Allison Burke is a TRUE HIGH PERFORMER in life.
She is a professional dancer who performs full time as ensemble dancer + artist coach for Cirque Du Soleil's Beatles LOVE show.
She is a fitness model as well as a pilates & HIIT trainer for TruFusion (my favorite hot studio in Vegas)
Allison has been dancing, performing and competing for the majority of her life.
She is a proud graduate of Chapman University with a Bachelors in Dance + in Advertising.
She’s traveled the world training, assisting + dancing with some of the most revered choreographers in dance and has earned several performance awards over the years, for great reason: she is the ultimate representation of talent that gets backed up all the way by hard work driven by relentless passion.
There’s no quit in this growth-minded artist who is constantly discovering ways to expanded herself into a greater expression of her Self that touches ALL areas of her life, starting with the connection and love she holds for herself.
Some takeaway mindset gems in this episode:
Discovering your strengths + your deficiencies for better performance
Dismissing the constant need for perfection while keeping standards high
The importance of Self-Investigation for constant growth
Eliminating “imposture syndrome” and owning your outcomes
Learning how to trust yourself under pressure
Beating body-issue challenges with true nourishment and self love
Operating from an open, abundant mindset vs a restrictive controlling mindset
I LOVE our conversation so much.
Not only is it a deep dive into the challenging journey she relentlessly maneuvered through to become an artist for one of the worlds most revered entertainment shows in that lives in Las Vegas, but it is a real conversation with a real woman who is authentically working through the process of constant self-discovery with an honest, curious and open mind.
Its deep, full of laughter and I really believe you will love + be inspired by Allison journey + her mindset; I most definitely am.
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In other words: Ryan Munsey is a HIGH PERFORMING BADASS, on a mission to support humans become better versions of themselves everyday + has written one of my FAVORITE optimizing performance books in support of that mission (what I like to frame as a manual) called: Fuck Your Feelings.
In this new BlackBeltBeauty Radio episode I have so much fun to diving deep into Ryans’s mental framework and process and bringing out some HIGHLY inspiring gems that can be modeled in support of high performance living.
In this episode you will learn:
“The Nowhere Between Two Somewheres” a beautifully and powerfully written Instagram post of Ryans that expresses that importance of composure in life transitions.
The importance of Emotional Resiliency through life transitions.
Ryan’s upbringing as an athlete, what he learned about himself as an athlete + what drove him to get his degree in Food Science/Human Nutrition and dive deep into the business side of it all
What inspired Ryan to the path of becoming a realized expert as a high performer
The process and inspiration of Fuck Your Feelings
The science behind Decision Making
Why Ryan focused on the specifics of Fuck Your Feelings as tools to optimizing performance
Crushing Dogmatic beliefs in nutrition/fitness + focusing on what WORKS, then piecing them together to work for you.
Creating “TOOLS” in your Performance tool box
Ryan’s NON morning routine and why he does not subscribe to a “routine”
How he trained his ability to write a book
The 4 most impactful books and WHY they have impacted Ryans’ mental framework + process
Ryan’s idea of success
The power of discipline + why Ryan relies on it
How + WHY Ryan implements DAILY appreciation at the start of his day
What “BALANCE” means to him
I cannot recommend reading or listening to Fuck Your Feelings and following Ryan enough!
Enjoy the inspiration + mental tactics towards high performance living that you will MOST DEFINITELY gain from this conversation.
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Anyone can want. Resiliency to ACHIEVE is limited to those who rely on THIS powerful tool:
YOUR WHY FACTOR.
It's not just a theory, it's a proven fact that when we desire something for our lives and have GREAT PURPOSE (aka a STRONG WHY) behind it, we are better able to stay committed to the pursuit of it actualizing it despite the challenges and adversities that rise up along the way.
In this new Solosode I replay a recent BlackBeltBeauty instagram post that blends perfectly with the focus of this episode and tease out the benefits of: discovering your WHY, getting clear on your goals/vision and implementing both of those intangibles into your pursuit to actualizing iT into your life- whatever IT may be.
The goal behind this episode is to help you connect with your purpose behind any + all things that you desire for your life and utilizing the power that comes with that connection to get you from WANTING to MAKING IT HAPPEN.
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30: DANA CLAUDAT: CREATING YOUR LUCK, DESIGNING YOUR SPACE + LIFE WITH NO LIMITS & LIVING FROM YOUR HIGHEST, CREATIVE-SELF.
