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Feel like work is broken? Fix it by creating work that works for you! Serial solopreneur and business coach Stephen Warley interviews people who got unstuck and figured out how to work for themselves, so they could design work around their ideal lifestyle instead of fitting life in around their work. He teaches practical life skills like self-awareness, curiosity, energy management and building community to help you design your own unique business model in alignment with your values, needs and abilities.

Each interview is like a case study on how to transition from employment into self-employment. Stephen also interviews loads of people questioning the status quo of conventional work like Jenny Blake, Seth Godin, Chris Brogan, Pamela Slim, David Neeleman, Greg McKeown, Todd Henery, Omar Zenhom, Kwame Christian, Sean McCabe, Mike Vardy, Emilie Wapnick, Erik Fisher, Nick Loper, Elaine Pofeldt, Taylor Pearson, Jordan Harbinger, Neil Pasricha, Tracy Litt, Chris Guillebeau and many more!

Learn how to gain your work freedom as a freelancer, consultant, coach or solopreneur. It is possible! Get started at LifeSkillsThatMatter.com/getstarted

Life Skills That Matter | Create Work That Works For You Stephen Warley | Solopreneur Business Coach

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Feel like work is broken? Fix it by creating work that works for you! Serial solopreneur and business coach Stephen Warley interviews people who got unstuck and figured out how to work for themselves, so they could design work around their ideal lifestyle instead of fitting life in around their work. He teaches practical life skills like self-awareness, curiosity, energy management and building community to help you design your own unique business model in alignment with your values, needs and abilities.

Each interview is like a case study on how to transition from employment into self-employment. Stephen also interviews loads of people questioning the status quo of conventional work like Jenny Blake, Seth Godin, Chris Brogan, Pamela Slim, David Neeleman, Greg McKeown, Todd Henery, Omar Zenhom, Kwame Christian, Sean McCabe, Mike Vardy, Emilie Wapnick, Erik Fisher, Nick Loper, Elaine Pofeldt, Taylor Pearson, Jordan Harbinger, Neil Pasricha, Tracy Litt, Chris Guillebeau and many more!

Learn how to gain your work freedom as a freelancer, consultant, coach or solopreneur. It is possible! Get started at LifeSkillsThatMatter.com/getstarted

    Create Time Freedom With Laura Roeder (360)

    Create Time Freedom With Laura Roeder (360)

    Laura Roeder, founder of MeetEdgar and Paperbell, wants to inspire you to create time freedom by designing your work around your ideal lifestyle. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show360

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    How such discovered her desire to do work that gave her time freedom.
    Why she prefers lots of clients who pay her small amounts of money.
    How she turned her social media spreadsheets into the software that became MeetEdgar.
    Overcoming her self-imposed limitations.

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    • 37 min
    Banker Turned Financial Literacy Advocate With Jatali Bellanton (359)

    Banker Turned Financial Literacy Advocate With Jatali Bellanton (359)

    Jatali Bellanton, founder of BrilliantMindsUnite.com is a financial literacy advocate that wants to inspire you to teach yourself and your kids how to achieve financial freedom. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show359

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    How she started making money from home once she left her job.
    Why it s so important to talk to your spouse about your entrepreneurial desires.
    How she secured her financial independence through real estate.
    Why you need to prove yourself all over again when you start working for yourself.
    Core financial lessons she believes kids need to learn.

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    • 42 min
    How To Embrace Change With Evan La Ruffa (358)

    How To Embrace Change With Evan La Ruffa (358)

    Evan La Ruffa, creative entrepreneur and founder of IPaintMyMind.org, shares how to embrace change in times of great chaos like we are living through. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show358

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    How the pandemic created new opportunities for his nonprofit.
    Be willing to test anything you are unsure about.
    Why he doesn t want to commit to just one service.
    Why gets his team to think of projects like campaigns instead.
    How he prioritizes his limited resources.

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    • 45 min
    Repackage Your Skills To Do Work That Matters With Khalilah Elliott (357)

    Repackage Your Skills To Do Work That Matters With Khalilah Elliott (357)

    Khalilah Elliott, founder and chief disruptor at Gafford Communications, a multicultural strategic communications firm, wants to inspire you to repackage your skills to do work that matters. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show357

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    If you ve been recently laid off, Khalilah has some advice for you.
    Why freelancing was her entry point into entrepreneurship.
    The process she went through to recover emotionally from the loss of her job.
    Why her story is a warning for all of our careers.
    Within two years, she is making more money than her previous job.

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    • 53 min
    Declutter To Live Your Desired Life With Jessica Malone (356)

    Declutter To Live Your Desired Life With Jessica Malone (356)

    Jessica Malone, a decluttering coach and founder of NachoAverageFro.com wants to inspire you to declutter to live your desired life. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show356

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    Why decluttering was the one method that finally got her unstuck.
    Why she tackled her closest first to start decluttering.
    Anxiety about her job drove her to make a change in her life.
    Why convenience is preventing you from living your desired life

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    • 38 min
    How Work Changed In 2020 (355)

    How Work Changed In 2020 (355)

    In this special panel discussion episode, work futurists Karen Eber, Charles Araujo and George Muir discuss how work changed in 2020 as we ve known it and how to adapt to that change going forward. Show notes at lifeskillsthatmatter.com/show355

    Lot of great lessons in our conversations including:

    Why George believes we should no longer be discussing how to approach the future of work, but the future of life itself.
    Karen believes companies need to be thinking about how to create engaged cultures no matter where their employees are located.
    Charles says if you want to work on your terms, now has never been a better time to do that.
    Karen predicts younger generations will view commuting to work in the same way we now viewing smoking on airplanes.

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    • 56 min

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