Have you ever dreamed of writing your own book? Of sharing your stories and insights through the written word for the world to read, yet felt daunted at the mere thought of taking on such a project? Well, what if I told you that the path to becoming an author, while not without challenges, is also possible with guidance and support? That your dream of sharing your story, your knowledge, and your vision through a book is not just a distant fantasy, but a tangible goal within your reach.
In today's episode, I’m giving you a candid look behind the scenes of my own writing process, with insights and advice for anyone standing at the door of this very exciting adventure, yet hesitant to take the first step.
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When the world often tells us what success looks like, believing in our own skills and potential can be tough. Doubts creep in, making us question if we're good enough to stand out and be proud of what we've achieved. But finding what we're truly good at is vital and possible. Embracing what we're great at is about celebrating our unique selves.
Today, I’m thrilled to have business mentor Angie Colee on the show. Angie says her big life mission is: “I don't want a single creator, creative entrepreneur, or creative service provider to go to their grave thinking they're not enough, or will never figure this business thing out.”
So join me and Angie as we drop truth bomb after truth bomb, and discuss:
In the rapidly evolving business landscape, where authenticity and connection are more valuable than ever, integrating your personal story into your business is not just beneficial—it's essential. Your personal journey, with its unique triumphs and trials, is a powerful tool that can transform your brand from just another name in the market to a relatable, trusted entity.
Today, let’s take a deep dive into one of the questions most often asked in storytelling: “How do I weave my personal story into my professional journey?” Join me as I give you some practical advice, examples, and a strategic framework to bridge the gap between your personal experiences and professional life.
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In a world where we often look outside ourselves for answers, the concept of "sourced magic" invites us to turn inward and discover the unique gifts that lie within. Sourced magic is the innate ability every individual has to connect with their inner wisdom, intuition, and creativity, harnessing these powers to create transformation in their lives and the lives of others. It’s about recognizing that we each have a special kind of magic that, when tapped into, can lead to profound insights, growth, and change.
Today on The Inside Story Podcast, we are joined by Darla LeDoux, a transformational business coach dedicated to empowering others to confidently offer and deliver deep transformational work with their magical gifts.
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Life is complex. It’s a series of transitions and transformations, often leading us down paths we least expect. Sometimes, we go through unconventional and challenging phases that ultimately reshape our identities. But regardless of what we go through, we all know we need courage to come out on the other side.
In today’s episode, we are getting to know Jaime Konzelman, a woman whose life story embodies resilience and metamorphosis. Jaime's journey is a testament to the unexpected routes life can take us on, and the extraordinary outcomes that can emerge from embracing these changes. Her story is a powerful reminder of the strength that lies in vulnerability and the profound impact of sharing our truth with the world.
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Going on the journey to find your true authentic self is a deeply personal and unique experience. It is marked by self-reflection and experimentation. But this journey is often not easy. Still, embracing the path of discovery leads to the ultimate reward of authenticity and the empowering confidence that comes with truly knowing who you are.
Meet Eva, a stay-at-home-mom turned burlesque dancer who, in the process, has also become an inspiration for women seeking to reclaim their sense of self and joy. Eva's journey into the world of burlesque began after motherhood, a time when she felt a disconnect from her personal identity and sought a path back to her own true self. With a background in dance and a natural comfort with her body, Eva found in burlesque not only an artistic outlet but also a tool for self-empowerment and healing.
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Unlocking a fulfilling and successful entrepreneurial journey involves embracing the idea that pleasure can and should be at the forefront of our business strategies.
But what does that actually mean?
In today’s episode of The Inside Story Podcast, Rachel Anzalone introduces the concept of a "satisfaction strategy" in business. It’s finding balance between impact, profit, and pleasure, and doing meaningful work while experiencing deep, integrated satisfaction.
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In both our personal and professional lives, effective communication is a necessity for success. Specifically if you’re a business owner or leader, public speaking is an indispensable skill if you want to make an impact. The ability to articulate ideas, share a compelling vision, and connect with audiences has become a game-changer in driving business growth and fostering strong relationships.
But despite its undeniable importance, many individuals stop themselves from doing public speaking because of fears and apprehensions surrounding the practice. It's important to recognize that this fear is natural, and overcoming it requires intentional efforts, practice, and a shift in mindset.
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Storytelling is a fundamental aspect of our human experience. In recognizing and embracing our individual stories, we not only celebrate the diversity of human existence but also forge authentic connections with others. We discover a shared humanity that transcends barriers, fostering a sense of community and reinforcing the belief that, indeed, we all have stories worth telling.
A few episodes back, I shared with you the challenges women face when sharing their story. Today, we’ll dive deeper into one of these challenges and how we can move forward even when we face this obstacle.
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In our society, where what's considered normal meets personal choices, how women relate to alcohol is complex talk. From breaking stereotypes to looking inside ourselves, how women drink shows a mix of societal and personal factors. And now more than ever, it's important to clear up misconceptions about alcohol and help women choose wisely.
In today’s episode, we’re diving into the relationship between women and alcohol. A sensitive topic, yes … but one that needs to be talked about. I’m joined by Holly Krivo, a certified coach who tackles this issue head-on and gives us a glimpse into how she created freedom from alcohol on her own terms and helps others do the same.
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