Welcome to LeadYourDay. Here you'll find inspiring, honest, real conversations with fascinating people who are leading their worlds in business, arts, education, science... an eclectic gathering of wow! Learn more at merilyn.com
240. Permission To Be A Creative – with Shani Nottingham
On today’s show I’m chatting with Shani Nottingham - a working artist I met on Instagram. Her art and story fascinated me. And I wanted to share her story with you, to encourage you to find and live your wow.
And wow, what a story. We cover bullying, depression, the fizzy jitters, adult ADHD, the frustrations and beauty of living in the country and even breadtags!
Shani (rhymes with rainy) is an artist of many talents, working with paint, print, collage and photography. She believes her mission is to make joyful beauty and loveliness to make your heart sing. Shani shows her work through exhibitions and her very successful social media channels, as well as hosting creative workshops and fulfilling commission pieces. Her clients range from small start up businesses to large companies, councils, government departments, big brands, homeware retailers, authors, magazines, charities and other creatives. As well as all of this, she continues to work on her very personal endeavour, The Breadtag Project.
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239. Losing ourselves, hand analysis & human design – with Melissa Kirk
On today's show I'm talking with Melissa Kirk. She is a personal empowerment coach for entrepreneurs, guiding business owners to their next level of success by getting to the root of what is holding them back.
Melissa gets people results - with her out-of-the-box ideas, and ability to help people find and align their passion and purpose, shift their mindsets and create the lifestyle they desire.
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238. Permission To Pause – with Molly McGrath
Today’s guest is a three time Amazon best-selling author Molly McGrath. She works with small businesses owners on creating teams that work well and grow amazing businesses together.
Since the late 90s Molly has been looking into ways of harmonising the entrepreneur / employee relationships (even though she is not the biggest fan of the word ‘employee’!). She believes that by empowering our teams to feel included and part of a bigger picture, we in turn can only strengthen our businesses and make them a happier and more productive environment.
In her book ‘Don’t Be a Yes Chick’, Molly talks about entrepreneurs discovering the secrets to creating a vested dream team, so we can focus on what we love and do best.
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237. Why Our Brains Are Keeping Us Stuck – with Elisabeth Kristoff
Elizabeth Kristof is an expert in using applied neurology to move people out of pain, unwanted behaviour, trauma response and stress.
She is the founder of Brain-Based Wellness, a revolutionary online platform that trains the nervous system and body to resolve old patterns, improve performance, and increase well-being.
She has an amazing story to tell.
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236. How Not To Screw Up Your Kids – with Dr Maryhan Baker
On this episode I'm chatting with the very insightful Dr. Maryhan Baker. She's a groundbreaking Psychologist and Parenting Expert with over 20 years experience.
Dr Maryhan works with children, teens and adults who have difficulties managing their emotions, worry excessively, have low self-confidence, find managing friendships difficult, or get a little overwhelmed with life's challenges.
We chat about:
Raising children to be resilient and healthy individuals. Anxiety and low confidence in children.Knowing when a parent should hire a psychologist.Managing guilt as parents. Boundaries and the 'work-life' balance.And much much more...For all the details, go to merilyn.com
235. Dyslexic Lawyer to Money WooWoo – the fascinating journey of Gull Khan
Today’s guest is an author, international speaker, podcaster, a Barrister, an Attorney, a Solicitor, an Intuitive Life Coach, an EFT expert, an Energy healer, a Money Mindset expert, and, perhaps the most important job of all, a Mother.
Gull Khan left her corporate finance background to begin her life as an Intuitive Life Coach and Emotional Freedom (EFT) expert and now helps people heal their money stories and manifest greater income and abundance into their lives.
She has a fascinating, magical story.
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Merilyn's drive and determination to discuss leadership for women has become a daily habit for me. I love listening to her and benefit for this inner work digesting especially from the emotional side important topics and bringing them out into the open.