441: You Are Capable With Joss Bacalla

Joss Bacalla is the founder of JossBecause which is  a lifestyle and entertainment website. From fashion and beauty tips, to You Are Capable With Joss Bacallainterviews with interesting minds, she thrives to create and evoke discussion.  With the help of passionate and vibrant contributors, Joss hopes to inspire, entertain, and spread a little bit of humor, just because.  Born and raised in Toronto, Ontario she has spent most of her life binge-watching 80s sitcoms. She knew she wanted to work in television and create content at a young age.  Joss launched her career Producing at Canada’s leading television networks for The Grammy Awards and The Toronto International Film Festival. Now living in Los Angeles, she is pursuing her passion with JossBecause.

Joss shares how starting her blog, JossBecause, has helped her realize what she is capable of creating is she believes in herself and take action.  Check out her episode to listen to her story.


Joss Bacalla is the founder of JossBecause.

Cultural Background

Joss is of Filipina descent.

Favorite Self Confidence Quote

If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.

If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.

Definition of Self Confidence

Self confidence is about loving yourself. If you learn to love yourself, motivate yourself, and believe that you’re good enough, think of all the things you can accomplish.

Her Life Before the Discovery of Self Confidence

Joss would constantly compare herself to everyone.  She measured her success to other peoples.  She never thought she was pretty enough, or smart enough, or capable the way other women were and it seriously affected her. 

The “AHA” Moment

When Joss started JossBecause, that was the first time she realized that she has the capability to do anything she sets her mind to.

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Her Life After the Discovery of Self Confidence

Life is incredibly refreshing for Joss. The women that she would compare herself to, or be jealous of, they’ve become her peers and they now all support each other. It’s a beautiful thing. You learn that comparing yourself to successful women does nothing, but supporting women, that’s when the magic happens!

The One Self Confidence Tip For the Listener

Remember that you are just as capable as anyone else, never devalue your accomplishments, and do you!

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