#35 - Putting Yourself First as a Mom, Wife & Creative Professional with April Yentas
Have you ever felt guilty for putting yourself first? As a mom? As a child? As a student? As an employee? In today’s episode, I’m so excited to welcome someone who has become a friend in a very short period of time. April Yentas is a former interior designer turned wedding photographer who has navigated seasons of life, including motherhood, a season of focusing on health, and a season of growing a new business. Throughout this journey, her career pivot, being a new mom, etc. she found one very important thing and has some very important messages - that we HAVE to put ourselves first on occasion and that isn’t something to feel guilty about, the importance of giving yourself space to do you, the importance of authenticity in building your business and how you’ve got to, always, show up in spite of fear. If you’re a mom, if you’re a creative professional, if you’re a new entrepreneur in general, check this amazing episode out!
WHAT WE TALKED ABOUT IN THIS PODCAST
Putting yourself first as a mom and a wife
Not necessarily asking your family for the space to give yourself what you need, but sometimes telling them. Making it a non-negotiable
Why personal development is so crucial in business
Sticking to your guns, dealing with impostor syndrome and not falling victim to doing what everyone else is doing.
Realizing that you can’t serve everyone and focusing on the people who you serve best and who want what you have to offer
Showing up as yourself on social media
Connecting personal development and business development and how you can embody living a life of impact
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