Episode #17: EmPower Your Game. Nicole Smith shares her story and journey to equip, encourage, and empower your game.
About Nicole Smith
Miami-based author Nicole R. Smith, a workforce development expert for nearly a decade, has written a new book encouraging others to relentlessly pursue their dreams using goal-setting tactics and tenacity. Available beginning October 21 world-wide where books are sold, Game On!
Relentlessly Pursue Your Dreams: An Illustration on How to Set Goals and Overcome Challenges to Win Big in the Game of Life tracks the ups and downs of Smith’s personal journey as a single mother, and a minority, pursuing a not-so-traditional dream.
Inspired by Smith’s own hard-fought pursuit of two vocations – a corporate career and place on a professional dance team, Game On! provides practical, proven tips on how to set goals and overcome challenges. Additionally, the book includes a step-by-step workbook guide detailing the actions needed to overcome obstacles to experience the bliss of a dream realized.
Empower Your Game By Overcoming Challenges
Smith uses a blend of heartbreak and humor to illustrate the importance of overcoming challenges to see a dream come to fruition. Smith’s experiences include:
- Participating in over 22 pro and semi-pro sports team dance/cheer auditions
- Working with college juniors and seniors preparing to enter the workforce for over a decade at companies such as iHeartMedia and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
Additionally, this has laid the foundation for her to share lessons learned both on and off the field.
As a result, readers will experience the importance of setting goals. Furthermore, they will learn how to effectively work toward goals, the agony of setbacks, and the elation of a dream realized as they read through this book.
Links and Resources:
In conclusion, book enthusiasts interested in receiving the goal-setting workbook as well as the first three chapters of the book for free can visit:
https://www.facebook.com/gameonauthor/?modal=admin_todo_tour or Facebook: @gameonauthor and click on the “sign up” button.
Furthermore, the book is available in Audio, E-book, Paperback and Hardback on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/Game-Relentlessly-Pursue-Your-Dreamsebook/dp/B07H8QZ46R/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1537853827&sr=8-
Nicole is a Panamanian-American, single mother, workforce development specialist, dancer, published author and motivational speaker. Additionally, she attended Oral Roberts University on a Division I full-ride track scholarship. After graduating, she founded Step It Up! Inc., a non-profit dance organization. Likewise, her experience in sports and entertainment, radio, TV and the performing arts has spanned nearly 20 years. This was while covering the Chicago, Houston and Miami markets. Furthermore, she has danced and cheered for four Professional and Semi-Professional sports teams. She has prepared nearly 500 interns to enter the workforce after graduation. Additionally, her heart’s desire is to provide others with tools to overcome life’s inevitable challenges while relentlessly pursuing