Success is earned not born. Every successful person has embarked on a journey that has gotten them where they are today.
Listen and learn how successful individuals have broken through their fears, connected to their true selves and become who they Really are. Each episode will be an Authentic, Informative and Fun conversation where you will be inspired to begin creating the life you’ve always imagined.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 1: SLOW DOWN! IT’S A JOURNEY NOT A RACE.
Featuring Marin McCue, author, speaker and coach who shares her journey to finding joy in her life.
Marin has created a coaching practice that teaches people to slow down (thoughts, movements, brain waves and breath), retrain their brain and tap into the innate healer within. In this episode Marin shares why in our fast past, ego centric world why it is so important to slow down in order to find your joy.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 2: HOW TO FIND YOUR JOY AND GET WHAT YOU REALLY WANT.
Featuring Vladimir Francois, Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Investor, and Engineer.
Vladimir knows first hand that life is a journey and joy is a choice. Vladimir teaches the ultimate formula for success to any person who aspires to have a meaningful life. He shares his secrets and tools that will help anyone who is seeking a joyful and meaningful life.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 3: HOW TO STAY IN THE JOY!
Featuring Nicole Barnes, Holistic Nutritionist, Fitness Guru and Super Mamma.
When you become open and vulnerable enough to tell your story to others, you let walls down and let love in, that is when you know that something beautiful is going to happen. This episode explores Nicole’s journey through grief and loss and how she navigated through it all to find and stay in her joy.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 4: CULTIVATING A LIFE OF LAUGHTER, JOY, PURPOSE AND PLAY.
Featuring Hafiz Mitha, connector, speaker, CEO/founder of PLAYCITY App, and all round sports enthusiast.
Hafiz knows the value of hard work. He was raised in Calgary after his parents arrived from East Africa in the late 1970’s. Although Hafiz always thought his career path would take him to practice law, his journey somehow has been different. Hafiz has had many entrepreneurial adventures but recently decided to create an app that would bring adventures, physical activity and connection into other people’s lives. In this episode Hafiz shares some of his stories of his life as an entrepreneur and what brings him the most joy!
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 5: HOW TO GET OUT OF YOUR MIND AND START LIVING A LIFE OF JOY.
Featuring Claudia Velandia, Author, Engineer and Conscious Leadership Coach.
Claudia, a very conscious and spiritual leader has helped many people through leadership coaching. She coaches people of how to discover their highest potential and begin choosing their best life but this hasn’t always been Claudia’s trajectory. In this episode Claudia takes us through her journey of pain, over thinking, self-destruction and living on auto-pilot to how she now consciously chooses to live her best life.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 6: From Defeated and Depressed to 3X World Champion.
After entering the workforce and landing herself a nice corporate job Miryah found herself searching for more. Overweight and unmotivated. She wasn’t going to live like that and decided she needed to do something about it. With her strong grit, passion, commitment and compelling spirit Miryah went on to become a three time world fitness champion. She was on the cover of multiple sought after fitness magazines and was literally on top of the world. In this episode, Miryah shares why she walked away from all of that and why she is now motivated to help others to find joy in their lives.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 7: Believing in the Power of Yes in Life and in Business
Episode 7 with special guest Tanya Wttewall, mortgage agent, mother, wife, unconventional artist, squash player and real business women. In this episode, Tanya shares about her tagline “Believe in the power of yes” and shares how she lives a joyful and balanced life. Tanya is very knowledgeable and passionate about real estate and is a conscious and heartfelt business women. Tanya gives invaluable advice about investing, shares how business is about more than just the “hustle” and explains why she gives back a portion of her commission to multiple charitable organizations.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 8: From Lost to Living a Luscious Life
Selin Bilgin, B.A, C.H.N., is the founder of Luscious Living: Where
personal growth meets wellness. She is a dynamic public speaker, a
workshop facilitator, and a certified holistic nutrition consultant.
She believes that lasting change, and most importantly, radiance, and vitality comes from a growth mindset, inner alignment, and a wellness-centered lifestyle.
