BEHIND THE GRIT

Hey! I’m Dylan King. Welcome to Queen of Grit. I’d love to share with you a little bit about who I am and where I come from. 

I love helping millennial women further their career by enhancing their communication skills by boosting their self-confidence so they can better connect with those around them.

I have a BFA in Performing Arts, and I worked as a Starbucks Store Manager for 8 years. Towards the end of my tenure at Starbucks, things just started to feel a little… off. In fact, they felt so off that I created a secret Instagram away from my friends and family where the bio was “a place to be the things I can’t in real life.”  

But the more I posted on that account, the more I realized just how out of alignment I was living. I had strayed so far from my purpose that I wasn’t even sure what it was anymore. It got to a point where I could either keep working- pushing to meet goals that didn’t bring me any joy or fulfillment- or resign and figure out what that purpose was.  

So I resigned.  

With no new job. No direction. Just a little bit of savings, and a lot of hope.  

I took tons of classes. Anything that had ever peaked my interest- I learned about. If I saw an ad for a free webinar, I took it and made diligent notes. And finally, I took a class that really clicked. Life Coaching.  

That’s when things really started to fall into place. I got my certifications for Life & Success Coaching, Hypnotherapy, Neurolinguistic Programming, Emotional Freedom Techniques, and TIME Techniques: all certified through the International Board of Coaches and Practitioners.  

And now- when I look back on what I’ve pursued in the past (theatre, my career path at Starbucks), I realize that what I was trying to do was support people in their journey to connect with others. Whether it was through art or a cup of coffee, my passion has always been to connect and inspire others.  

So now I do it 1:1, supporting people on their mission to communicate. 

To be seen. To be heard. To be understood. 

Share on InstagramShare on PinterestShare on Youtube

YOUR GOALS. IN REAL LIFE.

Get the Gritty Girl's Guide to Goal Setting.

DOWNLOAD NOW