Stacey Shipman is the creator of Engage the Room. She helps people who want to be better connectors figure out how to shed their old beliefs and build meaningful connections. I enjoyed this interview because she wasn’t afraid to be vulnerable and dive deep into her struggles and how Covid-19 forced her to find a new direction in her business.
You’ll learn about how you can shed your fears and build a business that you love. It’s important to understand what you do well and how it solves other people’s problems. This is such an important part of a business that many people don’t really dig into before they start.
- How Stacey started her entrepreneurial journey.
- The heart of business is creating connections.
- How leaning into her fears helped her grow her business.
- How to challenge the status quo.
- Becoming more creative and how it forced her to break through her uncomfortability.
- You have to be in enough pain to make changes.
- How Yoga, meditation and journaling has made a big impact on her journey.
- Coming back to our vision for our lives.
- Tapping into our curiosity to help us find creative solutions.
- Understanding that our emotions can help us make choices.
- Rebranding was scary, but necessary to grow her business.
- Not being afraid of the judgements of other people.
- Looking for problems to solve.
- Toastmasters was her entry point to mastering her fear of public speaking.
- When you step into what you are afraid of you build your courage muscle.
- Working with your inner voice to help you build courage.
- There is always an evolution in our careers.
- Not every idea needs to make money.
- Creating a business is such a rewarding journey.
- When we try to become something we are not, there is a huge amount of resistance.
- How to connect with people that you admire.
And as always if you have any questions or want to submit a guest for the podcast that you think would be amazing just reach out and I’ll do my best to get them on.
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