Jason Hartman Foundation

On this episode, Jason Hartman is joined by Jack Canfield, America’s #1 Success Coach, to talk about Jack’s journey to success as founder and CEO of Chicken Soup for the Soul Enterprises, founder and chairman of The Canfield Training Group, and his latest project, Bestseller Blueprint Training Program.  As the beloved originator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series, Jack Canfield fostered the emergence of inspirational anthologies as a genre - and watched it grow to a billion dollar market. As the driving force behind the development and delivery of more than 123 million books sold through the Chicken Soup for the Soul® franchise (and over 500 million copies in print worldwide), Jack Canfield is uniquely qualified to talk about success. His proven formula for success reached global acclaim with his most recent National Bestseller, The Success Principles™: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be. For his fascinating story, listen at: www.SpeakingofWealth.com.

Jack is a multiple New York Times bestselling author, including titles such as The Power of Focus, The Aladdin Factor, Dare to Win, You’ve Got to Read This Book! and The Key to Living the Law of Attraction. He is the Founder and Chairman of The Canfield Training Group in Santa Barbara, California, which trains entrepreneurs, educators, corporate leaders and motivated individuals how to accelerate the achievement of their personal and professional goals. Jack is also the founder of The Foundation for Self-Esteem in Westlake Village, California, which provides self-esteem resources and trainings to social workers, welfare recipients and human resource professionals. Jack wrote and produced the Goals Program, a video training program for California welfare recipients. To date, the program has been responsible for helping 450,000 people get off welfare.

Jack is a featured teacher in the movie “The Secret”, “The Opus”, “The Cure”, "The Tapping Solution”, and “Yes IS the Destination...No is How You Get There.” He has recently been filmed for inclusion in two more films entitled “Discover the Gift” and “Awakening.”

Jack has also been a featured guest on more than 1,000 radio and television programs in nearly every major market worldwide - many of them on a repeat basis. A sample of these shows include Oprah, Montel, Larry King Live, 20/20, Inside Edition, The Today Show, Fox and Friends, The CBS Evening News, The NBC Nightly News, Eye to Eye, CNN's Talk Back Live!, PBS, QVC and many others.

Direct download: yw-60-JackCanfield.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 11:18am EDT

Danny Kofke is a schoolteacher and author of, "A Simple Book of Financial Wisdom: Teach Yourself (and Your Kids) How to Live Wealthy with Little Money."

Kofke tells us how kids can learn to be entrepreneurs and what elders should teach kids about money.

He also shares his opinions on whether we should end teacher unions and if states should disband the tenure system for teachers.

Visit Danny Kofke's blog at dannykofke.blogspot.com.

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Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 6:24pm EDT

Jonathan Bender is a former NBA player turned serial entrepreneur, having founded The Jonathan Bender Foundation. He joins the podcast to tell us about his different businesses and their models. 

Bender also explains what got him interested in making money on his own through hard work, which required a different skill-set from sports. He describes how athletics can translate to power in business and how ordinary people can launch second careers.

Bender is one of the rare social entrepreneurs who makes money and does good at the same time. He explains this new practice and how it's a win-win situation for all.

Find out more about Jonathan Bender at www.jonathanbender.com. Visit the Jonathan Bender Foundation at www.thejonathanbenderfoundation.org.

Direct download: yw-58-JonathanBender.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 7:10pm EDT

Edward Fiske is the author of the top college guide, "Fiske Guide to College." He was the former Education Editor of the New York Times.

In this interview, Fiske shares his overall thoughts on college and attending it. He also addresses the student loan problem.

Find out more about the Fiske Guide to College at www.fiskeguide.com.

Direct download: yw-57-EdwardFiske.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 11:39am EDT

Mariela Dabbah is the CEO of Latinos in CollegeFind (LIC) and author of, "Your Inner Red Shoes: Step Into Your Own Style of Success."

Dabbah explains her definition of success and how she helps Latinos succeed through education, career development and empowerment. She thinks it is important for people to break free from any subconscious mandates or family pressures that may be holding them back.

