Ani (yours truly!)
4 Life-Changing Lessons Helped Me Go From Broke to Business Owner
The path to confidence isn't to reassure ourselves of our own dignity, but to grow at peace with our own rediculousness. -Ani
Hey there beautiful badass dreamer, you!
Yes, I’m talking to you.
It's that holiday limbo time again. You're excited for the holidays, and you missed your weigh in this week because Thanksgiving, plus leftovers all weekend (you feel me, right?), but you're gonna get your $h*t together in the new year. Oh yeay!
:::sound of tires coming to a screeching halt:::
There is no such thing as “the powers that be” -- you are the power that is. You are what you are seeking and waiting for. Be and do the things that you daydream of and let yourself run wild with fear as you make them happen. Yes, fear.
Budgets suck. Even just hearing the word budget can elicit a cold sweat on a hot summer night. No one ever really follows them, they're tedious, and -- my pet peeve -- they tell you about the past rather than give you insight into future decisions.
I *love* personal finance as much as I love wine with my girlfriends and pomksy puppies (too cute!). But I don't budget. Instead, I bucket.
Whenever I have downtime online (instead of checking social media again) I look at ...
-Steven Joel Sotloff, botanist
Wow wow wow!
Where to start?!
A determined, focused, and courageous group of ambitious dreamers took an evening (at Become a Goal Achieving Machine) to honor their lives, celebrate their past accomplishments, and to take a concrete step for their future.
So much to list! The energy, actually implementing the 10 minutes of courage, how organized it was with the activities and the packet. Thank you! -C.
I loved the format, the group, the energy! The calendar handout and the 10 minutes of courage were great. -M.
The timeboxing exercise forced me to find my answers. -V.
I really liked all the exercises. They helped me summon how I feel now (accomplished) and how I want to feel. I also like the Tree vs. Road visual. -A.
The tree vs. road, the daily tasks, and the busy quiz! -V.
It's almost time to say bye-bye to 2016! But before we part ways for ‘eva ‘eva, let’s honor how far we’ve come this year.
You’re Already You was born 12 months ago, since then...
"Thank you for bringing fun, hope and positivity to such a heavy subject. I entered your class feeling defeated and left feeling abundant and empowered." -Barby from the Money Makeover Playshop
"That was an amazing workshop! Very valuable exercises. That you!" -Lauren, from 2016 Goal Setting Playshop
"I have no savings, at all! I have a mountain of debt too! This course was just what I needed. I have more financial clarity to draw up goals than I have ever had before. Excellent information and resources!" - Betty from Money for Creatives
"This was incredible, motivational and inspirational! I want more!" -L
"Meeting other people and the honesty and transparency displayed [was what I enjoyed most]. The film was amazing!!!" -J
We brought you 3 Be Inspired Interviews online (plus 1 short film)
You joined a community of over 200 passionate, inspiring, ambitious dreamers.
What a great year! Thank you for being a part of You’re Already You!!
I'm SO happy you’re here!
That said, let’s move on to 2017!
Here’s what you have to look forward to…
Dreaming big is great, but what does that really mean?
We're going to start getting more specific, focused and concrete in 2017 so we can help you achieve your specific financial and professional goals, like...
- Negotiate your rate/salary (with an online role play and interviews)
- Get out of debt (with Get out of Debt Dance Parties)
- Become confident with your month (with a Brunch and Budget playshop)
- Start a business or grow your business (with support from the Action Squad, below)
- Managing your time and energy (with Become a Goal Achieving Machine!)
The Action Squad is a monthly supportive and encouraging accountability group that helps you make progress on your financial and professional goals via:
Here's to honoring the old year and being excited for the new year!