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Waking Up With Melissa Ruiz

Waking Up With Melissa Ruiz

By Melissa Ruiz
Dive deep into personal development, spirituality and how to grow your online business with Melissa Ruiz, spiritual & online business coach. She shares insight on to how to stay in alignment with your highest self while balancing your business.
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51: UNDERSTANDING THE SPIRITUAL EGO ENERGY
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll be getting into the topic of what a Spiritual Ego is and what this energy is inviting us to reflect on. Humans, this is going to be a juicy episode so stay all the way to the end. What to watch for: -Releasing the need to shame others who have a different perspective -Reminding ourselves we are always the student and there's always room to learn -Letting go of the parts of ourselves that had to die in order to become the versions we are today Words to live by: “When we get attached to our individual experience, that’s when we get caught up in the spiritual ego.” “The more we expand as a collective human race, the more consciousness expands, too.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
20:47
June 24, 2022
50: HEALING CORPORATE WOUNDS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll be alchemizing our money wounds, whether or not you are in business or not, this is going to apply to you. Right now in the entrepreneurial world, people are in fear because they are afraid that they are going to fall back into the structures that once caused a lot of pain, and it’s time we have a real talk about it. What to watch for: -Setting clear boundaries inside your business.  -Bringing in practices that are holistic and sustainable for you. -Alchemizing the corporate wounds within us. -Stepping into our bigness. Words to live by: “If you don’t want to create the same structures that have hurt and overworked you, then don’t.”“Don’t replicate the same thing by doing the exact same thing.” “Be happy for those that are also doing the thing that actually feels good.” “People will shame us and say, ‘why are you doing that?’ and I say: ‘why not?’” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
27:25
June 18, 2022
49: HOW TO INTEGRATE THE HUMAN & THE BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll go back in time and get into business 101. We are a couple of weeks away from Melissa Ruiz Empowerment's third anniversary as a biz, so join our CEO while she remembers how this company was born. What to watch for: -Merging the human with the business.  -Focusing on just one offer. -Getting client feedback. -Tuning into what you need and being honest. Words to live by: “Birthing a new offer requires patience, energy and a willingness to see it through" “I do not buy into this belief that you have to start slow and cheap. Focus on only one offer and charge whatever you feel is alignment with you”. “Since I’ve started my business I’ve been relentlessly asking for feedback and, let me tell you, it really helped me to get out of my own way and focus on community.” “What got us this far, won't get us to the next level of growth, the goal is expansion" IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
27:32
May 27, 2022
48: BEING INTUITIVE IN OUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll talk about connecting with the present moment inside our business. If you’ve been wanting to be a more intuitive CEO, this is the episode for you. What to watch for: -Allowing ourselves space for things to come in.  -Honoring our intuition. -Recognizing that we need to let go of past realities.  -Unlocking our own magic. Words to live by: “Goal is not perfection, goal is to allow any message you receive in the moment to have your DNA.” “If you want to run your business more intuitively, it requires you to be fully invested in the now.” “Stop shaming yourself for not having a schedule. Connect with the parts of you that you want and don’t have a plan.” “Drop into the intuitive being that you are, so that your whole self can integrate.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
24:35
May 20, 2022
47: CREATING BOUNDARIES IN YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll talk about setting boundaries in our business before it’s too late. If you are struggling with overworking and people pleasing inside your biz, then you can’t miss this episode. What to watch for: -Preventing mistakes by setting boundaries beforehand.  -Identifying your hours of operations. -Deciding what kind of business you are running.  -Learning to trust ourselves in our business. Words to live by: “Even if you don’t have clients yet, make sure you are setting these boundaries. It’s going to help you identify if someone is crossing them or not.” “Lack of boundaries translates into lack of self-trust and that will lead to you over-delivering.”  “Boundaries are going to anchor you in your business in a bigger way..” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
29:27
May 13, 2022
46: HONORING OUR ANCESTORS THROUGH OUR BIZ
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Vanessa Codorniu, a psychic medium, clinical hypnotherapist, astrologer, international intuition trainer, and soul business mentor. We’ll be talking all about being your authentic self in life & business. Words to live by: “In order for me to be who I am today, I had to heal present trauma, past lives, and ancestral patterns that kept me hidden.” “If you are expecting somebody to do something for you, what you are doing is replicating the system you grew up in.” “Anybody who steals anything from you won’t be able to continue to replicate it because they didn’t create it.” “We are on a journey going inward to the heart of the Universe so that ultimately we learn more about who we really are.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Vanessa Codorniu: @thebizbruja
54:07
May 06, 2022
45: BEING A PSYCHIC CHANNEL & RUNNING A SOUL BIZ
