Overcoming Fear (21:00) to start and grow your small business, with Ruth Soukup – author of “Do It Scared: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Obstacles, and Create a Life You Love”. She shares her entrepreneur story, including working in her father’s business, and then becoming a successful blogger, bestselling author and small business owner. She found that she was always “doing it scared” in her life, but she still learned to take action. We chat (21:00) about her book, “Do It Scared” and she introduces the 7 Fear Archetypes, which allow you to better understand your specific fears and help you begin to overcome them.
Ruth Soukup is a New York Times bestselling author dedicated to helping women overcome fear and create a life they love. Through her blog, Living Well Spending Less, which reaches more than 1 million women each month, she encourages her readers to follow their dreams and reach their goals. She is also the founder of the Living Well Planner and Elite Blog Academy, as well as the author of five bestselling books. Her practical advice has been featured in numerous publications and news programs, including Women’s Day, Redbook, and Family Circle.
Her Do It Scared podcast launched in early 2018 and her new book, “Do It Scared: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Obstacles, and Create a Life You Love”.
Ruth lives in Punta Gorda, Florida.
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