It’s Time to Feel Clear + Confident As a Business Owner

Episode 301

Redefining Good Enough with Carrie Severson

May 10, 2022

What does it mean to be good enough? Many entrepreneurs look to others for the answer. Trying to find validation and examples of what success should look like from the outside. In this episode, author Carrie Severson joins Emily to discuss how she learned to stop questioning her enoughness. And instead asked what her life could be if she accepted herself. Carrie shares what it means to feel enough, how to define success for yourself, and practical steps to recover from burnout.

Episode Transcript
"I am unapologetically enough as I am right now."
- Carrie Severson

Discussed in this Episode

  • Exploring Carrie’s entrepreneurial journey and explosive growth
  • How Carrie recovered from burnout
  • The concept of enough being about abundance vs. lack
  • The practices that Carrie used to get out and stay out of burnout
  • How magic happened when Carrie decided to find happy
  • Carrie’s advice for finding your own version of success
  • What self-love looks like and the role it plays in work and life
  • How it feels to get vulnerable in your public work

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Resources Mentioned

Hosts + Guests

Emily Thompson
Emily Thompson


Almanac Supply Co

Carrie Severson
Carrie Severson