SHERO CARROLL: What is a feminist?

Tori: Who are you? What do you do?


Shero Carroll: Shero, women's rights activist, socialite and owner of Sysmic App


Tori: What was your first business (including running your own business)? How long did this last or are you still involved in the same business?


Shero: I ran a spa for about a year, no longer in that field of work.


Tori: Biggest challenge? How did you get through it?


Shero: Moving to LA, I had to work hard and take the risk of losing everything.


Tori: What is something that you wish you could go back and tell yourself before starting this journey?


Shero: Don't worry you're going to make it!


Tori: What did you do before owning your own/running your business?


Shero: I was a celebrity spray tan artist.


Tori: What/who made you take the first leap?


Shero: My mom helped me, she knew I didn't belong in NC. I had already essentially lost

everything before moving to LA so i thought it couldn't get any worse so might as well move

and take another risk.


Tori: Who was the first to believe in you and give you real support (financial/sweat equity)?


Shero: My mom. And my mom helped me financially in LA for a long time to get on my feet.


Tori: Was this your dream job? If not, what was?


Shero: Not my dream job but working on finding my dream job


Tori: Why did you get into this field?


Shero: I always liked fashion and having my picture taken I wanted to empower other women, I feel women aren't as strong as we used to be.


Tori: What is your biggest failure that you turned into a success?


Shero: Going in debt for my app then turning it around.


Tori: If you could change one thing about your life today for the better, what would it be?


Shero: Find a way to live between Miami and LA.


Tori: How is your life/work balance? Body, mind, and soul weekly routine? Do you

say/write out affirmations?


Shero: I think my balance is good. I sometimes think I work too much but I like it. I do both.


Tori: When was the last time you tried something new/ Stepped out of routine?


Shero: I recently got into cold plunging in the morning it was hard at first but now I

like it


Tori: Favorite book that changed your life?


Shero: Reality Transurfing


Tori: Do you think your gender gives you an advantage or disadvantage in today’s

World?


Shero: BOTH


Tori: Have you experienced different treatment from your peers of the opposite sex?


Shero: Sometimes


Tori: Thoughts on the glass ceiling?


Shero: Glass ceiling definitely still exists and I don't think it will ever be broken until we have not one but a few female presidents.


Tori: What advice would you give your children/ future children about succeeding in a

patriarchal society?


Shero: If i have a daughter use it to her advantage but also don't let it disadvantage her.


Tori: If you could talk to a young boy/girl from your hometown neighborhood who aspires to

have your career/job/focus what would tell them? Advice.


Shero: I came from a really tough city, I would assure them they can make it. They just need to

hustle hard and get out of Fayetteville!


Tori: Fun fact about you?


Shero: I was completely vegan for almost five years.


Tori: Number one piece of advice you remember?


Shero: Put your emotions aside for every decision you make it life


Tori: Where can we find you online?


Shero: instagram.com/sherosphere


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