#82: From Street Urchin to Tech Disruptor | Dr. Venus Opal Reese

Get F***ing Real

Aug 26 2021 • 1 hr 16 mins

Dr. Venus Opal Reese is the bestselling author of, "Black Woman Millionaire," CEO of VenusOpal Enterprises Inc, and star of “Hot Mess Millionaire,” which has over 5 million views on Amazon Prime. Do you have “special needs?” Dr. Venus went from living on the streets at 16 to earning a Masters Degree and PhD at Stanford to owning a multi 7-figure business where she made $5 million in her first 6 years. Which is quite the #GFR journey, however today’s interview is focused on what Dr. Venus is doing now that she’s dismantled the empire she built, along with ending her marriage and liquidating all her assets. Listen as Dr. Venus shares the series of GFRMoments that convinced her to burn everything down at once in one of the rawest and realest* episodes we’ve ever done. We also get into what she’s learned about owning her PTSD and advocating for her special needs that empowered her to rise from the ashes with a tech company specifically built to empower and advocate for other black women. *Note! When we say “one of the rawest and realest,” we mean it. You might wanna listen to this one when the kids aren’t around. ResourcesGrab Dr. Venus’ Gifts: Join the Truth Tribe and https://www.amazon.com/Caste-Oprahs-Book-Club-Discontents/dp/B085VXLKRJ/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=caste&qid=1627340088&sr=8-1 (Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents) The 12 GFR Commandments - https://gfr.life/12c (download your own copy now) https://gfr.life/squad (Join the GFR Squad) - get started for just 20 Bucks! Plus get access to the Squad exclusive video “ How to Trust God With Your Money & Your Life” with Dr. Venus Opal Reese Did you enjoy the podcast?If you liked this episode let me know! Reviews for the podcast on iTunes are much appreciated! This helps us reach entrepreneurs just like you to be unapologetically themselves. If you received value from this episode, it would mean the world if you could take a moment and leave your 5-star rating and positive review. You can do that by https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/get-f-ing-real/id1464530109 (visiting right here)https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/get-f-ing-real/id1464530109 (.)