All posts by Belinda MJ Brown

Ep.036 – Are You Bold Enough to Follow Your Heart?



My guest is Patricia Brooks, an author and life coach who recently stepped up her game by moving to France and unexpectedly jumping into a coaching business. Almost a year ago, after training as a coach and writing a book, she left her corporate job with the idea that she would find a new job … Continue reading Ep.036 – Are You Bold Enough to Follow Your Heart?


Ep.035 Build a Career on Your Strengths and Joy



My guest in this podcast is Liiz Herrera, an inspiring coach who pushes herself to face her fears. Liiz is a career services professional in higher education and loves her 9-to-5. She will also share her story of “accidentally” becoming a full-fledged career coach to boot (LiizCareerCoaching.net). An Accidental Entrepreneur One of Liiz’s greatest challenges … Continue reading Ep.035 Build a Career on Your Strengths and Joy


Ep.034 The Energy Of Money



My guest in today’s podcast is Rose-marie Fernandez, who has dubbed herself the Chief Influencing Officer of her company, Coaching Worx (CoachingWorx.ca). Rose-marie works with leaders and senior executives who want to influence and create greater impact for their teams within their greater organization. Influencers, to Rose-marie, are people who have a deep interest in … Continue reading Ep.034 The Energy Of Money


Ep.033 The Safety-Net Mindset and Other Tips for Mastering Change



My guest, Dr. Laura Gallaher, is very familiar with change. She is an organizational psychologist turned executive coach who works with clients globally as she travels the world. (I talked to her while she was in Serbia.) Laura is the founder of Gallaher Insider Edge, a micro-learning site that teaches leadership and communication skills towards … Continue reading Ep.033 The Safety-Net Mindset and Other Tips for Mastering Change


Ep.031 180 Degree Transition



How Speaking Your Core Message Can Build Your Business My guest Carol Cox works with high-performing women entrepreneurs who want to increase their visibility as they grow their business. She helps them create their signature talk and develop a visibility plan to have more influence in their industry or community. On the side, during election … Continue reading Ep.031 180 Degree Transition


Ep.029 Spitfire Seeds For Business Owners



Lauren LeMunyan, PCC Owner, Lauren LeMunyan Coaching, LLC & The SpitFire Coach At the age of six, Lauren tasted her first drop of entrepreneurship and was hooked (literally). What started as way to cure boredom while hanging out with some octogenarians, Lauren learned the art of crochet and quickly mastered the beginnings of hat-making. Fast-forward … Continue reading Ep.029 Spitfire Seeds For Business Owners


Ep.028 Influence Without Authority



How to Gain Influence as a Leader for Better Outcomes and Increased Productivity Let’s talk about influence. My coaching clients often ask me to help them gain confidence and influence others—to rally others to their cause. Yet many of them also believe that wielding power over others is disliked and inappropriate. Influence is different. It … Continue reading Ep.028 Influence Without Authority


Ep.026 True Grit Is Necessary To Engage In Successful Transitions



Diana Bolivar, Principal Diana Bolivar & Associates Diana Bolivar is the immediate past president/CEO for the award winning Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando where she served for seven years as Director of Marketing, Vice President and the latter 4 years as the chamber’s President/CEO. With more than a quarter century of experience at the local, national … Continue reading Ep.026 True Grit Is Necessary To Engage In Successful Transitions


Ep.025 Being Successful By Using Humility



Jean-François Cousin Jean-François Cousin became a global executive coach in 2006, after a first career in management around the world with a Fortune-500 company. He has served over 750 executives, from 50 nationalities, as well as dozens of executive teams. Accredited as a ‘Master Certified Coach’ by the International Coach Fede ration, the highest distinction … Continue reading Ep.025 Being Successful By Using Humility


Ep.024 Is This Sabotaging Your Net Worth?



The topic of self worth is coming up in several of my clients sessions. Whether it is through net worth or self-love, it is important to reflect on how you define your self-worth. This episode is deeply personal, triggered by an assessment I took last December in France, when I became newly aware of my … Continue reading Ep.024 Is This Sabotaging Your Net Worth?


Ep.022 Pause To Experience Appreciation



We are in the hamster wheel and miss the opportunity to appreciate who we have become. Have you ever come across a past version of yourself and felt dismayed at the “old you?” I’ve been going through this exact experience recently. A better way to look at these moments, however, is to admire how far … Continue reading Ep.022 Pause To Experience Appreciation


Ep.019 Attain Freedom By Practicing Excellence



Lolly Daskal, Leadership Executive Coach, Speaker, Author Lolly Daskal is one of the most sought-after executive leadership coaches in the world. Her extensive cross-cultural expertise spans 14 countries, six languages and hundreds of companies. As founder and CEO of Lead From Within, her proprietary leadership program is engineered to be a catalyst for leaders who … Continue reading Ep.019 Attain Freedom By Practicing Excellence


Ep.018 [My Story] Leaving Corporate America



Wishing to leave your corporate job? I share with you my own story.     11 Lessons I Learned by Leaving Corporate America to Start and Run My Own Company Happy Anniversary to my business, Equanimity Executives, created in May 2011! In case you are considering leaving your job for to become an entrepreneur, I’d … Continue reading Ep.018 [My Story] Leaving Corporate America


