Chronic Illness,  Mindset,  Podcast

EP028 An Honest Discussion About Running a Business with Mental Illness with Olivia B Shepherd

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Today Suzanne has some real talk with one of her faves – Life Empowerment Mentor Olivia Shepherd about the challenges of running a business with mental illness and ways to help power through on those days when you just aren’t feeling it.



Olivia B. Shepherd, mother, wife, blogger, and Life Empowerment Mentor! She is also just like you, she suffers from depression, anxiety, and PTSD. Olivia is the founder of AshesToBeauty Mentoring where she does mentoring virtually to meet as many needs as possible! She is passionate about her commitment to empower women who feel lost, scared, depressed, and feel alone! Olivia isn’t just a mentor, she’s also your friend and a great listener when you need to be heard. Join her on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!

Also sign up to be a part of her new group, Unleashing The Mask: Living, Thriving, & Succeeding With Depression

Olivia Shepherd (Life Empowerment Mentor)

Founder: AshesToBeauty Mentoring & Outreach




Suzanne Proksa is a Business Strategist and Coach specializing in client attraction, building an unstoppable mindset, and online marketing.  She helps driven female entrepreneurs with online service and product based businesses become client magnets and marketing ninjas with innovative strategies that get them seen as a leader in their field.

Suzanne is on a mission to help thousands of women take their businesses from fledgling to flourishing with her signature client attraction and marketing systems.  Suzanne’s heartfelt passion is helping women get out of their heads so they can get ahead.

Suzanne has had her hands in business nearly her entire life from when she was a kid selling stuff in her neighborhood to when she was a Featured Seller on Etsy.  Suzanne started her online journey as a Certified Health Coach and Holistic Health Practitioner in 2015 and quickly transitioned to the love of her life – business coaching.

Suzanne’s work has been published in the Huffington Post, Medium, Thrive Global and on her beloved podcasts, Business Mojo and Margaritas where she gets all up in your business in 20 minutes or less and Triumph and Tiaras where she chats with women who have overcome major obstacles.

When Suzanne isn’t loving on her business she is obsessing over dogs, Marvel movies, dancing, friends, country music and anything light pink.

Suzanne can be found all over social media spreading her message of empowerment and elevating women to achieve what they thought they never could.

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