AIP026 | How Self-Sabotage Affects the Actor and What to Do about It – with Jenn Lederer

Jenn Lederer
Jenn Lederer

Life and career coach Jenn Lederer talks with host Ben Hauck about self-sabotage and how it affects actors and their career pursuits. In the interview, Jenn explains what self-sabotage is and its psychological origins, offering up overt and subtle examples of self-sabotage especially as they relate to the actor.  When it comes to finding what goals you really want to pursue,Jenn goes into the negative results of self-sabotage, but she also details some of the benefits of self-sabotage. Sharing tips for diagnosing your own attempts to sabotage yourself, Jenn goes into the possibilities for actors who overcome their self-sabotage. Finally, Jenn talks about her program FIVE Minutes to FREEDOM, which includes downloadable meditations on self-sabotage and other topics.

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Jenn Lederer’s Bio
Jenn Lederer
Jenn Lederer

Jenn Lederer is a Life + Career Coach for Creative Entrepreneurs. When she isn’t travelling the globe for cool speaking events, Jenn’s home base is New York City where she works 1:1 with clients from all over the world helping them build the Life + Career of their Dreams.  Jenn is also the writer + host of Weekly Alignment, a weekly web series that takes a satirical look at the world of entrepreneurship, self-help, and spirituality.

Jenn Lederer’s Meditation Program

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Nisha Moodley

Jenn mentions Nisha Moodley as one of her mentors in talking about self-sabotage.

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