I built my business at my kitchen table, on the couch, and basically anywhere I had wifi. I had no background in social media, no network marketing experience, and no idea what I was doing. Six years later, I have created a substantial income for my family through blogging, Facebook, Instagram, and creating value to support others in reaching their health, fitness and business goals.
My mission is to provide you content to help you so that you can reach success faster without having to reinvent the wheel!
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October 21, 2020 | 26:06
Episode 161: What Does 10x’ing Your Business Really Mean?! Listen If you are telling yourself “yeah, but…”, you’re basically telling me I would rather make excuses instead of changing. If you are the person who says “I need to make a change, I want to build a business who sets me free, let’s talk about it” you are leveling up and using the 10 X rule. Tune into this week’s episode to learn more about the rule that works.
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October 13, 2020 | 22:20
Episode 160: Why Are My IG Story Views Down? Listen Yes, you can be specifically one thing, for example, a businesswoman, a health and fitness coach, but that’s not the only thing you are. Don’t let your social media label you that way. If your story views, my suggestion to you is: get yourself out there. Show the world your life, you’re not just one thing!!
Lets turn this ship around.
Are you in direct sales and haven’t had the best luck? Well, I can teach you how i built my 7 figure income so you can have the same! Come hang with Katy and I in your direct sales mentorship: https://chicinfluencer.com/direct-sales-mentorship/
September 29, 2020 | 22:57
Episode 159: Have You Ever Felt Unfilled By A Goal You Have Achieved? Listen We have to figure out the WHY we want something in order to become successful. I am going to teach you the importance of the being in love with the process. It is the major step you have to take for yourself to really understand what you want, where you are going, and how you will get there.
I can help you get there through my 8 week mentorship program! https://chicinfluencer.com/mentorship/
September 22, 2020 | 21:29
Episode 158: The Power Of Hosting Team Retreats Listen On this weeks episode of the Women Inspiring Women Podcast, I am talking to you about the how and the why behind my passion for bringing leaders together for in person events. Having a team is awesome, but it is truly the relationships you all have with each other that helps grow you personally, as well as, helps growing your business!
To learn more about the 8 week mentorship click here: chicinfluencer.com/mentorship/
September 8, 2020 | 25:35
Episode 157: The Post Labor Day Re-Alignment Listen What is the best use of my time? Is this a smart business mode? We are patching out priorities in what I call “power blocks”. This is how we are going to run through the rest of 2020 so we can hit the goals we made in the beginning of the year when COVID-19 wasn’t in our minds.
August 25th, 2020 | 22:53
Episode 156: How To Manage Your Business While Instructing Your Kids Virtually Listen Preparing for the unknown is what has to happen going forward. We have to take it day by day, one step at a time. Therefore, we are going to shift our mindset. On todays episode, I am giving you all the best advice I can to help you get through the start of the school year virtually while building your business.
August 11th, 2020 | 20:18
Episode 155: Is there a ROI on running a free Facebook Group? Listen The answer to your question of how do I make my money back from a free Facebook group is now answered today. Yes you will get your ROI when you serve and help the ones who are in your niche. In this weeks episode, I am teaching you the successful tips I use to this day when running free groups on Facebook to advance my business!
July 28th, 2020 | 17:29
Episode 154: How To Successfully Launch Your Network Marketing Business Listen I’ve been in this field for 9 years now. Over those 9 years, I’ve learned the top four skills that you need to launch your business successfully. I can help you do that, just tune into this episode!
July 21st, 2020 | 30:02
Episode 153: The 5 Most Common Reasons That People Fail In Business Listen We let people have power over us.. it absolutely has nothing to do with you. Put those negative words into fuel and do the dang thing. You have to put in the work now and you can have your vision come true. But remember, you are the only one who can make it happen! Show yourself that you can do anything that you might put your mind to so that you can have the business you have always wanted to own.
July 7, 2020 | 23:35
Episode 152: How To Plan A Months Worth Of Social Media Content in 1 Hour! Listen Everything you need to do should be all about planning around the important days you know that are in the month. We are putting all of our resources towards the day of the launch, or goals you want to hit to drive your business in the right direct. Online marketing is a huge reason I’ve personally been able to rise up in my business, but never forget about the importance of human connections and serving your specific target audience.
June 30, 2020 | 56:22
Episode 151: Interview with Carrie Schneider on how to be a rock star in your business Listen Today on the Women Inspiring Women Podcast we have 10 star diamond coach Carrie Schneider, who is also number 7 in the organization right now, giving us the TRUTH behind how she built her biz from nothing to elite in 12 months and how she is continuing to crush goals so she can stay home with her babies!
June 16, 2020 | 24:08
Episode 150: If I Were Starting Over, What Would I Do Differently? Listen It has been years since I start my business, and there have been so many ups and downs, but if I were to completely start over in 2020, you know there are things that I would just have to do differently. This work takes time and motivation so you need to know your “why”. Without your “why”, you can’t reach your end goal. No one wants you fail, especially me so lets dive deep into this!
June 9, 2020 | 18:22
Episode 149: There Is No System That CAN Replace The Human Connection When Leading Others Listen When you are starting your business, you of course are going to follow your up line, but that can’t be the case forever. On the podcast this week, I am going to actually take you step by step on how to mentor the people under you, but also giving you the all the steps you need to take to start up your business successfully.
June 3, 2020 | 14:04
Episode 148: Does Imposter Syndrome Keep You From Going After What You Want In Life? Listen Why do we even let ourselves be stopped in the first place? Is it because you don’t feel like it is you putting in the work, or is it because you let your own thoughts make you think that way? On this weeks episodes of Women Inspiring Women, I am talking to you about how you are your own person and you are the reason your business is successful. Don’t give up on yourself, Be Proud!
May 26th, 2020 | 21: 23
Episode 147: How To Skyrocket Your Biz Success During/After Quarantine with Melanie Mitro Listen I know we are all worried about what is going to happen to life after this quarantine is over, but I am not going to let you slip up. I am giving you everything that I have been thinking and talking about for when life gets to go “back to normal”. We are diving into the why we are not giving up on your goals.
