Ep 76. Overcoming traumatic life events with guest Tracey Brinkmann

What happens when you're working toward a bold goal and life throws you a curveball? How do you get back on track after experiencing trauma? My guest has the answers!


Tracy Brinkmann has gone from hitting the rock bottom of drugs, divorce, bankruptcy and even the death of an 18-month-old daughter, to running the planning & marketing departments of some of corporate America’s finest companies to his own company helping driven dark horse entrepreneurs, scale their businesses, by crystalizing and monetizing their passions. 




In this episode we talk about:


[2:20] The dips that lead you to your goals

[5:20] Rebuilding life and goals after drugs

[8:15] Experiencing the loss of a child

[12:30] Tracey’s “eye chart” process

[14:40] The first step of a goal is asking for help

[23:30] Tracey’s experience with the “cubicle escape”

[25:45] You HAVE to step out of your comfort zone

[28:48] Be careful who you share your “goal up goals” with

[30:10] How to connect with Tracey




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Connect with Tracey Brinkmann:


Instagram @darkhorseschooling

Facebook @darkhorseentrepreneur

 LinkedIn @tracybrinkmann



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