Jun 11, 2019
"I will dream my life as if I will live to
be one hundred. I will live my life as if this day—the day I wake
up in—is the only one I get."
Episode Summary: Sheri Salata, author of her new memoir, “The Beautiful No”, an
evolution of her 20-year career at The Oprah Winfrey Show, Harpo
Studios and OWN, where she said goodbye to her dream career and
hello to her dream life. In this honest, heart-warming interview,
she shares the story of how she realized that being a successful
professional does not necessarily mean success in all areas of your
life, and how that discovery took her on an ongoing path to become
a trustworthy steward of her life, on her terms.
Some Questions I Ask:
- What was the motivation to write
- What do you mean by “The Beautiful
No”, and how did the title come about?
- You started as a freelancer, what
was the secret to going from a promo producer to being the
executive producer of the Oprah Winfrey Show?
- When you received some no’s that
weren’t so beautiful what kept you going and what advice would you
give to someone facing a similar situation?
- How does one develop the
willingness to accept that all is well at all times? Any practice
that has assisted you?
- Did you wake up one day and decide
you just weren’t happy? Any advice for those that still haven’t
taken action of their own dreams?
- As a leader yourself, what have
you learned about leadership?
In This Episode You Will Learn:
- One spiritual hack to stop feeling
- How to navigate the shift within
yourself to make a change towards happiness.
- The key trait of a great
- The main reason people don’t take
action towards positive change and how to overcome it.
- The definition of true
- How to deal with the desire for
- 3 lessons to pass on to the
children of the world.