Adventures in Media!

Behind the Scenes Tips and Strategies to Help You Step Into the Media Spotlight.

Welcome to my adventures in creating media and my advice on how to get your brand/biz featured in the media.

Following the Fun (In Business and In Life)

Gwen Elliot, August 27, 2016

Happy Saturday :-) I’m currently travelling for my FIRST EVER trip dedicated to having fun (in Italy of all places). I’ll be honest: it’s been interesting (ahem…concerning) to see how many times I’ve had to remind myself to simply enjoy the experience and not think about work or ‘what’s next?’ Luckily, I’ve been eating pizza […]

The Fun of Unlearning…Everything.

Gwen Elliot, August 22, 2016

When I first started my media biz (as a side hustle) I attempted to follow every successful online entrepreneur to try to figure out how they made it. Figuring that they had all the answers, I did what they did (which was incredibly hard as a one-woman team). I literally tried to start everything at […]

My ‘Big Break’ from ‘Your Big Break’

Gwen Elliot, August 2, 2016

Apparently, it has been a self-fulfilling prophecy…and it all happened so quickly. I have officially decided to evolve the concept of the weekly podcast called ‘Your Big Break’ and am in the works in creating a live show focused on fun! (Seriously). Thank you to everyone who has listened, supported, shared their time to be […]

Jessica Nazarali on Big Breaks, Big Wins and being an ‘It Girl’

Gwen Elliot, July 22, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Jessica Nazarali! It’s always fun to connect with someone totally new on the show! I was so excited to receive a winning pitch from Business and Success coach Jessica Nazarali who is the Founder of It Girl Academy and the It Girl Foundation. She has grown her business exponentially (making […]

Connor Beaton on the ManTalks Movement, TEDx, and the Power of Community

Victoria Klein, July 14, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Connor Beaton! Wooohoo! Connor Beaton is on the show today! Connor is the Founder of ManTalks: a space for the modern man to evolve through authenticity, community, purpose and accountability. Connor has a unique background ranging from singing Opera to working for one of the biggest technology companies in the […]

Nicholas Montgomery on Building a Global Brand, A-List Celebrities, and ‘Dreamy Trudeau’

Gwen Elliot, July 7, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Nicholas Montgomery! Nicholas Montgomery is the founder of Shelfies, a global brand with the mission to make you smile with their clothing and merchandise. Well hot damn, it’s working, as his company have shipped 50,000 orders from Kosovo to Uganda and his company has been featured in GQ, Buzzfeed, Complex, […]

Meghan Telpner on Building her Culinary Empire, Rocking the Media and Vintage Kaftans

Gwen Elliot, June 30, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Meghan Telpner! I like to joke that speaking to Meghan Telpner is like talking to a rainbow. You are in awe of the energy, vibrancy and fun. Oh and the pot of gold is her teachings on how to live your healthiest life through undieting. She’s also an entrepreneurial rock-star. […]

Layla Saad on Going Viral, Thought Leadership, and Trailblazing via the Middle East

Gwen Elliot, June 23, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Layla Saad! Layla Saad lived an experience that you may either REALLY want or TRULY dread: going viral. When content you create ‘goes viral’ it uncontrollably gets shared and you suddenly have hundreds, thousands or millions of eyes on your work. Layla is a Women’s Leadership & Business Coach, and […]

Diana House on Tiny Devotions, Powerful Collaborations and Having More Fun

Gwen Elliot, June 16, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Diana House! Many moons ago at Marie Forleo’s Rich Happy and Hot event I met an incredible entrepreneur (and total jet-company owning baller) named Diana House. At the time, Diana was a couple of years into her startup, Tiny Devotions (which is now on it’s way to becoming an 8-figure […]

Ruby Fremon on Big Breaks, Breakdowns and Embodying Freedom and Love

Gwen Elliot, June 9, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Ruby Fremon! Ruby Fremon is a coach, catalyst, and ignitor of all of your wildest dreams. She is the kinda gal who helps you get unstuck and say f*ck yes to being alive. Seriously. Listen to her for 10 minutes (or the whole episode) ;) and you’ll be deeply inspired […]