Written By: Dr. Jaime G. Raygoza
In an inspirational Finding the Unicorn in You episode, Rolando Cristobal shares his journey of stepping away from corporate life to follow his passion. The pandemic reset Rolando’s values, leading him to leave Corporate America and become a full-time content creator and entrepreneur.
Taking the Leap of Faith:
Craving more freedom and happiness, Rolando made the difficult decision to leave his career after 10 years. He felt called to take a risk and chase his dreams rather than play it safe in an unfulfilling 9 to 5. Rolando discusses the challenges of reinventing his identity and future path.
Growth Mindset Mentality:
According to Rolando, adopting a growth rather than a fixed mindset is key to being a unicorn. Despite past struggles, he knows he can improve at anything through consistency and the right mindset. This belief drives Rolando to expand his capabilities and accomplish his goals.
The Joys and Pains of Influencing:
As an influencer, Rolando has experienced rapid TikTok growth. But he acknowledges influencing is essentially a 24/7 job. He’s learning to balance constantly creating content with living in the moment. Rolando hopes to inspire others to bravely pursue their passions too.
Feed Your Mind:
Rolando advises dream-chasers to expose themselves to new ideas, books, and podcasts instead of distraction. Broadening your mind facilitates creative breakthroughs and unlocks your potential. He continues self-development to keep producing valuable content.
The key takeaway from Rolando is that unicorns take bold risks to live authentically. Rather than fear failure, leap towards your purpose with a growth mindset. Let no obstacle or convention hold you back from your dreams.
To hear Rolando’s full inspirational story, check out his episode of Finding the Unicorn in You!
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Rolando Cristobal embodies the bold unicorn spirit. His courage to walk away from convention inspires us all to live more freely.
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