Have You Found Your Purpose? If Not, Why Not?

It Takes MoxieOn this episode of Power Up Living, host Kelly Galea interviews Maureen Francisco, author of It Takes Moxie: Off the Boat, Or Out of School, To Making It Your Way In America.

Maureen teaches people how to achieve success in these times. Whether you are new to the workforce, out of work, or looking to move up in your industry, the tools, strategies and principles she shares can make the biggest difference in your success.

We explore:

  • Why and when we experience failure
  • What holds people back from going after their dream job
  • What it means to C.A.R.E.


Tune in to learn more about Maureen’s powerful story. Click on the player below to Listen Now or Get the Podcast on iTunes.

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About our Guest
Maureen Francisco

As an author of an award-winning book, It Takes Moxie: Off the Boat, Or Out of School, To Making It Your Way In America, Maureen Francisco often speaks about what it takes to achieve one’s dream. In addition to being an author, Maureen is an entrepreneur and co-owner of NW Productions, LLC, which produces reality shows, red carpet events and live shows, including the pageant qualifier to MISS USA and MISS TEEN USA for the states of Idaho, Montana, and Washington in association with the Miss Universe Organization, a partnership of Donald J. Trump and NBCUniversal.
Maureen has appeared on CBS’s Power of Ten with Drew Carey and FOX’s Reality Channel, Solitary 3.0 as well as being featured in more than 100 media outlets from Forbes.comThe Huffington PostRachael RayThe Talk and more. As a former TV news anchor and reporter, Maureen had the opportunity to work for every major affiliate.

Maureen is currently the co-president of a nonprofit organization, Ascend, which is about empowering Pan Asians to be tomorrow’s leaders. She also sits on the board of Pacific Lutheran University’s School of Arts & Communication.

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About the author, Kelly

Kelly Galea is a creative, multi-passionate entrepreneur and luminary blessed with a unique combination of wit, grit, intellect and intuition. She helps you navigate the work-life maze of ever-shifting priorities and transform your life through holistic self-discovery techniques and immersive, fun and magical mini-quests. Working with Kelly will inspire you to unveil, express and celebrate your vital personality and lifestyle preferences to create a more harmonious life.

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