Guest Speaker for Episode #106 Joy Passey
Today we will be speaking to Joy Passey! This episode is quite diverse because we will be touching on media, mindset and why it’s okay to have more than one career! So no matter what she has to say you will definitely benefit form this podcast!
Joy Passey is the Founder and Primary Coach for JOY Prosperity Coaching, Inc., a company that helps professionals in technology, media & entertainment break through their barriers to reach the next level in their business! Joy Passey is the Director of Marketing and Community Outreach with the New York City chapter of the International Coach Federation (ICF-NYC). She is a member of other organizations such as SAG/AFTRA, American Alliance for Theatre and Education (AATE), Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), National Association of Professional Women (NAPW), National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), the New York Academy of Sciences, and the NeuroLeadership Institute. Joy has a B.A. in Creative Writing from Hunter College: Dean’s List, Summa Cum Laude. She has an M.A. in Educational Theater, and an Organizational and Executive Coaching Certificate from New York University (NYU). She is an Institute of Social and Emotional Intelligence Certified Coach and has four certificates from the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT): Color Specialist, Wardrobe Technician/Costume Design, Image Consulting, and Event Planning as well. Joy grew up as a performing artist in a suburb of Seattle, WA. She was a Dance major at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA. After two years of college, she quit college to pursue ‘real life’. She hit the ground running when she moved to New York City over twenty years ago. She has worn many ‘hats’ in a variety of different types of businesses, which has made her uniquely well-rounded as a creative artist and a business woman. Immediately arriving in NYC, she co-founded a non-profit theater company, Performers At Work Theatre Company, Inc. The company developed new plays that were by, for, or about women. As Managing Director and member of the company, she acted, produced, stage managed, fundraised, marketed and wrote grants. She has produced shows with Women In Music, Inc such as Disco Divas with Gloria Gaynor and Sisters of the Sixties with Vicki Sue Robinson. She also assisted recording sessions at Westrax Recording Studio, and stage managed the pop-gospel group, The Jenny Burton Experience. Currently, she performs as an improviser and dancer in NYC. Outside of theater, Joy has worked in a number of different types of companies: a small, husband and wife clothing company doing trade shows; a family-owned high-end retail store; an athletic, membership club; and for one of the largest law firms in the world. Joy is also a Dive Master, a professional scuba diver, with Pan Aqua Diving. She worked as a Diver on the Volunteer Dive Team at the New York Aquarium. Previously, she has done volunteer work on a suicide hotline for nearly 8 years; American Red Cross as a Disaster Action Team Member; and at the American Museum of Natural History as a Teaching Volunteer in different halls and exhibits.
TOP POINTS FROM THE EPISODE:
It’s ok to be multi passionate!
- Look at the big picture, what do you want to do in life?
- What’s your main priority?
- Don’t get caught up in the how.
- What’s going to make money!
- Small steps can lead to success
- Utilize your own network!
Entrepreneurship: bright and shiny complex… who do you want to be? Narrow it down!
- Who are you? Who’s your target audience and what is the nitch?
- Get out there and meet people!
Steps for Success:
- Program your mind when going to bed and when you wake up have a mantra.
- Your mindset creates your action and habits!
GOLDEN NUGGET: This should be fun! Life should be fun!
RECOMMENDED BOOK: The Law of Divine Compensation, On Work, Money and Miracles by Marianne Williamson
STAY CONNECTED: www.joyprosperitycoaching.com, Twitter: @JOYProsperity, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joypassey, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/joyprosperitycoaching/
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