Feeling stuck inside a box? We get that. It can be so easy to feel the walls around you and wonder how to break through. The truth is, we come into contact with inputs and people every day that shape us in new ways that look nothing like corners and walls. You just need to embrace it. Why not start by opening a window?
Shouts out to…
Crystal from Nashua, New Hampshire who in 2017 took her first step towards creating her own LLC. Crystal is the co-host and creator of PTSD: People, Trauma, and Stress Discussed: an unfiltered truth, a successful podcast that launched in 2018. As a combat vet and former woman in technology, working in a leadership capacity for companies like Apple, IBM and many more, she decided to launch her own company which serves organizations to improve stress management and women's initiatives in the workplace. Crystal hopes to change the world one person at a time by believing that people and organizations shouldn’t be defined by their life stressors, past or present and hopes to offer advocacy, empowerment, and confidence to those that need it. Do you have a story to share? We want to hear it!
On the podcast…
Jeff Lee is the COO of Alex Rodriguez's company and joint ventures with Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod Corp. Jeff’s ever-changing and interesting life has been based on a number of unexpected jumps and pivots within his personal and professional journey. As someone who is constantly striving to be the best at everything he does, it’s no wonder Jeff ended up taking this leap of faith in jumping into his current role at A-Rod Corp. From a career as a corporate lawyer at Wachtell Lipton in New York to a beauty pageant coach for the Miss Universe competition to receiving his MBA at Stanford, the list goes on and on. Tune in to Jeff’s episode today and follow along in his incredibly diverse journey.
In the news…
Entrepreneurs require a broad set of skills to succeed in today’s market. As well as the basics; planning, finance and marketing. Here are the six life skills that all entrepreneurs need to succeed (Forbes). Looking to start anew or continue your education in your later years? MarketWatch shares what you need to know about starting or returning to college as an adult (MarketWatch).
The When to Jump team
Got a jump to share? We want to hear it! Have something to say? Tell us! We’re here for ya.