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096 | Sparking Possibility and Winning Business Awards w/ Gemma Moore

Law of Effortlessness Podcast Gemma Moore Shannon Bush Marketing Business Coach Perth

Sparking Possibility and Winning Business Awards with Gemma Moore

Welcome to a new episode of Law of Effortlessness Podcast with your host and Amazon best selling Author of The Thrive Factor Book, Shannon Bush. Today Shannon is joined by Gemma Moore from Red Spark Communications.

Gemma Moore is a spark finder, a word spinner and a marketing strategist who loves helping women business owners find and share their SPARK with the world. She has a BA in Media Studies (Radio & Print) and is a former producer for ABC Radio where she first discovered the magic of stories. Gemma specializes in writing winning business award submissions and creating successful Facebook Ad campaigns and is joining Shannon today to chat all things Business Awards!

We kick off this episode with Shannon and Gemma chatting about perfection in business with Gemma sharing how for a long she felt like a failure for not achieving the success she thought she deserved – and only after delving deeper into her own self was she able to dig out the gold and begin to gain traction – Gemma shares how in 2018 she kept herself accountable by applying for her own business award, and taking time to really look back and see how many people she had helped and what she had accomplished – and celebrating it.

Stay tuned to hear about how Gemma uses storytelling to support her clients in awards and share their brand consistently, Gemma refers to it as “Story Managing”, with looking at how the story of business owner shows up in the branding colors, the images and fonts being used and much more and how in the current climate with so much information available at the touch of a button that the decision to buy comes down to trust – and the role storytelling plays in building it.

Pearls of Wisdom

“I specialize in helping women find their spark. The thing that makes your heart leap forward and lean in.” – Gemma Moore

“There’s no perfect business, or business woman. It’s about what works for you and doing it your way.” – Gemma Moore

“I’ve always seen myself as the bridge.” – Gemma Moore

“We often forget about what happens afterwards, after the awards.” – Gemma Moore

Connect with Gemma in these places:

Website www.redsparkcommunications.com

Facebook @redsparkcomms

Instagram @redsparkcomms

Connect with Shannon in these places:

Find Out More About The Thrive Factor Book

www.thethrivefactorbook.com.au

Creative Possibility

www.creativepossibility.com.au

Thriving Entrepreneur Circle Facebook group for women in business

086 | Mentor Teacher | The Thrive Factor Book Series

The Thrive Factor Book Series Mentor Teacher Business Marketing Coach Shannon Bush Julie Gibbons Tractor Girl Sarah Thomson Online Social Butterfly Ricci Jane Adama Institute for Intuitive Intelligence Podcast

086 |The Mentor Teacher Thrive Factor

Welcome to the Law of Effortlessness Podcast with Amazon-Best-Selling Author and #businessyoda, Shannon Bush!

Today Shannon introduces you to the Mentor Teacher Thrive Factor Archetypes, strap in because Mentor Teachers have a to to say and so this episode is longer than usual!

Mentor Teachers are here on this earth to Mentor, and Teach and not just in the realms of gaining qualifications. They are always on the lookout for new things to learn in books, courses, podcasts. They are the researchers of the world and pride themselves on what they know. She has moments of being a smarty-pants, can be a bit of a know-it-all, and is incredibly wise. Often, the Mentor Teacher especially as a young woman or girl has interactions with people older than her who indicate she shouldn’t know something yet, or she is too young to know anything causing her to doubt her own knowledge and wisdom.

Shannon is joined today by three incredible Mentor Teachers, Dr. Ricci Jane Adams, Julie Gibbons and Sarah Thomson.

Dr. Ricci Jane Adama is the founder and Principal of the Institute of Intuitive Intelligence (you can find her on pages 136 and 137 of The Thrive Factor Book). Dr. Ricci Jane first met her Archetypes two years ago, describing it as a very powerful, pivotal moment for her, meeting the Liberator Engineer, Inspirer Believer, Shapeshifter Alchemist and of course, the Mentor Teacher.  Ricci shares her vision of bringing regulation to the word of Intuitive Services in the same way regulations guide Universities and schools, and meeting her Mentor Teacher gave her permission to bring her vision together, and manifest it in the real world.

