Topics We Explored:
- What it means to be a polymath and why that’s a good thing
- How we can lean into creativity and fun rather than being stuck feeling like we have to do one thing
- Sometimes we think that we are failing, when we’re really in the middle of succeeding
- What it means to define your own success, and why it’s important to do so
- Lisa’s challenge to you: make yourself a “to-don’t” list
“Lean in to the moments with the people you love, because those are what’s
going to matter.” — Lisa Nicole Bell (Tweet this)
Links and Resources Mentioned in This Episode:
- Behind the Brilliance Podcast
- Lisa Nicole Bell
- A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future by Dan Pink
- Mr. Money Mustache
About Lisa Nicole Bell:
Lisa Nicole Bell is a writer, producer, host, and serial entrepreneur. After selling her first company, she went on to launch, advise, and invest in startups and produce more than 300 hours of original content across film, television, and digital platforms.
She is the creator, executive producer, and host of Behind the Brilliance, a weekly podcast featuring smart and funny conversations with an eclectic mix of innovators, creatives, and entrepreneurs. The show is syndicated on iHeartRadio and has been downloaded more than 1 million times.
On stage, Lisa has spoken throughout the U.S. and internationally delivering her signature mix of wit and wisdom as she informs and inspires audiences. Her appearances include events, colleges, shows, and conferences such as TEDx, Google, SXSW, USC, UCLA, Techne (Egypt), STRAW (Bahamas), and more.
Named a Woman Making a Difference by the Los Angeles Business Journal, Lisa and her work has been seen in dozens of media outlets including Forbes, Fast Company, Inc, Essence, and more. Lisa’s awards and nominations include the Cable Positive Award and the NAACP Theatre Award. Lisa earned a degree in Business Law from California State University where she graduated with honors. She later studied Entertainment Business and Storytelling at UCLA.
When she isn’t working, Lisa can be found learning to fly a Cessna 172, devouring a book, or roaming through an art museum.
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