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How to Do What You Love
256: How to Do What You Love

256: How to Do What You Love

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This is an encore presentation of episode 220

Doing What You Love

Carlota Zimmerman took a few runs at creating a successful and passionate life of freedom before finally finding her passion and success as a coach. Carlotta shares her journey on this episode of the How to Quit Working Show.

About Carlota

As the Creativity Yenta, Carlota Zimmerman blends undaunted enthusiasm with a “let’s get real, people” coaching style that has helped clients across the globe start businesses, find fulfilling second careers, and become leaders in their respective fields.A self-taught entrepreneur, Carlota launched her business, www.carlotaworldwide.com in 2008, with more moxie than money, using cutting-edge social media strategies to build an international brand.
No less than US News & World Report has named her a “social media expert”, and she’s been featured in the “be beautiful career” section of Latina Magazine’s Spring 2015 issue. Besides writing for Huffington Post and Thought Catalog, her professional career advice has appeared in the New York Post, MSNBC.com, Monster.com, AboveTheLaw.com, and numerous other websites.Offline, Carlota leads entrepreneurship seminars for women and minorities, and teaches artists to become successful business owners through professional development workshops, at CUNY, the NY Public Library, Indiana University and Queens Council on the Arts. She is currently developing a summer 2015 workshop for General Assembly, and is in talks with Freelancers Union to host a live edition of her small business podcast, “No Frills Small Business.”A prolific speaker and writer, Carlota will be coaching attendees at July’s BlogHer2015 Conference on building a brand through Google+. Earlier this year, she moderated a panel on “Career Building through Social Media: the New Reality for Budding Female Artists and Professionals,” at Social Media Week NYC 2015.Before starting her business, Carlota worked in the theater and TV news. Her first play, “Man at His Best,” won the 1991 Young Playwrights Festival, and has since been produced off-Broadway, and around the world. As an assignment editor/producer for CNN, FOX, NBC and ABC News, Carlota covered breaking news stories in Russia, Washington, D.C. and NYC. Her beats included the Kremlin, the White House and Capitol Hill. She also took part in the coverage of news stories as diverse and captivating as Monica Lewinsky, Elian Gonzalez, and 9/11. A native New Yorker, fluent in Russian, Carlota is a graduate of Wellesley College. She received her law degree from Indiana University-Bloomington Maurer School of Law.

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About Jeff Steinmann

Jeff wants to help you Live More. He is the author of How to Quit Working, A Simple Plan to Quit Your Job for a Life of Freedom. He hosts a weekly show called The How to Quit Working Show that features lessons from Freedom Fanatics who quit their soul-sucking 9-5 job and created a business that lets them live a passionate life of freedom. Jeff also writes for several media outlets, including The Huffington Post, Lifehack and Elite Daily. Most of all, Jeff is a Freedom Fanatic, fiercely devoted to finding a better way to “do life”.

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