Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room

Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room with Coach April Ballestero. Join us as we interview guests about the ELEPHANT in the room. We shed light on difficult subjects and learn how to better Address the ELEPHANT in the Room.

Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room
Peter is the Co-Founder and President of Axiogenics LLC and recognized as a global pioneer, thought-leader, developer, coach, and trainer in the applied science of neuro-axiology (brain science + value science). He is the author of the definitive book on neuro-axiology, Answering the Central Question (2010). Stephen R. Covey (of “7 Habits…” fame), in his......
Dr. Craig von Buseck is an award-winning author, popular speaker, and the Digital Content Manager for the Parenting section of FocusontheFamily.com. Craig’s book, ‘I Am Cyrus: Harry S. Truman and the Rebirth of Israel’ won the prestigious Selah Award for Christian nonfiction and was nominated for The Truman Award by The Harry S. Truman Presidential......
Jay Papasan [Pap-uh-zan] is a bestselling author who serves as the Vice President of Strategic Content for Keller Williams Realty International, the world’s largest real estate company. He is also Vice President of KellerINK and Co-Owner, alongside his wife Wendy, of Papasan Properties Group with Keller Williams Realty in Austin, Texas. Jay was born and......
Corey Larson is the CEO and founder of the Larson Marketing Project, a digital marketing company that specializes in building strong and resilient brand recognition. The Larson Marketing Project was founded in 2014 and works with a wide range of companies to deliver custom branding, ad management, social media integration, content production, email marketing automation,......
Who Gets the Glory, with April Ballestero April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized......
Christy Conner is a driver of greater Los Angeles’s innovative technology arena. She is a co-organizer of Friday Coffee Meetup, the largest active entrepreneurial and tech innovation group in Los Angeles, with more than 7,000 members.     In The Confident Connector™, Christy enthusiastically shares strategies with readers on how to build strong and authentic relationships.......
The Lack of Leadership, with Richard Flint Richard Flint, CSP is Chairman and CEO of Flint Incorporated, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals, companies, and associations. He has had the opportunity to address people in talks and seminars throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. As a keynote......
April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with......
​​Stephen Woessner is the founder and CEO of Predictive ROI, a digital marketing agency specializing in building thought leadership and authority to drive growth. He is also the host of the Onward Nation podcast and a bestselling author of two books. Stephen joins me to share his journey as an agency owner, podcast host, and......
Kristi Nelson, Executive Director of A Network for Grateful Living, is also the author of Wake Up Grateful: The Transformative Practice of Taking Nothing for Granted. Her life’s work in the non-profit sector has focused on leading, inspiring, and strengthening organizations committed to progressive social and spiritual change. Being a long-time stage IV cancer survivor......
Jon is a motivational speaker & real estate coach who speaks on mindset. With the winning combination of his motivational speaking gift and passion to help others, Jon exudes excitement and the audience rapidly connects with his positive perspective about what this life has to offer. He effectively teaches them how to achieve the perfect......
Dan has a diverse leadership background with a combined 40 years in manufacturing, sales, business ownership, and in the non-profit volunteer world. He is also the author of the book Intentional Relationships for Singles as well as a speaker. He currently oversees the volunteer program of one of the largest churches in America. He has......
After working in many diverse fields, Hailey first crossed paths with One Light Ahead while working as their client from the front desk of a chiropractic office. Through her coaching journey, Hailey rediscovered her passion for leadership, organization, and objective truth. She advanced to Office Manager and was able to utilize her coaching tools, create......
Blythe Daniel is a literary agent, author, and marketer. Her agency markets books through podcasts, blogs, and launch teams and represents books to publishers including adult nonfiction, select adult fiction, and children’s fiction and non-fiction titles. Blythe has been the publicity director for Thomas Nelson Publishers and has spent the last 16 years as a......
April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with......
