Can I Pick your brain chat


Learn how you can gain the Unwavering Attitude and Time Tested Tools you need to BUILD a SUCCESSFUL LIFESTYLE BUSINESS that can get you the FINANCIAL FREEDOM you deserve! In this business podcast I pick the brains of successful entrepreneurs to find out what they did to get to where they are today.



84: Beating Cancer: Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneur with Kelsey Ramsden (May 25th, 2017)


My guest today was diagnosed with a rare case of cancer. But that didn’t stop her from being named Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneur 2 years in a row and one of Canada's 100 Most Powerful Women.

Kelsey Ramsden is nothing short of a powerhouse.

She juggled raising three kids and gruelling cancer treatments while building a 50 million dollar empire.

Among her portfolio of companies are, a children’s monthly subscription service, a construction company, a residential project management company and ...


83: Failing My Way to 8 Figures with Noah Kagan (May 22nd, 2017)


My guest today got fired from Facebook and lost $100 Million which is what his stock would have been worth today!

He also lost $1.7 million worth of stock by walking away from his job at

I would say he’s probably lost more money than all the people I know combined.

And yet he has become a huge success. In fact he has built multiple products that have generated more than 7 figures and has grown his email list to over 700,000 followers

Today Noah Kagan is the Chief Sumo of which ...


82: From Being Crushed to Crushing It with Cole Hatter (May 17th, 2017)


My guest today went from putting out fires to putting out people’s fears

Cole Hatter went from saving lives as a fireman to almost losing his own life in 2 tragic accidents. One of them left him in a wheelchair and took the life of his best friend.

It was a turning point in his life and he found himself physically, mentally, emotionally and financially broke.

Fast forward a few short years and Cole has built several multimillion dollar businesses and is the brainchild behind one of the most tal...


81: How I went from Homeless to Millionaire by being ‘Stupid’ with Dawnna St Louis (May 14th, 2017)

My guest today went from being homeless and living out of her car to building and selling her tech consultancy for .. wait for it … quarter of a Billion Dollars!

Dawnna St Louis is one of those people that against all the odds, has come out on top with an insatiable desire to help others get there too.

In fact she is on a mission to help a million business owners become millionaires.

Her business mentor was a veteran FBI Hostage Negotiator who taught her the art of negotiating her way to anythin...


80: How I Retired 3 times by Staying Laser Focused with Joseph Isaacs (May 8th, 2017)


Today I will be picking the brain of a serial entrepreneur who knows a thing or two about starting, growing and selling businesses. In fact he has retired 3 times!

Joseph Isaacs has started, developed and sold numerous businesses in a range of industries back in the 1970’s way before I was even thought of being conceived.

His various ventures have included a construction company, Womens Swimwear, a consulting firm, a telecommunications company, property portfolio, a gourmet cheesecake manufact...


79: How I Made a Million Dollars in a Day with Russell Brunson (May 4th, 2017)

Do you dream of having a sales process that makes you money while you sleep?

How about a following of fans that buy products from you every time you release something?

Well my guest today can make that dream come true.

Russell Brunson is one of the most genuine online marketers I have come across… and there are more online marketers than there are drops of water in the ocean

Starting out with selling videos on how to make potato guns Russell quickly learned the science of selling online.

He went o...


78: 90,000 Burpees: Becoming a Super Achiever by Mastering Consistency with Joshua Spodek (Apr 27th, 2017)

My guest today is probably one of the most accomplished and consistent individuals I have had the pleasure to meet.

Joshua Spodek holds five Ivy-League degrees, including a PhD in Astrophysics and an MBA from Columbia University, has finished six marathons, holds six patents, has co-founded several education ventures, competed at the World and National level of Ultimate Frisbee, including playing at the first Ultimate Tournament in North Korea, swam across the Hudson River, has done over 90,0...


77: Secret Sales Tactics from the Military with Wes Schaeffer (Apr 25th, 2017)

My guest today spent 9 years in the Air Force and took his dedication into the business world.

He went from serving his country by protecting them from the enemy to protecting business owners from going broke.

Wes Schaeffer is best known as the ‘Sales Whisperer’. Which may sound a little cheesy but he’ll explain what the name means later in the show.

If you are struggling to get MORE leads, close MORE deals and take home MORE cash then you are in good hands.

Wes has received many awards including...


76: How to Get Anything Done by Creating ‘Emergencies’ with Meir Ezra (Apr 19th, 2017)


My guest today was born with his 2 feet pointing backwards.

The doctor said he would never be able to walk … well he proved that doctor wrong and became a high-ranking submarine diver in the Israeli navy. Chosen among 4000 applicants of which only 21 made the cut!

Whilst he was physically at a disadvantage he had something more effective. Mental toughness and the belief that he could achieve anything he desired.

Meir Ezra made his first 100 million dollars when he was just 31 years old!

He is th...


75: The Rise, Fall & Return of James Arthur Ray with James Arthur Ray (Apr 6th, 2017)


When I prepared for this interview today I had tears in my eyes and found myself getting very emotional.

My guest today has a shocking story that begins with a rising star. At one point James Arthur Ray was considered to be one of the top 10 Self Help Motivational Speakers in the world. Although he would shudder at the mention of it because he doesn’t like those descriptions.

