THRIVE, a Paychex Business Podcast

Mind, Body, Spirit. Empower Your Business with Mental Wellness

March 8, 2022

As an entrepreneur, how can you fuel personal and professional success for yourself, your team, and your business? According to Bershan Shaw, an international motivational speaker, business coach, author, entrepreneur, and tech founder, also seen on “Real Housewives of New York City,” the source is mindset, mental health, and motivation. Hear how this two-time breast cancer “thriver” developed the “URAWarrior” mindset and how committing to mental, physical, and spiritual health has fueled success for herself, her team, and her multiple business endeavors. Learn more about her mental wellness app, URAWarrior, and the advice she offers business owners on vision, passion, teamwork, and the daily tools that help you thrive.   

Topics include:

0:39 - What is the URAWarrior app and method?
2:48 - Mental health for business owners
5:24 - B2B partnerships in place and available
6:17 - Warrior Training International
7:50 - Unstoppable Warrior Woman book and stories
8:33 - How cancer catapulted Bershan forward
11:32 - Mind, body, spirit, business ties together
13:46 - Valuing, motivating, leading your team
15:54 - Delegation and vision fuel entrepreneurship
18:42 - Advice to empower young entrepreneurs


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