This conversation is fraught with technical issues, but it was so rich Rosetta wanted to make sure you were able to hear as much of it as possible anyway, because when it comes to motivational speakers, her guest on this one, Lisa Nichols, is at the top of the list. Her global platform, “Motivating the Masses” has reached and served nearly 30 million people. Her story is not unlike many of yours. She was a struggling single mom on public assistance before she became the Lisa you know today, and it was her courage and determination that enabled her to push through the obstacles and difficulties to become the “Success story” that so many look to for inspiration. Please turn your volume all the way up and take the time to listen to this episode – we promise you’ll mine some diamonds from it!
Find out how Lisa Nichols created her “Motivating the Masses” business model.
Rosetta is always interested to know the story behind the story, the path that every entrepreneur she interviews has walked to get them to the place they are at now. Lisa’s story is one that led her through many difficulties, all the way to the challenge of a friend to get started with a business that is now known as “Motivating the Masses.” Her story is one to inspire you that no matter what your dreams are, you can’t start from anywhere except where you are at this moment, and there are things you can do right now to make that start. Hear Lisa’s story and be inspired!
A 7th book from Lisa Nichols.
Lisa Nichols shares the message of her 7th book, “Abundance Now,” with us on this episode of the Happy Black Woman podcast. It’s her manifesto about mindset and effort to create the life you want, starting from where you are. It provides a clear and practical blueprint for personal success, drawn directly from the Lisa’s life experiences. Her unusual story of transforming her own life from public assistance for her family to leading a multi-million dollar enterprise is what is behind this powerful book. Get more details about the book on this episode.
Successful at helping others as well.
The success Lisa Nichols has enjoyed came at a very high personal price and the blessings she has in her life now are not lost on her. She’s given back in so many ways they are hard to count. Through Lisa’s non-profit foundation “Motivating the Teen Spirit,” she has touched the lives of over 200,000 teens, prevented over 3,800 teen suicides, supported 2,500 dropouts in returning to school, and has helped thousands reunite with families. Her desire to help those who are now in the shoes she once wore is an example and inspiration to many.
Lisa is available to help you begin moving toward a more abundant life.
Over the years Lisa’s company, “Motivating the Masses” has helped thousands move from a mediocre life to one of great success and she’s confident that she can help you as well. She’s continually cranking out additional courses, resources, and posts expressly for that purpose and she intends to keep on doing so. Listen to this episode to hear how you can connect with Lisa’s team and get your life headed in a new, more hopeful direction.
Outline of this great episode
- [0:30] A quick note about this episode.
- [0:54] Rosetta’s welcome and introduction to this episode with Lisa Nichols.
- [2:04] Why Lisa did her mission of “motivating the masses” as a business.
- [6:04] The power of Lisa’s ripple effect: more joy and less stress.
- [9:51] Lisa’s example of just getting started with your dreams and ideas.
- [10:48] How Lisa keeps herself focused and on track day to day.
- [16:56] What kind of team is need to run a company the size of Lisa’s.
- [23:49] About Lisa’s book, “Abundance Now.”
- [33:12] What makes Lisa Nichols a Happy Black Woman?
Resources & Links mentioned in this episode
BOOK: Abundance Now
About Lisa Nichols
LISA NICHOLS is one of the world’s most-requested motivational speakers, as well as media personality and corporate CEO whose global platform has reached and served nearly 30 million people. From a struggling single mom on public assistance to a millionaire entrepreneur, Lisa’s courage and determination has inspired fans worldwide and helped countless audiences break through, to discover their own untapped talents and infinite potential.
As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Motivating the Masses, Inc. – one of the country’s only publicly traded personal and business development training companies – Lisa has helped develop workshops and programs that have transformed the lives of men and women, and altered the trajectory of businesses throughout the country and across the world.
Lisa is also a best-selling author of six books and her 7th book, ABUNDANCE NOW!, published by Harper Collins, will be released January, 2016. In ABUNDANCE NOW, Lisa continues her journey with her fans, providing a clear and practical blueprint for personal success, drawn directly from the life experiences of its beloved author. ABUNDANCE NOW is the eagerly-anticipated follow-up to Lisa’s New York Times bestseller, NO MATTER WHAT.
Lisa’s extraordinary story of transforming her own life from public assistance for her family to leading a multi-million dollar enterprise is the inspiration behind her bold mission to teach others that it is possible to do the same. Today, fans worldwide revere Lisa for her mastery of teaching people how to accomplish unfathomable goals and tap their limitless potential.
A noted media personality who has appeared on Oprah, The Today Show, the Steve Harvey Show, and Extra – just to name a few, is also celebrated for the impact she has on the lives of teens. Through Lisa’s non-profit foundation Motivating the Teen Spirit, she has touched the lives of 211,650 teens, prevented over 3,800 teen suicides, supported 2,500 dropouts in returning to school, and has helped thousands reunite with families.
Among the prestigious awards and honors bestowed upon Lisa for her extensive work are the Humanitarian Award from the country of South Africa, The Ambassador Award, and the LEGO Foundation‘s Heart of Learning Award. The City of Henderson, Nevada namedNovember 20th as Motivating the Teen Spirit Day; and the City of Houston, Texas named May 9th as Lisa Nichols Day for her dedication to service, philanthropy and healing.
Lisa lives, plays and works in the greater San Diego, California area and on stages around the world, working alongside her world-class team committed to Motivating the Masses.