If you’ve ever dreamed of starting your own business
this is your time!
Find your community and your inspiration.

Shann Nix Jones started Chuckling Goat, an explosively successful multi-million-pound business, on her own kitchen table, with no money and no previous business experience. In this free book club, Shann will share her secrets to success, one step at a time.

Shann will guide you through a 13 week journey of launching your own business, answering questions including:

Join the live conversation every Friday at 10 am. We'll be working our way through the book, one chapter at a time. Catch up on missed chapters at your leisure.

3 lucky attendees will receive a goody bag full of Chuckling Goat gifts. Join us!

Catch-up On Previous Chapters

Step 1: Clear your table!

Friday, September 25th @ 10:00 am

Open and closed brain loops, and why they matter. Here’s how to hack your own brain function to get yourself moving forwards.

  • Why is it important to clear your kitchen table?
  • What is a brain loop, and why does it matter?
  • Are you a loop opener, or closer?

Step 2: Create a Beautiful Morning Routine

Friday, October 2nd @ 10:00 am

Ravish your senses to gain productivity. Make it delicious! How to find an extra hour in your day.

  • How can you add another hour to your day?
  • What are you doing at night that is killing your productivity?
  • How can you set your own agenda?

Step 3: Start Living Your Best Life Now

Friday, October 9th @ 10:00 am

There’s no time to waste. You want to start living by your own values now. But...what are they, exactly? Here’s how to figure it out. Value-based scheduling.

  • What does success really look like, for you?
  • What are your values?
  • Are you living your life according to your own values?

Step 4: What Is Your Business?

Friday, October 16th @ 10:00 am

Here’s a tool to help you figure out exactly what your business should be. Your own personal Five 5-direction Directions compass.

  • How do you know what your business should be?
  • What is a heart-led business?
  • Why should you never compromise your values?

Step 5: Flipping the Negative Belief Pancake

Friday, October 23rd @ 10:00 am

What’s holding you back from getting your boots on the road? Is it a negative belief? Here’s how to flip it on its head and make it work for you.

  • What negative beliefs are holding you back?
  • How can you flip those beliefs to pull you forward?
  • What is the power of asking “What if?”

Step 6: Boots on the Road - Take Your First Steps!

Friday, October 30th @ 10:00 am

There’s a difference between dreaming about it – and actually doing it. Get the courage to move forwards. Dirt is the flavour. How to put a price on your work. How to put your face on your business.

  • Why is now the right time to start your business?
  • How do you push away from the “fantasy curve”?
  • How do you put a price on your work?

Step 7: Learn to TAT - Turn Obstacles into Opportunities!

Friday, November 6th @ 10:00 am

Learn to TAT – or ‘Try, Assess, Tweak’. Embracing change. The meaning of failure. You’re just trying it. – and that’s okay! Here’s how to convert every obstacle into a launch pad. What to do if you fail.

  • How do you develop your own best practice?
  • How do you turn every obstacle into an opportunity?
  • How do you take what’s working, and do more of that?

Step 8: How to Motivate Yourself

Friday, November 13th @ 10:00 am

The secret tech tool that will allow you to accomplish almost anything. And guess what – you probably already own one! Create your own structure. Be immaculate. Rock your uniform. Hit your marks.

  • How do you deal with overwhelm?
  • How do you turn a to-do list into a plan?
  • What’s the secret motivational tool that you probably already own?

Step 9: How to Deal with Difficult People

Friday, November 20th @ 10:00 am

Here’s how to get what you want. Do you have I-itis? Flipping the I-You ratio. How to have a difficult conversation. Raising the bar.

  • What do you need to know about your customer?
  • What do you do when people let you down?
  • What should you do when conflict occurs?

Step 10: Tap in to Your Hormonal Superpowers

Friday, November 27th @ 10:00 am

How to turn your PMS into a superpower. The power of resting. Harness the power of your hormonal ups-and-downs with the lunar workflow.

  • How can you turn your hormones into superpowers?
  • How can you re-establish connection with natural cycles?
  • How can your hormones help your business?

Step 11: Lean in to Your Emotions and Stop Trying to Avoid Pain

Friday, December 4th @ 10:00 am

Handling your emotions skilfully can be the key to unlocking your business’s potential. Here’s what you need to know. Why you shouldn’t leave all emotions at the door. Here’s what you need to know.

  • What’s the best way to deal with negative emotions in the workplace?
  • Why does avoiding negative emotions makes them stronger?
  • What’s the difference between pleasure and happiness?

Step 12: What to Do When Things Go Horribly Wrong

Friday, December 11th @ 10:00 am

Your crisis survival toolkit. The only question you ever need to ask.

  • What’s the only question you should ask when things go wrong?
  • How can you benefit when crisis occurs?
  • What’s your secret weapon in times of crisis?

Step 13: How to Make the Right Decision Every Time

Friday, December 18th @ 10:00 am

When you work for yourself, you’re going to have to learn to tune in to your Inner Boss –. Here's how. Developing a ‘Surrender practice’.

  • How can you make the right decision every time?
  • Why is now the right time for you to step forward?
  • What should your business be heart-led?

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