Could you leave a six-figure executive leadership job at a national nonprofit to chase happiness?
Could you close the door on a prestigious, well-respected career as an attorney (one that took you over eight years to earn) in order to have more control over your time?
Listen in as real estate investor and serial entrepreneur Lola Sophia Bovell shares how she mustered up the courage to take a leap into the unknown and imagine a whole new way to generate income.
What’s it like to leave a respected, well-paying job for entrepreneurship?
This episode features the illustrious Lola Sophia Bovell, a real estate investor, attorney, serial entrepreneur, and host of The Latina Advocate Podcast.
Join us as Lola shares her inspiring journey, including the moment she finally had the courage to ask herself if she was truly happy and the pivotal moments that led her to pivot from policy and politics to real estate and entrepreneurship.
Lola’s passion for helping marginalized communities develop diverse income streams as a route to freedom will leave you feeling inspired and motivated.
In this episode, Lola also shares her various streams of revenue and her secrets to balancing motherhood and entrepreneurship.
In addition, she opens up about how she fell into creating The Latina Advocate Podcast. Find out all about her upcoming special Summer In Puerto Rico podcast segment. You won’t want to miss it!
Tune in to The Talk Freelance To Me Podcast to hear Lola’s amazing story and learn from her invaluable insights. Remember, success is possible when you follow your passion and take action!
00:02:54 Lola’s journey toward entrepreneurship
00:07:10 The courage to ask yourself if you’re truly happy
00:10:56 Pivoting from policy and politics to real estate and entrepreneurship
00:14:11 A passion for helping marginalized communities develop diverse income streams as a route to freedom
00:17:52 Remembering where we came from and lifting up others as we climb
00:19:52 Lola’s various streams of revenue
00:24:46 How Lola balances motherhood and Entrepreneurship
00:28:04 Resisting busyness and taking massive action toward your big goals
00:30:18 How Lola fell into creating The Latina Advocate Podcast
00:33:23 All about Lola’s “Summer in Puerto Rico” special podcast segment in Summer 2023
About Lola Sophia Bovell
Lola Bovell is host of The Latina Advocate Podcast where she focuses on creating joy, sharing awareness on the relevant issues of the day, and building generational wealth. Lola is an attorney by trade & is passionate about empowering others to build their best lives—for themselves & their families. With experience in the corporate world from entry-level positions to the C-suite, she understands the realities of the workforce and the importance of advocating for oneself at work. She now focuses her time on the podcast, coaching others with their public speaking, building a portfolio via real estate investing, & helping others do the same.
Connect with Lola
Lola on Instagram
Link to Lola’s podcast, The Latina Advocate Podcast
Link to Lola’s Summer in Puerto Rico Segment
Noteworthy Quotes from this Episode
“As I’ve gotten older, I’ve realized that more and more that my worth really comes from me. It’s not from anybody else. I don’t need the validation of other people. When I really own my worth, honor myself, and give myself love I am just that much better of an advocate for other people. That’s also when I’m attracting the people that have matching vibrational energy, and then were able to do so much together.”
“It comes down to having the courage to look within and say, ‘Am I truly happy?’ When I was on the verge of leaving my last position, I remember sitting in my car and being like, ‘Wow, I really don’t want to do this today.’ Mind you, this was a dream job. It was a job that I really thought I always wanted. But that’s the thing about life, sometimes you’ll get what you ultimately always wanted. Then you’ll realize this isn’t what I thought it was going to be, it doesn’t actually fulfill me, and my interest is actually elsewhere. We get on these tracks and we create these limiting beliefs that are then affirmed by society. And the reality is that there’s no such thing. Have the courage to ask questions and really follow your happiness. Follow that curiosity. The universe will always provide.”
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