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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EP99 What to Do When You Fall Off The Wagon

EP99 What to Do When You Fall Off The Wagon

Have you ever caught yourself slipping back into old habits after a period of progress and self-improvement? It happens to the best of us, and that’s why Angela Belford and Sami Kinnison spend some time unpacking the rhythm of personal growth, particularly when faced with the test of holiday family gatherings. Expect a candid discussion about navigating these moments with a blend of vulnerability and compassion, as we shed light on why it’s essential to respond to our own imperfections with the same grace we’d offer a friend in need.

EP97 Reframing Success with Dimple Dhabalia

EP97 Reframing Success with Dimple Dhabalia

Have you ever wondered about the challenging world of humanitarian work and the intricacies it presents? This episode brings you the remarkable insights of Dimple Dabalia, founder of Roots in the Clouds. With a 20-year-long journey in the government and hands-on experience working with asylum-seekers and refugees, Dimple opens up about the harsh reality of vicarious trauma that humanitarians encounter. We dissect the need to redefine success in such taxing fields, referencing her new book coming out in February 2024, “Tell Me My Story,” which promotes the idea of humanitarians caring for their own wellbeing first.