Make Success And Prosperity A Habit, Ellen Rogin, TBJApodcast 335
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Find out how to Make Success And Prosperity A Habit. Certified Financial Planner, Ellen Rogin, shares her top tips for creating wealth and happiness in your life.

Chockfull of “left brain” credentials, MBA, CPA, and Certified Financial PlannerTM, Ellen Rogin, also walks on the “right” side, balancing values, big picture ideas, meditation and humor with all her professional training. She is as comfortable talking about the power of compound interest as she is talking about the power of belief.

The founder and president of a wealth management firm near Chicago, Ellen combines her credentialed expertise with an inspired, conscious approach to money.


Ellen does volunteer work in Ghana; and sold the most Girl Scout cookies in her troop- earning her first sales award!

Think Like A Journalist Quote

“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” –Thomas J. Watson

Success Quote or Tip

Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else. –Leonardo Davinci

Career Highlight

When Ellen started she was a reluctant accountant because she was good at numbers but really enjoyed relationships. She recognized that inner strengths combined with specific tactics created success. Find out what her volunteer work taught her and how it became her proudest moment when she spoke to 1,000 kids on one of her volunteer trips.

When It Didn’t Work

It was January 1999 and Ellen was on the phone with her business coach. Ellen was freaked out because her income had dropped because she changed her business structure. She had two little kids and her husband had just left his job. Her coach gave her a “virtual slap across the face”. Find out why and what this did for Ellen and her business.

Are you coming from a place of scarcity vs abundance?

Are you focusing on the wrong things?

Top Tips Make Success And Prosperity A Habit

  1. Create a Prosperity Picture and hang it where you will see it.
  2. Rock your savings and investing. Spend less than you earn.
  3. Create a values-based spending plan. Be clear on what money flows in and flows out.
  4. Increase the velocity of your generosity.
  5. Set up a giving account: giving can make you rich.
  6. Create self-calming strategies to shrink financial angst.

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Ellen Rogin website

Twitter @EllenRogin

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Phoebe Chongchua is a multimedia Brand Journalist, Brand Consultant & Marketing Strategist who is revolutionizing brand communication with consumers. She makes companies remarkable using brand journalism storytelling to grow their online presence, build a community, and gain greater market share. Phoebe is a former TV News journalist who helps brands gain a competitive advantage by learning to "Be the Media". Phoebe is the host of "The Brand Journalism Advantage" podcast and a "Top 50 Podcaster To Follow". Listen in iTunes or at

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