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Lessons learned throughout my business

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Faviola the CEO HUSTLER

Lessons Learned Throughout my Business

#TheRiseTheFallTheComeback 

Faviola the CEO Hustler

By FAVIOLA ARANDA 'THE CEO HUSTLER'

MAKE IT HAPPEN! 

 

TRUE STORY📖 I started my business in 2000 all with a Dream & Vision, but NEVER in my wildest dreams did I think I had it in me to build a Top-Notch Corporate Business, but I did it! (I built a 6-figure business in less than 3-months)😱

 

▶️I didn’t have a plan, BUT…

▶️I did have a Vision & Dream

▶️I didn’t have a degree, but had tons of experience in Business!

▶️ I never let ANYTHING STOP ME 🛑 or get in my way to succeeding!

But then something happened…

“The Rise, The Fall, The ComeBack, I am Faviola #TheCEOHustler”

Life happened; I suffered an auto accident while coming back from San Francisco, CA.  I had all 3 of my kids in the car with me when we got rear-ended and I almost lost my small child, but Thank God, he’s OK, unfortunately, I ended up with severe neck/back/tissue/tendon injuries (still suffer from these same pains)!

 

A few months after we were at the Lake (our favorite place to relax) where unfortunately our middle child suffered a severe fracture (Jetski injury) and was in a body cast (femur fracture) for months!!!

 

And, if things couldn’t get worse I was pregnant (which it’s supposed to be the best time for a mother, right?) unfortunately for me it was such a horrible time and such a bad experience because I almost lost my Baby Girl due to a bad pregnancy due to (severe cholestasis), I was in/out of hospital 🏥 for 6-months until finally my husband couldn’t handle me anymore and had to get me hospitalized (admitted into hospital) for care and treatment and well my daughter was finally born (premature baby at only 32 weeks), but as you all see from my family pics thank God she’s a beautiful miracle princess!  

 

Unfortunately during this same time frame, my father was diagnosed with Glioblastoma, we were so devastated with everything going on…I was recovering from Auto Accident, Son in Body Cast, then I got pregnant 🤰 almost lost my daughter all while my poor father was slowly dying from Brain 🧠 Cancer and all while the economy was collapsing…S*** 💩was literally happening all at once!

 

⚠️Unbeknown to us the business was also starting to go downhill all due to these

⚠️”Life Situations and Unforeseen Circumstances)!

⚠️And of course, things just got worse I started getting sued left & right, getting harassed, threatened (interpreter literally coming to my home threatening me!!!

😢) who FREAKING DOES THAT?!!!  I had 100s of clients who owed me money 💵 who were not paying, the government shutdown affected my business so000 bad, yet I wasn’t at my client’s homes/doors/place of business harassing them or threatening them, but hey we are ALL DIFFERENT, RIGHT?!

 

And then S*** 💩😢happened my father passed📿 all while on verge of losing my house, losing everything I worked so hard for 💔no money, in pain, sick, devastated, defeated, etc…It felt like a knife “ripping through my chest”💔!

 

Life was happening behind the ‘scenes’ but sorry to say that the “ruthless” interpreters/contractors’ who for years I provided work too, who I always put first, took them to eat, gave them awards, stipends, opened the doors to my house, invited them to workshops (for free), provided them with FREE Training  (because without them my business would not have grown as big as it did), but when S***💩hits the fan everything I did for them went out the window and they forgot who I was and smeared my name like I was nothing!

 

Now I have forgiven because I’m sure (they were going through similar situations due to the economy) but honestly they were being brutal & didn’t understand or cared about my situation…They didn’t care that 1. My family was depending on me 2. 10 other employees & so many others were too…

 

Unfortunately, after my Dad passed I no longer gave a S*** 💩😢 and had no choice but to file for Bankruptcy and Closed my Doors! 

 

I felt like a total failure, defeated, depressed and just TIRED!!!

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BUT!!! I #NeverGiveUp if my father taught me anything that was to Never Give Up!

 

After a few months of therapy, counseling and letting the storm pass, I decided to get up and #BossUpandRise 💯🔥I dusted my self off and went back 🔙 to the drawing board!

