Expert segment: Shelley Streit
Path of Development: As a child of the welfare system, she learned how to support herself at the tender age of 14. Today, she's an accomplished author, a certified cash flow specialist, and runs three businesses. Shelley shares ideas, tips, and action steps for creating and leading your own enterprise.
Shelley's mantra – We are not a victim of circumstances.
Memorable quote: “Success breeds success.”
Get Shelley's book: Beyond the Rear View Mirror
Entrepreneurial success tips:
- Be resilient;
- Surround yourself with people who believe in your more than you do;
- Always have a mentor or coach;
- Stop fighting. Make peace with yourself;
- Everyone has an opinion. The only one that matters is yours.
Book that influenced her the most: The Four Agreements
Immediate action steps (If she were starting over from square one tomorrow): 1) Build relationships; 2) Get involved in social media; 3) Make herself completely different from everyone else in her field, (sameness does nothing to separate you from the herd); 4) speak.
Brainstorm with Joel and Pei
John in AZ battled back from poor decisions, jail time, and homelessness and has recently finished his first eBook. His question – Now what do I do? Joel and Pei cover with him promotion, audience building, and message development.