Posts by Dorothy Illson

Ep 060: Iron Sharpens Iron with Aaron Walker

About Aaron: For over 38 years, Aaron has been a small business owner, devoted husband, and community leader. He is a veteran entrepreneur who began his first business at 18 years old. After selling that business to a Fortune 500 company nine years later, he set out on a journey that lasted four decades, building…

Episode 059: Success Is Always Uphill

About the Episode: Dorothy recently listened to an episode of For The Love of Money, a podcast by Chris Harder, where the guest was John Maxwell, a leadership expert with over 31 million books sold. While discussing the topic of quitting, and how often people think about doing it, John said something that really struck…

The New Revolution for Women Entrepreneurs with Nathalie Molina Niño

Episode 058: The New Revolution for Women Entrepreneurs with Nathalie Molina Niño About Nathalie: What I love about Nathalie is that she isn’t satisfied with the status quo, and frankly never has been. She launched her first tech startup at the age of 20, which kickstarted her path of being a game-changing force for women entrepreneurs. By…

057: One Moment of Radical Courage

About the Episode: Dorothy recently spent a long weekend in Puerto Rico at a Mastermind event hosted by John Lee Dumas and Kate Erickson of Entrepreneurs On Fire. Each participant at this event had a two-hour-long “hot seat” where the whole group helped them find ways to move their businesses forward. It was during another…

056: Creating the American Dream with Alberto Altamirano

About Beto: Beto has a deeply personal foundation for his interest in public policy, which has led him to work at the Texas House of Representatives, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and the U.S. Senate. In 2015 Beto co-founded Cityflag, driven by his passion for technology, urban development and civic engagement. So what is…