What would your life be like if it didn't feel like an endless list of tasks and responsibilities but a vibrant tapestry of purpose and happiness?

 Imagine crafting a life (including your work) where every moment is a brushstroke contributing to the masterpiece of your existence. This comes from discovering your personal roadmap—a guiding light that reveals your true purpose, anchoring you to authenticity and steering you towards a life uniquely yours. In this week's episode, join Kim and Louise as they welcome Dr. Alexandra McDermott to the conversation. 

Dr. McDermott ("Ali") is an award-winning Global Leader, International Book Publisher, and Motivational Coach most recently known for her work “Reframing Despair: Going from Stuck to Unstoppable.” 

Listen in and learn how to begin to build a blueprint not just to navigate crises but to emerge resilient and joyful in your own life and career. 

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Show Highlights

  • 0:00 Welcome and Hellos
  • 0:45 Our Wins the week
  • 4:05 Who is Dr. Alexandra McDermott
  • 5:26 How to Start a New Life
  • 8:25 The Secret to Finding Your Purpose
  • 18:23 Is it ok to Go Off Script
  • 13:37 The Search for Happiness and Joy
  • 25:43 Understanding Who Is Your Audience?
  • 26:16 What are the Keys to Growth?
  • 32:31 How to Design your Own Life?
  • 38:23 How to Cultivate Trust and Search for Your Purpose
  • 47:33 Continue the Conversation with your special invitation to the Inspireize Network