Being too busy is just an excuse!
Allison Maslan is the CEO of Allison Maslan International, a global business mentoring company. She was recently named “One of the Top Women Entrepreneurs Who Inspire” by Self Made Magazine and is a No. 1 Best Selling Author of the book, Blast Off! Today, Allison talks about her two favorite charities, Just Like My Child and Habitat for Humanity. As a single mother with a highly successful business, Allison firmly believes that you always have time to give back and be kind to someone else in need.
Key Takeaways:[3:55] Who is Allison? [5:40] Why did Just Like My Child foundation resonate so strongly with Allison? [10:20] How has Allison’s involvement increased over the years? [14:15] Giving back your time can make such a difference in people’s lives. [16:25] There’s so much value to being a giver. [17:05] Despite the fact that Allison was making more money, she wasn’t necessarily becoming more happy. She knew she had to make a greater impact. [19:00] Allison talks about her company, Allison Maslan International. [25:15] A portion of the proceeds to Allison’s book, Blast Off, goes to Habitat for Humanity. [27:45] Sometimes you might feel like you’re not making an impact, but if you have helped just one person, you’ve done something huge! [28:15] Allison has a hugely successful business and she’s also a single mom. She always finds time to give back! Busy is just an excuse. [29:40] You can be the example for your family and the community around you. [30:30] Don’t give back ‘some day’, give back today!
Mentioned in This Episode:
“Sometimes people struggle because they don’t know how to give back.”
“When we start helping other people, we begin to heal in our heart.”
“Listen to your heart and follow your calling.”