Author Archives: Brian Califano

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About Brian Califano

Brian Califano is the co-founder & managing partner at AcceleratingCFO in New York, NY.

EMAIL: brian@acceleratingcfo.com

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PHONE: 917-528-1832

The Prophets of Profit: Uncovering Your Emotional Intelligence With Alexander Hamilton Dunlop
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The Prophets of Profit: Uncovering Your Emotional Intelligence With Alexander Hamilton Dunlop | Brian Califano

We were lucky to speak with perhaps our most enlightened guest to date, Alexander Hamilton Dunlop. Alexander is a Strategic Advisor, Guide and Life Coach who brings more than 20 years of professional coaching and consulting experience to his position as Founder and Director of the New York City-based Life Elevated.

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The Prophets of Profit: Small Business Champion, Nina Kaufman
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The Prophets of Profit: Small Business Champion, Nina Kaufman | Brian Califano

We were glad to sit down with small business champion and not-your-ordinary business lawyer, Nina Kaufman. Forbes Magazine calls Kaufman “One of the 25 Most Influential Women Tweeting about Entrepreneurship.” The U.S. Small Business Administration named her their regional Women in Business Champion of the Year. In over 15 years in business, Nina has helped thousands of entrepreneurs generate hundreds of millions of dollars.

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The Prophets of Profit: Most of the People You Need are Already in Your Network with Judy Robinett
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We’re honored to have had the chance to speak with “the woman with the titanium digital Rolodex.” Super Connector, Judy Robinett, has more than 30 years of experience as an entrepreneur and corporate leader. Author of How to Be a Power Connector: The 5+50+100 Rule for Turning Your Business Network into Profits, Judy has been profiled in Fast Company, Forbes, VentureBeat, Huffington Post, and Bloomberg Businessweek.

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The Prophets of Profit: Making A Global Impact With Shimmy Mehta
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The Prophets of Profit: Making A Global Impact With Shimmy Mehta | Brian Califano

It is fitting that, as we begin to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we share our conversation with successful philanthropist, Shimmy Mehta, founder of Angelwish. Angelwish is a digital nonprofit that provides an accessible way to grant wishes to millions of children who suffer from chronic illnesses. Below are some highlights from our conversation in which Shimmy takes us behind the scenes of his incredible charity and discusses the global importance of paying it forward.

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The Prophets of Profit: Becoming a Social Media Maven and How You Can Too with Deirdre Breakenridge
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The Prophets of Profit: Becoming a Social Media Maven and How You Can Too with Deirdre Breakenridge | Brian Califano

We are grateful to have spoken with the very accomplished author, entrepreneur, and CEO of Pure Performance Communications, Deirdre Breakenridge. With an esteemed career spanning more than 25 years, Deirdre is internationally sought after for her PR, marketing, branding, and social media expertise. Breakenridge is the author of five Financial Times Press books including: Social Media and Public Relations: Eight New Practices for the PR ProfessionalPutting the Public Back in Public Relations: How Social Media Is Reinventing the Aging Business of PR, and PR 2.0: New Media, New Tools, New Audiences. She’s also the host of the podcast, Women Worldwide, and was awarded the Best 50 Women in Business by NJBIZ in 2015.

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The Prophets of Profit: Reducing Stress and Avoiding Costly Mistakes with David Shriner-Cahn
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The Prophets of Profit: Reducing Stress and Avoiding Costly Mistakes with David Shriner-Cahn | Brian Califano

We had the pleasure to speak with David Shriner-Cahn, President of TEND Strategic Partners and host of the business podcast, Smashing the Plateau, which features leaders helping leaders break through barriers. David works with CEOs of successful companies that keep hitting roadblocks.

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The Prophets of Profit: The Difference Between a Networker and a Connector
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The Prophets of Profit: The Difference Between a Networker and a Connector | Brian Califano

We had the pleasure to speak with connector, entrepreneur, business developer, speaker, creator of ConnectorCon, and founder of Small Pond Enterprises, Michael Roderick! Michael also has the prestigious and unique credit of going from a high school teacher to a Broadway producer in under two years.

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Turning your Passion into a Business with Michael Prichinello & Zac Moseley
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Turning your Passion into a Business with Michael Prichinello & Zac Moseley | Brian Califano

This interview takes the award for Coolest Location. We sat down with Classic Car Club (CCC) Manhattan co-founders, Zac Moseley and Mike Prichinello, in a 1963 AIRSTREAM at the Classic Car Club in Manhattan! Zac and Mike told us the story of how they turned their passion into a profitable career.

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The Prophets of Profit: Living an Oola Life
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The Prophets of Profit: Living an Oola Life | Brian Califano

We had the pleasure to interview Dr. Dave Braun and Dr. Troy Amdahl, co-authors of the International Best Selling book, Oola: Find Balance in an Unbalanced World. Dr. Dave (the Oola Seeker) and Dr. Troy (the Oola Guru) are renowned experts in a proper work/life balance. They travel the world, helping people find balance and growth in the “Seven Key Areas of Life,” better known as the “Seven F’s of Oola”: Fitness, Finance, Family, Field, Faith, Friends, and Fun. A better “you” makes a better family, a better community, and ultimately a better world.

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The Prophets of Profit: Standing Out in a Busy World Today with Dorie Clark
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The Prophets of Profit: Standing Out in a Busy World Today with Dorie Clark | Brian Califano

In this interview, Dorie Clark shares some of her best practices. Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker, and frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, TIME, Entrepreneur, and the World Economic Forum blog. She is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future and her most recent book, Stand Out: How to Find Your Breakthrough Idea and Build a Following Around It. Some of her clients include: Google, the World Bank, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, the Ford Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Yale University.

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