Whiskey & Wisdom

Whiskey & Wisdom

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Real Estate, Business Acquisitions, and Whiskey: A Chat with Allen Tyndall
Jan 10 2024
Real Estate, Business Acquisitions, and Whiskey: A Chat with Allen Tyndall
🌟 Are you feeling stuck in one place and unsure of your passions? This episode of the Whiskey and Wisdom podcast will inspire you to go out there and try new things. Discover the importance of exploring different spaces and finding what truly energizes you. 🌟💪 #FollowYourPassion🎙️ New Episode Alert! 🎉Hey everyone! We're back with another exciting episode of the Whiskey and Wisdom podcast, and this time we have a special guest joining us - Allen Tyndall! 🎉In this episode, we dive deep into some thought-provoking discussions about success, personal growth, and the importance of surrounding yourself with the right people. Here are three key takeaways from our conversation:1️⃣ Success is about freedom and control: During our conversation, Allen shares his perspective on what success means to him. He believes that true success is not just about money, but about having the freedom to control your own life and having peace and stability. It's about building a foundation that allows you to have complete control over your day-to-day activities and thoughts.2️⃣ Surround yourself with the right people: We discuss the impact of the people we surround ourselves with on our success. Allen emphasizes the importance of being mindful of the company we keep and the content we consume. He suggests that by surrounding ourselves with people who inspire us and consuming content that aligns with our goals, we can greatly increase our chances of achieving success.3️⃣ Take risks and hold yourself accountable: Alan shares his insights on the need to take risks and step out of our comfort zones. He encourages us to set goals, have a clear vision, and hold ourselves accountable for our actions. Success is not handed to us on a silver platter, but with determination and drive, we can overcome challenges and achieve our goals.This episode is filled with valuable insights and thought-provoking discussions. So grab a glass of whiskey, sit back, and tune in to this inspiring conversation with Allen Tyndall.Listen to the full episode now on your favorite podcast platform! 🎧 And don't forget to share your thoughts and takeaways in the comments below. Cheers to a Happy New Year and a successful year ahead! 🥃✨Flaviar Whiskey Club! The internet's best whiskey club! Get three samples sent to your door every month.Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Construction, Pageants, and Chaos with Christina Fulford
Dec 6 2023
Construction, Pageants, and Chaos with Christina Fulford
Enjoying Whiskey and Sharing Life Lessons with Christina Fulford In this episode of the Whiskey and Wisdom podcast, hosts Tyler Yaw and Chris Kellum talk with Christina Fulford, owner of Fulford Construction Group. Christina discusses her journey from international business and personal training to construction, highlighting her dynamic entrepreneurial spirit. The hosts sample Crown Royal Black, discussing its distinctive notes and comparison to older versions. The conversation further expands to Christina's involvement in pageants and her experiences in this space, culminating in a deep dive into her personal principles and definition of success. Listen in for an inspiring conversation that ranges from the construction industry to pageantry, where Christina shares her wisdom and experiences over a glass of whiskey.00:00 Introduction to Whiskey and Wisdom Podcast00:35 Meet the Special Guest: Christina Fulford01:01 Whiskey Tasting Session02:35 Christina's Drinking Preferences04:02 Christina's Journey into Construction05:17 Challenges and Successes in Construction07:16 Balancing Work and Family Life20:58 Christina's Experience in Pageants28:38 Raising Horse-Loving Daughters29:06 Investing in Your Children's Passions30:06 How My Daughters Discovered Their Love for Horses31:21 The Challenges and Joys of Horse Riding32:05 Understanding the Different Styles of Horse Riding32:18 The Financial Aspects of Horse Riding32:44 The Importance of Investing in What You Love34:38 Personal Experiences and Insights into Horse Riding36:52 Balancing Personal Life and Business37:40 The Journey of Entrepreneurship38:21 The Importance of Quality in Business39:55 Navigating the Challenges of Business and Life48:09 The Role of Peace in Defining Success49:12 Advice for the Younger Self49:54 Connecting with the Community51:19 The Importance of Local Support52:28 Wrapping Up the ConversationSupport the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Playing Life's Course: Conversations on Golf and Success w/ Larry George
Nov 29 2023
Playing Life's Course: Conversations on Golf and Success w/ Larry George