May 19th, 2020 | 23:10
Episode 146:When You Are Short On Time, Here’s Quick Planning Tips Listen I am giving you the exact steps I take every single week when I am planning for my own social media content for the week. We are using the #MakeChicHappen 52 Week Social Media Planner every week to get the best results for our content! Snag your own copy of the #MakeChicHappen 52 Week Social Media Planner: chicinfluencer.com/make-chic-happen-planner/
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May 12th, 2020 | 28:05
Episode 145: Avoiding Social Media To Market Your Business Is Like a Death Sentence For Your Biz!!!Listen We are always going to be changing the way we market and sell things, that is what happens over time. I am giving you the best tips for creating social media content that gives your biz that traction you are looking for! We are discussing the real importance or utilizing socials.
May 5th, 2020 | 28:11
Episode 144: Moving From A Producer To A Leader Listen At the core, I love helping people. But, at the end of the day, communication is important. Becoming a leader isn’t something you will learn over night, but it is something you have to work at with yourself every single day.
On the Women Inspiring Women podcast today, we are going to dive into how you can be a producer AND a leader. We are also going to talk about the important steps you should be taking to be that leader for your people.
April 28th, 2020 | 29:41
Episode 143: How bad do you want to succeed? Only listen if you are serious about the WORK! ListenIt is the end of the month, and I know we all have goals we need to hit. On this weeks episode of Women Inspiring Women, I am going to talk about the steps you need to take to become successful in your business!
April 21st, 2020 | 29:41
Episode 142: Are You REALLY Willing to do What it Takes To Build That Dream? Listen We all have big dreams I know, but are YOU willing to crush your goals? The only answer can be YES! On this week of the Women Inspiring Women Podcast, I am going to walk you through the process of building a business. With that being said, get your note books out, you are getting the step by step process that brought me to the top of my company and made me the successful leader I am today.
April 14th, 2020 | 23:09
Episode 141: I’m sorry, I was getting complacent as a leader with Melanie Mitro Listen This week on Women Inspiring Women, I get real with you. I understand the struggles going on right now in the world and how it could affect your life and business, but this is your time to show up and lead with passion.
March 24th 2020 | 25:16
Episode 140: I am Desperately Trying to Get my Business to Grow… What Am I Doing Wrong? Listen In today’s podcast I am going to walk you through some of the pivotal activities that I did without fail in my business to start gaining trust, credibility and clients in the online space. Make sure to share and tag @MelanieMitro on Instagram to be featured in my stories and to connect and ask more questions!
March 24th 2020 | 31:18
Episode 139: Tough Love Tuesday: Are You A Blocker Or An Attractor? Listen I hope you are ready because I’m about to give you some tough love on how we can approach this current challenge in our lives through a different perspective. Are you blocking opportunities? Or are you attracting opportunities right now?
March 10th, 2020 | 30:26
Episode 138:The Real Truth About Going From Zero Followers To A Thriving Business Listen In today’s episode I break down the 4 areas that are essential to growing a following that converts to income. I break down my own business and share my mindset and strategies to help you rock your purpose. Make sure to tag me on Instagram @melaniemitro and leave a rating and review on Itunes.
March 3rd, 2020 | 30:26
Episode 137: How to grow your Instagram From 0 to 10K authentic followers Listen Everyone wants to know what are the most relevant 2020 Instagram strategies to grow your following in a real and engaging way. In today’s episode I’m dropping you my secret sauce. Don’t forget to screenshot today’s episode, tag me on Instagram @MelanieMitro and tell me one topic you would like me to do an episode on and I’ll enter you to win a signed copy of the Make Chic Happen Social Media Planner.
February 25th, 2020 | 25:52
Episode 136: The Key Activities That Led To My Massive Growth Over The Past 9 Years!! Listen On this week of the Women Inspiring Women Podcast, I am going to share with you the way I got my large following. But, I am also going to share with you the realization I had when it came to the WHY I wanted to start this business. The two always goes hand in hand.
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February 18th, 2020 | 20:11
Episode 135: Creating A Committed Team Doesn’t Always Mean Everyone Is HappyListen In today’s episode, I am walk you through some of the early mistakes I made in leading and growing my team. I give you practical advice you can implement now to help you start managing your team and your time to your maximum capacity.
February 4th, 2020 | 10:24
Episode 134: How To Not Fall Into The Trap Of Giving Up Listen Did you set awesome goals for January 2020 and they ended up not happening? Do you feel like you should just give up now because you did not reach those awesome goals?If you answered yes to that question you need to tune in to this weeks episode. I am going to give you the top tips that I followed and still follow to this day on how to not give up on yourself and your business.
Episode 133: Your No Fail Strategy To Social Media Success Listen February will be the month of social media. I am diving into how change up some of your current social media practices to ones that actually work. Our enrollment for Chic Influencer Community will be closing soon so snag your spot to get mentored by Katy Ursta and myself! We want you to join our tribe and slay the social media game and rock your biz with us
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January 21st, 2020 | 17:24
Episode 132: The Social Media Growth Hack Guide Listen Melanie is giving you the best Instagram and Facebook community growth tactics that she uses in her own biz today.
January 14th, 2020 | 23:37
Episode 131: Vision Board Reality For Living Your Best Life Listen Make sure to Subscribe to my ITunes Podcast The Women Inspiring Women Podcast for a new episode every Tuesday! On this weeks episode, I let you in on a little secret. I let you know how my anxiety controls my life, and how in 2020 I want to be anxiety free. It will help me in every aspect, especially my relationships and business. Living My Best Life Email Series: www.melaniemitrostrainingacademy.com/living…fe-365
January 7th, 2020 | 32:40
Episode 130: Truth Talk Listen I’m not going to let you fail friends…. It is time to talk TRUTH! If you want to join the Chic Influencer tribe click here:
December 31st, 2019 | 19:05
Episode 129: Goal Reflection Listen What are the daily tasks that will get me to where I want to be?
