Make It Real Podcast

Make It Real Podcast Trisha Lewis Small Business Advice

Subscribe and review!

Find Make it Real here:

What listeners are saying

A supportive, fun and ’real-talk’ companion for small business owners who want to build their business without feeling squashed by the shoulds.
Find you, be you and let them see you. Real conversations with thought-provokers and tactic sharers.

A business podcast with no airs and graces and plenty of heart and soul. Funny, honest and real. Interviewing some of the great and the good independent business owners who stand out through their content and the communities they build. Recommended for anyone looking to do the same – not through cheats and shortcuts but through the creation of an authentic presence. Two normal human beings having a chat and sharing brilliant stories and valuable and applicable lessons.

Latest 4 Episodes of The Make It Real Podcast

#126-Breaking habits that don’t help

Short and Sweet Episodes – practical tips.

Are you doing things out of habit, rather than making your heart sing? Are you being true to your authentic self and embracing your unique perspective or stuck in the ‘should traps’.  Nothing wrong with habits and routines – but sometimes they need a shake up. Why are you doing what you’re doing?  

5-minutes 3 steps – on the why, what and how of breaking habits and aiming for more heart singing!

More about ‘Self Squashing’ and links to my book (The Mystery of the Squashed Self) and TEDx Talk (Beware the Self Squashing Prophecy) HERE

#125 – How to interrupt nicely

Short episodes for the Sunny Summer!

How do you stop someone rambling off topic in a meeting without sounding rude? Do you sometimes feel you have lost any control of a conversation or meeting and you are not getting your questions answered or ideas heard? Does this begin to erode your confidence?

You don’t have to be agressive to be assertive.  You just need some tactics in your communication toolkit.

This episode gives 3 practical techniques you can use to interrupt nicely and take back control!

5 minutes – 3 Steps.  This is part of a series of shorter episodes.  The interviews will return in the Autumn and be alternated with the short format episodes.  

More about ‘Self Squashing’ and links to my book (The Mystery of the Squashed Self) and TEDx Talk (Beware the Self Squashing Prophecy) HERE

#124 – Giving and Receiving Compliments

Short episodes for the Sunny Summer!

To give and receive compliments without feeling awkward takes practice. The advantages of compliments is they create connection and often trigger more conversation. It’s more than a social skill. 3 Steps in 5 minutes to help you feel less self-conscious about giving and receiving compliments.

More about ‘Self Squashing’ and links to my book (The Mystery of the Squashed Self) and TEDx Talk (Beware the Self Squashing Prophecy) HERE

Make it Real Perspective Unique Perspective

#123 – What’s Your Unique Perspective?

Short episodes for the Sunny Summer!

Stop feeling bland and start owning your unique perspective. 5 mins 3 steps. Show up and share your inisghts, questions and unique vibe and stop falling into the comparisonitis and ‘should’ traps.  This short and sweet episode shares 3 very practical tips – and they come from experience.

More about ‘Self Squashing’ and links to my book (The Mystery of the Squashed Self) and TEDx Talk (Beware the Self Squashing Prophecy) HERE

Rummage through all episodes on Podbean Player