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Erin Lyons, a cosmic teacher, master healer and 7-figure sacred CEO. We’ll be talking all about being a healer and a channel for the divine while running a business. What to watch for: -Letting go of limiting beliefs about our spirituality. -Tuning into energetic potential. -Embracing your vibrations and awakening process. -Feeling into the essence of the energy that we want to calibrate. Words to live by: “Everything is energy - sound, light, and matter are materializations of God Source Consciousness.” “We create our own reality with our thoughts, beliefs, and emotions.” “Unconditional love and abundance are the only real eternal truths. Everything outside of that is an illusion.” “In experiencing the euphoric, orgasmic, and unconditional love of Source God, I knew it was a part of my soul's plan to return to the Earth plane as a beacon of light and guardian of truth.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Erin Lyons: @therealsacredhustle
40:28
April 29, 2022
44: HOW TO GROW YOUR SOUL BUSINESS & STEP INTO LEADERSHIP
Welcome to a new solo podcast episode! Today, we are chatting about growing our business simultaneously as we grow and expand the true Self. If you are struggling with giving yourself permission to be in transition while running your business, you don’t want to miss this episode. What to watch for: -Stepping into leadership. -Keeping your eyes on your own mat. -Being exactly where you are in the now moment.  -Activating the permission you need Words to live by: “Whatever you want to be, you have to see yourself already there.” “It’s hard for entrepreneurs at the beginning not because of lack of ideas or inspiration but because we are afraid to reveal the messy parts “The more I’m in business, the more I relax into it. It doesn’t have to be perfect, I just need to start and do what I can.” “As we journey down into our business, we realize it’s not easy and perfect. But we should never allow the fear to shut us down.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
30:09
April 16, 2022
43: HEALING OUR MONEY WOUNDS
Welcome to a new solo podcast episode! Today, we are chatting about money wounds, affirmations and our relationship with currency. Join us while Melissa opens up the episode with a mindful practice and guides us on a journey through healing our money wounds What to watch for: -Examining our relationship with money -Alchemizing the negative beliefs we have about money -Bringing in mindfulness to build a deeper relationship with currency Words to live by: ““Abundance is not dependent on the things you have but rather how you show up to life everyday” “Having less or more money doesn’t define whether or not I’m a good or bad person” “Attracting wealth will never take away from someone else’s opportunity to do the same” “When I except less I cut myself off from the abundant energy supply the Universe gives us” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa Analisi degli episodi
26:26
April 08, 2022
42: HOW TO USE LEVERAGE IN YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo podcast episode! Today, we are chatting about discipline and leverage in your business. If you are struggling with bringing in structure to your business and your life, stay for the entirety of this episode where Melissa breaks down ways to do so without feeling overwhelmed. What to watch for: -Bringing SOPs to every part of the business.  -Building frameworks that feel good for you.  -Trademarking your products. -Outsourcing and hiring for the tasks you don’t have mastery over. Words to live by: “When we know more about where we stand in relationship to our goals, we have more leverage.” “If you don’t know what you want and you can’t get clear on your goal, you make it difficult for yourself.’” “A complicated system doesn’t make you a better entrepreneur, what makes you a better entrepreneur is the system that works for you.” “How you want to move in your life and business is up to you, there’s no right or wrong.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
23:54
April 01, 2022
41: HOW TO BALANCE OUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo podcast episode! Today, we are chatting about balancing our business through the lense of the type of freedom that we are looking for. Join us while Melissa teaches us about the different kinds of freedoms our business can give us and the importance of being clear on which one you are looking to achieve. What to watch for: -Making sure that the human behind the business feels supported.  -Recognizing the kind of freedom this business gives me. -Setting boundaries in order to gain more balance. -Understanding that less is more. -Prioritizing the type of freedom that we really seek. Words to live by: “It’s very easy to work and overwork yourself, specially in business. You should know that even the things you love in your life need balance.” “Take a step back from all of the things that you are doing and ask, ‘does my business feel balanced?’” “This shift is about less bring more. While doing less, we get more narrow and focused into the things that we really want and this actually gives you more.” “Don’t forget you are human with a lot of desires – you may want to build a business in a certain kind of way. Don’t forget about your freedom in the process.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
24:09
March 25, 2022
40: HOW TO CREATE SAFETY WITHIN YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we are going to dive deep into how to bring harmony, balance, and safety into your business. Join us while Melissa guides us through the spiritual, mental, and physical body and how these things shape the reality we perceive. What to watch for: -Unfolding the business journey. -Creating safety within ourselves. -Knowing anywhere you land is where you are supposed to be.  -Learning to observe the thoughts without entangling them.  -Focusing on one thought and getting into alignment with that vibration. Words to live by: “We come with a lifetime of experience and memories from this life and past lives that shape our reality.” “We get to create and design our own life depending on the way we perceive our reality to be.” “When you look at difficulties with the eyes of opportunity, it open us to something bigger.” “If we don’t create safety within ourselves first, how are we going to create safety within our business?” “I trust my business because I’m in union with the one mind of the universe.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
25:56
March 11, 2022
39: WHAT ARE THE THINGS THAT ARE BLOCKING US?
