This week we’re talking to Joanna Walden, author, speaker, and guide. After 15+ years of a successful career working globally in Melbourne, New York, and London, Joanna left the corporate world to pursue her lifelong passion and explore the world of energy, spirit, and consciousness – through some really incredible travel experiences. She’s here to tell us all about it.
We talk about life path and mission – the misstep moments we’ve faced at work, and a lot more. Joanna describes herself as the Bridget Jones archetype in her life as she experiences a “comedy of errors,” and at the top of the episode, Kat and Stefania share some of their more embarrassing work stories, too.
In this episode, we talk to Joanna about:
- The journey of leaving the corporate world to pursue a passion
- Her “comedy of errors” experience – the embarrassing moments we look back on in work and travel – and why it is so important to be able to laugh at ourselves and have a sense of humor about it
- Tactics for living in uncertainty – how we can stay more grounded + advice for moving through fear and taking risks
- Her book “The Inside Hustle” – the story and how she made it happen
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