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Making Sense of Worker Classifications With My CPA, Larry Rubin

How do you make sense of worker classifications? When you’re a small business owner, you may employ several W-2 employees, but you also likely work with at least a few (and sometimes a lot of) independent contractors. How you file taxes for those workers is really important, because if you do it wrong, it can…

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Count Shane Feldman In

Shane Feldman is the former Founder and CEO of Count Me In, an organization built as an entrepreneurship incubator to promote and uplift aspiring business owners. Now, Shane is my new chief of staff here at Brandon Green Chapter 2 Ventures.  This is an opportunity I’ve been thinking about creating for quite a long time.…


Living Empowered with Dr. Julie Lopez

Dr. Julie Lopez is a licensed clinical social worker and the author of Live Empowered!: Rewiring Your Brain’s Implicit Memory, a comprehensive primer on implicit memory—those stored memories we don’t actively recall, but that affect our thoughts and behaviors. I interviewed her about the different types of memories our brains and bodies process, and we…


Coaching People Through Wealth Building

Recently, I wrote a reflective piece on my wealth-building journey, the building of which has been instrumental in creating the life I’m genuinely happy with. If you read it, you’ll see that I didn’t take a traditional path to wealth. I took a long and hard route, which has now inspired me to help other…

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How Did I Do It? My Wealth Building Journey in 3 Phases

Not knowing how you’re going to pay your mortgage at the end of the month is frightening in a way you never forget if you experience it. I know that feeling, and while it has been 15 years since I was faced with that reality, sometimes it feels like yesterday.  Running away from that emotional…


The Brandon Green Report: New Year, New Possibilities

It’s 2021, and you’re looking for new and creative ways to thrive while staying focused on finding fulfillment every day. You know it’s too easy to let your ambition get ahead of enjoying what you’ve created and loving the process. You’re also looking to have a positive impact in the lives of the people you…

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Becoming a Mental Health Entrepreneur in 2020 with Jacqui McGovern

Jacqui McGovern has been a friend of mine for a good long time. We had the pleasure of traveling together in the mid-90s with an international musical organization called Up with People and have stayed in touch ever since. I wanted to interview her now to have a conversation about entrepreneurism, as she’s recently transitioned…


The Brandon Green Report: Playing the Long Game

  I’ve become intensely focused on the long game this year. That certainly hasn’t always been my orientation, though the longer I live, the more clearly I see how much upside is created over time if we only have the patience and persistence to stick with it. For example, I was struck by this statistic:…

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We’ve Got to Do More with Laura Tsaggaris

Laura Tsaggaris is a friend and former client who has recently released her first new song in four years, “Lead Me”. Laura has had an incredible journey with five records and 40-plus songs of folk, Americana, alt-country, blues, rock, and pop. She’s eclectic and wildly talented, to say the least. I’ve been a longtime supporter…


The Brandon Green Report: Remembering Anything is Possible

We are losing our ability to see what’s possible across our lives, our businesses, our families, and the world. As a result, more and more people feel that a life of connection, meaningful fulfillment, joy, and peace is unattainable.This is hugely consequential, and it’s a big part of why I started The Brandon Green report—and…


Building Empathetic Workplaces with Katharine Manning

Katharine Manning spent 15 years advising the Justice Department on victim issues in its most challenging cases, from terrorism to child exploitation to large-scale financial fraud. She is now the President of Blackbird DC, an organization dedicated to helping institutions prepare for and respond to the challenges they face involving employees and members of the…


The Brandon Green Report: October 2020

Greetings, Over the last several months as we’ve watched the world change, I decided to take this moment in time to renew my investment in my personal brand and my commitment to helping entrepreneurs grow. I’ve built a team to help me, and we are now executing content on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, building…