The episode delves into Anjené's background, including her decision to work abroad in Egypt after college and her transition to New York City as an administrative assistant for the head of security at a commercial real estate company. Although her role initially didn't align with her marketing background, Anjené's dedication and ability to learn quickly enabled her to contribute significantly to security and technology aspects within the company.
By the age of 30, Anjené was promoted to vice president while working at an S&P 500 organization. She emphasizes the importance of finding balance while climbing the corporate ladder to overcome burnout. Anjené's experiences led her to become a life coach, specializing in supporting busy individuals in achieving their life ambitions.
Anjené also highlights the significance of strategic relationships and sponsorship in her career growth. She discusses her mentor and sponsor, who not only guided her but also introduced her to opportunities and supported her professional development. Anjené's proactive approach, willingness to learn, and strong relationships have played a pivotal role in her career advancement and her ability to effect positive change within her field. Tune in now.
An accomplished business professional with over 16 years of corporate experience, Anjené focuses on operational excellence, security and risk management. She loves to travel (40+ countries), is driven to be a lifelong learner and enjoys accomplishing goals via action plans.
Anjené holds a Masters from Northwestern in Information Security, a Bachelors in Marketing/Sociology from Miami University, has attended an Executive Development program at Wharton School of Business plus earned 7 professional certifications / designations.
By the age of 30, Anjené was promoted to Vice President while working at a S&P 500 organization and knows finding balance while climbing the corporate ladder can be exhausting. Becoming an executive at a young age, she had to learn the hard way around setting boundaries, executing on non-career goals and maintaining a social life.
Anjené became a coach to support those who are struggling to "have it all" to help them avoid the pitfalls and roadblocks she experienced. Anjené specializes in life balance, prioritization, goal execution, productivity, professional development and travel.
Anjené Abston is a Life Coach who specializes in supporting busy people achieve their life
Key discussion points from this episode include:
* Introduction - 7:44
* Living Abroad - 10:35
* Titles and Roles- 22:58
* Sponsors - 30:40
* Empowering Moment - 58:31
* LLH Questions - 1:08:48
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* "Get comfortable with meeting new people, even if they're at a higher level than you" - Anjené
* "Live abroad, even if it's only for a month or two." - Anjené
* "Strategic relationships will always accelerate your success." - Denise Taylor
Life, Love and Happiness Wisdom Questions and Answers:
What is your life wisdom?
* "It would definitely be about boundaries and about balance. They're very important to establish and for people to know what they are."
What's your love wisdom?
* "Self-love is just as important as external love, but don't shy away from external love. Embrace all the love that anybody is willing to give you."
What is your happiness wisdom?
* "Feed your joy."
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