Clarity Is Your Best Strategy For Breakthrough Success

Taking Risks Sparks Personal & Professional Growth Plus Reveals Significant Opportunities

Success to Significance welcomes Joel Kessel, an entrepreneur, speaker, advisor, and writer of communications who is leading a successful business, pursuing new opportunities and developing products to serve his clients.

Joel Kessel is a long time friend and one with whom I share a Mastermind. Joel has built a successful company, Kessel Communications, and has become a PR/Communications industry thought leader.

He continues to guide Kessel Communications through new growth stages while pursuing additional opportunities. Joel is also writing a book, podcasting, keynote speaking, serving his clients and his team, plus being a husband a father to young children.

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Joel helps organizations and those in leadership and executive positions gain clarity and confidence on how to strategically and authentically communicate and deliver their message so they can have a larger impact on the people they serve.

Joel accomplishes this through speaking engagements, personal advising, and personalized workshops on leadership, communications, and working smarter, not harder.

Joel's background and 20-year career includes experiences in Chicago with public relations and communications agencies, starting his own firm, serving as on on-air radio personality, and providing voice-over services. He also has been an improv performer.


Joel's Thought Leadership

  • Deciding to work on your own is a scary, scary thought.” Joel's jump sparked personal and professional growth and revealed significant opportunities that have brought him to where he is today, poised for more success.
  • Joel KesselDeveloping clarity of your message is the first step to effectively broadcasting your company, your services, and your expertise to the world in a way that resonates with those who need to know you.
  • Joel’s secret for success at home is something every one of us can do. He says: “Make the bed every morning, do you part in the kitchen, take the garbage out.” … “Make it about them. Think how can you impact and make other people's lives better.
  • We can’t always be happy, but if we lead a life of meaning, we are going to have a lot of satisfaction throughout our lives, and in that, happiness will come.


Links to Resources Mentioned

Virtual Freedom by Chris DuckerDuring our discussion, we talked about the book Virtual Freedom: How to Work with Virtual Staff to Buy More Time, Become More Productive, and Build Your Dream Business by Chris Ducker.

Virtual Freedom will help you to identify what resources you need to move forward, how to find those virtual resources, and how to manage your expectations and your VA's capabilities to best serve your clients.


30 Days To A Bigger Stage Joel Kessel

We talked extensively about Joel's 30 Days To A Bigger Stage, a program to help executives, leaders and authors reach the audience that needs to hear your message.

30 Days To A Bigger Stage takes you through the process of how to reach a broader audience through building relationships with reporters, book reviewers, podcasters, bloggers and influencers.

Joel Kessel Contact Information


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Thanks for listening to this episode of Success to Significance with Joel Kessel.

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Photo Sources: Virtual Freedom Cover, Amazon; Joel's images an his products are from his website.


I work alongside emerging companies on business formation, commercialization strategies, and capital planning. My passion is to find, support, mentor, coach, incubate, & fund start-ups engaged in innovative technology businesses.

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