The HERO Show Podcast

Changing The Narritive

We Tell The Stories of CEOs & Founders As If They Were Comic Book Super Heros

Hi, I'm Richard Matthews, Host of the HERO Show. Join us as we work to shift the silly cultural narrative that entrepreneurs are villains, and are instead HEROpreneurs working to better our world.

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Episode 229 – Alex Fichera

Join Alex Fichera, the renowned holistic leadership expert and founder of My Performance Coach, as he uncovers the secrets of peak performance on The Hero Show. Prepare to embark on an extraordinary journey of self-discovery, where you’ll learn to master physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual energy through purposeful routines that catapult your performance to new heights while safeguarding against burnout.

Get ready to step into your greatness and discover the immense potential that lies within you. The Hero Show awaits, where you’ll emerge fully energized and ready to conquer new horizons.

Episode 228 – Lauren Tickner

In today’s episode of The Hero Show, join Lauren Tickner as she takes you on an awe-inspiring journey from a struggling fitness trainer to the remarkable achievement of building a thriving million-dollar business and embracing a lifestyle she adores, all within a mere 5 years.

Immerse yourself in her transformative story and unlock the keys to her phenomenal success, including her invaluable insights on harnessing the power of social media, mastering effective delegation, and leaving a profound impact on others.

Episode 227 – Mark Drager

In this episode of The Hero Show, we are joined by Mark Drager for an enlightening conversation.

Mark, the founder of a creative production company, shares his remarkable journey of building his business, witnessing both its rise to over $2 million in annual revenue and its subsequent challenges and setbacks. Drawing from his valuable experiences and determination to learn from past mistakes, Mark’s company, Phanta Media, has shifted its focus to prioritizing exceptional work with extraordinary individuals rather than simply pursuing growth and feeding the machine.

Tune in to gain insights on building irresistible selling propositions and embracing the transformative power of resilience and innovation.

Episode 226 – Eddie Rodriguez

Get ready to unlock your best future with Eddie Rodriguez, a true entrepreneurial powerhouse, as we dive into his captivating story on The Hero Show. Join me as I sit down with Eddie, the founder, and CEO of The Franchise Tailor, in an electrifying episode.

With 30 years of entrepreneurial success under his belt, Eddie is a Certified Franchise Consultant who has helped countless individuals find their true calling through franchise ownership. Whether you’re in the midst of a career transition, an ambitious immigrant seeking new opportunities, a savvy business person looking to scale operations, or simply someone eager to diversify your investment portfolio, Eddie has the key to your success.

Brace yourself for an eye-opening conversation as we uncover the secrets to building a fulfilling and prosperous future. Don’t miss out on this incredible episode packed with wisdom, inspiration, and actionable insights. Tune in now and get ready to unleash your inner hero!

Episode 225 – Jeremy Watson

In this episode of The Hero Show, I had the pleasure of chatting with Jeremy Watson, a traveler and serial entrepreneur who founded Bedrock Investment Property.

Jeremy shared with me his decade-long experience in financial advice and his search for a solution to help retirement assets work harder for their owners. We also talked about our love for traveling and the different places we’ve been to, including Florida and South Carolina.

Tune in to this episode and hear from Jeremy himself about his journey and his latest project, a YouTube channel that showcases how he builds businesses.

Episode 224 – Marcus Manderson

Join us on The Hero Show as we explore the awe-inspiring journey of Marcus Manderson, an accomplished musician, music producer, composer, and audio engineer who is using the universal language of music to revolutionize the world. In this episode, we will delve into Marcus’s mission to make a difference in our culture and the lives of others through his creative works.

Discover how Marcus’s passion for music production has enabled him to create memorable music experiences that stand out from the crowd. Be inspired by his personal story of dedication and perseverance, and join us on an exciting adventure around the world as we witness the impact of his art.

Get ready to learn how Marcus is making a significant contribution to society through his music and how his determination to achieve financial sustainability is driving him toward even greater heights. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the fascinating world of music with one of its most visionary artists on The Hero Show!

Episode 223 – Nathan Jenson

In this episode of The Hero Show, we delve into the art and science of system building and how it can be harnessed to achieve success. Our guest highlights the unique skill of system building and emphasizes the importance of understanding how to create effective systems that can transform a small business into a big business. Whether it’s bookkeeping systems, marketing systems, or employment systems, building effective systems is a critical aspect of growing a company.

