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Opportunities come one person at a time

By Jody Maberry | July 29, 2020 |

Ever since I the created Podcast Magic course, there is one question I often hear after people launch a podcast. “How do I get more people listening to my podcast?” The sentiment is right. But it may be the wrong mindset. It’s not about how many people are paying attention to you; it’s about taking…

The Power of a Streak

By Jody Maberry | July 1, 2020 |

A phone call with Jared Easley changed my life. Since that phone call, every single day has been different. Probably not in the way you think. On March 13, 2016, I called Jared Easley and went for a walk while we talked. During our conversation, I took 11,733 steps. More than 10,000 steps in one…

Three Entrepreneurs Who Have Influenced Me

By Jody Maberry | June 17, 2020 |

 In the last episode of The Jody Maberry Show, Dr. Mike Goldsby joined me to talk about entrepreneurship the Disney Way. Dr. Goldsby returns to ask me three follow up questions to our conversation. In response, we are discussing three entrepreneurs who have influenced/impacted me over the years. Second, we take a look at…

Entrepreneurship the Disney Way

By Jody Maberry | June 10, 2020 |

 Today, Dr. Mike Goldsby, Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship at Ball State University and author of Entrepreneurship the Disney Way is with me. Dr. Goldsby has been teaching for 20 years and is sharing some valuable lessons about entrepreneurship, especially as seen in the life and career of Walt Disney. Entrepreneurship is about being creative…

The Five New Things I Tell Myself Every Day

By Jody Maberry | June 3, 2020 |

Jeff Noel is with me again today to continue our discussion and introduce the five new things that I am telling myself every day in 2020. Last time, we laid to rest sayings and questions that I have used daily for years. Entering 2020, I wanted to think differently about the year. Today we are…

Gaining an Advantage by What You Tell Yourself

By Jody Maberry | May 20, 2020 |

Jeff Noel returns today to join me as I lay to rest my five daily sayings. Every day, there are five sayings/questions that I meditate on to help me create a successful frame of mind. When we want to do what we have never done, we must think differently than we have. So, in preparation…

How to Lead Like a State Park Director

By Jody Maberry | May 13, 2020 |

Phil Gains and Donald Forgione join me today as we discuss what leading in a crisis really looks like. Both Phil and Donald are former State Park Directors and have faced their share of instilling confidence during a crisis. Phil, Donald, and I discuss the core leadership principles that are needed when navigating unprecedented scenarios.…

Behind the Scenes of Dealing with a Crisis

By Jody Maberry | April 1, 2020 |

While Dan Cockerell and I were in Orlando for the annual Magical Vacation Planner Conference, most travel-related businesses began closing in response to Covid-19. In the midst of the commotion and confusion, Dan and I along with Lee Cockerell to record an episode about how to deal with a crisis. In addition to the interview…

Every Day is a Bonus

By Jody Maberry | March 22, 2020 |

Vincent Pugliese joins me for the final episode in a series of special episodes of the Jody Maberry Show. Vincent does a podcast different than anything else you will hear out there. Total Life Freedom, a daily podcast hosted by Vincent, has no intro or outro. No theme music. Vincent doesn’t even say his name.…

Five Classes We Should Teach in High School

By Jody Maberry | March 21, 2020 |

Vincent Pugliese joins me for a series of special episodes of the Jody Maberry Show. Vincent does a podcast different than anything else you will hear out there. Total Life Freedom, a daily podcast hosted by Vincent, has no intro or outro. No theme music. Vincent doesn’t even say his name. Inspired by his unusual…