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Defiantly Thrive with Amanda Russo and Shelby Soileau

EP 157 - Defiantly Thrive with Amanda Russo and Shelby Soileau

A story about how two women build thriving businesses amidst skepticism, challenges, and criticism, discover how you can do it too. In this episode, we talk to The Babes Who Create, Amanda Russo, and Shelby Soileau.

Amanda Russo is the founder of the renegade group, which includes entrepreneurial consulting and e-commerce biz. She retired from the top of the finance world after 12 years of working with some of the biggest companies worldwide. Shelby is the founder of SoCal Blogger Babes, Styling Sunshine, and has worked with Forever 21, Soap and Glory, Hotels, and been on Fox LA and Great Day San Antonio.

In this episode, we discuss:

-The risks of entrepreneurship

-Becoming an accidental entrepreneur

-Having kids young

-Building a business without knowing what you are doing

-Meeting people online and social media to support your career and personal life

-Getting started before you are ready

-Wellbeing, support, and deserving it

-Lessons for your kids

-Quality of your presence

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You can connect with Amanda Russo and Shelby Soileau


Facebook: @babeswhocreate

Instagram: @babeswhocreate

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You can connect with Alex Terranova here: 

Instagram: @InspirationalAlex 



Remember, You are a DreamMason®… 

Because Your Dreams Don’t Build Themselves.

Alex Terranova is a DreamMason, the author of Fictional Authenticity, a Personal & Professional Performance Coach, and he Hosts The DreamMason Podcast, Flip the Lens & Co-Hosts The Coaching Show Podcast. He supports strong & successful high achievers to unmask convention, embrace the rebel within them, and more deeply explore the complex and agitated edges of our existence to create more clarity, freedom, and success.

Alex has been featured on NBC, Fox, Focus TV’s Good Morning LaLa Land, NBC Radio, Elephant Journal, The University of Adversity Podcast, The Unleash Success Podcast, The Rising Man Podcast, The Sovereign Society Podcast, Love Living Radio, and an episode of The Villain Crusher.

Alex is located in San Diego, California, has been practicing as a Coach since 2015. He specializes in Life Coaching, Business Coaching, Mindfulness Coaching, Relationship Coaching, Executive Leadership Coaching, Corporate Team Coaching, Coaching for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs. He has created courses on leadership, communication, team building personal growth, and business development based on authenticity. ​

You can find this episode on iTunes, Spotify, IHeartRadio and anywhere you listen to great podcasts.

Defiantly Thrive with Amanda Russo and Shelby Soileau and Alex Terranova on The DreamMason Podcast
Defiantly Thrive with Amanda Russo and Shelby Soileau and Alex Terranova on The DreamMason Podcast


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