Welcome to a new solo podcast where we’ll talk all about the power of manifestation and how it connects and reacts to our body, mind, and soul state of alignment. If you are struggling with not receiving what you are manifesting, stay for the entirety of this episode in which Melissa goes through all the things that may be blocking you. What to watch for: -Being in full total body alignment. -Embracing all emotions as they come in. -Coming into the realization that you are the ultimate creator. -Following our inner impulse, without cutting the energy supply. -Opening to receive the miracle. Words to live by: “Alignment comes when we feel the merge of what we want, what we desire and the spirit lifeforce universe energy.” “Working too hard and putting too much effort in one direction, doesn’t get you there faster.” “You are the ultimate creator of your life, your reality, and your worlds.” “When we are in the joy and in the creation of it, things just happen; but we have to learn to not add pressure.” “You have many guides that are here to help you, but if you are only forcing, it’s going to be difficult.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
32:53
March 04, 2022
38: HOW TO ATTRACT ABUNDANCE EFFORTLESSLY
Welcome to a new solo podcast where we’ll talk all about abundance, resistance, the law of attraction, and setting our mindset to reach the better thought. In this episode, Melissa teaches us how to tune into the frequency of abundance so that we can attract it effortlessly. What to watch for: -Examining our relationship with abundance. -Noticing what our emotions are telling us. -Staying in the energy of creation. -Focusing on the things that we really want. -Speak more of what we have instead of what we need. Words to live by: “Everything is a relationship and that relationship informs so much about our world.” “Resistance doesn’t mean anything bad. It means that we are in opposition to what we want.” “When we resist the natural flow, we slow the energy down.” “Resilience is having the ability to be in any situation and being able to not lose our peace.”  “Life is a blessing if you stop talking about the things you don't want and start affirming and praying over your life.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
32:49
February 25, 2022
37: THE 3 THINGS YOU NEED TO ACTIVATE EVOLUTION IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Welcome to a new solo episode! Today we’re talking about some of the things that come up as we grow and evolve. Join Melissa as she guides us through the three things we need to do in order to grow and activate permission, compassion and space for silence. What to watch for: -Not being afraid to evolve through entrepreneurship. -Giving ourselves permission to grow. -Taking time in silence so we can hear ourselves better. -Activating the compassion within our hearts. -Riding the wave of our emotions. Words to live by: “If you are a human being, you are supposed to change and grow.” “We are always leaning towards evolution, we are always growing no matter what.” “There’s no right or wrong way to do life. Life is unfolding and happening according to our thoughts in the present moment.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
22:11
February 18, 2022
36: RUNNING AN ONLINE BUSINESS ON THE ROAD
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Jessica Derose, a teacher, personal trainer, fitness coach, and multi 7-figure business mentor. We’ll be talking all about our entrepreneurial lives and sharing our own transformational journeys. Join us as we drop some gems about being an entrepreneur in the online space. What to watch for: -Ego deaths and navigating entrepreneurship. -Leaping into the unknown while being on the road for 14 months.  -Redefining what success and failure mean to us. -Knowing yourself and your core pillars. Words to live by: “I’m holding on to these versions of who I think I am, but what would happen if I let go?”  “The deeper we can go into ourselves, the deeper we get to know the Self.” “We are not afraid of rejection; we are scared of what rejection might mean about us.”  “Despite what you’ve gone through, you’ve always been okay – you are okay now, and you have to trust and know that you’ll always be okay.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Jessica Derose: @iamjessicaderose
42:13
February 11, 2022
35: THE THREE PRINCIPLES OF ABUNDANCE
Welcome to a new solo episode! Today we’re talking about resistance and limiting beliefs. Join Melissa while she guides us through these key concepts of a limited mindset vs a quantum mindset. What to watch for: -Tuning into the energy of more than enough -How we can alchemize our limited mindset -They energy of not begging or chasing -Quantum mind vs. limited mind Words to live by: “A limited mind creates a limited life.” “When we have this limited version of who we think we are, that creates a limited form of reality for us.” “We can only manifest the things we think are possible for us.” “I haven’t seen anyone do this, but I know it’s possible.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
27:38
February 04, 2022
34: RECLAIMING AND EMBODYING OUR PURPOSE IN LIFE
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Katherine Searcy, M.Div, LICSW and Reiki Master who helps women alchemize their career fatigue and align their purpose with their passion. What to watch for: -Reclaiming & embodying our purpose. -Creating a safe space to shine. -Coming back to the core of who we are. -Being aware of the system that we are operating in. Expecting to fail and learning from that. Words to live by: “We are all here to connect with our inner sense of aliveness and to thrive as human beings and to live our lives within our Highest & Fullest selves.” “We are all here for a purpose. Our lives and our journey is all about finding that.” “Make sure you are sharing your vision with people you are energetically aligned with.” “Where’re the places that we are holding ourselves back and how can we be more innovative?” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Katherine Searcy: @deepbreathhealing
42:55
January 31, 2022
33: WHAT’S STOPPING YOU IN YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to a new solo episode, today we’ll talk about the fear and overwhelm that may be stopping you in your business and even in your life. Join Melissa while she teaches the key indicators that get us there and what can we do to prevent the fear and figure out what this is trying to tell us. What to watch for: -Befriending the overwhelm and understanding it as a sign. -Learning to make decisions by sitting with ourselves. -Recognizing where the fear is coming from and getting the information from there. -Future jumping and past thinking. -Trusting the process, surrendering to the higher beings and stop trying to control. Words to live by: “The number one thing that brings overwhelm is not making a decision. And deciding no to do something is a decision.” “Your thoughts don’t equal the truth. They are not absolute.” “The external world is reflecting what is happening on the inside: the struggle and the scarcity come from within.” “When we are thinking too much about the future, usually we are catastrophizing things. And that’s not good.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
23:37
January 21, 2022
32: WHY IT’S TIME TO LET GO OF THE STRUGGLE
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Jena Sophia, who is a subconscious specialist and healer. We’ll be talking all about the power of the mind and how to let go of the physical and mental struggle. Using her bespoke approach based on spiritual and scientific methods collected over the past decade, Jena helps high performers who have tried everything, transform emotional stress and physical pain and relationships in record time. What to watch for: -Recognizing and honoring the struggle that is there. -Transforming limiting beliefs and past traumas that have contributed to limitation in life. -Taking time to practice the ease. -Slowing down the thoughts and choosing not to think about the struggling ones. -Being and planning in the present moment. Words to live by: “What will never go away is not in your coaches or in the people you follow, it is in you.” “Nothing is going to be given to you. Letting go of the struggle is something you have to want for yourself and develop it yourself.” “The external world is reflecting what is happening on the inside: the struggle and the scarcity come from within” “It’s not about suspending the thoughts, it's about slowing them down.” “The struggle comes in and out depending on where we are vibrating. We are the frequency.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Jena Sophia: @_jenasophia
53:58
January 10, 2022
31: BUSINESS PREDICTIONS FOR 2022
