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OnPurposeJoin Susyn Reeve and Rikk Hansen as they open doors to discover and live a lifework that’s alive with purpose. Susyn and Rikk share compelling conversations with midlife professionals, entrepreneurs, experts and authors successfully doing work that expresses their purpose and passion. Learn the secrets and resources from their stories and experience to inspire your on-purpose success.

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Susyn Reeve

Susyn Reeve

Susyn Reeve, is the creator of The Self Esteem ToolKit, best-selling author of The Inspired Life:  Unleashing Your Mind’s Capacity for Joy and award winning author of Choose Peace & Happiness. She has 35 years experience as a Corporate Consultant, Coach and InterFaith Minister. Her clients have included: American Express, New York University, Exxon, Continental Airlines, The Metropolitan Museum and YPO (Young Presidents Organization).

As a teen she wrote in her journal, “What would the world be like if everyone loved themselves?”  This question has informed her commitment to partner with clients and guide them in cultivating a life grounded in purpose and passion.

 She has apprenticed and worked with don Miguel Ruiz (The Four Agreements); Katherine Woodward Thomas (Calling in “The One”) and studied with Joseph Campbell, Jean Houston and Robert Fritz.  She has been a delegate to the UN Commission on the Status of Women, and adjunct Associate Professor of Management at New York University Management Institute.



Rikk Hansen

Rikk Hansen

Rikk Hansen is one of the nation’s leading experts in guiding midlife professionals and entrepreneurs to discover a lifework that’s really their CALLING. During his 26 years in the career and leadership development field he has guided thousands of women and men through major lifework transitions – to rekindle purpose and passion for their next lifework chapter.

In the early 90’s Rikk co-founded Centerpoint Institute for Life and Career Renewal, an innovative nonprofit that became the primary mid-career transition resource in the Greater Seattle area. His work at Centerpoint received national media attention, and recognition from career development leaders, including Richard Bolles, author of What Color is Your Parachute?.

Currently, as founder at Brilliant NEXT, he has pioneered a trademarked system called “New Fire Discover” that guides mid-career women and men to find certainty of purpose and exciting direction for their next fulfilling work – in a short period of time and despite any obstacles, fears, or doubt.



Why do I need a why?

Week 1 of 2020 ends today, how are you doing? Have you stuck with your resolutions? Have you added new resolutions to your list? Have you tweaked the ones you made? Are you still trying to figure out how to start? Changing usually is easier said than done. We get into...

Healthy living starts from within

Happy New Year!! 2020 is officially here. A clean slate that has 365 new opportunities patiently sits before you as you decide what you want. Have you decided this is the year to make some changes towards living healthier? Are you sitting in overwhelm thinking about...

Allow me to introduce myself

Who am I? My smart ass self always instantly wants to reply Jean Valjean but that’s my love of theater coming through 🤓 My name is Frances I am 42 and live in the beautiful county of San Luis Obispo in Ca. By day I work for Central Coast Medical Aesthetics...

What is My Soul’s Purpose? Your Divine Blueprint

Is purpose a burning question for you currently? Are you seeking to go beyond the surface and live from the depth of your Soul? “You were born with everything you need to create the life of your dreams and live your soul’s purpose.” Says Shellie Nelson, our guest on...

What Makes You Come Alive? – Journey of Discovery

Is it really possible for work to express your passion and unique gifts?  What’s the revolution going on in our relationship with work?  Join us on the On Purpose Show as we interview Sean Aiken, creator of The One Week Job Project – an inspiring journey across North...

Tame the Restless Mind

Are you wanting to grow but find that old patterns and negative thoughts are in the way to living your purpose? How can energy healing and emotional release bring freedom to live the potential you sense?

 Join us for an engaging On Purpose Show interview with Laura...

Marriage Lifeline: Re-finding Purpose Together

Is your marriage in choppy water, or even in a full storm you"re not sure the relationship will survive?   “Very often a change of self is needed, more than a change of spouse” ~ Ana Loiselle This week's On Purpose Show guest, Ana Loiselle, better known as the...

Between-Dreams: Discovering Passionate New Direction

Are you in-limbo with lifework direction?  Have you outgrown a past dream, know what you don’t want, yet haven’t found a clear and passionate new dream?   If so, this Special Episode of The On Purpose Show is for you. Susyn Reeve and Rikk Hansen will explore this...

Catching Optimism

Are you seduced by worry and uncertainty on your way to living your Calling? Are you ready for a dose of optimism? Then you'll want to catch a dose of optimism from this weeks On Purpose Show with our inspiring guest, David Mezzapelle, author of Contagious Optimism: ...

What Are You Waiting For?

Feel like you’re stuck in waiting mode with your dreams? And how do you stay on-purpose despite the big things life can throw in the way? Join us for an inspiring On Purpose Show interview with Kristen Moeller, as we explore what can keep you from finding and living...

The Gift of a Guide: The Power of Mentor on the Journey to Purpose

On the path to purpose fear and uncertainty can be constant companions – this is when a guide who is familiar with the terrain can be your cheerleader and source of on-going support.   This week’s, (October 31, 2013) On Purpose conversation is with Dr. Linda Stillman,...

Take Back Your LIFE: From Burnout to True Balance

Do you feel like, with all life’s obligations, demands, and responsibilities, that you’ve lost your SELF? Have the needs of others taken over your life – leaving nothing left over for your own joy and purpose? Melissa Heisler, our guest on this week’s On Purpose radio...
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