I’m excited to be profiled in Business Info Guide: Inspired Resources For Entrepreneurs, for my work in How The Fierce Handle Fear. I talk about how my participation in the book came to be and more general information about my business and non-business pursuits, such as stand-up:
What is your book about?
How the Fierce Handle Fear; Secrets To Succeeding In Challenging Times features 22 essays on fear, including works by Donald Trump, Jack Canfield, Pamela Slim, and SixFigureStart® co-founder Caroline Ceniza-Levine.
What inspired you to write your book?
My essay is based on 3 blogs I wrote about one of my career changes — in 2000, when I moved from a lucrative corporate career in executive search to be an actor. I always worked and was married and had my first child when I decided to make the change. I wanted to let people know that you can make career transitions under any circumstance.
How did you come to do what you’re doing today?
I got involved in this book project because I had been following the editor’s newsletter on publishing (Sophfronia Scott of Done For You Writing and Publishing). She mentioned this book project on Fear, which I thought was a timely and important subject. She and I had worked for the same media company in the past. So I used that overlap in our backgrounds to cold call her and pitch my idea for participation. She said Yes and I was on my way to my first book!