He has helped hundreds of thousands of people and companies, from 143 different countries around the world,

His company ...


74: Mastering the Mind, Money & Making an Impact with Tom Bilyeu (Apr 3rd, 2017)


Today is the day that I get to pick the brain of one of my biggest inspirations.

Tom Bileu is the Co-founder of Quest Nutrition which is saving lives one health bar at a time. It was the second fastest growing company in 2014 which grew by 57,000% in year 3 and was valued at over a billion dollars within just 5 years!

Tom is also the founder and host of Impact Theory where he follows his guests down their personal rabbit hole to explore the mindsets of the world’s highest achievers and discove...


73: Dead for 90 mins: What I Learned From Dying with Cherie Aimee (Mar 30th, 2017)

My guest today died 6 years ago.

How’s that for an intro….

Well it’s true.

She flatlined in her husband's arms.

Doctors couldn't resuscitate her for over 90-minutes and it took a massive team of over 100 doctors and surgeons from around the world and $3 million dollars to save her life, as she

shattered medical records globally.

Cherie Aimee spent 4 and half years as a pioneer patient implanted with the latest in bio-medical technology, a device known as an LVAD (Left Ventricular Assist Device) oth...


72: Building a Billion Dollar Company with Mark Organ (Mar 27th, 2017)


Have you ever been close to filing bankruptcy?

My guest today almost filed 4 times and then grew his company which sold to Oracle for a whopping 871 Million Dollars!

Mark Organ is today the founder and CEO of Influitive, a powerful platform that could help you gain massive increases in referrals, create better communication with your clients, have immediate access to references, get your content on steroids and much more!

Mark first revolutionized B2B marketing as the founding CEO of Eloqua , ...


71: How to Build an Empire by Letting Go with Eric Casaburi (Mar 20th, 2017)


Today I have the pleasure and honor of picking the brain of a man that not only has a massive bank balance, but a massive heart to match it.

Starting at humble beginings, working at a local gym at the age of 13, Eric Casaburi is today the owner of Retro Fitness, which currently has over one hundred and fifty clubs serving over 500,000 members across seventeen states and does over $150 MILLION in annual revenue

He’s also the founder and CEO of Fierce Brands and author of ‘Just Make Money: the E...


70: Transactional to Transformational with Yanik Silver (Mar 20th, 2017)


My guest today has built, not one, but eight 7-figure products and has been named one of the top internet marketers in the world.

Yanik Silver is one of those guys that seems to manage to do more in a week than most people do in a lifetime.

Among many of the projects he has launched he is most famous for creating the Maverick 1000 - a private, invitation-only global network of the top entrepreneurs and industry transformers.

If I mention all the media Yanik has been featured in I won’t have any...


69: The Art of Making Things Happen with Steve Sims (Mar 16th, 2017)

Have you ever wanted to meet Richard Branson on Necker Island or how about take a trip to space. Maybe you thought of diving deep and taking a tour of the Titanic … how about flying a supersonic military jet?

Have you ever fantasized about being James Bond for the day?

Well my guest today can make it happen.

In fact he can pretty much take any fantasy you have and make it a reality … for the right price of course!

Steve Sims is the founder of Bluefish, an exclusive luxury concierge service for th...


68: Rejected to Super Connected: Becoming an Influencer with Jon Levy (Mar 14th, 2017)

Have you ever felt rejected?

Well my guest today went from being the kid in school that nobody wanted to sit next to, to becoming the man that the biggest influencers and celebrities want to sit with.

The pain of rejection pushed him on a mission to find out how human beings tick. How they make decisions and why they do what they do.

This fascination led him on crazy adventures, from inviting well known actors and billionaires to dinner; to being crushed by a bull after slapping it on the behind...


67: From Start-Up to Scale-Up with Verne Harnish (Mar 8th, 2017)


There was once a boy who grew up in a wealthy home, but tragedy struck and he watched his father lose his business. He was so affected by it, that deep down inside he decided that he would make it his mission in life to help people never experience such a thing.

At 15 years old he started selling appliances and while he was still in college he helped run a 12 million dollar company.

He then went on to build what is now famously known as the Entrepreneurs Organisation - which is considered to b...


66: How PowToon Scaled to 10 Million Users with Ilya Spitalnik (Mar 6th, 2017)

In 2012, four friends met in a cafe to solve a problem: How can you communicate a message without putting your audience to sleep, or driving them to check Facebook under the table during your presentation? The answer seemed simple - how about one of those great animated videos! But working with an animation studio can take weeks and cost thousands of dollars. And so our four friends decided, right then and there, to create a tool that everyone can use when they need their message to make an i...


65: Why I Walked Away from a Billion Dollar Company with Laura Coe (Mar 2nd, 2017)


I want you close your eyes, (unless you're driving in which case keep them wide open!) and picture yourself sitting on a sandy beach sipping on a cocktail looking out at the perfectly blue peaceful ocean. You are married to the person of your dreams. You have beautiful children. You are in great physical shape. You have just sold your business to a multi Billion dollar fortune 500 company …. and yet … you sit there … feeling empty inside. Something is missing but you don’t know what it is …