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E49 | Nick Evers’s Fairway to Business: A Golfer’s Grind, Windy City Wonders, and Unforgettable College Capers

Nicholas Evers’ Journey:
Nick Evers shares his incredible journey from the Windy City of Chicago to the sun-drenched greens of Tampa Bay. Listen as he unfolds the story of how a simple friendship blossomed into a thriving business venture. Discover the behind-the-scenes of the real estate market through Nick’s eyes and learn how he tackled the heavy burden of student loans.

Golfing Insights:
Ever wondered how a golfer’s mind ticks? Nick, a two-handicap golfer, dives into the mental game of golf, offering insights on everything from slicing down the fairway to being stuck in a bunker. Sean and Manny also stir the pot on the controversial LIV Golf series and discuss the sport’s titans.

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E48 | William Golston’s Gridiron Glory: Reliving the Buccaneers’ Super Bowl Win, Embracing Retirement Transitions, and Savouring Life’s Finer Moments

Welcome to another exciting episode of Happy Hour Holidaze! In Episode 48, we’re thrilled to bring you an exclusive conversation with Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ defensive end, Super Bowl champion, and NFL stalwart, William Gholston. Join your hosts, Sean Febre and Manny Febre, as they dive deep into the journey of a football legend who has become a pillar of consistency and resilience in the NFL.

William Gholston takes us back to his unforgettable draft day in 2013. Relive the excitement and tension as Gholston recounts his experience at the Motor City Casino in Detroit, the missed calls, and the emotional moment when he finally received the life-changing call from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hear firsthand how Gholston navigated the early days of his career and carved out a legacy alongside Buccaneers’ greats like Ronde Barber and Derrick Brooks.

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E47 | Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy

Dive into this electrifying episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, featuring the riveting journey of Garrett Greco, a visionary real estate mogul and podcast host from Tampa Bay. As we navigate through Garrett’s transition from spirited college life to establishing a dominant presence in the real estate industry, listeners will find both inspiration and valuable insights.

In this episode titled “Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy,” hosts Sean and Manny Febre engage in a deep dive with Garrett, exploring his familial legacy intertwined with Tampa’s political and social fabric. Discover how Garrett’s roots influenced his ambitious foray into real estate and development, and how he leverages his background to foster community connections and drive success.

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E25| Batting to Success: Ashlynn Rae's Exhilarating Voyage from Hairstylist to Luxury Lash Industry Tycoon

Introduction:

Welcome to the latest entry in our Happy Hour Holidaze blog, where we delve into the heartening and insightful world of entrepreneurship and personal triumph. In this post, we’re excited to unpack the pearls of wisdom shared by our special guest, Ashlynn Rae Roberts, the entrepreneurial force behind the flourishing Ashlynn Rae Lashes brand. Hosted by the vibrant duo, Sean and Manny Febre, this episode is a journey through resilience, innovation, and the power of a positive mindset.

The Genesis of a Lash Empire:

Ashlynn’s story begins in the realms of hairstyling, where her early career as a hair extension specialist in South Tampa laid the foundation for her future endeavors. She recalls the nascent days of the lash industry, a time when it was a luxury reserved for the elite. Identifying an untapped market, Ashlynn embraced the opportunity, training in lash artistry and quickly becoming a sought-after professional in the Tampa area.

Business Acumen and Expansion:

Ashlynn openly discusses the business side of her lash empire. She breaks down the financial nuances of the industry, from the pricing of initial appointments to the strategic importance of building a recurring client base. Her insights into the entrepreneurial aspects of running a lash studio are invaluable for anyone looking to break into the beauty industry.

Navigating Through COVID-19:

One of the most compelling parts of the conversation is Ashlynn’s take on the COVID-19 pandemic. Contrary to the downturn experienced by many industries, her business witnessed an unexpected upsurge. This segment is a masterclass in adaptability and resilience, showcasing how businesses can thrive even in the most challenging times.

The Role of Social Media:

Our hosts dive into the impact of social media in today’s business landscape. Ashlynn illustrates how platforms like Instagram have become instrumental in brand building and client engagement, enhancing her business’s visibility and contributing to its growth.

A Personal Journey of Growth and Empowerment:

More than just a business success story, Ashlynn shares her personal journey, highlighting her transformation from a teenage mother to a successful businesswoman. Her narrative is a beacon of hope and inspiration, emphasizing the importance of self-belief, authenticity, and maintaining a positive mindset.

Educating the Next Generation:

As the conversation shifts towards education and mentorship, Ashlynn expresses her passion for empowering aspiring lash artists. She discusses her plans to expand into education, aiming to nurture talent and share her knowledge and experience with those eager to enter the industry.

Closing Thoughts:

The episode concludes with Ashlynn offering sage advice to budding entrepreneurs and those facing personal or professional hurdles. Her story is a testament to the idea that success is not reserved for a select few but is attainable by anyone willing to embrace their authentic self and work diligently towards their goals.

Conclusion:

This episode of Happy Hour Holidaze is more than just an exploration of the lash industry; it’s a narrative of determination, innovation, and the power of a positive mindset. Ashlynn Rae Roberts’ journey is a resonant reminder that with passion, resilience, and a bit of entrepreneurial savvy, anyone can turn their dreams into reality.

Stay tuned to our blog for more inspiring stories and insights from industry leaders and change-makers. And if you haven’t already, be sure to listen to the full episode with Ashlynn Rae Roberts on Happy Hour Holidaze for a deep dive into the world of beauty entrepreneurship.

Remember, every challenge is an opportunity for growth, and every story shared is a chance to inspire. Here’s to your success and the many lessons we’ll learn along the way!

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