What are the 3 things that will help you move your business forward? On this week of The Women Inspiring Women Podcast, we are creating real expectations of what you actually want your life to be like. Get your copy of Eat that frog here: amzn.to/358d5g9 USE THE HASHTAG #MelanieMitroIAteMyFrog
December 3rd, 2019 | 19:38
Episode 128: Goal Setting That Is Going To Actually Work For Your Business Listen How many times have you set goals and you never even took action? Or you set goals and then in the first month you had some set backs so you gave up? In today’s episode we are going to talk about your goals, creating a fail proof strategy and more.
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December 10th, 2019 | 24:22
Episode 127: It Can Be Your Own Fault Listen On this week of the Women Inspiring Women Podcast, we are going dive into the rest of the month of December as business owners. I’m going to talk about how to crush and pass the 2019 finish line of our goals we had set.
Screen Shot this episode and tag me in to tell me your goals, and then when you crushed your goals tag me again!
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December 3rd, 2019 | 19:38
Episode 126:My Monthly Planning Tips To Take Control Of Your Business Goals Listen We only have 3 weeks left to make our dream goals for 2019 HAPPEN. I am going to walk you through my brain and give you my best advice on how to rock this last month of the year!
November 26th, 2019 | 23:16
Episode 125: Tough Love: You Are Standing In Your Own Dang Way Listen I am not here to be your friend, I am here to point out your blind spots so that you can push past the glass ceiling you have made for yourself.
November 19th, 2019 | 21:35
Episode 124: My Top 5 Entrepreneurial Must Do’s Listen When leveling up in your business there are a few things that you cannot ignore. In order to get from where you are today to where you want to be in the future its going to require a different level of commitment than you ever thought possible.
November 12th, 2019 | 17:27
Episode 123: Defining How To Live Your Best Life for 365 Days! Listen The Living My Best Life 365 Day Challenge: Today I’m putting a stake in the ground and I’m choosing to start a brand new phase of my life. I feel like there are a few things that are holding me back personally from performing and serving my best. I am going to start a year long commitment to living my best life and I’m taking you on the journey with me. I’m even inviting you to do it too! #livingmybestlife365daychallenge
November 5th, 2019 | 24:56
Episode 122: Taking Your Business To The Next Level While Leveraging Social Media Listen Owning a business, is not for everyone. We don’t run business like we did in 2011, or even 2016. We as business owners, have a skill set that we need to pay attention to, those abilities are what brings us the success in our business.
On November 21st, Katy Ursta and I will be hosting a 2 and a half hour live event! Here is the sign up and more informatiom. https://chicinfluencer.mykajabi.com/hustling-through-the-holidays
October 30th, 2019 | 18:21
Episode 121: Why Is Network Marketing A Great Place To Test Out Your Entrepreneurial Skills? Listen Short, sweet and to the point. Network marketing has given me the best opportunity to find myself. Without Beachbody coaching, I wouldn’t be using the gifts I have found in myself, without network marketing. It is all about the mindset.
October 22nd, 2019 | 20:05
Episode 120: Busy Women Get Shiz Done! Listen I’m going to be talking about the number one question that people ask me on Instagram AND the biggest excuse I get! How do I prioritize the most important things in my life? It is my why that makes me chuck the excuses. Here are My top 10 hacks for increasing your productivity!!
October 15th, 2019 | 23:34
Episode 119: What Does Finishing Strong Really Mean? Listen Would you believe me that the fourth quarter is actually the BEST time to build your business? We know with all the holidays coming up, you may feel sluggish and want to give up. But, I am not going to let you give up. Tune in for Melanie’s top tips for finishing 2019 strong!
October 8th, 2019 | 27:47
Episode 118: Master The Art Of Recruiting With These Simple Steps Listen This is the time to take the leap of faith and believe in yourself. If you are apart of network marketing or if you are somebody in sales of some sort, this topic is really going to speak to you.
October 1st, 2019 | 18:59
Episode 117: Figuring Out How To Get To Your Goals In The Last 90 Days of 2019 Listen It is officially October 1st; The Last 90 Days of 2019. Let’s talk friends. We are going to get clear on what works and what does not work. In the month of October, what are you business goals? We are going to make sure those goals are specific.
September 24th, 2019 | 21:34
Episode 116: Who Do I Need To Be In Order to Reach My Goals with Melanie Mitro! Listen Are you guilty of waiting to get to your comfortable point and just stopping? Let’s take a step back and take a look at the bigger picture. It is not about getting to the goal that makes us that person, it is actually showing up today, and being the person you want to be. Melanie walks us through an activity that she does weekly and shows us how it helps us be the person we want to be.
September 17th, 2019 | 28:00
Episode 115: When You Feel Like Your Business Is Sucking The Joy Out Of Your Life! Listen Holiday season is COMING!!!! Melanie talks about how the fourth quarter is struggle season, but she gives the best tips on how to avoid falling apart over the next few months. Let’s get SMART.
September 16th, 2019 | 29:40
Episode 114: I Should Be Further Along Than I Am Right Now In My Business! ListenApply the SLIGHT EDGE. It is ALL about the small daily choices you make that will bring you closer or further away from where YOU want to be. You will quickly realize that you have to adjust your strategy and guarding your energy.
September 3rd, 2019 | 33:12
Episode 113: How to Create a 6 Figure Business With Network Marketing Part 2 Listen On this week’s episode we are going to talk abut organization, priorities, and scarifies. We are also going to talk about what is actually looks like to grow your own six figure business. Melanie shares what she would do if she had to start her business over today. Listen in to find out what she would she do differently.
August 27th, 2019 | 41:11
Episode 112: How to Create a 6 Figure Business With Network Marketing Part 1 Listen
Melanie digs deep into how network marketing can bring in the 6 or 7 figure income, but only if you have the right mindset. Melanie has been in this situation before; starting her business from the bottom up. She doesn’t want you to feel lost, or hopeless. This week, Melanie is here for you, she’s here for your business.
August 20th, 2019 | 20:17
Episode 111: Are You Giving Up On Your Goals? Listen
Just Melanie here. We are going to talk about how the obstacles that you are facing will be preparing you for your future. You will live and learn and be able to be the person you want to be.
