S04E07

Connecting With The Truth with Kailei Carr

“I Wanted To Use What I Had Been Uniquely Gifted With And Had In My Experience, To Help Other People” - Kailei Carr

Kailei Carr is the CEO and Founder of The Asbury Group, a transformational leadership development firm specializing in working with women of color. Her signature approach to leadership presence which is grounded in one’s personal power and cultivated from the inside out has helped high potential leaders around the globe thrive and advance to the most senior ranks. When she’s not facilitating leadership development programs or speaking at conferences and corporations, Kailei can be found hosting her podcast, Beyond the Business Suit, which has more than 200 episodes and has been downloaded in 100 + countries

In this episode, Kailei Carr, the CEO, and Founder of The Asbury Group, talks about unlocking the full potential God has put inside each of us and how she first discovered her gift of YES! Kailei shares her experience of learning how to level up and finding the leader within. Plus the challenges the past year has given and how we can use this time to focus on Being rather than Doing and connect with the truth!

“We Really Need To Take Care Of Our Spirit So That We Can Be, And Not Get Caught Up In The Doing All The Time.” - Kailei Carr

Timestamps

  • 1:44 How Kailei found her YES! to start her work with women
  • 7:07 “I wanted to use what I had been uniquely gifted with and had in my experience, to help other people” - Kailei Carr
  • 10:57 “We really need to take care of our spirit so that we can Be and not get caught up in the Doing all the time.” - Kailei Carr
  • 11:59 Nicole’s Be The Answer Event online to build your business
  • 13:49 Kailei’s pivot past her comfort zone to level up her business
  • 22:21 Three tips from Kailei on how to say YES! to what you have inside of yourself
  • 24:55 “Courageously doesn’t mean doing it without fear, it’s doing it in spite of fear.” - Kailei Carr

“Courageously Doesn’t Mean Doing It Without Fear, It’s Doing It In Spite Of Fear.” - Kailei Carr

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S04E06

It Does Not Come Unopposed With Janice Anderson

“Even When Standing On The Truth And What You Believe God Is Telling You To Do, It Doesn’t Come Unopposed” - Janice Anderson

Janice Anderson is CEO of Moruwa Consulting and is a speaker, trainer, and brand strategist. Janice and her team have created powerful strategies and products that equip leaders with the tools necessary to build, brand, and expand their vision.

Most recently, Janice answered her call to serve women in a more public way. Janice is the founder of Significant Life, a community designed to help women live, lead, and serve from an anchored place through MySignificantLife.com

In this episode, I chat with Janice about how she was able to recognize when and how God was telling her to move forward into a new path and how you too can stand in your Truth without settling for less or allowing others to stop you.

“Leading With Christ, Shouldn’t Mean I Settle For Less” - Janice Anderson

Time Stamps:

  • 2:20 How standing in her Truth, changed Janice’s ability to say YES!
  • 2:44 “Even when standing on The Truth and what you believe God is telling you to do, It doesn’t come unopposed” - Janice Anderson
  • 13:50 Brilliance Road map quiz with Nicole Roberts Jones
  • 15:34 “Leading with Christ, shouldn’t mean I settle for less” - Janice Anderson
  • 18:17 Janice shares her “wake-up call” from God!
  • 22:36 “I was only limited by what I was willing to go and gather” - Janice Anderson

“I Was Only Limited By What I Was Willing To Go And Gather” - Janice Anderson

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S04E05

Get Over I Got It With Elayne Fluker

“Things That Are Hard For All Of Us To Ask For, Are; Love And Support” - Elayne Fluker

After working in media as a journalist for more than 20 years, Elayne Fluker launched a business that is firmly planted in the notion of women supporting women, particularly along the entrepreneurial journey. She found her sweet spot: doing what she loves and what she does best—a blend of personal development and personal branding… is the host of the Support Is Sexy Podcast featuring interviews with more than 500 diverse women entrepreneurs, and the author of her soon to be released book Get Over “I Got It”

In this episode we discuss about what inside of us holds us back and how we can learn to ask God and others for help and how we can discover new ways to push past our obstacles and find our All with her new book “Get Over “I Got.

