This is episode 96 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.


Join Pam today for another insightful #AskPam episode! In this edition, Pam is answering questions from listeners all about overcoming their current struggles around the coronavirus pandemic. She gives advice on how to push through the hard times and continue inspiring your team as a leader, how to keep your team pumped up and positive, and how to keep growing your business and team given the current circumstances. She also answers: “What is a day in your life like?”, “What kind of sacrifices did you have to make when you were first building your business?”, “What advice would you give your younger self?”, and more!


If you have your own #AskPam question, be sure to reach out to her through her website or on Twitter at @ItWorksPam using the hashtags #askpam and #pamsowder! Pam loves all of your questions and can’t wait to get to even more in a future #AskPam episode!


Key Takeaways

[:32] Pam welcomes listeners to another #AskPam episode and shares how to submit questions.

[:51] Pam answers her first question: “How much time did you sacrifice from your family while building your business? And what kind of sacrifices, other than time, were made?”

[4:44] A listener asks Pam: “What would you do in a situation where your mental health is at a low and you don’t know what to do to come out of it?”

[7:14] Pam answers some questions from listener, Crystal: “What is a day in your life like? When you first started, how did you run your day? And what has been the biggest lesson you’ve learned from when you first started? Additionally, what advice would you give your younger self?

[15:50] Pam answers another great listener question: “How can I, as a leader, inspire my team to keep pushing through the slow times, as well as the hard times, to keep crushing their goals?”

[18:44] Pam answers a question from listener, Sarah: “How do you keep your team pumped up and positive during this time?”

[19:58] Listener, Amanda, asks: “When you find yourself in a funk, what is your go-to personal development strategy?”

[21:00] Listener, Jasmine, asks: “What’s the best advice you would give someone who wants to revamp their social media to better support their business?”

[22:37] Pam answers her final listener question for the episode: “Given the time we’re in, how can I keep pushing and growing my team?”


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