 

Looking back I don’t regret ANYTHING, but wished I could have done better, been better prepared, but hey God does things for a REASON!

 

I NOW appreciate that experience because;

1️⃣ I understand that God does things for a reason and this experience was necessary for me to learn & understand that we must prepare for the future & for ‘unforeseen circumstances’, but also take care of ourselves before being able to take care of others.

2️⃣ It helped me so that I can help others AVOID these same struggles, challenges, but more importantly, help them prepare for the future and give back through training and development!

3️⃣ It helped me to be the person I am today. Share+Learn+Grow+Prepare+Plan for the Future and continue to Help Others!

You see, we all make mistakes, but we can all learn from them & help others AVOID these same mistakes.🙏

We have 2 Choices..Get up ##BossUpandRise or Stay down and be defeated!

 

Regardless of the circumstances #KeepOnGoing

🚨#TheRiseTheFallTheComeback @theceohustler ™️🚨

Entrepreneurship

Social Media Frenzy

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Social Media “Frenzy” “Hype”

How to Overcome Online Social Media Barriers

 

How many of you are overwhelmed with ALL this Online Social Media “Hype” going on!

How many of you are confused and even feeling stressed and even depressed because you are doing everything in your power to grow your online business?!

BUT…

Just when you think you “nailed it” and you’ve mastered it, SOMETHING NEW COMES UP, right?!

SO…

Now, you have to go back to the drawing board!

I know how you feel because for a minute I was just like you – going through those same challenges.  And more, so because I was seeing all these profiles with only (10 images) with 100K+ followers or those with (no images) and 20K+ followers, so I would ask myself…

“How in the world are all these people doing it? How come I post and post and no “real interaction”, no “real followers”, why isn’t my account growing, etc…And then…

I FIGURED IT OUT!

  1. People where BUYING FOLLOWERS!
  2. People were doing the “FOLLOW/UN-FOLLOW” method to grow faster!
  3. People were BUYING LIKES!
  4. People were BUYING LARGE FOLLOWER accounts!

So, then I continued to research and figured out that It’s the QTY of FOLLOWERS, it’s the QUALITY of REAL FOLLOWERS!

So…I STOPPED STRESSING OUT and STOPPED trying to be like the “Other Guys”!

  1. Yes, the “Shadow Banned” is REAL!
  2. Yes, the “Algorithm” is REAL!
  3. Yes, you can grow your account Organically, it just takes time!

Also, you DON’T NEED TO SPEND 100s and 1000s to START or GROW YOUR BUSINESS online!

Do the Basics, the BASICS ALWAYS WORK!

STOP TRYING TO BE THE “GLITTERY, GLAM, GORGEOUS, EXPENSIVE” ENTREPRENEUR! It all comes with time and patience, don’t put your Business at Risk before you even get it off the “ground”…Baby Steps always work!

With over 1,000,000,000 of Instagram users and over 2,000,000,000 of Facebook users and millions of online users your potential to grow your business with FREE marketing online!

So, STOP “going here and there” and downloading “this and that”, find a platform you like and learn it and stick to it, and eventually, your Biz will start to grow…

Here are some free;

INSTAGRAM TIPS:

  1. Post Consistently.
  2. Build and set the mood.
  3. Be unique and ALWAYS be Yourself.
  4. Use hashtags, as well as community, motivating and positive tags
  5. 80/20 post rule (20%personal and 80% valuable business) posts
  6. Max 30hashtags
  7. Set Good Bio

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Entrepreneur Cafe Members Club

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As a former CEO and an Entrepreneur who’s been in business for over 18+ years and with over 25+ years of professional Business Experience, I know a bit about the “Biz World”… I started, built and grew my business from the “ground up”…

YES!, literally from the “ground up”…So, I know exactly what it takes, what to do and what not to do in order to Start and Grow your Business.

So, quickly About Me: I have both business and bilingual skills…I started at a very young age helping my father with his business, I also helped friends and family communicate (Interpreter)…So, in 2000 I decided to venture off and Start My Own Biz because thanks to my “language skills” it allowed me to start your my own language interpreting business, for that matter a Corporate Million dollar business… YES – My Own Corporate Business!!!

