Alicia Cramer – Change your Mind – Change your Life
Recognized Internationally as a Business Mindset Expert
You can recondition your mind regardless of your age. Alicia grew up on a Dairy Farm in Central Wisconsin. Her parents worked 7 days a week. She did not have an empowering upbringing, she grew up in a home with anger, negativity, and alcohol. One thing that resonated with her was how her mom valued being her own boss.
Alicia at age 18 started a network marketing and failed then moved at age 20 to California and started an internet storefront. But realized she didn’t have the right mindset. She ended up filing bankruptcy, but the dream did not die.
Alicia experienced a very traumatic and painful event in her life that transformed her and led her to be who she is today. Through this transformational journey, she discovered that we humans have specific behaviors and patterns that need to change. There are 2 things she discusses regarding...
IT’S A BAD PLACE TO BE!
If we settle for our Comfort Zone, it means all that we are today is all that we are ever going to be!
There are two Comfort Zone Foundations: Habit and Belief
• Habit actions that express themselves without any Conscious awareness
• IQ of 0- they do what they are programmed to do
• 80%-90% of our daily actions are habitual we don’t think about what we do!
• Stored in Subconscious mind-like habits
• Based upon our evaluation of things
• Self-Limiting belief- One that holds us back from moving in the direction that we want
• Results of a learning process-not necessarily a true reflection of reality
• Formed through repetition & Emotion – the more emotion the more powerful the belief
• The CREATOR of our reality – our adopted beliefs become true for us
Growth happens Outside the Comfort Zone. Growth comes with struggles, confusion, pain, and fear....
Suria Schultz has loved traveling throughout her life, she was called in her passion and went on a mission trip. She meets her husband in India. They lived in India and later moved to Africa. One of their many dreams was to adopt children once married. They adopted 9, Fostered 5, and have 2 biological children.
Every Season in our life is different. How to be Christlike in a crisis is very challenging for us. The raising your kids season held her down to do what she loves most, her mission trips. Suria discusses the see-saw effect in our lives as women when we try to be Mary in one season and then Martha in another. Appreciate what God is doing in your life in every moment and not see people as interruptions.
In this new season of her life, the children are grown and gone. She is experiencing the second half of her life which she says, “it’s more exciting”. She wants women to move upward, collaborates, and remember that we can’t do anything of eternal value...
Reinventing yourself-Building Business during difficult times
Leading Through Adversity
Dede Lomenick, A God-fearing woman and leader in her community discusses her challenges and transitions she faced that ultimately led her to reinvent her life.
After a season of illness, 9 years and many months in bed Dede discovered her niche. Once she was well, an opportunity fell in her lap to do comedy. This was a lifelong dream! Unleashed- was born. Comedy is a tool that allows us to see what we have in common and let down our defenses. This was Dede’s opportunity to meet other women and connect through her stories.
Through a series of losses, her marriage, her father, relocating to a new city, and going through grief, she understands this is what God allowed her to experience. The reinventing of her new life, though challenging, it’s all for His Glory. This is the time where there is no other option but God. When all things around you change, the only thing that does not...
Masterpiece Women welcomes Sophie Higgins!
Her passion is to teach, and her purpose is to improve learning outcomes which drove her to create her own online content creator business to help women make money online. The target audience are Coaches, Consultants, Wellness experts, and anyone who is an expert in their field and needs clarity with their online course, course vs membership, and membership site ideas, etc. The Combination of Audio, Visual, and Text are all used to learn depending on their preferred medium. She will share the 4 phases you should do to create a meaningful and profitable online course, which include:
1. Idea Clarification
2. Content Creation
3. Learning Management System
Sophie also shares information about SEO, The Learning Pit, an inexpensive Smart Software to help with social media postings, and the #1 tip for all women. In addition to the tip, she added, a helpful way to avoid pitfalls for women starting their online business is to be patient...
Leaders and Marriages: How to Make Sure Your Marriage Doesn't Fail While Your Business Succeeds
Ann Visser and her husband started a ministry 4better 4ever to help marriages and organizations survive the daily life challenges. As a great leader, Ann’s mission is to equip Christian women to communicate with confidence and create a closer connection in their relationships.
Ann encountered communication problems early in her marriage which led to an emotional distance. On a date night, she decided to have a heart-to-heart talk with her husband about her concerns regarding their relationship. They both recommitted and agreed to get counseling. The lessons learned during counseling were key communication skills and conflict resolution. After much work, they realized good communication is a skill everyone can learn. Unfortunately, many people don’t learn the healthy communication skills needed to build strong relationships.
As business leaders, they both felt the need to share...
Welcome back Masterpiece Women. Today's topic is authenticity. Authenticity is a key component to building great relationships. Authenticity shows your integrity, builds trust, demonstrates ethics, aligns values, creates conversation, contributes to others supporting each other, develops your self-awareness, challenges you and others, and shows the depth of your integrity. Your story is valuable. A leader's transparency, vulnerability, and authenticity are key components of building any organization.
Tina Rains is an RN and the founder/leader of the Masterpiece Women movement. she shares how authenticity and vulnerability related to her childhood abuse and poverty created an opportunity for her to serve and help thousands of women around the world. Our story gives permission to others to share their stories. Many of us do not share our stories and we keep them inside. First and foremost, if your past is painful, Tina encourages you to find a community of women who will help you...
Masterpiece Women welcomes Dr. Shelette Stewart!
Tina Rains and Dr Stewart talk about the focus on creating a business or career plan based on God's plan for your life. What is God's Purpose and Plan for your life? Is it modeled in your business plan? Are you incorporating your faith at work?
Dr. Stewart shares about conducting strategic planning for organizations such as Texas Instruments, Coca Cola Corporation and Chick Fil -A. She shares insights on how she leads programs with organizations of that magnitude. She also shares that our business should be treated as a ministry.
Dr. K. Shelette Stewart has over 20 years of leadership experience as a business practitioner and an academician with leading organizations including Harvard Business School, The Coca-Cola Company, and BellSouth / AT&T in strategic business planning, business development, and marketing. She is a Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Program Specialist and holds a Doctorate in Business Administration.
Masterpiece Women Welcomes Lenore Nolan-Ryan!
Celebrated chef, Lenore Nolan Ryan began her career at 19 with a brunch restaurant in Indianapolis. In the late ’70s, she moved to San Francisco, fell in love, duplicated her brunch, and enjoyed notoriety when she opened a neighborhood restaurant, catering company, wine bar, cooking school, and the retail market called, “Ryan’s”.
Returning home in 1999 to her native South Florida, Lenore conceived of and then opened her first Florida eatery, Gina Lenore's in an Italian pizzeria in Lauderdale by the Sea -- Lenore Nolan Ryan Catering & Cooking School, an inventive and inviting culinary destination in Lauderdale by the sea in 2000.
In 2016, Lenore moved her business to the Galt Ocean Mile. As 2020 presented the challenge of a new normal, she conceived a signature “Meals to go program” and Zoom options: Themed destination dinners featuring original tapas, interactive happy hours...