Dabbah also talks about why she started the Red Shoe Movement and provides evidence for discrimination in the workplace.

Author, speaker and media contributor, Mariela Dabbah was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was the owner of a book distributor where she developed parent and teacher workshops. After she sold her assets, she focused on her writing career and has become a renowned personality through her work. She presents in corporations and universities across the country and is frequently seen on CNN, Univision, Telemundo and other networks. She is the founder of Latinos in College, a not-for-profit organization that helps Latinos find everything they need to graduate from college.

Visit Mariela Dabbah's website at www.marieladabbah.com. Find out more about the Red Shoe Movement at www.redshoemovement.com.

Direct download: yw-56-MarielaDabbah.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

Rohan Mathew is the Founder of The Intersect Fund, which is a non-profit organization that helps low-income people get the financial help, training, mentorship and more to turn aspirations into real businesses. Rohan shares some of his success stories that stem from a big boom in micro-entrepreneurship. A small micro loan help turn a worker into a boss. Rohan assesses the state of entrepreneurship and its outlook for 2013 and also gives his tips for building a business from the ground up.

Visit The Intersect Fund at www.intersectfund.org/.

Direct download: yw-55-RohanMatthew.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

Jason talks with financial expert Logan Mohtashami regarding the massive student loan debt problem and how students can make smarter decisions. They also discuss where the economy is going.

Logan Mohtashami is a senior loan manager at his family-run mortgage company, AMC Lending Group, which has been providing mortgage services for California residents since 1987. He has been an active trader in the stock market since 1996.  His other passion is our political system in this country.  Logan is also a financial columnist for Benzinga.com and his goal in his blog is to do what he can to provide readers with real time truthful information on the housing sector and finance.

Direct download: yw-54-LoganMohtashami.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 4:48pm EDT

Ken Ilgunas is the author of "Walden on Wheels: On the Open Road from Debt to Freedom." He tells us how he was able to pay his graduate education at Duke University while secretly living in a van on Duke's campus. He also explains whether a degree is required for many of the jobs that young people work.

Ken Ilgunas was born in Ontario, Canada and raised in Wheatfield—a small town in western New York where his family still lives. He just finished walking the entire 1,700-mile length of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline.

Find out more about Ken Ilgunas by visiting www.kenilgunas.com.

Direct download: yw-53-KenIlgunas.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 12:26pm EDT

Alan Corey is the author of, "THE SUBVERSIVE JOB SEARCH: How to Overcome A Lousy Job, Sluggish Economy, and Useless Degree to Create a Six-Figure Career." He was a millionaire real estate investor when he wrote first first book, "A Million Bucks by 30." As a young man, he was also a bar owner and reality-TV regular. At the age of 29, with numerous investments under his belt, he ended up on unemployment. 

Corey explains his career and what he learned about personal finances. He managed to reinvent himself as a career man after having to go on a job hunt for the first time in ten years and was able to go from being hopelessly ignored to being incessantly headhunted.  Corey also discusses how he was able to land an entry-level day job for $40,000 and turn it into a $190,000 a year career in just 24 months.

Find out more about Alan Corey at www.alancorey.com.

Direct download: yw-52-AlanCorey.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 6:18pm EDT

Robert S. Kaplan is Senior Associate Dean for External Relations and Martin Marshall Professor of Management Practice in Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He is also the Co-chairman of Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation and Chairman and Founding Partner of Indaba Capital Management, as well as former Vice Chairman of the Goldman Sachs Group. He is the author of, "What You're Really Meant to Do: A Road Map for Reaching Your Unique Potential."

Kaplan explains how students can go about defining their own respective successes and gives tips for students to achieve their potential. 

He also shares how we can individually know what we're bad at how we can all go about finding a small group of people who care enough about us to tell us things we may not want to hear. 

Given today's generation, Kaplan discusses how someone should go about changing jobs.

Visit the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation at www.draperrichards.org. Visit Indaba Capital Management at www.indabacapital.com/. Visit Harvard Business School at www.hbs.edu.

Direct download: yw-51-RobertKaplan.mp3
Category:Young Wealth Show -- posted at: 10:45am EDT