 

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Fitness gains vs. Self care

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Health and fitness

4 Fitness Tips that Fit

Even the Busiest Schedules

 

Many people want to exercise and be healthy, but according to the CDC about 39.8 percent of the country were obese in 2015-2016. And, that isn’t counting all the health problems caused by inactivity and unhealthy weight gain among those who aren’t even medically obese.

 

No one wakes up in the morning and decides they’re going to be unhealthy and inactive that day, so why are these problems affecting so many Americans. One answer – time. We are all very busy people and finding the time to work out and be active is extremely difficult no matter if you’re a professional, parent, or student. Life is busy! With a few simple tricks, though, you can find time to be active even with your busy schedule:

 

Find a Pause

 

There are natural pauses in a working day, whether it’s in between meetings or while the children are napping. These pauses might be short, lasting only 15 minutes or less. But, using non-traditional workouts and a few fitness tips, you can turn these short pauses into your workout time whether you’re in the office or at home. There are a number of fast, equipment-free workouts that can be efficiently utilized during these breaks.

 

Try Resistance Bands

 

Want to take things a step further? Invest in a good set of resistance bands, which can spice up any workout. These bands are incredibly portable and can be shoved in your desk drawer or put in a closet. They allow you to perform exercises that usually require gym equipment anywhere. You can use resistance bands in the office, while watching the kids outside, or even during the commercial break of your favorite show. A little goes a long way, so there is no need to carve out large chunks of time to use them. Keep them close by and try an exercise like these from Bodylastic whenever you get the chance.

 

Set Up a Home Gym (and use it!)

 

Remember that elliptical you bought, but now use to hang clothes? It’s time to clean it off and get to work. The benefits of setting up a home gym is that you can workout whenever you catch a spare minute without the hassle or time it takes to load up and head to the gym.

 

There are lots of different home gym machines available, but your money might be best spent elsewhere on a good set of free weights, a jump rope, balance ball and a kettlebell. These small pieces of equipment are more versatile than a machine and are much more portable. You probably aren’t going to park an elliptical in the middle of your living room, but you can workout with a kettlebell while watching your favorite shows.

 

Transform Ordinary Activities

 

If all else fails and your busy schedule doesn’t allow you to get in even 15 minutes of exercise time, find areas of your life you can augment to include more activity. Buy a standing desk if you spend most of your time sitting at work, walk to the park with the kids instead of driving, or even consider biking to work. Going to the store? Park in the back and away from the door. Have an extra 30 seconds in the morning? Do some quick sun salutations.

 

Finding time to exercise can be difficult in our modern, fast-paced world. However, it is more critical now than ever to find time to exercise, especially with most jobs involving large amounts of inactivity. Try some of these simple solutions to find time to be active on your busy schedule.

 

Photo Credit: Pexels

 

Check out this awesome article with more Tips and helpful information

https://www.jenreviews.com/workout-routines/ 

Interpreting and Translation

Sign the Show and Waka

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Scrolling through my Facebook post and I come across this awesome Sign Language Interpreter dancing to the music and getting in the grove and doing her thing – one of the many reasons why I love what I do #interpreting !!!

Holly Maniatty found recognition for rap while interpreting at a Killer Mike set festival and when Killer Mike saw her and noticed her, he was fascinated by her skills and talent that he jumped down from the stage to the raised platform and Maniatty colleague said he started dancing with them.  Also, said, “that she had been initially employed by a company; however as an interpreter for a Marilyn Manson concert in Rochester after all her coworkers passed on the opportunity, eventually opening the door for her to be recruited by a company out of Portland, Maine that specialized in festival ASL interpreting.” Also, said “that by this point she was beginning to work with various musicians the likes of U2, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Saget, and eventually The Beastie Boys at Bonnaroo in 2009, which lead to her becoming a main-stay interpreter for the rap community.

Check these 3 awesome ASL Certified Interpreters Rap Battle with Wiz Khalifa

Check her out also here interpreting for #SnoopDogg

“Communicating in Your Language, One-Language-At-A-Time!”

The language industry is one of the fastest growing industries across the Country!  If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about what you need to Start a Career as an Interpreter, please send them my way!

I would love to teach you and share the beauties of this industry!

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