30 min

012: Why the Journey Matters More Than the Destination (Guest: Lindsey Oaks‪)‬ Ashes to Wings

    • Mental Health

Episode 012: Why the Journey Matters More Than the Destination 
Guest: Lindsey Oaks 
Equestrian Coach and Personal Brand Strategist 
 
We spend so much time focused on our goals that we forget to enjoy the journey. Listen as Lindsey Oaks tells her story of reaching an Olympic-level horse competition, and the lessons she learned along the way. 
 
At the tender age of 17, Lindsey Oaks informed her parents that she would be moving 500 miles away to pursue a career competing horses as a professional upon graduation from school. The crazy part? She’d never competed in a regulation competition. 
 
Lindsey’s is the unlikely story of a kid from South Georgia, who, together with her equine partner “Taylor,” climbed the ranks to compete on the world stage and the real-world lessons they learned along the way. Like anyone else, they didn't find success alone. Their tribe of friends and supporters pushed with them every step of the way. They failed repeatedly, but were able to access the areas where things went wrong, and change their strategies going forward. And the biggest lesson of all, they learned to love the journey. 
 
Lindsey’s Guest Page: www.ashestowings.net/lindsey-oaks
 
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Thank you so much for listening! Whether you are new to the ‘Ashes to Wings' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by rating, reviewing and subscribing to the show on Apple Podcasts or wherever you prefer to listen. Your simple action of rating and reviewing does wonders in helping others find the show, and means a lot to the longevity and success of this show. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to provide the best listening experience possible.
 
I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media (see links below). If you want to book me to speak at an event or speak on your podcast, or you want to be a guest on this show, please contact me through any of the social media links below or via email.
 
I’d love to hear from you!
 
Email: jenni@jennioconnor.com
 
Jenni’s Website: www.JenniOConnor.com
 
Jenni’s Instagram: www.instagram.com/the_jenni_oconnor
 
Jenni’s Facebook: www.facebook.com/thejennioconnor
 
Podcast Website: www.AshesToWings.net
 
Podcast Instagram: www.instagram.com/ashestowingspodcast
 

Episode 012: Why the Journey Matters More Than the Destination 
Guest: Lindsey Oaks 
Equestrian Coach and Personal Brand Strategist 
 
We spend so much time focused on our goals that we forget to enjoy the journey. Listen as Lindsey Oaks tells her story of reaching an Olympic-level horse competition, and the lessons she learned along the way. 
 
At the tender age of 17, Lindsey Oaks informed her parents that she would be moving 500 miles away to pursue a career competing horses as a professional upon graduation from school. The crazy part? She’d never competed in a regulation competition. 
 
Lindsey’s is the unlikely story of a kid from South Georgia, who, together with her equine partner “Taylor,” climbed the ranks to compete on the world stage and the real-world lessons they learned along the way. Like anyone else, they didn't find success alone. Their tribe of friends and supporters pushed with them every step of the way. They failed repeatedly, but were able to access the areas where things went wrong, and change their strategies going forward. And the biggest lesson of all, they learned to love the journey. 
 
Lindsey’s Guest Page: www.ashestowings.net/lindsey-oaks
 
***********************************************************************
Thank you so much for listening! Whether you are new to the ‘Ashes to Wings' podcast or a recurring fan, please help out by rating, reviewing and subscribing to the show on Apple Podcasts or wherever you prefer to listen. Your simple action of rating and reviewing does wonders in helping others find the show, and means a lot to the longevity and success of this show. Plus, it provides me with valuable feedback, so that I can continue to provide the best listening experience possible.
 
I love hearing from fans and listeners. Please share your feedback, guest suggestions, or ideas for show topics with me on social media (see links below). If you want to book me to speak at an event or speak on your podcast, or you want to be a guest on this show, please contact me through any of the social media links below or via email.
 
I’d love to hear from you!
 
Email: jenni@jennioconnor.com
 
Jenni’s Website: www.JenniOConnor.com
 
Jenni’s Instagram: www.instagram.com/the_jenni_oconnor
 
Jenni’s Facebook: www.facebook.com/thejennioconnor
 
Podcast Website: www.AshesToWings.net
 
Podcast Instagram: www.instagram.com/ashestowingspodcast
 

30 min