What does it take to be UNBREAKABLE? Hear from entrepreneurs from all walks of life who have tapped into their physical and mental strength to face personal and professional obstacles head-on. These stories will challenge your assumptions about what’s possible - physically and mentally - and inspire you to persevere, overcome any obstacle, and dream big to grow your business. Join us on our journey to becoming UNBREAKABLE.
05. Sandy Slade of Skillastics is UNBREAKABLE
CEO at Skillastics, Sandy Slade, is a basketball-spinning sports entertainer, basketball teacher, and serial entrepreneur who has never written a resume in her life! Her company focuses on a physical activity solution for physical education and after-school programmers that make physical activity simple. Today, Sandy is sharing her UNBREAKABLE story about wanting to be a basketball entertainer, making it happen, and how a back injury changed her plans. After realizing that her career would need to take another direction, she still became a successful business owner, but not without facing some challenges. This conversation is filled with stories of the ups and downs Sandy experienced. It emphasizes the importance of learning, not giving up, overcoming your mindset, asking for help, and building confidence with small steps. Sandy is a real-life example of a woman becoming UNBREAKABLE.
04. How I became an UNBREAKABLE entrepreneur with a purpose - featuring Sherria Reid
Sherria Reid, a Co-founder of Butler, Owens & Reid, is a financial expert, personal credit repair expert, and tax preparer. She works with businesses to find their weaknesses and explore their options for funding through in-depth fundability analysis.
Sherria spent the last two decades in Corporate America building lucrative technical partnerships, but after one pivotal moment, she became an entrepreneur with a purpose. Today, we can hear the mind-blowing story of two women who rose from the ashes of their trauma to become UNBREAKABLE despite all the challenges they faced. Sherria shares her life story filled with many tribulations, trauma, and abuse and speaks about how she learned to break the chain of following in her parent’s footsteps and overcame self-doubt. Jennifer and Sherria discuss the process of shifting your mindset, the effects of a lack of a maternal bond, building healthy female relationships, and so much more in this powerful episode.
03. Why Preparation & Planning is Vital, with Kate Hutson of Shattered Glass Coaching
Kate Hutson is a certified life coach with Shattered Glass Coaching, and she helps driven women unlock their full potential and become unstoppable in their careers and personal lives. She shares her challenges in life and business and explains her leap of faith from corporate to becoming a solo entrepreneur. She focused on her vision and had the guts and courage to go after her dream.
Kate explains how she is preparing for the Montana retreat and why she thinks that preparation and planning lead to feelings of security, comfortability, and confidence. We discuss the good kind of fear, setting the bar appropriately, and why it is crucial not to overdo it. These are essential components in preparation for the retreat and Spartan race so that we all can bring the amazing things we learn out on the course back with us to use in our businesses.
02. Meet & Greet with the UNBREAKABLE Coaches
How does it feel to take on a physical challenge and explore its effect on your life and your business? The UNBREAKABLE coaches share their personal experiences of changes in life, health, and business after they completed a physical challenge and got out of their comfort zone. Jennifer, Adrienne, Julie, and Alesha discuss neglecting your body, soul-cruising experiences, a shift in mental toughness, and the fantastic results they saw in business, their love life, and their overall happiness after races, marathons, or other physical challenges.
The UNBREAKABLE retreat: a four-day retreat in Montana exclusively for female business owners to get clarity, build confidence, and push their limits by combining business and life coaching with a challenging Spartan Race.
01. What Does It Mean To Be UNBREAKABLE?
Today Jennifer and Adrienne talk about the inspiration behind the UNBREAKABLE podcast and share information about the UNBREAKABLE women’s retreat that they are hosting in May. After participating in Spartan Races, Jennifer says she realized a correlation between up-leveling her physical game and up-leveling her business. She emphasizes that the change in her physical being opened up confidence and power, and over one year, she almost tripled her business's revenue. She has grown from a solopreneur to having a team of 23 people. They have created the retreat in Montana to be a safe place for working on business obstacles and a place to physically challenge yourself, allowing you to step into your power, see what you are made of, and blow your mind.
Inspired and encouraged
Participating in a Spartan Race was never on my radar…. But now I’m inspired to do this. Your stories are encouraging and the Unbreakable retreat is sure to be filled with amazing women and experiences.