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Whether you need an inspirational pick-me-up or a swift kick in the mental ass, The Gutsy Podcast is your bi-weekly guide to getting out of your head and back to your goals as a passionate, business rock-star. We’re here to remind you that you’re not alone — and that your roller-coaster ride of thoughts, feelings, and emotions are shared by many. Follow along as we get real, raw + ridiculous about running a business authentically.

Whether you need an inspirational pick-me-up or a swift kick in the mental ass, The Gutsy Podcast is your bi-weekly guide to getting out of your head and back to your goals as a passionate, business rock-star. We’re here to remind you that you’re not alone — and that your roller-coaster ride of thoughts, feelings, and emotions are shared by many. Follow along as we get real, raw + ridiculous about running a business authentically.

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Whether you need an inspirational pick-me-up or a swift kick in the mental ass, The Gutsy Podcast is your bi-weekly guide to getting out of your head and back to your goals as a passionate, business rock-star. We’re here to remind you that you’re not alone — and that your roller-coaster ride of thoughts, feelings, and emotions are shared by many. Follow along as we get real, raw + ridiculous about running a business authentically.

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English


Episodes

120: Planning for the growth phase with Connie Vanderzanden

7/12/2022
The startup phase is exciting, full of energy and planning. You're taking a really big leap and have probably mapped out all of your goals, your plan, and your strategy. After a while, that newness starts to wear off but you're still growing and expanding. Have you put that same new energy into your growth plan? Are you paying yourself? Or are your numbers kind of all over the place? First of all, take a deep breath. It's okay. No judgment zone here. That's why we're here together. Today,...

Duration:00:55:54

Powerback 119: Undoing The "Have To's"

7/7/2022
The things that drain you, the things that you procrastinate, the things you have to do in your business however you continuously put them off. These are the things you need to undo because they are not the best use of your time – and will not help in expanding your business. So are you willing to let go of them and focus on the “get-to’s” in order to create capacity for something more alive and exciting? If you are, here’s how to undo the have-to’s: Once you are certain of this, you are...

Duration:00:10:01

119: 3 steps to work 5 hours and make 6 figures with Kelsey Kerslake

7/5/2022
If there's one word that I'd like to light on fire and roll down a hill it would be HUSTLE. If you're in your 30s or 40s, chances are you grew up in the "hustle hard or fail” era and that became your association with success. If you're not burning yourself out, you're failing, right? WRONG. I'm relieved to see the business industry as a whole Undoing this mentality because the truth is, while there are periods of focused, heavier work – there are also periods of simplicity, ease, and...

Duration:00:52:28

Powerback 118: Undoing Your Content Strategy

6/30/2022
Do you also feel like there are a thousand of things to write about however when you sit down to start creating content, all you hear is crickets? Not to mention the overwhelm from staying on top of all the social media platforms. You are not alone and you don’t have to to stay stuck. You get to undo your content strategy by getting an understanding of why you are having a content block. Here a couple of tactics to follow inorder to undo your content strategy: Creating content doesn’t...

Duration:00:08:35

118: How to Grow an Engaged and Profitable Facebook Group with Christina Jandali

6/28/2022
There certainly isn’t a shortage of social media accounts to choose from. Each have their own purpose and personality, and deciding which platforms to be on is a big decision. If you’ve considered running a Facebook Group, or perhaps you already do, today’s topic is about growing an engaged and profitable Facebook group – one that creates raving fans without wasting time on strategies that don’t work. To go over the ins and outs with you, I have growth strategist Christina Jandali. In...

Duration:00:52:07

Powerback 117: Undoing your offer

6/16/2022
Your offer is a big part of your business. It is how you impart value to people and generate funds for your business. It is what you are known for. But getting to create your offer can be a windy road. So here’s how to undo your offer: Getting clear on what your offer is will help align you with the right clients. RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE To grab the resources mentioned inside the episode, go to: lauraaura.com/resources Podia has everything that you need to be able to sell courses,...

Duration:00:09:59

117: Scale in Less time with fewer clients with Shayla Boyd

6/14/2022
You’re ready to scale your business but have some reservations. If you increase your price, will people actually pay it? If you increase your financial goal, does that mean you’ll have to work even harder? Or are you going to have to take on a shit ton of clients to meet that goal? These, along with many other reservations, are what hold a lot of entrepreneurs back from truly achieving their financial goals. Today, we’re talking with Shayla Boyd-Gill about scaling your business in less...

Duration:01:01:41

Powerback 116: Undoing: Your stuffy ass bio

6/2/2022
Is your bio a true reflection of how you want to show up? With so many tips on how your bio is supposed to be, it can be so easy to lose yourself – and before you know it, goodbye authenticity. Your bio doesn’t have to be perfect. It has to be a reflection of who you are and how you serve. Here’s how you can undo your stuffy ass bio: Once you have that done, write your bio from the lens of your customer through your own voice. Allow yourself to be yourself all the way down to your...

Duration:00:06:53

116: Using LinkedIn to grow your business with Colleen McKenna

5/31/2022
Every social media platform has its own purpose and personality. Tiktok has video. Instagram has imagery. And then there’s LinkedIn. What is it for and how do you best use it for your business? Is it worth your time and effort? Well, today we’re talking to Colleen McKenna, Principal of Intero Advisory, about how you can use LinkedIn to expand your reach and grow your business. In this episode, you’ll learn: Colleen is a practitioner, speaker, author, blogger, trainer, and coach. Recently...

