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A Jumping-Off Point Radio Show with Special Guest Edie Galley – Doing What You Love and the Money Isn’t Flowing? Get Your Courage on to Change That!

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Edie GalleyEdie Galley is an award-winning entrepreneur, a writer, a radio show host, and a coach who empowers people to live a life they love and make money. In 2005, Edie launched a nationally syndicated online radio show, By For and About Women Radio that grew into a radio network of shows that included industry leading experts as hosts and guests sharing their unique perspectives and knowledge to help women lead more rewarding lives. The By For and About Women Network drew listeners from the US and over 43 other countries.

Edie began her career in Accounting with a Fortune 500 company before realizing that it was not her true passion. After college and working for GTE for 8 years she summoned her courage and boldly quit and leaped into a career in sales. She has not looked back since. Since then she has launched several new companies and consulted for large organizations including AC Nielson, Novartis, Verizon and Accenture along with developing successful sales strategies for hundreds of small entrepreneurs. She has also served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant for Dale Carnegie Courses in Human Relations and Public Speaking.

Edie has spoken before diverse groups both large and small that included members from entrepreneurs to Peoplefluent, PPG, and Cadbury Schweppes. She has contributed to and been interviewed by numerous different radio shows along with many newspapers and print media such as The Tampa Tribune, The Ft. Lauderdale Sun Sentinel and Tampa Bay Skirt. Edie has served on the Advisory Committee for Keiser University as well as participated in several women’s organizations like BPW, NAWBO, and eWomen Network. Along the way, Edie has also received awards and recognition for her contributions and accomplishments including Verizon’s Quest for Quality Award, The Jaycees Outstanding State Chapter President Award and Dale Carnegie’s Prestigious Presenter Award.

A true believer in giving back her current passion is developing a program to share horses with disadvantaged children. In the past she has been heavily involved with Girl Scouts and The March of Dimes. She is passionate about reading and learning, she is an avid runner, and loves spending time at the beach and homeschooling her two children.

To get your 20 minute breakthrough conversation with Edie on how to infuse cash into your business now, go to

And just for signing up, Edie will also give you her brand new e-book that is not even public yet…."Five of the Absolute Easiest Ways to Bring Money into Your Business and How to Start Using them Right NOW!"

To listen to the interview, go to:

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Kate Sanner

Host of “A Jumping-Off Point” Radio Show

CEO and Founder of Vivacity

A Jumping-Off Point Radio Show with Guest Stephanie Calahan of Calahan Solutions, Inc.

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
  • Does the success (or survival) of your business depend on your ability to get things done?
  • Do you waste time looking for information you need for important client meetings?
  • Is lack of organization putting a strain on your bottom line?
  • Do you feel that you could keep up if you just had a good system?
  • Are you ready for some help?

If the answer to these questions is YES!, then this interview with my guest Stephanie Calahan of Calahan Solutions, Inc. is a MUST LISTEN!

Stephanie LH Calahan works with intelligent, highly motivated, busy entrepreneurs, executives, producers and other professionals to teach them how to do more with their time, space and information.  She believes that life is meant to be lived and that fabulous vision combined with practical systems can make that happen very quickly. As the creator of a number of programs, she focuses on helping you identify solutions for the way you think and work.

Stephanie LH Calahan - Personal and Business Productivity Adviser - Calahan Solutions IncStephanie is the founder of Calahan Solutions, Inc. and is a business/office and personal productivity adviser. She has been consulting large (fortune 100) and small (self-employed) businesses since 1995.  Through her consulting and training business, she helps you to accelerate your business profits using an integrated productivity and organization strategy. After applying her proven productivity methods, clients typically experience a significant decreases in stress and errors as well as a significant increases in goal accomplishment and smooth business flow which results in higher profits.

She frequently delivers transformative presentations at conferences and workshops about business and personal productivity and how to gain focus so your business can grow and prosper.  She writes regularly on 2 productivity and organization blogs, has authored several productivity programs, and is a contributing author on several online outlets.  You can find her primary blog at

She tells us that there is more than anyone should ever want to know about her including her background, community involvement, awards and personal journey, etc. on

Are you LIVING your life or just going through the motions?  You CAN make the most of your time, information, processes, technology and ideas.  As a lover of social media, Stephanie invites you to connect with her on a site(s) of your choosing.  You can find her inventory of connections: availability calendar, blog, LinkedIN, Facebook, Twitter and more at .

“You don’t have to do it our way, because we help you find your way!™”

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Kate Sanner

CEO and Founder of Vivacity and Vivacity Radio…Internet Talk Radio for Women

Host of “A Jumping-Off Point” Radio Show

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A Jumping-Off Point Radio Show with Guest Beth Bracaglia of Simply Organized

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Beth Perlman BracagliaBeth Bracaglia is a Baltimore/DC based Professional Organizer and Chief Organizing Officer of Simply Organized.  Beth has a Bachelors of Science degree from Clemson University in Management and Industrial/Organizational Psychology and is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO).  She has over (15) years of experience helping her clients to organize their homes and offices.  Beth has experience in fields as diverse as retail management, technology, event management, training & development and restaurant consulting.

Currently, as Chief Organizing Officer of Simply Organized, Beth assists clients in organizing their homes and offices. By working on an organizing project and coaching clients in the process, they are able to have more time to truly do what they want – spend time with friends and family.  Simply Organized helps to clean and organize your space, which includes removing, donating or consigning items for you.   Beth firmly believes that for every minute spent organizing, an hour is earned.

In addition to Simply Organized, Beth is also the creator of Beth Bracaglia’s Simply Inspired whose mission is to ”Inspire ~ Motivate ~ Organize” through sharing quotes, pictures, videos and many of the things in life that truly inspire.

To receive great tips, tools and resources for simplifying and organizing your home or office, visit Beth’s Simply Organized Facebook page at

To visit Beth Bracaglia’s Simply Inspired page on Facebook, go to

And to learn more about Simply Organized services, go to Beth’s main site at

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Kate Sanner

CEO and Founder of Vivacity and Vivacity Radio…Internet Talk Radio for Women

Host of “A Jumping-Off Point” Radio Show

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A Jumping-Off Point Radio Show with Guest Kathryn Yarborough, Founder of the Center for Embodied Consciousness and Creator of the “How to Attract Clients E-Course”

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Kathryn Yarborough

Welcome to Vivacity’s radio show “A Jumping-Off Point”, the show that brings women small business owners and solo-professionals the tools and resources they need to enhance their success.

Kathryn Yarborough is a manifestation coach, dance/movement therapist, integrative breathworker, and the founder and director of the Center for Embodied Consciousness in Columbia, Maryland.

For the past five years, she has taught helping professionals and conscious business owners how to do the inner work of activating the Law of Attraction and the outer work of relationship focused marketing to attract clients.

She has created an audio e-course called “How to Attract Clients: A Heart Based Approach to Growing Your Private Practice or Conscious Business” that will be available starting November 30, 2010.

The How to Attract Clients E-course is a self-directed process that includes:

  • Over 10 hours of audio recordings of lectures and guided exercises(downloadable MP3 files)
  • A 109 page Study Guide with worksheets, handouts, and more


To learn more about Kathryn’s E-Course, click on the following hyperlink:

How to Attract Clients E-Course

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Kate Sanner

Host of “A Jumping-Off Point” Radio Show

CEO and Founder of Vivacity

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