Passion to Profit Podcast
Jenny with The Good Eats: Food Network + Pivoting

Jenny with The Good Eats: Food Network + Pivoting

February 23, 2021

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We were so excited to chat with our friend Jenny with The Good Eats! Jenn Fillenworth is a personal chef, registered dietician, professor, and executive chef at Root Farmacy. She has an impressive list of credentials and education, not the least of which is her Master’s of Science in Human Nutrition. A recent Food Network Champion, Jenn competed (and won!) Season 3, Episode 6 of Supermarket Stakeout. Vince and Liz talked with Jenn on the Passion to Profit Podcast (Episode 69) about what led to her passion for the food industry, pivoting business plans, and the best places to eat in Grand Rapids, MI. 

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

 

  • Pros and cons of the restaurant industry
  • Pivoting during covid in the food industry
  • What it was like being on Food Network
  • How it goes working in a female-only kitchen
  • Benefits of plant-based food

 

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5 Common Weight Loss Hurdles to Overcome

5 Common Weight Loss Hurdles to Overcome

February 16, 2021

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This week Liz dives deeper into the common hurdles that people need to overcome in order to lose weight and keep it off. She shares her best tips and hacks for how she overcame these hurdles - because spoiler, EVERYONE deals with these! Liz and Vince both gush over their love of ethnic food as a weight loss secret, while also giving some tough love on mindset. And what does this have to do with profit, you say? Well, getting healthy and redirecting your negative mindset applies to weight loss and your business goals. Listen to Episode 68 and finally hit ALL those goals you’ve been working on for years.

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • Common weight loss hurdles and how to overcome them
  • How to shift your mindset
  • Why you haven’t been able to overcome these hurdles yet
  • What foods to eat and how to find the time to workout
  • How overcoming weight loss hurdles applies to business

 

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Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

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It’s Only Been 6 Mondays

It’s Only Been 6 Mondays

February 9, 2021

Your thoughts are holding you back. We’re 6 weeks into the new year at the recording of this episode and Vince dives into his “Monday Theory” and how it helps him accomplish more in less time. Liz pushes Vince to share details about his theory and how people can apply it at any time of the year. Listen to Episode 67 now and leave us a 5-star review. Don’t forget to share with us in your stories that you’re listening and what you’ve been up to these last 6 Mondays!

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • What is the Monday Theory™? 
  • “Drop a bag, get a bag”
  • Discovering what actually moves the needle in business and life (spoiler: it’s not what you think)
  • Where your to do list is getting it wrong
  • BONUS: Vince’s thoughts on public school education

 

Helpful Links:

 

Related Episodes:

 

Say hi:

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Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

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Rebranding in 5 Easy Steps

Rebranding in 5 Easy Steps

February 2, 2021

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Overwhelm holding you back from a much-needed rebrand? We hear you, but the longer you wait the harder AND more expensive it’ll be to change. If your gut is telling you it’s time, then it’s time. In Episode 66 of the Passion to Profit Podcast, Liz and Vince discuss their rebrand strategy in both their personal brands and together as Irie Lemon. Vince shares the difference between good and bad branding, and Liz talks about her experience in rebranding and running into legal issues with the name of her business. Fire tips and advice, as always.

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • The 5 easy steps to rebranding
  • What to do before you rebrand
  • Whether you should trademark your ish
  • Why branding is everything
  • Do fonts matter?

 

Helpful Links:

 

Say hi:

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Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

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5 Money Thoughts Holding You Back

5 Money Thoughts Holding You Back

January 26, 2021

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If any episode is GOLD, this one would be it. Most of us are not even aware of how much negativity we carry around about money. Thoughts, conscious and subconscious, that actually prevent us from making more money and tapping into our full earning potential. Liz breaks down common money thoughts with Vince and helps us visualize just how much GOOD can from earning lots of money. There are so many benefits to shifting your money mindset, not the least of which is how many more people you can help. So listen in closely - Episode 65 is going to blow your money-loving mind!!

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • The 5 money thoughts holding you back
  • How to stop negative money thoughts
  • Which money thoughts matter
  • Liz’s and Vince’s differing perspectives on money mindset
  • Saving vs. spending money

 

Helpful Links:

 

Say hi:

Connect with Irie Lemon on Instagram  

Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

Help us out:

Enjoyed this episode? Leave a review and send it to your best friend. If you have any topic or guest suggestions, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Stay tuned for weekly episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations, and incredible guests! 

 

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How Liz Lost 60 Pounds (And Kept It Off 15 Years)

How Liz Lost 60 Pounds (And Kept It Off 15 Years)

January 19, 2021

Today’s episode is a bit different. Vince asks the questions, and Liz answers, sharing tales from her childhood and her journey to losing 60 pounds. She dives deep into her past, sharing experiences with school dances and sports teams, and talks openly about what led her to start losing weight in her 20s. If all you’ve seen is the highlight reel, this is definitely an episode to listen to as we get a peek behind the curtain.

