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126: Lisa Kipps-Brown | Finding the Right Mentors to Achieve Business Growth
Episode 12622nd July 2021 • The Success Finder Podcast • Brandon Straza
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Lisa Kipps-Brown is a Business Reimagineer with over 25 years of internet business experience and 30 years of entrepreneurial experience. She helps entrepreneurs identify and develop marketing opportunities and long-term strategic partnerships that increase business value and marketability. Lisa is the President of Glerin Business Resources, a web and marketing strategy firm that she founded in 1996 and she is also the author of Boomer Cashout and Disrupt Your Now.

 In today’s episode, start off with how she has been helping her clients shake off the broken sponsorship mentality. Lisa also explains why masterminds help you grow your network and change how you’re able to accomplish things, and she also talks about why the little things actually don’t matter. Check it out! 


[00:01 – 04:14] Opening Segment

  • I introduce our guest, Lisa Kipps-Brown 
  • Connect with our guest, see links below
  • Lisa gives a preview about what she does for a living

[04:15 – 14:28] Lisa Kipps-Brown Learning Journey and Masterminds

  • Lisa’s change in learning from his early years vs today
  • Learning is so fast in this day and age
  • Lisa’s Coaches, Mentors, and Masterminds
  • The difference between a mentor and a coach 
  • Balance between a mentor and a coach 
  • How masterminds helped Lisa’s Get Unstuck and Re-Set
  • Taking a step back and writing things down 
  • Making use of analogies 

[14:29 – 27:11] Lisa and Her Experience with Self-Education

  • The parallels of self-education and standard education
  • Entrepreneurs need coaches and mentors
  • Having the wrong coach is worse than having no coach 
  • Importance of having the right coach and the right mastermind 
  • What to expect when you invest in yourself and work with Lisa
  • A success story from people who worked with Lisa

[27:12 – 27:21] What it Takes to Be Successful

  • Lisa’s definition of success 
  • Knowing yourself to know what you want 
  • Know the underlying reasons for your preferences
  • Exciting things in store for Lisa
  • Actionable Items/Tips from Lisa
  • Thank the little things 
  • Final words

Tweetable Quotes:

“Personally, I think standardized education is failing everybody who is not in the middle of the bell curve.” - Lisa Kipps-Brown

“If your business cannot run without you, then that is a job.” - Lisa Kipps-Brown

“Every coach is not right for every student.” - Lisa Kipps-Brown

“Younger people need our experience, but we need their fresh eyes.” - Lisa Kipps-Brown

Connect with Lisa Kipps-Brown on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn or Youtube. You can also check out her website

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