48: How to Give Yourself Grace with Maria Grace
“We never truly have control over our lives. The trick is to learn to release control, embrace the chaos from time to time, and treasure the moments of peace in between.” ~Maria Grace Today’s podcast guest is a new friend of mine, and I know she will be an encouragement to you as you listen to her journey of owning a business, adopting a child, and managing it all in times of uncertainty. Grab your coffee and let’s glean some wisdom from Maria Grace! About Maria Grace and how to connect with her: A Virginia Tech graduate, Maria achieved magna cum laude status in her International Studies degree with a Business concentration, and it was during her senior year of college that she was first introduced to – and fell in love with – the field of marketing. Within a month from graduation, she bought her first house, got married, and moved across the state to settle in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Maria’s marketing career began when she was promoted at the age of 21 from an Administrative Assistant position to the Director of Communications. At the same time, she started her own business, which would enable her to leave her full-time job and work solely for herself just a few years later. Maria’s dual experience in a company and as an entrepreneur have given her valuable tools and insights, enabling her to serve small businesses and creative entrepreneurs in the areas of social media, search engine optimization, and general marketing. With clients ranging from a Chick-fil-A franchise to a feature film, no project is too diverse to market effectively and create an active, engaged audience. In her spare time, Maria goes on sushi dates with her husband, chases the daughter she was blessed to adopt in 2017, trains for marathons, and reads historical fiction. Website: https://www.mariagracellc.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mariagracellc Having trouble finding all the episodes you’ve missed? Find all of the She Who Overcomes episodes on Mandy’s website at http://mandybanderson.com/category/she-who-overcomes-podcast Connect with Mandy: Join Mandy and Raychel every Monday night for their FREE Monday Night Pep Talk Call! Register for the details at https://www.raymateam.com/mondaypeptalk. Order Mandy’s book, She Who Overcomes: Rising Out of the Ashes of Your Circumstances, on Amazon! Work with Mandy every month in the Leadership University by RAYMA Team. Details at https://www.raymateam.com/university2020 Hire Mandy B. Anderson to speak at your next event! Get the conversation started at https://www.raymateam.com/speaking.