Are you left-brained or right-brained? How do you shift from a logical career to a creative, highly right-brained career?
Our guest in Episode 82 is an AWESOME dude. He attended Florida State University and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in accounting. He even became a licensed CPA! But then he realized that that wasn't where he needed to be.
He decided that in order to fulfill his purpose he had to pivot to that world of storytelling. In December of 2004, he took a step of faith, left his corporate job, and became an entrepreneur. Let's hear the rest of the story from Andy Henriquez.
[04:28] Andy shares what his initial motivation was to become a CPA.
[06:28] What prompted Andy to make that transition to storytelling?
[08:11] What made Andy love storytelling and developing the skill of communicating with others?
[09:00] How does one go from a logical career into something creative in nature?
[11:55] What prompted Andy to launch the Master Storyteller Academy?
[13:22] What is "strategic storytelling"?
[15:00] What are the different kinds of strategic storytelling?
[18:35] What are two of the biggest reasons why people don't leverage the power of stories?
[20:15] What can Andy say to people, especially those who are in the corporate space that would rather not take advantage of stories as it is too personal and not professional?
[23:39] Want to know what your storyteller you are? Andy shares a valuable resource for this.