Create Your Own Life with Jeremy Ryan Slate | Actionable Advice for Life on Your Terms

Have you struggled as an entrepreneur? I have. I think we are a different breed, we work for a vision that not everyone understands; sometimes that can be a lonely journey. I have been a teacher, personal trainer and finally found my place in marketing. I enjoy helping people reach the level that they believe they can, because I believe they can get there. Through this blog, and my podcast, Create Your Own Life, I seek to help you build the business and the life that you dream of. Dream big. Its been my biggest flaw and biggest asset. In this podcast, I want to give you actionable things that you can do, not just more fluff, there's too much of that out there. CYOL will give you the steps and skills that successful entrepreneurs, business people and artists applied to create life on their terms. Are you ready for the ride? Jeremy Ryan Slate interviews inspiring entrepreneurs like Grant Cardone, Elliott Hulse, Chris Guillebeau, Patrick Bet-David, Pat Flynn, John Lee Dumas, Tony Horton, Kelly Starrett, Kevin Harrington, Walter O'Brien, Mike Dillard, Gerard Adams, JP Sears, Jon Levy, Robert Greene, Tucker Max, Tom Bilyeu & Jeff Hoffman.
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Sep 29, 2016

Living a life dedicated to acquiring the skills and knowledge to help others on their paths to greatness, has brought Matt Belair to a level of expertise attained by few. With experience in fields ranging from mental fortitude, Zen, the pursuit of inner peace and positive living, martial arts, marketing, snowboarding, and travel to neuro-linguistic programming, meditation, sport psychology, life coaching, and conscious living, he is equipped to support you in whatever you aspire to achieve.

A one of a kind author, speaker and conscious thought leader and podcast host, Matt believes in potential. His own, yours, everyone’s. Seeing the possibilities in someone’s life is his greatest gift. He knows we can all be great, and so there is nothing that despairs him more than to see someone suffer or settle for mediocrity. and nothing that brings him more joy than to witness them achieve their highest potential. He has incredible vision and see’s the un-ignited potential in every individual. Matt is truly special because he has the rare ability to help others see, believe, and create that inherent potential within themselves.

Matt has travelled the world and put himself in the fire to test his knowledge and his limits. He spent time in Nepal studying meditation with Buddhist monks and survived a near death experience while trekking Everest. Travelled the world as a professional snowboard coach, trained mixed martial arts with pro fighters in Thailand. He has learned the secrets to becoming an effective and powerful leader, speaker and trainer under the guidance of mentor Michel Losier, the best selling author of the Law of Attraction, and spent time in China training with 34th Generation Shaolin Monks, just to name some of his incredible experiences.

Matt’s Favorite Quote:

“Matering yourself is strength, mastering others is true power.”

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Sep 27, 2016

Stefan James started out as someone that did not fit with the crowd, and was not really social. Through self-development, Stefan found himself to be a better person that was way more motivated and successful.

Stefan then wen on to create a business off of it, but saw issues in scaling. He went from there to the digital space, but realized that his content fit way better in the Kindle sphere and very quickly build a six-figure business from it.

Stefan realized that in order to create real wealth, he needed many streams of income, and thats just what he has done with Project Life Mastery and its ancillary businesses including his Kindle coaching and sales and his success coaching.

Stefan truly has mastered the art of living.

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Sep 26, 2016

Brett Campbell is the owner and CEO of Fit International, a global health and fitness company whose products and services have helped over 45,000 clients, and the Authority Academy, an online community for Internet marketers, coaches, speakers, and small business owners.

He is also the founder of the Unleash Your Greatness movement, an international live-event series to help others pursue living the life of their dreams. Brett’s messages reach over five million people each week.

Having grown up in New Zealand, Brett now lives in his dream house on the beach of the Gold Coast of Australia with his lovely wife, Emily, and their two Pugs, Burt and Puggsly.

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Sep 23, 2016

Clinton Senkow is a man on a meteoric rise. After graduating college and the end to his hockey career, the Canadian native wondered what would come next. He started to dabble in the startup scene mostly in sales and marketing type roles, leading him into digital marketing.

