From Starstruck to Collaboration, Riding Breakdowns to Breakthroughs, + True Leadership and Honesty with Gwen Elliot @

Today we’re going Behind the Boss Mask with media strategist, producer of a TV show on Oprah’s OWN Network, and co-creator of the Media Method e-course, Gwen Elliot.

This episode is perfect for you if you want to know what it’s really like to collaborate with one of your idols and mentors; why getting laid off was one of the best things that can happen to you; how taking the time to reflect on your past and possible future can be priceless; what to do when you no longer believe in what you’re doing; how + why VK was very public about her depression in 2016; the value of brain-dumping your thoughts on a regular basis; how to own up to your mistakes and self-sabotage + why it’s never that big of a deal to others.



Show Notes:

  • How Gwen makes money by teaching entrepreneurs to break into media.
  • What’s it like to work with one of your idols? Gwen shares how teamed up with her mentor, Natalie MacNeil.
  • “Bending the world” to make things happen!
  • Gwen chats about her former podcast, Your Big Break – and why it ended.
  • How getting laid off turned out to be the BEST thing.
  • Letting the non-essentials fade away.
  • Why we should embrace the weird, winding path.
  • The benefits of brain-dumping.
  • The healing power of crying.
  • What to do when you want to hide from sharing your story.
  • Owning up to your mistakes and moving on.
  • Striving to be honest.
  • A call to responsibility.


The KEY question that Gwen asks YOU: What do you do for fun right now? What could be fun for you this year? … Comment below with your answer!



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