CEO School

By Suneera Madhani & Shannan Monson

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Patrice Poltzer
 Jul 30, 2020
Shannan has enabled me to expand my video production company in ways I hadn't even imagined. I feel like I have new glasses on as a business woman and the additional online revenue stream has been a Godsend this year. CANNOT WAIT FOR THIS✨

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Less than 2% of female founders ever break 1M in revenue. We’re on a mission to change that. Welcome to CEO School. We’re your hosts Suneera Madhani and Shannan Monson, and each week you’ll learn from incredible mentors who’ve made it to the 2% club as well as women well on their way. But first, a few class rules. Come grab your seat because we’re here to get sh*t done. We’re one team, one dream. And we believe that we deserve to have it all. You’re a real business now. Class is officially in session.

Episode Date
Wine Wednesday: 7 Myths About Entrepreneurship
20:15

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Shannan shares the real behind-the-scenes of entrepreneurship, her biggest business failure, facing bigger challenges as you grow, and getting out of the comparison trap.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Sep 16, 2020
9. How to Launch a Side Hustle in 10 Days with Balanced Black Girl Les Alfred
42:08

In today's episode, you'll hear from Les Alfred, creator of Balanced Black Girl and host of Balanced Black Girl Podcast. Les shares how she transitioned from being a successful fitness influencer to creating the Balanced Black Girl, and the challenges she faced pivoting into a new space. You'll learn the three things Les has done to really move the needle in her business while continuing to work full time in corporate. We talk about the importance of self-care to stay calm and grounded, and the role your menstrual cycle plays in your energy levels and how to use it as a strategic asset in your business.

Sign up for Les’ webinar Self-Care for Stress Management on 9/26 here: https://www.balancedblackgirl.com/class   

Connect with Les:
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/balancedles/

Podcast: https://www.instagram.com/balancedblackgirlpodcast/

Website: https://www.balancedblackgirl.com/

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Sep 14, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: How to Build an Inc 500 Best Places to Work Dream Team
23:03

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Suneera is sharing the importance of hiring team members that lead to exponential growth not just to complete tasks, how to ensure new team members are successful, hiring employees who align with the mission of your company, and why you should have an 80/20 rule.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Sep 09, 2020
8. How to Create Follow-you-anywhere Fans with Macy McNeely
33:54

In today's episode, you'll hear from Macy McNeely, co-founder and co-CEO of GUIDE Culture. Macy shares the beach trip that changed everything and how what she resisted learning from her dad became the basis of the business she runs today. You'll learn how sales skills applies to everything in our life and the impact of getting laser focused on one thing. You'll hear about how Macy deals with overwhelm in her business, the risks she took to invest in building a team to support her, and the importance of deciding you’ve already won. Macy teaches us why being liked and trusted is critical to selling effectively the most important thing you can do right now to start connecting more with your audience.

Connect with Macy:
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/macymcneely/
Follow along with all things biz here: https://www.instagram.com/theguideculture/

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Sep 07, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: Active Listening
11:03

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Suneera is sharing why active listening is such an important skill to have as a leader. You'll learn how to know if you are actually listening, easy ways to remind yourself to practice active listening, and how you can use it in all aspects of your life.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Sep 02, 2020
7. How to Leverage Social Media to Build an Irresistible Brand
44:01

In today's episode, you'll hear from Stephanie Cartin, co-founder of Socialfly, a social media marketing and influencing agency, and co-host of The Entreprenista podcast. Stephanie shares how she felt the entrepreneurial pull early on in her life, what it was like going all in on Socialfly and hitting the million dollar mark. You'll hear why Stephanie focused on building a personal brand alongside the agency and how The Entreprenista podcast came to life. Stephanie gives us tips for sharing content on social media for your business and personal page, the benefit of having real conversations with your customers, and the importance of leveraging video on your socials.

Connect with Stephanie:
Instagram:
instagram.com/stephjillcartin/
instagram.com/socialfly/
instagram.com/entreprenistas/

Website: socialflyny.com

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 31, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: Sprint Planning
10:03

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Suneera is sharing what sprint planning is and how you can use it in your day to day life to accomplish big projects. You'll learn how sprint planning allows you to visually see progress towards your goals and makes it easier to delegate tasks to your team so that you can complete your projects faster and more efficiently.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Aug 26, 2020
6. How to Get 90,000 Followers in One Week with Ashley Reeves
46:41

In today's episode, you'll hear from Ashley Reeves, a body-positive mother, entrepreneur and speaker who has spent the last decade building better body image and empowering others to do the same. Amanda shares what it is like to shift focuses when you aren’t excited about your niche anymore, and how she transitioned from a food blogger to a personal brand. You'll learn how Ashley decides on and creates offerings for her audience and her thoughts on competition and how your core beliefs, experiences and unique way of sharing your message sets you apart from others in your same niche. We talk embracing your real life moments on Instagram, finding what is sustainable for you so you can show up consistently online, and the value in being an early adopter.

