The Vanko Project
This podcast is to help inspire you through motivational interviews and stories of creating an impact in the world and the lives around you!. Stay Inspired!
info_outline 36 Behind The Lens with Tiff Tyler 09/21/2020
36 Behind The Lens with Tiff Tyler In this Episode I interviewed Tiff Tyler a Video and Podcast producer in Los Angeles. Tiff Has Produced over 300 podcast episodes across 5 Podcasts. She works with entrepreneurs, small businesses, and Brands. Her work captures real life experiences from challenges, victories, failures, and successes to package them together for her clients. In the podcast we talked about Tiff's journey moving to Los Angeles and struggles she delt with along the way in the industry. While pursuing a dream she's had since she was a kid. Tiff Also talked about the first time she picked up a camera and the first production job she ever took. Also Tiff talks about her most powerful interview she ever filmed that impacted her life. Please Subscribe, Rate, and Review over on If you are ready to take your brand to the next level book a consulting call Stay Inspired and Stay Tuned! Links:
info_outline 35 How to Handle Difficult Conversations During Challenging Times with Kwame Christian 09/03/2020
35 How to Handle Difficult Conversations During Challenging Times with Kwame Christian In this Episode, I interviewed Kwame Christian,Esq, M.A. the Director of the American Negotiation Institute where he conducts negotiation and Conflict Management workshops around the country. As an Attorney and mediator, Kwame brings a unique multidisciplinary approach to making difficult conversations easier. Kwame also serves as a professor at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and Otterbein's MBA program. He is Also The Author of The Best Selling Book Nobody Will Play With Me: How to Use Compassionate Curiosity to Find Confidence in Conflict. His Ted Talk in 2017 Finding Confidence in Conflict was the most popular in the topic of conflict. Kwame's Podcast Negotiate Anything is the top negotiation podcast int he world. His podcast has been downloaded over a million times and has listeners in 183 different countries. In the podcast we talked a lot about tools and strategies for having better conversations during Difficult times? How are colleges changing during Covid-19? How do we have more understanding conversations around race during challenging times? What do businesses owners need to change to become better negotiators? I hope this episode inspires you to have better conversations in your life during difficult times! Please Rate, Review, and Subscribe over on how this Episode has Inspired you! Also please give me feedback on the podcast on what you like and don't like. If your interested in taking your Podcast or Brand to the next level? Jump on a consulting call with me Links:
info_outline 34 Overcoming Rock Bottoms with Carrie Creed 08/07/2020
34 Overcoming Rock Bottoms with Carrie Creed In this episode of the podcast I interviewed Carrie Creed A very Inspiring Mother, Entrepreneur, and Speaker. Carrie Shares her personal story of Triumph while having two extremely rate, life- altering medical conditions. Also She shares how she accomplished her award-winning professional track record and her powerful approach to perseverance. Carrie's mission is to reclaim hope to set their goals and maintain control while overcoming life challenges! Stay Inspired and Stay tuned! Links:
info_outline 33 How to Look, Sound, and Feel Great On-Camera With Kellsie Moore 08/04/2020
33 How to Look, Sound, and Feel Great On-Camera With Kellsie Moore In this Episode. I interviewed Kellsie Moore an Actress and Video Presence Coach for Purpose Driven Entrepreneurs, helping you Look, Sound, and Feel Great On-Camera. Kellsie coaches her clients to help craft their Unique message in a way that creates a powerful and Authentic connection to their audience through video to help her clients create a magnetic brand. Thank you So Much for Listening to this podcast and All The amazing guest I bring on. I hope this episode inspires you to take on your dreams and create a brand that stands out. Stay Inspired ans Stay Tuned! Links:
info_outline 32 How to Dream Big With Rosemary Retro and Ramsey Romano 07/27/2020
