25 episodes

Welcome to the Work Less Play More Podcasts for busy entrepreneurs who are ready to ditch the hustle, stop burning out on busy work and get back to having a life. Lindsay Johnson, AKA the Radical Connector chats with other hustle recovering business owners as they share their top tips for for building a profitable business while working less and playing more!

Work Less Play More Podcast Lindsay Johnson, The Radical Connector

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

Welcome to the Work Less Play More Podcasts for busy entrepreneurs who are ready to ditch the hustle, stop burning out on busy work and get back to having a life. Lindsay Johnson, AKA the Radical Connector chats with other hustle recovering business owners as they share their top tips for for building a profitable business while working less and playing more!

    How Solving Chub Rub Will Transform the World with Marnie Rabinovitch Consky

    How Solving Chub Rub Will Transform the World with Marnie Rabinovitch Consky

    Who knew preventing thigh chafe for thousands of women around the world could smash diet culture and fatphobia at the same time?

    Marnie didn’t listen when experts told her chub rub was too niche for a business. Instead, she channelled her fire for solving this painful problem into a business that’s changing the world!

    In this episode we dive into:
    When your business becomes a mission and you’re committed to changing lives you find the strength to keep going when things get hardHow Marnie had to prove that solving thigh chafe was not a niche problemChanging society's preconceived notions that chub rub only happens to plus-size peopleRelatable stories on our mission to prevent chub rubHow solving thigh chafe become a crusade for changeWhy Thigh Society became a transformative experience for Marnie on a personal levelChallenging fatphobia, diet culture, and the way we objectify ourselves and each other“The business was a really transformative experience for me personally. It became an evolution of myself, how I saw myself and how I started to shed those layers that diet culture imposed on me over the years.” - Marnie Rabinovitch Consky, Thigh Society

    Visit Thigh Society
    Thigh Society Website
    Thigh Society Instagram

    Resources
    Book: More Than a Body
    Book: What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat

    In the Press
    Thigh Society aims to banish ‘chub rub’
    The Best Ways to Prevent Thigh Chafe When It’s Hot and Humid Outside
    ‘Chafe Isn’t Just A Plus-Size Issue’ Says Chafewear Brand Thigh Society
    Building a Global Business

    Lindsay's Podcast Episode on Getting Clarity in Your Business
    Podcast: 15 Year-End Questions to Ask Before Setting Business Goals

    Get Lindsay's mini-course, 4 Business Building Basics Every Service-Based Entrepreneur Needs to Know

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    • 55 min
    15 Pros and Cons of Social Media for Business

    15 Pros and Cons of Social Media for Business

    Can you start a business without social media?
    Episode 23 with Lindsay Johnson

    What would happen in your business if you ditched social media?
    The question on so many service-based entrepreneurs' minds these days is, “Do I need social media to build my business?” My answer: It depends!
    Ha! Did you think I was going to give you a yes or no answer? You should know me by now!
    First things first, let's get clear on a very important business rule, every entrepreneur's business is different and will require different strategies for growth!
    In this podcast, I’m going to cover
    The pros and cons of using social media for business vs SEO content like blogs, YouTube and podcasts3 Questions to help you figure out if you need social media to grow your businessAre you working for free for Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok?Why SEO-friendly content like blogs and YouTube videos often far outperform social media posts.Social media is a fabulous tool for building your business but do you know how to use it and is it the right tool for the job?

    "Social media is a fabulous tool for building your business. However, as with all tools, you have to know how to use it and you have to ask yourself if it's the right tool for the job" - Lindsay Johnson

    BONUS RESOURCES

    Books & Blogs You Need to Read
    7 Ways Social Media Can Improve Your SEO Results Read Here2022 Guide to Search Engine Optimization Read HereWhy Every Smart Business Should be Repurposing Content Read Here Templates & Guides
    Need help writing an SEO-friendly blog? Download my Anatomy of an SEO-Friendly Blog templateNot sure how to use lead magnets to build your email list? How to Grow Your Email List with an Unforgettable Lead MagnetDoes your lead magnet or opt-in page need work? Watch my Lead Magnet Love Workshop Replay 
    SEO Content Experiment
    What would happen in your business if you took a step back from social media and focused on creating SEO-friendly content to drive organic traffic to your website? Even better, how sweet would it be to have guides, templates, and a business coach guiding you every step of the way?
    Get on the waitlist for my next SEO content accelerator

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    4 Business Building Basics Every Service-Based Entrepreneur Needs to Know
    Learn the essential business skills you need for getting customers and making money!

    Click here to start the course!

    • 14 min
    Living the Digital Nomad Lifestyle as a Freelancer

    Living the Digital Nomad Lifestyle as a Freelancer

    If the 40-hour workweek stuck sitting in an office makes you break out in hives the digital nomad lifestyle of a freelancer might be right for YOU!
    Episode 22 with Sam Laliberte, Freedom Lifestyle Podcast


    Something about the 40-hour workweek with someone looking over Sam’s shoulder and micromanaging the way she spent her time and controlling the choices in her life never sat well for her. 

    Turning her skills and passions into a freelancing career and becoming a lifestyle entrepreneur soon allowed Sam to live by what she valued most, the freedom lifestyle that came with being a digital nomad and the freedom to choose.

