Intellectual property is something that no one can take away from you, unless of course, if you sell the rights to it.
Our ideas are worth so much and yet, they are priceless. Many companies would spend a huge amount in order to find the right people who can constantly pitch them innovative and original ideas.
This is because creative thinking is a serious business. It requires a lot of discipline. When people use their brains, it takes their whole body to be awake. Presence of mind means presence of everything else. And it takes guts to back your ideas up when you are just starting to make a name for yourself.
The early stages of Marie Forleo’s life as an employee was far from the prolific career she is living today. It was a time where women had to double, even triple, their efforts in order to be taken seriously and not taken advantage of.
Starting a life coaching business opened many doors for this fearless woman who had only been twenty-years old then. At first, many had questioned what she could possibly guide others through with only more than two decades worth of life experiences. Instead of giving up, she pressed on.
Patience and perseverance definitely pay off. Because slowly but surely, Marie Forleo found stability in her chosen path. As she grew in wisdom, so did her body of professed adherents. Now with a seven-figure business, who wouldn’t be inspired by her success story?
Dubbed by Oprah herself as the thought leader of the next generation and earning this week’s spot as our green hero is Marie Forleo, indeed a force to be reckoned with.