Your go-to podcast list for non-stop inspiration

I always feel fired up after listening to a great podcast episode, but I'm usually rushed to pick an episode and resort to the same few shows. The other day, while on the lookout for new sources of inspiration, I polled the LL+H Instagram community to see what their fave business podcasts were. I'm working my way through the shows I hadn't listened to before and gotta say, I definitely have some new faves! 

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5 websites every aspiring entrepreneur should bookmark

Starting a business can be daunting. With all the moving pieces and the fact that entrepreneurs need to wear all the hats, especially at the beginning, it’s easy to get bogged down in the details. There are a ton of online resources, but even they can be hard to navigate. Well, good news. I’ve made it easy for ya. Here are a few websites that every aspiring entrepreneur (i.e. YOU) should bookmark…

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How to start creating content you're passionate about

If you’re feeling the urge to share something you’re passionate about with the world, you’re not alone.  There is something fulfilling about sharing ourselves with people that are interested in the same topics. Our connection with others and our environment is reinforced when our voice is heard and acknowledged - it’s through self-expression that we see we’re not alone in our inner thoughts…

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14 quotes that will inspire you to think bigger

When goal setting, we tend to put a little stopper at the point we think we can “realistically achieve”. Sounds reasonable, but the problem is that we sell ourselves short and what we think is realistic is usually far below what we is actually realistic, if only we believed that it was possible.

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4 ways to integrate what you learn from self help books

There comes a time in every self help junkie’s life that we have to put down the books and start taking action. We can literally read all the books, listen to all the podcasts, go to all the seminars, register for all the webinars, but if we don’t actively start integrating what we’re learning, we’re not going to see lasting, meaningful changes.

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An exercise to help you make decisions you won’t regret

When it comes to making important decisions, there’s very rarely one right answer. You might feel confident in a direction one day and swing in the opposite direction the next. Everyone you ask will likely advise you differently based on their own opinions and experiences and eventually you might end up choosing something you regret later...

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5 tips to help you start your side hustle

Side hustles are the perfect way to start a business when you’re not ready to take the bigger leap and go all in. They can generate passive income, allow you to explore your passions, build new skills, become your retirement plan or even provide you with a safety net in case you lose your 9-5. The possibilities are endless.  If you’ve been thinking about starting a side hustle, here are five tips to help you pull the trigger.

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A quick and effective way to deal with overwhelm

Regardless of what you do, there are going to be days where you feel stressed, anxious and question everything. Even if you’re making a living as a baby panda nanny, there are going to be days that get to you. Overwhelm is part of being human and it happens to everybody. How we choose to handle it makes all the difference in whether we pull through or let it drag us down.

 

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How I built a 6-figure lifestyle business in 1 year

In 2011, I was a corporate lawyer at a top-tier National firm. Although I was learning a ton and had worked damn hard to get there, something wasn’t sitting right. I was unhappy. I was stressed.  My undeniable dissatisfaction forced me to figure out why I was feeling that way. After doing some digging and getting honest with myself, I realized my values weren't aligned with the path I had chose...

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Keys to networking like a boss

Imagine sailing into a networking event, hair blowing in the non-existent wind, waving gracefully to no one in particular. You exude a presence that fills the room and flash a smile that sparkles. People rush over to meet you and you have the most interesting conversations. They’re laughing. You’re laughing. You throw your head back. Networking is a breeze. Sounds amazing, right?

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How Tim Ferriss' Slow Carb Diet helped me lose 10 pounds in 68 days

Confession time. I’m a HUGE Tim Ferriss fan. I think Four Hour Work Week should have been called “How to do Life”. I use it like a manual. It’s one of the main reasons I’ve been so motivated to build my business and create the freedom to work from anywhere. Recently my husband, Mat, picked up Four Hour Body and decided to give the slow carb diet  (SCD) a go. I tagged along and tried it for 68 days. I lost 10 pounds, going from 112 to 102 (I'm 5'1"). Here are my results.

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The easiest way to start a business you're passionate about

We spin our wheels trying to find that a perfect business idea to finally start our side hustle or quit our 9-5. We feel the itch to start something, to inject more passion into our lives, to gain more independence and freedom, but wait around for a ground-shaking a-ha or magical vision with a clear cut path and a guarantee of success…

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Get hyper focused with Warren Buffett's 25-5 Rule

There’s a small subset of the population that knows exactly what their true calling is. They started on it early and are now reaping the rewards of their focused efforts. Bow down to Queen Bey. For the rest of us, it’s difficult to identify the one thing we love and pursue it like a bloodhound. Our multi-passionate nature gets us easily distracted, but focus is the key to greatness. Good news. I have an exercise for you that will get you hyper focused...

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Why your clients aren't calling back

It’s tough enough to bring in new clients, so it can feel almost devastating when someone you thought would call back or buy again, doesn’t. If this sounds achingly familiar, then it’s likely that you haven’t been working with your ideal client or you have, but you haven’t been able to form an authentic connection with them. Let’s address both...

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Set and hit your 2018 income goals

Many of us start the year with a general idea of our income goals, but we don’t make them concrete or map out how we’re going to get there. Then we’re surprised when we miss the mark come year end. To make sure you’re not hanging your head at the end of 2018, here are 5 powerful steps to help you hit your income goals...

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The mindset shift that will help you through any challenge

The challenges we face in life and business can be overwhelming at times. When setbacks start to pile up, it’s easy to become disheartened and exhausted.What we know for sure is that within struggle, we learn what’s needed to take us to the next level. Looking back on previous hardship, we can clearly see what we learned and how it has helped us moving forward. 

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4 steps to more meaningful relationships

We all yearn for deep connections. Shallow relationships just don’t cut it anymore. Personally, the best times of my life are spent sitting with friends connecting on a real level, sharing our struggles, the lessons we’re learning and just generally what we’re experiencing as "spiritual beings having a human experience".

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Your achievable wellness program for 2018

The time is upon us to create a laundry list of things we hope to accomplish, attain and experience in the new year and undoubtedly includes things we resolve to do to take better care of ourselves. If you’re like me, you start out over-confident and throw everything on the list. If it's on the list, it will get done, right?!Yeah, no. Here's what actually happens.

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