The last 12 months have seen Senkow’s success continue to rise by becoming a contributor to several large publications, including The Huffington Post, while also being awarded the Next Gen Hustler award at the Next Gen Summit this past June.

Ultimately leading him into partnering with Inc. 500 entrepreneur Brian D. Evans to grow this very site Influencive. Recently, Clinton journeyed to China to represent Canada at the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance Summit In Beijing.

Clinton’s Favorite Quote:

“You are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with.” — Jim Rohn

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Sep 21, 2016

Cole Hatter is an author, award winning speaker, and entrepreneur. He’s passionate about truly living life, creating massive financial success for himself and others, and most importantly, giving back. Over the years, He’s taught tens of thousands of people to be more than just alive, but to become the best versions of themselves, create massive profits, and then impact others by living a life of significance.

Having barely escaped death 2 times in 2 separate accidents, Cole has a true appreciation for life and is committed to living it to the fullest. He is a husband, father, water sport enthusiast, adrenaline junkie, philanthropist, and he loves boating and driving fast cars.

After losing everything, even the temporary ability to walk, he’s been able to see monumental success in his life.

Cole’s Favorite Quote:

“The truth is that you can spend your life anyway that you want, but you can only spend it once.” — John C. Maxwell

Sep 18, 2016

Grant Cardone has very quickly become a household name in the world of sales and real estate investing. He got his start in the world of automobile sales, becoming obsessed about his mission and very quickly rose to the top 1% in the country. Since, then Grant has created an empire including: a list of NY Times Bestsellers, sales training, investing and his online video presence at

Often times, we are told to play it safe and bring ourselves down to the level of everyone else. Grant is here to tell you why you need to be obsessed to really be successful. In this episode, we do a deep dive into what brought Grant to his current level of success and how you can be come obsessed about your mission and create a life on your own terms.

Grant’s Favorite Quote:

“Success is my duty.”

Sep 16, 2016

Grant Wise is a Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of Modern Moguls Marketing. A media Training & Marketing Management Company. Grant is known to be a maverick leader and an innovative marketing strategist who is unafraid to lead companies in new directions.

Grant’s story is one of education, truth, and perseverance; education through experience, imperfect action, and failure, living and growing with serious intention. All these have helped him lead Entrepreneurs and Business Owners to their dreams. Grant, through the pioneering marketing strategies his Company is known for, has serviced and continues to service companies in the US and internationally. Grant has been described as irreverent, artful, & dramatic with a strong entrepreneurial spirit. He constantly strives for results in his clients’ businesses.

Entering the business world at the age of 19, Grant would begin his journey of massive success followed by massive failure. Having grown his first business to a million dollars in less than 48 months Grant began to grow too fast and attempted to do far too much. After experiencing the highs of business he would go on to experience life at the bottom. Through bankruptcy, a tarnished name, and an entire lifetime ahead of him, Grant dusted himself off and went back into business as a consultant – a teacher. With $25 in his pocket he pursued the only thing he knew how, business. He would go on to teach Real Estate agents how to grow their business through Social Media. Within a matter of months Grant had re-built his life and business to well over 6 Figures and is currently on track to turn his vision into a multi-million dollar company.

Grant lives by this one mantra, “I’m not trying to be the most successful as much as I’m working to be the most valuable.”

Grant’s Favorite Quote:

“I’m not trying to be the most successful as much as I’m working to be the most valuable.”

Sep 14, 2016

Spencer Haws created Niche Pursuits originally as a way to discuss the various business ideas he was trying out.  However, he’s since honed in on a few areas of business; namely: creating niche websites (in lots of different niches), buying and selling websites, running a software company (Long Tail Pro), and recently selling physical products through Amazon FBA.

Spencer shares what I’m learning along the way in regards to SEO, creating valuable businesses online, and of course the tips and tricks he may discover for business in general.

While working full-time, Spencer discovered the online space and it wasn’t long before he found his way around WordPress and from there transitioned to working full-time in his online business.


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Sep 12, 2016

Hershey Hilado is not your typical 24 year old. Her difficult upbringing enabled her to develop the resilience and natural drive about life that is too infectious to ignore.

