Episode 39 – Josselyne Herman-Saccio
Josselyne Herman-Saccio is a master coach in the Art Of Being Unmessablewith no matter what life throws at you.
She has spent over 30 years as an entrepreneur, author, coach, leader and designer of transformative programs.
Her mission is to empower people to live the life of their dreams NOW, versus someday and develop themselves to be “unmessablewith” in the process.
A former pop singer and songwriter, Josselyne and her group recorded the hit That’s What Love Can Do which was the Billboard #1 song in America. She works as a personal manager for actors, writers, directors and recording artists, and has worked as a marketing and branding expert, entertainment producer and casting director. She has produced hundreds of commercials, television shows as well as feature films including Anne B. Real which won dozens of film festival awards and was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature under $500K and for the PRISM award honoring the Art Of Making A Difference.
Josselyne has raised close to $90 million dollars for various non-profits and in 2001 produced the first annual live benefit gala for FAMILIES OF FREEDOM, a scholarship fund to benefit the children affected by 9/11 and was named NEW YORKER OF THE WEEK.
She is also founder of the non-profit organization UNITED GLOBAL SHIFT that is committed to shifting what is possible for humanity by shifting from fear, survival and scarcity to possibility, partnership and peace. She leads programs around the world to cultivate and empower leadership and source sustainable results.
She is the author of several books including Peace Promises: 30 Days to a more peaceful life , THE PROMISE EFFECT: How to create a life that wasn’t going to happen anyway with Susan Woldman Elfer and SO YOU WANNA BE A NEW YORK ACTOR: The New York Actors Guide to The Career of Their Dreams While Paying the Rent.
She has appeared in dozens of media outlets including ABC, NBC, CBS, Wall Street Journal, New Yorker Magazine, The New York Times, Fast Money to name a few, as well as having her TEDX Talk, Abracadabra: Living the life of your dreams NOW not someday.
A wife and mother of three and a native New Yorker, Josselyne lives in Manhattan with her husband and children.
In this episode, Josselyne and I chatted about:
- Her leadership roles
- Her leadership style
- Her leadership journey
- The leaders that helped her rise
- The challenges she faced on her journey
- How she navigated those challenges
- How she thinks you can become a strong and kind leader
- Her ‘take home’ leadership messages for the listeners, and
- What she is currently excited to be working on.
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He has co-written a new online course entitled ‘How to be Assertive, Maintain Boundaries, and Say “No!”‘ which can be accessed instantly here for only £55/$70: