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Positive Productivity with Kim Sutton | Empowering Entrepreneurs to Achieve and Appreciate Personal and Professional Success

Positive Productivity is NOT about perfection. When we stop worrying about perfection and instead focus on living as OUR authentic, transparent, entrepreneur selves, we can achieve our goals and make our dreams a reality. Listen as Kim and guests discuss how to live a positively productive life in the areas of entrepreneurship, digital marketing, outsourcing, team building, online business, networking, relationships, work/life balance and more! #positiveproductivity
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Jan 21, 2020

Hope Zvara was at a business mixer in her town when a conversation with a stranger took an unexpected turn and changed Hope’s future.

Listen as Hope and Kim Sutton chat about entrepreneurship, self-care, action, work-life balance and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp638.

Jan 14, 2020

Nathan Hirsch became an entrepreneur in college when he opened a bookstore selling college textbooks. After receiving a cease and desist letter from his university due to his overwhelming success, he ventured into unknown territories where he experienced surprising results.

Listen as Nathan and Kim Sutton chat about outsourcing, finding creative solutions as entrepreneurs, the need for systems and processes in our businesses and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp637.

Jan 7, 2020

Do you consider yourself to be a people pleaser, over-achiever, and/or not-rock-the-boater? Is saying “yes” a knee jerk reaction which you regret as soon as the words leave your mouth? If you resonate with any of the aforementioned, this episode is for you!

Nancy Levin was the Events Director at Hay House for 12 years but it wasn’t until she went through she went through a crisis that the lessons she learned from the great minds she worked with really landed with her.

Listen as Nancy and Kim Sutton chat about boundaries, mindset, confidence, perfectionism and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp636.

Dec 24, 2019

JoAnne Funch has been an entrepreneur since 1996. After relocating cross-country in 2007 following the death of her husband, JoAnne felt the need to meet people and determine her new path. Today she is a LinkedIn expert and the Chief Connection Officer of LinkedIn for Business.

Hear about the good, bad and ugly ways you can use LinkedIn to build your business as JoAnne and Kim Sutton share real-life examples.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp632.

Dec 19, 2019

Following her careers in the military as well as in medical field working with executive leadership teams, Sue Salvemini took a step back to explore her values and purpose. Today Sue is the founder of Focal Pointe Consulting Group, where she works with executives and professionals who don’t feel like they make a difference.

Listen as Sue and Kim Sutton get raw and real in a conversation about gratitude, life's struggles, making a difference, following our passion and purpose and much more.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp631.

Dec 17, 2019

As the oldest in his family, Rocky put himself through college by working at UPS. To his father’s urging, Rocky implemented a “yes and thank you” practice, and spent 30+ years with the company before retiring.

Retirement, however, wasn’t for Rocky, and together with a few (former) UPS colleagues, he founded 3Sixty Management Services.

Join Rocky and Kim Sutton as they chat about putting our faith in our people, process improvements, overcoming fear and much more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp630.

Dec 12, 2019

As crazy busy as an entrepreneur’s life may feel, time is never an excuse for not taking care of ourselves.

Today’s guest, Samantha Brody, is a naturopathic physician and acupuncturist from Portland, Oregon who also serves clients and community members as an online entrepreneur. In addition, she is the author of Overcoming Overwhelm: Dismantle Your Stress From the Inside Out, which was published by SoundsTrue.

In this episode, Kim Sutton and Samantha share the importance of addressing our personal needs, and the consequences of ignoring them.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp629.

Dec 10, 2019

Born and raised in New Zealand to a Canadian mother, Nathan grew his wings flying many intercontinental flights. Through his experiences with the pilots in air, Nathan discovered his love for flying and piloted for his first time at age 12.

Listen to hear how Nathan transitioned from a successful career as an airline pilot to entrepreneurship and coaching — and why!

Kim Sutton and Nathan Seaward dive deep into over-committing, quality vs. quantity, scarcity mindset, comparison syndrome, the stress of entrepreneurship and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp628.

Nov 26, 2019

Your mind can never return to the level of thought that it previously engaged in when you expanded by exposing it to a new way of thinking. ~ Glenn Garnes

How are you building your business? From your heart or your wallet? And, are you building your reputation from a place of giving or getting? Today’s episode will make you think hard about these points!

Glenn Garnes become an attorney to make his parents proud, but after realizing the money he was making wasn’t making him happy, closed his law practice. Today Glenn and his company focus on personal development, health and wellness and professional development. They specialize in helping people focus on their number one asset - themselves.

