The Impact Driven Entrepreneur

Welcome to the Impact Driven Entrepreneur the podcast that helps you expand your reach and convert that reach into clients so you can lead your tribe with confidence and create change in the world while living the life you desire. And now your host Certified Business Coach and Consultant Mariana Ruiz.
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Jun 26, 2017

In this episode, I talk about how the difference between Coaching, Training, consulting, mentoring and counseling.

Here is what we covered:

  • The pros and cons of each
  • When to get which type of support in your life and business
  • Why the title you use for your services matters and how to make it clear to your prospective customers
  • If you had a subpar experience with a service it is not your fault

Plus this new super cool feature on Facebook-Facebook Audio...How to use it and why I am loving it!

Resources Mentioned: Decision Matrix-

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Jun 19, 2017

Grab your decision matrix here:

Elna Cain is known for growing her following using Pinterest. But aside from being incredible with Pinterest, she is also a copywriter, blogger, and freelance writer. To work with Elna Cain, go to

In this episode, Elna Cain and I talk about:

  • Her story and how she got started in online business
  • Blogging and growing traffic
  • Steps in using Pinterest as online marketing tool
  • Pinterest and time-sensitive blog promotions
  • What Pin images are
  • What Group Boards are
  • Tailwind for Pinterest marketing
  • Using Board Booster and its Looping function
  • Getting followers on Pinterest

How to connect with Elna Cain:

Resources mentioned:

Jun 12, 2017

In this episode of The Impact Driven Entrepreneur I talk with Gabrielle Bogan about how to schedule your day in alignment with your values.

Here is a little bit about what we covered:

  1. The first and most crucial step to mastering your schedule
  2. Setting boundaries around your schedule so that you can do the things that you want to do.
  3. Juggling #allthethings and how to avoid the overwhelm

Connect with Gabrielle at

Resources Mentioned: Increase your profits with Mariana's Time Management System.

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Jun 5, 2017

In this episode, I talk with Staci Gustiuc about getting started. She is amazing at helping you see the baby steps and realizing your dreams.

Here is the download mentioned "The First 10 Steps to Starting Your Profitable Online Business"

This is what we covered:

  • Overcoming societal pressures to continue to learn more to be "ready"
  • How to decide what to invest in when you are starting
  • What to really focus on as you are getting started that will amplify your results
  • Why implementing the right things for your phase of business is critical to your success and saves you a lot of time and money.

You can find Staci at or on Facebook where she does daily Facebook lives to motivate, empowers and inspires you to go after your big dreams using baby steps so you can really enjoy the process.

Download "The First 10 Steps to Starting Your Profitable Online Business" to save yourself  hours of wasted time and energy focusing on things that are not essential while doing the really important stuff that will grow your business.

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