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The podcast for healthcare professionals who want to make a difference, make a living and still have the freedom to enjoy their lives. I'm your host, Chelsea Turgeon. In 2019, I dropped out of residency to travel the world. Now, I have an online business I'm wildly passionate about. I've generated >$250,000 in revenue in 2 years while living and working in 40+ countries. My mission is to help YOU, the frustrated, health professional find your authentic path to helping others and generating s ...
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Are you chained to the idea of not wasting your expensive medical degree? Imagine feeling liberated from the pressure to use your medical education in traditional, constrictive ways. In this episode, we explore why finding fulfillment in your career might mean stepping away from clinical practice and redefining what success means to you. Don’t let …
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Are you feeling burnt out and struggling to muster the energy to even meet basic needs? Feeling like you're just treading water in your career, drained by the demands yet unable to pinpoint why? Many in our field experience chronic burnout, often without recognizing the subtle signs until it's overwhelming. Join us in this energetic episode, where …
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Do you feel stuck when trying to figure out your next career steps? You don’t want to make the “wrong choice” (again) and end up wasting another 10+ years and $100,000 going down the “wrong path”. But then you feel so worried about making the wrong choice that you end up paralyzed doing nothing and remaining stuck in your current career switch. In …
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Have you ever thought about making a change in your career, only to be paralyzed by fear? Questions like, What if I fail? What if I'm not good enough? What if I can’t make enough money in my next career? The fear of the unknown can be paralyzing. Back in residency, I was considering making a change, and that terrified me. I was filled with fear of …
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Did you grow up hearing clichés like "Nobody likes their job" or "Work is just supposed to suck"? From a young age, we are conditioned to believe that adulthood means doing things you don’t want to do. But does that have to be true? In this episode, I interview Paul Millerd, thought leader and author of "The Pathless Path,”. He left a career in str…
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Ever found yourself daydreaming about ditching your job to travel and visit and these exotic places around the world? I was fully immersed in this fantasy. But then the reality of all my responsibilities would hit me. I've got over $100,000 in student loans. I've got a dog. And I would think, ugh, I can't just quit my job to go gallivanting around …
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Do you struggle with this frenetic pace of clinical medicine? Feeling like your day is just rushing from exam room to exam room every 15 minutes? Do you dream of practicing medicine at a slower pace? Of having time to address lifestyle and wellness topics instead of just prescribing medications? Of developing deep and meaningful relationships with …
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Are you one of those independent people? You are that person who takes care of it all and never has to ask for help. The person who just has it together. I used to be like that. The lone wolf. Trying to do everything myself. Until being so independent, essentially caused my entire life to fall apart In this episode of Hot Take Tuesdays, I'm talking…
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Do you ever feel like you're stuck in a cycle of living paycheck to paycheck? No matter how much you earn.. It's like the money flows in, but before you know it, it's gone. Leaving you feeling financially insecure and reliant on that steady paycheck. But what if I told you there's a way to break free from that cycle and live life on your own terms?…
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Ever found yourself in a job that drains your spirit just for the sake of financial security? As healthcare professionals, we've all faced the temptation of a high-paying role that sacrifices our happiness. In today’s Hot Take Tuesdays, we dive deep into the concept of the "prostitute archetype”. Think about what your choices are really costing you…
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This week I celebrated one year of being alcohol free. To start my sober life, I had to follow my gut feeling and choose not to drink, even though our society often revolves around alcohol. This has probably been my biggest challenge in authenticity to this day. And that's what I want to talk about on this episode. How do you find and follow your a…
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“I love my job but…… the hours are brutal, I hate dealing with insurance companies, the 15 min patient visits are way too rushed.” If you are feeling unsatisfied in your career, you probably have a similar list of complaints. And while you are completely justified in complaining about your current situation… I’m sure you’ve noticed that complaining…
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Have you ever dreamed of cutting your work hours, going part-time or maybe even taking a nice dreamy sabbatical- but then start feeling panicked by the money. You wish you could just win the lottery so you didn’t have to worry about money- because the reality is- with your current lifestyle, you need almost every single penny of your income just to…
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Are you feeling trapped by your hefty student loans, unsure of how to pursue a career change while still managing your debt? In today’s episode, I shared my journey of breaking free from the weight of student loans so I could leave residency. Tune in to see my secret for living my most authentic life, even with student loan debt. Book your FREE Car…
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You're doing all the right things but still feeling that disconnect between your values and the reality of medical practice? Do you sense a gap between what you envision medicine to be and what it truly is in its current state? In this episode, I interview Dr. Taylor Nichols, EM and addiction medicine physician to talk about some of the existential…
