Overcome Your Villains: Mastering Your Beliefs, Actions, and Knowledge to Conquer Any Adversity

  • 6h 31m 42s
  • Heather Monahan
  • HarperCollins Leadership
  • 2021

Whether you’re facing the glass ceiling, a toxic work environment, or anything in between, limit-breaking female founder Heather Monahan’s 3-Step BAK process will help you evaluate and eliminate any outside or self-defeating blockers between where you are now and where you deserve to be.

If you’ve ever felt alone, down, defeated, or discouraged—this book’s for you.

If you’ve ever been unsure of your next move or felt your confidence slip just when you needed it the most—this book is definitely for you.

Author and entrepreneur Heather Monahan will help you learn the easy but remarkable steps you can take to overcome the negative people and other challenges we all encounter at work and at home, find real and lasting happiness, and achieve the success you deserve in your career and in your personal life.

Growing up in poverty, Heather leapfrogged the tremendous obstacles in her life to reach the pinnacle of success in business—only to lose it all when she was fired by the villain who was her new boss. She has seen the worst of the worst when it comes to the destruction a toxic workplace can have on someone’s perception of themselves and their outlook for the future. In this book, she lights the beacon on your path toward stepping into and then stomping out your fear to reach your full potential—regardless of the level of trauma you’ve experienced or are currently experiencing in your workplace.

Overcome Your Villains will help you learn:

  • Heather’s 3-Step BAK process to evaluate your situation and identify a clear path forward.
  • How to deal with (or overcome) a toxic environment, whether that be at work, at home, or in your own head.

All the options you have to reach your full potential, and how to immediately start pursuing them.

About the Author

With more than 1 million downloads of her new podcast, Heather Monahan is a top podcaster, acclaimed keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and founder of Boss in Heels LLC. Having successfully climbed the corporate ladder for nearly 20 years, Heather Monahan is one of the few women to break the glass ceiling and claim her spot in the C-suite. As a Chief Revenue Officer in the media industry, Heather Monahan is a Glass Ceiling Award winner, was named one of the Most Influential Women in Radio in 2017, and Thrive Global named her a Limit Breaking Female Founder in 2018.

Her show, Creating Confidence with Heather Monahan, inspired by her first book, Confidence Creator, debuted in May 2019 on PodcastOne, the largest podcasting company in the U.S. Guests include entrepreneur icon Gary Vaynerchuk, hedge fund manager and bestselling author James Altucher, Ryan Serhant—star of Million Dollar Listing NYC, and Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx. The show topped the charts 48 hours after launch, taking New and Noteworthy in the Business category on the Apple iTunes podcast charts. Hometown: Miami, FL

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1 - A New Me
  • Chapter 2 - Create Confidence in Three Easy Steps
  • Chapter 3 - Return Others' Self-Limiting Beliefs
  • Chapter 4 - Make Your Bucket List Real
  • Chapter 5 - Take Others Off the Pedestal and Level Your Playing Field
  • Chapter 6 - Get Empowered by Seeing Your Value Through Others' Eyes
  • Chapter 7 - Find Certainty Within
  • Chapter 8 - The House Heather Built
  • Chapter 9 - Stick to the Facts-Memories Are Distorted
  • Chapter 10 - Face Your Fear-It's the Answer You're Looking For
  • Exercise #1 Turn Negativity into Neutral Thoughts
  • Chapter 11 - A Thirty-Day Plan to Achieve Your Success
  • Chapter 12 - The Magic Is in Your Follow-Up
  • Chapter 13 - Eliminate Obstacles by Focusing on Solutions
  • Chapter 14 - Do the Things That Create Confidence and Avoid the Things That Chip Away at It
  • Chapter 15 - Create Opportunity by Taking Action
  • Chapter 16 - Own Your Vision, State Your Claim
  • Chapter 17 - Don't Hide from the Haters
  • Chapter 18 - Defeat the Villain Within
  • Exercise #2 Regain Confidence and Assert Your Value
  • Chapter 19 - Carry Your Expertise to New Arenas
  • Chapter 20 - Identify Your Frenemy and Take Action
  • Chapter 21 - Put It Out to the Universe and Success Will Find You
  • Chapter 22 - Show Up As the Real You
  • Chapter 23 - Just Think Bigger!
  • Chapter 24 - Set Expectations Up Front
  • Chapter 25 - Things Don't Happen Overnight
  • Chapter 26 - What Will Your Legacy Be?
  • Exercise #3 Pursue Your Dreams with a Growth Mindset