86: Shanna Dickerson on Building A Ultra Luxury Travel Company and Why We Should Start Living Our Dream Life Now

Shanna Dickerson on Building A Ultra Luxury Travel Company and Why We Should Start Living Our Dream Life Now

Welcome to episode 86 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

We have Shanna Dickerson, Founder, and CEO of Blue Sky Luxury Travels, stopping by for a fascinating discussion on building an unmistakable ultra-luxury travel company, why we can’t put off living our dream life, and much more. Before she helped luxury travelers and businesses worldwide, including A-list clients such as Sir Richard Branson, she had a successful music industry career.

However, at the tender age of 30, she was already experiencing a midlife crisis, and she kept asking herself, “Is it more important to live where you want and find work, or stay where you are climbing a corporate ladder with the hopes of retiring to an amazing place when you’re 60?”


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • The current state of travel
  • Shanna’s gymnastics and tennis background and how it benefits her now
  • Shanna’s origin story and “midlife” crisis
  • The continual evolution of Shanna’s business (and why pivoting is good)
  • How Blue Sky has continued to grow over the years
  • Working with the affluent and how Shanna got her initial clients
  • The various obstacles that Shanna has faced as an entrepreneur (hurricanes are one of them)
  • Rebuilding her company after Hurricane Irma & Maria swept it all away
  • Staying mentally focused and composed as things get stressful
  • Initial habits and tips to building a concierge business
  • How FB Live’s dramatically boosted Shanna’s company (and it’s due to an overlooked reason)
  • Shanna’s tv pilot
  • Shanna’s wellness routine and habits
  • And much more

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