From Global Marketing Agency Executive to Founder and CEO of Wood Underwear; Terresa Zimmerman takes us behind-the-scenes on her journey to...take the leap!
So many of us are killin' the game in our professional careers and yet that little voice still nudges us to make a change, take the leap and chase our dreams. Terresa shares what led her to leave her global role in corporate America. She explores who she confided in along the way and how she landed on men's underwear as her next challenge.
Terresa leaves us with her tips and takeaways to help you think through your next move.
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Interview with Terresa Zimmerman
0:01 - Intro Quote
0:30 - Podcast Introduction
1:06 - Episode Introduction
1:32 - Guest Introduction
3:16 - Terresa’s Background
6:01 - The Many Pivot Points of Life
7:41 - Career as Progression of Depth
8:52 - Searching for How to Reinvent Self
9:48 - Landing on Men’s Underwear
12:20 - What gave you the push to launch Wood Underwear versus not try?
14:50 - Superstar Friend Appearance
16:21 - What is the hardest part of the reinvention choice for you?
18:39 - Living without the Background
20:24 - Two Truths and a Lie
22:15 - Truth - Jumping Before Thinking
24:42 - Truth - Necessity to Balance with Other Types of People
25:41 - Lie - “If I can, I should.”
28:36 - Extra Gems - “Power in No” “There’s Greatness in Being Still”
29:24 - Bonus Takeaways
29:45 - TED Talk on Gratitude
30:17 - Take a Mind Break
We would like to give our thanks to Terresa Zimmerman for participating in Today’s Episode.
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Mentioned Specifically in this Podcast:
TED Talk on Gratitude by David Steindl-Rast