Starve the Doubts

Ripples to Waves with Dixie Gillaspie

November 03, 2014
Starve the Doubts
Ripples to Waves with Dixie Gillaspie
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Starve the Doubts
Ripples to Waves with Dixie Gillaspie
Nov 03, 2014
Jared Easley
Show Notes
Dixie Gillaspie In today’s episode, Starve the Doubts host Jared Easley, along with co-host Kimanzi Constable from kimanziconstable.com, interviews Dixie Gillaspie, also known as Dixie Dynamite, who is an explosive coach, speaker, firestarter, and author of Just Blow It Up: Firepower for Living an Unlimited Life. Dixie is an editor at The Good Men Project and she is the mastermind behind DixieDynamiteCoaching.com, where she helps entrepreneurs around the world blow up their brickwalls that keep them from growing their businesses. Dixie is presently collaborating with Kimanzi in bringing forth Ripples to Waves, a four-week writing course to help people expand their reach and build presence that will create impact and income. In this episode, you’ll learn about: A Reader’s Digest version of what made Dixie Dynamite Creating her own brand What compelled Dixie to reach out to Kimanzi and start Ripples to Waves The power of content The amazing results people have achieved from taking the course The greatest barriers in growing a business Building your own brickwall every time you say you can’t Energy and strategy to blow up your brickwalls Presence as the gateway to impact and income How presence saved Dixie’s life literally How to deal with doubts and fears Items mentioned: How Dixie Dynamite got her name: Got her nickname Dynamite back in the second grade Her name took off on Twitter Creating a brand around Dixie Dynamite A shoutout to Libby Gill for encouraging her to build a brand around her nickname Partnering with Kimanzi and starting Ripples to Waves Small business owners feel like they’re not having big enough impact in the world You don’t always see the ripples you create and a lot of us want to create waves. Content is one of the best ways to reach people beyond the physical extent Working with writers and being featured in bigger sites Teaching people to convert conversations into clients Ripples to Waves A four-week writing course to increase their reach, impact, and bottom line www.ripplestowaves.com In-depth, intensive, advanced, three-month mastermind to help people hone their content and get it placed where they want placed and develop a strategy around conversion What people achieved from taking the course - getting placed on the big sites and going viral Dixie’s passion is to see people starting to: Trust their voice. Put their message out there. Make an impact. The barriers in creating and growing a business: Dealing with doubts and fears. Saying you can’t causes you to build that brick wall. Be a thinker. The biggest brick wall: Your own conditioning. Other people’s conditioning Getting past your brickwalls Passion isn’t what make things happen. That takes action. Strategy drives decision and planning leading to actions Energy comes before strategy Passion is what produces that energy The joy in the outcome that drives the passion It all starts with passion. Presence as your gateway to impact and income Everywhere you show up and everything you leave behind The impact of reading a book that prevented her from committing suicide Laying down a business strategy so people will walk to your door and pay you Dealing with doubts and fears: Don’t let your fears define your dreams but let your dreams overcome your fears. There is energy that comes with fear. Converting that energy into positive action. Using a feedback loop to be mindful about your fears Examining your fears Writing a chapter on The Thought that Changed My Life Forever You Are the Placebo by Dr. Joe Dispenza Mad Genius by Randy Gage Connect with Dixie on Twitter @DixieDynamite or visit www.dixiedynamitecoaching.com. Check out the course at www.ripplestowaves.com. Dixie’s final thoughts for the listeners: “We grow what we feed. It’s not about illusion and reality… it’s really about where you put your focus. If you’re focused on your fears and all the things you don’t want to have happened, you’re feeding it.”
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