Best Heath Padgett Podcasts (2024)
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Earn, Explore, Live Your Best RV LIFE. The RV Entrepreneur Podcast is your go-to resource for actionable advice on sustaining a nomadic lifestyle. Tune in for success stories, business profiles, and practical tips from fellow RVers running businesses on the road. Whether you're a full-time RVer, a remote worker, or dreaming of hitting the road, the RVE Podcast offers valuable insights to fuel your journey. Subscribe now and start exploring the freedom of RV entrepreneurship!
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Dave Berman settled in Viet Nam after traveling the world on his Make the World Laugh Tour. He has since adopted the name ĐƠN GIẢN (pronounced Dun Za-an), which literally translates to "Simple" in Vietnamese. Throughout his journey he produced more than 1,000 videos of people laughing with him from all over the world - while posting a video every s…
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Rose Willard chats with Ashley Whaley, co-founder of Podshark Media and full-time RVer, about why every entrepreneur should consider starting a podcast. In this episode, Ashley shares her inspiring journey of leveraging podcasting to elevate her business and how you can too! What You'll Learn and Discover: Entrepreneurial Insights: How Ashley began…
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Get to know your RVE Podcast hosts with another Get Know Us segment. Jim sits down with co-host Kimberly Crossland to discuss the evolution of her RV LIFE, and her entrepreneurial journey. As you'll hear, Kimberly is an excellent storyteller. But she shares much more than her back story. Listen carefully, because Kimberly drops a number of gold nug…
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If you hate email as much as most entreprenuers do, this episode is for you. Email marketing is a must for any small buiness. But connecting with customers in their inbox can be challenging, and time consuming. Liz Wilcox says it doesn't have to be! Join Jim on this deep dive with Liz on the subject everyone loves to hate: Email Marketing? What doe…
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Stacy Maxon serves as the CMO at Fireside RV Rental, where she orchestrates marketing strategies, content creation, and public relations initiatives. In her pivotal role, Stacy has been instrumental in propelling Fireside to become a flourishing RV rental management franchise nationwide. Beyond her corporate responsibilities, Stacy wears multiple h…
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Jim welcomes fellow marketing expert Brooks Smothers in a deep discussion all about marketing for small business. Consider this episode your Marketing 101 course for solopreneurs, content creators, or any small business owner. We're taking a deep dive into all the different types of marketing, and which strategies work best for creators, service pr…
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Wondering how to navigate health insurance as an RV entrepreneur? Join Rose in this episode as Hayla Folden, a licensed health insurance broker and RV enthusiast, shares her insights on navigating health insurance options for those living life on the road. Drawing from her personal experience transitioning to RV life, Hayla discusses the challenges…
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Erik and Jeanne Anderson have been full-time RVing with their beloved “Hershey Pup” since hitting the road 2020. After their primary remote employment ended unexpectedly, Erik started writing RV related content and the couple did some workamping save on rent. Then they decided to publish a children’s book based on Hershey Pup’s RV adventures. Knowi…
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Looking for the freedom to be more authentic while simultaneously becoming a magnet for publicity, attention, and sales? Today’s guest on the RV LIFE Entrepreneur show shares how she has done just that simply by using Instagram to grow her RV renovation business. Tessa Terry of Alchemy RV Renovation shares with us her unique approach to building a …
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Our discussion this time is for all entrepreneurs hoping to grow their network. Specifically, we're talking about relationship marketing, and the importance of connecting with others in a genuine way. Building new relationships can be difficult as a nomad. That's why we're speaking with Sue Brooke with Alignable. Jim explains how he has made some g…
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Join Rose Willard for an inspiring conversation with Dave and Traci Stanley, passionate travelers, entrepreneurs and full-time RVers, as they share their journey of building community on the road. From their beginnings as home exchangers to becoming host consultants for CurbNTurf, Dave and Traci exemplify the spirit of connection and entrepreneursh…
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Do you really need to form an LLC when starting your small business? What's the difference between copyright and trademark? What is the CTA, and why do you need to know about new BOI filing requirements? Find out on this episode of The RV Entrepreneur with Kimberly Decarrera from Springboard Legal. Learn all about the new Beneficial Ownership Infor…
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Being an RV entrepreneur means finding creative ways to build community from the road. In this episode, you'll hear from Melissa Camilleri about how to network more effectively while you build your business from your RV. Melissa Camilleri is the Co-founder of Stand for the And Education Company and the Impact Incubator. With over 20 years as a cred…
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Can't we all just get along? Apparently we can! Paul Zapala and James Meyer are a gay couple that has enjoyed RVing for 8+ years. While they've never personally encountered the hatred that often occurs online, they understand the need for LGBTQ RVers to feel safe when traveling. That's why they've grown their Youtube channel and the resources at ga…
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If you're thinking of transforming your RV into an off-grid capable machine, you need to know about the services and education Neil Gibson provides at ⁠www.nomadelectric.net⁠ Neil, a seasoned nomad, has spent the past four years living off-grid with his family in the South-West, immersing himself in the freedom of van life. Transitioning from a car…
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In today's Ask Us Anything episode, the cohosts open up about their journeys of personal growth, sharing intimate insights on how they consistently challenge themselves. Discover how their quest for self-improvement not only enriches their lives but also translates into business success. Plus, they share a few inspirational reads that have shaped t…