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Feeling torn about your next career step? Wondering if going back to school for another degree is the answer? Join me as I share my hot take on the higher education system. It's 2024, and the job market is evolving. In this episode you’ll discover why degrees are not always the answer; the trend for hiring that is on the rise; and the strategy that…
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Have you ever felt disappointed with how the healthcare system works? You went into medicine to help people, but it doesn’t feel like you are making the difference you wanted to. Our guest today, Dr. Katie Deming, knows exactly what that feels like. She worked for 16 years as a radiation oncologist and in healthcare leadership. From the outside, it…
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What if all the things you are doing to try and figure out your career direction… are actually moving you FURTHER away from the clarity you seek? You are spending your time scrolling through Google. Reading and re-reading the same uninspiring lists of “alternative careers for healthcare professionals”. asking other clinicians and coaches…. “what ar…
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Do you ever find yourself commiserating about how burned out or sleep deprived you are? Sometimes we aren’t just commiserating… we are actually competing. To see who slept the least and who worked the most. We wear our burn out like it’s a badge of honor. But does it have to be this way? Do we HAVE to keep sacrificing our health and happiness to be…
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We've made it to the end of our "Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness" series. Through out the series, we dived deep to really understand the root causes of career unhappiness. Understanding the "why" is crucial, but comes after that? Listen to this episode and I will tell you what to do next. Book your FREE Career Clarity Call: Ready to create a life …
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Day 8 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series, we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. Do you ever feel like you are helping people but don’t feel like you are adding value to the world? In this episode, we will discuss the signs and symptoms of contribu…
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Day 7 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series, we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. In this episode, we will discuss the second reason for your career dissatisfaction: misaligned strengths. We will uncover the signs and symptoms in order for you to id…
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Day 6 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series, we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. Ever wonder why some days at work leave you feeling like you've been punched in the gut? Or why, despite giving it your all, you come home feeling like something's jus…
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Day 5 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. In this episode, you’ll learn the three key pieces that MUST be in place for you to have a fulfilling career. If your career is not aligned with your values, your stren…
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Day 4 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. In this episode, Chelsea shares the difference between mindset work and mindfulness and how it can affect your perspective in your career. You will know the importance …
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Day 3 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series, we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. Have you felt like medicine is your true calling, but the system you're working in is just... broken? Does it feel like the system is blocking you from doing what you …
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Day 2 of the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness Podcast Series. Through this series, we will pinpoint exactly WHY you are unhappy in your career, so you can figure out your next steps. In this episode, we answer the question “Is burnout causing me to hate being a physician, or do I just hate being a physician?” I share why burnout is actually NOT the…
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Welcome to the Diagnose Your Career Unhappiness audio series. This audio series was created specifically for healthcare professionals who want to have more freedom and fulfillment in their careers in 2024. In this episode, Chelsea will help you answer the question, “WHY AM I UNHAPPY in my current career?” We will understand the root cause and ident…
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Have you ever felt overwhelmed by anxiety or depression during your medical journey? Feeling like you're without the right tools or time to address it? I've been there too, facing panic attacks during my first year of med school, feeling lost and unsure how to cope. And you may have encountered similar challenges. Perhaps you've attempted the recom…
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Feeling lost and directionless in your career path? Maybe you're in a place that doesn't feel quite right, and you're unsure of what comes next. You might be seeking answers externally and coming up short. In this episode, we discuss the importance of turning inward. You must connect to yourself and begin doing the inner work to understand what you…
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Is pursuing a career in medicine synonymous with sacrificing your passions and interests? Does it have to consume all aspects of your life? In this episode, we challenge these common beliefs and explore the possibility of a balanced, fulfilling life within the medical field. We share the story of Dr. Kristine Goins, a board-certified integrative ad…
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Welcome to the podcast for healthcare professionals who want to make a difference, make a living and still have the freedom to enjoy their lives. My name is Chelsea Turgeon. My mission is to help you, the frustrated health professional, find your authentic path to helping others and generating stable income without having to sacrifice your own heal…
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Are you a healthcare professional who dreams of more? Maybe you aspire to teach yoga, write a book, or yearn to travel the world while working remotely. However, you always find a reason to put it off. The dreams persist, like an incessant whisper, while you watch others live theirs. Why is it that some people seem to be living their dreams while o…
