[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, …

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 …

[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 …

[BIZ TIPS] Re-Purpose That Sh*t: Stop Being a Content Machine

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

So you’re on the hamster wheel of content creation and you’re exhausted.   BEEN THERE. 🙋🏽‍♀️🙋🏽‍♀️🙋🏽‍♀️ It feels like a struggle to come up with every new post, and as soon as you come up with one, it’s time to make the next one.  You always feel behind, it feels impossible to get caught up or even consider the idea of …

Vulnerability As A Commodity: Where’s the Line?

emilygough Business (Podcast), Infidelity, Mental Health, Online Business, Podcast

I’m noticing a trend in the online space where vulnerability is the new “it” factor and at times, seems like it’s being treated as a commodity to be traded in exchange for likes, download numbers and increased publicity. Listen, vulnerability is a beautiful thing.  It brings us closer together, creates deeper connections and reminds us that we’re all part of …

[BIZ TIPS] The Algorithm is Working FOR You: Social Media 101

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

Sometimes we love to hate on social media, but don’t ever forget that it’s an incredible free tool that allows us to spread our message and build trust and engagement at the same time. Today we’re going over some of the basics of how to use social media, what you can do to maximize it and use it to your …