Listen as Kim Sutton and Glenn Garnes share how our businesses can be used to enrich lives — both our own and others’!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp624.

Nov 21, 2019

As a child, Tim was anxious and fearful and had a dream of being/feeling safe as an adult. A psychology course in high school set him off on his entrepreneurial journey and he now empowers clients with the techniques to feel more safe, peaceful and prosperous.

Listen as Tim and Kim discuss self-awareness, change, mindset, their interpretations of success and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp623.

Nov 19, 2019

Self-employed since 1992, Marie Elizabeth Mali is a relationship coach for creatives who found herself in a cycle of giving her work more time and attention than her significant others. Listen to hear how she created a business out of the lessons she needed most.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp622.

Nov 7, 2019

Have you ever wondered if you were doing the right thing? Have you wondered if you are on the correct life path or what your purpose of life is? In today's episode, Kim dives deep into conversation with David Adelson to discuss alignment, integrity, and the intersection of the two.

Get the show notes and transcription at http://www.thekimsutton.com/pp619.

Nov 5, 2019

Millie Blackwell was born into an entrepreneurial family, and grew up on her family's apricot orchard. As she saw the family business evolve, she learned valuable life and business skills which impact her still today.

Listen as Kim Sutton and Millie Blackwell share an interesting conversation about fruit farming naming conventions, the idiosyncrasies of retail organizations, the plusses and minuses of Chronic Idea Disorder, and more!

Get the show notes and transcription at http://www.thekimsutton.com/pp618.

Oct 29, 2019

What are the mental barriers getting in the way between you and achieving your vision? Are you focusing on too much? Doing too little? Making emotional decisions too quickly? Getting caught up in not-enoughness? If any of the above resonates, this episode is for you!

Join Donnie Boivin and Kim Sutton in a raw and real conversation about the good, bad and ugly sides of entrepreneurship and the coaching industry!

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp616.

Oct 24, 2019

After working for a thought leader for over 15 years, the thought leader retired and Lorianne lost her job. Corporate America didn’t have a place for her, so, at 60 years old, Lorianne started her business, LVS Consulting.

Today Lorianne works with speakers, authors and podcasters, helping them increase their online presence.

Listen as Lorianne and Kim Sutton share a friendly chat about team building, authentic audience growth, speaking vs. podcasting, entrepreneurship with a family and much more.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp615.

Oct 22, 2019

Ed Squire was sexually abused multiple times as a child, and for years he hid his story. After suffering a meltdown, he realized he could no longer stay silent.

Ed is the Founder of MeTooWhatNow, a non-profit focused on helping individuals thrive after life trauma.

Join Kim and Ed as they share their Faith, stories of resilience, and the importance of sharing our message and impacting the world through our experiences.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp614.

Oct 17, 2019

Michael Zipursky is a serial entrepreneur and started his first business out of high school. Through his 19+ years in business, he has started 5 companies, sold 2, and spent 10+ years coaching and training consultants on how to grow a successful consulting business. Today, Michael is the Co-Founder of Consulting Success.

Listen as Michael and Kim Sutton dive into the business practices and mindset of successful consultants and entrepreneurs.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp613.

Oct 15, 2019

Alexia Vernon won Miss Junior America at age 19, however it took years before she became comfortable on stage, representing her true self. Today, Alexia is an impactful speaking coach helping entrepreneurs embrace and express their true voice.

Listen as Alexia and Kim Sutton chat about the importance and potential impact of speaking your true voice, their first speaking experiences, the entrepreneurial mindsets of men as opposed to women, online course design and more.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp612.

Oct 10, 2019

The words you say, and how you say them, have the potential to change a person’s experience with you greatly. Simple words like, “thank you”, “just” and “no” have more power than you may think.

Want to know how to say more with less words? Listen as Kim Sutton and Greg Alcorn dig into every dialogue, and the slight shifts we can make to create a massive impact.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp611.

Oct 8, 2019

In the heat of the moment, it’s easy to push “send” or “post” rather than “think.”

On this episode of Positive Productivity, Kim Sutton chats with Kristin Johnson, the author of “Ain’t You Got No Manners?” about online etiquette.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp610.

Oct 3, 2019

Are you shaping your life? Or are you allowing outside people and circumstances to determine your yesses and purpose?

