Episode 19 - Dani Ausen
The incredible queen of all things design related, Dani Ausen, joins the show to talk about how she makes the most of her talents in working at a prominent university, launching her own custom designed jewelry business and her prominent role in making Market Day what it is today.
"Eat the elephant one bite at a time"
"Don't think you can't do it, you can, you just have to start somewhere"
What They're Sayin..
"You empower many people – including me – to do bigger and better in this world." - Cat Rocketship
"Dani was one of the first people to really advise me on my current career path and I can't thank her enough for getting me to where I am now." - John Bosley
4:00 - Dani's Many Talents
11:00 - Early Dani Days
15:00 - Picking a Path
28:38 - Dani AWESOME / Market Day
37:38 - The Show Circuit
41:10 - The Future of Dani AWESOME
42:48 - Vendor Fair Stories
49:15 - The Design Process
55:18 - The Drive to Keep Going
1:00:00 - Life Hacks
1:04:37 - Setbacks Leading to Success
1:10:00 - People Talk
1:15:30 - Quick Hitters