Welcome to a new solo podcast where Melissa will share with us her 2022 predictions on how she sees business unfolding. Join us in this last episode where we’ll break down the main things Universe has prepared for us in the upcoming year. What to watch for: -Connecting your business to how you want to feel. -Pouring ourselves in position to get to know ourselves better. -Being in community with other soulpreneurs. -Letting your heart be the guide. -Being confident on how much we are charging. -Normalizing the online mentoring space. Words to live by: “We are going to see more than ever people building their businesses based on how they want to feel vs how much money they want to make.” “You are not going to be able to survive in business if you don’t collaborate.” “We are going to have more human beings in business that are led from the heart.” “You are going to be able to learn to resource yourself.” “Success it’s not in the amount of following, it’s in the right type of following: ideal clients” “The energy of 2022 is going to hinge on your fullness.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
26:23
December 31, 2021
30: THE SPIRITUAL AWAKENING
Today I’m joined by Alyson Charles, an internationally renowned Shaman, Best-Selling Author and Host of Ceremony Circle Podcast. Alyson went from being a national champion athlete, top-rated radio host and national daytime television talk show host, to aligning with her calling as a Shaman after a traumatic moment provided her awakening. Stay with us for the entire episode for some expansive teaching on how to step into your fullest power. What to watch for: -Working directly with the wisdoms of Great Mother Earth. -Allow yourself to acknowledge the whispers and messages from the Universe. -Surrendering into the Great Mystery. -Continuing to heal. -Leaning into the Power Animals wisdom. Words to live by: “My awakening came from an intervention from my helpers, but the choice I made was to say to these helpers ‘I’m ready to get out of my way’” “When a particular soul level calling clicks on inside of you and begins to unite with your soul it's an undeniable feeling.” “I needed to discontract a paradigm mentality and allow a new paradigm to grow inside of me” “When you lean in to certain Power Animal teachings, they can open up some of the most miraculous moments of your life.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Alyson Charles: @iamalysoncharles
50:39
December 24, 2021
29: SETTING YOURSELF UP FOR SUCCESS
Welcome to a new solo podcast where we’ll be wrapping up 2021 and setting the intentions for the next year. Today we will talk about resistance, fears and figuring out what the universe has prepared for us. What to watch for: -Accessing the Akashic Records. -Connecting to the imprint of your soul. -Moving and getting out of the ego. -Telling fear and intuition apart. -Slowing down to speed up. Words to live by: “Your soul has a DNA of every single lifetime that it has lived.” “When we make a decision based on intuition vs fear we train the body to learn how to trust itself.” “Whatever blessing that’s coming your way, there’s no way it can skip you.” “We need to meet every moment with openness and excitement, that is going to release the pressure of resistance.” “Sometimes we want things to be perfect and easy without an ounce of resistance, what that’s not real humans.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
31:12
December 17, 2021
28: BUILDING YOUR SOUL BUSINESS THROUGH THE FOUR ELEMENTS
Welcome to a new solo episode where we’ll dive deep into soul business, spirituality, building the bridge between currency and business, and all of the different things that we get to do now. Today, we’ll talk about how to incorporate the four elements of fire, water, earth and air into our everyday lives. What to watch for: -Activating the torch within you that keeps you going. -Choosing to surrender. -Letting all your potential unfold. -Not giving in to your fears by trusting yourself. -Creating groundness in our bodies and spirit. Words to live by: “Our logical mind is always going to give us a reason why this is not the right moment; but I choose to be guided by my intuition.” “The fire element reminds us of what we can throw in there that we no longer need, that we can alchemize to the thing that we exactly need.” “The water element is related to surrendering the disturbances to something bigger than you.” “The air element represents our willingness to go with the flow and accept change.” “The earth element acts like an anchor to who we are.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
22:37
December 03, 2021
27: THE ENERGY CURRENCY OF MONEY
Today, we’re talking about all things money. In this new episode, Melissa covers the relationship we have not only with money, but also with our nervous system, our body. Join us while we dive deep into the different levels this relationship can have. What to watch for: -Feeling safe around money. -Tuning into the energetics of money. -Recognizing that we are the place where money originates. -The energetic exchange that exists in every transaction. -Letting the energy currency flow. Words to live by: “We can’t want money and also feel like we hate it.” “Most people aren’t used to having that overflow and that abundant state of being. Because we live in a society that thrives on a lack mentality.” “There are levels to money, just making it is not enough. We have to be able to look at all the different components.” “I get blessed, you get blessed, they get blessed. That’s how money works.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
27:18
November 19, 2021
26: THE IMPORTANCE OF INVESTING IN YOURSELF & SOUL BIZ
Today, we’re diving deep into investing and betting on ourselves. In this new episode, Melissa covers the limiting beliefs around money entrepreneurs sometimes have, practicing self care, and setting boundaries in our lives. Stay for the entirety of this episode for some juicy insights on the practice of investing soulfully on ourselves. What to watch for: -Learning to say no and practicing self care -Non-attachment to the outside -Honoring your desire -Battling the limiting beliefs we may have around money -Recognizing that every interaction is divine Words to live by: “The most important thing you can do is make the investment within yourself. And that is free.” “There’s a beautiful energetic exchange that happens when you finally decide to invest money and time on yourself.” “Why is it that when it comes to ourselves, it brings up so much? But, it’s not our fault because we haven’t heard this narrative before.” “It’s always the easiest thing that seems the most complicated, because as humans, we want to be right.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
28:14
November 12, 2021
25: GETTING CONNECTED TO OUR HIGHER SELF
Welcome to a new collab episode, in which I’m joined by Aisho Love, Goddess & Empyrean Priestess, Mentor, & Soul Guide. We’ll be talking all about our Higher Self, the connection to our creator, and moving through trauma. Aisho is known for her ability to empower, remind & guide those back home to their divine power, purpose, and potential. What to watch for: -Letting divine feminine speak through us. -Stepping into greater vibrations. -Becoming further liberated from remembering the truth of our divinity & true nature. -Honoring the connection we have to our own spirit. -Not being attached to the outcome. Words to live by: “We have the ability to share and be who we want to be and create from that space, and not through the outcome.” “The godly way of showing up and being in service is just because. Just because you feel called to express your unique soul expression.”“You are not your toxic thoughts. Who you are is in the spirit that lies in the essence of the being.” “To be pulled by your intuition is to really know yourself and allow yourself to be guided.” “Your life changes once you realize you are part of God and that you are being held and guided.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Aisho Love: @iamaisholove
51:39
October 29, 2021
24: RUNNING YOUR BUSINESS NOT BASED ON YOUR RESUME
Today, I’m joined by Dr. Danielle DonDiego, a doctor, author and entrepreneur. e’ll be talking all about resilience, switching direction in life, and moving through trauma. Danielle helps degree collecting, burnt out professionals build a life beyond what’s on their resumes. What to watch for: -Identifying when our bodies are starting to burn out. -Recognizing and moving through trauma. -Alchemizing our story. -Acknowledging what our purpose is in life. -Implementing self-care in our lives. Words to live by: “When we actually get to see the past, that something was really needed and beneficial for our soul expansion – that changes the whole story.” “Things don’t happen to you, they happen for you. And everything in life is meant to give you something.” “All of those moments that happen, give you more insight into who you are and what you are doing.” “All money is not good money, when it comes in between you and your happiness.” IG Melissa Ruiz: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa IG Dr. Danielle DonDiego: @drdondiego
47:05
October 22, 2021
23: WHAT'S STANDING IN THE WAY OF MANIFESTING THE HEART'S DESIRES?