Aviv Shahar, Founder and President of Aviv Consulting, consultant to Fortune 100 and 500 companies and the host and author of Create New Futures, joins Kim for an amazingly deep and eye opening conversation which is guaranteed to change the way you look at your life and the opportunities in front of you.

Get the show notes and transcription at https://www.thekimsutton.com/pp609.

Oct 1, 2019

“There's absolutely no inherent reason that you don't deserve whatever it is that's in your heart that moves you, that makes you happy, and that you really want.” –Josh Wagner

 

To be deserving is a choice you have to make. The reasons that stops you from doing the things that make you happy, are no reasons at all but mere excuses. Life is as short as a breath. You only have a lifetime to spend on things that matters more than undeserving beliefs. Today’s podcast will help you walk towards your happiness and avoid the traps and pitfalls along your journey. Meditate on your goals and see the end result. Then, you will know that you are worth it.

 

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Shownotes: http://thekimsutton.com/pp608/  

 

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Highlights:

01:44 The Journey to Happiness

07:07 Meditation- The Way to Your Goals

12:26 The One Question that Changes Life

21:04 Four Traps of Traditional Goal-Setting

29:06 Cultivate Your Happiness

34:01 Worthiness

39:39 Happy Not Broke

41:39 You Deserve It

Sep 26, 2019

“Get to know yourself… Once you get to know yourself, you start understanding people more. And that's how you improve relationships.” –Marta Spirk

Your identity is not a label. Woman often lose their power as they give themselves up to the needs of others.

This is unnecessary for so many reasons. Stop living your life by these roles.

This episode reveals the key to self-empowerment and happiness. ‘See your beauty without a mirror’. You are more than who you think you are.

 

Check out my website: http://thekimsutton.com/

Shownotes: http://thekimsutton.com/pp607/

 

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LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimberlyannesutton/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thekimsutton

 

Highlights:

02:15 An Empowered Woman Empowers Women

09:48 We Are More Than Just Our Labels

19:26 Doing It All- What It Means  

23:59 Take a Break!

31:59 Reward Yourself

35:50 Work-Life-Balance

40:05 See Your Beauty Without a Mirror and a Compliment

43:10 Get to Know Yourself

Sep 24, 2019

“Look at what you believe at around age. Realize which of these beliefs no longer serve you because they're just limiting you from doing what you desire to do… Go out and just do it.”­- Bettina Gordon-Wayne

Generally, it is when a woman enters motherhood that she really feels the joys of being a woman. Motherhood is a blissful, self-fulfilling role. However, as she enters her 40s, the societal norm starts to get backwards and discouraging. Learn why you should not let these beliefs hold you back and dictate who you should be and what you should do. This episode’s encouragement: Go ahead and do it. It’s your life and happiness.

 

Check out my website: http://thekimsutton.com/  

Shownotes: http://thekimsutton.com/pp606/

 

Follow Kim on:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kimsuttonofficial/ 

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimberlyannesutton/ 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thekimsutton/  

 

Highlights:

01:24 Blooming “Late Bloomer”

08:38 Step Away From That Narrow Societal Norms

16:31 Never Too Old to be a Mom

22:41 Motherhood in the Early Years vs Later Years

24:55 The Right Motherhood Mindset

31:35 The Dimensions of Pregnancy

37:16 A Real Story

46:55 Just Do It!

Sep 19, 2019

“Live your passion. Find out what your purpose is and live that purpose with so much passion, so much joy, because that would truly bring you positive productivity.” -Lani Yamasaki

 

Are you happy and satisfied with your life right now? If you feel that emptiness, then you are yet to live your purpose. Find your balance and let go of the things that burden you. Your passion is a map that takes you to where you’re meant to be. This episode will teach you how to follow that map, plus a bunch of practical tips to make your journey a little bit easier. Live your purpose. It’s the only way you can say you’ve lived to the fullest.

 

Check out my website: http://thekimsutton.com / 

Shownotes: http://thekimsutton.com/pp605/ 

 

Follow Kim on:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kimsuttonofficial/  

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimberlyannesutton/  

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thekimsutton/ 

 

Highlights:

01:49 Building Bridges

05:32 Repurpose What We Have

09:08 Finding Kuleana

18:50 When You’re On the Wrong Road

28:00 The 30-Day Abundance Challenge

35:46 Outsource

44:55 Building Social Legacy

48:26 Work Life and Balance

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