Episode 52 - Entrepreneurship and mental health: be open to the opportunities, with iris goldfeder

In today’s conversation, Mel and her guest, Iris Goldfeder, discuss the intertwining of mental health and entrepreneurship, emphasizing the importance of resilience, self-awareness, and strategic thinking in overcoming challenges. Iris shares her personal journey through significant struggles, including health scares and professional setbacks, and how these experiences led to personal growth and business success. Other highlights include a discussion of strategies for managing negative emotions, the power of manifestation, and the importance of aligning work with personal values and mental health needs.


Other important takeaways include:

  • The importance of resilience in entrepreneurship: 
  • Why and how to manifest and seize opportunities as they arise.  .
  • The connection between good mental health and mindfulness.
  • Why its important to work with clients who align with your business values.
  • Embracing change and growth along the journey of personal and professional growth.

I think the secret is to be open to (the) opportunities…”   ~ Iris Goldfeder


Watch the video version of this episode, where Mel and Iris discuss some specific challenges that business owners in the LGBTQIA+ community face:

Connect with Iris:

On her podcast, GasStoveCreative Presents: The Cookbook


Hey, if you’ve been struggling, go ahead and book a call with me today! Let’s kick that inner critic to the curb together…

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