We had the good fortune of connecting with Michele Liggett and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Michele, what habits do you feel helped you succeed?
I am obsessed with habits and routines!! I have routines for everything from workouts to skin care. My morning routine is non-negotiable – it helps me get grounded and includes: celery juice, meditating, stretching, a healthy smoothie and CBD. For me, the consistency of these daily habits (plus many more!) keep me balanced and feeling my best so I can focus on moving my business forward.
Let’s talk shop? Tell us more about your career, what can you share with our community?
I am proud to say that I have been an elementary school teacher for 24 years! My teaching career has been rewarding, as well as, extremely stressful and challenging! Throughout my years as a teacher, I have been constantly searching for ways to manage daily stress and anxiety. I began with practicing yoga and meditation -which sparked the beginning of my wellness journey! I continued with eating healthier, journaling and then discovered CBD!! Incorporating CBD into my daily routine was life changing. The level of balance, calm, patience and ability to sleep was amazing. I knew I had to share it with everyone! Through my strong desire to help other people feel better – Trudevata was born!!
As I started my CBD oil wellness business, I discovered the importance of being consistent, persistent, and patient – all skills I use as a teacher! I stay consistent by following through with my daily wellness routines and systems for my business. Persistence is an absolute must! Not everyday is going to be easy – but I stay focused and optimistic so I can push through setbacks. Patience is a skill that I am still practicing – CBD definitely helps!!
Trudevata is a wellness CBD oil company passionate about empowering busy, stressed out people, to find balance and feel their best!
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
Ahhhh fun!! I would recommend they stay at Hotel Adeline in Scottsdale. We would relax by the pool, while enjoying food and drinks – everyday!
Afternoons would consist of shopping at Fashion Square Mall and exploring all of the shops in Old Town Scottsdale. The we would enjoy dinner at a different Scottsdale restaurant each night – two of my favorites are Citizen Public House and Toca Madera.
Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
I am beyond thankful for two amazing, supportive women’s communities: The Foundress and Powerhouse Women. As a member of the Foundress, I always feel supported and empowered. The Foundress monthly meetings provide professional development, as well as, inspiration and fun! Thank you Coley Arnold and Lindsey Holt for all of your leadership and support!
Powerhouse Women is a community that pushes you to dream bigger. Thank you Lindsey Schwartz for all of your guidance, support and expertise.
I am grateful to both of these communities for helping me grow personally as well as professionally.
Image credits: Janelle Montenegro Photography FemForce Photoshoots