In this solo episode, we’ll dive deeper into something simple but transformative – just asking ourselves, “What’s standing in our way?” We’ll touch base on all things alchemizing our energy, identifying toxic thoughts and finding balance in our lifestyles. Melissa will also journey through some of the portals in her brand new offer, Portal to the Vision. What to watch for: -Experience this journey in a healthy way. -Identifying and transcending toxic thoughts. -Paying attention to the things we are putting in our bodies. -Having intentional conversations with our inner Self. Words to live by: “When we come in contact with live beings, we feel elevated.” “Sometimes, the thing that is standing in our way is the energy we are sitting with.” “You are not your toxic thoughts. Who you are is in the spirit that lies in the essence of the being.” “All of the things that we do here, are all of the things that bring us closer to the inside world.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
35:24
October 15, 2021
22: HOW YOU BUILD YOUR SOUL BUSINESS
Today, we’re diving deep into how to create your soul business!  In this new episode, Melissa teaches you the concept of being a soulpreneur and how to express your energy out into the universe while building a legacy. She also shares all about the journey that led her to create Unleash & Unveil Your Soul Business. What to watch for: -The difference between a regular business and a Soul business -The importance of spiritual practices -Achieving unconditional trust in yourself -Gaining clarity on what you are envisioning for your future -Finding a tribe and building a secure space for your community Words to live by: “No matter what the end result is, I’m going to be happy” “The more I listened to myself, the more opportunity started to open up” “I'm obsessed with that feeling of swiping my card without checking the balance” “I’m asking you to go within and to meet those different aspects of you, so that you can unveil the truest version of who you are” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
33:49
October 08, 2021
21: 5 THINGS TO AVOID WHEN ATTRACTING WEALTH
In this solo episode, we’ll dive deep into prosperity, love, relationship and, most importantly, money. If you’ve been leaning into the energy of wishing for abundance, then you don't want to miss this episode, where Melissa shares the five things you want to avoid when attracting money. What to watch for: -Understanding the relationship with money as a love relationship -Breaking down the identification with time Finding a place of non-expecting -Attuning to the energy of abundance so that you can manifest the heart's desires -Making conscious decisions about the thoughts we entertain Words to live by: “I love money, and money loves me back” “My soul came to experience so many things; and one of them is being in wealthy” “It’s all about tuning into the frequency that allows the next unfolding of your life” “If I can’t find my peace inside, you won't find peace on the outside” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
33:48
October 02, 2021
20: BEING LED BY SPIRIT VS SPIRITUALITY
In this solo episode, we dive deeper into knowing yourself and the art of being led by Spirit. We talk all about trust, intuition, connection to the divine and the limiting beliefs that resurface when we start making money. If you’re looking for ways to connect to that Source that’s bigger than you, then this episode is for you. Stay with us for some divine insights about connection to Spirit, the Universe and on how to defeat the limiting belief about success. What to watch for: -Knowing yourself so that you can access trusting yourself -Being led by Spirit vs spirituality -Limiting beliefs as we are making money -Using our Intuition as the navigation Words to live by: “I’m a spiritual being led by something bigger than myself and bigger that any other being that’s walking on this earth.” “When you put yourself in place, you are able to create action and to see what happens.” “The Soul’s journey really came here to experience.” “Connect to the thing that’s bigger than you, so that no matter what you choose to do, it always feels on time.” “One of the biggest reasons why you may be blocking money into your life is because you think it’s bad. And that’s just an old narrative.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
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September 24, 2021
19: CONNECTING TO THE SPIRIT OF YOUR WOMB
Today I’m joined by Olanikee Osibowale, CEO of @selfishbabes & @goddessdetox , where we talk about all things the womb, the vagina and the seed of life. Olanikee’s business is helping women to physically, spiritually and emotionally cleanse and reconnect to themselves. Stay with us for the entire episode for some electric insights on the importance of taking care of your sacred place. What to watch for: -Understand that the womb can be a portal of creation -How important for you is the connection to your womb and vagina -How to integrate herbs and plant medicine into your life -The way you feel the energy and how that reflects in our life Words to live by: “The womb is a portal and we can channel and create things through it.” “When you are looking at your womb and you are having more heat added to your womb, the blood is going to flow more.” “I’m just helping women to realize that it’s more than what you physically see with your eyes.” “I am whatever I say I am.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa Check out Olanikee Osibowale IG: @goddessdetox @selfishbabes @olanikeeosibowale
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September 16, 2021
18: HOW TO USE PRAYER IN YOUR LIFE & SOUL BIZ
If you’ve been leaning into the energetic practices of the divine, then your’e not going to want to miss this episode where we talk about all the juicy details on prayer, manifestation and affirmations. Stay with us as we journey inward and connect with something bigger than us. In this solo episode Melissa shares her personal practices and what she does off her mat when no one is watching. What to watch for: -The difference between prayer, affirmations and the power they have -What location to set up your altar and things to put on it -Insight on the Lakshmi Goddess and how you can work with her -The different ascended masters and the medicine they hold Words to live by: “My biggest investment with the highest return has always been my spiritual practice” “Sit in the seat of harnessing your own power so that the outside influences only become insight” “You have to trust and believe you’re actually where you need to be no matter the outcome” “The most important thing you have to trust isn’t your email sequence or social media, it’s you” “The practice is so easy when the conditions are perfect, but we practice for the difficult times not the other way around” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa 
