TN224: The journey to business and personal growth – With Doni Aldine
It can take over 10 years to see an idea and a big ambitious vision come to reality. During this journey, it is the little steppingstones through the highs and lows of this journey that matter and that allow you to build the foundations of a successful business.
However, what often happens during this journey is that our business growth is closely connected to our own personal growth as individuals and not just as entrepreneurs.
"I always listen to other people’s advice and keep learning but I try to stay tuned to my own instinct and vision to make decisions in my business."
In this episode, Doni Aldine shares her inspiring story and how her journey has led her to business and personal growth. She shares her experience of building a global media brand and how she balances continuously learning from others with trusting her own instinct to make the right decisions.
Doni Aldine is the founder and editor-in-chief of Culturs Magazine, a multi-platform media network focused on cross-cultural identities, Doni draws from her own experience as she is a globally mobile Afro-Latina and first-generation American who, by age 19, lived in & identified with seven cultures on five continents.
Doni has grown Culturs into a global brand, regularly reaching tens of thousands of dedicated readers. She is a FOLIO Top Women in Media 2020 Honoree for her work with "Culturs".
As an expert in media and global culture identity, she has consulted for companies such as Warner Brothers Studios and Turner Network Television. She has also worked with Wonder Woman Director Patty Jenkins, Star Trek actor Chris Pine, the Peter Tosh Estate (Peter Tosh is a founding member of the Wailers with Bob Marley) in Jamaica and WarnerMedia and Warner Bros.
What You Will Learn
How the search for identity and impact influences the entrepreneurial journey
What fears and limiting beliefs could slow your growth
What shifts can help propel the growth of a business and personal level