It’s hard to believe that Jodi was once so quiet that she even knew how to breath in silence. She was so afraid of what others thought of her out of the home that it paralyzed from taking any action.
In this episode, this feel good story will get you inspired to take the lead in your own journey.
Jodi Flynn is a business coach and a podcaster helping women take the lead.
Jodi is of Irish descent. She also was studying her family lineage and she is related to Pocahontas.
Favorite Self Confidence Quote
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Definition of Self Confidence
The belief in yourself that you can figure it out along the way.
Her Life Before the Discovery of Self Confidence
Jodi was referred to as the street angel home devil which meant she was really silent when she was out of the home but inside the home she could totally be herself. She was so scared of showing who she really was outside her home.
She was so quiet that she was able to even breath silent. Because of this Jodi has low self esteem, felt unworthy and small in life.
The “AHA” Moment
After Jodi’s friend from high school gave her a note saying that she wanted to end their friendship, it broke Jodi’s heart. She was at gym class when a group of girls asked what was wrong, Jodi was crying and showed them the note and the girls were mad at Jodi’s friend for doing that.
The group of girls took Jodi in as her friend and that’s when Jodi realized she can be herself and not have to hide her true self anymore. She was able to have the freedom to be herself.
Her Life After the Discovery of Self Confidence
Jodi did reconcile with the friend that ended their relationship back in high school and they are closer than ever.
Jodi also had the confidence to blindly go into entrepreneurship and she is now teaching other women how to become an entrepreneur as well. Jodi is putting herself out in the world through speaking, podcasting and doing leadership workshops.
The One Self Confidence Tip For the Listener
Believe in yourself that you can overcome whatever comes at you.