In this episode, James Martell talks with Tequila Dodard from Stand Out Be YOU! about "How to Rekindle Your Passion to Achieve Your Dreams".
Do you want more in your life? Do you want to spend more time with family and feel happier? Or, are you doing the same thing year after year?
If yu answered YES to any of those questions, you will love what Tequila has to say about rekindling your passion to build your dreams. Tequila has the gift to teach people how to break out of their fear, and go after their dreams. She wants to encourage you to be who you are because there is no one like you! In this episode she dives into waking up your dreams, starting with taking the time to learn and share your own story.
Talking about your own story is a skill and does not always come naturally, but having a story connects you with other people, and is the platform for having your dreams come true. Do you want to travel more, spend more time with family and friends? What is your plan? After identifying why what YOU truly want, she gives practical tips to fullfill those dreams you have, and impact the world.
What Is Your Story?
You need to have a story. Tequila shares why It is so hard for us to put ourselves out there, but you don't have to be perfect! With the world of Social media, people want to know who they are dealing with. Too often, people present themselves as having a pretty amazing life, but Tequila says to show your hiccups, as they build our character and make us who we are today. People want to see how you are real, with all your faults and growing pains.
Tiny life lessons - "When you love who you are, you can give so much more love to other people".
How to Craft Your Own Story
People remember stories! We all have a part to play in our lives and in the lives of other people. People relate to people and want that connection. We relate the most through our stories. Get down to the root and heart of who you are, not what other people think we should be. Tequila shares some concrete tips and gives examples of how to craft your own story, then where to take it from there.
"The best things in life happen on the other side of fear".
How to Rekindle Your Passion - Where To Start
Tequila talks about how we get SO comfortable doing the same things day after day. It is scary when we have a dream, but do not know where to start. Tequila talks about how to get through this fear. She discusses her own fears getting started online, but what impact she has had with others. She explains how she creates her personal goals and keeps herself in check.
About Tequila And Making Money
Tequila wants to help you be your best you in business and life! Her podcast, currently has 35 episodes and she shares a brilliant way to turn her podcast guests into customers while building her community. She talks about how she monetizes her website and how her offline skills transitioned into online profit. She shares what areas of your business need to be connected and why you need to understand the cycle of your customer.
Listen to learn:
- How to rekindle your passion and wake up a dream
- Why fear stops people in their tracks and how to overcome it
- Why you need to know YOUR own story to connect with others
- How to get to the root and heart of who you are to craft your own story
- Ways to monetize that dream