August 13th, 2019 | 43:14
Episode 110: 3 Massive Mistakes Even Smart People Make With Courtney Elmer Listen Courtney Elmer Talks about: The Surprising Truth About “Work-Life Balance”, as well as, the 3 Massive Mistakes Even Smart People Make That Keep Them Stuck, Stressed, and Spinning Their Wheels.
August 6th, 2019 | 1:03:33
Episode 109: Consistency & Intensity with Josh Coats Listen Josh Coats and I are interviewing each other. Today, we are talking about obstacles, struggles, and mindsets. Josh grew up in the church world, but gained interested in more of the music side of his faith. He wanted to always do something purpose based, but he wanted to work from home. He came up with Push Coach. Listen for more about how Josh became the successful man he is today.
July 30th, 2019 | 46:02
Episode 108: Valuable Lessons Learned In Building A Business From The Ground Up With Kayse Morris Listen
We have a special guest today!! Her name is Kayse Morris, a former 8th english – language arts teacher who helps turn educators into thriving CEO teachers. She explains her ways of how she built her business, landing her where she is today.
July 23rd, 2019 | 15:51
Episode 107: 3 Things That Drive Me Crazy Listen
As a business owner who has been a part of network marketing for 8 years, I can tell you that I’VE HEARD IT ALL! There is seriously no excuse I haven’t heard before. So here’s the deal: stop ghosting and remember to stay consistent in your business. Your actions speak louder than your words!
July 16th, 2019 | 26:21
Episode 106: The Mindset Traps That Keep You From Reaching Your Fullest Potential Listen
I was honored to have the opportunity to speak on the main stage at Beachbody’s Coach Summit in Indianapolis this past week. I wanted to share that presentation with you today, and I promise it will resonate with you regardless of your business affiliation! Remember: everything is figure out-able.
July 9th, 2019 | 26:22
Episode 105: Live Mentorship with Steph Beaulieu Listen
Stephanie is a momma of 3 who has lost 80 lbs on her health and fitness journey and has a goal of taking this business full time. Hear our mentorship session with her where we chat about business, goals, and how to navigate some of the obstacles you face as a business owner. You can connect with Stephanie on IG @stephbeaulieu84.
June 25th, 2019 | 26:22
Episode 104: Getting Distributors Started Right Listen
What’s the first step you take when signing up a new distributor? It’s important to remember that small daily actions lead to success, and overwhelming them in the beginning isn’t the best path. Listen to today’s episode for my tips on getting distributors starting right!
June 18th, 2019 | 26:12
Episode 103: Is Facebook Dead? Listen
Word on the street is that being an influencer on Instagram is where it’s at. But what about our old friend Facebook? Social media changes constantly, so don’t let yourself get stuck in your old ways. Remember that you need to serve, and not just sell!
June 11th, 2019 | 28:06
Episode 102: Own Your Morning, Transform Your Life Listen
Life is great at the Mitro household, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t obstacles headed my way! I’ve learned that mindset is the most powerful tool you need to make it through the messiest seasons in life. Today we discuss elevating your life by taking the wish out and putting the action in.
June 4th, 2019 | 22:53
Episode 101: Growing Your Instagram The Authentic Way Listen
Tired of hearing that you need to buy followers on Instagram to grow your account? Looking for a way to connect with clients on social media instead of robots? This week is all about maintaining authenticity on Instagram. Sponsored by Chic Influencer. Purchase tickets for the SOS event here.
May 28th, 2019 | 23:57
Episode 100: You Are Worthy of Success! Listen
I am so excited to announce that this is our 100th episode of the Women Inspiring Women Podcast – thank you so much for being a loyal subscriber!! Listen to my message from the heart this week on taking that first step, believing in yourself, and knowing that you are worthy of success.
May 21st, 2019 | 21:56
Episode 99: The Secret to Exponential Growth Listen
Trust me, friends – I am not successful because I got in early or because I have a history in marketing (I don’t)! I am just a mama from a small town in PA and I am successful because I put my blinders on and do the hard work. Today I want to share some of my top tips for growing your following and increasing engagement.
May 14th, 2019 | 18:34
Episode 98: Nothing Changes Unless You Do Listen
As a business owner, you should approach everyday as an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life. You get to show up and inspire people to make a change and do hard things. But first you need to look at your life and ask, if you don’t have the courage to overcome your roadblocks, how can you expect people to do things you’re not willing to do?
May 7th, 2019 | 21:03
Episode 97: 40% Of Sales Come From Follow-Ups Listen
Have you forgotten how important follow-ups are to your business? Follow-ups offer the opportunity to connect with your clients on a personal level and allow people some time to think about pulling the trigger. Remind them that the door is always open!
May 2nd, 2019 | 24:07
Episode 96: Lessons from Entreleadership Listen
I’ve spent the last few days in California filling my cup with training at the Entreleadership Summit. Now I want to share some of these incredible tips on leadership with you!
April 23rd, 2019 | 37:18
Episode 95: How to Prevent Business-Building Burnout Listen
It’s important not to burn yourself out when you’re in the prime of growing your business. Today I share what works best for me to keep me feeling great when I’m tired, overwhelmed, or feeling blah. Tickets for the Rise Up Pre-Summit Event can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rise-up-pre-summit-event-tickets-60335904314
April 16th, 2019 | 33:26
Episode 94: Chic Your Social with Katy Ursta Listen
Are you speaking TO someone or AT someone with your posts? Have you checked if you’re captivating your audience? Connecting to your audience in a personal way is so important for your business. This week Melanie talks to her BFF and co-founder of Chic Influencer, Katy Ursta, about rocking your social media. Tickets to the Chic Your Social event can be purchased here: chicinfluencer.mykajabi.com/registratio…913826f0130
April 9th, 2019 | 28:27
Episode 93: Mastering Your Messaging for Maximum Results Listen
Why is your product or service the best one out there? Have you started a portfolio of testimonials, or are you still trying to straight up sell? This episode is all about mastering your message to connect with your followers.