32 How to Dream Big With Rosemary Retro and Ramsey Romano In this Episode, I Interviewed Rosemary Retro who is a content creator and Entrepreneur on Instagram and TikTok. She combines her passion for rollar-skating, vintage fashion, and environmentalism into her social media content. She has managed to make it her full time job through Curatred brand partnerships to launching her own vintage shop online. During the Summer Rosemary travels with fiance Ramsey who is chasing his dream though professional baseball. They both share a love for adventure and firmly believe in following your dreams no matter how crazy they seem. They believe social media gives them platform to inspire, guide, and push others to achieve their dreams and make positive impact. Stay Tuned and Stay Inspired! Links:
info_outline Never Quit on your Dreams with Christopher J Wirth 07/22/2020
Never Quit on your Dreams with Christopher J Wirth In Today's Episode i Interviewed Christphor J Wirth who is the Founder and President of No Quit Living, a Speaking, Coaching and Training Company. He is also an author and the co-founder of The Positivity Tribe. Chris Works with Individulas, Teams, and Corporations to help improve accountability, effectiveness and Efficiency. He also hosts The No Quit Living Podcast which has been rated in the Top 50 Podcast on Itunes. I hope this interview inspires you to never quit on your dreams and to embrace the journey. Links:
info_outline How to be your Authentic Self with Chad Brillante 07/17/2020
How to be your Authentic Self with Chad Brillante In this Episode I Interviewed Chad Brillante The Host on Sports Drive on Blab TV for 94.5 ESPN Pensacola. We talked a lot about the future of sports during this pandemic and how to be authentic on radio. Chad is in his 11th year broadcasting and 6th year in the Pensacola Market. He is former Graduate of UCF with a degree in Communications. His first Broadcasting job started with ESPN Orlando 1080 AM. Then he later moved to Las Vegas after working with The MLB Network and Play by Play broadcasting for ESPN U and The College World Series. You can tune into Chad from 5pm-7pm on ESPN Pensacola 94.5. Stay Inspired! LInks:
info_outline Top Ten Online Businesses to Start During Quarantine 04/03/2020
Top Ten Online Businesses to Start During Quarantine In this Episode I talk about Top ten Businesses you can start online during this quarantine without little upfront cost. I hope this episode give you awareness and advice to help you build a business around uncertain times. Its time to adapt to our situation and respond accordingly. Stay Home and Stay Safe! You can Follow me on Instagram: Links:
info_outline It's Time Step Up Even in the Face of Adversity 03/25/2020
It's Time Step Up Even in the Face of Adversity In this episode, I talked about my thoughts and ways I've been handling the Coronavirus Epidemic Quarantine, that's been spreading around the world. I hope all of you stay safe and be a leader in someones life this week. Its time to step up! You can follow me on Instagram: Links:
info_outline How to turn your Story into a Movement With Justin Schenck 03/06/2020
How to turn your Story into a Movement With Justin Schenck In this Episode, I had Justin Schenck on who is a keynote speaker and The Host of The growth Now Movement Podcast which was recongized by INC Magazine as a Top Ranked Podcast. Justin's podcast has been heard all around the world in different countries inspiring others through overcoming adversity through his story and the leaders and experts he brings on. Also Justin is the Founder of were he helps grow you brand or message around podcasting. Thank you for being apart of this podcast and this journey with me! Stay Inspired! Follow Justin over on Instagram: Check Out my website: Instagram:
info_outline ( Part 2) Dreams and Visions with Ryan Vanko 02/10/2020
( Part 2) Dreams and Visions with Ryan Vanko In this Episode, I brought my younger brother Ryan Vanko back the on the podcast! In the interview we covered important topics of having a vision for your dreams and having a plan to accomplish them. Stay Inspired!\ Links:
info_outline How to Make Shift Happen in your life with Anthony Trucks 02/02/2020
