Women In Business

Spunky Old Broad®  Downloadable .mp3 Audio Interviews

Join Dr. Gayle Carson in her “Women in Business” radio show where she interviews women entrepreneurs and/or senior managers. She explores their background, history, accomplishments as well as their business insights.  Interviewees have come from England, Israel, Canada, New Zealand, Australia as well as the U.S.  What can you learn from these smart women in business?

Tune in and find out! (Live Broadcast Schedule)


Recent Shows

December 4, 2017 – Susan Binnie

Susan is an entrepreneur, motivational speaker and most important, the mother of 4 amazing children. She talks about what it took to become an entrepreneur, the challenges of running a business and being a mom, and what it’s like being a woman in a male dominated industry. She runs workshops for women who want to achieve success by believing in their power and without getting overwhelmed.

November 27, 2017 – Katie O’Neal

When Katie O’Neal sold her first cob of corn in Missouri little did she know that someday she would be the program director of Society Bytes radio. It was not an easy journey as she learn form being a shoe shiner, a balloon entrepreneurial , a casino dealer, pet sitter, and into being a radio host turning into the programming director of SBR. What you will learn from Katie is that no matter how old or young, nor surviving anything that is thrown at you by the world you can survive. Listen as Katie takes you on a entrepreneurial woman’s journey

November 12, 2017 – Holly Gleason

Woman Walk the Line: How the Women in Country Music Changed our Lives



November 5, 2017 – Linda Gassenheimer

Linda Gassenheimer is a TV and radio personality, syndicated journalist, award-winning, best-selling author, spokesperson, food consultant, not to mention the award-winning author of sixteen cookbooks. Her weekly “Dinner in Minutes” column is read by over 4 million people each week and she produces and hosts “Food News and Views” each week on WLRN National Public Radio. Using her latest guide, The 12-Week Diabetes Cookbook: Your Super Simple Plan for Organizing, Budgeting, and Cooking Amazing Dinners (American Diabetes Association), you can shop and organize food over the weekend so that assembling the ingredients and just a little cooking will get a meal on the table in minutes throughout the whole week. Sections include information on how to buy, how to store, what to freeze—even the projected costs of each meal

October 22, 2017 – Kim Albee

Kim delivers what entrepreneurs, small and midsize businesses need to do to attract leads and grow new customers. She talks about the one big mistakes they make and how she defines a “marketing jerk.” She speaks to what she sees wrong with websites and the missed opportunities they have. She talks about how people should opt in to a list


October 8, 2017 – Jean Kuhn

Jean helps business owners get new clients quickly and easily and increase their cash flow fast. She talks why she bought a bankrupt business and how she turned it around quickly. She talks about the 3 best tips you can give to help people move forward today. She speaks to working with franchisees and the biggest results her clients have had. She is the author of “F*Ups, Franchisee Screw-ups That Can Cost You Thousands.”

October 2, 2017 – Ellen Finkelstein

Ellen is an expert on using PowerPoint and presentation skills to communicate clearly and powerfully. She talks about how she got started and why speaking is so important to promoting their business. She talks about what most speakers doing wrong with their slides and what they should be doing instead. She speaks to the type of platform recommended for webinars.

September 24, 2017 – Lorri Allen

Lorri works with spunky people who want to craft better messages and organizations that need to communicate quickly in crisis. She talks about why sound bites are so important and why so many people are tempted to use “No Comment” She speaks to the two things that reporters and talk show hosts want. She also comments about “fake news.”


September 10, 2017 – Jacobina Trump

Jacobina is a Dutch born artist who studies at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in The Hague, Holland. She talks about the role of women in business today and what she is most passionate about. She speaks to her mission to teach people how to use the creative mind by learning how to draw and whether her business would be easier if she were a man.


September 3, 2017 – Pay Iyer – Author-Editor

Pat has written or edited more than 800 books, chapters, online courses, articles and case studies and she has written over 1500 blog posts. As a ghostwriter and developmental editor, she works with experts to help them share their brilliance in books and online courses. She speaks to how blogs works for your business, the most engaging types of blog posts and the elements of blogging success.

August 27, 2013 – Dr. Nancy Grant – Business Emergency Management

Nancy is an expert in emergency management. She talks about why it’s important and how she got into this business and why small businesses need to spend their limited resources preparing for this.She speaks to her faith-based security summit and whether she approaches this market differently. She speaks to preparedness .


August 20, 2017 – Dr. Nilda Perez – Futurist

Nilda is an expert futurist who delves into the trends that shape the future. She talks about the methods she uses to do this and how she analyzes a business. She talks about why strategic foresight planning is important to business and why businesses should care about trends in their industry. She also discusses whether a company should toss everything they’ve done for new innovative ideas.

August 13, 2017 Katrina Sawa

Katrina is a business coach who kicks her clients and their businesses into high gear. She tells it like it is and is the author of “Love Yourself Successful” where she shows how to develop consistently profitable business strategies. She says she “kicks you in the butt to get it all done.” She talks about how she helps you make more money doing what you love.


August 7, 2017 – Alinka Rutkowska

Alinka used to work in multinational corporations and talks about why she left. She talks about why she starting treating her book adventure as a business and focused on helping authors. Her book “How I sold 80,000 books” has over 300 reviews and how she came up with it. She also ran a 5-Figure Author Challenge which was a successful online summit and has something called LibraryBub which she explains.

July 23, 2017 – Susan Rueppel – Consciousness Leader – Wintuition

Susan is a Consciousness Leader who illuminates the unique genius of entrepreneurs to make business easier and more fun. She talks about what intuition is and if it’s the same for everyone. She talks about what famous successful people use intuition and her vision of the future when people are using their intuition intentionally


July 16, 2017 – Jen Truesdale – Overcoming Mediocrity

Jen is an insurance agent, notary public, justice of the peace and an Aflac Associate in 9 states. She talks about starting her own business and why she decided to work with Aflac. She speaks to how she helps people and how she balances being a business owner and single mother of 3. She is also a contributing author to “Overcoming Mediocrity.”


July 9, 2017 – Carolyn de Posada

Carolyn talks about combining her career as an attorney and a speaker. She’s a blogger so talks about that as well as what the Postcard Promise is. She speaks to being a working mother who may feel guilty being away from her kids and gives her thoughs on a divorced parent who only sees their child every other weekend.


July 3, 2017 – Shirley Decker – Entrepreneur

Shirley talks about why she started her business and what she loves about it. She speaks to how she selected her team and how her past endeavors come into play today. She talks about the obstacles she’s faced and why it’s important to be active in your community and the end goal of any profits she makes. She also speaks to the positive and negative aspects of what she does.

July 2, 2017 – Laurie Zerga – Booming Business with Ease

Laurie Zerga works with companies to fast track their business and she explains how to do that. She speaks on what the keys are for a profitable business and what happens when a business owner creates a vision. She also talks about why that vision is so important and why she has CEO’s look at everything in their life. She gives an example of a client she has helped end to end.

June 19, 2017 – Michelle Villalobos – Personal Branding Expert

Michelle talks about how she got started in business and the lessons learned along the way. She speaks to being purpose driven and why that’s important for business owners. She talks about having fun in her business and how her business model impacts her lifestyle. She speaks to how women entrepreneurs can overcome resistance to sales and the biggest challenges for women right now.

June 11, 2017 – Lori Wyman – Casting Director

Lori is a prominent Casting Director in the Southeast and talks about how she got started and the favorite

project that she worked on. She also teaches actors how to audition and speaks to what changes have happened in the film industry in Florida. She discusses celebrities she’s met and what is on her bucket list.

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