Today’s guest on the Silver Linings Storycast is Deborah Austin of Deborah Austin Coaching and Consulting Services.

Deborah helps entrepreneurs, small business owners and professionals become confident and dynamic communicators. She is an award-winning speaker, writer, trainer, coach and consultant. Her mission involves helping people to have a greater impact in the world through enhanced communication and leadership skills.

Deborah is a communications expert, award-winning speaker, and highly involved in her community and volunteerism. She is a member of Toastmasters where she has held numerous leadership positions such as Education Ambassador, Public Relations Ambassador and president among numerous roles. She is member and part of the leadership team as an Ambassador of the eWomen Network (Toronto Chapter) an organization that supports and provides networking opportunities to women entrepreneurs and professionals. She is also the founder of two online networking groups called: The Visionary Women Entrepreneurs and Professionals network.

Listen in as Deborah shares her struggle to find fuel for her creative fire in her life, to be nurtured, challenged, to find the time and opportunity in her career and job, to fully express her creativity through her work and business. She discovered that being an entrepreneur, bringing something into the world that doesn’t exist without your effort, is constant stimulation of the creative muscle and has many benefits that come along with the struggles. To learn more about Deborah and give her feedback on her Silver Lining Story please visit

Debbie Horovitch

Debbie Horovitch is the creator & publisher of the bestselling series The Silver Linings Storybook,an anthology book of personal stories from business leaders. Interviews are published in articles and radio shows.