The Fear of Success is Real: Everything Has a Price

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

I have a confession to make: I’ve been hiding. Much as it might seem as though I’ve been putting myself out there more than ever, and I have been, I’ve also struggled with crushing levels of resistance to everything that I want to do and know that I am capable of accomplishing the past couple of months in particular. Leveraging …

Alone & Lonely Are Not Synonymous: Loneliness is a State of Mind

emilygough Lifestyle (Podcast, Mental Health, Mindset (Podcast), Podcast, Relationships

Let’s face it: most of us are feeling lonelier overall than we ever have before.  But sometimes being alone and being lonely are often confused. What we sometimes forget is that we can be very happy alone.  But usually when we’re lonely, we want something to shift or change.  The sad irony in loneliness is that it makes us feel …

[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 …

Positive Reinforcement Might Be Doing More Harm Than Good

emilygough Entrepreneurship, Lifestyle (Podcast, Mindset (Podcast), Podcast

I don’t agree with everything that Gary Vaynerchuk puts out into the world, but this Instagram post he did really struck a deep chord: “You’re addicted: To people telling you you’re pretty. To people telling you you’re talented. To teachers telling you you’re a good student. To opinions. The reason so many struggle with negativity is because they overvalue positive …

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

emilygough Business (Podcast), Entrepreneurship, 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 …