This week I interview Entrepreneur and Connection Enthusiast Michelle Ngome. Michelle is founder of Line 25 Consulting. Michelle speaks on connecting with people through content and conversations.
Michelle is a two time author of Success Undefined: Reject Your Fears & Frame Your Success and Network, Navigate & Nurture: The Equation To Strategic Networking. She hosts The Networking With Michelle Show, the go to podcast for African American Millennials discussing life strategies with a bit of entrepreneurial advice.
Show Theme: Success Undefined: Reject Your Fears & Frame Your Success
What does purpose mean to you?
I think purpose is defined by your natural gifts that you have which the world is able to benefit from it.
How do you define success?
Success is defined as a means to supporting ones natural gifts and remaining of service to others. Having the ability to do what you want to do day in and day out.
What was the impetus for writing your book?
Urgency was the impetus. I wanted to write a book to help others to change their view points when it comes to success.
Why is it important for us reject our fears?
Because we all are challenged with limiting thoughts. If ever want to experience true success, you will have learn to pursue your desires inspire of your fears.
What does it mean to frame your success?
Success is ultimately what you make of it. You must develop your on personal narrative for success. Don’t be afraid to share your story, because it will resonate with anyone as long as you are authentic.
What’s Been The Biggest Obstacle That You’ve Had To Overcome?
Pleasing my parents and choosing to pursue entrepreneurship. Additionally, understanding cash flow as an entrepreneur. I eventually to go back to work because I didn’t fully understand cash flow.
Your One Thing Questions
Describe yourself in with one word & share why?
My one word is Eccentric. When I am on I am on. I really like to to just float around and be cool with everyone.
What’s One Online Resources that Has Enhanced Your Porductivity?
What Is One Book That Has Had The Greatest Impact On You
The Wealth Choice by Dr. Dennis Kimbro. I read this book early in my entrepreneurship journey. Reading the stories of other entrepreneurs has really helped me along my journey.
What Is One Ritual You Have That Keeps Focus & Productive?
In my phone I use this App called Any.do and it is my to do list. Additionally, I write down my goals of what I want to do and I set a timer on it and 3 my goals three times a day. This really keeps me motivated.
If you had a million dollars, whats one thing you would immediately invest in?
I would immediately hire a full-time graphic designer, video producer & online marketer so I can focus on content creation all day everyday.
If You Could Meet Any Major Leader Or Entrepreneur, Who Would It Be?
Right now I would say Dr. Dennis Kimbro.
What Is Your Favorite Aspect Of Being An Entrepreneur?
Time freedom and being able to be at home. I didn’t like working for someone else.
What Is Your Favorite Thing To Do With Your Spare Time?
Talking to people like you and listening to their stories.
What’s One Last Piece Of Advice You Want To Leave With The Listening Audience?
I would encouraged everyone to plan pray and push. Make sure you are doing all three and be flexible, because things will come up. When you are good at what you do, you will always be presented with opportunity.
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