What’s Up Creative Hustlers! Steven & Melissa Here.
Today we’ll be talking with Auguste Crenshaw, a personal development, and business strategist coach who in July is bringing together 30+ thought leaders and badass entrepreneurs (including myself) for the Real Talk for Business Mastery Virtual Summit.
[01:15] What’s Up Auguste? Ready to get hustling?
[01:38] Why Steven & Melissa are excited about this interview!
[02:15] Why Auguste is a badass #CreativeHustler
[03:20] Auguste is all about Creativity and the Process.
[03:45] Falling in love with the process.
[04:02] You need to fall in love with the process to GROW.
[05:00] Do you have a million dollar work ethic?
[05:45] Get out of your head, and put yourself out there.
[06:20] Add the value and people will feed you what they want.
[06:50] Why you need to put yourself out there and keep doing it!
[07:45] You need to stay true to your core values.
[08:13] Sometimes you need to take a timeout in your business.
[08:30] Don’t abandon the tribe you already have.
[09:38] Gut instinct is worth so much more.
[10:10] How the name “Real Talk Business Mastery” came about.
[11:03] People are smarter than “6 days to 6 figures” trends!
[11:20] Bringing real talk to the entrepreneurs
[11:35] Summit with 32 speakers over 5 days. You need to be there.
[12:39] Why this summit will transform your fucking life.
[13:30] Entrepreneur life is a crazy emotional trainwreck.
[14:02] Your brand, your life, and REAL challenges.
[14:40] After the summit, your HEAD will be in the game.
[15:00] This summit is your KICK in the ASS
[15:20] Auguste has always had creativity & confidence, but the system doesn’t make entrepreneurs.
[16:17] When the pressure hits, you gotta make moves!
[17:20] The more people give to Auguste, the more she wants to give back.
[17:46] Consistently sowing seeds and the journey that leads to success.
[18:20] You need to take time and put effort to be who you SHOULD be.
[18:45] This summit will help you tap into your creative nature.
[19:09] Auguste manifested her own destiny.
[19:25] Mental blocks in entrepreneurs – society isn’t always right.
[20:10] Auguste’s switch from Cosmetology to Badass entrepreneur.
[20:45] Helping a fellow entrepreneur helped Auguste find her new path.
[21:45] Sometimes you have to make a choice to let something go to move forward.
[22:20] Auguste broke anchor by leaving behind her hair business.
[23:00] Do I really want to do everything it takes? Do I want to hustle?
[23:20] People used to call me a “life coach,” and finally it hit me.
[24:04] Auguste found her divine right, and her purpose all alone.
[24:36] Melissa needed to take her own journey, as well.
[25:09] Sometimes you need to get away from everything you know and break it down to succeed.
[25:50] Who’s to say we can’t create our own damn table?
[26:25] We live in a time, “If you think it, you can do it.”
[26:50] Auguste grew up in the church and was raised with her vision in a box.
[27:35] Once you break away from it ALL, you can find the bigger purpose.
[28:00] When you feel it and the universe drops it in your lap, sit your ass at the computer RIGHT THEN and get it DONE!
[28:50] You need to do it right away, or you risk your purpose being torn down.
[29:26] The example of the invention of the telephone.
[30:10] Intuition in our society
[30:34] Everyone is trying to measure, instead of just being open to natural instincts.
[31:17] Don’t look at your business like you’re balancing a budget.
[31:46] Auguste’s summit is about collaboration, first and foremost.
[32:45] It’s about the HEART of the project itself.
[34:30] It is what it is, we’re not sugar coating anything in this Summit.
[35:13] Authentic Groups and tribes are important for online businesses.
[36:20] The hardest part about Auguste’s #CreativeHustle – REST!
[37:15] Business can get overwhelming, we need to take the time to REST.
[37:30] Auguste’s awesome post to build community in a Facebook group!
[38:00] Building Facebook Business Pages.
[39:50] Auguste’s advice on Time Management.
[39:58] Write it down, and keep the MAIN THING the main thing!
[40:30] Don’t focus on BALANCE. Focus on MAXIMIZING.
[41:50] Time slows down when you’re focused.
[42:13] You need to set the boundaries for yourself and your significant others.
[43:10] Make time for the unexpected detours in your life
[43:30] Auguste’s task management systems – send people to your calendar.
[44:00] Why writing things down is still so important
[44:50] Steven’s 1-2-3 system
[45:27] Auguste’s Hit List of #CreativeHustlers to sit down with. Jim Rone, John C Maxwell, Eric Thomas, and Gary Vaynerchuk.
[46:12] The drink is specific to each #CreativeHustler: wine, water or beer?
[47:35] Traveling and life taught Auguste that it’s about the EXPERIENCE!
[48:25] How she built her business AGAINST the grain.
[48:50] Sometimes you need to redefine your character
[49:20] Auguste always breaks the mold
[49:47] Where to find Auguste on the internet
[51:40] Melissa’s Moment of Hustle
Contact Auguste Crenshaw:
Just google her!