In this episode of the Whiskey & Wisdom podcast, host Tyler interviews Larry George, Director of Golf and Hospitality at River Landing, a premier golf club and wedding venue. Discussion ranges from Larry's life journey where he found his love in Breckenridge, Colorado, the beauty and excellence of River Landing's courses and facilities, to the challenges Larry faced in his career. Throughout the conversation, Larry stresses the importance of instruction in improving golf performance and shares insight about golfing in different elements, such as in windy conditions. He also shares some personal insights on faith, success, and his role in managing the facilities at River Landing including the hotel, restaurant, and convenience store. They close the conversation over a shared love for teaching and playing the game of golf. Be sure not miss Larry's advice for aspiring golf enthusiasts and professionals!Sway Creations PROMO CODE: WHISKEY Level Up your Marketing and Social Media Use PROMO CODE: WHISKEY for 10% off your first month.Flaviar Whiskey Club! The internet's best whiskey club! Get three samples sent to your door every month.Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Improving Health Through Breathing and Oral Wellness | Dr. Casey Jones on Whiskey and Wisdom Podcast
Nov 8 2023
Improving Health Through Breathing and Oral Wellness | Dr. Casey Jones on Whiskey and Wisdom Podcast
In this episode of the Whiskey and Wisdom podcast, hosts Chris Kellum and Tyler Yaw welcome special guest, Dr. Casey Jones, an experienced dentist with a special interest in sleep wellness. Dr. Jones discusses her professional journey, the interconnection between oral health and sleep, and how she helps guide her patients towards better overall health. They also discuss mouth and breath training, oral hygiene, and the benefits of an electric toothbrush. Chris and Tyler also share their personal experiences in improving health and wellness. The episode concludes with Dr. Jones offering practical advice for people to start improving their oral hygiene and breathing habits today.00:00 Introduction and Guest Presentation00:40 Exploring the Connection Between Oral Health and Sleep Wellness01:30 The Importance of Hydration and Water Preferences04:05 Journey into Dentistry and Sleep Wellness06:31 The Role of Dentistry in Sleep Disorder Treatment06:51 The Impact of Breathing and Sleep on Mental Wellness08:06 The Connection Between Oral Health and Overall Health09:55 The Importance of Oral Hygiene and Its Impact on Health10:19 The Role of Dentistry in Treating Sleep Apnea10:51 Understanding Sleep Studies and Sleep Disorders11:33 The Impact of Mouth Breathing on Health12:31 The Importance of Proper Breathing Techniques19:29 Understanding the Role of Tonsils in Breathing36:49 The Impact of Tongue and Lip Ties on Breathing44:46 The Benefits of Box Breathing46:18 Conclusion and Final ThoughtsSway Creations PROMO CODE: WHISKEY Level Up your Marketing and Social Media Use PROMO CODE: WHISKEY for 10% off your first month.Flaviar Whiskey Club! The internet's best whiskey club! Get three samples sent to your door every month.Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Breaking Free: Embracing Challenges and Realizing Potential with Mike Rokoski
Nov 1 2023
Breaking Free: Embracing Challenges and Realizing Potential with Mike Rokoski
Ever find yourself wondering how to break free from the norms and expectations of life? Yearning to escape from your comfort zone to pursue your dreams? Pull up a chair and join us for an eye-opening conversation with our guest, Mike Rokoski, a real-life example of an individual who dared to chart his own path and transform his life. From his early days in Pennsylvania to his decision to move to Wilmington, North Carolina, Mike defied the blue-collar path his family had tread and instead ventured into the world of real estate development, all while savoring a good small batch whiskey. His journey is a testament to the power of personal growth and the impact of stepping out of one's comfort zone. Mike doesn't just recount his journey, but digs deep into the concept of unrealized potential and the significant role it has played in shaping his life. We all have it, but do we recognize it? More importantly, do we utilize it?As we follow Mike's narrative, we also explore the topic of overcoming limitations and the power of embracing challenges. We delve into an intriguing study on ownership and how our perceived flaws can actually be our greatest strengths. We round off our chat with Mike with a look at defining personal success, embracing challenges and following your dreams. So sit back, be prepared to question your own path, and join us on this transformative journey with Mike Rokoski.Sway Creations PROMO CODE: WHISKEY Level Up your Marketing and Social Media Use PROMO CODE: WHISKEY for 10% off your first month.Flaviar Whiskey Club! The internet's best whiskey club! Get three samples sent to your door every month.Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Hidden Aspects of the Legal World Revealed with Victoria Reading
Oct 25 2023
Hidden Aspects of the Legal World Revealed with Victoria Reading