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • Stories from Liz’s childhood
  • What made Liz decide to lose 60 pounds
  • How she gained it back and then lost it again...for good
  • Motivation, advice, and tips from Liz for your weight loss journey

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Say hi:

Connect with Irie Lemon on Instagram  

Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

Help us out:

Enjoyed this episode? Leave a review and send it to your best friend. If you have any topic or guest suggestions, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Stay tuned for weekly episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations, and incredible guests! 

 

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3 Steps to Turning Passion into Profit

3 Steps to Turning Passion into Profit

January 12, 2021

Liz and Vince have very few things in common - but one of them is successfully turning their passions into profit. In Episode 63, they each share their thoughts on what it takes - in 3 simple steps. But just because they’re simple - doesn’t mean it’s easy! There’s lots of hard personal work that goes into making a successful business out of something you love. A lot of unlearning and overcoming childhood trauma, tuning out the haters, and taking big risks. If you’re making 2021 your year, then listen to today’s episode and leave us a comment about what passion you’re turning into profit!

 

What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 

  • Tips on how to do less research and just press publish
  • Overcoming negative thoughts
  • Cocktail recipe tips and secrets
  • Why you should not quit your day job
  • How to apply your values to the process
  • Pros and cons of social media

 

Helpful Links:

 

Say hi:

Connect with Irie Lemon on Instagram  

Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

Help us out:

Enjoyed this episode? Leave a review and send it to your best friend. If you have any topic or guest suggestions, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Stay tuned for weekly episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations, and incredible guests! *hint, hint* 

 

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Gary Vee, Pivoting, and Why You Should Check Your Emails

Gary Vee, Pivoting, and Why You Should Check Your Emails

January 5, 2021
It is the first day of Season 2 and the first week of 2021. Things are looking up, friends. In this first episode of Season 2 we meant to share an amazing interview with Gary Vaynerchuk and planned our season launch around it. We planned, prepared, and even had snacks. What happened? You’ll have to listen to find out. Vince and Liz make the best of an unexpected situation and share some golden nuggets of inspiration on positively planning for the best case scenario, inviting others into conversation, and maybe some simple strategies on email management. 
 
What you’ll hear in today’s episode: 
  • The full Gary Vee story
  • How the team pivoted to make the most of it
  • Vince’s thoughts on having conversations rather than being a “guru”
  • Liz on going all in and being positive regardless of outcome
  • Why you should always put your best foot forward
 
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Irie Lemon Says Byeeee to 2020

Irie Lemon Says Byeeee to 2020

December 29, 2020

We are taking it all the way back to January 2020 - remember then? Before the pandemic and the racial unrest and the election and all the things that happened during the longest year ever. Liz and Vince take you through all the ups and downs of this year as they discuss business, personal growth, cooking, and revisit their conversations with some incredible people. Which episode was your favorite this year?

 

What you can expect to learn in today’s episode: 

  • Basically an entire episode of quotables for your Instagram
  • Cooking tips from the best!
  • Goal setting and staying motivated and inspired

 

Top 3 Episodes of 2020:

 

Helpful Links:

 

Say hi:

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Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

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Enjoyed this episode? The entire season?! Leave a review and send it to your best friend. If you have any topic or guest suggestions, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Stay tuned for next season’s episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations, and incredible guests! *hint, hint* 

 

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Irie Lemon is Over

Irie Lemon is Over

December 22, 2020

Say whaaaaat?! Is Irie Lemon over for real? Guess you’ll have to listen to find out. 

 

In Episode 60, Liz and Vince dish ALL the juicy details about their friendship - the beginning and where they’re going in 2021. They disagree on whose idea it was to work together, and who is the real entrepreneur. Vince compares business partnership to Disney movies, and Liz hilariously breaks down early Irie Lemon failures. The entire episode is full of amazing nuggets of wisdom, business tips, and inspiration. It’s a do-not-miss end of the year listen. So pop those earbuds in and buckle up.

 

What you can expect to learn in today’s episode: 

  • Finally hear the full (hilarious) story on how Liz and Vince met 
  • Discover whether friendship or business is more important
  • How to use failure as navigation toward success
  • Hear behind the scenes, never shared details about Irie Lemon

 

Helpful Links:

 

Say hi:

Connect with Irie Lemon on Instagram  

Connect with Liz of The Lemon Bowl on Instagram  

Connect with Vince of Irie Kitchen on Instagram 

 

Help us out:

Enjoyed this episode? Leave a review and send it to your best friend. If you have any topic or guest suggestions, let us know on Instagram or the comment section on YouTube! Stay tuned for weekly episodes filled with practical tips, amazing conversations, and incredible guests! *hint, hint* 

 

(Sorry you found out this way, Rich.)

 

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