    Listen in as Sam and I dive into all things freedom lifestyle, including
    Is freelancing the way to create a positive workplace while also living the digital nomad lifestyle?The difference between freelancing and a lifestyle entrepreneurWhat does it mean to be a digital nomad beyond the freedom to live and work around the world?Surprise perks to having total freedom over your schedule when it comes to adultingHow Covid work from home has given us a taste of the freedom lifestyle and led to the great resignation of 2022Sam’s Feels Good or Feels Bad exercise to help you get clear on how to live a more positive and intentional life
    "My freedom philosophy is having the flexibility to create my own day. I realized there's cool sh!t I want to do and I value the flexibility to CHOOSE each day." - Sam Laliberte


    BONUS RESOURCES

    Podcasts You Need to Hear
    Listen to my interview on Sam's Podcast: I've Never Been Employable ~ Lindsay JohnsonListen if you need a confidence boost:  Finding the Courage to Follow Your Dreams with Sarah Michelle BrownListen if self-doubt is keeping you stuck: Naming Your Imposter Syndrome Gremlin with Linda ParmarListen if you've realized there's more to life than work: Money isn't Everything with Vince Warnock 
    Books & Blogs You Need to Read
    Digital Nomad Jobs You Could Start Tomorrow Read HereWhat Is a Digital Nomad? Pros and Cons of Digital Nomad Life Read HereWhat is a Lifestyle Entrepreneur and How to Become One Read HereMajority of workers who quit a job in 2021 cite low pay, no opportunities for advancement, feeling disrespected Read Here 
    Sam's Podcast Course!
    Launch a Podcast on a Budget
     
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    4 Business Building Basics Every Service-Based Entrepreneur Needs to Know
    Learn the essential business skills you need for getting customers and making money!

    Click here to start the course!

    • 33 min
    Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur in 2022

    Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur in 2022

    Season One was a smashing success and thanks to your generous and overwhelmingly positive feedback, I know that the wisdom and experiences our guests shared and the marketing and sales tips I taught y'all have had a profound impact on your lives and your businesses in 2021.

    We're back with an even more powerful season in 2022 with big conversations, powerful stories, and all the best business advice and actionable tips to help you work less, play more ... and live a life beyond your wildest dreams!

    In this mini-episode, I share:
    Why the heck it took me so long to get season two on the air (hint: Mental Health!)What I learned from YOU in season oneHow you can share your input for an even stronger season twoWhat's in store for you in the 2022 season 
    "We are not going to shy away from difficult conversations and we'll be bringing you real, lived experiences from some truly brilliant minds and heart-centred, thoughtful entrepreneurs." - Lindsay Johnson

    BONUS RESOURCES

    Podcasts You Need to Hear:
    How to Set Business Goals for 2022: 15 Year-End Questions to Ask Before Setting Business Goals with Lindsay JohnsonEntrepreneur Mental Health is Good Business: Making Space for Mental Health with Kristen WestcottEntrepreneur Burnout Signs: When Burnout Makes You Lose Your Passion with Nick McGrawWhy Work-Life Balance as an Entrepreneur is Important: What Happens When Your Body Says No with Sarah TaylorBooks & Blogs You Need to Read:
    How to Spot Entrepreneurial Burnout (Before It's Too Late) Read HereHow To Identify And Overcome Entrepreneurial Burnout Read HereEntrepreneurial Burnout: 6 Psychological Signs It’s Time for a Fresh Start Read HereBurnout: The Secret of Unlocking the Stress Code by Emily and Amelia Nagoski Read HereHave Your Say!
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    4 Business Building Basics Every Service-Based Entrepreneur Needs to Know
    Learn the essential business skills you need for getting customers and making money!

    Click here to start the course!

    • 7 min
    15 Year End Questions to Ask Before Setting Business Goals with Lindsay Johnson

    15 Year End Questions to Ask Before Setting Business Goals with Lindsay Johnson

    Goal setting can’t be done with blinders on!

    You’ve got to take a few days to reflect on what happened in your business over the past year BEFORE you set your business goals.

    If you want to make sure you set business goals that make sense and will get you to your dream life you absolutely need to spend time reflecting on what worked and what didn't in the past year and build on all your newfound wisdom.

    In this episode, I share 15 questions to help you reflect on your business growth and experiences this year … preferably over a few quiet days with NO WORK and a great playlist!

    Grab your journal and get ready to write down some prompts to help you review the past year and strategically set goals for next year.

    Click here to access all resources we discuss in this episode including Lindsay's 4 Business Building Basics Every New Entrepreneur Needs to Know.
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    • 22 min
    When Should I Quit My Job with Lindsay Johnson

    When Should I Quit My Job with Lindsay Johnson

    Have you found yourself asking, “When should I quit my job?” 
    Are you getting restless or sick and tired of working for someone else? 
    If your end goal is to leave your 9 to 5, I’ve got news for you … you’re asking the wrong question.
    The better question is, “Where am I going?”
    Many entrepreneurs only build their business to the point of quitting their job only to discover that without a long term game plan their once-thriving business starts to dry up. DAYUM! How about we skip that part?
    Prepare for some big aha’s as  Lindsay Johnson, aka The Radical Connector drops some jaw-dropping insights on how to properly leave your 9 to 5 and scale your business to live the life of your dreams.
    When should I quit my job? Short answer, when you business needs you to!

    Click here to access all resources we discuss in this episode including Lindsay's 4 Business Building Basics Every New Entrepreneur Needs to Know.
    Follow Lindsay on Instagram and TikTok.

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Ariianaf ,

A must-listen for new and seasoned entrepreneurs

I love the energy that Lindsay brings to the entrepreneurial world! They share practical business tips in a way that totally resonates for those of us who may not identify as traditional entrepreneurs. Lindsay knows how to distill things down to what’s truly necessary and will make the biggest impact in your biz. Thanks Lindsay!

Charlene Gethons ,

Every entrepreneur needs to listen to this!

I love Lindsay’s energy and the great wisdom that you get in these podcast episodes. Lindsay not only shares tips but gets you to dig deep to understand where your self doubt is coming from.

Anglophone Sylvia ,

Important lessons for solopreneurs!

Lindsay has such great wisdom on how to be an entrepreneur and feel good doing it, not the usual hustle porn and sleazy sales strategies.

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