This is a transcription of the Launch Yourself Today podcast interview with Rachel Pederson (aka The Queen of Social Media), the founder and CMO of the award-winning social media marketing agency The Viral Touch as well as the founder and CEO of Social Media United, a leading online university for those aspiring to become successful social media managers and strategists. Her students have each had their own tremendous success, securing clients, growing their skills, and leaving their 9–5s.

Rachel is a top social media marketer and consultant, worldwide viral sensation, leading authority on story-telling through social media and Facebook ads. Rachel’s journey began in 2016 while working in her 9–5 (actually, it was an 8–5) day job. Within 6 months she replaced her income and built a clientele that she loved working with. …


This is a transcription of the Launch Yourself Today podcast interview with Carin Rockind, a leading expert on life purpose, women’s thriving and positive psychology, the science of human flourishing. She is the creator of PurposeGirl; a movement to empower purpose driven living and the founder of Women’s Global Happiness Day, the first-ever worldwide initiative to eradicate the women’s depression epidemic, which had 98 events in 19 countries and 6 continents in its inaugural year, 2018.

Having overcome armed robbery, domestic abuse and divorce, Carin has a way of connecting with others and showing them how to be the creator of their own lives, overcome challenges, grow from trauma and turn pain into purpose. As the former “Happiness Guru” on SiriusXM’s morning show for women, and a keynote speaker for conferences and companies including Capital One, Victoria’s Secret, AAA, BMW, and Progressive Insurance, she has helped thousands of people live to their fullest potential. Carin was one of the first 250 people to receive her master’s degree in Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, where she then served as adjunct faculty. She is currently on faculty at The Flourishing Center in New York, she is the host of the globally ranked self-help show, The PurposeGirl Podcast, and she is a best-selling author for her contribution in Pebbles In The Pond: Wave 3. …


This is a transcription of the Launch Yourself Today podcast interview with Desirae Endres, a work from home mom and podcaster. Her passion for the message of minimalism and living intentionally started as she jumped into the journey with her husband just over a year ago and got rid of 3/4 of their belongings and downsized into a much smaller home. …

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J. David Trotter

Host and Executive Producer of Launch Yourself Today, an inspiring podcast featuring experts, entrepreneurs, and examples of success. www.LaunchYourself.Today