37: Zero to seven figures with Ama Amo-Agyei
Play โ€ข 1 hr 25 min

David speaks with Ama Amo-Agyei, a wellness entrepreneur and the founder of Plantmade.

Plantmade creates powerful, vegan growth products handmade in small batches to make an actual difference in you and the planet!

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๐Ÿ‘ค Connect with Ama:

Twitter: @amaa__official

Podcast: @riceathomepodcast

Website: weareplantmade.com

๐Ÿ“„ Show notes:

Where everything started for Ama [3:53]

Learning what wealth looks like [6:03]

The book that changed her life [7:25]

Lessons about success [9:22]

The insight that helped Ama to break free [11:26]

How Amaโ€™s life trajectory changed [15:45]

The first steps Ama took to be an entrepreneur [19:59]

Learning and developing skills [24:21]

Copywriting is a massive skill to be able to develop [31:04]

Getting a job in recruitment sales, Amaโ€™s worst decision [37:18]

A conflict of passion [42:20]

Getting fired two weeks before COVID [45:34]

How getting fired became the best thing to happen to her [47:21]

The secret to resilience [48:42]

Self-limiting beliefs [51:56]

Impostor Syndrome is a good thing [53:51]

The optionality that comes with success [59:00]

Building a legacy with Plantmade [1:01:48]

๐Ÿ—ฃ Mentioned in the show:

Rich Dad Poor Dad

Ryan Holiday

Shane Parrish


Dan Lok


Impostor Syndrome


Mariee Revere

Kia Commodore

Pennies To Pounds

Steven Bartlett

Plant Made

๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿพโ€๐Ÿ’ป About David Elikwu:

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