Go Before You Know with Shannon Kaiser

What do you do when you realize that you’re in the wrong life? That your job, your relationship, your daily existence are out of alignment with who you truly are? Well, if you’re today’s guest Shannon Kaiser, you quit your corporate job in graphic design and start traveling the world as an international writer, speaker, and life coach.

If her journey sounds far-fetched or too good to be true, Shannon is here to tell us that she got to where she is today -- preparing to leave for a year-long trip around the world to write her next book -- through tiny, daily actions. Although she made a couple of bold moves along the way, Shannon credits the steps she’s taken to showing up for herself and committing to what brings her joy each and every day. If you’re looking to make a change in your life, Shannon offers endless inspiration as well as simple, powerful strategies for living life aligned with your authentic self. As she says, “Being who you are is the greatest freedom in the world.”

MFTP Episode 12: Go Before You Know with Shannon Kaiser - Eff Perfect


Look at everything as an experiment and a juicy, glorious adventure.
— Shannon Kaiser
We learn so much faster by making mistakes.
— Shannon Kaiser
Each step we take reveals the next step.
— Shannon Kaiser
In order to get what you want, you have to let go of what you don’t want.
— Shannon Kaiser


  • 3 questions to ask yourself when you’re feeling stuck

  • Why bold moves are made through tiny steps instead of big leaps

  • The risks of living an inauthentic life

  • How experimentation can flip struggle on its head

  • Shannon’s 2 simple keys to powerful shifts: committing to what brings you joy and celebrating yourself a little bit more each day


Shannon Kaiser of Play with the World

Adventures for Your Soul: 21 Ways to Transform Your Habits and Reach Your Full Potential book by Shannon Kaiser

Find Your Happy: An Inspirational Guide to Loving Life to Its Fullest book by Shannon Kaiser

Find Your Happy Daily Mantras: 365 Days of Motivation for a Happy, Peaceful and Fulfilling Life book by Shannon Kaiser

The Self-Love Experiment: Fifteen Principles for Becoming More Kind, Compassionate, and Accepting of Yourself book by Shannon Kaiser

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