful for her time and her sharing her thoughts and experiences with us today on the What You CED Podcast.   Grown Up Girl Chat in Waterbury, CT  Website & Blog https://www.grownupgirlchat.com/ The Block https://www.theblockorg.com/ Merch Store https://teespring.com/stores/grown-up-girl-chat Newsletter Sign Up https://mailchi.mp/ba1bf8d533af/grownupgirls Facebook https://www.facebook.com/grownupgirlcommunity Instagram @stephanie_marie_labonte For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or to submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html  Thanks for listening!!
41:06
June 15, 2020
Episode #1: Jen LaBonte - Lift For Women
Jen LaBonte is the owner of Lift for Women in Watertown, Connecticut. I am so grateful for her time and her sharing her story with us today on the What You CED Podcast.  LIFT for Women LLC Watertown CT Next Reboot Sign Up Starts July 6, 2020  https://mailchi.mp/2a0c6eff35d1/resetyourroutine GoFundMe Page https://www.gofundme.com/f/strong-women-lift-each-other-up?utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer&utm_campaign=p_nacp+share-sheet&rcid=dc429c2092b7424589d3188bedbbfbd0 Website https://www.liftforwomenct.com/ Facebook https://m.facebook.com/liftforwomenllc Instagram @liftforwomen  For more information on Caili Elwell Designs or submit a small business to be on the podcast please visit https://www.cailielwelldesigns.com/whatyoucedpodcast.html Thanks for listening!!
1:00:32
June 8, 2020
Intro - What You CED Podcast
Welcome, The owner of Caili Elwell Designs, Caili Elwell, brings to you What You CED Podcast. On the the What You CED Podcast, you will hear from successful local small business owners on how their small business came to be and about the people and experiences that helped them become who they are today.  This podcast is inspired by the relationships we curate and the choices we make to become our best selves and create the ultimate small businesses within our niches. So take a seat and let's chat!   To find out more about Caili Elwell Designs, please visit www.cailielwelldesigns.com 
01:06
June 1, 2020