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September 09, 2021
17: HOW TO WORK WITH THE ENERGY OF RESISTANCE
If you’ve been feeling resistance in certain aspect of your biz lately, then stay for the entirety of this solo episode in which Melissa teaches us the energetic reasons why this resistance has showed up in your life and how to integrate and reparent certain aspects of yourself Stay with us for some magic tips on how to work with the energy of resistance both in your life and your business What to watch for: -How we can befriend resistance -How the energy of resistance can become your teacher -Investigate why resistance has showed up in your life -Understand resistance as an opportunity -Understand discipline as a cause and effect energy Words to live by: -"I’m not looking for another certification to make me more qualified than I already am." -"The answer is never in the shut down and the ‘I’m not going to do this'." -"Resistance is just another way to have perspective over the Self." -"It’s easier when we look at these aspects of ourselves with the opportunity to try and heal them." -"Discipline is a beautiful energy to have when you want to sit with yourself and you want to have a meditation practice." IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
31:41
September 01, 2021
16: HOW TO MAGNETIZE COSMIC CURRENCY
If you’re looking to tune into the frequency of abundance, then stay for the entirety of this solo episode in which we’ll talk all about how to attract cosmic currency, identify our money stories and the role of living wealthy⁣. ⁣ Stay with us for the entire episode for some cosmic tips on how to identify your money stories and alchemize that energy into receiving⁣. What to watch for: -Working in our inner world⁣ -How the frequency of love, abundance and prosperity work⁣s -Why you are not seeing what you want to manifest, sooner⁣ -The Self wanting to experience itself⁣ Words to live by: "When you try to control you are only inviting more scarcity and repealing your heart’s desires⁣." "We are here to experience the range of vibrations and the role of living wealthy." IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
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August 24, 2021
15: THE 4 PRINCIPLES OF DIVINE ENERGY
If you’re looking to find alignment within your masculine and feminine energy, this episode is for you. In this solo episode we dive deeper into the journey inward and the connection with ourselves. We talk all about alignment, releasing control, success, inner work and the limiting beliefs that are holding you back.  Stay with us for the entire episode for some cosmic insights about the study of the Self and the power of Manifestation. What to watch for: Balancing your masculine and feminine energy Finding alignment through the journey inward The principle of Trust and how to use it The deeper connection with Self The polarity of why things happen Words to live by: “When you try to control, you’re only inviting more scarcity and you repeal your hearts desires.” “There’s nothing wrong with wanting more for yourself but recognize that you don’t need it.” “This is why we have polarity so that the Self can have more perspective” “Alignment is when your core beliefs match your frequency and your frequency matches your desires. Then, you give birth to your manifestation.” IG: @iammelissaruiz @wakingupwithmelissa
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August 15, 2021
14: SOUND HEALING AND BREATHWORK WITH SHANILA
How Sound Healing & Breathwork speak to the Soul of the Self Welcome to episode 14 Today I’m joined by Shanila Sattar where we talk about all things sound healing, energy and being a soulpreneur. Stay with us for the entire episode for some electric insights on the ins and outs of how to stay in alignment with your Dharma while you building your soul business. What to Watch For: Goals expire but your values are consistent When all the parts of the Self meet and we integrate How to get clear with what your final destination is Check Out Shanila IG: @shanila.sattar
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August 08, 2021
13: LETTING ASTROLOGY AND SPIRITUALITY GROW YOUR BUSINESS & SELF
If you’re looking to find alignment with yourself, your business and your relationships, this episode is for you. In this episode we dive deeper into what astrology, manifestation and spirituality can mean for your business (& answer all the questions you have). Joined by Colin Bedell (@queercosmos,) an astrologer curating weekly lifestyle weekly horoscopes on goal management & strategy for Cosmopolitan Magazine and 3 time author; we talk all about astrology, spirituality, relationships. How to get away from the mainstream and dive deeper into your intuition. Level up your business and yourself by following the guidance Colin revels in this episode. What to watch for Astrology as a safe haven Finding universal truths The world as it is Transits happening now (and what it means) Destiny vs creating our own reality Roles and what we have to unlearn Words to live by: “Astrology is acceptance for all” “Let's normalize getting new information and adjusting our values” “Abundance belongs to all of us” “Start figuring out the ways it WILL work out” “Your name has a piece of destiny” Share this EP on Instagram: @tvyogi Check out my website: https://iammelissaruiz.com
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October 13, 2020
12: 4 STEPS TO CLOSE INTUITIVE SALES WITH THE SOULFUL CURRENCY METHOD: SUMMIT PRESENTATION REPLAY
Welcome to episode 12! Today we're visiting my presentation in the SHE-EO Virtual Summit. We go over what a soulful business is, and how to launch one. When you're true to yourself and authentic in your business, growth will follow. I cover my 4 proven steps to close intuitive sales to serve your clients and your business. Make sure you listen to this one with a pen, pencil and open mind to grow your soulful biz! What to watch for 1. What is a soulful business?!  2. Soulful currency method to close intuitive sales 3. Steps to take to launch your soulful biz Words to live by: Start doing the inner work & give yourself time to become the person you need to be Step into your leadership role by stepping away from scarcity A soul business isn’t a means to an end Embody your business. Live what you’re selling. You have an opportunity to heal and grow Share this EP on Instagram: @tvyogi Check out my website: https://iammelissaruiz.com
