Welcome to Your Big Break Podcast!

Your Big Break Podcast features experts, producers and media entrepreneurs who share their behind the scenes tips and strategies to rock the media and grow their business with a lil’ help from the media!

YBB011: How to Write for Mainstream Media and Have a Careergasm with Sarah Vermunt!

Your Big Break Podcast, November 19, 2015

Today, career coach and media magnet Sarah Vermunt shares her big break on the podcast. Sarah is the founder of Careergasm. She helps people figure out what they want so they can do work they love. She has even trained with Dr. Martha Beck who you may recognize as a coaching expert for O Magazine and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She writes about careers for Forbes, Entrepreneur and The Huffington Post.  Her work has also been featured at Fortune, U.S. News & World Report and Flare Magazine, to name a few.

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YBB010: Nada Smith – How to Break into the Media, Become a Producer and Book Oprah Winfrey

Your Big Break Podcast, November 12, 2015

On today’s show,  producer, teacher and mother of two, Nada Smith shares her story on Your Big Break Podcast. She’s an absolute pro at booking guests (from Gabrielle Bernstein to DeVon Franklin, Gayle King to Oprah Winfrey), so it was fun to have the chance to book her to join the podcast! Behind Nada’s ability to produce inspiring interviews, she shares about the persistence, passion and ability to build authentic relationships that has contributed to her success. Also, on the show today we discuss how Nada started in the media world, insider tips and her advice if you want to book guests for your show. And believe it or not, this one of of Nada’s first times being interviewed!

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YBB009: Shannon Lee Simmons – How to Be Seen as an Expert In Your Industry in the Media

Your Big Break Podcast, November 5, 2015

Shannon Lee Simmons is my personal finance GODDESS. She has completely changed my life with her financial advice. And it’s incredible that she’s able to amplify her teachings and help so many more people with media. On today’s episode Shannon shares about breaking into the media (as a young female when an older male is seen as the traditional finance expert), her BIG LEAP of quitting her lucrative job to get paid in lasagnas (to get in the trenches and learn about her target customer), and how she has dealt with online bullying and backlash for one of her media appearances.

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YBB006: Denise Duffield-Thomas – How to Get Interviewed 200 times per year for your Blog PLUS Media and Money manifeseting

Your Big Break Podcast, October 14, 2015

Denise Duffield-Thomas is the money mindset mentor for the new wave of online female entrepreneurs. Her best-selling books “Lucky Bitch” and “Get Rich, Lucky Bitch” give a fresh and funny road-map to create an outrageously successful life and business. Denise recently shared a blog post about how she gets interviewed 200 times per year for her business, and I thought that was incredibly inspiring. She shares how she does it in today’s podcast interview.

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YBB005: Shannon T Boodram – How to Get Mainstream Media Coverage for a ‘Taboo’ Topic, Write Your Book, and ‘Reject’ Rejection!

Your Big Break Podcast, October 8, 2015

Shannon T Boodram is a TV personality who specializes in sex and love and is the go-to voice for millennials on the topic. She is also the bestselling author of the book, LAID: Young People’s Experiences with Sex in an Easy-Access Culture. In this episode we talk about how to get mainstream media for a ‘taboo’ topic, how to write your book (and PROMOTE it) and how to ‘reject’ rejection and be perseverant in the face of adversity.

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YBB004: Melissa Ramos – How to Break into Major Media, Recover from a Live On-Camera ‘Mistake’ and Eat the Right Food to Glow on Camera

Your Big Break Podcast, October 1, 2015

How do you break into major media when you’re first starting out? And what do you do if you make a major mistake on live national television. Tune into today’s episode of Your Big Break featuring Melissa Ramos to find out!

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YBB003: Elsa Isaac – How to Become the Most Stylish Version of Yourself, Body Confidence and Owning it On-Air

Your Big Break Podcast, September 24, 2015

It’s time to become the most stylish version of yourself. Elsa Isaac, NYC based fashion stylist to the game-changers is here to help. Elsa has styled Marie Forleo, Kris Carr, Lenny Kravitz and Katie Couric to name a few. On the podcast she shares her helpful tips for feeling confident in your clothes, and becoming the best version of you (with a lil’ help from great style).

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YBB002: Kathryn Hocking – Manifesting Major Media and Creating Six Figure eCourses with Engaging Media Content

Your Big Break Podcast, September 17, 2015

Want to learn how to manifest major media? Listen to the incredible story of how Australian eCourse expert Kathryn Hocking did this in 5 minutes! She’s also an incredible teacher who shares how to create engaging media content in her eCourse Launch Formula! 

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