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Good Girls Get Rich Podcast

Jun 5, 2023

This week’s episode of Good Girls Get Rich is brought to you by Uplevel Media CEO and LinkedIn expert, Karen Yankovich. In this episode, guest Maria Fontana and Karen Yankovich discuss championing holistic change in entrepreneurship.

Maria Fontana is a #1 International Best Selling Author, 20+ year Entrepreneur, Educator, Real Estate Investor and leading High Performance Coach who works with Extraordinary Professionals helping them create more success with less stress. She helps them get utter clarity and create a game plan so that they can grow personally and professionally with Aligned Energy, Positive Mindsets, Emotional Intelligence and Intuition. She has spent 3 decades as an entrepreneur and educator mentoring, coaching, teaching, inspiring and motivating thousands of people around the world. Her practical, no-nonsense advice and proven business strategies provide tangible results and major positive shifts for her global clients. Her Intuitive emotional intelligence has a powerful impact bringing forth clarity and abundance.


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About the Episode:

In this powerful and highly engaging episode, Karen Yankovich sits down with Maria Fontana, a serial entrepreneur and transformation coach, to delve into an enlightening conversation about inner growth, the journey to entrepreneurship, and the power of mindset. Maria's insights, stories, and tips serve as a roadmap for listeners, helping them break through barriers and achieve their goals.

The episode kicks off with Maria sharing her interesting career path, starting as a hairdresser, owning a spa, and ultimately becoming a transformation coach and successful entrepreneur. The importance of education and continually learning to adapt and innovate in business is emphasized. Maria's spirit of resilience and her willingness to embrace change comes through strongly, providing inspiration for listeners who may be navigating their own career transitions.

Maria's deep connection to her Italian roots plays a significant role in her personal and professional life. She discusses her passion for embracing her heritage, including the decision to launch a business in Italy, thereby integrating her personal interests with her entrepreneurial endeavors.

The conversation takes a deeper turn as Maria shares about her life-changing weight loss journey. She recounts the transformation she experienced, both physically and emotionally, and the impact this had on her mindset and self-worth. She emphasizes the importance of self-care, not just physically, but also mentally and emotionally, which resonates strongly in today's fast-paced, often stress-laden world.

One of the key highlights of the discussion revolves around the concept of "not feeling good enough" and the repercussions it has on individuals, especially women. Maria's candid sharing of her experiences and insights into this universal issue brings to light the profound transformations her clients undergo as they overcome this deep-rooted insecurity.

Maria's passion for her work shines through as she discusses the holistic approach she adopts with her clients, helping them shift their habits, the way they talk to themselves, and their overall mindset. This includes her work with high-level executives, demonstrating the universality of these issues and the potential for change.

The episode also delves into the importance of community, mentorship, and support networks in personal and professional development. Both Karen and Maria underscore the value of having mentors and being part of supportive networks that inspire and encourage growth.

In an authentic and down-to-earth style, Maria reveals how she extended her network to an international level, embracing her bilingual skills and utilizing video content to reach out to potential clients, specifically in Italy. She shares her strategy of aligning her energy with her desired outcomes and emphasizes the importance of doing the inner work necessary to eliminate obstacles and manifest one's vision.

For listeners interested in working with Maria or learning more about her services, Maria invites them to book a call with her and follow her across social media platforms. She also shares about her four published books and her podcast, the Maria Fontana show.

The episode concludes on a high note, with Maria reminding listeners that self-worth lies in the soul and wealth is a state of mind. The key takeaway is to focus on what's truly important and work towards creating joy, wealth, and abundance. As a powerful testament to the potential of inner growth and entrepreneurship, this episode serves as a guide and inspiration for listeners on their journey to personal and professional success.


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Magical Quotes from the Episode:

  1. "No matter what field you're in, your career is about more than your professional skills - it's about your personal growth journey." - Maria Fontana
  2. "The key to becoming a successful entrepreneur lies within each of us, in our self-worth and how we perceive ourselves." - Maria Fontana
  3. "We can change our businesses, our lives, and the world by bringing holistic approaches to our everyday lives." - Maria Fontana
  4. "Never underestimate the power of your heritage and how it can shape and propel your entrepreneurial journey." - Maria Fontana
  5. "Self-care isn't a luxury; it's a critical component of a sustainable and successful career." - Maria Fontana


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