Duration:01:05:12

Powerback 115: Undoing Your Social Media

5/19/2022
The opportunities that social media provides are endless for a business owner in this era. But with such possibilities comes an influx of social media apps requiring our attention. As a business owner looking to grow audiences on each of these apps, it is hard to keep up, so how can you really leverage social media to its full potential? Start by undoing your social media: Once you have made this analysis, think about devoting time to the social media platforms you have selected. You...

Duration:00:07:11

115: Four Strategies to Attracting More Clients with Henriette Danel

5/17/2022
You’ve done it all… you’re posting on social, have downloaded all the freebies you can get your hands on, and have probably even invested in a course or two. You know you’re capable of working with great clients and know that people invest in high-value coaches all the time – yet something is missing. Today, we’re talking with Henriette Danel about the four strategies she’s created to attract more clients – which are magnetized to you and what you offer. In this episode, you’ll...

Duration:01:05:39

Powerback 114: Undoing: workout expectations

5/5/2022
As you are growing a business, you may unintentionally put yourself aside. I know, and I’ve been there. You’re working really hard to make ends meet, and most of the time that means neglecting your health. But… Your health needs just as much (if not more!) attention as your business. So, here’s how you can make time to workout; Keep in mind that working out is self-care and will improve your productivity and clarity in your work. I challenge you to undo any workout expectations...

Duration:00:08:34

114: Prioritizing health while running a business with Shanna Nelson

5/3/2022
I know that you’re juggling a lot of responsibilities. You’re running a business. You may be a spouse, mother, sister, friend, boss, or caretaker. You’re balancing a lot but there’s one very important person that often gets put on the back burner. You. Today, we’re talking with Shanna Misset Nelson, President of Jazzercise, Inc. about prioritizing your health while running a successful business. In this episode, you’ll learn: Shanna is the President of Jazzercise, Inc., guiding the...

Duration:01:00:04

Powerback 113: Undoing: The "data is hard" mentality

4/21/2022
You don't have to be an analytical expert to utilize your data. All the major social media channels give you the option to view analytics if you have a business account set up. These analytics give you a snapshot of your account and here’s why you need to understand your data; You do not have to have a hard time understanding your audience. Your analytics can help you with that. I challenge you to undo the data is hard mentality today. --- RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE Take the Power...

Duration:00:08:48

113: Build an ad strategy with the content you already have with Flairst

4/19/2022
You’ve seen ads pop up on your Facebook and if you’re anything like me, they’ve worked a time or two (those damn shirts get me every time). You’ve considered running ads in your own business and have probably even thrown 20 bucks in to see what happens – but then felt overwhelmed by the options and questioned whether or not they work. Today, we’re talking with the best friend duo from Flairst about creating an ad strategy that works with the data that you already have. In this episode,...

Duration:01:12:00

Powerback 112: Undoing: The "I Can't" Mentality

4/7/2022
How many times do you say ‘I can’t?’ Life may have twists and turns but throwing in the towel should not be the end game. You may find yourself saying ‘I can’t do this’ because of a certain reason, but there are also a million reasons why you can! You can say, “Yes I can” and here are 3 steps to guide you: Making a shift from ‘I can’t’ to ‘I can!’ will eventually lead to ‘I will’ which turns to ‘I did it!’ I challenge you to start that shift today. --- RESOURCES FROM THIS...

Duration:00:06:25

112: Embracing Financial Wellness with Mia Love

4/5/2022
Money is like technology – it’s great when it’s working and stressful when it’s not. Your relationship with money affects everything from attracting clients down to being able to build wealth and abundance. Today, we’re talking with Mia Love about embracing financial wellness, how to release your past, and fully step into your physical, spiritual, and financial potential. In this episode, you’ll learn: A credit empowerment coach, mentor, and holistic practitioner with almost a decade of...

Duration:01:03:30

Powerback 111: Undoing: I have to do it all

3/24/2022
At the beginning of your business, you are doing all the things and wearing all the hats. But as your business grows, time comes to LET GO and delegate. Delegating to someone else can be scary, but struggling to do everything in your business is even worse. Because you just can’t do it all. Create room for delegation in your business for it to progress, evolve, and grow. Here are some simple steps to take to get to your first hire: I challenge you to let go of tasks in your business...

Duration:00:07:19

111: Overcoming Hiring Anxiety with Ashley Cox

3/22/2022
You’re working day in and day out and are craving another set of hands to help – but the idea of hiring someone terrifies you. Do you hire a contractor? Do you hire an employee? What the hell is the difference? Your first hire can be scary as hell and there are some common mistakes that small business owners make. Today, we’re talking with hiring expert, Ashley Cox, about overcoming hiring anxiety and some things you can put in place to set yourself (and your future team) up for...

Duration:01:04:47

Powerback 110: Undoing: your resistance to selling

3/10/2022
You started the business. But you are facing a challenge when it comes to selling your offer. As a business owner, you need to sell. And I’m here to tell you… The more you are intentional and authentic about telling people about your offer, the more sales you will make. So here’s how you undo your resistance of selling: I challenge you confidently showcase your offer/service today! --- RESOURCES FROM THIS EPISODE Head on over to LauraAura.com to find out more about The...

Duration:00:09:33