In this next episode we welcome Tracy Lamourie and Amber Trueblood, who gave us more to think about than we bargained for! This was a truly international episode, with Canada, USA, Australia and the UK all represented :)
You’ll feel an energy from these superpowers like nothing else. They left us feeling supercharged and ready to go!
Here’s a summary of what we discussed:
8:15 - how the work feels when you’re aligned
12:25 - the importance of outsourcing the things you aren’t an expert at
15:47 - what Amber got from her MBA
24:35 - the challenge with outsourcing delivery
27:36 - do you really want to scale your business?
31:25 - attracting the right people whom you want to serve
33:52 - why we need to love what we’re doing
44:22 - the 2 key things required for growth
Tracy gives us a parting thought to keep us boosted no matter what is happening to us.
Here is some information on our guests and where you can find them:
CEO, Founder of Stretchmarks
Amber Trueblood is a licensed therapist, author, podcaster, and mother to four sons. An avid reader and learner, Amber curates courses, workshops, and simple self-care tools for women. Since the 2019 launch of 'Stretch Marks: A Self-Development Tool for Mothers Who Are Being Stretched in Every Direction', Amber has written and contributed to articles in national publications including O: The Oprah Magazine; Bustle; People; Fatherly; Wedding Wire; MindBodyGreen; Good Housekeeping; and Parade. She’s been featured in L.A. Parent and Times of San Diego and as a featured expert on television stations such as E! Daily Pop, KTLA, and CBS8.
Something Interesting About You:
I wrote my first book, Stretch Marks while traveling through 60 cities with my husband and four sons!
Founder, Managing Director, Lamourie Media
Tracy is a high profile international award winning publicist, a Universal Women's Network 2020 Woman of Inspiration Winner for the Women In Media award and the author of the upcoming book 'GET REPPED - Build Your Brand With Effective Public and Media Relations'. She is the winner of the FIRST PLACE PLATINUM award Hamilton Spectator ReadersChoice for PR 2018, Diamond 2019. A frequent guest on TV, radio and high profile podcasts around the world.
Something Interesting About You
I learned to write a press release to let the world know about an innocent man on death row who was freed after a 20 year campaign we ran.
These books were mentioned during the episode:
Anything You Want, Derek Sivers
Delivering Happiness, Tony Hsieh
The 30% solution; how Civility at Work Increases Retention, Engagement and Profitability, Lewena Bayer
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