Episode #017: How Working with a Coach Saved Me from My Dark Times with Ebony Louise
What is the Grow2Gether Podcast?
The Grow2Gether Podcast is a weekly podcast where host and founder Luke Burrows has conversations with our community members and the next generation to give them a platform to share their stories, challenges and plans for the future.
Who are we joined by and what do we cover in this episode?
In this episode of the Grow2Gether podcast, we're joined by Ebony Louise who is a Youth Mentor whose mission it is to engage and inspire young people to believe in themselves and grow into successful leaders in today’s society.
Inspired by her own personal growth journey, Ebony dives deep into opening up about her own hardships with seeking purpose, and how she has been able to defy the odds stacked up against her during her youth. Ebony shares how important finding and working with a coach has been and gives some tips on how to go about finding a coach or mentor to work with.
Key takeaways from this episode:
- When you're looking to work with a coach or mentor it's important to bear in mind to find someone who inspires and empowers you and also holds you accountable.
- Whether it's family members, close friends or people you meet on your personal growth journey some of your biggest critics turn out to actually be your biggest fans.
- A challenge that most people face is wanting to fit in with those around them. This can often lead to people not being true to themselves and living a lie. True happiness is found when you accept yourself for who you are and live your life in alignment with your highest life values.
- So often people resort to short-term pleasures for "pick-me-ups" like alcohol and neglect their long term happiness. Starting your personal growth journey will teach you how to make better decisions for where you want to go.
- Plus, much much more!
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