“We Are All, As Human Beings, More Connected Than We Ever Imagined” - Elayne Fluker

Timestamps

  • 1:50 Elayne’s start with Momentum workshop and personal development
  • 2:18 “Things that are hard for all of us to ask for, are; Love and Support” - Elayne Fluker
  • 4:02 Understanding support, when we feel either Defiant, Defensive or Defeated
  • 9:24 “We Are All, As Human Beings, More Connected Than We Ever Imagined” - Elayne Fluker
  • 15:10 Nicole Roberts Jones’ Annual Brilliance School Business Course
  • 17:52 Ways to say YES and ask for and find H,E,L,P
  • 18:38 “Having It All, Doesn’t mean Doing It All Alone” - Elayne Fluker
  • 25:16 How you can Get over “I Got It” with Elayne’s new book and find your all!

“Having It All, Doesn’t Mean Doing It All Alone” - Elayne Fluker

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S4E04

Never Set Limits With JC Ellis

“Sometimes people will rise up and try and stop you, because they see limitations in their own life” - JC Ellis

“A” Game lifestyle advisor, attorney, and author, JC Ellis appears regularly as a featured correspondent on morning TV shows. Her career includes membership in SAG and AFTRA as a model, actress, HR Director, and Vice President of Fortune 100 corporations.

Pausing her professional career to focus on family, JC published 6 young adult fiction novels while serving with various volunteer organizations. She is currently penning the 7th and final novel in The Black Diamond Series.

Now if that wasn’t enough…. while raising three adolescent children, JC enrolled in law school and graduated in the top 20% of her class.

In this episode, JC shows us how she continues to push past any limit that could be placed on her. It is such a rich inside look as she continues to go after her next level as a television personality, attorney, author, and mother. Which by the way she describes her most important role as that of Chief Operating Officer (COO) and brand ambassador of her family. As she shares she gives others permission to go after what God has next for you.

“I don’t let the world dictate my moves” - JC Ellis

Timestamps

  • 2:34 How JC found her power to pivot!
  • 4:19 “Sometimes people will rise up and try and stop you because they see limitations in their own life” - JC Ellis
  • 7:09 “I don’t let the world dictate my move” - JC Ellis
  • 9:42 “If more women had like we have and lifted people up, genuinely I think it would be a very powerful thing” - JC Ellis
  • 11:23 The Brilliance School with Nicole Jones
  • 11:59 Understanding why some people may want to limit you and how to rise above
  • 15:46 Recognizing when to move on from expired relationships
  • 20:53 JC’s pivot to her next level and becoming a successful writer and Lawyer

“If more women had like we have and lifted people up, genuinely I think it would be a very powerful thing” - JC Ellis

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S4E03

Bring Value To The Table With Tara Gates Williams

“I Always Had This Mindset That, I Have To Start A Business, That If My Entire Team Left Tomorrow; Would I Be Able To Do It?” - Tara Gates Williams

Tara Gates Williams is CEO, TGW UNIFIED, LLC. She works with professional athletes, entrepreneurs, small businesses, and major corporations to elevate and expand their brands. She has partnered with brands like Sprint™ Business to provide in-store Business Intensive Roundtables geared toward educating business owners on how to develop and sustain a brand that resonates with its target markets. Tara has also worked on branding and marketing for films that have aired on BET.

In this episode, Tara gives insight into what it means to bring value to the table no matter where you are because at the end of the day your brand is what people say about you when you are NOT in the room. She gives great insight to help you understand the added value that you add to any situation.

“Branding Is The Added Value That You Have. The Added Value That You Bring To Anything.

What is It That You Do That Adds Value To Anything You Do?” - Tara Gates Williams

Timestamps

    • 2:15 How Tara came to say YES to her first business
    • 5:06 The leap from Monetizing and Expansion to Branding
    • 6:45 “You Got To Stick With It, Stay In It And Be Committed To It.” - Tara Gates Williams
    • 7:57 Tara’s education in Europe, and International Business
    • 9:12 Tara Gates Williams’ 3 levels of branding
    • 9:16 “Branding, Marketing and Public Relations; They May Be Interrelated, But They Are Starkly Different” - Tara Gates Williams
    • 12:28 What Is That Lane That Your Brilliance Has Been Created To Swim In?
    • 13:06 “Whatever Your Industry Is, You Are Serving Others” - Tara Gates Williams
    • 22:17 The Power Of Saying No
    • 25:45 Advice From Tara Williams For Finding Focus On What is next for you

    “For Me, I Really Had To Be In Touch With God Through Everything That I Did” - Tara Gates Williams

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