[BIZ TIPS] Show Your Face Without Fear: Getting on Live Video

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, Mindset (Podcast), Online Business, Podcast

You know I’m still all about podcasting, but video is still important, especially for Instagram stories. That doesn’t mean you have to be doing video trainings  or Youtube videos, but you still need to be showing your face.  People need to get to know you, AND podcasting isn’t necessarily for everyone, though it can be an even better way to …

[BIZ TIPS] How an Awkward Introvert Makes Friends Around the Globe

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, Featured, Lifestyle (Podcast, Mindset (Podcast), Online Business, Podcast, Relationships

BY POPULAR REQUEST: I’m breaking apart a topic that I’ve been asked about by so many people in recent months and how I seem to make friends fairly rapidly and seemingly everywhere I go in my global travels.  I’ve even surprised myself at times, because I fully identify as being not only an introvert (which is not synonymous with shy, …

Impact, Optimism & Chasing the Bright Side with Jess Ekstrom of Headbands of Hope

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, Mindset (Podcast), Podcast

I have to say, I’ve had incredible guests on this show, but you are in for an absolute treat today! My (now) friend Jess Ekstrom and I started chatting after connecting on Instagram a while back.  She came across my podcast, I loved her mission, and it was a regular Instagram modern-day romance in the DMs.  And now I have …

When Things Go Wrong: Lessons From Crying in an Apple Store

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, Mental Health, Mindset (Podcast), Online Business, Podcast, Podcasting, Travel (Podcast)

I cried in an Apple store the other day. 2 weeks without use of my laptop that refused to turn on, more than a dozen hours logged on the phone with Apple across divisions on 3 different continents, multiple round trip flights between flying to Honolulu from a different Hawaiian Island and then again from Bali to Australia just to …

The Weight of Expectations & Attaching to Outcomes

emilygough Business (Podcast), Lifestyle (Podcast, Mindset (Podcast), Podcast

The weight of expectations can crush relationships, businesses, and self confidence. This can happen in all kinds of different situations.  Business & personal/romantic relationships, that job interview you went to, the vacation you have planned in advance down to the minute, even a night out with friends sometimes. We make up stories in our heads about *exactly* how a certain …

[BIZ TIPS] Shutting Down Imposter Syndrome That Keeps You Stuck

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, Mindset (Podcast), Online Business, Podcast, Podcasting

“Fear is not the enemy.  Waiting to stop feeling afraid is.” -Marie Forleo I have a moment of minor (or major, depending on how vulnerable it is) panic every.single.time I press publish on a piece of content, ESPECIALLY when it’s for the podcast because it feels so much more personal to me than any other medium because people can hear …

[BIZ TIPS] Protecting Your Brand & Why Trust is a Must with Your Audience

emilygough Business (Podcast), Online Business, Podcast

There’s a lot of talk around “any publicity is good publicity.” It’s this whole idea that getting your name into as many ears and in front of as many eyes as possible is all that matters, and or some, that might be the right fit. But I would argue otherwise. YOUR BRAND IS EVERYTHING, BECAUSE YOUR BRAND IS YOU. Essentially your …