Sarah talks about what it looks like to take risks and getting over the “what if” moments of life.
About the speaker
Sarah Hernholm is the Founder of WIT (Whatever It Takes). WIT provides a college-credit social entrepreneur course to high school teens focused on developing leaders and solving real social issues. Teens learn how to design and launch social enterprises and earn 6 units of college credit from University of California, San Diego. In addition to running WIT, Sarah provides personal development workshops for educators and students through her other company, 360 Self, Inc. Beyond WIT and 360 Self, Inc., Sarah travels and shares the message of the importance of fostering and bringing your authentic self-expression to the world. She has done two TEDx talks and is currently working on a third. You can find her working on her book 11 Tips for Doing WIT, hanging with her dog, or twerking it at hip-hop class….follow along with her on Snapchat miss_wit.
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There is no reason that you have to be a certain age to be able to have wisdom or ideas as to how to make the world a better place. — Sarah Hernholm
The only thing that's holding us back from making these risky steps and risky actions in whatever area of your life it is is the limiting beliefs that we have and the narrative and story that we tell ourselves about what might happen — Sarah Hernholm
Each time that we are courageous and brave enough to take a risk we're showing to ourselves that we're worth it. — Sarah Hernholm
There should never be a beat that goes undanced to. — Sarah Hernholm
The more we feel comfortable in the unknown and in taking risks, the better we will understand our value and worth. — Sarah Hernholm