It was always her dream to be an entrepreneur and be able to heal the world in her own terms. At first she thought becoming a pharmacist was the journey she was going to take since she had the ability to help people and please her parents at the same time.
But when she saw that the medication they gave out to patients only served as a temporary bandaid to their sickness, Dr. Anh knew in her heart she had to take an alternate route.
Of course Dr. Anh had her doubts if she would become a success in her field though the route of entrepreneurship. A message from her late grandmother gave her the belief and ability that she has what it takes to be a success.
In this episode, Dr. Anh will share her story and how you can apply it in your own inner journey to self confidence.
Dr. Anh has a successful food podcast show called The Food as Medecine Podcast with Dr. Anh. She is also an online entrepreneur.
Dr. Anh was born in Vietnam and raised in America after her father decided to move there after the Vietnam War.
Favorite Self Confidence Quote
Confidence is not thinking they will like me, confidence is thinking I’ll be fine when they don’t.
Definition of Self Confidence
Being comfortable in your own skin physically and emotionally.
Her Life Before the Discovery of Self Confidence
Dr. Anh had a lack of self confidence in her physical features. She would always find something wrong whenever she saw a photo of herself.
She also desired to always be liked no matter where she was because she would be happy if everyone liked to be friends with her.
She realized its not about the quantity of friends but the quality of friends you have in your circle.
Dr. Anh was always seeking the approval of her parents in anything she does which is quite common with asian women and their parents.
The “AHA” Moment
Dr. Anh and a fellow coworker decided to get a psychic reading for their birthday. This psychic was able to talk to spirits and Dr. Anh was hoping to hear from her maternal grandmother who she never met.
The psychic told Dr. Anh that she was meant more for her life and that she was going to be a healer of some sort by using natural healing methods.
Her grandmother happened to in the room during the reading and passed along a message to Anh saying that her granddaughter had the Midas Touch. Anything she does will become a success.
Dr. Anh just needed to take a leap of faith to take the necessary actions to get to her success. It’s because her grandmother believed in her so much that she decided to take that leap of faith to her path of success.
Her Life After the Discovery of Self Confidence
Dr. Anh is doing what she loves most. Helping people heal through natural methods. Her show debuted in the New and Noteworthy on the first day of launching and also hit number 1 in Medicine and Science.
She is able to quit her job to work full-time on her podcast and online business.
The One Self Confidence Tip For the Listener
Learn to love yourself and indulge in yourself such buying flowers for you or getting a pedicure. It’s okay to spoil yourself once in a while.
Doing these small gestures for yourself will give you the feeling of loving yourself and in turn increasing your self confidence.