“I believe the problem you’re designed to solve is right under your nose, but you have to pay attention to what people are knocking on your door asking you to help them solve.”

In this episode of True Grit and Grace, host Amberly Lago welcomes Dr Karim Ellis. Dr. Ellis, known as the #1 Breakthrough Strategist, is a best-selling author and renowned speaker with over 20 years of experience in speaking and mentoring. He is also the host of the Les Brown Motivational Show and the founder of the GPS Speakers Academy.

In this inspiring episode, they discuss the impact of childhood qualities and experiences on personal and professional development. Dr Ellis shares his beliefs on purpose, the importance of accepting one’s calling, and the power of creativity. This episode offers valuable insights and inspiration for listeners looking to unlock their potential and make a positive impact in the world. Tune in now for an inspiring and transformative discussion.


  • What it looks like to achieve a dream career you haven’t imagined yet (7:15)
  • How to reframe a big career disappointment (17:20)
  • Karim’s GPS for success in money and career (27:35)
  • The number one reason people don’t achieve their goals and dreams (49:50)
  • Understanding the concept of relationship capital  (1:06:03)

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  • Get a free digital copy of Karim’s book by DMing his team on Instagram and letting them know you heard him on True Grit and Grace within 72 hours of the episode going live!

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