Our guest, Nathan Jenson, has been helping small businesses drive profitability for over a decade by providing clients with clear insight into the metrics that drive performance. Through data-driven insights, businesses can identify the actions needed to improve profits and cash flow and achieve success.

However, system building is a unique skill that not everyone possesses, and many people don’t realize its power in growing a business. Our guest shares practical tips on how to develop this skill and highlights the importance of getting someone in to help build effective systems.

Join us as we unleash the power of system building through data-driven insights and learn how it can transform your personal and professional life.

Episode 222 – Tamara Thompson

Join us on The Hero Show as we chat with Tamara Thompson, Founder of Broadcast Your Authority, a supercharged content agency that’s transforming startups into respected industry leaders. Tamara’s secret weapon? Her lightning-quick ability to connect the dots and craft killer content that resonates with audiences.

With her expert guidance, her clients are dominating the digital landscape, using long-form podcasts, engaging social media posts, and compelling video content to outshine their competitors. Whether you’re an influencer, expert or entrepreneur, Tamara’s insights are a must-hear for anyone looking to succeed in today’s fast-paced business world.

So, grab a seat and tune in for a conversation about the power of effective storytelling and why mastering the art of micro-content could be the secret to your success. Trust us, you won’t want to miss a minute!

Episode 221 – Dr. Mike Van Thielen

Tune in to this episode of The Hero Show as Dr. Mike Van Thielen emphasizes the importance of embracing health freedom and making conscious choices that lead to happiness and wellness. He shares his insights on the latest advancements in biohacking, personalized medicine, and how to adopt a holistic approach to health.

Dr. Mike Van Thielen is a renowned medical expert, best-selling author, and the founder of Health Freedom Movement. He is also the Medical Director at ClarigenZ Health, where he helps people regain control of their health and achieve optimal wellness through biohacking, business, and personal life coaching.

Don’t miss this empowering conversation with a true hero of health!

Episode 220 – Ashley Connell

In this episode of The Hero Show, we have the pleasure of sitting down with Ashley Connell, Founder and CEO of Prowess Project, an organization working hard to champion gender equality and dismantle the 9-5 stigma in the workforce.

Ashley shares with us the Prowess Project’s mission: to empower women to return to work after taking a break to raise children or for other personal reasons and to help them thrive in the workplace. She explains how the organization debunks the myth that women who take time off from work lose their professional prowess and how Prowess Project provides them with the resources and support they need to succeed.

Tune in to this inspiring conversation to learn more about how Prowess Project empowers stay-at-home moms as career heroes and breaks workforce barriers, and how you too can be a hero on your own.

Episode 219 – Pierre Alexandre

On The Hero Show, witness the financial modeling masterclass with Richard Matthews and superhero Pierre Alexandre. Pierre’s superpowers lie in his ability to quickly understand businesses and value drivers, thanks to his eight years of experience in transaction services and mergers and acquisitions, with three years dedicated to the world of SaaS. He is renowned for his Excel skills, which give him a secret advantage when it comes to financial modeling. Not only that, but Pierre is also an expert in managing conflict and can offer valuable advice on stepping back to see the source of frustration. Tune in now to learn from this financial modeling superhero and gain the skills you need to succeed!

Episode 218 – Steve Kidd

Hold on tight, because you’re about to embark on an exhilarating ride on this episode of The Hero Show! Join us as we delve deep into the awe-inspiring secrets behind Steve Kidd’s superpowers in transforming ordinary people into best-selling storytellers. Get ready for an intriguing and eye-opening conversation that you won’t want to miss!

Introducing Steve Kidd, the fiery third-generation minister-turned-chart-topping author, entrepreneur, and supernatural mentor with a heart that radiates pure gold. Steve is no ordinary human – he possesses the extraordinary vision of a superhero, propelling thousands to share their unique stories and profoundly impacting millions of lives. Steve’s life’s quest is to illuminate the amazing lives of exceptional people and turn them into top-notch authors. He is the unrivaled champion of elevating awe-inspiring souls, a true hero in his own right. With his superpowers, Steve has helped countless individuals realize their true potential and share their voices with the world.