April 2nd, 2019 | 35:49
Episode 92: Spousal Support with Matt Mitro Listen
What is the best thing to do when you have a loved one that isn’t supportive of your business? Sit them down and have them listen to this episode with my husband Matt! He was a staunch non-believer in the business until we set boundaries, worked on our communication, and set expectations.
March 27th, 2019 | 15:33
Episode 91: Stop Wishing and Start Doing Listen
You are the only one who gets to determine what makes you happy. If you don’t like where you are, now is the time to stop wishing and start doing. You could be here with me next year!
March 18th, 2019 | 24:19
Episode 90: Why Isn’t My Instagram Growing? Listen
Growing your Instagram is a huge pain point for many of my followers! So today I want to share some of my tips and tricks for rocking your Instagram and increasing likes, engagement, and your following.
March 12th, 2019 | 41:28
Episode 89: Is Your Social Media Running You or Are You Running It? Listen
Do you feel like you’ve forgotten to honor the things that are most important to you? Sometimes when we’re so focused on perfecting things like social media, we forget our true priorities. Today’s episode is a reminder to find balance in your life.
March 5th, 2019 | 41:28
Episode 88: Stop Believing You Can’t Succeed with Chris Parrett Listen
Our guest today is Chris Parrett! She is a 1 Star Diamond Coach, works in HR for the government, has 2 boys, is married to her husband Chris who also works for the government and she is crushing her business, her mission and her vision. She is here today to talk about believing in yourself and stopping the self-doubt. Connect with Chris on IG: @girlchris1006.
February 26th, 2019 | 51:04
Episode 87: Rise Up with Moira Kucaba Listen
This week I was able to speak to my friend Moira Kucaba about strategies for reaching your goals on time. Moira is a Top 10 Beachbody coach who is the creator of the Rise Up Planner, designed to help you dream, plan, hustle, and win. Click here to check it out!
February 19th, 2019 | 44:02
Episode 86: The Hustle Mindset with Niyc Pidgeon Listen
This week I had the honor of interviewing Niyc Pidgeon! Niyc is a business babe from the UK with a big heart, a big vision, and a big mission. In our interview, we discuss positive psychology and the hustle mindset. I can’t wait to hear what you think! Here is a link to Niyc’s Instagram, Facebook, and website.
February 12th, 2019 | 16:56
Episode 85: The Hardest Skill for People to Master Listen
Today we are talking about the one skill that people consistently have trouble mastering – self-reflection!! How can you meet and exceed past your goals while creating engagement WITHOUT selling? It’s time to learn how to tell your story.
February 5th, 2019 | 18:02
Episode 84: Missing Benchmarks & Reflecting on Your Goals Listen
You know to lean in when things get hard – otherwise, you wouldn’t be a very good business owner. But what happens when you miss your goals? Is there a difference between getting close and totally missing the mark? The answer is yes – as I always say, work until you can’t do a fingernail more.
January 29th, 2019 | 14:32
Episode 83: The If/Then Method Listen
The end of the month is definitely crunch time for meeting your goals – and I want to help you crush them! By utilizing the If/Then method, you can find time in your day to meet your goals before the month is over.
January 22nd, 2019 | 18:37
Episode 82: The How-To’s of Email Marketing Listen
Can you still build a business through social media in this day and age? I’d argue YES! It’s all about content, content, content and marketing yourself to reach new clients. Today I will discuss the basics of email marketing and creating freemiums for current and future customers.
January 15th, 2019 | 19:35
Episode 81: Keeping Up With Social Media Trends Listen
I’ve been in this business for 7 years now and I can tell you with honesty that the times have changed! It’s no longer a sell, sell, sell world – now is the time to build trust, collaborate, and let people in.
January 8th, 2019 | 21:16
Episode 80: Using Time Blocking to Build Your Business Listen
You have to be willing to live your life like other people are not so that you can have the things you envision in a year or even five! I’m going to share some of my time blocking tips to make sure you are being efficient with your busy days. Remember that current challenge are preparing you for future successes!!
January 2nd, 2019 | 21:55
Episode 79: Goal Setting Series (Part 3) Listen
We are all going to be faced with challenges in 2019 – but how will you face them? Are you going to let your challenges propel you forward or will it be another year where you fall short of accomplishing your goals?
December 18th, 2018 | 20:14
Episode 78: Goal Setting Series (Part 2) Listen
Goals aren’t always meant to be achieved in the time frame you set them for! Today we discuss safe versus SMART goals and how failure is a learning experience and not the end of the world.
December 12th, 2018 | 18:28
Episode 77: The Importance of Finding Your Tribe with Katy Ursta Listen
Finding your tribe is one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your business! Learn more about square friends, plus the launch of Chic Influencer.
Here is the link to sign up for the free training on Identifying Your Gap Guide for next week: https://chicinfluencer.mykajabi.com/pl/54176
*Part 2 of the Goal Setting Series will come out next week!
December 4th, 2018 | 22:25
Episode 76: Goal Setting Series (Part 1) Listen
Don’t let your failures from the past twelve months affect your goals for the next twelve months! Head over to melaniemitro.com
for a worksheet and don’t forget to tag me if you post on social media!
November 27th, 2018 | 40:23
Episode 75: Conquering Your Fear of Going Live with Lindsey Wheeler Listen
You know going live is an important part of your business, but are you too afraid to do it? Today, Melanie talks to
Lindsey Wheeler about her LuLaRoe business and the benefits of going live on social media. Plus, the girls
challenge you to #90livesin90days!
November 20th, 2018 | 24:49
Episode 74: How to Balance Your Holiday Goals with Intentional Rest Listen
What brings you joy during the holidays? I want you to commit to scheduling these fun events in addition to your business time.
This way you’ll avoid the dreaded “I could have done more” AND you’ll get in some self care!
November 13th, 2018 | 24:49
Episode 73: How to Rock the Last 2 Months of the Year Listen
The worst thing you can do for your business is to check out now and think everything will be there waiting for you in the
new year! Be the consistent voice that people see every day and become a fourth quarter warrior.
