Be Freaking Awesome Podcast

Be Freaking Awesome Podcast

Living a freaking awesome life is achievable for everyone. Angela Belford and her daughter, Sami Kinnison, join together to provide practical applications to level up your success, business, and life, in a freaking awesome way.

EP92 Frighteningly Good Family Business

OCTOBER 31, 2023 | EPISODE 92

Imagine the unique challenges of running a family business. In this episode, we explore the intricate interplay of family dynamics within the business world, a realm where more than 70% of American enterprises operate.

We share our stories of success and adversity, the highs and lows, as we balance the demands of business with the bonds of family. Building a thriving business is challenging in itself, and when you factor in family relationships, it becomes a distinct set of challenges.

We delve into the complexities of this dynamic, discussing the resilience required to navigate the sometimes murky waters of familial involvement in business. We examine how personal growth can lead to more positive interactions and how parenting styles shape decision-making in the business context.

Our discussion includes valuable insights into family communication, conflict resolution, and the importance of caring for family members on both personal and professional levels. Discover constructive ways to address disagreements and explore the transformative potential of running a family business.

Join us for an enlightening journey that will expand your understanding of family businesses and offer valuable insights applicable to any workplace. Tune in and embark on this insightful exploration with us.

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EP106 Fun February: Making Fun a Habit with Mike Rucker

EP106 Fun February: Making Fun a Habit with Mike Rucker

In this episode, Sami and Angela talk with Mike Rucker about the shift from pursuing happiness to cultivating a fun habit. They talk with Mike about his book The Fun Habit: How the Pursuit of Joy and Wonder Can Change Your Life where they talk about the benefits of creating fun habits. They explore the importance of emotional resilience. They also emphasize the need to feel and express emotions and the benefits of making a habit of fun.

EP105 Fun February: Training and Play with Rebecca P. Murray

EP105 Fun February: Training and Play with Rebecca P. Murray

In this episode, we continue our series on fun and explore the importance of incorporating fun and laughter into communication training. We are joined by Rebecca P. Murray, who shares her insights on making training engaging and entertaining. The conversation covers topics such as the relationship between doubt and fear, the order of courage and confidence, and the power of laughter in overcoming shame and fear. We also discuss the impact of laughter on personal growth and offer advice on creating a safe and enjoyable environment for others. Overall, the episode emphasizes the importance of incorporating fun and laughter into various aspects of life to promote growth and well-being.