What does it really take to become a successful lawyer? And what are the hidden truths of navigating a legal career that TV shows like Boston Legal and Suits might not portray? In an enlightening chat with Victoria Reading, a seasoned attorney who has walked this path, we delve into the heart of these questions. Victoria not only shares her unique journey and the shifts she made in her legal career but also offers her expert advice on estate planning and the little-known legal requirements of a valid will in North Carolina.Launching a business? We've got you covered. Victoria highlights how necessary it is to seek expert advice, especially in niches like the wedding service industry. In an industry where every tiny detail matters, having the right paperwork in place before you venture into business can make all the difference. Victoria also shares her thoughts on the importance of building trust in business relationships and debunks common myths around estate planning. Plus, if you're curious about her favorite outdoor activities and best walking routes in Wilmington, you're in for a treat!It's not all serious law talk, though. Victoria gives us a peek into her personal life, moving from Phoenix to Wilmington, and how she integrated herself into the local community. She shares how she built her reputation and skills while emphasizing the importance of confidence, especially for young women entering the male-dominated legal profession. Lastly, if you're someone who loves a good laugh, Victoria's humorous takes on court transcripts are sure to tickle your funny bone. Tune in for an entertaining and informative chat where we explore the world of law from a lawyer's perspective.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
Entrepreneurship as a Path to Recovery: Austin Wolfe (Digital Wave)
Oct 18 2023
Entrepreneurship as a Path to Recovery: Austin Wolfe (Digital Wave)
Join us as we converse with Austin Wolfe, who shares his compelling story of transformation from battling addiction in Benson, North Carolina, to owning a flourishing marketing company. Austin candidly delves into his personal struggles, leading to a life-altering decision to start his own venture during his college years.Our conversation with Austin traverses his interesting transition from the finance world to marketing, detailing the hurdles and victories he experienced along the way. Listen to his inspiring story of investing his entire life savings, attending a life-altering seminar in Beverly Hills, and his relentless hustle in door-to-door marketing. This led him to meet his mentor, who would become his business partner, mentor, and launch pad into the world of billboards.Austin's journey is as much about personal discovery as it is about professional growth. His reflections on success shift our conventional views, nudging us to see beyond material wealth. He underscores the importance of relationships and family, inspired by the Spanish and Italian cultures' emphasis on caring for their elders. Austin's story is a testament to resilience, grit, and the relentless pursuit of dreams. So come, let's journey together through this extraordinary tale that stretches the limits of possibility and redefines success.Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw
How YOU Can Challenge Stereotypes with Morgan Matthews
Oct 11 2023
How YOU Can Challenge Stereotypes with Morgan Matthews
Ever wondered how a young woman stepped into a typically male-dominated industry and shattered stereotypes? Meet our guest, Morgan Matthews, a powerhouse in the car dealership business. As we sip on the delightfully blended malt scotch whiskey, Monkey Shoulder, Morgan reveals her journey into the family business, Matthews Motors. She shares how her academic background and mother's influence enabled her to redefine the "used car salesman" stereotype, forging trust-filled relationships with customers.Becoming a part of Matthews Motors wasn't just about selling cars. Morgan dives into the exhilarating journey of the business's expansion, from a single location in Clayton, NC to four thriving dealerships. We get a glimpse into their truck center, and how Morgan's communication prowess has been instrumental in their marketing and content creation. But it's not all business talk - Morgan opens up about the challenges of growing up within the family business, offering a rare peek into a life where business seeps into every crevice, even weekend downtime.The conversation takes a deeper turn as we tackle the pressures young women face in the digital age. With Morgan and co-hosts Tyler Yaw and Chris Kellum weighing in, we delve into the importance of self-love and authenticity amidst an online culture that thrives on comparison. We underscore the power of vulnerability as a tool for connection, and the need for mental detoxes from the online world. To wrap up, we lighten the mood with a chat about finding peace, embracing personal definitions of success, and a taste-driven debate over favorite ice cream flavors. Buckle up for an enlightening roller-coaster of insights and life lessons – you won't want to miss this episode!Support the showThank you all for listening to this week's podcast! If you enjoy listening please consider rating, following, and reviewing the show. Want to support the show further? Consider subscribing to the show, HEREHow to find us:Whiskey & Wisdom: @whiskey.and.wisdomChris Kellum: @ctkellum LinkedIn: Christopher KellumTyler Yaw: @tyler_yaw_LinkedIn: Tyler Yaw