October 30th, 2018 | 41:01
Episode 72: The Entrepreneurial Mindset with Zoe Swatton Listen
Today Melanie interviews Antigua resident and fellow health and fitness coach Zoe Swatton about her entrepreneurial mindset
and what it takes to grow two businesses at one time.
October 23rd, 2018 | 19:31
Episode 71: The Lies That Are Keeping You From Your Fullest Potential Listen
What’s the number one reason why people don’t succeed? Here’s a hint – it has nothing to do with skill and everything to
do with choosing your truth.
October 16th, 2018 | 28:17
Episode 70: Building a Business While Working Full Time with Mackenzie Goss Listen
So many of my followers ask how they are supposed to build a business while working full time. Today I interviewed one of
my coaches and friends Mackenzie Goss who is a full time nurse and rocking her business at the same time. She has
tons of nuggets of wisdom for you!
October 9th, 2018 | 19:01
Episode 69: How to Recruit Rockstars Listen
How do you recruit rockstars for your team? You know the ones – people who are actually committed to working the business
and making an income! It requires discipline and strategic posting on your part – plus, you can’t be afraid to ask for
October 2nd, 2018 | 33:25
Episode 68: Becoming a Corporate Refugee with Megan Weisheipl Listen
This week, Melanie is joined by Megan Weisheipl, a mom, wife, and founder of The Corporate Refugee. Megan was sick of
the mom guilt and decided to leave her corporate job to start a career helping others find their life’s purpose. You
can read more about Megan at meganweisheipl.com.
September 25th, 2018 | 28:35
Episode 67: Tricks for Expanding Your Contact List Listen
It’s not about being lucky or signing up a magical client! If you want to be successful in the world of network marketing,
you need to match your enthusiasm with skill. Face yourself in the mirror and realize when you are spewing excuses.
September 19th, 2018 | 22:01
Episode 66: My Top Tips for Duplication Listen
Don’t tell people what they should or shouldn’t be doing. Instead, you should be inspiring people by leading –
because the moment you stop leading, people will stop following. Tune in for more words of wisdom on the
process of duplication.
September 11th, 2018 | 23:57
Episode 65: Evolving Your Business Strategy Listen
Are you irritated with your business? Are you sick of all the excuses? This week, we discuss changing and
updating your business strategy to keep up with the times. Optimism and positivity helps, too!
September 4th, 2018 | 21:31
Episode 64: Gaining Influencer Status From Scratch Listen
I use social media to gain clients and grow my organization, but it’s taken seven years to get to where I am today.
I want to share some tips with you on gaining influencer status from scratch! Are you trying to convince people
or are you leading by example?
August 28th, 2018 | 17:56
Episode 63: Growing Your Instagram Account Listen
Have you solidified your brand on Instagram? Do you know the difference between IG stories and your feed?
Growing your IG account takes hard work, consistency, dedication, and a whole lot of trial and error.
August 20th, 2018 | 15:34
Episode 62: Scheduling Your Work Day Listen
Back to school means back to business! This week Melanie discusses her workday and how to make the most out of it
when the kids are at school.
August 14th, 2018 | 21:30
Episode 61: The End of Cold Inviting Listen
Gone are the days of “Hey girls!” Are you ready to conquer what’s next, now that cold inviting is out of the question?
Today Melanie is going to discuss a different approach!
July 31st, 2018 | 18:16
Episode 60: Instagram Do’s and Don’ts Listen
What goes in your feed and what goes in your Instagram stories? How important is your brand when it comes to IG?
Be prepared for some truth bombs and tough love ahead as we get your Instagram into tip top shape.
July 24th, 2018 | 19:47
Episode 59: Building Belief Through Experience Listen
It’s time for a little self reflection – have you forgotten to bring the passion? Have you moved into selling mode
and forgotten that you are an influencer? This week we are going to discuss building belief through experience
and bringing passion back into your business.
July 10th, 2018 | 15:27
Episode 58: Using Your Time Wisely vs. Collecting Information Listen
Are you a collector of information? Do you need all the details before you dip your feet in, or do you dive in
head first and wing it? Don’t do yourself a disservice and wait too long!
July 3rd, 2018 | 11:52
Episode 57: Getting Over Your Excuses Listen
Are you making up excuses as to why you aren’t reaching success? It’s time for a truth talk. If you’re not successful,
it’s because you’re not doing the right activities. Don’t be a collector of information!
June 26th, 2018 | 17:36
Episode 56: How to Take Action on Your Dreams Listen
Who are you spending your time with? The dreams and the believers, or the complainers who are looking for validation
as to why they can’t be successful? Remember that you are the sum of the people you are around most often.
June 19th, 2018 | 11:26
Episode 55: Overcoming Anxiety & Pushing Past Fear Listen
Some people think I have it all together – but I get nervous and anxious just like everyone else! I’ve actually
had panic attacks since college and today I want to give you my tips and strategies for overcoming anxiety and
pushing past fear.
June 12th, 2018 | 17:26
Episode 54: Starting Your Own Network Marketing Business Listen
How do you start a business? Once you figure out your vision, it’s time to SHARE SHARE SHARE! Be patient and
persistent. Don’t fear failure. Be okay with putting yourself out there. Take action. For more tips and a
90 day challenge, tune in!!
June 5th, 2018 | 11:27
Episode 53: Surviving the Summer Slump Listen
Not sure how to rock your business when the kids are out of school and all you want to do is sit at the pool?
This week, Melanie shares some of her top tips for making your time count during the summer months.
May 29th, 2018 | 17:59
Episode 52: Battling For Your Business Listen
You do not need permission to battle for your business! It is time to draw a line in the sand, believe
in the power of positivity, and position yourself as a leader.
May 7th, 2018 | 16:43
Episode 51: 4 Reasons Why You’re Missing Out On Your Goals Listen
Are you underestimating what it is going to take to reach the level of success you desire? Remember that
everything is happening for a reason and it’s all part of your story. Today we share some of my top tips
for crushing your goals!
May 1st, 2018 | 33:40
Episode 50: From Skeptical Husband to Supportive Spouse Listen
The number one topic I am always asked about is “How did you get Matt on board with your business?” So today
we are finishing up our Spouse Support series and you will hear from both Matt and I on how our relationship
has evolved since starting the business.
