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It took a dark night of the soul for Shelley Paxton to realize her corporate job was no longer serving her. A suicide attempt after a painful divorce made her realize she had to make changes. That’s when she became the Chief Soul Officer of her life. This week on The SimplyBe. Podcast, she talks to Jessica about her journey.

Shelley Paxton wore her job as Chief Marketing Officer of Harley Davidson as a badge of honor. But after a painful divorce and increasing disenchantment with the corporate life, she faced a challenging awakening that would change her life forever.

This week on The SimplyBe. Podcast, Shelley is talking to Jessica about her new passion: liberating souls through her website Soulbbatical. She also has an amazing new book of the same name. Jessica and Shelley talk about being the Chief Soul Officer of your own life and why authenticity is the greatest act of rebellion. Tune in and get inspired!

In this episode of The SimplyBe. Podcast:

  • [03:17] – How to Stay Relevant Online and Stabilize Your Business

  • [04:52] – Win a free one-on-one coaching session with Jessica

  • [09:39] – Who is Shelley Paxton?

  • [11:50] – Excerpt fromSoulbbatical

  • [14:13] – “Getting Woke”

  • [21:22] – Walking away from it all

  • [26:15] – Busting through the Brules

  • [32:04] – Chief Soul Officer

  • [36:25] – Getting a book deal

  • [45:12] – Coaching rebel leaders

  • [48:05] – The SOUL framework

  • [52:40] – Equine integrative coaching

  • [55:16] – What does SimplyBe mean to Shelley?

  • [57:35] – “4 Myths About Finding Your Life’s Purpose”

More about this episode's Guest:

Shelley Paxton is a corporate refugee turned author, speaker, and transformational coach. She spent 26 years as a highly regarded marketing and advertising executive stewarding some of the world’s most iconic brands, including Harley-Davidson, Visa, McDonald’s, and AOL. In 2016, she left the corporate world to become Chief Soul Officer of her life and, ultimately, her own company. Shelley launched Soulbbatical with the mission to liberate the souls of leaders and organizations by inspiring them to realize their greatest purpose, possibility, and impact in the world. Her first book, Soulbbatical: A Corporate Rebel’s Guide To Finding Your Best Life, is out now.

This show is produced by Soulfire Productions


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