In this episode, Selin speaks about her journey of being lost and not knowing who she was, battling an eating disorder – bulimia nervousa, her challenge with exercise anxiety, chronic acne, and hormone imbalance. After experiencing all of this Selin shares how she learned how to love herself and shift the trajectory of her life to now be all about balance and living a luscious life.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 9: My Story - Why I Created the Journey to Joy Podcast
In this episode I share my story of living a life as a people pleasing, perfectionist. Living only to check off boxes which eventually led me to burnout, depression, chronic fatigue syndrome and deep unfulfillment. I share the details of my journey and how one day I woke and began seeking joy and why I created this podcast.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 10: Overcoming Sickness and Finding Joy in Self Directed Health Care
What would you do if your spouse was seriously ill?
In this episode, Scott Mandcuck and I chat about his 10 year journey trying to find a solution to his wife’s sicknesses including chronic inflammation, horrific tooth aches and migraine head aches.
Scott shares how he navigated through almost every health care practitioner under the sun trying to find a cure. Through all the knowledge he acquired through the past 10 years using essential oils, him and his family now find joy helping others find their way through self directed health care.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 11: Where East Meets West; An Alternative Approach to Healing
Episode 11 featuring Amisha Morjaria. In this episode Amisha shares about her own personal healing journey. With a background in health care as a Pharmacist, Amisha had the foundation and knowledge of Western Medicine. During her healing journey she found many alternative healing modalities that she used to find her way back to good health. Now she combines both to help others find optimal health and wellness.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 12: How to Get Out of Debt and Change Your Relationship with Money
A lot of people don’t talk about money, but the truth is you can not experience joy if you don’t have a good relationship with money. In this episode Alisha Mawji of altruWisdom speaks about how to change your relationship with money. She gives tips on getting out a debt and will prepare you on how to ask the right questions when making financial and life decisions.
Alisha and altruWisdom want to raise the benchmark of financial knowledge of Canadians and do not recommend products nor provide investment advice.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 13: Bring the Joy
Episode 14 with Jessica Janzen author, sought-after speaker, and founder of the Love for Lewiston Foundation. She is proud mama of three beautiful babes (one who is in heaven).
In this episode Jessica shares her experience in the following those nudges of her heart to find true and lasting joy.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 14: How to Change the Trajectory of your Life and your Career
In this episode Shakti Sanja speaks about her journey and tells the story of what it was like to have her dream job as top brand strategist for a large corporate marketing firm. She reveals why she left that job to become a entrepreneur. Sanja is now the creator of Shakti Brand, Podcaster, Certified Coach, Author and Astrologist. She believes that life is meant to be lived on purpose and she teaches people how to uncover their unique talents and gifts to fulfill their destiny.
Journey to Joy Podcast Episode 15:
In this episode Sandi Knox shares her journey of how she went from experiencing multiple tragic events in her life to being awarded Canada’s Top Trainer. Sandi shares how these events shaped her into who she is today and how she never would have become a top trainer, met her soulmate, found her passion and opened a business if these tragic event did not occur. Sandi’s story is a perfect example of how strong people have rarely had an easy past. Thankfully Sandi chose to overcome the challenges she faced and set out on a journey to create her best life.
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In this episode Ian Knight explains how to achieve optimal health everyday. From a competitive College Football Athlete to running three businesses Ian has learned a thing or two about discipline and sticking to a routine. Ian shares how discipline and knowing WHY you are doing something is all you need to achieve your largest goals.
Ian’s mission is to create wealth through health and helps other’s achieve their optimal health everyday.
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Naomi Keane is a rock star in business and is always giving back to her community. She has been teaching fitness for over 19 years and has definitely mastered her craft. In this episode Naomi talks about how to master your craft, feel amazing, and enjoy the journey.
Naomi now owns multiple businesses and stands for a life that incorporates daily routine, movement, self-growth, and passion.
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In this episode Jon & Julie Stockdale talk about success, what it means to be successful and how their small daily actions lead to success in business, relationships, wellness and wealth.
Jon and Julie share how they built multiple businesses from the ground up and share their wisdom they acquired along the way.