How to Make Shift Happen in your life with Anthony Trucks In this Episode, I had Anthony Trucks on who is a Serial Entrepreneur, former NFL Player, International Speaker, Author, Shift Coach and is the founder of the Company Identity Shift. His company focuses on helping people close the Identity Gaps that create roadblocks for ones true potential. Also Anthony Trucks premiered on NBC's American Ninja Warrior where he became the first NFL Athlete to Hit the Buzzer. In the interview we also talked a lot about Anthony's struggles growing up that he has over overcome to make shift happen in his life. I hope this episode inspires you to create new shifts in your life. Follow me over on Instagram: Links:
info_outline Applying The Science of Influence in Everyday Life with Brian Ahearn 01/23/2020
Applying The Science of Influence in Everyday Life with Brian Ahearn In This Episode, I had Brian Ahearn on who is the Chief Influence Officer at Influence People. He is keynote speaker who specializes in applying the science of Influence in everyday life. Brian also is one of the only 20 individuals who holds the CIaldini Method Certified Trainer designation, who was certified through Robert B. Cialdini, PH.D. Brian Book, Influence People: Powerful Everyday Opportunities to Persuade that are Lasting and Ethical, is an Amazon Best seller. Also Brian's Linkedin courses have been viewed by more than 75,000 people. I hope this Episode inspires you to Grow! Brian Ahearn Links: Follow Me on Instagram:
info_outline EP 23: My Top Ten Lessons From 2019 12/31/2019
EP 23: My Top Ten Lessons From 2019 The end of the Decade is coming to an End! In Episode 23 I talk about my top 10 lessons and Moments I learned from 2019! Its Important to reflect on our personal growth to see how far we've come! Embrace the Journey! Lets Create Magic in 2020! Happy New Year!
info_outline EP 22: The Road to Resilience with Amberly Lago 12/05/2019
EP 22: The Road to Resilience with Amberly Lago In Today's Episode I Interviewed Amberly Lago The Best Selling Author of True Grit and Grace: Turning Tragedy Into Triumph. Amberly has Also been featured on NBCs Today Show and Tedxberkeley talk "The Pace of Pain". Amberly Lago was living the California Dream and one day coming home on her motorcycle she was hit by a SUV almost having her leg amputated. This event changed the course of her life after overcoming 34 surgeries and having the resilience to turn her life around to inspire others through her story. I hope this interview gives you tips to use Resilience to overcome any adversity in your life. Links: Tedxberkeley:
info_outline EP 21: Art Through The Lens of Love With Ruben Rojas 11/22/2019
EP 21: Art Through The Lens of Love With Ruben Rojas In Today's Episode I interviewed Ruben Rojas a Artist, Muralist, Entrepreneur, and Activist in Los Angeles! Ruben's Mission is to inspire others and communities through his Artwork through the Lens of Love. Ruben has been featured on TED X for his Ted Talk on creating art and more impact. He also has worked with multiple companies through his artwork as business consultant. I hope this episode inspires you to find your passion and to create more impact in the world. Links:
info_outline EP 20: Follow Your Passions 10/22/2019
EP 20: Follow Your Passions In this Episode I dove in about my podcast journey over this past year and all the amazing individual I have meet!. Also i talked about chasing your passions and systems to actually find what your passion is. I hope this episode inspires you to find your passion and to live in the moment! Links Below:
info_outline EP 19: Looking Back with Ryan Vanko 10/06/2019
EP 19: Looking Back with Ryan Vanko Today I Interviewed my younger brother Ryan Vanko i took a break to reflect on our lives to see how much we really have grown over the years dealing with our own struggles and demons. I hope this episode inspires you to grow! Follow me on:https://www.instagram.com/scottvanko27/
info_outline EP 18: How to create the life of your design with Samantha Smith 09/17/2019
EP 18: How to create the life of your design with Samantha Smith In Episode18, I had Interviewed Samantha Smith a life and Mindset coach, blogger, and yoga Instructor. After graduating from The Ohio State University Samantha Packed up her suit case and left for Europe for a new life and to find her purpose. Along the way she found her passion for blogging and coaching women to create the life of their design.