Dana Claudat is a modern Feng Shui master, a Stanford- educated art historian with a serious passion for Modern & Contemporary art. To put it simply: Curating is in her DNA.
I felt an alignment to Dana's incredible energy upon discovering her radiant, always positive INSTAGRAM PROFILE and her renowned blog, THE TAO OF DANA but I after having this ELEVATING conversation with this talented, inspiring woman, I can honestly say that I LOVE Dana's mental framework and what she puts out into this world through her original approach to Feng Shui .
Here's my favorite part: She's the REAL thing. A pragmatic creative who originates from Jersey and keeps the essence of that realness alive in her approach to Feng Shui. Sorry no unicorns, magical promises and do not expect her to be your guru... She is a creative support system to those who apply her specialized methods of Feng Shui into their sacred spaces that invites more expansive, harmonized energy into these spaces. But it doesn't stop there. Through the ripple effects of Dana's Feng Shui method, this renewed, harmonized energy has positively impacted the entire lives of those she works with too, proving that, as Dana puts it,
"Your space reflects your life and your life reflects your space."
She is woman who does NOT believe in luck or limitations, which immediately makes her principles and practice of Feng Shui SO unique. A definite deviation from the majority of Feng Shui practices out there. A Feng Shui Maverick if you will and a total a path CREATOR- both making her my kind of girl.
Im giving it to you STRAIGHT: Since our conversation and starting her CASH CAMP, an 8 week online, collaborative, space designing course that harmonizes the energy in our sacred spaces to build not just in our financial status but invites more WEALTH INTO OUR ENTIRE LIVES; I have felt a serious shift- INTERNALLY + EXTERNALLY.
A shift that feels SO good, so ALIGNED with my highest Self and has me sooo excited about what is to come this Fall as I get deeper into the camp, designing more shifts with intentions that support my ability to achieve what I envision for my life. I am a firm believer that our external is a reflection of our internal so it's no surprise when I say I LOVE that Dana's Feng Shui practice lives in that same philosophy.
That said, I am SO excited for you all to drop in to our conversation in this new BlackBeltBeauty Radio episode to get to know this amazing woman, how she arrived to this incredible place with her Feng Shui practice and without even intending to, turning her passion and practice of into a thriving business. A business that is genuinely supporting so many people around the world to be thriving in their own lives. I have NO doubt you are going to feel SO inspired to start Feng Shui'ing your space and LIFE with Dana once you listen to this energizing conversation.
In this episode you will learn:
- Dana's unique approach to the art of Feng Shui- why it's so different from majority of practices and principles of Feng Shui that exist.
- Her journey to discover Feng Shui
- Tuning out of external "healers" and Tuning into herSelf while implementing Feng Shui in her life.
- The birth of the "Wellness" industry and how it effected her Feng Shui practice
- Designing space with Intention, regardless of how new or big the space is
- Science backed effects of personal energy towards our environment
- How our inner state reflects our outer state
- The meaning of Feng Shui and the various practices and schools
- What ultimately influenced Dana's unique approach to Feng Shui and why
- Science based Feng Shui
- The power of CREATIVITY in your home
- Dana's view on BALANCE and creating BALANCED energy in our space to align with our unique needs for it
- Collaborative designing- What her FENG SHUI CAMPS ( Money, Love + Decluttering) are all about and how they have successful impacted those in it (including herself because she does it with everyone) in desired ways
- Her experience at Stanford studying art history and how it influenced her to NOT taken the paved path, the most commonly taken road and instead, be a path creator, designing it from her unique desires, passion, interests and intentions
- The VALUE of ADVERSITY and the power of listening to your AUTHENTIC SELF
- Disregarding "timelines" + focusing on your desires, passions + intentions
- One of my personal experiences from shifting energy in my space and what it helped me MANIFEST a desire into my life
- First steps to harmonizing your space with Dana's Feng Shui method
- How Self talk effects your internal + external environment
- Dana's new school of Feng Shui- why she started it and what it's all about
"Art and aesthetics are a high frequency of communication" Dana Claudat.
I would LOVE to know what you think and FEEL from listening to our conversation and if you reading this before 9/10 then you have time to sign up for Dana's CASH CAMP HERE and start taking INSPIRED ACTION towards building the wealth you desire for your life.
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Sending you all LOVE + ELEVATED ENERGY always!
Co-creating spaces with her clients