Sarah Thomson from Online Social Butterfly joins Shannon, and how she first met Shannon five years ago and then began coaching with her. Sarah shares her archetypes of Mentor Teacher, Pioneer Seeker and Inspirer Believer and how during her profiling session, she cried realizing all the things she thought were her weaknesses were actually her greatest strengths. Sarah shares how she has a tough time not signing up for courses and constantly learning, especially with a fear that she does not know enough. Sarah also shares one tip that’s worked very well for her – that will with every hour of learning she has to spend two hours implementing (Find Sarah on page 135)

You’ll also hear from Julie Gibbons, former University, TAFE and High School lecturer and the owner of Tractor Girl who teachers makers and crafters to present themselves better online. Julie shares how she was in Mentor Teacher heaven by being paid to research branding, and now teaches branding. Julie chats about self-doubt being a challenge

Notable Quotes and Pearls of Wisdom

“I have to be careful because my Liberator Engineer comes in and wants to add all the new things I’ve learned and change the curriculum!” – Dr. Ricci Jane Adams

“If you don’t take the time, you won’t know what is genuinely yours.” R. Ricci Jane Adams

“Find the space that feels effortless. It’s the easiest way, find the space where you bring your Mentor Teacher to life.” – Sarah Thomson

“There are so many beautiful things in the world, my Inspirer Believer is is very happy to see them.” – Julie Gibbons

“You don’t have to know everything to be an authority, you just have to know enough.” – Julie Gibbons

Connect with the Mentor Teachers here:

Dr. Ricci Jane Adams can be found on her website

Branding Mentor Julie Gibbons can be found on her website and Facebook.

Marketing Expert Sarah Thomson can be found on her website here.

Find Out More About The Thrive Factor Here

www.thethrivefactor.com.au

Connect with Shannon in these cool places

Find Out More About The Thrive Factor Book

www.thethrivefactor.com.au

Creative Possibility

www.creativepossibility.com.au

Thriving Entrepreneur Circle Facebook group for women in business

http://bit.ly/tecircle

LOE 071 | Building a Thriving Business from Your Heart w/ Sonia Lyn

Creative Possibility Business Coach Marketing Coach Shannon Bush Entrepreneur Sonia Lyn Law of Effortlessness Podcast

Building a Thriving Business from the Heart

Have you ever been caught between doing what your heart desires, and effective business strategy? 

Welcome to episode 072 of LOE Podcast with your #businessyoda, Shannon Bush! Today’s episode features Sonia Lyne, from Dandelyne. Join Shannon in a brilliant discussion with Sonia around building thriving authentic maker business, chatting about creating an appreciation for your product, with open and genuine communication between herself and her audience, and talking heart over strategy.

This conversation will remind you to come back into your heart space, to remember why you’re doing what you’re doing, with Sonia’s best tips for checking back in with your heart when things aren’t perhaps going so well, or your making a big shift in your business whether it’s a creative leap or working through tough emotions. Shannon and Sonia chat about communicating with your people – connecting and networking with the right people, through the right format. Sonia is also celebrating becoming a published author of her first book – and, about the common fears round copy-cats and how to handle it gracefully.

You’ll also hear some incredible tips on how to get the support you need in your thriving business in the beginning, and where to look for help and support to grow your business.

Sonia is the designer and face behind Dandelyne™. The home of the original miniature embroidery hoop. Dandelyne™ is about small-scale embroidery projects that are satisfying, rewarding, soul-boosting and frankly, just look so darn cute on any outfit. Her business began in 2011. Sonia chose to design and stitch her first family portrait; her family’s. Sonia learned to embroider at the age of 7 and had not embroidered since. However, on numerous occasions over the years she remembered how it made her feel: EUPHORIC. The little flame that was ignited so many years ago suddenly became an enormous, crazy bushfire! As Sonia stitched, she found herself daydreaming not only about small and simple embroidery projects but also about small, teeny tiny embroidery hoops. To quote the film Robots, “See a need, fill a need.” Sonia thought if she wanted tiny projects and tiny hoops there must be others who wanted these too! At the time she designed the Dandelyne miniature hoop there was absolutely nothing like it out there, and Sonia is proud to say that she is the original designer. Now, Stitchers worldwide can frame their stitchy awesomeness and wear it loud and proud in a Dandelyne mini embroidery hoop.

Notable Quotes and Pearls of Wisdom

“My best business decisions come from my heart.”

“Consistency of communication and authenticity are instrumental for your business to grow.”

“Copy the bajeezus out of other people, it develops your style – but don’t sell it and leave it uncredited.”

“If you’ve got an idea and you want to do it, do it. Once that fire calms down, check in with your finances.”

“Our greatest strengths can often be our greatest challenges.”

Connect with Sonia in these Cool Places:

Website: http://dandelyne.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dandelyne/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dandelyne

Find out More About Effortless Business Events:

www.effortlessbusinessevents.com.au

www.facebook.com/effortlessbusinessevents

Connect with Shannon in these places

Join the Thriving Entrepreneur Facebook group for women entrepreneurs

Her Facebook business page and on Instagram

Do you have a question or idea for a podcast episode?  Submit your ideas and questions to thrive@creativepossibility.com.au

Find out more about the Thriving Business Academy, launching December 2018 here.