Success does not come easy to those who harbor it, and if anyone knows this to be true, it’s Erin Pande. Erin, who has studied and found herself involved in the wellness industry since 1997, locates her passion in her efforts to educate entrepreneurs about their own bodies so that they can in turn make educated purchases in wellness-related products and ventures.
If there is one source of serious inspiration and motivation for this wellness advocate, it’s her dedication to her faith. Erin believes that success is equivalent to “fulfilling [her] God-given purpose,” often turning to spiritual- and business-related audio content for motivation in her day-to-day routines. She models her life after the people whom she respects and values, and thus, makes sure these are the only people she surrounds herself with.
Erin’s personal growth and success did not always seem like an obvious option, though. She comes from a background of being obese when younger, which is part of what led her to seek what would give her personal outward and inward fulfillment in her life. Part of her ability to transform her life involved a willingness to see herself in a positive light. She saw and imagined who she wanted to be and therefore put what needed to be changed behind her.
Explaining what made the process doable for her, she notes that “the major responsibility that followed was to transform my mind so that it did not default to viewing myself as the obese little girl that I formerly was. Changing how you see yourself is vital to keeping the weight off long-term.”
This kind of advice is just one sage piece of many that Erin offers to her clients, who look up to her in hopes that they, too, may find closure and become the people they wish to be. Erin herself is a strong sense of inspiration for the entrepreneurial clients she supports and educates, given her immense personal success in overcoming her wellness setbacks. Within her line of work, her goals include improving clients’ energy, vitality, quality of life, and overall sense of wellness. She sticks to her self-decided standards and beliefs about personal growth, which is perhaps why people find success in the help she provides them with.
Regarding her own willingness for self-improvement, she notes that “outward success for me has always come down to doing the mundane work that others are unwilling to do in private.” In other words, she sees what needs to be done and recognizes that no one can make her do it except for herself, and so she rises to the challenge.
In fact, the concept of a challenge is a big part of what drives Erin, and so is the concept of responsibility. In particular, she sees persistence and perseverance as responsibilities of someone wanting to better his or herself, as well as a responsibility to oneself to not self-reflect as a victim. She is firm in the idea that time and persistence are necessary for achieving healthy bodily results, and, in combination with one’s willingness to rise to the occasion of their own responsibility, success can truly be achieved.
Erin’s accumulated ability to take inspiration and self-determination and turn them into change is not lost on her business. She’s able to turn these values into priceless information she can use to help clients decide how to immerse themselves in the wellness industry and make their own decisions about what products and ventures will bolster to their own wellness journeys.
All in all, Erin is a true inspiration in the field of wellness. She sees her role as one of knocking over the row of dominos. She owes her success to her dedication to her faith and her ability to educate others regarding what she believes is necessary for their overall health. This ultimately leads to them bringing about change in others, too.
With full confidence, Erin states, “I remind myself that the longer you sit in fear, doubt, or confusion, the more time that you waste.”