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[INTERVIEW] Amanda Bauner: Me and the Magic


The Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast features host Lindsay Dollinger interviewing Amanda Bauner, founder of Me and the Magic, about her journey starting her business and her love for Disney. They discuss Amanda's involvement in Lou Mongello's weekly mastermind group, her safety tips for solo travelers, and her upcoming group cruise for Disney enthusiasts. The episode also includes discussions on personal development, favorite vacation destinations, and the importance of pursuing passions. Overall, the episode offers valuable insights and inspiration for anyone looking to create their own magic in life and their own business while working full-time.


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Speaker 0 (00:00:00) - Hey girl. Welcome to the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast. The podcast where we dive...

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6 Ways To Find Your Business Bestie Tribe


This is a summary of what is talked about in episode 278 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast! You can listen to the whole thing at the player above or wherever you listen to podcasts.

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As entrepreneurs, it's essential to have a supportive community around us, especially when we're juggling a full-time job and a business. Having business friends can provide us with the encouragement, support, and advice we need to keep moving forward. And what better way to find them than with some Disney-inspired tips?

Tip #1: Attend Networking Events Host: Attending networking events can be a great way to meet other business owners in your industry. You can find events through social media platforms like LinkedIn, Eventbrite, and Meetup.

Tip #2: Join Online Communities Host: In...

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10 Entrepreneurship Lessons from Walt Disney

This is an AI-transcript of episode 276 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast. You can listen wherever you listen to podcasts or listen at the player below.


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Speaker 0 (00:00:00) - Hey girl. Welcome to the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast. The podcast where we dive deep into our passions, our purpose, and really unlock our potential With the pixie dust thrown in, what is pixie dust? You might ask. It's the fun and joy that gets unlocked when you're creating and owning your magic. I'm Lindsay Dollinger, dog mama, Disney lover and high school Spanish teacher who has used my magic to grow my businesses while also working full-time. I'm on a mission to help other women create and own your magic by building not only the business of your dreams, but also the life of your dreams while still juggling life, your full-time job and all the things. So if you want more than this provincial...

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Purpose and Pixie Dust Podcast : From Disney Dream Job to Entrepreneurial Success [INTERVIEW] with Annie Franceschi on Establishing Yourself

This is an AI-transcription of episode 270 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust Podcast.
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Speaker 0 (00:00:00)  All right. I think we are live. Hello. Hello everyone. Welcome back to the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast. I am super excited for you all to meet Annie Francesi. She, well, I'm gonna let her introduce herself, but when I was reading, I, I'm sure I only read like a little sliver of the things that you have actually...

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5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from The Lion King

Listen to episode 267 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast, 5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from The Lion King, here or wherever you listen to podcasts.



Here are five lessons we can learn from The Lion King that we can use as entrepreneurs:

  1. Embrace your past but focus on the future - Simba learned from his past mistakes and embraced his responsibilities as the future king. As entrepreneurs, we should learn from our past experiences but focus on the future and keep moving forward to achieve our goals.

  2. Build a strong support system - Simba had a strong support system with his friends Timon and Pumbaa who helped him get back on his feet after his exile. As entrepreneurs, we should surround ourselves with a strong support system of mentors, advisors, employees, and friends who can provide guidance and support in our entrepreneurial journey.

  3. Take calculated risks - Simba took a calculated risk by returning to Pride Rock to confront Scar and take his...

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[INTERVIEW] Lou Mongello from WDW Radio on Turning What You LOVE Into What You DO

Lindsay Dollinger, host of the Purpose and Pixie Dust Podcast, interviews her business mentor, coach, and host of WDW Radio, Lou Mongello.  Lou is a lawyer and tech company owner turned Disney-inspired entrepreneur. He began by writing a Disney Parks book, The Walt Disney World Trivia Book, and started his top-ranking podcast, WDW Radio. In 2007, he was able to leave his corporate life for the life and business he created in Orlando, Florida, and he hasn't looked back!  

In this episode we discuss: -the importance and how to build a community -the mindset and strategy needed to build your own business while working full-time (sometimes multiple jobs) and having your family -why your passion and purpose is so important -the power of collaboration and the right mindset to have to go with it -the fear of regret -favorite Disney theme parks, restaurants, foods and more  - AND SO MUCH MORE!  Listen in, subscribe to the podcast...

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5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from the movie, "The Little Mermaid"

This is part two of a series I'm doing on my podcast, The Purpose & Pixie Dust Podcast, on five lessons we as women entrepreneurs can learn from the movie, The Little Mermaid.

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In no particular order, here are FIVE lessons we can take away from "The Little Mermaid".


  1. Take risks to pursue your dreams - Ariel's desire to explore the human world and be with Prince Eric pushed her to take risks and leave the safety of her underwater world. As entrepreneurs, we must take calculated risks to pursue our dreams and goals.

  2. Use creativity and innovation to solve problems -...

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[INTERVIEW]: All things SEO, websites, and one-to-many model with guest, Lauren Gaggioli

This is the AI-transcribed blog for episode 260 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust Podcast: [INTERVIEW]: All things SEO, websites, and one-to-many model with guest, Lauren Gaggioli
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Join Lindsay as she interviews Lauren Gaggioli, and they talk all things starting and how to use your own website to get new clients and traffic, and stay relevant. Additionally, they talk about how to move from the one-on-one client model to one-to-many and the advantages of that to be able to scale your business.

Key takeaways:

  • Free ways to find the keywords relevant to your niche
  • Options for website hosting platforms
  • What is SEO and...
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