Nice Bossy Podcast – Episode 3
This question has always been my guide to know if I am on the right track in my life. It’s a gut-check (or heart-check) that I do to feel into different areas of my life and know I am where I am meant to be. In this episode, I share how this question has shaped my life and how you can use it to guide and design your life.
Highlights from this episode:
2:25 – Where I first heard the question, “does it make your heart sing?”
3:35 – Mini-visualisation – is your life lighting you up?
4:25 – How this phrase has guided my journey for the past 21 years
4:50 – Knowing that marketing for a telco didn’t make my heart sing, but also knowing it was a good place to be at that time
5:20 – Striking the balance between making your heart sing and doing what you need to do to get to a place where you can let go of what doesn’t light you up
6:10 – Learning Reiki
6:30 – Finding little ways to get your heart singing
6:40 – Studying nutrition, massage, health coaching and yoga. teaching
7:20 – My marketing career at Telstra, wagamama, Bonds and then Oroton
7:50 – How my personal challenges guided my life
8:10 – Breaking up with my job and my boyfriend
8:25 – How yoga teacher training lit me up
9:45 – Taking a “voluntary” redundancy
10:00 – Signs that told me I needed to make a change
11:15 – Going to India to work out what I wanted to do next
11:55 – Starting a juice cleanse business
13:00 – Dengue fever, selling a house and being newly single at almost 30
13:45 – How everything you do in your career comes together in the future
14:30 – My on-the-job MBA
15:00 – Being both woo-woo AND grounded
15:40 – How to know when it’s the right time to leave a situation
16:00 – Mini visualisation on your life right now. Does it make your heart sing? Is now the time to leave?
17:50 – My beautiful life as a result of asking this question regularly
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Love Emma x
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