info_outline EP 17: How to grow your Business Online with Matt Weber 09/12/2019
EP 17: How to grow your Business Online with Matt Weber Today I Interviewed Matt Weber a Digital Marketing Expert and Google Speaker. Matt is also the CEO on ROAR Internet Marketing and has helped thousands of entrepreneurs grow their business online. You can Follow me on https://www.instagram.com/scottvanko27/
info_outline EP 16: Becoming a Leader with JB SPISSO 09/03/2019
EP 16: Becoming a Leader with JB SPISSO In this Episode of The Vanko X Project, I interviewed JB Spisso a military veteran of the United States Army with 26 years of Service and retired as a Sergeant Major. JB has also worked with professional sports leagues such as the NFL and NHL. JB was the first in National Hockey League to hold the position of Executive Director of Leadership and Cultural Development. JB Has also published his first Book Warrior Leadership: Steps to Success for Leaders on the Ground. Instagram @scottvanko27
info_outline EP 15: The Abudant Life with Taylor Simpson 08/28/2019
EP 15: The Abudant Life with Taylor Simpson In this Episode I interviewed Taylor Simpson a expert on the power of the Subconscious Mind and a Online Business Strategy Coach. Taylor was formerly a 9-5 employee on Capitol Hill and The UN and decided to change career paths. After leaving Capitol hill Taylor became a very successful Social Media Influencer which allowed her to build two multi six figure businesses. She also created a podcast called A Tailored Adventure to Happiness which has had over half a million downloads. Follow me on
info_outline EP 14: On and Off The Field with Kenny Anunike 07/23/2019
EP 14: On and Off The Field with Kenny Anunike Today I had interviewed with Kenny Anunike a two time All-ACC honoree with the Duke Blue Devils, Superbowl 50 champion with the Denver Broncos, and a Grad Assistant Coach at Ohio State under Larry Johnson. Kenny has overcome a lot of adversity through his athletic career to accomplishing his dreams in the NFL to now coaching. I hope this episode inspires you to create your dreams into reality by believing in your vision! You can follow me on Instagram @scottvanko27!
info_outline EP 11: Creating a Healthy LifeStyle With Heather Deranja 06/11/2019
EP 11: Creating a Healthy LifeStyle With Heather Deranja In Today's Episode, I interviewed Heather Deranja a Dietitian and Nutritionist in Southern California, she is also the founder Nutrition Vixon. I hope this episode inspires you to create a healthy lifestyle and healthy habits! You can Follow me on Instagram @scottvanko27.
info_outline EP 10: Identity and Purpose with Stefanos Sifandos 06/05/2019
EP 10: Identity and Purpose with Stefanos Sifandos Today On the podcast, I had Stefanos Sifandos a mentor and entrepreneur who is involved in empowering men through courses and systems to help enhance people lives. Stefanos has helped Olympic gold medalists to world fighters overcome obstacles with masculinity. I hope this episode inspires you! You can Follow me on Instagram @scottvanko27.
info_outline EP 9: Linkedin and Life with Judi Fox 05/21/2019
EP 9: Linkedin and Life with Judi Fox In Today's Episode, I interviewed Judi Fox a Linkedin video and Content Strategist, Podcaster, and speaker. In 2018, Just had over 3 million views on her linkedin content. Judy Also works with clients online to help grow their brand and business through content strategy. I hope this episode inspires you to grow! You can also follow me on instagram @scottvanko27.
info_outline EP 7: Mastering Your Craft With Adonis Rosario 04/08/2019
EP 7: Mastering Your Craft With Adonis Rosario In this Episode, I interviewed with Adonis Rosario, an upcoming Entrepreneur who has mastered his business through Daily rituals. I hope this episode inspires you to finally find your calling! You can follow me on Instagram @scottvanko27!