Many yoga professionals struggle finding their place in this world with juggling the business side and the spirituality, not to mention tackling social media and all of the judgement that comes with it. Jerry Justizia joins us today with an...
Many yoga professionals struggle finding their place in this world with juggling the business side and the spirituality, not to mention tackling social media and all of the judgement that comes with it.
Jerry Justizia joins us today with an inspiring interview where she shares her “why” for sharing her yoga practice on social media and how she used her need to find leggings for curvy girls to inspire her to create her own.
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Jerry is a certified Yoga teacher who uses her social media account to uplift curvy black women by sharing her yoga practice and specially designed leggings. Originally from Benin in West-Africa, Justizia moved to Virginia where she created a brand to serve the conscious tribe with everything from a sustainable clothing line to all metaphysical products.
-Jerry’s yoga beginnings
-How she got comfortable sharing her practice on social media
-Overcoming body image and racial issues on social media
-Dealing with negative comments on your social media
-Why she presses forward on social media as a black woman
-How she deals with criticism about her yoga and religion, and how she meshes the two together
-She talks about spirituality and yoga in her life
-Balancing making money and sharing her spirituality
-How she founded a complementary business selling yoga and metaphysical products
-Why she designed yoga leggings for curvy people and how she incorporated her culture into them
-The process of designing and manufacturing your own products
-Why she has a never ending amount of content to share and how you can too
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Music: The State of Things (The Bouncy Song) by Rena Wren is used with permission.