Episode 26

Published on:

7th Nov 2023

Building Generational Wealth in Face of a Stage 4 Cancer Diagnosis | DeAnna Rogers - E26

Ever wondered what’s it like to overcome stage 4 cancer? In this episode, you'll hear DeAnna's inspiring story of balancing motherhood and a thriving career, debunking myths about what truly attracts clients, and her remarkable journey facing a stage 4 cancer diagnosis with unyielding courage. She shares invaluable wisdom on running successful events and the significance of finding a mentor who can help you navigate the business world. As you listen, you'll be moved by her journey and her candid words: "The thing that scared me the most was not having cancer. It was losing my hair. Women have this thing. There's just a comfort zone about your hair, right?" Behind all the laughter and tears, DeAnna’s story is proof anyone can find success.

Key Takeaways:

  • Being a mom while having a successful career
  • The reason someone will or will not do business with you
  • Facing a stage 4 cancer diagnosis
  • Running a successful event
  • Finding a mentor
  • A networking framework: Brainstorm 1 problem, 3 solutions, and 1 action item
  • Facing imposter syndrome by getting the reps in
  • Getting over your fear of talking to people
  • Developing your team


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🌐 Website: https://www.evolveeventsgroup.com/

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