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Thinking of a big career change, or transitioning to working from the road? Then don't miss this discussion with leadership transition coach Don Gleason. Don is a retired Colonel who served 27 years in the Air Force before transitioning to be a corporate management consultant. He is now "half retired" and enjoying the RV life while helping people m…
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Sarah is a full-time RVer traveling the US with her husband. Together, they've been debt-free TWICE and now find themselves in the top 25% of Americans for Net Worth. Through her work, Sarah helps people feel safe, secure, and confident in their money decisions, both personally and professionally — and she does it without shame, guilt, or restricti…
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Becca Leisher is a true digital nomad breaking the mold of conformity by making the most of her skillset. Learn how her niche software development business is helping organizations automate processes to work faster and more efficiently. And, discover how Becca balances demanding work and living life to the fullest while exploring the globe and work…
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Is your business in the midst of a growth phase? Navigating expansion, especially from the nomadic perspective of the road, demands not only immense effort but also a focused mindset and a strategic approach. In this captivating episode, Rose Willard engages in an insightful conversation with Robert & Tosha Lackey, the visionary couple behind Bison…
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If you have ever worked on your own RV, you need to know about the service this episode's guest provides at rvdiagnostics.com. During 25+ years in the military, and a previous career as a certified mechanic, Jeff Malatesta has maintained vehicles from automobiles to M1 tanks. He has now used his experience supporting techs in the field, to help RVe…
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Perhaps one of the biggest questions about living the RV life is how you’ll make money. What can you do from the road? What if all the traditional routes aren’t a good fit for you? On this episode, your host Kimberly Crossland talks to Kathy Belge of Solo Women RV about 10 unique ways to earn while you hit the road in your RV. These are unconventio…
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Learn how to create your own RV adventure with the authors of USA RV Adventures, Grant and Bonnie Sinclair. This couple of 40-something teachers has a passion for travel. In 2016, they purchased a travel trailer and started blogging, focusing on RV travel and visiting the national parks. Jim discovers what it really means to have a "wander filled" …
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Have you ever thought about overlanding in a truck camper as a digital nomad in foreign country? If the idea of combining your professional life with the adventure of overlanding has ever crossed your mind, then you're in for a treat. Martin and Amy have been overlanding in South America, while working remotely, in their trusty GMC based truck camp…
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If you have ever considered buying a campground, don't miss this episode! Longtime part-time RVers Mark and Karla Lemoine made their dream come true in 2016 when they purchased a KOA campground. Mark shares why and how he left a lucrative government job to start their campground career. Jim dives deep into the decision process, and sizeable investm…
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Elizabeth Bourgeret is an author, blogger, podcast host, momma, Grammy, and full-time RVer. In this episode, she shares details about her unique approach to entrepreneurship from the road. In addition to her books, Elizabeth offers Lavender Letters, a historical fiction subscription model. Her customers get new letters in the mail every other week.…
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Carpe Diem! What does that mean when it comes to living the nomadic life? And how can nomads feel a sense of community on the road. Jim dives into answers to these questions and more with April and Ken Pishna, half of the team that foundeed of Camp Carpe Diem. It can be difficult to find community centered around fun and adventure while working fro…
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In February 2022, the Neuman's faced an unimaginable loss—their adventurous and compassionate son, Josh, who at just 22, left a void in their lives. Josh wasn't your ordinary young man; he was an avid adventurer, a talented filmmaker, and a downhill skateboarder with a heart as vast as the great outdoors he cherished. His passion extended beyond pe…
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Join the cohosts of the RV Entrepreneur podcast for a special Ask Us Anything episode. On today’s show, the cohosts will share some behind-the-scenes details on what they’re currently working on, as well as answer listener questions including: Where do you find jobs from the road? What hardware and software do you need to run a business from the ro…
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If you don't think teardop trailers can provide the comforts of an RV or stand up to tough terrain, then don't miss this episode! Jen and Chris Hudak started Escapod Trailers in 2016 after designing an adventure rig to meet their demanding needs when getting way off the beaten path. From building their first ruggedized teardrop trailer in the garag…
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If you’ve ever transitioned from a high-stress job, such as one steeped in protocols and life or death situations, over to the entrepreneurial space, this episode is for you. On today’s show, I (Kimberly Crossland) am talking to Suzy Wraines about her journey from the medical field into entrepreneurship and full-time RVing. You’ll love this episode…
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Have you ever wanted to renovate an RV with a more appealing design, or to better fit your full-time Lifestyle? Perhaps you've seen photos of some stylish interiors that don't even look like RVs. Well, that just may have been the work of Alice Zealy, our guest for this episode of The RV Entrepreneur. Since remodeling her first RV to better meet her…
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Today we're diving into the other side of RV Entrepreneurism, the renovation and building side of Vintage RV Trailers with Nate Stover, the Owner, Head Builder & Designer at Innovative Spaces. From an early age, Nate became involved in the trades from building furniture to eventually building entire homes. His work has taken him through a myriad of…
