Life Behind the Highlight Real

7: Success on Your Own Terms w/ Jona Flores

December 13, 2021 Sarah Huffman, William Huffman Season 1 Episode 7
Life Behind the Highlight Real
7: Success on Your Own Terms w/ Jona Flores
Show Notes

Success never comes on a silver platter; you have to work for it. According to our guest Jona Flores, you just need to outwork everybody around you.

Jona is the perfect definition of a self-made businesswoman. 

At 18, she moved out of her mother's house to face life independently and took herself through college, working multiple jobs. 

In this episode, Jona will share her journey to becoming the person she is today. 

She also shares how she earned Realtor Magazine's 30 Under 30.

Key Talking Points of the Episode:

  • Getting to know Jona
  • How Jona met us
  • Can Jona attribute her success to being routine-oriented?
  • Jona's national award
  • How is Jona giving back to the community?
  • Jona's favorite restaurants

Magical Quotes from the Episode

"If there's anything that teaches you work ethic, it's hardship."

"It's impossible to be the smartest person in the room. And if you're the smartest person in any room, you're not hanging out in the right room."

"You don't have to be the smartest. You just have to work harder. You need to outwork everybody that's around you."

"If I don't have a solution for you right now, I'm the right person to go get you on."

"If you don't start giving when you can't, you're not going to do it when you are successful."

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