About Phebe

Phebe Trotman is a successful and heart-centered entrepreneur based in Vancouver, Canada, who is passionate about helping others discover their joy.

In both her athletic and professional careers, Phebe’s personal success has been a testament that anything is possible with hard work, dedication, and a team-centered approach.

As an athlete, Phebe made a name for herself in the soccer world, achieving numerous awards and accolades. She has been inducted into the Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame as an athlete, honoured as a team member in the BC Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, and recognized on two teams in the Burnaby Sports Hall of Fame.

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"...The content is stupendous. Success is not just a dream, and reading this book shows you that through real-life stories of people who decided to Never Quit on a Bad Day..."

- Steven B.,

Business Analyst, Entrepreneur, and Speaker

"...As if creating the perfect recipe for your success, Phebe offers you strength and camaraderie within these pages..."

- Vanessa H.,

Top 50 Women Leaders in San Diego, COO of Higdon Group, Author, and Motivational Speaker

"I felt reminded and encouraged throughout my own success journey. The reflection pages are heartwarming and reawakening for the soul..."

- Kori B.,

Entrepreneur, Speaker, and Personal Growth Coach

"Thank you, Phebe Trotman, for writing this book. Reading heartfelt personal stories from so many who also went through situations where they contemplated quitting will encourage people to persevere..."

- Terry S.

Mother of 4, Wife, and Entrepreneur

"...By letting us all peek behind the curtain of perceived perfection, we get to see the real struggles and stories of perseverance that we can all draw inspiration from.  I can't wait to share it with people!"

- Michelle S.-T.

Teacher, Podcast Host, and Entrepreneur

"...Every chapter contains nuggets of gold, and is engaging & inspiring from the foreword to the afterword! Overall it left me feeling positive, inspired, excited and hopeful..."

- Renne A.

Entrepreneur, Teacher, & Coach

"What a fun read! You get a glimpse of the lives of many successful individuals and how they overcome their obstacles and realize their own potential! It never gets old! I saw my journey, my struggles and I was reminded that at this moment I'm at the right place! "

- Ivan H.

Entrepreneur, Consultant, and Lifelong Learner

"...Never Quit on a Bad Day is my new favourite mantra because I believe with the right people around you and at any moment and time, with dedication, consistency and resilience to preserve in difficult moments, we as humans can transform our lives."

- Efe F.

Coach, Founder of Odihi Foundation, and Speaker

"...It is not an over-the-top motivational cheerleader book but rather an optimistic and realistic nudge to follow our dreams and appreciate that fear is a natural part of achieving those dreams and navigating life..."

- Dr. Sarah W.

Naturopathic Doctor

"...In a world inundated with success blueprints, this book stands apart by shedding light on the often-overlooked facets of pain and failure that pave the way to achievement. It serves as an invaluable companion on those disheartening days when your goals or dreams appear unattainable and you're tempted to surrender..."

 - Renita D.

Investor & Entrepreneur

"...How to triumph over a tough day is literally the playbook of an entrepreneur.  I have heard the saying entrepreneurs jump off the cliff and build the wings on the way down.  Well this book gives you the instructions on building the wings..."

- John C.

CEO of Carlisle Staffing Consultants Corp.

"...As both a high-level athlete and a successful entrepreneur, Phebe has captured incredibly awe-inspiring stories from some of North America's greatest business minds. They not only provide insights into the success of their businesses but, more importantly, offer tips and guidance on how to persevere through challenging days."

- Liam C.

CMF Head Soccer Coach, Boys (Under 8 to Under 18) 

"...Never Quit on a Bad Day is brilliant!! The stories of determination, clarity, resilience, strength, and relationships are inspiring. Just when you feel like quitting, the actionable steps at the end of each chapter provide an opportunity for reflection and clarity..."

- Duette A.

RN, Educator, Entrepreneur, and Speaker

About The Author

Phebe Trotman

Phebe is also listed on the BC Soccer Heritage Roll of Honour and holds several titles, such as:

  • Two-time Master's National Champion

  • W-League Champion

  • W-League Player of the Year

  • Women's Premier League National Champion

  • Simon Fraser University Female Athlete of the Year

  • NAIA Champion

  • NAIA Championship finals MVP

  • NAIA Women’s Soccer Player of the Year

  • Two-time First Team All-American

  • Under-19 National Champion


Phebe is committed to promoting the game of soccer. She is actively shaping its future through her coaching and mentorship of the next generation of players and coaches.

Since 2009, Phebe has been leading the Coquitlam Metro-Ford Soccer Club Initiation Program for players aged three to seven years old. This program emphasizes skill development, physical literacy, and the improvement of psychomotor and cognitive skills, which prepare young players for success in the sport and in life.

In the business world, Phebe's drive and dedication propelled her to the top rank as an affiliate with her network marketing company. Phebe has received numerous company awards, including recognition as:

  • Global Distributor of the Year

  • Top International Customer Sponsor

  • Global Trainer of the Year

Phebe has also been featured in magazines such as Success From Home and Networking Times, as well as on the #1 Global Podcast, “MLM Nation”, and in the book, The Four Year Career for Women.

A champion for personal growth, Phebe believes that reaching one's full potential creates a ripple effect of inspiration and motivation. She is passionate about helping others on their own journeys to unlocking their potential and living their best lives.

With her dedication to empowering others, Phebe is a powerful force for positive change.