Connect with Ashley:
Instagram: http://instagram.com/ashleyrosereeves
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ashleyrosereeves

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 24, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: How to Get Started with Reels
18:46

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Shannan breaks down what Reels are and why you should start to use them now. You'll learn how you can use Reels to repurpose your best performing posts, editing hacks and how to re-create any Reel for your own page. Shannan and Suneera share the stats they are seeing right now on their own accounts for Reels.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Aug 19, 2020
5. Why It’s Your Duty to Create and Share Wealth With Amanda Tress
52:56

In today's episode, you'll hear from Amanda Tress, founder of the FASTer Way to Fat Loss, one of the fastest-growing health and fitness companies on the market today. Amanda shares about the beginnings of the company and how it originated from a pain point that wasn’t being solved in fitness industry. You'll hear how Amanda used her background in digital marketing to build a tribe of brand ambassadors and the impact of her innovative one tier affiliate model. She shares how pivoting early on allowed for more scalability, the challenges of making iterations to your business model, and the importance of defining what success means for you.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 17, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: Sunday Zoom Out
11:35

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Suneera is sharing her process for looking ahead each week so she can be as productive as possible while still making time for what is most important. In this episode, you'll learn why you should identify your top three priorities, how to avoid filling your calendar with endless to-dos, and the importance of setting aside time to execute on the tasks that will continue moving the needle. 

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way.

Aug 12, 2020
4. How to Master Your Mindset for Viral Success with Ivirlei Brookes
42:49

In today's episode, you'll hear from Ivirlei Brookes, an actress and mindset mentor who focuses on helping female creatives and entrepreneurs create a lifestyle around self-mastery and wellness. Ivirlei tells all about the IGTV (she almost didn’t post) that went viral and changed everything for her. We talk about preparing for the success you want, owning your ability to rewrite your story, and tips for handling your negative inner voice. Ivirlei shares her number one piece of mindset advice and the importance of never losing your belief in yourself.

Check out Ivirlei’s viral video here: https://mavenelle.com/white-women-who-want-to-help-heres-how/

Learn more about Ivirlei’s workshop, Intentional Activism: https://mavenellelabs.kartra.com/page/FO596

Connect with Ivirlei: 

instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ivirlei/

website: https://mavenelle.com/

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 10, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: Hacking Insta Stories
18:11

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Shannan teaches how to show up in stories consistently while still being present in the moment, using the principles of storytelling to keep your viewer's engaged, and her genius storyboarding technique to get the most impact out of your stories.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

Aug 05, 2020
Wine Down Wednesday: Becoming a Thought Leader
14:11

In this week's Wine Down Wednesday, Suneera is sharing her knowledge on thought leadership. You'll learn the first step to take if you want to start getting featured in the media, what it means to be a thought leader, the importance of creating original, authentic content, and how to set yourself up for success when pitching.

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

Aug 03, 2020
3. How Everything Is Rigged in Your Favor with Reese Evans
01:04:01

In this episode, you'll hear from Reese Evans, a Mindset + Abundance Coach, and Creator of the YES SUPPLY METHOD. Reese shares the why behind Yes Supply and how she got started in online business and built a community which turned into a signature coaching program. We talk about the impact of our brain’s subconscious programming on our lives, balancing being a mom and CEO, and becoming results managers vs activity managers. Reese breaks down her process for automation, the importance of SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures), and creating products your clients share like wildfire.

Resources mentioned:

Learn more about Reese’s work at www.yessupply.co

Join the FREE facebook group: www.yessupply.co/freefacebookgroup

Connect with Reese:

instagram: instagram.com/yessupply

twitter: twitter.com/yessupply

pinterest: pinterest.com/yessupply

facebook: facebook.com/yessupply

tumblr: yessupply.tumblr.com 

Follow along on snapchat: @yessupply

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 03, 2020
2. Why Being Underestimated Is Your Greatest Asset with Shannan Monson
47:23

In this episode, Shannan tells her story of going against the grain of her upbringing to building a million dollar business. She shares why you need to be creating amazing content in your business, the importance of focusing on building community, and setting your business up to sell a repeatable system versus trading your time for dollars.  In this episode, you'll also hear how Suneera and Shannan became business partners and the story behind CEO School.

Connect with Shannan:

instagram.com/shannanmonson

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 03, 2020
1. Why You Should Bet on Yourself with Suneera Madhani
49:03

In this episode, you'll hear Suneera's story as she shares her experience as a daughter of immigrants whose entrepreneurship was a necessity, not an option. She tells all about the beginnings of Fat Merchant, the value of always putting the customer first and getting scrappy when you are starting out.  Suneera shares about the importance of building a team around you, defining core values your employees can rally behind, and taking the time for self-development. You'll walk away inspired by her resilience and grit to keep going with all the odds stacked against her.

Connect with Suneera:

instagram.com/suneeramadhani

This episode is brought to you by The Icon Method, our proven playbook to win back your time with passive income. 

Follow @ceoschool on Instagram for inspiration and exclusive behind-the-scenes you won’t find anywhere else. We also have an absolutely incredible FREE resource for you–it’s the 7 lessons we learned building 7 and 8 figure businesses, these are complete game changers and we want to give it to you, completely free. All you have to do is leave a review of the podcast–why you love listening–screenshot the review, and email it to hello@ceoschoolpodcast.com and we’ll send it your way. 

See you in the next class!

Aug 03, 2020
Welcome to CEO School—you're a real business now
01:00

Less  than  2%  of  female  founders  ever  break  1M  in  revenue.
We’re on a mission to change that. Welcome to CEO School.
We’re  your  hosts  Suneera  Madhani  and  Shannan  Monson,
and  each  week  you’ll  learn  from  incredible  mentors  who’ve
made it to the 2% club as well as women well on their way.
But  first,  a  few  class  rules.  Come  grab  your  seat  because
we’re here to get sh*t done. We’re one team, one dream. And
we  believe  that  we  deserve  to  have  it  all.  You’re  a  real
business now. Class is officially in session.

Jul 27, 2020