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A Year Long Journey with Mike Iamele (month 6 update)

Every day, we hear stories inspiring stories from the Fabulous community so today we’re launching the “episodic” series of Mike Iamle as he navigates through the Fabulous app. Mike, 31, is a self-employed entrepreneur helping artists, entrepreneurs, and visionaries of all kinds discover their unique genius so they can build a life and business around that genius. He lives in Massachusetts with his husband and…

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Your Fabulous Stories: Part 3 (Final)

We love Fabulous users. Not only do we believe we have the best community (though we are a little biased), we’ve seen you guys time and time again overcome unbelievable odds and grow into the best versions of yourselves. Your Fabulous stories inspire us every day. Now we want you to inspire each other. Here is the final of a three part series that highlight…

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Your Fabulous Stories: Part 2 of 3

We love Fabulous users. Not only do we believe we have the best community (though we are a little biased), we’ve seen you guys time and time again overcome unbelievable odds and grow into the best versions of yourselves. Your Fabulous stories inspire us every day. Now we want you to inspire each other. Nicole Berwick (Williams) (46, Australia) My husband left me in January…

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Sheryl Sandberg’s Lessons on Dealing with Grief and Stress

Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, is someone we particularly appreciate. In 2015, while she was vacationing in Mexico with her husband Dave Goldberg, the CEO of SurveyMonkey, he fell while exercising, hit his head, and tragically lost his life. She experienced a profound period of hardship, but at the same time, she was willing to share this emotion in order to help other people by…

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How 5 Fabulous Strangers Embarked on an Unexpected Journey (Part 2)

Denice Davidson, 41, United States I started fabulous a long time ago when I was going through life changes and just needed a boost to motivate me. I wasn’t always this way. At that time I became healthier. I lost weight, and found a running partner to compete in races with. The app worked great and I was happy with my new norm. When I…

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How 4 Fabulous Strangers Embarked on an Unexpected Journey (Part 1)

Himanshu Walia, 30, France I recently moved to Paris from London with my family. Relocating with family is never an easy feat. It involved months of planning and, even then, it took us long to settle in here. As a result I wasn’t getting any exercise and living on junk food. Though I have always enjoyed an active lifestyle, I have never able to make…

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Me, a Backpack, and a Destination

The chilly morning air burns my face when a sharp and powerful gust sends my hair flying in all directions. I don’t mind it; the weather is cold now but won’t be for long and by the time midday hits I’ll be wishing for the chill. I didn’t feel prepared for this trip, but no one is really prepared for a life-changing journey. Life-changing journeys…

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Dr John Izzo on Burnout, Mindfulness, and Finding Life Balance

Over the last 20 years, Dr. John Izzo has spoken to over one million people about finding a life balance in their working environments. Author of the Five Thieves of Happiness, his vision is to help businesses build sustainable environments that create net-positive impacts on people and the world. This is his story. — Growing up in Staten Island, NY with my mom, I always…

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