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Sheri Salata - The Beautiful No

Sheri Salata joined host Elizabeth Hamilton Guarino on The Best Ever You Show to chat about her life and new book The Beautiful No. To listen to the show on free replay click here:

What happens when you realize you’ve had the career of your dreams, but you don’t have the life of your dreams? This was the stark reality facing Sheri Salata when she left her twenty-year stint at The Oprah Winfrey Show, Harpo Studios and the OWN network. She had dedicated decades to her dream job, and loved (almost) every minute of it, but had left the rest of her life gathering dust on the shelf.

SHERI SALATA is a writer/producer, cofounder of The Pillar Life and cohost of the podcast The Sheri + Nancy Show. Her current ventures are the evolution of her 20-year career with Oprah Winfrey. Her action-packed days as Executive Producer on The Oprah Winfrey Show were chronicled in the acclaimed docuseries Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes. Sheri also served as Co-President of Harpo Studios and OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network. Sheri has been named one of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business, The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment Power 100 and the 2017 Feminist Press Power Award winners. Sheri is living happily ever after in a magical town in northern California.

Sheri's new book The Beautiful No And Other Tales of Trial, Transcendence, and Transformation is a woman's roadmap to midlife reinvention, inspired by Salata's own journey of radical self-care and transformation after decades of single minded devotion to work over life.

(Note from Elizabeth)

I am also proud to issue my Elizabeth's Best Award for Excellence to Sheri Salata for her book The Beautiful No. Sheri takes the reader through her course correction which is real, raw and relatable.


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