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July 09, 2020
11: HOW TO BE YOURSELF AND SHOW UP CONSISTENTLY IN THE ONLINE SPACE WITH NINA HIRT
How to Be Yourself and Show Up Consistently in the Online Space How to Scale Your Business Without Compromising Who You Are Welcome to episode 11! Today I'm joined by @therealcoachnina. We talk about her journey in the online space, from starting out in fitness coaching and transitioning to business coaching. From the outside, starting a business looks so easy; we talk about roadblocks all new entrepreneurs go through and how to beat imposter syndrome. From finding purpose and tapping into your spirit to consistently scaling your business, we cover it all in this ep. What to watch for Shifting to what you have vs comparing what you don’t Steps to switch niches Helping others to help other people Do you need a degree to start a business? How to practice gratitude Words to live by: When you help your clients, you’re teaching them how to help even more people You don’t need 10k followers to Being the authority comes from knowing yourself better If I do it and I fail, I'll try again. The biggest fear is what if it dont try. Share this EP on Instagram: @tvyogi Check out my website: https://iammelissaruiz.com Check out nina: IG: @therealcoachnina Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-real-raw-entrepreneur-podcast/id1493473644?i=1000467175946
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March 16, 2020
10: HOW TO HAVE AN ABUNDANT MINDSET - 3 STEPS TO START MANIFESTING
Welcome to episode 10! In this solo episode I go over one of my favorite things to talk about - attracting money & abundance. First we talk about how to truly attract abundance and be open for change, then I share my 3 tips to gain clarity on money.  We debunk things you think you’re doing right, that aren’t creating an environment to start manifesting your goals. What to watch for Changing the conversation with money Your true beliefs vs your learned beliefs How to be the embodiment of abundance Start manifesting your goals Steps to recognize abundance that is in your life Words to live by: Tap into your relationship with money As an adult we are reflecting learned belief systems that may not belong to us We have the opportunity to change that conversation You are worthy of abundance The more clarity & awareness you bring to your money mindset - the bigger the opportunity to change it There is no limit to being abundant Share this EP on Instagram: @tvyogi Check out my website: https://iammelissaruiz.com
21:50
February 02, 2020
9: HOW TO USE YOUR SUBCONSCIOUS MIND TO HEAL & CONNECT WITH YOUR HIGHEST SELF
Welcome to episode 9! In this episode I am joined by distant healer, Jenna Sophia who’s helped hundreds of people heal with their subconscious mind. We dive into distant healing - everything is energy. Jenna is able to send energy in such a way to connect people to their best and highest self. What to watch for What is the subconscious mind? Hidden manipulation from life How to reprogram your emotions Healing yourself naturally Going plant based Handling trauma and limiting beliefs Words to live by: Our genes don’t create our reality come back to yourself, because it’s always in alignment You might need guidance to direct you where you want to go, but you’re walking there yourself Explore different potentials Where to Find Jenna: IG: @_JenaSophia Website: https://www.beyondthebelief.com
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December 22, 2019
8: FINDING PURPOSE THROUGH YOGA & MEDITATION WITH DJ TAZ RASHID
Welcome to episode 8! In this episode episode I am joined by Modern Yoga & Meditation Music DJ, Taz Rashid. He went From big business sales & feeling unfulfilled or living someone else’s dream to finding his higher purpose through the laws of attraction. We go over his story of how he dived into yoga, and found his passion for high vibrational music. In this episode learn how to find your purpose with your subconscious. What to watch for Using the Laws of Attraction to find your calling Finding fulfillment in your life & career How to move away from the past Ways to invoke spirit through yoga Consciously saying yes Words to live by: Fomo is trying to get into a party where you’re not invited Reaffirm & strengthen what is already working Take a second to look at how far you’ve come What needs to show up as an obstacle for you to learn? Where to Find Taz: https://mybestplaylist.com/ @djtazrashid
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December 08, 2019
7: HOW TO MOVE FORWARD AFTER A TOXIC RELATIONSHIP
Welcome to episode 7! Today’s solo podcast is all about how to date again after a toxic relationship. I’m probably the expert in toxic relationships, I’ve been in one in the past in both my career and personal life. I go over my 4 key steps to grow and move forward from the past. There is always a way to grow and learn. What to watch for Finding your healing process 4 key steps to grow Finding the lesson each experience Discovering who you are without the titles How to forgive yourself and others Recognizing your part Words to live by: Personal growth starts with loving yourself Everything is an opportunity to learn & grow It takes 2 people to have a relationship and make it work you have to be the person you want to attract How do you forgive yourself? By doing the work of letting go One of the biggest gifts you can give yourself is forgiveness
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December 04, 2019
6: MY 4 STEP PROCESS TO SOULFULLY SELL