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Dylan Brown lives the go and do kind of RV life. His early car camping and extensive overlanding experience plus a love for motocross sports led him to launch Terra Bikes. As an entrepreneur often on the go, he gained first hand experience launching a major manufacturing business from his garage. Terra Bikes are the new low powered electric motorcy…
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For RVers, it's all about simplicity in business. With the resurgence of newsletters and the restructuring in how these newsletters make creators and entrepreneurs money, now is the perfect time for RV Entrepreneurs to jump back in. On this episode, your host for this week, Kimberly Crossland, will share her journey in starting a paid newsletter. Y…
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Have you listened to the RV LIFE Podcast? Dan and Patti Hunt have been sharing all aspects of the RV Lifestyle since they hit the road in 2019 after COVID turned their life upside down. After launching the RV LIFE Podcast in late 2022, it quickly ranked in the Top 10% of all podcasts worldwide. How did they do that? Spoiler alert: Authenticity play…
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Today we have the pleasure of speaking with Shannon Neumann. He's been a full-time (location independent) remote worker for 10 years and a full-time RVer for 6 years. Over the last 3 years, he also started a side hustle, freelancing as a remote technology consultant (Hedgehog Technology Consulting, LLC.) Shannon and his wife initially jumped into p…
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Ever wanted to turn your passion for photography into a business? Now consider taking that business on the road as you travel full-time with your own family. Wedding and Family photographer Jake Ford has done just that! Tune in to discover the joys and challenges of growing a successful family photography business from the road. Hear tips and get a…
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When it comes to running a business from the road, space, systems, and simplicity are paramount. Kelsey Henry is an author, entrepreneur, singer/songwriter, and owner of Cozy Organizing. She is a self-proclaimed cozy expert who gets a thrill out of decluttering and organizing spaces. Kelsey believes that a cozy space leads to a happy mind, and she …
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The definition of "workamping" has evolved over the years. Traditionally, the arrangement included working at an RV park or campground in exchange for a place to camp. Technically, if you're working remotely wherever you camp, you now might consider yourself a workamper. But what are the different types of workamping jobs are available now? Are the…
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Do you ever feel like you wish you could have someone look from the outside in at your business and help you get clear on your goals, strengths, values, and roadblocks? Someone to be there for you, advocating for you and keeping you on track especially on those down days? Maybe you're just not sure what all your business offerings are worth? Or may…
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Don't miss this first AMA Roundtable discussion with all three hosts of The RV Entrepreneur podcast. Jim, Rose & Kimberly discuss answers to questions from the RVE community Facebook group. Learn tips for providing a return address when shipping physical products. And discover why having a domicile address affects more than just return shipping. Wh…
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If you're into the van life this episode is for you! If not, you'll still enjoy hearing from vendors at the 2023 Adventure Van Expo in Evergreen Colorado. Jim hosts this live report on location during the expo. He gets the scoop on cool new products and services for loving the RV Life, including: New Electric Dirt Bikes from Terra Bikes Pyurify Com…
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Have you felt stuck? Hesitant? Unsure? This episode is for you! On today’s episode, I (Kimberly Crossland) chat with full-time RV entrepreneur, Coach Jackie. Coach Jackie is a freedom mentor who helps others find their magic and create ways to be more free in their work. Through her support, she is helping others expand their vision, build their be…
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Do you travel alone? That doesn't mean you have to be lonely! The Wandering Individuals Network has been providing a sense of community for solo RVers for more than 35 years. Since Jenell Jones took over management of the WINs, she has overhauled the website, launched a YouTube channel, and extended reach of the group on social media platforms. On …
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Are you a passionate writer? Have you thought about becoming a freelance copywriter to support yourself on the road? Or, maybe you're looking to hire a copywriter for your small business? We discuss it ALL on today's episode with Sierra Eberly of Boondock Consulting. Sierra's lived full-time in a converted campervan with her dog, Snow, since Septem…
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Rene Agredano shares her tips for living and working together in an RV with your spouse or partner. Rene has been full-time RVing with her husband for 16+ years. During that time, the couple has grown a popular online niche community, while supporting clients, and publishing several books together. Discover how to best manage a relationship while m…
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Do you ever feel like you should be doing something more for your business? You should be doing reels. You should be doing lives. You should be doing [fill in the blank]. Or perhaps you always felt the weight of the shoulds in your life. You should get a house. You should get a college degree. You should [fill in the blank]. On today’s episode, you…
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Today we have the pleasure of talking with a NEW HOST for the RVE Podcast: Jim Nelson! Jim Nelson and his wife Rene Agredano have been full-time RVing and working from their fifth wheel home office since hitting the road in early 2007 with their dog Jerry after he lost a leg to cancer. They planned and budgeted for a year off, giving their Chief Fu…
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Today we have the pleasure of talking with Kyle & Jenn Bethune. Jenn & Kyle are full-time BusLifers and Content Creators. They have been fulltime for 3.5 years in their vintage bus with three kids and four dogs! Connect with Kyle & Jenn:YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@yourhypecoupleFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourhypecoupleInstagram: https…
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