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Heather Wallace

Get Back On That Horse with Heather Wallace | #82 So often we think the dreams we have as little kids can not possibly become reality when we are adults, right? Well, my guest on Episode 82 is about to prove us wrong! Heather Wallace began riding horses at a very young age, but after suffering from […]

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Melissa Commandant

This DIYer Turned A Hobby Into A Business – Meet Mel Did It Herself! | #81 Are you a DIY enthusiast hoping to turn your hobby into a profit? Meet Melissa Commandant, better known as Mel Did It Herself. Mel began her career in social work working in homeless shelters in her community serving others. […]

This DIYer Turned A Hobby Into A Business – Meet Mel Did It Herself! | #81

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Your Career Is Not Your Identity! | Ep #80 Reminder our careers do not define us. If someone asks you to describe yourself and you lead with your job title, then this episode is for you. We are so much more than our careers! In this episode, host and career coach Shannon Russell explains why […]

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Melody Murray

Reality TV Producer Turned Mental Health Therapist with Melody Murray | Ep #79

Reality TV Producer Turned Mental Health Therapist with Melody Murray | Ep #79 Meet Melody Murray, a former Reality Television Producer and Director who decided to leave the entertainment industry to pursue a degree in mental health. Melody joins Shannon Russell on Episode #79 of the Second Act Success Career Podcast to discuss this drastic career transition.  Melody […]

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SUCCESS STORIES

Is It Wise To Go Into Business
With A Friend?

How to Show Up On Social
with Lūssi Skin's Michelle Novello | Ep #56

ADVICE

Brainstorming Career Options
with Teacher Jackie Canterna
| Ep #61

Career Clarity (5 Part Series)

How to Start A Business With Less Overhead Costs

Encore Careers At Any Age

How To Take Strategic Career Breaks | #117

Do You Need A Career Breakthrough? | Ep #118

Career Change- From Medicine To Life Organization | #116

Welcome to the
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We are all about sharing insights and ideas on how to make your next big power move! Be sure to bookmark our blog to catch the latest articles on career changes, trends in the workplace and in mom hood, and even Podcast show notes full of good stuff. 
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Melody Murray

Reality TV Producer Turned Mental Health Therapist with Melody Murray | Ep #79 Meet Melody Murray, a former Reality Television Producer and Director who decided to leave the entertainment industry to pursue a degree in mental health. Melody joins Shannon Russell on Episode #79 of the Second Act Success Career Podcast to discuss this drastic career transition.  Melody […]

Reality TV Producer Turned Mental Health Therapist with Melody Murray | Ep #79

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Nosheen Khan

From Earning 33 Cents To Building a SAS Company with Nosheen Khan | Ep #78 This is a Second Act Success Story you must listen to my friend! Meet Nosheen Khan. Nosheen worked as a senior loan processor and office manager before facing health issues that made her unable to go to work. She was […]

From Earning 33 Cents To Building a SAS Company with Nosheen Khan | Ep #78

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Welcome to the
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Krista Campbell

Build A Business You Love | Ep #77 Have you dreamt of building a business? Are you ready to take your side hustle full time? Do you have a small business you want to grow? Shannon sits down with Busienss Coach Krista Campbell to talk strategies to turn your idea into a business built for […]

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Rebecca Linney, Author of The Growing Bed

Turn Something Personal Into Profit | Ep #76

​​Turn Something Personal Into Profit | Ep #76 Have you thought about turning something personal into profit? Rebecca Linney ran a business with her husband full time, yet after having her son she made an interesting pivot. Rebecca noticed that her son was not sleeping in his own bed and it was quite a struggle […]

FEatured Post:

READ THE POST

SUCCESS STORIES

Is It Wise To Go Into Business
With A Friend?

How to Show Up On Social
with Lūssi Skin's Michelle Novello | Ep #56

ADVICE

Brainstorming Career Options
with Teacher Jackie Canterna
| Ep #61

Career Clarity (5 Part Series)

How to Start A Business With Less Overhead Costs

Encore Careers At Any Age

How To Take Strategic Career Breaks | #117

Do You Need A Career Breakthrough? | Ep #118

Career Change- From Medicine To Life Organization | #116

Welcome to the
Second Act Success Blog

We are all about sharing insights and ideas on how to make your next big power move! Be sure to bookmark our blog to catch the latest articles on career changes, trends in the workplace and in mom hood, and even Podcast show notes full of good stuff. 
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Rebecca Linney, Author of The Growing Bed

​​Turn Something Personal Into Profit | Ep #76 Have you thought about turning something personal into profit? Rebecca Linney ran a business with her husband full time, yet after having her son she made an interesting pivot. Rebecca noticed that her son was not sleeping in his own bed and it was quite a struggle […]

Turn Something Personal Into Profit | Ep #76

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Welcome to the
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How To Quit Your Job Without Burning A Bridge | Ep #75

​​How to Quit A Job Without Burning A Bridge | Ep #75 Trying to leave a job, no matter what the circumstances, can be an emotional decision. You may be ready for a career change, but you don’t want to to disappoint your coworkers or your family/friends. Your office may be a toxic workplace where […]

How to Quit A Job Without Burning A Bridge | Ep #75

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Welcome to the
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Beate Chelette on Second Act Success

​​Overcome Debt, Sell Your Business To Bill Gates, and Become a Millionaire Businesswoman with Beate Chelette | Ep #74 “I will not drown in a puddle.” Beate Chelette has experienced more than her fair share of obstacles- immigrating from German, divorce, debt, betrayal, lawsuits, loss of a parent, being a single mom, etc. Beate began […]

Overcome Debt, Sell Your Business To Bill Gates, and Become a Millionaire Businesswoman with Beate Chelette | Ep #74

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