Welcome to episode 6! In this solo podcast I drop a ton of value. This episode is a celebration for 5 month at Melissa Ruiz Headquarters. So much has happened from being a keynote speaker at SUNY, to becoming an Athleta yoga teacher and running my business with a 30k launch. I go over my 4 step process to soulfully sell, perfect for an entrepreneur newbie or one that’s been in the game for a while and is looking to transition to an abundant mindset. If you want to start changing your mindset, holding space, listening to your customer and selling from a heartfelt place - this is for you! What to watch for Selling from a heartfelt place How to find needed mindset shifts Handling objections when they come your way Developing your confidence Focusing on self-care Uncovering resistance Words to live by: When you put action behind everything you do, and do it from a heart centered place, magic happens There is an infinite amount of what you need Money is energy - and we can call that energy back into our life Look for energy that you can overcome anything You are worthy enough to invest in yourself When you do the work, you are never going to feel like a fraud People are eager and hungry for authenticity
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November 11, 2019
5: FINDING BALANCE IN YOUR PERSONAL LIFE AND GROWING YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to episode 5! In this episode I’m joined by Rachel G Woodson, relationship expert, international life coach speaker, & TV and radio personality. Rachel’s dedicated her life to helping people heal from the trails and pains of life. We talk about everything from finding a balance in working from home, showing up for your clients and juggling relationships, love and your CEO lifestyle. Listen for all the gems and jewels about devoting your time to grow successful relationships. Keep a lookout for her book later on in 2019! What to watch for How to balance running your business & your household Taking a break from a constant hustle Moving away from your phone to be more present Taking leadership in your personal life & your biz Steps to balance your relationships and CEO lifestyle Words to live by: “Give yourself time to find solitude” “Plan, communicate and stop putting so much on your plate” “Make a  conscious effort to create time for yourself” “The more you help people and come from the heart, the more enriching it is for you” “You can’t be transparent with others if you’re not transparent with yourself” Where to Find Rachel: Instagram: @i_amrachelg
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October 27, 2019
4: 3 TIPS TO MOVE THROUGH MASSIVE SHIFTS & INTO ALIGNMENT
Welcome to episode 4! In this episode I go over actionable steps on how to move past shifts & resistance in life. I share every single thing I’ve done to get to where I am now - from harboring nervous energy to becoming more aligned with my higher self. If you are feeling like there is something more, or wanting to take your business to a deeper level, this episode is for you. What to watch for What are massive shifts? Feeling like there is something more Giving yourself time and space alone Getting clear on what is going on Taking ownership of who you are Finding forgiveness and compassion Words to live by: “Give yourself time to find solitude” “Explore things that you have never done before” “Whatever happening externally is also equally happening inside of us, and the outside is a projection of that” “Allow space for forgiveness & compassion” “When you do the internal work, everything in your outerworld will start matching” “We can only love others as much as we love ourselves” “Self care is also being able to say no”
28:26
October 20, 2019
3: TRANSITIONING FROM A CORPORATE JOB TO STARTING YOUR OWN SOULFUL BUSINESS WITH MARIAN BACOL-UBA
Welcome to episode 3! Today  I am joined by Marian Bacol-Uba is the Founder of Thriver Lifestyle, a TEDx and Conscious Business Coach. We go over her coaching where she helps speakers find their voice on and off stage. After transitioning from a high stress, high pace, corporate marketing job, Marian decided to launch her own business. We talk about the ups and downs of changing jobs and paint the picture of a transformation from corporate life to having a soulful business. Listen to this episode to learn how to tap into your intuition, balancing strategy and soul. What to watch for Your awakening moment How to switch industries Not having a plan - and going with the flow Creating a timeline to change Finding & trusting your intuition Reconnecting with yourself Words to live by: “Teach strategy with soul” “You never know where your path is going to go, you just have to keep moving forward” “Light a fire and move into action” “You are responsible for your own happiness” Where to Find Marian: TEDx Talk: http://bit.ly/MBUTEDxTalk Podcast: https://apple.co/2DkEM8z YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/2uxKuQN Free Gift:  http://www.marianbacoluba.com/speakerkit
40:39
October 13, 2019
2: LAUNCHING 101 - HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCH PROGRAMS TO GENERATE 10k FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Welcome to episode 2! Whether you are wanting to launch a new program, or you’re just wanting to get started - this episode covers all things launching programs for a soulful biz. We go over gold of blueprints and strategies I use to generate 10k+ months. What to watch for Providing value to your client How to use mini-trainings to support your offer What strategy to use behind the launch Generating new leads with “mini” launches Creating sustainable launches Finding your expertise & your ideal client Steps to guarantee a successful launch Words to live by: “Focus on establishing your vision before the sale” Step into your own authority “What are the ways that you are continuously nurturing your people?” “Start pushing through limited beliefs” “Launching will yield results as long as you show up and provide value to people”
31:51
October 06, 2019
1: GETTING UNSTUCK - HOW TO TAKE ACTION IN YOUR LIFE AND BUSINESS
Welcome to the very first episode!  Today’s episode is all about how to tackle action - if you’re feeling stuck (in ANY area of your life) it’s probably because of a lack of action. We go over what could be blocking you & how you can replace the blocks. There are 3 specific things that are probably impacting you, listen to learn what they are, and how to start moving forward again. What to watch for What’s stopping you from taking action My experience in finding what was holding me back - and how I overcame it! How to allow yourself to feel and recognize fear Steps to not care about what others think Removing yourself from results & a fear of failure How to start moving forward Words to live by: “It starts by putting the pen to the paper, and taking action.” “Don’t let fear stop you from trying” “There is always room to learn and grow” “Allow yourself to push forward from the fear”
28:16
September 23, 2019