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If you have had a moment in the past year that made you realize you were TRAPPED in the wrong career. You’ve been contemplating leaving clinical medicine for a while now, but keep feeling held back because of the money, not knowing what your options are, or guilt at the idea of throwing away a degree that you’ve worked so hard for. This episode is …
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What could be different for you one year from now if you set in motion ONE powerful intention? Last year, I decided to focus on community and set the intention to “find my people”. This one intention sent me on an epic healing journey that has totally transformed my life for the better. In this episode I share How one goal setting workshop catalyze…
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Have you ever felt a level of burnout that doesn’t make sense for the physical hours that you are working? Maybe just two days after coming back from a vacation you already feel completely drained, or maybe you are working “part time” but still feel a deep level of exhaustion after your 2 day work week. Today’s episode is a recast based on one of m…
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How do you know when it’s time to quit your job? There are so many things that can keep us from really pulling the trigger on resigning from a job. Not having a clear direction for what’s next. Not being sure if YOUR the problem or if the workplace is the problem. Not sure exactly how to go about the process of quitting. This episode will help you …
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If you are in that place where you DREAD going into work everyday, this is the episode for you. It’s one of those episodes where I bring out the residency journal, and it is SO freaking powerful. So in this episode I read directly from my journal in September of 2018, right before I took my leave of absence. It will definitely provide you with a se…
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Do you want a career that gives you FREEDOM and FULFILLMENT, but feeltoo scared to take that leap into the unknown. It’s hard to walk away from a stable six figure salary. Plus, conventional wisdom says that working as a healthcare professional is the pinnacle of success and job security. Introducing, Dr. Chris Loo, a fellow residency drop out who …
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In this episode, I dive into my decision to take a hiatus from the podcast. It’s a decision that has been sooo hard to make, but is deeply rooted in a desire for growth and evolution. You’ll learn: The significance of taking a pause to reassess and realign Recognizing and honoring our SEASONS in life The importance of bold decision-making rooted in…
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Do you feel like you are an anxious person? That you are constantly bombarded by stressful situations that you don’t have control over? Experiencing stress and anxiety on a regular basis can lead to burnout and keep us from enjoying our lives. In the podcast this week, I am sharing an exclusive clip of a training that is inside the Burnout Recovery…
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Why are clinicians expected to work 24-hour shifts and 80+ hour work weeks? How are we supposed to survive (let alone thrive) while experiencing chronic sleep deprivation? My guest this week, Dr. Laura Vater, is a TEDx speaker, writer, practicing oncologist, and advocate for change in the healthcare system. Join us for an open, honest conversation …
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Recently I’ve noticed that some things have felt off in my business and it’s been causing frustration, overwhelm, and social media-related burnout. In this episode, I get super raw and honest with you as I share: how I started to notice that things were off what I’ve been doing to course-correct the 3 step process I use to bring myself back into al…
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Is fear of the unknown keeping you trapped in the wrong career? You aren’t fulfilled in your current work, but the idea of walking away from the familiar path feels paralyzing. For so many years, medicine has been the map of your life, without it- you worry that you’d be lost and directionless. In this podcast episode, I walk you through my step-by…
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Have you ever felt a deep longing for something more in your healthcare career, even if you're not sure where to begin? Do you find yourself daydreaming about breaking free from your current role, or even pursuing a completely different path in life? Do you yearn for greater fulfillment and purpose in your work? If you are feeling this way, remembe…
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In the past year, have you had a moment that made you feel like you were trapped in the wrong career? You are longing to find a career that gives you more freedom and fulfillment, but it doesn’t actually feel realistic. Maybe you have some career ideas, but most of them don’t feel actually attainable. You are trying so hard to be “realistic” about …
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Have you been stuck in analysis paralysis- not sure what career path to take? Or maybe you have a few different ideas and threads, but you aren’t sure how to turn it into something specific and tangible. You need to find a clear direction- but you aren’t sure how to go about doing that. In this episode I break down the #1 reason you are struggling …
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You may feel like you are completely stuck in a job that’s not the right fit for you. Like you are trapped with just no way out, but the good news is: the only thing actually keeping you trapped, is your beliefs. In this episode, I’ll help you start to deconstruct and poke holes in the three most common categories of beliefs that are keeping you tr…
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Do you ever feel like your finances are controlling you? “The money” is one of the most common reasons that we stay in careers we don’t enjoy. This is especially true for healthcare professionals, who have high student loan burdens. But you don’t have to stay stuck in financial fear and scarcity. In this episode, financial expert and pharmacist, Co…
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Do you feel stuck in analysis paralysis because you are so scared of making the wrong decision? In this episode, I share my recent personal experience of making a decision that didn't turn out as expected, but ultimately taught me valuable lessons. If you feel like there is so much pressure to get everything right on the first try, this episode wil…
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