April 24th, 2018 | 11:26
Episode 49: Getting Back Into It Listen
The past is the past – we know that it happened, but now it’s time to move on. In today’s short episode
I am sharing some tips for getting back into the biz after you lose your momentum!
April 17th, 2018 | 22:17
Episode 48: Balancing Work Time and Family Life Listen
I don’t believe in having a perfectly balanced life. You need to make conscious decisions about how and
where you are spending your time, as well as who you are spending it with. Think about the bigger picture and
remember that communication is key.
April 10th, 2018 | 23:06
Episode 47: Communicating Your Goals with Your Spouse Listen
Are you stuck in a rut where you’re arguing with your spouse because they’re not on board with your business?
Today I’m sharing my top tips for communicating your goals with your significant other so that they can
understand why you are so passionate!
April 3rd, 2018 | 24:13
Episode 46: Creating Rituals for Success Listen
In today’s episode we are going to talk about creating rituals
for success. I am going to share my rituals and habits plus how I prioritize my day!
March 27th, 2018 | 25:54
Episode 45: Standing Out in the Crowd Listen
How often in life do we follow the crowd and lose our identity? We are so focused on following people that we
aspire to be, but we start to forget who we are. Let’s stop this cycle!
March 20th, 2018 | 22:44
Episode 44: Using IG Stories to Grow Your Business Listen
Times are changing and you need to get with it if you want to continue to grow and build your business!
This week, get some of Melanie’s top tips for conquering social media’s latest trend – Instagram stories.
March 13th, 2018 | 40:00
Episode 43: Building Your Brand Through Storytelling with Katy Ursta Listen
How can I use storytelling to grow my business? This week, Melanie sits down with entrepreneur
(and BFF) Katy Ursta to talk storytelling and how to use it to connect and build trust with your audience.
March 6th, 2018 | 23:27
Episode 42: What I Wish I Knew When I Started My Business Listen
You cannot run if you don’t learn to rest! This week’s episode is about creating pauses in your business
so that you can enjoy all that you’ve worked for. Remember that you don’t have to work 24/7 – your
relationships are important!!
February 20th, 2018 | 24:32
Episode 41: Frequency of Noise & Creating Clarity Listen
Today we talk about not getting distracted by the noise of social media in order to move your business
forward. There’s a lot of chatter out there which can be distracting and it can take you away from the
business activities that will actually move you forward!!
February 13th, 2018 | 33:02
Episode 40: Top Tips for Having a Productive Week Listen
You want to give everyone the best of you, not what’s left of you! This week we discuss time blocking
and other ways to have a productive week.
February 6th, 2018 | 18:22
Episode 39: Time Management & Life Balance Listen
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. That’s how it works for your meal planning AND your business! Today
we talk about some of the most important tasks to do each and every day to move your business forward.
January 30th, 2018 | 14:46
Episode 38: Crafting Your Story Listen
Telling your story is an important part of what we do as business owners. People don’t buy the products
or services you promote. They buy you because they trust you. In today’s episode we are going to go
over the key pieces of crafting a good story.
January 23rd, 2018 | 19:04
Episode 37: Living a Life Without Regret Listen
Do you live your life without regrets? At the end of the day, no one will remember your accolades – they
will remember how you made them feel. It’s time to make your dreams a reality!
January 16th, 2018 | 22:35
Episode 36: Full Circle Moment with Farin Doran (OYS) Listen
Farin Doran is a 1 Star Diamond Coach with Team Beachbody who hates talking about goals. But this
girl knows what to do to make it happen!! Tune in to hear how Farin takes advantage of training,
focuses on her tribe, talks accountability with her spouse, and more.
This episode is part of our Owning Your Success (OYS) series.
January 9th, 2018 | 24:56
Episode 35: Owning Your Success Listen
What does success actually look like to you? It’s going to be hard, and the times are going to get tough.
At the end of the day, it’s all about the things that happen behind the scenes – the daily activities of
true grit that make it happen. #OYFS
January 2nd, 2018 | 17:57
Episode 34: Taking Back Your Life in 2018 Listen
Today’s topic is TAKING BACK YOUR LIFE! This includes Melanie’s top tips on how to get control of
your calendar, being more productive, and starting 2018 off right. Happy New Year!
December 26th, 2017 | 18:14
Episode 33: Reverse Engineering Your Goals Listen
Are you guilty of creating a game plan at the beginning of the year and slowly but surely forgetting
about those goals as the year goes on? Don’t make excuses or become paralyzed by fear – it’s time
to take action.
December 19th, 2017 | 15:05
Episode 32: Goal Setting & Motivation Listen
Don’t feel guilty for following your “why.” Get honest with yourself and find an accountability partner!
December 12th, 2017 | 11:23
Episode 31: Identifying Gaps in Your Productivity Listen
At the end of the day, you’ve worked – but have you moved your business forward? This
week there’s a little homework assignment see if you’re focusing your energy in the right direction.
December 5th, 2017 | 18:52
Episode 30: Time Management Listen
It’s not about lacking time, it’s about allocating your time efficiently. We all have the same 24
hours in a day, but spending time on the right activities will give you the right results.
November 28th, 2017 | 20:38
Episode 29: Facts Tell, Stories Sell Listen
In this episode, Melanie goes through exactly how to connect your own personal product story
and belief to your customers in order to grow your business. Use these simple steps to
improve your success rate.
November 21st, 2017 | 29:12
Episode 28: Why is Leadership Hard? Listen
This week, Melanie talks leadership. Why is it so hard, and how can you become a better leader?
November 14th, 2017 | 21:21
Episode 27: Failing Forward Listen
Have you thought about your end of year goals? What about the times you failed this year?
Failure is not the end all be all, it is a chance to revise your strategy and build character.
November 7th, 2017 | 18:03
Episode 26: Doing the Right Work vs. Working Hard Listen
This week, Melanie talks about doing the right work versus working hard. It’s easy to play the
blame game when the going gets tough, but who is really at fault?
