This is episode 159 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.

Scout Sobel is the founder of Scout’s Agency, the host of the SCOUT podcast, and the co-host of the Okay Sis podcast. She is an absolute trailblazer in the media industry for utilizing podcasts as a powerful form of PR. After starting Okay Sis, Scout fell in love with spreading women’s stories and identified the rising popularity and influence of podcasting. From this passion, Scout’s Agency was born. With an emphasis on podcast PR for women entrepreneurs, podcasters, and brands; Scout’s Agency helps women tell their brand stories so that they can reach new audiences and shine as leaders in their field.

Most recently, Scout wrote a book called, The Emotional Entrepreneur. This book provides the mindset pieces and emotional tools that Scout has learned that have helped her succeed in business. In this episode, Scout speaks about her experiences as an emotional entrepreneur, her new book, how to focus on the fun side of entrepreneurship, her advice for self-promoting and marketing, the common thread between all successful female entrepreneurs, and much more!


Key Takeaways

[:29] About today’s episode with Scout Sobel.

[1:44] Pam welcomes Scout to the podcast!

[2:23] How did entrepreneurship help Scout with her bipolar disorder?

[6:18] Scout shares about the process of writing her new book, The Emotional Entrepreneur.

[9:10] How did Scout step into her identity and accept her bipolar disorder?

[13:56] The common thread between successful female entrepreneurs.

[15:16] About Pam’s book, Rich Girl Poor Girl.

[15:37] Does everyone have a book inside of themselves?

[15:43] Scout’s advice and insights around self-promoting and marketing yourself.

[17:41] How Scout stays in the ‘fun side’ of entrepreneurship.

[21:41] Scout’s philosophy on pursuing your dreams.

[22:43] Scout shares how she hopes her new book, The Emotional Entrepreneur, will help others.

[24:21] Is there magic in the world?

[27:03] The power of journaling.

[29:57] How to learn more about Scout and find her new book.


Mentioned in this Episode

Scout Sobel

Scouts Agency

The Emotional Entrepreneur, by Scout Sobel

Scout Sobels Instagram

Okay Sis Podcast

SCOUT Podcast


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