YBB017: Sharon Stokes – Get Your Big Break in 2016 and Make it The Year of YOU!

Gwen Elliot, January 7, 2016

Your Big Break Podcast welcomes Life Fulfillment Coach, and Former Lifestyle TV Producer Sharon Stokes!

2016 is the year of the BIG BREAK and I can’t think of a better way to kick off the year than having Sharon Stokes share her story. Sharon had teh ultimate big break moment at the end of 2015 when she left her career as a television producer to pursue being a life coach full-time (she studiend at  The Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching).  She has also worked as a coach at Matthew Hussey’s 5 day Lifestyle Retreats, where she helped transform the lives of countless women and been voted as one of the top trainers.  Sharon is also a Certified Fitness Instructor, currently teaching BodyJam and Jillian Michaels’ BodyShred program.  As a TV producer, Sharon worked in the media for over 10 years as a Segment Producer for Entertainment and Lifestyle TV. Through her media career she has had the opportunity to interview A-list celebrities and coach lifestyle experts to peak performance levels for television.


In this episode you’ll learn:

How Sharon started on her path working in the TV world

How Sharon got her first job in the TV world

What does a segment producer do? Sharon breaks down the different types of producers (field producer, segment producer, executive producer)

How did you teach entrepreneurs how to ace their TV segment interview? (You have to be able to DO and SPEAK at the same time)

Where would you find people to be on the TV show?

The #1 thing a producer looks for when considering you to be on their show

Tips to ROCK your on camera interview.

How Sharon got connected with Dating and Relationship coach, Matthew Hussey (and started teaching at his retreats)

What is was like to launch her website (with her name)?

Sharon’s advice to ‘lil’ Sharon’

Advice to you to live a fulfilling life in 2016.

Why you should work out! (Sharon’s a BodyJam and Jillian Michael’s BodyShred Instructor)

How Sharon and I met (at a BodyJam class)! Going to the gym can help you get more friends ;)

Resources, recommendations and fun:

#TheYearOfMe Online Coaching Program (3 modules, $97.00…GO FOR IT!)

A snapshot of the BodyJam class Sharon teaches:

How to Connect with Sharon Online and on Social Media:

Websites: www.sharonstokes.ca

YouTube| Twitter | Instagram

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