This is episode 138 of the Pam Sowder Podcast, with your host, Pam Sowder! Pam has over 2 decades of field and corporate experience and was voted one of the most influential women in direct selling. She helps match the daily needs of distributors to everyday life challenges.

Pam is joined by someone from her hometown today! Brian Bosché is the CEO and co-founder of The Purpose Company; a management consultancy aimed at helping leaders and their teams discover their exact purpose and experience a total life breakthrough. His newest book, The Purpose Factor: Extreme Clarity for Why You’re Here and What to Do About It, was named as one of USA Today’s top 20 books for taking your life to the next level in 2021!

If you’re struggling with finding your life’s purpose, revamping your business, or sustaining consistent growth (both personally and professionally) you won’t want to miss out on this conversation with Brian Bosché! In this conversation, Brian shares how we can begin to discover our life’s purpose, how we can shift our mindset and lifestyle habits to become more productive than ever, advice on overcoming trauma, and how to discover your origin story. He also shares why ‘following your passion’ is bad advice, the 7 to 1 rule, why simply finding your purpose is not enough, and how you can leverage the power of vulnerability. You will definitely need to get out your pen and paper for this one!


Key Takeaways

[:01] About today’s episode with special guest Brian Bosché.

[:43] Pam welcomes Brian to the podcast!

[1:09] How can we find our purpose? And why is it so important to find your purpose?

[2:13] Did Brian ever make the mistakes of thinking his purpose was to simply ‘make money?’

[3:16] Why did Brian’s first business fall apart? Why was ‘making it all about the money’ actually selling himself short?

[4:28] How did Brian revamp his life and business?

[7:05] Can anyone change their lives?

[8:28] Brian shares how we can begin to put into practice active change and growth (both personally and professionally) — and how we can sustain it!

[10:21] How can we begin changing our mindset and lifestyle habits?

[12:16] Remember to hit subscribe and submit your questions to!

[12:32] Brian shares more tips on how we can begin to shift our mindset in powerful ways.

[13:59] Why is ‘follow your passion’ bad advice?

[16:28] Why simply finding your purpose is not enough!

[18:31] Where to order your copy of Pam’s book, Rich Girl, Poor Girl!

[18:54] One of the four elements of purpose that Brian talks about is your origin story. What is an origin story and how do you find out what yours is?

[22:32] Brian shares some of the ways he dealt with his trauma before overcoming it, and how he navigated his way to overcoming his trauma.

[25:11] The power of vulnerability.

[25:50] Brain explains the 7 to 1 rule and how to leverage it.

[29:51] What in your life needs to go?

[30:00] Brian offers a final piece of advice for listeners.

[31:03] Where to find Brian and his book online!


Mentioned in this Episode

It Works

The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here For?, Rick Warren

The Purpose Company

7-Figure Purpose: Live at Your Full Potential and Step Into Your Purpose Facebook Group

Rich Girl Poor Girl: How to Become the Rich Girl You Were Always Meant to Be, by Pam Sowder

The Purpose Factor: Extreme Clarity for Why Youre Here and What to Do About It, by Brian Bosché and Gabrielle Bosché


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