Chris is the best-selling author of Real Estate on Your Terms: Create Continuous Cash Flow Now, Without Using Your Cash or Credit. He’s also the founder of SmartRealEstateCoach.com and the Smart Real Estate Coach Podcast. Chris has been in real estate for over 25 years. His experience includes the construction of over 100 single family......
Edwina Perkins is the assistant director of Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. She is also the coordinator for Mentoring Moments and the manager for Sensitivity Between the Lines, both with BRMCWC. She is an acquisitions editor for Iron Stream Media and the imprint Harambee Press. As a longtime member of Word Weavers International, she......
Purchasing a home or refinancing an existing mortgage can be a complicated and intimidating process. Ron and his team are here to show families a path to homeownership when others have only shown them the door. Ron and his team have helped over 1700 families with their home investment needs in the last 7 years.......
Minimizing life’s impacts and setting yourself free by prioritizing your life’s goals for a successful business to be able to fulfill your goals and dreams is what Victoria Glover is passionate about. Her passion is to help people, and she channels this into the balance between her client’s business and personal lives where Victoria excels.......
April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with......
Alison Armstrong, author, educator, and creator of the widely acclaimed “Understanding Men” and “Understanding Women” transformational online series, asks the question: “What if no one is misbehaving — including you?” She explores the good reasons behind the behavior of men and women such as fundamental differences in the ways we think, act and communicate. She......
Rene Gutteridge has been writing professionally for twenty years, with diversified expertise in fiction, non-fiction, comedy sketches, novelizations, and screenwriting. She is the multi-genre author of 24 novels. Her indie film SKID won deadCenter’s Best Oklahoma Feature in 2015, and in 2016 her novel My Life as a Doormat was adapted into the Hallmark movie......
Jason has been in the residential sales industry since 1993. He currently serves as Regional Operations Manager for eXp Realty supervising the Western states and a sales force of approximately 15,000 agents. Prior to joining eXp, Jason launched and managed two real estate offices between 2000 and 2020. His first endeavor, Riverside County grew to......
After years of working in the financial industry, Eric Nevins launched his podcast, Halfway There, to tell the whole story about the spiritual journey. He quickly found the community podcasting is known for and started a group to bring Christian podcasters together. Since then, he’s worked with podcasters to launch and improve their podcast, most......
Bridgit Parise is the President of Rapport Leadership International. As a self-described nerd at heart, her professional interests lie in the delicate balance between the art and science of business: developing an engaged, performance-oriented culture by utilizing proven business models that strategically set a foundation for success. Bridgit’s capabilities and business acumen include a thorough......
Dean is a high-performance coach for life and leadership and is considered one of the nation’s foremost experts on the topic of forgiveness. He has a broad range of life experiences ranging from playing professional basketball to earning multiple awards as a nationally recognized sales professional. In 2010, Dean was the subject of an award-winning......
Rob Scott comes from a broken family, which is all too common in today’s world. After watching his parents’ marriage fall apart, and essentially being treated like Cinderella as the new family came in, he harbored a lot of pain and anger growing up. This traumatic experience created a burning desire in him to help......
Bethany Jett is a multiple award-winning author, ghostwriter, and marketer who received the Distinguished Scholar award for earning the top GPA in her Master’s Program, where she focused on Communications: marketing and PR. Bethany co-owns Serious Writer and Platinum Literary Services and loves everything about the publishing industry…except the rejections! She is a military wife......
April Ballestero is a leadership expert and the founder of One Light Ahead, a coaching agency that helps business leaders shine at their brightest. With two decades of coaching experience, April knows exactly how to help business leaders achieve their full potential and become more effective, more energized, and more enthusiastic in their interactions with......
From leading teams, hosting The Jonathan Darling Podcast, to speaking for organizations and universities, Jonathan strives to empower individuals to lead, not from position or title, but their heart. Jonathan teaches that leadership is truly loving and caring for the people around them, influencing positive change, and being the catalyst for self-belief in their lives.......

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