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Go behind the scenes with the people who ditched the 9 to 5 to follow their passion and pursue a more fulfilling work-life. Learn from the lessons and challenges of corporate dropouts before you who took the leap and succeeded. Whether you’re just starting to feel the corporate burnout, already planning your escape or you’re a seasoned entrepreneur looking to learn from others, this podcast will provide practical advice and guidance to keep you inspired and working towards your goals. It’s time to live free of the Sunday scaries and the Monday blues. Drop out with us.

Go behind the scenes with the people who ditched the 9 to 5 to follow their passion and pursue a more fulfilling work-life. Learn from the lessons and challenges of corporate dropouts before you who took the leap and succeeded. Whether you’re just starting to feel the corporate burnout, already planning your escape or you’re a seasoned entrepreneur looking to learn from others, this podcast will provide practical advice and guidance to keep you inspired and working towards your goals. It’s time to live free of the Sunday scaries and the Monday blues. Drop out with us.
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Go behind the scenes with the people who ditched the 9 to 5 to follow their passion and pursue a more fulfilling work-life. Learn from the lessons and challenges of corporate dropouts before you who took the leap and succeeded. Whether you’re just starting to feel the corporate burnout, already planning your escape or you’re a seasoned entrepreneur looking to learn from others, this podcast will provide practical advice and guidance to keep you inspired and working towards your goals. It’s time to live free of the Sunday scaries and the Monday blues. Drop out with us.

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English


Episodes

06: Trusting your gut, even when it means giving up $50,000 with Mel Charbonneau

1/9/2019
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How much would you give up to stay true to your purpose? In part 2 of our conversation with Mel Charbonneau, we have a number: at least $50,000 per year. Mel talks about making decisions to align your business with your vision. Entrepreneurs often feel misunderstood, but Mel says, “if you let fear win instead of your dream win, you're an unwrapped package we're never going to see. You have gifts and ONE life to activate them.” In this episode, Mel shares how to break through fear and...

Duration:00:19:57

05: Stop Dimming Your Light - How to Embrace Your Independent Streak with Mel Charbonneau

1/2/2019
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You've been there: Your boss is asking you to perform your role rather than be the person in the role. You're asked to conform, told to set aside who you are and what you're great at to meet the organization's needs. That's just how it is, right? Mel Charbonneau strongly disagrees. When she was told her independent streak was not an asset to the organization, she changed everything. Because as Mel says, you can’t unring the bell that is clarity. Square pegs, tune into this one. To learn...

Duration:00:27:41

04: She Quit Her Job 2 Weeks Ago - Now What?! with Rachel Henson

12/19/2018
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It’s the riskiest thing she's ever done - and a little out of character. Rachel Henson quit her job two weeks ago, and she’s navigating working weekends, marketing and newfound freedom as a full time baker and new business owner. Are all entrepreneurs renegades and rebels? No way. When the desire to run the show yourself is there, however, there is no ignoring it. As Rachel says, you owe it to yourself. Hear what she says about how you decide what you want most out of life - and just...

Duration:00:20:13

03: Talking to Customers Like Real People with Megan Hogan... (And How to Use 5 Mins with Gary Vaynerchuk)

12/12/2018
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If you don't have it all figured out, is it okay to show up anyway? This was the question Megan Hogan asked Gary Vaynerchuk when she gifted herself a 5-minute consult with him for her 30th birthday. Her takeaway was this: It's okay to learn out loud. As a military spouse on the move, Megan became an expert at being the “beginner” in her businesses. She shares why you need to get scrappy and make sales your #1 priority. Plus, learn Megan’s framework for talking to customers so they finally...

Duration:00:23:15

02: The Entrepreneur's Balance in the Years You Can't Do Over with Your Kids with Dhalia Edwards

12/5/2018
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Passion projects take up your lunch hour, weekend and every daydreaming moment… so maybe it's time to quit your job and start your business. This is exactly how it happened for Dhalia Edwards, when demand for her make-up services just kept coming. Dhalia started her business and built a team to deliver the flawless look she was known for. Dhalia shares why trust and a support network are important - and why you shouldn’t let building your business stop you from growing your family. To...

Duration:00:21:44

01: How To Make a Big (Terrifying) Leap into Owning Your Own Business with Lisa Gerber

11/28/2018
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Ever get the feeling it's time to move on? For Lisa Gerber, that itch strikes every 5 years or so. That doesn’t mean it’s comfortable. Lisa talks about her big leap: moving to a mountain in Idaho to start her business. Lisa shares what to do when business slows (because it will), and how to break into the speaking circuit. Don’t wait for perfect timing. To learn more, visit the show notes. Connect with Rachael & April on Instagram!

Duration:00:26:16

00: Introducing The Corporate Dropout Podcast

11/5/2018
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In this introduction to The Corporate Dropout podcast, you'll get to meet the hosts and hear their reason for why they wanted to start this podcast. Whether you’re just starting to feel corporate burnout, planning your escape or a seasoned entrepreneur, this podcast offers practical advice so you can stay inspired and crush your goals. It’s time to live free of the Sunday scaries. Drop out with us. To learn more, visit the show notes. Connect with Rachael & April on Instagram!

Duration:00:05:16