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.

YBB028: Jenn Scalia on ‘Rock Bottom’ to Online Biz Rockstar

Gwen Elliot, March 24, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Visibility Strategist and Online Biz Coach Jenn Scalia! You are going to LOVE today’s episode if you are ready for your big break. Jenn Scalia is a visibility strategist and online biz coach who helps thousands of women (and men) get their big break in business.  Jenn shares that the ONE […]

YBB027: Giovanni Marsico on the Archangels, Serendipity and his Big Break(s)

Gwen Elliot, March 17, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes ‘Curator of Superheroes’ and Founder of the Archangel Movement, Giovanni Marsico! I’d like to start by thanking Giovanni for helping me breakthrough this year. In January, he gave me the opportunity to attend his flagship event the ‘Archangel Academy’ and it truly cracked me open in the best possible way. To […]

YBB026: Alex Echols on Hollywood, Big Breaks, and Best-Sellers

Gwen Elliot, March 9, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Best-Selling Author, Speaker and Mentor for Millennial Entrepreneurs, Alex Echols! I had the privilege of meeting Alex in perhaps the coolest place in the gahdamn world. We met in Bali at an amazing event called Awesomenessfest (now Afest) a few years ago. We’ve kept in touch and I’ve watched some […]

YBB025: Lisa Greig on Bringing a ‘Morbid’ Topic to Mainstream Media in an Uplifting Way

Gwen Elliot, March 3, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Social Worker, TEDx Speaker and Founder of Silver Linings Events, Lisa Greig! Today’s podcast guest, Lisa Greig, loves to talk about the thing that scares us the most: death. Though, she’s bringing the topic of death to the mainstream in an accessible and uplifting way. Lisa is a social worker, […]

YBB024: Kim ‘Kimmay’ Caldwell on Lingerie, Live Television and O Magazine

Gwen Elliot, February 25, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Lingerie Expert, Media Entrepreneur and Founder of Hurray Media, Kimmay Caldwell! Today’s fabulous guest Kim ‘Kimmay’ Caldwell will help you feel more confident by teaching you the importance of wearing lingerie that fits you like a glove (for everyday and on-camera)! Kimmay is a lingerie expert and media entrepreneur. I […]

YBB023: Tanya Geisler Helps You Breakthrough the Imposter Complex

Gwen Elliot, February 18, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Leadership Coach, TEDx Speaker & Expert on The Imposter Complex Tanya Geisler! Getting your big break can have a dark side. When you get to that next level of success in your business or your life, at some point your mind may think, ‘Who am I to be this succesful? Who […]

YBB022: Alexis Bennett (InStyle Beauty Reporter) on Her Journey to Working in Mainstream Media

Gwen Elliot, February 10, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes InStyle Beauty Reporter Alexis Bennett! You’re going to LOVE this episode with Alexis Bennett (okay…I’m a bit biased). Alexis is a beauty reporter at InStyle where she writes about beauty trends, interviews celebs, and profiles beauty startups. In today’s episode she shares her inspiring journey (and big break experience) of […]

YBB021: Katie Zeppieri shares How to Get Mainstream Media Coverage for Your Movement

Gwen Elliot, February 4, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Author, TED Speaker and Creator of GIRL TALK, Katie Zeppieri! When you’ve figured out what you’re passionate about and know that your message can help your audience – you naturally want to share it. Media is an incredible tool to help you amplify your message. Today’s podcast guest, Katie Zeppieri […]

YBB020: John Lee Dumas Shares His First Big Break and His New Book

Gwen Elliot, January 28, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Creator of and Six months ago, I was freaking out. I had decided to pitch John Lee Dumas (host of Entrepreneur on Fire) to be on his daily podcast show. I did not truly feel ready, but I went for it and alas (and huzzah)… he said YES. John […]

YBB019: Altrichia Cook on Building Your Brand Fast with Mainstream Media

Gwen Elliot, January 21, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Founder of Allusions by A. Lekay, Altrichia Cook I am SOOOO excited for you to listen to Altrichia’s story and learn from her exciting trajectory. I met Altrichia in the most glamorous way. We met on set in NYC for a Cosmopolitan video shoot – and I was so inspired by […]