Learn about our guest
In this episode, we sat down with Razz, she is the owner of Ms Tryss Boutique, a pole dancing studio in Monterey, California. She has been practicing pole dance since 2013 and is a certified instructor. In addition to her expertise in pole dancing, Razz is also a professional musician, and she brings her high-energy performance style to her teaching and choreography. Razz is a passionate believer in the empowering effects of alternative fitness and is dedicated to helping her students unlock their confidence and take ownership of their bodies through her classes. Razz shared her inspiring story of how she went from being a student at the studio to eventually taking over ownership. She also discussed the challenges she faced as a new business owner during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, and how she was able to overcome them and grow. Listen in as Razz talks about her journey from student to instructor to brick and mortar business owner, and the lessons she learned along the way.
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Ownership change process in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic
Using her knowledge of pole dancing and fitness to channel chaotic energy and take control of difficult situations.
Role that technology has played in helping Razz grow her business, and the importance of outsourcing significant processes of her business
Accepting success after reaching the thriving stage of her business
Representing alternative fitness in her community
The importance of fostering a strong connection with your community, especially during challenging times.
The benefits of caring deeply about what you do and the positive impact it can have on your business.
The value of being able to adapt quickly and learn from your experiences.
The importance of asking for help when you need it, and the benefits of being open to guidance from others.
The use of business tools and strategies to help reduce stress and maintain consistency in your operations.
About Ms Tryss Dance Boutique:
Ms Tryss Boutique offers a wide range of pole dance classes that combine stretching, core work, sensual dance, and “vertical aerobics” into an exciting and challenging workout. Pole dancing is a fantastic way to build strength and flexibility, and their classes are designed to help you achieve your fitness goals regardless of skill level or experience.
Connect with Razz:
Website – Ms Tryss Boutique
LinkedIn –Lauren ‘Razz’ Palumbi