The Power of Being Seen

Do you struggle to accept the attention you deserve in your business or life? Many of us struggle with being seen due to fears we face. In today’s episode, I’m pulling back the curtain to my own fears and sharing about the power of being seen.

This is Season 3 Episode 5 of Here’s the Tea with Akua

Here’s the Tea with Akua is a safe space to learn about hot topics, gain a new perspective and have a greater understanding of the people around us. You’ll hear amazing stories of everyday people like you and me. They’ll be spilling the tea and giving us an honest look into their lives. As we discuss topics such as race, relationships, mental health, and how to just figure out the thing called life, we’d love to have you subscribe on Apple PodcastSpotify, or your favorite podcast player!

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Important Parts of the Conversation:

Do Things Scared (0:50)

Struggling with Being Seen (1:05)

Examples of Hiding & Fears We Have (2:40)

Recognizing Your Worthiness (5:35)

Own Your Authenticity (8:22)

Lean Into Your Community for Support (10:36)

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone (12:10)

Unpack the Reason for Fear (12:25)

Where Does Fear Stem From (12:43)

Focus on What You’re Good At to Build Confidence (14:25)

Manage the Fear (15:22)

What Brings You Joy (15:37)

Steps Towards Your Goals and Overcoming Fear (16:45)

Words of Affirmation & Truths (17:25)

Practice (18:26)


Mentioned in this Episode

Ted Talk – Burnadette McBurnie


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