October 31st, 2017 | 23:58
Episode 25: Taking Responsibility For Your Actions Listen
Are you thinking like a CEO? Don’t blame the company for your lack of success. It is all up to you.
October 24th, 2017 | 24:25
Episode 24: Embracing Resistance In Your Business Listen
Nothing is ever going to be handed to you on a silver platter. There is no magic pill to build a
successful business! Tune in today to hear Melanie’s top 7 habits for building your business successfully.
October 17th, 2017 | 10:07
Episode 23: Embracing Resistance In Your Business Listen
Resistance and tension is what promotes growth. Living in your comfort zone will not challenge
you but when you focus on breathing through the uncomfortable moments that is where growth
happens. Being stretched and challenged is not a bad thing at all.
October 10th, 2017 | 45:55
Episode 22: Staying Relevant (Live from DC) Listen
Recorded live at the DC Super Saturday event, hear Melanie speak about staying relevant and
raising the bar on social media.
October 3rd, 2017 | 14:26
Episode 21: Mommin’ Ain’t Easy Listen
This one goes out to all the mommas who are busy raising kids while building their businesses!
Don’t let the highlight reel make you feel bad about yourself – we’re all in this together.
September 26th, 2017 | 25:20
Episode 20: The Real Reason Why People Quit Listen
Has quitting ever crossed your mind? Today Melanie drops some bombs on getting
distracted and sticking to the fundamentals.
September 19th, 2017 | 14:16
Episode 19: Motivation Is Garbage Listen
You are literally one decision away from a totally different life. If you keep coming back to this one
thing you know in your heart you should do, JUST DO IT! Find the thing that sets your heart on fire
and watch the ripple effect.
September 12th, 2017 | 25:33
Episode 18: A True Story of Grit & Passion with Jen Guthrie Listen
It’s not about natural born skill or talent. Success is about being willing to do the hard work in order to
learn the skills necessary to succeed. Tune in to hear coach Jen Guthrie tell her story of grit, passion,
and overcoming fears.
September 5th, 2017 | 34:40
Episode 17: How to Build a Business While Working Full Time (with Rachel Mitchell) Listen
Is it realistic to be able to build your own Beachbody business while working another full time job, being
a mom, wife and having your own fitness journey that you are going through?? ABSOLUTELY…. Today,
you are going to hear from one of the top coaches in the Dream Team organization, Rachel Mitchell.
She is sharing some great secrets and of course some truth bombs in there as well!
August 29th, 2017 | 18:16
Episode 16: What Would I Do Differently? Listen
I learned by going all in and making mistakes. Trial and error was how I improved! I was teachable, coachable,
and willing to fail my way forward. Listen in to hear 3 things I would do differently if I were starting my business today.
August 22nd, 2017 | 18:35
Episode 15: How to Launch Your Business Listen
Today’s podcast comes directly from my Business Tip Tuesday series since I’m still recovering from my
trip to the United Kingdom! Here we talk about my top 3 tips for helping you launch your Beachbody business.
As a new coach you have to create credibility, practice what you preach and actively reach out to others
and invite them to join.
August 15th, 2017 | 22:25
Episode 14: Miracle Morning (Part 2) Listen
What is holding you back from success? Practice your morning mindset, remember to put on your mask
first, and remember that you are just ONE decision away from a better life.
August 8th, 2017 | 11:31
Episode 13: Miracle Morning (Part 1) Listen
Today we have a short but powerful episode for you. Have you heard of the book Miracle Morning? It
teaches you how to transform your life before 8 AM. Think about it: When is your me time? How
productive are your mornings?
August 1st, 2017 | 28:44
Episode 12: Becoming More Disciplined in Reaching Your Business Goals Listen
How do you find the discipline to grow your business? Today Melanie discusses time management,
decreasing distractions, and procrastination.
July 25th, 2017 | 20:26
Episode 11: Gaining Clarity in Your “Why” Listen
Odds are that your business has changed since you started. You had a sense of purpose in the
beginning, but now you might feel lost and confused. When was the last time you sat down and
thought about your why? As you grow and set new goals, your why changes, too.
July 18th, 2017 | 13:10
Episode 10: Overcoming Post-Event Feardom Listen
Your event is over – now what? Let it all soak in! Organize your notes, journal it out, and form an action plan.
July 11th, 2017 | 13:41
Episode 9: Productivity and the Importance of Disconnecting Listen
Let’s be real: there aren’t enough hours in the day to do all the work we need to get done! Increasing
productivity, developing a business strategy and learning to disconnect will help you make the most of your days.
July 4th, 2017 | 25:10
Episode 8: How to Keep the Passion Alive in Your Business Listen
How are you supposed to keep up your passion when it seems like everyone is on vacation? Put on
your patient pants – this business takes time!
June 26th, 2017 | 29:10
Episode 7: How to Communicate Your Vision Listen
Wondering how to effectively communication your vision with your team and motivate your
organization towards a goal? Get out a pen and paper. You’re going to want to take notes.
June 26th, 2017 | 30:08
Episode 6: Expanding Past Your Warm Market Listen
Listen up! If you think you can’t find people, you aren’t looking hard enough. Growth comes
from showing up every day and putting yourself out there.
June 26th, 2017 | 25:57
Episode 5: How to 10X Your Business Listen
June 26th, 2017 | 26:16
Episode 4: Top 5 Reasons Why People Don’t Succeed Listen
In this episode, Melanie gets up on her soapbox and breaks down the top 5 reasons why she
believes people do not succeed as entrepreneurs. Are you ready to face the truth?
June 26th, 2017 | 46:02
Episode 3: Setting Achievable Goals Listen
If you connect your vision to your daily actions, you will succeed in reaching the specific,
measurable goals that you set for yourself.
June 26th, 2017 | 25:30
Episode 2: Overcoming Obstacles Listen
Failing is part of the process! In this episode, learn the importance of jumping off the cliff
and building your wings on the way down.
June 26th, 2017 | 14:23
Episode 1: Success Takes Time Listen
Welcome to the Women Inspiring Women Podcast! In this episode, meet your host Melanie
Mitro and get to know how she built a business from her kitchen table.