How To Get Rid Of The Labels Holding You Back

Ep. 013 Get Rid Of The Labels Holding You Back



Get rid of the labels holding you back “You don’t know what you don’t know” resonates with me particularly because it has taught me so much about how I was able to be a successful corporate leader and fulfilled certified executive coach later in life. Indeed, I was born in an environment where labels were … Continue reading Ep. 013 Get Rid Of The Labels Holding You Back


Ep. 012 Content Strategy And Influence



Dawn Jensen, Social Business Coach Dawn is an international social business coach and trainer for business owners and leadership teams. A strategic advisor, she delivers dynamic, interactive, and educational lectures and lectures as a sought-after speaker, and social business trainer. Dawn’s trained thousands of people on technology, social media and digital platforms since 2005, she … Continue reading Ep. 012 Content Strategy And Influence


Resistance in life

Ep.011 Exploring Resistance



Tamara Lebak, Executive Coach Tamara is an Internationally certified executive coach, published author, Unitarian Universalist minister, Gestalt trained organizational development consultant. Tamara’s change management experience focuses on social and emotional intelligence, cultural competency, and maneuvering between multiple levels of system, grounded in her philosophy that our values should guide our priorities.  Tamara is dedicated to … Continue reading Ep.011 Exploring Resistance


Coaching Hot Seat

Ep. 010 How To Overcome Self Limiting Beliefs



We offer the opportunity to prospects and clients to be our guests to address on air a challenge they are experiencing. In this episode, Barbara R. is feeling stuck in her progress. While going through the coaching process: 1- she uncovers the real cause of her limited success 2- she explores potential solutions 3- she … Continue reading Ep. 010 How To Overcome Self Limiting Beliefs


kiss old habits goodbye

Ep. 009 Kiss Old Habits Goodbye



Part of what makes us unhappy is related to our own habits and behaviors. Growing up, we develop habits and behaviors based on education, culture, experience or so forth. Nevertheless there are 3 steps that will lead us to hold habits in autopilot in your life. Step 1: Learn something new, at first it seems … Continue reading Ep. 009 Kiss Old Habits Goodbye


Business Process for Solopreneur

Ep. 008 Growth Happens With Change



Jamara Wilson, CEO & Business Process Analyst Jamara Wilson is the CEO and President of Tuxedo Impressions LLC™. A company that helps small businesses establish efficiency through automation and organized systems. She has held numerous leadership roles in the community and enjoys supporting organizations who have a hands on approach in improving society. She explains … Continue reading Ep. 008 Growth Happens With Change


Overcoming fear -no fear concept

Ep. 007 Overcoming Fear



Dr. Charlene Rousseau, President at Envisionary Development Consulting What is your favorite book? My favorite books are fiction, Pride and Prejudice and non-fiction, Success through a Positive Mental Attitude. What is your motto? Motto: Live to empower the success of others. Nothing gives me greater joy because through empowering others, they don’t realize how much they … Continue reading Ep. 007 Overcoming Fear


diamonds in the mud

Ep. 006 Diamonds and Pearls Can Be Found In The Mud



Dr. Gail Hayes, When looking for an internationally recognized communicator who ignites the atmosphere with contagious enthusiasm and a passion for purpose, you have but to look directly at Gail Hayes or Dr.Gail, as others affectionately call her. Dr. Gail is an executive leadership coach and has served as a contributor for Hufffington Post, Essence … Continue reading Ep. 006 Diamonds and Pearls Can Be Found In The Mud


Money Mindset

Ep. 005 Money Mindset



Adam Dudley, Business Coach, Author Adam Dudley is the author of Clarity for Solos and a mentor, coach, and champion for solo and small business owners. He helps them to create high-performing businesses that empower their life’s work and liberates them to live as they choose. Money Mindset Human beings in our modern society seem … Continue reading Ep. 005 Money Mindset


Ep. 004 Change Through Grief And Hardship



Maureen Bridget Rabotin, Certified Global Executive Coach Founding director of Effective Global Leadership, Inc., Maureen is a StrengthsFinder © certified Global Executive Coach, an Intercultural Leadership Development Consultant and keynote speaker.  Author of Culture Savvy – working and collaborating across the globe (ASTD 2011) and co-author of  The World Book of Values (2013),  she accompanies … Continue reading Ep. 004 Change Through Grief And Hardship


Personal Branding For Executives

Ep. 003 Be Cognizant Of Your Brand



Diane Diaz, Brand Strategist Diane is a self-proclaimed brand geek and 360Reach Certified Personal Brand Strategist. She uses her two decades of combined branding and teaching experience to teach executives, professionals, and entrepreneurs to unleash the power of their personal brands so they can be rock stars in their businesses. Be Cognizant Of Your Personal … Continue reading Ep. 003 Be Cognizant Of Your Brand


Transform Negative Energy Into Positive Energy

Ep. 001 Transform Negative Energy



I am usually very optimistic, detached and poised. But on July 14th, on Bastille day, equivalent to the American 4th of July my country was attacked again. Fear for my family and then anger totally overwhelmed me. I don’t want to blame anyone, not even those perpetrators who certainly are either mentally challenged or who … Continue reading Ep. 001 Transform Negative Energy