Clevr Talk- Building an Iconic Presence with Alex Kushneir


Our Clevr Talk with Alex Kushneir was a great conversation about building an iconic presence. We dug into Alex's expertise on story telling, and showing up on social media- (and how)! You can see how genuine he is sharing his journey and his love for story telling. His focus on helping others share their story if they are a personal brand or business brand is the gifting he has leveraged to help people attract their ideal clients and service their mission with ease. 

During the conversation, Alex shared the following insights to Kareen and Jeff's questions regarding the impact of producing videos that create a connect with your viewer, and stay on purpose. He answered:

  • What is the framework behind producing video content that generates engagement?
  • How (and why) to show up on social media if you are not comfortable being on camera?
  • What are the different methods you have between building a personal brand and a business brand via video content?
  • Why is the back story of...
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Clevr Talk- Tiny Business, Big Money with Elaine Pofeldt


Our Clevr Talk with Elaine Pofeldt was a great deep dive into her new book Tiny Business, Big Money. Imagine talking to over 100 entrepreneurs across different industries and pulling their lessons learned and methods to earning 7 figures together, that is the knowledge base that Elaine shares with us! If you have ever thought about an entrepreneurial journey or recently started one and you want to save time and money learning from those who have gone before you, grab her book!

Throughout the talk, Elaine dug into what it truly takes to become an entrepreneur, and how to scale your business creatively. Elaine pulled some great examples from her book to give the networks some tangible steps. 

As we opened the floor up for questions from our community, Elaine answered:

  • What should the first step be to become an entrepreneur? 
  • As a solopreneur, what should you think about before hiring?
  • What are some money saving ways to do market research?

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Clevr Talk - Retrospective with Kareen Walsh


This Clevr talk is a Retrospective on 2021 facilitated by Kareen Walsh to help you close out the year celebrating your wins and start to plan for 2022 taking aligned action. Kareen walks through her goal setting practice and prompts the group to follow along.

The method of goal setting that Kareen walks through includes:

  • Establishing your goal
  • Importance of celebrating wins as you work through your goal
  • What you need to stop doing to achieve your goal
  • What you need to start to achieve your goal
  • Breaking down your goal into bite sized pieces 

Watch the recorded talk so that you can step into aligned action in 2022. 

About Kareen Walsh

Kareen Walsh a Cofounder of Clevr Services and the Clevr Network.
She is a Start Up Adviser/Investor. Serial Entrepreneur. Executive Coach. Author. Podcaster. Kareen is the CEO/Founder of Revampologist, LLC a 7 Figure Boutique consulting and coaching company. She has 17+ Years entrepreneurial and executive experience leading and...
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Clevr Talk - Defining Your Personal Brand DNA with Elizabeth Stephens


This Clevr Talk helped our network define the DNA of their personal brand by learning the framework that Elizabeth Stephens from BrandBuilders Group uses with their mission driven client base. This method helped us understand how to build approachable and authentic personal brands that stem from our personal mission. It is so approachable!

Some of the questions asked during the call, that you also might be wondering:

  •  How do you determine what your Brand DNA is?
  • Why is establishing your personal brand important?
  • How do you build your personal brand that allows you to transition through different roles in business?
  • What are some tactics for someone who is moving from executive in someone else's company, to running their own?

Watch the recorded talk so you can get the answers to these questions, and more! Elizabeth graciously offered a Free Brand Call for the members in our network to get 1:1 time with her and help assess how to enhance your personal brand going...

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Clevr Talk - Build Your Executive Presence with Kim Kaupe


Having Kim Kaupe the founder of Bright Ideas Only , a creative agency, gave a talk to our Clevr Network in May, and it was such a highlight! Personal branding advice and support is a specialty she has helped a lot of top performers make sure they are crystal clear on how to do it in an aligned way. She is now working on building a way to educate others through her online course on how to build your executive presence in a clear and approachable way.

Click the Play button on the video to hear the whole talk! We received so many nuggets of how best to represent ourselves digitally, in person, and connect in an authentic way.

Highlights from the talk:

  • When you sit down with a friend, what keeps coming up that they ask YOU about? Use the common questions and way you answer it as a lens to create your content. (That's your secret sauce!)
  • Share the WHY behind the value you are adding - Answer the "Why does this matter?" question clearly in your messaging.
  • Stay professional and aligned...
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Clevr Talk - The DECK Leadership Approach to DE&I

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The discussion this month with founders of DECK Leadership, Shaun Peet and Mike Metcalf opening our network up to new thought, and understanding around what it means to create and consistently work to improve a culture based on values that demand diversity, equity, and inclusion. In this talk, Shaun and Mike share their personal journey of how they both ended up at Nascar, their individual desires of building a world class team of humans, and how it created the most diverse pit crew that Nascar has ever seen. 

They were gracious to answer our networks questions and showed us first hand what it means to have uncomfortable conversations and still move forward together. 

We could have talked for another 2 hours trying to get to everyone's question and continue to navigate ways to ensure that we are building cultures that are thoughtful of DE&I demands and learned so much in the short hour we had together. 

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Clevr Talk - Integrative Health in Business


What are you doing to ensure you are building and leading a healthy work environment? Do you struggle with figuring out ways to make sure your team is supported?

In this month's Clevr Talk, our panelists and hosts share their tactics and perspective on how business leaders need to focus on integrative measures to help your teams with their health in mind. 

Our Clevr Network members kept asking, "how can we better take care of ourselves, and our teams so that when crisis hits, we can move through it together?" We decided to host this talk about Integrative Health in Business to share our thinking around solutions to heal, strengthen, and empower yourself and your teams on how to build resilience, and enjoy the journey together as you do. We purposely use the word INTEGRATIVE because our health is not just one dimensional. Health is not just about your body, how fit you are, and what you eat, anymore. 

The Clevr Network founders definition of integrative health is a...

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Clevr Talk - The Future of Work - 02/17/2021


 "The Future of Work is Now!" as Elatia Abate, one of our Clevr Talk panelists loves to say!

So many take-aways from our February 2021 Clevr Talk!

The Clevr Network team is still reeling about the conversation and there are so many more questions we still need to answer! This was such a great start to bring awareness to the topics on all of our minds about the future of work. We are right in the middle of witnessing old systems crumble while innovation in the workplace is in high demand.

We want to thank our guest Panelists, Elatia Abate and Jackie Koch for sharing their insights and wisdom with us! This conversation has definitely sparked some additional questions that we plan to touch on in future talks like:

  • How can you gracefully transition from full time employment models to a more expertise/skills based contract work?
  • What will happen to all the vacant office spaces? How will people be coming together in the future if their business operations are constructed...
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