Growing up in an environment of physical and emotional abuse she became a parent to 7 of her siblings at a mere age of 14. Her father was murdered by her own uncle when she was 12. Her own Mother traded her for money when she was only 15 and forced her to marry a man 3 times her age when she was 16.

After escaping that terrible ordeal she became homeless for 2 years and eventually found the comfort of her Father’s family when she found out where they live.

At 18 she moved to Australia and started her own business 2 years later. Today, she runs a Women’s Fashion Label called Ohmagosh and now being sold in over 15 countries across the globe. She is also a serial social media entrepreneur and business strategist that helps Australia’s top speakers get their brand online and have their message heard globally through the Speakers Institute, an incubator of speaker talent with the ability to transform people’s message into a powerful and commercial message that the world needs to hear.

Her passion and purpose stretch beyond overcoming adversity and Entrepreneurship. As a Philanthropist she is one of the Ambassadors for The Freedom Hub, a non for profit organization that helps rebuild the lives of survivors of Human Trafficking and Sex Slavery in Australia.

She speaks for those who needed a voice. She is a spiritual and passionate human being who chose to live LIFE with so much gratitude, positive intentions and a purpose to change people’s lives through SERVICE, SURRENDERING her self to total selflessness and IMPACTING millions of lives.

Hershey’s Favorite Quote:
“Capacity is a state of mind.”
Sep 9, 2016
Brendan Ridings graduated from Southern Illinois University – Carbondale with a Bachelor’s of Science focusing on Human Nutrition and Dietetics. While attaining his degree, Brendan won World and National Collegiate power-lifting championships. Brendan went on to attain his Corrective Exercise Specialty from The National Academy of Sports Medicine. Brendan began to expand beyond the fitness world to help fund the organization named PLAT, a school in Haiti, invented Posture PT back support with 500% funding on Kickstarter, and recently partnered with the Make in India initiative to develop and implement advanced wound care to underprivileged populations. 

You can hear him on Rusty Lion Academy.  He certainly understands the stress and hard work Entrepreneurs endure and how easy it is to let their health and well being slip. 
Brandon’s Favorite Quote:
“The doctor of the future will interest himself in the prevention of diseases and the care of the human frame.” — Thomas Edison

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Sep 7, 2016

Bri Seeley is passionate about supporting women to live on purpose and BE inspirational women in their lives – everyday. She speaks, writes, and mentors women to connect with their unique passion for life and to build inspirational lives for themselves! Bri is also the founder of The Inspirational Woman Project, a movement which aims to tell the stories of every woman, and the co-founder of The AMPLIFY Collective, an un-networking movement for women.

She is a regular contributor for The Huffington Post, and has been featured on The Today Show, Kickstarter, PBS, and Free Enterprise.

Bri’s Favorite Quote:
“If you don’t ask the answer is always no.” —

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Sep 5, 2016
Joe Fairless hosts The Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever Show, the only 7 day a week real estate podcast. Joe has interviewed Barbara Corcoran, Robert Kiyosaki and hundreds of other high profile and influential real estate investors.

Joe went from being VP of a New York Marketing Company to transitioning to real estate investing and controlling 7 million in property within 6 months to now controlling $54,000,000 in property. In this episode we chronicle how he got is start in real estate and how you can do the same, with these simple steps!
Joe’s Favorite Quote:
“The secret to living is giving.” — Tony Robbins

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Sep 2, 2016

Jesse Ortiz is the Founder and Host of In the Podcast he interviews today’s most successful entrepreneurs, health coaches and life hackers. Each episode provides insight, lessons and experiences for you to get the most out of life in health, wealth and happiness. His goal is to become the best version of myself and creating the best life experience possible, but most importantly he wants to inspire you to do the same!

Jesse was unhappy with work and the corporate grind id not create the type of life that he wanted. As a single father, it was a struggle to really create the time and freedom that he wanted. After various businesses, Jesse started Lifestyle Conversations, but it was not a success until he found people to really hold him accountable, and that’s the secret to his success.

Jesse’s Favorite Quote:
“If you’re not learning, you’re dying.” — Tony Robbins

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