Parisjat Umscheid is not your average mom. At the age of 39, she started competing in the sport of CrossFit. Now at 44 years old, Parisjat has taken on the challenge of becoming the next American Ninja Warrior. Parisjat will explain the relationship between physical and mental toughness and how her dedication to competition has translated to entrepreneurial success.
Highlights of This Episode:
- What inspired a 39-year old mom to start competing in CrossFit.
- Physical strength gives Parisjat the confidence that she can achieve anything she puts her mind to.
- Parisjat shares how her physical strength translates to mental strength.
- How Parisjat prepares for success behind the scenes in both business and CrossFit competitions.
- How Parisjat uses speaking as a strategic tool to share her knowledge and grow her business.
- Parisjat’s heartfelt motivation for training to be the next American Ninja Warrior.
- How Parisjat uses Periscope to document her training for American Ninja Warrior.
- Key strategies and examples for using Periscope and live streaming technology.
- How trusting yourself first is the key to having others trust you.
“Embrace your gift and bring it out for the world to see.”
– Parisjat Umscheid
Insights From Parisjat:
What has been the most influential book for you?
What is your business super power?
- Inspire people to take action to live a healthier lifestyle
What bold promise can you make to everyone that you meet?
- I can make you stronger.
What idea or belief do very few people agree with you on?
- That women can all do pull-ups.
If you could call yourself five years ago, and only had 30 seconds, what would you say?
- You are one tough, strong momma and to keep going.
What do you most want to be remembered for?
- Inspiring girls and women to embrace their true strength.
Links and Resources Mentioned in This Episode:
- Check out The PDX Periscoper
- Find Your Inner Ninja
- American Ninja Warrior
- Joel Comm
- Say “Hello” to Parisjat on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Periscope and Snapchat (@yourinnerninja).
About Parisjat Umscheid:
Parisjat Umscheid does it all. She is a mom of three, a CrossFit Level 1 and 2 certified coach and Masters Athlete, and an American Ninja Warrior in training.
Parisjat is also an Amazon Best Selling Author, Speaker, and Social Media Marketer who has helped businesses adapt to the changing Social Media landscape. Utilizing the power of Live Streaming and Storytelling via Periscope and Snapchat, Parisjat believes that creative storytelling and engagement are the key to success for building a strong community and growing your brand.